Period
to 21 October 2018

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 6 months to 21 October 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Security Clearance
Scotland > Edinburgh
6 months to
21 Oct 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 122 114 93
Rank change year-on-year -8 -21 -7
Permanent jobs citing Security Cleared 27 39 40
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Edinburgh 1.08% 1.45% 1.74%
As % of the Qualifications category 4.55% 5.39% 6.98%
Number of salaries quoted 17 36 33
Edinburgh median annual salary £50,000 £40,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +25.00% -11.11% -5.26%
10th Percentile £27,500 £35,000 £31,700
90th Percentile £71,250 £51,250 £54,400
Scotland median annual salary £47,500 £43,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +10.47% -4.44% -

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 permanent job vacancies advertised in Edinburgh with a requirement for academic qualifications or professional certifications.

All Academic and Professional Certifications
Edinburgh
Permanent vacancies requiring academic qualifications or professional certifications 593 723 573
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Edinburgh 23.63% 26.88% 24.97%
Number of salaries quoted 389 435 345
Edinburgh median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.25% -11.11% +5.88%
10th Percentile £27,400 £26,000 £25,950
90th Percentile £72,500 £66,250 £63,250
Scotland median annual salary £42,500 £41,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year +2.41% -2.35% +6.25%

Security Cleared
Job Vacancy Trend in Edinburgh

Job postings citing Security Cleared as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Edinburgh.

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

Security Cleared
Salary Histogram in Edinburgh

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Security Cleared in Edinburgh over the 6 months to 21 October 2018.

Salary histogram for Security Cleared in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 21 October 2018, IT jobs citing Security Cleared also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads across the Edinburgh region with a requirement for Security Cleared.

1 10 (37.04%) SC Cleared
2 9 (33.33%) Degree
2 9 (33.33%) Software Engineering
3 7 (25.93%) SDLC
4 6 (22.22%) Git (software)
4 6 (22.22%) Microsoft
4 6 (22.22%) Java
4 6 (22.22%) Linux
5 5 (18.52%) Agile Software Development
5 5 (18.52%) Subversion
5 5 (18.52%) Firewall
5 5 (18.52%) LAMP
5 5 (18.52%) Debian
5 5 (18.52%) PBX
5 5 (18.52%) VoIP
5 5 (18.52%) Ethernet
5 5 (18.52%) Kerberos
5 5 (18.52%) TCP/IP
5 5 (18.52%) Windows
5 5 (18.52%) H.323
5 5 (18.52%) Postfix
5 5 (18.52%) Dovecot
5 5 (18.52%) QEMU
5 5 (18.52%) VirtualBox
5 5 (18.52%) 802.1X
5 5 (18.52%) iptables
5 5 (18.52%) Software Delivery
5 5 (18.52%) Phabricator
5 5 (18.52%) Network Security
5 5 (18.52%) Asterisk PBX

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 2 (7.41%) JBoss
Applications
1 2 (7.41%) Simulink
2 1 (3.70%) Windchill
Business Applications
1 3 (11.11%) LabWindows
2 1 (3.70%) Dynamics CRM
Communications & Networking
1 5 (18.52%) Asterisk PBX
1 5 (18.52%) Ethernet
1 5 (18.52%) Firewall
1 5 (18.52%) H.323
1 5 (18.52%) Kerberos
1 5 (18.52%) Network Security
1 5 (18.52%) PBX
1 5 (18.52%) TCP/IP
1 5 (18.52%) VLAN
1 5 (18.52%) VoIP
1 5 (18.52%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (7.41%) Relational Database
2 1 (3.70%) EDRMS
2 1 (3.70%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 6 (22.22%) Git (software)
2 5 (18.52%) Phabricator
2 5 (18.52%) Subversion
3 3 (11.11%) Rational DOORS
4 2 (7.41%) JIRA
4 2 (7.41%) JUnit
4 2 (7.41%) Maven
4 2 (7.41%) Rational Rhapsody
5 1 (3.70%) Cucumber
5 1 (3.70%) Jenkins
5 1 (3.70%) Selenium
General
1 4 (14.81%) Aerospace
2 1 (3.70%) Italian Language
2 1 (3.70%) Law
2 1 (3.70%) Military
2 1 (3.70%) Retail
Job Titles
1 7 (25.93%) Developer
2 6 (22.22%) Java Developer
3 5 (18.52%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 5 (18.52%) IT Engineer
3 5 (18.52%) IT Infrastructure Engineer
4 4 (14.81%) Software Engineer
4 4 (14.81%) Systems Engineer
5 3 (11.11%) C++ Software Engineer
5 3 (11.11%) Senior Developer
5 3 (11.11%) Senior Java Developer
6 2 (7.41%) Applications Developer
6 2 (7.41%) J2EE Applications Developer
6 2 (7.41%) J2EE Developer
6 2 (7.41%) Java Applications Developer
6 2 (7.41%) Java/J2EE Developer
6 2 (7.41%) Lead Developer
6 2 (7.41%) Lead Java Developer
6 2 (7.41%) Principal Engineer
6 2 (7.41%) Principal Systems Engineer
6 2 (7.41%) Senior Systems Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (18.52%) 802.1X
1 5 (18.52%) FreeSWITCH
1 5 (18.52%) LAMP
2 4 (14.81%) Drools
2 4 (14.81%) Hibernate
2 4 (14.81%) Spring
3 2 (7.41%) J2EE
3 2 (7.41%) XML
3 2 (7.41%) XSD
4 1 (3.70%) CGI
4 1 (3.70%) Kafka
4 1 (3.70%) PostGIS
Miscellaneous
1 5 (18.52%) Robotics
2 2 (7.41%) Enterprise Software
2 2 (7.41%) N-Tier
3 1 (3.70%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 6 (22.22%) Linux
2 5 (18.52%) Debian
2 5 (18.52%) Ubuntu
2 5 (18.52%) Windows
3 1 (3.70%) VxWorks
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (33.33%) Software Engineering
2 7 (25.93%) SDLC
3 5 (18.52%) Agile Software Development
3 5 (18.52%) Infrastructure Engineering
3 5 (18.52%) Open Source
3 5 (18.52%) Requirements Analysis
3 5 (18.52%) Software Delivery
4 4 (14.81%) SOA
5 3 (11.11%) Mathematics
5 3 (11.11%) Mentoring
5 3 (11.11%) Physics
5 3 (11.11%) TDD
6 2 (7.41%) Continuous Integration
6 2 (7.41%) Domain Models
6 2 (7.41%) Problem-Solving
6 2 (7.41%) UML
6 2 (7.41%) Unit Testing
6 2 (7.41%) Workflow
7 1 (3.70%) CRM
7 1 (3.70%) OO
Programming Languages
1 6 (22.22%) Java
2 4 (14.81%) C++
2 4 (14.81%) SQL
3 3 (11.11%) C
4 2 (7.41%) C#
4 2 (7.41%) MATLAB
5 1 (3.70%) Python
Qualifications
1 10 (37.04%) SC Cleared
2 9 (33.33%) Degree
3 1 (3.70%) Computer Science Degree
3 1 (3.70%) ISO 27001 Lead Auditor
3 1 (3.70%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (3.70%) ISO 22301
1 1 (3.70%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 5 (18.52%) Dovecot
1 5 (18.52%) iptables
1 5 (18.52%) Postfix
1 5 (18.52%) QEMU
1 5 (18.52%) VirtualBox
1 5 (18.52%) Xen
2 3 (11.11%) Firmware
3 1 (3.70%) Docker
Systems Management
1 5 (18.52%) Proxmox
2 1 (3.70%) Ansible
Vendors
1 6 (22.22%) Microsoft
2 2 (7.41%) Red Hat
3 1 (3.70%) Atlassian
3 1 (3.70%) IFS