The table below looks at the statistics for SC Cleared in IT jobs advertised for the Slough region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited SC Cleared over the 3 months to 19 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
19 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Security Check (SC) Clearance
Rank 54 59 63
Rank change year-on-year
+5 +4
Permanent jobs citing SC Cleared 8 9 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Slough 1.62% 1.48% 0.90%
As % of the Qualifications category 4.35% 4.62% 2.48%
Number of salaries quoted 6 6 5
Average salary £54,500 £57,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.21% +27.77%
90% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £45,000 £35,500
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £77,500 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+11.11% -
SC 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 Slough region.

Qualifications Category
Slough
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
184 195 202
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Slough 37.32% 32.02% 36.20%
Number of salaries quoted 161 150 189
Average salary £42,500 £45,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.55% +12.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,000 £24,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £55,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.50% -

SC Cleared
Jobs Demand Trend in Slough

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

SC Cleared Jobs Demand Trend in Slough

SC Cleared
Salary Trend in Slough

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

SC Cleared Salary Trend in Slough

SC Cleared
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Slough

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, IT jobs across the Slough region citing SC 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 SC Cleared.

1 17 (100.00%) Security Cleared
2 9 (52.94%) Telecoms
3 8 (47.06%) Project Management
4 7 (41.18%) PRINCE2
4 7 (41.18%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
4 7 (41.18%) QA
5 4 (23.53%) Test Management
5 4 (23.53%) Finance
6 3 (17.65%) Windows
6 3 (17.65%) Linux
6 3 (17.65%) CentOS
7 2 (11.76%) Degree
7 2 (11.76%) Ubuntu
7 2 (11.76%) ISO/IEC 27001
7 2 (11.76%) Banking
7 2 (11.76%) Retail
7 2 (11.76%) Content Management
7 2 (11.76%) Information Management
7 2 (11.76%) Document Management
7 2 (11.76%) CEH
7 2 (11.76%) Penetration Testing
7 2 (11.76%) PCI DSS
7 2 (11.76%) EDRMS
7 2 (11.76%) Shell Script
7 2 (11.76%) Cisco
7 2 (11.76%) Juniper
7 2 (11.76%) SQL Server
7 2 (11.76%) Games
7 2 (11.76%) Debian
7 2 (11.76%) SaaS

SC Cleared
Top Related IT Skills in Slough by Category

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, IT jobs across the Slough region citing SC 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 SC Cleared. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 1 (5.88%) SharePoint
1 1 (5.88%) Lync
Applications
1 1 (5.88%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 2 (11.76%) SaaS
2 1 (5.88%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (11.76%) Network Security
2 1 (5.88%) DNS
2 1 (5.88%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (11.76%) SQL Server
1 2 (11.76%) EDRMS
2 1 (5.88%) MySQL
General
1 9 (52.94%) Telecoms
2 4 (23.53%) Finance
3 2 (11.76%) Games
3 2 (11.76%) Banking
3 2 (11.76%) Retail
Job Titles
1 8 (47.06%) Project Manager
2 7 (41.18%) Telecoms Project Manager
3 3 (17.65%) Technical Architect
3 3 (17.65%) Architect
3 3 (17.65%) Consultant
4 2 (11.76%) Tester
4 2 (11.76%) Programme Manager
4 2 (11.76%) Test Manager
4 2 (11.76%) Design Engineer
4 2 (11.76%) Technical Engineer
4 2 (11.76%) Penetration Tester
4 2 (11.76%) Security Architect
4 2 (11.76%) Security Engineer
4 2 (11.76%) Programme Test Manager
4 2 (11.76%) Technical Design Authority
4 2 (11.76%) Sales Engineer
4 2 (11.76%) Technical Design Architect
4 2 (11.76%) Technical Design Engineer
4 2 (11.76%) Security Technical Architect
5 1 (5.88%) Senior Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (5.88%) XML
Operating Systems
1 3 (17.65%) Windows
1 3 (17.65%) Linux
1 3 (17.65%) CentOS
2 2 (11.76%) Debian
2 2 (11.76%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (47.06%) Project Management
2 7 (41.18%) PRINCE2
3 4 (23.53%) Test Management
4 2 (11.76%) SIEM
4 2 (11.76%) Content Management
4 2 (11.76%) Information Management
4 2 (11.76%) Document Management
4 2 (11.76%) Penetration Testing
4 2 (11.76%) Security Architecture
5 1 (5.88%) High Availability
5 1 (5.88%) Business Analysis
5 1 (5.88%) Technical Architecture
5 1 (5.88%) Business Development
5 1 (5.88%) Load Balancing
5 1 (5.88%) Performance Tuning
5 1 (5.88%) DevOps
5 1 (5.88%) People Management
5 1 (5.88%) Database Tuning
5 1 (5.88%) Change Management
Programming Languages
1 2 (11.76%) Shell Script
2 1 (5.88%) Bash Shell
2 1 (5.88%) SQL
2 1 (5.88%) Python
Qualifications
1 17 (100.00%) Security Cleared
2 7 (41.18%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
3 2 (11.76%) OSCP
3 2 (11.76%) OSCE
3 2 (11.76%) CEH
3 2 (11.76%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (41.18%) QA
2 2 (11.76%) PCI DSS
2 2 (11.76%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 1 (5.88%) Microsoft App-V
1 1 (5.88%) VMware Infrastructure
1 1 (5.88%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 1 (5.88%) Nagios
1 1 (5.88%) WSUS
1 1 (5.88%) SCCM
1 1 (5.88%) Munin
1 1 (5.88%) Puppet
Vendors
1 2 (11.76%) Cisco
1 2 (11.76%) Juniper
2 1 (5.88%) Red Hat
2 1 (5.88%) VMware
2 1 (5.88%) Microsoft
2 1 (5.88%) Citrix
2 1 (5.88%) Oracle