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

Location
3 months to
31 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Security Clearance
Rank 183 197 262
Rank change year-on-year
+14 +65
Permanent jobs citing Security Cleared 758 711 485
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 1.70% 1.53% 1.10%
As % of the Qualifications category 6.75% 6.17% 4.38%
Number of salaries quoted 638 466 308
Average salary £55,000 £50,000 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+10.00% -
90% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £32,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £75,000 £75,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £47,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
-5.26% +11.76%
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
11224 11523 11077
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 25.15% 24.80% 25.14%
Number of salaries quoted 9309 9178 9057
Average salary £53,500 £50,000 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.00% -
90% offered a salary of more than £30,500 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £77,500 £75,000 £72,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.40% +3.75%

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 August 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 August 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 -18 164 £52,500 +5.00% 31
Feltham -9 7 £46,500 -
Greenford - 7 £55,000 - 1
Hounslow +11 6 £60,000 -
New Malden - 6 - -
Wembley +4 5 £51,500 +28.75%
Docklands, London - 4 £42,500 -
Croydon +6 1 £43,000 -19.62% 1
Hammersmith -4 1 £39,500 +43.63%
Beckenham - 1 £24,000 -
Security Cleared
England

Security Cleared
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 31 August 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.

1 917 (57.75%) SC Cleared
2 421 (26.51%) DV Cleared
3 387 (24.37%) Oracle
4 322 (20.28%) Windows
5 286 (18.01%) Degree
6 281 (17.70%) Finance
7 239 (15.05%) Cisco
8 234 (14.74%) ITIL
9 231 (14.55%) C
10 228 (14.36%) Microsoft
11 226 (14.23%) Agile Software Development
12 214 (13.48%) SQL
12 214 (13.48%) Linux
13 208 (13.10%) Firewall
14 198 (12.47%) VMware
14 198 (12.47%) Cisco Certification
15 196 (12.34%) Analytical Skills
16 185 (11.65%) UNIX
17 180 (11.34%) Java
18 171 (10.77%) SQL Server
19 163 (10.26%) C#
20 158 (9.95%) .NET
21 152 (9.57%) VMware Infrastructure
22 143 (9.01%) Information Security
23 140 (8.82%) MS Excel
24 133 (8.38%) Analytics
25 131 (8.25%) Oracle EBS
26 129 (8.12%) Telecoms
27 126 (7.93%) Juniper
27 126 (7.93%) CCNP

Security Cleared
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 31 August 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 86 (5.42%) SharePoint
2 71 (4.47%) IIS
3 67 (4.22%) WebLogic
4 42 (2.64%) SAS
5 32 (2.02%) SharePoint 2010
5 32 (2.02%) SharePoint 2013
6 30 (1.89%) Oracle SOA Suite
7 27 (1.70%) BizTalk Server
8 24 (1.51%) Apache
8 24 (1.51%) WebSphere
9 22 (1.39%) Oracle Application Server
10 20 (1.26%) MS Exchange
10 20 (1.26%) JBoss
10 20 (1.26%) Apache Pig
11 19 (1.20%) Umbraco
11 19 (1.20%) CMS
12 18 (1.13%) Tomcat
13 15 (0.94%) Lync
13 15 (0.94%) Exchange Server 2010
14 14 (0.88%) ArcGIS
Applications
1 140 (8.82%) MS Excel
2 54 (3.40%) MS Office
3 18 (1.13%) MS Visio
3 18 (1.13%) SPSS
4 14 (0.88%) MS PowerPoint
5 13 (0.82%) MS Project
6 6 (0.38%) InfoPath
7 2 (0.13%) Photoshop
8 1 (0.063%) Spreadsheet
8 1 (0.063%) OmniGraffle
8 1 (0.063%) Adobe Creative Suite
Business Applications
1 131 (8.25%) Oracle EBS
2 99 (6.23%) Oracle EBS R12
3 42 (2.64%) Oracle Applications
4 29 (1.83%) Dynamics CRM
5 28 (1.76%) Oracle Financials
6 23 (1.45%) Oracle General Ledger
6 23 (1.45%) Oracle Payables
6 23 (1.45%) Oracle Receivables
6 23 (1.45%) Oracle Cash Management
7 22 (1.39%) Oracle ERP
8 21 (1.32%) Oracle Assets
9 20 (1.26%) Oracle E-Business Tax
10 19 (1.20%) Remedy ITSM
11 18 (1.13%) Oracle Subledger Accounting
12 15 (0.94%) Oracle iProcurement
13 13 (0.82%) Oracle HRMS
13 13 (0.82%) Oracle Payroll
14 7 (0.44%) Dynamics AX
14 7 (0.44%) SAP Oil and Gas
14 7 (0.44%) Oracle BPM
Cloud Services
1 30 (1.89%) Microsoft Azure
2 25 (1.57%) Amazon AWS
3 14 (0.88%) SaaS
4 13 (0.82%) Amazon EC2
4 13 (0.82%) Amazon S3
4 13 (0.82%) Amazon EMR
5 8 (0.50%) Office 365
6 5 (0.31%) Cloud Computing
6 5 (0.31%) PaaS
7 1 (0.063%) Heroku
7 1 (0.063%) Google App Engine
7 1 (0.063%) SuccessFactors
7 1 (0.063%) Google Cloud Platform
7 1 (0.063%) Veeva
7 1 (0.063%) Dropbox
7 1 (0.063%) FinancialForce.com
7 1 (0.063%) Azure Active Directory
7 1 (0.063%) CodePlex
7 1 (0.063%) Joyent
7 1 (0.063%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 208 (13.10%) Firewall
2 110 (6.93%) LAN
3 109 (6.86%) WAN
4 87 (5.48%) DNS
5 76 (4.79%) Cisco ASA
6 67 (4.22%) SAN
7 66 (4.16%) Wireless
8 65 (4.09%) DHCP
9 57 (3.59%) Network Security
10 54 (3.40%) TCP/IP
11 47 (2.96%) SNMP
12 45 (2.83%) BGP
13 44 (2.77%) OSPF
14 43 (2.71%) FWSM
15 42 (2.64%) VoIP
15 42 (2.64%) Cisco Nexus
16 37 (2.33%) NetScreen
17 36 (2.27%) VPN
17 36 (2.27%) Internet
18 27 (1.70%) Wireless Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 171 (10.77%) SQL Server
2 114 (7.18%) Oracle Database
3 74 (4.66%) Oracle Database 11g
4 69 (4.35%) Oracle Exadata
5 65 (4.09%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 56 (3.53%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 55 (3.46%) MySQL
8 54 (3.40%) Relational Database
9 52 (3.27%) Data Warehouse
10 51 (3.21%) Big Data
11 46 (2.90%) SQL Server 2008
12 43 (2.71%) Hadoop
13 42 (2.64%) SQL Server Analysis Services
14 40 (2.52%) Oracle BI EE
15 39 (2.46%) MongoDB
16 27 (1.70%) NoSQL
17 24 (1.51%) QlikView
18 23 (1.45%) PostgreSQL
19 20 (1.26%) Apache Hive
20 18 (1.13%) Mahout
Development Applications
1 79 (4.97%) Visual Studio
2 44 (2.77%) Selenium
3 38 (2.39%) Git (software)
4 31 (1.95%) NUnit
5 28 (1.76%) JIRA
6 27 (1.70%) JUnit
6 27 (1.70%) Jenkins
7 24 (1.51%) Team Foundation Server
8 22 (1.39%) WebDriver
9 18 (1.13%) FitNesse
10 17 (1.07%) LoadRunner
11 16 (1.01%) Subversion
12 13 (0.82%) CruiseControl
12 13 (0.82%) JMeter
12 13 (0.82%) Visual Studio Team System
12 13 (0.82%) Cucumber
12 13 (0.82%) Yeoman
12 13 (0.82%) MSBuild
13 12 (0.76%) Mockito
13 12 (0.76%) Eclipse
General
1 281 (17.70%) Finance
2 129 (8.12%) Telecoms
3 84 (5.29%) Retail
4 41 (2.58%) Banking
5 30 (1.89%) Manufacturing
6 21 (1.32%) General Ledger
6 21 (1.32%) Marketing
7 18 (1.13%) Financial Institution
8 17 (1.07%) Legal
8 17 (1.07%) Military
9 8 (0.50%) Advertising
9 8 (0.50%) Publishing
9 8 (0.50%) Aerospace
9 8 (0.50%) Electronics
10 7 (0.44%) Pharmaceutical
11 6 (0.38%) Billing
12 5 (0.31%) Law
13 3 (0.19%) Back Office
13 3 (0.19%) Investment Banking
13 3 (0.19%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 245 (15.43%) Consultant
2 190 (11.96%) Architect
3 166 (10.45%) Developer
4 131 (8.25%) Analyst
5 83 (5.23%) Oracle Consultant
6 78 (4.91%) Network Engineer
7 73 (4.60%) DBA
7 73 (4.60%) Security Consultant
8 57 (3.59%) Project Manager
9 55 (3.46%) .NET Developer
10 54 (3.40%) Oracle DBA
11 48 (3.02%) Test Manager
12 47 (2.96%) Oracle Architect
13 46 (2.90%) Software Engineer
14 44 (2.77%) Technical Architect
15 43 (2.71%) Systems Engineer
16 42 (2.64%) Tester
17 41 (2.58%) Administrator
18 40 (2.52%) Support Engineer
19 38 (2.39%) Business Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 158 (9.95%) .NET
2 100 (6.30%) ASP.NET
3 99 (6.23%) Web Services
4 84 (5.29%) HTML
5 79 (4.97%) CSS
6 76 (4.79%) WCF
7 74 (4.66%) Oracle Fusion
8 72 (4.53%) J2EE
9 65 (4.09%) Middleware
10 64 (4.03%) .NET Framework
11 62 (3.90%) Entity Framework
12 58 (3.65%) XML
13 45 (2.83%) HTML5
14 39 (2.46%) REST
14 39 (2.46%) CSS3
14 39 (2.46%) ASP.NET MVC
15 38 (2.39%) jQuery
16 37 (2.33%) SOAP
17 29 (1.83%) ADO.NET
18 28 (1.76%) WF
Miscellaneous
1 196 (12.34%) Analytical Skills
2 70 (4.41%) Management Information System
3 69 (4.35%) Oracle Exalogic
4 64 (4.03%) Computer Science
5 63 (3.97%) Visualisation
6 56 (3.53%) Data Centre
7 50 (3.15%) Replication
8 49 (3.09%) Clustering
9 47 (2.96%) Mathematics
10 37 (2.33%) GIS
11 35 (2.20%) PKI
12 30 (1.89%) CESG
13 21 (1.32%) User Experience
14 17 (1.07%) Mobile App
15 16 (1.01%) Blackberry
16 15 (0.94%) Enterprise Software
17 14 (0.88%) Smart Meter
17 14 (0.88%) SCADA
17 14 (0.88%) CESG CLAS
18 13 (0.82%) Digital Media
Operating Systems
1 322 (20.28%) Windows
2 214 (13.48%) Linux
3 185 (11.65%) UNIX
4 79 (4.97%) Windows Server 2008
5 35 (2.20%) Windows Server 2003
6 29 (1.83%) Windows 7
7 27 (1.70%) Windows Server 2012
8 25 (1.57%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 13 (0.82%) Android
10 12 (0.76%) Solaris
11 11 (0.69%) Apple iOS
12 10 (0.63%) Ubuntu
13 9 (0.57%) Mac OS X
13 9 (0.57%) AIX
14 8 (0.50%) FreeBSD
15 6 (0.38%) Windows 2000
16 5 (0.31%) Windows XP
16 5 (0.31%) SUSE
17 4 (0.25%) VMS
18 3 (0.19%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 234 (14.74%) ITIL
2 226 (14.23%) Agile Software Development
3 143 (9.01%) Information Security
4 133 (8.38%) Analytics
5 125 (7.87%) Project Management
6 118 (7.43%) Business Intelligence
7 113 (7.12%) Stakeholder Management
7 113 (7.12%) Service Delivery
8 107 (6.74%) Cyber Security
9 101 (6.36%) Change Management
10 90 (5.67%) Scrum
11 89 (5.60%) MVC
12 88 (5.54%) Software Engineering
13 86 (5.42%) Risk Management
14 85 (5.35%) PRINCE2
15 84 (5.29%) Service Management
16 82 (5.16%) UML
17 74 (4.66%) Business Analysis
18 71 (4.47%) SOA
19 70 (4.41%) Penetration Testing
Programming Languages
1 231 (14.55%) C
2 214 (13.48%) SQL
3 180 (11.34%) Java
4 163 (10.26%) C#
5 97 (6.11%) JavaScript
6 82 (5.16%) Python
7 72 (4.53%) C++
8 45 (2.83%) PowerShell
9 44 (2.77%) Ruby
10 39 (2.46%) Bash Shell
11 37 (2.33%) Perl
12 36 (2.27%) PL/SQL
13 31 (1.95%) PHP
14 26 (1.64%) Shell Script
15 24 (1.51%) R
16 16 (1.01%) VBA
17 14 (0.88%) VB.NET
18 13 (0.82%) T-SQL
18 13 (0.82%) Clojure
19 8 (0.50%) Scala
Qualifications
1 917 (57.75%) SC Cleared
2 421 (26.51%) DV Cleared
3 286 (18.01%) Degree
4 198 (12.47%) Cisco Certification
5 126 (7.93%) CCNP
6 107 (6.74%) CISSP
7 95 (5.98%) CCNA
8 83 (5.23%) Microsoft Certification
9 72 (4.53%) CCIE
10 65 (4.09%) CCSA
11 62 (3.90%) CISM
12 61 (3.84%) ISTQB
13 47 (2.96%) CCSE
14 44 (2.77%) ISEB
15 41 (2.58%) MCSE
16 37 (2.33%) JNCIP
17 34 (2.14%) CISA
18 33 (2.08%) MCP
19 30 (1.89%) ITIL Certification
20 24 (1.51%) CCDP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 76 (4.79%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 54 (3.40%) QA
3 49 (3.09%) SLA
4 35 (2.20%) COBIT
5 27 (1.70%) JSP 440
5 27 (1.70%) PCI DSS
6 19 (1.20%) EMIR
6 19 (1.20%) CRD IV
6 19 (1.20%) MiFID
7 6 (0.38%) Sarbanes-Oxley
8 3 (0.19%) Dodd-Frank
9 2 (0.13%) ISO 9001
10 1 (0.063%) GPG13
10 1 (0.063%) PMBOK
10 1 (0.063%) EFQM
10 1 (0.063%) BS7799
10 1 (0.063%) ISO/IEC 20000
System Software
1 152 (9.57%) VMware Infrastructure
2 126 (7.93%) Active Directory
3 48 (3.02%) Oracle RAC
4 34 (2.14%) Hyper-V
5 29 (1.83%) VMware ESX
6 25 (1.57%) XenApp
7 17 (1.07%) VirtualBox
