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

3 months to
24 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Security Check (SC) Clearance
Rank 32 65 68
Rank change year-on-year
+33 +3
Permanent jobs citing SC Cleared 365 255 229
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 6.88% 4.42% 3.84%
As % of the Qualifications category 21.61% 14.93% 13.30%
Number of salaries quoted 302 174 179
Median salary £40,000 £44,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-9.09% +10.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,200 £33,250 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £62,500 £62,500
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £46,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year
-3.22% +3.33%
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
1689 1708 1722
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 31.83% 29.58% 28.88%
Number of salaries quoted 1353 1324 1391
Median salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+5.00% -
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £24,500 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £57,500 £61,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

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 24 May 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 24 May 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 +25 130 £40,000 - 16
Wiltshire +14 116 £32,500 -15.03% 7
Gloucestershire +10 87 £50,250 -4.28% 21
Somerset +2 11 £34,500 -34.28%
Devon +7 5 £33,000 -34.65%
Cornwall - 4 £60,000 -
Dorset 0 1 £48,500 +7.77% 1
SC Cleared
England

SC Cleared
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 24 May 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.

1 785 (100.00%) Security Cleared
2 227 (28.92%) Windows
3 186 (23.69%) DV Cleared
4 181 (23.06%) VMware
5 169 (21.53%) Agile Software Development
5 169 (21.53%) Degree
6 168 (21.40%) Java
7 158 (20.13%) Microsoft
8 154 (19.62%) ITIL
9 139 (17.71%) Linux
10 123 (15.67%) Cybersecurity
11 118 (15.03%) HTML
12 115 (14.65%) Firewall
13 111 (14.14%) C
14 106 (13.50%) JavaScript
15 99 (12.61%) UML
16 98 (12.48%) Finance
17 95 (12.10%) SQL
18 93 (11.85%) Cisco
19 86 (10.96%) VMware Infrastructure
20 85 (10.83%) Windows Server 2003
21 83 (10.57%) MS Exchange
22 80 (10.19%) C++
22 80 (10.19%) Telecoms
23 77 (9.81%) Windows Server 2012
23 77 (9.81%) SDLC
24 76 (9.68%) CSS
25 75 (9.55%) Computer Science
26 73 (9.30%) SQL Server
27 71 (9.04%) MS Excel

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 83 (10.57%) MS Exchange
2 62 (7.90%) Exchange Server 2010
3 50 (6.37%) Alfresco
3 50 (6.37%) Joomla!
4 44 (5.61%) Exchange Server 2007
5 42 (5.35%) SharePoint
6 31 (3.95%) SharePoint 2013
7 24 (3.06%) WebLogic
8 23 (2.93%) SharePoint 2010
9 21 (2.68%) Exchange Server 2003
10 19 (2.42%) Exchange Server 2000
11 18 (2.29%) Apache
12 17 (2.17%) Skype for Business
13 15 (1.91%) CMS
14 14 (1.78%) Node.js
15 13 (1.66%) JBoss
16 11 (1.40%) Exchange Server 2013
17 7 (0.89%) Elasticsearch
18 6 (0.76%) BizTalk Server
18 6 (0.76%) MS Project Server
Applications
1 71 (9.04%) MS Excel
2 21 (2.68%) MS Office
3 18 (2.29%) Adobe Creative Suite
4 16 (2.04%) MS Project
5 7 (0.89%) Adobe Illustrator
6 6 (0.76%) 3ds Max
6 6 (0.76%) Maya
7 4 (0.51%) Spreadsheet
8 3 (0.38%) AutoCAD
9 1 (0.13%) InfoPath
9 1 (0.13%) MS Visio
9 1 (0.13%) OmniGraffle
9 1 (0.13%) Simulink
Business Applications
1 5 (0.64%) Remedy ITSM
2 4 (0.51%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 3 (0.38%) Dynamics NAV
4 2 (0.25%) Primavera
4 2 (0.25%) Teamcenter
5 1 (0.13%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 21 (2.68%) Office 365
2 12 (1.53%) GitHub
3 11 (1.40%) SaaS
4 6 (0.76%) PaaS
5 4 (0.51%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
5 4 (0.51%) Cloud Computing
5 4 (0.51%) Heroku
5 4 (0.51%) IaaS
6 1 (0.13%) Amazon AWS
6 1 (0.13%) Amazon S3
Communications & Networking
1 115 (14.65%) Firewall
2 59 (7.52%) Internet
3 50 (6.37%) TCP/IP
4 48 (6.11%) DNS
5 39 (4.97%) SAN
6 33 (4.20%) DHCP
7 24 (3.06%) SSL
8 17 (2.17%) Cisco ASA
8 17 (2.17%) NAS
8 17 (2.17%) VPN
9 16 (2.04%) LAN
10 15 (1.91%) Cisco Nexus
10 15 (1.91%) VoIP
10 15 (1.91%) WAN
11 11 (1.40%) Intranet
12 10 (1.27%) HTTP
12 10 (1.27%) Network Security
13 9 (1.15%) OSPF
13 9 (1.15%) Unified Communications
14 8 (1.02%) MPLS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 73 (9.30%) SQL Server
2 62 (7.90%) MongoDB
3 32 (4.08%) Big Data
4 20 (2.55%) Hadoop
5 14 (1.78%) BusinessObjects
6 13 (1.66%) SQL Server 2012
7 10 (1.27%) Data Mining
7 10 (1.27%) MS Access
8 9 (1.15%) QlikView
8 9 (1.15%) SQL Server 2008
9 8 (1.02%) NoSQL
10 7 (0.89%) Crystal Reports
10 7 (0.89%) Data Warehouse
10 7 (0.89%) MySQL
10 7 (0.89%) Oracle Database
11 5 (0.64%) SQL Server Reporting Services
12 4 (0.51%) GIS
12 4 (0.51%) Relational Database
12 4 (0.51%) SQL Server 2005
12 4 (0.51%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 62 (7.90%) Subversion
2 56 (7.13%) Maven
3 44 (5.61%) Ant
3 44 (5.61%) Apache Ivy
4 16 (2.04%) Jenkins
5 15 (1.91%) Selenium
6 14 (1.78%) JIRA
7 13 (1.66%) Oracle Forms
8 12 (1.53%) Axure RP
8 12 (1.53%) Visual Studio
9 11 (1.40%) Balsamiq Mockups
9 11 (1.40%) JUnit
10 10 (1.27%) Cucumber
11 8 (1.02%) TestDirector
12 7 (0.89%) LoadRunner
13 6 (0.76%) SpecFlow
14 5 (0.64%) ClearQuest
14 5 (0.64%) FitNesse
14 5 (0.64%) Rational DOORS
15 4 (0.51%) TestNG
General
1 98 (12.48%) Finance
2 80 (10.19%) Telecoms
3 51 (6.50%) Banking
4 31 (3.95%) Manufacturing
5 30 (3.82%) Military
6 28 (3.57%) Legal
7 20 (2.55%) Electronics
8 15 (1.91%) Multimedia
9 12 (1.53%) Aerospace
10 10 (1.27%) Marketing
11 9 (1.15%) Law
12 8 (1.02%) Games
13 3 (0.38%) Back Office
14 2 (0.25%) Automotive
14 2 (0.25%) Billing
15 1 (0.13%) Advertising
15 1 (0.13%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 133 (16.94%) Developer
2 122 (15.54%) Analyst
3 99 (12.61%) Consultant
4 95 (12.10%) Support Engineer
5 69 (8.79%) Security Consultant
6 55 (7.01%) Architect
7 51 (6.50%) Java Developer
8 50 (6.37%) Systems Engineer
9 42 (5.35%) 2nd Line Engineer
10 41 (5.22%) 2nd Line Support
11 36 (4.59%) Infrastructure Engineer
12 35 (4.46%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
12 35 (4.46%) 3rd Line Engineer
13 31 (3.95%) Senior Analyst
14 29 (3.69%) Project Manager
14 29 (3.69%) Software Developer
15 28 (3.57%) Test Analyst
16 27 (3.44%) Applications Support
17 26 (3.31%) 3rd Line Support
17 26 (3.31%) Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 118 (15.03%) HTML
2 76 (9.68%) CSS
3 65 (8.28%) Hibernate
3 65 (8.28%) HTML5
4 60 (7.64%) Spring
5 59 (7.52%) XML
6 57 (7.26%) Web Services
7 50 (6.37%) .NET
7 50 (6.37%) Dojo
7 50 (6.37%) SOAP
7 50 (6.37%) WSDL
8 46 (5.86%) XHTML
9 45 (5.73%) JPA
9 45 (5.73%) Spring MVC
9 45 (5.73%) Spring Web Flow
10 44 (5.61%) Apache Flex
11 40 (5.10%) AngularJS
12 33 (4.20%) J2EE
13 26 (3.31%) jQuery
14 22 (2.80%) Backbone.js
Miscellaneous
1 75 (9.55%) Computer Science
2 41 (5.22%) RIA
3 38 (4.84%) PKI
4 37 (4.71%) Management Information System
5 36 (4.59%) Security Operations Centre
6 35 (4.46%) Data Centre
7 27 (3.44%) Analytical Skills
8 20 (2.55%) Driving Licence
9 19 (2.42%) Visualisation
10 18 (2.29%) User Experience
11 14 (1.78%) Client/Server
11 14 (1.78%) Cybercrime
11 14 (1.78%) iPhone
12 13 (1.66%) Social Media
13 12 (1.53%) Learning Management System
13 12 (1.53%) SCORM
14 11 (1.40%) Graphic Design
15 7 (0.89%) Chemistry
15 7 (0.89%) Digital Media
16 6 (0.76%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 227 (28.92%) Windows
2 139 (17.71%) Linux
3 85 (10.83%) Windows Server 2003
4 77 (9.81%) Windows Server 2012
5 66 (8.41%) Android
6 65 (8.28%) Windows Server
7 53 (6.75%) Windows Server 2008
8 52 (6.62%) Apple iOS
8 52 (6.62%) Unix
9 26 (3.31%) Windows 2000
10 20 (2.55%) Windows 7
11 19 (2.42%) Windows XP
12 18 (2.29%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
13 15 (1.91%) Windows 8
13 15 (1.91%) Windows Vista
14 14 (1.78%) Windows Phone
15 8 (1.02%) Mac OS X
16 7 (0.89%) CentOS
16 7 (0.89%) Solaris
17 3 (0.38%) Windows 10
Processes & Methodologies
1 169 (21.53%) Agile Software Development
2 154 (19.62%) ITIL
3 123 (15.67%) Cybersecurity
4 99 (12.61%) UML
5 77 (9.81%) SDLC
6 64 (8.15%) Android Development
6 64 (8.15%) iOS Development
6 64 (8.15%) Mobile Development
6 64 (8.15%) Security Architecture
7 62 (7.90%) Software Engineering
8 61 (7.77%) Continuous Integration
9 58 (7.39%) Open Source
9 58 (7.39%) Web Development
10 53 (6.75%) Project Management
11 52 (6.62%) Information Security
11 52 (6.62%) Mentoring
12 50 (6.37%) MVC
13 47 (5.99%) Service Management
13 47 (5.99%) SIEM
14 46 (5.86%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 168 (21.40%) Java
2 111 (14.14%) C
3 106 (13.50%) JavaScript
4 95 (12.10%) SQL
5 80 (10.19%) C++
6 70 (8.92%) C#
7 42 (5.35%) PowerShell
8 41 (5.22%) Python
9 35 (4.46%) PHP
10 23 (2.93%) Ruby
11 14 (1.78%) Objective-C
11 14 (1.78%) VBA
12 13 (1.66%) Perl
13 7 (0.89%) Pascal
13 7 (0.89%) Shell Script
13 7 (0.89%) T-SQL
14 6 (0.76%) Delphi
15 5 (0.64%) PL/SQL
15 5 (0.64%) VB
16 4 (0.51%) Scala
Qualifications
1 785 (100.00%) Security Cleared
2 186 (23.69%) DV Cleared
3 169 (21.53%) Degree
4 51 (6.50%) Cisco Certification
5 46 (5.86%) CISSP
6 40 (5.10%) CCNA
7 24 (3.06%) ISEB
8 23 (2.93%) GCIA
8 23 (2.93%) SANS
9 21 (2.68%) CISM
9 21 (2.68%) GCIH
9 21 (2.68%) ISTQB
10 18 (2.29%) CREST Certified
11 15 (1.91%) ITIL Certification
12 14 (1.78%) Microsoft Certification
13 13 (1.66%) BC Cleared
13 13 (1.66%) CCNP
14 11 (1.40%) PRINCE2 Certification
15 8 (1.02%) MCP
15 8 (1.02%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 42 (5.35%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 28 (3.57%) SLA
3 25 (3.18%) QA
4 13 (1.66%) GPG13
5 12 (1.53%) HMG Infosec
6 11 (1.40%) HMG Security Policy Framework
7 7 (0.89%) RMADS
8 3 (0.38%) Disclosure Scotland
8 3 (0.38%) ISO22301
8 3 (0.38%) PCI DSS
9 2 (0.25%) Def Stans
10 1 (0.13%) ARP4754
10 1 (0.13%) COBIT
10 1 (0.13%) DO-178B
10 1 (0.13%) IEC 61508
10 1 (0.13%) ISO 9001
10 1 (0.13%) MISRA
10 1 (0.13%) MISRA C
System Software
1 86 (10.96%) VMware Infrastructure
2 61 (7.77%) Active Directory
3 60 (7.64%) vSphere
4 26 (3.31%) Hyper-V
5 20 (2.55%) Snort
6 18 (2.29%) vCloud
6 18 (2.29%) VMware ESXi
7 16 (2.04%) VMware ESX
8 8 (1.02%) VMware Server
9 6 (0.76%) Microsoft Virtual Server
10 4 (0.51%) Forefront TMG
10 4 (0.51%) UAG
10 4 (0.51%) XenApp
11 1 (0.13%) Citrix Presentation Server
11 1 (0.13%) Samba
11 1 (0.13%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 23 (2.93%) McAfee ePO
2 22 (2.80%) SCCM
3 21 (2.68%) NetBackup
4 18 (2.29%) Norton AntiVirus
5 17 (2.17%) HP Quality Center
6 15 (1.91%) Backup Exec
7 13 (1.66%) Nagios
8 12 (1.53%) RSA enVision
9 10 (1.27%) SCOM
10 8 (1.02%) Cisco CUCM
10 8 (1.02%) Cisco UCCE
10 8 (1.02%) Cisco UCCX
10 8 (1.02%) QRadar
11 7 (0.89%) Cisco IPCC
11 7 (0.89%) RSA Archer
12 5 (0.64%) Host Intrusion Detection System
12 5 (0.64%) HP SIM
12 5 (0.64%) Nessus
13 4 (0.51%) Forefront Identity Manager
13 4 (0.51%) Network Intrusion Detection System
Vendors
1 181 (23.06%) VMware
2 158 (20.13%) Microsoft
3 93 (11.85%) Cisco
4 62 (7.90%) Adobe
5 45 (5.73%) Oracle
6 44 (5.61%) Juniper
7 38 (4.84%) HP
8 37 (4.71%) ArcSight
9 30 (3.82%) Intel Security
10 24 (3.06%) Symantec
11 21 (2.68%) LogRhythm
11 21 (2.68%) Remedy
11 21 (2.68%) SolarWinds
12 18 (2.29%) Red Hat
13 16 (2.04%) EMC
14 15 (1.91%) Citrix
15 12 (1.53%) Kenexa
15 12 (1.53%) Splunk
16 11 (1.40%) CheckPoint
16 11 (1.40%) SAP
Cheltenham, Gloucestershire
Sanderson Recruitment Plc
Salary: Benefits
Posted: 7 hours ago
Gloucester, Gloucestershire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 30,000 - 50,000 plus excellent benefits
Posted: 13 hours ago
Stroud, Gloucestershire
ISL
Salary: £35000 - £50000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 19 hours ago
Bristol, Somerset
Network Compucare Ltd
Posted: 20 hours ago
Gloucester, Gloucestershire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 30,000 - 50,000 plus excellent benefits
Posted: 20 hours ago
Corsham, Wiltshire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 20,000 - 35,000
Posted: 20 hours ago
Gloucester, Gloucestershire
Network Compucare Ltd
Posted: 20 hours ago
Bristol, Avon
Connectus
Salary: £25000 - £32000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 20 hours ago
Corsham, Wiltshire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 20,000-25,000
Posted: Yesterday
Corsham, Wiltshire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 20,000-30,000
Posted: 4 days ago
Bournemouth, Dorset
Experis Ltd
Salary: £55000 - £60000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Gloucester, Gloucestershire
Executive Recruitment Services (ERS)
Posted: 5 days ago
Gloucester, Gloucestershire
Lorien Resourcing
Salary: Negotiable + bonus + pension
Posted: 5 days ago
Cheltenham, Gloucestershire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 35000 - 50000 + Car + Bonus
Posted: 5 days ago
Cheltenham, Gloucestershire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 35,000 - 75,000 + excellent benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Cheltenham, Gloucestershire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: up to 55k + excellent benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Haybrook IT Resourcing Ltd
Salary: From £35,000 to £45,000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Wiltshire
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £50000.00 - £55000.00 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Bristol
IQ Public Sector
Salary: £75 - £85 per annum + Package
Posted: 12 days ago
Gloucestershire
People Source Consulting
Salary: £45000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: 12 days ago
Bristol
G2 Recruitment Solutions
Posted: 13 days ago
Cheltenham
People Source Consulting
Salary: £25000 - £45000 per annum + Excellent Benefits+Bonuses
Posted: 15 days ago
Corsham
Hays Specialist Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £40000.00 - £45000.00 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 16 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Sopra Steria Recruitment
Salary: From £50,000 to £65,000 per annum Flexible Benefits
Posted: 20 days ago
Gloucester, Gloucestershire
Raytheon
Salary: Salary Negotiable + Bonus & Benefits
Posted: 20 days ago
Gloucester, Gloucestershire
Raytheon
Salary: Salary Negotiable + Bonus & Benefits
Posted: 20 days ago
Corsham
Hays Specialist Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £50000.00 - £55000.00 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 20 days ago
Bristol, South West
Boeing
Salary: Competitive salary
Posted: 21 days ago
Bristol, South West
Boeing
Salary: Competitive salary
Posted: 21 days ago
Cheltenham
Computer Futures
Salary: competitive
Posted: 22 days ago