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 6 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
6 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Security Check (SC) Clearance
Rank 173 135 170
Rank change year-on-year
-38 +35
Permanent jobs citing SC Cleared 1859 2406 1761
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 1.82% 2.19% 1.73%
As % of the Qualifications category 6.75% 8.00% 6.31%
Number of salaries quoted 1394 1738 1164
Average salary £49,000 £50,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-2.00% +11.11%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,000 £30,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £75,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £47,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
-5.26% +11.76%
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
27522 30066 27917
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 27.01% 27.31% 27.50%
Number of salaries quoted 22014 23929 22889
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £65,000 £67,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+4.93% +1.25%

SC Cleared
Jobs Demand Trend in England

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing SC Cleared across the England region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 6 July 2015.

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 average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing SC Cleared within the England region over the 3 months to 6 July 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
(Use links below to see detailed
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 -35 802 £45,000 -5.26% 106
London +20 418 £57,500 +4.54% 84
South West -1 214 £42,500 +6.25% 34
East of England -18 162 £50,000 - 16
West Midlands -14 147 £57,500 -4.16% 33
North West +12 115 £43,000 -4.44% 42
Yorkshire +38 57 £46,500 +24.00% 10
East Midlands -14 43 £45,000 +12.50% 9
North East -26 19 - - 1
SC Cleared
UK

SC Cleared
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 6 July 2015, IT jobs across the England region citing SC 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 SC Cleared.

1 4119 (100.00%) Security Cleared
2 974 (23.65%) Microsoft
3 964 (23.40%) Windows
4 840 (20.39%) ITIL
5 830 (20.15%) DV Cleared
6 626 (15.20%) Cisco
7 553 (13.43%) Degree
8 533 (12.94%) Oracle
9 521 (12.65%) SQL
10 517 (12.55%) VMware
11 513 (12.45%) Firewall
12 499 (12.11%) Finance
13 496 (12.04%) Linux
14 463 (11.24%) Agile Software Development
15 449 (10.90%) C
16 425 (10.32%) Active Directory
17 417 (10.12%) MS Excel
18 404 (9.81%) Cisco Certification
19 384 (9.32%) SQL Server
19 384 (9.32%) VMware Infrastructure
20 364 (8.84%) HP
21 358 (8.69%) Java
22 355 (8.62%) UNIX
23 346 (8.40%) SharePoint
24 317 (7.70%) SLA
25 316 (7.67%) .NET
26 311 (7.55%) Project Management
27 308 (7.48%) WAN
28 297 (7.21%) LAN
29 294 (7.14%) Telecoms

SC Cleared
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 6 July 2015, IT jobs across the England region citing SC 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 SC Cleared. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 346 (8.40%) SharePoint
2 206 (5.00%) MS Exchange
3 150 (3.64%) Exchange Server 2010
4 138 (3.35%) Lync
5 128 (3.11%) IIS
