The table below looks at the statistics for SC Cleared in IT jobs advertised for the South West region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited SC Cleared over the 3 months to 9 December 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
9 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Security Check (SC) Clearance
Rank 39 51 38
Rank change year-on-year
+12 -13
Permanent jobs citing SC Cleared 332 274 420
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 6.46% 4.80% 6.48%
As % of the Qualifications category 20.60% 15.38% 20.91%
Number of salaries quoted 241 215 335
Median salary £41,000 £40,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+1.23% -10.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £32,500 £29,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,100 £55,000 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £43,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year
+4.65% -9.47%
SC 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 West region.

Qualifications Category
South West
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
1612 1781 2009
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 31.36% 31.17% 30.98%
Number of salaries quoted 1267 1437 1623
Median salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+3.65% +2.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £25,500
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £57,500 £63,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,500

SC Cleared
Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

The demand trend of job ads across the South West region citing SC Cleared as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in the Qualifications category.

SC Cleared Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

SC Cleared
Salary Trend in the South West

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing SC Cleared across the South West region.

SC Cleared Salary Trend in the South West

SC Cleared
Salary Histogram in the South West

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing SC Cleared across the South West region over the 3 months to 9 December 2016.

SC Cleared Salary Histogram in the South West

SC Cleared
Job Locations in the South West

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing SC Cleared within the South West region over the 3 months to 9 December 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
Gloucestershire -2 112 £42,500 +2.40% 21
Bristol -17 78 £47,500 +11.76% 20
Wiltshire +42 76 £35,000 -13.58% 6
Somerset +20 31 £39,500 +8.21% 1
Devon -6 8 £47,500 +26.66% 2
Dorset +19 7 £24,250 -41.21% 3
SC Cleared
England

SC Cleared
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 9 December 2016, IT jobs citing SC 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 West region with a requirement for SC Cleared.

1 768 (100.00%) Security Cleared
2 250 (32.55%) DV Cleared
3 203 (26.43%) Windows
4 191 (24.87%) Microsoft
5 185 (24.09%) Java
6 174 (22.66%) ITIL
7 167 (21.74%) Agile Software Development
8 151 (19.66%) VMware
9 146 (19.01%) Linux
10 144 (18.75%) Degree
11 130 (16.93%) MS Excel
12 123 (16.02%) SQL
13 117 (15.23%) C
14 112 (14.58%) HTML
15 106 (13.80%) JavaScript
16 100 (13.02%) Oracle
17 97 (12.63%) C++
17 97 (12.63%) Cybersecurity
18 94 (12.24%) Firewall
18 94 (12.24%) Software Engineering
19 91 (11.85%) Project Management
19 91 (11.85%) VMware Infrastructure
20 80 (10.42%) Windows Server
21 78 (10.16%) Infrastructure Management
22 73 (9.51%) MongoDB
23 72 (9.38%) Windows Server 2012
24 69 (8.98%) Management Information System
24 69 (8.98%) Finance
25 66 (8.59%) C#
25 66 (8.59%) Cisco Certification

SC Cleared
Top Related IT Skills in the South West 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 64 (8.33%) MS Exchange
2 39 (5.08%) Exchange Server 2010
3 38 (4.95%) Exchange Server 2007
4 35 (4.56%) Alfresco
5 32 (4.17%) Joomla!
6 28 (3.65%) IIS
6 28 (3.65%) SharePoint
6 28 (3.65%) WebLogic
7 23 (2.99%) JBoss
8 21 (2.73%) Elasticsearch
8 21 (2.73%) WebSphere
9 18 (2.34%) Apache
10 17 (2.21%) Apache Spark
11 15 (1.95%) Apache Pig
12 13 (1.69%) Exchange Server 2013
13 10 (1.30%) CMS
14 9 (1.17%) SharePoint 2010
15 8 (1.04%) BizTalk Server
15 8 (1.04%) Oracle SOA Suite
15 8 (1.04%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 130 (16.93%) MS Excel
2 37 (4.82%) MS Office
3 32 (4.17%) MS Project
4 9 (1.17%) Adobe Creative Suite
4 9 (1.17%) Adobe Illustrator
5 8 (1.04%) 3ds Max
5 8 (1.04%) Maya
6 4 (0.52%) MS PowerPoint
6 4 (0.52%) MS Visio
6 4 (0.52%) Spreadsheet
7 2 (0.26%) Siemens NX
8 1 (0.13%) AutoCAD
8 1 (0.13%) Doxygen
Business Applications
1 11 (1.43%) Oracle CRM
1 11 (1.43%) Oracle EBS R12
2 6 (0.78%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 5 (0.65%) Oracle Utilities
4 2 (0.26%) Teamcenter
5 1 (0.13%) Maximo
5 1 (0.13%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 25 (3.26%) Office 365
2 18 (2.34%) GitHub
3 8 (1.04%) SaaS
4 7 (0.91%) Amazon AWS
5 6 (0.78%) Microsoft Azure
6 4 (0.52%) Cloud Computing
7 3 (0.39%) Amazon S3
7 3 (0.39%) PaaS
8 2 (0.26%) iPaaS
9 1 (0.13%) Azure Active Directory
9 1 (0.13%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 94 (12.24%) Firewall
2 47 (6.12%) WAN
3 46 (5.99%) Network Security
4 41 (5.34%) LAN
5 29 (3.78%) TCP/IP
6 23 (2.99%) DNS
6 23 (2.99%) FTP
6 23 (2.99%) HTTP
7 22 (2.86%) DHCP
8 21 (2.73%) VPN
9 18 (2.34%) DMZ
9 18 (2.34%) SMTP
9 18 (2.34%) VoIP
9 18 (2.34%) X.400
10 17 (2.21%) Internet
11 14 (1.82%) Cisco ASA
12 10 (1.30%) Cisco Nexus
12 10 (1.30%) SSL
13 8 (1.04%) Ethernet
13 8 (1.04%) Remote Desktop
Database & Business Intelligence
1 73 (9.51%) MongoDB
2 66 (8.59%) Hadoop
3 57 (7.42%) Big Data
4 46 (5.99%) SQL Server
5 31 (4.04%) MySQL
6 27 (3.52%) Relational Database
7 23 (2.99%) RDBMS
8 22 (2.86%) MS Access
9 20 (2.60%) NoSQL
10 15 (1.95%) Apache Hive
10 15 (1.95%) Oracle Database
11 12 (1.56%) Oracle Database 11g
12 10 (1.30%) Crystal Reports
13 7 (0.91%) Oracle OWB
14 6 (0.78%) GIS
14 6 (0.78%) Oracle Database 10g
14 6 (0.78%) SQL Server 2012
14 6 (0.78%) SQL Server Integration Services
14 6 (0.78%) SQL Server Reporting Services
15 5 (0.65%) SQL Server 2014
Development Applications
1 32 (4.17%) Maven
1 32 (4.17%) Subversion
2 28 (3.65%) Team Foundation Server
3 22 (2.86%) Jenkins
4 19 (2.47%) Cucumber
4 19 (2.47%) Oracle Forms
5 14 (1.82%) Ant
5 14 (1.82%) Apache Ivy
6 12 (1.56%) Visual Studio
7 11 (1.43%) LoadRunner
8 10 (1.30%) SpecFlow
9 9 (1.17%) Selenium
10 8 (1.04%) Rational DOORS
11 7 (0.91%) PeopleTools
12 4 (0.52%) JUnit
13 3 (0.39%) JIRA
13 3 (0.39%) Mockito
14 2 (0.26%) Eclipse
14 2 (0.26%) Git (software)
14 2 (0.26%) Visual Studio Team System
General
1 69 (8.98%) Finance
2 54 (7.03%) Telecoms
3 23 (2.99%) Aerospace
3 23 (2.99%) Banking
4 21 (2.73%) Military
5 10 (1.30%) Marketing
5 10 (1.30%) Multimedia
6 9 (1.17%) Electronics
6 9 (1.17%) Games
7 8 (1.04%) Manufacturing
8 5 (0.65%) Legal
9 4 (0.52%) Law
10 2 (0.26%) Local Government
11 1 (0.13%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 104 (13.54%) Analyst
2 98 (12.76%) Developer
3 88 (11.46%) Consultant
4 72 (9.38%) Support Engineer
5 54 (7.03%) Software Engineer
6 52 (6.77%) Architect
7 48 (6.25%) Java Developer
8 40 (5.21%) Project Manager
9 37 (4.82%) Network Engineer
10 36 (4.69%) Systems Engineer
11 34 (4.43%) Senior Developer
11 34 (4.43%) Test Analyst
12 33 (4.30%) 2nd Line Engineer
13 29 (3.78%) 3rd Line Engineer
14 28 (3.65%) 2nd Line Support
14 28 (3.65%) 3rd Line Support
14 28 (3.65%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
15 27 (3.52%) Senior Java Developer
15 27 (3.52%) Tester
16 26 (3.39%) Security Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 112 (14.58%) HTML
2 56 (7.29%) .NET
3 54 (7.03%) HTML5
4 52 (6.77%) Hibernate
5 51 (6.64%) AngularJS
6 48 (6.25%) Spring
6 48 (6.25%) XML
7 47 (6.12%) CSS
8 41 (5.34%) Web Services
9 38 (4.95%) jQuery
10 36 (4.69%) ASP.NET
11 35 (4.56%) SOAP
12 32 (4.17%) Dojo
12 32 (4.17%) WSDL
13 30 (3.91%) J2EE
14 28 (3.65%) Backbone.js
14 28 (3.65%) Ember.js
14 28 (3.65%) React
15 24 (3.13%) CSS3
15 24 (3.13%) Java EE
Miscellaneous
1 69 (8.98%) Management Information System
2 54 (7.03%) Analytical Skills
3 48 (6.25%) Computer Science
4 40 (5.21%) Visualisation
5 37 (4.82%) CESG
6 36 (4.69%) Driving Licence
7 33 (4.30%) PKI
8 23 (2.99%) Cybercrime
9 22 (2.86%) Data Centre
10 15 (1.95%) RIA
10 15 (1.95%) Security Operations Centre
11 12 (1.56%) iPhone
12 11 (1.43%) Cryptography
13 10 (1.30%) Learning Management System
14 9 (1.17%) iPad
14 9 (1.17%) SCORM
15 8 (1.04%) Animation
16 7 (0.91%) Clustering
16 7 (0.91%) N-Tier
16 7 (0.91%) PMI
Operating Systems
1 203 (26.43%) Windows
2 146 (19.01%) Linux
3 80 (10.42%) Windows Server
4 72 (9.38%) Windows Server 2012
5 61 (7.94%) Unix
6 55 (7.16%) Windows Server 2003
7 53 (6.90%) Android
8 41 (5.34%) Apple iOS
9 32 (4.17%) Windows Server 2008
10 17 (2.21%) Windows 7
11 12 (1.56%) Windows 10
12 10 (1.30%) Windows 8
12 10 (1.30%) Windows Phone
13 7 (0.91%) Ubuntu
13 7 (0.91%) Windows 2000
14 6 (0.78%) Windows XP
15 4 (0.52%) Mac OS X
16 3 (0.39%) Debian
16 3 (0.39%) Embedded Linux
16 3 (0.39%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 174 (22.66%) ITIL
2 167 (21.74%) Agile Software Development
3 97 (12.63%) Cybersecurity
4 94 (12.24%) Software Engineering
5 91 (11.85%) Project Management
6 78 (10.16%) Infrastructure Management
7 65 (8.46%) PRINCE2
8 61 (7.94%) Scrum
8 61 (7.94%) Service Delivery
9 60 (7.81%) Automated Testing
10 47 (6.12%) Open Source
11 46 (5.99%) Information Security
12 45 (5.86%) iOS Development
12 45 (5.86%) Mobile Development
13 43 (5.60%) Android Development
14 39 (5.08%) OO
15 38 (4.95%) System Testing
15 38 (4.95%) Time Management
16 37 (4.82%) SIEM
17 35 (4.56%) Security Architecture
Programming Languages
1 185 (24.09%) Java
2 123 (16.02%) SQL
3 117 (15.23%) C
4 106 (13.80%) JavaScript
5 97 (12.63%) C++
6 66 (8.59%) C#
7 54 (7.03%) Python
8 41 (5.34%) Perl
9 34 (4.43%) PHP
10 33 (4.30%) PowerShell
11 22 (2.86%) Ruby
11 22 (2.86%) VBA
12 18 (2.34%) Delphi
12 18 (2.34%) Pascal
12 18 (2.34%) Shell Script
12 18 (2.34%) VB
13 14 (1.82%) T-SQL
14 10 (1.30%) PL/SQL
15 7 (0.91%) SQR
16 4 (0.52%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 768 (100.00%) Security Cleared
2 250 (32.55%) DV Cleared
3 144 (18.75%) Degree
4 66 (8.59%) Cisco Certification
5 63 (8.20%) CCNA
6 53 (6.90%) Microsoft Certification
7 51 (6.64%) CISSP
8 39 (5.08%) MCSE
9 36 (4.69%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
10 33 (4.30%) CEH
11 32 (4.17%) MCSA
12 30 (3.91%) ISEB
13 27 (3.52%) CISM
14 23 (2.99%) SANS
15 18 (2.34%) ITIL Certification
15 18 (2.34%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
16 17 (2.21%) GIAC
16 17 (2.21%) ISTQB
17 15 (1.95%) BPSS Clearance
18 14 (1.82%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 30 (3.91%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 24 (3.13%) SLA
3 18 (2.34%) QA
4 12 (1.56%) RMADS
5 11 (1.43%) COBIT
6 10 (1.30%) HMG Security Policy Framework
6 10 (1.30%) JSP 440
7 9 (1.17%) PCI DSS
8 8 (1.04%) Sarbanes-Oxley
9 6 (0.78%) HMG Infosec
10 3 (0.39%) ISO 9001
11 2 (0.26%) Data Quality
11 2 (0.26%) GPG13
11 2 (0.26%) TickIT
System Software
1 91 (11.85%) VMware Infrastructure
2 64 (8.33%) Active Directory
3 58 (7.55%) Hyper-V
4 22 (2.86%) vSphere
5 13 (1.69%) Virtual Machines
6 12 (1.56%) Oracle RAC
7 9 (1.17%) Snort
8 7 (0.91%) Firmware
8 7 (0.91%) VMware ESXi
9 6 (0.78%) Terminal Services
9 6 (0.78%) vCloud
10 4 (0.52%) NFS
11 3 (0.39%) DFS Replication
11 3 (0.39%) EMC RecoverPoint
11 3 (0.39%) Virtual Desktop
11 3 (0.39%) Virtual Servers
12 2 (0.26%) Microsoft App-V
13 1 (0.13%) Docker
Systems Management
1 25 (3.26%) Nagios
2 19 (2.47%) SCCM
3 17 (2.21%) HP Quality Center
4 10 (1.30%) NetBackup
5 9 (1.17%) Oracle RMAN
5 9 (1.17%) SCOM
6 8 (1.04%) RSA enVision
7 7 (0.91%) Backup Exec
7 7 (0.91%) Data Guard
7 7 (0.91%) Tivoli
7 7 (0.91%) WSUS
8 6 (0.78%) Netcool
8 6 (0.78%) Network Intrusion Detection System
9 5 (0.65%) BMC PATROL
9 5 (0.65%) OpenView
9 5 (0.65%) Tivoli Endpoint Manager
9 5 (0.65%) vRealize
10 4 (0.52%) Host Intrusion Detection System
10 4 (0.52%) QRadar
10 4 (0.52%) SCOrch
Vendors
1 191 (24.87%) Microsoft
2 151 (19.66%) VMware
3 100 (13.02%) Oracle
4 61 (7.94%) Cisco
5 33 (4.30%) Juniper
6 31 (4.04%) IBM
7 29 (3.78%) HP
8 23 (2.99%) Adobe
9 16 (2.08%) ArcSight
10 13 (1.69%) Dell
11 12 (1.56%) Symantec
11 12 (1.56%) Veeam
12 10 (1.30%) Citrix
13 9 (1.17%) CheckPoint
13 9 (1.17%) Kenexa
14 8 (1.04%) BMC
14 8 (1.04%) Compuware
14 8 (1.04%) LogRhythm
14 8 (1.04%) Red Hat
14 8 (1.04%) Wyse
Weymouth, Dorset
Real Time Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 50,000
Posted: 9 hours ago
Gloucester, Gloucestershire
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £40,000 - £60,000
Posted: 11 hours ago
Bristol Area
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £40,000 - £60,000
Posted: 11 hours ago
Bristol Area
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £30,000 - £50,000
Posted: 11 hours ago
Gloucester, Gloucestershire
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £30,000 - £50,000
Posted: 11 hours ago
Gloucester, Gloucestershire
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £55,000 - £65,000 base + competitive package
Posted: 10 hours ago
Gloucester, Gloucestershire
Sopra Steria Recruitment
Salary: Unspecified
Posted: Yesterday
Bristol, Avon
Latcom Ltd
Salary: From £45,000 to £80,000 per annum + Good Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Bristol, Avon
Coal IT Services
Salary: From £45,000 to £52,500 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Gloucester, Gloucestershire
Informatiq Consulting
Posted: 2 days ago
Gloucester, Gloucestershire
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £60,000K - £150,000
Posted: Yesterday
Gloucester, Gloucestershire
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £50,000K - £70,000 + strong package
Posted: Yesterday
Bristol, Avon
The People Network
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + software project manager
Posted: Yesterday
Gloucestershire
Informatiq Consulting
Salary: £30000 - £60000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Salisbury, Wiltshire
Sopra Steria Recruitment
Salary: Unspecified
Posted: Yesterday
Gloucester, Gloucestershire
Executive Recruitment Services (ERS)
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Gloucester, Gloucestershire
Sanderson
Salary: £40000 - £60000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Executive Recruitment Services (ERS)
Salary: £45000 - £53000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Gloucestershire
Informatiq Consulting
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Christchurch, Dorset
AAP3
Salary: £40 - £45 per hour
Posted: 3 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Executive Recruitment Services (ERS)
Posted: Yesterday
Bristol, Avon
Executive Recruitment Services (ERS)
Posted: 3 days ago
Gloucester, Gloucestershire
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £55,000 - 65,000 + package
Posted: 2 days ago
Gloucester, Gloucestershire
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £40,000 - £75,000 + Package
Posted: 2 days ago
Gloucester, Gloucestershire
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £45,000 - £90,000 + excellent package
Posted: 2 days ago
Gloucestershire
Informatiq Consulting
Salary: £20000 - £27500 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Bristol Area
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £70,000K - £110,000k + comprehensive package
Posted: 3 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Executive Recruitment Services (ERS)
Posted: 3 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Executive Recruitment Services (ERS)
Salary: £26000 - £46000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Executive Recruitment Services (ERS)
Posted: 3 days ago