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 27 June 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
27 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Security Check (SC) Clearance
Rank 36 75 77
Rank change year-on-year
+39 +2
Permanent jobs citing SC Cleared 341 220 219
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 6.52% 3.69% 3.55%
As % of the Qualifications category 21.31% 12.43% 13.02%
Number of salaries quoted 271 167 168
Median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £32,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £60,450 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year
- -5.26%
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
1600 1770 1682
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 30.61% 29.73% 27.25%
Number of salaries quoted 1258 1386 1310
Median salary £40,500 £39,000 £38,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+3.84% +1.29%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £25,000 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £57,000 £57,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,000 £41,000
% change year-on-year
+1.19% +2.43%

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 27 June 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 27 June 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
Bristol +33 119 £41,250 +3.12% 14
Wiltshire +37 106 £35,000 -9.09% 15
Gloucestershire +11 72 £49,000 +8.88% 19
Somerset +10 22 £36,750 -18.33% 1
Dorset +8 4 £53,000 +17.77%
Devon -3 4 £33,000 -34.65% 2
SC Cleared
England

SC Cleared
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 27 June 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.

1 795 (100.00%) Security Cleared
2 232 (29.18%) Windows
3 192 (24.15%) VMware
4 189 (23.77%) DV Cleared
5 182 (22.89%) Microsoft
6 167 (21.01%) Java
7 164 (20.63%) ITIL
8 159 (20.00%) Degree
9 157 (19.75%) Agile Software Development
10 138 (17.36%) Linux
11 124 (15.60%) Cybersecurity
12 119 (14.97%) Firewall
13 108 (13.58%) HTML
14 102 (12.83%) C
15 97 (12.20%) Cisco
16 96 (12.08%) JavaScript
16 96 (12.08%) Windows Server 2012
17 95 (11.95%) VMware Infrastructure
17 95 (11.95%) Windows Server 2003
18 93 (11.70%) SQL
19 92 (11.57%) Finance
20 91 (11.45%) MS Exchange
21 87 (10.94%) UML
21 87 (10.94%) Windows Server
22 79 (9.94%) MS Excel
23 76 (9.56%) SQL Server
24 74 (9.31%) C++
25 73 (9.18%) Computer Science
26 72 (9.06%) Security Architecture
27 71 (8.93%) Telecoms

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 91 (11.45%) MS Exchange
2 62 (7.80%) Exchange Server 2010
3 50 (6.29%) Exchange Server 2007
4 48 (6.04%) SharePoint
5 44 (5.53%) Alfresco
5 44 (5.53%) Joomla!
6 32 (4.03%) SharePoint 2013
7 25 (3.14%) SharePoint 2010
8 22 (2.77%) Skype for Business
9 20 (2.52%) Exchange Server 2003
10 19 (2.39%) WebLogic
11 18 (2.26%) Exchange Server 2000
12 15 (1.89%) CMS
12 15 (1.89%) Exchange Server 2013
13 14 (1.76%) JBoss
14 13 (1.64%) Apache
15 7 (0.88%) IIS
15 7 (0.88%) MS Project Server
15 7 (0.88%) WebSphere
16 6 (0.75%) Elasticsearch
Applications
1 79 (9.94%) MS Excel
2 31 (3.90%) MS Office
3 23 (2.89%) MS Project
4 18 (2.26%) Adobe Creative Suite
5 7 (0.88%) Adobe Illustrator
6 6 (0.75%) 3ds Max
6 6 (0.75%) Maya
7 3 (0.38%) Spreadsheet
8 2 (0.25%) AutoCAD
9 1 (0.13%) InfoPath
9 1 (0.13%) OmniGraffle
Business Applications
1 5 (0.63%) Remedy ITSM
1 5 (0.63%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 3 (0.38%) Dynamics NAV
3 2 (0.25%) Primavera
3 2 (0.25%) Teamcenter
Cloud Services
1 30 (3.77%) Office 365
2 13 (1.64%) GitHub
3 11 (1.38%) SaaS
4 4 (0.50%) PaaS
5 3 (0.38%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
5 3 (0.38%) Cloud Computing
5 3 (0.38%) Heroku
5 3 (0.38%) IaaS
6 2 (0.25%) Amazon AWS
6 2 (0.25%) Amazon S3
7 1 (0.13%) Azure Active Directory
