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

Location
3 months to
28 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Security Check (SC) Clearance
Rank 38 8 18
Rank change year-on-year
-30 +10
Permanent jobs citing SC Cleared 126 365 237
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 5.71% 14.69% 10.54%
As % of the Qualifications category 16.03% 35.51% 27.65%
Number of salaries quoted 86 256 158
Average salary £50,000 £52,500 £47,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-4.76% +11.70%
90% offered a salary of more than £36,500 £35,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £68,750 £85,000 £60,600
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £50,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
-10.00% +11.11%
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
786 1028 857
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 35.60% 41.38% 38.11%
Number of salaries quoted 557 649 648
Average salary £45,000 £50,000 £46,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-10.00% +8.69%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £62,500 £75,000
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 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 28 August 2015.

SC Cleared Salary Histogram in Reading

SC Cleared
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Reading

For the 6 months to 28 August 2015, 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.

1 294 (100.00%) Security Cleared
2 81 (27.55%) ITIL
3 67 (22.79%) Microsoft
4 59 (20.07%) Finance
5 54 (18.37%) HP
5 54 (18.37%) DV Cleared
6 49 (16.67%) Agile Software Development
7 48 (16.33%) Windows
8 47 (15.99%) Scrum
9 46 (15.65%) Stakeholder Management
9 46 (15.65%) Telecoms
10 44 (14.97%) PRINCE2
10 44 (14.97%) DSDM
11 43 (14.63%) Active Directory
11 43 (14.63%) Degree
12 41 (13.95%) Cisco
12 41 (13.95%) Firewall
13 40 (13.61%) People Management
14 38 (12.93%) Project Management
14 38 (12.93%) SLA
15 37 (12.59%) Analytical Skills
16 35 (11.90%) Cisco Certification
17 33 (11.22%) Data Centre
18 32 (10.88%) TCP/IP
18 32 (10.88%) SAP
19 30 (10.20%) DNS
19 30 (10.20%) CCNA
19 30 (10.20%) Agile Project Management
20 29 (9.86%) Configuration Management
21 28 (9.52%) VMware

SC Cleared
Top Related IT Skills in Reading by Category

For the 6 months to 28 August 2015, 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 11 (3.74%) Lync
2 10 (3.40%) Exchange Server 2010
2 10 (3.40%) Exchange Server 2007
2 10 (3.40%) MS Exchange
3 7 (2.38%) Exchange Server 2000
3 7 (2.38%) Exchange Server 2003
4 6 (2.04%) SAP EP
4 6 (2.04%) SAP Portal
4 6 (2.04%) WebSphere
5 5 (1.70%) Exchange Server 2013
5 5 (1.70%) SharePoint
5 5 (1.70%) SharePoint Server
6 4 (1.36%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
7 3 (1.02%) ArcGIS
7 3 (1.02%) WebLogic
7 3 (1.02%) JBoss
7 3 (1.02%) SharePoint 2013
8 2 (0.68%) Tomcat
9 1 (0.34%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 26 (8.84%) MS Excel
2 13 (4.42%) MS Office
3 9 (3.06%) MS Visio
4 3 (1.02%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 3 (1.02%) Oracle EBS
2 2 (0.68%) Dynamics AX
3 1 (0.34%) Oracle EBS R12
3 1 (0.34%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
3 1 (0.34%) Oracle ERP
3 1 (0.34%) Oracle Applications
Cloud Services
1 10 (3.40%) SuccessFactors
2 9 (3.06%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 41 (13.95%) Firewall
2 32 (10.88%) TCP/IP
3 30 (10.20%) DNS
4 26 (8.84%) LAN
5 22 (7.48%) WAN
6 20 (6.80%) Wireless
7 15 (5.10%) SAN
8 14 (4.76%) VoIP
9 11 (3.74%) DHCP
9 11 (3.74%) NAS
9 11 (3.74%) Fibre Channel
10 8 (2.72%) MPLS
10 8 (2.72%) OSPF
10 8 (2.72%) BGP
10 8 (2.72%) IPv4
10 8 (2.72%) VPN
11 6 (2.04%) IPv6
11 6 (2.04%) TACACS
11 6 (2.04%) VLAN
11 6 (2.04%) VPLS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 16 (5.44%) Relational Database
2 14 (4.76%) SQL Server
3 6 (2.04%) Data Warehouse
4 5 (1.70%) MySQL
4 5 (1.70%) BusinessObjects
4 5 (1.70%) SAP BW
5 4 (1.36%) RDBMS
5 4 (1.36%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 3 (1.02%) Oracle Database 11g
6 3 (1.02%) Oracle Database 10g
6 3 (1.02%) Oracle Database
6 3 (1.02%) Oracle9i Database
7 2 (0.68%) Oracle Reports
7 2 (0.68%) IDOL
8 1 (0.34%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 1 (0.34%) Star Schema
8 1 (0.34%) Hadoop
8 1 (0.34%) Oracle Database 12c
Development Applications
1 2 (0.68%) HP UFT
1 2 (0.68%) Selenium
1 2 (0.68%) Talend Open Studio
1 2 (0.68%) WebDriver
2 1 (0.34%) Cucumber
2 1 (0.34%) SpecFlow
General
1 59 (20.07%) Finance
2 46 (15.65%) Telecoms
3 6 (2.04%) Marketing
4 3 (1.02%) Banking
4 3 (1.02%) Law
5 2 (0.68%) Legal
5 2 (0.68%) Retail
6 1 (0.34%) Advertising
6 1 (0.34%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 44 (14.97%) Project Manager
2 35 (11.90%) Developer
2 35 (11.90%) Senior Manager
2 35 (11.90%) Support Engineer
3 32 (10.88%) Architect
4 30 (10.20%) Agile Project Manager
5 22 (7.48%) Network Engineer
6 21 (7.14%) Analyst
6 21 (7.14%) Administrator
7 17 (5.78%) Senior Project Manager
8 16 (5.44%) Consultant
9 14 (4.76%) Delivery Manager
10 13 (4.42%) SAP Developer
11 12 (4.08%) Systems Administrator
12 11 (3.74%) 3rd Line Support
12 11 (3.74%) EMC Engineer
12 11 (3.74%) Storage Engineer
12 11 (3.74%) SAN Engineer
12 11 (3.74%) EMC Storage Engineer
12 11 (3.74%) SAN Storage Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 26 (8.84%) CSS
2 21 (7.14%) HTML
3 11 (3.74%) .NET
3 11 (3.74%) jQuery
4 9 (3.06%) JSON
5 8 (2.72%) ASP.NET Web Forms
5 8 (2.72%) ASP.NET MVC
5 8 (2.72%) CGI
5 8 (2.72%) ASP.NET
6 6 (2.04%) Ajax
6 6 (2.04%) REST
7 3 (1.02%) AngularJS
7 3 (1.02%) XML
8 2 (0.68%) J2EE
8 2 (0.68%) WinForms
9 1 (0.34%) HTML5
Miscellaneous
1 37 (12.59%) Analytical Skills
2 33 (11.22%) Data Centre
3 12 (4.08%) Computer Science
4 11 (3.74%) Enterprise Storage
4 11 (3.74%) Replication
5 10 (3.40%) GIS
6 9 (3.06%) PKI
7 6 (2.04%) Clustering
8 5 (1.70%) Management Information System
9 4 (1.36%) Blackberry
10 3 (1.02%) Data Protection Act
11 2 (0.68%) Mobile App
11 2 (0.68%) Data Structures
12 1 (0.34%) Data Extraction
12 1 (0.34%) Smartcard
12 1 (0.34%) CESG
12 1 (0.34%) CESG CLAS
Operating Systems
1 48 (16.33%) Windows
2 21 (7.14%) UNIX
2 21 (7.14%) Windows 7
3 19 (6.46%) Linux
4 17 (5.78%) Solaris
5 14 (4.76%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 8 (2.72%) Android
7 5 (1.70%) Windows Server 2008
8 4 (1.36%) Windows Server 2003
9 3 (1.02%) Windows Server 2012
10 2 (0.68%) Windows 2000 Server
11 1 (0.34%) Windows 2000
11 1 (0.34%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 81 (27.55%) ITIL
2 49 (16.67%) Agile Software Development
3 47 (15.99%) Scrum
4 46 (15.65%) Stakeholder Management
5 44 (14.97%) PRINCE2
5 44 (14.97%) DSDM
6 40 (13.61%) People Management
7 38 (12.93%) Project Management
8 30 (10.20%) Agile Project Management
9 29 (9.86%) Configuration Management
10 26 (8.84%) Mentoring
11 23 (7.82%) Performance Monitoring
11 23 (7.82%) Disaster Recovery
12 22 (7.48%) Business Development
13 18 (6.12%) ERP
14 17 (5.78%) Service Management
14 17 (5.78%) Change Control
15 15 (5.10%) Migration
16 13 (4.42%) Data Management
16 13 (4.42%) SDLC
Programming Languages
1 21 (7.14%) Perl
1 21 (7.14%) SQL
2 18 (6.12%) Java
3 17 (5.78%) JavaScript
4 16 (5.44%) C#
5 12 (4.08%) Bash Shell
6 10 (3.40%) VB.NET
7 6 (2.04%) PowerShell
8 4 (1.36%) Python
8 4 (1.36%) VBScript
8 4 (1.36%) VB
9 3 (1.02%) C++
10 2 (0.68%) PHP
10 2 (0.68%) PL/SQL
10 2 (0.68%) Shell Script
10 2 (0.68%) Ruby
10 2 (0.68%) ABAP
11 1 (0.34%) VBA
11 1 (0.34%) C
Qualifications
1 294 (100.00%) Security Cleared
2 54 (18.37%) DV Cleared
3 43 (14.63%) Degree
4 35 (11.90%) Cisco Certification
5 30 (10.20%) CCNA
6 17 (5.78%) MCP
7 15 (5.10%) CCNP
7 15 (5.10%) Microsoft Certification
8 14 (4.76%) MCSE
9 9 (3.06%) A+ Certification
10 8 (2.72%) PRINCE2 Certification
11 6 (2.04%) Check Point Certification
12 5 (1.70%) CISSP
13 4 (1.36%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
14 3 (1.02%) CEH
14 3 (1.02%) CCIE
15 2 (0.68%) CCSP
15 2 (0.68%) CCIP
15 2 (0.68%) ISEB
15 2 (0.68%) SSCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 38 (12.93%) SLA
2 6 (2.04%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 4 (1.36%) QA
3 4 (1.36%) PCI DSS
4 2 (0.68%) Data Quality
5 1 (0.34%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 43 (14.63%) Active Directory
2 28 (9.52%) VMware Infrastructure
3 16 (5.44%) Terminal Services
4 13 (4.42%) XenApp
5 12 (4.08%) Xen
6 8 (2.72%) XenDesktop
7 7 (2.38%) Hyper-V
8 6 (2.04%) VMware ESX
9 4 (1.36%) Microsoft Virtual Server
10 3 (1.02%) Oracle RAC
11 1 (0.34%) Citrix Presentation Server
11 1 (0.34%) Snort
Systems Management
1 22 (7.48%) EMC NetWorker
1 22 (7.48%) SCCM
2 11 (3.74%) SCOM
2 11 (3.74%) HP SIM
2 11 (3.74%) WSUS
3 4 (1.36%) ARCserve
3 4 (1.36%) Norton AntiVirus
3 4 (1.36%) NetBackup
4 3 (1.02%) Backup Exec
4 3 (1.02%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
4 3 (1.02%) OpenView Configuration Management
5 2 (0.68%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
5 2 (0.68%) Oracle RMAN
5 2 (0.68%) Data Guard
5 2 (0.68%) HP Quality Center
6 1 (0.34%) ArcSight ESM
Vendors
1 67 (22.79%) Microsoft
2 54 (18.37%) HP
3 41 (13.95%) Cisco
4 32 (10.88%) SAP
5 28 (9.52%) VMware
6 26 (8.84%) Juniper
7 25 (8.50%) F5
8 23 (7.82%) Oracle
8 23 (7.82%) Sun
9 19 (6.46%) CheckPoint
10 15 (5.10%) McAfee
11 14 (4.76%) Red Hat
11 14 (4.76%) Symantec
11 14 (4.76%) Citrix
11 14 (4.76%) Lumension
12 13 (4.42%) ArcSight
12 13 (4.42%) Fortinet
13 12 (4.08%) SolarWinds
13 12 (4.08%) EMC
13 12 (4.08%) Ariba
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