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

Location
3 months to
22 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Security Check (SC) Clearance
Rank 67 49 61
Rank change year-on-year
-18 +12
Permanent jobs citing SC Cleared 805 1088 926
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 3.91% 4.77% 4.15%
As % of the Qualifications category 12.57% 14.26% 12.69%
Number of salaries quoted 556 834 548
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 £31,600 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £72,000 £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
6406 7631 7299
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 31.09% 33.44% 32.72%
Number of salaries quoted 4823 6111 5861
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 £26,000 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £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 22 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 22 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 -2 333 £41,000 -8.88% 38
Berkshire -20 242 £55,000 +2.80% 21
Surrey -45 97 £45,000 -5.26% 22
Buckinghamshire +31 71 £40,000 -6.43% 8
West Sussex -4 17 £46,250 -7.50% 7
Oxfordshire +9 13 £47,000 +44.61% 2
Kent +10 12 £52,000 +15.55% 5
Middlesex +18 9 £42,500 -22.72% 1
M4 Corridor - 1 £60,000 -
SC Cleared
England

SC Cleared
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 22 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 1818 (100.00%) Security Cleared
2 543 (29.87%) Windows
3 540 (29.70%) DV Cleared
4 469 (25.80%) ITIL
5 443 (24.37%) Microsoft
6 312 (17.16%) Active Directory
7 294 (16.17%) VMware
8 291 (16.01%) SQL
9 271 (14.91%) Cisco
10 268 (14.74%) Finance
11 254 (13.97%) HP
12 249 (13.70%) Oracle
13 244 (13.42%) Linux
14 213 (11.72%) MS Excel
14 213 (11.72%) VMware Infrastructure
15 187 (10.29%) Degree
16 185 (10.18%) SCCM
17 184 (10.12%) Windows Server 2008
18 182 (10.01%) Firewall
19 175 (9.63%) Windows Server 2003
20 170 (9.35%) SLA
21 164 (9.02%) Citrix
22 154 (8.47%) Cisco Certification
23 150 (8.25%) Telecoms
24 141 (7.76%) WAN
25 138 (7.59%) Analytical Skills
26 136 (7.48%) LAN
27 133 (7.32%) Agile Software Development
28 131 (7.21%) UNIX
29 130 (7.15%) Service Delivery

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

For the 6 months to 22 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
1 116 (6.38%) MS Exchange
2 86 (4.73%) SharePoint
3 70 (3.85%) Exchange Server 2010
4 65 (3.58%) Lync
5 54 (2.97%) IIS
6 44 (2.42%) Exchange Server 2007
7 38 (2.09%) Apache
8 36 (1.98%) Exchange Server 2003
9 29 (1.60%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
10 28 (1.54%) Exchange Server 2013
11 27 (1.49%) SharePoint 2013
12 24 (1.32%) SharePoint 2010
12 24 (1.32%) SharePoint Server
12 24 (1.32%) WebLogic
13 20 (1.10%) JBoss
14 19 (1.05%) Tomcat
15 15 (0.83%) WebSphere
16 13 (0.72%) Office Communications Server
17 12 (0.66%) Exchange Server 5.5
18 8 (0.44%) ArcGIS
Applications
1 213 (11.72%) MS Excel
2 85 (4.68%) MS Office
3 42 (2.31%) MS PowerPoint
4 22 (1.21%) MS Visio
5 21 (1.16%) MS Project
6 6 (0.33%) Spreadsheet
7 1 (0.055%) Windchill
7 1 (0.055%) InfoPath
Business Applications
1 71 (3.91%) Oracle EBS R12
2 67 (3.69%) Oracle EBS
3 56 (3.08%) Oracle Applications
4 50 (2.75%) Oracle HRMS
5 31 (1.71%) Oracle General Ledger
5 31 (1.71%) Oracle Payables
5 31 (1.71%) Oracle Receivables
6 20 (1.10%) Oracle Payroll
7 12 (0.66%) Dynamics CRM
8 10 (0.55%) Oracle ERP
9 8 (0.44%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
10 7 (0.39%) Primavera
11 5 (0.28%) Remedy ITSM
12 4 (0.22%) Summit
12 4 (0.22%) Teamcenter
13 3 (0.17%) SAP Oil and Gas
13 3 (0.17%) LabWindows
14 2 (0.11%) SAP SRM
14 2 (0.11%) Oracle BPM
14 2 (0.11%) SAP GRC
Cloud Services
1 53 (2.92%) Office 365
2 11 (0.61%) Microsoft Azure
3 9 (0.50%) SaaS
4 6 (0.33%) PaaS
4 6 (0.33%) Cloud Computing
5 5 (0.28%) Azure Active Directory
6 2 (0.11%) Yammer
7 1 (0.055%) Amazon AWS
7 1 (0.055%) IaaS
7 1 (0.055%) IBM SmartCloud
Communications & Networking
1 182 (10.01%) Firewall
2 141 (7.76%) WAN
3 136 (7.48%) LAN
4 125 (6.88%) DNS
5 104 (5.72%) TCP/IP
6 97 (5.34%) DHCP
7 95 (5.23%) SAN
8 61 (3.36%) Wireless
9 55 (3.03%) VoIP
10 46 (2.53%) Wireshark
11 45 (2.48%) HTTP
12 43 (2.37%) Cisco Nexus
13 41 (2.26%) VPN
14 40 (2.20%) Internet
14 40 (2.20%) Network Security
15 37 (2.04%) NetScaler
16 36 (1.98%) Cisco ASA
17 34 (1.87%) SMTP
18 25 (1.38%) Fibre Channel
19 24 (1.32%) iSCSI
Database & Business Intelligence
1 86 (4.73%) SQL Server
2 51 (2.81%) Oracle Database
3 31 (1.71%) Big Data
4 29 (1.60%) Relational Database
5 19 (1.05%) EDRMS
6 18 (0.99%) RDBMS
7 16 (0.88%) IDOL
7 16 (0.88%) Oracle Discoverer
7 16 (0.88%) MySQL
8 15 (0.83%) Oracle Reports
9 13 (0.72%) SQL Server 2005
10 11 (0.61%) QlikView
11 9 (0.50%) Data Warehouse
12 8 (0.44%) NoSQL
12 8 (0.44%) Hadoop
13 7 (0.39%) SQL Server 2008
14 5 (0.28%) Data Mining
14 5 (0.28%) Oracle Database 11g
15 4 (0.22%) Oracle Database 12c
15 4 (0.22%) Oracle Database 10g
Development Applications
1 53 (2.92%) Oracle Forms
2 26 (1.43%) Rational DOORS
3 25 (1.38%) Subversion
4 21 (1.16%) MSI
5 15 (0.83%) VSS/SourceSafe
5 15 (0.83%) Git (software)
6 14 (0.77%) TestDirector
7 12 (0.66%) ClearCase
8 11 (0.61%) Visual Studio
8 11 (0.61%) LoadRunner
8 11 (0.61%) Bugzilla
8 11 (0.61%) JIRA
9 9 (0.50%) Selenium
10 8 (0.44%) Maven
11 6 (0.33%) Eclipse
11 6 (0.33%) JUnit
12 5 (0.28%) QuickTest Pro
13 4 (0.22%) Jenkins
13 4 (0.22%) Ant
14 3 (0.17%) NetBeans
General
1 268 (14.74%) Finance
2 150 (8.25%) Telecoms
3 54 (2.97%) Retail
4 33 (1.82%) Military
5 23 (1.27%) Publishing
6 22 (1.21%) Marketing
7 21 (1.16%) Aerospace
8 15 (0.83%) Manufacturing
8 15 (0.83%) Electronics
9 11 (0.61%) Legal
10 10 (0.55%) Banking
11 7 (0.39%) Back Office
12 6 (0.33%) Advertising
13 4 (0.22%) Avionics
14 3 (0.17%) Law
14 3 (0.17%) Billing
15 1 (0.055%) Arabic Language
15 1 (0.055%) French Language
15 1 (0.055%) German Language
15 1 (0.055%) General Ledger
Job Titles
1 342 (18.81%) Analyst
2 161 (8.86%) Consultant
3 133 (7.32%) Architect
4 122 (6.71%) Support Engineer
5 118 (6.49%) Project Manager
6 114 (6.27%) Developer
7 79 (4.35%) Administrator
8 78 (4.29%) Infrastructure Engineer
9 73 (4.02%) Systems Analyst
10 72 (3.96%) Network Engineer
11 71 (3.91%) Systems Administrator
12 69 (3.80%) Systems Engineer
13 53 (2.92%) Support Analyst
14 50 (2.75%) Security Consultant
14 50 (2.75%) Senior Manager
14 50 (2.75%) Oracle Analyst
15 48 (2.64%) Applications Support
16 39 (2.15%) Software Engineer
17 38 (2.09%) Linux Engineer
17 38 (2.09%) Delivery Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 54 (2.97%) .NET
2 51 (2.81%) HTML
3 43 (2.37%) JSP
4 34 (1.87%) ASP.NET
5 32 (1.76%) Software Packaging
6 28 (1.54%) XML
6 28 (1.54%) J2EE
7 24 (1.32%) Web Services
8 19 (1.05%) CSS
8 19 (1.05%) Oracle Fusion
9 18 (0.99%) Middleware
10 17 (0.94%) jQuery
11 16 (0.88%) Ajax
12 15 (0.83%) Regular Expression
13 12 (0.66%) HTML5
14 11 (0.61%) CGI
14 11 (0.61%) ASP.NET MVC
14 11 (0.61%) Spring
15 10 (0.55%) JSON
15 10 (0.55%) Application Packaging
Miscellaneous
1 138 (7.59%) Analytical Skills
2 71 (3.91%) Management Information System
3 59 (3.25%) Clustering
4 39 (2.15%) Statistics
5 35 (1.93%) Computer Science
6 33 (1.82%) Replication
6 33 (1.82%) Mathematics
7 29 (1.60%) RMADS
8 28 (1.54%) GIS
9 26 (1.43%) PKI
10 24 (1.32%) Blackberry
11 23 (1.27%) Open Source
12 22 (1.21%) Fat Client
12 22 (1.21%) Thin Client
13 21 (1.16%) Enterprise Storage
14 20 (1.10%) Physics
15 19 (1.05%) CESG
16 18 (0.99%) Data Protection Act
17 11 (0.61%) Derivative
17 11 (0.61%) Cryptography
Operating Systems
1 543 (29.87%) Windows
2 244 (13.42%) Linux
3 184 (10.12%) Windows Server 2008
4 175 (9.63%) Windows Server 2003
5 131 (7.21%) UNIX
6 95 (5.23%) Windows Server 2012
7 88 (4.84%) Windows 7
8 82 (4.51%) Windows XP
9 62 (3.41%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 41 (2.26%) HPUX
11 29 (1.60%) Solaris
12 22 (1.21%) CentOS
13 19 (1.05%) Windows 8
14 15 (0.83%) Windows 2000
15 12 (0.66%) Ubuntu
16 8 (0.44%) Oracle Linux
17 7 (0.39%) AIX
17 7 (0.39%) Android
18 3 (0.17%) Windows NT
18 3 (0.17%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 469 (25.80%) ITIL
2 133 (7.32%) Agile Software Development
3 130 (7.15%) Service Delivery
4 122 (6.71%) Service Management
4 122 (6.71%) Mentoring
5 118 (6.49%) Project Management
6 115 (6.33%) PRINCE2
6 115 (6.33%) Incident Management
7 112 (6.16%) Cyber Security
8 103 (5.67%) Change Management
9 100 (5.50%) ERP
10 95 (5.23%) SIEM
11 92 (5.06%) Configuration Management
12 90 (4.95%) Information Security
13 85 (4.68%) Disaster Recovery
14 81 (4.46%) Root Cause Analysis
15 77 (4.24%) Software Engineering
16 69 (3.80%) Line Management
16 69 (3.80%) Migration
17 68 (3.74%) Scrum
Programming Languages
1 291 (16.01%) SQL
2 124 (6.82%) PowerShell
3 122 (6.71%) C
4 109 (6.00%) Java
5 84 (4.62%) C++
6 76 (4.18%) C#
7 70 (3.85%) JavaScript
8 57 (3.14%) PL/SQL
9 39 (2.15%) Python
10 36 (1.98%) VB
11 35 (1.93%) Perl
12 30 (1.65%) VBScript
13 27 (1.49%) VB.NET
14 23 (1.27%) Shell Script
15 21 (1.16%) Bash Shell
16 20 (1.10%) PHP
17 17 (0.94%) VBA
18 11 (0.61%) Ada
18 11 (0.61%) Ruby
19 4 (0.22%) MATLAB
Qualifications
1 1818 (100.00%) Security Cleared
2 540 (29.70%) DV Cleared
3 187 (10.29%) Degree
4 154 (8.47%) Cisco Certification
5 115 (6.33%) CCNA
6 103 (5.67%) Microsoft Certification
7 78 (4.29%) CCNP
8 71 (3.91%) MCSE
9 67 (3.69%) MCP
10 60 (3.30%) CISSP
11 43 (2.37%) ITIL Certification
12 42 (2.31%) CCA
12 42 (2.31%) Citrix Certification
13 35 (1.93%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
14 30 (1.65%) CTC Cleared
14 30 (1.65%) RHCE
15 27 (1.49%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
16 26 (1.43%) ISTQB
17 25 (1.38%) CISM
18 24 (1.32%) MCITP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 170 (9.35%) SLA
2 56 (3.08%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 28 (1.54%) PCI DSS
4 22 (1.21%) QA
5 8 (0.44%) GPG13
5 8 (0.44%) JSP 440
6 4 (0.22%) JTAG
6 4 (0.22%) Sarbanes-Oxley
6 4 (0.22%) ISO 9000
6 4 (0.22%) ISO 9001
7 2 (0.11%) FISMA
8 1 (0.055%) ISO/IEC 17799
8 1 (0.055%) ISO/IEC 20000
System Software
1 312 (17.16%) Active Directory
2 213 (11.72%) VMware Infrastructure
3 127 (6.99%) Hyper-V
4 81 (4.46%) Microsoft App-V
5 59 (3.25%) XenApp
6 46 (2.53%) VMware ESX
7 43 (2.37%) vSphere
8 39 (2.15%) XenDesktop
9 35 (1.93%) Terminal Services
10 33 (1.82%) ISA Server
11 24 (1.32%) XenServer
12 23 (1.27%) Samba
13 18 (0.99%) Oracle RAC
14 16 (0.88%) Forefront TMG
14 16 (0.88%) UAG
15 12 (0.66%) vCloud
16 11 (0.61%) NFS
17 7 (0.39%) Microsoft Virtual Server
18 4 (0.22%) KVM
18 4 (0.22%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 185 (10.18%) SCCM
2 68 (3.74%) SCOM
3 55 (3.03%) NetBackup
4 43 (2.37%) EMC NetWorker
5 38 (2.09%) HP SIM
6 28 (1.54%) OpenView Configuration Management
7 27 (1.49%) WSUS
8 24 (1.32%) EdgeSight
8 24 (1.32%) Puppet
8 24 (1.32%) Nagios
9 23 (1.27%) HP Data Protector
9 23 (1.27%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
10 22 (1.21%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
11 20 (1.10%) SCOrch
12 16 (0.88%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
13 15 (0.83%) HP Quality Center
13 15 (0.83%) Cisco Prime
14 14 (0.77%) Cisco CUCM
15 13 (0.72%) Cisco LMS
15 13 (0.72%) Opsview
Vendors
1 443 (24.37%) Microsoft
2 294 (16.17%) VMware
3 271 (14.91%) Cisco
4 254 (13.97%) HP
5 249 (13.70%) Oracle
6 164 (9.02%) Citrix
7 95 (5.23%) Juniper
8 74 (4.07%) Symantec
9 70 (3.85%) EMC
10 63 (3.47%) CheckPoint
11 51 (2.81%) IBM
12 49 (2.70%) Fujitsu
12 49 (2.70%) F5
13 48 (2.64%) McAfee
14 44 (2.42%) Red Hat
15 40 (2.20%) Sun
16 32 (1.76%) Computacenter
16 32 (1.76%) NetApp
17 28 (1.54%) ArcSight
17 28 (1.54%) Blue Coat
Crawley, Sussex
Thales
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Basingstoke, Hampshire
Thales
Posted: 2 hours ago
Crawley, Sussex
Thales
Posted: 5 hours ago
Crawley, Sussex
Thales
Posted: 5 hours ago
Havant, Hampshire
Executive Recruitment Services (ERS)
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: 18 hours ago
Portsmouth, Hampshire
Informatiq Consulting
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 19 hours ago
Fleet, Hampshire
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £32000 - £38000 per annum + bens
Posted: 19 hours ago
Hook, Hampshire
Rullion IT Plus
Posted: 19 hours ago
South East
Experis Ltd
Salary: £75000.00 - £100000.00 per annum + package
Posted: 20 hours ago
Guildford, Surrey
Lorien Resourcing
Posted: Yesterday
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
ComputaCenter
Salary: comprehensive flexible benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Surrey
Gold Group
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
South East
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £35K - £55K
Posted: Yesterday
South East
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £30k - £85k plus outstanding package
Posted: Yesterday
Fleet, Hampshire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 60,000 + bonus
Posted: Yesterday
South East
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £40K - £70K
Posted: Yesterday
South East
Fenwick Ryan
Salary: £55000 - £75000 per annum + Bonus + Bens + Car
Posted: 2 days ago
Kent
CGI
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Tadley, Hampshire
Polar Recruitment
Salary: £3000 - £36107 per annum + benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Tadley, Hampshire
Polar Recruitment
Salary: £17000 - £26000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 3 days ago