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 4 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
4 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Security Check (SC) Clearance
Rank 91 76 53
Rank change year-on-year
-15 -23
Permanent jobs citing SC Cleared 8 34 26
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kent 0.82% 2.95% 3.22%
As % of the Qualifications category 3.21% 7.94% 12.75%
Number of salaries quoted 8 33 17
Average salary £46,250 £45,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.77% +20.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £41,000 £20,000
10% offered a salary of more than £48,250 £77,500 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £47,500 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+5.55% +5.88%
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
249 428 204
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kent 25.59% 37.19% 25.28%
Number of salaries quoted 222 354 168
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% -1.23%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £23,000 £26,390
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £60,000 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

SC Cleared
Jobs Demand Trend in Kent

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing SC Cleared across the Kent region as a proportion of the total demand within 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
Salary Histogram in Kent

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing SC Cleared across the Kent region over the 3 months to 4 March 2015.

SC Cleared Salary Histogram in Kent

SC Cleared
Job Locations in Kent

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing SC Cleared within the Kent region over the 3 months to 4 March 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
West Malling +8 1 £50,000 +17.64% 1
SC Cleared
South East

SC Cleared
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Kent

For the 6 months to 4 March 2015, IT jobs across the Kent 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 24 (100.00%) Security Cleared
2 13 (54.17%) Windows Server 2008
2 13 (54.17%) Windows Server 2012
2 13 (54.17%) Windows
3 10 (41.67%) Microsoft
4 9 (37.50%) VMware
5 8 (33.33%) Finance
5 8 (33.33%) Cisco
6 7 (29.17%) Management Information System
6 7 (29.17%) Migration
7 6 (25.00%) Operations Management
7 6 (25.00%) vSphere
8 5 (20.83%) VMware Infrastructure
8 5 (20.83%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 5 (20.83%) Firewall
8 5 (20.83%) IBM
8 5 (20.83%) Red Hat
8 5 (20.83%) CheckPoint
8 5 (20.83%) PRINCE2
8 5 (20.83%) Linux
9 4 (16.67%) VPN
9 4 (16.67%) HP
9 4 (16.67%) Cisco Certification
9 4 (16.67%) Configuration Management
9 4 (16.67%) Project Management
9 4 (16.67%) Business Continuity
9 4 (16.67%) Service Delivery
9 4 (16.67%) Cisco ASA
10 3 (12.50%) Hyper-V
10 3 (12.50%) SolarWinds

SC Cleared
Top Related IT Skills in Kent by Category

For the 6 months to 4 March 2015, IT jobs across the Kent 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.

Applications
1 1 (4.17%) MS PowerPoint
1 1 (4.17%) MS Project
1 1 (4.17%) MS Excel
1 1 (4.17%) Simulink
Communications & Networking
1 5 (20.83%) Firewall
2 4 (16.67%) VPN
2 4 (16.67%) Cisco ASA
3 3 (12.50%) Cisco PIX
3 3 (12.50%) Wireless
3 3 (12.50%) TACACS
3 3 (12.50%) MPLS
4 2 (8.33%) WAN
5 1 (4.17%) Cisco Nexus
5 1 (4.17%) Intrusion Detection
General
1 8 (33.33%) Finance
2 1 (4.17%) Electronics
2 1 (4.17%) Aerospace
2 1 (4.17%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 5 (20.83%) Deployment Engineer
2 4 (16.67%) Project Manager
2 4 (16.67%) Infrastructure Manager
2 4 (16.67%) Infrastructure Project Manager
3 3 (12.50%) Build Engineer
3 3 (12.50%) Operations Analyst
3 3 (12.50%) Trainee
3 3 (12.50%) Network Operations Analyst
3 3 (12.50%) Support Engineer
3 3 (12.50%) Analyst
3 3 (12.50%) Network Analyst
3 3 (12.50%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 2 (8.33%) Technical Project Manager
4 2 (8.33%) Service Manager
4 2 (8.33%) Technical Manager
4 2 (8.33%) PRINCE2 Project Manager
4 2 (8.33%) Delivery Manager
4 2 (8.33%) Technical Infrastructure Manager
5 1 (4.17%) Platform Architect
5 1 (4.17%) Network Operations Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (8.33%) CSS
Miscellaneous
1 7 (29.17%) Management Information System
2 3 (12.50%) Statistics
2 3 (12.50%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (4.17%) Mathematics
3 1 (4.17%) Performance Metrics
Operating Systems
1 13 (54.17%) Windows Server 2008
1 13 (54.17%) Windows Server 2012
1 13 (54.17%) Windows
2 5 (20.83%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 5 (20.83%) Linux
3 3 (12.50%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (29.17%) Migration
2 6 (25.00%) Operations Management
3 5 (20.83%) PRINCE2
4 4 (16.67%) Configuration Management
4 4 (16.67%) Project Management
4 4 (16.67%) Business Continuity
4 4 (16.67%) Service Delivery
5 3 (12.50%) Network Management
6 2 (8.33%) Stakeholder Management
6 2 (8.33%) Capacity Management
7 1 (4.17%) SIEM
7 1 (4.17%) Embedded Software Development
7 1 (4.17%) Software Architecture
7 1 (4.17%) Incident Management
7 1 (4.17%) Performance Management
7 1 (4.17%) Data Migration
7 1 (4.17%) Kalman Filter
7 1 (4.17%) Network Monitoring
7 1 (4.17%) Software Engineering
7 1 (4.17%) ITIL
Programming Languages
1 1 (4.17%) C
1 1 (4.17%) MATLAB
Qualifications
1 24 (100.00%) Security Cleared
2 4 (16.67%) Cisco Certification
3 2 (8.33%) CCNP
3 2 (8.33%) CCNA
3 2 (8.33%) CCDA
3 2 (8.33%) CCDP
3 2 (8.33%) CCSE
3 2 (8.33%) JNCIA
3 2 (8.33%) JNCIS
3 2 (8.33%) DV Cleared
4 1 (4.17%) Degree
4 1 (4.17%) CCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (4.17%) SLA
System Software
1 6 (25.00%) vSphere
2 5 (20.83%) VMware Infrastructure
3 3 (12.50%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 3 (12.50%) Cisco CUCM
1 3 (12.50%) Cisco Prime
Vendors
1 10 (41.67%) Microsoft
2 9 (37.50%) VMware
3 8 (33.33%) Cisco
4 5 (20.83%) IBM
4 5 (20.83%) Red Hat
4 5 (20.83%) CheckPoint
5 4 (16.67%) HP
6 3 (12.50%) SolarWinds
6 3 (12.50%) Juniper
7 2 (8.33%) F5
8 1 (4.17%) LogRhythm
8 1 (4.17%) Websense
Sevenoaks, Kent
Experis Ltd
Salary: £44000.00 - £60000.00 per annum + bonus & benefits
Posted: 14 hours ago
West Malling
Capita - ITIN
Salary: £13000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 19 days ago
Kent
Computer Futures
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 20 days ago
Kent
Computer Futures
Salary: £40000 - £55000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 20 days ago