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 26 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
26 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Security Check (SC) Clearance
Rank 95 82 54
Rank change year-on-year
-13 -28
Permanent jobs citing SC Cleared 13 23 24
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kent 1.18% 2.06% 3.35%
As % of the Qualifications category 4.81% 6.46% 13.48%
Number of salaries quoted 12 22 18
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £43,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +4.65%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £41,000 £34,250
10% offered a salary of more than £49,750 £77,500 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £47,000 £43,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+8.04% +2.35%
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
270 356 178
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kent 24.59% 31.84% 24.86%
Number of salaries quoted 242 298 141
Average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £25,000 £29,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £57,500
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 26 January 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 26 January 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 +6 3 £45,000 -
Rochester - 1 - -
SC Cleared
South East

SC Cleared
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Kent

For the 6 months to 26 January 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 27 (100.00%) Security Cleared
2 14 (51.85%) Windows Server 2012
2 14 (51.85%) Windows
3 13 (48.15%) Windows Server 2008
4 11 (40.74%) Microsoft
5 9 (33.33%) VMware
6 8 (29.63%) Finance
6 8 (29.63%) Cisco
7 7 (25.93%) Migration
7 7 (25.93%) Management Information System
8 6 (22.22%) vSphere
8 6 (22.22%) Operations Management
9 5 (18.52%) VMware Infrastructure
9 5 (18.52%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 5 (18.52%) Firewall
9 5 (18.52%) IBM
9 5 (18.52%) Red Hat
9 5 (18.52%) CheckPoint
9 5 (18.52%) PRINCE2
9 5 (18.52%) Linux
10 4 (14.81%) VPN
10 4 (14.81%) HP
10 4 (14.81%) Cisco Certification
10 4 (14.81%) Configuration Management
10 4 (14.81%) Project Management
10 4 (14.81%) Business Continuity
10 4 (14.81%) Service Delivery
10 4 (14.81%) Cisco ASA
10 4 (14.81%) Hyper-V
11 3 (11.11%) SolarWinds

SC Cleared
Top Related IT Skills in Kent by Category

For the 6 months to 26 January 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.

Application Platforms
1 1 (3.70%) SharePoint
1 1 (3.70%) SharePoint Server
1 1 (3.70%) Lync
1 1 (3.70%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 1 (3.70%) MS Project
1 1 (3.70%) MS Excel
1 1 (3.70%) Simulink
1 1 (3.70%) MS PowerPoint
Cloud Services
1 1 (3.70%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 5 (18.52%) Firewall
2 4 (14.81%) VPN
2 4 (14.81%) Cisco ASA
3 3 (11.11%) Cisco PIX
3 3 (11.11%) MPLS
3 3 (11.11%) TACACS
3 3 (11.11%) Wireless
4 2 (7.41%) WAN
5 1 (3.70%) Unified Communications
5 1 (3.70%) Cisco Nexus
5 1 (3.70%) Intrusion Detection
General
1 8 (29.63%) Finance
2 2 (7.41%) Local Government
3 1 (3.70%) Electronics
3 1 (3.70%) Aerospace
3 1 (3.70%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 5 (18.52%) Deployment Engineer
2 4 (14.81%) Infrastructure Manager
2 4 (14.81%) Project Manager
2 4 (14.81%) Infrastructure Project Manager
2 4 (14.81%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 4 (14.81%) Service Manager
3 3 (11.11%) Network Analyst
3 3 (11.11%) Support Engineer
3 3 (11.11%) Analyst
3 3 (11.11%) Operations Analyst
3 3 (11.11%) Trainee
3 3 (11.11%) Build Engineer
3 3 (11.11%) Network Operations Analyst
4 2 (7.41%) Technical Infrastructure Manager
4 2 (7.41%) Junior Service Manager
4 2 (7.41%) Delivery Manager
4 2 (7.41%) Technical Manager
4 2 (7.41%) PRINCE2 Project Manager
4 2 (7.41%) Junior
4 2 (7.41%) Technical Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (7.41%) CSS
Miscellaneous
1 7 (25.93%) Management Information System
2 3 (11.11%) Statistics
2 3 (11.11%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (3.70%) Performance Metrics
3 1 (3.70%) Mathematics
Operating Systems
1 14 (51.85%) Windows
1 14 (51.85%) Windows Server 2012
2 13 (48.15%) Windows Server 2008
3 5 (18.52%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 5 (18.52%) Linux
4 3 (11.11%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (25.93%) Migration
2 6 (22.22%) Operations Management
3 5 (18.52%) PRINCE2
4 4 (14.81%) Configuration Management
4 4 (14.81%) Project Management
4 4 (14.81%) Service Delivery
4 4 (14.81%) Business Continuity
5 3 (11.11%) Network Management
5 3 (11.11%) ITIL
6 2 (7.41%) Stakeholder Management
6 2 (7.41%) Service Management
6 2 (7.41%) Problem Management
6 2 (7.41%) Continuous Improvement
6 2 (7.41%) Capacity Management
6 2 (7.41%) Infrastructure Management
6 2 (7.41%) People Management
7 1 (3.70%) Network Monitoring
7 1 (3.70%) Kalman Filter
7 1 (3.70%) Embedded Software Development
7 1 (3.70%) Performance Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (3.70%) C
1 1 (3.70%) MATLAB
Qualifications
1 27 (100.00%) Security Cleared
2 4 (14.81%) Cisco Certification
3 2 (7.41%) DV Cleared
3 2 (7.41%) CCNP
3 2 (7.41%) CCNA
3 2 (7.41%) CCDA
3 2 (7.41%) CCDP
3 2 (7.41%) CCSE
3 2 (7.41%) JNCIA
3 2 (7.41%) JNCIS
4 1 (3.70%) Degree
4 1 (3.70%) MCSE
4 1 (3.70%) Microsoft Certification
4 1 (3.70%) CCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (3.70%) SLA
System Software
1 6 (22.22%) vSphere
2 5 (18.52%) VMware Infrastructure
3 4 (14.81%) Hyper-V
4 1 (3.70%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 3 (11.11%) Cisco CUCM
1 3 (11.11%) Cisco Prime
2 1 (3.70%) SCDPM
2 1 (3.70%) Forefront Identity Manager
2 1 (3.70%) SCCM
2 1 (3.70%) SCOM
2 1 (3.70%) SCVMM
Vendors
1 11 (40.74%) Microsoft
2 9 (33.33%) VMware
3 8 (29.63%) Cisco
4 5 (18.52%) IBM
4 5 (18.52%) Red Hat
4 5 (18.52%) CheckPoint
5 4 (14.81%) HP
6 3 (11.11%) Juniper
6 3 (11.11%) SolarWinds
7 2 (7.41%) F5
8 1 (3.70%) LogRhythm
8 1 (3.70%) Websense