The table below looks at the statistics for SC Cleared in IT jobs advertised for the Hertfordshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited SC Cleared over the 3 months to 28 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Security Check (SC) Clearance
Rank 59 32 102
Rank change year-on-year
-27 +70
Permanent jobs citing SC Cleared 104 171 34
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 4.26% 6.79% 1.60%
As % of the Qualifications category 13.11% 21.22% 5.30%
Number of salaries quoted 102 150 22
Average salary £50,000 £70,000 £35,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
-28.57% +98.58%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £35,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £95,000 £49,750
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £49,250 £44,000
% change year-on-year
-8.62% +11.93%
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 Hertfordshire region.

Qualifications Category
Hertfordshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
793 806 641
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 32.50% 32.01% 30.09%
Number of salaries quoted 687 679 493
Average salary £45,000 £49,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-8.16% +15.29%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £30,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £73,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.65% +2.50%

SC Cleared
Jobs Demand Trend in Hertfordshire

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

SC Cleared Jobs Demand Trend in Hertfordshire

SC Cleared
Salary Trend in Hertfordshire

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

SC Cleared Salary Trend in Hertfordshire

SC Cleared
Salary Histogram in Hertfordshire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing SC Cleared across the Hertfordshire region over the 3 months to 28 July 2015.

SC Cleared Salary Histogram in Hertfordshire

SC Cleared
Job Locations in Hertfordshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing SC Cleared within the Hertfordshire region over the 3 months to 28 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
Hemel Hempstead -3 72 £57,500 -17.85%
Watford +7 10 £24,000 -9.43% 3
Stevenage +5 8 £27,500 -31.46% 1
Rickmansworth - 5 £45,000 -
SC Cleared
East of England

SC Cleared
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire

For the 6 months to 28 July 2015, IT jobs across the Hertfordshire 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.

1 212 (100.00%) Security Cleared
2 87 (41.04%) Agile Software Development
3 77 (36.32%) Scrum
4 54 (25.47%) DSDM
5 43 (20.28%) Finance
6 42 (19.81%) Stakeholder Management
6 42 (19.81%) PRINCE2
6 42 (19.81%) People Management
7 41 (19.34%) .NET
7 41 (19.34%) Project Management
8 40 (18.87%) SQL
8 40 (18.87%) ASP.NET
9 36 (16.98%) Agile Project Management
10 35 (16.51%) C#
10 35 (16.51%) Microsoft
11 34 (16.04%) SQL Server
12 33 (15.57%) Cisco
12 33 (15.57%) SQL Server 2008
13 28 (13.21%) NetBackup
14 27 (12.74%) Veeam
15 25 (11.79%) TDD
15 25 (11.79%) MVC
15 25 (11.79%) ASP.NET MVC
16 23 (10.85%) MS Excel
17 22 (10.38%) Firewall
18 21 (9.91%) Configuration Management
18 21 (9.91%) JavaScript
18 21 (9.91%) SLA
18 21 (9.91%) Subversion
18 21 (9.91%) SQL Server Reporting Services

SC Cleared
Top Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 28 July 2015, IT jobs across the Hertfordshire 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 11 (5.19%) SharePoint
2 5 (2.36%) IIS
3 3 (1.42%) MS Exchange
4 2 (0.94%) Exchange Server 2003
4 2 (0.94%) Exchange Server 2007
4 2 (0.94%) Exchange Server 2010
5 1 (0.47%) Apache Pig
5 1 (0.47%) Exchange Server 2013
5 1 (0.47%) WebLogic
5 1 (0.47%) JBoss
5 1 (0.47%) WebSphere
Applications
1 23 (10.85%) MS Excel
2 5 (2.36%) MS Office
3 2 (0.94%) Simulink
4 1 (0.47%) MS Project
4 1 (0.47%) Stateflow
Business Applications
1 9 (4.25%) Dynamics CRM
2 2 (0.94%) SAP Business One
Cloud Services
1 1 (0.47%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 22 (10.38%) Firewall
2 18 (8.49%) LAN
3 10 (4.72%) WAN
4 7 (3.30%) SAN
5 6 (2.83%) Wi-Fi
5 6 (2.83%) Wireless
5 6 (2.83%) MPLS
5 6 (2.83%) DSL
5 6 (2.83%) SNMP
6 4 (1.89%) BGP
6 4 (1.89%) VRRP
6 4 (1.89%) OSPF
6 4 (1.89%) IPv4
6 4 (1.89%) IPv6
6 4 (1.89%) TCP/IP
6 4 (1.89%) Cisco Nexus
7 2 (0.94%) DWDM
7 2 (0.94%) DNS
7 2 (0.94%) DHCP
7 2 (0.94%) Ethernet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 34 (16.04%) SQL Server
2 33 (15.57%) SQL Server 2008
3 21 (9.91%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 8 (3.77%) Relational Database
5 2 (0.94%) BusinessObjects
5 2 (0.94%) SAP HANA
6 1 (0.47%) Big Data
6 1 (0.47%) MarkLogic
6 1 (0.47%) SQL Server 2000
6 1 (0.47%) Hadoop
6 1 (0.47%) Apache Hive
6 1 (0.47%) Apache Cassandra
6 1 (0.47%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 21 (9.91%) Subversion
2 7 (3.30%) Team Foundation Server
3 6 (2.83%) Visual Studio
4 1 (0.47%) Rational Rhapsody
General
1 43 (20.28%) Finance
2 8 (3.77%) Telecoms
3 4 (1.89%) Pharmaceutical
4 3 (1.42%) Electronics
5 2 (0.94%) Aerospace
6 1 (0.47%) Automotive
6 1 (0.47%) Manufacturing
6 1 (0.47%) Front Office
6 1 (0.47%) Banking
Job Titles
1 43 (20.28%) Project Manager
2 38 (17.92%) Senior Manager
3 37 (17.45%) Agile Project Manager
4 31 (14.62%) Developer
5 26 (12.26%) .NET Developer
5 26 (12.26%) ASP.NET Developer
6 25 (11.79%) Consultant
7 21 (9.91%) Analyst
7 21 (9.91%) Microsoft Developer
8 20 (9.43%) C# .NET Developer
8 20 (9.43%) C# ASP.NET Developer
8 20 (9.43%) C# Developer
8 20 (9.43%) Senior Project Manager
9 19 (8.96%) Delivery Manager
10 16 (7.55%) Systems Administrator
11 11 (5.19%) Architect
11 11 (5.19%) Administrator
11 11 (5.19%) Network Engineer
12 10 (4.72%) Senior Network Architect
12 10 (4.72%) Senior Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 41 (19.34%) .NET
2 40 (18.87%) ASP.NET
3 25 (11.79%) ASP.NET MVC
4 21 (9.91%) .NET Framework
4 21 (9.91%) ASP.NET MVC 3
5 20 (9.43%) HTML
6 15 (7.08%) CSS
7 4 (1.89%) WCF
8 3 (1.42%) jQuery
9 2 (0.94%) XML
10 1 (0.47%) AngularJS
10 1 (0.47%) Java EE
10 1 (0.47%) JSON
Miscellaneous
1 15 (7.08%) Computer Science
2 13 (6.13%) Management Information System
3 9 (4.25%) IVR
3 9 (4.25%) Clustering
4 8 (3.77%) User Experience
5 7 (3.30%) HP Superdome
6 6 (2.83%) e-Health
7 4 (1.89%) Mathematics
8 3 (1.42%) Analytical Skills
8 3 (1.42%) Blackberry
9 1 (0.47%) Embedded Systems
9 1 (0.47%) EMC VNX
9 1 (0.47%) Replication
9 1 (0.47%) Handset
9 1 (0.47%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
9 1 (0.47%) VHDL
9 1 (0.47%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 20 (9.43%) Linux
2 18 (8.49%) UNIX
3 14 (6.60%) Solaris
4 13 (6.13%) Windows
5 10 (4.72%) AIX
5 10 (4.72%) HPUX
6 6 (2.83%) Windows Server 2012
7 3 (1.42%) Ubuntu
8 2 (0.94%) Windows Server 2008
9 1 (0.47%) Windows 2000
9 1 (0.47%) Windows XP
9 1 (0.47%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 87 (41.04%) Agile Software Development
2 77 (36.32%) Scrum
3 54 (25.47%) DSDM
4 42 (19.81%) Stakeholder Management
4 42 (19.81%) PRINCE2
4 42 (19.81%) People Management
5 41 (19.34%) Project Management
6 36 (16.98%) Agile Project Management
7 25 (11.79%) TDD
7 25 (11.79%) MVC
8 21 (9.91%) Configuration Management
8 21 (9.91%) Continuous Integration
9 19 (8.96%) Business Development
10 18 (8.49%) Mentoring
11 14 (6.60%) Software Testing
11 14 (6.60%) Network Design
12 11 (5.19%) CRM
12 11 (5.19%) Enterprise Architecture
13 10 (4.72%) Business Analysis
13 10 (4.72%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 40 (18.87%) SQL
2 35 (16.51%) C#
3 21 (9.91%) JavaScript
4 10 (4.72%) Shell Script
5 7 (3.30%) Perl
6 2 (0.94%) C
6 2 (0.94%) Java
7 1 (0.47%) C++
7 1 (0.47%) Ada
7 1 (0.47%) Embedded C
7 1 (0.47%) MATLAB
7 1 (0.47%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 212 (100.00%) Security Cleared
2 13 (6.13%) Degree
3 10 (4.72%) CCNP
3 10 (4.72%) Cisco Certification
4 9 (4.25%) ISEB
4 9 (4.25%) ISTQB
5 6 (2.83%) CCSA
5 6 (2.83%) JNCIA
5 6 (2.83%) PRINCE2 Certification
6 4 (1.89%) DV Cleared
6 4 (1.89%) CCIP
7 1 (0.47%) MCP
7 1 (0.47%) Microsoft Certification
7 1 (0.47%) MCDST
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 21 (9.91%) SLA
2 6 (2.83%) QA
3 1 (0.47%) Data Quality
3 1 (0.47%) IEC 61508
3 1 (0.47%) DO-178B
System Software
1 10 (4.72%) Active Directory
2 7 (3.30%) Samba
3 2 (0.94%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (0.94%) XenApp
3 2 (0.94%) XenDesktop
3 2 (0.94%) VMware ESX
3 2 (0.94%) vSphere
4 1 (0.47%) vCloud
4 1 (0.47%) HDFS
4 1 (0.47%) Terminal Services
4 1 (0.47%) Hyper-V
4 1 (0.47%) Forefront TMG
Systems Management
1 28 (13.21%) NetBackup
2 6 (2.83%) CA Spectrum
2 6 (2.83%) Cisco Prime
3 1 (0.47%) Norton AntiVirus
3 1 (0.47%) Backup Exec
3 1 (0.47%) SCCM
Vendors
1 35 (16.51%) Microsoft
2 33 (15.57%) Cisco
3 27 (12.74%) Veeam
4 17 (8.02%) Juniper
5 12 (5.66%) HP
6 11 (5.19%) Oracle
7 6 (2.83%) CheckPoint
7 6 (2.83%) CA
8 5 (2.36%) EMC
9 4 (1.89%) Verint
10 3 (1.42%) Citrix
10 3 (1.42%) Remedy
10 3 (1.42%) VMware
11 2 (0.94%) SAP
12 1 (0.47%) Cloudera
12 1 (0.47%) Becrypt
12 1 (0.47%) Veritas
12 1 (0.47%) Sophos
12 1 (0.47%) Symantec
12 1 (0.47%) Computacenter
Bishop's Stortford
Computer Futures
Salary: £60000 - £80000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Stevenage, Hertfordshire
Connectus
Salary: £50000 - £67000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Watford, Hertfordshire
Connected IT
Salary: £25000 - £50000 per annum + Car Bonus Bens
Posted: 3 days ago
Hatfield, Hertfordshire
ComputaCenter
Salary: Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Watford, Hertfordshire
Executive Recruitment Services (ERS)
Posted: 4 days ago
Watford, Hertfordshire
Executive Recruitment Services (ERS)
Posted: 4 days ago
Harpenden
Computer Futures
Salary: £60000 - £80000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Bishop's Stortford
Computer Futures
Salary: £55000 - £75000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Hertfordshire
Ping IT Recruitment ltd
Salary: From £55,000 to £65,000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Hatfield, Hertfordshire
ComputaCenter
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 10 days ago