The first table below looks at the demand 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 30 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Qualifications for the London region.

Location
3 months to
30 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Security Clearance
Rank 191 240 226
Rank change year-on-year
+49 -14
Permanent jobs citing Security Cleared 751 510 599
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 1.56% 1.15% 1.17%
As % of the Qualifications category 6.19% 4.56% 4.72%
Number of salaries quoted 491 321 512
Average salary £50,000 £50,000 £50,000
90% offered a salary of more than £33,200 £32,500 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £75,000 £77,500
UK excluding London average salary £46,500 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+9.41% -
Qualifications Category
London
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
12124 11188 12701
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 25.19% 25.21% 24.71%
Number of salaries quoted 9733 9029 11050
Average salary £50,000 £50,000 £50,000
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £75,000 £72,500
UK excluding London average salary £41,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.50% -
Security Cleared
England

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 30 July 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 30 July 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 +71 210 £51,500 +3.00% 45
Canary Wharf +7 8 £52,500 -25.00%
Croydon -8 8 £55,000 +57.14% 1
Hammersmith -4 4 - -
Enfield - 3 - -
Greenford - 2 £26,000 - 2
Wembley - 2 £40,000 -
Kingston Upon Thames -15 1 £27,000 -36.47% 2
Greenwich - 1 £22,000 -
Hayes - 1 - -
Isleworth - 1 - -
Security Cleared
England

Security Cleared
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 30 July 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.

1 835 (57.07%) SC Cleared
2 386 (26.38%) Finance
3 269 (18.39%) ITIL
4 267 (18.25%) Windows
5 212 (14.49%) Linux
6 201 (13.74%) Oracle
7 189 (12.92%) Degree
8 185 (12.65%) Java
9 179 (12.24%) SQL
9 179 (12.24%) PRINCE2
10 172 (11.76%) HP
11 171 (11.69%) DV Cleared
12 170 (11.62%) Microsoft
13 167 (11.41%) Retail
14 149 (10.18%) VMware
15 140 (9.57%) Telecoms
16 137 (9.36%) MS Excel
17 134 (9.16%) UNIX
18 132 (9.02%) QA
19 131 (8.95%) Project Management
20 116 (7.93%) Software Testing
21 113 (7.72%) Service Management
22 112 (7.66%) Agile Software Development
23 109 (7.45%) Information Security
24 107 (7.31%) Firewall
25 94 (6.43%) Cisco
26 91 (6.22%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
27 90 (6.15%) Open Source
28 86 (5.88%) Scrum
29 85 (5.81%) Service Delivery

Security Cleared
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 30 July 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 71 (4.85%) SharePoint
2 70 (4.78%) Apache
3 69 (4.72%) WebLogic
4 38 (2.60%) IIS
5 37 (2.53%) Tomcat
6 26 (1.78%) MS Exchange
7 22 (1.50%) Lync
8 19 (1.30%) Confluence
8 19 (1.30%) WebLogic Portal
9 17 (1.16%) SharePoint 2010
10 16 (1.09%) WebSphere
10 16 (1.09%) Apache Pig
11 13 (0.89%) Oracle Service Bus
11 13 (0.89%) WebSphere Application Server
12 11 (0.75%) SharePoint 2013
12 11 (0.75%) NetWeaver
13 10 (0.68%) WebSphere Process Server
13 10 (0.68%) SAS
13 10 (0.68%) WebLogic Integration
13 10 (0.68%) CMS
Applications
1 137 (9.36%) MS Excel
2 56 (3.83%) MS Office
3 23 (1.57%) MS Visio
4 15 (1.03%) MS Project
4 15 (1.03%) MS PowerPoint
5 4 (0.27%) InfoPath
6 2 (0.14%) Spreadsheet
6 2 (0.14%) AutoCAD
6 2 (0.14%) SPSS
7 1 (0.068%) OmniGraffle
Business Applications
1 29 (1.98%) Dynamics CRM
2 27 (1.85%) Oracle EBS
2 27 (1.85%) Oracle EBS R12
3 23 (1.57%) Oracle Applications
4 16 (1.09%) JDE OneWorld
5 11 (0.75%) SAP BPC
6 8 (0.55%) Oracle ERP
6 8 (0.55%) Oracle BPM
6 8 (0.55%) AquaLogic BPM
7 7 (0.48%) SAP FI/CO
7 7 (0.48%) SAP FI
7 7 (0.48%) SAP CO
8 5 (0.34%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
8 5 (0.34%) Oracle CRM
8 5 (0.34%) SAP MM
8 5 (0.34%) Remedy ITSM
9 4 (0.27%) SAP SRM
9 4 (0.27%) SAP SD
9 4 (0.27%) Oracle Payroll
10 3 (0.21%) Oracle iRecruitment
Cloud Services
1 12 (0.82%) Amazon EC2
1 12 (0.82%) Amazon S3
1 12 (0.82%) SaaS
1 12 (0.82%) Amazon EMR
2 11 (0.75%) Amazon AWS
3 10 (0.68%) IaaS
4 9 (0.62%) PaaS
5 8 (0.55%) Office 365
6 6 (0.41%) Basecamp
7 2 (0.14%) Microsoft Azure
7 2 (0.14%) Taleo
7 2 (0.14%) IBM SmartCloud
7 2 (0.14%) Google Apps
8 1 (0.068%) SuccessFactors
Communications & Networking
1 107 (7.31%) Firewall
2 58 (3.96%) SAN
2 58 (3.96%) Wireless
3 57 (3.90%) TCP/IP
4 56 (3.83%) HTTP
4 56 (3.83%) LAN
5 55 (3.76%) WAN
6 53 (3.62%) DNS
7 48 (3.28%) VPN
8 43 (2.94%) Network Security
9 38 (2.60%) DHCP
9 38 (2.60%) NAS
10 33 (2.26%) Internet
11 22 (1.50%) IPsec
12 17 (1.16%) Cisco ASA
12 17 (1.16%) Wireless Security
13 16 (1.09%) LDAP
14 15 (1.03%) Wi-Fi
14 15 (1.03%) SSL
15 13 (0.89%) BGP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 69 (4.72%) SQL Server
2 59 (4.03%) Oracle Database
3 47 (3.21%) NoSQL
4 40 (2.73%) MySQL
5 32 (2.19%) Oracle Database 11g
6 30 (2.05%) MongoDB
7 25 (1.71%) Big Data
7 25 (1.71%) PostgreSQL
8 23 (1.57%) Data Warehouse
9 22 (1.50%) Hadoop
10 21 (1.44%) SQL Server Integration Services
11 16 (1.09%) Apache Hive
11 16 (1.09%) Impala
12 15 (1.03%) Mahout
12 15 (1.03%) SQL Server 2008
13 14 (0.96%) Oracle BI EE
14 13 (0.89%) Relational Database
15 12 (0.82%) Data Mining
15 12 (0.82%) OLAP
16 11 (0.75%) Oracle Exadata
Development Applications
1 47 (3.21%) Selenium
2 43 (2.94%) JIRA
3 41 (2.80%) LoadRunner
4 27 (1.85%) JUnit
4 27 (1.85%) Git (software)
5 26 (1.78%) Subversion
5 26 (1.78%) Jenkins
6 25 (1.71%) Team Foundation Server
7 20 (1.37%) FitNesse
8 18 (1.23%) Maven
9 17 (1.16%) NeoLoad
9 17 (1.16%) Visual Studio
10 16 (1.09%) Cucumber
11 12 (0.82%) SoapUI
12 11 (0.75%) Yeoman
13 10 (0.68%) QuickTest Pro
13 10 (0.68%) Bugzilla
14 9 (0.62%) Hudson
15 8 (0.55%) WebDriver
15 8 (0.55%) Axure RP
General
1 386 (26.38%) Finance
2 167 (11.41%) Retail
3 140 (9.57%) Telecoms
4 51 (3.49%) Legal
5 49 (3.35%) Banking
6 43 (2.94%) Marketing
7 36 (2.46%) Back Office
8 19 (1.30%) Games
9 17 (1.16%) Financial Institution
10 14 (0.96%) Electronics
11 11 (0.75%) Manufacturing
12 10 (0.68%) Military
13 9 (0.62%) Advertising
14 8 (0.55%) Investment Banking
15 5 (0.34%) Law
16 3 (0.21%) French Language
17 2 (0.14%) Retail Banking
17 2 (0.14%) Billing
18 1 (0.068%) Aerospace
18 1 (0.068%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 261 (17.84%) Consultant
2 140 (9.57%) Architect
3 129 (8.82%) Developer
4 128 (8.75%) Analyst
5 124 (8.48%) Project Manager
6 76 (5.19%) Test Consultant
7 70 (4.78%) Test Manager
8 66 (4.51%) Tester
9 51 (3.49%) DBA
10 50 (3.42%) Security Consultant
10 50 (3.42%) Senior Manager
11 44 (3.01%) Java Developer
12 40 (2.73%) Network Engineer
12 40 (2.73%) Programme Manager
13 39 (2.67%) Senior Consultant
14 38 (2.60%) Support Engineer
15 35 (2.39%) Solutions Architect
16 34 (2.32%) Oracle DBA
17 31 (2.12%) QA Manager
17 31 (2.12%) QA Test Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 85 (5.81%) XML
2 60 (4.10%) HTML
3 59 (4.03%) .NET
4 54 (3.69%) Middleware
5 49 (3.35%) Spring
6 44 (3.01%) Web Services
7 42 (2.87%) REST
8 37 (2.53%) J2EE
9 31 (2.12%) HTML5
10 29 (1.98%) Hibernate
11 27 (1.85%) SOAP
12 26 (1.78%) Oracle Fusion
13 24 (1.64%) CSS
14 20 (1.37%) JSON
15 16 (1.09%) JSF
15 16 (1.09%) XML Messaging
16 15 (1.03%) Java EE
17 14 (0.96%) AngularJS
18 13 (0.89%) Apache Camel
19 12 (0.82%) JSP
Miscellaneous
1 90 (6.15%) Open Source
2 47 (3.21%) Management Information System
2 47 (3.21%) Clustering
3 37 (2.53%) Computer Science
4 32 (2.19%) CESG
5 26 (1.78%) Replication
6 23 (1.57%) Mathematics
7 18 (1.23%) Mobile App
8 17 (1.16%) Human Factors
9 16 (1.09%) Video Conferencing
10 15 (1.03%) Enterprise Software
10 15 (1.03%) Firmware
10 15 (1.03%) Visualisation
11 12 (0.82%) Data Integration
11 12 (0.82%) Blackberry
12 11 (0.75%) Oracle Exalogic
13 10 (0.68%) Statistics
13 10 (0.68%) CESG CLAS
14 7 (0.48%) PKI
15 6 (0.41%) Video on Demand
Operating Systems
1 267 (18.25%) Windows
2 212 (14.49%) Linux
3 134 (9.16%) UNIX
4 67 (4.58%) Solaris
5 48 (3.28%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 32 (2.19%) Windows Server 2003
7 29 (1.98%) Windows 7
7 29 (1.98%) Windows Server 2008
8 22 (1.50%) HPUX
9 21 (1.44%) Debian
9 21 (1.44%) Windows XP
10 17 (1.16%) Ubuntu
11 16 (1.09%) CentOS
12 13 (0.89%) Windows Server 2012
12 13 (0.89%) SUSE
13 12 (0.82%) Windows 2000
14 11 (0.75%) Android
15 5 (0.34%) Apple iOS
16 3 (0.21%) Windows 8
16 3 (0.21%) IRIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 269 (18.39%) ITIL
2 179 (12.24%) PRINCE2
3 131 (8.95%) Project Management
4 116 (7.93%) Software Testing
5 113 (7.72%) Service Management
6 112 (7.66%) Agile Software Development
7 109 (7.45%) Information Security
8 86 (5.88%) Scrum
9 85 (5.81%) Service Delivery
10 83 (5.67%) User Acceptance Testing
11 82 (5.60%) Stakeholder Management
12 79 (5.40%) Change Management
13 75 (5.13%) Test Management
14 66 (4.51%) Migration
15 61 (4.17%) Risk Management
16 60 (4.10%) Analytics
17 58 (3.96%) Penetration Testing
18 56 (3.83%) SOA
18 56 (3.83%) Software Engineering
19 55 (3.76%) Performance Testing
Programming Languages
1 185 (12.65%) Java
2 179 (12.24%) SQL
3 77 (5.26%) C#
4 57 (3.90%) JavaScript
5 49 (3.35%) Perl
6 47 (3.21%) Shell Script
7 46 (3.14%) Python
8 41 (2.80%) Bash Shell
9 38 (2.60%) C
10 36 (2.46%) C++
10 36 (2.46%) PHP
11 22 (1.50%) Clojure
12 20 (1.37%) PowerShell
13 19 (1.30%) ABAP
14 18 (1.23%) R
15 16 (1.09%) VBA
15 16 (1.09%) PL/SQL
16 14 (0.96%) Groovy
17 12 (0.82%) Bourne shell
17 12 (0.82%) VB
Qualifications
1 835 (57.07%) SC Cleared
2 189 (12.92%) Degree
3 171 (11.69%) DV Cleared
4 91 (6.22%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
5 76 (5.19%) ISEB
6 70 (4.78%) CISSP
7 52 (3.55%) Cisco Certification
8 49 (3.35%) CISM
9 35 (2.39%) CTC Cleared
9 35 (2.39%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
10 33 (2.26%) BC Cleared
11 32 (2.19%) ISTQB
11 32 (2.19%) CCNP
12 30 (2.05%) Microsoft Certification
13 29 (1.98%) PRINCE2 Certification
14 26 (1.78%) CISA
14 26 (1.78%) CIMA
15 19 (1.30%) CCNA
16 18 (1.23%) CIPD
17 17 (1.16%) CEH
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 132 (9.02%) QA
2 84 (5.74%) SLA
3 75 (5.13%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 26 (1.78%) PCI DSS
5 10 (0.68%) COBIT
6 4 (0.27%) ISO/IEC 20000
7 2 (0.14%) ISO 14001
7 2 (0.14%) Data Quality
8 1 (0.068%) DO-178B
8 1 (0.068%) IEC 61508
8 1 (0.068%) GPG13
8 1 (0.068%) Sarbanes-Oxley
8 1 (0.068%) CESG Infosec
System Software
1 77 (5.26%) VMware Infrastructure
2 74 (5.06%) Active Directory
3 51 (3.49%) VMware ESX
4 41 (2.80%) VMware ESXi
5 33 (2.26%) XenApp
6 23 (1.57%) Oracle RAC
7 22 (1.50%) vSphere
8 20 (1.37%) Hyper-V
9 15 (1.03%) Oracle RMAN
9 15 (1.03%) NFS
10 11 (0.75%) Microsoft App-V
11 7 (0.48%) VirtualBox
11 7 (0.48%) Snort
12 6 (0.41%) Postfix
12 6 (0.41%) Sendmail
13 5 (0.34%) vCloud
13 5 (0.34%) Microsoft Virtual Server
14 4 (0.27%) Citrix Presentation Server
14 4 (0.27%) ProxySG
14 4 (0.27%) Terminal Services
Systems Management
1 41 (2.80%) HP Quality Center
2 32 (2.19%) Data Guard
3 30 (2.05%) SCCM
4 26 (1.78%) NetBackup
5 24 (1.64%) OpenView
5 24 (1.64%) Tivoli
5 24 (1.64%) Norton AntiVirus
6 22 (1.50%) Tivoli Storage Manager
7 20 (1.37%) Puppet
8 13 (0.89%) HP SIM
8 13 (0.89%) SCOM
9 11 (0.75%) WSUS
10 8 (0.55%) FortiGate
11 7 (0.48%) CORE IMPACT
11 7 (0.48%) Vagrant
11 7 (0.48%) Nessus
12 6 (0.41%) Cisco Prime
12 6 (0.41%) SCDPM
13 4 (0.27%) SCVMM
13 4 (0.27%) Forefront Identity Manager
Vendors
1 201 (13.74%) Oracle
2 172 (11.76%) HP
3 170 (11.62%) Microsoft
4 149 (10.18%) VMware
5 94 (6.43%) Cisco
6 78 (5.33%) Citrix
7 73 (4.99%) Red Hat
8 59 (4.03%) IBM
9 53 (3.62%) Fujitsu
10 51 (3.49%) Juniper
11 50 (3.42%) SAP
12 49 (3.35%) JBoss
13 46 (3.14%) Symantec
14 45 (3.08%) CheckPoint
15 34 (2.32%) F5
16 27 (1.85%) BT
17 24 (1.64%) NetApp
18 22 (1.50%) Intel
19 21 (1.44%) Dell
19 21 (1.44%) Remedy
London
DCL Search & Selection
Salary: up to £30,000 + benefits
Posted: 11 hours ago
London
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: From £40,000 to £60,000 per annum + car allowance + bonus + flexible b
Posted: 14 hours ago
North West London
CSC
Salary: From £60,000 to £85,000 per annum
Posted: 14 hours ago
City, London
Informatiq Consulting
Salary: £35000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: 19 hours ago
City, London
Lawrence Harvey Enterprise
Salary: £40000.00 - £55000.00 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 22 hours ago
London
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: From £35,000 to £65,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Greenford, Middlesex
Executive Recruitment Services (ERS)
Salary: £20000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Greenford, Middlesex
Executive Recruitment Services (ERS)
Salary: £25000 - £27000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
LA International
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum + 5% bonus and benefits
Posted: Yesterday
North London
Executive Recruitment Services (ERS)
Salary: £25000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
North West London
Executive Recruitment Services (ERS)
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Uxbridge, Middlesex
Oliver James Associates
Salary: £80000 - £95000 per annum + pension, bonus, healthcare etc.
Posted: Yesterday
London
Informatiq Consulting
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + Bupa + Pension
Posted: Yesterday
Kingston Upon Thames, Surrey
Informatiq Consulting
Salary: £32000 - £42000 per annum + Pension
Posted: Yesterday
London
Experis Ltd
Salary: £55000 - £60000 per annum + car fund + flexible benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Lorien Resourcing
Salary: £45000 - £65000 per annum + Excellent Salary and Package on offer
Posted: 2 days ago
London
NES Global Talent
Salary: £50000 to £60000 per annum - Car + bonus etc
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Vertical IT
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
South West London
The People Network
Salary: £37000 - £55000 per annum + Flexible Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Vertical IT
Salary: £70000 - £80000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago