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 29 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
29 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Security Clearance
Rank 70 104 107
Rank change year-on-year
+34 +3
Permanent jobs citing Security Cleared 3576 2649 2759
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 3.68% 2.73% 2.65%
As % of the Qualifications category 13.39% 10.05% 9.42%
Number of salaries quoted 2757 1917 1985
Average salary £47,500 £43,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+10.46% +1.17%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £27,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £65,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £41,600 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+8.17% +4.00%
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
26711 26365 29295
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 27.49% 27.12% 28.10%
Number of salaries quoted 21542 20977 24759
Average salary £45,000 £44,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.27% +3.52%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £62,500 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

Security Cleared
Jobs Demand Trend in England

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Security Cleared across the England region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 29 January 2015.

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 average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Security Cleared within the England region over the 3 months to 29 January 2015. 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
South East +12 1385 £45,000 +4.65% 222
London +71 840 £55,000 +12.24% 135
South West +18 553 £45,000 +14.28% 78
North West +30 230 £45,000 +20.00% 36
East of England +2 189 £45,000 +6.50% 16
West Midlands -25 188 £50,000 +17.64% 33
Yorkshire -7 72 £36,800 +13.23% 7
East Midlands -6 51 £45,000 +20.00% 23
North East +12 26 £38,000 -5.00% 4
Midlands -10 7 - - 1
Security Cleared
UK

Security Cleared
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 29 January 2015, IT jobs across the England region citing Security Cleared also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited Security Cleared.

1 4985 (68.29%) SC Cleared
2 1930 (26.44%) Windows
3 1665 (22.81%) Microsoft
4 1483 (20.32%) DV Cleared
5 1438 (19.70%) ITIL
6 1211 (16.59%) Finance
7 1167 (15.99%) SQL
8 1085 (14.86%) Oracle
9 926 (12.68%) Degree
10 915 (12.53%) Active Directory
11 908 (12.44%) MS Excel
12 895 (12.26%) VMware
13 859 (11.77%) Linux
14 830 (11.37%) Firewall
15 814 (11.15%) Cisco
16 798 (10.93%) Agile Software Development
17 730 (10.00%) Java
18 695 (9.52%) SQL Server
19 649 (8.89%) C
20 622 (8.52%) Telecoms
21 608 (8.33%) VMware Infrastructure
22 594 (8.14%) Windows Server 2008
23 590 (8.08%) Project Management
24 575 (7.88%) Analytical Skills
25 567 (7.77%) SharePoint
26 565 (7.74%) HP
27 535 (7.33%) C#
28 518 (7.10%) UNIX
28 518 (7.10%) Windows Server 2003
29 506 (6.93%) Service Management

Security Cleared
