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

Location
3 months to
28 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Security Check (SC) Clearance
Rank 69 65 62
Rank change year-on-year
-4 -3
Permanent jobs citing SC Cleared 2 4 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Slough 0.31% 0.66% 0.68%
As % of the Qualifications category 1.13% 2.44% 2.29%
Number of salaries quoted 2 4 4
Average salary £29,000 £43,500 £56,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
-33.33% -22.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,200 £36,500 £45,550
10% offered a salary of more than £31,800 £47,000 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £46,500 £43,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+8.13% +1.17%
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
177 164 175
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Slough 27.83% 27.06% 29.81%
Number of salaries quoted 134 150 164
Average salary £50,000 £45,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+11.11% -
90% offered a salary of more than £30,500 £26,500 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £58,750 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

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 28 January 2015, 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 9 (100.00%) Security Cleared
2 5 (55.56%) Finance
3 4 (44.44%) Test Management
4 3 (33.33%) Network Security
4 3 (33.33%) Telecoms
4 3 (33.33%) Banking
4 3 (33.33%) Windows
4 3 (33.33%) Linux
4 3 (33.33%) Cisco
5 2 (22.22%) ITIL
5 2 (22.22%) Juniper
5 2 (22.22%) Shell Script
5 2 (22.22%) SQL
5 2 (22.22%) Retail
5 2 (22.22%) Games
5 2 (22.22%) Debian
5 2 (22.22%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 2 (22.22%) PCI DSS
5 2 (22.22%) Ubuntu
5 2 (22.22%) CEH
5 2 (22.22%) Penetration Testing
5 2 (22.22%) SaaS
5 2 (22.22%) Security Architecture
5 2 (22.22%) SIEM
5 2 (22.22%) OSCP
5 2 (22.22%) OSCE
5 2 (22.22%) CentOS
6 1 (11.11%) Windows 7
6 1 (11.11%) Jenkins
6 1 (11.11%) Change Control

SC Cleared
Top Related IT Skills in Slough by Category

For the 6 months to 28 January 2015, 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 (11.11%) WebLogic
1 1 (11.11%) JBoss
1 1 (11.11%) Tomcat
1 1 (11.11%) WebSphere
1 1 (11.11%) Joomla!
Applications
1 1 (11.11%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (11.11%) Dynamics NAV
Cloud Services
1 2 (22.22%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (33.33%) Network Security
2 1 (11.11%) VoIP
2 1 (11.11%) VPN
2 1 (11.11%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (11.11%) SQL Server
1 1 (11.11%) SQL Server 2005
1 1 (11.11%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 1 (11.11%) Oracle Forms
1 1 (11.11%) Subversion
1 1 (11.11%) Maven
1 1 (11.11%) Jenkins
General
1 5 (55.56%) Finance
2 3 (33.33%) Banking
2 3 (33.33%) Telecoms
3 2 (22.22%) Retail
3 2 (22.22%) Games
Job Titles
1 2 (22.22%) Tester
1 2 (22.22%) Programme Manager
1 2 (22.22%) Test Manager
1 2 (22.22%) Technical Architect
1 2 (22.22%) Design Engineer
1 2 (22.22%) Technical Engineer
1 2 (22.22%) Penetration Tester
1 2 (22.22%) Security Architect
1 2 (22.22%) Security Engineer
1 2 (22.22%) Programme Test Manager
1 2 (22.22%) Technical Design Authority
1 2 (22.22%) Sales Engineer
1 2 (22.22%) Technical Design Architect
1 2 (22.22%) Technical Design Engineer
1 2 (22.22%) Security Technical Architect
1 2 (22.22%) Architect
2 1 (11.11%) Project Manager
2 1 (11.11%) PRINCE2 Project Manager
2 1 (11.11%) Consultant
2 1 (11.11%) Applications Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (11.11%) HTML
1 1 (11.11%) J2EE
1 1 (11.11%) JSP
1 1 (11.11%) XML
1 1 (11.11%) Ajax
Operating Systems
1 3 (33.33%) Windows
1 3 (33.33%) Linux
2 2 (22.22%) Debian
2 2 (22.22%) Ubuntu
2 2 (22.22%) CentOS
3 1 (11.11%) Windows 7
3 1 (11.11%) Windows XP
3 1 (11.11%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (44.44%) Test Management
2 2 (22.22%) Security Architecture
2 2 (22.22%) SIEM
2 2 (22.22%) ITIL
2 2 (22.22%) Penetration Testing
3 1 (11.11%) Logistics
3 1 (11.11%) PRINCE2
3 1 (11.11%) CRM
3 1 (11.11%) Project Management
3 1 (11.11%) Migration
3 1 (11.11%) Document Management
3 1 (11.11%) Change Control
Programming Languages
1 2 (22.22%) SQL
1 2 (22.22%) Shell Script
2 1 (11.11%) PowerShell
2 1 (11.11%) VBA
2 1 (11.11%) Pascal
2 1 (11.11%) Delphi
2 1 (11.11%) Java
2 1 (11.11%) JavaScript
2 1 (11.11%) PHP
Qualifications
1 9 (100.00%) Security Cleared
2 2 (22.22%) OSCP
2 2 (22.22%) OSCE
2 2 (22.22%) CEH
3 1 (11.11%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (22.22%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 2 (22.22%) PCI DSS
Vendors
1 3 (33.33%) Cisco
2 2 (22.22%) Juniper
3 1 (11.11%) Oracle
3 1 (11.11%) Business Objects
3 1 (11.11%) IBM
3 1 (11.11%) Microsoft
3 1 (11.11%) Citrix