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

3 months to
30 Apr 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Security Clearance
Rank 73 81 72
Rank change year-on-year
+8 -9
Permanent jobs citing Security Cleared 32 16 35
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kent 2.97% 1.67% 2.86%
As % of the Qualifications category 9.38% 6.72% 8.03%
Number of salaries quoted 30 15 30
Average salary £35,000 £52,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-32.69% +15.55%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £30,100 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £56,250 £54,500 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £46,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year
-3.22% +3.33%
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
341 238 436
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kent 31.69% 24.84% 35.62%
Number of salaries quoted 296 203 359
Average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,500 £25,000 £21,500
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £52,500 £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 30 April 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 30 April 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
West Malling - 6 £43,000 -
Maidstone - 3 £67,500 -
Sittingbourne - 1 £45,000 - 2
Tunbridge Wells - 1 - -
Security Cleared
South East

Security Cleared
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Kent

For the 6 months to 30 April 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 43 (50.59%) Firewall
2 42 (49.41%) Linux
3 39 (45.88%) Active Directory
4 37 (43.53%) Microsoft
5 36 (42.35%) DNS
6 35 (41.18%) Windows
7 34 (40.00%) DHCP
8 31 (36.47%) VMware
8 31 (36.47%) SC Cleared
9 28 (32.94%) Windows Server 2008
9 28 (32.94%) ITIL
9 28 (32.94%) Windows Server 2003
10 26 (30.59%) HP
11 25 (29.41%) NetBackup
11 25 (29.41%) Symantec
11 25 (29.41%) SLA
11 25 (29.41%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
11 25 (29.41%) HP Data Protector
11 25 (29.41%) vSphere
11 25 (29.41%) HP Storage
11 25 (29.41%) HP SIM
11 25 (29.41%) 3PAR
11 25 (29.41%) Capacity Management
11 25 (29.41%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
11 25 (29.41%) Windows Server
12 22 (25.88%) Oracle
13 18 (21.18%) Service Delivery
14 17 (20.00%) Unix
14 17 (20.00%) Cisco
15 14 (16.47%) RDBMS

