The table below looks at the statistics for Security Cleared in IT jobs advertised for the Slough region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Security Cleared over the 3 months to 31 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
31 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Security Clearance
Rank 49 62 53
Rank change year-on-year
+13 -9
Permanent jobs citing Security Cleared 19 5 9
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Slough 3.37% 0.83% 1.74%
As % of the Qualifications category 10.98% 2.36% 4.55%
Number of salaries quoted 17 3 9
Average salary £36,500 £55,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-33.63% +22.22%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £47,000 £32,400
10% offered a salary of more than £56,000 £71,000 £52,000
UK excluding London average salary £46,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+9.41% +6.25%
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 Slough region.

Qualifications Category
Slough
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
173 212 198
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Slough 30.67% 35.39% 38.30%
Number of salaries quoted 142 170 185
Average salary £42,000 £44,750 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.14% +5.29%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £29,500 £30,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £55,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -

Security Cleared
Jobs Demand Trend in Slough

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

Security Cleared Jobs Demand Trend in Slough

Security Cleared
Salary Trend in Slough

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

Security Cleared Salary Trend in Slough

Security Cleared
Salary Histogram in Slough

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Security Cleared across the Slough region over the 3 months to 31 October 2014.

Security Cleared Salary Histogram in Slough

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Top 30 Related IT Skills in Slough

For the 6 months to 31 October 2014, IT jobs across the Slough 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 28 (70.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 21 (52.50%) Degree
2 21 (52.50%) Cisco
3 20 (50.00%) Cisco Certification
3 20 (50.00%) MPLS
3 20 (50.00%) OSPF
3 20 (50.00%) BGP
3 20 (50.00%) DNS
3 20 (50.00%) Firewall
3 20 (50.00%) Video Conferencing
4 19 (47.50%) VMware Infrastructure
4 19 (47.50%) vSphere
4 19 (47.50%) VMware ESXi
4 19 (47.50%) Multicast
4 19 (47.50%) IPsec
4 19 (47.50%) CCNA
4 19 (47.50%) VMware
4 19 (47.50%) SSL
4 19 (47.50%) SLA
4 19 (47.50%) VPN
4 19 (47.50%) Linux
5 16 (40.00%) Microsoft
6 15 (37.50%) Network Management
6 15 (37.50%) Lync
6 15 (37.50%) Zenoss
6 15 (37.50%) Microsoft Virtual Server
7 13 (32.50%) Polycom
8 10 (25.00%) SC Cleared
8 10 (25.00%) Finance
9 9 (22.50%) Telecoms

Security Cleared
Top Related IT Skills in Slough by Category

For the 6 months to 31 October 2014, IT jobs across the Slough 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 15 (37.50%) Lync
Cloud Services
1 2 (5.00%) SaaS
2 1 (2.50%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 20 (50.00%) MPLS
1 20 (50.00%) OSPF
1 20 (50.00%) BGP
1 20 (50.00%) DNS
1 20 (50.00%) Firewall
2 19 (47.50%) SSL
2 19 (47.50%) IPsec
2 19 (47.50%) Multicast
2 19 (47.50%) VPN
3 4 (10.00%) Wireless
4 3 (7.50%) TETRA
4 3 (7.50%) LAN
4 3 (7.50%) WLAN
5 2 (5.00%) Network Security
6 1 (2.50%) ISDN
6 1 (2.50%) H.323
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (5.00%) EDRMS
2 1 (2.50%) MySQL
2 1 (2.50%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 6 (15.00%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 10 (25.00%) Finance
2 9 (22.50%) Telecoms
3 8 (20.00%) Retail
4 2 (5.00%) Games
4 2 (5.00%) Banking
Job Titles
1 14 (35.00%) NOC Engineer
2 8 (20.00%) Senior NOC Engineer
3 5 (12.50%) Team Leader
3 5 (12.50%) Design Engineer
4 3 (7.50%) Project Manager
4 3 (7.50%) Consultant
4 3 (7.50%) Radio Engineer
4 3 (7.50%) Senior Design Engineer
5 2 (5.00%) Security Technical Architect
5 2 (5.00%) Programme Test Manager
5 2 (5.00%) Technical Design Authority
5 2 (5.00%) Sales Engineer
5 2 (5.00%) Technical Design Architect
5 2 (5.00%) Technical Design Engineer
5 2 (5.00%) Architect
5 2 (5.00%) Tester
5 2 (5.00%) Programme Manager
5 2 (5.00%) Test Manager
5 2 (5.00%) Technical Architect
5 2 (5.00%) Technical Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (2.50%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 20 (50.00%) Video Conferencing
2 6 (15.00%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 19 (47.50%) Linux
2 3 (7.50%) Windows
2 3 (7.50%) CentOS
3 2 (5.00%) Debian
3 2 (5.00%) Ubuntu
4 1 (2.50%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (37.50%) Network Management
2 6 (15.00%) Network Monitoring
2 6 (15.00%) ITIL
2 6 (15.00%) Service Management
2 6 (15.00%) Service Delivery
3 4 (10.00%) Test Management
4 3 (7.50%) Validation
4 3 (7.50%) Document Management
5 2 (5.00%) Content Management
5 2 (5.00%) Information Management
5 2 (5.00%) Project Management
5 2 (5.00%) Security Architecture
5 2 (5.00%) Penetration Testing
5 2 (5.00%) SIEM
6 1 (2.50%) Performance Tuning
6 1 (2.50%) High Availability
6 1 (2.50%) DevOps
6 1 (2.50%) Mentoring
6 1 (2.50%) People Management
6 1 (2.50%) Business Analysis
Programming Languages
1 2 (5.00%) Shell Script
2 1 (2.50%) Bash Shell
2 1 (2.50%) SQL
2 1 (2.50%) Python
Qualifications
1 21 (52.50%) Degree
2 20 (50.00%) Cisco Certification
3 19 (47.50%) CCNA
4 10 (25.00%) SC Cleared
5 2 (5.00%) OSCP
5 2 (5.00%) OSCE
5 2 (5.00%) CEH
6 1 (2.50%) CCNP
6 1 (2.50%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 28 (70.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 19 (47.50%) SLA
3 2 (5.00%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 19 (47.50%) VMware Infrastructure
1 19 (47.50%) vSphere
1 19 (47.50%) VMware ESXi
2 15 (37.50%) Microsoft Virtual Server
Systems Management
1 15 (37.50%) Zenoss
2 1 (2.50%) Puppet
2 1 (2.50%) Nagios
2 1 (2.50%) Munin
Vendors
1 21 (52.50%) Cisco
2 19 (47.50%) VMware
3 16 (40.00%) Microsoft
4 13 (32.50%) Polycom
5 6 (15.00%) Fujitsu
6 2 (5.00%) Juniper
7 1 (2.50%) Red Hat
7 1 (2.50%) Oracle