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 21 January 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
21 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Security Clearance
England / London
Rank 250 216 145
Rank change year-on-year
-34 -71
Permanent jobs citing Security Cleared 405 622 870
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 1.23% 1.54% 2.11%
As % of the Qualifications category 5.14% 5.82% 8.16%
Number of salaries quoted 284 460 715
Median salary £52,500 £55,000 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-4.54% -
90% offered a salary of more than £32,000 £40,000 £36,700
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £80,000 £73,300
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000

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
7878 10683 10661
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 23.86% 26.42% 25.89%
Number of salaries quoted 6381 8863 8699
Median salary £55,000 £55,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +10.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £32,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £85,000 £72,500 £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 21 January 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 21 January 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 +3 40 £55,000 +12.82% 14
Lewisham - 8 £24,000 -
Croydon +10 6 £57,604 -3.99% 2
Hammersmith - 6 £45,000 -
Feltham +4 3 £40,000 -23.80% 1
Canary Wharf - 3 £70,000 -
Hounslow +9 2 £49,375 -
Greenford -1 2 £57,500 +15.00%
Westminster -6 1 - -
Edgware - 1 £29,500 -
Security Cleared
England

Security Cleared
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 21 January 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.

1 479 (51.18%) SC Cleared
2 285 (30.45%) DV Cleared
3 267 (28.53%) Agile Software Development
4 227 (24.25%) Java
5 176 (18.80%) Microsoft
6 159 (16.99%) Windows
7 153 (16.35%) Degree
8 141 (15.06%) Open Source
8 141 (15.06%) Linux
9 138 (14.74%) C
9 138 (14.74%) ITIL
10 132 (14.10%) Information Security
11 130 (13.89%) Finance
12 129 (13.78%) Cybersecurity
13 127 (13.57%) Scrum
14 125 (13.35%) Web Services
15 124 (13.25%) Firewall
16 104 (11.11%) HTML
17 103 (11.00%) Cisco
18 101 (10.79%) Active Directory
19 99 (10.58%) CISSP
20 98 (10.47%) Cisco Certification
21 96 (10.26%) JavaScript
22 94 (10.04%) SQL
23 90 (9.62%) MS Excel
24 89 (9.51%) C#
25 87 (9.29%) CISM
26 86 (9.19%) Project Management
27 84 (8.97%) VMware
28 81 (8.65%) Oracle

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 50 (5.34%) SharePoint
2 39 (4.17%) WebLogic
3 36 (3.85%) JBoss
4 27 (2.88%) WebSphere
5 24 (2.56%) Apache
5 24 (2.56%) Tomcat
6 19 (2.03%) ArcGIS
6 19 (2.03%) Elasticsearch
7 17 (1.82%) SharePoint 2010
7 17 (1.82%) Skype for Business
8 16 (1.71%) Apache Spark
9 15 (1.60%) SharePoint 2013
10 12 (1.28%) Apache Pig
10 12 (1.28%) IIS
11 11 (1.18%) Confluence
12 10 (1.07%) WebSphere Portal
13 9 (0.96%) Alfresco
13 9 (0.96%) BizTalk Server
13 9 (0.96%) WebSphere Application Server
14 8 (0.85%) Apache Solr
Applications
1 90 (9.62%) MS Excel
2 49 (5.24%) MS Office
3 16 (1.71%) MS Project
4 14 (1.50%) MS PowerPoint
5 10 (1.07%) MS Visio
5 10 (1.07%) Photoshop
6 5 (0.53%) Spreadsheet
7 3 (0.32%) OmniGraffle
8 1 (0.11%) Acrobat
8 1 (0.11%) Windchill
Business Applications
1 17 (1.82%) Dynamics CRM
2 14 (1.50%) Remedy ITSM
3 8 (0.85%) Oracle BPM
4 7 (0.75%) Dynamics AX
5 6 (0.64%) SAP FI
6 4 (0.43%) SAP HCM
6 4 (0.43%) SAP HR
6 4 (0.43%) SAP Payroll
6 4 (0.43%) SAP PM
6 4 (0.43%) SAP QM
7 3 (0.32%) SAP Oil and Gas
8 1 (0.11%) Oracle Applications
8 1 (0.11%) Oracle EBS
8 1 (0.11%) Oracle EBS R12
8 1 (0.11%) Oracle ERP
8 1 (0.11%) Temenos T24
8 1 (0.11%) Unit4 Business World
Cloud Services
1 76 (8.12%) Amazon AWS
2 72 (7.69%) Microsoft Azure
3 26 (2.78%) PaaS
4 24 (2.56%) Office 365
5 20 (2.14%) SaaS
6 19 (2.03%) Cloud Computing
7 18 (1.92%) Google Cloud Platform
8 8 (0.85%) Amazon EC2
8 8 (0.85%) IaaS
9 7 (0.75%) Amazon S3
10 6 (0.64%) Virtual Private Cloud
11 4 (0.43%) GitHub
11 4 (0.43%) SuccessFactors
12 3 (0.32%) Google Analytics
13 1 (0.11%) AWS CloudFormation
13 1 (0.11%) Google Tag Manager
Communications & Networking
1 124 (13.25%) Firewall
2 54 (5.77%) LAN
3 47 (5.02%) Network Security
4 42 (4.49%) DNS
5 41 (4.38%) VPN
6 39 (4.17%) WAN
7 37 (3.95%) Wireless
8 34 (3.63%) TCP/IP
9 29 (3.10%) Cisco ASA
10 25 (2.67%) DHCP
11 22 (2.35%) Internet
11 22 (2.35%) Intrusion Detection
12 21 (2.24%) IPsec
13 19 (2.03%) Cisco PIX
13 19 (2.03%) HTTP
14 15 (1.60%) Intranet
14 15 (1.60%) SSL
15 14 (1.50%) H.323
15 14 (1.50%) VoIP
16 13 (1.39%) EIGRP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 71 (7.59%) SQL Server
2 52 (5.56%) Big Data
3 46 (4.91%) NoSQL
4 40 (4.27%) GIS
5 30 (3.21%) Oracle Database
6 28 (2.99%) Apache Cassandra
7 27 (2.88%) Hadoop
8 25 (2.67%) MongoDB
9 21 (2.24%) Neo4j
9 21 (2.24%) Oracle Database 11g
10 19 (2.03%) MySQL
11 16 (1.71%) Oracle Database 10g
12 13 (1.39%) Apache Hive
12 13 (1.39%) Relational Database
13 11 (1.18%) PostgreSQL
14 10 (1.07%) SQL Server Integration Services
14 10 (1.07%) SQL Server Reporting Services
15 8 (0.85%) DataStax
15 8 (0.85%) HBase
16 6 (0.64%) BusinessObjects
Development Applications
1 67 (7.16%) Selenium
2 50 (5.34%) Jenkins
3 36 (3.85%) Cucumber
4 35 (3.74%) JUnit
5 33 (3.53%) JIRA
6 31 (3.31%) Maven
7 25 (2.67%) Git (software)
8 22 (2.35%) Atlassian Bamboo
9 21 (2.24%) Eclipse
10 17 (1.82%) LoadRunner
11 16 (1.71%) Artifactory
12 14 (1.50%) ClearCase
12 14 (1.50%) Subversion
13 12 (1.28%) IntelliJ
13 12 (1.28%) JBehave
14 10 (1.07%) TestNG
15 9 (0.96%) Oracle Forms
16 7 (0.75%) Gradle
16 7 (0.75%) Metasploit
17 6 (0.64%) Burp Suite
General
1 130 (13.89%) Finance
2 37 (3.95%) Marketing
2 37 (3.95%) Telecoms
3 21 (2.24%) Manufacturing
3 21 (2.24%) Retail
4 16 (1.71%) Back Office
4 16 (1.71%) Legal
5 13 (1.39%) Electronics
6 12 (1.28%) Military
7 8 (0.85%) Billing
8 7 (0.75%) Banking
9 6 (0.64%) Aerospace
9 6 (0.64%) Law
10 5 (0.53%) Advertising
10 5 (0.53%) Pharmaceutical
11 4 (0.43%) Multimedia
12 3 (0.32%) Local Government
12 3 (0.32%) Publishing
13 1 (0.11%) Financial Institution
13 1 (0.11%) French Language
Job Titles
1 107 (11.43%) Developer
2 104 (11.11%) Analyst
2 104 (11.11%) Architect
3 85 (9.08%) Consultant
4 76 (8.12%) Java Developer
5 51 (5.45%) Security Manager
6 42 (4.49%) Systems Engineer
7 40 (4.27%) Business Analyst
8 37 (3.95%) Administrator
8 37 (3.95%) Tester
9 36 (3.85%) Security Consultant
9 36 (3.85%) Senior Architect
10 35 (3.74%) Senior Manager
10 35 (3.74%) Solutions Architect
11 34 (3.63%) Integration Engineer
12 33 (3.53%) Network Engineer
13 32 (3.42%) Software Engineer
14 29 (3.10%) Support Engineer
15 28 (2.99%) Penetration Tester
16 27 (2.88%) Senior Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 125 (13.35%) Web Services
2 104 (11.11%) HTML
3 65 (6.94%) .NET
3 65 (6.94%) Spring
4 61 (6.52%) REST
5 57 (6.09%) CSS
6 54 (5.77%) AngularJS
6 54 (5.77%) XML
7 52 (5.56%) JSON
8 40 (4.27%) HTML5
9 37 (3.95%) Java EE
10 33 (3.53%) Spring Integration
11 27 (2.88%) jQuery
12 26 (2.78%) J2EE
12 26 (2.78%) Node.js
13 24 (2.56%) Backbone.js
14 20 (2.14%) Gherkin
15 19 (2.03%) React
15 19 (2.03%) RESTful
16 16 (1.71%) Hibernate
Miscellaneous
1 70 (7.48%) Analytical Skills
2 43 (4.59%) Computer Science
2 43 (4.59%) Management Information System
3 32 (3.42%) User Experience
4 17 (1.82%) Data Centre
5 15 (1.60%) Cyber Attack
5 15 (1.60%) Hybrid Cloud
6 14 (1.50%) CESG
6 14 (1.50%) Mobile App
7 13 (1.39%) Blockchain
7 13 (1.39%) Private Cloud
8 12 (1.28%) Blackberry
8 12 (1.28%) Cyberthreat
8 12 (1.28%) Mathematics
9 11 (1.18%) Cyber Defence
9 11 (1.18%) Driving Licence
9 11 (1.18%) iPhone
10 10 (1.07%) Blog
11 8 (0.85%) Data Integration
11 8 (0.85%) Statistics
Operating Systems
1 159 (16.99%) Windows
2 141 (15.06%) Linux
3 68 (7.26%) Windows Server
4 66 (7.05%) Windows Server 2008
5 52 (5.56%) Windows 7
6 49 (5.24%) Unix
7 45 (4.81%) Windows Server 2012
8 21 (2.24%) Solaris
9 15 (1.60%) Windows 10
10 12 (1.28%) Windows 8
11 11 (1.18%) Android
12 7 (0.75%) Ubuntu
13 6 (0.64%) Debian
13 6 (0.64%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
14 5 (0.53%) Windows Server 2003
14 5 (0.53%) Windows XP
15 3 (0.32%) AIX
15 3 (0.32%) Kali Linux
16 2 (0.21%) Data ONTAP
17 1 (0.11%) Windows Phone
Processes & Methodologies
1 267 (28.53%) Agile Software Development
2 141 (15.06%) Open Source
3 138 (14.74%) ITIL
4 132 (14.10%) Information Security
5 129 (13.78%) Cybersecurity
6 127 (13.57%) Scrum
7 86 (9.19%) Project Management
8 81 (8.65%) Presales
9 76 (8.12%) Continuous Integration
9 76 (8.12%) Infrastructure Management
10 75 (8.01%) DevOps
10 75 (8.01%) Stakeholder Management
11 70 (7.48%) Mentoring
12 66 (7.05%) Configuration Management
13 64 (6.84%) Business Development
14 61 (6.52%) Software Engineering
15 54 (5.77%) Penetration Testing
16 52 (5.56%) Migration
17 51 (5.45%) MVC
18 49 (5.24%) Risk Management
Programming Languages
1 227 (24.25%) Java
2 138 (14.74%) C
3 96 (10.26%) JavaScript
4 94 (10.04%) SQL
5 89 (9.51%) C#
6 60 (6.41%) C++
7 52 (5.56%) Scala
8 50 (5.34%) Python
9 41 (4.38%) Groovy
10 38 (4.06%) Ruby
11 36 (3.85%) PHP
12 26 (2.78%) Clojure
13 24 (2.56%) Bash Shell
14 17 (1.82%) PL/SQL
15 15 (1.60%) PowerShell
15 15 (1.60%) VB.NET
16 12 (1.28%) Perl
17 11 (1.18%) Shell Script
18 8 (0.85%) Objective-C
19 2 (0.21%) VB
Qualifications
1 479 (51.18%) SC Cleared
2 285 (30.45%) DV Cleared
3 153 (16.35%) Degree
4 99 (10.58%) CISSP
5 98 (10.47%) Cisco Certification
6 87 (9.29%) CISM
7 58 (6.20%) Microsoft Certification
8 52 (5.56%) CCNA
9 48 (5.13%) CCNP
10 46 (4.91%) ISTQB
11 44 (4.70%) ISEB
12 42 (4.49%) CREST Certified
13 41 (4.38%) CESG Certified Professional
14 35 (3.74%) CHECK Team Leader
15 27 (2.88%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
16 26 (2.78%) SANS
17 24 (2.56%) CISA
18 23 (2.46%) BC Cleared
18 23 (2.46%) ITIL Certification
18 23 (2.46%) JNCIA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 66 (7.05%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 34 (3.63%) QA
3 33 (3.53%) SLA
4 22 (2.35%) PCI DSS
5 15 (1.60%) HMG Security Policy Framework
6 13 (1.39%) GCP
7 10 (1.07%) JSP 440
8 7 (0.75%) COBIT
9 4 (0.43%) ISO27002
10 3 (0.32%) ISO 9001
10 3 (0.32%) ISO22301
11 2 (0.21%) GPG13
11 2 (0.21%) RMADS
12 1 (0.11%) Data Quality
12 1 (0.11%) GDPR
12 1 (0.11%) PA-DSS
12 1 (0.11%) WCAG
System Software
1 101 (10.79%) Active Directory
2 74 (7.91%) VMware Infrastructure
3 35 (3.74%) Hyper-V
4 33 (3.53%) Docker
5 23 (2.46%) VMware Workstation
6 20 (2.14%) Terminal Services
7 18 (1.92%) XenApp
8 16 (1.71%) Forefront TMG
9 11 (1.18%) vSphere
10 10 (1.07%) ISA Server
11 6 (0.64%) VMware ESXi
12 3 (0.32%) Firmware
12 3 (0.32%) Microsoft App-V
12 3 (0.32%) NFS
12 3 (0.32%) ProxySG
13 2 (0.21%) EMC RecoverPoint
13 2 (0.21%) Virtual Machines
13 2 (0.21%) VMware ESX
14 1 (0.11%) pfSense
14 1 (0.11%) Virtual Desktop
Systems Management
1 50 (5.34%) Puppet
2 35 (3.74%) Ansible
3 32 (3.42%) SCCM
4 29 (3.10%) Opscode Chef
5 21 (2.24%) SCOM
6 17 (1.82%) WSUS
7 16 (1.71%) Forefront Identity Manager
7 16 (1.71%) MOM
8 13 (1.39%) Nessus
9 9 (0.96%) Cisco CUCM
9 9 (0.96%) Cisco UCCX
10 8 (0.85%) CA Spectrum
10 8 (0.85%) NetBackup
11 7 (0.75%) SCOrch
12 6 (0.64%) logstash
13 5 (0.53%) Cisco Prime
13 5 (0.53%) Kubernetes
14 4 (0.43%) Netcool
14 4 (0.43%) OpenView Configuration Management
14 4 (0.43%) Oracle RMAN
Vendors
1 176 (18.80%) Microsoft
2 103 (11.00%) Cisco
3 84 (8.97%) VMware
4 81 (8.65%) Oracle
5 40 (4.27%) Juniper
6 33 (3.53%) Citrix
7 27 (2.88%) F5
8 26 (2.78%) Intel Security
9 24 (2.56%) SAP
10 22 (2.35%) HP
11 21 (2.24%) MuleSoft
12 19 (2.03%) NetApp
13 17 (1.82%) EMC
13 17 (1.82%) ESRI
13 17 (1.82%) Google
13 17 (1.82%) Red Hat
13 17 (1.82%) Remedy
14 16 (1.71%) CheckPoint
15 15 (1.60%) Lumension
15 15 (1.60%) ServiceNow
London
DCL Search & Selection
Salary: £70000 - £85000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
London
Recruitment Genius Ltd
Salary: £20000 - £30000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Central London / West End
Arden Resourcing Limited
Salary: £450.00 - £550.00 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Acumin
Salary: Up to £70,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Streamline Connections
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
London
Lorien Resourcing
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £35,000-£80,000
Posted: Yesterday
London
Send
Salary: From £65,000 to £70,000 per annum + bonus + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
JM
Salary: £35000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
City of London
Pearson Frank
Salary: £45000 - £60000 per annum + Yes
Posted: 2 days ago
West London
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 40,000-45,000
Posted: 5 days ago
South West London
Informatiq Consulting
Posted: 6 days ago
South West London
Lorien Resourcing
Salary: £25000 - £28000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Shift allowance
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Pearson Frank
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + Plus Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
North London
Jonothan Bosworth
Salary: £35000 - £40000 Per Annum
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Mortimer Spinks
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
City, London
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £48,000 - £60,000
Posted: Yesterday
London
Send
Salary: From £65,000 to £70,000 per annum + bonus + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Informatiq Consulting
Salary: £25000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
West Drayton, Middlesex
Talent Spa
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 3 days ago
Central London / West End
Palantir Technologies
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Sopra Steria Recruitment
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Sopra Steria Recruitment
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Client Server
Salary: £45k to £60k + benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
London
Venturi
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: 15 days ago
London
Comtecs
Salary: £34500 - £35000 Per Annum +Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
City of London
Modis International Ltd
Posted: 15 days ago
London
Leidos
Posted: 9 days ago
London
Lorien Resourcing
Salary: Market rates and a competitive package
Posted: 4 days ago
City of London
Modis International Ltd
Posted: 15 days ago