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 30 September 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
30 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Security Check (SC) Clearance
Rank 27 58 48
Rank change year-on-year
+31 -10
Permanent jobs citing SC Cleared 458 271 313
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 8.11% 4.56% 5.08%
As % of the Qualifications category 23.13% 15.29% 17.59%
Number of salaries quoted 361 221 251
Median salary £42,500 £42,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
- -5.55%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,800 £30,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £54,000 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year
- -10.00%
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
1980 1772 1779
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 35.08% 29.80% 28.85%
Number of salaries quoted 1567 1408 1461
Median salary £42,500 £42,500 £38,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +10.38%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £27,500 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £61,500 £58,052 £62,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £41,500
% change year-on-year
- +2.40%

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 30 September 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 30 September 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 +42 164 £35,000 -22.22% 5
Gloucestershire +5 134 £47,500 +11.76% 18
Bristol +2 89 £43,750 - 6
Somerset +29 40 £42,000 +37.55% 2
Dorset +10 5 £20,000 -38.46% 1
Devon -7 4 £36,389 +19.30%
Cornwall - 1 £60,000 -
SC Cleared
England

SC Cleared
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 30 September 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.

1 788 (100.00%) Security Cleared
2 236 (29.95%) DV Cleared
3 231 (29.31%) Windows
4 211 (26.78%) Microsoft
5 190 (24.11%) Java
6 184 (23.35%) VMware
7 174 (22.08%) ITIL
8 166 (21.07%) Agile Software Development
9 150 (19.04%) Linux
10 141 (17.89%) Degree
11 131 (16.62%) MS Excel
12 123 (15.61%) Cybersecurity
13 112 (14.21%) SQL
14 110 (13.96%) VMware Infrastructure
15 107 (13.58%) Firewall
16 103 (13.07%) JavaScript
17 99 (12.56%) HTML
18 98 (12.44%) C
18 98 (12.44%) Windows Server 2012
19 94 (11.93%) Windows Server
20 91 (11.55%) C++
21 85 (10.79%) MS Exchange
21 85 (10.79%) Software Engineering
22 84 (10.66%) Cisco
23 83 (10.53%) Finance
24 78 (9.90%) Active Directory
25 77 (9.77%) MongoDB
26 76 (9.64%) Oracle
27 74 (9.39%) Project Management
28 71 (9.01%) 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 85 (10.79%) MS Exchange
2 47 (5.96%) SharePoint
3 45 (5.71%) Exchange Server 2007
3 45 (5.71%) Exchange Server 2010
4 43 (5.46%) Alfresco
5 42 (5.33%) Joomla!
6 23 (2.92%) JBoss
7 22 (2.79%) IIS
8 20 (2.54%) Exchange Server 2013
8 20 (2.54%) WebLogic
9 17 (2.16%) SharePoint 2010
9 17 (2.16%) SharePoint 2013
10 16 (2.03%) Apache
10 16 (2.03%) WebSphere
11 15 (1.90%) Apache Spark
12 14 (1.78%) Elasticsearch
12 14 (1.78%) Skype for Business
13 13 (1.65%) Apache Pig
14 8 (1.02%) MS Project Server
15 6 (0.76%) CMS
Applications
1 131 (16.62%) MS Excel
2 43 (5.46%) MS Office
3 41 (5.20%) MS Project
4 4 (0.51%) MS PowerPoint
4 4 (0.51%) MS Visio
4 4 (0.51%) Spreadsheet
5 3 (0.38%) 3ds Max
5 3 (0.38%) Adobe Creative Suite
5 3 (0.38%) Adobe Illustrator
5 3 (0.38%) Maya
6 2 (0.25%) Siemens NX
7 1 (0.13%) AutoCAD
Business Applications
1 7 (0.89%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 5 (0.63%) Oracle Utilities
3 3 (0.38%) Oracle CRM
3 3 (0.38%) Oracle EBS R12
3 3 (0.38%) Teamcenter
4 1 (0.13%) Dynamics NAV
4 1 (0.13%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 33 (4.19%) Office 365
2 18 (2.28%) GitHub
3 8 (1.02%) SaaS
4 5 (0.63%) Amazon AWS
4 5 (0.63%) Microsoft Azure
5 3 (0.38%) PaaS
6 2 (0.25%) iPaaS
7 1 (0.13%) Amazon S3
7 1 (0.13%) Azure Active Directory
7 1 (0.13%) Cloud Computing
7 1 (0.13%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 107 (13.58%) Firewall
2 43 (5.46%) WAN
3 39 (4.95%) Network Security
4 38 (4.82%) Internet
5 37 (4.70%) LAN
6 29 (3.68%) TCP/IP
7 24 (3.05%) VPN
8 22 (2.79%) DHCP
8 22 (2.79%) DNS
9 20 (2.54%) SAN
10 18 (2.28%) Cisco ASA
10 18 (2.28%) VoIP
11 17 (2.16%) HTTP
12 16 (2.03%) FTP
13 14 (1.78%) SSL
14 13 (1.65%) Wireshark
15 12 (1.52%) Cisco Nexus
15 12 (1.52%) DMZ
15 12 (1.52%) SMTP
15 12 (1.52%) X.400
Database & Business Intelligence
1 77 (9.77%) MongoDB
2 53 (6.73%) SQL Server
3 50 (6.35%) Hadoop
4 48 (6.09%) Big Data
5 21 (2.66%) MS Access
6 17 (2.16%) Relational Database
7 16 (2.03%) MySQL
8 14 (1.78%) Crystal Reports
8 14 (1.78%) NoSQL
8 14 (1.78%) RDBMS
9 13 (1.65%) Apache Hive
10 12 (1.52%) SQL Server 2012
11 11 (1.40%) SQL Server Integration Services
11 11 (1.40%) SQL Server Reporting Services
12 8 (1.02%) Oracle Database
12 8 (1.02%) SQL Server 2008
12 8 (1.02%) SQL Server Analysis Services
13 7 (0.89%) Data Warehouse
14 6 (0.76%) Oracle Database 10g
14 6 (0.76%) QlikView
Development Applications
1 43 (5.46%) Maven
1 43 (5.46%) Subversion
2 26 (3.30%) Ant
2 26 (3.30%) Apache Ivy
3 22 (2.79%) Team Foundation Server
4 19 (2.41%) Jenkins
5 18 (2.28%) Oracle Forms
6 16 (2.03%) Cucumber
7 11 (1.40%) LoadRunner
8 9 (1.14%) Selenium
9 8 (1.02%) SpecFlow
9 8 (1.02%) Visual Studio
10 6 (0.76%) JUnit
11 4 (0.51%) JIRA
11 4 (0.51%) Rational DOORS
12 3 (0.38%) Mockito
13 2 (0.25%) Eclipse
13 2 (0.25%) Git (software)
13 2 (0.25%) Hudson
14 1 (0.13%) NUnit
General
1 83 (10.53%) Finance
2 70 (8.88%) Telecoms
3 37 (4.70%) Banking
4 17 (2.16%) Aerospace
5 16 (2.03%) Manufacturing
6 15 (1.90%) Legal
6 15 (1.90%) Military
7 9 (1.14%) Marketing
8 8 (1.02%) Electronics
9 7 (0.89%) Multimedia
10 4 (0.51%) Back Office
11 3 (0.38%) Games
11 3 (0.38%) Law
12 2 (0.25%) Automotive
12 2 (0.25%) Billing
12 2 (0.25%) Local Government
13 1 (0.13%) Publishing
13 1 (0.13%) Retail
Job Titles
1 121 (15.36%) Analyst
2 115 (14.59%) Developer
3 84 (10.66%) Support Engineer
4 72 (9.14%) Consultant
5 65 (8.25%) Architect
6 52 (6.60%) Java Developer
7 47 (5.96%) Project Manager
8 42 (5.33%) Software Engineer
9 41 (5.20%) 2nd Line Engineer
10 39 (4.95%) Systems Engineer
11 38 (4.82%) 3rd Line Engineer
12 37 (4.70%) 3rd Line Support
12 37 (4.70%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
13 36 (4.57%) Security Consultant
14 35 (4.44%) Security Architect
15 33 (4.19%) 2nd Line Support
16 32 (4.06%) Test Analyst
17 31 (3.93%) Cybersecurity Architect
17 31 (3.93%) Tester
18 30 (3.81%) Network Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 99 (12.56%) HTML
2 58 (7.36%) Hibernate
3 53 (6.73%) Spring
4 51 (6.47%) XML
5 50 (6.35%) HTML5
6 49 (6.22%) Web Services
7 47 (5.96%) AngularJS
7 47 (5.96%) CSS
8 43 (5.46%) .NET
8 43 (5.46%) WSDL
9 42 (5.33%) Dojo
9 42 (5.33%) SOAP
10 37 (4.70%) jQuery
11 33 (4.19%) J2EE
11 33 (4.19%) JPA
12 31 (3.93%) Backbone.js
12 31 (3.93%) Ember.js
12 31 (3.93%) React
13 30 (3.81%) Spring MVC
13 30 (3.81%) Spring Web Flow
Miscellaneous
1 62 (7.87%) Computer Science
2 49 (6.22%) Analytical Skills
3 48 (6.09%) Management Information System
4 42 (5.33%) Driving Licence
5 41 (5.20%) PKI
6 31 (3.93%) Visualisation
7 27 (3.43%) RIA
8 25 (3.17%) CESG
9 23 (2.92%) Data Centre
9 23 (2.92%) Security Operations Centre
10 18 (2.28%) Cybercrime
11 15 (1.90%) Cryptography
11 15 (1.90%) iPhone
12 12 (1.52%) iPad
13 8 (1.02%) Clustering
14 7 (0.89%) Cyber Attack
14 7 (0.89%) Learning Management System
14 7 (0.89%) User Experience
14 7 (0.89%) Virtual Team
15 6 (0.76%) Fat Client
Operating Systems
1 231 (29.31%) Windows
2 150 (19.04%) Linux
3 98 (12.44%) Windows Server 2012
4 94 (11.93%) Windows Server
5 69 (8.76%) Unix
6 68 (8.63%) Windows Server 2003
7 66 (8.38%) Android
8 54 (6.85%) Windows Server 2008
9 53 (6.73%) Apple iOS
10 26 (3.30%) Windows 7
11 15 (1.90%) Windows 10
12 13 (1.65%) Windows Phone
13 12 (1.52%) Windows 8
14 10 (1.27%) Windows 2000
15 9 (1.14%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
15 9 (1.14%) Ubuntu
15 9 (1.14%) Windows XP
16 6 (0.76%) Solaris
17 3 (0.38%) Debian
17 3 (0.38%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 174 (22.08%) ITIL
2 166 (21.07%) Agile Software Development
3 123 (15.61%) Cybersecurity
4 85 (10.79%) Software Engineering
5 74 (9.39%) Project Management
6 69 (8.76%) PRINCE2
7 61 (7.74%) Security Architecture
8 58 (7.36%) iOS Development
8 58 (7.36%) Mobile Development
9 57 (7.23%) Infrastructure Management
10 56 (7.11%) Android Development
11 53 (6.73%) Open Source
12 49 (6.22%) Automated Testing
13 47 (5.96%) UML
14 46 (5.84%) Scrum
14 46 (5.84%) Service Delivery
15 42 (5.33%) OO
16 41 (5.20%) MVC
17 40 (5.08%) SIEM
18 39 (4.95%) Continuous Integration
Programming Languages
1 190 (24.11%) Java
2 112 (14.21%) SQL
3 103 (13.07%) JavaScript
4 98 (12.44%) C
5 91 (11.55%) C++
6 61 (7.74%) C#
7 51 (6.47%) Python
8 42 (5.33%) PowerShell
9 37 (4.70%) PHP
10 35 (4.44%) Perl
11 21 (2.66%) VBA
12 17 (2.16%) Ruby
12 17 (2.16%) Shell Script
13 16 (2.03%) Delphi
13 16 (2.03%) Pascal
14 14 (1.78%) VB
15 11 (1.40%) PL/SQL
16 10 (1.27%) T-SQL
17 7 (0.89%) Scala
18 5 (0.63%) Objective-C
Qualifications
1 788 (100.00%) Security Cleared
2 236 (29.95%) DV Cleared
3 141 (17.89%) Degree
4 71 (9.01%) Cisco Certification
5 65 (8.25%) CCNA
6 55 (6.98%) CISSP
7 51 (6.47%) Microsoft Certification
8 39 (4.95%) MCSE
9 38 (4.82%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
10 29 (3.68%) ISEB
11 28 (3.55%) CEH
11 28 (3.55%) SANS
12 25 (3.17%) MCSA
13 24 (3.05%) CISM
14 18 (2.28%) ISTQB
15 15 (1.90%) CCNP
15 15 (1.90%) CREST Certified
16 14 (1.78%) GCIA
16 14 (1.78%) GIAC
17 12 (1.52%) CISA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 43 (5.46%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 31 (3.93%) SLA
3 23 (2.92%) QA
4 13 (1.65%) HMG Security Policy Framework
4 13 (1.65%) PCI DSS
5 8 (1.02%) COBIT
5 8 (1.02%) Sarbanes-Oxley
6 4 (0.51%) JSP 440
7 3 (0.38%) ISO 9001
8 2 (0.25%) Data Quality
8 2 (0.25%) GPG13
8 2 (0.25%) HMG Infosec
8 2 (0.25%) TickIT
System Software
1 110 (13.96%) VMware Infrastructure
2 78 (9.90%) Active Directory
3 53 (6.73%) Hyper-V
4 36 (4.57%) vSphere
5 24 (3.05%) VMware ESXi
6 12 (1.52%) Snort
6 12 (1.52%) Virtual Machines
7 8 (1.02%) vCloud
8 6 (0.76%) Terminal Services
9 5 (0.63%) Firmware
9 5 (0.63%) Oracle RAC
10 3 (0.38%) DFS Replication
10 3 (0.38%) EMC RecoverPoint
10 3 (0.38%) NFS
10 3 (0.38%) Virtual Desktop
10 3 (0.38%) Virtual Servers
10 3 (0.38%) VMware ESX
11 2 (0.25%) Microsoft App-V
12 1 (0.13%) Docker
Systems Management
1 22 (2.79%) SCCM
2 20 (2.54%) Nagios
3 13 (1.65%) HP Quality Center
4 12 (1.52%) SCOM
5 11 (1.40%) RSA enVision
6 10 (1.27%) Backup Exec
6 10 (1.27%) NetBackup
6 10 (1.27%) WSUS
7 8 (1.02%) Netcool
8 6 (0.76%) OPNET
9 5 (0.63%) Host Intrusion Detection System
9 5 (0.63%) Network Intrusion Detection System
9 5 (0.63%) Norton AntiVirus
10 4 (0.51%) QRadar
10 4 (0.51%) SCOrch
10 4 (0.51%) vRealize
11 3 (0.38%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
11 3 (0.38%) SCDPM
11 3 (0.38%) SnapMirror
11 3 (0.38%) SnapVault
Vendors
1 211 (26.78%) Microsoft
2 184 (23.35%) VMware
3 84 (10.66%) Cisco
4 76 (9.64%) Oracle
5 42 (5.33%) HP
5 42 (5.33%) Juniper
6 29 (3.68%) Adobe
7 24 (3.05%) ArcSight
8 20 (2.54%) IBM
8 20 (2.54%) Symantec
9 17 (2.16%) Dell
9 17 (2.16%) Red Hat
9 17 (2.16%) Remedy
10 16 (2.03%) Veeam
11 15 (1.90%) CheckPoint
12 13 (1.65%) SAP
13 12 (1.52%) Citrix
13 12 (1.52%) LogRhythm
13 12 (1.52%) Splunk
14 11 (1.40%) Riverbed
Cheltenham, Gloucestershire
Executive Recruitment Services (ERS)
Salary: £55000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Cheltenham
Recruitment Genius Ltd
Salary: £50000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Bristol Area
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £40,000 - £60,000
Posted: Yesterday
Gloucester, Gloucestershire
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £40,000 - £60,000
Posted: Yesterday
Bristol, Avon
Executive Recruitment Services (ERS)
Salary: £40000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Bristol Area
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £40,000 - £55,000
Posted: Yesterday
Gloucester, Gloucestershire
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £40,000 - £55,000
Posted: Yesterday
Gloucestershire
Informatiq Consulting
Salary: £30000 - £60000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Dorchester, Dorset
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 20,000-25,000
Posted: Yesterday
Gloucester, Gloucestershire
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £53,000- £80,000 plus an attractive bonus, car and pension scheme
Posted: 3 days ago
Gloucester, Gloucestershire
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £53,000- £80,000 plus an attractive bonus, car and pension scheme
Posted: 3 days ago
Bristol
Computer Futures
Salary: bonus and benefits
Posted: 7 days ago
Cheltenham
Computer Futures
Salary: bonus and benefits
Posted: 8 days ago
Gloucester, Gloucestershire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 25,000 - 45,000
Posted: 4 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Executive Recruitment Services (ERS)
Salary: £42000 - £50000 per annum + Pension, Healthcare
Posted: 2 days ago
Gloucester, Gloucestershire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 30,000 - 50,000 plus excellent benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Taunton, Somerset
ReThink Recruitment
Salary: £35000.00 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Corsham, Wiltshire
Obscurant
Salary: From £28,000 to £31,000 per annum Excellent company benefits - Pension
Posted: 14 days ago
Gloucestershire
Sanderson
Salary: £35000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: 23 days ago
Gloucestershire
Sanderson
Salary: £25000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 23 days ago
Chippenham, Wiltshire
The People Network
Salary: £25000 - £40000 per annum + Superb Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Cheltenham
Hays Specialist Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £50000 - £55000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 16 days ago
Corsham
Hays Specialist Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £50000 - £55000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 16 days ago
Cheltenham
Computer Futures
Salary: competitive
Posted: 17 days ago
Bristol
Hays Specialist Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £46000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 18 days ago
Chippenham
Ampersand Consulting
Salary: £45000 per annum + Fantastic Benefits
Posted: 18 days ago
South West England
People Source Consulting
Salary: £44000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: 15 days ago