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

Location
3 months to
1 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Security Clearance
Rank 107 106 109
Rank change year-on-year
-1 +3
Permanent jobs citing Security Cleared 22 34 37
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridgeshire 1.01% 1.42% 1.52%
As % of the Qualifications category 2.88% 4.24% 4.70%
Number of salaries quoted 17 18 25
Average salary £45,000 £37,500 £36,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+20.00% +4.16%
90% offered a salary of more than £41,500 £21,500 £33,500
10% offered a salary of more than £52,000 £61,500 £40,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
- +5.88%
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
765 802 787
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridgeshire 35.08% 33.40% 32.40%
Number of salaries quoted 634 607 665
Average salary £42,500 £37,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+13.33% -6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,000 £26,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £55,000 £53,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.70% +1.25%

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 1 July 2015.

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 1 July 2015. 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
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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 0 15 £46,250 +23.33%
Huntingdon - 2 £46,250 -
Security Cleared
East of England

Security Cleared
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cambridgeshire

For the 6 months to 1 July 2015, 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 25 (56.82%) SC Cleared
2 24 (54.55%) Windows
3 18 (40.91%) Degree
4 16 (36.36%) DV Cleared
5 15 (34.09%) Project Management
6 14 (31.82%) C
6 14 (31.82%) Windows 7
7 13 (29.55%) Windows Server 2008
7 13 (29.55%) Windows Server 2012
8 12 (27.27%) Microsoft
8 12 (27.27%) Software Engineering
9 11 (25.00%) Management Information System
10 10 (22.73%) C++
11 9 (20.45%) Computer Science
12 8 (18.18%) Requirements Management
12 8 (18.18%) Agile Software Development
12 8 (18.18%) Java
13 7 (15.91%) Linux
13 7 (15.91%) SharePoint
13 7 (15.91%) Configuration Management
13 7 (15.91%) Risk Management
13 7 (15.91%) Stakeholder Management
14 6 (13.64%) Cryptography
14 6 (13.64%) Python
14 6 (13.64%) C#
15 5 (11.36%) GIS
15 5 (11.36%) VMware
15 5 (11.36%) Validation
15 5 (11.36%) Manufacturing
15 5 (11.36%) System Testing

Security Cleared
Top Related IT Skills in Cambridgeshire by Category

For the 6 months to 1 July 2015, 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 7 (15.91%) SharePoint
2 4 (9.09%) ArcGIS
3 3 (6.82%) MS Exchange
3 3 (6.82%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
3 3 (6.82%) OpenStack
4 2 (4.55%) WebSphere
4 2 (4.55%) WebSphere Portal
5 1 (2.27%) Confluence
5 1 (2.27%) SharePoint 2010
5 1 (2.27%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 4 (9.09%) MS Excel
2 2 (4.55%) Photoshop
2 2 (4.55%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 2 (4.55%) Oracle BPM
2 1 (2.27%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 3 (6.82%) Cloud Computing
2 1 (2.27%) Office 365
2 1 (2.27%) Yammer
Communications & Networking
1 3 (6.82%) TCP/IP
2 2 (4.55%) Internet
2 2 (4.55%) FTP
3 1 (2.27%) Ethernet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (4.55%) SQL Server
1 2 (4.55%) Oracle Database 10g
1 2 (4.55%) Oracle Database 11g
1 2 (4.55%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 5 (11.36%) Rational DOORS
2 2 (4.55%) Jenkins
2 2 (4.55%) ClearCase
2 2 (4.55%) Eclipse
2 2 (4.55%) JIRA
2 2 (4.55%) Git (software)
3 1 (2.27%) Visual Studio
3 1 (2.27%) Atlassian Bamboo
3 1 (2.27%) TestDirector
3 1 (2.27%) LabVIEW
3 1 (2.27%) Maven
3 1 (2.27%) Artifactory
General
1 5 (11.36%) Manufacturing
2 3 (6.82%) Finance
3 2 (4.55%) Electronics
4 1 (2.27%) Aerospace
4 1 (2.27%) Advertising
4 1 (2.27%) Military
Job Titles
1 12 (27.27%) Systems Engineer
2 7 (15.91%) Software Engineer
3 6 (13.64%) Principle Engineer
4 5 (11.36%) Developer
4 5 (11.36%) Project Manager
4 5 (11.36%) Integration Engineer
5 4 (9.09%) Test Engineer
6 3 (6.82%) Support Technician
6 3 (6.82%) Architect
6 3 (6.82%) Security Engineer
6 3 (6.82%) Systems Test Engineer
6 3 (6.82%) Systems Integration Engineer
7 2 (4.55%) Software Support Engineer
7 2 (4.55%) Software Development Engineer
7 2 (4.55%) Development Engineer
7 2 (4.55%) Senior Test Engineer
7 2 (4.55%) C++ Developer
7 2 (4.55%) Systems Architect
7 2 (4.55%) Software Integration Engineer
7 2 (4.55%) Senior Integration Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (6.82%) Web Services
2 2 (4.55%) XML
2 2 (4.55%) J2EE
2 2 (4.55%) JSF
2 2 (4.55%) Dojo
2 2 (4.55%) GWT
3 1 (2.27%) jQuery
3 1 (2.27%) CSS
3 1 (2.27%) HTML
3 1 (2.27%) .NET
3 1 (2.27%) POSIX
Miscellaneous
1 11 (25.00%) Management Information System
2 9 (20.45%) Computer Science
3 6 (13.64%) Cryptography
4 5 (11.36%) GIS
5 4 (9.09%) CMDB
6 3 (6.82%) Algorithms
6 3 (6.82%) Mathematics
7 2 (4.55%) Embedded Systems
8 1 (2.27%) Analytical Skills
8 1 (2.27%) PKI
8 1 (2.27%) Smartphone
8 1 (2.27%) Physics
Operating Systems
1 24 (54.55%) Windows
2 14 (31.82%) Windows 7
3 13 (29.55%) Windows Server 2012
3 13 (29.55%) Windows Server 2008
4 7 (15.91%) Linux
5 2 (4.55%) UNIX
5 2 (4.55%) AIX
5 2 (4.55%) HPUX
5 2 (4.55%) Solaris
6 1 (2.27%) SUSE
6 1 (2.27%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (34.09%) Project Management
2 12 (27.27%) Software Engineering
3 8 (18.18%) Requirements Management
3 8 (18.18%) Agile Software Development
4 7 (15.91%) Stakeholder Management
4 7 (15.91%) Risk Management
4 7 (15.91%) Configuration Management
5 5 (11.36%) System Testing
5 5 (11.36%) Validation
6 4 (9.09%) Requirements Analysis
6 4 (9.09%) Product Management
6 4 (9.09%) Test Planning
6 4 (9.09%) SDLC
7 3 (6.82%) Test Scripting
7 3 (6.82%) CAPI
7 3 (6.82%) Data Migration
7 3 (6.82%) Data Protection
7 3 (6.82%) Use Case
7 3 (6.82%) Scrum
7 3 (6.82%) Information Security
Programming Languages
1 14 (31.82%) C
2 10 (22.73%) C++
3 8 (18.18%) Java
4 6 (13.64%) Python
4 6 (13.64%) C#
5 4 (9.09%) Embedded C
5 4 (9.09%) Embedded C++
6 3 (6.82%) JavaScript
6 3 (6.82%) SQL
7 2 (4.55%) PL/SQL
8 1 (2.27%) Shell Script
8 1 (2.27%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 25 (56.82%) SC Cleared
2 18 (40.91%) Degree
3 16 (36.36%) DV Cleared
4 3 (6.82%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
4 3 (6.82%) ISTQB
5 2 (4.55%) Microsoft Certification
6 1 (2.27%) PRINCE2 Certification
6 1 (2.27%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
6 1 (2.27%) BC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.27%) QA
1 1 (2.27%) DO-160
System Software
1 4 (9.09%) Active Directory
1 4 (9.09%) VMware Infrastructure
2 3 (6.82%) VirtualBox
2 3 (6.82%) Xen
Systems Management
1 1 (2.27%) Puppet
1 1 (2.27%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 12 (27.27%) Microsoft
2 5 (11.36%) VMware
3 4 (9.09%) ESRI
4 3 (6.82%) SAP
5 2 (4.55%) Oracle
5 2 (4.55%) Google
5 2 (4.55%) Fujitsu
5 2 (4.55%) Sophos
5 2 (4.55%) Lumension
6 1 (2.27%) Atlassian
6 1 (2.27%) Perforce
6 1 (2.27%) Sun
6 1 (2.27%) HP
6 1 (2.27%) Red Hat