The table below looks at the statistics for Security Cleared in IT jobs advertised for the Hertfordshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Security Cleared over the 3 months to 27 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Security Clearance
Rank 47 41 57
Rank change year-on-year
-6 +16
Permanent jobs citing Security Cleared 125 133 109
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 5.50% 5.37% 4.19%
As % of the Qualifications category 18.12% 16.86% 14.32%
Number of salaries quoted 112 75 63
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 £24,350 £29,000 £28,667
10% offered a salary of more than £82,500 £63,000 £73,000
UK excluding London average salary £46,500 £44,750 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+3.91% +5.29%
Security 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
690 789 761
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 30.36% 31.84% 29.24%
Number of salaries quoted 519 611 608
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 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

Security Cleared
Jobs Demand Trend in Hertfordshire

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

Security Cleared Jobs Demand Trend in Hertfordshire

Security Cleared
Salary Trend in Hertfordshire

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

Security Cleared Salary Trend in Hertfordshire

Security Cleared
Salary Histogram in Hertfordshire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Security Cleared across the Hertfordshire region over the 3 months to 27 April 2015.

Security Cleared Salary Histogram in Hertfordshire

Security 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 Security Cleared within the Hertfordshire region over the 3 months to 27 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 76 £60,000 - 1
Stevenage -2 21 £23,000 -55.33% 3
Watford +10 10 £48,750 +41.30% 2
Rickmansworth - 4 £34,000 -
Security Cleared
East of England

Security Cleared
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire

For the 6 months to 27 April 2015, IT jobs across the Hertfordshire region citing Security 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 Security Cleared.

1 213 (87.65%) SC Cleared
2 67 (27.57%) Firewall
3 66 (27.16%) Cisco
4 65 (26.75%) Microsoft
5 58 (23.87%) SQL Server
6 53 (21.81%) SQL Server 2008
7 48 (19.75%) Agile Software Development
8 44 (18.11%) Scrum
9 42 (17.28%) Windows
10 38 (15.64%) SQL
10 38 (15.64%) Finance
11 37 (15.23%) NetBackup
12 35 (14.40%) Project Management
13 34 (13.99%) SharePoint
14 32 (13.17%) DSDM
15 31 (12.76%) .NET
15 31 (12.76%) C#
15 31 (12.76%) ASP.NET
16 30 (12.35%) Citrix
16 30 (12.35%) IIS
16 30 (12.35%) VMware
16 30 (12.35%) Degree
17 29 (11.93%) HTML
17 29 (11.93%) JavaScript
18 28 (11.52%) PRINCE2
18 28 (11.52%) CheckPoint
18 28 (11.52%) People Management
19 27 (11.11%) Cisco Certification
19 27 (11.11%) Active Directory
20 26 (10.70%) Juniper

Security Cleared
Top Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 27 April 2015, IT jobs across the Hertfordshire region citing Security 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 Security Cleared. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 34 (13.99%) SharePoint
2 30 (12.35%) IIS
3 25 (10.29%) MS Exchange
4 22 (9.05%) Exchange Server 2003
4 22 (9.05%) Exchange Server 2007
4 22 (9.05%) Exchange Server 2010
5 6 (2.47%) Apache
6 2 (0.82%) Apache Pig
7 1 (0.41%) SharePoint 2013
7 1 (0.41%) SharePoint 2010
7 1 (0.41%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
Applications
1 18 (7.41%) MS Excel
2 3 (1.23%) MS Office
3 2 (0.82%) MS Project
4 1 (0.41%) Simulink
4 1 (0.41%) Stateflow
Business Applications
1 13 (5.35%) Dynamics CRM
2 2 (0.82%) SAP Business One
2 2 (0.82%) SAP SD
2 2 (0.82%) SAP CRM
Cloud Services
1 1 (0.41%) Office 365
1 1 (0.41%) Yammer
Communications & Networking
1 67 (27.57%) Firewall
2 26 (10.70%) LAN
3 22 (9.05%) WAN
3 22 (9.05%) DHCP
3 22 (9.05%) DNS
4 17 (7.00%) Wi-Fi
4 17 (7.00%) Network Security
5 6 (2.47%) DSL
5 6 (2.47%) Wireless
5 6 (2.47%) Junos
5 6 (2.47%) FirePass
5 6 (2.47%) SNMP
6 5 (2.06%) VPN
7 4 (1.65%) BGP
7 4 (1.65%) SAN
7 4 (1.65%) Cisco Nexus
8 3 (1.23%) VRRP
8 3 (1.23%) IPv4
8 3 (1.23%) IPv6
8 3 (1.23%) MPLS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 58 (23.87%) SQL Server
2 53 (21.81%) SQL Server 2008
3 22 (9.05%) SQL Server 2000
4 17 (7.00%) Relational Database
5 10 (4.12%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 7 (2.88%) MySQL
7 6 (2.47%) PostgreSQL
8 3 (1.23%) Big Data
8 3 (1.23%) BusinessObjects
9 2 (0.82%) Data Warehouse
9 2 (0.82%) Hadoop
9 2 (0.82%) Apache Hive
9 2 (0.82%) Apache Cassandra
9 2 (0.82%) NoSQL
9 2 (0.82%) SAP HANA
9 2 (0.82%) MarkLogic
Development Applications
1 10 (4.12%) Subversion
2 8 (3.29%) Team Foundation Server
3 5 (2.06%) Visual Studio
General
1 38 (15.64%) Finance
2 22 (9.05%) Telecoms
3 8 (3.29%) Back Office
3 8 (3.29%) Retail
4 4 (1.65%) Legal
5 2 (0.82%) Aerospace
5 2 (0.82%) Pharmaceutical
5 2 (0.82%) Billing
6 1 (0.41%) French Language
6 1 (0.41%) Italian Language
6 1 (0.41%) Front Office
6 1 (0.41%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 48 (19.75%) Consultant
2 36 (14.81%) Network Engineer
3 35 (14.40%) Developer
4 31 (12.76%) Project Manager
5 27 (11.11%) Senior Manager
6 22 (9.05%) Infrastructure Engineer
6 22 (9.05%) .NET Developer
6 22 (9.05%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
6 22 (9.05%) Agile Project Manager
7 21 (8.64%) ASP.NET Developer
8 16 (6.58%) Analyst
9 14 (5.76%) Architect
9 14 (5.76%) Network Security Engineer
9 14 (5.76%) Security Engineer
10 13 (5.35%) Graduate
10 13 (5.35%) Senior Project Manager
11 12 (4.94%) Delivery Manager
12 11 (4.53%) Microsoft Developer
12 11 (4.53%) Senior Network Engineer
12 11 (4.53%) Senior Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 31 (12.76%) .NET
1 31 (12.76%) ASP.NET
2 29 (11.93%) HTML
3 20 (8.23%) CSS
4 10 (4.12%) XML
4 10 (4.12%) .NET Framework
4 10 (4.12%) jQuery
4 10 (4.12%) ASP.NET MVC
4 10 (4.12%) ASP.NET MVC 3
5 6 (2.47%) JSON
5 6 (2.47%) XSL
6 2 (0.82%) Java EE
Miscellaneous
1 24 (9.88%) Blackberry
2 23 (9.47%) Clustering
3 17 (7.00%) Management Information System
4 14 (5.76%) Computer Science
5 8 (3.29%) User Experience
6 7 (2.88%) Social Media
7 6 (2.47%) e-Health
8 5 (2.06%) Analytical Skills
9 4 (1.65%) CMDB
9 4 (1.65%) PKI
10 3 (1.23%) Replication
11 2 (0.82%) IVR
11 2 (0.82%) Mathematics
11 2 (0.82%) Visualisation
12 1 (0.41%) Statistics
12 1 (0.41%) Video Conferencing
12 1 (0.41%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
12 1 (0.41%) Handset
12 1 (0.41%) VHDL
Operating Systems
1 42 (17.28%) Windows
2 25 (10.29%) Windows Server 2008
3 22 (9.05%) Windows 2000
4 17 (7.00%) Windows Server 2012
5 10 (4.12%) Linux
6 6 (2.47%) Debian
7 4 (1.65%) UNIX
7 4 (1.65%) Solaris
7 4 (1.65%) Windows XP
8 3 (1.23%) Windows 7
8 3 (1.23%) Windows 8
9 1 (0.41%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 48 (19.75%) Agile Software Development
2 44 (18.11%) Scrum
3 35 (14.40%) Project Management
4 32 (13.17%) DSDM
5 28 (11.52%) PRINCE2
5 28 (11.52%) People Management
6 25 (10.29%) Stakeholder Management
7 22 (9.05%) Mentoring
8 21 (8.64%) Agile Project Management
9 20 (8.23%) Incident Management
10 16 (6.58%) Workflow
10 16 (6.58%) CRM
11 15 (6.17%) Change Control
12 14 (5.76%) Process Management
13 13 (5.35%) Business Development
14 12 (4.94%) Problem Management
14 12 (4.94%) ITIL
14 12 (4.94%) Asset Management
15 11 (4.53%) Network Design
16 10 (4.12%) MVC
Programming Languages
1 38 (15.64%) SQL
2 31 (12.76%) C#
3 29 (11.93%) JavaScript
4 8 (3.29%) Python
5 6 (2.47%) Bash Shell
5 6 (2.47%) Perl
5 6 (2.47%) PHP
6 2 (0.82%) C++
6 2 (0.82%) Java
6 2 (0.82%) C
7 1 (0.41%) MATLAB
Qualifications
1 213 (87.65%) SC Cleared
2 30 (12.35%) Degree
3 27 (11.11%) Cisco Certification
4 25 (10.29%) CCNP
5 17 (7.00%) CCSA
6 7 (2.88%) JNCIA
7 4 (1.65%) MCDST
7 4 (1.65%) Microsoft Certification
7 4 (1.65%) PRINCE2 Certification
7 4 (1.65%) ITIL Certification
7 4 (1.65%) MCP
8 3 (1.23%) MCSE
8 3 (1.23%) MCSA
8 3 (1.23%) CCIP
8 3 (1.23%) CCNA
8 3 (1.23%) MCITP
8 3 (1.23%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
8 3 (1.23%) DV Cleared
9 2 (0.82%) ISTQB
9 2 (0.82%) JNCIS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 26 (10.70%) SLA
2 9 (3.70%) QA
3 6 (2.47%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 3 (1.23%) Data Quality
System Software
1 27 (11.11%) Active Directory
2 24 (9.88%) VMware ESX
3 23 (9.47%) XenApp
4 22 (9.05%) vSphere
4 22 (9.05%) vCloud
5 21 (8.64%) XenDesktop
6 6 (2.47%) VMware Infrastructure
7 2 (0.82%) HDFS
8 1 (0.41%) iptables
8 1 (0.41%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 37 (15.23%) NetBackup
2 22 (9.05%) Backup Exec
2 22 (9.05%) Norton AntiVirus
3 6 (2.47%) FortiGate
3 6 (2.47%) CA Spectrum
3 6 (2.47%) Cisco Prime
4 3 (1.23%) Cisco IPCC
5 1 (0.41%) Nessus
5 1 (0.41%) Nmap
5 1 (0.41%) SCCM
5 1 (0.41%) Data Guard
Vendors
1 66 (27.16%) Cisco
2 65 (26.75%) Microsoft
3 30 (12.35%) Citrix
3 30 (12.35%) VMware
4 28 (11.52%) CheckPoint
5 26 (10.70%) Juniper
6 22 (9.05%) Symantec
6 22 (9.05%) Veritas
6 22 (9.05%) Sophos
7 15 (6.17%) Veeam
8 9 (3.70%) Oracle
9 7 (2.88%) Acronis
10 6 (2.47%) F5
10 6 (2.47%) Fortinet
10 6 (2.47%) EMC
10 6 (2.47%) CA
11 5 (2.06%) SAP
12 4 (1.65%) HP
12 4 (1.65%) McAfee
12 4 (1.65%) Sourcefire
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
Watford, Hertfordshire
Executive Recruitment Services (ERS)
Posted: 3 days ago
Watford, Hertfordshire
Executive Recruitment Services (ERS)
Posted: 3 days ago
Letchworth Garden City, Hertfordshire
Executive Recruitment Services (ERS)
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Hertfordshire
Lorien Resourcing
Salary: Benefits Package
Posted: 5 days ago
Hertfordshire
Lorien Resourcing
Salary: Benefits Package
Posted: 5 days ago
Hertfordshire
Lorien Resourcing
Salary: Benefits Package
Posted: 5 days ago
Stevenage, Hertfordshire
SCC
Salary: From £20,000 to £25,000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Hatfield, Hertfordshire
ComputaCenter
Salary: comprehensive benefits scheme
Posted: 27 days ago
Hatfield, Hertfordshire
ComputaCenter
Salary: comprehensive benefits scheme
Posted: 27 days ago