The table below looks at the statistics for SC Cleared in IT jobs advertised for the Berkshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited SC Cleared over the 3 months to 28 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Security Check (SC) Clearance
Rank 63 20 32
Rank change year-on-year
-43 +12
Permanent jobs citing SC Cleared 199 540 353
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 3.99% 9.62% 6.44%
As % of the Qualifications category 11.74% 26.32% 18.12%
Number of salaries quoted 151 313 199
Average salary £53,750 £51,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.36% +14.44%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,750 £35,000 £21,000
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £90,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £49,250 £44,000
% change year-on-year
-8.62% +11.93%
SC Cleared
South East

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Qualifications category in permanent jobs advertised in the Berkshire region.

Qualifications Category
Berkshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
1695 2052 1948
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 33.97% 36.55% 35.54%
Number of salaries quoted 1157 1280 1492
Average salary £47,500 £47,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.55%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £28,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £62,500 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.65% +2.50%

SC Cleared
Jobs Demand Trend in Berkshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing SC Cleared across the Berkshire region as a proportion of the total demand within the Qualifications category.

SC Cleared Jobs Demand Trend in Berkshire

SC Cleared
Salary Trend in Berkshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing SC Cleared across the Berkshire region.

SC Cleared Salary Trend in Berkshire

SC Cleared
Salary Histogram in Berkshire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing SC Cleared across the Berkshire region over the 3 months to 28 July 2015.

SC Cleared Salary Histogram in Berkshire

SC Cleared
Job Locations in Berkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing SC Cleared within the Berkshire region over the 3 months to 28 July 2015. 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Reading -33 129 £52,000 -1.88% 21
Bracknell -24 19 £45,000 +18.42% 4
Newbury +10 5 £40,000 -27.27% 1
Maidenhead - 3 £62,500 - 1
Slough -9 2 £47,500 -13.63%
Wokingham -10 1 - -
SC Cleared
South East

SC Cleared
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 28 July 2015, IT jobs across the Berkshire region citing SC Cleared also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited SC Cleared.

1 503 (100.00%) Security Cleared
2 128 (25.45%) ITIL
2 128 (25.45%) Windows
3 114 (22.66%) Microsoft
4 109 (21.67%) Finance
5 95 (18.89%) DV Cleared
6 93 (18.49%) Active Directory
7 85 (16.90%) Telecoms
8 83 (16.50%) HP
9 74 (14.71%) Cisco
10 70 (13.92%) MS Excel
11 66 (13.12%) Firewall
11 66 (13.12%) Agile Software Development
12 60 (11.93%) PRINCE2
12 60 (11.93%) SQL
13 59 (11.73%) Scrum
14 58 (11.53%) SLA
15 56 (11.13%) Analytical Skills
16 55 (10.93%) Cyber Security
16 55 (10.93%) Stakeholder Management
17 54 (10.74%) DSDM
18 53 (10.54%) DNS
19 49 (9.74%) Project Management
19 49 (9.74%) TCP/IP
19 49 (9.74%) Information Security
19 49 (9.74%) Mentoring
20 48 (9.54%) Degree
21 47 (9.34%) Cisco Certification
22 45 (8.95%) CISSP
23 44 (8.75%) People Management

