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 28 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
28 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Security Clearance
Rank 185 172 232
Rank change year-on-year
-13 +60
Permanent jobs citing Security Cleared 730 852 715
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 1.78% 1.94% 1.46%
As % of the Qualifications category 7.13% 7.48% 5.64%
Number of salaries quoted 454 659 517
Median salary £57,500 £55,000 £53,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+4.54% +2.80%
90% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £40,000 £36,050
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £75,000 £75,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
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
10243 11385 12676
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 25.00% 25.93% 25.87%
Number of salaries quoted 8535 9316 10302
Median salary £55,000 £52,500 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+4.76% +5.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,986 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £75,000 £75,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

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 28 May 2016.

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 28 May 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
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 -56 61 £50,000 - 33
Southwark - 10 - -
Greenford - 8 £50,000 -
Feltham -4 5 - -
Hammersmith +6 4 £52,500 +5.00%
Wimbledon - 4 £37,000 -
Kingston Upon Thames - 4 £35,000 - 4
Uxbridge +5 3 - -
Croydon - 2 £16,500 - 2
Northwood - 2 £54,250 -
Wembley - 1 £65,000 -
Ealing - 1 £32,500 -
Security Cleared
England

Security Cleared
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 28 May 2016, 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.

1 780 (55.05%) SC Cleared
2 371 (26.18%) DV Cleared
3 315 (22.23%) Agile Software Development
4 293 (20.68%) Windows
5 268 (18.91%) Finance
6 267 (18.84%) Java
7 260 (18.35%) Degree
8 247 (17.43%) Linux
9 237 (16.73%) Cybersecurity
10 233 (16.44%) Oracle
11 217 (15.31%) C
12 200 (14.11%) Information Security
13 191 (13.48%) ITIL
14 175 (12.35%) SQL
15 174 (12.28%) Firewall
16 170 (12.00%) Microsoft
17 166 (11.71%) Project Management
18 146 (10.30%) Cisco
19 144 (10.16%) Active Directory
20 138 (9.74%) Open Source
21 137 (9.67%) VMware
22 136 (9.60%) CISSP
22 136 (9.60%) .NET
22 136 (9.60%) Mentoring
23 132 (9.32%) Analytical Skills
24 130 (9.17%) Unix
25 127 (8.96%) Configuration Management
26 123 (8.68%) Python
26 123 (8.68%) MS Excel
26 123 (8.68%) Network Security

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 57 (4.02%) WebLogic
2 40 (2.82%) SAS
3 39 (2.75%) SharePoint
4 35 (2.47%) Apache
4 35 (2.47%) JBoss
5 27 (1.91%) Tomcat
6 19 (1.34%) Apache Pig
6 19 (1.34%) Elasticsearch
7 18 (1.27%) Skype for Business
8 17 (1.20%) Node.js
9 16 (1.13%) Apache Spark
10 14 (0.99%) Oracle Application Server
11 13 (0.92%) IIS
11 13 (0.92%) Oracle Spatial
11 13 (0.92%) WebSphere
12 12 (0.85%) Confluence
13 10 (0.71%) MS Exchange
