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

Location
3 months to
17 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Security Clearance
Rank 16 12 33
Rank change year-on-year
-4 +21
Permanent jobs citing Security Cleared 263 306 148
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 10.52% 12.31% 6.85%
As % of the Qualifications category 25.83% 33.41% 19.27%
Number of salaries quoted 141 214 42
Average salary £53,500 £47,500 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+12.63% -5.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £32,500 £32,750
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £77,500 £59,750
UK excluding London average salary £47,000 £44,000 £42,000
% change year-on-year
+6.81% +4.76%
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
1018 916 768
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 40.74% 36.85% 35.52%
Number of salaries quoted 592 650 544
Average salary £50,000 £45,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+11.11% -
90% offered a salary of more than £25,876 £30,000 £33,500
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £60,000 £65,000
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 17 April 2015.

Security Cleared Salary Histogram in Reading

Security Cleared
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Reading

For the 6 months to 17 April 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.

1 415 (77.57%) SC Cleared
2 188 (35.14%) Windows
3 163 (30.47%) DV Cleared
4 158 (29.53%) Microsoft
5 142 (26.54%) ITIL
6 129 (24.11%) HP
7 119 (22.24%) Active Directory
8 106 (19.81%) Finance
9 81 (15.14%) Windows Server 2003
10 78 (14.58%) VMware
11 77 (14.39%) Telecoms
12 70 (13.08%) VMware Infrastructure
13 64 (11.96%) SQL
14 63 (11.78%) Cisco
14 63 (11.78%) Performance Monitoring
15 60 (11.21%) Firewall
16 57 (10.65%) Windows Server 2008
17 55 (10.28%) Windows 7
17 55 (10.28%) MS Excel
17 55 (10.28%) Analytical Skills
18 54 (10.09%) Cisco Certification
19 53 (9.91%) PRINCE2
19 53 (9.91%) SCCM
20 50 (9.35%) TCP/IP
20 50 (9.35%) PowerShell
21 49 (9.16%) EMC NetWorker
22 48 (8.97%) Configuration Management
23 46 (8.60%) SharePoint
24 45 (8.41%) EMC
25 42 (7.85%) Project Management

Security Cleared
Top Related IT Skills in Reading by Category

For the 6 months to 17 April 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 46 (8.60%) SharePoint
2 23 (4.30%) MS Exchange
3 20 (3.74%) SharePoint Server
4 18 (3.36%) Lync
5 14 (2.62%) IIS
6 12 (2.24%) Apache
7 11 (2.06%) SharePoint 2010
8 10 (1.87%) Exchange Server 2007
8 10 (1.87%) Exchange Server 2010
8 10 (1.87%) WebSphere
9 8 (1.50%) MS Project Server
9 8 (1.50%) JBoss
9 8 (1.50%) WebLogic
10 7 (1.31%) Tomcat
11 6 (1.12%) Joomla!
12 5 (0.93%) Exchange Server 2000
12 5 (0.93%) BizTalk Server
13 3 (0.56%) ArcGIS
14 2 (0.37%) CMS
14 2 (0.37%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
Applications
1 55 (10.28%) MS Excel
2 26 (4.86%) MS Office
3 13 (2.43%) MS Visio
4 11 (2.06%) MS Project
5 10 (1.87%) MS PowerPoint
6 1 (0.19%) InfoPath
Business Applications
1 7 (1.31%) Oracle EBS
1 7 (1.31%) Oracle ERP
1 7 (1.31%) Oracle Applications
1 7 (1.31%) Oracle EBS R12
1 7 (1.31%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
2 2 (0.37%) SAP GRC
Cloud Services
1 8 (1.50%) Office 365
2 6 (1.12%) SaaS
3 1 (0.19%) PaaS
3 1 (0.19%) IaaS
3 1 (0.19%) Taleo
Communications & Networking
1 60 (11.21%) Firewall
2 50 (9.35%) TCP/IP
3 42 (7.85%) SAN
4 36 (6.73%) LAN
5 29 (5.42%) DNS
5 29 (5.42%) Fibre Channel
6 27 (5.05%) NAS
6 27 (5.05%) WAN
7 23 (4.30%) Wireless
8 17 (3.18%) VoIP
9 15 (2.80%) DHCP
10 13 (2.43%) Network Security
11 11 (2.06%) Internet
11 11 (2.06%) MPLS
12 9 (1.68%) Ethernet
12 9 (1.68%) ATM
13 8 (1.50%) ISDN
13 8 (1.50%) VPN
13 8 (1.50%) DSL
13 8 (1.50%) VRRP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (2.43%) IDOL
2 11 (2.06%) EDRMS
3 8 (1.50%) SQL Server
4 2 (0.37%) BusinessObjects
4 2 (0.37%) SQL Server 2008
4 2 (0.37%) Hadoop
4 2 (0.37%) SQL Server 2012
5 1 (0.19%) Oracle Database
5 1 (0.19%) Relational Database
5 1 (0.19%) MySQL
5 1 (0.19%) SQL Server 2005
5 1 (0.19%) DB2
5 1 (0.19%) Data Warehouse
5 1 (0.19%) Data Mining
5 1 (0.19%) Oracle Database 10g
Development Applications
1 23 (4.30%) TestDirector
2 22 (4.11%) LoadRunner
3 21 (3.93%) QuickTest Pro
4 8 (1.50%) WinRunner
4 8 (1.50%) MSI
5 7 (1.31%) Subversion
5 7 (1.31%) Oracle Forms
6 6 (1.12%) Maven
6 6 (1.12%) JIRA
6 6 (1.12%) Jenkins
7 5 (0.93%) Selenium
8 4 (0.75%) Bugzilla
8 4 (0.75%) Visual Studio
8 4 (0.75%) Rational DOORS
9 3 (0.56%) MSTest
9 3 (0.56%) Git (software)
10 2 (0.37%) ClearQuest
10 2 (0.37%) Ant
11 1 (0.19%) VSS/SourceSafe
11 1 (0.19%) ClearCase
General
1 106 (19.81%) Finance
2 77 (14.39%) Telecoms
3 16 (2.99%) Retail
4 13 (2.43%) Marketing
5 11 (2.06%) Banking
6 9 (1.68%) Back Office
7 6 (1.12%) Advertising
8 3 (0.56%) Legal
9 1 (0.19%) Electronics
9 1 (0.19%) Publishing
9 1 (0.19%) Games
9 1 (0.19%) Military
Job Titles
1 77 (14.39%) Support Engineer
2 64 (11.96%) Consultant
3 52 (9.72%) Architect
4 47 (8.79%) Analyst
5 45 (8.41%) Project Manager
6 26 (4.86%) 3rd Line Support
6 26 (4.86%) Storage Engineer
6 26 (4.86%) SAN Engineer
6 26 (4.86%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
6 26 (4.86%) SAN Storage Engineer
7 25 (4.67%) Senior Manager
8 24 (4.49%) EMC Engineer
8 24 (4.49%) EMC Storage Engineer
9 23 (4.30%) Tester
10 19 (3.55%) Agile Project Manager
11 18 (3.36%) Security Manager
11 18 (3.36%) Integration Engineer
11 18 (3.36%) Network Architect
12 17 (3.18%) Security Engineer
12 17 (3.18%) Network Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 17 (3.18%) XML
2 13 (2.43%) HTML
3 11 (2.06%) Application Packaging
4 10 (1.87%) J2EE
4 10 (1.87%) CGI
5 8 (1.50%) Ajax
6 7 (1.31%) .NET
6 7 (1.31%) JSP
7 6 (1.12%) CSS
8 5 (0.93%) SOAP
8 5 (0.93%) Web Services
8 5 (0.93%) WCF
8 5 (0.93%) jQuery
9 4 (0.75%) Software Packaging
9 4 (0.75%) AngularJS
9 4 (0.75%) JSON
10 3 (0.56%) WSH
11 2 (0.37%) XSLT
11 2 (0.37%) .NET Framework
11 2 (0.37%) SAML
Miscellaneous
1 55 (10.28%) Analytical Skills
2 40 (7.48%) Replication
3 26 (4.86%) Clustering
4 21 (3.93%) Management Information System
5 19 (3.55%) PKI
6 18 (3.36%) Data Protection Act
7 16 (2.99%) Enterprise Storage
8 12 (2.24%) GIS
9 11 (2.06%) Computer Science
9 11 (2.06%) Social Media
10 7 (1.31%) Open Source
10 7 (1.31%) Mainframe
10 7 (1.31%) CESG
10 7 (1.31%) CESG CLAS
11 4 (0.75%) RMADS
12 3 (0.56%) Blackberry
12 3 (0.56%) Mobile App
13 2 (0.37%) User Experience
13 2 (0.37%) Economics
13 2 (0.37%) Mathematics
Operating Systems
1 188 (35.14%) Windows
2 81 (15.14%) Windows Server 2003
3 57 (10.65%) Windows Server 2008
4 55 (10.28%) Windows 7
5 37 (6.92%) Linux
6 31 (5.79%) Windows XP
7 27 (5.05%) UNIX
8 13 (2.43%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 9 (1.68%) Windows 2000
10 7 (1.31%) Windows Server 2012
11 5 (0.93%) CentOS
11 5 (0.93%) AIX
11 5 (0.93%) Android
12 2 (0.37%) Apple iOS
12 2 (0.37%) Windows 8
13 1 (0.19%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 142 (26.54%) ITIL
2 63 (11.78%) Performance Monitoring
3 53 (9.91%) PRINCE2
4 48 (8.97%) Configuration Management
5 42 (7.85%) Project Management
6 41 (7.66%) Agile Software Development
7 35 (6.54%) Disaster Recovery
8 32 (5.98%) Scrum
9 30 (5.61%) Stakeholder Management
9 30 (5.61%) Test Scripting
10 29 (5.42%) DSDM
11 28 (5.23%) Information Security
12 26 (4.86%) Cyber Security
13 25 (4.67%) Migration
13 25 (4.67%) Service Delivery
13 25 (4.67%) Network Design
14 23 (4.30%) Mentoring
15 22 (4.11%) People Management
15 22 (4.11%) Test Management
16 21 (3.93%) Service Management
Programming Languages
1 64 (11.96%) SQL
2 50 (9.35%) PowerShell
3 29 (5.42%) C#
4 27 (5.05%) VBScript
5 23 (4.30%) VB
6 18 (3.36%) Java
7 13 (2.43%) C
8 11 (2.06%) JavaScript
9 7 (1.31%) PHP
10 6 (1.12%) C++
10 6 (1.12%) Delphi
10 6 (1.12%) VBA
10 6 (1.12%) Pascal
11 4 (0.75%) Perl
12 3 (0.56%) Bash Shell
13 2 (0.37%) VB.NET
14 1 (0.19%) Python
14 1 (0.19%) Ruby
14 1 (0.19%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 415 (77.57%) SC Cleared
2 163 (30.47%) DV Cleared
3 54 (10.09%) Cisco Certification
4 41 (7.66%) Degree
5 34 (6.36%) CCNA
6 33 (6.17%) Microsoft Certification
7 32 (5.98%) MCP
8 29 (5.42%) MCSE
9 23 (4.30%) CCNP
10 22 (4.11%) ISEB
11 17 (3.18%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
12 15 (2.80%) ISTQB
13 14 (2.62%) BC Cleared
14 13 (2.43%) A+ Certification
15 11 (2.06%) CISSP
16 9 (1.68%) JNCIS
17 7 (1.31%) ITIL Certification
18 6 (1.12%) PRINCE2 Certification
18 6 (1.12%) CEH
18 6 (1.12%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 36 (6.73%) SLA
2 26 (4.86%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 21 (3.93%) PCI DSS
4 18 (3.36%) QA
5 2 (0.37%) Sarbanes-Oxley
6 1 (0.19%) COBIT
System Software
1 119 (22.24%) Active Directory
2 70 (13.08%) VMware Infrastructure
3 28 (5.23%) Hyper-V
4 18 (3.36%) vSphere
5 11 (2.06%) XenApp
5 11 (2.06%) Terminal Services
5 11 (2.06%) ISA Server
6 8 (1.50%) XenDesktop
7 5 (0.93%) NFS
7 5 (0.93%) Samba
7 5 (0.93%) Microsoft App-V
7 5 (0.93%) VMware ESXi
8 4 (0.75%) KVM
8 4 (0.75%) Firmware
9 1 (0.19%) XenServer
9 1 (0.19%) Snort
9 1 (0.19%) Xen
9 1 (0.19%) Microsoft Virtual Server
9 1 (0.19%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 53 (9.91%) SCCM
2 49 (9.16%) EMC NetWorker
3 39 (7.29%) HP Quality Center
4 26 (4.86%) SCOM
5 22 (4.11%) WSUS
6 20 (3.74%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
7 18 (3.36%) NetBackup
8 13 (2.43%) OpenView Configuration Management
9 11 (2.06%) HP SIM
10 7 (1.31%) Netcool
11 6 (1.12%) HP UCMDB
12 5 (0.93%) nmon
12 5 (0.93%) McAfee ePO
13 3 (0.56%) Legato
13 3 (0.56%) Tivoli Storage Manager
14 1 (0.19%) Backup Exec
14 1 (0.19%) Nessus
14 1 (0.19%) Nmap
14 1 (0.19%) ARCserve
14 1 (0.19%) Norton AntiVirus
Vendors
1 158 (29.53%) Microsoft
2 129 (24.11%) HP
3 78 (14.58%) VMware
4 63 (11.78%) Cisco
5 45 (8.41%) EMC
6 42 (7.85%) Juniper
7 35 (6.54%) Oracle
8 31 (5.79%) Citrix
8 31 (5.79%) F5
9 28 (5.23%) Sun
10 26 (4.86%) StorageTek
11 21 (3.93%) McAfee
11 21 (3.93%) IBM
12 19 (3.55%) Veritas
13 17 (3.18%) CheckPoint
14 16 (2.99%) Brocade
15 14 (2.62%) Symantec
15 14 (2.62%) Meridio
15 14 (2.62%) CA
16 13 (2.43%) Red Hat
Reading, Berkshire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 35,000 - 40,000 + excellent benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Reading, Berkshire
CGI
Salary: £70000 - £80000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
CGI
Salary: £30000 - £50000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Global Technology Solutions Ltd
Salary: £34000 - £35000 per annum + £1,200 DV allowance
Posted: 3 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Global Technology Solutions Ltd
Salary: £22979 - £24179 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Global Technology Solutions Ltd
Salary: £22741 - £23941 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Global Technology Solutions Ltd
Salary: £41000 - £42000 per annum + £1,200 DV Clearance allowance
Posted: 3 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 60000 - 85000 + excellent benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Polar Recruitment
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + Attractive Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Polar Recruitment
Salary: £17000 - £40000 per annum + Uplift and Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Polar Recruitment
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + Uplift, Pension, Healthcare
Posted: 4 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Connectus
Salary: £50000 - £70000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
IT Executive Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum + Bonus, Pension
Posted: 4 days ago
Reading, Oxfordshire
Oracle
Salary: excellent salary - negotiable
Posted: 4 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Experis Ltd
Salary: £22000.00 - £24000.00 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Experis Ltd
Posted: 4 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Coal IT Services
Salary: Unspecified Excellent Basic + Bens
Posted: 5 days ago
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Oracle Corporation UK Ltd
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 8 days ago
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CGI
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: 18 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Oracle Corporation UK Ltd
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 26 days ago