Period
to 24 April 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 24 April 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Security Clearance
Scotland > Edinburgh
6 months to
24 Apr 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 111 111 66
Rank change year-on-year 0 -45 +74
Permanent jobs citing Security Cleared 38 28 83
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Edinburgh 1.44% 1.28% 3.19%
As % of the Qualifications category 5.52% 5.58% 11.79%
Number of salaries quoted 27 38 139
Edinburgh median annual salary £50,000 £40,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +25.00% -15.79% -13.64%
10th Percentile £30,000 £35,000 £40,000
90th Percentile £72,000 £60,375 £51,250
Scotland median annual salary £45,250 £50,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year -9.50% +5.26% +10.66%

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 689 502 704
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Edinburgh 26.12% 22.90% 27.10%
Number of salaries quoted 492 295 485
Edinburgh median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.88% -5.56% +2.27%
10th Percentile £27,050 £27,500 £25,750
90th Percentile £67,500 £66,050 £70,000
Scotland median annual salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,500

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 24 April 2018.

Salary histogram for Security Cleared in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 24 April 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 17 (44.74%) Agile Software Development
2 12 (31.58%) SQL
3 11 (28.95%) Microsoft
4 9 (23.68%) VMware
4 9 (23.68%) Windows Server 2003
4 9 (23.68%) SAN
4 9 (23.68%) Red Hat
4 9 (23.68%) Windows
4 9 (23.68%) SQL Server
4 9 (23.68%) SCCM
4 9 (23.68%) SCOM
4 9 (23.68%) Hyper-V
4 9 (23.68%) VMware Infrastructure
4 9 (23.68%) Microsoft Azure
4 9 (23.68%) Mentoring
4 9 (23.68%) Windows Server
4 9 (23.68%) Domain Models
5 7 (18.42%) Problem-Solving
5 7 (18.42%) Test Scripting
5 7 (18.42%) ITIL
5 7 (18.42%) Active Directory
5 7 (18.42%) Firewall
6 6 (15.79%) HP
6 6 (15.79%) DHCP
6 6 (15.79%) DNS
6 6 (15.79%) Java
6 6 (15.79%) Waterfall
6 6 (15.79%) Change Control
6 6 (15.79%) HP Quality Center
6 6 (15.79%) ISTQB

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 3 (7.89%) JBoss
2 2 (5.26%) Apache
3 1 (2.63%) Apache Spark
3 1 (2.63%) SAS
Applications
1 1 (2.63%) Adobe Creative Suite
1 1 (2.63%) Simulink
Cloud Services
1 9 (23.68%) Microsoft Azure
2 3 (7.89%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (2.63%) Amazon EC2
3 1 (2.63%) Amazon S3
3 1 (2.63%) AWS CloudFormation
3 1 (2.63%) Cortana Intelligence Suite
Communications & Networking
1 9 (23.68%) SAN
2 7 (18.42%) Firewall
3 6 (15.79%) DHCP
3 6 (15.79%) DNS
4 1 (2.63%) Unified Communications
4 1 (2.63%) VoIP
4 1 (2.63%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (23.68%) SQL Server
2 2 (5.26%) Oracle Database
3 1 (2.63%) Apache Cassandra
3 1 (2.63%) Apache Hive
3 1 (2.63%) Big Data
3 1 (2.63%) Hadoop
3 1 (2.63%) HBase
3 1 (2.63%) MongoDB
3 1 (2.63%) Neo4j
3 1 (2.63%) Power BI
3 1 (2.63%) QlikView
Development Applications
1 1 (2.63%) Atlassian Bamboo
1 1 (2.63%) Axure RP
1 1 (2.63%) Balsamiq Mockups
1 1 (2.63%) Hudson
1 1 (2.63%) Jenkins
1 1 (2.63%) JIRA
1 1 (2.63%) Rational DOORS
1 1 (2.63%) Rational Rhapsody
1 1 (2.63%) Selenium
1 1 (2.63%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 2 (5.26%) Telecoms
2 1 (2.63%) Finance
2 1 (2.63%) Law
2 1 (2.63%) Military
Job Titles
1 10 (26.32%) Architect
1 10 (26.32%) Technical Architect
2 9 (23.68%) Analyst
2 9 (23.68%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 6 (15.79%) Test Analyst
4 4 (10.53%) Senior Architect
4 4 (10.53%) Senior Technical Architect
5 3 (7.89%) Developer
5 3 (7.89%) Java Developer
6 2 (5.26%) Applications Support
6 2 (5.26%) Applications Support Analyst
6 2 (5.26%) Senior Developer
6 2 (5.26%) Senior Java Developer
6 2 (5.26%) Support Analyst
7 1 (2.63%) Consultant
7 1 (2.63%) Infrastructure Consultant
7 1 (2.63%) Project Manager
7 1 (2.63%) Senior Manager
7 1 (2.63%) Software Engineer
7 1 (2.63%) Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (7.89%) Drools
1 3 (7.89%) Spring
2 2 (5.26%) Hibernate
3 1 (2.63%) D3.js
3 1 (2.63%) Natural Language Processing
Miscellaneous
1 6 (15.79%) Self-Motivation
2 2 (5.26%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (5.26%) Computer Science
3 1 (2.63%) PMI
3 1 (2.63%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 9 (23.68%) Windows
1 9 (23.68%) Windows Server
1 9 (23.68%) Windows Server 2003
2 2 (5.26%) Unix
3 1 (2.63%) Linux
3 1 (2.63%) VxWorks
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (44.74%) Agile Software Development
2 9 (23.68%) Domain Models
2 9 (23.68%) Mentoring
3 7 (18.42%) ITIL
3 7 (18.42%) Problem-Solving
3 7 (18.42%) Test Scripting
4 6 (15.79%) Change Control
4 6 (15.79%) Load Balancing
4 6 (15.79%) Programme Delivery
4 6 (15.79%) V-Model
4 6 (15.79%) Waterfall
5 4 (10.53%) Cybersecurity
6 3 (7.89%) SDLC
6 3 (7.89%) SOA
6 3 (7.89%) TDD
6 3 (7.89%) Workflow
7 2 (5.26%) Business Analysis
7 2 (5.26%) Continuous Integration
7 2 (5.26%) Mathematics
7 2 (5.26%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 12 (31.58%) SQL
2 6 (15.79%) Java
3 2 (5.26%) Python
3 2 (5.26%) Shell Script
4 1 (2.63%) C#
4 1 (2.63%) C++
4 1 (2.63%) MATLAB
4 1 (2.63%) R
4 1 (2.63%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 6 (15.79%) ISTQB
2 3 (7.89%) SC Cleared
3 2 (5.26%) Degree
4 1 (2.63%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.63%) Data Quality
1 1 (2.63%) Dodd-Frank
1 1 (2.63%) EMIR
1 1 (2.63%) FATCA
1 1 (2.63%) GDPR
1 1 (2.63%) MiFID
1 1 (2.63%) Solvency II
System Software
1 9 (23.68%) Hyper-V
1 9 (23.68%) VMware Infrastructure
2 7 (18.42%) Active Directory
3 1 (2.63%) Docker
Systems Management
1 9 (23.68%) SCCM
1 9 (23.68%) SCOM
2 6 (15.79%) HP Quality Center
3 1 (2.63%) Ansible
3 1 (2.63%) Docker Swarm
3 1 (2.63%) Kubernetes
3 1 (2.63%) Opscode Chef
3 1 (2.63%) Packer
3 1 (2.63%) Puppet
3 1 (2.63%) Terraform
Vendors
1 11 (28.95%) Microsoft
2 9 (23.68%) Red Hat
2 9 (23.68%) VMware
3 6 (15.79%) HP
4 3 (7.89%) Cisco
5 2 (5.26%) Oracle
6 1 (2.63%) Adobe
6 1 (2.63%) Apple
6 1 (2.63%) Google
6 1 (2.63%) IBM
6 1 (2.63%) Tableau