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 3 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
3 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Security Clearance
Rank 82 93 87
Rank change year-on-year
+11 -6
Permanent jobs citing Security Cleared 3110 3257 3723
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 3.23% 3.16% 3.30%
As % of the Qualifications category 11.91% 11.51% 12.11%
Number of salaries quoted 2192 2348 2766
Median salary £47,500 £50,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-5.00% +11.11%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £32,000 £28,450
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £70,000 £67,500
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £46,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
-2.17% +2.22%
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
26104 28306 30751
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 27.10% 27.50% 27.25%
Number of salaries quoted 21227 22291 24841
Median salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+5.55% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £67,500 £67,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,500
% change year-on-year
- +4.93%

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 3 May 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 3 May 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 -14 914 £42,500 -5.55% 119
London -28 756 £57,000 +7.04% 97
South West +7 649 £45,000 - 77
West Midlands -3 226 £45,500 -15.74% 25
East of England -1 190 £42,500 -15.00% 21
Yorkshire +25 121 £45,000 +20.00% 9
North West -20 101 £46,250 -11.90% 18
East Midlands +61 92 £35,000 +12.00% 8
North East -21 15 £26,000 -36.58% 15
Midlands - 6 £38,500 - 1
Security Cleared
UK

Security Cleared
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 3 May 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 3790 (63.88%) SC Cleared
2 1274 (21.47%) Windows
3 1252 (21.10%) DV Cleared
4 1104 (18.61%) Microsoft
5 1048 (17.66%) Java
6 1038 (17.50%) ITIL
7 1020 (17.19%) Agile Software Development
8 990 (16.69%) Degree
9 981 (16.53%) Linux
10 940 (15.84%) Finance
11 898 (15.14%) C
12 880 (14.83%) Cybersecurity
13 856 (14.43%) SQL
14 804 (13.55%) Oracle
15 753 (12.69%) Firewall
16 737 (12.42%) VMware
17 673 (11.34%) Cisco
18 648 (10.92%) C++
19 637 (10.74%) SQL Server
20 593 (9.99%) Software Engineering
21 573 (9.66%) C#
22 553 (9.32%) MS Excel
23 540 (9.10%) Active Directory
24 533 (8.98%) JavaScript
25 520 (8.76%) Cisco Certification
26 513 (8.65%) Python
27 508 (8.56%) Unix
28 503 (8.48%) Information Security
29 488 (8.23%) Analytical Skills
30 485 (8.17%) HTML

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 (4.16%) SharePoint
2 187 (3.15%) MS Exchange
3 146 (2.46%) JBoss
4 142 (2.39%) Apache
5 141 (2.38%) WebLogic
6 128 (2.16%) Exchange Server 2010
7 123 (2.07%) Skype for Business
8 91 (1.53%) Tomcat
9 89 (1.50%) IIS
10 76 (1.28%) Exchange Server 2007
11 74 (1.25%) Elasticsearch
12 67 (1.13%) SAS
13 66 (1.11%) SharePoint 2013
13 66 (1.11%) WebSphere
14 59 (0.99%) Confluence
15 58 (0.98%) Alfresco
16 57 (0.96%) Apache Pig
17 56 (0.94%) Node.js
18 54 (0.91%) Apache Spark
19 52 (0.88%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 553 (9.32%) MS Excel
2 232 (3.91%) MS Office
3 73 (1.23%) MS Project
4 62 (1.05%) MS PowerPoint
5 43 (0.72%) MS Visio
6 24 (0.40%) Spreadsheet
7 21 (0.35%) Adobe Creative Suite
8 18 (0.30%) OmniGraffle
9 14 (0.24%) SPSS
10 11 (0.19%) Adobe Illustrator
11 8 (0.13%) 3ds Max
11 8 (0.13%) Maya
11 8 (0.13%) Mingle
12 7 (0.12%) Photoshop
13 6 (0.10%) AutoCAD
13 6 (0.10%) Maple
14 5 (0.084%) RoboHelp
15 4 (0.067%) InfoPath
15 4 (0.067%) Simulink
16 3 (0.051%) GNU Octave
Business Applications
1 66 (1.11%) Oracle EBS
2 48 (0.81%) Dynamics CRM
3 36 (0.61%) SAP Oil and Gas
4 33 (0.56%) Oracle EBS R12
5 26 (0.44%) Oracle Applications
6 22 (0.37%) Lorenzo
7 21 (0.35%) Remedy ITSM
8 18 (0.30%) SAP FI
9 17 (0.29%) Oracle Payroll
10 16 (0.27%) SAP HR
11 15 (0.25%) SAP CO
11 15 (0.25%) SAP FI/CO
12 14 (0.24%) SAP BPC
13 13 (0.22%) SAP HCM
14 11 (0.19%) Oracle HRMS
15 10 (0.17%) Oracle ERP
15 10 (0.17%) SAP SRM
16 9 (0.15%) Oracle BPM
16 9 (0.15%) Oracle General Ledger
16 9 (0.15%) SAP ERP
Cloud Services
1 133 (2.24%) Microsoft Azure
2 126 (2.12%) Office 365
3 125 (2.11%) Amazon AWS
4 84 (1.42%) SaaS
5 51 (0.86%) IaaS
6 46 (0.78%) Cloud Computing
7 35 (0.59%) Azure Active Directory
8 31 (0.52%) PaaS
9 21 (0.35%) SuccessFactors
10 14 (0.24%) GitHub
11 11 (0.19%) Amazon S3
12 9 (0.15%) Google Cloud Platform
13 8 (0.13%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
13 8 (0.13%) Heroku
14 5 (0.084%) Google Analytics
15 4 (0.067%) Oracle CX
16 3 (0.051%) Amazon EC2
17 1 (0.017%) Amazon EMR
17 1 (0.017%) AWS CloudFormation
17 1 (0.017%) SoftLayer
Communications & Networking
1 753 (12.69%) Firewall
2 369 (6.22%) WAN
3 353 (5.95%) LAN
4 319 (5.38%) TCP/IP
5 310 (5.23%) Network Security
6 259 (4.37%) VPN
7 216 (3.64%) SAN
8 212 (3.57%) Internet
9 207 (3.49%) Wireless
10 204 (3.44%) DNS
11 166 (2.80%) MPLS
12 134 (2.26%) Cisco ASA
13 130 (2.19%) DHCP
14 108 (1.82%) BGP
15 100 (1.69%) SSL
16 90 (1.52%) OSPF
17 85 (1.43%) Intrusion Detection
18 84 (1.42%) Cisco Nexus
19 83 (1.40%) VoIP
20 76 (1.28%) IPsec
Database & Business Intelligence
1 637 (10.74%) SQL Server
2 309 (5.21%) Big Data
3 231 (3.89%) Oracle Database
4 223 (3.76%) Hadoop
5 192 (3.24%) MongoDB
6 145 (2.44%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 136 (2.29%) MySQL
8 135 (2.28%) Relational Database
9 128 (2.16%) NoSQL
10 106 (1.79%) Data Warehouse
11 99 (1.67%) SQL Server Reporting Services
12 98 (1.65%) Oracle Database 11g
13 94 (1.58%) GIS
14 76 (1.28%) SQL Server 2012
15 73 (1.23%) SQL Server 2008
16 64 (1.08%) RDBMS
17 63 (1.06%) BusinessObjects
18 61 (1.03%) Apache Hive
19 50 (0.84%) PostgreSQL
19 50 (0.84%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 182 (3.07%) JIRA
2 169 (2.85%) Selenium
3 164 (2.76%) Git (software)
4 140 (2.36%) Subversion
5 137 (2.31%) Jenkins
6 120 (2.02%) Maven
7 116 (1.96%) Visual Studio
8 112 (1.89%) JUnit
9 95 (1.60%) Team Foundation Server
10 77 (1.30%) Rational DOORS
11 73 (1.23%) Cucumber
12 60 (1.01%) Ant
13 54 (0.91%) Apache Ivy
14 53 (0.89%) Eclipse
14 53 (0.89%) Metasploit
15 45 (0.76%) Jasmine
16 44 (0.74%) WebDriver
17 43 (0.72%) Moq
18 41 (0.69%) LoadRunner
19 34 (0.57%) HP UFT
General
1 940 (15.84%) Finance
2 478 (8.06%) Telecoms
3 183 (3.08%) Military
4 180 (3.03%) Manufacturing
5 147 (2.48%) Electronics
5 147 (2.48%) Marketing
6 136 (2.29%) Banking
7 106 (1.79%) Legal
8 102 (1.72%) Aerospace
9 66 (1.11%) Local Government
9 66 (1.11%) Retail
10 60 (1.01%) Law
11 40 (0.67%) Publishing
12 35 (0.59%) Billing
12 35 (0.59%) Games
13 29 (0.49%) Multimedia
14 28 (0.47%) Financial Institution
15 27 (0.46%) Back Office
16 19 (0.32%) Automotive
17 16 (0.27%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 817 (13.77%) Analyst
2 744 (12.54%) Developer
3 664 (11.19%) Consultant
4 607 (10.23%) Architect
5 361 (6.08%) Network Engineer
6 348 (5.87%) Security Consultant
7 313 (5.28%) Support Engineer
8 266 (4.48%) Software Engineer
9 190 (3.20%) Security Engineer
10 189 (3.19%) Administrator
11 184 (3.10%) Java Developer
11 184 (3.10%) Project Manager
12 167 (2.81%) Support Analyst
13 166 (2.80%) Software Developer
13 166 (2.80%) Systems Engineer
14 163 (2.75%) DBA
15 155 (2.61%) Security Architect
16 137 (2.31%) Infrastructure Engineer
17 130 (2.19%) Security Analyst
18 129 (2.17%) Solutions Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 485 (8.17%) HTML
2 475 (8.01%) .NET
3 314 (5.29%) XML
4 312 (5.26%) CSS
5 273 (4.60%) Web Services
6 241 (4.06%) HTML5
7 207 (3.49%) J2EE
8 169 (2.85%) Spring
9 155 (2.61%) Hibernate
10 137 (2.31%) jQuery
10 137 (2.31%) SOAP
11 130 (2.19%) ASP.NET
12 117 (1.97%) CSS3
13 108 (1.82%) AngularJS
14 104 (1.75%) REST
15 100 (1.69%) Java EE
16 96 (1.62%) Middleware
17 92 (1.55%) JSON
18 85 (1.43%) Dojo
18 85 (1.43%) EJB
Miscellaneous
1 488 (8.23%) Analytical Skills
2 390 (6.57%) Computer Science
3 371 (6.25%) Management Information System
4 239 (4.03%) Data Centre
5 177 (2.98%) Cybercrime
6 164 (2.76%) Mathematics
7 139 (2.34%) CESG
8 138 (2.33%) Driving Licence
9 115 (1.94%) Visualisation
10 112 (1.89%) Clustering
10 112 (1.89%) PKI
11 102 (1.72%) Mobile App
12 97 (1.63%) Security Operations Centre
12 97 (1.63%) User Experience
13 85 (1.43%) Embedded Systems
14 73 (1.23%) Blackberry
15 72 (1.21%) Replication
16 66 (1.11%) Algorithms
17 64 (1.08%) VHDL
18 62 (1.05%) Physics
Operating Systems
1 1274 (21.47%) Windows
2 981 (16.53%) Linux
3 508 (8.56%) Unix
4 471 (7.94%) Windows Server
5 281 (4.74%) Windows Server 2008
6 240 (4.05%) Windows Server 2012
7 214 (3.61%) Windows Server 2003
8 186 (3.14%) Android
9 176 (2.97%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 152 (2.56%) Apple iOS
11 141 (2.38%) Windows 7
12 130 (2.19%) Solaris
13 97 (1.63%) CentOS
14 84 (1.42%) Mac OS X
15 58 (0.98%) Windows 8
16 56 (0.94%) Windows XP
17 53 (0.89%) Windows Phone
18 44 (0.74%) AIX
19 36 (0.61%) Windows 10
20 34 (0.57%) Windows 2000
Processes & Methodologies
1 1038 (17.50%) ITIL
2 1020 (17.19%) Agile Software Development
3 880 (14.83%) Cybersecurity
4 593 (9.99%) Software Engineering
5 503 (8.48%) Information Security
6 443 (7.47%) Project Management
7 371 (6.25%) UML
8 344 (5.80%) Service Delivery
9 311 (5.24%) Presales
10 306 (5.16%) PRINCE2
11 304 (5.12%) Analytics
12 301 (5.07%) Open Source
13 291 (4.90%) Mentoring
14 290 (4.89%) Penetration Testing
15 286 (4.82%) Scrum
16 283 (4.77%) Service Management
17 281 (4.74%) Continuous Integration
18 279 (4.70%) Configuration Management
19 267 (4.50%) Business Intelligence
20 264 (4.45%) Security Architecture
Programming Languages
1 1048 (17.66%) Java
2 898 (15.14%) C
3 856 (14.43%) SQL
4 648 (10.92%) C++
5 573 (9.66%) C#
6 533 (8.98%) JavaScript
7 513 (8.65%) Python
8 209 (3.52%) Perl
9 196 (3.30%) Ruby
10 161 (2.71%) PowerShell
11 151 (2.55%) Bash Shell
12 144 (2.43%) PHP
13 125 (2.11%) PL/SQL
14 120 (2.02%) VB
15 103 (1.74%) Shell Script
16 98 (1.65%) VB.NET
17 95 (1.60%) Scala
18 84 (1.42%) Objective-C
19 64 (1.08%) T-SQL
20 58 (0.98%) R
Qualifications
1 3790 (63.88%) SC Cleared
2 1252 (21.10%) DV Cleared
3 990 (16.69%) Degree
4 520 (8.76%) Cisco Certification
5 374 (6.30%) CCNA
6 370 (6.24%) CISSP
7 285 (4.80%) CCNP
8 229 (3.86%) Microsoft Certification
9 167 (2.81%) CREST Certified
10 166 (2.80%) CISM
11 142 (2.39%) MCSE
12 123 (2.07%) CESG Certified Professional
13 119 (2.01%) ISTQB
14 107 (1.80%) BPSS Clearance
15 105 (1.77%) ISEB
16 102 (1.72%) SANS
17 94 (1.58%) CLAS
18 91 (1.53%) CEH
19 88 (1.48%) GIAC
20 84 (1.42%) JNCIA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 354 (5.97%) SLA
2 244 (4.11%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 163 (2.75%) QA
4 110 (1.85%) PCI DSS
5 77 (1.30%) HMG Security Policy Framework
6 63 (1.06%) RMADS
7 53 (0.89%) JSP 440
8 51 (0.86%) Disclosure Scotland
9 39 (0.66%) Data Quality
10 34 (0.57%) COBIT
10 34 (0.57%) ISO 9001
11 16 (0.27%) GPG13
12 13 (0.22%) FISMA
13 11 (0.19%) HMG Infosec
14 9 (0.15%) Def Stans
14 9 (0.15%) PA-DSS
15 8 (0.13%) DO-254
15 8 (0.13%) ISO27002
16 7 (0.12%) DO-178B
17 6 (0.10%) ISO22301
System Software
1 540 (9.10%) Active Directory
2 422 (7.11%) VMware Infrastructure
3 187 (3.15%) vSphere
4 138 (2.33%) Hyper-V
5 60 (1.01%) XenApp
6 55 (0.93%) VMware ESXi
7 53 (0.89%) Docker
8 50 (0.84%) vCloud
9 49 (0.83%) Oracle RAC
10 48 (0.81%) VMware ESX
11 43 (0.72%) Firmware
12 29 (0.49%) Apache ZooKeeper
13 26 (0.44%) BitLocker
14 25 (0.42%) Microsoft App-V
15 24 (0.40%) Snort
16 21 (0.35%) Oracle Clusterware
17 19 (0.32%) Forefront TMG
18 18 (0.30%) Terminal Services
18 18 (0.30%) XenDesktop
19 15 (0.25%) VirtualBox
Systems Management
1 150 (2.53%) SCCM
2 129 (2.17%) Puppet
3 92 (1.55%) SCOM
4 81 (1.37%) Nessus
5 73 (1.23%) Ansible
6 67 (1.13%) NetBackup
7 62 (1.05%) Oracle RMAN
8 46 (0.78%) HP SIM
9 44 (0.74%) Nmap
10 43 (0.72%) Data Guard
11 41 (0.69%) McAfee ePO
12 39 (0.66%) Hyperic
13 38 (0.64%) Opscode Chef
14 37 (0.62%) Cisco CUCM
14 37 (0.62%) Forefront Identity Manager
15 36 (0.61%) Windows Intune
16 35 (0.59%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
17 33 (0.56%) Cisco UCCX
17 33 (0.56%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
18 31 (0.52%) Norton AntiVirus
Vendors
1 1104 (18.61%) Microsoft
2 804 (13.55%) Oracle
3 737 (12.42%) VMware
4 673 (11.34%) Cisco
5 357 (6.02%) Juniper
6 308 (5.19%) HP
7 211 (3.56%) Citrix
8 193 (3.25%) SAP
9 167 (2.81%) CheckPoint
10 157 (2.65%) IBM
11 142 (2.39%) Symantec
12 133 (2.24%) Red Hat
13 129 (2.17%) NetApp
14 123 (2.07%) EMC
15 99 (1.67%) F5
16 96 (1.62%) Dell
17 93 (1.57%) Palo Alto
18 91 (1.53%) Remedy
19 83 (1.40%) SolarWinds
20 82 (1.38%) Intel Security
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Senitor Associates
Salary: £21000 - £25000 per annum + Qualifications + Beneifts
Posted: 1 hour ago
Gloucestershire
Executive Recruitment Services (ERS)
Posted: 1 hour ago
Hampshire
Executive Recruitment Services (ERS)
Salary: £29000 - £36000 per annum
Posted: 1 hour ago
Gloucester, Gloucestershire
Executive Recruitment Services (ERS)
Posted: 1 hour ago
London
Executive Recruitment Services (ERS)
Posted: 1 hour ago
Gloucestershire
Executive Recruitment Services (ERS)
Posted: 1 hour ago
East Riding
Nigel Frank International Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: 2 hours ago
Warrington, Cheshire
360 Resourcing Solutions
Salary: £20k - 25k per year
Posted: 2 hours ago
City, London
CGI
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 hours ago
Plymouth, Devon
Experis Ltd
Salary: £30000 per annum
Posted: 2 hours ago
Bedford, Bedfordshire
Polar Recruitment
Salary: £50000 per annum + + Car (7K) + Bonus (7K) + Bens
Posted: 3 hours ago
Aylesbury, Buckinghamshire
Go Partnership.
Salary: From £35,000 to £37,000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 hours ago
Hertfordshire
LA International
Salary: £20000 - £30000 per annum + EXCELLENT BENEFITS
Posted: 4 hours ago
Hertfordshire
LA International
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum + EXCELLENT BENEFITS
Posted: 4 hours ago
Reading, Berkshire
EXCELerate
Salary: From £90,000 to £100,000 per annum 20% Bonus , Car Allowance, Health,
Posted: 4 hours ago
Berkshire
EXCELerate
Salary: £80K OTE £100K, Car Allowance, Corporate Benefits
Posted: 4 hours ago
Bristol, Avon
Spring Technology
Salary: £30000.00 - £34085.00 per annum + bonus + company benefits
Posted: 4 hours ago
York, North Yorkshire
Fruition IT Resources Limited
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + Pension, Healthcare, Home Working
Posted: 4 hours ago
Winnersh, Berkshire
Sopra Steria Limited
Posted: 14 hours ago
London
Datasource Computer Employment
Salary: Excellent Salary & Benefits
Posted: 14 hours ago
Oxfordshire
Datasource Computer Employment
Salary: Excellent Salary DOE!
Posted: 14 hours ago
London
DMSG Limited
Salary: Negotiable
Posted: 14 hours ago
Gloucestershire
Capita Resourcing
Salary: excellent benefits
Posted: 14 hours ago
London
PROTEUS EUROPE
Salary: Benefits
Posted: 14 hours ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Aximis (West) Limited
Salary: Up to £52K + Benefits
Posted: 16 hours ago
Bristol, Avon
Experis Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 16 hours ago
Kingston Upon Thames, Surrey
Informatiq Consulting
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + Pension + Medical
Posted: 19 hours ago
Kingston Upon Thames, Surrey
Informatiq Consulting
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 19 hours ago
Gloucestershire
Informatiq Consulting
Salary: £25000 - £55000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 19 hours ago
Kingston Upon Thames, Surrey
Informatiq Consulting
Salary: £40000 - £48000 per annum + Pension, Medical
Posted: 19 hours ago