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 31 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
31 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Security Clearance
Rank 198 202 257
Rank change year-on-year
+4 +55
Permanent jobs citing Security Cleared 728 752 508
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 1.65% 1.56% 1.15%
As % of the Qualifications category 6.52% 6.20% 4.54%
Number of salaries quoted 598 491 323
Average salary £55,000 £50,000 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+10.00% -
90% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £33,200 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £75,000 £75,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £46,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
-3.22% +9.41%
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
11158 12125 11183
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 25.23% 25.19% 25.21%
Number of salaries quoted 9085 9732 9049
Average salary £52,500 £50,000 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.00% -
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £72,500 £75,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.65% +2.50%

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 31 July 2015.

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 31 July 2015. 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 -9 164 £55,000 +6.79% 38
Hounslow - 6 £60,000 - 1
New Malden - 6 - -
Greenford 0 5 £55,000 +111.53%
Wembley +4 4 £49,500 +23.75% 1
Feltham - 4 £43,000 - 1
Hammersmith +3 1 £39,500 -
Greenwich -2 1 £45,000 +104.54%
Croydon -4 1 £43,000 -21.81%
Docklands, London - 1 £45,000 -
Westminster - 1 - -
Beckenham - 1 £24,000 -
Security Cleared
England

Security Cleared
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, 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.

1 900 (55.18%) SC Cleared
2 416 (25.51%) DV Cleared
3 366 (22.44%) Oracle
4 340 (20.85%) Windows
5 281 (17.23%) Finance
6 279 (17.11%) Degree
7 256 (15.70%) Cisco
8 251 (15.39%) ITIL
9 245 (15.02%) Microsoft
10 237 (14.53%) Firewall
11 235 (14.41%) Agile Software Development
12 218 (13.37%) C
13 215 (13.18%) Cisco Certification
14 211 (12.94%) Linux
15 190 (11.65%) VMware
16 189 (11.59%) Analytical Skills
17 188 (11.53%) UNIX
17 188 (11.53%) SQL
18 184 (11.28%) SQL Server
19 176 (10.79%) Java
20 166 (10.18%) .NET
21 155 (9.50%) C#
22 148 (9.07%) CheckPoint
22 148 (9.07%) Juniper
23 147 (9.01%) CCNP
23 147 (9.01%) Information Security
23 147 (9.01%) VMware Infrastructure
24 146 (8.95%) MS Excel
25 133 (8.15%) Business Intelligence
25 133 (8.15%) Oracle EBS

Security Cleared
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, 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
1 104 (6.38%) SharePoint
2 72 (4.41%) IIS
3 65 (3.99%) WebLogic
4 39 (2.39%) SAS
4 39 (2.39%) SharePoint 2010
5 36 (2.21%) SharePoint 2013
6 32 (1.96%) BizTalk Server
7 28 (1.72%) Oracle SOA Suite
8 27 (1.66%) MS Exchange
8 27 (1.66%) WebSphere
9 26 (1.59%) CMS
10 24 (1.47%) Umbraco
11 22 (1.35%) Oracle Application Server
12 21 (1.29%) Exchange Server 2010
13 20 (1.23%) Lync
14 18 (1.10%) JBoss
15 16 (0.98%) Apache Pig
16 14 (0.86%) Elasticsearch
16 14 (0.86%) Tomcat
17 13 (0.80%) ArcGIS
Applications
1 146 (8.95%) MS Excel
2 62 (3.80%) MS Office
3 18 (1.10%) MS Visio
4 16 (0.98%) MS PowerPoint
5 15 (0.92%) SPSS
5 15 (0.92%) MS Project
6 8 (0.49%) InfoPath
7 1 (0.061%) Spreadsheet
7 1 (0.061%) OmniGraffle
7 1 (0.061%) Adobe Creative Suite
7 1 (0.061%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 133 (8.15%) Oracle EBS
2 110 (6.74%) Oracle EBS R12
3 39 (2.39%) Oracle Applications
4 37 (2.27%) Dynamics CRM
5 36 (2.21%) Oracle General Ledger
5 36 (2.21%) Oracle Financials
5 36 (2.21%) Oracle Payables
5 36 (2.21%) Oracle Receivables
6 33 (2.02%) Oracle Cash Management
7 31 (1.90%) Oracle Assets
8 24 (1.47%) Remedy ITSM
9 23 (1.41%) Oracle E-Business Tax
10 21 (1.29%) Oracle Subledger Accounting
11 20 (1.23%) Oracle iProcurement
11 20 (1.23%) Oracle ERP
12 16 (0.98%) Oracle HRMS
13 13 (0.80%) Oracle Payroll
13 13 (0.80%) Dynamics AX
14 7 (0.43%) SAP Oil and Gas
15 6 (0.37%) Oracle BPM
Cloud Services
1 33 (2.02%) Microsoft Azure
2 25 (1.53%) Amazon AWS
3 16 (0.98%) Amazon EC2
3 16 (0.98%) Amazon S3
3 16 (0.98%) Amazon EMR
4 15 (0.92%) SaaS
5 11 (0.67%) Office 365
6 6 (0.37%) Cloud Computing
7 4 (0.25%) PaaS
8 2 (0.12%) SuccessFactors
9 1 (0.061%) Google Cloud Platform
9 1 (0.061%) Yammer
9 1 (0.061%) Veeva
9 1 (0.061%) Dropbox
9 1 (0.061%) FinancialForce.com
9 1 (0.061%) CodePlex
9 1 (0.061%) Heroku
9 1 (0.061%) Taleo
9 1 (0.061%) Joyent
9 1 (0.061%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 237 (14.53%) Firewall
2 111 (6.81%) LAN
2 111 (6.81%) WAN
3 92 (5.64%) DNS
4 86 (5.27%) Wireless
5 82 (5.03%) Cisco ASA
6 73 (4.48%) DHCP
7 64 (3.92%) SAN
8 63 (3.86%) SNMP
9 54 (3.31%) FWSM
10 49 (3.00%) Network Security
11 46 (2.82%) NetScreen
12 42 (2.58%) BGP
12 42 (2.58%) Cisco Nexus
13 41 (2.51%) VoIP
14 40 (2.45%) OSPF
15 39 (2.39%) TCP/IP
16 35 (2.15%) VPN
17 32 (1.96%) Wireless Security
18 31 (1.90%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 184 (11.28%) SQL Server
2 99 (6.07%) Oracle Database
3 77 (4.72%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 70 (4.29%) Oracle Database 11g
5 67 (4.11%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 64 (3.92%) Relational Database
7 62 (3.80%) Data Warehouse
8 59 (3.62%) Oracle Exadata
9 57 (3.49%) SQL Server 2008
10 54 (3.31%) MySQL
11 51 (3.13%) SQL Server Analysis Services
12 41 (2.51%) MongoDB
13 38 (2.33%) Oracle BI EE
14 30 (1.84%) Big Data
15 27 (1.66%) Hadoop
16 25 (1.53%) PostgreSQL
17 21 (1.29%) QlikView
17 21 (1.29%) Mahout
18 18 (1.10%) Oracle BI Publisher
18 18 (1.10%) Oracle Database 10g
Development Applications
1 80 (4.90%) Visual Studio
2 37 (2.27%) Git (software)
3 36 (2.21%) Selenium
4 34 (2.08%) Jenkins
5 33 (2.02%) NUnit
6 25 (1.53%) Team Foundation Server
7 23 (1.41%) JUnit
8 20 (1.23%) JIRA
9 18 (1.10%) CruiseControl
9 18 (1.10%) MSBuild
10 17 (1.04%) Visual Studio Team System
10 17 (1.04%) Maven
11 16 (0.98%) WebDriver
11 16 (0.98%) Yeoman
12 15 (0.92%) FitNesse
13 13 (0.80%) Cucumber
14 12 (0.74%) Subversion
15 11 (0.67%) JMeter
16 10 (0.61%) Ant
16 10 (0.61%) Rational DOORS
General
1 281 (17.23%) Finance
2 121 (7.42%) Telecoms
3 87 (5.33%) Retail
4 42 (2.58%) Banking
5 31 (1.90%) General Ledger
6 29 (1.78%) Manufacturing
7 20 (1.23%) Marketing
8 19 (1.16%) Legal
8 19 (1.16%) Financial Institution
9 14 (0.86%) Military
10 12 (0.74%) Electronics
11 9 (0.55%) Aerospace
12 8 (0.49%) Law
13 7 (0.43%) Pharmaceutical
13 7 (0.43%) Advertising
14 6 (0.37%) Publishing
15 4 (0.25%) Games
15 4 (0.25%) Billing
15 4 (0.25%) Investment Banking
16 3 (0.18%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 286 (17.54%) Consultant
2 181 (11.10%) Architect
3 180 (11.04%) Developer
4 126 (7.73%) Analyst
5 98 (6.01%) Oracle Consultant
6 86 (5.27%) Network Engineer
7 83 (5.09%) Security Consultant
8 72 (4.41%) DBA
9 64 (3.92%) .NET Developer
10 49 (3.00%) Oracle DBA
10 49 (3.00%) Systems Engineer
11 45 (2.76%) Software Engineer
11 45 (2.76%) Project Manager
11 45 (2.76%) Tester
12 44 (2.70%) Oracle Architect
13 41 (2.51%) Test Manager
14 40 (2.45%) Business Analyst
14 40 (2.45%) Technical Architect
14 40 (2.45%) Support Engineer
15 37 (2.27%) Firewall Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 166 (10.18%) .NET
2 112 (6.87%) ASP.NET
3 105 (6.44%) Web Services
4 98 (6.01%) HTML
5 91 (5.58%) CSS
6 90 (5.52%) WCF
7 78 (4.78%) .NET Framework
8 72 (4.41%) Entity Framework
8 72 (4.41%) J2EE
9 69 (4.23%) Oracle Fusion
10 66 (4.05%) XML
10 66 (4.05%) Middleware
11 49 (3.00%) HTML5
12 44 (2.70%) CSS3
13 42 (2.58%) ASP.NET MVC
14 41 (2.51%) jQuery
15 36 (2.21%) ADO.NET
16 34 (2.08%) WF
17 32 (1.96%) Spring
18 31 (1.90%) DAO
Miscellaneous
1 189 (11.59%) Analytical Skills
2 65 (3.99%) Data Centre
3 62 (3.80%) Visualisation
3 62 (3.80%) Computer Science
4 59 (3.62%) Management Information System
4 59 (3.62%) Oracle Exalogic
5 50 (3.07%) Mathematics
6 49 (3.00%) Replication
7 43 (2.64%) Clustering
7 43 (2.64%) GIS
8 35 (2.15%) PKI
9 32 (1.96%) CESG
10 21 (1.29%) Mobile App
11 18 (1.10%) User Experience
12 17 (1.04%) Blackberry
13 16 (0.98%) CESG CLAS
13 16 (0.98%) Enterprise Software
14 15 (0.92%) Digital Media
14 15 (0.92%) SCADA
15 14 (0.86%) Economics
Operating Systems
1 340 (20.85%) Windows
2 211 (12.94%) Linux
3 188 (11.53%) UNIX
4 79 (4.84%) Windows Server 2008
5 34 (2.08%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 33 (2.02%) Windows Server 2012
7 32 (1.96%) Windows 7
7 32 (1.96%) Windows Server 2003
8 17 (1.04%) Ubuntu
8 17 (1.04%) Solaris
9 11 (0.67%) AIX
10 8 (0.49%) Windows XP
10 8 (0.49%) CentOS
11 6 (0.37%) Mac OS X
12 5 (0.31%) Windows 2000
13 4 (0.25%) FreeBSD
13 4 (0.25%) VMS
13 4 (0.25%) Android
14 3 (0.18%) Windows 8
15 2 (0.12%) Windows Phone
Processes & Methodologies
1 251 (15.39%) ITIL
2 235 (14.41%) Agile Software Development
3 147 (9.01%) Information Security
4 133 (8.15%) Business Intelligence
5 127 (7.79%) Analytics
6 110 (6.74%) Service Delivery
7 109 (6.68%) Project Management
8 104 (6.38%) Stakeholder Management
9 100 (6.13%) MVC
9 100 (6.13%) Cyber Security
10 98 (6.01%) Change Management
11 96 (5.89%) UML
12 89 (5.46%) Service Management
13 88 (5.40%) Risk Management
13 88 (5.40%) Software Engineering
14 83 (5.09%) Scrum
15 81 (4.97%) PRINCE2
16 78 (4.78%) SOA
17 72 (4.41%) Penetration Testing
18 71 (4.35%) Business Analysis
Programming Languages
1 218 (13.37%) C
2 188 (11.53%) SQL
3 176 (10.79%) Java
4 155 (9.50%) C#
5 101 (6.19%) JavaScript
6 81 (4.97%) Python
7 64 (3.92%) C++
8 51 (3.13%) Ruby
9 47 (2.88%) Bash Shell
10 33 (2.02%) PowerShell
10 33 (2.02%) Perl
11 31 (1.90%) PL/SQL
12 28 (1.72%) PHP
13 24 (1.47%) R
14 23 (1.41%) Shell Script
15 19 (1.16%) VBA
16 18 (1.10%) VB.NET
17 16 (0.98%) Clojure
18 15 (0.92%) T-SQL
19 9 (0.55%) VB
Qualifications
1 900 (55.18%) SC Cleared
2 416 (25.51%) DV Cleared
3 279 (17.11%) Degree
4 215 (13.18%) Cisco Certification
5 147 (9.01%) CCNP
6 100 (6.13%) CISSP
7 99 (6.07%) CCNA
8 82 (5.03%) CCSA
9 79 (4.84%) CCIE
10 78 (4.78%) Microsoft Certification
11 62 (3.80%) CISM
12 51 (3.13%) ISTQB
12 51 (3.13%) CCSE
13 46 (2.82%) JNCIP
14 40 (2.45%) ISEB
15 38 (2.33%) MCP
16 30 (1.84%) MCSE
16 30 (1.84%) CISA
17 25 (1.53%) ITIL Certification
18 24 (1.47%) CCDP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 85 (5.21%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 56 (3.43%) SLA
3 43 (2.64%) QA
4 32 (1.96%) COBIT
5 28 (1.72%) PCI DSS
6 26 (1.59%) JSP 440
7 19 (1.16%) MiFID
7 19 (1.16%) EMIR
7 19 (1.16%) CRD IV
8 3 (0.18%) Dodd-Frank
8 3 (0.18%) Sarbanes-Oxley
9 2 (0.12%) PMBOK
9 2 (0.12%) ISO 9001
10 1 (0.061%) GPG13
10 1 (0.061%) P3O
10 1 (0.061%) EFQM
10 1 (0.061%) BS7799
10 1 (0.061%) ISO/IEC 20000
System Software
1 147 (9.01%) VMware Infrastructure
2 122 (7.48%) Active Directory
3 45 (2.76%) Oracle RAC
4 32 (1.96%) Hyper-V
5 23 (1.41%) XenApp
5 23 (1.41%) VMware ESX
6 20 (1.23%) VirtualBox
7 18 (1.10%) vSphere
8 13 (0.80%) Firmware
9 12 (0.74%) XenDesktop
9 12 (0.74%) Oracle Clusterware
10 11 (0.67%) vCloud
10 11 (0.67%) VMware ESXi
10 11 (0.67%) VMware Workstation
11 8 (0.49%) Microsoft App-V
11 8 (0.49%) Snort
12 6 (0.37%) iptables
13 5 (0.31%) Terminal Services
14 4 (0.25%) Xen
14 4 (0.25%) Microsoft Virtual Server
Systems Management
1 47 (2.88%) Data Guard
2 26 (1.59%) Puppet
3 19 (1.16%) Hyperic
4 18 (1.10%) Cisco Prime
5 17 (1.04%) Vagrant
6 16 (0.98%) SCCM
6 16 (0.98%) SCOM
7 15 (0.92%) Oracle RMAN
8 13 (0.80%) Norton AntiVirus
9 12 (0.74%) OpenView
10 11 (0.67%) Oracle Flashback
11 9 (0.55%) Nessus
12 7 (0.43%) NetBackup
12 7 (0.43%) Nagios
12 7 (0.43%) HP Quality Center
13 6 (0.37%) SCOrch
13 6 (0.37%) Backup Exec
13 6 (0.37%) Opscode Chef
14 4 (0.25%) Ansible
14 4 (0.25%) ARCserve
Vendors
1 366 (22.44%) Oracle
2 256 (15.70%) Cisco
3 245 (15.02%) Microsoft
4 190 (11.65%) VMware
5 148 (9.07%) Juniper
5 148 (9.07%) CheckPoint
6 96 (5.89%) HP
7 62 (3.80%) F5
8 55 (3.37%) Citrix
9 48 (2.94%) IBM
9 48 (2.94%) NetApp
10 45 (2.76%) Remedy
11 38 (2.33%) Symantec
12 37 (2.27%) SAP
13 36 (2.21%) Red Hat
14 35 (2.15%) Sybase
15 27 (1.66%) McAfee
15 27 (1.66%) Tableau
16 23 (1.41%) EMC
17 22 (1.35%) SolarWinds
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