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

Location
3 months to
2 Jun 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Security Check (SC) Clearance
Rank 29 9 42
Rank change year-on-year
-20 +33
Permanent jobs citing SC Cleared 169 315 111
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 7.51% 13.35% 5.15%
As % of the Qualifications category 20.12% 34.54% 14.18%
Number of salaries quoted 118 217 72
Average salary £52,750 £50,000 £46,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.50% +7.52%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,000 £34,400 £22,000
10% offered a salary of more than £80,750 £90,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £46,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+2.22% +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
840 912 783
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 37.33% 38.66% 36.33%
Number of salaries quoted 550 630 606
Average salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.55% -
90% offered a salary of more than £23,579 £29,500 £31,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £60,000 £70,000
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 2 June 2015.

SC Cleared Salary Histogram in Reading

SC Cleared
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Reading

For the 6 months to 2 June 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.

1 363 (100.00%) Security Cleared
2 103 (28.37%) Microsoft
3 100 (27.55%) ITIL
4 97 (26.72%) Finance
4 97 (26.72%) DV Cleared
5 94 (25.90%) HP
6 91 (25.07%) Windows
7 75 (20.66%) Active Directory
8 58 (15.98%) PRINCE2
9 53 (14.60%) Agile Software Development
10 50 (13.77%) Telecoms
11 49 (13.50%) Scrum
11 49 (13.50%) Data Centre
12 47 (12.95%) Analytical Skills
12 47 (12.95%) DSDM
13 46 (12.67%) Firewall
14 45 (12.40%) MS Excel
15 43 (11.85%) EMC NetWorker
16 42 (11.57%) Performance Monitoring
16 42 (11.57%) Stakeholder Management
17 40 (11.02%) Cisco
18 39 (10.74%) SLA
19 38 (10.47%) Configuration Management
19 38 (10.47%) Project Management
20 37 (10.19%) People Management
21 35 (9.64%) Windows 7
21 35 (9.64%) EMC
21 35 (9.64%) Cisco Certification
22 34 (9.37%) CCNA
23 33 (9.09%) Disaster Recovery

