The table below looks at the statistics for Security Cleared in IT jobs advertised for the Berkshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Security 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 Clearance
Rank 41 12 23
Rank change year-on-year
-29 +11
Permanent jobs citing Security Cleared 266 657 479
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 5.29% 11.07% 8.64%
As % of the Qualifications category 16.19% 30.28% 25.63%
Number of salaries quoted 201 340 283
Average salary £50,000 £50,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +11.11%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £35,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £80,000 £63,700
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £47,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
-5.26% +11.76%
Security 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%

Security Cleared
Jobs Demand Trend in Berkshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Security Cleared across the Berkshire region as a proportion of the total demand within the Qualifications category.

Security Cleared Jobs Demand Trend in Berkshire

Security Cleared
Salary Trend in Berkshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Security Cleared across the Berkshire region.

Security Cleared Salary Trend in Berkshire

Security Cleared
Salary Histogram in Berkshire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Security Cleared across the Berkshire region over the 3 months to 3 September 2015.

Security Cleared Salary Histogram in Berkshire

Security 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 Security 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 -22 148 £48,000 -6.79% 16
Bracknell -34 16 £45,000 +28.57% 2
Slough -18 12 £50,000 +17.64% 1
Maidenhead +18 7 £37,500 -16.66%
Newbury +8 3 £40,000 -31.91% 2
Wokingham -2 2 £34,000 -12.82%
Security Cleared
South East

Security Cleared
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 3 September 2015, IT jobs across the Berkshire region citing Security 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 Security Cleared.

1 461 (75.82%) SC Cleared
2 167 (27.47%) ITIL
3 152 (25.00%) Windows
4 129 (21.22%) Microsoft
5 115 (18.91%) DV Cleared
6 105 (17.27%) Cisco
7 96 (15.79%) Active Directory
8 95 (15.63%) Telecoms
9 81 (13.32%) Degree
10 77 (12.66%) Firewall
10 77 (12.66%) MS Excel
11 76 (12.50%) Finance
12 72 (11.84%) Agile Software Development
12 72 (11.84%) SLA
13 69 (11.35%) HP
13 69 (11.35%) VMware
14 68 (11.18%) Linux
15 67 (11.02%) TCP/IP
16 66 (10.86%) PRINCE2
17 65 (10.69%) Cisco Certification
18 64 (10.53%) Analytical Skills
19 62 (10.20%) Data Centre
19 62 (10.20%) SAP
19 62 (10.20%) Service Management
20 60 (9.87%) Project Management
20 60 (9.87%) VMware Infrastructure
21 58 (9.54%) SQL
21 58 (9.54%) DNS
22 56 (9.21%) Stakeholder Management
23 54 (8.88%) Mentoring

Security Cleared
Top Related IT Skills in Berkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 3 September 2015, IT jobs across the Berkshire region citing Security 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 Security Cleared. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 25 (4.11%) MS Exchange
2 18 (2.96%) SharePoint
3 17 (2.80%) IIS
4 16 (2.63%) SharePoint Server
4 16 (2.63%) Exchange Server 2010
5 14 (2.30%) Lync
5 14 (2.30%) JBoss
6 12 (1.97%) Exchange Server 2007
7 11 (1.81%) WebSphere
7 11 (1.81%) Exchange Server 2000
7 11 (1.81%) Exchange Server 2003
8 9 (1.48%) SAP EP
8 9 (1.48%) SAP Portal
9 8 (1.32%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
9 8 (1.32%) WebLogic
10 7 (1.15%) Apache
10 7 (1.15%) Tomcat
10 7 (1.15%) Exchange Server 2013
11 6 (0.99%) Elasticsearch
12 5 (0.82%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 77 (12.66%) MS Excel
2 27 (4.44%) MS Office
3 14 (2.30%) MS Visio
4 9 (1.48%) MS Project
5 5 (0.82%) MS PowerPoint
6 1 (0.16%) InfoPath
6 1 (0.16%) Siemens NX
6 1 (0.16%) Acrobat
6 1 (0.16%) FrameMaker
6 1 (0.16%) CorelDRAW
6 1 (0.16%) Adobe Illustrator
Business Applications
1 8 (1.32%) SAP FI
1 8 (1.32%) SAP FI/CO
1 8 (1.32%) SAP CO
1 8 (1.32%) SAP SRM
2 3 (0.49%) SAP HCM
2 3 (0.49%) SAP MDM
3 2 (0.33%) SAP SM
3 2 (0.33%) Primavera
3 2 (0.33%) Oracle EBS
3 2 (0.33%) Oracle iRecruitment
3 2 (0.33%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 2 (0.33%) Dynamics AX
3 2 (0.33%) Oracle EBS R12
3 2 (0.33%) SAP MRS
3 2 (0.33%) Oracle Internet Expenses
4 1 (0.16%) SAP HR-PA
4 1 (0.16%) SAP HR-PD
4 1 (0.16%) SAP Payroll
4 1 (0.16%) SAP HR
4 1 (0.16%) Teamcenter
Cloud Services
1 20 (3.29%) SuccessFactors
2 11 (1.81%) Office 365
3 10 (1.64%) Taleo
4 5 (0.82%) SaaS
4 5 (0.82%) Responsys
Communications & Networking
1 77 (12.66%) Firewall
2 67 (11.02%) TCP/IP
3 58 (9.54%) DNS
4 45 (7.40%) LAN
5 37 (6.09%) SAN
6 34 (5.59%) WAN
7 33 (5.43%) DHCP
8 30 (4.93%) Wireless
9 28 (4.61%) MPLS
9 28 (4.61%) Network Security
10 24 (3.95%) Cisco Nexus
10 24 (3.95%) BGP
11 23 (3.78%) OSPF
12 18 (2.96%) Fibre Channel
12 18 (2.96%) Cisco ASA
13 14 (2.30%) VoIP
14 13 (2.14%) Wireshark
14 13 (2.14%) NetScaler
15 12 (1.97%) 4G
15 12 (1.97%) 2G
Database & Business Intelligence
1 48 (7.89%) SQL Server
2 20 (3.29%) SAP BW
3 17 (2.80%) Relational Database
4 16 (2.63%) NoSQL
4 16 (2.63%) MySQL
5 14 (2.30%) SAP BI
6 13 (2.14%) Data Warehouse
7 10 (1.64%) SQL Server 2005
8 9 (1.48%) BusinessObjects
9 8 (1.32%) Hadoop
9 8 (1.32%) Big Data
9 8 (1.32%) Oracle Reports
10 7 (1.15%) Data Mining
11 6 (0.99%) Apache Cassandra
12 5 (0.82%) SQL Server 2008
12 5 (0.82%) MongoDB
12 5 (0.82%) Oracle Database
12 5 (0.82%) RDBMS
12 5 (0.82%) DB2
12 5 (0.82%) Oracle Database 10g
Development Applications
1 11 (1.81%) Jenkins
2 8 (1.32%) HP UFT
3 5 (0.82%) JUnit
3 5 (0.82%) Visual Studio
3 5 (0.82%) Rational DOORS
3 5 (0.82%) Git (software)
4 4 (0.66%) Selenium
4 4 (0.66%) TestDirector
4 4 (0.66%) LoadRunner
5 2 (0.33%) Talend Open Studio
5 2 (0.33%) WebDriver
6 1 (0.16%) Cucumber
6 1 (0.16%) SpecFlow
6 1 (0.16%) Gradle
6 1 (0.16%) LSMW
6 1 (0.16%) Maven
6 1 (0.16%) JIRA
6 1 (0.16%) Oracle Forms
6 1 (0.16%) WinRunner
General
1 95 (15.63%) Telecoms
2 76 (12.50%) Finance
3 12 (1.97%) Marketing
4 8 (1.32%) Publishing
5 6 (0.99%) Legal
5 6 (0.99%) Banking
6 5 (0.82%) Law
7 3 (0.49%) Retail
7 3 (0.49%) Electronics
8 2 (0.33%) Back Office
8 2 (0.33%) Manufacturing
8 2 (0.33%) Arabic Language
8 2 (0.33%) French Language
8 2 (0.33%) German Language
9 1 (0.16%) Billing
9 1 (0.16%) General Ledger
9 1 (0.16%) Retail Banking
9 1 (0.16%) Advertising
9 1 (0.16%) Military
9 1 (0.16%) Aerospace
Job Titles
1 77 (12.66%) Support Engineer
2 64 (10.53%) Consultant
3 60 (9.87%) Architect
4 56 (9.21%) Project Manager
5 54 (8.88%) Analyst
6 53 (8.72%) Developer
7 41 (6.74%) Network Engineer
8 38 (6.25%) Senior Manager
9 33 (5.43%) Security Consultant
9 33 (5.43%) Administrator
10 30 (4.93%) Agile Project Manager
11 25 (4.11%) 3rd Line Support
12 23 (3.78%) Technical Engineer
12 23 (3.78%) SAP Support
13 22 (3.62%) SAP Developer
13 22 (3.62%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
13 22 (3.62%) Delivery Manager
13 22 (3.62%) Support Analyst
13 22 (3.62%) Systems Administrator
14 20 (3.29%) Senior Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 33 (5.43%) CSS
2 28 (4.61%) HTML
3 21 (3.45%) .NET
4 14 (2.30%) jQuery
5 12 (1.97%) JSON
6 11 (1.81%) ASP.NET MVC
6 11 (1.81%) ASP.NET
6 11 (1.81%) ASP.NET Web Forms
7 10 (1.64%) Regular Expression
8 9 (1.48%) Ajax
8 9 (1.48%) REST
9 8 (1.32%) CGI
10 7 (1.15%) XML
11 6 (0.99%) Middleware
11 6 (0.99%) ZeroMQ
12 5 (0.82%) ODBC
12 5 (0.82%) Spring
12 5 (0.82%) LAMP
12 5 (0.82%) Hibernate
12 5 (0.82%) Application Packaging
Miscellaneous
1 64 (10.53%) Analytical Skills
2 62 (10.20%) Data Centre
3 28 (4.61%) Management Information System
4 22 (3.62%) Computer Science
5 17 (2.80%) PKI
6 14 (2.30%) Clustering
7 13 (2.14%) Replication
8 12 (1.97%) FlexPod
9 11 (1.81%) Enterprise Storage
9 11 (1.81%) RMADS
10 10 (1.64%) Enterprise Cloud
10 10 (1.64%) GIS
11 8 (1.32%) Blackberry
12 7 (1.15%) CESG
12 7 (1.15%) e-Health
13 6 (0.99%) Statistics
14 5 (0.82%) Economics
15 4 (0.66%) Taxonomies
16 3 (0.49%) Streaming Music
16 3 (0.49%) Smart Meter
Operating Systems
1 152 (25.00%) Windows
2 68 (11.18%) Linux
3 40 (6.58%) UNIX
4 39 (6.41%) Windows 7
5 33 (5.43%) Windows Server 2003
6 27 (4.44%) Windows Server 2008
7 19 (3.13%) Windows XP
7 19 (3.13%) Solaris
8 15 (2.47%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 12 (1.97%) Windows Server 2012
9 12 (1.97%) Data ONTAP
10 11 (1.81%) Android
11 9 (1.48%) Windows 2000
12 8 (1.32%) CentOS
13 5 (0.82%) Oracle Linux
13 5 (0.82%) Windows 8
14 3 (0.49%) Windows Vista
15 2 (0.33%) Windows 2000 Server
16 1 (0.16%) FreeBSD
Processes & Methodologies
1 167 (27.47%) ITIL
2 72 (11.84%) Agile Software Development
3 66 (10.86%) PRINCE2
4 62 (10.20%) Service Management
5 60 (9.87%) Project Management
6 56 (9.21%) Stakeholder Management
7 54 (8.88%) Mentoring
8 53 (8.72%) Scrum
8 53 (8.72%) Cyber Security
9 48 (7.89%) Information Security
10 45 (7.40%) Root Cause Analysis
11 44 (7.24%) DSDM
12 42 (6.91%) Configuration Management
13 41 (6.74%) People Management
14 32 (5.26%) Performance Monitoring
15 31 (5.10%) Incident Management
16 30 (4.93%) Agile Project Management
17 29 (4.77%) Disaster Recovery
17 29 (4.77%) SDLC
18 28 (4.61%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 58 (9.54%) SQL
2 45 (7.40%) Java
3 28 (4.61%) C#
4 25 (4.11%) JavaScript
5 23 (3.78%) Perl
5 23 (3.78%) PowerShell
6 18 (2.96%) VB
7 17 (2.80%) C
8 14 (2.30%) Bash Shell
9 13 (2.14%) VB.NET
10 10 (1.64%) VBScript
11 9 (1.48%) C++
11 9 (1.48%) Python
12 7 (1.15%) Shell Script
13 4 (0.66%) ABAP
14 2 (0.33%) Ruby
14 2 (0.33%) PHP
14 2 (0.33%) PL/SQL
15 1 (0.16%) Embedded C++
15 1 (0.16%) VBA
Qualifications
1 461 (75.82%) SC Cleared
2 115 (18.91%) DV Cleared
3 81 (13.32%) Degree
4 65 (10.69%) Cisco Certification
5 40 (6.58%) CISSP
6 38 (6.25%) CCNA
6 38 (6.25%) CCNP
7 28 (4.61%) Microsoft Certification
8 27 (4.44%) MCSE
9 26 (4.28%) CISM
10 22 (3.62%) MCP
11 18 (2.96%) PRINCE2 Certification
12 17 (2.80%) ITIL Certification
13 15 (2.47%) CCA
13 15 (2.47%) Citrix Certification
14 11 (1.81%) ISEB
14 11 (1.81%) A+ Certification
15 10 (1.64%) CCIE
15 10 (1.64%) ISTQB
16 9 (1.48%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 72 (11.84%) SLA
2 29 (4.77%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 18 (2.96%) PCI DSS
4 13 (2.14%) QA
5 6 (0.99%) ISO 9001
5 6 (0.99%) GPG13
6 5 (0.82%) Data Quality
7 3 (0.49%) ISO 9000
8 2 (0.33%) JSP 440
8 2 (0.33%) ISO/IEC 20000
8 2 (0.33%) COBIT
9 1 (0.16%) ISO 14001
System Software
1 96 (15.79%) Active Directory
2 60 (9.87%) VMware Infrastructure
3 28 (4.61%) XenApp
4 25 (4.11%) Hyper-V
4 25 (4.11%) Terminal Services
5 22 (3.62%) vSphere
6 21 (3.45%) XenDesktop
7 16 (2.63%) XenServer
7 16 (2.63%) VMware ESX
8 13 (2.14%) Microsoft App-V
9 12 (1.97%) Xen
10 6 (0.99%) Microsoft Virtual Server
11 5 (0.82%) Firmware
11 5 (0.82%) KVM
12 4 (0.66%) Oracle RAC
13 3 (0.49%) ISA Server
14 2 (0.33%) VMware ESXi
15 1 (0.16%) vCloud
15 1 (0.16%) Snort
15 1 (0.16%) Citrix Presentation Server
Systems Management
1 47 (7.73%) SCOM
2 44 (7.24%) SCCM
3 27 (4.44%) EMC NetWorker
4 16 (2.63%) WSUS
4 16 (2.63%) HP SIM
5 15 (2.47%) Puppet
6 13 (2.14%) EdgeSight
7 10 (1.64%) Opscode Chef
7 10 (1.64%) HP Quality Center
8 8 (1.32%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
8 8 (1.32%) NetBackup
9 7 (1.15%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
10 6 (0.99%) ARCserve
10 6 (0.99%) Norton AntiVirus
11 5 (0.82%) Backup Exec
11 5 (0.82%) OpenView Configuration Management
11 5 (0.82%) Ansible
11 5 (0.82%) Graphite
12 3 (0.49%) Data Guard
12 3 (0.49%) Oracle RMAN
Vendors
1 129 (21.22%) Microsoft
2 105 (17.27%) Cisco
3 69 (11.35%) HP
3 69 (11.35%) VMware
4 62 (10.20%) SAP
5 50 (8.22%) Juniper
6 46 (7.57%) Oracle
7 35 (5.76%) Sun
7 35 (5.76%) Citrix
8 27 (4.44%) CheckPoint
9 25 (4.11%) F5
10 22 (3.62%) Ariba
11 20 (3.29%) Red Hat
12 19 (3.13%) ArcSight
12 19 (3.13%) Lumension
13 17 (2.80%) SolarWinds
13 17 (2.80%) Fortinet
13 17 (2.80%) Symantec
14 15 (2.47%) Remedy
14 15 (2.47%) McAfee
Berkshire
ComputAppoint
Salary: £55000 - £65000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 21 hours ago
Bracknell, Berkshire
Lorien Resourcing
Posted: Yesterday
Reading, Berkshire
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £35,000 - £60,000
Posted: Yesterday
Reading, Berkshire
CGI
Salary: £35000 - £50000 per annum + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
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: 26 days ago