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 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 Clearance
Rank 86 112 77
Rank change year-on-year
+26 -35
Permanent jobs citing Security Cleared 2795 2655 3881
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 3.28% 2.67% 3.60%
As % of the Qualifications category 12.74% 9.82% 12.98%
Number of salaries quoted 1933 1949 2950
Median salary £45,000 £45,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
- -5.26%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,000 £30,850 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £70,000 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,500
% change year-on-year
- -1.09%
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
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

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 5 December 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 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 +9 824 £47,500 +11.76% 124
South West +10 685 £42,500 - 91
London +14 492 £53,000 -6.19% 105
North West +56 235 £42,500 -15.00% 32
West Midlands +25 185 £47,500 +31.94% 28
East of England -3 134 £46,000 -8.00% 15
East Midlands +10 96 £47,500 +58.33% 13
Yorkshire -59 67 £41,500 -2.35% 14
North East +41 54 £40,000 +2.56% 11
Midlands +11 2 £65,000 - 2
Security Cleared
UK

Security Cleared
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 5 December 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 3565 (59.82%) SC Cleared
2 1675 (28.10%) DV Cleared
3 1237 (20.76%) Windows
4 1213 (20.35%) Agile Software Development
5 1193 (20.02%) Microsoft
6 1142 (19.16%) ITIL
7 1136 (19.06%) Java
8 1088 (18.26%) Linux
9 949 (15.92%) Cybersecurity
10 907 (15.22%) C
11 841 (14.11%) Degree
12 748 (12.55%) Firewall
13 745 (12.50%) SQL
14 702 (11.78%) VMware
15 653 (10.96%) C#
16 634 (10.64%) Oracle
17 629 (10.55%) Cisco
18 628 (10.54%) Software Engineering
19 624 (10.47%) Finance
20 618 (10.37%) C++
20 618 (10.37%) JavaScript
21 610 (10.23%) MS Excel
22 573 (9.61%) Cisco Certification
23 561 (9.41%) Active Directory
24 529 (8.88%) HTML
25 528 (8.86%) Python
26 517 (8.67%) VMware Infrastructure
27 511 (8.57%) Information Security
28 508 (8.52%) SQL Server
29 496 (8.32%) Unix

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
1 247 (4.14%) SharePoint
2 175 (2.94%) MS Exchange
3 161 (2.70%) WebLogic
4 145 (2.43%) IIS
5 133 (2.23%) JBoss
6 125 (2.10%) Apache
7 116 (1.95%) Elasticsearch
8 113 (1.90%) Apache Pig
9 88 (1.48%) Apache Spark
10 87 (1.46%) WebSphere
11 83 (1.39%) Skype for Business
12 80 (1.34%) Exchange Server 2010
12 80 (1.34%) SharePoint 2010
13 78 (1.31%) BizTalk Server
14 70 (1.17%) Exchange Server 2007
15 67 (1.12%) Oracle SOA Suite
15 67 (1.12%) Tomcat
16 63 (1.06%) Confluence
17 56 (0.94%) SharePoint 2013
18 42 (0.70%) Alfresco
Applications
1 610 (10.23%) MS Excel
2 319 (5.35%) MS Office
3 96 (1.61%) MS Project
4 72 (1.21%) MS PowerPoint
5 50 (0.84%) MS Visio
6 22 (0.37%) Spreadsheet
7 16 (0.27%) Photoshop
