The table below looks at the statistics for SC Cleared in IT jobs advertised for the Middlesex region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited SC 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 Check (SC) Clearance
Rank 41 48 31
Rank change year-on-year
+7 -17
Permanent jobs citing SC Cleared 4 2 13
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Middlesex 1.21% 0.54% 3.75%
As % of the Qualifications category 5.00% 1.98% 11.50%
Number of salaries quoted 3 1 13
Average salary £60,000 £23,000 £60,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+160.86% -61.66%
UK excluding London average salary £47,500 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+5.55% +5.88%
SC Cleared
South East

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

Qualifications Category
Middlesex
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
80 101 113
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Middlesex 24.24% 27.52% 32.56%
Number of salaries quoted 53 89 106
Average salary £50,000 £37,500 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+33.33% -25.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,500 £22,900 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £70,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

SC Cleared
Jobs Demand Trend in Middlesex

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

SC Cleared Jobs Demand Trend in Middlesex

SC Cleared
Salary Trend in Middlesex

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

SC Cleared Salary Trend in Middlesex

SC Cleared
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Middlesex

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, IT jobs across the Middlesex region citing SC 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 SC Cleared.

1 10 (100.00%) Security Cleared
2 5 (50.00%) Degree
2 5 (50.00%) Military
2 5 (50.00%) Software Engineering
3 4 (40.00%) Project Management
4 3 (30.00%) Risk Management
4 3 (30.00%) Information Security
4 3 (30.00%) CISSP
4 3 (30.00%) Legal
5 1 (10.00%) Publishing
5 1 (10.00%) DV Cleared
5 1 (10.00%) Rational Rhapsody
5 1 (10.00%) Cryptography
5 1 (10.00%) Electronics
5 1 (10.00%) Telecoms
5 1 (10.00%) Finance
5 1 (10.00%) Logistics
5 1 (10.00%) Change Management
5 1 (10.00%) Spreadsheet
5 1 (10.00%) Cisco
5 1 (10.00%) Polycom
5 1 (10.00%) UML
5 1 (10.00%) OO
5 1 (10.00%) ERP
5 1 (10.00%) Project Planning
5 1 (10.00%) Multithreading
5 1 (10.00%) Signal Processing
5 1 (10.00%) Windows
5 1 (10.00%) Linux
5 1 (10.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux

SC Cleared
Top Related IT Skills in Middlesex by Category

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, IT jobs across the Middlesex region citing SC 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 SC Cleared. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Applications
1 1 (10.00%) Spreadsheet
Communications & Networking
1 1 (10.00%) ISDN
1 1 (10.00%) VoIP
Development Applications
1 1 (10.00%) Rational Rhapsody
General
1 5 (50.00%) Military
2 3 (30.00%) Legal
3 1 (10.00%) Publishing
3 1 (10.00%) Electronics
3 1 (10.00%) Telecoms
3 1 (10.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 4 (40.00%) Project Manager
1 4 (40.00%) Senior Manager
1 4 (40.00%) Senior Project Manager
2 3 (30.00%) Security Specialist
2 3 (30.00%) Information Security Specialist
2 3 (30.00%) Information Specialist
3 1 (10.00%) Audio Engineer
3 1 (10.00%) Senior Software Engineer
3 1 (10.00%) Software Engineer
3 1 (10.00%) Commercial Manager
Miscellaneous
1 1 (10.00%) Cryptography
Operating Systems
1 1 (10.00%) Windows
1 1 (10.00%) Linux
1 1 (10.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (50.00%) Software Engineering
2 4 (40.00%) Project Management
3 3 (30.00%) Risk Management
3 3 (30.00%) Information Security
4 1 (10.00%) Logistics
4 1 (10.00%) Change Management
4 1 (10.00%) UML
4 1 (10.00%) OO
4 1 (10.00%) ERP
4 1 (10.00%) Project Planning
4 1 (10.00%) Multithreading
4 1 (10.00%) Signal Processing
Programming Languages
1 1 (10.00%) C++
1 1 (10.00%) Java
Qualifications
1 10 (100.00%) Security Cleared
2 5 (50.00%) Degree
3 3 (30.00%) CISSP
4 1 (10.00%) DV Cleared
Vendors
1 1 (10.00%) Cisco
1 1 (10.00%) Polycom