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

Location
3 months to
30 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Security Clearance
Rank 89 69 39
Rank change year-on-year
-20 -30
Permanent jobs citing Security Cleared 19 33 38
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kent 1.75% 2.99% 5.39%
As % of the Qualifications category 7.09% 8.94% 22.75%
Number of salaries quoted 18 32 33
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +12.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,250 £40,000 £32,900
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £77,500 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+8.43% +3.75%
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
268 369 167
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kent 24.63% 33.42% 23.69%
Number of salaries quoted 240 311 131
Average salary £42,500 £42,500 £41,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +3.65%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £24,500 £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% -

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 January 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 30 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 +5 3 £45,000 -
Maidstone - 3 £21,500 -
Rochester - 1 - - 1
Security Cleared
South East

Security Cleared
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Kent

For the 6 months to 30 January 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 27 (69.23%) SC Cleared
2 20 (51.28%) Windows
3 18 (46.15%) Cisco
4 17 (43.59%) Microsoft
5 15 (38.46%) CheckPoint
5 15 (38.46%) Firewall
6 14 (35.90%) Cisco Certification
6 14 (35.90%) Windows Server 2012
7 13 (33.33%) Windows Server 2008
8 12 (30.77%) Cisco ASA
9 11 (28.21%) Juniper
9 11 (28.21%) Linux
10 10 (25.64%) CCNA
11 9 (23.08%) VMware
11 9 (23.08%) F5
12 8 (20.51%) Finance
12 8 (20.51%) Cisco PIX
13 7 (17.95%) JNCIA
13 7 (17.95%) Change Management
13 7 (17.95%) Migration
13 7 (17.95%) Management Information System
13 7 (17.95%) CCNP
14 6 (15.38%) VPN
14 6 (15.38%) SLA
14 6 (15.38%) MS Office
14 6 (15.38%) Windows XP
14 6 (15.38%) McAfee
14 6 (15.38%) Websense
14 6 (15.38%) Blue Coat
14 6 (15.38%) CCSA

Security Cleared
Top Related IT Skills in Kent by Category

For the 6 months to 30 January 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 1 (2.56%) Lync
1 1 (2.56%) Exchange Server 2013
1 1 (2.56%) SharePoint Server
1 1 (2.56%) SharePoint
Applications
1 6 (15.38%) MS Office
2 2 (5.13%) MS Excel
3 1 (2.56%) MS PowerPoint
3 1 (2.56%) Simulink
3 1 (2.56%) MS Project
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.56%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 15 (38.46%) Firewall
2 12 (30.77%) Cisco ASA
3 8 (20.51%) Cisco PIX
4 6 (15.38%) VPN
5 5 (12.82%) Internet
5 5 (12.82%) MPLS
5 5 (12.82%) WAN
6 3 (7.69%) TACACS
6 3 (7.69%) Wireless
7 2 (5.13%) OSPF
7 2 (5.13%) BGP
7 2 (5.13%) VLAN
7 2 (5.13%) Intrusion Detection
8 1 (2.56%) Unified Communications
8 1 (2.56%) Cisco Nexus
8 1 (2.56%) Broadband
8 1 (2.56%) LAN
General
1 8 (20.51%) Finance
2 2 (5.13%) Legal
2 2 (5.13%) Local Government
3 1 (2.56%) Manufacturing
3 1 (2.56%) Aerospace
3 1 (2.56%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 9 (23.08%) Support Engineer
2 7 (17.95%) Deployment Engineer
3 6 (15.38%) Network Engineer
4 5 (12.82%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
4 5 (12.82%) Technical Support Engineer
4 5 (12.82%) Technical Engineer
4 5 (12.82%) Technical Support
4 5 (12.82%) 2nd Line Support
5 4 (10.26%) 1st Line Support
5 4 (10.26%) Infrastructure Project Manager
5 4 (10.26%) Project Manager
5 4 (10.26%) Infrastructure Manager
5 4 (10.26%) Service Manager
5 4 (10.26%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 4 (10.26%) 1st Line Support Engineer
6 3 (7.69%) Build Engineer
6 3 (7.69%) Network Operations Analyst
6 3 (7.69%) Trainee
6 3 (7.69%) Network Analyst
6 3 (7.69%) Operations Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (5.13%) CSS
Miscellaneous
1 7 (17.95%) Management Information System
2 3 (7.69%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (7.69%) Statistics
3 1 (2.56%) Visualisation
3 1 (2.56%) Performance Metrics
3 1 (2.56%) Mathematics
Operating Systems
1 20 (51.28%) Windows
2 14 (35.90%) Windows Server 2012
3 13 (33.33%) Windows Server 2008
4 11 (28.21%) Linux
5 6 (15.38%) Windows XP
5 6 (15.38%) Windows 7
6 5 (12.82%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 3 (7.69%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (17.95%) Change Management
1 7 (17.95%) Migration
2 6 (15.38%) Operations Management
3 5 (12.82%) PRINCE2
3 5 (12.82%) CRM
4 4 (10.26%) Configuration Management
4 4 (10.26%) Project Management
4 4 (10.26%) Business Continuity
4 4 (10.26%) Service Delivery
5 3 (7.69%) Network Management
5 3 (7.69%) Network Monitoring
5 3 (7.69%) ITIL
6 2 (5.13%) Service Management
6 2 (5.13%) Stakeholder Management
6 2 (5.13%) Incident Management
6 2 (5.13%) Problem Management
6 2 (5.13%) People Management
6 2 (5.13%) Infrastructure Management
6 2 (5.13%) Capacity Management
6 2 (5.13%) SIEM
Programming Languages
1 1 (2.56%) MATLAB
1 1 (2.56%) C
Qualifications
1 27 (69.23%) SC Cleared
2 14 (35.90%) Cisco Certification
3 10 (25.64%) CCNA
4 7 (17.95%) JNCIA
4 7 (17.95%) CCNP
5 6 (15.38%) CCSA
6 2 (5.13%) CCDA
6 2 (5.13%) CCDP
6 2 (5.13%) CCIP
6 2 (5.13%) CCIE
6 2 (5.13%) CCSE
6 2 (5.13%) JNCIS
6 2 (5.13%) DV Cleared
7 1 (2.56%) Degree
7 1 (2.56%) Microsoft Certification
7 1 (2.56%) MCSE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (15.38%) SLA
System Software
1 6 (15.38%) vSphere
2 5 (12.82%) VMware Infrastructure
3 4 (10.26%) Hyper-V
4 1 (2.56%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 3 (7.69%) Cisco Prime
1 3 (7.69%) Cisco CUCM
2 1 (2.56%) SCDPM
2 1 (2.56%) Forefront Identity Manager
2 1 (2.56%) SCCM
2 1 (2.56%) SCOM
2 1 (2.56%) SCVMM
2 1 (2.56%) Nessus
Vendors
1 18 (46.15%) Cisco
2 17 (43.59%) Microsoft
3 15 (38.46%) CheckPoint
4 11 (28.21%) Juniper
5 9 (23.08%) VMware
5 9 (23.08%) F5
6 6 (15.38%) McAfee
6 6 (15.38%) Websense
6 6 (15.38%) Blue Coat
7 5 (12.82%) Aruba
7 5 (12.82%) Trend Micro
7 5 (12.82%) Lumension
7 5 (12.82%) SonicWALL
7 5 (12.82%) Clearswift
7 5 (12.82%) IBM
7 5 (12.82%) Red Hat
8 4 (10.26%) HP
9 3 (7.69%) SolarWinds
10 1 (2.56%) LogRhythm
Kent
Experis Ltd
Salary: £34000.00 - £46000.00 per annum + 10% bonus & benefits
Posted: 4 days ago