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 24 July 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
24 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Security Clearance
Rank 78 104 76
Rank change year-on-year
+26 -28
Permanent jobs citing Security Cleared 3102 2949 3820
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 3.38% 2.87% 3.54%
As % of the Qualifications category 12.77% 10.53% 13.02%
Number of salaries quoted 2111 2235 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 £28,000 £29,000 £29,900
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £70,000 £75,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £46,500
% change year-on-year
- -3.22%
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
24299 28004 29344
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 26.47% 27.21% 27.23%
Number of salaries quoted 19897 22423 23160
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 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £67,500 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £41,000
% change year-on-year
- +3.65%

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 24 July 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 24 July 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 0 998 £45,000 - 115
London +4 679 £60,000 +9.09% 101
South West +12 626 £44,000 +3.52% 88
East of England +28 213 £42,500 -15.00% 12
West Midlands +12 204 £50,000 +5.26% 29
North West +1 137 £44,000 +35.38% 33
East Midlands +19 88 £38,500 -14.44% 11
Yorkshire +13 78 £45,000 - 21
North East +14 39 £44,738 +16.20% 17
Midlands - 6 £60,000 - 2
Security Cleared
UK

Security Cleared
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 24 July 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 3918 (62.58%) SC Cleared
2 1462 (23.35%) DV Cleared
3 1358 (21.69%) Windows
4 1226 (19.58%) Microsoft
5 1128 (18.02%) Java
6 1125 (17.97%) Agile Software Development
7 1055 (16.85%) ITIL
8 1053 (16.82%) Linux
9 1002 (16.00%) Cybersecurity
10 934 (14.92%) Finance
10 934 (14.92%) Degree
11 840 (13.42%) Firewall
12 827 (13.21%) C
13 785 (12.54%) SQL
14 776 (12.39%) VMware
15 740 (11.82%) Oracle
16 682 (10.89%) Cisco
17 625 (9.98%) C++
18 613 (9.79%) JavaScript
19 598 (9.55%) MS Excel
20 587 (9.38%) C#
21 575 (9.18%) Active Directory
22 562 (8.98%) SQL Server
23 552 (8.82%) Software Engineering
24 528 (8.43%) Cisco Certification
25 524 (8.37%) HTML
26 521 (8.32%) Python
27 509 (8.13%) Telecoms
28 506 (8.08%) Information Security
29 504 (8.05%) Windows Server

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
1 292 (4.66%) SharePoint
2 188 (3.00%) MS Exchange
3 158 (2.52%) JBoss
4 152 (2.43%) Apache
5 131 (2.09%) WebLogic
6 126 (2.01%) Skype for Business
7 119 (1.90%) IIS
8 115 (1.84%) Tomcat
9 110 (1.76%) Exchange Server 2010
10 88 (1.41%) Elasticsearch
11 79 (1.26%) Exchange Server 2007
12 75 (1.20%) WebSphere
13 71 (1.13%) SharePoint 2013
14 69 (1.10%) Apache Pig
15 67 (1.07%) SharePoint 2010
16 63 (1.01%) Apache Spark
17 58 (0.93%) SAS
18 55 (0.88%) Alfresco
19 49 (0.78%) Exchange Server 2013
20 47 (0.75%) Joomla!
Applications
1 598 (9.55%) MS Excel
2 273 (4.36%) MS Office
3 71 (1.13%) MS Project
4 60 (0.96%) MS Visio
5 51 (0.81%) MS PowerPoint
6 27 (0.43%) Spreadsheet
7 17 (0.27%) OmniGraffle
8 15 (0.24%) Adobe Creative Suite
9 14 (0.22%) Mingle
10 11 (0.18%) Adobe Illustrator
11 10 (0.16%) SPSS
12 8 (0.13%) Simulink
13 7 (0.11%) Photoshop
14 6 (0.096%) 3ds Max
14 6 (0.096%) Maple
14 6 (0.096%) Maya
15 4 (0.064%) InfoPath
16 3 (0.048%) AutoCAD
16 3 (0.048%) Fireworks
16 3 (0.048%) RoboHelp
Business Applications
1 55 (0.88%) Dynamics CRM
2 53 (0.85%) Oracle EBS
3 36 (0.57%) SAP Oil and Gas
4 32 (0.51%) Oracle EBS R12
5 29 (0.46%) Remedy ITSM
6 25 (0.40%) SAP HR
7 16 (0.26%) SAP ERP
7 16 (0.26%) SAP FI
8 15 (0.24%) Oracle Payroll
9 13 (0.21%) Oracle 11i
9 13 (0.21%) SAP HCM
10 12 (0.19%) Maximo
10 12 (0.19%) Oracle BPM
10 12 (0.19%) SAP Payroll
11 11 (0.18%) Oracle Applications
11 11 (0.18%) Oracle General Ledger
11 11 (0.18%) Oracle HRMS
11 11 (0.18%) Oracle Payables
11 11 (0.18%) Oracle Receivables
12 8 (0.13%) SAP MM
Cloud Services
1 155 (2.48%) Microsoft Azure
2 154 (2.46%) Amazon AWS
3 137 (2.19%) Office 365
4 117 (1.87%) SaaS
5 50 (0.80%) IaaS
6 49 (0.78%) PaaS
7 37 (0.59%) Cloud Computing
8 34 (0.54%) GitHub
9 24 (0.38%) Azure Active Directory
10 15 (0.24%) SuccessFactors
11 10 (0.16%) Amazon S3
12 9 (0.14%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
13 8 (0.13%) Google Cloud Platform
14 7 (0.11%) Virtual Private Cloud
15 5 (0.080%) Amazon EC2
15 5 (0.080%) Google Analytics
15 5 (0.080%) Oracle CX
16 3 (0.048%) SoftLayer
17 2 (0.032%) AWS OpsWorks
17 2 (0.032%) Google Play
Communications & Networking
1 840 (13.42%) Firewall
2 369 (5.89%) Network Security
3 365 (5.83%) WAN
4 347 (5.54%) TCP/IP
5 334 (5.33%) LAN
6 306 (4.89%) VPN
7 233 (3.72%) DNS
8 197 (3.15%) Internet
9 195 (3.11%) Wireless
10 171 (2.73%) Cisco ASA
11 167 (2.67%) SAN
12 153 (2.44%) MPLS
13 147 (2.35%) DHCP
14 120 (1.92%) SSL
15 101 (1.61%) BGP
16 86 (1.37%) HTTP
17 84 (1.34%) Intrusion Detection
18 83 (1.33%) OSPF
19 75 (1.20%) VoIP
20 73 (1.17%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 562 (8.98%) SQL Server
2 344 (5.49%) Big Data
3 234 (3.74%) Hadoop
4 192 (3.07%) Oracle Database
5 185 (2.95%) MongoDB
6 159 (2.54%) NoSQL
7 145 (2.32%) MySQL
8 123 (1.96%) Relational Database
9 104 (1.66%) SQL Server Integration Services
10 89 (1.42%) GIS
11 79 (1.26%) Oracle Database 11g
11 79 (1.26%) PostgreSQL
12 75 (1.20%) Apache Hive
13 74 (1.18%) Data Warehouse
14 66 (1.05%) SQL Server Reporting Services
15 56 (0.89%) RDBMS
16 52 (0.83%) SQL Server 2008
17 49 (0.78%) Apache Cassandra
17 49 (0.78%) SQL Server 2012
18 45 (0.72%) Neo4j
Development Applications
1 181 (2.89%) Jenkins
2 173 (2.76%) JIRA
3 172 (2.75%) Selenium
4 137 (2.19%) Git (software)
5 133 (2.12%) Visual Studio
6 127 (2.03%) Subversion
7 113 (1.80%) JUnit
8 111 (1.77%) Team Foundation Server
9 107 (1.71%) Maven
10 87 (1.39%) Metasploit
11 74 (1.18%) Cucumber
12 72 (1.15%) Ant
13 61 (0.97%) Rational DOORS
14 55 (0.88%) Jasmine
15 48 (0.77%) TestNG
16 46 (0.73%) LoadRunner
17 44 (0.70%) Apache Ivy
17 44 (0.70%) Moq
18 41 (0.65%) Burp Suite
18 41 (0.65%) WebDriver
General
1 934 (14.92%) Finance
2 509 (8.13%) Telecoms
3 178 (2.84%) Manufacturing
4 154 (2.46%) Military
5 153 (2.44%) Marketing
6 136 (2.17%) Electronics
7 132 (2.11%) Retail
8 123 (1.96%) Banking
9 110 (1.76%) Legal
10 91 (1.45%) Aerospace
11 74 (1.18%) Games
12 60 (0.96%) Publishing
13 54 (0.86%) Automotive
14 49 (0.78%) Local Government
15 37 (0.59%) Back Office
16 30 (0.48%) Law
17 26 (0.42%) Front Office
17 26 (0.42%) Multimedia
18 25 (0.40%) Pharmaceutical
19 24 (0.38%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 797 (12.73%) Analyst
2 771 (12.31%) Developer
3 746 (11.92%) Consultant
4 735 (11.74%) Architect
5 407 (6.50%) Security Consultant
6 388 (6.20%) Network Engineer
7 355 (5.67%) Support Engineer
8 244 (3.90%) Software Engineer
9 212 (3.39%) Security Architect
10 207 (3.31%) Administrator
11 203 (3.24%) Java Developer
12 201 (3.21%) Security Engineer
13 186 (2.97%) Systems Engineer
14 180 (2.87%) Tester
15 160 (2.56%) Solutions Architect
16 155 (2.48%) Security Analyst
17 153 (2.44%) Support Analyst
18 151 (2.41%) Software Developer
19 147 (2.35%) Infrastructure Engineer
20 141 (2.25%) Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 524 (8.37%) HTML
2 501 (8.00%) .NET
3 345 (5.51%) CSS
4 296 (4.73%) XML
5 294 (4.70%) Web Services
6 267 (4.26%) HTML5
7 183 (2.92%) Spring
8 182 (2.91%) J2EE
9 161 (2.57%) jQuery
10 157 (2.51%) ASP.NET
11 144 (2.30%) AngularJS
11 144 (2.30%) SOAP
12 137 (2.19%) CSS3
13 126 (2.01%) Hibernate
14 122 (1.95%) JSON
15 113 (1.80%) REST
16 96 (1.53%) Java EE
17 89 (1.42%) Backbone.js
18 83 (1.33%) Dojo
19 78 (1.25%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 466 (7.44%) Analytical Skills
2 348 (5.56%) Computer Science
3 332 (5.30%) Management Information System
4 243 (3.88%) Data Centre
5 175 (2.80%) PKI
6 165 (2.64%) CESG
7 141 (2.25%) Driving Licence
7 141 (2.25%) Mathematics
8 139 (2.22%) Mobile App
9 127 (2.03%) Cybercrime
10 118 (1.88%) Security Operations Centre
11 116 (1.85%) Visualisation
12 104 (1.66%) Clustering
13 93 (1.49%) User Experience
14 90 (1.44%) Cyberthreat
15 86 (1.37%) Embedded Systems
16 65 (1.04%) Blackberry
17 64 (1.02%) Cyber Attack
18 52 (0.83%) CESG CLAS
18 52 (0.83%) EPoS
Operating Systems
1 1358 (21.69%) Windows
2 1053 (16.82%) Linux
3 504 (8.05%) Windows Server
4 503 (8.03%) Unix
5 355 (5.67%) Windows Server 2008
6 285 (4.55%) Windows Server 2012
7 229 (3.66%) Windows Server 2003
8 180 (2.87%) Windows 7
9 173 (2.76%) Android
10 164 (2.62%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
11 135 (2.16%) Solaris
12 133 (2.12%) Apple iOS
13 115 (1.84%) CentOS
14 64 (1.02%) Windows XP
15 62 (0.99%) AIX
16 53 (0.85%) Windows 8
17 50 (0.80%) Mac OS X
18 48 (0.77%) VxWorks
19 44 (0.70%) Windows 10
20 42 (0.67%) Windows Phone
Processes & Methodologies
1 1125 (17.97%) Agile Software Development
2 1055 (16.85%) ITIL
3 1002 (16.00%) Cybersecurity
4 552 (8.82%) Software Engineering
5 506 (8.08%) Information Security
6 460 (7.35%) Project Management
7 424 (6.77%) Presales
8 410 (6.55%) Service Delivery
9 384 (6.13%) Security Architecture
10 374 (5.97%) Open Source
11 358 (5.72%) Mentoring
11 358 (5.72%) Penetration Testing
12 349 (5.57%) Scrum
13 299 (4.78%) Analytics
14 292 (4.66%) UML
15 280 (4.47%) Continuous Integration
15 280 (4.47%) PRINCE2
16 278 (4.44%) Service Management
17 274 (4.38%) Configuration Management
18 258 (4.12%) SDLC
Programming Languages
1 1128 (18.02%) Java
2 827 (13.21%) C
3 785 (12.54%) SQL
4 625 (9.98%) C++
5 613 (9.79%) JavaScript
6 587 (9.38%) C#
7 521 (8.32%) Python
8 218 (3.48%) PowerShell
9 208 (3.32%) Perl
10 194 (3.10%) PHP
11 174 (2.78%) Ruby
12 166 (2.65%) Bash Shell
13 144 (2.30%) VB
14 134 (2.14%) PL/SQL
15 119 (1.90%) VB.NET
16 108 (1.72%) Scala
17 107 (1.71%) Shell Script
18 91 (1.45%) Objective-C
19 81 (1.29%) T-SQL
20 57 (0.91%) XPath
Qualifications
1 3918 (62.58%) SC Cleared
2 1462 (23.35%) DV Cleared
3 934 (14.92%) Degree
4 528 (8.43%) Cisco Certification
5 402 (6.42%) CISSP
6 388 (6.20%) CCNA
7 278 (4.44%) CCNP
8 252 (4.02%) Microsoft Certification
9 218 (3.48%) CREST Certified
10 194 (3.10%) CISM
11 140 (2.24%) MCSE
12 133 (2.12%) ISEB
13 131 (2.09%) CESG Certified Professional
14 126 (2.01%) ISTQB
15 108 (1.72%) CHECK Team Leader
16 107 (1.71%) CEH
17 106 (1.69%) GIAC
18 100 (1.60%) CLAS
19 98 (1.57%) ITIL Certification
20 95 (1.52%) SANS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 366 (5.85%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 352 (5.62%) SLA
3 204 (3.26%) QA
4 112 (1.79%) PCI DSS
5 99 (1.58%) HMG Security Policy Framework
6 63 (1.01%) Disclosure Scotland
7 52 (0.83%) RMADS
8 33 (0.53%) Data Quality
8 33 (0.53%) JSP 440
9 25 (0.40%) ISO 9001
10 24 (0.38%) COBIT
11 19 (0.30%) FISMA
12 15 (0.24%) GPG13
13 13 (0.21%) ISO22301
14 11 (0.18%) DO-178B
15 10 (0.16%) ISO27002
16 9 (0.14%) Def Stans
17 8 (0.13%) DO-254
17 8 (0.13%) HMG Infosec
18 7 (0.11%) PA-DSS
System Software
1 575 (9.18%) Active Directory
2 462 (7.38%) VMware Infrastructure
3 174 (2.78%) vSphere
4 168 (2.68%) Hyper-V
5 89 (1.42%) VMware ESXi
6 79 (1.26%) XenApp
7 76 (1.21%) Docker
8 67 (1.07%) VMware ESX
9 58 (0.93%) Firmware
10 55 (0.88%) Microsoft App-V
11 41 (0.65%) vCloud
11 41 (0.65%) Virtual Machines
12 40 (0.64%) Oracle RAC
13 35 (0.56%) Terminal Services
14 27 (0.43%) XenDesktop
15 26 (0.42%) Virtual Servers
16 25 (0.40%) Forefront TMG
17 20 (0.32%) Samba
18 19 (0.30%) Apache ZooKeeper
18 19 (0.30%) HDFS
Systems Management
1 203 (3.24%) SCCM
2 144 (2.30%) Puppet
3 123 (1.96%) Nessus
4 107 (1.71%) SCOM
5 81 (1.29%) Nmap
6 72 (1.15%) NetBackup
7 63 (1.01%) Ansible
8 53 (0.85%) Opscode Chef
9 51 (0.81%) Microsoft Clustering
10 44 (0.70%) WSUS
11 42 (0.67%) Backup Exec
12 41 (0.65%) Oracle RMAN
13 35 (0.56%) McAfee ePO
14 33 (0.53%) Data Guard
14 33 (0.53%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
15 32 (0.51%) OpenVAS
16 31 (0.50%) Norton AntiVirus
17 30 (0.48%) Forefront Identity Manager
17 30 (0.48%) HP SIM
17 30 (0.48%) Nagios
Vendors
1 1226 (19.58%) Microsoft
2 776 (12.39%) VMware
3 740 (11.82%) Oracle
4 682 (10.89%) Cisco
5 345 (5.51%) Juniper
6 286 (4.57%) HP
7 218 (3.48%) Citrix
8 204 (3.26%) CheckPoint
9 189 (3.02%) IBM
10 182 (2.91%) Red Hat
11 147 (2.35%) SAP
12 138 (2.20%) F5
13 126 (2.01%) EMC
14 123 (1.96%) Symantec
15 110 (1.76%) Dell
15 110 (1.76%) Palo Alto
16 77 (1.23%) Remedy
17 74 (1.18%) NetApp
18 71 (1.13%) Intel Security
19 63 (1.01%) SolarWinds
Kingston Upon Thames, Surrey
Informatiq Consulting
Salary: £40000 - £48000 per annum + Pension, Medical
Posted: 18 hours ago
Coventry, West Midlands (County)
Informatiq Consulting
Salary: £18000 - £25000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Essex
Informatiq Consulting
Posted: Yesterday
Dorchester, Dorset
Networkers
Salary: £19000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
North West London
Executive Recruitment Services (ERS)
Salary: £50000 - £55000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Basingstoke, Hampshire
Lorien Resourcing
Salary: Competitive Salary Package
Posted: 3 days ago
Essex
Informatiq Consulting
Posted: Yesterday
Gloucestershire
Informatiq Consulting
Salary: £25000 - £55000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 18 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Lorien Resourcing
Salary: £30000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Farnborough, Hampshire
Global Technology Solutions Ltd
Salary: £30000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Harris Global
Salary: From £65,000 to £85,000 per annum Benefits + Bonus
Posted: 2 days ago
Chippenham, Wiltshire
Global Technology Solutions Ltd
Salary: £28000 - £30000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Corsham, Wiltshire
Global Technology Solutions Ltd
Salary: £30000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Farnborough, Hampshire
Executive Recruitment Services (ERS)
Salary: £55000 - £57000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Hampshire
Executive Recruitment Services (ERS)
Salary: £55000 - £70000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Woking, Surrey
Venturi
Salary: £50000.00 - £70000.00 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Plymouth, Devon
IntaPeople
Salary: £30000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Gloucester, Gloucestershire
Lorien Resourcing
Salary: Negotiable + bonus + pension
Posted: 3 days ago
Chippenham, Wiltshire
Global Technology Solutions Ltd
Salary: £35000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Southampton, Hampshire
Experis Ltd
Salary: Competitive + benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Oxfordshire
DCL Search & Selection
Salary: £50000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Sanderson
Salary: £45000 - £65000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Northampton, Northamptonshire
Lorien Resourcing
Posted: 2 days ago
Northampton, Northamptonshire
Lorien Resourcing
Salary: £42000 per annum + Benefits Package
Posted: 3 days ago
Gloucester, Gloucestershire
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £60,000 - £70,000 + Generous Package
Posted: 4 days ago
Leatherhead, Surrey
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £60,000 - £70,000 + Generous Package
Posted: 4 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £60,000 - £70,000 + Generous Package
Posted: 4 days ago
Bristol Area
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £60,000 - £70,000 + Generous Package
Posted: 4 days ago
Gloucester, Gloucestershire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 40,000
Posted: 6 days ago
Saffron Walden, Essex
Informatiq Consulting
Posted: 3 days ago