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 18 April 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
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Security Check (SC) Clearance
Rank 55 60 100
Rank change year-on-year
+5 +40
Permanent jobs citing SC Cleared 1037 919 640
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 4.31% 4.09% 2.61%
As % of the Qualifications category 13.26% 12.49% 7.93%
Number of salaries quoted 791 471 532
Average salary £45,000 £42,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% -5.55%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,000 £26,750 £31,000
10% offered a salary of more than £67,450 £61,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+5.88% -5.55%
Qualifications Category
South East
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
7818 7355 8066
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 32.52% 32.77% 32.92%
Number of salaries quoted 6151 5846 7054
Average salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.40% +3.75%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £27,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
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 18 April 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 18 April 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
(Click each for more statistics)
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
Find
Job
Vacancies
Berkshire +2 365 £48,500 +7.77% 22
Hampshire +7 360 £45,000 +5.88% 31
Surrey -17 172 £47,500 +11.76% 14
Buckinghamshire +45 60 £43,500 -17.53% 10
Oxfordshire -19 28 £32,500 +30.00%
Kent -13 25 £45,000 +63.63%
West Sussex -35 19 £55,000 +76.00% 3
Middlesex +3 5 £37,500 +29.31%
East Sussex - 2 £27,500 - 1
SC Cleared
England

SC Cleared
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 18 April 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 1703 (100.00%) Security Cleared
2 508 (29.83%) Windows
3 413 (24.25%) Microsoft
4 406 (23.84%) ITIL
5 373 (21.90%) DV Cleared
6 293 (17.20%) Finance
7 271 (15.91%) Linux
8 262 (15.38%) Telecoms
9 245 (14.39%) SQL
10 239 (14.03%) VMware
11 208 (12.21%) PRINCE2
12 205 (12.04%) Active Directory
13 194 (11.39%) Cisco
14 189 (11.10%) UNIX
14 189 (11.10%) Oracle
15 185 (10.86%) MS Excel
16 179 (10.51%) Degree
17 166 (9.75%) .NET
18 159 (9.34%) HP
19 150 (8.81%) Retail
20 149 (8.75%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
20 149 (8.75%) Project Management
21 147 (8.63%) Firewall
22 146 (8.57%) Java
23 145 (8.51%) Windows Server 2003
24 143 (8.40%) VMware Infrastructure
25 139 (8.16%) Management Information System
26 137 (8.04%) Windows Server 2008
27 132 (7.75%) SharePoint
28 131 (7.69%) SQL Server

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

For the 6 months to 18 April 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
1 132 (7.75%) SharePoint
2 82 (4.82%) MS Exchange
3 47 (2.76%) Exchange Server 2003
4 42 (2.47%) Exchange Server 2010
5 40 (2.35%) Lync
6 31 (1.82%) WebLogic
7 30 (1.76%) WebSphere
7 30 (1.76%) IIS
8 27 (1.59%) IBM Notes
9 23 (1.35%) Exchange Server 2007
10 18 (1.06%) MediaWiki
10 18 (1.06%) SharePoint Server
10 18 (1.06%) Apache
11 11 (0.65%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
12 10 (0.59%) Exchange Server 2000
12 10 (0.59%) Exchange Server 2013
13 9 (0.53%) Tomcat
13 9 (0.53%) MS Project Server
13 9 (0.53%) Office Communications Server
14 8 (0.47%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 185 (10.86%) MS Excel
2 80 (4.70%) MS Office
3 33 (1.94%) MS Project
4 17 (1.00%) MS PowerPoint
5 9 (0.53%) MS Visio
6 4 (0.23%) InfoPath
7 1 (0.059%) Acrobat
Business Applications
1 35 (2.06%) Oracle EBS R12
2 33 (1.94%) Oracle EBS
3 11 (0.65%) Dynamics CRM
4 6 (0.35%) SAP PSCD
5 5 (0.29%) SAP SRM
6 3 (0.18%) SAP FI
6 3 (0.18%) SAP MM
6 3 (0.18%) SAP FI/CO
6 3 (0.18%) SAP CO
6 3 (0.18%) Summit
7 2 (0.12%) Siebel Analytics
7 2 (0.12%) Remedy ITSM
7 2 (0.12%) Oracle Applications
7 2 (0.12%) SAP CRM
7 2 (0.12%) Oracle Payables
8 1 (0.059%) Oracle Receivables
8 1 (0.059%) Oracle Cash Management
8 1 (0.059%) Oracle Assets
8 1 (0.059%) Oracle 11i
8 1 (0.059%) Oracle Financials
Cloud Services
1 12 (0.70%) SaaS
2 9 (0.53%) Office 365
3 7 (0.41%) Cloud Computing
4 6 (0.35%) Microsoft Azure
5 5 (0.29%) IaaS
6 3 (0.18%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 147 (8.63%) Firewall
2 112 (6.58%) DNS
3 106 (6.22%) LAN
4 104 (6.11%) WAN
5 92 (5.40%) DHCP
6 80 (4.70%) SAN
7 71 (4.17%) TCP/IP
8 50 (2.94%) Internet
9 48 (2.82%) Wireless
10 41 (2.41%) Network Security
11 35 (2.06%) HTTP
12 34 (2.00%) PBX
13 32 (1.88%) Cisco Nexus
14 28 (1.64%) NAS
14 28 (1.64%) Wireshark
14 28 (1.64%) VoIP
15 24 (1.41%) Intrusion Detection
16 23 (1.35%) VPN
17 22 (1.29%) MPLS
17 22 (1.29%) SMTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 131 (7.69%) SQL Server
2 62 (3.64%) Oracle Database
3 52 (3.05%) Oracle BI EE
4 47 (2.76%) Oracle Database 10g
5 40 (2.35%) Oracle Database 11g
6 35 (2.06%) MySQL
6 35 (2.06%) Essbase
7 34 (2.00%) Big Data
7 34 (2.00%) Relational Database
8 28 (1.64%) Oracle Exadata
8 28 (1.64%) Oracle Discoverer
9 20 (1.17%) Hadoop
9 20 (1.17%) SQL Server Integration Services
10 15 (0.88%) DTS
11 13 (0.76%) RDBMS
12 10 (0.59%) SQL Server 2005
13 9 (0.53%) EDRMS
13 9 (0.53%) Data Warehouse
13 9 (0.53%) Data Mining
14 8 (0.47%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 24 (1.41%) Eclipse
2 22 (1.29%) Maven
3 21 (1.23%) Subversion
4 19 (1.12%) Visual Studio
5 16 (0.94%) TestDirector
6 14 (0.82%) Selenium
7 11 (0.65%) Jenkins
7 11 (0.65%) Trac
7 11 (0.65%) ClearCase
7 11 (0.65%) Team Foundation Server
8 10 (0.59%) JUnit
9 9 (0.53%) JIRA
10 7 (0.41%) StarTeam
11 6 (0.35%) MSI
12 5 (0.29%) Oracle Forms
12 5 (0.29%) Ant
13 4 (0.23%) Hudson
13 4 (0.23%) Moq
13 4 (0.23%) MSTest
13 4 (0.23%) Git (software)
General
1 293 (17.20%) Finance
2 262 (15.38%) Telecoms
3 150 (8.81%) Retail
4 52 (3.05%) Military
5 37 (2.17%) Legal
6 24 (1.41%) Electronics
6 24 (1.41%) Back Office
7 18 (1.06%) Aerospace
8 16 (0.94%) Law
9 13 (0.76%) Manufacturing
10 11 (0.65%) Marketing
11 10 (0.59%) Banking
11 10 (0.59%) Automotive
12 3 (0.18%) Financial Institution
12 3 (0.18%) Publishing
12 3 (0.18%) General Ledger
12 3 (0.18%) German Language
13 2 (0.12%) Billing
14 1 (0.059%) Games
14 1 (0.059%) Portuguese Language
Job Titles
1 200 (11.74%) Consultant
2 187 (10.98%) Project Manager
3 174 (10.22%) Architect
4 157 (9.22%) Developer
5 150 (8.81%) Analyst
6 98 (5.75%) Administrator
7 95 (5.58%) Network Engineer
8 85 (4.99%) Support Engineer
9 79 (4.64%) Security Consultant
10 71 (4.17%) Security Engineer
11 66 (3.88%) .NET Developer
12 49 (2.88%) Security Analyst
13 48 (2.82%) Programme Manager
14 46 (2.70%) Java Developer
15 43 (2.52%) Systems Administrator
16 42 (2.47%) Solutions Architect
17 36 (2.11%) Software Engineer
18 35 (2.06%) Team Leader
19 34 (2.00%) Designer
20 32 (1.88%) Security Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 166 (9.75%) .NET
2 101 (5.93%) ASP.NET
3 90 (5.28%) HTML
4 70 (4.11%) Web Services
5 52 (3.05%) XML
6 51 (2.99%) Spring
7 47 (2.76%) Hibernate
8 44 (2.58%) WCF
9 42 (2.47%) SOAP
10 36 (2.11%) WF
11 28 (1.64%) CSS
12 27 (1.59%) J2EE
13 26 (1.53%) .NET Framework
14 25 (1.47%) Regular Expression
15 23 (1.35%) HTML5
15 23 (1.35%) jQuery
16 21 (1.23%) ASP.NET MVC
17 13 (0.76%) Middleware
18 12 (0.70%) Ajax
18 12 (0.70%) Lucene
Miscellaneous
1 139 (8.16%) Management Information System
2 54 (3.17%) Clustering
3 53 (3.11%) RMADS
4 50 (2.94%) Open Source
5 45 (2.64%) Computer Science
6 44 (2.58%) CESG
7 37 (2.17%) PKI
7 37 (2.17%) Mathematics
7 37 (2.17%) Oracle Exalytics
8 25 (1.47%) Replication
9 21 (1.23%) CESG CLAS
10 20 (1.17%) Fat Client
10 20 (1.17%) Cryptography
10 20 (1.17%) Thin Client
11 19 (1.12%) Statistics
12 18 (1.06%) Enterprise Software
13 16 (0.94%) Blackberry
14 14 (0.82%) Physics
14 14 (0.82%) Enterprise Storage
14 14 (0.82%) N-Tier
Operating Systems
1 508 (29.83%) Windows
2 271 (15.91%) Linux
3 189 (11.10%) UNIX
4 145 (8.51%) Windows Server 2003
5 137 (8.04%) Windows Server 2008
6 72 (4.23%) Windows XP
7 52 (3.05%) Windows 7
8 45 (2.64%) Solaris
9 40 (2.35%) Oracle Linux
10 38 (2.23%) Windows 2000
11 30 (1.76%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
12 29 (1.70%) AIX
12 29 (1.70%) HPUX
13 16 (0.94%) Android
14 15 (0.88%) CentOS
15 9 (0.53%) Windows Server 2012
16 8 (0.47%) MVS
17 5 (0.29%) Windows NT
17 5 (0.29%) Windows Vista
17 5 (0.29%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 406 (23.84%) ITIL
2 208 (12.21%) PRINCE2
3 149 (8.75%) Project Management
4 107 (6.28%) Service Delivery
5 95 (5.58%) Service Management
6 90 (5.28%) Stakeholder Management
7 88 (5.17%) Supplier Management
8 83 (4.87%) Disaster Recovery
9 82 (4.82%) Information Security
10 76 (4.46%) Risk Management
11 73 (4.29%) SIEM
12 71 (4.17%) Cyber Security
13 70 (4.11%) Software Engineering
14 69 (4.05%) Network Design
15 62 (3.64%) Risk Assessment
16 56 (3.29%) Programme Management
16 56 (3.29%) Configuration Management
17 55 (3.23%) Security Architecture
18 52 (3.05%) Information Assurance
19 50 (2.94%) MVC
Programming Languages
1 245 (14.39%) SQL
2 146 (8.57%) Java
3 126 (7.40%) C#
4 98 (5.75%) C
5 74 (4.35%) PowerShell
6 72 (4.23%) VB.NET
7 55 (3.23%) JavaScript
8 53 (3.11%) Python
9 48 (2.82%) C++
10 47 (2.76%) Shell Script
11 41 (2.41%) VB
12 39 (2.29%) PL/SQL
13 36 (2.11%) Perl
14 31 (1.82%) T-SQL
15 29 (1.70%) Bash Shell
16 21 (1.23%) VBA
17 20 (1.17%) VB6
17 20 (1.17%) Ruby
17 20 (1.17%) VBScript
18 10 (0.59%) Ada
Qualifications
1 1703 (100.00%) Security Cleared
2 373 (21.90%) DV Cleared
3 179 (10.51%) Degree
4 149 (8.75%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
5 110 (6.46%) Cisco Certification
6 90 (5.28%) CCNP
7 78 (4.58%) CISSP
8 70 (4.11%) Microsoft Certification
9 56 (3.29%) CTC Cleared
10 45 (2.64%) MCSE
11 40 (2.35%) CCNA
12 34 (2.00%) ISTQB
13 32 (1.88%) PRINCE2 Certification
14 30 (1.76%) ISEB
15 29 (1.70%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
16 28 (1.64%) MCP
17 24 (1.41%) CISM
18 18 (1.06%) MCITP
18 18 (1.06%) CISA
19 14 (0.82%) GCIA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 86 (5.05%) SLA
2 66 (3.88%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 42 (2.47%) QA
4 31 (1.82%) PCI DSS
5 15 (0.88%) GPG13
6 14 (0.82%) ISO 9001
7 7 (0.41%) COBIT
8 4 (0.23%) DO-178B
9 3 (0.18%) CESG Infosec
9 3 (0.18%) JSP 440
10 2 (0.12%) Sarbanes-Oxley
11 1 (0.059%) TickIT
11 1 (0.059%) ISO 14001
11 1 (0.059%) ISO 14000
11 1 (0.059%) IEC 61508
System Software
1 205 (12.04%) Active Directory
2 143 (8.40%) VMware Infrastructure
3 58 (3.41%) Hyper-V
4 46 (2.70%) vSphere
5 41 (2.41%) vCloud
6 35 (2.06%) XenApp
7 28 (1.64%) Oracle RMAN
8 27 (1.59%) Oracle RAC
9 24 (1.41%) VMware ESXi
10 22 (1.29%) VMware ESX
11 17 (1.00%) Snort
12 15 (0.88%) Terminal Services
13 13 (0.76%) XenDesktop
14 12 (0.70%) Microsoft App-V
15 9 (0.53%) ISA Server
16 8 (0.47%) DFS Replication
16 8 (0.47%) UAG
17 7 (0.41%) Microsoft Virtual Server
17 7 (0.41%) Forefront TMG
18 3 (0.18%) Xen
Systems Management
1 69 (4.05%) SCCM
2 52 (3.05%) SCOM
3 49 (2.88%) EMC NetWorker
4 45 (2.64%) NetBackup
5 33 (1.94%) HP Quality Center
6 31 (1.82%) WSUS
7 30 (1.76%) HP SIM
8 22 (1.29%) OpenView Configuration Management
9 18 (1.06%) Norton AntiVirus
10 17 (1.00%) Backup Exec
11 16 (0.94%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
12 11 (0.65%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
13 10 (0.59%) McAfee ePO
14 8 (0.47%) SCDPM
15 5 (0.29%) Netcool
15 5 (0.29%) ARCserve
15 5 (0.29%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
16 4 (0.23%) Nessus
16 4 (0.23%) Tivoli
16 4 (0.23%) AppDNA
Vendors
1 413 (24.25%) Microsoft
2 239 (14.03%) VMware
3 194 (11.39%) Cisco
4 189 (11.10%) Oracle
5 159 (9.34%) HP
6 130 (7.63%) Fujitsu
7 119 (6.99%) Citrix
8 95 (5.58%) Juniper
9 55 (3.23%) Symantec
10 49 (2.88%) McAfee
10 49 (2.88%) EMC
10 49 (2.88%) F5
11 36 (2.11%) Red Hat
12 33 (1.94%) SAP
13 32 (1.88%) Sun
14 30 (1.76%) Hyperion
15 28 (1.64%) JBoss
16 27 (1.59%) Lotus
16 27 (1.59%) Sourcefire
17 26 (1.53%) Riverbed
Hampshire
KDR
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + Bonus + Excellent Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
High Wycombe, Buckinghamshire
Connectus
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Southampton, Hampshire
Connectus
Posted: Yesterday
Guildford, Surrey
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: From £60,000 to £85,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Reading, Berkshire
Global Technology Solutions Ltd
Salary: £23000 - £25200 per annum + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Southampton, Hampshire
Vertical IT
Salary: £40000 - £61000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Reading, Berkshire
EXCELerate
Salary: From £85,000 to £130,000 per annum Excellent Corporate Benefits Packag
Posted: Yesterday
Fareham, Hampshire
Executive Recruitment Services (ERS)
Salary: £25000 - £43000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Havant, Hampshire
Executive Recruitment Services (ERS)
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Farnborough, Hampshire
Executive Recruitment Services (ERS)
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Aldershot, Hampshire
Experis IT
Salary: £55000 - £60000 per annum + car fund + flexible benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Guildford, Surrey
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 45000 - 70000
Posted: Yesterday
Reading, Berkshire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 30000 - 70000
Posted: Yesterday
Reading, Berkshire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 30k - 60k
Posted: Yesterday
Reading, Berkshire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 55000 - 75000 + Excellent benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Farnborough, Hampshire
Executive Recruitment Services (ERS)
Salary: £60000 - £70000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Horsham, West Sussex
Connectus
Salary: £45000 - £68000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Havant, Hampshire
Executive Recruitment Services (ERS)
Salary: £60000 - £70000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Southampton, Hampshire
Fenwick Ryan
Salary: £35000 - £55000 per annum + Excellent Bens + Training
Posted: 2 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Global Technology Solutions Ltd
Salary: £20000 - £21000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago