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 30 September 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
30 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Security Clearance
Rank 78 92 79
Rank change year-on-year
+14 -13
Permanent jobs citing Security Cleared 3183 3094 3653
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 3.55% 3.04% 3.42%
As % of the Qualifications category 13.65% 11.20% 12.58%
Number of salaries quoted 2220 2376 2607
Median salary £47,500 £47,500 £47,500
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £30,000 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £70,000 £70,000
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
23318 27636 29030
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 26.02% 27.12% 27.15%
Number of salaries quoted 18852 22392 22869
Median salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £67,000 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £41,500
% change year-on-year
- +2.40%

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 30 September 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 30 September 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 +3 957 £50,000 +11.11% 122
South West +9 854 £42,500 - 86
London -13 559 £57,500 +2.67% 106
North West +37 204 £45,000 +12.50% 40
West Midlands +24 199 £47,500 +5.55% 34
East of England +24 177 £45,000 -10.00% 15
East Midlands -6 92 £42,500 +6.25% 7
Yorkshire -30 66 £42,500 -5.55% 14
North East +33 47 £40,000 +2.56% 19
Midlands +15 10 £55,000 - 1
Security Cleared
UK

Security Cleared
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 30 September 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 3700 (60.19%) SC Cleared
2 1646 (26.78%) DV Cleared
3 1308 (21.28%) Windows
4 1205 (19.60%) Agile Software Development
5 1182 (19.23%) Microsoft
6 1172 (19.07%) Java
7 1132 (18.42%) ITIL
8 1046 (17.02%) Linux
9 970 (15.78%) Cybersecurity
10 857 (13.94%) C
11 828 (13.47%) Degree
12 792 (12.88%) SQL
13 782 (12.72%) Finance
14 767 (12.48%) Firewall
15 718 (11.68%) VMware
16 683 (11.11%) Oracle
17 641 (10.43%) Cisco
18 613 (9.97%) JavaScript
19 610 (9.92%) C++
20 603 (9.81%) MS Excel
21 602 (9.79%) C#
22 562 (9.14%) Active Directory
23 561 (9.13%) Cisco Certification
23 561 (9.13%) Telecoms
24 560 (9.11%) Software Engineering
25 525 (8.54%) Python
26 517 (8.41%) HTML
27 515 (8.38%) Unix
28 512 (8.33%) SQL Server
29 496 (8.07%) .NET

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
1 269 (4.38%) SharePoint
2 163 (2.65%) MS Exchange
3 145 (2.36%) WebLogic
4 136 (2.21%) Apache
5 133 (2.16%) JBoss
6 132 (2.15%) IIS
7 97 (1.58%) Apache Pig
8 92 (1.50%) Elasticsearch
9 88 (1.43%) Skype for Business
10 81 (1.32%) Apache Spark
11 77 (1.25%) Tomcat
12 73 (1.19%) Exchange Server 2010
13 71 (1.16%) WebSphere
14 69 (1.12%) SharePoint 2010
15 65 (1.06%) BizTalk Server
15 65 (1.06%) Exchange Server 2007
16 59 (0.96%) SharePoint 2013
17 48 (0.78%) Alfresco
18 42 (0.68%) Joomla!
19 38 (0.62%) Confluence
Applications
1 603 (9.81%) MS Excel
2 313 (5.09%) MS Office
3 94 (1.53%) MS Project
4 65 (1.06%) MS PowerPoint
5 62 (1.01%) MS Visio
6 29 (0.47%) Spreadsheet
7 10 (0.16%) Photoshop
8 9 (0.15%) Adobe Illustrator
8 9 (0.15%) OmniGraffle
9 8 (0.13%) AutoCAD
9 8 (0.13%) Simulink
10 6 (0.098%) InfoPath
10 6 (0.098%) Mingle
11 5 (0.081%) SOLIDWORKS
12 4 (0.065%) Adobe Creative Suite
13 3 (0.049%) 3ds Max
13 3 (0.049%) Acrobat
13 3 (0.049%) Adobe Captivate
13 3 (0.049%) Fireworks
13 3 (0.049%) Maya
Business Applications
1 73 (1.19%) Dynamics CRM
2 38 (0.62%) Oracle EBS
2 38 (0.62%) Remedy ITSM
3 37 (0.60%) SAP Oil and Gas
4 34 (0.55%) SAP HR
5 26 (0.42%) Oracle EBS R12
6 21 (0.34%) SAP FI
6 21 (0.34%) SAP HCM
7 18 (0.29%) Dynamics AX
8 17 (0.28%) Maximo
9 14 (0.23%) Oracle BPM
9 14 (0.23%) SAP Payroll
9 14 (0.23%) Sentinel
10 13 (0.21%) Primavera
11 12 (0.20%) Oracle 11i
11 12 (0.20%) SAP PS
12 11 (0.18%) Oracle Applications
12 11 (0.18%) SAP MM
13 9 (0.15%) SAP PM
14 8 (0.13%) Oracle Payroll
Cloud Services
1 180 (2.93%) Microsoft Azure
2 152 (2.47%) Amazon AWS
3 128 (2.08%) SaaS
4 110 (1.79%) Office 365
5 77 (1.25%) PaaS
6 70 (1.14%) GitHub
7 58 (0.94%) IaaS
8 46 (0.75%) Cloud Computing
9 20 (0.33%) Google Cloud Platform
9 20 (0.33%) SuccessFactors
10 16 (0.26%) Azure Active Directory
11 11 (0.18%) Amazon S3
12 8 (0.13%) Taleo
12 8 (0.13%) Virtual Private Cloud
13 7 (0.11%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
13 7 (0.11%) IBM Cloud
14 6 (0.098%) Amazon EC2
15 5 (0.081%) Oracle CX
16 2 (0.033%) AWS OpsWorks
16 2 (0.033%) iPaaS
Communications & Networking
1 767 (12.48%) Firewall
2 381 (6.20%) Network Security
3 330 (5.37%) LAN
3 330 (5.37%) TCP/IP
4 328 (5.34%) WAN
5 249 (4.05%) VPN
6 245 (3.99%) DNS
7 160 (2.60%) Cisco ASA
8 157 (2.55%) Internet
8 157 (2.55%) Wireless
9 134 (2.18%) DHCP
10 124 (2.02%) MPLS
11 123 (2.00%) SSL
12 115 (1.87%) SAN
13 110 (1.79%) BGP
14 100 (1.63%) HTTP
15 85 (1.38%) OSPF
16 74 (1.20%) Intrusion Detection
17 60 (0.98%) Broadband
17 60 (0.98%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 512 (8.33%) SQL Server
2 343 (5.58%) Big Data
3 232 (3.77%) Hadoop
4 201 (3.27%) MongoDB
5 169 (2.75%) MySQL
6 161 (2.62%) NoSQL
7 150 (2.44%) Oracle Database
8 117 (1.90%) Relational Database
9 100 (1.63%) Apache Hive
10 82 (1.33%) Oracle Database 11g
11 78 (1.27%) SQL Server Integration Services
12 75 (1.22%) PostgreSQL
13 69 (1.12%) GIS
14 65 (1.06%) RDBMS
15 62 (1.01%) SQL Server 2008
16 61 (0.99%) Apache Cassandra
17 49 (0.80%) Neo4j
18 47 (0.76%) SQL Server 2012
19 40 (0.65%) Data Warehouse
19 40 (0.65%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 165 (2.68%) JIRA
2 163 (2.65%) Selenium
3 149 (2.42%) Jenkins
4 147 (2.39%) Visual Studio
5 134 (2.18%) Team Foundation Server
6 103 (1.68%) Subversion
7 96 (1.56%) JUnit
8 93 (1.51%) Maven
9 88 (1.43%) Metasploit
10 86 (1.40%) Git (software)
11 73 (1.19%) Cucumber
12 63 (1.02%) Ant
13 52 (0.85%) Rational DOORS
14 47 (0.76%) Jasmine
15 38 (0.62%) Atlassian Bamboo
15 38 (0.62%) Moq
16 35 (0.57%) LoadRunner
17 30 (0.49%) Eclipse
17 30 (0.49%) SoapUI
18 29 (0.47%) Oracle Forms
General
1 782 (12.72%) Finance
2 561 (9.13%) Telecoms
3 198 (3.22%) Manufacturing
4 155 (2.52%) Retail
5 133 (2.16%) Legal
6 126 (2.05%) Military
7 113 (1.84%) Aerospace
8 107 (1.74%) Marketing
9 105 (1.71%) Electronics
10 104 (1.69%) Banking
11 85 (1.38%) Publishing
12 81 (1.32%) Games
13 53 (0.86%) Automotive
14 37 (0.60%) Back Office
15 25 (0.41%) Local Government
15 25 (0.41%) Pharmaceutical
16 22 (0.36%) Law
17 21 (0.34%) Multimedia
18 20 (0.33%) Financial Institution
19 19 (0.31%) Front Office
Job Titles
1 821 (13.36%) Analyst
2 764 (12.43%) Developer
3 716 (11.65%) Architect
4 611 (9.94%) Consultant
5 366 (5.95%) Network Engineer
6 328 (5.34%) Support Engineer
7 282 (4.59%) Security Consultant
8 253 (4.12%) Software Engineer
9 208 (3.38%) Java Developer
10 202 (3.29%) Administrator
11 193 (3.14%) Tester
12 191 (3.11%) Solutions Architect
13 187 (3.04%) Security Architect
14 182 (2.96%) Security Engineer
15 176 (2.86%) Systems Engineer
16 163 (2.65%) Project Manager
17 156 (2.54%) Security Analyst
18 145 (2.36%) Infrastructure Engineer
19 138 (2.24%) 3rd Line Engineer
20 136 (2.21%) Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 517 (8.41%) HTML
2 496 (8.07%) .NET
3 367 (5.97%) Web Services
4 330 (5.37%) XML
5 319 (5.19%) CSS
6 247 (4.02%) HTML5
7 218 (3.55%) Spring
8 204 (3.32%) J2EE
9 182 (2.96%) jQuery
10 174 (2.83%) ASP.NET
11 171 (2.78%) AngularJS
12 144 (2.34%) Java EE
13 139 (2.26%) Hibernate
14 128 (2.08%) REST
15 125 (2.03%) JSON
16 124 (2.02%) SOAP
17 117 (1.90%) CSS3
18 98 (1.59%) Backbone.js
19 82 (1.33%) Node.js
20 74 (1.20%) .NET Framework
Miscellaneous
1 475 (7.73%) Analytical Skills
2 396 (6.44%) Management Information System
3 313 (5.09%) Computer Science
4 270 (4.39%) Data Centre
5 176 (2.86%) PKI
6 156 (2.54%) Driving Licence
7 138 (2.24%) CESG
8 109 (1.77%) Mathematics
9 103 (1.68%) Mobile App
9 103 (1.68%) Visualisation
10 101 (1.64%) Security Operations Centre
11 100 (1.63%) Cyberthreat
12 89 (1.45%) Cybercrime
13 81 (1.32%) User Experience
14 79 (1.29%) Clustering
15 72 (1.17%) Cyber Attack
16 67 (1.09%) Private Cloud
17 63 (1.02%) Cryptography
18 60 (0.98%) Embedded Systems
19 46 (0.75%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 1308 (21.28%) Windows
2 1046 (17.02%) Linux
3 515 (8.38%) Unix
4 446 (7.26%) Windows Server
5 316 (5.14%) Windows Server 2008
6 274 (4.46%) Windows Server 2012
7 192 (3.12%) Windows 7
8 177 (2.88%) Android
9 175 (2.85%) Windows Server 2003
10 134 (2.18%) Apple iOS
11 133 (2.16%) Solaris
12 103 (1.68%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
13 101 (1.64%) CentOS
14 62 (1.01%) Windows 10
15 58 (0.94%) VxWorks
16 52 (0.85%) Windows 8
17 48 (0.78%) AIX
18 46 (0.75%) Windows XP
19 42 (0.68%) Windows Phone
20 31 (0.50%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 1205 (19.60%) Agile Software Development
2 1132 (18.42%) ITIL
3 970 (15.78%) Cybersecurity
4 560 (9.11%) Software Engineering
5 463 (7.53%) Project Management
6 459 (7.47%) Information Security
7 442 (7.19%) Scrum
8 429 (6.98%) Presales
9 424 (6.90%) Service Delivery
10 408 (6.64%) Open Source
11 405 (6.59%) Penetration Testing
12 339 (5.51%) Mentoring
13 336 (5.47%) Security Architecture
14 313 (5.09%) Service Management
15 279 (4.54%) Infrastructure Management
16 263 (4.28%) PRINCE2
17 256 (4.16%) SDLC
18 251 (4.08%) Stakeholder Management
19 237 (3.86%) TOGAF
20 236 (3.84%) Change Management
Programming Languages
1 1172 (19.07%) Java
2 857 (13.94%) C
3 792 (12.88%) SQL
4 613 (9.97%) JavaScript
5 610 (9.92%) C++
6 602 (9.79%) C#
7 525 (8.54%) Python
8 238 (3.87%) PowerShell
9 222 (3.61%) Perl
10 187 (3.04%) PHP
11 148 (2.41%) Ruby
12 133 (2.16%) VB
13 126 (2.05%) Scala
14 121 (1.97%) PL/SQL
15 119 (1.94%) Objective-C
15 119 (1.94%) VB.NET
16 118 (1.92%) Bash Shell
17 110 (1.79%) Shell Script
18 91 (1.48%) T-SQL
19 69 (1.12%) Groovy
Qualifications
1 3700 (60.19%) SC Cleared
2 1646 (26.78%) DV Cleared
3 828 (13.47%) Degree
4 561 (9.13%) Cisco Certification
5 419 (6.82%) CISSP
6 412 (6.70%) CCNA
7 296 (4.82%) Microsoft Certification
8 275 (4.47%) CCNP
9 198 (3.22%) CREST Certified
10 191 (3.11%) CISM
11 162 (2.64%) MCSE
12 156 (2.54%) GIAC
13 146 (2.38%) CEH
14 133 (2.16%) SANS
15 128 (2.08%) ISEB
16 126 (2.05%) ITIL Certification
17 115 (1.87%) ISTQB
18 113 (1.84%) BPSS Clearance
19 106 (1.72%) CHECK Team Leader
20 100 (1.63%) OSCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 392 (6.38%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 375 (6.10%) SLA
3 191 (3.11%) QA
4 134 (2.18%) PCI DSS
5 85 (1.38%) HMG Security Policy Framework
6 36 (0.59%) RMADS
7 35 (0.57%) Disclosure Scotland
8 34 (0.55%) Sarbanes-Oxley
9 31 (0.50%) JSP 440
10 21 (0.34%) COBIT
10 21 (0.34%) Data Quality
10 21 (0.34%) GPG13
11 19 (0.31%) FISMA
12 18 (0.29%) ISO 9001
13 13 (0.21%) ISO27002
14 12 (0.20%) DO-178B
14 12 (0.20%) GCP
15 9 (0.15%) ISO22301
16 7 (0.11%) MISRA
17 6 (0.098%) Def Stans
System Software
1 562 (9.14%) Active Directory
2 473 (7.69%) VMware Infrastructure
3 199 (3.24%) Hyper-V
4 118 (1.92%) vSphere
5 88 (1.43%) Docker
6 73 (1.19%) Firmware
7 70 (1.14%) XenApp
8 55 (0.89%) Microsoft App-V
8 55 (0.89%) VMware ESX
9 54 (0.88%) VMware ESXi
10 46 (0.75%) Virtual Machines
11 40 (0.65%) Oracle RAC
12 39 (0.63%) Terminal Services
13 33 (0.54%) Virtual Servers
14 30 (0.49%) Samba
14 30 (0.49%) XenDesktop
15 29 (0.47%) vCloud
16 25 (0.41%) Forefront TMG
17 22 (0.36%) VMware Workstation
18 17 (0.28%) NFS
Systems Management
1 209 (3.40%) SCCM
2 139 (2.26%) Nessus
3 129 (2.10%) Puppet
4 115 (1.87%) SCOM
5 104 (1.69%) Nmap
6 75 (1.22%) NetBackup
7 63 (1.02%) Opscode Chef
8 58 (0.94%) Backup Exec
9 56 (0.91%) Nagios
10 49 (0.80%) WSUS
11 42 (0.68%) Ansible
12 37 (0.60%) HP Quality Center
12 37 (0.60%) OpenVAS
13 33 (0.54%) Oracle RMAN
14 29 (0.47%) Microsoft Clustering
15 24 (0.39%) Forefront Identity Manager
15 24 (0.39%) Kubernetes
15 24 (0.39%) Netcool
16 23 (0.37%) SCOrch
17 22 (0.36%) Data Guard
Vendors
1 1182 (19.23%) Microsoft
2 718 (11.68%) VMware
3 683 (11.11%) Oracle
4 641 (10.43%) Cisco
5 340 (5.53%) Juniper
6 220 (3.58%) HP
7 215 (3.50%) IBM
8 210 (3.42%) Red Hat
9 209 (3.40%) Citrix
10 185 (3.01%) CheckPoint
11 178 (2.90%) SAP
12 127 (2.07%) F5
13 110 (1.79%) EMC
14 98 (1.59%) Palo Alto
15 88 (1.43%) Symantec
16 70 (1.14%) Remedy
17 62 (1.01%) Dell
18 61 (0.99%) NetApp
19 52 (0.85%) MuleSoft
20 51 (0.83%) Intel Security
Edgware, Middlesex
Experis Ltd
Salary: £30000.00 - £40000.00 per annum + pension + benefits
Posted: 18 hours ago
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
Accenture
Salary: Salary dependent on role
Posted: 17 hours ago
Edgware, Middlesex
Experis Ltd
Salary: £30000.00 - £40000.00 per annum + Benefits + pension
Posted: 18 hours ago
Kingston Upon Thames, Surrey
Informatiq Consulting
Salary: Pension + BUPA + Condensed Working Hrs Contract
Posted: Yesterday
Kingston Upon Thames, Surrey
Informatiq Consulting
Posted: Yesterday
Manchester, Lancashire
Informatiq Consulting
Salary: £35000 - £55000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 14 hours ago
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
Accenture
Salary: From £31,424 to £61,500 per annum
Posted: 21 hours ago
Farnborough, Hampshire
Spring Technology
Salary: £16000.00 - £20000.00 per annum + + bonus + shift allowance
Posted: 2 days ago
Bracknell, Berkshire
Lorien Resourcing
Salary: Competitive Salary Package
Posted: 18 hours ago
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
Accenture
Salary: Salary dependent on role
Posted: 14 hours ago
Malvern, Worcestershire
CPS Group UK
Salary: £70000 - £80000 per annum + Car, storng pension ect
Posted: 15 hours ago
Farnborough, Hampshire
Executive Recruitment Services (ERS)
Salary: £50000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Havant, Hampshire
Executive Recruitment Services (ERS)
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Basingstoke, Hampshire
Lorien Resourcing
Salary: Competitive Salary Package
Posted: 2 days ago
Midlands
EMBS Ltd
Salary: £18k - 45k per year + amazing benefits!
Posted: 22 hours ago
Liverpool, Merseyside
LA International
Salary: £35000 - £38000 per annum + Plus Benefits and bonus
Posted: 14 hours ago
Kingston Upon Thames, Surrey
Informatiq Consulting
Posted: 14 hours ago
Cheltenham, Gloucestershire
Executive Recruitment Services (ERS)
Salary: £55000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
Accenture
Salary: From £26,100 to £49,850 per annum
Posted: 21 hours ago
Solihull, West Midlands (County)
360 Resourcing Solutions
Salary: £15,000 - £20,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
South West London
Lorien Resourcing
Salary: £25000 - £28000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Shift allowance
Posted: 18 hours ago
Cheltenham, Gloucestershire
Informatiq Consulting
Posted: 14 hours ago
Gloucester, Gloucestershire
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £40,000 - £60,000
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £40,000 - £60,000
Posted: Yesterday
Reading, Berkshire
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £40,000 - £60,000
Posted: Yesterday
Aldershot, Hampshire
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £40,000 - £60,000
Posted: Yesterday
Guildford, Surrey
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £40,000 - £60,000
Posted: Yesterday
Bristol Area
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £40,000 - £60,000
Posted: Yesterday
South East
Applause IT Innovation
Salary: £70000 - £75000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Camberley, Surrey
Imperative People
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + Car Allow, o/c o/t
Posted: 3 days ago