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 29 January 2015, IT jobs across the England region citing Security Cleared also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited Security Cleared. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 567 (7.77%) SharePoint
2 410 (5.62%) MS Exchange
3 259 (3.55%) Exchange Server 2010
4 207 (2.84%) IIS
5 189 (2.59%) WebLogic
6 183 (2.51%) SharePoint 2010
6 183 (2.51%) Exchange Server 2003
7 172 (2.36%) Lync
8 164 (2.25%) Exchange Server 2013
9 152 (2.08%) Apache
9 152 (2.08%) Exchange Server 2007
10 96 (1.32%) WebSphere
11 83 (1.14%) SharePoint 2013
12 78 (1.07%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
12 78 (1.07%) Tomcat
13 76 (1.04%) JBoss
14 62 (0.85%) SharePoint Server
15 61 (0.84%) Oracle Workflow
16 54 (0.74%) BizTalk Server
17 53 (0.73%) MS Project Server
Applications
1 908 (12.44%) MS Excel
2 374 (5.12%) MS Office
3 101 (1.38%) MS Project
4 72 (0.99%) MS PowerPoint
5 70 (0.96%) MS Visio
6 22 (0.30%) Spreadsheet
7 18 (0.25%) InfoPath
8 15 (0.21%) AutoCAD
9 11 (0.15%) Simulink
10 6 (0.082%) Acrobat
10 6 (0.082%) PowerPivot
11 5 (0.068%) FastStats
12 4 (0.055%) FrameMaker
12 4 (0.055%) Windchill
13 3 (0.041%) Adobe Captivate
13 3 (0.041%) Maya
13 3 (0.041%) 3ds Max
13 3 (0.041%) Adobe Illustrator
13 3 (0.041%) SPSS
13 3 (0.041%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 272 (3.73%) Oracle EBS
2 216 (2.96%) Oracle EBS R12
3 150 (2.05%) Oracle Applications
4 71 (0.97%) Dynamics CRM
5 68 (0.93%) Oracle Receivables
5 68 (0.93%) Remedy ITSM
6 67 (0.92%) Oracle General Ledger
7 65 (0.89%) Oracle Payables
8 63 (0.86%) Oracle ERP
9 51 (0.70%) Oracle HRMS
10 37 (0.51%) SAP SD
11 35 (0.48%) Oracle Financials
12 34 (0.47%) SAP FI
12 34 (0.47%) SAP CO
12 34 (0.47%) SAP FI/CO
12 34 (0.47%) Oracle Payroll
13 31 (0.42%) Oracle iProcurement
13 31 (0.42%) SAP MM
14 29 (0.40%) SAP CRM
15 22 (0.30%) SAP HR
Cloud Services
1 138 (1.89%) Office 365
2 64 (0.88%) SaaS
3 44 (0.60%) Microsoft Azure
4 33 (0.45%) PaaS
5 21 (0.29%) IaaS
6 20 (0.27%) Cloud Computing
7 9 (0.12%) Yammer
8 5 (0.068%) Amazon AWS
8 5 (0.068%) Taleo
9 4 (0.055%) Amazon EMR
9 4 (0.055%) Amazon EC2
9 4 (0.055%) Amazon S3
10 2 (0.027%) OpenShift
10 2 (0.027%) SuccessFactors
10 2 (0.027%) Google Apps
10 2 (0.027%) Force.com
11 1 (0.014%) Basecamp
11 1 (0.014%) IBM SmartCloud
Communications & Networking
1 830 (11.37%) Firewall
2 412 (5.64%) DNS
3 396 (5.42%) WAN
4 385 (5.27%) LAN
5 301 (4.12%) DHCP
6 293 (4.01%) TCP/IP
7 272 (3.73%) Network Security
8 258 (3.53%) SAN
9 229 (3.14%) Wireless
10 186 (2.55%) VPN
11 172 (2.36%) Internet
12 138 (1.89%) HTTP
13 135 (1.85%) Cisco ASA
14 109 (1.49%) MPLS
15 105 (1.44%) BGP
16 99 (1.36%) SSL
17 94 (1.29%) Unified Communications
18 88 (1.21%) VoIP
19 85 (1.16%) OSPF
20 84 (1.15%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 695 (9.52%) SQL Server
2 312 (4.27%) Oracle Database
3 211 (2.89%) SQL Server 2008
4 136 (1.86%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 126 (1.73%) MySQL
6 122 (1.67%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 121 (1.66%) Data Warehouse
8 119 (1.63%) Relational Database
9 113 (1.55%) Oracle Database 11g
10 90 (1.23%) Oracle BI EE
11 87 (1.19%) SQL Server 2005
12 86 (1.18%) Oracle Reports
13 84 (1.15%) SQL Server Analysis Services
14 75 (1.03%) Oracle Discoverer
15 71 (0.97%) RDBMS
16 69 (0.95%) Oracle Database 10g
17 63 (0.86%) EDRMS
18 55 (0.75%) Big Data
18 55 (0.75%) Hadoop
19 52 (0.71%) IDOL
Development Applications
1 170 (2.33%) Subversion
2 133 (1.82%) Oracle Forms
3 122 (1.67%) Visual Studio
4 120 (1.64%) JIRA
5 117 (1.60%) Maven
6 109 (1.49%) Git (software)
7 87 (1.19%) Ant
8 86 (1.18%) Jenkins
9 79 (1.08%) LoadRunner
9 79 (1.08%) Team Foundation Server
10 74 (1.01%) Rational DOORS
11 69 (0.95%) TestDirector
12 67 (0.92%) QuickTest Pro
13 58 (0.79%) Selenium
14 54 (0.74%) Eclipse
15 41 (0.56%) JUnit
16 38 (0.52%) Mercurial
17 37 (0.51%) VSS/SourceSafe
18 33 (0.45%) Talend Open Studio
19 28 (0.38%) WinRunner
General
1 1211 (16.59%) Finance
2 622 (8.52%) Telecoms
3 424 (5.81%) Retail
4 197 (2.70%) Aerospace
5 182 (2.49%) Banking
6 160 (2.19%) Military
7 134 (1.84%) Legal
8 128 (1.75%) Manufacturing
9 119 (1.63%) Electronics
10 76 (1.04%) Marketing
11 71 (0.97%) Back Office
12 44 (0.60%) Advertising
13 41 (0.56%) Law
14 34 (0.47%) General Ledger
15 30 (0.41%) Games
16 28 (0.38%) Publishing
17 24 (0.33%) Local Government
18 22 (0.30%) Billing
19 15 (0.21%) Multimedia
20 12 (0.16%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 1010 (13.84%) Consultant
2 839 (11.49%) Developer
3 824 (11.29%) Analyst
4 724 (9.92%) Architect
5 415 (5.68%) Project Manager
6 356 (4.88%) Support Engineer
7 287 (3.93%) Network Engineer
8 277 (3.79%) Software Engineer
9 216 (2.96%) DBA
10 193 (2.64%) Administrator
11 178 (2.44%) Java Developer
12 168 (2.30%) Systems Engineer
13 157 (2.15%) Infrastructure Engineer
14 154 (2.11%) Oracle DBA
15 153 (2.10%) Service Manager
15 153 (2.10%) Security Consultant
16 147 (2.01%) Solutions Architect
17 141 (1.93%) Support Analyst
18 140 (1.92%) Oracle Consultant
19 139 (1.90%) 2nd Line Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 467 (6.40%) HTML
2 444 (6.08%) .NET
3 338 (4.63%) XML
4 312 (4.27%) CSS
5 233 (3.19%) ASP.NET
6 228 (3.12%) J2EE
7 203 (2.78%) Web Services
8 179 (2.45%) HTML5
9 158 (2.16%) Middleware
10 152 (2.08%) jQuery
11 135 (1.85%) Spring
12 105 (1.44%) Ajax
13 104 (1.42%) .NET Framework
14 103 (1.41%) Hibernate
15 101 (1.38%) SOAP
16 92 (1.26%) JSON
17 89 (1.22%) Oracle Fusion
17 89 (1.22%) JSP
18 77 (1.05%) WCF
19 64 (0.88%) AngularJS
Miscellaneous
1 575 (7.88%) Analytical Skills
2 374 (5.12%) Management Information System
3 275 (3.77%) Clustering
4 257 (3.52%) Computer Science
5 178 (2.44%) Open Source
6 145 (1.99%) Blackberry
7 133 (1.82%) GIS
8 132 (1.81%) Mathematics
9 111 (1.52%) Replication
10 102 (1.40%) Statistics
11 97 (1.33%) PKI
12 87 (1.19%) Life Science
13 71 (0.97%) CESG
14 69 (0.95%) User Experience
15 65 (0.89%) RMADS
16 59 (0.81%) Physics
17 53 (0.73%) Enterprise Software
18 50 (0.68%) Video Conferencing
18 50 (0.68%) Client/Server
19 46 (0.63%) Algorithms
Operating Systems
1 1930 (26.44%) Windows
2 859 (11.77%) Linux
3 594 (8.14%) Windows Server 2008
4 518 (7.10%) UNIX
4 518 (7.10%) Windows Server 2003
5 321 (4.40%) Windows 7
6 320 (4.38%) Windows Server 2012
7 302 (4.14%) Windows XP
8 116 (1.59%) Solaris
9 107 (1.47%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 102 (1.40%) HPUX
11 100 (1.37%) Android
12 92 (1.26%) Windows 8
13 73 (1.00%) Windows 2000
14 72 (0.99%) Apple iOS
15 59 (0.81%) Windows 2000 Server
16 57 (0.78%) CentOS
17 56 (0.77%) AIX
18 27 (0.37%) SUSE
19 26 (0.36%) Debian
Processes & Methodologies
1 1438 (19.70%) ITIL
2 798 (10.93%) Agile Software Development
3 590 (8.08%) Project Management
4 506 (6.93%) Service Management
5 505 (6.92%) PRINCE2
6 474 (6.49%) Software Engineering
7 393 (5.38%) Service Delivery
8 375 (5.14%) Mentoring
9 370 (5.07%) Incident Management
10 359 (4.92%) Change Management
11 347 (4.75%) Information Security
12 339 (4.64%) Business Intelligence
13 323 (4.42%) UML
14 322 (4.41%) Migration
15 248 (3.40%) Risk Management
16 244 (3.34%) Stakeholder Management
17 243 (3.33%) Configuration Management
18 239 (3.27%) CRM
19 237 (3.25%) OO
20 225 (3.08%) SOA
Programming Languages
1 1167 (15.99%) SQL
2 730 (10.00%) Java
3 649 (8.89%) C
4 535 (7.33%) C#
5 467 (6.40%) JavaScript
6 415 (5.68%) C++
7 287 (3.93%) PowerShell
8 207 (2.84%) Python
9 187 (2.56%) PL/SQL
10 149 (2.04%) Perl
10 149 (2.04%) Shell Script
11 140 (1.92%) PHP
12 127 (1.74%) Bash Shell
13 91 (1.25%) ABAP
14 86 (1.18%) VB
15 83 (1.14%) VB.NET
16 76 (1.04%) T-SQL
17 68 (0.93%) VBScript
18 64 (0.88%) Ruby
19 43 (0.59%) VBA
Qualifications
1 4985 (68.29%) SC Cleared
2 1483 (20.32%) DV Cleared
3 926 (12.68%) Degree
4 464 (6.36%) Cisco Certification
5 336 (4.60%) Microsoft Certification
6 299 (4.10%) CCNP
7 240 (3.29%) CCNA
8 189 (2.59%) MCSE
9 175 (2.40%) ISEB
9 175 (2.40%) CISSP
10 146 (2.00%) MCP
11 144 (1.97%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
12 138 (1.89%) ISTQB
13 114 (1.56%) ITIL Certification
14 95 (1.30%) CCIE
15 94 (1.29%) MCITP
16 85 (1.16%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
17 83 (1.14%) CTC Cleared
18 79 (1.08%) CISM
19 68 (0.93%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 418 (5.73%) SLA
2 258 (3.53%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 172 (2.36%) QA
4 72 (0.99%) JSP 440
5 70 (0.96%) PCI DSS
6 47 (0.64%) ISO 9001
7 38 (0.52%) Data Quality
8 21 (0.29%) COBIT
9 12 (0.16%) Sarbanes-Oxley
9 12 (0.16%) DO-178B
10 11 (0.15%) ISO 9000
11 9 (0.12%) JTAG
12 8 (0.11%) DO-254
13 7 (0.096%) TickIT
14 5 (0.068%) ISO/IEC 17799
15 4 (0.055%) GPG13
15 4 (0.055%) COSO
16 3 (0.041%) ISO 14001
17 2 (0.027%) HMG Infosec
18 1 (0.014%) Solvency II
System Software
1 915 (12.53%) Active Directory
2 608 (8.33%) VMware Infrastructure
3 313 (4.29%) Hyper-V
4 184 (2.52%) XenApp
5 142 (1.95%) vSphere
6 126 (1.73%) VMware ESX
7 102 (1.40%) VMware ESXi
8 93 (1.27%) Oracle RAC
9 90 (1.23%) XenDesktop
10 86 (1.18%) Microsoft App-V
11 68 (0.93%) vCloud
12 60 (0.82%) Terminal Services
13 59 (0.81%) ISA Server
14 44 (0.60%) Oracle RMAN
15 40 (0.55%) Firmware
16 38 (0.52%) Microsoft Virtual Server
17 30 (0.41%) Forefront TMG
18 20 (0.27%) NFS
19 18 (0.25%) Snort
19 18 (0.25%) VMware Workstation
Systems Management
1 355 (4.86%) SCCM
2 225 (3.08%) SCOM
3 168 (2.30%) NetBackup
4 141 (1.93%) HP Quality Center
5 109 (1.49%) OpenView Configuration Management
6 97 (1.33%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
7 84 (1.15%) SCVMM
8 74 (1.01%) OpenView
9 69 (0.95%) Norton AntiVirus
10 65 (0.89%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
11 61 (0.84%) Puppet
12 54 (0.74%) Nagios
13 51 (0.70%) Backup Exec
14 50 (0.68%) HP SIM
15 48 (0.66%) Netcool
16 47 (0.64%) SCDPM
17 44 (0.60%) EMC NetWorker
18 42 (0.58%) Data Guard
19 37 (0.51%) WSUS
20 35 (0.48%) Forefront Identity Manager
Vendors
1 1665 (22.81%) Microsoft
2 1085 (14.86%) Oracle
3 895 (12.26%) VMware
4 814 (11.15%) Cisco
5 565 (7.74%) HP
6 437 (5.99%) Citrix
7 421 (5.77%) Juniper
8 296 (4.05%) Fujitsu
9 266 (3.64%) SAP
10 259 (3.55%) CheckPoint
11 217 (2.97%) IBM
12 210 (2.88%) F5
13 156 (2.14%) Symantec
14 140 (1.92%) McAfee
15 137 (1.88%) Red Hat
16 134 (1.84%) Remedy
17 122 (1.67%) Veritas
18 118 (1.62%) EMC
19 104 (1.42%) NetApp
20 90 (1.23%) Salesforce.com
London
EMBS- People Transfer
Salary: £45k per year + car allowance,37 holidays,death in service,private med
Posted: 43 minutes ago
London
EMBS- People Transfer
Salary: £45k per year + Commission,private medical,death in service,37 holiday
Posted: 46 minutes ago
London
Connectus
Salary: £50000 per annum
Posted: 53 minutes ago
South East London
Lorien Resourcing
Salary: Negotiable depending on experience
Posted: 53 minutes ago
Slough, Berkshire
Connectus
Salary: £85000 per annum
Posted: 57 minutes ago
London
Connectus
Salary: £70000 per annum
Posted: 1 hour ago
Berkshire
Lorien Resourcing
Salary: benefits package
Posted: 1 hour ago
North West
EMBS- People Transfer
Salary: Car Allow + Medical + Bens
Posted: 2 hours ago
North East
EMBS- People Transfer
Salary: Car Allow + Medical + Bens
Posted: 2 hours ago
City, London
Executive Recruitment Services (ERS)
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 2 hours ago
West Midlands
EMBS- People Transfer
Salary: Car Allow + Medical + Bens
Posted: 3 hours ago
South West
EMBS- People Transfer
Salary: Car Allow + Medical + Bens
Posted: 3 hours ago
South East
EMBS- People Transfer
Salary: Car Allow + Medical + Bens
Posted: 3 hours ago
London
EMBS- People Transfer
Salary: Car Allow + Medical + Bens
Posted: 3 hours ago
North West
EMBS- People Transfer
Salary: £35k per year
Posted: 4 hours ago
Fareham, Hampshire
Executive Recruitment Services (ERS)
Salary: £50000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: 4 hours ago
Fareham, Hampshire
Executive Recruitment Services (ERS)
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 4 hours ago
City, London
Executive Recruitment Services (ERS)
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 4 hours ago
City, London
Executive Recruitment Services (ERS)
Salary: £50000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: 4 hours ago
Fleet, Hampshire
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 4 hours ago