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 28 November 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Nov 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Security Clearance
Rank 35 20 31
Rank change year-on-year
-15 +11
Permanent jobs citing Security Cleared 11 29 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Middlesex 3.33% 8.61% 2.61%
As % of the Qualifications category 14.67% 29.59% 7.41%
Number of salaries quoted 10 28 7
Average salary £41,250 £28,750 £60,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+43.47% -52.08%
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +6.25%
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
75 98 108
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Middlesex 22.73% 29.08% 35.18%
Number of salaries quoted 51 85 98
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% -21.05%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,200 £24,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,500 £69,800 £60,000
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
Salary Histogram in Middlesex

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Security Cleared across the Middlesex region over the 3 months to 28 November 2014.

Security Cleared Salary Histogram in Middlesex

Security Cleared
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Middlesex

For the 6 months to 28 November 2014, 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 42 (73.68%) Software Engineering
2 36 (63.16%) Military
3 35 (61.40%) C++
4 33 (57.89%) Degree
5 25 (43.86%) OO
6 23 (40.35%) C
7 22 (38.60%) HTTP
8 21 (36.84%) TCP/IP
8 21 (36.84%) OOD
9 20 (35.09%) Electronics
10 16 (28.07%) Embedded C
11 15 (26.32%) Aerospace
12 13 (22.81%) Subversion
12 13 (22.81%) Configuration Management
12 13 (22.81%) ClearCase
12 13 (22.81%) C#
12 13 (22.81%) Computer Science
12 13 (22.81%) Requirements Analysis
12 13 (22.81%) SC Cleared
12 13 (22.81%) Embedded Software Development
13 12 (21.05%) Rational Rhapsody
13 12 (21.05%) Multithreading
13 12 (21.05%) Java
13 12 (21.05%) Linux
13 12 (21.05%) UML
14 11 (19.30%) Windows
15 10 (17.54%) Embedded Systems
16 8 (14.04%) Algorithms
16 8 (14.04%) QA
16 8 (14.04%) ISO 9001

Security Cleared
Top Related IT Skills in Middlesex by Category

For the 6 months to 28 November 2014, 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 2 (3.51%) Apache
Applications
1 4 (7.02%) MS Office
2 3 (5.26%) MS Excel
3 1 (1.75%) Spreadsheet
Communications & Networking
1 22 (38.60%) HTTP
2 21 (36.84%) TCP/IP
3 1 (1.75%) ISDN
3 1 (1.75%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (3.51%) MySQL
1 2 (3.51%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 13 (22.81%) ClearCase
1 13 (22.81%) Subversion
2 12 (21.05%) Rational Rhapsody
General
1 36 (63.16%) Military
2 20 (35.09%) Electronics
3 15 (26.32%) Aerospace
4 8 (14.04%) Manufacturing
5 4 (7.02%) Telecoms
6 3 (5.26%) Legal
7 1 (1.75%) Publishing
7 1 (1.75%) Finance
7 1 (1.75%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 35 (61.40%) Software Engineer
2 18 (31.58%) Principal Software Engineer
2 18 (31.58%) Principal Engineer
3 5 (8.77%) Quality Manager
3 5 (8.77%) QA Manager
4 4 (7.02%) Project Manager
4 4 (7.02%) Senior Manager
4 4 (7.02%) Senior Project Manager
4 4 (7.02%) Senior Software Engineer
5 3 (5.26%) Security Specialist
5 3 (5.26%) Information Specialist
5 3 (5.26%) Information Security Specialist
5 3 (5.26%) Quality Engineer
6 2 (3.51%) Developer
6 2 (3.51%) Web Developer
7 1 (1.75%) Commercial Manager
7 1 (1.75%) Audio Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (12.28%) .NET
2 2 (3.51%) XML
2 2 (3.51%) XSL
2 2 (3.51%) LAMP
2 2 (3.51%) Ajax
2 2 (3.51%) jQuery
2 2 (3.51%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 13 (22.81%) Computer Science
2 10 (17.54%) Embedded Systems
3 8 (14.04%) Algorithms
4 1 (1.75%) Cryptography
Operating Systems
1 12 (21.05%) Linux
2 11 (19.30%) Windows
3 4 (7.02%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 42 (73.68%) Software Engineering
2 25 (43.86%) OO
3 21 (36.84%) OOD
4 13 (22.81%) Configuration Management
4 13 (22.81%) Requirements Analysis
4 13 (22.81%) Embedded Software Development
5 12 (21.05%) Multithreading
5 12 (21.05%) UML
6 8 (14.04%) OOP
7 6 (10.53%) ERP
8 4 (7.02%) Project Management
8 4 (7.02%) Signal Processing
9 3 (5.26%) Line Management
9 3 (5.26%) Resource Management
9 3 (5.26%) Risk Management
9 3 (5.26%) Information Security
10 2 (3.51%) Web Development
11 1 (1.75%) Project Planning
11 1 (1.75%) Logistics
11 1 (1.75%) Supplier Management
Programming Languages
1 35 (61.40%) C++
2 23 (40.35%) C
3 16 (28.07%) Embedded C
4 13 (22.81%) C#
5 12 (21.05%) Java
6 8 (14.04%) MATLAB
7 6 (10.53%) Embedded C++
8 2 (3.51%) JavaScript
8 2 (3.51%) Perl
8 2 (3.51%) PHP
8 2 (3.51%) SQL
Qualifications
1 33 (57.89%) Degree
2 13 (22.81%) SC Cleared
3 3 (5.26%) CISSP
4 1 (1.75%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (14.04%) ISO 9001
1 8 (14.04%) QA
System Software
1 3 (5.26%) Firmware
Vendors
1 4 (7.02%) Microsoft
2 1 (1.75%) Epicor
2 1 (1.75%) Polycom
2 1 (1.75%) Cisco