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 27 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Security Clearance
Rank 39 31 34
Rank change year-on-year
-8 +3
Permanent jobs citing Security Cleared 1181 1518 1307
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 5.67% 6.82% 5.96%
As % of the Qualifications category 17.98% 21.35% 18.01%
Number of salaries quoted 826 1031 692
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £41,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +8.43%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,500 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £65,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £46,500 £42,500 £41,000
% change year-on-year
+9.41% +3.65%
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
6568 7109 7256
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 31.53% 31.96% 33.07%
Number of salaries quoted 5016 5493 5817
Average salary £45,000 £42,500 £41,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% +2.40%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £26,500 £27,500
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 27 March 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 27 March 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 -2 462 £43,000 -4.44% 97
Berkshire -1 420 £52,500 +10.52% 49
Surrey -41 129 £50,000 +9.28% 15
Buckinghamshire -19 105 £45,000 +3.44% 12
Middlesex -2 30 £35,000 -12.50% 1
West Sussex 0 14 £47,500 +5.55% 1
Oxfordshire -19 8 £34,000 -13.37% 1
Kent -19 7 £47,500 +5.55% 3
East Sussex -37 6 £37,500 +4.16%
Security Cleared
England

Security Cleared
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 27 March 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 2006 (77.30%) SC Cleared
2 883 (34.03%) Windows
3 786 (30.29%) DV Cleared
4 651 (25.09%) Microsoft
5 602 (23.20%) ITIL
6 455 (17.53%) Active Directory
7 442 (17.03%) SQL
8 441 (16.99%) VMware
9 374 (14.41%) Finance
10 364 (14.03%) Oracle
11 358 (13.80%) Linux
12 351 (13.53%) HP
13 340 (13.10%) VMware Infrastructure
14 327 (12.60%) Cisco
15 323 (12.45%) MS Excel
16 315 (12.14%) Windows Server 2003
17 287 (11.06%) Degree
18 271 (10.44%) Windows Server 2008
19 266 (10.25%) Firewall
20 262 (10.10%) Telecoms
21 230 (8.86%) SCCM
22 206 (7.94%) Cisco Certification
23 204 (7.86%) Agile Software Development
23 204 (7.86%) Analytical Skills
24 201 (7.75%) DNS
25 197 (7.59%) Service Management
26 193 (7.44%) Citrix
27 192 (7.40%) Windows XP
28 191 (7.36%) Project Management
29 185 (7.13%) SLA

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

For the 6 months to 27 March 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
1 170 (6.55%) MS Exchange
2 156 (6.01%) SharePoint
3 93 (3.58%) Exchange Server 2010
4 70 (2.70%) IIS
5 68 (2.62%) Apache
6 66 (2.54%) WebLogic
7 60 (2.31%) Exchange Server 2003
8 59 (2.27%) Lync
9 53 (2.04%) SharePoint 2010
10 48 (1.85%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
11 42 (1.62%) Exchange Server 2007
12 41 (1.58%) Tomcat
13 37 (1.43%) SharePoint Server
14 35 (1.35%) WebSphere
14 35 (1.35%) JBoss
15 34 (1.31%) Exchange Server 2013
16 30 (1.16%) MS Project Server
17 29 (1.12%) SharePoint 2013
18 28 (1.08%) Live Communications Server
19 17 (0.66%) Exchange Server 5.5
Applications
1 323 (12.45%) MS Excel
2 151 (5.82%) MS Office
3 50 (1.93%) MS PowerPoint
4 40 (1.54%) MS Project
5 18 (0.69%) MS Visio
6 3 (0.12%) Windchill
6 3 (0.12%) Spreadsheet
7 2 (0.077%) InfoPath
7 2 (0.077%) AutoCAD
8 1 (0.039%) Simulink
8 1 (0.039%) Pro/ENGINEER
Business Applications
1 97 (3.74%) Oracle EBS
