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 21 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
21 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Security Check (SC) Clearance
Rank 55 75 109
Rank change year-on-year
+20 +34
Permanent jobs citing SC Cleared 107 71 49
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 4.84% 2.86% 1.85%
As % of the Qualifications category 15.81% 8.91% 6.41%
Number of salaries quoted 96 51 30
Average salary £56,250 £47,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+18.42% +11.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,750 £29,000 £36,000
10% offered a salary of more than £82,500 £65,000 £65,000
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
677 797 765
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 30.62% 32.14% 28.85%
Number of salaries quoted 513 617 611
Average salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,500
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £27,500 £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 21 April 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 21 April 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 72 £60,000 - 1
Stevenage +12 18 £22,500 -57.74% 2
Watford +14 7 £46,500 +60.34% 1
SC Cleared
East of England

SC Cleared
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire

For the 6 months to 21 April 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.

1 209 (100.00%) Security Cleared
2 64 (30.62%) Cisco
3 63 (30.14%) Firewall
4 62 (29.67%) Microsoft
5 54 (25.84%) SQL Server
6 52 (24.88%) SQL Server 2008
7 44 (21.05%) Agile Software Development
8 43 (20.57%) Scrum
9 39 (18.66%) Windows
10 37 (17.70%) Finance
10 37 (17.70%) NetBackup
11 32 (15.31%) Project Management
11 32 (15.31%) DSDM
11 32 (15.31%) SharePoint
12 31 (14.83%) IIS
13 30 (14.35%) CheckPoint
14 29 (13.88%) ASP.NET
14 29 (13.88%) .NET
14 29 (13.88%) C#
14 29 (13.88%) Citrix
14 29 (13.88%) VMware
15 28 (13.40%) PRINCE2
16 27 (12.92%) Active Directory
17 26 (12.44%) SLA
18 25 (11.96%) Juniper
18 25 (11.96%) MS Exchange
18 25 (11.96%) LAN
18 25 (11.96%) SQL
18 25 (11.96%) Stakeholder Management
18 25 (11.96%) People Management

SC Cleared
Top Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 21 April 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 32 (15.31%) SharePoint
2 31 (14.83%) IIS
3 25 (11.96%) MS Exchange
4 23 (11.00%) Exchange Server 2003
4 23 (11.00%) Exchange Server 2007
4 23 (11.00%) Exchange Server 2010
5 2 (0.96%) Apache Pig
6 1 (0.48%) SharePoint 2013
6 1 (0.48%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 16 (7.66%) MS Excel
2 3 (1.44%) MS Office
3 2 (0.96%) MS Project
4 1 (0.48%) Simulink
4 1 (0.48%) Stateflow
Business Applications
1 12 (5.74%) Dynamics CRM
2 2 (0.96%) SAP Business One
2 2 (0.96%) SAP SD
2 2 (0.96%) SAP CRM
Cloud Services
1 1 (0.48%) Office 365
1 1 (0.48%) Yammer
Communications & Networking
1 63 (30.14%) Firewall
2 25 (11.96%) LAN
3 23 (11.00%) DHCP
3 23 (11.00%) DNS
4 21 (10.05%) WAN
5 17 (8.13%) Wi-Fi
6 13 (6.22%) Network Security
7 8 (3.83%) Junos
7 8 (3.83%) FirePass
8 6 (2.87%) Wireless
8 6 (2.87%) SNMP
8 6 (2.87%) DSL
9 4 (1.91%) SAN
9 4 (1.91%) VPN
10 2 (0.96%) VoIP
10 2 (0.96%) IPv4
10 2 (0.96%) IPv6
10 2 (0.96%) VRRP
10 2 (0.96%) MPLS
10 2 (0.96%) OSPF
Database & Business Intelligence
1 54 (25.84%) SQL Server
2 52 (24.88%) SQL Server 2008
3 23 (11.00%) SQL Server 2000
4 14 (6.70%) Relational Database
5 9 (4.31%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 2 (0.96%) BusinessObjects
6 2 (0.96%) Hadoop
6 2 (0.96%) Apache Hive
6 2 (0.96%) Apache Cassandra
6 2 (0.96%) NoSQL
6 2 (0.96%) SAP HANA
6 2 (0.96%) Big Data
6 2 (0.96%) MarkLogic
Development Applications
1 9 (4.31%) Subversion
2 8 (3.83%) Team Foundation Server
3 5 (2.39%) Visual Studio
General
1 37 (17.70%) Finance
2 21 (10.05%) Telecoms
3 8 (3.83%) Back Office
3 8 (3.83%) Retail
4 3 (1.44%) Legal
5 2 (0.96%) Pharmaceutical
5 2 (0.96%) Billing
6 1 (0.48%) French Language
6 1 (0.48%) Italian Language
6 1 (0.48%) Front Office
6 1 (0.48%) Electronics
6 1 (0.48%) Aerospace
Job Titles
1 42 (20.10%) Consultant
2 31 (14.83%) Network Engineer
3 30 (14.35%) Project Manager
4 27 (12.92%) Senior Manager
5 25 (11.96%) Developer
6 23 (11.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
6 23 (11.00%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
7 22 (10.53%) Agile Project Manager
8 20 (9.57%) .NET Developer
9 19 (9.09%) ASP.NET Developer
10 14 (6.70%) Analyst
11 13 (6.22%) Senior Project Manager
12 12 (5.74%) Delivery Manager
12 12 (5.74%) Graduate
13 11 (5.26%) Network Security Engineer
13 11 (5.26%) Security Engineer
13 11 (5.26%) Senior Network Engineer
14 10 (4.78%) Senior Developer
14 10 (4.78%) Architect
14 10 (4.78%) Microsoft Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 29 (13.88%) .NET
1 29 (13.88%) ASP.NET
2 22 (10.53%) HTML
3 19 (9.09%) CSS
4 9 (4.31%) .NET Framework
4 9 (4.31%) ASP.NET MVC
4 9 (4.31%) ASP.NET MVC 3
5 4 (1.91%) jQuery
6 2 (0.96%) Java EE
6 2 (0.96%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 24 (11.48%) Blackberry
2 23 (11.00%) Clustering
3 13 (6.22%) Management Information System
4 10 (4.78%) Computer Science
5 7 (3.35%) Social Media
5 7 (3.35%) User Experience
6 6 (2.87%) e-Health
7 4 (1.91%) PKI
7 4 (1.91%) CMDB
8 3 (1.44%) Analytical Skills
9 2 (0.96%) Replication
9 2 (0.96%) Visualisation
9 2 (0.96%) Mathematics
10 1 (0.48%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
10 1 (0.48%) Handset
10 1 (0.48%) VHDL
10 1 (0.48%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 39 (18.66%) Windows
2 24 (11.48%) Windows Server 2008
3 23 (11.00%) Windows 2000
4 16 (7.66%) Windows Server 2012
5 7 (3.35%) Linux
6 4 (1.91%) UNIX
6 4 (1.91%) Solaris
6 4 (1.91%) Windows XP
7 3 (1.44%) Windows 7
7 3 (1.44%) Windows 8
8 1 (0.48%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 44 (21.05%) Agile Software Development
2 43 (20.57%) Scrum
3 32 (15.31%) DSDM
3 32 (15.31%) Project Management
4 28 (13.40%) PRINCE2
5 25 (11.96%) Stakeholder Management
5 25 (11.96%) People Management
6 22 (10.53%) Mentoring
7 21 (10.05%) Agile Project Management
8 19 (9.09%) Incident Management
9 15 (7.18%) Workflow
9 15 (7.18%) CRM
9 15 (7.18%) Change Control
10 13 (6.22%) Business Development
10 13 (6.22%) Process Management
11 11 (5.26%) Asset Management
11 11 (5.26%) Problem Management
12 9 (4.31%) Continuous Integration
12 9 (4.31%) TDD
12 9 (4.31%) Configuration Management
Programming Languages
1 29 (13.88%) C#
2 25 (11.96%) SQL
3 22 (10.53%) JavaScript
4 2 (0.96%) Java
5 1 (0.48%) C
5 1 (0.48%) MATLAB
Qualifications
1 209 (100.00%) Security Cleared
2 23 (11.00%) Cisco Certification
3 22 (10.53%) Degree
4 21 (10.05%) CCNP
5 17 (8.13%) CCSA
6 6 (2.87%) JNCIA
7 4 (1.91%) MCDST
7 4 (1.91%) Microsoft Certification
7 4 (1.91%) PRINCE2 Certification
7 4 (1.91%) ITIL Certification
7 4 (1.91%) MCP
8 3 (1.44%) MCSE
8 3 (1.44%) MCSA
8 3 (1.44%) MCITP
8 3 (1.44%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
8 3 (1.44%) DV Cleared
9 2 (0.96%) JNCIS
9 2 (0.96%) CCIP
9 2 (0.96%) CCNA
9 2 (0.96%) CCIE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 26 (12.44%) SLA
2 9 (4.31%) QA
3 2 (0.96%) Data Quality
4 1 (0.48%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 27 (12.92%) Active Directory
2 23 (11.00%) VMware ESX
2 23 (11.00%) vSphere
2 23 (11.00%) vCloud
3 22 (10.53%) XenApp
3 22 (10.53%) XenDesktop
4 6 (2.87%) VMware Infrastructure
5 2 (0.96%) HDFS
Systems Management
1 37 (17.70%) NetBackup
2 23 (11.00%) Backup Exec
2 23 (11.00%) Norton AntiVirus
3 8 (3.83%) FortiGate
4 6 (2.87%) CA Spectrum
4 6 (2.87%) Cisco Prime
5 3 (1.44%) Cisco IPCC
6 1 (0.48%) SCCM
Vendors
1 64 (30.62%) Cisco
2 62 (29.67%) Microsoft
3 30 (14.35%) CheckPoint
4 29 (13.88%) VMware
4 29 (13.88%) Citrix
5 25 (11.96%) Juniper
6 23 (11.00%) Sophos
6 23 (11.00%) Symantec
6 23 (11.00%) Veritas
7 14 (6.70%) Veeam
8 8 (3.83%) Fortinet
8 8 (3.83%) F5
9 7 (3.35%) Acronis
10 6 (2.87%) CA
10 6 (2.87%) EMC
10 6 (2.87%) Oracle
11 4 (1.91%) HP
11 4 (1.91%) SAP
11 4 (1.91%) McAfee
11 4 (1.91%) Sourcefire
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Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 1 hour ago
Hertfordshire
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Salary: Benefits Package
Posted: 3 hours ago
Hertfordshire
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Salary: Benefits Package
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Salary: Benefits Package
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Stevenage, Hertfordshire
SCC
Salary: From £20,000 to £25,000 per annum
Posted: 7 hours ago
Hertfordshire
DCL Search & Selection
Salary: £50000 - £55000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
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Hudson IT
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Hemel Hempstead, Hertfordshire
Sopra Steria Recruitment
Salary: From £35,000 to £45,000 per annum Plus Flexible Benefits
Posted: 19 days ago
Hatfield, Hertfordshire
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Salary: comprehensive benefits scheme
Posted: 22 days ago
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Salary: comprehensive benefits scheme
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