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 5 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
5 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Security Clearance
Rank 154 210 227
Rank change year-on-year
+56 +17
Permanent jobs citing Security Cleared 823 628 533
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 1.99% 1.46% 1.25%
As % of the Qualifications category 6.93% 5.72% 4.76%
Number of salaries quoted 668 472 401
Average salary £53,500 £49,000 £50,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+9.18% -2.97%
90% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £35,000 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £71,500 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £46,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+9.41% +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
11871 10971 11209
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 28.76% 25.52% 26.35%
Number of salaries quoted 9689 8831 9313
Average salary £50,000 £50,000 £50,000
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £31,000 £32,000
10% offered a salary of more than £72,750 £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 5 March 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 5 March 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 +22 220 £55,000 +15.78% 42
Greenwich - 36 £47,500 -
Uxbridge +1 6 £55,000 +69.23%
Feltham - 3 £50,000 -
Harrow - 2 £48,000 -
Hounslow - 2 £35,000 -
Wembley - 2 £40,000 -
Docklands, London -1 1 £67,500 -
Greenford -1 1 £27,500 -47.61% 5
Hammersmith -1 1 £31,500 - 1
Edgware - 1 - -
Southwark - 1 £40,000 -
Security Cleared
England

Security Cleared
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 5 March 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.

1 914 (55.83%) SC Cleared
2 360 (21.99%) Windows
3 328 (20.04%) Microsoft
4 326 (19.91%) ITIL
5 317 (19.36%) DV Cleared
6 294 (17.96%) Oracle
7 281 (17.17%) Finance
8 227 (13.87%) SQL
9 219 (13.38%) Degree
10 213 (13.01%) Agile Software Development
11 204 (12.46%) C
12 191 (11.67%) Firewall
13 189 (11.55%) MS Excel
14 179 (10.93%) Cisco
15 171 (10.45%) SQL Server
16 169 (10.32%) Active Directory
17 154 (9.41%) Linux
18 148 (9.04%) Project Management
19 146 (8.92%) SharePoint
19 146 (8.92%) Cisco Certification
20 145 (8.86%) Analytical Skills
21 143 (8.74%) Java
22 138 (8.43%) VMware
23 133 (8.12%) Service Management
24 117 (7.15%) CCNP
25 116 (7.09%) Business Intelligence
25 116 (7.09%) Service Delivery
26 115 (7.03%) WAN
27 112 (6.84%) LAN
27 112 (6.84%) Juniper

Security Cleared
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 5 March 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
1 146 (8.92%) SharePoint
2 65 (3.97%) Lync
3 50 (3.05%) MS Exchange
4 36 (2.20%) IIS
5 35 (2.14%) Exchange Server 2010
6 33 (2.02%) SharePoint 2010
7 28 (1.71%) Exchange Server 2013
8 27 (1.65%) WebLogic
9 25 (1.53%) SharePoint 2013
10 23 (1.41%) Exchange Server 2007
11 17 (1.04%) Oracle Workflow
12 16 (0.98%) WebSphere
12 16 (0.98%) Office Communications Server
13 14 (0.86%) NetWeaver
14 13 (0.79%) BizTalk Server
15 10 (0.61%) SAP Portal
16 9 (0.55%) SAP EP
16 9 (0.55%) CMS
16 9 (0.55%) Exchange Server 2003
16 9 (0.55%) Oracle Service Bus
Applications
1 189 (11.55%) MS Excel
2 58 (3.54%) MS Office
3 20 (1.22%) MS PowerPoint
4 19 (1.16%) MS Visio
5 15 (0.92%) MS Project
6 14 (0.86%) InfoPath
7 9 (0.55%) AutoCAD
8 6 (0.37%) Spreadsheet
9 2 (0.12%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 96 (5.86%) Oracle EBS
2 95 (5.80%) Oracle EBS R12
3 63 (3.85%) Remedy ITSM
4 52 (3.18%) Oracle Receivables
5 51 (3.12%) Oracle Payables
5 51 (3.12%) Oracle General Ledger
6 31 (1.89%) Oracle Financials
7 29 (1.77%) Dynamics CRM
8 27 (1.65%) Oracle iProcurement
8 27 (1.65%) Oracle Cash Management
9 26 (1.59%) Oracle ERP
10 24 (1.47%) Oracle Applications
11 20 (1.22%) Oracle Assets
12 15 (0.92%) Oracle Payroll
13 13 (0.79%) Dynamics AX
13 13 (0.79%) Oracle E-Business Tax
13 13 (0.79%) Oracle Subledger Accounting
14 11 (0.67%) Oracle HRMS
15 9 (0.55%) SAP FI/CO
15 9 (0.55%) SAP CO
Cloud Services
1 34 (2.08%) Office 365
2 24 (1.47%) SaaS
3 12 (0.73%) Microsoft Azure
4 6 (0.37%) Cloud Computing
4 6 (0.37%) Amazon EC2
4 6 (0.37%) Amazon S3
4 6 (0.37%) Amazon EMR
5 5 (0.31%) Amazon AWS
5 5 (0.31%) PaaS
6 3 (0.18%) Taleo
7 2 (0.12%) SuccessFactors
7 2 (0.12%) IaaS
8 1 (0.061%) Yammer
8 1 (0.061%) Force.com
Communications & Networking
1 191 (11.67%) Firewall
2 115 (7.03%) WAN
3 112 (6.84%) LAN
4 91 (5.56%) Wireless
5 57 (3.48%) SNMP
6 49 (2.99%) SAN
7 45 (2.75%) Wi-Fi
8 44 (2.69%) Cisco ASA
9 43 (2.63%) DNS
10 42 (2.57%) Network Security
11 41 (2.50%) DHCP
12 40 (2.44%) TCP/IP
13 38 (2.32%) DSL
13 38 (2.32%) Structured Cabling
14 32 (1.95%) Wireless Security
15 31 (1.89%) MPLS
16 30 (1.83%) VoIP
17 27 (1.65%) Unified Communications
17 27 (1.65%) FWSM
18 25 (1.53%) IP Telephony
Database & Business Intelligence
1 171 (10.45%) SQL Server
2 75 (4.58%) Oracle Database
3 55 (3.36%) SQL Server 2008
4 48 (2.93%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 44 (2.69%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 37 (2.26%) Relational Database
7 36 (2.20%) Oracle BI EE
8 35 (2.14%) Data Warehouse
9 34 (2.08%) Oracle Database 11g
10 30 (1.83%) Oracle Reports
11 28 (1.71%) Oracle BI Publisher
12 27 (1.65%) Big Data
12 27 (1.65%) SQL Server Analysis Services
13 26 (1.59%) MySQL
14 22 (1.34%) SQL Server 2005
14 22 (1.34%) RDBMS
15 21 (1.28%) SQL Server 2012
16 18 (1.10%) Oracle Database 10g
17 17 (1.04%) Hadoop
18 15 (0.92%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 34 (2.08%) Visual Studio
2 31 (1.89%) Git (software)
2 31 (1.89%) Rational DOORS
3 18 (1.10%) Jenkins
3 18 (1.10%) Oracle Forms
4 15 (0.92%) Maven
5 14 (0.86%) Subversion
6 13 (0.79%) JIRA
7 11 (0.67%) NUnit
8 10 (0.61%) Selenium
8 10 (0.61%) Team Foundation Server
9 9 (0.55%) Mercurial
10 8 (0.49%) Visual Studio Team System
10 8 (0.49%) ClearCase
10 8 (0.49%) Cucumber
11 7 (0.43%) MSBuild
11 7 (0.43%) VSS/SourceSafe
11 7 (0.43%) JMeter
11 7 (0.43%) CruiseControl
11 7 (0.43%) LSMW
General
1 281 (17.17%) Finance
2 77 (4.70%) Telecoms
3 54 (3.30%) Retail
4 32 (1.95%) Manufacturing
4 32 (1.95%) Aerospace
5 31 (1.89%) General Ledger
6 29 (1.77%) Banking
7 28 (1.71%) Legal
8 17 (1.04%) Marketing
9 15 (0.92%) Electronics
10 14 (0.86%) Military
11 12 (0.73%) Law
12 10 (0.61%) Games
13 8 (0.49%) Financial Institution
14 7 (0.43%) Advertising
15 5 (0.31%) Pharmaceutical
16 4 (0.24%) Publishing
16 4 (0.24%) Investment Banking
17 3 (0.18%) Billing
17 3 (0.18%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 315 (19.24%) Consultant
2 183 (11.18%) Architect
2 183 (11.18%) Developer
3 109 (6.66%) Analyst
4 93 (5.68%) Network Engineer
5 91 (5.56%) Oracle Consultant
6 89 (5.44%) Project Manager
7 76 (4.64%) DBA
8 66 (4.03%) Systems Engineer
9 49 (2.99%) Security Consultant
10 45 (2.75%) Service Manager
10 45 (2.75%) Oracle Developer
11 42 (2.57%) Java Developer
11 42 (2.57%) Programme Manager
12 37 (2.26%) Business Consultant
13 36 (2.20%) Oracle DBA
13 36 (2.20%) Software Engineer
13 36 (2.20%) Solutions Architect
13 36 (2.20%) SQL DBA
13 36 (2.20%) Security Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 94 (5.74%) .NET
2 81 (4.95%) HTML
3 65 (3.97%) Web Services
4 62 (3.79%) CSS
5 51 (3.12%) ASP.NET
6 46 (2.81%) XML
7 40 (2.44%) J2EE
7 40 (2.44%) HTML5
8 38 (2.32%) Spring
9 33 (2.02%) .NET Framework
10 30 (1.83%) Oracle Fusion
11 27 (1.65%) Hibernate
12 25 (1.53%) WCF
13 23 (1.41%) Middleware
14 21 (1.28%) jQuery
15 16 (0.98%) JSON
15 16 (0.98%) XSLT
15 16 (0.98%) AngularJS
16 15 (0.92%) ASP.NET MVC
17 14 (0.86%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
Miscellaneous
1 145 (8.86%) Analytical Skills
2 91 (5.56%) Management Information System
3 64 (3.91%) Clustering
4 60 (3.67%) GIS
5 55 (3.36%) Computer Science
6 47 (2.87%) Replication
7 37 (2.26%) Open Source
8 27 (1.65%) Mathematics
9 23 (1.41%) CESG
10 19 (1.16%) CMDB
11 17 (1.04%) CESG CLAS
12 15 (0.92%) Physics
12 15 (0.92%) Handset
12 15 (0.92%) Mobile App
13 14 (0.86%) Enterprise Software
14 13 (0.79%) Performance Metrics
14 13 (0.79%) Life Science
14 13 (0.79%) Blackberry
15 12 (0.73%) Freedom of Information
15 12 (0.73%) Freedom of Information Act
Operating Systems
1 360 (21.99%) Windows
2 154 (9.41%) Linux
3 111 (6.78%) UNIX
4 95 (5.80%) Windows Server 2008
5 72 (4.40%) Windows Server 2012
6 47 (2.87%) Windows Server 2003
7 44 (2.69%) Windows 7
8 26 (1.59%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 21 (1.28%) Windows XP
10 19 (1.16%) Solaris
11 15 (0.92%) CentOS
12 13 (0.79%) Windows 8
13 11 (0.67%) SUSE
13 11 (0.67%) Ubuntu
14 10 (0.61%) Android
14 10 (0.61%) Windows 2000
14 10 (0.61%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
15 7 (0.43%) Windows Vista
16 5 (0.31%) AIX
16 5 (0.31%) HPUX
Processes & Methodologies
1 326 (19.91%) ITIL
2 213 (13.01%) Agile Software Development
3 148 (9.04%) Project Management
4 133 (8.12%) Service Management
5 116 (7.09%) Service Delivery
5 116 (7.09%) Business Intelligence
6 104 (6.35%) Information Security
7 101 (6.17%) Migration
8 99 (6.05%) PRINCE2
9 97 (5.93%) Change Management
10 84 (5.13%) Software Engineering
11 77 (4.70%) Risk Management
12 74 (4.52%) UML
13 73 (4.46%) ITSM
14 66 (4.03%) Validation
15 65 (3.97%) OO
16 62 (3.79%) Stakeholder Management
16 62 (3.79%) Mentoring
17 61 (3.73%) CRM
17 61 (3.73%) Data Migration
Programming Languages
1 227 (13.87%) SQL
2 204 (12.46%) C
3 143 (8.74%) Java
4 95 (5.80%) C#
5 72 (4.40%) JavaScript
6 55 (3.36%) PL/SQL
7 38 (2.32%) C++
7 38 (2.32%) Bash Shell
8 26 (1.59%) Shell Script
9 23 (1.41%) Python
10 22 (1.34%) Perl
10 22 (1.34%) Ruby
11 19 (1.16%) ABAP
12 18 (1.10%) PHP
12 18 (1.10%) T-SQL
13 17 (1.04%) VB.NET
13 17 (1.04%) PowerShell
14 10 (0.61%) R
14 10 (0.61%) sed
14 10 (0.61%) AWK
Qualifications
1 914 (55.83%) SC Cleared
2 317 (19.36%) DV Cleared
3 219 (13.38%) Degree
4 146 (8.92%) Cisco Certification
5 117 (7.15%) CCNP
6 79 (4.83%) Microsoft Certification
7 59 (3.60%) CCNA
7 59 (3.60%) CISSP
8 53 (3.24%) CCIE
9 50 (3.05%) VCP4
10 48 (2.93%) MCSE
11 46 (2.81%) CCSE
12 41 (2.50%) MCITP
13 38 (2.32%) CISM
13 38 (2.32%) CCSA
14 31 (1.89%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
15 25 (1.53%) ITIL Certification
16 24 (1.47%) PMI Certification
17 23 (1.41%) MCTS
17 23 (1.41%) CTC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 88 (5.38%) SLA
2 59 (3.60%) QA
3 57 (3.48%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 44 (2.69%) JSP 440
5 12 (0.73%) PCI DSS
6 10 (0.61%) ISO 9001
7 5 (0.31%) COBIT
8 2 (0.12%) PMBOK
8 2 (0.12%) Data Quality
9 1 (0.061%) P3O
9 1 (0.061%) ISO 9000
9 1 (0.061%) BS7799
System Software
1 169 (10.32%) Active Directory
2 95 (5.80%) VMware Infrastructure
3 49 (2.99%) Hyper-V
4 28 (1.71%) XenApp
5 25 (1.53%) Oracle RAC
6 22 (1.34%) VMware ESXi
7 18 (1.10%) Oracle RMAN
8 17 (1.04%) VMware ESX
9 14 (0.86%) vSphere
10 11 (0.67%) Firmware
11 8 (0.49%) VMware Workstation
12 7 (0.43%) Microsoft App-V
12 7 (0.43%) XenDesktop
13 6 (0.37%) VirtualBox
14 4 (0.24%) NFS
14 4 (0.24%) Snort
15 3 (0.18%) Xen
15 3 (0.18%) vCloud
16 2 (0.12%) Forefront TMG
16 2 (0.12%) ProxySG
Systems Management
1 41 (2.50%) OpenView
2 38 (2.32%) SCCM
3 36 (2.20%) SCOM
4 23 (1.41%) Data Guard
5 22 (1.34%) CiscoWorks
6 19 (1.16%) HP Quality Center
6 19 (1.16%) Cisco Prime
7 16 (0.98%) Puppet
7 16 (0.98%) SCOrch
8 14 (0.86%) NetBackup
9 12 (0.73%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
10 10 (0.61%) SCVMM
11 9 (0.55%) Tivoli Storage Manager
12 8 (0.49%) HP SIM
13 7 (0.43%) Hyperic
13 7 (0.43%) SCDPM
14 6 (0.37%) Vagrant
15 5 (0.31%) Opscode Chef
15 5 (0.31%) Forefront Identity Manager
15 5 (0.31%) Ionix
Vendors
1 328 (20.04%) Microsoft
2 294 (17.96%) Oracle
3 179 (10.93%) Cisco
4 138 (8.43%) VMware
5 112 (6.84%) Juniper
6 106 (6.48%) Remedy
7 92 (5.62%) HP
8 90 (5.50%) CheckPoint
9 66 (4.03%) Citrix
10 61 (3.73%) SAP
11 40 (2.44%) BMC
12 36 (2.20%) NetApp
12 36 (2.20%) Red Hat
13 35 (2.14%) F5
14 34 (2.08%) IBM
15 26 (1.59%) Salesforce.com
16 22 (1.34%) Symantec
17 19 (1.16%) EMC
18 17 (1.04%) Nokia
18 17 (1.04%) 3Com
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