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 19 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
19 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Security Clearance
Rank 17 25 28
Rank change year-on-year
+8 +3
Permanent jobs citing Security Cleared 608 475 407
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 10.27% 8.46% 7.38%
As % of the Qualifications category 28.15% 25.11% 21.93%
Number of salaries quoted 308 267 333
Average salary £50,000 £46,000 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+8.69% -3.15%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £27,500 £33,000
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £65,000 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £47,500 £42,500 £41,500
% change year-on-year
+11.76% +2.40%
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
2160 1892 1856
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 36.49% 33.70% 33.65%
Number of salaries quoted 1290 1368 1560
Average salary £47,000 £45,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.44% +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £57,500 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.50% -

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 19 September 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 19 September 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 +4 333 £50,000 +9.89% 29
Bracknell +3 171 £35,000 -6.66% 4
Slough +24 29 £42,500 -26.08% 1
Windsor - 7 £29,000 -
Newbury -1 4 £62,500 +47.05%
Wokingham - 4 £39,000 -
Maidenhead -13 1 £45,000 +16.12%
Security Cleared
South East

Security Cleared
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 19 September 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.

1 971 (78.18%) SC Cleared
2 426 (34.30%) Windows
3 387 (31.16%) Finance
4 354 (28.50%) DV Cleared
5 336 (27.05%) Microsoft
6 315 (25.36%) Telecoms
7 299 (24.07%) Retail
8 253 (20.37%) Fujitsu
9 240 (19.32%) Active Directory
10 237 (19.08%) SQL
11 236 (19.00%) Windows Server 2003
12 205 (16.51%) ITIL
13 189 (15.22%) Oracle
14 170 (13.69%) VMware
15 149 (12.00%) Windows Server 2008
16 142 (11.43%) VMware Infrastructure
17 135 (10.87%) DNS
18 131 (10.55%) MS Excel
19 130 (10.47%) HP
20 124 (9.98%) Windows XP
21 120 (9.66%) Incident Management
22 118 (9.50%) Linux
23 115 (9.26%) PRINCE2
24 109 (8.78%) Project Management
25 107 (8.62%) MS Exchange
25 107 (8.62%) Mentoring
26 104 (8.37%) Citrix
27 94 (7.57%) SharePoint
28 90 (7.25%) Stakeholder Management
29 89 (7.17%) Agile Software Development

Security Cleared
Top Related IT Skills in Berkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 19 September 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
1 107 (8.62%) MS Exchange
2 94 (7.57%) SharePoint
3 85 (6.84%) Exchange Server 2003
4 67 (5.39%) IIS
5 50 (4.03%) Apache
6 45 (3.62%) SharePoint 2010
7 40 (3.22%) Exchange Server 2010
8 39 (3.14%) SharePoint Server
9 35 (2.82%) Exchange Server 5.5
10 34 (2.74%) Oracle Workflow
11 33 (2.66%) Live Communications Server
12 31 (2.50%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
13 29 (2.33%) BizTalk Server
14 18 (1.45%) MS Project Server
15 16 (1.29%) Lync
16 15 (1.21%) Exchange Server 2007
17 14 (1.13%) Exchange Server 2000
18 12 (0.97%) WebSphere
18 12 (0.97%) WebLogic
19 11 (0.89%) Tomcat
Applications
1 131 (10.55%) MS Excel
2 48 (3.86%) MS Office
3 30 (2.42%) MS Project
4 21 (1.69%) MS Visio
5 10 (0.81%) MS PowerPoint
6 2 (0.16%) InfoPath
6 2 (0.16%) Mathematica
Business Applications
1 78 (6.28%) Oracle EBS
