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 23 January 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
23 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Security Check (SC) Clearance
England / South West
Rank 46 44 41
Rank change year-on-year
-2 -3
Permanent jobs citing SC Cleared 298 342 374
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 6.01% 6.20% 6.20%
As % of the Qualifications category 19.44% 18.63% 19.98%
Number of salaries quoted 198 262 299
Median salary £42,500 £40,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% -11.11%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £26,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £64,000 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £44,000 £46,750
% change year-on-year
+2.27% -5.88%

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
1533 1836 1872
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 30.89% 33.30% 31.04%
Number of salaries quoted 1199 1487 1532
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 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £62,500
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 23 January 2017.

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 23 January 2017. 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 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
Bristol -21 78 £40,000 -2.43% 14
Gloucestershire -11 76 £45,000 -8.16% 8
Wiltshire +2 64 £41,250 +17.85% 13
Somerset +20 33 £38,500 -3.75% 2
Devon +9 14 £40,500 +24.61% 2
Dorset +28 11 £37,500 -11.76% 1
Avon - 4 - -
SC Cleared
England

SC Cleared
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 23 January 2017, 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.

1 724 (100.00%) Security Cleared
2 243 (33.56%) DV Cleared
3 180 (24.86%) Java
4 169 (23.34%) ITIL
5 168 (23.20%) Windows
6 159 (21.96%) Agile Software Development
7 152 (20.99%) Microsoft
8 146 (20.17%) Linux
9 136 (18.78%) C
10 132 (18.23%) Degree
11 128 (17.68%) SQL
12 115 (15.88%) Oracle
13 114 (15.75%) HTML
14 110 (15.19%) VMware
15 109 (15.06%) MS Excel
16 107 (14.78%) JavaScript
17 100 (13.81%) Software Engineering
18 91 (12.57%) Project Management
19 89 (12.29%) C++
20 88 (12.15%) Cybersecurity
21 84 (11.60%) Infrastructure Management
22 75 (10.36%) Finance
23 74 (10.22%) MongoDB
24 72 (9.94%) C#
25 69 (9.53%) Firewall
26 68 (9.39%) Scrum
27 67 (9.25%) .NET
28 66 (9.12%) Unix
29 65 (8.98%) Management Information System
30 63 (8.70%) VMware Infrastructure

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 39 (5.39%) WebLogic
2 37 (5.11%) MS Exchange
3 35 (4.83%) Alfresco
4 33 (4.56%) Joomla!
5 29 (4.01%) WebSphere
6 28 (3.87%) IIS
6 28 (3.87%) JBoss
7 26 (3.59%) Apache
8 21 (2.90%) Exchange Server 2010
8 21 (2.90%) SharePoint
9 19 (2.62%) Exchange Server 2007
10 18 (2.49%) Elasticsearch
11 15 (2.07%) Apache Spark
12 13 (1.80%) Apache Pig
13 10 (1.38%) CMS
14 9 (1.24%) SharePoint 2010
15 8 (1.10%) BizTalk Server
16 6 (0.83%) Oracle SOA Suite
17 5 (0.69%) Exchange Server 2013
18 4 (0.55%) WebSphere Portal
Applications
1 109 (15.06%) MS Excel
2 28 (3.87%) MS Office
3 23 (3.18%) MS Project
4 10 (1.38%) Adobe Illustrator
5 9 (1.24%) Adobe Creative Suite
6 8 (1.10%) 3ds Max
6 8 (1.10%) Maya
7 5 (0.69%) MS PowerPoint
8 4 (0.55%) MS Visio
8 4 (0.55%) Spreadsheet
9 2 (0.28%) Siemens NX
10 1 (0.14%) Adobe Premiere
10 1 (0.14%) AutoCAD
10 1 (0.14%) Doxygen
10 1 (0.14%) InDesign
10 1 (0.14%) OmniGraffle
10 1 (0.14%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 11 (1.52%) Oracle CRM
1 11 (1.52%) Oracle EBS R12
2 5 (0.69%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 4 (0.55%) Oracle Utilities
4 3 (0.41%) Remedy ITSM
5 2 (0.28%) Maximo
5 2 (0.28%) Teamcenter
Cloud Services
1 25 (3.45%) GitHub
2 13 (1.80%) Office 365
3 7 (0.97%) Amazon AWS
3 7 (0.97%) Cloud Computing
4 6 (0.83%) Microsoft Azure
5 5 (0.69%) Amazon S3
6 2 (0.28%) iPaaS
6 2 (0.28%) PaaS
6 2 (0.28%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 69 (9.53%) Firewall
2 47 (6.49%) Network Security
3 46 (6.35%) TCP/IP
4 40 (5.52%) WAN
5 39 (5.39%) LAN
6 29 (4.01%) FTP
6 29 (4.01%) HTTP
7 28 (3.87%) DNS
8 26 (3.59%) DHCP
9 25 (3.45%) SMTP
10 20 (2.76%) DMZ
10 20 (2.76%) X.400
11 15 (2.07%) Internet
11 15 (2.07%) VoIP
12 13 (1.80%) Wireshark
13 11 (1.52%) VPN
14 10 (1.38%) Intrusion Detection
14 10 (1.38%) LDAP
15 9 (1.24%) SSL
16 7 (0.97%) SNMP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 74 (10.22%) MongoDB
2 62 (8.56%) Hadoop
3 47 (6.49%) SQL Server
4 46 (6.35%) Big Data
5 33 (4.56%) MySQL
6 28 (3.87%) MS Access
7 25 (3.45%) Relational Database
8 24 (3.31%) NoSQL
9 21 (2.90%) RDBMS
10 20 (2.76%) Oracle Database
11 16 (2.21%) Oracle Database 11g
12 13 (1.80%) Apache Hive
13 12 (1.66%) Oracle OWB
14 9 (1.24%) Crystal Reports
15 5 (0.69%) GIS
15 5 (0.69%) Oracle Database 10g
15 5 (0.69%) SQL Server 2005
16 4 (0.55%) Data Warehouse
17 3 (0.41%) SQL Server Integration Services
17 3 (0.41%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 33 (4.56%) Maven
1 33 (4.56%) Subversion
1 33 (4.56%) Team Foundation Server
2 29 (4.01%) Jenkins
3 26 (3.59%) Oracle Forms
4 17 (2.35%) Cucumber
5 13 (1.80%) Visual Studio
6 12 (1.66%) PeopleTools
7 11 (1.52%) Rational DOORS
8 10 (1.38%) SpecFlow
9 8 (1.10%) Ant
9 8 (1.10%) Apache Ivy
9 8 (1.10%) LoadRunner
10 7 (0.97%) Selenium
11 4 (0.55%) Visual Studio Team System
12 2 (0.28%) Git (software)
12 2 (0.28%) JIRA
12 2 (0.28%) JUnit
12 2 (0.28%) Mockito
13 1 (0.14%) Axure RP
General
1 75 (10.36%) Finance
2 47 (6.49%) Telecoms
3 27 (3.73%) Banking
4 26 (3.59%) Aerospace
5 22 (3.04%) Military
6 13 (1.80%) Marketing
7 11 (1.52%) Multimedia
8 9 (1.24%) Games
9 8 (1.10%) Electronics
10 7 (0.97%) Manufacturing
11 4 (0.55%) Law
11 4 (0.55%) Legal
12 3 (0.41%) Retail
13 1 (0.14%) Automotive
13 1 (0.14%) Billing
13 1 (0.14%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 108 (14.92%) Analyst
2 95 (13.12%) Consultant
3 90 (12.43%) Developer
4 59 (8.15%) Software Engineer
5 56 (7.73%) Support Engineer
6 55 (7.60%) Architect
7 42 (5.80%) Project Manager
8 41 (5.66%) Java Developer
9 38 (5.25%) Network Engineer
10 35 (4.83%) Senior Developer
11 30 (4.14%) Solutions Architect
12 29 (4.01%) Systems Engineer
13 28 (3.87%) Test Analyst
14 24 (3.31%) 2nd Line Engineer
14 24 (3.31%) Security Architect
14 24 (3.31%) Senior Java Developer
15 22 (3.04%) 3rd Line Engineer
15 22 (3.04%) 3rd Line Support
15 22 (3.04%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
16 21 (2.90%) 2nd Line Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 114 (15.75%) HTML
2 67 (9.25%) .NET
3 53 (7.32%) XML
4 50 (6.91%) AngularJS
5 46 (6.35%) HTML5
6 44 (6.08%) Hibernate
7 43 (5.94%) ASP.NET
7 43 (5.94%) Web Services
8 42 (5.80%) Spring
9 37 (5.11%) SOAP
10 36 (4.97%) CSS
11 33 (4.56%) Dojo
