The table below looks at the statistics for Security Cleared in IT jobs advertised for the London region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Security Cleared over the 3 months to 31 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
31 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Security Clearance
Rank 157 194 216
Rank change year-on-year
+37 +22
Permanent jobs citing Security Cleared 847 726 587
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 1.94% 1.56% 1.31%
As % of the Qualifications category 7.50% 6.09% 5.07%
Number of salaries quoted 681 549 401
Average salary £52,500 £50,000 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.00% -
90% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £35,000 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £72,750 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £46,500 £42,500 £41,500
% change year-on-year
+9.41% +2.40%
Security 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
11293 11918 11589
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 25.83% 25.58% 25.92%
Number of salaries quoted 9241 9681 9526
Average salary £50,000 £50,000 £50,000
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £31,500
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% -

Security Cleared
Jobs Demand Trend in London

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

Security Cleared Jobs Demand Trend in London

Security Cleared
Salary Trend in London

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

Security Cleared Salary Trend in London

Security Cleared
Salary Histogram in London

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Security Cleared across the London region over the 3 months to 31 March 2015.

Security Cleared Salary Histogram in London

Security Cleared
Job Locations in London

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Security Cleared within the London region over the 3 months to 31 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
City of London +13 223 £51,000 +7.36% 39
Greenwich - 44 £48,750 -
Feltham - 8 £52,500 -
Uxbridge +5 6 £55,000 +57.14%
Docklands, London +1 2 £66,250 -
Hammersmith -5 2 £45,750 -
Harrow - 2 £48,000 -
Wembley - 2 £40,000 -
Greenford 0 1 £27,500 -45.00% 6
Southwark -5 1 £40,000 -
Security Cleared
England

Security Cleared
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 31 March 2015, IT jobs across the London 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.

1 930 (55.03%) SC Cleared
2 372 (22.01%) Windows
3 350 (20.71%) DV Cleared
4 335 (19.82%) Microsoft
5 319 (18.88%) ITIL
6 308 (18.22%) Oracle
7 277 (16.39%) Finance
8 240 (14.20%) SQL
9 229 (13.55%) Firewall
10 227 (13.43%) Agile Software Development
11 223 (13.20%) Degree
12 212 (12.54%) Cisco
13 210 (12.43%) C
13 210 (12.43%) SQL Server
14 195 (11.54%) MS Excel
15 173 (10.24%) Active Directory
15 173 (10.24%) Cisco Certification
16 164 (9.70%) Linux
16 164 (9.70%) VMware
17 159 (9.41%) Java
18 154 (9.11%) SharePoint
19 153 (9.05%) Analytical Skills
20 137 (8.11%) Juniper
21 135 (7.99%) CCNP
21 135 (7.99%) Business Intelligence
22 133 (7.87%) Service Management
23 131 (7.75%) Project Management
24 128 (7.57%) .NET
25 125 (7.40%) C#
25 125 (7.40%) WAN

Security Cleared
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 31 March 2015, IT jobs across the London 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
1 154 (9.11%) SharePoint
2 65 (3.85%) Lync
3 53 (3.14%) IIS
4 51 (3.02%) MS Exchange
5 46 (2.72%) SharePoint 2010
6 39 (2.31%) Exchange Server 2010
7 38 (2.25%) SharePoint 2013
8 31 (1.83%) Exchange Server 2013
9 27 (1.60%) Exchange Server 2007
10 26 (1.54%) WebLogic
10 26 (1.54%) BizTalk Server
11 19 (1.12%) WebSphere
12 18 (1.07%) CMS
13 17 (1.01%) Oracle Workflow
14 16 (0.95%) Office Communications Server
15 15 (0.89%) Umbraco
16 11 (0.65%) Apache Pig
16 11 (0.65%) Exchange Server 2003
16 11 (0.65%) SAS
17 8 (0.47%) Oracle Self-Service HR
Applications
1 195 (11.54%) MS Excel
2 61 (3.61%) MS Office
3 22 (1.30%) MS PowerPoint
4 18 (1.07%) MS Visio
5 15 (0.89%) InfoPath
6 14 (0.83%) MS Project
7 9 (0.53%) AutoCAD
8 5 (0.30%) Spreadsheet
9 1 (0.059%) Photoshop
9 1 (0.059%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 105 (6.21%) Oracle EBS R12
2 100 (5.92%) Oracle EBS
3 65 (3.85%) Remedy ITSM
4 58 (3.43%) Oracle Receivables
5 57 (3.37%) Oracle Payables
5 57 (3.37%) Oracle General Ledger
6 42 (2.49%) Dynamics CRM
7 37 (2.19%) Oracle Financials
8 33 (1.95%) Oracle Cash Management
9 29 (1.72%) Oracle iProcurement
10 24 (1.42%) Oracle ERP
10 24 (1.42%) Oracle Assets
11 23 (1.36%) Oracle Applications
12 19 (1.12%) Oracle E-Business Tax
13 17 (1.01%) Oracle Subledger Accounting
13 17 (1.01%) Oracle Payroll
14 14 (0.83%) Oracle HRMS
15 13 (0.77%) Dynamics AX
16 9 (0.53%) SAP FI/CO
16 9 (0.53%) SAP CO
Cloud Services
1 34 (2.01%) Office 365
2 24 (1.42%) Microsoft Azure
3 22 (1.30%) SaaS
4 11 (0.65%) Amazon AWS
4 11 (0.65%) Amazon EC2
4 11 (0.65%) Amazon S3
4 11 (0.65%) Amazon EMR
5 7 (0.41%) Cloud Computing
6 5 (0.30%) PaaS
7 3 (0.18%) Taleo
8 2 (0.12%) SuccessFactors
9 1 (0.059%) Yammer
9 1 (0.059%) IaaS
9 1 (0.059%) Force.com
Communications & Networking
1 229 (13.55%) Firewall
2 125 (7.40%) WAN
3 124 (7.34%) LAN
4 108 (6.39%) Wireless
5 68 (4.02%) SNMP
6 60 (3.55%) DNS
7 58 (3.43%) SAN
8 54 (3.20%) DHCP
9 51 (3.02%) Cisco ASA
10 45 (2.66%) Wi-Fi
11 41 (2.43%) Network Security
11 41 (2.43%) VoIP
12 38 (2.25%) Wireless Security
13 37 (2.19%) FWSM
13 37 (2.19%) DSL
13 37 (2.19%) Structured Cabling
14 36 (2.13%) TCP/IP
15 33 (1.95%) NetScreen
16 31 (1.83%) MPLS
17 30 (1.78%) IP Telephony
Database & Business Intelligence
1 210 (12.43%) SQL Server
2 72 (4.26%) SQL Server 2008
3 68 (4.02%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 62 (3.67%) Oracle Database
5 61 (3.61%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 50 (2.96%) Data Warehouse
7 47 (2.78%) Relational Database
8 38 (2.25%) Big Data
8 38 (2.25%) SQL Server Analysis Services
9 34 (2.01%) MySQL
10 33 (1.95%) Oracle BI EE
11 32 (1.89%) Oracle Database 11g
12 28 (1.66%) Oracle BI Publisher
13 27 (1.60%) Hadoop
14 26 (1.54%) Oracle Reports
15 25 (1.48%) RDBMS
16 23 (1.36%) PostgreSQL
16 23 (1.36%) MongoDB
17 21 (1.24%) SQL Server 2005
18 18 (1.07%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 55 (3.25%) Visual Studio
2 33 (1.95%) Git (software)
3 29 (1.72%) Rational DOORS
4 24 (1.42%) Jenkins
5 20 (1.18%) Oracle Forms
6 18 (1.07%) NUnit
7 16 (0.95%) Visual Studio Team System
8 15 (0.89%) Maven
8 15 (0.89%) Team Foundation Server
9 14 (0.83%) CruiseControl
9 14 (0.83%) MSBuild
10 12 (0.71%) JIRA
11 11 (0.65%) Selenium
11 11 (0.65%) Subversion
11 11 (0.65%) Yeoman
12 9 (0.53%) Cucumber
13 8 (0.47%) ClearCase
14 7 (0.41%) JMeter
14 7 (0.41%) LSMW
14 7 (0.41%) Hudson
General
1 277 (16.39%) Finance
2 87 (5.15%) Telecoms
3 64 (3.79%) Retail
4 36 (2.13%) Manufacturing
5 35 (2.07%) General Ledger
6 31 (1.83%) Banking
7 27 (1.60%) Legal
7 27 (1.60%) Aerospace
8 17 (1.01%) Electronics
9 12 (0.71%) Law
9 12 (0.71%) Military
10 11 (0.65%) Games
11 10 (0.59%) Marketing
12 8 (0.47%) Advertising
13 7 (0.41%) Financial Institution
14 5 (0.30%) Pharmaceutical
14 5 (0.30%) Billing
14 5 (0.30%) Investment Banking
15 3 (0.18%) Publishing
16 2 (0.12%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 325 (19.23%) Consultant
2 204 (12.07%) Developer
3 188 (11.12%) Architect
4 119 (7.04%) Analyst
5 99 (5.86%) Oracle Consultant
6 94 (5.56%) Network Engineer
7 77 (4.56%) Project Manager
8 71 (4.20%) DBA
9 66 (3.91%) Systems Engineer
10 57 (3.37%) Security Consultant
11 44 (2.60%) Java Developer
12 43 (2.54%) Software Engineer
13 42 (2.49%) Solutions Architect
14 40 (2.37%) Oracle Developer
15 38 (2.25%) SQL DBA
15 38 (2.25%) Security Architect
16 36 (2.13%) Microsoft Consultant
17 35 (2.07%) Business Consultant
17 35 (2.07%) Programme Manager
17 35 (2.07%) Firewall Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 128 (7.57%) .NET
2 102 (6.04%) HTML
3 84 (4.97%) CSS
4 80 (4.73%) ASP.NET
5 68 (4.02%) Web Services
6 56 (3.31%) .NET Framework
7 53 (3.14%) WCF
8 50 (2.96%) XML
9 49 (2.90%) HTML5
10 47 (2.78%) J2EE
11 41 (2.43%) Spring
12 38 (2.25%) Entity Framework
13 34 (2.01%) Oracle Fusion
14 32 (1.89%) jQuery
15 29 (1.72%) Hibernate
16 27 (1.60%) CSS3
17 25 (1.48%) AngularJS
18 24 (1.42%) ADO.NET
18 24 (1.42%) Middleware
19 22 (1.30%) ASP.NET MVC
Miscellaneous
1 153 (9.05%) Analytical Skills
2 84 (4.97%) Management Information System
3 66 (3.91%) Clustering
4 53 (3.14%) Replication
5 47 (2.78%) Computer Science
6 42 (2.49%) GIS
7 33 (1.95%) Open Source
8 29 (1.72%) Mathematics
9 26 (1.54%) CESG
10 23 (1.36%) Visualisation
11 19 (1.12%) CMDB
12 18 (1.07%) Mobile App
12 18 (1.07%) PKI
13 15 (0.89%) Physics
13 15 (0.89%) Life Science
14 14 (0.83%) Performance Metrics
14 14 (0.83%) CESG CLAS
15 13 (0.77%) Algorithms
16 12 (0.71%) Enterprise Software
16 12 (0.71%) Blackberry
Operating Systems
1 372 (22.01%) Windows
2 164 (9.70%) Linux
3 119 (7.04%) UNIX
4 101 (5.98%) Windows Server 2008
5 74 (4.38%) Windows Server 2012
6 47 (2.78%) Windows Server 2003
7 43 (2.54%) Windows 7
8 30 (1.78%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 19 (1.12%) Solaris
9 19 (1.12%) Windows XP
10 14 (0.83%) Ubuntu
10 14 (0.83%) CentOS
11 11 (0.65%) Windows 2000
12 10 (0.59%) Windows 8
13 8 (0.47%) Android
14 7 (0.41%) SUSE
15 6 (0.36%) Windows Vista
15 6 (0.36%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
16 5 (0.30%) AIX
16 5 (0.30%) HPUX
Processes & Methodologies
1 319 (18.88%) ITIL
2 227 (13.43%) Agile Software Development
3 135 (7.99%) Business Intelligence
4 133 (7.87%) Service Management
5 131 (7.75%) Project Management
6 122 (7.22%) Information Security
7 117 (6.92%) Service Delivery
8 100 (5.92%) Change Management
9 96 (5.68%) Software Engineering
10 88 (5.21%) UML
11 83 (4.91%) Analytics
12 82 (4.85%) PRINCE2
13 81 (4.79%) Migration
14 75 (4.44%) Risk Management
15 74 (4.38%) ITSM
16 72 (4.26%) CRM
17 69 (4.08%) MVC
18 65 (3.85%) Mentoring
19 62 (3.67%) TOGAF
20 61 (3.61%) OO
Programming Languages
1 240 (14.20%) SQL
2 210 (12.43%) C
3 159 (9.41%) Java
4 125 (7.40%) C#
5 91 (5.38%) JavaScript
6 49 (2.90%) PL/SQL
7 48 (2.84%) C++
8 47 (2.78%) Bash Shell
9 44 (2.60%) Python
10 32 (1.89%) Ruby
11 23 (1.36%) Perl
12 22 (1.30%) T-SQL
12 22 (1.30%) Shell Script
13 20 (1.18%) VB.NET
14 18 (1.07%) R
15 17 (1.01%) PHP
16 15 (0.89%) PowerShell
17 14 (0.83%) VBA
18 12 (0.71%) ABAP
19 11 (0.65%) Clojure
Qualifications
1 930 (55.03%) SC Cleared
2 350 (20.71%) DV Cleared
3 223 (13.20%) Degree
4 173 (10.24%) Cisco Certification
5 135 (7.99%) CCNP
6 88 (5.21%) Microsoft Certification
7 71 (4.20%) CCNA
8 68 (4.02%) CCIE
8 68 (4.02%) CISSP
9 59 (3.49%) CCSA
10 52 (3.08%) MCSE
10 52 (3.08%) CCSE
11 41 (2.43%) MCITP
12 40 (2.37%) CISM
13 31 (1.83%) JNCIP
14 27 (1.60%) MCTS
14 27 (1.60%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
15 20 (1.18%) ITIL Certification
16 19 (1.12%) PMI Certification
16 19 (1.12%) Citrix Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 90 (5.33%) SLA
2 61 (3.61%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 54 (3.20%) QA
4 33 (1.95%) JSP 440
5 19 (1.12%) PCI DSS
6 10 (0.59%) COBIT
6 10 (0.59%) ISO 9001
7 2 (0.12%) Data Quality
8 1 (0.059%) P3O
8 1 (0.059%) EMIR
8 1 (0.059%) CRD IV
8 1 (0.059%) Dodd-Frank
8 1 (0.059%) PMBOK
8 1 (0.059%) ISO 9000
8 1 (0.059%) BS7799
8 1 (0.059%) MiFID
System Software
1 173 (10.24%) Active Directory
2 116 (6.86%) VMware Infrastructure
3 50 (2.96%) Hyper-V
4 26 (1.54%) XenApp
5 24 (1.42%) VMware ESXi
6 20 (1.18%) Oracle RAC
7 19 (1.12%) VMware ESX
8 17 (1.01%) vSphere
9 13 (0.77%) VMware Workstation
10 11 (0.65%) VirtualBox
11 9 (0.53%) Firmware
12 8 (0.47%) Oracle Clusterware
13 7 (0.41%) iptables
14 6 (0.36%) Snort
15 5 (0.30%) vCloud
16 4 (0.24%) Microsoft App-V
16 4 (0.24%) NFS
16 4 (0.24%) XenDesktop
17 3 (0.18%) Xen
18 2 (0.12%) pfSense
Systems Management
1 38 (2.25%) OpenView
2 36 (2.13%) SCOM
3 34 (2.01%) SCCM
4 21 (1.24%) Puppet
4 21 (1.24%) Cisco Prime
5 20 (1.18%) CiscoWorks
6 18 (1.07%) Data Guard
7 16 (0.95%) HP Quality Center
7 16 (0.95%) Oracle RMAN
7 16 (0.95%) SCOrch
8 14 (0.83%) NetBackup
9 12 (0.71%) Hyperic
10 11 (0.65%) Vagrant
11 10 (0.59%) SCVMM
12 8 (0.47%) Tivoli Storage Manager
12 8 (0.47%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
13 7 (0.41%) Norton AntiVirus
13 7 (0.41%) Nessus
13 7 (0.41%) SCDPM
13 7 (0.41%) Oracle Flashback
Vendors
1 335 (19.82%) Microsoft
2 308 (18.22%) Oracle
3 212 (12.54%) Cisco
4 164 (9.70%) VMware
5 137 (8.11%) Juniper
6 116 (6.86%) CheckPoint
7 109 (6.45%) HP
8 107 (6.33%) Remedy
9 67 (3.96%) Citrix
10 52 (3.08%) SAP
11 45 (2.66%) NetApp
12 44 (2.60%) F5
13 41 (2.43%) BMC
14 38 (2.25%) Red Hat
15 36 (2.13%) IBM
16 27 (1.60%) Symantec
17 20 (1.18%) Salesforce.com
18 19 (1.12%) EMC
18 19 (1.12%) Sybase
19 18 (1.07%) Nokia
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