The first table below looks at the demand 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 22 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Qualifications for the Reading region.

Location
3 months to
22 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Security Clearance
Rank 4 9 19
Rank change year-on-year
+5 +10
Permanent jobs citing Security Cleared 450 274 246
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 19.47% 12.07% 10.95%
As % of the Qualifications category 46.78% 31.03% 31.50%
Number of salaries quoted 321 211 219
Average salary £50,000 £45,000 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+11.11% -5.26%
90% offered a salary of more than £33,500 £22,000 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £90,000 £55,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £46,500 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+9.41% -
Qualifications Category
Reading
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
962 883 781
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 41.63% 38.90% 34.77%
Number of salaries quoted 625 708 672
Average salary £50,000 £45,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+11.11% -
90% offered a salary of more than £29,500 £29,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £60,000 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £41,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.50% -
Security Cleared
Berkshire

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 22 July 2014.

Security Cleared Salary Histogram in Reading

Security Cleared
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Reading

For the 6 months to 22 July 2014, 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.

1 677 (89.08%) SC Cleared
2 232 (30.53%) DV Cleared
3 203 (26.71%) Windows
4 172 (22.63%) Finance
5 159 (20.92%) Microsoft
6 143 (18.82%) ITIL
7 108 (14.21%) Active Directory
8 103 (13.55%) Retail
9 102 (13.42%) Windows Server 2003
10 101 (13.29%) Telecoms
11 99 (13.03%) PRINCE2
12 92 (12.11%) HP
13 87 (11.45%) Network Design
14 82 (10.79%) Oracle
15 81 (10.66%) SQL
16 77 (10.13%) Windows Server 2008
17 66 (8.68%) VMware
18 63 (8.29%) Linux
19 60 (7.89%) Security Architecture
20 58 (7.63%) Back Office
21 57 (7.50%) ISEB
22 56 (7.37%) EMC
23 55 (7.24%) Degree
23 55 (7.24%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
24 54 (7.11%) Project Management
25 53 (6.97%) ISO/IEC 27001
26 49 (6.45%) Risk Assessment
26 49 (6.45%) UNIX
27 47 (6.18%) SAN
27 47 (6.18%) RMADS

Security Cleared
Top Related IT Skills in Reading by Category

For the 6 months to 22 July 2014, 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 42 (5.53%) SharePoint
2 31 (4.08%) MS Exchange
3 26 (3.42%) SharePoint Server
4 20 (2.63%) Oracle Workflow
5 18 (2.37%) BizTalk Server
6 17 (2.24%) Exchange Server 2010
7 15 (1.97%) MS Project Server
8 14 (1.84%) Exchange Server 2003
8 14 (1.84%) Exchange Server 2007
9 10 (1.32%) Exchange Server 2000
10 8 (1.05%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
11 7 (0.92%) Oracle SOA Suite
12 6 (0.79%) Exchange Server 2013
13 5 (0.66%) Lync
14 4 (0.53%) Exchange Server 5.5
14 4 (0.53%) Documentum
15 3 (0.39%) CMS
15 3 (0.39%) IIS
16 2 (0.26%) Apache
16 2 (0.26%) WebLogic
Applications
1 32 (4.21%) MS Excel
2 19 (2.50%) MS Office
3 16 (2.11%) MS Project
4 10 (1.32%) MS Visio
5 2 (0.26%) InfoPath
5 2 (0.26%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 43 (5.66%) Oracle EBS
2 33 (4.34%) Oracle ERP
3 27 (3.55%) Oracle EBS R12
4 13 (1.71%) Oracle iRecruitment
5 7 (0.92%) Oracle Applications
6 2 (0.26%) HFM
6 2 (0.26%) Hyperion Planning
7 1 (0.13%) Cognos Business Intelligence
Cloud Services
1 13 (1.71%) Taleo
2 2 (0.26%) Cloud Computing
3 1 (0.13%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 47 (6.18%) SAN
2 42 (5.53%) Firewall
3 31 (4.08%) DNS
4 29 (3.82%) TCP/IP
5 27 (3.55%) DHCP
6 26 (3.42%) NAS
6 26 (3.42%) Internet
7 19 (2.50%) Wireless
8 12 (1.58%) WAN
8 12 (1.58%) LAN
9 10 (1.32%) Kerberos
10 9 (1.18%) HTTP
10 9 (1.18%) Broadband
11 7 (0.92%) Fibre Channel
11 7 (0.92%) SMTP
12 6 (0.79%) VoIP
12 6 (0.79%) BGP
13 5 (0.66%) DMZ
13 5 (0.66%) HTTPS
14 4 (0.53%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 42 (5.53%) SQL Server
2 13 (1.71%) Oracle Database
2 13 (1.71%) Oracle Discoverer
2 13 (1.71%) SQL Server 2005
3 11 (1.45%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 10 (1.32%) DTS
4 10 (1.32%) Data Mining
4 10 (1.32%) EDRMS
5 7 (0.92%) Oracle BI Publisher
5 7 (0.92%) Relational Database
5 7 (0.92%) IDOL
5 7 (0.92%) RDBMS
5 7 (0.92%) Oracle Reports
5 7 (0.92%) Oracle Database 11g
6 5 (0.66%) SQL Server 2012
6 5 (0.66%) SQL Server 2008
7 3 (0.39%) MySQL
7 3 (0.39%) Data Warehouse
7 3 (0.39%) Oracle BI EE
8 2 (0.26%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 36 (4.74%) TestDirector
2 11 (1.45%) JUnit
3 9 (1.18%) Oracle Forms
3 9 (1.18%) Subversion
4 8 (1.05%) QuickTest Pro
4 8 (1.05%) LoadRunner
5 7 (0.92%) WinRunner
6 6 (0.79%) Jenkins
7 5 (0.66%) JIRA
7 5 (0.66%) Maven
8 4 (0.53%) Selenium
9 3 (0.39%) SoapUI
9 3 (0.39%) Team Foundation Server
9 3 (0.39%) Trac
10 2 (0.26%) jMock
10 2 (0.26%) StarTeam
10 2 (0.26%) ClearCase
10 2 (0.26%) Ant
10 2 (0.26%) Eclipse
10 2 (0.26%) Bugzilla
General
1 172 (22.63%) Finance
2 103 (13.55%) Retail
3 101 (13.29%) Telecoms
4 58 (7.63%) Back Office
5 30 (3.95%) German Language
6 21 (2.76%) Legal
7 9 (1.18%) Law
8 7 (0.92%) Military
9 5 (0.66%) Publishing
10 4 (0.53%) Marketing
11 3 (0.39%) Automotive
12 2 (0.26%) Advertising
13 1 (0.13%) Electronics
13 1 (0.13%) Manufacturing
13 1 (0.13%) Aerospace
13 1 (0.13%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 129 (16.97%) Consultant
2 111 (14.61%) Architect
3 78 (10.26%) Project Manager
4 67 (8.82%) Support Engineer
5 54 (7.11%) Security Consultant
6 47 (6.18%) Developer
7 44 (5.79%) Analyst
8 42 (5.53%) Programme Manager
9 35 (4.61%) Administrator
10 30 (3.95%) Test Manager
11 29 (3.82%) Security Architect
11 29 (3.82%) Security Engineer
12 28 (3.68%) Test Analyst
13 27 (3.55%) Oracle Consultant
13 27 (3.55%) Security Support Engineer
14 26 (3.42%) Functional Consultant
14 26 (3.42%) Oracle Functional Consultant
15 25 (3.29%) Information Security Consultant
15 25 (3.29%) .NET Developer
16 21 (2.76%) CLAS Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 39 (5.13%) .NET
2 30 (3.95%) HTML
3 29 (3.82%) ASP.NET
4 20 (2.63%) XML
5 17 (2.24%) jQuery
6 16 (2.11%) ASP.NET Web Forms
7 15 (1.97%) CSS
8 14 (1.84%) ASP.NET MVC
9 10 (1.32%) HTML5
10 9 (1.18%) Flash
11 8 (1.05%) .NET Framework
12 7 (0.92%) Middleware
12 7 (0.92%) Spring
13 6 (0.79%) JSF
14 5 (0.66%) CGI
15 4 (0.53%) Hibernate
15 4 (0.53%) WCF
15 4 (0.53%) Ajax
16 3 (0.39%) KnockoutJS
16 3 (0.39%) WebCenter
Miscellaneous
1 47 (6.18%) RMADS
2 38 (5.00%) PKI
3 31 (4.08%) Management Information System
4 21 (2.76%) Mathematics
5 20 (2.63%) CESG
6 18 (2.37%) CESG CLAS
7 15 (1.97%) Clustering
8 14 (1.84%) Replication
9 12 (1.58%) Computer Science
10 11 (1.45%) Open Source
11 10 (1.32%) Derivative
12 9 (1.18%) Data Integration
12 9 (1.18%) Smartphone
12 9 (1.18%) Device Driver
13 8 (1.05%) Blackberry
13 8 (1.05%) Enterprise Storage
14 7 (0.92%) Taxonomies
14 7 (0.92%) Physics
15 6 (0.79%) Data Protection Act
16 4 (0.53%) PDA
Operating Systems
1 203 (26.71%) Windows
2 102 (13.42%) Windows Server 2003
3 77 (10.13%) Windows Server 2008
4 63 (8.29%) Linux
5 49 (6.45%) UNIX
6 33 (4.34%) Windows XP
7 21 (2.76%) Windows 7
8 16 (2.11%) AIX
9 14 (1.84%) Solaris
9 14 (1.84%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 13 (1.71%) Android
10 13 (1.71%) HPUX
11 8 (1.05%) Windows 2000
12 5 (0.66%) CentOS
13 3 (0.39%) Windows Server 2012
13 3 (0.39%) VMS
14 2 (0.26%) LynxOS
14 2 (0.26%) VxWorks
Processes & Methodologies
1 143 (18.82%) ITIL
2 99 (13.03%) PRINCE2
3 87 (11.45%) Network Design
4 60 (7.89%) Security Architecture
5 54 (7.11%) Project Management
6 49 (6.45%) Risk Assessment
7 42 (5.53%) Information Security
8 41 (5.39%) Supplier Management
9 40 (5.26%) Disaster Recovery
9 40 (5.26%) ERP
10 38 (5.00%) Information Assurance
11 34 (4.47%) Performance Monitoring
12 33 (4.34%) Benchmarking
12 33 (4.34%) Business Development
13 32 (4.21%) Migration
14 30 (3.95%) Six Sigma
15 29 (3.82%) Test Scripting
16 28 (3.68%) Workflow
16 28 (3.68%) Test Management
17 27 (3.55%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 81 (10.66%) SQL
2 43 (5.66%) Java
3 40 (5.26%) C#
4 27 (3.55%) Shell Script
5 26 (3.42%) JavaScript
6 25 (3.29%) VB.NET
7 21 (2.76%) VB
7 21 (2.76%) Perl
8 20 (2.63%) PL/SQL
9 16 (2.11%) C
10 13 (1.71%) XPath
11 12 (1.58%) T-SQL
11 12 (1.58%) PowerShell
12 10 (1.32%) VB6
12 10 (1.32%) VBA
12 10 (1.32%) Bash Shell
13 9 (1.18%) C++
14 4 (0.53%) Python
14 4 (0.53%) VBScript
15 2 (0.26%) Ada
Qualifications
1 677 (89.08%) SC Cleared
2 232 (30.53%) DV Cleared
3 57 (7.50%) ISEB
4 55 (7.24%) Degree
4 55 (7.24%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
5 45 (5.92%) ISTQB
6 27 (3.55%) PRINCE2 Certification
7 26 (3.42%) MCP
8 24 (3.16%) Cisco Certification
9 20 (2.63%) CCNP
10 17 (2.24%) Microsoft Certification
11 16 (2.11%) MCSE
12 9 (1.18%) CCNA
13 7 (0.92%) OCP
13 7 (0.92%) Oracle Certification
13 7 (0.92%) CISSP
13 7 (0.92%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
14 6 (0.79%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
15 5 (0.66%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
15 5 (0.66%) CISA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 53 (6.97%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 19 (2.50%) QA
3 16 (2.11%) SLA
4 6 (0.79%) PCI DSS
5 4 (0.53%) Data Quality
6 2 (0.26%) DO-178B
7 1 (0.13%) COBIT
7 1 (0.13%) JSP 440
System Software
1 108 (14.21%) Active Directory
2 42 (5.53%) VMware Infrastructure
3 22 (2.89%) Hyper-V
4 18 (2.37%) VMware ESXi
5 13 (1.71%) VMware ESX
6 11 (1.45%) vSphere
6 11 (1.45%) Terminal Services
6 11 (1.45%) Microsoft Virtual Server
7 7 (0.92%) DFS Replication
8 5 (0.66%) Forefront TMG
8 5 (0.66%) XenApp
8 5 (0.66%) NFS
8 5 (0.66%) Samba
8 5 (0.66%) Microsoft App-V
9 3 (0.39%) KVM
10 2 (0.26%) Citrix Presentation Server
11 1 (0.13%) Nmap
Systems Management
1 46 (6.05%) EMC NetWorker
1 46 (6.05%) HP Quality Center
2 33 (4.34%) SCOM
3 29 (3.82%) SCCM
4 28 (3.68%) WSUS
5 21 (2.76%) NetBackup
6 19 (2.50%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
7 15 (1.97%) Backup Exec
8 14 (1.84%) OpenView Configuration Management
9 13 (1.71%) HP SIM
10 10 (1.32%) Netcool
11 7 (0.92%) McAfee ePO
11 7 (0.92%) SCDPM
12 5 (0.66%) nmon
12 5 (0.66%) Norton AntiVirus
12 5 (0.66%) ARCserve
12 5 (0.66%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
13 2 (0.26%) HP Data Protector
13 2 (0.26%) BMC PATROL
13 2 (0.26%) Oracle EDQ
Vendors
1 159 (20.92%) Microsoft
2 92 (12.11%) HP
3 82 (10.79%) Oracle
4 66 (8.68%) VMware
5 56 (7.37%) EMC
6 46 (6.05%) Cisco
7 44 (5.79%) Fujitsu
8 34 (4.47%) IBM
9 32 (4.21%) Juniper
9 32 (4.21%) F5
10 24 (3.16%) Dell
11 19 (2.50%) Red Hat
12 18 (2.37%) Lumension
13 17 (2.24%) Citrix
14 15 (1.97%) Symantec
15 14 (1.84%) Veritas
16 13 (1.71%) Xamarin
16 13 (1.71%) McAfee
17 11 (1.45%) SolarWinds
17 11 (1.45%) ArcSight
Reading, Berkshire
LA International
Salary: £60000 - £90000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 18 hours ago
Reading, Berkshire
Polar Recruitment
Salary: £0000 - £9999 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Reading, Berkshire
Lorien Resourcing
Salary: Upon Application
Posted: 3 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 40000 - 55000 + car + bonus + benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Lorien Resourcing
Salary: Negotiable upon Application
Posted: 5 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 40000 - 60000 + car + bonus
Posted: 5 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 55000 - 80000 + Excellent benefits
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
Sanderson
Salary: £30000 - £80000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
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Atos
Salary: Competitive Salary + Benefits
Posted: 10 days ago