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 28 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Basic Check (BC) Clearance
Rank 819 849 846
Rank change year-on-year
+30 -3
Permanent jobs citing BC Cleared 18 4 26
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.019% 0.004% 0.025%
As % of the Qualifications category 0.067% 0.015% 0.089%
Number of salaries quoted 16 3 24
Average salary £40,000 £36,500 £85,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+9.58% -57.05%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,250 £35,300 £45,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £39,300 £100,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £36,500 £85,000
% change year-on-year
+9.58% -57.05%
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
26711 26365 29295
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 27.49% 27.12% 28.10%
Number of salaries quoted 21542 20977 24759
Average salary £45,000 £44,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.27% +3.52%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £62,500 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

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 28 January 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 28 January 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 - 11 £40,000 - 2
London - 3 £26,500 -
South West -17 2 £52,500 +37.25% 1
North West -2 1 - -
West Midlands -8 1 - -
BC Cleared
UK

BC Cleared
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 28 January 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 50 (100.00%) Security Cleared
2 31 (62.00%) SC Cleared
3 19 (38.00%) Windows
4 18 (36.00%) DV Cleared
5 14 (28.00%) NAS
5 14 (28.00%) Microsoft
5 14 (28.00%) SAN
6 13 (26.00%) SQL
6 13 (26.00%) VMware
6 13 (26.00%) VMware Infrastructure
7 12 (24.00%) LAN
7 12 (24.00%) HP
8 10 (20.00%) Sun
8 10 (20.00%) EMC
8 10 (20.00%) CA
8 10 (20.00%) StorageTek
8 10 (20.00%) ITIL
8 10 (20.00%) Replication
8 10 (20.00%) EMC NetWorker
8 10 (20.00%) Fibre Channel
8 10 (20.00%) Performance Monitoring
9 9 (18.00%) Degree
9 9 (18.00%) .NET
9 9 (18.00%) Oracle
10 8 (16.00%) Linux
10 8 (16.00%) WAN
11 7 (14.00%) MS Excel
11 7 (14.00%) SharePoint
11 7 (14.00%) IIS
11 7 (14.00%) SQL Server

BC Cleared
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 28 January 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 7 (14.00%) IIS
1 7 (14.00%) SharePoint
2 6 (12.00%) IBM HTTP Server
2 6 (12.00%) JBoss
2 6 (12.00%) Apache
2 6 (12.00%) Tomcat
2 6 (12.00%) WebSphere
2 6 (12.00%) WebLogic
3 4 (8.00%) MS Exchange
4 2 (4.00%) Exchange Server 2003
4 2 (4.00%) Lync
4 2 (4.00%) Exchange Server 2010
4 2 (4.00%) Exchange Server 2013
5 1 (2.00%) Drupal
5 1 (2.00%) WordPress
5 1 (2.00%) Sitecore CMS
5 1 (2.00%) SharePoint 2010
5 1 (2.00%) CMS
Applications
1 7 (14.00%) MS Excel
2 4 (8.00%) MS Office
3 1 (2.00%) MS Project
3 1 (2.00%) MS Visio
3 1 (2.00%) MS PowerPoint
3 1 (2.00%) InfoPath
Business Applications
1 2 (4.00%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (2.00%) Maximo
Communications & Networking
1 14 (28.00%) SAN
1 14 (28.00%) NAS
2 12 (24.00%) LAN
3 10 (20.00%) Fibre Channel
4 8 (16.00%) WAN
5 6 (12.00%) TCP/IP
5 6 (12.00%) Firewall
6 3 (6.00%) IP Telephony
6 3 (6.00%) Cisco IPT
7 1 (2.00%) DNS
7 1 (2.00%) DHCP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (14.00%) SQL Server
2 2 (4.00%) BusinessObjects
2 2 (4.00%) MySQL
3 1 (2.00%) PostgreSQL
3 1 (2.00%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (2.00%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 1 (2.00%) NUnit
General
1 4 (8.00%) Military
1 4 (8.00%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 13 (26.00%) Analyst
2 10 (20.00%) EMC Engineer
2 10 (20.00%) Storage Engineer
2 10 (20.00%) SAN Engineer
2 10 (20.00%) EMC Storage Engineer
2 10 (20.00%) SAN Storage Engineer
3 6 (12.00%) Technical Operations Manager
3 6 (12.00%) Technical Manager
3 6 (12.00%) Operations Manager
4 5 (10.00%) Support Analyst
5 4 (8.00%) Service Analyst
6 3 (6.00%) 2nd Line Support
6 3 (6.00%) Consultant
6 3 (6.00%) Service Desk Analyst
6 3 (6.00%) IT Support Analyst
6 3 (6.00%) IT Support
7 2 (4.00%) Virtualisation Consultant
7 2 (4.00%) Cyber Security Analyst
7 2 (4.00%) Infrastructure Support Analyst
7 2 (4.00%) Senior Security Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (18.00%) .NET
2 2 (4.00%) Middleware
3 1 (2.00%) LAMP
Miscellaneous
1 10 (20.00%) Replication
2 5 (10.00%) Analytical Skills
3 4 (8.00%) Social Media
4 3 (6.00%) Management Information System
5 2 (4.00%) Statistics
5 2 (4.00%) Mathematics
5 2 (4.00%) Computer Science
6 1 (2.00%) CESG
6 1 (2.00%) CESG CLAS
6 1 (2.00%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 19 (38.00%) Windows
2 8 (16.00%) Linux
3 4 (8.00%) Windows Server 2003
4 3 (6.00%) Windows Server 2008
5 2 (4.00%) UNIX
6 1 (2.00%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (20.00%) ITIL
1 10 (20.00%) Performance Monitoring
2 6 (12.00%) CRM
3 5 (10.00%) PRINCE2
4 3 (6.00%) Service Continuity Management
5 2 (4.00%) Network Monitoring
5 2 (4.00%) SIEM
5 2 (4.00%) Analytics
5 2 (4.00%) Mobile Device Management
5 2 (4.00%) Cyber Security
5 2 (4.00%) SOA
5 2 (4.00%) Project Management
5 2 (4.00%) Service Management
5 2 (4.00%) SAP Implementation
5 2 (4.00%) Performance Management
5 2 (4.00%) Service Delivery
5 2 (4.00%) Change Management
6 1 (2.00%) ITSM
6 1 (2.00%) Information Security Management
6 1 (2.00%) Security Management
Programming Languages
1 13 (26.00%) SQL
2 6 (12.00%) PHP
3 5 (10.00%) C
4 3 (6.00%) PowerShell
5 2 (4.00%) Python
5 2 (4.00%) Perl
6 1 (2.00%) C#
6 1 (2.00%) Java
Qualifications
1 50 (100.00%) Security Cleared
2 31 (62.00%) SC Cleared
3 18 (36.00%) DV Cleared
4 9 (18.00%) Degree
5 6 (12.00%) CTC Cleared
6 4 (8.00%) ITIL Certification
7 3 (6.00%) Cisco Certification
7 3 (6.00%) Microsoft Certification
7 3 (6.00%) PRINCE2 Certification
7 3 (6.00%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
8 2 (4.00%) SSCP
8 2 (4.00%) GCIA
8 2 (4.00%) GCIH
9 1 (2.00%) CEH
9 1 (2.00%) ISSEP
9 1 (2.00%) CISA
9 1 (2.00%) CISM
9 1 (2.00%) CISSP
9 1 (2.00%) CGEIT
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (8.00%) SLA
2 3 (6.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 2 (4.00%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 13 (26.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 6 (12.00%) Hyper-V
3 5 (10.00%) Active Directory
4 3 (6.00%) VMware ESXi
5 2 (4.00%) Snort
5 2 (4.00%) XenApp
5 2 (4.00%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 10 (20.00%) EMC NetWorker
2 3 (6.00%) SCCM
2 3 (6.00%) SCOM
3 1 (2.00%) SCOrch
Vendors
1 14 (28.00%) Microsoft
2 13 (26.00%) VMware
3 12 (24.00%) HP
4 10 (20.00%) Sun
4 10 (20.00%) EMC
4 10 (20.00%) CA
4 10 (20.00%) StorageTek
5 9 (18.00%) Oracle
6 5 (10.00%) Cisco
7 4 (8.00%) Salesforce.com
8 2 (4.00%) Symantec
8 2 (4.00%) McAfee
8 2 (4.00%) Websense
8 2 (4.00%) Citrix
8 2 (4.00%) Juniper
8 2 (4.00%) IBM
8 2 (4.00%) Business Objects
8 2 (4.00%) SAP
8 2 (4.00%) Dell
8 2 (4.00%) CheckPoint