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

Location
3 months to
6 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Security Clearance
Rank 39 26 34
Rank change year-on-year
-13 +8
Permanent jobs citing Security Cleared 1181 1754 1352
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 5.58% 7.55% 6.06%
As % of the Qualifications category 17.90% 22.73% 18.39%
Number of salaries quoted 814 1276 796
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 £30,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £67,500 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
- +5.88%
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
6598 7716 7352
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 31.15% 33.19% 32.96%
Number of salaries quoted 4926 6133 5879
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 £26,500 £27,500 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

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 6 May 2015.

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 6 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 -4 481 £42,500 -5.55% 53
Berkshire -7 391 £52,500 +6.06% 35
Surrey -53 130 £50,000 +5.26% 29
Buckinghamshire -11 113 £40,000 -8.04% 13
West Sussex -2 20 £37,500 -25.00% 2
Kent -2 16 £52,000 +15.55%
Oxfordshire -10 13 £40,000 +23.07% 9
Middlesex -22 11 £42,500 +6.25% 1
East Sussex -32 2 £37,500 +17.18% 1
Security Cleared
England

Security Cleared
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 6 May 2015, 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 1920 (75.65%) SC Cleared
2 823 (32.43%) Windows
3 775 (30.54%) DV Cleared
4 645 (25.41%) ITIL
5 635 (25.02%) Microsoft
6 439 (17.30%) Active Directory
7 408 (16.08%) VMware
8 397 (15.64%) SQL
9 365 (14.38%) Linux
10 364 (14.34%) Cisco
11 342 (13.48%) Oracle
12 330 (13.00%) Finance
13 326 (12.84%) HP
14 314 (12.37%) VMware Infrastructure
15 310 (12.21%) MS Excel
16 272 (10.72%) Degree
17 267 (10.52%) Firewall
18 264 (10.40%) Windows Server 2003
19 262 (10.32%) Windows Server 2008
20 243 (9.57%) SCCM
21 240 (9.46%) Cisco Certification
22 214 (8.43%) Telecoms
23 213 (8.39%) Agile Software Development
24 208 (8.20%) SLA
25 195 (7.68%) Citrix
25 195 (7.68%) Service Management
26 193 (7.60%) Analytical Skills
27 191 (7.53%) LAN
28 186 (7.33%) WAN
29 185 (7.29%) DNS

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

For the 6 months to 6 May 2015, 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
1 154 (6.07%) MS Exchange
2 132 (5.20%) SharePoint
3 85 (3.35%) Exchange Server 2010
4 63 (2.48%) Lync
4 63 (2.48%) IIS
5 58 (2.29%) Apache
6 50 (1.97%) Exchange Server 2003
7 44 (1.73%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
8 43 (1.69%) WebLogic
9 42 (1.65%) Exchange Server 2007
10 40 (1.58%) SharePoint Server
11 38 (1.50%) SharePoint 2010
12 37 (1.46%) Tomcat
12 37 (1.46%) JBoss
13 29 (1.14%) WebSphere
13 29 (1.14%) SharePoint 2013
13 29 (1.14%) Exchange Server 2013
14 21 (0.83%) Live Communications Server
15 20 (0.79%) MS Project Server
16 14 (0.55%) Office Communications Server
Applications
1 310 (12.21%) MS Excel
2 132 (5.20%) MS Office
3 52 (2.05%) MS PowerPoint
4 39 (1.54%) MS Project
5 27 (1.06%) MS Visio
6 5 (0.20%) Spreadsheet
7 3 (0.12%) InfoPath
7 3 (0.12%) Windchill
8 2 (0.079%) AutoCAD
9 1 (0.039%) Simulink
9 1 (0.039%) Pro/ENGINEER
9 1 (0.039%) PTC Creo
Business Applications
1 87 (3.43%) Oracle EBS
2 83 (3.27%) Oracle EBS R12
3 70 (2.76%) Oracle Applications
4 54 (2.13%) Oracle HRMS
5 32 (1.26%) Oracle Payables
5 32 (1.26%) Oracle Receivables
5 32 (1.26%) Oracle General Ledger
6 24 (0.95%) Oracle Payroll
7 22 (0.87%) Dynamics CRM
8 10 (0.39%) Oracle ERP
9 8 (0.32%) Primavera
9 8 (0.32%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
10 6 (0.24%) SAP SD
10 6 (0.24%) SAP CRM
11 5 (0.20%) SAP SRM
12 4 (0.16%) Remedy ITSM
13 3 (0.12%) LabWindows
13 3 (0.12%) Oracle Financials
14 2 (0.079%) SAP WM
14 2 (0.079%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 57 (2.25%) Office 365
2 16 (0.63%) SaaS
3 12 (0.47%) Cloud Computing
4 11 (0.43%) Microsoft Azure
4 11 (0.43%) PaaS
5 6 (0.24%) IaaS
6 4 (0.16%) Azure Active Directory
7 3 (0.12%) Taleo
8 2 (0.079%) Responsys
8 2 (0.079%) Yammer
8 2 (0.079%) OpenShift
8 2 (0.079%) Amazon AWS
9 1 (0.039%) IBM SmartCloud
Communications & Networking
1 267 (10.52%) Firewall
2 191 (7.53%) LAN
3 186 (7.33%) WAN
4 185 (7.29%) DNS
5 170 (6.70%) TCP/IP
6 139 (5.48%) DHCP
7 120 (4.73%) SAN
8 78 (3.07%) Network Security
9 75 (2.96%) Cisco ASA
9 75 (2.96%) Wireshark
10 74 (2.92%) Wireless
11 68 (2.68%) Cisco Nexus
12 66 (2.60%) VPN
13 60 (2.36%) Internet
14 59 (2.32%) HTTP
14 59 (2.32%) VoIP
15 45 (1.77%) SMTP
16 44 (1.73%) BGP
17 36 (1.42%) NetScaler
18 35 (1.38%) Fibre Channel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 130 (5.12%) SQL Server
2 74 (2.92%) Oracle Database
3 35 (1.38%) Relational Database
4 34 (1.34%) Big Data
5 30 (1.18%) MySQL
6 28 (1.10%) EDRMS
7 26 (1.02%) IDOL
8 24 (0.95%) Oracle Discoverer
9 21 (0.83%) RDBMS
10 19 (0.75%) Oracle Reports
11 18 (0.71%) SQL Server 2005
11 18 (0.71%) NoSQL
12 16 (0.63%) Hadoop
13 11 (0.43%) SQL Server 2008
13 11 (0.43%) Data Warehouse
14 10 (0.39%) Data Mining
14 10 (0.39%) QlikView
14 10 (0.39%) Oracle Database 11g
14 10 (0.39%) MongoDB
15 8 (0.32%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 61 (2.40%) Oracle Forms
2 42 (1.65%) Subversion
2 42 (1.65%) Rational DOORS
3 38 (1.50%) LoadRunner
4 36 (1.42%) VSS/SourceSafe
5 33 (1.30%) Git (software)
6 30 (1.18%) TestDirector
7 28 (1.10%) MSI
8 25 (0.99%) QuickTest Pro
9 23 (0.91%) Visual Studio
10 21 (0.83%) Selenium
11 19 (0.75%) Maven
12 18 (0.71%) JIRA
12 18 (0.71%) JUnit
12 18 (0.71%) Eclipse
13 16 (0.63%) Bugzilla
14 14 (0.55%) ClearCase
14 14 (0.55%) Jenkins
15 11 (0.43%) NetBeans
16 10 (0.39%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 330 (13.00%) Finance
2 214 (8.43%) Telecoms
3 83 (3.27%) Retail
4 47 (1.85%) Military
5 31 (1.22%) Aerospace
6 29 (1.14%) Electronics
7 26 (1.02%) Legal
8 22 (0.87%) Publishing
8 22 (0.87%) Marketing
9 17 (0.67%) Banking
10 16 (0.63%) Manufacturing
11 15 (0.59%) Law
12 9 (0.35%) Back Office
12 9 (0.35%) Local Government
13 8 (0.32%) Advertising
14 7 (0.28%) Avionics
14 7 (0.28%) Arabic Language
14 7 (0.28%) French Language
14 7 (0.28%) German Language
15 3 (0.12%) Billing
Job Titles
1 452 (17.81%) Analyst
2 221 (8.71%) Consultant
3 218 (8.59%) Support Engineer
4 180 (7.09%) Architect
5 161 (6.34%) Developer
6 139 (5.48%) Project Manager
7 129 (5.08%) Network Engineer
8 95 (3.74%) Infrastructure Engineer
9 94 (3.70%) Administrator
9 94 (3.70%) Systems Analyst
10 89 (3.51%) Systems Engineer
11 86 (3.39%) Systems Administrator
12 78 (3.07%) Software Engineer
13 65 (2.56%) Security Consultant
14 64 (2.52%) Security Engineer
15 60 (2.36%) Integration Engineer
16 59 (2.32%) Support Analyst
17 58 (2.29%) 2nd Line Support
18 56 (2.21%) Security Analyst
19 55 (2.17%) Delivery Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 81 (3.19%) .NET
2 68 (2.68%) HTML
3 53 (2.09%) XML
4 49 (1.93%) JSP
5 45 (1.77%) J2EE
6 43 (1.69%) ASP.NET
7 40 (1.58%) Software Packaging
8 35 (1.38%) Web Services
9 34 (1.34%) Middleware
10 30 (1.18%) CSS
10 30 (1.18%) Ajax
11 26 (1.02%) Oracle Fusion
12 25 (0.99%) Spring
13 22 (0.87%) SOAP
14 20 (0.79%) Dojo
14 20 (0.79%) Regular Expression
15 19 (0.75%) JSON
15 19 (0.75%) Application Packaging
16 18 (0.71%) HTML5
17 17 (0.67%) jQuery
Miscellaneous
1 193 (7.60%) Analytical Skills
2 109 (4.29%) Management Information System
3 107 (4.22%) Clustering
4 61 (2.40%) Replication
5 59 (2.32%) Computer Science
5 59 (2.32%) Open Source
6 48 (1.89%) Mathematics
7 47 (1.85%) Statistics
8 41 (1.62%) PKI
9 40 (1.58%) Blackberry
9 40 (1.58%) GIS
10 34 (1.34%) CESG
11 32 (1.26%) RMADS
12 28 (1.10%) Physics
13 22 (0.87%) Enterprise Storage
13 22 (0.87%) Derivative
14 20 (0.79%) CCTV
15 19 (0.75%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
15 19 (0.75%) Thin Client
15 19 (0.75%) Fat Client
Operating Systems
1 823 (32.43%) Windows
2 365 (14.38%) Linux
3 264 (10.40%) Windows Server 2003
4 262 (10.32%) Windows Server 2008
5 176 (6.93%) UNIX
6 155 (6.11%) Windows XP
7 152 (5.99%) Windows 7
8 124 (4.89%) Windows Server 2012
9 85 (3.35%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 56 (2.21%) HPUX
11 45 (1.77%) CentOS
12 32 (1.26%) Solaris
13 25 (0.99%) Windows 8
14 23 (0.91%) Windows 2000
15 22 (0.87%) Oracle Linux
16 14 (0.55%) Windows Vista
17 11 (0.43%) AIX
17 11 (0.43%) Windows 2000 Server
18 9 (0.35%) Android
19 8 (0.32%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 645 (25.41%) ITIL
2 213 (8.39%) Agile Software Development
3 195 (7.68%) Service Management
4 184 (7.25%) Project Management
5 169 (6.66%) Incident Management
6 167 (6.58%) Cyber Security
7 163 (6.42%) Service Delivery
8 159 (6.26%) Mentoring
9 152 (5.99%) PRINCE2
10 147 (5.79%) Software Engineering
11 130 (5.12%) SIEM
12 129 (5.08%) Root Cause Analysis
12 129 (5.08%) Configuration Management
13 128 (5.04%) Change Management
14 125 (4.93%) Information Security
15 106 (4.18%) UML
16 101 (3.98%) ERP
17 89 (3.51%) Risk Management
18 88 (3.47%) Capacity Management
19 87 (3.43%) Disaster Recovery
Programming Languages
1 397 (15.64%) SQL
2 182 (7.17%) PowerShell
3 173 (6.82%) C
4 164 (6.46%) Java
5 148 (5.83%) C++
6 137 (5.40%) C#
7 104 (4.10%) JavaScript
8 75 (2.96%) Python
9 74 (2.92%) PL/SQL
10 61 (2.40%) Perl
11 53 (2.09%) VB
11 53 (2.09%) Shell Script
12 46 (1.81%) VBScript
13 39 (1.54%) Bash Shell
14 29 (1.14%) VB.NET
15 28 (1.10%) PHP
16 25 (0.99%) VBA
17 14 (0.55%) Ruby
18 13 (0.51%) Ada
19 10 (0.39%) Embedded C
Qualifications
1 1920 (75.65%) SC Cleared
2 775 (30.54%) DV Cleared
3 272 (10.72%) Degree
4 240 (9.46%) Cisco Certification
5 165 (6.50%) CCNA
6 127 (5.00%) CCNP
7 125 (4.93%) Microsoft Certification
8 92 (3.62%) CISSP
9 80 (3.15%) MCSE
10 76 (2.99%) MCP
11 53 (2.09%) ITIL Certification
12 50 (1.97%) ISEB
13 43 (1.69%) CCA
13 43 (1.69%) Citrix Certification
14 40 (1.58%) RHCE
15 39 (1.54%) ISTQB
16 35 (1.38%) CTC Cleared
17 32 (1.26%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
17 32 (1.26%) MCITP
18 31 (1.22%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 208 (8.20%) SLA
2 91 (3.59%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 47 (1.85%) PCI DSS
3 47 (1.85%) QA
4 15 (0.59%) COBIT
5 11 (0.43%) GPG13
6 9 (0.35%) JSP 440
7 6 (0.24%) DO-254
8 5 (0.20%) ISO 9000
8 5 (0.20%) ISO 9001
8 5 (0.20%) DO-178B
