The first table below looks at the demand 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 28 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Qualifications for the Kent region.

Location
3 months to
28 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Security Check (SC) Clearance
Rank 91 78 50
Rank change year-on-year
-13 -28
Permanent jobs citing SC Cleared 12 14 26
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kent 1.07% 1.34% 3.14%
As % of the Qualifications category 3.02% 4.27% 14.69%
Number of salaries quoted 11 13 16
Average salary £30,000 £27,500 £39,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
+9.09% -29.93%
UK excluding London average salary £48,500 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+7.77% -
Qualifications Category
Kent
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
398 328 177
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kent 35.47% 31.39% 21.38%
Number of salaries quoted 347 295 151
Average salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500
90% offered a salary of more than £21,500 £25,000 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.50% -
SC Cleared
South East

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 28 July 2014.

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 28 July 2014. 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
Folkestone - 5 £30,000 -
West Malling +4 3 £42,500 +112.50%
Sittingbourne - 1 £24,000 -
SC Cleared
South East

SC Cleared
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Kent

For the 6 months to 28 July 2014, 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 33 (100.00%) Security Cleared
2 17 (51.52%) LAN
2 17 (51.52%) WAN
3 16 (48.48%) PBX
4 15 (45.45%) Cisco
5 11 (33.33%) Juniper
5 11 (33.33%) Wireless
6 10 (30.30%) Load Balancing
6 10 (30.30%) Problem Management
6 10 (30.30%) Citrix
6 10 (30.30%) ITIL
6 10 (30.30%) Riverbed
6 10 (30.30%) NetScaler
6 10 (30.30%) Cisco Nexus
7 6 (18.18%) McAfee
8 5 (15.15%) Websense
8 5 (15.15%) IBM
8 5 (15.15%) Local Government
8 5 (15.15%) VMware
8 5 (15.15%) Service Management
8 5 (15.15%) Change Management
8 5 (15.15%) Security Management
8 5 (15.15%) Infrastructure Management
8 5 (15.15%) Continuous Improvement
9 4 (12.12%) McAfee ePO
9 4 (12.12%) Exchange Server 2010
9 4 (12.12%) VMware Infrastructure
9 4 (12.12%) SCOM
9 4 (12.12%) MCITP
9 4 (12.12%) Exchange Server 2003

SC Cleared
Top Related IT Skills in Kent by Category

For the 6 months to 28 July 2014, 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.

Application Platforms
1 4 (12.12%) Exchange Server 2010
1 4 (12.12%) Exchange Server 2003
1 4 (12.12%) Exchange Server 2007
1 4 (12.12%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 1 (3.03%) MS Project
1 1 (3.03%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 17 (51.52%) LAN
1 17 (51.52%) WAN
2 16 (48.48%) PBX
3 11 (33.33%) Wireless
4 10 (30.30%) NetScaler
4 10 (30.30%) Cisco Nexus
5 1 (3.03%) Firewall
5 1 (3.03%) Network Security
5 1 (3.03%) Wireless Security
5 1 (3.03%) Cisco ASA
5 1 (3.03%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
5 1 (3.03%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
General
1 5 (15.15%) Local Government
2 2 (6.06%) Finance
3 1 (3.03%) Front Office
3 1 (3.03%) Military
Job Titles
1 17 (51.52%) Network Engineer
2 5 (15.15%) Junior
2 5 (15.15%) Service Manager
2 5 (15.15%) Junior Service Manager
3 3 (9.09%) 3rd Line Network Engineer
4 2 (6.06%) Lead Security Consultant
4 2 (6.06%) Messaging Engineer
4 2 (6.06%) Security Consultant
4 2 (6.06%) Consultant
4 2 (6.06%) Project Manager
5 1 (3.03%) Analyst
5 1 (3.03%) Migration Engineer
5 1 (3.03%) Technical Project Manager
5 1 (3.03%) Support Analyst
5 1 (3.03%) 3rd Line Support
5 1 (3.03%) Network Security Specialist
5 1 (3.03%) Exchange Engineer
5 1 (3.03%) Technical Manager
5 1 (3.03%) Security Specialist
5 1 (3.03%) Security Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 1 (3.03%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 1 (3.03%) Windows
1 1 (3.03%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (30.30%) Load Balancing
1 10 (30.30%) Problem Management
1 10 (30.30%) ITIL
2 5 (15.15%) Service Management
2 5 (15.15%) Change Management
2 5 (15.15%) Security Management
2 5 (15.15%) Infrastructure Management
2 5 (15.15%) Continuous Improvement
3 4 (12.12%) Migration
4 3 (9.09%) SIEM
5 2 (6.06%) Project Management
6 1 (3.03%) PRINCE2
6 1 (3.03%) Risk Management
6 1 (3.03%) Information Security
6 1 (3.03%) Matrix Management
6 1 (3.03%) Integration Testing
6 1 (3.03%) Software Deployment
Programming Languages
1 2 (6.06%) C
Qualifications
1 33 (100.00%) Security Cleared
2 4 (12.12%) MCITP
2 4 (12.12%) Microsoft Certification
3 2 (6.06%) Cisco Certification
3 2 (6.06%) CCNA
4 1 (3.03%) CISSP
4 1 (3.03%) CCNP
4 1 (3.03%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
4 1 (3.03%) DV Cleared
System Software
1 4 (12.12%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (3.03%) VMware Server
Systems Management
1 4 (12.12%) McAfee ePO
1 4 (12.12%) SCOM
1 4 (12.12%) Tivoli
1 4 (12.12%) Tivoli Monitoring
1 4 (12.12%) Tivoli Storage Manager
Vendors
1 15 (45.45%) Cisco
2 11 (33.33%) Juniper
3 10 (30.30%) Citrix
3 10 (30.30%) Riverbed
4 6 (18.18%) McAfee
5 5 (15.15%) Websense
5 5 (15.15%) IBM
5 5 (15.15%) VMware
6 4 (12.12%) Microsoft
6 4 (12.12%) HP
7 3 (9.09%) Tripwire
7 3 (9.09%) LogRhythm
8 2 (6.06%) CheckPoint
9 1 (3.03%) Symantec
9 1 (3.03%) IronPort
9 1 (3.03%) Tufin
9 1 (3.03%) Veeam
9 1 (3.03%) F5
9 1 (3.03%) ArcSight