Period
to 17 November 2017

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 17 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Security Clearance
Scotland > Edinburgh
6 months to
17 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 116 110 74
Rank change year-on-year -6 -36 +82
Permanent jobs citing Security Cleared 37 30 92
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Edinburgh 1.37% 1.29% 3.01%
As % of the Qualifications category 5.14% 5.39% 10.34%
Number of salaries quoted 27 18 149
Edinburgh median annual salary £40,000 £45,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -11.11% -5.26% -13.64%
10th Percentile £34,500 £25,000 £40,000
90th Percentile £51,250 £60,000 £51,250
Scotland median annual salary £44,705 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year -0.66% - +5.88%

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 720 557 890
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Edinburgh 26.62% 24.02% 29.08%
Number of salaries quoted 448 340 605
Edinburgh median annual salary £40,000 £45,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -11.11% +5.88% +6.25%
10th Percentile £26,000 £26,250 £25,000
90th Percentile £66,250 £62,625 £64,500
Scotland median annual salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +2.41% +3.75% -

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 17 November 2017.

Salary histogram for Security Cleared in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 17 November 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 21 (56.76%) Java
2 18 (48.65%) Software Engineering
3 17 (45.95%) Windows
4 14 (37.84%) Web Services
4 14 (37.84%) Unix
4 14 (37.84%) JBoss
5 12 (32.43%) ITIL
5 12 (32.43%) Infrastructure Management
6 11 (29.73%) AngularJS
6 11 (29.73%) Mentoring
6 11 (29.73%) GitLab
6 11 (29.73%) SSH
6 11 (29.73%) Spring
6 11 (29.73%) Maven
6 11 (29.73%) JSON
6 11 (29.73%) Spring Security
6 11 (29.73%) RESTful
6 11 (29.73%) Git (software)
6 11 (29.73%) JDBC
6 11 (29.73%) SOAP
6 11 (29.73%) SSL
7 10 (27.03%) SQL
8 8 (21.62%) Business Analysis
9 7 (18.92%) Microsoft
10 6 (16.22%) Windows Server 2003
10 6 (16.22%) VMware
10 6 (16.22%) SQL Server
10 6 (16.22%) Hadoop
10 6 (16.22%) SCCM
10 6 (16.22%) SCOM

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 14 (37.84%) JBoss
2 3 (8.11%) Apache
Applications
1 1 (2.70%) Adobe Creative Suite
1 1 (2.70%) Microsoft Excel
Cloud Services
1 3 (8.11%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (2.70%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (2.70%) Amazon EC2
2 1 (2.70%) Amazon S3
2 1 (2.70%) AWS CloudFormation
Communications & Networking
1 11 (29.73%) SSH
1 11 (29.73%) SSL
2 5 (13.51%) Firewall
3 4 (10.81%) DHCP
3 4 (10.81%) DNS
3 4 (10.81%) SAN
4 3 (8.11%) GPRS
4 3 (8.11%) SMS
4 3 (8.11%) Unified Communications
4 3 (8.11%) VoIP
5 1 (2.70%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (16.22%) Hadoop
1 6 (16.22%) MongoDB
1 6 (16.22%) Neo4j
1 6 (16.22%) SQL Server
2 3 (8.11%) Oracle Database
2 3 (8.11%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 11 (29.73%) Git (software)
1 11 (29.73%) GitLab
1 11 (29.73%) Maven
2 2 (5.41%) Jenkins
3 1 (2.70%) Atlassian Bamboo
3 1 (2.70%) Axure RP
3 1 (2.70%) Balsamiq Mockups
3 1 (2.70%) Cucumber
3 1 (2.70%) HP UFT
3 1 (2.70%) Hudson
3 1 (2.70%) LoadRunner
3 1 (2.70%) Selenium
Job Titles
1 10 (27.03%) Developer
1 10 (27.03%) Java Developer
2 7 (18.92%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 7 (18.92%) Java Team Leader
2 7 (18.92%) Team Leader
3 6 (16.22%) Developer/Software Engineer
3 6 (16.22%) Java Engineer
3 6 (16.22%) Java Software Developer
3 6 (16.22%) Java Software Engineer
3 6 (16.22%) Software Developer
3 6 (16.22%) Software Engineer
4 4 (10.81%) Consultant
4 4 (10.81%) Infrastructure Consultant
4 4 (10.81%) Lead Developer
4 4 (10.81%) Lead Java Developer
4 4 (10.81%) Project Manager
5 2 (5.41%) IT Consultant
6 1 (2.70%) Analyst
6 1 (2.70%) Network Engineer
6 1 (2.70%) Systems Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (37.84%) Web Services
2 11 (29.73%) AngularJS
2 11 (29.73%) JDBC
2 11 (29.73%) JSON
2 11 (29.73%) RESTful
2 11 (29.73%) SOAP
2 11 (29.73%) Spring
2 11 (29.73%) Spring Security
3 1 (2.70%) Gherkin
Miscellaneous
1 4 (10.81%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (8.11%) Data Centre
3 1 (2.70%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 17 (45.95%) Windows
2 14 (37.84%) Unix
3 6 (16.22%) Windows Server
3 6 (16.22%) Windows Server 2003
4 1 (2.70%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (48.65%) Software Engineering
2 12 (32.43%) Infrastructure Management
2 12 (32.43%) ITIL
3 11 (29.73%) Mentoring
4 8 (21.62%) Business Analysis
5 6 (16.22%) Open Source
5 6 (16.22%) Open Source Development
5 6 (16.22%) SDLC
6 5 (13.51%) Agile Software Development
7 4 (10.81%) Change Control
7 4 (10.81%) Change Management
7 4 (10.81%) Infrastructure Transformation
7 4 (10.81%) ITIL V3
7 4 (10.81%) Load Balancing
7 4 (10.81%) PRINCE2
7 4 (10.81%) Project Management
7 4 (10.81%) Stakeholder Management
7 4 (10.81%) Waterfall
8 3 (8.11%) Incident Management
8 3 (8.11%) Work Breakdown Structure
Programming Languages
1 21 (56.76%) Java
2 10 (27.03%) SQL
3 4 (10.81%) PL/SQL
4 3 (8.11%) Shell Script
5 1 (2.70%) Python
5 1 (2.70%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 4 (10.81%) PMI Certification
1 4 (10.81%) PMP
1 4 (10.81%) PRINCE2 Certification
1 4 (10.81%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
2 2 (5.41%) BPSS Clearance
2 2 (5.41%) CTC Cleared
3 1 (2.70%) Degree
3 1 (2.70%) ISTQB
3 1 (2.70%) MCP
3 1 (2.70%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (2.70%) OCP
3 1 (2.70%) Oracle Certification
3 1 (2.70%) SAP Certification
3 1 (2.70%) SC Cleared
System Software
1 6 (16.22%) Hyper-V
1 6 (16.22%) VMware Infrastructure
2 4 (10.81%) Active Directory
3 1 (2.70%) Docker
Systems Management
1 6 (16.22%) SCCM
1 6 (16.22%) SCOM
2 1 (2.70%) Ansible
2 1 (2.70%) Docker Swarm
2 1 (2.70%) Kubernetes
2 1 (2.70%) Opscode Chef
2 1 (2.70%) Packer
2 1 (2.70%) Puppet
2 1 (2.70%) Terraform
Vendors
1 7 (18.92%) Microsoft
2 6 (16.22%) VMware
3 4 (10.81%) Oracle
4 3 (8.11%) Remedy
5 2 (5.41%) Cisco
6 1 (2.70%) Adobe
6 1 (2.70%) HP
6 1 (2.70%) SAP