6 118 (2.86%) SharePoint 2013
7 107 (2.60%) SharePoint 2010
8 86 (2.09%) Exchange Server 2007
9 76 (1.85%) Exchange Server 2013
10 68 (1.65%) WebLogic
11 63 (1.53%) Exchange Server 2003
12 52 (1.26%) Documentum
13 49 (1.19%) JBoss
14 42 (1.02%) Apache
14 42 (1.02%) Elasticsearch
15 40 (0.97%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
16 36 (0.87%) BizTalk Server
16 36 (0.87%) Node.js
17 35 (0.85%) WebSphere
18 32 (0.78%) Tomcat
Applications
1 417 (10.12%) MS Excel
2 169 (4.10%) MS Office
3 49 (1.19%) MS PowerPoint
4 39 (0.95%) MS Visio
5 38 (0.92%) MS Project
6 31 (0.75%) InfoPath
7 7 (0.17%) Windchill
8 6 (0.15%) Spreadsheet
9 2 (0.049%) Simulink
10 1 (0.024%) Stateflow
10 1 (0.024%) Maya
10 1 (0.024%) 3ds Max
10 1 (0.024%) Adobe Illustrator
10 1 (0.024%) Open Workbench
10 1 (0.024%) PowerPivot
10 1 (0.024%) Adobe Creative Suite
Business Applications
1 105 (2.55%) Oracle EBS
2 99 (2.40%) Oracle EBS R12
3 97 (2.35%) Dynamics CRM
4 51 (1.24%) Oracle Applications
5 37 (0.90%) Remedy ITSM
6 32 (0.78%) Oracle HRMS
7 30 (0.73%) Oracle General Ledger
7 30 (0.73%) Oracle Receivables
7 30 (0.73%) Oracle Payables
8 18 (0.44%) Dynamics AX
9 16 (0.39%) SAP CO
9 16 (0.39%) SAP FI/CO
9 16 (0.39%) SAP FI
9 16 (0.39%) Oracle 11i
10 13 (0.32%) Oracle ERP
11 12 (0.29%) Oracle Payroll
12 10 (0.24%) Primavera
13 9 (0.22%) Oracle Financials
14 8 (0.19%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
15 7 (0.17%) Summit
Cloud Services
1 167 (4.05%) Office 365
2 81 (1.97%) Microsoft Azure
3 21 (0.51%) Azure Active Directory
4 20 (0.49%) Cloud Computing
5 17 (0.41%) Yammer
6 16 (0.39%) SaaS
7 10 (0.24%) PaaS
7 10 (0.24%) Amazon AWS
8 7 (0.17%) IaaS
9 3 (0.073%) Amazon EMR
9 3 (0.073%) Amazon EC2
9 3 (0.073%) Amazon S3
Communications & Networking
1 513 (12.45%) Firewall
2 308 (7.48%) WAN
3 297 (7.21%) LAN
4 190 (4.61%) DNS
5 185 (4.49%) Wireless
6 172 (4.18%) TCP/IP
7 159 (3.86%) SAN
8 129 (3.13%) DHCP
9 105 (2.55%) Network Security
10 93 (2.26%) VoIP
11 89 (2.16%) Cisco ASA
12 84 (2.04%) Cisco Nexus
13 77 (1.87%) Internet
14 75 (1.82%) HTTP
15 74 (1.80%) MPLS
16 64 (1.55%) BGP
17 61 (1.48%) Unified Communications
18 60 (1.46%) VPN
19 56 (1.36%) OSPF
20 48 (1.17%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 384 (9.32%) SQL Server
2 133 (3.23%) SQL Server 2008
3 127 (3.08%) Oracle Database
4 105 (2.55%) Relational Database
5 93 (2.26%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 74 (1.80%) MySQL
7 73 (1.77%) Big Data
8 66 (1.60%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 60 (1.46%) RDBMS
10 58 (1.41%) Oracle Database 11g
11 57 (1.38%) MongoDB
12 50 (1.21%) Data Warehouse
13 46 (1.12%) SQL Server 2005
14 42 (1.02%) QlikView
15 37 (0.90%) SQL Server Analysis Services
16 33 (0.80%) Oracle Reports
17 31 (0.75%) Oracle Exadata
18 29 (0.70%) Oracle Database 10g
19 26 (0.63%) Hadoop
20 24 (0.58%) Oracle BI EE
Development Applications
1 90 (2.18%) Visual Studio
1 90 (2.18%) Subversion
2 61 (1.48%) Git (software)
3 55 (1.34%) Oracle Forms
4 54 (1.31%) Rational DOORS
5 46 (1.12%) Maven
6 44 (1.07%) Team Foundation Server
7 36 (0.87%) Jenkins
8 34 (0.83%) Selenium
9 31 (0.75%) ClearCase
10 25 (0.61%) NUnit
11 23 (0.56%) CruiseControl
12 22 (0.53%) Ant
12 22 (0.53%) MSBuild
13 21 (0.51%) Visual Studio Team System
14 20 (0.49%) JIRA
15 18 (0.44%) MSI
16 17 (0.41%) LoadRunner
16 17 (0.41%) Eclipse
17 15 (0.36%) Bugzilla
General
1 499 (12.11%) Finance
2 294 (7.14%) Telecoms
3 100 (2.43%) Retail
4 85 (2.06%) Manufacturing
5 77 (1.87%) Banking
6 70 (1.70%) Military
7 62 (1.51%) Electronics
8 44 (1.07%) Aerospace
9 41 (1.00%) Legal
9 41 (1.00%) Marketing
10 31 (0.75%) Publishing
11 18 (0.44%) Advertising
12 16 (0.39%) General Ledger
13 12 (0.29%) Local Government
14 11 (0.27%) Welsh Language
14 11 (0.27%) Law
14 11 (0.27%) Back Office
15 7 (0.17%) Games
16 6 (0.15%) Automotive
16 6 (0.15%) Avionics
Job Titles
1 597 (14.49%) Analyst
2 509 (12.36%) Consultant
3 459 (11.14%) Architect
4 397 (9.64%) Developer
5 253 (6.14%) Project Manager
6 180 (4.37%) Network Engineer
7 158 (3.84%) Support Engineer
8 157 (3.81%) Administrator
9 146 (3.54%) Security Consultant
10 129 (3.13%) Business Analyst
10 129 (3.13%) Software Engineer
11 127 (3.08%) Systems Engineer
12 121 (2.94%) .NET Developer
13 117 (2.84%) Systems Administrator
14 101 (2.45%) Support Analyst
15 89 (2.16%) Technical Architect
16 88 (2.14%) Applications Support
16 88 (2.14%) Infrastructure Engineer
17 82 (1.99%) Test Analyst
18 79 (1.92%) Solutions Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 316 (7.67%) .NET
2 268 (6.51%) HTML
3 225 (5.46%) CSS
4 198 (4.81%) ASP.NET
5 119 (2.89%) J2EE
6 114 (2.77%) Middleware
6 114 (2.77%) HTML5
7 110 (2.67%) .NET Framework
8 106 (2.57%) Web Services
9 105 (2.55%) XML
10 86 (2.09%) JSP
11 80 (1.94%) WCF
11 80 (1.94%) Spring
12 77 (1.87%) Entity Framework
13 76 (1.85%) jQuery
14 60 (1.46%) Hibernate
15 59 (1.43%) CSS3
16 57 (1.38%) ASP.NET MVC
17 52 (1.26%) Oracle Fusion
18 48 (1.17%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 265 (6.43%) Data Centre
2 248 (6.02%) Analytical Skills
3 172 (4.18%) Management Information System
4 146 (3.54%) Computer Science
5 112 (2.72%) Clustering
6 70 (1.70%) GIS
6 70 (1.70%) RMADS
7 65 (1.58%) PKI
8 60 (1.46%) Replication
8 60 (1.46%) Mathematics
9 55 (1.34%) CESG
10 49 (1.19%) Visualisation
11 48 (1.17%) Blackberry
12 46 (1.12%) Life Science
13 41 (1.00%) Physics
14 40 (0.97%) Statistics
15 33 (0.80%) Thin Client
15 33 (0.80%) Fat Client
16 31 (0.75%) Embedded Systems
16 31 (0.75%) Algorithms
Operating Systems
1 964 (23.40%) Windows
2 496 (12.04%) Linux
3 355 (8.62%) UNIX
4 290 (7.04%) Windows Server 2008
5 202 (4.90%) Windows Server 2003
6 191 (4.64%) Windows Server 2012
7 172 (4.18%) Windows 7
8 103 (2.50%) Solaris
9 91 (2.21%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 81 (1.97%) Windows XP
11 38 (0.92%) Windows 8
12 36 (0.87%) Ubuntu
13 35 (0.85%) AIX
14 32 (0.78%) HPUX
15 27 (0.66%) Android
15 27 (0.66%) CentOS
16 15 (0.36%) Apple iOS
17 12 (0.29%) Windows 2000
18 7 (0.17%) Windows NT
18 7 (0.17%) SUSE
Processes & Methodologies
1 840 (20.39%) ITIL
2 463 (11.24%) Agile Software Development
3 311 (7.55%) Project Management
4 285 (6.92%) Information Security
5 278 (6.75%) Service Management
6 249 (6.05%) PRINCE2
7 245 (5.95%) Service Delivery
8 240 (5.83%) Software Engineering
9 231 (5.61%) Change Management
9 231 (5.61%) Cyber Security
10 208 (5.05%) Mentoring
10 208 (5.05%) Scrum
11 192 (4.66%) Configuration Management
12 186 (4.52%) Stakeholder Management
13 173 (4.20%) Business Intelligence
14 169 (4.10%) Incident Management
15 160 (3.88%) Migration
16 159 (3.86%) CRM
17 156 (3.79%) Risk Management
18 155 (3.76%) UML
Programming Languages
1 521 (12.65%) SQL
2 449 (10.90%) C
3 358 (8.69%) Java
4 291 (7.06%) C#
5 244 (5.92%) JavaScript
6 211 (5.12%) C++
7 136 (3.30%) Python
7 136 (3.30%) PowerShell
8 127 (3.08%) Perl
9 85 (2.06%) PL/SQL
10 78 (1.89%) Ruby
11 76 (1.85%) Bash Shell
12 64 (1.55%) VB.NET
13 59 (1.43%) Shell Script
14 50 (1.21%) PHP
15 39 (0.95%) VB
16 38 (0.92%) T-SQL
17 35 (0.85%) VBScript
18 26 (0.63%) VBA
19 14 (0.34%) Ada
Qualifications
1 4119 (100.00%) Security Cleared
2 830 (20.15%) DV Cleared
3 553 (13.43%) Degree
4 404 (9.81%) Cisco Certification
5 255 (6.19%) CCNA
6 237 (5.75%) CCNP
7 191 (4.64%) Microsoft Certification
8 155 (3.76%) CISSP
9 120 (2.91%) MCSE
10 89 (2.16%) MCP
10 89 (2.16%) ISTQB
11 88 (2.14%) CCA
12 87 (2.11%) Citrix Certification
13 85 (2.06%) CCSA
14 82 (1.99%) ISEB
15 78 (1.89%) CISM
16 68 (1.65%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
17 59 (1.43%) ITIL Certification
17 59 (1.43%) CCIE
18 55 (1.34%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 317 (7.70%) SLA
2 141 (3.42%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 74 (1.80%) QA
4 56 (1.36%) PCI DSS
5 37 (0.90%) JSP 440
6 22 (0.53%) ISO 9001
7 11 (0.27%) COBIT
8 10 (0.24%) GPG13
9 6 (0.15%) Sarbanes-Oxley
10 4 (0.097%) ISO 9000
10 4 (0.097%) Data Quality
11 3 (0.073%) JTAG
11 3 (0.073%) IEC 61508
11 3 (0.073%) TickIT
12 2 (0.049%) BS7799
12 2 (0.049%) PMBOK
13 1 (0.024%) FISMA
13 1 (0.024%) ISO/IEC 17799
13 1 (0.024%) DO-178B
13 1 (0.024%) DO-160
System Software
1 425 (10.32%) Active Directory
2 384 (9.32%) VMware Infrastructure
3 218 (5.29%) Hyper-V
4 142 (3.45%) XenApp
5 141 (3.42%) Microsoft App-V
6 111 (2.69%) XenDesktop
7 70 (1.70%) vSphere
8 65 (1.58%) VMware ESX
9 53 (1.29%) Terminal Services
10 30 (0.73%) Firmware
11 28 (0.68%) ISA Server
11 28 (0.68%) XenServer
11 28 (0.68%) Oracle RAC
12 27 (0.66%) UAG
12 27 (0.66%) Samba
13 22 (0.53%) Forefront TMG
14 19 (0.46%) Xen
15 17 (0.41%) vCloud
16 15 (0.36%) Microsoft Virtual Server
17 12 (0.29%) Snort
Systems Management
1 225 (5.46%) SCCM
2 101 (2.45%) SCOM
3 95 (2.31%) NetBackup
4 44 (1.07%) HP SIM
5 41 (1.00%) EMC NetWorker
6 38 (0.92%) Cisco Prime
7 35 (0.85%) OpenView
8 33 (0.80%) Puppet
9 30 (0.73%) Oracle RMAN
10 28 (0.68%) Data Guard
10 28 (0.68%) SCVMM
11 27 (0.66%) WSUS
11 27 (0.66%) HP Data Protector
11 27 (0.66%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
12 25 (0.61%) Forefront Identity Manager
13 24 (0.58%) Norton AntiVirus
14 23 (0.56%) EdgeSight
15 20 (0.49%) HP Quality Center
16 19 (0.46%) Backup Exec
17 17 (0.41%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 974 (23.65%) Microsoft
2 626 (15.20%) Cisco
3 533 (12.94%) Oracle
4 517 (12.55%) VMware
5 364 (8.84%) HP
6 292 (7.09%) Citrix
7 272 (6.60%) Juniper
8 212 (5.15%) CheckPoint
9 149 (3.62%) F5
10 128 (3.11%) IBM
11 117 (2.84%) EMC
11 117 (2.84%) Symantec
12 109 (2.65%) SAP
13 83 (2.02%) AppSense
14 80 (1.94%) Red Hat
15 78 (1.89%) Remedy
16 76 (1.85%) Sun
17 72 (1.75%) McAfee
18 67 (1.63%) NetApp
19 64 (1.55%) Computacenter
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