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 31 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
31 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Security Clearance
Rank 90 135 99
Rank change year-on-year
+45 -36
Permanent jobs citing Security Cleared 76 41 66
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 2.40% 1.11% 2.03%
As % of the Qualifications category 8.95% 4.81% 7.37%
Number of salaries quoted 62 25 38
Average salary £47,500 £43,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+9.19% +2.35%
90% offered a salary of more than £34,600 £26,900 £33,400
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £62,500 £60,750
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £46,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
-3.22% +9.41%
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
849 852 896
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 26.82% 23.16% 27.53%
Number of salaries quoted 591 561 536
Average salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.00% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £59,000 £57,500 £57,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.65% +2.50%

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 31 July 2015.

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 31 July 2015. 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 +37 41 £46,250 +38.05% 7
Edinburgh +31 40 £47,500 -13.63% 6
Fife +7 6 £42,926 -8.66%
Moray 0 5 - -
Renfrewshire -2 3 £29,500 -
West Dunbartonshire - 3 £24,000 -
Argyll and Bute -3 2 £38,500 -4.34% 1
West Lothian - 2 £70,000 -
Security Cleared
UK

Security Cleared
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, 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 77 (59.23%) SC Cleared
2 38 (29.23%) Agile Software Development
3 34 (26.15%) Finance
4 31 (23.85%) ITIL
5 29 (22.31%) SQL
6 23 (17.69%) Stakeholder Management
7 22 (16.92%) Information Security
8 21 (16.15%) Degree
9 20 (15.38%) Test Scripting
10 19 (14.62%) UNIX
10 19 (14.62%) LAN
11 18 (13.85%) ERP
11 18 (13.85%) Windows
11 18 (13.85%) Oracle
11 18 (13.85%) HP
11 18 (13.85%) Manufacturing
12 17 (13.08%) Linux
12 17 (13.08%) PRINCE2
13 16 (12.31%) Telecoms
14 15 (11.54%) ISO/IEC 27001
14 15 (11.54%) Project Management
14 15 (11.54%) Analytical Skills
15 14 (10.77%) Requirements Analysis
15 14 (10.77%) Data Protection
15 14 (10.77%) Risk Management
16 13 (10.00%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
16 13 (10.00%) ISTQB
16 13 (10.00%) COBIT
16 13 (10.00%) CISA
16 13 (10.00%) WAN

Security Cleared
Top Related IT Skills in Scotland by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, 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 8 (6.15%) JBoss
2 7 (5.38%) Alfresco
3 3 (2.31%) SharePoint
3 3 (2.31%) MS Exchange
4 2 (1.54%) SAS
4 2 (1.54%) Lync
5 1 (0.77%) ColdFusion
5 1 (0.77%) GroupWise
5 1 (0.77%) Oracle Workflow
Applications
1 12 (9.23%) MS Excel
2 4 (3.08%) MS Visio
3 3 (2.31%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 3 (2.31%) Oracle EBS
2 2 (1.54%) Oracle Financials
2 2 (1.54%) Oracle Payables
3 1 (0.77%) Oracle Applications
Cloud Services
1 3 (2.31%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 19 (14.62%) LAN
2 13 (10.00%) WAN
3 11 (8.46%) Firewall
4 10 (7.69%) VoIP
5 7 (5.38%) SAN
6 6 (4.62%) Wireless
6 6 (4.62%) WLAN
7 5 (3.85%) Internet
8 4 (3.08%) TCP/IP
9 2 (1.54%) DNS
9 2 (1.54%) Ethernet
9 2 (1.54%) PPP
9 2 (1.54%) MPLS
9 2 (1.54%) Intranet
9 2 (1.54%) Network Security
9 2 (1.54%) Unified Communications
10 1 (0.77%) Wi-Fi
10 1 (0.77%) DHCP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (3.85%) Data Warehouse
1 5 (3.85%) SQL Server Reporting Services
1 5 (3.85%) SQL Server Integration Services
1 5 (3.85%) SQL Server Analysis Services
2 4 (3.08%) QlikView
2 4 (3.08%) BusinessObjects
3 3 (2.31%) Oracle Reports
4 2 (1.54%) SQL Server 2005
4 2 (1.54%) Oracle Database 10g
4 2 (1.54%) MySQL
4 2 (1.54%) SQL Server
4 2 (1.54%) Oracle Database
4 2 (1.54%) Relational Database
5 1 (0.77%) DB2
Development Applications
1 7 (5.38%) Maven
1 7 (5.38%) Selenium
1 7 (5.38%) Artifactory
1 7 (5.38%) Jenkins
2 6 (4.62%) HP UFT
2 6 (4.62%) LoadRunner
3 4 (3.08%) Talend Open Studio
4 2 (1.54%) Rational DOORS
4 2 (1.54%) VectorCAST
5 1 (0.77%) Rational Rhapsody
5 1 (0.77%) Oracle Forms
General
1 34 (26.15%) Finance
2 18 (13.85%) Manufacturing
3 16 (12.31%) Telecoms
4 11 (8.46%) Pharmaceutical
5 6 (4.62%) Military
6 5 (3.85%) Banking
6 5 (3.85%) Aerospace
7 3 (2.31%) Legal
8 2 (1.54%) Retail
8 2 (1.54%) Corporate Banking
8 2 (1.54%) Avionics
Job Titles
1 41 (31.54%) Analyst
2 17 (13.08%) Developer
2 17 (13.08%) Senior Analyst
3 16 (12.31%) Project Manager
4 15 (11.54%) Consultant
5 13 (10.00%) Senior Manager
6 12 (9.23%) Systems Analyst
6 12 (9.23%) Test Analyst
7 9 (6.92%) Test Leader
8 8 (6.15%) Business Analyst
8 8 (6.15%) Network Engineer
8 8 (6.15%) Java Developer
9 7 (5.38%) Senior Business Analyst
9 7 (5.38%) Senior Consultant
9 7 (5.38%) Senior Project Manager
9 7 (5.38%) Open Source Developer
10 6 (4.62%) Senior Information Security Consultant
10 6 (4.62%) Cyber Security Consultant
10 6 (4.62%) Cyber Security Manager
10 6 (4.62%) Information Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (6.92%) HTML
1 9 (6.92%) CSS
2 8 (6.15%) Hibernate
2 8 (6.15%) Spring
3 7 (5.38%) Web Services
3 7 (5.38%) XHTML
3 7 (5.38%) Spring Security
3 7 (5.38%) jQuery
3 7 (5.38%) RESTful
3 7 (5.38%) Gherkin
3 7 (5.38%) JSON
4 4 (3.08%) .NET
5 3 (2.31%) .NET Framework
6 2 (1.54%) ASP.NET
7 1 (0.77%) MDX
7 1 (0.77%) ASP.NET Web API
7 1 (0.77%) J2EE
7 1 (0.77%) JSP
Miscellaneous
1 15 (11.54%) Analytical Skills
2 12 (9.23%) Management Information System
3 11 (8.46%) Cryptography
3 11 (8.46%) SCADA
3 11 (8.46%) Mobile Payment
3 11 (8.46%) Computer Science
4 6 (4.62%) Mobile App
5 4 (3.08%) Visualisation
5 4 (3.08%) Replication
5 4 (3.08%) Private Cloud
6 3 (2.31%) Data Centre
6 3 (2.31%) Data Protection Act
7 2 (1.54%) Mathematics
7 2 (1.54%) Physics
7 2 (1.54%) E-Learning
7 2 (1.54%) Thin Client
7 2 (1.54%) Algorithms
7 2 (1.54%) Fat Client
8 1 (0.77%) RMADS
8 1 (0.77%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 19 (14.62%) UNIX
2 18 (13.85%) Windows
3 17 (13.08%) Linux
4 4 (3.08%) Windows Server 2008
4 4 (3.08%) Windows Server 2012
5 2 (1.54%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 2 (1.54%) Windows 7
5 2 (1.54%) Windows Server 2003
5 2 (1.54%) VxWorks
5 2 (1.54%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 38 (29.23%) Agile Software Development
2 31 (23.85%) ITIL
3 23 (17.69%) Stakeholder Management
4 22 (16.92%) Information Security
5 20 (15.38%) Test Scripting
6 18 (13.85%) ERP
7 17 (13.08%) PRINCE2
8 15 (11.54%) Project Management
9 14 (10.77%) Risk Management
9 14 (10.77%) Data Protection
9 14 (10.77%) Requirements Analysis
10 13 (10.00%) Cyber Security
11 11 (8.46%) Information Assurance
11 11 (8.46%) Risk Assessment
12 10 (7.69%) Business Analysis
13 9 (6.92%) Scrum
14 8 (6.15%) SOA
14 8 (6.15%) Service Management
14 8 (6.15%) ITIL V3
14 8 (6.15%) V-Model
Programming Languages
1 29 (22.31%) SQL
2 9 (6.92%) Java
2 9 (6.92%) JavaScript
3 2 (1.54%) Perl
3 2 (1.54%) C++
3 2 (1.54%) MATLAB
3 2 (1.54%) Bash Shell
4 1 (0.77%) C#
4 1 (0.77%) PL/SQL
4 1 (0.77%) T-SQL
4 1 (0.77%) VBScript
4 1 (0.77%) VB.NET
4 1 (0.77%) ABAP
4 1 (0.77%) Ada
Qualifications
1 77 (59.23%) SC Cleared
2 21 (16.15%) Degree
3 13 (10.00%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
3 13 (10.00%) CISA
3 13 (10.00%) ISTQB
4 11 (8.46%) CISM
4 11 (8.46%) CCNA
4 11 (8.46%) CISSP
4 11 (8.46%) Cisco Certification
5 6 (4.62%) MBA
6 5 (3.85%) PMP
6 5 (3.85%) PMI Certification
7 4 (3.08%) Microsoft Certification
7 4 (3.08%) HNC
7 4 (3.08%) HND
7 4 (3.08%) MCSE
7 4 (3.08%) MOS
7 4 (3.08%) VTSP
8 2 (1.54%) CRISC
8 2 (1.54%) CTC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 15 (11.54%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 13 (10.00%) COBIT
3 11 (8.46%) PCI DSS
4 5 (3.85%) SLA
5 2 (1.54%) QA
6 1 (0.77%) JSP 440
System Software
1 5 (3.85%) Active Directory
1 5 (3.85%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (1.54%) vSphere
2 2 (1.54%) Xen
2 2 (1.54%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 12 (9.23%) HP Quality Center
2 2 (1.54%) Oracle RMAN
2 2 (1.54%) WSUS
2 2 (1.54%) SCCM
2 2 (1.54%) SCOM
2 2 (1.54%) Data Guard
3 1 (0.77%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
3 1 (0.77%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 18 (13.85%) Oracle
1 18 (13.85%) HP
2 12 (9.23%) Microsoft
3 11 (8.46%) Cisco
4 8 (6.15%) VMware
5 6 (4.62%) Sun
5 6 (4.62%) Juniper
6 4 (3.08%) Cognos
6 4 (3.08%) CheckPoint
6 4 (3.08%) IBM
6 4 (3.08%) EMC
6 4 (3.08%) Intel
6 4 (3.08%) Talend
7 3 (2.31%) Splunk
7 3 (2.31%) ArcSight
7 3 (2.31%) LogLogic
8 2 (1.54%) Blue Coat
8 2 (1.54%) SonicWALL
8 2 (1.54%) Draytek
8 2 (1.54%) Wind River
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Posted: Yesterday
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Salary: £60,000 - £70,000 plus outstanding package
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Posted: 2 days ago
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