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

3 months to
18 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Security Clearance
England / South East
Rank 54 61 35
Rank change year-on-year
+7 -26
Permanent jobs citing Security Cleared 731 896 1395
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 4.91% 4.58% 6.92%
As % of the Qualifications category 16.98% 14.62% 20.89%
Number of salaries quoted 484 636 1029
Median salary £47,500 £42,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+11.76% -5.55%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £32,150 £30,500
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £62,850 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000

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
4305 6128 6677
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 28.90% 31.34% 33.11%
Number of salaries quoted 3448 4976 5092
Median salary £45,000 £47,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-5.26% +11.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £28,000 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £62,500 £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 18 January 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 18 January 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 +2 373 £45,000 +5.88% 67
Surrey +77 134 £45,000 +1.69% 17
Berkshire -19 127 £53,250 +18.33% 21
West Sussex +29 28 £50,000 +20.48%
Buckinghamshire -1 23 £35,000 -30.00% 11
Oxfordshire -17 23 £62,500 +47.05% 11
Kent -33 9 £28,000 -20.00%
East Sussex +8 5 £48,000 +20.00% 1
M4 Corridor - 4 - -
Home Counties - 3 £60,000 -
Middlesex -2 1 £52,500 -
Security Cleared
England

Security Cleared
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 18 January 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 1096 (67.57%) SC Cleared
2 332 (20.47%) Linux
3 310 (19.11%) Windows
4 295 (18.19%) DV Cleared
5 269 (16.58%) ITIL
6 258 (15.91%) Microsoft
7 236 (14.55%) Agile Software Development
8 220 (13.56%) Cisco
8 220 (13.56%) Cybersecurity
9 218 (13.44%) Firewall
10 207 (12.76%) Juniper
11 204 (12.58%) C
12 192 (11.84%) Java
13 189 (11.65%) Telecoms
14 180 (11.10%) Degree
15 179 (11.04%) Python
16 175 (10.79%) Cisco Certification
17 164 (10.11%) Unix
18 156 (9.62%) VMware
19 143 (8.82%) SQL
20 140 (8.63%) MS Excel
21 136 (8.38%) Oracle
22 135 (8.32%) C++
23 129 (7.95%) Active Directory
23 129 (7.95%) Management Information System
24 126 (7.77%) Finance
25 124 (7.64%) Penetration Testing
26 121 (7.46%) VMware Infrastructure
27 120 (7.40%) Software Engineering
28 117 (7.21%) Analytical Skills

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 41 (2.53%) SharePoint
2 34 (2.10%) MS Exchange
3 28 (1.73%) Apache
4 27 (1.66%) Tomcat
5 18 (1.11%) BizTalk Server
5 18 (1.11%) WebLogic
6 17 (1.05%) JBoss
7 16 (0.99%) Drupal
7 16 (0.99%) OpenStack
8 14 (0.86%) nginx
9 13 (0.80%) IIS
10 12 (0.74%) Elasticsearch
10 12 (0.74%) WebSphere
11 11 (0.68%) SharePoint 2013
12 10 (0.62%) MS Project Server
12 10 (0.62%) SharePoint 2010
13 9 (0.55%) Oracle SOA Suite
13 9 (0.55%) SharePoint Server
14 7 (0.43%) Apache Spark
15 6 (0.37%) Confluence
Applications
1 140 (8.63%) MS Excel
2 74 (4.56%) MS Office
3 41 (2.53%) MS Project
4 22 (1.36%) MS PowerPoint
5 6 (0.37%) MS Visio
5 6 (0.37%) Spreadsheet
6 5 (0.31%) AutoCAD
6 5 (0.31%) Simulink
6 5 (0.31%) S-PLUS
7 3 (0.18%) InfoPath
8 1 (0.062%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 21 (1.29%) SAP HR
2 14 (0.86%) Primavera
2 14 (0.86%) SAP PS
3 13 (0.80%) SAP CO
3 13 (0.80%) SAP FI
3 13 (0.80%) SAP FI/CO
4 10 (0.62%) Oracle ERP
4 10 (0.62%) SAP HCM
5 7 (0.43%) Oracle EBS
5 7 (0.43%) Remedy ITSM
6 6 (0.37%) LabWindows
7 5 (0.31%) SAP GRC
7 5 (0.31%) SAP Oil and Gas
7 5 (0.31%) SAP PSCD
8 4 (0.25%) Teamcenter
9 3 (0.18%) Cognos Business Intelligence
9 3 (0.18%) Eloqua
9 3 (0.18%) SAP Payroll
10 2 (0.12%) SAP ERP
11 1 (0.062%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 43 (2.65%) Microsoft Azure
2 41 (2.53%) GitHub
3 36 (2.22%) Cloud Computing
4 34 (2.10%) Amazon AWS
4 34 (2.10%) SaaS
5 28 (1.73%) IaaS
5 28 (1.73%) PaaS
6 20 (1.23%) Office 365
7 14 (0.86%) SuccessFactors
8 9 (0.55%) Google Cloud Platform
9 3 (0.18%) Responsys
9 3 (0.18%) Taleo
10 2 (0.12%) Amazon EC2
10 2 (0.12%) Boomi
10 2 (0.12%) G Suite
10 2 (0.12%) Google Drive
Communications & Networking
1 218 (13.44%) Firewall
2 115 (7.09%) LAN
3 99 (6.10%) TCP/IP
4 94 (5.80%) DNS
5 93 (5.73%) BGP
6 84 (5.18%) WAN
7 80 (4.93%) OSPF
8 78 (4.81%) MPLS
9 77 (4.75%) Network Security
10 59 (3.64%) Cisco ASA
11 47 (2.90%) Wireless
12 46 (2.84%) DHCP
13 44 (2.71%) VPN
14 36 (2.22%) ATM
14 36 (2.22%) SAN
15 34 (2.10%) Junos
16 32 (1.97%) Intrusion Detection
17 29 (1.79%) Wi-Fi
18 24 (1.48%) IPsec
19 23 (1.42%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 93 (5.73%) SQL Server
2 59 (3.64%) MySQL
3 33 (2.03%) MongoDB
4 32 (1.97%) PostgreSQL
5 31 (1.91%) NoSQL
6 30 (1.85%) Big Data
7 26 (1.60%) SQL Server 2008
8 24 (1.48%) Hadoop
9 20 (1.23%) Relational Database
10 17 (1.05%) Oracle Database
11 15 (0.92%) SAP BW
12 14 (0.86%) Data Warehouse
12 14 (0.86%) SQL Server Integration Services
13 12 (0.74%) Apache Cassandra
14 10 (0.62%) MariaDB
14 10 (0.62%) Oracle Database 11g
15 8 (0.49%) SQL Server 2005
16 7 (0.43%) Oracle ODI
16 7 (0.43%) Pentaho
16 7 (0.43%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 55 (3.39%) JIRA
2 41 (2.53%) Selenium
3 40 (2.47%) Visual Studio
4 38 (2.34%) Metasploit
5 37 (2.28%) Rational DOORS
6 32 (1.97%) Team Foundation Server
7 25 (1.54%) Git (software)
8 21 (1.29%) Jenkins
9 20 (1.23%) JUnit
10 19 (1.17%) HP UFT
11 16 (0.99%) Vagrant
12 15 (0.92%) WATIR
13 14 (0.86%) Maven
14 13 (0.80%) Subversion
15 12 (0.74%) Ant
16 11 (0.68%) Bugzilla
17 8 (0.49%) Hudson
17 8 (0.49%) JMeter
17 8 (0.49%) Robot Framework
18 7 (0.43%) Trac
General
1 189 (11.65%) Telecoms
2 126 (7.77%) Finance
3 40 (2.47%) Legal
4 39 (2.40%) Manufacturing
5 38 (2.34%) Military
6 36 (2.22%) Aerospace
7 28 (1.73%) Marketing
8 18 (1.11%) Publishing
9 17 (1.05%) Retail
10 13 (0.80%) Electronics
11 8 (0.49%) Avionics
