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 3 September 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
3 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Basic Check (BC) Clearance
Rank 853 834 843
Rank change year-on-year
-19 +9
Permanent jobs citing BC Cleared 13 53 15
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.013% 0.049% 0.015%
As % of the Qualifications category 0.047% 0.18% 0.056%
Number of salaries quoted 9 30 8
Average salary £50,000 £41,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+21.95% -3.52%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,300 £27,500 £40,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,600 £62,500 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £47,500 £47,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
- +11.76%
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
27547 29117 26991
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 27.08% 26.97% 26.92%
Number of salaries quoted 22463 22826 22187
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £44,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +2.27%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £65,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.40% +3.75%

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 3 September 2015.

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 3 September 2015. 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
South East -5 4 £47,500 -13.63%
West Midlands - 4 - -
London -11 3 £57,000 +56.16%
South West -15 2 £35,750 +70.23%
BC Cleared
UK

BC Cleared
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 3 September 2015, 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 32 (100.00%) Security Cleared
2 15 (46.88%) Windows
3 11 (34.38%) ITIL
4 10 (31.25%) Service Delivery
5 9 (28.13%) Microsoft
5 9 (28.13%) Finance
6 8 (25.00%) SC Cleared
6 8 (25.00%) ITIL Certification
6 8 (25.00%) MS Excel
7 7 (21.88%) UNIX
7 7 (21.88%) VMware
8 6 (18.75%) Manufacturing
8 6 (18.75%) Windows Server 2008
8 6 (18.75%) Service Management
8 6 (18.75%) Continuous Improvement
9 5 (15.63%) Windows Server 2012
9 5 (15.63%) Change Management
9 5 (15.63%) Firewall
9 5 (15.63%) SLA
9 5 (15.63%) Cisco
9 5 (15.63%) ISO 9001
9 5 (15.63%) SAP
9 5 (15.63%) C++
9 5 (15.63%) Publishing
9 5 (15.63%) Telecoms
9 5 (15.63%) Retail
9 5 (15.63%) Software Engineering
10 4 (12.50%) WAN
10 4 (12.50%) Management Information System
10 4 (12.50%) C

BC Cleared
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 3 September 2015, 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 2 (6.25%) JBoss
1 2 (6.25%) Tomcat
1 2 (6.25%) Alfresco
2 1 (3.13%) nginx
2 1 (3.13%) Confluence
2 1 (3.13%) Lync
2 1 (3.13%) SharePoint
2 1 (3.13%) CMS
Applications
1 8 (25.00%) MS Excel
2 4 (12.50%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (3.13%) Oracle 11i
1 1 (3.13%) Oracle EBS
1 1 (3.13%) Oracle EBS R12
Cloud Services
1 1 (3.13%) Cloud Computing
1 1 (3.13%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 5 (15.63%) Firewall
2 4 (12.50%) LAN
2 4 (12.50%) WAN
3 3 (9.38%) TCP/IP
3 3 (9.38%) VPN
4 2 (6.25%) DNS
4 2 (6.25%) Network Security
5 1 (3.13%) HTTPS
5 1 (3.13%) SSL
5 1 (3.13%) DWDM
5 1 (3.13%) DHCP
5 1 (3.13%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (6.25%) PostgreSQL
2 1 (3.13%) Hadoop
2 1 (3.13%) Relational Database
2 1 (3.13%) MySQL
2 1 (3.13%) SQL Server
2 1 (3.13%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 1 (3.13%) Maven
1 1 (3.13%) JIRA
1 1 (3.13%) Git (software)
1 1 (3.13%) GCC
1 1 (3.13%) Artifactory
1 1 (3.13%) Jenkins
General
1 9 (28.13%) Finance
2 6 (18.75%) Manufacturing
3 5 (15.63%) Publishing
3 5 (15.63%) Retail
3 5 (15.63%) Telecoms
4 3 (9.38%) Marketing
5 2 (6.25%) Law
6 1 (3.13%) Aerospace
6 1 (3.13%) Military
Job Titles
1 4 (12.50%) Developer
1 4 (12.50%) Analyst
1 4 (12.50%) Administrator
1 4 (12.50%) Services Delivery Manager
1 4 (12.50%) Service Manager
1 4 (12.50%) Delivery Manager
2 3 (9.38%) 3rd Line Support
2 3 (9.38%) Senior Developer
2 3 (9.38%) C++ Developer
2 3 (9.38%) Network Administrator
2 3 (9.38%) Network Support
2 3 (9.38%) Senior C++ Developer
3 2 (6.25%) Senior Software Developer
3 2 (6.25%) Software Developer
3 2 (6.25%) C++ Software Developer
4 1 (3.13%) Storage Specialist
4 1 (3.13%) Coordinator
4 1 (3.13%) Architect
4 1 (3.13%) Project Manager
4 1 (3.13%) Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (6.25%) HTML
1 2 (6.25%) STL
2 1 (3.13%) POSIX
Miscellaneous
1 4 (12.50%) Management Information System
2 3 (9.38%) BBC
2 3 (9.38%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (9.38%) Data Centre
3 2 (6.25%) Device Driver
4 1 (3.13%) PKI
4 1 (3.13%) Blog
Operating Systems
1 15 (46.88%) Windows
2 7 (21.88%) UNIX
3 6 (18.75%) Windows Server 2008
4 5 (15.63%) Windows Server 2012
5 4 (12.50%) Linux
6 3 (9.38%) Solaris
7 2 (6.25%) Ubuntu
8 1 (3.13%) Android
8 1 (3.13%) SUSE
8 1 (3.13%) AIX
8 1 (3.13%) HPUX
8 1 (3.13%) Windows 7
8 1 (3.13%) Apple iOS
8 1 (3.13%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (34.38%) ITIL
2 10 (31.25%) Service Delivery
3 6 (18.75%) Service Management
3 6 (18.75%) Continuous Improvement
4 5 (15.63%) Change Management
4 5 (15.63%) Software Engineering
5 4 (12.50%) Quality Management
5 4 (12.50%) SDLC
6 3 (9.38%) Cyber Security
6 3 (9.38%) OO
6 3 (9.38%) OOD
6 3 (9.38%) Requirements Analysis
6 3 (9.38%) Multithreading
6 3 (9.38%) Open Source
7 2 (6.25%) Memory Management
7 2 (6.25%) Information Assurance
7 2 (6.25%) Unit Testing
7 2 (6.25%) Agile Software Development
7 2 (6.25%) SOA
7 2 (6.25%) Configuration Management
Programming Languages
1 5 (15.63%) C++
2 4 (12.50%) C
3 2 (6.25%) Java
3 2 (6.25%) JavaScript
3 2 (6.25%) SQL
3 2 (6.25%) Assembly Language
Qualifications
1 32 (100.00%) Security Cleared
2 8 (25.00%) ITIL Certification
2 8 (25.00%) SC Cleared
3 3 (9.38%) Degree
4 2 (6.25%) DV Cleared
5 1 (3.13%) CISSP
5 1 (3.13%) PRINCE2 Certification
5 1 (3.13%) SSCP
5 1 (3.13%) GIAC
5 1 (3.13%) GCIA
5 1 (3.13%) GCIH
5 1 (3.13%) CEH
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (15.63%) ISO 9001
1 5 (15.63%) SLA
2 2 (6.25%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 1 (3.13%) QA
System Software
1 3 (9.38%) Active Directory
2 2 (6.25%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (6.25%) XenApp
3 1 (3.13%) XenServer
3 1 (3.13%) vSphere
3 1 (3.13%) vCloud
3 1 (3.13%) Hyper-V
3 1 (3.13%) Snort
3 1 (3.13%) Microsoft Virtual Server
Systems Management
1 3 (9.38%) Puppet
2 2 (6.25%) SCCM
2 2 (6.25%) SCOM
3 1 (3.13%) HP Data Protector
3 1 (3.13%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
3 1 (3.13%) Opscode Chef
3 1 (3.13%) SCOrch
3 1 (3.13%) Forefront Identity Manager
3 1 (3.13%) NetVault Backup
Vendors
1 9 (28.13%) Microsoft
2 7 (21.88%) VMware
3 5 (15.63%) SAP
3 5 (15.63%) Cisco
4 4 (12.50%) CheckPoint
5 2 (6.25%) Citrix
5 2 (6.25%) HP
6 1 (3.13%) Dell
6 1 (3.13%) Oracle
6 1 (3.13%) Juniper
6 1 (3.13%) NetApp
6 1 (3.13%) Red Hat
6 1 (3.13%) IBM
6 1 (3.13%) Sun
6 1 (3.13%) Symantec
6 1 (3.13%) Remedy
6 1 (3.13%) McAfee
6 1 (3.13%) Websense
6 1 (3.13%) Blue Coat
6 1 (3.13%) Sourcefire