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 25 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Security Clearance
Scotland / Aberdeen
3 months to
25 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 14 6 -
Rank change year-on-year -8 -  
Permanent jobs citing Security Cleared 1 3 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Aberdeen 2.38% 10.00% -
As % of the Qualifications category 7.69% 25.00% -
Number of salaries quoted 1 3 0
Median salary £65,000 £23,500 -
Median salary % change year-on-year +176.59% -  
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000

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 13 12 23
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Aberdeen 30.95% 40.00% 38.98%
Number of salaries quoted 12 9 14
Median salary £47,500 £19,000 £41,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +150.00% -53.65%  
90% offered a salary of more than £35,300 £19,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £50,000 £45,250
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,000
% change year-on-year - +1.19%  

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 25 June 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 4 (100.00%) Windows
1 4 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 4 (100.00%) Active Directory
1 4 (100.00%) SC Cleared
1 4 (100.00%) Microsoft Azure
1 4 (100.00%) Office 365
1 4 (100.00%) Microsoft Intune
1 4 (100.00%) Azure Active Directory
2 3 (75.00%) Skype for Business
2 3 (75.00%) Skype
2 3 (75.00%) Hyper-V
2 3 (75.00%) SCCM
2 3 (75.00%) SCOM
2 3 (75.00%) SQL Server
2 3 (75.00%) Data Centre
2 3 (75.00%) Windows Server
3 2 (50.00%) Windows 10
3 2 (50.00%) ITIL
3 2 (50.00%) ITIL V3
3 2 (50.00%) BitLocker
4 1 (25.00%) Windows Server 2012
4 1 (25.00%) IaaS
4 1 (25.00%) Mobile Device Management
4 1 (25.00%) Forefront Identity Manager
4 1 (25.00%) SCSM
4 1 (25.00%) Private Cloud
4 1 (25.00%) Integration Testing
4 1 (25.00%) MCSE
4 1 (25.00%) MCSA
4 1 (25.00%) SCVMM

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 3 (75.00%) Skype for Business
Cloud Services
1 4 (100.00%) Azure Active Directory
1 4 (100.00%) Microsoft Azure
1 4 (100.00%) Office 365
2 1 (25.00%) IaaS
2 1 (25.00%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (75.00%) Skype
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (75.00%) SQL Server
Job Titles
1 2 (50.00%) Architect
1 2 (50.00%) Azure Architect
1 2 (50.00%) Azure Consultant
1 2 (50.00%) Consultant
1 2 (50.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
1 2 (50.00%) Office 365 Architect
1 2 (50.00%) Office 365 Consultant
2 1 (25.00%) Azure Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) Cloud Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) Cloud Infrastructure Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) Office 365 Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 3 (75.00%) Data Centre
2 1 (25.00%) Private Cloud
Operating Systems
1 4 (100.00%) Windows
2 3 (75.00%) Windows Server
3 2 (50.00%) Windows 10
4 1 (25.00%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (50.00%) ITIL
1 2 (50.00%) ITIL V3
2 1 (25.00%) Integration Testing
2 1 (25.00%) Mobile Device Management
Qualifications
1 4 (100.00%) SC Cleared
2 1 (25.00%) MCSA
2 1 (25.00%) MCSE
2 1 (25.00%) Microsoft Certification
System Software
1 4 (100.00%) Active Directory
2 3 (75.00%) Hyper-V
3 2 (50.00%) BitLocker
Systems Management
1 4 (100.00%) Microsoft Intune
2 3 (75.00%) SCCM
2 3 (75.00%) SCOM
3 1 (25.00%) Forefront Identity Manager
3 1 (25.00%) SCSM
3 1 (25.00%) SCVMM
Vendors
1 4 (100.00%) Microsoft