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 21 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
21 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Security Clearance
Rank 9 22 27
Rank change year-on-year
+13 +5
Permanent jobs citing Security Cleared 691 488 415
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 11.76% 8.78% 7.34%
As % of the Qualifications category 31.74% 25.58% 22.15%
Number of salaries quoted 362 299 328
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 £27,500 £33,500
10% offered a salary of more than £81,250 £62,500 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £47,500 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+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
2177 1908 1874
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 37.06% 34.34% 33.14%
Number of salaries quoted 1319 1426 1557
Average salary £47,500 £45,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.55% +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £57,500 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.21% +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 21 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 21 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
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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 +2 411 £50,000 +11.11% 13
Bracknell +6 169 £38,000 +1.33% 6
Slough +18 28 £42,500 -22.72% 3
Wokingham 0 4 £39,000 +24.80%
Newbury -4 4 £58,750 +46.87% 2
Maidenhead -13 1 £52,500 +35.48%
Windsor - 1 £29,000 - 1
Security Cleared
South East

Security Cleared
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 21 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.

1 932 (77.15%) SC Cleared
2 384 (31.79%) Finance
3 361 (29.88%) Windows
4 328 (27.15%) DV Cleared
5 303 (25.08%) Telecoms
6 299 (24.75%) Microsoft
7 296 (24.50%) Retail
8 245 (20.28%) Fujitsu
9 208 (17.22%) ITIL
10 198 (16.39%) Active Directory
11 196 (16.23%) SQL
12 193 (15.98%) Windows Server 2003
13 165 (13.66%) Oracle
14 142 (11.75%) VMware
15 141 (11.67%) PRINCE2
16 124 (10.26%) Windows Server 2008
17 118 (9.77%) Project Management
18 114 (9.44%) DNS
18 114 (9.44%) HP
19 111 (9.19%) VMware Infrastructure
20 107 (8.86%) MS Excel
21 104 (8.61%) Linux
22 97 (8.03%) Windows XP
22 97 (8.03%) Stakeholder Management
23 91 (7.53%) Incident Management
24 90 (7.45%) Network Design
25 88 (7.28%) MS Exchange
26 80 (6.62%) SharePoint
26 80 (6.62%) ISO/IEC 27001
27 78 (6.46%) Degree

Security Cleared
Top Related IT Skills in Berkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 21 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 88 (7.28%) MS Exchange
2 80 (6.62%) SharePoint
3 66 (5.46%) Exchange Server 2003
4 53 (4.39%) IIS
5 36 (2.98%) Apache
6 35 (2.90%) SharePoint 2010
7 34 (2.81%) Oracle Workflow
8 31 (2.57%) Exchange Server 5.5
9 29 (2.40%) Exchange Server 2010
10 27 (2.24%) SharePoint Server
10 27 (2.24%) Live Communications Server
11 24 (1.99%) BizTalk Server
11 24 (1.99%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
12 21 (1.74%) MS Project Server
13 14 (1.16%) Lync
14 11 (0.91%) Exchange Server 2007
15 10 (0.83%) Oracle SOA Suite
16 7 (0.58%) Exchange Server 2000
17 6 (0.50%) WebSphere
17 6 (0.50%) Tomcat
Applications
1 107 (8.86%) MS Excel
2 41 (3.39%) MS Office
3 39 (3.23%) MS Project
4 19 (1.57%) MS Visio
5 11 (0.91%) MS PowerPoint
6 2 (0.17%) InfoPath
Business Applications
1 74 (6.13%) Oracle EBS
2 52 (4.30%) Oracle EBS R12
3 51 (4.22%) Oracle ERP
4 20 (1.66%) Oracle iRecruitment
5 17 (1.41%) Hyperion Planning
6 12 (0.99%) Oracle Applications
7 9 (0.75%) Oracle iProcurement
7 9 (0.75%) HFM
8 5 (0.41%) 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%) Cognos Business Intelligence
10 1 (0.083%) Oracle Financials
Cloud Services
1 16 (1.32%) Taleo
2 7 (0.58%) SaaS
3 4 (0.33%) Microsoft Azure
4 3 (0.25%) Cloud Computing
4 3 (0.25%) Force.com
5 2 (0.17%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 114 (9.44%) DNS
2 67 (5.55%) DHCP
3 66 (5.46%) Firewall
4 55 (4.55%) SAN
5 48 (3.97%) TCP/IP
6 43 (3.56%) Internet
7 29 (2.40%) Wireless
8 26 (2.15%) LAN
9 25 (2.07%) NAS
10 22 (1.82%) VPN
11 21 (1.74%) MPLS
12 20 (1.66%) BGP
12 20 (1.66%) WAN
13 19 (1.57%) Kerberos
13 19 (1.57%) OSPF
14 17 (1.41%) SSL
15 16 (1.32%) Network Security
16 15 (1.24%) IPsec
17 14 (1.16%) Multicast
18 12 (0.99%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 67 (5.55%) SQL Server
2 47 (3.89%) EDRMS
3 38 (3.15%) IDOL
4 19 (1.57%) Oracle Reports
4 19 (1.57%) Oracle BI Publisher
5 18 (1.49%) Oracle BI EE
6 17 (1.41%) Oracle Database
6 17 (1.41%) Essbase
7 16 (1.32%) Oracle Discoverer
8 13 (1.08%) SQL Server 2005
9 11 (0.91%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 11 (0.91%) Oracle Database 11g
10 10 (0.83%) RDBMS
10 10 (0.83%) DTS
10 10 (0.83%) Relational Database
11 9 (0.75%) Data Mining
12 8 (0.66%) MS Access
13 7 (0.58%) Hyperion Smart View
14 6 (0.50%) SQL Server 2008
14 6 (0.50%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 39 (3.23%) TestDirector
2 15 (1.24%) Subversion
3 14 (1.16%) LoadRunner
4 13 (1.08%) QuickTest Pro
5 12 (0.99%) Oracle Forms
6 11 (0.91%) JUnit
7 10 (0.83%) WinRunner
7 10 (0.83%) Team Foundation Server
8 7 (0.58%) Jenkins
9 6 (0.50%) JIRA
10 5 (0.41%) Selenium
10 5 (0.41%) Maven
10 5 (0.41%) Talend Open Studio
11 4 (0.33%) SilkPerformer
12 3 (0.25%) Axure RP
12 3 (0.25%) Trac
12 3 (0.25%) SoapUI
13 2 (0.17%) LoadUI
13 2 (0.17%) Cucumber
13 2 (0.17%) Rational DOORS
General
1 384 (31.79%) Finance
2 303 (25.08%) Telecoms
3 296 (24.50%) Retail
4 63 (5.22%) Back Office
5 35 (2.90%) German Language
6 28 (2.32%) Legal
7 16 (1.32%) Military
8 13 (1.08%) Marketing
9 9 (0.75%) Law
10 6 (0.50%) Publishing
11 3 (0.25%) Advertising
11 3 (0.25%) Aerospace
11 3 (0.25%) Automotive
11 3 (0.25%) Pharmaceutical
11 3 (0.25%) Banking
12 2 (0.17%) Manufacturing
12 2 (0.17%) Games
13 1 (0.083%) Multimedia
13 1 (0.083%) Billing
13 1 (0.083%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 213 (17.63%) Consultant
2 151 (12.50%) Architect
2 151 (12.50%) Support Engineer
3 121 (10.02%) Project Manager
4 72 (5.96%) Analyst
5 63 (5.22%) Security Consultant
6 59 (4.88%) Developer
7 57 (4.72%) Oracle Consultant
8 44 (3.64%) 2nd Line Support
9 42 (3.48%) 3rd Line Support
9 42 (3.48%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
10 41 (3.39%) Test Analyst
11 39 (3.23%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
12 37 (3.06%) Programme Manager
13 35 (2.90%) Functional Consultant
13 35 (2.90%) Oracle Functional Consultant
14 34 (2.81%) Senior Consultant
15 33 (2.73%) Administrator
15 33 (2.73%) Security Architect
15 33 (2.73%) Security Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 47 (3.89%) .NET
2 45 (3.73%) XML
3 34 (2.81%) ASP.NET
3 34 (2.81%) HTML
4 19 (1.57%) CSS
5 17 (1.41%) jQuery
6 16 (1.32%) ASP.NET Web Forms
7 14 (1.16%) HTML5
