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 11 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
11 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Security Clearance
Rank 208 152 227
Rank change year-on-year
-56 +75
Permanent jobs citing Security Cleared 669 864 603
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 1.64% 2.08% 1.39%
As % of the Qualifications category 6.29% 8.08% 5.50%
Number of salaries quoted 514 715 445
Average salary £56,500 £55,000 £49,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.72% +12.24%
90% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £37,500 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £84,000 £73,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £45,000 £41,000
% change year-on-year
- +9.75%
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
10635 10697 10958
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 26.01% 25.74% 25.32%
Number of salaries quoted 8878 8727 8759
Average salary £55,000 £50,000 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+10.00% -
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £30,000 £31,500
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £75,000 £75,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

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 11 February 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 average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Security Cleared within the London region over the 3 months to 11 February 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
(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 -69 76 £55,000 - 25
New Malden - 10 £57,000 - 1
Greenford - 8 £50,000 -
Greenwich -4 5 £55,000 +15.78% 1
Feltham -2 4 £52,500 +5.00%
Croydon - 4 £16,500 - 3
Westminster +5 3 £27,512 -
Hendon - 2 £79,250 -
Wembley +8 1 £55,000 +10.00% 1
Canary Wharf 0 1 £65,000 +170.83%
Uxbridge -10 1 £52,500 -8.69%
Brentford - 1 £90,000 - 4
Hayes - 1 - -
Kingston Upon Thames - 1 £31,000 - 2
Teddington - 1 £60,000 -
Twickenham - 1 £37,500 - 1
Security Cleared
England

Security Cleared
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 11 February 2016, 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.

1 775 (61.12%) SC Cleared
2 362 (28.55%) DV Cleared
3 309 (24.37%) Oracle
4 293 (23.11%) Windows
5 259 (20.43%) SQL
6 256 (20.19%) Linux
7 242 (19.09%) Degree
8 239 (18.85%) C
9 209 (16.48%) Finance
10 208 (16.40%) Java
11 201 (15.85%) ITIL
12 194 (15.30%) Agile Software Development
13 179 (14.12%) Unix
14 165 (13.01%) Information Security
15 152 (11.99%) Cybersecurity
16 151 (11.91%) Microsoft
17 149 (11.75%) Active Directory
17 149 (11.75%) VMware
18 148 (11.67%) SQL Server
19 141 (11.12%) Windows Server
20 136 (10.73%) Analytical Skills
21 126 (9.94%) Firewall
22 125 (9.86%) CISSP
23 124 (9.78%) Cisco
24 119 (9.38%) C#
25 118 (9.31%) VMware Infrastructure
26 115 (9.07%) Project Management
27 113 (8.91%) Big Data
28 112 (8.83%) Cisco Certification
29 110 (8.68%) .NET

Security Cleared
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 11 February 2016, 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 (5.36%) WebLogic
2 52 (4.10%) JBoss
3 41 (3.23%) Apache
4 32 (2.52%) SharePoint
5 29 (2.29%) SAS
6 26 (2.05%) Apache Pig
7 23 (1.81%) IIS
8 19 (1.50%) Oracle Application Server
8 19 (1.50%) Tomcat
9 15 (1.18%) WebSphere
10 14 (1.10%) Elasticsearch
11 13 (1.03%) Oracle Spatial
12 11 (0.87%) Confluence
12 11 (0.87%) MS Exchange
12 11 (0.87%) Skype for Business
13 10 (0.79%) Apache Spark
13 10 (0.79%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
13 10 (0.79%) OpenStack
14 9 (0.71%) Oracle SOA Suite
15 7 (0.55%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 102 (8.04%) MS Excel
2 42 (3.31%) MS Office
3 19 (1.50%) MS Project
4 15 (1.18%) MS Visio
5 11 (0.87%) SPSS
6 9 (0.71%) Spreadsheet
7 5 (0.39%) MS PowerPoint
7 5 (0.39%) OmniGraffle
7 5 (0.39%) Photoshop
8 4 (0.32%) InfoPath
9 3 (0.24%) GNU Octave
10 1 (0.079%) AutoCAD
10 1 (0.079%) Mathcad
Business Applications
1 43 (3.39%) Oracle EBS
2 15 (1.18%) Oracle EBS R12
3 12 (0.95%) Oracle ERP
4 10 (0.79%) Dynamics CRM
5 8 (0.63%) Oracle Applications
5 8 (0.63%) Oracle Financials
6 6 (0.47%) Oracle BPM
6 6 (0.47%) Oracle CRM
7 5 (0.39%) Oracle Payroll
7 5 (0.39%) Oracle SCM
7 5 (0.39%) SAP Oil and Gas
8 4 (0.32%) Remedy ITSM
9 3 (0.24%) Oracle Assets
9 3 (0.24%) Oracle Cash Management
9 3 (0.24%) Oracle E-Business Tax
9 3 (0.24%) Oracle General Ledger
9 3 (0.24%) Oracle HRMS
9 3 (0.24%) Oracle Payables
9 3 (0.24%) Oracle Receivables
9 3 (0.24%) Oracle Subledger Accounting
Cloud Services
1 40 (3.15%) Amazon AWS
2 16 (1.26%) SaaS
3 15 (1.18%) Cloud Computing
3 15 (1.18%) Microsoft Azure
4 12 (0.95%) Oracle CX
5 10 (0.79%) Office 365
6 6 (0.47%) PaaS
7 5 (0.39%) Google Cloud Platform
8 3 (0.24%) Amazon EC2
8 3 (0.24%) Amazon EMR
8 3 (0.24%) Amazon S3
9 1 (0.079%) Google Analytics
9 1 (0.079%) IaaS
9 1 (0.079%) SoftLayer
Communications & Networking
1 126 (9.94%) Firewall
2 78 (6.15%) TCP/IP
3 76 (5.99%) SAN
4 75 (5.91%) WAN
5 74 (5.84%) LAN
6 71 (5.60%) Network Security
7 57 (4.50%) Internet
8 47 (3.71%) VPN
9 38 (3.00%) Cisco ASA
10 35 (2.76%) DNS
11 32 (2.52%) Wireless
12 25 (1.97%) DHCP
12 25 (1.97%) LDAP
13 24 (1.89%) H.323
13 24 (1.89%) OSPF
14 21 (1.66%) BGP
14 21 (1.66%) Cisco Nexus
14 21 (1.66%) Intrusion Detection
14 21 (1.66%) NAS
14 21 (1.66%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 148 (11.67%) SQL Server
2 113 (8.91%) Big Data
3 101 (7.97%) Oracle Database
4 79 (6.23%) Hadoop
5 64 (5.05%) MySQL
6 52 (4.10%) NoSQL
7 50 (3.94%) MongoDB
8 48 (3.79%) Data Warehouse
9 43 (3.39%) GIS
10 33 (2.60%) SQL Server Integration Services
11 31 (2.44%) Oracle Database 11g
12 28 (2.21%) DB2
13 27 (2.13%) Oracle Exadata
14 26 (2.05%) Apache Hive
15 24 (1.89%) Oracle Database 10g
16 23 (1.81%) Relational Database
17 21 (1.66%) Oracle Reports
18 18 (1.42%) PostgreSQL
18 18 (1.42%) SQL Server Reporting Services
19 17 (1.34%) QlikView
Development Applications
1 63 (4.97%) Git (software)
2 46 (3.63%) Selenium
3 42 (3.31%) JIRA
4 35 (2.76%) Eclipse
5 34 (2.68%) JUnit
6 29 (2.29%) Subversion
7 27 (2.13%) Visual Studio
8 25 (1.97%) Jenkins
9 24 (1.89%) IntelliJ
10 23 (1.81%) LoadRunner
11 17 (1.34%) Rational DOORS
12 15 (1.18%) Mercurial
13 11 (0.87%) WebDriver
14 10 (0.79%) JMeter
15 9 (0.71%) Maven
15 9 (0.71%) Team Foundation Server
16 7 (0.55%) Axure RP
17 6 (0.47%) Cucumber
17 6 (0.47%) HP UFT
17 6 (0.47%) Metasploit
General
1 209 (16.48%) Finance
2 76 (5.99%) Telecoms
3 32 (2.52%) Marketing
4 30 (2.37%) Manufacturing
5 28 (2.21%) Retail
6 24 (1.89%) Banking
7 22 (1.74%) Military
8 17 (1.34%) Legal
9 16 (1.26%) Law
10 12 (0.95%) Billing
11 10 (0.79%) Advertising
11 10 (0.79%) Back Office
12 7 (0.55%) Aerospace
12 7 (0.55%) Financial Institution
13 6 (0.47%) Electronics
14 5 (0.39%) Publishing
15 4 (0.32%) Games
16 3 (0.24%) Front Office
16 3 (0.24%) General Ledger
16 3 (0.24%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 256 (20.19%) Architect
2 128 (10.09%) Consultant
3 125 (9.86%) Developer
4 106 (8.36%) Analyst
5 66 (5.21%) Solutions Architect
6 63 (4.97%) DBA
6 63 (4.97%) Technical Architect
7 61 (4.81%) Network Engineer
8 58 (4.57%) Security Consultant
9 54 (4.26%) Administrator
10 43 (3.39%) Data Architect
11 42 (3.31%) Project Manager
12 38 (3.00%) Infrastructure Architect
12 38 (3.00%) Oracle DBA
12 38 (3.00%) Security Architect
13 37 (2.92%) Java Developer
14 34 (2.68%) Designer
14 34 (2.68%) Infrastructure Engineer
15 31 (2.44%) Security Engineer
16 30 (2.37%) Systems Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 110 (8.68%) .NET
2 84 (6.62%) J2EE
3 70 (5.52%) XML
4 53 (4.18%) HTML
5 49 (3.86%) Web Services
6 44 (3.47%) REST
7 42 (3.31%) Middleware
8 40 (3.15%) SOAP
9 37 (2.92%) Hibernate
10 36 (2.84%) Spring
11 35 (2.76%) EJB
11 35 (2.76%) HTML5
12 31 (2.44%) Oracle Fusion
13 30 (2.37%) JSON
14 25 (1.97%) J2SE
15 24 (1.89%) Java EE
15 24 (1.89%) Play Framework
16 17 (1.34%) CSS
17 16 (1.26%) STL
18 12 (0.95%) .NET Framework
Miscellaneous
1 136 (10.73%) Analytical Skills
2 99 (7.81%) Management Information System
3 82 (6.47%) Computer Science
4 65 (5.13%) Clustering
5 59 (4.65%) Replication
6 39 (3.08%) Data Centre
7 38 (3.00%) Mathematics
8 36 (2.84%) Cybercrime
9 34 (2.68%) CESG
10 27 (2.13%) Driving Licence
10 27 (2.13%) Oracle Exalogic
11 24 (1.89%) Visualisation
12 21 (1.66%) User Experience
13 20 (1.58%) Mobile App
14 17 (1.34%) Cyberthreat
15 15 (1.18%) CESG CLAS
16 14 (1.10%) Internet of Things
16 14 (1.10%) Social Network
17 13 (1.03%) Blackberry
18 12 (0.95%) Blog
Operating Systems
1 293 (23.11%) Windows
2 256 (20.19%) Linux
3 179 (14.12%) Unix
4 141 (11.12%) Windows Server
5 46 (3.63%) Windows Server 2008
6 45 (3.55%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 35 (2.76%) Android
8 31 (2.44%) Apple iOS
9 30 (2.37%) Windows Server 2003
10 27 (2.13%) Windows 7
11 26 (2.05%) Solaris
12 25 (1.97%) CentOS
13 24 (1.89%) Mac OS X
14 23 (1.81%) AIX
15 16 (1.26%) SUSE
15 16 (1.26%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
16 14 (1.10%) Windows Server 2012
17 9 (0.71%) Windows Phone
18 7 (0.55%) FreeBSD
19 6 (0.47%) Windows 2000
Processes & Methodologies
1 201 (15.85%) ITIL
2 194 (15.30%) Agile Software Development
3 165 (13.01%) Information Security
4 152 (11.99%) Cybersecurity
5 115 (9.07%) Project Management
6 104 (8.20%) Analytics
6 104 (8.20%) Presales
7 93 (7.33%) High Availability
8 83 (6.55%) Configuration Management
9 82 (6.47%) Service Delivery
10 81 (6.39%) Penetration Testing
11 78 (6.15%) TOGAF
12 77 (6.07%) Open Source
12 77 (6.07%) UML
13 76 (5.99%) Business Intelligence
13 76 (5.99%) Scrum
14 74 (5.84%) Risk Management
14 74 (5.84%) Stakeholder Management
15 73 (5.76%) Software Engineering
16 71 (5.60%) Requirements Analysis
Programming Languages
1 259 (20.43%) SQL
2 239 (18.85%) C
3 208 (16.40%) Java
4 119 (9.38%) C#
5 97 (7.65%) C++
6 90 (7.10%) Python
7 54 (4.26%) JavaScript
8 41 (3.23%) Bash Shell
8 41 (3.23%) Perl
9 37 (2.92%) PL/SQL
10 36 (2.84%) Ruby
10 36 (2.84%) Scala
11 35 (2.76%) Shell Script
12 31 (2.44%) PowerShell
13 24 (1.89%) Objective-C
13 24 (1.89%) R
14 20 (1.58%) PHP
15 16 (1.26%) VB.NET
16 9 (0.71%) AWK
16 9 (0.71%) Bourne shell
Qualifications
1 775 (61.12%) SC Cleared
2 362 (28.55%) DV Cleared
3 242 (19.09%) Degree
4 125 (9.86%) CISSP
5 112 (8.83%) Cisco Certification
6 66 (5.21%) CCNP
7 65 (5.13%) CCNA
8 57 (4.50%) Microsoft Certification
9 47 (3.71%) CISM
10 45 (3.55%) CESG Certified Professional
11 38 (3.00%) CLAS
11 38 (3.00%) MCSE
12 32 (2.52%) BPSS Clearance
12 32 (2.52%) CREST Certified
12 32 (2.52%) SSCP
13 30 (2.37%) ISTQB
14 27 (2.13%) CCIE
14 27 (2.13%) GIAC
15 24 (1.89%) SANS
16 22 (1.74%) Network+ Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 60 (4.73%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 39 (3.08%) JSP 440
2 39 (3.08%) PCI DSS
3 35 (2.76%) SLA
4 28 (2.21%) HMG Security Policy Framework
5 26 (2.05%) COBIT
6 25 (1.97%) QA
7 17 (1.34%) Data Quality
8 10 (0.79%) ISO27002
9 8 (0.63%) RMADS
9 8 (0.63%) Sarbanes-Oxley
10 6 (0.47%) ISO 9001
11 5 (0.39%) Disclosure Scotland
12 4 (0.32%) CRD IV
12 4 (0.32%) EMIR
12 4 (0.32%) MiFID
13 2 (0.16%) GPG13
14 1 (0.079%) ISO/IEC 20000
14 1 (0.079%) ISO22301
14 1 (0.079%) PMBOK
System Software
1 149 (11.75%) Active Directory
2 118 (9.31%) VMware Infrastructure
3 30 (2.37%) Docker
4 27 (2.13%) Oracle RAC
5 20 (1.58%) Hyper-V
6 17 (1.34%) XenApp
7 14 (1.10%) Oracle Clusterware
8 13 (1.03%) VMware ESXi
9 12 (0.95%) Terminal Services
10 11 (0.87%) VMware ESX
10 11 (0.87%) vSphere
11 10 (0.79%) Firmware
12 7 (0.55%) Forefront TMG
12 7 (0.55%) VMware Workstation
13 5 (0.39%) Apache ZooKeeper
14 4 (0.32%) Microsoft Virtual Server
14 4 (0.32%) vCloud
15 3 (0.24%) Citrix Presentation Server
15 3 (0.24%) Microsoft App-V
15 3 (0.24%) VirtualBox
Systems Management
1 62 (4.89%) Puppet
2 41 (3.23%) Hyperic
3 32 (2.52%) Data Guard
4 28 (2.21%) Ansible
5 26 (2.05%) Oracle RMAN
6 24 (1.89%) SCOM
7 21 (1.66%) SCCM
8 17 (1.34%) Cisco CUCM
8 17 (1.34%) Cisco UCCX
9 15 (1.18%) Opscode Chef
10 14 (1.10%) Oracle Flashback
11 12 (0.95%) Oracle ZFS
12 9 (0.71%) Backup Exec
12 9 (0.71%) CA Spectrum
12 9 (0.71%) Nessus
13 7 (0.55%) HP Quality Center
13 7 (0.55%) MOM
13 7 (0.55%) NetBackup
13 7 (0.55%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
13 7 (0.55%) WSUS
Vendors
1 309 (24.37%) Oracle
2 151 (11.91%) Microsoft
3 149 (11.75%) VMware
4 124 (9.78%) Cisco
5 100 (7.89%) HP
6 90 (7.10%) Citrix
7 75 (5.91%) NetApp
8 53 (4.18%) CheckPoint
8 53 (4.18%) Symantec
9 48 (3.79%) SolarWinds
10 42 (3.31%) Juniper
11 40 (3.15%) SAP
12 39 (3.08%) IBM
13 34 (2.68%) F5
14 29 (2.29%) Red Hat
15 27 (2.13%) EMC
16 24 (1.89%) Splunk
16 24 (1.89%) webMethods
17 21 (1.66%) Remedy
18 20 (1.58%) Dell
City, London
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: 80K - 90k + EXCELLENT PACKAGE
Posted: 1 hour ago
City, London
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 70,000 - 90,000 + Car + Bonus
Posted: 1 hour ago
City, London
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 30,0000 - 75,000 + Excellent benefits
Posted: 1 hour ago
Central London / West End
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £48,000- 60,000
Posted: 2 hours ago
London
McGregor Boyall
Posted: 4 hours ago
City, London
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £65,000 - £85,000
Posted: 6 hours ago
Central London / West End
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £53,000 - £70,000 with an impressive benefits package
Posted: 6 hours ago
Central London / West End
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £35,000 - £53,000 + bonus and benefits
Posted: 6 hours ago
Central London / West End
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £85,000 - £115,000
Posted: 6 hours ago
West London
Real Time Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 40,000 to 45,000
Posted: 7 hours ago
Central London / West End
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £60,000 - £80,000 (Plus EXCELLENT package!!!)
Posted: 8 hours ago
City, London
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £30,000 - £60,000
Posted: 8 hours ago
Central London / West End
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £45,000 - £58,000 (with exceptional package)
Posted: 9 hours ago
City, London
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £35,000 - £55,000 + a lucrative package
Posted: 9 hours ago
Central London / West End
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £65,000 - 95,000
Posted: 10 hours ago
South East London
CPS Group UK
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum + Excellent Benefits Package
Posted: 10 hours ago
London
2Source Talent Ltd
Salary: Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 19 hours ago
London
McGregor Boyall
Salary: £45000 - £60000 per annum + car
Posted: Yesterday
London
The Digital Recruitment Firm
Salary: From £50,000 to £60,000 per annum + The Best Benefits in the Industry
Posted: Yesterday
Central London / West End
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £40,000 - £55,000 + & an Outstanding Bonus
Posted: Yesterday
Central London / West End
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £53,000 - £90,000 + an outstanding package
Posted: Yesterday
Central London / West End
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £33,000 - £65,000 + an outstanding package
Posted: Yesterday
London
Executive Recruitment Services (ERS)
Posted: Yesterday
Kingston Upon Thames, Surrey
Informatiq Consulting
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Informatiq Consulting
Salary: £30000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
New Malden, Surrey
Proteus Europe
Salary: £52000 - £62000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
London
RecruitmentRevolution.com Limited
Salary: Up to £100,000 per annum Plus DOE+Bonus+Full Expenses+Paid Conference
Posted: Yesterday
London
Talent International
Salary: £50000 - £55000 per annum + Car Allowance
Posted: 2 days ago
Central London / West End
Talent International
Salary: £35000 - £44000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago