The first table below looks at the demand for Security 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 Security Cleared over the 3 months to 18 April 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 City of London region.

Location
3 months to
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Security Clearance
Rank 136 217 192
Rank change year-on-year
+81 -25
Permanent jobs citing Security Cleared 243 100 152
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 1.92% 0.85% 1.09%
As % of the Qualifications category 8.03% 3.40% 4.79%
Number of salaries quoted 210 78 134
Average salary £49,250 £48,750 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+1.02% +2.63%
90% offered a salary of more than £34,900 £30,350 £33,500
10% offered a salary of more than £77,500 £72,500 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £44,000 £42,500 £44,000
% change year-on-year
+3.52% -3.40%
Qualifications Category
City of London
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
3028 2944 3171
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 23.92% 25.03% 22.78%
Number of salaries quoted 2579 2537 2852
Average salary £52,500 £52,000 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+0.96% +4.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £31,200 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £75,500 £72,500 £72,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
Security Cleared
London

Security Cleared
Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

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

Security Cleared Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

Security Cleared
Salary Trend in the City of London

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

Security Cleared Salary Trend in the City of London

Security Cleared
Salary Histogram in the City of London

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Security Cleared across the City of London region over the 3 months to 18 April 2014.

Security Cleared Salary Histogram in the City of London

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

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT jobs across the City of London 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.

1 218 (52.66%) SC Cleared
2 104 (25.12%) ITIL
3 71 (17.15%) Windows
4 65 (15.70%) PRINCE2
4 65 (15.70%) DV Cleared
5 63 (15.22%) Finance
6 57 (13.77%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
7 52 (12.56%) Supplier Management
8 44 (10.63%) Linux
9 43 (10.39%) Cisco
10 42 (10.14%) SQL
11 40 (9.66%) Firewall
12 34 (8.21%) Java
13 32 (7.73%) Microsoft
14 31 (7.49%) UNIX
15 30 (7.25%) Service Management
15 30 (7.25%) Degree
16 28 (6.76%) CheckPoint
17 27 (6.52%) F5
18 26 (6.28%) Oracle
18 26 (6.28%) Cisco Certification
19 25 (6.04%) Juniper
19 25 (6.04%) CCNP
20 24 (5.80%) MS Excel
21 23 (5.56%) Service Delivery
21 23 (5.56%) Software Engineering
22 22 (5.31%) Blue Coat
22 22 (5.31%) Citrix
23 21 (5.07%) VMware
24 20 (4.83%) HP

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

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT jobs across the City of London 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 17 (4.11%) SharePoint
2 15 (3.62%) Apache
3 12 (2.90%) WebLogic
4 8 (1.93%) MS Exchange
4 8 (1.93%) Exchange Server 2010
5 7 (1.69%) SharePoint 2010
5 7 (1.69%) Exchange Server 2003
6 6 (1.45%) Exchange Server 2000
6 6 (1.45%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
7 5 (1.21%) Lync
7 5 (1.21%) Office Communications Server
8 4 (0.97%) WebLogic Portal
8 4 (0.97%) WebLogic Integration
8 4 (0.97%) Tomcat
8 4 (0.97%) AquaLogic Service Bus
9 3 (0.72%) SharePoint 2013
9 3 (0.72%) SAS
9 3 (0.72%) NetWeaver
9 3 (0.72%) Exchange Server 2007
10 2 (0.48%) WebSphere Process Server
Applications
1 24 (5.80%) MS Excel
2 15 (3.62%) MS Office
3 9 (2.17%) MS Visio
4 8 (1.93%) MS PowerPoint
5 4 (0.97%) MS Project
6 3 (0.72%) SPSS
7 2 (0.48%) InfoPath
8 1 (0.24%) PrintSoft PReS
Business Applications
1 5 (1.21%) Oracle EBS
2 3 (0.72%) SAP BPC
2 3 (0.72%) SAP FI/CO
2 3 (0.72%) SAP FI
2 3 (0.72%) SAP MM
2 3 (0.72%) SAP CO
3 2 (0.48%) Remedy ITSM
3 2 (0.48%) Temenos T24
3 2 (0.48%) Oracle BPM
3 2 (0.48%) AquaLogic BPM
4 1 (0.24%) Oracle Payables
4 1 (0.24%) Maximo
4 1 (0.24%) SAP R/3
4 1 (0.24%) Hyperion Planning
4 1 (0.24%) Oracle EBS R12
4 1 (0.24%) Dynamics CRM
4 1 (0.24%) HFM
4 1 (0.24%) RMDS
Cloud Services
1 2 (0.48%) Office 365
2 1 (0.24%) Basecamp
2 1 (0.24%) IaaS
2 1 (0.24%) SaaS
2 1 (0.24%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 40 (9.66%) Firewall
2 16 (3.86%) VPN
3 15 (3.62%) Network Security
4 14 (3.38%) Cisco ASA
4 14 (3.38%) TCP/IP
4 14 (3.38%) SAN
4 14 (3.38%) Wireless
5 12 (2.90%) Cisco PIX
6 7 (1.69%) Unified Communications
7 5 (1.21%) DNS
7 5 (1.21%) DHCP
8 4 (0.97%) SMTP
8 4 (0.97%) LAN
8 4 (0.97%) WAN
9 2 (0.48%) Cisco IOS
9 2 (0.48%) Wireshark
9 2 (0.48%) Internet
9 2 (0.48%) Ethernet
9 2 (0.48%) VoIP
10 1 (0.24%) Cisco Nexus
Database & Business Intelligence
1 19 (4.59%) SQL Server
2 11 (2.66%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 9 (2.17%) MySQL
3 9 (2.17%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 8 (1.93%) PostgreSQL
5 7 (1.69%) SAP BW
6 6 (1.45%) Oracle Database 11g
6 6 (1.45%) Oracle Database
7 5 (1.21%) SQL Server 2008
8 4 (0.97%) BusinessObjects
8 4 (0.97%) Oracle Database 10g
9 3 (0.72%) Big Data
9 3 (0.72%) NoSQL
9 3 (0.72%) Data Mining
10 2 (0.48%) SQL Server 2005
10 2 (0.48%) SQL Server Analysis Services
10 2 (0.48%) SAP BI
10 2 (0.48%) SQL Server 2000
10 2 (0.48%) Data Warehouse
10 2 (0.48%) DTS
Development Applications
1 5 (1.21%) LoadRunner
2 4 (0.97%) Subversion
2 4 (0.97%) Jenkins
3 3 (0.72%) Trac
3 3 (0.72%) JUnit
3 3 (0.72%) Visual Studio
3 3 (0.72%) QuickTest Pro
3 3 (0.72%) ERwin
3 3 (0.72%) JIRA
3 3 (0.72%) Maven
4 2 (0.48%) Git (software)
5 1 (0.24%) MSBuild
5 1 (0.24%) Oracle Forms
5 1 (0.24%) JDeveloper
5 1 (0.24%) Rational Rose
5 1 (0.24%) Toad
5 1 (0.24%) Oracle APEX
5 1 (0.24%) Selenium
5 1 (0.24%) CruiseControl
5 1 (0.24%) NUnit
General
1 63 (15.22%) Finance
2 19 (4.59%) Manufacturing
2 19 (4.59%) Telecoms
3 15 (3.62%) Banking
4 14 (3.38%) Aerospace
5 5 (1.21%) Military
6 4 (0.97%) Marketing
7 3 (0.72%) Automotive
7 3 (0.72%) Law
8 2 (0.48%) Investment Banking
9 1 (0.24%) Electronics
9 1 (0.24%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 61 (14.73%) Project Manager
2 37 (8.94%) Architect
3 36 (8.70%) Consultant
4 32 (7.73%) Developer
5 31 (7.49%) Analyst
6 30 (7.25%) Programme Manager
7 19 (4.59%) Security Specialist
8 17 (4.11%) DBA
9 13 (3.14%) SQL DBA
10 12 (2.90%) SAP Consultant
10 12 (2.90%) Wintel Engineer
10 12 (2.90%) Tester
11 11 (2.66%) Network Engineer
12 10 (2.42%) Systems Administrator
12 10 (2.42%) Administrator
13 9 (2.17%) Software Engineer
13 9 (2.17%) Service Analyst
13 9 (2.17%) Network Architect
13 9 (2.17%) Java Developer
14 8 (1.93%) Infrastructure Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 16 (3.86%) XML
2 15 (3.62%) CSS
2 15 (3.62%) HTML
3 11 (2.66%) .NET
3 11 (2.66%) Spring
4 10 (2.42%) Hibernate
5 9 (2.17%) J2EE
5 9 (2.17%) Ajax
6 8 (1.93%) Middleware
7 6 (1.45%) jQuery
7 6 (1.45%) ASP.NET
7 6 (1.45%) HTML5
8 5 (1.21%) XSL
8 5 (1.21%) LAMP
8 5 (1.21%) Oracle Fusion
8 5 (1.21%) .NET Framework
9 3 (0.72%) ASP.NET MVC
9 3 (0.72%) REST
9 3 (0.72%) ADO.NET
9 3 (0.72%) XHTML
Miscellaneous
1 18 (4.35%) Clustering
2 11 (2.66%) Mathematics
3 9 (2.17%) Open Source
4 7 (1.69%) CESG
5 5 (1.21%) Replication
5 5 (1.21%) Blackberry
6 4 (0.97%) Management Information System
7 3 (0.72%) CMDB
7 3 (0.72%) Statistics
8 2 (0.48%) Firmware
8 2 (0.48%) Enterprise Software
8 2 (0.48%) Mobile App
9 1 (0.24%) SWIFT
9 1 (0.24%) Kindle
9 1 (0.24%) Video on Demand
9 1 (0.24%) Embedded Systems
9 1 (0.24%) GIS
9 1 (0.24%) VHDL
9 1 (0.24%) CLARiiON
9 1 (0.24%) Symmetrix
Operating Systems
1 71 (17.15%) Windows
2 44 (10.63%) Linux
3 31 (7.49%) UNIX
4 16 (3.86%) Windows 7
5 15 (3.62%) Windows 2000
6 14 (3.38%) Solaris
7 9 (2.17%) HPUX
7 9 (2.17%) Windows Server 2003
8 8 (1.93%) Windows Server 2008
9 7 (1.69%) Windows XP
10 6 (1.45%) Ubuntu
10 6 (1.45%) CentOS
10 6 (1.45%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 6 (1.45%) Debian
11 3 (0.72%) Windows 2000 Server
12 1 (0.24%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 104 (25.12%) ITIL
2 65 (15.70%) PRINCE2
3 52 (12.56%) Supplier Management
4 30 (7.25%) Service Management
5 23 (5.56%) Service Delivery
5 23 (5.56%) Software Engineering
6 18 (4.35%) Project Management
7 17 (4.11%) Business Development
8 14 (3.38%) Business Transformation
9 13 (3.14%) Performance Tuning
10 12 (2.90%) Stakeholder Management
11 11 (2.66%) Load Balancing
12 10 (2.42%) Agile Software Development
12 10 (2.42%) Performance Management
12 10 (2.42%) ITSM
12 10 (2.42%) Business Intelligence
12 10 (2.42%) ERP
12 10 (2.42%) Infrastructure Management
13 9 (2.17%) Cyber Security
13 9 (2.17%) Data Modelling
Programming Languages
1 42 (10.14%) SQL
2 34 (8.21%) Java
3 20 (4.83%) JavaScript
4 19 (4.59%) C
4 19 (4.59%) C#
5 14 (3.38%) Perl
5 14 (3.38%) Shell Script
6 12 (2.90%) C++
7 10 (2.42%) PHP
8 9 (2.17%) T-SQL
9 8 (1.93%) VB
10 7 (1.69%) Bash Shell
11 6 (1.45%) Python
12 4 (0.97%) PowerShell
12 4 (0.97%) VB.NET
12 4 (0.97%) PL/SQL
13 2 (0.48%) VB6
13 2 (0.48%) VBA
13 2 (0.48%) WebLogic Scripting Tool
14 1 (0.24%) ABAP
Qualifications
1 218 (52.66%) SC Cleared
2 65 (15.70%) DV Cleared
3 57 (13.77%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
4 30 (7.25%) Degree
5 26 (6.28%) Cisco Certification
6 25 (6.04%) CCNP
7 16 (3.86%) CTC Cleared
8 12 (2.90%) CCDP
9 11 (2.66%) CCNA
10 8 (1.93%) CCSA
10 8 (1.93%) CCSP
10 8 (1.93%) ISEB
11 7 (1.69%) MCP
11 7 (1.69%) Microsoft Certification
11 7 (1.69%) CISSP
12 5 (1.21%) ITIL Certification
13 4 (0.97%) BC Cleared
13 4 (0.97%) CISM
13 4 (0.97%) PRINCE2 Certification
13 4 (0.97%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 19 (4.59%) SLA
2 8 (1.93%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 4 (0.97%) QA
3 4 (0.97%) CESG Infosec
4 2 (0.48%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 14 (3.38%) Active Directory
2 11 (2.66%) XenApp
2 11 (2.66%) VMware Infrastructure
3 6 (1.45%) Postfix
3 6 (1.45%) Sendmail
3 6 (1.45%) vSphere
4 5 (1.21%) Hyper-V
5 4 (0.97%) ProxySG
5 4 (0.97%) Oracle RAC
5 4 (0.97%) vCloud
6 3 (0.72%) NFS
7 2 (0.48%) Snort
7 2 (0.48%) Microsoft Virtual Server
7 2 (0.48%) Terminal Services
7 2 (0.48%) VMware ESX
8 1 (0.24%) Shibboleth
8 1 (0.24%) XenServer
8 1 (0.24%) Oracle RMAN
8 1 (0.24%) Microsoft App-V
Systems Management
1 8 (1.93%) NetBackup
2 5 (1.21%) SCCM
3 4 (0.97%) Data Guard
3 4 (0.97%) HP SIM
3 4 (0.97%) FortiGate
4 3 (0.72%) MAILsweeper
4 3 (0.72%) HP NNM
5 2 (0.48%) Backup Exec
5 2 (0.48%) HP Data Protector
5 2 (0.48%) Norton AntiVirus
5 2 (0.48%) ARCserve
6 1 (0.24%) SCOrch
6 1 (0.24%) HP Operations Orchestration
Vendors
1 43 (10.39%) Cisco
2 32 (7.73%) Microsoft
3 28 (6.76%) CheckPoint
4 27 (6.52%) F5
5 26 (6.28%) Oracle
6 25 (6.04%) Juniper
7 22 (5.31%) Blue Coat
7 22 (5.31%) Citrix
8 21 (5.07%) VMware
9 20 (4.83%) HP
9 20 (4.83%) SAP
10 13 (3.14%) Red Hat
11 12 (2.90%) IBM
12 10 (2.42%) Symantec
13 8 (1.93%) Remedy
13 8 (1.93%) Intel
14 7 (1.69%) McAfee
15 6 (1.45%) NetApp
15 6 (1.45%) EMC
16 5 (1.21%) ArcSight
City, London
Consulting Point
Salary: £45000 - £60000 per annum + benefits, car, pension, bonus
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Executive Recruitment Services (ERS)
Salary: £40000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Atos
Salary: Competitive Salary + Excellent Benefits Package
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Lorien Resourcing
Salary: £80000 - £90000 per annum + Benefits Bonus/Car Allowance/Pension
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Experis IT
Salary: £50000.00 - £60000.00 per annum + benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Consulting Point
Salary: £45000 - £60000 per annum + benefits, car, pension, bonus
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
McGregor Boyall
Salary: £74000 - £75000 per annum + Package
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
McGregor Boyall
Salary: £75000 - £80000 per annum + Package
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
McGregor Boyall
Salary: £70000 - £75000 per annum + Package
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
McGregor Boyall
Salary: £70000 - £75000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
Atos
Salary: Competitive Salary + Excellent Benefits Package
Posted: 21 days ago