The first table below looks at the demand 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 24 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Qualifications for the South West region.

Location
3 months to
24 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Security Check (SC) Clearance
Rank 71 63 24
Rank change year-on-year
-8 -39
Permanent jobs citing SC Cleared 207 188 450
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 3.38% 3.59% 8.13%
As % of the Qualifications category 13.13% 12.49% 22.18%
Number of salaries quoted 161 148 391
Average salary £41,500 £41,750 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-0.59% +4.37%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,000 £27,850 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £60,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £49,250 £44,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+11.93% -2.22%
Qualifications Category
South West
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
1576 1505 2029
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 25.72% 28.73% 36.64%
Number of salaries quoted 1206 1274 1799
Average salary £37,500 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.25% +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £25,000 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.50% -
SC Cleared
England

SC Cleared
Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing SC Cleared across the South West region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 24 July 2014.

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 average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing SC Cleared within the South West region over the 3 months to 24 July 2014. 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
Bristol -1 86 £44,000 +10.00% 10
Gloucestershire +5 67 £38,500 -16.30% 15
Wiltshire -8 33 £40,000 -15.78% 14
Devon -4 8 £28,000 -30.43% 5
Somerset -27 6 £29,000 +14.85% 8
Dorset -14 2 £35,000 -12.50% 3
SC Cleared
England

SC Cleared
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 24 July 2014, IT jobs across the South West region citing SC 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 SC Cleared.

1 413 (100.00%) Security Cleared
2 101 (24.46%) Windows
3 94 (22.76%) ITIL
3 94 (22.76%) Degree
4 83 (20.10%) Linux
5 82 (19.85%) Microsoft
6 79 (19.13%) Java
7 77 (18.64%) DV Cleared
8 72 (17.43%) C++
9 71 (17.19%) VMware
10 69 (16.71%) Software Engineering
11 59 (14.29%) Oracle
12 57 (13.80%) C#
12 57 (13.80%) SQL
12 57 (13.80%) Finance
13 49 (11.86%) Cisco
14 45 (10.90%) Citrix
14 45 (10.90%) JavaScript
14 45 (10.90%) Computer Science
15 44 (10.65%) Active Directory
15 44 (10.65%) SAN
16 43 (10.41%) Telecoms
17 39 (9.44%) UML
18 37 (8.96%) MS Excel
18 37 (8.96%) Firewall
18 37 (8.96%) VMware Infrastructure
19 36 (8.72%) VMware ESX
20 34 (8.23%) Project Management
20 34 (8.23%) Internet
20 34 (8.23%) SQL Server

