The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Berkshire with a requirement for Security Cleared qualifications. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 29 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Security Clearance
South East / Berkshire
3 months to
29 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 82 52 25
Rank change year-on-year -30 -27  
Permanent jobs citing Security Cleared 109 222 425
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Berkshire 3.23% 4.43% 7.84%
As % of the Qualifications category 11.21% 13.44% 20.80%
Number of salaries quoted 65 162 238
Median salary £47,500 £55,000 £52,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -13.63% +4.76%  
90% offered a salary of more than £21,900 £33,000 £32,000
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £70,000 £75,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £46,500
% change year-on-year - -3.22%  

Security Cleared is in the academic qualifications and professional certifications category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all academic qualifications and professional certifications cited in permanent job vacancies advertised in Berkshire.

Academic & Professional Certification
Berkshire
Permanent job vacancies requiring academic qualifications or professional certifications 972 1652 2043
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Berkshire 28.83% 32.94% 37.69%
Number of salaries quoted 703 1285 1368
Median salary £49,000 £52,500 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -6.66% +5.00%  
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £32,500 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £70,000 £67,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,500

Security Cleared
Job Vacancy Trend in Berkshire

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Berkshire citing Security Cleared as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the Qualifications category.

Job vacancy trend for Security Cleared 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 in Berkshire.

Salary trend for Security Cleared in Berkshire

Security Cleared
Salary Histogram in Berkshire

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Security Cleared in Berkshire over the 3 months to 29 March 2017.

Salary histogram for Security Cleared in Berkshire

Security Cleared
Job Locations in Berkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Security Cleared within the Berkshire region over the 3 months to 29 March 2017. 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 Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Reading +5 64 £42,500 -17.47% 2
Bracknell -7 14 £20,500 -54.44% 2
Wokingham +6 2 £47,500 +187.87%
Maidenhead - 2 £21,000 -
Slough +15 1 - -
Newbury +13 1 - -
Windsor -14 1 £48,500 +193.93%
Security Cleared
South East

For the 6 months to 29 March 2017, IT jobs citing Security Cleared also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Berkshire region with a requirement for Security Cleared.

1 196 (78.71%) SC Cleared
2 45 (18.07%) DV Cleared
3 42 (16.87%) Firewall
4 40 (16.06%) Linux
4 40 (16.06%) Cisco
4 40 (16.06%) Cybersecurity
5 36 (14.46%) Juniper
6 35 (14.06%) Microsoft
7 34 (13.65%) SAP
8 32 (12.85%) Service Delivery
8 32 (12.85%) Stakeholder Management
9 31 (12.45%) Windows
10 30 (12.05%) PKI
11 29 (11.65%) Fujitsu
11 29 (11.65%) Security Architecture
11 29 (11.65%) ITIL
11 29 (11.65%) Stakeholder and Relationship Management
12 28 (11.24%) Java
12 28 (11.24%) Project Management
12 28 (11.24%) Data Protection
13 26 (10.44%) Agile Software Development
14 25 (10.04%) VMware
14 25 (10.04%) Cisco Certification
14 25 (10.04%) SQL
14 25 (10.04%) Unix
14 25 (10.04%) Fraud Detection
14 25 (10.04%) Multi-Factor Authentication
15 22 (8.84%) CentOS
15 22 (8.84%) Big Data
16 21 (8.43%) SIEM

Security Cleared
Co-occurring IT Skills in Berkshire by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 9 (3.61%) SharePoint
2 8 (3.21%) WebLogic
3 6 (2.41%) SharePoint 2013
3 6 (2.41%) SharePoint Server
4 4 (1.61%) Apache
4 4 (1.61%) BizTalk Server
5 3 (1.20%) Documentum
5 3 (1.20%) Elasticsearch
5 3 (1.20%) IIS
5 3 (1.20%) nginx
5 3 (1.20%) OpenStack
6 2 (0.80%) WebSphere
7 1 (0.40%) Confluence
7 1 (0.40%) MS Exchange
7 1 (0.40%) Oracle SOA Suite
Applications
1 16 (6.43%) MS Excel
2 5 (2.01%) MS Office
3 4 (1.61%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 6 (2.41%) Eloqua
1 6 (2.41%) Oracle EBS
1 6 (2.41%) SAP CO
1 6 (2.41%) SAP FI
1 6 (2.41%) SAP FI/CO
2 4 (1.61%) Primavera
2 4 (1.61%) SAP PS
3 2 (0.80%) SAP GRC
3 2 (0.80%) SAP HR
Cloud Services
1 14 (5.62%) Microsoft Azure
2 10 (4.02%) SaaS
3 7 (2.81%) Amazon AWS
3 7 (2.81%) Office 365
4 6 (2.41%) Responsys
4 6 (2.41%) Taleo
5 4 (1.61%) IaaS
5 4 (1.61%) SuccessFactors
6 3 (1.20%) PaaS
7 2 (0.80%) Cloud Computing
8 1 (0.40%) iTunes
Communications & Networking
1 42 (16.87%) Firewall
2 17 (6.83%) WAN
3 16 (6.43%) Broadband
4 14 (5.62%) Intrusion Detection
5 12 (4.82%) Cisco Nexus
6 10 (4.02%) Network Security
6 10 (4.02%) TCP/IP
7 9 (3.61%) Wireless
8 8 (3.21%) Intranet
8 8 (3.21%) LAN
9 6 (2.41%) Internet
9 6 (2.41%) SSH
10 5 (2.01%) HTTP
10 5 (2.01%) IPv4
10 5 (2.01%) Wireshark
11 4 (1.61%) VPN
11 4 (1.61%) Wireless Security
12 3 (1.20%) Ethernet
12 3 (1.20%) SMS
13 2 (0.80%) ISDN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 22 (8.84%) Big Data
2 19 (7.63%) SQL Server
3 15 (6.02%) Hadoop
4 11 (4.42%) PostgreSQL
5 10 (4.02%) MongoDB
5 10 (4.02%) Oracle Database
6 9 (3.61%) Relational Database
6 9 (3.61%) SQL Server 2008
7 8 (3.21%) Neo4j
7 8 (3.21%) Oracle Reports
7 8 (3.21%) RDBMS
7 8 (3.21%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 7 (2.81%) Pentaho
8 7 (2.81%) SAP BW
8 7 (2.81%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 3 (1.20%) Apache Cassandra
9 3 (1.20%) Redis
9 3 (1.20%) Riak
9 3 (1.20%) SQL Server 2005
10 2 (0.80%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 17 (6.83%) Team Foundation Server
2 13 (5.22%) JIRA
3 9 (3.61%) Git (software)
3 9 (3.61%) JUnit
4 7 (2.81%) Talend Open Studio
5 4 (1.61%) Bugzilla
5 4 (1.61%) Jenkins
5 4 (1.61%) Subversion
5 4 (1.61%) TestDirector
5 4 (1.61%) Trac
6 3 (1.20%) Selenium
7 2 (0.80%) Rational Rose
8 1 (0.40%) AdminStudio
8 1 (0.40%) Atlassian Bamboo
8 1 (0.40%) Bitbucket
8 1 (0.40%) EasyMock
8 1 (0.40%) MSI
General
1 4 (1.61%) Manufacturing
1 4 (1.61%) Telecoms
2 3 (1.20%) Military
3 2 (0.80%) Aerospace
3 2 (0.80%) Finance
3 2 (0.80%) Legal
4 1 (0.40%) Law
4 1 (0.40%) Retail
Job Titles
1 36 (14.46%) Developer
2 35 (14.06%) Architect
3 29 (11.65%) Security Architect
4 22 (8.84%) Analyst
4 22 (8.84%) Network Engineer
5 17 (6.83%) Support Engineer
6 16 (6.43%) Consultant
7 15 (6.02%) Open Source Developer
8 12 (4.82%) SAP Consultant
9 11 (4.42%) Cisco Analyst
9 11 (4.42%) Network Support
9 11 (4.42%) SIEM Analyst
9 11 (4.42%) Test Leader
10 10 (4.02%) Cisco Engineer
10 10 (4.02%) Network Support Engineer
11 9 (3.61%) Big Data Developer
11 9 (3.61%) Security Engineer
12 8 (3.21%) 1st Line Support
12 8 (3.21%) Technical Manager
13 7 (2.81%) ABAP Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 16 (6.43%) AngularJS
2 15 (6.02%) .NET
3 10 (4.02%) HTML
3 10 (4.02%) XML
4 9 (3.61%) ASP.NET
4 9 (3.61%) Web Services
5 8 (3.21%) Hibernate
6 7 (2.81%) ActiveMQ
6 7 (2.81%) Apache Camel
6 7 (2.81%) Apache CXF
6 7 (2.81%) BAPI
6 7 (2.81%) D3.js
6 7 (2.81%) Drools
6 7 (2.81%) HTML5
6 7 (2.81%) jBPM
6 7 (2.81%) Node.js
6 7 (2.81%) SAP Fiori
6 7 (2.81%) SAPUI5
7 6 (2.41%) ASP.NET MVC 5
7 6 (2.41%) Handlebars
Miscellaneous
1 30 (12.05%) PKI
2 21 (8.43%) Analytical Skills
3 10 (4.02%) Data Centre
4 7 (2.81%) Management Information System
5 6 (2.41%) Enterprise Software
5 6 (2.41%) Security Operations Centre
6 5 (2.01%) Cyber Attack
6 5 (2.01%) e-Health
6 5 (2.01%) Virtual Team
7 4 (1.61%) Linux Command Line
7 4 (1.61%) Mobile App
8 3 (1.20%) Computer Science
8 3 (1.20%) Cyber Defence
8 3 (1.20%) Replication
9 2 (0.80%) CESG
9 2 (0.80%) Client/Server
9 2 (0.80%) Cyberthreat
9 2 (0.80%) Data Protection Act
9 2 (0.80%) Hybrid Cloud
10 1 (0.40%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
Operating Systems
1 40 (16.06%) Linux
2 31 (12.45%) Windows
3 25 (10.04%) Unix
4 22 (8.84%) CentOS
5 18 (7.23%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 18 (7.23%) Solaris
6 13 (5.22%) Ubuntu
7 12 (4.82%) Windows Server
8 7 (2.81%) Debian
9 3 (1.20%) Oracle Linux
9 3 (1.20%) Windows 10
9 3 (1.20%) Windows Server 2003
9 3 (1.20%) Windows Server 2008
9 3 (1.20%) Windows Server 2012
9 3 (1.20%) Windows XP
10 2 (0.80%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 40 (16.06%) Cybersecurity
2 32 (12.85%) Service Delivery
2 32 (12.85%) Stakeholder Management
3 29 (11.65%) ITIL
3 29 (11.65%) Security Architecture
3 29 (11.65%) Stakeholder and Relationship Management
4 28 (11.24%) Data Protection
4 28 (11.24%) Project Management
5 26 (10.44%) Agile Software Development
6 25 (10.04%) Fraud Detection
6 25 (10.04%) Multi-Factor Authentication
7 21 (8.43%) SIEM
8 20 (8.03%) Open Source
9 19 (7.63%) SOA
10 17 (6.83%) Load Balancing
11 16 (6.43%) Open Source Development
12 15 (6.02%) Time Management
12 15 (6.02%) Validation
13 14 (5.62%) Information Security
13 14 (5.62%) Release Management
Programming Languages
1 28 (11.24%) Java
2 25 (10.04%) SQL
3 21 (8.43%) Python
4 19 (7.63%) C#
5 17 (6.83%) JavaScript
6 9 (3.61%) Bash Shell
7 7 (2.81%) ABAP
7 7 (2.81%) C++
7 7 (2.81%) Jython
7 7 (2.81%) T-SQL
8 6 (2.41%) C
8 6 (2.41%) VB.NET
9 3 (1.20%) VB
10 2 (0.80%) Ada
10 2 (0.80%) Perl
10 2 (0.80%) PL/SQL
10 2 (0.80%) PowerShell
10 2 (0.80%) Scala
10 2 (0.80%) Shell Script
11 1 (0.40%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 196 (78.71%) SC Cleared
2 45 (18.07%) DV Cleared
3 25 (10.04%) Cisco Certification
4 20 (8.03%) CCNA
5 18 (7.23%) CISSP
6 13 (5.22%) CEH
6 13 (5.22%) SANS
7 10 (4.02%) CCNP
8 9 (3.61%) Microsoft Certification
9 8 (3.21%) Degree
10 6 (2.41%) ITIL Certification
10 6 (2.41%) JNCIA
11 5 (2.01%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
12 4 (1.61%) CISM
12 4 (1.61%) CREST Certified
12 4 (1.61%) Tigerscheme
13 3 (1.20%) MCP
13 3 (1.20%) MCSE
14 2 (0.80%) CISA
14 2 (0.80%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (2.41%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 5 (2.01%) PCI DSS
2 5 (2.01%) SLA
3 2 (0.80%) GDPR
3 2 (0.80%) PMO
3 2 (0.80%) Sarbanes-Oxley
4 1 (0.40%) QA
System Software
1 18 (7.23%) VMware Infrastructure
2 9 (3.61%) XenServer
3 7 (2.81%) Active Directory
4 5 (2.01%) vSphere
5 4 (1.61%) Hyper-V
6 3 (1.20%) Apache ZooKeeper
6 3 (1.20%) Docker
6 3 (1.20%) HDFS
6 3 (1.20%) KVM
6 3 (1.20%) VirtualBox
6 3 (1.20%) VMware ESXi
6 3 (1.20%) XenApp
7 2 (0.80%) Virtual Machines
7 2 (0.80%) XenDesktop
8 1 (0.40%) Microsoft App-V
8 1 (0.40%) Veritas File System
8 1 (0.40%) Virtual Servers
8 1 (0.40%) Xen
Systems Management
1 12 (4.82%) Endace
2 10 (4.02%) Opscode Chef
2 10 (4.02%) Puppet
3 9 (3.61%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
4 5 (2.01%) WSUS
5 4 (1.61%) SCCM
6 3 (1.20%) Ambari
6 3 (1.20%) Hadoop YARN
6 3 (1.20%) Kibana
6 3 (1.20%) OpenView Configuration Management
7 2 (0.80%) Ansible
7 2 (0.80%) Backup Exec
7 2 (0.80%) SELinux
8 1 (0.40%) Data Guard
8 1 (0.40%) McAfee ePO
8 1 (0.40%) Oracle ZFS
8 1 (0.40%) Tivoli Storage Manager
Vendors
1 40 (16.06%) Cisco
2 36 (14.46%) Juniper
3 35 (14.06%) Microsoft
4 34 (13.65%) SAP
5 29 (11.65%) Fujitsu
6 25 (10.04%) VMware
7 21 (8.43%) HP
8 19 (7.63%) Oracle
9 12 (4.82%) Jaspersoft
9 12 (4.82%) LogRhythm
10 9 (3.61%) F5
10 9 (3.61%) Sun
11 7 (2.81%) Talend
12 5 (2.01%) Intel Security
13 3 (1.20%) CA
13 3 (1.20%) Citrix
13 3 (1.20%) Lumension
13 3 (1.20%) Red Hat
14 2 (0.80%) Aruba
14 2 (0.80%) ForgeRock
Reading, Berkshire
Global Technology Solutions Ltd
Salary: £55000 - £60000 per annum + shift allowance+ben
Posted: Yesterday
Thatcham, Berkshire
Raytheon Systems Ltd
Salary: Competitive plus benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Thatcham, Berkshire
Raytheon Systems Ltd
Salary: Perm or contract - competitive salary + benefits OR day rate contract
Posted: 7 days ago
Berkshire
Modis International Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 19 days ago