The table below looks at the statistics for Security Cleared in IT jobs advertised for the Middlesex region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Security Cleared over the 3 months to 24 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Security Clearance
Rank 30 5 20
Rank change year-on-year
-25 +15
Permanent jobs citing Security Cleared 10 61 37
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Middlesex 3.57% 16.62% 7.46%
As % of the Qualifications category 13.51% 42.66% 20.22%
Number of salaries quoted 7 57 37
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% -
UK excluding London average salary £46,500 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+3.33% +5.88%
Security 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
74 143 183
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Middlesex 26.43% 38.96% 36.90%
Number of salaries quoted 52 126 151
Average salary £44,000 £40,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+10.00% -5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £33,000 £29,900 £31,500
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £70,000 £62,200
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

Security Cleared
Jobs Demand Trend in Middlesex

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

Security Cleared Jobs Demand Trend in Middlesex

Security Cleared
Salary Trend in Middlesex

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

Security Cleared Salary Trend in Middlesex

Security Cleared
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Middlesex

For the 6 months to 24 April 2015, IT jobs across the Middlesex 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 20 (52.63%) CCTV
2 15 (39.47%) SC Cleared
3 9 (23.68%) Degree
3 9 (23.68%) Finance
4 7 (18.42%) Risk Management
5 5 (13.16%) Publishing
5 5 (13.16%) Cryptography
5 5 (13.16%) Logistics
5 5 (13.16%) ERP
5 5 (13.16%) HP
5 5 (13.16%) EMC
5 5 (13.16%) Spreadsheet
5 5 (13.16%) Project Planning
6 4 (10.53%) Change Control
6 4 (10.53%) DV Cleared
6 4 (10.53%) Wiki
6 4 (10.53%) SLA
6 4 (10.53%) C
6 4 (10.53%) Windows
6 4 (10.53%) GIS
7 3 (7.89%) Validation
7 3 (7.89%) Legal
7 3 (7.89%) Information Security
7 3 (7.89%) LabWindows
7 3 (7.89%) Linux
7 3 (7.89%) Web Services
7 3 (7.89%) CISSP
7 3 (7.89%) TestDirector
7 3 (7.89%) Use Case
7 3 (7.89%) Test Scripting

Security Cleared
Top Related IT Skills in Middlesex by Category

For the 6 months to 24 April 2015, IT jobs across the Middlesex 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 1 (2.63%) ArcGIS
Applications
1 5 (13.16%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 3 (7.89%) LabWindows
Communications & Networking
1 2 (5.26%) LAN
1 2 (5.26%) WAN
2 1 (2.63%) HTTP
2 1 (2.63%) TCP/IP
2 1 (2.63%) Firewall
2 1 (2.63%) NAS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (2.63%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 3 (7.89%) TestDirector
1 3 (7.89%) Rational DOORS
2 1 (2.63%) ClearCase
2 1 (2.63%) Subversion
General
1 9 (23.68%) Finance
2 5 (13.16%) Publishing
3 3 (7.89%) Legal
4 1 (2.63%) Military
Job Titles
1 6 (15.79%) Systems Engineer
1 6 (15.79%) Test Engineer
2 5 (13.16%) Commercial Manager
3 4 (10.53%) Contracts Manager
4 3 (7.89%) Systems Test Engineer
4 3 (7.89%) Security Specialist
4 3 (7.89%) Information Security Specialist
4 3 (7.89%) Information Specialist
5 2 (5.26%) Technical Engineer
5 2 (5.26%) Network Engineer
5 2 (5.26%) Technical Support
5 2 (5.26%) Support Engineer
5 2 (5.26%) Technical Support Engineer
6 1 (2.63%) Software Engineer
6 1 (2.63%) Infrastructure Engineer
6 1 (2.63%) Senior Systems Engineer
6 1 (2.63%) Principal Systems Engineer
6 1 (2.63%) Senior Test Engineer
6 1 (2.63%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
6 1 (2.63%) Principal Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (7.89%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 20 (52.63%) CCTV
2 5 (13.16%) Cryptography
3 4 (10.53%) GIS
3 4 (10.53%) Wiki
4 3 (7.89%) Analytical Skills
5 1 (2.63%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 4 (10.53%) Windows
2 3 (7.89%) Linux
3 1 (2.63%) Windows Server 2003
3 1 (2.63%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (2.63%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (18.42%) Risk Management
2 5 (13.16%) ERP
2 5 (13.16%) Logistics
2 5 (13.16%) Project Planning
3 4 (10.53%) Change Control
4 3 (7.89%) Test Planning
4 3 (7.89%) Use Case
4 3 (7.89%) Test Scripting
4 3 (7.89%) Validation
4 3 (7.89%) Information Security
5 2 (5.26%) Six Sigma
5 2 (5.26%) Configuration Management
5 2 (5.26%) Test Strategy
6 1 (2.63%) Embedded Software Development
6 1 (2.63%) OO
6 1 (2.63%) CMMI
6 1 (2.63%) Service Delivery
6 1 (2.63%) Asset Management
6 1 (2.63%) Capacity Planning
6 1 (2.63%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 4 (10.53%) C
2 1 (2.63%) C#
2 1 (2.63%) C++
2 1 (2.63%) Embedded C
2 1 (2.63%) Embedded C++
Qualifications
1 15 (39.47%) SC Cleared
2 9 (23.68%) Degree
3 4 (10.53%) DV Cleared
4 3 (7.89%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
4 3 (7.89%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
4 3 (7.89%) ISTQB
4 3 (7.89%) CISSP
5 2 (5.26%) Cisco Certification
5 2 (5.26%) CCNP
5 2 (5.26%) CCNA
6 1 (2.63%) MCP
6 1 (2.63%) MCSE
6 1 (2.63%) Microsoft Certification
6 1 (2.63%) MCITP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (10.53%) SLA
System Software
1 1 (2.63%) Active Directory
1 1 (2.63%) VMware ESX
1 1 (2.63%) VMware Workstation
1 1 (2.63%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 5 (13.16%) HP
1 5 (13.16%) EMC
2 2 (5.26%) Cisco
2 2 (5.26%) Brocade
3 1 (2.63%) Oracle
3 1 (2.63%) Microsoft
3 1 (2.63%) NetApp
3 1 (2.63%) ESRI
3 1 (2.63%) VMware