SC Cleared
Top Related IT Skills in the South West by Category

For the 6 months to 24 July 2014, IT jobs across the South West region citing SC 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 SC Cleared. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 23 (5.57%) Apache
2 22 (5.33%) MS Exchange
3 19 (4.60%) WebLogic
4 17 (4.12%) Exchange Server 2010
5 12 (2.91%) Exchange Server 2003
5 12 (2.91%) SharePoint
6 11 (2.66%) Exchange Server 2000
7 9 (2.18%) Exchange Server 2007
8 7 (1.69%) Exchange Server 2013
8 7 (1.69%) Alfresco
8 7 (1.69%) Joomla!
9 6 (1.45%) Lync
10 5 (1.21%) ArcGIS
10 5 (1.21%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
11 3 (0.73%) Tomcat
11 3 (0.73%) GlassFish
12 2 (0.48%) Oracle Application Server
12 2 (0.48%) IIS
12 2 (0.48%) CMS
12 2 (0.48%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 37 (8.96%) MS Excel
2 12 (2.91%) MS Office
3 7 (1.69%) MS Project
3 7 (1.69%) MS PowerPoint
4 4 (0.97%) AutoCAD
5 3 (0.73%) FrameMaker
5 3 (0.73%) Acrobat
5 3 (0.73%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 4 (0.97%) Teamcenter
2 2 (0.48%) Remedy ITSM
2 2 (0.48%) Oracle Financials
2 2 (0.48%) Oracle CRM
2 2 (0.48%) Oracle EBS R12
3 1 (0.24%) Oracle HRMS
3 1 (0.24%) Maximo
3 1 (0.24%) assyst
Cloud Services
1 3 (0.73%) SaaS
2 2 (0.48%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 44 (10.65%) SAN
2 37 (8.96%) Firewall
3 34 (8.23%) Internet
4 30 (7.26%) DHCP
5 22 (5.33%) TCP/IP
6 19 (4.60%) LAN
7 15 (3.63%) WAN
8 14 (3.39%) DNS
9 13 (3.15%) Wireless
9 13 (3.15%) IPv4
9 13 (3.15%) IPv6
10 9 (2.18%) VPN
11 7 (1.69%) NAS
12 6 (1.45%) Network Security
12 6 (1.45%) TETRA
12 6 (1.45%) Ethernet
13 5 (1.21%) SMTP
14 4 (0.97%) VoIP
14 4 (0.97%) Intranet
14 4 (0.97%) MRTG
Database & Business Intelligence
1 34 (8.23%) SQL Server
2 26 (6.30%) MySQL
3 10 (2.42%) PostgreSQL
4 7 (1.69%) MongoDB
5 5 (1.21%) Oracle Database
6 4 (0.97%) Oracle Database 11g
6 4 (0.97%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 4 (0.97%) Relational Database
7 3 (0.73%) Oracle Reports
7 3 (0.73%) RDBMS
8 2 (0.48%) SQL Server 2005
8 2 (0.48%) MS Access
8 2 (0.48%) Data Warehouse
8 2 (0.48%) SQL Server 2008
8 2 (0.48%) SQL Server 2012
9 1 (0.24%) Crystal Reports
9 1 (0.24%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 1 (0.24%) QlikView
9 1 (0.24%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 19 (4.60%) Rational DOORS
2 12 (2.91%) GCC
2 12 (2.91%) GDB
3 8 (1.94%) Subversion
4 7 (1.69%) Apache Ivy
4 7 (1.69%) Ant
4 7 (1.69%) Maven
5 4 (0.97%) LoadRunner
6 3 (0.73%) Rational Rhapsody
6 3 (0.73%) Oracle APEX
7 2 (0.48%) Oracle Forms
7 2 (0.48%) Bugzilla
7 2 (0.48%) SoapUI
8 1 (0.24%) Git (software)
8 1 (0.24%) MSI
8 1 (0.24%) ClearCase
8 1 (0.24%) Selenium
General
1 57 (13.80%) Finance
2 43 (10.41%) Telecoms
3 23 (5.57%) Military
3 23 (5.57%) Banking
4 21 (5.08%) Aerospace
5 10 (2.42%) Electronics
6 7 (1.69%) Legal
7 4 (0.97%) Manufacturing
7 4 (0.97%) Advertising
8 3 (0.73%) Automotive
8 3 (0.73%) Back Office
8 3 (0.73%) Local Government
9 2 (0.48%) Retail
10 1 (0.24%) Avionics
10 1 (0.24%) Front Office
10 1 (0.24%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 67 (16.22%) Architect
2 57 (13.80%) Developer
3 46 (11.14%) Software Engineer
4 40 (9.69%) Consultant
5 32 (7.75%) Technical Architect
5 32 (7.75%) Analyst
6 25 (6.05%) Systems Engineer
7 24 (5.81%) Support Engineer
8 23 (5.57%) C++ Developer
9 17 (4.12%) Java Developer
10 13 (3.15%) Infrastructure Engineer
11 11 (2.66%) CLAS Consultant
11 11 (2.66%) Linux Engineer
12 10 (2.42%) Wintel Engineer
