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 20 February 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
20 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Security Check (SC) Clearance
UK / England
Rank 199 176 125
Rank change year-on-year
-23 -51
Permanent jobs citing SC Cleared 1313 1875 2444
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 1.65% 1.99% 2.46%
As % of the Qualifications category 6.69% 7.20% 8.95%
Number of salaries quoted 888 1383 1891
Median salary £45,000 £47,500 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-5.26% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £30,000 £31,500
10% offered a salary of more than £73,250 £70,000 £68,200
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year
- -5.26%

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
19625 26040 27312
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 24.73% 27.68% 27.47%
Number of salaries quoted 15609 21101 21950
Median salary £45,000 £47,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-5.26% +5.55%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £28,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £67,500 £71,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,500

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 20 February 2017.

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 20 February 2017. 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 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 +10 485 £46,250 +2.77% 73
South West -8 309 £42,000 +2.43% 42
London -90 202 £62,500 +8.69% 51
North West -5 76 £35,000 -17.64% 13
East of England -2 65 £45,000 -18.18% 4
West Midlands -20 65 £45,000 -5.26% 22
East Midlands -15 56 £47,500 - 3
Yorkshire -10 31 £41,500 -7.77% 7
North East +7 12 £45,000 +87.50% 8
SC Cleared
UK

SC Cleared
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 20 February 2017, 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 2976 (100.00%) Security Cleared
2 584 (19.62%) Microsoft
3 579 (19.46%) Windows
4 575 (19.32%) ITIL
5 525 (17.64%) DV Cleared
6 445 (14.95%) Linux
7 436 (14.65%) Java
8 428 (14.38%) Agile Software Development
9 416 (13.98%) C
10 411 (13.81%) Degree
11 339 (11.39%) VMware
12 329 (11.06%) Information Security
13 325 (10.92%) Firewall
13 325 (10.92%) Cisco
13 325 (10.92%) Cybersecurity
14 316 (10.62%) SQL
15 315 (10.58%) MS Excel
16 301 (10.11%) Oracle
17 276 (9.27%) Active Directory
18 275 (9.24%) Software Engineering
19 268 (9.01%) C#
19 268 (9.01%) JavaScript
20 261 (8.77%) Analytical Skills
21 259 (8.70%) CISSP
22 247 (8.30%) Cisco Certification
23 245 (8.23%) Finance
24 243 (8.17%) Unix
25 241 (8.10%) VMware Infrastructure
26 240 (8.06%) Project Management
27 237 (7.96%) HTML

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
1 129 (4.33%) SharePoint
2 93 (3.13%) WebLogic
3 71 (2.39%) MS Exchange
4 66 (2.22%) Apache
5 58 (1.95%) JBoss
6 45 (1.51%) IIS
6 45 (1.51%) Oracle SOA Suite
7 42 (1.41%) Skype for Business
8 40 (1.34%) WebSphere
9 37 (1.24%) BizTalk Server
10 36 (1.21%) SharePoint 2010
11 34 (1.14%) SharePoint 2013
12 33 (1.11%) Alfresco
12 33 (1.11%) Elasticsearch
13 31 (1.04%) Joomla!
13 31 (1.04%) Tomcat
14 24 (0.81%) Oracle Service Bus
15 22 (0.74%) Apache Spark
16 19 (0.64%) Apache Pig
16 19 (0.64%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 315 (10.58%) MS Excel
2 158 (5.31%) MS Office
3 70 (2.35%) MS Project
4 41 (1.38%) MS PowerPoint
5 12 (0.40%) Adobe Illustrator
5 12 (0.40%) MS Visio
6 9 (0.30%) Adobe Creative Suite
6 9 (0.30%) InfoPath
7 8 (0.27%) 3ds Max
7 8 (0.27%) Maya
7 8 (0.27%) Photoshop
8 7 (0.24%) OmniGraffle
8 7 (0.24%) Spreadsheet
9 5 (0.17%) AutoCAD
9 5 (0.17%) S-PLUS
10 4 (0.13%) Simulink
11 3 (0.10%) InDesign
12 2 (0.067%) Open Workbench
12 2 (0.067%) Siemens NX
13 1 (0.034%) Doxygen
Business Applications
1 28 (0.94%) Sentinel
2 27 (0.91%) Remedy ITSM
3 19 (0.64%) Dynamics AX
4 16 (0.54%) SAP CO
4 16 (0.54%) SAP FI
4 16 (0.54%) SAP FI/CO
5 14 (0.47%) assyst
6 13 (0.44%) Dynamics CRM
6 13 (0.44%) Oracle EBS R12
7 12 (0.40%) SAP HR
8 11 (0.37%) Oracle CRM
8 11 (0.37%) Oracle ERP
8 11 (0.37%) SAP PS
9 10 (0.34%) SAP Oil and Gas
10 9 (0.30%) Primavera
11 8 (0.27%) Oracle EBS
11 8 (0.27%) SAP SCM
12 7 (0.24%) SAP HCM
13 6 (0.20%) SAP BPC
13 6 (0.20%) SAP PSCD
Cloud Services
1 121 (4.07%) Microsoft Azure
2 108 (3.63%) Office 365
3 96 (3.23%) Amazon AWS
4 37 (1.24%) PaaS
4 37 (1.24%) SaaS
5 34 (1.14%) Cloud Computing
6 32 (1.08%) IaaS
7 28 (0.94%) GitHub
8 12 (0.40%) Google Cloud Platform
9 11 (0.37%) Amazon EC2
9 11 (0.37%) Azure Active Directory
10 7 (0.24%) SuccessFactors
11 6 (0.20%) Amazon S3
12 4 (0.13%) Boomi
13 3 (0.10%) AWS CloudFormation
14 2 (0.067%) G Suite
14 2 (0.067%) iPaaS
15 1 (0.034%) Yammer
Communications & Networking
1 325 (10.92%) Firewall
2 218 (7.33%) LAN
3 164 (5.51%) WAN
4 161 (5.41%) DNS
5 152 (5.11%) Network Security
6 145 (4.87%) TCP/IP
7 121 (4.07%) DHCP
8 97 (3.26%) Wireless
9 93 (3.13%) HTTP
10 90 (3.02%) Cisco ASA
11 83 (2.79%) MPLS
12 82 (2.76%) VPN
13 81 (2.72%) OSPF
14 78 (2.62%) BGP
15 61 (2.05%) FTP
16 53 (1.78%) VoIP
17 52 (1.75%) SSL
18 49 (1.65%) Intrusion Detection
18 49 (1.65%) Wi-Fi
19 48 (1.61%) LDAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 210 (7.06%) SQL Server
2 97 (3.26%) MongoDB
3 80 (2.69%) Hadoop
4 73 (2.45%) Relational Database
5 65 (2.18%) SQL Server 2008
6 62 (2.08%) MySQL
7 60 (2.02%) Big Data
8 50 (1.68%) NoSQL
9 49 (1.65%) Oracle Database
10 45 (1.51%) RDBMS
11 38 (1.28%) Oracle Database 11g
11 38 (1.28%) SQL Server Integration Services
12 36 (1.21%) SQL Server 2005
13 31 (1.04%) MS Access
14 30 (1.01%) GIS
15 26 (0.87%) PostgreSQL
16 23 (0.77%) Data Warehouse
17 22 (0.74%) SQL Server Reporting Services
18 21 (0.71%) Oracle Reports
19 19 (0.64%) Oracle OWB
Development Applications
1 97 (3.26%) Team Foundation Server
2 88 (2.96%) Jenkins
3 79 (2.65%) Visual Studio
4 62 (2.08%) Git (software)
5 60 (2.02%) Subversion
6 57 (1.92%) Maven
7 51 (1.71%) JIRA
7 51 (1.71%) JUnit
8 50 (1.68%) Selenium
9 40 (1.34%) Rational DOORS
10 31 (1.04%) Cucumber
10 31 (1.04%) Oracle Forms
11 24 (0.81%) TeamCity
12 21 (0.71%) Hudson
13 19 (0.64%) PeopleTools
14 16 (0.54%) Ant
15 15 (0.50%) JDeveloper
16 14 (0.47%) Mockito
17 11 (0.37%) DbUnit
17 11 (0.37%) Moq
General
