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 5 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
5 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Security Check (SC) Clearance
Rank 22 23 63
Rank change year-on-year
+1 +40
Permanent jobs citing SC Cleared 192 190 78
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 8.34% 8.64% 3.97%
As % of the Qualifications category 18.88% 23.23% 11.76%
Number of salaries quoted 109 138 23
Average salary £52,500 £47,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+10.52% +18.75%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £32,500 £26,320
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £65,750 £58,500
UK excluding London average salary £47,500 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+5.55% +5.88%
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
1017 818 663
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 44.20% 37.20% 33.72%
Number of salaries quoted 616 593 497
Average salary £47,500 £45,000 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.55% -5.26%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,000 £28,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £60,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

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 5 March 2015.

SC Cleared Salary Histogram in Reading

SC Cleared
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Reading

For the 6 months to 5 March 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.

1 408 (100.00%) Security Cleared
2 153 (37.50%) Windows
3 118 (28.92%) DV Cleared
4 103 (25.25%) Microsoft
5 93 (22.79%) ITIL
6 87 (21.32%) Finance
7 81 (19.85%) HP
8 78 (19.12%) Active Directory
9 77 (18.87%) Windows Server 2003
10 63 (15.44%) Telecoms
11 57 (13.97%) VMware
12 54 (13.24%) Performance Monitoring
13 51 (12.50%) SQL
14 50 (12.25%) EMC
15 49 (12.01%) VMware Infrastructure
16 44 (10.78%) Cisco
17 43 (10.54%) PowerShell
18 41 (10.05%) Windows Server 2008
18 41 (10.05%) EMC NetWorker
19 40 (9.80%) Analytical Skills
20 39 (9.56%) SAN
20 39 (9.56%) MS Excel
20 39 (9.56%) SharePoint
21 38 (9.31%) Disaster Recovery
21 38 (9.31%) Firewall
22 37 (9.07%) HP Quality Center
23 36 (8.82%) Linux
24 34 (8.33%) Juniper
24 34 (8.33%) Cisco Certification
25 33 (8.09%) PRINCE2

SC Cleared
Top Related IT Skills in Reading by Category

For the 6 months to 5 March 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 39 (9.56%) SharePoint
2 25 (6.13%) MS Exchange
3 16 (3.92%) SharePoint Server
4 15 (3.68%) MS Project Server
5 14 (3.43%) Exchange Server 2010
5 14 (3.43%) Exchange Server 2007
6 13 (3.19%) WebLogic
7 12 (2.94%) IIS
8 11 (2.70%) Apache
8 11 (2.70%) SharePoint 2010
9 9 (2.21%) Lync
9 9 (2.21%) WebSphere
10 8 (1.96%) Exchange Server 2000
10 8 (1.96%) Exchange Server 2003
10 8 (1.96%) JBoss
10 8 (1.96%) BizTalk Server
10 8 (1.96%) Exchange Server 2013
11 6 (1.47%) Joomla!
11 6 (1.47%) Tomcat
12 4 (0.98%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
Applications
1 39 (9.56%) MS Excel
2 18 (4.41%) MS Project
3 14 (3.43%) MS Office
4 7 (1.72%) MS PowerPoint
5 6 (1.47%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 8 (1.96%) Oracle EBS
1 8 (1.96%) Oracle ERP
2 7 (1.72%) Oracle Applications
2 7 (1.72%) Oracle EBS R12
2 7 (1.72%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
3 2 (0.49%) SAP GRC
Cloud Services
1 2 (0.49%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 39 (9.56%) SAN
2 38 (9.31%) Firewall
3 26 (6.37%) Fibre Channel
4 23 (5.64%) NAS
4 23 (5.64%) TCP/IP
4 23 (5.64%) LAN
5 18 (4.41%) DNS
6 17 (4.17%) Wireless
7 15 (3.68%) WAN
8 14 (3.43%) MPLS
9 12 (2.94%) DSL
9 12 (2.94%) VRRP
9 12 (2.94%) Ethernet
9 12 (2.94%) ATM
9 12 (2.94%) ISDN
9 12 (2.94%) HSRP
9 12 (2.94%) GLBP
10 9 (2.21%) DHCP
10 9 (2.21%) Internet
11 8 (1.96%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (3.19%) EDRMS
2 11 (2.70%) IDOL
3 4 (0.98%) SQL Server
4 2 (0.49%) BusinessObjects
5 1 (0.25%) Data Warehouse
5 1 (0.25%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 27 (6.62%) TestDirector
2 17 (4.17%) Subversion
3 15 (3.68%) Jenkins
4 14 (3.43%) Maven
4 14 (3.43%) QuickTest Pro
5 12 (2.94%) Oracle Forms
6 9 (2.21%) WinRunner
7 8 (1.96%) LoadRunner
8 5 (1.23%) MSI
9 4 (0.98%) JIRA
10 3 (0.74%) Git (software)
11 2 (0.49%) Team Foundation Server
11 2 (0.49%) Selenium
11 2 (0.49%) Bugzilla
11 2 (0.49%) Ant
11 2 (0.49%) JUnit
11 2 (0.49%) Trac
12 1 (0.25%) VSS/SourceSafe
12 1 (0.25%) ClearCase
12 1 (0.25%) Eclipse
General
1 87 (21.32%) Finance
2 63 (15.44%) Telecoms
3 15 (3.68%) Banking
4 13 (3.19%) Retail
5 11 (2.70%) Marketing
5 11 (2.70%) Back Office
6 5 (1.23%) Advertising
7 3 (0.74%) Legal
8 2 (0.49%) Electronics
9 1 (0.25%) Manufacturing
9 1 (0.25%) Military
Job Titles
1 53 (12.99%) Support Engineer
2 48 (11.76%) Consultant
3 46 (11.27%) Architect
4 41 (10.05%) Analyst
5 32 (7.84%) Project Manager
6 25 (6.13%) Test Analyst
7 22 (5.39%) Storage Engineer
7 22 (5.39%) SAN Engineer
7 22 (5.39%) SAN Storage Engineer
8 20 (4.90%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
8 20 (4.90%) EMC Storage Engineer
8 20 (4.90%) EMC Engineer
8 20 (4.90%) 3rd Line Support
9 18 (4.41%) Senior Analyst
9 18 (4.41%) Developer
10 17 (4.17%) Senior Architect
11 16 (3.92%) Security Manager
11 16 (3.92%) Network Architect
12 14 (3.43%) Server Support
12 14 (3.43%) Applications Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 20 (4.90%) HTML
2 19 (4.66%) XML
3 17 (4.17%) J2EE
4 14 (3.43%) JSP
5 9 (2.21%) Ajax
6 8 (1.96%) WCF
6 8 (1.96%) CSS
7 7 (1.72%) SOAP
7 7 (1.72%) Web Services
8 6 (1.47%) .NET
9 5 (1.23%) JSON
9 5 (1.23%) Application Packaging
9 5 (1.23%) jQuery
9 5 (1.23%) AngularJS
10 3 (0.74%) CGI
11 2 (0.49%) SAML
11 2 (0.49%) ASP.NET
11 2 (0.49%) Hibernate
11 2 (0.49%) Spring
11 2 (0.49%) ASP.NET Web Forms
Miscellaneous
1 40 (9.80%) Analytical Skills
2 28 (6.86%) Replication
3 25 (6.13%) Clustering
4 16 (3.92%) Data Protection Act
5 15 (3.68%) PKI
6 12 (2.94%) Enterprise Storage
7 10 (2.45%) Social Media
7 10 (2.45%) Management Information System
8 8 (1.96%) CESG
8 8 (1.96%) CESG CLAS
9 7 (1.72%) RMADS
10 5 (1.23%) Blackberry
11 3 (0.74%) Mathematics
12 2 (0.49%) PDA
12 2 (0.49%) Taxonomies
12 2 (0.49%) Computer Science
12 2 (0.49%) GIS
12 2 (0.49%) User Experience
13 1 (0.25%) Embedded Systems
13 1 (0.25%) Algorithms
Operating Systems
1 153 (37.50%) Windows
2 77 (18.87%) Windows Server 2003
3 41 (10.05%) Windows Server 2008
4 36 (8.82%) Linux
5 26 (6.37%) Windows XP
6 25 (6.13%) UNIX
7 21 (5.15%) Windows 7
8 10 (2.45%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 5 (1.23%) CentOS
9 5 (1.23%) Windows 2000
9 5 (1.23%) AIX
10 4 (0.98%) Android
10 4 (0.98%) Windows Server 2012
11 2 (0.49%) Apple iOS
11 2 (0.49%) Windows 8
12 1 (0.25%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 93 (22.79%) ITIL
2 54 (13.24%) Performance Monitoring
3 38 (9.31%) Disaster Recovery
4 33 (8.09%) PRINCE2
5 26 (6.37%) Agile Software Development
5 26 (6.37%) Network Design
6 24 (5.88%) Configuration Management
7 23 (5.64%) Project Management
8 21 (5.15%) Service Delivery
8 21 (5.15%) Information Security
9 20 (4.90%) Test Scripting
10 19 (4.66%) Performance Testing
10 19 (4.66%) Cyber Security
11 18 (4.41%) Mentoring
11 18 (4.41%) Supplier Management
11 18 (4.41%) Scrum
12 16 (3.92%) Information Security Management
12 16 (3.92%) Security Management
12 16 (3.92%) Data Protection
13 15 (3.68%) ISMS
Programming Languages
1 51 (12.50%) SQL
2 43 (10.54%) PowerShell
3 23 (5.64%) Java
4 20 (4.90%) C#
5 18 (4.41%) VBScript
6 13 (3.19%) VB
6 13 (3.19%) JavaScript
7 12 (2.94%) PHP
8 6 (1.47%) VBA
8 6 (1.47%) Pascal
8 6 (1.47%) C
8 6 (1.47%) Delphi
9 3 (0.74%) VB.NET
10 1 (0.25%) C++
10 1 (0.25%) Perl
10 1 (0.25%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 408 (100.00%) Security Cleared
2 118 (28.92%) DV Cleared
3 34 (8.33%) Cisco Certification
4 28 (6.86%) MCP
5 22 (5.39%) MCSE
5 22 (5.39%) ISEB
5 22 (5.39%) Microsoft Certification
6 21 (5.15%) CCNP
7 19 (4.66%) Degree
8 18 (4.41%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
8 18 (4.41%) CCNA
9 13 (3.19%) JNCIS
10 12 (2.94%) ISTQB
11 10 (2.45%) BC Cleared
12 9 (2.21%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
13 6 (1.47%) CISSP
14 5 (1.23%) VCP4
15 4 (0.98%) CISMP
15 4 (0.98%) CITP
15 4 (0.98%) MBCS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 23 (5.64%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 16 (3.92%) SLA
2 16 (3.92%) PCI DSS
3 14 (3.43%) QA
4 2 (0.49%) Sarbanes-Oxley
5 1 (0.25%) Data Quality
System Software
1 78 (19.12%) Active Directory
2 49 (12.01%) VMware Infrastructure
3 18 (4.41%) Hyper-V
4 13 (3.19%) vSphere
5 11 (2.70%) ISA Server
6 9 (2.21%) XenApp
7 8 (1.96%) Terminal Services
7 8 (1.96%) VMware ESX
8 7 (1.72%) VMware ESXi
9 5 (1.23%) NFS
9 5 (1.23%) Microsoft App-V
9 5 (1.23%) Samba
10 4 (0.98%) KVM
11 3 (0.74%) Microsoft Virtual Server
12 1 (0.25%) Citrix Presentation Server
12 1 (0.25%) Xen
Systems Management
1 41 (10.05%) EMC NetWorker
2 37 (9.07%) HP Quality Center
3 23 (5.64%) SCCM
4 21 (5.15%) NetBackup
5 14 (3.43%) SCOM
6 13 (3.19%) WSUS
7 10 (2.45%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
8 9 (2.21%) OpenView Configuration Management
9 8 (1.96%) Netcool
10 6 (1.47%) McAfee ePO
11 5 (1.23%) nmon
12 4 (0.98%) HP SIM
12 4 (0.98%) Legato
12 4 (0.98%) Tivoli Storage Manager
13 3 (0.74%) ARCserve
13 3 (0.74%) Norton AntiVirus
14 2 (0.49%) Backup Exec
15 1 (0.25%) HP UCMDB
15 1 (0.25%) Oracle EDQ
Vendors
1 103 (25.25%) Microsoft
2 81 (19.85%) HP
3 57 (13.97%) VMware
4 50 (12.25%) EMC
5 44 (10.78%) Cisco
6 34 (8.33%) Juniper
7 30 (7.35%) Citrix
8 28 (6.86%) Oracle
9 23 (5.64%) Sun
10 22 (5.39%) StorageTek
11 21 (5.15%) Veritas
12 20 (4.90%) IBM
13 19 (4.66%) F5
14 15 (3.68%) McAfee
15 14 (3.43%) Business Objects
15 14 (3.43%) CA
16 12 (2.94%) Brocade
17 11 (2.70%) Meridio
18 10 (2.45%) Red Hat
19 9 (2.21%) Symantec
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