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 18 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
18 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Security Clearance
Rank 101 101 102
Rank change year-on-year
0 +1
Permanent jobs citing Security Cleared 15 13 29
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridge 0.85% 0.85% 1.45%
As % of the Qualifications category 2.33% 2.27% 3.81%
Number of salaries quoted 7 8 21
Average salary £45,000 £75,000 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-40.00% +50.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,400 £44,450 £36,000
10% offered a salary of more than £48,900 £90,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £47,500 £42,500 £41,500
% change year-on-year
+11.76% +2.40%
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
645 572 761
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridge 36.69% 37.48% 38.16%
Number of salaries quoted 446 485 674
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +3.89%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,000 £27,950 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £50,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.50% -

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 18 September 2014.

Security Cleared Salary Histogram in Cambridge

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Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cambridge

For the 6 months to 18 September 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 27 (64.29%) Degree
2 24 (57.14%) Microsoft
3 20 (47.62%) Agile Software Development
4 18 (42.86%) Software Engineering
4 18 (42.86%) C
5 17 (40.48%) C#
5 17 (40.48%) Computer Science
6 16 (38.10%) Windows
6 16 (38.10%) Python
7 15 (35.71%) C++
7 15 (35.71%) Mathematics
8 14 (33.33%) Product Management
8 14 (33.33%) Cryptography
8 14 (33.33%) Java
9 13 (30.95%) Telecoms
9 13 (30.95%) SC Cleared
9 13 (30.95%) Embedded Systems
10 12 (28.57%) OpenStack
10 12 (28.57%) Internet
10 12 (28.57%) UNIX
11 11 (26.19%) ISO 9000
11 11 (26.19%) Requirements Engineering
11 11 (26.19%) PKI
11 11 (26.19%) CloudStack
12 10 (23.81%) Information Security
13 9 (21.43%) Military
13 9 (21.43%) Data Protection
13 9 (21.43%) MS Excel
14 8 (19.05%) SharePoint
14 8 (19.05%) Finance

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Top Related IT Skills in Cambridge by Category

For the 6 months to 18 September 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 12 (28.57%) OpenStack
2 11 (26.19%) CloudStack
3 8 (19.05%) SharePoint
4 7 (16.67%) MS Exchange
4 7 (16.67%) SharePoint 2010
5 5 (11.90%) Apache
6 4 (9.52%) SharePoint 2013
7 3 (7.14%) Exchange Server 2003
7 3 (7.14%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 9 (21.43%) MS Excel
2 6 (14.29%) MS Office
3 2 (4.76%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 1 (2.38%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.38%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 12 (28.57%) Internet
2 4 (9.52%) Wireless
3 3 (7.14%) SAN
4 1 (2.38%) DECT
4 1 (2.38%) LAN
4 1 (2.38%) WAN
4 1 (2.38%) TETRA
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (11.90%) Hadoop
1 5 (11.90%) Apache Cassandra
2 4 (9.52%) Data Mining
2 4 (9.52%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 2 (4.76%) Rational Rhapsody
General
1 13 (30.95%) Telecoms
2 9 (21.43%) Military
3 8 (19.05%) Finance
4 5 (11.90%) Aerospace
4 5 (11.90%) Electronics
5 4 (9.52%) Marketing
5 4 (9.52%) French Language
5 4 (9.52%) German Language
5 4 (9.52%) Italian Language
5 4 (9.52%) Spanish Language
6 3 (7.14%) Manufacturing
7 1 (2.38%) Banking
Job Titles
1 14 (33.33%) Software Engineer
2 5 (11.90%) Developer
2 5 (11.90%) Lead Software Engineer
3 4 (9.52%) SharePoint Developer
3 4 (9.52%) Senior Software Engineer
3 4 (9.52%) Support Engineer
4 3 (7.14%) Architect
4 3 (7.14%) Systems Architect
4 3 (7.14%) Infrastructure Support Engineer
4 3 (7.14%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 2 (4.76%) Middleware Engineer
5 2 (4.76%) Software Engineering Manager
5 2 (4.76%) Test Engineer
5 2 (4.76%) Sales Engineer
5 2 (4.76%) Software Manager
5 2 (4.76%) Engineering Manager
5 2 (4.76%) Author
5 2 (4.76%) Technical Author
6 1 (2.38%) Project Manager
6 1 (2.38%) Quality Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (11.90%) ActiveMQ
2 2 (4.76%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 17 (40.48%) Computer Science
2 15 (35.71%) Mathematics
3 14 (33.33%) Cryptography
4 13 (30.95%) Embedded Systems
5 11 (26.19%) PKI
6 8 (19.05%) Management Information System
7 7 (16.67%) Chip and PIN
8 6 (14.29%) Firmware
9 3 (7.14%) Blackberry
10 1 (2.38%) Device Driver
10 1 (2.38%) Handset
10 1 (2.38%) PMI
10 1 (2.38%) Physics
10 1 (2.38%) Open Source
10 1 (2.38%) Enterprise Software
10 1 (2.38%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 16 (38.10%) Windows
2 12 (28.57%) UNIX
3 5 (11.90%) Linux
4 1 (2.38%) Embedded Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (47.62%) Agile Software Development
2 18 (42.86%) Software Engineering
3 14 (33.33%) Product Management
4 11 (26.19%) Requirements Engineering
5 10 (23.81%) Information Security
6 9 (21.43%) Data Protection
7 5 (11.90%) Software Architecture
7 5 (11.90%) Time Management
8 4 (9.52%) Information Management
8 4 (9.52%) Software Testing
8 4 (9.52%) Communications Security
8 4 (9.52%) CRM
8 4 (9.52%) GAP Analysis
8 4 (9.52%) Configuration Management
9 3 (7.14%) Project Management
9 3 (7.14%) Quality Management
9 3 (7.14%) UML
9 3 (7.14%) Requirements Management
9 3 (7.14%) Integration Testing
9 3 (7.14%) Programme Management
Programming Languages
1 18 (42.86%) C
2 17 (40.48%) C#
3 16 (38.10%) Python
4 15 (35.71%) C++
5 14 (33.33%) Java
6 2 (4.76%) Embedded C
6 2 (4.76%) Perl
7 1 (2.38%) Embedded C++
7 1 (2.38%) TTCN
Qualifications
1 27 (64.29%) Degree
2 13 (30.95%) SC Cleared
3 3 (7.14%) Postgraduate
4 2 (4.76%) CISSP
5 1 (2.38%) PhD
5 1 (2.38%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (26.19%) ISO 9000
2 4 (9.52%) PCI DSS
2 4 (9.52%) SLA
3 1 (2.38%) TickIT
3 1 (2.38%) ISO 9001
3 1 (2.38%) QA
3 1 (2.38%) JTAG
3 1 (2.38%) DO-178B
System Software
1 3 (7.14%) ISA Server
1 3 (7.14%) Active Directory
1 3 (7.14%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 3 (7.14%) SCCM
1 3 (7.14%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
Vendors
1 24 (57.14%) Microsoft
2 4 (9.52%) Salesforce.com
3 3 (7.14%) Symantec
3 3 (7.14%) NetApp
3 3 (7.14%) HP
3 3 (7.14%) Citrix
3 3 (7.14%) VMware
4 2 (4.76%) Perforce
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