SC Cleared
Top Related IT Skills in Berkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 28 July 2015, IT jobs across the Berkshire region citing SC Cleared also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited SC Cleared. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 28 (5.57%) MS Exchange
2 18 (3.58%) Exchange Server 2010
3 15 (2.98%) SharePoint Server
4 13 (2.58%) Lync
4 13 (2.58%) Exchange Server 2007
5 11 (2.19%) Exchange Server 2003
6 10 (1.99%) SharePoint
7 8 (1.59%) IIS
8 7 (1.39%) WebSphere
8 7 (1.39%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
9 6 (1.19%) Exchange Server 2000
10 4 (0.80%) ArcGIS
10 4 (0.80%) JBoss
10 4 (0.80%) Exchange Server 2013
11 3 (0.60%) Live Communications Server
11 3 (0.60%) WebLogic
11 3 (0.60%) Apache
12 2 (0.40%) Tomcat
12 2 (0.40%) Documentum
12 2 (0.40%) Exchange Server 5.5
Applications
1 70 (13.92%) MS Excel
2 32 (6.36%) MS Office
3 12 (2.39%) MS Visio
4 8 (1.59%) MS PowerPoint
5 2 (0.40%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 10 (1.99%) Oracle EBS
1 10 (1.99%) Oracle EBS R12
2 8 (1.59%) Oracle ERP
3 7 (1.39%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
4 6 (1.19%) Oracle Applications
5 2 (0.40%) Primavera
5 2 (0.40%) Dynamics AX
5 2 (0.40%) Oracle iRecruitment
5 2 (0.40%) Oracle Internet Expenses
6 1 (0.20%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 9 (1.79%) Office 365
2 4 (0.80%) SuccessFactors
3 1 (0.20%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 66 (13.12%) Firewall
2 53 (10.54%) DNS
3 49 (9.74%) TCP/IP
4 37 (7.36%) LAN
5 36 (7.16%) SAN
6 35 (6.96%) WAN
7 30 (5.96%) Wireless
8 28 (5.57%) DHCP
9 15 (2.98%) NAS
9 15 (2.98%) Fibre Channel
9 15 (2.98%) MPLS
10 14 (2.78%) BGP
10 14 (2.78%) OSPF
10 14 (2.78%) Network Security
11 13 (2.58%) VoIP
12 12 (2.39%) Wireshark
12 12 (2.39%) NetScaler
13 9 (1.79%) Cisco Nexus
14 8 (1.59%) Wireless Security
14 8 (1.59%) iSCSI
Database & Business Intelligence
1 33 (6.56%) SQL Server
2 17 (3.38%) Relational Database
3 11 (2.19%) Big Data
4 8 (1.59%) NoSQL
5 7 (1.39%) SQL Server 2005
6 5 (0.99%) IDOL
7 4 (0.80%) EDRMS
7 4 (0.80%) MySQL
7 4 (0.80%) RDBMS
7 4 (0.80%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 3 (0.60%) Data Mining
9 2 (0.40%) Data Warehouse
9 2 (0.40%) Oracle9i Database
9 2 (0.40%) Oracle Reports
9 2 (0.40%) Oracle Database 10g
9 2 (0.40%) Oracle Database 11g
9 2 (0.40%) QlikView
9 2 (0.40%) Oracle Database 12c
9 2 (0.40%) Oracle Database
9 2 (0.40%) Hadoop
Development Applications
1 5 (0.99%) TestDirector
2 3 (0.60%) Selenium
2 3 (0.60%) HP UFT
2 3 (0.60%) LoadRunner
3 2 (0.40%) MSI
3 2 (0.40%) Talend Open Studio
3 2 (0.40%) WebDriver
4 1 (0.20%) SpecFlow
4 1 (0.20%) Jenkins
4 1 (0.20%) Gradle
4 1 (0.20%) Cucumber
4 1 (0.20%) Team Foundation Server
4 1 (0.20%) Maven
4 1 (0.20%) JIRA
4 1 (0.20%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 109 (21.67%) Finance
2 85 (16.90%) Telecoms
3 16 (3.18%) Marketing
4 11 (2.19%) Retail
5 5 (0.99%) Banking
5 5 (0.99%) Legal
5 5 (0.99%) Advertising
6 3 (0.60%) Manufacturing
6 3 (0.60%) Law
7 1 (0.20%) Arabic Language
7 1 (0.20%) French Language
7 1 (0.20%) German Language
7 1 (0.20%) Electronics
7 1 (0.20%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 72 (14.31%) Consultant
2 65 (12.92%) Support Engineer
3 54 (10.74%) Architect
4 53 (10.54%) Project Manager
5 43 (8.55%) Senior Manager
6 36 (7.16%) Agile Project Manager
7 29 (5.77%) Security Consultant
8 26 (5.17%) Developer
9 24 (4.77%) Network Engineer
10 23 (4.57%) 3rd Line Support
11 22 (4.37%) Administrator
12 21 (4.17%) Analyst
13 20 (3.98%) Delivery Manager
13 20 (3.98%) Senior Project Manager
13 20 (3.98%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
14 19 (3.78%) Technical Engineer
15 18 (3.58%) Security Architect
16 17 (3.38%) Security Manager
17 15 (2.98%) Information Security Consultant
18 14 (2.78%) Technical Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 17 (3.38%) .NET
2 16 (3.18%) CSS
3 14 (2.78%) HTML
3 14 (2.78%) jQuery
4 12 (2.39%) Regular Expression
5 11 (2.19%) ASP.NET Web Forms
5 11 (2.19%) ASP.NET MVC
5 11 (2.19%) ASP.NET
6 8 (1.59%) CGI
7 7 (1.39%) ODBC
8 3 (0.60%) AngularJS
8 3 (0.60%) JSON
8 3 (0.60%) XML
9 2 (0.40%) JSP
9 2 (0.40%) Web Services
9 2 (0.40%) J2EE
9 2 (0.40%) WCF
9 2 (0.40%) Application Packaging
9 2 (0.40%) WinForms
10 1 (0.20%) Mapnik
Miscellaneous
1 56 (11.13%) Analytical Skills
2 39 (7.75%) Data Centre
3 22 (4.37%) Computer Science
4 17 (3.38%) Data Protection Act
5 16 (3.18%) RMADS
5 16 (3.18%) PKI
6 15 (2.98%) Replication
7 14 (2.78%) Enterprise Storage
8 12 (2.39%) GIS
9 11 (2.19%) Statistics
10 10 (1.99%) Management Information System
10 10 (1.99%) Clustering
11 7 (1.39%) Blackberry
12 4 (0.80%) Life Science
12 4 (0.80%) CESG
12 4 (0.80%) CESG CLAS
13 3 (0.60%) Enterprise Software
14 2 (0.40%) Smartcard
14 2 (0.40%) Blog
14 2 (0.40%) Mathematics
Operating Systems
1 128 (25.45%) Windows
2 42 (8.35%) Linux
3 39 (7.75%) Windows 7
4 37 (7.36%) Windows Server 2003
5 30 (5.96%) UNIX
6 29 (5.77%) Windows Server 2008
7 20 (3.98%) Windows XP
8 19 (3.78%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 17 (3.38%) Solaris
10 12 (2.39%) Windows Server 2012
10 12 (2.39%) Android
11 5 (0.99%) Windows 2000
12 3 (0.60%) CentOS
13 2 (0.40%) Windows 2000 Server
13 2 (0.40%) Windows 8
14 1 (0.20%) Apple iOS
14 1 (0.20%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 128 (25.45%) ITIL
2 66 (13.12%) Agile Software Development
3 60 (11.93%) PRINCE2
4 59 (11.73%) Scrum
5 55 (10.93%) Cyber Security
5 55 (10.93%) Stakeholder Management
6 54 (10.74%) DSDM
7 49 (9.74%) Project Management
7 49 (9.74%) Information Security
7 49 (9.74%) Mentoring
8 44 (8.75%) People Management
9 38 (7.55%) Configuration Management
10 36 (7.16%) Disaster Recovery
10 36 (7.16%) Agile Project Management
11 32 (6.36%) Performance Monitoring
12 30 (5.96%) Service Management
13 27 (5.37%) Business Development
14 26 (5.17%) Service Delivery
15 24 (4.77%) Incident Management
16 23 (4.57%) Change Control
Programming Languages
1 60 (11.93%) SQL
2 22 (4.37%) C#
2 22 (4.37%) PowerShell
3 19 (3.78%) Perl
4 17 (3.38%) Java
5 14 (2.78%) JavaScript
5 14 (2.78%) Bash Shell
6 13 (2.58%) VB.NET
7 12 (2.39%) C
8 11 (2.19%) VBScript
8 11 (2.19%) VB
9 7 (1.39%) Python
10 4 (0.80%) PHP
11 3 (0.60%) Ruby
11 3 (0.60%) Shell Script
12 2 (0.40%) PL/SQL
12 2 (0.40%) C++
13 1 (0.20%) VBA
Qualifications
1 503 (100.00%) Security Cleared
2 95 (18.89%) DV Cleared
3 48 (9.54%) Degree
4 47 (9.34%) Cisco Certification
5 45 (8.95%) CISSP
6 37 (7.36%) CCNA
7 36 (7.16%) Microsoft Certification
8 34 (6.76%) MCSE
9 27 (5.37%) MCP
10 22 (4.37%) CCNP
10 22 (4.37%) CISM
11 14 (2.78%) CCA
11 14 (2.78%) Citrix Certification
12 10 (1.99%) PRINCE2 Certification
13 9 (1.79%) MCITP
13 9 (1.79%) A+ Certification
13 9 (1.79%) CCIE
13 9 (1.79%) CISA
14 8 (1.59%) ISEB
14 8 (1.59%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 58 (11.53%) SLA
2 36 (7.16%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 28 (5.57%) PCI DSS
4 8 (1.59%) GPG13
5 5 (0.99%) QA
6 2 (0.40%) Sarbanes-Oxley
6 2 (0.40%) JSP 440
6 2 (0.40%) Data Quality
7 1 (0.20%) ISO/IEC 20000
System Software
1 93 (18.49%) Active Directory
2 38 (7.55%) VMware Infrastructure
3 24 (4.77%) XenApp
4 23 (4.57%) Terminal Services
5 21 (4.17%) Hyper-V
6 20 (3.98%) XenDesktop
7 14 (2.78%) Microsoft App-V
8 13 (2.58%) Xen
9 10 (1.99%) VMware ESX
9 10 (1.99%) XenServer
10 6 (1.19%) vSphere
11 4 (0.80%) ISA Server
11 4 (0.80%) Microsoft Virtual Server
12 2 (0.40%) Oracle RAC
12 2 (0.40%) KVM
13 1 (0.20%) vCloud
13 1 (0.20%) VMware ESXi
13 1 (0.20%) Snort
13 1 (0.20%) Citrix Presentation Server
Systems Management
1 42 (8.35%) SCCM
2 32 (6.36%) EMC NetWorker
3 29 (5.77%) SCOM
4 16 (3.18%) WSUS
5 15 (2.98%) HP SIM
6 12 (2.39%) EdgeSight
7 9 (1.79%) NetBackup
7 9 (1.79%) OpenView Configuration Management
8 7 (1.39%) HP Quality Center
8 7 (1.39%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
9 4 (0.80%) ARCserve
9 4 (0.80%) Norton AntiVirus
10 3 (0.60%) Backup Exec
11 2 (0.40%) Netcool
11 2 (0.40%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
11 2 (0.40%) Oracle RMAN
11 2 (0.40%) Data Guard
12 1 (0.20%) Oracle ZFS
12 1 (0.20%) ArcSight ESM
12 1 (0.20%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 114 (22.66%) Microsoft
2 83 (16.50%) HP
3 74 (14.71%) Cisco
4 43 (8.55%) Juniper
4 43 (8.55%) VMware
5 40 (7.95%) Oracle
6 30 (5.96%) Citrix
7 29 (5.77%) Sun
8 28 (5.57%) CheckPoint
9 22 (4.37%) F5
10 21 (4.17%) EMC
11 19 (3.78%) Lumension
11 19 (3.78%) Fortinet
11 19 (3.78%) Red Hat
12 18 (3.58%) ArcSight
13 17 (3.38%) Brocade
13 17 (3.38%) Symantec
14 16 (3.18%) SolarWinds
15 15 (2.98%) IBM
15 15 (2.98%) McAfee
Reading, Berkshire
ISL
Salary: £45000.00 - £55000.00 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 53 minutes ago
Reading, Berkshire
Polar Recruitment
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + Attractive Benefits
Posted: 2 hours ago
Reading, Berkshire
Polar Recruitment
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + Uplift, Pension, Healthcare
Posted: 2 hours ago
Reading, Berkshire
Polar Recruitment
Salary: £17000 - £40000 per annum + Uplift and Benefits
Posted: 2 hours ago
Reading, Berkshire
The People Network
Salary: £50000 - £70000 per annum + Bens
Posted: 2 hours ago
Reading, Berkshire
Global Technology Solutions Ltd
Salary: £65000 - £70000 per annum + ben
Posted: 3 hours ago
Reading, Berkshire
Experis Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 9 hours ago
Reading, Berkshire
Experis Ltd
Posted: 10 hours ago
Bracknell, Berkshire
ISL
Salary: £30000.00 - £60000.00 per annum + Fantastic Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Bracknell, Berkshire
ISL
Salary: £45000.00 - £55000.00 per annum + Great Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Berkshire
PS Computer
Salary: £35k - £40k pa + bens
Posted: 4 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 45000 - 55000 + car + excellent benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Jagger Talent
Salary: From £60,000 to £65,000 per annum + Car Allowance + Health + Pension +
Posted: 5 days ago
Reading
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £22000 - £28000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 8 days ago
Bracknell
Computer Futures
Salary: £55000 - £75000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 8 days ago
Maidenhead
Computer Futures
Salary: £55000 - £75000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 14 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
CGI
Salary: £27000 - £35000 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: 14 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
CGI
Salary: £35000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 14 days ago
Reading
Computer Futures
Salary: £60000 - £80000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 17 days ago
Reading
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £22000 - £28000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 20 days ago