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 3 September 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
3 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Security Check (SC) Clearance
Rank 56 21 29
Rank change year-on-year
-35 +8
Permanent jobs citing SC Cleared 210 533 378
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 4.18% 8.98% 6.82%
As % of the Qualifications category 12.78% 24.56% 20.22%
Number of salaries quoted 164 292 209
Average salary £50,000 £52,500 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-4.76% +10.52%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £35,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £85,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £50,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
-10.00% +11.11%
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
1643 2170 1869
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 32.70% 36.58% 33.72%
Number of salaries quoted 1243 1312 1369
Average salary £47,500 £49,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-4.04% +10.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £62,500 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.40% +3.75%

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 3 September 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 3 September 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 -29 121 £50,000 -4.76% 10
Bracknell -30 16 £45,000 +28.57% 2
Newbury +8 3 £40,000 -31.91% 2
Slough -7 2 £36,500 -31.45% 1
Maidenhead - 2 £45,000 -
Wokingham 0 1 - -
SC Cleared
South East

SC Cleared
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 3 September 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.

1 461 (100.00%) Security Cleared
2 118 (25.60%) ITIL
3 91 (19.74%) Microsoft
4 88 (19.09%) Windows
4 88 (19.09%) Telecoms
5 79 (17.14%) Cisco
6 68 (14.75%) Finance
6 68 (14.75%) DV Cleared
7 65 (14.10%) Active Directory
8 58 (12.58%) Agile Software Development
9 57 (12.36%) PRINCE2
10 56 (12.15%) HP
10 56 (12.15%) Firewall
10 56 (12.15%) Degree
11 55 (11.93%) SAP
12 54 (11.71%) SLA
13 53 (11.50%) Stakeholder Management
14 52 (11.28%) Scrum
15 50 (10.85%) Cisco Certification
15 50 (10.85%) Juniper
15 50 (10.85%) MS Excel
16 49 (10.63%) Project Management
17 45 (9.76%) TCP/IP
18 44 (9.54%) DSDM
18 44 (9.54%) Analytical Skills
19 43 (9.33%) DNS
20 42 (9.11%) SQL
21 41 (8.89%) People Management
22 39 (8.46%) LAN
22 39 (8.46%) VMware

SC Cleared
Top Related IT Skills in Berkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 3 September 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 18 (3.90%) MS Exchange
2 12 (2.60%) SharePoint
2 12 (2.60%) SharePoint Server
2 12 (2.60%) Exchange Server 2010
3 11 (2.39%) Lync
4 10 (2.17%) Exchange Server 2007
5 9 (1.95%) SAP Portal
5 9 (1.95%) SAP EP
6 8 (1.74%) IIS
7 7 (1.52%) Exchange Server 2000
7 7 (1.52%) Exchange Server 2003
8 6 (1.30%) WebSphere
9 5 (1.08%) Exchange Server 2013
10 4 (0.87%) SharePoint 2013
10 4 (0.87%) JBoss
10 4 (0.87%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
11 3 (0.65%) ArcGIS
11 3 (0.65%) WebLogic
12 2 (0.43%) Tomcat
12 2 (0.43%) Documentum
Applications
1 50 (10.85%) MS Excel
2 19 (4.12%) MS Office
3 9 (1.95%) MS Visio
4 3 (0.65%) MS PowerPoint
5 1 (0.22%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 8 (1.74%) SAP FI/CO
1 8 (1.74%) SAP CO
1 8 (1.74%) SAP SRM
1 8 (1.74%) SAP FI
2 2 (0.43%) Primavera
2 2 (0.43%) Oracle EBS
2 2 (0.43%) SAP SM
2 2 (0.43%) SAP HCM
2 2 (0.43%) Oracle EBS R12
2 2 (0.43%) SAP MRS
2 2 (0.43%) Oracle Internet Expenses
2 2 (0.43%) Oracle iRecruitment
2 2 (0.43%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 2 (0.43%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 20 (4.34%) SuccessFactors
2 9 (1.95%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 56 (12.15%) Firewall
2 45 (9.76%) TCP/IP
3 43 (9.33%) DNS
4 39 (8.46%) LAN
5 32 (6.94%) WAN
6 29 (6.29%) Wireless
7 28 (6.07%) SAN
8 26 (5.64%) MPLS
9 20 (4.34%) BGP
10 19 (4.12%) OSPF
10 19 (4.12%) DHCP
10 19 (4.12%) Network Security
11 14 (3.04%) VoIP
12 13 (2.82%) Wireshark
12 13 (2.82%) NetScaler
13 12 (2.60%) 3G
13 12 (2.60%) 4G
13 12 (2.60%) SS7
13 12 (2.60%) 2G
13 12 (2.60%) IP Telephony
Database & Business Intelligence
1 29 (6.29%) SQL Server
2 17 (3.69%) Relational Database
3 14 (3.04%) SAP BW
4 8 (1.74%) SAP BI
4 8 (1.74%) Data Warehouse
4 8 (1.74%) Big Data
5 6 (1.30%) MySQL
5 6 (1.30%) BusinessObjects
6 5 (1.08%) SQL Server 2005
6 5 (1.08%) RDBMS
6 5 (1.08%) NoSQL
7 4 (0.87%) Oracle Database 11g
7 4 (0.87%) Oracle Database
7 4 (0.87%) Oracle9i Database
7 4 (0.87%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 4 (0.87%) Oracle Database 10g
8 3 (0.65%) Oracle Reports
9 2 (0.43%) QlikView
9 2 (0.43%) IDOL
9 2 (0.43%) Oracle Database 12c
Development Applications
1 3 (0.65%) LoadRunner
1 3 (0.65%) Selenium
1 3 (0.65%) TestDirector
2 2 (0.43%) HP UFT
2 2 (0.43%) Talend Open Studio
2 2 (0.43%) WebDriver
3 1 (0.22%) Cucumber
3 1 (0.22%) SpecFlow
3 1 (0.22%) Gradle
3 1 (0.22%) Jenkins
3 1 (0.22%) LSMW
3 1 (0.22%) Maven
3 1 (0.22%) JIRA
General
1 88 (19.09%) Telecoms
2 68 (14.75%) Finance
3 12 (2.60%) Marketing
4 6 (1.30%) Legal
4 6 (1.30%) Banking
5 5 (1.08%) Law
6 3 (0.65%) Retail
7 2 (0.43%) Manufacturing
7 2 (0.43%) Electronics
8 1 (0.22%) Advertising
8 1 (0.22%) Publishing
8 1 (0.22%) General Ledger
8 1 (0.22%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 56 (12.15%) Consultant
2 51 (11.06%) Project Manager
3 50 (10.85%) Support Engineer
4 49 (10.63%) Architect
5 45 (9.76%) Developer
6 44 (9.54%) Analyst
7 35 (7.59%) Senior Manager
8 31 (6.72%) Network Engineer
9 30 (6.51%) Security Consultant
9 30 (6.51%) Agile Project Manager
10 22 (4.77%) Administrator
10 22 (4.77%) Support Analyst
10 22 (4.77%) SAP Support
11 21 (4.56%) 3rd Line Support
12 20 (4.34%) Technical Engineer
12 20 (4.34%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
13 19 (4.12%) SAP Developer
14 17 (3.69%) Security Architect
14 17 (3.69%) Senior Project Manager
15 15 (3.25%) Delivery Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 33 (7.16%) CSS
2 28 (6.07%) HTML
3 14 (3.04%) jQuery
4 13 (2.82%) .NET
5 12 (2.60%) JSON
6 11 (2.39%) ASP.NET
6 11 (2.39%) ASP.NET MVC
6 11 (2.39%) ASP.NET Web Forms
7 10 (2.17%) Regular Expression
8 9 (1.95%) REST
8 9 (1.95%) Ajax
9 8 (1.74%) CGI
10 6 (1.30%) XML
11 5 (1.08%) ODBC
12 3 (0.65%) AngularJS
13 2 (0.43%) WinForms
13 2 (0.43%) J2EE
13 2 (0.43%) JSP
14 1 (0.22%) Web Services
14 1 (0.22%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 44 (9.54%) Analytical Skills
2 36 (7.81%) Data Centre
3 16 (3.47%) Computer Science
4 15 (3.25%) PKI
5 12 (2.60%) Management Information System
6 11 (2.39%) Replication
6 11 (2.39%) Enterprise Storage
7 10 (2.17%) RMADS
7 10 (2.17%) GIS
8 7 (1.52%) Clustering
9 4 (0.87%) Blackberry
10 3 (0.65%) Streaming Music
10 3 (0.65%) Smart Meter
10 3 (0.65%) Data Structures
11 2 (0.43%) Data Protection Act
11 2 (0.43%) Mobile App
11 2 (0.43%) DTV
12 1 (0.22%) Smartcard
12 1 (0.22%) IVR
12 1 (0.22%) Economics
Operating Systems
1 88 (19.09%) Windows
2 32 (6.94%) Linux
3 30 (6.51%) UNIX
4 28 (6.07%) Windows 7
5 25 (5.42%) Windows Server 2003
6 20 (4.34%) Windows Server 2008
7 18 (3.90%) Solaris
8 15 (3.25%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 11 (2.39%) Windows Server 2012
9 11 (2.39%) Android
10 10 (2.17%) Windows XP
11 5 (1.08%) Windows 8
12 4 (0.87%) Windows 2000
13 3 (0.65%) Windows Vista
13 3 (0.65%) CentOS
14 2 (0.43%) Windows 2000 Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 118 (25.60%) ITIL
2 58 (12.58%) Agile Software Development
3 57 (12.36%) PRINCE2
4 53 (11.50%) Stakeholder Management
5 52 (11.28%) Scrum
6 49 (10.63%) Project Management
7 44 (9.54%) DSDM
8 41 (8.89%) People Management
9 36 (7.81%) Cyber Security
9 36 (7.81%) Mentoring
10 33 (7.16%) Service Management
11 31 (6.72%) Configuration Management
12 30 (6.51%) Agile Project Management
13 28 (6.07%) Information Security
14 27 (5.86%) Disaster Recovery
15 24 (5.21%) SDLC
16 22 (4.77%) Business Development
16 22 (4.77%) Performance Monitoring
17 21 (4.56%) Change Control
18 20 (4.34%) ERP
Programming Languages
1 42 (9.11%) SQL
2 24 (5.21%) Java
3 23 (4.99%) JavaScript
4 21 (4.56%) Perl
4 21 (4.56%) C#
5 15 (3.25%) PowerShell
6 13 (2.82%) C
6 13 (2.82%) VB.NET
7 12 (2.60%) Bash Shell
8 9 (1.95%) VB
9 6 (1.30%) VBScript
10 4 (0.87%) ABAP
10 4 (0.87%) Python
11 3 (0.65%) C++
12 2 (0.43%) PHP
12 2 (0.43%) PL/SQL
12 2 (0.43%) Shell Script
12 2 (0.43%) Ruby
13 1 (0.22%) VBA
Qualifications
1 461 (100.00%) Security Cleared
2 68 (14.75%) DV Cleared
3 56 (12.15%) Degree
4 50 (10.85%) Cisco Certification
5 36 (7.81%) CISSP
6 35 (7.59%) CCNA
7 30 (6.51%) CCNP
8 24 (5.21%) Microsoft Certification
9 23 (4.99%) MCSE
10 22 (4.77%) CISM
11 17 (3.69%) MCP
12 15 (3.25%) CCA
12 15 (3.25%) Citrix Certification
13 13 (2.82%) PRINCE2 Certification
14 11 (2.39%) ITIL Certification
15 10 (2.17%) ISEB
15 10 (2.17%) CCIE
15 10 (2.17%) ISTQB
16 9 (1.95%) A+ Certification
17 7 (1.52%) CISA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 54 (11.71%) SLA
2 19 (4.12%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 11 (2.39%) PCI DSS
4 6 (1.30%) GPG13
5 5 (1.08%) QA
6 2 (0.43%) JSP 440
6 2 (0.43%) ISO/IEC 20000
6 2 (0.43%) Data Quality
7 1 (0.22%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 65 (14.10%) Active Directory
2 37 (8.03%) VMware Infrastructure
3 26 (5.64%) XenApp
4 23 (4.99%) Terminal Services
5 21 (4.56%) XenDesktop
6 18 (3.90%) Hyper-V
7 14 (3.04%) VMware ESX
8 13 (2.82%) Microsoft App-V
9 12 (2.60%) Xen
10 11 (2.39%) XenServer
11 9 (1.95%) vSphere
12 4 (0.87%) Microsoft Virtual Server
12 4 (0.87%) Oracle RAC
13 1 (0.22%) Citrix Presentation Server
13 1 (0.22%) Snort
13 1 (0.22%) ISA Server
13 1 (0.22%) VMware ESXi
13 1 (0.22%) vCloud
Systems Management
1 36 (7.81%) SCCM
2 26 (5.64%) SCOM
3 22 (4.77%) EMC NetWorker
4 13 (2.82%) EdgeSight
5 11 (2.39%) HP SIM
5 11 (2.39%) WSUS
6 8 (1.74%) HP Quality Center
7 5 (1.08%) OpenView Configuration Management
8 4 (0.87%) ARCserve
8 4 (0.87%) Norton AntiVirus
8 4 (0.87%) NetBackup
8 4 (0.87%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
9 3 (0.65%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
9 3 (0.65%) Backup Exec
9 3 (0.65%) Oracle RMAN
9 3 (0.65%) Data Guard
10 2 (0.43%) Netcool
11 1 (0.22%) Netcool/OMNIbus
11 1 (0.22%) Tivoli
11 1 (0.22%) ArcSight ESM
Vendors
1 91 (19.74%) Microsoft
2 79 (17.14%) Cisco
3 56 (12.15%) HP
4 55 (11.93%) SAP
5 50 (10.85%) Juniper
6 39 (8.46%) VMware
7 29 (6.29%) Citrix
8 27 (5.86%) CheckPoint
9 26 (5.64%) Oracle
10 25 (5.42%) F5
11 24 (5.21%) Sun
12 22 (4.77%) Ariba
13 17 (3.69%) Fortinet
14 15 (3.25%) Remedy
14 15 (3.25%) McAfee
14 15 (3.25%) Red Hat
15 14 (3.04%) Symantec
15 14 (3.04%) ArcSight
15 14 (3.04%) Lumension
16 13 (2.82%) AppSense
Reading, Berkshire
Global Technology Solutions Ltd
Salary: £65000 - £70000 per annum + ben
Posted: 5 hours ago
Berkshire
ComputAppoint
Salary: £55000 - £65000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Bracknell, Berkshire
Lorien Resourcing
Posted: 2 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £35,000 - £60,000
Posted: 2 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
CGI
Salary: £35000 - £50000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Newbury, Berkshire
Vodafone
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 2 days ago
Ascot, Berkshire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: Excellent Package
Posted: 2 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Experis Ltd
Salary: £60000 - £65000 per annum + Competitive
Posted: 3 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Experis Ltd
Salary: £35000.00 - £40000.00 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Experis Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Sanderson
Salary: £35000 - £55000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Newbury, Berkshire
Vodafone
Posted: 19 days ago
Slough
Deerfoot IT
Salary: £18000 - £28000 per annum + Bonus
Posted: 20 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
CGI
Salary: £35000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 27 days ago