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 31 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
31 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Security Check (SC) Clearance
Rank 75 40 56
Rank change year-on-year
-35 +16
Permanent jobs citing SC Cleared 770 1253 944
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 3.71% 5.53% 4.28%
As % of the Qualifications category 11.80% 16.45% 13.11%
Number of salaries quoted 553 858 616
Average salary £45,000 £47,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.26% +5.55%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,750 £75,000 £62,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £48,750 £45,000
% change year-on-year
-7.69% +8.33%
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
6524 7618 7203
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 31.46% 33.64% 32.67%
Number of salaries quoted 5108 5857 5797
Average salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +1.19%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £26,000 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £60,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.65% +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 31 July 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 31 July 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 -9 264 £38,500 -18.94% 38
Berkshire -39 197 £52,250 +1.45% 29
Surrey -27 112 £45,000 - 13
Buckinghamshire +32 88 £50,000 +23.45% 8
Oxfordshire +47 42 £42,500 -8.60% 6
West Sussex +19 28 £55,750 +31.17% 1
Kent +9 13 £41,250 +37.50% 6
Middlesex +9 10 £28,750 -17.85%
M4 Corridor - 1 £60,000 -
SC Cleared
England

SC Cleared
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 31 July 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 1654 (100.00%) Security Cleared
2 449 (27.15%) Windows
3 447 (27.03%) Microsoft
4 392 (23.70%) ITIL
5 342 (20.68%) DV Cleared
6 275 (16.63%) Active Directory
7 248 (14.99%) Cisco
8 233 (14.09%) Linux
9 223 (13.48%) VMware
10 217 (13.12%) SQL
11 210 (12.70%) Finance
12 202 (12.21%) Degree
13 200 (12.09%) MS Excel
14 197 (11.91%) Firewall
15 192 (11.61%) HP
16 187 (11.31%) Oracle
17 178 (10.76%) SLA
18 160 (9.67%) Agile Software Development
18 160 (9.67%) Windows Server 2008
19 159 (9.61%) VMware Infrastructure
20 148 (8.95%) Windows Server 2003
21 147 (8.89%) Cisco Certification
22 146 (8.83%) Citrix
23 144 (8.71%) Project Management
24 139 (8.40%) UNIX
25 138 (8.34%) Telecoms
26 135 (8.16%) SCCM
27 125 (7.56%) WAN
28 124 (7.50%) DNS
28 124 (7.50%) C

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

For the 6 months to 31 July 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
1 109 (6.59%) MS Exchange
2 89 (5.38%) SharePoint
3 79 (4.78%) Exchange Server 2010
4 61 (3.69%) Lync
5 49 (2.96%) Exchange Server 2007
6 46 (2.78%) IIS
7 36 (2.18%) Exchange Server 2003
8 26 (1.57%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
8 26 (1.57%) SharePoint 2013
9 23 (1.39%) Exchange Server 2013
10 21 (1.27%) SharePoint Server
11 20 (1.21%) JBoss
12 19 (1.15%) Apache
13 17 (1.03%) SharePoint 2010
14 14 (0.85%) Office Communications Server
14 14 (0.85%) Tomcat
14 14 (0.85%) Elasticsearch
15 13 (0.79%) WebSphere
16 9 (0.54%) WebLogic
16 9 (0.54%) CMS
Applications
1 200 (12.09%) MS Excel
2 80 (4.84%) MS Office
3 32 (1.93%) MS PowerPoint
4 22 (1.33%) MS Visio
5 16 (0.97%) MS Project
6 6 (0.36%) Spreadsheet
7 1 (0.060%) InfoPath
Business Applications
