The table below looks at the statistics for SC Cleared in IT jobs advertised for the City of London region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited SC Cleared over the 3 months to 28 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Security Check (SC) Clearance
Rank 216 219 264
Rank change year-on-year
+3 +45
Permanent jobs citing SC Cleared 87 111 60
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 0.90% 0.95% 0.51%
As % of the Qualifications category 3.81% 3.76% 2.26%
Number of salaries quoted 78 86 46
Average salary £55,000 £55,000 £48,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +12.82%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £40,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £73,250 £77,500 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £50,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
-10.00% +11.11%
SC Cleared
London

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

Qualifications Category
City of London
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
2281 2956 2657
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 23.58% 25.20% 22.47%
Number of salaries quoted 1968 2418 2354
Average salary £55,000 £50,000 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+10.00% -
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £75,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.40% +3.75%

SC Cleared
Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

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

SC Cleared Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

SC Cleared
Salary Trend in the City of London

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing SC Cleared across the City of London region.

SC Cleared Salary Trend in the City of London

SC Cleared
Salary Histogram in the City of London

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing SC Cleared across the City of London region over the 3 months to 28 August 2015.

SC Cleared Salary Histogram in the City of London

SC Cleared
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the City of London

For the 6 months to 28 August 2015, IT jobs across the City of London region citing SC 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 SC Cleared.

1 174 (100.00%) Security Cleared
2 63 (36.21%) Cisco
3 49 (28.16%) Firewall
4 48 (27.59%) Cisco Certification
5 35 (20.11%) LAN
6 34 (19.54%) Microsoft
7 33 (18.97%) WAN
8 31 (17.82%) CCNA
8 31 (17.82%) ITIL
9 30 (17.24%) CheckPoint
9 30 (17.24%) Finance
10 29 (16.67%) Windows
11 27 (15.52%) Agile Software Development
12 26 (14.94%) DV Cleared
13 25 (14.37%) Telecoms
14 22 (12.64%) VMware
14 22 (12.64%) Juniper
14 22 (12.64%) CCNP
14 22 (12.64%) Analytical Skills
15 20 (11.49%) Software Testing
15 20 (11.49%) ISTQB
16 19 (10.92%) Degree
17 18 (10.34%) QA
18 17 (9.77%) VMware Infrastructure
18 17 (9.77%) ISEB
18 17 (9.77%) SLA
18 17 (9.77%) Wireless
19 16 (9.20%) PRINCE2
19 16 (9.20%) HP
19 16 (9.20%) F5

SC Cleared
Top Related IT Skills in the City of London by Category

For the 6 months to 28 August 2015, IT jobs across the City of London region citing SC 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 SC Cleared. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 6 (3.45%) IIS
1 6 (3.45%) MS Exchange
1 6 (3.45%) Lync
2 5 (2.87%) SharePoint
3 4 (2.30%) WebLogic
3 4 (2.30%) JBoss
3 4 (2.30%) Exchange Server 2003
3 4 (2.30%) WebSphere
3 4 (2.30%) Exchange Server 2010
3 4 (2.30%) Exchange Server 2007
4 3 (1.72%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
5 2 (1.15%) Exchange Server 2000
5 2 (1.15%) Confluence
5 2 (1.15%) Exchange Server 2013
6 1 (0.57%) Elasticsearch
6 1 (0.57%) SharePoint 2013
6 1 (0.57%) SharePoint 2010
6 1 (0.57%) Office Communications Server
6 1 (0.57%) MS Project Server
6 1 (0.57%) Apache
Applications
1 13 (7.47%) MS Excel
2 8 (4.60%) MS Office
3 1 (0.57%) MS Project
3 1 (0.57%) InfoPath
Business Applications
1 1 (0.57%) Oracle Payroll
1 1 (0.57%) HFM
1 1 (0.57%) Oracle iRecruitment
1 1 (0.57%) Dynamics CRM
1 1 (0.57%) Dynamics AX
1 1 (0.57%) Remedy ITSM
1 1 (0.57%) Oracle EBS R12
Cloud Services
1 4 (2.30%) SaaS
2 2 (1.15%) Office 365
3 1 (0.57%) IaaS
3 1 (0.57%) PaaS
3 1 (0.57%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 49 (28.16%) Firewall
2 35 (20.11%) LAN
3 33 (18.97%) WAN
4 17 (9.77%) Wireless
5 13 (7.47%) Network Security
6 12 (6.90%) VoIP
7 11 (6.32%) Cisco ASA
8 10 (5.75%) Cisco Nexus
8 10 (5.75%) DNS
9 8 (4.60%) SAN
10 7 (4.02%) DHCP
11 6 (3.45%) TCP/IP
12 5 (2.87%) Broadband
12 5 (2.87%) OSPF
12 5 (2.87%) BGP
12 5 (2.87%) EIGRP
13 3 (1.72%) OpenVPN
13 3 (1.72%) Wireless Security
13 3 (1.72%) Wi-Fi
13 3 (1.72%) Gigabit Ethernet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (3.45%) Data Warehouse
2 5 (2.87%) SQL Server
3 4 (2.30%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 4 (2.30%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 4 (2.30%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 3 (1.72%) SQL Server 2008
4 3 (1.72%) Big Data
5 2 (1.15%) SQL Server 2005
5 2 (1.15%) OLAP
6 1 (0.57%) Oracle Database
6 1 (0.57%) Oracle Database 11g
6 1 (0.57%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 15 (8.62%) Selenium
2 13 (7.47%) FitNesse
2 13 (7.47%) JUnit
2 13 (7.47%) NUnit
3 6 (3.45%) Rational Performance Tester
4 3 (1.72%) JIRA
5 2 (1.15%) WebDriver
5 2 (1.15%) Cucumber
5 2 (1.15%) FishEye
6 1 (0.57%) SpecFlow
6 1 (0.57%) Atlassian Bamboo
General
1 30 (17.24%) Finance
2 25 (14.37%) Telecoms
3 12 (6.90%) Banking
4 4 (2.30%) Retail
5 2 (1.15%) Local Government
5 2 (1.15%) Marketing
5 2 (1.15%) Legal
6 1 (0.57%) Manufacturing
6 1 (0.57%) Back Office
6 1 (0.57%) Aerospace
Job Titles
1 17 (9.77%) Consultant
1 17 (9.77%) Network Engineer
2 12 (6.90%) Architect
2 12 (6.90%) Analyst
3 10 (5.75%) Systems Administrator
3 10 (5.75%) Administrator
4 9 (5.17%) Tester
4 9 (5.17%) Programme Manager
4 9 (5.17%) Test Manager
4 9 (5.17%) Technical Engineer
5 8 (4.60%) Project Manager
5 8 (4.60%) Developer
5 8 (4.60%) Field Engineer
5 8 (4.60%) Support Engineer
5 8 (4.60%) Programme Test Manager
6 6 (3.45%) Systems Engineer
6 6 (3.45%) Business Analyst
6 6 (3.45%) Performance Tester
7 4 (2.30%) Java Developer
7 4 (2.30%) Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (7.47%) SOAP
1 13 (7.47%) REST
2 11 (6.32%) Apache CXF
3 9 (5.17%) Web Services
4 7 (4.02%) .NET
5 5 (2.87%) J2EE
6 4 (2.30%) HTML
6 4 (2.30%) CSS
6 4 (2.30%) XML
6 4 (2.30%) AngularJS
6 4 (2.30%) JSON
6 4 (2.30%) jQuery
7 1 (0.57%) .NET Framework
7 1 (0.57%) COM
Miscellaneous
1 22 (12.64%) Analytical Skills
2 11 (6.32%) User Experience
3 5 (2.87%) Clustering
3 5 (2.87%) Data Centre
4 4 (2.30%) EMC VNX
4 4 (2.30%) Blackberry
4 4 (2.30%) Management Information System
5 3 (1.72%) CESG
5 3 (1.72%) PKI
6 2 (1.15%) Enterprise Software
6 2 (1.15%) Computer Science
6 2 (1.15%) Social Network
7 1 (0.57%) RMADS
7 1 (0.57%) Social Media
7 1 (0.57%) Mobile App
7 1 (0.57%) Statistics
7 1 (0.57%) SCADA
7 1 (0.57%) Mathematics
7 1 (0.57%) Psychology
7 1 (0.57%) CESG CLAS
Operating Systems
1 29 (16.67%) Windows
2 15 (8.62%) Linux
3 7 (4.02%) Windows Server 2008
4 4 (2.30%) UNIX
4 4 (2.30%) Windows Server 2003
5 3 (1.72%) Windows Server 2012
6 1 (0.57%) Windows 7
6 1 (0.57%) Windows 8
6 1 (0.57%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 31 (17.82%) ITIL
2 27 (15.52%) Agile Software Development
3 20 (11.49%) Software Testing
4 16 (9.20%) PRINCE2
5 15 (8.62%) Information Security
5 15 (8.62%) Open Source
5 15 (8.62%) BDD
6 14 (8.05%) Test Automation
7 13 (7.47%) Project Management
7 13 (7.47%) Cyber Security
8 12 (6.90%) Service Management
8 12 (6.90%) Test Strategy
9 11 (6.32%) Performance Testing
9 11 (6.32%) User Stories
10 10 (5.75%) Integration Testing
10 10 (5.75%) Test Management
10 10 (5.75%) Service Delivery
10 10 (5.75%) Stakeholder Management
11 9 (5.17%) User Acceptance Testing
12 8 (4.60%) Network Design
Programming Languages
1 14 (8.05%) SQL
2 12 (6.90%) Java
3 7 (4.02%) C#
4 6 (3.45%) PowerShell
5 4 (2.30%) Shell Script
5 4 (2.30%) C++
5 4 (2.30%) JavaScript
6 3 (1.72%) PL/SQL
7 2 (1.15%) C
7 2 (1.15%) VBScript
7 2 (1.15%) PHP
8 1 (0.57%) Ruby
8 1 (0.57%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 174 (100.00%) Security Cleared
2 48 (27.59%) Cisco Certification
3 31 (17.82%) CCNA
4 26 (14.94%) DV Cleared
5 22 (12.64%) CCNP
6 20 (11.49%) ISTQB
7 19 (10.92%) Degree
8 17 (9.77%) ISEB
9 9 (5.17%) ISEB Practitioner
10 8 (4.60%) CCDP
11 7 (4.02%) CCIE
11 7 (4.02%) CISSP
12 4 (2.30%) Microsoft Certification
13 3 (1.72%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
14 2 (1.15%) MCITP
14 2 (1.15%) CEH
14 2 (1.15%) GCIA
14 2 (1.15%) GCIH
14 2 (1.15%) PMP
14 2 (1.15%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 18 (10.34%) QA
2 17 (9.77%) SLA
3 3 (1.72%) PCI DSS
4 2 (1.15%) Sarbanes-Oxley
5 1 (0.57%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 17 (9.77%) VMware Infrastructure
2 14 (8.05%) Active Directory
3 8 (4.60%) Hyper-V
4 5 (2.87%) XenApp
5 4 (2.30%) Snort
6 3 (1.72%) VMware ESX
6 3 (1.72%) Terminal Services
6 3 (1.72%) EMC RecoverPoint
6 3 (1.72%) vSphere
6 3 (1.72%) vCloud
7 2 (1.15%) pfSense
7 2 (1.15%) Firmware
7 2 (1.15%) Microsoft Virtual Server
7 2 (1.15%) Citrix Presentation Server
8 1 (0.57%) VMware Workstation
8 1 (0.57%) ISA Server
8 1 (0.57%) Forefront TMG
8 1 (0.57%) OpenSIPS
8 1 (0.57%) XenServer
8 1 (0.57%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 6 (3.45%) SCCM
2 5 (2.87%) SCOM
2 5 (2.87%) NetBackup
3 3 (1.72%) Backup Exec
3 3 (1.72%) Nessus
3 3 (1.72%) SCVMM
3 3 (1.72%) OSSEC
3 3 (1.72%) Puppet
3 3 (1.72%) Cisco Prime
4 2 (1.15%) Forefront Identity Manager
4 2 (1.15%) WSUS
4 2 (1.15%) Nagios
4 2 (1.15%) ARCserve
4 2 (1.15%) Norton AntiVirus
5 1 (0.57%) OpenView
5 1 (0.57%) MOM
5 1 (0.57%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 63 (36.21%) Cisco
2 34 (19.54%) Microsoft
3 30 (17.24%) CheckPoint
4 22 (12.64%) VMware
4 22 (12.64%) Juniper
5 16 (9.20%) HP
5 16 (9.20%) F5
6 12 (6.90%) McAfee
7 8 (4.60%) Citrix
8 7 (4.02%) NetApp
8 7 (4.02%) Oracle
8 7 (4.02%) Symantec
8 7 (4.02%) Blue Coat
9 6 (3.45%) Mitel
9 6 (3.45%) NetScout
9 6 (3.45%) Fortinet
9 6 (3.45%) ProCurve
9 6 (3.45%) Riverbed
9 6 (3.45%) Avaya
9 6 (3.45%) Aruba
City, London
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £35,000 - £55,000 plus outstanding package
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Executive Recruitment Services (ERS)
Salary: £62000 - £73500 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Executive Recruitment Services (ERS)
Salary: £62000 - £73500 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 55,000 - 70000 + excellent benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
City, London
Sogeti
Salary: Competitive Salary + Flexible Benefits Package
Posted: 12 days ago
City of London
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £75000 - £85000 per annum + Package
Posted: 18 days ago
City, London
Kainos Software
Salary: From £70,000 to £100,000 per annum 10% Bonus, Pernsion + Superb benefi
Posted: 23 days ago
City, London
Kainos Software
Salary: From £80,000 to £110,000 per annum £10,000 Bonus and superb benefits
Posted: 23 days ago
City, London
Kainos Software
Salary: From £70,000 to £85,000 per annum 10% Bonus and excellent benefits
Posted: 23 days ago
City, London
Kainos Software
Salary: From £38,000 to £52,000 per annum with superb benefits
Posted: 23 days ago
City, London
Kainos Software
Salary: From £70,000 to £100,000 per annum 10% Bonus, Pernsion + Superb benefi
Posted: 23 days ago