The table below looks at the statistics for SC Cleared in IT jobs advertised for the Essex region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited SC Cleared over the 3 months to 24 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Security Check (SC) Clearance
Rank 76 91 78
Rank change year-on-year
+15 -13
Permanent jobs citing SC Cleared 28 17 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Essex 2.12% 1.19% 0.83%
As % of the Qualifications category 7.98% 4.91% 3.14%
Number of salaries quoted 3 8 2
Average salary £62,500 £37,750 £72,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+65.56% -47.93%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £37,500 £66,500
10% offered a salary of more than £64,500 £50,000 £78,500
UK excluding London average salary £47,250 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+5.00% +5.88%
SC Cleared
East of England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Qualifications category in permanent jobs advertised in the Essex region.

Qualifications Category
Essex
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
351 346 255
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Essex 26.61% 24.31% 26.34%
Number of salaries quoted 275 257 211
Average salary £46,500 £45,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.33% +12.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,000 £25,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £63,998 £55,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

SC Cleared
Jobs Demand Trend in Essex

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing SC Cleared across the Essex region as a proportion of the total demand within the Qualifications category.

SC Cleared Jobs Demand Trend in Essex

SC Cleared
Salary Trend in Essex

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing SC Cleared across the Essex region.

SC Cleared Salary Trend in Essex

SC Cleared
Salary Histogram in Essex

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing SC Cleared across the Essex region over the 3 months to 24 April 2015.

SC Cleared Salary Histogram in Essex

SC Cleared
Job Locations in Essex

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing SC Cleared within the Essex region over the 3 months to 24 April 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
Chelmsford - 2 £63,750 -
Maldon - 1 £25,000 -
SC Cleared
East of England

SC Cleared
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Essex

For the 6 months to 24 April 2015, IT jobs across the Essex region citing SC 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 SC Cleared.

1 57 (100.00%) Security Cleared
2 48 (84.21%) C
3 32 (56.14%) Degree
4 20 (35.09%) Electronics
5 18 (31.58%) Software Engineering
6 14 (24.56%) Project Management
7 13 (22.81%) Microsoft
8 11 (19.30%) Telematics
9 10 (17.54%) SQL
9 10 (17.54%) SQL Server
10 9 (15.79%) Physics
11 8 (14.04%) C++
11 8 (14.04%) Windows
12 7 (12.28%) Python
12 7 (12.28%) TCP/IP
12 7 (12.28%) Image Processing
12 7 (12.28%) Signal Processing
12 7 (12.28%) Analytics
13 6 (10.53%) Server Monitoring
13 6 (10.53%) Network Management
13 6 (10.53%) DNS
13 6 (10.53%) FTP
13 6 (10.53%) HTTP
13 6 (10.53%) XML
13 6 (10.53%) Linux
13 6 (10.53%) JavaScript
13 6 (10.53%) Perl
13 6 (10.53%) SOAP
13 6 (10.53%) Internet
13 6 (10.53%) Shell Script

SC Cleared
Top Related IT Skills in Essex by Category

For the 6 months to 24 April 2015, IT jobs across the Essex region citing SC 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 SC Cleared. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 4 (7.02%) Apache
2 2 (3.51%) IIS
2 2 (3.51%) Lync
3 1 (1.75%) CMS
3 1 (1.75%) SugarCRM
Applications
1 5 (8.77%) MS Excel
2 4 (7.02%) MS Office
3 1 (1.75%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 2 (3.51%) SAP SD
1 2 (3.51%) SAP CRM
Cloud Services
1 2 (3.51%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 7 (12.28%) TCP/IP
2 6 (10.53%) DNS
2 6 (10.53%) Internet
2 6 (10.53%) FTP
2 6 (10.53%) HTTP
2 6 (10.53%) SSH
3 4 (7.02%) Firewall
3 4 (7.02%) WAN
4 3 (5.26%) Wireless
5 2 (3.51%) Network Security
5 2 (3.51%) GSM
5 2 (3.51%) MPLS
6 1 (1.75%) Ethernet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (17.54%) SQL Server
2 4 (7.02%) Firebird
3 2 (3.51%) Relational Database
3 2 (3.51%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 2 (3.51%) Visual Studio
General
1 20 (35.09%) Electronics
2 6 (10.53%) Manufacturing
3 5 (8.77%) Automotive
4 2 (3.51%) Billing
4 2 (3.51%) Marketing
4 2 (3.51%) Finance
Job Titles
1 13 (22.81%) Systems Engineer
2 12 (21.05%) Project Manager
3 9 (15.79%) Software Engineer
4 6 (10.53%) Systems Administrator
4 6 (10.53%) Systems Support
4 6 (10.53%) Support Engineer
4 6 (10.53%) Administrator
4 6 (10.53%) Software Project Manager
4 6 (10.53%) Systems Support Engineer
4 6 (10.53%) Software Manager
5 5 (8.77%) Consultant
5 5 (8.77%) Hardware Engineer
6 4 (7.02%) Network Design Architect
6 4 (7.02%) Architect
6 4 (7.02%) Network Architect
7 3 (5.26%) Technical Design Architect
7 3 (5.26%) Technical Architect
7 3 (5.26%) Network Technical Architect
7 3 (5.26%) Technology Consultant
8 2 (3.51%) Data Scientist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (10.53%) SOAP
1 6 (10.53%) XML
2 5 (8.77%) .NET
3 4 (7.02%) Web Services
3 4 (7.02%) Ext JS
4 2 (3.51%) ASP.NET
4 2 (3.51%) WCF
4 2 (3.51%) jQuery
5 1 (1.75%) WinForms
Miscellaneous
1 11 (19.30%) Telematics
2 9 (15.79%) Physics
3 6 (10.53%) Smartphone
4 5 (8.77%) Algorithms
5 3 (5.26%) Mathematics
5 3 (5.26%) Analytical Skills
6 2 (3.51%) Statistics
6 2 (3.51%) Client/Server
6 2 (3.51%) Management Information System
6 2 (3.51%) Human Factors
6 2 (3.51%) Computer Science
7 1 (1.75%) Social Media
7 1 (1.75%) Embedded Systems
Operating Systems
1 8 (14.04%) Windows
2 6 (10.53%) Linux
3 2 (3.51%) Windows Server 2008
3 2 (3.51%) Windows 7
3 2 (3.51%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (31.58%) Software Engineering
2 14 (24.56%) Project Management
3 7 (12.28%) Image Processing
3 7 (12.28%) Signal Processing
3 7 (12.28%) Analytics
4 6 (10.53%) Server Monitoring
4 6 (10.53%) Network Management
4 6 (10.53%) Asset Management
5 4 (7.02%) Logistics
5 4 (7.02%) Risk Management
6 3 (5.26%) Validation
6 3 (5.26%) Service Delivery
6 3 (5.26%) CRM
7 2 (3.51%) PRINCE
7 2 (3.51%) PRINCE2
7 2 (3.51%) OO
7 2 (3.51%) GAP Analysis
7 2 (3.51%) MVC
7 2 (3.51%) Migration
7 2 (3.51%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 48 (84.21%) C
2 10 (17.54%) SQL
3 8 (14.04%) C++
4 7 (12.28%) Python
5 6 (10.53%) Shell Script
5 6 (10.53%) JavaScript
5 6 (10.53%) Perl
6 5 (8.77%) C#
7 4 (7.02%) PHP
8 3 (5.26%) Java
9 1 (1.75%) Objective-C
Qualifications
1 57 (100.00%) Security Cleared
2 32 (56.14%) Degree
3 4 (7.02%) CCNP
3 4 (7.02%) CCNA
3 4 (7.02%) CCDA
3 4 (7.02%) CCDP
3 4 (7.02%) Cisco Certification
3 4 (7.02%) CCSA
3 4 (7.02%) CCSE
4 3 (5.26%) JNCIP
4 3 (5.26%) JNCIE
4 3 (5.26%) DV Cleared
4 3 (5.26%) CCIE
5 2 (3.51%) Postgraduate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (3.51%) SLA
1 2 (3.51%) JSP 440
2 1 (1.75%) ISO 9001
2 1 (1.75%) QA
System Software
1 4 (7.02%) Active Directory
2 1 (1.75%) Firmware
Vendors
1 13 (22.81%) Microsoft
2 4 (7.02%) Cisco
2 4 (7.02%) Juniper
2 4 (7.02%) CheckPoint
3 2 (3.51%) F5
3 2 (3.51%) Rackspace
3 2 (3.51%) SAP
3 2 (3.51%) Avaya