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

3 months to
1 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Security Check (SC) Clearance
Rank 171 180 145
Rank change year-on-year
+9 -35
Permanent jobs citing SC Cleared 1807 1899 2425
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 1.98% 1.84% 2.16%
As % of the Qualifications category 7.48% 6.76% 7.84%
Number of salaries quoted 1281 1404 1772
Median salary £47,500 £49,000 £49,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-3.06% -1.01%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,000 £31,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £70,000 £75,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year
- -5.26%
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
24144 28107 30922
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 26.45% 27.20% 27.49%
Number of salaries quoted 19780 22458 24671
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 £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 1 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 1 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 -13 597 £45,000 - 77
London +12 353 £60,500 +8.03% 60
South West +35 322 £42,500 - 57
West Midlands -2 160 £51,250 -14.58% 38
East of England +12 136 £42,500 -15.00% 15
East Midlands +40 76 £35,750 -20.55% 7
North West -36 60 £45,000 - 32
Yorkshire +16 59 £45,000 -3.22% 4
North East +2 16 £45,000 - 16
Midlands - 2 £56,250 - 3
SC Cleared
UK

SC Cleared
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 1 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 3921 (100.00%) Security Cleared
2 921 (23.49%) Windows
3 866 (22.09%) Microsoft
4 745 (19.00%) DV Cleared
5 732 (18.67%) ITIL
6 651 (16.60%) Firewall
7 642 (16.37%) Linux
8 614 (15.66%) Cybersecurity
9 592 (15.10%) VMware
10 576 (14.69%) Degree
11 567 (14.46%) Java
12 557 (14.21%) Agile Software Development
13 526 (13.41%) Finance
14 514 (13.11%) Cisco
15 471 (12.01%) C
16 465 (11.86%) SQL
17 447 (11.40%) Oracle
18 388 (9.90%) Cisco Certification
19 378 (9.64%) MS Excel
20 377 (9.61%) Information Security
21 370 (9.44%) Active Directory
22 338 (8.62%) Windows Server
23 337 (8.59%) Security Architecture
24 331 (8.44%) SQL Server
25 323 (8.24%) VMware Infrastructure
26 322 (8.21%) C#
27 308 (7.86%) Unix
28 305 (7.78%) C++
29 301 (7.68%) JavaScript
30 298 (7.60%) .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
1 187 (4.77%) SharePoint
2 159 (4.06%) MS Exchange
3 102 (2.60%) Apache
4 100 (2.55%) Exchange Server 2010
5 96 (2.45%) Skype for Business
6 84 (2.14%) JBoss
7 71 (1.81%) Exchange Server 2007
8 69 (1.76%) Tomcat
9 63 (1.61%) WebLogic
10 60 (1.53%) IIS
11 58 (1.48%) Elasticsearch
12 57 (1.45%) SharePoint 2013
13 48 (1.22%) SharePoint 2010
14 46 (1.17%) Alfresco
15 43 (1.10%) Joomla!
16 40 (1.02%) Exchange Server 2013
17 39 (0.99%) WebSphere
18 28 (0.71%) nginx
19 25 (0.64%) Confluence
20 24 (0.61%) Exchange Server 2003
Applications
1 378 (9.64%) MS Excel
2 177 (4.51%) MS Office
3 52 (1.33%) MS Project
4 40 (1.02%) MS Visio
5 20 (0.51%) MS PowerPoint
6 18 (0.46%) Adobe Creative Suite
7 16 (0.41%) Spreadsheet
8 8 (0.20%) Adobe Illustrator
8 8 (0.20%) OmniGraffle
8 8 (0.20%) SPSS
9 6 (0.15%) 3ds Max
9 6 (0.15%) Maple
9 6 (0.15%) Maya
10 3 (0.077%) Acrobat
10 3 (0.077%) AutoCAD
10 3 (0.077%) InfoPath
11 2 (0.051%) S-PLUS
12 1 (0.026%) Photoshop
12 1 (0.026%) Simulink
12 1 (0.026%) Stateflow
Business Applications
1 29 (0.74%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 28 (0.71%) Oracle EBS
3 23 (0.59%) Dynamics CRM
4 20 (0.51%) Remedy ITSM
5 12 (0.31%) Oracle Applications
6 11 (0.28%) SAP ERP
7 8 (0.20%) Oracle 11i
8 7 (0.18%) Lorenzo
9 6 (0.15%) Oracle BPM
9 6 (0.15%) Oracle EBS R12
9 6 (0.15%) Oracle ERP
10 5 (0.13%) Oracle Payroll
10 5 (0.13%) SAP HCM
10 5 (0.13%) SAP HR
10 5 (0.13%) StreamServe
11 4 (0.10%) Oracle General Ledger
11 4 (0.10%) Oracle Payables
11 4 (0.10%) Oracle Receivables
11 4 (0.10%) SAP CO
11 4 (0.10%) SAP SRM
Cloud Services
1 112 (2.86%) Office 365
2 106 (2.70%) Microsoft Azure
3 95 (2.42%) Amazon AWS
4 82 (2.09%) SaaS
5 46 (1.17%) IaaS
6 36 (0.92%) PaaS
7 30 (0.77%) Azure Active Directory
8 23 (0.59%) GitHub
9 19 (0.48%) Cloud Computing
10 13 (0.33%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
11 12 (0.31%) SuccessFactors
12 7 (0.18%) Virtual Private Cloud
13 6 (0.15%) Heroku
14 4 (0.10%) Amazon S3
15 3 (0.077%) Amazon EC2
16 2 (0.051%) Oracle CX
17 1 (0.026%) Amazon EMR
17 1 (0.026%) AWS CloudFormation
17 1 (0.026%) Google Analytics
Communications & Networking
1 651 (16.60%) Firewall
2 297 (7.57%) WAN
3 269 (6.86%) LAN
4 252 (6.43%) VPN
5 241 (6.15%) TCP/IP
6 214 (5.46%) Network Security
7 161 (4.11%) Wireless
8 148 (3.77%) DNS
9 138 (3.52%) Internet
10 122 (3.11%) MPLS
10 122 (3.11%) SAN
11 108 (2.75%) Cisco ASA
12 93 (2.37%) DHCP
13 82 (2.09%) BGP
14 81 (2.07%) SSL
15 75 (1.91%) Cisco Nexus
16 65 (1.66%) OSPF
17 62 (1.58%) VLAN
18 58 (1.48%) IPsec
19 55 (1.40%) Intrusion Detection
Database & Business Intelligence
1 331 (8.44%) SQL Server
2 171 (4.36%) Big Data
3 126 (3.21%) Hadoop
4 117 (2.98%) Oracle Database
5 115 (2.93%) MongoDB
6 83 (2.12%) NoSQL
7 57 (1.45%) Relational Database
8 51 (1.30%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 46 (1.17%) MySQL
10 43 (1.10%) PostgreSQL
11 35 (0.89%) GIS
12 32 (0.82%) Oracle Database 11g
13 30 (0.77%) RDBMS
14 29 (0.74%) Apache Cassandra
15 26 (0.66%) Oracle Reports
16 25 (0.64%) Data Warehouse
16 25 (0.64%) SQL Server 2012
16 25 (0.64%) SQL Server Reporting Services
17 24 (0.61%) SQL Server 2008
18 22 (0.56%) DB2
Development Applications
1 119 (3.03%) Jenkins
2 103 (2.63%) Subversion
3 87 (2.22%) Maven
4 86 (2.19%) JIRA
5 83 (2.12%) Visual Studio
6 79 (2.01%) Git (software)
7 60 (1.53%) Team Foundation Server
8 57 (1.45%) Selenium
9 53 (1.35%) Ant
10 43 (1.10%) Rational DOORS
11 42 (1.07%) Jasmine
12 38 (0.97%) Metasploit
12 38 (0.97%) Moq
13 36 (0.92%) Apache Ivy
13 36 (0.92%) JUnit
14 29 (0.74%) Burp Suite
15 27 (0.69%) Bugzilla
16 22 (0.56%) Travis CI
17 20 (0.51%) Axure RP
17 20 (0.51%) Cucumber
General
1 526 (13.41%) Finance
2 264 (6.73%) Telecoms
3 129 (3.29%) Manufacturing
4 113 (2.88%) Marketing
5 111 (2.83%) Military
6 102 (2.60%) Electronics
7 100 (2.55%) Banking
8 79 (2.01%) Retail
9 61 (1.56%) Aerospace
10 60 (1.53%) Legal
11 35 (0.89%) Publishing
12 34 (0.87%) Automotive
13 30 (0.77%) Games
14 24 (0.61%) Law
15 23 (0.59%) Financial Institution
16 22 (0.56%) Billing
17 19 (0.48%) Local Government
18 16 (0.41%) Back Office
18 16 (0.41%) Front Office
19 15 (0.38%) Multimedia
Job Titles
1 530 (13.52%) Consultant
2 514 (13.11%) Architect
3 453 (11.55%) Analyst
4 404 (10.30%) Developer
5 329 (8.39%) Security Consultant
6 301 (7.68%) Network Engineer
7 280 (7.14%) Support Engineer
8 201 (5.13%) Security Architect
9 145 (3.70%) Security Engineer
10 118 (3.01%) Administrator
10 118 (3.01%) Infrastructure Engineer
11 112 (2.86%) 3rd Line Engineer
12 111 (2.83%) Systems Engineer
13 108 (2.75%) Java Developer
14 107 (2.73%) IT Engineer
15 103 (2.63%) Support Analyst
16 101 (2.58%) Tester
17 100 (2.55%) Software Engineer
18 99 (2.52%) Software Developer
19 94 (2.40%) Cybersecurity Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 298 (7.60%) .NET
2 283 (7.22%) HTML
3 181 (4.62%) XML
4 170 (4.34%) CSS
5 146 (3.72%) Web Services
6 142 (3.62%) HTML5
7 105 (2.68%) ASP.NET
7 105 (2.68%) Spring
8 100 (2.55%) SOAP
9 93 (2.37%) AngularJS
10 81 (2.07%) J2EE
11 69 (1.76%) Hibernate
12 60 (1.53%) jQuery
13 54 (1.38%) CSS3
14 53 (1.35%) JPA
15 52 (1.33%) Dojo
16 51 (1.30%) Node.js
17 50 (1.28%) REST
18 47 (1.20%) Middleware
19 46 (1.17%) WSDL
Miscellaneous
1 243 (6.20%) Analytical Skills
2 226 (5.76%) Computer Science
2 226 (5.76%) Management Information System
3 208 (5.30%) Data Centre
4 147 (3.75%) PKI
5 131 (3.34%) CESG
6 113 (2.88%) Security Operations Centre
7 75 (1.91%) Driving Licence
8 72 (1.84%) Clustering
9 66 (1.68%) Mobile App
10 62 (1.58%) Mathematics
11 58 (1.48%) User Experience
12 52 (1.33%) EPoS
13 50 (1.28%) Health Informatics
13 50 (1.28%) Informatics
13 50 (1.28%) Visualisation
14 49 (1.25%) Embedded Systems
15 42 (1.07%) Cyber Attack
16 41 (1.05%) Cybercrime
17 40 (1.02%) VHDL
Operating Systems
1 921 (23.49%) Windows
2 642 (16.37%) Linux
3 338 (8.62%) Windows Server
4 308 (7.86%) Unix
5 240 (6.12%) Windows Server 2008
6 233 (5.94%) Windows Server 2012
7 184 (4.69%) Windows Server 2003
8 122 (3.11%) Windows 7
9 110 (2.81%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 93 (2.37%) Solaris
11 78 (1.99%) CentOS
12 71 (1.81%) Android
13 55 (1.40%) Apple iOS
14 48 (1.22%) Windows XP
15 43 (1.10%) Windows 8
16 41 (1.05%) Windows 10
17 35 (0.89%) Mac OS X
18 29 (0.74%) Kali Linux
18 29 (0.74%) Windows 2000
19 27 (0.69%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 732 (18.67%) ITIL
2 614 (15.66%) Cybersecurity
3 557 (14.21%) Agile Software Development
4 377 (9.61%) Information Security
5 337 (8.59%) Security Architecture
6 275 (7.01%) Project Management
7 251 (6.40%) Presales
8 248 (6.32%) Software Engineering
9 206 (5.25%) Service Delivery
10 203 (5.18%) UML
11 194 (4.95%) PRINCE2
12 187 (4.77%) Network Design
13 186 (4.74%) Change Management
14 183 (4.67%) Mentoring
15 181 (4.62%) TOGAF
16 179 (4.57%) SIEM
17 176 (4.49%) Service Management
18 175 (4.46%) Open Source
19 160 (4.08%) Stakeholder Management
20 154 (3.93%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 567 (14.46%) Java
2 471 (12.01%) C
3 465 (11.86%) SQL
4 322 (8.21%) C#
5 305 (7.78%) C++
6 301 (7.68%) JavaScript
7 222 (5.66%) Python
8 142 (3.62%) PowerShell
9 112 (2.86%) Perl
9 112 (2.86%) Ruby
10 101 (2.58%) PHP
11 79 (2.01%) VB
12 73 (1.86%) PL/SQL
12 73 (1.86%) VB.NET
13 69 (1.76%) Bash Shell
13 69 (1.76%) Shell Script
14 46 (1.17%) T-SQL
15 43 (1.10%) Scala
16 32 (0.82%) XPath
17 30 (0.77%) VBA
Qualifications
1 3921 (100.00%) Security Cleared
2 745 (19.00%) DV Cleared
3 576 (14.69%) Degree
4 388 (9.90%) Cisco Certification
5 290 (7.40%) CISSP
6 269 (6.86%) CCNA
7 211 (5.38%) CCNP
8 146 (3.72%) CISM
8 146 (3.72%) Microsoft Certification
9 132 (3.37%) CREST Certified
10 111 (2.83%) CESG Certified Professional
11 84 (2.14%) JNCIA
11 84 (2.14%) JNCIS
12 76 (1.94%) MCSE
13 73 (1.86%) ITIL Certification
14 72 (1.84%) JNCIP
15 70 (1.79%) CLAS
16 66 (1.68%) CCSE
17 65 (1.66%) ISEB
17 65 (1.66%) MCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 271 (6.91%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 262 (6.68%) SLA
3 84 (2.14%) QA
4 83 (2.12%) HMG Security Policy Framework
5 74 (1.89%) PCI DSS
6 54 (1.38%) RMADS
7 51 (1.30%) Disclosure Scotland
8 32 (0.82%) JSP 440
9 18 (0.46%) GPG13
10 17 (0.43%) ISO 9001
11 15 (0.38%) FISMA
12 14 (0.36%) COBIT
12 14 (0.36%) Data Quality
13 13 (0.33%) HMG Infosec
13 13 (0.33%) ISO22301
14 10 (0.26%) ISO27002
15 5 (0.13%) Def Stans
15 5 (0.13%) PA-DSS
15 5 (0.13%) Sarbanes-Oxley
16 3 (0.077%) IEC 61508
System Software
1 370 (9.44%) Active Directory
2 323 (8.24%) VMware Infrastructure
3 148 (3.77%) vSphere
4 116 (2.96%) Hyper-V
5 72 (1.84%) VMware ESXi
6 49 (1.25%) Docker
7 48 (1.22%) XenApp
8 43 (1.10%) vCloud
9 42 (1.07%) VMware ESX
10 31 (0.79%) Firmware
11 25 (0.64%) Virtual Machines
12 23 (0.59%) Microsoft App-V
12 23 (0.59%) Oracle RAC
13 21 (0.54%) Apache ZooKeeper
13 21 (0.54%) Snort
14 18 (0.46%) BitLocker
15 15 (0.38%) Terminal Services
15 15 (0.38%) Virtual Servers
16 14 (0.36%) XenDesktop
17 13 (0.33%) DFS Replication
Systems Management
1 127 (3.24%) SCCM
2 73 (1.86%) Puppet
3 72 (1.84%) SCOM
4 47 (1.20%) Ansible
5 39 (0.99%) McAfee ePO
6 38 (0.97%) Nessus
7 37 (0.94%) NetBackup
8 33 (0.84%) Microsoft Intune
9 32 (0.82%) Oracle RMAN
10 28 (0.71%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
11 27 (0.69%) Microsoft Clustering
12 25 (0.64%) HP Quality Center
13 24 (0.61%) SCDPM
14 23 (0.59%) Backup Exec
14 23 (0.59%) Nagios
14 23 (0.59%) Norton AntiVirus
15 22 (0.56%) Cisco CUCM
15 22 (0.56%) Data Guard
15 22 (0.56%) Netcool
16 21 (0.54%) Cisco UCCX
Vendors
1 866 (22.09%) Microsoft
2 592 (15.10%) VMware
3 514 (13.11%) Cisco
4 447 (11.40%) Oracle
5 285 (7.27%) Juniper
6 200 (5.10%) HP
7 168 (4.28%) CheckPoint
8 120 (3.06%) IBM
9 112 (2.86%) Citrix
10 102 (2.60%) F5
11 99 (2.52%) Red Hat
12 94 (2.40%) SAP
13 93 (2.37%) Dell
14 83 (2.12%) Palo Alto
15 76 (1.94%) Symantec
16 71 (1.81%) EMC
17 59 (1.50%) Intel Security
18 57 (1.45%) Adobe
19 54 (1.38%) Fujitsu
20 53 (1.35%) Remedy
Manchester, Lancashire
Testing Circle Ltd
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + travel + benefits
Posted: 10 hours ago
North West London
Executive Recruitment Services (ERS)
Salary: £50000 - £55000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 7 hours ago
Liverpool, Merseyside
Austin Fraser
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: 9 hours ago
Bracknell, Berkshire
Lorien Resourcing
Salary: Competitive + Benefits
Posted: 9 hours ago
Gloucester, Gloucestershire
Sanderson
Salary: £55000.00 per annum
Posted: 5 hours ago
South West
Applause IT Innovation
Salary: £25000 - £50000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 6 hours ago
Solihull, West Midlands (County)
Lorien Resourcing
Salary: Competitive + Benefits
Posted: 10 hours ago
Surrey
Executive Recruitment Services (ERS)
Salary: £55000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: 4 hours ago
Bristol, Avon
Novate IT Ltd
Salary: £0.000 per annum + Generous salary plus benefits
Posted: 4 hours ago
Portsmouth, Hampshire
Informatiq Consulting
Salary: £35000 - £41000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 5 hours ago
Newcastle-upon-Tyne, Tyne and Wear
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £30,000 - £70,000
Posted: 12 hours ago
Greater Manchester
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £30,000 - £70,000
Posted: 12 hours ago
Bristol Area
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £30,000 - £70,000
Posted: 12 hours ago
City, London
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £30,000 - £70,000
Posted: 12 hours ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £30,000 - £70,000
Posted: 12 hours ago
Cheltenham, Gloucestershire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 35,000 - 75,000 + excellent benefits
Posted: 11 hours ago
City, London
Executive Recruitment Services (ERS)
Salary: £65000 - £80000 per annum
Posted: 4 hours ago
Essex
Informatiq Consulting
Posted: Yesterday
Barrow-In-Furness, Cumbria
FT Select
Salary: From £40,000 to £45,000 per annum
Posted: 12 hours ago
Kingston Upon Thames, Surrey
Informatiq Consulting
Salary: £40000 - £48000 per annum + Pension, Medical
Posted: 2 days ago
Aldershot, Hampshire
Executive Recruitment Services (ERS)
Salary: £23000 - £30000 per annum
Posted: 6 hours ago
Hampshire
Haybrook IT Resourcing Ltd
Salary: Up to £45,000 per annum DOE
Posted: 10 hours ago
Bristol, Avon
Harris Global
Salary: From £45,000 to £50,000 per annum Benefits + Bonus
Posted: 5 hours ago
Hampshire
Haybrook IT Resourcing Ltd
Salary: Up to £50,000 per annum + benefits + career progression
Posted: 10 hours ago
Bristol, Avon
Harris Global
Salary: From £55,000 to £60,000 per annum Benefits + Bonus
Posted: 5 hours ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Lorien Resourcing
Salary: Negotiable + bonus + shift allowance
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Executive Recruitment Services (ERS)
Salary: £50000 - £58000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
Accenture
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 2 days ago
Gatwick, West Sussex
Ampersand Consulting
Salary: £35000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Southampton, Hampshire
Haybrook IT Resourcing Ltd
Salary: Up to £38,000 per annum
Posted: 5 hours ago