The first table below looks at the demand 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 16 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Qualifications for the England region.

Location
3 months to
16 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Security Check (SC) Clearance
Rank 147 163 184
Rank change year-on-year
+16 +21
Permanent jobs citing SC Cleared 2177 1816 1718
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 1.90% 1.71% 1.45%
As % of the Qualifications category 7.04% 6.19% 5.26%
Number of salaries quoted 1616 1064 1359
Average salary £47,000 £45,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.44% -
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £27,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £65,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+5.88% -5.55%
Qualifications Category
England
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
30945 29335 32637
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 27.07% 27.67% 27.56%
Number of salaries quoted 24956 23943 27872
Average salary £45,000 £42,500 £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 £67,500 £65,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
SC Cleared
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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 16 April 2014.

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 16 April 2014. 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 each for more statistics)
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
Find
Job
Vacancies
South East +5 1053 £45,000 +5.88% 90
London +26 453 £51,000 +0.99% 62
South West -26 203 £40,000 -11.11% 55
North West +46 133 £38,500 -14.44% 13
West Midlands +26 107 £52,500 +16.66% 10
East of England +6 105 £47,500 +11.76% 15
East Midlands +18 61 £30,000 -6.97% 2
North East +24 36 £42,500 +21.42% 3
Yorkshire -53 30 £32,500 -31.57% 6
Midlands 0 2 - - 1
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SC Cleared
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 16 April 2014, 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 3606 (100.00%) Security Cleared
2 907 (25.15%) Windows
3 850 (23.57%) ITIL
4 786 (21.80%) Microsoft
5 699 (19.38%) Finance
6 545 (15.11%) DV Cleared
7 519 (14.39%) SQL
8 458 (12.70%) VMware
9 447 (12.40%) Telecoms
10 438 (12.15%) Linux
11 437 (12.12%) PRINCE2
12 425 (11.79%) Oracle
13 416 (11.54%) MS Excel
14 388 (10.76%) Degree
15 386 (10.70%) Cisco
16 341 (9.46%) Active Directory
17 338 (9.37%) UNIX
18 332 (9.21%) Retail
19 327 (9.07%) Java
20 315 (8.74%) HP
21 303 (8.40%) Firewall
22 298 (8.26%) Project Management
23 290 (8.04%) Citrix
24 274 (7.60%) .NET
24 274 (7.60%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
25 271 (7.52%) SQL Server
26 242 (6.71%) VMware Infrastructure
27 237 (6.57%) Management Information System
28 234 (6.49%) Service Management
29 229 (6.35%) C

SC Cleared
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 16 April 2014, 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
1 181 (5.02%) SharePoint
2 175 (4.85%) MS Exchange
3 111 (3.08%) Exchange Server 2003
4 109 (3.02%) Exchange Server 2010
5 105 (2.91%) WebLogic
6 87 (2.41%) Apache
7 80 (2.22%) Exchange Server 2007
8 68 (1.89%) IIS
9 65 (1.80%) Lync
10 45 (1.25%) Exchange Server 2000
11 44 (1.22%) Tomcat
12 42 (1.16%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
13 41 (1.14%) WebSphere
14 39 (1.08%) IBM Notes
15 30 (0.83%) Exchange Server 2013
16 24 (0.67%) SharePoint Server
17 22 (0.61%) SharePoint 2010
18 21 (0.58%) Office Communications Server
19 19 (0.53%) MediaWiki
20 17 (0.47%) Oracle Workflow
Applications
1 416 (11.54%) MS Excel
2 185 (5.13%) MS Office
3 75 (2.08%) MS Project
4 34 (0.94%) MS PowerPoint
5 18 (0.50%) MS Visio
6 11 (0.31%) AutoCAD
7 8 (0.22%) Spreadsheet
8 7 (0.19%) InfoPath
9 4 (0.11%) Simulink
10 3 (0.083%) CATIA
10 3 (0.083%) Revit
11 1 (0.028%) PrintSoft PReS
11 1 (0.028%) Acrobat
11 1 (0.028%) Stateflow
11 1 (0.028%) NASTRAN
Business Applications
1 78 (2.16%) Oracle EBS
2 52 (1.44%) Oracle EBS R12
3 39 (1.08%) Oracle Applications
4 26 (0.72%) Dynamics CRM
5 22 (0.61%) Oracle HRMS
6 18 (0.50%) Remedy ITSM
6 18 (0.50%) SAP FI
6 18 (0.50%) SAP FI/CO
6 18 (0.50%) SAP CO
7 15 (0.42%) Oracle 11i
8 14 (0.39%) Oracle Internet Expenses
9 11 (0.31%) Maximo
9 11 (0.31%) Oracle Payables
10 9 (0.25%) Oracle Financials
10 9 (0.25%) Oracle General Ledger
10 9 (0.25%) Oracle BPM
10 9 (0.25%) Oracle Receivables
11 8 (0.22%) SAP PSCD
11 8 (0.22%) Teamcenter
12 6 (0.17%) SAP FSCM
Cloud Services
1 20 (0.55%) SaaS
2 14 (0.39%) Office 365
3 12 (0.33%) Cloud Computing
4 11 (0.31%) Amazon AWS
4 11 (0.31%) Amazon EC2
4 11 (0.31%) Amazon S3
4 11 (0.31%) Amazon EMR
5 7 (0.19%) Microsoft Azure
6 5 (0.14%) IaaS
7 3 (0.083%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 303 (8.40%) Firewall
2 185 (5.13%) WAN
3 179 (4.96%) LAN
4 156 (4.33%) SAN
5 145 (4.02%) DHCP
6 143 (3.97%) DNS
7 131 (3.63%) TCP/IP
7 131 (3.63%) Network Security
8 102 (2.83%) Internet
9 92 (2.55%) Wireless
10 68 (1.89%) Cisco ASA
11 63 (1.75%) VPN
11 63 (1.75%) VoIP
12 62 (1.72%) Cisco Nexus
13 57 (1.58%) HTTP
14 52 (1.44%) Intrusion Detection
15 51 (1.41%) MPLS
16 50 (1.39%) NAS
17 39 (1.08%) SMTP
18 36 (1.00%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 271 (7.52%) SQL Server
2 125 (3.47%) Oracle Database
3 83 (2.30%) Oracle BI EE
4 74 (2.05%) Oracle Database 10g
5 71 (1.97%) MySQL
5 71 (1.97%) Oracle Database 11g
6 70 (1.94%) Relational Database
7 50 (1.39%) Big Data
8 49 (1.36%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 44 (1.22%) Hadoop
10 42 (1.16%) Essbase
11 39 (1.08%) Oracle Discoverer
11 39 (1.08%) Oracle Exadata
12 37 (1.03%) SQL Server 2008
13 35 (0.97%) RDBMS
13 35 (0.97%) NoSQL
14 30 (0.83%) SQL Server Reporting Services
15 27 (0.75%) PostgreSQL
16 26 (0.72%) SQL Server 2005
17 25 (0.69%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 48 (1.33%) Subversion
2 45 (1.25%) Visual Studio
2 45 (1.25%) LoadRunner
3 38 (1.05%) Selenium
4 34 (0.94%) Maven
5 32 (0.89%) Eclipse
6 26 (0.72%) Git (software)
7 22 (0.61%) Rational DOORS
7 22 (0.61%) Jenkins
7 22 (0.61%) JUnit
8 20 (0.55%) Oracle Forms
9 17 (0.47%) JIRA
9 17 (0.47%) Team Foundation Server
10 15 (0.42%) TestDirector
10 15 (0.42%) NeoLoad
10 15 (0.42%) Trac
11 13 (0.36%) ClearCase
12 12 (0.33%) QuickTest Pro
13 10 (0.28%) Yeoman
14 8 (0.22%) Rational Rhapsody
General
1 699 (19.38%) Finance
2 447 (12.40%) Telecoms
3 332 (9.21%) Retail
4 112 (3.11%) Back Office
5 97 (2.69%) Military
6 96 (2.66%) Legal
7 60 (1.66%) Electronics
8 53 (1.47%) Aerospace
9 50 (1.39%) Manufacturing
10 36 (1.00%) Advertising
11 35 (0.97%) Banking
12 20 (0.55%) Marketing
13 16 (0.44%) Law
14 15 (0.42%) Automotive
15 14 (0.39%) Games
16 9 (0.25%) General Ledger
16 9 (0.25%) Local Government
16 9 (0.25%) Financial Institution
17 6 (0.17%) Publishing
17 6 (0.17%) Billing
Job Titles
1 418 (11.59%) Consultant
2 376 (10.43%) Architect
3 363 (10.07%) Project Manager
4 316 (8.76%) Analyst
5 309 (8.57%) Developer
6 147 (4.08%) Administrator
7 132 (3.66%) Network Engineer
8 130 (3.61%) Support Engineer
9 118 (3.27%) Security Consultant
10 114 (3.16%) DBA
11 110 (3.05%) Security Engineer
12 105 (2.91%) Software Engineer
13 88 (2.44%) Test Manager
14 87 (2.41%) Systems Engineer
15 85 (2.36%) Programme Manager
16 81 (2.25%) .NET Developer
17 79 (2.19%) Java Developer
18 77 (2.14%) Tester
18 77 (2.14%) Oracle DBA
19 74 (2.05%) Solutions Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 274 (7.60%) .NET
2 161 (4.46%) ASP.NET
3 152 (4.22%) HTML
4 102 (2.83%) Web Services
5 93 (2.58%) XML
6 91 (2.52%) Spring
7 85 (2.36%) J2EE
8 71 (1.97%) Middleware
9 69 (1.91%) Hibernate
10 61 (1.69%) CSS
11 59 (1.64%) SOAP
12 57 (1.58%) HTML5
13 55 (1.53%) jQuery
14 53 (1.47%) WCF
15 52 (1.44%) .NET Framework
16 42 (1.16%) WF
17 41 (1.14%) ASP.NET MVC
18 25 (0.69%) Java EE
18 25 (0.69%) Regular Expression
19 24 (0.67%) JSP
Miscellaneous
1 237 (6.57%) Management Information System
2 103 (2.86%) Clustering
2 103 (2.86%) Open Source
3 93 (2.58%) Computer Science
4 84 (2.33%) CESG
5 83 (2.30%) RMADS
6 71 (1.97%) PKI
7 55 (1.53%) Mathematics
8 50 (1.39%) Blackberry
9 45 (1.25%) Replication
10 43 (1.19%) Human Factors
10 43 (1.19%) Oracle Exalytics
11 41 (1.14%) CESG CLAS
12 38 (1.05%) Cryptography
13 34 (0.94%) Fat Client
13 34 (0.94%) Thin Client
14 31 (0.86%) Visualisation
15 28 (0.78%) Statistics
16 27 (0.75%) GIS
17 26 (0.72%) Device Driver
Operating Systems
1 907 (25.15%) Windows
2 438 (12.15%) Linux
3 338 (9.37%) UNIX
4 229 (6.35%) Windows Server 2008
5 228 (6.32%) Windows Server 2003
6 118 (3.27%) Solaris
7 107 (2.97%) Windows XP
8 98 (2.72%) Windows 7
9 63 (1.75%) HPUX
10 60 (1.66%) Windows 2000
11 56 (1.55%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
12 44 (1.22%) Oracle Linux
13 39 (1.08%) AIX
14 32 (0.89%) Android
15 27 (0.75%) CentOS
16 22 (0.61%) Windows Vista
17 21 (0.58%) Windows Server 2012
18 16 (0.44%) SUSE
19 13 (0.36%) Debian
20 12 (0.33%) MVS
Processes & Methodologies
1 850 (23.57%) ITIL
2 437 (12.12%) PRINCE2
3 298 (8.26%) Project Management
4 234 (6.49%) Service Management
5 202 (5.60%) Information Security
6 197 (5.46%) Stakeholder Management
7 193 (5.35%) Service Delivery
8 174 (4.83%) Risk Management
9 170 (4.71%) Supplier Management
10 158 (4.38%) Software Engineering
11 152 (4.22%) Disaster Recovery
12 129 (3.58%) Incident Management
13 120 (3.33%) Migration
14 119 (3.30%) Risk Assessment
15 114 (3.16%) Configuration Management
16 111 (3.08%) SIEM
17 107 (2.97%) Cyber Security
17 107 (2.97%) Change Management
18 105 (2.91%) Agile Software Development
19 101 (2.80%) Problem Management
Programming Languages
1 519 (14.39%) SQL
2 327 (9.07%) Java
3 229 (6.35%) C
3 229 (6.35%) C#
4 137 (3.80%) C++
5 126 (3.49%) JavaScript
6 104 (2.88%) Python
7 101 (2.80%) Perl
8 98 (2.72%) PowerShell
9 89 (2.47%) T-SQL
9 89 (2.47%) VB.NET
10 84 (2.33%) Shell Script
11 79 (2.19%) VB
12 67 (1.86%) Bash Shell
13 66 (1.83%) PL/SQL
14 44 (1.22%) VBA
15 40 (1.11%) VBScript
16 29 (0.80%) Ruby
17 23 (0.64%) VB6
18 17 (0.47%) Bourne shell
Qualifications
1 3606 (100.00%) Security Cleared
2 545 (15.11%) DV Cleared
3 388 (10.76%) Degree
4 274 (7.60%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
5 197 (5.46%) Cisco Certification
6 167 (4.63%) CISSP
7 141 (3.91%) CCNP
8 132 (3.66%) Microsoft Certification
9 96 (2.66%) ISEB
10 90 (2.50%) ISTQB
11 88 (2.44%) CTC Cleared
12 83 (2.30%) MCSE
12 83 (2.30%) CCNA
13 81 (2.25%) MCP
14 78 (2.16%) CISM
15 63 (1.75%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
16 59 (1.64%) PRINCE2 Certification
17 36 (1.00%) CISA
18 33 (0.92%) CCIE
19 32 (0.89%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 196 (5.44%) SLA
2 181 (5.02%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 143 (3.97%) QA
4 58 (1.61%) PCI DSS
5 37 (1.03%) JSP 440
6 28 (0.78%) ISO 9001
7 16 (0.44%) GPG13
8 12 (0.33%) CESG Infosec
9 8 (0.22%) HMG Infosec
9 8 (0.22%) COBIT
10 7 (0.19%) DO-178B
11 5 (0.14%) Sarbanes-Oxley
11 5 (0.14%) BS7799
12 4 (0.11%) ISO/IEC 20000
12 4 (0.11%) ISO 14001
13 2 (0.055%) IEC 61508
13 2 (0.055%) ISO 9000
14 1 (0.028%) ISO 14000
14 1 (0.028%) TickIT
14 1 (0.028%) DO-160
System Software
1 341 (9.46%) Active Directory
2 242 (6.71%) VMware Infrastructure
3 103 (2.86%) VMware ESX
4 95 (2.63%) vSphere
5 88 (2.44%) Hyper-V
6 74 (2.05%) XenApp
7 68 (1.89%) Oracle RMAN
8 63 (1.75%) Oracle RAC
9 52 (1.44%) vCloud
10 43 (1.19%) Terminal Services
11 36 (1.00%) VMware ESXi
12 29 (0.80%) Snort
13 26 (0.72%) ISA Server
13 26 (0.72%) Microsoft App-V
14 20 (0.55%) Microsoft Virtual Server
15 16 (0.44%) XenDesktop
16 13 (0.36%) UAG
17 12 (0.33%) Forefront TMG
17 12 (0.33%) ProxySG
18 11 (0.31%) Citrix Presentation Server
Systems Management
1 116 (3.22%) NetBackup
2 100 (2.77%) SCCM
3 63 (1.75%) HP Quality Center
4 57 (1.58%) SCOM
5 49 (1.36%) HP SIM
6 48 (1.33%) EMC NetWorker
7 43 (1.19%) Backup Exec
8 40 (1.11%) WSUS
9 39 (1.08%) Data Guard
10 37 (1.03%) Norton AntiVirus
11 36 (1.00%) McAfee ePO
12 29 (0.80%) Tivoli
13 26 (0.72%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
13 26 (0.72%) Nessus
14 25 (0.69%) OpenView Configuration Management
15 22 (0.61%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
16 21 (0.58%) OpenView
17 18 (0.50%) Tivoli Storage Manager
18 14 (0.39%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
19 13 (0.36%) ARCserve
Vendors
1 786 (21.80%) Microsoft
2 458 (12.70%) VMware
3 425 (11.79%) Oracle
4 386 (10.70%) Cisco
5 315 (8.74%) HP
6 290 (8.04%) Citrix
7 195 (5.41%) Juniper
8 177 (4.91%) Fujitsu
9 142 (3.94%) McAfee
10 125 (3.47%) CheckPoint
10 125 (3.47%) F5
11 115 (3.19%) Symantec
12 86 (2.38%) Blue Coat
13 85 (2.36%) JBoss
14 79 (2.19%) Red Hat
15 76 (2.11%) EMC
16 75 (2.08%) IBM
17 71 (1.97%) Veritas
18 69 (1.91%) SAP
19 67 (1.86%) Remedy
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Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum + excellent company benefits
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Salary: Excellent Salary Package
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