1 245 (8.23%) Finance
2 139 (4.67%) Telecoms
3 75 (2.52%) Marketing
4 67 (2.25%) Manufacturing
5 65 (2.18%) Aerospace
6 60 (2.02%) Legal
6 60 (2.02%) Military
7 43 (1.44%) Banking
8 32 (1.08%) Electronics
9 17 (0.57%) Law
9 17 (0.57%) Retail
10 16 (0.54%) Publishing
11 13 (0.44%) Automotive
12 12 (0.40%) Games
13 11 (0.37%) Multimedia
14 10 (0.34%) Billing
15 4 (0.13%) Local Government
15 4 (0.13%) Pharmaceutical
16 2 (0.067%) Financial Institution
16 2 (0.067%) Front Office
Job Titles
1 370 (12.43%) Developer
2 294 (9.88%) Consultant
3 276 (9.27%) Analyst
4 271 (9.11%) Architect
5 170 (5.71%) Network Engineer
6 148 (4.97%) Software Engineer
7 137 (4.60%) Support Engineer
8 110 (3.70%) Infrastructure Engineer
9 103 (3.46%) Security Architect
10 99 (3.33%) Security Manager
11 97 (3.26%) Systems Engineer
12 87 (2.92%) Java Developer
13 85 (2.86%) Administrator
13 85 (2.86%) Senior Developer
14 81 (2.72%) Solutions Architect
15 73 (2.45%) Tester
16 71 (2.39%) Project Manager
17 70 (2.35%) Security Engineer
18 61 (2.05%) Cisco Engineer
19 58 (1.95%) Security Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 237 (7.96%) HTML
2 214 (7.19%) Web Services
3 203 (6.82%) .NET
4 180 (6.05%) XML
5 138 (4.64%) CSS
6 110 (3.70%) AngularJS
7 99 (3.33%) J2EE
8 95 (3.19%) ASP.NET
9 81 (2.72%) SOAP
9 81 (2.72%) Spring
10 79 (2.65%) REST
11 78 (2.62%) HTML5
12 68 (2.28%) jQuery
13 63 (2.12%) JSON
14 51 (1.71%) .NET Framework
14 51 (1.71%) Hibernate
15 49 (1.65%) Ajax
16 48 (1.61%) React
17 46 (1.55%) WSDL
18 43 (1.44%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 261 (8.77%) Analytical Skills
2 228 (7.66%) Management Information System
3 141 (4.74%) Data Centre
4 110 (3.70%) Computer Science
5 100 (3.36%) CESG
6 98 (3.29%) PKI
7 69 (2.32%) Driving Licence
8 58 (1.95%) Security Operations Centre
9 39 (1.31%) Clustering
10 32 (1.08%) Cybercrime
11 31 (1.04%) Private Cloud
12 30 (1.01%) User Experience
13 29 (0.97%) Algorithms
14 28 (0.94%) Blackberry
14 28 (0.94%) Cyber Attack
15 27 (0.91%) Mobile App
16 25 (0.84%) Cyberthreat
17 22 (0.74%) Data Protection Act
18 19 (0.64%) iPhone
18 19 (0.64%) N-Tier
Operating Systems
1 579 (19.46%) Windows
2 445 (14.95%) Linux
3 243 (8.17%) Unix
4 184 (6.18%) Windows Server
5 96 (3.23%) Windows Server 2012
6 83 (2.79%) Windows 7
7 82 (2.76%) Android
8 80 (2.69%) Windows Server 2008
9 55 (1.85%) Apple iOS
9 55 (1.85%) Windows Server 2003
10 52 (1.75%) Windows 10
11 44 (1.48%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
12 39 (1.31%) Windows 8
13 30 (1.01%) Solaris
14 27 (0.91%) CentOS
15 21 (0.71%) Windows XP
16 14 (0.47%) Ubuntu
17 13 (0.44%) Debian
18 11 (0.37%) AIX
18 11 (0.37%) Mac OS
Processes & Methodologies
1 575 (19.32%) ITIL
2 428 (14.38%) Agile Software Development
3 329 (11.06%) Information Security
4 325 (10.92%) Cybersecurity
5 275 (9.24%) Software Engineering
6 240 (8.06%) Project Management
7 197 (6.62%) Service Delivery
8 191 (6.42%) Stakeholder Management
9 172 (5.78%) Service Management
10 171 (5.75%) Scrum
11 165 (5.54%) Risk Management
12 126 (4.23%) Change Management
12 126 (4.23%) Open Source
13 125 (4.20%) SIEM
14 123 (4.13%) Presales
15 122 (4.10%) Incident Management
16 121 (4.07%) SOA
17 120 (4.03%) SDLC
18 117 (3.93%) Data Protection
18 117 (3.93%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 436 (14.65%) Java
2 416 (13.98%) C
3 316 (10.62%) SQL
4 268 (9.01%) C#
4 268 (9.01%) JavaScript
5 236 (7.93%) C++
6 155 (5.21%) Python
7 120 (4.03%) PowerShell
8 83 (2.79%) Perl
9 66 (2.22%) Ruby
9 66 (2.22%) Shell Script
10 61 (2.05%) Bash Shell
11 60 (2.02%) PHP
12 53 (1.78%) VB
13 44 (1.48%) PL/SQL
14 41 (1.38%) Scala
15 40 (1.34%) Groovy
15 40 (1.34%) T-SQL
16 33 (1.11%) XPath
17 31 (1.04%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 2976 (100.00%) Security Cleared
2 525 (17.64%) DV Cleared
3 411 (13.81%) Degree
4 259 (8.70%) CISSP
5 247 (8.30%) Cisco Certification
6 175 (5.88%) CISM
7 146 (4.91%) CCNA
8 134 (4.50%) CCNP
9 121 (4.07%) Microsoft Certification
10 120 (4.03%) ITIL Certification
11 101 (3.39%) CEH
12 99 (3.33%) CISA
13 86 (2.89%) SANS
14 79 (2.65%) MCSE
15 77 (2.59%) CESG Certified Professional
16 61 (2.05%) MCSA
17 59 (1.98%) BPSS Clearance
18 54 (1.81%) GIAC
19 51 (1.71%) CREST Certified
20 42 (1.41%) CHECK Team Leader
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 181 (6.08%) SLA
2 170 (5.71%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 98 (3.29%) PCI DSS
4 75 (2.52%) QA
5 40 (1.34%) HMG Security Policy Framework
6 37 (1.24%) RMADS
7 29 (0.97%) GPG13
8 25 (0.84%) JSP 440
9 22 (0.74%) COBIT
10 21 (0.71%) Sarbanes-Oxley
11 13 (0.44%) ISO 9001
12 12 (0.40%) MISRA
13 11 (0.37%) JTAG
14 9 (0.30%) Def Stans
15 7 (0.24%) Data Quality
16 6 (0.20%) FISMA
16 6 (0.20%) GDPR
16 6 (0.20%) HMG Infosec
17 4 (0.13%) ISO 9000
17 4 (0.13%) ISO27002
System Software
1 276 (9.27%) Active Directory
2 241 (8.10%) VMware Infrastructure
3 103 (3.46%) Hyper-V
4 90 (3.02%) vSphere
5 38 (1.28%) Oracle RAC
6 33 (1.11%) Snort
7 30 (1.01%) Docker
8 24 (0.81%) VMware ESXi
9 18 (0.60%) vCloud
9 18 (0.60%) XenApp
10 16 (0.54%) Virtual Machines
10 16 (0.54%) XenDesktop
11 10 (0.34%) Forefront TMG
12 8 (0.27%) Firmware
13 6 (0.20%) Dovecot
13 6 (0.20%) Microsoft App-V
14 5 (0.17%) HDFS
14 5 (0.17%) NFS
14 5 (0.17%) Xen
15 4 (0.13%) Terminal Services
Systems Management
1 61 (2.05%) SCCM
2 44 (1.48%) Nagios
3 29 (0.97%) NetBackup
3 29 (0.97%) Oracle RMAN
4 28 (0.94%) Juniper STRM
5 27 (0.91%) Data Guard
6 26 (0.87%) Ansible
7 25 (0.84%) Puppet
8 16 (0.54%) HP Quality Center
8 16 (0.54%) Opscode Chef
8 16 (0.54%) Oracle Identity Management
9 15 (0.50%) Nessus
9 15 (0.50%) SCOrch
9 15 (0.50%) Tivoli
10 14 (0.47%) Network Intrusion Detection System
10 14 (0.47%) Nmap
11 13 (0.44%) Computer Emergency Response Teams
11 13 (0.44%) Tivoli Identity Manager
12 12 (0.40%) Endace
13 11 (0.37%) Microsoft Intune
Vendors
1 584 (19.62%) Microsoft
2 339 (11.39%) VMware
3 325 (10.92%) Cisco
4 301 (10.11%) Oracle
5 215 (7.22%) Juniper
6 124 (4.17%) SAP
7 121 (4.07%) IBM
8 112 (3.76%) HP
9 64 (2.15%) CheckPoint
10 61 (2.05%) Red Hat
11 56 (1.88%) F5
12 54 (1.81%) Palo Alto
13 53 (1.78%) Citrix
14 49 (1.65%) Remedy
15 38 (1.28%) Computacenter
15 38 (1.28%) EMC
15 38 (1.28%) NetApp
16 37 (1.24%) Symantec
17 36 (1.21%) Siebel
18 34 (1.14%) Fujitsu
Farnborough, Hampshire
Spring Technology
Salary: £40000.00 - £65000.00 per annum + Bonus and Parking
Posted: 16 hours ago
Telford, Shropshire
Lorien Resourcing
Salary: Competitive Salary Package
Posted: 18 hours ago
Corsham, Wiltshire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 40,000-45,000
Posted: 13 hours ago
London
Leidos
Posted: 18 hours ago
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
Accenture
Salary: From £31,424 to £49,850 per annum
Posted: 21 hours ago
London
Leidos
Posted: 18 hours ago
Cheltenham, Gloucestershire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 65000 + excellent benefits
Posted: 12 hours ago
London
Leidos
Posted: 15 hours ago
Bristol, Avon
People Source Consulting
Salary: £22000 - £28000 per annum
Posted: 13 hours ago
South West London
Cyber Team
Salary: From £50,000 to £70,000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 11 hours ago
Bristol, Avon
Executive Recruitment Services (ERS)
Posted: 19 hours ago
Surbiton, Surrey
Informatiq Consulting
Salary: £42000 - £55000 per annum + BUPA + Pension
Posted: 2 days ago
Malvern, Worcestershire
Experis Ltd
Salary: £55000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Hemel Hempstead, Hertfordshire
Polar Recruitment
Salary: £42000 - £47000 per annum + + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Sanderson
Salary: £30000 - £50000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
London
Leidos
Salary: £30000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Leatherhead, Surrey
Sanderson
Salary: £30000 - £55000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Slough, Berkshire
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £45,000-£60,000 base (plus competitive package)
Posted: 3 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Lorien Resourcing
Salary: £19000 - £22000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Bedford, Bedfordshire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 45,000 + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Kingston Upon Thames, Surrey
Informatiq Consulting
Salary: £47000 - £55000 per annum + Pension + Bupa
Posted: 2 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Lorien Resourcing
Salary: £19000 - £22000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Aldershot, Hampshire
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £40,000 to £55,000
Posted: 3 days ago
Leatherhead, Surrey
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £30,000 - £40,000 + Package
Posted: 5 days ago
Plymouth, Devon
Experis Ltd
Salary: £38000 - £42000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Senitor Associates
Salary: £18000 - £22000 per annum + Great Benefits + Company
Posted: 3 days ago
Havant, Hampshire
Informatiq Consulting
Posted: 3 days ago
Shrewsbury, Shropshire
IT Talent Solutions
Salary: From £25,000 to £30,000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Lorien Resourcing
Posted: 5 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Informatiq Consulting
Salary: £55000 - £60000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago