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 31 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
31 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Security Clearance
Rank 71 78 81
Rank change year-on-year
+7 +3
Permanent jobs citing Security Cleared 31 20 14
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kent 2.86% 1.98% 1.28%
As % of the Qualifications category 11.27% 6.04% 4.35%
Number of salaries quoted 29 19 13
Average salary £36,000 £30,000 £27,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+20.00% +9.09%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,300 £21,400 £22,100
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £49,700 £49,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £47,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
-5.26% +11.76%
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
275 331 322
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kent 25.35% 32.71% 29.41%
Number of salaries quoted 241 293 290
Average salary £37,500 £41,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-8.53% +2.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £21,500 £23,750
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.40% +3.75%

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 31 August 2015.

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 31 August 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
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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 +1 9 £37,500 -11.76% 2
Tunbridge Wells - 7 £30,000 - 1
Security Cleared
South East

Security Cleared
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Kent

For the 6 months to 31 August 2015, 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 28 (54.90%) SC Cleared
2 15 (29.41%) Cisco
3 14 (27.45%) Microsoft
4 13 (25.49%) CCNA
4 13 (25.49%) Cisco Certification
4 13 (25.49%) SIEM
4 13 (25.49%) Cyber Security
5 12 (23.53%) ArcSight
5 12 (23.53%) Active Directory
5 12 (23.53%) Change Management
5 12 (23.53%) Degree
6 11 (21.57%) Problem Management
6 11 (21.57%) Security Management
6 11 (21.57%) MS Exchange
6 11 (21.57%) Windows
7 10 (19.61%) ITIL
7 10 (19.61%) Exchange Server 2007
7 10 (19.61%) Exchange Server 2010
8 9 (17.65%) DNS
8 9 (17.65%) HP
9 8 (15.69%) SLA
9 8 (15.69%) Broadband
9 8 (15.69%) Exchange Server 2003
9 8 (15.69%) Management Information System
9 8 (15.69%) Telecoms
10 7 (13.73%) Information Security
10 7 (13.73%) VMware
10 7 (13.73%) Firewall
10 7 (13.73%) Law
10 7 (13.73%) IBM

