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

Location
3 months to
22 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Security Check (SC) Clearance
Rank 94 69 68
Rank change year-on-year
-25 -1
Permanent jobs citing SC Cleared 9 20 13
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Essex 0.65% 1.85% 1.50%
As % of the Qualifications category 2.33% 6.31% 5.26%
Number of salaries quoted 7 3 12
Average salary £48,500 £90,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-46.11% +111.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £41,500 £36,929 £17,500
10% offered a salary of more than £51,000 £90,000 £61,750
UK excluding London average salary £47,500 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+5.55% +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
386 317 247
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Essex 27.93% 29.30% 28.42%
Number of salaries quoted 326 209 206
Average salary £45,000 £40,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+12.50% -11.11%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £23,829 £25,500
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £52,500 £52,500
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 22 December 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 -5 3 £42,500 -
SC Cleared
East of England

SC Cleared
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Essex

For the 6 months to 22 December 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 15 (100.00%) Security Cleared
2 5 (33.33%) C
2 5 (33.33%) ITIL
2 5 (33.33%) Microsoft
3 4 (26.67%) Windows
3 4 (26.67%) Windows 7
4 3 (20.00%) F5
4 3 (20.00%) Degree
4 3 (20.00%) DV Cleared
4 3 (20.00%) Analytical Skills
4 3 (20.00%) MS Excel
4 3 (20.00%) Active Directory
4 3 (20.00%) Juniper
4 3 (20.00%) Cisco
4 3 (20.00%) Firewall
4 3 (20.00%) Wireless
4 3 (20.00%) Finance
4 3 (20.00%) Network Design
4 3 (20.00%) Software Engineering
5 2 (13.33%) Strategic Planning
5 2 (13.33%) Billing
5 2 (13.33%) Data Management
5 2 (13.33%) Migration
5 2 (13.33%) SAP CRM
5 2 (13.33%) Microsoft App-V
5 2 (13.33%) Business Continuity
5 2 (13.33%) Information Security
5 2 (13.33%) MVC
5 2 (13.33%) Risk Management
5 2 (13.33%) GAP Analysis

SC Cleared
Top Related IT Skills in Essex by Category

For the 6 months to 22 December 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 (20.00%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (13.33%) SAP SD
1 2 (13.33%) SAP CRM
Communications & Networking
1 3 (20.00%) Firewall
1 3 (20.00%) Wireless
2 2 (13.33%) Network Security
3 1 (6.67%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (13.33%) SQL Server
2 1 (6.67%) Data Warehouse
2 1 (6.67%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 2 (13.33%) Rational DOORS
General
1 3 (20.00%) Finance
2 2 (13.33%) Billing
3 1 (6.67%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 3 (20.00%) Architect
1 3 (20.00%) Consultant
1 3 (20.00%) Senior Network Architect
1 3 (20.00%) Network Architect
1 3 (20.00%) Senior Architect
2 2 (13.33%) SAP Support
2 2 (13.33%) SAP Support Consultant
2 2 (13.33%) IT Security Officer
2 2 (13.33%) Security Officer
2 2 (13.33%) Integration Engineer
2 2 (13.33%) SAP SD Consultant
2 2 (13.33%) Test Engineer
2 2 (13.33%) SAP Consultant
2 2 (13.33%) Software Engineer
2 2 (13.33%) Support Consultant
3 1 (6.67%) Quality Engineer
3 1 (6.67%) IT Auditor
3 1 (6.67%) Service Manager
3 1 (6.67%) .NET Developer
3 1 (6.67%) Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (13.33%) .NET
2 1 (6.67%) ASP.NET
2 1 (6.67%) CSS
2 1 (6.67%) LINQ
2 1 (6.67%) jQuery
2 1 (6.67%) ASP.NET MVC
2 1 (6.67%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 3 (20.00%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (13.33%) Management Information System
2 2 (13.33%) Computer Science
3 1 (6.67%) Client/Server
3 1 (6.67%) Mathematics
3 1 (6.67%) Physics
3 1 (6.67%) Algorithms
Operating Systems
1 4 (26.67%) Windows
1 4 (26.67%) Windows 7
2 2 (13.33%) Windows Server 2008
2 2 (13.33%) Windows Server 2012
3 1 (6.67%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (33.33%) ITIL
2 3 (20.00%) Network Design
2 3 (20.00%) Software Engineering
3 2 (13.33%) Strategic Planning
3 2 (13.33%) Requirements Analysis
3 2 (13.33%) System Testing
3 2 (13.33%) Business Continuity Management
3 2 (13.33%) Test Planning
3 2 (13.33%) Migration
3 2 (13.33%) Business Continuity
3 2 (13.33%) Information Security
3 2 (13.33%) Data Management
3 2 (13.33%) CRM
3 2 (13.33%) Project Management
3 2 (13.33%) Regression Testing
3 2 (13.33%) GAP Analysis
3 2 (13.33%) MVC
3 2 (13.33%) Risk Management
4 1 (6.67%) Validation
4 1 (6.67%) Process Management
Programming Languages
1 5 (33.33%) C
2 2 (13.33%) C#
2 2 (13.33%) VBScript
2 2 (13.33%) VB
2 2 (13.33%) PowerShell
3 1 (6.67%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 15 (100.00%) Security Cleared
2 3 (20.00%) Degree
2 3 (20.00%) DV Cleared
3 2 (13.33%) MCSE
3 2 (13.33%) Microsoft Certification
4 1 (6.67%) ITIL Certification
4 1 (6.67%) MCITP
4 1 (6.67%) Citrix Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (13.33%) SLA
1 2 (13.33%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (6.67%) QA
2 1 (6.67%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 3 (20.00%) Active Directory
2 2 (13.33%) Microsoft App-V
2 2 (13.33%) XenDesktop
3 1 (6.67%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 1 (6.67%) SCCM
Vendors
1 5 (33.33%) Microsoft
2 3 (20.00%) Cisco
2 3 (20.00%) Juniper
2 3 (20.00%) F5
3 2 (13.33%) SAP
3 2 (13.33%) Citrix