The table below looks at the statistics for SC Cleared in IT jobs advertised for the Kent region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited SC Cleared over the 3 months to 3 December 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
3 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Security Check (SC) Clearance
Rank 79 84 91
Rank change year-on-year
+5 +7
Permanent jobs citing SC Cleared 5 14 16
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kent 0.64% 1.25% 1.35%
As % of the Qualifications category 2.78% 4.84% 4.97%
Number of salaries quoted 1 6 15
Median salary £24,000 £47,500 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-49.47% +35.71%
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £43,627 £47,500
% change year-on-year
+3.14% -8.15%
SC Cleared
South East

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Qualifications category in permanent jobs advertised in the Kent region.

Qualifications Category
Kent
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
180 289 322
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kent 23.02% 25.80% 27.15%
Number of salaries quoted 156 253 285
Median salary £42,500 £36,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+18.05% -15.29%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £21,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £60,000 £52,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,500

SC Cleared
Jobs Demand Trend in Kent

The demand trend of job ads across the Kent region citing SC Cleared as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in the Qualifications category.

SC Cleared Jobs Demand Trend in Kent

SC Cleared
Salary Trend in Kent

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

SC Cleared Salary Trend in Kent

SC Cleared
Job Locations in Kent

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing SC Cleared within the Kent region over the 3 months to 3 December 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Tonbridge - 4 - -
Sittingbourne - 1 £24,000 -
SC Cleared
South East

SC Cleared
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Kent

For the 6 months to 3 December 2016, IT jobs citing SC Cleared also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Kent region with a requirement for SC Cleared.

1 11 (100.00%) Security Cleared
2 6 (54.55%) Analytical Skills
3 5 (45.45%) HP
4 4 (36.36%) OpenView
4 4 (36.36%) BMC
4 4 (36.36%) CA
4 4 (36.36%) IBM
4 4 (36.36%) Compuware
4 4 (36.36%) SQL
4 4 (36.36%) VB
4 4 (36.36%) Unix
4 4 (36.36%) Linux
4 4 (36.36%) SNMP
4 4 (36.36%) Tivoli
4 4 (36.36%) BMC PATROL
4 4 (36.36%) Nagios
4 4 (36.36%) Management Information System
4 4 (36.36%) Software Engineering
4 4 (36.36%) Tivoli Endpoint Manager
4 4 (36.36%) Structured Programming
4 4 (36.36%) Nimsoft
4 4 (36.36%) BPSS Clearance
4 4 (36.36%) Dynatrace
4 4 (36.36%) vSphere
4 4 (36.36%) e-Health
4 4 (36.36%) Degree
4 4 (36.36%) Computer Science
4 4 (36.36%) Creative Problem-Solving
5 3 (27.27%) DV Cleared
5 3 (27.27%) Service Management

SC Cleared
Top Related IT Skills in Kent by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 1 (9.09%) MS Exchange
1 1 (9.09%) SharePoint
Applications
1 2 (18.18%) MS Excel
2 1 (9.09%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 4 (36.36%) SNMP
2 2 (18.18%) Internet
2 2 (18.18%) LAN
2 2 (18.18%) WAN
3 1 (9.09%) Cisco Nexus
3 1 (9.09%) DHCP
3 1 (9.09%) DNS
3 1 (9.09%) Firewall
3 1 (9.09%) VoIP
3 1 (9.09%) VXLAN
General
1 2 (18.18%) Telecoms
2 1 (9.09%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 4 (36.36%) Systems Engineer
2 2 (18.18%) Customer Engineer
2 2 (18.18%) Mitel Engineer
3 1 (9.09%) 1st Line Engineer
3 1 (9.09%) 2nd Line Engineer
3 1 (9.09%) Analyst
3 1 (9.09%) Architect
3 1 (9.09%) Cybersecurity Manager
3 1 (9.09%) Field Engineer
3 1 (9.09%) Field Support Technician
3 1 (9.09%) Incident Manager
3 1 (9.09%) IT Analyst
3 1 (9.09%) IT Support
3 1 (9.09%) IT Technician
3 1 (9.09%) Mitel Field Engineer
3 1 (9.09%) Network Design Architect
3 1 (9.09%) Server Support
3 1 (9.09%) Server Technician
3 1 (9.09%) Service Analyst
3 1 (9.09%) Support Technician
Miscellaneous
1 6 (54.55%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (36.36%) Computer Science
2 4 (36.36%) e-Health
2 4 (36.36%) Management Information System
3 1 (9.09%) Data Centre
3 1 (9.09%) Fat Client
3 1 (9.09%) Thin Client
Operating Systems
1 4 (36.36%) Linux
1 4 (36.36%) Unix
2 3 (27.27%) Windows
3 1 (9.09%) Windows 7
3 1 (9.09%) Windows Server
3 1 (9.09%) Windows Server 2003
3 1 (9.09%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (36.36%) Creative Problem-Solving
1 4 (36.36%) Software Engineering
1 4 (36.36%) Structured Programming
2 3 (27.27%) Service Management
3 2 (18.18%) ITIL
3 2 (18.18%) Service Delivery
4 1 (9.09%) Cybersecurity
4 1 (9.09%) Incident Management
4 1 (9.09%) Infrastructure Management
4 1 (9.09%) ITIL V2
4 1 (9.09%) Network Design
4 1 (9.09%) Service Design
Programming Languages
1 4 (36.36%) SQL
1 4 (36.36%) VB
Qualifications
1 11 (100.00%) Security Cleared
2 4 (36.36%) BPSS Clearance
2 4 (36.36%) Degree
3 3 (27.27%) DV Cleared
4 2 (18.18%) CCNA
4 2 (18.18%) Cisco Certification
5 1 (9.09%) CCDA
5 1 (9.09%) CCDP
5 1 (9.09%) CCIE
5 1 (9.09%) CCNP
5 1 (9.09%) CCSA
5 1 (9.09%) CCSE
5 1 (9.09%) JNCIE
5 1 (9.09%) JNCIP
5 1 (9.09%) MCSA
5 1 (9.09%) MCSE
5 1 (9.09%) Microsoft Certification
System Software
1 4 (36.36%) vSphere
2 2 (18.18%) Active Directory
3 1 (9.09%) Hyper-V
3 1 (9.09%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 4 (36.36%) BMC PATROL
1 4 (36.36%) Nagios
1 4 (36.36%) OpenView
1 4 (36.36%) Tivoli
1 4 (36.36%) Tivoli Endpoint Manager
Vendors
1 5 (45.45%) HP
2 4 (36.36%) BMC
2 4 (36.36%) CA
2 4 (36.36%) Compuware
2 4 (36.36%) Dynatrace
2 4 (36.36%) IBM
2 4 (36.36%) Nimsoft
3 2 (18.18%) Aastra
3 2 (18.18%) Cisco
3 2 (18.18%) Microsoft
3 2 (18.18%) Mitel
4 1 (9.09%) CheckPoint
4 1 (9.09%) Citrix
4 1 (9.09%) VMware