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

Location
3 months to
22 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Security Check (SC) Clearance
Rank 40 54 75
Rank change year-on-year
+14 +21
Permanent jobs citing SC Cleared 1266 940 838
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 5.59% 4.33% 3.66%
As % of the Qualifications category 16.75% 13.47% 10.66%
Number of salaries quoted 846 610 683
Average salary £48,000 £45,000 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% -5.26%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,000 £25,928 £32,000
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £62,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+11.11% -
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
7559 6980 7863
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 33.40% 32.12% 34.35%
Number of salaries quoted 5738 5636 6736
Average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,500 £26,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £40,995 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.23% +2.48%

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 August 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 22 August 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 +7 559 £52,500 +14.13% 23
Hampshire +17 456 £47,500 +18.75% 54
Surrey -21 143 £45,000 - 18
Buckinghamshire +19 53 £43,000 -1.14% 13
East Sussex -18 17 £35,000 -22.22% 1
Kent -1 15 £35,000 +31.01%
Middlesex +4 9 £45,000 +20.00%
West Sussex -50 9 £50,000 +11.11% 3
Oxfordshire +4 7 £48,250 +7.22%
SC Cleared
England

SC Cleared
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 22 August 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 2355 (100.00%) Security Cleared
2 679 (28.83%) Windows
3 553 (23.48%) Microsoft
4 527 (22.38%) DV Cleared
5 443 (18.81%) Finance
6 398 (16.90%) ITIL
7 350 (14.86%) Telecoms
8 340 (14.44%) SQL
9 317 (13.46%) Active Directory
10 286 (12.14%) Oracle
11 284 (12.06%) VMware
12 279 (11.85%) Linux
13 262 (11.13%) Retail
14 233 (9.89%) PRINCE2
15 231 (9.81%) SharePoint
16 230 (9.77%) Windows Server 2003
17 220 (9.34%) Degree
18 213 (9.04%) MS Excel
19 211 (8.96%) Cisco
20 200 (8.49%) Project Management
21 198 (8.41%) HP
22 197 (8.37%) Firewall
23 192 (8.15%) Fujitsu
24 189 (8.03%) Windows Server 2008
25 188 (7.98%) VMware Infrastructure
25 188 (7.98%) .NET
26 182 (7.73%) Java
27 177 (7.52%) C#
28 163 (6.92%) DNS
29 157 (6.67%) UNIX

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

For the 6 months to 22 August 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
1 231 (9.81%) SharePoint
2 139 (5.90%) MS Exchange
3 80 (3.40%) Exchange Server 2003
4 63 (2.68%) Apache
4 63 (2.68%) Exchange Server 2010
5 60 (2.55%) IIS
5 60 (2.55%) SharePoint 2010
6 49 (2.08%) Exchange Server 2007
7 47 (2.00%) Lync
8 44 (1.87%) SharePoint Server
9 40 (1.70%) Exchange Server 2013
10 38 (1.61%) WebLogic
11 35 (1.49%) WebSphere
12 33 (1.40%) Exchange Server 5.5
13 30 (1.27%) MS Project Server
14 28 (1.19%) MediaWiki
15 27 (1.15%) Oracle Workflow
16 25 (1.06%) BizTalk Server
17 21 (0.89%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
18 19 (0.81%) Exchange Server 2000
Applications
1 213 (9.04%) MS Excel
2 68 (2.89%) MS Office
3 51 (2.17%) MS Project
4 23 (0.98%) MS Visio
5 20 (0.85%) MS PowerPoint
6 8 (0.34%) InfoPath
7 1 (0.042%) Pro/ENGINEER
Business Applications
1 78 (3.31%) Oracle EBS
2 57 (2.42%) Oracle ERP
3 56 (2.38%) Oracle EBS R12
4 43 (1.83%) Oracle Applications
5 16 (0.68%) Oracle iRecruitment
6 6 (0.25%) Oracle Financials
7 5 (0.21%) Summit
8 4 (0.17%) Maximo
9 3 (0.13%) Oracle Payables
9 3 (0.13%) Oracle Receivables
9 3 (0.13%) Oracle Cash Management
9 3 (0.13%) Oracle Assets
9 3 (0.13%) SAP CO
9 3 (0.13%) Oracle General Ledger
9 3 (0.13%) SAP FI
9 3 (0.13%) Oracle 11i
9 3 (0.13%) Oracle Payroll
9 3 (0.13%) Oracle CRM
9 3 (0.13%) Oracle HRMS
9 3 (0.13%) SAP FI/CO
Cloud Services
1 19 (0.81%) Office 365
2 16 (0.68%) Taleo
3 11 (0.47%) Cloud Computing
4 9 (0.38%) IaaS
4 9 (0.38%) Microsoft Azure
5 6 (0.25%) SaaS
6 4 (0.17%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 197 (8.37%) Firewall
2 163 (6.92%) DNS
3 96 (4.08%) DHCP
4 80 (3.40%) Internet
5 75 (3.18%) SAN
5 75 (3.18%) WAN
6 74 (3.14%) TCP/IP
7 73 (3.10%) LAN
8 52 (2.21%) ISDN
9 50 (2.12%) LDAP
10 49 (2.08%) HTTP
11 48 (2.04%) Network Security
12 47 (2.00%) VoIP
13 44 (1.87%) Wireshark
14 43 (1.83%) Wireless
15 38 (1.61%) tcpdump
16 35 (1.49%) Intrusion Detection
17 33 (1.40%) X.509
17 33 (1.40%) Cisco ASA
18 28 (1.19%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 153 (6.50%) SQL Server
2 60 (2.55%) Oracle Database
3 47 (2.00%) EDRMS
4 40 (1.70%) Oracle Discoverer
5 35 (1.49%) MySQL
6 34 (1.44%) Relational Database
7 33 (1.40%) IDOL
8 25 (1.06%) Big Data
9 23 (0.98%) Hadoop
9 23 (0.98%) RDBMS
10 21 (0.89%) Data Mining
11 19 (0.81%) Oracle Reports
12 17 (0.72%) SQL Server Integration Services
12 17 (0.72%) SQL Server 2008
13 16 (0.68%) Oracle Database 11g
14 15 (0.64%) DTS
15 14 (0.59%) Oracle BI EE
16 12 (0.51%) SQL Server 2005
17 11 (0.47%) Oracle BI Publisher
18 10 (0.42%) Oracle Database 10g
Development Applications
1 54 (2.29%) TestDirector
2 33 (1.40%) Subversion
3 29 (1.23%) Selenium
3 29 (1.23%) Maven
4 25 (1.06%) Visual Studio
5 23 (0.98%) Eclipse
6 22 (0.93%) QuickTest Pro
7 18 (0.76%) Jenkins
8 17 (0.72%) Oracle Forms
9 16 (0.68%) GCC
9 16 (0.68%) GDB
9 16 (0.68%) Team Foundation Server
10 13 (0.55%) Git (software)
11 12 (0.51%) JIRA
12 11 (0.47%) LoadRunner
12 11 (0.47%) WinRunner
12 11 (0.47%) ClearCase
13 10 (0.42%) JMeter
13 10 (0.42%) JUnit
14 9 (0.38%) WebDriver
General
1 443 (18.81%) Finance
2 350 (14.86%) Telecoms
3 262 (11.13%) Retail
4 79 (3.35%) Military
5 69 (2.93%) Back Office
6 41 (1.74%) German Language
7 37 (1.57%) Legal
8 28 (1.19%) Aerospace
9 26 (1.10%) Electronics
10 21 (0.89%) Law
11 18 (0.76%) Local Government
12 16 (0.68%) Marketing
13 14 (0.59%) Publishing
13 14 (0.59%) Automotive
