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 21 January 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
21 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Security Clearance
England / South West
Rank 14 19 25
Rank change year-on-year
+5 +6
Permanent jobs citing Security Cleared 633 547 550
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 12.97% 9.81% 9.11%
As % of the Qualifications category 42.06% 29.60% 29.59%
Number of salaries quoted 468 398 416
Median salary £42,500 £42,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
- -5.55%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,750 £27,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £60,000 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000

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
1505 1848 1859
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 30.83% 33.15% 30.80%
Number of salaries quoted 1176 1504 1515
Median salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+3.65% +2.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £62,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,500

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 21 January 2017.

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 21 January 2017. 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 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 0 363 £45,000 -8.16% 21
Bristol -17 106 £40,000 -3.03% 20
Wiltshire +3 71 £40,000 +14.28% 16
Somerset +20 43 £38,500 +5.47% 7
Devon +11 15 £40,500 +24.61% 5
Dorset +11 11 £37,500 +15.38% 1
Avon - 4 - -
Security Cleared
England

Security Cleared
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 21 January 2017, 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.

1 769 (52.71%) DV Cleared
2 729 (49.97%) SC Cleared
3 456 (31.25%) Agile Software Development
4 428 (29.34%) Java
5 416 (28.51%) C
6 380 (26.05%) ITIL
7 364 (24.95%) Cybersecurity
8 349 (23.92%) Software Engineering
9 340 (23.30%) Linux
10 322 (22.07%) Windows
11 299 (20.49%) C++
12 267 (18.30%) JavaScript
13 247 (16.93%) Microsoft
13 247 (16.93%) Degree
14 220 (15.08%) Python
15 218 (14.94%) C#
15 218 (14.94%) SQL
16 199 (13.64%) HTML
17 186 (12.75%) VMware
18 184 (12.61%) Infrastructure Management
19 166 (11.38%) Oracle
20 161 (11.03%) Big Data
21 160 (10.97%) Management Information System
22 156 (10.69%) Finance
23 151 (10.35%) Unix
24 148 (10.14%) Service Delivery
25 144 (9.87%) MS Excel
26 141 (9.66%) Service Management
27 139 (9.53%) Project Management
27 139 (9.53%) Hadoop

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 88 (6.03%) WebLogic
2 71 (4.87%) MS Exchange
3 64 (4.39%) JBoss
4 56 (3.84%) Apache
5 55 (3.77%) Apache Pig
6 49 (3.36%) Exchange Server 2010
7 47 (3.22%) WebSphere
8 46 (3.15%) Elasticsearch
8 46 (3.15%) Exchange Server 2007
9 34 (2.33%) Alfresco
10 33 (2.26%) Confluence
11 32 (2.19%) IIS
11 32 (2.19%) Joomla!
12 31 (2.12%) SharePoint
13 27 (1.85%) Exchange Server 2013
14 24 (1.64%) Apache Spark
15 15 (1.03%) CMS
16 14 (0.96%) BizTalk Server
16 14 (0.96%) SharePoint 2010
17 8 (0.55%) Oracle SOA Suite
Applications
1 144 (9.87%) MS Excel
2 68 (4.66%) MS Office
3 23 (1.58%) MS Project
4 17 (1.17%) MS PowerPoint
5 16 (1.10%) MS Visio
6 10 (0.69%) Adobe Creative Suite
6 10 (0.69%) Adobe Illustrator
7 8 (0.55%) 3ds Max
7 8 (0.55%) Maya
8 7 (0.48%) AutoCAD
9 6 (0.41%) SOLIDWORKS
10 4 (0.27%) GNU Octave
10 4 (0.27%) Spreadsheet
11 3 (0.21%) Adobe Captivate
12 2 (0.14%) Siemens NX
12 2 (0.14%) Simulink
13 1 (0.069%) Adobe Premiere
13 1 (0.069%) Doxygen
13 1 (0.069%) InDesign
13 1 (0.069%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 17 (1.17%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 11 (0.75%) Oracle CRM
2 11 (0.75%) Oracle EBS R12
3 9 (0.62%) Maximo
4 5 (0.34%) Oracle Utilities
4 5 (0.34%) Remedy ITSM
5 2 (0.14%) Oracle EBS
5 2 (0.14%) Teamcenter
Cloud Services
1 28 (1.92%) GitHub
2 18 (1.23%) Amazon AWS
3 17 (1.17%) Office 365
4 16 (1.10%) Amazon S3
5 14 (0.96%) SaaS
6 9 (0.62%) Microsoft Azure
7 7 (0.48%) Cloud Computing
8 2 (0.14%) iPaaS
8 2 (0.14%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 133 (9.12%) Firewall
2 109 (7.47%) TCP/IP
3 62 (4.25%) Network Security
4 60 (4.11%) WAN
5 59 (4.04%) LAN
6 54 (3.70%) HTTP
7 50 (3.43%) SMTP
8 48 (3.29%) Internet
9 43 (2.95%) X.400
10 37 (2.54%) DNS
11 32 (2.19%) DHCP
11 32 (2.19%) FTP
12 31 (2.12%) SSL
13 22 (1.51%) NNTP
13 22 (1.51%) X.500
14 21 (1.44%) DMZ
15 19 (1.30%) Intrusion Detection
15 19 (1.30%) VPN
16 18 (1.23%) SNMP
16 18 (1.23%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 161 (11.03%) Big Data
2 139 (9.53%) Hadoop
3 136 (9.32%) MongoDB
4 76 (5.21%) SQL Server
5 67 (4.59%) MySQL
6 56 (3.84%) Apache Hive
7 53 (3.63%) NoSQL
8 29 (1.99%) Relational Database
9 27 (1.85%) MS Access
10 24 (1.64%) Oracle Database
11 23 (1.58%) Data Mining
11 23 (1.58%) RDBMS
12 21 (1.44%) OrientDB
13 18 (1.23%) Oracle Database 11g
14 11 (0.75%) Oracle OWB
15 10 (0.69%) Crystal Reports
16 8 (0.55%) Oracle Reports
17 6 (0.41%) Oracle Database 10g
18 5 (0.34%) Data Warehouse
18 5 (0.34%) GIS
Development Applications
1 63 (4.32%) JIRA
2 53 (3.63%) Selenium
3 51 (3.50%) Jenkins
4 47 (3.22%) Cucumber
5 44 (3.02%) Team Foundation Server
6 40 (2.74%) Rational DOORS
7 37 (2.54%) Maven
8 32 (2.19%) Subversion
9 25 (1.71%) Oracle Forms
10 21 (1.44%) Atlassian Bamboo
10 21 (1.44%) LoadRunner
11 18 (1.23%) JUnit
12 17 (1.17%) Bitbucket
13 16 (1.10%) Git (software)
14 14 (0.96%) Visual Studio
15 11 (0.75%) Ant
15 11 (0.75%) PeopleTools
15 11 (0.75%) Redmine
15 11 (0.75%) SpecFlow
16 10 (0.69%) JMeter
General
1 156 (10.69%) Finance
2 105 (7.20%) Telecoms
3 62 (4.25%) Games
4 51 (3.50%) Aerospace
5 47 (3.22%) Manufacturing
6 39 (2.67%) Military
7 34 (2.33%) Marketing
8 30 (2.06%) Banking
9 26 (1.78%) Legal
10 24 (1.64%) Electronics
11 19 (1.30%) Multimedia
12 11 (0.75%) Local Government
13 7 (0.48%) Retail
14 6 (0.41%) Law
15 4 (0.27%) Advertising
16 2 (0.14%) Automotive
17 1 (0.069%) Billing
17 1 (0.069%) Financial Institution
17 1 (0.069%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 177 (12.13%) Developer
2 174 (11.93%) Software Engineer
3 159 (10.90%) Analyst
4 149 (10.21%) Consultant
5 110 (7.54%) Systems Engineer
6 102 (6.99%) Support Engineer
7 90 (6.17%) Architect
8 88 (6.03%) Test Engineer
9 69 (4.73%) Java Engineer
9 69 (4.73%) Java Software Engineer
9 69 (4.73%) Project Manager
10 61 (4.18%) Infrastructure Engineer
11 58 (3.98%) Java Developer
12 50 (3.43%) Network Engineer
13 49 (3.36%) Test Analyst
14 48 (3.29%) Solutions Architect
15 44 (3.02%) Senior Developer
16 38 (2.60%) 2nd Line Engineer
17 37 (2.54%) Software Developer
18 36 (2.47%) Software Test Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 199 (13.64%) HTML
2 109 (7.47%) XML
3 107 (7.33%) J2EE
4 101 (6.92%) .NET
5 94 (6.44%) Hibernate
5 94 (6.44%) Spring
6 87 (5.96%) HTML5
6 87 (5.96%) Java EE
7 81 (5.55%) Web Services
8 78 (5.35%) CSS
9 70 (4.80%) AngularJS
10 62 (4.25%) ASP.NET
11 54 (3.70%) EJB
12 52 (3.56%) STL
13 51 (3.50%) jQuery
14 50 (3.43%) SOAP
15 47 (3.22%) Node.js
16 43 (2.95%) CSS3
17 35 (2.40%) Dojo
18 32 (2.19%) WSDL
Miscellaneous
1 160 (10.97%) Management Information System
2 125 (8.57%) Analytical Skills
3 66 (4.52%) Computer Science
4 59 (4.04%) CESG
5 50 (3.43%) Visualisation
6 44 (3.02%) Driving Licence
7 41 (2.81%) Cyber Defence
8 40 (2.74%) Cybercrime
8 40 (2.74%) Data Centre
9 31 (2.12%) Security Operations Centre
10 29 (1.99%) PKI
11 28 (1.92%) Algorithms
12 25 (1.71%) Cryptography
12 25 (1.71%) Mathematics
13 24 (1.64%) Cyberthreat
14 21 (1.44%) iPhone
15 20 (1.37%) Physics
16 18 (1.23%) Cyber Attack
17 14 (0.96%) Learning Management System
17 14 (0.96%) Wiki
Operating Systems
1 340 (23.30%) Linux
2 322 (22.07%) Windows
3 151 (10.35%) Unix
4 124 (8.50%) Android
5 99 (6.79%) Apple iOS
6 95 (6.51%) Windows Server
7 83 (5.69%) Windows Server 2012
8 58 (3.98%) Windows Server 2008
9 51 (3.50%) Windows Server 2003
10 30 (2.06%) Mac OS X
11 26 (1.78%) CentOS
12 20 (1.37%) Windows 7
13 18 (1.23%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
13 18 (1.23%) Windows Phone
14 17 (1.17%) AIX
15 16 (1.10%) Windows 10
16 15 (1.03%) Windows 8
17 13 (0.89%) Windows 2000
18 10 (0.69%) Solaris
19 6 (0.41%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 456 (31.25%) Agile Software Development
2 380 (26.05%) ITIL
3 364 (24.95%) Cybersecurity
4 349 (23.92%) Software Engineering
5 184 (12.61%) Infrastructure Management
6 148 (10.14%) Service Delivery
7 141 (9.66%) Service Management
8 139 (9.53%) Project Management
9 132 (9.05%) Scrum
10 111 (7.61%) MODAF
11 101 (6.92%) Reverse Engineering
12 94 (6.44%) ITIL V3
13 93 (6.37%) Information Security
13 93 (6.37%) TOGAF
14 92 (6.31%) Automated Testing
14 92 (6.31%) UML
15 91 (6.24%) User Stories
16 88 (6.03%) DevOps
16 88 (6.03%) Mentoring
17 85 (5.83%) Problem Management
Programming Languages
1 428 (29.34%) Java
2 416 (28.51%) C
3 299 (20.49%) C++
4 267 (18.30%) JavaScript
5 220 (15.08%) Python
6 218 (14.94%) C#
6 218 (14.94%) SQL
7 95 (6.51%) PowerShell
8 91 (6.24%) Perl
9 73 (5.00%) Objective-C
10 62 (4.25%) PHP
11 58 (3.98%) Bash Shell
12 49 (3.36%) Ruby
13 38 (2.60%) VB
14 27 (1.85%) VBA
15 24 (1.64%) Delphi
15 24 (1.64%) Pascal
16 20 (1.37%) T-SQL
17 16 (1.10%) PL/SQL
18 15 (1.03%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 769 (52.71%) DV Cleared
2 729 (49.97%) SC Cleared
3 247 (16.93%) Degree
4 135 (9.25%) CISSP
5 128 (8.77%) Cisco Certification
6 117 (8.02%) CCNA
7 100 (6.85%) Microsoft Certification
8 92 (6.31%) GIAC
9 85 (5.83%) SANS
10 83 (5.69%) MCSE
11 61 (4.18%) SSCP
12 52 (3.56%) Linux+ Certification
12 52 (3.56%) Network+ Certification
13 48 (3.29%) ISEB
14 47 (3.22%) ISTQB
15 42 (2.88%) CompTIA Security+
15 42 (2.88%) Security+ Certification
16 40 (2.74%) CEH
17 39 (2.67%) CISM
18 31 (2.12%) MCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 96 (6.58%) SLA
2 39 (2.67%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 24 (1.64%) QA
4 17 (1.17%) JSP 440
5 16 (1.10%) RMADS
6 13 (0.89%) HMG Security Policy Framework
7 9 (0.62%) COBIT
8 8 (0.55%) GPG13
9 6 (0.41%) HMG Infosec
10 4 (0.27%) ISO 9001
11 3 (0.21%) Def Stans
11 3 (0.21%) PCI DSS
12 2 (0.14%) DO-178B
12 2 (0.14%) Sarbanes-Oxley
12 2 (0.14%) TickIT
13 1 (0.069%) Actionable Recommendations
13 1 (0.069%) ISO 14001
System Software
1 121 (8.29%) VMware Infrastructure
2 87 (5.96%) Active Directory
3 74 (5.07%) Hyper-V
4 28 (1.92%) vSphere
5 24 (1.64%) Snort
6 22 (1.51%) VMware ESX
7 18 (1.23%) Virtual Desktop
8 16 (1.10%) Oracle RAC
9 15 (1.03%) NFS
10 12 (0.82%) Firmware
11 11 (0.75%) Samba
12 8 (0.55%) Docker
12 8 (0.55%) Virtual Machines
13 5 (0.34%) vCloud
14 4 (0.27%) VMware ESXi
14 4 (0.27%) XenApp
15 3 (0.21%) Apache ZooKeeper
15 3 (0.21%) Virtual Servers
16 2 (0.14%) EMC RecoverPoint
16 2 (0.14%) Microsoft App-V
Systems Management
1 44 (3.02%) Nagios
2 31 (2.12%) SCCM
3 28 (1.92%) HP Quality Center
4 25 (1.71%) Puppet
5 24 (1.64%) Computer Emergency Response Teams
6 14 (0.96%) NetBackup
7 13 (0.89%) Oracle RMAN
8 11 (0.75%) Ansible
8 11 (0.75%) Data Guard
9 8 (0.55%) Network Intrusion Detection System
10 7 (0.48%) RSA enVision
10 7 (0.48%) Salt
10 7 (0.48%) Tivoli
11 6 (0.41%) ArcSight ESM
11 6 (0.41%) Computer Incident Response Team
11 6 (0.41%) OpenView
12 5 (0.34%) BMC PATROL
12 5 (0.34%) Netcool
12 5 (0.34%) QRadar
12 5 (0.34%) vRealize
Vendors
1 247 (16.93%) Microsoft
2 186 (12.75%) VMware
3 166 (11.38%) Oracle
4 90 (6.17%) Cisco
5 54 (3.70%) HP
6 44 (3.02%) IBM
7 37 (2.54%) Juniper
8 34 (2.33%) Red Hat
9 29 (1.99%) Atlassian
10 27 (1.85%) ArcSight
11 23 (1.58%) Adobe
12 21 (1.44%) SAP
13 17 (1.17%) CheckPoint
13 17 (1.17%) EMC
14 16 (1.10%) Citrix
14 16 (1.10%) Splunk
15 15 (1.03%) SolarWinds
16 14 (0.96%) NetApp
17 13 (0.89%) Capita
18 12 (0.82%) BMC
Gloucester, Gloucestershire
Acumin
Salary: Up to £55,000 per annum DOE
Posted: 2 days ago
Gloucester, Gloucestershire
Sanderson
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + bonus + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Gloucester, Gloucestershire
Sanderson
Salary: £35000 - £60000 per annum + bonus + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Gloucester, Gloucestershire
Informatiq Consulting
Posted: 4 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Lorien Resourcing
Posted: 4 days ago
Corsham, Wiltshire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 40,000-45,000
Posted: 3 days ago
Bristol Area
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £30,000 - £50,000
Posted: 2 days ago
Gloucester, Gloucestershire
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £30,000 - £50,000
Posted: 2 days ago
Gloucester, Gloucestershire
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £40k - £60k plus package (shift allowance, bonuses etc)
Posted: Yesterday
Cheltenham, Gloucestershire
People Source Consulting
Salary: £40000 - £60000 per annum + bonus, benefits, Pension
Posted: Yesterday
Bristol, Avon
Sanderson
Salary: £40000.00 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Swindon, Wiltshire
Redrock Consulting Ltd
Salary: £38000 - £45000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Bristol, Avon
The People Network
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + software project manager
Posted: 5 days ago
Gloucestershire
Informatiq Consulting
Salary: £25000 - £55000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Cheltenham, Gloucestershire
Experis Ltd
Salary: £35000.00 - £43000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Bath, Avon
Informatiq Consulting
Salary: £52000 - £65000 per annum + CAR, BONUS, PENSION
Posted: 4 days ago
Bath, Avon
Informatiq Consulting
Salary: £25000 - £47000 per annum + BONUS, CAR ALLOWANCE, PENSION
Posted: 4 days ago
Gloucester, Gloucestershire
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £40,000 - £50,000
Posted: Yesterday
Bristol Area
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £40,000 - £50,000
Posted: Yesterday
Chippenham, Wiltshire
The People Network
Salary: £25000 - £40000 per annum + Superb Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Salisbury, Wiltshire
Landmarc Solutions Ltd
Salary: From £25,000 to £28,000 per annum
Posted: 11 days ago
Gloucestershire
Informatiq Consulting
Salary: £24000 - £32000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Gloucester, Gloucestershire
Sanderson
Salary: £30000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 8 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Experis Ltd
Salary: benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Bath, Avon
Informatiq Consulting
Salary: £25000 - £47000 per annum + BONUS, CAR ALLOWANCE, PENSION
Posted: 5 days ago
Bath, Avon
Informatiq Consulting
Salary: £35000 - £55000 per annum + Bens
Posted: 6 days ago
Gloucester, Gloucestershire
Sanderson
Salary: £40000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: 12 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Experis Ltd
Salary: £20000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Gloucestershire
Sanderson
Posted: 12 days ago
Cheltenham, Gloucestershire
set2recruit
Salary: From £40,000 to £70,000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago