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

Location
3 months to
3 Jun 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Security Clearance
Rank 163 209 252
Rank change year-on-year
+46 +43
Permanent jobs citing Security Cleared 849 725 487
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 1.94% 1.46% 1.11%
As % of the Qualifications category 7.49% 5.69% 4.37%
Number of salaries quoted 655 517 298
Average salary £55,000 £53,500 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.80% +7.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £37,400 £33,200
10% offered a salary of more than £79,000 £75,000 £78,250
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
- +5.88%
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
11331 12747 11134
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 25.92% 25.67% 25.43%
Number of salaries quoted 9228 10367 9078
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% -

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 3 June 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 3 June 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 +26 180 £50,000 -3.84% 36
Greenwich +2 19 £55,000 +150.00%
Feltham - 8 £49,250 -
Hammersmith -1 3 £50,000 -
Hounslow - 3 £60,000 - 1
Uxbridge - 3 £37,500 -
Westminster +6 1 - - 1
Docklands, London - 1 £65,000 -
Security Cleared
England

Security Cleared
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 3 June 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.

1 893 (53.28%) SC Cleared
2 427 (25.48%) DV Cleared
3 346 (20.64%) Windows
4 345 (20.58%) Oracle
5 293 (17.48%) ITIL
6 284 (16.95%) Microsoft
7 281 (16.77%) Finance
8 249 (14.86%) Degree
9 248 (14.80%) Firewall
10 242 (14.44%) Cisco
11 234 (13.96%) C
12 230 (13.72%) Agile Software Development
13 214 (12.77%) SQL Server
13 214 (12.77%) Cisco Certification
14 205 (12.23%) SQL
15 192 (11.46%) VMware
16 184 (10.98%) Java
17 178 (10.62%) MS Excel
18 168 (10.02%) Linux
19 159 (9.49%) .NET
20 158 (9.43%) Analytical Skills
21 157 (9.37%) C#
21 157 (9.37%) CheckPoint
22 153 (9.13%) CCNP
23 151 (9.01%) Information Security
24 149 (8.89%) Juniper
25 146 (8.71%) Business Intelligence
26 144 (8.59%) UNIX
27 135 (8.05%) VMware Infrastructure
28 131 (7.82%) SharePoint

Security Cleared
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 3 June 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
1 131 (7.82%) SharePoint
2 70 (4.18%) IIS
3 47 (2.80%) SharePoint 2010
4 45 (2.68%) WebLogic
5 40 (2.39%) MS Exchange
6 37 (2.21%) SharePoint 2013
6 37 (2.21%) BizTalk Server
7 36 (2.15%) Lync
8 35 (2.09%) SAS
9 32 (1.91%) Exchange Server 2010
10 27 (1.61%) CMS
11 24 (1.43%) Umbraco
12 23 (1.37%) WebSphere
13 22 (1.31%) Exchange Server 2013
14 21 (1.25%) Exchange Server 2007
15 14 (0.84%) Oracle SOA Suite
16 13 (0.78%) Apache Pig
16 13 (0.78%) JBoss
17 12 (0.72%) ArcGIS
17 12 (0.72%) Tomcat
Applications
1 178 (10.62%) MS Excel
2 62 (3.70%) MS Office
3 20 (1.19%) MS Visio
4 18 (1.07%) MS PowerPoint
5 12 (0.72%) MS Project
6 11 (0.66%) SPSS
7 10 (0.60%) InfoPath
8 6 (0.36%) AutoCAD
9 2 (0.12%) Spreadsheet
10 1 (0.060%) Adobe Creative Suite
10 1 (0.060%) OmniGraffle
10 1 (0.060%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 122 (7.28%) Oracle EBS R12
2 119 (7.10%) Oracle EBS
3 54 (3.22%) Remedy ITSM
4 52 (3.10%) Oracle General Ledger
4 52 (3.10%) Oracle Payables
4 52 (3.10%) Oracle Receivables
5 41 (2.45%) Oracle Financials
6 40 (2.39%) Dynamics CRM
7 38 (2.27%) Oracle Cash Management
8 30 (1.79%) Oracle Assets
9 29 (1.73%) Oracle ERP
10 28 (1.67%) Oracle Applications
11 26 (1.55%) Oracle iProcurement
12 24 (1.43%) Oracle E-Business Tax
13 22 (1.31%) Oracle Subledger Accounting
14 20 (1.19%) Oracle Payroll
15 18 (1.07%) Oracle HRMS
16 17 (1.01%) Dynamics AX
17 6 (0.36%) Oracle 11i
18 4 (0.24%) SAP CO
Cloud Services
1 33 (1.97%) Microsoft Azure
2 23 (1.37%) SaaS
3 22 (1.31%) Amazon AWS
4 19 (1.13%) Office 365
5 13 (0.78%) Amazon EMR
5 13 (0.78%) Amazon EC2
5 13 (0.78%) Amazon S3
6 9 (0.54%) Cloud Computing
7 6 (0.36%) PaaS
8 2 (0.12%) Taleo
8 2 (0.12%) SuccessFactors
8 2 (0.12%) IaaS
9 1 (0.060%) Google Cloud Platform
9 1 (0.060%) Azure Active Directory
9 1 (0.060%) Yammer
9 1 (0.060%) Joyent
9 1 (0.060%) Google App Engine
Communications & Networking
1 248 (14.80%) Firewall
2 117 (6.98%) WAN
3 113 (6.74%) LAN
4 99 (5.91%) Wireless
5 86 (5.13%) DNS
6 78 (4.65%) Cisco ASA
7 76 (4.53%) DHCP
7 76 (4.53%) SNMP
8 64 (3.82%) FWSM
9 56 (3.34%) SAN
10 54 (3.22%) NetScreen
11 43 (2.57%) Network Security
12 40 (2.39%) MPLS
13 38 (2.27%) VoIP
14 36 (2.15%) Cisco Nexus
15 34 (2.03%) Wireless Security
16 30 (1.79%) BGP
17 28 (1.67%) OSPF
18 27 (1.61%) VPN
19 25 (1.49%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 214 (12.77%) SQL Server
2 83 (4.95%) Oracle Database
3 82 (4.89%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 71 (4.24%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 71 (4.24%) SQL Server 2008
5 67 (4.00%) Relational Database
6 58 (3.46%) Oracle Database 11g
6 58 (3.46%) Data Warehouse
7 51 (3.04%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 43 (2.57%) MySQL
9 37 (2.21%) Big Data
10 33 (1.97%) MongoDB
11 32 (1.91%) Oracle Exadata
12 30 (1.79%) Oracle BI EE
13 29 (1.73%) Hadoop
14 28 (1.67%) RDBMS
15 24 (1.43%) PostgreSQL
15 24 (1.43%) Oracle BI Publisher
16 20 (1.19%) QlikView
17 18 (1.07%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 71 (4.24%) Visual Studio
2 29 (1.73%) Jenkins
3 28 (1.67%) Git (software)
4 23 (1.37%) Team Foundation Server
5 22 (1.31%) NUnit
6 20 (1.19%) CruiseControl
6 20 (1.19%) Visual Studio Team System
6 20 (1.19%) MSBuild
6 20 (1.19%) Rational DOORS
7 16 (0.95%) Maven
8 15 (0.89%) Selenium
8 15 (0.89%) Oracle Forms
9 13 (0.78%) Yeoman
10 12 (0.72%) JIRA
11 11 (0.66%) Cucumber
11 11 (0.66%) JMeter
12 8 (0.48%) WebDriver
13 7 (0.42%) NeoLoad
13 7 (0.42%) LSMW
14 6 (0.36%) Ant
General
1 281 (16.77%) Finance
2 97 (5.79%) Telecoms
3 87 (5.19%) Retail
4 39 (2.33%) General Ledger
4 39 (2.33%) Banking
5 34 (2.03%) Manufacturing
6 22 (1.31%) Legal
7 21 (1.25%) Financial Institution
8 16 (0.95%) Aerospace
9 12 (0.72%) Military
10 11 (0.66%) Games
10 11 (0.66%) Electronics
11 10 (0.60%) Law
12 9 (0.54%) Marketing
12 9 (0.54%) Advertising
13 7 (0.42%) Pharmaceutical
14 6 (0.36%) Investment Banking
15 5 (0.30%) Publishing
16 4 (0.24%) Local Government
17 3 (0.18%) Billing
Job Titles
1 322 (19.21%) Consultant
2 203 (12.11%) Developer
3 198 (11.81%) Architect
4 113 (6.74%) Analyst
5 110 (6.56%) Oracle Consultant
6 83 (4.95%) Security Consultant
6 83 (4.95%) Network Engineer
7 63 (3.76%) DBA
8 61 (3.64%) Project Manager
9 59 (3.52%) Systems Engineer
10 58 (3.46%) .NET Developer
11 52 (3.10%) Firewall Engineer
12 47 (2.80%) Software Engineer
13 43 (2.57%) Security Architect
14 42 (2.51%) Business Analyst
15 40 (2.39%) Technical Architect
16 39 (2.33%) Tester
16 39 (2.33%) Oracle Architect
17 38 (2.27%) Java Developer
18 37 (2.21%) Senior Firewall Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 159 (9.49%) .NET
2 115 (6.86%) ASP.NET
3 105 (6.26%) HTML
4 92 (5.49%) CSS
4 92 (5.49%) Web Services
5 86 (5.13%) WCF
6 75 (4.47%) .NET Framework
7 70 (4.18%) J2EE
8 65 (3.88%) Entity Framework
9 61 (3.64%) XML
10 57 (3.40%) Oracle Fusion
11 51 (3.04%) HTML5
12 47 (2.80%) Middleware
13 42 (2.51%) Spring
13 42 (2.51%) CSS3
14 35 (2.09%) jQuery
14 35 (2.09%) ASP.NET MVC
14 35 (2.09%) ADO.NET
15 30 (1.79%) Hibernate
16 29 (1.73%) AngularJS
Miscellaneous
1 158 (9.43%) Analytical Skills
2 104 (6.21%) Data Centre
3 75 (4.47%) Management Information System
4 64 (3.82%) Computer Science
5 55 (3.28%) Visualisation
6 50 (2.98%) GIS
7 49 (2.92%) Replication
7 49 (2.92%) Clustering
8 45 (2.68%) Mathematics
9 35 (2.09%) PKI
10 33 (1.97%) CESG
11 32 (1.91%) Oracle Exalogic
12 23 (1.37%) Mobile App
13 18 (1.07%) CESG CLAS
14 16 (0.95%) Life Science
15 15 (0.89%) SCADA
15 15 (0.89%) Blackberry
16 14 (0.84%) Smart Meter
16 14 (0.84%) CMDB
17 13 (0.78%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 346 (20.64%) Windows
2 168 (10.02%) Linux
3 144 (8.59%) UNIX
4 97 (5.79%) Windows Server 2008
5 55 (3.28%) Windows Server 2012
6 42 (2.51%) Windows 7
7 38 (2.27%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 34 (2.03%) Windows Server 2003
9 18 (1.07%) Solaris
10 17 (1.01%) Ubuntu
11 11 (0.66%) Windows 2000
12 10 (0.60%) CentOS
13 9 (0.54%) AIX
14 7 (0.42%) Android
14 7 (0.42%) Windows XP
15 4 (0.24%) VMS
16 3 (0.18%) Windows 8
16 3 (0.18%) HPUX
17 2 (0.12%) Windows Vista
17 2 (0.12%) Windows Phone
Processes & Methodologies
1 293 (17.48%) ITIL
2 230 (13.72%) Agile Software Development
3 151 (9.01%) Information Security
4 146 (8.71%) Business Intelligence
5 123 (7.34%) Analytics
6 115 (6.86%) Service Delivery
7 113 (6.74%) Service Management
7 113 (6.74%) Project Management
8 100 (5.97%) Change Management
9 98 (5.85%) Cyber Security
10 95 (5.67%) UML
11 94 (5.61%) MVC
12 92 (5.49%) Risk Management
13 90 (5.37%) Software Engineering
14 88 (5.25%) Stakeholder Management
15 85 (5.07%) PRINCE2
16 68 (4.06%) Penetration Testing
17 65 (3.88%) CRM
17 65 (3.88%) Change Control
18 64 (3.82%) Scrum
Programming Languages
1 234 (13.96%) C
2 205 (12.23%) SQL
3 184 (10.98%) Java
4 157 (9.37%) C#
5 99 (5.91%) JavaScript
6 68 (4.06%) Python
7 55 (3.28%) C++
8 52 (3.10%) Bash Shell
9 46 (2.74%) Ruby
10 36 (2.15%) PL/SQL
11 25 (1.49%) PHP
12 24 (1.43%) Perl
13 22 (1.31%) T-SQL
14 21 (1.25%) VB.NET
15 19 (1.13%) R
16 16 (0.95%) VBA
17 15 (0.89%) PowerShell
18 14 (0.84%) Shell Script
19 13 (0.78%) Clojure
20 9 (0.54%) VB
Qualifications
1 893 (53.28%) SC Cleared
2 427 (25.48%) DV Cleared
3 249 (14.86%) Degree
4 214 (12.77%) Cisco Certification
5 153 (9.13%) CCNP
6 103 (6.15%) CCNA
7 98 (5.85%) CISSP
8 96 (5.73%) CCSA
9 84 (5.01%) CCIE
10 78 (4.65%) Microsoft Certification
11 66 (3.94%) CISM
12 55 (3.28%) JNCIP
13 54 (3.22%) CCSE
14 37 (2.21%) MCSE
15 31 (1.85%) MCP
16 29 (1.73%) ISTQB
17 24 (1.43%) ITIL Certification
18 22 (1.31%) CISA
18 22 (1.31%) ISEB
18 22 (1.31%) MCITP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 86 (5.13%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 58 (3.46%) SLA
3 32 (1.91%) JSP 440
3 32 (1.91%) PCI DSS
4 31 (1.85%) QA
5 30 (1.79%) COBIT
6 19 (1.13%) EMIR
6 19 (1.13%) CRD IV
6 19 (1.13%) MiFID
7 4 (0.24%) ISO 9001
8 3 (0.18%) Dodd-Frank
9 2 (0.12%) Data Quality
9 2 (0.12%) PMBOK
10 1 (0.060%) P3O
10 1 (0.060%) BS7799
10 1 (0.060%) EFQM
System Software
1 135 (8.05%) VMware Infrastructure
2 131 (7.82%) Active Directory
3 39 (2.33%) Hyper-V
4 28 (1.67%) Oracle RAC
5 27 (1.61%) VMware ESX
6 25 (1.49%) XenApp
7 17 (1.01%) VMware Workstation
8 15 (0.89%) vSphere
9 13 (0.78%) Oracle Clusterware
9 13 (0.78%) VirtualBox
10 12 (0.72%) VMware ESXi
11 10 (0.60%) XenDesktop
12 9 (0.54%) iptables
12 9 (0.54%) Microsoft App-V
13 8 (0.48%) vCloud
14 7 (0.42%) Snort
15 4 (0.24%) Terminal Services
15 4 (0.24%) Microsoft Virtual Server
16 3 (0.18%) Citrix Presentation Server
17 2 (0.12%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 27 (1.61%) Data Guard
2 25 (1.49%) Cisco Prime
2 25 (1.49%) Puppet
3 22 (1.31%) SCCM
3 22 (1.31%) SCOM
4 20 (1.19%) OpenView
5 14 (0.84%) Oracle RMAN
5 14 (0.84%) Vagrant
6 13 (0.78%) HP Quality Center
6 13 (0.78%) Norton AntiVirus
7 12 (0.72%) NetBackup
7 12 (0.72%) Hyperic
8 11 (0.66%) Oracle Flashback
9 10 (0.60%) SCOrch
10 8 (0.48%) Nessus
11 5 (0.30%) Opscode Chef
11 5 (0.30%) Tivoli Storage Manager
12 4 (0.24%) ARCserve
12 4 (0.24%) SCVMM
12 4 (0.24%) Oracle Identity Management
Vendors
1 345 (20.58%) Oracle
2 284 (16.95%) Microsoft
3 242 (14.44%) Cisco
4 192 (11.46%) VMware
5 157 (9.37%) CheckPoint
6 149 (8.89%) Juniper
7 102 (6.09%) HP
8 87 (5.19%) Remedy
9 56 (3.34%) F5
10 53 (3.16%) Citrix
11 45 (2.68%) NetApp
12 44 (2.63%) IBM
13 39 (2.33%) SAP
14 38 (2.27%) Red Hat
15 32 (1.91%) Sybase
16 30 (1.79%) Symantec
17 27 (1.61%) BMC
18 26 (1.55%) Tableau
19 24 (1.43%) Nokia
20 22 (1.31%) EMC
Kingston Upon Thames, Surrey
Informatiq Consulting
Salary: £42000 - £48000 per annum + Pension, Medical
Posted: 6 hours ago
City, London
Experis Ltd
Salary: £55000 - £63000 per annum + enhanced pension
Posted: 7 hours ago
London
Experis Ltd
Salary: £43000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 7 hours ago
London
Experis Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £43000 per annum
Posted: 7 hours ago
City, London
LA International
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + Excellent flexible benefits
Posted: 8 hours ago
City, London
LA International
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + Excellent benefits
Posted: 8 hours ago
City, London
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 30,000 - 60,000 plus benefits
Posted: 10 hours ago
London
Nigel Frank International Ltd
Salary: £55000 - £60000 per annum + Car / Pension / Health
Posted: 10 hours ago
City, London
Sogeti
Posted: 10 hours ago
Central London / West End
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £30,000 - £60,000 + outstanding package
Posted: 11 hours ago
Central London / West End
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £45,000 - £85,000 plus outstanding package
Posted: 11 hours ago
London
City of London
Salary: From £35,840 to £40,660 per annum
Posted: 11 hours ago
London
Lawrence Harvey Enterprise
Salary: £55000.00 - £65000.00 per annum + car, pension, health
Posted: Yesterday
London
E-synergy Solutions
Salary: £500 - £650 per day
Posted: Yesterday
London
E-synergy Solutions
Salary: £500 - £650 per day
Posted: Yesterday
London
LA International
Salary: £33000 - £39000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
London
City of London Police
Posted: Yesterday
Hounslow, Middlesex
Global Technology Solutions Ltd
Salary: £55000 - £65000 per annum + benefits package
Posted: Yesterday
Central London / West End
RICHARD WHEELER ASSOCIATES
Salary: Highly competitive + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Central London / West End
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £30,000-£60,000
Posted: Yesterday