The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Aberdeen with a requirement for Security Cleared qualifications. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 28 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Security Clearance
Scotland / Aberdeen
3 months to
28 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 6 12 -
Rank change year-on-year +6 -  
Permanent jobs citing Security Cleared 3 1 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Aberdeen 12.50% 2.50% -
As % of the Qualifications category 33.33% 6.67% -
Number of salaries quoted 3 1 0
Median salary £50,000 £27,000 -
Median salary % change year-on-year +85.18% -  
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £46,500
% change year-on-year - -3.22%  

Security Cleared is in the academic qualifications and professional certifications category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all academic qualifications and professional certifications cited in permanent job vacancies advertised in Aberdeen.

Academic & Professional Certification
Aberdeen
Permanent job vacancies requiring academic qualifications or professional certifications 9 15 47
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Aberdeen 37.50% 37.50% 38.84%
Number of salaries quoted 8 10 35
Median salary £46,250 £36,500 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +26.71% -2.66%  
90% offered a salary of more than £35,150 £27,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £70,000 £48,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,500

Security Cleared
Job Vacancy Trend in Aberdeen

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Aberdeen citing Security Cleared as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the Qualifications category.

Job vacancy trend for Security Cleared in Aberdeen

Security Cleared
Salary Trend in Aberdeen

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

Salary trend for Security Cleared in Aberdeen

For the 6 months to 28 March 2017, IT jobs citing Security Cleared also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Aberdeen region with a requirement for Security Cleared.

1 5 (100.00%) Windows
1 5 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 5 (100.00%) Active Directory
1 5 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 5 (100.00%) SC Cleared
1 5 (100.00%) Office 365
1 5 (100.00%) Microsoft Intune
1 5 (100.00%) Skype
1 5 (100.00%) Microsoft Azure
1 5 (100.00%) Skype for Business
1 5 (100.00%) Azure Active Directory
1 5 (100.00%) Data Centre
1 5 (100.00%) Windows Server
2 4 (80.00%) Windows 10
2 4 (80.00%) BitLocker
2 4 (80.00%) ITIL V3
2 4 (80.00%) Hyper-V
2 4 (80.00%) SCCM
2 4 (80.00%) SCOM
2 4 (80.00%) ITIL

Security Cleared
Co-occurring IT Skills in Aberdeen by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 5 (100.00%) Skype for Business
Cloud Services
1 5 (100.00%) Azure Active Directory
1 5 (100.00%) Microsoft Azure
1 5 (100.00%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 5 (100.00%) Skype
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (100.00%) SQL Server
Job Titles
1 3 (60.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
1 3 (60.00%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
2 2 (40.00%) Architect
2 2 (40.00%) Azure Architect
2 2 (40.00%) Azure Consultant
2 2 (40.00%) Consultant
2 2 (40.00%) Office 365 Architect
2 2 (40.00%) Office 365 Consultant
3 1 (20.00%) Azure Engineer
3 1 (20.00%) Office 365 Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 5 (100.00%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 5 (100.00%) Windows
1 5 (100.00%) Windows Server
2 4 (80.00%) Windows 10
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (80.00%) ITIL
1 4 (80.00%) ITIL V3
Qualifications
1 5 (100.00%) SC Cleared
System Software
1 5 (100.00%) Active Directory
2 4 (80.00%) BitLocker
2 4 (80.00%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 5 (100.00%) Microsoft Intune
2 4 (80.00%) SCCM
2 4 (80.00%) SCOM
Vendors
1 5 (100.00%) Microsoft