14 8 (0.56%) Apache Solr
15 7 (0.49%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
16 6 (0.42%) Documentum
Applications
1 123 (8.68%) MS Excel
2 44 (3.11%) MS Office
3 16 (1.13%) MS Project
4 15 (1.06%) MS Visio
5 11 (0.78%) Mingle
6 9 (0.64%) OmniGraffle
7 8 (0.56%) SPSS
8 7 (0.49%) MS PowerPoint
9 5 (0.35%) Spreadsheet
10 3 (0.21%) GNU Octave
11 2 (0.14%) AutoCAD
12 1 (0.071%) Adobe Illustrator
12 1 (0.071%) InfoPath
12 1 (0.071%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 15 (1.06%) Oracle EBS
2 11 (0.78%) Dynamics CRM
3 7 (0.49%) Oracle Assets
3 7 (0.49%) Oracle Cash Management
3 7 (0.49%) Oracle EBS R12
3 7 (0.49%) Oracle E-Business Tax
3 7 (0.49%) Oracle Financials
3 7 (0.49%) Oracle General Ledger
3 7 (0.49%) Oracle Payables
3 7 (0.49%) Oracle Receivables
3 7 (0.49%) Oracle Subledger Accounting
4 5 (0.35%) SAP ERP
4 5 (0.35%) SAP Oil and Gas
4 5 (0.35%) StreamServe
5 3 (0.21%) Remedy ITSM
5 3 (0.21%) SAP FI
6 2 (0.14%) SAP BPC
7 1 (0.071%) Oracle Applications
7 1 (0.071%) Oracle BPM
7 1 (0.071%) Oracle ERP
Cloud Services
1 75 (5.29%) Amazon AWS
2 43 (3.03%) Microsoft Azure
3 16 (1.13%) SaaS
4 13 (0.92%) Cloud Computing
4 13 (0.92%) Office 365
5 9 (0.64%) Google Cloud Platform
5 9 (0.64%) PaaS
6 3 (0.21%) GitHub
6 3 (0.21%) IaaS
6 3 (0.21%) Oracle CX
7 2 (0.14%) Amazon EC2
7 2 (0.14%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
7 2 (0.14%) Virtual Private Cloud
8 1 (0.071%) Amazon EMR
8 1 (0.071%) Amazon S3
8 1 (0.071%) Google Analytics
8 1 (0.071%) SoftLayer
Communications & Networking
1 174 (12.28%) Firewall
2 123 (8.68%) Network Security
3 98 (6.92%) WAN
4 96 (6.77%) LAN
5 94 (6.63%) VPN
6 78 (5.50%) Internet
7 75 (5.29%) TCP/IP
8 64 (4.52%) SAN
9 59 (4.16%) Cisco ASA
10 52 (3.67%) Wireless
11 41 (2.89%) Intrusion Detection
12 32 (2.26%) LDAP
13 29 (2.05%) DNS
14 27 (1.91%) MPLS
14 27 (1.91%) SSL
15 26 (1.83%) DHCP
16 25 (1.76%) HTTP
16 25 (1.76%) VLAN
17 23 (1.62%) NAS
18 21 (1.48%) Cisco Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 110 (7.76%) SQL Server
2 91 (6.42%) Big Data
3 83 (5.86%) Oracle Database
4 73 (5.15%) Hadoop
5 64 (4.52%) Data Warehouse
6 59 (4.16%) GIS
7 48 (3.39%) Relational Database
8 42 (2.96%) NoSQL
9 36 (2.54%) MongoDB
10 30 (2.12%) MySQL
11 25 (1.76%) PostgreSQL
12 24 (1.69%) Oracle Database 11g
12 24 (1.69%) SQL Server Integration Services
12 24 (1.69%) SQL Server Reporting Services
13 21 (1.48%) Apache Hive
14 20 (1.41%) QlikView
15 19 (1.34%) Apache Cassandra
15 19 (1.34%) Spotfire
16 18 (1.27%) Oracle Database 10g
17 15 (1.06%) DB2
Development Applications
1 74 (5.22%) Git (software)
2 66 (4.66%) Jenkins
3 61 (4.30%) Selenium
4 52 (3.67%) JIRA
5 48 (3.39%) JUnit
6 34 (2.40%) Visual Studio
7 29 (2.05%) Subversion
8 26 (1.83%) Cucumber
9 22 (1.55%) LoadRunner
9 22 (1.55%) TestNG
10 20 (1.41%) Mercurial
11 18 (1.27%) FitNesse
11 18 (1.27%) Maven
11 18 (1.27%) Rational DOORS
12 17 (1.20%) SoapUI
12 17 (1.20%) TeamCity
13 16 (1.13%) Eclipse
14 15 (1.06%) WebDriver
15 14 (0.99%) Burp Suite
15 14 (0.99%) Metasploit
General
1 268 (18.91%) Finance
2 73 (5.15%) Telecoms
3 45 (3.18%) Legal
4 36 (2.54%) Retail
5 35 (2.47%) Marketing
6 21 (1.48%) Military
7 20 (1.41%) Back Office
7 20 (1.41%) Local Government
8 17 (1.20%) Banking
8 17 (1.20%) Manufacturing
9 16 (1.13%) Automotive
10 14 (0.99%) Financial Institution
11 11 (0.78%) Electronics
12 10 (0.71%) Billing
12 10 (0.71%) French Language
12 10 (0.71%) Law
13 8 (0.56%) Aerospace
14 7 (0.49%) General Ledger
15 6 (0.42%) Spanish Language
16 5 (0.35%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 250 (17.64%) Architect
2 181 (12.77%) Consultant
3 165 (11.64%) Developer
4 110 (7.76%) Security Consultant
5 106 (7.48%) Analyst
6 92 (6.49%) Network Engineer
7 69 (4.87%) Security Engineer
8 64 (4.52%) Solutions Architect
9 56 (3.95%) Java Developer
10 50 (3.53%) Security Architect
11 43 (3.03%) Data Architect
12 42 (2.96%) DBA
12 42 (2.96%) Systems Engineer
13 41 (2.89%) Administrator
13 41 (2.89%) Network Security Engineer
14 39 (2.75%) Tester
15 37 (2.61%) Technical Architect
16 36 (2.54%) Cybersecurity Consultant
17 35 (2.47%) Business Analyst
17 35 (2.47%) Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 136 (9.60%) .NET
2 101 (7.13%) Web Services
3 83 (5.86%) HTML
4 64 (4.52%) J2EE
5 57 (4.02%) HTML5
5 57 (4.02%) Spring
6 55 (3.88%) CSS
7 51 (3.60%) XML
8 49 (3.46%) SOAP
9 45 (3.18%) REST
10 36 (2.54%) jQuery
11 33 (2.33%) Hibernate
12 30 (2.12%) CSS3
13 28 (1.98%) Ajax
14 27 (1.91%) JSON
15 22 (1.55%) Backbone.js
16 21 (1.48%) AngularJS
16 21 (1.48%) Middleware
17 20 (1.41%) Velocity
18 19 (1.34%) Java EE
Miscellaneous
1 132 (9.32%) Analytical Skills
2 119 (8.40%) Computer Science
3 110 (7.76%) Management Information System
4 54 (3.81%) Cybercrime
4 54 (3.81%) Mobile App
5 51 (3.60%) CESG
6 40 (2.82%) Cyber Attack
7 35 (2.47%) Clustering
8 34 (2.40%) Data Centre
9 33 (2.33%) Mathematics
9 33 (2.33%) Replication
9 33 (2.33%) Visualisation
10 32 (2.26%) User Experience
11 31 (2.19%) Driving Licence
12 29 (2.05%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
13 24 (1.69%) Blackberry
14 22 (1.55%) RSA SecurID
15 21 (1.48%) Internet of Things
16 18 (1.27%) CESG CLAS
17 16 (1.13%) Social Network
Operating Systems
1 293 (20.68%) Windows
2 247 (17.43%) Linux
3 130 (9.17%) Unix
4 104 (7.34%) Windows Server
5 66 (4.66%) Windows Server 2008
6 49 (3.46%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 46 (3.25%) Windows 7
8 31 (2.19%) Mac OS X
9 30 (2.12%) Android
10 29 (2.05%) Solaris
10 29 (2.05%) Windows Server 2003
11 26 (1.83%) CentOS
12 25 (1.76%) Apple iOS
13 21 (1.48%) Windows Server 2012
14 19 (1.34%) Windows Phone
15 18 (1.27%) AIX
16 13 (0.92%) SUSE
16 13 (0.92%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
17 12 (0.85%) webOS
17 12 (0.85%) Windows Phone 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 315 (22.23%) Agile Software Development
2 237 (16.73%) Cybersecurity
3 200 (14.11%) Information Security
4 191 (13.48%) ITIL
5 166 (11.71%) Project Management
6 138 (9.74%) Open Source
7 136 (9.60%) Mentoring
8 127 (8.96%) Configuration Management
9 119 (8.40%) Continuous Integration
10 117 (8.26%) Analytics
10 117 (8.26%) Penetration Testing
11 114 (8.05%) Presales
12 100 (7.06%) Software Engineering
13 91 (6.42%) DevOps
14 90 (6.35%) Service Delivery
14 90 (6.35%) UML
15 89 (6.28%) TOGAF
16 88 (6.21%) PRINCE2
17 84 (5.93%) Risk Management
18 82 (5.79%) Business Development
Programming Languages
1 267 (18.84%) Java
2 217 (15.31%) C
3 175 (12.35%) SQL
4 123 (8.68%) Python
5 121 (8.54%) C#
6 120 (8.47%) C++
7 100 (7.06%) JavaScript
8 81 (5.72%) Ruby
9 64 (4.52%) PHP
10 55 (3.88%) Perl
11 44 (3.11%) Bash Shell
12 43 (3.03%) Scala
13 33 (2.33%) VB.NET
14 31 (2.19%) R
15 29 (2.05%) PowerShell
16 28 (1.98%) PL/SQL
17 25 (1.76%) Shell Script
18 18 (1.27%) Objective-C
19 17 (1.20%) Groovy
20 16 (1.13%) VB
Qualifications
1 780 (55.05%) SC Cleared
2 371 (26.18%) DV Cleared
3 260 (18.35%) Degree
4 136 (9.60%) CISSP
5 116 (8.19%) Cisco Certification
6 79 (5.58%) CCNP
7 73 (5.15%) CISM
8 68 (4.80%) CCNA
9 63 (4.45%) CREST Certified
10 53 (3.74%) Microsoft Certification
11 49 (3.46%) CESG Certified Professional
12 43 (3.03%) CLAS
13 40 (2.82%) CISA
14 33 (2.33%) ISTQB
15 32 (2.26%) CCSE
15 32 (2.26%) MCSE
16 31 (2.19%) CHECK Team Leader
17 29 (2.05%) CCSA
17 29 (2.05%) ISEB
18 27 (1.91%) OSCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 81 (5.72%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 66 (4.66%) PCI DSS
3 45 (3.18%) SLA
4 41 (2.89%) QA
5 38 (2.68%) JSP 440
6 27 (1.91%) Data Quality
7 17 (1.20%) COBIT
8 9 (0.64%) ISO 9001
9 8 (0.56%) Disclosure Scotland
9 8 (0.56%) HMG Security Policy Framework
10 4 (0.28%) CRD IV
10 4 (0.28%) EMIR
10 4 (0.28%) MiFID
11 2 (0.14%) ISO27002
11 2 (0.14%) PA-DSS
12 1 (0.071%) Government Security Classifications
12 1 (0.071%) ISO/IEC 20000
12 1 (0.071%) ISO22301
12 1 (0.071%) PMBOK
12 1 (0.071%) RMADS
System Software
1 144 (10.16%) Active Directory
2 97 (6.85%) VMware Infrastructure
3 27 (1.91%) Docker
4 19 (1.34%) Oracle RAC
5 18 (1.27%) XenApp
6 15 (1.06%) Oracle Clusterware
7 13 (0.92%) Microsoft App-V
7 13 (0.92%) Terminal Services
7 13 (0.92%) VMware ESXi
7 13 (0.92%) vSphere
8 12 (0.85%) Hyper-V
9 10 (0.71%) Firmware
10 9 (0.64%) Forefront TMG
10 9 (0.64%) VMware Workstation
11 8 (0.56%) VMware ESX
12 7 (0.49%) XenDesktop
13 5 (0.35%) Apache ZooKeeper
13 5 (0.35%) iptables
13 5 (0.35%) ProxySG
14 3 (0.21%) HDFS
Systems Management
1 76 (5.36%) Puppet
2 53 (3.74%) Ansible
3 32 (2.26%) SCCM
4 30 (2.12%) Opscode Chef
5 26 (1.83%) Data Guard
6 23 (1.62%) Oracle RMAN
7 17 (1.20%) Cisco CUCM
7 17 (1.20%) Cisco UCCX
7 17 (1.20%) Nessus
8 15 (1.06%) Hyperic
8 15 (1.06%) MOM
8 15 (1.06%) Oracle Flashback
8 15 (1.06%) SCOM
9 14 (0.99%) Salt
10 12 (0.85%) EnCase
11 10 (0.71%) Kibana
11 10 (0.71%) logstash
11 10 (0.71%) SafeCom
12 9 (0.64%) Forefront Identity Manager
12 9 (0.64%) Grafana
Vendors
1 233 (16.44%) Oracle
2 170 (12.00%) Microsoft
3 146 (10.30%) Cisco
4 137 (9.67%) VMware
5 75 (5.29%) CheckPoint
6 73 (5.15%) Citrix
7 56 (3.95%) Juniper
8 52 (3.67%) HP
9 44 (3.11%) NetApp
10 41 (2.89%) Palo Alto
11 36 (2.54%) F5
11 36 (2.54%) IBM
12 34 (2.40%) Splunk
13 32 (2.26%) Red Hat
14 29 (2.05%) EMC
14 29 (2.05%) SAP
15 26 (1.83%) Symantec
16 25 (1.76%) Dell
17 24 (1.69%) Remedy
18 22 (1.55%) Tableau
Kingston Upon Thames, Surrey
Informatiq Consulting
Salary: £40000 - £48000 per annum + Pension, Medical
Posted: Yesterday
Kingston Upon Thames, Surrey
Informatiq Consulting
Salary: £33000 - £42000 per annum + Pension
Posted: Yesterday
North West London
Sopra Steria Recruitment
Salary: Up to £70,000 per annum + 15% flex + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Edgware, Middlesex
Lorien Resourcing
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Montash
Salary: £90000 - £110000 per annum + Bonus + Pension
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Senitor Associates
Salary: £30000 - £50000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
North West London
Executive Recruitment Services (ERS)
Salary: £50000 - £55000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Executive Recruitment Services (ERS)
Salary: £50000 - £58000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Experis Ltd
Salary: £40000.00 - £60000.00 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Net Talent
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Central London / West End
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 30,000 - 70,000 plus excellent benefits
Posted: Yesterday
London
Experis Ltd
Salary: £55000.00 - £90000.00 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: UKP 65000 per year
Posted: Yesterday
London
Ascend Consulting
Salary: From £40,000 to £70,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
London
E-synergy Solutions
Salary: £65000 - £75000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Experis Ltd
Salary: £37000.00 - £55000.00 per annum + Benefits + Bonus
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Executive Recruitment Services (ERS)
Salary: £22000 - £26500 per annum + Pension
Posted: 5 days ago
City, London
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £68,000 - £85,000 + Generous Package
Posted: 4 days ago
Central London / West End
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £95,000 - £120,000 + Generous Package
Posted: 4 days ago
South West London
Lorien Resourcing
Salary: Bonus, Oncall, Overtime + Holidays
Posted: 3 days ago
Central London / West End
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Networking People
Salary: £45000 - £60000 per annum + £4.5k shift allow + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Central London / West End
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 30,000 - 75,000 plus excellent benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £43,000 - £54,000 + Generous Package
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Testing Circle Ltd
Salary: £50000 - £68000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
City, London
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: UKP 60000 per year
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £45,000-£60,000 (Plus Excellent Package)
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £40,000 - £60,000 + Generous Package
Posted: 4 days ago
East London
Opus Resourcing Ltd
Salary: £47000 - £55000 per annum + + 10% on Call + Bens + Bonus
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Atos
Salary: Competitive Salary + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago