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

Location
3 months to
28 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Security Clearance
Rank 31 17 35
Rank change year-on-year
-14 +18
Permanent jobs citing Security Cleared 329 558 326
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 6.47% 9.88% 6.16%
As % of the Qualifications category 18.29% 28.28% 17.31%
Number of salaries quoted 222 328 149
Average salary £50,000 £50,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +11.11%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,341 £31,000 £22,050
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £80,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
- +5.88%
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
1799 1973 1883
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 35.39% 34.93% 35.60%
Number of salaries quoted 1192 1302 1433
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% -

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 28 May 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 28 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 -12 224 £50,000 - 17
Bracknell -23 26 £45,000 -5.26% 2
Maidenhead +13 15 £55,000 +4.76% 3
Slough -27 6 £38,750 -22.50% 1
Wokingham +3 3 £35,000 -33.33%
Newbury -1 3 - - 1
Windsor - 2 £75,000 -
Security Cleared
South East

Security Cleared
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 28 May 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.

1 588 (74.15%) SC Cleared
2 307 (38.71%) Windows
3 220 (27.74%) DV Cleared
4 215 (27.11%) Microsoft
5 213 (26.86%) ITIL
6 194 (24.46%) Active Directory
7 157 (19.80%) Finance
8 126 (15.89%) SQL
9 124 (15.64%) HP
10 118 (14.88%) Telecoms
11 114 (14.38%) MS Excel
12 104 (13.11%) Windows Server 2003
13 103 (12.99%) Cisco
14 100 (12.61%) Firewall
15 99 (12.48%) VMware
16 96 (12.11%) Data Centre
17 90 (11.35%) Linux
18 89 (11.22%) SLA
19 88 (11.10%) Windows 7
20 87 (10.97%) VMware Infrastructure
21 86 (10.84%) Windows Server 2008
22 79 (9.96%) Analytical Skills
23 77 (9.71%) Cyber Security
23 77 (9.71%) SCCM
24 74 (9.33%) PRINCE2
25 73 (9.21%) TCP/IP
25 73 (9.21%) Incident Management
26 71 (8.95%) Windows XP
27 70 (8.83%) DNS
28 68 (8.58%) Cisco Certification

Security Cleared
Top Related IT Skills in Berkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 28 May 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 60 (7.57%) MS Exchange
2 43 (5.42%) SharePoint
3 34 (4.29%) Exchange Server 2003
4 33 (4.16%) Exchange Server 2010
5 30 (3.78%) SharePoint Server
6 23 (2.90%) IIS
6 23 (2.90%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
7 19 (2.40%) Live Communications Server
8 17 (2.14%) Apache
9 16 (2.02%) Lync
10 13 (1.64%) SharePoint 2010
11 12 (1.51%) Exchange Server 2007
12 11 (1.39%) Exchange Server 5.5
13 10 (1.26%) WebSphere
14 8 (1.01%) JBoss
15 7 (0.88%) ArcGIS
15 7 (0.88%) Exchange Server 2000
16 4 (0.50%) WebLogic
17 3 (0.38%) Tomcat
17 3 (0.38%) Office Communications Server
Applications
1 114 (14.38%) MS Excel
2 53 (6.68%) MS Office
3 19 (2.40%) MS Visio
4 13 (1.64%) MS PowerPoint
5 12 (1.51%) MS Project
6 1 (0.13%) AutoCAD
6 1 (0.13%) InfoPath
Business Applications
1 10 (1.26%) Oracle EBS R12
2 9 (1.13%) Oracle EBS
2 9 (1.13%) Oracle ERP
3 8 (1.01%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
4 7 (0.88%) Oracle Applications
5 2 (0.25%) SAP LE
5 2 (0.25%) SAP GRC
5 2 (0.25%) SAP SCM
5 2 (0.25%) SAP WM
5 2 (0.25%) Primavera
6 1 (0.13%) Oracle iRecruitment
6 1 (0.13%) Dynamics NAV
6 1 (0.13%) SAP Oil and Gas
6 1 (0.13%) Oracle Internet Expenses
Cloud Services
1 8 (1.01%) Office 365
2 6 (0.76%) SaaS
3 3 (0.38%) Taleo
4 2 (0.25%) Responsys
5 1 (0.13%) PaaS
5 1 (0.13%) Cloud Computing
5 1 (0.13%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 100 (12.61%) Firewall
2 73 (9.21%) TCP/IP
3 70 (8.83%) DNS
4 51 (6.43%) SAN
5 48 (6.05%) DHCP
6 39 (4.92%) LAN
7 35 (4.41%) WAN
8 28 (3.53%) Wireless
9 27 (3.40%) Fibre Channel
10 26 (3.28%) Network Security
11 19 (2.40%) NAS
12 18 (2.27%) VoIP
13 16 (2.02%) Wireshark
14 15 (1.89%) NetScaler
14 15 (1.89%) Cisco Nexus
15 12 (1.51%) iSCSI
16 11 (1.39%) Cisco ASA
17 10 (1.26%) Intrusion Detection
17 10 (1.26%) MPLS
17 10 (1.26%) Ethernet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 49 (6.18%) SQL Server
2 17 (2.14%) EDRMS
3 15 (1.89%) IDOL
4 11 (1.39%) NoSQL
4 11 (1.39%) Big Data
5 9 (1.13%) SQL Server 2005
6 7 (0.88%) Data Mining
7 6 (0.76%) Hadoop
8 5 (0.63%) MySQL
9 4 (0.50%) Apache Cassandra
9 4 (0.50%) Oracle Reports
10 3 (0.38%) Oracle Database 10g
10 3 (0.38%) Data Warehouse
10 3 (0.38%) PostgreSQL
10 3 (0.38%) SQL Server 2008
10 3 (0.38%) MongoDB
10 3 (0.38%) Relational Database
10 3 (0.38%) Oracle Database
11 2 (0.25%) Oracle Database 12c
11 2 (0.25%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 15 (1.89%) QuickTest Pro
1 15 (1.89%) LoadRunner
2 14 (1.77%) TestDirector
3 8 (1.01%) MSI
4 7 (0.88%) Visual Studio
4 7 (0.88%) Rational DOORS
4 7 (0.88%) Jenkins
5 3 (0.38%) JUnit
5 3 (0.38%) Oracle Forms
5 3 (0.38%) Selenium
6 2 (0.25%) Git (software)
6 2 (0.25%) Maven
6 2 (0.25%) Subversion
7 1 (0.13%) VSS/SourceSafe
7 1 (0.13%) WinRunner
7 1 (0.13%) JIRA
7 1 (0.13%) WebDriver
7 1 (0.13%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 157 (19.80%) Finance
2 118 (14.88%) Telecoms
3 43 (5.42%) Retail
4 20 (2.52%) Marketing
5 12 (1.51%) Banking
6 9 (1.13%) Legal
7 7 (0.88%) Arabic Language
7 7 (0.88%) French Language
7 7 (0.88%) German Language
8 6 (0.76%) Advertising
8 6 (0.76%) Back Office
9 3 (0.38%) Manufacturing
10 2 (0.25%) Military
11 1 (0.13%) Aerospace
11 1 (0.13%) Electronics
11 1 (0.13%) Games
11 1 (0.13%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 141 (17.78%) Support Engineer
2 113 (14.25%) Consultant
3 66 (8.32%) Project Manager
4 62 (7.82%) Architect
5 43 (5.42%) Security Consultant
5 43 (5.42%) Analyst
6 41 (5.17%) Senior Manager
7 39 (4.92%) 2nd Line Support
8 38 (4.79%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
9 36 (4.54%) 3rd Line Support
10 33 (4.16%) Problem Manager
11 31 (3.91%) Agile Project Manager
11 31 (3.91%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
11 31 (3.91%) Security Engineer
12 27 (3.40%) Network Engineer
13 23 (2.90%) Delivery Manager
14 22 (2.77%) Integration Engineer
14 22 (2.77%) Senior Project Manager
15 20 (2.52%) Administrator
16 19 (2.40%) Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 19 (2.40%) .NET
2 14 (1.77%) Regular Expression
3 13 (1.64%) Application Packaging
4 12 (1.51%) HTML
5 8 (1.01%) CSS
5 8 (1.01%) CGI
6 7 (0.88%) ODBC
6 7 (0.88%) jQuery
7 6 (0.76%) ASP.NET Web Forms
7 6 (0.76%) ASP.NET MVC
7 6 (0.76%) J2EE
7 6 (0.76%) ASP.NET
7 6 (0.76%) XML
8 5 (0.63%) JSP
9 4 (0.50%) Software Packaging
9 4 (0.50%) Middleware
10 3 (0.38%) WSH
10 3 (0.38%) Web Services
10 3 (0.38%) Spring
10 3 (0.38%) Hibernate