11 33 (4.56%) WSDL
12 31 (4.28%) Backbone.js
12 31 (4.28%) Ember.js
12 31 (4.28%) React
13 30 (4.14%) J2EE
13 30 (4.14%) jQuery
14 26 (3.59%) JSP
15 25 (3.45%) Ajax
Miscellaneous
1 65 (8.98%) Management Information System
2 55 (7.60%) Analytical Skills
3 46 (6.35%) CESG
4 34 (4.70%) Visualisation
5 29 (4.01%) Computer Science
6 25 (3.45%) Driving Licence
7 24 (3.31%) PKI
8 20 (2.76%) Cybercrime
8 20 (2.76%) Security Operations Centre
9 17 (2.35%) Data Centre
10 11 (1.52%) Cryptography
11 9 (1.24%) iPhone
11 9 (1.24%) Learning Management System
11 9 (1.24%) RIA
11 9 (1.24%) SCORM
12 8 (1.10%) Animation
12 8 (1.10%) N-Tier
13 7 (0.97%) Cyberthreat
14 6 (0.83%) Fat Client
14 6 (0.83%) PMI
Operating Systems
1 168 (23.20%) Windows
2 146 (20.17%) Linux
3 66 (9.12%) Unix
4 57 (7.87%) Windows Server
5 49 (6.77%) Android
6 40 (5.52%) Apple iOS
7 37 (5.11%) Windows Server 2012
8 35 (4.83%) Windows Server 2003
9 18 (2.49%) Windows Server 2008
10 12 (1.66%) Windows 7
11 11 (1.52%) Windows 10
12 9 (1.24%) Windows 8
13 7 (0.97%) Windows 2000
13 7 (0.97%) Windows Phone
14 6 (0.83%) Windows XP
15 4 (0.55%) Mac OS X
16 3 (0.41%) Embedded Linux
17 2 (0.28%) Data ONTAP
17 2 (0.28%) Solaris
17 2 (0.28%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 169 (23.34%) ITIL
2 159 (21.96%) Agile Software Development
3 100 (13.81%) Software Engineering
4 91 (12.57%) Project Management
5 88 (12.15%) Cybersecurity
6 84 (11.60%) Infrastructure Management
7 68 (9.39%) Scrum
8 61 (8.43%) Automated Testing
9 57 (7.87%) Service Delivery
10 53 (7.32%) Information Security
11 49 (6.77%) PRINCE2
12 44 (6.08%) Open Source
13 43 (5.94%) Unit Testing
14 42 (5.80%) iOS Development
14 42 (5.80%) Mobile Development
15 41 (5.66%) SIEM
16 40 (5.52%) Android Development
17 39 (5.39%) Line Management
18 38 (5.25%) MODAF
18 38 (5.25%) Service Management
Programming Languages
1 180 (24.86%) Java
2 136 (18.78%) C
3 128 (17.68%) SQL
4 107 (14.78%) JavaScript
5 89 (12.29%) C++
6 72 (9.94%) C#
7 48 (6.63%) Python
8 39 (5.39%) PowerShell
9 36 (4.97%) Perl
10 35 (4.83%) PHP
11 28 (3.87%) VBA
12 25 (3.45%) Delphi
12 25 (3.45%) Pascal
13 19 (2.62%) Ruby
14 16 (2.21%) VB
15 15 (2.07%) T-SQL
16 14 (1.93%) Shell Script
17 12 (1.66%) SQR
18 7 (0.97%) PL/SQL
19 5 (0.69%) XPath
Qualifications
1 724 (100.00%) Security Cleared
2 243 (33.56%) DV Cleared
3 132 (18.23%) Degree
4 56 (7.73%) CISSP
5 51 (7.04%) Cisco Certification
6 47 (6.49%) CCNA
7 38 (5.25%) Microsoft Certification
8 33 (4.56%) CEH
9 31 (4.28%) GIAC
10 28 (3.87%) SANS
11 27 (3.73%) MCSA
12 25 (3.45%) CISM
12 25 (3.45%) ISEB
12 25 (3.45%) MCSE
13 20 (2.76%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
14 19 (2.62%) CISA
14 19 (2.62%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
15 17 (2.35%) ITIL Certification
16 15 (2.07%) ISTQB
17 14 (1.93%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 25 (3.45%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 19 (2.62%) SLA
3 17 (2.35%) QA
4 15 (2.07%) RMADS
5 13 (1.80%) JSP 440
6 9 (1.24%) COBIT
6 9 (1.24%) HMG Security Policy Framework
7 6 (0.83%) HMG Infosec
8 3 (0.41%) Def Stans
8 3 (0.41%) ISO 9001
8 3 (0.41%) PCI DSS
9 2 (0.28%) GPG13
9 2 (0.28%) Sarbanes-Oxley
9 2 (0.28%) TickIT
System Software
1 63 (8.70%) VMware Infrastructure
2 55 (7.60%) Active Directory
3 47 (6.49%) Hyper-V
4 22 (3.04%) Snort
5 20 (2.76%) vSphere
6 16 (2.21%) Oracle RAC
7 8 (1.10%) Virtual Machines
