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 31 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
31 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Security Clearance
Rank 78 77 64
Rank change year-on-year
-1 -13
Permanent jobs citing Security Cleared 18 17 28
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Essex 1.51% 1.42% 2.49%
As % of the Qualifications category 6.14% 6.09% 8.00%
Number of salaries quoted 18 11 17
Average salary £50,000 £50,000 £57,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -13.04%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £42,500 £25,928
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £67,500 £67,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £46,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
-3.22% +9.41%
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
293 279 350
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Essex 24.54% 23.35% 31.08%
Number of salaries quoted 234 207 277
Average salary £42,500 £42,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -5.55%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £28,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £62,500 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.65% +2.50%

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 31 July 2015.

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 31 July 2015. 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
Chelmsford -3 5 £40,000 -40.74%
Harlow 0 3 £55,000 +28.65%
Security Cleared
East of England

Security Cleared
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Essex

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, 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 39 (75.00%) C
2 36 (69.23%) SC Cleared
3 32 (61.54%) Degree
4 14 (26.92%) Project Management
5 13 (25.00%) Software Engineering
5 13 (25.00%) DV Cleared
6 11 (21.15%) Electronics
7 10 (19.23%) Management Information System
7 10 (19.23%) Windows
8 9 (17.31%) Microsoft
8 9 (17.31%) Programme Management
9 8 (15.38%) Manufacturing
9 8 (15.38%) C++
9 8 (15.38%) SQL
9 8 (15.38%) SQL Server
10 7 (13.46%) Risk Management
11 6 (11.54%) ITIL
11 6 (11.54%) CCNP
11 6 (11.54%) Cisco
11 6 (11.54%) Cisco Certification
11 6 (11.54%) Computer Science
12 5 (9.62%) Change Management
12 5 (9.62%) Firewall
13 4 (7.69%) Banking
13 4 (7.69%) TOGAF
13 4 (7.69%) SSH
13 4 (7.69%) CEH
13 4 (7.69%) Penetration Testing
13 4 (7.69%) Logistics
13 4 (7.69%) Smartphone

Security Cleared
Top Related IT Skills in Essex by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, 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 (3.85%) Apache
2 1 (1.92%) SharePoint
Applications
1 2 (3.85%) MS Office
1 2 (3.85%) MS Excel
1 2 (3.85%) MS PowerPoint
2 1 (1.92%) MS Project
2 1 (1.92%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 1 (1.92%) SAP CRM
Communications & Networking
1 5 (9.62%) Firewall
2 4 (7.69%) SSH
2 4 (7.69%) FTP
2 4 (7.69%) HTTP
2 4 (7.69%) TCP/IP
2 4 (7.69%) DNS
2 4 (7.69%) Internet
3 3 (5.77%) Network Security
4 2 (3.85%) WAN
5 1 (1.92%) Ethernet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (15.38%) SQL Server
2 2 (3.85%) Firebird
2 2 (3.85%) SQLite
3 1 (1.92%) SAP BI
Development Applications
1 3 (5.77%) LabVIEW
2 2 (3.85%) Visual Studio
General
1 11 (21.15%) Electronics
2 8 (15.38%) Manufacturing
3 4 (7.69%) Banking
3 4 (7.69%) Telecoms
3 4 (7.69%) Finance
4 2 (3.85%) Law
5 1 (1.92%) French Language
5 1 (1.92%) Aerospace
Job Titles
1 8 (15.38%) Project Manager
1 8 (15.38%) Software Engineer
1 8 (15.38%) Systems Engineer
2 6 (11.54%) Analyst
3 5 (9.62%) Systems Support
3 5 (9.62%) Hardware Engineer
4 4 (7.69%) Operations Analyst
4 4 (7.69%) IT Operations Analyst
4 4 (7.69%) Software Project Manager
4 4 (7.69%) Systems Support Engineer
4 4 (7.69%) Senior Security Analyst
4 4 (7.69%) Senior Analyst
4 4 (7.69%) Security Analyst
4 4 (7.69%) Support Engineer
4 4 (7.69%) Administrator
4 4 (7.69%) Systems Administrator
4 4 (7.69%) Software Manager
4 4 (7.69%) Principal Engineer
4 4 (7.69%) Security Operations Analyst
4 4 (7.69%) Senior Operations Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (5.77%) XML
2 2 (3.85%) SOAP
2 2 (3.85%) Web Services
2 2 (3.85%) Ext JS
3 1 (1.92%) ASP.NET Web Forms
3 1 (1.92%) jQuery
3 1 (1.92%) HTML
3 1 (1.92%) .NET
3 1 (1.92%) ASP.NET
3 1 (1.92%) CSS
Miscellaneous
1 10 (19.23%) Management Information System
2 6 (11.54%) Computer Science
3 4 (7.69%) Telematics
3 4 (7.69%) Mathematics
3 4 (7.69%) Physics
3 4 (7.69%) Smartphone
4 2 (3.85%) Human Factors
5 1 (1.92%) Analytical Skills
5 1 (1.92%) Derivative
5 1 (1.92%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
Operating Systems
1 10 (19.23%) Windows
2 4 (7.69%) Linux
3 2 (3.85%) Windows Server 2008
3 2 (3.85%) Windows 7
3 2 (3.85%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (26.92%) Project Management
2 13 (25.00%) Software Engineering
3 9 (17.31%) Programme Management
4 7 (13.46%) Risk Management
5 6 (11.54%) ITIL
6 5 (9.62%) Change Management
7 4 (7.69%) Information Security
7 4 (7.69%) Incident Management
7 4 (7.69%) TOGAF
7 4 (7.69%) Penetration Testing
7 4 (7.69%) Logistics
7 4 (7.69%) Time Management
7 4 (7.69%) Performance Management
7 4 (7.69%) Business Performance Management
7 4 (7.69%) Reverse Engineering
7 4 (7.69%) SIEM
7 4 (7.69%) Root Cause Analysis
7 4 (7.69%) Vulnerability Management
7 4 (7.69%) Server Monitoring
8 3 (5.77%) Earned Value Management
Programming Languages
1 39 (75.00%) C
2 8 (15.38%) SQL
2 8 (15.38%) C++
3 4 (7.69%) VB
4 3 (5.77%) C#
4 3 (5.77%) JavaScript
4 3 (5.77%) Embedded C
4 3 (5.77%) MATLAB
5 2 (3.85%) Shell Script
5 2 (3.85%) Embedded C++
5 2 (3.85%) Perl
5 2 (3.85%) PHP
5 2 (3.85%) Python
6 1 (1.92%) Assembly Language
Qualifications
1 36 (69.23%) SC Cleared
2 32 (61.54%) Degree
3 13 (25.00%) DV Cleared
4 6 (11.54%) CCNP
4 6 (11.54%) Cisco Certification
5 4 (7.69%) CISSP
5 4 (7.69%) CEH
6 2 (3.85%) JNCIP
6 2 (3.85%) JNCIE
6 2 (3.85%) CCIE
6 2 (3.85%) CCSA
6 2 (3.85%) CCSE
6 2 (3.85%) CCNA
6 2 (3.85%) CCDA
6 2 (3.85%) CCDP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (5.77%) ISO 9001
2 2 (3.85%) JSP 440
3 1 (1.92%) SLA
System Software
1 3 (5.77%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 9 (17.31%) Microsoft
2 6 (11.54%) Cisco
3 3 (5.77%) CheckPoint
4 2 (3.85%) SAP
4 2 (3.85%) Juniper
Essex
Computer Futures
Salary: £55000 - £65000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 6 days ago
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Computer Futures
Salary: £60000 - £80000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 15 days ago