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 29 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
29 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Security Clearance
Rank 24 27 21
Rank change year-on-year
+3 -6
Permanent jobs citing Security Cleared 460 458 511
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 8.12% 7.72% 9.60%
As % of the Qualifications category 27.68% 26.78% 30.58%
Number of salaries quoted 319 346 446
Average salary £45,000 £40,500 £42,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+11.11% -3.57%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,950 £27,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £60,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
- +5.88%
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
1662 1710 1671
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 29.34% 28.81% 31.38%
Number of salaries quoted 1303 1360 1455
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £23,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £52,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

Security Cleared
Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Security Cleared across the South West region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 29 May 2015.

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 average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Security Cleared within the South West region over the 3 months to 29 May 2015. 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Gloucestershire -3 187 £50,000 +17.64% 22
Bristol +2 122 £40,000 -4.76% 21
Wiltshire +9 92 £40,000 +14.28% 18
Dorset -1 25 £42,500 -1.73% 4
Somerset +9 13 £31,500 -16.00% 9
Devon -21 4 £55,000 +62.96% 1
Security Cleared
England

Security Cleared
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 29 May 2015, IT jobs across the South West region citing Security Cleared also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited Security Cleared.

1 625 (62.07%) SC Cleared
2 333 (33.07%) DV Cleared
3 217 (21.55%) C
4 211 (20.95%) Microsoft
5 205 (20.36%) Windows
6 203 (20.16%) ITIL
7 180 (17.87%) Linux
8 176 (17.48%) Java
9 167 (16.58%) Agile Software Development
10 165 (16.39%) Oracle
11 151 (15.00%) SQL Server
12 150 (14.90%) Degree
13 142 (14.10%) C++
13 142 (14.10%) SQL
14 126 (12.51%) .NET
15 125 (12.41%) VMware
16 122 (12.12%) Software Engineering
17 114 (11.32%) Cisco
18 110 (10.92%) Information Security
19 107 (10.63%) C#
20 102 (10.13%) HTML
21 99 (9.83%) SharePoint
22 98 (9.73%) VMware Infrastructure
23 95 (9.43%) Project Management
24 92 (9.14%) Military
24 92 (9.14%) Finance
25 91 (9.04%) Firewall
26 90 (8.94%) UNIX
27 89 (8.84%) JavaScript
28 87 (8.64%) MS Excel

Security Cleared
Top Related IT Skills in the South West by Category

For the 6 months to 29 May 2015, IT jobs across the South West region citing Security Cleared also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited Security Cleared. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 99 (9.83%) SharePoint
2 44 (4.37%) MS Exchange
3 37 (3.67%) IIS
4 34 (3.38%) WebLogic
5 27 (2.68%) Exchange Server 2010
6 24 (2.38%) SharePoint 2010
7 22 (2.18%) Exchange Server 2013
8 21 (2.09%) Node.js
8 21 (2.09%) Lync
9 20 (1.99%) SharePoint 2013
10 15 (1.49%) Elasticsearch
10 15 (1.49%) WebSphere
11 13 (1.29%) Tomcat
11 13 (1.29%) JBoss
11 13 (1.29%) Documentum
12 12 (1.19%) ArcGIS
13 10 (0.99%) Exchange Server 2000
13 10 (0.99%) Exchange Server 2007
14 9 (0.89%) Apache
15 8 (0.79%) Confluence
Applications
1 87 (8.64%) MS Excel
2 24 (2.38%) MS Office
3 18 (1.79%) MS Project
4 9 (0.89%) MS PowerPoint
5 7 (0.70%) MS Visio
6 5 (0.50%) FastStats
7 4 (0.40%) Maya
7 4 (0.40%) 3ds Max
7 4 (0.40%) Adobe Illustrator
7 4 (0.40%) InfoPath
7 4 (0.40%) Adobe Creative Suite
8 2 (0.20%) S-PLUS
9 1 (0.099%) PowerPivot
Business Applications
1 4 (0.40%) Maximo
1 4 (0.40%) Dynamics CRM
2 3 (0.30%) Oracle BPM
3 2 (0.20%) Oracle EBS R12
4 1 (0.099%) Oracle Payables
4 1 (0.099%) Oracle Receivables
4 1 (0.099%) Oracle General Ledger
4 1 (0.099%) assyst
4 1 (0.099%) Oracle SCM
4 1 (0.099%) Oracle EBS
4 1 (0.099%) Oracle 11i
4 1 (0.099%) Primavera
Cloud Services
1 16 (1.59%) Office 365
2 8 (0.79%) Microsoft Azure
3 6 (0.60%) Cloud Computing
4 3 (0.30%) Azure Active Directory
5 2 (0.20%) SaaS
5 2 (0.20%) Yammer
Communications & Networking
1 91 (9.04%) Firewall
2 47 (4.67%) WAN
3 42 (4.17%) LAN
4 38 (3.77%) DNS
5 36 (3.57%) HTTP
6 30 (2.98%) SAN
6 30 (2.98%) Network Security
7 28 (2.78%) Wireless
8 27 (2.68%) TCP/IP
8 27 (2.68%) DHCP
9 24 (2.38%) Cisco ASA
10 20 (1.99%) Internet
11 18 (1.79%) Cisco Nexus
12 15 (1.49%) VPN
13 13 (1.29%) VoIP
14 12 (1.19%) IPsec
15 11 (1.09%) Unified Communications
15 11 (1.09%) VLAN
16 10 (0.99%) SSL
17 9 (0.89%) SMTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 151 (15.00%) SQL Server
2 48 (4.77%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 36 (3.57%) MySQL
4 32 (3.18%) Oracle Database
5 27 (2.68%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 26 (2.58%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 23 (2.28%) Data Warehouse
8 22 (2.18%) Relational Database
8 22 (2.18%) MongoDB
9 16 (1.59%) Big Data
10 15 (1.49%) Oracle Database 11g
10 15 (1.49%) QlikView
10 15 (1.49%) RDBMS
11 14 (1.39%) Oracle Reports
12 11 (1.09%) Hadoop
13 9 (0.89%) SQL Server 2008
14 8 (0.79%) Oracle9i Database
15 7 (0.70%) Data Mining
16 6 (0.60%) SQL Server 2000
16 6 (0.60%) Oracle8/8i Database
Development Applications
1 38 (3.77%) Visual Studio
2 35 (3.48%) Team Foundation Server
3 33 (3.28%) Maven
4 24 (2.38%) Git (software)
5 22 (2.18%) Subversion
5 22 (2.18%) Rational DOORS
6 19 (1.89%) Eclipse
7 17 (1.69%) JIRA
8 15 (1.49%) GDB
8 15 (1.49%) Oracle Forms
8 15 (1.49%) ClearCase
9 14 (1.39%) WinDbg
9 14 (1.39%) Jenkins
10 10 (0.99%) JMeter
10 10 (0.99%) NeoLoad
11 8 (0.79%) ReSharper
11 8 (0.79%) Oracle APEX
11 8 (0.79%) Mercurial
11 8 (0.79%) FindBugs
11 8 (0.79%) dotCover
General
1 92 (9.14%) Military
1 92 (9.14%) Finance
2 56 (5.56%) Telecoms
3 37 (3.67%) Banking
4 30 (2.98%) Aerospace
5 20 (1.99%) Manufacturing
6 14 (1.39%) Legal
7 12 (1.19%) Electronics
8 9 (0.89%) Games
8 9 (0.89%) Multimedia
9 8 (0.79%) Law
10 6 (0.60%) Retail
11 4 (0.40%) Marketing
12 3 (0.30%) Advertising
12 3 (0.30%) Publishing
13 1 (0.099%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 184 (18.27%) Developer
2 129 (12.81%) Analyst
3 94 (9.33%) Architect
4 75 (7.45%) Software Engineer
5 72 (7.15%) Consultant
6 68 (6.75%) Project Manager
7 46 (4.57%) Business Analyst
8 40 (3.97%) Test Analyst
9 34 (3.38%) Software Developer
9 34 (3.38%) Infrastructure Engineer
10 33 (3.28%) .NET Developer
11 30 (2.98%) Network Engineer
12 29 (2.88%) Java Developer
13 28 (2.78%) Administrator
14 26 (2.58%) Solutions Architect
15 25 (2.48%) Systems Engineer
16 24 (2.38%) Applications Developer
16 24 (2.38%) Applications Support
17 21 (2.09%) C++ Developer
18 20 (1.99%) Senior Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 126 (12.51%) .NET
2 102 (10.13%) HTML
3 78 (7.75%) CSS
4 65 (6.45%) J2EE
5 54 (5.36%) ASP.NET
6 51 (5.06%) XML
7 50 (4.97%) Web Services
8 49 (4.87%) Middleware
9 46 (4.57%) HTML5
10 45 (4.47%) Spring
11 38 (3.77%) Hibernate
12 33 (3.28%) .NET Framework
13 32 (3.18%) JSP
14 30 (2.98%) Entity Framework
14 30 (2.98%) WCF
15 29 (2.88%) SOAP
16 27 (2.68%) CSS3
17 23 (2.28%) REST
18 22 (2.18%) WPF
19 21 (2.09%) ASP.NET MVC
Miscellaneous
1 67 (6.65%) Data Centre
2 66 (6.55%) Management Information System
3 59 (5.86%) Analytical Skills
4 56 (5.56%) Computer Science
5 35 (3.48%) CESG
6 29 (2.88%) GIS
7 26 (2.58%) Clustering
8 25 (2.48%) Visualisation
9 24 (2.38%) Mathematics
10 22 (2.18%) PKI
11 18 (1.79%) RMADS
12 17 (1.69%) Physics
13 16 (1.59%) Embedded Systems
14 14 (1.39%) Client/Server
15 12 (1.19%) Performance Metrics
16 11 (1.09%) Statistics
16 11 (1.09%) CESG CLAS
16 11 (1.09%) Blackberry
17 10 (0.99%) Replication
17 10 (0.99%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 205 (20.36%) Windows
2 180 (17.87%) Linux
3 90 (8.94%) UNIX
4 45 (4.47%) Windows Server 2008
5 34 (3.38%) Windows Server 2012
6 26 (2.58%) Windows Server 2003
7 17 (1.69%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 13 (1.29%) Windows 7
9 10 (0.99%) Windows XP
10 8 (0.79%) Solaris
11 6 (0.60%) AIX
11 6 (0.60%) Android
11 6 (0.60%) Apple iOS
11 6 (0.60%) Windows 8
12 4 (0.40%) SUSE
12 4 (0.40%) Ubuntu
13 2 (0.20%) Windows 2000
13 2 (0.20%) CentOS
14 1 (0.099%) Windows 2000 Server
14 1 (0.099%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 203 (20.16%) ITIL
2 167 (16.58%) Agile Software Development
3 122 (12.12%) Software Engineering
4 110 (10.92%) Information Security
5 95 (9.43%) Project Management
6 79 (7.85%) PRINCE2
7 77 (7.65%) Business Intelligence
8 72 (7.15%) Cyber Security
9 70 (6.95%) Service Management
10 66 (6.55%) Scrum
11 64 (6.36%) UML
12 62 (6.16%) Time Management
12 62 (6.16%) SDLC
13 55 (5.46%) Configuration Management
14 52 (5.16%) Validation
14 52 (5.16%) Service Delivery
15 50 (4.97%) OO
16 47 (4.67%) DevOps
17 40 (3.97%) Mentoring
17 40 (3.97%) Continuous Integration
Programming Languages
1 217 (21.55%) C
2 176 (17.48%) Java
3 142 (14.10%) C++
3 142 (14.10%) SQL
4 107 (10.63%) C#
5 89 (8.84%) JavaScript
6 77 (7.65%) Python
7 41 (4.07%) Bash Shell
8 35 (3.48%) Perl
9 30 (2.98%) Ruby
10 24 (2.38%) PHP
10 24 (2.38%) PowerShell
11 15 (1.49%) Shell Script
12 13 (1.29%) PL/SQL
13 11 (1.09%) VB
14 10 (0.99%) VB.NET
15 7 (0.70%) T-SQL
16 5 (0.50%) VBA
17 3 (0.30%) Lua
17 3 (0.30%) XPath
Qualifications
1 625 (62.07%) SC Cleared
2 333 (33.07%) DV Cleared
3 150 (14.90%) Degree
4 54 (5.36%) Cisco Certification
5 37 (3.67%) CCNA
6 36 (3.57%) Microsoft Certification
7 31 (3.08%) CISSP
8 27 (2.68%) CCNP
9 25 (2.48%) ISEB
10 23 (2.28%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
11 15 (1.49%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
11 15 (1.49%) MCP
12 14 (1.39%) ISTQB
13 13 (1.29%) MCPD
13 13 (1.29%) ITIL Certification
14 11 (1.09%) MCSE
15 8 (0.79%) CISM
15 8 (0.79%) MCITP
15 8 (0.79%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
16 6 (0.60%) MCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 47 (4.67%) SLA
2 37 (3.67%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 26 (2.58%) QA
4 12 (1.19%) PCI DSS
5 9 (0.89%) JSP 440
6 7 (0.70%) COBIT
6 7 (0.70%) ISO 9001
7 3 (0.30%) Data Quality
8 1 (0.099%) ISO 9000
System Software
1 98 (9.73%) VMware Infrastructure
2 83 (8.24%) Active Directory
3 63 (6.26%) Hyper-V
4 28 (2.78%) vSphere
5 18 (1.79%) XenApp
6 17 (1.69%) Firmware
7 11 (1.09%) Terminal Services
8 10 (0.99%) XenServer
8 10 (0.99%) VMware ESXi
9 8 (0.79%) VMware ESX
9 8 (0.79%) EMC RecoverPoint
10 6 (0.60%) vCloud
11 5 (0.50%) Oracle RAC
12 3 (0.30%) Oracle Clusterware
12 3 (0.30%) XenDesktop
12 3 (0.30%) Microsoft Virtual Server
13 2 (0.20%) Forefront TMG
13 2 (0.20%) BitLocker
13 2 (0.20%) HDFS
14 1 (0.099%) KVM
Systems Management
1 45 (4.47%) SCCM
2 29 (2.88%) SCOM
3 16 (1.59%) NetBackup
4 14 (1.39%) SCVMM
5 12 (1.19%) HP Data Protector
6 10 (0.99%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
7 8 (0.79%) EMC NetWorker
7 8 (0.79%) HP SIM
7 8 (0.79%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
8 7 (0.70%) Hyperic
9 6 (0.60%) Norton AntiVirus
10 5 (0.50%) Cisco CUCM
10 5 (0.50%) Data Guard
10 5 (0.50%) Oracle RMAN
10 5 (0.50%) Nagios
11 4 (0.40%) Puppet
11 4 (0.40%) SCDPM
11 4 (0.40%) Forefront Identity Manager
12 3 (0.30%) Oracle Flashback
12 3 (0.30%) McAfee ePO
Vendors
1 211 (20.95%) Microsoft
2 165 (16.39%) Oracle
3 125 (12.41%) VMware
4 114 (11.32%) Cisco
5 41 (4.07%) Symantec
6 40 (3.97%) Citrix
7 39 (3.87%) HP
8 29 (2.88%) Juniper
9 24 (2.38%) IBM
10 19 (1.89%) Red Hat
11 16 (1.59%) F5
12 15 (1.49%) SolarWinds
12 15 (1.49%) ESRI
13 14 (1.39%) webMethods
13 14 (1.39%) CheckPoint
13 14 (1.39%) NetApp
14 12 (1.19%) SAP
15 11 (1.09%) Avaya
16 10 (0.99%) EMC
16 10 (0.99%) Adobe
Tewkesbury, Gloucestershire
Searchability
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 10 hours ago
Gloucestershire
McGregor Boyall
Posted: 10 hours ago
Bristol, Avon
Fruition IT Resources Limited
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum + Bens
Posted: 14 hours ago
Bristol, Avon
Fruition IT Resources Limited
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Bens
Posted: 14 hours ago
Gloucester, Gloucestershire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 40,000 - 60,000 plus benefits
Posted: 20 hours ago
Gloucestershire
set2recruit
Salary: From £30,000 to £45,000 per annum + bonus + benefits
Posted: 20 hours ago
Gloucester, Gloucestershire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 35,000 - 55,000 plus benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Gloucester, Gloucestershire
LA International
Salary: £300 - £400 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
South West
G2 Recruitment Solutions Ltd.
Salary: Market related
Posted: Yesterday
South West
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £30,000 - £45,000 + outstanding package
Posted: Yesterday
South West
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £45,000 - £85,000 plus outstanding package
Posted: Yesterday
South West
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £30,000 - £60,000 + outstanding package
Posted: Yesterday
Bristol, Avon
Randstad Technologies
Salary: £50000.00 - £60000.00 per annum + Extensive Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Cheltenham, Gloucestershire
Circle Recruitment
Salary: £25000 - £37000 per annum + bens
Posted: 2 days ago
Plymouth, Devon
Experis Ltd
Salary: £26000 - £27000 per annum + Relocation Assistance
Posted: 2 days ago
South West
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £40,000- £70,000
Posted: 2 days ago
Chippenham, Wiltshire
The People Network
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + Superb Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Chippenham, Wiltshire
The People Network
Salary: £35000 - £55000 per annum + plus benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Experis Ltd
Salary: £1 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Experis Ltd
Salary: £35000.00 - £45000.00 per annum + benefits
Posted: 3 days ago