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 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
1 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Security Clearance
Rank 28 36 38
Rank change year-on-year
+8 +2
Permanent jobs citing Security Cleared 1457 1259 1275
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 6.76% 5.92% 5.63%
As % of the Qualifications category 20.49% 18.84% 16.30%
Number of salaries quoted 1018 866 1026
Average salary £45,000 £44,000 £43,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.27% +1.73%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £26,308 £31,500
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £61,000 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £46,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+9.41% +6.25%
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
7112 6682 7822
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 32.98% 31.43% 34.53%
Number of salaries quoted 5430 5394 6694
Average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,750 £26,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £57,500 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.50% -

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 1 October 2014.

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 1 October 2014. 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
Berkshire +3 527 £50,000 +8.69% 44
Hampshire +4 485 £47,500 +18.75% 85
Surrey +7 236 £45,000 - 24
Buckinghamshire +21 76 £40,000 -15.78% 26
Middlesex +6 29 £50,000 +73.91% 4
East Sussex -21 29 £37,500 -6.25% 2
Kent +9 19 £35,000 +52.17% 9
Oxfordshire +4 17 £45,000 - 1
West Sussex -42 12 £50,000 +11.11%
Thames Valley - 6 £65,000 -
M4 Corridor - 2 £52,500 -
Security Cleared
England

Security Cleared
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 1 October 2014, 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 2367 (70.34%) SC Cleared
2 965 (28.68%) Windows
3 776 (23.06%) Microsoft
4 708 (21.04%) DV Cleared
5 600 (17.83%) Finance
6 545 (16.20%) SQL
7 522 (15.51%) ITIL
8 519 (15.42%) Telecoms
9 507 (15.07%) Oracle
10 505 (15.01%) Linux
11 499 (14.83%) Degree
12 448 (13.31%) Active Directory
13 405 (12.04%) VMware
14 386 (11.47%) Agile Software Development
15 381 (11.32%) MS Excel
16 374 (11.11%) Retail
17 355 (10.55%) Java
18 342 (10.16%) Windows Server 2003
19 323 (9.60%) Fujitsu
20 308 (9.15%) C#
21 302 (8.97%) SharePoint
22 299 (8.89%) Windows Server 2008
23 297 (8.83%) VMware Infrastructure
24 278 (8.26%) Project Management
25 275 (8.17%) .NET
26 272 (8.08%) Firewall
27 258 (7.67%) SQL Server
28 256 (7.61%) HP
29 255 (7.58%) C++
30 254 (7.55%) Cisco

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

For the 6 months to 1 October 2014, 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
1 302 (8.97%) SharePoint
2 215 (6.39%) MS Exchange
3 114 (3.39%) Exchange Server 2003
4 101 (3.00%) IIS
5 99 (2.94%) SharePoint 2010
6 98 (2.91%) Exchange Server 2010
6 98 (2.91%) Apache
7 60 (1.78%) SharePoint Server
8 55 (1.63%) Exchange Server 2013
8 55 (1.63%) Lync
8 55 (1.63%) WebLogic
9 53 (1.58%) Exchange Server 2007
10 45 (1.34%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
11 41 (1.22%) WebSphere
12 37 (1.10%) Exchange Server 5.5
13 36 (1.07%) MS Project Server
14 35 (1.04%) Live Communications Server
14 35 (1.04%) Oracle Workflow
15 29 (0.86%) BizTalk Server
16 26 (0.77%) Exchange Server 2000
Applications
1 381 (11.32%) MS Excel
2 141 (4.19%) MS Office
3 67 (1.99%) MS Project
4 28 (0.83%) MS Visio
4 28 (0.83%) MS PowerPoint
5 12 (0.36%) InfoPath
6 4 (0.12%) Simulink
7 2 (0.059%) Mathematica
8 1 (0.030%) Pro/ENGINEER
8 1 (0.030%) Acrobat
Business Applications
1 120 (3.57%) Oracle EBS
2 78 (2.32%) Oracle EBS R12
3 76 (2.26%) Oracle ERP
4 63 (1.87%) Oracle Applications
5 21 (0.62%) Oracle iRecruitment
6 19 (0.56%) Hyperion Planning
7 12 (0.36%) HFM
8 10 (0.30%) Oracle Financials
9 9 (0.27%) Oracle iProcurement
10 8 (0.24%) Maximo
11 7 (0.21%) Oracle General Ledger
11 7 (0.21%) Oracle Payables
11 7 (0.21%) Oracle Receivables
11 7 (0.21%) Oracle Assets
11 7 (0.21%) Oracle 11i
12 6 (0.18%) SAP HR
13 5 (0.15%) Cordys
13 5 (0.15%) Oracle E-Business Tax
13 5 (0.15%) Oracle Subledger Accounting
13 5 (0.15%) Oracle Payroll
Cloud Services
1 42 (1.25%) SaaS
2 32 (0.95%) IaaS
3 25 (0.74%) Cloud Computing
4 23 (0.68%) PaaS
5 19 (0.56%) Office 365
6 16 (0.48%) Taleo
7 5 (0.15%) Amazon AWS
8 4 (0.12%) Microsoft Azure
9 3 (0.089%) Force.com
Communications & Networking
1 272 (8.08%) Firewall
2 241 (7.16%) DNS
3 141 (4.19%) DHCP
4 140 (4.16%) TCP/IP
5 132 (3.92%) SAN
6 117 (3.48%) Internet
7 105 (3.12%) LAN
8 99 (2.94%) WAN
9 91 (2.70%) HTTP
10 77 (2.29%) VPN
11 76 (2.26%) Network Security
12 70 (2.08%) Wireless
13 64 (1.90%) ISDN
14 54 (1.60%) LDAP
15 51 (1.52%) Cisco ASA
16 50 (1.49%) Wireshark
17 46 (1.37%) MPLS
17 46 (1.37%) OSPF
17 46 (1.37%) BGP
18 44 (1.31%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 258 (7.67%) SQL Server
2 120 (3.57%) Oracle Database
3 70 (2.08%) MySQL
4 63 (1.87%) EDRMS
5 55 (1.63%) Oracle Discoverer
6 44 (1.31%) IDOL
7 41 (1.22%) Relational Database
8 34 (1.01%) SQL Server 2008
9 32 (0.95%) SQL Server 2005
10 31 (0.92%) Oracle Database 11g
10 31 (0.92%) Oracle Reports
11 29 (0.86%) Oracle BI EE
12 28 (0.83%) Oracle Database 10g
12 28 (0.83%) Hadoop
13 27 (0.80%) RDBMS
14 26 (0.77%) Data Warehouse
15 23 (0.68%) Oracle BI Publisher
16 20 (0.59%) Big Data
17 19 (0.56%) Essbase
18 17 (0.51%) MS Access
Development Applications
1 82 (2.44%) Subversion
2 76 (2.26%) TestDirector
3 54 (1.60%) Visual Studio
4 52 (1.55%) Maven
5 44 (1.31%) QuickTest Pro
6 39 (1.16%) Selenium
7 34 (1.01%) Eclipse
8 31 (0.92%) Jenkins
9 30 (0.89%) Oracle Forms
10 29 (0.86%) ClearCase
11 27 (0.80%) Team Foundation Server
12 26 (0.77%) WinRunner
12 26 (0.77%) LoadRunner
13 24 (0.71%) JUnit
14 23 (0.68%) GDB
14 23 (0.68%) Rational Rhapsody
15 22 (0.65%) JIRA
15 22 (0.65%) GCC
16 20 (0.59%) Git (software)
17 16 (0.48%) Ant
General
1 600 (17.83%) Finance
2 519 (15.42%) Telecoms
3 374 (11.11%) Retail
4 152 (4.52%) Military
5 83 (2.47%) Back Office
6 74 (2.20%) Electronics
7 64 (1.90%) Aerospace
8 63 (1.87%) Law
9 57 (1.69%) Legal
10 46 (1.37%) German Language
11 31 (0.92%) Marketing
12 24 (0.71%) Local Government
13 22 (0.65%) Manufacturing
14 17 (0.51%) Publishing
15 10 (0.30%) Automotive
16 9 (0.27%) Spanish Language
17 8 (0.24%) French Language
18 7 (0.21%) Banking
18 7 (0.21%) Multimedia
18 7 (0.21%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 427 (12.69%) Analyst
2 411 (12.21%) Consultant
3 388 (11.53%) Architect
4 342 (10.16%) Developer
5 266 (7.90%) Support Engineer
6 188 (5.59%) Project Manager
7 117 (3.48%) Security Consultant
8 99 (2.94%) Solutions Architect
9 95 (2.82%) Test Analyst
10 93 (2.76%) Administrator
11 88 (2.62%) Software Engineer
12 85 (2.53%) Security Engineer
13 84 (2.50%) Security Architect
13 84 (2.50%) 2nd Line Support
14 82 (2.44%) Java Developer
15 81 (2.41%) Network Engineer
16 75 (2.23%) Security Analyst
17 74 (2.20%) Oracle Consultant
18 70 (2.08%) Business Analyst
18 70 (2.08%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 275 (8.17%) .NET
2 196 (5.82%) HTML
3 165 (4.90%) XML
4 142 (4.22%) ASP.NET
5 123 (3.66%) Web Services
6 97 (2.88%) .NET Framework
7 82 (2.44%) Spring
8 81 (2.41%) SOAP
9 79 (2.35%) Hibernate
10 59 (1.75%) J2EE
10 59 (1.75%) WCF
11 56 (1.66%) jQuery
12 55 (1.63%) CSS
13 51 (1.52%) Middleware
14 43 (1.28%) WF
15 41 (1.22%) HTML5
16 38 (1.13%) Ajax
17 35 (1.04%) Oracle Fusion
18 29 (0.86%) STL
19 27 (0.80%) JSP
Miscellaneous
1 219 (6.51%) Analytical Skills
2 205 (6.09%) Management Information System
3 108 (3.21%) PKI
4 107 (3.18%) Computer Science
5 102 (3.03%) RMADS
6 100 (2.97%) Mathematics
7 97 (2.88%) Clustering
8 83 (2.47%) Open Source
9 81 (2.41%) Statistics
10 78 (2.32%) CESG
11 71 (2.11%) Physics
12 60 (1.78%) Algorithms
13 57 (1.69%) Blackberry
14 42 (1.25%) Smartcard
15 37 (1.10%) Enterprise Software
16 36 (1.07%) CESG CLAS
17 34 (1.01%) VHDL
18 32 (0.95%) Video Conferencing
18 32 (0.95%) Embedded Systems
19 26 (0.77%) Data Integration
Operating Systems
1 965 (28.68%) Windows
2 505 (15.01%) Linux
3 342 (10.16%) Windows Server 2003
4 299 (8.89%) Windows Server 2008
5 190 (5.65%) UNIX
6 185 (5.50%) Windows XP
7 133 (3.95%) Windows 7
8 102 (3.03%) Windows Server 2012
9 57 (1.69%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 55 (1.63%) Solaris
11 50 (1.49%) HPUX
12 45 (1.34%) Windows 2000
13 30 (0.89%) AIX
14 22 (0.65%) CentOS
15 16 (0.48%) Windows 2000 Server
16 15 (0.45%) Android
17 13 (0.39%) Ubuntu
18 12 (0.36%) Debian
19 11 (0.33%) Windows 8
20 8 (0.24%) VxWorks
Processes & Methodologies
1 522 (15.51%) ITIL
2 386 (11.47%) Agile Software Development
3 278 (8.26%) Project Management
4 239 (7.10%) PRINCE2
5 238 (7.07%) Risk Management
6 202 (6.00%) Software Engineering
7 195 (5.79%) Incident Management
8 187 (5.56%) Service Management
9 184 (5.47%) Mentoring
10 177 (5.26%) Information Security
11 164 (4.87%) UML
12 157 (4.67%) OO
13 145 (4.31%) Stakeholder Management
14 144 (4.28%) Business Development
15 140 (4.16%) Configuration Management
16 126 (3.74%) Information Assurance
17 125 (3.71%) SIEM
18 121 (3.60%) TOGAF
19 120 (3.57%) ERP
19 120 (3.57%) Disaster Recovery
Programming Languages
1 545 (16.20%) SQL
2 355 (10.55%) Java
3 308 (9.15%) C#
4 255 (7.58%) C++
5 214 (6.36%) C
6 169 (5.02%) JavaScript
7 136 (4.04%) PowerShell
8 112 (3.33%) VB.NET
9 76 (2.26%) Python
10 71 (2.11%) Shell Script
11 65 (1.93%) Perl
12 63 (1.87%) VB
13 55 (1.63%) PL/SQL
14 46 (1.37%) PHP
15 45 (1.34%) VBScript
16 42 (1.25%) MATLAB
17 40 (1.19%) Bash Shell
18 30 (0.89%) Embedded C
19 28 (0.83%) Ruby
20 24 (0.71%) XPath
Qualifications
1 2367 (70.34%) SC Cleared
2 708 (21.04%) DV Cleared
3 499 (14.83%) Degree
4 149 (4.43%) Cisco Certification
5 137 (4.07%) Microsoft Certification
6 114 (3.39%) ISEB
7 110 (3.27%) CTC Cleared
8 98 (2.91%) CISSP
9 95 (2.82%) CCNA
10 93 (2.76%) ISTQB
11 71 (2.11%) MCP
12 64 (1.90%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
13 63 (1.87%) CCNP
14 60 (1.78%) GCIA
14 60 (1.78%) MCSE
15 47 (1.40%) PRINCE2 Certification
16 46 (1.37%) CISM
17 45 (1.34%) ITIL Certification
18 43 (1.28%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
19 37 (1.10%) JNCIA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 173 (5.14%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 144 (4.28%) SLA
3 78 (2.32%) QA
4 43 (1.28%) JSP 440
5 35 (1.04%) ISO 9001
6 20 (0.59%) Data Quality
7 15 (0.45%) PCI DSS
8 13 (0.39%) ISO/IEC 17799
9 12 (0.36%) COBIT
10 8 (0.24%) DO-178B
11 6 (0.18%) Sarbanes-Oxley
12 4 (0.12%) ISO 14001
13 3 (0.089%) ISO 9000
14 2 (0.059%) TickIT
15 1 (0.030%) GPG13
System Software
1 448 (13.31%) Active Directory
2 297 (8.83%) VMware Infrastructure
3 156 (4.64%) Hyper-V
