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

Location
3 months to
2 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Security Check (SC) Clearance
Rank 36 41 43
Rank change year-on-year
+5 +2
Permanent jobs citing SC Cleared 10 7 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Middlesex 2.92% 2.04% 1.17%
As % of the Qualifications category 8.40% 7.45% 3.39%
Number of salaries quoted 7 6 4
Average salary £25,000 £45,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-44.44% +20.00%
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £50,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
-10.00% +11.11%
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
119 94 118
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Middlesex 34.69% 27.41% 34.60%
Number of salaries quoted 102 82 70
Average salary £50,000 £50,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +17.64%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £31,600 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £64,250 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.40% +3.75%

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 2 September 2015, 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 18 (100.00%) Security Cleared
2 9 (50.00%) Degree
3 7 (38.89%) Windows
3 7 (38.89%) Microsoft
3 7 (38.89%) Microsoft Certification
4 6 (33.33%) Project Planning
5 5 (27.78%) Spreadsheet
5 5 (27.78%) Windows Server 2008
5 5 (27.78%) NAS
5 5 (27.78%) Finance
5 5 (27.78%) Publishing
5 5 (27.78%) Cryptography
5 5 (27.78%) Logistics
5 5 (27.78%) ERP
6 4 (22.22%) Windows XP
6 4 (22.22%) MS Exchange
6 4 (22.22%) DHCP
6 4 (22.22%) Active Directory
6 4 (22.22%) DNS
6 4 (22.22%) SLA
6 4 (22.22%) SAN
6 4 (22.22%) Firewall
6 4 (22.22%) Marketing
6 4 (22.22%) Exchange Server 2010
6 4 (22.22%) Windows 8
6 4 (22.22%) Exchange Server 2013
7 3 (16.67%) Business Development
7 3 (16.67%) Information Assurance
7 3 (16.67%) Management Information System
7 3 (16.67%) Terminal Services

SC Cleared
Top Related IT Skills in Middlesex by Category

For the 6 months to 2 September 2015, 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.

Application Platforms
1 4 (22.22%) MS Exchange
1 4 (22.22%) Exchange Server 2010
1 4 (22.22%) Exchange Server 2013
2 1 (5.56%) ArcGIS
Applications
1 5 (27.78%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 2 (11.11%) LabWindows
Communications & Networking
1 5 (27.78%) NAS
2 4 (22.22%) DHCP
2 4 (22.22%) DNS
2 4 (22.22%) SAN
2 4 (22.22%) Firewall
3 3 (16.67%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (5.56%) SQL Server
General
1 5 (27.78%) Finance
1 5 (27.78%) Publishing
2 4 (22.22%) Marketing
3 1 (5.56%) Military
Job Titles
1 5 (27.78%) Commercial Manager
2 3 (16.67%) 2nd Line Support
2 3 (16.67%) IT Support Technician
2 3 (16.67%) Sales Executive
2 3 (16.67%) Support Technician
2 3 (16.67%) 2nd Line Support Technician
2 3 (16.67%) IT Support
3 2 (11.11%) Administrator
3 2 (11.11%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 2 (11.11%) Test Engineer
3 2 (11.11%) Systems Engineer
4 1 (5.56%) Project Manager
4 1 (5.56%) Junior
4 1 (5.56%) Junior Project Manager
4 1 (5.56%) Support Engineer
4 1 (5.56%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
4 1 (5.56%) Infrastructure Support Engineer
4 1 (5.56%) PRINCE2 Project Manager
Miscellaneous
1 5 (27.78%) Cryptography
2 3 (16.67%) Management Information System
3 1 (5.56%) GIS
3 1 (5.56%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 7 (38.89%) Windows
2 5 (27.78%) Windows Server 2008
3 4 (22.22%) Windows XP
3 4 (22.22%) Windows 8
4 1 (5.56%) Windows Server 2003
4 1 (5.56%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (33.33%) Project Planning
2 5 (27.78%) ERP
2 5 (27.78%) Logistics
3 3 (16.67%) Configuration Management
3 3 (16.67%) Business Development
3 3 (16.67%) Information Assurance
4 2 (11.11%) ITIL
5 1 (5.56%) PRINCE2
5 1 (5.56%) Capacity Planning
5 1 (5.56%) Service Delivery
5 1 (5.56%) Asset Management
Programming Languages
1 2 (11.11%) C
Qualifications
1 18 (100.00%) Security Cleared
2 9 (50.00%) Degree
3 7 (38.89%) Microsoft Certification
4 3 (16.67%) MCP
4 3 (16.67%) MCSE
5 2 (11.11%) DV Cleared
6 1 (5.56%) PMP
6 1 (5.56%) PMI Certification
6 1 (5.56%) MCITP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (22.22%) SLA
System Software
1 4 (22.22%) Active Directory
2 3 (16.67%) Terminal Services
3 1 (5.56%) VMware ESX
3 1 (5.56%) VMware Workstation
3 1 (5.56%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 7 (38.89%) Microsoft
2 3 (16.67%) Citrix
3 2 (11.11%) EMC
4 1 (5.56%) Oracle
4 1 (5.56%) NetApp
4 1 (5.56%) ESRI
4 1 (5.56%) VMware