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 February 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
27 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Security Clearance
England / South East
Rank 62 52 38
Rank change year-on-year
-10 -14
Permanent jobs citing Security Cleared 650 925 1298
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 4.38% 4.88% 6.25%
As % of the Qualifications category 15.85% 15.58% 19.61%
Number of salaries quoted 430 648 955
Median salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+5.55% -
90% offered a salary of more than £32,000 £28,000 £31,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £65,000 £67,500
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £46,500
% change year-on-year
- -3.22%

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
4100 5936 6620
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 27.61% 31.31% 31.86%
Number of salaries quoted 3305 4822 5155
Median salary £42,500 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-5.55% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £63,000 £65,000 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,500

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 27 February 2017.

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 27 February 2017. 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 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 +3 340 £45,000 +9.09% 92
Berkshire -23 119 £51,500 +3.00% 15
Surrey +34 97 £48,750 +10.79% 25
Buckinghamshire +2 35 £39,000 -17.89% 6
West Sussex +7 21 £50,730 +22.23%
Oxfordshire -21 20 £60,000 +41.17% 5
M4 Corridor +1 5 £40,000 -46.66%
Kent -25 5 £28,000 -20.00%
East Sussex +2 4 £55,000 +27.90% 1
Middlesex -3 4 £32,500 -44.44%
Home Counties - 3 £60,000 -
Security Cleared
England

Security Cleared
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 27 February 2017, 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 1035 (70.07%) SC Cleared
2 283 (19.16%) Windows
2 283 (19.16%) Linux
3 238 (16.11%) DV Cleared
4 235 (15.91%) Microsoft
5 233 (15.78%) ITIL
6 223 (15.10%) Agile Software Development
7 205 (13.88%) Java
8 195 (13.20%) Juniper
9 187 (12.66%) C
10 181 (12.25%) Cybersecurity
11 180 (12.19%) Cisco
12 177 (11.98%) Degree
13 174 (11.78%) Firewall
14 162 (10.97%) VMware
15 157 (10.63%) Unix
16 148 (10.02%) Python
17 147 (9.95%) SQL
18 146 (9.88%) Cisco Certification
19 144 (9.75%) Software Engineering
20 134 (9.07%) C++
21 133 (9.00%) Telecoms
22 131 (8.87%) VMware Infrastructure
23 126 (8.53%) Oracle
24 125 (8.46%) MS Excel
25 115 (7.79%) Analytical Skills
26 109 (7.38%) C#
27 108 (7.31%) LAN
28 106 (7.18%) Active Directory
29 105 (7.11%) 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 40 (2.71%) SharePoint
2 34 (2.30%) MS Exchange
3 23 (1.56%) Tomcat
4 21 (1.42%) JBoss
5 20 (1.35%) WebLogic
6 16 (1.08%) Apache
6 16 (1.08%) BizTalk Server
6 16 (1.08%) Drupal
7 13 (0.88%) MS Project Server
8 12 (0.81%) Oracle SOA Suite
9 11 (0.74%) OpenStack
10 10 (0.68%) IIS
10 10 (0.68%) SharePoint 2013
10 10 (0.68%) SharePoint Server
11 9 (0.61%) SharePoint 2010
11 9 (0.61%) WebSphere
12 8 (0.54%) nginx
13 7 (0.47%) Skype for Business
14 6 (0.41%) WebSphere Application Server
14 6 (0.41%) WebSphere Process Server
Applications
1 125 (8.46%) MS Excel
2 64 (4.33%) MS Office
3 37 (2.51%) MS Project
4 15 (1.02%) MS PowerPoint
5 5 (0.34%) Photoshop
5 5 (0.34%) Simulink
5 5 (0.34%) S-PLUS
6 4 (0.27%) InfoPath
7 3 (0.20%) AutoCAD
8 1 (0.068%) MS Visio
8 1 (0.068%) SPSS
8 1 (0.068%) SPSS Modeler
Business Applications
1 15 (1.02%) SAP CO
1 15 (1.02%) SAP FI
1 15 (1.02%) SAP FI/CO
2 12 (0.81%) SAP HR
3 11 (0.74%) Oracle ERP
3 11 (0.74%) SAP PS
4 10 (0.68%) Oracle EBS
5 9 (0.61%) Primavera
6 7 (0.47%) Remedy ITSM
7 6 (0.41%) SAP PSCD
8 5 (0.34%) Eloqua
8 5 (0.34%) LabWindows
9 4 (0.27%) SAP GRC
9 4 (0.27%) SAP Oil and Gas
9 4 (0.27%) Teamcenter
10 3 (0.20%) Cognos Business Intelligence
10 3 (0.20%) SAP HCM
11 2 (0.14%) SAP ERP
11 2 (0.14%) SAP SCM
11 2 (0.14%) SAP SRM
Cloud Services
1 48 (3.25%) Microsoft Azure
2 37 (2.51%) Amazon AWS
3 33 (2.23%) SaaS
4 31 (2.10%) Cloud Computing
5 29 (1.96%) GitHub
6 23 (1.56%) IaaS
6 23 (1.56%) PaaS
7 21 (1.42%) Office 365
8 13 (0.88%) Google Cloud Platform
9 7 (0.47%) SuccessFactors
10 5 (0.34%) Boomi
10 5 (0.34%) Responsys
10 5 (0.34%) Taleo
11 2 (0.14%) Amazon EC2
11 2 (0.14%) G Suite
12 1 (0.068%) iTunes
Communications & Networking
1 174 (11.78%) Firewall
2 108 (7.31%) LAN
3 84 (5.69%) TCP/IP
4 78 (5.28%) BGP
5 77 (5.21%) WAN
6 72 (4.87%) MPLS
7 71 (4.81%) DNS
8 66 (4.47%) OSPF
9 54 (3.66%) Cisco ASA
10 52 (3.52%) Network Security
11 47 (3.18%) VPN
12 45 (3.05%) Wireless
13 42 (2.84%) DHCP
14 39 (2.64%) Junos
15 37 (2.51%) ATM
16 36 (2.44%) SAN
17 35 (2.37%) Wi-Fi
18 27 (1.83%) Intrusion Detection
19 21 (1.42%) IPsec
20 20 (1.35%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 79 (5.35%) SQL Server
2 45 (3.05%) MySQL
3 29 (1.96%) PostgreSQL
4 28 (1.90%) MongoDB
5 27 (1.83%) NoSQL
6 25 (1.69%) SQL Server 2008
7 24 (1.62%) Relational Database
8 20 (1.35%) Big Data
9 18 (1.22%) Oracle Database
10 17 (1.15%) Hadoop
11 14 (0.95%) SQL Server Integration Services
12 13 (0.88%) SAP BW
13 12 (0.81%) Data Warehouse
14 10 (0.68%) Oracle Reports
15 9 (0.61%) MariaDB
15 9 (0.61%) SQL Server 2005
16 8 (0.54%) RDBMS
17 7 (0.47%) BusinessObjects
17 7 (0.47%) Pentaho
17 7 (0.47%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 49 (3.32%) Selenium
2 47 (3.18%) JIRA
3 36 (2.44%) Team Foundation Server
4 35 (2.37%) Visual Studio
5 31 (2.10%) Rational DOORS
6 27 (1.83%) JUnit
7 24 (1.62%) Git (software)
7 24 (1.62%) HP UFT
7 24 (1.62%) Metasploit
8 19 (1.29%) Jenkins
9 18 (1.22%) Maven
10 17 (1.15%) WATIR
11 15 (1.02%) Ant
11 15 (1.02%) Subversion
12 13 (0.88%) QUnit
13 10 (0.68%) Atlassian Bamboo
13 10 (0.68%) SoapUI
13 10 (0.68%) Vagrant
14 9 (0.61%) JMeter
15 8 (0.54%) Bugzilla
General
1 133 (9.00%) Telecoms
2 86 (5.82%) Finance
3 53 (3.59%) Military
4 38 (2.57%) Manufacturing
5 35 (2.37%) Legal
6 33 (2.23%) Marketing
7 32 (2.17%) Aerospace
8 15 (1.02%) Publishing
9 14 (0.95%) Electronics
10 12 (0.81%) Retail
11 9 (0.61%) Law
12 8 (0.54%) Automotive
12 8 (0.54%) Avionics
13 7 (0.47%) Local Government
14 3 (0.20%) Banking
14 3 (0.20%) Games
15 2 (0.14%) Back Office
16 1 (0.068%) Financial Institution
16 1 (0.068%) French Language
Job Titles
1 199 (13.47%) Developer
2 164 (11.10%) Analyst
3 145 (9.82%) Architect
4 112 (7.58%) Consultant
5 101 (6.84%) Network Engineer
6 97 (6.57%) Support Engineer
7 76 (5.15%) Software Engineer
8 64 (4.33%) Infrastructure Engineer
8 64 (4.33%) Security Architect
9 54 (3.66%) Systems Engineer
10 53 (3.59%) Juniper Engineer
11 38 (2.57%) Software Developer
12 37 (2.51%) Project Manager
12 37 (2.51%) Security Engineer
13 35 (2.37%) Senior Developer
14 33 (2.23%) Integration Engineer
14 33 (2.23%) Security Consultant
15 32 (2.17%) Security Analyst
16 31 (2.10%) Cloud Engineer
16 31 (2.10%) Network Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 87 (5.89%) HTML
2 79 (5.35%) .NET
3 59 (3.99%) Web Services
4 49 (3.32%) XML
5 48 (3.25%) CSS
6 40 (2.71%) AngularJS
6 40 (2.71%) JSON
7 39 (2.64%) REST
8 27 (1.83%) ASP.NET
9 24 (1.62%) Spring
10 22 (1.49%) jQuery
11 21 (1.42%) HTML5
11 21 (1.42%) RESTful
12 19 (1.29%) SOAP
13 18 (1.22%) J2EE
14 15 (1.02%) Dojo
15 14 (0.95%) LAMP
15 14 (0.95%) Node.js
15 14 (0.95%) WCF
16 13 (0.88%) Software Packaging
Miscellaneous
1 115 (7.79%) Analytical Skills
2 102 (6.91%) Management Information System
3 79 (5.35%) Data Centre
4 77 (5.21%) PKI
5 76 (5.15%) Computer Science
6 45 (3.05%) Driving Licence
7 26 (1.76%) NHS
7 26 (1.76%) Security Operations Centre
8 24 (1.62%) User Experience
9 17 (1.15%) Clustering
9 17 (1.15%) Embedded Systems
9 17 (1.15%) Hybrid Cloud
9 17 (1.15%) Private Cloud
10 16 (1.08%) CESG
11 14 (0.95%) Enterprise Software
11 14 (0.95%) Virtual Team
12 13 (0.88%) e-Health
13 12 (0.81%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
14 11 (0.74%) Cyberthreat
14 11 (0.74%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 283 (19.16%) Linux
1 283 (19.16%) Windows
2 157 (10.63%) Unix
3 74 (5.01%) Windows Server
4 49 (3.32%) Windows Server 2008
5 44 (2.98%) Solaris
6 41 (2.78%) Windows 7
7 36 (2.44%) CentOS
8 34 (2.30%) Windows Server 2012
9 31 (2.10%) Windows 10
10 27 (1.83%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
11 23 (1.56%) VxWorks
12 16 (1.08%) Windows Server 2003
13 14 (0.95%) Ubuntu
14 12 (0.81%) Windows 8
15 11 (0.74%) Apple iOS
15 11 (0.74%) Windows XP
16 10 (0.68%) Android
16 10 (0.68%) SUSE
17 9 (0.61%) AIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 233 (15.78%) ITIL
2 223 (15.10%) Agile Software Development
3 181 (12.25%) Cybersecurity
4 144 (9.75%) Software Engineering
5 103 (6.97%) SOA
6 100 (6.77%) Project Management
7 98 (6.64%) Stakeholder Management
8 93 (6.30%) Open Source
9 85 (5.75%) Service Delivery
10 84 (5.69%) Penetration Testing
11 83 (5.62%) Customer Requirements
12 80 (5.42%) Information Security
13 75 (5.08%) Service Management
14 69 (4.67%) Data Protection
15 67 (4.54%) Logistics
16 65 (4.40%) Security Architecture
17 64 (4.33%) Risk Management
18 59 (3.99%) Configuration Management
19 57 (3.86%) TOGAF
20 55 (3.72%) Network Design
Programming Languages
1 205 (13.88%) Java
2 187 (12.66%) C
3 148 (10.02%) Python
4 147 (9.95%) SQL
5 134 (9.07%) C++
6 109 (7.38%) C#
7 105 (7.11%) JavaScript
8 63 (4.27%) PowerShell
9 40 (2.71%) Bash Shell
10 39 (2.64%) Perl
10 39 (2.64%) VB
11 35 (2.37%) Go
12 22 (1.49%) PL/SQL
13 21 (1.42%) Ruby
13 21 (1.42%) Shell Script
14 20 (1.35%) Bourne shell
15 17 (1.15%) ABAP
15 17 (1.15%) Scala
16 13 (0.88%) Groovy
17 11 (0.74%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 1035 (70.07%) SC Cleared
2 238 (16.11%) DV Cleared
3 177 (11.98%) Degree
4 146 (9.88%) Cisco Certification
5 91 (6.16%) CCNA
6 69 (4.67%) CCNP
7 55 (3.72%) CISSP
8 51 (3.45%) CEH
9 44 (2.98%) JNCIS
10 29 (1.96%) JNCIA
10 29 (1.96%) JNCIP
10 29 (1.96%) Microsoft Certification
11 24 (1.62%) BPSS Clearance
11 24 (1.62%) ITIL Certification
12 23 (1.56%) CCIE
12 23 (1.56%) SANS
13 18 (1.22%) OSCP
14 16 (1.08%) CISM
14 16 (1.08%) GIAC
15 15 (1.02%) APMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 100 (6.77%) SLA
2 44 (2.98%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 22 (1.49%) PCI DSS
4 17 (1.15%) ISO/IEC 17799
4 17 (1.15%) Sarbanes-Oxley
5 16 (1.08%) Cyber Essentials
6 14 (0.95%) PMO
7 13 (0.88%) HMG Security Policy Framework
8 10 (0.68%) QA
9 7 (0.47%) DO-178B
10 6 (0.41%) FISMA
10 6 (0.41%) JSP 440
11 5 (0.34%) GDPR
11 5 (0.34%) ISO 9001
12 4 (0.27%) Data Quality
12 4 (0.27%) Def Stans
13 3 (0.20%) COBIT
14 2 (0.14%) GPG13
15 1 (0.068%) Cyber Essentials PLUS
15 1 (0.068%) Government Security Classifications
System Software
1 131 (8.87%) VMware Infrastructure
2 106 (7.18%) Active Directory
3 55 (3.72%) Hyper-V
4 53 (3.59%) vSphere
5 23 (1.56%) VMware ESXi
6 17 (1.15%) Docker
7 16 (1.08%) Microsoft App-V
8 10 (0.68%) XenServer
9 7 (0.47%) Oracle RAC
9 7 (0.47%) vCloud
9 7 (0.47%) Xen
10 6 (0.41%) Samba
11 5 (0.34%) Apache ZooKeeper
12 4 (0.27%) HDFS
12 4 (0.27%) KVM
12 4 (0.27%) VirtualBox
12 4 (0.27%) XenApp
13 3 (0.20%) Firmware
13 3 (0.20%) VMware ESX
13 3 (0.20%) VMware Workstation
Systems Management
1 36 (2.44%) Nessus
2 33 (2.23%) Nmap
3 29 (1.96%) Juniper STRM
3 29 (1.96%) SCCM
4 24 (1.62%) Puppet
5 14 (0.95%) OpenView Configuration Management
6 13 (0.88%) Opscode Chef
7 12 (0.81%) Endace
7 12 (0.81%) Nagios
7 12 (0.81%) Tivoli
8 11 (0.74%) HP Quality Center
9 10 (0.68%) Kubernetes
9 10 (0.68%) OpenVAS
10 8 (0.54%) Microsoft Clustering
10 8 (0.54%) NetBackup
10 8 (0.54%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
10 8 (0.54%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
11 7 (0.47%) Oracle RMAN
12 6 (0.41%) BMC PATROL
12 6 (0.41%) Tivoli Identity Manager
Vendors
1 235 (15.91%) Microsoft
2 195 (13.20%) Juniper
3 180 (12.19%) Cisco
4 162 (10.97%) VMware
5 126 (8.53%) Oracle
6 100 (6.77%) SAP
7 87 (5.89%) HP
8 38 (2.57%) CheckPoint
9 36 (2.44%) Palo Alto
10 35 (2.37%) Fujitsu
11 31 (2.10%) F5
11 31 (2.10%) Red Hat
12 29 (1.96%) IBM
13 28 (1.90%) Citrix
14 26 (1.76%) Sun
15 21 (1.42%) Dell
16 19 (1.29%) NetApp
17 18 (1.22%) Google
18 17 (1.15%) EMC
19 14 (0.95%) Computacenter
Portsmouth, Hampshire
Experis Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £38500 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 5 hours ago
Romsey, Hampshire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 35000 - 60000 + excellent benefits
Posted: 4 hours ago
Epsom, Surrey
Executive Recruitment Services (ERS)
Posted: 6 hours ago
Farnborough, Hampshire
Spring Technology
Salary: + great benefits!
Posted: 11 hours ago
Berkshire
Fenwick Ryan
Salary: £65000 - £85000 per annum + Car Allow,Bens,Bonus,Stock
Posted: 9 hours ago
Epsom, Surrey
Executive Recruitment Services (ERS)
Posted: 5 hours ago
Hampshire
Informatiq Consulting
Posted: 5 hours ago
Leatherhead, Surrey
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 28,000 - 35,000 per annum
Posted: 11 hours ago
Hampshire
Informatiq Consulting
Posted: 5 hours ago
Fareham, Hampshire
Informatiq Consulting
Posted: 6 hours ago
Romsey, Hampshire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 35000 - 55000
Posted: 4 hours ago
Portsmouth, Hampshire
Informatiq Consulting
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 3 hours ago
Portsmouth, Hampshire
Informatiq Consulting
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 3 hours ago
Portsmouth, Hampshire
Experis Ltd
Salary: £55000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Leatherhead, Surrey
CGI
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £55,000-£65,000 base (plus package)
Posted: 3 days ago
Eastleigh, Hampshire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 55,000 - 75,000 plus benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Portsmouth, Hampshire
Haybrook IT Resourcing Ltd
Salary: Up to £50,000 per annum plus generous rewards and benefits packages in
Posted: 4 days ago
Fareham, Hampshire
Executive Recruitment Services (ERS)
Salary: £40000 - £48000 per annum + Pension, Healthcare
Posted: 3 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Lorien Resourcing
Salary: £19000 - £22000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Hook, Hampshire
Lorien Resourcing
Salary: Competitive Salary Package
Posted: 3 days ago
Guildford, Surrey
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 55,000 + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Farnborough, Hampshire
Experis Ltd
Salary: £17000.00 - £24000.00 per annum + Pension and company benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Aldershot, Hampshire
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £40,000 to £55,000
Posted: 4 days ago
Basingstoke, Hampshire
Lorien Resourcing
Salary: Competitive Salary Package
Posted: 3 days ago
Aldershot, Hampshire
CSC
Salary: Unspecified
Posted: 4 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
set2recruit
Salary: From £38,000 to £50,000 per annum +pension + healthcare
Posted: 3 days ago
Oxfordshire
set2recruit
Salary: Up to £80,000 per annum Bonus + pension + private medical + life assur
Posted: 3 days ago
Portsmouth, Hampshire
Informatiq Consulting
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago