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 20 November 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
20 Nov 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Security Check (SC) Clearance
Rank 97 75 75
Rank change year-on-year
-22 0
Permanent jobs citing SC Cleared 7 18 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Essex 0.52% 1.60% 0.26%
As % of the Qualifications category 1.93% 5.63% 0.93%
Number of salaries quoted 4 5 1
Average salary £43,750 £50,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-12.50% +42.85%
UK excluding London average salary £48,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +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
363 320 214
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Essex 26.93% 28.52% 27.58%
Number of salaries quoted 293 231 176
Average salary £45,000 £40,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+12.50% -5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,700 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £52,500 £50,000
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
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 20 November 2014. 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
Harlow -2 3 £42,500 -
SC Cleared
East of England

SC Cleared
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Essex

For the 6 months to 20 November 2014, 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 19 (100.00%) Security Cleared
2 10 (52.63%) C
3 8 (42.11%) Windows
4 7 (36.84%) ITIL
4 7 (36.84%) Microsoft
4 7 (36.84%) Management Information System
4 7 (36.84%) Degree
5 6 (31.58%) Windows 7
6 5 (26.32%) Active Directory
7 4 (21.05%) Citrix
7 4 (21.05%) Microsoft Certification
7 4 (21.05%) MCSE
7 4 (21.05%) VBScript
7 4 (21.05%) VB
7 4 (21.05%) Workflow
7 4 (21.05%) Migration
7 4 (21.05%) Military
7 4 (21.05%) Microsoft App-V
7 4 (21.05%) PowerShell
7 4 (21.05%) XenDesktop
7 4 (21.05%) Requirements Management
7 4 (21.05%) JSP 440
8 3 (15.79%) DV Cleared
8 3 (15.79%) SCCM
8 3 (15.79%) Software Engineering
8 3 (15.79%) ISO/IEC 27001
8 3 (15.79%) Network Security
8 3 (15.79%) F5
8 3 (15.79%) Information Assurance
8 3 (15.79%) Business Continuity Management

SC Cleared
Top Related IT Skills in Essex by Category

For the 6 months to 20 November 2014, 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.

Applications
1 3 (15.79%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 3 (15.79%) Firewall
1 3 (15.79%) Wireless
1 3 (15.79%) Network Security
2 1 (5.26%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (10.53%) SQL Server
2 1 (5.26%) Data Warehouse
2 1 (5.26%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 2 (10.53%) Rational DOORS
General
1 4 (21.05%) Military
2 3 (15.79%) Finance
3 1 (5.26%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 5 (26.32%) Architect
2 3 (15.79%) Network Architect
2 3 (15.79%) Senior Network Architect
2 3 (15.79%) IT Security Officer
2 3 (15.79%) Security Officer
2 3 (15.79%) Senior Architect
3 2 (10.53%) IT Security Auditor
3 2 (10.53%) Auditor
3 2 (10.53%) Deployment Engineer
3 2 (10.53%) Enterprise Architect
3 2 (10.53%) Integration Engineer
3 2 (10.53%) Software Engineer
3 2 (10.53%) IT Auditor
3 2 (10.53%) Test Engineer
4 1 (5.26%) Project Engineer
4 1 (5.26%) Service Manager
4 1 (5.26%) .NET Developer
4 1 (5.26%) Developer
4 1 (5.26%) Web Developer
4 1 (5.26%) Senior Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (10.53%) Web Services
1 2 (10.53%) .NET
2 1 (5.26%) ASP.NET
2 1 (5.26%) CSS
2 1 (5.26%) HTML
2 1 (5.26%) LINQ
2 1 (5.26%) jQuery
2 1 (5.26%) ASP.NET MVC
Miscellaneous
1 7 (36.84%) Management Information System
2 3 (15.79%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (10.53%) Computer Science
4 1 (5.26%) Algorithms
4 1 (5.26%) Client/Server
Operating Systems
1 8 (42.11%) Windows
2 6 (31.58%) Windows 7
3 2 (10.53%) Windows Server 2008
3 2 (10.53%) Windows Server 2012
4 1 (5.26%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (36.84%) ITIL
2 4 (21.05%) Workflow
2 4 (21.05%) Migration
2 4 (21.05%) Requirements Management
3 3 (15.79%) Service Delivery
3 3 (15.79%) Software Engineering
3 3 (15.79%) Strategic Planning
3 3 (15.79%) Business Continuity
3 3 (15.79%) Information Security
3 3 (15.79%) Data Management
3 3 (15.79%) Network Design
3 3 (15.79%) Information Assurance
3 3 (15.79%) Business Continuity Management
3 3 (15.79%) Risk Management
4 2 (10.53%) Test Planning
4 2 (10.53%) UML
4 2 (10.53%) Data Modelling
4 2 (10.53%) Project Management
4 2 (10.53%) DoDAF
4 2 (10.53%) MODAF
Programming Languages
1 10 (52.63%) C
2 4 (21.05%) VBScript
2 4 (21.05%) VB
2 4 (21.05%) PowerShell
3 2 (10.53%) C#
4 1 (5.26%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 19 (100.00%) Security Cleared
2 7 (36.84%) Degree
3 4 (21.05%) MCSE
3 4 (21.05%) Microsoft Certification
4 3 (15.79%) ITIL Certification
4 3 (15.79%) MCITP
4 3 (15.79%) Citrix Certification
4 3 (15.79%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (21.05%) JSP 440
2 3 (15.79%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 1 (5.26%) QA
3 1 (5.26%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 5 (26.32%) Active Directory
2 4 (21.05%) Microsoft App-V
2 4 (21.05%) XenDesktop
3 1 (5.26%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 3 (15.79%) SCCM
Vendors
1 7 (36.84%) Microsoft
2 4 (21.05%) Citrix
3 3 (15.79%) Juniper
3 3 (15.79%) Cisco
3 3 (15.79%) F5
4 2 (10.53%) NEC