SC Cleared
Top Related IT Skills in Reading by Category

For the 6 months to 2 June 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 15 (4.13%) SharePoint
1 15 (4.13%) Lync
2 12 (3.31%) Exchange Server 2007
2 12 (3.31%) Exchange Server 2010
2 12 (3.31%) MS Exchange
3 6 (1.65%) SharePoint Server
4 4 (1.10%) WebSphere
4 4 (1.10%) SharePoint 2010
4 4 (1.10%) IIS
4 4 (1.10%) Apache
4 4 (1.10%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
5 3 (0.83%) ArcGIS
5 3 (0.83%) Exchange Server 2013
5 3 (0.83%) Exchange Server 2000
5 3 (0.83%) Exchange Server 2003
6 2 (0.55%) Office Communications Server
6 2 (0.55%) MS Project Server
6 2 (0.55%) CMS
7 1 (0.28%) JBoss
7 1 (0.28%) WebLogic
Applications
1 45 (12.40%) MS Excel
2 21 (5.79%) MS Office
3 14 (3.86%) MS Visio
4 9 (2.48%) MS PowerPoint
5 5 (1.38%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 7 (1.93%) Oracle EBS
1 7 (1.93%) Oracle ERP
1 7 (1.93%) Oracle Applications
1 7 (1.93%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
1 7 (1.93%) Oracle EBS R12
2 2 (0.55%) SAP GRC
Cloud Services
1 8 (2.20%) Office 365
2 2 (0.55%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 46 (12.67%) Firewall
2 31 (8.54%) SAN
3 25 (6.89%) WAN
3 25 (6.89%) TCP/IP
4 24 (6.61%) LAN
5 21 (5.79%) Fibre Channel
6 19 (5.23%) Wireless
6 19 (5.23%) DNS
6 19 (5.23%) NAS
7 15 (4.13%) DHCP
8 14 (3.86%) VoIP
9 5 (1.38%) Cisco Nexus
10 3 (0.83%) MPLS
10 3 (0.83%) Network Security
11 2 (0.55%) Wireshark
11 2 (0.55%) VPN
11 2 (0.55%) Internet
12 1 (0.28%) Intranet
12 1 (0.28%) DMZ
12 1 (0.28%) X.509
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (1.93%) SQL Server
2 6 (1.65%) IDOL
3 4 (1.10%) Relational Database
3 4 (1.10%) EDRMS
4 2 (0.55%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 2 (0.55%) BusinessObjects
5 1 (0.28%) Oracle Database 10g
5 1 (0.28%) Oracle9i Database
5 1 (0.28%) Data Warehouse
5 1 (0.28%) Star Schema
5 1 (0.28%) RDBMS
5 1 (0.28%) Oracle Reports
5 1 (0.28%) MySQL
5 1 (0.28%) Hadoop
5 1 (0.28%) Oracle Database 12c
5 1 (0.28%) Oracle Database
5 1 (0.28%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 1 (0.28%) Oracle Database 11g
Development Applications
1 5 (1.38%) MSI
2 4 (1.10%) TestDirector
3 3 (0.83%) QuickTest Pro
4 1 (0.28%) VSS/SourceSafe
4 1 (0.28%) Team Foundation Server
4 1 (0.28%) WebDriver
4 1 (0.28%) Selenium
General
1 97 (26.72%) Finance
2 50 (13.77%) Telecoms
3 13 (3.58%) Marketing
4 7 (1.93%) Retail
5 6 (1.65%) Advertising
6 5 (1.38%) Back Office
7 4 (1.10%) Banking
8 2 (0.55%) Legal
9 1 (0.28%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 62 (17.08%) Support Engineer
2 56 (15.43%) Project Manager
3 39 (10.74%) Senior Manager
4 37 (10.19%) Consultant
5 31 (8.54%) Architect
5 31 (8.54%) Agile Project Manager
6 20 (5.51%) Senior Project Manager
7 18 (4.96%) EMC Storage Engineer
7 18 (4.96%) SAN Storage Engineer
7 18 (4.96%) EMC Engineer
7 18 (4.96%) Storage Engineer
7 18 (4.96%) SAN Engineer
7 18 (4.96%) Security Manager
8 17 (4.68%) 3rd Line Support
8 17 (4.68%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
9 16 (4.41%) Delivery Manager
10 15 (4.13%) Administrator
10 15 (4.13%) Analyst
10 15 (4.13%) Storage Support Engineer
11 14 (3.86%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (2.20%) CGI
2 7 (1.93%) .NET
3 6 (1.65%) jQuery
3 6 (1.65%) HTML
3 6 (1.65%) CSS
4 5 (1.38%) ASP.NET
4 5 (1.38%) ASP.NET MVC
4 5 (1.38%) ASP.NET Web Forms
4 5 (1.38%) Application Packaging
5 3 (0.83%) J2EE
6 2 (0.55%) SAP PI
7 1 (0.28%) SAML
7 1 (0.28%) XML
7 1 (0.28%) AngularJS
7 1 (0.28%) JSON
7 1 (0.28%) Software Packaging
Miscellaneous
1 49 (13.50%) Data Centre
2 47 (12.95%) Analytical Skills
3 19 (5.23%) Replication
4 18 (4.96%) Data Protection Act
5 15 (4.13%) Enterprise Storage
6 14 (3.86%) PKI
7 12 (3.31%) Clustering
8 11 (3.03%) GIS
9 6 (1.65%) Social Media
9 6 (1.65%) CESG
9 6 (1.65%) CESG CLAS
9 6 (1.65%) Management Information System
10 4 (1.10%) Blackberry
11 3 (0.83%) Computer Science
11 3 (0.83%) RMADS
12 1 (0.28%) Smartcard
12 1 (0.28%) Data Structures
12 1 (0.28%) Mathematics
Operating Systems
1 91 (25.07%) Windows
2 35 (9.64%) Windows 7
3 21 (5.79%) Windows Server 2008
4 19 (5.23%) Windows Server 2003
4 19 (5.23%) Linux
5 17 (4.68%) UNIX
6 12 (3.31%) Windows XP
7 10 (2.75%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 5 (1.38%) Windows Server 2012
8 5 (1.38%) Android
9 4 (1.10%) Solaris
10 3 (0.83%) Windows 2000
11 2 (0.55%) CentOS
11 2 (0.55%) AIX
12 1 (0.28%) Windows 2000 Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 100 (27.55%) ITIL
2 58 (15.98%) PRINCE2
3 53 (14.60%) Agile Software Development
4 49 (13.50%) Scrum
5 47 (12.95%) DSDM
6 42 (11.57%) Performance Monitoring
6 42 (11.57%) Stakeholder Management
7 38 (10.47%) Configuration Management
7 38 (10.47%) Project Management
8 37 (10.19%) People Management
9 33 (9.09%) Disaster Recovery
10 31 (8.54%) Agile Project Management
11 26 (7.16%) Service Delivery
12 25 (6.89%) Business Development
13 23 (6.34%) Information Security
13 23 (6.34%) Mentoring
14 22 (6.06%) Cyber Security
15 19 (5.23%) Migration
16 18 (4.96%) Data Protection
16 18 (4.96%) Information Security Management
Programming Languages
1 28 (7.71%) SQL
2 16 (4.41%) PowerShell
3 12 (3.31%) VBScript
3 12 (3.31%) VB
4 9 (2.48%) C#
5 6 (1.65%) Java
5 6 (1.65%) JavaScript
6 5 (1.38%) VB.NET
7 4 (1.10%) Perl
8 3 (0.83%) Bash Shell
9 1 (0.28%) Python
9 1 (0.28%) PHP
9 1 (0.28%) VBA
9 1 (0.28%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 363 (100.00%) Security Cleared
2 97 (26.72%) DV Cleared
3 35 (9.64%) Cisco Certification
4 34 (9.37%) CCNA
5 29 (7.99%) MCP
6 28 (7.71%) Microsoft Certification
7 27 (7.44%) MCSE
8 23 (6.34%) Degree
9 15 (4.13%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
10 10 (2.75%) CISSP
11 8 (2.20%) CCNP
11 8 (2.20%) A+ Certification
12 6 (1.65%) PRINCE2 Certification
13 4 (1.10%) BC Cleared
13 4 (1.10%) CITP
13 4 (1.10%) CISMP
13 4 (1.10%) MBCS
13 4 (1.10%) ISTQB
13 4 (1.10%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
13 4 (1.10%) RHCE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 39 (10.74%) SLA
2 22 (6.06%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 18 (4.96%) PCI DSS
4 6 (1.65%) QA
5 2 (0.55%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 75 (20.66%) Active Directory
2 27 (7.44%) VMware Infrastructure
3 13 (3.58%) Terminal Services
4 11 (3.03%) XenApp
5 10 (2.75%) Hyper-V
6 8 (2.20%) XenDesktop
7 5 (1.38%) Microsoft App-V
8 4 (1.10%) KVM
8 4 (1.10%) ISA Server
9 3 (0.83%) VMware ESX
9 3 (0.83%) Xen
9 3 (0.83%) Microsoft Virtual Server
10 2 (0.55%) Samba
10 2 (0.55%) NFS
11 1 (0.28%) Snort
11 1 (0.28%) Oracle RAC
11 1 (0.28%) Citrix Presentation Server
Systems Management
1 43 (11.85%) EMC NetWorker
2 31 (8.54%) SCCM
3 21 (5.79%) WSUS
4 15 (4.13%) SCOM
4 15 (4.13%) HP SIM
5 13 (3.58%) NetBackup
6 8 (2.20%) HP Quality Center
7 6 (1.65%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
8 4 (1.10%) OpenView Configuration Management
9 3 (0.83%) Legato
9 3 (0.83%) ARCserve
9 3 (0.83%) Norton AntiVirus
9 3 (0.83%) Tivoli Storage Manager
10 2 (0.55%) nmon
10 2 (0.55%) Backup Exec
10 2 (0.55%) Netcool
11 1 (0.28%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
11 1 (0.28%) Oracle RMAN
11 1 (0.28%) ArcSight ESM
11 1 (0.28%) Data Guard
Vendors
1 103 (28.37%) Microsoft
2 94 (25.90%) HP
3 40 (11.02%) Cisco
4 35 (9.64%) EMC
5 27 (7.44%) VMware
6 21 (5.79%) Sun
7 20 (5.51%) Juniper
8 18 (4.96%) F5
8 18 (4.96%) Lumension
8 18 (4.96%) StorageTek
8 18 (4.96%) Symantec
9 17 (4.68%) Citrix
9 17 (4.68%) Oracle
9 17 (4.68%) ArcSight
10 16 (4.41%) SolarWinds
11 15 (4.13%) McAfee
11 15 (4.13%) CheckPoint
11 15 (4.13%) Brocade
12 13 (3.58%) IBM
12 13 (3.58%) Fortinet
Reading, Berkshire
Global Technology Solutions Ltd
Salary: £41000 - £42000 per annum + £1,200 DV Clearance allowance
Posted: 9 hours ago
Reading, Berkshire
Global Technology Solutions Ltd
Salary: £22956 per annum
Posted: 12 hours ago
Reading, Berkshire
Computer People
Salary: £45000.00 - £55000.00 per annum + Plus Major Benefits
Posted: 15 hours ago
Reading, Berkshire
Computer People
Salary: £32000.00 - £40000.00 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 16 hours ago
Reading, Berkshire
CGI
Salary: £50000 - £75000 per annum + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Reading, Berkshire
Jonothan Bosworth
Salary: Up to £47,000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
CGI
Salary: £50000 - £75000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Reading, Oxfordshire
Oracle
Salary: excellent salary - negotiable
Posted: 4 days ago
Reading, Oxfordshire
Oracle
Salary: excellent salary - negotiable
Posted: 4 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Coal IT Services
Salary: Unspecified Excellent Basic + Bens
Posted: 5 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Experis Ltd
Salary: £22000.00 - £24000.00 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
CGI
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: 14 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
CGI
Salary: £40000 - £55000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 14 days ago