The table below looks at the statistics for Security 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 Security Cleared over the 3 months to 1 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
1 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Security Clearance
Rank 26 32 39
Rank change year-on-year
+6 +7
Permanent jobs citing Security Cleared 1691 1352 1274
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 7.51% 6.30% 5.58%
As % of the Qualifications category 22.59% 19.75% 16.21%
Number of salaries quoted 1136 923 1024
Average salary £46,000 £45,000 £43,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.22% +4.04%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £26,000 £30,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £60,000 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £47,500 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+11.76% -
Security 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
7485 6845 7859
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 33.24% 31.90% 34.44%
Number of salaries quoted 5704 5513 6723
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 £57,500 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

Security Cleared
Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Security Cleared across the South East region as a proportion of the total demand within the Qualifications category.

Security Cleared Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

Security Cleared
Salary Trend in the South East

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Security Cleared across the South East region.

Security Cleared Salary Trend in the South East

Security Cleared
Salary Histogram in the South East

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Security Cleared across the South East region over the 3 months to 1 September 2014.

Security Cleared Salary Histogram in the South East

Security 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 Security Cleared within the South East region over the 3 months to 1 September 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 +9 660 £50,000 +11.11% 39
Hampshire +7 560 £47,500 +18.75% 72
Surrey -6 268 £43,500 -3.33% 27
Buckinghamshire +18 78 £45,000 -10.00% 10
Middlesex +24 45 £50,000 +33.33% 3
East Sussex -32 26 £35,000 -12.50% 3
Kent +5 19 £30,000 +9.09% 2
Oxfordshire -2 16 £45,000 -10.00% 5
West Sussex -56 10 £50,000 +11.11% 5
Thames Valley - 2 £65,000 -
M4 Corridor - 1 £50,000 -
Security Cleared
England

Security Cleared
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 1 September 2014, IT jobs across the South East region citing Security 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 Security Cleared.

1 2347 (68.09%) SC Cleared
2 894 (25.94%) Windows
3 748 (21.70%) Microsoft
4 715 (20.74%) DV Cleared
5 636 (18.45%) Finance
6 554 (16.07%) ITIL
7 537 (15.58%) Telecoms
8 525 (15.23%) Linux
9 517 (15.00%) Degree
10 509 (14.77%) SQL
11 471 (13.66%) Oracle
12 391 (11.34%) Retail
13 390 (11.31%) Active Directory
14 384 (11.14%) VMware
15 353 (10.24%) MS Excel
16 344 (9.98%) Java
17 334 (9.69%) Fujitsu
18 333 (9.66%) C#
19 305 (8.85%) .NET
20 303 (8.79%) Project Management
21 296 (8.59%) SharePoint
22 287 (8.33%) Windows Server 2003
23 276 (8.01%) PRINCE2
24 274 (7.95%) VMware Infrastructure
25 271 (7.86%) Cisco
26 269 (7.80%) Firewall
27 264 (7.66%) Windows Server 2008
28 254 (7.37%) C++
29 252 (7.31%) Risk Management
30 242 (7.02%) SQL Server

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

For the 6 months to 1 September 2014, IT jobs across the South East region citing Security 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 Security Cleared. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 296 (8.59%) SharePoint
2 187 (5.43%) MS Exchange
3 106 (3.08%) Exchange Server 2003
4 97 (2.81%) Apache
5 93 (2.70%) IIS
6 85 (2.47%) Exchange Server 2010
7 79 (2.29%) SharePoint 2010
8 62 (1.80%) Lync
9 50 (1.45%) SharePoint Server
10 49 (1.42%) Exchange Server 2007
11 45 (1.31%) WebLogic
12 44 (1.28%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
13 42 (1.22%) Exchange Server 2013
14 40 (1.16%) WebSphere
15 39 (1.13%) MS Project Server
16 35 (1.02%) Oracle Workflow
17 34 (0.99%) Exchange Server 5.5
18 31 (0.90%) Live Communications Server
19 27 (0.78%) BizTalk Server
19 27 (0.78%) MediaWiki
Applications
1 353 (10.24%) MS Excel
2 138 (4.00%) MS Office
3 89 (2.58%) MS Project
4 32 (0.93%) MS PowerPoint
5 29 (0.84%) MS Visio
6 12 (0.35%) InfoPath
7 8 (0.23%) Simulink
8 2 (0.058%) Mathematica
8 2 (0.058%) OmniGraffle
9 1 (0.029%) Pro/ENGINEER
Business Applications
1 115 (3.34%) Oracle EBS
2 81 (2.35%) Oracle EBS R12
3 71 (2.06%) Oracle ERP
4 56 (1.62%) Oracle Applications
5 20 (0.58%) Oracle iRecruitment
6 19 (0.55%) Hyperion Planning
7 13 (0.38%) Oracle Financials
8 11 (0.32%) HFM
9 9 (0.26%) Oracle Payables
9 9 (0.26%) Oracle Receivables
9 9 (0.26%) Oracle iProcurement
9 9 (0.26%) Oracle General Ledger
9 9 (0.26%) Oracle 11i
9 9 (0.26%) Oracle Assets
10 8 (0.23%) Maximo
11 6 (0.17%) Summit
11 6 (0.17%) SAP HR
11 6 (0.17%) Oracle E-Business Tax
11 6 (0.17%) Oracle Subledger Accounting
12 5 (0.15%) Oracle Payroll
Cloud Services
1 48 (1.39%) SaaS
2 35 (1.02%) IaaS
3 29 (0.84%) PaaS
4 26 (0.75%) Cloud Computing
5 20 (0.58%) Office 365
6 16 (0.46%) Taleo
7 11 (0.32%) Microsoft Azure
8 5 (0.15%) Amazon AWS
9 3 (0.087%) Force.com
10 1 (0.029%) Heroku
Communications & Networking
1 269 (7.80%) Firewall
2 216 (6.27%) DNS
3 149 (4.32%) TCP/IP
4 126 (3.66%) SAN
5 122 (3.54%) DHCP
6 121 (3.51%) Internet
7 108 (3.13%) LAN
8 103 (2.99%) WAN
9 92 (2.67%) HTTP
10 79 (2.29%) Network Security
11 70 (2.03%) Wireless
12 67 (1.94%) VPN
13 58 (1.68%) ISDN
14 52 (1.51%) LDAP
15 49 (1.42%) VoIP
15 49 (1.42%) Wireshark
16 48 (1.39%) Cisco ASA
17 46 (1.33%) MPLS
17 46 (1.33%) BGP
18 44 (1.28%) OSPF
Database & Business Intelligence
1 242 (7.02%) SQL Server
2 98 (2.84%) Oracle Database
3 71 (2.06%) MySQL
4 54 (1.57%) EDRMS
5 43 (1.25%) IDOL
5 43 (1.25%) Oracle Discoverer
6 37 (1.07%) Relational Database
7 34 (0.99%) Oracle Reports
8 31 (0.90%) SQL Server 2008
8 31 (0.90%) Hadoop
9 28 (0.81%) Oracle Database 11g
10 27 (0.78%) Oracle BI EE
10 27 (0.78%) Big Data
11 26 (0.75%) SQL Server 2005
11 26 (0.75%) SQL Server Integration Services
11 26 (0.75%) Data Warehouse
12 23 (0.67%) RDBMS
13 21 (0.61%) Data Mining
14 20 (0.58%) Oracle BI Publisher
15 19 (0.55%) Essbase
Development Applications
1 71 (2.06%) Subversion
2 56 (1.62%) TestDirector
3 52 (1.51%) Visual Studio
4 46 (1.33%) Maven
5 43 (1.25%) Selenium
6 36 (1.04%) Rational Rhapsody
7 33 (0.96%) ClearCase
7 33 (0.96%) Eclipse
8 27 (0.78%) Rational DOORS
9 24 (0.70%) QuickTest Pro
9 24 (0.70%) Oracle Forms
9 24 (0.70%) Team Foundation Server
10 22 (0.64%) LoadRunner
10 22 (0.64%) JUnit
11 21 (0.61%) Jenkins
12 19 (0.55%) GDB
13 17 (0.49%) GCC
13 17 (0.49%) Git (software)
13 17 (0.49%) JIRA
14 12 (0.35%) Ant
General
1 636 (18.45%) Finance
2 537 (15.58%) Telecoms
3 391 (11.34%) Retail
4 166 (4.82%) Military
5 83 (2.41%) Back Office
6 76 (2.20%) Electronics
7 72 (2.09%) Law
8 64 (1.86%) Aerospace
9 55 (1.60%) Legal
10 45 (1.31%) German Language
11 29 (0.84%) Marketing
12 22 (0.64%) Local Government
13 21 (0.61%) Manufacturing
14 14 (0.41%) Publishing
14 14 (0.41%) Automotive
15 9 (0.26%) Financial Institution
16 7 (0.20%) Banking
16 7 (0.20%) French Language
16 7 (0.20%) Spanish Language
17 6 (0.17%) Italian Language
Job Titles
1 412 (11.95%) Architect
1 412 (11.95%) Consultant
2 410 (11.89%) Analyst
3 356 (10.33%) Developer
4 233 (6.76%) Support Engineer
5 225 (6.53%) Project Manager
6 132 (3.83%) Security Consultant
7 113 (3.28%) Administrator
8 103 (2.99%) Solutions Architect
9 101 (2.93%) Network Engineer
10 95 (2.76%) Security Engineer
11 91 (2.64%) Software Engineer
12 89 (2.58%) Security Analyst
13 88 (2.55%) Security Architect
14 82 (2.38%) Test Analyst
15 80 (2.32%) Java Developer
16 77 (2.23%) Oracle Consultant
17 74 (2.15%) Senior Manager
18 73 (2.12%) .NET Developer
19 69 (2.00%) C# Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 305 (8.85%) .NET
2 198 (5.74%) HTML
3 173 (5.02%) XML
4 168 (4.87%) ASP.NET
5 134 (3.89%) Web Services
6 99 (2.87%) .NET Framework
7 93 (2.70%) SOAP
8 87 (2.52%) Spring
9 83 (2.41%) Hibernate
10 77 (2.23%) WCF
11 66 (1.91%) jQuery
12 57 (1.65%) CSS
13 56 (1.62%) WF
14 47 (1.36%) J2EE
15 41 (1.19%) Ajax
16 39 (1.13%) HTML5
17 38 (1.10%) Middleware
18 32 (0.93%) STL
19 27 (0.78%) JSF
20 26 (0.75%) Spring MVC
Miscellaneous
1 215 (6.24%) Management Information System
2 116 (3.37%) PKI
3 114 (3.31%) Computer Science
3 114 (3.31%) RMADS
4 106 (3.08%) Mathematics
5 96 (2.79%) Open Source
6 87 (2.52%) CESG
7 84 (2.44%) Physics
8 74 (2.15%) Clustering
9 70 (2.03%) Statistics
10 56 (1.62%) Blackberry
11 42 (1.22%) Enterprise Software
12 41 (1.19%) Smartcard
13 39 (1.13%) CESG CLAS
14 37 (1.07%) Embedded Systems
15 34 (0.99%) VHDL
16 27 (0.78%) Data Integration
17 25 (0.73%) Video Conferencing
18 24 (0.70%) Firmware
19 23 (0.67%) CMDB
Operating Systems
1 894 (25.94%) Windows
2 525 (15.23%) Linux
3 287 (8.33%) Windows Server 2003
4 264 (7.66%) Windows Server 2008
5 191 (5.54%) UNIX
6 140 (4.06%) Windows XP
7 112 (3.25%) Windows 7
8 80 (2.32%) Windows Server 2012
9 54 (1.57%) HPUX
10 52 (1.51%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
11 50 (1.45%) Solaris
12 41 (1.19%) Windows 2000
13 30 (0.87%) AIX
14 23 (0.67%) Android
15 20 (0.58%) CentOS
16 16 (0.46%) Oracle Linux
17 13 (0.38%) Ubuntu
18 12 (0.35%) Debian
19 9 (0.26%) Apple iOS
20 8 (0.23%) MVS
Processes & Methodologies
1 554 (16.07%) ITIL
2 303 (8.79%) Project Management
3 276 (8.01%) PRINCE2
4 252 (7.31%) Risk Management
5 222 (6.44%) Software Engineering
6 188 (5.45%) Information Security
7 184 (5.34%) Service Management
8 173 (5.02%) Incident Management
9 165 (4.79%) OO
10 164 (4.76%) Stakeholder Management
11 163 (4.73%) Agile Software Development
11 163 (4.73%) UML
12 153 (4.44%) Configuration Management
13 135 (3.92%) Business Development
14 134 (3.89%) SIEM
15 128 (3.71%) Information Assurance
16 126 (3.66%) Change Control
17 122 (3.54%) Programme Management
18 120 (3.48%) TOGAF
19 117 (3.39%) ERP
Programming Languages
1 509 (14.77%) SQL
2 344 (9.98%) Java
3 333 (9.66%) C#
4 254 (7.37%) C++
5 224 (6.50%) C
6 168 (4.87%) JavaScript
7 129 (3.74%) PowerShell
8 126 (3.66%) VB.NET
9 85 (2.47%) Python
10 67 (1.94%) Shell Script
11 66 (1.91%) Perl
12 64 (1.86%) VB
13 56 (1.62%) PL/SQL
14 48 (1.39%) MATLAB
15 44 (1.28%) PHP
16 43 (1.25%) Bash Shell
17 38 (1.10%) Ruby
17 38 (1.10%) VBScript
18 29 (0.84%) T-SQL
19 23 (0.67%) XPath
Qualifications
1 2347 (68.09%) SC Cleared
2 715 (20.74%) DV Cleared
3 517 (15.00%) Degree
4 152 (4.41%) Cisco Certification
5 124 (3.60%) Microsoft Certification
6 109 (3.16%) CTC Cleared
7 108 (3.13%) CISSP
8 97 (2.81%) CCNA
9 96 (2.79%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
10 94 (2.73%) ISEB
11 83 (2.41%) ISTQB
12 69 (2.00%) CCNP
13 62 (1.80%) GCIA
14 60 (1.74%) PRINCE2 Certification
15 55 (1.60%) MCP
16 54 (1.57%) CISM
17 52 (1.51%) MCSE
18 43 (1.25%) ITIL Certification
19 41 (1.19%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
20 38 (1.10%) JNCIA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 180 (5.22%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 157 (4.55%) SLA
3 93 (2.70%) QA
4 47 (1.36%) JSP 440
5 40 (1.16%) ISO 9001
6 17 (0.49%) Data Quality
6 17 (0.49%) PCI DSS
7 15 (0.44%) ISO/IEC 17799
7 15 (0.44%) COBIT
8 9 (0.26%) DO-178B
9 6 (0.17%) TickIT
10 3 (0.087%) ISO 14001
10 3 (0.087%) ISO 9000
10 3 (0.087%) Sarbanes-Oxley
11 1 (0.029%) GPG13
11 1 (0.029%) IEC 61508
System Software
1 390 (11.31%) Active Directory
2 274 (7.95%) VMware Infrastructure
3 140 (4.06%) Hyper-V
4 67 (1.94%) vSphere
5 57 (1.65%) XenApp
6 48 (1.39%) VMware ESX
7 39 (1.13%) vCloud
8 38 (1.10%) ISA Server
9 35 (1.02%) Oracle RAC
10 33 (0.96%) Microsoft Virtual Server
11 28 (0.81%) VMware ESXi
12 27 (0.78%) XenDesktop
12 27 (0.78%) Snort
13 25 (0.73%) Microsoft App-V
14 19 (0.55%) Terminal Services
14 19 (0.55%) Forefront TMG
15 15 (0.44%) Oracle RMAN
16 13 (0.38%) UAG
17 11 (0.32%) VMware Workstation
18 9 (0.26%) VMware Server
Systems Management
1 108 (3.13%) SCCM
2 87 (2.52%) NetBackup
3 84 (2.44%) HP Quality Center
4 67 (1.94%) SCOM
5 51 (1.48%) EMC NetWorker
6 44 (1.28%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
7 42 (1.22%) OpenView Configuration Management
8 38 (1.10%) Norton AntiVirus
9 35 (1.02%) WSUS
10 32 (0.93%) Netcool
11 31 (0.90%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
11 31 (0.90%) HP SIM
12 15 (0.44%) Zenoss
13 13 (0.38%) Tivoli
13 13 (0.38%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
14 12 (0.35%) Puppet
15 11 (0.32%) Tivoli Storage Manager
15 11 (0.32%) Data Guard
15 11 (0.32%) McAfee ePO
15 11 (0.32%) SCVMM
Vendors
1 748 (21.70%) Microsoft
2 471 (13.66%) Oracle
3 384 (11.14%) VMware
4 334 (9.69%) Fujitsu
5 271 (7.86%) Cisco
6 237 (6.88%) HP
7 163 (4.73%) Citrix
8 122 (3.54%) Juniper
9 110 (3.19%) EMC
10 94 (2.73%) McAfee
10 94 (2.73%) IBM
11 87 (2.52%) Symantec
12 70 (2.03%) Veritas
13 67 (1.94%) Sourcefire
14 64 (1.86%) Red Hat
15 60 (1.74%) Meridio
16 59 (1.71%) F5
17 54 (1.57%) CheckPoint
18 49 (1.42%) LogRhythm
19 42 (1.22%) JBoss
Reading, Berkshire
Global Technology Solutions Ltd
Salary: £34907 per annum + £1,200 p.a. DV allowance
Posted: 11 hours ago
Tadley, Hampshire
Polar Recruitment
Salary: £1 - £41384 per annum + DV uplift + benefits
Posted: 11 hours ago
Berkshire
LA International
Posted: 11 hours ago
Bracknell, Berkshire
Lorien Resourcing
Salary: Negotiable upon Application
Posted: 14 hours ago
Reading, Berkshire
Lorien Resourcing
Salary: Negotiable upon Application
Posted: 14 hours ago
Berkshire
LA International
Posted: 15 hours ago
Basingstoke, Hampshire
Thales
Posted: 15 hours ago
Reading, Berkshire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 40000 + excellent benefits
Posted: 16 hours ago
Reading, Berkshire
Global Technology Solutions Ltd
Salary: £34900 per annum + £1,200 DV Allowance
Posted: 18 hours ago
Reading, Berkshire
Global Technology Solutions Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £41000 per annum + £1,200 DV allowance
Posted: 18 hours ago
Southampton, Hampshire
Capita
Salary: Car
Posted: Yesterday
Basingstoke, Hampshire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 40,000 + 5% bonus + 10% pension
Posted: 3 days ago
East Sussex
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £30000 Per Annum
Posted: 3 days ago
East Sussex
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £40000 Per Annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Newbury, Berkshire
X4 Group
Salary: Market related
Posted: 3 days ago
Newbury, Berkshire
TribePost.co.uk
Salary: £50K+, DOE
Posted: 3 days ago
Hampshire
Executive Recruitment Services (ERS)
Posted: 3 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
2Source Talent
Salary: From £45,000 to £50,000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits.
Posted: 3 days ago
Wokingham, Berkshire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 40K to 50K + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
South East
EXCELerate
Salary: Circa £65k OTE £135k , Car Allowance £550 pcm, Health, Pension
Posted: 3 days ago