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 8 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
8 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Security Clearance
Rank 48 91 73
Rank change year-on-year
+43 -18
Permanent jobs citing Security Cleared 51 18 37
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kent 4.73% 1.70% 3.31%
As % of the Qualifications category 14.91% 6.87% 9.37%
Number of salaries quoted 33 17 36
Average salary £35,000 £45,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-22.22% -
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £30,600 £40,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £55,000 £77,500
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £45,000 £41,000
% change year-on-year
- +9.75%
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
342 262 395
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kent 31.73% 24.79% 35.30%
Number of salaries quoted 283 234 329
Average salary £40,000 £42,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.88% +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,200 £24,000 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

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 8 February 2016.

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 8 February 2016. 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
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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
Tunbridge Wells - 19 £32,500 -
West Malling -11 5 £50,000 +11.11% 4
Sittingbourne - 5 £22,500 -
Maidstone +7 3 £42,500 +86.81% 2
Security Cleared
South East

Security Cleared
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Kent

For the 6 months to 8 February 2016, 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 45 (44.55%) Linux
2 40 (39.60%) Firewall
3 39 (38.61%) Microsoft
3 39 (38.61%) SC Cleared
4 38 (37.62%) Active Directory
5 36 (35.64%) DNS
6 35 (34.65%) Windows
7 32 (31.68%) Oracle
7 32 (31.68%) DHCP
8 28 (27.72%) ITIL
8 28 (27.72%) Windows Server 2003
8 28 (27.72%) VMware
8 28 (27.72%) Windows Server 2008
9 25 (24.75%) Windows Server
10 24 (23.76%) NetBackup
10 24 (23.76%) HP
10 24 (23.76%) Symantec
10 24 (23.76%) Unix
10 24 (23.76%) SLA
10 24 (23.76%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
10 24 (23.76%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 24 (23.76%) vSphere
10 24 (23.76%) HP Storage
10 24 (23.76%) HP SIM
10 24 (23.76%) 3PAR
10 24 (23.76%) Capacity Management
10 24 (23.76%) HP Data Protector
11 23 (22.77%) Cisco
12 22 (21.78%) Relational Database
13 21 (20.79%) LAN

Security Cleared
Top Related IT Skills in Kent by Category

For the 6 months to 8 February 2016, 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 7 (6.93%) MS Exchange
2 4 (3.96%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
2 4 (3.96%) Exchange Server 2003
2 4 (3.96%) Exchange Server 2007
2 4 (3.96%) Exchange Server 2010
2 4 (3.96%) Skype for Business
3 2 (1.98%) Alfresco
3 2 (1.98%) CMS
3 2 (1.98%) JBoss
3 2 (1.98%) SharePoint
3 2 (1.98%) Tomcat
Applications
1 4 (3.96%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 17 (16.83%) Oracle EBS
2 16 (15.84%) Oracle Applications
3 4 (3.96%) Oracle EBS R12
Cloud Services
1 4 (3.96%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 40 (39.60%) Firewall
2 36 (35.64%) DNS
3 32 (31.68%) DHCP
4 21 (20.79%) LAN
5 14 (13.86%) Cisco IOS
5 14 (13.86%) Telepresence
5 14 (13.86%) VoIP
5 14 (13.86%) Wireshark
6 12 (11.88%) TCP/IP
7 9 (8.91%) VPN
8 8 (7.92%) Wireless
9 7 (6.93%) Cisco ASA
9 7 (6.93%) Cisco PIX
9 7 (6.93%) WAN
10 5 (4.95%) NetScreen
11 2 (1.98%) Cisco Nexus
11 2 (1.98%) Network Security
12 1 (0.99%) BGP
12 1 (0.99%) HSRP
12 1 (0.99%) VXLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 22 (21.78%) Relational Database
2 20 (19.80%) Oracle Database
3 19 (18.81%) RDBMS
4 17 (16.83%) Oracle Database 11g
4 17 (16.83%) Oracle Database 12c
4 17 (16.83%) Oracle Discoverer
5 4 (3.96%) Oracle Exadata
6 3 (2.97%) Data Mining
7 2 (1.98%) MySQL
7 2 (1.98%) PostgreSQL
General
1 9 (8.91%) Manufacturing
2 2 (1.98%) Law
Job Titles
1 25 (24.75%) Administrator
1 25 (24.75%) Storage Administrator
2 24 (23.76%) Storage Systems Administrator
2 24 (23.76%) Systems Administrator
3 20 (19.80%) DBA
3 20 (19.80%) Network Engineer
3 20 (19.80%) Oracle DBA
4 17 (16.83%) Oracle Applications DBA
5 12 (11.88%) Applications Support
5 12 (11.88%) Oracle Applications Support
6 9 (8.91%) Junior
7 6 (5.94%) Exchange Engineer
8 5 (4.95%) 2nd Line Engineer
9 4 (3.96%) Active Directory Engineer
9 4 (3.96%) Backup Engineer
10 3 (2.97%) Junior Applications Support
10 3 (2.97%) Junior Oracle DBA
10 3 (2.97%) Messaging Engineer
10 3 (2.97%) Server Engineer
10 3 (2.97%) Windows Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 17 (16.83%) Middleware
2 2 (1.98%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 24 (23.76%) HP Storage
2 8 (7.92%) Data Centre
3 7 (6.93%) Management Information System
4 6 (5.94%) Driving Licence
5 4 (3.96%) Blackberry
5 4 (3.96%) Clustering
5 4 (3.96%) Computer Science
6 3 (2.97%) Analytical Skills
6 3 (2.97%) BBC
6 3 (2.97%) Data Structures
6 3 (2.97%) Private Cloud
6 3 (2.97%) Public Cloud
7 2 (1.98%) Fat Client
7 2 (1.98%) Thin Client
8 1 (0.99%) Blog
8 1 (0.99%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
8 1 (0.99%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 45 (44.55%) Linux
2 35 (34.65%) Windows
3 28 (27.72%) Windows Server 2003
3 28 (27.72%) Windows Server 2008
4 25 (24.75%) Windows Server
5 24 (23.76%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 24 (23.76%) Unix
6 17 (16.83%) Solaris
7 2 (1.98%) Windows 2000
7 2 (1.98%) Windows XP
8 1 (0.99%) Android
8 1 (0.99%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 28 (27.72%) ITIL
2 24 (23.76%) Capacity Management
3 17 (16.83%) SOA
4 16 (15.84%) Service Management
5 14 (13.86%) Service Delivery
6 12 (11.88%) Change Control
7 9 (8.91%) Change Management
8 8 (7.92%) Problem Management
8 8 (7.92%) Security Management
9 5 (4.95%) Data Protection
9 5 (4.95%) Migration
10 4 (3.96%) People Management
11 3 (2.97%) Performance Testing
11 3 (2.97%) Process Management
12 2 (1.98%) Capacity Planning
12 2 (1.98%) Disaster Recovery
12 2 (1.98%) ITIL V2
12 2 (1.98%) Load Balancing
12 2 (1.98%) Open Source
12 2 (1.98%) Requirements Analysis
Programming Languages
1 2 (1.98%) Java
1 2 (1.98%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 39 (38.61%) SC Cleared
2 20 (19.80%) Cisco Certification
3 18 (17.82%) CCNA
4 17 (16.83%) BPSS Clearance
5 5 (4.95%) Degree
6 4 (3.96%) CCNP
7 3 (2.97%) DV Cleared
8 2 (1.98%) BC Cleared
8 2 (1.98%) CCIE
8 2 (1.98%) CCSE
8 2 (1.98%) Check Point Certification
9 1 (0.99%) CCDA
9 1 (0.99%) CCDP
9 1 (0.99%) CCSA
9 1 (0.99%) JNCIE
9 1 (0.99%) JNCIP
9 1 (0.99%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 24 (23.76%) SLA
2 1 (0.99%) QA
System Software
1 38 (37.62%) Active Directory
2 24 (23.76%) vSphere
3 17 (16.83%) Oracle RAC
4 4 (3.96%) VMware Infrastructure
5 2 (1.98%) Firmware
5 2 (1.98%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 24 (23.76%) HP Data Protector
1 24 (23.76%) HP SIM
1 24 (23.76%) NetBackup
1 24 (23.76%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
2 17 (16.83%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
2 17 (16.83%) Oracle RMAN
3 4 (3.96%) Tivoli
3 4 (3.96%) Tivoli Storage Manager
4 2 (1.98%) Puppet
Vendors
1 39 (38.61%) Microsoft
2 32 (31.68%) Oracle
3 28 (27.72%) VMware
4 24 (23.76%) 3PAR
4 24 (23.76%) HP
4 24 (23.76%) Symantec
5 23 (22.77%) Cisco
6 17 (16.83%) Hyperion
6 17 (16.83%) Sun
7 16 (15.84%) Remedy
8 9 (8.91%) CheckPoint
8 9 (8.91%) Juniper
9 5 (4.95%) EMC
9 5 (4.95%) F5
10 4 (3.96%) IBM
10 4 (3.96%) MobileIron
11 3 (2.97%) Capita
11 3 (2.97%) Citrix
12 2 (1.98%) Blue Coat
12 2 (1.98%) Forcepoint
Kent
Nigel Frank International Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Kent
Nigel Frank International Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + on call
Posted: 4 days ago
West Malling
aap3
Salary: £40000.00 - £45000.00 per annum + benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
West Malling
aap3
Salary: £50000.00 - £60000.00 per annum + benefits
Posted: 12 days ago
West Malling
Nigel Frank International Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £46000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 13 days ago
Kent
Ampersand Consulting
Salary: £25000 per annum + Overtime and Benefits
Posted: 13 days ago
Sevenoaks, Kent
Sopra Steria Recruitment
Salary: From £30,000 to £35,000 per annum Flexible Benefits
Posted: 14 days ago
Maidstone
Ampersand Consulting
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 18 days ago
Maidstone
Ampersand Consulting
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 21 days ago
West Malling
Nigel Frank International Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + Negotiable
Posted: 24 days ago