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 25 February 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
25 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Security Check (SC) Clearance
England / South West
Rank 41 32 38
Rank change year-on-year
-9 +6
Permanent jobs citing SC Cleared 319 425 388
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 6.34% 7.33% 6.52%
As % of the Qualifications category 21.15% 22.34% 20.88%
Number of salaries quoted 231 313 282
Median salary £41,750 £41,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+1.82% -8.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,000 £26,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £62,500 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £47,000
% change year-on-year
- -4.25%

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
1508 1902 1858
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 29.99% 32.79% 31.21%
Number of salaries quoted 1194 1494 1477
Median salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+5.00% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £26,000 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £61,000 £57,500 £65,000
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 25 February 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 25 February 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 -28 85 £40,000 -8.04% 15
Wiltshire -1 76 £42,500 +21.42% 13
Gloucestershire -24 65 £52,500 - 4
Somerset +31 55 £37,500 -9.09% 4
Devon +8 14 £40,500 +24.61%
Dorset - 7 £50,000 - 1
Avon - 4 - -
SC Cleared
England

SC Cleared
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 25 February 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.

1 669 (100.00%) Security Cleared
2 223 (33.33%) DV Cleared
3 168 (25.11%) Java
4 165 (24.66%) ITIL
5 158 (23.62%) Windows
6 151 (22.57%) Agile Software Development
7 150 (22.42%) C
8 140 (20.93%) Linux
9 132 (19.73%) Microsoft
10 122 (18.24%) Degree
11 118 (17.64%) SQL
12 113 (16.89%) Software Engineering
13 112 (16.74%) Oracle
14 106 (15.84%) HTML
15 103 (15.40%) JavaScript
16 97 (14.50%) MS Excel
17 84 (12.56%) VMware
18 83 (12.41%) Project Management
19 80 (11.96%) Infrastructure Management
20 79 (11.81%) C#
21 76 (11.36%) Finance
22 74 (11.06%) .NET
23 73 (10.91%) C++
24 69 (10.31%) Automated Testing
25 68 (10.16%) Scrum
26 67 (10.01%) Unix
27 64 (9.57%) Management Information System
27 64 (9.57%) Cybersecurity
27 64 (9.57%) MongoDB
28 61 (9.12%) Information Security

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 44 (6.58%) WebLogic
2 34 (5.08%) Alfresco
3 32 (4.78%) Joomla!
4 31 (4.63%) WebSphere
5 30 (4.48%) JBoss
6 28 (4.19%) Apache
7 27 (4.04%) IIS
8 20 (2.99%) MS Exchange
9 15 (2.24%) Elasticsearch
10 13 (1.94%) Exchange Server 2010
11 12 (1.79%) Exchange Server 2007
12 10 (1.49%) Apache Spark
12 10 (1.49%) CMS
13 8 (1.20%) Apache Pig
13 8 (1.20%) BizTalk Server
13 8 (1.20%) SharePoint
14 4 (0.60%) Oracle SOA Suite
14 4 (0.60%) WebSphere Portal
15 3 (0.45%) SharePoint 2010
16 2 (0.30%) OpenStack
Applications
1 97 (14.50%) MS Excel
2 22 (3.29%) MS Office
3 10 (1.49%) Adobe Illustrator
3 10 (1.49%) MS Project
4 9 (1.35%) Adobe Creative Suite
5 8 (1.20%) 3ds Max
5 8 (1.20%) Maya
6 2 (0.30%) MS PowerPoint
6 2 (0.30%) OmniGraffle
6 2 (0.30%) Siemens NX
7 1 (0.15%) Adobe Premiere
7 1 (0.15%) AutoCAD
7 1 (0.15%) Autodesk Inventor
7 1 (0.15%) Doxygen
7 1 (0.15%) InDesign
7 1 (0.15%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 11 (1.64%) Oracle CRM
1 11 (1.64%) Oracle EBS R12
2 4 (0.60%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 2 (0.30%) Dynamics CRM
3 2 (0.30%) Maximo
3 2 (0.30%) Remedy ITSM
3 2 (0.30%) Teamcenter
4 1 (0.15%) Oracle Utilities
Cloud Services
1 28 (4.19%) GitHub
2 12 (1.79%) Amazon AWS
2 12 (1.79%) Microsoft Azure
3 10 (1.49%) Cloud Computing
4 9 (1.35%) Office 365
5 6 (0.90%) Amazon S3
6 2 (0.30%) iPaaS
6 2 (0.30%) PaaS
6 2 (0.30%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 59 (8.82%) Firewall
2 54 (8.07%) TCP/IP
3 42 (6.28%) Network Security
4 36 (5.38%) LAN
5 35 (5.23%) WAN
6 30 (4.48%) DNS
6 30 (4.48%) FTP
6 30 (4.48%) HTTP
7 28 (4.19%) DHCP
8 26 (3.89%) SMTP
9 19 (2.84%) Internet
10 18 (2.69%) DMZ
10 18 (2.69%) X.400
11 17 (2.54%) Wireshark
12 15 (2.24%) VoIP
13 13 (1.94%) LDAP
14 10 (1.49%) Intrusion Detection
15 9 (1.35%) SSL
15 9 (1.35%) VPN
15 9 (1.35%) WLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 64 (9.57%) MongoDB
2 57 (8.52%) Hadoop
3 51 (7.62%) SQL Server
4 33 (4.93%) Big Data
5 31 (4.63%) MySQL
6 29 (4.33%) MS Access
7 23 (3.44%) NoSQL
8 21 (3.14%) Oracle Database
8 21 (3.14%) Relational Database
9 18 (2.69%) Oracle Database 11g
10 16 (2.39%) Oracle OWB
11 15 (2.24%) RDBMS
12 8 (1.20%) Apache Hive
13 5 (0.75%) GIS
13 5 (0.75%) SQL Server 2005
13 5 (0.75%) SQL Server 2014
14 3 (0.45%) Data Warehouse
14 3 (0.45%) Oracle Reports
14 3 (0.45%) SQL Server 2012
14 3 (0.45%) Triplestore
Development Applications
1 44 (6.58%) Team Foundation Server
2 32 (4.78%) Jenkins
2 32 (4.78%) Maven
2 32 (4.78%) Subversion
3 28 (4.19%) Oracle Forms
4 20 (2.99%) Visual Studio
5 16 (2.39%) PeopleTools
6 14 (2.09%) Cucumber
7 11 (1.64%) Rational DOORS
8 10 (1.49%) SpecFlow
9 9 (1.35%) Visual Studio Team System
10 5 (0.75%) Ant
10 5 (0.75%) Apache Ivy
10 5 (0.75%) Git (software)
10 5 (0.75%) LoadRunner
11 4 (0.60%) Selenium
12 3 (0.45%) Eclipse
12 3 (0.45%) IntelliJ
12 3 (0.45%) JUnit
12 3 (0.45%) Travis CI
General
1 76 (11.36%) Finance
2 45 (6.73%) Telecoms
3 31 (4.63%) Banking
4 25 (3.74%) Aerospace
5 18 (2.69%) Military
6 13 (1.94%) Marketing
7 11 (1.64%) Multimedia
8 9 (1.35%) Games
9 7 (1.05%) Electronics
10 6 (0.90%) Manufacturing
11 4 (0.60%) Law
11 4 (0.60%) Legal
12 3 (0.45%) Retail
13 1 (0.15%) Automotive
13 1 (0.15%) Avionics
13 1 (0.15%) Billing
Job Titles
1 102 (15.25%) Consultant
2 95 (14.20%) Developer
3 94 (14.05%) Analyst
4 65 (9.72%) Software Engineer
5 61 (9.12%) Architect
6 47 (7.03%) Java Developer
7 42 (6.28%) Support Engineer
8 40 (5.98%) Senior Developer
9 34 (5.08%) Solutions Architect
10 33 (4.93%) Project Manager
11 28 (4.19%) Systems Engineer
12 27 (4.04%) Network Engineer
13 26 (3.89%) Senior Java Developer
14 25 (3.74%) .NET Developer
15 23 (3.44%) Enterprise Architect
15 23 (3.44%) Java Engineer
15 23 (3.44%) Java Software Engineer
15 23 (3.44%) Senior Analyst
15 23 (3.44%) SOC Analyst
16 21 (3.14%) Senior Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 106 (15.84%) HTML
2 74 (11.06%) .NET
3 54 (8.07%) XML
4 48 (7.17%) ASP.NET
5 47 (7.03%) Web Services
6 46 (6.88%) AngularJS
7 40 (5.98%) HTML5
8 36 (5.38%) SOAP
9 35 (5.23%) Spring
10 33 (4.93%) React
11 32 (4.78%) Dojo
11 32 (4.78%) Hibernate
11 32 (4.78%) WSDL
12 30 (4.48%) Backbone.js
12 30 (4.48%) CSS
12 30 (4.48%) Ember.js
13 29 (4.33%) J2EE
14 28 (4.19%) JSP
15 27 (4.04%) Ajax
16 25 (3.74%) .NET Framework
Miscellaneous
1 64 (9.57%) Management Information System
2 52 (7.77%) Analytical Skills
3 38 (5.68%) CESG
4 26 (3.89%) Computer Science
5 20 (2.99%) Security Operations Centre
6 16 (2.39%) Cybercrime
7 15 (2.24%) Driving Licence
8 13 (1.94%) PKI
9 11 (1.64%) Data Centre
10 10 (1.49%) N-Tier
11 9 (1.35%) Learning Management System
11 9 (1.35%) SCORM
12 8 (1.20%) Animation
12 8 (1.20%) Cyberthreat
13 5 (0.75%) Device Driver
13 5 (0.75%) RIA
13 5 (0.75%) Social Media
14 4 (0.60%) e-Health
14 4 (0.60%) iPhone
14 4 (0.60%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 158 (23.62%) Windows
2 140 (20.93%) Linux
3 67 (10.01%) Unix
4 53 (7.92%) Windows Server
5 43 (6.43%) Android
6 38 (5.68%) Apple iOS
7 30 (4.48%) Windows Server 2003
8 25 (3.74%) Windows Server 2012
9 11 (1.64%) Windows Server 2008
10 7 (1.05%) Windows 10
10 7 (1.05%) Windows 7
10 7 (1.05%) Windows 8
11 4 (0.60%) Mac OS X
11 4 (0.60%) Solaris
11 4 (0.60%) Windows 2000
11 4 (0.60%) Windows XP
12 3 (0.45%) Embedded Linux
12 3 (0.45%) Windows Phone
13 2 (0.30%) Data ONTAP
13 2 (0.30%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 165 (24.66%) ITIL
2 151 (22.57%) Agile Software Development
3 113 (16.89%) Software Engineering
4 83 (12.41%) Project Management
5 80 (11.96%) Infrastructure Management
6 69 (10.31%) Automated Testing
7 68 (10.16%) Scrum
8 64 (9.57%) Cybersecurity
9 61 (9.12%) Information Security
10 56 (8.37%) Service Delivery
11 51 (7.62%) Unit Testing
12 48 (7.17%) Service Management
13 47 (7.03%) Line Management
14 43 (6.43%) SIEM
14 43 (6.43%) Stakeholder Management
15 40 (5.98%) Open Source
16 38 (5.68%) TOGAF
17 37 (5.53%) Change Control
17 37 (5.53%) CRM
17 37 (5.53%) MODAF
Programming Languages
1 168 (25.11%) Java
2 150 (22.42%) C
3 118 (17.64%) SQL
4 103 (15.40%) JavaScript
5 79 (11.81%) C#
6 73 (10.91%) C++
7 46 (6.88%) PowerShell
8 36 (5.38%) Python
9 32 (4.78%) PHP
10 30 (4.48%) VBA
11 27 (4.04%) Delphi
11 27 (4.04%) Pascal
12 22 (3.29%) Perl
13 16 (2.39%) SQR
14 15 (2.24%) T-SQL
15 13 (1.94%) Ruby
16 10 (1.49%) VB
17 8 (1.20%) Shell Script
18 6 (0.90%) XPath
18 6 (0.90%) XQuery
Qualifications
1 669 (100.00%) Security Cleared
2 223 (33.33%) DV Cleared
3 122 (18.24%) Degree
4 49 (7.32%) CISSP
5 35 (5.23%) Cisco Certification
6 32 (4.78%) CCNA
7 30 (4.48%) GIAC
8 25 (3.74%) Microsoft Certification
8 25 (3.74%) SANS
9 24 (3.59%) CEH
10 23 (3.44%) ITIL Certification
11 18 (2.69%) ISEB
11 18 (2.69%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
11 18 (2.69%) MCSA
12 17 (2.54%) CISM
13 16 (2.39%) BPSS Clearance
13 16 (2.39%) MCSE
14 15 (2.24%) CISA
15 13 (1.94%) GCIA
15 13 (1.94%) GCIH
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 27 (4.04%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 26 (3.89%) SLA
3 20 (2.99%) RMADS
4 13 (1.94%) JSP 440
5 10 (1.49%) COBIT
5 10 (1.49%) PMO
5 10 (1.49%) QA
6 6 (0.90%) HMG Infosec
7 5 (0.75%) Def Stans
7 5 (0.75%) HMG Security Policy Framework
8 3 (0.45%) GPG13
9 2 (0.30%) DO-178B
9 2 (0.30%) ISO 9001
9 2 (0.30%) TickIT
10 1 (0.15%) DO-254
10 1 (0.15%) IEC 61508
10 1 (0.15%) ISO26262
10 1 (0.15%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 46 (6.88%) VMware Infrastructure
2 45 (6.73%) Active Directory
3 37 (5.53%) Hyper-V
4 31 (4.63%) Snort
5 18 (2.69%) vSphere
6 17 (2.54%) Oracle RAC
7 7 (1.05%) Virtual Machines
8 5 (0.75%) vCloud
9 4 (0.60%) Docker
9 4 (0.60%) NFS
10 2 (0.30%) EMC RecoverPoint
10 2 (0.30%) Firmware
10 2 (0.30%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 33 (4.93%) Nagios
2 19 (2.84%) NetBackup
3 18 (2.69%) Oracle RMAN
4 16 (2.39%) Data Guard
5 11 (1.64%) HP Quality Center
6 10 (1.49%) Computer Emergency Response Teams
7 8 (1.20%) Nmap
8 7 (1.05%) Network Intrusion Detection System
8 7 (1.05%) Tivoli
9 6 (0.90%) RSA enVision
10 5 (0.75%) BMC PATROL
10 5 (0.75%) OpenView
10 5 (0.75%) SCCM
10 5 (0.75%) Tivoli Endpoint Manager
10 5 (0.75%) vRealize
11 3 (0.45%) Host Intrusion Detection System
11 3 (0.45%) Netcool
11 3 (0.45%) QRadar
11 3 (0.45%) WSUS
12 2 (0.30%) SnapMirror
Vendors
1 132 (19.73%) Microsoft
2 112 (16.74%) Oracle
3 84 (12.56%) VMware
4 39 (5.83%) IBM
5 27 (4.04%) Cisco
6 16 (2.39%) ArcSight
6 16 (2.39%) PeopleSoft
7 15 (2.24%) Adobe
8 14 (2.09%) HP
8 14 (2.09%) LogRhythm
9 9 (1.35%) BMC
9 9 (1.35%) Kenexa
10 8 (1.20%) FireEye
10 8 (1.20%) Juniper
11 6 (0.90%) CheckPoint
11 6 (0.90%) Compuware
11 6 (0.90%) Red Hat
11 6 (0.90%) SAP
11 6 (0.90%) Sourcefire
11 6 (0.90%) Wyse
Bristol
Computer Futures
Salary: Bonus AND Benefits
Posted: 23 hours ago
Cheltenham
Computer Futures
Salary: Bonus AND Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Bristol, Avon
CPS Group UK
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + Work from Home, Pension, Bonus
Posted: 20 hours ago
Bristol, Avon
Executive Recruitment Services (ERS)
Posted: 23 hours ago
Chippenham, Wiltshire
Experis Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Harris Global
Salary: From £35,000 to £50,000 per annum + excellent benefits package!
Posted: 22 hours ago
Bristol, Avon
Morson International
Salary: £80000.00 - £90000.00 per annum + Pension, Healthcare + more
Posted: 2 days ago
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ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £30,000 - £50,000
Posted: Yesterday
Bristol Area
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £30,000 - £50,000
Posted: Yesterday
Bristol, Avon
Harris Global
Salary: From £40,000 to £45,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Executive Recruitment Services (ERS)
Posted: Yesterday
Bristol, Avon
The People Network
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + software project manager
Posted: 3 days ago
Bristol
g2 Recruitment
Posted: 7 days ago
Swindon, Wiltshire
Redrock Consulting Ltd
Salary: £38000 - £45000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
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Salary: 40,000-45,000
Posted: 4 days ago
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Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 65000 + excellent benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
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Executive Recruitment Services (ERS)
Salary: £70000 - £90000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
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Latcom Ltd
Salary: From £25,000 to £28,000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Bristol, Avon
People Source Consulting
Salary: £22000 - £28000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Executive Recruitment Services (ERS)
Posted: 4 days ago
Chippenham, Wiltshire
The People Network
Salary: £25000 - £40000 per annum + Superb Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
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Salary: £35000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 15 days ago