The table below looks at the statistics for BC Cleared in IT jobs advertised for the England region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited BC Cleared over the 3 months to 23 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
23 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Basic Check (BC) Clearance
Rank 840 827 854
Rank change year-on-year
-13 +27
Permanent jobs citing BC Cleared 33 32 21
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.031% 0.032% 0.020%
As % of the Qualifications category 0.11% 0.12% 0.068%
Number of salaries quoted 24 19 12
Average salary £43,250 £52,500 £55,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-17.61% -4.54%
UK excluding London average salary £55,000 £52,500 £31,000
% change year-on-year
+4.76% +69.35%
BC Cleared
UK

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

Qualifications Category
England
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
29110 26561 30739
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 27.21% 26.55% 28.83%
Number of salaries quoted 23190 21894 25831
Average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% +1.19%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £27,500 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £65,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -

BC Cleared
Jobs Demand Trend in England

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

BC Cleared Jobs Demand Trend in England

BC Cleared
Salary Trend in England

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

BC Cleared Salary Trend in England

BC Cleared
Salary Histogram in England

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing BC Cleared across the England region over the 3 months to 23 October 2014.

BC Cleared Salary Histogram in England

BC Cleared
Job Locations in England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing BC Cleared within the England region over the 3 months to 23 October 2014. 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
London +1 18 £32,500 +54.76% 2
South East -12 13 £62,500 +19.04% 3
North West -33 1 £41,500 -2.35% 1
South West - 1 £21,000 - 1
BC Cleared
UK

BC Cleared
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 23 October 2014, IT jobs across the England region citing BC 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 BC Cleared.

1 72 (100.00%) Security Cleared
2 45 (62.50%) SC Cleared
3 29 (40.28%) SQL
4 20 (27.78%) SharePoint
5 19 (26.39%) Windows
5 19 (26.39%) Microsoft
6 18 (25.00%) VMware
6 18 (25.00%) VMware Infrastructure
7 17 (23.61%) Change Management
7 17 (23.61%) C
8 16 (22.22%) Oracle
8 16 (22.22%) Degree
9 15 (20.83%) .NET
9 15 (20.83%) UML
9 15 (20.83%) MS Excel
9 15 (20.83%) SLA
10 14 (19.44%) WAN
10 14 (19.44%) ITIL
11 13 (18.06%) SQL Server
11 13 (18.06%) LAN
11 13 (18.06%) Software Engineering
12 12 (16.67%) DV Cleared
13 11 (15.28%) Management Information System
13 11 (15.28%) Active Directory
13 11 (15.28%) CRM
14 10 (13.89%) IIS
14 10 (13.89%) Java
14 10 (13.89%) Rational DOORS
14 10 (13.89%) Analytical Skills
15 9 (12.50%) NAS

BC Cleared
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 23 October 2014, IT jobs across the England region citing BC 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 BC Cleared. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 20 (27.78%) SharePoint
2 10 (13.89%) IIS
3 9 (12.50%) WebSphere
4 7 (9.72%) IBM HTTP Server
4 7 (9.72%) JBoss
4 7 (9.72%) Apache
4 7 (9.72%) Tomcat
4 7 (9.72%) WebLogic
4 7 (9.72%) Lync
5 4 (5.56%) SharePoint 2010
6 2 (2.78%) CMS
6 2 (2.78%) WebSphere Process Server
6 2 (2.78%) WebSphere Application Server
7 1 (1.39%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
7 1 (1.39%) Drupal
7 1 (1.39%) WordPress
7 1 (1.39%) Sitecore CMS
Applications
1 15 (20.83%) MS Excel
2 4 (5.56%) InfoPath
3 2 (2.78%) Spreadsheet
3 2 (2.78%) MS Office
4 1 (1.39%) MS Project
4 1 (1.39%) MS Visio
4 1 (1.39%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 7 (9.72%) Dynamics CRM
2 4 (5.56%) Maximo
3 1 (1.39%) Oracle EBS
3 1 (1.39%) Google Analytics
Cloud Services
1 2 (2.78%) IBM SmartCloud
Communications & Networking
1 14 (19.44%) WAN
2 13 (18.06%) LAN
3 9 (12.50%) SAN
3 9 (12.50%) Firewall
3 9 (12.50%) NAS
4 7 (9.72%) HTTP
5 5 (6.94%) TCP/IP
5 5 (6.94%) SSL
6 1 (1.39%) DHCP
6 1 (1.39%) VPN
6 1 (1.39%) DNS
6 1 (1.39%) Fibre Channel
6 1 (1.39%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (18.06%) SQL Server
2 7 (9.72%) Oracle Database
3 4 (5.56%) SQL Server 2008
4 1 (1.39%) Relational Database
4 1 (1.39%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 10 (13.89%) Rational DOORS
2 4 (5.56%) Subversion
3 3 (4.17%) Bugzilla
3 3 (4.17%) Rational Rhapsody
4 2 (2.78%) GCC
5 1 (1.39%) Git (software)
5 1 (1.39%) NUnit
5 1 (1.39%) ClearCase
5 1 (1.39%) ClearQuest
General
1 7 (9.72%) Aerospace
2 4 (5.56%) Military
2 4 (5.56%) Marketing
3 3 (4.17%) Manufacturing
4 2 (2.78%) Back Office
4 2 (2.78%) Billing
5 1 (1.39%) Retail
5 1 (1.39%) Finance
Job Titles
1 12 (16.67%) Developer
1 12 (16.67%) Analyst
2 10 (13.89%) Software Engineer
3 7 (9.72%) Senior Developer
3 7 (9.72%) Operations Manager
3 7 (9.72%) Technical Manager
3 7 (9.72%) Technical Operations Manager
4 6 (8.33%) Infrastructure Support Analyst
4 6 (8.33%) Infrastructure Analyst
4 6 (8.33%) Support Analyst
5 4 (5.56%) Applications Developer
5 4 (5.56%) Administrator
5 4 (5.56%) Senior Applications Developer
6 3 (4.17%) Test Engineer
6 3 (4.17%) Senior Systems Developer
6 3 (4.17%) Database Architect
6 3 (4.17%) 2nd Line Support
6 3 (4.17%) Senior Analyst
6 3 (4.17%) Systems Developer
6 3 (4.17%) Software Test Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (20.83%) .NET
2 5 (6.94%) REST
2 5 (6.94%) SOAP
2 5 (6.94%) XML
2 5 (6.94%) JMS
2 5 (6.94%) WSDL
3 4 (5.56%) Middleware
4 2 (2.78%) LAMP
4 2 (2.78%) HTML
4 2 (2.78%) CSS
5 1 (1.39%) Django
Miscellaneous
1 11 (15.28%) Management Information System
2 10 (13.89%) Analytical Skills
3 8 (11.11%) Computer Science
4 7 (9.72%) CAN bus
5 4 (5.56%) Social Media
6 3 (4.17%) Data Integration
7 2 (2.78%) PKI
7 2 (2.78%) Statistics
7 2 (2.78%) Mathematics
8 1 (1.39%) RMADS
8 1 (1.39%) Replication
8 1 (1.39%) Clustering
8 1 (1.39%) CESG
8 1 (1.39%) CESG CLAS
8 1 (1.39%) Blackberry
8 1 (1.39%) Algorithms
Operating Systems
1 19 (26.39%) Windows
2 8 (11.11%) Linux
3 3 (4.17%) UNIX
4 2 (2.78%) Windows Server 2008
5 1 (1.39%) Windows Server 2012
5 1 (1.39%) Mac OS X
5 1 (1.39%) SUSE
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (23.61%) Change Management
2 15 (20.83%) UML
3 14 (19.44%) ITIL
4 13 (18.06%) Software Engineering
5 11 (15.28%) CRM
6 9 (12.50%) Project Management
6 9 (12.50%) Agile Software Development
7 7 (9.72%) Workflow
8 6 (8.33%) Service Delivery
8 6 (8.33%) Portfolio Management
9 5 (6.94%) Test Management
9 5 (6.94%) SysML
9 5 (6.94%) Release Management
9 5 (6.94%) Information Assurance
9 5 (6.94%) Requirements Management
9 5 (6.94%) Scrum
9 5 (6.94%) TOGAF
10 4 (5.56%) Migration
10 4 (5.56%) Project Planning
10 4 (5.56%) Data Analysis
Programming Languages
1 29 (40.28%) SQL
2 17 (23.61%) C
3 10 (13.89%) Java
4 7 (9.72%) PHP
5 3 (4.17%) C++
6 1 (1.39%) Python
6 1 (1.39%) PowerShell
6 1 (1.39%) C#
Qualifications
1 72 (100.00%) Security Cleared
2 45 (62.50%) SC Cleared
3 16 (22.22%) Degree
4 12 (16.67%) DV Cleared
5 7 (9.72%) CTC Cleared
6 2 (2.78%) SSCP
6 2 (2.78%) GCIA
6 2 (2.78%) GCIH
6 2 (2.78%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
7 1 (1.39%) CEH
7 1 (1.39%) ISSEP
7 1 (1.39%) MCDST
7 1 (1.39%) MCITP
7 1 (1.39%) CISSP
7 1 (1.39%) Microsoft Certification
7 1 (1.39%) A+ Certification
7 1 (1.39%) ITIL Certification
7 1 (1.39%) CISA
7 1 (1.39%) CISM
7 1 (1.39%) CGEIT
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 15 (20.83%) SLA
2 7 (9.72%) DO-178B
3 4 (5.56%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 2 (2.78%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 18 (25.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 11 (15.28%) Active Directory
3 8 (11.11%) VMware ESXi
4 7 (9.72%) Hyper-V
4 7 (9.72%) XenApp
5 3 (4.17%) vSphere
6 2 (2.78%) Snort
6 2 (2.78%) Microsoft Virtual Server
7 1 (1.39%) vCloud
Systems Management
1 3 (4.17%) SCOM
2 2 (2.78%) SCOrch
2 2 (2.78%) SCCM
3 1 (1.39%) EMC NetWorker
Vendors
1 19 (26.39%) Microsoft
2 18 (25.00%) VMware
3 16 (22.22%) Oracle
4 8 (11.11%) Citrix
5 6 (8.33%) IBM
6 4 (5.56%) Salesforce.com
6 4 (5.56%) Nintex
7 3 (4.17%) ServiceNow
7 3 (4.17%) HP
8 2 (2.78%) Dell
8 2 (2.78%) Sun
8 2 (2.78%) Cisco
8 2 (2.78%) Symantec
8 2 (2.78%) McAfee
8 2 (2.78%) Websense
8 2 (2.78%) Software AG
8 2 (2.78%) Juniper
8 2 (2.78%) CheckPoint
8 2 (2.78%) Fortinet
8 2 (2.78%) Blue Coat
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