The first table below looks at the demand 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 18 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Qualifications for the Berkshire region.

Location
3 months to
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Security Check (SC) Clearance
Rank 33 35 71
Rank change year-on-year
+2 +36
Permanent jobs citing SC Cleared 365 315 198
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 6.20% 5.92% 3.19%
As % of the Qualifications category 18.77% 16.61% 10.01%
Number of salaries quoted 235 78 176
Average salary £48,500 £45,000 £44,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.77% +1.12%
90% offered a salary of more than £33,200 £25,000 £34,500
10% offered a salary of more than £77,500 £65,000 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+5.88% -5.55%
Qualifications Category
Berkshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
1945 1897 1978
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 33.06% 35.64% 31.86%
Number of salaries quoted 1320 1340 1719
Average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £30,500 £30,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £65,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
SC Cleared
South East

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 18 April 2014.

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 18 April 2014. 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
(Click each for more statistics)
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
Find
Job
Vacancies
Reading +41 262 £47,500 -9.52% 15
Bracknell -8 58 £40,500 +10.95% 2
Slough -1 16 £55,000 -26.66% 1
Maidenhead -19 9 £30,000 +12.14%
Newbury -2 5 £55,000 +57.14% 1
Wokingham -14 1 £52,500 -
SC Cleared
South East

SC Cleared
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, 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.

1 660 (100.00%) Security Cleared
2 206 (31.21%) Windows
3 179 (27.12%) Telecoms
4 168 (25.45%) Finance
5 165 (25.00%) DV Cleared
6 156 (23.64%) Microsoft
7 148 (22.42%) ITIL
8 133 (20.15%) PRINCE2
9 118 (17.88%) Retail
10 111 (16.82%) Fujitsu
11 108 (16.36%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
12 106 (16.06%) Active Directory
13 95 (14.39%) Linux
14 91 (13.79%) UNIX
15 88 (13.33%) SQL
16 85 (12.88%) VMware
17 84 (12.73%) Windows Server 2003
18 80 (12.12%) Project Management
18 80 (12.12%) MS Excel
19 78 (11.82%) HP
20 73 (11.06%) Disaster Recovery
21 67 (10.15%) Management Information System
22 62 (9.39%) MS Exchange
22 62 (9.39%) Windows Server 2008
23 60 (9.09%) Stakeholder Management
24 58 (8.79%) Cisco
24 58 (8.79%) SAN
25 57 (8.64%) Firewall
26 54 (8.18%) Network Design
27 51 (7.73%) VMware Infrastructure

SC Cleared
Top Related IT Skills in Berkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, 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 62 (9.39%) MS Exchange
2 33 (5.00%) Exchange Server 2003
3 32 (4.85%) Exchange Server 2010
4 20 (3.03%) WebLogic
4 20 (3.03%) SharePoint
5 17 (2.58%) Lync
6 16 (2.42%) SharePoint Server
7 15 (2.27%) Exchange Server 2007
8 10 (1.52%) Exchange Server 2000
9 8 (1.21%) Exchange Server 5.5
9 8 (1.21%) MS Project Server
10 7 (1.06%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
11 6 (0.91%) SharePoint 2010
11 6 (0.91%) Exchange Server 2013
11 6 (0.91%) IIS
11 6 (0.91%) Apache
12 3 (0.45%) BizTalk Server
12 3 (0.45%) WebSphere
13 2 (0.30%) Office Communications Server
13 2 (0.30%) Live Communications Server
Applications
1 80 (12.12%) MS Excel
2 24 (3.64%) MS Office
3 15 (2.27%) MS Project
4 5 (0.76%) MS PowerPoint
5 2 (0.30%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 30 (4.55%) Oracle EBS
2 28 (4.24%) Oracle EBS R12
Cloud Services
1 3 (0.45%) Cloud Computing
2 2 (0.30%) Office 365
3 1 (0.15%) IaaS
3 1 (0.15%) SaaS
3 1 (0.15%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 58 (8.79%) SAN
2 57 (8.64%) Firewall
3 43 (6.52%) DNS
4 42 (6.36%) TCP/IP
5 33 (5.00%) DHCP
6 26 (3.94%) NAS
7 25 (3.79%) Wireless
8 15 (2.27%) Internet
8 15 (2.27%) Cisco Nexus
9 14 (2.12%) LAN
9 14 (2.12%) VoIP
10 12 (1.82%) Network Security
10 12 (1.82%) WAN
11 5 (0.76%) SMS
11 5 (0.76%) Wireshark
11 5 (0.76%) Fibre Channel
12 4 (0.61%) 4G
12 4 (0.61%) 3G
13 3 (0.45%) HTTP
13 3 (0.45%) PBX
Database & Business Intelligence
1 45 (6.82%) SQL Server
2 31 (4.70%) Oracle Database
3 29 (4.39%) Oracle Database 11g
4 28 (4.24%) Oracle Exadata
4 28 (4.24%) Essbase
4 28 (4.24%) Oracle Discoverer
4 28 (4.24%) Oracle Database 10g
4 28 (4.24%) Oracle BI EE
5 10 (1.52%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 9 (1.36%) DTS
7 8 (1.21%) EDRMS
8 5 (0.76%) IDOL
8 5 (0.76%) SQL Server 2005
9 3 (0.45%) MS Access
10 2 (0.30%) SQL Server 2012
10 2 (0.30%) Relational Database
10 2 (0.30%) SQL Server 2008
10 2 (0.30%) RDBMS
11 1 (0.15%) OLAP
11 1 (0.15%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 12 (1.82%) TestDirector
2 7 (1.06%) StarTeam
3 2 (0.30%) Trac
3 2 (0.30%) Jenkins
3 2 (0.30%) Subversion
3 2 (0.30%) Maven
3 2 (0.30%) QuickTest Pro
3 2 (0.30%) WinRunner
3 2 (0.30%) JUnit
3 2 (0.30%) Visual Studio
4 1 (0.15%) Eclipse
4 1 (0.15%) ClearCase
4 1 (0.15%) LoadRunner
4 1 (0.15%) Metasploit
General
1 179 (27.12%) Telecoms
2 168 (25.45%) Finance
3 118 (17.88%) Retail
4 11 (1.67%) Legal
5 8 (1.21%) Military
5 8 (1.21%) Back Office
6 6 (0.91%) Banking
7 2 (0.30%) German Language
7 2 (0.30%) Manufacturing
7 2 (0.30%) Financial Institution
8 1 (0.15%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 120 (18.18%) Project Manager
2 84 (12.73%) Consultant
3 81 (12.27%) Architect
4 69 (10.45%) Support Engineer
5 46 (6.97%) Administrator
6 42 (6.36%) Security Consultant
7 39 (5.91%) Security Engineer
8 31 (4.70%) Programme Manager
9 30 (4.55%) Infrastructure Manager
10 29 (4.39%) Infrastructure Project Manager
11 28 (4.24%) DBA
11 28 (4.24%) Developer
11 28 (4.24%) Oracle DBA
12 25 (3.79%) Security Architect
13 24 (3.64%) Analyst
13 24 (3.64%) Server Engineer
14 23 (3.48%) CLAS Consultant
15 22 (3.33%) 3rd Line Support
16 21 (3.18%) Security Support Engineer
17 20 (3.03%) Information Assurance Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 29 (4.39%) .NET
2 25 (3.79%) Regular Expression
3 20 (3.03%) ASP.NET
4 19 (2.88%) HTML
5 9 (1.36%) Flash
5 9 (1.36%) HTML5
6 8 (1.21%) CSS
7 7 (1.06%) jQuery
7 7 (1.06%) ASP.NET Web Forms
7 7 (1.06%) ASP.NET MVC
8 5 (0.76%) CGI
9 4 (0.61%) .NET Framework
9 4 (0.61%) Middleware
9 4 (0.61%) JSP
9 4 (0.61%) J2EE