2 54 (4.35%) Oracle ERP
3 52 (4.19%) Oracle EBS R12
4 20 (1.61%) Oracle iRecruitment
5 18 (1.45%) Hyperion Planning
6 12 (0.97%) Oracle Applications
7 9 (0.72%) HFM
7 9 (0.72%) Oracle iProcurement
8 5 (0.40%) Cordys
9 2 (0.16%) Oracle Internet Expenses
9 2 (0.16%) Oracle Payroll
10 1 (0.081%) Dynamics NAV
10 1 (0.081%) Dynamics AX
10 1 (0.081%) Cognos Business Intelligence
Cloud Services
1 16 (1.29%) Taleo
2 7 (0.56%) SaaS
3 3 (0.24%) Cloud Computing
3 3 (0.24%) Force.com
4 2 (0.16%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 135 (10.87%) DNS
2 81 (6.52%) DHCP
3 69 (5.56%) Firewall
4 56 (4.51%) SAN
5 43 (3.46%) TCP/IP
5 43 (3.46%) Internet
6 32 (2.58%) LAN
7 30 (2.42%) Wireless
8 27 (2.17%) WAN
8 27 (2.17%) VPN
9 25 (2.01%) NAS
10 24 (1.93%) MPLS
11 22 (1.77%) BGP
12 21 (1.69%) OSPF
13 19 (1.53%) SSL
14 17 (1.37%) Kerberos
14 17 (1.37%) IPsec
15 16 (1.29%) Network Security
15 16 (1.29%) Multicast
16 11 (0.89%) ISDN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 71 (5.72%) SQL Server
2 62 (4.99%) EDRMS
3 45 (3.62%) IDOL
4 19 (1.53%) Oracle Reports
4 19 (1.53%) Oracle BI Publisher
5 18 (1.45%) Oracle BI EE
5 18 (1.45%) Essbase
6 16 (1.29%) Oracle Discoverer
6 16 (1.29%) Oracle Database
7 11 (0.89%) Oracle Database 11g
8 10 (0.81%) Relational Database
8 10 (0.81%) RDBMS
8 10 (0.81%) MS Access
8 10 (0.81%) DTS
8 10 (0.81%) SQL Server 2005
8 10 (0.81%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 9 (0.72%) Data Mining
9 9 (0.72%) Data Warehouse
10 7 (0.56%) Hyperion Smart View
11 4 (0.32%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 49 (3.95%) TestDirector
2 25 (2.01%) Subversion
3 20 (1.61%) QuickTest Pro
4 19 (1.53%) LoadRunner
5 16 (1.29%) Oracle Forms
5 16 (1.29%) WinRunner
5 16 (1.29%) Jenkins
6 14 (1.13%) JUnit
7 12 (0.97%) Maven
7 12 (0.97%) Team Foundation Server
8 8 (0.64%) JIRA
8 8 (0.64%) Talend Open Studio
9 7 (0.56%) Selenium
9 7 (0.56%) SilkPerformer
10 6 (0.48%) Trac
11 3 (0.24%) SoapUI
11 3 (0.24%) Axure RP
11 3 (0.24%) Eclipse
12 2 (0.16%) Ant
12 2 (0.16%) jMock
General
1 387 (31.16%) Finance
2 315 (25.36%) Telecoms
3 299 (24.07%) Retail
4 64 (5.15%) Back Office
5 35 (2.82%) German Language
6 27 (2.17%) Legal
7 14 (1.13%) Military
8 12 (0.97%) Marketing
9 9 (0.72%) Law
10 7 (0.56%) Multimedia
11 6 (0.48%) Publishing
12 5 (0.40%) Banking
12 5 (0.40%) Aerospace
13 4 (0.32%) Manufacturing
14 3 (0.24%) Advertising
14 3 (0.24%) Automotive
14 3 (0.24%) Electronics
14 3 (0.24%) Pharmaceutical
15 2 (0.16%) Games
15 2 (0.16%) Billing
Job Titles
1 211 (16.99%) Consultant
2 191 (15.38%) Support Engineer
3 162 (13.04%) Architect
4 97 (7.81%) Project Manager
5 90 (7.25%) Analyst
6 60 (4.83%) Developer
7 59 (4.75%) Oracle Consultant
8 57 (4.59%) 2nd Line Support
9 55 (4.43%) Security Consultant
9 55 (4.43%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
10 53 (4.27%) Test Analyst
11 52 (4.19%) 3rd Line Support
12 47 (3.78%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
13 41 (3.30%) Senior Architect
14 35 (2.82%) Functional Consultant
14 35 (2.82%) Test Manager
14 35 (2.82%) Solutions Architect
14 35 (2.82%) Oracle Functional Consultant
15 34 (2.74%) Senior Analyst
16 33 (2.66%) Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 48 (3.86%) XML
2 46 (3.70%) .NET
3 35 (2.82%) HTML
4 34 (2.74%) ASP.NET
5 17 (1.37%) CSS
5 17 (1.37%) jQuery
6 16 (1.29%) ASP.NET Web Forms
7 15 (1.21%) Middleware
8 13 (1.05%) HTML5
9 11 (0.89%) ASP.NET MVC
10 9 (0.72%) Spring
10 9 (0.72%) .NET Framework
10 9 (0.72%) COM
11 8 (0.64%) Hibernate
12 7 (0.56%) Ajax
12 7 (0.56%) J2EE
12 7 (0.56%) Flash
13 6 (0.48%) JSF
13 6 (0.48%) WebCenter
13 6 (0.48%) CSS3
Miscellaneous
1 73 (5.88%) Analytical Skills
2 68 (5.48%) Management Information System
3 60 (4.83%) Statistics
4 55 (4.43%) PKI
5 50 (4.03%) Clustering
6 44 (3.54%) RMADS
7 31 (2.50%) Blackberry
8 25 (2.01%) Video Conferencing
8 25 (2.01%) Data Integration
9 24 (1.93%) Enterprise Software
10 19 (1.53%) CMDB
11 18 (1.45%) Mathematics
12 17 (1.37%) Computer Science
13 16 (1.29%) CESG
14 14 (1.13%) CESG CLAS
14 14 (1.13%) Taxonomies
15 11 (0.89%) Fat Client
15 11 (0.89%) Thin Client
16 10 (0.81%) Open Source
17 9 (0.72%) Physics
Operating Systems
1 426 (34.30%) Windows
2 236 (19.00%) Windows Server 2003
3 149 (12.00%) Windows Server 2008
4 124 (9.98%) Windows XP
5 118 (9.50%) Linux
6 68 (5.48%) Windows 7
7 64 (5.15%) UNIX
8 40 (3.22%) Windows 2000
9 20 (1.61%) Solaris
9 20 (1.61%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 12 (0.97%) AIX
11 11 (0.89%) CentOS
12 10 (0.81%) Android
13 9 (0.72%) HPUX
14 8 (0.64%) Windows Server 2012
15 7 (0.56%) Windows 2000 Server
16 3 (0.24%) Ubuntu
17 2 (0.16%) VxWorks
17 2 (0.16%) LynxOS
17 2 (0.16%) Debian
Processes & Methodologies
1 205 (16.51%) ITIL
2 120 (9.66%) Incident Management
3 115 (9.26%) PRINCE2
4 109 (8.78%) Project Management
5 107 (8.62%) Mentoring
6 90 (7.25%) Stakeholder Management
7 89 (7.17%) Agile Software Development
8 82 (6.60%) Time Management
9 81 (6.52%) Network Design
10 80 (6.44%) Disaster Recovery
11 79 (6.36%) Migration
12 69 (5.56%) Software Distribution
13 62 (4.99%) ERP
14 59 (4.75%) Risk Assessment
15 54 (4.35%) Security Architecture
16 53 (4.27%) Problem Management
17 49 (3.95%) Root Cause Analysis
17 49 (3.95%) Service Management
18 47 (3.78%) Risk Management
19 46 (3.70%) Change Control
Programming Languages
1 237 (19.08%) SQL
2 83 (6.68%) PowerShell
3 55 (4.43%) Java
4 45 (3.62%) C#
5 37 (2.98%) VB
6 30 (2.42%) Shell Script
7 29 (2.33%) JavaScript
8 27 (2.17%) C
9 26 (2.09%) PL/SQL
10 24 (1.93%) XPath
11 21 (1.69%) VBScript
12 20 (1.61%) VB.NET
13 15 (1.21%) C++
14 12 (0.97%) PHP
14 12 (0.97%) T-SQL
15 11 (0.89%) Perl
16 10 (0.81%) Bash Shell
17 9 (0.72%) VB6
17 9 (0.72%) VBA
18 5 (0.40%) Python
Qualifications
1 971 (78.18%) SC Cleared
2 354 (28.50%) DV Cleared
3 83 (6.68%) ISEB
4 73 (5.88%) Degree
5 57 (4.59%) ISTQB
6 54 (4.35%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
7 51 (4.11%) PRINCE2 Certification
8 39 (3.14%) Cisco Certification
9 34 (2.74%) MCP
10 23 (1.85%) Microsoft Certification
11 22 (1.77%) MCSE
12 21 (1.69%) CCNA
13 16 (1.29%) CCNP
14 15 (1.21%) CISSP
14 15 (1.21%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
15 12 (0.97%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
16 10 (0.81%) OCP
16 10 (0.81%) Oracle Certification
17 9 (0.72%) BC Cleared
18 7 (0.56%) CTC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 78 (6.28%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 59 (4.75%) SLA
3 33 (2.66%) QA
4 17 (1.37%) Data Quality
5 9 (0.72%) PCI DSS
6 2 (0.16%) DO-178B
6 2 (0.16%) COBIT
7 1 (0.081%) Sarbanes-Oxley
7 1 (0.081%) JSP 440
7 1 (0.081%) GPG13
System Software
1 240 (19.32%) Active Directory
2 142 (11.43%) VMware Infrastructure
3 52 (4.19%) Hyper-V
4 41 (3.30%) ISA Server
5 30 (2.42%) VMware ESXi
6 28 (2.25%) XenApp
7 26 (2.09%) Microsoft Virtual Server
7 26 (2.09%) vSphere
8 25 (2.01%) VMware ESX
9 16 (1.29%) Microsoft App-V
9 16 (1.29%) Terminal Services
10 13 (1.05%) XenDesktop
11 7 (0.56%) VMware Workstation
12 5 (0.40%) Samba
12 5 (0.40%) Forefront TMG
12 5 (0.40%) NFS
13 3 (0.24%) Citrix Presentation Server
13 3 (0.24%) Snort
14 2 (0.16%) Squid
14 2 (0.16%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 73 (5.88%) HP Quality Center
2 72 (5.80%) NetBackup
3 53 (4.27%) SCCM
4 48 (3.86%) EMC NetWorker
5 47 (3.78%) OpenView Configuration Management
6 39 (3.14%) SCOM
7 32 (2.58%) WSUS
8 29 (2.33%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
9 26 (2.09%) Netcool
10 19 (1.53%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
11 15 (1.21%) Zenoss
12 11 (0.89%) HP SIM
12 11 (0.89%) Veritas Storage Foundation
13 10 (0.81%) Unicenter
14 9 (0.72%) Backup Exec
15 8 (0.64%) Oracle EDQ
16 5 (0.40%) nmon
16 5 (0.40%) McAfee ePO
16 5 (0.40%) ARCserve
16 5 (0.40%) Norton AntiVirus
Vendors
1 336 (27.05%) Microsoft
2 253 (20.37%) Fujitsu
3 189 (15.22%) Oracle
4 170 (13.69%) VMware
5 130 (10.47%) HP
6 104 (8.37%) Citrix
7 85 (6.84%) EMC
8 74 (5.96%) Veritas
9 70 (5.64%) Cisco
10 61 (4.91%) Meridio
11 45 (3.62%) IBM
12 41 (3.30%) Juniper
13 35 (2.82%) McAfee
14 29 (2.33%) F5
15 26 (2.09%) Hyperion
16 25 (2.01%) Dell
17 24 (1.93%) Red Hat
17 24 (1.93%) Open Text
18 19 (1.53%) NetApp
19 16 (1.29%) Symantec
Reading, Berkshire
Polar Recruitment
Salary: £0000 - £1111 per annum + Excellent Benefits Package
Posted: Yesterday
Reading, Berkshire
Polar Recruitment
Salary: £0000 - £1111 per annum + Excellent Salary/Benefits Package
Posted: Yesterday
Reading, Berkshire
Polar Recruitment
Salary: £0000 - £1111 per annum + Excellent Benefits Package
Posted: Yesterday
Reading, Berkshire
Polar Recruitment
Salary: £0000 - £9999 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Slough, Berkshire
Asset Resourcing
Salary: £35000 - £38000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Global Technology Solutions Ltd
Salary: £40500 per annum + £1,200 DV allowance
Posted: 2 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Global Technology Solutions Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £41000 per annum + £1,200 DV allowance
Posted: 2 days ago
Berkshire
Lorien Resourcing
Salary: benefits package
Posted: 3 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Lorien Resourcing
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Bracknell, Berkshire
Lorien Resourcing
Salary: Neg. dependant on exp.
Posted: 3 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Lorien Resourcing
Salary: Neg. dependant on exp.
Posted: 3 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Global Technology Solutions Ltd
Salary: £18300 - £23300 per annum + £1,200 DV allowance
Posted: 3 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Computer People
Salary: £50000.00 - £69000.00 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Lorien Resourcing
Posted: 4 days ago
Bracknell, Berkshire
Lorien Resourcing
Salary: Neg. dependant on exp.
Posted: 5 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Global Technology Solutions Ltd
Salary: £40500 per annum + £1,200 DV allowance
Posted: 5 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
The People Network
Salary: £25000 - £40000 per annum + Superb benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Bracknell, Berkshire
Lorien Resourcing
Salary: Neg. dependant on exp.
Posted: 6 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Lorien Resourcing
Salary: Upon Application
Posted: 6 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Yoh Company
Salary: £35,000 - £46,000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 8 days ago