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 24 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Security Check (SC) Clearance
Rank 20 34 78
Rank change year-on-year
+14 +44
Permanent jobs citing SC Cleared 215 158 60
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 8.42% 6.35% 2.95%
As % of the Qualifications category 19.30% 17.10% 8.81%
Number of salaries quoted 146 93 36
Average salary £44,750 £47,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.78% +11.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £35,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £74,000 £62,500
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
1114 924 681
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 43.62% 37.14% 33.43%
Number of salaries quoted 583 625 574
Average salary £45,000 £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 £67,500 £60,000 £67,500
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 24 December 2014.

SC Cleared Salary Histogram in Reading

SC Cleared
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Reading

For the 6 months to 24 December 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.

1 496 (100.00%) Security Cleared
2 178 (35.89%) Windows
3 119 (23.99%) DV Cleared
4 115 (23.19%) Microsoft
5 99 (19.96%) Finance
6 97 (19.56%) Windows Server 2003
7 93 (18.75%) SQL
8 77 (15.52%) ITIL
9 74 (14.92%) Oracle
10 68 (13.71%) VMware
11 67 (13.51%) Telecoms
12 64 (12.90%) Active Directory
13 59 (11.90%) HP
14 57 (11.49%) VMware Infrastructure
14 57 (11.49%) HP Quality Center
15 48 (9.68%) Cisco
16 47 (9.48%) TestDirector
17 46 (9.27%) EMC
17 46 (9.27%) Windows Server 2008
18 45 (9.07%) Juniper
18 45 (9.07%) Oracle EBS
19 44 (8.87%) ERP
20 42 (8.47%) Performance Monitoring
21 41 (8.27%) SharePoint
21 41 (8.27%) Oracle ERP
21 41 (8.27%) PowerShell
22 40 (8.06%) Retail
23 39 (7.86%) XML
23 39 (7.86%) ISEB
23 39 (7.86%) Network Design

