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 27 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Security Check (SC) Clearance
Rank 66 74 111
Rank change year-on-year
+8 +37
Permanent jobs citing SC Cleared 84 70 49
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 4.00% 3.09% 1.81%
As % of the Qualifications category 13.59% 9.66% 6.34%
Number of salaries quoted 74 41 29
Average salary £50,000 £47,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.26% +11.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £32,500 £22,400
10% offered a salary of more than £82,500 £60,000 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £47,500 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+5.55% +5.88%
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
618 725 773
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 29.40% 31.97% 28.52%
Number of salaries quoted 470 535 611
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% -5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £27,000 £29,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £60,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

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 27 March 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 27 March 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 -1 55 £60,000 +9.09% 1
Stevenage +4 13 £23,000 -56.80% 3
Watford +12 10 £45,000 +12.50% 4
St Albans -29 1 £52,500 +10.52%
SC Cleared
East of England

SC Cleared
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire

For the 6 months to 27 March 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.

1 194 (100.00%) Security Cleared
2 68 (35.05%) Firewall
3 64 (32.99%) Cisco
3 64 (32.99%) Microsoft
4 55 (28.35%) SQL Server
5 53 (27.32%) SQL Server 2008
6 45 (23.20%) Windows
7 36 (18.56%) SharePoint
7 36 (18.56%) IIS
8 35 (18.04%) Citrix
8 35 (18.04%) VMware
9 34 (17.53%) Finance
9 34 (17.53%) NetBackup
10 31 (15.98%) CheckPoint
10 31 (15.98%) Active Directory
11 29 (14.95%) Agile Software Development
12 28 (14.43%) Scrum
12 28 (14.43%) MS Exchange
13 27 (13.92%) ASP.NET
13 27 (13.92%) .NET
13 27 (13.92%) C#
13 27 (13.92%) Blackberry
13 27 (13.92%) Project Management
13 27 (13.92%) Windows Server 2008
14 26 (13.40%) vSphere
14 26 (13.40%) Exchange Server 2003
14 26 (13.40%) Exchange Server 2007
14 26 (13.40%) Backup Exec
14 26 (13.40%) Norton AntiVirus
14 26 (13.40%) Sophos

SC Cleared
Top Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 27 March 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 36 (18.56%) IIS
1 36 (18.56%) SharePoint
2 28 (14.43%) MS Exchange
3 26 (13.40%) Exchange Server 2003
3 26 (13.40%) Exchange Server 2007
3 26 (13.40%) Exchange Server 2010
4 2 (1.03%) Apache Pig
5 1 (0.52%) SharePoint 2013
5 1 (0.52%) Oracle SOA Suite
5 1 (0.52%) SharePoint 2010
5 1 (0.52%) Oracle Workflow
Applications
1 14 (7.22%) MS Excel
2 3 (1.55%) MS Office
3 2 (1.03%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 11 (5.67%) Dynamics CRM
2 2 (1.03%) SAP Business One
2 2 (1.03%) SAP SD
2 2 (1.03%) SAP CRM
3 1 (0.52%) Oracle EBS
3 1 (0.52%) Oracle EBS R12
Cloud Services
1 1 (0.52%) Office 365
1 1 (0.52%) Yammer
Communications & Networking
1 68 (35.05%) Firewall
2 26 (13.40%) DHCP
2 26 (13.40%) DNS
3 20 (10.31%) LAN
4 18 (9.28%) WAN
5 17 (8.76%) Wi-Fi
6 14 (7.22%) Network Security
7 9 (4.64%) Junos
7 9 (4.64%) FirePass
8 7 (3.61%) SAN
9 6 (3.09%) DSL
9 6 (3.09%) Wireless
9 6 (3.09%) SNMP
10 4 (2.06%) VPN
11 2 (1.03%) VoIP
12 1 (0.52%) HTTP
12 1 (0.52%) HTTPS
12 1 (0.52%) SSL
12 1 (0.52%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 55 (28.35%) SQL Server
2 53 (27.32%) SQL Server 2008
3 26 (13.40%) SQL Server 2000
4 16 (8.25%) Relational Database
5 6 (3.09%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 2 (1.03%) BusinessObjects
6 2 (1.03%) Hadoop
6 2 (1.03%) Apache Hive
6 2 (1.03%) Apache Cassandra
6 2 (1.03%) NoSQL
6 2 (1.03%) SAP HANA
6 2 (1.03%) Big Data
6 2 (1.03%) MarkLogic
7 1 (0.52%) Oracle Database
7 1 (0.52%) Oracle BI Publisher
7 1 (0.52%) Oracle Database 11g
7 1 (0.52%) Oracle Reports
7 1 (0.52%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 8 (4.12%) Team Foundation Server
2 7 (3.61%) Visual Studio
3 6 (3.09%) Subversion
4 1 (0.52%) Oracle Forms
General
1 34 (17.53%) Finance
2 20 (10.31%) Telecoms
3 9 (4.64%) Back Office
3 9 (4.64%) Retail
4 8 (4.12%) Legal
5 3 (1.55%) Billing
6 2 (1.03%) Pharmaceutical
7 1 (0.52%) Front Office
7 1 (0.52%) French Language
7 1 (0.52%) Italian Language
Job Titles
1 40 (20.62%) Consultant
2 30 (15.46%) Network Engineer
3 26 (13.40%) Senior Manager
3 26 (13.40%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 26 (13.40%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
4 24 (12.37%) Developer
5 21 (10.82%) Project Manager
6 16 (8.25%) .NET Developer
7 15 (7.73%) ASP.NET Developer
8 14 (7.22%) Agile Project Manager
9 12 (6.19%) Senior Network Engineer
9 12 (6.19%) Security Engineer
9 12 (6.19%) Network Security Engineer
10 11 (5.67%) Senior Project Manager
11 10 (5.15%) Architect
11 10 (5.15%) Analyst
12 9 (4.64%) Sales Consultant
12 9 (4.64%) Senior Developer
12 9 (4.64%) Pre Sales Consultant
12 9 (4.64%) Test Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 27 (13.92%) .NET
1 27 (13.92%) ASP.NET
2 23 (11.86%) HTML
3 20 (10.31%) CSS
4 6 (3.09%) .NET Framework
4 6 (3.09%) jQuery
4 6 (3.09%) ASP.NET MVC
4 6 (3.09%) ASP.NET MVC 3
5 2 (1.03%) Java EE
5 2 (1.03%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 27 (13.92%) Blackberry
2 26 (13.40%) Clustering
3 12 (6.19%) Management Information System
4 7 (3.61%) PKI
4 7 (3.61%) Social Media
5 6 (3.09%) User Experience
5 6 (3.09%) e-Health
5 6 (3.09%) Computer Science
6 4 (2.06%) CMDB
7 3 (1.55%) Analytical Skills
7 3 (1.55%) Replication
8 2 (1.03%) Visualisation
8 2 (1.03%) Mathematics
9 1 (0.52%) Video Conferencing
9 1 (0.52%) Data Integration
9 1 (0.52%) Handset
Operating Systems
1 45 (23.20%) Windows
2 27 (13.92%) Windows Server 2008
3 26 (13.40%) Windows 2000
4 16 (8.25%) Windows Server 2012
5 7 (3.61%) Linux
6 6 (3.09%) UNIX
7 5 (2.58%) Solaris
7 5 (2.58%) Windows XP
8 4 (2.06%) Windows 7
8 4 (2.06%) Windows 8
9 1 (0.52%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 29 (14.95%) Agile Software Development
2 28 (14.43%) Scrum
3 27 (13.92%) Project Management
4 23 (11.86%) Mentoring
5 20 (10.31%) DSDM
5 20 (10.31%) Incident Management
6 19 (9.79%) PRINCE2
7 17 (8.76%) Workflow
8 16 (8.25%) Stakeholder Management
8 16 (8.25%) People Management
9 15 (7.73%) Change Control
10 14 (7.22%) CRM
10 14 (7.22%) Process Management
11 13 (6.70%) Agile Project Management
12 11 (5.67%) Problem Management
12 11 (5.67%) Disaster Recovery
12 11 (5.67%) Asset Management
13 10 (5.15%) Risk Management
14 9 (4.64%) ITIL
14 9 (4.64%) Business Development
Programming Languages
1 27 (13.92%) C#
2 24 (12.37%) SQL
3 23 (11.86%) JavaScript
4 3 (1.55%) Java
5 1 (0.52%) PL/SQL
5 1 (0.52%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 194 (100.00%) Security Cleared
2 22 (11.34%) Degree
2 22 (11.34%) Cisco Certification
3 20 (10.31%) CCNP
4 17 (8.76%) CCSA
5 6 (3.09%) JNCIA
6 5 (2.58%) MCDST
6 5 (2.58%) Microsoft Certification
6 5 (2.58%) MCP
7 4 (2.06%) MCSE
7 4 (2.06%) MCSA
7 4 (2.06%) MCITP
7 4 (2.06%) ITIL Certification
8 3 (1.55%) PRINCE2 Certification
8 3 (1.55%) CCNA
8 3 (1.55%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
9 2 (1.03%) JNCIS
9 2 (1.03%) CCIE
10 1 (0.52%) OCP
10 1 (0.52%) Oracle Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 22 (11.34%) SLA
2 10 (5.15%) QA
3 2 (1.03%) Data Quality
4 1 (0.52%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 31 (15.98%) Active Directory
2 26 (13.40%) VMware ESX
2 26 (13.40%) vSphere
2 26 (13.40%) vCloud
3 22 (11.34%) XenApp
3 22 (11.34%) XenDesktop
4 9 (4.64%) VMware Infrastructure
5 2 (1.03%) HDFS
Systems Management
1 34 (17.53%) NetBackup
2 26 (13.40%) Backup Exec
2 26 (13.40%) Norton AntiVirus
3 9 (4.64%) FortiGate
4 7 (3.61%) Cisco IPCC
5 6 (3.09%) CA Spectrum
5 6 (3.09%) Cisco Prime
6 1 (0.52%) SCCM
Vendors
1 64 (32.99%) Cisco
1 64 (32.99%) Microsoft
2 35 (18.04%) Citrix
2 35 (18.04%) VMware
3 31 (15.98%) CheckPoint
4 26 (13.40%) Symantec
4 26 (13.40%) Veritas
4 26 (13.40%) Sophos
5 22 (11.34%) Juniper
6 10 (5.15%) Oracle
6 10 (5.15%) Acronis
7 9 (4.64%) F5
7 9 (4.64%) Fortinet
8 8 (4.12%) Veeam
9 7 (3.61%) EMC
10 6 (3.09%) CA
11 4 (2.06%) McAfee
11 4 (2.06%) SAP
11 4 (2.06%) Sourcefire
12 3 (1.55%) Brocade
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