12 10 (2.42%) Network Architect
12 10 (2.42%) Applications Support
12 10 (2.42%) Tester
13 9 (2.18%) Technical Design Authority
13 9 (2.18%) Project Manager
13 9 (2.18%) Team Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 26 (6.30%) J2EE
2 25 (6.05%) .NET
3 21 (5.08%) HTML
4 17 (4.12%) Middleware
5 16 (3.87%) HTML5
6 15 (3.63%) STL
6 15 (3.63%) Boost C++ Libraries
7 12 (2.91%) Apache Flex
8 10 (2.42%) Web Services
8 10 (2.42%) SOAP
9 9 (2.18%) XML
10 8 (1.94%) jQuery
10 8 (1.94%) Spring
10 8 (1.94%) CSS
10 8 (1.94%) Hibernate
10 8 (1.94%) Qt
11 7 (1.69%) JPA
11 7 (1.69%) XHTML
11 7 (1.69%) WSDL
11 7 (1.69%) Spring Web Flow
Miscellaneous
1 45 (10.90%) Computer Science
2 30 (7.26%) GIS
3 25 (6.05%) Open Source
4 18 (4.36%) Management Information System
5 15 (3.63%) PKI
6 13 (3.15%) RIA
7 11 (2.66%) Mathematics
8 10 (2.42%) Embedded Systems
9 9 (2.18%) Human Factors
10 8 (1.94%) Device Driver
11 7 (1.69%) Enterprise Software
11 7 (1.69%) CAN bus
11 7 (1.69%) Clustering
12 6 (1.45%) PDA
13 5 (1.21%) Blackberry
13 5 (1.21%) NHS
13 5 (1.21%) RMADS
14 4 (0.97%) CESG
14 4 (0.97%) Client/Server
15 3 (0.73%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 101 (24.46%) Windows
2 83 (20.10%) Linux
3 33 (7.99%) UNIX
4 29 (7.02%) Solaris
5 26 (6.30%) Windows Server 2008
6 23 (5.57%) HPUX
7 21 (5.08%) Windows Server 2003
8 17 (4.12%) Windows XP
9 14 (3.39%) Android
10 10 (2.42%) Windows 7
11 9 (2.18%) Windows Vista
12 8 (1.94%) Windows Server 2012
12 8 (1.94%) Apple iOS
13 7 (1.69%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
14 6 (1.45%) Windows 8
15 5 (1.21%) AIX
15 5 (1.21%) Windows 2000
16 1 (0.24%) SUSE
Processes & Methodologies
1 94 (22.76%) ITIL
2 69 (16.71%) Software Engineering
3 39 (9.44%) UML
4 34 (8.23%) Project Management
5 31 (7.51%) Web Development
6 23 (5.57%) Service Management
6 23 (5.57%) Security Architecture
7 22 (5.33%) OO
8 21 (5.08%) Scrum
9 20 (4.84%) Business Analysis
9 20 (4.84%) Continuous Integration
9 20 (4.84%) TDD
10 19 (4.60%) Network Design
10 19 (4.60%) Software Architecture
11 18 (4.36%) Configuration Management
12 17 (4.12%) PRINCE2
13 16 (3.87%) Service Delivery
13 16 (3.87%) Information Security
13 16 (3.87%) Multithreading
14 15 (3.63%) Change Management
Programming Languages
1 79 (19.13%) Java
2 72 (17.43%) C++
3 57 (13.80%) C#
3 57 (13.80%) SQL
4 45 (10.90%) JavaScript
5 32 (7.75%) C
6 29 (7.02%) Python
7 22 (5.33%) Perl
8 19 (4.60%) Bash Shell
9 18 (4.36%) Ruby
10 12 (2.91%) VB
11 10 (2.42%) PowerShell
12 7 (1.69%) Shell Script
12 7 (1.69%) PL/SQL
13 6 (1.45%) VBScript
14 5 (1.21%) MATLAB
14 5 (1.21%) T-SQL
14 5 (1.21%) Objective-C
15 3 (0.73%) VB.NET
15 3 (0.73%) Assembly Language
Qualifications
1 413 (100.00%) Security Cleared
2 94 (22.76%) Degree
3 77 (18.64%) DV Cleared
4 13 (3.15%) Cisco Certification
4 13 (3.15%) MCP
5 12 (2.91%) Microsoft Certification
5 12 (2.91%) CISSP
6 11 (2.66%) CISM
6 11 (2.66%) MCSE
7 10 (2.42%) CCNP
8 9 (2.18%) PhD
9 8 (1.94%) BC Cleared
10 7 (1.69%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
11 6 (1.45%) ISEB
11 6 (1.45%) CISA
12 5 (1.21%) CCNA
12 5 (1.21%) CEH
12 5 (1.21%) ISSAP
13 4 (0.97%) ISTQB
13 4 (0.97%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 21 (5.08%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 11 (2.66%) HMG Infosec
3 8 (1.94%) DO-178B
4 7 (1.69%) SLA
5 6 (1.45%) QA
6 4 (0.97%) JSP 440
7 3 (0.73%) ISO 9001
8 1 (0.24%) DO-160
8 1 (0.24%) BS7799
System Software
1 44 (10.65%) Active Directory
2 37 (8.96%) VMware Infrastructure
3 36 (8.72%) VMware ESX
4 30 (7.26%) vSphere
5 11 (2.66%) Hyper-V
6 7 (1.69%) Terminal Services
6 7 (1.69%) Microsoft App-V
6 7 (1.69%) Microsoft Virtual Server
7 6 (1.45%) XenApp
8 5 (1.21%) VMware ESXi
9 4 (0.97%) Citrix Presentation Server
10 3 (0.73%) ISA Server
10 3 (0.73%) Snort
11 2 (0.48%) Postfix
12 1 (0.24%) Nmap
12 1 (0.24%) Xen
Systems Management
1 32 (7.75%) NetBackup
2 13 (3.15%) Backup Exec
3 11 (2.66%) SCCM
4 8 (1.94%) Nagios
5 7 (1.69%) Norton AntiVirus
6 6 (1.45%) McAfee ePO
7 4 (0.97%) WSUS
8 3 (0.73%) Forefront Identity Manager
8 3 (0.73%) OpenView
9 2 (0.48%) SCOM
9 2 (0.48%) ARCserve
9 2 (0.48%) Legato
9 2 (0.48%) Cacti
10 1 (0.24%) HP SIM
10 1 (0.24%) HP Quality Center
10 1 (0.24%) Tivoli Storage Manager
10 1 (0.24%) CiscoWorks
10 1 (0.24%) OVSD
10 1 (0.24%) Nessus
10 1 (0.24%) EMC NetWorker
Vendors
1 82 (19.85%) Microsoft
2 71 (17.19%) VMware
3 59 (14.29%) Oracle
4 49 (11.86%) Cisco
5 45 (10.90%) Citrix
6 31 (7.51%) HP
7 27 (6.54%) Symantec
8 25 (6.05%) NetApp
9 24 (5.81%) Veritas
10 22 (5.33%) JBoss
11 20 (4.84%) Brocade
12 19 (4.60%) Juniper
13 18 (4.36%) Red Hat
13 18 (4.36%) ESRI
14 15 (3.63%) F5
15 12 (2.91%) Remedy
16 10 (2.42%) Adobe
17 7 (1.69%) SolarWinds
17 7 (1.69%) McAfee
18 6 (1.45%) Google
South West
ISL
Salary: £45000.00 - £55000 per annum + good benefits
Posted: 18 hours ago
Tewkesbury, Gloucestershire
Experis Ltd
Salary: £40000.00 - £45000.00 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Gloucester, Gloucestershire
CGI
Salary: £26000 - £45000 per annum + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Gloucester, Gloucestershire
CGI
Salary: £26000 - £50000 per annum + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Bristol, Avon
CGI
Salary: £30000 - £42000 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Gloucester, Gloucestershire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 34000 - 46000 + excellent benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Cheltenham, Gloucestershire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 32000 - 70000
Posted: Yesterday
Gloucestershire
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: From £35,000 to £85,000 per annum plus outstanding package
Posted: Yesterday
Cheltenham, Gloucestershire
Connectus
Salary: £17000 - £18000 per annum + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Cheltenham, Gloucestershire
Connectus
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Salisbury, Wiltshire
Ping IT Recruitment ltd
Salary: Up to £50,000 per annum 15% of salary cash/benefits package
Posted: 2 days ago
Bristol, Avon
The People Network
Salary: £25000 - £50000 per week + Plus generous benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Cheltenham, Gloucestershire
set2recruit
Salary: Up to £60,000 per annum + Bonus and Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Cheltenham, Gloucestershire
set2recruit
Salary: Up to £60,000 per annum + Bonus and Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Exeter, Devon
Capita Resourcing - IT Resourcing
Salary: £18000 - £18500 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Redrock Consulting Ltd
Salary: £32000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Gloucestershire
Nationwide People Ltd
Salary: £550 - £650 Per Day
Posted: 3 days ago
Cheltenham, Gloucestershire
Talent International
Salary: £55000.00 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Yeovil, Somerset
Polar Recruitment
Salary: £0000 - £1111 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Streamline Connections
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: 3 days ago