The first table below looks at the demand 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 16 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Qualifications for the England region.

Location
3 months to
16 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Security Clearance
Rank 80 94 95
Rank change year-on-year
+14 +1
Permanent jobs citing Security Cleared 3780 3120 3305
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 3.31% 2.94% 2.79%
As % of the Qualifications category 12.22% 10.64% 10.13%
Number of salaries quoted 2768 2016 2624
Average salary £45,000 £42,500 £43,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% -2.29%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £65,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,000 £43,500
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -3.44%
Qualifications Category
England
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
30945 29335 32637
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 27.07% 27.67% 27.56%
Number of salaries quoted 24956 23943 27872
Average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £65,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
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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 16 April 2014.

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 16 April 2014. 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 each for more statistics)
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
Find
Job
Vacancies
South East +5 1774 £45,000 +5.88% 167
London +21 770 £51,750 +3.50% 108
South West -17 413 £40,000 -5.88% 92
North West +26 232 £35,000 -7.89% 24
West Midlands +36 220 £42,500 +13.33% 19
East of England +3 210 £45,000 +5.88% 37
East Midlands +17 85 £31,250 -3.10% 6
Yorkshire -62 84 £33,350 +17.01% 13
North East +25 42 £42,500 +21.42% 10
Midlands +3 10 £90,000 +24.13% 1
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Security Cleared
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 16 April 2014, 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 3606 (57.78%) SC Cleared
2 1379 (22.10%) Windows
3 1224 (19.61%) ITIL
4 1182 (18.94%) Microsoft
5 1164 (18.65%) Finance
6 990 (15.86%) DV Cleared
7 954 (15.29%) SQL
8 894 (14.32%) Degree
9 890 (14.26%) Linux
10 743 (11.91%) Telecoms
11 729 (11.68%) Java
12 703 (11.26%) Oracle
13 678 (10.86%) MS Excel
14 672 (10.77%) VMware
15 596 (9.55%) Cisco
16 581 (9.31%) .NET
17 568 (9.10%) PRINCE2
18 531 (8.51%) C#
19 523 (8.38%) Project Management
20 519 (8.32%) SQL Server
21 513 (8.22%) Active Directory
22 510 (8.17%) UNIX
23 509 (8.16%) Software Engineering
24 504 (8.08%) Retail
25 481 (7.71%) C++
25 481 (7.71%) C
26 475 (7.61%) Firewall
27 430 (6.89%) HP
28 427 (6.84%) Citrix
29 387 (6.20%) Service Delivery

Security Cleared
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 16 April 2014, 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
1 322 (5.16%) SharePoint
2 256 (4.10%) MS Exchange
3 176 (2.82%) WebLogic
4 157 (2.52%) Apache
5 149 (2.39%) Exchange Server 2010
6 136 (2.18%) Exchange Server 2003
7 130 (2.08%) IIS
8 85 (1.36%) Lync
8 85 (1.36%) Exchange Server 2007
9 59 (0.95%) SharePoint Server
10 58 (0.93%) SharePoint 2010
11 56 (0.90%) Tomcat
12 53 (0.85%) WebSphere
13 45 (0.72%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
13 45 (0.72%) Exchange Server 2000
14 44 (0.71%) IBM Notes
15 40 (0.64%) Exchange Server 2013
16 27 (0.43%) MS Project Server
17 22 (0.35%) Office Communications Server
18 21 (0.34%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 678 (10.86%) MS Excel
2 309 (4.95%) MS Office
3 145 (2.32%) MS Project
4 55 (0.88%) MS PowerPoint
5 36 (0.58%) MS Visio
6 27 (0.43%) Simulink
7 12 (0.19%) Spreadsheet
8 11 (0.18%) AutoCAD
9 7 (0.11%) InfoPath
9 7 (0.11%) CATIA
10 5 (0.080%) Photoshop
11 4 (0.064%) Windchill
11 4 (0.064%) Pro/ENGINEER
11 4 (0.064%) Revit
12 3 (0.048%) SPSS
13 2 (0.032%) Adobe Illustrator
13 2 (0.032%) OmniGraffle
14 1 (0.016%) Adobe Captivate
14 1 (0.016%) NASTRAN
14 1 (0.016%) PrintSoft PReS
Business Applications
1 141 (2.26%) Oracle EBS
2 90 (1.44%) Oracle EBS R12
3 78 (1.25%) SAP SRM
4 65 (1.04%) Oracle Applications
5 53 (0.85%) Oracle Financials
6 45 (0.72%) Dynamics CRM
7 44 (0.71%) SAP FI
7 44 (0.71%) SAP FI/CO
7 44 (0.71%) SAP CO
8 35 (0.56%) Oracle HRMS
9 34 (0.54%) SAP MM
10 30 (0.48%) HFM
10 30 (0.48%) SAP SD
11 28 (0.45%) Oracle 11i
12 24 (0.38%) Oracle Payables
13 23 (0.37%) Hyperion Planning
13 23 (0.37%) SAP CRM
14 22 (0.35%) Oracle General Ledger
14 22 (0.35%) Oracle Receivables
15 19 (0.30%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 56 (0.90%) SaaS
2 30 (0.48%) PaaS
3 29 (0.46%) Microsoft Azure
3 29 (0.46%) IaaS
4 27 (0.43%) Cloud Computing
4 27 (0.43%) Office 365
5 11 (0.18%) Amazon EMR
5 11 (0.18%) Amazon AWS
5 11 (0.18%) Amazon EC2
5 11 (0.18%) Amazon S3
6 4 (0.064%) Heroku
7 2 (0.032%) Force.com
8 1 (0.016%) SuccessFactors
8 1 (0.016%) Basecamp
Communications & Networking
1 475 (7.61%) Firewall
2 279 (4.47%) Network Security
3 260 (4.17%) SAN
4 248 (3.97%) WAN
5 246 (3.94%) LAN
6 245 (3.93%) TCP/IP
7 220 (3.53%) DNS
8 199 (3.19%) DHCP
9 166 (2.66%) Internet
10 155 (2.48%) HTTP
11 130 (2.08%) VPN
11 130 (2.08%) Cisco ASA
12 120 (1.92%) Wireless
13 89 (1.43%) SSL
14 85 (1.36%) VoIP
15 84 (1.35%) Cisco Nexus
16 81 (1.30%) MPLS
17 80 (1.28%) Intrusion Detection
18 72 (1.15%) NAS
19 62 (0.99%) SMTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 519 (8.32%) SQL Server
2 202 (3.24%) Oracle Database
3 151 (2.42%) MySQL
4 112 (1.79%) Oracle Database 11g
5 111 (1.78%) Oracle BI EE
6 92 (1.47%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 92 (1.47%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 90 (1.44%) SAP BI
8 87 (1.39%) Oracle Database 10g
9 86 (1.38%) Data Warehouse
9 86 (1.38%) Essbase
10 82 (1.31%) Relational Database
11 67 (1.07%) SQL Server 2008
12 63 (1.01%) Big Data
13 62 (0.99%) Hadoop
14 57 (0.91%) SQL Server 2005
15 53 (0.85%) PostgreSQL
16 51 (0.82%) SAP BW
17 48 (0.77%) Oracle ODI
18 45 (0.72%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 95 (1.52%) Visual Studio
2 89 (1.43%) Subversion
3 72 (1.15%) LoadRunner
4 68 (1.09%) Maven
5 66 (1.06%) Selenium
6 65 (1.04%) Rational DOORS
7 55 (0.88%) Team Foundation Server
8 53 (0.85%) Rational Rhapsody
9 52 (0.83%) Eclipse
10 47 (0.75%) Git (software)
11 34 (0.54%) JUnit
12 32 (0.51%) JIRA
13 31 (0.50%) Jenkins
14 29 (0.46%) ClearCase
15 27 (0.43%) Oracle Forms
16 26 (0.42%) NUnit
17 23 (0.37%) QuickTest Pro
18 21 (0.34%) TestDirector
19 16 (0.26%) Bugzilla
20 15 (0.24%) NeoLoad
General
1 1164 (18.65%) Finance
2 743 (11.91%) Telecoms
3 504 (8.08%) Retail
4 230 (3.69%) Military
5 154 (2.47%) Legal
6 132 (2.12%) Back Office
7 130 (2.08%) Aerospace
8 126 (2.02%) Electronics
9 114 (1.83%) Manufacturing
10 80 (1.28%) Marketing
11 58 (0.93%) Banking
12 49 (0.79%) Law
13 46 (0.74%) Advertising
14 30 (0.48%) Automotive
15 22 (0.35%) Games
16 17 (0.27%) Financial Institution
17 15 (0.24%) Local Government
18 13 (0.21%) Billing
19 12 (0.19%) General Ledger
20 11 (0.18%) French Language
Job Titles
1 786 (12.59%) Consultant
2 707 (11.33%) Developer
3 586 (9.39%) Architect
4 539 (8.64%) Analyst
5 457 (7.32%) Project Manager
6 258 (4.13%) Software Engineer
7 219 (3.51%) Administrator
8 209 (3.35%) Network Engineer
8 209 (3.35%) Support Engineer
9 167 (2.68%) Security Consultant
10 163 (2.61%) Systems Engineer
11 149 (2.39%) DBA
12 142 (2.28%) Security Engineer
13 138 (2.21%) .NET Developer
14 127 (2.03%) Java Developer
15 120 (1.92%) Tester
16 117 (1.87%) Oracle Consultant
17 116 (1.86%) Software Developer
18 113 (1.81%) Test Manager
19 108 (1.73%) Infrastructure Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 581 (9.31%) .NET
2 322 (5.16%) HTML
3 259 (4.15%) ASP.NET
4 225 (3.61%) XML
5 179 (2.87%) Spring
6 173 (2.77%) Web Services
7 160 (2.56%) J2EE
8 149 (2.39%) CSS
9 148 (2.37%) jQuery
10 138 (2.21%) Hibernate
11 104 (1.67%) .NET Framework
12 97 (1.55%) Middleware
13 96 (1.54%) SOAP
14 93 (1.49%) WCF
15 89 (1.43%) HTML5
16 84 (1.35%) SAP PI
17 67 (1.07%) SAP XI
18 66 (1.06%) ASP.NET MVC
19 54 (0.87%) Ajax
20 52 (0.83%) WF
Miscellaneous
1 350 (5.61%) Management Information System
2 236 (3.78%) Computer Science
3 160 (2.56%) Clustering
4 153 (2.45%) Open Source
5 134 (2.15%) Mathematics
6 132 (2.12%) PKI
7 117 (1.87%) RMADS
8 109 (1.75%) CESG
9 82 (1.31%) Physics
10 69 (1.11%) Blackberry
11 67 (1.07%) Replication
12 58 (0.93%) Firmware
13 53 (0.85%) iPhone
14 51 (0.82%) CESG CLAS
15 49 (0.79%) Visualisation
16 46 (0.74%) Mobile App
17 45 (0.72%) Cryptography
17 45 (0.72%) Embedded Systems
18 44 (0.71%) GIS
18 44 (0.71%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 1379 (22.10%) Windows
2 890 (14.26%) Linux
3 510 (8.17%) UNIX
4 342 (5.48%) Windows Server 2008
5 302 (4.84%) Windows Server 2003
6 193 (3.09%) Solaris
7 159 (2.55%) Windows 7
8 147 (2.36%) Windows XP
9 126 (2.02%) HPUX
10 96 (1.54%) Android
11 95 (1.52%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
12 81 (1.30%) Windows 2000
13 62 (0.99%) AIX
14 50 (0.80%) Windows Server 2012
15 47 (0.75%) Oracle Linux
16 28 (0.45%) CentOS
17 26 (0.42%) Apple iOS
17 26 (0.42%) Windows Vista
18 21 (0.34%) Windows 8
19 19 (0.30%) SUSE
Processes & Methodologies
1 1224 (19.61%) ITIL
2 568 (9.10%) PRINCE2
3 523 (8.38%) Project Management
4 509 (8.16%) Software Engineering
5 387 (6.20%) Service Delivery
6 354 (5.67%) Service Management
7 345 (5.53%) Information Security
8 302 (4.84%) Stakeholder Management
9 301 (4.82%) Agile Software Development
10 278 (4.45%) Risk Management
11 243 (3.89%) Business Intelligence
12 230 (3.69%) OO
13 224 (3.59%) Configuration Management
14 210 (3.36%) Change Management
15 205 (3.28%) Cyber Security
16 195 (3.12%) Business Development
17 194 (3.11%) UML
18 189 (3.03%) Disaster Recovery
19 185 (2.96%) Supplier Management
20 183 (2.93%) Information Assurance
Programming Languages
1 954 (15.29%) SQL
2 729 (11.68%) Java
3 531 (8.51%) C#
4 481 (7.71%) C++
4 481 (7.71%) C
5 314 (5.03%) JavaScript
6 212 (3.40%) Python
7 194 (3.11%) Perl
8 173 (2.77%) Shell Script
9 152 (2.44%) VB.NET
10 146 (2.34%) T-SQL
11 142 (2.28%) VB
12 128 (2.05%) PowerShell
13 120 (1.92%) ABAP
14 106 (1.70%) PHP
15 100 (1.60%) PL/SQL
16 97 (1.55%) Bash Shell
17 70 (1.12%) Ruby
18 69 (1.11%) MATLAB
19 45 (0.72%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 3606 (57.78%) SC Cleared
2 990 (15.86%) DV Cleared
3 894 (14.32%) Degree
4 313 (5.02%) Cisco Certification
5 291 (4.66%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
6 264 (4.23%) CISSP
7 224 (3.59%) CCNP
8 215 (3.44%) Microsoft Certification
9 188 (3.01%) ISEB
9 188 (3.01%) CTC Cleared
10 157 (2.52%) CCNA
11 147 (2.36%) MCSE
12 139 (2.23%) ISTQB
13 115 (1.84%) MCP
14 113 (1.81%) CISM
15 75 (1.20%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
16 72 (1.15%) MCITP
16 72 (1.15%) PRINCE2 Certification
17 64 (1.03%) CISA
18 60 (0.96%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 327 (5.24%) SLA
2 262 (4.20%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 214 (3.43%) QA
4 71 (1.14%) PCI DSS
5 55 (0.88%) JSP 440
6 45 (0.72%) ISO 9001
7 21 (0.34%) COBIT
8 16 (0.26%) GPG13
9 14 (0.22%) DO-178B
10 12 (0.19%) CESG Infosec
11 10 (0.16%) TickIT
11 10 (0.16%) HMG Infosec
12 9 (0.14%) ISO/IEC 17799
13 8 (0.13%) IEC 61508
14 6 (0.096%) ISO 14001
15 5 (0.080%) Data Quality
15 5 (0.080%) Sarbanes-Oxley
15 5 (0.080%) BS7799
16 4 (0.064%) JTAG
16 4 (0.064%) ISO/IEC 20000
System Software
1 513 (8.22%) Active Directory
2 351 (5.62%) VMware Infrastructure
3 147 (2.36%) Hyper-V
4 142 (2.28%) VMware ESX
5 135 (2.16%) vSphere
6 116 (1.86%) XenApp
7 78 (1.25%) Oracle RMAN
8 68 (1.09%) Oracle RAC
9 61 (0.98%) vCloud
10 51 (0.82%) ISA Server
10 51 (0.82%) Terminal Services
11 43 (0.69%) XenDesktop
12 39 (0.62%) VMware ESXi
13 38 (0.61%) Microsoft App-V
14 36 (0.58%) Snort
15 20 (0.32%) Microsoft Virtual Server
16 17 (0.27%) ProxySG
17 15 (0.24%) UAG
18 14 (0.22%) Forefront TMG
19 13 (0.21%) Citrix Presentation Server
Systems Management
1 158 (2.53%) SCCM
2 151 (2.42%) NetBackup
3 97 (1.55%) SCOM
4 73 (1.17%) HP Quality Center
5 68 (1.09%) Tivoli
6 57 (0.91%) Tivoli Storage Manager
7 54 (0.87%) HP SIM
8 53 (0.85%) McAfee ePO
9 52 (0.83%) Backup Exec
10 50 (0.80%) EMC NetWorker
11 46 (0.74%) WSUS
12 44 (0.71%) Data Guard
13 38 (0.61%) Norton AntiVirus
14 37 (0.59%) Nessus
15 31 (0.50%) OpenView Configuration Management
16 26 (0.42%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
17 25 (0.40%) OpenView
18 24 (0.38%) Nagios
19 23 (0.37%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
20 22 (0.35%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
Vendors
1 1182 (18.94%) Microsoft
2 703 (11.26%) Oracle
3 672 (10.77%) VMware
4 596 (9.55%) Cisco
5 430 (6.89%) HP
6 427 (6.84%) Citrix
7 336 (5.38%) Fujitsu
8 297 (4.76%) Juniper
9 264 (4.23%) SAP
10 231 (3.70%) CheckPoint
11 182 (2.92%) F5
12 180 (2.88%) Symantec
13 174 (2.79%) McAfee
14 168 (2.69%) IBM
15 136 (2.18%) Red Hat
16 124 (1.99%) Blue Coat
17 113 (1.81%) EMC
18 109 (1.75%) NetApp
19 103 (1.65%) JBoss
20 85 (1.36%) Remedy
Stoke-On-Trent, Staffordshire
Circle Recruitment
Salary: £22000 - £25000 per annum
Posted: 11 hours ago
Stoke-On-Trent, Staffordshire
Circle Recruitment
Salary: £18000 - £25000 per annum + bens, training + career prog
Posted: 11 hours ago
Devon
Roc Search
Salary: £23000 - £33000 per annum
Posted: 12 hours ago
London
Computer People
Salary: £40000.00 - £45000.00 per annum + Benefits & Bonus
Posted: 12 hours ago
Bracknell, Berkshire
Lorien Resourcing
Salary: Excellent Salary Package
Posted: 13 hours ago
Salisbury, Wiltshire
Connectus
Salary: £30000 - £36000 per annum
Posted: 13 hours ago
Luton, Bedfordshire
Executive Recruitment Services (ERS)
Posted: 13 hours ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Executive Recruitment Services (ERS)
Salary: £40000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: 14 hours ago
Greenford, Middlesex
Executive Recruitment Services (ERS)
Salary: £20000 per annum
Posted: 14 hours ago
Havant, Hampshire
Executive Recruitment Services (ERS)
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: 14 hours ago
Greenford, Middlesex
Executive Recruitment Services (ERS)
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 14 hours ago
London
Randstad Technologies
Salary: Competitive + Flexible Benefits
Posted: 14 hours ago
Farnborough, Hampshire
Zorba Consulting Limited
Salary: Up to £55,000 per annum + bonus & benefits
Posted: 14 hours ago
Guildford, Surrey
Lorien Resourcing
Salary: £33000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 14 hours ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
E-synergy Solutions
Salary: £250 - £350 per day
Posted: 15 hours ago
London
McGregor Boyall
Salary: £20000 - £25000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 15 hours ago
London
McGregor Boyall
Salary: Excellent Package
Posted: 15 hours ago
London
LA International
Salary: £20000 - £24000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 15 hours ago
North West London
Executive Recruitment Services (ERS)
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 16 hours ago
Fareham, Hampshire
Executive Recruitment Services (ERS)
Salary: £38000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 16 hours ago