8 16 (1.01%) vSphere
9 14 (0.88%) vCloud
9 14 (0.88%) VMware ESXi
9 14 (0.88%) Firmware
10 13 (0.82%) XenDesktop
11 11 (0.69%) Oracle Clusterware
12 10 (0.63%) VMware Workstation
13 8 (0.50%) Microsoft App-V
14 7 (0.44%) Snort
15 5 (0.31%) Terminal Services
15 5 (0.31%) Microsoft Virtual Server
15 5 (0.31%) iptables
16 4 (0.25%) EMC RecoverPoint
Systems Management
1 51 (3.21%) Data Guard
2 24 (1.51%) Puppet
3 23 (1.45%) Hyperic
4 17 (1.07%) SCCM
5 16 (1.01%) SCOM
6 15 (0.94%) Vagrant
6 15 (0.94%) Norton AntiVirus
7 14 (0.88%) Oracle RMAN
8 13 (0.82%) Backup Exec
9 9 (0.57%) Opscode Chef
9 9 (0.57%) HP Quality Center
10 8 (0.50%) NetBackup
10 8 (0.50%) Nagios
10 8 (0.50%) Cisco Prime
10 8 (0.50%) Oracle Flashback
11 7 (0.44%) Oracle ZFS
11 7 (0.44%) SCOrch
11 7 (0.44%) Nessus
12 6 (0.38%) SCVMM
13 5 (0.31%) Ansible
Vendors
1 387 (24.37%) Oracle
2 239 (15.05%) Cisco
3 228 (14.36%) Microsoft
4 198 (12.47%) VMware
5 126 (7.93%) CheckPoint
5 126 (7.93%) Juniper
6 102 (6.42%) HP
7 69 (4.35%) Citrix
8 55 (3.46%) F5
9 54 (3.40%) NetApp
10 49 (3.09%) IBM
11 47 (2.96%) SAP
12 46 (2.90%) Symantec
13 33 (2.08%) Remedy
14 30 (1.89%) Sybase
14 30 (1.89%) EMC
15 29 (1.83%) Red Hat
15 29 (1.83%) McAfee
15 29 (1.83%) Tableau
16 28 (1.76%) SolarWinds
Kingston Upon Thames, Surrey
Informatiq Consulting
Salary: £27000 - £40000 per annum + Pension
Posted: 19 hours ago
London
Experis Ltd
Salary: £50000.00 - £65000.00 per annum + benefits
Posted: 20 hours ago
City, London
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £45K - 65K+ & an Outstanding Package
Posted: 3 days ago
Central London / West End
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £60K - 90k + EXCELLENT PACKAGE
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Executive Recruitment Services (ERS)
Salary: £65000 - £75000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Executive Recruitment Services (ERS)
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Lawrence Harvey Enterprise
Salary: £70000 - £85000.00 per annum + car allowance, bonus, benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Informatiq Consulting
Salary: £28000 - £38000 per annum + Pension
Posted: 3 days ago
Kingston Upon Thames, Surrey
Informatiq Consulting
Salary: £42000 - £48000 per annum + Pension, Medical
Posted: 3 days ago
Central London / West End
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £45 000 - £75 000 (+ superb package!!!)
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Informatiq Consulting
Salary: £37000 - £46000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Informatiq Consulting
Salary: Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Informatiq Consulting
Salary: Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
London
set2recruit
Salary: From £50,000 to £68,000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Central London / West End
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £35,000 - £50,000 plus an excellent package
Posted: 3 days ago
Central London / West End
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £80,000 - £100,000 plus an excellent package
Posted: 3 days ago
Central London / West End
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £50,000 - £80,000 plus an excellent package
Posted: 3 days ago
Central London / West End
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £35,000 - £50,000
Posted: 3 days ago
Central London / West End
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £50,000 - £85,000 plus an excellent package
Posted: 3 days ago
Central London / West End
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £30,000 - £100,000 plus an excellent package
Posted: 3 days ago