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 28 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
28 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Security Check (SC) Clearance
Rank 128 164 178
Rank change year-on-year
+36 +14
Permanent jobs citing SC Cleared 2437 1760 1739
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 2.23% 1.73% 1.56%
As % of the Qualifications category 8.20% 6.35% 5.61%
Number of salaries quoted 1753 1176 1478
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 £26,000 £31,500
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £67,500 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £48,500 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+7.77% -
Qualifications Category
England
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
29706 27697 30988
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 27.15% 27.21% 27.83%
Number of salaries quoted 23439 22567 26764
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 28 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 28 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 +18 1271 £47,500 +5.55% 109
London +22 414 £52,500 +5.00% 63
East of England +79 228 £55,000 +56.02% 18
South West -2 220 £42,000 +0.59% 61
West Midlands +63 206 £60,000 +26.31% 14
North West +45 111 £45,000 +2.27% 20
East Midlands +15 60 £40,000 +23.07% 7
Yorkshire -63 26 £45,000 +20.00% 11
North East +12 17 £34,500 +25.45% 2
Midlands +11 7 £47,000 +10.58%
SC Cleared
UK

SC Cleared
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 28 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 4571 (100.00%) Security Cleared
2 1125 (24.61%) Windows
3 971 (21.24%) Finance
4 932 (20.39%) Microsoft
5 928 (20.30%) ITIL
6 701 (15.34%) DV Cleared
7 632 (13.83%) Oracle
8 601 (13.15%) SQL
9 600 (13.13%) Telecoms
10 545 (11.92%) Degree
11 526 (11.51%) PRINCE2
12 506 (11.07%) Linux
13 484 (10.59%) VMware
14 462 (10.11%) Retail
15 449 (9.82%) Java
16 441 (9.65%) Active Directory
17 408 (8.93%) Cisco
18 407 (8.90%) MS Excel
19 397 (8.69%) Project Management
20 377 (8.25%) HP
21 367 (8.03%) Firewall
22 348 (7.61%) UNIX
23 317 (6.94%) SharePoint
24 308 (6.74%) Service Management
25 304 (6.65%) C#
26 297 (6.50%) .NET
27 292 (6.39%) Windows Server 2003
28 286 (6.26%) VMware Infrastructure
29 281 (6.15%) Windows Server 2008
30 278 (6.08%) PRINCE2 Practitioner

SC Cleared
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 28 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
1 317 (6.94%) SharePoint
2 216 (4.73%) MS Exchange
3 126 (2.76%) Exchange Server 2003
4 122 (2.67%) Apache
5 109 (2.38%) WebLogic
6 105 (2.30%) Exchange Server 2010
7 96 (2.10%) Lync
8 95 (2.08%) Exchange Server 2007
9 79 (1.73%) IIS
10 66 (1.44%) Exchange Server 2013
11 62 (1.36%) SharePoint Server
12 51 (1.12%) Oracle Workflow
13 49 (1.07%) SharePoint 2010
14 43 (0.94%) WebSphere
15 42 (0.92%) Exchange Server 2000
15 42 (0.92%) IBM Notes
15 42 (0.92%) Tomcat
16 41 (0.90%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
17 29 (0.63%) Exchange Server 5.5
17 29 (0.63%) BizTalk Server
Applications
1 407 (8.90%) MS Excel
2 188 (4.11%) MS Office
3 95 (2.08%) MS Project
4 46 (1.01%) MS PowerPoint
4 46 (1.01%) MS Visio
5 15 (0.33%) InfoPath
6 11 (0.24%) AutoCAD
7 4 (0.088%) Revit
7 4 (0.088%) CATIA
8 3 (0.066%) Acrobat
8 3 (0.066%) FrameMaker
8 3 (0.066%) Spreadsheet
9 2 (0.044%) Simulink
10 1 (0.022%) Pro/ENGINEER
Business Applications
1 119 (2.60%) Oracle EBS
2 79 (1.73%) Oracle Applications
3 70 (1.53%) Oracle EBS R12
4 60 (1.31%) Oracle ERP
5 44 (0.96%) Oracle HRMS
6 40 (0.88%) Dynamics CRM
7 28 (0.61%) Oracle Financials
7 28 (0.61%) Oracle 11i
8 25 (0.55%) Oracle Payables
9 24 (0.53%) Oracle General Ledger
9 24 (0.53%) Oracle Receivables
10 20 (0.44%) Remedy ITSM
11 18 (0.39%) Oracle iRecruitment
12 14 (0.31%) Oracle Internet Expenses
12 14 (0.31%) SAP FI
12 14 (0.31%) SAP FI/CO
12 14 (0.31%) SAP CO
13 13 (0.28%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
14 12 (0.26%) Maximo
15 10 (0.22%) Oracle CRM
Cloud Services
1 40 (0.88%) Office 365
2 15 (0.33%) Amazon AWS
3 14 (0.31%) Cloud Computing
3 14 (0.31%) Taleo
4 13 (0.28%) SaaS
5 12 (0.26%) Amazon EC2
5 12 (0.26%) Amazon S3
5 12 (0.26%) Amazon EMR
6 11 (0.24%) IaaS
6 11 (0.24%) Microsoft Azure
7 2 (0.044%) Google Apps
Communications & Networking
1 367 (8.03%) Firewall
2 194 (4.24%) DNS
3 180 (3.94%) LAN
3 180 (3.94%) TCP/IP
3 180 (3.94%) SAN
4 175 (3.83%) WAN
5 152 (3.33%) Internet
6 132 (2.89%) DHCP
7 122 (2.67%) Network Security
8 113 (2.47%) Wireless
9 85 (1.86%) HTTP
10 77 (1.68%) VPN
11 67 (1.47%) NAS
12 60 (1.31%) VoIP
13 52 (1.14%) ISDN
14 51 (1.12%) Cisco ASA
15 50 (1.09%) Intrusion Detection
16 49 (1.07%) LDAP
16 49 (1.07%) Wireshark
17 42 (0.92%) MPLS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 260 (5.69%) SQL Server
2 132 (2.89%) Oracle Database
3 81 (1.77%) MySQL
4 77 (1.68%) Relational Database
5 47 (1.03%) Hadoop
6 46 (1.01%) Oracle Database 11g
7 43 (0.94%) Oracle Discoverer
8 42 (0.92%) RDBMS
9 39 (0.85%) Oracle Reports
10 36 (0.79%) Big Data
10 36 (0.79%) Oracle BI EE
11 35 (0.77%) EDRMS
11 35 (0.77%) Data Mining
11 35 (0.77%) NoSQL
12 33 (0.72%) SQL Server 2008
13 32 (0.70%) SQL Server Integration Services
14 29 (0.63%) Oracle Database 10g
15 28 (0.61%) MongoDB
15 28 (0.61%) PostgreSQL
16 24 (0.53%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 70 (1.53%) Subversion
2 69 (1.51%) LoadRunner
3 64 (1.40%) Selenium
4 55 (1.20%) JIRA
5 50 (1.09%) Rational DOORS
5 50 (1.09%) TestDirector
6 48 (1.05%) Maven
7 43 (0.94%) Eclipse
8 36 (0.79%) Git (software)
9 35 (0.77%) Oracle Forms
10 34 (0.74%) Visual Studio
11 33 (0.72%) QuickTest Pro
11 33 (0.72%) JUnit
12 30 (0.66%) Jenkins
13 29 (0.63%) Team Foundation Server
14 27 (0.59%) NeoLoad
15 25 (0.55%) GCC
16 24 (0.53%) GDB
17 23 (0.50%) Ant
18 22 (0.48%) Bugzilla
General
1 971 (21.24%) Finance
2 600 (13.13%) Telecoms
3 462 (10.11%) Retail
4 150 (3.28%) Back Office
5 149 (3.26%) Military
6 89 (1.95%) Legal
7 72 (1.58%) Aerospace
8 69 (1.51%) Banking
9 68 (1.49%) Electronics
10 42 (0.92%) Manufacturing
11 41 (0.90%) German Language
12 39 (0.85%) 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 (0.18%) Spanish Language
Job Titles
1 604 (13.21%) Consultant
2 526 (11.51%) Architect
3 422 (9.23%) Analyst
4 402 (8.79%) Project Manager
5 388 (8.49%) Developer
6 226 (4.94%) Support Engineer
7 149 (3.26%) Security Consultant
8 135 (2.95%) Network Engineer
9 125 (2.73%) Oracle Consultant
10 123 (2.69%) Test Manager
11 121 (2.65%) Programme Manager
12 118 (2.58%) Senior Manager
13 117 (2.56%) Software Engineer
14 111 (2.43%) Security Analyst
15 109 (2.38%) Security Engineer
16 108 (2.36%) Solutions Architect
17 102 (2.23%) Administrator
18 101 (2.21%) Java Developer
19 93 (2.03%) Infrastructure Engineer
20 85 (1.86%) Technical Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 297 (6.50%) .NET
2 183 (4.00%) HTML
3 174 (3.81%) ASP.NET
4 141 (3.08%) XML
5 135 (2.95%) Web Services
6 127 (2.78%) Middleware
7 121 (2.65%) Spring
8 104 (2.28%) J2EE
9 102 (2.23%) Hibernate
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 (5.56%) Management Information System
2 140 (3.06%) Computer Science
3 135 (2.95%) Open Source
4 118 (2.58%) PKI
5 103 (2.25%) Clustering
6 90 (1.97%) CESG
7 88 (1.93%) RMADS
8 84 (1.84%) Mathematics
9 63 (1.38%) Blackberry
10 50 (1.09%) Statistics
11 48 (1.05%) Replication
12 45 (0.98%) Human Factors
13 44 (0.96%) CESG CLAS
14 39 (0.85%) GIS
15 37 (0.81%) Enterprise Software
16 36 (0.79%) Physics
17 33 (0.72%) Mobile App
18 32 (0.70%) Visualisation
18 32 (0.70%) Firmware
19 29 (0.63%) Cryptography
Operating Systems
1 1125 (24.61%) Windows
2 506 (11.07%) Linux
3 348 (7.61%) UNIX
4 292 (6.39%) Windows Server 2003
5 281 (6.15%) Windows Server 2008
6 142 (3.11%) Windows 7
7 137 (3.00%) Solaris
8 133 (2.91%) Windows XP
9 82 (1.79%) Windows Server 2012
10 80 (1.75%) HPUX
10 80 (1.75%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
11 54 (1.18%) Windows 2000
12 53 (1.16%) Android
13 43 (0.94%) AIX
14 31 (0.68%) 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
1 928 (20.30%) ITIL
2 526 (11.51%) PRINCE2
3 397 (8.69%) Project Management
4 308 (6.74%) Service Management
5 261 (5.71%) Risk Management
6 239 (5.23%) Software Engineering
7 225 (4.92%) Information Security
8 223 (4.88%) Stakeholder Management
9 182 (3.98%) Agile Software Development
10 180 (3.94%) Configuration Management
11 175 (3.83%) SIEM
12 174 (3.81%) Service Delivery
13 164 (3.59%) Incident Management
14 155 (3.39%) UML
14 155 (3.39%) Supplier Management
15 154 (3.37%) Business Development
16 144 (3.15%) Disaster Recovery
17 142 (3.11%) Network Design
18 141 (3.08%) Programme Management
19 140 (3.06%) Migration
Programming Languages
1 601 (13.15%) SQL
2 449 (9.82%) Java
3 304 (6.65%) C#
4 262 (5.73%) C
5 216 (4.73%) C++
6 197 (4.31%) JavaScript
7 130 (2.84%) PowerShell
8 129 (2.82%) Python
9 108 (2.36%) VB.NET
10 106 (2.32%) Perl
11 84 (1.84%) Bash Shell
12 75 (1.64%) VB
13 71 (1.55%) Shell Script
14 66 (1.44%) PL/SQL
15 56 (1.23%) VBScript
16 54 (1.18%) T-SQL
17 48 (1.05%) Ruby
18 36 (0.79%) VBA
19 35 (0.77%) ABAP
20 31 (0.68%) SAPscript
Qualifications
1 4571 (100.00%) Security Cleared
2 701 (15.34%) DV Cleared
3 545 (11.92%) Degree
4 278 (6.08%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
5 177 (3.87%) Cisco Certification
6 175 (3.83%) Microsoft Certification
7 141 (3.08%) CTC Cleared
8 140 (3.06%) ISEB
9 122 (2.67%) CISSP
10 117 (2.56%) ISTQB
11 101 (2.21%) CCNP
12 98 (2.14%) PRINCE2 Certification
13 94 (2.06%) MCP
14 81 (1.77%) CCNA
15 74 (1.62%) CISM
16 66 (1.44%) MCSE
17 56 (1.23%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
17 56 (1.23%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
18 54 (1.18%) ITIL Certification
19 50 (1.09%) GCIA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 189 (4.13%) SLA
2 167 (3.65%) QA
3 166 (3.63%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 33 (0.72%) ISO 9001
5 29 (0.63%) PCI DSS
6 19 (0.42%) JSP 440
7 18 (0.39%) COBIT
7 18 (0.39%) DO-178B
8 12 (0.26%) HMG Infosec
9 8 (0.18%) JTAG
9 8 (0.18%) Data Quality
10 6 (0.13%) ISO/IEC 20000
10 6 (0.13%) Sarbanes-Oxley
11 4 (0.088%) BS7799
12 3 (0.066%) GPG13
12 3 (0.066%) COSO
13 2 (0.044%) IEC 61508
13 2 (0.044%) ISO 14001
13 2 (0.044%) TickIT
14 1 (0.022%) CESG Infosec
System Software
1 441 (9.65%) Active Directory
2 286 (6.26%) VMware Infrastructure
3 168 (3.68%) 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%) Microsoft App-V
9 43 (0.94%) VMware ESXi
10 42 (0.92%) Oracle RAC
11 35 (0.77%) Microsoft Virtual Server
12 34 (0.74%) Terminal Services
13 31 (0.68%) XenDesktop
14 28 (0.61%) Oracle RMAN
15 24 (0.53%) 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 (3.33%) SCCM
2 131 (2.87%) HP Quality Center
3 125 (2.73%) NetBackup
4 77 (1.68%) SCOM
5 70 (1.53%) Norton AntiVirus
6 50 (1.09%) WSUS
7 49 (1.07%) EMC NetWorker
8 40 (0.88%) Backup Exec
9 38 (0.83%) HP SIM
10 35 (0.77%) OpenView
10 35 (0.77%) McAfee ePO
11 31 (0.68%) Data Guard
12 28 (0.61%) SCDPM
12 28 (0.61%) OpenView Configuration Management
12 28 (0.61%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
13 25 (0.55%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
13 25 (0.55%) Forefront Identity Manager
14 22 (0.48%) SCVMM
14 22 (0.48%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
15 21 (0.46%) Nessus
Vendors
1 932 (20.39%) Microsoft
2 632 (13.83%) Oracle
3 484 (10.59%) VMware
4 408 (8.93%) Cisco
5 377 (8.25%) HP
6 273 (5.97%) Citrix
7 246 (5.38%) Fujitsu
8 199 (4.35%) Juniper
9 160 (3.50%) Symantec
10 125 (2.73%) McAfee
11 114 (2.49%) F5
12 113 (2.47%) CheckPoint
13 104 (2.28%) Red Hat
14 99 (2.17%) JBoss
15 93 (2.03%) EMC
16 91 (1.99%) Remedy
17 88 (1.93%) Veritas
18 75 (1.64%) IBM
18 75 (1.64%) SAP
19 66 (1.44%) LogRhythm
Cheltenham, Gloucestershire
TEKsystems
Salary: £240 - £270 per day
Posted: 10 hours ago
London
Lorien Resourcing
Salary: £45000 - £65000 per annum + Excellent Salary and Package on offer
Posted: 10 hours ago
London
NES Global Talent
Salary: £50000 to £60000 per annum - Car + bonus etc
Posted: 10 hours ago
Hampshire
NES Global Talent
Salary: £50000 to £60000 per annum - Car + bonus etc
Posted: 10 hours ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
EMBS- People Transfer
Salary: £38-55,000 + Car Allowance + Benefits
Posted: 11 hours ago
Manchester, Lancashire
EMBS- People Transfer
Salary: £38-55,000 + Car Allowance + Benefits
Posted: 11 hours ago
Oxford, Oxfordshire
EMBS- People Transfer
Salary: £38-55,000 + Car Allowance + Benefits
Posted: 11 hours ago
Tunbridge Wells, Kent
EMBS- People Transfer
Salary: £38 £55,000 + Car Allowance + Benefits
Posted: 11 hours ago
Sheffield, South Yorkshire
EMBS- People Transfer
Salary: £38-55,000 + Car Allowance + Benefits
Posted: 11 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
EMBS- People Transfer
Salary: £38 £55,000 + Car Allowance + Benefits
Posted: 11 hours ago
Bracknell, Berkshire
Lorien Resourcing
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 13 hours ago
Bristol, Avon
Vertical IT
Salary: £45000 - £65000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 14 hours ago
Farnborough, Hampshire
Executive Recruitment Services (ERS)
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 15 hours ago
Southampton, Hampshire
Fenwick Ryan
Salary: £35000 - £55000 per annum + Excellent Bens
Posted: 15 hours ago
Hampshire
Fenwick Ryan
Salary: £35000 - £50000 per annum + Excellent Bens
Posted: 16 hours ago
Southampton, Hampshire
Fenwick Ryan
Salary: £35000 - £55000 per annum + Excellent Bens
Posted: 16 hours ago
Southampton, Hampshire
Fenwick Ryan
Salary: £35000 - £55000 per annum + Excellent Bens
Posted: 16 hours ago
Basingstoke, Hampshire
Circle Recruitment
Salary: £40000 - £48000 per annum + bens
Posted: 17 hours ago
South West London
The People Network
Salary: £37000 - £55000 per annum + Flexible Benefits
Posted: 17 hours ago
Yeovil, Somerset
Global Technology Solutions Ltd
Salary: £29000 per annum
Posted: 17 hours ago