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

Location
3 months to
27 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Security Check (SC) Clearance
Rank 46 86 85
Rank change year-on-year
+40 -1
Permanent jobs citing SC Cleared 1089 651 737
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 5.26% 3.25% 3.31%
As % of the Qualifications category 16.12% 10.30% 9.86%
Number of salaries quoted 815 455 457
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,500 £27,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £46,500 £43,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+8.13% +1.17%
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
6755 6321 7473
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 32.65% 31.51% 33.58%
Number of salaries quoted 5178 4945 6382
Average salary £43,000 £42,750 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+0.58% +6.87%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £26,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £57,500 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

SC Cleared
Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing SC Cleared across the South East region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 27 January 2015.

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 average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing SC Cleared within the South East region over the 3 months to 27 January 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
Hampshire +22 445 £45,000 +7.91% 66
Berkshire +17 387 £51,000 +7.36% 41
Surrey -3 114 £52,500 +16.66% 14
Buckinghamshire +31 76 £45,000 -5.26% 6
West Sussex +2 17 £37,500 +15.38% 4
Kent -16 13 £45,000 - 2
East Sussex -7 8 £37,500 -21.05%
Middlesex +15 7 £58,750 +56.66%
Thames Valley - 4 £50,000 -
Home Counties - 4 £77,500 -
Oxfordshire -16 2 £34,000 -20.00% 2
SC Cleared
England

SC Cleared
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 27 January 2015, IT jobs across the South East 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 2134 (100.00%) Security Cleared
2 762 (35.71%) Windows
3 662 (31.02%) DV Cleared
4 545 (25.54%) Microsoft
5 433 (20.29%) ITIL
6 431 (20.20%) SQL
7 381 (17.85%) Active Directory
7 381 (17.85%) VMware
8 362 (16.96%) Finance
9 335 (15.70%) Oracle
10 330 (15.46%) Windows Server 2003
11 293 (13.73%) HP
12 284 (13.31%) VMware Infrastructure
13 273 (12.79%) Linux
14 269 (12.61%) MS Excel
15 267 (12.51%) Telecoms
16 254 (11.90%) Windows Server 2008
17 234 (10.97%) Cisco
18 212 (9.93%) DNS
19 198 (9.28%) Firewall
20 195 (9.14%) SharePoint
20 195 (9.14%) Agile Software Development
21 190 (8.90%) Citrix
22 187 (8.76%) Degree
23 184 (8.62%) Analytical Skills
24 182 (8.53%) Incident Management
25 180 (8.43%) Retail
26 177 (8.29%) PowerShell
27 176 (8.25%) SCCM
28 173 (8.11%) Fujitsu

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

For the 6 months to 27 January 2015, IT jobs across the South East 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
1 195 (9.14%) SharePoint
2 149 (6.98%) MS Exchange
3 105 (4.92%) SharePoint 2010
4 88 (4.12%) IIS
5 85 (3.98%) Apache
6 76 (3.56%) Exchange Server 2010
7 73 (3.42%) WebLogic
8 64 (3.00%) Exchange Server 2003
9 46 (2.16%) Exchange Server 2007
10 45 (2.11%) Exchange Server 2013
11 40 (1.87%) Lync
12 38 (1.78%) SharePoint Server
13 34 (1.59%) MS Project Server
14 30 (1.41%) WebSphere
14 30 (1.41%) SharePoint 2013
15 27 (1.27%) Exchange Server 5.5
16 25 (1.17%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
17 23 (1.08%) BizTalk Server
18 22 (1.03%) Tomcat
18 22 (1.03%) JBoss
Applications
1 269 (12.61%) MS Excel
2 98 (4.59%) MS Office
3 35 (1.64%) MS Project
4 26 (1.22%) MS PowerPoint
5 14 (0.66%) MS Visio
6 2 (0.094%) InfoPath
7 1 (0.047%) Spreadsheet
7 1 (0.047%) Simulink
7 1 (0.047%) Windchill
Business Applications
1 96 (4.50%) Oracle EBS
2 81 (3.80%) Oracle Applications
3 73 (3.42%) Oracle EBS R12
4 40 (1.87%) Oracle HRMS
5 27 (1.27%) Oracle ERP
6 21 (0.98%) Oracle Payables
6 21 (0.98%) Oracle General Ledger
6 21 (0.98%) Oracle Receivables
7 19 (0.89%) Oracle Payroll
8 14 (0.66%) Dynamics CRM
9 5 (0.23%) Remedy ITSM
9 5 (0.23%) Oracle iRecruitment
10 2 (0.094%) Maximo
10 2 (0.094%) Hyperion Planning
10 2 (0.094%) Oracle Internet Expenses
10 2 (0.094%) SAP GRC
10 2 (0.094%) SAP ERP
11 1 (0.047%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
11 1 (0.047%) Oracle FAH
11 1 (0.047%) Oracle Cash Management
Cloud Services
1 24 (1.12%) Office 365
2 12 (0.56%) SaaS
3 7 (0.33%) PaaS
4 5 (0.23%) Microsoft Azure
5 3 (0.14%) Taleo
5 3 (0.14%) Cloud Computing
5 3 (0.14%) IaaS
6 2 (0.094%) OpenShift
7 1 (0.047%) IBM SmartCloud
Communications & Networking
1 212 (9.93%) DNS
2 198 (9.28%) Firewall
3 150 (7.03%) DHCP
4 120 (5.62%) LAN
5 113 (5.30%) WAN
6 95 (4.45%) TCP/IP
6 95 (4.45%) SAN
7 69 (3.23%) Network Security
8 62 (2.91%) VPN
9 61 (2.86%) Wireshark
10 53 (2.48%) Wireless
11 51 (2.39%) Cisco ASA
12 47 (2.20%) Internet
13 38 (1.78%) HTTP
14 32 (1.50%) MPLS
15 31 (1.45%) LDAP
16 28 (1.31%) tcpdump
17 27 (1.27%) BGP
18 25 (1.17%) Cisco Nexus
19 22 (1.03%) NAS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 159 (7.45%) SQL Server
2 105 (4.92%) Oracle Database
3 64 (3.00%) EDRMS
4 58 (2.72%) Oracle Discoverer
5 53 (2.48%) IDOL
6 43 (2.01%) MySQL
7 36 (1.69%) Relational Database
8 28 (1.31%) RDBMS
9 24 (1.12%) SQL Server 2005
10 23 (1.08%) SQL Server 2008
11 20 (0.94%) Oracle Database 10g
12 16 (0.75%) Oracle BI EE
13 15 (0.70%) Oracle Database 11g
13 15 (0.70%) Oracle Reports
14 13 (0.61%) Big Data
15 10 (0.47%) Data Warehouse
16 9 (0.42%) Oracle BI Publisher
16 9 (0.42%) Hadoop
17 7 (0.33%) MS Access
18 6 (0.28%) Crystal Reports
Development Applications
1 64 (3.00%) Oracle Forms
2 50 (2.34%) TestDirector
3 49 (2.30%) Subversion
4 39 (1.83%) Visual Studio
5 33 (1.55%) Jenkins
6 31 (1.45%) JIRA
7 30 (1.41%) Maven
7 30 (1.41%) LoadRunner
8 28 (1.31%) QuickTest Pro
9 22 (1.03%) MSI
9 22 (1.03%) Git (software)
9 22 (1.03%) GCC
10 20 (0.94%) Team Foundation Server
11 19 (0.89%) GDB
12 18 (0.84%) Eclipse
13 16 (0.75%) Selenium
14 15 (0.70%) VSS/SourceSafe
14 15 (0.70%) Rational DOORS
15 14 (0.66%) WinRunner
15 14 (0.66%) Mercurial
General
1 362 (16.96%) Finance
2 267 (12.51%) Telecoms
3 180 (8.43%) Retail
4 53 (2.48%) Military
5 45 (2.11%) Electronics
6 40 (1.87%) Aerospace
7 25 (1.17%) Legal
8 23 (1.08%) Banking
9 19 (0.89%) Marketing
10 17 (0.80%) Back Office
11 10 (0.47%) Publishing
12 9 (0.42%) Manufacturing
13 7 (0.33%) Local Government
14 5 (0.23%) German Language
14 5 (0.23%) Law
14 5 (0.23%) Games
15 3 (0.14%) Italian Language
15 3 (0.14%) French Language
15 3 (0.14%) Spanish Language
15 3 (0.14%) Avionics
Job Titles
1 335 (15.70%) Analyst
2 235 (11.01%) Consultant
3 212 (9.93%) Architect
4 184 (8.62%) Support Engineer
5 166 (7.78%) Developer
6 105 (4.92%) Project Manager
7 68 (3.19%) Test Analyst
8 64 (3.00%) Systems Analyst
9 63 (2.95%) Security Consultant
9 63 (2.95%) DBA
10 60 (2.81%) Oracle DBA
11 58 (2.72%) Administrator
12 56 (2.62%) Network Engineer
13 54 (2.53%) Senior Analyst
14 52 (2.44%) Software Engineer
15 51 (2.39%) 3rd Line Support
16 50 (2.34%) Systems Administrator
17 49 (2.30%) 2nd Line Support
18 48 (2.25%) Infrastructure Engineer
19 47 (2.20%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 116 (5.44%) .NET
2 84 (3.94%) HTML
3 69 (3.23%) XML
4 59 (2.76%) J2EE
5 54 (2.53%) ASP.NET
6 51 (2.39%) Middleware
7 47 (2.20%) Web Services
8 46 (2.16%) Oracle Fusion
9 30 (1.41%) .NET Framework
10 29 (1.36%) CSS
11 27 (1.27%) JSP
12 24 (1.12%) SOAP
12 24 (1.12%) Hibernate
12 24 (1.12%) Spring
12 24 (1.12%) WCF
13 21 (0.98%) jQuery
13 21 (0.98%) Ajax
14 20 (0.94%) Boost C++ Libraries
15 19 (0.89%) STL
16 16 (0.75%) Regular Expression
Miscellaneous
1 184 (8.62%) Analytical Skills
2 104 (4.87%) Management Information System
3 84 (3.94%) Clustering
4 77 (3.61%) Statistics
5 44 (2.06%) PKI
6 29 (1.36%) Computer Science
7 26 (1.22%) Replication
8 23 (1.08%) Blackberry
9 21 (0.98%) Open Source
10 20 (0.94%) RMADS
11 19 (0.89%) Smartcard
11 19 (0.89%) Mathematics
12 16 (0.75%) CESG
12 16 (0.75%) CESG CLAS
13 15 (0.70%) Derivative
14 14 (0.66%) Enterprise Storage
15 13 (0.61%) Life Science
16 12 (0.56%) GIS
16 12 (0.56%) Video Conferencing
17 11 (0.52%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 762 (35.71%) Windows
2 330 (15.46%) Windows Server 2003
3 273 (12.79%) Linux
4 254 (11.90%) Windows Server 2008
5 165 (7.73%) Windows XP
6 133 (6.23%) Windows 7
7 131 (6.14%) UNIX
8 118 (5.53%) Windows Server 2012
9 72 (3.37%) HPUX
10 52 (2.44%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
11 50 (2.34%) Windows 2000 Server
12 30 (1.41%) Windows 2000
13 29 (1.36%) CentOS
14 23 (1.08%) Windows 8
14 23 (1.08%) Solaris
15 16 (0.75%) AIX
16 15 (0.70%) Oracle Linux
17 7 (0.33%) Android
17 7 (0.33%) Windows NT
18 6 (0.28%) Debian
Processes & Methodologies
1 433 (20.29%) ITIL
2 195 (9.14%) Agile Software Development
3 182 (8.53%) Incident Management
4 154 (7.22%) Project Management
4 154 (7.22%) Service Management
5 148 (6.94%) Mentoring
6 142 (6.65%) PRINCE2
7 130 (6.09%) Service Delivery
8 123 (5.76%) Change Management
9 112 (5.25%) Root Cause Analysis
10 101 (4.73%) SIEM
11 94 (4.40%) Software Distribution
12 82 (3.84%) ERP
12 82 (3.84%) Risk Management
13 81 (3.80%) Configuration Management
14 80 (3.75%) Software Engineering
15 78 (3.66%) Problem Management
15 78 (3.66%) Migration
16 76 (3.56%) TOGAF
16 76 (3.56%) UML
Programming Languages
1 431 (20.20%) SQL
2 177 (8.29%) PowerShell
3 154 (7.22%) Java
4 131 (6.14%) C#
5 122 (5.72%) C
6 107 (5.01%) C++
7 98 (4.59%) JavaScript
8 60 (2.81%) PL/SQL
9 57 (2.67%) Python
10 51 (2.39%) PHP
11 45 (2.11%) VBScript
12 44 (2.06%) VB
13 43 (2.01%) Shell Script
14 37 (1.73%) VB.NET
15 35 (1.64%) Bash Shell
16 32 (1.50%) Perl
17 22 (1.03%) Ruby
18 15 (0.70%) VBA
18 15 (0.70%) Delphi
19 13 (0.61%) XPath
Qualifications
1 2134 (100.00%) Security Cleared
2 662 (31.02%) DV Cleared
3 187 (8.76%) Degree
4 112 (5.25%) Cisco Certification
5 110 (5.15%) Microsoft Certification
6 77 (3.61%) CISSP
7 69 (3.23%) CCNP
8 64 (3.00%) MCSE
9 60 (2.81%) ISEB
10 59 (2.76%) CCNA
11 56 (2.62%) CTC Cleared
12 55 (2.58%) MCP
13 52 (2.44%) ISTQB
14 38 (1.78%) ITIL Certification
15 30 (1.41%) GCIA
16 27 (1.27%) CISM
17 25 (1.17%) GCIH
17 25 (1.17%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
17 25 (1.17%) JNCIS
18 23 (1.08%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 144 (6.75%) SLA
2 68 (3.19%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 34 (1.59%) QA
4 15 (0.70%) PCI DSS
5 11 (0.52%) ISO 9001
6 6 (0.28%) Sarbanes-Oxley
6 6 (0.28%) ISO 9000
7 5 (0.23%) Data Quality
8 4 (0.19%) GPG13
8 4 (0.19%) JTAG
9 3 (0.14%) ISO 14001
10 2 (0.094%) JSP 440
10 2 (0.094%) TickIT
11 1 (0.047%) ISO/IEC 17799
System Software
1 381 (17.85%) Active Directory
2 284 (13.31%) VMware Infrastructure
3 133 (6.23%) Hyper-V
4 70 (3.28%) XenApp
5 59 (2.76%) ISA Server
6 58 (2.72%) vSphere
7 48 (2.25%) VMware ESX
8 45 (2.11%) Oracle RAC
9 43 (2.01%) Microsoft App-V
10 31 (1.45%) Terminal Services
10 31 (1.45%) XenDesktop
11 15 (0.70%) Forefront TMG
11 15 (0.70%) XenServer
11 15 (0.70%) VMware ESXi
12 12 (0.56%) Samba
13 11 (0.52%) vCloud
14 10 (0.47%) NFS
15 9 (0.42%) UAG
16 7 (0.33%) Microsoft Virtual Server
16 7 (0.33%) Snort
Systems Management
1 176 (8.25%) SCCM
2 98 (4.59%) SCOM
3 91 (4.26%) NetBackup
4 77 (3.61%) OpenView Configuration Management
5 70 (3.28%) HP Quality Center
6 62 (2.91%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
7 47 (2.20%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
8 37 (1.73%) EMC NetWorker
9 32 (1.50%) Netcool
9 32 (1.50%) Nagios
10 31 (1.45%) Puppet
11 24 (1.12%) HP SIM
12 23 (1.08%) SCVMM
13 22 (1.03%) Norton AntiVirus
14 20 (0.94%) EdgeSight
15 19 (0.89%) Cisco Prime
16 16 (0.75%) WSUS
16 16 (0.75%) Cisco CUCM
17 15 (0.70%) Cisco LMS
17 15 (0.70%) Opsview
Vendors
1 545 (25.54%) Microsoft
2 381 (17.85%) VMware
3 335 (15.70%) Oracle
4 293 (13.73%) HP
5 234 (10.97%) Cisco
6 190 (8.90%) Citrix
7 173 (8.11%) Fujitsu
8 110 (5.15%) Juniper
9 88 (4.12%) McAfee
10 77 (3.61%) EMC
11 73 (3.42%) Veritas
12 62 (2.91%) Meridio
12 62 (2.91%) IBM
13 52 (2.44%) Symantec
14 50 (2.34%) Red Hat
15 43 (2.01%) F5
16 35 (1.64%) Sophos
17 30 (1.41%) CheckPoint
18 29 (1.36%) Dell
18 29 (1.36%) Sourcefire
South East
EXCELerate
Salary: From £50,000 to £90,000 per annum circa £60k plus corporate benefits a
Posted: 10 hours ago
Guildford, Surrey
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: From £35,000 to £50,000 per annum
Posted: 10 hours ago
Guildford, Surrey
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: From £40,000 to £80,000 per annum plus an outstanding package
Posted: 10 hours ago
Southampton, Hampshire
Experis Ltd
Posted: 11 hours ago
Portsmouth, Hampshire
Informatiq Consulting
Posted: 11 hours ago
Guildford, Surrey
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: From £30,000 to £45,000 per annum
Posted: 13 hours ago
Fareham, Hampshire
Executive Recruitment Services (ERS)
Salary: £32000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 13 hours ago
South East
Vodafone
Posted: 15 hours ago
South East
Vodafone
Posted: 15 hours ago
Southampton, Hampshire
Experis Ltd
Salary: £20000 - £22000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 16 hours ago
Fareham, Hampshire
Executive Recruitment Services (ERS)
Salary: £25000 - £26000 per annum
Posted: 17 hours ago
Reading, Berkshire
ARM Technology
Posted: 17 hours ago
Hook, Hampshire
CGI
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 18 hours ago
Tadley, Hampshire
Polar Recruitment
Salary: £30000 - £36107 per annum + benefits
Posted: 18 hours ago
Tadley, Hampshire
Polar Recruitment
Salary: £36000 - £41384 per annum + DV uplift + benefits
Posted: 18 hours ago
Tadley, Hampshire
Polar Recruitment
Salary: £3000 - £36107 per annum + benefits
Posted: 18 hours ago
Tadley, Hampshire
Polar Recruitment
Salary: £40000 - £46200 per annum + + benefits
Posted: 18 hours ago
Tadley, Hampshire
Polar Recruitment
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 18 hours ago
Tadley, Hampshire
Polar Recruitment
Salary: £17000 - £27000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 18 hours ago
Reading, Berkshire
JM
Salary: £60000 - £65000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 18 hours ago