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

Location
3 months to
27 Feb 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Security Clearance
Rank 14 15 31
Rank change year-on-year
+1 +16
Permanent jobs citing Security Cleared 263 239 146
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 11.11% 10.80% 7.39%
As % of the Qualifications category 25.68% 28.55% 21.60%
Number of salaries quoted 147 158 42
Average salary £50,000 £47,500 £40,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.26% +17.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £31,000 £25,735
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £62,500 £59,500
UK excluding London average salary £46,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+9.41% +6.25%
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
1024 837 676
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 43.24% 37.84% 34.21%
Number of salaries quoted 617 603 511
Average salary £47,500 £45,000 £47,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.55% -4.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,000 £28,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £60,000 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

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 27 February 2015.

Security Cleared Salary Histogram in Reading

Security Cleared
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Reading

For the 6 months to 27 February 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.

1 409 (79.42%) SC Cleared
2 210 (40.78%) Windows
3 156 (30.29%) DV Cleared
4 154 (29.90%) Microsoft
5 122 (23.69%) ITIL
6 111 (21.55%) Active Directory
7 109 (21.17%) HP
8 107 (20.78%) Windows Server 2003
9 88 (17.09%) Finance
10 79 (15.34%) SQL
11 76 (14.76%) VMware
12 69 (13.40%) Telecoms
13 68 (13.20%) VMware Infrastructure
14 64 (12.43%) Windows Server 2008
15 60 (11.65%) Performance Monitoring
16 59 (11.46%) HP Quality Center
17 54 (10.49%) MS Excel
17 54 (10.49%) PowerShell
17 54 (10.49%) Analytical Skills
18 52 (10.10%) EMC
18 52 (10.10%) Cisco
19 50 (9.71%) SharePoint
20 46 (8.93%) Linux
21 44 (8.54%) Cisco Certification
21 44 (8.54%) SCCM
22 43 (8.35%) EMC NetWorker
22 43 (8.35%) TestDirector
22 43 (8.35%) Windows XP
23 42 (8.16%) Juniper
23 42 (8.16%) TCP/IP

Security Cleared
Top Related IT Skills in Reading by Category

For the 6 months to 27 February 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 50 (9.71%) SharePoint
2 36 (6.99%) MS Exchange
3 31 (6.02%) SharePoint Server
4 15 (2.91%) MS Project Server
5 14 (2.72%) Exchange Server 2010
5 14 (2.72%) Exchange Server 2007
6 13 (2.52%) WebLogic
7 12 (2.33%) IIS
8 11 (2.14%) Apache
8 11 (2.14%) SharePoint 2010
9 10 (1.94%) BizTalk Server
9 10 (1.94%) Exchange Server 2000
10 9 (1.75%) WebSphere
10 9 (1.75%) Lync
11 8 (1.55%) Exchange Server 2013
11 8 (1.55%) Exchange Server 2003
11 8 (1.55%) JBoss
12 6 (1.17%) Tomcat
12 6 (1.17%) Joomla!
13 4 (0.78%) CMS
Applications
1 54 (10.49%) MS Excel
2 18 (3.50%) MS Project
2 18 (3.50%) MS Office
3 11 (2.14%) MS Visio
4 7 (1.36%) MS PowerPoint
5 1 (0.19%) Mathematica
Business Applications
1 8 (1.55%) Oracle EBS
1 8 (1.55%) Oracle ERP
2 6 (1.17%) Oracle Applications
2 6 (1.17%) Oracle EBS R12
2 6 (1.17%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
3 2 (0.39%) SAP GRC
Cloud Services
1 4 (0.78%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 42 (8.16%) TCP/IP
1 42 (8.16%) Firewall
2 38 (7.38%) SAN
3 27 (5.24%) LAN
4 26 (5.05%) Fibre Channel
5 24 (4.66%) NAS
6 23 (4.47%) DNS
7 18 (3.50%) Wireless
8 16 (3.11%) WAN
9 15 (2.91%) MPLS
10 13 (2.52%) Ethernet
10 13 (2.52%) ATM
11 12 (2.33%) ISDN
11 12 (2.33%) DSL
11 12 (2.33%) VRRP
11 12 (2.33%) Network Security
11 12 (2.33%) HSRP
11 12 (2.33%) GLBP
12 11 (2.14%) DHCP
13 10 (1.94%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (2.72%) EDRMS
2 11 (2.14%) IDOL
3 5 (0.97%) SQL Server
4 2 (0.39%) Data Warehouse
4 2 (0.39%) BusinessObjects
5 1 (0.19%) SQL Server 2008
5 1 (0.19%) SQL Server 2012
5 1 (0.19%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 43 (8.35%) TestDirector
2 30 (5.83%) QuickTest Pro
3 22 (4.27%) LoadRunner
4 20 (3.88%) Subversion
5 18 (3.50%) WinRunner
6 17 (3.30%) Jenkins
7 15 (2.91%) Maven
8 12 (2.33%) Oracle Forms
9 8 (1.55%) JIRA
9 8 (1.55%) MSI
10 6 (1.17%) Selenium
11 4 (0.78%) Bugzilla
12 3 (0.58%) JUnit
12 3 (0.58%) Trac
12 3 (0.58%) Git (software)
12 3 (0.58%) Team Foundation Server
12 3 (0.58%) MSTest
13 2 (0.39%) Rational DOORS
13 2 (0.39%) Visual Studio
13 2 (0.39%) ClearQuest
General
1 88 (17.09%) Finance
2 69 (13.40%) Telecoms
3 16 (3.11%) Banking
4 14 (2.72%) Retail
5 12 (2.33%) Back Office
6 11 (2.14%) Marketing
7 5 (0.97%) Advertising
8 3 (0.58%) Legal
8 3 (0.58%) Electronics
9 2 (0.39%) Manufacturing
9 2 (0.39%) Military
10 1 (0.19%) Games
10 1 (0.19%) Aerospace
Job Titles
1 67 (13.01%) Analyst
2 66 (12.82%) Support Engineer
3 59 (11.46%) Consultant
4 51 (9.90%) Architect
5 33 (6.41%) Test Analyst
6 31 (6.02%) Project Manager
7 26 (5.05%) 3rd Line Support
8 25 (4.85%) Senior Analyst
8 25 (4.85%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
9 23 (4.47%) Tester
10 22 (4.27%) Storage Engineer
10 22 (4.27%) SAN Engineer
10 22 (4.27%) SAN Storage Engineer
11 20 (3.88%) Senior Architect
11 20 (3.88%) EMC Storage Engineer
11 20 (3.88%) EMC Engineer
11 20 (3.88%) Developer
12 19 (3.69%) Senior Test Analyst
13 18 (3.50%) Security Engineer
13 18 (3.50%) Network Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 22 (4.27%) XML
2 21 (4.08%) HTML
3 17 (3.30%) J2EE
4 14 (2.72%) JSP
5 10 (1.94%) Ajax
6 9 (1.75%) WCF
7 8 (1.55%) Application Packaging
7 8 (1.55%) CSS
8 7 (1.36%) Web Services
8 7 (1.36%) SOAP
8 7 (1.36%) .NET
9 6 (1.17%) jQuery
10 5 (0.97%) AngularJS
10 5 (0.97%) JSON
11 4 (0.78%) Software Packaging
12 3 (0.58%) ASP.NET Web Forms
12 3 (0.58%) ASP.NET
12 3 (0.58%) Hibernate
12 3 (0.58%) Spring
12 3 (0.58%) WSH
Miscellaneous
1 54 (10.49%) Analytical Skills
2 34 (6.60%) Replication
2 34 (6.60%) Clustering
3 27 (5.24%) Management Information System
4 15 (2.91%) Data Protection Act
5 14 (2.72%) PKI
6 12 (2.33%) Enterprise Storage
7 11 (2.14%) Computer Science
8 10 (1.94%) Social Media
9 7 (1.36%) RMADS
9 7 (1.36%) CESG
9 7 (1.36%) CESG CLAS
9 7 (1.36%) Mainframe
10 6 (1.17%) Open Source
11 5 (0.97%) Blackberry
12 4 (0.78%) Mathematics
13 3 (0.58%) Taxonomies
14 2 (0.39%) PDA
14 2 (0.39%) Physics
14 2 (0.39%) GIS
Operating Systems
1 210 (40.78%) Windows
2 107 (20.78%) Windows Server 2003
3 64 (12.43%) Windows Server 2008
4 46 (8.93%) Linux
5 43 (8.35%) Windows XP
6 42 (8.16%) Windows 7
7 29 (5.63%) UNIX
8 13 (2.52%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 7 (1.36%) Windows Server 2012
9 7 (1.36%) Windows 2000
10 5 (0.97%) AIX
10 5 (0.97%) CentOS
11 4 (0.78%) Android
12 2 (0.39%) Apple iOS
12 2 (0.39%) Windows 8
13 1 (0.19%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 122 (23.69%) ITIL
2 60 (11.65%) Performance Monitoring
3 40 (7.77%) Configuration Management
4 39 (7.57%) PRINCE2
5 38 (7.38%) Disaster Recovery
6 35 (6.80%) Project Management
6 35 (6.80%) Test Scripting
7 29 (5.63%) Agile Software Development
8 28 (5.44%) Network Design
9 23 (4.47%) Performance Testing
9 23 (4.47%) Migration
9 23 (4.47%) Test Management
10 22 (4.27%) Information Security
11 21 (4.08%) Service Delivery
12 19 (3.69%) Supplier Management
13 18 (3.50%) Security Management
13 18 (3.50%) Scrum
13 18 (3.50%) Cyber Security
14 17 (3.30%) Mentoring
15 15 (2.91%) Line Management
Programming Languages
1 79 (15.34%) SQL
2 54 (10.49%) PowerShell
3 29 (5.63%) C#
4 26 (5.05%) VBScript
5 25 (4.85%) Java
6 18 (3.50%) VB
7 14 (2.72%) JavaScript
8 12 (2.33%) C
8 12 (2.33%) PHP
9 6 (1.17%) Delphi
9 6 (1.17%) VBA
9 6 (1.17%) Pascal
10 4 (0.78%) C++
11 3 (0.58%) VB.NET
12 1 (0.19%) Bash Shell
12 1 (0.19%) MATLAB
12 1 (0.19%) XPath
12 1 (0.19%) Perl
12 1 (0.19%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 409 (79.42%) SC Cleared
2 156 (30.29%) DV Cleared
3 44 (8.54%) Cisco Certification
4 41 (7.96%) ISEB
5 35 (6.80%) MCP
6 34 (6.60%) Degree
7 30 (5.83%) Microsoft Certification
8 27 (5.24%) MCSE
9 25 (4.85%) CCNP
10 22 (4.27%) ISTQB
11 19 (3.69%) CCNA
12 18 (3.50%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
13 14 (2.72%) JNCIS
14 13 (2.52%) BC Cleared
15 11 (2.14%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
16 9 (1.75%) A+ Certification
17 8 (1.55%) ITIL Certification
18 6 (1.17%) CISSP
18 6 (1.17%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
19 4 (0.78%) RHCE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 24 (4.66%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 19 (3.69%) SLA
3 17 (3.30%) PCI DSS
4 14 (2.72%) QA
5 2 (0.39%) Data Quality
5 2 (0.39%) Sarbanes-Oxley
6 1 (0.19%) COBIT
System Software
1 111 (21.55%) Active Directory
2 68 (13.20%) VMware Infrastructure
3 30 (5.83%) Hyper-V
4 19 (3.69%) vSphere
5 11 (2.14%) ISA Server
6 10 (1.94%) XenApp
7 8 (1.55%) VMware ESX
7 8 (1.55%) Terminal Services
8 7 (1.36%) VMware ESXi
9 5 (0.97%) NFS
9 5 (0.97%) Microsoft App-V
9 5 (0.97%) Samba
10 4 (0.78%) KVM
11 3 (0.58%) Microsoft Virtual Server
12 2 (0.39%) Firmware
13 1 (0.19%) Xen
13 1 (0.19%) Citrix Presentation Server
Systems Management
1 59 (11.46%) HP Quality Center
2 44 (8.54%) SCCM
3 43 (8.35%) EMC NetWorker
4 24 (4.66%) SCOM
5 21 (4.08%) OpenView Configuration Management
5 21 (4.08%) NetBackup
6 20 (3.88%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
7 18 (3.50%) WSUS
8 15 (2.91%) Netcool
9 13 (2.52%) McAfee ePO
10 10 (1.94%) HP UCMDB
11 5 (0.97%) nmon
12 4 (0.78%) HP SIM
12 4 (0.78%) Legato
12 4 (0.78%) Tivoli Storage Manager
13 3 (0.58%) ARCserve
13 3 (0.58%) Norton AntiVirus
14 2 (0.39%) Backup Exec
14 2 (0.39%) Oracle EDQ
Vendors
1 154 (29.90%) Microsoft
2 109 (21.17%) HP
3 76 (14.76%) VMware
4 52 (10.10%) EMC
4 52 (10.10%) Cisco
5 42 (8.16%) Juniper
6 39 (7.57%) Citrix
7 37 (7.18%) Oracle
8 28 (5.44%) Veritas
9 26 (5.05%) F5
10 24 (4.66%) Sun
11 23 (4.47%) StorageTek
12 22 (4.27%) McAfee
13 20 (3.88%) IBM
14 14 (2.72%) Business Objects
14 14 (2.72%) CA
15 13 (2.52%) Red Hat
15 13 (2.52%) Brocade
16 12 (2.33%) CheckPoint
16 12 (2.33%) Symantec
Reading, Berkshire
Lorien Resourcing
Salary: Competitive Salary and package
Posted: 12 hours ago
Reading, Berkshire
CISCO SYSTEMS LTD
Salary: Competitive
Posted: Yesterday
Reading, Berkshire
Polar Recruitment
Salary: £0000 - £9999 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Reading, Berkshire
Polar Recruitment
Salary: £0000 - £9999 per annum + Excellent Benefits Package
Posted: Yesterday
Reading, Berkshire
Polar Recruitment
Salary: £0000 - £9999 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Reading, Berkshire
Polar Recruitment
Salary: £0000 - £9999 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Reading, Berkshire
Polar Recruitment
Salary: £0000 - £9999 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Reading, Berkshire
Circle Recruitment
Salary: £18000 - £30000 per annum + bens, training + career prog
Posted: 2 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Global Technology Solutions Ltd
Salary: £17000 per annum + £1,200 DV Clearance allowance
Posted: 4 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Global Technology Solutions Ltd
Salary: £25000 per annum + £1,200 DV Clearance allowance
Posted: 4 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Global Technology Solutions Ltd
Salary: £17000 - £18300 per annum + £1,200 DV allowance
Posted: 4 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Global Technology Solutions Ltd
Salary: £41000 - £42000 per annum + £1,200 DV Clearance allowance
Posted: 4 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Global Technology Solutions Ltd
Salary: £34000 - £35000 per annum + £1,200 DV allowance
Posted: 4 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Global Technology Solutions Ltd
Salary: £18500 - £23000 per annum + £1,200 DV Clearance allowance
Posted: 4 days ago
Reading
The People Network
Salary: £30000 - £60000 per annum + Bens
Posted: 9 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
CGI
Salary: £60000 - £85000 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: 10 days ago
Reading
Fenwick Ryan Ltd
Salary: £60000 - £4000000 per annum + annual bonus
Posted: 14 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
CGI
Salary: £40000 - £55000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 15 days ago
Reading, South East, United Kingdom
Oracle
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 16 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Symantec
Salary: Unspecified
Posted: 17 days ago