8 14 (0.23%) Adobe Illustrator
9 12 (0.20%) Simulink
10 11 (0.18%) AutoCAD
11 10 (0.17%) Adobe Creative Suite
12 9 (0.15%) InfoPath
13 8 (0.13%) 3ds Max
13 8 (0.13%) Maya
14 7 (0.12%) S-PLUS
15 5 (0.084%) SOLIDWORKS
16 4 (0.067%) GNU Octave
17 3 (0.050%) Adobe Captivate
17 3 (0.050%) Fireworks
17 3 (0.050%) Open Workbench
Business Applications
1 62 (1.04%) Dynamics CRM
2 44 (0.74%) Remedy ITSM
3 33 (0.55%) SAP HR
4 32 (0.54%) Dynamics AX
4 32 (0.54%) Oracle EBS
5 31 (0.52%) Sentinel
6 28 (0.47%) SAP FI
7 27 (0.45%) SAP Oil and Gas
8 24 (0.40%) Oracle EBS R12
9 17 (0.29%) Primavera
9 17 (0.29%) SAP CO
9 17 (0.29%) SAP FI/CO
9 17 (0.29%) SAP HCM
10 16 (0.27%) Oracle ERP
10 16 (0.27%) SAP PS
11 15 (0.25%) Maximo
12 14 (0.23%) Oracle BPM
12 14 (0.23%) SAP Payroll
13 13 (0.22%) Oracle Applications
13 13 (0.22%) SAP MM
Cloud Services
1 216 (3.62%) Microsoft Azure
2 170 (2.85%) Amazon AWS
3 129 (2.16%) Office 365
4 117 (1.96%) SaaS
5 82 (1.38%) PaaS
6 77 (1.29%) GitHub
7 64 (1.07%) IaaS
8 55 (0.92%) Cloud Computing
9 29 (0.49%) SuccessFactors
10 28 (0.47%) Google Cloud Platform
11 20 (0.34%) Amazon EC2
12 19 (0.32%) Azure Active Directory
13 17 (0.29%) Amazon S3
14 10 (0.17%) Virtual Private Cloud
15 9 (0.15%) Taleo
16 5 (0.084%) IBM Cloud
17 4 (0.067%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
17 4 (0.067%) Google Analytics
17 4 (0.067%) Oracle CX
18 2 (0.034%) SoftLayer
Communications & Networking
1 748 (12.55%) Firewall
2 344 (5.77%) TCP/IP
3 328 (5.50%) LAN
4 313 (5.25%) Network Security
5 301 (5.05%) DNS
6 291 (4.88%) WAN
7 170 (2.85%) DHCP
7 170 (2.85%) VPN
8 164 (2.75%) Cisco ASA
9 135 (2.27%) Wireless
10 132 (2.21%) HTTP
11 126 (2.11%) SSL
12 120 (2.01%) MPLS
13 117 (1.96%) Internet
14 106 (1.78%) BGP
15 105 (1.76%) OSPF
16 92 (1.54%) Intrusion Detection
17 77 (1.29%) Wi-Fi
18 72 (1.21%) FTP
18 72 (1.21%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 508 (8.52%) SQL Server
2 336 (5.64%) Big Data
3 241 (4.04%) Hadoop
4 222 (3.72%) MongoDB
5 195 (3.27%) MySQL
6 145 (2.43%) NoSQL
7 135 (2.27%) Oracle Database
8 129 (2.16%) Relational Database
9 116 (1.95%) Apache Hive
10 80 (1.34%) RDBMS
11 78 (1.31%) Oracle Database 11g
11 78 (1.31%) SQL Server Integration Services
12 76 (1.28%) SQL Server 2008
13 66 (1.11%) PostgreSQL
14 62 (1.04%) GIS
15 57 (0.96%) Apache Cassandra
16 41 (0.69%) Neo4j
17 40 (0.67%) SQL Server Reporting Services
18 38 (0.64%) Oracle Database 10g
19 37 (0.62%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 176 (2.95%) Selenium
2 170 (2.85%) JIRA
3 157 (2.63%) Visual Studio
4 140 (2.35%) Jenkins
5 138 (2.32%) Team Foundation Server
6 93 (1.56%) Cucumber
7 86 (1.44%) Subversion
8 85 (1.43%) Maven
9 81 (1.36%) JUnit
10 80 (1.34%) Rational DOORS
11 79 (1.33%) Git (software)
12 70 (1.17%) Metasploit
13 44 (0.74%) Atlassian Bamboo
14 35 (0.59%) LoadRunner
15 34 (0.57%) Ant
16 33 (0.55%) Jasmine
16 33 (0.55%) Oracle Forms
17 32 (0.54%) Eclipse
17 32 (0.54%) Moq
18 25 (0.42%) Burp Suite
General
1 624 (10.47%) Finance
2 487 (8.17%) Telecoms
3 177 (2.97%) Manufacturing
4 158 (2.65%) Military
5 111 (1.86%) Legal
6 108 (1.81%) Aerospace
7 104 (1.74%) Retail
8 93 (1.56%) Marketing
9 84 (1.41%) Publishing
10 83 (1.39%) Games
11 74 (1.24%) Electronics
12 64 (1.07%) Banking
13 38 (0.64%) Back Office
14 31 (0.52%) Automotive
15 23 (0.39%) Law
16 21 (0.35%) Multimedia
16 21 (0.35%) Pharmaceutical
17 20 (0.34%) Local Government
18 11 (0.18%) Avionics
19 10 (0.17%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 747 (12.53%) Developer
2 696 (11.68%) Analyst
3 580 (9.73%) Architect
4 542 (9.09%) Consultant
5 323 (5.42%) Network Engineer
6 316 (5.30%) Software Engineer
7 303 (5.08%) Support Engineer
8 218 (3.66%) Java Developer
8 218 (3.66%) Systems Engineer
9 209 (3.51%) Administrator
10 192 (3.22%) Infrastructure Engineer
11 180 (3.02%) Tester
12 172 (2.89%) Security Consultant
13 164 (2.75%) Solutions Architect
14 158 (2.65%) Security Architect
15 151 (2.53%) Project Manager
16 148 (2.48%) Security Engineer
17 139 (2.33%) Software Developer
18 137 (2.30%) Test Engineer
19 133 (2.23%) Senior Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 529 (8.88%) HTML
2 453 (7.60%) .NET
3 387 (6.49%) Web Services
4 336 (5.64%) XML
5 327 (5.49%) CSS
6 239 (4.01%) HTML5
7 228 (3.83%) Spring
8 214 (3.59%) J2EE
9 203 (3.41%) AngularJS
10 188 (3.15%) jQuery
11 182 (3.05%) ASP.NET
12 167 (2.80%) Java EE
13 148 (2.48%) REST
14 147 (2.47%) Hibernate
15 122 (2.05%) JSON
16 113 (1.90%) Node.js
17 110 (1.85%) CSS3
18 107 (1.80%) SOAP
19 82 (1.38%) .NET Framework
20 81 (1.36%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 474 (7.95%) Analytical Skills
2 449 (7.53%) Management Information System
3 316 (5.30%) Data Centre
4 311 (5.22%) Computer Science
5 195 (3.27%) PKI
6 151 (2.53%) Driving Licence
7 134 (2.25%) CESG
8 125 (2.10%) Mathematics
9 108 (1.81%) Cyberthreat
10 100 (1.68%) Visualisation
11 86 (1.44%) Security Operations Centre
12 78 (1.31%) User Experience
13 76 (1.28%) Private Cloud
14 71 (1.19%) Cybercrime
15 65 (1.09%) Cryptography
16 64 (1.07%) Clustering
17 62 (1.04%) Mobile App
18 59 (0.99%) Cyber Attack
19 58 (0.97%) Physics
20 49 (0.82%) Embedded Systems
Operating Systems
1 1237 (20.76%) Windows
2 1088 (18.26%) Linux
3 496 (8.32%) Unix
4 430 (7.21%) Windows Server
5 280 (4.70%) Windows Server 2012
6 275 (4.61%) Windows Server 2008
7 163 (2.73%) Android
8 162 (2.72%) Windows 7
9 138 (2.32%) Solaris
10 128 (2.15%) Windows Server 2003
11 123 (2.06%) Apple iOS
12 95 (1.59%) CentOS
13 90 (1.51%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
14 72 (1.21%) Windows 10
15 55 (0.92%) Windows 8
16 52 (0.87%) AIX
17 45 (0.76%) VxWorks
18 40 (0.67%) Windows XP
19 36 (0.60%) Ubuntu
20 31 (0.52%) Windows Phone
Processes & Methodologies
1 1213 (20.35%) Agile Software Development
2 1142 (19.16%) ITIL
3 949 (15.92%) Cybersecurity
4 628 (10.54%) Software Engineering
5 511 (8.57%) Information Security
6 463 (7.77%) Scrum
7 442 (7.42%) Service Delivery
8 431 (7.23%) Project Management
9 385 (6.46%) Open Source
10 381 (6.39%) Penetration Testing
11 372 (6.24%) Presales
12 348 (5.84%) Service Management
13 310 (5.20%) Infrastructure Management
14 286 (4.80%) Stakeholder Management
15 275 (4.61%) SDLC
16 266 (4.46%) Mentoring
17 258 (4.33%) DevOps
18 253 (4.24%) Security Architecture
19 235 (3.94%) Migration
20 227 (3.81%) SIEM
Programming Languages
1 1136 (19.06%) Java
2 907 (15.22%) C
3 745 (12.50%) SQL
4 653 (10.96%) C#
5 618 (10.37%) C++
5 618 (10.37%) JavaScript
6 528 (8.86%) Python
7 251 (4.21%) Perl
8 245 (4.11%) PowerShell
9 166 (2.79%) PHP
10 162 (2.72%) Bash Shell
11 152 (2.55%) Ruby
12 108 (1.81%) Scala
13 105 (1.76%) Objective-C
14 98 (1.64%) VB
15 96 (1.61%) PL/SQL
16 93 (1.56%) T-SQL
17 91 (1.53%) Shell Script
18 88 (1.48%) VB.NET
19 74 (1.24%) Groovy
Qualifications
1 3565 (59.82%) SC Cleared
2 1675 (28.10%) DV Cleared
3 841 (14.11%) Degree
4 573 (9.61%) Cisco Certification
5 424 (7.11%) CISSP
6 418 (7.01%) CCNA
7 311 (5.22%) Microsoft Certification
8 262 (4.40%) CCNP
9 222 (3.72%) CISM
10 195 (3.27%) MCSE
11 164 (2.75%) CEH
12 161 (2.70%) CREST Certified
13 160 (2.68%) GIAC
14 143 (2.40%) SANS
15 132 (2.21%) ITIL Certification
16 129 (2.16%) ISEB
17 122 (2.05%) ISTQB
18 120 (2.01%) BPSS Clearance
19 110 (1.85%) BC Cleared
20 102 (1.71%) CISA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 376 (6.31%) SLA
2 360 (6.04%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 137 (2.30%) QA
4 135 (2.27%) PCI DSS
5 87 (1.46%) HMG Security Policy Framework
6 41 (0.69%) Disclosure Scotland
7 39 (0.65%) GPG13
7 39 (0.65%) Sarbanes-Oxley
8 38 (0.64%) RMADS
9 27 (0.45%) COBIT
10 24 (0.40%) JSP 440
11 18 (0.30%) ISO/IEC 17799
12 17 (0.29%) FISMA
13 15 (0.25%) DO-178B
13 15 (0.25%) GCP
13 15 (0.25%) MISRA
14 12 (0.20%) ISO 9001
15 11 (0.18%) Data Quality
15 11 (0.18%) JTAG
16 9 (0.15%) ISO27002
System Software
1 561 (9.41%) Active Directory
2 517 (8.67%) VMware Infrastructure
3 251 (4.21%) Hyper-V
4 121 (2.03%) vSphere
5 93 (1.56%) Docker
6 77 (1.29%) Firmware
7 60 (1.01%) XenApp
8 55 (0.92%) VMware ESX
9 51 (0.86%) VMware ESXi
10 48 (0.81%) Microsoft App-V
11 47 (0.79%) Virtual Machines
12 45 (0.76%) Terminal Services
13 43 (0.72%) Oracle RAC
14 33 (0.55%) VMware Workstation
15 31 (0.52%) Samba
16 26 (0.44%) XenDesktop
17 25 (0.42%) Virtual Servers
18 24 (0.40%) Forefront TMG
19 23 (0.39%) NFS
19 23 (0.39%) vCloud
Systems Management
1 195 (3.27%) SCCM
2 133 (2.23%) Puppet
3 124 (2.08%) Nessus
4 120 (2.01%) SCOM
5 91 (1.53%) Nmap
6 74 (1.24%) NetBackup
7 62 (1.04%) Backup Exec
7 62 (1.04%) Nagios
8 58 (0.97%) Opscode Chef
9 54 (0.91%) Ansible
10 48 (0.81%) HP Quality Center
11 47 (0.79%) WSUS
12 40 (0.67%) Oracle RMAN
13 32 (0.54%) OpenVAS
14 30 (0.50%) Forefront Identity Manager
15 29 (0.49%) Data Guard
16 25 (0.42%) MOM
16 25 (0.42%) SCOrch
17 20 (0.34%) Hadoop YARN
17 20 (0.34%) Kubernetes
Vendors
1 1193 (20.02%) Microsoft
2 702 (11.78%) VMware
3 634 (10.64%) Oracle
4 629 (10.55%) Cisco
5 330 (5.54%) Juniper
6 219 (3.67%) IBM
7 204 (3.42%) Citrix
7 204 (3.42%) Red Hat
8 201 (3.37%) HP
9 196 (3.29%) SAP
10 144 (2.42%) CheckPoint
11 135 (2.27%) F5
12 95 (1.59%) Palo Alto
13 76 (1.28%) EMC
14 72 (1.21%) Remedy
15 67 (1.12%) NetApp
16 63 (1.06%) Symantec
17 59 (0.99%) Intel Security
18 57 (0.96%) Dell
19 53 (0.89%) Computacenter
Hemel Hempstead, Hertfordshire
Connected IT
Salary: £20000 - £35000 per annum + Shift Allowance + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 18 hours ago
London
Capita Resourcing - IT Resourcing
Salary: £500 - £600 per day
Posted: 14 hours ago
Bedfordshire
Executive Recruitment Services (ERS)
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Fareham, Hampshire
LA International
Posted: 16 hours 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: 19 hours ago
Croydon, Surrey
Experis Ltd
Salary: £37000 - £40000 per annum + pension + benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Kingston Upon Thames, Surrey
Informatiq Consulting
Posted: 2 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: 18 hours ago
South West London
Lorien Resourcing
Salary: £25000 - £28000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Shift allowance
Posted: 18 hours ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 30,000 - 45,000
Posted: 20 hours ago
Cheltenham, Gloucestershire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 30,000 - 45,000 plus benefits
Posted: 20 hours ago
Gloucester, Gloucestershire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 25,000 - 45,000
Posted: 20 hours ago
Gloucester, Gloucestershire
Sanderson
Salary: £40000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: 17 hours ago
Gloucester, Gloucestershire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 40,000 - 55,000 plus benefits
Posted: 20 hours ago
Hastings, East Sussex
Real Time Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 24,000
Posted: 3 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 30,000 - 50,000 per annum
Posted: 20 hours ago
Gloucester, Gloucestershire
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £40k - £60k plus package
Posted: 13 hours 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
Gloucestershire
Informatiq Consulting
Salary: £24000 - £32000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 15 hours ago
Gloucestershire
Sanderson
Salary: £40000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: 17 hours ago
South West London
Informatiq Consulting
Posted: 3 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Informatiq Consulting
Salary: £35000 - £55000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Informatiq Consulting
Salary: £52000 - £65000 per annum + BONUS, CAR ALLOWANCE, PENSION
Posted: 14 hours ago
Warwickshire
ReThink Recruitment
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits + Bonus
Posted: 4 days ago
Farnborough, Hampshire
Experis Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £55000 per annum + Company Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Midlands
EMBS Ltd
Salary: £30k - 65k per year + Amazing Bens!
Posted: 3 days ago