The first table below looks at the demand 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 23 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Qualifications for the London region.

Location
3 months to
23 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Security Clearance
Rank 193 246 235
Rank change year-on-year
+53 -11
Permanent jobs citing Security Cleared 751 511 592
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 1.56% 1.15% 1.14%
As % of the Qualifications category 6.18% 4.58% 4.67%
Number of salaries quoted 490 322 508
Average salary £50,000 £50,000 £50,000
90% offered a salary of more than £34,550 £33,500 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £75,000 £77,500
UK excluding London average salary £46,500 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+9.41% -
Qualifications Category
London
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
12156 11161 12682
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 25.32% 25.21% 24.53%
Number of salaries quoted 9751 9038 11089
Average salary £50,000 £50,000 £50,000
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £75,000 £72,500
UK excluding London average salary £41,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.50% -
Security Cleared
England

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 23 July 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 23 July 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 +74 204 £51,500 +5.64% 47
Canary Wharf +11 8 £52,500 -25.00%
Croydon -6 8 £55,000 +57.14%
Hammersmith -4 4 - -
Greenford - 3 £23,000 - 3
Enfield - 2 - - 1
Wembley - 2 £40,000 -
Kingston Upon Thames -12 1 £27,000 -36.47% 2
Greenwich - 1 £22,000 -
Hayes - 1 - -
Isleworth - 1 - -
Security Cleared
England

Security Cleared
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 23 July 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.

1 852 (57.26%) SC Cleared
2 398 (26.75%) Finance
3 280 (18.82%) ITIL
4 278 (18.68%) Windows
5 214 (14.38%) Linux
6 198 (13.31%) Oracle
7 189 (12.70%) Degree
8 187 (12.57%) Java
9 184 (12.37%) PRINCE2
10 182 (12.23%) SQL
11 178 (11.96%) DV Cleared
12 174 (11.69%) Microsoft
12 174 (11.69%) HP
13 163 (10.95%) Retail
14 155 (10.42%) VMware
15 143 (9.61%) Telecoms
16 141 (9.48%) MS Excel
16 141 (9.48%) UNIX
17 133 (8.94%) Project Management
18 129 (8.67%) QA
19 115 (7.73%) Service Management
20 113 (7.59%) Information Security
21 112 (7.53%) Software Testing
22 111 (7.46%) Agile Software Development
22 111 (7.46%) Firewall
23 96 (6.45%) Cisco
24 94 (6.32%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
25 89 (5.98%) Open Source
26 87 (5.85%) SLA
26 87 (5.85%) Service Delivery

Security Cleared
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 23 July 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 71 (4.77%) Apache
2 70 (4.70%) SharePoint
3 67 (4.50%) WebLogic
4 43 (2.89%) IIS
5 37 (2.49%) Tomcat
6 26 (1.75%) MS Exchange
7 22 (1.48%) Lync
8 19 (1.28%) Confluence
8 19 (1.28%) WebLogic Portal
9 17 (1.14%) SharePoint 2010
10 16 (1.08%) WebSphere
11 15 (1.01%) Apache Pig
12 13 (0.87%) Oracle Service Bus
12 13 (0.87%) WebSphere Application Server
13 11 (0.74%) NetWeaver
13 11 (0.74%) SharePoint 2013
14 10 (0.67%) AquaLogic Service Bus
14 10 (0.67%) WebLogic Integration
14 10 (0.67%) SAS
14 10 (0.67%) WebSphere Process Server
Applications
1 141 (9.48%) MS Excel
2 61 (4.10%) MS Office
3 24 (1.61%) MS Visio
4 19 (1.28%) MS Project
5 18 (1.21%) MS PowerPoint
6 4 (0.27%) InfoPath
7 2 (0.13%) Spreadsheet
7 2 (0.13%) SPSS
7 2 (0.13%) AutoCAD
8 1 (0.067%) OmniGraffle
Business Applications
1 30 (2.02%) Dynamics CRM
2 25 (1.68%) Oracle EBS R12
2 25 (1.68%) Oracle EBS
3 21 (1.41%) Oracle Applications
4 16 (1.08%) JDE OneWorld
5 11 (0.74%) SAP BPC
6 8 (0.54%) Oracle BPM
6 8 (0.54%) AquaLogic BPM
6 8 (0.54%) Oracle ERP
7 7 (0.47%) SAP FI
7 7 (0.47%) SAP FI/CO
7 7 (0.47%) SAP CO
8 5 (0.34%) SAP MM
8 5 (0.34%) Oracle CRM
8 5 (0.34%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
9 4 (0.27%) Oracle Payroll
9 4 (0.27%) SAP SD
9 4 (0.27%) SAP SRM
10 3 (0.20%) Remedy ITSM
10 3 (0.20%) Hyperion Planning
Cloud Services
1 11 (0.74%) Amazon AWS
1 11 (0.74%) SaaS
1 11 (0.74%) Amazon EC2
1 11 (0.74%) Amazon S3
1 11 (0.74%) Amazon EMR
2 10 (0.67%) IaaS
3 8 (0.54%) PaaS
4 7 (0.47%) Office 365
5 5 (0.34%) Basecamp
6 2 (0.13%) Microsoft Azure
6 2 (0.13%) Google Apps
6 2 (0.13%) Taleo
6 2 (0.13%) IBM SmartCloud
7 1 (0.067%) SuccessFactors
Communications & Networking
1 111 (7.46%) Firewall
2 62 (4.17%) SAN
3 59 (3.97%) TCP/IP
4 57 (3.83%) Wireless
5 56 (3.76%) DNS
5 56 (3.76%) HTTP
6 55 (3.70%) LAN
7 53 (3.56%) WAN
8 49 (3.29%) VPN
9 43 (2.89%) Network Security
10 40 (2.69%) NAS
10 40 (2.69%) DHCP
11 35 (2.35%) Internet
12 21 (1.41%) IPsec
13 18 (1.21%) Cisco ASA
14 16 (1.08%) LDAP
15 15 (1.01%) Wireless Security
15 15 (1.01%) Wi-Fi
16 14 (0.94%) SSL
17 13 (0.87%) Ethernet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 69 (4.64%) SQL Server
2 58 (3.90%) Oracle Database
3 46 (3.09%) NoSQL
4 38 (2.55%) MySQL
5 30 (2.02%) Oracle Database 11g
6 29 (1.95%) MongoDB
7 25 (1.68%) PostgreSQL
8 24 (1.61%) Big Data
9 23 (1.55%) Data Warehouse
10 22 (1.48%) Hadoop
11 19 (1.28%) SQL Server Integration Services
12 15 (1.01%) Apache Hive
12 15 (1.01%) Impala
12 15 (1.01%) Mahout
13 14 (0.94%) SQL Server 2008
14 12 (0.81%) Oracle BI EE
14 12 (0.81%) OLAP
14 12 (0.81%) Relational Database
15 11 (0.74%) Data Mining
15 11 (0.74%) Oracle Database 10g
Development Applications
1 47 (3.16%) Selenium
2 42 (2.82%) JIRA
2 42 (2.82%) LoadRunner
3 27 (1.81%) JUnit
4 26 (1.75%) Subversion
4 26 (1.75%) Git (software)
5 25 (1.68%) Jenkins
6 22 (1.48%) Team Foundation Server
7 20 (1.34%) FitNesse
8 19 (1.28%) Maven
9 17 (1.14%) NeoLoad
10 15 (1.01%) Visual Studio
11 14 (0.94%) Cucumber
12 12 (0.81%) SoapUI
13 10 (0.67%) Yeoman
13 10 (0.67%) QuickTest Pro
13 10 (0.67%) Bugzilla
14 9 (0.60%) Hudson
15 7 (0.47%) Metasploit
15 7 (0.47%) JMeter
General
1 398 (26.75%) Finance
2 163 (10.95%) Retail
3 143 (9.61%) Telecoms
4 53 (3.56%) Legal
5 50 (3.36%) Banking
6 43 (2.89%) Marketing
7 35 (2.35%) Back Office
8 18 (1.21%) Games
9 17 (1.14%) Financial Institution
10 13 (0.87%) Electronics
10 13 (0.87%) Manufacturing
11 12 (0.81%) Military
12 9 (0.60%) Investment Banking
12 9 (0.60%) Advertising
13 7 (0.47%) Law
14 4 (0.27%) French Language
15 3 (0.20%) Aerospace
16 2 (0.13%) Retail Banking
16 2 (0.13%) Billing
17 1 (0.067%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 259 (17.41%) Consultant
2 145 (9.74%) Architect
3 131 (8.80%) Analyst
4 129 (8.67%) Developer
5 126 (8.47%) Project Manager
6 73 (4.91%) Test Consultant
7 70 (4.70%) Test Manager
8 65 (4.37%) Tester
9 52 (3.49%) Security Consultant
10 51 (3.43%) Senior Manager
11 50 (3.36%) DBA
12 44 (2.96%) Java Developer
13 39 (2.62%) Support Engineer
13 39 (2.62%) Programme Manager
13 39 (2.62%) Senior Consultant
13 39 (2.62%) Network Engineer
14 36 (2.42%) Solutions Architect
15 33 (2.22%) Oracle DBA
16 31 (2.08%) QA Manager
16 31 (2.08%) Technical Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 84 (5.65%) XML
2 59 (3.97%) .NET
3 55 (3.70%) HTML
4 54 (3.63%) Middleware
5 50 (3.36%) Spring
6 46 (3.09%) Web Services
7 43 (2.89%) REST
8 37 (2.49%) J2EE
9 30 (2.02%) HTML5
10 29 (1.95%) Hibernate
11 27 (1.81%) SOAP
12 26 (1.75%) Oracle Fusion
13 21 (1.41%) JSON
13 21 (1.41%) CSS
14 16 (1.08%) JSF
14 16 (1.08%) XML Messaging
15 15 (1.01%) Java EE
16 14 (0.94%) AngularJS
17 13 (0.87%) Apache Camel
18 12 (0.81%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 89 (5.98%) Open Source
2 50 (3.36%) Clustering
3 49 (3.29%) Management Information System
4 37 (2.49%) Computer Science
5 35 (2.35%) CESG
6 26 (1.75%) Replication
7 24 (1.61%) Mathematics
8 18 (1.21%) Human Factors
9 17 (1.14%) Firmware
10 16 (1.08%) Video Conferencing
10 16 (1.08%) Mobile App
11 15 (1.01%) Enterprise Software
12 14 (0.94%) Visualisation
13 13 (0.87%) CESG CLAS
14 12 (0.81%) Blackberry
15 11 (0.74%) Data Integration
15 11 (0.74%) Statistics
16 9 (0.60%) Oracle Exalogic
17 8 (0.54%) PMI
18 7 (0.47%) Client/Server
Operating Systems
1 278 (18.68%) Windows
2 214 (14.38%) Linux
3 141 (9.48%) UNIX
4 69 (4.64%) Solaris
5 49 (3.29%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 35 (2.35%) Windows Server 2003
7 30 (2.02%) Windows 7
7 30 (2.02%) Windows Server 2008
8 23 (1.55%) HPUX
9 21 (1.41%) Windows XP
9 21 (1.41%) Debian
10 15 (1.01%) Ubuntu
11 14 (0.94%) SUSE
11 14 (0.94%) Windows 2000
12 13 (0.87%) CentOS
13 12 (0.81%) Windows Server 2012
14 10 (0.67%) Android
15 5 (0.34%) Apple iOS
16 4 (0.27%) Windows 8
16 4 (0.27%) AIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 280 (18.82%) ITIL
2 184 (12.37%) PRINCE2
3 133 (8.94%) Project Management
4 115 (7.73%) Service Management
5 113 (7.59%) Information Security
6 112 (7.53%) Software Testing
7 111 (7.46%) Agile Software Development
8 87 (5.85%) Service Delivery
9 85 (5.71%) Scrum
10 84 (5.65%) Stakeholder Management
11 83 (5.58%) User Acceptance Testing
12 81 (5.44%) Change Management
13 73 (4.91%) Test Management
14 66 (4.44%) Migration
14 66 (4.44%) Risk Management
15 58 (3.90%) Penetration Testing
16 57 (3.83%) Software Engineering
16 57 (3.83%) Analytics
17 56 (3.76%) Performance Testing
18 55 (3.70%) Supplier Management
Programming Languages
1 187 (12.57%) Java
2 182 (12.23%) SQL
3 77 (5.17%) C#
4 55 (3.70%) JavaScript
5 51 (3.43%) Perl
6 48 (3.23%) Shell Script
7 46 (3.09%) Python
8 45 (3.02%) C
9 40 (2.69%) Bash Shell
10 37 (2.49%) C++
11 32 (2.15%) PHP
12 22 (1.48%) Clojure
13 19 (1.28%) ABAP
14 18 (1.21%) PowerShell
14 18 (1.21%) R
15 16 (1.08%) PL/SQL
16 15 (1.01%) VBA
17 14 (0.94%) Groovy
18 13 (0.87%) Bourne shell
18 13 (0.87%) AWK
Qualifications
1 852 (57.26%) SC Cleared
2 189 (12.70%) Degree
3 178 (11.96%) DV Cleared
4 94 (6.32%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
5 77 (5.17%) CISSP
6 74 (4.97%) ISEB
7 55 (3.70%) Cisco Certification
8 54 (3.63%) CISM
9 35 (2.35%) CCNP
9 35 (2.35%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
10 34 (2.28%) CTC Cleared
10 34 (2.28%) ISTQB
11 32 (2.15%) BC Cleared
12 31 (2.08%) Microsoft Certification
13 30 (2.02%) CISA
14 26 (1.75%) PRINCE2 Certification
14 26 (1.75%) CIMA
15 23 (1.55%) CCNA
16 21 (1.41%) ITIL Certification
17 18 (1.21%) CIPD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 129 (8.67%) QA
2 87 (5.85%) SLA
3 76 (5.11%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 25 (1.68%) PCI DSS
5 12 (0.81%) COBIT
6 4 (0.27%) ISO/IEC 20000
7 2 (0.13%) Data Quality
7 2 (0.13%) ISO 14001
7 2 (0.13%) JSP 440
8 1 (0.067%) CESG Infosec
8 1 (0.067%) Sarbanes-Oxley
8 1 (0.067%) IEC 61508
8 1 (0.067%) DO-178B
System Software
1 77 (5.17%) VMware Infrastructure
2 72 (4.84%) Active Directory
3 54 (3.63%) VMware ESX
4 40 (2.69%) VMware ESXi
5 33 (2.22%) XenApp
6 22 (1.48%) vSphere
6 22 (1.48%) Oracle RAC
7 19 (1.28%) Hyper-V
8 16 (1.08%) Oracle RMAN
9 15 (1.01%) NFS
10 11 (0.74%) Microsoft App-V
11 7 (0.47%) Snort
12 6 (0.40%) Postfix
12 6 (0.40%) Sendmail
12 6 (0.40%) VirtualBox
13 5 (0.34%) vCloud
14 4 (0.27%) Microsoft Virtual Server
14 4 (0.27%) Citrix Presentation Server
14 4 (0.27%) ProxySG
15 3 (0.20%) Terminal Services
Systems Management
1 39 (2.62%) HP Quality Center
2 31 (2.08%) Data Guard
3 30 (2.02%) SCCM
4 28 (1.88%) NetBackup
4 28 (1.88%) Tivoli
5 26 (1.75%) Tivoli Storage Manager
6 24 (1.61%) OpenView
7 23 (1.55%) Norton AntiVirus
8 20 (1.34%) Puppet
9 14 (0.94%) HP SIM
10 11 (0.74%) WSUS
10 11 (0.74%) SCOM
11 8 (0.54%) FortiGate
12 7 (0.47%) CORE IMPACT
12 7 (0.47%) Nessus
13 6 (0.40%) Vagrant
13 6 (0.40%) Cisco Prime
14 5 (0.34%) SCDPM
15 3 (0.20%) Forefront Identity Manager
15 3 (0.20%) SCVMM
Vendors
1 198 (13.31%) Oracle
2 174 (11.69%) Microsoft
2 174 (11.69%) HP
3 155 (10.42%) VMware
4 96 (6.45%) Cisco
5 81 (5.44%) Citrix
6 74 (4.97%) Red Hat
7 63 (4.23%) IBM
8 52 (3.49%) Juniper
8 52 (3.49%) Fujitsu
9 49 (3.29%) SAP
9 49 (3.29%) JBoss
10 47 (3.16%) Symantec
11 46 (3.09%) CheckPoint
12 34 (2.28%) F5
13 27 (1.81%) Intel
13 27 (1.81%) BT
14 25 (1.68%) NetApp
15 20 (1.34%) Veritas
15 20 (1.34%) Dell
London
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: From £35,000 to £70,000 per annum plus outstanding package
Posted: 6 hours ago
London
Informatiq Consulting
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + Bupa + Pension
Posted: 6 hours ago
London
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: From £35,000 to £85,000 per annum plus outstanding package
Posted: 6 hours ago
City, London
Connectus
Salary: £45000 - £68000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 22 hours ago
City, London
LA International
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 23 hours ago
London
DCL Search & Selection
Salary: £25k - 28k per year + Benefits
Posted: 23 hours ago
London
CGI
Salary: £60000 - £75000 per annum + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
London
Hofmann Recruitment
Salary: From £60,000 to £80,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
North London
Executive Recruitment Services (ERS)
Salary: £25000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
North West London
Executive Recruitment Services (ERS)
Salary: £40000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
North West London
Executive Recruitment Services (ERS)
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
North London
Executive Recruitment Services (ERS)
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
London
Access Computer Consulting Plc
Posted: Yesterday
West London
Experis Ltd
Salary: £28000.00 - £32000.00 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Enfield, Middlesex
Connectus
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Sanderson
Salary: £45000 - £70000 per annum + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Sanderson
Salary: £50000 - £80000 per annum + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
London
Experis Ltd
Salary: £55000 - £60000 per annum + car fund + flexible benefits
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Apollo Solutions
Salary: £40000 - £55000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
London
ComputaCenter
Salary: Competitive
Posted: Yesterday