The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Scotland with a requirement for DV Cleared qualifications. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 25 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
25 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Developed Vetting (DV) Clearance
UK / Scotland
Rank 137 - 156
Rank change year-on-year - 0  
Permanent jobs citing DV Cleared 1 0 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Scotland 0.043% - 0.065%
As % of the Qualifications category 0.19% - 0.24%
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 2
Median salary - - £48,000
UK excluding London median salary £46,000 £50,000 £48,000
% change year-on-year -8.00% +4.16%  

DV 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 Scotland.

Academic & Professional Certification
Scotland
Permanent job vacancies requiring academic qualifications or professional certifications 538 804 842
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Scotland 23.19% 27.42% 27.23%
Number of salaries quoted 334 525 539
Median salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +5.88%  
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £27,500 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £60,000 £67,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,500

DV Cleared
Job Vacancy Trend in Scotland

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

Job vacancy trend for DV Cleared in Scotland

DV Cleared
Salary Trend in Scotland

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing DV Cleared in Scotland.

Salary trend for DV Cleared in Scotland

DV Cleared
Job Locations in Scotland

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing DV Cleared within the Scotland region over the 3 months to 25 March 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
Moray - 1 - -
DV Cleared
UK

DV Cleared
Top 27 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 25 March 2017, IT jobs citing DV 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 Scotland region with a requirement for DV Cleared.

1 4 (100.00%) Security Cleared
2 2 (50.00%) Continuous Improvement
2 2 (50.00%) Data Centre
2 2 (50.00%) PKI
3 1 (25.00%) SC Cleared
3 1 (25.00%) Front End Development
3 1 (25.00%) Cyber Attack
3 1 (25.00%) Security Monitoring
3 1 (25.00%) User Stories
3 1 (25.00%) Cybersecurity
3 1 (25.00%) Microservices
3 1 (25.00%) MVC
3 1 (25.00%) Scrum
3 1 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (25.00%) Asset Management
3 1 (25.00%) Scala
3 1 (25.00%) REST
3 1 (25.00%) ITIL V3
3 1 (25.00%) Java
3 1 (25.00%) J2EE
3 1 (25.00%) SOAP
3 1 (25.00%) ITIL
3 1 (25.00%) UML
3 1 (25.00%) OO
3 1 (25.00%) OOD
3 1 (25.00%) SOA
3 1 (25.00%) CISSP

DV Cleared
Top Related IT Skills in Scotland 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:

Job Titles
1 2 (50.00%) Analyst
1 2 (50.00%) Support Analyst
2 1 (25.00%) Head of Security
2 1 (25.00%) Technical Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (25.00%) J2EE
1 1 (25.00%) REST
1 1 (25.00%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 2 (50.00%) Data Centre
1 2 (50.00%) PKI
2 1 (25.00%) Cyber Attack
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (50.00%) Continuous Improvement
2 1 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (25.00%) Asset Management
2 1 (25.00%) Cybersecurity
2 1 (25.00%) Front End Development
2 1 (25.00%) ITIL
2 1 (25.00%) ITIL V3
2 1 (25.00%) Microservices
2 1 (25.00%) MVC
2 1 (25.00%) OO
2 1 (25.00%) OOD
2 1 (25.00%) Scrum
2 1 (25.00%) Security Monitoring
2 1 (25.00%) SOA
2 1 (25.00%) UML
2 1 (25.00%) User Stories
Programming Languages
1 1 (25.00%) Java
1 1 (25.00%) Scala
Qualifications
1 4 (100.00%) Security Cleared
2 1 (25.00%) CISSP
2 1 (25.00%) SC Cleared