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 4 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
4 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Security Clearance
Rank 56 44 28
Rank change year-on-year
-12 -16
Permanent jobs citing Security Cleared 907 1168 1752
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 4.73% 5.49% 7.44%
As % of the Qualifications category 15.16% 17.57% 22.53%
Number of salaries quoted 637 803 1266
Median salary £42,500 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-5.55% -
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £30,000 £29,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £65,000 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £46,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
-2.17% +2.22%
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
5983 6649 7775
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 31.19% 31.26% 33.04%
Number of salaries quoted 4842 4955 6171
Median salary £45,000 £45,000 £43,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +3.44%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £26,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,500 £60,000 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

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 4 May 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 4 May 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 -5 351 £38,000 -10.58% 63
Berkshire -29 197 £55,000 +3.77% 24
Surrey +29 196 £45,000 -10.00% 13
Buckinghamshire -21 50 £46,250 +15.62% 7
Oxfordshire +20 33 £55,000 +27.16% 3
Kent +15 30 £37,500 -27.88% 3
West Sussex +3 22 £41,500 +10.66%
East Sussex +31 11 £35,000 -6.66% 2
Thames Valley - 4 £100,000 -
Middlesex +2 3 £58,500 +37.64%
M4 Corridor - 1 £75,000 -
Security Cleared
England

Security Cleared
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 4 May 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 1238 (67.54%) SC Cleared
2 411 (22.42%) Windows
3 360 (19.64%) Microsoft
4 356 (19.42%) Linux
5 348 (18.99%) ITIL
6 298 (16.26%) DV Cleared
7 294 (16.04%) VMware
8 275 (15.00%) Java
9 273 (14.89%) Cisco
10 271 (14.78%) Firewall
11 268 (14.62%) Cybersecurity
12 252 (13.75%) Degree
13 246 (13.42%) C
13 246 (13.42%) Oracle
14 240 (13.09%) Finance
15 239 (13.04%) SQL
15 239 (13.04%) Agile Software Development
16 194 (10.58%) Telecoms
17 191 (10.42%) Cisco Certification
18 188 (10.26%) MS Excel
18 188 (10.26%) Windows Server
19 184 (10.04%) Python
19 184 (10.04%) C++
20 177 (9.66%) Active Directory
21 172 (9.38%) SQL Server
22 159 (8.67%) VMware Infrastructure
23 158 (8.62%) Software Engineering
24 156 (8.51%) CCNA
25 152 (8.29%) Juniper
26 147 (8.02%) Unix

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 80 (4.36%) SharePoint
2 61 (3.33%) MS Exchange
3 49 (2.67%) Skype for Business
4 44 (2.40%) Exchange Server 2010
5 36 (1.96%) JBoss
6 34 (1.85%) Apache
7 32 (1.75%) Tomcat
8 26 (1.42%) Elasticsearch
8 26 (1.42%) SharePoint 2013
9 24 (1.31%) Exchange Server 2007
10 22 (1.20%) WebLogic
11 20 (1.09%) IIS
12 17 (0.93%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
12 17 (0.93%) OpenStack
12 17 (0.93%) SharePoint 2010
13 16 (0.87%) Exchange Server 2013
14 15 (0.82%) WebSphere
15 14 (0.76%) nginx
16 13 (0.71%) BizTalk Server
16 13 (0.71%) Office Communications Server
Applications
1 188 (10.26%) MS Excel
2 50 (2.73%) MS Office
3 39 (2.13%) MS PowerPoint
4 20 (1.09%) MS Project
5 13 (0.71%) MS Visio
6 6 (0.33%) Maple
7 5 (0.27%) RoboHelp
8 3 (0.16%) OrCAD
9 1 (0.055%) Acrobat
9 1 (0.055%) AutoCAD
9 1 (0.055%) LaTeX
9 1 (0.055%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 27 (1.47%) Oracle EBS
2 22 (1.20%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 20 (1.09%) Oracle Applications
4 14 (0.76%) Dynamics CRM
5 13 (0.71%) SAP HR
6 12 (0.65%) Lorenzo
6 12 (0.65%) Oracle EBS R12
7 11 (0.60%) SAP HCM
8 8 (0.44%) SAP CO
8 8 (0.44%) SAP FI
8 8 (0.44%) SAP FI/CO
8 8 (0.44%) SAP SRM
9 6 (0.33%) Remedy ITSM
9 6 (0.33%) SAP BPC
10 5 (0.27%) Oracle Payroll
10 5 (0.27%) SAP ERP
11 4 (0.22%) Oracle ERP
11 4 (0.22%) Oracle General Ledger
11 4 (0.22%) SAP Payroll
11 4 (0.22%) SAP Travel Management
Cloud Services
1 48 (2.62%) SaaS
2 47 (2.56%) Office 365
3 36 (1.96%) Microsoft Azure
4 19 (1.04%) SuccessFactors
5 18 (0.98%) Amazon AWS
6 16 (0.87%) Cloud Computing
7 15 (0.82%) IaaS
7 15 (0.82%) PaaS
8 4 (0.22%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
8 4 (0.22%) Heroku
9 1 (0.055%) AWS CloudFormation
Communications & Networking
1 271 (14.78%) Firewall
2 119 (6.49%) WAN
3 112 (6.11%) LAN
4 93 (5.07%) DNS
5 88 (4.80%) Network Security
6 76 (4.15%) MPLS
7 70 (3.82%) SAN
8 64 (3.49%) TCP/IP
8 64 (3.49%) VPN
8 64 (3.49%) Wireless
9 60 (3.27%) BGP
10 59 (3.22%) OSPF
11 55 (3.00%) DHCP
12 41 (2.24%) Ethernet
13 39 (2.13%) Cisco ASA
14 38 (2.07%) VoIP
15 34 (1.85%) Intrusion Detection
15 34 (1.85%) IPsec
16 30 (1.64%) Internet
17 29 (1.58%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 172 (9.38%) SQL Server
2 74 (4.04%) Big Data
3 66 (3.60%) Oracle Database
4 46 (2.51%) Hadoop
5 38 (2.07%) Relational Database
6 33 (1.80%) SAP BW
7 32 (1.75%) RDBMS
8 31 (1.69%) NoSQL
9 30 (1.64%) BusinessObjects
9 30 (1.64%) MySQL
9 30 (1.64%) Oracle Database 11g
10 29 (1.58%) SQL Server 2012
11 26 (1.42%) SQL Server 2005
11 26 (1.42%) SQL Server Reporting Services
12 25 (1.36%) SQL Server 2008
13 22 (1.20%) Oracle Reports
13 22 (1.20%) SQL Server Integration Services
14 20 (1.09%) Oracle Database 12c
14 20 (1.09%) Oracle Discoverer
15 19 (1.04%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 55 (3.00%) JIRA
2 54 (2.95%) Git (software)
3 43 (2.35%) Subversion
4 40 (2.18%) Selenium
5 36 (1.96%) Rational DOORS
6 35 (1.91%) Metasploit
7 32 (1.75%) Bugzilla
8 26 (1.42%) Maven
8 26 (1.42%) WebDriver
9 25 (1.36%) Jenkins
10 23 (1.25%) ClearCase
11 22 (1.20%) Cucumber
12 21 (1.15%) Eclipse
13 20 (1.09%) JUnit
13 20 (1.09%) Team Foundation Server
14 19 (1.04%) HP UFT
15 14 (0.76%) Visual Studio
16 11 (0.60%) Rational Rhapsody
17 10 (0.55%) Burp Suite
17 10 (0.55%) Trac
General
1 240 (13.09%) Finance
2 194 (10.58%) Telecoms
3 75 (4.09%) Manufacturing
4 70 (3.82%) Marketing
5 61 (3.33%) Military
6 46 (2.51%) Electronics
7 38 (2.07%) Aerospace
8 35 (1.91%) Local Government
9 30 (1.64%) Banking
10 22 (1.20%) Legal
11 18 (0.98%) Law
12 14 (0.76%) Billing
13 13 (0.71%) Avionics
14 8 (0.44%) Retail
15 6 (0.33%) Advertising
15 6 (0.33%) Games
16 4 (0.22%) Automotive
16 4 (0.22%) Pharmaceutical
16 4 (0.22%) Publishing
17 2 (0.11%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 323 (17.62%) Analyst
2 201 (10.97%) Architect
3 179 (9.77%) Developer
4 143 (7.80%) Consultant
5 136 (7.42%) Network Engineer
6 114 (6.22%) Support Engineer
7 81 (4.42%) Support Analyst
8 78 (4.26%) Software Engineer
9 74 (4.04%) Security Analyst
10 73 (3.98%) Security Consultant
11 63 (3.44%) Administrator
12 62 (3.38%) Graduate
12 62 (3.38%) Security Engineer
13 58 (3.16%) Infrastructure Engineer
14 49 (2.67%) Security Architect
15 48 (2.62%) DBA
16 46 (2.51%) Cisco Engineer
16 46 (2.51%) Systems Engineer
17 45 (2.45%) 3rd Line Engineer
18 44 (2.40%) Java Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 120 (6.55%) HTML
2 106 (5.78%) .NET
3 75 (4.09%) XML
4 69 (3.76%) CSS
5 50 (2.73%) Web Services
6 42 (2.29%) ASP.NET
7 31 (1.69%) SOAP
8 30 (1.64%) J2EE
8 30 (1.64%) Middleware
9 29 (1.58%) HTML5
10 28 (1.53%) jQuery
10 28 (1.53%) Spring
11 27 (1.47%) JSON
12 25 (1.36%) REST
13 20 (1.09%) Servlets
14 18 (0.98%) Ajax
14 18 (0.98%) AngularJS
15 16 (0.87%) JSP
16 14 (0.76%) CGI
16 14 (0.76%) JDBC
Miscellaneous
1 144 (7.86%) Analytical Skills
2 102 (5.56%) Computer Science
3 95 (5.18%) Management Information System
4 79 (4.31%) Data Centre
5 73 (3.98%) Mathematics
6 58 (3.16%) Driving Licence
7 49 (2.67%) Embedded Systems
8 48 (2.62%) Clustering
9 44 (2.40%) PKI
10 35 (1.91%) Algorithms
10 35 (1.91%) Cybercrime
11 30 (1.64%) Physics
12 26 (1.42%) Security Operations Centre
13 25 (1.36%) HP Storage
13 25 (1.36%) Replication
14 24 (1.31%) CESG
14 24 (1.31%) Enterprise Software
14 24 (1.31%) Fat Client
14 24 (1.31%) Thin Client
15 23 (1.25%) EPoS
Operating Systems
1 411 (22.42%) Windows
2 356 (19.42%) Linux
3 188 (10.26%) Windows Server
4 147 (8.02%) Unix
5 117 (6.38%) Windows Server 2008
6 87 (4.75%) Windows Server 2012
7 84 (4.58%) Windows Server 2003
8 78 (4.26%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 52 (2.84%) Solaris
10 41 (2.24%) Windows 7
11 30 (1.64%) CentOS
12 26 (1.42%) VxWorks
13 23 (1.25%) Windows 8
13 23 (1.25%) Windows XP
14 13 (0.71%) Windows NT
15 12 (0.65%) Mac OS X
16 11 (0.60%) Android
16 11 (0.60%) Oracle Linux
16 11 (0.60%) Windows 10
17 10 (0.55%) Kali Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 348 (18.99%) ITIL
2 268 (14.62%) Cybersecurity
3 239 (13.04%) Agile Software Development
4 158 (8.62%) Software Engineering
5 128 (6.98%) Service Delivery
6 97 (5.29%) Change Management
6 97 (5.29%) Information Security
7 93 (5.07%) UML
8 92 (5.02%) Project Management
9 90 (4.91%) Security Architecture
10 84 (4.58%) Service Management
11 83 (4.53%) Presales
12 81 (4.42%) Penetration Testing
13 80 (4.36%) TOGAF
14 78 (4.26%) Network Design
14 78 (4.26%) Scrum
15 75 (4.09%) Business Intelligence
15 75 (4.09%) PRINCE2
16 74 (4.04%) Programme Management
17 73 (3.98%) ERP
Programming Languages
1 275 (15.00%) Java
2 246 (13.42%) C
3 239 (13.04%) SQL
4 184 (10.04%) C++
4 184 (10.04%) Python
5 139 (7.58%) C#
6 120 (6.55%) JavaScript
7 63 (3.44%) PowerShell
8 60 (3.27%) Perl
9 59 (3.22%) PL/SQL
10 44 (2.40%) Shell Script
11 40 (2.18%) Bash Shell
12 35 (1.91%) Ruby
12 35 (1.91%) VB
13 18 (0.98%) VB.NET
14 17 (0.93%) T-SQL
15 13 (0.71%) PHP
16 12 (0.65%) Embedded C
16 12 (0.65%) R
17 9 (0.49%) Scala
Qualifications
1 1238 (67.54%) SC Cleared
2 298 (16.26%) DV Cleared
3 252 (13.75%) Degree
4 191 (10.42%) Cisco Certification
5 156 (8.51%) CCNA
6 115 (6.27%) CCNP
7 63 (3.44%) CISSP
8 60 (3.27%) BPSS Clearance
9 58 (3.16%) Microsoft Certification
10 42 (2.29%) MCSE
11 40 (2.18%) CREST Certified
12 38 (2.07%) ISTQB
13 34 (1.85%) CEH
14 27 (1.47%) ISEB
15 26 (1.42%) JNCIA
16 24 (1.31%) MCP
16 24 (1.31%) MCSA
17 23 (1.25%) JNCIS
18 22 (1.20%) CCIE
18 22 (1.20%) SANS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 147 (8.02%) SLA
2 65 (3.55%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 61 (3.33%) QA
4 47 (2.56%) HMG Security Policy Framework
5 42 (2.29%) RMADS
6 23 (1.25%) Disclosure Scotland
7 15 (0.82%) PCI DSS
8 13 (0.71%) Data Quality
8 13 (0.71%) FISMA
9 6 (0.33%) DO-254
9 6 (0.33%) ISO 9001
10 5 (0.27%) Def Stans
10 5 (0.27%) JSP 440
11 4 (0.22%) GPG13
12 3 (0.16%) DO-178B
12 3 (0.16%) ISO 9000
12 3 (0.16%) ISO/IEC 17799
13 2 (0.11%) FIPS 140-2
13 2 (0.11%) SDET
14 1 (0.055%) ISO22301
System Software
1 177 (9.66%) Active Directory
2 159 (8.67%) VMware Infrastructure
3 86 (4.69%) vSphere
4 49 (2.67%) Hyper-V
5 32 (1.75%) vCloud
6 28 (1.53%) VMware ESXi
7 26 (1.42%) XenApp
8 21 (1.15%) Oracle RAC
9 18 (0.98%) VMware ESX
10 14 (0.76%) Docker
11 12 (0.65%) Firmware
12 11 (0.60%) DFS Replication
12 11 (0.60%) KVM
13 10 (0.55%) UAG
13 10 (0.55%) VirtualBox
14 9 (0.49%) HDFS
14 9 (0.49%) Microsoft App-V
15 8 (0.44%) Apache ZooKeeper
16 5 (0.27%) Forefront TMG
17 4 (0.22%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 57 (3.11%) Nessus
2 45 (2.45%) Nmap
2 45 (2.45%) SCCM
3 33 (1.80%) SCOM
4 31 (1.69%) HP SIM
5 30 (1.64%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
6 26 (1.42%) NetBackup
7 25 (1.36%) HP Data Protector
7 25 (1.36%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
8 20 (1.09%) Oracle RMAN
9 19 (1.04%) Netcool
9 19 (1.04%) Puppet
10 18 (0.98%) McAfee ePO
10 18 (0.98%) OpenVAS
10 18 (0.98%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
11 15 (0.82%) OpenView
12 14 (0.76%) vMotion
13 13 (0.71%) Hyperic
14 11 (0.60%) Endace
14 11 (0.60%) Kibana
Vendors
1 360 (19.64%) Microsoft
2 294 (16.04%) VMware
3 273 (14.89%) Cisco
4 246 (13.42%) Oracle
5 152 (8.29%) Juniper
6 142 (7.75%) HP
7 106 (5.78%) SAP
8 68 (3.71%) Citrix
9 58 (3.16%) EMC
10 57 (3.11%) Red Hat
11 52 (2.84%) NetApp
12 49 (2.67%) Symantec
13 44 (2.40%) F5
14 42 (2.29%) IBM
15 40 (2.18%) CheckPoint
15 40 (2.18%) Dell
16 34 (1.85%) Intel Security
17 32 (1.75%) Palo Alto
18 31 (1.69%) 3PAR
19 29 (1.58%) Remedy
Hampshire
LA International
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + excellent benefits package
Posted: 12 hours ago
Southampton, Hampshire
Testing Circle Ltd
Salary: £57500 - £71000 per annum + travel + benefits
Posted: 12 hours ago
Southampton, Hampshire
Testing Circle Ltd
Salary: £48000 - £62000 per annum + travel + benefits
Posted: 13 hours ago
Farnborough, Hampshire
Executive Recruitment Services (ERS)
Salary: £55000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: 14 hours ago
Southampton, Hampshire
Haybrook IT Resourcing Ltd
Salary: Up to £45,000 per annum
Posted: 14 hours ago
Surrey
ECM Selection
Salary: to £40k + benefits
Posted: 16 hours ago
Andover, Hampshire
Sopra Steria Recruitment
Salary: From £50,000 to £55,000 per annum
Posted: 17 hours ago
Banbury, Oxfordshire
ReThink Recruitment
Salary: £20000 - £30000.00 per annum + Paid Training, Bonus, Pension
Posted: 18 hours ago
Bracknell, Berkshire
Lorien Resourcing
Salary: Market Rates
Posted: 18 hours ago
Hampshire
Lorien Resourcing
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + Competitive Package
Posted: 20 hours ago
Basingstoke, Hampshire
Lorien Resourcing
Salary: Competitive salary package
Posted: 20 hours ago
Basingstoke, Hampshire
Lorien Resourcing
Salary: Competitive salary and Package
Posted: 20 hours ago
Southampton, Hampshire
Experis Ltd
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 20 hours ago
Gosport, Hampshire
IBM Kenexa Recruitment - CSC
Posted: 22 hours ago
Surrey
NTech Consultants Limited
Salary: up to £70k + £6k Car Allowance + Bens
Posted: 22 hours ago
Basingstoke, Hampshire
LA International
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Banbury, Oxfordshire
Haybrook IT Resourcing Ltd
Salary: Up to £55,000 per annum + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Basingstoke, Hampshire
Lorien Resourcing
Salary: Negotiable + bonus + pension
Posted: Yesterday
Southampton, Hampshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £23000 - £28000 per annum + Training and Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Hampshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £38000 per annum + Benefits + Training
Posted: Yesterday
Hampshire
Executive Recruitment Services (ERS)
Salary: £29000 - £36000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Aylesbury, Buckinghamshire
Go Partnership.
Salary: From £35,000 to £37,000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Reading, Berkshire
EXCELerate
Salary: From £90,000 to £100,000 per annum 20% Bonus , Car Allowance, Health,
Posted: Yesterday
Berkshire
EXCELerate
Salary: £80K OTE £100K, Car Allowance, Corporate Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Portsmouth, Hampshire
Informatiq Consulting
Salary: £38000 - £48000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Leatherhead, Surrey
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 35,000 - 55,000
Posted: 3 days ago
Slough, Berkshire
Capital IT Resourcing LTD
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Slough, Berkshire
Capital IT Resourcing LTD
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Farnborough, Hampshire
Experis Ltd
Salary: £30000.00 - £40000.00 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Brighton, East Sussex
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: From £35,000 to £35,000 per annum Up to £35K
Posted: 5 days ago