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 20 February 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
20 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Security Clearance
England / London
Rank 273 201 163
Rank change year-on-year
-72 -38
Permanent jobs citing Security Cleared 376 676 837
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 1.11% 1.67% 2.00%
As % of the Qualifications category 4.71% 6.42% 7.77%
Number of salaries quoted 262 530 688
Median salary £55,000 £56,000 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-1.78% +1.81%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £40,000 £38,000
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £85,000 £72,500
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £46,500
% change year-on-year
- -3.22%

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
7976 10536 10773
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 23.57% 25.97% 25.80%
Number of salaries quoted 6471 8822 8780
Median salary £57,500 £55,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+4.54% +10.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £32,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £85,000 £73,500 £80,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,500

Security Cleared
Jobs Demand Trend in London

The demand trend of job ads across the London region citing Security Cleared as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in 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 20 February 2017.

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 median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Security Cleared within the London region over the 3 months to 20 February 2017. 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 Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
City of London +1 37 £45,000 -14.28% 24
Lewisham - 11 £22,500 -
Croydon +5 7 £57,604 +249.11% 4
Hammersmith -1 7 £45,000 -14.28% 1
Feltham +7 2 £40,000 -23.80%
Greenford -2 2 £57,500 +15.00%
Canary Wharf -10 2 £70,000 +7.69%
Hounslow - 2 £49,375 -
Westminster -5 1 - -
Chiswick - 1 £70,000 -
Surbiton - 1 £46,000 - 5
Security Cleared
England

Security Cleared
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 20 February 2017, IT jobs citing Security Cleared also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the London region with a requirement for Security Cleared.

1 467 (52.77%) SC Cleared
2 258 (29.15%) DV Cleared
3 226 (25.54%) Agile Software Development
4 197 (22.26%) Java
5 157 (17.74%) Linux
6 155 (17.51%) Degree
7 152 (17.18%) Windows
8 145 (16.38%) Information Security
9 142 (16.05%) ITIL
10 139 (15.71%) Microsoft
11 128 (14.46%) Cybersecurity
12 125 (14.12%) C
13 124 (14.01%) Firewall
14 114 (12.88%) Finance
14 114 (12.88%) Open Source
15 109 (12.32%) Web Services
16 106 (11.98%) CISSP
17 99 (11.19%) Scrum
18 95 (10.73%) CISM
19 93 (10.51%) Cisco
20 91 (10.28%) Active Directory
21 89 (10.06%) Cisco Certification
22 88 (9.94%) VMware
23 86 (9.72%) SQL
24 85 (9.60%) Continuous Integration
25 84 (9.49%) DevOps
26 83 (9.38%) JavaScript
27 80 (9.04%) HTML
28 79 (8.93%) MS Excel
29 74 (8.36%) Project Management

Security Cleared
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 46 (5.20%) WebLogic
2 43 (4.86%) SharePoint
3 39 (4.41%) Apache
3 39 (4.41%) JBoss
4 37 (4.18%) Tomcat
5 33 (3.73%) WebSphere
6 18 (2.03%) ArcGIS
6 18 (2.03%) Elasticsearch
7 14 (1.58%) Alfresco
7 14 (1.58%) Confluence
7 14 (1.58%) WebSphere Application Server
8 12 (1.36%) IIS
9 11 (1.24%) Apache Spark
9 11 (1.24%) SharePoint 2010
9 11 (1.24%) SharePoint 2013
10 10 (1.13%) Skype for Business
10 10 (1.13%) WebSphere Portal
11 8 (0.90%) Apache Pig
12 7 (0.79%) Apache ServiceMix
12 7 (0.79%) CMS
Applications
1 79 (8.93%) MS Excel
2 47 (5.31%) MS Office
3 17 (1.92%) MS PowerPoint
3 17 (1.92%) MS Project
4 10 (1.13%) Photoshop
5 8 (0.90%) MS Visio
6 5 (0.56%) OmniGraffle
6 5 (0.56%) Spreadsheet
7 1 (0.11%) Acrobat
7 1 (0.11%) AutoCAD
7 1 (0.11%) Windchill
Business Applications
1 11 (1.24%) Remedy ITSM
2 8 (0.90%) Dynamics CRM
2 8 (0.90%) Oracle BPM
3 3 (0.34%) SAP Oil and Gas
4 2 (0.23%) Dynamics AX
4 2 (0.23%) Remedy AR System
4 2 (0.23%) SAP FI
4 2 (0.23%) SAP HCM
4 2 (0.23%) SAP HR
4 2 (0.23%) SAP Payroll
4 2 (0.23%) SAP PM
4 2 (0.23%) SAP QM
5 1 (0.11%) Oracle Applications
5 1 (0.11%) Oracle EBS
5 1 (0.11%) Oracle EBS R12
5 1 (0.11%) Oracle ERP
5 1 (0.11%) Temenos T24
5 1 (0.11%) Unit4 Business World
Cloud Services
1 72 (8.14%) Amazon AWS
2 56 (6.33%) Microsoft Azure
3 22 (2.49%) Office 365
4 17 (1.92%) PaaS
5 15 (1.69%) Cloud Computing
6 14 (1.58%) Google Cloud Platform
7 13 (1.47%) SaaS
8 9 (1.02%) Amazon S3
9 8 (0.90%) Amazon EC2
10 6 (0.68%) Virtual Private Cloud
11 4 (0.45%) GitHub
11 4 (0.45%) Google Analytics
11 4 (0.45%) IaaS
12 3 (0.34%) AWS CloudFormation
13 2 (0.23%) SuccessFactors
14 1 (0.11%) Boomi
14 1 (0.11%) Google Tag Manager
14 1 (0.11%) iPaaS
Communications & Networking
1 124 (14.01%) Firewall
2 55 (6.21%) LAN
3 42 (4.75%) DNS
3 42 (4.75%) Network Security
3 42 (4.75%) VPN
4 39 (4.41%) WAN
5 34 (3.84%) Wireless
6 29 (3.28%) TCP/IP
7 28 (3.16%) HTTP
8 23 (2.60%) Cisco ASA
9 21 (2.37%) SSL
10 20 (2.26%) Internet
10 20 (2.26%) Intrusion Detection
10 20 (2.26%) IPsec
11 17 (1.92%) DHCP
11 17 (1.92%) Intranet
12 13 (1.47%) BGP
12 13 (1.47%) EIGRP
12 13 (1.47%) IMAP
12 13 (1.47%) LDAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 63 (7.12%) SQL Server
2 41 (4.63%) Big Data
3 35 (3.95%) NoSQL
4 32 (3.62%) GIS
5 30 (3.39%) Oracle Database
6 24 (2.71%) Hadoop
7 21 (2.37%) Oracle Database 11g
8 17 (1.92%) MySQL
8 17 (1.92%) Relational Database
9 16 (1.81%) Oracle Database 10g
10 14 (1.58%) Apache Cassandra
11 13 (1.47%) MongoDB
12 11 (1.24%) Neo4j
13 9 (1.02%) Blockchain
14 8 (0.90%) Apache Hive
14 8 (0.90%) SQL Server Reporting Services
15 7 (0.79%) SQL Server Integration Services
16 6 (0.68%) EDRMS
17 5 (0.56%) PostgreSQL
18 4 (0.45%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 69 (7.80%) Selenium
2 59 (6.67%) Jenkins
3 41 (4.63%) Cucumber
4 38 (4.29%) Git (software)
5 35 (3.95%) Maven
6 34 (3.84%) JIRA
7 33 (3.73%) JUnit
8 21 (2.37%) Artifactory
9 20 (2.26%) Atlassian Bamboo
9 20 (2.26%) Eclipse
10 19 (2.15%) LoadRunner
11 14 (1.58%) ClearCase
11 14 (1.58%) Subversion
12 12 (1.36%) TestNG
13 11 (1.24%) IntelliJ
14 9 (1.02%) TeamCity
15 8 (0.90%) JBehave
15 8 (0.90%) Oracle Forms
16 7 (0.79%) Axure RP
17 6 (0.68%) Metasploit
General
1 114 (12.88%) Finance
2 36 (4.07%) Marketing
3 32 (3.62%) Telecoms
4 20 (2.26%) Manufacturing
5 19 (2.15%) Retail
6 16 (1.81%) Legal
7 12 (1.36%) Military
8 10 (1.13%) Electronics
9 9 (1.02%) Back Office
9 9 (1.02%) Banking
10 8 (0.90%) Billing
11 7 (0.79%) Advertising
12 6 (0.68%) Law
13 5 (0.56%) Aerospace
13 5 (0.56%) Pharmaceutical
14 4 (0.45%) Publishing
15 3 (0.34%) Local Government
15 3 (0.34%) Multimedia
16 1 (0.11%) French Language
16 1 (0.11%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 95 (10.73%) Developer
2 91 (10.28%) Analyst
3 74 (8.36%) Consultant
4 70 (7.91%) Architect
4 70 (7.91%) Java Developer
5 65 (7.34%) Security Manager
6 42 (4.75%) Systems Engineer
7 38 (4.29%) Support Engineer
8 37 (4.18%) DevOps Engineer
9 36 (4.07%) Administrator
10 35 (3.95%) Network Engineer
10 35 (3.95%) Senior Manager
11 33 (3.73%) Tester
12 31 (3.50%) Software Engineer
13 30 (3.39%) Cybersecurity Manager
14 28 (3.16%) Business Analyst
15 27 (3.05%) Integration Engineer
15 27 (3.05%) Security Consultant
16 24 (2.71%) Penetration Tester
17 23 (2.60%) Senior Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 109 (12.32%) Web Services
2 80 (9.04%) HTML
3 55 (6.21%) CSS
4 52 (5.88%) Spring
5 44 (4.97%) .NET
5 44 (4.97%) AngularJS
6 39 (4.41%) JSON
7 36 (4.07%) XML
8 35 (3.95%) REST
9 33 (3.73%) J2EE
10 30 (3.39%) Java EE
11 27 (3.05%) RESTful
12 26 (2.94%) jQuery
13 24 (2.71%) HTML5
14 22 (2.49%) Gherkin
15 19 (2.15%) Hibernate
16 18 (2.03%) Spring Integration
16 18 (2.03%) Spring Security
16 18 (2.03%) XHTML
17 16 (1.81%) Node.js
Miscellaneous
1 70 (7.91%) Analytical Skills
2 44 (4.97%) Management Information System
3 37 (4.18%) Computer Science
4 27 (3.05%) User Experience
5 15 (1.69%) Blackberry
5 15 (1.69%) Cyber Attack
6 14 (1.58%) CESG
6 14 (1.58%) Data Centre
6 14 (1.58%) iPhone
7 13 (1.47%) Clustering
8 12 (1.36%) Cyberthreat
8 12 (1.36%) Driving Licence
9 10 (1.13%) Blog
9 10 (1.13%) Cyber Defence
9 10 (1.13%) Cybercrime
9 10 (1.13%) Mobile App
10 7 (0.79%) Hybrid Cloud
10 7 (0.79%) iPad
10 7 (0.79%) Public Cloud
11 6 (0.68%) Private Cloud
Operating Systems
1 157 (17.74%) Linux
2 152 (17.18%) Windows
3 64 (7.23%) Windows Server
4 60 (6.78%) Windows Server 2008
5 45 (5.08%) Unix
6 44 (4.97%) Windows 7
7 43 (4.86%) Windows Server 2012
8 16 (1.81%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 16 (1.81%) Windows 10
9 15 (1.69%) Solaris
10 14 (1.58%) Android
10 14 (1.58%) Windows 8
11 7 (0.79%) Debian
11 7 (0.79%) Ubuntu
12 5 (0.56%) CentOS
12 5 (0.56%) Windows XP
13 4 (0.45%) AIX
13 4 (0.45%) Windows Server 2003
14 2 (0.23%) Data ONTAP
15 1 (0.11%) Kali Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 226 (25.54%) Agile Software Development
2 145 (16.38%) Information Security
3 142 (16.05%) ITIL
4 128 (14.46%) Cybersecurity
5 114 (12.88%) Open Source
6 99 (11.19%) Scrum
7 85 (9.60%) Continuous Integration
8 84 (9.49%) DevOps
9 74 (8.36%) Project Management
10 67 (7.57%) Mentoring
11 64 (7.23%) Configuration Management
12 63 (7.12%) Stakeholder Management
13 58 (6.55%) Risk Management
13 58 (6.55%) Software Engineering
14 54 (6.10%) Business Development
15 53 (5.99%) Infrastructure Management
16 51 (5.76%) Presales
16 51 (5.76%) Service Delivery
17 46 (5.20%) Penetration Testing
18 42 (4.75%) Incident Management
Programming Languages
1 197 (22.26%) Java
2 125 (14.12%) C
3 86 (9.72%) SQL
4 83 (9.38%) JavaScript
5 69 (7.80%) C#
6 55 (6.21%) C++
7 41 (4.63%) Python
7 41 (4.63%) Ruby
8 32 (3.62%) Scala
9 28 (3.16%) PHP
10 27 (3.05%) Groovy
11 24 (2.71%) Bash Shell
12 20 (2.26%) Shell Script
13 19 (2.15%) Clojure
14 14 (1.58%) PL/SQL
15 13 (1.47%) PowerShell
16 12 (1.36%) Perl
17 11 (1.24%) VB.NET
18 7 (0.79%) Objective-C
19 2 (0.23%) VB
Qualifications
1 467 (52.77%) SC Cleared
2 258 (29.15%) DV Cleared
3 155 (17.51%) Degree
4 106 (11.98%) CISSP
5 95 (10.73%) CISM
6 89 (10.06%) Cisco Certification
7 49 (5.54%) CESG Certified Professional
7 49 (5.54%) ISTQB
8 46 (5.20%) CCNP
9 45 (5.08%) ISEB
10 43 (4.86%) CCNA
11 42 (4.75%) Microsoft Certification
12 34 (3.84%) CREST Certified
13 32 (3.62%) SANS
14 28 (3.16%) CHECK Team Leader
15 26 (2.94%) CISA
15 26 (2.94%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
16 25 (2.82%) ITIL Certification
17 22 (2.49%) JNCIA
18 20 (2.26%) CCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 54 (6.10%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 33 (3.73%) SLA
3 29 (3.28%) QA
4 19 (2.15%) PCI DSS
5 15 (1.69%) HMG Security Policy Framework
6 9 (1.02%) GCP
7 8 (0.90%) JSP 440
8 7 (0.79%) COBIT
9 4 (0.45%) ISO27002
10 3 (0.34%) ISO 9001
10 3 (0.34%) ISO22301
11 2 (0.23%) GPG13
11 2 (0.23%) RMADS
12 1 (0.11%) Data Quality
12 1 (0.11%) GDPR
12 1 (0.11%) PA-DSS
System Software
1 91 (10.28%) Active Directory
2 72 (8.14%) VMware Infrastructure
3 32 (3.62%) Hyper-V
4 26 (2.94%) Docker
5 15 (1.69%) VMware Workstation
6 14 (1.58%) vSphere
7 13 (1.47%) Terminal Services
8 10 (1.13%) XenApp
9 9 (1.02%) Forefront TMG
10 6 (0.68%) Dovecot
11 5 (0.56%) ProxySG
11 5 (0.56%) VMware ESXi
12 3 (0.34%) Firmware
12 3 (0.34%) ISA Server
12 3 (0.34%) Microsoft App-V
12 3 (0.34%) NFS
13 2 (0.23%) EMC RecoverPoint
13 2 (0.23%) vCloud
13 2 (0.23%) Virtual Machines
13 2 (0.23%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 45 (5.08%) Puppet
2 42 (4.75%) Ansible
3 35 (3.95%) SCCM
4 29 (3.28%) Opscode Chef
5 13 (1.47%) SCOM
6 12 (1.36%) Nessus
7 10 (1.13%) logstash
7 10 (1.13%) WSUS
8 9 (1.02%) Cisco CUCM
8 9 (1.02%) Cisco UCCX
8 9 (1.02%) Forefront Identity Manager
8 9 (1.02%) Microsoft Clustering
8 9 (1.02%) MOM
9 8 (0.90%) CA Spectrum
9 8 (0.90%) NetBackup
10 7 (0.79%) SCOrch
11 5 (0.56%) Cisco Prime
11 5 (0.56%) Kibana
11 5 (0.56%) ZABBIX
12 4 (0.45%) Oracle RMAN
Vendors
1 139 (15.71%) Microsoft
2 93 (10.51%) Cisco
3 88 (9.94%) VMware
4 72 (8.14%) Oracle
5 39 (4.41%) Juniper
6 24 (2.71%) Citrix
7 22 (2.49%) F5
7 22 (2.49%) HP
8 21 (2.37%) Red Hat
8 21 (2.37%) ServiceNow
9 19 (2.15%) Intel Security
10 18 (2.03%) CheckPoint
11 17 (1.92%) Google
12 16 (1.81%) EMC
12 16 (1.81%) ESRI
12 16 (1.81%) NetApp
12 16 (1.81%) SAP
13 15 (1.69%) Remedy
14 14 (1.58%) Lumension
15 12 (1.36%) CA
London
Leidos
Posted: 11 hours ago
London
Leidos
Posted: 11 hours ago
London
Leidos
Posted: 9 hours ago
South West London
Cyber Team
Salary: From £50,000 to £70,000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 5 hours ago
City, London
Ashdown IT
Salary: £35000 per annum
Posted: 8 hours ago
London
Ascend Consulting
Salary: From £30,000 to £60,000 per annum
Posted: 6 hours ago
Surbiton, Surrey
Informatiq Consulting
Salary: £42000 - £55000 per annum + BUPA + Pension
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Leidos
Salary: £30000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Kingston Upon Thames, Surrey
Informatiq Consulting
Salary: £47000 - £55000 per annum + Pension + Bupa
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £75,000 - £95,000 + a lucrative package
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 50,000-70,000 (Depending on skill set of candidate)
Posted: 6 days ago
City, London
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £90,000 - £100,000 + Excellent Package
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Nigel Frank International Ltd
Posted: 3 days ago
London
AAP3
Salary: £1 per annum + £ on asking
Posted: 5 days ago
London
ReThink Recruitment
Salary: £40000.00 - £55000.00 per annum + Pension, Bonus , training
Posted: 6 days ago
City, London
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: Up to £35k - £60k plus competitive package
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
LA International
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Surbiton, Surrey
Informatiq Consulting
Salary: £48000 - £55000 per annum + Medical and Pension
Posted: 2 days ago
East London
360 Resourcing Solutions
Salary: £45,000 - £55,000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
London
DCL Search & Selection
Salary: £65000 - £70000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
City, London
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £80,000 - £90,000 + Package + Work from home options
Posted: 4 days ago
West London
Energon People
Salary: £40000.00 - £55000 per annum + BONUS + BENEFITS
Posted: 6 days ago
City, London
Sanderson
Salary: £30000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
London
Client Server
Salary: £45k to £60k + benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £40,000-60,000k base and excellent package
Posted: 6 days ago
South East London
Experis Ltd
Salary: £17000.00 - £18000.00 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
South West London
KEYRESOURCE
Salary: £45000 - £65000 per annum, Benefits pension, healthcare + much more
Posted: 5 days ago
City, London
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £90,000 - £100,000 + Excellent Package
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Leidos
Posted: 10 days ago
London
ReThink Recruitment
Salary: £75000 - £100000.00 per annum + Paid Training, Bonus, Pension
Posted: 5 days ago