The table below looks at the statistics for SC Cleared in IT jobs advertised for the England region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited SC Cleared over the 3 months to 24 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
24 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Security Check (SC) Clearance
Rank 168 163 157
Rank change year-on-year
-5 -6
Permanent jobs citing SC Cleared 1881 1961 2200
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 2.04% 1.97% 1.98%
As % of the Qualifications category 7.56% 7.20% 7.21%
Number of salaries quoted 1375 1393 1672
Median salary £47,500 £50,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-5.00% +5.26%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £32,500 £29,500
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £73,500 £74,600
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £46,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year
-3.22% +3.33%
SC 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
24880 27220 30494
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 26.98% 27.36% 27.42%
Number of salaries quoted 20186 21536 24674
Median salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+5.55% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £67,500 £69,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

SC Cleared
Jobs Demand Trend in England

The demand trend of job ads across the England region citing SC Cleared as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in the Qualifications category.

SC Cleared Jobs Demand Trend in England

SC Cleared
Salary Trend in England

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

SC Cleared Salary Trend in England

SC Cleared
Salary Histogram in England

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing SC Cleared across the England region over the 3 months to 24 May 2016.

SC Cleared Salary Histogram in England

SC Cleared
Job Locations in England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing SC Cleared within the England region over the 3 months to 24 May 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
South East -12 616 £45,000 - 68
South West +33 365 £40,000 -9.09% 45
London -36 347 £60,000 +9.09% 54
West Midlands -9 165 £50,500 -15.83% 16
East of England -5 135 £40,000 -20.00% 15
Yorkshire +36 78 £45,000 - 5
East Midlands +60 77 £34,500 -13.75% 7
North West -27 59 £47,500 -11.62% 25
North East -26 5 £16,500 -65.26% 28
Midlands - 5 £38,500 -
SC Cleared
UK

SC Cleared
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 24 May 2016, IT jobs citing SC Cleared also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the England region with a requirement for SC Cleared.

1 3807 (100.00%) Security Cleared
2 865 (22.72%) Windows
3 791 (20.78%) Microsoft
4 716 (18.81%) ITIL
5 677 (17.78%) DV Cleared
6 618 (16.23%) Linux
7 614 (16.13%) Degree
8 602 (15.81%) Firewall
9 578 (15.18%) Java
10 575 (15.10%) Agile Software Development
11 565 (14.84%) Cybersecurity
12 553 (14.53%) Finance
13 547 (14.37%) VMware
14 516 (13.55%) Cisco
15 506 (13.29%) C
16 491 (12.90%) SQL
17 448 (11.77%) Oracle
18 393 (10.32%) Cisco Certification
19 369 (9.69%) Information Security
20 353 (9.27%) MS Excel
21 329 (8.64%) C++
22 324 (8.51%) Active Directory
23 315 (8.27%) WAN
24 311 (8.17%) C#
25 307 (8.06%) SQL Server
26 301 (7.91%) JavaScript
26 301 (7.91%) Unix
27 296 (7.78%) Juniper
28 288 (7.57%) HTML
29 284 (7.46%) .NET

SC Cleared
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 155 (4.07%) SharePoint
2 145 (3.81%) MS Exchange
3 109 (2.86%) Apache
4 99 (2.60%) Exchange Server 2010
5 92 (2.42%) JBoss
6 90 (2.36%) WebLogic
7 85 (2.23%) Skype for Business
8 68 (1.79%) Exchange Server 2007
9 65 (1.71%) Tomcat
10 54 (1.42%) Alfresco
11 53 (1.39%) Elasticsearch
12 50 (1.31%) Joomla!
13 48 (1.26%) SharePoint 2013
14 46 (1.21%) Node.js
15 43 (1.13%) Confluence
16 37 (0.97%) IIS
17 36 (0.95%) Exchange Server 2013
17 36 (0.95%) WebSphere
18 33 (0.87%) SharePoint 2010
19 31 (0.81%) OpenStack
Applications
1 353 (9.27%) MS Excel
2 149 (3.91%) MS Office
3 50 (1.31%) MS Project
4 36 (0.95%) MS Visio
5 23 (0.60%) MS PowerPoint
6 18 (0.47%) Adobe Creative Suite
7 13 (0.34%) Spreadsheet
8 10 (0.26%) OmniGraffle
9 8 (0.21%) SPSS
10 7 (0.18%) Adobe Illustrator
11 6 (0.16%) 3ds Max
11 6 (0.16%) Maple
11 6 (0.16%) Maya
12 4 (0.11%) AutoCAD
13 2 (0.053%) Simulink
14 1 (0.026%) Acrobat
14 1 (0.026%) InfoPath
14 1 (0.026%) Stateflow
Business Applications
1 34 (0.89%) Oracle EBS
2 26 (0.68%) Dynamics CRM
2 26 (0.68%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 17 (0.45%) Oracle Applications
4 15 (0.39%) Lorenzo
4 15 (0.39%) Remedy ITSM
5 8 (0.21%) Oracle 11i
5 8 (0.21%) Oracle ERP
6 7 (0.18%) Oracle EBS R12
6 7 (0.18%) SAP CO
6 7 (0.18%) SAP ERP
6 7 (0.18%) SAP FI
6 7 (0.18%) SAP FI/CO
6 7 (0.18%) SAP HCM
6 7 (0.18%) SAP HR
6 7 (0.18%) SAP SRM
7 6 (0.16%) SAP BPC
8 5 (0.13%) Oracle Payroll
8 5 (0.13%) StreamServe
9 4 (0.11%) SAP SEM
Cloud Services
1 100 (2.63%) Microsoft Azure
2 97 (2.55%) Office 365
3 87 (2.29%) Amazon AWS
4 71 (1.86%) SaaS
5 48 (1.26%) IaaS
6 34 (0.89%) PaaS
7 31 (0.81%) Azure Active Directory
8 22 (0.58%) Cloud Computing
9 16 (0.42%) GitHub
9 16 (0.42%) SuccessFactors
10 10 (0.26%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
11 8 (0.21%) Heroku
12 3 (0.079%) Amazon EC2
12 3 (0.079%) Amazon S3
12 3 (0.079%) Oracle CX
13 2 (0.053%) Virtual Private Cloud
14 1 (0.026%) Amazon EMR
14 1 (0.026%) AWS CloudFormation
14 1 (0.026%) Google Analytics
Communications & Networking
1 602 (15.81%) Firewall
2 315 (8.27%) WAN
3 284 (7.46%) LAN
4 237 (6.23%) VPN
5 218 (5.73%) Network Security
6 213 (5.59%) TCP/IP
7 162 (4.26%) Wireless
8 147 (3.86%) Internet
9 130 (3.41%) DNS
9 130 (3.41%) SAN
10 127 (3.34%) MPLS
11 95 (2.50%) BGP
12 92 (2.42%) Cisco ASA
13 85 (2.23%) SSL
14 78 (2.05%) Cisco Nexus
14 78 (2.05%) OSPF
15 74 (1.94%) DHCP
16 70 (1.84%) IPsec
17 60 (1.58%) VLAN
18 57 (1.50%) Intrusion Detection
Database & Business Intelligence
1 307 (8.06%) SQL Server
2 163 (4.28%) Big Data
3 129 (3.39%) Oracle Database
4 124 (3.26%) MongoDB
5 111 (2.92%) Hadoop
6 65 (1.71%) Relational Database
7 64 (1.68%) NoSQL
8 53 (1.39%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 39 (1.02%) BusinessObjects
9 39 (1.02%) Oracle Database 11g
10 36 (0.95%) Data Warehouse
10 36 (0.95%) MySQL
11 33 (0.87%) PostgreSQL
12 31 (0.81%) RDBMS
12 31 (0.81%) SQL Server 2012
13 30 (0.79%) Crystal Reports
13 30 (0.79%) GIS
14 29 (0.76%) Oracle Reports
14 29 (0.76%) SQL Server Reporting Services
15 28 (0.74%) Apache Cassandra
Development Applications
1 118 (3.10%) Subversion
2 100 (2.63%) Jenkins
3 99 (2.60%) Git (software)
4 95 (2.50%) JIRA
5 89 (2.34%) Maven
6 68 (1.79%) Selenium
7 63 (1.65%) Visual Studio
8 52 (1.37%) Team Foundation Server
9 50 (1.31%) Ant
10 45 (1.18%) JUnit
10 45 (1.18%) Rational DOORS
11 44 (1.16%) Apache Ivy
12 42 (1.10%) Jasmine
13 39 (1.02%) Moq
14 30 (0.79%) Bugzilla
14 30 (0.79%) Metasploit
15 24 (0.63%) Eclipse
16 22 (0.58%) Cucumber
16 22 (0.58%) Travis CI
17 21 (0.55%) Axure RP
General
1 553 (14.53%) Finance
2 271 (7.12%) Telecoms
3 135 (3.55%) Manufacturing
4 127 (3.34%) Military
5 111 (2.92%) Marketing
6 102 (2.68%) Banking
6 102 (2.68%) Electronics
7 74 (1.94%) Legal
8 60 (1.58%) Aerospace
9 52 (1.37%) Retail
10 38 (1.00%) Law
11 29 (0.76%) Billing
11 29 (0.76%) Publishing
12 26 (0.68%) Financial Institution
13 21 (0.55%) Games
13 21 (0.55%) Local Government
14 15 (0.39%) Front Office
14 15 (0.39%) Multimedia
15 12 (0.32%) Back Office
15 12 (0.32%) Welsh Language
Job Titles
1 513 (13.48%) Consultant
2 465 (12.21%) Analyst
3 434 (11.40%) Architect
4 404 (10.61%) Developer
5 311 (8.17%) Security Consultant
6 297 (7.80%) Network Engineer
7 266 (6.99%) Support Engineer
8 164 (4.31%) Security Architect
9 138 (3.62%) Security Engineer
10 114 (2.99%) 3rd Line Engineer
11 113 (2.97%) Administrator
11 113 (2.97%) Java Developer
12 110 (2.89%) Infrastructure Engineer
12 110 (2.89%) Support Analyst
13 106 (2.78%) Software Developer
14 104 (2.73%) Systems Engineer
15 101 (2.65%) IT Engineer
16 98 (2.57%) Cisco Engineer
17 95 (2.50%) Software Engineer
18 93 (2.44%) Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 288 (7.57%) HTML
2 284 (7.46%) .NET
3 184 (4.83%) XML
4 159 (4.18%) CSS
5 147 (3.86%) HTML5
6 140 (3.68%) Web Services
7 122 (3.20%) Spring
8 106 (2.78%) SOAP
9 100 (2.63%) Hibernate
10 99 (2.60%) J2EE
11 88 (2.31%) ASP.NET
12 81 (2.13%) AngularJS
13 60 (1.58%) JPA
14 59 (1.55%) Dojo
15 54 (1.42%) CSS3
15 54 (1.42%) Middleware
16 52 (1.37%) WSDL
17 49 (1.29%) EJB
17 49 (1.29%) jQuery
17 49 (1.29%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 256 (6.72%) Analytical Skills
2 241 (6.33%) Computer Science
3 234 (6.15%) Management Information System
4 195 (5.12%) Data Centre
5 117 (3.07%) PKI
6 116 (3.05%) CESG
7 101 (2.65%) Security Operations Centre
8 72 (1.89%) Driving Licence
9 65 (1.71%) Mathematics
9 65 (1.71%) Visualisation
10 63 (1.65%) Clustering
11 60 (1.58%) Mobile App
12 58 (1.52%) User Experience
13 54 (1.42%) Cybercrime
14 53 (1.39%) EPoS
15 52 (1.37%) VHDL
16 50 (1.31%) Health Informatics
16 50 (1.31%) Informatics
17 48 (1.26%) Embedded Systems
18 41 (1.08%) Cyber Attack
Operating Systems
1 865 (22.72%) Windows
2 618 (16.23%) Linux
3 301 (7.91%) Unix
4 284 (7.46%) Windows Server
5 197 (5.17%) Windows Server 2008
5 197 (5.17%) Windows Server 2012
6 169 (4.44%) Windows Server 2003
7 114 (2.99%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 98 (2.57%) Windows 7
9 95 (2.50%) Solaris
10 92 (2.42%) Android
11 73 (1.92%) CentOS
12 60 (1.58%) Apple iOS
13 53 (1.39%) Mac OS X
14 39 (1.02%) Windows 8
15 38 (1.00%) Windows XP
16 31 (0.81%) Windows Phone
17 29 (0.76%) Windows 10
17 29 (0.76%) Windows 2000
18 23 (0.60%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 716 (18.81%) ITIL
2 575 (15.10%) Agile Software Development
3 565 (14.84%) Cybersecurity
4 369 (9.69%) Information Security
5 271 (7.12%) Security Architecture
6 269 (7.07%) Project Management
7 244 (6.41%) Software Engineering
8 221 (5.81%) UML
9 211 (5.54%) Presales
10 200 (5.25%) PRINCE2
11 191 (5.02%) Service Delivery
12 183 (4.81%) Network Design
13 182 (4.78%) Service Management
14 180 (4.73%) Open Source
15 176 (4.62%) TOGAF
16 174 (4.57%) Mentoring
17 171 (4.49%) Change Management
18 166 (4.36%) Continuous Integration
19 156 (4.10%) SIEM
20 151 (3.97%) SDLC
Programming Languages
1 578 (15.18%) Java
2 506 (13.29%) C
3 491 (12.90%) SQL
4 329 (8.64%) C++
5 311 (8.17%) C#
6 301 (7.91%) JavaScript
7 250 (6.57%) Python
8 136 (3.57%) Ruby
9 118 (3.10%) Perl
10 116 (3.05%) PowerShell
11 92 (2.42%) PHP
12 76 (2.00%) Bash Shell
13 72 (1.89%) PL/SQL
14 71 (1.86%) VB
15 68 (1.79%) Shell Script
16 65 (1.71%) VB.NET
17 48 (1.26%) Scala
18 35 (0.92%) Objective-C
19 34 (0.89%) T-SQL
20 30 (0.79%) XPath
Qualifications
1 3807 (100.00%) Security Cleared
2 677 (17.78%) DV Cleared
3 614 (16.13%) Degree
4 393 (10.32%) Cisco Certification
5 279 (7.33%) CISSP
6 268 (7.04%) CCNA
7 226 (5.94%) CCNP
8 134 (3.52%) CISM
9 129 (3.39%) Microsoft Certification
10 114 (2.99%) CREST Certified
11 102 (2.68%) CESG Certified Professional
12 85 (2.23%) JNCIA
13 81 (2.13%) JNCIS
14 79 (2.08%) BPSS Clearance
15 75 (1.97%) JNCIP
16 69 (1.81%) MCSE
17 65 (1.71%) JNCIE
18 64 (1.68%) ITIL Certification
19 62 (1.63%) ISEB
20 61 (1.60%) CCSE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 267 (7.01%) SLA
2 217 (5.70%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 74 (1.94%) PCI DSS
4 73 (1.92%) QA
5 70 (1.84%) HMG Security Policy Framework
6 59 (1.55%) RMADS
7 50 (1.31%) Disclosure Scotland
8 36 (0.95%) JSP 440
9 23 (0.60%) ISO 9001
10 18 (0.47%) GPG13
11 14 (0.37%) FISMA
12 13 (0.34%) COBIT
13 12 (0.32%) HMG Infosec
14 11 (0.29%) Data Quality
15 10 (0.26%) ISO22301
16 8 (0.21%) PA-DSS
17 7 (0.18%) Def Stans
18 6 (0.16%) ISO27002
19 3 (0.079%) Government Security Classifications
20 2 (0.053%) ISO/IEC 20000
System Software
1 324 (8.51%) Active Directory
2 282 (7.41%) VMware Infrastructure
3 146 (3.84%) vSphere
4 106 (2.78%) Hyper-V
5 51 (1.34%) VMware ESXi
6 49 (1.29%) Docker
7 48 (1.26%) vCloud
8 40 (1.05%) XenApp
9 38 (1.00%) VMware ESX
10 30 (0.79%) Oracle RAC
11 24 (0.63%) Firmware
12 23 (0.60%) Apache ZooKeeper
13 22 (0.58%) BitLocker
13 22 (0.58%) Snort
14 13 (0.34%) Forefront TMG
15 12 (0.32%) KVM
15 12 (0.32%) Microsoft App-V
15 12 (0.32%) VMware Server
16 11 (0.29%) DFS Replication
16 11 (0.29%) VirtualBox
Systems Management
1 115 (3.02%) SCCM
2 81 (2.13%) Puppet
3 70 (1.84%) SCOM
4 57 (1.50%) Ansible
5 42 (1.10%) McAfee ePO
6 40 (1.05%) Oracle RMAN
7 39 (1.02%) NetBackup
8 35 (0.92%) Nessus
9 32 (0.84%) Windows Intune
10 28 (0.74%) Cisco CUCM
11 27 (0.71%) Data Guard
12 26 (0.68%) Cisco UCCX
13 25 (0.66%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
13 25 (0.66%) Nagios
13 25 (0.66%) SCDPM
14 24 (0.63%) Forefront Identity Manager
14 24 (0.63%) HP Quality Center
14 24 (0.63%) Norton AntiVirus
15 21 (0.55%) Backup Exec
15 21 (0.55%) EnCase
Vendors
1 791 (20.78%) Microsoft
2 547 (14.37%) VMware
3 516 (13.55%) Cisco
4 448 (11.77%) Oracle
5 296 (7.78%) Juniper
6 185 (4.86%) HP
7 156 (4.10%) CheckPoint
8 129 (3.39%) SAP
9 111 (2.92%) IBM
10 103 (2.71%) Citrix
11 90 (2.36%) Dell
12 88 (2.31%) F5
13 84 (2.21%) Red Hat
14 82 (2.15%) Palo Alto
15 72 (1.89%) EMC
15 72 (1.89%) Symantec
16 63 (1.65%) Adobe
16 63 (1.65%) Intel Security
16 63 (1.65%) Remedy
17 57 (1.50%) ArcSight
London
Experis Ltd
Salary: £55000.00 - £90000.00 per annum
Posted: 2 hours ago
Aldershot, Hampshire
Experis Ltd
Salary: £55000.00 - £90000.00 per annum
Posted: 2 hours ago
England
Datasource Computer Employment
Salary: Benefits
Posted: 9 hours ago
Wolverhampton, West Midlands (County)
Aximis (West) Limited
Salary: Up to £52K + Benefits
Posted: 9 hours ago
Coventry, West Midlands (County)
Aximis (West) Limited
Salary: Up to £52K + Benefits
Posted: 9 hours ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Aximis (West) Limited
Salary: Up to £52K + Benefits
Posted: 9 hours ago
Bracknell, Berkshire
Lorien Resourcing
Salary: Market Rates
Posted: 13 hours ago
Kingston Upon Thames, Surrey
Provide Consulting Ltd
Salary: Pension
Posted: 14 hours ago
Farnborough, Hampshire
Executive Recruitment Services (ERS)
Salary: £55000 - £57000 per annum
Posted: 16 hours ago
Corsham, Wiltshire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 20,000-25,000
Posted: 16 hours ago
Bracknell, Berkshire
Lorien Resourcing
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum + bonus, shift allowance.
Posted: 16 hours ago
London
Pontoon
Salary: Benefits
Posted: 17 hours ago
London
Testing Circle Ltd
Salary: £50000 - £68000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 17 hours ago
London
Executive Recruitment Services (ERS)
Salary: £22000 - £26500 per annum + Pension
Posted: 19 hours ago
Wigton, Cumbria
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: Negotiable
Posted: 21 hours ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Experis Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £27000 per annum + on-call + benefits
Posted: 22 hours ago
Derby, Derbyshire
Connectus
Salary: £21000 - £27500 per annum
Posted: 22 hours ago
London
Sola Technology Ltd
Posted: Yesterday
Stevenage, Hertfordshire
Project People Ltd.
Posted: Yesterday
Saffron Walden, Essex
Informatiq Consulting
Posted: 2 days ago
Kingston Upon Thames, Surrey
Informatiq Consulting
Salary: £33000 - £42000 per annum + Pension
Posted: 2 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: Excellent Package
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Senitor Associates
Salary: £30000 - £50000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Hemel Hempstead, Hertfordshire
Connected IT
Salary: £20000 - £35000 per annum + Shift Allowance + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Slough, Berkshire
Connected IT
Salary: £20000 - £35000 per annum + Shift Allowance + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Slough, Berkshire
Capital IT Resourcing LTD
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
London
E-synergy Solutions
Salary: £55000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
E-synergy Solutions
Salary: £55000 - £65000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Portsmouth, Hampshire
People Source Consulting
Salary: £30000 - £36000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Harris Global
Salary: Up to £75,000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Surrey
DCL Search & Selection
Salary: £55000 - £60000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Experis Ltd
Salary: £18000.00 - £22000.00 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Southampton, Hampshire
Haybrook IT Resourcing Ltd
Salary: Up to £38,000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Corsham, Wiltshire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 20,000-30,000
Posted: 3 days ago
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
EXCELerate
Salary: £55,000 per annum Health, Life, Pension
Posted: 3 days ago
Southampton, Hampshire
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £250/day + Travel Expenses if candidate is not local
Posted: 3 days ago
Essex
Informatiq Consulting
Posted: 3 days ago
Barrow-In-Furness, Cumbria
FT Select
Salary: Up to £45,000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Lincoln, Lincolnshire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 35,000 - 50,000
Posted: 3 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Jonothan Bosworth
Salary: £40000 - £50000 Per Annum
Posted: 4 days ago