1 39 (2.36%) Oracle EBS R12
2 34 (2.06%) Oracle EBS
3 19 (1.15%) Oracle Applications
4 18 (1.09%) Oracle HRMS
5 16 (0.97%) Oracle General Ledger
5 16 (0.97%) Oracle Payables
5 16 (0.97%) Oracle Receivables
6 15 (0.91%) Dynamics CRM
7 8 (0.48%) Primavera
7 8 (0.48%) Oracle 11i
8 7 (0.42%) Summit
9 5 (0.30%) Oracle ERP
9 5 (0.30%) SAP CRM
9 5 (0.30%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
10 4 (0.24%) SAP Oil and Gas
11 3 (0.18%) Oracle Payroll
11 3 (0.18%) Teamcenter
11 3 (0.18%) LabWindows
11 3 (0.18%) Oracle iRecruitment
11 3 (0.18%) SAP SRM
Cloud Services
1 70 (4.23%) Office 365
2 12 (0.73%) SaaS
3 11 (0.67%) Microsoft Azure
4 8 (0.48%) Cloud Computing
4 8 (0.48%) Azure Active Directory
5 5 (0.30%) IaaS
6 4 (0.24%) SuccessFactors
7 3 (0.18%) PaaS
8 2 (0.12%) Yammer
Communications & Networking
1 197 (11.91%) Firewall
2 125 (7.56%) WAN
3 124 (7.50%) DNS
4 121 (7.32%) LAN
5 118 (7.13%) TCP/IP
6 86 (5.20%) DHCP
7 85 (5.14%) SAN
8 65 (3.93%) Wireless
9 55 (3.33%) VoIP
10 40 (2.42%) HTTP
11 37 (2.24%) NetScaler
12 36 (2.18%) Network Security
13 34 (2.06%) SMTP
13 34 (2.06%) Internet
14 32 (1.93%) Cisco Nexus
15 31 (1.87%) Cisco ASA
16 29 (1.75%) Wireshark
17 24 (1.45%) Fibre Channel
17 24 (1.45%) MPLS
17 24 (1.45%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 78 (4.72%) SQL Server
2 36 (2.18%) Big Data
3 33 (2.00%) Oracle Database
4 30 (1.81%) Relational Database
5 19 (1.15%) Oracle Reports
6 15 (0.91%) MySQL
7 13 (0.79%) QlikView
8 11 (0.67%) NoSQL
8 11 (0.67%) RDBMS
9 10 (0.60%) Data Warehouse
10 8 (0.48%) Oracle BI EE
11 7 (0.42%) Hadoop
11 7 (0.42%) SQL Server 2005
12 6 (0.36%) SQL Server Integration Services
12 6 (0.36%) EDRMS
13 5 (0.30%) IDOL
13 5 (0.30%) BusinessObjects
13 5 (0.30%) MongoDB
14 4 (0.24%) Oracle Database 10g
14 4 (0.24%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 46 (2.78%) Subversion
2 30 (1.81%) Git (software)
3 27 (1.63%) Oracle Forms
4 23 (1.39%) Rational DOORS
5 21 (1.27%) Selenium
6 15 (0.91%) LoadRunner
7 14 (0.85%) ClearCase
8 13 (0.79%) Bugzilla
8 13 (0.79%) JIRA
9 10 (0.60%) Maven
9 10 (0.60%) TestDirector
9 10 (0.60%) Visual Studio
10 9 (0.54%) Jenkins
11 7 (0.42%) MSI
12 6 (0.36%) JUnit
12 6 (0.36%) Eclipse
12 6 (0.36%) VSS/SourceSafe
13 5 (0.30%) NetBeans
13 5 (0.30%) HP UFT
13 5 (0.30%) eggPlant
General
1 210 (12.70%) Finance
2 138 (8.34%) Telecoms
3 29 (1.75%) Publishing
4 26 (1.57%) Marketing
5 20 (1.21%) Manufacturing
6 18 (1.09%) Military
6 18 (1.09%) Aerospace
6 18 (1.09%) Retail
7 17 (1.03%) Legal
8 9 (0.54%) Banking
9 8 (0.48%) Law
10 7 (0.42%) Electronics
11 5 (0.30%) Advertising
12 4 (0.24%) Avionics
13 3 (0.18%) Billing
14 1 (0.060%) Arabic Language
14 1 (0.060%) French Language
14 1 (0.060%) German Language
Job Titles
1 331 (20.01%) Analyst
2 146 (8.83%) Consultant
3 127 (7.68%) Developer
4 124 (7.50%) Project Manager
5 103 (6.23%) Architect
5 103 (6.23%) Support Engineer
6 81 (4.90%) Administrator
7 71 (4.29%) Systems Engineer
8 69 (4.17%) Network Engineer
9 65 (3.93%) Systems Administrator
10 63 (3.81%) Support Analyst
11 59 (3.57%) Infrastructure Engineer
12 52 (3.14%) Senior Manager
13 49 (2.96%) Applications Support
14 48 (2.90%) Business Analyst
15 43 (2.60%) Security Consultant
16 40 (2.42%) Applications Support Analyst
17 39 (2.36%) Integration Engineer
17 39 (2.36%) Agile Project Manager
18 36 (2.18%) Junior
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 71 (4.29%) HTML
1 71 (4.29%) .NET
2 45 (2.72%) CSS
2 45 (2.72%) JSP
3 43 (2.60%) XML
4 42 (2.54%) ASP.NET
5 31 (1.87%) Software Packaging
6 29 (1.75%) jQuery
7 26 (1.57%) Web Services
8 23 (1.39%) ASP.NET Web Forms
9 20 (1.21%) J2EE
10 19 (1.15%) HTML5
11 18 (1.09%) XSLT
12 16 (0.97%) Regular Expression
13 15 (0.91%) ASP.NET MVC
14 14 (0.85%) WCF
14 14 (0.85%) .NET Framework
14 14 (0.85%) JSON
15 11 (0.67%) LINQ
15 11 (0.67%) Entity Framework
Miscellaneous
1 110 (6.65%) Analytical Skills
2 108 (6.53%) Data Centre
3 54 (3.26%) Clustering
4 47 (2.84%) Computer Science
5 42 (2.54%) Management Information System
6 35 (2.12%) Replication
7 34 (2.06%) Mathematics
8 29 (1.75%) RMADS
9 27 (1.63%) Enterprise Storage
9 27 (1.63%) Fat Client
9 27 (1.63%) Thin Client
10 25 (1.51%) Blackberry
11 23 (1.39%) HP Storage
12 21 (1.27%) Statistics
13 20 (1.21%) CESG
14 19 (1.15%) PKI
15 17 (1.03%) Physics
16 16 (0.97%) Data Protection Act
16 16 (0.97%) GIS
17 12 (0.73%) Embedded Systems
Operating Systems
1 449 (27.15%) Windows
2 233 (14.09%) Linux
3 160 (9.67%) Windows Server 2008
4 148 (8.95%) Windows Server 2003
5 139 (8.40%) UNIX
6 93 (5.62%) Windows Server 2012
7 66 (3.99%) Windows 7
8 56 (3.39%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 44 (2.66%) Solaris
10 43 (2.60%) Windows XP
11 27 (1.63%) Windows 8
12 13 (0.79%) CentOS
12 13 (0.79%) Ubuntu
13 12 (0.73%) Android
14 10 (0.60%) HPUX
15 6 (0.36%) Windows 2000
15 6 (0.36%) Windows NT
16 4 (0.24%) Fedora
17 3 (0.18%) Apple iOS
18 2 (0.12%) Oracle Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 392 (23.70%) ITIL
2 160 (9.67%) Agile Software Development
3 144 (8.71%) Project Management
4 123 (7.44%) Mentoring
5 111 (6.71%) Cyber Security
6 110 (6.65%) PRINCE2
7 100 (6.05%) Service Delivery
8 97 (5.86%) Change Management
8 97 (5.86%) Information Security
9 94 (5.68%) Service Management
10 89 (5.38%) Configuration Management
11 87 (5.26%) SIEM
12 86 (5.20%) Disaster Recovery
13 81 (4.90%) Incident Management
14 78 (4.72%) Scrum
15 76 (4.59%) Software Engineering
16 72 (4.35%) ERP
17 71 (4.29%) Stakeholder Management
18 70 (4.23%) Migration
19 63 (3.81%) UML
Programming Languages
1 217 (13.12%) SQL
2 124 (7.50%) C
2 124 (7.50%) Java
3 96 (5.80%) PowerShell
4 79 (4.78%) C#
5 77 (4.66%) C++
6 69 (4.17%) JavaScript
7 55 (3.33%) Perl
8 51 (3.08%) Python
9 41 (2.48%) PL/SQL
9 41 (2.48%) VB.NET
10 31 (1.87%) Bash Shell
11 20 (1.21%) VB
12 18 (1.09%) Shell Script
13 15 (0.91%) VBScript
14 14 (0.85%) T-SQL
15 13 (0.79%) VBA
16 12 (0.73%) PHP
17 11 (0.67%) Ada
18 10 (0.60%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 1654 (100.00%) Security Cleared
2 342 (20.68%) DV Cleared
3 202 (12.21%) Degree
4 147 (8.89%) Cisco Certification
5 106 (6.41%) Microsoft Certification
5 106 (6.41%) CCNA
6 82 (4.96%) CCNP
7 70 (4.23%) MCSE
8 67 (4.05%) CISSP
9 61 (3.69%) MCP
10 44 (2.66%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
11 39 (2.36%) CCA
11 39 (2.36%) Citrix Certification
12 37 (2.24%) MCSA
13 35 (2.12%) CISM
14 30 (1.81%) ISTQB
15 29 (1.75%) ISEB
16 25 (1.51%) ITIL Certification
17 21 (1.27%) PRINCE2 Certification
18 19 (1.15%) RHCE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 178 (10.76%) SLA
2 50 (3.02%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 34 (2.06%) PCI DSS
4 26 (1.57%) QA
5 11 (0.67%) JSP 440
6 8 (0.48%) ISO 9001
6 8 (0.48%) GPG13
7 2 (0.12%) Data Quality
7 2 (0.12%) Sarbanes-Oxley
8 1 (0.060%) ISO 9000
8 1 (0.060%) ISO/IEC 20000
8 1 (0.060%) COBIT
8 1 (0.060%) FISMA
System Software
1 275 (16.63%) Active Directory
2 159 (9.61%) VMware Infrastructure
3 113 (6.83%) Hyper-V
4 65 (3.93%) Microsoft App-V
5 50 (3.02%) XenApp
6 48 (2.90%) vSphere
7 35 (2.12%) VMware ESX
8 33 (2.00%) Terminal Services
8 33 (2.00%) XenDesktop
9 28 (1.69%) UAG
10 27 (1.63%) ISA Server
11 21 (1.27%) Forefront TMG
12 18 (1.09%) XenServer
13 15 (0.91%) Samba
14 14 (0.85%) Xen
15 9 (0.54%) NFS
16 7 (0.42%) Snort
17 6 (0.36%) Microsoft Virtual Server
17 6 (0.36%) BitLocker
18 4 (0.24%) vCloud
Systems Management
1 135 (8.16%) SCCM
2 56 (3.39%) SCOM
3 37 (2.24%) HP SIM
4 36 (2.18%) NetBackup
5 34 (2.06%) EMC NetWorker
6 23 (1.39%) HP Data Protector
6 23 (1.39%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
7 22 (1.33%) WSUS
8 20 (1.21%) EdgeSight
9 13 (0.79%) HP Quality Center
10 12 (0.73%) OpenView Configuration Management
11 11 (0.67%) Puppet
12 10 (0.60%) Nagios
12 10 (0.60%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
13 9 (0.54%) McAfee ePO
13 9 (0.54%) SCVMM
13 9 (0.54%) Forefront Identity Manager
14 8 (0.48%) Backup Exec
15 7 (0.42%) SCSM
15 7 (0.42%) Windows Intune
Vendors
1 447 (27.03%) Microsoft
2 248 (14.99%) Cisco
3 223 (13.48%) VMware
4 192 (11.61%) HP
5 187 (11.31%) Oracle
6 146 (8.83%) Citrix
7 100 (6.05%) Juniper
8 72 (4.35%) Symantec
9 64 (3.87%) CheckPoint
10 59 (3.57%) F5
11 56 (3.39%) Computacenter
12 55 (3.33%) EMC
13 47 (2.84%) McAfee
14 46 (2.78%) Sun
15 41 (2.48%) Red Hat
16 37 (2.24%) SAP
17 33 (2.00%) ArcSight
18 32 (1.93%) IBM
18 32 (1.93%) Blue Coat
19 31 (1.87%) NetApp
Fareham, Hampshire
Executive Recruitment Services (ERS)
Salary: £25000 - £36000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Fareham, Hampshire
Executive Recruitment Services (ERS)
Posted: Yesterday
Havant, Hampshire
Executive Recruitment Services (ERS)
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
ComputaCenter
Salary: Competitive
Posted: Yesterday
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
ComputaCenter
Salary: Competitive
Posted: Yesterday
Reading, Berkshire
ISL
Salary: £45000.00 - £55000.00 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Guildford, Surrey
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £40 000 to £90 000 (+ superb package!!!)
Posted: Yesterday
Newbury, Berkshire
Vodafone
Posted: Yesterday
Leatherhead, Surrey
CGI
Salary: £26000 - £45000 per annum + Bonus
Posted: Yesterday
Basingstoke, Hampshire
ARM Information Technology
Salary: other benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Newbury, Berkshire
Vodafone
Posted: 2 days ago
Farnborough, Hampshire
Executive Recruitment Services (ERS)
Posted: 2 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
CGI
Salary: £38000 - £50000 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Hampshire
Executive Recruitment Services (ERS)
Posted: 2 days ago
Portsmouth, Hampshire
Executive Recruitment Services (ERS)
Posted: 2 days ago
Hampshire
Lorien Resourcing
Salary: COMPETITIVE
Posted: 2 days ago
Basingstoke, Hampshire
Lorien Resourcing
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 2 days ago
Woking, Surrey
set2recruit
Salary: From £40,000 to £60,000 per annum + benefits
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Hook, Hampshire
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Salary: From £65,000 to £75,000 per annum + Benefits
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Guildford, Surrey
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