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 6 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
6 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Security Check (SC) Clearance
Rank 67 51 62
Rank change year-on-year
-16 +11
Permanent jobs citing SC Cleared 861 1086 909
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 4.07% 4.67% 4.08%
As % of the Qualifications category 13.05% 14.07% 12.36%
Number of salaries quoted 590 849 493
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £31,000 £26,750
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £70,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £46,500 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+3.33% +5.88%
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
6598 7716 7352
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 31.15% 33.19% 32.96%
Number of salaries quoted 4926 6133 5879
Average salary £45,000 £43,500 £41,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.44% +4.81%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £27,500 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £60,000 £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 6 May 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 6 May 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 +1 353 £40,000 -11.11% 48
Berkshire -10 286 £55,000 +11.11% 23
Surrey -35 107 £45,000 -5.26% 18
Buckinghamshire +16 64 £40,000 -6.43% 9
West Sussex +8 18 £41,250 -25.00% 1
Kent +5 10 £53,250 +18.33%
Oxfordshire -7 10 £43,250 +33.07% 5
Middlesex +20 9 £42,500 -2.85% 1
East Sussex -8 2 £37,500 +36.36%
SC Cleared
England

SC Cleared
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 6 May 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 1920 (100.00%) Security Cleared
2 606 (31.56%) DV Cleared
3 581 (30.26%) Windows
4 482 (25.10%) ITIL
5 458 (23.85%) Microsoft
6 335 (17.45%) Active Directory
7 322 (16.77%) SQL
8 315 (16.41%) VMware
9 285 (14.84%) Cisco
10 283 (14.74%) HP
10 283 (14.74%) Finance
11 266 (13.85%) Oracle
12 245 (12.76%) Linux
13 233 (12.14%) VMware Infrastructure
14 227 (11.82%) MS Excel
15 205 (10.68%) Windows Server 2003
16 195 (10.16%) SCCM
17 191 (9.95%) Firewall
18 190 (9.90%) Windows Server 2008
19 189 (9.84%) Degree
20 174 (9.06%) Citrix
21 165 (8.59%) Telecoms
22 163 (8.49%) SLA
23 156 (8.13%) Cisco Certification
24 147 (7.66%) Analytical Skills
25 142 (7.40%) DNS
26 141 (7.34%) WAN
27 139 (7.24%) Agile Software Development
28 136 (7.08%) LAN
29 134 (6.98%) UNIX

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

For the 6 months to 6 May 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
1 117 (6.09%) MS Exchange
2 98 (5.10%) SharePoint
3 66 (3.44%) Exchange Server 2010
4 61 (3.18%) Lync
5 55 (2.86%) IIS
6 46 (2.40%) Apache
7 41 (2.14%) Exchange Server 2007
8 35 (1.82%) SharePoint 2010
9 33 (1.72%) Exchange Server 2003
10 31 (1.61%) WebLogic
11 29 (1.51%) Exchange Server 2013
12 27 (1.41%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
13 26 (1.35%) SharePoint 2013
14 25 (1.30%) SharePoint Server
15 22 (1.15%) Tomcat
15 22 (1.15%) JBoss
16 19 (0.99%) WebSphere
17 13 (0.68%) Office Communications Server
17 13 (0.68%) Exchange Server 5.5
18 8 (0.42%) ArcGIS
Applications
1 227 (11.82%) MS Excel
2 86 (4.48%) MS Office
3 39 (2.03%) MS PowerPoint
4 24 (1.25%) MS Project
5 18 (0.94%) MS Visio
6 5 (0.26%) Spreadsheet
7 1 (0.052%) Simulink
7 1 (0.052%) Windchill
7 1 (0.052%) InfoPath
Business Applications
1 82 (4.27%) Oracle EBS
2 80 (4.17%) Oracle EBS R12
3 68 (3.54%) Oracle Applications
4 54 (2.81%) Oracle HRMS
5 32 (1.67%) Oracle General Ledger
5 32 (1.67%) Oracle Receivables
5 32 (1.67%) Oracle Payables
6 23 (1.20%) Oracle Payroll
7 15 (0.78%) Dynamics CRM
8 10 (0.52%) Oracle ERP
9 8 (0.42%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
10 4 (0.21%) Primavera
10 4 (0.21%) Remedy ITSM
11 3 (0.16%) LabWindows
12 2 (0.10%) SAP Oil and Gas
12 2 (0.10%) SAP SRM
12 2 (0.10%) Teamcenter
12 2 (0.10%) Summit
12 2 (0.10%) SAP GRC
12 2 (0.10%) Oracle BPM
Cloud Services
1 55 (2.86%) Office 365
2 11 (0.57%) Microsoft Azure
3 7 (0.36%) SaaS
4 5 (0.26%) PaaS
4 5 (0.26%) Cloud Computing
5 4 (0.21%) Azure Active Directory
6 2 (0.10%) Yammer
6 2 (0.10%) OpenShift
6 2 (0.10%) Amazon AWS
7 1 (0.052%) IBM SmartCloud
Communications & Networking
1 191 (9.95%) Firewall
2 142 (7.40%) DNS
3 141 (7.34%) WAN
4 136 (7.08%) LAN
5 110 (5.73%) TCP/IP
6 108 (5.63%) DHCP
7 101 (5.26%) SAN
8 62 (3.23%) Wireless
9 54 (2.81%) Wireshark
9 54 (2.81%) VoIP
10 47 (2.45%) VPN
11 46 (2.40%) Cisco Nexus
12 45 (2.34%) Network Security
13 43 (2.24%) Internet
14 42 (2.19%) Cisco ASA
15 41 (2.14%) HTTP
16 36 (1.88%) NetScaler
17 31 (1.61%) SMTP
18 29 (1.51%) Fibre Channel
19 26 (1.35%) iSCSI
Database & Business Intelligence
1 91 (4.74%) SQL Server
2 63 (3.28%) Oracle Database
3 30 (1.56%) Relational Database
4 29 (1.51%) Big Data
5 28 (1.46%) EDRMS
6 24 (1.25%) IDOL
7 21 (1.09%) Oracle Discoverer
8 20 (1.04%) RDBMS
9 18 (0.94%) MySQL
10 16 (0.83%) Oracle Reports
11 15 (0.78%) SQL Server 2005
12 10 (0.52%) QlikView
13 8 (0.42%) NoSQL
13 8 (0.42%) Data Warehouse
14 7 (0.36%) SQL Server 2008
14 7 (0.36%) Hadoop
14 7 (0.36%) Oracle Database 11g
15 6 (0.31%) Oracle Database 10g
16 5 (0.26%) Data Mining
17 4 (0.21%) Oracle BI EE
Development Applications
1 60 (3.13%) Oracle Forms
2 29 (1.51%) Subversion
3 27 (1.41%) Rational DOORS
4 24 (1.25%) MSI
5 18 (0.94%) VSS/SourceSafe
5 18 (0.94%) Git (software)
6 17 (0.89%) TestDirector
7 15 (0.78%) LoadRunner
8 14 (0.73%) ClearCase
9 13 (0.68%) Bugzilla
10 11 (0.57%) Maven
10 11 (0.57%) JIRA
10 11 (0.57%) Visual Studio
11 9 (0.47%) Selenium
12 7 (0.36%) JUnit
12 7 (0.36%) Eclipse
12 7 (0.36%) Jenkins
13 6 (0.31%) GCC
13 6 (0.31%) QuickTest Pro
14 5 (0.26%) GDB
General
1 283 (14.74%) Finance
2 165 (8.59%) Telecoms
3 70 (3.65%) Retail
4 39 (2.03%) Military
5 24 (1.25%) Aerospace
6 23 (1.20%) Electronics
7 21 (1.09%) Marketing
8 20 (1.04%) Publishing
9 14 (0.73%) Legal
10 13 (0.68%) Manufacturing
11 12 (0.63%) Banking
12 9 (0.47%) Back Office
13 6 (0.31%) Advertising
14 5 (0.26%) Law
14 5 (0.26%) Avionics
15 3 (0.16%) Billing
16 1 (0.052%) General Ledger
16 1 (0.052%) Arabic Language
16 1 (0.052%) French Language
16 1 (0.052%) German Language
Job Titles
1 342 (17.81%) Analyst
2 182 (9.48%) Consultant
3 144 (7.50%) Architect
4 140 (7.29%) Support Engineer
5 125 (6.51%) Developer
6 112 (5.83%) Project Manager
7 77 (4.01%) Systems Analyst
8 76 (3.96%) Administrator
9 72 (3.75%) Infrastructure Engineer
9 72 (3.75%) Network Engineer
10 71 (3.70%) Systems Administrator
11 70 (3.65%) Systems Engineer
12 54 (2.81%) Security Consultant
12 54 (2.81%) Oracle Analyst
13 50 (2.60%) Support Analyst
14 44 (2.29%) Applications Support
15 43 (2.24%) Senior Manager
15 43 (2.24%) Security Analyst
16 42 (2.19%) Software Engineer
17 40 (2.08%) 3rd Line Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 56 (2.92%) .NET
2 47 (2.45%) HTML
3 41 (2.14%) JSP
4 35 (1.82%) ASP.NET
5 32 (1.67%) J2EE
6 31 (1.61%) Software Packaging
7 30 (1.56%) XML
8 26 (1.35%) Web Services
9 23 (1.20%) Middleware
9 23 (1.20%) Oracle Fusion
10 19 (0.99%) Regular Expression
11 18 (0.94%) Ajax
12 15 (0.78%) CSS
13 13 (0.68%) jQuery
14 12 (0.63%) Spring
15 11 (0.57%) CGI
15 11 (0.57%) SOAP
15 11 (0.57%) JSON
15 11 (0.57%) ASP.NET MVC
16 10 (0.52%) HTML5
Miscellaneous
1 147 (7.66%) Analytical Skills
2 75 (3.91%) Management Information System
3 63 (3.28%) Clustering
4 43 (2.24%) Statistics
5 39 (2.03%) Computer Science
5 39 (2.03%) Replication
6 36 (1.88%) Mathematics
7 31 (1.61%) PKI
8 27 (1.41%) GIS
8 27 (1.41%) RMADS
9 23 (1.20%) Physics
10 22 (1.15%) Blackberry
10 22 (1.15%) Enterprise Storage
11 21 (1.09%) Open Source
12 19 (0.99%) Fat Client
12 19 (0.99%) Thin Client
13 18 (0.94%) Data Protection Act
14 15 (0.78%) CESG
15 13 (0.68%) Algorithms
16 12 (0.63%) Embedded Systems
Operating Systems
1 581 (30.26%) Windows
2 245 (12.76%) Linux
3 205 (10.68%) Windows Server 2003
4 190 (9.90%) Windows Server 2008
5 134 (6.98%) UNIX
6 96 (5.00%) Windows XP
7 94 (4.90%) Windows 7
7 94 (4.90%) Windows Server 2012
8 63 (3.28%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 52 (2.71%) HPUX
10 29 (1.51%) Solaris
11 25 (1.30%) CentOS
12 22 (1.15%) Windows 8
13 18 (0.94%) Windows 2000
14 11 (0.57%) AIX
14 11 (0.57%) Windows 2000 Server
15 8 (0.42%) Ubuntu
15 8 (0.42%) Oracle Linux
16 5 (0.26%) Android
17 4 (0.21%) Windows NT
Processes & Methodologies
1 482 (25.10%) ITIL
2 139 (7.24%) Agile Software Development
3 133 (6.93%) Service Management
4 129 (6.72%) Service Delivery
5 127 (6.61%) Mentoring
6 122 (6.35%) Incident Management
7 118 (6.15%) Cyber Security
8 115 (5.99%) Project Management
9 114 (5.94%) PRINCE2
10 107 (5.57%) Change Management
10 107 (5.57%) SIEM
11 97 (5.05%) ERP
12 95 (4.95%) Configuration Management
13 93 (4.84%) Information Security
14 91 (4.74%) Root Cause Analysis
15 83 (4.32%) Disaster Recovery
16 78 (4.06%) Software Engineering
17 74 (3.85%) Line Management
18 73 (3.80%) Software Distribution
19 71 (3.70%) Capacity Management
Programming Languages
1 322 (16.77%) SQL
2 134 (6.98%) PowerShell
3 132 (6.88%) C
4 116 (6.04%) Java
5 94 (4.90%) C++
6 88 (4.58%) C#
7 73 (3.80%) JavaScript
8 68 (3.54%) PL/SQL
9 41 (2.14%) Python
10 38 (1.98%) VB
11 35 (1.82%) Perl
12 34 (1.77%) VBScript
13 26 (1.35%) VB.NET
14 24 (1.25%) Shell Script
15 23 (1.20%) PHP
16 22 (1.15%) VBA
17 20 (1.04%) Bash Shell
18 12 (0.63%) Ruby
19 11 (0.57%) Ada
20 6 (0.31%) Delphi
Qualifications
1 1920 (100.00%) Security Cleared
2 606 (31.56%) DV Cleared
3 189 (9.84%) Degree
4 156 (8.13%) Cisco Certification
5 110 (5.73%) CCNA
6 100 (5.21%) Microsoft Certification
7 79 (4.11%) CCNP
8 72 (3.75%) MCSE
9 65 (3.39%) CISSP
10 59 (3.07%) MCP
11 44 (2.29%) ITIL Certification
12 43 (2.24%) CCA
12 43 (2.24%) Citrix Certification
13 32 (1.67%) CTC Cleared
14 30 (1.56%) ISTQB
15 29 (1.51%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
15 29 (1.51%) RHCE
16 25 (1.30%) ISEB
17 24 (1.25%) CISM
17 24 (1.25%) MCITP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 163 (8.49%) SLA
2 63 (3.28%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 31 (1.61%) PCI DSS
4 26 (1.35%) QA
5 11 (0.57%) GPG13
6 5 (0.26%) JSP 440
6 5 (0.26%) ISO 9000
7 4 (0.21%) Sarbanes-Oxley
7 4 (0.21%) JTAG
8 3 (0.16%) ISO 9001
9 2 (0.10%) FISMA
10 1 (0.052%) ISO/IEC 17799
10 1 (0.052%) ISO/IEC 20000
System Software
1 335 (17.45%) Active Directory
2 233 (12.14%) VMware Infrastructure
3 125 (6.51%) Hyper-V
4 82 (4.27%) Microsoft App-V
5 62 (3.23%) XenApp
6 46 (2.40%) VMware ESX
7 44 (2.29%) vSphere
8 41 (2.14%) XenDesktop
9 38 (1.98%) ISA Server
10 36 (1.88%) Terminal Services
11 26 (1.35%) Samba
12 25 (1.30%) XenServer
13 21 (1.09%) Oracle RAC
14 14 (0.73%) NFS
14 14 (0.73%) Forefront TMG
15 12 (0.63%) UAG
15 12 (0.63%) vCloud
16 6 (0.31%) VMware ESXi
17 5 (0.26%) Microsoft Virtual Server
18 4 (0.21%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 195 (10.16%) SCCM
2 79 (4.11%) SCOM
3 60 (3.13%) NetBackup
4 48 (2.50%) EMC NetWorker
5 38 (1.98%) OpenView Configuration Management
6 36 (1.88%) HP SIM
7 32 (1.67%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
8 28 (1.46%) WSUS
9 26 (1.35%) Puppet
9 26 (1.35%) Nagios
10 25 (1.30%) EdgeSight
11 23 (1.20%) HP Quality Center
12 21 (1.09%) HP Data Protector
12 21 (1.09%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
12 21 (1.09%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
13 20 (1.04%) SCOrch
14 18 (0.94%) Cisco Prime
15 16 (0.83%) Cisco LMS
15 16 (0.83%) Opsview
16 14 (0.73%) Cisco CUCM
Vendors
1 458 (23.85%) Microsoft
2 315 (16.41%) VMware
3 285 (14.84%) Cisco
4 283 (14.74%) HP
5 266 (13.85%) Oracle
6 174 (9.06%) Citrix
7 105 (5.47%) Juniper
8 75 (3.91%) EMC
9 71 (3.70%) Symantec
10 66 (3.44%) CheckPoint
11 63 (3.28%) Fujitsu
12 59 (3.07%) IBM
13 58 (3.02%) McAfee
14 47 (2.45%) Red Hat
14 47 (2.45%) F5
15 45 (2.34%) Sun
16 31 (1.61%) Veritas
16 31 (1.61%) AppSense
16 31 (1.61%) Meridio
17 30 (1.56%) NetApp
Hampshire
Datasource Computer Employment
Salary: Benefits!
Posted: 6 hours ago
Southampton, Hampshire
Connectus
Salary: £45000 per annum
Posted: 12 hours ago
Tadley, Hampshire
Polar Recruitment
Salary: £17000 - £26000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 14 hours ago
Tadley, Hampshire
Polar Recruitment
Salary: £38000 - £45000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 14 hours ago
Tadley, Hampshire
Polar Recruitment
Salary: £3000 - £36107 per annum + benefits
Posted: 14 hours ago
Oxfordshire
Experis Ltd
Salary: £55000.00 - £60000.00 per annum + Car Allowance
Posted: 14 hours ago
Southampton, Hampshire
Experis Ltd
Salary: Competitive Package
Posted: 14 hours ago
Reading, Berkshire
Experis Ltd
Salary: £22000.00 - £24000.00 per annum
Posted: 14 hours ago
Basingstoke, Hampshire
Circle Recruitment
Salary: £35000 - £65000 per annum + bens
Posted: 15 hours ago
Southampton, Hampshire
Connectus
Posted: 16 hours ago
Reading, Berkshire
Global Technology Solutions Ltd
Salary: £34000 - £35000 per annum + £1,200 DV allowance
Posted: 18 hours ago
Berkshire
Lorien Resourcing
Salary: Negotiable + bonus + pension
Posted: 18 hours ago
Southampton, Hampshire
Experis Ltd
Salary: Benefits
Posted: 18 hours ago
Southampton, Hampshire
Experis Ltd
Salary: benefits
Posted: 19 hours ago
Reading, Berkshire
Global Technology Solutions Ltd
Salary: £22979 - £24179 per annum
Posted: 20 hours ago
Andover, Hampshire
Experis Ltd
Salary: £50000.00 - £60000.00 per annum + benefits
Posted: 23 hours ago
Southampton, Hampshire
Experis Ltd
Posted: 23 hours ago
Aldershot, Hampshire
Experis Ltd
Salary: £40000.00 - £50000.00 per annum + benefits
Posted: 23 hours ago
Aldershot, Hampshire
Experis Ltd
Salary: £1 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Middlesex
WA Consultants
Salary: negotiable
Posted: Yesterday