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 12 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
12 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Security Check (SC) Clearance
Rank 113 107 -
Rank change year-on-year
-6 -
Permanent jobs citing SC Cleared 4 9 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridge 0.27% 0.54% -
As % of the Qualifications category 0.77% 1.41% -
Number of salaries quoted 3 8 0
Average salary £43,627 £53,750 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
-18.83% -
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £46,500 £43,000
% change year-on-year
-3.22% +8.13%
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
522 639 581
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridge 34.66% 38.52% 40.21%
Number of salaries quoted 374 473 480
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% -
90% offered a salary of more than £29,000 £27,000 £29,650
10% offered a salary of more than £62,100 £55,000 £55,560
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £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 25 Related IT Skills in Cambridge

For the 6 months to 12 February 2016, 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 22 (100.00%) Security Cleared
2 17 (77.27%) Degree
3 12 (54.55%) TTCN
3 12 (54.55%) Software Engineering
3 12 (54.55%) C
3 12 (54.55%) C#
3 12 (54.55%) C++
3 12 (54.55%) Python
3 12 (54.55%) Bluetooth
3 12 (54.55%) Wireless
4 4 (18.18%) Cryptography
4 4 (18.18%) PKI
5 3 (13.64%) Compliance Audit
5 3 (13.64%) Information Governance
5 3 (13.64%) Presales
5 3 (13.64%) MS Excel
5 3 (13.64%) Smartcard
5 3 (13.64%) Risk Management
5 3 (13.64%) Finance
5 3 (13.64%) Legal
5 3 (13.64%) Information Security
5 3 (13.64%) Information Management
5 3 (13.64%) Freedom of Information
6 2 (9.09%) CISSP
6 2 (9.09%) Computer Science

SC Cleared
Top Related IT Skills in Cambridge by Category

For the 6 months to 12 February 2016, 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.

Applications
1 3 (13.64%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 12 (54.55%) Bluetooth
1 12 (54.55%) Wireless
General
1 3 (13.64%) Finance
1 3 (13.64%) Legal
Job Titles
1 10 (45.45%) Consultant
2 8 (36.36%) Software Engineer
3 6 (27.27%) Technical Consultant
4 5 (22.73%) Technical Engineer
5 4 (18.18%) IT Consultant
5 4 (18.18%) IT Engineer
5 4 (18.18%) Software Consultant
6 3 (13.64%) Compliance Officer
6 3 (13.64%) Cryptography Consultant
6 3 (13.64%) Cryptography Engineer
6 3 (13.64%) Information Officer
6 3 (13.64%) Presales Consultant
6 3 (13.64%) Presales Engineer
6 3 (13.64%) Sales Engineer
6 3 (13.64%) Security Consultant
6 3 (13.64%) Security Technical Consultant
6 3 (13.64%) Technical Presales Consultant
6 3 (13.64%) Technical Security Consultant
7 2 (9.09%) IT Security Engineer
7 2 (9.09%) Security Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 4 (18.18%) Cryptography
1 4 (18.18%) PKI
2 3 (13.64%) Freedom of Information
2 3 (13.64%) Smartcard
3 2 (9.09%) Computer Science
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (54.55%) Software Engineering
2 3 (13.64%) Compliance Audit
2 3 (13.64%) Information Governance
2 3 (13.64%) Information Management
2 3 (13.64%) Information Security
2 3 (13.64%) Presales
2 3 (13.64%) Risk Management
Programming Languages
1 12 (54.55%) C
1 12 (54.55%) C#
1 12 (54.55%) C++
1 12 (54.55%) Python
1 12 (54.55%) TTCN
Qualifications
1 22 (100.00%) Security Cleared
2 17 (77.27%) Degree
3 2 (9.09%) CISSP