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 October 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
1 Oct 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Security Clearance
Rank 43 47 33
Rank change year-on-year
+4 -14
Permanent jobs citing Security Cleared 946 1089 1500
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 5.49% 5.19% 6.88%
As % of the Qualifications category 17.63% 16.90% 20.67%
Number of salaries quoted 667 839 1031
Median salary £50,000 £45,000 £46,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+11.11% -2.17%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,400 £29,750 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £65,000 £67,500
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £46,500
% change year-on-year
- -3.22%
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
5367 6445 7256
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 31.16% 30.69% 33.28%
Number of salaries quoted 4352 5211 5532
Median salary £45,000 £44,750 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+0.55% +5.29%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £26,500 £25,500
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £62,500 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £41,000
% change year-on-year
- +3.65%

Security Cleared
Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

The demand trend of job ads across the South East region citing Security Cleared as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in 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 October 2016.

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 median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Security Cleared within the South East region over the 3 months to 1 October 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Hampshire +4 406 £42,500 -2.29% 83
Berkshire -2 186 £55,000 +15.78% 18
Surrey +17 167 £48,500 +7.77% 28
Oxfordshire 0 120 £60,000 +84.61% 9
Buckinghamshire -22 35 £55,000 +15.78% 14
East Sussex +18 15 £45,000 +16.12% 1
Kent -18 10 £24,250 -31.69%
West Sussex +8 6 £52,500 +8.80% 3
Security Cleared
England

Security Cleared
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 1 October 2016, IT jobs citing Security Cleared also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the South East region with a requirement for Security Cleared.

1 1190 (63.94%) SC Cleared
2 445 (23.91%) Windows
3 425 (22.84%) Linux
4 413 (22.19%) DV Cleared
5 322 (17.30%) ITIL
6 314 (16.87%) Microsoft
7 311 (16.71%) Cybersecurity
8 285 (15.31%) Firewall
9 266 (14.29%) Telecoms
10 243 (13.06%) C
11 239 (12.84%) Cisco
12 232 (12.47%) Agile Software Development
13 231 (12.41%) Java
14 223 (11.98%) VMware
15 213 (11.45%) Python
16 199 (10.69%) Cisco Certification
17 195 (10.48%) Active Directory
18 191 (10.26%) Degree
19 185 (9.94%) Finance
20 178 (9.56%) Penetration Testing
21 177 (9.51%) SQL
22 164 (8.81%) Oracle
22 164 (8.81%) MS Excel
23 163 (8.76%) C++
24 162 (8.70%) Unix
25 159 (8.54%) Juniper
26 156 (8.38%) SQL Server
27 145 (7.79%) Analytical Skills
28 144 (7.74%) Presales
29 142 (7.63%) VMware Infrastructure

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

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 65 (3.49%) SharePoint
2 53 (2.85%) Apache
3 51 (2.74%) Tomcat
4 42 (2.26%) IIS
5 36 (1.93%) Elasticsearch
6 35 (1.88%) nginx
7 27 (1.45%) MS Exchange
8 26 (1.40%) JBoss
9 23 (1.24%) Skype for Business
10 22 (1.18%) SharePoint 2013
11 18 (0.97%) SharePoint 2010
12 12 (0.64%) BizTalk Server
12 12 (0.64%) WebSphere
13 10 (0.54%) OpenStack
14 8 (0.43%) Apache Spark
14 8 (0.43%) Captiva
14 8 (0.43%) CMS
14 8 (0.43%) Documentum
14 8 (0.43%) Moodle
14 8 (0.43%) Totara
Applications
1 164 (8.81%) MS Excel
2 78 (4.19%) MS Office
3 29 (1.56%) MS PowerPoint
4 23 (1.24%) MS Project
5 14 (0.75%) MS Visio
6 7 (0.38%) Spreadsheet
7 4 (0.21%) AutoCAD
8 3 (0.16%) Acrobat
8 3 (0.16%) Adobe Illustrator
8 3 (0.16%) Fireworks
8 3 (0.16%) Photoshop
9 2 (0.11%) InfoPath
10 1 (0.054%) Mingle
10 1 (0.054%) Simulink
Business Applications
1 16 (0.86%) SAP HR
2 15 (0.81%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 13 (0.70%) Dynamics CRM
4 12 (0.64%) Primavera
4 12 (0.64%) SAP HCM
4 12 (0.64%) SAP PS
5 9 (0.48%) Oracle EBS
6 8 (0.43%) Oracle EBS R12
7 6 (0.32%) Oracle Applications
7 6 (0.32%) Remedy ITSM
8 3 (0.16%) SAP ERP
8 3 (0.16%) SAP GRC
9 2 (0.11%) LabWindows
9 2 (0.11%) Sage X3
9 2 (0.11%) SAP CO
9 2 (0.11%) SAP FI
9 2 (0.11%) SAP FI/CO
9 2 (0.11%) SAP Payroll
10 1 (0.054%) Oracle Payroll
10 1 (0.054%) SAP CRM
Cloud Services
1 46 (2.47%) SaaS
2 44 (2.36%) GitHub
3 25 (1.34%) Amazon AWS
3 25 (1.34%) Microsoft Azure
3 25 (1.34%) Office 365
4 18 (0.97%) IaaS
5 17 (0.91%) PaaS
6 16 (0.86%) Cloud Computing
6 16 (0.86%) SuccessFactors
7 4 (0.21%) IBM Cloud
8 2 (0.11%) Google Drive
8 2 (0.11%) SoftLayer
9 1 (0.054%) Amazon S3
Communications & Networking
1 285 (15.31%) Firewall
2 128 (6.88%) Network Security
3 110 (5.91%) TCP/IP
4 108 (5.80%) DNS
5 91 (4.89%) LAN
6 89 (4.78%) WAN
7 78 (4.19%) BGP
8 71 (3.82%) MPLS
9 66 (3.55%) OSPF
10 62 (3.33%) VPN
11 54 (2.90%) SAN
12 51 (2.74%) Cisco ASA
13 44 (2.36%) Wireless
14 41 (2.20%) DHCP
15 36 (1.93%) Internet
16 32 (1.72%) IPsec
17 27 (1.45%) Intrusion Detection
18 25 (1.34%) HTTP
18 25 (1.34%) SSL
18 25 (1.34%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 156 (8.38%) SQL Server
2 70 (3.76%) MySQL
3 67 (3.60%) Big Data
4 45 (2.42%) NoSQL
5 36 (1.93%) PostgreSQL
6 35 (1.88%) Hadoop
7 24 (1.29%) MongoDB
8 17 (0.91%) Oracle Database
9 15 (0.81%) Apache Cassandra
10 13 (0.70%) GIS
10 13 (0.70%) MariaDB
10 13 (0.70%) Relational Database
11 9 (0.48%) Data Warehouse
11 9 (0.48%) Oracle Reports
11 9 (0.48%) RDBMS
12 8 (0.43%) Oracle BI EE
13 7 (0.38%) Apache Hive
13 7 (0.38%) DB2
13 7 (0.38%) Redis
13 7 (0.38%) SAP BW
Development Applications
1 69 (3.71%) JIRA
2 68 (3.65%) Metasploit
3 48 (2.58%) Visual Studio
4 46 (2.47%) Selenium
5 31 (1.67%) Jenkins
6 21 (1.13%) Git (software)
7 20 (1.07%) JUnit
8 18 (0.97%) MSI
8 18 (0.97%) WebDriver
9 17 (0.91%) Burp Suite
9 17 (0.91%) Maven
9 17 (0.91%) Rational DOORS
9 17 (0.91%) Vagrant
10 15 (0.81%) Ant
10 15 (0.81%) Team Foundation Server
11 14 (0.75%) NUnit
11 14 (0.75%) TestNG
12 12 (0.64%) Cucumber
13 10 (0.54%) JMeter
13 10 (0.54%) Subversion
General
1 266 (14.29%) Telecoms
2 185 (9.94%) Finance
3 55 (2.96%) Manufacturing
4 48 (2.58%) Aerospace
5 42 (2.26%) Marketing
6 40 (2.15%) Military
7 37 (1.99%) Banking
8 32 (1.72%) Legal
8 32 (1.72%) Retail
9 25 (1.34%) Electronics
9 25 (1.34%) Pharmaceutical
10 23 (1.24%) Publishing
11 15 (0.81%) Games
12 13 (0.70%) Law
13 12 (0.64%) Automotive
14 9 (0.48%) Billing
15 8 (0.43%) Back Office
15 8 (0.43%) Spanish Language
16 7 (0.38%) Avionics
17 6 (0.32%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 326 (17.52%) Analyst
2 251 (13.49%) Architect
3 176 (9.46%) Consultant
4 167 (8.97%) Network Engineer
5 161 (8.65%) Developer
6 118 (6.34%) Support Engineer
7 99 (5.32%) Security Engineer
8 92 (4.94%) Security Analyst
9 80 (4.30%) Security Consultant
10 74 (3.98%) Tester
11 73 (3.92%) Security Architect
12 72 (3.87%) Linux Engineer
13 62 (3.33%) Infrastructure Engineer
14 61 (3.28%) Graduate
15 57 (3.06%) 3rd Line Engineer
16 54 (2.90%) Support Analyst
17 52 (2.79%) 3rd Line Support
18 50 (2.69%) Solutions Architect
19 47 (2.53%) Penetration Tester
20 46 (2.47%) Cybersecurity Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 132 (7.09%) .NET
2 80 (4.30%) HTML
3 63 (3.39%) Web Services
4 56 (3.01%) ASP.NET
4 56 (3.01%) XML
5 44 (2.36%) CSS
6 28 (1.50%) J2EE
7 27 (1.45%) LAMP
8 23 (1.24%) Software Packaging
9 22 (1.18%) ZeroMQ
10 21 (1.13%) .NET Framework
10 21 (1.13%) WCF
11 18 (0.97%) jQuery
11 18 (0.97%) SOAP
12 16 (0.86%) CGI
12 16 (0.86%) Spring
12 16 (0.86%) XSLT
13 15 (0.81%) AngularJS
13 15 (0.81%) HTML5
13 15 (0.81%) Regular Expression
Miscellaneous
1 145 (7.79%) Analytical Skills
2 120 (6.45%) Management Information System
3 86 (4.62%) PKI
4 81 (4.35%) Computer Science
5 80 (4.30%) Data Centre
6 67 (3.60%) Mathematics
7 65 (3.49%) Driving Licence
8 44 (2.36%) Clustering
9 40 (2.15%) Embedded Systems
10 33 (1.77%) Cyberthreat
11 31 (1.67%) Security Operations Centre
12 28 (1.50%) Wiki
13 27 (1.45%) Virtual Team
14 18 (0.97%) Mobile App
15 15 (0.81%) Cryptography
15 15 (0.81%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
16 14 (0.75%) CESG
16 14 (0.75%) Fat Client
16 14 (0.75%) Physics
16 14 (0.75%) Thin Client
Operating Systems
1 445 (23.91%) Windows
2 425 (22.84%) Linux
3 162 (8.70%) Unix
4 128 (6.88%) Windows Server
5 112 (6.02%) Windows Server 2008
6 67 (3.60%) CentOS
7 60 (3.22%) Solaris
8 57 (3.06%) Windows Server 2003
9 55 (2.96%) Windows Server 2012
10 53 (2.85%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
11 51 (2.74%) VxWorks
12 49 (2.63%) Windows 7
13 18 (0.97%) Kali Linux
14 15 (0.81%) Windows NT
14 15 (0.81%) Windows XP
15 14 (0.75%) Ubuntu
15 14 (0.75%) Windows 10
16 13 (0.70%) Android
17 11 (0.59%) AIX
17 11 (0.59%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 322 (17.30%) ITIL
2 311 (16.71%) Cybersecurity
3 232 (12.47%) Agile Software Development
4 178 (9.56%) Penetration Testing
5 144 (7.74%) Presales
6 133 (7.15%) Information Security
7 123 (6.61%) Security Architecture
8 122 (6.56%) Service Delivery
9 109 (5.86%) Open Source
10 89 (4.78%) Software Engineering
11 86 (4.62%) Scrum
12 82 (4.41%) Network Design
13 75 (4.03%) Project Management
14 74 (3.98%) Ethical Hacking
14 74 (3.98%) SIEM
15 73 (3.92%) Stakeholder Management
16 72 (3.87%) Mentoring
17 70 (3.76%) Risk Management
18 67 (3.60%) SOA
19 65 (3.49%) Change Management
Programming Languages
1 243 (13.06%) C
2 231 (12.41%) Java
3 213 (11.45%) Python
4 177 (9.51%) SQL
5 163 (8.76%) C++
6 123 (6.61%) C#
7 111 (5.96%) JavaScript
8 107 (5.75%) PowerShell
9 89 (4.78%) Perl
10 49 (2.63%) VB
11 46 (2.47%) Bash Shell
12 40 (2.15%) Go
13 36 (1.93%) Shell Script
14 34 (1.83%) PL/SQL
15 30 (1.61%) T-SQL
16 25 (1.34%) Ruby
17 20 (1.07%) VB.NET
18 17 (0.91%) VBA
19 15 (0.81%) PHP
20 9 (0.48%) Embedded C
Qualifications
1 1190 (63.94%) SC Cleared
2 413 (22.19%) DV Cleared
3 199 (10.69%) Cisco Certification
4 191 (10.26%) Degree
5 132 (7.09%) CCNA
6 123 (6.61%) CCNP
7 94 (5.05%) CISSP
8 76 (4.08%) CEH
9 62 (3.33%) ITIL Certification
10 57 (3.06%) OSCP
11 56 (3.01%) JNCIS
12 49 (2.63%) CREST Certified
13 48 (2.58%) BPSS Clearance
14 46 (2.47%) GIAC
15 38 (2.04%) Microsoft Certification
16 36 (1.93%) GPEN
16 36 (1.93%) RHCE
17 35 (1.88%) ISEB
18 31 (1.67%) ISTQB
19 29 (1.56%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 119 (6.39%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 101 (5.43%) SLA
3 44 (2.36%) HMG Security Policy Framework
4 36 (1.93%) PCI DSS
5 31 (1.67%) RMADS
6 26 (1.40%) QA
6 26 (1.40%) Sarbanes-Oxley
7 19 (1.02%) FISMA
8 8 (0.43%) Data Quality
9 6 (0.32%) DO-178B
10 5 (0.27%) Def Stans
11 4 (0.21%) DO-254
11 4 (0.21%) GPG13
11 4 (0.21%) ISO 9001
11 4 (0.21%) ISO22301
12 3 (0.16%) Government Security Classifications
12 3 (0.16%) ISO/IEC 17799
12 3 (0.16%) SAS 70
13 2 (0.11%) COBIT
13 2 (0.11%) IEC 61508
System Software
1 195 (10.48%) Active Directory
2 142 (7.63%) VMware Infrastructure
3 60 (3.22%) Hyper-V
3 60 (3.22%) vSphere
4 41 (2.20%) Microsoft App-V
5 29 (1.56%) Docker
6 27 (1.45%) XenApp
7 22 (1.18%) VMware ESX
8 21 (1.13%) Samba
9 20 (1.07%) Virtual Servers
10 19 (1.02%) Virtual Machines
11 18 (0.97%) vCloud
12 17 (0.91%) Firmware
13 14 (0.75%) XenDesktop
14 13 (0.70%) iptables
15 11 (0.59%) Terminal Services
16 9 (0.48%) HDFS
17 7 (0.38%) Apache ZooKeeper
17 7 (0.38%) Forefront TMG
18 6 (0.32%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 117 (6.29%) Nessus
2 100 (5.37%) Nmap
3 62 (3.33%) SCCM
4 51 (2.74%) Puppet
5 36 (1.93%) OpenVAS
6 26 (1.40%) SCOM
7 22 (1.18%) Nagios
8 19 (1.02%) NetBackup
9 18 (0.97%) AppDNA
10 17 (0.91%) HP Quality Center
10 17 (0.91%) Opscode Chef
11 14 (0.75%) Backup Exec
11 14 (0.75%) Microsoft Clustering
12 13 (0.70%) HP Data Protector
12 13 (0.70%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
12 13 (0.70%) Oracle RMAN
12 13 (0.70%) vMotion
13 12 (0.64%) EMC NetWorker
13 12 (0.64%) HP SIM
14 11 (0.59%) WSUS
Vendors
1 314 (16.87%) Microsoft
2 239 (12.84%) Cisco
3 223 (11.98%) VMware
4 164 (8.81%) Oracle
5 159 (8.54%) Juniper
6 94 (5.05%) HP
7 83 (4.46%) Red Hat
8 71 (3.82%) Citrix
9 68 (3.65%) SAP
10 61 (3.28%) IBM
11 51 (2.74%) CheckPoint
11 51 (2.74%) F5
12 49 (2.63%) EMC
13 42 (2.26%) Palo Alto
14 38 (2.04%) Coverity
14 38 (2.04%) Qualys
15 29 (1.56%) Symantec
16 26 (1.40%) Sun
17 20 (1.07%) SolarWinds
18 19 (1.02%) Wyse
Farnborough, Hampshire
Spring Technology
Salary: £16000.00 - £20000.00 per annum + + bonus + shift allowance
Posted: 3 days ago
Bracknell, Berkshire
Lorien Resourcing
Salary: Competitive Salary Package
Posted: Yesterday
Farnborough, Hampshire
Executive Recruitment Services (ERS)
Salary: £50000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Havant, Hampshire
Executive Recruitment Services (ERS)
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Basingstoke, Hampshire
Lorien Resourcing
Salary: Competitive Salary Package
Posted: 3 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £40,000 - £60,000
Posted: 2 days ago
Aldershot, Hampshire
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £40,000 - £60,000
Posted: 2 days ago
Guildford, Surrey
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £40,000 - £60,000
Posted: 2 days ago
South East
Applause IT Innovation
Salary: £70000 - £75000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Camberley, Surrey
Imperative People
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + Car Allow, o/c o/t
Posted: 4 days ago
Oxfordshire
DCL Search & Selection
Salary: £75000 - £80000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Camberley, Surrey
Imperative People
Salary: £30000.00 - £35000.00 per annum + Excellent Benefits Package
Posted: 3 days ago
Southampton, Hampshire
Acumin
Salary: Unspecified
Posted: 2 days ago
Farnborough, Hampshire
Executive Recruitment Services (ERS)
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Farnborough, Hampshire
Experis Ltd
Salary: £24000.00 - £26000.00 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Bracknell, Berkshire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 55000 + excellent benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Leatherhead, Surrey
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 25,000 - 45,000
Posted: 5 days ago
Aldershot, Hampshire
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £40,000 - £60,000
Posted: 2 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £40,000 - £60,000
Posted: 2 days ago
Guildford, Surrey
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £40,000 - £60,000
Posted: 2 days ago
Basingstoke, Hampshire
Imperative People
Salary: £40000.00 - £50000.00 per annum + Pack
Posted: 2 days ago
Aldershot, Hampshire
Resourcing People Ltd.
Salary: From £30,000 to £60,000 per annum Plus Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Hampshire
Executive Recruitment Services (ERS)
Posted: 4 days ago
Berkshire
Computer People
Posted: 2 days ago
Portsmouth, Hampshire
Executive Recruitment Services (ERS)
Salary: £45000 - £57000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Spring Technology
Posted: 3 days ago
Leatherhead, Surrey
CGI
Salary: Negotiable
Posted: 4 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £40,000 - £60,000
Posted: 2 days ago
Aldershot, Hampshire
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £40,000 - £60,000
Posted: 2 days ago
Guildford, Surrey
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £40,000 - £60,000
Posted: 2 days ago