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

Location
3 months to
27 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Security Clearance
Rank 11 14 42
Rank change year-on-year
+3 +28
Permanent jobs citing Security Cleared 264 231 99
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 11.04% 10.05% 5.08%
As % of the Qualifications category 26.24% 26.52% 15.81%
Number of salaries quoted 162 134 45
Average salary £44,750 £47,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.78% +18.75%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,100 £30,300 £22,700
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £67,350 £64,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £41,700 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+7.91% +4.25%
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
1006 871 626
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 42.07% 37.89% 32.10%
Number of salaries quoted 578 600 511
Average salary £45,000 £47,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.26% +5.55%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £28,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £57,500 £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 27 January 2015.

Security Cleared Salary Histogram in Reading

Security Cleared
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Reading

For the 6 months to 27 January 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.

1 427 (82.91%) SC Cleared
2 210 (40.78%) Windows
3 149 (28.93%) Microsoft
4 141 (27.38%) DV Cleared
5 108 (20.97%) Windows Server 2003
6 104 (20.19%) ITIL
7 95 (18.45%) SQL
8 92 (17.86%) Active Directory
9 91 (17.67%) HP
10 79 (15.34%) Finance
11 76 (14.76%) VMware
12 66 (12.82%) Telecoms
12 66 (12.82%) VMware Infrastructure
13 62 (12.04%) HP Quality Center
14 60 (11.65%) Windows Server 2008
15 59 (11.46%) Cisco
16 53 (10.29%) MS Excel
17 51 (9.90%) Oracle
17 51 (9.90%) Performance Monitoring
18 50 (9.71%) Analytical Skills
18 50 (9.71%) SharePoint
18 50 (9.71%) EMC
18 50 (9.71%) PowerShell
19 49 (9.51%) Juniper
20 47 (9.13%) Linux
21 46 (8.93%) TestDirector
22 43 (8.35%) Citrix
23 41 (7.96%) ISEB
24 40 (7.77%) Cisco Certification
24 40 (7.77%) Firewall

Security Cleared
Top Related IT Skills in Reading by Category

For the 6 months to 27 January 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 35 (6.80%) MS Exchange
2 35 (6.80%) SharePoint Server
3 21 (4.08%) MS Project Server
4 20 (3.88%) BizTalk Server
5 13 (2.52%) WebLogic
5 13 (2.52%) Exchange Server 2007
5 13 (2.52%) Exchange Server 2010
6 12 (2.33%) IIS
7 11 (2.14%) Apache
7 11 (2.14%) Exchange Server 2000
7 11 (2.14%) Exchange Server 2003
7 11 (2.14%) SharePoint 2010
8 10 (1.94%) Exchange Server 2013
8 10 (1.94%) WebSphere
9 7 (1.36%) JBoss
9 7 (1.36%) Lync
10 6 (1.17%) Oracle Workflow
10 6 (1.17%) Tomcat
10 6 (1.17%) Joomla!
Applications
1 53 (10.29%) MS Excel
2 23 (4.47%) MS Project
3 12 (2.33%) MS Office
4 11 (2.14%) MS Visio
5 3 (0.58%) MS PowerPoint
6 2 (0.39%) Mathematica
Business Applications
1 21 (4.08%) Oracle EBS
1 21 (4.08%) Oracle ERP
2 13 (2.52%) Oracle EBS R12
3 4 (0.78%) Oracle Applications
4 3 (0.58%) Oracle iRecruitment
5 2 (0.39%) SAP GRC
6 1 (0.19%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
Cloud Services
1 3 (0.58%) Taleo
1 3 (0.58%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 40 (7.77%) Firewall
2 33 (6.41%) TCP/IP
3 31 (6.02%) SAN
4 26 (5.05%) LAN
5 22 (4.27%) Wireless
5 22 (4.27%) Fibre Channel
6 21 (4.08%) NAS
7 18 (3.50%) DNS
8 14 (2.72%) WAN
8 14 (2.72%) MPLS
9 13 (2.52%) Network Security
9 13 (2.52%) ATM
9 13 (2.52%) Ethernet
10 12 (2.33%) ISDN
10 12 (2.33%) DSL
10 12 (2.33%) VRRP
10 12 (2.33%) HSRP
10 12 (2.33%) GLBP
11 10 (1.94%) Internet
12 9 (1.75%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 17 (3.30%) EDRMS
2 11 (2.14%) IDOL
3 8 (1.55%) SQL Server
4 5 (0.97%) Data Warehouse
5 3 (0.58%) Oracle Discoverer
5 3 (0.58%) RDBMS
5 3 (0.58%) Oracle Database 11g
5 3 (0.58%) Oracle BI EE
5 3 (0.58%) Oracle Reports
5 3 (0.58%) Oracle Database
5 3 (0.58%) Oracle BI Publisher
5 3 (0.58%) Relational Database
6 2 (0.39%) BusinessObjects
7 1 (0.19%) SQL Server 2008
7 1 (0.19%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 46 (8.93%) TestDirector
2 30 (5.83%) QuickTest Pro
3 23 (4.47%) Subversion
4 20 (3.88%) Jenkins
4 20 (3.88%) WinRunner
5 18 (3.50%) LoadRunner
6 17 (3.30%) Maven
7 16 (3.11%) Oracle Forms
8 9 (1.75%) JIRA
9 7 (1.36%) Selenium
10 5 (0.97%) Talend Open Studio
10 5 (0.97%) MSI
11 4 (0.78%) Bugzilla
11 4 (0.78%) JUnit
11 4 (0.78%) Trac
12 3 (0.58%) Git (software)
12 3 (0.58%) Team Foundation Server
12 3 (0.58%) MSTest
12 3 (0.58%) Rational DOORS
13 2 (0.39%) Ant
General
1 79 (15.34%) Finance
2 66 (12.82%) Telecoms
3 20 (3.88%) Retail
4 17 (3.30%) Banking
4 17 (3.30%) Back Office
5 8 (1.55%) Marketing
6 4 (0.78%) Military
6 4 (0.78%) Electronics
6 4 (0.78%) Legal
7 3 (0.58%) Manufacturing
7 3 (0.58%) Aerospace
8 2 (0.39%) Advertising
8 2 (0.39%) Games
8 2 (0.39%) German Language
9 1 (0.19%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 81 (15.73%) Analyst
2 68 (13.20%) Architect
3 66 (12.82%) Consultant
4 55 (10.68%) Support Engineer
5 43 (8.35%) Test Analyst
6 33 (6.41%) Senior Analyst
7 29 (5.63%) Senior Architect
8 27 (5.24%) Project Manager
9 23 (4.47%) Developer
9 23 (4.47%) Senior Test Analyst
10 22 (4.27%) Tester
10 22 (4.27%) 3rd Line Support
11 21 (4.08%) Network Architect
11 21 (4.08%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
12 19 (3.69%) Storage Engineer
12 19 (3.69%) SAN Engineer
12 19 (3.69%) SAN Storage Engineer
13 17 (3.30%) Senior Network Architect
13 17 (3.30%) EMC Engineer
13 17 (3.30%) EMC Storage Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 31 (6.02%) XML
2 23 (4.47%) HTML
3 18 (3.50%) J2EE
4 15 (2.91%) JSP
5 11 (2.14%) Ajax
6 10 (1.94%) WCF
7 8 (1.55%) CSS
7 8 (1.55%) .NET
8 7 (1.36%) Web Services
8 7 (1.36%) SOAP
8 7 (1.36%) jQuery
9 5 (0.97%) ASP.NET Web Forms
9 5 (0.97%) ASP.NET
9 5 (0.97%) Middleware
10 4 (0.78%) Hibernate
10 4 (0.78%) Spring
10 4 (0.78%) AngularJS
10 4 (0.78%) JSON
11 3 (0.58%) Application Packaging
11 3 (0.58%) WebCenter
Miscellaneous
1 50 (9.71%) Analytical Skills
2 33 (6.41%) Clustering
3 29 (5.63%) Management Information System
4 27 (5.24%) Replication
5 17 (3.30%) PKI
6 12 (2.33%) Computer Science
7 10 (1.94%) Social Media
8 9 (1.75%) Enterprise Storage
9 7 (1.36%) RMADS
9 7 (1.36%) Mainframe
10 6 (1.17%) Blackberry
10 6 (1.17%) Taxonomies
11 5 (0.97%) CESG
11 5 (0.97%) CESG CLAS
11 5 (0.97%) Open Source
12 4 (0.78%) Mathematics
13 3 (0.58%) Physics
13 3 (0.58%) Data Integration
13 3 (0.58%) Algorithms
14 2 (0.39%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 210 (40.78%) Windows
2 108 (20.97%) Windows Server 2003
3 60 (11.65%) Windows Server 2008
4 47 (9.13%) Linux
5 39 (7.57%) Windows XP
6 36 (6.99%) UNIX
7 30 (5.83%) Windows 7
8 9 (1.75%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 7 (1.36%) CentOS
10 6 (1.17%) AIX
11 5 (0.97%) Windows 2000
11 5 (0.97%) Android
11 5 (0.97%) Windows Server 2012
12 2 (0.39%) Apple iOS
12 2 (0.39%) Windows 8
12 2 (0.39%) Debian
12 2 (0.39%) Ubuntu
13 1 (0.19%) HPUX
13 1 (0.19%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 104 (20.19%) ITIL
2 51 (9.90%) Performance Monitoring
3 38 (7.38%) Project Management
4 36 (6.99%) Disaster Recovery
5 33 (6.41%) PRINCE2
5 33 (6.41%) Network Design
6 32 (6.21%) Test Scripting
7 31 (6.02%) Agile Software Development
8 30 (5.83%) Configuration Management
8 30 (5.83%) Migration
9 26 (5.05%) Performance Testing
10 22 (4.27%) Mentoring
11 21 (4.08%) ERP
12 19 (3.69%) Test Management
13 16 (3.11%) Waterfall
13 16 (3.11%) Supplier Management
14 15 (2.91%) Incident Management
14 15 (2.91%) Workflow
14 15 (2.91%) Test Automation
14 15 (2.91%) Data Migration
Programming Languages
1 95 (18.45%) SQL
2 50 (9.71%) PowerShell
3 29 (5.63%) Java
4 28 (5.44%) C#
5 22 (4.27%) VBScript
6 16 (3.11%) VB
6 16 (3.11%) JavaScript
7 13 (2.52%) PHP
8 10 (1.94%) XPath
9 9 (1.75%) C
10 6 (1.17%) Delphi
10 6 (1.17%) PL/SQL
10 6 (1.17%) VBA
10 6 (1.17%) Pascal
10 6 (1.17%) Shell Script
11 5 (0.97%) C++
12 4 (0.78%) VB.NET
13 2 (0.39%) MATLAB
14 1 (0.19%) T-SQL
14 1 (0.19%) Perl
Qualifications
1 427 (82.91%) SC Cleared
2 141 (27.38%) DV Cleared
3 41 (7.96%) ISEB
4 40 (7.77%) Cisco Certification
5 37 (7.18%) Degree
6 29 (5.63%) MCP
7 25 (4.85%) CCNP
8 23 (4.47%) Microsoft Certification
9 20 (3.88%) MCSE
10 19 (3.69%) ISTQB
11 16 (3.11%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
12 15 (2.91%) BC Cleared
13 14 (2.72%) JNCIS
14 13 (2.52%) CCNA
15 12 (2.33%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
16 7 (1.36%) ITIL Certification
17 6 (1.17%) PRINCE2 Certification
18 5 (0.97%) A+ Certification
18 5 (0.97%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
19 4 (0.78%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 17 (3.30%) QA
2 14 (2.72%) SLA
3 12 (2.33%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 5 (0.97%) PCI DSS
4 5 (0.97%) Data Quality
System Software
1 92 (17.86%) Active Directory
2 66 (12.82%) VMware Infrastructure
3 27 (5.24%) Hyper-V
4 16 (3.11%) vSphere
5 12 (2.33%) XenApp
6 11 (2.14%) Terminal Services
6 11 (2.14%) ISA Server
6 11 (2.14%) VMware ESX
7 7 (1.36%) VMware ESXi
8 5 (0.97%) NFS
8 5 (0.97%) Samba
9 4 (0.78%) Microsoft Virtual Server
10 3 (0.58%) Microsoft App-V
11 2 (0.39%) Snort
11 2 (0.39%) Firmware
11 2 (0.39%) Citrix Presentation Server
11 2 (0.39%) KVM
12 1 (0.19%) ProxySG
Systems Management
1 62 (12.04%) HP Quality Center
2 37 (7.18%) SCCM
3 36 (6.99%) EMC NetWorker
4 23 (4.47%) SCOM
5 21 (4.08%) OpenView Configuration Management
5 21 (4.08%) NetBackup
6 19 (3.69%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
7 17 (3.30%) Netcool
8 15 (2.91%) McAfee ePO
9 13 (2.52%) WSUS
10 9 (1.75%) HP UCMDB
11 5 (0.97%) nmon
11 5 (0.97%) Oracle EDQ
12 4 (0.78%) ARCserve
12 4 (0.78%) Norton AntiVirus
13 3 (0.58%) Backup Exec
13 3 (0.58%) Legato
13 3 (0.58%) Tivoli Storage Manager
14 1 (0.19%) HP SIM
Vendors
1 149 (28.93%) Microsoft
2 91 (17.67%) HP
3 76 (14.76%) VMware
4 59 (11.46%) Cisco
5 51 (9.90%) Oracle
6 50 (9.71%) EMC
7 49 (9.51%) Juniper
8 43 (8.35%) Citrix
9 31 (6.02%) F5
10 30 (5.83%) Veritas
11 27 (5.24%) McAfee
12 22 (4.27%) IBM
13 20 (3.88%) Sun
13 20 (3.88%) StorageTek
14 15 (2.91%) Business Objects
15 14 (2.72%) CA
16 13 (2.52%) CheckPoint
17 12 (2.33%) Symantec
17 12 (2.33%) Meridio
18 11 (2.14%) Fujitsu
Reading, Berkshire
ARM Technology
Posted: 7 hours ago
Reading, Berkshire
JM
Salary: £60000 - £65000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 8 hours ago
Reading, Berkshire
Lorien Resourcing
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + £6,300 Car + 15% Bonus
Posted: Yesterday
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Experis Ltd
Posted: 4 days ago
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Lorien Resourcing
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 4 days ago
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Lorien Resourcing
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 4 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Lorien Resourcing
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 4 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Lorien Resourcing
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 4 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Lorien Resourcing
Salary: Negotiable depending on experience
Posted: 4 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Global Technology Solutions Ltd
Salary: £17000 per annum + £1,200 DV Clearance allowance
Posted: 4 days ago
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Global Technology Solutions Ltd
Salary: £25000 per annum + £1,200 DV Clearance allowance
Posted: 4 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Polar Recruitment
Salary: £0000 - £9999 per annum + Excellent Benefits Package
Posted: 5 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Global Technology Solutions Ltd
Salary: £34000 - £35000 per annum + £1,200 DV allowance
Posted: 5 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Polar Recruitment
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum + car + benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Global Technology Solutions Ltd
Salary: £34900 per annum + £1,200 DV Allowance
Posted: 6 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Global Technology Solutions Ltd
Salary: £42000 per annum + £1,200 DV Clearance allowance
Posted: 6 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
CGI
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: 14 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
CGI
Salary: £55000 - £70000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 15 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
CGI
Salary: £55000 - £70000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 15 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
CGI
Salary: £40000 - £55000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 15 days ago