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

Location
3 months to
3 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Security Clearance
Rank 67 20 52
Rank change year-on-year
-47 +32
Permanent jobs citing Security Cleared 89 228 90
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 3.69% 9.74% 4.45%
As % of the Qualifications category 11.07% 28.39% 15.18%
Number of salaries quoted 83 191 64
Average salary £50,000 £65,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-23.07% +73.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £30,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £92,500 £54,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £47,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
-5.26% +11.76%
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
804 803 593
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 33.37% 34.32% 29.31%
Number of salaries quoted 701 664 468
Average salary £45,000 £50,000 £42,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-10.00% +19.04%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,800 £32,400 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £57,500 £75,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.40% +3.75%

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 3 September 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 3 September 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
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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 -9 38 £50,000 -28.57%
Watford +15 20 £41,500 +56.60% 2
Stevenage -7 6 £27,500 +7.84% 2
Rickmansworth - 3 £22,500 -
St Albans -18 2 £75,000 +16.73%
Sawbridgeworth - 1 £57,500 -
Security Cleared
East of England

Security Cleared
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire

For the 6 months to 3 September 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.

1 191 (78.28%) SC Cleared
2 86 (35.25%) Agile Software Development
3 65 (26.64%) Scrum
4 49 (20.08%) C#
5 48 (19.67%) Finance
6 46 (18.85%) SQL
6 46 (18.85%) .NET
7 45 (18.44%) ASP.NET
8 44 (18.03%) DSDM
9 41 (16.80%) Project Management
10 40 (16.39%) Microsoft
11 39 (15.98%) Linux
11 39 (15.98%) People Management
12 38 (15.57%) PRINCE2
13 36 (14.75%) Stakeholder Management
14 35 (14.34%) SQL Server
15 32 (13.11%) Cisco
16 31 (12.70%) SQL Server 2008
17 30 (12.30%) Agile Project Management
17 30 (12.30%) MS Excel
17 30 (12.30%) Windows
17 30 (12.30%) Firewall
18 29 (11.89%) TDD
18 29 (11.89%) MVC
18 29 (11.89%) ASP.NET MVC
19 28 (11.48%) Degree
19 28 (11.48%) JavaScript
20 27 (11.07%) HTML
21 26 (10.66%) Software Testing
22 23 (9.43%) Computer Science

Security Cleared
Top Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 3 September 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 13 (5.33%) SharePoint
2 6 (2.46%) IIS
3 4 (1.64%) MS Exchange
4 1 (0.41%) Exchange Server 2003
4 1 (0.41%) WebSphere
4 1 (0.41%) Exchange Server 2007
4 1 (0.41%) Exchange Server 2010
4 1 (0.41%) Exchange Server 2013
4 1 (0.41%) JBoss
4 1 (0.41%) WebLogic
Applications
1 30 (12.30%) MS Excel
2 10 (4.10%) MS Office
3 2 (0.82%) MS Project
3 2 (0.82%) Simulink
3 2 (0.82%) MS PowerPoint
4 1 (0.41%) Stateflow
Business Applications
1 8 (3.28%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (0.41%) SAP Business One
Cloud Services
1 1 (0.41%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (0.41%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 30 (12.30%) Firewall
2 16 (6.56%) LAN
3 11 (4.51%) WAN
4 7 (2.87%) SAN
5 6 (2.46%) MPLS
5 6 (2.46%) Wireless
6 4 (1.64%) Network Security
6 4 (1.64%) VRRP
6 4 (1.64%) Cisco Nexus
6 4 (1.64%) OSPF
6 4 (1.64%) BGP
6 4 (1.64%) TCP/IP
6 4 (1.64%) IPv4
6 4 (1.64%) IPv6
7 3 (1.23%) SNMP
7 3 (1.23%) DSL
7 3 (1.23%) Wi-Fi
8 2 (0.82%) DWDM
8 2 (0.82%) Ethernet
9 1 (0.41%) DHCP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 35 (14.34%) SQL Server
2 31 (12.70%) SQL Server 2008
3 19 (7.79%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 10 (4.10%) Relational Database
5 1 (0.41%) SAP HANA
5 1 (0.41%) IBM InfoSphere
5 1 (0.41%) BusinessObjects
5 1 (0.41%) DataStage
Development Applications
1 19 (7.79%) Subversion
2 8 (3.28%) Visual Studio
3 4 (1.64%) Team Foundation Server
4 1 (0.41%) Rational Rhapsody
General
1 48 (19.67%) Finance
2 8 (3.28%) Telecoms
3 4 (1.64%) Retail
3 4 (1.64%) Local Government
3 4 (1.64%) Pharmaceutical
3 4 (1.64%) Electronics
3 4 (1.64%) Advertising
4 2 (0.82%) Aerospace
4 2 (0.82%) Marketing
5 1 (0.41%) Automotive
5 1 (0.41%) Manufacturing
5 1 (0.41%) Banking
Job Titles
1 40 (16.39%) Project Manager
2 31 (12.70%) Agile Project Manager
3 30 (12.30%) Consultant
4 29 (11.89%) Senior Manager
4 29 (11.89%) Developer
5 22 (9.02%) Analyst
5 22 (9.02%) .NET Developer
5 22 (9.02%) ASP.NET Developer
6 20 (8.20%) Systems Administrator
7 19 (7.79%) Architect
7 19 (7.79%) Microsoft Developer
8 17 (6.97%) C# ASP.NET Developer
8 17 (6.97%) C# .NET Developer
8 17 (6.97%) C# Developer
9 16 (6.56%) Graduate
10 15 (6.15%) Senior Project Manager
10 15 (6.15%) Software Engineer
10 15 (6.15%) Delivery Manager
11 13 (5.33%) Administrator
12 12 (4.92%) Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 46 (18.85%) .NET
2 45 (18.44%) ASP.NET
3 29 (11.89%) ASP.NET MVC
4 27 (11.07%) HTML
5 19 (7.79%) .NET Framework
5 19 (7.79%) ASP.NET MVC 3
6 16 (6.56%) CSS
7 10 (4.10%) WCF
8 5 (2.05%) jQuery
9 3 (1.23%) XML
10 1 (0.41%) JSON
10 1 (0.41%) Web Services
10 1 (0.41%) AngularJS
Miscellaneous
1 23 (9.43%) Computer Science
2 20 (8.20%) Management Information System
3 9 (3.69%) IVR
3 9 (3.69%) Mathematics
4 8 (3.28%) Clustering
5 7 (2.87%) HP Superdome
5 7 (2.87%) User Experience
6 6 (2.46%) Analytical Skills
6 6 (2.46%) Blackberry
7 4 (1.64%) Statistics
7 4 (1.64%) Physics
7 4 (1.64%) Chemistry
8 3 (1.23%) e-Health
9 2 (0.82%) PMI
9 2 (0.82%) Algorithms
10 1 (0.41%) Embedded Systems
10 1 (0.41%) VHDL
10 1 (0.41%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
10 1 (0.41%) CESG
Operating Systems
1 39 (15.98%) Linux
2 30 (12.30%) Windows
3 23 (9.43%) UNIX
4 12 (4.92%) Solaris
4 12 (4.92%) Windows Server 2012
5 11 (4.51%) Embedded Linux
6 10 (4.10%) AIX
6 10 (4.10%) HPUX
7 7 (2.87%) Windows Server 2008
8 3 (1.23%) Ubuntu
9 1 (0.41%) Windows 7
9 1 (0.41%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 86 (35.25%) Agile Software Development
2 65 (26.64%) Scrum
3 44 (18.03%) DSDM
4 41 (16.80%) Project Management
5 39 (15.98%) People Management
6 38 (15.57%) PRINCE2
7 36 (14.75%) Stakeholder Management
8 30 (12.30%) Agile Project Management
9 29 (11.89%) MVC
9 29 (11.89%) TDD
10 26 (10.66%) Software Testing
11 19 (7.79%) Continuous Integration
11 19 (7.79%) Configuration Management
12 15 (6.15%) Network Design
13 14 (5.74%) Business Development
13 14 (5.74%) Mentoring
14 13 (5.33%) Software Engineering
14 13 (5.33%) ITIL
15 11 (4.51%) OO
15 11 (4.51%) CRM
Programming Languages
1 49 (20.08%) C#
2 46 (18.85%) SQL
3 28 (11.48%) JavaScript
4 18 (7.38%) C++
5 16 (6.56%) C
6 15 (6.15%) Java
7 11 (4.51%) Python
7 11 (4.51%) Embedded C++
8 10 (4.10%) Shell Script
8 10 (4.10%) Perl
9 3 (1.23%) VB
10 1 (0.41%) Ada
10 1 (0.41%) Embedded C
10 1 (0.41%) MATLAB
10 1 (0.41%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 191 (78.28%) SC Cleared
2 28 (11.48%) Degree
3 9 (3.69%) CCNP
3 9 (3.69%) ISEB
3 9 (3.69%) Cisco Certification
3 9 (3.69%) ISTQB
4 6 (2.46%) PRINCE2 Certification
5 5 (2.05%) DV Cleared
6 4 (1.64%) CCIP
7 3 (1.23%) CCSA
7 3 (1.23%) JNCIA
8 2 (0.82%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
8 2 (0.82%) PgMP
8 2 (0.82%) APMG
8 2 (0.82%) CISSP
8 2 (0.82%) PMP
8 2 (0.82%) PMI Certification
8 2 (0.82%) CIMA
9 1 (0.41%) ITIL Certification
9 1 (0.41%) CCDP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 16 (6.56%) SLA
2 6 (2.46%) QA
3 2 (0.82%) ISO 9001
4 1 (0.41%) IEC 61508
4 1 (0.41%) DO-178B
4 1 (0.41%) Data Quality
System Software
1 17 (6.97%) Active Directory
2 7 (2.87%) Samba
2 7 (2.87%) VMware ESX
2 7 (2.87%) XenApp
3 5 (2.05%) iptables
4 2 (0.82%) VMware Infrastructure
5 1 (0.41%) Hyper-V
5 1 (0.41%) XenDesktop
5 1 (0.41%) vSphere
5 1 (0.41%) Forefront TMG
5 1 (0.41%) Terminal Services
Systems Management
1 22 (9.02%) NetBackup
2 3 (1.23%) CA Spectrum
2 3 (1.23%) Cisco Prime
3 1 (0.41%) NetVault Backup
3 1 (0.41%) Nessus
3 1 (0.41%) Nmap
Vendors
1 40 (16.39%) Microsoft
2 32 (13.11%) Cisco
3 23 (9.43%) Veeam
4 15 (6.15%) Juniper
5 14 (5.74%) Oracle
6 11 (4.51%) HP
6 11 (4.51%) Intel
7 9 (3.69%) VMware
8 8 (3.28%) Citrix
9 4 (1.64%) Verint
10 3 (1.23%) CA
10 3 (1.23%) CheckPoint
11 2 (0.82%) Remedy
12 1 (0.41%) Informatica
12 1 (0.41%) Computacenter
12 1 (0.41%) Xilinx
12 1 (0.41%) Mentor Graphics
12 1 (0.41%) SAP
12 1 (0.41%) IBM
12 1 (0.41%) Altera
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