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 22 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Security Check (SC) Clearance
Rank 46 67 104
Rank change year-on-year
+21 +37
Permanent jobs citing SC Cleared 126 84 44
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 5.61% 3.33% 1.79%
As % of the Qualifications category 18.42% 10.61% 5.74%
Number of salaries quoted 116 73 26
Average salary £51,250 £50,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.50% +17.64%
90% offered a salary of more than £36,000 £29,200 £40,000
10% offered a salary of more than £82,500 £95,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £46,500 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+3.33% +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
684 792 767
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 30.47% 31.38% 31.23%
Number of salaries quoted 530 640 603
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £27,500 £29,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £60,000 £60,000
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 22 May 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 22 May 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 83 £60,000 -14.28% 1
Stevenage +25 19 £22,500 -50.00% 3
Watford +14 7 £47,500 +63.79% 1
Rickmansworth - 4 £45,000 -
SC Cleared
East of England

SC Cleared
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire

For the 6 months to 22 May 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.

1 210 (100.00%) Security Cleared
2 60 (28.57%) Agile Software Development
3 59 (28.10%) Scrum
4 53 (25.24%) Cisco
5 46 (21.90%) Microsoft
5 46 (21.90%) Firewall
6 45 (21.43%) SQL Server
7 44 (20.95%) DSDM
7 44 (20.95%) Finance
8 43 (20.48%) SQL Server 2008
9 38 (18.10%) PRINCE2
10 37 (17.62%) Project Management
11 35 (16.67%) Stakeholder Management
11 35 (16.67%) People Management
12 31 (14.76%) NetBackup
13 30 (14.29%) SLA
14 29 (13.81%) Windows
14 29 (13.81%) Agile Project Management
15 27 (12.86%) ASP.NET
15 27 (12.86%) C#
15 27 (12.86%) .NET
15 27 (12.86%) LAN
16 25 (11.90%) SQL
17 24 (11.43%) SharePoint
18 21 (10.00%) IIS
18 21 (10.00%) Active Directory
19 20 (9.52%) Juniper
20 19 (9.05%) WAN
20 19 (9.05%) Mentoring
21 18 (8.57%) CheckPoint

SC Cleared
Top Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 22 May 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 24 (11.43%) SharePoint
2 21 (10.00%) IIS
3 16 (7.62%) MS Exchange
4 14 (6.67%) Exchange Server 2007
4 14 (6.67%) Exchange Server 2003
4 14 (6.67%) Exchange Server 2010
5 2 (0.95%) Apache Pig
6 1 (0.48%) SharePoint 2013
6 1 (0.48%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 17 (8.10%) MS Excel
2 5 (2.38%) MS Office
3 2 (0.95%) MS Project
4 1 (0.48%) Simulink
4 1 (0.48%) Stateflow
Business Applications
1 11 (5.24%) Dynamics CRM
2 2 (0.95%) SAP Business One
2 2 (0.95%) SAP SD
2 2 (0.95%) SAP CRM
Cloud Services
1 1 (0.48%) Yammer
1 1 (0.48%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 46 (21.90%) Firewall
2 27 (12.86%) LAN
3 19 (9.05%) WAN
4 15 (7.14%) Wi-Fi
5 14 (6.67%) DHCP
5 14 (6.67%) DNS
6 6 (2.86%) SNMP
6 6 (2.86%) Wireless
6 6 (2.86%) DSL
7 4 (1.90%) SAN
7 4 (1.90%) MPLS
8 3 (1.43%) Junos
8 3 (1.43%) Cisco Nexus
8 3 (1.43%) OSPF
8 3 (1.43%) BGP
8 3 (1.43%) VRRP
8 3 (1.43%) TCP/IP
8 3 (1.43%) IPv4
8 3 (1.43%) IPv6
8 3 (1.43%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 45 (21.43%) SQL Server
2 43 (20.48%) SQL Server 2008
3 14 (6.67%) SQL Server 2000
4 13 (6.19%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 9 (4.29%) Relational Database
6 2 (0.95%) Hadoop
6 2 (0.95%) BusinessObjects
6 2 (0.95%) SAP HANA
6 2 (0.95%) Big Data
6 2 (0.95%) MarkLogic
6 2 (0.95%) Apache Hive
6 2 (0.95%) Apache Cassandra
6 2 (0.95%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 13 (6.19%) Subversion
2 8 (3.81%) Team Foundation Server
3 1 (0.48%) Visual Studio
General
1 44 (20.95%) Finance
2 17 (8.10%) Telecoms
3 8 (3.81%) Back Office
3 8 (3.81%) Retail
4 2 (0.95%) Billing
4 2 (0.95%) Pharmaceutical
5 1 (0.48%) Electronics
5 1 (0.48%) Aerospace
5 1 (0.48%) Front Office
5 1 (0.48%) French Language
5 1 (0.48%) Italian Language
Job Titles
1 40 (19.05%) Project Manager
2 38 (18.10%) Consultant
3 32 (15.24%) Senior Manager
4 30 (14.29%) Agile Project Manager
5 24 (11.43%) Developer
6 22 (10.48%) Network Engineer
6 22 (10.48%) .NET Developer
6 22 (10.48%) ASP.NET Developer
7 20 (9.52%) Analyst
8 17 (8.10%) Senior Project Manager
9 16 (7.62%) Delivery Manager
10 14 (6.67%) Graduate
10 14 (6.67%) Microsoft Developer
10 14 (6.67%) Infrastructure Engineer
10 14 (6.67%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
11 13 (6.19%) C# .NET Developer
11 13 (6.19%) C# Developer
11 13 (6.19%) C# ASP.NET Developer
12 10 (4.76%) Senior Architect
12 10 (4.76%) Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 27 (12.86%) ASP.NET
1 27 (12.86%) .NET
2 16 (7.62%) HTML
3 13 (6.19%) ASP.NET MVC 3
3 13 (6.19%) .NET Framework
3 13 (6.19%) ASP.NET MVC
3 13 (6.19%) CSS
4 3 (1.43%) jQuery
5 2 (0.95%) Java EE
5 2 (0.95%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 18 (8.57%) Clustering
2 15 (7.14%) Blackberry
3 12 (5.71%) Computer Science
4 11 (5.24%) Management Information System
5 8 (3.81%) User Experience
6 7 (3.33%) Social Media
7 6 (2.86%) e-Health
8 4 (1.90%) CMDB
8 4 (1.90%) HP Superdome
9 3 (1.43%) Analytical Skills
9 3 (1.43%) IVR
10 2 (0.95%) Mathematics
10 2 (0.95%) Visualisation
10 2 (0.95%) Replication
11 1 (0.48%) Handset
11 1 (0.48%) Video Conferencing
11 1 (0.48%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
11 1 (0.48%) VHDL
Operating Systems
1 29 (13.81%) Windows
2 15 (7.14%) Windows Server 2008
3 14 (6.67%) Windows 2000
3 14 (6.67%) Windows Server 2012
4 13 (6.19%) Linux
5 11 (5.24%) UNIX
6 8 (3.81%) Solaris
7 4 (1.90%) AIX
7 4 (1.90%) HPUX
8 3 (1.43%) Ubuntu
9 1 (0.48%) Windows XP
9 1 (0.48%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 60 (28.57%) Agile Software Development
2 59 (28.10%) Scrum
3 44 (20.95%) DSDM
4 38 (18.10%) PRINCE2
5 37 (17.62%) Project Management
6 35 (16.67%) Stakeholder Management
6 35 (16.67%) People Management
7 29 (13.81%) Agile Project Management
8 19 (9.05%) Mentoring
9 17 (8.10%) Business Development
10 16 (7.62%) CRM
11 14 (6.67%) Incident Management
12 13 (6.19%) TDD
12 13 (6.19%) Network Design
12 13 (6.19%) Continuous Integration
12 13 (6.19%) MVC
12 13 (6.19%) Configuration Management
13 12 (5.71%) Enterprise Architecture
14 11 (5.24%) Business Analysis
14 11 (5.24%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 27 (12.86%) C#
2 25 (11.90%) SQL
3 16 (7.62%) JavaScript
4 4 (1.90%) Perl
4 4 (1.90%) Shell Script
5 2 (0.95%) Java
6 1 (0.48%) MATLAB
6 1 (0.48%) C
Qualifications
1 210 (100.00%) Security Cleared
2 18 (8.57%) CCNP
2 18 (8.57%) Cisco Certification
3 15 (7.14%) CCSA
3 15 (7.14%) Degree
4 6 (2.86%) JNCIA
4 6 (2.86%) PRINCE2 Certification
5 4 (1.90%) ITIL Certification
6 3 (1.43%) ISEB
6 3 (1.43%) CCIP
6 3 (1.43%) DV Cleared
6 3 (1.43%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
6 3 (1.43%) ISTQB
7 1 (0.48%) MCP
7 1 (0.48%) Microsoft Certification
7 1 (0.48%) MCDST
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 30 (14.29%) SLA
2 5 (2.38%) QA
3 2 (0.95%) Data Quality
System Software
1 21 (10.00%) Active Directory
2 14 (6.67%) VMware ESX
2 14 (6.67%) XenApp
2 14 (6.67%) XenDesktop
2 14 (6.67%) vSphere
2 14 (6.67%) vCloud
3 4 (1.90%) Samba
4 2 (0.95%) VMware Infrastructure
4 2 (0.95%) HDFS
5 1 (0.48%) Terminal Services
Systems Management
1 31 (14.76%) NetBackup
2 14 (6.67%) Norton AntiVirus
2 14 (6.67%) Backup Exec
3 6 (2.86%) Cisco Prime
3 6 (2.86%) CA Spectrum
4 3 (1.43%) FortiGate
5 1 (0.48%) SCCM
Vendors
1 53 (25.24%) Cisco
2 46 (21.90%) Microsoft
3 20 (9.52%) Juniper
4 18 (8.57%) CheckPoint
5 17 (8.10%) Veeam
6 16 (7.62%) VMware
6 16 (7.62%) Citrix
7 14 (6.67%) Symantec
7 14 (6.67%) Sophos
7 14 (6.67%) Veritas
8 8 (3.81%) HP
9 6 (2.86%) EMC
9 6 (2.86%) CA
9 6 (2.86%) Oracle
10 4 (1.90%) SAP
10 4 (1.90%) Acronis
11 3 (1.43%) F5
11 3 (1.43%) Remedy
11 3 (1.43%) Fortinet
12 2 (0.95%) Brocade
Watford, Hertfordshire
Connected IT
Salary: £25000 - £50000 per annum + Car Bonus Bens
Posted: 2 days ago
Hertfordshire
DCL Search & Selection
Salary: £50000 - £55000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Hatfield, Hertfordshire
ComputaCenter
Salary: comprehensive benefits scheme
Posted: 2 days ago
Hertfordshire
Ping IT Recruitment ltd
Salary: From £35,000 to £45,000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Letchworth Garden City, Hertfordshire
Executive Recruitment Services (ERS)
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Stevenage, Hertfordshire
ComputaCenter
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 10 days ago
Hatfield, Hertfordshire
ComputaCenter
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 13 days ago
Stevenage, Hertfordshire
Tessella Ltd
Salary: From £25,000 to £30,000 per annum
Posted: 23 days ago