The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in the Highlands with a requirement for SC Cleared qualifications. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 22 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Security Check (SC) Clearance
Scotland / Highlands
3 months to
22 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 2 - -
Rank change year-on-year - 0  
Permanent jobs citing SC Cleared 1 0 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the Highlands 25.00% - -
As % of the Qualifications category 50.00% - -
Number of salaries quoted 1 0 0
Median salary £55,000 - -
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000

SC 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 the Highlands.

Academic & Professional Certification
Highlands
Permanent job vacancies requiring academic qualifications or professional certifications 2 6 5
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the Highlands 50.00% 85.71% 38.46%
Number of salaries quoted 2 6 5
Median salary £55,000 £19,000 £22,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +189.47% -15.55%  
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £41,500
% change year-on-year - +2.40%  

SC Cleared
Job Vacancy Trend in the Highlands

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in the Highlands citing SC Cleared as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the Qualifications category.

Job vacancy trend for SC Cleared in the Highlands

SC Cleared
Job Locations in the Highlands

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing SC Cleared within the Highlands region over the 3 months to 22 June 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Inverness - 1 £55,000 -
SC Cleared
Scotland

For the 6 months to 22 June 2017, IT jobs citing SC 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 Highlands region with a requirement for SC Cleared.

1 1 (100.00%) EPoS
1 1 (100.00%) Retail
1 1 (100.00%) Security Cleared
1 1 (100.00%) SoapUI

SC Cleared
Co-occurring IT Skills in the Highlands 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:

Development Applications
1 1 (100.00%) SoapUI
General
1 1 (100.00%) Retail
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Test Leader
Miscellaneous
1 1 (100.00%) EPoS
Qualifications
1 1 (100.00%) Security Cleared