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 20 November 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
20 Nov 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Security Check (SC) Clearance
Rank 18 28 49
Rank change year-on-year
+10 +21
Permanent jobs citing SC Cleared 222 173 87
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 8.48% 6.74% 4.22%
As % of the Qualifications category 20.33% 19.05% 12.12%
Number of salaries quoted 141 90 71
Average salary £45,000 £47,500 £52,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.26% -9.52%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £35,000 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £62,500 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £48,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +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
1092 908 718
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 41.71% 35.40% 34.82%
Number of salaries quoted 567 631 611
Average salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.55% -
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £29,100 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £62,500 £69,000
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 20 November 2014.

SC Cleared Salary Histogram in Reading

SC Cleared
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Reading

For the 6 months to 20 November 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.

1 597 (100.00%) Security Cleared
2 203 (34.00%) Windows
3 142 (23.79%) DV Cleared
4 135 (22.61%) Microsoft
5 118 (19.77%) Finance
6 114 (19.10%) SQL
7 109 (18.26%) Windows Server 2003
8 91 (15.24%) Oracle
9 88 (14.74%) ITIL
10 77 (12.90%) Active Directory
11 71 (11.89%) VMware
12 68 (11.39%) Telecoms
13 66 (11.06%) HP Quality Center
14 64 (10.72%) Oracle EBS
15 61 (10.22%) ERP
16 59 (9.88%) ISEB
17 57 (9.55%) HP
17 57 (9.55%) VMware Infrastructure
17 57 (9.55%) Agile Software Development
17 57 (9.55%) Retail
18 56 (9.38%) Windows Server 2008
19 54 (9.05%) TestDirector
19 54 (9.05%) Oracle ERP
20 50 (8.38%) EMC
21 48 (8.04%) Analytical Skills
22 47 (7.87%) Project Management
22 47 (7.87%) Migration
22 47 (7.87%) Network Design
23 43 (7.20%) Cisco
23 43 (7.20%) XML

SC Cleared
Top Related IT Skills in Reading by Category

For the 6 months to 20 November 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 (6.87%) SharePoint
2 34 (5.70%) BizTalk Server
3 32 (5.36%) MS Exchange
3 32 (5.36%) SharePoint Server
4 26 (4.36%) Oracle Workflow
5 20 (3.35%) MS Project Server
6 16 (2.68%) Exchange Server 2003
7 13 (2.18%) Exchange Server 2010
7 13 (2.18%) Exchange Server 2007
7 13 (2.18%) Exchange Server 2000
8 11 (1.84%) WebLogic
8 11 (1.84%) Exchange Server 2013
9 10 (1.68%) Oracle SOA Suite
10 9 (1.51%) IIS
10 9 (1.51%) Documentum
10 9 (1.51%) WebSphere
11 7 (1.17%) Apache
11 7 (1.17%) SharePoint 2010
12 6 (1.01%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
12 6 (1.01%) CMS
Applications
1 36 (6.03%) MS Excel
2 21 (3.52%) MS Project
3 10 (1.68%) MS Visio
4 7 (1.17%) MS Office
5 1 (0.17%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 64 (10.72%) Oracle EBS
2 54 (9.05%) Oracle ERP
3 39 (6.53%) Oracle EBS R12
4 16 (2.68%) Oracle iRecruitment
5 10 (1.68%) Oracle Applications
Cloud Services
1 16 (2.68%) Taleo
2 2 (0.34%) Cloud Computing
2 2 (0.34%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 30 (5.03%) Firewall
2 27 (4.52%) SAN
3 22 (3.69%) Wireless
4 19 (3.18%) Internet
4 19 (3.18%) DNS
4 19 (3.18%) TCP/IP
5 18 (3.02%) NAS
6 14 (2.35%) LAN
7 11 (1.84%) Fibre Channel
8 10 (1.68%) MPLS
8 10 (1.68%) Kerberos
9 9 (1.51%) ATM
9 9 (1.51%) Broadband
9 9 (1.51%) ISDN
9 9 (1.51%) Ethernet
9 9 (1.51%) HSRP
9 9 (1.51%) GLBP
9 9 (1.51%) DSL
9 9 (1.51%) VRRP
9 9 (1.51%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 19 (3.18%) SQL Server
2 17 (2.85%) EDRMS
3 16 (2.68%) Oracle Discoverer
4 10 (1.68%) RDBMS
4 10 (1.68%) Oracle Reports
4 10 (1.68%) Oracle Database 11g
4 10 (1.68%) Oracle Database
4 10 (1.68%) Oracle BI Publisher
4 10 (1.68%) Relational Database
5 9 (1.51%) Data Mining
6 8 (1.34%) Data Warehouse
7 7 (1.17%) IDOL
8 6 (1.01%) Oracle BI EE
9 2 (0.34%) SQL Server 2005
9 2 (0.34%) Big Data
10 1 (0.17%) SQL Server Integration Services
10 1 (0.17%) SQL Server 2008
10 1 (0.17%) DTS
10 1 (0.17%) MySQL
10 1 (0.17%) SQL Server 2000
Development Applications
1 54 (9.05%) TestDirector
2 26 (4.36%) Subversion
3 22 (3.69%) Jenkins
4 21 (3.52%) Oracle Forms
5 18 (3.02%) QuickTest Pro
6 16 (2.68%) Maven
7 15 (2.51%) WinRunner
8 10 (1.68%) JIRA
9 9 (1.51%) LoadRunner
10 8 (1.34%) Talend Open Studio
11 7 (1.17%) Selenium
12 6 (1.01%) JUnit
12 6 (1.01%) Team Foundation Server
13 5 (0.84%) Trac
14 3 (0.50%) Git (software)
15 2 (0.34%) Bugzilla
15 2 (0.34%) Ant
15 2 (0.34%) SoapUI
16 1 (0.17%) LoadUI
16 1 (0.17%) Spock
General
1 118 (19.77%) Finance
2 68 (11.39%) Telecoms
3 57 (9.55%) Retail
4 42 (7.04%) Back Office
5 20 (3.35%) German Language
6 16 (2.68%) Legal
7 13 (2.18%) Banking
8 9 (1.51%) Law
9 4 (0.67%) Publishing
10 3 (0.50%) Manufacturing
10 3 (0.50%) Advertising
11 2 (0.34%) Electronics
11 2 (0.34%) Games
11 2 (0.34%) Marketing
12 1 (0.17%) Military
12 1 (0.17%) Local Government
12 1 (0.17%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 100 (16.75%) Consultant
2 91 (15.24%) Architect
3 82 (13.74%) Analyst
4 54 (9.05%) Support Engineer
5 53 (8.88%) Test Analyst
6 40 (6.70%) Senior Analyst
7 39 (6.53%) Senior Architect
8 35 (5.86%) Functional Consultant
8 35 (5.86%) Oracle Consultant
8 35 (5.86%) Oracle Functional Consultant
9 34 (5.70%) Developer
10 32 (5.36%) Project Manager
11 26 (4.36%) Senior Test Analyst
12 22 (3.69%) Solutions Architect
12 22 (3.69%) Network Architect
12 22 (3.69%) Test Leader
13 21 (3.52%) Security Consultant
14 19 (3.18%) Business Analyst
14 19 (3.18%) Project Planner
14 19 (3.18%) Test Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 43 (7.20%) XML
2 29 (4.86%) HTML
3 19 (3.18%) .NET
4 16 (2.68%) ASP.NET
4 16 (2.68%) jQuery
5 15 (2.51%) CSS
6 14 (2.35%) J2EE
7 13 (2.18%) JSP
7 13 (2.18%) Ajax
7 13 (2.18%) ASP.NET Web Forms
8 12 (2.01%) WCF
9 10 (1.68%) Middleware
10 8 (1.34%) SOAP
10 8 (1.34%) ASP.NET MVC
11 6 (1.01%) WebCenter
11 6 (1.01%) KnockoutJS
11 6 (1.01%) Web Services
11 6 (1.01%) Hibernate
12 5 (0.84%) Spring
12 5 (0.84%) HTML5
Miscellaneous
1 48 (8.04%) Analytical Skills
2 30 (5.03%) PKI
3 26 (4.36%) Clustering
4 19 (3.18%) RMADS
5 18 (3.02%) Replication
6 15 (2.51%) Management Information System
7 10 (1.68%) CESG
7 10 (1.68%) Taxonomies
7 10 (1.68%) Data Integration
8 9 (1.51%) Smartphone
9 8 (1.34%) CESG CLAS
9 8 (1.34%) Enterprise Storage
10 7 (1.17%) Computer Science
11 6 (1.01%) Blackberry
12 5 (0.84%) Mathematics
12 5 (0.84%) Open Source
13 4 (0.67%) Derivative
14 3 (0.50%) Social Media
15 2 (0.34%) User Experience
15 2 (0.34%) Physics
Operating Systems
1 203 (34.00%) Windows
2 109 (18.26%) Windows Server 2003
3 56 (9.38%) Windows Server 2008
4 43 (7.20%) Linux
5 40 (6.70%) UNIX
6 33 (5.53%) Windows XP
7 10 (1.68%) AIX
8 9 (1.51%) Android
8 9 (1.51%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 9 (1.51%) Windows 7
9 8 (1.34%) CentOS
10 7 (1.17%) Windows Server 2012
11 6 (1.01%) Windows 2000
12 5 (0.84%) Solaris
13 4 (0.67%) HPUX
14 2 (0.34%) Debian
14 2 (0.34%) Ubuntu
14 2 (0.34%) Apple iOS
14 2 (0.34%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 88 (14.74%) ITIL
2 61 (10.22%) ERP
3 57 (9.55%) Agile Software Development
4 47 (7.87%) Migration
4 47 (7.87%) Project Management
4 47 (7.87%) Network Design
5 43 (7.20%) Mentoring
6 39 (6.53%) Performance Monitoring
6 39 (6.53%) PRINCE2
7 38 (6.37%) Disaster Recovery
7 38 (6.37%) Test Scripting
8 35 (5.86%) Data Migration
9 31 (5.19%) Workflow
10 29 (4.86%) Test Management
11 27 (4.52%) Automation Testing
12 24 (4.02%) Performance Testing
13 23 (3.85%) Business Development
13 23 (3.85%) SOA
13 23 (3.85%) Benchmarking
13 23 (3.85%) Web Testing
Programming Languages
1 114 (19.10%) SQL
2 36 (6.03%) Java
2 36 (6.03%) PowerShell
3 32 (5.36%) C#
4 26 (4.36%) PL/SQL
5 25 (4.19%) JavaScript
6 23 (3.85%) XPath
7 15 (2.51%) Shell Script
8 14 (2.35%) VBScript
9 12 (2.01%) PHP
10 11 (1.84%) VB
10 11 (1.84%) VB.NET
11 10 (1.68%) C
12 5 (0.84%) VBA
13 4 (0.67%) Pascal
13 4 (0.67%) Delphi
13 4 (0.67%) Perl
13 4 (0.67%) Bash Shell
14 2 (0.34%) C++
15 1 (0.17%) VB6
Qualifications
1 597 (100.00%) Security Cleared
2 142 (23.79%) DV Cleared
3 59 (9.88%) ISEB
4 31 (5.19%) ISTQB
5 28 (4.69%) Degree
6 27 (4.52%) MCP
7 19 (3.18%) Cisco Certification
8 18 (3.02%) PRINCE2 Certification
9 16 (2.68%) Microsoft Certification
9 16 (2.68%) CCNP
9 16 (2.68%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
10 15 (2.51%) MCSE
11 10 (1.68%) OCP
11 10 (1.68%) Oracle Certification
11 10 (1.68%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
11 10 (1.68%) JNCIS
12 7 (1.17%) BC Cleared
13 4 (0.67%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
14 3 (0.50%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
14 3 (0.50%) CCNA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 20 (3.35%) QA
2 19 (3.18%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 11 (1.84%) SLA
4 8 (1.34%) Data Quality
5 4 (0.67%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 77 (12.90%) Active Directory
2 57 (9.55%) VMware Infrastructure
3 25 (4.19%) Hyper-V
4 15 (2.51%) vSphere
5 12 (2.01%) Terminal Services
6 10 (1.68%) VMware ESX
6 10 (1.68%) VMware ESXi
6 10 (1.68%) XenApp
7 7 (1.17%) ISA Server
8 6 (1.01%) Samba
8 6 (1.01%) NFS
8 6 (1.01%) Microsoft Virtual Server
9 5 (0.84%) Forefront TMG
10 2 (0.34%) KVM
10 2 (0.34%) Citrix Presentation Server
10 2 (0.34%) Snort
11 1 (0.17%) ProxySG
Systems Management
1 66 (11.06%) HP Quality Center
2 33 (5.53%) EMC NetWorker
3 25 (4.19%) SCCM
4 19 (3.18%) SCOM
5 15 (2.51%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
5 15 (2.51%) NetBackup
6 13 (2.18%) WSUS
7 12 (2.01%) OpenView Configuration Management
8 9 (1.51%) Netcool
8 9 (1.51%) McAfee ePO
9 8 (1.34%) Oracle EDQ
10 6 (1.01%) nmon
11 5 (0.84%) Backup Exec
12 3 (0.50%) ARCserve
12 3 (0.50%) Norton AntiVirus
12 3 (0.50%) HP SIM
13 1 (0.17%) HP UCMDB
13 1 (0.17%) Legato
13 1 (0.17%) Tivoli Storage Manager
Vendors
1 135 (22.61%) Microsoft
2 91 (15.24%) Oracle
3 71 (11.89%) VMware
4 57 (9.55%) HP
5 50 (8.38%) EMC
6 43 (7.20%) Cisco
7 39 (6.53%) Juniper
8 31 (5.19%) Citrix
9 25 (4.19%) F5
10 24 (4.02%) McAfee
11 22 (3.69%) Veritas
12 20 (3.35%) IBM
13 18 (3.02%) Fujitsu
14 15 (2.51%) Open Text
15 13 (2.18%) StorageTek
15 13 (2.18%) Sun
16 11 (1.84%) Business Objects
17 9 (1.51%) CA
17 9 (1.51%) Meridio
18 8 (1.34%) Brocade
Reading
The People Network
Salary: £25000 - £40000 per annum + Superb benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Polar Recruitment
Salary: £0000 - £9999 per annum + Excellent Benefits Package
Posted: 2 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Polar Recruitment
Salary: £0000 - £9999 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Polar Recruitment
Salary: £0000 - £1111 per annum + Excellent Salary/Benefits Package
Posted: 2 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Polar Recruitment
Salary: £0000 - £9999 per annum + Excellent Benefits Package
Posted: 2 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Experis Ltd
Salary: £17500.00 - £18300.00 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Global Technology Solutions Ltd
Salary: £41000 per annum + £1,200 DV allowance
Posted: 2 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Global Technology Solutions Ltd
Salary: £42000 per annum + £1,200 DV Clearance allowance
Posted: 2 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Global Technology Solutions Ltd
Salary: £34900 per annum + £1,200 DV Allowance
Posted: 2 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
CGI
Salary: £40000 - £60000 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
Lorien Resourcing
Salary: Negotiable depending on experience
Posted: 3 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Global Technology Solutions Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £42000 per annum + £1,200 DV allowance
Posted: 3 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
CGI
Salary: £22000 - £30000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 9 days ago
Reading
Capita - ITMS
Salary: £30000 - £50000 per annum + + Bonus + Benefits + Training
Posted: 15 days ago