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 29 August 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
29 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Security Clearance
Rank 42 44 30
Rank change year-on-year
+2 -14
Permanent jobs citing Security Cleared 1036 1155 1708
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 5.68% 5.63% 7.57%
As % of the Qualifications category 17.92% 17.75% 22.66%
Number of salaries quoted 717 835 1150
Median salary £47,500 £45,000 £46,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+5.55% -3.22%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,400 £28,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £65,000 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year
- -5.26%
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
5780 6508 7539
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 31.67% 31.73% 33.40%
Number of salaries quoted 4738 5160 5743
Median salary £45,000 £43,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+4.65% +1.17%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £26,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £62,500 £62,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £41,500
% change year-on-year
- +2.40%

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 29 August 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 29 August 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 +4 431 £42,500 +3.03% 52
Berkshire -12 214 £52,500 +5.00% 21
Surrey +12 167 £50,000 +11.11% 20
Oxfordshire -5 113 £50,000 +53.84% 1
Buckinghamshire -29 52 £45,000 +9.75% 6
East Sussex +28 28 £40,000 +6.66%
Kent +1 17 £27,500 -23.61% 3
West Sussex -6 8 £52,500 +16.66% 3
Middlesex -1 1 - - 2
Security Cleared
England

Security Cleared
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 29 August 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 1263 (65.24%) SC Cleared
2 480 (24.79%) Windows
3 431 (22.26%) Linux
4 398 (20.56%) DV Cleared
5 351 (18.13%) Microsoft
6 333 (17.20%) ITIL
7 322 (16.63%) Cybersecurity
8 310 (16.01%) Firewall
9 281 (14.51%) VMware
10 267 (13.79%) Java
11 252 (13.02%) Cisco
12 250 (12.91%) Telecoms
12 250 (12.91%) Agile Software Development
13 227 (11.73%) C
14 224 (11.57%) Finance
15 221 (11.42%) Active Directory
16 208 (10.74%) Degree
17 200 (10.33%) Python
18 197 (10.18%) Cisco Certification
19 196 (10.12%) SQL
20 191 (9.87%) Oracle
21 180 (9.30%) MS Excel
22 171 (8.83%) SQL Server
23 169 (8.73%) VMware Infrastructure
24 168 (8.68%) Windows Server
25 166 (8.57%) C++
26 159 (8.21%) Presales
27 153 (7.90%) Unix
28 149 (7.70%) .NET
28 149 (7.70%) Juniper

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 77 (3.98%) SharePoint
2 63 (3.25%) Apache
3 53 (2.74%) Tomcat
4 47 (2.43%) Elasticsearch
4 47 (2.43%) IIS
5 40 (2.07%) nginx
6 37 (1.91%) Skype for Business
7 32 (1.65%) MS Exchange
8 31 (1.60%) JBoss
9 24 (1.24%) SharePoint 2013
10 23 (1.19%) SharePoint 2010
11 18 (0.93%) OpenStack
12 14 (0.72%) Exchange Server 2010
13 13 (0.67%) Exchange Server 2007
14 11 (0.57%) WebLogic
14 11 (0.57%) WebSphere
15 9 (0.46%) Apache Spark
15 9 (0.46%) ArcGIS
16 8 (0.41%) CMS
16 8 (0.41%) Documentum
Applications
1 180 (9.30%) MS Excel
2 75 (3.87%) MS Office
3 34 (1.76%) MS PowerPoint
4 22 (1.14%) MS Project
5 20 (1.03%) MS Visio
6 8 (0.41%) Spreadsheet
7 4 (0.21%) AutoCAD
7 4 (0.21%) Maple
8 3 (0.15%) Acrobat
8 3 (0.15%) Adobe Illustrator
8 3 (0.15%) Fireworks
8 3 (0.15%) Photoshop
9 2 (0.10%) InfoPath
9 2 (0.10%) OrCAD
10 1 (0.052%) Mingle
Business Applications
1 19 (0.98%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 18 (0.93%) Dynamics CRM
3 16 (0.83%) SAP HR
4 12 (0.62%) Oracle EBS
4 12 (0.62%) SAP HCM
5 9 (0.46%) Oracle EBS R12
6 8 (0.41%) Primavera
6 8 (0.41%) Remedy ITSM
6 8 (0.41%) SAP PS
7 6 (0.31%) Oracle Applications
8 5 (0.26%) SAP ERP
9 4 (0.21%) Oracle General Ledger
9 4 (0.21%) Oracle Payables
9 4 (0.21%) Oracle Payroll
9 4 (0.21%) Oracle Receivables
9 4 (0.21%) SAP Payroll
10 2 (0.10%) Sage X3
10 2 (0.10%) SAP GRC
10 2 (0.10%) SAP Travel Management
11 1 (0.052%) SAP FI/CO
Cloud Services
1 45 (2.32%) SaaS
2 33 (1.70%) Office 365
3 32 (1.65%) Amazon AWS
4 31 (1.60%) Microsoft Azure
5 24 (1.24%) GitHub
5 24 (1.24%) IaaS
5 24 (1.24%) PaaS
6 14 (0.72%) SuccessFactors
7 10 (0.52%) Cloud Computing
8 4 (0.21%) IBM Cloud
9 2 (0.10%) Google Drive
9 2 (0.10%) SoftLayer
10 1 (0.052%) Amazon S3
10 1 (0.052%) AWS CloudFormation
10 1 (0.052%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
10 1 (0.052%) Heroku
Communications & Networking
1 310 (16.01%) Firewall
2 122 (6.30%) Network Security
3 118 (6.10%) TCP/IP
4 108 (5.58%) DNS
5 95 (4.91%) WAN
6 92 (4.75%) LAN
7 76 (3.93%) MPLS
8 73 (3.77%) BGP
9 67 (3.46%) OSPF
10 59 (3.05%) SAN
11 58 (3.00%) VPN
12 54 (2.79%) Wireless
13 49 (2.53%) Cisco ASA
14 46 (2.38%) DHCP
15 35 (1.81%) Internet
16 31 (1.60%) SSL
17 30 (1.55%) HTTP
17 30 (1.55%) IPsec
18 29 (1.50%) Intrusion Detection
19 26 (1.34%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 171 (8.83%) SQL Server
2 94 (4.86%) Big Data
3 68 (3.51%) MySQL
4 51 (2.63%) Hadoop
5 48 (2.48%) NoSQL
6 39 (2.01%) PostgreSQL
7 27 (1.39%) MongoDB
8 25 (1.29%) Oracle Database
9 20 (1.03%) Apache Cassandra
10 19 (0.98%) GIS
11 17 (0.88%) Relational Database
12 14 (0.72%) MariaDB
12 14 (0.72%) Oracle Reports
13 13 (0.67%) Redis
14 10 (0.52%) Data Warehouse
14 10 (0.52%) RDBMS
15 9 (0.46%) Apache Hive
15 9 (0.46%) Riak
16 8 (0.41%) Oracle BI EE
16 8 (0.41%) Oracle Database 11g
Development Applications
1 74 (3.82%) JIRA
2 66 (3.41%) Metasploit
3 55 (2.84%) Selenium
4 38 (1.96%) Jenkins
4 38 (1.96%) Visual Studio
5 37 (1.91%) Git (software)
6 25 (1.29%) WebDriver
7 23 (1.19%) Burp Suite
7 23 (1.19%) Subversion
8 22 (1.14%) JUnit
9 21 (1.08%) Team Foundation Server
10 20 (1.03%) Maven
11 18 (0.93%) MSI
11 18 (0.93%) NUnit
11 18 (0.93%) TestNG
12 17 (0.88%) Bugzilla
13 16 (0.83%) Cucumber
13 16 (0.83%) Vagrant
14 13 (0.67%) Ant
15 12 (0.62%) Rational DOORS
General
1 250 (12.91%) Telecoms
2 224 (11.57%) Finance
3 59 (3.05%) Manufacturing
4 48 (2.48%) Military
5 47 (2.43%) Marketing
6 45 (2.32%) Aerospace
7 42 (2.17%) Banking
8 36 (1.86%) Electronics
9 32 (1.65%) Legal
10 26 (1.34%) Retail
11 25 (1.29%) Pharmaceutical
12 17 (0.88%) Games
13 16 (0.83%) Publishing
14 14 (0.72%) Law
15 11 (0.57%) Automotive
16 9 (0.46%) Billing
16 9 (0.46%) Spanish Language
17 7 (0.36%) Back Office
18 6 (0.31%) Avionics
18 6 (0.31%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 331 (17.10%) Analyst
2 265 (13.69%) Architect
3 175 (9.04%) Consultant
4 165 (8.52%) Developer
4 165 (8.52%) Network Engineer
5 126 (6.51%) Support Engineer
6 100 (5.17%) Security Engineer
7 93 (4.80%) Security Analyst
8 85 (4.39%) Security Consultant
9 78 (4.03%) Security Architect
10 75 (3.87%) Infrastructure Engineer
11 68 (3.51%) Linux Engineer
11 68 (3.51%) Tester
12 65 (3.36%) Support Analyst
13 64 (3.31%) Graduate
14 61 (3.15%) Cybersecurity Architect
15 56 (2.89%) 3rd Line Engineer
16 54 (2.79%) 3rd Line Support
17 52 (2.69%) Software Engineer
18 51 (2.63%) Solutions Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 149 (7.70%) .NET
2 104 (5.37%) HTML
3 71 (3.67%) XML
4 58 (3.00%) Web Services
5 53 (2.74%) ASP.NET
6 49 (2.53%) CSS
7 34 (1.76%) J2EE
8 28 (1.45%) SOAP
9 26 (1.34%) LAMP
10 24 (1.24%) ZeroMQ
11 22 (1.14%) WCF
12 21 (1.08%) .NET Framework
12 21 (1.08%) Software Packaging
12 21 (1.08%) Spring
12 21 (1.08%) XSLT
13 20 (1.03%) AngularJS
13 20 (1.03%) REST
14 19 (0.98%) CGI
14 19 (0.98%) HTML5
14 19 (0.98%) jQuery
Miscellaneous
1 136 (7.02%) Analytical Skills
2 115 (5.94%) Management Information System
3 83 (4.29%) PKI
4 82 (4.24%) Computer Science
4 82 (4.24%) Data Centre
5 77 (3.98%) Mathematics
6 64 (3.31%) Driving Licence
7 58 (3.00%) Clustering
8 43 (2.22%) Embedded Systems
9 36 (1.86%) Virtual Team
10 35 (1.81%) Cyberthreat
11 28 (1.45%) Security Operations Centre
12 25 (1.29%) Cybercrime
13 24 (1.24%) Mobile App
14 23 (1.19%) Fat Client
14 23 (1.19%) Thin Client
14 23 (1.19%) Wiki
15 20 (1.03%) CESG
16 16 (0.83%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
17 15 (0.77%) Cryptography
Operating Systems
1 480 (24.79%) Windows
2 431 (22.26%) Linux
3 168 (8.68%) Windows Server
4 153 (7.90%) Unix
5 142 (7.33%) Windows Server 2008
6 81 (4.18%) Windows Server 2012
7 77 (3.98%) Windows Server 2003
8 69 (3.56%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 65 (3.36%) CentOS
10 62 (3.20%) Windows 7
11 60 (3.10%) Solaris
12 43 (2.22%) VxWorks
13 23 (1.19%) Kali Linux
14 21 (1.08%) Windows XP
15 19 (0.98%) Windows 8
16 17 (0.88%) Android
16 17 (0.88%) Windows NT
17 16 (0.83%) Windows 10
18 14 (0.72%) Ubuntu
19 12 (0.62%) VMS
Processes & Methodologies
1 333 (17.20%) ITIL
2 322 (16.63%) Cybersecurity
3 250 (12.91%) Agile Software Development
4 159 (8.21%) Presales
5 147 (7.59%) Penetration Testing
6 136 (7.02%) Security Architecture
7 132 (6.82%) Service Delivery
8 121 (6.25%) Information Security
9 104 (5.37%) Software Engineering
10 102 (5.27%) Network Design
11 96 (4.96%) Scrum
12 93 (4.80%) Open Source
13 85 (4.39%) Mentoring
13 85 (4.39%) TOGAF
14 82 (4.24%) Project Management
15 77 (3.98%) SIEM
16 74 (3.82%) Change Management
17 72 (3.72%) PRINCE2
17 72 (3.72%) SOA
18 70 (3.62%) UML
Programming Languages
1 267 (13.79%) Java
2 227 (11.73%) C
3 200 (10.33%) Python
4 196 (10.12%) SQL
5 166 (8.57%) C++
6 143 (7.39%) C#
7 141 (7.28%) JavaScript
8 114 (5.89%) PowerShell
