The table below looks at the statistics 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 21 February 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
21 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Security Clearance
London / City of London
Rank 185 181 127
Rank change year-on-year
-4 -54
Permanent jobs citing Security Cleared 39 74 221
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 0.78% 1.09% 2.16%
As % of the Qualifications category 3.20% 4.16% 8.48%
Number of salaries quoted 30 70 195
Median salary £43,750 £52,500 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-16.66% -4.54%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,250 £41,000 £38,800
10% offered a salary of more than £72,750 £77,500 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £46,500
% change year-on-year
- -3.22%

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
1218 1778 2605
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 24.39% 26.24% 25.43%
Number of salaries quoted 1105 1585 2207
Median salary £57,500 £55,000 £52,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+4.54% +4.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £35,450 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £100,000 £72,500 £80,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,500

Security Cleared
Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

The demand trend of job ads across the City of London region citing Security Cleared as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in 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 21 February 2017.

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 21 February 2017, IT jobs citing Security Cleared also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the City of London region with a requirement for Security Cleared.

1 31 (39.74%) SC Cleared
2 20 (25.64%) Windows
3 19 (24.36%) Firewall
4 18 (23.08%) DV Cleared
5 17 (21.79%) Linux
5 17 (21.79%) ITIL
6 16 (20.51%) SQL
6 16 (20.51%) Continuous Integration
7 15 (19.23%) Cisco Certification
7 15 (19.23%) Java
8 14 (17.95%) Degree
9 13 (16.67%) Network Security
9 13 (16.67%) Agile Software Development
9 13 (16.67%) Wireless
10 12 (15.38%) Microsoft
11 11 (14.10%) Information Security
12 10 (12.82%) Cisco
12 10 (12.82%) CCNA
12 10 (12.82%) VPN
12 10 (12.82%) HTML
12 10 (12.82%) Unix
12 10 (12.82%) Git (software)
12 10 (12.82%) Cybersecurity
13 9 (11.54%) Jenkins
13 9 (11.54%) SDLC
13 9 (11.54%) Web Services
13 9 (11.54%) SQL Server
13 9 (11.54%) CISSP
14 8 (10.26%) Service Delivery
14 8 (10.26%) Telecoms

