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

Location
3 months to
18 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Security Clearance
Rank 80 65 76
Rank change year-on-year
-15 +11
Permanent jobs citing Security Cleared 7 25 11
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Essex 0.65% 2.29% 1.14%
As % of the Qualifications category 2.59% 7.84% 4.68%
Number of salaries quoted 7 16 7
Average salary £39,500 £35,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+12.85% -12.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,000 £25,928 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £57,600 £65,000 £47,000
UK excluding London average salary £47,500 £42,500 £41,500
% change year-on-year
+11.76% +2.40%
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
270 319 235
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Essex 24.91% 29.27% 24.25%
Number of salaries quoted 200 249 208
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 £28,500 £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% -

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 18 September 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 18 September 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 -3 1 £39,500 -39.23%
Loughton - 1 £27,500 -
Security Cleared
East of England

Security Cleared
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Essex

For the 6 months to 18 September 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 23 (79.31%) SC Cleared
2 14 (48.28%) Management Information System
3 12 (41.38%) C
4 9 (31.03%) Military
4 9 (31.03%) Degree
4 9 (31.03%) Information Security
4 9 (31.03%) Requirements Management
5 8 (27.59%) JSP 440
5 8 (27.59%) Workflow
5 8 (27.59%) Windows
6 7 (24.14%) Web Services
6 7 (24.14%) Enterprise Architecture
6 7 (24.14%) Analytical Skills
7 6 (20.69%) ISO/IEC 27001
7 6 (20.69%) Network Security
7 6 (20.69%) F5
7 6 (20.69%) ITIL
7 6 (20.69%) Firewall
7 6 (20.69%) Risk Management
7 6 (20.69%) Cisco
8 5 (17.24%) NEC
8 5 (17.24%) Finance
8 5 (17.24%) Microsoft
8 5 (17.24%) Data Modelling
8 5 (17.24%) UML
8 5 (17.24%) DoDAF
8 5 (17.24%) MODAF
9 4 (13.79%) Data Management
9 4 (13.79%) SSL
10 3 (10.34%) Juniper

Security Cleared
Top Related IT Skills in Essex by Category

For the 6 months to 18 September 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 (6.90%) IIS
1 2 (6.90%) SharePoint
2 1 (3.45%) NetWeaver
Applications
1 3 (10.34%) MS Excel
2 1 (3.45%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (3.45%) Cognos TM1
1 1 (3.45%) Cognos Planning
1 1 (3.45%) Cognos Business Intelligence
Communications & Networking
1 6 (20.69%) Network Security
1 6 (20.69%) Firewall
2 4 (13.79%) SSL
3 3 (10.34%) Wireless
3 3 (10.34%) VPN
3 3 (10.34%) Cisco ASA
4 1 (3.45%) PBX
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (6.90%) Relational Database
2 1 (3.45%) Data Warehouse
2 1 (3.45%) SQL Server
2 1 (3.45%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 1 (3.45%) SQL Server 2005
2 1 (3.45%) SQL Server 2008
2 1 (3.45%) Cognos Analysis Studio
2 1 (3.45%) Cognos Report Studio
2 1 (3.45%) Cognos Framework Manager
2 1 (3.45%) Cognos Event Studio
2 1 (3.45%) Cognos Metric Studio
2 1 (3.45%) Cognos Transformer
Development Applications
1 1 (3.45%) Subversion
1 1 (3.45%) Visual Composer
General
1 9 (31.03%) Military
2 5 (17.24%) Finance
3 2 (6.90%) Aerospace
4 1 (3.45%) Manufacturing
4 1 (3.45%) Advertising
4 1 (3.45%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 10 (34.48%) Architect
2 7 (24.14%) Enterprise Architect
3 4 (13.79%) Analyst
4 3 (10.34%) Network Analyst
4 3 (10.34%) Network Architect
4 3 (10.34%) Security Analyst
4 3 (10.34%) Senior Network Architect
4 3 (10.34%) Senior Architect
4 3 (10.34%) Network Security Analyst
4 3 (10.34%) IT Security Officer
4 3 (10.34%) Security Officer
5 2 (6.90%) IT Security Auditor
5 2 (6.90%) Auditor
5 2 (6.90%) Deployment Engineer
5 2 (6.90%) IT Auditor
5 2 (6.90%) Web Developer
5 2 (6.90%) Developer
6 1 (3.45%) Business Analyst
6 1 (3.45%) Software Engineer
6 1 (3.45%) Technical Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (24.14%) Web Services
2 3 (10.34%) HTML
3 2 (6.90%) .NET Framework
3 2 (6.90%) .NET
3 2 (6.90%) ASP.NET
3 2 (6.90%) CSS
4 1 (3.45%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 14 (48.28%) Management Information System
2 7 (24.14%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (6.90%) Open Source
3 2 (6.90%) CESG
4 1 (3.45%) Blackberry
4 1 (3.45%) IVR
4 1 (3.45%) PDA
4 1 (3.45%) Video Conferencing
4 1 (3.45%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 8 (27.59%) Windows
2 3 (10.34%) Windows 7
3 1 (3.45%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (31.03%) Information Security
1 9 (31.03%) Requirements Management
2 8 (27.59%) Workflow
3 7 (24.14%) Enterprise Architecture
4 6 (20.69%) ITIL
4 6 (20.69%) Risk Management
5 5 (17.24%) Data Modelling
5 5 (17.24%) UML
5 5 (17.24%) DoDAF
5 5 (17.24%) MODAF
6 4 (13.79%) Data Management
7 3 (10.34%) Migration
7 3 (10.34%) Service Delivery
7 3 (10.34%) Business Continuity
7 3 (10.34%) Network Design
7 3 (10.34%) Strategic Planning
7 3 (10.34%) SIEM
7 3 (10.34%) Business Continuity Management
8 2 (6.90%) Security Architecture
8 2 (6.90%) Information Assurance
Programming Languages
1 12 (41.38%) C
2 3 (10.34%) C#
3 2 (6.90%) PowerShell
3 2 (6.90%) JavaScript
3 2 (6.90%) VBScript
3 2 (6.90%) VB
4 1 (3.45%) Python
4 1 (3.45%) ABAP
4 1 (3.45%) SQL
4 1 (3.45%) C++
Qualifications
1 23 (79.31%) SC Cleared
2 9 (31.03%) Degree
3 2 (6.90%) MCITP
3 2 (6.90%) MCSE
3 2 (6.90%) Citrix Certification
3 2 (6.90%) Microsoft Certification
3 2 (6.90%) ITIL Certification
4 1 (3.45%) A+ Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (27.59%) JSP 440
2 6 (20.69%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 3 (10.34%) Active Directory
2 2 (6.90%) XenDesktop
2 2 (6.90%) Microsoft App-V
3 1 (3.45%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 3 (10.34%) McAfee ePO
1 3 (10.34%) SCCM
Vendors
1 6 (20.69%) F5
1 6 (20.69%) Cisco
2 5 (17.24%) NEC
2 5 (17.24%) Microsoft
3 3 (10.34%) Juniper
3 3 (10.34%) CheckPoint
3 3 (10.34%) McAfee
3 3 (10.34%) HP
3 3 (10.34%) TippingPoint
4 2 (6.90%) JBoss
4 2 (6.90%) Citrix
5 1 (3.45%) IBM
5 1 (3.45%) Cognos
5 1 (3.45%) SAP