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

Location
3 months to
19 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Security Clearance
Rank 158 242 252
Rank change year-on-year
+84 +10
Permanent jobs citing Security Cleared 828 541 530
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 1.87% 1.19% 1.11%
As % of the Qualifications category 7.35% 4.74% 4.29%
Number of salaries quoted 669 362 410
Average salary £52,500 £50,000 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.00% +5.26%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £34,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £72,550 £75,000 £70,500
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
11267 11406 12348
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 25.44% 25.12% 25.79%
Number of salaries quoted 9222 9165 10383
Average salary £50,000 £50,000 £50,000
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £31,000 £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 19 December 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 19 December 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 +57 248 £57,500 +21.05% 36
Uxbridge +17 25 £57,500 +35.29%
Greenwich - 17 £47,500 -
Greenford - 6 £60,000 - 3
Hounslow - 6 £35,000 -
Surbiton - 5 £47,500 -
Canary Wharf +32 4 £24,000 -73.33%
Hammersmith -10 3 £42,500 -
Hillingdon - 2 - -
Westminster - 2 £46,000 -
Wembley - 2 £55,000 -
Croydon -5 1 - -
New Malden -11 1 £44,000 -
Romford - 1 - -
Edgware - 1 - -
Grays - 1 £18,500 -
Ilford - 1 £21,500 -
Security Cleared
England

Security Cleared
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 19 December 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 (55.70%) SC Cleared
2 311 (20.75%) ITIL
2 311 (20.75%) Windows
3 297 (19.81%) Finance
4 256 (17.08%) Microsoft
5 239 (15.94%) Degree
6 235 (15.68%) Oracle
7 228 (15.21%) DV Cleared
8 222 (14.81%) Agile Software Development
9 191 (12.74%) SQL
10 155 (10.34%) MS Excel
11 153 (10.21%) Linux
12 143 (9.54%) Firewall
13 142 (9.47%) Active Directory
14 139 (9.27%) Cisco
15 134 (8.94%) C
15 134 (8.94%) Java
15 134 (8.94%) Analytical Skills
16 129 (8.61%) Project Management
17 126 (8.41%) Service Management
18 121 (8.07%) VMware
19 115 (7.67%) SharePoint
20 112 (7.47%) SQL Server
21 106 (7.07%) Change Management
22 105 (7.00%) QA
23 104 (6.94%) PRINCE2
24 102 (6.80%) Service Delivery
24 102 (6.80%) LAN
25 101 (6.74%) UNIX
25 101 (6.74%) Migration

Security Cleared
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 19 December 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
1 115 (7.67%) SharePoint
2 52 (3.47%) Lync
3 43 (2.87%) MS Exchange
4 36 (2.40%) WebLogic
5 24 (1.60%) IIS
5 24 (1.60%) Exchange Server 2010
6 20 (1.33%) Tomcat
7 19 (1.27%) SharePoint 2010
8 17 (1.13%) SharePoint 2013
8 17 (1.13%) Apache
9 16 (1.07%) Oracle Workflow
9 16 (1.07%) Exchange Server 2007
9 16 (1.07%) Exchange Server 2013
10 15 (1.00%) Oracle SOA Suite
11 13 (0.87%) Oracle Service Bus
11 13 (0.87%) Office Communications Server
11 13 (0.87%) SAP Portal
11 13 (0.87%) NetWeaver
12 12 (0.80%) WebLogic Portal
12 12 (0.80%) SAP EP
Applications
1 155 (10.34%) MS Excel
2 45 (3.00%) MS Office
3 23 (1.53%) MS Visio
4 15 (1.00%) MS PowerPoint
5 12 (0.80%) MS Project
6 9 (0.60%) InfoPath
7 7 (0.47%) AutoCAD
8 6 (0.40%) Spreadsheet
9 2 (0.13%) Photoshop
9 2 (0.13%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 74 (4.94%) Oracle EBS
1 74 (4.94%) Oracle EBS R12
2 36 (2.40%) Remedy ITSM
3 34 (2.27%) Oracle Applications
4 25 (1.67%) Dynamics CRM
5 20 (1.33%) Oracle iProcurement
5 20 (1.33%) Oracle Receivables
6 19 (1.27%) Oracle Payables
6 19 (1.27%) Oracle General Ledger
7 15 (1.00%) Oracle ERP
8 8 (0.53%) Oracle Financials
9 7 (0.47%) SAP SD
9 7 (0.47%) SAP FI
9 7 (0.47%) SAP FI/CO
9 7 (0.47%) SAP CO
10 6 (0.40%) Oracle CRM
10 6 (0.40%) SAP PP
10 6 (0.40%) Oracle HRMS
11 5 (0.33%) Oracle SCM
11 5 (0.33%) SAP MM
Cloud Services
1 25 (1.67%) Office 365
2 19 (1.27%) SaaS
3 9 (0.60%) PaaS
3 9 (0.60%) Microsoft Azure
4 4 (0.27%) Amazon EC2
4 4 (0.27%) Amazon S3
4 4 (0.27%) Basecamp
4 4 (0.27%) IaaS
4 4 (0.27%) Amazon EMR
5 2 (0.13%) Amazon AWS
5 2 (0.13%) Google Apps
6 1 (0.067%) Taleo
6 1 (0.067%) Cloud Computing
6 1 (0.067%) Force.com
Communications & Networking
1 143 (9.54%) Firewall
2 102 (6.80%) LAN
3 99 (6.60%) WAN
4 83 (5.54%) Wireless
5 56 (3.74%) TCP/IP
6 52 (3.47%) Network Security
7 40 (2.67%) SAN
8 39 (2.60%) Wi-Fi
9 38 (2.54%) DNS
10 37 (2.47%) Wireless Security
11 36 (2.40%) HTTP
12 34 (2.27%) VPN
13 33 (2.20%) SNMP
13 33 (2.20%) Structured Cabling
14 32 (2.13%) DSL
15 31 (2.07%) NAS
16 27 (1.80%) Cisco ASA
17 26 (1.73%) IP Telephony
17 26 (1.73%) DHCP
18 25 (1.67%) BGP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 112 (7.47%) SQL Server
2 88 (5.87%) Oracle Database
3 43 (2.87%) Oracle Database 11g
4 39 (2.60%) Oracle BI EE
5 34 (2.27%) SQL Server 2008
6 30 (2.00%) Big Data
7 28 (1.87%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 28 (1.87%) Oracle Reports
8 27 (1.80%) Data Warehouse
9 24 (1.60%) MySQL
10 23 (1.53%) SQL Server Reporting Services
11 21 (1.40%) Oracle BI Publisher
12 18 (1.20%) Oracle Exadata
13 15 (1.00%) SQL Server 2012
13 15 (1.00%) Relational Database
13 15 (1.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
14 13 (0.87%) Oracle Database 10g
15 12 (0.80%) SQL Server 2005
16 11 (0.73%) Hadoop
17 10 (0.67%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 24 (1.60%) Git (software)
2 22 (1.47%) JIRA
3 21 (1.40%) Rational DOORS
4 18 (1.20%) Visual Studio
5 17 (1.13%) Oracle Forms
5 17 (1.13%) Subversion
6 15 (1.00%) Selenium
6 15 (1.00%) Team Foundation Server
6 15 (1.00%) Cucumber
7 13 (0.87%) Jenkins
8 12 (0.80%) JUnit
9 11 (0.73%) JMeter
10 9 (0.60%) LoadRunner
10 9 (0.60%) Ant
11 7 (0.47%) ClearCase
11 7 (0.47%) Maven
12 6 (0.40%) Mercurial
12 6 (0.40%) Eclipse
12 6 (0.40%) VSS/SourceSafe
12 6 (0.40%) RequisitePro
General
1 297 (19.81%) Finance
2 89 (5.94%) Telecoms
2 89 (5.94%) Retail
3 36 (2.40%) Banking
4 28 (1.87%) Manufacturing
4 28 (1.87%) Aerospace
5 22 (1.47%) Military
6 20 (1.33%) Marketing
7 15 (1.00%) Legal
8 11 (0.73%) Games
8 11 (0.73%) Financial Institution
8 11 (0.73%) Electronics
9 9 (0.60%) Back Office
10 8 (0.53%) Pharmaceutical
10 8 (0.53%) Law
10 8 (0.53%) General Ledger
11 5 (0.33%) Advertising
12 4 (0.27%) Publishing
13 2 (0.13%) Billing
13 2 (0.13%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 312 (20.81%) Consultant
2 153 (10.21%) Developer
3 141 (9.41%) Architect
4 107 (7.14%) Analyst
5 78 (5.20%) Network Engineer
6 75 (5.00%) DBA
7 74 (4.94%) Project Manager
8 69 (4.60%) Oracle Consultant
9 52 (3.47%) Oracle DBA
10 49 (3.27%) Service Manager
11 47 (3.14%) Security Consultant
12 46 (3.07%) Test Consultant
13 41 (2.74%) Tester
13 41 (2.74%) Programme Manager
14 39 (2.60%) Test Manager
15 38 (2.54%) Systems Engineer
15 38 (2.54%) Oracle Developer
16 35 (2.33%) Senior Consultant
17 34 (2.27%) Solutions Architect
17 34 (2.27%) Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 72 (4.80%) .NET
2 70 (4.67%) HTML
3 52 (3.47%) CSS
4 48 (3.20%) XML
5 44 (2.94%) Web Services
6 39 (2.60%) HTML5
7 29 (1.93%) Spring
8 27 (1.80%) Hibernate
8 27 (1.80%) ASP.NET
8 27 (1.80%) J2EE
9 22 (1.47%) Middleware
9 22 (1.47%) Oracle Fusion
10 18 (1.20%) jQuery
11 17 (1.13%) JSON
11 17 (1.13%) JSP
12 16 (1.07%) XSLT
12 16 (1.07%) Ajax
13 14 (0.93%) .NET Framework
14 13 (0.87%) Web Dynpro
14 13 (0.87%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 134 (8.94%) Analytical Skills
2 85 (5.67%) Management Information System
3 64 (4.27%) Clustering
4 63 (4.20%) Computer Science
5 52 (3.47%) Open Source
6 48 (3.20%) GIS
7 36 (2.40%) Replication
8 24 (1.60%) CESG
9 20 (1.33%) Mathematics
10 19 (1.27%) User Experience
11 16 (1.07%) Oracle Exalogic
12 14 (0.93%) Mobile App
12 14 (0.93%) Physics
12 14 (0.93%) PKI
12 14 (0.93%) Blackberry
13 13 (0.87%) Algorithms
13 13 (0.87%) iPhone
13 13 (0.87%) CMDB
14 12 (0.80%) CESG CLAS
14 12 (0.80%) Cryptography
Operating Systems
1 311 (20.75%) Windows
2 153 (10.21%) Linux
3 101 (6.74%) UNIX
4 77 (5.14%) Windows Server 2008
5 50 (3.34%) Windows Server 2003
6 49 (3.27%) Windows Server 2012
7 33 (2.20%) Windows 7
8 25 (1.67%) Windows XP
9 22 (1.47%) CentOS
10 18 (1.20%) SUSE
10 18 (1.20%) Android
11 17 (1.13%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
12 14 (0.93%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
12 14 (0.93%) Debian
13 13 (0.87%) Ubuntu
13 13 (0.87%) Solaris
14 12 (0.80%) Windows 8
15 7 (0.47%) Windows Vista
16 6 (0.40%) Apple iOS
17 5 (0.33%) Windows 2000 Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 311 (20.75%) ITIL
2 222 (14.81%) Agile Software Development
3 129 (8.61%) Project Management
4 126 (8.41%) Service Management
5 106 (7.07%) Change Management
6 104 (6.94%) PRINCE2
7 102 (6.80%) Service Delivery
8 101 (6.74%) Migration
9 95 (6.34%) Information Security
10 91 (6.07%) Business Intelligence
11 67 (4.47%) OO
12 64 (4.27%) Risk Management
12 64 (4.27%) Data Migration
12 64 (4.27%) Mentoring
13 63 (4.20%) Stakeholder Management
14 61 (4.07%) Software Testing
15 60 (4.00%) Software Engineering
16 57 (3.80%) CRM
16 57 (3.80%) SOA
17 55 (3.67%) UML
Programming Languages
1 191 (12.74%) SQL
2 134 (8.94%) C
2 134 (8.94%) Java
3 76 (5.07%) C#
4 66 (4.40%) JavaScript
5 42 (2.80%) PHP
5 42 (2.80%) PL/SQL
6 39 (2.60%) Shell Script
7 34 (2.27%) C++
8 33 (2.20%) Perl
9 27 (1.80%) PowerShell
10 23 (1.53%) Bash Shell
11 19 (1.27%) Ruby
11 19 (1.27%) ABAP
12 18 (1.20%) Python
13 17 (1.13%) AWK
13 17 (1.13%) Bourne shell
13 17 (1.13%) sed
14 13 (0.87%) VB.NET
14 13 (0.87%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 835 (55.70%) SC Cleared
2 239 (15.94%) Degree
3 228 (15.21%) DV Cleared
4 96 (6.40%) Cisco Certification
5 74 (4.94%) CCNP
6 69 (4.60%) Microsoft Certification
7 56 (3.74%) CISSP
8 51 (3.40%) ISEB
9 47 (3.14%) MCSE
10 41 (2.74%) MCITP
11 39 (2.60%) CCSE
12 38 (2.54%) CCIE
12 38 (2.54%) CISM
13 34 (2.27%) CCNA
14 32 (2.13%) ISTQB
15 29 (1.93%) CTC Cleared
15 29 (1.93%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
16 28 (1.87%) BC Cleared
17 27 (1.80%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
18 24 (1.60%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 105 (7.00%) QA
2 85 (5.67%) SLA
3 67 (4.47%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 42 (2.80%) JSP 440
5 20 (1.33%) PCI DSS
6 10 (0.67%) ISO 9001
6 10 (0.67%) COBIT
7 2 (0.13%) ISO 9000
8 1 (0.067%) Sarbanes-Oxley
8 1 (0.067%) Solvency II
8 1 (0.067%) GPG13
System Software
1 142 (9.47%) Active Directory
2 88 (5.87%) VMware Infrastructure
3 42 (2.80%) Hyper-V
4 37 (2.47%) VMware ESXi
5 36 (2.40%) Oracle RAC
6 31 (2.07%) XenApp
7 20 (1.33%) vSphere
8 19 (1.27%) Oracle RMAN
9 18 (1.20%) Firmware
10 12 (0.80%) VMware ESX
11 11 (0.73%) NFS
12 8 (0.53%) XenDesktop
13 6 (0.40%) Microsoft App-V
14 5 (0.33%) vCloud
15 4 (0.27%) VirtualBox
16 3 (0.20%) VMware Workstation
16 3 (0.20%) Xen
17 2 (0.13%) XenServer
17 2 (0.13%) ProxySG
17 2 (0.13%) Snort
Systems Management
1 41 (2.74%) OpenView
2 40 (2.67%) Data Guard
3 37 (2.47%) HP Quality Center
4 35 (2.33%) SCOM
5 34 (2.27%) SCCM
6 25 (1.67%) CiscoWorks
7 17 (1.13%) SCOrch
8 15 (1.00%) HP SIM
9 12 (0.80%) NetBackup
10 11 (0.73%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
11 8 (0.53%) SCVMM
11 8 (0.53%) Puppet
12 7 (0.47%) Cacti
12 7 (0.47%) Nagios
12 7 (0.47%) Cisco Prime
13 6 (0.40%) SCDPM
13 6 (0.40%) Norton AntiVirus
13 6 (0.40%) EMC NetWorker
14 5 (0.33%) Tivoli Storage Manager
14 5 (0.33%) Ionix
Vendors
1 256 (17.08%) Microsoft
2 235 (15.68%) Oracle
3 139 (9.27%) Cisco
4 121 (8.07%) VMware
5 100 (6.67%) HP
6 95 (6.34%) Juniper
7 70 (4.67%) Remedy
8 62 (4.14%) CheckPoint
8 62 (4.14%) Citrix
9 58 (3.87%) SAP
10 37 (2.47%) F5
11 31 (2.07%) BMC
12 30 (2.00%) Red Hat
13 27 (1.80%) Salesforce.com
14 26 (1.73%) Fujitsu
15 22 (1.47%) IBM
16 20 (1.33%) EMC
16 20 (1.33%) Adobe
16 20 (1.33%) NetApp
17 18 (1.20%) Dell
London
Lawrence Harvey Enterprise
Salary: £50000 - £65000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 9 hours ago
City, London
LA International
Salary: £50000 - £80000 per annum + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
LA International
Salary: £50000 - £85000 per annum + + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
LA International
Salary: £100000 - £120000 per annum + Car, bonus and benefits
Posted: Yesterday
London
LA International
Salary: £47000 - £56000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 45000 - 48000 + bonus + excleent benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Kingston Upon Thames, Surrey
Informatiq Consulting
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 65,000 - 80,000 + Car + Bonus
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 70,000 - 90,000 + Car + Bonus
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Circle Recruitment
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum + Overtime & On-call
Posted: 3 days ago
London
LA International
Salary: £34000 - £40000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Burns Sheehan
Salary: £40000 - £80000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Fuel Recruitment
Posted: 3 days ago
London
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: From £30,000 to £100,000 per annum plus an excellent package
Posted: 3 days ago
London
set2recruit
Salary: From £30,000 to £75,000 per annum + Bonus, Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Greenford, Middlesex
Executive Recruitment Services (ERS)
Salary: £40000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Greenford, Middlesex
Executive Recruitment Services (ERS)
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Executive Recruitment Services (ERS)
Salary: £50000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Executive Recruitment Services (ERS)
Salary: £55000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
LA International
Salary: £40000 - £44000 per annum + 3k Car allowance, 5k bonus
Posted: 3 days ago