The table below looks at the statistics for SC Cleared in IT jobs advertised for the East of England region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited SC Cleared over the 3 months to 12 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
12 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Security Check (SC) Clearance
Rank 174 128 161
Rank change year-on-year
-46 +33
Permanent jobs citing SC Cleared 93 145 94
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 1.32% 1.98% 1.39%
As % of the Qualifications category 4.50% 6.63% 4.35%
Number of salaries quoted 59 116 26
Average salary £55,000 £45,000 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+22.22% -5.26%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £26,000 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £60,750 £75,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £46,500 £43,000
% change year-on-year
-3.22% +8.13%
SC Cleared
England

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

Qualifications Category
East of England
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
2067 2186 2159
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 29.42% 29.84% 31.86%
Number of salaries quoted 1593 1743 1674
Average salary £45,000 £43,900 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.50% +9.75%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £26,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £55,000 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

SC Cleared
Jobs Demand Trend in the East of England

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

SC Cleared Jobs Demand Trend in the East of England

SC Cleared
Salary Trend in the East of England

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

SC Cleared Salary Trend in the East of England

SC Cleared
Salary Histogram in the East of England

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing SC Cleared across the East of England region over the 3 months to 12 February 2016.

SC Cleared Salary Histogram in the East of England

SC Cleared
Job Locations in the East of England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing SC Cleared within the East of England region over the 3 months to 12 February 2016. 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
Hertfordshire -16 62 £62,500 +38.88% 4
Essex -23 10 £48,750 -4.87% 3
Suffolk -8 9 £55,000 +23.59% 1
Cambridgeshire -2 6 £43,627 -20.67% 2
Bedfordshire -6 4 £40,000 +8.10% 4
Norfolk - 2 £53,750 - 1
SC Cleared
England

SC Cleared
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East of England

For the 6 months to 12 February 2016, IT jobs across the East of England 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.

1 196 (100.00%) Security Cleared
2 61 (31.12%) Agile Software Development
3 58 (29.59%) SQL Server
4 53 (27.04%) C
5 51 (26.02%) Java
6 50 (25.51%) SOA
6 50 (25.51%) Continuous Integration
7 49 (25.00%) TDD
8 47 (23.98%) Software Engineering
9 46 (23.47%) Web Services
10 41 (20.92%) ITIL
10 41 (20.92%) Windows
11 40 (20.41%) C#
11 40 (20.41%) SQL
12 39 (19.90%) JUnit
12 39 (19.90%) Spring
12 39 (19.90%) Java EE
12 39 (19.90%) Hibernate
13 37 (18.88%) Firewall
14 36 (18.37%) DV Cleared
15 31 (15.82%) VPN
16 30 (15.31%) Cisco
16 30 (15.31%) .NET
17 29 (14.80%) Wireless
18 28 (14.29%) Google
18 28 (14.29%) Maven
18 28 (14.29%) UML
18 28 (14.29%) OO
18 28 (14.29%) JBoss
18 28 (14.29%) Swing

SC Cleared
Top Related IT Skills in the East of England by Category

For the 6 months to 12 February 2016, IT jobs across the East of England 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 28 (14.29%) JBoss
2 12 (6.12%) Apache
2 12 (6.12%) IIS
2 12 (6.12%) Tomcat
2 12 (6.12%) WebSphere
3 11 (5.61%) SharePoint
3 11 (5.61%) WebLogic
4 6 (3.06%) MS Exchange
5 4 (2.04%) Skype for Business
6 3 (1.53%) IBM Notes
7 2 (1.02%) Exchange Server 2010
8 1 (0.51%) Exchange Server 2013
8 1 (0.51%) IBM Domino
Applications
1 7 (3.57%) MS Excel
2 6 (3.06%) MS Office
2 6 (3.06%) MS Project
3 4 (2.04%) Pro/ENGINEER
3 4 (2.04%) PTC Creo
3 4 (2.04%) Windchill
Business Applications
1 4 (2.04%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 8 (4.08%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (0.51%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 37 (18.88%) Firewall
2 31 (15.82%) VPN
3 29 (14.80%) Wireless
4 24 (12.24%) TCP/IP
5 20 (10.20%) WAN
6 15 (7.65%) LAN
6 15 (7.65%) Network Security
7 14 (7.14%) Broadband
7 14 (7.14%) ISDN
8 12 (6.12%) Bluetooth
9 10 (5.10%) HTTP
10 8 (4.08%) Junos
11 7 (3.57%) Cisco ASA
12 6 (3.06%) Cisco Nexus
13 5 (2.55%) IPsec
13 5 (2.55%) MPLS
13 5 (2.55%) OSPF
13 5 (2.55%) SAN
13 5 (2.55%) SSL
14 3 (1.53%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 58 (29.59%) SQL Server
2 11 (5.61%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 39 (19.90%) JUnit
2 28 (14.29%) Maven
2 28 (14.29%) TeamCity
3 11 (5.61%) DbUnit
4 10 (5.10%) SoapUI
5 7 (3.57%) Rational DOORS
6 4 (2.04%) Team Foundation Server
7 1 (0.51%) HP UFT
7 1 (0.51%) WinRunner
General
1 23 (11.73%) Finance
2 15 (7.65%) Electronics
2 15 (7.65%) Manufacturing
3 13 (6.63%) Military
4 7 (3.57%) Legal
4 7 (3.57%) Retail
5 3 (1.53%) Aerospace
6 2 (1.02%) Back Office
6 2 (1.02%) Banking
7 1 (0.51%) Front Office
7 1 (0.51%) German Language
7 1 (0.51%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 32 (16.33%) Developer
2 25 (12.76%) Consultant
3 22 (11.22%) Support Engineer
4 21 (10.71%) Security Engineer
5 19 (9.69%) Java Developer
6 18 (9.18%) Analyst
7 17 (8.67%) Technical Consultant
8 16 (8.16%) Network Engineer
9 14 (7.14%) Information Security Engineer
10 13 (6.63%) Network Support
11 12 (6.12%) Network Support Engineer
12 11 (5.61%) DV Cleared Technical Consultant
12 11 (5.61%) Juniper Engineer
12 11 (5.61%) SC Cleared Technical Consultant
12 11 (5.61%) Software Engineer
12 11 (5.61%) Software Test Engineer
12 11 (5.61%) Technical Leader
12 11 (5.61%) Test Engineer
13 10 (5.10%) Architect
14 9 (4.59%) Programmer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 46 (23.47%) Web Services
2 39 (19.90%) Hibernate
2 39 (19.90%) Java EE
2 39 (19.90%) Spring
3 30 (15.31%) .NET
4 28 (14.29%) Apache Flex
4 28 (14.29%) GWT
4 28 (14.29%) JMS
4 28 (14.29%) Swing
5 25 (12.76%) HTML
6 17 (8.67%) ASP.NET
7 13 (6.63%) Middleware
8 12 (6.12%) .NET Framework
9 11 (5.61%) EJB
9 11 (5.61%) J2EE
9 11 (5.61%) XML
10 10 (5.10%) ASP.NET MVC
10 10 (5.10%) RESTful
10 10 (5.10%) SOAP
10 10 (5.10%) WCF
Miscellaneous
1 18 (9.18%) CESG
1 18 (9.18%) Management Information System
2 12 (6.12%) e-Health
3 11 (5.61%) Cybercrime
3 11 (5.61%) iPhone
3 11 (5.61%) Visualisation
4 8 (4.08%) Analytical Skills
5 7 (3.57%) Computer Science
6 5 (2.55%) Private Cloud
7 4 (2.04%) Clustering
7 4 (2.04%) Cryptography
7 4 (2.04%) Driving Licence
7 4 (2.04%) PKI
8 3 (1.53%) Freedom of Information
8 3 (1.53%) Smartcard
9 2 (1.02%) Data Centre
9 2 (1.02%) IVR
10 1 (0.51%) EMC VNX
10 1 (0.51%) Mathematics
10 1 (0.51%) VCE vBlock
Operating Systems
1 41 (20.92%) Windows
2 17 (8.67%) Unix
3 16 (8.16%) Windows Server
3 16 (8.16%) Windows Server 2012
4 14 (7.14%) Linux
4 14 (7.14%) Windows Server 2008
5 11 (5.61%) Android
5 11 (5.61%) Windows Phone
6 5 (2.55%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 61 (31.12%) Agile Software Development
2 50 (25.51%) Continuous Integration
2 50 (25.51%) SOA
3 49 (25.00%) TDD
4 47 (23.98%) Software Engineering
5 41 (20.92%) ITIL
6 28 (14.29%) Loose Coupling
6 28 (14.29%) OO
6 28 (14.29%) UML
7 27 (13.78%) Network Design
8 22 (11.22%) Information Security
9 20 (10.20%) Risk Management
9 20 (10.20%) Validation
10 17 (8.67%) User Acceptance Testing
11 15 (7.65%) Information Assurance
11 15 (7.65%) Presales
11 15 (7.65%) Stakeholder Management
12 14 (7.14%) Network Monitoring
12 14 (7.14%) Time Management
13 13 (6.63%) Test Scripting
Programming Languages
1 53 (27.04%) C
2 51 (26.02%) Java
3 40 (20.41%) C#
3 40 (20.41%) SQL
4 25 (12.76%) JavaScript
5 23 (11.73%) C++
5 23 (11.73%) Python
6 12 (6.12%) TTCN
6 12 (6.12%) VB
7 11 (5.61%) Objective-C
8 1 (0.51%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 196 (100.00%) Security Cleared
2 36 (18.37%) DV Cleared
3 27 (13.78%) Cisco Certification
4 19 (9.69%) Degree
5 17 (8.67%) JNCIE
5 17 (8.67%) JNCIP
6 16 (8.16%) JNCIA
6 16 (8.16%) JNCIS
7 15 (7.65%) CISSP
8 14 (7.14%) CCNA
9 13 (6.63%) CCNP
10 12 (6.12%) BPSS Clearance
11 9 (4.59%) CESG Certified Professional
12 8 (4.08%) CCSA
12 8 (4.08%) CCSE
13 5 (2.55%) CCDA
13 5 (2.55%) CCDP
13 5 (2.55%) CCIE
14 4 (2.04%) MCP
15 3 (1.53%) CEH
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 20 (10.20%) SLA
2 4 (2.04%) RMADS
3 1 (0.51%) PCI DSS
3 1 (0.51%) QA
System Software
1 27 (13.78%) Active Directory
2 14 (7.14%) VMware Infrastructure
3 5 (2.55%) Oracle Clusterware
4 2 (1.02%) XenApp
5 1 (0.51%) Docker
5 1 (0.51%) XenDesktop
5 1 (0.51%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 5 (2.55%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
1 5 (2.55%) Oracle ZFS
2 2 (1.02%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
3 1 (0.51%) HP Data Protector
3 1 (0.51%) Nessus
3 1 (0.51%) NetBackup
3 1 (0.51%) Opscode Chef
3 1 (0.51%) Puppet
3 1 (0.51%) QRadar
3 1 (0.51%) SCCM
3 1 (0.51%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
Vendors
1 30 (15.31%) Cisco
2 28 (14.29%) Google
3 27 (13.78%) Microsoft
4 24 (12.24%) Oracle
5 19 (9.69%) Juniper
6 15 (7.65%) VMware
7 13 (6.63%) IBM
8 11 (5.61%) CheckPoint
9 7 (3.57%) LogRhythm
10 6 (3.06%) F5
10 6 (3.06%) Palo Alto
11 5 (2.55%) Northgate
11 5 (2.55%) Sourcefire
12 4 (2.04%) Citrix
12 4 (2.04%) NetApp
12 4 (2.04%) PTC
13 3 (1.53%) Avaya
13 3 (1.53%) Lotus
14 2 (1.02%) HP
14 2 (1.02%) Remedy
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Salary: £35000 - £43000 per annum + On Call £4,000 + Overtime Available
Posted: 4 hours ago
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Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + On Call Over Time £4,500
Posted: 6 hours ago
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Lorien Resourcing
Salary: Competitive + bonus + pension
Posted: 9 hours ago
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Computer People
Salary: £55000.00 - £75000.00 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
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Executive Recruitment Services (ERS)
Posted: 3 days ago
Luton, Bedfordshire
Connectus
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Bedford, Bedfordshire
Polar Recruitment
Salary: £50000 per annum + + Car (7K) + Bonus (7K) + Bens
Posted: 4 days ago
Ipswich, Suffolk
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 35,000 - 75,000 +excellent benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Essex
Nigel Frank International Ltd
Salary: £65000 - £67000 per annum + Car allowance
Posted: 15 days ago
Stevenage
aap3
Salary: £60000.00 - £70000.00 per annum + car allowance + benefits
Posted: 16 days ago
Hertfordshire
Ampersand Consulting
Salary: £65000 - £70000 per annum + Car Allowance, Benfits
Posted: 16 days ago
Norfolk
Ampersand Consulting
Salary: £65000 - £70000 per annum + Car Allowance, Benfits
Posted: 16 days ago
Essex
Ampersand Consulting
Salary: £65000 - £70000 per annum + Car Allowance, Benfits
Posted: 16 days ago
Chelmsford
aap3
Salary: £60000.00 - £650000.00 per annum + car allowance + benefits
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