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 26 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
26 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Security Check (SC) Clearance
Rank 64 68 57
Rank change year-on-year
+4 -11
Permanent jobs citing SC Cleared 29 12 26
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Essex 2.30% 1.27% 2.99%
As % of the Qualifications category 7.77% 4.38% 11.35%
Number of salaries quoted 6 1 17
Average salary £51,250 £23,661 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+116.60% -44.32%
90% offered a salary of more than £49,250 £23,661 £17,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £23,661 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £47,000 £43,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+8.04% +2.35%
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
373 274 229
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Essex 29.58% 28.96% 26.35%
Number of salaries quoted 296 178 187
Average salary £47,500 £40,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+18.75% -11.11%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £22,500 £22,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £55,000 £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
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 26 January 2015.

SC Cleared Salary Histogram in Essex

SC Cleared
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Essex

For the 6 months to 26 January 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 37 (100.00%) Security Cleared
2 27 (72.97%) C
3 15 (40.54%) Degree
4 12 (32.43%) Software Engineering
5 11 (29.73%) Microsoft
6 10 (27.03%) Electronics
7 7 (18.92%) SQL Server
7 7 (18.92%) MS Excel
7 7 (18.92%) Telematics
8 6 (16.22%) Windows
8 6 (16.22%) .NET
8 6 (16.22%) C#
8 6 (16.22%) Project Management
9 5 (13.51%) Python
9 5 (13.51%) Active Directory
9 5 (13.51%) C++
9 5 (13.51%) JavaScript
9 5 (13.51%) Automotive
9 5 (13.51%) Firewall
9 5 (13.51%) Image Processing
9 5 (13.51%) Physics
9 5 (13.51%) Signal Processing
9 5 (13.51%) Analytics
9 5 (13.51%) Analytical Skills
9 5 (13.51%) Algorithms
10 4 (10.81%) Network Management
10 4 (10.81%) Windows 7
10 4 (10.81%) Wireless
10 4 (10.81%) Asset Management
10 4 (10.81%) Perl

SC Cleared
Top Related IT Skills in Essex by Category

For the 6 months to 26 January 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 2 (5.41%) IIS
1 2 (5.41%) Apache
1 2 (5.41%) Lync
2 1 (2.70%) CMS
2 1 (2.70%) SugarCRM
Applications
1 7 (18.92%) MS Excel
2 4 (10.81%) MS Office
3 1 (2.70%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 2 (5.41%) SAP SD
1 2 (5.41%) SAP CRM
Cloud Services
1 2 (5.41%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 5 (13.51%) Firewall
2 4 (10.81%) Wireless
3 3 (8.11%) TCP/IP
4 2 (5.41%) DNS
4 2 (5.41%) Internet
4 2 (5.41%) MPLS
4 2 (5.41%) GSM
4 2 (5.41%) WAN
4 2 (5.41%) FTP
4 2 (5.41%) HTTP
4 2 (5.41%) SSH
4 2 (5.41%) Network Security
5 1 (2.70%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (18.92%) SQL Server
2 2 (5.41%) Data Warehouse
2 2 (5.41%) Firebird
2 2 (5.41%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 2 (5.41%) Visual Studio
1 2 (5.41%) Rational DOORS
General
1 10 (27.03%) Electronics
2 5 (13.51%) Automotive
3 2 (5.41%) Billing
3 2 (5.41%) Marketing
4 1 (2.70%) Manufacturing
4 1 (2.70%) Finance
Job Titles
1 7 (18.92%) Software Engineer
2 5 (13.51%) Consultant
2 5 (13.51%) Systems Engineer
3 4 (10.81%) Project Manager
4 3 (8.11%) Architect
4 3 (8.11%) Network Architect
4 3 (8.11%) Technology Consultant
5 2 (5.41%) Network Design Architect
5 2 (5.41%) Data Scientist
5 2 (5.41%) Database Engineer
5 2 (5.41%) IT Security Officer
5 2 (5.41%) Security Officer
5 2 (5.41%) Software Manager
5 2 (5.41%) Systems Support Engineer
5 2 (5.41%) Integration Engineer
5 2 (5.41%) Software Project Manager
5 2 (5.41%) SAP Support
5 2 (5.41%) SAP Support Consultant
5 2 (5.41%) Systems Support
5 2 (5.41%) SAP SD Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (16.22%) .NET
2 4 (10.81%) SOAP
2 4 (10.81%) XML
3 3 (8.11%) ASP.NET
3 3 (8.11%) jQuery
4 2 (5.41%) Ext JS
4 2 (5.41%) Web Services
4 2 (5.41%) WCF
5 1 (2.70%) LINQ
5 1 (2.70%) WinForms
5 1 (2.70%) CSS
5 1 (2.70%) ASP.NET MVC
5 1 (2.70%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 7 (18.92%) Telematics
2 5 (13.51%) Physics
2 5 (13.51%) Analytical Skills
2 5 (13.51%) Algorithms
3 3 (8.11%) Mathematics
4 2 (5.41%) Computer Science
4 2 (5.41%) Client/Server
4 2 (5.41%) Management Information System
4 2 (5.41%) Smartphone
4 2 (5.41%) Statistics
5 1 (2.70%) Social Media
5 1 (2.70%) Embedded Systems
Operating Systems
1 6 (16.22%) Windows
2 4 (10.81%) Linux
2 4 (10.81%) Windows 7
3 2 (5.41%) Windows Server 2008
3 2 (5.41%) Windows Server 2012
4 1 (2.70%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (32.43%) Software Engineering
2 6 (16.22%) Project Management
3 5 (13.51%) Image Processing
3 5 (13.51%) Signal Processing
3 5 (13.51%) Analytics
4 4 (10.81%) Network Management
4 4 (10.81%) Asset Management
5 3 (8.11%) Validation
5 3 (8.11%) ITIL
5 3 (8.11%) MVC
5 3 (8.11%) CRM
6 2 (5.41%) Risk Management
6 2 (5.41%) Service Delivery
6 2 (5.41%) Regression Testing
6 2 (5.41%) GAP Analysis
6 2 (5.41%) OO
6 2 (5.41%) Migration
6 2 (5.41%) Business Continuity
6 2 (5.41%) Information Security
6 2 (5.41%) Data Management
Programming Languages
1 27 (72.97%) C
2 6 (16.22%) C#
3 5 (13.51%) C++
3 5 (13.51%) JavaScript
3 5 (13.51%) Python
4 4 (10.81%) Shell Script
4 4 (10.81%) Perl
4 4 (10.81%) SQL
5 3 (8.11%) Java
6 2 (5.41%) VBScript
6 2 (5.41%) VB
6 2 (5.41%) PHP
6 2 (5.41%) PowerShell
7 1 (2.70%) Objective-C
Qualifications
1 37 (100.00%) Security Cleared
2 15 (40.54%) Degree
3 3 (8.11%) DV Cleared
4 2 (5.41%) CCSA
4 2 (5.41%) CCSE
4 2 (5.41%) CCNP
4 2 (5.41%) CCNA
4 2 (5.41%) CCDA
4 2 (5.41%) CCDP
4 2 (5.41%) Postgraduate
4 2 (5.41%) MCSE
4 2 (5.41%) Cisco Certification
4 2 (5.41%) Microsoft Certification
5 1 (2.70%) ITIL Certification
5 1 (2.70%) CCIE
5 1 (2.70%) Citrix Certification
5 1 (2.70%) JNCIP
5 1 (2.70%) JNCIE
5 1 (2.70%) MCITP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (5.41%) SLA
1 2 (5.41%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (2.70%) QA
2 1 (2.70%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 5 (13.51%) Active Directory
2 2 (5.41%) Microsoft App-V
2 2 (5.41%) XenDesktop
3 1 (2.70%) XenApp
3 1 (2.70%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 1 (2.70%) SCCM
Vendors
1 11 (29.73%) Microsoft
2 3 (8.11%) Cisco
2 3 (8.11%) Juniper
2 3 (8.11%) F5
3 2 (5.41%) Rackspace
3 2 (5.41%) CheckPoint
3 2 (5.41%) SAP
3 2 (5.41%) Citrix
3 2 (5.41%) Avaya