The table below looks at the statistics for Security Cleared in IT jobs advertised for the Maidstone region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Security Cleared over the 3 months to 27 February 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Feb 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Security Clearance
Rank 29 45 25
Rank change year-on-year
+16 -20
Permanent jobs citing Security Cleared 1 3 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Maidstone 1.02% 1.36% 1.45%
As % of the Qualifications category 3.85% 4.05% 6.67%
Number of salaries quoted 1 3 1
Average salary £24,000 £35,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-31.42% -22.22%
UK excluding London average salary £46,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+9.41% +6.25%
Security Cleared
Kent

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Qualifications category in permanent jobs advertised in the Maidstone region.

Qualifications Category
Maidstone
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
26 74 15
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Maidstone 26.53% 33.64% 21.74%
Number of salaries quoted 24 60 15
Average salary £47,250 £40,000 £38,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+18.12% +3.89%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,250 £23,000 £26,250
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £55,000 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

Security Cleared
Jobs Demand Trend in Maidstone

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Security Cleared across the Maidstone region as a proportion of the total demand within the Qualifications category.

Security Cleared Jobs Demand Trend in Maidstone

Security Cleared
Salary Trend in Maidstone

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Security Cleared across the Maidstone region.

Security Cleared Salary Trend in Maidstone

Security Cleared
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Maidstone

For the 6 months to 27 February 2015, IT jobs across the Maidstone 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 8 (88.89%) Cisco
1 8 (88.89%) CCNA
1 8 (88.89%) Cisco Certification
1 8 (88.89%) CheckPoint
1 8 (88.89%) Firewall
2 6 (66.67%) Juniper
2 6 (66.67%) Microsoft
2 6 (66.67%) McAfee
2 6 (66.67%) MS Office
2 6 (66.67%) Windows
2 6 (66.67%) Linux
2 6 (66.67%) Windows XP
2 6 (66.67%) Blue Coat
2 6 (66.67%) Cisco ASA
2 6 (66.67%) Windows 7
3 5 (55.56%) Trend Micro
3 5 (55.56%) Aruba
3 5 (55.56%) F5
3 5 (55.56%) Lumension
3 5 (55.56%) JNCIA
3 5 (55.56%) SonicWALL
3 5 (55.56%) Cisco PIX
3 5 (55.56%) SLA
3 5 (55.56%) CRM
3 5 (55.56%) Websense
3 5 (55.56%) Clearswift
3 5 (55.56%) Internet
3 5 (55.56%) Change Management
3 5 (55.56%) CCSA
4 3 (33.33%) CCNP

Security Cleared
Top Related IT Skills in Maidstone by Category

For the 6 months to 27 February 2015, IT jobs across the Maidstone 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.

Applications
1 6 (66.67%) MS Office
2 1 (11.11%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 8 (88.89%) Firewall
2 6 (66.67%) Cisco ASA
3 5 (55.56%) Cisco PIX
3 5 (55.56%) Internet
4 2 (22.22%) VPN
4 2 (22.22%) VLAN
5 1 (11.11%) Intrusion Detection
5 1 (11.11%) LAN
5 1 (11.11%) WAN
General
1 2 (22.22%) Legal
Job Titles
1 6 (66.67%) Support Engineer
2 5 (55.56%) Technical Engineer
2 5 (55.56%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
2 5 (55.56%) Technical Support
2 5 (55.56%) 2nd Line Support
2 5 (55.56%) Technical Support Engineer
3 4 (44.44%) 1st Line Support
3 4 (44.44%) 1st Line Support Engineer
4 3 (33.33%) Network Engineer
5 2 (22.22%) Deployment Engineer
5 2 (22.22%) Lead Network Engineer
6 1 (11.11%) 3rd Line Network Engineer
6 1 (11.11%) Cloud Consultant
6 1 (11.11%) Consultant
6 1 (11.11%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
6 1 (11.11%) Network Support
6 1 (11.11%) Pre Sales Consultant
6 1 (11.11%) 3rd Line Support
6 1 (11.11%) Security Consultant
6 1 (11.11%) Sales Consultant
Miscellaneous
1 1 (11.11%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 6 (66.67%) Windows
1 6 (66.67%) Linux
1 6 (66.67%) Windows XP
1 6 (66.67%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (55.56%) CRM
1 5 (55.56%) Change Management
2 2 (22.22%) Network Monitoring
3 1 (11.11%) Information Security
3 1 (11.11%) Data Analysis
3 1 (11.11%) Incident Management
3 1 (11.11%) Security Architecture
3 1 (11.11%) Data Visualisation
3 1 (11.11%) SIEM
3 1 (11.11%) Vulnerability Management
Qualifications
1 8 (88.89%) CCNA
1 8 (88.89%) Cisco Certification
2 5 (55.56%) CCSA
2 5 (55.56%) JNCIA
3 3 (33.33%) CCNP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (55.56%) SLA
Systems Management
1 1 (11.11%) Nessus
Vendors
1 8 (88.89%) CheckPoint
1 8 (88.89%) Cisco
2 6 (66.67%) Microsoft
2 6 (66.67%) Juniper
2 6 (66.67%) McAfee
2 6 (66.67%) Blue Coat
3 5 (55.56%) SonicWALL
3 5 (55.56%) Trend Micro
3 5 (55.56%) Aruba
3 5 (55.56%) F5
3 5 (55.56%) Lumension
3 5 (55.56%) Websense
3 5 (55.56%) Clearswift