SC Cleared
Top Related IT Skills in Reading by Category

For the 6 months to 24 December 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 41 (8.27%) SharePoint
2 29 (5.85%) BizTalk Server
3 27 (5.44%) SharePoint Server
4 26 (5.24%) MS Exchange
5 20 (4.03%) MS Project Server
6 17 (3.43%) Oracle Workflow
7 13 (2.62%) WebLogic
8 11 (2.22%) Exchange Server 2000
8 11 (2.22%) Exchange Server 2003
8 11 (2.22%) Exchange Server 2007
8 11 (2.22%) Exchange Server 2010
9 10 (2.02%) Exchange Server 2013
9 10 (2.02%) WebSphere
9 10 (2.02%) IIS
10 9 (1.81%) Apache
10 9 (1.81%) SharePoint 2010
11 7 (1.41%) Oracle SOA Suite
11 7 (1.41%) JBoss
11 7 (1.41%) Documentum
12 6 (1.21%) Tomcat
Applications
1 35 (7.06%) MS Excel
2 21 (4.23%) MS Project
3 9 (1.81%) MS Visio
4 7 (1.41%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 45 (9.07%) Oracle EBS
2 41 (8.27%) Oracle ERP
3 28 (5.65%) Oracle EBS R12
4 10 (2.02%) Oracle iRecruitment
5 7 (1.41%) Oracle Applications
Cloud Services
1 10 (2.02%) Taleo
2 3 (0.60%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 36 (7.26%) Firewall
2 29 (5.85%) SAN
3 24 (4.84%) Wireless
4 20 (4.03%) LAN
5 18 (3.63%) TCP/IP
5 18 (3.63%) NAS
5 18 (3.63%) Fibre Channel
6 13 (2.62%) MPLS
6 13 (2.62%) DNS
7 12 (2.42%) Ethernet
7 12 (2.42%) ATM
7 12 (2.42%) ISDN
7 12 (2.42%) DSL
7 12 (2.42%) VRRP
7 12 (2.42%) HSRP
7 12 (2.42%) GLBP
8 11 (2.22%) Internet
9 10 (2.02%) WAN
10 8 (1.61%) Network Security
11 6 (1.21%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 16 (3.23%) EDRMS
2 11 (2.22%) SQL Server
3 10 (2.02%) Oracle Discoverer
4 9 (1.81%) IDOL
5 7 (1.41%) RDBMS
5 7 (1.41%) Oracle Reports
5 7 (1.41%) Data Warehouse
5 7 (1.41%) Oracle Database 11g
5 7 (1.41%) Oracle Database
5 7 (1.41%) Oracle BI Publisher
5 7 (1.41%) Relational Database
6 6 (1.21%) Oracle BI EE
7 3 (0.60%) Data Mining
8 1 (0.20%) SQL Server 2000
8 1 (0.20%) SQL Server 2005
8 1 (0.20%) SQL Server 2008
8 1 (0.20%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 47 (9.48%) TestDirector
2 24 (4.84%) Subversion
3 21 (4.23%) Jenkins
4 20 (4.03%) Oracle Forms
5 17 (3.43%) QuickTest Pro
5 17 (3.43%) Maven
6 13 (2.62%) WinRunner
7 8 (1.61%) LoadRunner
8 7 (1.41%) JIRA
8 7 (1.41%) Talend Open Studio
9 5 (1.01%) Selenium
10 4 (0.81%) JUnit
10 4 (0.81%) Trac
10 4 (0.81%) Team Foundation Server
11 3 (0.60%) Git (software)
12 2 (0.40%) Bugzilla
12 2 (0.40%) Ant
13 1 (0.20%) ClearCase
13 1 (0.20%) Eclipse
13 1 (0.20%) ClearQuest
General
1 99 (19.96%) Finance
2 67 (13.51%) Telecoms
3 40 (8.06%) Retail
4 28 (5.65%) Back Office
5 15 (3.02%) Banking
6 10 (2.02%) German Language
7 9 (1.81%) Legal
8 4 (0.81%) Marketing
9 3 (0.60%) Manufacturing
9 3 (0.60%) Publishing
9 3 (0.60%) Law
10 2 (0.40%) Electronics
10 2 (0.40%) Games
10 2 (0.40%) Advertising
11 1 (0.20%) Military
11 1 (0.20%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 80 (16.13%) Architect
2 77 (15.52%) Consultant
3 71 (14.31%) Analyst
4 43 (8.67%) Test Analyst
4 43 (8.67%) Support Engineer
5 34 (6.85%) Senior Architect
6 33 (6.65%) Senior Analyst
7 27 (5.44%) Developer
8 24 (4.84%) Project Manager
8 24 (4.84%) Functional Consultant
8 24 (4.84%) Oracle Consultant
8 24 (4.84%) Oracle Functional Consultant
9 22 (4.44%) Network Architect
9 22 (4.44%) Senior Test Analyst
10 19 (3.83%) Senior Network Architect
11 18 (3.63%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
11 18 (3.63%) 3rd Line Support
12 17 (3.43%) Project Planner
12 17 (3.43%) Solutions Architect
12 17 (3.43%) Test Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 39 (7.86%) XML
2 24 (4.84%) HTML
3 17 (3.43%) J2EE
4 15 (3.02%) JSP
5 13 (2.62%) Ajax
6 11 (2.22%) WCF
7 10 (2.02%) jQuery
7 10 (2.02%) .NET
7 10 (2.02%) CSS
8 8 (1.61%) ASP.NET
9 7 (1.41%) SOAP
9 7 (1.41%) Web Services
9 7 (1.41%) Middleware
9 7 (1.41%) ASP.NET Web Forms
10 6 (1.21%) WebCenter
11 5 (1.01%) Hibernate
12 4 (0.81%) Spring
12 4 (0.81%) JSON
12 4 (0.81%) KnockoutJS
12 4 (0.81%) AngularJS
Miscellaneous
1 39 (7.86%) Analytical Skills
2 26 (5.24%) Clustering
3 21 (4.23%) PKI
3 21 (4.23%) Replication
4 12 (2.42%) RMADS
4 12 (2.42%) Management Information System
5 7 (1.41%) CESG
5 7 (1.41%) CESG CLAS
5 7 (1.41%) Taxonomies
5 7 (1.41%) Data Integration
5 7 (1.41%) Social Media
5 7 (1.41%) Enterprise Storage
6 6 (1.21%) Blackberry
7 4 (0.81%) Open Source
8 3 (0.60%) Smartphone
8 3 (0.60%) Computer Science
9 2 (0.40%) Mathematics
9 2 (0.40%) PDA
9 2 (0.40%) Derivative
9 2 (0.40%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 178 (35.89%) Windows
2 97 (19.56%) Windows Server 2003
3 46 (9.27%) Windows Server 2008
4 36 (7.26%) Linux
5 35 (7.06%) UNIX
6 26 (5.24%) Windows XP
7 12 (2.42%) Windows 7
8 8 (1.61%) CentOS
8 8 (1.61%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 8 (1.61%) AIX
9 6 (1.21%) Android
10 5 (1.01%) Windows Server 2012
11 3 (0.60%) Windows 2000
12 2 (0.40%) HPUX
12 2 (0.40%) Solaris
12 2 (0.40%) Apple iOS
12 2 (0.40%) Windows 8
12 2 (0.40%) Debian
12 2 (0.40%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 77 (15.52%) ITIL
2 44 (8.87%) ERP
3 42 (8.47%) Performance Monitoring
4 39 (7.86%) Network Design
5 38 (7.66%) Agile Software Development
6 36 (7.26%) Migration
6 36 (7.26%) Mentoring
7 34 (6.85%) Project Management
8 31 (6.25%) Disaster Recovery
9 27 (5.44%) Data Migration
10 26 (5.24%) PRINCE2
11 25 (5.04%) Test Scripting
12 24 (4.84%) Performance Testing
13 21 (4.23%) Workflow
13 21 (4.23%) Test Management
14 19 (3.83%) Automation Testing
15 18 (3.63%) Web Testing
16 17 (3.43%) Configuration Management
16 17 (3.43%) Waterfall
17 16 (3.23%) SOA
Programming Languages
1 93 (18.75%) SQL
2 41 (8.27%) PowerShell
3 32 (6.45%) Java
4 25 (5.04%) C#
5 20 (4.03%) JavaScript
6 18 (3.63%) XPath
7 17 (3.43%) PL/SQL
8 15 (3.02%) VBScript
9 14 (2.82%) PHP
10 11 (2.22%) VB
11 10 (2.02%) Shell Script
12 6 (1.21%) VBA
12 6 (1.21%) Pascal
12 6 (1.21%) C
12 6 (1.21%) Delphi
13 5 (1.01%) VB.NET
14 2 (0.40%) C++
14 2 (0.40%) Perl
14 2 (0.40%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 496 (100.00%) Security Cleared
2 119 (23.99%) DV Cleared
3 39 (7.86%) ISEB
4 27 (5.44%) Cisco Certification
5 24 (4.84%) Degree
6 22 (4.44%) MCP
7 21 (4.23%) CCNP
8 18 (3.63%) ISTQB
9 14 (2.82%) Microsoft Certification
10 13 (2.62%) MCSE
10 13 (2.62%) JNCIS
11 12 (2.42%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
12 11 (2.22%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
12 11 (2.22%) BC Cleared
13 9 (1.81%) PRINCE2 Certification
14 7 (1.41%) CCNA
14 7 (1.41%) OCP
14 7 (1.41%) Oracle Certification
15 3 (0.60%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
16 2 (0.40%) OSCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 18 (3.63%) QA
2 14 (2.82%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 10 (2.02%) SLA
4 7 (1.41%) Data Quality
5 4 (0.81%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 64 (12.90%) Active Directory
2 57 (11.49%) VMware Infrastructure
3 23 (4.64%) Hyper-V
4 13 (2.62%) vSphere
4 13 (2.62%) Terminal Services
5 12 (2.42%) XenApp
6 11 (2.22%) VMware ESX
7 9 (1.81%) ISA Server
8 7 (1.41%) VMware ESXi
9 6 (1.21%) Samba
9 6 (1.21%) NFS
10 4 (0.81%) Microsoft Virtual Server
11 3 (0.60%) Forefront TMG
12 2 (0.40%) KVM
12 2 (0.40%) Citrix Presentation Server
12 2 (0.40%) Snort
13 1 (0.20%) ProxySG
Systems Management
1 57 (11.49%) HP Quality Center
2 29 (5.85%) EMC NetWorker
3 24 (4.84%) SCCM
4 17 (3.43%) NetBackup
5 15 (3.02%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
6 14 (2.82%) SCOM
7 11 (2.22%) OpenView Configuration Management
8 9 (1.81%) Netcool
8 9 (1.81%) McAfee ePO
8 9 (1.81%) WSUS
9 7 (1.41%) Oracle EDQ
10 6 (1.21%) nmon
11 4 (0.81%) ARCserve
11 4 (0.81%) Norton AntiVirus
11 4 (0.81%) Backup Exec
12 2 (0.40%) Legato
12 2 (0.40%) Tivoli Storage Manager
13 1 (0.20%) HP UCMDB
Vendors
1 115 (23.19%) Microsoft
2 74 (14.92%) Oracle
3 68 (13.71%) VMware
4 59 (11.90%) HP
5 48 (9.68%) Cisco
6 46 (9.27%) EMC
7 45 (9.07%) Juniper
8 35 (7.06%) Citrix
9 27 (5.44%) F5
10 24 (4.84%) McAfee
11 22 (4.44%) Veritas
12 20 (4.03%) IBM
13 16 (3.23%) Sun
13 16 (3.23%) StorageTek
14 14 (2.82%) Fujitsu
15 13 (2.62%) Business Objects
15 13 (2.62%) CA
16 11 (2.22%) Meridio
16 11 (2.22%) Open Text
17 7 (1.41%) Talend
Reading, Berkshire
CGI
Salary: £40000 - £55000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Experis Ltd
Salary: £38000.00 - £42000.00 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 30000 - 65000
Posted: 3 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 55000 - 80000 + Excellent benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Lorien Resourcing
Salary: Negotiable depending on experience
Posted: 6 days ago
Reading
The People Network
Salary: £25000 - £40000 per annum + Superb benefits
Posted: 8 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
CGI
Salary: £55000 - £70000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 13 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
CGI
Salary: £55000 - £70000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 13 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Yoh Company
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 13 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
CGI
Salary: £40,000 - £55,000 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: 23 days ago