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 23 January 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
23 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Security Check (SC) Clearance
South East / Kent
Rank 86 73 98
Rank change year-on-year
-13 +25
Permanent jobs citing SC Cleared 5 24 14
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kent 0.60% 2.30% 1.28%
As % of the Qualifications category 2.84% 7.48% 5.22%
Number of salaries quoted 1 6 13
Median salary £28,500 £50,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-43.00% +11.11%
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £44,000 £46,750
% change year-on-year
+2.27% -5.88%

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
176 321 268
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kent 21.15% 30.78% 24.41%
Number of salaries quoted 134 276 240
Median salary £43,000 £37,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+16.21% -12.94%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £22,500 £21,675
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £52,500 £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
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 23 January 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
Tonbridge - 4 - -
SC Cleared
South East

SC Cleared
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Kent

For the 6 months to 23 January 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 8 (100.00%) Security Cleared
2 6 (75.00%) Analytical Skills
3 5 (62.50%) Linux
3 5 (62.50%) HP
3 5 (62.50%) Software Engineering
3 5 (62.50%) Degree
4 4 (50.00%) e-Health
4 4 (50.00%) Computer Science
4 4 (50.00%) Management Information System
4 4 (50.00%) IBM
4 4 (50.00%) Compuware
4 4 (50.00%) BMC
4 4 (50.00%) CA
4 4 (50.00%) Tivoli
4 4 (50.00%) BMC PATROL
4 4 (50.00%) Nagios
4 4 (50.00%) SQL
4 4 (50.00%) VB
4 4 (50.00%) Unix
4 4 (50.00%) SNMP
4 4 (50.00%) OpenView
4 4 (50.00%) Creative Problem-Solving
4 4 (50.00%) Structured Programming
4 4 (50.00%) Nimsoft
4 4 (50.00%) Tivoli Endpoint Manager
4 4 (50.00%) vSphere
4 4 (50.00%) BPSS Clearance
4 4 (50.00%) Dynatrace
5 2 (25.00%) Windows
6 1 (12.50%) TCP/IP

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 (12.50%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 1 (12.50%) MS Excel
1 1 (12.50%) Simulink
Communications & Networking
1 4 (50.00%) SNMP
2 1 (12.50%) DHCP
2 1 (12.50%) DNS
2 1 (12.50%) Firewall
2 1 (12.50%) Internet
2 1 (12.50%) LAN
2 1 (12.50%) TCP/IP
2 1 (12.50%) VoIP
2 1 (12.50%) WAN
Development Applications
1 1 (12.50%) Git (software)
1 1 (12.50%) Subversion
General
1 1 (12.50%) Electronics
1 1 (12.50%) Military
1 1 (12.50%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 4 (50.00%) Systems Engineer
2 1 (12.50%) C Software Engineer
2 1 (12.50%) C++ Software Engineer
2 1 (12.50%) Customer Engineer
2 1 (12.50%) Embedded C Engineer
2 1 (12.50%) Embedded C Software Engineer
2 1 (12.50%) Embedded C/C++ Engineer
2 1 (12.50%) Embedded C/C++ Software Engineer
2 1 (12.50%) Embedded Software Engineer
2 1 (12.50%) Incident Manager
2 1 (12.50%) Information Manager
2 1 (12.50%) Information Security Manager
2 1 (12.50%) IT Support Technician
2 1 (12.50%) Network Support
2 1 (12.50%) Network Support Technician
2 1 (12.50%) Network Technician
2 1 (12.50%) Security Manager
2 1 (12.50%) Server Support
2 1 (12.50%) Server Support Technician
2 1 (12.50%) Support Technician
Miscellaneous
1 6 (75.00%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (50.00%) Computer Science
2 4 (50.00%) e-Health
2 4 (50.00%) Management Information System
3 1 (12.50%) Mathematics
3 1 (12.50%) Physics
Operating Systems
1 5 (62.50%) Linux
2 4 (50.00%) Unix
3 2 (25.00%) Windows
4 1 (12.50%) Embedded Linux
4 1 (12.50%) Windows Server
4 1 (12.50%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (62.50%) Software Engineering
2 4 (50.00%) Creative Problem-Solving
2 4 (50.00%) Structured Programming
3 1 (12.50%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (12.50%) Configuration Management
3 1 (12.50%) Cybersecurity
3 1 (12.50%) Incident Management
3 1 (12.50%) Scrum
3 1 (12.50%) Service Management
3 1 (12.50%) Software Architecture
3 1 (12.50%) UML
Programming Languages
1 4 (50.00%) SQL
1 4 (50.00%) VB
2 1 (12.50%) Bash Shell
2 1 (12.50%) C
2 1 (12.50%) C++
2 1 (12.50%) MATLAB
2 1 (12.50%) Python
Qualifications
1 8 (100.00%) Security Cleared
2 5 (62.50%) Degree
3 4 (50.00%) BPSS Clearance
4 1 (12.50%) CCNA
4 1 (12.50%) Cisco Certification
4 1 (12.50%) DV Cleared
4 1 (12.50%) MCSA
4 1 (12.50%) MCSE
4 1 (12.50%) Microsoft Certification
System Software
1 4 (50.00%) vSphere
2 1 (12.50%) Active Directory
2 1 (12.50%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 4 (50.00%) BMC PATROL
1 4 (50.00%) Nagios
1 4 (50.00%) OpenView
1 4 (50.00%) Tivoli
1 4 (50.00%) Tivoli Endpoint Manager
Vendors
1 5 (62.50%) HP
2 4 (50.00%) BMC
2 4 (50.00%) CA
2 4 (50.00%) Compuware
2 4 (50.00%) Dynatrace
2 4 (50.00%) IBM
2 4 (50.00%) Nimsoft
3 1 (12.50%) Aastra
3 1 (12.50%) Cisco
3 1 (12.50%) Mitel