The table below looks at the statistics for Security Cleared in IT jobs advertised for the Reading region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Security Cleared over the 3 months to 2 September 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
2 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Security Clearance
Rank 28 7 8
Rank change year-on-year
-21 +1
Permanent jobs citing Security Cleared 164 382 297
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 7.33% 15.29% 13.04%
As % of the Qualifications category 20.89% 37.12% 34.41%
Number of salaries quoted 108 272 215
Average salary £50,000 £51,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-2.91% +14.44%
90% offered a salary of more than £36,350 £35,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £68,250 £85,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £47,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
-5.26% +11.76%
Security 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
785 1029 863
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 35.11% 41.18% 37.88%
Number of salaries quoted 562 642 654
Average salary £45,000 £50,000 £46,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-10.00% +7.52%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £30,000 £31,000
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £62,500 £75,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.40% +3.75%

Security Cleared
Jobs Demand Trend in Reading

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Security Cleared across the Reading region as a proportion of the total demand within the Qualifications category.

Security Cleared Jobs Demand Trend in Reading

Security Cleared
Salary Trend in Reading

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Security Cleared across the Reading region.

Security Cleared Salary Trend in Reading

Security Cleared
Salary Histogram in Reading

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Security Cleared across the Reading region over the 3 months to 2 September 2015.

Security Cleared Salary Histogram in Reading

Security Cleared
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Reading

For the 6 months to 2 September 2015, IT jobs across the Reading region citing Security 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 Security Cleared.

1 298 (77.40%) SC Cleared
2 103 (26.75%) ITIL
3 100 (25.97%) Microsoft
4 91 (23.64%) Windows
5 85 (22.08%) DV Cleared
6 67 (17.40%) Active Directory
6 67 (17.40%) HP
7 64 (16.62%) Finance
8 63 (16.36%) Agile Software Development
9 62 (16.10%) Degree
10 53 (13.77%) Telecoms
11 50 (12.99%) Analytical Skills
12 49 (12.73%) Firewall
13 48 (12.47%) Scrum
13 48 (12.47%) Cisco
13 48 (12.47%) TCP/IP
14 47 (12.21%) PRINCE2
14 47 (12.21%) Stakeholder Management
15 46 (11.95%) SLA
16 44 (11.43%) DSDM
16 44 (11.43%) MS Excel
16 44 (11.43%) Project Management
17 43 (11.17%) VMware
17 43 (11.17%) VMware Infrastructure
18 42 (10.91%) Oracle
19 41 (10.65%) Cisco Certification
19 41 (10.65%) People Management
20 40 (10.39%) SAP
21 39 (10.13%) Linux
21 39 (10.13%) Data Centre

Security Cleared
Top Related IT Skills in Reading by Category

For the 6 months to 2 September 2015, IT jobs across the Reading region citing Security 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 Security Cleared. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 14 (3.64%) MS Exchange
2 13 (3.38%) JBoss
2 13 (3.38%) Lync
3 12 (3.12%) Exchange Server 2010
3 12 (3.12%) Exchange Server 2007
4 11 (2.86%) Exchange Server 2000
4 11 (2.86%) WebSphere
5 9 (2.34%) Exchange Server 2003
5 9 (2.34%) SharePoint Server
6 8 (2.08%) SAP EP
6 8 (2.08%) SAP Portal
6 8 (2.08%) WebLogic
6 8 (2.08%) SharePoint
7 7 (1.82%) Tomcat
7 7 (1.82%) IIS
7 7 (1.82%) Exchange Server 2013
8 6 (1.56%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
9 5 (1.30%) Apache
9 5 (1.30%) SharePoint 2013
10 4 (1.04%) ArcGIS
Applications
1 44 (11.43%) MS Excel
2 16 (4.16%) MS Office
3 10 (2.60%) MS Visio
4 3 (0.78%) MS Project
5 2 (0.52%) MS PowerPoint
6 1 (0.26%) InfoPath
6 1 (0.26%) Acrobat
6 1 (0.26%) FrameMaker
6 1 (0.26%) CorelDRAW
6 1 (0.26%) Adobe Illustrator
Business Applications
1 2 (0.52%) Dynamics AX
1 2 (0.52%) Oracle EBS
2 1 (0.26%) SAP Payroll
2 1 (0.26%) SAP HR
2 1 (0.26%) SAP HCM
2 1 (0.26%) SAP HR-PA
2 1 (0.26%) SAP HR-PD
Cloud Services
1 12 (3.12%) SuccessFactors
2 11 (2.86%) Office 365
3 10 (2.60%) Taleo
4 5 (1.30%) SaaS
4 5 (1.30%) Responsys
Communications & Networking
1 49 (12.73%) Firewall
2 48 (12.47%) TCP/IP
3 36 (9.35%) DNS
4 27 (7.01%) LAN
5 22 (5.71%) WAN
6 21 (5.45%) Wireless
7 16 (4.16%) DHCP
7 16 (4.16%) SAN
8 14 (3.64%) VoIP
9 11 (2.86%) NAS
9 11 (2.86%) Fibre Channel
10 8 (2.08%) IPv4
10 8 (2.08%) VPN
10 8 (2.08%) MPLS
10 8 (2.08%) OSPF
10 8 (2.08%) BGP
11 6 (1.56%) TACACS
11 6 (1.56%) Cisco IOS
11 6 (1.56%) IPv6
11 6 (1.56%) FWSM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 25 (6.49%) SQL Server
2 16 (4.16%) Relational Database
3 15 (3.90%) MySQL
4 9 (2.34%) Data Warehouse
5 8 (2.08%) Hadoop
6 7 (1.82%) Oracle Reports
7 6 (1.56%) Data Mining
7 6 (1.56%) BusinessObjects
7 6 (1.56%) SAP BW
8 5 (1.30%) PostgreSQL
8 5 (1.30%) SQL Server 2005
8 5 (1.30%) DB2
8 5 (1.30%) MongoDB
8 5 (1.30%) Apache Cassandra
8 5 (1.30%) NoSQL
8 5 (1.30%) SQL Server 2008
9 4 (1.04%) Oracle Database
9 4 (1.04%) RDBMS
9 4 (1.04%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 4 (1.04%) Oracle Database 10g
Development Applications
1 10 (2.60%) Jenkins
2 8 (2.08%) HP UFT
3 5 (1.30%) JUnit
3 5 (1.30%) Visual Studio
3 5 (1.30%) Git (software)
3 5 (1.30%) Rational DOORS
4 3 (0.78%) Selenium
5 2 (0.52%) Talend Open Studio
5 2 (0.52%) WebDriver
6 1 (0.26%) Cucumber
6 1 (0.26%) SpecFlow
6 1 (0.26%) LoadRunner
6 1 (0.26%) Oracle Forms
6 1 (0.26%) WinRunner
6 1 (0.26%) TestDirector
General
1 64 (16.62%) Finance
2 53 (13.77%) Telecoms
3 8 (2.08%) Publishing
4 5 (1.30%) Marketing
5 3 (0.78%) Banking
5 3 (0.78%) Law
6 2 (0.52%) Legal
6 2 (0.52%) Back Office
6 2 (0.52%) Retail
7 1 (0.26%) Billing
7 1 (0.26%) Electronics
7 1 (0.26%) Aerospace
7 1 (0.26%) Advertising
7 1 (0.26%) Military
Job Titles
1 49 (12.73%) Support Engineer
2 47 (12.21%) Project Manager
3 44 (11.43%) Developer
4 38 (9.87%) Senior Manager
5 37 (9.61%) Architect
6 31 (8.05%) Analyst
6 31 (8.05%) Administrator
7 30 (7.79%) Agile Project Manager
8 23 (5.97%) Network Engineer
9 22 (5.71%) Systems Administrator
10 20 (5.19%) Consultant
10 20 (5.19%) Senior Project Manager
11 17 (4.42%) SAP Developer
12 14 (3.64%) Delivery Manager
13 13 (3.38%) Technical Engineer
13 13 (3.38%) SAP Support
14 12 (3.12%) 3rd Line Support
14 12 (3.12%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
15 11 (2.86%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
15 11 (2.86%) EMC Storage Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 29 (7.53%) CSS
2 24 (6.23%) HTML
3 16 (4.16%) .NET
4 11 (2.86%) JSON
4 11 (2.86%) jQuery
5 8 (2.08%) ASP.NET MVC
5 8 (2.08%) Ajax
5 8 (2.08%) REST
5 8 (2.08%) ASP.NET Web Forms
5 8 (2.08%) CGI
5 8 (2.08%) ASP.NET
6 5 (1.30%) Spring
6 5 (1.30%) Middleware
6 5 (1.30%) LAMP
6 5 (1.30%) Hibernate
6 5 (1.30%) Application Packaging
7 4 (1.04%) XML
8 3 (0.78%) J2EE
8 3 (0.78%) AngularJS
9 2 (0.52%) WinForms
Miscellaneous
1 50 (12.99%) Analytical Skills
2 39 (10.13%) Data Centre
3 19 (4.94%) Management Information System
4 18 (4.68%) Computer Science
5 13 (3.38%) Replication
6 11 (2.86%) Enterprise Storage
7 10 (2.60%) Clustering
7 10 (2.60%) GIS
8 9 (2.34%) PKI
9 6 (1.56%) CESG
9 6 (1.56%) Blackberry
10 5 (1.30%) Statistics
11 4 (1.04%) Taxonomies
11 4 (1.04%) Economics
12 2 (0.52%) Data Protection Act
12 2 (0.52%) SCADA
12 2 (0.52%) Smartcard
12 2 (0.52%) Mobile App
12 2 (0.52%) Data Structures
12 2 (0.52%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
Operating Systems
1 91 (23.64%) Windows
2 39 (10.13%) Linux
3 32 (8.31%) Windows 7
4 31 (8.05%) UNIX
5 18 (4.68%) Solaris
6 14 (3.64%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 12 (3.12%) Windows Server 2008
8 10 (2.60%) Windows Server 2003
9 8 (2.08%) Android
9 8 (2.08%) Windows XP
10 6 (1.56%) Windows 2000
11 5 (1.30%) CentOS
11 5 (1.30%) Oracle Linux
11 5 (1.30%) Windows Server 2012
12 2 (0.52%) Windows 2000 Server
13 1 (0.26%) Windows 8
13 1 (0.26%) FreeBSD
Processes & Methodologies
1 103 (26.75%) ITIL
2 63 (16.36%) Agile Software Development
3 48 (12.47%) Scrum
4 47 (12.21%) Stakeholder Management
4 47 (12.21%) PRINCE2
5 44 (11.43%) DSDM
5 44 (11.43%) Project Management
6 41 (10.65%) People Management
7 37 (9.61%) Configuration Management
8 33 (8.57%) Mentoring
9 32 (8.31%) Performance Monitoring
10 30 (7.79%) Agile Project Management
11 29 (7.53%) Service Management
12 25 (6.49%) Disaster Recovery
13 23 (5.97%) Business Development
14 20 (5.19%) ERP
14 20 (5.19%) Information Security
15 19 (4.94%) SDLC
16 18 (4.68%) Change Control
16 18 (4.68%) Cyber Security
Programming Languages
1 36 (9.35%) Java
2 31 (8.05%) SQL
3 23 (5.97%) Perl
4 22 (5.71%) C#
5 19 (4.94%) JavaScript
6 14 (3.64%) Bash Shell
7 13 (3.38%) VB
8 12 (3.12%) PowerShell
9 10 (2.60%) VB.NET
10 9 (2.34%) Python
10 9 (2.34%) C++
11 8 (2.08%) VBScript
12 7 (1.82%) Shell Script
13 3 (0.78%) ABAP
13 3 (0.78%) C
14 2 (0.52%) Ruby
14 2 (0.52%) PHP
14 2 (0.52%) PL/SQL
15 1 (0.26%) Embedded C++
15 1 (0.26%) VBA
Qualifications
1 298 (77.40%) SC Cleared
2 85 (22.08%) DV Cleared
3 62 (16.10%) Degree
4 41 (10.65%) Cisco Certification
5 30 (7.79%) CCNA
6 22 (5.71%) MCP
7 19 (4.94%) Microsoft Certification
8 18 (4.68%) MCSE
9 15 (3.90%) CCNP
10 11 (2.86%) PRINCE2 Certification
10 11 (2.86%) A+ Certification
11 8 (2.08%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
12 6 (1.56%) CISSP
12 6 (1.56%) Check Point Certification
13 5 (1.30%) PhD
13 5 (1.30%) MySQL Certification
13 5 (1.30%) IC3 Certification
14 4 (1.04%) GIAC
14 4 (1.04%) GCIH
15 3 (0.78%) CISM
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 46 (11.95%) SLA
2 14 (3.64%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 12 (3.12%) QA
4 3 (0.78%) PCI DSS
4 3 (0.78%) ISO 9000
5 2 (0.52%) COBIT
5 2 (0.52%) Data Quality
6 1 (0.26%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 67 (17.40%) Active Directory
2 43 (11.17%) VMware Infrastructure
3 18 (4.68%) Terminal Services
4 16 (4.16%) XenApp
5 15 (3.90%) Hyper-V
6 12 (3.12%) Xen
7 9 (2.34%) VMware ESX
7 9 (2.34%) XenDesktop
8 6 (1.56%) XenServer
8 6 (1.56%) Microsoft Virtual Server
9 5 (1.30%) Firmware
9 5 (1.30%) KVM
10 3 (0.78%) Oracle RAC
11 2 (0.52%) vSphere
12 1 (0.26%) Citrix Presentation Server
12 1 (0.26%) Microsoft App-V
12 1 (0.26%) Snort
Systems Management
1 31 (8.05%) SCCM
2 27 (7.01%) EMC NetWorker
3 25 (6.49%) SCOM
4 16 (4.16%) HP SIM
4 16 (4.16%) WSUS
5 15 (3.90%) Puppet
6 10 (2.60%) Opscode Chef
7 7 (1.82%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
8 6 (1.56%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
8 6 (1.56%) ARCserve
8 6 (1.56%) Norton AntiVirus
8 6 (1.56%) NetBackup
9 5 (1.30%) Backup Exec
9 5 (1.30%) Ansible
9 5 (1.30%) Graphite
10 4 (1.04%) HP Quality Center
11 3 (0.78%) OpenView Configuration Management
12 2 (0.52%) Oracle RMAN
12 2 (0.52%) Data Guard
13 1 (0.26%) ArcSight ESM
Vendors
1 100 (25.97%) Microsoft
2 67 (17.40%) HP
3 48 (12.47%) Cisco
4 43 (11.17%) VMware
5 42 (10.91%) Oracle
6 40 (10.39%) SAP
7 33 (8.57%) Sun
8 26 (6.75%) Juniper
9 25 (6.49%) F5
10 19 (4.94%) Lumension
10 19 (4.94%) Citrix
10 19 (4.94%) Red Hat
10 19 (4.94%) CheckPoint
11 18 (4.68%) ArcSight
12 17 (4.42%) Symantec
12 17 (4.42%) SolarWinds
13 15 (3.90%) Remedy
13 15 (3.90%) McAfee
14 14 (3.64%) Ariba
15 13 (3.38%) Fortinet
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