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 19 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
19 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Security Clearance
Rank 205 280 261
Rank change year-on-year
+75 -19
Permanent jobs citing Security Cleared 671 414 549
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 1.46% 0.93% 1.11%
As % of the Qualifications category 5.89% 3.76% 4.26%
Number of salaries quoted 441 288 451
Average salary £50,000 £50,000 £50,000
90% offered a salary of more than £30,800 £32,500 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £75,000 £75,000
UK excluding London average salary £47,500 £42,500 £41,500
% change year-on-year
+11.76% +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
11387 10997 12888
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 24.72% 24.70% 25.95%
Number of salaries quoted 9090 9081 11010
Average salary £50,000 £50,000 £50,000
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £30,500
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £72,500 £75,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.50% -

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 19 September 2014.

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 19 September 2014. 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 +86 207 £50,750 +1.50% 30
Uxbridge +12 11 £47,500 +11.76% 1
Canary Wharf +20 7 £51,750 -26.07%
Westminster -2 3 £46,000 -8.00% 1
Hammersmith -4 3 £41,250 +3.12%
Hounslow -5 3 - - 1
Feltham - 3 £65,000 -
Croydon -10 2 £52,500 +16.66% 3
Enfield - 2 - -
Southwark - 2 - -
Greenford -6 1 - - 1
Harrow - 1 - -
Bromley - 1 £55,000 -
Wembley - 1 - -
Security Cleared
England

Security Cleared
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, 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.

1 784 (54.71%) SC Cleared
2 371 (25.89%) Finance
3 292 (20.38%) ITIL
4 274 (19.12%) Windows
5 262 (18.28%) Agile Software Development
6 218 (15.21%) Degree
7 206 (14.38%) Oracle
8 180 (12.56%) Linux
9 178 (12.42%) DV Cleared
10 166 (11.58%) PRINCE2
11 165 (11.51%) Microsoft
12 162 (11.30%) Java
13 156 (10.89%) HP
14 154 (10.75%) SQL
15 149 (10.40%) QA
16 148 (10.33%) Retail
17 135 (9.42%) Project Management
17 135 (9.42%) VMware
18 133 (9.28%) Service Management
19 128 (8.93%) Telecoms
20 126 (8.79%) Software Testing
21 124 (8.65%) MS Excel
22 115 (8.03%) Firewall
23 114 (7.96%) Information Security
24 112 (7.82%) UNIX
25 98 (6.84%) Cisco
26 90 (6.28%) Service Delivery
27 89 (6.21%) Migration
28 87 (6.07%) Analytical Skills
29 86 (6.00%) Active Directory

Security Cleared
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, 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 68 (4.75%) WebLogic
2 66 (4.61%) SharePoint
3 54 (3.77%) Apache
4 35 (2.44%) Tomcat
5 34 (2.37%) IIS
6 26 (1.81%) MS Exchange
7 22 (1.54%) WebLogic Portal
8 20 (1.40%) Lync
9 16 (1.12%) Oracle Service Bus
10 15 (1.05%) NetWeaver
11 14 (0.98%) Oracle HTTP Server
11 14 (0.98%) WebSphere
11 14 (0.98%) Confluence
11 14 (0.98%) Oracle SOA Suite
12 13 (0.91%) SAP Portal
12 13 (0.91%) SAP EP
12 13 (0.91%) WebSphere Application Server
13 12 (0.84%) SharePoint 2010
14 11 (0.77%) CMS
15 10 (0.70%) WebSphere Process Server
Applications
1 124 (8.65%) MS Excel
2 52 (3.63%) MS Office
3 19 (1.33%) MS Visio
4 11 (0.77%) MS Project
5 10 (0.70%) MS PowerPoint
6 3 (0.21%) Spreadsheet
7 2 (0.14%) SPSS
8 1 (0.070%) AutoCAD
8 1 (0.070%) InfoPath
8 1 (0.070%) Photoshop
8 1 (0.070%) OmniGraffle
Business Applications
1 34 (2.37%) Oracle EBS
1 34 (2.37%) Oracle EBS R12
2 31 (2.16%) Oracle Applications
3 17 (1.19%) Dynamics CRM
4 16 (1.12%) JDE OneWorld
5 13 (0.91%) Oracle ERP
6 9 (0.63%) SAP BPC
7 8 (0.56%) Oracle BPM
7 8 (0.56%) AquaLogic BPM
7 8 (0.56%) SAP PP
7 8 (0.56%) Remedy ITSM
8 6 (0.42%) SAP SD
8 6 (0.42%) Oracle CRM
9 5 (0.35%) SAP FI
9 5 (0.35%) SAP FI/CO
9 5 (0.35%) SAP CO
9 5 (0.35%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
10 4 (0.28%) SAP SRM
10 4 (0.28%) SAP MM
10 4 (0.28%) Oracle SCM
Cloud Services
1 15 (1.05%) PaaS
2 13 (0.91%) SaaS
3 12 (0.84%) IaaS
4 7 (0.49%) Basecamp
5 6 (0.42%) Office 365
5 6 (0.42%) Amazon EMR
5 6 (0.42%) Amazon EC2
5 6 (0.42%) Amazon S3
6 4 (0.28%) Microsoft Azure
6 4 (0.28%) Amazon AWS
7 2 (0.14%) Taleo
7 2 (0.14%) Google Apps
7 2 (0.14%) IBM SmartCloud
8 1 (0.070%) SuccessFactors
Communications & Networking
1 115 (8.03%) Firewall
2 66 (4.61%) Wireless
3 59 (4.12%) LAN
3 59 (4.12%) WAN
4 58 (4.05%) HTTP
5 57 (3.98%) DNS
6 50 (3.49%) TCP/IP
7 45 (3.14%) VPN
7 45 (3.14%) Network Security
8 42 (2.93%) SAN
9 41 (2.86%) DHCP
10 32 (2.23%) Internet
11 31 (2.16%) NAS
12 28 (1.95%) IPsec
13 23 (1.61%) Wireless Security
14 20 (1.40%) BGP
15 19 (1.33%) SSL
15 19 (1.33%) Wi-Fi
16 18 (1.26%) MPLS
16 18 (1.26%) OSPF
Database & Business Intelligence
1 77 (5.37%) Oracle Database
2 75 (5.23%) SQL Server
3 43 (3.00%) Oracle Database 11g
4 32 (2.23%) MySQL
5 29 (2.02%) NoSQL
6 25 (1.74%) Data Warehouse
7 22 (1.54%) Oracle BI EE
7 22 (1.54%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 20 (1.40%) Big Data
9 19 (1.33%) Oracle Exadata
10 18 (1.26%) SQL Server 2008
11 14 (0.98%) MongoDB
12 12 (0.84%) SQL Server Reporting Services
12 12 (0.84%) OLAP
13 11 (0.77%) SQL Server Analysis Services
13 11 (0.77%) Hadoop
14 10 (0.70%) Oracle Database 10g
15 9 (0.63%) SQL Server 2012
15 9 (0.63%) SQL Server 2005
16 8 (0.56%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 38 (2.65%) JIRA
2 35 (2.44%) Selenium
3 24 (1.67%) Cucumber
4 23 (1.61%) Team Foundation Server
5 21 (1.47%) LoadRunner
6 20 (1.40%) JUnit
6 20 (1.40%) Jenkins
7 19 (1.33%) FitNesse
7 19 (1.33%) Subversion
8 17 (1.19%) Git (software)
9 12 (0.84%) SoapUI
10 11 (0.77%) Rational DOORS
11 10 (0.70%) JMeter
12 9 (0.63%) Visual Studio
12 9 (0.63%) WebDriver
12 9 (0.63%) Axure RP
13 8 (0.56%) Maven
13 8 (0.56%) QuickTest Pro
14 7 (0.49%) RequisitePro
14 7 (0.49%) NeoLoad
General
1 371 (25.89%) Finance
2 148 (10.33%) Retail
3 128 (8.93%) Telecoms
4 54 (3.77%) Banking
5 44 (3.07%) Legal
6 43 (3.00%) Marketing
7 23 (1.61%) Back Office
8 21 (1.47%) Games
9 20 (1.40%) Military
9 20 (1.40%) Financial Institution
10 19 (1.33%) Manufacturing
11 14 (0.98%) Electronics
12 9 (0.63%) Aerospace
13 8 (0.56%) Investment Banking
14 6 (0.42%) Law
14 6 (0.42%) Advertising
15 4 (0.28%) Pharmaceutical
16 3 (0.21%) Publishing
17 2 (0.14%) Billing
18 1 (0.070%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 292 (20.38%) Consultant
2 131 (9.14%) Architect
3 121 (8.44%) Analyst
4 115 (8.03%) Developer
5 96 (6.70%) Project Manager
6 77 (5.37%) Test Consultant
7 69 (4.82%) Test Manager
8 58 (4.05%) DBA
9 57 (3.98%) Tester
10 52 (3.63%) Senior Manager
11 51 (3.56%) Network Engineer
12 45 (3.14%) Oracle DBA
13 43 (3.00%) Security Consultant
14 42 (2.93%) Support Engineer
15 41 (2.86%) Oracle Consultant
16 40 (2.79%) Programme Manager
17 35 (2.44%) Senior Consultant
17 35 (2.44%) Java Developer
18 34 (2.37%) Solutions Architect
19 31 (2.16%) QA Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 76 (5.30%) XML
2 61 (4.26%) .NET
3 54 (3.77%) HTML
4 45 (3.14%) Web Services
4 45 (3.14%) Middleware
5 38 (2.65%) REST
6 36 (2.51%) J2EE
7 32 (2.23%) Spring
8 31 (2.16%) Oracle Fusion
9 28 (1.95%) CSS
9 28 (1.95%) SOAP
10 25 (1.74%) HTML5
11 24 (1.67%) Hibernate
12 20 (1.40%) JSON
13 17 (1.19%) JSP
14 16 (1.12%) XML Messaging
15 13 (0.91%) Web Dynpro
15 13 (0.91%) SAP Business Workflow
15 13 (0.91%) ASP.NET
15 13 (0.91%) SAP Smart Forms
Miscellaneous
1 87 (6.07%) Analytical Skills
2 78 (5.44%) Open Source
3 64 (4.47%) Management Information System
4 57 (3.98%) Computer Science
5 43 (3.00%) Clustering
6 29 (2.02%) CESG
7 26 (1.81%) Replication
8 22 (1.54%) Mobile App
9 21 (1.47%) User Experience
9 21 (1.47%) GIS
10 19 (1.33%) Firmware
10 19 (1.33%) Enterprise Software
10 19 (1.33%) Oracle Exalogic
11 18 (1.26%) Mathematics
12 17 (1.19%) Human Factors
13 16 (1.12%) Video Conferencing
14 14 (0.98%) Blackberry
15 12 (0.84%) Data Integration
16 11 (0.77%) Visualisation
16 11 (0.77%) Statistics
Operating Systems
1 274 (19.12%) Windows
2 180 (12.56%) Linux
3 112 (7.82%) UNIX
4 46 (3.21%) Solaris
5 41 (2.86%) Windows Server 2008
6 38 (2.65%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 38 (2.65%) Windows Server 2003
7 32 (2.23%) Windows 7
8 24 (1.67%) Windows Server 2012
9 18 (1.26%) SUSE
10 17 (1.19%) Windows XP
11 16 (1.12%) CentOS
12 15 (1.05%) Debian
12 15 (1.05%) Ubuntu
13 13 (0.91%) Android
14 10 (0.70%) HPUX
15 7 (0.49%) Windows 2000
16 6 (0.42%) Apple iOS
17 5 (0.35%) Windows 8
18 3 (0.21%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 292 (20.38%) ITIL
2 262 (18.28%) Agile Software Development
3 166 (11.58%) PRINCE2
4 135 (9.42%) Project Management
5 133 (9.28%) Service Management
6 126 (8.79%) Software Testing
7 114 (7.96%) Information Security
8 90 (6.28%) Service Delivery
9 89 (6.21%) Migration
10 84 (5.86%) Test Management
11 80 (5.58%) User Acceptance Testing
12 77 (5.37%) Stakeholder Management
12 77 (5.37%) Scrum
12 77 (5.37%) Change Management
13 72 (5.02%) SOA
14 65 (4.54%) Risk Management
15 64 (4.47%) Security Testing
15 64 (4.47%) Data Migration
16 60 (4.19%) Penetration Testing
17 52 (3.63%) Problem Management
Programming Languages
1 162 (11.30%) Java
2 154 (10.75%) SQL
3 61 (4.26%) C#
4 57 (3.98%) C
5 56 (3.91%) JavaScript
6 48 (3.35%) Perl
7 42 (2.93%) PHP
8 39 (2.72%) Shell Script
9 33 (2.30%) Python
10 30 (2.09%) C++
11 27 (1.88%) Bash Shell
12 24 (1.67%) PowerShell
13 23 (1.61%) ABAP
14 20 (1.40%) PL/SQL
15 17 (1.19%) Bourne shell
15 17 (1.19%) AWK
15 17 (1.19%) Ruby
15 17 (1.19%) sed
16 13 (0.91%) SAPscript
17 12 (0.84%) R
Qualifications
1 784 (54.71%) SC Cleared
2 218 (15.21%) Degree
3 178 (12.42%) DV Cleared
4 74 (5.16%) ISEB
5 68 (4.75%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
6 63 (4.40%) CISSP
7 60 (4.19%) Cisco Certification
8 43 (3.00%) CISM
9 42 (2.93%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
10 37 (2.58%) CTC Cleared
10 37 (2.58%) ISTQB
10 37 (2.58%) CCNP
11 36 (2.51%) Microsoft Certification
11 36 (2.51%) BC Cleared
12 35 (2.44%) PRINCE2 Certification
13 27 (1.88%) CCNA
14 25 (1.74%) CIMA
15 24 (1.67%) ITIL Certification
16 23 (1.61%) CISA
17 20 (1.40%) MCSE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 149 (10.40%) QA
2 82 (5.72%) SLA
3 75 (5.23%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 28 (1.95%) PCI DSS
5 20 (1.40%) JSP 440
6 15 (1.05%) COBIT
7 4 (0.28%) ISO/IEC 20000
8 3 (0.21%) ISO 9001
9 2 (0.14%) Data Quality
10 1 (0.070%) GPG13
10 1 (0.070%) IEC 61508
10 1 (0.070%) DO-178B
10 1 (0.070%) Solvency II
10 1 (0.070%) ISO 9000
10 1 (0.070%) Sarbanes-Oxley
10 1 (0.070%) ISO 14001
System Software
1 86 (6.00%) Active Directory
2 72 (5.02%) VMware Infrastructure
3 41 (2.86%) VMware ESXi
4 37 (2.58%) VMware ESX
5 32 (2.23%) Oracle RAC
6 22 (1.54%) XenApp
7 19 (1.33%) Hyper-V
7 19 (1.33%) vSphere
8 18 (1.26%) Oracle RMAN
9 13 (0.91%) NFS
10 10 (0.70%) Microsoft App-V
11 7 (0.49%) Snort
12 6 (0.42%) VirtualBox
13 4 (0.28%) Microsoft Virtual Server
14 3 (0.21%) vCloud
14 3 (0.21%) XenDesktop
15 2 (0.14%) pfSense
15 2 (0.14%) Terminal Services
15 2 (0.14%) Samba
16 1 (0.070%) Citrix Presentation Server
Systems Management
1 50 (3.49%) HP Quality Center
2 45 (3.14%) Data Guard
3 31 (2.16%) SCCM
4 26 (1.81%) OpenView
5 22 (1.54%) Norton AntiVirus
6 20 (1.40%) SCOM
7 18 (1.26%) Puppet
8 16 (1.12%) NetBackup
8 16 (1.12%) HP SIM
9 12 (0.84%) Tivoli
9 12 (0.84%) Tivoli Storage Manager
10 11 (0.77%) WSUS
11 9 (0.63%) Cisco Prime
12 8 (0.56%) SCOrch
13 6 (0.42%) Vagrant
13 6 (0.42%) SCDPM
14 5 (0.35%) CORE IMPACT
14 5 (0.35%) FortiGate
14 5 (0.35%) Cacti
14 5 (0.35%) Nagios
Vendors
1 206 (14.38%) Oracle
2 165 (11.51%) Microsoft
3 156 (10.89%) HP
4 135 (9.42%) VMware
5 98 (6.84%) Cisco
6 61 (4.26%) SAP
7 58 (4.05%) Citrix
8 57 (3.98%) Red Hat
9 55 (3.84%) Juniper
10 50 (3.49%) IBM
11 49 (3.42%) Fujitsu
12 42 (2.93%) CheckPoint
13 37 (2.58%) F5
14 36 (2.51%) Symantec
15 35 (2.44%) JBoss
16 28 (1.95%) Remedy
17 25 (1.74%) Adobe
18 23 (1.61%) Dell
18 23 (1.61%) NetApp
19 20 (1.40%) BT
City, London
Lawrence Harvey Enterprise
Salary: £55000.00 - £65000.00 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 11 hours ago
London
2Source Talent
Salary: Up to £75,000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
London
DCL Search & Selection
Salary: £47k per year + bonus + package
Posted: Yesterday
South West London
set2recruit
Salary: From £40,000 to £47,000 per annum £40k - £47k + Bonus and Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
London
set2recruit
Salary: Up to £90,000 per annum + Car allowance, bonus and benefits
Posted: Yesterday
London
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: From £35,000 to £65,000 per annum plus outstanding package
Posted: Yesterday
London
Experis Ltd
Posted: Yesterday
London
Lorien Resourcing
Salary: benefits package
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Capita Resourcing - IT Resourcing
Salary: £60000 - £80000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Acumin
Salary: £75,000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
LA International
Salary: £39000 - £47000 per annum + London Weighting + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
London
set2recruit
Salary: + Bonus and Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
London
set2recruit
Salary: + Bonus and Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Lorien Resourcing
Salary: Neg. dependant on exp.
Posted: 2 days ago
London
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: From £70,000 to £100,000 per annum plus an outstanding package
Posted: 2 days ago
West London
Austin Fraser
Salary: £40000 - £60000.00 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Croydon, Surrey
Hays London City Projects
Salary: £500.00 - £700.00 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Lorien Resourcing
Salary: Competitive salary package + Training
Posted: 3 days ago
South West London
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: Circa 60k plus benefits
Posted: 3 days ago