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

Location
3 months to
17 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Security Clearance
Rank 97 112 102
Rank change year-on-year
+15 -10
Permanent jobs citing Security Cleared 11 10 30
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridge 0.74% 0.56% 1.48%
As % of the Qualifications category 2.01% 1.40% 3.74%
Number of salaries quoted 8 8 7
Average salary £47,500 £36,250 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+31.03% -3.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £32,750 £31,100
10% offered a salary of more than £70,750 £37,500 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £47,000 £44,000 £42,000
% change year-on-year
+6.81% +4.76%
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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
548 713 803
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridge 36.88% 39.74% 39.65%
Number of salaries quoted 472 585 660
Average salary £43,000 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.50% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £29,600 £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% -

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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 17 April 2015.

Security Cleared Salary Histogram in Cambridge

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Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cambridge

For the 6 months to 17 April 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 28 (63.64%) Degree
2 18 (40.91%) C
3 14 (31.82%) C++
3 14 (31.82%) Management Information System
4 13 (29.55%) SC Cleared
5 12 (27.27%) Product Management
5 12 (27.27%) Software Engineering
5 12 (27.27%) Validation
6 11 (25.00%) Windows
7 10 (22.73%) Linux
7 10 (22.73%) Project Management
7 10 (22.73%) Agile Software Development
7 10 (22.73%) Cryptography
7 10 (22.73%) Information Security
8 9 (20.45%) Requirements Management
8 9 (20.45%) Microsoft
8 9 (20.45%) C#
9 8 (18.18%) Java
9 8 (18.18%) Quality Management
9 8 (18.18%) TOGAF
10 7 (15.91%) DV Cleared
10 7 (15.91%) Mathematics
10 7 (15.91%) Computer Science
10 7 (15.91%) Manufacturing
10 7 (15.91%) Python
10 7 (15.91%) Embedded C
10 7 (15.91%) Data Protection
11 6 (13.64%) SQL Server
12 5 (11.36%) Configuration Management
12 5 (11.36%) Postgraduate

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Top Related IT Skills in Cambridge by Category

For the 6 months to 17 April 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 (6.82%) OpenStack
2 2 (4.55%) SharePoint
3 1 (2.27%) MS Exchange
3 1 (2.27%) ArcGIS
3 1 (2.27%) WebSphere
3 1 (2.27%) WebSphere Portal
3 1 (2.27%) SharePoint 2010
3 1 (2.27%) Exchange Server 2010
3 1 (2.27%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 2 (4.55%) MS Office
1 2 (4.55%) MS Excel
2 1 (2.27%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 1 (2.27%) Dynamics AX
1 1 (2.27%) Oracle BPM
Cloud Services
1 3 (6.82%) Cloud Computing
2 2 (4.55%) Office 365
3 1 (2.27%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 4 (9.09%) HTTP
1 4 (9.09%) HTTPS
1 4 (9.09%) SSL
1 4 (9.09%) Firewall
1 4 (9.09%) Network Security
2 3 (6.82%) Internet
3 1 (2.27%) 3G
3 1 (2.27%) TETRA
3 1 (2.27%) Bluetooth
3 1 (2.27%) GSM
3 1 (2.27%) LTE
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (13.64%) SQL Server
2 1 (2.27%) Oracle Database 10g
2 1 (2.27%) Oracle Database 11g
2 1 (2.27%) SQL Server 2008
2 1 (2.27%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 4 (9.09%) JIRA
1 4 (9.09%) Atlassian Bamboo
1 4 (9.09%) Git (software)
1 4 (9.09%) Jenkins
2 3 (6.82%) Rational DOORS
3 1 (2.27%) ClearCase
3 1 (2.27%) Eclipse
General
1 7 (15.91%) Manufacturing
2 4 (9.09%) Back Office
3 2 (4.55%) Aerospace
4 1 (2.27%) Military
Job Titles
1 9 (20.45%) Architect
1 9 (20.45%) Systems Architect
2 7 (15.91%) Software Engineer
2 7 (15.91%) Developer
3 6 (13.64%) Systems Engineer
4 4 (9.09%) Administrator
4 4 (9.09%) Network Administrator
4 4 (9.09%) Security Administrator
5 3 (6.82%) Systems Test Engineer
5 3 (6.82%) Embedded C Developer
5 3 (6.82%) C Developer
5 3 (6.82%) Test Engineer
6 2 (4.55%) Senior Software Engineer
6 2 (4.55%) C++ Developer
6 2 (4.55%) Software Developer
6 2 (4.55%) Consultant
6 2 (4.55%) Programme Manager
7 1 (2.27%) Engineering Manager
7 1 (2.27%) Infrastructure Engineer
7 1 (2.27%) Technical Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (9.09%) Web Services
2 1 (2.27%) XML
2 1 (2.27%) JSF
2 1 (2.27%) Dojo
2 1 (2.27%) GWT
2 1 (2.27%) J2EE
Miscellaneous
1 14 (31.82%) Management Information System
2 10 (22.73%) Cryptography
3 7 (15.91%) Mathematics
3 7 (15.91%) Computer Science
4 4 (9.09%) PKI
4 4 (9.09%) GIS
5 3 (6.82%) Analytical Skills
6 2 (4.55%) Embedded Systems
6 2 (4.55%) Human Factors
7 1 (2.27%) Hybrid Cloud
Operating Systems
1 11 (25.00%) Windows
2 10 (22.73%) Linux
3 4 (9.09%) UNIX
3 4 (9.09%) AIX
3 4 (9.09%) HPUX
3 4 (9.09%) Solaris
4 1 (2.27%) Windows Server 2008
4 1 (2.27%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (27.27%) Validation
1 12 (27.27%) Software Engineering
1 12 (27.27%) Product Management
2 10 (22.73%) Information Security
2 10 (22.73%) Agile Software Development
2 10 (22.73%) Project Management
3 9 (20.45%) Requirements Management
4 8 (18.18%) Quality Management
4 8 (18.18%) TOGAF
5 7 (15.91%) Data Protection
6 5 (11.36%) Use Case
6 5 (11.36%) Configuration Management
6 5 (11.36%) Line Management
7 4 (9.09%) Malware Detection\Protection
7 4 (9.09%) Disaster Recovery
7 4 (9.09%) Penetration Testing
7 4 (9.09%) Business Continuity
7 4 (9.09%) Test Management
7 4 (9.09%) Test Scripting
7 4 (9.09%) Continuous Integration
Programming Languages
1 18 (40.91%) C
2 14 (31.82%) C++
3 9 (20.45%) C#
4 8 (18.18%) Java
5 7 (15.91%) Python
5 7 (15.91%) Embedded C
6 4 (9.09%) Embedded C++
6 4 (9.09%) Shell Script
6 4 (9.09%) Bash Shell
7 1 (2.27%) JavaScript
7 1 (2.27%) PL/SQL
7 1 (2.27%) SQL
Qualifications
1 28 (63.64%) Degree
2 13 (29.55%) SC Cleared
3 7 (15.91%) DV Cleared
4 5 (11.36%) Postgraduate
5 4 (9.09%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
5 4 (9.09%) ISTQB
6 2 (4.55%) Microsoft Certification
7 1 (2.27%) BC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (9.09%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 4 (9.09%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (4.55%) Hyper-V
2 2 (4.55%) Active Directory
3 1 (2.27%) Forefront TMG
Systems Management
1 2 (4.55%) SCCM
1 2 (4.55%) SCOM
1 2 (4.55%) SCVMM
2 1 (2.27%) SCDPM
2 1 (2.27%) Forefront Identity Manager
Vendors
1 9 (20.45%) Microsoft
2 4 (9.09%) Atlassian
2 4 (9.09%) Perforce
2 4 (9.09%) VMware
2 4 (9.09%) LogRhythm
3 1 (2.27%) Oracle
3 1 (2.27%) Google
3 1 (2.27%) Fujitsu
3 1 (2.27%) Lumension
3 1 (2.27%) Sophos
3 1 (2.27%) ESRI
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