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 29 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
29 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Security Check (SC) Clearance
Rank 8 17 24
Rank change year-on-year
+9 +7
Permanent jobs citing SC Cleared 368 237 167
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 14.63% 10.53% 8.20%
As % of the Qualifications category 35.45% 27.65% 22.66%
Number of salaries quoted 256 158 150
Average salary £52,500 £47,000 £55,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+11.70% -14.54%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £32,500 £35,900
10% offered a salary of more than £85,000 £60,600 £67,750
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+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
1038 857 737
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 41.26% 38.07% 36.18%
Number of salaries quoted 653 648 631
Average salary £50,000 £46,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.52% +3.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,750 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £62,500 £62,500
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 29 August 2014.

SC Cleared Salary Histogram in Reading

SC Cleared
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Reading

For the 6 months to 29 August 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.

1 675 (100.00%) Security Cleared
2 178 (26.37%) Windows
3 170 (25.19%) DV Cleared
4 165 (24.44%) Finance
5 143 (21.19%) Microsoft
6 116 (17.19%) ITIL
7 96 (14.22%) Retail
8 95 (14.07%) SQL
9 86 (12.74%) PRINCE2
10 83 (12.30%) Active Directory
10 83 (12.30%) Windows Server 2003
11 81 (12.00%) Telecoms
12 78 (11.56%) Network Design
13 75 (11.11%) Oracle
14 63 (9.33%) Back Office
14 63 (9.33%) HP
15 62 (9.19%) Oracle EBS
16 60 (8.89%) ISEB
17 59 (8.74%) ERP
18 58 (8.59%) VMware
18 58 (8.59%) Project Management
19 54 (8.00%) Windows Server 2008
20 53 (7.85%) EMC
21 52 (7.70%) Oracle ERP
21 52 (7.70%) HP Quality Center
22 49 (7.26%) ISO/IEC 27001
23 48 (7.11%) Security Architecture
23 48 (7.11%) Migration
23 48 (7.11%) Linux
24 46 (6.81%) EMC NetWorker

SC Cleared
Top Related IT Skills in Reading by Category

For the 6 months to 29 August 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 30 (4.44%) SharePoint
2 27 (4.00%) SharePoint Server
3 26 (3.85%) Oracle Workflow
4 25 (3.70%) BizTalk Server
5 21 (3.11%) MS Exchange
5 21 (3.11%) MS Project Server
6 13 (1.93%) Exchange Server 2003
7 11 (1.63%) Exchange Server 2010
7 11 (1.63%) Exchange Server 2007
8 10 (1.48%) Oracle SOA Suite
9 9 (1.33%) Exchange Server 2000
10 7 (1.04%) Exchange Server 2013
11 6 (0.89%) Documentum
11 6 (0.89%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
12 4 (0.59%) Exchange Server 5.5
12 4 (0.59%) CMS
13 3 (0.44%) WebSphere
13 3 (0.44%) Sitecore CMS
14 2 (0.30%) Office Communications Server
14 2 (0.30%) ArcGIS
Applications
1 27 (4.00%) MS Excel
2 22 (3.26%) MS Project
3 14 (2.07%) MS Visio
4 6 (0.89%) MS Office
5 1 (0.15%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 62 (9.19%) Oracle EBS
2 52 (7.70%) Oracle ERP
3 39 (5.78%) Oracle EBS R12
4 16 (2.37%) Oracle iRecruitment
5 10 (1.48%) Oracle Applications
6 1 (0.15%) Cognos Business Intelligence
Cloud Services
1 16 (2.37%) Taleo
2 2 (0.30%) Cloud Computing
2 2 (0.30%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 27 (4.00%) Firewall
2 26 (3.85%) SAN
3 18 (2.67%) TCP/IP
3 18 (2.67%) Internet
3 18 (2.67%) NAS
4 16 (2.37%) Wireless
4 16 (2.37%) DNS
5 12 (1.78%) DHCP
6 10 (1.48%) Kerberos
7 9 (1.33%) Broadband
8 6 (0.89%) SMTP
8 6 (0.89%) HTTP
8 6 (0.89%) DMZ
8 6 (0.89%) Network Security
9 5 (0.74%) HTTPS
10 4 (0.59%) Fibre Channel
11 2 (0.30%) LAN
11 2 (0.30%) WAN
12 1 (0.15%) LDAP
12 1 (0.15%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 23 (3.41%) SQL Server
2 16 (2.37%) Oracle Discoverer
3 13 (1.93%) EDRMS
4 11 (1.63%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 10 (1.48%) Oracle Database 11g
5 10 (1.48%) Oracle Database
5 10 (1.48%) Oracle BI Publisher
5 10 (1.48%) Relational Database
5 10 (1.48%) RDBMS
5 10 (1.48%) DTS
5 10 (1.48%) Oracle Reports
6 9 (1.33%) Data Mining
7 7 (1.04%) Data Warehouse
8 6 (0.89%) Oracle BI EE
9 4 (0.59%) SQL Server 2005
10 3 (0.44%) SQL Server 2008
11 2 (0.30%) Big Data
11 2 (0.30%) SQL Server 2012
12 1 (0.15%) MySQL
12 1 (0.15%) IDOL
Development Applications
1 41 (6.07%) TestDirector
2 11 (1.63%) QuickTest Pro
2 11 (1.63%) Oracle Forms
2 11 (1.63%) Subversion
3 10 (1.48%) WinRunner
4 8 (1.19%) Jenkins
5 6 (0.89%) Maven
5 6 (0.89%) JIRA
5 6 (0.89%) Talend Open Studio
6 5 (0.74%) Selenium
6 5 (0.74%) JUnit
7 4 (0.59%) Team Foundation Server
8 3 (0.44%) Trac
8 3 (0.44%) SoapUI
9 2 (0.30%) LoadUI
9 2 (0.30%) WebDriver
9 2 (0.30%) Cucumber
9 2 (0.30%) ClearCase
9 2 (0.30%) Eclipse
9 2 (0.30%) Ant
General
1 165 (24.44%) Finance
2 96 (14.22%) Retail
3 81 (12.00%) Telecoms
4 63 (9.33%) Back Office
5 32 (4.74%) German Language
6 20 (2.96%) Legal
7 9 (1.33%) Law
8 6 (0.89%) Publishing
9 5 (0.74%) Military
10 3 (0.44%) Banking
10 3 (0.44%) Advertising
10 3 (0.44%) Automotive
11 2 (0.30%) Marketing
11 2 (0.30%) Games
12 1 (0.15%) Local Government
12 1 (0.15%) Electronics
12 1 (0.15%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 126 (18.67%) Consultant
2 103 (15.26%) Architect
3 70 (10.37%) Support Engineer
4 68 (10.07%) Project Manager
5 66 (9.78%) Analyst
6 44 (6.52%) Security Consultant
7 42 (6.22%) Test Analyst
8 35 (5.19%) Functional Consultant
8 35 (5.19%) Oracle Consultant
8 35 (5.19%) Oracle Functional Consultant
9 34 (5.04%) Developer
9 34 (5.04%) Programme Manager
10 31 (4.59%) Senior Architect
11 30 (4.44%) Test Manager
12 29 (4.30%) Security Engineer
13 27 (4.00%) Senior Analyst
13 27 (4.00%) Security Support Engineer
14 25 (3.70%) Solutions Architect
15 23 (3.41%) .NET Developer
15 23 (3.41%) Information Security Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 29 (4.30%) .NET
2 28 (4.15%) ASP.NET
3 27 (4.00%) XML
4 22 (3.26%) HTML
5 16 (2.37%) jQuery
6 15 (2.22%) ASP.NET Web Forms
7 13 (1.93%) CSS
8 12 (1.78%) ASP.NET MVC
9 10 (1.48%) Middleware
10 8 (1.19%) HTML5
11 7 (1.04%) Flash
12 6 (0.89%) Spring
12 6 (0.89%) WebCenter
13 5 (0.74%) Ajax
14 4 (0.59%) Hibernate
14 4 (0.59%) WCF
14 4 (0.59%) KnockoutJS
15 3 (0.44%) CGI
15 3 (0.44%) SOAP
16 2 (0.30%) COM
Miscellaneous
1 39 (5.78%) RMADS
2 32 (4.74%) PKI
3 23 (3.41%) Management Information System
4 17 (2.52%) CESG
5 15 (2.22%) CESG CLAS
6 14 (2.07%) Clustering
7 13 (1.93%) Mathematics
8 11 (1.63%) Taxonomies
9 10 (1.48%) Data Integration
10 9 (1.33%) Smartphone
10 9 (1.33%) Computer Science
11 7 (1.04%) Derivative
11 7 (1.04%) Device Driver
12 6 (0.89%) Blackberry
12 6 (0.89%) Data Protection Act
13 5 (0.74%) Physics
13 5 (0.74%) Replication
14 4 (0.59%) PDA
14 4 (0.59%) Open Source
14 4 (0.59%) Enterprise Storage
Operating Systems
1 178 (26.37%) Windows
2 83 (12.30%) Windows Server 2003
3 54 (8.00%) Windows Server 2008
4 48 (7.11%) Linux
5 40 (5.93%) UNIX
6 30 (4.44%) Windows XP
7 14 (2.07%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 14 (2.07%) Windows 7
8 12 (1.78%) AIX
9 11 (1.63%) Android
10 8 (1.19%) Windows 2000
10 8 (1.19%) Solaris
11 7 (1.04%) HPUX
11 7 (1.04%) CentOS
12 5 (0.74%) Windows Server 2012
13 2 (0.30%) VxWorks
13 2 (0.30%) LynxOS
13 2 (0.30%) Debian
13 2 (0.30%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 116 (17.19%) ITIL
2 86 (12.74%) PRINCE2
3 78 (11.56%) Network Design
4 59 (8.74%) ERP
5 58 (8.59%) Project Management
6 48 (7.11%) Migration
6 48 (7.11%) Security Architecture
7 42 (6.22%) Risk Assessment
8 37 (5.48%) Disaster Recovery
9 36 (5.33%) Information Security
10 35 (5.19%) Business Development
11 33 (4.89%) Information Assurance
11 33 (4.89%) Data Migration
11 33 (4.89%) Performance Monitoring
12 32 (4.74%) Test Scripting
12 32 (4.74%) Six Sigma
12 32 (4.74%) Benchmarking
13 30 (4.44%) Supplier Management
14 29 (4.30%) Workflow
15 28 (4.15%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 95 (14.07%) SQL
2 32 (4.74%) C#
3 27 (4.00%) Java
4 26 (3.85%) PL/SQL
5 22 (3.26%) VB.NET
5 22 (3.26%) XPath
6 20 (2.96%) Shell Script
7 19 (2.81%) JavaScript
8 17 (2.52%) VB
9 12 (1.78%) PowerShell
9 12 (1.78%) C
9 12 (1.78%) T-SQL
10 10 (1.48%) VBA
10 10 (1.48%) VB6
11 9 (1.33%) Perl
12 7 (1.04%) Bash Shell
13 6 (0.89%) VBScript
14 3 (0.44%) C++
15 2 (0.30%) PHP
15 2 (0.30%) MATLAB
Qualifications
1 675 (100.00%) Security Cleared
2 170 (25.19%) DV Cleared
3 60 (8.89%) ISEB
4 41 (6.07%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
4 41 (6.07%) ISTQB
5 33 (4.89%) Degree
6 29 (4.30%) PRINCE2 Certification
7 25 (3.70%) MCP
8 17 (2.52%) Microsoft Certification
9 16 (2.37%) MCSE
10 11 (1.63%) Cisco Certification
11 10 (1.48%) CCNP
11 10 (1.48%) OCP
11 10 (1.48%) Oracle Certification
12 6 (0.89%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
12 6 (0.89%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
13 3 (0.44%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
13 3 (0.44%) CISA
13 3 (0.44%) CCNA
13 3 (0.44%) CISSP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 49 (7.26%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 22 (3.26%) QA
3 15 (2.22%) SLA
4 10 (1.48%) PCI DSS
5 6 (0.89%) Data Quality
6 2 (0.30%) DO-178B
7 1 (0.15%) JSP 440
System Software
1 83 (12.30%) Active Directory
2 43 (6.37%) VMware Infrastructure
3 22 (3.26%) Hyper-V
4 10 (1.48%) VMware ESXi
4 10 (1.48%) Terminal Services
5 9 (1.33%) VMware ESX
5 9 (1.33%) Microsoft Virtual Server
6 5 (0.74%) NFS
6 5 (0.74%) Samba
6 5 (0.74%) Forefront TMG
6 5 (0.74%) XenApp
7 4 (0.59%) Microsoft App-V
8 3 (0.44%) vSphere
9 2 (0.30%) KVM
9 2 (0.30%) Snort
9 2 (0.30%) Citrix Presentation Server
10 1 (0.15%) ProxySG
10 1 (0.15%) DFS Replication
Systems Management
1 52 (7.70%) HP Quality Center
2 46 (6.81%) EMC NetWorker
3 31 (4.59%) WSUS
4 26 (3.85%) SCCM
5 19 (2.81%) SCOM
6 13 (1.93%) NetBackup
7 11 (1.63%) HP SIM
8 10 (1.48%) OpenView Configuration Management
9 9 (1.33%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
10 8 (1.19%) Backup Exec
11 7 (1.04%) Netcool
12 6 (0.89%) Oracle EDQ
13 5 (0.74%) nmon
14 4 (0.59%) McAfee ePO
15 3 (0.44%) ARCserve
15 3 (0.44%) Norton AntiVirus
16 2 (0.30%) BMC PATROL
16 2 (0.30%) HP Data Protector
17 1 (0.15%) Legato
17 1 (0.15%) Tivoli Storage Manager
Vendors
1 143 (21.19%) Microsoft
2 75 (11.11%) Oracle
3 63 (9.33%) HP
4 58 (8.59%) VMware
5 53 (7.85%) EMC
6 32 (4.74%) Cisco
6 32 (4.74%) Fujitsu
7 27 (4.00%) Juniper
8 25 (3.70%) F5
9 18 (2.67%) IBM
10 14 (2.07%) Citrix
10 14 (2.07%) Lumension
10 14 (2.07%) Open Text
11 13 (1.93%) McAfee
12 12 (1.78%) Veritas
12 12 (1.78%) Red Hat
12 12 (1.78%) Symantec
13 11 (1.63%) SolarWinds
13 11 (1.63%) ArcSight
13 11 (1.63%) Xamarin
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