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 25 July 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
25 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Security Check (SC) Clearance
Rank 124 164 179
Rank change year-on-year
+40 +15
Permanent jobs citing SC Cleared 2435 1757 1748
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 2.22% 1.73% 1.57%
As % of the Qualifications category 8.19% 6.35% 5.64%
Number of salaries quoted 1750 1170 1491
Average salary £50,000 £45,000 £46,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+11.11% -2.17%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £26,500 £31,500
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £67,500 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £48,500 £44,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+10.22% -2.22%
Qualifications Category
England
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
29737 27676 30969
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 27.15% 27.18% 27.83%
Number of salaries quoted 23485 22525 26770
Average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £65,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.50% -
SC Cleared
UK

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 25 July 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 25 July 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
(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 +17 1274 £47,500 +5.55% 102
London +42 418 £53,500 +4.39% 73
East of England +89 230 £55,000 +54.92% 18
South West +2 214 £42,000 +0.59% 62
West Midlands +59 207 £60,000 +26.31% 12
North West +46 111 £45,000 +4.65% 22
East Midlands +14 59 £40,000 +23.07% 7
Yorkshire -64 26 £45,000 +20.00% 4
North East +12 16 £34,500 +25.45% 2
Midlands +10 7 £47,000 +10.58%
SC Cleared
UK

SC Cleared
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 25 July 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 4576 (100.00%) Security Cleared
2 1128 (24.65%) Windows
3 972 (21.24%) Finance
4 935 (20.43%) Microsoft
5 929 (20.30%) ITIL
6 700 (15.30%) DV Cleared
7 632 (13.81%) Oracle
8 603 (13.18%) SQL
8 603 (13.18%) Telecoms
9 539 (11.78%) Degree
10 525 (11.47%) PRINCE2
11 503 (10.99%) Linux
12 485 (10.60%) VMware
13 462 (10.10%) Retail
14 451 (9.86%) Java
15 442 (9.66%) Active Directory
16 409 (8.94%) Cisco
16 409 (8.94%) MS Excel
17 393 (8.59%) Project Management
18 376 (8.22%) HP
19 365 (7.98%) Firewall
20 347 (7.58%) UNIX
21 316 (6.91%) SharePoint
22 306 (6.69%) Service Management
23 304 (6.64%) C#
24 298 (6.51%) .NET
25 294 (6.42%) Windows Server 2003
26 285 (6.23%) VMware Infrastructure
27 281 (6.14%) Windows Server 2008
28 279 (6.10%) PRINCE2 Practitioner

SC Cleared
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 25 July 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
1 316 (6.91%) SharePoint
2 216 (4.72%) MS Exchange
3 127 (2.78%) Exchange Server 2003
4 122 (2.67%) Apache
5 109 (2.38%) WebLogic
6 106 (2.32%) Exchange Server 2010
7 96 (2.10%) Lync
7 96 (2.10%) Exchange Server 2007
8 79 (1.73%) IIS
9 66 (1.44%) Exchange Server 2013
10 63 (1.38%) SharePoint Server
11 51 (1.11%) Oracle Workflow
12 49 (1.07%) SharePoint 2010
13 44 (0.96%) Exchange Server 2000
14 43 (0.94%) WebSphere
15 42 (0.92%) IBM Notes
15 42 (0.92%) Tomcat
16 41 (0.90%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
17 29 (0.63%) BizTalk Server
17 29 (0.63%) Exchange Server 5.5
Applications
1 409 (8.94%) MS Excel
2 189 (4.13%) MS Office
3 95 (2.08%) MS Project
4 46 (1.01%) MS PowerPoint
5 45 (0.98%) MS Visio
6 15 (0.33%) InfoPath
7 11 (0.24%) AutoCAD
8 4 (0.087%) CATIA
8 4 (0.087%) Revit
9 3 (0.066%) FrameMaker
9 3 (0.066%) Spreadsheet
9 3 (0.066%) Acrobat
10 2 (0.044%) Simulink
11 1 (0.022%) Pro/ENGINEER
Business Applications
1 118 (2.58%) Oracle EBS
2 79 (1.73%) Oracle Applications
3 69 (1.51%) Oracle EBS R12
4 60 (1.31%) Oracle ERP
5 44 (0.96%) Oracle HRMS
6 40 (0.87%) Dynamics CRM
7 28 (0.61%) Oracle Financials
7 28 (0.61%) Oracle 11i
8 25 (0.55%) Oracle Payables
9 24 (0.52%) Oracle Receivables
9 24 (0.52%) Oracle General Ledger
10 20 (0.44%) Remedy ITSM
11 17 (0.37%) Oracle iRecruitment
12 14 (0.31%) SAP FI
12 14 (0.31%) SAP CO
12 14 (0.31%) SAP FI/CO
13 13 (0.28%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
13 13 (0.28%) Oracle Internet Expenses
14 12 (0.26%) Maximo
15 10 (0.22%) Oracle CRM
Cloud Services
1 40 (0.87%) Office 365
2 15 (0.33%) Amazon AWS
3 14 (0.31%) Taleo
3 14 (0.31%) Cloud Computing
4 12 (0.26%) Amazon EC2
4 12 (0.26%) Amazon S3
4 12 (0.26%) SaaS
4 12 (0.26%) Amazon EMR
5 11 (0.24%) IaaS
5 11 (0.24%) Microsoft Azure
6 2 (0.044%) Google Apps
Communications & Networking
1 365 (7.98%) Firewall
2 191 (4.17%) DNS
3 180 (3.93%) SAN
4 177 (3.87%) LAN
5 176 (3.85%) TCP/IP
6 172 (3.76%) WAN
7 150 (3.28%) Internet
8 131 (2.86%) DHCP
9 124 (2.71%) Network Security
10 111 (2.43%) Wireless
11 86 (1.88%) HTTP
12 76 (1.66%) VPN
13 66 (1.44%) NAS
14 58 (1.27%) VoIP
15 52 (1.14%) ISDN
15 52 (1.14%) Cisco ASA
16 50 (1.09%) Wireshark
17 49 (1.07%) LDAP
18 48 (1.05%) Intrusion Detection
19 42 (0.92%) MPLS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 262 (5.73%) SQL Server
2 133 (2.91%) Oracle Database
3 82 (1.79%) MySQL
4 78 (1.70%) Relational Database
5 47 (1.03%) Hadoop
6 46 (1.01%) Oracle Database 11g
7 43 (0.94%) Oracle Discoverer
7 43 (0.94%) RDBMS
8 39 (0.85%) Oracle Reports
9 36 (0.79%) EDRMS
9 36 (0.79%) Big Data
10 35 (0.76%) NoSQL
10 35 (0.76%) Oracle BI EE
10 35 (0.76%) Data Mining
11 33 (0.72%) SQL Server 2008
12 32 (0.70%) SQL Server Integration Services
13 29 (0.63%) Oracle Database 10g
14 28 (0.61%) PostgreSQL
14 28 (0.61%) MongoDB
15 24 (0.52%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 73 (1.60%) Subversion
2 69 (1.51%) LoadRunner
3 63 (1.38%) Selenium
4 55 (1.20%) JIRA
5 52 (1.14%) TestDirector
6 51 (1.11%) Maven
7 49 (1.07%) Rational DOORS
8 44 (0.96%) Eclipse
9 36 (0.79%) JUnit
9 36 (0.79%) Git (software)
10 35 (0.76%) Oracle Forms
11 34 (0.74%) Visual Studio
12 33 (0.72%) QuickTest Pro
12 33 (0.72%) Jenkins
13 29 (0.63%) Team Foundation Server
14 27 (0.59%) NeoLoad
15 25 (0.55%) GCC
16 24 (0.52%) GDB
17 23 (0.50%) Ant
18 22 (0.48%) Bugzilla
General
1 972 (21.24%) Finance
2 603 (13.18%) Telecoms
3 462 (10.10%) Retail
4 150 (3.28%) Back Office
5 147 (3.21%) Military
6 92 (2.01%) Legal
7 72 (1.57%) Aerospace
8 69 (1.51%) Banking
9 66 (1.44%) Electronics
10 45 (0.98%) Manufacturing
11 40 (0.87%) German Language
12 38 (0.83%) Marketing
13 30 (0.66%) Law
14 26 (0.57%) Automotive
15 20 (0.44%) Advertising
16 15 (0.33%) Local Government
17 13 (0.28%) General Ledger
18 12 (0.26%) Publishing
18 12 (0.26%) Financial Institution
19 8 (0.17%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 599 (13.09%) Consultant
2 529 (11.56%) Architect
3 417 (9.11%) Analyst
4 400 (8.74%) Project Manager
5 394 (8.61%) Developer
6 227 (4.96%) Support Engineer
7 148 (3.23%) Security Consultant
8 134 (2.93%) Network Engineer
9 124 (2.71%) Oracle Consultant
10 123 (2.69%) Test Manager
11 121 (2.64%) Programme Manager
12 117 (2.56%) Software Engineer
12 117 (2.56%) Senior Manager
13 109 (2.38%) Security Analyst
13 109 (2.38%) Security Engineer
14 107 (2.34%) Solutions Architect
15 105 (2.29%) Java Developer
16 102 (2.23%) Administrator
17 93 (2.03%) Infrastructure Engineer
18 86 (1.88%) Technical Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 298 (6.51%) .NET
2 183 (4.00%) HTML
3 174 (3.80%) ASP.NET
4 142 (3.10%) XML
5 135 (2.95%) Web Services
6 126 (2.75%) Middleware
7 124 (2.71%) Spring
8 105 (2.29%) Hibernate
9 103 (2.25%) J2EE
10 95 (2.08%) SOAP
11 81 (1.77%) HTML5
12 71 (1.55%) .NET Framework
13 66 (1.44%) CSS
14 64 (1.40%) WCF
15 61 (1.33%) jQuery
16 57 (1.25%) Oracle Fusion
17 41 (0.90%) Java EE
18 38 (0.83%) WF
19 33 (0.72%) ASP.NET MVC
20 31 (0.68%) Ajax
Miscellaneous
1 254 (5.55%) Management Information System
2 138 (3.02%) Computer Science
3 135 (2.95%) Open Source
4 117 (2.56%) PKI
5 103 (2.25%) Clustering
6 89 (1.94%) CESG
7 88 (1.92%) RMADS
8 83 (1.81%) Mathematics
9 63 (1.38%) Blackberry
10 49 (1.07%) Statistics
11 48 (1.05%) Replication
12 46 (1.01%) Human Factors
13 43 (0.94%) CESG CLAS
14 37 (0.81%) GIS
14 37 (0.81%) Enterprise Software
15 36 (0.79%) Physics
16 32 (0.70%) Mobile App
16 32 (0.70%) Visualisation
16 32 (0.70%) Firmware
17 29 (0.63%) Thin Client
Operating Systems
1 1128 (24.65%) Windows
2 503 (10.99%) Linux
3 347 (7.58%) UNIX
4 294 (6.42%) Windows Server 2003
5 281 (6.14%) Windows Server 2008
6 141 (3.08%) Windows 7
7 135 (2.95%) Solaris
8 133 (2.91%) Windows XP
9 82 (1.79%) Windows Server 2012
10 80 (1.75%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 80 (1.75%) HPUX
11 54 (1.18%) Windows 2000
12 53 (1.16%) Android
13 42 (0.92%) AIX
14 30 (0.66%) Windows Vista
15 21 (0.46%) Debian
15 21 (0.46%) Apple iOS
16 20 (0.44%) Windows 8
17 18 (0.39%) MVS
18 17 (0.37%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 929 (20.30%) ITIL
2 525 (11.47%) PRINCE2
3 393 (8.59%) Project Management
4 306 (6.69%) Service Management
5 260 (5.68%) Risk Management
6 237 (5.18%) Software Engineering
7 225 (4.92%) Information Security
8 223 (4.87%) Stakeholder Management
9 182 (3.98%) Agile Software Development
10 179 (3.91%) Configuration Management
11 175 (3.82%) Service Delivery
11 175 (3.82%) SIEM
12 167 (3.65%) Incident Management
13 155 (3.39%) Supplier Management
14 154 (3.37%) Business Development
14 154 (3.37%) UML
15 145 (3.17%) Disaster Recovery
16 143 (3.13%) Network Design
17 141 (3.08%) Migration
18 140 (3.06%) Programme Management
Programming Languages
1 603 (13.18%) SQL
2 451 (9.86%) Java
3 304 (6.64%) C#
4 264 (5.77%) C
5 215 (4.70%) C++
6 197 (4.31%) JavaScript
7 131 (2.86%) PowerShell
8 127 (2.78%) Python
9 109 (2.38%) VB.NET
10 104 (2.27%) Perl
11 83 (1.81%) Bash Shell
12 78 (1.70%) VB
13 71 (1.55%) Shell Script
14 67 (1.46%) PL/SQL
15 56 (1.22%) VBScript
16 54 (1.18%) T-SQL
17 48 (1.05%) Ruby
18 37 (0.81%) ABAP
19 36 (0.79%) VBA
20 30 (0.66%) SAPscript
Qualifications
1 4576 (100.00%) Security Cleared
2 700 (15.30%) DV Cleared
3 539 (11.78%) Degree
4 279 (6.10%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
5 175 (3.82%) Cisco Certification
6 174 (3.80%) Microsoft Certification
7 142 (3.10%) CTC Cleared
8 139 (3.04%) ISEB
9 123 (2.69%) CISSP
10 118 (2.58%) ISTQB
11 101 (2.21%) CCNP
12 97 (2.12%) PRINCE2 Certification
13 93 (2.03%) MCP
14 79 (1.73%) CCNA
15 75 (1.64%) CISM
16 65 (1.42%) MCSE
17 56 (1.22%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
18 55 (1.20%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
19 54 (1.18%) ITIL Certification
20 50 (1.09%) GCIA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 188 (4.11%) SLA
2 166 (3.63%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 165 (3.61%) QA
4 33 (0.72%) ISO 9001
5 29 (0.63%) PCI DSS
6 18 (0.39%) JSP 440
6 18 (0.39%) DO-178B
6 18 (0.39%) COBIT
7 12 (0.26%) HMG Infosec
8 8 (0.17%) JTAG
8 8 (0.17%) Data Quality
9 6 (0.13%) ISO/IEC 20000
9 6 (0.13%) Sarbanes-Oxley
10 4 (0.087%) BS7799
11 3 (0.066%) COSO
11 3 (0.066%) GPG13
12 2 (0.044%) IEC 61508
12 2 (0.044%) TickIT
12 2 (0.044%) ISO 14001
13 1 (0.022%) CESG Infosec
System Software
1 442 (9.66%) Active Directory
2 285 (6.23%) VMware Infrastructure
3 168 (3.67%) Hyper-V
4 103 (2.25%) VMware ESX
5 84 (1.84%) XenApp
6 70 (1.53%) vSphere
7 48 (1.05%) Snort
8 44 (0.96%) vCloud
9 43 (0.94%) VMware ESXi
9 43 (0.94%) Microsoft App-V
10 42 (0.92%) Oracle RAC
11 36 (0.79%) Terminal Services
12 35 (0.76%) Microsoft Virtual Server
13 31 (0.68%) XenDesktop
14 28 (0.61%) Oracle RMAN
15 24 (0.52%) ISA Server
16 20 (0.44%) Forefront TMG
17 18 (0.39%) NFS
18 17 (0.37%) Citrix Presentation Server
19 16 (0.35%) UAG
Systems Management
1 152 (3.32%) SCCM
2 132 (2.88%) HP Quality Center
3 126 (2.75%) NetBackup
4 77 (1.68%) SCOM
5 70 (1.53%) Norton AntiVirus
6 50 (1.09%) EMC NetWorker
6 50 (1.09%) WSUS
7 40 (0.87%) Backup Exec
8 38 (0.83%) HP SIM
9 35 (0.76%) McAfee ePO
9 35 (0.76%) OpenView
10 31 (0.68%) Data Guard
11 28 (0.61%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
11 28 (0.61%) OpenView Configuration Management
11 28 (0.61%) SCDPM
12 25 (0.55%) Forefront Identity Manager
12 25 (0.55%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
13 22 (0.48%) Nessus
13 22 (0.48%) SCVMM
13 22 (0.48%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
Vendors
1 935 (20.43%) Microsoft
2 632 (13.81%) Oracle
3 485 (10.60%) VMware
4 409 (8.94%) Cisco
5 376 (8.22%) HP
6 274 (5.99%) Citrix
7 249 (5.44%) Fujitsu
8 198 (4.33%) Juniper
9 161 (3.52%) Symantec
10 127 (2.78%) McAfee
11 116 (2.53%) F5
12 113 (2.47%) CheckPoint
13 104 (2.27%) Red Hat
14 99 (2.16%) JBoss
15 93 (2.03%) EMC
16 89 (1.94%) Remedy
17 88 (1.92%) Veritas
18 77 (1.68%) SAP
19 75 (1.64%) IBM
20 66 (1.44%) LogRhythm
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