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 27 July 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
27 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Security Check (SC) Clearance
Rank 165 191 144
Rank change year-on-year
+26 -47
Permanent jobs citing SC Cleared 1897 1793 2390
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 2.07% 1.74% 2.19%
As % of the Qualifications category 7.83% 6.43% 8.06%
Number of salaries quoted 1345 1385 1722
Median salary £50,000 £47,500 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+5.26% -5.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,700 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £70,000 £75,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £48,000
% change year-on-year
- -6.25%
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
24220 27902 29653
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 26.40% 27.15% 27.23%
Number of salaries quoted 19808 22362 23427
Median salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+5.55% -
90% offered a salary of more than £28,000 £27,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £67,500 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £41,000
% change year-on-year
- +3.65%

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 27 July 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 27 July 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 +7 653 £50,000 +11.11% 73
South West +41 362 £42,500 - 64
London -11 355 £60,500 +10.00% 59
West Midlands +19 156 £50,000 -3.84% 20
East of England +21 128 £45,000 -10.00% 12
North West +3 87 £45,000 +4.65% 15
East Midlands +3 61 £40,000 -11.11% 8
Yorkshire +25 53 £45,000 -5.26% 11
North East +8 21 £45,000 - 11
Midlands - 3 £60,000 -
SC Cleared
UK

SC Cleared
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 27 July 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 3906 (100.00%) Security Cleared
2 897 (22.96%) Windows
3 857 (21.94%) Microsoft
4 763 (19.53%) DV Cleared
5 711 (18.20%) ITIL
6 649 (16.62%) Firewall
7 633 (16.21%) Cybersecurity
8 629 (16.10%) Linux
9 577 (14.77%) VMware
10 556 (14.23%) Java
11 554 (14.18%) Agile Software Development
12 548 (14.03%) Degree
13 499 (12.78%) Finance
14 486 (12.44%) Cisco
15 448 (11.47%) SQL
16 436 (11.16%) C
17 422 (10.80%) Oracle
18 387 (9.91%) Information Security
19 386 (9.88%) Cisco Certification
20 368 (9.42%) MS Excel
21 360 (9.22%) Security Architecture
22 358 (9.17%) Active Directory
23 353 (9.04%) Windows Server
24 337 (8.63%) SQL Server
25 334 (8.55%) VMware Infrastructure
26 315 (8.06%) C#
27 311 (7.96%) JavaScript
28 303 (7.76%) Unix
29 302 (7.73%) HTML
29 302 (7.73%) CISSP

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
1 209 (5.35%) SharePoint
2 156 (3.99%) MS Exchange
3 108 (2.76%) Apache
4 96 (2.46%) JBoss
5 95 (2.43%) Skype for Business
6 94 (2.41%) Exchange Server 2010
7 72 (1.84%) IIS
7 72 (1.84%) Tomcat
8 68 (1.74%) Exchange Server 2007
9 64 (1.64%) SharePoint 2013
10 59 (1.51%) WebLogic
11 58 (1.48%) SharePoint 2010
12 52 (1.33%) Elasticsearch
13 48 (1.23%) Alfresco
14 46 (1.18%) Joomla!
15 41 (1.05%) Exchange Server 2013
16 38 (0.97%) WebSphere
17 36 (0.92%) nginx
18 22 (0.56%) CMS
19 20 (0.51%) SAS
Applications
1 368 (9.42%) MS Excel
2 175 (4.48%) MS Office
3 56 (1.43%) MS Project
4 44 (1.13%) MS Visio
5 16 (0.41%) MS PowerPoint
6 15 (0.38%) Spreadsheet
7 13 (0.33%) Adobe Creative Suite
8 10 (0.26%) Adobe Illustrator
9 7 (0.18%) SPSS
10 6 (0.15%) 3ds Max
10 6 (0.15%) Maple
10 6 (0.15%) Maya
10 6 (0.15%) OmniGraffle
11 3 (0.077%) Acrobat
11 3 (0.077%) Fireworks
11 3 (0.077%) InfoPath
11 3 (0.077%) Photoshop
12 2 (0.051%) AutoCAD
12 2 (0.051%) S-PLUS
13 1 (0.026%) Simulink
Business Applications
1 31 (0.79%) Oracle EBS
2 29 (0.74%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 24 (0.61%) Dynamics CRM
4 20 (0.51%) Remedy ITSM
5 14 (0.36%) Oracle 11i
6 11 (0.28%) Oracle Applications
6 11 (0.28%) Oracle EBS R12
6 11 (0.28%) SAP ERP
7 9 (0.23%) Oracle BPM
8 7 (0.18%) SAP HR
9 6 (0.15%) SAP HCM
10 5 (0.13%) StreamServe
11 4 (0.10%) Oracle General Ledger
11 4 (0.10%) Oracle Payables
11 4 (0.10%) Oracle Payroll
11 4 (0.10%) Oracle Receivables
11 4 (0.10%) Primavera
11 4 (0.10%) SAP PS
12 3 (0.077%) Dynamics NAV
12 3 (0.077%) Maximo
Cloud Services
1 112 (2.87%) Office 365
2 96 (2.46%) Microsoft Azure
3 89 (2.28%) Amazon AWS
4 79 (2.02%) SaaS
5 40 (1.02%) IaaS
6 36 (0.92%) PaaS
7 25 (0.64%) GitHub
8 24 (0.61%) Azure Active Directory
9 17 (0.44%) Cloud Computing
10 14 (0.36%) SuccessFactors
11 9 (0.23%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
12 7 (0.18%) Virtual Private Cloud
13 5 (0.13%) Oracle CX
14 3 (0.077%) Amazon S3
15 2 (0.051%) Amazon EC2
15 2 (0.051%) Google Analytics
15 2 (0.051%) Heroku
16 1 (0.026%) AWS CloudFormation
Communications & Networking
1 649 (16.62%) Firewall
2 274 (7.01%) WAN
3 244 (6.25%) Network Security
3 244 (6.25%) VPN
4 241 (6.17%) LAN
5 232 (5.94%) TCP/IP
6 153 (3.92%) DNS
7 144 (3.69%) Wireless
8 133 (3.41%) Internet
9 127 (3.25%) Cisco ASA
10 126 (3.23%) MPLS
11 106 (2.71%) SAN
12 92 (2.36%) DHCP
13 91 (2.33%) BGP
14 88 (2.25%) SSL
15 73 (1.87%) OSPF
16 71 (1.82%) Cisco Nexus
17 67 (1.72%) VLAN
18 62 (1.59%) HTTP
19 56 (1.43%) Intrusion Detection
Database & Business Intelligence
1 337 (8.63%) SQL Server
2 174 (4.45%) Big Data
3 122 (3.12%) MongoDB
4 112 (2.87%) Oracle Database
5 110 (2.82%) Hadoop
6 86 (2.20%) NoSQL
7 66 (1.69%) Relational Database
8 56 (1.43%) MySQL
8 56 (1.43%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 46 (1.18%) PostgreSQL
10 42 (1.08%) RDBMS
11 37 (0.95%) Oracle Database 11g
12 33 (0.84%) Apache Cassandra
12 33 (0.84%) GIS
13 28 (0.72%) Oracle Database 10g
13 28 (0.72%) SQL Server 2008
13 28 (0.72%) SQL Server Reporting Services
14 27 (0.69%) Data Warehouse
14 27 (0.69%) SQL Server 2012
15 25 (0.64%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 113 (2.89%) Jenkins
2 95 (2.43%) Visual Studio
3 94 (2.41%) Subversion
4 84 (2.15%) Maven
5 71 (1.82%) JIRA
6 69 (1.77%) Team Foundation Server
7 68 (1.74%) Git (software)
8 58 (1.48%) Selenium
9 54 (1.38%) Ant
10 43 (1.10%) Metasploit
11 42 (1.08%) Jasmine
12 38 (0.97%) Moq
12 38 (0.97%) Rational DOORS
13 37 (0.95%) Apache Ivy
14 36 (0.92%) JUnit
15 35 (0.90%) Burp Suite
16 25 (0.64%) Bugzilla
17 23 (0.59%) Oracle Forms
18 20 (0.51%) LoadRunner
18 20 (0.51%) Travis CI
General
1 499 (12.78%) Finance
2 268 (6.86%) Telecoms
3 120 (3.07%) Manufacturing
4 103 (2.64%) Electronics
5 99 (2.53%) Banking
6 98 (2.51%) Marketing
7 90 (2.30%) Military
8 78 (2.00%) Retail
9 65 (1.66%) Aerospace
10 58 (1.48%) Legal
11 34 (0.87%) Automotive
12 33 (0.84%) Games
13 32 (0.82%) Publishing
14 24 (0.61%) Financial Institution
15 20 (0.51%) Local Government
16 19 (0.49%) Law
17 17 (0.44%) Back Office
17 17 (0.44%) Pharmaceutical
18 16 (0.41%) Billing
18 16 (0.41%) Front Office
Job Titles
1 539 (13.80%) Consultant
2 499 (12.78%) Architect
3 460 (11.78%) Analyst
4 422 (10.80%) Developer
5 341 (8.73%) Security Consultant
6 282 (7.22%) Network Engineer
7 269 (6.89%) Support Engineer
8 210 (5.38%) Security Architect
9 152 (3.89%) Security Engineer
10 138 (3.53%) Administrator
11 125 (3.20%) Infrastructure Engineer
11 125 (3.20%) Java Developer
12 114 (2.92%) Systems Engineer
13 112 (2.87%) Cybersecurity Architect
14 111 (2.84%) 3rd Line Engineer
15 109 (2.79%) Tester
16 101 (2.59%) Software Engineer
17 96 (2.46%) Support Analyst
18 93 (2.38%) IT Engineer
19 87 (2.23%) Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 302 (7.73%) HTML
2 290 (7.42%) .NET
3 199 (5.09%) XML
4 178 (4.56%) CSS
5 165 (4.22%) Web Services
6 159 (4.07%) HTML5
7 120 (3.07%) Spring
8 112 (2.87%) AngularJS
9 109 (2.79%) ASP.NET
10 106 (2.71%) SOAP
11 79 (2.02%) J2EE
12 76 (1.95%) jQuery
13 68 (1.74%) Hibernate
13 68 (1.74%) JSON
14 62 (1.59%) Backbone.js
14 62 (1.59%) React
14 62 (1.59%) REST
15 61 (1.56%) CSS3
15 61 (1.56%) Node.js
16 55 (1.41%) WSDL
Miscellaneous
1 234 (5.99%) Analytical Skills
2 218 (5.58%) Management Information System
3 207 (5.30%) Computer Science
4 188 (4.81%) Data Centre
5 173 (4.43%) PKI
6 130 (3.33%) CESG
7 118 (3.02%) Security Operations Centre
8 82 (2.10%) Driving Licence
9 79 (2.02%) Clustering
10 71 (1.82%) Mobile App
11 55 (1.41%) Mathematics
12 50 (1.28%) User Experience
13 46 (1.18%) Embedded Systems
13 46 (1.18%) Visualisation
14 45 (1.15%) Cyber Attack
15 40 (1.02%) Cybercrime
16 38 (0.97%) EPoS
17 36 (0.92%) Health Informatics
17 36 (0.92%) Informatics
18 35 (0.90%) Cyberthreat
Operating Systems
1 897 (22.96%) Windows
2 629 (16.10%) Linux
3 353 (9.04%) Windows Server
4 303 (7.76%) Unix
5 250 (6.40%) Windows Server 2008
6 248 (6.35%) Windows Server 2012
7 175 (4.48%) Windows Server 2003
8 123 (3.15%) Windows 7
9 100 (2.56%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 99 (2.53%) Solaris
11 78 (2.00%) Android
12 71 (1.82%) CentOS
13 63 (1.61%) Apple iOS
14 40 (1.02%) Windows 8
15 39 (1.00%) Windows XP
16 38 (0.97%) Windows 10
17 35 (0.90%) Kali Linux
18 25 (0.64%) AIX
19 24 (0.61%) Ubuntu
20 20 (0.51%) Windows 2000
Processes & Methodologies
1 711 (18.20%) ITIL
2 633 (16.21%) Cybersecurity
3 554 (14.18%) Agile Software Development
4 387 (9.91%) Information Security
5 360 (9.22%) Security Architecture
6 280 (7.17%) Project Management
7 269 (6.89%) Presales
8 235 (6.02%) Software Engineering
9 218 (5.58%) Service Delivery
10 194 (4.97%) SIEM
11 190 (4.86%) Open Source
12 189 (4.84%) UML
13 186 (4.76%) PRINCE2
14 184 (4.71%) Network Design
15 178 (4.56%) Mentoring
16 177 (4.53%) Change Management
17 173 (4.43%) Scrum
18 167 (4.28%) Security Operations
18 167 (4.28%) TOGAF
19 160 (4.10%) Penetration Testing
Programming Languages
1 556 (14.23%) Java
2 448 (11.47%) SQL
3 436 (11.16%) C
4 315 (8.06%) C#
5 311 (7.96%) JavaScript
6 277 (7.09%) C++
7 203 (5.20%) Python
8 155 (3.97%) PowerShell
9 113 (2.89%) PHP
10 103 (2.64%) Perl
11 92 (2.36%) Ruby
12 83 (2.12%) PL/SQL
13 79 (2.02%) VB
14 78 (2.00%) Shell Script
15 77 (1.97%) VB.NET
16 68 (1.74%) Bash Shell
17 51 (1.31%) Scala
18 47 (1.20%) T-SQL
19 42 (1.08%) Groovy
20 40 (1.02%) XPath
Qualifications
1 3906 (100.00%) Security Cleared
2 763 (19.53%) DV Cleared
3 548 (14.03%) Degree
4 386 (9.88%) Cisco Certification
5 302 (7.73%) CISSP
6 266 (6.81%) CCNA
7 213 (5.45%) CCNP
8 153 (3.92%) Microsoft Certification
9 151 (3.87%) CISM
10 143 (3.66%) CREST Certified
11 110 (2.82%) CESG Certified Professional
12 82 (2.10%) MCSE
13 79 (2.02%) ITIL Certification
14 77 (1.97%) JNCIS
15 72 (1.84%) CCIE
15 72 (1.84%) JNCIA
15 72 (1.84%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
16 71 (1.82%) CCSE
17 70 (1.79%) CLAS
18 69 (1.77%) CHECK Team Leader
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 301 (7.71%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 243 (6.22%) SLA
3 93 (2.38%) HMG Security Policy Framework
4 81 (2.07%) PCI DSS
4 81 (2.07%) QA
5 50 (1.28%) RMADS
6 37 (0.95%) Disclosure Scotland
7 24 (0.61%) JSP 440
8 18 (0.46%) GPG13
9 17 (0.44%) FISMA
10 15 (0.38%) ISO 9001
11 13 (0.33%) COBIT
12 12 (0.31%) Data Quality
12 12 (0.31%) ISO22301
13 10 (0.26%) ISO27002
14 8 (0.20%) HMG Infosec
14 8 (0.20%) Sarbanes-Oxley
15 6 (0.15%) PA-DSS
16 5 (0.13%) IEC 61508
17 4 (0.10%) WCAG
System Software
1 358 (9.17%) Active Directory
2 334 (8.55%) VMware Infrastructure
3 137 (3.51%) vSphere
4 119 (3.05%) Hyper-V
5 75 (1.92%) VMware ESXi
6 59 (1.51%) Docker
7 53 (1.36%) XenApp
8 43 (1.10%) VMware ESX
9 36 (0.92%) vCloud
10 34 (0.87%) Firmware
11 30 (0.77%) Virtual Machines
12 29 (0.74%) Oracle RAC
13 24 (0.61%) Microsoft App-V
14 20 (0.51%) Snort
14 20 (0.51%) Terminal Services
15 19 (0.49%) Virtual Servers
16 17 (0.44%) XenDesktop
17 14 (0.36%) Forefront TMG
18 13 (0.33%) Apache ZooKeeper
18 13 (0.33%) DFS Replication
Systems Management
1 120 (3.07%) SCCM
2 73 (1.87%) SCOM
3 69 (1.77%) Puppet
4 41 (1.05%) Nessus
5 38 (0.97%) Ansible
6 35 (0.90%) NetBackup
7 32 (0.82%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
8 31 (0.79%) Oracle RMAN
9 30 (0.77%) McAfee ePO
10 28 (0.72%) Microsoft Clustering
11 27 (0.69%) Microsoft Intune
12 26 (0.67%) Backup Exec
13 25 (0.64%) Nagios
14 23 (0.59%) Data Guard
14 23 (0.59%) HP Quality Center
14 23 (0.59%) Netcool
15 22 (0.56%) Kubernetes
16 21 (0.54%) Opscode Chef
16 21 (0.54%) vMotion
17 20 (0.51%) SCDPM
Vendors
1 857 (21.94%) Microsoft
2 577 (14.77%) VMware
3 486 (12.44%) Cisco
4 422 (10.80%) Oracle
5 273 (6.99%) Juniper
6 189 (4.84%) HP
7 166 (4.25%) CheckPoint
8 112 (2.87%) IBM
9 107 (2.74%) Citrix
10 105 (2.69%) F5
11 103 (2.64%) Red Hat
12 89 (2.28%) Palo Alto
12 89 (2.28%) SAP
13 84 (2.15%) Dell
14 81 (2.07%) Symantec
15 65 (1.66%) EMC
16 54 (1.38%) Adobe
17 47 (1.20%) LogRhythm
17 47 (1.20%) Remedy
18 46 (1.18%) ArcSight
Surrey
set2recruit
Salary: Up to £65,000 per annum DOE - Generous Benefits Package
Posted: Yesterday
London
CSC
Posted: 16 hours ago
Farnborough, Hampshire
Global Technology Solutions Ltd
Salary: £30000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
Accenture
Salary: Competitive Salary
Posted: 13 hours ago
Corsham, Wiltshire
Global Technology Solutions Ltd
Salary: £30000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Coventry, West Midlands (County)
Informatiq Consulting
Salary: £18000 - £25000 per annum
Posted: 10 hours ago
Corsham, Wiltshire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 20,000 - 28,000
Posted: 18 hours ago
Solihull, West Midlands (County)
Lorien Resourcing
Salary: Competitive + Benefits
Posted: 9 hours ago
North West London
Executive Recruitment Services (ERS)
Salary: £50000 - £55000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Hampshire
Executive Recruitment Services (ERS)
Posted: 10 hours ago
York, North Yorkshire
Circle Recruitment
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 17 hours ago
Gloucester, Gloucestershire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 30,000 - 50,000 plus excellent benefits
Posted: 18 hours ago
Saffron Walden, Essex
Informatiq Consulting
Salary: £55000 - £70000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Leatherhead, Surrey
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £60,000 - £70,000 + Generous Package
Posted: Yesterday
Gloucester, Gloucestershire
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £60,000 - £70,000 + Generous Package
Posted: Yesterday
Reading, Berkshire
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £60,000 - £70,000 + Generous Package
Posted: Yesterday
Bristol Area
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £60,000 - £70,000 + Generous Package
Posted: Yesterday
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
Accenture
Salary: Competitive Salary
Posted: 13 hours ago
Reading, Berkshire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 35,000 - 50,000 per annum plus excellent benefits
Posted: 18 hours ago
Gloucester, Gloucestershire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 25,000 - 42,000
Posted: 18 hours ago
Southampton, Hampshire
Haybrook IT Resourcing Ltd
Salary: From £40,000 to £50,000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 10 hours ago
Gloucester, Gloucestershire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 30,000 - 50,000 plus excellent benefits
Posted: 18 hours ago
Gloucester, Gloucestershire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 40,000
Posted: 2 days ago
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + bonus
Posted: 2 days ago
Newbury, Berkshire
Vodafone
Salary: Competitive salary across all levels and roles available
Posted: 18 hours ago
Southampton, Hampshire
Experis Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £250000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Dorchester, Dorset
Team Jobs
Salary: From £19,000 to £21,000 per annum 33days hols,pension,life,parking
Posted: Yesterday
Kingston Upon Thames, Surrey
Informatiq Consulting
Salary: £40000 - £48000 per annum + Pension, Medical
Posted: 3 days ago
Winchester, Hampshire
Polar Recruitment
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + + Bonus + OT + On-Call +++
Posted: Yesterday
Reading, Berkshire
Haybrook IT Resourcing Ltd
Salary: Up to £48,000 per annum + career progression + benefits
Posted: 10 hours ago