9 4 (0.16%) JTAG
9 4 (0.16%) Sarbanes-Oxley
10 2 (0.079%) FISMA
11 1 (0.039%) ISO/IEC 17799
11 1 (0.039%) ISO 14001
11 1 (0.039%) BS25999
11 1 (0.039%) ISO/IEC 20000
System Software
1 439 (17.30%) Active Directory
2 314 (12.37%) VMware Infrastructure
3 147 (5.79%) Hyper-V
4 89 (3.51%) Microsoft App-V
5 77 (3.03%) vSphere
6 65 (2.56%) XenApp
7 46 (1.81%) VMware ESX
8 43 (1.69%) XenDesktop
9 38 (1.50%) ISA Server
10 36 (1.42%) Terminal Services
11 27 (1.06%) XenServer
12 26 (1.02%) Samba
13 23 (0.91%) Oracle RAC
14 21 (0.83%) vCloud
15 19 (0.75%) VMware ESXi
16 16 (0.63%) Firmware
17 14 (0.55%) NFS
17 14 (0.55%) Forefront TMG
18 12 (0.47%) UAG
19 10 (0.39%) Snort
Systems Management
1 243 (9.57%) SCCM
2 105 (4.14%) SCOM
3 64 (2.52%) OpenView Configuration Management
4 61 (2.40%) NetBackup
5 48 (1.89%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
5 48 (1.89%) EMC NetWorker
6 44 (1.73%) Puppet
7 43 (1.69%) HP Quality Center
8 39 (1.54%) Nagios
9 37 (1.46%) Cisco Prime
10 36 (1.42%) HP SIM
11 34 (1.34%) WSUS
12 27 (1.06%) Cisco LMS
12 27 (1.06%) Opsview
13 25 (0.99%) EdgeSight
14 24 (0.95%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
15 21 (0.83%) HP Data Protector
15 21 (0.83%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
16 20 (0.79%) SCOrch
17 17 (0.67%) Cisco CUCM
Vendors
1 635 (25.02%) Microsoft
2 408 (16.08%) VMware
3 364 (14.34%) Cisco
4 342 (13.48%) Oracle
5 326 (12.84%) HP
6 195 (7.68%) Citrix
7 145 (5.71%) Juniper
8 100 (3.94%) CheckPoint
9 89 (3.51%) Fujitsu
10 82 (3.23%) EMC
11 76 (2.99%) Red Hat
12 75 (2.96%) Symantec
13 68 (2.68%) IBM
14 64 (2.52%) McAfee
15 63 (2.48%) F5
16 55 (2.17%) Sun
17 39 (1.54%) NetApp
18 37 (1.46%) Veritas
19 34 (1.34%) ArcSight
20 33 (1.30%) Lumension
Farnborough, Hampshire
Connectus
Posted: 1 hour ago
Reading, Berkshire
Global Technology Solutions Ltd
Salary: £34000 - £35000 per annum + £1,200 DV allowance
Posted: 1 hour ago
Banbury, Oxfordshire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 35,000 - 55,000 plus excellent benefits
Posted: 2 hours ago
Berkshire
Lorien Resourcing
Salary: Negotiable + bonus + pension
Posted: 2 hours ago
Southampton, Hampshire
Experis Ltd
Salary: Benefits
Posted: 2 hours ago
High Wycombe, Buckinghamshire
Connectus
Posted: 3 hours ago
Oxford, Oxfordshire
Connectus
Posted: 3 hours ago
Southampton, Hampshire
Experis Ltd
Salary: benefits
Posted: 3 hours ago
Reading, Berkshire
Global Technology Solutions Ltd
Salary: £22979 - £24179 per annum
Posted: 4 hours ago
Andover, Hampshire
Experis Ltd
Salary: £50000.00 - £60000.00 per annum + benefits
Posted: 7 hours ago
Southampton, Hampshire
Experis Ltd
Posted: 7 hours ago
Aldershot, Hampshire
Experis Ltd
Salary: £40000.00 - £50000.00 per annum + benefits
Posted: 7 hours ago
Aldershot, Hampshire
Experis Ltd
Salary: £1 per annum
Posted: 8 hours ago
Aldershot, Hampshire
Experis Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 8 hours ago
Middlesex
WA Consultants
Salary: negotiable
Posted: 14 hours ago
Portsmouth, Hampshire
Whitehall Resources Ltd
Salary: Benefits
Posted: 14 hours ago
Leatherhead, Surrey
Network Compucare Ltd
Posted: 14 hours ago
Buckinghamshire
McGregor Boyall
Salary: £30000 - £60000 per annum + up to 4k benefits
Posted: 19 hours ago
Farnborough, Hampshire
Global Technology Solutions Ltd
Salary: £24000 - £27000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Basingstoke, Hampshire
Haybrook IT Resourcing Ltd
Salary: Unspecified , £Competitive
Posted: Yesterday