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

3 months to
30 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Security Check (SC) Clearance
Rank 29 66 69
Rank change year-on-year
+37 +3
Permanent jobs citing SC Cleared 438 246 231
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 7.74% 4.22% 3.79%
As % of the Qualifications category 23.11% 14.08% 14.09%
Number of salaries quoted 329 212 183
Median salary £42,500 £42,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
- -5.55%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,200 £30,000 £29,000
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
1895 1747 1640
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 33.47% 29.93% 26.94%
Number of salaries quoted 1487 1371 1296
Median salary £42,500 £40,500 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+4.93% +8.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £26,000 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £60,000
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 August 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 August 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 +34 150 £35,000 -17.64% 5
Gloucestershire +7 123 £47,500 +5.55% 20
Bristol +20 96 £45,000 +5.88% 10
Somerset +32 40 £42,000 -18.04% 3
Devon -3 6 £36,000 +18.03% 3
Dorset -2 5 £33,750 +3.84%
SC Cleared
England

SC Cleared
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 30 August 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.

1 791 (100.00%) Security Cleared
2 232 (29.33%) Windows
3 220 (27.81%) DV Cleared
4 195 (24.65%) VMware
5 194 (24.53%) Microsoft
6 186 (23.51%) Java
7 174 (22.00%) ITIL
8 154 (19.47%) Degree
9 153 (19.34%) Agile Software Development
10 150 (18.96%) Linux
11 129 (16.31%) Cybersecurity
12 121 (15.30%) Firewall
13 112 (14.16%) C
14 110 (13.91%) VMware Infrastructure
15 108 (13.65%) MS Excel
16 105 (13.27%) SQL
16 105 (13.27%) Windows Server 2012
17 98 (12.39%) Windows Server
17 98 (12.39%) HTML
18 94 (11.88%) C++
19 93 (11.76%) Cisco
19 93 (11.76%) MS Exchange
20 91 (11.50%) JavaScript
21 87 (11.00%) Finance
22 83 (10.49%) Software Engineering
23 81 (10.24%) Windows Server 2003
24 72 (9.10%) Telecoms
24 72 (9.10%) Project Management
24 72 (9.10%) Active Directory
25 71 (8.98%) MongoDB

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 93 (11.76%) MS Exchange
2 55 (6.95%) Exchange Server 2010
3 52 (6.57%) SharePoint
4 49 (6.19%) Exchange Server 2007
5 40 (5.06%) Alfresco
6 39 (4.93%) Joomla!
7 24 (3.03%) SharePoint 2013
8 21 (2.65%) Exchange Server 2013
9 20 (2.53%) SharePoint 2010
10 19 (2.40%) IIS
10 19 (2.40%) Skype for Business
10 19 (2.40%) WebLogic
11 16 (2.02%) JBoss
12 13 (1.64%) Apache Pig
12 13 (1.64%) Apache Spark
12 13 (1.64%) CMS
12 13 (1.64%) Elasticsearch
13 12 (1.52%) Apache
14 10 (1.26%) WebSphere
15 9 (1.14%) Exchange Server 2003
Applications
1 108 (13.65%) MS Excel
2 37 (4.68%) MS Project
3 34 (4.30%) MS Office
4 7 (0.88%) Adobe Creative Suite
4 7 (0.88%) Adobe Illustrator
5 6 (0.76%) 3ds Max
5 6 (0.76%) Maya
6 4 (0.51%) MS PowerPoint
6 4 (0.51%) MS Visio
6 4 (0.51%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 7 (0.88%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 4 (0.51%) Oracle Utilities
3 2 (0.25%) Dynamics NAV
3 2 (0.25%) Remedy ITSM
3 2 (0.25%) Teamcenter
Cloud Services
1 36 (4.55%) Office 365
2 14 (1.77%) GitHub
3 9 (1.14%) SaaS
4 4 (0.51%) Amazon AWS
5 2 (0.25%) Cloud Computing
5 2 (0.25%) IaaS
5 2 (0.25%) Microsoft Azure
5 2 (0.25%) PaaS
6 1 (0.13%) Amazon S3
6 1 (0.13%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
6 1 (0.13%) Azure Active Directory
6 1 (0.13%) Heroku
Communications & Networking
1 121 (15.30%) Firewall
2 43 (5.44%) Internet
3 35 (4.42%) TCP/IP
4 34 (4.30%) WAN
5 28 (3.54%) LAN
6 27 (3.41%) Network Security
6 27 (3.41%) VPN
7 25 (3.16%) DHCP
7 25 (3.16%) DNS
8 22 (2.78%) Cisco ASA
8 22 (2.78%) SAN
8 22 (2.78%) VoIP
9 18 (2.28%) SSL
10 16 (2.02%) Cisco Nexus
11 13 (1.64%) Wireshark
12 11 (1.39%) HTTP
12 11 (1.39%) MPLS
13 10 (1.26%) FTP
13 10 (1.26%) Intranet
14 9 (1.14%) Remote Desktop
Database & Business Intelligence
1 71 (8.98%) MongoDB
2 55 (6.95%) SQL Server
3 43 (5.44%) Big Data
3 43 (5.44%) Hadoop
4 16 (2.02%) MySQL
5 14 (1.77%) MS Access
6 13 (1.64%) Apache Hive
6 13 (1.64%) NoSQL
6 13 (1.64%) Relational Database
7 12 (1.52%) Crystal Reports
7 12 (1.52%) RDBMS
7 12 (1.52%) SQL Server 2012
8 11 (1.39%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 11 (1.39%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 8 (1.01%) Data Warehouse
9 8 (1.01%) Oracle Database
9 8 (1.01%) SQL Server 2008
9 8 (1.01%) SQL Server Analysis Services
10 5 (0.63%) Oracle Database 10g
10 5 (0.63%) QlikView
Development Applications
1 45 (5.69%) Subversion
2 44 (5.56%) Maven
3 29 (3.67%) Ant
3 29 (3.67%) Apache Ivy
4 17 (2.15%) Oracle Forms
4 17 (2.15%) Team Foundation Server
5 16 (2.02%) Jenkins
6 14 (1.77%) Cucumber
7 12 (1.52%) LoadRunner
7 12 (1.52%) Visual Studio
8 10 (1.26%) Selenium
9 7 (0.88%) JUnit
9 7 (0.88%) SpecFlow
10 6 (0.76%) JIRA
10 6 (0.76%) Rational DOORS
11 2 (0.25%) Eclipse
11 2 (0.25%) Mockito
11 2 (0.25%) NUnit
12 1 (0.13%) GCC
12 1 (0.13%) Hudson
General
1 87 (11.00%) Finance
2 72 (9.10%) Telecoms
3 39 (4.93%) Banking
4 23 (2.91%) Military
5 20 (2.53%) Manufacturing
6 15 (1.90%) Multimedia
7 14 (1.77%) Legal
8 11 (1.39%) Aerospace
9 10 (1.26%) Electronics
10 9 (1.14%) Marketing
11 7 (0.88%) Games
12 4 (0.51%) Back Office
13 2 (0.25%) Billing
13 2 (0.25%) Local Government
14 1 (0.13%) Automotive
14 1 (0.13%) Law
14 1 (0.13%) Publishing
14 1 (0.13%) Retail
Job Titles
1 128 (16.18%) Developer
2 114 (14.41%) Analyst
3 95 (12.01%) Support Engineer
4 79 (9.99%) Consultant
5 61 (7.71%) Architect
6 50 (6.32%) Java Developer
7 49 (6.19%) Security Consultant
8 46 (5.82%) Systems Engineer
9 44 (5.56%) 2nd Line Engineer
10 40 (5.06%) Software Engineer
11 38 (4.80%) Project Manager
12 37 (4.68%) 3rd Line Engineer
13 36 (4.55%) 2nd Line Support
14 35 (4.42%) 3rd Line Support
14 35 (4.42%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
14 35 (4.42%) Security Architect
15 32 (4.05%) Tester
16 31 (3.92%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
16 31 (3.92%) Infrastructure Engineer
17 28 (3.54%) Network Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 98 (12.39%) HTML
2 54 (6.83%) Hibernate
2 54 (6.83%) HTML5
3 49 (6.19%) Spring
4 48 (6.07%) CSS
5 46 (5.82%) Web Services
6 43 (5.44%) XML
7 42 (5.31%) .NET
8 40 (5.06%) WSDL
9 39 (4.93%) AngularJS
9 39 (4.93%) Dojo
9 39 (4.93%) SOAP
10 35 (4.42%) jQuery
11 33 (4.17%) JPA
12 31 (3.92%) Spring MVC
12 31 (3.92%) Spring Web Flow
13 30 (3.79%) J2EE
14 29 (3.67%) Apache Flex
14 29 (3.67%) XHTML
15 26 (3.29%) Backbone.js
Miscellaneous
1 64 (8.09%) Computer Science
2 47 (5.94%) PKI
3 43 (5.44%) Management Information System
4 42 (5.31%) Analytical Skills
5 39 (4.93%) Driving Licence
6 30 (3.79%) RIA
6 30 (3.79%) Security Operations Centre
7 26 (3.29%) Data Centre
7 26 (3.29%) Visualisation
8 18 (2.28%) CESG
9 14 (1.77%) iPhone
10 13 (1.64%) Cybercrime
10 13 (1.64%) Learning Management System
11 12 (1.52%) iPad
11 12 (1.52%) SCORM
12 11 (1.39%) Cryptography
13 9 (1.14%) Clustering
14 7 (0.88%) Chemistry
14 7 (0.88%) Cyber Attack
15 6 (0.76%) Animation
Operating Systems
1 232 (29.33%) Windows
2 150 (18.96%) Linux
3 105 (13.27%) Windows Server 2012
4 98 (12.39%) Windows Server
5 81 (10.24%) Windows Server 2003
6 64 (8.09%) Unix
7 62 (7.84%) Android
8 61 (7.71%) Windows Server 2008
9 49 (6.19%) Apple iOS
10 21 (2.65%) Windows 7
11 13 (1.64%) Windows Phone
12 12 (1.52%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
12 12 (1.52%) Windows 2000
13 11 (1.39%) Windows 8
14 10 (1.26%) Ubuntu
14 10 (1.26%) Windows 10
14 10 (1.26%) Windows XP
15 7 (0.88%) Solaris
15 7 (0.88%) Windows Vista
16 3 (0.38%) Debian
Processes & Methodologies
1 174 (22.00%) ITIL
2 153 (19.34%) Agile Software Development
3 129 (16.31%) Cybersecurity
4 83 (10.49%) Software Engineering
5 72 (9.10%) Project Management
6 67 (8.47%) Security Architecture
7 65 (8.22%) PRINCE2
8 61 (7.71%) UML
9 54 (6.83%) iOS Development
9 54 (6.83%) Mobile Development
10 53 (6.70%) Android Development
11 50 (6.32%) Open Source
12 43 (5.44%) Automated Testing
12 43 (5.44%) Information Security
13 42 (5.31%) Continuous Integration
13 42 (5.31%) SDLC
13 42 (5.31%) SIEM
14 40 (5.06%) OO
15 39 (4.93%) MVC
15 39 (4.93%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 186 (23.51%) Java
2 112 (14.16%) C
3 105 (13.27%) SQL
4 94 (11.88%) C++
5 91 (11.50%) JavaScript
6 59 (7.46%) C#
7 49 (6.19%) Python
8 42 (5.31%) PowerShell
9 35 (4.42%) Perl
9 35 (4.42%) PHP
10 18 (2.28%) Ruby
11 14 (1.77%) VB
11 14 (1.77%) VBA
12 13 (1.64%) Shell Script
13 11 (1.39%) Pascal
13 11 (1.39%) PL/SQL
14 10 (1.26%) Delphi
15 8 (1.01%) T-SQL
16 7 (0.88%) Scala
17 6 (0.76%) Objective-C
Qualifications
1 791 (100.00%) Security Cleared
2 220 (27.81%) DV Cleared
3 154 (19.47%) Degree
4 68 (8.60%) Cisco Certification
5 60 (7.59%) CCNA
6 53 (6.70%) CISSP
7 38 (4.80%) Microsoft Certification
8 35 (4.42%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
9 31 (3.92%) MCSE
10 28 (3.54%) SANS
11 26 (3.29%) ISEB
12 24 (3.03%) CISM
13 21 (2.65%) CEH
14 20 (2.53%) CREST Certified
15 18 (2.28%) GCIA
15 18 (2.28%) ISTQB
16 16 (2.02%) MCSA
17 15 (1.90%) CCNP
17 15 (1.90%) GCIH
18 12 (1.52%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 47 (5.94%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 32 (4.05%) SLA
3 20 (2.53%) QA
4 14 (1.77%) HMG Security Policy Framework
4 14 (1.77%) PCI DSS
5 8 (1.01%) COBIT
5 8 (1.01%) Sarbanes-Oxley
6 4 (0.51%) HMG Infosec
7 3 (0.38%) GPG13
7 3 (0.38%) JSP 440
8 2 (0.25%) Data Quality
8 2 (0.25%) ISO 9001
9 1 (0.13%) TickIT
System Software
1 110 (13.91%) VMware Infrastructure
2 72 (9.10%) Active Directory
3 50 (6.32%) Hyper-V
4 48 (6.07%) vSphere
5 27 (3.41%) VMware ESXi
6 17 (2.15%) Snort
7 8 (1.01%) Virtual Machines
7 8 (1.01%) VMware ESX
8 7 (0.88%) vCloud
9 6 (0.76%) Terminal Services
10 5 (0.63%) Firmware
11 4 (0.51%) Oracle RAC
11 4 (0.51%) Virtual Servers
12 3 (0.38%) DFS Replication
12 3 (0.38%) Virtual Desktop
13 2 (0.25%) Microsoft App-V
14 1 (0.13%) EMC RecoverPoint
14 1 (0.13%) Forefront TMG
14 1 (0.13%) NFS
14 1 (0.13%) Samba
Systems Management
1 24 (3.03%) SCCM
2 14 (1.77%) Backup Exec
3 13 (1.64%) Nagios
3 13 (1.64%) RSA enVision
3 13 (1.64%) SCOM
4 12 (1.52%) HP Quality Center
4 12 (1.52%) NetBackup
5 10 (1.26%) Norton AntiVirus
6 8 (1.01%) McAfee ePO
6 8 (1.01%) WSUS
7 6 (0.76%) Netcool
8 5 (0.63%) Cisco CUCM
8 5 (0.63%) Cisco IPCC
8 5 (0.63%) Cisco UCCE
8 5 (0.63%) Cisco UCCX
8 5 (0.63%) Host Intrusion Detection System
8 5 (0.63%) Network Intrusion Detection System
8 5 (0.63%) OPNET
9 4 (0.51%) SCOrch
10 3 (0.38%) SCDPM
Vendors
1 195 (24.65%) VMware
2 194 (24.53%) Microsoft
3 93 (11.76%) Cisco
4 68 (8.60%) Oracle
5 48 (6.07%) Juniper
6 42 (5.31%) HP
7 36 (4.55%) Adobe
8 27 (3.41%) ArcSight
9 25 (3.16%) Symantec
10 20 (2.53%) Red Hat
10 20 (2.53%) Remedy
11 18 (2.28%) Dell
12 16 (2.02%) CheckPoint
12 16 (2.02%) Veeam
13 15 (1.90%) LogRhythm
14 14 (1.77%) SAP
15 13 (1.64%) IBM
15 13 (1.64%) Splunk
16 12 (1.52%) Kenexa
17 11 (1.39%) Riverbed
Gloucester, Gloucestershire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 55,000-65,000 plus bonus of 15% basic salary
Posted: 13 hours ago
Salisbury, Wiltshire
Sopra Steria Recruitment
Salary: From £35,000 to £41,000 per annum Flexible Benefits
Posted: 19 hours ago
South West
Whitehall Resources Ltd
Salary: Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Gloucester, Gloucestershire
Colston Consulting LLP
Posted: Yesterday
Cheltenham, Gloucestershire
Informatiq Consulting
Salary: £24000 - £27000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Wiltshire
Datasource Computer Employment
Posted: Yesterday
Gloucester, Gloucestershire
Executive Recruitment Services (ERS)
Posted: 2 days ago
Gloucestershire
Informatiq Consulting
Salary: £30000 - £60000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Gloucestershire
DCL Search & Selection
Salary: £70000 - £80000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Gloucestershire
Executive Recruitment Services (ERS)
Posted: 5 days ago
Gloucester, Gloucestershire
Lorien Resourcing
Salary: Negotiable + bonus + pension
Posted: 4 days ago
Gloucestershire
Executive Recruitment Services (ERS)
Salary: £22000 - £30000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Colston Consulting
Salary: £30000 - £70000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Cheltenham, Gloucestershire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 35000 - 50000 + Car + Bonus
Posted: 6 days ago
Gloucester, Gloucestershire
Executive Recruitment Services (ERS)
Posted: 5 days ago
Gloucester, Gloucestershire
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £30,000 - £45,000
Posted: 5 days ago
Bristol Area
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £30,000 - £45,000
Posted: 5 days ago
Bristol, Avon
The People Network
Salary: £35000 - £50000 per annum + plus benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Swindon
Computer Futures
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 7 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Haybrook IT Resourcing Ltd
Salary: Up to £35,000 per annum + benefits + career progression
Posted: 6 days ago
Gloucester, Gloucestershire
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £45,000 - £60,000
Posted: 5 days ago
Bristol Area
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £45,000 - £60,000
Posted: 5 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Harris Global
Salary: From £80,000 to £90,000 per annum Benefits + Bonus
Posted: 4 days ago
Gloucestershire
aap3
Salary: £22000 - £30000.00 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 12 days ago
Cheltenham, Gloucestershire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 35,000 - 75,000 + excellent benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Chippenham, Wiltshire
The People Network
Salary: £25000 - £40000 per annum + Superb Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Cheltenham
Hays Specialist Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £40000.00 - £60000.00 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 22 days ago
Cheltenham
Computer Futures
Salary: Bonus AND Benefits
Posted: 23 days ago
Bristol
Computer Futures
Salary: Bonus AND Benefits
Posted: 23 days ago
Bristol, Avon
The People Network
Salary: £25000 - £45000 per annum + superb benefits
Posted: 6 days ago