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 5 December 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
5 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Security Check (SC) Clearance
Rank 175 202 126
Rank change year-on-year
+27 -76
Permanent jobs citing SC Cleared 1659 1676 2640
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 1.95% 1.68% 2.45%
As % of the Qualifications category 7.56% 6.20% 8.83%
Number of salaries quoted 1114 1225 2042
Median salary £45,000 £45,000 £48,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
- -6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,521 £32,500 £28,050
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £70,000 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £44,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year
+2.27% -7.36%
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
21942 27037 29903
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 25.75% 27.18% 27.77%
Number of salaries quoted 17474 21607 24100
Median salary £45,000 £46,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-2.17% +2.22%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,000 £27,500 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £67,500 £70,000
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 5 December 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 5 December 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 +19 574 £45,000 - 83
South West +14 341 £40,000 -2.14% 47
London +16 264 £57,500 - 67
North West +42 149 £41,250 -13.15% 8
West Midlands +39 142 £47,500 +18.75% 19
East of England -39 56 £45,000 -10.00% 9
East Midlands -28 50 £47,500 +58.33% 8
Yorkshire -8 49 £42,500 -2.29% 9
North East +33 35 £40,000 +2.56% 6
Midlands +11 2 £65,000 - 1
SC Cleared
UK

SC Cleared
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 5 December 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 3565 (100.00%) Security Cleared
2 792 (22.22%) Windows
3 744 (20.87%) Microsoft
4 679 (19.05%) DV Cleared
5 655 (18.37%) ITIL
6 566 (15.88%) Linux
7 523 (14.67%) Java
8 503 (14.11%) Agile Software Development
9 475 (13.32%) Cybersecurity
10 469 (13.16%) Firewall
11 457 (12.82%) VMware
12 453 (12.71%) Degree
13 434 (12.17%) Cisco
14 410 (11.50%) SQL
15 382 (10.72%) C
16 370 (10.38%) MS Excel
17 368 (10.32%) Oracle
18 365 (10.24%) Information Security
19 358 (10.04%) Cisco Certification
20 355 (9.96%) Active Directory
21 320 (8.98%) VMware Infrastructure
22 318 (8.92%) SQL Server
23 313 (8.78%) C#
24 303 (8.50%) Finance
25 299 (8.39%) JavaScript
25 299 (8.39%) Unix
26 294 (8.25%) CISSP
27 293 (8.22%) Windows Server
28 291 (8.16%) HTML
29 288 (8.08%) Analytical Skills

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
1 181 (5.08%) SharePoint
2 124 (3.48%) MS Exchange
3 78 (2.19%) WebLogic
4 73 (2.05%) IIS
5 69 (1.94%) SharePoint 2010
6 65 (1.82%) Apache
7 57 (1.60%) JBoss
8 55 (1.54%) Exchange Server 2010
9 54 (1.51%) Oracle SOA Suite
10 52 (1.46%) Skype for Business
11 51 (1.43%) Elasticsearch
12 48 (1.35%) Exchange Server 2007
13 47 (1.32%) SharePoint 2013
14 40 (1.12%) WebSphere
15 35 (0.98%) BizTalk Server
16 34 (0.95%) Alfresco
17 33 (0.93%) Oracle Service Bus
18 31 (0.87%) Joomla!
19 30 (0.84%) Apache Spark
20 29 (0.81%) nginx
Applications
1 370 (10.38%) MS Excel
2 186 (5.22%) MS Office
3 82 (2.30%) MS Project
4 35 (0.98%) MS Visio
5 30 (0.84%) MS PowerPoint
6 14 (0.39%) Adobe Illustrator
6 14 (0.39%) Spreadsheet
7 9 (0.25%) Adobe Creative Suite
7 9 (0.25%) InfoPath
8 8 (0.22%) 3ds Max
8 8 (0.22%) Maya
9 7 (0.20%) S-PLUS
10 6 (0.17%) AutoCAD
11 5 (0.14%) Photoshop
12 3 (0.084%) Fireworks
12 3 (0.084%) Open Workbench
12 3 (0.084%) Simulink
13 2 (0.056%) InDesign
13 2 (0.056%) OmniGraffle
13 2 (0.056%) Siemens NX
Business Applications
1 39 (1.09%) Remedy ITSM
2 26 (0.73%) Oracle EBS
3 21 (0.59%) Oracle EBS R12
3 21 (0.59%) Sentinel
4 19 (0.53%) Dynamics CRM
5 17 (0.48%) Dynamics AX
6 16 (0.45%) Primavera
6 16 (0.45%) SAP HR
6 16 (0.45%) SAP PS
7 14 (0.39%) SAP Oil and Gas
8 13 (0.36%) Oracle Applications
9 11 (0.31%) Oracle CRM
9 11 (0.31%) SAP HCM
10 10 (0.28%) Oracle 11i
10 10 (0.28%) SAP CO
10 10 (0.28%) SAP FI
10 10 (0.28%) SAP FI/CO
11 7 (0.20%) assyst
11 7 (0.20%) Oracle ERP
12 6 (0.17%) LabWindows
Cloud Services
1 120 (3.37%) Microsoft Azure
2 105 (2.95%) Office 365
3 94 (2.64%) Amazon AWS
4 58 (1.63%) SaaS
5 51 (1.43%) PaaS
6 48 (1.35%) IaaS
7 25 (0.70%) Cloud Computing
8 21 (0.59%) GitHub
9 19 (0.53%) Azure Active Directory
10 15 (0.42%) SuccessFactors
11 11 (0.31%) Amazon EC2
12 7 (0.20%) Google Cloud Platform
13 4 (0.11%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
13 4 (0.11%) Oracle CX
13 4 (0.11%) Virtual Private Cloud
14 3 (0.084%) Amazon S3
15 2 (0.056%) Google Drive
15 2 (0.056%) IBM Cloud
15 2 (0.056%) iPaaS
16 1 (0.028%) Boomi
Communications & Networking
1 469 (13.16%) Firewall
2 221 (6.20%) LAN
2 221 (6.20%) Network Security
3 192 (5.39%) DNS
4 185 (5.19%) WAN
5 183 (5.13%) TCP/IP
6 126 (3.53%) DHCP
7 124 (3.48%) Cisco ASA
8 119 (3.34%) VPN
9 104 (2.92%) Wireless
10 89 (2.50%) HTTP
11 82 (2.30%) MPLS
12 81 (2.27%) BGP
12 81 (2.27%) OSPF
13 69 (1.94%) FTP
14 66 (1.85%) Internet
15 58 (1.63%) SSL
16 57 (1.60%) Intrusion Detection
17 50 (1.40%) SAN
18 48 (1.35%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 318 (8.92%) SQL Server
2 130 (3.65%) Big Data
2 130 (3.65%) MongoDB
3 94 (2.64%) Hadoop
4 85 (2.38%) MySQL
5 81 (2.27%) Relational Database
6 80 (2.24%) NoSQL
7 74 (2.08%) Oracle Database
8 68 (1.91%) SQL Server 2008
9 55 (1.54%) RDBMS
10 49 (1.37%) SQL Server Integration Services
11 48 (1.35%) Oracle Database 11g
12 41 (1.15%) Apache Cassandra
13 37 (1.04%) PostgreSQL
14 34 (0.95%) SQL Server 2005
15 31 (0.87%) SQL Server Reporting Services
16 29 (0.81%) GIS
16 29 (0.81%) Neo4j
16 29 (0.81%) SQL Server 2014
17 28 (0.79%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 115 (3.23%) Visual Studio
2 96 (2.69%) Team Foundation Server
3 73 (2.05%) Jenkins
4 66 (1.85%) Selenium
5 63 (1.77%) Maven
6 54 (1.51%) Subversion
7 47 (1.32%) Git (software)
8 46 (1.29%) JIRA
9 44 (1.23%) JUnit
10 43 (1.21%) Rational DOORS
11 34 (0.95%) Cucumber
12 27 (0.76%) Oracle Forms
13 25 (0.70%) Metasploit
14 24 (0.67%) Ant
15 23 (0.65%) Burp Suite
16 18 (0.50%) Jasmine
17 17 (0.48%) JDeveloper
17 17 (0.48%) Moq
18 16 (0.45%) JBehave
19 15 (0.42%) Mockito
General
1 303 (8.50%) Finance
2 214 (6.00%) Telecoms
3 75 (2.10%) Manufacturing
4 71 (1.99%) Aerospace
5 69 (1.94%) Legal
6 57 (1.60%) Military
7 53 (1.49%) Marketing
8 52 (1.46%) Electronics
9 51 (1.43%) Banking
10 40 (1.12%) Retail
11 27 (0.76%) Automotive
12 24 (0.67%) Publishing
13 21 (0.59%) Games
14 20 (0.56%) Pharmaceutical
15 18 (0.50%) Law
16 11 (0.31%) Multimedia
17 9 (0.25%) Back Office
17 9 (0.25%) Billing
18 7 (0.20%) Spanish Language
19 6 (0.17%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 427 (11.98%) Developer
2 387 (10.86%) Analyst
3 366 (10.27%) Architect
4 364 (10.21%) Consultant
5 219 (6.14%) Network Engineer
6 181 (5.08%) Support Engineer
7 145 (4.07%) Security Architect
8 144 (4.04%) Administrator
9 136 (3.81%) Security Consultant
10 135 (3.79%) Infrastructure Engineer
11 124 (3.48%) Java Developer
11 124 (3.48%) Software Engineer
12 115 (3.23%) Security Engineer
13 112 (3.14%) Systems Engineer
14 110 (3.09%) Tester
15 89 (2.50%) Security Manager
16 87 (2.44%) Senior Developer
17 80 (2.24%) Cybersecurity Architect
18 78 (2.19%) 3rd Line Engineer
18 78 (2.19%) Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 291 (8.16%) HTML
2 251 (7.04%) XML
3 248 (6.96%) .NET
4 226 (6.34%) Web Services
5 178 (4.99%) CSS
6 135 (3.79%) AngularJS
7 133 (3.73%) HTML5
8 125 (3.51%) Spring
9 114 (3.20%) J2EE
10 110 (3.09%) jQuery
11 107 (3.00%) ASP.NET
12 92 (2.58%) JSON
13 85 (2.38%) REST
14 82 (2.30%) SOAP
15 65 (1.82%) Hibernate
16 64 (1.80%) React
17 63 (1.77%) Backbone.js
18 56 (1.57%) Java EE
18 56 (1.57%) Node.js
19 54 (1.51%) CSS3
Miscellaneous
1 288 (8.08%) Analytical Skills
2 274 (7.69%) Management Information System
3 190 (5.33%) Data Centre
4 164 (4.60%) PKI
5 148 (4.15%) Computer Science
6 109 (3.06%) CESG
7 95 (2.66%) Driving Licence
8 71 (1.99%) Security Operations Centre
9 54 (1.51%) Clustering
10 52 (1.46%) Private Cloud
11 48 (1.35%) Visualisation
12 43 (1.21%) Mobile App
13 37 (1.04%) Cybercrime
14 36 (1.01%) Cryptography
14 36 (1.01%) Cyberthreat
15 33 (0.93%) Cyber Attack
16 31 (0.87%) Data Protection Act
16 31 (0.87%) User Experience
16 31 (0.87%) Virtual Team
17 27 (0.76%) iPad
Operating Systems
1 792 (22.22%) Windows
2 566 (15.88%) Linux
3 299 (8.39%) Unix
4 293 (8.22%) Windows Server
5 198 (5.55%) Windows Server 2012
6 173 (4.85%) Windows Server 2008
7 110 (3.09%) Windows 7
8 99 (2.78%) Windows Server 2003
9 80 (2.24%) Android
10 71 (1.99%) Solaris
11 64 (1.80%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
12 58 (1.63%) Apple iOS
13 57 (1.60%) Windows 10
14 43 (1.21%) Windows 8
15 40 (1.12%) CentOS
16 30 (0.84%) Ubuntu
16 30 (0.84%) Windows XP
17 23 (0.65%) AIX
18 20 (0.56%) Kali Linux
19 15 (0.42%) SUSE
Processes & Methodologies
1 655 (18.37%) ITIL
2 503 (14.11%) Agile Software Development
3 475 (13.32%) Cybersecurity
4 365 (10.24%) Information Security
5 263 (7.38%) Project Management
6 254 (7.12%) Software Engineering
7 222 (6.23%) Scrum
8 219 (6.14%) Service Delivery
9 216 (6.06%) Security Architecture
10 191 (5.36%) Presales
11 190 (5.33%) Stakeholder Management
12 184 (5.16%) SIEM
13 163 (4.57%) Open Source
14 156 (4.38%) Service Management
15 155 (4.35%) Risk Management
16 151 (4.24%) Change Management
17 145 (4.07%) Penetration Testing
18 137 (3.84%) Data Protection
19 135 (3.79%) SDLC
20 134 (3.76%) SOA
Programming Languages
1 523 (14.67%) Java
2 410 (11.50%) SQL
3 382 (10.72%) C
4 313 (8.78%) C#
5 299 (8.39%) JavaScript
6 263 (7.38%) C++
7 159 (4.46%) Python
8 148 (4.15%) PowerShell
9 115 (3.23%) Perl
10 96 (2.69%) PHP
11 77 (2.16%) Shell Script
12 74 (2.08%) Ruby
13 73 (2.05%) Groovy
14 71 (1.99%) Scala
15 64 (1.80%) T-SQL
16 62 (1.74%) VB.NET
17 61 (1.71%) Bash Shell
18 60 (1.68%) PL/SQL
19 53 (1.49%) VB
20 43 (1.21%) XPath
Qualifications
1 3565 (100.00%) Security Cleared
2 679 (19.05%) DV Cleared
3 453 (12.71%) Degree
4 358 (10.04%) Cisco Certification
5 294 (8.25%) CISSP
6 230 (6.45%) CCNA
7 192 (5.39%) CCNP
8 170 (4.77%) CISM
9 157 (4.40%) Microsoft Certification
10 112 (3.14%) CEH
10 112 (3.14%) ITIL Certification
11 111 (3.11%) CREST Certified
12 97 (2.72%) MCSE
13 82 (2.30%) CISA
14 79 (2.22%) SANS
15 72 (2.02%) BPSS Clearance
15 72 (2.02%) CHECK Team Leader
16 69 (1.94%) CESG Certified Professional
16 69 (1.94%) ISEB
17 67 (1.88%) MCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 283 (7.94%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 196 (5.50%) SLA
3 122 (3.42%) PCI DSS
4 82 (2.30%) QA
5 74 (2.08%) HMG Security Policy Framework
6 39 (1.09%) Sarbanes-Oxley
7 36 (1.01%) GPG13
7 36 (1.01%) RMADS
8 20 (0.56%) COBIT
9 19 (0.53%) JSP 440
10 17 (0.48%) FISMA
11 14 (0.39%) MISRA
12 11 (0.31%) Data Quality
12 11 (0.31%) JTAG
13 8 (0.22%) ISO 9001
13 8 (0.22%) ISO27002
14 7 (0.20%) ISO 9000
15 6 (0.17%) HMG Infosec
16 5 (0.14%) PA-DSS
16 5 (0.14%) WCAG
System Software
1 355 (9.96%) Active Directory
2 320 (8.98%) VMware Infrastructure
3 146 (4.10%) Hyper-V
4 101 (2.83%) vSphere
5 46 (1.29%) Docker
6 43 (1.21%) Oracle RAC
7 41 (1.15%) VMware ESXi
8 35 (0.98%) Virtual Machines
9 27 (0.76%) Firmware
10 26 (0.73%) XenApp
11 21 (0.59%) Terminal Services
12 19 (0.53%) vCloud
12 19 (0.53%) XenDesktop
13 17 (0.48%) Microsoft App-V
14 16 (0.45%) VMware ESX
15 15 (0.42%) Virtual Servers
16 14 (0.39%) Snort
17 9 (0.25%) HDFS
18 8 (0.22%) Apache ZooKeeper
18 8 (0.22%) iptables
Systems Management
1 79 (2.22%) SCCM
2 44 (1.23%) SCOM
3 41 (1.15%) Nagios
4 35 (0.98%) Puppet
5 33 (0.93%) Oracle RMAN
6 32 (0.90%) Nessus
7 30 (0.84%) HP Quality Center
8 26 (0.73%) Data Guard
9 25 (0.70%) NetBackup
10 19 (0.53%) Microsoft Intune
11 17 (0.48%) Backup Exec
11 17 (0.48%) Kubernetes
11 17 (0.48%) WSUS
12 16 (0.45%) Ansible
12 16 (0.45%) Juniper STRM
12 16 (0.45%) Oracle Identity Management
13 15 (0.42%) Opscode Chef
13 15 (0.42%) Tivoli
14 13 (0.36%) Nmap
15 12 (0.34%) Tivoli Identity Manager
Vendors
1 744 (20.87%) Microsoft
2 457 (12.82%) VMware
3 434 (12.17%) Cisco
4 368 (10.32%) Oracle
5 256 (7.18%) Juniper
6 140 (3.93%) IBM
7 127 (3.56%) HP
8 114 (3.20%) SAP
9 97 (2.72%) CheckPoint
10 91 (2.55%) Red Hat
11 81 (2.27%) Palo Alto
12 74 (2.08%) Citrix
13 71 (1.99%) F5
14 64 (1.80%) Remedy
15 56 (1.57%) Symantec
16 53 (1.49%) Computacenter
17 45 (1.26%) MuleSoft
18 44 (1.23%) Siebel
19 42 (1.18%) EMC
20 40 (1.12%) NetApp
Hemel Hempstead, Hertfordshire
Connected IT
Salary: £20000 - £35000 per annum + Shift Allowance + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 18 hours ago
Bedfordshire
Executive Recruitment Services (ERS)
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Capita Resourcing - IT Resourcing
Salary: £500 - £600 per day
Posted: 14 hours ago
Fareham, Hampshire
LA International
Posted: 16 hours ago
Croydon, Surrey
Experis Ltd
Salary: £37000 - £40000 per annum + pension + benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
London
DCL Search & Selection
Salary: £70000 - £85000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Croydon, Surrey
Experis Ltd
Salary: £52969.00 - £62239.00 per annum + pension + allowance + benefits
Posted: 20 hours ago
Kingston Upon Thames, Surrey
Informatiq Consulting
Posted: 2 days ago
Hastings, East Sussex
Real Time Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 24,000
Posted: 3 days ago
Woking, Surrey
Global Technology Solutions Ltd
Salary: £23500 - £32585 per annum + stand by allowance+ benefits
Posted: 14 hours ago
Basingstoke, Hampshire
Lorien Resourcing
Salary: Negotiable + bonus + pension
Posted: 19 hours ago
Gloucester, Gloucestershire
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £40k - £60k plus package
Posted: 13 hours ago
South West London
Informatiq Consulting
Posted: 3 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Polar Recruitment
Salary: £28000 - £32000 per annum + Attractive package
Posted: 3 days ago
London
DCL Search & Selection
Salary: £25000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Sheffield, South Yorkshire
Search Consultancy
Posted: 4 days ago
South West London
Interact Consulting
Salary: 450-500pd
Posted: 5 days ago
Warwickshire
ReThink Recruitment
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits + Bonus
Posted: 4 days ago
Midlands
EMBS Ltd
Salary: £30k - 65k per year + Amazing Bens!
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £60,000 - £80,000 + car + benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Fareham, Hampshire
Net Talent
Posted: 6 days ago
Farnborough, Hampshire
Experis Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £55000 per annum + Company Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Informatiq Consulting
Salary: £35000 - £55000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Basingstoke, Hampshire
Lorien Resourcing
Salary: Competitive Salary Package
Posted: 5 days ago
London
Oliver James Associates
Salary: £70000 - £90000 per annum + Car, pension, bonus, flexible
Posted: 3 days ago
Gloucester, Gloucestershire
Raytheon Systems Ltd
Salary: Competitive salary plus bonus & benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Sanderson
Salary: £30000 - £50000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 7 days ago
Nottingham, Nottinghamshire
Applause IT Innovation
Salary: £65000 - £75000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Crawley, West Sussex
Sopra Steria Recruitment
Salary: Up to £50,000 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £50,000- £80,000 plus an attractive bonus, car and pension scheme
Posted: 5 days ago