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 3 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
3 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Security Check (SC) Clearance
Rank 45 41 104
Rank change year-on-year
-4 +63
Permanent jobs citing SC Cleared 123 145 38
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 5.12% 5.65% 1.69%
As % of the Qualifications category 16.10% 17.79% 5.66%
Number of salaries quoted 118 127 23
Average salary £50,000 £70,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-28.57% +64.70%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £35,000 £33,000
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £95,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £47,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
-5.26% +11.76%
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
764 815 671
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 31.82% 31.74% 29.82%
Number of salaries quoted 638 685 513
Average salary £45,000 £47,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-4.25% +10.58%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £30,150 £25,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.43% +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 3 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 3 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 85 £60,000 -14.28% 3
Stevenage +15 12 £25,000 -44.44%
Watford +7 8 £24,000 -17.24% 3
Rickmansworth - 5 £45,000 -
SC Cleared
East of England

SC Cleared
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire

For the 6 months to 3 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.

1 214 (100.00%) Security Cleared
2 80 (37.38%) Agile Software Development
3 75 (35.05%) Scrum
4 56 (26.17%) DSDM
5 46 (21.50%) Finance
6 45 (21.03%) Project Management
6 45 (21.03%) PRINCE2
7 44 (20.56%) Stakeholder Management
7 44 (20.56%) People Management
8 40 (18.69%) Microsoft
9 39 (18.22%) Cisco
10 38 (17.76%) SQL Server
10 38 (17.76%) Agile Project Management
11 37 (17.29%) SQL Server 2008
12 35 (16.36%) .NET
13 34 (15.89%) SQL
13 34 (15.89%) ASP.NET
14 31 (14.49%) C#
15 29 (13.55%) NetBackup
16 27 (12.62%) Firewall
17 25 (11.68%) Veeam
18 24 (11.21%) SLA
19 21 (9.81%) MS Excel
20 20 (9.35%) Business Development
20 20 (9.35%) LAN
21 19 (8.88%) MVC
21 19 (8.88%) Linux
21 19 (8.88%) ASP.NET MVC
21 19 (8.88%) TDD
22 18 (8.41%) Subversion

SC Cleared
Top Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 3 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 17 (7.94%) SharePoint
2 11 (5.14%) IIS
3 7 (3.27%) MS Exchange
4 5 (2.34%) Exchange Server 2003
4 5 (2.34%) Exchange Server 2007
4 5 (2.34%) Exchange Server 2010
5 2 (0.93%) Apache Pig
6 1 (0.47%) SharePoint 2013
6 1 (0.47%) Exchange Server 2013
6 1 (0.47%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 21 (9.81%) MS Excel
2 6 (2.80%) MS Office
3 1 (0.47%) MS Project
3 1 (0.47%) Simulink
3 1 (0.47%) Stateflow
Business Applications
1 10 (4.67%) Dynamics CRM
2 2 (0.93%) SAP Business One
Cloud Services
1 2 (0.93%) Office 365
2 1 (0.47%) Yammer
Communications & Networking
1 27 (12.62%) Firewall
2 20 (9.35%) LAN
3 12 (5.61%) WAN
4 8 (3.74%) Wi-Fi
5 7 (3.27%) SAN
6 6 (2.80%) MPLS
6 6 (2.80%) Wireless
6 6 (2.80%) SNMP
6 6 (2.80%) DSL
7 5 (2.34%) DNS
7 5 (2.34%) DHCP
8 4 (1.87%) IPv4
8 4 (1.87%) IPv6
8 4 (1.87%) TCP/IP
8 4 (1.87%) OSPF
8 4 (1.87%) BGP
8 4 (1.87%) VRRP
8 4 (1.87%) Cisco Nexus
9 2 (0.93%) DWDM
9 2 (0.93%) Ethernet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 38 (17.76%) SQL Server
2 37 (17.29%) SQL Server 2008
3 18 (8.41%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 9 (4.21%) Relational Database
5 4 (1.87%) SQL Server 2000
6 2 (0.93%) BusinessObjects
6 2 (0.93%) Hadoop
6 2 (0.93%) Apache Hive
6 2 (0.93%) Apache Cassandra
6 2 (0.93%) NoSQL
6 2 (0.93%) SAP HANA
6 2 (0.93%) Big Data
6 2 (0.93%) MarkLogic
Development Applications
1 18 (8.41%) Subversion
2 7 (3.27%) Team Foundation Server
3 4 (1.87%) Visual Studio
General
1 46 (21.50%) Finance
2 8 (3.74%) Telecoms
3 4 (1.87%) Pharmaceutical
4 1 (0.47%) Front Office
4 1 (0.47%) Back Office
4 1 (0.47%) Electronics
4 1 (0.47%) Aerospace
4 1 (0.47%) Retail
4 1 (0.47%) French Language
4 1 (0.47%) Italian Language
Job Titles
1 46 (21.50%) Project Manager
2 39 (18.22%) Senior Manager
2 39 (18.22%) Agile Project Manager
3 30 (14.02%) Consultant
4 29 (13.55%) Developer
5 26 (12.15%) .NET Developer
5 26 (12.15%) ASP.NET Developer
6 21 (9.81%) Senior Project Manager
7 20 (9.35%) Analyst
8 19 (8.88%) Delivery Manager
8 19 (8.88%) Microsoft Developer
9 18 (8.41%) C# Developer
9 18 (8.41%) C# ASP.NET Developer
9 18 (8.41%) C# .NET Developer
10 16 (7.48%) Systems Administrator
11 13 (6.07%) Network Engineer
12 11 (5.14%) Administrator
13 10 (4.67%) Support Analyst
13 10 (4.67%) Architect
13 10 (4.67%) Technical Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 35 (16.36%) .NET
2 34 (15.89%) ASP.NET
3 19 (8.88%) ASP.NET MVC
4 18 (8.41%) ASP.NET MVC 3
4 18 (8.41%) .NET Framework
5 17 (7.94%) HTML
6 15 (7.01%) CSS
7 3 (1.40%) jQuery
8 2 (0.93%) Java EE
8 2 (0.93%) XML
9 1 (0.47%) WCF
Miscellaneous
1 14 (6.54%) Computer Science
2 12 (5.61%) Management Information System
2 12 (5.61%) Clustering
3 8 (3.74%) User Experience
4 7 (3.27%) HP Superdome
4 7 (3.27%) IVR
5 6 (2.80%) e-Health
5 6 (2.80%) Blackberry
6 4 (1.87%) Mathematics
7 3 (1.40%) Analytical Skills
8 2 (0.93%) EMC VNX
8 2 (0.93%) Visualisation
8 2 (0.93%) Social Media
8 2 (0.93%) Replication
9 1 (0.47%) Handset
9 1 (0.47%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
9 1 (0.47%) VHDL
9 1 (0.47%) Video Conferencing
9 1 (0.47%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 19 (8.88%) Linux
2 17 (7.94%) UNIX
2 17 (7.94%) Windows
3 13 (6.07%) Solaris
4 9 (4.21%) Windows Server 2012
4 9 (4.21%) AIX
4 9 (4.21%) HPUX
5 5 (2.34%) Windows Server 2008
6 4 (1.87%) Windows 2000
7 3 (1.40%) Ubuntu
8 1 (0.47%) Windows XP
8 1 (0.47%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 80 (37.38%) Agile Software Development
2 75 (35.05%) Scrum
3 56 (26.17%) DSDM
4 45 (21.03%) PRINCE2
4 45 (21.03%) Project Management
5 44 (20.56%) Stakeholder Management
5 44 (20.56%) People Management
6 38 (17.76%) Agile Project Management
7 20 (9.35%) Business Development
8 19 (8.88%) TDD
8 19 (8.88%) MVC
9 18 (8.41%) Configuration Management
9 18 (8.41%) Mentoring
9 18 (8.41%) Continuous Integration
10 14 (6.54%) Network Design
11 13 (6.07%) CRM
12 12 (5.61%) Software Testing
12 12 (5.61%) Enterprise Architecture
13 10 (4.67%) Network Architecture
13 10 (4.67%) Business Analysis
Programming Languages
1 34 (15.89%) SQL
2 31 (14.49%) C#
3 18 (8.41%) JavaScript
4 9 (4.21%) Shell Script
5 7 (3.27%) Perl
6 2 (0.93%) Java
7 1 (0.47%) MATLAB
7 1 (0.47%) PowerShell
7 1 (0.47%) C
Qualifications
1 214 (100.00%) Security Cleared
2 12 (5.61%) Degree
2 12 (5.61%) CCNP
2 12 (5.61%) Cisco Certification
3 8 (3.74%) CCSA
4 7 (3.27%) ISEB
4 7 (3.27%) ISTQB
5 6 (2.80%) PRINCE2 Certification
5 6 (2.80%) JNCIA
6 4 (1.87%) CCIP
7 3 (1.40%) DV Cleared
8 1 (0.47%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
8 1 (0.47%) MCP
8 1 (0.47%) MCDST
8 1 (0.47%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 24 (11.21%) SLA
2 4 (1.87%) QA
3 2 (0.93%) Data Quality
System Software
1 13 (6.07%) Active Directory
2 7 (3.27%) Samba
3 5 (2.34%) VMware ESX
3 5 (2.34%) XenApp
3 5 (2.34%) XenDesktop
3 5 (2.34%) vSphere
4 4 (1.87%) vCloud
5 3 (1.40%) VMware Infrastructure
6 2 (0.93%) HDFS
7 1 (0.47%) Terminal Services
7 1 (0.47%) Hyper-V
7 1 (0.47%) Forefront TMG
Systems Management
1 29 (13.55%) NetBackup
2 6 (2.80%) CA Spectrum
2 6 (2.80%) Cisco Prime
3 4 (1.87%) Backup Exec
3 4 (1.87%) Norton AntiVirus
4 1 (0.47%) SCCM
Vendors
1 40 (18.69%) Microsoft
2 39 (18.22%) Cisco
3 25 (11.68%) Veeam
4 17 (7.94%) Juniper
5 13 (6.07%) HP
6 11 (5.14%) Oracle
7 8 (3.74%) CheckPoint
8 7 (3.27%) VMware
8 7 (3.27%) Citrix
9 6 (2.80%) CA
9 6 (2.80%) EMC
10 4 (1.87%) Veritas
10 4 (1.87%) Symantec
10 4 (1.87%) Sophos
10 4 (1.87%) Verint
11 3 (1.40%) Remedy
12 2 (0.93%) Brocade
12 2 (0.93%) Business Objects
12 2 (0.93%) SAP
12 2 (0.93%) Cloudera
Watford, Hertfordshire
JPS Selection
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + package
Posted: Yesterday
Hertfordshire
Ping IT Recruitment ltd
Salary: From £55,000 to £65,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Watford, Hertfordshire
Executive Recruitment Services (ERS)
Posted: 2 days ago
Hemel Hempstead, Hertfordshire
The People Network
Salary: £50000 - £70000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Hemel Hempstead, Hertfordshire
Sopra Steria Recruitment
Salary: From £45,000 to £50,000 per annum + 15% Flexible Benefits and bonus
Posted: 9 days ago
Hemel Hempstead
Computer Futures
Salary: £55000 - £75000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 19 days ago
Watford
Computer Futures
Salary: £55000 - £75000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 23 days ago