4 77 (2.29%) vSphere
5 64 (1.90%) XenApp
6 60 (1.78%) VMware ESX
7 46 (1.37%) ISA Server
7 46 (1.37%) Oracle RAC
8 33 (0.98%) Microsoft Virtual Server
9 32 (0.95%) VMware ESXi
10 28 (0.83%) vCloud
11 26 (0.77%) XenDesktop
12 25 (0.74%) Microsoft App-V
13 24 (0.71%) Terminal Services
13 24 (0.71%) Snort
14 22 (0.65%) Firmware
15 21 (0.62%) Forefront TMG
16 16 (0.48%) VMware Workstation
17 15 (0.45%) UAG
18 11 (0.33%) Oracle RMAN
Systems Management
1 128 (3.80%) SCCM
2 108 (3.21%) HP Quality Center
3 97 (2.88%) NetBackup
4 84 (2.50%) SCOM
5 60 (1.78%) OpenView Configuration Management
6 52 (1.55%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
7 51 (1.52%) EMC NetWorker
8 46 (1.37%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
9 39 (1.16%) Netcool
10 35 (1.04%) WSUS
10 35 (1.04%) Norton AntiVirus
11 29 (0.86%) HP SIM
12 19 (0.56%) McAfee ePO
13 17 (0.51%) SCVMM
14 15 (0.45%) Zenoss
15 14 (0.42%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
16 13 (0.39%) Nagios
17 12 (0.36%) Backup Exec
17 12 (0.36%) Data Guard
18 11 (0.33%) Puppet
Vendors
1 776 (23.06%) Microsoft
2 507 (15.07%) Oracle
3 405 (12.04%) VMware
4 323 (9.60%) Fujitsu
5 256 (7.61%) HP
6 254 (7.55%) Cisco
7 183 (5.44%) Citrix
8 118 (3.51%) Juniper
9 110 (3.27%) EMC
10 108 (3.21%) McAfee
11 92 (2.73%) IBM
12 87 (2.59%) Veritas
13 74 (2.20%) Symantec
14 69 (2.05%) Red Hat
15 64 (1.90%) Meridio
16 62 (1.84%) Sourcefire
17 57 (1.69%) F5
18 52 (1.55%) CheckPoint
19 44 (1.31%) SAP
20 42 (1.25%) Dell
Hampshire
Executive Recruitment Services (ERS)
Posted: 2 hours ago
Havant, Hampshire
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Salary: £70000 per annum
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Posted: 4 hours ago
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Posted: 4 hours ago
Guildford, Surrey
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: From £50,000 to £100,000 per annum plus outstanding package
Posted: 5 hours ago
Tadley, Hampshire
Polar Recruitment
Salary: £45000 per annum + DV uplift + benefits
Posted: 6 hours ago
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
Synergize Consulting
Posted: 6 hours ago
Farnham, Surrey
Informatiq Consulting
Salary: £25000 - £28000 per annum
Posted: 7 hours ago
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Global Technology Solutions Ltd
Salary: £20000 - £25000 per annum
Posted: 7 hours ago
Havant, Hampshire
Informatiq Consulting
Salary: £35000 - £44000 per annum
Posted: 7 hours ago
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Salary: From £300 to £400 per day
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Informatiq Consulting
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum
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Havant, Hampshire
Informatiq Consulting
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum
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Hampshire
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Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + 20% bonus +car allowance+Bens
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Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum
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Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum + 15% bonus, and pension
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Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Pension, Healthcare, 26 holiday
Posted: Yesterday
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Executive Recruitment Services (ERS)
Salary: £20000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday