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 27 August 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
27 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Security Check (SC) Clearance
Rank 160 176 139
Rank change year-on-year
+16 -37
Permanent jobs citing SC Cleared 1895 1918 2443
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 2.10% 1.88% 2.24%
As % of the Qualifications category 8.03% 6.88% 8.27%
Number of salaries quoted 1354 1519 1746
Median salary £47,500 £47,500 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
- -5.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £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
23587 27867 29528
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 26.12% 27.34% 27.11%
Number of salaries quoted 19294 22561 23059
Median salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+5.55% -
90% offered a salary of more than £28,000 £27,500 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £65,000 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £41,500
% change year-on-year
- +2.40%

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 27 August 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 27 August 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 +5 654 £47,500 +5.55% 69
South West +36 424 £42,500 - 56
London -42 313 £60,000 +9.09% 44
West Midlands +27 144 £47,500 -5.00% 11
East of England +22 126 £42,500 -15.00% 10
North West -1 84 £45,000 +12.50% 13
Yorkshire +42 55 £45,000 -3.22% 8
East Midlands -24 49 £35,250 -11.87% 4
North East +25 27 £43,869 +12.48% 24
Midlands - 3 £60,000 - 2
SC Cleared
UK

SC Cleared
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 27 August 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 3774 (100.00%) Security Cleared
2 907 (24.03%) Windows
3 809 (21.44%) Microsoft
4 773 (20.48%) DV Cleared
5 713 (18.89%) ITIL
6 609 (16.14%) Cybersecurity
7 591 (15.66%) Linux
8 589 (15.61%) Firewall
9 574 (15.21%) Java
10 568 (15.05%) VMware
11 565 (14.97%) Agile Software Development
12 528 (13.99%) Degree
13 469 (12.43%) Cisco
14 445 (11.79%) C
15 441 (11.69%) Finance
16 437 (11.58%) SQL
17 386 (10.23%) Oracle
18 380 (10.07%) Cisco Certification
19 373 (9.88%) Information Security
20 366 (9.70%) MS Excel
21 361 (9.57%) Active Directory
22 351 (9.30%) Windows Server
23 342 (9.06%) VMware Infrastructure
24 335 (8.88%) Security Architecture
24 335 (8.88%) SQL Server
25 322 (8.53%) ISO/IEC 27001
26 318 (8.43%) Unix
27 314 (8.32%) C#
27 314 (8.32%) JavaScript
28 306 (8.11%) HTML

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
1 203 (5.38%) SharePoint
2 147 (3.90%) MS Exchange
3 87 (2.31%) Apache
4 86 (2.28%) Exchange Server 2010
5 78 (2.07%) Skype for Business
6 71 (1.88%) IIS
7 68 (1.80%) JBoss
8 66 (1.75%) Exchange Server 2007
9 60 (1.59%) SharePoint 2010
10 59 (1.56%) Elasticsearch
11 57 (1.51%) SharePoint 2013
12 51 (1.35%) WebLogic
13 43 (1.14%) Tomcat
14 41 (1.09%) Alfresco
15 39 (1.03%) Joomla!
16 38 (1.01%) nginx
17 37 (0.98%) WebSphere
18 33 (0.87%) Exchange Server 2013
19 26 (0.69%) CMS
20 20 (0.53%) Documentum
Applications
1 366 (9.70%) MS Excel
2 181 (4.80%) MS Office
3 68 (1.80%) MS Project
4 49 (1.30%) MS Visio
5 20 (0.53%) MS PowerPoint
6 18 (0.48%) Spreadsheet
7 11 (0.29%) Adobe Illustrator
8 9 (0.24%) Adobe Creative Suite
9 6 (0.16%) 3ds Max
9 6 (0.16%) Maya
10 4 (0.11%) AutoCAD
10 4 (0.11%) InfoPath
10 4 (0.11%) Maple
10 4 (0.11%) Photoshop
11 3 (0.079%) Acrobat
11 3 (0.079%) Fireworks
12 2 (0.053%) OmniGraffle
12 2 (0.053%) Open Workbench
12 2 (0.053%) S-PLUS
12 2 (0.053%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 29 (0.77%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 28 (0.74%) Oracle EBS
2 28 (0.74%) Remedy ITSM
3 26 (0.69%) Dynamics CRM
4 13 (0.34%) Oracle 11i
5 12 (0.32%) SAP HR
6 10 (0.26%) Oracle EBS R12
7 9 (0.24%) Oracle Applications
7 9 (0.24%) Oracle BPM
7 9 (0.24%) SAP ERP
7 9 (0.24%) SAP HCM
8 7 (0.19%) Primavera
8 7 (0.19%) SAP PS
9 5 (0.13%) StreamServe
10 4 (0.11%) Oracle General Ledger
10 4 (0.11%) Oracle Payables
10 4 (0.11%) Oracle Payroll
10 4 (0.11%) Oracle Receivables
10 4 (0.11%) Oracle Utilities
11 3 (0.079%) Maximo
Cloud Services
1 99 (2.62%) Office 365
2 86 (2.28%) Microsoft Azure
3 82 (2.17%) Amazon AWS
4 73 (1.93%) SaaS
5 48 (1.27%) PaaS
6 44 (1.17%) IaaS
7 23 (0.61%) GitHub
8 18 (0.48%) Azure Active Directory
9 17 (0.45%) Cloud Computing
10 14 (0.37%) SuccessFactors
11 9 (0.24%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
12 7 (0.19%) Virtual Private Cloud
13 5 (0.13%) Oracle CX
14 4 (0.11%) IBM Cloud
15 2 (0.053%) Amazon EC2
15 2 (0.053%) Amazon S3
15 2 (0.053%) Google Drive
15 2 (0.053%) Heroku
16 1 (0.026%) AWS CloudFormation
16 1 (0.026%) Google Analytics
Communications & Networking
1 589 (15.61%) Firewall
2 243 (6.44%) Network Security
3 223 (5.91%) WAN
4 218 (5.78%) TCP/IP
5 211 (5.59%) VPN
6 206 (5.46%) LAN
7 153 (4.05%) DNS
8 131 (3.47%) Wireless
9 124 (3.29%) Cisco ASA
10 113 (2.99%) Internet
11 106 (2.81%) MPLS
12 89 (2.36%) BGP
12 89 (2.36%) DHCP
13 84 (2.23%) SAN
14 77 (2.04%) SSL
15 67 (1.78%) OSPF
16 61 (1.62%) HTTP
17 54 (1.43%) VLAN
18 52 (1.38%) Cisco Nexus
18 52 (1.38%) Intrusion Detection
Database & Business Intelligence
1 335 (8.88%) SQL Server
2 164 (4.35%) Big Data
3 134 (3.55%) MongoDB
4 102 (2.70%) Hadoop
5 87 (2.31%) NoSQL
6 84 (2.23%) Oracle Database
7 69 (1.83%) MySQL
8 66 (1.75%) Relational Database
9 60 (1.59%) SQL Server Integration Services
10 46 (1.22%) PostgreSQL
11 44 (1.17%) Apache Cassandra
12 43 (1.14%) RDBMS
13 39 (1.03%) Oracle Database 11g
14 36 (0.95%) SQL Server 2008
15 31 (0.82%) GIS
15 31 (0.82%) SQL Server 2012
16 30 (0.79%) Oracle Database 10g
16 30 (0.79%) SQL Server Reporting Services
17 29 (0.77%) Neo4j
18 28 (0.74%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 106 (2.81%) Visual Studio
2 92 (2.44%) Jenkins
3 83 (2.20%) Team Foundation Server
4 79 (2.09%) Maven
5 74 (1.96%) Subversion
6 70 (1.85%) JIRA
7 61 (1.62%) Selenium
8 56 (1.48%) Git (software)
9 49 (1.30%) Ant
10 44 (1.17%) Metasploit
11 39 (1.03%) Jasmine
12 36 (0.95%) Burp Suite
13 35 (0.93%) Moq
14 32 (0.85%) JUnit
15 31 (0.82%) Rational DOORS
16 29 (0.77%) Apache Ivy
17 26 (0.69%) Oracle Forms
18 22 (0.58%) Cucumber
19 20 (0.53%) MSI
20 16 (0.42%) LoadRunner
General
1 441 (11.69%) Finance
2 286 (7.58%) Telecoms
3 109 (2.89%) Manufacturing
4 102 (2.70%) Electronics
5 89 (2.36%) Banking
6 82 (2.17%) Military
7 80 (2.12%) Retail
8 68 (1.80%) Aerospace
9 63 (1.67%) Marketing
10 61 (1.62%) Legal
11 36 (0.95%) Automotive
12 32 (0.85%) Publishing
13 29 (0.77%) Games
14 22 (0.58%) Financial Institution
15 17 (0.45%) Back Office
15 17 (0.45%) Local Government
15 17 (0.45%) Pharmaceutical
16 16 (0.42%) Law
16 16 (0.42%) Multimedia
17 13 (0.34%) Front Office
Job Titles
1 478 (12.67%) Analyst
2 470 (12.45%) Architect
3 457 (12.11%) Consultant
4 431 (11.42%) Developer
5 289 (7.66%) Security Consultant
6 269 (7.13%) Network Engineer
7 262 (6.94%) Support Engineer
8 195 (5.17%) Security Architect
9 150 (3.97%) Security Engineer
10 130 (3.44%) Infrastructure Engineer
11 128 (3.39%) Java Developer
12 122 (3.23%) Cybersecurity Architect
13 114 (3.02%) Administrator
14 113 (2.99%) 3rd Line Engineer
14 113 (2.99%) Tester
15 104 (2.76%) Systems Engineer
16 100 (2.65%) Software Engineer
17 87 (2.31%) Support Analyst
18 86 (2.28%) Project Manager
19 81 (2.15%) Security Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 306 (8.11%) HTML
2 301 (7.98%) .NET
3 217 (5.75%) XML
4 176 (4.66%) CSS
5 174 (4.61%) Web Services
6 163 (4.32%) HTML5
7 122 (3.23%) Spring
8 120 (3.18%) AngularJS
9 111 (2.94%) ASP.NET
10 92 (2.44%) J2EE
11 90 (2.38%) SOAP
12 86 (2.28%) jQuery
13 75 (1.99%) JSON
14 68 (1.80%) REST
15 66 (1.75%) Backbone.js
15 66 (1.75%) Hibernate
16 65 (1.72%) Node.js
17 64 (1.70%) CSS3
17 64 (1.70%) React
18 48 (1.27%) WSDL
Miscellaneous
1 239 (6.33%) Analytical Skills
1 239 (6.33%) Management Information System
2 198 (5.25%) Computer Science
3 184 (4.88%) Data Centre
4 176 (4.66%) PKI
5 131 (3.47%) CESG
6 104 (2.76%) Security Operations Centre
7 87 (2.31%) Driving Licence
8 71 (1.88%) Clustering
8 71 (1.88%) Mobile App
9 50 (1.32%) Cyber Attack
10 41 (1.09%) User Experience
10 41 (1.09%) Virtual Team
11 37 (0.98%) Embedded Systems
11 37 (0.98%) Private Cloud
12 35 (0.93%) Cryptography
12 35 (0.93%) Visualisation
13 34 (0.90%) Mathematics
14 33 (0.87%) Cyberthreat
15 32 (0.85%) Cybercrime
Operating Systems
1 907 (24.03%) Windows
2 591 (15.66%) Linux
3 351 (9.30%) Windows Server
4 318 (8.43%) Unix
5 249 (6.60%) Windows Server 2008
6 241 (6.39%) Windows Server 2012
7 165 (4.37%) Windows Server 2003
8 137 (3.63%) Windows 7
9 91 (2.41%) Solaris
10 78 (2.07%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
11 75 (1.99%) Android
12 65 (1.72%) Apple iOS
13 45 (1.19%) CentOS
14 44 (1.17%) Windows 10
15 43 (1.14%) Windows 8
16 38 (1.01%) Windows XP
17 35 (0.93%) Kali Linux
18 30 (0.79%) Ubuntu
19 22 (0.58%) AIX
20 21 (0.56%) Windows 2000
Processes & Methodologies
1 713 (18.89%) ITIL
2 609 (16.14%) Cybersecurity
3 565 (14.97%) Agile Software Development
4 373 (9.88%) Information Security
5 335 (8.88%) Security Architecture
6 292 (7.74%) Project Management
7 259 (6.86%) Presales
8 241 (6.39%) Software Engineering
9 224 (5.94%) Service Delivery
10 206 (5.46%) Scrum
11 204 (5.41%) SIEM
12 190 (5.03%) PRINCE2
13 189 (5.01%) Open Source
14 184 (4.88%) Mentoring
15 175 (4.64%) Change Management
16 174 (4.61%) Penetration Testing
17 161 (4.27%) Security Operations
18 160 (4.24%) Network Design
19 151 (4.00%) TOGAF
20 147 (3.90%) Service Management
Programming Languages
1 574 (15.21%) Java
2 445 (11.79%) C
3 437 (11.58%) SQL
4 314 (8.32%) C#
4 314 (8.32%) JavaScript
5 276 (7.31%) C++
6 179 (4.74%) Python
7 165 (4.37%) PowerShell
8 126 (3.34%) PHP
9 113 (2.99%) Perl
10 88 (2.33%) VB.NET
11 85 (2.25%) PL/SQL
11 85 (2.25%) Ruby
12 81 (2.15%) VB
13 80 (2.12%) Shell Script
14 65 (1.72%) Scala
15 56 (1.48%) Groovy
16 55 (1.46%) T-SQL
17 44 (1.17%) XPath
18 39 (1.03%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 3774 (100.00%) Security Cleared
2 773 (20.48%) DV Cleared
3 528 (13.99%) Degree
4 380 (10.07%) Cisco Certification
5 298 (7.90%) CISSP
6 254 (6.73%) CCNA
7 211 (5.59%) CCNP
8 155 (4.11%) CREST Certified
9 145 (3.84%) Microsoft Certification
10 143 (3.79%) CISM
11 92 (2.44%) CESG Certified Professional
12 88 (2.33%) ITIL Certification
13 85 (2.25%) CHECK Team Leader
14 82 (2.17%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
15 80 (2.12%) JNCIS
16 79 (2.09%) SANS
17 77 (2.04%) MCSE
18 74 (1.96%) CEH
19 65 (1.72%) JNCIA
20 64 (1.70%) CHECK Team Member
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 322 (8.53%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 221 (5.86%) SLA
3 96 (2.54%) PCI DSS
4 92 (2.44%) HMG Security Policy Framework
5 80 (2.12%) QA
6 42 (1.11%) RMADS
7 24 (0.64%) JSP 440
8 23 (0.61%) Sarbanes-Oxley
9 17 (0.45%) GPG13
10 16 (0.42%) FISMA
11 15 (0.40%) ISO 9001
12 14 (0.37%) COBIT
13 12 (0.32%) Data Quality
14 9 (0.24%) ISO22301
14 9 (0.24%) ISO27002
15 8 (0.21%) Disclosure Scotland
16 5 (0.13%) PA-DSS
16 5 (0.13%) WCAG
17 4 (0.11%) HMG Infosec
17 4 (0.11%) IEC 61508
System Software
1 361 (9.57%) Active Directory
2 342 (9.06%) VMware Infrastructure
3 123 (3.26%) Hyper-V
4 122 (3.23%) vSphere
5 67 (1.78%) VMware ESXi
6 62 (1.64%) Docker
7 44 (1.17%) XenApp
8 37 (0.98%) Firmware
9 36 (0.95%) VMware ESX
10 31 (0.82%) Virtual Machines
11 29 (0.77%) Oracle RAC
11 29 (0.77%) vCloud
12 27 (0.72%) Microsoft App-V
13 22 (0.58%) Terminal Services
14 21 (0.56%) Virtual Servers
15 19 (0.50%) Snort
16 15 (0.40%) Apache ZooKeeper
16 15 (0.40%) XenDesktop
17 13 (0.34%) KVM
18 12 (0.32%) HDFS
Systems Management
1 117 (3.10%) SCCM
2 70 (1.85%) SCOM
3 43 (1.14%) Puppet
4 41 (1.09%) Nessus
5 30 (0.79%) Nagios
5 30 (0.79%) NetBackup
6 27 (0.72%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
7 26 (0.69%) Oracle RMAN
8 25 (0.66%) Backup Exec
8 25 (0.66%) HP Quality Center
8 25 (0.66%) Microsoft Clustering
9 22 (0.58%) Kubernetes
9 22 (0.58%) Netcool
10 20 (0.53%) McAfee ePO
10 20 (0.53%) Microsoft Intune
10 20 (0.53%) Opscode Chef
11 19 (0.50%) AppDNA
11 19 (0.50%) WSUS
12 18 (0.48%) Data Guard
12 18 (0.48%) EnCase
Vendors
1 809 (21.44%) Microsoft
2 568 (15.05%) VMware
3 469 (12.43%) Cisco
4 386 (10.23%) Oracle
5 256 (6.78%) Juniper
6 155 (4.11%) HP
7 151 (4.00%) CheckPoint
8 108 (2.86%) IBM
9 107 (2.84%) Red Hat
10 97 (2.57%) Citrix
11 93 (2.46%) SAP
12 87 (2.31%) Palo Alto
13 86 (2.28%) F5
14 78 (2.07%) Symantec
15 62 (1.64%) EMC
16 58 (1.54%) Dell
17 52 (1.38%) Remedy
18 46 (1.22%) MuleSoft
19 45 (1.19%) LogRhythm
20 43 (1.14%) Adobe
Kingston Upon Thames, Surrey
Informatiq Consulting
Salary: Pension + BUPA + Condensed Working Hrs Contract
Posted: Yesterday
Manchester, Lancashire
Informatiq Consulting
Salary: £40000 - £55000 per annum + Bens
Posted: Yesterday
London
Stott & May
Salary: £56000 - £700000 per annum + 5k Car + Package
Posted: Yesterday
Havant, Hampshire
Executive Recruitment Services (ERS)
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Fareham, Hampshire
Executive Recruitment Services (ERS)
Salary: £25000 - £27500 per annum + Pension, Healthcare
Posted: Yesterday
Southampton, Hampshire
Experis Ltd
Salary: £60000 - £65000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 23 hours ago
Reading, Berkshire
Experis Ltd
Salary: £60000 - £65000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 23 hours ago
Gloucester, Gloucestershire
Lorien Resourcing
Salary: Negotiable + bonus + pension
Posted: Yesterday
Reading, Berkshire
Experis Ltd
Salary: £50000 - £55000 per annum + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Southampton, Hampshire
Experis Ltd
Salary: £50000 - £55000 per annum + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Midlands
EMBS Ltd
Salary: £18k - 25k per year + Amazing Bens + MS Training
Posted: Yesterday
Gloucestershire
DCL Search & Selection
Salary: £70000 - £80000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Central London / West End
Senitor Associates
Salary: £50000 per annum + Bonus
Posted: 20 hours ago
Gloucestershire
Executive Recruitment Services (ERS)
Posted: 2 days ago
Gosport, Hampshire
Experis Ltd
Salary: £45000 - £60000 per annum + Benefits + Bonus
Posted: Yesterday
London
Senitor Associates
Salary: £30000 - £50000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 20 hours ago
Kingston Upon Thames, Surrey
Informatiq Consulting
Posted: 4 days ago
Saffron Walden, Essex
ENTERPRISE RECRUITMENT LTD
Salary: £22000 - £28000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Yeovil, Somerset
Colston Consulting
Salary: £30 - £37 per hour
Posted: 3 days ago
Croydon, Surrey
Experis Ltd
Salary: £30000.00 - £45000.00 per annum + pension, benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
Experis Ltd
Salary: £37088 - £52387 per annum + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Gateshead, Tyne and Wear
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 35000 - 45000
Posted: Yesterday
York, North Yorkshire
Fruition IT Resources Limited
Salary: £40000.00 - £45000.00 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Camberley, Surrey
Imperative People
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + Car Allowance, Overtime
Posted: 2 days ago
Croydon, Surrey
Experis Ltd
Salary: £32168.00 - £37797.00 per annum + allowance, pension, benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Gloucestershire
Executive Recruitment Services (ERS)
Salary: £22000 - £30000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Billingham, Cleveland
Global Technology Solutions Ltd
Salary: £24000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Gloucester, Gloucestershire
Executive Recruitment Services (ERS)
Posted: 2 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Informatiq Consulting
Salary: £35000 - £55000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
North West London
Executive Recruitment Services (ERS)
Salary: £50000 - £55000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago