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 November 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
21 Nov 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Security Clearance
Rank 177 269 248
Rank change year-on-year
+92 -21
Permanent jobs citing Security Cleared 774 487 532
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 1.71% 1.06% 1.14%
As % of the Qualifications category 6.70% 4.24% 4.47%
Number of salaries quoted 577 314 411
Average salary £55,000 £50,000 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+10.00% +5.26%
90% offered a salary of more than £33,850 £35,000 £33,500
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £75,000 £75,000
UK excluding London average salary £46,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+8.23% +6.25%
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
11546 11473 11901
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 25.51% 24.91% 25.57%
Number of salaries quoted 9438 9396 9955
Average salary £50,000 £50,000 £48,727
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +2.61%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £72,500 £75,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £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 21 November 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 21 November 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 +69 223 £57,500 +15.00% 51
Uxbridge +26 27 £60,000 +41.17% 1
Greenwich - 14 £47,500 -
Greenford +1 7 £60,000 +50.00% 4
Hounslow +1 7 £35,000 -53.33%
Canary Wharf +37 5 £24,000 -
Surbiton - 5 £47,500 -
Hammersmith -9 4 £48,750 +21.87%
Westminster - 3 £46,000 - 1
Wembley - 2 £55,000 -
Feltham - 2 £65,000 -
Southwark - 2 - -
Croydon -7 1 - -
New Malden -9 1 £44,000 -
Romford - 1 - -
Harrow - 1 - -
Bromley - 1 £55,000 -
Grays - 1 £18,500 - 1
Hillingdon - 1 - -
Security Cleared
England

Security Cleared
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 21 November 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.

1 844 (56.01%) SC Cleared
2 347 (23.03%) Finance
3 315 (20.90%) ITIL
4 301 (19.97%) Windows
5 251 (16.66%) Microsoft
5 251 (16.66%) Agile Software Development
6 245 (16.26%) Degree
7 226 (15.00%) Oracle
8 200 (13.27%) DV Cleared
9 186 (12.34%) SQL
10 158 (10.48%) Linux
11 156 (10.35%) MS Excel
12 142 (9.42%) Project Management
13 141 (9.36%) Java
14 140 (9.29%) Firewall
15 139 (9.22%) PRINCE2
16 132 (8.76%) HP
17 131 (8.69%) QA
18 129 (8.56%) Cisco
19 127 (8.43%) Active Directory
20 124 (8.23%) Analytical Skills
21 121 (8.03%) Service Management
22 120 (7.96%) VMware
23 115 (7.63%) Change Management
24 110 (7.30%) Retail
25 107 (7.10%) UNIX
26 106 (7.03%) Information Security
27 104 (6.90%) Migration
27 104 (6.90%) C
28 102 (6.77%) Telecoms

Security Cleared
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 21 November 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
1 100 (6.64%) SharePoint
2 47 (3.12%) WebLogic
3 42 (2.79%) Lync
4 40 (2.65%) MS Exchange
5 29 (1.92%) Apache
6 27 (1.79%) IIS
7 25 (1.66%) Tomcat
8 18 (1.19%) WebLogic Portal
9 17 (1.13%) JBoss
9 17 (1.13%) Exchange Server 2010
9 17 (1.13%) Oracle Service Bus
9 17 (1.13%) SharePoint 2010
10 16 (1.06%) SharePoint 2013
11 15 (1.00%) Exchange Server 2013
11 15 (1.00%) Oracle SOA Suite
11 15 (1.00%) Oracle HTTP Server
12 14 (0.93%) WebSphere
12 14 (0.93%) Exchange Server 2007
13 12 (0.80%) SAP EP
13 12 (0.80%) NetWeaver
Applications
1 156 (10.35%) MS Excel
2 56 (3.72%) MS Office
3 22 (1.46%) MS Visio
4 15 (1.00%) MS Project
5 13 (0.86%) MS PowerPoint
6 7 (0.46%) InfoPath
7 4 (0.27%) Spreadsheet
8 2 (0.13%) Photoshop
8 2 (0.13%) SPSS
9 1 (0.066%) AutoCAD
Business Applications
1 65 (4.31%) Oracle EBS R12
2 61 (4.05%) Oracle EBS
3 37 (2.46%) Oracle Applications
4 26 (1.73%) Dynamics CRM
5 21 (1.39%) Remedy ITSM
6 14 (0.93%) Oracle iProcurement
7 13 (0.86%) Oracle ERP
8 11 (0.73%) Oracle Receivables
9 10 (0.66%) Oracle General Ledger
9 10 (0.66%) Oracle Payables
10 8 (0.53%) JDE OneWorld
10 8 (0.53%) Oracle Financials
11 7 (0.46%) SAP BPC
12 6 (0.40%) SAP FI
12 6 (0.40%) Oracle CRM
12 6 (0.40%) SAP PP
12 6 (0.40%) Oracle HRMS
12 6 (0.40%) SAP FI/CO
12 6 (0.40%) SAP CO
13 5 (0.33%) Oracle SCM
Cloud Services
1 22 (1.46%) Office 365
2 14 (0.93%) SaaS
3 13 (0.86%) PaaS
4 9 (0.60%) IaaS
5 8 (0.53%) Microsoft Azure
6 5 (0.33%) Basecamp
7 4 (0.27%) Amazon EMR
7 4 (0.27%) Amazon EC2
7 4 (0.27%) Amazon S3
8 2 (0.13%) Taleo
8 2 (0.13%) Amazon AWS
8 2 (0.13%) Google Apps
9 1 (0.066%) Force.com
Communications & Networking
1 140 (9.29%) Firewall
2 97 (6.44%) LAN
2 97 (6.44%) WAN
3 88 (5.84%) Wireless
4 59 (3.92%) TCP/IP
5 55 (3.65%) HTTP
6 49 (3.25%) Network Security
7 46 (3.05%) SAN
8 45 (2.99%) DNS
9 43 (2.85%) VPN
10 39 (2.59%) Wireless Security
11 38 (2.52%) Wi-Fi
12 36 (2.39%) NAS
13 32 (2.12%) Structured Cabling
14 31 (2.06%) SNMP
14 31 (2.06%) DSL
15 30 (1.99%) IPsec
16 28 (1.86%) Cisco ASA
16 28 (1.86%) DHCP
17 27 (1.79%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 98 (6.50%) SQL Server
2 93 (6.17%) Oracle Database
3 46 (3.05%) Oracle Database 11g
4 34 (2.26%) Oracle BI EE
5 31 (2.06%) SQL Server 2008
6 29 (1.92%) MySQL
6 29 (1.92%) Data Warehouse
7 23 (1.53%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 20 (1.33%) Big Data
9 19 (1.26%) Oracle Exadata
10 18 (1.19%) Oracle Reports
11 15 (1.00%) Oracle BI Publisher
12 14 (0.93%) NoSQL
13 13 (0.86%) OLAP
13 13 (0.86%) SQL Server 2005
14 12 (0.80%) SQL Server Reporting Services
14 12 (0.80%) SQL Server Analysis Services
14 12 (0.80%) Oracle Database 10g
14 12 (0.80%) SQL Server 2012
15 9 (0.60%) Hadoop
Development Applications
1 32 (2.12%) JIRA
2 24 (1.59%) Git (software)
3 23 (1.53%) Selenium
4 22 (1.46%) Cucumber
5 21 (1.39%) Team Foundation Server
6 19 (1.26%) JUnit
7 17 (1.13%) Visual Studio
7 17 (1.13%) Subversion
8 14 (0.93%) Rational DOORS
8 14 (0.93%) Jenkins
9 13 (0.86%) JMeter
10 11 (0.73%) FitNesse
11 9 (0.60%) LoadRunner
11 9 (0.60%) Oracle Forms
12 8 (0.53%) Ant
12 8 (0.53%) SoapUI
13 7 (0.46%) Maven
14 6 (0.40%) RequisitePro
14 6 (0.40%) VSS/SourceSafe
14 6 (0.40%) Mercurial
General
1 347 (23.03%) Finance
2 110 (7.30%) Retail
3 102 (6.77%) Telecoms
4 46 (3.05%) Banking
5 24 (1.59%) Marketing
6 23 (1.53%) Manufacturing
7 22 (1.46%) Aerospace
8 20 (1.33%) Military
9 19 (1.26%) Legal
10 14 (0.93%) Financial Institution
10 14 (0.93%) Electronics
11 13 (0.86%) Games
12 10 (0.66%) Back Office
13 9 (0.60%) Law
14 8 (0.53%) Pharmaceutical
15 4 (0.27%) Advertising
16 3 (0.20%) Publishing
16 3 (0.20%) Investment Banking
16 3 (0.20%) General Ledger
17 2 (0.13%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 313 (20.77%) Consultant
2 148 (9.82%) Developer
3 130 (8.63%) Architect
4 118 (7.83%) Analyst
5 85 (5.64%) Project Manager
6 75 (4.98%) Network Engineer
7 70 (4.64%) DBA
8 68 (4.51%) Test Consultant
9 61 (4.05%) Oracle Consultant
10 54 (3.58%) Test Manager
11 51 (3.38%) Oracle DBA
12 48 (3.19%) Tester
13 47 (3.12%) Security Consultant
14 44 (2.92%) Service Manager
15 42 (2.79%) Support Engineer
16 39 (2.59%) Senior Consultant
17 37 (2.46%) Programme Manager
18 35 (2.32%) Senior Manager
19 33 (2.19%) Senior Network Engineer
20 32 (2.12%) Java Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 76 (5.04%) .NET
2 71 (4.71%) HTML
3 69 (4.58%) XML
4 50 (3.32%) Web Services
5 49 (3.25%) CSS
6 38 (2.52%) HTML5
7 32 (2.12%) Middleware
8 30 (1.99%) Spring
8 30 (1.99%) J2EE
9 27 (1.79%) Hibernate
9 27 (1.79%) Oracle Fusion
10 26 (1.73%) REST
11 25 (1.66%) ASP.NET
11 25 (1.66%) SOAP
12 20 (1.33%) JSON
13 18 (1.19%) jQuery
13 18 (1.19%) Ajax
14 16 (1.06%) JSP
15 15 (1.00%) .NET Framework
15 15 (1.00%) XML Messaging
Miscellaneous
1 124 (8.23%) Analytical Skills
2 74 (4.91%) Management Information System
3 64 (4.25%) Computer Science
4 60 (3.98%) Open Source
5 57 (3.78%) Clustering
6 37 (2.46%) Replication
6 37 (2.46%) GIS
7 28 (1.86%) CESG
8 20 (1.33%) User Experience
9 17 (1.13%) Oracle Exalogic
10 16 (1.06%) Mobile App
10 16 (1.06%) Blackberry
10 16 (1.06%) Mathematics
10 16 (1.06%) Human Factors
11 14 (0.93%) Video Conferencing
12 13 (0.86%) Algorithms
13 12 (0.80%) Data Integration
13 12 (0.80%) Cryptography
14 11 (0.73%) Handset
15 10 (0.66%) Physics
Operating Systems
1 301 (19.97%) Windows
2 158 (10.48%) Linux
3 107 (7.10%) UNIX
4 58 (3.85%) Windows Server 2008
5 45 (2.99%) Windows Server 2003
6 41 (2.72%) Windows Server 2012
7 29 (1.92%) Windows 7
8 24 (1.59%) Solaris
8 24 (1.59%) Windows XP
9 23 (1.53%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 22 (1.46%) CentOS
11 17 (1.13%) SUSE
12 16 (1.06%) Android
13 15 (1.00%) Debian
13 15 (1.00%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
14 14 (0.93%) Ubuntu
15 11 (0.73%) Windows 8
16 8 (0.53%) Apple iOS
17 5 (0.33%) Windows Vista
17 5 (0.33%) Windows 2000 Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 315 (20.90%) ITIL
2 251 (16.66%) Agile Software Development
3 142 (9.42%) Project Management
4 139 (9.22%) PRINCE2
5 121 (8.03%) Service Management
6 115 (7.63%) Change Management
7 106 (7.03%) Information Security
8 104 (6.90%) Migration
9 99 (6.57%) Service Delivery
10 93 (6.17%) Software Testing
11 77 (5.11%) Stakeholder Management
12 76 (5.04%) Business Intelligence
13 72 (4.78%) Risk Management
13 72 (4.78%) Data Migration
14 69 (4.58%) Test Management
15 68 (4.51%) SOA
16 66 (4.38%) User Acceptance Testing
16 66 (4.38%) Mentoring
17 60 (3.98%) Scrum
18 57 (3.78%) Penetration Testing
Programming Languages
1 186 (12.34%) SQL
2 141 (9.36%) Java
3 104 (6.90%) C
4 68 (4.51%) JavaScript
5 64 (4.25%) C#
6 48 (3.19%) PHP
7 37 (2.46%) Perl
7 37 (2.46%) Shell Script
8 36 (2.39%) C++
9 33 (2.19%) PL/SQL
10 28 (1.86%) PowerShell
11 23 (1.53%) Bash Shell
12 21 (1.39%) Python
13 20 (1.33%) Ruby
14 15 (1.00%) Bourne shell
14 15 (1.00%) sed
14 15 (1.00%) AWK
14 15 (1.00%) VB.NET
14 15 (1.00%) ABAP
15 12 (0.80%) SAPscript
Qualifications
1 844 (56.01%) SC Cleared
2 245 (16.26%) Degree
3 200 (13.27%) DV Cleared
4 85 (5.64%) Cisco Certification
5 64 (4.25%) ISEB
6 62 (4.11%) CCNP
7 61 (4.05%) Microsoft Certification
8 60 (3.98%) CISSP
9 43 (2.85%) CISM
9 43 (2.85%) MCSE
9 43 (2.85%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
10 37 (2.46%) ISTQB
11 36 (2.39%) CCIE
11 36 (2.39%) CTC Cleared
12 35 (2.32%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
13 34 (2.26%) BC Cleared
14 32 (2.12%) MCITP
14 32 (2.12%) CCNA
15 31 (2.06%) CCSE
16 29 (1.92%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 131 (8.69%) QA
2 90 (5.97%) SLA
3 70 (4.64%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 33 (2.19%) JSP 440
5 24 (1.59%) PCI DSS
6 10 (0.66%) COBIT
7 9 (0.60%) ISO 9001
8 2 (0.13%) ISO 9000
9 1 (0.066%) Sarbanes-Oxley
9 1 (0.066%) IEC 61508
9 1 (0.066%) Solvency II
9 1 (0.066%) Data Quality
9 1 (0.066%) GPG13
System Software
1 127 (8.43%) Active Directory
2 83 (5.51%) VMware Infrastructure
3 42 (2.79%) VMware ESXi
4 39 (2.59%) Hyper-V
5 34 (2.26%) Oracle RAC
6 32 (2.12%) XenApp
7 19 (1.26%) vSphere
8 17 (1.13%) NFS
8 17 (1.13%) Oracle RMAN
9 16 (1.06%) Firmware
10 12 (0.80%) VMware ESX
11 9 (0.60%) XenDesktop
12 8 (0.53%) Microsoft App-V
13 4 (0.27%) Snort
13 4 (0.27%) VirtualBox
14 2 (0.13%) vCloud
14 2 (0.13%) pfSense
14 2 (0.13%) ProxySG
14 2 (0.13%) Terminal Services
14 2 (0.13%) Samba
Systems Management
1 47 (3.12%) OpenView
2 43 (2.85%) HP Quality Center
3 39 (2.59%) Data Guard
4 34 (2.26%) SCCM
5 30 (1.99%) SCOM
6 25 (1.66%) CiscoWorks
7 13 (0.86%) HP SIM
8 12 (0.80%) Puppet
8 12 (0.80%) SCOrch
9 11 (0.73%) Norton AntiVirus
10 10 (0.66%) NetBackup
11 9 (0.60%) SCVMM
11 9 (0.60%) SCDPM
12 8 (0.53%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
13 7 (0.46%) Nagios
13 7 (0.46%) Cacti
14 6 (0.40%) Forefront Identity Manager
14 6 (0.40%) FortiGate
14 6 (0.40%) WSUS
14 6 (0.40%) Cisco Prime
Vendors
1 251 (16.66%) Microsoft
2 226 (15.00%) Oracle
3 132 (8.76%) HP
4 129 (8.56%) Cisco
5 120 (7.96%) VMware
6 85 (5.64%) Juniper
7 66 (4.38%) Citrix
8 58 (3.85%) CheckPoint
9 49 (3.25%) SAP
10 48 (3.19%) Remedy
11 41 (2.72%) Red Hat
12 37 (2.46%) F5
13 33 (2.19%) Fujitsu
14 31 (2.06%) IBM
15 25 (1.66%) Symantec
16 23 (1.53%) Dell
17 22 (1.46%) Salesforce.com
17 22 (1.46%) BMC
18 21 (1.39%) Adobe
19 19 (1.26%) NetApp
Kingston Upon Thames, Surrey
Informatiq Consulting
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 21 hours ago
London
CGI
Salary: £60000 - £85000 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Consulting Point
Salary: £60000 - £75000 per annum + benefits, car, pension, bonus
Posted: 2 days ago
London
CGI
Salary: £50000 - £75000 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
LA International
Salary: £50000 - £75000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
London
DCL Search & Selection
Salary: £60k - 65k per year + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
South West London
Homes and Communities Agency
Salary: From £51,771 to £65,854 per annum dependent on location
Posted: 2 days ago
South West London
Homes and Communities Agency
Salary: From £55,499 to £65,852 per annum dependent on location
Posted: 2 days ago
South West London
Homes and Communities Agency
Salary: From £51,771 to £65,854 per annum dependent on location
Posted: 2 days ago
South West London
Homes and Communities Agency
Salary: From £41,417 to £55,499 per annum dependent on location
Posted: 2 days ago
Central London / West End
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 28000 - 40000 + excellent benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
London
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: From £70,000 to £100,000 per annum plus an outstanding package
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Connectus
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Executive Recruitment Services (ERS)
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
People Source Consulting
Salary: £35000 - £90000 per annum + Excellent Benefits + bonus
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Give-A-Grad-A-Go Ltd
Salary: £25k - 30k per year
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 40000 - 65000 + excellent bens
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Transport For London
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
LA International
Salary: £60000 - £70000 per annum + Excellent flexible benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
South East London
Lorien Resourcing
Salary: £45000 - £47000 per annum + Bonus, 25 days holiday, pension
Posted: 3 days ago