The table below looks at the statistics for Security Cleared in IT jobs advertised for the Essex region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Security Cleared over the 3 months to 22 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Security Clearance
Rank 76 68 80
Rank change year-on-year
-8 +12
Permanent jobs citing Security Cleared 11 25 16
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Essex 0.96% 2.28% 1.48%
As % of the Qualifications category 3.87% 7.49% 5.80%
Number of salaries quoted 7 15 12
Average salary £42,500 £32,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+30.76% -23.52%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £25,928 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £57,600 £65,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £47,500 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+11.76% -
Security 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
284 334 276
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Essex 24.72% 30.42% 25.58%
Number of salaries quoted 197 265 243
Average salary £42,500 £44,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-3.40% +25.71%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £30,000 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £52,500 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £40,995 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.23% +2.48%

Security Cleared
Jobs Demand Trend in Essex

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Security Cleared across the Essex region as a proportion of the total demand within the Qualifications category.

Security Cleared Jobs Demand Trend in Essex

Security Cleared
Salary Trend in Essex

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Security Cleared across the Essex region.

Security Cleared Salary Trend in Essex

Security Cleared
Salary Histogram in Essex

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Security Cleared across the Essex region over the 3 months to 22 August 2014.

Security Cleared Salary Histogram in Essex

Security 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 Security Cleared within the Essex region over the 3 months to 22 August 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
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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 -6 1 £42,500 -34.61%
Security Cleared
East of England

Security Cleared
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Essex

For the 6 months to 22 August 2014, IT jobs across the Essex region citing Security 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 Security Cleared.

1 28 (68.29%) SC Cleared
2 21 (51.22%) C
3 19 (46.34%) Management Information System
4 13 (31.71%) Requirements Management
4 13 (31.71%) Degree
5 12 (29.27%) Information Security
6 11 (26.83%) Military
7 10 (24.39%) Workflow
7 10 (24.39%) Finance
7 10 (24.39%) JSP 440
8 9 (21.95%) Network Security
8 9 (21.95%) Risk Management
8 9 (21.95%) Cisco
8 9 (21.95%) Windows
9 8 (19.51%) Firewall
9 8 (19.51%) ISO/IEC 27001
9 8 (19.51%) Enterprise Architecture
9 8 (19.51%) F5
10 7 (17.07%) Web Services
10 7 (17.07%) SAP
11 6 (14.63%) UML
11 6 (14.63%) ITIL
11 6 (14.63%) Data Modelling
11 6 (14.63%) VPN
11 6 (14.63%) CheckPoint
11 6 (14.63%) SSL
11 6 (14.63%) DoDAF
11 6 (14.63%) MODAF
11 6 (14.63%) NEC
11 6 (14.63%) Cisco ASA

Security Cleared
Top Related IT Skills in Essex by Category

For the 6 months to 22 August 2014, IT jobs across the Essex region citing Security 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 Security Cleared. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 2 (4.88%) NetWeaver
2 1 (2.44%) SharePoint
2 1 (2.44%) IIS
Applications
1 5 (12.20%) MS Excel
2 3 (7.32%) MS Project
3 2 (4.88%) MS PowerPoint
4 1 (2.44%) MS Visio
4 1 (2.44%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 2 (4.88%) Cognos Planning
1 2 (4.88%) Cognos Business Intelligence
1 2 (4.88%) Cognos TM1
2 1 (2.44%) SAP CRM
2 1 (2.44%) SAP MM
Communications & Networking
1 9 (21.95%) Network Security
2 8 (19.51%) Firewall
3 6 (14.63%) VPN
3 6 (14.63%) SSL
3 6 (14.63%) Cisco ASA
4 3 (7.32%) Wireless
5 1 (2.44%) Cisco PIX
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (4.88%) SQL Server
1 2 (4.88%) Data Warehouse
1 2 (4.88%) SQL Server Integration Services
1 2 (4.88%) SQL Server 2005
1 2 (4.88%) Cognos Analysis Studio
1 2 (4.88%) Cognos Report Studio
1 2 (4.88%) Cognos Framework Manager
1 2 (4.88%) Cognos Event Studio
1 2 (4.88%) Cognos Metric Studio
1 2 (4.88%) Cognos Transformer
1 2 (4.88%) SQL Server 2008
2 1 (2.44%) Relational Database
2 1 (2.44%) Oracle Database
2 1 (2.44%) SAP BI
Development Applications
1 2 (4.88%) Visual Composer
2 1 (2.44%) Subversion
General
1 11 (26.83%) Military
2 10 (24.39%) Finance
3 4 (9.76%) Manufacturing
4 2 (4.88%) Marketing
4 2 (4.88%) Aerospace
5 1 (2.44%) Advertising
5 1 (2.44%) Electronics
5 1 (2.44%) Legal
5 1 (2.44%) French Language
Job Titles
1 12 (29.27%) Architect
2 9 (21.95%) Analyst
3 8 (19.51%) Enterprise Architect
4 6 (14.63%) Security Analyst
4 6 (14.63%) Network Analyst
4 6 (14.63%) Network Security Analyst
5 3 (7.32%) Senior Architect
5 3 (7.32%) IT Security Officer
5 3 (7.32%) Network Architect
5 3 (7.32%) Senior Network Architect
5 3 (7.32%) Security Officer
6 2 (4.88%) Business Analyst
6 2 (4.88%) IT Security Auditor
6 2 (4.88%) Auditor
6 2 (4.88%) Business Intelligence Analyst
6 2 (4.88%) IT Auditor
6 2 (4.88%) Deployment Engineer
6 2 (4.88%) SAP Business Analyst
7 1 (2.44%) Designer
7 1 (2.44%) SAP Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (17.07%) Web Services
2 2 (4.88%) HTML
2 2 (4.88%) .NET
3 1 (2.44%) .NET Framework
3 1 (2.44%) XML
3 1 (2.44%) ASP.NET
3 1 (2.44%) CSS
Miscellaneous
1 19 (46.34%) Management Information System
2 2 (4.88%) CESG
3 1 (2.44%) Open Source
3 1 (2.44%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
3 1 (2.44%) PKI
3 1 (2.44%) Physics
Operating Systems
1 9 (21.95%) Windows
2 3 (7.32%) Windows 7
3 1 (2.44%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (31.71%) Requirements Management
2 12 (29.27%) Information Security
3 10 (24.39%) Workflow
4 9 (21.95%) Risk Management
5 8 (19.51%) Enterprise Architecture
6 6 (14.63%) UML
6 6 (14.63%) ITIL
6 6 (14.63%) Data Modelling
6 6 (14.63%) DoDAF
6 6 (14.63%) MODAF
7 5 (12.20%) SIEM
7 5 (12.20%) Data Management
8 4 (9.76%) Project Management
8 4 (9.76%) Change Control
9 3 (7.32%) Business Continuity Management
9 3 (7.32%) Migration
9 3 (7.32%) Business Continuity
9 3 (7.32%) Network Design
9 3 (7.32%) Strategic Planning
9 3 (7.32%) Configuration Management
Programming Languages
1 21 (51.22%) C
2 2 (4.88%) C#
2 2 (4.88%) SQL
2 2 (4.88%) VBScript
2 2 (4.88%) VB
2 2 (4.88%) ABAP
2 2 (4.88%) PowerShell
3 1 (2.44%) Python
3 1 (2.44%) Java
3 1 (2.44%) JavaScript
3 1 (2.44%) PL/SQL
3 1 (2.44%) C++
Qualifications
1 28 (68.29%) SC Cleared
2 13 (31.71%) Degree
3 2 (4.88%) MCSE
3 2 (4.88%) Citrix Certification
3 2 (4.88%) Microsoft Certification
3 2 (4.88%) ITIL Certification
3 2 (4.88%) MCITP
4 1 (2.44%) Chartered Engineer
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (24.39%) JSP 440
2 8 (19.51%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 2 (4.88%) Active Directory
1 2 (4.88%) Microsoft App-V
1 2 (4.88%) XenDesktop
2 1 (2.44%) Hyper-V
2 1 (2.44%) ProxySG
Systems Management
1 5 (12.20%) McAfee ePO
2 3 (7.32%) SCCM
3 1 (2.44%) FortiGate
Vendors
1 9 (21.95%) Cisco
2 8 (19.51%) F5
3 7 (17.07%) SAP
4 6 (14.63%) CheckPoint
4 6 (14.63%) NEC
5 5 (12.20%) TippingPoint
5 5 (12.20%) McAfee
5 5 (12.20%) HP
5 5 (12.20%) Microsoft
6 4 (9.76%) Juniper
7 2 (4.88%) Cognos
7 2 (4.88%) Citrix
7 2 (4.88%) IBM
8 1 (2.44%) Blue Coat
8 1 (2.44%) JBoss
8 1 (2.44%) Oracle