8 13 (1.08%) ASP.NET MVC
9 11 (0.91%) Middleware
10 9 (0.75%) COM
10 9 (0.75%) .NET Framework
11 8 (0.66%) Flash
11 8 (0.66%) WCF
12 6 (0.50%) Spring
12 6 (0.50%) JSF
12 6 (0.50%) WebCenter
12 6 (0.50%) CSS3
13 5 (0.41%) WebKit
13 5 (0.41%) Ajax
Miscellaneous
1 73 (6.04%) Management Information System
2 57 (4.72%) PKI
3 49 (4.06%) RMADS
4 41 (3.39%) Statistics
5 37 (3.06%) Clustering
6 25 (2.07%) Data Integration
7 24 (1.99%) Blackberry
8 23 (1.90%) Enterprise Software
9 20 (1.66%) CMDB
10 19 (1.57%) Mathematics
11 18 (1.49%) CESG
12 17 (1.41%) Video Conferencing
13 16 (1.32%) CESG CLAS
14 15 (1.24%) Computer Science
15 10 (0.83%) Taxonomies
15 10 (0.83%) Open Source
15 10 (0.83%) Replication
16 9 (0.75%) Smartphone
16 9 (0.75%) Thin Client
16 9 (0.75%) Fat Client
Operating Systems
1 361 (29.88%) Windows
2 193 (15.98%) Windows Server 2003
3 124 (10.26%) Windows Server 2008
4 104 (8.61%) Linux
5 97 (8.03%) Windows XP
6 59 (4.88%) UNIX
7 55 (4.55%) Windows 7
8 36 (2.98%) Windows 2000
9 20 (1.66%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 18 (1.49%) Solaris
11 13 (1.08%) AIX
12 12 (0.99%) Android
13 11 (0.91%) CentOS
13 11 (0.91%) HPUX
14 4 (0.33%) Windows Server 2012
15 3 (0.25%) Ubuntu
16 2 (0.17%) Windows 2000 Server
16 2 (0.17%) VxWorks
16 2 (0.17%) LynxOS
16 2 (0.17%) Debian
Processes & Methodologies
1 208 (17.22%) ITIL
2 141 (11.67%) PRINCE2
3 118 (9.77%) Project Management
4 97 (8.03%) Stakeholder Management
5 91 (7.53%) Incident Management
6 90 (7.45%) Network Design
7 72 (5.96%) Time Management
8 70 (5.79%) Risk Assessment
9 67 (5.55%) Migration
10 66 (5.46%) Disaster Recovery
11 64 (5.30%) Security Architecture
12 59 (4.88%) ERP
13 55 (4.55%) Software Distribution
14 54 (4.47%) Information Security
15 52 (4.30%) Service Management
15 52 (4.30%) Risk Management
16 51 (4.22%) Configuration Management
17 50 (4.14%) Change Control
18 46 (3.81%) Programme Management
19 44 (3.64%) Problem Management
Programming Languages
1 196 (16.23%) SQL
2 59 (4.88%) PowerShell
3 49 (4.06%) Java
3 49 (4.06%) C#
4 33 (2.73%) VB
5 32 (2.65%) Shell Script
6 29 (2.40%) JavaScript
7 26 (2.15%) C
7 26 (2.15%) PL/SQL
8 23 (1.90%) VB.NET
9 21 (1.74%) XPath
10 15 (1.24%) C++
11 14 (1.16%) VBScript
12 13 (1.08%) Perl
13 12 (0.99%) T-SQL
13 12 (0.99%) Bash Shell
14 10 (0.83%) VB6
14 10 (0.83%) VBA
15 6 (0.50%) Python
16 5 (0.41%) PHP
Qualifications
1 932 (77.15%) SC Cleared
2 328 (27.15%) DV Cleared
3 78 (6.46%) Degree
4 74 (6.13%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
5 65 (5.38%) ISEB
6 56 (4.64%) PRINCE2 Certification
7 48 (3.97%) ISTQB
8 36 (2.98%) Cisco Certification
9 25 (2.07%) MCP
10 21 (1.74%) Microsoft Certification
10 21 (1.74%) CISSP
11 20 (1.66%) MCSE
11 20 (1.66%) CCNA
12 17 (1.41%) CCNP
13 12 (0.99%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
14 10 (0.83%) OCP
14 10 (0.83%) Oracle Certification
14 10 (0.83%) CISM
15 7 (0.58%) ISACA
16 6 (0.50%) BC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 80 (6.62%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 56 (4.64%) SLA
3 34 (2.81%) QA
4 14 (1.16%) Data Quality
5 12 (0.99%) PCI DSS
6 2 (0.17%) DO-178B
6 2 (0.17%) COBIT
7 1 (0.083%) Sarbanes-Oxley
7 1 (0.083%) JSP 440
7 1 (0.083%) GPG13
System Software
1 198 (16.39%) Active Directory
2 111 (9.19%) VMware Infrastructure
3 40 (3.31%) Hyper-V
4 30 (2.48%) ISA Server
5 29 (2.40%) VMware ESXi
6 24 (1.99%) vSphere
7 21 (1.74%) Microsoft Virtual Server
8 19 (1.57%) XenApp
9 16 (1.32%) VMware ESX
9 16 (1.32%) Microsoft App-V
10 11 (0.91%) XenDesktop
11 10 (0.83%) Terminal Services
12 5 (0.41%) Samba
12 5 (0.41%) NFS
12 5 (0.41%) Forefront TMG
13 4 (0.33%) VMware Workstation
14 3 (0.25%) Snort
15 2 (0.17%) Squid
15 2 (0.17%) DFS Replication
15 2 (0.17%) KVM
Systems Management
1 57 (4.72%) NetBackup
1 57 (4.72%) HP Quality Center
2 45 (3.73%) EMC NetWorker
3 43 (3.56%) SCCM
4 36 (2.98%) OpenView Configuration Management
5 33 (2.73%) SCOM
6 30 (2.48%) WSUS
7 23 (1.90%) Netcool
8 19 (1.57%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
9 17 (1.41%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
10 13 (1.08%) Zenoss
11 12 (0.99%) HP SIM
12 10 (0.83%) Backup Exec
13 9 (0.75%) Veritas Storage Foundation
14 8 (0.66%) Unicenter
15 5 (0.41%) nmon
15 5 (0.41%) Oracle EDQ
16 4 (0.33%) McAfee ePO
17 2 (0.17%) Puppet
17 2 (0.17%) HP Data Protector
Vendors
1 299 (24.75%) Microsoft
2 245 (20.28%) Fujitsu
3 165 (13.66%) Oracle
4 142 (11.75%) VMware
5 114 (9.44%) HP
6 76 (6.29%) Citrix
7 72 (5.96%) EMC
8 67 (5.55%) Cisco
9 57 (4.72%) Veritas
10 51 (4.22%) Meridio
11 40 (3.31%) IBM
12 38 (3.15%) Juniper
13 29 (2.40%) F5
14 25 (2.07%) Hyperion
14 25 (2.07%) Red Hat
15 23 (1.90%) McAfee
15 23 (1.90%) Dell
16 18 (1.49%) Open Text
17 15 (1.24%) Symantec
18 14 (1.16%) Lumension
Reading, Berkshire
Jonothan Bosworth
Salary: From £35,000 to £55,000 per annum
Posted: 19 hours ago
Reading, Berkshire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 40000 + excellent benefits
Posted: 20 hours ago
Reading, Berkshire
Yoh Company
Salary: £46000 per annum + bonus and car allowance
Posted: 22 hours ago
Bracknell, Berkshire
Lorien Resourcing
Salary: Neg. dependant on exp.
Posted: Yesterday
Bracknell, Berkshire
Yoh Company
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + Depending on Experience
Posted: Yesterday
Newbury, Berkshire
Roc Search
Salary: £40000 - £60000 per annum + car + good benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Berkshire
Lorien Resourcing
Salary: benefits package
Posted: Yesterday
Reading, Berkshire
Lorien Resourcing
Posted: 2 days ago
Slough, Berkshire
Asset Resourcing Ltd
Salary: £28000 - £30000 per annum + Benefits Package
Posted: 2 days ago
Windsor, Berkshire
Asset Resourcing
Salary: £28000 - £30000 per annum + Benefits Package
Posted: 2 days ago
Berkshire
Fenwick Ryan
Salary: £60000 - £80000 per annum + £20K Bonus + Car + Bens
Posted: 2 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Lorien Resourcing
Posted: 2 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Global Technology Solutions Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £41000 per annum + £1,200 DV allowance
Posted: 3 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Global Technology Solutions Ltd
Salary: £34900 per annum + £1,200 DV Allowance
Posted: 3 days ago
Slough, Berkshire
Asset Resourcing Ltd
Salary: £32000 - £38000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
2Source Talent
Salary: From £45,000 to £50,000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits.
Posted: 5 days ago
Bracknell, Berkshire
Lorien Resourcing
Salary: Negotiable upon Application
Posted: 6 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Lorien Resourcing
Salary: Upon Application
Posted: 6 days ago
Berkshire
Lorien Resourcing
Salary: Excellent Salary Package
Posted: 6 days ago
Bracknell, Berkshire
Fujitsu
Salary: Competitive + Benefits
Posted: 8 days ago