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

Location
3 months to
22 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Security Check (SC) Clearance
Rank 49 29 47
Rank change year-on-year
-20 +18
Permanent jobs citing SC Cleared 242 381 266
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 4.81% 6.98% 5.09%
As % of the Qualifications category 13.60% 20.16% 14.54%
Number of salaries quoted 164 242 106
Average salary £55,000 £53,500 £45,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.80% +16.93%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,232 £33,500 £22,000
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £80,000 £58,750
UK excluding London average salary £46,500 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+3.33% +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
1779 1890 1830
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 35.37% 34.62% 35.04%
Number of salaries quoted 1175 1254 1374
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 £25,000 £27,500 £30,000
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 22 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 22 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 -16 175 £55,000 +10.00% 13
Bracknell -12 15 £45,000 +25.00% 3
Maidenhead +5 10 £55,000 +46.66% 4
Newbury +3 3 - -
Windsor - 3 £75,000 -
Wokingham +3 1 - -
Slough -3 1 £45,000 -18.18%
SC Cleared
South East

SC Cleared
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 22 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.

1 591 (100.00%) Security Cleared
2 204 (34.52%) Windows
3 156 (26.40%) ITIL
4 154 (26.06%) DV Cleared
5 152 (25.72%) Finance
6 150 (25.38%) Microsoft
7 138 (23.35%) Active Directory
8 107 (18.10%) Telecoms
9 101 (17.09%) HP
10 94 (15.91%) SQL
11 84 (14.21%) MS Excel
12 77 (13.03%) Windows Server 2003
13 76 (12.86%) Cisco
14 72 (12.18%) Firewall
15 71 (12.01%) VMware
15 71 (12.01%) SLA
16 67 (11.34%) Analytical Skills
17 66 (11.17%) Cyber Security
18 64 (10.83%) Windows Server 2008
19 62 (10.49%) VMware Infrastructure
20 61 (10.32%) Windows 7
21 60 (10.15%) PRINCE2
22 58 (9.81%) DNS
23 55 (9.31%) Information Security
24 54 (9.14%) Incident Management
25 53 (8.97%) Agile Software Development
25 53 (8.97%) Linux
26 52 (8.80%) CISSP
26 52 (8.80%) Stakeholder Management
26 52 (8.80%) SCCM

SC Cleared
Top Related IT Skills in Berkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 22 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 40 (6.77%) MS Exchange
2 32 (5.41%) SharePoint
3 20 (3.38%) Exchange Server 2003
4 19 (3.21%) IIS
4 19 (3.21%) SharePoint Server
5 18 (3.05%) Lync
6 16 (2.71%) Apache
6 16 (2.71%) Exchange Server 2010
7 13 (2.20%) SharePoint 2010
8 12 (2.03%) Exchange Server 2007
8 12 (2.03%) Exchange Server 5.5
9 10 (1.69%) WebSphere
10 8 (1.35%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
11 7 (1.18%) ArcGIS
12 4 (0.68%) Live Communications Server
13 3 (0.51%) Exchange Server 2013
13 3 (0.51%) Office Communications Server
13 3 (0.51%) MS Project Server
13 3 (0.51%) Exchange Server 2000
13 3 (0.51%) WebLogic
Applications
1 84 (14.21%) MS Excel
2 42 (7.11%) MS Office
3 14 (2.37%) MS Visio
4 10 (1.69%) MS PowerPoint
5 6 (1.02%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 9 (1.52%) Oracle EBS R12
1 9 (1.52%) Oracle EBS
1 9 (1.52%) Oracle ERP
2 8 (1.35%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
3 7 (1.18%) Oracle Applications
4 2 (0.34%) SAP GRC
5 1 (0.17%) SAP Oil and Gas
5 1 (0.17%) Dynamics NAV
5 1 (0.17%) Primavera
Cloud Services
1 8 (1.35%) Office 365
2 2 (0.34%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 72 (12.18%) Firewall
2 58 (9.81%) DNS
3 42 (7.11%) SAN
4 38 (6.43%) DHCP
4 38 (6.43%) TCP/IP
5 35 (5.92%) WAN
6 34 (5.75%) LAN
7 30 (5.08%) Wireless
8 20 (3.38%) Fibre Channel
9 18 (3.05%) VoIP
9 18 (3.05%) NAS
10 17 (2.88%) Network Security
11 15 (2.54%) Wireshark
12 13 (2.20%) NetScaler
13 10 (1.69%) iSCSI
14 8 (1.35%) Cisco Nexus
15 7 (1.18%) Internet
16 6 (1.02%) WLAN
16 6 (1.02%) MPLS
16 6 (1.02%) Wireless Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 33 (5.58%) SQL Server
2 17 (2.88%) EDRMS
3 16 (2.71%) IDOL
4 11 (1.86%) Big Data
5 8 (1.35%) SQL Server 2005
5 8 (1.35%) NoSQL
6 3 (0.51%) Relational Database
6 3 (0.51%) Data Mining
7 2 (0.34%) BusinessObjects
7 2 (0.34%) Oracle Database 10g
7 2 (0.34%) RDBMS
7 2 (0.34%) Oracle9i Database
7 2 (0.34%) Oracle Reports
7 2 (0.34%) MySQL
7 2 (0.34%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 2 (0.34%) Oracle Database 11g
7 2 (0.34%) Hadoop
7 2 (0.34%) Oracle Database 12c
7 2 (0.34%) Oracle Database
8 1 (0.17%) Apache Cassandra
Development Applications
1 7 (1.18%) TestDirector
2 5 (0.85%) MSI
3 3 (0.51%) QuickTest Pro
3 3 (0.51%) LoadRunner
4 2 (0.34%) Oracle Forms
4 2 (0.34%) Subversion
4 2 (0.34%) Maven
4 2 (0.34%) Selenium
4 2 (0.34%) Jenkins
5 1 (0.17%) Team Foundation Server
5 1 (0.17%) WebDriver
5 1 (0.17%) JIRA
5 1 (0.17%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 152 (25.72%) Finance
2 107 (18.10%) Telecoms
3 47 (7.95%) Retail
4 18 (3.05%) Marketing
5 9 (1.52%) Banking
6 7 (1.18%) Back Office
6 7 (1.18%) Legal
7 6 (1.02%) Advertising
8 3 (0.51%) Manufacturing
9 1 (0.17%) Arabic Language
9 1 (0.17%) French Language
9 1 (0.17%) German Language
9 1 (0.17%) Publishing
9 1 (0.17%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 95 (16.07%) Support Engineer
1 95 (16.07%) Consultant
2 60 (10.15%) Project Manager
3 55 (9.31%) Architect
4 38 (6.43%) Security Consultant
5 37 (6.26%) Senior Manager
6 29 (4.91%) Agile Project Manager
7 24 (4.06%) 3rd Line Support
8 22 (3.72%) Analyst
9 21 (3.55%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
10 19 (3.21%) Senior Project Manager
11 18 (3.05%) Security Engineer
11 18 (3.05%) Security Manager
11 18 (3.05%) 2nd Line Support
12 17 (2.88%) EMC Storage Engineer
12 17 (2.88%) SAN Storage Engineer
12 17 (2.88%) Network Engineer
12 17 (2.88%) EMC Engineer
12 17 (2.88%) Storage Engineer
12 17 (2.88%) SAN Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (2.20%) Regular Expression
2 10 (1.69%) CGI
2 10 (1.69%) .NET
3 9 (1.52%) HTML
4 7 (1.18%) ODBC
5 6 (1.02%) CSS
5 6 (1.02%) jQuery
6 5 (0.85%) ASP.NET Web Forms
6 5 (0.85%) ASP.NET MVC
6 5 (0.85%) Application Packaging
6 5 (0.85%) ASP.NET
6 5 (0.85%) XML
6 5 (0.85%) J2EE
7 4 (0.68%) JSP
8 3 (0.51%) WCF
8 3 (0.51%) Web Services
9 2 (0.34%) Ajax
9 2 (0.34%) SAP PI
10 1 (0.17%) AngularJS
10 1 (0.17%) Mapnik
Miscellaneous
1 67 (11.34%) Analytical Skills
2 26 (4.40%) Statistics
3 21 (3.55%) RMADS
4 20 (3.38%) PKI
5 18 (3.05%) Data Protection Act
5 18 (3.05%) Replication
6 17 (2.88%) Clustering
7 13 (2.20%) GIS
7 13 (2.20%) Enterprise Storage
8 12 (2.03%) Computer Science
9 11 (1.86%) Management Information System
10 9 (1.52%) Blackberry
11 8 (1.35%) CESG
11 8 (1.35%) CESG CLAS
11 8 (1.35%) Social Media
12 5 (0.85%) Blog
13 4 (0.68%) Life Science
13 4 (0.68%) Enterprise Software
14 3 (0.51%) Open Source
14 3 (0.51%) IPTV
Operating Systems
1 204 (34.52%) Windows
2 77 (13.03%) Windows Server 2003
3 64 (10.83%) Windows Server 2008
4 61 (10.32%) Windows 7
5 53 (8.97%) Linux
6 40 (6.77%) Windows XP
7 33 (5.58%) UNIX
8 16 (2.71%) Windows Server 2012
9 15 (2.54%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 15 (2.54%) Windows 2000
10 9 (1.52%) CentOS
11 7 (1.18%) Android
12 5 (0.85%) AIX
13 3 (0.51%) Solaris
14 1 (0.17%) Apple iOS
14 1 (0.17%) Windows 2000 Server
14 1 (0.17%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 156 (26.40%) ITIL
2 66 (11.17%) Cyber Security
3 60 (10.15%) PRINCE2
4 55 (9.31%) Information Security
5 54 (9.14%) Incident Management
6 53 (8.97%) Agile Software Development
7 52 (8.80%) Stakeholder Management
8 46 (7.78%) Scrum
9 45 (7.61%) Mentoring
10 44 (7.45%) Disaster Recovery
10 44 (7.45%) DSDM
11 42 (7.11%) Project Management
11 42 (7.11%) Performance Monitoring
12 41 (6.94%) Root Cause Analysis
13 35 (5.92%) Configuration Management
13 35 (5.92%) Service Management
13 35 (5.92%) People Management
14 34 (5.75%) Network Design
15 30 (5.08%) Security Architecture
16 29 (4.91%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 94 (15.91%) SQL
2 47 (7.95%) PowerShell
3 21 (3.55%) VBScript
3 21 (3.55%) VB
4 15 (2.54%) Java
5 14 (2.37%) C
5 14 (2.37%) C#
6 8 (1.35%) JavaScript
7 6 (1.02%) Python
8 5 (0.85%) PHP
8 5 (0.85%) VB.NET
9 3 (0.51%) VBA
9 3 (0.51%) Perl
9 3 (0.51%) C++
10 2 (0.34%) Pascal
10 2 (0.34%) Delphi
10 2 (0.34%) Shell Script
10 2 (0.34%) Ruby
10 2 (0.34%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 591 (100.00%) Security Cleared
2 154 (26.06%) DV Cleared
3 52 (8.80%) CISSP
4 47 (7.95%) Cisco Certification
5 42 (7.11%) CCNA
6 40 (6.77%) Microsoft Certification
7 38 (6.43%) MCSE
8 30 (5.08%) Degree
9 29 (4.91%) MCP
10 18 (3.05%) CCA
10 18 (3.05%) Citrix Certification
10 18 (3.05%) CISM
11 17 (2.88%) CCNP
11 17 (2.88%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
12 13 (2.20%) CISA
13 9 (1.52%) MCITP
14 8 (1.35%) ISEB
14 8 (1.35%) ISTQB
15 7 (1.18%) A+ Certification
16 6 (1.02%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 71 (12.01%) SLA
2 49 (8.29%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 28 (4.74%) PCI DSS
4 8 (1.35%) GPG13
5 7 (1.18%) QA
6 4 (0.68%) Sarbanes-Oxley
7 2 (0.34%) JSP 440
8 1 (0.17%) FISMA
8 1 (0.17%) ISO/IEC 20000
System Software
1 138 (23.35%) Active Directory
2 62 (10.49%) VMware Infrastructure
3 31 (5.25%) Hyper-V
4 28 (4.74%) XenApp
5 25 (4.23%) XenDesktop
6 23 (3.89%) Terminal Services
7 22 (3.72%) Microsoft App-V
8 17 (2.88%) ISA Server
9 13 (2.20%) XenServer
10 8 (1.35%) vSphere
11 7 (1.18%) VMware ESX
12 5 (0.85%) Samba
12 5 (0.85%) NFS
13 4 (0.68%) KVM
14 3 (0.51%) Microsoft Virtual Server
15 2 (0.34%) Oracle RAC
16 1 (0.17%) Citrix Presentation Server
16 1 (0.17%) Xen
16 1 (0.17%) Snort
Systems Management
1 52 (8.80%) SCCM
2 42 (7.11%) EMC NetWorker
3 29 (4.91%) SCOM
4 23 (3.89%) NetBackup
5 21 (3.55%) WSUS
6 17 (2.88%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
6 17 (2.88%) OpenView Configuration Management
7 15 (2.54%) HP SIM
8 13 (2.20%) EdgeSight
9 11 (1.86%) HP Quality Center
10 5 (0.85%) nmon
11 4 (0.68%) Netcool
12 3 (0.51%) Cisco CUCM
12 3 (0.51%) Tivoli Storage Manager
12 3 (0.51%) ARCserve
12 3 (0.51%) Norton AntiVirus
12 3 (0.51%) Legato
13 2 (0.34%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
13 2 (0.34%) Backup Exec
13 2 (0.34%) Oracle RMAN
Vendors
1 150 (25.38%) Microsoft
2 101 (17.09%) HP
3 76 (12.86%) Cisco
4 71 (12.01%) VMware
5 46 (7.78%) Citrix
5 46 (7.78%) Fujitsu
6 38 (6.43%) Juniper
7 34 (5.75%) EMC
8 32 (5.41%) Oracle
9 31 (5.25%) CheckPoint
10 27 (4.57%) IBM
11 22 (3.72%) Veritas
11 22 (3.72%) Lumension
12 21 (3.55%) F5
13 20 (3.38%) Fortinet
13 20 (3.38%) Meridio
14 19 (3.21%) McAfee
14 19 (3.21%) Sun
14 19 (3.21%) Brocade
15 17 (2.88%) ArcSight
Maidenhead
Computer Futures
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + competitive, bonus benefits and much more
Posted: 2 days ago
Bracknell, Berkshire
Lorien Resourcing
Posted: 4 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Global Technology Solutions Ltd
Salary: £41000 - £42000 per annum + £1,200 DV Clearance allowance
Posted: 4 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
CGI
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
CGI
Salary: £40000 - £55000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Polar Recruitment
Salary: £17000 - £40000 per annum + Uplift and Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Global Technology Solutions Ltd
Salary: £52000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Bracknell, Berkshire
Jonothan Bosworth
Salary: From £38,000 to £45,000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Global Technology Solutions Ltd
Salary: £22956 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Global Technology Solutions Ltd
Salary: £22979 - £24179 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Experis Ltd
Salary: £22000.00 - £24000.00 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Maidenhead
Fenwick Ryan Ltd
Salary: £65000 - £85000 per annum + Bonus + Bens + Car
Posted: 7 days ago
Berkshire
Capita - ITMS
Salary: £60000 - £80000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 10 days ago
Maidenhead
Computer Futures
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + competitive, bonus benefits and much more
Posted: 11 days ago
Reading
Computer Futures
Salary: £40000 - £60000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 21 days ago
Reading
Oracle
Salary: excellent salary - negotiable
Posted: 22 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
CGI
Salary: £55000 - £75000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 23 days ago
Reading
Computer Futures
Salary: £45000 - £65000 per annum + bonus + Benefits
Posted: 24 days ago
Maidenhead
Computer Futures
Salary: £55000 - £75000 per annum + bonus + benefits
Posted: 27 days ago