Security Cleared
Top Related IT Skills in Kent by Category

For the 6 months to 30 April 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 5 (5.88%) MS Exchange
2 2 (2.35%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
2 2 (2.35%) Exchange Server 2003
2 2 (2.35%) Exchange Server 2007
2 2 (2.35%) Exchange Server 2010
2 2 (2.35%) SharePoint
2 2 (2.35%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 3 (3.53%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 12 (14.12%) Oracle EBS
2 9 (10.59%) Oracle Applications
3 1 (1.18%) Oracle EBS R12
Cloud Services
1 2 (2.35%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 43 (50.59%) Firewall
2 36 (42.35%) DNS
3 34 (40.00%) DHCP
4 11 (12.94%) LAN
5 10 (11.76%) TCP/IP
6 9 (10.59%) VPN
7 8 (9.41%) Cisco ASA
7 8 (9.41%) WAN
7 8 (9.41%) Wireless
8 7 (8.24%) Cisco PIX
9 4 (4.71%) Cisco IOS
9 4 (4.71%) NetScreen
9 4 (4.71%) Network Security
9 4 (4.71%) Telepresence
9 4 (4.71%) VoIP
9 4 (4.71%) Wireshark
10 3 (3.53%) Cisco Nexus
11 1 (1.18%) Internet
11 1 (1.18%) MPLS
11 1 (1.18%) OSPF
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (16.47%) RDBMS
1 14 (16.47%) Relational Database
2 12 (14.12%) Oracle Database
2 12 (14.12%) Oracle Database 11g
2 12 (14.12%) Oracle Database 12c
2 12 (14.12%) Oracle Discoverer
3 3 (3.53%) Big Data
4 2 (2.35%) DB2
4 2 (2.35%) SQL Server
5 1 (1.18%) Oracle Exadata
General
1 9 (10.59%) Manufacturing
2 3 (3.53%) Automotive
2 3 (3.53%) Banking
2 3 (3.53%) Pharmaceutical
2 3 (3.53%) Retail
Job Titles
1 26 (30.59%) Administrator
1 26 (30.59%) Storage Administrator
2 25 (29.41%) Storage Systems Administrator
2 25 (29.41%) Systems Administrator
3 14 (16.47%) DBA
4 12 (14.12%) Oracle Applications DBA
4 12 (14.12%) Oracle DBA
5 11 (12.94%) Network Engineer
6 8 (9.41%) Applications Support
6 8 (9.41%) Oracle Applications Support
7 5 (5.88%) 2nd Line Engineer
7 5 (5.88%) Architect
8 4 (4.71%) Analyst
8 4 (4.71%) Backup Engineer
8 4 (4.71%) Check Point Support
8 4 (4.71%) Cisco Support
8 4 (4.71%) Exchange Engineer
8 4 (4.71%) Firewall Support
8 4 (4.71%) Network Support
9 3 (3.53%) Cisco Security Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (14.12%) Middleware
2 1 (1.18%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 25 (29.41%) HP Storage
2 8 (9.41%) Data Centre
3 5 (5.88%) Driving Licence
4 4 (4.71%) Management Information System
4 4 (4.71%) Private Cloud
4 4 (4.71%) Public Cloud
5 2 (2.35%) Blackberry
5 2 (2.35%) Clustering
5 2 (2.35%) Computer Science
5 2 (2.35%) Fat Client
5 2 (2.35%) Thin Client
6 1 (1.18%) Analytical Skills
6 1 (1.18%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 42 (49.41%) Linux
2 35 (41.18%) Windows
3 28 (32.94%) Windows Server 2003
3 28 (32.94%) Windows Server 2008
4 25 (29.41%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 25 (29.41%) Windows Server
5 17 (20.00%) Unix
6 12 (14.12%) Solaris
7 2 (2.35%) Windows 2000
7 2 (2.35%) Windows XP
8 1 (1.18%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 28 (32.94%) ITIL
2 25 (29.41%) Capacity Management
3 18 (21.18%) Service Delivery
4 12 (14.12%) SOA
5 10 (11.76%) Change Control
6 8 (9.41%) Change Management
6 8 (9.41%) Problem Management
6 8 (9.41%) Security Management
7 6 (7.06%) Service Management
8 3 (3.53%) Data Cleansing
8 3 (3.53%) Data Governance
8 3 (3.53%) ETL
8 3 (3.53%) Information Management
8 3 (3.53%) Migration
8 3 (3.53%) Network Design
8 3 (3.53%) Presales
8 3 (3.53%) PRINCE2
8 3 (3.53%) Process Management
8 3 (3.53%) Service Design
9 2 (2.35%) Infrastructure Management
Programming Languages
1 2 (2.35%) SQL
2 1 (1.18%) Java
Qualifications
1 31 (36.47%) SC Cleared
2 13 (15.29%) Cisco Certification
3 12 (14.12%) BPSS Clearance
4 11 (12.94%) CCNA
5 6 (7.06%) CCNP
6 4 (4.71%) CCIE
6 4 (4.71%) CCSE
6 4 (4.71%) Degree
7 3 (3.53%) CCDA
7 3 (3.53%) CCDP
7 3 (3.53%) CCSA
7 3 (3.53%) JNCIE
7 3 (3.53%) JNCIP
8 2 (2.35%) Check Point Certification
9 1 (1.18%) MCSE
9 1 (1.18%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 25 (29.41%) SLA
2 3 (3.53%) Data Quality
3 1 (1.18%) COBIT
3 1 (1.18%) QA
System Software
1 39 (45.88%) Active Directory
2 25 (29.41%) vSphere
3 12 (14.12%) Oracle RAC
4 5 (5.88%) VMware Infrastructure
5 2 (2.35%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 25 (29.41%) HP Data Protector
1 25 (29.41%) HP SIM
1 25 (29.41%) NetBackup
1 25 (29.41%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
2 12 (14.12%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
2 12 (14.12%) Oracle RMAN
3 3 (3.53%) Tivoli
3 3 (3.53%) Tivoli Storage Manager
4 1 (1.18%) SCCM
4 1 (1.18%) WSUS
Vendors
1 37 (43.53%) Microsoft
2 31 (36.47%) VMware
3 26 (30.59%) HP
4 25 (29.41%) 3PAR
4 25 (29.41%) Symantec
5 22 (25.88%) Oracle
6 17 (20.00%) Cisco
7 13 (15.29%) CheckPoint
7 13 (15.29%) Remedy
8 12 (14.12%) Hyperion
8 12 (14.12%) Sun
9 11 (12.94%) Juniper
10 7 (8.24%) F5
10 7 (8.24%) IBM
11 5 (5.88%) EMC
12 4 (4.71%) Blue Coat
12 4 (4.71%) Forcepoint
13 2 (2.35%) Citrix
13 2 (2.35%) MobileIron
14 1 (1.18%) Palo Alto
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