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

Location
3 months to
11 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Security Clearance
Rank 54 36 44
Rank change year-on-year
-18 +8
Permanent jobs citing Security Cleared 906 1353 1153
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 4.71% 6.48% 5.61%
As % of the Qualifications category 15.03% 20.00% 17.82%
Number of salaries quoted 633 991 777
Average salary £43,000 £45,000 £43,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-4.44% +4.65%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £31,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £65,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £45,000 £41,000
% change year-on-year
- +9.75%
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
6028 6764 6469
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 31.32% 32.40% 31.49%
Number of salaries quoted 4889 5255 5017
Average salary £45,000 £44,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.27% +3.52%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £60,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

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 11 February 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 average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Security Cleared within the South East region over the 3 months to 11 February 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
(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
Hampshire -6 394 £42,250 -6.11% 59
Berkshire -36 219 £48,750 -2.50% 41
Surrey -36 79 £44,000 -14.56% 42
Oxfordshire +50 63 £42,500 +73.46% 5
Kent +35 51 £35,000 -22.22% 9
Buckinghamshire -43 49 £52,500 +16.66% 12
West Sussex -17 15 £46,500 +16.25% 1
East Sussex +11 11 £40,000 +6.66% 4
Middlesex -7 2 - - 1
M4 Corridor - 1 £75,000 -
Security Cleared
England

Security Cleared
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 11 February 2016, 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 1333 (68.08%) SC Cleared
2 400 (20.43%) Windows
3 399 (20.38%) ITIL
4 343 (17.52%) Microsoft
5 315 (16.09%) Linux
6 312 (15.93%) Oracle
7 284 (14.50%) SQL
8 281 (14.35%) Cisco
9 280 (14.30%) Java
10 272 (13.89%) Degree
11 252 (12.87%) DV Cleared
12 244 (12.46%) C
12 244 (12.46%) VMware
13 221 (11.29%) Cisco Certification
14 218 (11.13%) Cybersecurity
15 214 (10.93%) SAP
15 214 (10.93%) Firewall
16 212 (10.83%) Finance
17 207 (10.57%) Agile Software Development
18 190 (9.70%) Windows Server
19 189 (9.65%) SQL Server
20 188 (9.60%) Python
21 182 (9.30%) Telecoms
22 180 (9.19%) Active Directory
23 179 (9.14%) MS Excel
23 179 (9.14%) Unix
24 174 (8.89%) C++
25 165 (8.43%) Juniper
26 164 (8.38%) Software Engineering
27 163 (8.32%) VMware Infrastructure

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

For the 6 months to 11 February 2016, 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
1 125 (6.38%) SharePoint
2 68 (3.47%) MS Exchange
3 55 (2.81%) Exchange Server 2010
4 44 (2.25%) Skype for Business
5 41 (2.09%) SharePoint 2013
6 30 (1.53%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
7 28 (1.43%) Exchange Server 2007
8 27 (1.38%) IIS
9 23 (1.17%) SAP Portal
9 23 (1.17%) WebLogic
10 21 (1.07%) SAP EP
11 20 (1.02%) Exchange Server 2013
11 20 (1.02%) JBoss
12 16 (0.82%) Elasticsearch
12 16 (0.82%) Office Communications Server
12 16 (0.82%) WebSphere
13 15 (0.77%) MediaWiki
13 15 (0.77%) Tomcat
14 13 (0.66%) BizTalk Server
14 13 (0.66%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 179 (9.14%) MS Excel
2 70 (3.58%) MS Office
3 43 (2.20%) MS PowerPoint
4 15 (0.77%) MS Project
5 13 (0.66%) MS Visio
6 5 (0.26%) RoboHelp
6 5 (0.26%) Simulink
7 3 (0.15%) Windchill
8 2 (0.10%) SPSS
9 1 (0.051%) Fireworks
9 1 (0.051%) InfoPath
9 1 (0.051%) LaTeX
9 1 (0.051%) Maple
Business Applications
1 52 (2.66%) Oracle EBS
2 40 (2.04%) Oracle Applications
3 37 (1.89%) Oracle EBS R12
4 24 (1.23%) SAP CO
4 24 (1.23%) SAP FI
4 24 (1.23%) SAP FI/CO
5 23 (1.17%) SAP SRM
6 17 (0.87%) SAP HCM
6 17 (0.87%) SAP HR
7 14 (0.72%) SAP Oil and Gas
8 13 (0.66%) Oracle 11i
8 13 (0.66%) Oracle ERP
9 10 (0.51%) Remedy ITSM
9 10 (0.51%) SAP ERP
10 8 (0.41%) Primavera
11 6 (0.31%) SAP BPC
11 6 (0.31%) SAP MDM
12 5 (0.26%) Oracle CRM
12 5 (0.26%) Oracle HRMS
12 5 (0.26%) Oracle SCM
Cloud Services
1 69 (3.52%) Office 365
2 53 (2.71%) SuccessFactors
3 41 (2.09%) SaaS
4 28 (1.43%) Microsoft Azure
5 19 (0.97%) Cloud Computing
6 13 (0.66%) IaaS
7 11 (0.56%) PaaS
8 5 (0.26%) Amazon AWS
8 5 (0.26%) Azure Active Directory
9 3 (0.15%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
9 3 (0.15%) Heroku
10 2 (0.10%) Taleo
Communications & Networking
1 214 (10.93%) Firewall
2 128 (6.54%) WAN
3 127 (6.49%) LAN
4 99 (5.06%) DNS
5 97 (4.95%) Network Security
6 75 (3.83%) MPLS
7 70 (3.58%) BGP
8 69 (3.52%) TCP/IP
9 61 (3.12%) SAN
10 60 (3.06%) VPN
11 58 (2.96%) DHCP
12 54 (2.76%) OSPF
13 48 (2.45%) VoIP
14 45 (2.30%) Wireless
15 43 (2.20%) Ethernet
16 39 (1.99%) Intrusion Detection
17 34 (1.74%) Cisco ASA
18 27 (1.38%) Cisco IOS
19 25 (1.28%) Unified Communications
19 25 (1.28%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 189 (9.65%) SQL Server
2 93 (4.75%) Oracle Database
3 66 (3.37%) SAP BW
4 63 (3.22%) Relational Database
5 53 (2.71%) BusinessObjects
6 51 (2.60%) Oracle Database 11g
7 48 (2.45%) RDBMS
8 47 (2.40%) Big Data
9 44 (2.25%) SAP BI
10 37 (1.89%) Oracle Discoverer
11 36 (1.84%) NoSQL
12 34 (1.74%) Oracle Database 12c
13 31 (1.58%) MySQL
13 31 (1.58%) Oracle Reports
14 30 (1.53%) Crystal Reports
15 29 (1.48%) SQL Server 2005
15 29 (1.48%) SQL Server 2008
15 29 (1.48%) SQL Server 2012
16 27 (1.38%) SQL Server Analysis Services
16 27 (1.38%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 38 (1.94%) Visual Studio
2 36 (1.84%) Metasploit
2 36 (1.84%) Selenium
3 35 (1.79%) JIRA
3 35 (1.79%) Rational DOORS
4 30 (1.53%) Git (software)
5 28 (1.43%) Team Foundation Server
6 25 (1.28%) Maven
6 25 (1.28%) Subversion
7 22 (1.12%) Cucumber
8 21 (1.07%) HP UFT
9 17 (0.87%) Jenkins
10 16 (0.82%) Oracle Forms
11 15 (0.77%) Eclipse
11 15 (0.77%) WebDriver
12 11 (0.56%) Bugzilla
13 10 (0.51%) ClearCase
14 8 (0.41%) JUnit
14 8 (0.41%) Rational Rhapsody
14 8 (0.41%) Visual Studio Team System
General
1 212 (10.83%) Finance
2 182 (9.30%) Telecoms
3 61 (3.12%) Military
4 52 (2.66%) Manufacturing
5 47 (2.40%) Marketing
6 41 (2.09%) Local Government
7 36 (1.84%) Aerospace
8 34 (1.74%) Electronics
9 30 (1.53%) Billing
10 23 (1.17%) Banking
11 20 (1.02%) Legal
12 15 (0.77%) Avionics
13 14 (0.72%) Law
14 7 (0.36%) Publishing
15 3 (0.15%) Advertising
15 3 (0.15%) General Ledger
15 3 (0.15%) Retail
16 2 (0.10%) Back Office
17 1 (0.051%) Multimedia
17 1 (0.051%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 397 (20.28%) Analyst
2 212 (10.83%) Developer
3 161 (8.22%) Architect
4 142 (7.25%) Network Engineer
5 133 (6.79%) Consultant
6 98 (5.01%) Support Analyst
6 98 (5.01%) Support Engineer
7 78 (3.98%) Security Analyst
8 76 (3.88%) DBA
9 75 (3.83%) Administrator
10 71 (3.63%) Oracle DBA
11 62 (3.17%) Software Engineer
12 60 (3.06%) Security Engineer
13 58 (2.96%) SAP Developer
14 56 (2.86%) SAP Analyst
14 56 (2.86%) Security Consultant
15 55 (2.81%) Cybersecurity Analyst
16 54 (2.76%) Project Manager
17 51 (2.60%) Applications Support
17 51 (2.60%) Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 145 (7.41%) HTML
2 127 (6.49%) CSS
3 118 (6.03%) .NET
4 79 (4.03%) XML
5 72 (3.68%) Web Services
6 62 (3.17%) ASP.NET
7 53 (2.71%) J2EE
7 53 (2.71%) Middleware
8 39 (1.99%) Ajax
8 39 (1.99%) Spring
9 35 (1.79%) SOAP
10 33 (1.69%) JSON
11 31 (1.58%) REST
12 29 (1.48%) jQuery
13 28 (1.43%) ASP.NET MVC
14 24 (1.23%) HTML5
15 22 (1.12%) WCF
16 21 (1.07%) Oracle Fusion
17 20 (1.02%) .NET Framework
17 20 (1.02%) Hibernate
Miscellaneous
1 161 (8.22%) Analytical Skills
2 102 (5.21%) Data Centre
3 91 (4.65%) Management Information System
4 88 (4.49%) Computer Science
5 62 (3.17%) Driving Licence
6 50 (2.55%) Mathematics
7 42 (2.15%) Security Operations Centre
8 39 (1.99%) Clustering
9 32 (1.63%) Enterprise Software
10 31 (1.58%) Blackberry
10 31 (1.58%) Embedded Systems
11 28 (1.43%) PKI
11 28 (1.43%) User Experience
12 26 (1.33%) Replication
13 24 (1.23%) Derivative
13 24 (1.23%) HP Storage
14 23 (1.17%) CESG
15 19 (0.97%) Algorithms
15 19 (0.97%) Physics
16 18 (0.92%) Private Cloud
Operating Systems
1 400 (20.43%) Windows
2 315 (16.09%) Linux
3 190 (9.70%) Windows Server
4 179 (9.14%) Unix
5 105 (5.36%) Windows Server 2008
6 78 (3.98%) Windows Server 2003
7 66 (3.37%) Windows Server 2012
8 64 (3.27%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 52 (2.66%) Solaris
10 37 (1.89%) Windows XP
11 35 (1.79%) VxWorks
12 31 (1.58%) CentOS
13 23 (1.17%) Oracle Linux
14 22 (1.12%) Windows 7
15 19 (0.97%) Windows 8
16 14 (0.72%) Windows NT
17 12 (0.61%) Mac OS X
18 10 (0.51%) AIX
18 10 (0.51%) Windows 2000
19 9 (0.46%) Data ONTAP
Processes & Methodologies
1 399 (20.38%) ITIL
2 218 (11.13%) Cybersecurity
3 207 (10.57%) Agile Software Development
4 164 (8.38%) Software Engineering
5 114 (5.82%) ERP
5 114 (5.82%) Service Delivery
6 103 (5.26%) Project Management
7 101 (5.16%) Business Intelligence
8 100 (5.11%) Change Management
9 95 (4.85%) Service Management
10 90 (4.60%) Information Security
11 84 (4.29%) UML
12 80 (4.09%) Open Source
12 80 (4.09%) Penetration Testing
13 76 (3.88%) Scrum
14 72 (3.68%) Network Management
14 72 (3.68%) SOA
15 69 (3.52%) Stakeholder Management
16 68 (3.47%) Programme Management
17 66 (3.37%) SIEM
Programming Languages
1 284 (14.50%) SQL
2 280 (14.30%) Java
3 244 (12.46%) C
4 188 (9.60%) Python
5 174 (8.89%) C++
6 128 (6.54%) C#
7 121 (6.18%) JavaScript
8 85 (4.34%) Perl
9 69 (3.52%) PL/SQL
10 54 (2.76%) PowerShell
11 51 (2.60%) Bash Shell
12 43 (2.20%) Shell Script
13 34 (1.74%) Ruby
14 30 (1.53%) VB.NET
15 24 (1.23%) T-SQL
16 23 (1.17%) VB
17 15 (0.77%) MATLAB
18 14 (0.72%) ABAP
19 12 (0.61%) PHP
20 7 (0.36%) Embedded C
Qualifications
1 1333 (68.08%) SC Cleared
2 272 (13.89%) Degree
3 252 (12.87%) DV Cleared
4 221 (11.29%) Cisco Certification
5 160 (8.17%) CCNA
6 136 (6.95%) CCNP
7 80 (4.09%) BPSS Clearance
8 71 (3.63%) CISSP
9 66 (3.37%) Microsoft Certification
10 49 (2.50%) MCSE
11 35 (1.79%) ITIL Certification
12 33 (1.69%) MCSA
13 29 (1.48%) CEH
14 28 (1.43%) SANS
15 27 (1.38%) CREST Certified
15 27 (1.38%) ISEB
15 27 (1.38%) ISTQB
16 23 (1.17%) CCIE
16 23 (1.17%) CISM
16 23 (1.17%) RHCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 161 (8.22%) SLA
2 77 (3.93%) QA
3 30 (1.53%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 18 (0.92%) HMG Security Policy Framework
4 18 (0.92%) RMADS
5 13 (0.66%) Data Quality
5 13 (0.66%) Def Stans
5 13 (0.66%) PCI DSS
6 11 (0.56%) FISMA
7 10 (0.51%) GPG13
8 8 (0.41%) Disclosure Scotland
9 7 (0.36%) DO-178B
10 6 (0.31%) ISO 9000
11 5 (0.26%) GxP
12 4 (0.20%) ISO/IEC 17799
13 3 (0.15%) AQAP
13 3 (0.15%) JSP 440
14 2 (0.10%) DO-254
14 2 (0.10%) ISO/IEC 20000
14 2 (0.10%) WCAG
System Software
1 180 (9.19%) Active Directory
2 163 (8.32%) VMware Infrastructure
3 86 (4.39%) vSphere
4 53 (2.71%) Hyper-V
5 36 (1.84%) Oracle RAC
6 23 (1.17%) vCloud
7 22 (1.12%) VMware ESX
8 19 (0.97%) XenApp
9 17 (0.87%) XenServer
10 14 (0.72%) UAG
11 9 (0.46%) Microsoft App-V
11 9 (0.46%) Terminal Services
11 9 (0.46%) XenDesktop
12 8 (0.41%) VMware ESXi
13 7 (0.36%) Firmware
14 6 (0.31%) Microsoft Virtual Server
15 5 (0.26%) Forefront TMG
15 5 (0.26%) ISA Server
16 3 (0.15%) DFS Replication
16 3 (0.15%) NFS
Systems Management
1 73 (3.73%) Nessus
2 70 (3.58%) Nmap
3 37 (1.89%) Oracle RMAN
4 36 (1.84%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
4 36 (1.84%) Puppet
5 33 (1.69%) NetBackup
6 32 (1.63%) SCCM
7 28 (1.43%) HP Data Protector
7 28 (1.43%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
8 25 (1.28%) SCOM
9 24 (1.23%) HP SIM
10 23 (1.17%) OpenVAS
11 19 (0.97%) Cisco CUCM
12 18 (0.92%) Cisco UCCX
12 18 (0.92%) Hyperic
13 13 (0.66%) McAfee ePO
13 13 (0.66%) Norton AntiVirus
14 12 (0.61%) Data Guard
14 12 (0.61%) Opscode Chef
14 12 (0.61%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 343 (17.52%) Microsoft
2 312 (15.93%) Oracle
3 281 (14.35%) Cisco
4 244 (12.46%) VMware
5 214 (10.93%) SAP
6 165 (8.43%) Juniper
7 113 (5.77%) HP
8 79 (4.03%) Remedy
9 68 (3.47%) Citrix
10 66 (3.37%) NetApp
11 61 (3.12%) Symantec
12 57 (2.91%) Ariba
13 48 (2.45%) CheckPoint
14 47 (2.40%) Red Hat
15 43 (2.20%) EMC
16 38 (1.94%) F5
17 37 (1.89%) IBM
17 37 (1.89%) Nortel
18 35 (1.79%) Coverity
19 33 (1.69%) 3PAR
Middlesex
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Posted: 1 hour ago
Redhill, Surrey
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Salary: £60,000 - £80,000 (Plus EXCELLENT package!!!)
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Salary: £60,000 - £80,000 (Plus EXCELLENT package!!!)
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Farnham, Surrey
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Salary: £60,000 - £80,000 (Plus EXCELLENT package!!!)
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Guildford, Surrey
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Salary: £60,000 - £80,000 (Plus EXCELLENT package!!!)
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Salary: £30,000 - £60,000
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Brighton, East Sussex
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Salary: £30,000 - £60,000
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Guildford, Surrey
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Salary: £30,000 - £60,000
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Salary: £59000 - £60000 per annum, Benefits 10% Bonus & Excellent Benefits
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Cranleigh, Surrey
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Basingstoke, Hampshire
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Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Benefits
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Basingstoke, Hampshire
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Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
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Vodafone
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Newbury, Berkshire
Vodafone
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Newbury, Berkshire
Vodafone
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Newbury, Berkshire
Vodafone
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Salary: Up to £55,000 per annum + benefits
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