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

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 8 (10.26%) JBoss
1 8 (10.26%) Tomcat
1 8 (10.26%) WebLogic
2 7 (8.97%) Apache
3 4 (5.13%) MS Exchange
4 3 (3.85%) Apache ServiceMix
5 2 (2.56%) Alfresco
5 2 (2.56%) Apache Spark
5 2 (2.56%) IIS
5 2 (2.56%) SharePoint
5 2 (2.56%) WebSphere
5 2 (2.56%) WebSphere Application Server
6 1 (1.28%) CMS
6 1 (1.28%) Exchange Server 2010
6 1 (1.28%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 4 (5.13%) MS Excel
2 2 (2.56%) MS Office
2 2 (2.56%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 2 (2.56%) SAP FI
2 1 (1.28%) Temenos T24
Cloud Services
1 7 (8.97%) Amazon AWS
2 5 (6.41%) Microsoft Azure
2 5 (6.41%) SaaS
3 2 (2.56%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 19 (24.36%) Firewall
2 13 (16.67%) Network Security
2 13 (16.67%) Wireless
3 10 (12.82%) VPN
4 8 (10.26%) LAN
5 7 (8.97%) TCP/IP
5 7 (8.97%) WAN
6 6 (7.69%) Broadband
6 6 (7.69%) ISDN
7 5 (6.41%) SSL
8 4 (5.13%) DNS
8 4 (5.13%) Wireless Security
9 3 (3.85%) DHCP
9 3 (3.85%) Wireshark
10 2 (2.56%) Intrusion Detection
10 2 (2.56%) IPsec
11 1 (1.28%) Cisco IPT
11 1 (1.28%) Internet
11 1 (1.28%) Intranet
11 1 (1.28%) IP Telephony
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (11.54%) SQL Server
2 5 (6.41%) MySQL
3 3 (3.85%) NoSQL
3 3 (3.85%) Relational Database
4 2 (2.56%) Big Data
4 2 (2.56%) Hadoop
4 2 (2.56%) Oracle Database
4 2 (2.56%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 2 (2.56%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 1 (1.28%) Oracle ODI
5 1 (1.28%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 10 (12.82%) Git (software)
2 9 (11.54%) Jenkins
3 8 (10.26%) Selenium
4 6 (7.69%) Cucumber
4 6 (7.69%) Subversion
5 4 (5.13%) Atlassian Bamboo
5 4 (5.13%) Gatling
6 3 (3.85%) Burp Suite
6 3 (3.85%) JIRA
6 3 (3.85%) Maven
7 2 (2.56%) Artifactory
7 2 (2.56%) Axure RP
7 2 (2.56%) JMeter
7 2 (2.56%) Metasploit
8 1 (1.28%) Gradle
8 1 (1.28%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
8 1 (1.28%) Talend Open Studio
8 1 (1.28%) Team Foundation Server
8 1 (1.28%) Visual Studio
General
1 8 (10.26%) Telecoms
2 7 (8.97%) Finance
2 7 (8.97%) Manufacturing
3 4 (5.13%) Advertising
4 3 (3.85%) Legal
5 2 (2.56%) Local Government
5 2 (2.56%) Marketing
6 1 (1.28%) Retail
Job Titles
1 16 (20.51%) Analyst
2 9 (11.54%) Support Engineer
3 7 (8.97%) Developer
3 7 (8.97%) Network Analyst
3 7 (8.97%) Security Manager
4 6 (7.69%) Applications Engineer
4 6 (7.69%) Applications Support
4 6 (7.69%) Cisco Analyst
4 6 (7.69%) Cisco Network Analyst
4 6 (7.69%) Penetration Tester
4 6 (7.69%) Tester
5 5 (6.41%) Applications Support Engineer
5 5 (6.41%) IT Engineer
6 4 (5.13%) Architect
6 4 (5.13%) Business Analyst
6 4 (5.13%) Cybersecurity Manager
6 4 (5.13%) Field Engineer
6 4 (5.13%) Project Manager
7 3 (3.85%) Agile Business Analyst
7 3 (3.85%) IT Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (12.82%) HTML
2 9 (11.54%) Web Services
3 6 (7.69%) J2EE
4 5 (6.41%) CSS
5 4 (5.13%) AngularJS
5 4 (5.13%) jQuery
5 4 (5.13%) JSON
6 3 (3.85%) RESTful
6 3 (3.85%) Spring
7 2 (2.56%) .NET
7 2 (2.56%) Ajax
7 2 (2.56%) CSS3
7 2 (2.56%) Gherkin
7 2 (2.56%) Hibernate
7 2 (2.56%) HTML5
7 2 (2.56%) KnockoutJS
7 2 (2.56%) LESS
7 2 (2.56%) RequireJS
7 2 (2.56%) Spring Security
7 2 (2.56%) XHTML
Miscellaneous
1 6 (7.69%) e-Health
2 5 (6.41%) Cyberthreat
3 4 (5.13%) Computer Science
4 3 (3.85%) Analytical Skills
4 3 (3.85%) Blackberry
4 3 (3.85%) CESG
4 3 (3.85%) Enterprise Software
4 3 (3.85%) iPhone
5 2 (2.56%) Clustering
5 2 (2.56%) Cyber Defence
5 2 (2.56%) Mobile App
5 2 (2.56%) PMI
5 2 (2.56%) Security Operations Centre
5 2 (2.56%) User Experience
6 1 (1.28%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
6 1 (1.28%) Life Science
6 1 (1.28%) Management Information System
6 1 (1.28%) Streaming Video
6 1 (1.28%) Video Conferencing
6 1 (1.28%) Video Editing
Operating Systems
1 20 (25.64%) Windows
2 17 (21.79%) Linux
3 10 (12.82%) Unix
4 6 (7.69%) Windows 7
5 5 (6.41%) Windows Server 2008
6 4 (5.13%) Windows Server
7 3 (3.85%) Android
7 3 (3.85%) Windows 8
7 3 (3.85%) Windows Server 2003
7 3 (3.85%) Windows XP
8 2 (2.56%) Windows 10
8 2 (2.56%) Windows Server 2012
9 1 (1.28%) Kali Linux
9 1 (1.28%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (21.79%) ITIL
2 16 (20.51%) Continuous Integration
3 13 (16.67%) Agile Software Development
4 11 (14.10%) Information Security
5 10 (12.82%) Cybersecurity
6 9 (11.54%) SDLC
7 8 (10.26%) Penetration Testing
7 8 (10.26%) Project Management
7 8 (10.26%) Scrum
7 8 (10.26%) Service Delivery
8 7 (8.97%) Network Monitoring
8 7 (8.97%) Open Source
9 6 (7.69%) Configuration Management
9 6 (7.69%) DevOps
9 6 (7.69%) Network Design
9 6 (7.69%) Risk Management
10 5 (6.41%) ERP
10 5 (6.41%) Problem Management
10 5 (6.41%) User Acceptance Testing
10 5 (6.41%) Vulnerability Assessment
Programming Languages
1 16 (20.51%) SQL
2 15 (19.23%) Java
3 8 (10.26%) C
4 7 (8.97%) Ruby
5 6 (7.69%) JavaScript
5 6 (7.69%) Python
5 6 (7.69%) Shell Script
6 4 (5.13%) C++
6 4 (5.13%) PHP
7 3 (3.85%) C#
7 3 (3.85%) Perl
8 2 (2.56%) PowerShell
9 1 (1.28%) Bash Shell
9 1 (1.28%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 31 (39.74%) SC Cleared
2 18 (23.08%) DV Cleared
3 15 (19.23%) Cisco Certification
4 14 (17.95%) Degree
5 10 (12.82%) CCNA
6 9 (11.54%) CISSP
7 8 (10.26%) CHECK Team Leader
7 8 (10.26%) CREST Certified
8 7 (8.97%) SANS
9 6 (7.69%) CHECK Team Member
9 6 (7.69%) CISM
9 6 (7.69%) JNCIA
9 6 (7.69%) JNCIE
9 6 (7.69%) JNCIP
9 6 (7.69%) JNCIS
10 5 (6.41%) ISEB
10 5 (6.41%) OSCP
11 4 (5.13%) CBAP
11 4 (5.13%) CCNP
11 4 (5.13%) CISA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (6.41%) QA
2 4 (5.13%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 1 (1.28%) ISO22301
3 1 (1.28%) ISO27002
3 1 (1.28%) SLA
System Software
1 5 (6.41%) Active Directory
2 2 (2.56%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (1.28%) Hyper-V
3 1 (1.28%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 5 (6.41%) Nessus
2 3 (3.85%) Ansible
2 3 (3.85%) NetBackup
2 3 (3.85%) Netcool
2 3 (3.85%) OpenView Configuration Management
2 3 (3.85%) SCCM
3 2 (2.56%) Puppet
4 1 (1.28%) Cisco CUCM
4 1 (1.28%) Cisco UCCX
4 1 (1.28%) Kubernetes
4 1 (1.28%) Nmap
4 1 (1.28%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 12 (15.38%) Microsoft
2 10 (12.82%) Cisco
3 6 (7.69%) Juniper
4 4 (5.13%) Oracle
5 3 (3.85%) HP
5 3 (3.85%) Intel Security
6 2 (2.56%) BeyondTrust
6 2 (2.56%) Mitel
6 2 (2.56%) SAP
6 2 (2.56%) VMware
7 1 (1.28%) Aastra
7 1 (1.28%) Atlassian
7 1 (1.28%) BMC
7 1 (1.28%) Informatica
7 1 (1.28%) jBASE
7 1 (1.28%) NetApp
7 1 (1.28%) Remedy
7 1 (1.28%) ServiceNow
7 1 (1.28%) Talend
7 1 (1.28%) Temenos
City, London
Ashdown IT
Salary: £35000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
City of London
Pearson Frank
Salary: £40000 - £80000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
City of London
Pearson Frank
Salary: £50000 - £65000 per annum + Negotiable
Posted: 20 hours ago
City, London
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £75,000 - £95,000 + a lucrative package
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £90,000 - £100,000 + Excellent Package
Posted: 5 days ago
City, London
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: Up to £35k - £60k plus competitive package
Posted: 5 days ago
City, London
LA International
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
City, London
Ashdown IT
Salary: £30000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
City, London
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £80,000 - £90,000 + Package + Work from home options
Posted: 5 days ago
City, London
Sanderson
Salary: £30000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: 7 days ago
City, London
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £90,000 - £100,000 + Excellent Package
Posted: 5 days ago
City of London
Churchill Frank
Salary: £60000 - £90000 per annum + Great Benefits
Posted: 21 days ago