The table below looks at the statistics for Security Cleared in IT jobs advertised for the Cambridge region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Security Cleared over the 3 months to 26 November 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
26 Nov 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Security Clearance
Rank 82 92 95
Rank change year-on-year
+10 +3
Permanent jobs citing Security Cleared 30 18 32
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridge 1.78% 1.21% 1.55%
As % of the Qualifications category 5.02% 3.05% 4.01%
Number of salaries quoted 18 11 24
Average salary £53,000 £35,000 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+51.42% -30.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £36,000 £35,000 £31,200
10% offered a salary of more than £85,000 £47,500 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £46,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+8.23% +6.25%
Security 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
598 590 798
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridge 35.55% 39.76% 38.76%
Number of salaries quoted 433 462 656
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £28,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £52,500 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

Security Cleared
Jobs Demand Trend in Cambridge

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

Security Cleared Jobs Demand Trend in Cambridge

Security Cleared
Salary Trend in Cambridge

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

Security Cleared Salary Trend in Cambridge

Security Cleared
Salary Histogram in Cambridge

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Security Cleared across the Cambridge region over the 3 months to 26 November 2014.

Security Cleared Salary Histogram in Cambridge

Security Cleared
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cambridge

For the 6 months to 26 November 2014, IT jobs across the Cambridge 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 32 (62.75%) Degree
2 25 (49.02%) C
3 22 (43.14%) Agile Software Development
4 21 (41.18%) Software Engineering
5 20 (39.22%) C++
6 18 (35.29%) C#
6 18 (35.29%) Python
6 18 (35.29%) Microsoft
6 18 (35.29%) Mathematics
6 18 (35.29%) Computer Science
7 17 (33.33%) Java
7 17 (33.33%) Windows
8 16 (31.37%) Management Information System
9 14 (27.45%) Cryptography
9 14 (27.45%) SC Cleared
10 13 (25.49%) Product Management
10 13 (25.49%) Internet
11 12 (23.53%) Information Security
12 10 (19.61%) Data Protection
12 10 (19.61%) Embedded Systems
13 9 (17.65%) PKI
13 9 (17.65%) UNIX
14 8 (15.69%) Linux
14 8 (15.69%) Requirements Management
14 8 (15.69%) Validation
14 8 (15.69%) OpenStack
15 7 (13.73%) Requirements Engineering
15 7 (13.73%) CloudStack
15 7 (13.73%) TOGAF
15 7 (13.73%) ISO 9000

Security Cleared
Top Related IT Skills in Cambridge by Category

For the 6 months to 26 November 2014, IT jobs across the Cambridge 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 8 (15.69%) OpenStack
2 7 (13.73%) CloudStack
3 5 (9.80%) SharePoint
4 4 (7.84%) MS Exchange
4 4 (7.84%) SharePoint 2010
4 4 (7.84%) SharePoint 2013
5 3 (5.88%) Apache
Applications
1 6 (11.76%) MS Excel
2 3 (5.88%) MS Office
3 1 (1.96%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 1 (1.96%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.96%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 13 (25.49%) Internet
2 3 (5.88%) Firewall
2 3 (5.88%) HTTP
2 3 (5.88%) HTTPS
2 3 (5.88%) SSL
2 3 (5.88%) Network Security
3 1 (1.96%) DECT
3 1 (1.96%) Wireless
3 1 (1.96%) TETRA
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (7.84%) SQL Server
2 3 (5.88%) Hadoop
2 3 (5.88%) Apache Cassandra
3 1 (1.96%) Data Mining
Development Applications
1 2 (3.92%) JIRA
1 2 (3.92%) Atlassian Bamboo
1 2 (3.92%) Git (software)
1 2 (3.92%) Jenkins
2 1 (1.96%) Rational DOORS
2 1 (1.96%) Rational Rhapsody
General
1 5 (9.80%) Manufacturing
1 5 (9.80%) Military
2 4 (7.84%) Telecoms
3 3 (5.88%) Back Office
3 3 (5.88%) Electronics
3 3 (5.88%) Aerospace
4 2 (3.92%) Finance
5 1 (1.96%) Marketing
5 1 (1.96%) French Language
5 1 (1.96%) German Language
5 1 (1.96%) Italian Language
5 1 (1.96%) Spanish Language
Job Titles
1 13 (25.49%) Software Engineer
2 7 (13.73%) Developer
2 7 (13.73%) Architect
2 7 (13.73%) Systems Architect
3 5 (9.80%) Engineering Manager
3 5 (9.80%) Software Manager
3 5 (9.80%) Software Engineering Manager
4 4 (7.84%) SharePoint Developer
4 4 (7.84%) Senior Software Engineer
5 3 (5.88%) Network Administrator
5 3 (5.88%) Security Administrator
5 3 (5.88%) Lead Software Engineer
5 3 (5.88%) Embedded C Developer
5 3 (5.88%) C Developer
5 3 (5.88%) Administrator
6 2 (3.92%) Systems Engineer
6 2 (3.92%) Author
6 2 (3.92%) Technical Author
6 2 (3.92%) Test Engineer
7 1 (1.96%) Services Delivery Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (5.88%) ActiveMQ
2 1 (1.96%) Web Services
2 1 (1.96%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 18 (35.29%) Mathematics
1 18 (35.29%) Computer Science
2 16 (31.37%) Management Information System
3 14 (27.45%) Cryptography
4 10 (19.61%) Embedded Systems
5 9 (17.65%) PKI
6 2 (3.92%) Chip and PIN
6 2 (3.92%) Human Factors
6 2 (3.92%) Analytical Skills
7 1 (1.96%) GIS
7 1 (1.96%) Enterprise Software
7 1 (1.96%) Physics
Operating Systems
1 17 (33.33%) Windows
2 9 (17.65%) UNIX
3 8 (15.69%) Linux
4 2 (3.92%) AIX
4 2 (3.92%) HPUX
4 2 (3.92%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 22 (43.14%) Agile Software Development
2 21 (41.18%) Software Engineering
3 13 (25.49%) Product Management
4 12 (23.53%) Information Security
5 10 (19.61%) Data Protection
6 8 (15.69%) Validation
6 8 (15.69%) Requirements Management
7 7 (13.73%) TOGAF
7 7 (13.73%) Requirements Engineering
8 6 (11.76%) Scrum
8 6 (11.76%) Programme Management
8 6 (11.76%) Project Management
8 6 (11.76%) Quality Management
9 5 (9.80%) Continuous Improvement
9 5 (9.80%) Line Management
10 4 (7.84%) Configuration Management
11 3 (5.88%) Penetration Testing
11 3 (5.88%) Business Continuity
11 3 (5.88%) Disaster Recovery
11 3 (5.88%) Software Architecture
Programming Languages
1 25 (49.02%) C
2 20 (39.22%) C++
3 18 (35.29%) C#
3 18 (35.29%) Python
4 17 (33.33%) Java
5 4 (7.84%) Embedded C
6 2 (3.92%) Shell Script
6 2 (3.92%) Bash Shell
7 1 (1.96%) TTCN
7 1 (1.96%) Perl
Qualifications
1 32 (62.75%) Degree
2 14 (27.45%) SC Cleared
3 5 (9.80%) DV Cleared
3 5 (9.80%) Postgraduate
4 1 (1.96%) PhD
4 1 (1.96%) Microsoft Certification
4 1 (1.96%) ISTQB
4 1 (1.96%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
4 1 (1.96%) BC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (13.73%) ISO 9000
2 3 (5.88%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 1 (1.96%) QA
3 1 (1.96%) PCI DSS
3 1 (1.96%) DO-178B
3 1 (1.96%) ISO 9001
3 1 (1.96%) SLA
3 1 (1.96%) TickIT
System Software
1 4 (7.84%) Firmware
2 2 (3.92%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (1.96%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 1 (1.96%) SCCM
1 1 (1.96%) SCOM
1 1 (1.96%) SCVMM
Vendors
1 18 (35.29%) Microsoft
2 4 (7.84%) Perforce
3 3 (5.88%) LogRhythm
4 2 (3.92%) VMware
4 2 (3.92%) Atlassian
5 1 (1.96%) Salesforce.com
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