Miscellaneous
1 96 (12.11%) Data Centre
2 79 (9.96%) Analytical Skills
3 38 (4.79%) Replication
4 36 (4.54%) Clustering
5 28 (3.53%) Statistics
6 26 (3.28%) Management Information System
7 24 (3.03%) Computer Science
7 24 (3.03%) Blackberry
8 22 (2.77%) RMADS
9 20 (2.52%) PKI
10 18 (2.27%) Data Protection Act
11 14 (1.77%) Enterprise Storage
11 14 (1.77%) GIS
12 10 (1.26%) CESG
12 10 (1.26%) CESG CLAS
13 8 (1.01%) Social Media
14 7 (0.88%) Mainframe
14 7 (0.88%) Enterprise Software
15 6 (0.76%) FlexPod
15 6 (0.76%) Blog
Operating Systems
1 307 (38.71%) Windows
2 104 (13.11%) Windows Server 2003
3 90 (11.35%) Linux
4 88 (11.10%) Windows 7
5 86 (10.84%) Windows Server 2008
6 71 (8.95%) Windows XP
7 47 (5.93%) UNIX
8 19 (2.40%) Windows 2000
8 19 (2.40%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 18 (2.27%) Windows Server 2012
10 11 (1.39%) CentOS
11 8 (1.01%) Android
12 5 (0.63%) AIX
13 3 (0.38%) Solaris
14 2 (0.25%) Windows 8
14 2 (0.25%) Oracle Linux
14 2 (0.25%) Mac OS X
15 1 (0.13%) Windows 2000 Server
15 1 (0.13%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 213 (26.86%) ITIL
2 77 (9.71%) Cyber Security
3 74 (9.33%) PRINCE2
4 73 (9.21%) Incident Management
5 68 (8.58%) Root Cause Analysis
6 67 (8.45%) Information Security
7 63 (7.94%) Service Management
7 63 (7.94%) Agile Software Development
8 61 (7.69%) Project Management
9 59 (7.44%) Stakeholder Management
10 58 (7.31%) Mentoring
11 53 (6.68%) Problem Management
12 52 (6.56%) Configuration Management
13 50 (6.31%) Scrum
13 50 (6.31%) Performance Monitoring
14 47 (5.93%) DSDM
15 44 (5.55%) Disaster Recovery
16 39 (4.92%) SIEM
17 37 (4.67%) People Management
18 36 (4.54%) Network Design
Programming Languages
1 126 (15.89%) SQL
2 66 (8.32%) PowerShell
3 35 (4.41%) VB
4 33 (4.16%) VBScript
5 30 (3.78%) C#
6 24 (3.03%) Java
7 21 (2.65%) C
8 13 (1.64%) C++
9 10 (1.26%) Python
9 10 (1.26%) JavaScript
10 7 (0.88%) Perl
11 6 (0.76%) Bash Shell
11 6 (0.76%) VB.NET
12 5 (0.63%) PHP
13 4 (0.50%) Shell Script
13 4 (0.50%) VBA
14 2 (0.25%) Ruby
14 2 (0.25%) Pascal
14 2 (0.25%) Delphi
15 1 (0.13%) Embedded C++
Qualifications
1 588 (74.15%) SC Cleared
2 220 (27.74%) DV Cleared
3 68 (8.58%) Cisco Certification
4 63 (7.94%) Degree
5 56 (7.06%) CISSP
6 52 (6.56%) CCNA
7 46 (5.80%) Microsoft Certification
8 41 (5.17%) MCSE
9 35 (4.41%) MCP
10 24 (3.03%) CCNP
11 19 (2.40%) CISM
11 19 (2.40%) CCA
11 19 (2.40%) Citrix Certification
12 16 (2.02%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
12 16 (2.02%) ISEB
12 16 (2.02%) ITIL Certification
12 16 (2.02%) CISA
13 14 (1.77%) A+ Certification
14 13 (1.64%) PRINCE2 Certification
15 11 (1.39%) BC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 89 (11.22%) SLA
2 62 (7.82%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 41 (5.17%) PCI DSS
4 12 (1.51%) QA
5 8 (1.01%) GPG13
6 4 (0.50%) COBIT
6 4 (0.50%) Sarbanes-Oxley
6 4 (0.50%) ISO 9001
7 3 (0.38%) JSP 440
8 1 (0.13%) ISO 14001
8 1 (0.13%) ISO/IEC 20000
8 1 (0.13%) FISMA
System Software
1 194 (24.46%) Active Directory
2 87 (10.97%) VMware Infrastructure
3 47 (5.93%) Hyper-V
4 30 (3.78%) XenApp
5 26 (3.28%) XenDesktop
6 25 (3.15%) Terminal Services
7 23 (2.90%) Microsoft App-V
8 21 (2.65%) vSphere
9 17 (2.14%) ISA Server
10 14 (1.77%) XenServer
11 7 (0.88%) Firmware
11 7 (0.88%) VMware ESX
12 6 (0.76%) KVM
13 5 (0.63%) NFS
13 5 (0.63%) Samba
14 3 (0.38%) Microsoft Virtual Server
15 2 (0.25%) Oracle RAC
16 1 (0.13%) Snort
16 1 (0.13%) Xen
16 1 (0.13%) Citrix Presentation Server
Systems Management
1 77 (9.71%) SCCM
2 52 (6.56%) SCOM
3 46 (5.80%) EMC NetWorker
4 29 (3.66%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
5 27 (3.40%) WSUS
6 25 (3.15%) HP Quality Center
7 24 (3.03%) NetBackup
8 20 (2.52%) OpenView Configuration Management
9 18 (2.27%) HP SIM
10 15 (1.89%) EdgeSight
11 6 (0.76%) Puppet
12 5 (0.63%) nmon
13 4 (0.50%) Opscode Chef
13 4 (0.50%) Netcool
14 3 (0.38%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
14 3 (0.38%) Norton AntiVirus
14 3 (0.38%) Tivoli Storage Manager
14 3 (0.38%) ARCserve
14 3 (0.38%) Legato
14 3 (0.38%) Veritas Storage Foundation
Vendors
1 215 (27.11%) Microsoft
2 124 (15.64%) HP
3 103 (12.99%) Cisco
4 99 (12.48%) VMware
5 52 (6.56%) Fujitsu
6 51 (6.43%) Citrix
7 50 (6.31%) Oracle
8 45 (5.67%) Juniper
9 36 (4.54%) EMC
9 36 (4.54%) CheckPoint
10 33 (4.16%) IBM
11 25 (3.15%) Veritas
12 24 (3.03%) Lumension
13 23 (2.90%) Sun
13 23 (2.90%) F5
14 21 (2.65%) ArcSight
15 20 (2.52%) Fortinet
15 20 (2.52%) Meridio
16 19 (2.40%) Brocade
16 19 (2.40%) Red Hat
Slough, Berkshire
Asset Resourcing Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 57 minutes ago
Bracknell, Berkshire
Jonothan Bosworth
Salary: From £40,000 to £45,000 per annum
Posted: 10 hours ago
Reading, Berkshire
Experis Ltd
Salary: £22000.00 - £24000.00 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Newbury, Berkshire
Experis Ltd
Salary: £35000.00 - £45000.00 per annum + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Bracknell, Berkshire
Project People Ltd.
Salary: Attractive Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Reading, Berkshire
Global Technology Solutions Ltd
Salary: £41000 - £42000 per annum + £1,200 DV Clearance allowance
Posted: Yesterday
Reading, Berkshire
Global Technology Solutions Ltd
Salary: £52000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Reading, Berkshire
Global Technology Solutions Ltd
Salary: £22956 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Reading, Berkshire
Global Technology Solutions Ltd
Salary: £22979 - £24179 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Reading, Berkshire
Global Technology Solutions Ltd
Salary: £34000 - £35000 per annum + £1,200 DV allowance
Posted: 5 days ago
Maidenhead
Computer Futures
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + competitive, bonus benefits and much more
Posted: 6 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
CGI
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: 8 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
CGI
Salary: £40000 - £55000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 8 days ago
Maidenhead
Fenwick Ryan Ltd
Salary: £65000 - £85000 per annum + Bonus + Bens + Car
Posted: 11 days ago
Berkshire
Capita - ITMS
Salary: £60000 - £80000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 14 days ago
Maidenhead
Computer Futures
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + competitive, bonus benefits and much more
Posted: 15 days ago
Reading
Computer Futures
Salary: £40000 - £60000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 24 days ago
Reading
Real Staffing
Salary: £40000 - £55000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 26 days ago
Reading
Oracle
Salary: excellent salary - negotiable
Posted: 26 days ago
Reading
Oracle
Salary: excellent salary - negotiable
Posted: 26 days ago