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 1 October 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
1 Oct 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Security Clearance
Rank 216 208 222
Rank change year-on-year
-8 +14
Permanent jobs citing Security Cleared 551 716 643
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 1.47% 1.63% 1.40%
As % of the Qualifications category 6.26% 6.45% 5.65%
Number of salaries quoted 400 609 423
Median salary £57,500 £56,816 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+1.20% +13.63%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £40,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £85,000 £80,000 £72,250
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £46,500
% change year-on-year
- -3.22%
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
8804 11104 11388
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 23.49% 25.32% 24.84%
Number of salaries quoted 7390 9174 9094
Median salary £57,500 £52,500 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+9.52% +5.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,000 £31,250 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £82,500 £72,500 £77,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £41,000
% change year-on-year
- +3.65%

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 1 October 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 1 October 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 -26 43 £60,000 +14.28% 28
Croydon +24 23 £66,500 +54.65% 7
Hendon - 14 £30,000 -
Kingston Upon Thames - 10 £37,500 - 7
Feltham +9 8 £37,750 -26.69%
Westminster - 4 £38,250 - 1
Hounslow +6 3 £62,500 +4.16%
Canary Wharf - 3 £75,000 -
Teddington - 2 £52,500 - 1
Greenford -1 1 £57,500 +4.54%
Security Cleared
England

Security Cleared
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 1 October 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.

1 621 (50.28%) SC Cleared
2 386 (31.26%) DV Cleared
3 370 (29.96%) Agile Software Development
4 331 (26.80%) Java
5 214 (17.33%) Finance
6 203 (16.44%) Microsoft
7 194 (15.71%) Open Source
8 192 (15.55%) Windows
9 190 (15.38%) Degree
10 169 (13.68%) C
11 166 (13.44%) ITIL
12 165 (13.36%) Project Management
13 161 (13.04%) Cybersecurity
14 153 (12.39%) Scrum
15 146 (11.82%) Firewall
15 146 (11.82%) Web Services
16 142 (11.50%) Presales
17 137 (11.09%) Linux
18 134 (10.85%) HTML
19 132 (10.69%) Cisco
20 131 (10.61%) JavaScript
21 123 (9.96%) Oracle
22 120 (9.72%) Information Security
23 118 (9.55%) Continuous Integration
23 118 (9.55%) Network Security
24 112 (9.07%) C#
25 111 (8.99%) Mentoring
26 110 (8.91%) Infrastructure Management
26 110 (8.91%) SQL
27 109 (8.83%) MS Excel

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 66 (5.34%) SharePoint
2 49 (3.97%) WebLogic
3 40 (3.24%) JBoss
4 24 (1.94%) Apache Pig
4 24 (1.94%) Apache Spark
4 24 (1.94%) SharePoint 2010
5 23 (1.86%) Elasticsearch
6 22 (1.78%) Skype for Business
7 17 (1.38%) Apache Solr
8 16 (1.30%) WebSphere
9 15 (1.21%) BizTalk Server
10 12 (0.97%) Apache
11 11 (0.89%) SAS
12 10 (0.81%) SharePoint 2013
13 9 (0.73%) MS Exchange
14 8 (0.65%) Confluence
14 8 (0.65%) Tomcat
15 7 (0.57%) Apache ServiceMix
15 7 (0.57%) ArcGIS
15 7 (0.57%) Mule
Applications
1 109 (8.83%) MS Excel
2 41 (3.32%) MS Office
3 9 (0.73%) MS Project
4 7 (0.57%) MS Visio
4 7 (0.57%) Spreadsheet
5 5 (0.40%) Mingle
5 5 (0.40%) MS PowerPoint
6 4 (0.32%) Photoshop
7 2 (0.16%) SPSS
8 1 (0.081%) Adobe Illustrator
8 1 (0.081%) InfoPath
Business Applications
1 35 (2.83%) Dynamics CRM
2 14 (1.13%) Remedy ITSM
3 13 (1.05%) SAP FI
4 11 (0.89%) Dynamics AX
5 8 (0.65%) Oracle BPM
5 8 (0.65%) SAP HR
5 8 (0.65%) SAP Payroll
6 5 (0.40%) Oracle EBS
6 5 (0.40%) Oracle EBS R12
6 5 (0.40%) SAP Oil and Gas
7 4 (0.32%) Oracle Assets
7 4 (0.32%) Oracle Cash Management
7 4 (0.32%) Oracle E-Business Tax
7 4 (0.32%) Oracle General Ledger
7 4 (0.32%) Oracle Payables
7 4 (0.32%) Oracle Receivables
7 4 (0.32%) Oracle Subledger Accounting
7 4 (0.32%) SAP HCM
7 4 (0.32%) SAP PM
7 4 (0.32%) StreamServe
Cloud Services
1 100 (8.10%) Amazon AWS
2 99 (8.02%) Microsoft Azure
3 42 (3.40%) PaaS
4 40 (3.24%) SaaS
5 31 (2.51%) Office 365
6 21 (1.70%) Cloud Computing
6 21 (1.70%) IaaS
7 19 (1.54%) Google Cloud Platform
8 8 (0.65%) Virtual Private Cloud
9 7 (0.57%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
10 6 (0.49%) GitHub
11 5 (0.40%) Oracle CX
12 4 (0.32%) SuccessFactors
13 3 (0.24%) Amazon EC2
13 3 (0.24%) IBM Cloud
14 2 (0.16%) Amazon S3
14 2 (0.16%) Google Play
15 1 (0.081%) Bluemix
15 1 (0.081%) Google Analytics
15 1 (0.081%) OpenShift
Communications & Networking
1 146 (11.82%) Firewall
2 118 (9.55%) Network Security
3 72 (5.83%) VPN
4 63 (5.10%) LAN
5 61 (4.94%) TCP/IP
6 58 (4.70%) WAN
7 57 (4.62%) Cisco ASA
8 40 (3.24%) Wireless
9 38 (3.08%) DNS
9 38 (3.08%) Internet
10 35 (2.83%) Intrusion Detection
11 29 (2.35%) DHCP
12 24 (1.94%) SAN
13 19 (1.54%) Cisco ISE
14 18 (1.46%) Cisco PIX
14 18 (1.46%) MPLS
15 14 (1.13%) HTTP
15 14 (1.13%) IPsec
15 14 (1.13%) SSL
16 13 (1.05%) BGP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 96 (7.77%) Big Data
2 55 (4.45%) SQL Server
3 51 (4.13%) GIS
3 51 (4.13%) NoSQL
4 44 (3.56%) Hadoop
5 43 (3.48%) Apache Cassandra
6 34 (2.75%) MongoDB
7 33 (2.67%) Oracle Database
8 31 (2.51%) PostgreSQL
9 30 (2.43%) MySQL
10 28 (2.27%) Neo4j
11 27 (2.19%) Apache Hive
12 24 (1.94%) Relational Database
13 23 (1.86%) Oracle Database 11g
14 17 (1.38%) DataStax
14 17 (1.38%) HBase
15 15 (1.21%) Data Warehouse
16 10 (0.81%) Azure SQL Database
16 10 (0.81%) SQL Server Integration Services
16 10 (0.81%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 69 (5.59%) Jenkins
2 59 (4.78%) Selenium
3 46 (3.72%) JUnit
4 36 (2.91%) Git (software)
4 36 (2.91%) JIRA
4 36 (2.91%) Subversion
5 28 (2.27%) Maven
5 28 (2.27%) SoapUI
6 22 (1.78%) Ant
7 21 (1.70%) Cucumber
8 20 (1.62%) Atlassian Bamboo
9 15 (1.21%) JBehave
10 14 (1.13%) SonarQube
10 14 (1.13%) TeamCity
11 13 (1.05%) LoadRunner
11 13 (1.05%) Metasploit
11 13 (1.05%) TestNG
12 12 (0.97%) Eclipse
12 12 (0.97%) Hudson
12 12 (0.97%) IntelliJ
General
1 214 (17.33%) Finance
2 63 (5.10%) Retail
3 60 (4.86%) Telecoms
4 43 (3.48%) Legal
5 31 (2.51%) Automotive
6 27 (2.19%) Marketing
7 23 (1.86%) Electronics
8 21 (1.70%) Back Office
9 16 (1.30%) Manufacturing
10 13 (1.05%) Financial Institution
11 11 (0.89%) Local Government
12 9 (0.73%) Banking
12 9 (0.73%) Military
13 7 (0.57%) French Language
13 7 (0.57%) Games
14 5 (0.40%) Advertising
15 4 (0.32%) General Ledger
15 4 (0.32%) German Language
15 4 (0.32%) Multimedia
15 4 (0.32%) Spanish Language
Job Titles
1 238 (19.27%) Architect
2 184 (14.90%) Developer
3 137 (11.09%) Consultant
4 107 (8.66%) Analyst
5 99 (8.02%) Java Developer
6 83 (6.72%) Security Consultant
7 77 (6.23%) Senior Architect
8 76 (6.15%) Solutions Architect
9 69 (5.59%) Network Engineer
10 55 (4.45%) Technical Architect
11 50 (4.05%) Business Analyst
12 45 (3.64%) Security Engineer
12 45 (3.64%) Systems Engineer
13 40 (3.24%) Integration Engineer
14 36 (2.91%) Tester
15 34 (2.75%) Software Engineer
16 33 (2.67%) Network Security Engineer
17 32 (2.59%) Project Manager
18 30 (2.43%) Senior Manager
18 30 (2.43%) Senior Technical Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 146 (11.82%) Web Services
2 134 (10.85%) HTML
3 108 (8.74%) .NET
4 100 (8.10%) Spring
5 96 (7.77%) REST
6 85 (6.88%) HTML5
7 77 (6.23%) AngularJS
8 74 (5.99%) JSON
9 69 (5.59%) XML
10 64 (5.18%) CSS
11 53 (4.29%) Backbone.js
12 47 (3.81%) Spring Integration
13 45 (3.64%) jQuery
14 42 (3.40%) SOAP
15 41 (3.32%) Java EE
15 41 (3.32%) Node.js
16 40 (3.24%) J2EE
17 36 (2.91%) React
18 27 (2.19%) Spring Security
19 26 (2.11%) CSS3
Miscellaneous
1 76 (6.15%) Computer Science
2 73 (5.91%) Management Information System
3 70 (5.67%) Analytical Skills
4 40 (3.24%) Mobile App
5 38 (3.08%) User Experience
6 36 (2.91%) Cyber Attack
7 29 (2.35%) Private Cloud
8 27 (2.19%) Data Centre
9 26 (2.11%) CESG
10 24 (1.94%) Hybrid Cloud
11 23 (1.86%) RSA SecurID
11 23 (1.86%) Visualisation
12 21 (1.70%) Blog
13 20 (1.62%) Cybercrime
14 18 (1.46%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
14 18 (1.46%) PMI
15 14 (1.13%) Enterprise Software
16 13 (1.05%) Blackberry
16 13 (1.05%) Cyberthreat
17 12 (0.97%) Blockchain
Operating Systems
1 192 (15.55%) Windows
2 137 (11.09%) Linux
3 76 (6.15%) Unix
4 75 (6.07%) Windows Server
5 66 (5.34%) Windows Server 2008
6 51 (4.13%) Windows 7
7 39 (3.16%) Windows Server 2012
8 27 (2.19%) Solaris
9 15 (1.21%) Android
10 14 (1.13%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
11 12 (0.97%) Apple iOS
12 11 (0.89%) webOS
12 11 (0.89%) Windows 10
12 11 (0.89%) Windows Phone
12 11 (0.89%) Windows Phone 7
12 11 (0.89%) Windows Server 2003
13 9 (0.73%) Mac OS X
14 7 (0.57%) Kali Linux
14 7 (0.57%) Windows XP
15 5 (0.40%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 370 (29.96%) Agile Software Development
2 194 (15.71%) Open Source
3 166 (13.44%) ITIL
4 165 (13.36%) Project Management
5 161 (13.04%) Cybersecurity
6 153 (12.39%) Scrum
7 142 (11.50%) Presales
8 120 (9.72%) Information Security
9 118 (9.55%) Continuous Integration
10 111 (8.99%) Mentoring
11 110 (8.91%) Infrastructure Management
12 104 (8.42%) Penetration Testing
12 104 (8.42%) Software Engineering
13 103 (8.34%) Business Development
14 95 (7.69%) DevOps
15 93 (7.53%) TDD
16 92 (7.45%) Stakeholder Management
17 81 (6.56%) Migration
18 74 (5.99%) Configuration Management
19 73 (5.91%) MVC
Programming Languages
1 331 (26.80%) Java
2 169 (13.68%) C
3 131 (10.61%) JavaScript
4 112 (9.07%) C#
5 110 (8.91%) SQL
6 88 (7.13%) Scala
7 82 (6.64%) C++
8 67 (5.43%) PHP
9 65 (5.26%) Groovy
9 65 (5.26%) Python
10 47 (3.81%) Ruby
11 42 (3.40%) VB.NET
12 32 (2.59%) PL/SQL
13 28 (2.27%) Objective-C
14 26 (2.11%) Clojure
15 25 (2.02%) PowerShell
16 21 (1.70%) Perl
17 10 (0.81%) Bash Shell
18 9 (0.73%) Shell Script
19 6 (0.49%) R
Qualifications
1 621 (50.28%) SC Cleared
2 386 (31.26%) DV Cleared
3 190 (15.38%) Degree
4 105 (8.50%) Cisco Certification
5 86 (6.96%) CISSP
6 71 (5.75%) CREST Certified
6 71 (5.75%) Microsoft Certification
7 68 (5.51%) CCNA
8 63 (5.10%) CISM
9 56 (4.53%) CCNP
10 47 (3.81%) CHECK Team Leader
11 29 (2.35%) CISA
12 27 (2.19%) CCSA
13 26 (2.11%) ISTQB
14 25 (2.02%) CCSE
14 25 (2.02%) CESG Certified Professional
14 25 (2.02%) ISEB
15 22 (1.78%) PMI Certification
16 21 (1.70%) CCSP
16 21 (1.70%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 87 (7.04%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 73 (5.91%) QA
3 51 (4.13%) SLA
4 46 (3.72%) PCI DSS
5 24 (1.94%) JSP 440
6 12 (0.97%) GCP
6 12 (0.97%) HMG Security Policy Framework
7 7 (0.57%) ISO27002
8 6 (0.49%) COBIT
9 5 (0.40%) Data Quality
9 5 (0.40%) WCAG
10 3 (0.24%) ISO 9001
11 2 (0.16%) Disclosure Scotland
11 2 (0.16%) ISO22301
12 1 (0.081%) GPG13
12 1 (0.081%) PA-DSS
System Software
1 107 (8.66%) Active Directory
2 72 (5.83%) VMware Infrastructure
3 51 (4.13%) Docker
4 30 (2.43%) Hyper-V
5 23 (1.86%) XenApp
6 21 (1.70%) VMware Workstation
7 19 (1.54%) Terminal Services
8 18 (1.46%) Forefront TMG
9 16 (1.30%) ISA Server
10 14 (1.13%) VMware ESXi
11 7 (0.57%) Virtual Machines
12 6 (0.49%) ProxySG
12 6 (0.49%) vSphere
13 5 (0.40%) Apache Flume
13 5 (0.40%) HDFS
13 5 (0.40%) NFS
13 5 (0.40%) Oracle RAC
14 4 (0.32%) Oracle Clusterware
14 4 (0.32%) Postfix
14 4 (0.32%) Virtual Desktop
Systems Management
1 53 (4.29%) Puppet
2 40 (3.24%) Opscode Chef
3 25 (2.02%) SCOM
4 24 (1.94%) Kubernetes
5 23 (1.86%) Ansible
5 23 (1.86%) WSUS
6 20 (1.62%) MOM
7 18 (1.46%) Forefront Identity Manager
8 17 (1.38%) SCCM
9 16 (1.30%) Nessus
10 12 (0.97%) EnCase
11 11 (0.89%) NetBackup
11 11 (0.89%) SCOrch
12 8 (0.65%) Oracle RMAN
13 6 (0.49%) Cisco Prime
13 6 (0.49%) Data Guard
13 6 (0.49%) Microsoft Clustering
14 5 (0.40%) FortiGate
14 5 (0.40%) Hadoop YARN
14 5 (0.40%) Oozie
Vendors
1 203 (16.44%) Microsoft
2 132 (10.69%) Cisco
3 123 (9.96%) Oracle
4 94 (7.61%) VMware
5 56 (4.53%) CheckPoint
6 54 (4.37%) Juniper
7 48 (3.89%) MuleSoft
8 45 (3.64%) Citrix
9 40 (3.24%) SAP
10 36 (2.91%) Palo Alto
11 35 (2.83%) F5
12 27 (2.19%) Red Hat
13 26 (2.11%) IBM
13 26 (2.11%) Intel Security
14 24 (1.94%) EMC
15 23 (1.86%) NetApp
16 22 (1.78%) Splunk
17 21 (1.70%) HP
18 18 (1.46%) Remedy
18 18 (1.46%) SaltStack
Edgware, Middlesex
Experis Ltd
Salary: £30000.00 - £40000.00 per annum + pension + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Edgware, Middlesex
Experis Ltd
Salary: £30000.00 - £40000.00 per annum + Benefits + pension
Posted: Yesterday
Kingston Upon Thames, Surrey
Informatiq Consulting
Salary: Pension + BUPA + Condensed Working Hrs Contract
Posted: 2 days ago
Kingston Upon Thames, Surrey
Informatiq Consulting
Posted: 2 days ago
Kingston Upon Thames, Surrey
Informatiq Consulting
Posted: Yesterday
South West London
Lorien Resourcing
Salary: £25000 - £28000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Shift allowance
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £40,000 - £60,000
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Harris Global
Salary: Up to £75,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Central London / West End
Sopra Steria Recruitment
Salary: Unspecified +bonus + excellent benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Croydon, Surrey
Experis Ltd
Salary: £39333.00 - £45232.00 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Central London / West End
Sopra Steria Recruitment
Salary: Unspecified 5% flex benefits
Posted: Yesterday
North West London
Executive Recruitment Services (ERS)
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Lorien Resourcing
Salary: £25000 - £27000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Central London / West End
Sopra Steria Recruitment
Salary: Unspecified + 15% flex benefits
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Acumin
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £53,000- £80,000 plus an attractive bonus, car and pension scheme
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £40,000 - £60,000
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Computer People
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum + 25 days, healthcare, pension
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £70k - £85k depending on experience
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £40,000 - £60,000
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Capita Resourcing - IT Resourcing
Salary: £55000 - £70000 per annum + travel + benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Kingston Upon Thames, Surrey
Executive Recruitment Services (ERS)
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £60,000 - £80,000 + Car allowance + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £53,000- £80,000 plus an attractive bonus, car and pension scheme
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Acumin
Salary: Up to £85,000 per annum DOE + bonus and package
Posted: 3 days ago
Central London / West End
ENTERPRISE RECRUITMENT LTD
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum, Flexible hours, Bonus + more!
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £45,000 - £60,000 pa + package
Posted: 5 days ago
South West London
Lorien Resourcing
Salary: Negotiable + bonus + shift allowance
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Networking People
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Experis Ltd
Salary: £35000.00 - £50000.00 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago