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

3 months to
24 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Security Clearance
Rank 45 45 28
Rank change year-on-year
0 -17
Permanent jobs citing Security Cleared 998 1122 1822
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 5.41% 5.38% 8.15%
As % of the Qualifications category 17.10% 16.99% 24.15%
Number of salaries quoted 662 796 1277
Median salary £45,000 £45,000 £46,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
- -3.22%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £65,000 £71,500
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
5837 6602 7543
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 31.67% 31.63% 33.73%
Number of salaries quoted 4737 5129 5830
Median salary £45,000 £42,500 £43,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% -1.16%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £26,000 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £65,000 £61,500
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 24 July 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 24 July 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 +3 398 £40,000 -1.23% 50
Berkshire -7 220 £55,000 +10.00% 19
Surrey +15 149 £50,000 +11.11% 23
Oxfordshire -1 97 £50,000 +25.00% 7
Buckinghamshire -21 60 £40,000 - 9
East Sussex +33 29 £40,000 +6.66% 1
Kent +24 24 £40,000 +6.66% 1
West Sussex -34 8 £40,000 -11.11% 4
Thames Valley - 5 £100,000 -
Middlesex +2 1 - -
Security Cleared
England

Security Cleared
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 24 July 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 1281 (66.20%) SC Cleared
2 502 (25.94%) Windows
3 442 (22.84%) Linux
4 382 (19.74%) Microsoft
5 368 (19.02%) DV Cleared
6 339 (17.52%) ITIL
7 323 (16.69%) Cybersecurity
8 318 (16.43%) Firewall
9 311 (16.07%) VMware
10 289 (14.94%) Java
11 256 (13.23%) Agile Software Development
12 249 (12.87%) Cisco
13 244 (12.61%) Finance
14 229 (11.83%) C
14 229 (11.83%) Degree
15 220 (11.37%) Active Directory
16 219 (11.32%) Telecoms
17 212 (10.96%) SQL
18 201 (10.39%) Oracle
19 196 (10.13%) Windows Server
20 195 (10.08%) MS Excel
21 190 (9.82%) C++
22 187 (9.66%) Python
22 187 (9.66%) Cisco Certification
23 178 (9.20%) SQL Server
23 178 (9.20%) VMware Infrastructure
24 161 (8.32%) Presales
25 159 (8.22%) C#
26 154 (7.96%) Windows Server 2008
27 150 (7.75%) JavaScript

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 91 (4.70%) SharePoint
2 57 (2.95%) Apache
3 52 (2.69%) Tomcat
4 49 (2.53%) Skype for Business
5 48 (2.48%) Elasticsearch
6 47 (2.43%) IIS
7 44 (2.27%) MS Exchange
8 37 (1.91%) JBoss
9 35 (1.81%) nginx
10 29 (1.50%) SharePoint 2013
11 26 (1.34%) Exchange Server 2010
11 26 (1.34%) SharePoint 2010
12 16 (0.83%) WebLogic
13 15 (0.78%) Exchange Server 2007
14 13 (0.67%) Exchange Server 2013
14 13 (0.67%) OpenStack
14 13 (0.67%) WebSphere
15 11 (0.57%) ArcGIS
16 8 (0.41%) Documentum
16 8 (0.41%) Oracle Spatial
Applications
1 195 (10.08%) MS Excel
2 65 (3.36%) MS Office
3 34 (1.76%) MS PowerPoint
4 17 (0.88%) MS Visio
5 15 (0.78%) MS Project
6 6 (0.31%) Maple
7 3 (0.16%) Acrobat
7 3 (0.16%) Adobe Illustrator
7 3 (0.16%) Fireworks
7 3 (0.16%) OrCAD
7 3 (0.16%) Photoshop
7 3 (0.16%) RoboHelp
7 3 (0.16%) Spreadsheet
8 2 (0.10%) AutoCAD
9 1 (0.052%) Mingle
Business Applications
1 17 (0.88%) Dynamics CRM
1 17 (0.88%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 13 (0.67%) Oracle EBS
3 11 (0.57%) SAP HR
4 9 (0.47%) Oracle EBS R12
5 8 (0.41%) SAP HCM
6 7 (0.36%) Oracle Applications
6 7 (0.36%) SAP ERP
7 6 (0.31%) Remedy ITSM
8 4 (0.21%) Oracle General Ledger
8 4 (0.21%) Oracle Payables
8 4 (0.21%) Oracle Payroll
8 4 (0.21%) Oracle Receivables
8 4 (0.21%) SAP Payroll
8 4 (0.21%) SAP Travel Management
9 3 (0.16%) Primavera
9 3 (0.16%) SAP PS
10 2 (0.10%) SAP CO
10 2 (0.10%) SAP FI
10 2 (0.10%) SAP FI/CO
Cloud Services
1 49 (2.53%) SaaS
2 42 (2.17%) Office 365
3 34 (1.76%) Microsoft Azure
4 29 (1.50%) Amazon AWS
5 15 (0.78%) IaaS
5 15 (0.78%) PaaS
5 15 (0.78%) SuccessFactors
6 11 (0.57%) GitHub
7 8 (0.41%) Cloud Computing
8 2 (0.10%) SoftLayer
9 1 (0.052%) Amazon S3
9 1 (0.052%) AWS CloudFormation
9 1 (0.052%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
9 1 (0.052%) Heroku
Communications & Networking
1 318 (16.43%) Firewall
2 117 (6.05%) Network Security
3 115 (5.94%) TCP/IP
4 111 (5.74%) DNS
5 98 (5.06%) WAN
6 87 (4.50%) LAN
7 72 (3.72%) MPLS
8 69 (3.57%) VPN
9 68 (3.51%) SAN
10 60 (3.10%) OSPF
11 59 (3.05%) BGP
11 59 (3.05%) Wireless
12 57 (2.95%) DHCP
13 48 (2.48%) Cisco ASA
14 39 (2.02%) Internet
15 36 (1.86%) IPsec
16 35 (1.81%) SSL
17 31 (1.60%) HTTP
17 31 (1.60%) Intrusion Detection
18 26 (1.34%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 178 (9.20%) SQL Server
2 93 (4.81%) Big Data
3 54 (2.79%) MySQL
4 50 (2.58%) Hadoop
5 49 (2.53%) NoSQL
6 37 (1.91%) Oracle Database
7 34 (1.76%) PostgreSQL
8 21 (1.09%) Relational Database
9 20 (1.03%) GIS
10 19 (0.98%) MongoDB
11 16 (0.83%) Oracle Reports
11 16 (0.83%) SQL Server 2008
12 14 (0.72%) Apache Cassandra
13 13 (0.67%) RDBMS
14 12 (0.62%) Redis
14 12 (0.62%) SQL Server 2005
15 11 (0.57%) MariaDB
16 8 (0.41%) Apache Hive
16 8 (0.41%) Data Warehouse
16 8 (0.41%) Riak
Development Applications
1 70 (3.62%) JIRA
2 61 (3.15%) Metasploit
3 53 (2.74%) Git (software)
3 53 (2.74%) Selenium
4 38 (1.96%) Subversion
5 36 (1.86%) Jenkins
6 29 (1.50%) WebDriver
7 27 (1.40%) Bugzilla
7 27 (1.40%) Visual Studio
8 26 (1.34%) JUnit
8 26 (1.34%) Maven
9 21 (1.09%) Burp Suite
10 20 (1.03%) Team Foundation Server
11 19 (0.98%) ClearCase
11 19 (0.98%) NUnit
12 18 (0.93%) TestNG
13 17 (0.88%) Eclipse
13 17 (0.88%) Rational DOORS
14 16 (0.83%) Cucumber
15 15 (0.78%) MSI
General
1 244 (12.61%) Finance
2 219 (11.32%) Telecoms
3 70 (3.62%) Marketing
4 64 (3.31%) Manufacturing
5 56 (2.89%) Military
6 47 (2.43%) Aerospace
7 45 (2.33%) Banking
8 40 (2.07%) Electronics
9 25 (1.29%) Legal
9 25 (1.29%) Pharmaceutical
10 21 (1.09%) Retail
11 19 (0.98%) Games
12 15 (0.78%) Law
12 15 (0.78%) Local Government
13 13 (0.67%) Publishing
14 10 (0.52%) Automotive
14 10 (0.52%) Avionics
15 9 (0.47%) Billing
16 4 (0.21%) Back Office
16 4 (0.21%) Spanish Language
Job Titles
1 324 (16.74%) Analyst
2 247 (12.76%) Architect
3 190 (9.82%) Consultant
4 176 (9.10%) Developer
5 147 (7.60%) Network Engineer
6 123 (6.36%) Support Engineer
7 95 (4.91%) Security Consultant
8 88 (4.55%) Security Engineer
9 87 (4.50%) Security Analyst
10 78 (4.03%) Infrastructure Engineer
11 74 (3.82%) Security Architect
11 74 (3.82%) Support Analyst
12 70 (3.62%) Software Engineer
13 66 (3.41%) Graduate
14 61 (3.15%) Tester
15 60 (3.10%) Cybersecurity Architect
16 57 (2.95%) 3rd Line Support
17 54 (2.79%) Linux Engineer
18 52 (2.69%) 3rd Line Engineer
19 50 (2.58%) IT Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 143 (7.39%) .NET
2 126 (6.51%) HTML
3 82 (4.24%) XML
4 65 (3.36%) CSS
5 51 (2.64%) Web Services
6 50 (2.58%) ASP.NET
7 35 (1.81%) SOAP
8 30 (1.55%) J2EE
9 28 (1.45%) HTML5
10 27 (1.40%) Spring
11 25 (1.29%) JSON
12 24 (1.24%) REST
12 24 (1.24%) ZeroMQ
13 23 (1.19%) jQuery
14 22 (1.14%) LAMP
15 21 (1.09%) .NET Framework
15 21 (1.09%) CGI
15 21 (1.09%) Regular Expression
16 20 (1.03%) XSLT
17 18 (0.93%) Software Packaging
Miscellaneous
1 136 (7.03%) Analytical Skills
2 96 (4.96%) Computer Science
3 94 (4.86%) Management Information System
4 82 (4.24%) Mathematics
5 79 (4.08%) Data Centre
6 75 (3.88%) PKI
7 60 (3.10%) Clustering
8 56 (2.89%) Driving Licence
9 52 (2.69%) Embedded Systems
10 34 (1.76%) Cybercrime
10 34 (1.76%) Cyberthreat
11 30 (1.55%) Fat Client
11 30 (1.55%) Thin Client
12 29 (1.50%) Virtual Team
13 28 (1.45%) Algorithms
14 26 (1.34%) CESG
14 26 (1.34%) Security Operations Centre
15 24 (1.24%) Physics
16 23 (1.19%) EPoS
16 23 (1.19%) Informatics
Operating Systems
1 502 (25.94%) Windows
2 442 (22.84%) Linux
3 196 (10.13%) Windows Server
4 154 (7.96%) Windows Server 2008
5 145 (7.49%) Unix
6 87 (4.50%) Windows Server 2003
7 85 (4.39%) Windows Server 2012
8 79 (4.08%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 59 (3.05%) Solaris
10 58 (3.00%) CentOS
10 58 (3.00%) Windows 7
11 40 (2.07%) VxWorks
12 28 (1.45%) Windows XP
13 21 (1.09%) Kali Linux
13 21 (1.09%) Windows 8
14 20 (1.03%) Android
15 16 (0.83%) Windows NT
16 13 (0.67%) AIX
16 13 (0.67%) Windows 10
17 12 (0.62%) VMS
Processes & Methodologies
1 339 (17.52%) ITIL
2 323 (16.69%) Cybersecurity
3 256 (13.23%) Agile Software Development
4 161 (8.32%) Presales
5 142 (7.34%) Service Delivery
6 140 (7.24%) Security Architecture
7 131 (6.77%) Software Engineering
8 123 (6.36%) Penetration Testing
9 109 (5.63%) Information Security
10 100 (5.17%) Network Design
11 99 (5.12%) Scrum
12 90 (4.65%) Change Management
13 87 (4.50%) Open Source
14 86 (4.44%) Project Management
14 86 (4.44%) TOGAF
14 86 (4.44%) UML
15 78 (4.03%) Mentoring
16 76 (3.93%) Service Management
16 76 (3.93%) SIEM
17 75 (3.88%) Analytics
Programming Languages
1 289 (14.94%) Java
2 229 (11.83%) C
3 212 (10.96%) SQL
4 190 (9.82%) C++
5 187 (9.66%) Python
6 159 (8.22%) C#
7 150 (7.75%) JavaScript
8 106 (5.48%) PowerShell
9 78 (4.03%) Perl
10 55 (2.84%) VB
11 51 (2.64%) Bash Shell
12 50 (2.58%) Shell Script
13 48 (2.48%) PL/SQL
14 31 (1.60%) Ruby
15 23 (1.19%) T-SQL
16 21 (1.09%) VB.NET
17 18 (0.93%) VBA
18 17 (0.88%) PHP
19 11 (0.57%) Embedded C
20 10 (0.52%) R
Qualifications
1 1281 (66.20%) SC Cleared
2 368 (19.02%) DV Cleared
3 229 (11.83%) Degree
4 187 (9.66%) Cisco Certification
5 147 (7.60%) CCNA
6 109 (5.63%) CCNP
7 77 (3.98%) CISSP
8 55 (2.84%) CREST Certified
8 55 (2.84%) Microsoft Certification
9 47 (2.43%) CEH
10 45 (2.33%) BPSS Clearance
11 44 (2.27%) ISTQB
12 43 (2.22%) ITIL Certification
13 40 (2.07%) ISEB
13 40 (2.07%) OSCP
14 37 (1.91%) JNCIS
14 37 (1.91%) MCSE
14 37 (1.91%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
15 36 (1.86%) GIAC
16 31 (1.60%) JNCIA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 125 (6.46%) SLA
2 107 (5.53%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 68 (3.51%) HMG Security Policy Framework
4 49 (2.53%) QA
5 45 (2.33%) RMADS
6 23 (1.19%) Disclosure Scotland
7 19 (0.98%) FISMA
8 15 (0.78%) PCI DSS
9 10 (0.52%) Data Quality
10 7 (0.36%) DO-254
11 6 (0.31%) Def Stans
11 6 (0.31%) DO-178B
11 6 (0.31%) ISO 9001
12 5 (0.26%) ISO22301
13 3 (0.16%) GPG13
13 3 (0.16%) JSP 440
13 3 (0.16%) SAS 70
14 2 (0.10%) FIPS 140-2
14 2 (0.10%) Government Security Classifications
14 2 (0.10%) IEC 61508
System Software
1 220 (11.37%) Active Directory
2 178 (9.20%) VMware Infrastructure
3 85 (4.39%) vSphere
4 56 (2.89%) Hyper-V
5 41 (2.12%) XenApp
6 33 (1.71%) Microsoft App-V
7 30 (1.55%) VMware ESXi
8 28 (1.45%) Docker
8 28 (1.45%) vCloud
9 27 (1.40%) VMware ESX
10 21 (1.09%) Firmware
11 18 (0.93%) Virtual Machines
12 15 (0.78%) Virtual Servers
13 14 (0.72%) Samba
14 13 (0.67%) KVM
15 12 (0.62%) HDFS
16 10 (0.52%) Apache ZooKeeper
16 10 (0.52%) DFS Replication
16 10 (0.52%) VirtualBox
16 10 (0.52%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 99 (5.12%) Nessus
2 78 (4.03%) Nmap
3 77 (3.98%) SCCM
4 44 (2.27%) SCOM
5 38 (1.96%) Puppet
6 29 (1.50%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
7 27 (1.40%) Microsoft Clustering
7 27 (1.40%) OpenVAS
8 26 (1.34%) HP SIM
8 26 (1.34%) NetBackup
9 25 (1.29%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
10 21 (1.09%) HP Data Protector
11 19 (0.98%) vMotion
12 18 (0.93%) Netcool
13 17 (0.88%) OpenView
14 16 (0.83%) McAfee ePO
15 15 (0.78%) AppDNA
16 14 (0.72%) Hadoop YARN
17 13 (0.67%) EMC NetWorker
18 12 (0.62%) WSUS
Vendors
1 382 (19.74%) Microsoft
2 311 (16.07%) VMware
3 249 (12.87%) Cisco
4 201 (10.39%) Oracle
5 141 (7.29%) HP
6 136 (7.03%) Juniper
7 95 (4.91%) Citrix
8 83 (4.29%) Red Hat
9 67 (3.46%) EMC
10 62 (3.20%) F5
11 56 (2.89%) IBM
12 50 (2.58%) SAP
13 46 (2.38%) CheckPoint
13 46 (2.38%) Dell
14 45 (2.33%) Symantec
15 32 (1.65%) Fujitsu
16 31 (1.60%) Palo Alto
17 30 (1.55%) SolarWinds
18 29 (1.50%) Coverity
18 29 (1.50%) Qualys
Basingstoke, Hampshire
Lorien Resourcing
Salary: Competitive Salary Package
Posted: 2 days ago
Farnborough, Hampshire
Global Technology Solutions Ltd
Salary: £30000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Hampshire
Executive Recruitment Services (ERS)
Salary: £55000 - £70000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Woking, Surrey
Venturi
Salary: £50000.00 - £70000.00 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Farnborough, Hampshire
Executive Recruitment Services (ERS)
Salary: £55000 - £57000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Oxfordshire
DCL Search & Selection
Salary: £50000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Hampshire
Informatiq Consulting
Salary: £34000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Southampton, Hampshire
Experis Ltd
Salary: Competitive + benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Leatherhead, Surrey
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £60,000 - £70,000 + Generous Package
Posted: 4 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £60,000 - £70,000 + Generous Package
Posted: 4 days ago
Woking, Surrey
Global Technology Solutions Ltd
Salary: £23500 - £32585 per annum + stand by allowance+ benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Berkshire
Fenwick Ryan
Salary: £65000 - £85000 per annum + Car Allow,Bens,Bonus,Stock
Posted: 2 days ago
Berkshire
Haybrook IT Resourcing Ltd
Salary: TBC
Posted: 2 days ago
Oxfordshire
DCL Search & Selection
Salary: £75000 - £80000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Hampshire
Haybrook IT Resourcing Ltd
Salary: Up to £45,000 per annum DOE
Posted: 2 days ago
Basingstoke, Hampshire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 55,000 + bonus + car
Posted: 5 days ago
Farnborough, Hampshire
Experis Ltd
Salary: £30000.00 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Perfect People Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: Up to £60,000 basic + 30% shift + 10% Bonus + Excellent Benefits (£84,
Posted: Yesterday
Brighton, East Sussex
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £Competitive Plus Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Leatherhead, Surrey
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 50,000 - 60,000
Posted: 6 days ago
Basingstoke, Hampshire
Lorien Resourcing
Salary: Negotiable + bonus + pension
Posted: 3 days ago
Southampton, Hampshire
Haybrook IT Resourcing Ltd
Salary: Up to £38,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Farnborough, Hampshire
Experis Ltd
Salary: £50000.00 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
Sogeti
Salary: Competitive salary + benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Portsmouth, Hampshire
Informatiq Consulting
Salary: £60000 - £67000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Leatherhead, Surrey
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 35000 - 65000
Posted: 5 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Capita Resourcing - IT Resourcing
Salary: £375 - £425 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Southampton, Hampshire
Experis Ltd
Salary: £20000.00 - £22500.00 per annum + shift uplift
Posted: 5 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 35,000 - 50,000 per annum plus excellent benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Kent
DCL Search & Selection
Salary: £20000 - £25000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday