The first table below looks at the demand 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 1 August 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
1 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Security Clearance
Rank 10 23 30
Rank change year-on-year
+13 +7
Permanent jobs citing Security Cleared 682 458 372
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 12.12% 8.29% 6.29%
As % of the Qualifications category 33.19% 23.50% 19.65%
Number of salaries quoted 370 283 291
Average salary £50,000 £45,000 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+11.11% -5.26%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £22,300 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £85,000 £66,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £46,500 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+9.41% -
Qualifications Category
Berkshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
2055 1949 1893
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 36.53% 35.26% 32.01%
Number of salaries quoted 1251 1492 1575
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 £29,000 £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% -
Security Cleared
South East

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 1 August 2014.

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 1 August 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 +3 430 £50,000 +11.11% 12
Bracknell +5 144 £38,000 +8.57% 10
Slough +20 22 £46,750 -10.95% 2
Wokingham +3 4 £39,000 +4.00%
Newbury -6 2 £55,000 +37.50% 1
Maidenhead -13 1 £52,500 -13.58%
Security Cleared
South East

Security Cleared
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 1 August 2014, 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.

1 920 (76.60%) SC Cleared
2 368 (30.64%) Finance
3 338 (28.14%) Windows
4 323 (26.89%) DV Cleared
5 300 (24.98%) Telecoms
6 282 (23.48%) Microsoft
7 278 (23.15%) Retail
8 227 (18.90%) Fujitsu
9 219 (18.23%) ITIL
10 187 (15.57%) Active Directory
11 169 (14.07%) Windows Server 2003
12 166 (13.82%) SQL
13 162 (13.49%) PRINCE2
14 145 (12.07%) Oracle
15 135 (11.24%) VMware
16 125 (10.41%) Project Management
17 114 (9.49%) Windows Server 2008
18 110 (9.16%) MS Excel
19 103 (8.58%) HP
20 99 (8.24%) DNS
21 98 (8.16%) VMware Infrastructure
22 96 (7.99%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
22 96 (7.99%) Linux
22 96 (7.99%) Stakeholder Management
23 93 (7.74%) Network Design
24 85 (7.08%) Windows XP
25 82 (6.83%) Management Information System
25 82 (6.83%) Degree
26 81 (6.74%) MS Exchange
27 76 (6.33%) SharePoint

Security Cleared
Top Related IT Skills in Berkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 1 August 2014, 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 81 (6.74%) MS Exchange
2 76 (6.33%) SharePoint
3 61 (5.08%) Exchange Server 2003
4 44 (3.66%) IIS
5 30 (2.50%) Oracle Workflow
5 30 (2.50%) Exchange Server 2010
6 29 (2.41%) Exchange Server 5.5
7 28 (2.33%) Apache
7 28 (2.33%) SharePoint Server
7 28 (2.33%) SharePoint 2010
8 23 (1.92%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
9 19 (1.58%) Live Communications Server
10 17 (1.42%) BizTalk Server
10 17 (1.42%) MS Project Server
11 14 (1.17%) Exchange Server 2007
12 10 (0.83%) Exchange Server 2000
13 9 (0.75%) Lync
14 8 (0.67%) Oracle SOA Suite
15 6 (0.50%) Exchange Server 2013
16 4 (0.33%) WebSphere
Applications
1 110 (9.16%) MS Excel
2 42 (3.50%) MS Office
3 37 (3.08%) MS Project
4 17 (1.42%) MS Visio
5 11 (0.92%) MS PowerPoint
6 2 (0.17%) InfoPath
Business Applications
1 65 (5.41%) Oracle EBS
2 44 (3.66%) Oracle EBS R12
3 40 (3.33%) Oracle ERP
4 18 (1.50%) Oracle iRecruitment
5 17 (1.42%) Hyperion Planning
6 10 (0.83%) HFM
6 10 (0.83%) Oracle Applications
7 9 (0.75%) Oracle iProcurement
8 5 (0.42%) Cordys
9 2 (0.17%) Oracle Internet Expenses
9 2 (0.17%) Oracle Payroll
10 1 (0.083%) Dynamics NAV
10 1 (0.083%) Dynamics AX
10 1 (0.083%) Oracle Financials
10 1 (0.083%) Cognos Business Intelligence
Cloud Services
1 14 (1.17%) Taleo
2 5 (0.42%) Microsoft Azure
2 5 (0.42%) SaaS
3 3 (0.25%) Cloud Computing
3 3 (0.25%) Force.com
4 2 (0.17%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 99 (8.24%) DNS
2 61 (5.08%) Firewall
3 59 (4.91%) SAN
4 58 (4.83%) DHCP
5 47 (3.91%) TCP/IP
6 46 (3.83%) Internet
7 32 (2.66%) Wireless
8 28 (2.33%) NAS
9 24 (2.00%) LAN
10 19 (1.58%) Kerberos
11 17 (1.42%) WAN
12 16 (1.33%) BGP
12 16 (1.33%) MPLS
13 14 (1.17%) Network Security
13 14 (1.17%) VPN
13 14 (1.17%) OSPF
14 13 (1.08%) HTTP
15 12 (1.00%) SSL
16 9 (0.75%) IPsec
16 9 (0.75%) Broadband
Database & Business Intelligence
1 68 (5.66%) SQL Server
2 39 (3.25%) EDRMS
3 30 (2.50%) IDOL
4 18 (1.50%) Essbase
5 17 (1.42%) Oracle Reports
5 17 (1.42%) Oracle BI Publisher
5 17 (1.42%) Oracle Database
5 17 (1.42%) Oracle BI EE
6 14 (1.17%) Oracle Discoverer
7 13 (1.08%) SQL Server 2005
8 11 (0.92%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 10 (0.83%) DTS
9 10 (0.83%) Data Mining
10 9 (0.75%) Oracle Database 11g
11 8 (0.67%) Relational Database
11 8 (0.67%) RDBMS
12 7 (0.58%) Hyperion Smart View
13 6 (0.50%) SQL Server 2008
13 6 (0.50%) Data Warehouse
14 5 (0.42%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 37 (3.08%) TestDirector
2 13 (1.08%) Subversion
3 12 (1.00%) LoadRunner
4 11 (0.92%) QuickTest Pro
5 10 (0.83%) JUnit
5 10 (0.83%) Oracle Forms
6 9 (0.75%) Team Foundation Server
7 8 (0.67%) WinRunner
8 5 (0.42%) JIRA
8 5 (0.42%) Jenkins
9 4 (0.33%) Selenium
9 4 (0.33%) Talend Open Studio
9 4 (0.33%) Maven
10 3 (0.25%) Axure RP
10 3 (0.25%) SoapUI
11 2 (0.17%) Trac
11 2 (0.17%) Rational DOORS
11 2 (0.17%) LoadUI
11 2 (0.17%) StarTeam
11 2 (0.17%) jMock
General
1 368 (30.64%) Finance
2 300 (24.98%) Telecoms
3 278 (23.15%) Retail
4 62 (5.16%) Back Office
5 35 (2.91%) German Language
6 27 (2.25%) Legal
7 17 (1.42%) Military
8 13 (1.08%) Marketing
9 9 (0.75%) Law
10 6 (0.50%) Publishing
11 5 (0.42%) Multimedia
12 3 (0.25%) Aerospace
12 3 (0.25%) Automotive
12 3 (0.25%) Pharmaceutical
13 2 (0.17%) Banking
13 2 (0.17%) Advertising
14 1 (0.083%) Manufacturing
14 1 (0.083%) Electronics
14 1 (0.083%) Billing
14 1 (0.083%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 205 (17.07%) Consultant
2 157 (13.07%) Architect
3 140 (11.66%) Project Manager
4 133 (11.07%) Support Engineer
5 64 (5.33%) Security Consultant
6 61 (5.08%) Analyst
7 58 (4.83%) Developer
8 52 (4.33%) Oracle Consultant
9 42 (3.50%) Programme Manager
10 38 (3.16%) Administrator
11 36 (3.00%) 2nd Line Support
12 35 (2.91%) Senior Consultant
12 35 (2.91%) Security Architect
12 35 (2.91%) 3rd Line Support
13 34 (2.83%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
14 33 (2.75%) Test Analyst
14 33 (2.75%) Security Engineer
15 32 (2.66%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
16 31 (2.58%) Test Manager
17 30 (2.50%) Senior Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 51 (4.25%) .NET
2 38 (3.16%) XML
3 37 (3.08%) HTML
4 36 (3.00%) ASP.NET
5 22 (1.83%) CSS
6 19 (1.58%) jQuery
7 18 (1.50%) ASP.NET Web Forms
8 16 (1.33%) ASP.NET MVC
9 15 (1.25%) HTML5
10 12 (1.00%) .NET Framework
10 12 (1.00%) Middleware
11 9 (0.75%) Flash
11 9 (0.75%) COM
12 8 (0.67%) WCF
13 6 (0.50%) CSS3
13 6 (0.50%) Spring
13 6 (0.50%) JSF
14 5 (0.42%) CGI
14 5 (0.42%) WebKit
15 4 (0.33%) WebCenter
Miscellaneous
1 82 (6.83%) Management Information System
2 62 (5.16%) PKI
3 52 (4.33%) RMADS
4 40 (3.33%) Clustering
5 29 (2.41%) Statistics
6 23 (1.92%) Blackberry
6 23 (1.92%) Data Integration
6 23 (1.92%) Enterprise Software
7 22 (1.83%) Mathematics
8 20 (1.67%) CESG
9 19 (1.58%) CMDB
10 18 (1.50%) CESG CLAS
11 17 (1.42%) Computer Science
12 15 (1.25%) Video Conferencing
13 10 (0.83%) Derivative
13 10 (0.83%) Open Source
13 10 (0.83%) Replication
14 9 (0.75%) Device Driver
14 9 (0.75%) Smartphone
14 9 (0.75%) Taxonomies
Operating Systems
1 338 (28.14%) Windows
2 169 (14.07%) Windows Server 2003
3 114 (9.49%) Windows Server 2008
4 96 (7.99%) Linux
5 85 (7.08%) Windows XP
6 57 (4.75%) UNIX
7 48 (4.00%) Windows 7
8 35 (2.91%) Windows 2000
9 20 (1.67%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 17 (1.42%) Solaris
11 16 (1.33%) AIX
12 15 (1.25%) Android
13 13 (1.08%) HPUX
14 9 (0.75%) CentOS
15 4 (0.33%) Windows Server 2012
16 2 (0.17%) VxWorks
16 2 (0.17%) LynxOS
17 1 (0.083%) Ubuntu
17 1 (0.083%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 219 (18.23%) ITIL
2 162 (13.49%) PRINCE2
3 125 (10.41%) Project Management
4 96 (7.99%) Stakeholder Management
5 93 (7.74%) Network Design
6 72 (6.00%) Incident Management
6 72 (6.00%) Risk Assessment
7 71 (5.91%) Disaster Recovery
8 67 (5.58%) Time Management
8 67 (5.58%) Security Architecture
9 58 (4.83%) Information Security
10 56 (4.66%) Migration
11 53 (4.41%) Risk Management
12 50 (4.16%) Service Management
13 49 (4.08%) Change Control
13 49 (4.08%) Software Distribution
14 48 (4.00%) ERP
14 48 (4.00%) Configuration Management
15 45 (3.75%) Programme Management
16 42 (3.50%) Business Development
Programming Languages
1 166 (13.82%) SQL
2 51 (4.25%) C#
3 49 (4.08%) Java
4 46 (3.83%) PowerShell
5 30 (2.50%) C
5 30 (2.50%) JavaScript
6 29 (2.41%) VB
7 28 (2.33%) Shell Script
8 26 (2.16%) VB.NET
9 22 (1.83%) PL/SQL
10 19 (1.58%) Perl
11 16 (1.33%) C++
12 15 (1.25%) XPath
13 14 (1.17%) Bash Shell
14 12 (1.00%) T-SQL
15 11 (0.92%) VBScript
16 10 (0.83%) VBA
16 10 (0.83%) VB6
17 6 (0.50%) Python
18 3 (0.25%) PHP
Qualifications
1 920 (76.60%) SC Cleared
2 323 (26.89%) DV Cleared
3 96 (7.99%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
4 82 (6.83%) Degree
5 62 (5.16%) ISEB
6 54 (4.50%) PRINCE2 Certification
7 48 (4.00%) ISTQB
8 36 (3.00%) Cisco Certification
9 27 (2.25%) MCP
10 22 (1.83%) CISSP
10 22 (1.83%) CCNP
11 20 (1.67%) Microsoft Certification
12 19 (1.58%) MCSE
13 16 (1.33%) CCNA
14 12 (1.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
15 11 (0.92%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
16 9 (0.75%) CISM
17 8 (0.67%) OCP
17 8 (0.67%) Oracle Certification
18 7 (0.58%) ISACA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 76 (6.33%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 44 (3.66%) SLA
3 37 (3.08%) QA
4 13 (1.08%) Data Quality
5 8 (0.67%) PCI DSS
6 3 (0.25%) COBIT
7 2 (0.17%) DO-178B
8 1 (0.083%) Sarbanes-Oxley
8 1 (0.083%) JSP 440
8 1 (0.083%) GPG13
System Software
1 187 (15.57%) Active Directory
2 98 (8.16%) VMware Infrastructure
3 42 (3.50%) Hyper-V
4 28 (2.33%) VMware ESXi
5 24 (2.00%) ISA Server
6 22 (1.83%) vSphere
7 21 (1.75%) XenApp
8 19 (1.58%) Microsoft App-V
9 18 (1.50%) Microsoft Virtual Server
10 17 (1.42%) VMware ESX
11 13 (1.08%) Terminal Services
12 10 (0.83%) XenDesktop
13 5 (0.42%) Samba
13 5 (0.42%) NFS
13 5 (0.42%) Forefront TMG
13 5 (0.42%) vCloud
14 3 (0.25%) DFS Replication
14 3 (0.25%) KVM
15 2 (0.17%) Citrix Presentation Server
15 2 (0.17%) Squid
Systems Management
1 52 (4.33%) HP Quality Center
2 51 (4.25%) NetBackup
3 45 (3.75%) EMC NetWorker
4 42 (3.50%) SCCM
5 34 (2.83%) SCOM
6 29 (2.41%) WSUS
7 27 (2.25%) OpenView Configuration Management
8 19 (1.58%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
9 16 (1.33%) Netcool
10 15 (1.25%) Backup Exec
11 13 (1.08%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
12 12 (1.00%) HP SIM
13 7 (0.58%) Zenoss
14 6 (0.50%) Veritas Storage Foundation
15 5 (0.42%) ARCserve
15 5 (0.42%) Norton AntiVirus
15 5 (0.42%) nmon
16 4 (0.33%) Oracle EDQ
16 4 (0.33%) Unicenter
17 3 (0.25%) McAfee ePO
Vendors
1 282 (23.48%) Microsoft
2 227 (18.90%) Fujitsu
3 145 (12.07%) Oracle
4 135 (11.24%) VMware
5 103 (8.58%) HP
6 69 (5.75%) Citrix
7 64 (5.33%) EMC
7 64 (5.33%) Cisco
8 47 (3.91%) Veritas
9 40 (3.33%) IBM
10 39 (3.25%) Juniper
10 39 (3.25%) Meridio
11 33 (2.75%) F5
12 25 (2.08%) Hyperion
13 24 (2.00%) Red Hat
14 21 (1.75%) Dell
15 16 (1.33%) McAfee
15 16 (1.33%) Symantec
15 16 (1.33%) Open Text
16 15 (1.25%) Sun
Newbury, Berkshire
Advanced Resource Managers
Salary: £55000 - £75000 per annum
Posted: 3 hours ago
Berkshire
Lorien Resourcing
Salary: benefits package
Posted: 3 hours ago
Reading, Berkshire
Streamline Connections
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: 4 hours ago
Bracknell, Berkshire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: Salary 65k, 6k car allowance & 15% bonus
Posted: 19 hours ago
Bracknell, Berkshire
Lorien Resourcing
Salary: £35000 - £50000 per annum + Bonus, pension
Posted: Yesterday
Thatcham, Berkshire
TribePost.co.uk
Salary: £35K-£45K plus benefits package
Posted: Yesterday
Bracknell, Berkshire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 35000 + bonus + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Berkshire
Vertical IT
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Reading, Berkshire
Stott and May
Posted: Yesterday
Berkshire
Lorien Resourcing
Salary: benefits package
Posted: Yesterday
Berkshire
Lorien Resourcing
Salary: benefits package
Posted: Yesterday
Reading, Berkshire
Stott & May
Salary: From £30,000 to £80,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Bracknell, Berkshire
Lorien Resourcing
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 2 days ago
Bracknell, Berkshire
Lorien Resourcing
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 3 days ago
Berkshire
Fenwick Ryan
Salary: £55000 - £65000 per annum + £20K Bonus + Car + Bens
Posted: 3 days ago
Berkshire
Fenwick Ryan
Salary: £50000 - £80000 per annum + £20K Bonus + Car + Bens
Posted: 3 days ago
Berkshire
Fenwick Ryan
Salary: £60000 - £80000 per annum + £20K Bonus + Car + Bens
Posted: 3 days ago
Bracknell, Berkshire
Lorien Resourcing
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 3 days ago
Berkshire
Lorien Resourcing
Salary: Excellent Salary Package
Posted: 4 days ago
Bracknell, Berkshire
Lorien Resourcing
Salary: Excellent Salary Package
Posted: 4 days ago