Security Cleared
Top Related IT Skills in Kent by Category

For the 6 months to 31 August 2015, 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 11 (21.57%) MS Exchange
2 10 (19.61%) Exchange Server 2007
2 10 (19.61%) Exchange Server 2010
3 8 (15.69%) Exchange Server 2003
4 4 (7.84%) Lync
5 3 (5.88%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
6 2 (3.92%) JBoss
6 2 (3.92%) Tomcat
6 2 (3.92%) Alfresco
7 1 (1.96%) nginx
7 1 (1.96%) CMS
7 1 (1.96%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 4 (7.84%) MS Excel
2 1 (1.96%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 4 (7.84%) Oracle Applications
Cloud Services
1 6 (11.76%) Office 365
2 1 (1.96%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 9 (17.65%) DNS
2 8 (15.69%) Broadband
3 7 (13.73%) Firewall
4 6 (11.76%) TCP/IP
5 5 (9.80%) Internet
5 5 (9.80%) LAN
6 4 (7.84%) VoIP
6 4 (7.84%) Cisco PIX
6 4 (7.84%) Network Security
6 4 (7.84%) Cisco ASA
7 3 (5.88%) Wireshark
7 3 (5.88%) Cisco IOS
7 3 (5.88%) Telepresence
7 3 (5.88%) DHCP
8 2 (3.92%) WAN
8 2 (3.92%) Cisco Nexus
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (9.80%) Big Data
2 4 (7.84%) Relational Database
3 3 (5.88%) Oracle Database
3 3 (5.88%) Data Mining
4 2 (3.92%) PostgreSQL
5 1 (1.96%) MySQL
5 1 (1.96%) RDBMS
General
1 8 (15.69%) Telecoms
2 7 (13.73%) Law
3 6 (11.76%) Finance
Job Titles
1 11 (21.57%) Analyst
2 8 (15.69%) Junior
2 8 (15.69%) Security Analyst
2 8 (15.69%) Messaging Engineer
3 6 (11.76%) Network Support
4 5 (9.80%) Network Engineer
4 5 (9.80%) ArcSight Specialist
5 4 (7.84%) Cyber Security Analyst
5 4 (7.84%) Systems Administrator
5 4 (7.84%) Administrator
5 4 (7.84%) Senior Analyst
5 4 (7.84%) Network Analyst
5 4 (7.84%) Support Analyst
5 4 (7.84%) Network Support Analyst
5 4 (7.84%) Support Engineer
5 4 (7.84%) Firewall Analyst
5 4 (7.84%) Firewall Support
5 4 (7.84%) Oracle Applications Support
5 4 (7.84%) Network Security Analyst
6 3 (5.88%) Oracle DBA
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (3.92%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 8 (15.69%) Management Information System
2 5 (9.80%) Data Centre
3 4 (7.84%) Clustering
3 4 (7.84%) Blackberry
4 3 (5.88%) HP Storage
4 3 (5.88%) Analytical Skills
4 3 (5.88%) Data Structures
4 3 (5.88%) Computer Science
5 2 (3.92%) RMADS
6 1 (1.96%) Blog
6 1 (1.96%) SecurID
Operating Systems
1 11 (21.57%) Windows
2 7 (13.73%) Windows Server 2003
2 7 (13.73%) Windows Server 2008
3 4 (7.84%) Linux
3 4 (7.84%) UNIX
4 3 (5.88%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 1 (1.96%) Apple iOS
5 1 (1.96%) Windows 8
5 1 (1.96%) Windows XP
5 1 (1.96%) Ubuntu
5 1 (1.96%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (25.49%) Cyber Security
1 13 (25.49%) SIEM
2 12 (23.53%) Change Management
3 11 (21.57%) Security Management
3 11 (21.57%) Problem Management
4 10 (19.61%) ITIL
5 7 (13.73%) Information Security
6 6 (11.76%) Business Continuity
7 5 (9.80%) Supplier Management
7 5 (9.80%) Incident Management
7 5 (9.80%) ERP
7 5 (9.80%) Risk Management
7 5 (9.80%) Migration
7 5 (9.80%) Stakeholder Management
7 5 (9.80%) Analytics
8 4 (7.84%) Change Control
9 3 (5.88%) Capacity Management
9 3 (5.88%) Performance Testing
9 3 (5.88%) Service Management
10 2 (3.92%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 2 (3.92%) Java
1 2 (3.92%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 28 (54.90%) SC Cleared
2 13 (25.49%) CCNA
2 13 (25.49%) Cisco Certification
3 12 (23.53%) Degree
4 5 (9.80%) Microsoft Certification
4 5 (9.80%) CEH
4 5 (9.80%) CISSP
4 5 (9.80%) CCSP
4 5 (9.80%) CCNP
5 3 (5.88%) MCITP
5 3 (5.88%) DV Cleared
6 2 (3.92%) BC Cleared
7 1 (1.96%) MCSE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (15.69%) SLA
2 5 (9.80%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 12 (23.53%) Active Directory
2 3 (5.88%) VMware Infrastructure
2 3 (5.88%) vSphere
3 2 (3.92%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 6 (11.76%) Tivoli
2 5 (9.80%) Tivoli Storage Manager
3 4 (7.84%) SCOM
4 3 (5.88%) HP Data Protector
4 3 (5.88%) McAfee ePO
4 3 (5.88%) HP SIM
4 3 (5.88%) NetBackup
4 3 (5.88%) Tivoli Monitoring
4 3 (5.88%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
5 2 (3.92%) Puppet
6 1 (1.96%) SCCM
Vendors
1 15 (29.41%) Cisco
2 14 (27.45%) Microsoft
3 12 (23.53%) ArcSight
4 9 (17.65%) HP
5 7 (13.73%) IBM
5 7 (13.73%) Oracle
5 7 (13.73%) Juniper
5 7 (13.73%) Websense
5 7 (13.73%) VMware
6 6 (11.76%) F5
7 5 (9.80%) TippingPoint
7 5 (9.80%) CheckPoint
7 5 (9.80%) Remedy
7 5 (9.80%) SAP
8 4 (7.84%) Blue Coat
9 3 (5.88%) McAfee
9 3 (5.88%) Symantec
9 3 (5.88%) 3PAR
9 3 (5.88%) MobileIron
10 2 (3.92%) Riverbed
Kent
DCL Search & Selection
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
West Malling
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + Negotiable
Posted: 4 days ago
Tunbridge Wells, Kent
Experis Ltd
Salary: £20000 - £35000.00 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
West Malling
Capita - ITIN
Salary: £30000 - £35000.00 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 12 days ago
Sevenoaks, Kent
Sopra Steria Recruitment
Salary: From £30,000 to £35,000 per annum Flexible Benefits
Posted: 24 days ago