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 25 September 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
25 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Security Check (SC) Clearance
Rank 164 177 135
Rank change year-on-year
+13 -42
Permanent jobs citing SC Cleared 1852 1958 2446
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 2.09% 1.91% 2.29%
As % of the Qualifications category 8.04% 7.05% 8.42%
Number of salaries quoted 1310 1534 1776
Median salary £45,000 £47,500 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-5.26% -5.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £70,000 £75,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year
- -10.00%
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
23043 27779 29033
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 25.97% 27.11% 27.21%
Number of salaries quoted 18661 22536 22849
Median salary £46,000 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+2.22% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £66,000 £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 25 September 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 25 September 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 +2 592 £47,500 +5.55% 70
South West +31 450 £42,500 - 43
London -72 272 £57,500 +1.20% 62
North West +38 152 £45,000 +12.50% 24
West Midlands +41 140 £47,500 -5.00% 26
East of England +12 108 £45,000 -10.00% 10
Yorkshire -2 49 £45,000 - 4
East Midlands -46 47 £38,000 -5.00% 4
North East +31 34 £41,500 +6.41% 13
Midlands +9 3 £60,000 - 1
SC Cleared
UK

SC Cleared
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 25 September 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 3684 (100.00%) Security Cleared
2 862 (23.40%) Windows
3 783 (21.25%) Microsoft
4 745 (20.22%) DV Cleared
5 703 (19.08%) ITIL
6 567 (15.39%) Java
7 559 (15.17%) Linux
8 552 (14.98%) Agile Software Development
9 532 (14.44%) Cybersecurity
10 531 (14.41%) Firewall
11 505 (13.71%) VMware
12 490 (13.30%) Degree
13 446 (12.11%) SQL
14 444 (12.05%) Cisco
15 398 (10.80%) Oracle
16 394 (10.69%) Finance
17 390 (10.59%) C
18 373 (10.12%) Cisco Certification
19 371 (10.07%) MS Excel
20 350 (9.50%) Active Directory
20 350 (9.50%) Information Security
21 338 (9.17%) SQL Server
22 321 (8.71%) VMware Infrastructure
23 320 (8.69%) Windows Server
24 318 (8.63%) Unix
25 311 (8.44%) JavaScript
26 310 (8.41%) ISO/IEC 27001
27 303 (8.22%) Security Architecture
28 298 (8.09%) C#
29 296 (8.03%) CISSP

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
1 189 (5.13%) SharePoint
2 126 (3.42%) MS Exchange
3 78 (2.12%) Apache
4 69 (1.87%) IIS
5 68 (1.85%) JBoss
6 67 (1.82%) WebLogic
7 63 (1.71%) Exchange Server 2010
8 62 (1.68%) Skype for Business
9 60 (1.63%) SharePoint 2010
10 56 (1.52%) Elasticsearch
11 52 (1.41%) Exchange Server 2007
12 51 (1.38%) SharePoint 2013
13 45 (1.22%) Alfresco
14 43 (1.17%) Joomla!
