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

Location
3 months to
1 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Security Clearance
Rank 92 105 118
Rank change year-on-year
+13 +13
Permanent jobs citing Security Cleared 45 29 38
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridgeshire 1.87% 1.29% 1.25%
As % of the Qualifications category 5.81% 3.58% 3.58%
Number of salaries quoted 30 19 28
Average salary £46,000 £50,000 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-8.00% -
90% offered a salary of more than £42,400 £32,300 £37,000
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
775 809 1060
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridgeshire 32.25% 35.91% 35.00%
Number of salaries quoted 543 665 897
Average salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.00% -
90% offered a salary of more than £28,000 £28,200 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £51,000 £50,000 £58,500
UK excluding London average salary £41,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.50% -

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 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 1 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 -7 14 £32,500 -45.83% 7
Peterborough +4 5 £67,500 +35.00%
Huntingdon -9 5 £43,500 +33.84%
Security Cleared
East of England

Security Cleared
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cambridgeshire

For the 6 months to 1 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 30 (37.50%) Degree
2 26 (32.50%) SC Cleared
2 26 (32.50%) Microsoft
3 25 (31.25%) Windows
3 25 (31.25%) Agile Software Development
4 23 (28.75%) C
5 21 (26.25%) Aerospace
6 19 (23.75%) Software Engineering
7 17 (21.25%) Computer Science
7 17 (21.25%) C#
7 17 (21.25%) Python
8 16 (20.00%) C++
9 15 (18.75%) Java
9 15 (18.75%) Mathematics
10 14 (17.50%) Cryptography
10 14 (17.50%) Product Management
10 14 (17.50%) MS Excel
11 13 (16.25%) UML
11 13 (16.25%) UNIX
11 13 (16.25%) Telecoms
11 13 (16.25%) TOGAF
11 13 (16.25%) Embedded Systems
12 12 (15.00%) OpenStack
12 12 (15.00%) Internet
13 11 (13.75%) ISO 9000
13 11 (13.75%) Information Security
13 11 (13.75%) Firewall
13 11 (13.75%) Requirements Engineering
13 11 (13.75%) CloudStack
13 11 (13.75%) PKI

Security Cleared
Top Related IT Skills in Cambridgeshire by Category

For the 6 months to 1 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 (15.00%) OpenStack
2 11 (13.75%) CloudStack
3 10 (12.50%) MS Exchange
4 9 (11.25%) SharePoint
5 7 (8.75%) SharePoint 2010
6 6 (7.50%) Exchange Server 2003
7 5 (6.25%) Apache
8 4 (5.00%) SharePoint 2013
9 3 (3.75%) Exchange Server 2007
9 3 (3.75%) Exchange Server 2010
10 2 (2.50%) ArcGIS
Applications
1 14 (17.50%) MS Excel
2 10 (12.50%) MS Office
3 2 (2.50%) MS Project
4 1 (1.25%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 1 (1.25%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.25%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 12 (15.00%) Internet
2 11 (13.75%) Firewall
3 10 (12.50%) SSL
4 4 (5.00%) Wireless
4 4 (5.00%) SAN
5 3 (3.75%) TCP/IP
6 1 (1.25%) HTTP
6 1 (1.25%) DECT
6 1 (1.25%) LAN
6 1 (1.25%) WAN
6 1 (1.25%) TETRA
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (6.25%) SQL Server
1 5 (6.25%) Apache Cassandra
1 5 (6.25%) Hadoop
2 4 (5.00%) Data Mining
3 1 (1.25%) Oracle Database 10g
3 1 (1.25%) Oracle Database 11g
3 1 (1.25%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 2 (2.50%) Rational Rhapsody
2 1 (1.25%) Ant
2 1 (1.25%) Subversion
2 1 (1.25%) Hudson
General
1 21 (26.25%) Aerospace
2 13 (16.25%) Telecoms
3 10 (12.50%) Military
3 10 (12.50%) Finance
4 5 (6.25%) Electronics
5 4 (5.00%) Marketing
5 4 (5.00%) French Language
5 4 (5.00%) German Language
5 4 (5.00%) Italian Language
5 4 (5.00%) Spanish Language
5 4 (5.00%) Manufacturing
6 1 (1.25%) Banking
Job Titles
1 15 (18.75%) Software Engineer
2 13 (16.25%) Architect
3 10 (12.50%) Solutions Architect
4 7 (8.75%) Consultant
5 6 (7.50%) Developer
6 5 (6.25%) Functional Consultant
6 5 (6.25%) Senior Software Engineer
6 5 (6.25%) Lead Software Engineer
6 5 (6.25%) Salesforce.com Consultant
7 4 (5.00%) SharePoint Developer
7 4 (5.00%) Engineering Manager
7 4 (5.00%) Quality Manager
7 4 (5.00%) Support Engineer
7 4 (5.00%) Test Manager
8 3 (3.75%) Analyst
8 3 (3.75%) Systems Engineer
8 3 (3.75%) Service Analyst
8 3 (3.75%) Infrastructure Engineer
8 3 (3.75%) Service Desk Analyst
8 3 (3.75%) Test Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (6.25%) ActiveMQ
2 3 (3.75%) Middleware
3 2 (2.50%) Web Services
4 1 (1.25%) XML
4 1 (1.25%) COM
4 1 (1.25%) JSP
Miscellaneous
1 17 (21.25%) Computer Science
2 15 (18.75%) Mathematics
3 14 (17.50%) Cryptography
4 13 (16.25%) Embedded Systems
5 11 (13.75%) PKI
6 8 (10.00%) Management Information System
7 7 (8.75%) Chip and PIN
8 3 (3.75%) Blackberry
8 3 (3.75%) GIS
8 3 (3.75%) Analytical Skills
9 1 (1.25%) PMI
9 1 (1.25%) Device Driver
9 1 (1.25%) Handset
9 1 (1.25%) Physics
9 1 (1.25%) Enterprise Software
9 1 (1.25%) Open Source
Operating Systems
1 25 (31.25%) Windows
2 13 (16.25%) UNIX
3 8 (10.00%) Linux
4 4 (5.00%) Windows Server 2008
5 3 (3.75%) Windows Server 2003
5 3 (3.75%) Windows XP
5 3 (3.75%) Windows Vista
5 3 (3.75%) Windows 7
6 1 (1.25%) Embedded Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 25 (31.25%) Agile Software Development
2 19 (23.75%) Software Engineering
3 14 (17.50%) Product Management
4 13 (16.25%) UML
4 13 (16.25%) TOGAF
5 11 (13.75%) Information Security
5 11 (13.75%) Requirements Engineering
6 10 (12.50%) DoDAF
6 10 (12.50%) MODAF
6 10 (12.50%) SOA
7 9 (11.25%) ITIL
7 9 (11.25%) Configuration Management
7 9 (11.25%) Data Protection
8 8 (10.00%) Software Testing
9 5 (6.25%) PRINCE2
9 5 (6.25%) Project Management
9 5 (6.25%) Time Management
9 5 (6.25%) Automated Testing
9 5 (6.25%) Test Strategy
9 5 (6.25%) Software Architecture
Programming Languages
1 23 (28.75%) C
2 17 (21.25%) C#
2 17 (21.25%) Python
3 16 (20.00%) C++
4 15 (18.75%) Java
5 3 (3.75%) Embedded C
5 3 (3.75%) Perl
6 2 (2.50%) PowerShell
7 1 (1.25%) Embedded C++
7 1 (1.25%) SQL
7 1 (1.25%) VBScript
7 1 (1.25%) TTCN
Qualifications
1 30 (37.50%) Degree
2 26 (32.50%) SC Cleared
3 6 (7.50%) DV Cleared
4 3 (3.75%) Microsoft Certification
4 3 (3.75%) Postgraduate
4 3 (3.75%) MCSE
4 3 (3.75%) MCSA
4 3 (3.75%) MCP
4 3 (3.75%) MCITP
5 2 (2.50%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
5 2 (2.50%) PhD
5 2 (2.50%) CISSP
6 1 (1.25%) ITIL Certification
6 1 (1.25%) PMI Certification
6 1 (1.25%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
6 1 (1.25%) ISTQB
6 1 (1.25%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
6 1 (1.25%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
6 1 (1.25%) APMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (13.75%) ISO 9000
2 9 (11.25%) QA
3 5 (6.25%) SLA
3 5 (6.25%) ISO 9001
3 5 (6.25%) TickIT
4 4 (5.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 4 (5.00%) PCI DSS
5 1 (1.25%) JSP 440
5 1 (1.25%) JTAG
5 1 (1.25%) DO-178B
System Software
1 8 (10.00%) Active Directory
2 6 (7.50%) Firmware
3 3 (3.75%) ISA Server
3 3 (3.75%) XenDesktop
4 1 (1.25%) VMware Infrastructure
4 1 (1.25%) vSphere
4 1 (1.25%) Forefront TMG
Systems Management
1 3 (3.75%) SCCM
1 3 (3.75%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
2 1 (1.25%) HP Data Protector
Vendors
1 26 (32.50%) Microsoft
2 9 (11.25%) Salesforce.com
3 5 (6.25%) VMware
4 4 (5.00%) HP
5 3 (3.75%) NetApp
5 3 (3.75%) Symantec
5 3 (3.75%) Citrix
6 2 (2.50%) Perforce
6 2 (2.50%) ESRI
6 2 (2.50%) Oracle
7 1 (1.25%) EMC
7 1 (1.25%) Intel
7 1 (1.25%) Cisco
7 1 (1.25%) Sophos
7 1 (1.25%) Brocade
7 1 (1.25%) 3PAR
7 1 (1.25%) Lumension
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Go Partnership.
Salary: From £32,000 to £40,000 per annum Base + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 3 hours ago
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DMS Computer Recruitment
Salary: From £40,000 to £55,000 per annum £40-55K PA
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Salary: £45000 per annum
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Connectus
Posted: 2 days ago
Cambridgeshire
Novate IT Ltd
Salary: £42000 to £50000 per annum - generous benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
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Salary: Competitive
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Salary: £35000 - £42000 per annum + Interview slots available!
Posted: 6 days ago
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Salary: £30,000 - £35,000 per year
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