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

3 months to
9 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Security Clearance
Rank 15 23 22
Rank change year-on-year
+8 -1
Permanent jobs citing Security Cleared 672 485 626
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 13.07% 8.49% 9.65%
As % of the Qualifications category 41.69% 27.23% 31.16%
Number of salaries quoted 502 359 483
Median salary £42,500 £42,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
- -5.55%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £32,000 £28,880
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £60,000 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £46,000
% change year-on-year
- -2.17%
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
1612 1781 2009
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 31.36% 31.17% 30.98%
Number of salaries quoted 1267 1437 1623
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 £25,500
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £57,500 £63,000
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 9 December 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 9 December 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 +2 396 £45,000 - 58
Bristol -11 102 £47,500 +11.76% 28
Wiltshire +27 92 £35,000 - 6
Somerset +15 36 £39,500 +12.85% 11
Dorset +3 11 £25,000 -35.89% 3
Devon -3 11 £47,500 +26.66% 3
Security Cleared
England

Security Cleared
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 9 December 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.

1 769 (52.31%) DV Cleared
2 768 (52.24%) SC Cleared
3 446 (30.34%) Agile Software Development
4 411 (27.96%) Java
5 375 (25.51%) ITIL
6 361 (24.56%) C
7 357 (24.29%) Windows
8 354 (24.08%) Cybersecurity
9 329 (22.38%) Linux
10 307 (20.88%) Software Engineering
11 283 (19.25%) Microsoft
12 277 (18.84%) C++
13 252 (17.14%) JavaScript
14 234 (15.92%) Degree
15 224 (15.24%) VMware
16 216 (14.69%) SQL
17 200 (13.61%) C#
18 199 (13.54%) Python
19 188 (12.79%) HTML
20 169 (11.50%) Infrastructure Management
21 167 (11.36%) Firewall
22 166 (11.29%) MS Excel
23 165 (11.22%) Big Data
24 150 (10.20%) Finance
25 148 (10.07%) Oracle
26 145 (9.86%) VMware Infrastructure
27 144 (9.80%) Cisco Certification
27 144 (9.80%) Service Delivery
28 141 (9.59%) Management Information System
28 141 (9.59%) Unix

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 94 (6.39%) MS Exchange
2 79 (5.37%) WebLogic
3 59 (4.01%) Exchange Server 2007
3 59 (4.01%) Exchange Server 2010
4 58 (3.95%) Apache Pig
5 56 (3.81%) JBoss
6 45 (3.06%) Elasticsearch
6 45 (3.06%) SharePoint
7 43 (2.93%) Apache
8 38 (2.59%) WebSphere
9 35 (2.38%) Alfresco
9 35 (2.38%) IIS
10 32 (2.18%) Joomla!
11 29 (1.97%) Exchange Server 2013
12 25 (1.70%) Apache Spark
13 24 (1.63%) Confluence
14 15 (1.02%) BizTalk Server
15 14 (0.95%) CMS
15 14 (0.95%) SharePoint 2010
15 14 (0.95%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 166 (11.29%) MS Excel
2 74 (5.03%) MS Office
3 33 (2.24%) MS Project
4 15 (1.02%) MS PowerPoint
5 11 (0.75%) MS Visio
6 10 (0.68%) Adobe Creative Suite
7 9 (0.61%) Adobe Illustrator
8 8 (0.54%) 3ds Max
8 8 (0.54%) Maya
9 6 (0.41%) AutoCAD
10 5 (0.34%) Simulink
10 5 (0.34%) SOLIDWORKS
11 4 (0.27%) GNU Octave
11 4 (0.27%) Spreadsheet
12 3 (0.20%) Adobe Captivate
13 2 (0.14%) Siemens NX
14 1 (0.068%) Doxygen
Business Applications
1 15 (1.02%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 11 (0.75%) Oracle CRM
2 11 (0.75%) Oracle EBS R12
3 10 (0.68%) Maximo
4 5 (0.34%) Oracle Utilities
5 3 (0.20%) Remedy ITSM
6 2 (0.14%) Oracle EBS
6 2 (0.14%) Teamcenter
7 1 (0.068%) Primavera
Cloud Services
1 31 (2.11%) SaaS
2 28 (1.90%) Office 365
3 21 (1.43%) GitHub
4 15 (1.02%) Amazon AWS
5 11 (0.75%) Amazon S3
6 10 (0.68%) Microsoft Azure
7 5 (0.34%) Cloud Computing
8 3 (0.20%) PaaS
9 2 (0.14%) iPaaS
10 1 (0.068%) Azure Active Directory
10 1 (0.068%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 167 (11.36%) Firewall
2 101 (6.87%) TCP/IP
3 77 (5.24%) WAN
4 69 (4.69%) LAN
4 69 (4.69%) Network Security
5 48 (3.27%) HTTP
6 38 (2.59%) Internet
7 35 (2.38%) DNS
8 34 (2.31%) SMTP
8 34 (2.31%) SSL
8 34 (2.31%) X.400
9 33 (2.24%) VPN
10 27 (1.84%) DHCP
11 24 (1.63%) VoIP
12 23 (1.56%) FTP
13 18 (1.22%) DMZ
13 18 (1.22%) Intrusion Detection
13 18 (1.22%) SNMP
14 16 (1.09%) MPLS
14 16 (1.09%) X.500
Database & Business Intelligence
1 165 (11.22%) Big Data
2 141 (9.59%) Hadoop
3 130 (8.84%) MongoDB
4 79 (5.37%) SQL Server
5 65 (4.42%) MySQL
6 58 (3.95%) Apache Hive
7 50 (3.40%) NoSQL
8 31 (2.11%) Relational Database
9 23 (1.56%) Oracle Database
9 23 (1.56%) RDBMS
10 22 (1.50%) Data Mining
10 22 (1.50%) MS Access
10 22 (1.50%) OrientDB
11 17 (1.16%) Oracle Database 11g
12 10 (0.68%) Crystal Reports
13 7 (0.48%) Oracle OWB
13 7 (0.48%) SQL Server 2012
13 7 (0.48%) SQL Server Integration Services
13 7 (0.48%) SQL Server Reporting Services
14 6 (0.41%) Neo4j
Development Applications
1 53 (3.61%) JIRA
2 46 (3.13%) Selenium
3 40 (2.72%) Jenkins
3 40 (2.72%) Team Foundation Server
4 38 (2.59%) Cucumber
5 33 (2.24%) Rational DOORS
6 32 (2.18%) Maven
6 32 (2.18%) Subversion
7 19 (1.29%) Oracle Forms
8 16 (1.09%) LoadRunner
9 14 (0.95%) Ant
9 14 (0.95%) Apache Ivy
9 14 (0.95%) Atlassian Bamboo
9 14 (0.95%) Visual Studio
10 13 (0.88%) JUnit
11 12 (0.82%) Bitbucket
11 12 (0.82%) Git (software)
12 11 (0.75%) Redmine
12 11 (0.75%) SpecFlow
13 8 (0.54%) CodeSonar
General
1 150 (10.20%) Finance
2 122 (8.30%) Telecoms
3 64 (4.35%) Games
4 56 (3.81%) Manufacturing
5 50 (3.40%) Aerospace
6 30 (2.04%) Military
7 25 (1.70%) Banking
8 24 (1.63%) Legal
9 20 (1.36%) Electronics
9 20 (1.36%) Marketing
10 17 (1.16%) Multimedia
11 6 (0.41%) Law
12 4 (0.27%) Retail
13 3 (0.20%) Automotive
13 3 (0.20%) Local Government
14 1 (0.068%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 180 (12.24%) Developer
2 167 (11.36%) Analyst
3 150 (10.20%) Software Engineer
4 121 (8.23%) Consultant
5 116 (7.89%) Support Engineer
6 108 (7.35%) Systems Engineer
7 84 (5.71%) Architect
8 82 (5.58%) Test Engineer
9 71 (4.83%) Project Manager
10 68 (4.63%) Java Developer
11 60 (4.08%) Java Engineer
11 60 (4.08%) Java Software Engineer
12 58 (3.95%) Test Analyst
13 55 (3.74%) Infrastructure Engineer
14 54 (3.67%) Network Engineer
15 46 (3.13%) Senior Developer
16 44 (2.99%) 2nd Line Engineer
17 39 (2.65%) Solutions Architect
18 37 (2.52%) Software Test Engineer
19 36 (2.45%) 2nd Line Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 188 (12.79%) HTML
2 99 (6.73%) Hibernate
3 98 (6.67%) J2EE
4 95 (6.46%) XML
5 93 (6.33%) .NET
6 90 (6.12%) Spring
7 89 (6.05%) HTML5
8 87 (5.92%) Java EE
9 82 (5.58%) CSS
10 75 (5.10%) Web Services
11 70 (4.76%) AngularJS
12 59 (4.01%) ASP.NET
13 55 (3.74%) jQuery
14 54 (3.67%) STL
15 51 (3.47%) EJB
16 46 (3.13%) Node.js
17 45 (3.06%) SOAP
18 41 (2.79%) CSS3
19 32 (2.18%) Dojo
19 32 (2.18%) WSDL
Miscellaneous
1 141 (9.59%) Management Information System
2 123 (8.37%) Analytical Skills
3 73 (4.97%) Computer Science
4 56 (3.81%) Driving Licence
4 56 (3.81%) Visualisation
5 46 (3.13%) CESG
6 45 (3.06%) Cybercrime
7 43 (2.93%) Data Centre
8 41 (2.79%) Cyberthreat
9 36 (2.45%) PKI
10 28 (1.90%) iPhone
11 25 (1.70%) Algorithms
12 24 (1.63%) Cyber Attack
12 24 (1.63%) Security Operations Centre
13 22 (1.50%) Cryptography
14 15 (1.02%) Learning Management System
14 15 (1.02%) Mathematics
14 15 (1.02%) RIA
15 13 (0.88%) SCORM
16 12 (0.82%) Physics
Operating Systems
1 357 (24.29%) Windows
2 329 (22.38%) Linux
3 141 (9.59%) Unix
4 128 (8.71%) Android
5 126 (8.57%) Windows Server
6 114 (7.76%) Windows Server 2012
7 99 (6.73%) Apple iOS
8 69 (4.69%) Windows Server 2008
9 68 (4.63%) Windows Server 2003
10 29 (1.97%) Windows 7
11 27 (1.84%) Mac OS X
12 24 (1.63%) Windows Phone
13 23 (1.56%) CentOS
14 19 (1.29%) Windows 10
15 18 (1.22%) Windows 8
16 15 (1.02%) AIX
17 12 (0.82%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
18 10 (0.68%) Windows 2000
19 8 (0.54%) Solaris
20 7 (0.48%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 446 (30.34%) Agile Software Development
2 375 (25.51%) ITIL
3 354 (24.08%) Cybersecurity
4 307 (20.88%) Software Engineering
5 169 (11.50%) Infrastructure Management
6 144 (9.80%) Service Delivery
7 130 (8.84%) Project Management
8 129 (8.78%) Service Management
9 124 (8.44%) Scrum
10 111 (7.55%) Reverse Engineering
11 97 (6.60%) Automated Testing
12 94 (6.39%) User Stories
13 92 (6.26%) Mobile Development
14 90 (6.12%) PRINCE2
15 87 (5.92%) Mentoring
16 86 (5.85%) ITIL V3
17 85 (5.78%) Problem Management
17 85 (5.78%) UML
18 83 (5.65%) Ethical Hacking
18 83 (5.65%) MODAF
Programming Languages
1 411 (27.96%) Java
2 361 (24.56%) C
3 277 (18.84%) C++
4 252 (17.14%) JavaScript
5 216 (14.69%) SQL
6 200 (13.61%) C#
7 199 (13.54%) Python
8 87 (5.92%) PowerShell
9 80 (5.44%) Objective-C
9 80 (5.44%) Perl
10 64 (4.35%) PHP
11 57 (3.88%) Bash Shell
12 46 (3.13%) Ruby
13 36 (2.45%) VB
14 22 (1.50%) VBA
15 20 (1.36%) PL/SQL
15 20 (1.36%) Shell Script
16 18 (1.22%) Delphi
16 18 (1.22%) Pascal
16 18 (1.22%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 769 (52.31%) DV Cleared
2 768 (52.24%) SC Cleared
3 234 (15.92%) Degree
4 144 (9.80%) Cisco Certification
5 136 (9.25%) CCNA
6 125 (8.50%) CISSP
7 119 (8.10%) Microsoft Certification
8 102 (6.94%) MCSE
9 83 (5.65%) SANS
10 82 (5.58%) GIAC
11 61 (4.15%) SSCP
12 55 (3.74%) Linux+ Certification
12 55 (3.74%) Network+ Certification
13 53 (3.61%) ISEB
14 48 (3.27%) ISTQB
15 44 (2.99%) CompTIA Security+
15 44 (2.99%) Security+ Certification
16 43 (2.93%) CEH
17 41 (2.79%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
18 35 (2.38%) MCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 88 (5.99%) SLA
2 39 (2.65%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 28 (1.90%) QA
4 13 (0.88%) HMG Security Policy Framework
4 13 (0.88%) RMADS
5 11 (0.75%) COBIT
5 11 (0.75%) JSP 440
6 9 (0.61%) PCI DSS
7 8 (0.54%) Sarbanes-Oxley
8 6 (0.41%) HMG Infosec
9 5 (0.34%) DO-178B
9 5 (0.34%) GPG13
10 4 (0.27%) ISO 9001
11 2 (0.14%) Data Quality
11 2 (0.14%) TickIT
12 1 (0.068%) Actionable Recommendations
12 1 (0.068%) ISO 14001
12 1 (0.068%) PMBOK
System Software
1 145 (9.86%) VMware Infrastructure
2 98 (6.67%) Active Directory
3 84 (5.71%) Hyper-V
4 30 (2.04%) VMware ESX
4 30 (2.04%) vSphere
5 19 (1.29%) Virtual Desktop
6 15 (1.02%) NFS
7 14 (0.95%) Firmware
8 13 (0.88%) Virtual Machines
9 12 (0.82%) Oracle RAC
10 11 (0.75%) Samba
11 9 (0.61%) Docker
11 9 (0.61%) Snort
11 9 (0.61%) VMware ESXi
12 8 (0.54%) Terminal Services
13 7 (0.48%) XenApp
14 6 (0.41%) Microsoft App-V
14 6 (0.41%) vCloud
15 5 (0.34%) Virtual Servers
16 3 (0.20%) Apache ZooKeeper
Systems Management
1 39 (2.65%) Nagios
1 39 (2.65%) SCCM
2 25 (1.70%) HP Quality Center
3 23 (1.56%) Puppet
4 12 (0.82%) NetBackup
4 12 (0.82%) SCOM
5 11 (0.75%) Ansible
6 9 (0.61%) Backup Exec
6 9 (0.61%) Network Intrusion Detection System
6 9 (0.61%) Oracle RMAN
7 8 (0.54%) RSA enVision
7 8 (0.54%) Salt
7 8 (0.54%) WSUS
8 7 (0.48%) Data Guard
8 7 (0.48%) Host Intrusion Detection System
8 7 (0.48%) Tivoli
9 6 (0.41%) Netcool
10 5 (0.34%) BMC PATROL
10 5 (0.34%) OpenView
10 5 (0.34%) Tivoli Endpoint Manager
Vendors
1 283 (19.25%) Microsoft
2 224 (15.24%) VMware
3 148 (10.07%) Oracle
4 113 (7.69%) Cisco
5 58 (3.95%) HP
6 54 (3.67%) Juniper
7 39 (2.65%) IBM
8 32 (2.18%) Red Hat
9 29 (1.97%) Atlassian
10 28 (1.90%) Adobe
11 25 (1.70%) Citrix
12 23 (1.56%) ArcSight
13 20 (1.36%) Dell
14 18 (1.22%) SAP
15 17 (1.16%) EMC
16 15 (1.02%) Capita
16 15 (1.02%) CheckPoint
16 15 (1.02%) NetApp
16 15 (1.02%) SolarWinds
17 14 (0.95%) Splunk
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