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 1 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
1 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Security Check (SC) Clearance
Rank 47 64 75
Rank change year-on-year
+17 +11
Permanent jobs citing SC Cleared 1082 874 872
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 5.02% 4.11% 3.85%
As % of the Qualifications category 15.21% 13.08% 11.15%
Number of salaries quoted 748 567 688
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 £27,500 £31,500
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £60,000 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £45,000 £43,500
% change year-on-year
+11.11% +3.44%
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
7112 6682 7822
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 32.98% 31.43% 34.53%
Number of salaries quoted 5430 5394 6694
Average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,750 £26,500 £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 1 October 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 1 October 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 +1 423 £52,500 +10.52% 29
Hampshire +4 384 £48,000 +20.00% 56
Surrey +7 147 £45,000 - 14
Buckinghamshire +4 48 £40,000 -8.04% 12
East Sussex 0 24 £40,000 -8.57% 1
Kent +11 17 £36,250 -2.02% 12
West Sussex -32 11 £60,000 +60.00%
Oxfordshire +7 8 £46,500 +3.33% 1
Middlesex -3 5 £60,000 +108.69% 2
Thames Valley - 3 £62,500 -
M4 Corridor - 1 £55,000 -
SC Cleared
England

SC Cleared
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 1 October 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 2367 (100.00%) Security Cleared
2 763 (32.23%) Windows
3 608 (25.69%) Microsoft
4 548 (23.15%) DV Cleared
5 432 (18.25%) Finance
6 393 (16.60%) SQL
7 380 (16.05%) ITIL
8 378 (15.97%) Active Directory
9 352 (14.87%) Telecoms
10 331 (13.98%) Oracle
11 307 (12.97%) VMware
12 297 (12.55%) Windows Server 2003
13 285 (12.04%) Linux
14 267 (11.28%) Retail
15 256 (10.82%) SharePoint
16 250 (10.56%) MS Excel
17 248 (10.48%) Agile Software Development
18 233 (9.84%) Windows Server 2008
19 218 (9.21%) VMware Infrastructure
20 217 (9.17%) Degree
21 215 (9.08%) HP
22 203 (8.58%) Fujitsu
23 202 (8.53%) PRINCE2
24 201 (8.49%) Firewall
25 197 (8.32%) Cisco
26 196 (8.28%) Java
27 193 (8.15%) DNS
28 190 (8.03%) Project Management
29 181 (7.65%) Analytical Skills
30 178 (7.52%) .NET

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

For the 6 months to 1 October 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
1 256 (10.82%) SharePoint
2 163 (6.89%) MS Exchange
3 89 (3.76%) SharePoint 2010
4 88 (3.72%) Exchange Server 2003
5 76 (3.21%) Apache
6 75 (3.17%) Exchange Server 2010
7 71 (3.00%) IIS
8 60 (2.53%) SharePoint Server
9 53 (2.24%) WebLogic
10 51 (2.15%) Exchange Server 2013
11 50 (2.11%) Exchange Server 2007
12 39 (1.65%) WebSphere
13 37 (1.56%) Exchange Server 5.5
14 35 (1.48%) Lync
15 31 (1.31%) MS Project Server
16 29 (1.23%) BizTalk Server
17 27 (1.14%) Oracle Workflow
18 26 (1.10%) Exchange Server 2000
19 22 (0.93%) MediaWiki
20 21 (0.89%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
Applications
1 250 (10.56%) MS Excel
2 78 (3.30%) MS Office
3 37 (1.56%) MS Project
4 24 (1.01%) MS Visio
5 18 (0.76%) MS PowerPoint
6 8 (0.34%) InfoPath
7 1 (0.042%) Pro/ENGINEER
Business Applications
1 87 (3.68%) Oracle EBS
2 64 (2.70%) Oracle ERP
3 56 (2.37%) Oracle EBS R12
4 53 (2.24%) Oracle Applications
5 17 (0.72%) Oracle iRecruitment
6 5 (0.21%) Maximo
6 5 (0.21%) Oracle Financials
7 3 (0.13%) Dynamics CRM
7 3 (0.13%) Summit
7 3 (0.13%) Oracle CRM
7 3 (0.13%) Oracle HRMS
7 3 (0.13%) Oracle Payroll
8 2 (0.084%) Oracle Payables
8 2 (0.084%) Oracle Receivables
8 2 (0.084%) Oracle Cash Management
8 2 (0.084%) Oracle Assets
8 2 (0.084%) Oracle 11i
8 2 (0.084%) Oracle General Ledger
8 2 (0.084%) Hyperion Planning
8 2 (0.084%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 16 (0.68%) Taleo
2 15 (0.63%) Office 365
3 11 (0.46%) Cloud Computing
4 10 (0.42%) IaaS
5 8 (0.34%) SaaS
6 4 (0.17%) Microsoft Azure
6 4 (0.17%) Amazon AWS
7 1 (0.042%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 201 (8.49%) Firewall
2 193 (8.15%) DNS
3 120 (5.07%) DHCP
4 85 (3.59%) SAN
5 78 (3.30%) Internet
6 77 (3.25%) TCP/IP
7 72 (3.04%) WAN
8 70 (2.96%) LAN
9 59 (2.49%) Network Security
10 52 (2.20%) LDAP
11 50 (2.11%) ISDN
12 48 (2.03%) HTTP
13 46 (1.94%) Wireshark
14 44 (1.86%) Wireless
15 40 (1.69%) VoIP
15 40 (1.69%) tcpdump
16 38 (1.61%) X.509
16 38 (1.61%) Cisco ASA
17 35 (1.48%) VPN
18 32 (1.35%) Intrusion Detection
Database & Business Intelligence
1 175 (7.39%) SQL Server
2 78 (3.30%) Oracle Database
3 60 (2.53%) EDRMS
4 54 (2.28%) Oracle Discoverer
5 43 (1.82%) MySQL
6 42 (1.77%) IDOL
7 35 (1.48%) Relational Database
8 25 (1.06%) RDBMS
9 24 (1.01%) SQL Server 2008
10 19 (0.80%) SQL Server 2005
10 19 (0.80%) Hadoop
11 18 (0.76%) Oracle Database 11g
12 17 (0.72%) Oracle Database 10g
12 17 (0.72%) Data Mining
12 17 (0.72%) Oracle Reports
12 17 (0.72%) Big Data
13 15 (0.63%) Oracle BI EE
14 14 (0.59%) Oracle BI Publisher
15 13 (0.55%) Data Warehouse
16 10 (0.42%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 76 (3.21%) TestDirector
2 51 (2.15%) Subversion
3 39 (1.65%) QuickTest Pro
4 38 (1.61%) Maven
5 35 (1.48%) Visual Studio
6 31 (1.31%) Jenkins
7 28 (1.18%) Selenium
8 25 (1.06%) Eclipse
8 25 (1.06%) Oracle Forms
9 22 (0.93%) GCC
10 21 (0.89%) Team Foundation Server
10 21 (0.89%) WinRunner
10 21 (0.89%) GDB
11 20 (0.84%) JIRA
12 19 (0.80%) Git (software)
13 15 (0.63%) LoadRunner
14 13 (0.55%) JUnit
15 10 (0.42%) PVCS
16 9 (0.38%) WebDriver
16 9 (0.38%) ClearCase
General
1 432 (18.25%) Finance
2 352 (14.87%) Telecoms
3 267 (11.28%) Retail
4 78 (3.30%) Military
5 67 (2.83%) Back Office
6 42 (1.77%) Legal
7 41 (1.73%) German Language
8 34 (1.44%) Aerospace
9 32 (1.35%) Electronics
10 18 (0.76%) Marketing
10 18 (0.76%) Local Government
11 16 (0.68%) Law
12 15 (0.63%) Publishing
13 8 (0.34%) Automotive
14 7 (0.30%) Banking
14 7 (0.30%) Manufacturing
15 6 (0.25%) Italian Language
15 6 (0.25%) French Language
15 6 (0.25%) Spanish Language
16 5 (0.21%) Danish Language
Job Titles
1 340 (14.36%) Analyst
2 296 (12.51%) Consultant
3 283 (11.96%) Architect
4 208 (8.79%) Support Engineer
5 202 (8.53%) Developer
6 155 (6.55%) Project Manager
7 86 (3.63%) Test Analyst
8 84 (3.55%) Security Consultant
9 77 (3.25%) Security Engineer
10 71 (3.00%) Security Analyst
11 67 (2.83%) Network Engineer
12 64 (2.70%) Solutions Architect
13 57 (2.41%) Senior Analyst
13 57 (2.41%) Java Developer
13 57 (2.41%) 3rd Line Support
14 56 (2.37%) Test Manager
14 56 (2.37%) Security Architect
15 53 (2.24%) Business Analyst
15 53 (2.24%) Administrator
16 49 (2.07%) Team Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 178 (7.52%) .NET
2 118 (4.99%) HTML
3 103 (4.35%) ASP.NET
4 99 (4.18%) XML
5 76 (3.21%) Web Services
6 66 (2.79%) .NET Framework
7 64 (2.70%) Hibernate
8 62 (2.62%) Spring
9 59 (2.49%) SOAP
10 50 (2.11%) J2EE
11 47 (1.99%) Middleware
12 42 (1.77%) WCF
13 35 (1.48%) CSS
14 32 (1.35%) HTML5
14 32 (1.35%) Oracle Fusion
15 31 (1.31%) jQuery
16 26 (1.10%) WF
16 26 (1.10%) Ajax
17 21 (0.89%) Boost C++ Libraries
17 21 (0.89%) STL
Miscellaneous
1 181 (7.65%) Analytical Skills
2 118 (4.99%) Management Information System
3 92 (3.89%) PKI
4 72 (3.04%) Statistics
5 68 (2.87%) Clustering
6 51 (2.15%) RMADS
7 46 (1.94%) Mathematics
7 46 (1.94%) Open Source
8 44 (1.86%) Computer Science
8 44 (1.86%) CESG
9 40 (1.69%) Smartcard
10 33 (1.39%) CESG CLAS
11 28 (1.18%) Physics
12 27 (1.14%) Blackberry
13 20 (0.84%) Algorithms
14 18 (0.76%) Cryptography
15 17 (0.72%) Enterprise Software
16 15 (0.63%) Fat Client
16 15 (0.63%) Thin Client
17 14 (0.59%) Taxonomies
Operating Systems
1 763 (32.23%) Windows
2 297 (12.55%) Windows Server 2003
3 285 (12.04%) Linux
4 233 (9.84%) Windows Server 2008
5 143 (6.04%) UNIX
6 139 (5.87%) Windows XP
7 101 (4.27%) Windows 7
8 86 (3.63%) Windows Server 2012
9 45 (1.90%) Windows 2000
10 44 (1.86%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
11 42 (1.77%) HPUX
12 38 (1.61%) Solaris
13 27 (1.14%) AIX
14 17 (0.72%) CentOS
15 15 (0.63%) Windows 2000 Server
16 13 (0.55%) Ubuntu
17 12 (0.51%) Debian
18 11 (0.46%) Android
19 8 (0.34%) Windows 8
20 7 (0.30%) VxWorks
Processes & Methodologies
1 380 (16.05%) ITIL
2 248 (10.48%) Agile Software Development
3 202 (8.53%) PRINCE2
4 190 (8.03%) Project Management
5 146 (6.17%) Mentoring
6 142 (6.00%) Risk Management
6 142 (6.00%) Incident Management
7 139 (5.87%) Service Management
8 114 (4.82%) SIEM
9 111 (4.69%) Disaster Recovery
9 111 (4.69%) Stakeholder Management
10 106 (4.48%) Business Development
11 98 (4.14%) Configuration Management
12 96 (4.06%) Network Design
13 94 (3.97%) ERP
14 93 (3.93%) Migration
15 92 (3.89%) UML
16 91 (3.84%) Information Security
17 87 (3.68%) Coaching
18 82 (3.46%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 393 (16.60%) SQL
2 196 (8.28%) Java
3 166 (7.01%) C#
4 123 (5.20%) PowerShell
5 109 (4.60%) JavaScript
6 97 (4.10%) C
7 94 (3.97%) C++
8 79 (3.34%) VB.NET
9 56 (2.37%) Python
10 54 (2.28%) Shell Script
11 45 (1.90%) VB
12 41 (1.73%) PL/SQL
13 40 (1.69%) VBScript
14 37 (1.56%) Bash Shell
15 33 (1.39%) Perl
16 29 (1.23%) PHP
17 24 (1.01%) XPath
18 21 (0.89%) Ruby
19 15 (0.63%) SAPscript
19 15 (0.63%) ABAP
Qualifications
1 2367 (100.00%) Security Cleared
2 548 (23.15%) DV Cleared
3 217 (9.17%) Degree
4 120 (5.07%) Microsoft Certification
5 101 (4.27%) Cisco Certification
6 99 (4.18%) CTC Cleared
7 97 (4.10%) ISEB
8 79 (3.34%) ISTQB
9 70 (2.96%) MCP
10 60 (2.53%) GCIA
11 58 (2.45%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
12 55 (2.32%) CCNA
13 49 (2.07%) CCNP
14 48 (2.03%) CISSP
15 47 (1.99%) MCSE
16 46 (1.94%) PRINCE2 Certification
17 36 (1.52%) ITIL Certification
17 36 (1.52%) GCIH
18 31 (1.31%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
19 29 (1.23%) JNCIA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 103 (4.35%) SLA
2 74 (3.13%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 42 (1.77%) QA
4 21 (0.89%) ISO 9001
5 13 (0.55%) PCI DSS
6 8 (0.34%) Data Quality
7 7 (0.30%) COBIT
7 7 (0.30%) DO-178B
8 6 (0.25%) Sarbanes-Oxley
9 3 (0.13%) ISO 14001
10 2 (0.084%) TickIT
11 1 (0.042%) JSP 440
11 1 (0.042%) GPG13
System Software
1 378 (15.97%) Active Directory
2 218 (9.21%) VMware Infrastructure
3 135 (5.70%) Hyper-V
4 56 (2.37%) XenApp
5 46 (1.94%) VMware ESX
6 43 (1.82%) ISA Server
7 42 (1.77%) vSphere
8 34 (1.44%) Oracle RAC
9 23 (0.97%) Terminal Services
10 21 (0.89%) Snort
10 21 (0.89%) XenDesktop
10 21 (0.89%) Forefront TMG
11 20 (0.84%) Microsoft App-V
12 18 (0.76%) Microsoft Virtual Server
13 15 (0.63%) UAG
14 12 (0.51%) VMware ESXi
14 12 (0.51%) vCloud
15 9 (0.38%) VMware Server
16 7 (0.30%) VMware Workstation
17 6 (0.25%) Citrix Presentation Server
Systems Management
1 119 (5.03%) SCCM
2 99 (4.18%) HP Quality Center
3 86 (3.63%) NetBackup
4 73 (3.08%) SCOM
5 51 (2.15%) OpenView Configuration Management
6 48 (2.03%) EMC NetWorker
7 45 (1.90%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
8 35 (1.48%) Norton AntiVirus
9 34 (1.44%) WSUS
10 30 (1.27%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
11 29 (1.23%) Netcool
11 29 (1.23%) HP SIM
12 19 (0.80%) McAfee ePO
13 17 (0.72%) SCVMM
14 14 (0.59%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
15 12 (0.51%) Nagios
15 12 (0.51%) Backup Exec
16 11 (0.46%) Tivoli
17 9 (0.38%) HP Data Protector
17 9 (0.38%) Puppet
Vendors
1 608 (25.69%) Microsoft
2 331 (13.98%) Oracle
3 307 (12.97%) VMware
4 215 (9.08%) HP
5 203 (8.58%) Fujitsu
6 197 (8.32%) Cisco
7 151 (6.38%) Citrix
8 101 (4.27%) Juniper
9 98 (4.14%) McAfee
10 80 (3.38%) EMC
11 74 (3.13%) Veritas
12 71 (3.00%) Symantec
13 59 (2.49%) Sourcefire
14 53 (2.24%) Meridio
15 50 (2.11%) IBM
16 46 (1.94%) Red Hat
17 44 (1.86%) F5
18 42 (1.77%) LogRhythm
19 33 (1.39%) Remedy
19 33 (1.39%) CheckPoint
Buckinghamshire
Executive Recruitment Services (ERS)
Salary: £20000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 15 hours ago
High Wycombe, Buckinghamshire
Executive Recruitment Services (ERS)
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum
Posted: 15 hours ago
Portsmouth, Hampshire
CGI
Salary: £40000 - £55000 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: 16 hours ago
Reading, Berkshire
CGI
Salary: £35000 - £55000 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: 16 hours ago
Berkshire
Jonothan Bosworth
Salary: From £44,000 to £52,000 per annum
Posted: 17 hours ago
Portsmouth, Hampshire
Steria
Salary: From £20,000 to £25,000 per annum
Posted: 17 hours ago
Portsmouth, Hampshire
Steria
Salary: £20,000 per annum
Posted: 17 hours ago
Reading, Berkshire
Owen Jenkins IT
Salary: From £35,000 to £45,000 per annum
Posted: 21 hours ago
South East
Fenwick Ryan
Salary: £65000 - £80000 per annum + 20% Comm. + Car Allowance
Posted: 22 hours ago
Bracknell, Berkshire
Nationwide People Ltd
Salary: £375 - £400 Per Day
Posted: 22 hours ago
Southampton, Hampshire
Fenwick Ryan
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + Excellent Bens
Posted: 22 hours ago
Hampshire
Fenwick Ryan
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + Excellent Bens
Posted: 22 hours ago
Hampshire
Exposed Solutions
Salary: £45000 to £55000 per annum
Posted: 23 hours ago
Aldershot, Hampshire
Experis Ltd
Salary: £55000 - £60000 per annum + flexible benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Aldershot, Hampshire
Experis Ltd
Salary: £55000.00 - £80000.00 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Reading, Berkshire
The People Network
Salary: £25000 - £40000 per annum + Superb benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Bracknell, Berkshire
Lorien Resourcing
Salary: Neg. dependant on exp.
Posted: Yesterday
Guildford, Surrey
Lorien Resourcing
Salary: £34000 - £65000 per annum + Bonus / medical /pension
Posted: Yesterday
Reading, Berkshire
Capita Resourcing - IT Resourcing
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Berkshire
Lorien Resourcing
Salary: Excellent Salary Package
Posted: 2 days ago