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

Location
3 months to
29 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Security Check (SC) Clearance
Rank 30 49 26
Rank change year-on-year
+19 -23
Permanent jobs citing SC Cleared 6 1 23
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Middlesex 2.07% 0.25% 6.17%
As % of the Qualifications category 6.19% 0.81% 17.04%
Number of salaries quoted 5 1 23
Average salary £57,500 £37,500 £60,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+53.33% -37.50%
UK excluding London average salary £46,500 £43,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+8.13% +1.17%
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
97 124 135
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Middlesex 33.45% 30.47% 36.19%
Number of salaries quoted 88 106 132
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 £28,000 £31,500
10% offered a salary of more than £64,000 £70,000 £61,050
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
Salary Histogram in Middlesex

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing SC Cleared across the Middlesex region over the 3 months to 29 January 2015.

SC Cleared Salary Histogram in Middlesex

SC Cleared
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Middlesex

For the 6 months to 29 January 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 10 (100.00%) Security Cleared
2 6 (60.00%) Degree
3 3 (30.00%) Use Case
3 3 (30.00%) Test Scripting
3 3 (30.00%) DV Cleared
3 3 (30.00%) Legal
3 3 (30.00%) Software Engineering
3 3 (30.00%) Validation
3 3 (30.00%) Military
3 3 (30.00%) Information Security
3 3 (30.00%) Web Services
3 3 (30.00%) Windows
3 3 (30.00%) Linux
3 3 (30.00%) HP
3 3 (30.00%) CISSP
3 3 (30.00%) TestDirector
3 3 (30.00%) Project Management
3 3 (30.00%) GIS
3 3 (30.00%) Risk Management
3 3 (30.00%) ISTQB
3 3 (30.00%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
3 3 (30.00%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
3 3 (30.00%) Test Planning
3 3 (30.00%) Analytical Skills
3 3 (30.00%) Rational DOORS
4 2 (20.00%) Test Strategy
4 2 (20.00%) Six Sigma
5 1 (10.00%) ERP
5 1 (10.00%) Finance
5 1 (10.00%) CMMI

SC Cleared
Top Related IT Skills in Middlesex by Category

For the 6 months to 29 January 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.

Applications
1 1 (10.00%) Spreadsheet
Development Applications
1 3 (30.00%) TestDirector
1 3 (30.00%) Rational DOORS
General
1 3 (30.00%) Legal
1 3 (30.00%) Military
2 1 (10.00%) Finance
2 1 (10.00%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 3 (30.00%) Information Security Specialist
1 3 (30.00%) Senior Project Manager
1 3 (30.00%) Test Engineer
1 3 (30.00%) Systems Test Engineer
1 3 (30.00%) Security Specialist
1 3 (30.00%) Systems Engineer
1 3 (30.00%) Senior Manager
1 3 (30.00%) Project Manager
1 3 (30.00%) Information Specialist
2 1 (10.00%) Commercial Manager
2 1 (10.00%) Senior Systems Engineer
2 1 (10.00%) Senior Test Engineer
2 1 (10.00%) Principal Systems Engineer
2 1 (10.00%) Principal Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (30.00%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 3 (30.00%) GIS
1 3 (30.00%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (10.00%) Cryptography
Operating Systems
1 3 (30.00%) Windows
1 3 (30.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (30.00%) Use Case
1 3 (30.00%) Test Scripting
1 3 (30.00%) Software Engineering
1 3 (30.00%) Validation
1 3 (30.00%) Information Security
1 3 (30.00%) Project Management
1 3 (30.00%) Risk Management
1 3 (30.00%) Test Planning
2 2 (20.00%) Test Strategy
2 2 (20.00%) Six Sigma
3 1 (10.00%) ERP
3 1 (10.00%) CMMI
3 1 (10.00%) Logistics
3 1 (10.00%) Project Planning
Qualifications
1 10 (100.00%) Security Cleared
2 6 (60.00%) Degree
3 3 (30.00%) DV Cleared
3 3 (30.00%) CISSP
3 3 (30.00%) ISTQB
3 3 (30.00%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
3 3 (30.00%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
Vendors
1 3 (30.00%) HP