The table below looks at the statistics for Security Cleared in IT jobs advertised for the Cambridgeshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Security Cleared over the 3 months to 22 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Security Clearance
Rank 88 102 120
Rank change year-on-year
+14 +18
Permanent jobs citing Security Cleared 54 26 35
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridgeshire 2.21% 1.20% 1.15%
As % of the Qualifications category 6.88% 3.50% 3.21%
Number of salaries quoted 30 15 25
Average salary £46,000 £45,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.22% -
90% offered a salary of more than £37,000 £32,500 £36,000
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £90,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £46,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+9.41% +6.25%
Security Cleared
East of England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Qualifications category in permanent jobs advertised in the Cambridgeshire region.

Qualifications Category
Cambridgeshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
785 742 1092
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridgeshire 32.09% 34.24% 35.73%
Number of salaries quoted 534 597 903
Average salary £41,000 £40,000 £38,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.50% +3.89%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £28,500 £27,250
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -

Security Cleared
Jobs Demand Trend in Cambridgeshire

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

Security Cleared Jobs Demand Trend in Cambridgeshire

Security Cleared
Salary Trend in Cambridgeshire

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

Security Cleared Salary Trend in Cambridgeshire

Security Cleared
Salary Histogram in Cambridgeshire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Security Cleared across the Cambridgeshire region over the 3 months to 22 October 2014.

Security Cleared Salary Histogram in Cambridgeshire

Security Cleared
Job Locations in Cambridgeshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Security Cleared within the Cambridgeshire region over the 3 months to 22 October 2014. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Cambridge +10 24 £37,500 -37.50% 5
Peterborough +4 5 £67,500 +42.10%
Huntingdon -6 5 £43,500 +33.84%
Security Cleared
East of England

Security Cleared
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cambridgeshire

For the 6 months to 22 October 2014, IT jobs across the Cambridgeshire 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 (40.00%) Degree
2 30 (35.29%) Windows
2 30 (35.29%) Agile Software Development
3 29 (34.12%) C
4 24 (28.24%) Python
4 24 (28.24%) Software Engineering
4 24 (28.24%) SC Cleared
5 22 (25.88%) C++
5 22 (25.88%) Java
5 22 (25.88%) Microsoft
6 21 (24.71%) C#
6 21 (24.71%) Computer Science
6 21 (24.71%) Mathematics
7 20 (23.53%) Aerospace
8 17 (20.00%) Internet
9 16 (18.82%) Cryptography
10 15 (17.65%) TOGAF
10 15 (17.65%) UNIX
11 14 (16.47%) Information Security
11 14 (16.47%) Product Management
11 14 (16.47%) Embedded Systems
12 12 (14.12%) OpenStack
12 12 (14.12%) PKI
12 12 (14.12%) Management Information System
12 12 (14.12%) MS Excel
12 12 (14.12%) UML
13 11 (12.94%) Linux
13 11 (12.94%) ISO 9000
13 11 (12.94%) Firewall
13 11 (12.94%) Configuration Management

Security Cleared
Top Related IT Skills in Cambridgeshire by Category

For the 6 months to 22 October 2014, IT jobs across the Cambridgeshire 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 (14.12%) OpenStack
2 11 (12.94%) CloudStack
3 8 (9.41%) MS Exchange
4 7 (8.24%) SharePoint
5 5 (5.88%) Apache
5 5 (5.88%) SharePoint 2010
6 4 (4.71%) SharePoint 2013
6 4 (4.71%) Exchange Server 2003
7 3 (3.53%) Exchange Server 2007
8 2 (2.35%) ArcGIS
9 1 (1.18%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 12 (14.12%) MS Excel
2 8 (9.41%) MS Office
3 1 (1.18%) Photoshop
3 1 (1.18%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 1 (1.18%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.18%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 17 (20.00%) Internet
2 11 (12.94%) Firewall
3 10 (11.76%) SSL
4 3 (3.53%) TCP/IP
5 2 (2.35%) Wireless
5 2 (2.35%) SAN
6 1 (1.18%) DECT
6 1 (1.18%) LAN
6 1 (1.18%) WAN
6 1 (1.18%) HTTP
6 1 (1.18%) TETRA
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (5.88%) Hadoop
1 5 (5.88%) Apache Cassandra
2 3 (3.53%) SQL Server
3 2 (2.35%) Oracle Database
3 2 (2.35%) Oracle Database 11g
3 2 (2.35%) Oracle Database 10g
3 2 (2.35%) Data Mining
Development Applications
1 2 (2.35%) Rational Rhapsody
1 2 (2.35%) Hudson
1 2 (2.35%) Subversion
1 2 (2.35%) Ant
2 1 (1.18%) JIRA
2 1 (1.18%) Atlassian Bamboo
2 1 (1.18%) Git (software)
2 1 (1.18%) Jenkins
General
1 20 (23.53%) Aerospace
2 7 (8.24%) Telecoms
2 7 (8.24%) Military
2 7 (8.24%) Finance
3 4 (4.71%) Manufacturing
4 3 (3.53%) Electronics
5 2 (2.35%) French Language
5 2 (2.35%) German Language
5 2 (2.35%) Italian Language
5 2 (2.35%) Spanish Language
5 2 (2.35%) Marketing
6 1 (1.18%) Banking
Job Titles
1 18 (21.18%) Software Engineer
2 15 (17.65%) Architect
3 10 (11.76%) Solutions Architect
4 7 (8.24%) Consultant
4 7 (8.24%) Engineering Manager
4 7 (8.24%) Senior Software Engineer
5 6 (7.06%) Developer
6 5 (5.88%) Quality Manager
6 5 (5.88%) Functional Consultant
6 5 (5.88%) Systems Architect
6 5 (5.88%) Lead Software Engineer
6 5 (5.88%) Software Manager
6 5 (5.88%) Salesforce.com Consultant
6 5 (5.88%) Software Engineering Manager
7 4 (4.71%) SharePoint Developer
7 4 (4.71%) Test Manager
8 3 (3.53%) Systems Engineer
8 3 (3.53%) Analyst
8 3 (3.53%) Service Analyst
8 3 (3.53%) Test Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (5.88%) ActiveMQ
2 4 (4.71%) Middleware
3 2 (2.35%) Web Services
4 1 (1.18%) XML
4 1 (1.18%) COM
4 1 (1.18%) JSP
Miscellaneous
1 21 (24.71%) Computer Science
1 21 (24.71%) Mathematics
2 16 (18.82%) Cryptography
3 14 (16.47%) Embedded Systems
4 12 (14.12%) PKI
4 12 (14.12%) Management Information System
5 3 (3.53%) Chip and PIN
5 3 (3.53%) GIS
5 3 (3.53%) Analytical Skills
6 1 (1.18%) Blackberry
6 1 (1.18%) Handset
6 1 (1.18%) Physics
6 1 (1.18%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 30 (35.29%) Windows
2 15 (17.65%) UNIX
3 11 (12.94%) Linux
4 4 (4.71%) Windows Server 2008
5 3 (3.53%) Windows Server 2003
5 3 (3.53%) Windows XP
5 3 (3.53%) Windows Vista
5 3 (3.53%) Windows 7
6 1 (1.18%) AIX
6 1 (1.18%) HPUX
6 1 (1.18%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 30 (35.29%) Agile Software Development
2 24 (28.24%) Software Engineering
3 15 (17.65%) TOGAF
4 14 (16.47%) Information Security
4 14 (16.47%) Product Management
5 12 (14.12%) UML
6 11 (12.94%) Configuration Management
6 11 (12.94%) Requirements Engineering
7 10 (11.76%) DoDAF
7 10 (11.76%) MODAF
7 10 (11.76%) SOA
7 10 (11.76%) ITIL
8 9 (10.59%) Data Protection
9 7 (8.24%) Software Testing
10 6 (7.06%) Requirements Management
10 6 (7.06%) Programme Management
10 6 (7.06%) Validation
10 6 (7.06%) Scrum
10 6 (7.06%) Project Management
11 5 (5.88%) Quality Management
Programming Languages
1 29 (34.12%) C
2 24 (28.24%) Python
3 22 (25.88%) C++
3 22 (25.88%) Java
4 21 (24.71%) C#
5 4 (4.71%) Perl
6 3 (3.53%) Embedded C
6 3 (3.53%) PowerShell
7 2 (2.35%) VBScript
8 1 (1.18%) SQL
8 1 (1.18%) Shell Script
8 1 (1.18%) TTCN
8 1 (1.18%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 34 (40.00%) Degree
2 24 (28.24%) SC Cleared
3 7 (8.24%) DV Cleared
4 5 (5.88%) Postgraduate
5 3 (3.53%) Microsoft Certification
5 3 (3.53%) MCP
5 3 (3.53%) MCSE
5 3 (3.53%) MCSA
5 3 (3.53%) MCITP
6 2 (2.35%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
6 2 (2.35%) PhD
6 2 (2.35%) ITIL Certification
7 1 (1.18%) ISTQB
7 1 (1.18%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
7 1 (1.18%) APMP
7 1 (1.18%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
7 1 (1.18%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (12.94%) ISO 9000
2 10 (11.76%) QA
3 6 (7.06%) TickIT
3 6 (7.06%) ISO 9001
4 5 (5.88%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 3 (3.53%) SLA
6 2 (2.35%) PCI DSS
7 1 (1.18%) JSP 440
7 1 (1.18%) DO-178B
System Software
1 8 (9.41%) Active Directory
2 6 (7.06%) Firmware
3 2 (2.35%) VMware Infrastructure
4 1 (1.18%) ISA Server
4 1 (1.18%) XenDesktop
4 1 (1.18%) vSphere
4 1 (1.18%) Forefront TMG
Systems Management
1 1 (1.18%) SCCM
1 1 (1.18%) HP Data Protector
1 1 (1.18%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
Vendors
1 22 (25.88%) Microsoft
2 7 (8.24%) Salesforce.com
3 4 (4.71%) VMware
4 3 (3.53%) Oracle
4 3 (3.53%) Perforce
5 2 (2.35%) ESRI
5 2 (2.35%) HP
6 1 (1.18%) EMC
6 1 (1.18%) Intel
6 1 (1.18%) Citrix
6 1 (1.18%) NetApp
6 1 (1.18%) Symantec
6 1 (1.18%) Sophos
6 1 (1.18%) Cisco
6 1 (1.18%) Brocade
6 1 (1.18%) Atlassian
6 1 (1.18%) 3PAR
6 1 (1.18%) Lumension
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