The table below looks at the statistics for Security Cleared in IT jobs advertised for the Kent region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Security Cleared over the 3 months to 30 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
30 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Security Clearance
Rank 82 93 12
Rank change year-on-year
+11 -81
Permanent jobs citing Security Cleared 20 9 95
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kent 1.88% 0.75% 12.55%
As % of the Qualifications category 7.02% 2.66% 38.62%
Number of salaries quoted 20 6 88
Average salary £35,625 £22,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+61.93% -41.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,500 £17,500 £28,000
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £50,000 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £47,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+10.58% +6.25%
Security 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
285 338 246
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kent 26.76% 28.26% 32.50%
Number of salaries quoted 254 308 210
Average salary £45,000 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+12.50% +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,000 £22,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £56,750 £49,750
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -

Security Cleared
Jobs Demand Trend in Kent

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Security Cleared across the Kent region as a proportion of the total demand within the Qualifications category.

Security Cleared Jobs Demand Trend in Kent

Security Cleared
Salary Trend in Kent

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Security Cleared across the Kent region.

Security Cleared Salary Trend in Kent

Security Cleared
Salary Histogram in Kent

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Security Cleared across the Kent region over the 3 months to 30 October 2014.

Security Cleared Salary Histogram in Kent

Security 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 Security Cleared within the Kent region over the 3 months to 30 October 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
West Malling +8 11 £32,500 -35.00% 2
Maidstone - 6 £41,250 - 1
Folkestone - 2 £35,000 -
Security Cleared
South East

Security Cleared
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Kent

For the 6 months to 30 October 2014, IT jobs across the Kent region citing Security 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 Security Cleared.

1 26 (65.00%) SC Cleared
2 21 (52.50%) Microsoft
3 18 (45.00%) Windows
4 17 (42.50%) CheckPoint
5 16 (40.00%) Cisco
6 14 (35.00%) Cisco Certification
6 14 (35.00%) Firewall
7 13 (32.50%) Websense
7 13 (32.50%) McAfee
7 13 (32.50%) CCNA
8 12 (30.00%) Juniper
8 12 (30.00%) ITIL
8 12 (30.00%) Change Management
8 12 (30.00%) Cisco ASA
9 11 (27.50%) Cisco PIX
9 11 (27.50%) Problem Management
9 11 (27.50%) Linux
9 11 (27.50%) F5
10 9 (22.50%) Windows Server 2012
10 9 (22.50%) MS Office
10 9 (22.50%) Windows XP
10 9 (22.50%) Windows 7
10 9 (22.50%) CCSA
10 9 (22.50%) Blue Coat
10 9 (22.50%) JNCIA
11 8 (20.00%) VMware
11 8 (20.00%) SonicWALL
11 8 (20.00%) CRM
11 8 (20.00%) Internet
11 8 (20.00%) SLA

Security Cleared
Top Related IT Skills in Kent by Category

For the 6 months to 30 October 2014, IT jobs across the Kent region citing Security 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 Security Cleared. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 4 (10.00%) MS Exchange
1 4 (10.00%) Exchange Server 2003
1 4 (10.00%) Exchange Server 2007
1 4 (10.00%) Exchange Server 2010
2 1 (2.50%) Exchange Server 2013
2 1 (2.50%) SharePoint
2 1 (2.50%) Lync
2 1 (2.50%) SharePoint Server
Applications
1 9 (22.50%) MS Office
2 3 (7.50%) MS Excel
3 1 (2.50%) MS PowerPoint
3 1 (2.50%) MS Project
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.50%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 14 (35.00%) Firewall
2 12 (30.00%) Cisco ASA
3 11 (27.50%) Cisco PIX
4 8 (20.00%) Internet
5 5 (12.50%) VPN
6 3 (7.50%) TACACS
6 3 (7.50%) Wireless
7 2 (5.00%) Intrusion Detection
7 2 (5.00%) VLAN
7 2 (5.00%) WAN
8 1 (2.50%) LAN
8 1 (2.50%) MPLS
8 1 (2.50%) Unified Communications
General
1 7 (17.50%) Local Government
2 4 (10.00%) Finance
3 2 (5.00%) Legal
4 1 (2.50%) Front Office
Job Titles
1 11 (27.50%) Support Engineer
2 8 (20.00%) Technical Support
2 8 (20.00%) 1st Line Support
2 8 (20.00%) Technical Support Engineer
2 8 (20.00%) Technical Engineer
2 8 (20.00%) 1st Line Support Engineer
3 7 (17.50%) Junior Service Manager
3 7 (17.50%) Service Manager
3 7 (17.50%) Junior
4 6 (15.00%) Deployment Engineer
5 5 (12.50%) Network Engineer
5 5 (12.50%) 2nd Line Support
5 5 (12.50%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
6 4 (10.00%) Analyst
7 3 (7.50%) Consultant
7 3 (7.50%) Network Analyst
7 3 (7.50%) Security Consultant
7 3 (7.50%) Operations Analyst
7 3 (7.50%) Trainee
7 3 (7.50%) Network Operations Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (2.50%) CSS
Miscellaneous
1 5 (12.50%) Management Information System
2 2 (5.00%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (2.50%) Mathematics
3 1 (2.50%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 18 (45.00%) Windows
2 11 (27.50%) Linux
3 9 (22.50%) Windows XP
3 9 (22.50%) Windows 7
3 9 (22.50%) Windows Server 2012
4 7 (17.50%) Windows Server 2008
5 3 (7.50%) Windows Server 2003
6 2 (5.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (30.00%) ITIL
1 12 (30.00%) Change Management
2 11 (27.50%) Problem Management
3 8 (20.00%) Migration
3 8 (20.00%) CRM
4 7 (17.50%) Service Management
4 7 (17.50%) Continuous Improvement
4 7 (17.50%) Infrastructure Management
4 7 (17.50%) People Management
5 5 (12.50%) Operations Management
6 4 (10.00%) SIEM
6 4 (10.00%) Security Management
6 4 (10.00%) Configuration Management
6 4 (10.00%) Business Continuity
7 3 (7.50%) Project Management
7 3 (7.50%) PRINCE2
8 2 (5.00%) Service Delivery
8 2 (5.00%) Stakeholder Management
8 2 (5.00%) Network Management
8 2 (5.00%) Network Monitoring
Qualifications
1 26 (65.00%) SC Cleared
2 14 (35.00%) Cisco Certification
3 13 (32.50%) CCNA
4 9 (22.50%) CCSA
4 9 (22.50%) JNCIA
5 5 (12.50%) Microsoft Certification
6 4 (10.00%) CCNP
6 4 (10.00%) MCITP
7 2 (5.00%) DV Cleared
7 2 (5.00%) CCDA
8 1 (2.50%) CCDP
8 1 (2.50%) MCSE
8 1 (2.50%) CCSE
8 1 (2.50%) JNCIS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (20.00%) SLA
System Software
1 7 (17.50%) VMware Infrastructure
2 3 (7.50%) vSphere
3 1 (2.50%) Hyper-V
3 1 (2.50%) Active Directory
3 1 (2.50%) VMware Server
Systems Management
1 5 (12.50%) SCOM
2 4 (10.00%) Tivoli
2 4 (10.00%) Tivoli Monitoring
2 4 (10.00%) Tivoli Storage Manager
2 4 (10.00%) McAfee ePO
3 3 (7.50%) Cisco CUCM
3 3 (7.50%) Cisco Prime
4 1 (2.50%) SCVMM
4 1 (2.50%) SCDPM
4 1 (2.50%) Forefront Identity Manager
4 1 (2.50%) Nessus
4 1 (2.50%) SCCM
Vendors
1 21 (52.50%) Microsoft
2 17 (42.50%) CheckPoint
3 16 (40.00%) Cisco
4 13 (32.50%) McAfee
4 13 (32.50%) Websense
5 12 (30.00%) Juniper
6 11 (27.50%) F5
7 9 (22.50%) Blue Coat
8 8 (20.00%) SonicWALL
8 8 (20.00%) Clearswift
8 8 (20.00%) VMware
8 8 (20.00%) Lumension
8 8 (20.00%) Trend Micro
8 8 (20.00%) Aruba
9 6 (15.00%) IBM
10 5 (12.50%) HP
11 3 (7.50%) LogRhythm
11 3 (7.50%) SolarWinds
12 2 (5.00%) Red Hat
12 2 (5.00%) Tripwire
Maidstone, Kent
Global Technology Solutions Ltd
Salary: £18000 - £25000 per annum + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Kent
Computer Futures
Salary: competitive
Posted: 6 days ago
Kent
Capita - ITIN
Salary: £35000.00 - £40000.00 per annum
Posted: 20 days ago
West Malling
Capita - ITIN
Salary: £13000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 22 days ago