The table below looks at the statistics for Security Cleared in IT jobs advertised for the Scotland region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Security Cleared over the 3 months to 29 April 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
29 Apr 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Security Clearance
Rank 91 105 109
Rank change year-on-year
+14 +4
Permanent jobs citing Security Cleared 76 54 78
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 2.64% 1.72% 1.96%
As % of the Qualifications category 9.92% 6.59% 8.02%
Number of salaries quoted 58 36 44
Average salary £47,500 £40,213 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+18.12% +0.53%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £24,000 £27,800
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £55,000 £48,200
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £46,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year
-3.22% +3.33%
Security Cleared
UK

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Qualifications category in permanent jobs advertised in the Scotland region.

Qualifications Category
Scotland
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
766 819 972
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 26.65% 26.07% 24.48%
Number of salaries quoted 480 504 638
Average salary £45,000 £42,926 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.83% +7.31%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,550 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £55,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

Security Cleared
Jobs Demand Trend in Scotland

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Security Cleared across the Scotland region as a proportion of the total demand within the Qualifications category.

Security Cleared Jobs Demand Trend in Scotland

Security Cleared
Salary Trend in Scotland

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Security Cleared across the Scotland region.

Security Cleared Salary Trend in Scotland

Security Cleared
Salary Histogram in Scotland

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Security Cleared across the Scotland region over the 3 months to 29 April 2016.

Security Cleared Salary Histogram in Scotland

Security Cleared
Job Locations in Scotland

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Security Cleared within the Scotland region over the 3 months to 29 April 2016. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Glasgow +20 49 £47,500 +43.93% 11
Edinburgh +37 39 £47,500 -13.63% 4
Argyll and Bute - 5 £26,914 - 1
Aberdeen - 3 £23,500 -
Renfrewshire +1 2 - - 5
Moray - 2 £37,500 -
Highlands -2 1 - -
Security Cleared
UK

Security Cleared
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 29 April 2016, IT jobs across the Scotland region citing Security Cleared also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited Security Cleared.

1 86 (54.43%) Agile Software Development
2 53 (33.54%) Stakeholder Management
3 50 (31.65%) SC Cleared
4 46 (29.11%) PRINCE2
5 45 (28.48%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
6 41 (25.95%) Java
7 34 (21.52%) Open Source
8 33 (20.89%) Business Intelligence
9 32 (20.25%) HTML
9 32 (20.25%) QlikView
10 31 (19.62%) JavaScript
10 31 (19.62%) Web Services
11 30 (18.99%) CSS
11 30 (18.99%) JBoss
11 30 (18.99%) XHTML
11 30 (18.99%) SOA
11 30 (18.99%) Hibernate
11 30 (18.99%) Scrum
11 30 (18.99%) Spring Security
11 30 (18.99%) jQuery
11 30 (18.99%) User Acceptance Testing
11 30 (18.99%) Unit Testing
11 30 (18.99%) Continuous Integration
11 30 (18.99%) SQL Server Analysis Services
11 30 (18.99%) Alfresco
11 30 (18.99%) SQL Server Integration Services
11 30 (18.99%) JSON
11 30 (18.99%) Document Management
11 30 (18.99%) Data Management
11 30 (18.99%) SQL Server Reporting Services

Security Cleared
Top Related IT Skills in Scotland by Category

For the 6 months to 29 April 2016, IT jobs across the Scotland region citing Security Cleared also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited Security Cleared. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 30 (18.99%) Alfresco
1 30 (18.99%) JBoss
2 6 (3.80%) SharePoint
3 5 (3.16%) MS Exchange
4 4 (2.53%) OpenStack
5 3 (1.90%) CMS
5 3 (1.90%) IIS
5 3 (1.90%) SharePoint Server
6 2 (1.27%) MS Project Server
7 1 (0.63%) Confluence
7 1 (0.63%) Exchange Server 2010
7 1 (0.63%) SAS
Applications
1 15 (9.49%) MS Excel
2 2 (1.27%) MS Office
2 2 (1.27%) MS Project
3 1 (0.63%) MS Visio
3 1 (0.63%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 1 (0.63%) Dynamics CRM
1 1 (0.63%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 1 (0.63%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 7 (4.43%) WAN
2 6 (3.80%) LAN
2 6 (3.80%) Network Security
3 5 (3.16%) SAN
4 4 (2.53%) TETRA
4 4 (2.53%) Wi-Fi
5 3 (1.90%) Firewall
5 3 (1.90%) TCP/IP
6 2 (1.27%) VoIP
6 2 (1.27%) WebEx
7 1 (0.63%) BGP
7 1 (0.63%) DHCP
7 1 (0.63%) DNS
7 1 (0.63%) EIGRP
7 1 (0.63%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
7 1 (0.63%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
7 1 (0.63%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 32 (20.25%) QlikView
2 30 (18.99%) SQL Server Analysis Services
2 30 (18.99%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 30 (18.99%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 29 (18.35%) BusinessObjects
3 29 (18.35%) Data Warehouse
4 5 (3.16%) SQL Server
5 4 (2.53%) Relational Database
6 3 (1.90%) GIS
7 1 (0.63%) Base SAS
7 1 (0.63%) MS Access
7 1 (0.63%) Oracle Database
7 1 (0.63%) Oracle Database 10g
7 1 (0.63%) Oracle Database 11g
7 1 (0.63%) Oracle Database 12c
Development Applications
1 30 (18.99%) Artifactory
1 30 (18.99%) Jenkins
1 30 (18.99%) Maven
2 29 (18.35%) Talend Open Studio
3 24 (15.19%) Selenium
4 4 (2.53%) Rational DOORS
4 4 (2.53%) Rational Rhapsody
5 3 (1.90%) PowerBuilder
General
1 12 (7.59%) Telecoms
2 10 (6.33%) Finance
3 7 (4.43%) Marketing
4 5 (3.16%) Banking
5 2 (1.27%) Electronics
5 2 (1.27%) French Language
5 2 (1.27%) German Language
5 2 (1.27%) Manufacturing
5 2 (1.27%) Spanish Language
6 1 (0.63%) Advertising
6 1 (0.63%) Aerospace
6 1 (0.63%) Avionics
6 1 (0.63%) Law
6 1 (0.63%) Retail
Job Titles
1 54 (34.18%) Developer
2 33 (20.89%) Consultant
3 29 (18.35%) Business Intelligence Consultant
3 29 (18.35%) Business Intelligence Developer
4 22 (13.92%) Java Developer
4 22 (13.92%) Open Source Developer
5 19 (12.03%) Architect
5 19 (12.03%) Project Manager
6 15 (9.49%) Senior Manager
6 15 (9.49%) Senior Project Manager
7 14 (8.86%) Solutions Architect
8 12 (7.59%) Software Engineer
9 11 (6.96%) Analyst
10 10 (6.33%) Technical Architect
10 10 (6.33%) Technical Solutions Architect
11 8 (5.06%) Field Engineer
11 8 (5.06%) Support Analyst
12 7 (4.43%) Senior Software Engineer
13 6 (3.80%) IT Engineer
13 6 (3.80%) Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 32 (20.25%) HTML
2 31 (19.62%) Web Services
3 30 (18.99%) CSS
3 30 (18.99%) Gherkin
3 30 (18.99%) Hibernate
3 30 (18.99%) jQuery
3 30 (18.99%) JSON
3 30 (18.99%) RESTful
3 30 (18.99%) Spring
3 30 (18.99%) Spring Security
3 30 (18.99%) XHTML
4 5 (3.16%) .NET
4 5 (3.16%) XML
5 2 (1.27%) ASP.NET
5 2 (1.27%) Software Packaging
6 1 (0.63%) ADO.NET
6 1 (0.63%) ISPF
6 1 (0.63%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 29 (18.35%) Visualisation
2 6 (3.80%) Driving Licence
2 6 (3.80%) EPoS
2 6 (3.80%) Health Informatics
2 6 (3.80%) Informatics
3 5 (3.16%) Computer Science
3 5 (3.16%) Management Information System
4 4 (2.53%) Analytical Skills
5 3 (1.90%) Digital Media
6 1 (0.63%) Blog
6 1 (0.63%) CESG
6 1 (0.63%) Cybercrime
6 1 (0.63%) Mathematics
6 1 (0.63%) Physics
6 1 (0.63%) Security Operations Centre
Operating Systems
1 19 (12.03%) Windows
2 10 (6.33%) Unix
3 9 (5.70%) Linux
4 7 (4.43%) Solaris
5 6 (3.80%) Windows Server
6 5 (3.16%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 4 (2.53%) Windows 7
8 3 (1.90%) HPUX
8 3 (1.90%) VxWorks
8 3 (1.90%) Windows 8
8 3 (1.90%) Windows Server 2012
9 2 (1.27%) AIX
9 2 (1.27%) OpenVMS
9 2 (1.27%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
9 2 (1.27%) Windows Server 2003
9 2 (1.27%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 86 (54.43%) Agile Software Development
2 53 (33.54%) Stakeholder Management
3 46 (29.11%) PRINCE2
4 34 (21.52%) Open Source
5 33 (20.89%) Business Intelligence
6 30 (18.99%) BDD
6 30 (18.99%) Continuous Integration
6 30 (18.99%) Data Management
6 30 (18.99%) Document Management
6 30 (18.99%) Scrum
6 30 (18.99%) SOA
6 30 (18.99%) Unit Testing
6 30 (18.99%) User Acceptance Testing
7 29 (18.35%) Enterprise Data Management
7 29 (18.35%) ETL
8 28 (17.72%) ITIL
9 20 (12.66%) Business Analysis
10 18 (11.39%) UML
11 17 (10.76%) ITIL V3
12 16 (10.13%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 41 (25.95%) Java
2 31 (19.62%) JavaScript
3 6 (3.80%) Perl
3 6 (3.80%) Shell Script
3 6 (3.80%) SQL
4 3 (1.90%) Bash Shell
4 3 (1.90%) C#
4 3 (1.90%) C++
4 3 (1.90%) MATLAB
4 3 (1.90%) VB
4 3 (1.90%) VB.NET
4 3 (1.90%) VBA
5 2 (1.27%) C
5 2 (1.27%) Korn
5 2 (1.27%) PowerShell
6 1 (0.63%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 50 (31.65%) SC Cleared
2 45 (28.48%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
3 12 (7.59%) Degree
4 5 (3.16%) Cisco Certification
4 5 (3.16%) CISSP
5 4 (2.53%) CCNA
5 4 (2.53%) SANS
6 2 (1.27%) CCNP
6 2 (1.27%) ITIL Certification
6 2 (1.27%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
6 2 (1.27%) Microsoft Certification
7 1 (0.63%) CEH
7 1 (0.63%) HNC
7 1 (0.63%) HND
7 1 (0.63%) ISEB
7 1 (0.63%) ISTQB
7 1 (0.63%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
7 1 (0.63%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
7 1 (0.63%) MCITP
7 1 (0.63%) SAS Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 29 (18.35%) Data Quality
2 6 (3.80%) Disclosure Scotland
3 2 (1.27%) SLA
4 1 (0.63%) QA
System Software
1 7 (4.43%) Active Directory
2 5 (3.16%) VMware Infrastructure
3 4 (2.53%) Veritas Cluster Server
3 4 (2.53%) Veritas File System
3 4 (2.53%) Veritas Volume Manager
4 2 (1.27%) Hyper-V
4 2 (1.27%) vSphere
5 1 (0.63%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 3 (1.90%) NetBackup
2 2 (1.27%) Veritas Storage Foundation
3 1 (0.63%) SCCM
3 1 (0.63%) WSUS
Vendors
1 29 (18.35%) Cognos
1 29 (18.35%) Talend
2 19 (12.03%) Microsoft
3 12 (7.59%) HP
3 12 (7.59%) Oracle
4 9 (5.70%) VMware
5 6 (3.80%) Dell
5 6 (3.80%) Fujitsu
6 5 (3.16%) Juniper
6 5 (3.16%) Sun
6 5 (3.16%) Veritas
7 4 (2.53%) Cisco
8 3 (1.90%) CheckPoint
8 3 (1.90%) F5
9 2 (1.27%) Blue Coat
9 2 (1.27%) Kaspersky
9 2 (1.27%) Nortel
9 2 (1.27%) Red Hat
9 2 (1.27%) SAP
9 2 (1.27%) Trend Micro
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Salary: From £35,000 to £50,000 per annum Plus excellent benefits
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Salary: From £40,000 to £55,000 per annum PLus excellent benefits
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Salary: From £50,000 to £65,000 per annum Plus excellent benefits
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Salary: Competative salary and benefits package
Posted: 4 days ago
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Salary: £42000 - £55000 per annum + benefits
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Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + benefits
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