The table below looks at the statistics for SC Cleared in IT jobs advertised for the Cambridge region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited SC Cleared over the 3 months to 1 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
1 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Security Check (SC) Clearance
Rank - 121 109
Permanent jobs citing SC Cleared 0 4 19
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridge - 0.22% 0.96%
As % of the Qualifications category - 0.55% 2.47%
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 1
Average salary - - £32,500
UK excluding London average salary £46,750 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+3.88% +5.88%
SC Cleared
Cambridgeshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Qualifications category in permanent jobs advertised in the Cambridge region.

Qualifications Category
Cambridge
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
534 721 769
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridge 36.45% 40.21% 39.00%
Number of salaries quoted 457 582 636
Average salary £43,900 £38,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+14.02% -3.75%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,000 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £55,000 £54,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

SC Cleared
Jobs Demand Trend in Cambridge

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing SC Cleared across the Cambridge region as a proportion of the total demand within the Qualifications category.

SC Cleared Jobs Demand Trend in Cambridge

SC Cleared
Salary Trend in Cambridge

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing SC Cleared across the Cambridge region.

SC Cleared Salary Trend in Cambridge

SC Cleared
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cambridge

For the 6 months to 1 May 2015, IT jobs across the Cambridge region citing SC 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 SC Cleared.

1 9 (100.00%) Security Cleared
2 5 (55.56%) Validation
3 4 (44.44%) Microsoft
3 4 (44.44%) Use Case
4 3 (33.33%) Degree
4 3 (33.33%) DV Cleared
4 3 (33.33%) Project Management
4 3 (33.33%) Windows
5 2 (22.22%) Linux
5 2 (22.22%) MS Excel
5 2 (22.22%) SharePoint
5 2 (22.22%) Six Sigma
5 2 (22.22%) Scrum
5 2 (22.22%) Quality Management
5 2 (22.22%) CMMI
5 2 (22.22%) GIS
5 2 (22.22%) Management Information System
5 2 (22.22%) Information Security
5 2 (22.22%) Agile Software Development
5 2 (22.22%) Cryptography
5 2 (22.22%) Rational DOORS
5 2 (22.22%) Test Strategy
5 2 (22.22%) Office 365
5 2 (22.22%) OpenStack
5 2 (22.22%) User Stories
5 2 (22.22%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
5 2 (22.22%) Test Planning
5 2 (22.22%) Analytical Skills
5 2 (22.22%) Test Scripting
5 2 (22.22%) SCCM

SC Cleared
Top Related IT Skills in Cambridge by Category

For the 6 months to 1 May 2015, IT jobs across the Cambridge region citing SC 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 SC Cleared. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 2 (22.22%) SharePoint
1 2 (22.22%) OpenStack
2 1 (11.11%) SharePoint 2010
2 1 (11.11%) Exchange Server 2013
2 1 (11.11%) Exchange Server 2010
2 1 (11.11%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 2 (22.22%) MS Excel
2 1 (11.11%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (11.11%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 2 (22.22%) Office 365
1 2 (22.22%) Cloud Computing
2 1 (11.11%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 1 (11.11%) LTE
1 1 (11.11%) TETRA
1 1 (11.11%) 3G
1 1 (11.11%) Bluetooth
1 1 (11.11%) GSM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (11.11%) SQL Server 2008
1 1 (11.11%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 2 (22.22%) Rational DOORS
Job Titles
1 4 (44.44%) Systems Engineer
2 2 (22.22%) Consultant
2 2 (22.22%) Test Engineer
2 2 (22.22%) Systems Test Engineer
3 1 (11.11%) Infrastructure Specialist
3 1 (11.11%) SharePoint Consultant
3 1 (11.11%) Technical Engineer
3 1 (11.11%) Technical Support Engineer
3 1 (11.11%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 1 (11.11%) Technical Support
3 1 (11.11%) Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (22.22%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 2 (22.22%) GIS
1 2 (22.22%) Management Information System
1 2 (22.22%) Cryptography
1 2 (22.22%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (11.11%) Hybrid Cloud
Operating Systems
1 3 (33.33%) Windows
2 2 (22.22%) Linux
3 1 (11.11%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (11.11%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (55.56%) Validation
2 4 (44.44%) Use Case
3 3 (33.33%) Project Management
4 2 (22.22%) Six Sigma
4 2 (22.22%) Scrum
4 2 (22.22%) Quality Management
4 2 (22.22%) CMMI
4 2 (22.22%) Information Security
4 2 (22.22%) Agile Software Development
4 2 (22.22%) Test Strategy
4 2 (22.22%) User Stories
4 2 (22.22%) Test Planning
4 2 (22.22%) Test Scripting
4 2 (22.22%) Product Management
5 1 (11.11%) B2B
Programming Languages
1 1 (11.11%) C
Qualifications
1 9 (100.00%) Security Cleared
2 3 (33.33%) Degree
2 3 (33.33%) DV Cleared
3 2 (22.22%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
3 2 (22.22%) ISTQB
4 1 (11.11%) Microsoft Certification
System Software
1 2 (22.22%) Hyper-V
2 1 (11.11%) Forefront TMG
2 1 (11.11%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 2 (22.22%) SCCM
1 2 (22.22%) SCOM
1 2 (22.22%) SCVMM
2 1 (11.11%) SCDPM
2 1 (11.11%) Forefront Identity Manager
Vendors
1 4 (44.44%) Microsoft
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Executive Recruitment Services (ERS)
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
ECM Selection
Salary: £Excellent package
Posted: 5 days ago
Cambridge
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + Benefits/Progression
Posted: 13 days ago