The table below looks at the statistics for SC 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 SC Cleared over the 3 months to 26 June 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
26 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Security Check (SC) Clearance
Rank 91 72 48
Rank change year-on-year
-19 -24
Permanent jobs citing SC Cleared 595 836 1233
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 3.27% 3.93% 5.27%
As % of the Qualifications category 10.45% 12.49% 15.47%
Number of salaries quoted 402 589 886
Median salary £45,000 £45,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
- -5.26%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,050 £29,600 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £65,000 £75,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £47,000
% change year-on-year
- -4.25%
SC 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
5694 6693 7968
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 31.34% 31.43% 34.05%
Number of salaries quoted 4616 5144 6305
Median salary £45,000 £44,500 £43,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+1.12% +3.48%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £25,000 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £65,000 £62,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,000 £41,000
% change year-on-year
+1.19% +2.43%

SC Cleared
Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

The demand trend of job ads across the South East region citing SC Cleared as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in the Qualifications category.

SC Cleared Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

SC Cleared
Salary Trend in the South East

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

SC Cleared Salary Trend in the South East

SC Cleared
Salary Histogram in the South East

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing SC Cleared across the South East region over the 3 months to 26 June 2016.

SC Cleared Salary Histogram in the South East

SC Cleared
Job Locations in the South East

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing SC Cleared within the South East region over the 3 months to 26 June 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Hampshire -7 259 £40,000 - 33
Berkshire -12 159 £57,500 +8.49% 20
Surrey +36 105 £50,000 +11.11% 27
Buckinghamshire -10 39 £40,000 -3.61% 3
Thames Valley - 7 £100,000 -
West Sussex -20 6 £45,000 - 1
Oxfordshire -24 6 £30,000 -33.33%
Kent +5 5 £67,500 +58.82% 1
East Sussex - 4 £40,000 - 1
SC Cleared
England

SC Cleared
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 26 June 2016, IT jobs citing SC Cleared also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the South East region with a requirement for SC Cleared.

1 1248 (100.00%) Security Cleared
2 302 (24.20%) Windows
3 272 (21.79%) Linux
4 259 (20.75%) Microsoft
5 248 (19.87%) ITIL
6 232 (18.59%) Firewall
7 218 (17.47%) VMware
8 217 (17.39%) Cybersecurity
9 190 (15.22%) Cisco
10 173 (13.86%) Finance
11 170 (13.62%) Agile Software Development
12 160 (12.82%) DV Cleared
13 158 (12.66%) Java
14 144 (11.54%) Cisco Certification
15 141 (11.30%) Degree
16 139 (11.14%) SQL
17 138 (11.06%) Oracle
18 135 (10.82%) MS Excel
19 122 (9.78%) C
19 122 (9.78%) Windows Server
20 121 (9.70%) Security Architecture
21 118 (9.46%) Presales
22 114 (9.13%) Telecoms
23 113 (9.05%) VMware Infrastructure
24 112 (8.97%) CCNA
25 111 (8.89%) Juniper
26 106 (8.49%) Active Directory
27 105 (8.41%) Software Engineering
28 102 (8.17%) Unix
29 101 (8.09%) SLA

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

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 46 (3.69%) SharePoint
2 39 (3.13%) Elasticsearch
3 38 (3.04%) Skype for Business
4 34 (2.72%) MS Exchange
5 31 (2.48%) Apache
6 27 (2.16%) JBoss
7 25 (2.00%) nginx
7 25 (2.00%) Tomcat
8 24 (1.92%) Exchange Server 2010
9 22 (1.76%) IIS
10 19 (1.52%) SharePoint 2013
11 16 (1.28%) Exchange Server 2007
11 16 (1.28%) WebLogic
12 14 (1.12%) OpenStack
13 13 (1.04%) SharePoint 2010
13 13 (1.04%) WebSphere
14 9 (0.72%) Exchange Server 2013
15 8 (0.64%) Captiva
15 8 (0.64%) Documentum
15 8 (0.64%) GlassFish
Applications
1 135 (10.82%) MS Excel
2 38 (3.04%) MS Office
3 17 (1.36%) MS PowerPoint
4 12 (0.96%) MS Project
5 8 (0.64%) MS Visio
6 6 (0.48%) Maple
7 3 (0.24%) Acrobat
8 1 (0.080%) AutoCAD
8 1 (0.080%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 18 (1.44%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 12 (0.96%) Oracle EBS
3 8 (0.64%) Dynamics CRM
4 7 (0.56%) Oracle Applications
5 6 (0.48%) SAP HCM
5 6 (0.48%) SAP HR
6 5 (0.40%) Lorenzo
6 5 (0.40%) Oracle Payroll
6 5 (0.40%) SAP CO
6 5 (0.40%) SAP FI
6 5 (0.40%) SAP FI/CO
6 5 (0.40%) SAP SRM
7 4 (0.32%) Oracle General Ledger
7 4 (0.32%) Oracle Payables
7 4 (0.32%) Oracle Receivables
7 4 (0.32%) Remedy ITSM
8 3 (0.24%) Oracle EBS R12
8 3 (0.24%) Oracle ERP
8 3 (0.24%) SAP ERP
9 2 (0.16%) SAP SEM
Cloud Services
1 44 (3.53%) SaaS
2 28 (2.24%) Office 365
3 22 (1.76%) Microsoft Azure
4 20 (1.60%) Amazon AWS
5 14 (1.12%) IaaS
5 14 (1.12%) PaaS
6 13 (1.04%) SuccessFactors
7 8 (0.64%) Cloud Computing
8 3 (0.24%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
8 3 (0.24%) Heroku
9 2 (0.16%) GitHub
10 1 (0.080%) Amazon S3
10 1 (0.080%) AWS CloudFormation
Communications & Networking
1 232 (18.59%) Firewall
2 87 (6.97%) WAN
3 72 (5.77%) LAN
4 70 (5.61%) TCP/IP
5 63 (5.05%) DNS
6 60 (4.81%) Network Security
7 56 (4.49%) VPN
8 51 (4.09%) MPLS
9 45 (3.61%) OSPF
10 44 (3.53%) BGP
11 42 (3.37%) SAN
12 35 (2.80%) Wireless
13 30 (2.40%) IPsec
14 27 (2.16%) DHCP
15 26 (2.08%) Internet
15 26 (2.08%) Intrusion Detection
16 25 (2.00%) Cisco ASA
16 25 (2.00%) SSL
17 24 (1.92%) Cisco Nexus
18 23 (1.84%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 82 (6.57%) SQL Server
2 62 (4.97%) Big Data
3 45 (3.61%) Hadoop
4 42 (3.37%) NoSQL
5 33 (2.64%) Oracle Database
6 20 (1.60%) MySQL
7 16 (1.28%) MongoDB
8 15 (1.20%) PostgreSQL
9 14 (1.12%) Apache Cassandra
9 14 (1.12%) Oracle Reports
10 12 (0.96%) Oracle Database 11g
11 9 (0.72%) Relational Database
12 8 (0.64%) Oracle Database 12c
12 8 (0.64%) RDBMS
12 8 (0.64%) Redis
12 8 (0.64%) Riak
13 7 (0.56%) Oracle Database 10g
13 7 (0.56%) Oracle9i Database
14 6 (0.48%) Data Warehouse
14 6 (0.48%) Oracle Discoverer
Development Applications
1 49 (3.93%) JIRA
2 38 (3.04%) Git (software)
3 36 (2.88%) Subversion
4 27 (2.16%) Bugzilla
5 23 (1.84%) Jenkins
6 19 (1.52%) Maven
7 18 (1.44%) ClearCase
8 17 (1.36%) Metasploit
9 16 (1.28%) Burp Suite
9 16 (1.28%) Selenium
10 14 (1.12%) Visual Studio
11 13 (1.04%) Eclipse
12 12 (0.96%) Rational DOORS
13 11 (0.88%) MSI
14 10 (0.80%) NetBeans
15 9 (0.72%) Ant
15 9 (0.72%) JUnit
15 9 (0.72%) Trac
15 9 (0.72%) VSS/SourceSafe
16 8 (0.64%) Serena SBM
General
1 173 (13.86%) Finance
2 114 (9.13%) Telecoms
3 60 (4.81%) Marketing
4 58 (4.65%) Manufacturing
5 56 (4.49%) Military
6 34 (2.72%) Banking
7 32 (2.56%) Aerospace
8 26 (2.08%) Electronics
9 13 (1.04%) Games
10 11 (0.88%) Law
10 11 (0.88%) Legal
11 10 (0.80%) Pharmaceutical
11 10 (0.80%) Retail
12 9 (0.72%) Billing
13 6 (0.48%) Publishing
14 4 (0.32%) Back Office
15 3 (0.24%) Avionics
16 2 (0.16%) Automotive
16 2 (0.16%) Financial Institution
17 1 (0.080%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 188 (15.06%) Architect
2 176 (14.10%) Analyst
3 127 (10.18%) Consultant
4 103 (8.25%) Network Engineer
5 98 (7.85%) Support Engineer
6 93 (7.45%) Developer
7 70 (5.61%) Security Consultant
8 67 (5.37%) Security Architect
9 61 (4.89%) Security Engineer
10 52 (4.17%) Cybersecurity Architect
10 52 (4.17%) Infrastructure Engineer
10 52 (4.17%) Support Analyst
11 42 (3.37%) Software Engineer
12 39 (3.13%) IT Engineer
13 38 (3.04%) 3rd Line Engineer
13 38 (3.04%) Team Leader
14 37 (2.96%) IT Architect
14 37 (2.96%) Java Developer
14 37 (2.96%) Security Analyst
15 34 (2.72%) Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 80 (6.41%) .NET
2 68 (5.45%) HTML
3 55 (4.41%) XML
4 35 (2.80%) J2EE
5 34 (2.72%) ASP.NET
6 32 (2.56%) CSS
7 28 (2.24%) SOAP
8 22 (1.76%) Spring
8 22 (1.76%) Web Services
9 20 (1.60%) CGI
10 17 (1.36%) Regular Expression
10 17 (1.36%) ZeroMQ
11 16 (1.28%) JPA
11 16 (1.28%) JSON
11 16 (1.28%) Middleware
12 14 (1.12%) JDBC
12 14 (1.12%) Kafka
13 13 (1.04%) HTML5
14 12 (0.96%) Ajax
14 12 (0.96%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 77 (6.17%) Analytical Skills
2 58 (4.65%) Management Information System
3 57 (4.57%) Data Centre
3 57 (4.57%) PKI
4 51 (4.09%) Computer Science
5 40 (3.21%) Clustering
6 37 (2.96%) Mathematics
7 27 (2.16%) Algorithms
8 26 (2.08%) Security Operations Centre
9 25 (2.00%) CESG
10 23 (1.84%) Embedded Systems
10 23 (1.84%) EPoS
10 23 (1.84%) Fat Client
10 23 (1.84%) Health Informatics
10 23 (1.84%) Informatics
10 23 (1.84%) Thin Client
11 22 (1.76%) Cybercrime
12 17 (1.36%) Physics
13 16 (1.28%) Driving Licence
14 15 (1.20%) Cyberthreat
Operating Systems
1 302 (24.20%) Windows
2 272 (21.79%) Linux
3 122 (9.78%) Windows Server
4 102 (8.17%) Unix
5 100 (8.01%) Windows Server 2008
6 76 (6.09%) Windows Server 2012
7 61 (4.89%) Windows Server 2003
8 42 (3.37%) Windows 7
9 40 (3.21%) Solaris
10 38 (3.04%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
11 22 (1.76%) CentOS
12 20 (1.60%) Windows NT
13 17 (1.36%) Windows 8
14 16 (1.28%) Kali Linux
15 12 (0.96%) VMS
16 11 (0.88%) Windows 10
17 10 (0.80%) Windows XP
18 8 (0.64%) Android
18 8 (0.64%) Apple iOS
19 7 (0.56%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 248 (19.87%) ITIL
2 217 (17.39%) Cybersecurity
3 170 (13.62%) Agile Software Development
4 121 (9.70%) Security Architecture
5 118 (9.46%) Presales
6 105 (8.41%) Software Engineering
7 96 (7.69%) Service Delivery
8 84 (6.73%) UML
9 77 (6.17%) Change Management
9 77 (6.17%) Network Design
10 68 (5.45%) Information Security
10 68 (5.45%) Mentoring
11 64 (5.13%) Programme Management
12 59 (4.73%) TOGAF
13 57 (4.57%) SIEM
14 55 (4.41%) SOA
15 54 (4.33%) Project Management
16 53 (4.25%) Analytics
17 50 (4.01%) Change Control
18 49 (3.93%) Coaching
Programming Languages
1 158 (12.66%) Java
2 139 (11.14%) SQL
3 122 (9.78%) C
4 99 (7.93%) C++
5 92 (7.37%) C#
6 69 (5.53%) JavaScript
7 68 (5.45%) PowerShell
8 53 (4.25%) Python
9 39 (3.13%) PL/SQL
10 34 (2.72%) Shell Script
11 33 (2.64%) VB
12 31 (2.48%) Perl
13 19 (1.52%) VB.NET
14 17 (1.36%) Ruby
15 15 (1.20%) T-SQL
16 12 (0.96%) Bash Shell
17 10 (0.80%) R
18 9 (0.72%) VB6
19 8 (0.64%) VBA
20 7 (0.56%) PHP
Qualifications
1 1248 (100.00%) Security Cleared
2 160 (12.82%) DV Cleared
3 144 (11.54%) Cisco Certification
4 141 (11.30%) Degree
5 112 (8.97%) CCNA
6 91 (7.29%) CCNP
7 57 (4.57%) CISSP
8 42 (3.37%) Microsoft Certification
9 36 (2.88%) BPSS Clearance
10 35 (2.80%) JNCIS
11 33 (2.64%) ITIL Certification
11 33 (2.64%) MCSE
12 29 (2.32%) JNCIA
12 29 (2.32%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
13 26 (2.08%) CCIE
13 26 (2.08%) CREST Certified
14 24 (1.92%) MCSA
15 20 (1.60%) CLAS
15 20 (1.60%) JNCIP
16 19 (1.52%) MCITP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 101 (8.09%) SLA
2 92 (7.37%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 61 (4.89%) HMG Security Policy Framework
4 45 (3.61%) RMADS
5 23 (1.84%) Disclosure Scotland
6 17 (1.36%) PCI DSS
7 14 (1.12%) FISMA
8 9 (0.72%) QA
9 6 (0.48%) ISO 9001
10 5 (0.40%) GPG13
10 5 (0.40%) ISO22301
11 4 (0.32%) Def Stans
11 4 (0.32%) JSP 440
12 2 (0.16%) FIPS 140-2
12 2 (0.16%) Government Security Classifications
12 2 (0.16%) SAS 70
13 1 (0.080%) BS25999
13 1 (0.080%) ISO27002
13 1 (0.080%) MISRA
13 1 (0.080%) SDET
System Software
1 113 (9.05%) VMware Infrastructure
2 106 (8.49%) Active Directory
3 58 (4.65%) vSphere
4 35 (2.80%) Hyper-V
5 33 (2.64%) XenApp
6 27 (2.16%) vCloud
7 25 (2.00%) VMware ESXi
8 20 (1.60%) Docker
9 12 (0.96%) VMware ESX
10 11 (0.88%) Microsoft App-V
11 10 (0.80%) Apache ZooKeeper
11 10 (0.80%) DFS Replication
11 10 (0.80%) KVM
11 10 (0.80%) VirtualBox
12 9 (0.72%) Virtual Machines
13 8 (0.64%) HDFS
13 8 (0.64%) Oracle RAC
14 7 (0.56%) Forefront TMG
15 6 (0.48%) Terminal Services
15 6 (0.48%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 40 (3.21%) SCCM
2 32 (2.56%) SCOM
3 24 (1.92%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
4 23 (1.84%) Microsoft Clustering
5 19 (1.52%) Netcool
6 18 (1.44%) McAfee ePO
6 18 (1.44%) Nessus
6 18 (1.44%) OpenView
7 14 (1.12%) vMotion
8 12 (0.96%) Failover Clustering
8 12 (0.96%) vRealize
9 11 (0.88%) AppDNA
9 11 (0.88%) DatAdvantage
10 10 (0.80%) Hadoop YARN
10 10 (0.80%) Oracle RMAN
10 10 (0.80%) SCDPM
11 9 (0.72%) HP Quality Center
12 8 (0.64%) Ambari
12 8 (0.64%) Kibana
13 7 (0.56%) EnCase
Vendors
1 259 (20.75%) Microsoft
2 218 (17.47%) VMware
3 190 (15.22%) Cisco
4 138 (11.06%) Oracle
5 111 (8.89%) Juniper
6 77 (6.17%) HP
7 49 (3.93%) SAP
8 46 (3.69%) F5
9 44 (3.53%) Citrix
10 41 (3.29%) Red Hat
11 39 (3.13%) Dell
12 37 (2.96%) CheckPoint
13 29 (2.32%) Intel Security
14 27 (2.16%) Fujitsu
14 27 (2.16%) IBM
15 25 (2.00%) EMC
15 25 (2.00%) Palo Alto
16 19 (1.52%) SolarWinds
17 15 (1.20%) Remedy
18 14 (1.12%) Splunk
Berkshire
Fenwick Ryan
Salary: £65000 - £85000 per annum + Car Allow,Bens,Bonus,Stock
Posted: 3 hours ago
South East
Fenwick Ryan
Salary: £70000 - £85000 per annum + £7.2K Car,10% Bonus,Stock,Bens
Posted: 5 hours ago
East Molesey, Surrey
FPSG Connect
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + pension, life assurance
Posted: 2 days ago
Farnborough, Hampshire
Executive Recruitment Services (ERS)
Salary: £55000 - £57000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Bracknell, Berkshire
Lorien Resourcing
Salary: Competitive + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Farnborough, Hampshire
Executive Recruitment Services (ERS)
Salary: £55000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Jonothan Bosworth
Salary: £55000 - £70000 Per Annum
Posted: Yesterday
Basingstoke, Hampshire
Lorien Resourcing
Salary: Competitive Salary Package
Posted: 3 days ago
Farnborough, Hampshire
Executive Recruitment Services (ERS)
Salary: £24000 - £27000 per annum + Pension, Healthcare
Posted: Yesterday
Farnborough, Hampshire
Real Time Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 45,000 + benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Gosport, Hampshire
CSC
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 2 days ago
Gosport, Hampshire
CSC
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 2 days ago
Guildford, Surrey
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £50,000 - £55,000
Posted: 3 days ago
Berkshire
Haybrook IT Resourcing Ltd
Salary: TBC
Posted: 3 days ago
Portsmouth, Hampshire
Informatiq Consulting
Salary: £35000 - £41000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Hampshire
Executive Recruitment Services (ERS)
Salary: £55000 - £70000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Capita Resourcing - IT Resourcing
Salary: £375 - £425 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Southampton, Hampshire
Executive Recruitment Services (ERS)
Posted: 4 days ago
Leatherhead, Surrey
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 35000 - 50000
Posted: 6 days ago
Farnborough, Hampshire
IT Talent Solutions
Salary: From £20,000 to £28,000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Southampton, Hampshire
Haybrook IT Resourcing Ltd
Salary: Up to £38,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 60000 - 80000 + excellent benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Experis Ltd
Salary: £45000 - £48000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Worthing, West Sussex
Fruition IT Resources Limited
Salary: £0.00 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
South East
Applause IT Innovation
Salary: £70000 - £75000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Guildford, Surrey
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £60,000 to £80,000 + excellent package
Posted: 6 days ago
Bracknell, Berkshire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 35000 - 45000 + shift allowance
Posted: 6 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 40000 - 60000 + car + bonus
Posted: 6 days ago
Basingstoke, Hampshire
Lorien Resourcing
Salary: Negotiable + bonus + pension
Posted: 5 days ago
Maidenhead, Berkshire
Fenwick Ryan
Salary: £36000 - £40000 per annum + Excellent Bens + Bonus
Posted: 6 days ago