The first table below looks at the demand for Security Cleared in IT jobs advertised for the Cheltenham region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Security Cleared over the 3 months to 31 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Qualifications for the Cheltenham region.

Location
3 months to
31 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Security Clearance
Rank 14 17 2
Rank change year-on-year
+3 -15
Permanent jobs citing Security Cleared 39 22 98
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheltenham 13.18% 10.95% 26.06%
As % of the Qualifications category 50.65% 37.93% 54.75%
Number of salaries quoted 21 20 59
Average salary £45,000 £49,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-8.16% +22.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,500 £25,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £71,500 £51,000
UK excluding London average salary £46,750 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+10.00% -
Qualifications Category
Cheltenham
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
77 58 179
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheltenham 26.01% 28.86% 47.61%
Number of salaries quoted 54 50 134
Average salary £37,500 £42,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-10.71% +5.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,500 £25,000 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £50,000 £51,400
UK excluding London average salary £41,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.50% -
Security Cleared
Gloucestershire

Security Cleared
Jobs Demand Trend in Cheltenham

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

Security Cleared Jobs Demand Trend in Cheltenham

Security Cleared
Salary Trend in Cheltenham

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

Security Cleared Salary Trend in Cheltenham

Security Cleared
Salary Histogram in Cheltenham

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Security Cleared across the Cheltenham region over the 3 months to 31 July 2014.

Security Cleared Salary Histogram in Cheltenham

Security Cleared
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cheltenham

For the 6 months to 31 July 2014, IT jobs across the Cheltenham 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 75 (60.00%) C
2 62 (49.60%) C++
3 61 (48.80%) Software Engineering
3 61 (48.80%) Computer Science
4 58 (46.40%) DV Cleared
5 49 (39.20%) Java
6 40 (32.00%) SQL
7 34 (27.20%) Degree
8 33 (26.40%) J2EE
9 32 (25.60%) Agile Software Development
10 31 (24.80%) Network Security
11 30 (24.00%) Web Development
11 30 (24.00%) WebLogic
12 29 (23.20%) Information Assurance
13 28 (22.40%) Qt
13 28 (22.40%) Android
13 28 (22.40%) iPhone
13 28 (22.40%) Mobile App
13 28 (22.40%) Cyber Security
13 28 (22.40%) Android Development
13 28 (22.40%) iOS Development
13 28 (22.40%) Continuous Integration
13 28 (22.40%) Spring
13 28 (22.40%) EJB
13 28 (22.40%) HTTP
13 28 (22.40%) BT
13 28 (22.40%) Hibernate
14 27 (21.60%) SC Cleared
15 26 (20.80%) Linux
16 18 (14.40%) Python

Security Cleared
Top Related IT Skills in Cheltenham by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 2014, IT jobs across the Cheltenham 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 30 (24.00%) WebLogic
2 2 (1.60%) Apache
3 1 (0.80%) MS Exchange
3 1 (0.80%) Exchange Server 2010
3 1 (0.80%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 18 (14.40%) MS Excel
2 11 (8.80%) MS Project
Communications & Networking
1 31 (24.80%) Network Security
2 28 (22.40%) HTTP
3 7 (5.60%) TCP/IP
3 7 (5.60%) SAN
3 7 (5.60%) SSL
4 5 (4.00%) Internet
5 4 (3.20%) DNS
5 4 (3.20%) DHCP
6 2 (1.60%) Wireshark
6 2 (1.60%) Intrusion Detection
6 2 (1.60%) tcpdump
7 1 (0.80%) Firewall
7 1 (0.80%) VPN
7 1 (0.80%) Intranet
7 1 (0.80%) LAN
7 1 (0.80%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (1.60%) Oracle Database 11g
1 2 (1.60%) Oracle Database
1 2 (1.60%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 7 (5.60%) Subversion
2 4 (3.20%) Rational DOORS
3 2 (1.60%) Oracle APEX
General
1 11 (8.80%) Aerospace
2 10 (8.00%) Telecoms
3 9 (7.20%) Military
4 7 (5.60%) Finance
4 7 (5.60%) Law
5 2 (1.60%) Marketing
6 1 (0.80%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 28 (22.40%) Software Engineer
2 17 (13.60%) Developer
3 14 (11.20%) Development Engineer
4 12 (9.60%) Graduate
5 10 (8.00%) Graduate Software Engineer
5 10 (8.00%) Consultant
6 9 (7.20%) Project Manager
7 7 (5.60%) Senior Development Engineer
8 6 (4.80%) Security Consultant
8 6 (4.80%) Information Security Consultant
9 5 (4.00%) Security Architect
9 5 (4.00%) Integration Manager
9 5 (4.00%) Architect
9 5 (4.00%) Test Manager
10 4 (3.20%) Ethical Hacker
10 4 (3.20%) Principal Architect
10 4 (3.20%) Linux Engineer
10 4 (3.20%) Analyst
10 4 (3.20%) Tester
10 4 (3.20%) Security Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 33 (26.40%) J2EE
2 28 (22.40%) Qt
2 28 (22.40%) Spring
2 28 (22.40%) EJB
2 28 (22.40%) Hibernate
3 11 (8.80%) XML
4 10 (8.00%) HTML
5 3 (2.40%) Middleware
5 3 (2.40%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
5 3 (2.40%) HTML5
5 3 (2.40%) jQuery
6 2 (1.60%) .NET
7 1 (0.80%) X-Windows
Miscellaneous
1 61 (48.80%) Computer Science
2 28 (22.40%) iPhone
2 28 (22.40%) Mobile App
3 14 (11.20%) Management Information System
4 11 (8.80%) PKI
5 7 (5.60%) Clustering
6 6 (4.80%) Digital Media
7 5 (4.00%) Mathematics
8 1 (0.80%) Open Source
8 1 (0.80%) Social Media
8 1 (0.80%) Blog
8 1 (0.80%) Physics
8 1 (0.80%) Chemistry
8 1 (0.80%) Statistics
Operating Systems
1 28 (22.40%) Android
2 26 (20.80%) Linux
3 16 (12.80%) Windows
4 15 (12.00%) UNIX
5 9 (7.20%) HPUX
6 8 (6.40%) Solaris
7 4 (3.20%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 2 (1.60%) Windows Server 2008
8 2 (1.60%) Windows Server 2003
9 1 (0.80%) VxWorks
9 1 (0.80%) Windows 2000
9 1 (0.80%) Windows XP
9 1 (0.80%) Windows 2000 Server
9 1 (0.80%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 61 (48.80%) Software Engineering
2 32 (25.60%) Agile Software Development
3 30 (24.00%) Web Development
4 29 (23.20%) Information Assurance
5 28 (22.40%) Cyber Security
5 28 (22.40%) Android Development
5 28 (22.40%) iOS Development
5 28 (22.40%) Continuous Integration
6 16 (12.80%) Risk Management
6 16 (12.80%) Programme Management
7 14 (11.20%) Project Management
7 14 (11.20%) Time Management
7 14 (11.20%) Information Security
8 12 (9.60%) Configuration Management
9 11 (8.80%) Penetration Testing
10 9 (7.20%) Security Architecture
10 9 (7.20%) Business Development
11 7 (5.60%) Computer Forensics
11 7 (5.60%) Supply Chain Management
11 7 (5.60%) Continuous Improvement
Programming Languages
1 75 (60.00%) C
2 62 (49.60%) C++
3 49 (39.20%) Java
4 40 (32.00%) SQL
5 18 (14.40%) Python
5 18 (14.40%) C#
6 10 (8.00%) Ada
7 3 (2.40%) Assembly Language
7 3 (2.40%) Perl
7 3 (2.40%) Ruby
8 2 (1.60%) PHP
8 2 (1.60%) Shell Script
8 2 (1.60%) Embedded C
9 1 (0.80%) MATLAB
9 1 (0.80%) Embedded C++
9 1 (0.80%) VB
9 1 (0.80%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 58 (46.40%) DV Cleared
2 34 (27.20%) Degree
3 27 (21.60%) SC Cleared
4 9 (7.20%) CEH
5 7 (5.60%) CISSP
5 7 (5.60%) CISM
6 5 (4.00%) ISSAP
7 2 (1.60%) MCP
7 2 (1.60%) Microsoft Certification
7 2 (1.60%) MCSE
8 1 (0.80%) RHCE
8 1 (0.80%) ISEB
8 1 (0.80%) BC Cleared
8 1 (0.80%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
8 1 (0.80%) LPIC
8 1 (0.80%) MCITP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (8.80%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 4 (3.20%) QA
2 4 (3.20%) SLA
3 3 (2.40%) DO-178B
4 1 (0.80%) TickIT
4 1 (0.80%) IEC 61508
System Software
1 12 (9.60%) Hyper-V
2 5 (4.00%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (1.60%) Snort
3 2 (1.60%) vSphere
3 2 (1.60%) VMware ESX
4 1 (0.80%) NFS
4 1 (0.80%) Active Directory
4 1 (0.80%) Microsoft Virtual Server
Systems Management
1 5 (4.00%) NetBackup
2 1 (0.80%) SCCM
Vendors
1 28 (22.40%) BT
2 12 (9.60%) Microsoft
3 10 (8.00%) HP
4 8 (6.40%) VMware
5 5 (4.00%) Symantec
5 5 (4.00%) Red Hat
6 4 (3.20%) NetApp
7 3 (2.40%) webMethods
7 3 (2.40%) Cisco
7 3 (2.40%) Citrix
7 3 (2.40%) Brocade
8 2 (1.60%) SAP
8 2 (1.60%) Oracle
8 2 (1.60%) Veritas
8 2 (1.60%) JBoss
9 1 (0.80%) IBM
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