12 7 (0.43%) Law
12 7 (0.43%) Local Government
12 7 (0.43%) Spanish Language
13 6 (0.37%) Back Office
14 5 (0.31%) Financial Institution
15 4 (0.25%) Automotive
16 3 (0.18%) Games
17 2 (0.12%) Banking
18 1 (0.062%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 195 (12.02%) Analyst
2 187 (11.53%) Developer
3 174 (10.73%) Architect
4 135 (8.32%) Network Engineer
5 132 (8.14%) Consultant
6 102 (6.29%) Support Engineer
7 67 (4.13%) Security Engineer
8 64 (3.95%) Security Architect
8 64 (3.95%) Software Engineer
9 60 (3.70%) Infrastructure Engineer
10 48 (2.96%) Juniper Engineer
10 48 (2.96%) Systems Engineer
11 46 (2.84%) 3rd Line Engineer
12 44 (2.71%) Graduate
13 43 (2.65%) Security Analyst
13 43 (2.65%) Security Consultant
14 41 (2.53%) Linux Engineer
15 40 (2.47%) Project Manager
16 39 (2.40%) Senior Developer
17 36 (2.22%) Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 83 (5.12%) .NET
2 74 (4.56%) HTML
3 58 (3.58%) Web Services
4 49 (3.02%) XML
5 44 (2.71%) AngularJS
6 43 (2.65%) CSS
7 36 (2.22%) JSON
8 35 (2.16%) REST
9 31 (1.91%) ASP.NET
10 21 (1.29%) RESTful
11 20 (1.23%) jQuery
11 20 (1.23%) LAMP
12 19 (1.17%) HTML5
12 19 (1.17%) J2EE
12 19 (1.17%) Software Packaging
13 18 (1.11%) Spring
14 17 (1.05%) WCF
15 13 (0.80%) Java EE
15 13 (0.80%) SOAP
15 13 (0.80%) WebSockets
Miscellaneous
1 129 (7.95%) Management Information System
2 117 (7.21%) Analytical Skills
3 89 (5.49%) PKI
4 83 (5.12%) Data Centre
5 78 (4.81%) Computer Science
6 57 (3.51%) Driving Licence
7 54 (3.33%) Mathematics
8 37 (2.28%) Physics
9 28 (1.73%) NHS
10 26 (1.60%) Embedded Systems
10 26 (1.60%) Security Operations Centre
11 22 (1.36%) Virtual Team
12 20 (1.23%) Clustering
13 18 (1.11%) Cryptography
14 17 (1.05%) Data Protection Act
14 17 (1.05%) Private Cloud
14 17 (1.05%) Statistics
15 16 (0.99%) CESG
15 16 (0.99%) Cyberthreat
15 16 (0.99%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 332 (20.47%) Linux
2 310 (19.11%) Windows
3 164 (10.11%) Unix
4 68 (4.19%) Windows Server
5 55 (3.39%) Windows Server 2008
6 48 (2.96%) Windows 7
7 47 (2.90%) Solaris
8 43 (2.65%) CentOS
9 40 (2.47%) Windows Server 2012
10 30 (1.85%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 30 (1.85%) VxWorks
11 29 (1.79%) Windows 10
12 16 (0.99%) Ubuntu
13 15 (0.92%) Windows Server 2003
14 14 (0.86%) Windows 8
15 13 (0.80%) SUSE
16 11 (0.68%) Apple iOS
17 10 (0.62%) Kali Linux
18 9 (0.55%) AIX
19 8 (0.49%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 269 (16.58%) ITIL
2 236 (14.55%) Agile Software Development
3 220 (13.56%) Cybersecurity
4 124 (7.64%) Penetration Testing
5 120 (7.40%) Software Engineering
6 116 (7.15%) Information Security
7 109 (6.72%) Open Source
8 108 (6.66%) Stakeholder Management
9 97 (5.98%) SOA
10 95 (5.86%) Service Delivery
11 94 (5.80%) Project Management
12 80 (4.93%) Security Architecture
13 78 (4.81%) Data Protection
14 73 (4.50%) Risk Management
15 70 (4.32%) Service Management
16 68 (4.19%) Logistics
17 67 (4.13%) Network Design
18 63 (3.88%) Scrum
19 61 (3.76%) TOGAF
20 59 (3.64%) UML
Programming Languages
1 204 (12.58%) C
2 192 (11.84%) Java
3 179 (11.04%) Python
4 143 (8.82%) SQL
5 135 (8.32%) C++
6 105 (6.47%) C#
7 86 (5.30%) JavaScript
8 69 (4.25%) PowerShell
9 58 (3.58%) Perl
10 44 (2.71%) Bash Shell
10 44 (2.71%) Go
11 35 (2.16%) VB
12 24 (1.48%) Ruby
13 18 (1.11%) T-SQL
14 17 (1.05%) PL/SQL
15 15 (0.92%) ABAP
15 15 (0.92%) Bourne shell
16 13 (0.80%) Scala
16 13 (0.80%) Shell Script
17 8 (0.49%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 1096 (67.57%) SC Cleared
2 295 (18.19%) DV Cleared
3 180 (11.10%) Degree
4 175 (10.79%) Cisco Certification
5 102 (6.29%) CCNA
5 102 (6.29%) CCNP
6 70 (4.32%) CEH
7 69 (4.25%) CISSP
8 64 (3.95%) JNCIS
9 38 (2.34%) ITIL Certification
9 38 (2.34%) Microsoft Certification
10 37 (2.28%) JNCIA
10 37 (2.28%) OSCP
11 27 (1.66%) GIAC
12 25 (1.54%) BPSS Clearance
12 25 (1.54%) CCIE
13 24 (1.48%) JNCIP
13 24 (1.48%) SANS
14 23 (1.42%) GPEN
15 21 (1.29%) CREST Certified
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 94 (5.80%) SLA
2 77 (4.75%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 34 (2.10%) PCI DSS
4 31 (1.91%) Sarbanes-Oxley
5 18 (1.11%) ISO/IEC 17799
6 17 (1.05%) HMG Security Policy Framework
7 13 (0.80%) GDPR
8 12 (0.74%) FISMA
9 9 (0.55%) QA
10 7 (0.43%) DO-178B
11 6 (0.37%) JSP 440
12 5 (0.31%) Def Stans
13 4 (0.25%) COBIT
14 3 (0.18%) Data Quality
14 3 (0.18%) ISO 9001
15 2 (0.12%) Government Security Classifications
16 1 (0.062%) Disclosure Scotland
16 1 (0.062%) DO-254
16 1 (0.062%) GPG13
16 1 (0.062%) RMADS
System Software
1 129 (7.95%) Active Directory
2 121 (7.46%) VMware Infrastructure
3 55 (3.39%) Hyper-V
4 45 (2.77%) vSphere
5 24 (1.48%) Docker
5 24 (1.48%) Microsoft App-V
6 19 (1.17%) VMware ESXi
7 11 (0.68%) Samba
8 9 (0.55%) HDFS
8 9 (0.55%) VMware ESX
9 8 (0.49%) Apache ZooKeeper
9 8 (0.49%) Virtual Servers
10 7 (0.43%) vCloud
10 7 (0.43%) Virtual Machines
10 7 (0.43%) Xen
10 7 (0.43%) XenApp
10 7 (0.43%) XenServer
11 6 (0.37%) KVM
11 6 (0.37%) Oracle RAC
11 6 (0.37%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 63 (3.88%) Nessus
2 54 (3.33%) Nmap
3 34 (2.10%) SCCM
4 32 (1.97%) Puppet
5 25 (1.54%) Juniper STRM
6 20 (1.23%) Nagios
7 19 (1.17%) OpenVAS
8 14 (0.86%) HP Quality Center
9 13 (0.80%) Opscode Chef
10 12 (0.74%) Tivoli
11 10 (0.62%) Endace
12 9 (0.55%) Ansible
12 9 (0.55%) OpenView Configuration Management
12 9 (0.55%) Oracle RMAN
13 8 (0.49%) Backup Exec
13 8 (0.49%) Hadoop YARN
13 8 (0.49%) Kubernetes
13 8 (0.49%) NetBackup
14 6 (0.37%) BMC PATROL
14 6 (0.37%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 258 (15.91%) Microsoft
2 220 (13.56%) Cisco
3 207 (12.76%) Juniper
4 156 (9.62%) VMware
5 136 (8.38%) Oracle
6 104 (6.41%) SAP
7 77 (4.75%) HP
8 51 (3.14%) Palo Alto
9 47 (2.90%) Red Hat
10 45 (2.77%) CheckPoint
11 39 (2.40%) IBM
12 36 (2.22%) F5
13 32 (1.97%) Citrix
13 32 (1.97%) Fujitsu
14 27 (1.66%) Sun
15 19 (1.17%) Coverity
15 19 (1.17%) Qualys
16 18 (1.11%) Dell
17 15 (0.92%) Google
17 15 (0.92%) NetApp
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