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 19 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
19 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Security Check (SC) Clearance
Rank 43 55 74
Rank change year-on-year
+12 +19
Permanent jobs citing SC Cleared 1164 923 862
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 5.29% 4.37% 3.83%
As % of the Qualifications category 15.89% 13.73% 11.08%
Number of salaries quoted 790 612 687
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 £26,000 £32,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £62,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+11.11% -
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
7324 6722 7779
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 33.28% 31.82% 34.52%
Number of salaries quoted 5576 5436 6645
Average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £27,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £57,500 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.50% -

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 19 September 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 19 September 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 +3 496 £52,500 +10.52% 27
Hampshire +5 403 £47,500 +18.75% 44
Surrey -5 143 £45,000 - 22
Buckinghamshire +7 46 £41,750 -4.02% 6
Kent +16 22 £35,000 -5.40% 7
East Sussex -9 22 £40,000 -11.11% 2
West Sussex -37 12 £60,000 +33.33% 3
Oxfordshire +6 8 £46,500 +3.33%
Middlesex +2 6 £57,500 +73.58% 3
M4 Corridor - 1 £55,000 -
SC Cleared
England

SC Cleared
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 19 September 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 2403 (100.00%) Security Cleared
2 746 (31.04%) Windows
3 598 (24.89%) Microsoft
4 556 (23.14%) DV Cleared
5 442 (18.39%) Finance
6 393 (16.35%) ITIL
7 386 (16.06%) SQL
8 361 (15.02%) Active Directory
9 358 (14.90%) Telecoms
10 323 (13.44%) Oracle
11 308 (12.82%) VMware
12 286 (11.90%) Linux
13 279 (11.61%) Windows Server 2003
14 269 (11.19%) Retail
15 255 (10.61%) SharePoint
16 239 (9.95%) Agile Software Development
17 236 (9.82%) MS Excel
18 225 (9.36%) Windows Server 2008
19 218 (9.07%) PRINCE2
20 214 (8.91%) VMware Infrastructure
20 214 (8.91%) Degree
21 204 (8.49%) Fujitsu
22 203 (8.45%) Firewall
23 202 (8.41%) HP
24 201 (8.36%) Project Management
25 200 (8.32%) Cisco
26 192 (7.99%) Java
27 187 (7.78%) .NET
27 187 (7.78%) DNS
28 174 (7.24%) C#

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

For the 6 months to 19 September 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
1 255 (10.61%) SharePoint
2 151 (6.28%) MS Exchange
3 88 (3.66%) Exchange Server 2003
4 84 (3.50%) SharePoint 2010
5 78 (3.25%) Apache
6 75 (3.12%) IIS
7 70 (2.91%) Exchange Server 2010
8 57 (2.37%) SharePoint Server
9 51 (2.12%) Exchange Server 2007
10 49 (2.04%) WebLogic
11 45 (1.87%) Exchange Server 2013
12 39 (1.62%) WebSphere
13 36 (1.50%) Exchange Server 5.5
13 36 (1.50%) Lync
14 30 (1.25%) MS Project Server
15 29 (1.21%) BizTalk Server
16 27 (1.12%) Oracle Workflow
17 26 (1.08%) Exchange Server 2000
18 25 (1.04%) MediaWiki
19 22 (0.92%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
Applications
1 236 (9.82%) MS Excel
2 76 (3.16%) MS Office
3 39 (1.62%) MS Project
4 24 (1.00%) MS Visio
5 19 (0.79%) MS PowerPoint
6 8 (0.33%) InfoPath
7 1 (0.042%) Pro/ENGINEER
Business Applications
1 85 (3.54%) Oracle EBS
2 65 (2.70%) Oracle ERP
3 58 (2.41%) Oracle EBS R12
4 50 (2.08%) Oracle Applications
5 16 (0.67%) Oracle iRecruitment
6 6 (0.25%) Oracle Financials
7 5 (0.21%) Maximo
8 3 (0.12%) Summit
8 3 (0.12%) SAP CO
8 3 (0.12%) Oracle 11i
8 3 (0.12%) Oracle CRM
8 3 (0.12%) Oracle HRMS
8 3 (0.12%) Oracle Payroll
8 3 (0.12%) SAP FI/CO
8 3 (0.12%) SAP FI
8 3 (0.12%) Oracle Payables
8 3 (0.12%) Oracle Receivables
8 3 (0.12%) Oracle Cash Management
8 3 (0.12%) Oracle Assets
8 3 (0.12%) Oracle General Ledger
Cloud Services
1 16 (0.67%) Taleo
2 15 (0.62%) Office 365
3 11 (0.46%) Cloud Computing
4 9 (0.37%) IaaS
5 7 (0.29%) SaaS
6 6 (0.25%) Microsoft Azure
7 4 (0.17%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 203 (8.45%) Firewall
2 187 (7.78%) DNS
3 115 (4.79%) DHCP
4 78 (3.25%) SAN
4 78 (3.25%) Internet
5 77 (3.20%) WAN
6 73 (3.04%) LAN
7 69 (2.87%) TCP/IP
8 56 (2.33%) Network Security
9 53 (2.21%) LDAP
10 49 (2.04%) HTTP
11 48 (2.00%) ISDN
12 46 (1.91%) Wireless
13 42 (1.75%) VoIP
14 40 (1.66%) Wireshark
15 37 (1.54%) Cisco ASA
15 37 (1.54%) X.509
16 35 (1.46%) VPN
16 35 (1.46%) tcpdump
17 34 (1.41%) Intrusion Detection
Database & Business Intelligence
1 168 (6.99%) SQL Server
2 69 (2.87%) Oracle Database
3 61 (2.54%) EDRMS
4 48 (2.00%) Oracle Discoverer
5 43 (1.79%) IDOL
6 39 (1.62%) MySQL
7 32 (1.33%) Relational Database
8 22 (0.92%) RDBMS
9 21 (0.87%) Big Data
10 20 (0.83%) Hadoop
11 19 (0.79%) Data Mining
11 19 (0.79%) Oracle Reports
12 18 (0.75%) SQL Server 2008
13 16 (0.67%) SQL Server Integration Services
14 15 (0.62%) Oracle Database 11g
14 15 (0.62%) DTS
15 14 (0.58%) SQL Server 2005
16 13 (0.54%) Oracle BI EE
17 11 (0.46%) Oracle BI Publisher
17 11 (0.46%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 66 (2.75%) TestDirector
2 48 (2.00%) Subversion
3 36 (1.50%) Maven
4 34 (1.41%) Visual Studio
5 30 (1.25%) QuickTest Pro
6 29 (1.21%) Jenkins
7 28 (1.17%) Selenium
8 23 (0.96%) Eclipse
9 22 (0.92%) Oracle Forms
10 21 (0.87%) Team Foundation Server
11 20 (0.83%) GCC
11 20 (0.83%) GDB
11 20 (0.83%) JIRA
12 16 (0.67%) Git (software)
13 15 (0.62%) WinRunner
13 15 (0.62%) LoadRunner
14 13 (0.54%) JUnit
15 11 (0.46%) ClearCase
16 10 (0.42%) JMeter
17 9 (0.37%) WebDriver
General
1 442 (18.39%) Finance
2 358 (14.90%) Telecoms
3 269 (11.19%) Retail
4 78 (3.25%) Military
5 68 (2.83%) Back Office
6 41 (1.71%) German Language
7 40 (1.66%) Legal
8 33 (1.37%) Aerospace
9 32 (1.33%) Electronics
10 21 (0.87%) Law
11 18 (0.75%) Local Government
12 16 (0.67%) Marketing
13 15 (0.62%) Publishing
14 8 (0.33%) Automotive
15 7 (0.29%) Manufacturing
16 6 (0.25%) Banking
16 6 (0.25%) Italian Language
16 6 (0.25%) French Language
16 6 (0.25%) Spanish Language
17 5 (0.21%) Norwegian Language
Job Titles
1 335 (13.94%) Analyst
2 298 (12.40%) Architect
3 292 (12.15%) Consultant
4 209 (8.70%) Developer
5 202 (8.41%) Support Engineer
6 174 (7.24%) Project Manager
7 86 (3.58%) Security Consultant
8 79 (3.29%) Test Analyst
9 78 (3.25%) Security Engineer
10 76 (3.16%) Security Analyst
11 74 (3.08%) Network Engineer
12 69 (2.87%) Solutions Architect
13 59 (2.46%) Administrator
14 58 (2.41%) Test Manager
15 57 (2.37%) 3rd Line Support
16 56 (2.33%) Security Architect
17 55 (2.29%) Java Developer
17 55 (2.29%) .NET Developer
18 54 (2.25%) Senior Manager
19 53 (2.21%) Business Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 187 (7.78%) .NET
2 120 (4.99%) HTML
3 117 (4.87%) ASP.NET
4 103 (4.29%) XML
5 79 (3.29%) Web Services
6 69 (2.87%) Hibernate
7 65 (2.70%) Spring
7 65 (2.70%) .NET Framework
8 63 (2.62%) SOAP
9 48 (2.00%) J2EE
9 48 (2.00%) WCF
10 44 (1.83%) Middleware
11 36 (1.50%) CSS
12 32 (1.33%) jQuery
13 31 (1.29%) WF
14 30 (1.25%) HTML5
15 29 (1.21%) Oracle Fusion
16 27 (1.12%) Ajax
17 20 (0.83%) Boost C++ Libraries
17 20 (0.83%) STL
Miscellaneous
1 171 (7.12%) Analytical Skills
2 125 (5.20%) Management Information System
3 92 (3.83%) PKI
4 72 (3.00%) Statistics
5 57 (2.37%) Clustering
6 55 (2.29%) RMADS
7 49 (2.04%) Open Source
8 48 (2.00%) Mathematics
9 47 (1.96%) CESG
10 42 (1.75%) Computer Science
11 39 (1.62%) Smartcard
12 36 (1.50%) CESG CLAS
13 29 (1.21%) Physics
14 28 (1.17%) Blackberry
15 19 (0.79%) Enterprise Software
16 18 (0.75%) Cryptography
17 15 (0.62%) Thin Client
17 15 (0.62%) Fat Client
18 14 (0.58%) Taxonomies
19 13 (0.54%) Derivative
Operating Systems
1 746 (31.04%) Windows
2 286 (11.90%) Linux
3 279 (11.61%) Windows Server 2003
4 225 (9.36%) Windows Server 2008
5 146 (6.08%) UNIX
6 123 (5.12%) Windows XP
7 97 (4.04%) Windows 7
8 76 (3.16%) Windows Server 2012
9 43 (1.79%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 43 (1.79%) Windows 2000
10 41 (1.71%) HPUX
11 39 (1.62%) Solaris
12 27 (1.12%) AIX
13 17 (0.71%) CentOS
14 15 (0.62%) Android
15 13 (0.54%) Ubuntu
16 12 (0.50%) Debian
17 9 (0.37%) Windows 2000 Server
18 8 (0.33%) Oracle Linux
19 7 (0.29%) VxWorks
Processes & Methodologies
1 393 (16.35%) ITIL
2 239 (9.95%) Agile Software Development
3 218 (9.07%) PRINCE2
4 201 (8.36%) Project Management
5 154 (6.41%) Mentoring
6 150 (6.24%) Risk Management
7 140 (5.83%) Incident Management
8 138 (5.74%) Service Management
9 124 (5.16%) Stakeholder Management
10 113 (4.70%) SIEM
11 112 (4.66%) Disaster Recovery
12 103 (4.29%) Business Development
13 102 (4.24%) Configuration Management
14 97 (4.04%) Information Security
15 96 (4.00%) Migration
15 96 (4.00%) ERP
16 94 (3.91%) Network Design
17 89 (3.70%) Change Control
18 87 (3.62%) TOGAF
19 86 (3.58%) UML
Programming Languages
1 386 (16.06%) SQL
2 192 (7.99%) Java
3 174 (7.24%) C#
4 126 (5.24%) PowerShell
5 106 (4.41%) JavaScript
6 100 (4.16%) C
7 90 (3.75%) C++
7 90 (3.75%) VB.NET
8 55 (2.29%) Python
9 53 (2.21%) Shell Script
10 50 (2.08%) VB
11 40 (1.66%) VBScript
12 39 (1.62%) PL/SQL
13 37 (1.54%) Bash Shell
14 32 (1.33%) Perl
15 27 (1.12%) PHP
16 24 (1.00%) XPath
17 20 (0.83%) Ruby
18 18 (0.75%) T-SQL
19 15 (0.62%) VB6
Qualifications
1 2403 (100.00%) Security Cleared
2 556 (23.14%) DV Cleared
3 214 (8.91%) Degree
4 111 (4.62%) Microsoft Certification
5 103 (4.29%) Cisco Certification
6 100 (4.16%) CTC Cleared
7 89 (3.70%) ISEB
8 77 (3.20%) ISTQB
9 73 (3.04%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
10 65 (2.70%) MCP
11 60 (2.50%) GCIA
12 56 (2.33%) CCNA
13 55 (2.29%) PRINCE2 Certification
14 52 (2.16%) CCNP
15 46 (1.91%) CISSP
16 40 (1.66%) MCSE
17 35 (1.46%) GCIH
18 34 (1.41%) ITIL Certification
19 32 (1.33%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
19 32 (1.33%) JNCIA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 107 (4.45%) SLA
2 77 (3.20%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 46 (1.91%) QA
4 21 (0.87%) ISO 9001
5 12 (0.50%) PCI DSS
6 9 (0.37%) COBIT
7 8 (0.33%) DO-178B
7 8 (0.33%) Data Quality
8 4 (0.17%) Sarbanes-Oxley
9 3 (0.12%) ISO 14001
10 2 (0.083%) TickIT
11 1 (0.042%) JSP 440
11 1 (0.042%) GPG13
11 1 (0.042%) IEC 61508
System Software
1 361 (15.02%) Active Directory
2 214 (8.91%) VMware Infrastructure
3 130 (5.41%) Hyper-V
4 53 (2.21%) XenApp
5 45 (1.87%) VMware ESX
6 43 (1.79%) ISA Server
7 37 (1.54%) vSphere
8 31 (1.29%) Oracle RAC
9 22 (0.92%) Snort
9 22 (0.92%) Terminal Services
10 21 (0.87%) Forefront TMG
11 20 (0.83%) XenDesktop
12 19 (0.79%) Microsoft App-V
12 19 (0.79%) Microsoft Virtual Server
13 18 (0.75%) vCloud
14 15 (0.62%) UAG
15 12 (0.50%) VMware ESXi
16 9 (0.37%) VMware Server
17 7 (0.29%) VMware Workstation
18 6 (0.25%) Citrix Presentation Server
Systems Management
1 109 (4.54%) SCCM
2 92 (3.83%) HP Quality Center
3 88 (3.66%) NetBackup
4 64 (2.66%) SCOM
5 50 (2.08%) EMC NetWorker
6 42 (1.75%) OpenView Configuration Management
7 40 (1.66%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
8 38 (1.58%) Norton AntiVirus
9 35 (1.46%) WSUS
10 31 (1.29%) HP SIM
11 27 (1.12%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
12 24 (1.00%) Netcool
13 14 (0.58%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
14 13 (0.54%) Backup Exec
14 13 (0.54%) McAfee ePO
15 11 (0.46%) SCVMM
15 11 (0.46%) Tivoli
16 9 (0.37%) HP Data Protector
16 9 (0.37%) Puppet
17 8 (0.33%) ARCserve
Vendors
1 598 (24.89%) Microsoft
2 323 (13.44%) Oracle
3 308 (12.82%) VMware
4 204 (8.49%) Fujitsu
5 202 (8.41%) HP
6 200 (8.32%) Cisco
7 146 (6.08%) Citrix
8 108 (4.49%) Juniper
9 90 (3.75%) McAfee
10 81 (3.37%) EMC
11 74 (3.08%) Symantec
12 69 (2.87%) Veritas
13 63 (2.62%) Sourcefire
14 54 (2.25%) Meridio
15 49 (2.04%) IBM
16 46 (1.91%) Red Hat
16 46 (1.91%) F5
16 46 (1.91%) LogRhythm
17 34 (1.41%) ArcSight
17 34 (1.41%) CheckPoint
Guildford, Surrey
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: From £35,000 to £65,000 per annum plus outstanding package
Posted: 3 hours ago
Fareham, Hampshire
Executive Recruitment Services (ERS)
Salary: £65000 - £70000 per annum
Posted: 19 hours ago
Guildford, Surrey
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: From £40,000 to £61,500 per annum plus an outstanding package
Posted: 22 hours ago
Guildford, Surrey
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: From £40,000 to £80,000 per annum plus an outstanding package
Posted: 22 hours ago
Reading, Berkshire
Global Technology Solutions Ltd
Salary: £40500 per annum + £1,200 DV allowance
Posted: 23 hours ago
Reading, Berkshire
Global Technology Solutions Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £41000 per annum + £1,200 DV allowance
Posted: 23 hours ago
Guildford, Surrey
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: Up to £45,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Reading, Berkshire
Lorien Resourcing
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Reading, Berkshire
Lorien Resourcing
Salary: Neg. dependant on exp.
Posted: Yesterday
Reading, Berkshire
Global Technology Solutions Ltd
Salary: £18300 - £23300 per annum + £1,200 DV allowance
Posted: Yesterday
Crawley, Sussex
Thales
Posted: Yesterday
Guildford, Surrey
Lorien Resourcing
Salary: £34000 - £65000 per annum + Bonus / medical /pension
Posted: Yesterday
Surrey
Capita Resourcing - IT Resourcing
Salary: £50000 - £55000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Woking, Surrey
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 40,000 - 55,000
Posted: Yesterday
Reading, Berkshire
Computer People
Salary: £50000.00 - £69000.00 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Basingstoke, Hampshire
Lorien Resourcing
Salary: Competitive salary package
Posted: Yesterday
Middlesex
EXCELerate
Salary: Circa £65k OTE £135k , Car Allowance £550 pcm, Health, Pension
Posted: Yesterday
Guildford, Surrey
Lorien Resourcing
Salary: £1 per annum + Excellent Salary + Package on offer
Posted: Yesterday
Reading, Berkshire
Lorien Resourcing
Posted: 2 days ago
Havant, Hampshire
Executive Recruitment Services (ERS)
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago