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 30 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
30 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Security Clearance
Rank 40 11 27
Rank change year-on-year
-29 +16
Permanent jobs citing Security Cleared 269 684 435
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 5.39% 12.30% 7.93%
As % of the Qualifications category 16.02% 33.66% 22.40%
Number of salaries quoted 188 381 265
Average salary £50,000 £50,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +11.11%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £33,100 £21,850
10% offered a salary of more than £70,420 £85,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £46,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
-3.22% +9.41%
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
1679 2032 1942
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 33.62% 36.55% 35.41%
Number of salaries quoted 1150 1259 1491
Average salary £47,500 £47,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.55%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £28,750 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £62,500 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.65% +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 30 July 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 30 July 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 -25 162 £50,000 - 29
Bracknell -29 24 £45,000 +18.42% 6
Slough -13 13 £50,000 - 1
Maidenhead +20 9 £37,500 -28.57% 2
Newbury +13 5 £40,000 -27.27% 2
Wokingham -7 4 £35,000 -10.25%
Security Cleared
South East

Security Cleared
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 30 July 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.

1 491 (73.07%) SC Cleared
2 217 (32.29%) Windows
3 183 (27.23%) ITIL
4 163 (24.26%) Microsoft
5 151 (22.47%) DV Cleared
6 136 (20.24%) Active Directory
7 116 (17.26%) Finance
8 102 (15.18%) Cisco
9 98 (14.58%) MS Excel
10 97 (14.43%) HP
11 95 (14.14%) Firewall
12 92 (13.69%) Telecoms
13 88 (13.10%) Linux
14 84 (12.50%) SQL
15 80 (11.90%) Agile Software Development
16 78 (11.61%) TCP/IP
17 77 (11.46%) SLA
17 77 (11.46%) VMware
18 76 (11.31%) Cyber Security
19 75 (11.16%) Degree
20 74 (11.01%) Analytical Skills
21 72 (10.71%) Data Centre
22 71 (10.57%) Information Security
22 71 (10.57%) DNS
23 69 (10.27%) PRINCE2
24 67 (9.97%) Mentoring
25 65 (9.67%) VMware Infrastructure
26 64 (9.52%) Project Management
27 62 (9.23%) Service Management
27 62 (9.23%) Cisco Certification

Security Cleared
Top Related IT Skills in Berkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 30 July 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 39 (5.80%) MS Exchange
2 24 (3.57%) Exchange Server 2010
3 23 (3.42%) SharePoint Server
4 19 (2.83%) SharePoint
5 18 (2.68%) Exchange Server 2003
6 16 (2.38%) IIS
7 14 (2.08%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
7 14 (2.08%) Lync
8 13 (1.93%) JBoss
9 12 (1.79%) Exchange Server 2007
10 10 (1.49%) Live Communications Server
10 10 (1.49%) Exchange Server 2000
10 10 (1.49%) WebSphere
11 8 (1.19%) Apache
12 6 (0.89%) WebLogic
12 6 (0.89%) Elasticsearch
13 5 (0.74%) Tomcat
13 5 (0.74%) ArcGIS
14 4 (0.60%) Exchange Server 2013
15 2 (0.30%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 98 (14.58%) MS Excel
2 41 (6.10%) MS Office
3 17 (2.53%) MS Visio
4 10 (1.49%) MS Project
4 10 (1.49%) MS PowerPoint
5 1 (0.15%) InfoPath
5 1 (0.15%) Siemens NX
5 1 (0.15%) Acrobat
5 1 (0.15%) AutoCAD
5 1 (0.15%) FrameMaker
5 1 (0.15%) CorelDRAW
5 1 (0.15%) Adobe Illustrator
Business Applications
1 7 (1.04%) Oracle EBS
1 7 (1.04%) Oracle EBS R12
2 5 (0.74%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
2 5 (0.74%) Oracle ERP
2 5 (0.74%) Oracle Applications
3 2 (0.30%) Oracle iRecruitment
3 2 (0.30%) Oracle Internet Expenses
3 2 (0.30%) Primavera
3 2 (0.30%) Dynamics AX
4 1 (0.15%) SAP SCM
4 1 (0.15%) SAP LE
4 1 (0.15%) SAP HCM
4 1 (0.15%) SAP HR-PA
4 1 (0.15%) SAP HR-PD
4 1 (0.15%) SAP Oil and Gas
4 1 (0.15%) SAP HR
4 1 (0.15%) SAP WM
4 1 (0.15%) SAP Payroll
4 1 (0.15%) Teamcenter
Cloud Services
1 9 (1.34%) Office 365
2 8 (1.19%) Taleo
3 7 (1.04%) SaaS
4 5 (0.74%) Responsys
5 4 (0.60%) SuccessFactors
6 1 (0.15%) IaaS
6 1 (0.15%) PaaS
6 1 (0.15%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 95 (14.14%) Firewall
2 78 (11.61%) TCP/IP
3 71 (10.57%) DNS
4 47 (6.99%) SAN
5 43 (6.40%) DHCP
6 41 (6.10%) LAN
7 37 (5.51%) WAN
8 30 (4.46%) Wireless
9 26 (3.87%) Cisco Nexus
10 24 (3.57%) Network Security
11 23 (3.42%) Fibre Channel
12 20 (2.98%) Cisco ASA
13 19 (2.83%) OSPF
13 19 (2.83%) BGP
14 18 (2.68%) MPLS
15 15 (2.23%) NAS
16 14 (2.08%) VoIP
17 13 (1.93%) Wireshark
18 12 (1.79%) NetScaler
19 9 (1.34%) Ethernet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 54 (8.04%) SQL Server
2 19 (2.83%) NoSQL
3 17 (2.53%) Relational Database
4 12 (1.79%) MySQL
5 11 (1.64%) Big Data
6 10 (1.49%) SQL Server 2005
7 9 (1.34%) Data Mining
7 9 (1.34%) Hadoop
8 7 (1.04%) Oracle Reports
9 6 (0.89%) EDRMS
9 6 (0.89%) Apache Cassandra
10 5 (0.74%) MongoDB
10 5 (0.74%) IDOL
10 5 (0.74%) PostgreSQL
11 4 (0.60%) SQL Server Integration Services
11 4 (0.60%) RDBMS
11 4 (0.60%) Data Warehouse
12 3 (0.45%) DB2
12 3 (0.45%) Oracle Database 10g
12 3 (0.45%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 11 (1.64%) Jenkins
2 10 (1.49%) HP UFT
3 8 (1.19%) TestDirector
4 7 (1.04%) LoadRunner
5 5 (0.74%) JUnit
5 5 (0.74%) Visual Studio
5 5 (0.74%) Git (software)
5 5 (0.74%) Rational DOORS
6 4 (0.60%) Selenium
7 2 (0.30%) Talend Open Studio
7 2 (0.30%) WebDriver
7 2 (0.30%) MSI
8 1 (0.15%) Maven
8 1 (0.15%) JIRA
8 1 (0.15%) VSS/SourceSafe
8 1 (0.15%) Oracle Forms
8 1 (0.15%) WinRunner
8 1 (0.15%) Cucumber
8 1 (0.15%) SpecFlow
8 1 (0.15%) Gradle
General
1 116 (17.26%) Finance
2 92 (13.69%) Telecoms
3 16 (2.38%) Marketing
4 11 (1.64%) Retail
5 8 (1.19%) Publishing
6 7 (1.04%) Arabic Language
6 7 (1.04%) French Language
6 7 (1.04%) German Language
6 7 (1.04%) Legal
7 6 (0.89%) Banking
8 5 (0.74%) Advertising
9 4 (0.60%) Law
10 3 (0.45%) Manufacturing
11 2 (0.30%) Back Office
11 2 (0.30%) Electronics
12 1 (0.15%) Aerospace
12 1 (0.15%) Games
12 1 (0.15%) Military
12 1 (0.15%) Billing
Job Titles
1 105 (15.63%) Support Engineer
2 82 (12.20%) Consultant
3 65 (9.67%) Architect
4 58 (8.63%) Project Manager
5 46 (6.85%) Senior Manager
6 36 (5.36%) Agile Project Manager
7 35 (5.21%) Network Engineer
8 33 (4.91%) Security Consultant
9 32 (4.76%) Analyst
10 31 (4.61%) Developer
10 31 (4.61%) Administrator
10 31 (4.61%) 3rd Line Support
11 27 (4.02%) Delivery Manager
12 26 (3.87%) 2nd Line Support
12 26 (3.87%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
13 25 (3.72%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
13 25 (3.72%) Problem Manager
14 23 (3.42%) Senior Project Manager
15 22 (3.27%) Technical Engineer
15 22 (3.27%) Security Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 26 (3.87%) .NET
2 16 (2.38%) CSS
3 14 (2.08%) HTML
3 14 (2.08%) jQuery
4 12 (1.79%) Regular Expression
5 11 (1.64%) ASP.NET MVC
5 11 (1.64%) ASP.NET Web Forms
5 11 (1.64%) ASP.NET
6 10 (1.49%) Application Packaging
7 8 (1.19%) CGI
8 7 (1.04%) ODBC
8 7 (1.04%) Middleware
9 6 (0.89%) ZeroMQ
10 5 (0.74%) Spring
10 5 (0.74%) LAMP
10 5 (0.74%) Hibernate
11 4 (0.60%) XML
12 3 (0.45%) J2EE
12 3 (0.45%) JSON
12 3 (0.45%) AngularJS
Miscellaneous
1 74 (11.01%) Analytical Skills
2 72 (10.71%) Data Centre
3 27 (4.02%) Computer Science
4 26 (3.87%) Management Information System
5 22 (3.27%) Replication
5 22 (3.27%) Clustering
6 17 (2.53%) PKI
6 17 (2.53%) Statistics
7 16 (2.38%) Data Protection Act
7 16 (2.38%) RMADS
8 14 (2.08%) Enterprise Storage
8 14 (2.08%) Blackberry
9 12 (1.79%) GIS
9 12 (1.79%) FlexPod
10 10 (1.49%) CESG
10 10 (1.49%) Enterprise Cloud
11 8 (1.19%) e-Health
12 7 (1.04%) Enterprise Software
13 5 (0.74%) Economics
13 5 (0.74%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 217 (32.29%) Windows
2 88 (13.10%) Linux
3 57 (8.48%) Windows 7
4 55 (8.18%) Windows Server 2003
5 44 (6.55%) Windows Server 2008
6 42 (6.25%) UNIX
7 37 (5.51%) Windows XP
8 20 (2.98%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 18 (2.68%) Solaris
10 16 (2.38%) Windows Server 2012
11 12 (1.79%) Data ONTAP
11 12 (1.79%) Android
12 10 (1.49%) Windows 2000
13 8 (1.19%) CentOS
14 5 (0.74%) Oracle Linux
15 2 (0.30%) Windows 8
15 2 (0.30%) Windows 2000 Server
15 2 (0.30%) Mac OS X
16 1 (0.15%) FreeBSD
16 1 (0.15%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 183 (27.23%) ITIL
2 80 (11.90%) Agile Software Development
3 76 (11.31%) Cyber Security
4 71 (10.57%) Information Security
5 69 (10.27%) PRINCE2
6 67 (9.97%) Mentoring
7 64 (9.52%) Project Management
8 62 (9.23%) Service Management
9 60 (8.93%) Scrum
10 59 (8.78%) Stakeholder Management
11 54 (8.04%) DSDM
12 53 (7.89%) Root Cause Analysis
13 50 (7.44%) Configuration Management
14 46 (6.85%) Incident Management
15 44 (6.55%) People Management
16 42 (6.25%) Performance Monitoring
17 40 (5.95%) Problem Management
18 36 (5.36%) SIEM
18 36 (5.36%) Agile Project Management
18 36 (5.36%) Disaster Recovery
Programming Languages
1 84 (12.50%) SQL
2 37 (5.51%) Java
3 34 (5.06%) PowerShell
4 31 (4.61%) C#
5 23 (3.42%) Perl
5 23 (3.42%) VB
6 18 (2.68%) Bash Shell
6 18 (2.68%) VBScript
6 18 (2.68%) C
7 16 (2.38%) JavaScript
8 13 (1.93%) VB.NET
8 13 (1.93%) Python
9 9 (1.34%) C++
10 8 (1.19%) Shell Script
11 4 (0.60%) PHP
12 3 (0.45%) Ruby
13 2 (0.30%) VBA
13 2 (0.30%) PL/SQL
14 1 (0.15%) Embedded C++
Qualifications
1 491 (73.07%) SC Cleared
2 151 (22.47%) DV Cleared
3 75 (11.16%) Degree
4 62 (9.23%) Cisco Certification
5 47 (6.99%) CISSP
6 41 (6.10%) CCNA
7 38 (5.65%) Microsoft Certification
8 36 (5.36%) MCSE
9 31 (4.61%) MCP
9 31 (4.61%) CCNP
10 24 (3.57%) CISM
11 15 (2.23%) PRINCE2 Certification
12 14 (2.08%) A+ Certification
12 14 (2.08%) CCA
12 14 (2.08%) Citrix Certification
13 12 (1.79%) ISEB
14 11 (1.64%) CISA
15 10 (1.49%) ITIL Certification
16 9 (1.34%) CCIE
16 9 (1.34%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 77 (11.46%) SLA
2 49 (7.29%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 40 (5.95%) PCI DSS
4 11 (1.64%) QA
5 8 (1.19%) GPG13
6 5 (0.74%) ISO 9001
7 3 (0.45%) COBIT
8 2 (0.30%) Sarbanes-Oxley
8 2 (0.30%) JSP 440
8 2 (0.30%) Data Quality
9 1 (0.15%) ISO/IEC 20000
9 1 (0.15%) ISO 14001
System Software
1 136 (20.24%) Active Directory
2 65 (9.67%) VMware Infrastructure
3 32 (4.76%) Hyper-V
4 25 (3.72%) XenApp
5 23 (3.42%) Terminal Services
6 21 (3.13%) vSphere
7 20 (2.98%) XenDesktop
8 14 (2.08%) Microsoft App-V
9 13 (1.93%) XenServer
9 13 (1.93%) Xen
10 10 (1.49%) VMware ESX
11 7 (1.04%) KVM
12 6 (0.89%) ISA Server
13 5 (0.74%) Firmware
14 4 (0.60%) Microsoft Virtual Server
15 2 (0.30%) Oracle RAC
15 2 (0.30%) VMware ESXi
16 1 (0.15%) vCloud
16 1 (0.15%) Citrix Presentation Server
16 1 (0.15%) Snort
Systems Management
1 56 (8.33%) SCCM
2 52 (7.74%) SCOM
3 36 (5.36%) EMC NetWorker
4 23 (3.42%) WSUS
5 19 (2.83%) HP SIM
6 13 (1.93%) Puppet
6 13 (1.93%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
7 12 (1.79%) NetBackup
7 12 (1.79%) HP Quality Center
7 12 (1.79%) EdgeSight
8 9 (1.34%) OpenView Configuration Management
9 8 (1.19%) Opscode Chef
10 5 (0.74%) Ansible
10 5 (0.74%) Graphite
10 5 (0.74%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
11 4 (0.60%) ARCserve
11 4 (0.60%) Norton AntiVirus
12 3 (0.45%) Backup Exec
12 3 (0.45%) Veritas Storage Foundation
13 2 (0.30%) Data Guard
Vendors
1 163 (24.26%) Microsoft
2 102 (15.18%) Cisco
3 97 (14.43%) HP
4 77 (11.46%) VMware
5 59 (8.78%) Oracle
6 45 (6.70%) Juniper
7 38 (5.65%) Sun
8 36 (5.36%) Citrix
9 29 (4.32%) CheckPoint
10 25 (3.72%) Red Hat
11 23 (3.42%) IBM
11 23 (3.42%) F5
11 23 (3.42%) Lumension
12 22 (3.27%) ArcSight
12 22 (3.27%) EMC
13 20 (2.98%) Fortinet
13 20 (2.98%) SolarWinds
14 18 (2.68%) SAP
14 18 (2.68%) Symantec
15 17 (2.53%) Brocade
Newbury, Berkshire
Vodafone
Posted: 7 hours ago
Berkshire
Networking People
Salary: Benefits
Posted: 7 hours ago
Reading, Berkshire
CGI
Salary: £38000 - £50000 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: 8 hours ago
Bracknell, Berkshire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 65000 - 75,000 + excellent benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Reading, Berkshire
ISL
Salary: £45000.00 - £55000.00 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Polar Recruitment
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + Attractive Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Polar Recruitment
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + Uplift, Pension, Healthcare
Posted: 2 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Polar Recruitment
Salary: £17000 - £40000 per annum + Uplift and Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
The People Network
Salary: £50000 - £70000 per annum + Bens
Posted: 2 days ago
Bracknell, Berkshire
Vodafone
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 2 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Global Technology Solutions Ltd
Salary: £65000 - £70000 per annum + ben
Posted: 2 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Experis Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Maidenhead
Computer Futures
Salary: £55000 - £65000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 2 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Experis Ltd
Posted: 2 days ago
Newbury
Computer Futures
Salary: £55000 - £65000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 2 days ago
Bracknell
Computer Futures
Salary: £55000 - £65000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 2 days ago
Reading
Computer Futures
Salary: £55000 - £65000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 2 days ago
Bracknell, Berkshire
ISL
Salary: £30000.00 - £60000.00 per annum + Fantastic Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Bracknell, Berkshire
ISL
Salary: £45000.00 - £55000.00 per annum + Great Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Berkshire
PS Computer
Salary: £35k - £40k pa + bens
Posted: 6 days ago