8 7 (0.97%) Firmware
9 5 (0.69%) vCloud
10 4 (0.55%) NFS
11 3 (0.41%) Virtual Servers
11 3 (0.41%) VMware ESXi
12 2 (0.28%) EMC RecoverPoint
13 1 (0.14%) Docker
13 1 (0.14%) Terminal Services
Systems Management
1 31 (4.28%) Nagios
2 19 (2.62%) Computer Emergency Response Teams
3 15 (2.07%) HP Quality Center
3 15 (2.07%) NetBackup
4 14 (1.93%) Oracle RMAN
5 12 (1.66%) Data Guard
6 11 (1.52%) SCCM
7 7 (0.97%) Network Intrusion Detection System
7 7 (0.97%) RSA enVision
7 7 (0.97%) Tivoli
8 5 (0.69%) BMC PATROL
8 5 (0.69%) Computer Incident Response Team
8 5 (0.69%) Netcool
8 5 (0.69%) OpenView
8 5 (0.69%) Tivoli Endpoint Manager
8 5 (0.69%) vRealize
9 4 (0.55%) Nmap
9 4 (0.55%) QRadar
10 3 (0.41%) Host Intrusion Detection System
10 3 (0.41%) WSUS
Vendors
1 152 (20.99%) Microsoft
2 115 (15.88%) Oracle
3 110 (15.19%) VMware
4 40 (5.52%) Cisco
5 38 (5.25%) IBM
6 18 (2.49%) Adobe
6 18 (2.49%) HP
7 17 (2.35%) ArcSight
8 15 (2.07%) Juniper
9 12 (1.66%) PeopleSoft
10 11 (1.52%) LogRhythm
11 10 (1.38%) BMC
12 9 (1.24%) Kenexa
13 8 (1.10%) CheckPoint
13 8 (1.10%) Citrix
13 8 (1.10%) Wyse
14 7 (0.97%) Compuware
14 7 (0.97%) SAP
14 7 (0.97%) Symantec
15 6 (0.83%) Dell
Cheltenham, Gloucestershire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 75,000
Posted: 8 hours ago
Blandford Forum, Dorset
Sopra Steria Recruitment Limited
Salary: Flexible Benefits
Posted: 20 hours ago
Bristol, Avon
Talent International
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits, Training , Bonus
Posted: 4 hours ago
Gloucester, Gloucestershire
Tecknuovo Ltd
Posted: 21 hours ago
Swindon, Wiltshire
Redrock Consulting Ltd
Salary: £38000 - £45000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 10 hours ago
Bristol, Avon
The People Network
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + software project manager
Posted: Yesterday
Chippenham, Wiltshire
The People Network
Salary: £25000 - £40000 per annum + Superb Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Bristol, Avon
Lorien Resourcing
Posted: 6 days ago
Gloucester, Gloucestershire
Acumin
Salary: Up to £55,000 per annum DOE
Posted: 4 days ago
Gloucester, Gloucestershire
Informatiq Consulting
Posted: 6 days ago
Gloucester, Gloucestershire
Sanderson
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + bonus + benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Corsham, Wiltshire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 40,000-45,000
Posted: 5 days ago
Gloucester, Gloucestershire
Sanderson
Salary: £35000 - £60000 per annum + bonus + benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Swindon
Computer Futures
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 18 days ago
Gloucester, Gloucestershire
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £40k - £60k plus package (shift allowance, bonuses etc)
Posted: 3 days ago
Gloucester, Gloucestershire
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £30,000 - £50,000
Posted: 4 days ago
Bristol Area
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £30,000 - £50,000
Posted: 4 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Sanderson
Salary: £40000.00 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Bristol
g2 Recruitment
Posted: 18 days ago
Salisbury, Wiltshire
Landmarc Solutions Ltd
Salary: From £25,000 to £28,000 per annum
Posted: 13 days ago
Bristol
Boeing
Salary: Competitive Salary
Posted: 18 days ago