Period
to 27 May 2019

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies with a requirement for Disclosure Scotland skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Disclosure Scotland over the 6 months to 27 May 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Disclosure Scotland
UK
6 months to
27 May 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 1083 1139 1131
Rank change year-on-year +56 -8 +79
Permanent jobs citing Disclosure Scotland 15 42 45
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.010% 0.024% 0.026%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 0.075% 0.19% 0.22%
Number of salaries quoted 12 23 26
UK median annual salary £38,250 £41,000 £54,375
Median salary % change year-on-year -6.71% -24.60% +229.55%
10th Percentile £31,325 £33,035 £24,375
90th Percentile £48,000 £56,000 £71,500
UK excluding London median annual salary £48,000 £38,000 £33,500
% change year-on-year +26.32% +13.43% +103.03%

Disclosure Scotland is in the Quality Assurance and Compliance category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies with a requirement for quality assurance or compliance skills.

All Quality Assurance and Compliance Skills
UK
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for quality assurance or compliance skills 19,961 22,055 20,462
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 13.87% 12.80% 11.99%
Number of salaries quoted 14,472 16,946 15,980
UK median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +5.26% -
10th Percentile £27,500 £28,000 £26,250
90th Percentile £82,500 £80,000 £77,500
UK excluding London median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year - +12.50% -5.88%

Disclosure Scotland
Job Vacancy Trend

Job postings citing Disclosure Scotland as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised.

Job vacancy trend for Disclosure Scotland in the UK

Disclosure Scotland
Salary Trend

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

Salary trend for Disclosure Scotland in the UK

Disclosure Scotland
Salary Histogram

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Disclosure Scotland over the 6 months to 27 May 2019.

Salary histogram for Disclosure Scotland in the UK

Disclosure Scotland
Top 8 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Disclosure Scotland within the UK over the 6 months to 27 May 2019. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Past 6 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
UK excluding London +29 11 £48,000 +26.32% 5
England +67 9 £48,000 +17.07% 4
North of England +14 6 £48,000 +26.32% 1
Scotland +12 4 £34,280 -9.19% 1
North West - 4 £48,000 -
London +77 2 £33,500 -24.72%
Yorkshire -10 2 - - 1
South East +30 1 £57,500 +46.50%

For the 6 months to 27 May 2019, IT jobs citing Disclosure Scotland 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 with a requirement for Disclosure Scotland.

1 6 (40.00%) ITIL
1 6 (40.00%) Security Cleared
2 5 (33.33%) Line Management
2 5 (33.33%) Linux
2 5 (33.33%) Service Delivery
2 5 (33.33%) Management Information System
2 5 (33.33%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 4 (26.67%) Facilities Management
3 4 (26.67%) ISMS
3 4 (26.67%) Data Protection
3 4 (26.67%) Law
3 4 (26.67%) Information Security
3 4 (26.67%) CISM
3 4 (26.67%) Data Security
3 4 (26.67%) CISSP
3 4 (26.67%) Windows
3 4 (26.67%) DNS
3 4 (26.67%) CTC Cleared
3 4 (26.67%) Social Media
3 4 (26.67%) ITIL V3
3 4 (26.67%) DBS Check
3 4 (26.67%) Windows Server
3 4 (26.67%) Cyber Essentials
3 4 (26.67%) Cyber Essentials PLUS
3 4 (26.67%) ISO 27001 Lead Auditor
3 4 (26.67%) GDPR
4 3 (20.00%) Infrastructure Engineering
4 3 (20.00%) Server Management
4 3 (20.00%) Windows Server 2008
4 3 (20.00%) Windows Server 2012

Disclosure Scotland
Co-occurring IT Skills 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 2 (13.33%) Apache
1 2 (13.33%) WordPress
2 1 (6.67%) Exchange Server 2013
2 1 (6.67%) MS Exchange
Cloud Services
1 1 (6.67%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (6.67%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 4 (26.67%) DNS
2 2 (13.33%) Broadband
2 2 (13.33%) Cisco Nexus
2 2 (13.33%) DHCP
2 2 (13.33%) Firewall
2 2 (13.33%) VLAN
3 1 (6.67%) Ethernet
3 1 (6.67%) SAN
3 1 (6.67%) TCP/IP
3 1 (6.67%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (13.33%) MySQL
1 2 (13.33%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 1 (6.67%) Cucumber
1 1 (6.67%) Hudson
1 1 (6.67%) Selenium
General
1 4 (26.67%) Law
2 1 (6.67%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 4 (26.67%) Information Manager
1 4 (26.67%) Information Security Manager
1 4 (26.67%) Security Manager
2 3 (20.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 2 (13.33%) Administrator
3 2 (13.33%) Analyst
3 2 (13.33%) Service Analyst
3 2 (13.33%) Service Desk Analyst
3 2 (13.33%) Systems Administrator
4 1 (6.67%) 2nd Line Service Desk Analyst
4 1 (6.67%) Automation Test Lead
4 1 (6.67%) Consultant
4 1 (6.67%) Project Manager
4 1 (6.67%) Test Automation Consultant
4 1 (6.67%) Test Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (13.33%) LAMP
1 2 (13.33%) LAPP Stack
1 2 (13.33%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 5 (33.33%) Management Information System
2 4 (26.67%) Social Media
3 2 (13.33%) Cloud Native
3 2 (13.33%) Enterprise Cloud
4 1 (6.67%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 5 (33.33%) Linux
2 4 (26.67%) Windows
2 4 (26.67%) Windows Server
3 3 (20.00%) Windows Server 2008
3 3 (20.00%) Windows Server 2012
4 1 (6.67%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (40.00%) ITIL
2 5 (33.33%) Line Management
2 5 (33.33%) Service Delivery
3 4 (26.67%) Data Protection
3 4 (26.67%) Data Security
3 4 (26.67%) Facilities Management
3 4 (26.67%) Information Security
3 4 (26.67%) ISMS
3 4 (26.67%) ITIL V3
4 3 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
4 3 (20.00%) Infrastructure Engineering
4 3 (20.00%) Server Management
5 2 (13.33%) Business Continuity
5 2 (13.33%) Business Continuity Planning
5 2 (13.33%) Continuous Improvement
5 2 (13.33%) Cybersecurity
5 2 (13.33%) Network Management
5 2 (13.33%) Service Management
5 2 (13.33%) Workflow
6 1 (6.67%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 2 (13.33%) PHP
2 1 (6.67%) Java
Qualifications
1 6 (40.00%) Security Cleared
2 4 (26.67%) CISM
2 4 (26.67%) CISSP
2 4 (26.67%) CTC Cleared
2 4 (26.67%) DBS Check
2 4 (26.67%) ISO 27001 Lead Auditor
3 2 (13.33%) Degree
4 1 (6.67%) BC Cleared
4 1 (6.67%) ISTQB
4 1 (6.67%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (33.33%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 4 (26.67%) Cyber Essentials
2 4 (26.67%) Cyber Essentials PLUS
2 4 (26.67%) GDPR
3 3 (20.00%) SLA
4 2 (13.33%) ISO/IEC 20000
System Software
1 3 (20.00%) Hyper-V
1 3 (20.00%) Virtual Machines
2 2 (13.33%) Active Directory
2 2 (13.33%) Docker
Systems Management
1 2 (13.33%) SCCM
2 1 (6.67%) Backup Exec
2 1 (6.67%) SCOM
Vendors
1 3 (20.00%) Cisco
1 3 (20.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (6.67%) CheckPoint
2 1 (6.67%) IBM