2 84 (3.24%) Oracle Applications
3 81 (3.12%) Oracle EBS R12
4 49 (1.89%) Oracle HRMS
5 26 (1.00%) Oracle General Ledger
5 26 (1.00%) Oracle Payables
5 26 (1.00%) Oracle Receivables
5 26 (1.00%) Dynamics CRM
6 24 (0.92%) Oracle Payroll
7 10 (0.39%) Oracle ERP
8 8 (0.31%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
9 7 (0.27%) SAP SD
10 6 (0.23%) SAP CRM
11 4 (0.15%) SAP SRM
11 4 (0.15%) Remedy ITSM
12 3 (0.12%) LabWindows
13 2 (0.077%) HFM
13 2 (0.077%) Oracle iRecruitment
13 2 (0.077%) Oracle Financials
13 2 (0.077%) SAP WM
Cloud Services
1 47 (1.81%) Office 365
2 23 (0.89%) SaaS
3 17 (0.66%) PaaS
4 12 (0.46%) Cloud Computing
5 11 (0.42%) IaaS
6 9 (0.35%) Microsoft Azure
7 2 (0.077%) OpenShift
7 2 (0.077%) Yammer
8 1 (0.039%) Taleo
8 1 (0.039%) IBM SmartCloud
Communications & Networking
1 266 (10.25%) Firewall
2 201 (7.75%) DNS
3 169 (6.51%) LAN
4 160 (6.17%) TCP/IP
5 154 (5.93%) WAN
6 145 (5.59%) DHCP
7 122 (4.70%) SAN
8 77 (2.97%) VPN
9 69 (2.66%) Wireshark
10 67 (2.58%) Network Security
10 67 (2.58%) Cisco ASA
11 60 (2.31%) Wireless
12 59 (2.27%) Cisco Nexus
13 58 (2.24%) Internet
14 50 (1.93%) HTTP
15 44 (1.70%) VoIP
16 38 (1.46%) BGP
17 33 (1.27%) MPLS
18 31 (1.19%) Fibre Channel
19 28 (1.08%) NAS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 150 (5.78%) SQL Server
2 103 (3.97%) Oracle Database
3 40 (1.54%) Oracle Discoverer
4 38 (1.46%) EDRMS
5 37 (1.43%) IDOL
5 37 (1.43%) Relational Database
6 28 (1.08%) Big Data
7 27 (1.04%) MySQL
8 23 (0.89%) RDBMS
9 21 (0.81%) SQL Server 2005
10 16 (0.62%) SQL Server 2008
10 16 (0.62%) Oracle Database 10g
11 15 (0.58%) Oracle Reports
11 15 (0.58%) NoSQL
12 14 (0.54%) Oracle Database 11g
13 12 (0.46%) Oracle BI EE
14 11 (0.42%) Hadoop
15 9 (0.35%) Data Warehouse
16 7 (0.27%) Data Mining
16 7 (0.27%) Oracle Exadata
Development Applications
1 62 (2.39%) Oracle Forms
2 53 (2.04%) Subversion
3 43 (1.66%) TestDirector
3 43 (1.66%) LoadRunner
4 41 (1.58%) Rational DOORS
5 32 (1.23%) VSS/SourceSafe
5 32 (1.23%) MSI
6 30 (1.16%) JIRA
7 29 (1.12%) Git (software)
8 28 (1.08%) QuickTest Pro
8 28 (1.08%) Visual Studio
9 27 (1.04%) Maven
10 23 (0.89%) Eclipse
11 21 (0.81%) Selenium
12 16 (0.62%) Team Foundation Server
12 16 (0.62%) Jenkins
13 15 (0.58%) JUnit
14 14 (0.54%) WinRunner
15 13 (0.50%) GCC
15 13 (0.50%) StarTeam
General
1 374 (14.41%) Finance
2 262 (10.10%) Telecoms
3 131 (5.05%) Retail
4 63 (2.43%) Military
5 47 (1.81%) Electronics
6 41 (1.58%) Aerospace
7 33 (1.27%) Legal
8 26 (1.00%) Banking
9 23 (0.89%) Marketing
10 20 (0.77%) Manufacturing
11 16 (0.62%) Publishing
12 11 (0.42%) Law
13 10 (0.39%) Advertising
14 9 (0.35%) Back Office
15 7 (0.27%) Avionics
16 6 (0.23%) Local Government
16 6 (0.23%) Games
17 5 (0.19%) Arabic Language
17 5 (0.19%) French Language
17 5 (0.19%) German Language
Job Titles
1 401 (15.45%) Analyst
2 263 (10.13%) Consultant
3 236 (9.09%) Support Engineer
4 198 (7.63%) Architect
5 173 (6.67%) Developer
6 119 (4.59%) Project Manager
7 101 (3.89%) Network Engineer
8 92 (3.55%) Software Engineer
9 87 (3.35%) Systems Analyst
10 84 (3.24%) Administrator
11 79 (3.04%) Systems Engineer
12 76 (2.93%) Security Consultant
12 76 (2.93%) Infrastructure Engineer
13 72 (2.77%) Systems Administrator
14 69 (2.66%) 2nd Line Support
15 66 (2.54%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
16 64 (2.47%) Security Engineer
17 62 (2.39%) Service Manager
18 60 (2.31%) Delivery Manager
19 59 (2.27%) DBA
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 98 (3.78%) .NET
2 84 (3.24%) HTML
3 70 (2.70%) XML
4 56 (2.16%) J2EE
5 51 (1.97%) ASP.NET
6 48 (1.85%) Web Services
7 39 (1.50%) Middleware
8 38 (1.46%) JSP
9 35 (1.35%) Oracle Fusion
10 33 (1.27%) Ajax
10 33 (1.27%) CSS
11 30 (1.16%) SOAP
12 26 (1.00%) Software Packaging
13 24 (0.92%) JSON
13 24 (0.92%) Regular Expression
14 23 (0.89%) Spring
15 22 (0.85%) Dojo
16 21 (0.81%) HTML5
17 18 (0.69%) .NET Framework
18 17 (0.66%) WCF
Miscellaneous
1 204 (7.86%) Analytical Skills
2 135 (5.20%) Clustering
3 125 (4.82%) Management Information System
4 66 (2.54%) Computer Science
5 65 (2.50%) Replication
6 60 (2.31%) Statistics
7 45 (1.73%) Mathematics
8 43 (1.66%) Open Source
8 43 (1.66%) Blackberry
9 39 (1.50%) PKI
10 33 (1.27%) GIS
11 27 (1.04%) CESG
12 26 (1.00%) Physics
13 25 (0.96%) RMADS
14 20 (0.77%) Enterprise Storage
14 20 (0.77%) CCTV
15 19 (0.73%) Derivative
15 19 (0.73%) CESG CLAS
16 18 (0.69%) Data Protection Act
17 17 (0.66%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 883 (34.03%) Windows
2 358 (13.80%) Linux
3 315 (12.14%) Windows Server 2003
4 271 (10.44%) Windows Server 2008
5 192 (7.40%) Windows XP
6 164 (6.32%) UNIX
7 160 (6.17%) Windows 7
8 120 (4.62%) Windows Server 2012
9 80 (3.08%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 70 (2.70%) HPUX
11 41 (1.58%) CentOS
12 36 (1.39%) Windows 2000 Server
13 35 (1.35%) Windows 8
14 33 (1.27%) Solaris
15 25 (0.96%) Windows 2000
16 20 (0.77%) Oracle Linux
17 16 (0.62%) Windows Vista
18 13 (0.50%) AIX
19 9 (0.35%) Android
20 8 (0.31%) Windows NT
Processes & Methodologies
1 602 (23.20%) ITIL
2 204 (7.86%) Agile Software Development
3 197 (7.59%) Service Management
4 191 (7.36%) Project Management
5 174 (6.71%) Incident Management
6 168 (6.47%) Service Delivery
7 164 (6.32%) Software Engineering
8 156 (6.01%) Mentoring
9 151 (5.82%) Cyber Security
10 142 (5.47%) PRINCE2
11 131 (5.05%) Change Management
11 131 (5.05%) Root Cause Analysis
12 129 (4.97%) Information Security
13 125 (4.82%) Configuration Management
14 121 (4.66%) SIEM
15 110 (4.24%) UML
16 102 (3.93%) Risk Management
17 94 (3.62%) Problem Management
18 88 (3.39%) Software Distribution
19 85 (3.28%) Line Management
Programming Languages
1 442 (17.03%) SQL
2 182 (7.01%) Java
2 182 (7.01%) PowerShell
3 180 (6.94%) C
4 167 (6.44%) C#
5 161 (6.20%) C++
6 117 (4.51%) JavaScript
7 83 (3.20%) PL/SQL
8 70 (2.70%) Python
9 49 (1.89%) Perl
10 46 (1.77%) VBScript
10 46 (1.77%) VB
10 46 (1.77%) Shell Script
11 38 (1.46%) PHP
12 37 (1.43%) VB.NET
13 36 (1.39%) Bash Shell
14 29 (1.12%) VBA
15 17 (0.66%) Ruby
16 13 (0.50%) Delphi
17 10 (0.39%) Ada
Qualifications
1 2006 (77.30%) SC Cleared
2 786 (30.29%) DV Cleared
3 287 (11.06%) Degree
4 206 (7.94%) Cisco Certification
5 133 (5.13%) Microsoft Certification
6 130 (5.01%) CCNA
7 115 (4.43%) CCNP
8 95 (3.66%) CISSP
9 91 (3.51%) MCSE
10 69 (2.66%) MCP
11 60 (2.31%) ISEB
12 52 (2.00%) ISTQB
13 51 (1.97%) ITIL Certification
14 47 (1.81%) CTC Cleared
15 32 (1.23%) RHCE
15 32 (1.23%) CISM
16 31 (1.19%) CCA
16 31 (1.19%) Citrix Certification
16 31 (1.19%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
17 28 (1.08%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 185 (7.13%) SLA
2 104 (4.01%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 46 (1.77%) QA
3 46 (1.77%) PCI DSS
4 10 (0.39%) GPG13
5 8 (0.31%) DO-254
5 8 (0.31%) COBIT
6 7 (0.27%) ISO 9000
6 7 (0.27%) DO-178B
7 6 (0.23%) Sarbanes-Oxley
7 6 (0.23%) JSP 440
8 5 (0.19%) ISO 9001
9 4 (0.15%) JTAG
10 2 (0.077%) ISO/IEC 17799
10 2 (0.077%) Data Quality
10 2 (0.077%) FISMA
11 1 (0.039%) BS25999
System Software
1 455 (17.53%) Active Directory
2 340 (13.10%) VMware Infrastructure
3 146 (5.63%) Hyper-V
4 72 (2.77%) vSphere
5 67 (2.58%) Microsoft App-V
6 66 (2.54%) XenApp
7 46 (1.77%) VMware ESX
8 43 (1.66%) ISA Server
9 36 (1.39%) XenDesktop
10 34 (1.31%) Terminal Services
11 32 (1.23%) Oracle RAC
12 30 (1.16%) VMware ESXi
13 23 (0.89%) vCloud
14 21 (0.81%) Samba
15 20 (0.77%) XenServer
16 17 (0.66%) Firmware
17 11 (0.42%) NFS
17 11 (0.42%) Snort
17 11 (0.42%) Forefront TMG
18 8 (0.31%) UAG
Systems Management
1 230 (8.86%) SCCM
2 104 (4.01%) SCOM
3 85 (3.28%) OpenView Configuration Management
4 70 (2.70%) NetBackup
5 63 (2.43%) HP Quality Center
6 59 (2.27%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
7 44 (1.70%) EMC NetWorker
8 40 (1.54%) Nagios
9 36 (1.39%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
10 34 (1.31%) Puppet
11 32 (1.23%) Cisco Prime
12 30 (1.16%) HP SIM
13 26 (1.00%) WSUS
14 23 (0.89%) Cisco LMS
14 23 (0.89%) Opsview
15 20 (0.77%) SCOrch
16 19 (0.73%) EdgeSight
16 19 (0.73%) Netcool
17 18 (0.69%) HP Data Protector
17 18 (0.69%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
Vendors
1 651 (25.09%) Microsoft
2 441 (16.99%) VMware
3 364 (14.03%) Oracle
4 351 (13.53%) HP
5 327 (12.60%) Cisco
6 193 (7.44%) Citrix
7 145 (5.59%) Fujitsu
8 136 (5.24%) Juniper
9 85 (3.28%) EMC
10 78 (3.01%) CheckPoint
11 77 (2.97%) Red Hat
12 74 (2.85%) McAfee
13 73 (2.81%) IBM
14 59 (2.27%) Symantec
15 52 (2.00%) F5
16 51 (1.97%) Sun
17 50 (1.93%) Veritas
18 42 (1.62%) Meridio
19 34 (1.31%) NetApp
20 31 (1.19%) CA
Southampton, Hampshire
Executive Recruitment Services (ERS)
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 1 hour ago
Berkshire
Capita
Salary: car
Posted: 5 hours ago
South East
EXCELerate
Salary: £80K Upwards, Car allowance, Health, Pension
Posted: 9 hours ago
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ENTERPRISE RECRUITMENT LTD
Salary: £30000 - £50000 per annum, Benefits 10% pension,. 25 days holiday
Posted: 21 hours ago
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Berry Technical
Salary: Benefits + On Call Bonus
Posted: Yesterday
Andover, Hampshire
Sopra Steria Limited
Posted: Yesterday
Andover, Hampshire
Sopra Steria Limited
Posted: Yesterday
Andover, Hampshire
Sopra Steria Limited
Posted: Yesterday
Southampton, Hampshire
Executive Recruitment Services (ERS)
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Berkshire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £55000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Guildford, Surrey
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 78000 - 110,000 package
Posted: 2 days ago
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Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 40000 + excellent benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 30000 - 65000
Posted: 2 days ago
Berkshire
DCL Search & Selection
Salary: £65000 - £80000 per annum + 20% Commission
Posted: 2 days ago
Berkshire
DCL Search & Selection
Salary: £65000 - £70000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
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Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 40000 - 55000 + car + bonus + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 60000 - 85000 + excellent benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
ComputaCenter
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 2 days ago
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Connectus
Salary: £30000 - £50000 per annum
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Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
ComputaCenter
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 2 days ago