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

Location
3 months to
4 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Security Clearance
Rank 86 66 39
Rank change year-on-year
-20 -27
Permanent jobs citing Security Cleared 13 44 40
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kent 1.34% 3.82% 4.96%
As % of the Qualifications category 5.22% 10.28% 19.61%
Number of salaries quoted 13 43 29
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +12.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £38,000 £40,000 £22,200
10% offered a salary of more than £54,000 £72,500 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £46,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+9.41% +6.25%
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
249 428 204
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kent 25.59% 37.19% 25.28%
Number of salaries quoted 222 354 168
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% -1.23%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £23,000 £26,390
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £60,000 £52,500
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 4 March 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 4 March 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 +8 1 £50,000 +17.64% 1
Security Cleared
South East

Security Cleared
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Kent

For the 6 months to 4 March 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 24 (63.16%) SC Cleared
2 19 (50.00%) Windows
3 18 (47.37%) Cisco
4 16 (42.11%) Microsoft
5 15 (39.47%) CheckPoint
5 15 (39.47%) Firewall
6 14 (36.84%) Cisco Certification
7 13 (34.21%) Windows Server 2008
7 13 (34.21%) Windows Server 2012
8 12 (31.58%) Cisco ASA
9 11 (28.95%) Juniper
9 11 (28.95%) Linux
10 10 (26.32%) CCNA
11 9 (23.68%) F5
11 9 (23.68%) VMware
12 8 (21.05%) Cisco PIX
12 8 (21.05%) Finance
13 7 (18.42%) Change Management
13 7 (18.42%) Migration
13 7 (18.42%) Management Information System
13 7 (18.42%) CCNP
13 7 (18.42%) JNCIA
14 6 (15.79%) Blue Coat
14 6 (15.79%) CCSA
14 6 (15.79%) Operations Management
14 6 (15.79%) vSphere
14 6 (15.79%) Windows 7
14 6 (15.79%) MS Office
14 6 (15.79%) VPN
14 6 (15.79%) SLA

Security Cleared
Top Related IT Skills in Kent by Category

For the 6 months to 4 March 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.

Applications
1 6 (15.79%) MS Office
2 2 (5.26%) MS Excel
3 1 (2.63%) Simulink
3 1 (2.63%) MS Project
3 1 (2.63%) MS PowerPoint
Communications & Networking
1 15 (39.47%) Firewall
2 12 (31.58%) Cisco ASA
3 8 (21.05%) Cisco PIX
4 6 (15.79%) VPN
5 5 (13.16%) WAN
5 5 (13.16%) Internet
5 5 (13.16%) MPLS
6 3 (7.89%) Wireless
6 3 (7.89%) TACACS
6 3 (7.89%) Broadband
7 2 (5.26%) VLAN
7 2 (5.26%) Intrusion Detection
7 2 (5.26%) OSPF
7 2 (5.26%) BGP
8 1 (2.63%) LAN
8 1 (2.63%) Cisco Nexus
General
1 8 (21.05%) Finance
2 2 (5.26%) Legal
3 1 (2.63%) Manufacturing
3 1 (2.63%) Aerospace
3 1 (2.63%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 9 (23.68%) Support Engineer
2 7 (18.42%) Deployment Engineer
3 6 (15.79%) Network Engineer
4 5 (13.16%) Technical Support
4 5 (13.16%) 2nd Line Support
4 5 (13.16%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
4 5 (13.16%) Technical Support Engineer
4 5 (13.16%) Technical Engineer
5 4 (10.53%) Infrastructure Manager
5 4 (10.53%) 1st Line Support Engineer
5 4 (10.53%) Project Manager
5 4 (10.53%) 1st Line Support
5 4 (10.53%) Infrastructure Project Manager
6 3 (7.89%) Analyst
6 3 (7.89%) Build Engineer
6 3 (7.89%) Network Analyst
6 3 (7.89%) Infrastructure Engineer
6 3 (7.89%) Operations Analyst
6 3 (7.89%) Trainee
6 3 (7.89%) Network Operations Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (5.26%) CSS
Miscellaneous
1 7 (18.42%) Management Information System
2 3 (7.89%) Statistics
2 3 (7.89%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (2.63%) Visualisation
3 1 (2.63%) Mathematics
3 1 (2.63%) Performance Metrics
Operating Systems
1 19 (50.00%) Windows
2 13 (34.21%) Windows Server 2008
2 13 (34.21%) Windows Server 2012
3 11 (28.95%) Linux
4 6 (15.79%) Windows 7
4 6 (15.79%) Windows XP
5 5 (13.16%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 3 (7.89%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (18.42%) Change Management
1 7 (18.42%) Migration
2 6 (15.79%) Operations Management
3 5 (13.16%) CRM
3 5 (13.16%) PRINCE2
4 4 (10.53%) Business Continuity
4 4 (10.53%) Configuration Management
4 4 (10.53%) Service Delivery
4 4 (10.53%) Project Management
5 3 (7.89%) Network Management
5 3 (7.89%) Cyber Security
5 3 (7.89%) Network Monitoring
6 2 (5.26%) Capacity Management
6 2 (5.26%) Incident Management
6 2 (5.26%) SIEM
6 2 (5.26%) Stakeholder Management
7 1 (2.63%) ITIL
7 1 (2.63%) UML
7 1 (2.63%) Security Architecture
7 1 (2.63%) Software Architecture
Programming Languages
1 1 (2.63%) MATLAB
1 1 (2.63%) C
Qualifications
1 24 (63.16%) SC Cleared
2 14 (36.84%) Cisco Certification
3 10 (26.32%) CCNA
4 7 (18.42%) CCNP
4 7 (18.42%) JNCIA
5 6 (15.79%) CCSA
6 2 (5.26%) JNCIS
6 2 (5.26%) CCSE
6 2 (5.26%) DV Cleared
6 2 (5.26%) CCDA
6 2 (5.26%) CCDP
6 2 (5.26%) CCIP
6 2 (5.26%) CCIE
7 1 (2.63%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (15.79%) SLA
System Software
1 6 (15.79%) vSphere
2 5 (13.16%) VMware Infrastructure
3 3 (7.89%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 3 (7.89%) Cisco CUCM
1 3 (7.89%) Cisco Prime
2 1 (2.63%) Nessus
Vendors
1 18 (47.37%) Cisco
2 16 (42.11%) Microsoft
3 15 (39.47%) CheckPoint
4 11 (28.95%) Juniper
5 9 (23.68%) F5
5 9 (23.68%) VMware
6 6 (15.79%) Blue Coat
6 6 (15.79%) McAfee
6 6 (15.79%) Websense
7 5 (13.16%) Clearswift
7 5 (13.16%) IBM
7 5 (13.16%) Red Hat
7 5 (13.16%) Trend Micro
7 5 (13.16%) Aruba
7 5 (13.16%) SonicWALL
7 5 (13.16%) Lumension
8 4 (10.53%) HP
9 3 (7.89%) SolarWinds
10 1 (2.63%) LogRhythm
Sevenoaks, Kent
Experis Ltd
Salary: £44000.00 - £60000.00 per annum + bonus & benefits
Posted: Yesterday
West Malling
Capita - ITIN
Salary: £13000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 20 days ago
Kent
Computer Futures
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 21 days ago
Kent
Computer Futures
Salary: £40000 - £55000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 21 days ago