10 3 (0.45%) Web Services
10 3 (0.45%) XML
10 3 (0.45%) Spring
10 3 (0.45%) Application Packaging
10 3 (0.45%) Oracle Fusion
Miscellaneous
1 67 (10.15%) Management Information System
2 40 (6.06%) RMADS
3 29 (4.39%) Clustering
4 27 (4.09%) Oracle Exalytics
5 23 (3.48%) CESG
5 23 (3.48%) Replication
6 18 (2.73%) CESG CLAS
7 16 (2.42%) PKI
8 15 (2.27%) Mathematics
9 14 (2.12%) Enterprise Storage
10 12 (1.82%) Data Protection Act
11 11 (1.67%) Computer Science
12 9 (1.36%) Device Driver
12 9 (1.36%) Derivative
12 9 (1.36%) Statistics
13 7 (1.06%) Blackberry
13 7 (1.06%) Enterprise Software
14 6 (0.91%) Smartcard
15 4 (0.61%) Human Factors
16 3 (0.45%) Firmware
Operating Systems
1 206 (31.21%) Windows
2 95 (14.39%) Linux
3 91 (13.79%) UNIX
4 84 (12.73%) Windows Server 2003
5 62 (9.39%) Windows Server 2008
6 30 (4.55%) Windows XP
7 27 (4.09%) Windows 7
8 26 (3.94%) Solaris
9 18 (2.73%) Windows 2000
10 17 (2.58%) Oracle Linux
11 13 (1.97%) AIX
12 10 (1.52%) HPUX
13 8 (1.21%) Android
14 5 (0.76%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
15 3 (0.45%) VMS
16 2 (0.30%) Windows 8
17 1 (0.15%) Windows Vista
17 1 (0.15%) Ubuntu
17 1 (0.15%) Windows 2000 Server
17 1 (0.15%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 148 (22.42%) ITIL
2 133 (20.15%) PRINCE2
3 80 (12.12%) Project Management
4 73 (11.06%) Disaster Recovery
5 60 (9.09%) Stakeholder Management
6 54 (8.18%) Network Design
7 46 (6.97%) Risk Assessment
8 45 (6.82%) Information Security
8 45 (6.82%) Supplier Management
9 44 (6.67%) Cyber Security
10 42 (6.36%) Security Architecture
11 39 (5.91%) Performance Monitoring
12 37 (5.61%) Service Delivery
13 36 (5.45%) Configuration Management
14 33 (5.00%) SIEM
15 30 (4.55%) Risk Management
16 29 (4.39%) Information Assurance
17 28 (4.24%) Performance Tuning
18 26 (3.94%) Service Management
19 25 (3.79%) Technical Architecture
Programming Languages
1 88 (13.33%) SQL
2 37 (5.61%) Shell Script
3 29 (4.39%) PL/SQL
4 22 (3.33%) Java
5 21 (3.18%) C#
6 19 (2.88%) VB.NET
7 16 (2.42%) VB
8 14 (2.12%) C
9 13 (1.97%) T-SQL
10 12 (1.82%) PowerShell
11 10 (1.52%) Bash Shell
11 10 (1.52%) VB6
11 10 (1.52%) VBA
12 9 (1.36%) Perl
13 8 (1.21%) JavaScript
14 4 (0.61%) C++
14 4 (0.61%) VBScript
15 3 (0.45%) Python
16 2 (0.30%) MapBasic
17 1 (0.15%) Ada
Qualifications
1 660 (100.00%) Security Cleared
2 165 (25.00%) DV Cleared
3 108 (16.36%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
4 38 (5.76%) CISSP
4 38 (5.76%) Cisco Certification
5 34 (5.15%) CCNP
5 34 (5.15%) Degree
6 31 (4.70%) Microsoft Certification
7 30 (4.55%) MCSE
8 24 (3.64%) MCP
8 24 (3.64%) PRINCE2 Certification
9 19 (2.88%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
10 17 (2.58%) CISA
11 16 (2.42%) ISEB
12 15 (2.27%) CISM
13 14 (2.12%) ISTQB
14 13 (1.97%) MCITP
15 11 (1.67%) CCDP
15 11 (1.67%) CCIE
16 7 (1.06%) CCNA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 51 (7.73%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 29 (4.39%) PCI DSS
3 17 (2.58%) QA
4 15 (2.27%) GPG13
5 13 (1.97%) SLA
6 3 (0.45%) CESG Infosec
7 2 (0.30%) JSP 440
8 1 (0.15%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 106 (16.06%) Active Directory
2 51 (7.73%) VMware Infrastructure
3 31 (4.70%) Hyper-V
4 28 (4.24%) Oracle RMAN
5 27 (4.09%) Oracle RAC
6 24 (3.64%) VMware ESXi
7 14 (2.12%) Terminal Services
8 13 (1.97%) vSphere
8 13 (1.97%) XenApp
9 12 (1.82%) VMware ESX
10 9 (1.36%) vCloud
11 8 (1.21%) DFS Replication
12 6 (0.91%) Microsoft Virtual Server
13 5 (0.76%) ISA Server
14 4 (0.61%) XenDesktop
15 3 (0.45%) Microsoft App-V
15 3 (0.45%) Xen
15 3 (0.45%) PowerHA
15 3 (0.45%) Veritas Cluster Server
16 2 (0.30%) KVM
Systems Management
1 47 (7.12%) EMC NetWorker
2 43 (6.52%) SCCM
3 39 (5.91%) SCOM
4 26 (3.94%) WSUS
5 22 (3.33%) NetBackup
6 17 (2.58%) OpenView Configuration Management
7 14 (2.12%) Backup Exec
8 12 (1.82%) HP Quality Center
9 11 (1.67%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
10 10 (1.52%) HP SIM
11 8 (1.21%) McAfee ePO
11 8 (1.21%) SCDPM
12 5 (0.76%) Norton AntiVirus
12 5 (0.76%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
12 5 (0.76%) ARCserve
13 2 (0.30%) Nessus
14 1 (0.15%) Legato
14 1 (0.15%) Tivoli
14 1 (0.15%) Tivoli Storage Manager
14 1 (0.15%) BMC PATROL
Vendors
1 156 (23.64%) Microsoft
2 111 (16.82%) Fujitsu
3 85 (12.88%) VMware
4 78 (11.82%) HP
5 58 (8.79%) Cisco
6 43 (6.52%) Juniper
7 42 (6.36%) Oracle
8 40 (6.06%) EMC
8 40 (6.06%) Citrix
9 39 (5.91%) F5
10 30 (4.55%) Hyperion
11 27 (4.09%) Sun
12 20 (3.03%) Veritas
13 17 (2.58%) McAfee
13 17 (2.58%) Lumension
14 16 (2.42%) Brocade
14 16 (2.42%) Blue Coat
15 15 (2.27%) Fortinet
15 15 (2.27%) ProCurve
16 13 (1.97%) StorageTek
Reading, Berkshire
Global Technology Solutions Ltd
Salary: £23000 - £25200 per annum + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Reading, Berkshire
EXCELerate
Salary: From £85,000 to £130,000 per annum Excellent Corporate Benefits Packag
Posted: Yesterday
Reading, Berkshire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 30000 - 70000
Posted: 2 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 30k - 60k
Posted: 2 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 55000 - 75000 + Excellent benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Global Technology Solutions Ltd
Salary: £20000 - £21000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Berkshire
Lorien Resourcing
Salary: Excellent Salary Package
Posted: 3 days ago
Bracknell, Berkshire
Lorien Resourcing
Salary: Excellent Salary Package
Posted: 3 days ago
Bracknell, Berkshire
Lorien Resourcing
Salary: Excellent Salary Package
Posted: 3 days ago
Reading
Capita - ITIN
Salary: £35000.00 - £40000.00 per annum
Posted: 3 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: £41000 - £42000 per annum + £1,200 DV allowance
Posted: 4 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Proprius Recruitment
Salary: Up to £75,000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Slough
Capita - ITIN
Salary: £60000 - £75000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Newbury, Berkshire
Vodafone
Posted: 5 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Latcom Ltd
Salary: From £28,000 to £31,000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Streamline Connections
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum + bonus and benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Reading
Capita - ITIN
Salary: £20000.00 - £30000.00 per annum
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