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 17 January 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
17 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Security Check (SC) Clearance
UK / England
Rank 197 196 117
Rank change year-on-year
-1 -79
Permanent jobs citing SC Cleared 1386 1631 2525
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 1.76% 1.77% 2.62%
As % of the Qualifications category 6.97% 6.39% 9.44%
Number of salaries quoted 902 1166 2003
Median salary £45,000 £45,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
- -5.26%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,050 £32,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £70,000 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £43,627 £47,000
% change year-on-year
+3.14% -7.17%

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
19897 25510 26743
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 25.25% 27.76% 27.80%
Number of salaries quoted 15792 20635 21500
Median salary £45,000 £47,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-5.26% +5.55%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,000 £28,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £65,000 £71,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,500

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 17 January 2017.

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 17 January 2017. 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 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 +22 530 £47,500 +5.55% 69
South West +1 287 £42,000 +5.00% 58
London -39 215 £57,500 +4.54% 53
West Midlands +22 106 £45,000 +5.88% 15
North West -4 77 £35,000 -24.32% 15
East Midlands +1 53 £47,500 +90.00% 9
East of England -23 50 £43,750 -12.50% 9
Yorkshire +11 49 £41,750 -7.22% 4
North East +13 18 £44,144 +83.93% 7
Midlands +12 1 £75,000 +100.00%
SC Cleared
UK

SC Cleared
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 17 January 2017, 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 3183 (100.00%) Security Cleared
2 638 (20.04%) Windows
3 630 (19.79%) Microsoft
4 615 (19.32%) ITIL
5 568 (17.84%) DV Cleared
6 483 (15.17%) Linux
7 470 (14.77%) Java
8 468 (14.70%) Agile Software Development
9 417 (13.10%) Degree
10 400 (12.57%) C
11 385 (12.10%) Cisco
12 382 (12.00%) Cybersecurity
13 378 (11.88%) Firewall
14 376 (11.81%) VMware
15 358 (11.25%) SQL
16 350 (11.00%) Information Security
17 329 (10.34%) MS Excel
18 326 (10.24%) Oracle
19 313 (9.83%) Cisco Certification
20 290 (9.11%) Active Directory
21 287 (9.02%) JavaScript
22 284 (8.92%) C#
23 280 (8.80%) Finance
23 280 (8.80%) CISSP
24 274 (8.61%) HTML
25 267 (8.39%) Unix
26 263 (8.26%) Analytical Skills
27 262 (8.23%) Project Management
28 258 (8.11%) C++
29 255 (8.01%) Management Information System

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
1 142 (4.46%) SharePoint
2 94 (2.95%) MS Exchange
3 89 (2.80%) WebLogic
4 64 (2.01%) Apache
5 58 (1.82%) JBoss
6 50 (1.57%) IIS
6 50 (1.57%) SharePoint 2010
7 48 (1.51%) Oracle SOA Suite
8 44 (1.38%) WebSphere
9 38 (1.19%) BizTalk Server
10 37 (1.16%) Alfresco
10 37 (1.16%) Elasticsearch
10 37 (1.16%) SharePoint 2013
11 36 (1.13%) Exchange Server 2010
11 36 (1.13%) Skype for Business
12 35 (1.10%) Joomla!
13 33 (1.04%) Exchange Server 2007
14 30 (0.94%) Apache Spark
15 27 (0.85%) Oracle Service Bus
16 25 (0.79%) Apache Pig
Applications
1 329 (10.34%) MS Excel
2 159 (5.00%) MS Office
3 81 (2.54%) MS Project
4 40 (1.26%) MS PowerPoint
5 23 (0.72%) MS Visio
6 13 (0.41%) Adobe Illustrator
7 10 (0.31%) Spreadsheet
8 9 (0.28%) Adobe Creative Suite
9 8 (0.25%) 3ds Max
9 8 (0.25%) Maya
10 7 (0.22%) InfoPath
11 6 (0.19%) AutoCAD
12 5 (0.16%) S-PLUS
13 4 (0.13%) Photoshop
13 4 (0.13%) Simulink
14 3 (0.094%) InDesign
14 3 (0.094%) Open Workbench
15 2 (0.063%) OmniGraffle
15 2 (0.063%) Siemens NX
16 1 (0.031%) Doxygen
Business Applications
1 34 (1.07%) Remedy ITSM
2 27 (0.85%) Sentinel
3 19 (0.60%) Dynamics AX
4 17 (0.53%) SAP HR
5 14 (0.44%) Dynamics CRM
5 14 (0.44%) Oracle EBS R12
5 14 (0.44%) Primavera
5 14 (0.44%) SAP PS
6 13 (0.41%) assyst
6 13 (0.41%) SAP CO
6 13 (0.41%) SAP FI
6 13 (0.41%) SAP FI/CO
7 11 (0.35%) Oracle CRM
8 10 (0.31%) Oracle EBS
8 10 (0.31%) Oracle ERP
9 9 (0.28%) SAP HCM
9 9 (0.28%) SAP Oil and Gas
10 6 (0.19%) LabWindows
10 6 (0.19%) SAP BPC
10 6 (0.19%) SAP SCM
Cloud Services
1 117 (3.68%) Microsoft Azure
2 99 (3.11%) Office 365
3 87 (2.73%) Amazon AWS
4 46 (1.45%) PaaS
5 42 (1.32%) IaaS
6 41 (1.29%) SaaS
7 35 (1.10%) Cloud Computing
8 25 (0.79%) GitHub
9 14 (0.44%) Azure Active Directory
10 12 (0.38%) SuccessFactors
11 11 (0.35%) Amazon EC2
12 9 (0.28%) Google Cloud Platform
13 5 (0.16%) Amazon S3
14 2 (0.063%) Boomi
14 2 (0.063%) Google Drive
14 2 (0.063%) iPaaS
15 1 (0.031%) AWS CloudFormation
Communications & Networking
1 378 (11.88%) Firewall
2 228 (7.16%) LAN
3 192 (6.03%) Network Security
4 178 (5.59%) WAN
5 173 (5.44%) DNS
6 154 (4.84%) TCP/IP
7 117 (3.68%) DHCP
8 102 (3.20%) Cisco ASA
9 96 (3.02%) Wireless
10 90 (2.83%) OSPF
11 89 (2.80%) VPN
12 88 (2.76%) BGP
13 87 (2.73%) HTTP
13 87 (2.73%) MPLS
14 61 (1.92%) FTP
15 54 (1.70%) Intrusion Detection
16 50 (1.57%) Internet
17 49 (1.54%) Junos
17 49 (1.54%) VoIP
18 47 (1.48%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 235 (7.38%) SQL Server
2 131 (4.12%) MongoDB
3 90 (2.83%) Hadoop
4 84 (2.64%) Big Data
5 74 (2.32%) MySQL
6 70 (2.20%) Relational Database
7 68 (2.14%) SQL Server 2008
8 65 (2.04%) NoSQL
9 59 (1.85%) Oracle Database
10 48 (1.51%) RDBMS
10 48 (1.51%) SQL Server Integration Services
11 42 (1.32%) Oracle Database 11g
12 34 (1.07%) SQL Server 2005
13 33 (1.04%) Apache Cassandra
14 31 (0.97%) PostgreSQL
15 30 (0.94%) Data Warehouse
15 30 (0.94%) GIS
15 30 (0.94%) MS Access
16 27 (0.85%) Neo4j
16 27 (0.85%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 100 (3.14%) Team Foundation Server
2 91 (2.86%) Visual Studio
3 76 (2.39%) Jenkins
4 62 (1.95%) Maven
5 60 (1.89%) Subversion
6 56 (1.76%) Selenium
7 53 (1.67%) Git (software)
8 50 (1.57%) JIRA
9 47 (1.48%) JUnit
10 45 (1.41%) Rational DOORS
11 33 (1.04%) Cucumber
12 29 (0.91%) Oracle Forms
13 20 (0.63%) Ant
14 18 (0.57%) Hudson
15 16 (0.50%) Jasmine
15 16 (0.50%) JDeveloper
15 16 (0.50%) Moq
16 15 (0.47%) PeopleTools
17 14 (0.44%) Mockito
18 13 (0.41%) Metasploit
General
1 280 (8.80%) Finance
2 180 (5.66%) Telecoms
3 71 (2.23%) Manufacturing
4 67 (2.10%) Aerospace
5 63 (1.98%) Marketing
6 59 (1.85%) Legal
7 54 (1.70%) Military
8 41 (1.29%) Banking
9 35 (1.10%) Electronics
10 21 (0.66%) Retail
11 18 (0.57%) Publishing
12 16 (0.50%) Law
13 12 (0.38%) Multimedia
14 11 (0.35%) Games
15 10 (0.31%) Automotive
15 10 (0.31%) Billing
16 7 (0.22%) Spanish Language
17 6 (0.19%) Local Government
18 4 (0.13%) Back Office
18 4 (0.13%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 387 (12.16%) Developer
2 322 (10.12%) Analyst
3 303 (9.52%) Consultant
4 284 (8.92%) Architect
5 201 (6.31%) Network Engineer
6 147 (4.62%) Support Engineer
7 142 (4.46%) Software Engineer
8 115 (3.61%) Security Architect
9 114 (3.58%) Infrastructure Engineer
10 104 (3.27%) Administrator
11 99 (3.11%) Java Developer
12 98 (3.08%) Security Manager
13 95 (2.98%) Systems Engineer
14 93 (2.92%) Security Engineer
14 93 (2.92%) Tester
15 88 (2.76%) Senior Developer
16 84 (2.64%) Project Manager
16 84 (2.64%) Security Consultant
17 76 (2.39%) Solutions Architect
18 66 (2.07%) Penetration Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 274 (8.61%) HTML
2 222 (6.97%) .NET
3 220 (6.91%) Web Services
4 213 (6.69%) XML
5 152 (4.78%) CSS
6 134 (4.21%) AngularJS
7 108 (3.39%) HTML5
8 107 (3.36%) Spring
9 105 (3.30%) J2EE
10 95 (2.98%) ASP.NET
11 86 (2.70%) REST
12 84 (2.64%) jQuery
13 82 (2.58%) SOAP
14 78 (2.45%) JSON
15 62 (1.95%) Hibernate
16 59 (1.85%) React
17 54 (1.70%) Backbone.js
18 52 (1.63%) WSDL
19 51 (1.60%) Java EE
19 51 (1.60%) Node.js
Miscellaneous
1 263 (8.26%) Analytical Skills
2 255 (8.01%) Management Information System
3 171 (5.37%) Data Centre
4 129 (4.05%) PKI
5 123 (3.86%) Computer Science
6 107 (3.36%) CESG
7 83 (2.61%) Driving Licence
8 63 (1.98%) Security Operations Centre
9 42 (1.32%) Private Cloud
9 42 (1.32%) Visualisation
10 40 (1.26%) Clustering
10 40 (1.26%) Cryptography
11 32 (1.01%) Cyber Attack
11 32 (1.01%) Cybercrime
12 31 (0.97%) Mobile App
13 29 (0.91%) Data Protection Act
14 25 (0.79%) Virtual Team
15 24 (0.75%) User Experience
16 23 (0.72%) Cyberthreat
17 22 (0.69%) iPad
Operating Systems
1 638 (20.04%) Windows
2 483 (15.17%) Linux
3 267 (8.39%) Unix
4 206 (6.47%) Windows Server
5 129 (4.05%) Windows Server 2012
6 106 (3.33%) Windows Server 2008
7 93 (2.92%) Windows 7
8 87 (2.73%) Android
9 70 (2.20%) Windows Server 2003
10 61 (1.92%) Apple iOS
11 53 (1.67%) Windows 10
12 45 (1.41%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
13 43 (1.35%) Windows 8
14 39 (1.23%) Solaris
15 29 (0.91%) CentOS
16 22 (0.69%) Ubuntu
17 21 (0.66%) Windows XP
18 13 (0.41%) Mac OS
18 13 (0.41%) SUSE
18 13 (0.41%) Windows 2000
Processes & Methodologies
1 615 (19.32%) ITIL
2 468 (14.70%) Agile Software Development
3 382 (12.00%) Cybersecurity
4 350 (11.00%) Information Security
5 262 (8.23%) Project Management
6 253 (7.95%) Software Engineering
7 208 (6.53%) Scrum
8 196 (6.16%) Service Delivery
9 191 (6.00%) Stakeholder Management
10 165 (5.18%) Service Management
11 156 (4.90%) Risk Management
12 146 (4.59%) Open Source
13 142 (4.46%) SIEM
14 141 (4.43%) Security Architecture
15 134 (4.21%) Change Management
15 134 (4.21%) Presales
16 129 (4.05%) Data Protection
17 126 (3.96%) SDLC
18 121 (3.80%) ITIL V3
18 121 (3.80%) SOA
Programming Languages
1 470 (14.77%) Java
2 400 (12.57%) C
3 358 (11.25%) SQL
4 287 (9.02%) JavaScript
5 284 (8.92%) C#
6 258 (8.11%) C++
7 170 (5.34%) Python
8 123 (3.86%) PowerShell
9 108 (3.39%) Perl
10 83 (2.61%) PHP
11 75 (2.36%) Ruby
12 68 (2.14%) Shell Script
13 65 (2.04%) Bash Shell
14 58 (1.82%) Groovy
15 57 (1.79%) Scala
16 55 (1.73%) VB
17 51 (1.60%) T-SQL
18 48 (1.51%) PL/SQL
19 45 (1.41%) VB.NET
20 41 (1.29%) XPath
Qualifications
1 3183 (100.00%) Security Cleared
2 568 (17.84%) DV Cleared
3 417 (13.10%) Degree
4 313 (9.83%) Cisco Certification
5 280 (8.80%) CISSP
6 192 (6.03%) CCNA
7 174 (5.47%) CCNP
8 173 (5.44%) CISM
9 143 (4.49%) Microsoft Certification
10 118 (3.71%) ITIL Certification
11 111 (3.49%) CEH
12 96 (3.02%) CISA
13 93 (2.92%) MCSE
14 91 (2.86%) SANS
15 80 (2.51%) CREST Certified
16 70 (2.20%) MCSA
17 67 (2.10%) CESG Certified Professional
18 64 (2.01%) CHECK Team Leader
19 62 (1.95%) GIAC
20 55 (1.73%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 214 (6.72%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 176 (5.53%) SLA
3 117 (3.68%) PCI DSS
4 81 (2.54%) QA
5 48 (1.51%) HMG Security Policy Framework
6 34 (1.07%) Sarbanes-Oxley
7 32 (1.01%) GPG13
7 32 (1.01%) RMADS
8 26 (0.82%) JSP 440
9 23 (0.72%) COBIT
10 14 (0.44%) MISRA
11 13 (0.41%) GDPR
11 13 (0.41%) JTAG
12 12 (0.38%) FISMA
13 10 (0.31%) ISO 9001
14 7 (0.22%) Data Quality
14 7 (0.22%) Def Stans
15 6 (0.19%) HMG Infosec
15 6 (0.19%) ISO 9000
16 4 (0.13%) ISO27002
System Software
1 290 (9.11%) Active Directory
2 255 (8.01%) VMware Infrastructure
3 118 (3.71%) Hyper-V
4 89 (2.80%) vSphere
5 41 (1.29%) Oracle RAC
6 35 (1.10%) Docker
7 25 (0.79%) VMware ESXi
8 22 (0.69%) Snort
8 22 (0.69%) Virtual Machines
9 19 (0.60%) vCloud
10 17 (0.53%) XenApp
11 16 (0.50%) XenDesktop
12 14 (0.44%) Firmware
13 9 (0.28%) HDFS
14 8 (0.25%) Terminal Services
15 7 (0.22%) Apache ZooKeeper
15 7 (0.22%) Microsoft App-V
15 7 (0.22%) VMware ESX
16 6 (0.19%) KVM
16 6 (0.19%) VirtualBox
Systems Management
1 58 (1.82%) SCCM
2 45 (1.41%) Nagios
3 29 (0.91%) Oracle RMAN
4 28 (0.88%) Puppet
5 27 (0.85%) NetBackup
6 24 (0.75%) Data Guard
6 24 (0.75%) HP Quality Center
6 24 (0.75%) Juniper STRM
7 21 (0.66%) Nessus
8 20 (0.63%) Ansible
9 19 (0.60%) Computer Emergency Response Teams
9 19 (0.60%) SCOM
10 16 (0.50%) Oracle Identity Management
11 15 (0.47%) Tivoli
12 14 (0.44%) Network Intrusion Detection System
13 13 (0.41%) Nmap
13 13 (0.41%) Tivoli Identity Manager
14 12 (0.38%) Kubernetes
15 11 (0.35%) Microsoft Intune
15 11 (0.35%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 630 (19.79%) Microsoft
2 385 (12.10%) Cisco
3 376 (11.81%) VMware
4 326 (10.24%) Oracle
5 243 (7.63%) Juniper
6 125 (3.93%) IBM
7 124 (3.90%) SAP
8 107 (3.36%) HP
9 72 (2.26%) CheckPoint
10 66 (2.07%) Red Hat
11 65 (2.04%) Palo Alto
12 59 (1.85%) F5
13 54 (1.70%) Remedy
14 53 (1.67%) Citrix
15 46 (1.45%) Symantec
16 41 (1.29%) EMC
17 40 (1.26%) Computacenter
17 40 (1.26%) Siebel
18 37 (1.16%) NetApp
19 32 (1.01%) Fujitsu
Portsmouth, Hampshire
Experis Ltd
Posted: 15 hours ago
Farnborough, Hampshire
Experis Ltd
Posted: 16 hours ago
Basingstoke, Hampshire
Lorien Resourcing
Salary: Competitive Salary Package
Posted: 2 hours ago
Portsmouth, Hampshire
Experis Ltd
Posted: 15 hours ago
Bristol, Avon
Lorien Resourcing
Posted: 9 hours ago
Farnborough, Hampshire
Experis Ltd
Posted: 10 hours ago
Gloucester, Gloucestershire
Informatiq Consulting
Posted: 4 hours ago
Leatherhead, Surrey
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 25,000 - 45,000
Posted: 5 hours ago
Farnborough, Hampshire
Experis Ltd
Salary: £60000 per annum
Posted: 15 hours ago
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £30687.00 - £33597.00 per annum + excellent pension and benefits
Posted: 10 hours ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Experis Ltd
Salary: £35000.00 per annum
Posted: 10 hours ago
Bristol, Avon
Sanderson
Salary: £40000.00 per annum
Posted: 3 hours ago
Portsmouth, Hampshire
Sopra Steria Recruitment
Salary: From £55,000 to £60,000 per annum Flexible Benefits
Posted: 12 hours ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Informatiq Consulting
Salary: £35000 - £55000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 4 hours ago
Malvern, Worcestershire
Experis Ltd
Salary: £20000 - £25000 per annum + Pension and company benefits
Posted: 2 hours ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Senitor Associates
Salary: £18000 - £22000 per annum + Great Benefits + Company
Posted: 2 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Leidos
Posted: 6 hours ago
Rugby, Warwickshire
ReThink Recruitment
Posted: Yesterday
Wokingham, Berkshire
Sopra Steria Recruitment
Salary: Up to £70,000 per annum
Posted: 10 hours ago
West London
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 40,000-45,000
Posted: Yesterday
Manchester, Lancashire
Informatiq Consulting
Salary: £30000 - £60000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 4 hours ago
Northamptonshire
Global Technology Solutions Ltd
Salary: £23400 per annum + ben
Posted: Yesterday
South West London
Informatiq Consulting
Posted: 2 days ago
Central London / West End
Palantir Technologies
Posted: 21 hours ago
Bracknell, Berkshire
Elliot
Salary: Up to £45,000 per annum plus bonus, pension, private healthcare
Posted: Yesterday
London
DCL Search & Selection
Salary: £70000 - £85000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Swindon, Wiltshire
Redrock Consulting Ltd
Salary: £38000 - £45000 per annum + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Bristol, Avon
The People Network
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + software project manager
Posted: Yesterday
Romsey, Hampshire
Total Recruitment Specialists Limited / TRG / Total recruitment group
Salary: £40000 - £50000 Per Annum + benfits
Posted: Yesterday
London
Mortimer Spinks
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday