The first table below looks at the demand 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 28 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Qualifications for the South East region.

Location
3 months to
28 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Security Check (SC) Clearance
Rank 39 57 95
Rank change year-on-year
+18 +38
Permanent jobs citing SC Cleared 1271 929 687
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 5.61% 4.21% 2.96%
As % of the Qualifications category 16.64% 12.88% 8.64%
Number of salaries quoted 873 603 576
Average salary £47,500 £45,000 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.55% -5.26%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £25,000 £31,500
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £62,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £48,500 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+7.77% -
Qualifications Category
South East
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
7637 7211 7950
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 33.69% 32.69% 34.27%
Number of salaries quoted 5887 5806 6833
Average salary £42,750 £42,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+1.78% +5.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £26,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.50% -
SC Cleared
England

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 28 July 2014.

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 28 July 2014. 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 +10 534 £51,500 +14.44% 15
Hampshire +15 455 £45,000 +12.50% 56
Surrey -13 176 £45,000 +5.88% 14
Buckinghamshire +17 53 £40,000 -3.03% 13
West Sussex -48 15 £42,500 -5.55% 1
Kent -13 12 £30,000 +9.09% 1
East Sussex -22 9 £35,000 -22.22% 1
Middlesex +11 8 £35,000 -6.66% 1
Oxfordshire -21 4 £46,500 -2.10% 3
SC Cleared
England

SC Cleared
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 28 July 2014, 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 2334 (100.00%) Security Cleared
2 646 (27.68%) Windows
3 535 (22.92%) Microsoft
4 513 (21.98%) DV Cleared
5 418 (17.91%) Finance
6 417 (17.87%) ITIL
7 328 (14.05%) Telecoms
8 324 (13.88%) SQL
9 295 (12.64%) Active Directory
10 283 (12.13%) VMware
11 265 (11.35%) Linux
12 263 (11.27%) Oracle
13 246 (10.54%) PRINCE2
14 242 (10.37%) Degree
15 235 (10.07%) Retail
16 215 (9.21%) Cisco
17 212 (9.08%) Windows Server 2003
18 208 (8.91%) SharePoint
19 203 (8.70%) MS Excel
20 199 (8.53%) Java
21 196 (8.40%) Project Management
22 186 (7.97%) .NET
23 183 (7.84%) Windows Server 2008
23 183 (7.84%) VMware Infrastructure
24 176 (7.54%) HP
25 171 (7.33%) Firewall
26 170 (7.28%) C#
27 166 (7.11%) Fujitsu
28 164 (7.03%) UNIX
29 154 (6.60%) Risk Management

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

For the 6 months to 28 July 2014, 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
1 208 (8.91%) SharePoint
2 134 (5.74%) MS Exchange
3 80 (3.43%) Exchange Server 2003
4 63 (2.70%) Exchange Server 2010
5 54 (2.31%) IIS
6 51 (2.19%) Exchange Server 2007
7 45 (1.93%) Lync
8 43 (1.84%) Apache
9 41 (1.76%) SharePoint Server
10 36 (1.54%) WebLogic
11 35 (1.50%) SharePoint 2010
12 34 (1.46%) WebSphere
13 32 (1.37%) IBM Notes
13 32 (1.37%) Exchange Server 2013
14 29 (1.24%) Exchange Server 5.5
15 27 (1.16%) MediaWiki
16 23 (0.99%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
17 21 (0.90%) Oracle Workflow
18 20 (0.86%) Exchange Server 2000
19 18 (0.77%) MS Project Server
Applications
1 203 (8.70%) MS Excel
2 80 (3.43%) MS Office
3 48 (2.06%) MS Project
4 22 (0.94%) MS PowerPoint
5 21 (0.90%) MS Visio
6 10 (0.43%) InfoPath
7 1 (0.043%) Pro/ENGINEER
Business Applications
1 62 (2.66%) Oracle EBS
2 44 (1.89%) Oracle EBS R12
3 40 (1.71%) Oracle ERP
4 36 (1.54%) Oracle Applications
5 13 (0.56%) Oracle iRecruitment
6 6 (0.26%) Oracle Financials
7 5 (0.21%) Summit
7 5 (0.21%) Dynamics CRM
8 3 (0.13%) SAP FI
8 3 (0.13%) Oracle 11i
8 3 (0.13%) SAP FI/CO
8 3 (0.13%) Oracle CRM
8 3 (0.13%) Oracle HRMS
8 3 (0.13%) Oracle Payroll
8 3 (0.13%) Maximo
8 3 (0.13%) SAP PSCD
8 3 (0.13%) Oracle General Ledger
8 3 (0.13%) SAP CO
8 3 (0.13%) Oracle Payables
8 3 (0.13%) Oracle Receivables
Cloud Services
1 17 (0.73%) Office 365
2 13 (0.56%) Taleo
3 11 (0.47%) Cloud Computing
4 9 (0.39%) Microsoft Azure
4 9 (0.39%) IaaS
5 4 (0.17%) SaaS
5 4 (0.17%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 171 (7.33%) Firewall
2 137 (5.87%) DNS
3 91 (3.90%) WAN
4 88 (3.77%) LAN
4 88 (3.77%) Internet
5 84 (3.60%) DHCP
6 81 (3.47%) SAN
7 66 (2.83%) TCP/IP
8 51 (2.19%) ISDN
9 45 (1.93%) VoIP
10 41 (1.76%) HTTP
11 40 (1.71%) LDAP
11 40 (1.71%) Wireless
12 39 (1.67%) Wireshark
13 35 (1.50%) PBX
14 32 (1.37%) Intrusion Detection
15 31 (1.33%) tcpdump
16 30 (1.29%) Network Security
17 28 (1.20%) Softswitch
18 27 (1.16%) X.509
Database & Business Intelligence
1 140 (6.00%) SQL Server
2 66 (2.83%) Oracle Database
3 49 (2.10%) Relational Database
4 34 (1.46%) MySQL
4 34 (1.46%) EDRMS
5 33 (1.41%) Oracle Discoverer
6 30 (1.29%) Big Data
7 27 (1.16%) Hadoop
8 26 (1.11%) RDBMS
9 22 (0.94%) Data Mining
10 21 (0.90%) IDOL
11 20 (0.86%) Oracle Database 11g
12 19 (0.81%) Oracle Database 10g
13 18 (0.77%) Oracle BI EE
14 17 (0.73%) SQL Server Integration Services
15 16 (0.69%) SQL Server 2008
15 16 (0.69%) Oracle Reports
16 15 (0.64%) DTS
17 13 (0.56%) SQL Server 2005
18 12 (0.51%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 49 (2.10%) TestDirector
2 34 (1.46%) Subversion
3 33 (1.41%) Maven
4 27 (1.16%) Eclipse
5 23 (0.99%) Selenium
6 17 (0.73%) Oracle Forms
6 17 (0.73%) QuickTest Pro
7 15 (0.64%) Team Foundation Server
8 14 (0.60%) Jenkins
9 12 (0.51%) GCC
9 12 (0.51%) GDB
9 12 (0.51%) Visual Studio
10 11 (0.47%) ClearCase
10 11 (0.47%) JUnit
10 11 (0.47%) JIRA
11 10 (0.43%) Git (software)
12 9 (0.39%) WinRunner
13 8 (0.34%) Rational DOORS
13 8 (0.34%) Bugzilla
13 8 (0.34%) JMeter
General
1 418 (17.91%) Finance
2 328 (14.05%) Telecoms
3 235 (10.07%) Retail
4 88 (3.77%) Military
5 71 (3.04%) Back Office
6 38 (1.63%) Legal
7 37 (1.59%) German Language
8 30 (1.29%) Electronics
9 28 (1.20%) Aerospace
10 25 (1.07%) Law
11 14 (0.60%) Marketing
11 14 (0.60%) Automotive
12 11 (0.47%) Local Government
13 10 (0.43%) Publishing
14 5 (0.21%) Banking
15 4 (0.17%) Italian Language
15 4 (0.17%) Norwegian Language
15 4 (0.17%) Danish Language
15 4 (0.17%) Finnish Language
15 4 (0.17%) French Language
Job Titles
1 303 (12.98%) Consultant
2 282 (12.08%) Architect
3 271 (11.61%) Analyst
4 207 (8.87%) Project Manager
5 197 (8.44%) Developer
6 152 (6.51%) Support Engineer
7 105 (4.50%) Security Consultant
8 100 (4.28%) Network Engineer
9 87 (3.73%) Security Analyst
10 81 (3.47%) Security Engineer
11 71 (3.04%) Administrator
12 69 (2.96%) .NET Developer
13 68 (2.91%) Solutions Architect
13 68 (2.91%) Programme Manager
14 59 (2.53%) Test Manager
15 56 (2.40%) Security Architect
15 56 (2.40%) Senior Manager
15 56 (2.40%) Java Developer
16 49 (2.10%) Test Analyst
17 44 (1.89%) Oracle Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 186 (7.97%) .NET
2 126 (5.40%) ASP.NET
3 116 (4.97%) HTML
4 85 (3.64%) XML
5 79 (3.38%) Web Services
6 71 (3.04%) Spring
6 71 (3.04%) Hibernate
7 64 (2.74%) SOAP
8 57 (2.44%) .NET Framework
9 47 (2.01%) WCF
10 40 (1.71%) J2EE
11 38 (1.63%) jQuery
11 38 (1.63%) CSS
12 36 (1.54%) HTML5
13 35 (1.50%) WF
14 33 (1.41%) Middleware
15 23 (0.99%) ASP.NET MVC
15 23 (0.99%) Ajax
16 21 (0.90%) Oracle Fusion
17 19 (0.81%) ASP.NET Web Forms
Miscellaneous
1 143 (6.13%) Management Information System
2 87 (3.73%) PKI
3 64 (2.74%) RMADS
4 59 (2.53%) Mathematics
5 55 (2.36%) Computer Science
6 53 (2.27%) Clustering
6 53 (2.27%) Open Source
7 52 (2.23%) CESG
8 45 (1.93%) Statistics
9 35 (1.50%) CESG CLAS
10 32 (1.37%) Physics
11 29 (1.24%) Blackberry
11 29 (1.24%) Smartcard
12 23 (0.99%) Cryptography
13 22 (0.94%) Enterprise Software
14 16 (0.69%) Visualisation
14 16 (0.69%) Replication
15 15 (0.64%) Thin Client
15 15 (0.64%) Fat Client
16 11 (0.47%) Derivative
Operating Systems
1 646 (27.68%) Windows
2 265 (11.35%) Linux
3 212 (9.08%) Windows Server 2003
4 183 (7.84%) Windows Server 2008
5 164 (7.03%) UNIX
6 85 (3.64%) Windows XP
7 72 (3.08%) Windows 7
8 45 (1.93%) HPUX
9 43 (1.84%) Solaris
10 40 (1.71%) Windows 2000
10 40 (1.71%) Windows Server 2012
11 37 (1.59%) AIX
12 35 (1.50%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
13 21 (0.90%) Android
14 12 (0.51%) MVS
15 10 (0.43%) Oracle Linux
16 8 (0.34%) Windows Vista
16 8 (0.34%) CentOS
17 7 (0.30%) Ubuntu
18 6 (0.26%) Debian
Processes & Methodologies
1 417 (17.87%) ITIL
2 246 (10.54%) PRINCE2
3 196 (8.40%) Project Management
4 154 (6.60%) Risk Management
5 127 (5.44%) Service Management
6 117 (5.01%) Stakeholder Management
7 116 (4.97%) SIEM
8 104 (4.46%) Information Security
9 100 (4.28%) Configuration Management
9 100 (4.28%) Programme Management
10 99 (4.24%) Network Design
11 98 (4.20%) Disaster Recovery
12 97 (4.16%) Software Engineering
13 95 (4.07%) Business Development
14 90 (3.86%) Incident Management
15 87 (3.73%) ERP
16 85 (3.64%) Information Assurance
17 84 (3.60%) Change Control
18 82 (3.51%) Cyber Security
18 82 (3.51%) Risk Assessment
Programming Languages
1 324 (13.88%) SQL
2 199 (8.53%) Java
3 170 (7.28%) C#
4 110 (4.71%) C
5 102 (4.37%) JavaScript
6 98 (4.20%) PowerShell
7 94 (4.03%) VB.NET
8 65 (2.78%) C++
9 52 (2.23%) Python
10 44 (1.89%) VB
11 35 (1.50%) VBScript
12 34 (1.46%) PL/SQL
13 32 (1.37%) Perl
13 32 (1.37%) Shell Script
13 32 (1.37%) Bash Shell
14 24 (1.03%) T-SQL
15 22 (0.94%) Ruby
16 17 (0.73%) VBA
17 16 (0.69%) VB6
18 14 (0.60%) XPath
Qualifications
1 2334 (100.00%) Security Cleared
2 513 (21.98%) DV Cleared
3 242 (10.37%) Degree
4 133 (5.70%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
5 103 (4.41%) Cisco Certification
6 93 (3.98%) Microsoft Certification
6 93 (3.98%) CTC Cleared
7 76 (3.26%) ISTQB
8 71 (3.04%) ISEB
9 59 (2.53%) CCNP
9 59 (2.53%) PRINCE2 Certification
10 51 (2.19%) CCNA
11 50 (2.14%) MCP
12 49 (2.10%) GCIA
13 44 (1.89%) CISSP
14 35 (1.50%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
15 31 (1.33%) MCSE
16 29 (1.24%) ITIL Certification
17 25 (1.07%) GCIH
18 23 (0.99%) JNCIA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 84 (3.60%) SLA
2 79 (3.38%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 59 (2.53%) QA
4 19 (0.81%) ISO 9001
5 12 (0.51%) COBIT
6 11 (0.47%) PCI DSS
7 8 (0.34%) DO-178B
8 3 (0.13%) Sarbanes-Oxley
8 3 (0.13%) Data Quality
9 2 (0.086%) JSP 440
10 1 (0.043%) TickIT
10 1 (0.043%) IEC 61508
10 1 (0.043%) GPG13
System Software
1 295 (12.64%) Active Directory
2 183 (7.84%) VMware Infrastructure
3 112 (4.80%) Hyper-V
4 41 (1.76%) XenApp
5 39 (1.67%) vCloud
6 33 (1.41%) VMware ESX
7 25 (1.07%) vSphere
7 25 (1.07%) Snort
8 21 (0.90%) ISA Server
9 20 (0.86%) Microsoft Virtual Server
10 19 (0.81%) VMware ESXi
10 19 (0.81%) Forefront TMG
10 19 (0.81%) Microsoft App-V
10 19 (0.81%) XenDesktop
11 18 (0.77%) Oracle RAC
12 16 (0.69%) UAG
12 16 (0.69%) Terminal Services
13 9 (0.39%) VMware Server
14 5 (0.21%) NFS
14 5 (0.21%) Samba
Systems Management
1 85 (3.64%) SCCM
2 80 (3.43%) HP Quality Center
3 62 (2.66%) NetBackup
4 49 (2.10%) EMC NetWorker
5 48 (2.06%) SCOM
6 37 (1.59%) Norton AntiVirus
7 34 (1.46%) WSUS
8 25 (1.07%) HP SIM
9 24 (1.03%) OpenView Configuration Management
10 22 (0.94%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
11 18 (0.77%) Backup Exec
12 17 (0.73%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
13 10 (0.43%) McAfee ePO
13 10 (0.43%) Netcool
13 10 (0.43%) Tivoli
14 8 (0.34%) SCDPM
14 8 (0.34%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
14 8 (0.34%) MOM
14 8 (0.34%) ARCserve
15 6 (0.26%) OpenView
Vendors
1 535 (22.92%) Microsoft
2 283 (12.13%) VMware
3 263 (11.27%) Oracle
4 215 (9.21%) Cisco
5 176 (7.54%) HP
6 166 (7.11%) Fujitsu
7 119 (5.10%) Citrix
8 87 (3.73%) Juniper
9 75 (3.21%) Symantec
10 71 (3.04%) McAfee
11 65 (2.78%) EMC
12 56 (2.40%) Sourcefire
13 47 (2.01%) LogRhythm
14 44 (1.89%) Veritas
15 40 (1.71%) F5
16 38 (1.63%) IBM
17 36 (1.54%) Remedy
17 36 (1.54%) ArcSight
18 34 (1.46%) Red Hat
19 33 (1.41%) Ericsson
Hampshire
NES Global Talent
Salary: £50000 to £60000 per annum - Car + bonus etc
Posted: 9 hours ago
Oxford, Oxfordshire
EMBS- People Transfer
Salary: £38-55,000 + Car Allowance + Benefits
Posted: 9 hours ago
Tunbridge Wells, Kent
EMBS- People Transfer
Salary: £38 £55,000 + Car Allowance + Benefits
Posted: 9 hours ago
Bracknell, Berkshire
Lorien Resourcing
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 11 hours ago
Farnborough, Hampshire
Executive Recruitment Services (ERS)
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 13 hours ago
Southampton, Hampshire
Fenwick Ryan
Salary: £35000 - £55000 per annum + Excellent Bens
Posted: 14 hours ago
Hampshire
Fenwick Ryan
Salary: £35000 - £50000 per annum + Excellent Bens
Posted: 14 hours ago
Southampton, Hampshire
Fenwick Ryan
Salary: £35000 - £55000 per annum + Excellent Bens
Posted: 14 hours ago
Southampton, Hampshire
Fenwick Ryan
Salary: £35000 - £55000 per annum + Excellent Bens
Posted: 14 hours ago
Basingstoke, Hampshire
Circle Recruitment
Salary: £40000 - £48000 per annum + bens
Posted: 15 hours ago
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
Boeing
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 15 hours ago
Berkshire
Lorien Resourcing
Salary: Excellent Salary Package
Posted: 16 hours ago
Bracknell, Berkshire
Lorien Resourcing
Salary: Excellent Salary Package
Posted: 16 hours ago
Guildford, Surrey
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 50000 - 60000 + Home Based + excellent benefits
Posted: 16 hours ago
Farnborough, Hampshire
Executive Recruitment Services (ERS)
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum
Posted: 16 hours ago
Havant, Hampshire
Executive Recruitment Services (ERS)
Salary: £23000 - £30000 per annum
Posted: 16 hours ago
Berkshire
Fenwick Ryan
Salary: £60000 - £80000 per annum + £20K Bonus + Car + Bens
Posted: Yesterday
East Sussex
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £40000 Per Annum
Posted: Yesterday
Berkshire
Fenwick Ryan
Salary: £55000 - £65000 per annum + £20K Bonus + Car + Bens
Posted: Yesterday
Hampshire
Executive Recruitment Services (ERS)
Posted: 2 days ago