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 23 July 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
23 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Security Check (SC) Clearance
Rank 18 29 65
Rank change year-on-year
+11 +36
Permanent jobs citing SC Cleared 536 353 220
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 9.71% 6.44% 3.67%
As % of the Qualifications category 26.61% 18.11% 11.64%
Number of salaries quoted 312 199 173
Average salary £51,500 £45,000 £55,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+14.44% -18.18%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £21,000 £33,500
10% offered a salary of more than £90,000 £70,000 £67,500
UK excluding London average salary £48,000 £44,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+9.09% -2.22%
Qualifications Category
Berkshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
2014 1949 1890
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 36.49% 35.55% 31.55%
Number of salaries quoted 1256 1493 1572
Average salary £47,500 £45,000 £41,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.55% +9.75%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,000 £27,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £57,500 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £41,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.50% -
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 23 July 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 23 July 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
(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 +14 408 £52,500 +16.66% 11
Bracknell +4 88 £38,000 +16.92% 5
Slough -8 3 £55,000 +4.76%
Newbury +11 2 £55,000 -15.38%
Wokingham +2 1 - -
SC Cleared
South East

SC Cleared
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 23 July 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.

1 909 (100.00%) Security Cleared
2 268 (29.48%) Windows
3 261 (28.71%) DV Cleared
4 252 (27.72%) Finance
5 203 (22.33%) Microsoft
6 190 (20.90%) Telecoms
7 178 (19.58%) Retail
8 176 (19.36%) ITIL
9 163 (17.93%) Active Directory
10 157 (17.27%) PRINCE2
11 141 (15.51%) Windows Server 2003
12 133 (14.63%) SQL
13 119 (13.09%) Fujitsu
14 106 (11.66%) Project Management
15 100 (11.00%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
16 98 (10.78%) VMware
17 93 (10.23%) Windows Server 2008
18 90 (9.90%) Network Design
19 78 (8.58%) HP
20 75 (8.25%) Stakeholder Management
21 72 (7.92%) Risk Assessment
22 69 (7.59%) DNS
23 67 (7.37%) Disaster Recovery
24 66 (7.26%) VMware Infrastructure
25 64 (7.04%) Oracle
26 63 (6.93%) Security Architecture
27 62 (6.82%) MS Exchange
28 60 (6.60%) Windows XP
29 58 (6.38%) Back Office
30 57 (6.27%) ISEB

SC Cleared
Top Related IT Skills in Berkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 23 July 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 (6.82%) MS Exchange
2 54 (5.94%) SharePoint
3 46 (5.06%) Exchange Server 2003
4 28 (3.08%) SharePoint Server
4 28 (3.08%) Exchange Server 5.5
5 23 (2.53%) Exchange Server 2010
6 22 (2.42%) SharePoint 2010
6 22 (2.42%) IIS
7 20 (2.20%) Oracle Workflow
8 19 (2.09%) Apache
8 19 (2.09%) BizTalk Server
9 17 (1.87%) MS Project Server
10 15 (1.65%) Exchange Server 2007
11 12 (1.32%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
12 10 (1.10%) Exchange Server 2000
13 7 (0.77%) Oracle SOA Suite
14 6 (0.66%) Exchange Server 2013
14 6 (0.66%) Lync
15 5 (0.55%) Live Communications Server
16 4 (0.44%) Documentum
Applications
1 50 (5.50%) MS Excel
2 24 (2.64%) MS Project
3 19 (2.09%) MS Office
4 10 (1.10%) MS Visio
5 4 (0.44%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 46 (5.06%) Oracle EBS
2 33 (3.63%) Oracle ERP
3 28 (3.08%) Oracle EBS R12
4 13 (1.43%) Oracle iRecruitment
5 7 (0.77%) Oracle Applications
6 1 (0.11%) Cognos Business Intelligence
Cloud Services
1 13 (1.43%) Taleo
2 2 (0.22%) Cloud Computing
3 1 (0.11%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 69 (7.59%) DNS
2 45 (4.95%) SAN
3 43 (4.73%) Firewall
4 40 (4.40%) DHCP
5 27 (2.97%) TCP/IP
6 25 (2.75%) Internet
7 23 (2.53%) NAS
8 21 (2.31%) Wireless
9 17 (1.87%) Kerberos
10 11 (1.21%) Network Security
11 9 (0.99%) Broadband
11 9 (0.99%) LAN
12 8 (0.88%) HTTP
13 7 (0.77%) WAN
13 7 (0.77%) Fibre Channel
14 6 (0.66%) LDAP
14 6 (0.66%) HTTPS
15 5 (0.55%) SMTP
15 5 (0.55%) DMZ
15 5 (0.55%) X.509
Database & Business Intelligence
1 36 (3.96%) SQL Server
2 32 (3.52%) EDRMS
3 19 (2.09%) IDOL
4 14 (1.54%) Oracle Discoverer
5 12 (1.32%) Oracle Database
6 11 (1.21%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 10 (1.10%) DTS
8 9 (0.99%) Data Mining
8 9 (0.99%) RDBMS
8 9 (0.99%) Oracle Database 11g
8 9 (0.99%) Relational Database
9 7 (0.77%) Oracle BI Publisher
9 7 (0.77%) SQL Server 2005
9 7 (0.77%) Oracle Reports
10 5 (0.55%) SQL Server 2008
11 4 (0.44%) Oracle BI EE
12 3 (0.33%) SQL Server 2012
12 3 (0.33%) MS Access
12 3 (0.33%) Data Warehouse
13 2 (0.22%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 38 (4.18%) TestDirector
2 9 (0.99%) QuickTest Pro
2 9 (0.99%) Subversion
3 8 (0.88%) WinRunner
4 7 (0.77%) Oracle Forms
5 6 (0.66%) Jenkins
6 5 (0.55%) JUnit
6 5 (0.55%) Maven
6 5 (0.55%) JIRA
7 4 (0.44%) Selenium
8 3 (0.33%) Trac
8 3 (0.33%) Team Foundation Server
8 3 (0.33%) SoapUI
9 2 (0.22%) Git (software)
9 2 (0.22%) WebDriver
9 2 (0.22%) Cucumber
9 2 (0.22%) LoadUI
9 2 (0.22%) jMock
9 2 (0.22%) Talend Open Studio
9 2 (0.22%) StarTeam
General
1 252 (27.72%) Finance
2 190 (20.90%) Telecoms
3 178 (19.58%) Retail
4 58 (6.38%) Back Office
5 30 (3.30%) German Language
6 21 (2.31%) Legal
7 9 (0.99%) Law
7 9 (0.99%) Military
8 5 (0.55%) Publishing
9 3 (0.33%) Automotive
10 2 (0.22%) Advertising
10 2 (0.22%) Banking
10 2 (0.22%) Marketing
11 1 (0.11%) Local Government
11 1 (0.11%) Electronics
11 1 (0.11%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 146 (16.06%) Consultant
2 136 (14.96%) Project Manager
3 127 (13.97%) Architect
4 114 (12.54%) Support Engineer
5 57 (6.27%) Security Consultant
6 50 (5.50%) Analyst
7 42 (4.62%) Programme Manager
8 38 (4.18%) Developer
9 36 (3.96%) Security Architect
10 31 (3.41%) Security Engineer
10 31 (3.41%) Test Manager
10 31 (3.41%) Test Analyst
10 31 (3.41%) 3rd Line Support
11 30 (3.30%) Senior Manager
11 30 (3.30%) Senior Project Manager
11 30 (3.30%) Infrastructure Manager
12 28 (3.08%) Security Support Engineer
13 27 (2.97%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
13 27 (2.97%) Infrastructure Project Manager
14 26 (2.86%) Functional Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 36 (3.96%) .NET
2 30 (3.30%) ASP.NET
3 25 (2.75%) HTML
4 20 (2.20%) XML
5 18 (1.98%) jQuery
6 17 (1.87%) ASP.NET Web Forms
7 16 (1.76%) CSS
8 15 (1.65%) ASP.NET MVC
9 12 (1.32%) Middleware
10 10 (1.10%) HTML5
11 9 (0.99%) Flash
11 9 (0.99%) COM
12 7 (0.77%) Spring
13 5 (0.55%) Hibernate
13 5 (0.55%) CGI
13 5 (0.55%) Oracle Fusion
13 5 (0.55%) .NET Framework
14 4 (0.44%) Ajax
15 3 (0.33%) SOAP
15 3 (0.33%) FIX Protocol
Miscellaneous
1 54 (5.94%) Management Information System
2 51 (5.61%) RMADS
3 44 (4.84%) PKI
4 28 (3.08%) Clustering
5 21 (2.31%) Statistics
6 20 (2.20%) Mathematics
6 20 (2.20%) CESG
7 18 (1.98%) CESG CLAS
8 12 (1.32%) Blackberry
8 12 (1.32%) Computer Science
9 10 (1.10%) Derivative
10 9 (0.99%) Device Driver
10 9 (0.99%) Replication
10 9 (0.99%) Smartphone
11 8 (0.88%) Enterprise Software
12 7 (0.77%) Data Integration
12 7 (0.77%) Taxonomies
12 7 (0.77%) Data Protection Act
13 5 (0.55%) Physics
13 5 (0.55%) Smartcard
Operating Systems
1 268 (29.48%) Windows
2 141 (15.51%) Windows Server 2003
3 93 (10.23%) Windows Server 2008
4 60 (6.60%) Windows XP
5 53 (5.83%) Linux
6 43 (4.73%) UNIX
7 38 (4.18%) Windows 7
8 34 (3.74%) Windows 2000
9 16 (1.76%) AIX
9 16 (1.76%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 14 (1.54%) Android
11 13 (1.43%) Solaris
12 10 (1.10%) HPUX
13 8 (0.88%) CentOS
14 4 (0.44%) Windows Server 2012
15 3 (0.33%) VMS
16 2 (0.22%) VxWorks
16 2 (0.22%) LynxOS
17 1 (0.11%) Ubuntu
17 1 (0.11%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 176 (19.36%) ITIL
2 157 (17.27%) PRINCE2
3 106 (11.66%) Project Management
4 90 (9.90%) Network Design
5 75 (8.25%) Stakeholder Management
6 72 (7.92%) Risk Assessment
7 67 (7.37%) Disaster Recovery
8 63 (6.93%) Security Architecture
9 51 (5.61%) Risk Management
10 49 (5.39%) Software Distribution
11 47 (5.17%) Migration
12 45 (4.95%) Programme Management
12 45 (4.95%) Configuration Management
13 42 (4.62%) Information Security
14 41 (4.51%) Supplier Management
14 41 (4.51%) Incident Management
14 41 (4.51%) Information Assurance
15 40 (4.40%) Change Control
15 40 (4.40%) ERP
16 35 (3.85%) Business Development
Programming Languages
1 133 (14.63%) SQL
2 38 (4.18%) PowerShell
3 33 (3.63%) C#
4 29 (3.19%) Java
5 26 (2.86%) VB.NET
6 22 (2.42%) VB
7 21 (2.31%) JavaScript
7 21 (2.31%) PL/SQL
8 16 (1.76%) Shell Script
9 15 (1.65%) C
10 14 (1.54%) XPath
11 13 (1.43%) Bash Shell
12 12 (1.32%) Perl
12 12 (1.32%) T-SQL
13 11 (1.21%) VBScript
14 10 (1.10%) VBA
14 10 (1.10%) VB6
15 5 (0.55%) Python
16 2 (0.22%) Ada
16 2 (0.22%) MATLAB
Qualifications
1 909 (100.00%) Security Cleared
2 261 (28.71%) DV Cleared
3 100 (11.00%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
4 57 (6.27%) ISEB
5 54 (5.94%) PRINCE2 Certification
6 52 (5.72%) Degree
7 47 (5.17%) ISTQB
8 28 (3.08%) MCP
9 22 (2.42%) Cisco Certification
10 18 (1.98%) Microsoft Certification
10 18 (1.98%) CCNP
11 17 (1.87%) MCSE
12 15 (1.65%) CISSP
13 11 (1.21%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
14 10 (1.10%) CISM
15 7 (0.77%) OCP
15 7 (0.77%) Oracle Certification
15 7 (0.77%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
16 5 (0.55%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
16 5 (0.55%) CCNA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 52 (5.72%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 33 (3.63%) QA
3 29 (3.19%) SLA
4 8 (0.88%) PCI DSS
5 2 (0.22%) DO-178B
5 2 (0.22%) Data Quality
6 1 (0.11%) GPG13
6 1 (0.11%) Sarbanes-Oxley
6 1 (0.11%) COBIT
6 1 (0.11%) JSP 440
System Software
1 163 (17.93%) Active Directory
2 66 (7.26%) VMware Infrastructure
3 32 (3.52%) Hyper-V
4 21 (2.31%) VMware ESXi
5 18 (1.98%) ISA Server
6 13 (1.43%) VMware ESX
7 12 (1.32%) Terminal Services
7 12 (1.32%) XenApp
7 12 (1.32%) vSphere
8 11 (1.21%) Microsoft Virtual Server
9 9 (0.99%) Microsoft App-V
10 5 (0.55%) Samba
10 5 (0.55%) NFS
10 5 (0.55%) Forefront TMG
10 5 (0.55%) XenDesktop
10 5 (0.55%) vCloud
11 4 (0.44%) DFS Replication
12 3 (0.33%) KVM
13 2 (0.22%) Squid
13 2 (0.22%) Citrix Presentation Server
Systems Management
1 47 (5.17%) HP Quality Center
2 46 (5.06%) EMC NetWorker
3 39 (4.29%) SCCM
3 39 (4.29%) NetBackup
4 29 (3.19%) WSUS
5 24 (2.64%) SCOM
6 17 (1.87%) OpenView Configuration Management
7 15 (1.65%) Backup Exec
8 13 (1.43%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
8 13 (1.43%) HP SIM
9 6 (0.66%) Netcool
10 5 (0.55%) ARCserve
10 5 (0.55%) Norton AntiVirus
10 5 (0.55%) nmon
11 4 (0.44%) McAfee ePO
11 4 (0.44%) SCDPM
12 2 (0.22%) Veritas Storage Foundation
12 2 (0.22%) Oracle EDQ
12 2 (0.22%) Nessus
12 2 (0.22%) HP Data Protector
Vendors
1 203 (22.33%) Microsoft
2 119 (13.09%) Fujitsu
3 98 (10.78%) VMware
4 78 (8.58%) HP
5 64 (7.04%) Oracle
6 49 (5.39%) Cisco
6 49 (5.39%) EMC
7 45 (4.95%) Citrix
8 35 (3.85%) Veritas
9 33 (3.63%) Juniper
10 30 (3.30%) F5
11 23 (2.53%) Meridio
12 16 (1.76%) Lumension
12 16 (1.76%) IBM
12 16 (1.76%) Red Hat
12 16 (1.76%) McAfee
13 14 (1.54%) Symantec
13 14 (1.54%) Xamarin
14 11 (1.21%) ArcSight
14 11 (1.21%) SolarWinds
Berkshire
Lorien Resourcing
Salary: Excellent Salary Package
Posted: 11 hours ago
Reading, Berkshire
CGI
Salary: £35000 - £60000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 14 hours ago
Reading, Berkshire
CGI
Salary: £60000 - £75000 per annum + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Reading, Berkshire
Polar Recruitment
Salary: £0000 - £9999 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Bracknell, Berkshire
Lorien Resourcing
Salary: Excellent Salary Package
Posted: 5 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Lorien Resourcing
Salary: Upon Application
Posted: 5 days ago
Berkshire
Lorien Resourcing
Salary: Competitive salary package
Posted: 5 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 40000 - 55000 + car + bonus + benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Berkshire
Capita Resourcing - IT Resourcing
Posted: 6 days ago
Berkshire
Capita Resourcing - IT Resourcing
Posted: 6 days ago
Bracknell, Berkshire
Lorien Resourcing
Salary: Negotiable upon Application
Posted: 6 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Lorien Resourcing
Salary: Negotiable upon Application
Posted: 6 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 40000 - 60000 + car + bonus
Posted: 6 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 55000 - 80000 + Excellent benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Bracknell, Berkshire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 35000 + bonus + benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Bracknell, Berkshire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: up to 55000 + car + bonus
Posted: 6 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Atos
Salary: Competitive Salary + Benefits
Posted: 12 days ago
Berkshire
Fenwick Ryan Ltd
Salary: £70000 - £84000 per annum + 20% Comm. + Car + 5% Cash
Posted: 20 days ago
Windsor
Interquest - IQ ESM
Salary: £72000 per annum + £108KOTE + benefits + car
Posted: 20 days ago