9 82 (4.24%) Perl
10 56 (2.89%) VB
11 51 (2.63%) Bash Shell
12 44 (2.27%) Shell Script
13 40 (2.07%) PL/SQL
14 31 (1.60%) Ruby
15 29 (1.50%) T-SQL
16 22 (1.14%) VB.NET
17 20 (1.03%) Go
18 19 (0.98%) VBA
19 18 (0.93%) PHP
20 9 (0.46%) Embedded C
Qualifications
1 1263 (65.24%) SC Cleared
2 398 (20.56%) DV Cleared
3 208 (10.74%) Degree
4 197 (10.18%) Cisco Certification
5 141 (7.28%) CCNA
6 119 (6.15%) CCNP
7 86 (4.44%) CISSP
8 63 (3.25%) CEH
9 57 (2.94%) ITIL Certification
10 54 (2.79%) JNCIS
11 52 (2.69%) CREST Certified
12 50 (2.58%) OSCP
13 48 (2.48%) Microsoft Certification
14 43 (2.22%) BPSS Clearance
15 41 (2.12%) GIAC
16 39 (2.01%) ISEB
16 39 (2.01%) ISTQB
17 38 (1.96%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
18 35 (1.81%) JNCIA
19 34 (1.76%) RHCE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 126 (6.51%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 111 (5.73%) SLA
3 63 (3.25%) HMG Security Policy Framework
4 40 (2.07%) RMADS
5 34 (1.76%) QA
6 25 (1.29%) PCI DSS
7 16 (0.83%) FISMA
8 15 (0.77%) Sarbanes-Oxley
9 8 (0.41%) Data Quality
10 5 (0.26%) Def Stans
10 5 (0.26%) DO-178B
11 4 (0.21%) Disclosure Scotland
11 4 (0.21%) DO-254
11 4 (0.21%) ISO 9001
11 4 (0.21%) ISO22301
12 3 (0.15%) GPG13
12 3 (0.15%) JSP 440
12 3 (0.15%) SAS 70
13 2 (0.10%) COBIT
13 2 (0.10%) IEC 61508
System Software
1 221 (11.42%) Active Directory
2 169 (8.73%) VMware Infrastructure
3 73 (3.77%) vSphere
4 59 (3.05%) Hyper-V
5 39 (2.01%) Microsoft App-V
6 36 (1.86%) XenApp
7 35 (1.81%) Docker
8 26 (1.34%) VMware ESX
9 23 (1.19%) vCloud
10 22 (1.14%) VMware ESXi
11 20 (1.03%) Virtual Servers
12 19 (0.98%) Samba
12 19 (0.98%) Virtual Machines
13 18 (0.93%) Firmware
14 16 (0.83%) HDFS
15 14 (0.72%) XenDesktop
16 13 (0.67%) KVM
17 12 (0.62%) Apache ZooKeeper
17 12 (0.62%) iptables
18 11 (0.57%) VirtualBox
Systems Management
1 110 (5.68%) Nessus
2 87 (4.49%) Nmap
3 79 (4.08%) SCCM
4 47 (2.43%) Puppet
5 41 (2.12%) SCOM
6 31 (1.60%) OpenVAS
7 28 (1.45%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
8 26 (1.34%) Microsoft Clustering
9 21 (1.08%) NetBackup
10 19 (0.98%) vMotion
11 18 (0.93%) AppDNA
11 18 (0.93%) HP SIM
11 18 (0.93%) Nagios
12 16 (0.83%) Hadoop YARN
12 16 (0.83%) Netcool
13 15 (0.77%) HP Data Protector
13 15 (0.77%) Opscode Chef
13 15 (0.77%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
14 14 (0.72%) OpenView
15 13 (0.67%) Backup Exec
Vendors
1 351 (18.13%) Microsoft
2 281 (14.51%) VMware
3 252 (13.02%) Cisco
4 191 (9.87%) Oracle
5 149 (7.70%) Juniper
6 103 (5.32%) HP
7 89 (4.60%) Red Hat
8 87 (4.49%) Citrix
9 62 (3.20%) IBM
10 58 (3.00%) EMC
11 57 (2.94%) F5
11 57 (2.94%) SAP
12 49 (2.53%) CheckPoint
13 39 (2.01%) Palo Alto
14 35 (1.81%) Symantec
15 33 (1.70%) Coverity
15 33 (1.70%) Qualys
16 27 (1.39%) SolarWinds
17 26 (1.34%) Dell
18 23 (1.19%) Sun
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Imperative People
Salary: £40000.00 - £50000.00 per annum + Pack
Posted: 19 hours ago
Hampshire
Executive Recruitment Services (ERS)
Salary: £55000 - £70000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Havant, Hampshire
Executive Recruitment Services (ERS)
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Fareham, Hampshire
Executive Recruitment Services (ERS)
Salary: £25000 - £27500 per annum + Pension, Healthcare
Posted: 4 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Experis Ltd
Salary: £50000 - £55000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Southampton, Hampshire
Experis Ltd
Salary: £50000 - £55000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Southampton, Hampshire
Experis Ltd
Salary: £60000 - £65000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Camberley, Surrey
Imperative People
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + Car Allowance, Overtime
Posted: 5 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Experis Ltd
Salary: £60000 - £65000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Southampton, Hampshire
Experis Ltd
Salary: £28000 - £35000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Gosport, Hampshire
Experis Ltd
Salary: £45000 - £60000 per annum + Benefits + Bonus
Posted: 3 days ago
Hampshire
Executive Recruitment Services (ERS)
Posted: 4 days ago
Havant, Hampshire
Executive Recruitment Services (ERS)
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + Pension, Healthcare
Posted: 6 days ago
Farnborough, Hampshire
Global Technology Solutions Ltd
Salary: £29000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Hampshire
Executive Recruitment Services (ERS)
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Winchester, Hampshire
Polar Recruitment
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + + Bonus + OT + On-Call +++
Posted: 6 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Perfect People Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: Up to £66,000 basic + 10% Bonus + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Hampshire
Executive Recruitment Services (ERS)
Posted: 6 days ago
Leatherhead, Surrey
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: Up to £40,000 pa + package
Posted: 5 days ago
Woking, Surrey
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 40,000 - 75,000 + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Farnham, Surrey
Owen Daniels Consultancy
Posted: 3 days ago
Hampshire
Executive Recruitment Services (ERS)
Salary: £45000 - £75000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Bracknell, Berkshire
Global Technology Solutions Ltd
Salary: £37000 - £40000 per annum + ben
Posted: 6 days ago
Leatherhead, Surrey
CGI
Salary: £45000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Yoh
Salary: £65000 per annum + £15K OTE + car allowance
Posted: 4 days ago
Aldershot, Hampshire
Executive Recruitment Services (ERS)
Salary: £23000 - £30000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Hampshire
Executive Recruitment Services (ERS)
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Basingstoke, Hampshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £36000 - £42000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Romsey, Hampshire
Executive Recruitment Services (ERS)
Posted: 6 days ago
Aldershot, Hampshire
CSC
Salary: From £35,000 to £50,000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago