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

3 months to
29 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Security Check (SC) Clearance
Rank 36 75 79
Rank change year-on-year
+39 +4
Permanent jobs citing SC Cleared 366 218 214
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 6.74% 3.74% 3.50%
As % of the Qualifications category 21.52% 12.53% 13.59%
Number of salaries quoted 274 180 165
Median salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +1.19%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £30,500 £28,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £57,500 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £48,500
% change year-on-year
- -7.21%
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
1701 1740 1575
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 31.34% 29.85% 25.78%
Number of salaries quoted 1335 1362 1212
Median salary £42,500 £40,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,613 £25,000 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £60,000 £55,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £41,000
% change year-on-year
- +3.65%

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 29 July 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 29 July 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
Wiltshire +35 119 £35,000 -10.25% 16
Bristol +42 108 £46,250 +15.62% 8
Gloucestershire +10 88 £47,500 +5.55% 35
Somerset +13 27 £38,750 -13.88%
Dorset +8 5 £48,500 +29.33% 6
Devon +1 4 £35,250 +12.80%
SC Cleared
England

SC Cleared
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 29 July 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.

1 765 (100.00%) Security Cleared
2 225 (29.41%) Windows
3 195 (25.49%) DV Cleared
4 191 (24.97%) VMware
5 181 (23.66%) Microsoft
6 165 (21.57%) Java
7 162 (21.18%) ITIL
8 155 (20.26%) Degree
9 144 (18.82%) Agile Software Development
10 135 (17.65%) Linux
11 127 (16.60%) Cybersecurity
12 122 (15.95%) Firewall
13 109 (14.25%) Windows Server 2012
14 102 (13.33%) C
15 100 (13.07%) VMware Infrastructure
16 99 (12.94%) HTML
17 97 (12.68%) MS Exchange
17 97 (12.68%) Windows Server
18 95 (12.42%) Cisco
19 94 (12.29%) SQL
19 94 (12.29%) Windows Server 2003
20 91 (11.90%) JavaScript
20 91 (11.90%) MS Excel
21 86 (11.24%) Finance
22 80 (10.46%) UML
23 74 (9.67%) C++
23 74 (9.67%) Telecoms
24 72 (9.41%) Security Architecture
25 71 (9.28%) Computer Science
26 67 (8.76%) MongoDB

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 97 (12.68%) MS Exchange
2 64 (8.37%) Exchange Server 2010
3 54 (7.06%) Exchange Server 2007
4 46 (6.01%) Alfresco
4 46 (6.01%) SharePoint
5 45 (5.88%) Joomla!
6 28 (3.66%) SharePoint 2013
7 22 (2.88%) Exchange Server 2013
8 21 (2.75%) SharePoint 2010
9 19 (2.48%) Skype for Business
10 18 (2.35%) WebLogic
11 16 (2.09%) IIS
12 15 (1.96%) Exchange Server 2003
12 15 (1.96%) JBoss
13 13 (1.70%) Apache
13 13 (1.70%) CMS
13 13 (1.70%) Exchange Server 2000
14 9 (1.18%) WebSphere
15 7 (0.92%) Elasticsearch
15 7 (0.92%) MS Project Server
Applications
1 91 (11.90%) MS Excel
2 28 (3.66%) MS Office
3 26 (3.40%) MS Project
4 13 (1.70%) Adobe Creative Suite
5 7 (0.92%) Adobe Illustrator
6 6 (0.78%) 3ds Max
6 6 (0.78%) Maya
7 1 (0.13%) InfoPath
7 1 (0.13%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 6 (0.78%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 3 (0.39%) Dynamics NAV
3 2 (0.26%) Teamcenter
4 1 (0.13%) Oracle Utilities
4 1 (0.13%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 36 (4.71%) Office 365
2 15 (1.96%) GitHub
3 10 (1.31%) SaaS
4 4 (0.52%) Amazon AWS
5 2 (0.26%) Amazon S3
5 2 (0.26%) Cloud Computing
5 2 (0.26%) IaaS
5 2 (0.26%) Microsoft Azure
5 2 (0.26%) PaaS
6 1 (0.13%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
6 1 (0.13%) Azure Active Directory
6 1 (0.13%) Heroku
Communications & Networking
1 122 (15.95%) Firewall
2 49 (6.41%) Internet
3 40 (5.23%) TCP/IP
4 30 (3.92%) DNS
5 29 (3.79%) DHCP
6 27 (3.53%) SAN
7 26 (3.40%) VPN
7 26 (3.40%) WAN
8 23 (3.01%) VoIP
9 21 (2.75%) Cisco ASA
10 20 (2.61%) LAN
10 20 (2.61%) SSL
11 18 (2.35%) Network Security
12 16 (2.09%) Cisco Nexus
13 13 (1.70%) Wireshark
14 12 (1.57%) MPLS
15 11 (1.44%) Intranet
16 10 (1.31%) HTTP
16 10 (1.31%) NAS
17 9 (1.18%) Remote Desktop
Database & Business Intelligence
1 67 (8.76%) MongoDB
2 60 (7.84%) SQL Server
3 36 (4.71%) Hadoop
4 34 (4.44%) Big Data
5 13 (1.70%) MS Access
6 11 (1.44%) NoSQL
7 10 (1.31%) MySQL
7 10 (1.31%) SQL Server 2012
7 10 (1.31%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 9 (1.18%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 9 (1.18%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 8 (1.05%) BusinessObjects
9 8 (1.05%) Data Warehouse
10 7 (0.92%) Apache Hive
10 7 (0.92%) Crystal Reports
10 7 (0.92%) QlikView
10 7 (0.92%) Relational Database
11 6 (0.78%) RDBMS
11 6 (0.78%) SQL Server 2008
12 4 (0.52%) Data Mining
Development Applications
1 52 (6.80%) Subversion
2 51 (6.67%) Maven
3 36 (4.71%) Ant
3 36 (4.71%) Apache Ivy
4 17 (2.22%) Jenkins
5 16 (2.09%) Oracle Forms
6 12 (1.57%) LoadRunner
6 12 (1.57%) Visual Studio
7 9 (1.18%) Team Foundation Server
8 8 (1.05%) JIRA
8 8 (1.05%) JUnit
8 8 (1.05%) Rational DOORS
8 8 (1.05%) Selenium
9 7 (0.92%) Cucumber
10 6 (0.78%) Axure RP
10 6 (0.78%) Balsamiq Mockups
11 5 (0.65%) SpecFlow
12 4 (0.52%) NUnit
13 3 (0.39%) TestNG
14 2 (0.26%) TestDirector
General
1 86 (11.24%) Finance
2 74 (9.67%) Telecoms
3 44 (5.75%) Banking
4 24 (3.14%) Manufacturing
4 24 (3.14%) Military
5 17 (2.22%) Legal
6 15 (1.96%) Multimedia
7 11 (1.44%) Electronics
8 9 (1.18%) Aerospace
8 9 (1.18%) Marketing
9 7 (0.92%) Games
10 4 (0.52%) Back Office
11 2 (0.26%) Automotive
11 2 (0.26%) Billing
12 1 (0.13%) Local Government
12 1 (0.13%) Publishing
12 1 (0.13%) Retail
Job Titles
1 132 (17.25%) Developer
2 109 (14.25%) Analyst
3 98 (12.81%) Support Engineer
4 93 (12.16%) Consultant
5 65 (8.50%) Security Consultant
6 61 (7.97%) Architect
7 53 (6.93%) Systems Engineer
8 48 (6.27%) Java Developer
9 45 (5.88%) 2nd Line Engineer
10 41 (5.36%) 2nd Line Support
11 36 (4.71%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
12 35 (4.58%) Infrastructure Engineer
13 33 (4.31%) 3rd Line Engineer
13 33 (4.31%) Security Architect
14 30 (3.92%) 3rd Line Support
14 30 (3.92%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
14 30 (3.92%) Tester
15 27 (3.53%) Project Manager
16 26 (3.40%) Senior Analyst
16 26 (3.40%) Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 99 (12.94%) HTML
2 57 (7.45%) CSS
3 55 (7.19%) HTML5
4 51 (6.67%) Web Services
5 50 (6.54%) Hibernate
6 47 (6.14%) Spring
7 46 (6.01%) WSDL
8 45 (5.88%) Dojo
8 45 (5.88%) SOAP
9 41 (5.36%) AngularJS
10 40 (5.23%) .NET
11 38 (4.97%) JPA
12 37 (4.84%) Spring MVC
12 37 (4.84%) Spring Web Flow
13 36 (4.71%) Apache Flex
13 36 (4.71%) XHTML
14 35 (4.58%) XML
15 31 (4.05%) jQuery
16 28 (3.66%) Backbone.js
16 28 (3.66%) Ember.js
Miscellaneous
1 71 (9.28%) Computer Science
2 43 (5.62%) Management Information System
2 43 (5.62%) PKI
3 36 (4.71%) Security Operations Centre
4 35 (4.58%) Analytical Skills
5 34 (4.44%) RIA
6 31 (4.05%) Driving Licence
7 23 (3.01%) Data Centre
8 17 (2.22%) Visualisation
9 13 (1.70%) Learning Management System
10 12 (1.57%) SCORM
10 12 (1.57%) User Experience
11 11 (1.44%) iPad
11 11 (1.44%) Social Media
12 10 (1.31%) Clustering
13 9 (1.18%) CESG
13 9 (1.18%) Cybercrime
13 9 (1.18%) iPhone
14 7 (0.92%) Chemistry
14 7 (0.92%) Cryptography
Operating Systems
1 225 (29.41%) Windows
2 135 (17.65%) Linux
3 109 (14.25%) Windows Server 2012
4 97 (12.68%) Windows Server
5 94 (12.29%) Windows Server 2003
6 65 (8.50%) Windows Server 2008
7 59 (7.71%) Android
8 53 (6.93%) Unix
9 50 (6.54%) Apple iOS
10 19 (2.48%) Windows 7
11 14 (1.83%) Windows 2000
12 12 (1.57%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
13 11 (1.44%) Windows 8
14 10 (1.31%) Windows Vista
14 10 (1.31%) Windows XP
15 9 (1.18%) Ubuntu
15 9 (1.18%) Windows Phone
16 8 (1.05%) Solaris
17 6 (0.78%) Windows 10
18 3 (0.39%) Debian
Processes & Methodologies
1 162 (21.18%) ITIL
2 144 (18.82%) Agile Software Development
3 127 (16.60%) Cybersecurity
4 80 (10.46%) UML
5 72 (9.41%) Security Architecture
6 60 (7.84%) Software Engineering
7 58 (7.58%) Project Management
8 55 (7.19%) Android Development
8 55 (7.19%) iOS Development
8 55 (7.19%) Mobile Development
8 55 (7.19%) Open Source
9 54 (7.06%) SDLC
10 53 (6.93%) Information Security
11 51 (6.67%) PRINCE2
12 43 (5.62%) Continuous Integration
13 42 (5.49%) MVC
13 42 (5.49%) TDD
14 40 (5.23%) Web Development
15 39 (5.10%) Mentoring
15 39 (5.10%) SIEM
Programming Languages
1 165 (21.57%) Java
2 102 (13.33%) C
3 94 (12.29%) SQL
4 91 (11.90%) JavaScript
5 74 (9.67%) C++
6 55 (7.19%) C#
7 45 (5.88%) PowerShell
8 38 (4.97%) PHP
9 30 (3.92%) Python
10 15 (1.96%) Perl
10 15 (1.96%) Ruby
11 12 (1.57%) VBA
12 10 (1.31%) Pascal
13 9 (1.18%) Delphi
13 9 (1.18%) PL/SQL
14 8 (1.05%) Shell Script
14 8 (1.05%) T-SQL
14 8 (1.05%) VB
15 6 (0.78%) Objective-C
16 5 (0.65%) Scala
Qualifications
1 765 (100.00%) Security Cleared
2 195 (25.49%) DV Cleared
3 155 (20.26%) Degree
4 59 (7.71%) Cisco Certification
5 51 (6.67%) CCNA
6 49 (6.41%) CISSP
7 27 (3.53%) Microsoft Certification
7 27 (3.53%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
8 25 (3.27%) SANS
9 23 (3.01%) CISM
9 23 (3.01%) MCSE
10 21 (2.75%) CREST Certified
10 21 (2.75%) ISEB
11 20 (2.61%) GCIA
12 17 (2.22%) GCIH
13 16 (2.09%) ISTQB
14 15 (1.96%) CEH
15 14 (1.83%) ITIL Certification
16 12 (1.57%) CCNP
17 11 (1.44%) BC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 46 (6.01%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 35 (4.58%) SLA
3 18 (2.35%) QA
4 13 (1.70%) HMG Security Policy Framework
5 11 (1.44%) PCI DSS
6 7 (0.92%) COBIT
6 7 (0.92%) Sarbanes-Oxley
7 5 (0.65%) HMG Infosec
8 3 (0.39%) GPG13
9 2 (0.26%) Data Quality
9 2 (0.26%) JSP 440
10 1 (0.13%) ARP4754
10 1 (0.13%) Def Stans
10 1 (0.13%) Disclosure Scotland
10 1 (0.13%) DO-178B
10 1 (0.13%) IEC 61508
10 1 (0.13%) ISO 9001
10 1 (0.13%) ISO22301
10 1 (0.13%) RMADS
System Software
1 100 (13.07%) VMware Infrastructure
2 65 (8.50%) Active Directory
3 54 (7.06%) vSphere
4 40 (5.23%) Hyper-V
5 30 (3.92%) VMware ESXi
6 17 (2.22%) Snort
7 11 (1.44%) vCloud
7 11 (1.44%) VMware ESX
8 6 (0.78%) Terminal Services
8 6 (0.78%) Virtual Machines
9 3 (0.39%) DFS Replication
9 3 (0.39%) Forefront TMG
9 3 (0.39%) UAG
9 3 (0.39%) Virtual Desktop
10 2 (0.26%) Microsoft App-V
10 2 (0.26%) Microsoft Virtual Server
10 2 (0.26%) Virtual Servers
11 1 (0.13%) NFS
11 1 (0.13%) Oracle RAC
11 1 (0.13%) Samba
Systems Management
1 26 (3.40%) SCCM
2 16 (2.09%) Backup Exec
3 15 (1.96%) NetBackup
4 14 (1.83%) McAfee ePO
4 14 (1.83%) SCOM
5 13 (1.70%) Norton AntiVirus
6 12 (1.57%) HP Quality Center
6 12 (1.57%) Nagios
6 12 (1.57%) RSA enVision
7 8 (1.05%) WSUS
8 6 (0.78%) Cisco CUCM
8 6 (0.78%) Cisco IPCC
8 6 (0.78%) Cisco UCCE
8 6 (0.78%) Cisco UCCX
8 6 (0.78%) Host Intrusion Detection System
8 6 (0.78%) Network Intrusion Detection System
9 5 (0.65%) Netcool
9 5 (0.65%) OPNET
10 4 (0.52%) Forefront Identity Manager
11 3 (0.39%) SCDPM
Vendors
1 191 (24.97%) VMware
2 181 (23.66%) Microsoft
3 95 (12.42%) Cisco
4 55 (7.19%) Oracle
5 53 (6.93%) Juniper
6 49 (6.41%) Adobe
7 42 (5.49%) HP
8 28 (3.66%) ArcSight
9 24 (3.14%) Symantec
10 19 (2.48%) Red Hat
11 17 (2.22%) Remedy
12 16 (2.09%) Dell
12 16 (2.09%) LogRhythm
13 15 (1.96%) Intel Security
14 14 (1.83%) CheckPoint
15 13 (1.70%) EMC
15 13 (1.70%) SAP
16 12 (1.57%) Kenexa
16 12 (1.57%) SolarWinds
16 12 (1.57%) Veeam
Chippenham, Wiltshire
Global Technology Solutions Ltd
Salary: £28000 - £30000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 6 hours ago
Gloucester, Gloucestershire
Lorien Resourcing
Salary: Negotiable + bonus + pension
Posted: 10 hours ago
Cheltenham, Gloucestershire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 35000 - 50000 + Car + Bonus
Posted: Yesterday
Corsham, Wiltshire
Global Technology Solutions Ltd
Salary: £30000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Gloucester, Gloucestershire
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £30,000 - £45,000
Posted: Yesterday
Bristol Area
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £30,000 - £45,000
Posted: Yesterday
Corsham, Wiltshire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 20,000 - 28,000
Posted: 2 days ago
Bristol Area
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £30,000 - £45,000
Posted: Yesterday
Gloucester, Gloucestershire
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £30,000 - £45,000
Posted: Yesterday
Gloucester, Gloucestershire
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £60,000 - £70,000 + Generous Package
Posted: 3 days ago
Bristol Area
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £60,000 - £70,000 + Generous Package
Posted: 3 days ago
Gloucester, Gloucestershire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 30,000 - 50,000 plus excellent benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Gloucester, Gloucestershire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 40,000
Posted: 4 days ago
Dorchester, Dorset
Team Jobs
Salary: From £19,000 to £21,000 per annum 33days hols,pension,life,parking
Posted: 3 days ago
Gloucester, Gloucestershire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 25,000 - 42,000
Posted: 2 days ago
Gloucester, Gloucestershire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 30,000 - 50,000 plus excellent benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Gloucestershire
Resource Group
Salary: £35000 - £50000 per annum, Benefits + overtime
Posted: 3 days ago
Gloucester, Gloucestershire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 40,000 - 55,000 + excellent benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Gloucestershire
Executive Recruitment Services (ERS)
Posted: 3 days ago
Gloucester, Gloucestershire
Raytheon Systems Ltd
Salary: Competitive salary plus bonus and benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Westbury, Wiltshire
Executive Recruitment Services (ERS)
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Gloucester, Gloucestershire
Circle Recruitment
Salary: £45000 - £60000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Corsham, Wiltshire
Global Technology Solutions Ltd
Salary: £40500 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Gloucester, Gloucestershire
Raytheon
Salary: Unspecified Negotiable
Posted: 3 days ago
Corsham, Wiltshire
Global Technology Solutions Ltd
Salary: £40500 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Gloucester, Gloucestershire
Raytheon
Salary: Unspecified Negotiable
Posted: 3 days ago
Dorchester, Dorset
Lawrence Harvey Enterprise
Posted: 4 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Redrock Consulting Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £55000 per annum + Excellent career progression
Posted: 3 days ago
Gloucestershire
Executive Recruitment Services (ERS)
Posted: 2 days ago
Cheltenham, Gloucestershire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 35,000 - 75,000 + excellent benefits
Posted: 4 days ago