The table below looks at the statistics for SC Cleared in IT jobs advertised for the Reading region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited SC Cleared over the 3 months to 30 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
30 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Security Check (SC) Clearance
Rank 13 18 28
Rank change year-on-year
+5 +10
Permanent jobs citing SC Cleared 270 230 149
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 10.74% 9.94% 7.56%
As % of the Qualifications category 27.30% 26.81% 21.16%
Number of salaries quoted 194 139 130
Average salary £52,500 £47,500 £55,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+10.52% -13.63%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £32,900 £36,000
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £62,100 £65,250
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £45,000 £43,500
% change year-on-year
+11.11% +3.44%
SC Cleared
Berkshire

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

Qualifications Category
Reading
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
989 858 704
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 39.36% 37.06% 35.74%
Number of salaries quoted 604 623 588
Average salary £50,000 £47,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.26% +5.55%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £71,500 £62,500 £64,900
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

SC Cleared
Jobs Demand Trend in Reading

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

SC Cleared Jobs Demand Trend in Reading

SC Cleared
Salary Trend in Reading

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

SC Cleared Salary Trend in Reading

SC Cleared
Salary Histogram in Reading

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing SC Cleared across the Reading region over the 3 months to 30 September 2014.

SC Cleared Salary Histogram in Reading

SC Cleared
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Reading

For the 6 months to 30 September 2014, IT jobs across the Reading 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.

1 677 (100.00%) Security Cleared
2 202 (29.84%) Windows
3 171 (25.26%) DV Cleared
4 156 (23.04%) Microsoft
5 151 (22.30%) Finance
6 113 (16.69%) ITIL
7 108 (15.95%) SQL
8 96 (14.18%) Active Directory
8 96 (14.18%) Windows Server 2003
9 84 (12.41%) Retail
10 83 (12.26%) Oracle
11 74 (10.93%) Telecoms
11 74 (10.93%) ISEB
12 70 (10.34%) HP
13 68 (10.04%) Agile Software Development
14 67 (9.90%) Network Design
15 65 (9.60%) HP Quality Center
15 65 (9.60%) VMware
16 64 (9.45%) Oracle EBS
16 64 (9.45%) PRINCE2
17 63 (9.31%) Back Office
18 61 (9.01%) ERP
19 60 (8.86%) EMC
19 60 (8.86%) Windows Server 2008
20 54 (7.98%) Project Management
20 54 (7.98%) Oracle ERP
20 54 (7.98%) TestDirector
20 54 (7.98%) Linux
21 52 (7.68%) Migration
22 51 (7.53%) Analytical Skills

SC Cleared
Top Related IT Skills in Reading by Category

For the 6 months to 30 September 2014, IT jobs across the Reading 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 37 (5.47%) SharePoint Server
2 35 (5.17%) SharePoint
3 31 (4.58%) MS Exchange
4 28 (4.14%) BizTalk Server
5 26 (3.84%) Oracle Workflow
6 17 (2.51%) Exchange Server 2003
7 15 (2.22%) MS Project Server
8 13 (1.92%) Exchange Server 2007
8 13 (1.92%) Exchange Server 2010
8 13 (1.92%) Exchange Server 2000
9 10 (1.48%) Oracle SOA Suite
9 10 (1.48%) Exchange Server 2013
10 9 (1.33%) Documentum
11 7 (1.03%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
12 6 (0.89%) CMS
13 5 (0.74%) Sitecore CMS
13 5 (0.74%) WebLogic
14 4 (0.59%) Exchange Server 5.5
14 4 (0.59%) WebSphere
15 3 (0.44%) ArcGIS
Applications
1 39 (5.76%) MS Excel
2 16 (2.36%) MS Visio
2 16 (2.36%) MS Project
3 7 (1.03%) MS Office
4 1 (0.15%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 64 (9.45%) Oracle EBS
2 54 (7.98%) Oracle ERP
3 39 (5.76%) Oracle EBS R12
4 16 (2.36%) Oracle iRecruitment
5 10 (1.48%) Oracle Applications
6 1 (0.15%) Cognos Business Intelligence
Cloud Services
1 16 (2.36%) Taleo
2 2 (0.30%) Cloud Computing
2 2 (0.30%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 29 (4.28%) SAN
2 25 (3.69%) Firewall
3 20 (2.95%) TCP/IP
4 18 (2.66%) NAS
5 17 (2.51%) Internet
5 17 (2.51%) DNS
6 16 (2.36%) Wireless
7 13 (1.92%) DHCP
8 10 (1.48%) Kerberos
9 9 (1.33%) Broadband
10 7 (1.03%) Network Security
11 6 (0.89%) DMZ
11 6 (0.89%) SMTP
11 6 (0.89%) HTTP
12 5 (0.74%) HTTPS
12 5 (0.74%) Fibre Channel
13 4 (0.59%) WAN
13 4 (0.59%) LAN
14 3 (0.44%) MPLS
15 2 (0.30%) DSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 22 (3.25%) SQL Server
2 16 (2.36%) Oracle Discoverer
3 14 (2.07%) EDRMS
4 10 (1.48%) RDBMS
4 10 (1.48%) Oracle Reports
4 10 (1.48%) Oracle Database 11g
4 10 (1.48%) Oracle Database
4 10 (1.48%) Oracle BI Publisher
4 10 (1.48%) Relational Database
5 9 (1.33%) Data Warehouse
5 9 (1.33%) Data Mining
6 8 (1.18%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 7 (1.03%) DTS
8 6 (0.89%) Oracle BI EE
9 3 (0.44%) SQL Server 2005
10 2 (0.30%) SQL Server 2008
10 2 (0.30%) Big Data
11 1 (0.15%) SQL Server 2012
11 1 (0.15%) IDOL
11 1 (0.15%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 54 (7.98%) TestDirector
2 21 (3.10%) Subversion
3 20 (2.95%) QuickTest Pro
4 17 (2.51%) WinRunner
4 17 (2.51%) Jenkins
5 15 (2.22%) Oracle Forms
6 13 (1.92%) Maven
7 8 (1.18%) JIRA
7 8 (1.18%) Talend Open Studio
7 8 (1.18%) JUnit
8 7 (1.03%) Selenium
9 6 (0.89%) Trac
9 6 (0.89%) Team Foundation Server
10 3 (0.44%) SoapUI
10 3 (0.44%) Eclipse
11 2 (0.30%) Ant
11 2 (0.30%) Git (software)
11 2 (0.30%) jMock
11 2 (0.30%) ClearCase
11 2 (0.30%) LoadRunner
General
1 151 (22.30%) Finance
2 84 (12.41%) Retail
3 74 (10.93%) Telecoms
4 63 (9.31%) Back Office
5 32 (4.73%) German Language
6 19 (2.81%) Legal
7 9 (1.33%) Law
8 6 (0.89%) Publishing
9 5 (0.74%) Banking
10 3 (0.44%) Manufacturing
10 3 (0.44%) Advertising
10 3 (0.44%) Automotive
11 2 (0.30%) Electronics
11 2 (0.30%) Marketing
11 2 (0.30%) Games
12 1 (0.15%) Military
12 1 (0.15%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 121 (17.87%) Consultant
2 107 (15.81%) Architect
3 84 (12.41%) Analyst
4 75 (11.08%) Support Engineer
5 55 (8.12%) Test Analyst
6 49 (7.24%) Project Manager
7 38 (5.61%) Security Consultant
7 38 (5.61%) Senior Analyst
7 38 (5.61%) Senior Architect
8 35 (5.17%) Functional Consultant
8 35 (5.17%) Oracle Consultant
8 35 (5.17%) Oracle Functional Consultant
9 33 (4.87%) Developer
10 29 (4.28%) Test Manager
11 28 (4.14%) Solutions Architect
11 28 (4.14%) Security Engineer
12 26 (3.84%) Programme Manager
13 25 (3.69%) Security Support Engineer
14 23 (3.40%) Senior Test Analyst
15 20 (2.95%) Information Security Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 30 (4.43%) XML
2 25 (3.69%) .NET
3 24 (3.55%) ASP.NET
4 23 (3.40%) HTML
5 15 (2.22%) jQuery
6 14 (2.07%) ASP.NET Web Forms
7 12 (1.77%) Middleware
8 10 (1.48%) CSS
9 9 (1.33%) Spring
9 9 (1.33%) ASP.NET MVC
10 8 (1.18%) HTML5
11 7 (1.03%) Ajax
11 7 (1.03%) Hibernate
11 7 (1.03%) Flash
12 6 (0.89%) J2EE
12 6 (0.89%) KnockoutJS
12 6 (0.89%) WebCenter
12 6 (0.89%) WCF
13 5 (0.74%) JSP
14 4 (0.59%) CGI
Miscellaneous
1 51 (7.53%) Analytical Skills
2 34 (5.02%) RMADS
3 30 (4.43%) PKI
4 21 (3.10%) Clustering
4 21 (3.10%) Management Information System
5 15 (2.22%) CESG
6 14 (2.07%) Taxonomies
7 13 (1.92%) CESG CLAS
8 11 (1.62%) Mathematics
9 10 (1.48%) Data Integration
10 9 (1.33%) Smartphone
10 9 (1.33%) Computer Science
11 7 (1.03%) Derivative
11 7 (1.03%) Device Driver
11 7 (1.03%) Blackberry
12 5 (0.74%) PDA
12 5 (0.74%) Physics
13 4 (0.59%) Data Protection Act
13 4 (0.59%) Open Source
13 4 (0.59%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 202 (29.84%) Windows
2 96 (14.18%) Windows Server 2003
3 60 (8.86%) Windows Server 2008
4 54 (7.98%) Linux
5 43 (6.35%) UNIX
6 42 (6.20%) Windows XP
7 15 (2.22%) Windows 7
8 14 (2.07%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 12 (1.77%) AIX
10 9 (1.33%) Windows 2000
11 8 (1.18%) Android
11 8 (1.18%) Solaris
12 7 (1.03%) HPUX
12 7 (1.03%) CentOS
13 6 (0.89%) Windows Server 2012
14 2 (0.30%) VxWorks
14 2 (0.30%) LynxOS
14 2 (0.30%) Debian
14 2 (0.30%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 113 (16.69%) ITIL
2 68 (10.04%) Agile Software Development
3 67 (9.90%) Network Design
4 64 (9.45%) PRINCE2
5 61 (9.01%) ERP
6 54 (7.98%) Project Management
7 52 (7.68%) Migration
8 42 (6.20%) Security Architecture
9 41 (6.06%) Disaster Recovery
10 37 (5.47%) Test Scripting
10 37 (5.47%) Mentoring
11 35 (5.17%) Data Migration
11 35 (5.17%) Business Development
12 34 (5.02%) Performance Monitoring
13 32 (4.73%) Risk Assessment
13 32 (4.73%) Six Sigma
13 32 (4.73%) Benchmarking
14 31 (4.58%) Workflow
14 31 (4.58%) Information Security
15 30 (4.43%) Automation Testing
Programming Languages
1 108 (15.95%) SQL
2 35 (5.17%) Java
3 28 (4.14%) C#
4 26 (3.84%) PL/SQL
5 23 (3.40%) XPath
6 20 (2.95%) Shell Script
7 18 (2.66%) JavaScript
8 17 (2.51%) PowerShell
9 16 (2.36%) VB
9 16 (2.36%) VB.NET
10 12 (1.77%) C
11 9 (1.33%) Perl
11 9 (1.33%) T-SQL
12 8 (1.18%) VBScript
13 7 (1.03%) VBA
13 7 (1.03%) Bash Shell
13 7 (1.03%) VB6
14 6 (0.89%) PHP
15 3 (0.44%) C++
16 2 (0.30%) Python
Qualifications
1 677 (100.00%) Security Cleared
2 171 (25.26%) DV Cleared
3 74 (10.93%) ISEB
4 45 (6.65%) ISTQB
5 34 (5.02%) MCP
6 29 (4.28%) Degree
6 29 (4.28%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
7 27 (3.99%) PRINCE2 Certification
8 22 (3.25%) Microsoft Certification
9 21 (3.10%) MCSE
10 14 (2.07%) Cisco Certification
11 12 (1.77%) CCNP
12 10 (1.48%) OCP
12 10 (1.48%) Oracle Certification
12 10 (1.48%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
13 6 (0.89%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
14 3 (0.44%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
14 3 (0.44%) JNCIS
14 3 (0.44%) CCNA
15 2 (0.30%) CCIE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 41 (6.06%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 21 (3.10%) QA
3 14 (2.07%) SLA
4 8 (1.18%) Data Quality
4 8 (1.18%) PCI DSS
5 2 (0.30%) DO-178B
6 1 (0.15%) JSP 440
System Software
1 96 (14.18%) Active Directory
2 50 (7.39%) VMware Infrastructure
3 28 (4.14%) Hyper-V
4 13 (1.92%) Terminal Services
4 13 (1.92%) VMware ESX
5 12 (1.77%) VMware ESXi
6 10 (1.48%) Microsoft Virtual Server
7 9 (1.33%) XenApp
8 5 (0.74%) vSphere
8 5 (0.74%) Forefront TMG
8 5 (0.74%) NFS
8 5 (0.74%) Samba
9 4 (0.59%) Microsoft App-V
10 3 (0.44%) Citrix Presentation Server
11 2 (0.30%) Snort
11 2 (0.30%) KVM
12 1 (0.15%) ProxySG
Systems Management
1 65 (9.60%) HP Quality Center
2 45 (6.65%) EMC NetWorker
3 32 (4.73%) SCCM
4 28 (4.14%) WSUS
5 24 (3.55%) SCOM
6 15 (2.22%) NetBackup
6 15 (2.22%) OpenView Configuration Management
7 13 (1.92%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
7 13 (1.92%) Netcool
8 10 (1.48%) HP SIM
9 9 (1.33%) McAfee ePO
10 8 (1.18%) Backup Exec
10 8 (1.18%) Oracle EDQ
11 5 (0.74%) nmon
12 4 (0.59%) ARCserve
12 4 (0.59%) Norton AntiVirus
13 2 (0.30%) BMC PATROL
13 2 (0.30%) Legato
13 2 (0.30%) Tivoli Storage Manager
13 2 (0.30%) HP Data Protector
Vendors
1 156 (23.04%) Microsoft
2 83 (12.26%) Oracle
3 70 (10.34%) HP
4 65 (9.60%) VMware
5 60 (8.86%) EMC
6 35 (5.17%) Cisco
7 28 (4.14%) Juniper
8 26 (3.84%) Citrix
9 25 (3.69%) Fujitsu
10 22 (3.25%) F5
11 20 (2.95%) IBM
11 20 (2.95%) McAfee
12 19 (2.81%) Veritas
12 19 (2.81%) Open Text
13 14 (2.07%) Symantec
14 13 (1.92%) Lumension
15 12 (1.77%) Red Hat
16 10 (1.48%) ArcSight
16 10 (1.48%) SolarWinds
17 8 (1.18%) Talend
Reading, Berkshire
CGI
Salary: £35000 - £55000 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: 3 hours ago
Reading, Berkshire
Owen Jenkins IT
Salary: From £35,000 to £45,000 per annum
Posted: 8 hours ago
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The People Network
Salary: £25000 - £40000 per annum + Superb benefits
Posted: Yesterday
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Capita Resourcing - IT Resourcing
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
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Polar Recruitment
Salary: £0000 - £9999 per annum + Excellent Benefits Package
Posted: 4 days ago
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Lorien Resourcing
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Lorien Resourcing
Salary: £50000 - £55000 per annum
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Global Technology Solutions Ltd
Salary: £17000 - £18300 per annum + £1,200 DV allowance
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CGI
Salary: £40000 - £60000 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: 21 days ago