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

Location
3 months to
30 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Security Clearance
Rank 98 114 81
Rank change year-on-year
+16 -33
Permanent jobs citing Security Cleared 8 6 34
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridge 0.55% 0.36% 1.76%
As % of the Qualifications category 1.46% 0.87% 4.36%
Number of salaries quoted 6 6 10
Average salary £53,750 £36,250 £43,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
+48.27% -17.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £31,250 £29,900
10% offered a salary of more than £71,250 £37,500 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £46,500 £42,500 £41,000
% change year-on-year
+9.41% +3.65%
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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
547 687 780
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridge 37.67% 40.89% 40.44%
Number of salaries quoted 465 584 634
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £28,100 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £55,000 £55,000
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

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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 30 March 2015.

Security Cleared Salary Histogram in Cambridge

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Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cambridge

For the 6 months to 30 March 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 31 (67.39%) Degree
2 19 (41.30%) C
3 17 (36.96%) Management Information System
4 16 (34.78%) C++
5 15 (32.61%) Software Engineering
6 14 (30.43%) Agile Software Development
7 13 (28.26%) SC Cleared
7 13 (28.26%) Product Management
8 12 (26.09%) Windows
8 12 (26.09%) Validation
9 11 (23.91%) Information Security
9 11 (23.91%) Python
9 11 (23.91%) Java
9 11 (23.91%) Linux
9 11 (23.91%) Project Management
9 11 (23.91%) Cryptography
9 11 (23.91%) Mathematics
9 11 (23.91%) Computer Science
10 10 (21.74%) Requirements Management
11 9 (19.57%) Quality Management
11 9 (19.57%) C#
11 9 (19.57%) TOGAF
12 8 (17.39%) Data Protection
12 8 (17.39%) Microsoft
13 7 (15.22%) Internet
14 6 (13.04%) Postgraduate
14 6 (13.04%) DV Cleared
14 6 (13.04%) Line Management
15 5 (10.87%) Use Case
15 5 (10.87%) Manufacturing

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Top Related IT Skills in Cambridge by Category

For the 6 months to 30 March 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 3 (6.52%) OpenStack
2 2 (4.35%) SharePoint
3 1 (2.17%) MS Exchange
3 1 (2.17%) SharePoint 2010
3 1 (2.17%) Exchange Server 2010
3 1 (2.17%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 2 (4.35%) MS Excel
2 1 (2.17%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (2.17%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 3 (6.52%) Cloud Computing
2 2 (4.35%) Office 365
3 1 (2.17%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 7 (15.22%) Internet
2 4 (8.70%) Firewall
2 4 (8.70%) HTTP
2 4 (8.70%) HTTPS
2 4 (8.70%) SSL
2 4 (8.70%) Network Security
3 1 (2.17%) LTE
3 1 (2.17%) Bluetooth
3 1 (2.17%) GSM
3 1 (2.17%) TETRA
3 1 (2.17%) 3G
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (10.87%) SQL Server
2 1 (2.17%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 4 (8.70%) JIRA
1 4 (8.70%) Atlassian Bamboo
1 4 (8.70%) Git (software)
1 4 (8.70%) Jenkins
2 3 (6.52%) Rational DOORS
General
1 5 (10.87%) Manufacturing
2 4 (8.70%) Back Office
3 2 (4.35%) Aerospace
4 1 (2.17%) Military
Job Titles
1 10 (21.74%) Architect
1 10 (21.74%) Systems Architect
2 8 (17.39%) Software Engineer
3 6 (13.04%) Systems Engineer
4 5 (10.87%) Developer
5 4 (8.70%) Administrator
5 4 (8.70%) Senior Software Engineer
5 4 (8.70%) Network Administrator
5 4 (8.70%) Security Administrator
6 3 (6.52%) Systems Test Engineer
6 3 (6.52%) Embedded C Developer
6 3 (6.52%) C Developer
6 3 (6.52%) Software Manager
6 3 (6.52%) Software Engineering Manager
6 3 (6.52%) Test Engineer
6 3 (6.52%) Engineering Manager
7 2 (4.35%) Consultant
7 2 (4.35%) Programme Manager
8 1 (2.17%) Infrastructure Engineer
8 1 (2.17%) C++ Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (6.52%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 17 (36.96%) Management Information System
2 11 (23.91%) Cryptography
2 11 (23.91%) Mathematics
2 11 (23.91%) Computer Science
3 4 (8.70%) Embedded Systems
3 4 (8.70%) PKI
4 3 (6.52%) Analytical Skills
4 3 (6.52%) GIS
5 2 (4.35%) Human Factors
6 1 (2.17%) Hybrid Cloud
Operating Systems
1 12 (26.09%) Windows
2 11 (23.91%) Linux
3 4 (8.70%) UNIX
3 4 (8.70%) AIX
3 4 (8.70%) HPUX
3 4 (8.70%) Solaris
4 1 (2.17%) Windows Server 2008
4 1 (2.17%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (32.61%) Software Engineering
2 14 (30.43%) Agile Software Development
3 13 (28.26%) Product Management
4 12 (26.09%) Validation
5 11 (23.91%) Project Management
5 11 (23.91%) Information Security
6 10 (21.74%) Requirements Management
7 9 (19.57%) TOGAF
7 9 (19.57%) Quality Management
8 8 (17.39%) Data Protection
9 6 (13.04%) Line Management
10 5 (10.87%) Use Case
10 5 (10.87%) Scrum
11 4 (8.70%) Business Continuity
11 4 (8.70%) Disaster Recovery
11 4 (8.70%) Penetration Testing
11 4 (8.70%) Test Management
11 4 (8.70%) Continuous Integration
11 4 (8.70%) Configuration Management
12 3 (6.52%) Test Scripting
Programming Languages
1 19 (41.30%) C
2 16 (34.78%) C++
3 11 (23.91%) Java
3 11 (23.91%) Python
4 9 (19.57%) C#
5 5 (10.87%) Embedded C
6 4 (8.70%) Shell Script
6 4 (8.70%) Bash Shell
7 2 (4.35%) Embedded C++
Qualifications
1 31 (67.39%) Degree
2 13 (28.26%) SC Cleared
3 6 (13.04%) Postgraduate
3 6 (13.04%) DV Cleared
4 3 (6.52%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
4 3 (6.52%) ISTQB
5 1 (2.17%) Microsoft Certification
5 1 (2.17%) BC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (8.70%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 4 (8.70%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (4.35%) Hyper-V
3 1 (2.17%) Forefront TMG
3 1 (2.17%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 2 (4.35%) SCCM
1 2 (4.35%) SCOM
1 2 (4.35%) SCVMM
2 1 (2.17%) SCDPM
2 1 (2.17%) Forefront Identity Manager
Vendors
1 8 (17.39%) Microsoft
2 4 (8.70%) Perforce
2 4 (8.70%) VMware
2 4 (8.70%) Atlassian
2 4 (8.70%) LogRhythm
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