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 1 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
1 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Security Check (SC) Clearance
Rank 40 33 37
Rank change year-on-year
-7 +4
Permanent jobs citing SC Cleared 291 382 315
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 5.37% 6.71% 5.84%
As % of the Qualifications category 14.56% 19.91% 16.36%
Number of salaries quoted 177 251 93
Average salary £55,000 £49,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+11.11% +10.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,957 £33,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £77,500 £64,000
UK excluding London average salary £46,750 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+3.88% +5.88%
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
1998 1919 1926
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 36.86% 33.71% 35.70%
Number of salaries quoted 1305 1311 1382
Average salary £50,000 £45,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+11.11% +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £30,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £60,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

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 1 May 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 1 May 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 -12 197 £55,000 +11.11% 24
Bracknell -7 31 £34,750 -12.02% 1
Maidenhead +8 15 £55,000 +83.33% 2
Windsor - 7 £75,000 -
Newbury +8 3 - -
Wokingham +10 1 - -
SC Cleared
South East

SC Cleared
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 1 May 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.

1 679 (100.00%) Security Cleared
2 265 (39.03%) Windows
3 205 (30.19%) DV Cleared
4 177 (26.07%) ITIL
5 176 (25.92%) Microsoft
6 174 (25.63%) Active Directory
7 168 (24.74%) Finance
8 129 (19.00%) Telecoms
9 125 (18.41%) HP
10 120 (17.67%) Windows Server 2003
11 114 (16.79%) SQL
12 102 (15.02%) MS Excel
13 98 (14.43%) VMware
14 91 (13.40%) Cisco
15 83 (12.22%) VMware Infrastructure
16 81 (11.93%) Firewall
17 77 (11.34%) Windows Server 2008
18 76 (11.19%) Analytical Skills
19 73 (10.75%) DNS
20 72 (10.60%) SLA
21 69 (10.16%) Windows 7
21 69 (10.16%) Cyber Security
22 68 (10.01%) Retail
23 67 (9.87%) PowerShell
23 67 (9.87%) Incident Management
24 66 (9.72%) Fujitsu
25 63 (9.28%) Linux
26 62 (9.13%) Information Security
27 61 (8.98%) SCCM
28 60 (8.84%) CISSP

SC Cleared
Top Related IT Skills in Berkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 1 May 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 50 (7.36%) SharePoint
2 43 (6.33%) MS Exchange
3 31 (4.57%) IIS
4 28 (4.12%) Apache
5 26 (3.83%) SharePoint 2010
6 20 (2.95%) SharePoint Server
7 19 (2.80%) Lync
7 19 (2.80%) Exchange Server 2003
8 14 (2.06%) Exchange Server 2010
9 13 (1.91%) WebSphere
9 13 (1.91%) Exchange Server 5.5
10 10 (1.47%) Exchange Server 2007
11 7 (1.03%) ArcGIS
11 7 (1.03%) WebLogic
11 7 (1.03%) MS Project Server
12 6 (0.88%) JBoss
12 6 (0.88%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
13 5 (0.74%) Tomcat
13 5 (0.74%) Joomla!
14 4 (0.59%) Live Communications Server
Applications
1 102 (15.02%) MS Excel
2 50 (7.36%) MS Office
3 12 (1.77%) MS Visio
4 10 (1.47%) MS Project
5 9 (1.33%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 10 (1.47%) Oracle EBS R12
1 10 (1.47%) Oracle EBS
2 9 (1.33%) Oracle ERP
3 8 (1.18%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
4 7 (1.03%) Oracle Applications
5 2 (0.29%) SAP GRC
6 1 (0.15%) Dynamics NAV
Cloud Services
1 8 (1.18%) Office 365
2 2 (0.29%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 81 (11.93%) Firewall
2 73 (10.75%) DNS
3 51 (7.51%) SAN
4 49 (7.22%) TCP/IP
5 47 (6.92%) DHCP
6 43 (6.33%) LAN
7 39 (5.74%) WAN
8 35 (5.15%) Wireless
9 27 (3.98%) Fibre Channel
10 25 (3.68%) NAS
11 22 (3.24%) Network Security
12 19 (2.80%) VoIP
13 17 (2.50%) Wireshark
14 15 (2.21%) Internet
15 13 (1.91%) NetScaler
16 11 (1.62%) iSCSI
17 10 (1.47%) MPLS
18 8 (1.18%) Cisco Nexus
19 7 (1.03%) VPN
20 6 (0.88%) Wireless Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 36 (5.30%) SQL Server
2 30 (4.42%) EDRMS
3 27 (3.98%) IDOL
4 12 (1.77%) Big Data
5 9 (1.33%) NoSQL
5 9 (1.33%) SQL Server 2005
6 3 (0.44%) Relational Database
6 3 (0.44%) Oracle Database
6 3 (0.44%) Data Mining
6 3 (0.44%) Oracle Database 10g
6 3 (0.44%) Oracle Database 11g
7 2 (0.29%) RDBMS
7 2 (0.29%) BusinessObjects
7 2 (0.29%) MySQL
7 2 (0.29%) Oracle Reports
7 2 (0.29%) Oracle9i Database
7 2 (0.29%) Oracle Database 12c
7 2 (0.29%) Hadoop
8 1 (0.15%) Oracle Exadata
8 1 (0.15%) Essbase
Development Applications
1 10 (1.47%) LoadRunner
2 9 (1.33%) TestDirector
3 6 (0.88%) Subversion
4 5 (0.74%) Jenkins
4 5 (0.74%) MSI
4 5 (0.74%) Oracle Forms
4 5 (0.74%) Maven
5 3 (0.44%) QuickTest Pro
6 2 (0.29%) Selenium
7 1 (0.15%) Team Foundation Server
7 1 (0.15%) WebDriver
7 1 (0.15%) Bugzilla
7 1 (0.15%) ClearCase
7 1 (0.15%) VSS/SourceSafe
7 1 (0.15%) Git (software)
7 1 (0.15%) JIRA
7 1 (0.15%) StarTeam
General
1 168 (24.74%) Finance
2 129 (19.00%) Telecoms
3 68 (10.01%) Retail
4 18 (2.65%) Marketing
5 11 (1.62%) Banking
6 10 (1.47%) Legal
7 9 (1.33%) Back Office
8 6 (0.88%) Advertising
9 2 (0.29%) Manufacturing
10 1 (0.15%) Publishing
10 1 (0.15%) Electronics
10 1 (0.15%) Military
10 1 (0.15%) Financial Institution
10 1 (0.15%) Arabic Language
10 1 (0.15%) French Language
10 1 (0.15%) German Language
10 1 (0.15%) Polish Language
Job Titles
1 120 (17.67%) Support Engineer
2 115 (16.94%) Consultant
3 63 (9.28%) Architect
4 52 (7.66%) Project Manager
5 46 (6.77%) Security Consultant
6 32 (4.71%) 3rd Line Support
7 29 (4.27%) Senior Manager
7 29 (4.27%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
8 26 (3.83%) Analyst
9 25 (3.68%) 2nd Line Support
10 24 (3.53%) SAN Storage Engineer
10 24 (3.53%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
10 24 (3.53%) Storage Engineer
10 24 (3.53%) SAN Engineer
11 23 (3.39%) EMC Engineer
11 23 (3.39%) Agile Project Manager
11 23 (3.39%) EMC Storage Engineer
12 20 (2.95%) Security Engineer
13 18 (2.65%) Security Architect
13 18 (2.65%) Problem Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 18 (2.65%) Regular Expression
2 10 (1.47%) XML
2 10 (1.47%) CGI
3 9 (1.33%) HTML
4 8 (1.18%) J2EE
4 8 (1.18%) ODBC
5 7 (1.03%) JSP
5 7 (1.03%) .NET
6 5 (0.74%) Web Services
6 5 (0.74%) Application Packaging
6 5 (0.74%) Ajax
7 4 (0.59%) WCF
8 3 (0.44%) SOAP
8 3 (0.44%) CSS
8 3 (0.44%) jQuery
