Period
to 19 July 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 19 July 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Security Clearance
Scotland > Edinburgh
6 months to
19 Jul 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 103 108 80
Rank change year-on-year +5 -28 +37
Permanent jobs citing Security Cleared 49 36 66
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Edinburgh 1.85% 1.46% 2.58%
As % of the Qualifications category 7.44% 5.70% 9.30%
Number of salaries quoted 38 51 87
Edinburgh median annual salary £50,000 £40,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +25.00% -15.79% -
10th Percentile £27,500 £35,000 £40,000
90th Percentile £67,875 £57,500 £51,250
Scotland median annual salary £47,500 £44,500 £47,500
% change year-on-year +6.74% -6.32% +5.56%

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 659 632 710
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Edinburgh 24.83% 25.59% 27.76%
Number of salaries quoted 435 386 445
Edinburgh median annual salary £42,496 £42,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -0.01% -5.56% +5.88%
10th Percentile £27,600 £27,250 £25,600
90th Percentile £67,500 £73,125 £71,250
Scotland median annual salary £40,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year -5.88% - +1.80%

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 19 July 2018.

Salary histogram for Security Cleared in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 19 July 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 20 (40.82%) Agile Software Development
2 12 (24.49%) Mentoring
3 11 (22.45%) Domain Models
3 11 (22.45%) Red Hat
4 10 (20.41%) Java
4 10 (20.41%) SC Cleared
5 9 (18.37%) SDLC
5 9 (18.37%) SQL
5 9 (18.37%) Microsoft
5 9 (18.37%) Software Engineering
5 9 (18.37%) Degree
6 7 (14.29%) ISTQB
6 7 (14.29%) Test Scripting
6 7 (14.29%) Firewall
6 7 (14.29%) Windows
7 6 (12.24%) Linux
7 6 (12.24%) SOA
7 6 (12.24%) HP
7 6 (12.24%) Hibernate
7 6 (12.24%) Spring
7 6 (12.24%) Programme Delivery
7 6 (12.24%) Drools
7 6 (12.24%) Git (software)
7 6 (12.24%) V-Model
7 6 (12.24%) Waterfall
7 6 (12.24%) HP Quality Center
8 5 (10.20%) Asterisk PBX
8 5 (10.20%) Open Source
8 5 (10.20%) Dovecot
8 5 (10.20%) FreeSWITCH

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 4 (8.16%) JBoss
2 2 (4.08%) Apache
3 1 (2.04%) Apache Spark
3 1 (2.04%) SAS
Applications
1 2 (4.08%) Simulink
2 1 (2.04%) Windchill
Business Applications
1 3 (6.12%) LabWindows
2 1 (2.04%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 3 (6.12%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (2.04%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (2.04%) Cortana Intelligence Suite
Communications & Networking
1 7 (14.29%) Firewall
2 5 (10.20%) Asterisk PBX
2 5 (10.20%) Ethernet
2 5 (10.20%) H.323
2 5 (10.20%) Kerberos
2 5 (10.20%) Network Security
2 5 (10.20%) PBX
2 5 (10.20%) TCP/IP
2 5 (10.20%) VLAN
2 5 (10.20%) VoIP
2 5 (10.20%) Wireshark
3 2 (4.08%) DHCP
3 2 (4.08%) DNS
3 2 (4.08%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (4.08%) Oracle Database
1 2 (4.08%) Relational Database
1 2 (4.08%) SQL Server
2 1 (2.04%) Apache Cassandra
2 1 (2.04%) Apache Hive
2 1 (2.04%) Big Data
2 1 (2.04%) EDRMS
2 1 (2.04%) Hadoop
2 1 (2.04%) HBase
2 1 (2.04%) MongoDB
2 1 (2.04%) Neo4j
2 1 (2.04%) PostgreSQL
2 1 (2.04%) Power BI
2 1 (2.04%) QlikView
Development Applications
1 6 (12.24%) Git (software)
2 5 (10.20%) Phabricator
2 5 (10.20%) Subversion
3 3 (6.12%) Rational DOORS
4 2 (4.08%) JIRA
4 2 (4.08%) JUnit
4 2 (4.08%) Maven
4 2 (4.08%) Rational Rhapsody
5 1 (2.04%) Cucumber
5 1 (2.04%) Jenkins
5 1 (2.04%) Selenium
General
1 4 (8.16%) Aerospace
2 2 (4.08%) Telecoms
3 1 (2.04%) Finance
3 1 (2.04%) Italian Language
3 1 (2.04%) Law
3 1 (2.04%) Military
3 1 (2.04%) Retail
Job Titles
1 11 (22.45%) Architect
1 11 (22.45%) Technical Architect
2 10 (20.41%) Analyst
3 9 (18.37%) Developer
4 8 (16.33%) Java Developer
5 7 (14.29%) Infrastructure Engineer
6 6 (12.24%) Test Analyst
7 5 (10.20%) IT Engineer
7 5 (10.20%) IT Infrastructure Engineer
7 5 (10.20%) Senior Developer
7 5 (10.20%) Senior Java Developer
8 4 (8.16%) Senior Architect
8 4 (8.16%) Senior Technical Architect
8 4 (8.16%) Software Engineer
8 4 (8.16%) Systems Engineer
9 3 (6.12%) C++ Software Engineer
10 2 (4.08%) Applications Developer
10 2 (4.08%) Java Applications Developer
10 2 (4.08%) Lead Java Developer
10 2 (4.08%) Principal Systems Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (12.24%) Drools
1 6 (12.24%) Hibernate
1 6 (12.24%) Spring
2 5 (10.20%) 802.1X
2 5 (10.20%) FreeSWITCH
2 5 (10.20%) LAMP
3 2 (4.08%) J2EE
3 2 (4.08%) XML
3 2 (4.08%) XSD
4 1 (2.04%) CGI
4 1 (2.04%) D3.js
4 1 (2.04%) Kafka
4 1 (2.04%) Natural Language Processing
4 1 (2.04%) PostGIS
Miscellaneous
1 5 (10.20%) Robotics
2 2 (4.08%) Computer Science
2 2 (4.08%) Enterprise Software
2 2 (4.08%) N-Tier
2 2 (4.08%) Self-Motivation
3 1 (2.04%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (2.04%) PMI
Operating Systems
1 7 (14.29%) Windows
2 6 (12.24%) Linux
3 5 (10.20%) Debian
3 5 (10.20%) Ubuntu
4 2 (4.08%) Unix
4 2 (4.08%) Windows Server
4 2 (4.08%) Windows Server 2003
5 1 (2.04%) VxWorks
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (40.82%) Agile Software Development
2 12 (24.49%) Mentoring
3 11 (22.45%) Domain Models
4 9 (18.37%) SDLC
4 9 (18.37%) Software Engineering
5 7 (14.29%) Test Scripting
6 6 (12.24%) Programme Delivery
6 6 (12.24%) SOA
6 6 (12.24%) V-Model
6 6 (12.24%) Waterfall
7 5 (10.20%) Open Source
7 5 (10.20%) Problem-Solving
7 5 (10.20%) Requirements Analysis
7 5 (10.20%) Software Delivery
7 5 (10.20%) TDD
8 4 (8.16%) Continuous Integration
8 4 (8.16%) Mathematics
8 4 (8.16%) Workflow
9 3 (6.12%) Physics
10 2 (4.08%) ETL
Programming Languages
1 10 (20.41%) Java
2 9 (18.37%) SQL
3 4 (8.16%) C++
4 3 (6.12%) C
5 2 (4.08%) C#
5 2 (4.08%) MATLAB
5 2 (4.08%) Python
5 2 (4.08%) Shell Script
6 1 (2.04%) R
Qualifications
1 10 (20.41%) SC Cleared
2 9 (18.37%) Degree
3 7 (14.29%) ISTQB
4 1 (2.04%) Computer Science Degree
4 1 (2.04%) ISO 27001 Lead Auditor
4 1 (2.04%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.04%) Data Quality
1 1 (2.04%) Dodd-Frank
1 1 (2.04%) EMIR
1 1 (2.04%) FATCA
1 1 (2.04%) ISO 22301
1 1 (2.04%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 1 (2.04%) MiFID
1 1 (2.04%) Solvency II
System Software
1 5 (10.20%) Dovecot
1 5 (10.20%) iptables
1 5 (10.20%) Postfix
1 5 (10.20%) QEMU
1 5 (10.20%) VirtualBox
1 5 (10.20%) Xen
2 3 (6.12%) Firmware
3 2 (4.08%) Active Directory
3 2 (4.08%) Hyper-V
3 2 (4.08%) VMware Infrastructure
4 1 (2.04%) Docker
Systems Management
1 6 (12.24%) HP Quality Center
2 5 (10.20%) Proxmox
3 2 (4.08%) SCCM
3 2 (4.08%) SCOM
4 1 (2.04%) Ansible
Vendors
1 11 (22.45%) Red Hat
2 9 (18.37%) Microsoft
3 6 (12.24%) HP
4 2 (4.08%) Oracle
4 2 (4.08%) VMware
5 1 (2.04%) Apple
5 1 (2.04%) Atlassian
5 1 (2.04%) Google
5 1 (2.04%) IBM
5 1 (2.04%) IFS
5 1 (2.04%) Tableau