The table below looks at the statistics for BC Cleared in IT jobs advertised for the London region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited BC Cleared over the 3 months to 22 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Basic Check (BC) Clearance
Rank 609 647 620
Rank change year-on-year
+38 -27
Permanent jobs citing BC Cleared 4 11 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 0.009% 0.023% 0.002%
As % of the Qualifications category 0.036% 0.088% 0.009%
Number of salaries quoted 4 10 1
Average salary £34,500 £32,500 £31,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.15% +4.83%
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £47,500 £40,250
% change year-on-year
-26.31% +18.01%
BC Cleared
England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Qualifications category in permanent jobs advertised in the London region.

Qualifications Category
London
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
11211 12562 11098
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 25.81% 25.82% 25.22%
Number of salaries quoted 9196 10215 9015
Average salary £52,500 £50,000 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.00% -
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £72,500 £75,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

BC Cleared
Jobs Demand Trend in London

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing BC Cleared across the London region as a proportion of the total demand within the Qualifications category.

BC Cleared Jobs Demand Trend in London

BC Cleared
Salary Trend in London

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing BC Cleared across the London region.

BC Cleared Salary Trend in London

BC Cleared
Salary Histogram in London

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing BC Cleared across the London region over the 3 months to 22 May 2015.

BC Cleared Salary Histogram in London

BC Cleared
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 22 May 2015, IT jobs across the London region citing BC 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 BC Cleared.

1 7 (100.00%) Security Cleared
2 5 (71.43%) Windows
3 4 (57.14%) LAN
4 3 (42.86%) WAN
4 3 (42.86%) VPN
4 3 (42.86%) Cisco
4 3 (42.86%) CheckPoint
4 3 (42.86%) BBC
4 3 (42.86%) VMware
4 3 (42.86%) Windows Server 2008
4 3 (42.86%) Windows Server 2012
4 3 (42.86%) Firewall
4 3 (42.86%) Marketing
5 2 (28.57%) MS Exchange
5 2 (28.57%) Windows Server 2003
5 2 (28.57%) Active Directory
5 2 (28.57%) Exchange Server 2003
6 1 (14.29%) ITIL
6 1 (14.29%) Citrix
6 1 (14.29%) DWDM
6 1 (14.29%) Business Continuity
6 1 (14.29%) QA
6 1 (14.29%) SCCM
6 1 (14.29%) Data Protection
6 1 (14.29%) Telecoms
6 1 (14.29%) Business Continuity Management
6 1 (14.29%) Service Continuity Management
6 1 (14.29%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
6 1 (14.29%) Resilience Testing
6 1 (14.29%) XenApp

BC Cleared
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 22 May 2015, IT jobs across the London region citing BC 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 BC Cleared. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 2 (28.57%) MS Exchange
1 2 (28.57%) Exchange Server 2003
Communications & Networking
1 4 (57.14%) LAN
2 3 (42.86%) WAN
2 3 (42.86%) VPN
2 3 (42.86%) Firewall
3 1 (14.29%) DWDM
General
1 3 (42.86%) Marketing
2 1 (14.29%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 3 (42.86%) 3rd Line Support
1 3 (42.86%) Administrator
1 3 (42.86%) Network Administrator
1 3 (42.86%) Network Support
2 1 (14.29%) Analyst
2 1 (14.29%) Senior Manager
2 1 (14.29%) Service Analyst
2 1 (14.29%) Service Manager
2 1 (14.29%) Service Desk Analyst
2 1 (14.29%) IT Services Manager
2 1 (14.29%) Service Continuity Manager
Miscellaneous
1 3 (42.86%) BBC
Operating Systems
1 5 (71.43%) Windows
2 3 (42.86%) Windows Server 2008
2 3 (42.86%) Windows Server 2012
3 2 (28.57%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (14.29%) ITIL
1 1 (14.29%) Business Continuity
1 1 (14.29%) Data Protection
1 1 (14.29%) Business Continuity Management
1 1 (14.29%) Service Continuity Management
1 1 (14.29%) Resilience Testing
Qualifications
1 7 (100.00%) Security Cleared
2 1 (14.29%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (14.29%) QA
System Software
1 2 (28.57%) Active Directory
2 1 (14.29%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 1 (14.29%) SCCM
Vendors
1 3 (42.86%) Cisco
1 3 (42.86%) CheckPoint
1 3 (42.86%) VMware
2 1 (14.29%) Citrix