15 42 (1.14%) WebSphere
16 36 (0.98%) Tomcat
17 33 (0.90%) nginx
18 27 (0.73%) BizTalk Server
19 26 (0.71%) Oracle Service Bus
20 25 (0.68%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 371 (10.07%) MS Excel
2 188 (5.10%) MS Office
3 76 (2.06%) MS Project
4 44 (1.19%) MS Visio
5 21 (0.57%) Spreadsheet
6 19 (0.52%) MS PowerPoint
7 9 (0.24%) Adobe Illustrator
8 5 (0.14%) InfoPath
8 5 (0.14%) Photoshop
9 4 (0.11%) 3ds Max
9 4 (0.11%) Adobe Creative Suite
9 4 (0.11%) AutoCAD
9 4 (0.11%) Maya
10 3 (0.081%) Acrobat
10 3 (0.081%) Fireworks
10 3 (0.081%) Open Workbench
11 2 (0.054%) InDesign
11 2 (0.054%) S-PLUS
12 1 (0.027%) Simulink
12 1 (0.027%) Stateflow
Business Applications
1 31 (0.84%) Remedy ITSM
2 28 (0.76%) Dynamics CRM
3 25 (0.68%) SAP Oil and Gas
4 24 (0.65%) Oracle EBS
5 14 (0.38%) SAP HR
6 12 (0.33%) Oracle 11i
6 12 (0.33%) Oracle EBS R12
7 11 (0.30%) Primavera
7 11 (0.30%) SAP HCM
7 11 (0.30%) SAP PS
8 10 (0.27%) Oracle Applications
9 9 (0.24%) Oracle BPM
10 8 (0.22%) SAP ERP
11 5 (0.14%) Maximo
11 5 (0.14%) Oracle Utilities
12 4 (0.11%) StreamServe
13 3 (0.081%) Oracle CRM
13 3 (0.081%) SAP MM
13 3 (0.081%) SAP PP
13 3 (0.081%) SAP SCM
Cloud Services
1 89 (2.42%) Office 365
2 88 (2.39%) Microsoft Azure
3 78 (2.12%) Amazon AWS
4 74 (2.01%) SaaS
5 52 (1.41%) PaaS
6 46 (1.25%) IaaS
7 24 (0.65%) GitHub
8 17 (0.46%) Cloud Computing
9 16 (0.43%) Azure Active Directory
9 16 (0.43%) SuccessFactors
10 7 (0.19%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
10 7 (0.19%) Virtual Private Cloud
11 5 (0.14%) Oracle CX
12 4 (0.11%) IBM Cloud
13 2 (0.054%) Amazon EC2
13 2 (0.054%) Amazon S3
13 2 (0.054%) Google Drive
13 2 (0.054%) iPaaS
14 1 (0.027%) Google Analytics
Communications & Networking
1 531 (14.41%) Firewall
2 249 (6.76%) Network Security
3 213 (5.78%) WAN
4 210 (5.70%) LAN
5 195 (5.29%) VPN
6 186 (5.05%) TCP/IP
7 153 (4.15%) DNS
8 124 (3.37%) Cisco ASA
9 118 (3.20%) Wireless
10 110 (2.99%) Internet
11 95 (2.58%) MPLS
12 90 (2.44%) BGP
13 85 (2.31%) DHCP
14 77 (2.09%) SAN
15 71 (1.93%) HTTP
16 70 (1.90%) SSL
17 67 (1.82%) OSPF
18 52 (1.41%) FTP
19 46 (1.25%) VoIP
20 45 (1.22%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 338 (9.17%) SQL Server
2 149 (4.04%) Big Data
3 139 (3.77%) MongoDB
4 96 (2.61%) Hadoop
5 87 (2.36%) NoSQL
6 86 (2.33%) Oracle Database
7 72 (1.95%) Relational Database
8 70 (1.90%) MySQL
9 60 (1.63%) SQL Server Integration Services
10 52 (1.41%) RDBMS
11 50 (1.36%) SQL Server 2008
12 49 (1.33%) Oracle Database 11g
13 44 (1.19%) PostgreSQL
14 43 (1.17%) Apache Cassandra
15 33 (0.90%) Oracle Database 10g
15 33 (0.90%) SQL Server 2012
16 31 (0.84%) SQL Server Reporting Services
17 29 (0.79%) Neo4j
17 29 (0.79%) SQL Server 2005
18 26 (0.71%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 107 (2.90%) Visual Studio
2 86 (2.33%) Team Foundation Server
3 85 (2.31%) Jenkins
4 81 (2.20%) Maven
5 65 (1.76%) Subversion
6 61 (1.66%) JIRA
6 61 (1.66%) Selenium
7 50 (1.36%) Ant
8 41 (1.11%) Git (software)
9 36 (0.98%) JUnit
10 35 (0.95%) Jasmine
11 31 (0.84%) Metasploit
11 31 (0.84%) Moq
12 28 (0.76%) Apache Ivy
12 28 (0.76%) Rational DOORS
13 26 (0.71%) Oracle Forms
14 23 (0.62%) Burp Suite
14 23 (0.62%) Cucumber
15 19 (0.52%) JDeveloper
15 19 (0.52%) MSI
General
1 394 (10.69%) Finance
2 266 (7.22%) Telecoms
3 100 (2.71%) Manufacturing
4 92 (2.50%) Banking
5 84 (2.28%) Electronics
6 79 (2.14%) Retail
7 74 (2.01%) Aerospace
8 73 (1.98%) Legal
9 65 (1.76%) Military
10 64 (1.74%) Marketing
11 40 (1.09%) Automotive
12 33 (0.90%) Publishing
13 22 (0.60%) Games
14 17 (0.46%) Financial Institution
14 17 (0.46%) Law
14 17 (0.46%) Pharmaceutical
15 15 (0.41%) Back Office
16 14 (0.38%) Local Government
17 13 (0.35%) Billing
18 11 (0.30%) Spanish Language
Job Titles
1 472 (12.81%) Analyst
2 460 (12.49%) Architect
3 432 (11.73%) Developer
4 413 (11.21%) Consultant
5 252 (6.84%) Network Engineer
6 235 (6.38%) Security Consultant
7 224 (6.08%) Support Engineer
8 178 (4.83%) Security Architect
9 139 (3.77%) Administrator
10 138 (3.75%) Security Engineer
11 130 (3.53%) Java Developer
12 113 (3.07%) Infrastructure Engineer
13 110 (2.99%) Cybersecurity Architect
14 105 (2.85%) Tester
15 98 (2.66%) 3rd Line Engineer
16 93 (2.52%) Software Engineer
16 93 (2.52%) Systems Engineer
17 92 (2.50%) Project Manager
18 80 (2.17%) Support Analyst
19 76 (2.06%) Solutions Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 293 (7.95%) HTML
2 278 (7.55%) .NET
3 244 (6.62%) XML
4 212 (5.75%) Web Services
5 168 (4.56%) CSS
6 151 (4.10%) HTML5
7 133 (3.61%) Spring
8 123 (3.34%) AngularJS
9 119 (3.23%) J2EE
10 113 (3.07%) ASP.NET
11 96 (2.61%) jQuery
12 90 (2.44%) SOAP
13 80 (2.17%) Hibernate
13 80 (2.17%) JSON
14 73 (1.98%) Backbone.js
15 68 (1.85%) REST
16 66 (1.79%) React
17 59 (1.60%) CSS3
18 58 (1.57%) Node.js
19 57 (1.55%) WSDL
Miscellaneous
1 288 (7.82%) Analytical Skills
2 249 (6.76%) Management Information System
3 195 (5.29%) Computer Science
4 182 (4.94%) Data Centre
5 171 (4.64%) PKI
6 114 (3.09%) CESG
7 97 (2.63%) Security Operations Centre
8 86 (2.33%) Driving Licence
9 60 (1.63%) Clustering
10 54 (1.47%) Mobile App
11 51 (1.38%) Cyber Attack
12 42 (1.14%) Private Cloud
13 39 (1.06%) Visualisation
14 38 (1.03%) Virtual Team
15 35 (0.95%) Cryptography
15 35 (0.95%) Cyberthreat
16 33 (0.90%) User Experience
17 29 (0.79%) RIA
18 25 (0.68%) CESG CLAS
19 24 (0.65%) Thin Client
Operating Systems
1 862 (23.40%) Windows
2 559 (15.17%) Linux
3 320 (8.69%) Windows Server
4 318 (8.63%) Unix
5 219 (5.94%) Windows Server 2008
6 214 (5.81%) Windows Server 2012
7 136 (3.69%) Windows Server 2003
8 131 (3.56%) Windows 7
9 81 (2.20%) Android
10 79 (2.14%) Solaris
11 67 (1.82%) Apple iOS
11 67 (1.82%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
12 47 (1.28%) Windows 10
13 41 (1.11%) CentOS
14 37 (1.00%) Windows 8
15 35 (0.95%) Windows XP
16 29 (0.79%) Ubuntu
17 22 (0.60%) Kali Linux
18 21 (0.57%) AIX
19 19 (0.52%) Windows 2000
Processes & Methodologies
1 703 (19.08%) ITIL
2 552 (14.98%) Agile Software Development
3 532 (14.44%) Cybersecurity
4 350 (9.50%) Information Security
5 303 (8.22%) Security Architecture
6 283 (7.68%) Project Management
7 239 (6.49%) Presales
8 236 (6.41%) Software Engineering
9 223 (6.05%) Service Delivery
10 219 (5.94%) Scrum
11 196 (5.32%) Open Source
12 190 (5.16%) SIEM
13 171 (4.64%) Change Management
14 169 (4.59%) Mentoring
15 167 (4.53%) PRINCE2
16 157 (4.26%) Security Operations
17 153 (4.15%) Penetration Testing
17 153 (4.15%) Service Management
17 153 (4.15%) Stakeholder Management
18 139 (3.77%) Continuous Integration
Programming Languages
1 567 (15.39%) Java
2 446 (12.11%) SQL
3 390 (10.59%) C
4 311 (8.44%) JavaScript
5 298 (8.09%) C#
6 243 (6.60%) C++
7 169 (4.59%) Python
8 162 (4.40%) PowerShell
9 119 (3.23%) PHP
10 111 (3.01%) Perl
11 89 (2.42%) Shell Script
12 84 (2.28%) PL/SQL
13 78 (2.12%) VB.NET
14 75 (2.04%) Ruby
14 75 (2.04%) VB
15 69 (1.87%) Scala
16 63 (1.71%) Groovy
17 55 (1.49%) T-SQL
18 50 (1.36%) XPath
19 35 (0.95%) VBA
Qualifications
1 3684 (100.00%) Security Cleared
2 745 (20.22%) DV Cleared
3 490 (13.30%) Degree
4 373 (10.12%) Cisco Certification
5 296 (8.03%) CISSP
6 243 (6.60%) CCNA
7 206 (5.59%) CCNP
8 151 (4.10%) Microsoft Certification
9 143 (3.88%) CISM
10 130 (3.53%) CREST Certified
11 99 (2.69%) ITIL Certification
12 83 (2.25%) CEH
13 78 (2.12%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
14 77 (2.09%) MCSE
14 77 (2.09%) SANS
15 75 (2.04%) CESG Certified Professional
16 74 (2.01%) JNCIS
17 68 (1.85%) CHECK Team Leader
18 66 (1.79%) BPSS Clearance
19 63 (1.71%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 310 (8.41%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 217 (5.89%) SLA
3 104 (2.82%) PCI DSS
4 90 (2.44%) QA
5 75 (2.04%) HMG Security Policy Framework
6 34 (0.92%) RMADS
7 31 (0.84%) Sarbanes-Oxley
8 23 (0.62%) JSP 440
9 19 (0.52%) FISMA
9 19 (0.52%) GPG13
10 13 (0.35%) COBIT
11 12 (0.33%) ISO 9001
11 12 (0.33%) ISO27002
12 10 (0.27%) Data Quality
13 9 (0.24%) ISO22301
14 7 (0.19%) MISRA
15 5 (0.14%) ISO 9000
15 5 (0.14%) WCAG
16 4 (0.11%) IEC 61508
16 4 (0.11%) PA-DSS
System Software
1 350 (9.50%) Active Directory
2 321 (8.71%) VMware Infrastructure
3 125 (3.39%) Hyper-V
4 96 (2.61%) vSphere
5 58 (1.57%) Docker
6 44 (1.19%) VMware ESXi
7 41 (1.11%) XenApp
8 38 (1.03%) Oracle RAC
9 34 (0.92%) Virtual Machines
10 31 (0.84%) Firmware
11 25 (0.68%) Microsoft App-V
12 24 (0.65%) vCloud
13 22 (0.60%) VMware ESX
14 20 (0.54%) Terminal Services
14 20 (0.54%) Virtual Servers
14 20 (0.54%) XenDesktop
15 14 (0.38%) Snort
16 11 (0.30%) Apache ZooKeeper
17 9 (0.24%) Forefront TMG
18 8 (0.22%) HDFS
Systems Management
1 102 (2.77%) SCCM
2 54 (1.47%) SCOM
3 41 (1.11%) Puppet
4 39 (1.06%) Nagios
5 28 (0.76%) Oracle RMAN
6 27 (0.73%) HP Quality Center
6 27 (0.73%) Nessus
7 26 (0.71%) NetBackup
8 22 (0.60%) Kubernetes
9 21 (0.57%) Backup Exec
9 21 (0.57%) WSUS
10 20 (0.54%) Data Guard
10 20 (0.54%) Netcool
10 20 (0.54%) Opscode Chef
11 19 (0.52%) AppDNA
12 18 (0.49%) Microsoft Intune
13 15 (0.41%) Microsoft Clustering
13 15 (0.41%) OpenView
13 15 (0.41%) vRealize
14 14 (0.38%) Oracle Identity Management
Vendors
1 783 (21.25%) Microsoft
2 505 (13.71%) VMware
3 444 (12.05%) Cisco
4 398 (10.80%) Oracle
5 258 (7.00%) Juniper
6 146 (3.96%) HP
7 142 (3.85%) CheckPoint
8 131 (3.56%) IBM
9 106 (2.88%) Red Hat
10 96 (2.61%) SAP
11 88 (2.39%) Citrix
12 84 (2.28%) Palo Alto
13 82 (2.23%) F5
14 65 (1.76%) EMC
15 64 (1.74%) Symantec
16 55 (1.49%) Remedy
17 51 (1.38%) Dell
18 48 (1.30%) MuleSoft
19 40 (1.09%) Computacenter
20 39 (1.06%) LogRhythm
Corsham, Wiltshire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 15,000-20,000
Posted: 4 days ago
London
DCL Search & Selection
Salary: £85000 - £90000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Kingston Upon Thames, Surrey
Informatiq Consulting
Salary: Pension + BUPA + Condensed Working Hrs Contract
Posted: 3 days ago
Cheshire
Talent International
Salary: £60000 - £70000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Kingston Upon Thames, Surrey
Informatiq Consulting
Posted: 4 days ago
West Byfleet, Surrey
ISL
Salary: £44000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Havant, Hampshire
Executive Recruitment Services (ERS)
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Billingham, Cleveland
Global Technology Solutions Ltd
Salary: £25000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Andover, Hampshire
Experis Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £60000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Basingstoke, Hampshire
Lorien Resourcing
Salary: Competitive Salary Package
Posted: 4 days ago
Basingstoke, Hampshire
Circle Recruitment
Salary: Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Solihull, West Midlands (County)
360 Resourcing Solutions
Salary: £20,000 - £25,000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Bracknell, Berkshire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 55000 + excellent benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Chippenham, Wiltshire
Global Technology Solutions Ltd
Salary: £28000 - £30000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Letchworth Garden City, Hertfordshire
X4 Group
Salary: Thirty to Thirty Six Thousand Pounds per Annum
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Franklin Bates
Salary: From £30,000 to £40,000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
London
CPS Group UK
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £40,000 - £60,000
Posted: 3 days ago
Bristol Area
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £40,000 - £60,000
Posted: 3 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £40,000 - £60,000
Posted: 3 days ago
Guildford, Surrey
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £40,000 - £60,000
Posted: 3 days ago
Gloucester, Gloucestershire
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £40,000 - £60,000
Posted: 3 days ago
Cheltenham, Gloucestershire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 35000 - 65000 + Car + Bonus
Posted: 4 days ago
Watford, Hertfordshire
Computer People
Posted: 4 days ago
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
Hainton Recruitment
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum + Generous Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Saffron Walden, Essex
ENTERPRISE RECRUITMENT LTD
Salary: £22000 - £28000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 60000 - 90000 + excellent benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Plymouth, Devon
Experis Ltd
Salary: £37000 - £39555 per annum + benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
Lawrence Harvey Enterprise
Salary: £35000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Basingstoke, Hampshire
Lorien Resourcing
Salary: Negotiable + bonus + pension
Posted: 2 days ago