14 6 (0.25%) Spanish Language
14 6 (0.25%) French Language
14 6 (0.25%) Italian Language
14 6 (0.25%) Banking
15 5 (0.21%) Norwegian Language
15 5 (0.21%) Danish Language
Job Titles
1 301 (12.78%) Analyst
2 298 (12.65%) Consultant
3 285 (12.10%) Architect
4 197 (8.37%) Developer
5 185 (7.86%) Project Manager
6 171 (7.26%) Support Engineer
7 99 (4.20%) Security Consultant
8 87 (3.69%) Network Engineer
9 86 (3.65%) Security Engineer
10 85 (3.61%) Security Analyst
11 68 (2.89%) Solutions Architect
12 67 (2.85%) Administrator
13 64 (2.72%) .NET Developer
14 62 (2.63%) Test Analyst
15 60 (2.55%) Test Manager
15 60 (2.55%) Senior Manager
16 59 (2.51%) Security Architect
16 59 (2.51%) Programme Manager
17 51 (2.17%) Java Developer
18 48 (2.04%) Functional Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 188 (7.98%) .NET
2 125 (5.31%) ASP.NET
3 115 (4.88%) HTML
4 97 (4.12%) XML
5 79 (3.35%) Web Services
6 69 (2.93%) Hibernate
7 67 (2.85%) Spring
8 65 (2.76%) SOAP
9 60 (2.55%) .NET Framework
10 53 (2.25%) WCF
11 38 (1.61%) WF
12 36 (1.53%) CSS
13 35 (1.49%) J2EE
13 35 (1.49%) jQuery
14 34 (1.44%) Middleware
15 28 (1.19%) HTML5
16 25 (1.06%) Ajax
17 22 (0.93%) Oracle Fusion
18 20 (0.85%) ASP.NET MVC
19 18 (0.76%) ASP.NET Web Forms
Miscellaneous
1 130 (5.52%) Management Information System
2 90 (3.82%) PKI
3 59 (2.51%) RMADS
4 58 (2.46%) Statistics
5 52 (2.21%) Open Source
6 51 (2.17%) Computer Science
6 51 (2.17%) CESG
7 50 (2.12%) Mathematics
8 47 (2.00%) Clustering
9 36 (1.53%) Smartcard
10 35 (1.49%) CESG CLAS
11 31 (1.32%) Physics
12 28 (1.19%) Blackberry
13 19 (0.81%) Cryptography
13 19 (0.81%) Enterprise Software
14 14 (0.59%) Thin Client
14 14 (0.59%) Fat Client
15 13 (0.55%) Visualisation
16 12 (0.51%) Derivative
17 11 (0.47%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 679 (28.83%) Windows
2 279 (11.85%) Linux
3 230 (9.77%) Windows Server 2003
4 189 (8.03%) Windows Server 2008
5 157 (6.67%) UNIX
6 91 (3.86%) Windows XP
7 76 (3.23%) Windows 7
8 56 (2.38%) Windows Server 2012
9 45 (1.91%) HPUX
10 40 (1.70%) Windows 2000
11 39 (1.66%) Solaris
11 39 (1.66%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
12 27 (1.15%) AIX
13 20 (0.85%) Android
14 15 (0.64%) CentOS
15 14 (0.59%) Oracle Linux
16 13 (0.55%) Ubuntu
17 12 (0.51%) Debian
18 8 (0.34%) MVS
19 6 (0.25%) LynxOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 398 (16.90%) ITIL
2 233 (9.89%) PRINCE2
3 200 (8.49%) Project Management
4 157 (6.67%) Risk Management
5 141 (5.99%) Service Management
6 125 (5.31%) SIEM
7 122 (5.18%) Stakeholder Management
8 116 (4.93%) Incident Management
9 105 (4.46%) Network Design
10 104 (4.42%) Information Security
11 103 (4.37%) Configuration Management
12 100 (4.25%) Disaster Recovery
13 95 (4.03%) Business Development
14 94 (3.99%) Programme Management
15 91 (3.86%) ERP
16 90 (3.82%) Agile Software Development
16 90 (3.82%) Change Control
17 89 (3.78%) Cyber Security
18 82 (3.48%) Software Engineering
19 81 (3.44%) Migration
Programming Languages
1 340 (14.44%) SQL
2 182 (7.73%) Java
3 177 (7.52%) C#
4 111 (4.71%) PowerShell
5 101 (4.29%) JavaScript
6 97 (4.12%) C
7 95 (4.03%) VB.NET
8 73 (3.10%) C++
9 54 (2.29%) Python
10 49 (2.08%) Shell Script
11 41 (1.74%) VB
12 39 (1.66%) PL/SQL
13 36 (1.53%) Bash Shell
14 33 (1.40%) VBScript
14 33 (1.40%) Perl
15 22 (0.93%) XPath
16 21 (0.89%) Ruby
17 20 (0.85%) T-SQL
18 18 (0.76%) PHP
19 16 (0.68%) VBA
Qualifications
1 2355 (100.00%) Security Cleared
2 527 (22.38%) DV Cleared
3 220 (9.34%) Degree
4 98 (4.16%) Cisco Certification
5 97 (4.12%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
6 96 (4.08%) CTC Cleared
6 96 (4.08%) Microsoft Certification
7 76 (3.23%) ISEB
8 73 (3.10%) ISTQB
9 60 (2.55%) GCIA
10 59 (2.51%) PRINCE2 Certification
11 53 (2.25%) CCNP
12 51 (2.17%) CCNA
13 50 (2.12%) MCP
14 46 (1.95%) CISSP
15 36 (1.53%) GCIH
16 34 (1.44%) ITIL Certification
17 33 (1.40%) MCSE
18 29 (1.23%) JNCIA
19 25 (1.06%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 101 (4.29%) SLA
2 84 (3.57%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 55 (2.34%) QA
4 21 (0.89%) ISO 9001
5 14 (0.59%) PCI DSS
6 11 (0.47%) COBIT
7 8 (0.34%) DO-178B
8 5 (0.21%) Data Quality
9 3 (0.13%) Sarbanes-Oxley
10 2 (0.085%) TickIT
10 2 (0.085%) ISO 14001
11 1 (0.042%) GPG13
11 1 (0.042%) IEC 61508
11 1 (0.042%) JSP 440
System Software
1 317 (13.46%) Active Directory
2 188 (7.98%) VMware Infrastructure
3 116 (4.93%) Hyper-V
4 42 (1.78%) XenApp
5 33 (1.40%) VMware ESX
6 31 (1.32%) ISA Server
7 29 (1.23%) vCloud
7 29 (1.23%) vSphere
8 25 (1.06%) Snort
9 23 (0.98%) Oracle RAC
10 18 (0.76%) Microsoft App-V
10 18 (0.76%) XenDesktop
11 17 (0.72%) Microsoft Virtual Server
11 17 (0.72%) Forefront TMG
12 16 (0.68%) Terminal Services
13 13 (0.55%) VMware ESXi
14 12 (0.51%) UAG
15 9 (0.38%) VMware Server
16 7 (0.30%) VMware Workstation
17 5 (0.21%) NFS
Systems Management
1 92 (3.91%) SCCM
2 82 (3.48%) HP Quality Center
3 69 (2.93%) NetBackup
4 54 (2.29%) SCOM
5 48 (2.04%) EMC NetWorker
6 37 (1.57%) Norton AntiVirus
7 33 (1.40%) WSUS
8 31 (1.32%) OpenView Configuration Management
9 29 (1.23%) HP SIM
10 26 (1.10%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
11 20 (0.85%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
12 18 (0.76%) Netcool
13 12 (0.51%) Tivoli
14 11 (0.47%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
14 11 (0.47%) Backup Exec
15 10 (0.42%) SCVMM
16 9 (0.38%) McAfee ePO
17 8 (0.34%) MOM
18 7 (0.30%) SCDPM
19 6 (0.25%) Tivoli Storage Manager
Vendors
1 553 (23.48%) Microsoft
2 286 (12.14%) Oracle
3 284 (12.06%) VMware
4 211 (8.96%) Cisco
5 198 (8.41%) HP
6 192 (8.15%) Fujitsu
7 121 (5.14%) Citrix
8 103 (4.37%) Juniper
9 82 (3.48%) McAfee
10 73 (3.10%) Symantec
11 71 (3.01%) EMC
12 64 (2.72%) Sourcefire
13 55 (2.34%) Veritas
14 49 (2.08%) LogRhythm
15 44 (1.87%) Meridio
15 44 (1.87%) F5
16 42 (1.78%) Red Hat
17 41 (1.74%) IBM
18 37 (1.57%) ArcSight
19 34 (1.44%) Ericsson
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