The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Edinburgh 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 / Edinburgh
3 months to
28 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 79 58 95
Rank change year-on-year -21 +37  
Permanent jobs citing Security Cleared 12 42 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Edinburgh 1.07% 3.14% 0.59%
As % of the Qualifications category 4.44% 10.66% 2.05%
Number of salaries quoted 11 36 6
Median salary £40,000 £47,500 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -15.78% -13.63%  
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 Edinburgh.

Academic & Professional Certification
Edinburgh
Permanent job vacancies requiring academic qualifications or professional certifications 270 394 391
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Edinburgh 24.09% 29.42% 28.94%
Number of salaries quoted 158 273 226
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 £72,500 £59,250 £67,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,500

Security Cleared
Job Vacancy Trend in Edinburgh

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Edinburgh 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 Edinburgh

Security Cleared
Salary Trend in Edinburgh

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

Salary trend for Security Cleared in Edinburgh

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 Edinburgh region with a requirement for Security Cleared.

1 20 (71.43%) Java
2 19 (67.86%) Open Source
3 17 (60.71%) Open Source Development
4 12 (42.86%) Agile Software Development
5 10 (35.71%) Spring
5 10 (35.71%) Hibernate
5 10 (35.71%) Scrum
5 10 (35.71%) SOA
5 10 (35.71%) Web Services
6 9 (32.14%) Software Engineering
6 9 (32.14%) Hadoop
6 9 (32.14%) MongoDB
6 9 (32.14%) Neo4j
6 9 (32.14%) SDLC
7 8 (28.57%) Gherkin
7 8 (28.57%) Artifactory
7 8 (28.57%) Jenkins
7 8 (28.57%) Infrastructure Management
7 8 (28.57%) BDD
7 8 (28.57%) RESTful
7 8 (28.57%) Selenium
7 8 (28.57%) Spring Security
7 8 (28.57%) jQuery
7 8 (28.57%) Continuous Integration
7 8 (28.57%) Alfresco
7 8 (28.57%) JSON
7 8 (28.57%) WebSphere
7 8 (28.57%) Maven
7 8 (28.57%) Document Management
7 8 (28.57%) HTML

Security Cleared
Co-occurring 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 8 (28.57%) Alfresco
1 8 (28.57%) JBoss
1 8 (28.57%) WebLogic
1 8 (28.57%) WebSphere
1 8 (28.57%) WebSphere Application Server
2 2 (7.14%) Oracle SOA Suite
2 2 (7.14%) Skype for Business
3 1 (3.57%) SharePoint
Applications
1 1 (3.57%) Adobe Creative Suite
1 1 (3.57%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 3 (10.71%) Microsoft Azure
1 3 (10.71%) Office 365
2 2 (7.14%) Azure Active Directory
Communications & Networking
1 2 (7.14%) Skype
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (32.14%) Hadoop
1 9 (32.14%) MongoDB
1 9 (32.14%) Neo4j
2 2 (7.14%) Oracle Database
2 2 (7.14%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 8 (28.57%) Artifactory
1 8 (28.57%) Jenkins
1 8 (28.57%) Maven
1 8 (28.57%) Selenium
2 1 (3.57%) Axure RP
2 1 (3.57%) Balsamiq Mockups
General
1 1 (3.57%) Finance
1 1 (3.57%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 18 (64.29%) Developer
1 18 (64.29%) Java Developer
2 9 (32.14%) Developer/Software Engineer
2 9 (32.14%) Java Engineer
2 9 (32.14%) Java Software Developer
2 9 (32.14%) Java Software Engineer
2 9 (32.14%) Software Developer
2 9 (32.14%) Software Engineer
3 8 (28.57%) Open Source Developer
4 5 (17.86%) Architect
5 4 (14.29%) IT Manager
5 4 (14.29%) IT Services Manager
5 4 (14.29%) Service Manager
6 3 (10.71%) Consultant
6 3 (10.71%) Java Architect
6 3 (10.71%) Java Technical Architect
6 3 (10.71%) Technical Architect
7 2 (7.14%) Azure Architect
7 2 (7.14%) Azure Consultant
7 2 (7.14%) Office 365 Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (35.71%) Hibernate
1 10 (35.71%) Spring
1 10 (35.71%) Web Services
2 8 (28.57%) CSS
2 8 (28.57%) Gherkin
2 8 (28.57%) HTML
2 8 (28.57%) jQuery
2 8 (28.57%) JSON
2 8 (28.57%) RESTful
2 8 (28.57%) Spring Security
2 8 (28.57%) XHTML
3 2 (7.14%) Apache Camel
3 2 (7.14%) J2EE
3 2 (7.14%) Java EE
3 2 (7.14%) JPA
3 2 (7.14%) Middleware
3 2 (7.14%) SOAP
3 2 (7.14%) XML
3 2 (7.14%) XSD
4 1 (3.57%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 2 (7.14%) Data Centre
2 1 (3.57%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 2 (7.14%) Linux
1 2 (7.14%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
1 2 (7.14%) Windows
1 2 (7.14%) Windows 10
1 2 (7.14%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (67.86%) Open Source
2 17 (60.71%) Open Source Development
3 12 (42.86%) Agile Software Development
4 10 (35.71%) Scrum
4 10 (35.71%) SOA
5 9 (32.14%) SDLC
5 9 (32.14%) Software Engineering
6 8 (28.57%) BDD
6 8 (28.57%) Continuous Integration
6 8 (28.57%) Document Management
6 8 (28.57%) Infrastructure Management
7 6 (21.43%) ITIL
8 4 (14.29%) Service Delivery
8 4 (14.29%) Stakeholder Engagement
9 2 (7.14%) ITIL V3
9 2 (7.14%) Mentoring
9 2 (7.14%) Microservices
9 2 (7.14%) Waterfall
10 1 (3.57%) High-Fidelity Prototypes
10 1 (3.57%) Wireframes
Programming Languages
1 20 (71.43%) Java
2 8 (28.57%) JavaScript
3 2 (7.14%) PL/SQL
3 2 (7.14%) SQL
4 1 (3.57%) Python
Qualifications
1 4 (14.29%) ITIL Certification
1 4 (14.29%) SC Cleared
2 1 (3.57%) Degree
System Software
1 3 (10.71%) Active Directory
2 2 (7.14%) BitLocker
2 2 (7.14%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 2 (7.14%) Microsoft Intune
1 2 (7.14%) SCCM
1 2 (7.14%) SCOM
Vendors
1 3 (10.71%) Microsoft
2 2 (7.14%) Oracle
2 2 (7.14%) Red Hat
3 1 (3.57%) Adobe
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