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 24 February 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
24 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Security Check (SC) Clearance
South East / Kent
Rank 84 80 98
Rank change year-on-year
-4 +18
Permanent jobs citing SC Cleared 2 23 10
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kent 0.24% 2.05% 0.98%
As % of the Qualifications category 1.33% 6.63% 4.24%
Number of salaries quoted 2 7 10
Median salary £35,500 £50,000 £46,250
Median salary % change year-on-year
-29.00% +8.10%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,900 £41,500 £37,250
10% offered a salary of more than £41,100 £53,500 £51,750
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £46,500
% change year-on-year
- -3.22%

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
150 347 236
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kent 17.94% 30.98% 23.09%
Number of salaries quoted 109 283 214
Median salary £42,500 £41,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+3.65% -3.52%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £24,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £55,000
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
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 24 February 2017.

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 median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing SC Cleared within the Kent region over the 3 months to 24 February 2017. 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 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
West Malling -8 1 £42,500 -15.00%
SC Cleared
South East

SC Cleared
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Kent

For the 6 months to 24 February 2017, 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 7 (100.00%) Security Cleared
2 5 (71.43%) Degree
2 5 (71.43%) Software Engineering
2 5 (71.43%) Linux
2 5 (71.43%) HP
2 5 (71.43%) Analytical Skills
3 4 (57.14%) BPSS Clearance
3 4 (57.14%) Dynatrace
3 4 (57.14%) Structured Programming
3 4 (57.14%) Nimsoft
3 4 (57.14%) Tivoli Endpoint Manager
3 4 (57.14%) Creative Problem-Solving
3 4 (57.14%) e-Health
3 4 (57.14%) IBM
3 4 (57.14%) Compuware
3 4 (57.14%) BMC
3 4 (57.14%) CA
3 4 (57.14%) Tivoli
3 4 (57.14%) BMC PATROL
3 4 (57.14%) Nagios
3 4 (57.14%) SQL
3 4 (57.14%) VB
3 4 (57.14%) Unix
3 4 (57.14%) SNMP
3 4 (57.14%) Management Information System
3 4 (57.14%) OpenView
3 4 (57.14%) Computer Science
3 4 (57.14%) vSphere
4 2 (28.57%) Cisco
4 2 (28.57%) Windows

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 (14.29%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 1 (14.29%) MS Excel
1 1 (14.29%) Simulink
Communications & Networking
1 4 (57.14%) SNMP
2 1 (14.29%) DHCP
2 1 (14.29%) DNS
2 1 (14.29%) Firewall
2 1 (14.29%) Internet
2 1 (14.29%) LAN
2 1 (14.29%) TCP/IP
2 1 (14.29%) VoIP
2 1 (14.29%) WAN
Development Applications
1 1 (14.29%) Git (software)
1 1 (14.29%) Subversion
General
1 1 (14.29%) Electronics
1 1 (14.29%) Military
Job Titles
1 4 (57.14%) Systems Engineer
2 1 (14.29%) C Software Engineer
2 1 (14.29%) C++ Software Engineer
2 1 (14.29%) Deployment Engineer
2 1 (14.29%) Embedded C Engineer
2 1 (14.29%) Embedded C Software Engineer
2 1 (14.29%) Embedded C/C++ Engineer
2 1 (14.29%) Embedded C/C++ Software Engineer
2 1 (14.29%) Embedded C++ Engineer
2 1 (14.29%) Embedded C++ Software Engineer
2 1 (14.29%) Embedded Software Engineer
2 1 (14.29%) IT Support
2 1 (14.29%) IT Support Technician
2 1 (14.29%) Network Support
2 1 (14.29%) Network Support Technician
2 1 (14.29%) Network Technician
2 1 (14.29%) Server Support
2 1 (14.29%) Server Support Technician
2 1 (14.29%) Software Engineer
2 1 (14.29%) Support Technician
Miscellaneous
1 5 (71.43%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (57.14%) Computer Science
2 4 (57.14%) e-Health
2 4 (57.14%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 5 (71.43%) Linux
2 4 (57.14%) Unix
3 2 (28.57%) Windows
4 1 (14.29%) Embedded Linux
4 1 (14.29%) Windows Server
4 1 (14.29%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (71.43%) Software Engineering
2 4 (57.14%) Creative Problem-Solving
2 4 (57.14%) Structured Programming
3 2 (28.57%) Mathematics
4 1 (14.29%) Agile Software Development
4 1 (14.29%) Configuration Management
4 1 (14.29%) Customer Requirements
4 1 (14.29%) Load Balancing
4 1 (14.29%) Physics
4 1 (14.29%) Process Management
4 1 (14.29%) Scrum
4 1 (14.29%) Software Architecture
4 1 (14.29%) UML
Programming Languages
1 4 (57.14%) SQL
1 4 (57.14%) VB
2 1 (14.29%) Bash Shell
2 1 (14.29%) C
2 1 (14.29%) C++
2 1 (14.29%) MATLAB
2 1 (14.29%) Python
Qualifications
1 7 (100.00%) Security Cleared
2 5 (71.43%) Degree
3 4 (57.14%) BPSS Clearance
4 2 (28.57%) Cisco Certification
5 1 (14.29%) CCIE
5 1 (14.29%) CCNA
5 1 (14.29%) MCSA
5 1 (14.29%) MCSE
5 1 (14.29%) Microsoft Certification
System Software
1 4 (57.14%) vSphere
2 1 (14.29%) Active Directory
2 1 (14.29%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 4 (57.14%) BMC PATROL
1 4 (57.14%) Nagios
1 4 (57.14%) OpenView
1 4 (57.14%) Tivoli
1 4 (57.14%) Tivoli Endpoint Manager
Vendors
1 5 (71.43%) HP
2 4 (57.14%) BMC
2 4 (57.14%) CA
2 4 (57.14%) Compuware
2 4 (57.14%) Dynatrace
2 4 (57.14%) IBM
2 4 (57.14%) Nimsoft
3 2 (28.57%) Cisco
4 1 (14.29%) CheckPoint
4 1 (14.29%) F5
4 1 (14.29%) Juniper
4 1 (14.29%) Palo Alto