7 1 (0.13%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 119 (14.97%) Firewall
2 54 (6.79%) Internet
3 44 (5.53%) TCP/IP
4 40 (5.03%) DNS
5 34 (4.28%) SAN
6 33 (4.15%) DHCP
7 20 (2.52%) SSL
7 20 (2.52%) VPN
8 19 (2.39%) LAN
8 19 (2.39%) WAN
9 18 (2.26%) Cisco ASA
10 16 (2.01%) NAS
10 16 (2.01%) VoIP
11 15 (1.89%) Cisco Nexus
12 12 (1.51%) Intranet
13 11 (1.38%) Wireshark
14 10 (1.26%) HTTP
15 8 (1.01%) MPLS
15 8 (1.01%) OSPF
16 7 (0.88%) Extranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 76 (9.56%) SQL Server
2 61 (7.67%) MongoDB
3 28 (3.52%) Big Data
3 28 (3.52%) Hadoop
4 12 (1.51%) BusinessObjects
4 12 (1.51%) SQL Server 2012
5 11 (1.38%) MS Access
6 10 (1.26%) NoSQL
6 10 (1.26%) QlikView
7 9 (1.13%) SQL Server 2008
7 9 (1.13%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 8 (1.01%) Crystal Reports
8 8 (1.01%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 8 (1.01%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 7 (0.88%) Data Warehouse
9 7 (0.88%) MySQL
10 6 (0.75%) GIS
10 6 (0.75%) Oracle Database
11 5 (0.63%) Data Mining
12 4 (0.50%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 54 (6.79%) Subversion
2 50 (6.29%) Maven
3 37 (4.65%) Ant
3 37 (4.65%) Apache Ivy
4 17 (2.14%) Jenkins
5 14 (1.76%) Oracle Forms
6 13 (1.64%) Selenium
6 13 (1.64%) Visual Studio
7 12 (1.51%) Axure RP
7 12 (1.51%) JIRA
8 11 (1.38%) Balsamiq Mockups
9 10 (1.26%) JUnit
10 9 (1.13%) Cucumber
10 9 (1.13%) LoadRunner
11 7 (0.88%) Rational DOORS
11 7 (0.88%) Team Foundation Server
12 6 (0.75%) SpecFlow
13 5 (0.63%) FitNesse
13 5 (0.63%) TestDirector
14 4 (0.50%) NUnit
General
1 92 (11.57%) Finance
2 71 (8.93%) Telecoms
3 44 (5.53%) Banking
4 28 (3.52%) Manufacturing
5 26 (3.27%) Military
6 25 (3.14%) Legal
7 15 (1.89%) Electronics
7 15 (1.89%) Multimedia
8 11 (1.38%) Marketing
9 9 (1.13%) Aerospace
10 8 (1.01%) Games
11 4 (0.50%) Back Office
11 4 (0.50%) Law
12 2 (0.25%) Automotive
12 2 (0.25%) Billing
13 1 (0.13%) Advertising
13 1 (0.13%) Publishing
13 1 (0.13%) Retail
Job Titles
1 134 (16.86%) Developer
2 119 (14.97%) Analyst
3 100 (12.58%) Consultant
4 94 (11.82%) Support Engineer
5 73 (9.18%) Security Consultant
6 61 (7.67%) Architect
7 51 (6.42%) Systems Engineer
8 49 (6.16%) 2nd Line Engineer
9 46 (5.79%) Java Developer
10 45 (5.66%) 2nd Line Support
11 39 (4.91%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
12 37 (4.65%) Infrastructure Engineer
13 30 (3.77%) 3rd Line Engineer
13 30 (3.77%) Security Architect
13 30 (3.77%) Senior Analyst
14 28 (3.52%) Project Manager
14 28 (3.52%) SharePoint Developer
15 27 (3.40%) Test Analyst
16 26 (3.27%) Applications Support
16 26 (3.27%) Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 108 (13.58%) HTML
2 69 (8.68%) CSS
3 60 (7.55%) HTML5
4 53 (6.67%) Web Services
5 52 (6.54%) .NET
6 51 (6.42%) Hibernate
7 47 (5.91%) Spring
8 45 (5.66%) WSDL
9 44 (5.53%) Dojo
9 44 (5.53%) SOAP
10 43 (5.41%) XML
11 41 (5.16%) AngularJS
12 39 (4.91%) XHTML
13 38 (4.78%) JPA
13 38 (4.78%) Spring MVC
13 38 (4.78%) Spring Web Flow
14 37 (4.65%) Apache Flex
15 29 (3.65%) jQuery
16 26 (3.27%) J2EE
17 24 (3.02%) Ember.js
Miscellaneous
1 73 (9.18%) Computer Science
2 42 (5.28%) PKI
3 39 (4.91%) Security Operations Centre
4 37 (4.65%) Management Information System
5 35 (4.40%) Data Centre
6 34 (4.28%) RIA
7 27 (3.40%) Analytical Skills
8 25 (3.14%) Driving Licence
9 22 (2.77%) User Experience
10 13 (1.64%) Learning Management System
10 13 (1.64%) Social Media
10 13 (1.64%) Visualisation
11 12 (1.51%) SCORM
12 11 (1.38%) Graphic Design
13 10 (1.26%) Client/Server
14 8 (1.01%) Cryptography
14 8 (1.01%) Cybercrime
14 8 (1.01%) iPhone
15 7 (0.88%) Chemistry
16 6 (0.75%) Animation
Operating Systems
1 232 (29.18%) Windows
2 138 (17.36%) Linux
3 96 (12.08%) Windows Server 2012
4 95 (11.95%) Windows Server 2003
5 87 (10.94%) Windows Server
6 64 (8.05%) Windows Server 2008
7 55 (6.92%) Android
8 54 (6.79%) Unix
9 47 (5.91%) Apple iOS
10 24 (3.02%) Windows 2000
11 23 (2.89%) Windows 7
12 17 (2.14%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
12 17 (2.14%) Windows XP
13 15 (1.89%) Windows 8
14 14 (1.76%) Windows Vista
15 8 (1.01%) Windows Phone
16 7 (0.88%) CentOS
16 7 (0.88%) Solaris
17 6 (0.75%) Mac OS X
18 5 (0.63%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 164 (20.63%) ITIL
2 157 (19.75%) Agile Software Development
3 124 (15.60%) Cybersecurity
4 87 (10.94%) UML
5 72 (9.06%) Security Architecture
6 68 (8.55%) SDLC
7 65 (8.18%) Software Engineering
8 57 (7.17%) Mentoring
8 57 (7.17%) Project Management
9 53 (6.67%) Information Security
10 52 (6.54%) Android Development
10 52 (6.54%) iOS Development
10 52 (6.54%) Mobile Development
10 52 (6.54%) Open Source
11 49 (6.16%) PRINCE2
12 47 (5.91%) Continuous Integration
12 47 (5.91%) SIEM
13 45 (5.66%) MVC
13 45 (5.66%) Web Development
14 42 (5.28%) Service Management
Programming Languages
1 167 (21.01%) Java
2 102 (12.83%) C
3 96 (12.08%) JavaScript
4 93 (11.70%) SQL
5 74 (9.31%) C++
6 69 (8.68%) C#
7 46 (5.79%) PowerShell
8 38 (4.78%) PHP
9 36 (4.53%) Python
10 19 (2.39%) Ruby
11 13 (1.64%) VBA
12 11 (1.38%) Perl
13 10 (1.26%) T-SQL
14 8 (1.01%) Objective-C
14 8 (1.01%) Pascal
15 7 (0.88%) Delphi
16 6 (0.75%) PL/SQL
16 6 (0.75%) VB
17 5 (0.63%) Scala
17 5 (0.63%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 795 (100.00%) Security Cleared
2 189 (23.77%) DV Cleared
3 159 (20.00%) Degree
4 54 (6.79%) Cisco Certification
5 50 (6.29%) CISSP
6 44 (5.53%) CCNA
7 25 (3.14%) CISM
7 25 (3.14%) ISEB
7 25 (3.14%) SANS
8 22 (2.77%) GCIA
9 20 (2.52%) CREST Certified
9 20 (2.52%) GCIH
9 20 (2.52%) ISTQB
10 19 (2.39%) Microsoft Certification
11 14 (1.76%) ITIL Certification
12 13 (1.64%) BC Cleared
13 12 (1.51%) CCNP
13 12 (1.51%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
14 9 (1.13%) CEH
14 9 (1.13%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 52 (6.54%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 33 (4.15%) SLA
3 25 (3.14%) QA
4 13 (1.64%) GPG13
4 13 (1.64%) HMG Infosec
5 12 (1.51%) HMG Security Policy Framework
6 7 (0.88%) PCI DSS
7 5 (0.63%) RMADS
8 4 (0.50%) COBIT
9 3 (0.38%) Disclosure Scotland
9 3 (0.38%) ISO22301
9 3 (0.38%) Sarbanes-Oxley
10 2 (0.25%) Data Quality
10 2 (0.25%) JSP 440
11 1 (0.13%) ARP4754
11 1 (0.13%) Def Stans
11 1 (0.13%) DO-178B
11 1 (0.13%) IEC 61508
11 1 (0.13%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 95 (11.95%) VMware Infrastructure
2 66 (8.30%) Active Directory
3 59 (7.42%) vSphere
4 34 (4.28%) Hyper-V
5 27 (3.40%) VMware ESXi
6 20 (2.52%) Snort
7 16 (2.01%) vCloud
8 15 (1.89%) VMware ESX
9 5 (0.63%) Virtual Machines
9 5 (0.63%) VMware Server
10 4 (0.50%) Forefront TMG
10 4 (0.50%) Microsoft Virtual Server
10 4 (0.50%) UAG
10 4 (0.50%) Virtual Servers
10 4 (0.50%) XenApp
11 3 (0.38%) DFS Replication
12 2 (0.25%) Microsoft App-V
12 2 (0.25%) Virtual Desktop
13 1 (0.13%) Samba
13 1 (0.13%) Terminal Services
Systems Management
1 27 (3.40%) SCCM
2 22 (2.77%) McAfee ePO
3 21 (2.64%) NetBackup
4 17 (2.14%) Norton AntiVirus
5 15 (1.89%) Backup Exec
5 15 (1.89%) HP Quality Center
5 15 (1.89%) SCOM
6 13 (1.64%) RSA enVision
7 12 (1.51%) Nagios
8 8 (1.01%) QRadar
8 8 (1.01%) WSUS
9 7 (0.88%) Cisco CUCM
9 7 (0.88%) Cisco UCCE
9 7 (0.88%) Cisco UCCX
9 7 (0.88%) RSA Archer
10 6 (0.75%) Cisco IPCC
10 6 (0.75%) Host Intrusion Detection System
11 5 (0.63%) Forefront Identity Manager
11 5 (0.63%) Nessus
11 5 (0.63%) Network Intrusion Detection System
Vendors
1 192 (24.15%) VMware
2 182 (22.89%) Microsoft
3 97 (12.20%) Cisco
4 55 (6.92%) Adobe
5 49 (6.16%) Oracle
6 47 (5.91%) Juniper
7 39 (4.91%) HP
8 34 (4.28%) ArcSight
9 29 (3.65%) Intel Security
10 23 (2.89%) Symantec
11 22 (2.77%) Remedy
12 21 (2.64%) Red Hat
13 19 (2.39%) SolarWinds
14 18 (2.26%) LogRhythm
15 14 (1.76%) EMC
16 13 (1.64%) CheckPoint
16 13 (1.64%) Dell
17 12 (1.51%) Kenexa
17 12 (1.51%) SAP
18 11 (1.38%) Citrix
Plymouth, Devon
Experis Ltd
Salary: £24000 - £30000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 5 hours ago
Gloucester, Gloucestershire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 40,000 - 55,000 + excellent benefits
Posted: 11 hours ago
Chippenham, Wiltshire
Global Technology Solutions Ltd
Salary: £27000 - £28000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 7 hours ago
Bristol, Avon
The People Network
Salary: £35000 - £50000 per annum + plus benefits
Posted: 8 hours ago
Chippenham, Wiltshire
Global Technology Solutions Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £32000 per annum
Posted: 7 hours ago
Gloucester, Gloucestershire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 30,000 - 50,000 plus excellent benefits
Posted: 6 hours ago
Cheltenham, Gloucestershire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 35,000 - 75,000 + excellent benefits
Posted: 11 hours ago
Bristol Area
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £55,000 - 75,000 + outstanding package
Posted: 8 hours ago
Chippenham, Wiltshire
The People Network
Salary: £25000 - £40000 per annum + Superb Benefits
Posted: 8 hours ago
Bristol, Avon
The People Network
Salary: £25000 - £45000 per annum + superb benefits
Posted: 8 hours ago
Chippenham, Wiltshire
The People Network
Salary: £25000 - £45000 per annum + plus superb benefits package
Posted: 8 hours ago
Gloucester, Gloucestershire
Executive Recruitment Services (ERS)
Posted: 3 days ago
Gloucestershire
Executive Recruitment Services (ERS)
Posted: 4 days ago
Gloucester, Gloucestershire
Executive Recruitment Services (ERS)
Posted: 3 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Harris Global
Salary: Benefits + Bonus (market leading)
Posted: 5 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Novate IT Ltd
Salary: £0.000 per annum + Generous salary plus benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Gloucester, Gloucestershire
Executive Recruitment Services (ERS)
Posted: 4 days ago
Plymouth, Devon
Experis Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Gloucestershire
Executive Recruitment Services (ERS)
Salary: £22000 - £30000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Gloucester, Gloucestershire
Circle Recruitment
Salary: £40000 - £55000 per annum + bens package
Posted: 6 days ago
Gloucester, Gloucestershire
Raytheon
Posted: 3 days ago
Cheltenham, Gloucestershire
Acumin
Salary: Up to £95,000 per annum + benefits DOE
Posted: 4 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Haybrook IT Resourcing Ltd
Salary: From £35,000 to £45,000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Cheltenham, Gloucestershire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 30,000 - 50.000
Posted: 6 days ago
Gloucester, Gloucestershire
Circle Recruitment
Salary: £45000 - £60000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Redrock Consulting Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £55000 per annum + Career progression
Posted: 6 days ago
Gloucestershire
Executive Recruitment Services (ERS)
Posted: 5 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Harris Global
Salary: From £50,000 to £65,000 per annum Benefits + Bonus
Posted: 5 days ago
Chippenham, Wiltshire
Global Technology Solutions Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £47000 per annum + Flexible working hours
Posted: 4 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Harris Global
Salary: From £60,000 to £70,000 per annum Benefits + Bonus
Posted: 5 days ago