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

Location
3 months to
26 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Security Clearance
Rank 82 92 73
Rank change year-on-year
+10 -19
Permanent jobs citing Security Cleared 27 17 47
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridge 1.69% 1.17% 2.71%
As % of the Qualifications category 4.50% 2.99% 6.57%
Number of salaries quoted 19 15 31
Average salary £55,000 £35,000 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+57.14% -30.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £39,500 £35,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £71,800 £35,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +5.00%
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
600 569 715
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridge 37.52% 39.32% 41.26%
Number of salaries quoted 431 469 580
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 £30,000 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £51,500 £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 January 2015.

Security Cleared Salary Histogram in Cambridge

Security Cleared
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cambridge

For the 6 months to 26 January 2015, 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 34 (68.00%) Degree
2 24 (48.00%) C
3 20 (40.00%) C++
3 20 (40.00%) Software Engineering
4 17 (34.00%) Python
4 17 (34.00%) Management Information System
5 16 (32.00%) Java
5 16 (32.00%) Agile Software Development
5 16 (32.00%) Mathematics
5 16 (32.00%) Computer Science
6 15 (30.00%) Windows
7 14 (28.00%) Microsoft
7 14 (28.00%) SC Cleared
8 13 (26.00%) C#
9 12 (24.00%) Linux
9 12 (24.00%) Cryptography
10 11 (22.00%) Information Security
10 11 (22.00%) Validation
10 11 (22.00%) Product Management
11 10 (20.00%) Internet
12 9 (18.00%) Project Management
12 9 (18.00%) Requirements Management
13 8 (16.00%) PKI
13 8 (16.00%) TOGAF
13 8 (16.00%) Data Protection
13 8 (16.00%) UNIX
14 7 (14.00%) Quality Management
14 7 (14.00%) DV Cleared
14 7 (14.00%) Embedded Systems
15 6 (12.00%) Line Management

Security Cleared
Top Related IT Skills in Cambridge by Category

For the 6 months to 26 January 2015, 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 4 (8.00%) OpenStack
1 4 (8.00%) CloudStack
2 3 (6.00%) SharePoint
3 2 (4.00%) Apache
4 1 (2.00%) Exchange Server 2013
4 1 (2.00%) MS Exchange
4 1 (2.00%) SharePoint 2010
4 1 (2.00%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 2 (4.00%) MS Office
1 2 (4.00%) MS Excel
2 1 (2.00%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 2 (4.00%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 2 (4.00%) Office 365
2 1 (2.00%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 10 (20.00%) Internet
2 4 (8.00%) Firewall
2 4 (8.00%) HTTP
2 4 (8.00%) HTTPS
2 4 (8.00%) SSL
2 4 (8.00%) Network Security
3 2 (4.00%) TETRA
4 1 (2.00%) 3G
4 1 (2.00%) Bluetooth
4 1 (2.00%) DECT
4 1 (2.00%) GSM
4 1 (2.00%) LTE
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (12.00%) SQL Server
2 2 (4.00%) Hadoop
2 2 (4.00%) Apache Cassandra
3 1 (2.00%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 4 (8.00%) JIRA
1 4 (8.00%) Atlassian Bamboo
1 4 (8.00%) Git (software)
1 4 (8.00%) Jenkins
2 1 (2.00%) Rational DOORS
General
1 6 (12.00%) Manufacturing
2 4 (8.00%) Back Office
3 3 (6.00%) Military
3 3 (6.00%) Aerospace
4 2 (4.00%) Electronics
5 1 (2.00%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 11 (22.00%) Software Engineer
2 8 (16.00%) Architect
2 8 (16.00%) Systems Architect
3 5 (10.00%) Software Manager
3 5 (10.00%) Software Engineering Manager
3 5 (10.00%) Engineering Manager
4 4 (8.00%) Test Engineer
4 4 (8.00%) Network Administrator
4 4 (8.00%) Developer
4 4 (8.00%) Systems Engineer
4 4 (8.00%) Administrator
4 4 (8.00%) Security Administrator
4 4 (8.00%) Embedded C Developer
4 4 (8.00%) C Developer
5 3 (6.00%) Systems Test Engineer
6 2 (4.00%) Lead Software Engineer
6 2 (4.00%) Support Engineer
6 2 (4.00%) Consultant
6 2 (4.00%) Programme Manager
6 2 (4.00%) Senior Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (6.00%) Web Services
2 2 (4.00%) ActiveMQ
Miscellaneous
1 17 (34.00%) Management Information System
2 16 (32.00%) Mathematics
2 16 (32.00%) Computer Science
3 12 (24.00%) Cryptography
4 8 (16.00%) PKI
5 7 (14.00%) Embedded Systems
6 4 (8.00%) Analytical Skills
7 3 (6.00%) GIS
8 2 (4.00%) Human Factors
9 1 (2.00%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 15 (30.00%) Windows
2 12 (24.00%) Linux
3 8 (16.00%) UNIX
4 4 (8.00%) AIX
4 4 (8.00%) HPUX
4 4 (8.00%) Solaris
5 1 (2.00%) Windows Server 2008
5 1 (2.00%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (40.00%) Software Engineering
2 16 (32.00%) Agile Software Development
3 11 (22.00%) Information Security
3 11 (22.00%) Validation
3 11 (22.00%) Product Management
4 9 (18.00%) Requirements Management
4 9 (18.00%) Project Management
5 8 (16.00%) TOGAF
5 8 (16.00%) Data Protection
6 7 (14.00%) Quality Management
7 6 (12.00%) Programme Management
7 6 (12.00%) Line Management
8 5 (10.00%) Continuous Improvement
8 5 (10.00%) Scrum
8 5 (10.00%) Configuration Management
9 4 (8.00%) Business Continuity
9 4 (8.00%) Disaster Recovery
9 4 (8.00%) Penetration Testing
9 4 (8.00%) Test Management
9 4 (8.00%) Requirements Engineering
Programming Languages
1 24 (48.00%) C
2 20 (40.00%) C++
3 17 (34.00%) Python
4 16 (32.00%) Java
5 13 (26.00%) C#
6 4 (8.00%) Embedded C
6 4 (8.00%) Shell Script
6 4 (8.00%) Bash Shell
7 1 (2.00%) TTCN
7 1 (2.00%) Perl
Qualifications
1 34 (68.00%) Degree
2 14 (28.00%) SC Cleared
3 7 (14.00%) DV Cleared
4 6 (12.00%) Postgraduate
5 3 (6.00%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
5 3 (6.00%) ISTQB
6 1 (2.00%) Microsoft Certification
6 1 (2.00%) BC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (8.00%) ISO 9000
1 4 (8.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (2.00%) DO-178B
System Software
1 4 (8.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (4.00%) Hyper-V
2 2 (4.00%) Firmware
3 1 (2.00%) Active Directory
3 1 (2.00%) Forefront TMG
Systems Management
1 2 (4.00%) SCCM
1 2 (4.00%) SCOM
1 2 (4.00%) SCVMM
2 1 (2.00%) SCDPM
2 1 (2.00%) Forefront Identity Manager
Vendors
1 14 (28.00%) Microsoft
2 4 (8.00%) Perforce
2 4 (8.00%) VMware
2 4 (8.00%) Atlassian
2 4 (8.00%) LogRhythm
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Executive Recruitment Services (ERS)
Salary: £50000 - £57000 per annum + Bonus
Posted: 6 days ago
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Executive Recruitment Services (ERS)
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago