The table below looks at the statistics for BC Cleared in IT jobs advertised for the South East region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited BC Cleared over the 3 months to 1 September 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
1 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Basic Check (BC) Clearance
Rank 437 437 425
Rank change year-on-year
0 -12
Permanent jobs citing BC Cleared 5 14 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 0.024% 0.062% 0.019%
As % of the Qualifications category 0.075% 0.19% 0.059%
Number of salaries quoted 5 14 2
Average salary £45,000 £55,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-18.18% +37.50%
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £47,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+5.26% +11.76%
BC Cleared
England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Qualifications category in permanent jobs advertised in the South East region.

Qualifications Category
South East
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
6671 7498 6806
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 31.49% 33.23% 32.03%
Number of salaries quoted 5315 5711 5480
Average salary £43,500 £42,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.35% -
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £25,000 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £60,000 £64,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.40% +3.75%

BC Cleared
Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

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

BC Cleared Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

BC Cleared
Salary Trend in the South East

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

BC Cleared Salary Trend in the South East

BC Cleared
Salary Histogram in the South East

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing BC Cleared across the South East region over the 3 months to 1 September 2015.

BC Cleared Salary Histogram in the South East

BC Cleared
Job Locations in the South East

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing BC Cleared within the South East region over the 3 months to 1 September 2015. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Berkshire +13 4 £47,500 -24.00%
Kent - 1 £45,000 -
BC Cleared
England

BC Cleared
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 1 September 2015, IT jobs across the South East region citing BC 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 BC Cleared.

1 13 (100.00%) Security Cleared
2 5 (38.46%) Continuous Improvement
2 5 (38.46%) ITIL
2 5 (38.46%) ISO 9001
3 4 (30.77%) SLA
3 4 (30.77%) C++
3 4 (30.77%) UNIX
3 4 (30.77%) ITIL Certification
3 4 (30.77%) Service Management
3 4 (30.77%) Quality Management
3 4 (30.77%) Service Delivery
3 4 (30.77%) Change Management
3 4 (30.77%) SC Cleared
3 4 (30.77%) Software Engineering
4 3 (23.08%) Degree
4 3 (23.08%) Requirements Analysis
4 3 (23.08%) Multithreading
4 3 (23.08%) Open Source
4 3 (23.08%) SDLC
4 3 (23.08%) Cyber Security
4 3 (23.08%) Telecoms
4 3 (23.08%) Windows
4 3 (23.08%) OO
4 3 (23.08%) C
4 3 (23.08%) OOD
5 2 (15.38%) STL
5 2 (15.38%) HTML
5 2 (15.38%) Java
5 2 (15.38%) JavaScript
5 2 (15.38%) JBoss

BC Cleared
Top Related IT Skills in the South East by Category

For the 6 months to 1 September 2015, IT jobs across the South East region citing BC 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 BC Cleared. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 2 (15.38%) JBoss
1 2 (15.38%) Tomcat
1 2 (15.38%) Alfresco
2 1 (7.69%) nginx
2 1 (7.69%) CMS
Applications
1 1 (7.69%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 1 (7.69%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 2 (15.38%) Network Security
2 1 (7.69%) LAN
2 1 (7.69%) WAN
2 1 (7.69%) TCP/IP
2 1 (7.69%) DNS
2 1 (7.69%) HTTPS
2 1 (7.69%) SSL
2 1 (7.69%) Firewall
2 1 (7.69%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (15.38%) PostgreSQL
2 1 (7.69%) Hadoop
2 1 (7.69%) Relational Database
2 1 (7.69%) MySQL
2 1 (7.69%) RDBMS
General
1 3 (23.08%) Telecoms
2 2 (15.38%) Finance
2 2 (15.38%) Law
Job Titles
1 4 (30.77%) Services Delivery Manager
1 4 (30.77%) Service Manager
1 4 (30.77%) Delivery Manager
2 3 (23.08%) Developer
3 2 (15.38%) Senior Developer
3 2 (15.38%) C++ Developer
3 2 (15.38%) Senior C++ Developer
4 1 (7.69%) C++ Team Leader
4 1 (7.69%) Software Team Leader
4 1 (7.69%) DevOps Administrator
4 1 (7.69%) C++ Software Developer
4 1 (7.69%) Team Leader
4 1 (7.69%) Senior Software Developer
4 1 (7.69%) Technical Manager
4 1 (7.69%) Change Manager
4 1 (7.69%) Java Developer
4 1 (7.69%) Administrator
4 1 (7.69%) Senior Analyst
4 1 (7.69%) Software Developer
4 1 (7.69%) Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (15.38%) HTML
1 2 (15.38%) STL
Miscellaneous
1 2 (15.38%) Device Driver
2 1 (7.69%) Blog
2 1 (7.69%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (7.69%) Data Centre
2 1 (7.69%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 4 (30.77%) UNIX
2 3 (23.08%) Windows
3 2 (15.38%) Linux
4 1 (7.69%) Ubuntu
4 1 (7.69%) Android
4 1 (7.69%) Apple iOS
4 1 (7.69%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (38.46%) ITIL
1 5 (38.46%) Continuous Improvement
2 4 (30.77%) Software Engineering
2 4 (30.77%) Service Management
2 4 (30.77%) Quality Management
2 4 (30.77%) Service Delivery
2 4 (30.77%) Change Management
3 3 (23.08%) OO
3 3 (23.08%) OOD
3 3 (23.08%) SDLC
3 3 (23.08%) Cyber Security
3 3 (23.08%) Requirements Analysis
3 3 (23.08%) Multithreading
3 3 (23.08%) Open Source
4 2 (15.38%) Memory Management
4 2 (15.38%) Information Assurance
4 2 (15.38%) Unit Testing
4 2 (15.38%) Configuration Management
4 2 (15.38%) Project Management
5 1 (7.69%) Strategic Planning
Programming Languages
1 4 (30.77%) C++
2 3 (23.08%) C
3 2 (15.38%) Assembly Language
3 2 (15.38%) Java
3 2 (15.38%) JavaScript
4 1 (7.69%) SQL
Qualifications
1 13 (100.00%) Security Cleared
2 4 (30.77%) ITIL Certification
2 4 (30.77%) SC Cleared
3 3 (23.08%) Degree
4 1 (7.69%) CISSP
4 1 (7.69%) PRINCE2 Certification
4 1 (7.69%) SSCP
4 1 (7.69%) GIAC
4 1 (7.69%) GCIA
4 1 (7.69%) GCIH
4 1 (7.69%) CEH
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (38.46%) ISO 9001
2 4 (30.77%) SLA
3 1 (7.69%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 1 (7.69%) Snort
Systems Management
1 2 (15.38%) Puppet
Vendors
1 1 (7.69%) Cisco
1 1 (7.69%) IBM
1 1 (7.69%) Microsoft
1 1 (7.69%) HP
1 1 (7.69%) Dell
1 1 (7.69%) Juniper
1 1 (7.69%) CheckPoint
1 1 (7.69%) Symantec
1 1 (7.69%) McAfee
1 1 (7.69%) Websense
1 1 (7.69%) Blue Coat
1 1 (7.69%) Sourcefire
1 1 (7.69%) Fortinet
1 1 (7.69%) FireEye