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 3 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
3 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Security Check (SC) Clearance
Rank 83 84 77
Rank change year-on-year
+1 -7
Permanent jobs citing SC Cleared 15 16 12
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Essex 1.19% 1.24% 1.15%
As % of the Qualifications category 5.14% 5.42% 3.56%
Number of salaries quoted 2 8 9
Average salary £32,500 £44,500 £57,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-26.96% -22.60%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,500 £36,750 £25,928
10% offered a salary of more than £34,500 £67,500 £71,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £47,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
-5.26% +11.76%
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
292 295 337
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Essex 23.25% 22.85% 32.16%
Number of salaries quoted 228 219 279
Average salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,500
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £61,450 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.43% +2.50%

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
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 3 July 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 -3 2 £32,500 -51.85%
SC Cleared
East of England

SC Cleared
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Essex

For the 6 months to 3 July 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 54 (100.00%) Security Cleared
2 47 (87.04%) C
3 31 (57.41%) Degree
4 20 (37.04%) Electronics
5 17 (31.48%) Software Engineering
6 15 (27.78%) Project Management
7 14 (25.93%) Microsoft
8 11 (20.37%) Telematics
9 10 (18.52%) SQL
10 9 (16.67%) SQL Server
11 8 (14.81%) C++
11 8 (14.81%) Windows
11 8 (14.81%) Physics
12 7 (12.96%) Python
12 7 (12.96%) TCP/IP
13 6 (11.11%) FTP
13 6 (11.11%) HTTP
13 6 (11.11%) Internet
13 6 (11.11%) Shell Script
13 6 (11.11%) DNS
13 6 (11.11%) MS Excel
13 6 (11.11%) Linux
13 6 (11.11%) JavaScript
13 6 (11.11%) Perl
13 6 (11.11%) MS Office
13 6 (11.11%) SOAP
13 6 (11.11%) XML
13 6 (11.11%) Image Processing
13 6 (11.11%) SSH
13 6 (11.11%) Smartphone

SC Cleared
Top Related IT Skills in Essex by Category

For the 6 months to 3 July 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 (7.41%) Apache
2 2 (3.70%) IIS
2 2 (3.70%) Lync
3 1 (1.85%) CMS
3 1 (1.85%) SugarCRM
Applications
1 6 (11.11%) MS Office
1 6 (11.11%) MS Excel
2 3 (5.56%) MS PowerPoint
3 1 (1.85%) MS Project
3 1 (1.85%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 2 (3.70%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 7 (12.96%) TCP/IP
2 6 (11.11%) DNS
2 6 (11.11%) Internet
2 6 (11.11%) FTP
2 6 (11.11%) HTTP
2 6 (11.11%) SSH
3 4 (7.41%) Firewall
3 4 (7.41%) WAN
4 3 (5.56%) Wireless
5 2 (3.70%) Network Security
5 2 (3.70%) GSM
5 2 (3.70%) MPLS
6 1 (1.85%) Ethernet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (16.67%) SQL Server
2 4 (7.41%) Firebird
3 1 (1.85%) Relational Database
3 1 (1.85%) Data Warehouse
3 1 (1.85%) SAP BI
Development Applications
1 2 (3.70%) Visual Studio
General
1 20 (37.04%) Electronics
2 5 (9.26%) Automotive
2 5 (9.26%) Manufacturing
3 2 (3.70%) Marketing
3 2 (3.70%) Finance
Job Titles
1 13 (24.07%) Systems Engineer
2 12 (22.22%) Project Manager
3 7 (12.96%) Software Engineer
4 6 (11.11%) Systems Administrator
4 6 (11.11%) Systems Support
4 6 (11.11%) Support Engineer
4 6 (11.11%) Administrator
4 6 (11.11%) Software Project Manager
4 6 (11.11%) Systems Support Engineer
4 6 (11.11%) Software Manager
4 6 (11.11%) Telematics Engineer
5 5 (9.26%) Hardware Engineer
6 4 (7.41%) Architect
6 4 (7.41%) Network Design Architect
6 4 (7.41%) Network Architect
7 3 (5.56%) Technical Design Architect
7 3 (5.56%) Network Technical Architect
7 3 (5.56%) Technical Architect
8 2 (3.70%) Consultant
8 2 (3.70%) Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (11.11%) SOAP
1 6 (11.11%) XML
2 4 (7.41%) Web Services
2 4 (7.41%) .NET
2 4 (7.41%) Ext JS
3 2 (3.70%) ASP.NET
3 2 (3.70%) WCF
3 2 (3.70%) jQuery
4 1 (1.85%) WinForms
Miscellaneous
1 11 (20.37%) Telematics
2 8 (14.81%) Physics
3 6 (11.11%) Smartphone
4 4 (7.41%) Algorithms
5 3 (5.56%) Analytical Skills
6 2 (3.70%) Statistics
6 2 (3.70%) Mathematics
6 2 (3.70%) Management Information System
6 2 (3.70%) Human Factors
6 2 (3.70%) Computer Science
7 1 (1.85%) Social Media
7 1 (1.85%) Embedded Systems
7 1 (1.85%) Client/Server
Operating Systems
1 8 (14.81%) Windows
2 6 (11.11%) Linux
3 2 (3.70%) Windows Server 2008
3 2 (3.70%) Windows 7
3 2 (3.70%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (31.48%) Software Engineering
2 15 (27.78%) Project Management
3 6 (11.11%) Asset Management
3 6 (11.11%) Image Processing
3 6 (11.11%) Network Management
3 6 (11.11%) Signal Processing
3 6 (11.11%) Analytics
3 6 (11.11%) Server Monitoring
4 4 (7.41%) Logistics
4 4 (7.41%) Risk Management
5 3 (5.56%) Programme Management
5 3 (5.56%) Service Delivery
6 2 (3.70%) PRINCE2
6 2 (3.70%) CRM
6 2 (3.70%) Agile Software Development
6 2 (3.70%) PRINCE
6 2 (3.70%) Validation
6 2 (3.70%) Migration
6 2 (3.70%) Stakeholder Management
6 2 (3.70%) Data Migration
Programming Languages
1 47 (87.04%) C
2 10 (18.52%) SQL
3 8 (14.81%) C++
4 7 (12.96%) Python
5 6 (11.11%) Shell Script
5 6 (11.11%) JavaScript
5 6 (11.11%) Perl
6 4 (7.41%) PHP
6 4 (7.41%) C#
7 3 (5.56%) Java
8 1 (1.85%) Objective-C
Qualifications
1 54 (100.00%) Security Cleared
2 31 (57.41%) Degree
3 4 (7.41%) CCNP
3 4 (7.41%) CCNA
3 4 (7.41%) CCDA
3 4 (7.41%) CCDP
3 4 (7.41%) Cisco Certification
3 4 (7.41%) CCSA
3 4 (7.41%) CCSE
4 3 (5.56%) JNCIP
4 3 (5.56%) JNCIE
4 3 (5.56%) CCIE
5 2 (3.70%) Postgraduate
5 2 (3.70%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (3.70%) JSP 440
2 1 (1.85%) SLA
System Software
1 4 (7.41%) Active Directory
2 1 (1.85%) Firmware
Vendors
1 14 (25.93%) Microsoft
2 4 (7.41%) Cisco
2 4 (7.41%) Juniper
2 4 (7.41%) CheckPoint
3 2 (3.70%) F5
3 2 (3.70%) Rackspace
3 2 (3.70%) Avaya
4 1 (1.85%) SAP