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 23 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
23 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Security Check (SC) Clearance
Rank 79 78 77
Rank change year-on-year
-1 -1
Permanent jobs citing SC Cleared 6 13 9
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Essex 0.54% 1.18% 0.92%
As % of the Qualifications category 2.13% 4.10% 3.80%
Number of salaries quoted 5 9 5
Average salary £57,000 £32,500 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+75.38% -
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+11.11% -
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
282 317 237
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Essex 25.38% 28.84% 24.18%
Number of salaries quoted 204 248 210
Average salary £50,000 £42,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+17.64% +21.42%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,000 £30,000 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £52,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+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
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 23 September 2014.

SC Cleared Salary Histogram in Essex

SC Cleared
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Essex

For the 6 months to 23 September 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 24 (100.00%) Security Cleared
2 13 (54.17%) C
2 13 (54.17%) Management Information System
3 9 (37.50%) Military
3 9 (37.50%) Information Security
3 9 (37.50%) Degree
4 8 (33.33%) Requirements Management
4 8 (33.33%) JSP 440
4 8 (33.33%) Windows
4 8 (33.33%) Workflow
5 6 (25.00%) Risk Management
5 6 (25.00%) Firewall
5 6 (25.00%) Cisco
5 6 (25.00%) Network Security
5 6 (25.00%) Enterprise Architecture
5 6 (25.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 6 (25.00%) F5
5 6 (25.00%) Analytical Skills
6 5 (20.83%) ITIL
7 4 (16.67%) Data Modelling
7 4 (16.67%) UML
7 4 (16.67%) Web Services
7 4 (16.67%) Microsoft
7 4 (16.67%) SSL
7 4 (16.67%) NEC
7 4 (16.67%) Finance
7 4 (16.67%) DoDAF
7 4 (16.67%) MODAF
8 3 (12.50%) TippingPoint
8 3 (12.50%) SIEM

SC Cleared
Top Related IT Skills in Essex by Category

For the 6 months to 23 September 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 2 (8.33%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 6 (25.00%) Firewall
1 6 (25.00%) Network Security
2 4 (16.67%) SSL
3 3 (12.50%) VPN
3 3 (12.50%) Wireless
3 3 (12.50%) Cisco ASA
Development Applications
1 1 (4.17%) Subversion
1 1 (4.17%) Rational DOORS
General
1 9 (37.50%) Military
2 4 (16.67%) Finance
3 2 (8.33%) Aerospace
4 1 (4.17%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 9 (37.50%) Architect
2 6 (25.00%) Enterprise Architect
3 3 (12.50%) Network Analyst
3 3 (12.50%) Security Analyst
3 3 (12.50%) Analyst
3 3 (12.50%) Network Architect
3 3 (12.50%) Senior Network Architect
3 3 (12.50%) Network Security Analyst
3 3 (12.50%) IT Security Officer
3 3 (12.50%) Security Officer
3 3 (12.50%) Senior Architect
4 2 (8.33%) IT Auditor
4 2 (8.33%) IT Security Auditor
4 2 (8.33%) Auditor
4 2 (8.33%) Deployment Engineer
5 1 (4.17%) Information Security Officer
5 1 (4.17%) Test Manager
5 1 (4.17%) Software Engineer
5 1 (4.17%) Test Engineer
5 1 (4.17%) Security Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (16.67%) Web Services
2 1 (4.17%) XML
2 1 (4.17%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 13 (54.17%) Management Information System
2 6 (25.00%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (8.33%) CESG
4 1 (4.17%) PKI
4 1 (4.17%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 8 (33.33%) Windows
2 3 (12.50%) Windows 7
3 1 (4.17%) Windows Server 2012
3 1 (4.17%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (37.50%) Information Security
2 8 (33.33%) Workflow
2 8 (33.33%) Requirements Management
3 6 (25.00%) Enterprise Architecture
3 6 (25.00%) Risk Management
4 5 (20.83%) ITIL
5 4 (16.67%) UML
5 4 (16.67%) Data Modelling
5 4 (16.67%) DoDAF
5 4 (16.67%) MODAF
6 3 (12.50%) Business Continuity
6 3 (12.50%) Data Management
6 3 (12.50%) Network Design
6 3 (12.50%) Strategic Planning
6 3 (12.50%) SIEM
6 3 (12.50%) Business Continuity Management
7 2 (8.33%) Information Assurance
7 2 (8.33%) Security Architecture
7 2 (8.33%) Software Engineering
7 2 (8.33%) Business Analysis
Programming Languages
1 13 (54.17%) C
2 2 (8.33%) VBScript
2 2 (8.33%) VB
2 2 (8.33%) PowerShell
3 1 (4.17%) Python
3 1 (4.17%) C#
3 1 (4.17%) C++
3 1 (4.17%) SQL
Qualifications
1 24 (100.00%) Security Cleared
2 9 (37.50%) Degree
3 2 (8.33%) MCSE
3 2 (8.33%) Citrix Certification
3 2 (8.33%) Microsoft Certification
3 2 (8.33%) ITIL Certification
3 2 (8.33%) MCITP
4 1 (4.17%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (33.33%) JSP 440
2 6 (25.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 3 (12.50%) Active Directory
2 2 (8.33%) Microsoft App-V
2 2 (8.33%) XenDesktop
3 1 (4.17%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 3 (12.50%) McAfee ePO
2 2 (8.33%) SCCM
Vendors
1 6 (25.00%) Cisco
1 6 (25.00%) F5
2 4 (16.67%) Microsoft
2 4 (16.67%) NEC
3 3 (12.50%) TippingPoint
3 3 (12.50%) Juniper
3 3 (12.50%) CheckPoint
3 3 (12.50%) McAfee
3 3 (12.50%) HP
4 2 (8.33%) Citrix
Essex
Jonothan Bosworth
Salary: From £45,000 to £55,000 per annum
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