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 20 February 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
20 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Security Clearance
South East / Kent
Rank 79 56 87
Rank change year-on-year
-23 +31
Permanent jobs citing Security Cleared 6 47 16
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kent 0.71% 4.27% 1.56%
As % of the Qualifications category 3.87% 13.70% 6.67%
Number of salaries quoted 4 31 16
Median salary £28,000 £35,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-20.00% -22.22%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £22,500 £36,250
10% offered a salary of more than £38,300 £50,000 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £46,500
% change year-on-year
- -3.22%

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
155 343 240
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kent 18.21% 31.15% 23.35%
Number of salaries quoted 110 281 218
Median salary £43,000 £40,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+7.50% -5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £23,600 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,500

Security Cleared
Jobs Demand Trend in Kent

The demand trend of job ads across the Kent region citing Security Cleared as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in 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 20 February 2017.

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 median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Security Cleared within the Kent region over the 3 months to 20 February 2017. 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 Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
West Malling -10 1 £42,500 -15.00%
Rochester - 1 - -
Tonbridge - 1 - -
Security Cleared
South East

Security Cleared
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Kent

For the 6 months to 20 February 2017, IT jobs citing Security Cleared also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Kent region with a requirement for Security Cleared.

1 7 (58.33%) Degree
1 7 (58.33%) SC Cleared
2 6 (50.00%) Linux
3 5 (41.67%) HP
3 5 (41.67%) Software Engineering
3 5 (41.67%) Analytical Skills
4 4 (33.33%) Creative Problem-Solving
4 4 (33.33%) vSphere
4 4 (33.33%) Structured Programming
4 4 (33.33%) Nimsoft
4 4 (33.33%) Tivoli Endpoint Manager
4 4 (33.33%) BPSS Clearance
4 4 (33.33%) Dynatrace
4 4 (33.33%) e-Health
4 4 (33.33%) Computer Science
4 4 (33.33%) Cisco Certification
4 4 (33.33%) BMC
4 4 (33.33%) CA
4 4 (33.33%) Cisco
4 4 (33.33%) IBM
4 4 (33.33%) Compuware
4 4 (33.33%) SQL
4 4 (33.33%) VB
4 4 (33.33%) Unix
4 4 (33.33%) SNMP
4 4 (33.33%) Tivoli
4 4 (33.33%) BMC PATROL
4 4 (33.33%) Nagios
4 4 (33.33%) Management Information System
4 4 (33.33%) OpenView

Security Cleared
Top Related IT Skills in Kent by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 2 (16.67%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 2 (16.67%) MS Excel
1 2 (16.67%) Simulink
Communications & Networking
1 4 (33.33%) SNMP
2 3 (25.00%) Firewall
3 2 (16.67%) Cisco ASA
3 2 (16.67%) Cisco PIX
3 2 (16.67%) DHCP
3 2 (16.67%) DNS
3 2 (16.67%) Network Security
3 2 (16.67%) TCP/IP
4 1 (8.33%) Fibre Channel
4 1 (8.33%) Internet
4 1 (8.33%) iSCSI
4 1 (8.33%) LAN
4 1 (8.33%) NAS
4 1 (8.33%) SAN
4 1 (8.33%) VoIP
4 1 (8.33%) VPN
4 1 (8.33%) WAN
Development Applications
1 1 (8.33%) Git (software)
1 1 (8.33%) Subversion
General
1 2 (16.67%) Military
2 1 (8.33%) Electronics
2 1 (8.33%) Finance
Job Titles
1 4 (33.33%) Systems Engineer
2 3 (25.00%) Network Support
3 2 (16.67%) 2nd Line Support
3 2 (16.67%) 2nd Line Support Analyst
3 2 (16.67%) Analyst
3 2 (16.67%) Cisco Analyst
3 2 (16.67%) Cisco Network Analyst
3 2 (16.67%) Cisco Security Analyst
3 2 (16.67%) Cisco Support
3 2 (16.67%) Firewall Analyst
3 2 (16.67%) Firewall Support
3 2 (16.67%) Network Analyst
3 2 (16.67%) Network Security Analyst
3 2 (16.67%) Network Support Analyst
3 2 (16.67%) Security Analyst
3 2 (16.67%) Support Analyst
3 2 (16.67%) Technical Analyst
3 2 (16.67%) Technical Security Analyst
3 2 (16.67%) Technical Support
3 2 (16.67%) Technical Support Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 5 (41.67%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (33.33%) Computer Science
2 4 (33.33%) e-Health
2 4 (33.33%) Management Information System
3 1 (8.33%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 6 (50.00%) Linux
2 4 (33.33%) Unix
3 2 (16.67%) Embedded Linux
3 2 (16.67%) Windows
4 1 (8.33%) Windows Server
4 1 (8.33%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (41.67%) Software Engineering
2 4 (33.33%) Creative Problem-Solving
2 4 (33.33%) Structured Programming
3 2 (16.67%) Agile Software Development
3 2 (16.67%) Mathematics
3 2 (16.67%) Project Management
3 2 (16.67%) Software Architecture
3 2 (16.67%) UML
4 1 (8.33%) Business Continuity
4 1 (8.33%) Change Management
4 1 (8.33%) Configuration Management
4 1 (8.33%) Load Balancing
4 1 (8.33%) Physics
4 1 (8.33%) Process Management
4 1 (8.33%) Scrum
4 1 (8.33%) SDLC
4 1 (8.33%) Service Delivery
4 1 (8.33%) Stakeholder Management
4 1 (8.33%) Supplier Management
4 1 (8.33%) Technical Architecture
Programming Languages
1 4 (33.33%) SQL
1 4 (33.33%) VB
2 2 (16.67%) Bash Shell
2 2 (16.67%) C++
2 2 (16.67%) MATLAB
2 2 (16.67%) Python
3 1 (8.33%) C
3 1 (8.33%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 7 (58.33%) Degree
1 7 (58.33%) SC Cleared
2 4 (33.33%) BPSS Clearance
2 4 (33.33%) Cisco Certification
3 3 (25.00%) CCNA
4 1 (8.33%) CCIE
4 1 (8.33%) MCSA
4 1 (8.33%) MCSE
4 1 (8.33%) Microsoft Certification
System Software
1 4 (33.33%) vSphere
2 2 (16.67%) Active Directory
2 2 (16.67%) Hyper-V
3 1 (8.33%) Terminal Server
Systems Management
1 4 (33.33%) BMC PATROL
1 4 (33.33%) Nagios
1 4 (33.33%) OpenView
1 4 (33.33%) Tivoli
1 4 (33.33%) Tivoli Endpoint Manager
Vendors
1 5 (41.67%) HP
2 4 (33.33%) BMC
2 4 (33.33%) CA
2 4 (33.33%) Cisco
2 4 (33.33%) Compuware
2 4 (33.33%) Dynatrace
2 4 (33.33%) IBM
2 4 (33.33%) Nimsoft
3 3 (25.00%) CheckPoint
3 3 (25.00%) F5
3 3 (25.00%) Juniper
4 2 (16.67%) Blue Coat
4 2 (16.67%) Forcepoint
5 1 (8.33%) Microsoft
5 1 (8.33%) Palo Alto