The table below looks at the statistics for Security 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 Security Cleared over the 3 months to 28 September 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
28 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Security Clearance
Rank 14 23 28
Rank change year-on-year
+9 +5
Permanent jobs citing Security Cleared 857 552 487
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 15.13% 9.24% 7.96%
As % of the Qualifications category 43.20% 30.87% 27.70%
Number of salaries quoted 627 417 356
Median salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,250
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +0.59%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,600 £30,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £57,000 £57,500 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £46,750
% change year-on-year
- -3.74%
Security 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
1984 1788 1758
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 35.02% 29.91% 28.73%
Number of salaries quoted 1556 1414 1445
Median salary £42,500 £42,000 £38,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+1.19% +10.52%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £27,500 £22,750
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £57,500 £62,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £41,000
% change year-on-year
- +3.65%

Security Cleared
Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

The demand trend of job ads across the South West region citing Security Cleared as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in the Qualifications category.

Security Cleared Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

Security Cleared
Salary Trend in the South West

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Security Cleared across the South West region.

Security Cleared Salary Trend in the South West

Security Cleared
Salary Histogram in the South West

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Security Cleared across the South West region over the 3 months to 28 September 2016.

Security Cleared Salary Histogram in the South West

Security 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 Security Cleared within the South West region over the 3 months to 28 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
Gloucestershire 0 461 £45,000 - 54
Wiltshire +15 181 £35,000 -12.50% 12
Bristol +1 122 £45,000 - 15
Somerset +31 55 £41,000 +30.15% 2
Dorset -5 6 £20,000 -46.66%
Devon 0 5 £36,389 +19.30%
Cornwall -13 1 £60,000 +8.10%
Security Cleared
England

Security Cleared
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 28 September 2016, IT jobs citing Security 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 Security Cleared.

1 791 (55.24%) SC Cleared
2 665 (46.44%) DV Cleared
3 418 (29.19%) Java
3 418 (29.19%) Agile Software Development
4 356 (24.86%) Windows
5 347 (24.23%) Cybersecurity
6 315 (22.00%) C
7 313 (21.86%) Linux
8 312 (21.79%) ITIL
9 275 (19.20%) Software Engineering
10 259 (18.09%) C++
10 259 (18.09%) Microsoft
11 247 (17.25%) JavaScript
12 239 (16.69%) Degree
13 237 (16.55%) VMware
14 225 (15.71%) SQL
15 191 (13.34%) Python
16 185 (12.92%) HTML
17 181 (12.64%) C#
18 176 (12.29%) Finance
19 164 (11.45%) Big Data
20 154 (10.75%) Firewall
21 151 (10.54%) Telecoms
21 151 (10.54%) MS Excel
21 151 (10.54%) VMware Infrastructure
22 146 (10.20%) Unix
23 144 (10.06%) Oracle
24 139 (9.71%) Hadoop
25 136 (9.50%) Android
26 134 (9.36%) MongoDB

Security 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
1 101 (7.05%) MS Exchange
2 67 (4.68%) SharePoint
3 58 (4.05%) WebLogic
4 57 (3.98%) Apache Pig
5 54 (3.77%) JBoss
6 52 (3.63%) Exchange Server 2007
7 51 (3.56%) Exchange Server 2010
8 47 (3.28%) Apache
9 43 (3.00%) Alfresco
9 43 (3.00%) Apache Spark
10 42 (2.93%) Joomla!
11 30 (2.09%) IIS
12 27 (1.89%) WebSphere
13 26 (1.82%) Elasticsearch
14 25 (1.75%) Exchange Server 2013
15 21 (1.47%) SharePoint 2010
15 21 (1.47%) Skype for Business
16 17 (1.19%) SharePoint 2013
17 16 (1.12%) Confluence
18 14 (0.98%) SAS
Applications
1 151 (10.54%) MS Excel
2 69 (4.82%) MS Office
3 41 (2.86%) MS Project
4 15 (1.05%) MS Visio
5 11 (0.77%) MS PowerPoint
5 11 (0.77%) OmniGraffle
6 6 (0.42%) Simulink
7 5 (0.35%) Adobe Creative Suite
8 4 (0.28%) 3ds Max
8 4 (0.28%) Adobe Illustrator
8 4 (0.28%) AutoCAD
8 4 (0.28%) Maya
8 4 (0.28%) Spreadsheet
9 3 (0.21%) Adobe Captivate
9 3 (0.21%) SOLIDWORKS
10 2 (0.14%) Siemens NX
11 1 (0.070%) GNU Octave
Business Applications
1 14 (0.98%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 12 (0.84%) Maximo
3 5 (0.35%) Oracle Utilities
4 3 (0.21%) Oracle CRM
4 3 (0.21%) Oracle EBS R12
4 3 (0.21%) Remedy ITSM
4 3 (0.21%) Teamcenter
5 1 (0.070%) Dynamics NAV
5 1 (0.070%) Primavera
Cloud Services
1 33 (2.30%) Office 365
2 29 (2.03%) SaaS
3 19 (1.33%) GitHub
4 12 (0.84%) Amazon AWS
5 8 (0.56%) Amazon S3
5 8 (0.56%) Microsoft Azure
6 6 (0.42%) Cloud Computing
7 3 (0.21%) PaaS
8 2 (0.14%) iPaaS
9 1 (0.070%) Azure Active Directory
9 1 (0.070%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 154 (10.75%) Firewall
2 89 (6.22%) TCP/IP
3 77 (5.38%) WAN
4 69 (4.82%) LAN
5 60 (4.19%) Internet
6 54 (3.77%) Network Security
7 37 (2.58%) SSL
8 34 (2.37%) DNS
8 34 (2.37%) HTTP
8 34 (2.37%) VPN
9 31 (2.16%) VoIP
10 28 (1.96%) DHCP
11 24 (1.68%) Intranet
12 21 (1.47%) Cisco ASA
12 21 (1.47%) SAN
13 16 (1.12%) MPLS
13 16 (1.12%) SMTP
13 16 (1.12%) X.400
14 15 (1.05%) FTP
14 15 (1.05%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 164 (11.45%) Big Data
2 139 (9.71%) Hadoop
3 134 (9.36%) MongoDB
4 87 (6.08%) SQL Server
5 62 (4.33%) NoSQL
6 57 (3.98%) Apache Hive
7 55 (3.84%) MySQL
8 23 (1.61%) QlikView
9 22 (1.54%) Oracle Database
9 22 (1.54%) Relational Database
10 21 (1.47%) MS Access
11 19 (1.33%) Neo4j
12 16 (1.12%) Oracle Database 11g
12 16 (1.12%) OrientDB
13 15 (1.05%) Data Mining
13 15 (1.05%) RDBMS
13 15 (1.05%) SQL Server 2012
14 14 (0.98%) Crystal Reports
14 14 (0.98%) SQL Server Integration Services
14 14 (0.98%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 51 (3.56%) Selenium
2 45 (3.14%) JIRA
3 44 (3.07%) Maven
4 43 (3.00%) Subversion
5 42 (2.93%) Jenkins
6 36 (2.51%) Cucumber
7 33 (2.30%) Team Foundation Server
8 26 (1.82%) Ant
8 26 (1.82%) Apache Ivy
9 24 (1.68%) JUnit
10 20 (1.40%) LoadRunner
11 19 (1.33%) Rational DOORS
12 18 (1.26%) Oracle Forms
13 13 (0.91%) Git (software)
14 11 (0.77%) Axure RP
15 10 (0.70%) Atlassian Bamboo
15 10 (0.70%) Visual Studio
16 8 (0.56%) Bitbucket
16 8 (0.56%) Eclipse
17 7 (0.49%) SpecFlow
General
1 176 (12.29%) Finance
2 151 (10.54%) Telecoms
3 60 (4.19%) Manufacturing
4 49 (3.42%) Games
5 42 (2.93%) Aerospace
6 38 (2.65%) Banking
7 33 (2.30%) Legal
8 29 (2.03%) Military
9 19 (1.33%) Marketing
10 18 (1.26%) Electronics
11 17 (1.19%) Multimedia
12 5 (0.35%) Law
13 4 (0.28%) Automotive
13 4 (0.28%) Back Office
14 3 (0.21%) Billing
14 3 (0.21%) Local Government
15 2 (0.14%) Retail
16 1 (0.070%) Advertising
16 1 (0.070%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 212 (14.80%) Developer
2 202 (14.11%) Analyst
3 128 (8.94%) Software Engineer
4 119 (8.31%) Consultant
5 118 (8.24%) Support Engineer
6 98 (6.84%) Systems Engineer
7 97 (6.77%) Architect
8 79 (5.52%) Test Engineer
9 75 (5.24%) Project Manager
10 70 (4.89%) Java Developer
11 62 (4.33%) Test Analyst
12 47 (3.28%) 2nd Line Engineer
13 46 (3.21%) Java Engineer
13 46 (3.21%) Java Software Engineer
14 43 (3.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
14 43 (3.00%) Network Engineer
15 42 (2.93%) 3rd Line Engineer
15 42 (2.93%) 3rd Line Support
15 42 (2.93%) Software Developer
16 41 (2.86%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 185 (12.92%) HTML
2 103 (7.19%) Hibernate
3 101 (7.05%) CSS
3 101 (7.05%) XML
4 89 (6.22%) HTML5
5 88 (6.15%) Spring
6 85 (5.94%) J2EE
7 83 (5.80%) .NET
8 80 (5.59%) Java EE
9 79 (5.52%) Web Services
10 69 (4.82%) AngularJS
10 69 (4.82%) jQuery
11 53 (3.70%) Dojo
12 50 (3.49%) EJB
13 46 (3.21%) SOAP
14 44 (3.07%) WSDL
15 43 (3.00%) ASP.NET
16 42 (2.93%) Backbone.js
16 42 (2.93%) Ember.js
16 42 (2.93%) STL
Miscellaneous
1 119 (8.31%) Analytical Skills
2 97 (6.77%) Management Information System
3 82 (5.73%) Computer Science
4 69 (4.82%) Visualisation
5 59 (4.12%) Cybercrime
6 55 (3.84%) Driving Licence
7 45 (3.14%) PKI
8 41 (2.86%) Cyberthreat
9 35 (2.44%) Data Centre
10 30 (2.09%) Cryptography
11 29 (2.03%) iPhone
12 28 (1.96%) CESG
13 27 (1.89%) Cyber Attack
13 27 (1.89%) RIA
14 26 (1.82%) Security Operations Centre
15 23 (1.61%) User Experience
16 20 (1.40%) Mathematics
17 17 (1.19%) Algorithms
18 16 (1.12%) Physics
18 16 (1.12%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 356 (24.86%) Windows
2 313 (21.86%) Linux
3 146 (10.20%) Unix
4 136 (9.50%) Android
5 130 (9.08%) Windows Server
6 121 (8.45%) Windows Server 2012
7 106 (7.40%) Apple iOS
8 77 (5.38%) Windows Server 2008
9 74 (5.17%) Windows Server 2003
10 36 (2.51%) Windows 7
11 30 (2.09%) Windows Phone
12 24 (1.68%) CentOS
13 20 (1.40%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
13 20 (1.40%) Windows 10
14 18 (1.26%) Mac OS X
14 18 (1.26%) Windows 8
15 10 (0.70%) AIX
15 10 (0.70%) Ubuntu
15 10 (0.70%) Windows 2000
16 9 (0.63%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 418 (29.19%) Agile Software Development
2 347 (24.23%) Cybersecurity
3 312 (21.79%) ITIL
4 275 (19.20%) Software Engineering
5 116 (8.10%) Scrum
6 110 (7.68%) Project Management
7 105 (7.33%) Infrastructure Management
8 104 (7.26%) Service Delivery
9 102 (7.12%) Mobile Development
10 100 (6.98%) UML
11 99 (6.91%) Reverse Engineering
12 96 (6.70%) Service Management
13 94 (6.56%) SDLC
14 90 (6.28%) PRINCE2
15 85 (5.94%) Automated Testing
16 84 (5.87%) Mentoring
17 77 (5.38%) Continuous Integration
18 73 (5.10%) Open Source
19 72 (5.03%) iOS Development
20 71 (4.96%) Ethical Hacking
Programming Languages
1 418 (29.19%) Java
2 315 (22.00%) C
3 259 (18.09%) C++
4 247 (17.25%) JavaScript
5 225 (15.71%) SQL
6 191 (13.34%) Python
7 181 (12.64%) C#
8 72 (5.03%) Objective-C
8 72 (5.03%) PowerShell
9 68 (4.75%) Perl
10 53 (3.70%) Bash Shell
10 53 (3.70%) PHP
11 43 (3.00%) Ruby
12 34 (2.37%) VB
13 31 (2.16%) Scala
14 27 (1.89%) PL/SQL
15 23 (1.61%) Shell Script
16 21 (1.47%) VBA
17 17 (1.19%) R
18 16 (1.12%) Pascal
Qualifications
1 791 (55.24%) SC Cleared
2 665 (46.44%) DV Cleared
3 239 (16.69%) Degree
4 128 (8.94%) Cisco Certification
5 119 (8.31%) CCNA
6 114 (7.96%) CISSP
7 100 (6.98%) Microsoft Certification
8 86 (6.01%) MCSE
9 73 (5.10%) SANS
10 62 (4.33%) GIAC
11 53 (3.70%) ISEB
12 47 (3.28%) SSCP
13 44 (3.07%) ISTQB
14 42 (2.93%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
15 41 (2.86%) Linux+ Certification
15 41 (2.86%) Network+ Certification
16 37 (2.58%) CEH
17 32 (2.23%) CompTIA Security+
17 32 (2.23%) Security+ Certification
18 28 (1.96%) CISM
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 63 (4.40%) SLA
2 56 (3.91%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 39 (2.72%) QA
4 20 (1.40%) HMG Security Policy Framework
5 14 (0.98%) PCI DSS
6 8 (0.56%) COBIT
6 8 (0.56%) Sarbanes-Oxley
7 6 (0.42%) DO-178B
7 6 (0.42%) JSP 440
8 3 (0.21%) ISO 9001
9 2 (0.14%) Data Quality
9 2 (0.14%) GPG13
9 2 (0.14%) HMG Infosec
9 2 (0.14%) RMADS
9 2 (0.14%) TickIT
10 1 (0.070%) HL7
10 1 (0.070%) PMBOK
System Software
1 151 (10.54%) VMware Infrastructure
2 100 (6.98%) Active Directory
3 69 (4.82%) Hyper-V
4 41 (2.86%) vSphere
5 30 (2.09%) VMware ESX
6 26 (1.82%) VMware ESXi
7 12 (0.84%) Firmware
7 12 (0.84%) Snort
7 12 (0.84%) Virtual Machines
8 10 (0.70%) NFS
9 9 (0.63%) Terminal Services
9 9 (0.63%) Virtual Desktop
10 8 (0.56%) vCloud
11 7 (0.49%) Samba
12 6 (0.42%) Microsoft App-V
12 6 (0.42%) Virtual Servers
13 5 (0.35%) Docker
13 5 (0.35%) Oracle RAC
13 5 (0.35%) XenApp
14 3 (0.21%) Citrix Presentation Server
Systems Management
1 34 (2.37%) SCCM
2 31 (2.16%) Nagios
3 18 (1.26%) HP Quality Center
4 16 (1.12%) Puppet
5 15 (1.05%) SCOM
6 13 (0.91%) Backup Exec
6 13 (0.91%) NetBackup
7 11 (0.77%) RSA enVision
7 11 (0.77%) WSUS
8 8 (0.56%) Host Intrusion Detection System
8 8 (0.56%) Netcool
8 8 (0.56%) Network Intrusion Detection System
8 8 (0.56%) Norton AntiVirus
9 7 (0.49%) Ansible
10 6 (0.42%) OPNET
11 5 (0.35%) Forefront Identity Manager
11 5 (0.35%) Nessus
11 5 (0.35%) QRadar
12 4 (0.28%) Salt
12 4 (0.28%) vRealize
Vendors
1 259 (18.09%) Microsoft
2 237 (16.55%) VMware
3 144 (10.06%) Oracle
4 129 (9.01%) Cisco
5 61 (4.26%) HP
6 58 (4.05%) Juniper
7 42 (2.93%) Red Hat
8 35 (2.44%) Adobe
9 29 (2.03%) IBM
10 28 (1.96%) ArcSight
11 25 (1.75%) Citrix
12 23 (1.61%) Remedy
12 23 (1.61%) Symantec
13 21 (1.47%) SAP
14 20 (1.40%) CheckPoint
14 20 (1.40%) Dell
15 19 (1.33%) SolarWinds
15 19 (1.33%) Tableau
16 17 (1.19%) EMC
17 16 (1.12%) Sony
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ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £53,000- £80,000 plus an attractive bonus, car and pension scheme
Posted: Yesterday
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Salary: £42000 - £50000 per annum + Pension, Healthcare
Posted: 5 hours ago
Gloucester, Gloucestershire
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Salary: £53,000- £80,000 plus an attractive bonus, car and pension scheme
Posted: Yesterday
Cheltenham, Gloucestershire
Sanderson
Salary: £45000.00 - £65000.00 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Gloucester, Gloucestershire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 25,000 - 45,000
Posted: 2 days ago
Gloucester, Gloucestershire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 30,000 - 50,000 plus excellent benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Taunton, Somerset
ReThink Recruitment
Salary: £35000.00 per annum
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Cheltenham, Gloucestershire
Sanderson
Salary: £45000 - £65000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Cheltenham, Gloucestershire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 30,000 - 60,000 plus benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Cheltenham, Gloucestershire
Informatiq Consulting
Posted: 3 days ago
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CGI
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
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The People Network
Salary: £25000 - £40000 per annum + Superb Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Gloucestershire
Informatiq Consulting
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum + Medical and Pension
Posted: Yesterday
Gloucestershire
Informatiq Consulting
Salary: £25000 - £55000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Chippenham, Wiltshire
Global Technology Solutions Ltd
Salary: £28000 - £30000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Gloucester, Gloucestershire
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £40,000 - £60,000
Posted: 6 days ago
Bristol Area
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £40,000 - £60,000
Posted: 6 days ago
Gloucester, Gloucestershire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 50,000 - 70,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Corsham, Wiltshire
Obscurant
Salary: From £28,000 to £31,000 per annum Excellent company benefits - Pension
Posted: 12 days ago
Gloucester, Gloucestershire
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £40,000 - £50,000 (Plus Excellent Package!!)
Posted: 5 days ago
Bristol Area
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £40,000 - £50,000 (Plus Excellent Package!!)
Posted: 5 days ago
Gloucester, Gloucestershire
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £60,000 - £80,000 (DOE)
Posted: Yesterday
Gloucestershire
set2recruit
Salary: £30000 - £45000 Per Annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Gloucestershire
Sanderson
Salary: £35000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: 21 days ago
Bristol Area
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £40,000 - £60,000
Posted: 6 days ago
Gloucester, Gloucestershire
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £40,000 - £60,000
Posted: 6 days ago
Gloucestershire
Sanderson
Salary: £25000 - £45000 per annum
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Gloucester, Gloucestershire
Informatiq Consulting
Salary: £50000 - £70000 per annum + Pension + Medical
Posted: 4 days ago
Gloucestershire
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Salary: £35000 - £60000 Per Annum
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Gloucester, Gloucestershire
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