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 22 February 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
22 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Security Check (SC) Clearance
Rank 74 101 70
Rank change year-on-year
+27 -31
Permanent jobs citing SC Cleared 11 7 29
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Essex 1.18% 0.59% 2.31%
As % of the Qualifications category 3.86% 1.99% 7.59%
Number of salaries quoted 0 7 5
Median salary - £50,000 £52,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
- -4.76%
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £46,750
% change year-on-year
- -3.74%

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
285 352 382
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Essex 30.55% 29.81% 30.39%
Number of salaries quoted 200 257 311
Median salary £45,000 £42,500 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% -15.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £33,000 £24,000 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £85,000 £70,000 £67,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,500

SC Cleared
Jobs Demand Trend in Essex

The demand trend of job ads across the Essex region citing SC Cleared as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in 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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Essex

For the 6 months to 22 February 2017, IT jobs citing SC 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 Essex region with a requirement for SC Cleared.

1 19 (100.00%) Security Cleared
2 13 (68.42%) Relational Database
3 12 (63.16%) Software Engineering
4 11 (57.89%) Agile Software Development
4 11 (57.89%) TDD
4 11 (57.89%) CruiseControl
4 11 (57.89%) JIRA
4 11 (57.89%) Atlassian
4 11 (57.89%) GWT
4 11 (57.89%) Continuous Integration
4 11 (57.89%) Kanban
4 11 (57.89%) DevOps
4 11 (57.89%) REST
4 11 (57.89%) FishEye
4 11 (57.89%) Issue Tracking
4 11 (57.89%) Jenkins
4 11 (57.89%) TeamCity
4 11 (57.89%) Open Source
4 11 (57.89%) Hudson
4 11 (57.89%) Java
4 11 (57.89%) C
4 11 (57.89%) JUnit
4 11 (57.89%) Web Services
4 11 (57.89%) UML
4 11 (57.89%) OO
4 11 (57.89%) RDBMS
4 11 (57.89%) Active Directory
4 11 (57.89%) Middleware
4 11 (57.89%) ClearQuest
4 11 (57.89%) GIS

SC Cleared
Top Related IT Skills in Essex 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 6 (31.58%) Apache
1 6 (31.58%) JBoss
Cloud Services
1 2 (10.53%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 5 (26.32%) HTTP
2 4 (21.05%) SNMP
3 1 (5.26%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (68.42%) Relational Database
2 11 (57.89%) GIS
2 11 (57.89%) RDBMS
3 6 (31.58%) JasperReports
4 5 (26.32%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 11 (57.89%) ClearQuest
1 11 (57.89%) CruiseControl
1 11 (57.89%) FishEye
1 11 (57.89%) Hudson
1 11 (57.89%) Jenkins
1 11 (57.89%) JIRA
1 11 (57.89%) JUnit
1 11 (57.89%) TeamCity
2 6 (31.58%) Ant
2 6 (31.58%) Maven
3 5 (26.32%) Selenium
3 5 (26.32%) SoapUI
3 5 (26.32%) Zephyr
General
1 2 (10.53%) Manufacturing
1 2 (10.53%) Telecoms
2 1 (5.26%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 8 (42.11%) Software Engineer
2 6 (31.58%) Java Engineer
2 6 (31.58%) Java Software Engineer
2 6 (31.58%) Senior Java Engineer
2 6 (31.58%) Senior Java Software Engineer
2 6 (31.58%) Senior Software Engineer
3 5 (26.32%) Senior Software Test Engineer
3 5 (26.32%) Senior Test Engineer
3 5 (26.32%) Software Test Engineer
3 5 (26.32%) Test Engineer
4 4 (21.05%) Systems Engineer
5 2 (10.53%) Graduate
5 2 (10.53%) Graduate Software Engineer
6 1 (5.26%) Graduate C# Developer
6 1 (5.26%) Graduate Developer
6 1 (5.26%) Graduate Software Developer
6 1 (5.26%) IT Support
6 1 (5.26%) IT Technician
6 1 (5.26%) Junior C# Developer
6 1 (5.26%) Unix Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (57.89%) GWT
1 11 (57.89%) Middleware
1 11 (57.89%) REST
1 11 (57.89%) Web Services
2 6 (31.58%) Ajax
2 6 (31.58%) Apache Flex
2 6 (31.58%) AWT
2 6 (31.58%) CSS
2 6 (31.58%) Hibernate
2 6 (31.58%) JMS
2 6 (31.58%) JSON
2 6 (31.58%) Spring
2 6 (31.58%) Swing
3 5 (26.32%) RESTful
3 5 (26.32%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 9 (47.37%) Management Information System
2 6 (31.58%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
3 5 (26.32%) Analytical Skills
3 5 (26.32%) Computer Science
3 5 (26.32%) N-Tier
4 4 (21.05%) e-Health
Operating Systems
1 5 (26.32%) Linux
1 5 (26.32%) Unix
2 1 (5.26%) AIX
2 1 (5.26%) HPUX
2 1 (5.26%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 1 (5.26%) Solaris
2 1 (5.26%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (63.16%) Software Engineering
2 11 (57.89%) Agile Software Development
2 11 (57.89%) Continuous Integration
2 11 (57.89%) DevOps
2 11 (57.89%) Issue Tracking
2 11 (57.89%) Kanban
2 11 (57.89%) OO
2 11 (57.89%) Open Source
2 11 (57.89%) Scrum
2 11 (57.89%) TDD
2 11 (57.89%) UML
3 6 (31.58%) Cybersecurity
3 6 (31.58%) Unit Testing
4 5 (26.32%) Automated Testing
4 5 (26.32%) Continuous Deployment
4 5 (26.32%) Cyber Intelligence
4 5 (26.32%) SOA
4 5 (26.32%) Software Testing
4 5 (26.32%) Test Management
4 5 (26.32%) Test Scripting
Programming Languages
1 11 (57.89%) C
1 11 (57.89%) Java
2 6 (31.58%) JavaScript
3 4 (21.05%) SQL
3 4 (21.05%) VB
4 2 (10.53%) C#
Qualifications
1 19 (100.00%) Security Cleared
2 4 (21.05%) BPSS Clearance
2 4 (21.05%) Degree
System Software
1 11 (57.89%) Active Directory
2 4 (21.05%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 4 (21.05%) BMC PATROL
1 4 (21.05%) Nagios
1 4 (21.05%) OpenView
1 4 (21.05%) Tivoli
1 4 (21.05%) Tivoli Endpoint Manager
Vendors
1 11 (57.89%) Atlassian
2 6 (31.58%) Adobe
2 6 (31.58%) Google
3 5 (26.32%) HP
4 4 (21.05%) BMC
4 4 (21.05%) CA
4 4 (21.05%) Compuware
4 4 (21.05%) Dynatrace
4 4 (21.05%) IBM
4 4 (21.05%) Nimsoft
5 1 (5.26%) Red Hat
5 1 (5.26%) Sun