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 19 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
19 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Basic Check (BC) Clearance
Rank 825 830 870
Rank change year-on-year
+5 +40
Permanent jobs citing BC Cleared 47 23 11
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.044% 0.023% 0.010%
As % of the Qualifications category 0.16% 0.086% 0.035%
Number of salaries quoted 28 13 6
Average salary £45,000 £42,500 £52,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% -19.04%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £40,000 £24,750
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £70,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £51,250 £42,500 £24,750
% change year-on-year
+20.58% +71.71%
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
28902 26664 31363
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 27.02% 26.72% 28.69%
Number of salaries quoted 22755 22055 26662
Average salary £45,000 £43,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.44% +2.35%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £65,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.50% -

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 19 September 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 19 September 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
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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 -11 22 £36,500 - 1
South East -6 15 £55,000 +18.91% 2
South West -21 8 £21,000 -
North West -22 1 £41,500 -2.35%
East of England -25 1 £32,500 -
BC Cleared
UK

BC Cleared
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 19 September 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 73 (100.00%) Security Cleared
2 42 (57.53%) SC Cleared
3 28 (38.36%) SQL
4 19 (26.03%) Windows
4 19 (26.03%) SharePoint
5 18 (24.66%) Oracle
6 17 (23.29%) C
6 17 (23.29%) Microsoft
7 16 (21.92%) Change Management
7 16 (21.92%) VMware
7 16 (21.92%) VMware Infrastructure
7 16 (21.92%) Degree
8 15 (20.55%) .NET
8 15 (20.55%) UML
9 14 (19.18%) SLA
10 13 (17.81%) MS Excel
10 13 (17.81%) ITIL
10 13 (17.81%) SQL Server
10 13 (17.81%) Software Engineering
10 13 (17.81%) DV Cleared
11 12 (16.44%) WAN
12 11 (15.07%) Management Information System
12 11 (15.07%) LAN
12 11 (15.07%) Linux
12 11 (15.07%) Java
13 10 (13.70%) IIS
13 10 (13.70%) CRM
13 10 (13.70%) Rational DOORS
13 10 (13.70%) WebSphere
13 10 (13.70%) Analytical Skills

BC Cleared
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 19 September 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 19 (26.03%) SharePoint
2 10 (13.70%) IIS
2 10 (13.70%) WebSphere
3 7 (9.59%) Apache
3 7 (9.59%) Tomcat
3 7 (9.59%) WebLogic
3 7 (9.59%) IBM HTTP Server
4 6 (8.22%) Lync
5 4 (5.48%) SharePoint 2010
6 2 (2.74%) CMS
6 2 (2.74%) WebSphere Process Server
6 2 (2.74%) WebSphere Application Server
7 1 (1.37%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
7 1 (1.37%) Drupal
7 1 (1.37%) WordPress
7 1 (1.37%) Sitecore CMS
Applications
1 13 (17.81%) MS Excel
2 4 (5.48%) InfoPath
3 3 (4.11%) Spreadsheet
4 2 (2.74%) MS Office
5 1 (1.37%) MS Project
5 1 (1.37%) MS Visio
5 1 (1.37%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 6 (8.22%) Dynamics CRM
2 4 (5.48%) Maximo
3 2 (2.74%) Oracle EBS
4 1 (1.37%) Google Analytics
Cloud Services
1 2 (2.74%) IBM SmartCloud
Communications & Networking
1 12 (16.44%) WAN
2 11 (15.07%) LAN
3 9 (12.33%) Firewall
4 7 (9.59%) NAS
4 7 (9.59%) SAN
4 7 (9.59%) HTTP
5 5 (6.85%) SSL
6 4 (5.48%) TCP/IP
7 1 (1.37%) VPN
7 1 (1.37%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (17.81%) SQL Server
2 8 (10.96%) Oracle Database
3 4 (5.48%) SQL Server 2008
4 1 (1.37%) Relational Database
4 1 (1.37%) PostgreSQL
4 1 (1.37%) Oracle Database 11g
Development Applications
1 10 (13.70%) Rational DOORS
2 4 (5.48%) Subversion
3 3 (4.11%) Bugzilla
3 3 (4.11%) Rational Rhapsody
4 2 (2.74%) GCC
5 1 (1.37%) Git (software)
5 1 (1.37%) NUnit
5 1 (1.37%) ClearCase
5 1 (1.37%) ClearQuest
General
1 7 (9.59%) Aerospace
2 4 (5.48%) Military
2 4 (5.48%) Marketing
3 3 (4.11%) Manufacturing
4 2 (2.74%) Back Office
4 2 (2.74%) Finance
4 2 (2.74%) Billing
5 1 (1.37%) Retail
Job Titles
1 12 (16.44%) Developer
1 12 (16.44%) Analyst
2 10 (13.70%) Software Engineer
3 7 (9.59%) Senior Developer
3 7 (9.59%) Operations Manager
3 7 (9.59%) Technical Manager
3 7 (9.59%) Technical Operations Manager
4 6 (8.22%) Support Analyst
5 5 (6.85%) Infrastructure Analyst
5 5 (6.85%) Infrastructure Support Analyst
6 4 (5.48%) Senior Applications Developer
6 4 (5.48%) Administrator
6 4 (5.48%) Applications Developer
7 3 (4.11%) Software Developer
7 3 (4.11%) Architect
7 3 (4.11%) Project Manager
7 3 (4.11%) Senior Analyst
7 3 (4.11%) Systems Developer
7 3 (4.11%) Software Test Engineer
7 3 (4.11%) Senior Systems Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (20.55%) .NET
2 5 (6.85%) REST
2 5 (6.85%) SOAP
2 5 (6.85%) XML
2 5 (6.85%) JMS
2 5 (6.85%) WSDL
3 4 (5.48%) Middleware
4 2 (2.74%) LAMP
4 2 (2.74%) HTML
4 2 (2.74%) CSS
5 1 (1.37%) Django
Miscellaneous
1 11 (15.07%) Management Information System
2 10 (13.70%) Analytical Skills
3 8 (10.96%) Computer Science
4 7 (9.59%) CAN bus
5 4 (5.48%) Social Media
6 3 (4.11%) Data Integration
7 2 (2.74%) Statistics
7 2 (2.74%) Mathematics
8 1 (1.37%) Blackberry
8 1 (1.37%) GIS
8 1 (1.37%) Clustering
8 1 (1.37%) CESG
8 1 (1.37%) CESG CLAS
8 1 (1.37%) PKI
8 1 (1.37%) RMADS
Operating Systems
1 19 (26.03%) Windows
2 11 (15.07%) Linux
3 5 (6.85%) UNIX
4 1 (1.37%) HPUX
4 1 (1.37%) Solaris
4 1 (1.37%) Mac OS X
4 1 (1.37%) SUSE
4 1 (1.37%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (21.92%) Change Management
2 15 (20.55%) UML
3 13 (17.81%) ITIL
3 13 (17.81%) Software Engineering
4 10 (13.70%) CRM
5 9 (12.33%) Project Management
5 9 (12.33%) Agile Software Development
6 7 (9.59%) Workflow
6 7 (9.59%) Service Delivery
7 6 (8.22%) Release Management
7 6 (8.22%) Portfolio Management
8 5 (6.85%) Test Management
8 5 (6.85%) Information Assurance
8 5 (6.85%) Requirements Management
8 5 (6.85%) SysML
8 5 (6.85%) TOGAF
8 5 (6.85%) Scrum
9 4 (5.48%) Migration
9 4 (5.48%) Data Analysis
9 4 (5.48%) SOA
Programming Languages
1 28 (38.36%) SQL
2 17 (23.29%) C
3 11 (15.07%) Java
4 7 (9.59%) PHP
5 3 (4.11%) C++
6 1 (1.37%) Python
6 1 (1.37%) C#
Qualifications
1 73 (100.00%) Security Cleared
2 42 (57.53%) SC Cleared
3 16 (21.92%) Degree
4 13 (17.81%) DV Cleared
5 7 (9.59%) CTC Cleared
6 2 (2.74%) SSCP
6 2 (2.74%) GCIA
6 2 (2.74%) GCIH
6 2 (2.74%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
7 1 (1.37%) CEH
7 1 (1.37%) ISSEP
7 1 (1.37%) MCDST
7 1 (1.37%) MCITP
7 1 (1.37%) CISSP
7 1 (1.37%) Microsoft Certification
7 1 (1.37%) A+ Certification
7 1 (1.37%) ITIL Certification
7 1 (1.37%) CISA
7 1 (1.37%) CISM
7 1 (1.37%) CGEIT
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 14 (19.18%) SLA
2 7 (9.59%) DO-178B
3 4 (5.48%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 2 (2.74%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 16 (21.92%) VMware Infrastructure
2 9 (12.33%) Active Directory
3 7 (9.59%) Hyper-V
4 6 (8.22%) XenApp
4 6 (8.22%) VMware ESXi
5 3 (4.11%) vSphere
6 2 (2.74%) Snort
6 2 (2.74%) Microsoft Virtual Server
7 1 (1.37%) vCloud
Systems Management
1 2 (2.74%) SCOM
1 2 (2.74%) HP Data Protector
2 1 (1.37%) SCOrch
2 1 (1.37%) SCCM
Vendors
1 18 (24.66%) Oracle
2 17 (23.29%) Microsoft
3 16 (21.92%) VMware
4 7 (9.59%) JBoss
4 7 (9.59%) Citrix
5 6 (8.22%) IBM
6 4 (5.48%) Nintex
6 4 (5.48%) Salesforce.com
6 4 (5.48%) HP
7 3 (4.11%) ServiceNow
8 2 (2.74%) CheckPoint
8 2 (2.74%) Fortinet
8 2 (2.74%) Blue Coat
8 2 (2.74%) Sourcefire
8 2 (2.74%) Dell
8 2 (2.74%) Cisco
8 2 (2.74%) Symantec
8 2 (2.74%) McAfee
8 2 (2.74%) Websense
8 2 (2.74%) Software AG