9 2 (0.29%) SAP PI
9 2 (0.29%) SAML
9 2 (0.29%) ASP.NET
9 2 (0.29%) ASP.NET MVC
9 2 (0.29%) ASP.NET Web Forms
Miscellaneous
1 76 (11.19%) Analytical Skills
2 35 (5.15%) Statistics
3 28 (4.12%) Replication
4 24 (3.53%) PKI
5 21 (3.09%) Clustering
6 20 (2.95%) RMADS
7 18 (2.65%) Data Protection Act
8 16 (2.36%) Computer Science
8 16 (2.36%) Enterprise Storage
9 13 (1.91%) GIS
9 13 (1.91%) Management Information System
10 10 (1.47%) Social Media
11 9 (1.33%) CESG
11 9 (1.33%) CESG CLAS
12 7 (1.03%) Blackberry
12 7 (1.03%) Blog
13 4 (0.59%) Life Science
13 4 (0.59%) Enterprise Software
14 3 (0.44%) Smartcard
14 3 (0.44%) IPTV
Operating Systems
1 265 (39.03%) Windows
2 120 (17.67%) Windows Server 2003
3 77 (11.34%) Windows Server 2008
4 69 (10.16%) Windows 7
5 63 (9.28%) Linux
6 48 (7.07%) Windows XP
7 39 (5.74%) UNIX
8 19 (2.80%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 18 (2.65%) Windows 2000
10 16 (2.36%) Windows Server 2012
11 12 (1.77%) CentOS
12 9 (1.33%) AIX
13 7 (1.03%) Windows 2000 Server
14 4 (0.59%) Android
14 4 (0.59%) Solaris
15 1 (0.15%) Apple iOS
15 1 (0.15%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 177 (26.07%) ITIL
2 69 (10.16%) Cyber Security
3 67 (9.87%) Incident Management
4 62 (9.13%) Information Security
5 56 (8.25%) Performance Monitoring
6 55 (8.10%) Mentoring
7 54 (7.95%) PRINCE2
8 48 (7.07%) Disaster Recovery
9 47 (6.92%) Stakeholder Management
9 47 (6.92%) Root Cause Analysis
10 45 (6.63%) Agile Software Development
11 44 (6.48%) Project Management
12 37 (5.45%) Configuration Management
12 37 (5.45%) Service Management
12 37 (5.45%) Scrum
12 37 (5.45%) Network Design
13 35 (5.15%) DSDM
13 35 (5.15%) SIEM
13 35 (5.15%) Security Architecture
14 30 (4.42%) Problem Management
Programming Languages
1 114 (16.79%) SQL
2 67 (9.87%) PowerShell
3 24 (3.53%) VBScript
4 21 (3.09%) VB
5 18 (2.65%) C
6 17 (2.50%) Java
7 16 (2.36%) C#
8 8 (1.18%) JavaScript
8 8 (1.18%) PHP
9 6 (0.88%) Python
10 5 (0.74%) Pascal
10 5 (0.74%) VBA
10 5 (0.74%) Delphi
11 4 (0.59%) C++
12 3 (0.44%) Perl
13 2 (0.29%) Ruby
13 2 (0.29%) VB.NET
13 2 (0.29%) Shell Script
13 2 (0.29%) Bash Shell
14 1 (0.15%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 679 (100.00%) Security Cleared
2 205 (30.19%) DV Cleared
3 60 (8.84%) CISSP
4 51 (7.51%) Cisco Certification
5 44 (6.48%) Microsoft Certification
6 42 (6.19%) MCSE
7 40 (5.89%) CCNA
8 29 (4.27%) Degree
9 27 (3.98%) MCP
10 20 (2.95%) CCNP
10 20 (2.95%) CCA
10 20 (2.95%) Citrix Certification
11 19 (2.80%) CISM
12 17 (2.50%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
13 15 (2.21%) CISA
14 13 (1.91%) ISEB
14 13 (1.91%) ISTQB
15 11 (1.62%) MCITP
16 9 (1.33%) BC Cleared
17 7 (1.03%) A+ Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 72 (10.60%) SLA
2 58 (8.54%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 31 (4.57%) PCI DSS
4 12 (1.77%) QA
5 11 (1.62%) GPG13
6 4 (0.59%) Sarbanes-Oxley
7 2 (0.29%) JSP 440
8 1 (0.15%) FISMA
8 1 (0.15%) ISO/IEC 20000
System Software
1 174 (25.63%) Active Directory
2 83 (12.22%) VMware Infrastructure
3 33 (4.86%) Hyper-V
4 29 (4.27%) ISA Server
4 29 (4.27%) XenApp
5 27 (3.98%) XenDesktop
6 24 (3.53%) Microsoft App-V
7 22 (3.24%) Terminal Services
8 14 (2.06%) vSphere
9 13 (1.91%) XenServer
10 9 (1.33%) Samba
10 9 (1.33%) NFS
11 5 (0.74%) VMware ESX
12 4 (0.59%) KVM
13 3 (0.44%) VMware ESXi
14 2 (0.29%) Oracle RAC
15 1 (0.15%) Microsoft Virtual Server
15 1 (0.15%) Xen
15 1 (0.15%) Snort
Systems Management
1 61 (8.98%) SCCM
2 49 (7.22%) EMC NetWorker
3 37 (5.45%) SCOM
4 33 (4.86%) NetBackup
5 28 (4.12%) OpenView Configuration Management
6 27 (3.98%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
7 21 (3.09%) WSUS
8 20 (2.95%) HP Quality Center
9 13 (1.91%) HP SIM
9 13 (1.91%) EdgeSight
10 9 (1.33%) nmon
11 4 (0.59%) Netcool
12 3 (0.44%) Cisco CUCM
12 3 (0.44%) Tivoli Storage Manager
12 3 (0.44%) Oracle RMAN
12 3 (0.44%) Legato
12 3 (0.44%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
13 2 (0.29%) Data Guard
14 1 (0.15%) Norton AntiVirus
14 1 (0.15%) ARCserve
Vendors
1 176 (25.92%) Microsoft
2 125 (18.41%) HP
3 98 (14.43%) VMware
4 91 (13.40%) Cisco
5 66 (9.72%) Fujitsu
6 58 (8.54%) Citrix
7 51 (7.51%) Juniper
8 43 (6.33%) EMC
9 41 (6.04%) Oracle
10 34 (5.01%) IBM
10 34 (5.01%) Veritas
11 33 (4.86%) CheckPoint
11 33 (4.86%) Meridio
12 31 (4.57%) McAfee
13 26 (3.83%) F5
13 26 (3.83%) Sun
14 24 (3.53%) StorageTek
15 22 (3.24%) Brocade
16 20 (2.95%) Fortinet
16 20 (2.95%) Lumension
Reading, Berkshire
Project People Ltd.
Salary: Market rates
Posted: 11 hours ago
Reading, Berkshire
Experis IT
Posted: 11 hours ago
Reading
Computer Futures
Salary: £40000 - £60000 per annum + competitive
Posted: Yesterday
Maidenhead
Computer Futures
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + competitive, bonus benefits and much more
Posted: 2 days ago
Reading
Oracle
Salary: excellent salary - negotiable
Posted: 2 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Coal IT Services
Salary: Unspecified Very senior level package
Posted: 2 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
CGI
Salary: £55000 - £75000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Reading
Computer Futures
Salary: £45000 - £65000 per annum + bonus + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Global Technology Solutions Ltd
Salary: £34000 - £35000 per annum + £1,200 DV allowance
Posted: 4 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Global Technology Solutions Ltd
Salary: £22979 - £24179 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Berkshire
Lorien Resourcing
Salary: Negotiable + bonus + pension
Posted: 5 days ago
Bracknell, Berkshire
Capita Resourcing - IT Resourcing
Salary: £17000 - £20500 per annum + £20,500 + company benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Experis Ltd
Salary: £22000.00 - £24000.00 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Polar Recruitment
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + Uplift, Pension, Healthcare
Posted: 6 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Polar Recruitment
Salary: £17000 - £40000 per annum + Uplift and Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Polar Recruitment
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + Attractive Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 30000 - 65000
Posted: 6 days ago
Maidenhead
Computer Futures
Salary: £55000 - £75000 per annum + bonus + benefits
Posted: 7 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
CGI
Salary: £30000 - £42000 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: 12 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Oracle Corporation UK Ltd
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 12 days ago