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 6 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
6 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Security Clearance
Rank 37 31 37
Rank change year-on-year
-6 +6
Permanent jobs citing Security Cleared 1207 1370 1180
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 6.05% 6.65% 5.64%
As % of the Qualifications category 17.29% 21.09% 16.89%
Number of salaries quoted 859 923 628
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £41,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +8.43%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,500 £27,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £66,000 £64,750 £60,000
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
6982 6496 6985
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 34.97% 31.55% 33.40%
Number of salaries quoted 5452 4990 5690
Average salary £45,000 £42,500 £41,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% +2.40%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £26,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £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 6 March 2015.

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 6 March 2015. 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 0 466 £42,750 +0.58% 76
Berkshire -1 427 £50,000 +5.26% 51
Surrey -48 126 £50,000 +11.11% 26
Buckinghamshire -14 104 £45,000 +3.44% 20
Middlesex 0 28 £35,000 -12.50% 2
West Sussex -1 25 £47,500 +18.75% 5
East Sussex -30 11 £37,500 -5.06%
Kent -21 10 £45,000 - 4
Oxfordshire -13 8 £34,000 -11.68% 3
Sussex - 2 £47,500 -
Security Cleared
England

Security Cleared
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 6 March 2015, 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 2015 (77.08%) SC Cleared
2 927 (35.46%) Windows
3 788 (30.15%) DV Cleared
4 625 (23.91%) Microsoft
5 564 (21.58%) ITIL
6 473 (18.09%) SQL
7 471 (18.02%) Active Directory
8 460 (17.60%) VMware
9 388 (14.84%) Oracle
10 383 (14.65%) Finance
11 362 (13.85%) Linux
12 354 (13.54%) Windows Server 2003
13 347 (13.27%) HP
13 347 (13.27%) VMware Infrastructure
14 309 (11.82%) MS Excel
15 296 (11.32%) Degree
16 295 (11.29%) Cisco
17 291 (11.13%) Windows Server 2008
18 281 (10.75%) Telecoms
19 243 (9.30%) Firewall
20 227 (8.68%) SCCM
21 219 (8.38%) Windows XP
22 211 (8.07%) DNS
23 206 (7.88%) Agile Software Development
24 201 (7.69%) Java
24 201 (7.69%) Analytical Skills
25 199 (7.61%) MS Exchange
25 199 (7.61%) Citrix
26 189 (7.23%) Project Management
27 187 (7.15%) PowerShell

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

For the 6 months to 6 March 2015, 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
1 199 (7.61%) MS Exchange
2 168 (6.43%) SharePoint
3 106 (4.06%) Exchange Server 2010
4 79 (3.02%) IIS
5 74 (2.83%) WebLogic
5 74 (2.83%) Exchange Server 2003
6 71 (2.72%) Apache
7 67 (2.56%) SharePoint 2010
8 51 (1.95%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
9 50 (1.91%) Exchange Server 2007
10 46 (1.76%) Exchange Server 2013
11 42 (1.61%) Lync
12 41 (1.57%) SharePoint Server
13 40 (1.53%) Tomcat
14 34 (1.30%) WebSphere
14 34 (1.30%) MS Project Server
15 33 (1.26%) JBoss
16 31 (1.19%) SharePoint 2013
17 30 (1.15%) Live Communications Server
18 20 (0.77%) Exchange Server 5.5
Applications
1 309 (11.82%) MS Excel
2 144 (5.51%) MS Office
3 43 (1.64%) MS Project
4 42 (1.61%) MS PowerPoint
5 18 (0.69%) MS Visio
6 3 (0.11%) Windchill
7 2 (0.077%) AutoCAD
7 2 (0.077%) Spreadsheet
8 1 (0.038%) InfoPath
8 1 (0.038%) Simulink
8 1 (0.038%) Pro/ENGINEER
8 1 (0.038%) Acrobat
Business Applications
1 98 (3.75%) Oracle EBS
2 86 (3.29%) Oracle Applications
3 81 (3.10%) Oracle EBS R12
4 48 (1.84%) Oracle HRMS
5 25 (0.96%) Oracle General Ledger
5 25 (0.96%) Oracle Payables
5 25 (0.96%) Oracle Receivables
6 24 (0.92%) Oracle Payroll
7 21 (0.80%) Dynamics CRM
8 13 (0.50%) Oracle ERP
9 8 (0.31%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
10 7 (0.27%) SAP SD
11 6 (0.23%) SAP CRM
11 6 (0.23%) Hyperion Planning
12 5 (0.19%) Remedy ITSM
13 4 (0.15%) SAP SRM
13 4 (0.15%) HFM
14 3 (0.11%) Oracle iRecruitment
14 3 (0.11%) Oracle Internet Expenses
15 2 (0.077%) SAP WM
Cloud Services
1 40 (1.53%) Office 365
2 28 (1.07%) SaaS
3 22 (0.84%) PaaS
4 16 (0.61%) IaaS
5 13 (0.50%) Cloud Computing
6 9 (0.34%) Microsoft Azure
7 2 (0.077%) OpenShift
8 1 (0.038%) IBM SmartCloud
8 1 (0.038%) Yammer
Communications & Networking
1 243 (9.30%) Firewall
2 211 (8.07%) DNS
3 154 (5.89%) LAN
4 150 (5.74%) DHCP
5 147 (5.62%) TCP/IP
6 146 (5.59%) WAN
7 119 (4.55%) SAN
8 82 (3.14%) VPN
9 69 (2.64%) Wireshark
10 67 (2.56%) Cisco ASA
11 63 (2.41%) Network Security
12 61 (2.33%) Internet
13 50 (1.91%) HTTP
14 44 (1.68%) Wireless
14 44 (1.68%) Cisco Nexus
15 37 (1.42%) MPLS
15 37 (1.42%) BGP
16 30 (1.15%) NAS
16 30 (1.15%) Fibre Channel
17 27 (1.03%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 166 (6.35%) SQL Server
2 124 (4.74%) Oracle Database
3 48 (1.84%) Oracle Discoverer
4 46 (1.76%) EDRMS
5 40 (1.53%) Relational Database
6 39 (1.49%) IDOL
7 29 (1.11%) MySQL
8 26 (0.99%) RDBMS
9 23 (0.88%) Oracle Database 10g
9 23 (0.88%) SQL Server 2005
10 22 (0.84%) Big Data
11 20 (0.77%) SQL Server 2008
12 18 (0.69%) Oracle Database 11g
13 15 (0.57%) Oracle Reports
14 13 (0.50%) NoSQL
14 13 (0.50%) Oracle BI EE
15 11 (0.42%) Hadoop
16 10 (0.38%) Essbase
16 10 (0.38%) Data Warehouse
17 7 (0.27%) Oracle BI Publisher
Development Applications
1 67 (2.56%) Oracle Forms
2 66 (2.52%) Subversion
3 58 (2.22%) TestDirector
4 48 (1.84%) LoadRunner
5 43 (1.64%) QuickTest Pro
6 35 (1.34%) JIRA
6 35 (1.34%) Rational DOORS
7 34 (1.30%) Visual Studio
8 33 (1.26%) Maven
9 32 (1.22%) MSI
10 29 (1.11%) VSS/SourceSafe
11 28 (1.07%) Git (software)
12 27 (1.03%) Eclipse
13 25 (0.96%) WinRunner
14 23 (0.88%) Jenkins
15 20 (0.77%) Selenium
16 16 (0.61%) JUnit
16 16 (0.61%) GCC
17 15 (0.57%) Team Foundation Server
18 13 (0.50%) StarTeam
General
1 383 (14.65%) Finance
2 281 (10.75%) Telecoms
3 152 (5.81%) Retail
4 69 (2.64%) Military
5 54 (2.07%) Electronics
6 48 (1.84%) Aerospace
7 36 (1.38%) Legal
8 28 (1.07%) Banking
9 23 (0.88%) Marketing
10 18 (0.69%) Manufacturing
11 11 (0.42%) Back Office
11 11 (0.42%) Publishing
12 10 (0.38%) Advertising
12 10 (0.38%) Law
13 6 (0.23%) Games
13 6 (0.23%) French Language
13 6 (0.23%) German Language
14 5 (0.19%) Arabic Language
14 5 (0.19%) Avionics
15 4 (0.15%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 389 (14.88%) Analyst
2 274 (10.48%) Consultant
3 254 (9.72%) Support Engineer
4 199 (7.61%) Architect
5 185 (7.08%) Developer
6 116 (4.44%) Project Manager
7 96 (3.67%) Software Engineer
8 84 (3.21%) 2nd Line Support
9 83 (3.18%) Network Engineer
10 80 (3.06%) Systems Analyst
11 77 (2.95%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
12 74 (2.83%) Administrator
13 71 (2.72%) Security Consultant
13 71 (2.72%) Infrastructure Engineer
14 69 (2.64%) DBA
15 65 (2.49%) Service Manager
15 65 (2.49%) Oracle DBA
16 64 (2.45%) Systems Engineer
17 61 (2.33%) Systems Administrator
17 61 (2.33%) Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 100 (3.83%) .NET
2 88 (3.37%) HTML
3 70 (2.68%) XML
3 70 (2.68%) J2EE
4 48 (1.84%) Web Services
5 47 (1.80%) ASP.NET
5 47 (1.80%) Middleware
6 41 (1.57%) Oracle Fusion
7 37 (1.42%) CSS
8 35 (1.34%) JSP
9 32 (1.22%) Ajax
10 31 (1.19%) SOAP
11 25 (0.96%) Spring
12 23 (0.88%) .NET Framework
13 22 (0.84%) Dojo
14 21 (0.80%) JSON
15 19 (0.73%) Software Packaging
15 19 (0.73%) Regular Expression
16 18 (0.69%) WCF
16 18 (0.69%) jQuery
Miscellaneous
1 201 (7.69%) Analytical Skills
2 146 (5.59%) Clustering
3 136 (5.20%) Management Information System
4 70 (2.68%) Computer Science
5 69 (2.64%) Statistics
6 59 (2.26%) Replication
7 48 (1.84%) Blackberry
8 44 (1.68%) Mathematics
9 33 (1.26%) PKI
10 32 (1.22%) Open Source
11 25 (0.96%) RMADS
11 25 (0.96%) Physics
11 25 (0.96%) CESG
11 25 (0.96%) GIS
12 20 (0.77%) CESG CLAS
12 20 (0.77%) CCTV
12 20 (0.77%) Video Conferencing
13 17 (0.65%) Enterprise Storage
13 17 (0.65%) Data Protection Act
14 15 (0.57%) Derivative
Operating Systems
1 927 (35.46%) Windows
2 362 (13.85%) Linux
3 354 (13.54%) Windows Server 2003
4 291 (11.13%) Windows Server 2008
5 219 (8.38%) Windows XP
6 166 (6.35%) UNIX
7 164 (6.27%) Windows 7
8 130 (4.97%) Windows Server 2012
9 74 (2.83%) HPUX
10 72 (2.75%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
11 46 (1.76%) Windows 2000 Server
12 37 (1.42%) CentOS
13 36 (1.38%) Solaris
14 35 (1.34%) Windows 8
15 27 (1.03%) Windows 2000
16 17 (0.65%) Windows Vista
16 17 (0.65%) Oracle Linux
17 13 (0.50%) AIX
18 9 (0.34%) Windows NT
18 9 (0.34%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 564 (21.58%) ITIL
2 206 (7.88%) Agile Software Development
3 189 (7.23%) Project Management
4 184 (7.04%) Service Management
5 183 (7.00%) Incident Management
6 170 (6.50%) Software Engineering
7 162 (6.20%) Service Delivery
8 155 (5.93%) Mentoring
9 144 (5.51%) PRINCE2
10 135 (5.16%) Cyber Security
11 133 (5.09%) Information Security
12 132 (5.05%) Change Management
13 125 (4.78%) Configuration Management
13 125 (4.78%) Root Cause Analysis
14 116 (4.44%) SIEM
15 112 (4.28%) UML
16 104 (3.98%) Risk Management
17 95 (3.63%) Problem Management
18 93 (3.56%) Software Distribution
19 90 (3.44%) Migration
Programming Languages
1 473 (18.09%) SQL
2 201 (7.69%) Java
3 187 (7.15%) PowerShell
4 172 (6.58%) C
5 170 (6.50%) C#
6 168 (6.43%) C++
7 121 (4.63%) JavaScript
8 78 (2.98%) PL/SQL
9 73 (2.79%) Python
10 51 (1.95%) VBScript
11 49 (1.87%) VB
12 48 (1.84%) Perl
13 47 (1.80%) Shell Script
14 45 (1.72%) PHP
15 35 (1.34%) VB.NET
16 34 (1.30%) Bash Shell
17 27 (1.03%) VBA
18 19 (0.73%) Ruby
19 16 (0.61%) Delphi
20 13 (0.50%) Embedded C
Qualifications
1 2015 (77.08%) SC Cleared
2 788 (30.15%) DV Cleared
3 296 (11.32%) Degree
4 178 (6.81%) Cisco Certification
5 131 (5.01%) Microsoft Certification
6 106 (4.06%) CCNA
7 100 (3.83%) CCNP
8 90 (3.44%) MCSE
9 88 (3.37%) CISSP
10 79 (3.02%) ISEB
11 73 (2.79%) MCP
12 63 (2.41%) ISTQB
13 50 (1.91%) ITIL Certification
14 49 (1.87%) CTC Cleared
14 49 (1.87%) VCP4
15 35 (1.34%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
16 32 (1.22%) CISM
17 31 (1.19%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
18 27 (1.03%) CCA
18 27 (1.03%) Citrix Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 169 (6.47%) SLA
2 106 (4.06%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 44 (1.68%) QA
4 42 (1.61%) PCI DSS
5 8 (0.31%) DO-254
5 8 (0.31%) Sarbanes-Oxley
6 7 (0.27%) ISO 9000
6 7 (0.27%) JSP 440
6 7 (0.27%) DO-178B
7 6 (0.23%) GPG13
8 5 (0.19%) Data Quality
8 5 (0.19%) COBIT
9 4 (0.15%) ISO 9001
9 4 (0.15%) JTAG
10 3 (0.11%) ISO/IEC 17799
11 1 (0.038%) BS25999
System Software
1 471 (18.02%) Active Directory
2 347 (13.27%) VMware Infrastructure
3 155 (5.93%) Hyper-V
4 78 (2.98%) vSphere
5 65 (2.49%) XenApp
6 60 (2.30%) Microsoft App-V
7 58 (2.22%) VMware ESX
8 46 (1.76%) ISA Server
9 40 (1.53%) Oracle RAC
10 32 (1.22%) VMware ESXi
11 31 (1.19%) Terminal Services
12 30 (1.15%) XenDesktop
13 26 (0.99%) vCloud
14 19 (0.73%) XenServer
15 18 (0.69%) Samba
16 15 (0.57%) Firmware
17 14 (0.54%) Forefront TMG
18 11 (0.42%) UAG
18 11 (0.42%) Snort
19 10 (0.38%) NFS
Systems Management
1 227 (8.68%) SCCM
2 107 (4.09%) SCOM
3 101 (3.86%) OpenView Configuration Management
4 84 (3.21%) HP Quality Center
5 80 (3.06%) NetBackup
6 68 (2.60%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
7 41 (1.57%) EMC NetWorker
8 40 (1.53%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
9 37 (1.42%) Nagios
10 30 (1.15%) Puppet
11 26 (0.99%) Netcool
12 25 (0.96%) HP SIM
12 25 (0.96%) Cisco Prime
13 24 (0.92%) WSUS
14 20 (0.77%) Cisco LMS
14 20 (0.77%) Opsview
15 19 (0.73%) EdgeSight
16 18 (0.69%) SCOrch
16 18 (0.69%) SCVMM
16 18 (0.69%) Cisco CUCM
Vendors
1 625 (23.91%) Microsoft
2 460 (17.60%) VMware
3 388 (14.84%) Oracle
4 347 (13.27%) HP
5 295 (11.29%) Cisco
6 199 (7.61%) Citrix
7 171 (6.54%) Fujitsu
8 121 (4.63%) Juniper
9 89 (3.40%) EMC
10 86 (3.29%) McAfee
11 74 (2.83%) IBM
12 72 (2.75%) Red Hat
13 66 (2.52%) Veritas
14 64 (2.45%) CheckPoint
15 59 (2.26%) Symantec
16 48 (1.84%) F5
17 47 (1.80%) Sun
18 46 (1.76%) Meridio
19 37 (1.42%) SAP
19 37 (1.42%) NetApp
Wokingham, Berkshire
Northgate Public Services
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 3 hours ago
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
Northgate Public Services
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 3 hours ago
South East
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £47k - £65k plus package
Posted: 3 hours ago
Berkshire
Lorien Resourcing
Salary: Benefits Package
Posted: 3 hours ago
Andover, Hampshire
Ping IT Recruitment ltd
Salary: From £40,000 to £55,000 per annum
Posted: 3 hours ago
South East
Ping IT Recruitment ltd
Salary: From £60,000 to £80,000 per annum
Posted: 3 hours ago
Andover, Hampshire
Ping IT Recruitment ltd
Posted: 4 hours ago
South East
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £85000 per annum, Benefits Bonus, car allowance
Posted: 4 hours ago
Reading, Berkshire
Lorien Resourcing
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 4 hours ago
Berkshire
DCL Search & Selection
Salary: £65000 - £80000 per annum + 20% Commission
Posted: 5 hours ago
Berkshire
DCL Search & Selection
Salary: £65000 - £70000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 5 hours ago
Farnborough, Hampshire
Executive Recruitment Services (ERS)
Salary: £25000 - £38000 per annum
Posted: 5 hours ago
Berkshire
Lorien Resourcing
Salary: Benefits Package
Posted: 9 hours ago
Berkshire
Lorien Resourcing
Salary: benefits package
Posted: 10 hours ago
Hampshire
Lorien Resourcing
Salary: benefits package
Posted: 10 hours ago
Bracknell, Berkshire
Lorien Resourcing
Salary: Negotiable depending on experience
Posted: 10 hours ago
Hampshire
Executive Recruitment Services (ERS)
Salary: £28000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 11 hours ago
Hampshire
Executive Recruitment Services (ERS)
Posted: 11 hours ago
Portsmouth, Hampshire
Executive Recruitment Services (ERS)
Posted: 11 hours ago
Portsmouth, Hampshire
Executive Recruitment Services (ERS)
Posted: 11 hours ago