The table below looks at the statistics for Security Cleared in IT jobs advertised for the England region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Security Cleared over the 3 months to 25 August 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
25 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Security Clearance
Rank 77 97 76
Rank change year-on-year
+20 -21
Permanent jobs citing Security Cleared 3187 3098 3878
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 3.48% 3.02% 3.54%
As % of the Qualifications category 13.32% 11.06% 13.06%
Number of salaries quoted 2234 2362 2702
Median salary £47,500 £45,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+5.55% -5.26%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £29,038 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £70,000 £71,500
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year
- -5.26%
Security 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
23924 28002 29686
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 26.12% 27.34% 27.12%
Number of salaries quoted 19579 22616 23195
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%

Security Cleared
Jobs Demand Trend in England

The demand trend of job ads across the England region citing Security Cleared as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in the Qualifications category.

Security Cleared Jobs Demand Trend in England

Security Cleared
Salary Trend in England

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Security Cleared across the England region.

Security Cleared Salary Trend in England

Security Cleared
Salary Histogram in England

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Security Cleared across the England region over the 3 months to 25 August 2016.

Security Cleared Salary Histogram in England

Security 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 Security Cleared within the England region over the 3 months to 25 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 +1 1026 £47,500 +5.55% 116
South West +11 773 £43,000 +1.17% 117
London -2 622 £60,000 +9.09% 94
East of England +30 206 £42,500 -15.00% 23
West Midlands +17 201 £48,000 +0.52% 16
North West -11 130 £45,000 +38.46% 23
East Midlands -10 78 £38,500 -3.75% 8
Yorkshire +18 77 £42,500 -5.55% 10
North East +27 46 £43,869 +16.98% 22
Midlands - 9 £60,000 - 2
Security Cleared
UK

Security Cleared
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 25 August 2016, IT jobs citing Security 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 Security Cleared.

1 3800 (61.34%) SC Cleared
2 1547 (24.97%) DV Cleared
3 1356 (21.89%) Windows
4 1187 (19.16%) Agile Software Development
5 1183 (19.10%) Microsoft
6 1167 (18.84%) Java
7 1086 (17.53%) ITIL
8 1031 (16.64%) Linux
9 1013 (16.35%) Cybersecurity
10 903 (14.58%) Finance
11 893 (14.41%) Degree
12 862 (13.91%) C
13 801 (12.93%) Firewall
14 771 (12.45%) SQL
15 760 (12.27%) VMware
16 691 (11.15%) Oracle
17 673 (10.86%) Cisco
18 632 (10.20%) JavaScript
19 627 (10.12%) C++
20 605 (9.77%) C#
21 582 (9.39%) MS Excel
22 566 (9.14%) Active Directory
23 557 (8.99%) Software Engineering
24 550 (8.88%) Telecoms
25 547 (8.83%) Cisco Certification
26 540 (8.72%) HTML
27 539 (8.70%) SQL Server
28 523 (8.44%) .NET
29 508 (8.20%) Unix
30 502 (8.10%) Python

Security 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
1 283 (4.57%) SharePoint
2 181 (2.92%) MS Exchange
3 139 (2.24%) Apache
4 133 (2.15%) WebLogic
5 132 (2.13%) JBoss
6 121 (1.95%) IIS
7 111 (1.79%) Skype for Business
8 97 (1.57%) Exchange Server 2010
9 92 (1.49%) Elasticsearch
10 90 (1.45%) Tomcat
11 84 (1.36%) Apache Pig
12 76 (1.23%) Exchange Server 2007
13 75 (1.21%) Apache Spark
14 70 (1.13%) WebSphere
15 69 (1.11%) SharePoint 2010
16 65 (1.05%) SharePoint 2013
17 55 (0.89%) SAS
18 47 (0.76%) Alfresco
19 42 (0.68%) Exchange Server 2013
19 42 (0.68%) nginx
Applications
1 582 (9.39%) MS Excel
2 287 (4.63%) MS Office
3 81 (1.31%) MS Project
4 68 (1.10%) MS Visio
5 67 (1.08%) MS PowerPoint
6 30 (0.48%) Spreadsheet
7 14 (0.23%) Mingle
7 14 (0.23%) OmniGraffle
8 12 (0.19%) Adobe Illustrator
9 9 (0.15%) Adobe Creative Suite
9 9 (0.15%) Photoshop
10 7 (0.11%) AutoCAD
10 7 (0.11%) Simulink
11 6 (0.097%) 3ds Max
11 6 (0.097%) Maya
12 5 (0.081%) Maple
13 4 (0.065%) InfoPath
13 4 (0.065%) SOLIDWORKS
14 3 (0.048%) Acrobat
14 3 (0.048%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 65 (1.05%) Dynamics CRM
2 48 (0.77%) Oracle EBS
3 42 (0.68%) SAP Oil and Gas
4 38 (0.61%) Remedy ITSM
5 32 (0.52%) SAP HR
6 29 (0.47%) Oracle EBS R12
7 19 (0.31%) SAP HCM
8 18 (0.29%) SAP FI
9 15 (0.24%) Maximo
10 14 (0.23%) Oracle 11i
10 14 (0.23%) Oracle Payroll
10 14 (0.23%) SAP Payroll
11 12 (0.19%) Oracle BPM
11 12 (0.19%) SAP ERP
12 11 (0.18%) Dynamics AX
12 11 (0.18%) Sentinel
13 10 (0.16%) Oracle General Ledger
13 10 (0.16%) Oracle HRMS
13 10 (0.16%) Oracle Payables
13 10 (0.16%) Oracle Receivables
Cloud Services
1 165 (2.66%) Microsoft Azure
2 152 (2.45%) Amazon AWS
3 125 (2.02%) Office 365
4 120 (1.94%) SaaS
5 69 (1.11%) PaaS
6 59 (0.95%) IaaS
7 41 (0.66%) GitHub
8 38 (0.61%) Cloud Computing
9 18 (0.29%) Azure Active Directory
10 16 (0.26%) SuccessFactors
11 14 (0.23%) Google Cloud Platform
12 9 (0.15%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
13 8 (0.13%) Amazon S3
14 7 (0.11%) IBM Cloud
14 7 (0.11%) Virtual Private Cloud
15 5 (0.081%) Amazon EC2
15 5 (0.081%) Oracle CX
16 4 (0.065%) Google Analytics
17 2 (0.032%) Heroku
17 2 (0.032%) Taleo
Communications & Networking
1 801 (12.93%) Firewall
2 376 (6.07%) Network Security
3 351 (5.67%) TCP/IP
4 329 (5.31%) WAN
5 313 (5.05%) LAN
6 266 (4.29%) VPN
7 229 (3.70%) DNS
8 179 (2.89%) Wireless
9 169 (2.73%) Internet
10 165 (2.66%) Cisco ASA
11 141 (2.28%) MPLS
12 137 (2.21%) DHCP
13 136 (2.20%) SAN
14 116 (1.87%) SSL
15 107 (1.73%) BGP
16 91 (1.47%) HTTP
17 84 (1.36%) OSPF
18 81 (1.31%) Intrusion Detection
19 73 (1.18%) VoIP
20 65 (1.05%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 539 (8.70%) SQL Server
2 355 (5.73%) Big Data
3 237 (3.83%) Hadoop
4 199 (3.21%) MongoDB
5 165 (2.66%) MySQL
6 162 (2.62%) NoSQL
7 149 (2.41%) Oracle Database
8 122 (1.97%) Relational Database
9 96 (1.55%) SQL Server Integration Services
10 90 (1.45%) Apache Hive
11 83 (1.34%) PostgreSQL
12 78 (1.26%) GIS
13 75 (1.21%) Oracle Database 11g
14 61 (0.98%) Apache Cassandra
15 60 (0.97%) Data Warehouse
16 58 (0.94%) RDBMS
17 53 (0.86%) Neo4j
18 52 (0.84%) SQL Server Reporting Services
19 51 (0.82%) SQL Server 2008
20 46 (0.74%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 177 (2.86%) JIRA
2 173 (2.79%) Selenium
3 164 (2.65%) Jenkins
4 135 (2.18%) Visual Studio
5 128 (2.07%) Team Foundation Server
6 121 (1.95%) Subversion
7 118 (1.90%) Git (software)
8 106 (1.71%) JUnit
9 101 (1.63%) Maven
10 90 (1.45%) Metasploit
11 73 (1.18%) Cucumber
12 71 (1.15%) Ant
13 54 (0.87%) Jasmine
14 53 (0.86%) Rational DOORS
15 43 (0.69%) Burp Suite
15 43 (0.69%) Moq
16 41 (0.66%) TestNG
17 39 (0.63%) LoadRunner
18 37 (0.60%) Apache Ivy
19 35 (0.56%) Eclipse
General
1 903 (14.58%) Finance
2 550 (8.88%) Telecoms
3 186 (3.00%) Manufacturing
4 141 (2.28%) Retail
5 139 (2.24%) Military
6 138 (2.23%) Electronics
7 119 (1.92%) Legal
7 119 (1.92%) Marketing
8 109 (1.76%) Banking
9 95 (1.53%) Aerospace
10 78 (1.26%) Games
11 63 (1.02%) Publishing
12 56 (0.90%) Automotive
13 38 (0.61%) Back Office
14 30 (0.48%) Local Government
15 29 (0.47%) Multimedia
16 27 (0.44%) Financial Institution
17 25 (0.40%) Pharmaceutical
18 23 (0.37%) Law
19 22 (0.36%) Front Office
Job Titles
1 815 (13.16%) Analyst
2 766 (12.36%) Developer
3 731 (11.80%) Architect
4 666 (10.75%) Consultant
5 383 (6.18%) Network Engineer
6 363 (5.86%) Support Engineer
7 347 (5.60%) Security Consultant
8 244 (3.94%) Software Engineer
9 203 (3.28%) Java Developer
9 203 (3.28%) Security Engineer
10 198 (3.20%) Security Architect
11 186 (3.00%) Tester
12 184 (2.97%) Systems Engineer
13 176 (2.84%) Solutions Architect
14 170 (2.74%) Administrator
15 164 (2.65%) Project Manager
16 162 (2.62%) Security Analyst
17 155 (2.50%) Infrastructure Engineer
18 144 (2.32%) Support Analyst
19 142 (2.29%) 3rd Line Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 540 (8.72%) HTML
2 523 (8.44%) .NET
3 332 (5.36%) CSS
4 314 (5.07%) Web Services
5 309 (4.99%) XML
6 271 (4.37%) HTML5
7 202 (3.26%) Spring
8 189 (3.05%) J2EE
9 175 (2.82%) jQuery
10 164 (2.65%) ASP.NET
11 161 (2.60%) AngularJS
12 133 (2.15%) SOAP
13 130 (2.10%) CSS3
13 130 (2.10%) JSON
14 127 (2.05%) Hibernate
15 125 (2.02%) REST
16 119 (1.92%) Java EE
17 97 (1.57%) Backbone.js
18 82 (1.32%) Node.js
19 75 (1.21%) Dojo
Miscellaneous
1 464 (7.49%) Analytical Skills
2 382 (6.17%) Management Information System
3 328 (5.29%) Computer Science
4 253 (4.08%) Data Centre
5 180 (2.91%) PKI
6 159 (2.57%) CESG
7 152 (2.45%) Driving Licence
8 137 (2.21%) Mobile App
9 127 (2.05%) Cybercrime
9 127 (2.05%) Mathematics
10 112 (1.81%) Security Operations Centre
11 107 (1.73%) Visualisation
12 98 (1.58%) Clustering
13 87 (1.40%) Cyberthreat
14 84 (1.36%) User Experience
15 79 (1.28%) Embedded Systems
16 65 (1.05%) Cyber Attack
17 62 (1.00%) Private Cloud
18 56 (0.90%) Cryptography
19 53 (0.86%) Blackberry
Operating Systems
1 1356 (21.89%) Windows
2 1031 (16.64%) Linux
3 508 (8.20%) Unix
4 497 (8.02%) Windows Server
5 354 (5.71%) Windows Server 2008
6 293 (4.73%) Windows Server 2012
7 217 (3.50%) Windows Server 2003
8 196 (3.16%) Windows 7
9 181 (2.92%) Android
10 137 (2.21%) Apple iOS
11 133 (2.15%) Solaris
12 126 (2.03%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
13 98 (1.58%) CentOS
14 55 (0.89%) Windows XP
15 54 (0.87%) Windows 8
16 53 (0.86%) AIX
17 52 (0.84%) Windows 10
18 49 (0.79%) VxWorks
19 45 (0.73%) Windows Phone
20 39 (0.63%) Kali Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 1187 (19.16%) Agile Software Development
2 1086 (17.53%) ITIL
3 1013 (16.35%) Cybersecurity
4 557 (8.99%) Software Engineering
5 486 (7.85%) Information Security
6 476 (7.68%) Project Management
7 438 (7.07%) Presales
8 408 (6.59%) Scrum
9 407 (6.57%) Service Delivery
10 396 (6.39%) Open Source
11 382 (6.17%) Mentoring
12 377 (6.09%) Penetration Testing
13 359 (5.79%) Security Architecture
14 296 (4.78%) PRINCE2
15 285 (4.60%) Service Management
16 272 (4.39%) Analytics
17 255 (4.12%) Continuous Integration
17 255 (4.12%) TOGAF
18 248 (4.00%) UML
19 245 (3.95%) SIEM
Programming Languages
1 1167 (18.84%) Java
2 862 (13.91%) C
3 771 (12.45%) SQL
4 632 (10.20%) JavaScript
5 627 (10.12%) C++
6 605 (9.77%) C#
7 502 (8.10%) Python
8 238 (3.84%) PowerShell
9 219 (3.54%) Perl
10 213 (3.44%) PHP
11 161 (2.60%) Ruby
12 145 (2.34%) VB
13 127 (2.05%) Bash Shell
13 127 (2.05%) Scala
14 126 (2.03%) PL/SQL
14 126 (2.03%) VB.NET
15 105 (1.69%) Objective-C
15 105 (1.69%) Shell Script
16 91 (1.47%) T-SQL
17 63 (1.02%) XPath
Qualifications
1 3800 (61.34%) SC Cleared
2 1547 (24.97%) DV Cleared
3 893 (14.41%) Degree
4 547 (8.83%) Cisco Certification
5 415 (6.70%) CISSP
6 400 (6.46%) CCNA
7 284 (4.58%) CCNP
8 268 (4.33%) Microsoft Certification
9 224 (3.62%) CREST Certified
10 192 (3.10%) CISM
11 146 (2.36%) MCSE
12 137 (2.21%) GIAC
13 130 (2.10%) CEH
14 129 (2.08%) ISEB
15 123 (1.99%) CHECK Team Leader
16 122 (1.97%) SANS
17 116 (1.87%) ISTQB
18 111 (1.79%) ITIL Certification
19 109 (1.76%) CESG Certified Professional
20 103 (1.66%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 395 (6.38%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 361 (5.83%) SLA
3 187 (3.02%) QA
4 134 (2.16%) PCI DSS
5 99 (1.60%) HMG Security Policy Framework
6 46 (0.74%) RMADS
7 33 (0.53%) Disclosure Scotland
8 31 (0.50%) JSP 440
9 29 (0.47%) Data Quality
10 25 (0.40%) COBIT
11 21 (0.34%) Sarbanes-Oxley
12 20 (0.32%) ISO 9001
13 16 (0.26%) FISMA
13 16 (0.26%) GPG13
14 10 (0.16%) DO-178B
15 9 (0.15%) ISO22301
15 9 (0.15%) ISO27002
16 7 (0.11%) Def Stans
17 6 (0.097%) GCP
17 6 (0.097%) MISRA
System Software
1 566 (9.14%) Active Directory
2 470 (7.59%) VMware Infrastructure
3 176 (2.84%) Hyper-V
4 149 (2.41%) vSphere
5 92 (1.49%) Docker
6 76 (1.23%) VMware ESXi
7 73 (1.18%) XenApp
8 68 (1.10%) VMware ESX
9 66 (1.07%) Firmware
10 62 (1.00%) Microsoft App-V
11 42 (0.68%) Virtual Machines
12 37 (0.60%) Oracle RAC
12 37 (0.60%) Terminal Services
13 34 (0.55%) vCloud
14 32 (0.52%) Virtual Servers
15 27 (0.44%) Samba
15 27 (0.44%) XenDesktop
16 24 (0.39%) Forefront TMG
17 22 (0.36%) HDFS
18 19 (0.31%) Apache ZooKeeper
Systems Management
1 212 (3.42%) SCCM
2 133 (2.15%) Nessus
3 130 (2.10%) Puppet
4 114 (1.84%) SCOM
5 88 (1.42%) Nmap
6 64 (1.03%) NetBackup
7 63 (1.02%) Opscode Chef
8 45 (0.73%) WSUS
9 44 (0.71%) Backup Exec
9 44 (0.71%) Microsoft Clustering
10 43 (0.69%) Ansible
11 42 (0.68%) Nagios
12 36 (0.58%) OpenVAS
13 35 (0.56%) Oracle RMAN
14 34 (0.55%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
15 29 (0.47%) HP Quality Center
16 26 (0.42%) Data Guard
17 25 (0.40%) Hadoop YARN
17 25 (0.40%) Netcool
18 24 (0.39%) Kubernetes
Vendors
1 1183 (19.10%) Microsoft
2 760 (12.27%) VMware
3 691 (11.15%) Oracle
4 673 (10.86%) Cisco
5 337 (5.44%) Juniper
6 238 (3.84%) HP
7 211 (3.41%) Citrix
8 200 (3.23%) Red Hat
9 195 (3.15%) CheckPoint
10 186 (3.00%) IBM
11 166 (2.68%) SAP
12 125 (2.02%) F5
13 119 (1.92%) EMC
14 111 (1.79%) Palo Alto
15 110 (1.78%) Symantec
16 82 (1.32%) Dell
17 74 (1.19%) Remedy
18 65 (1.05%) NetApp
19 61 (0.98%) SolarWinds
20 59 (0.95%) Intel Security
Kingston Upon Thames, Surrey
Informatiq Consulting
Salary: Pension + BUPA + Condensed Working Hrs Contract
Posted: 9 hours ago
Havant, Hampshire
Executive Recruitment Services (ERS)
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 10 hours ago
Fareham, Hampshire
Executive Recruitment Services (ERS)
Salary: £25000 - £27500 per annum + Pension, Healthcare
Posted: 10 hours ago
Reading, Berkshire
Experis Ltd
Salary: £50000 - £55000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 10 hours ago
Southampton, Hampshire
Experis Ltd
Salary: £50000 - £55000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 10 hours ago
Gloucestershire
DCL Search & Selection
Salary: £70000 - £80000 per annum
Posted: 17 hours ago
Saffron Walden, Essex
ENTERPRISE RECRUITMENT LTD
Salary: £22000 - £28000 per annum
Posted: 14 hours ago
Gloucestershire
Executive Recruitment Services (ERS)
Salary: £22000 - £30000 per annum
Posted: 16 hours ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Informatiq Consulting
Salary: £35000 - £55000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 11 hours ago
Gloucestershire
Executive Recruitment Services (ERS)
Posted: 16 hours ago
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
Experis Ltd
Salary: £37088 - £52387 per annum + benefits
Posted: 8 hours ago
Gloucester, Gloucestershire
Executive Recruitment Services (ERS)
Posted: 16 hours ago
Bristol Area
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £30,000 - £45,000
Posted: 14 hours ago
Gloucester, Gloucestershire
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £30,000 - £45,000
Posted: 14 hours ago
Gloucestershire
Informatiq Consulting
Salary: £30000 - £60000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 11 hours ago
Croydon, Surrey
Experis Ltd
Salary: £30000.00 - £45000.00 per annum + pension, benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Bristol, Avon
Colston Consulting
Salary: £30000 - £70000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Yeovil, Somerset
Colston Consulting
Salary: £30 - £37 per hour
Posted: 2 days ago
Hampshire
Executive Recruitment Services (ERS)
Posted: 16 hours ago
Kingston Upon Thames, Surrey
Informatiq Consulting
Posted: 2 days ago
Cheltenham, Gloucestershire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 35000 - 50000 + Car + Bonus
Posted: Yesterday
Camberley, Surrey
Imperative People
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + Car Allowance, Overtime
Posted: Yesterday
Croydon, Surrey
Experis Ltd
Salary: £32168.00 - £37797.00 per annum + allowance, pension, benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £40,000 - £55,000 + an outstanding package
Posted: 10 hours ago
Billingham, Cleveland
Global Technology Solutions Ltd
Salary: £24000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Southampton, Hampshire
Experis Ltd
Salary: £28000 - £35000 per annum + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Hereford, Herefordshire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 40,000 - 65,000 + excellent benefits
Posted: Yesterday
North West London
Executive Recruitment Services (ERS)
Salary: £50000 - £55000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Solihull, West Midlands (County)
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £32000 - £40000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Saffron Walden, Essex
Informatiq Consulting
Salary: £20000 - £26000 per annum
Posted: 13 hours ago