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 21 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
21 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Security Check (SC) Clearance
Rank 24 14 57
Rank change year-on-year
-10 +43
Permanent jobs citing SC Cleared 216 262 90
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 8.61% 10.51% 4.22%
As % of the Qualifications category 20.99% 28.45% 11.86%
Number of salaries quoted 122 192 31
Average salary £58,750 £47,500 £52,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+23.68% -9.52%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,809 £34,100 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £79,500 £77,500 £60,000
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
1029 921 759
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 41.00% 36.96% 35.55%
Number of salaries quoted 605 660 534
Average salary £50,000 £45,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+11.11% -
90% offered a salary of more than £25,500 £30,000 £34,500
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £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 21 April 2015.

SC Cleared Salary Histogram in Reading

SC Cleared
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Reading

For the 6 months to 21 April 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.

1 416 (100.00%) Security Cleared
2 126 (30.29%) DV Cleared
3 123 (29.57%) Windows
4 113 (27.16%) ITIL
5 107 (25.72%) Microsoft
6 106 (25.48%) HP
7 104 (25.00%) Finance
8 82 (19.71%) Active Directory
9 63 (15.14%) Telecoms
10 58 (13.94%) Performance Monitoring
11 51 (12.26%) Firewall
12 50 (12.02%) VMware
12 50 (12.02%) Cisco
12 50 (12.02%) EMC NetWorker
13 49 (11.78%) PRINCE2
13 49 (11.78%) Analytical Skills
14 47 (11.30%) Windows Server 2003
15 45 (10.82%) EMC
16 43 (10.34%) VMware Infrastructure
17 42 (10.10%) SAN
18 41 (9.86%) Agile Software Development
19 40 (9.62%) MS Excel
20 38 (9.13%) Cisco Certification
21 37 (8.89%) SQL
22 36 (8.65%) Disaster Recovery
23 35 (8.41%) Configuration Management
23 35 (8.41%) Scrum
23 35 (8.41%) Juniper
24 34 (8.17%) Project Management
25 32 (7.69%) SLA

SC Cleared
Top Related IT Skills in Reading by Category

For the 6 months to 21 April 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 30 (7.21%) SharePoint
2 18 (4.33%) Lync
3 13 (3.13%) MS Exchange
4 11 (2.64%) IIS
4 11 (2.64%) Apache
4 11 (2.64%) SharePoint 2010
5 10 (2.40%) Exchange Server 2010
5 10 (2.40%) Exchange Server 2007
6 8 (1.92%) WebSphere
6 8 (1.92%) MS Project Server
7 6 (1.44%) WebLogic
7 6 (1.44%) JBoss
8 5 (1.20%) Tomcat
8 5 (1.20%) SharePoint Server
8 5 (1.20%) Joomla!
8 5 (1.20%) BizTalk Server
9 2 (0.48%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
9 2 (0.48%) ArcGIS
9 2 (0.48%) CMS
9 2 (0.48%) Office Communications Server
Applications
1 40 (9.62%) MS Excel
2 22 (5.29%) MS Office
3 11 (2.64%) MS Project
4 10 (2.40%) MS Visio
5 9 (2.16%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 7 (1.68%) Oracle EBS
1 7 (1.68%) Oracle ERP
1 7 (1.68%) Oracle Applications
1 7 (1.68%) Oracle EBS R12
1 7 (1.68%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
2 2 (0.48%) SAP GRC
Cloud Services
1 8 (1.92%) Office 365
2 2 (0.48%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 51 (12.26%) Firewall
2 42 (10.10%) SAN
3 29 (6.97%) TCP/IP
3 29 (6.97%) LAN
3 29 (6.97%) Fibre Channel
4 27 (6.49%) NAS
5 25 (6.01%) DNS
6 24 (5.77%) WAN
6 24 (5.77%) Wireless
7 16 (3.85%) VoIP
8 15 (3.61%) DHCP
9 9 (2.16%) Internet
9 9 (2.16%) MPLS
10 7 (1.68%) DSL
10 7 (1.68%) VRRP
10 7 (1.68%) HSRP
10 7 (1.68%) GLBP
10 7 (1.68%) Ethernet
10 7 (1.68%) ATM
10 7 (1.68%) ISDN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (3.13%) IDOL
2 11 (2.64%) EDRMS
3 2 (0.48%) Relational Database
3 2 (0.48%) BusinessObjects
3 2 (0.48%) SQL Server
4 1 (0.24%) Oracle Reports
4 1 (0.24%) Oracle9i Database
4 1 (0.24%) RDBMS
4 1 (0.24%) Oracle Database 10g
4 1 (0.24%) Oracle Database 11g
4 1 (0.24%) Hadoop
4 1 (0.24%) Oracle Database 12c
4 1 (0.24%) Oracle Database
4 1 (0.24%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 9 (2.16%) TestDirector
2 6 (1.44%) Subversion
3 5 (1.20%) Maven
3 5 (1.20%) LoadRunner
3 5 (1.20%) Oracle Forms
3 5 (1.20%) MSI
3 5 (1.20%) Jenkins
4 4 (0.96%) QuickTest Pro
5 2 (0.48%) JIRA
5 2 (0.48%) Selenium
5 2 (0.48%) Git (software)
5 2 (0.48%) Bugzilla
6 1 (0.24%) Team Foundation Server
6 1 (0.24%) WebDriver
6 1 (0.24%) MSTest
6 1 (0.24%) ClearQuest
6 1 (0.24%) ClearCase
6 1 (0.24%) WinRunner
6 1 (0.24%) Ant
6 1 (0.24%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 104 (25.00%) Finance
2 63 (15.14%) Telecoms
3 14 (3.37%) Retail
4 13 (3.13%) Marketing
5 9 (2.16%) Back Office
6 8 (1.92%) Banking
7 6 (1.44%) Advertising
8 3 (0.72%) Legal
9 1 (0.24%) Electronics
9 1 (0.24%) Publishing
9 1 (0.24%) Military
Job Titles
1 65 (15.63%) Support Engineer
2 48 (11.54%) Project Manager
3 46 (11.06%) Architect
3 46 (11.06%) Consultant
4 27 (6.49%) Senior Manager
5 26 (6.25%) Storage Engineer
5 26 (6.25%) SAN Engineer
5 26 (6.25%) SAN Storage Engineer
6 25 (6.01%) Analyst
7 24 (5.77%) EMC Engineer
7 24 (5.77%) EMC Storage Engineer
8 21 (5.05%) Agile Project Manager
8 21 (5.05%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
8 21 (5.05%) 3rd Line Support
9 18 (4.33%) Security Manager
10 17 (4.09%) Network Architect
10 17 (4.09%) Storage Support Engineer
11 15 (3.61%) Senior Project Manager
12 14 (3.37%) Server Support
12 14 (3.37%) Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (3.13%) XML
2 10 (2.40%) CGI
2 10 (2.40%) HTML
3 9 (2.16%) J2EE
4 6 (1.44%) JSP
4 6 (1.44%) Ajax
5 5 (1.20%) Application Packaging
5 5 (1.20%) WCF
5 5 (1.20%) SOAP
5 5 (1.20%) Web Services
5 5 (1.20%) CSS
6 4 (0.96%) .NET
6 4 (0.96%) jQuery
7 3 (0.72%) JSON
7 3 (0.72%) AngularJS
8 2 (0.48%) ASP.NET Web Forms
8 2 (0.48%) SAP PI
8 2 (0.48%) ASP.NET MVC
8 2 (0.48%) ASP.NET
8 2 (0.48%) SAML
Miscellaneous
1 49 (11.78%) Analytical Skills
2 31 (7.45%) Replication
3 19 (4.57%) PKI
4 18 (4.33%) Data Protection Act
5 17 (4.09%) Clustering
5 17 (4.09%) Enterprise Storage
6 12 (2.88%) GIS
7 10 (2.40%) Social Media
8 8 (1.92%) Management Information System
9 7 (1.68%) CESG
9 7 (1.68%) CESG CLAS
10 4 (0.96%) RMADS
11 3 (0.72%) Blackberry
12 2 (0.48%) Computer Science
12 2 (0.48%) Open Source
12 2 (0.48%) Mathematics
13 1 (0.24%) Physics
13 1 (0.24%) Video Conferencing
13 1 (0.24%) Smartcard
13 1 (0.24%) Embedded Systems
Operating Systems
1 123 (29.57%) Windows
2 47 (11.30%) Windows Server 2003
3 31 (7.45%) Windows Server 2008
3 31 (7.45%) Windows 7
4 26 (6.25%) Linux
5 20 (4.81%) UNIX
6 14 (3.37%) Windows XP
7 11 (2.64%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 5 (1.20%) CentOS
8 5 (1.20%) Windows 2000
8 5 (1.20%) AIX
9 4 (0.96%) Android
9 4 (0.96%) Windows Server 2012
10 2 (0.48%) Solaris
11 1 (0.24%) Apple iOS
11 1 (0.24%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 113 (27.16%) ITIL
2 58 (13.94%) Performance Monitoring
3 49 (11.78%) PRINCE2
4 41 (9.86%) Agile Software Development
5 36 (8.65%) Disaster Recovery
6 35 (8.41%) Configuration Management
6 35 (8.41%) Scrum
7 34 (8.17%) Project Management
8 32 (7.69%) DSDM
9 31 (7.45%) Stakeholder Management
10 25 (6.01%) Network Design
10 25 (6.01%) Service Delivery
10 25 (6.01%) People Management
11 23 (5.53%) Cyber Security
11 23 (5.53%) Information Security
12 22 (5.29%) Mentoring
13 21 (5.05%) Agile Project Management
14 20 (4.81%) Business Development
15 19 (4.57%) Migration
16 18 (4.33%) Information Security Management
Programming Languages
1 37 (8.89%) SQL
2 32 (7.69%) PowerShell
3 16 (3.85%) VBScript
4 15 (3.61%) C#
5 14 (3.37%) Java
6 12 (2.88%) VB
7 9 (2.16%) JavaScript
8 6 (1.44%) PHP
9 5 (1.20%) VBA
9 5 (1.20%) Pascal
9 5 (1.20%) Delphi
10 4 (0.96%) C
11 2 (0.48%) VB.NET
11 2 (0.48%) Perl
12 1 (0.24%) Python
12 1 (0.24%) Ruby
12 1 (0.24%) Bash Shell
12 1 (0.24%) C++
Qualifications
1 416 (100.00%) Security Cleared
2 126 (30.29%) DV Cleared
3 38 (9.13%) Cisco Certification
4 30 (7.21%) CCNA
5 26 (6.25%) Microsoft Certification
6 25 (6.01%) MCP
6 25 (6.01%) MCSE
7 20 (4.81%) Degree
8 17 (4.09%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
9 16 (3.85%) CCNP
10 10 (2.40%) CISSP
10 10 (2.40%) BC Cleared
11 7 (1.68%) JNCIS
11 7 (1.68%) ISEB
11 7 (1.68%) A+ Certification
11 7 (1.68%) ISTQB
12 4 (0.96%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
12 4 (0.96%) PRINCE2 Certification
12 4 (0.96%) RHCE
12 4 (0.96%) CISMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 32 (7.69%) SLA
2 23 (5.53%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 18 (4.33%) PCI DSS
4 14 (3.37%) QA
5 2 (0.48%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 82 (19.71%) Active Directory
2 43 (10.34%) VMware Infrastructure
3 12 (2.88%) Hyper-V
4 11 (2.64%) Terminal Services
4 11 (2.64%) ISA Server
5 10 (2.40%) XenApp
6 8 (1.92%) XenDesktop
6 8 (1.92%) vSphere
7 5 (1.20%) NFS
7 5 (1.20%) Samba
7 5 (1.20%) Microsoft App-V
8 4 (0.96%) VMware ESXi
8 4 (0.96%) KVM
9 1 (0.24%) Snort
9 1 (0.24%) Xen
9 1 (0.24%) Microsoft Virtual Server
9 1 (0.24%) Oracle RAC
9 1 (0.24%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 50 (12.02%) EMC NetWorker
2 32 (7.69%) SCCM
3 20 (4.81%) WSUS
4 18 (4.33%) NetBackup
5 17 (4.09%) HP Quality Center
6 15 (3.61%) SCOM
7 12 (2.88%) HP SIM
8 7 (1.68%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
9 5 (1.20%) nmon
10 3 (0.72%) Legato
10 3 (0.72%) Tivoli Storage Manager
10 3 (0.72%) OpenView Configuration Management
11 2 (0.48%) Netcool
12 1 (0.24%) ARCserve
12 1 (0.24%) Norton AntiVirus
12 1 (0.24%) Backup Exec
12 1 (0.24%) Oracle RMAN
12 1 (0.24%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
12 1 (0.24%) Data Guard
Vendors
1 107 (25.72%) Microsoft
2 106 (25.48%) HP
3 50 (12.02%) Cisco
3 50 (12.02%) VMware
4 45 (10.82%) EMC
5 35 (8.41%) Juniper
6 27 (6.49%) Sun
7 26 (6.25%) StorageTek
7 26 (6.25%) F5
8 22 (5.29%) Citrix
9 21 (5.05%) Oracle
10 20 (4.81%) IBM
11 17 (4.09%) Brocade
12 16 (3.85%) McAfee
13 15 (3.61%) Veritas
14 14 (3.37%) Meridio
14 14 (3.37%) ArcSight
14 14 (3.37%) Lumension
15 13 (3.13%) SolarWinds
15 13 (3.13%) CA
Reading, Berkshire
CGI
Salary: £30000 - £42000 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: 2 hours ago
Reading, Berkshire
Polar Recruitment
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + Attractive Benefits
Posted: 3 hours ago
Reading, Berkshire
Polar Recruitment
Salary: £17000 - £40000 per annum + Uplift and Benefits
Posted: 3 hours ago
Reading, Berkshire
Polar Recruitment
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + Uplift, Pension, Healthcare
Posted: 3 hours ago
Reading, Berkshire
Oracle Corporation UK Ltd
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 4 hours ago
Reading, Berkshire
Experis Ltd
Salary: £22000.00 - £24000.00 per annum
Posted: 9 hours ago
Reading, Berkshire
Computer People
Salary: £55000.00 - £75000.00 per annum + Excellent Benefits Package
Posted: 2 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 35,000 - 40,000 + excellent benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
CGI
Salary: £70000 - £80000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
CGI
Salary: £30000 - £50000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Global Technology Solutions Ltd
Salary: £34000 - £35000 per annum + £1,200 DV allowance
Posted: 5 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Global Technology Solutions Ltd
Salary: £22979 - £24179 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Global Technology Solutions Ltd
Salary: £41000 - £42000 per annum + £1,200 DV Clearance allowance
Posted: 5 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 60000 - 85000 + excellent benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Reading
Computer Futures
Salary: £40000 - £60000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 18 days ago
Reading
Computer Futures
Salary: £55000 - £75000 per annum + benefits + bonus
Posted: 18 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
CGI
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: 20 days ago
Reading
Computer Futures
Salary: £55000 - £75000 per annum + benefits + bonus
Posted: 20 days ago