The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Edinburgh with a requirement for SC Cleared qualifications. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 25 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
25 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Security Check (SC) Clearance
Scotland / Edinburgh
Rank 92 89 -
Rank change year-on-year -3 -  
Permanent jobs citing SC Cleared 3 6 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Edinburgh 0.27% 0.45% -
As % of the Qualifications category 1.10% 1.53% -
Number of salaries quoted 2 1 0
Median salary £50,000 £45,000 -
Median salary % change year-on-year +11.11% -  
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year - -5.26%  

SC 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 Edinburgh.

Academic & Professional Certification
Edinburgh
Permanent job vacancies requiring academic qualifications or professional certifications 272 391 388
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Edinburgh 24.13% 29.27% 28.91%
Number of salaries quoted 158 269 228
Median salary £45,000 £50,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -10.00% +11.11%  
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £31,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £69,000 £59,000 £67,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,500

SC Cleared
Job Vacancy Trend in Edinburgh

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

Job vacancy trend for SC Cleared in Edinburgh

SC Cleared
Salary Trend in Edinburgh

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

Salary trend for SC Cleared in Edinburgh

SC Cleared
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 25 March 2017, IT jobs citing SC 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 Edinburgh region with a requirement for SC Cleared.

1 5 (100.00%) Security Cleared
2 3 (60.00%) Microsoft Azure
2 3 (60.00%) Windows
2 3 (60.00%) Microsoft
2 3 (60.00%) Active Directory
2 3 (60.00%) Office 365
3 2 (40.00%) Microsoft Intune
3 2 (40.00%) Skype
3 2 (40.00%) Azure Active Directory
3 2 (40.00%) BitLocker
3 2 (40.00%) Data Centre
3 2 (40.00%) Windows 10
3 2 (40.00%) Windows Server
3 2 (40.00%) Hyper-V
3 2 (40.00%) Skype for Business
3 2 (40.00%) ITIL V3
3 2 (40.00%) SQL Server
3 2 (40.00%) ITIL
3 2 (40.00%) SCCM
3 2 (40.00%) SCOM
4 1 (20.00%) Kaspersky
4 1 (20.00%) Java
4 1 (20.00%) F5
4 1 (20.00%) REST
4 1 (20.00%) Domain-Driven Design
4 1 (20.00%) Trend Micro
4 1 (20.00%) Service Delivery
4 1 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
4 1 (20.00%) Blue Coat
4 1 (20.00%) Local Government

SC Cleared
Top Related IT Skills in Edinburgh 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 2 (40.00%) Skype for Business
2 1 (20.00%) SharePoint
Applications
1 1 (20.00%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 3 (60.00%) Microsoft Azure
1 3 (60.00%) Office 365
2 2 (40.00%) Azure Active Directory
Communications & Networking
1 2 (40.00%) Skype
2 1 (20.00%) TCP/IP
2 1 (20.00%) WebEx
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (40.00%) SQL Server
General
1 1 (20.00%) French Language
1 1 (20.00%) German Language
1 1 (20.00%) Local Government
1 1 (20.00%) Spanish Language
Job Titles
1 3 (60.00%) Architect
1 3 (60.00%) Consultant
2 2 (40.00%) Azure Architect
2 2 (40.00%) Azure Consultant
2 2 (40.00%) Office 365 Architect
2 2 (40.00%) Office 365 Consultant
3 1 (20.00%) Developer
3 1 (20.00%) Field Engineer
3 1 (20.00%) Field Support Engineer
3 1 (20.00%) Infrastructure Consultant
3 1 (20.00%) Java Architect
3 1 (20.00%) Java Developer
3 1 (20.00%) Java Technical Architect
3 1 (20.00%) Support Engineer
3 1 (20.00%) Technical Architect
3 1 (20.00%) Technical Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (20.00%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 2 (40.00%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 3 (60.00%) Windows
2 2 (40.00%) Windows 10
2 2 (40.00%) Windows Server
3 1 (20.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (40.00%) ITIL
1 2 (40.00%) ITIL V3
2 1 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (20.00%) Domain-Driven Design
2 1 (20.00%) Presales
2 1 (20.00%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 1 (20.00%) Java
1 1 (20.00%) Python
Qualifications
1 5 (100.00%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 3 (60.00%) Active Directory
2 2 (40.00%) BitLocker
2 2 (40.00%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 2 (40.00%) Microsoft Intune
1 2 (40.00%) SCCM
1 2 (40.00%) SCOM
Vendors
1 3 (60.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (20.00%) Blue Coat
2 1 (20.00%) CheckPoint
2 1 (20.00%) F5
2 1 (20.00%) Juniper
2 1 (20.00%) Kaspersky
2 1 (20.00%) Trend Micro