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 30 April 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
30 Apr 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Security Clearance
Rank 16 23 34
Rank change year-on-year
+7 +11
Permanent jobs citing Security Cleared 650 518 418
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 11.49% 8.46% 7.19%
As % of the Qualifications category 35.54% 27.91% 25.24%
Number of salaries quoted 507 341 325
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +12.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,000 £33,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £65,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £46,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year
-3.22% +3.33%
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
1829 1856 1656
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 32.32% 30.31% 28.47%
Number of salaries quoted 1468 1419 1351
Average salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.75% -
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £25,000 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £55,000 £61,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £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 30 April 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 average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Security Cleared within the South West region over the 3 months to 30 April 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
(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 +4 285 £50,000 -3.84% 36
Bristol +10 175 £42,500 +2.40% 11
Wiltshire +7 130 £35,000 -8.49% 15
Somerset -8 13 £34,000 -17.07% 2
Devon +11 12 £33,500 -44.16% 1
Dorset -6 9 £35,000 -17.64%
Cornwall - 7 £60,000 -
Security Cleared
England

Security Cleared
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 30 April 2016, 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.

1 770 (62.30%) SC Cleared
2 411 (33.25%) DV Cleared
3 366 (29.61%) Java
4 310 (25.08%) Agile Software Development
5 281 (22.73%) Degree
6 278 (22.49%) Windows
7 268 (21.68%) C
8 262 (21.20%) Software Engineering
9 253 (20.47%) Cybersecurity
10 233 (18.85%) C++
11 215 (17.39%) Linux
12 212 (17.15%) SQL
13 196 (15.86%) ITIL
14 184 (14.89%) JavaScript
15 179 (14.48%) Microsoft
16 176 (14.24%) HTML
17 173 (14.00%) VMware
18 161 (13.03%) Finance
19 150 (12.14%) UML
20 146 (11.81%) C#
21 141 (11.41%) Telecoms
22 136 (11.00%) Oracle
23 131 (10.60%) Firewall
24 129 (10.44%) SQL Server
25 125 (10.11%) Python
26 121 (9.79%) SDLC
27 120 (9.71%) CSS
28 119 (9.63%) MongoDB
29 116 (9.39%) XML
30 115 (9.30%) Android

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

For the 6 months to 30 April 2016, 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 81 (6.55%) MS Exchange
2 62 (5.02%) Exchange Server 2010
3 59 (4.77%) SharePoint
4 50 (4.05%) Alfresco
4 50 (4.05%) Joomla!
5 44 (3.56%) WebLogic
6 42 (3.40%) Exchange Server 2007
7 38 (3.07%) JBoss
8 31 (2.51%) Apache
8 31 (2.51%) SharePoint 2013
9 28 (2.27%) SharePoint 2010
10 24 (1.94%) Apache Pig
11 21 (1.70%) Apache Spark
11 21 (1.70%) CMS
12 20 (1.62%) Exchange Server 2003
13 19 (1.54%) Node.js
13 19 (1.54%) Skype for Business
14 18 (1.46%) Elasticsearch
15 16 (1.29%) Exchange Server 2000
15 16 (1.29%) WebSphere
Applications
1 85 (6.88%) MS Excel
2 24 (1.94%) MS Office
3 21 (1.70%) Adobe Creative Suite
4 16 (1.29%) MS Project
5 10 (0.81%) Adobe Illustrator
6 8 (0.65%) 3ds Max
6 8 (0.65%) Maya
7 7 (0.57%) MS Visio
7 7 (0.57%) OmniGraffle
8 5 (0.40%) Spreadsheet
9 3 (0.24%) AutoCAD
10 2 (0.16%) MS PowerPoint
11 1 (0.081%) InfoPath
11 1 (0.081%) Mathcad
11 1 (0.081%) Mingle
11 1 (0.081%) Simulink
Business Applications
1 7 (0.57%) Remedy ITSM
2 6 (0.49%) Oracle BPM
2 6 (0.49%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 5 (0.40%) Dynamics CRM
4 3 (0.24%) Dynamics NAV
5 2 (0.16%) Maximo
5 2 (0.16%) Primavera
5 2 (0.16%) Teamcenter
Cloud Services
1 20 (1.62%) Office 365
2 17 (1.38%) SaaS
3 10 (0.81%) Amazon AWS
3 10 (0.81%) Amazon S3
3 10 (0.81%) Cloud Computing
3 10 (0.81%) GitHub
4 6 (0.49%) PaaS
5 4 (0.32%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
5 4 (0.32%) Heroku
5 4 (0.32%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 131 (10.60%) Firewall
2 84 (6.80%) Internet
3 79 (6.39%) TCP/IP
4 50 (4.05%) DNS
5 35 (2.83%) SAN
6 32 (2.59%) DHCP
7 31 (2.51%) SSL
8 20 (1.62%) LAN
9 19 (1.54%) WAN
10 17 (1.38%) Cisco ASA
10 17 (1.38%) Network Security
10 17 (1.38%) VPN
11 16 (1.29%) NAS
11 16 (1.29%) VoIP
12 15 (1.21%) Cisco Nexus
12 15 (1.21%) Unified Communications
13 14 (1.13%) HTTP
14 10 (0.81%) Intranet
15 9 (0.73%) OSPF
15 9 (0.73%) Remote Desktop
Database & Business Intelligence
1 129 (10.44%) SQL Server
2 119 (9.63%) MongoDB
3 105 (8.50%) Big Data
4 77 (6.23%) Hadoop
5 53 (4.29%) MySQL
6 49 (3.96%) NoSQL
7 37 (2.99%) Oracle Database
8 36 (2.91%) SQL Server 2012
9 26 (2.10%) Oracle Database 11g
10 24 (1.94%) Apache Hive
11 23 (1.86%) SQL Server 2008
12 20 (1.62%) Data Mining
13 18 (1.46%) OrientDB
13 18 (1.46%) QlikView
14 17 (1.38%) Neo4j
14 17 (1.38%) Relational Database
15 16 (1.29%) SQL Server 2014
15 16 (1.29%) SQL Server Integration Services
16 15 (1.21%) BusinessObjects
16 15 (1.21%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 65 (5.26%) Subversion
2 60 (4.85%) Maven
3 52 (4.21%) Selenium
4 48 (3.88%) Ant
5 47 (3.80%) Apache Ivy
5 47 (3.80%) JIRA
6 34 (2.75%) JUnit
7 31 (2.51%) Cucumber
8 27 (2.18%) Visual Studio
9 26 (2.10%) Jenkins
10 20 (1.62%) Rational DOORS
11 18 (1.46%) Axure RP
12 15 (1.21%) LoadRunner
12 15 (1.21%) Oracle Forms
12 15 (1.21%) Team Foundation Server
13 13 (1.05%) Git (software)
14 11 (0.89%) Balsamiq Mockups
15 10 (0.81%) Rational Rhapsody
15 10 (0.81%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
16 9 (0.73%) Eclipse
General
1 161 (13.03%) Finance
2 141 (11.41%) Telecoms
3 52 (4.21%) Banking
3 52 (4.21%) Military
4 37 (2.99%) Manufacturing
5 32 (2.59%) Aerospace
5 32 (2.59%) Electronics
6 28 (2.27%) Multimedia
7 20 (1.62%) Law
8 19 (1.54%) Legal
9 17 (1.38%) Marketing
10 11 (0.89%) Games
11 6 (0.49%) Automotive
12 3 (0.24%) Advertising
12 3 (0.24%) Billing
13 1 (0.081%) Avionics
13 1 (0.081%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 216 (17.48%) Developer
2 195 (15.78%) Analyst
3 119 (9.63%) Consultant
4 112 (9.06%) Software Engineer
5 94 (7.61%) Support Engineer
6 79 (6.39%) Java Developer
7 78 (6.31%) Systems Engineer
8 68 (5.50%) Security Consultant
9 66 (5.34%) Software Developer
10 62 (5.02%) Test Engineer
11 55 (4.45%) Architect
12 51 (4.13%) Java Engineer
12 51 (4.13%) Test Analyst
13 49 (3.96%) Project Manager
14 48 (3.88%) 2nd Line Support
15 40 (3.24%) 2nd Line Engineer
15 40 (3.24%) Support Analyst
16 39 (3.16%) Java Software Engineer
17 37 (2.99%) DBA
18 35 (2.83%) Senior Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 176 (14.24%) HTML
2 120 (9.71%) CSS
3 116 (9.39%) XML
4 105 (8.50%) Web Services
5 92 (7.44%) HTML5
6 87 (7.04%) Hibernate
6 87 (7.04%) J2EE
7 86 (6.96%) .NET
8 70 (5.66%) Spring
9 56 (4.53%) Dojo
10 52 (4.21%) AngularJS
10 52 (4.21%) SOAP
11 50 (4.05%) WSDL
12 49 (3.96%) XHTML
13 47 (3.80%) JPA
13 47 (3.80%) jQuery
13 47 (3.80%) Spring MVC
13 47 (3.80%) Spring Web Flow
14 46 (3.72%) Apache Flex
15 44 (3.56%) Java EE
Miscellaneous
1 109 (8.82%) Computer Science
2 98 (7.93%) Analytical Skills
3 64 (5.18%) Cybercrime
4 56 (4.53%) Management Information System
5 43 (3.48%) RIA
6 42 (3.40%) Visualisation
7 39 (3.16%) Data Centre
8 37 (2.99%) Mathematics
9 33 (2.67%) PKI
10 29 (2.35%) Digital Media
10 29 (2.35%) Security Operations Centre
11 27 (2.18%) User Experience
12 24 (1.94%) Algorithms
12 24 (1.94%) Driving Licence
13 19 (1.54%) Mobile App
13 19 (1.54%) Physics
14 17 (1.38%) CESG
14 17 (1.38%) Learning Management System
14 17 (1.38%) SCORM
15 16 (1.29%) Chemistry
Operating Systems
1 278 (22.49%) Windows
2 215 (17.39%) Linux
3 115 (9.30%) Android
4 109 (8.82%) Unix
5 102 (8.25%) Apple iOS
6 84 (6.80%) Windows Server 2012
7 81 (6.55%) Windows Server 2003
8 79 (6.39%) Windows Server
9 60 (4.85%) Windows Server 2008
10 32 (2.59%) Windows 7
11 23 (1.86%) Mac OS X
11 23 (1.86%) Windows 2000
12 22 (1.78%) Windows 8
13 21 (1.70%) Windows Phone
14 16 (1.29%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
14 16 (1.29%) Windows XP
15 13 (1.05%) Windows Vista
16 12 (0.97%) AIX
17 11 (0.89%) CentOS
18 10 (0.81%) Windows 10
Processes & Methodologies
1 310 (25.08%) Agile Software Development
2 262 (21.20%) Software Engineering
3 253 (20.47%) Cybersecurity
4 196 (15.86%) ITIL
5 150 (12.14%) UML
6 121 (9.79%) SDLC
7 92 (7.44%) Project Management
8 85 (6.88%) Continuous Integration
9 83 (6.72%) Mobile Development
10 77 (6.23%) Open Source
11 74 (5.99%) Information Security
12 70 (5.66%) Web Development
13 68 (5.50%) Analytics
14 66 (5.34%) TDD
14 66 (5.34%) Validation
15 65 (5.26%) Android Development
15 65 (5.26%) iOS Development
16 64 (5.18%) OO
16 64 (5.18%) Scrum
17 62 (5.02%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 366 (29.61%) Java
2 268 (21.68%) C
3 233 (18.85%) C++
4 212 (17.15%) SQL
5 184 (14.89%) JavaScript
6 146 (11.81%) C#
7 125 (10.11%) Python
8 48 (3.88%) Perl
8 48 (3.88%) PowerShell
9 38 (3.07%) Ruby
10 36 (2.91%) PHP
11 31 (2.51%) Bash Shell
12 30 (2.43%) Objective-C
13 24 (1.94%) Scala
13 24 (1.94%) VB
14 22 (1.78%) PL/SQL
15 15 (1.21%) VBA
16 14 (1.13%) Shell Script
17 13 (1.05%) R
18 11 (0.89%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 770 (62.30%) SC Cleared
2 411 (33.25%) DV Cleared
3 281 (22.73%) Degree
4 69 (5.58%) CISSP
5 61 (4.94%) Cisco Certification
6 49 (3.96%) CCNA
7 36 (2.91%) Microsoft Certification
8 35 (2.83%) SANS
9 34 (2.75%) ISEB
10 31 (2.51%) ISTQB
11 26 (2.10%) BC Cleared
11 26 (2.10%) GCIA
12 25 (2.02%) CISM
13 24 (1.94%) MCSE
14 23 (1.86%) CREST Certified
14 23 (1.86%) GCIH
15 20 (1.62%) GIAC
16 18 (1.46%) PhD
17 14 (1.13%) ITIL Certification
18 13 (1.05%) MCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 40 (3.24%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 38 (3.07%) SLA
3 34 (2.75%) QA
4 12 (0.97%) GPG13
5 11 (0.89%) HMG Infosec
6 10 (0.81%) HMG Security Policy Framework
7 8 (0.65%) RMADS
8 7 (0.57%) ISO 9001
9 4 (0.32%) DO-178B
9 4 (0.32%) MISRA
10 3 (0.24%) Def Stans
10 3 (0.24%) Disclosure Scotland
10 3 (0.24%) ISO22301
11 2 (0.16%) ISO 14001
11 2 (0.16%) PCI DSS
12 1 (0.081%) ARP4754
12 1 (0.081%) COBIT
12 1 (0.081%) DO-254
12 1 (0.081%) JSP 440
12 1 (0.081%) TickIT
System Software
1 83 (6.72%) VMware Infrastructure
2 70 (5.66%) Active Directory
3 55 (4.45%) vSphere
4 23 (1.86%) Hyper-V
5 19 (1.54%) Snort
6 16 (1.29%) vCloud
7 13 (1.05%) VMware ESX
8 11 (0.89%) VMware ESXi
9 8 (0.65%) VMware Server
10 6 (0.49%) Microsoft Virtual Server
10 6 (0.49%) XenApp
11 5 (0.40%) Apache ZooKeeper
12 4 (0.32%) Forefront TMG
12 4 (0.32%) UAG
13 3 (0.24%) Citrix Presentation Server
13 3 (0.24%) Firmware
13 3 (0.24%) XenDesktop
14 1 (0.081%) Samba
Systems Management
1 25 (2.02%) SCCM
2 21 (1.70%) SCOM
3 20 (1.62%) McAfee ePO
4 19 (1.54%) HP Quality Center
5 15 (1.21%) NetBackup
5 15 (1.21%) Norton AntiVirus
6 12 (0.97%) Backup Exec
6 12 (0.97%) RSA enVision
7 10 (0.81%) Cisco CUCM
7 10 (0.81%) Nagios
7 10 (0.81%) QRadar
8 9 (0.73%) Cisco UCCE
9 8 (0.65%) Cisco UCCX
10 7 (0.57%) Cisco IPCC
10 7 (0.57%) RSA Archer
11 5 (0.40%) HP SIM
11 5 (0.40%) Oracle Flashback
12 4 (0.32%) Forefront Identity Manager
12 4 (0.32%) Nessus
12 4 (0.32%) RSA Security Analytics
Vendors
1 179 (14.48%) Microsoft
2 173 (14.00%) VMware
3 136 (11.00%) Oracle
4 90 (7.28%) Cisco
5 67 (5.42%) Adobe
6 43 (3.48%) ArcSight
7 41 (3.32%) Juniper
8 36 (2.91%) HP
9 29 (2.35%) Intel Security
10 26 (2.10%) LogRhythm
11 23 (1.86%) SolarWinds
12 20 (1.62%) Red Hat
13 19 (1.54%) Symantec
14 18 (1.46%) SAP
14 18 (1.46%) Splunk
15 17 (1.38%) Kenexa
15 17 (1.38%) Remedy
16 16 (1.29%) Citrix
16 16 (1.29%) IBM
17 14 (1.13%) Tableau
Gloucestershire
Executive Recruitment Services (ERS)
Salary: £22000 - £30000 per annum
Posted: 5 hours ago
Gloucester, Gloucestershire
Executive Recruitment Services (ERS)
Posted: Yesterday
Bristol, Avon
ISL
Salary: £37000 - £50000 per annum + market leading benefits package
Posted: Yesterday
Gloucester, Gloucestershire
Executive Recruitment Services (ERS)
Salary: £25000 - £45000 per annum + Pension, Healthcare
Posted: Yesterday
Bristol, Avon
Informatiq Consulting
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Gloucester, Gloucestershire
Executive Recruitment Services (ERS)
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Gloucester, Gloucestershire
Executive Recruitment Services (ERS)
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Pension, Healthcare
Posted: Yesterday
Cheltenham, Gloucestershire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 50,000 to 70,000 + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Gloucestershire
ISL
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Cheltenham, Gloucestershire
People Source Consulting
Salary: £20000 - £55000 per annum + Excellent Benefits+Bonuses
Posted: 2 days ago
Gloucestershire
set2recruit
Salary: From £50,000 to £65,000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Gloucestershire
set2recruit
Salary: From £45,000 to £55,000 per annum + car allowance + bonus + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Chippenham, Wiltshire
Southern Lights Recruitment
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Gloucestershire
Informatiq Consulting
Salary: £25000 - £55000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Southern Lights Recruitment
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Gloucester, Gloucestershire
Informatiq Consulting
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + Pension and Medical
Posted: 3 days ago
Bristol, Avon
The People Network
Salary: £35000 - £50000 per annum + plus benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Informatiq Consulting
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits Package!
Posted: 3 days ago
Gloucester, Gloucestershire
Lorien Resourcing
Salary: Negotiable + bonus + pension
Posted: 3 days ago
Swindon, Wiltshire
Austin Fraser
Salary: £23000.00 - £26000.00 per annum + Excellent benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Chippenham, Wiltshire
The People Network
Salary: £25000 - £40000 per annum + Superb Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Experis Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Cheltenham, Gloucestershire
People Source Consulting
Salary: £25000 - £45000 per annum + Excellent Benefits+Bonuses
Posted: 4 days ago
Gloucestershire
Datasource Computer Employment
Posted: 4 days ago
Gloucester, Gloucestershire
Raytheon
Posted: 4 days ago
Bath, Avon
Informatiq Consulting
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Bens
Posted: 4 days ago
Gloucestershire
People Source Consulting
Salary: £45000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Gloucestershire
People Source Consulting
Salary: £30000 - £70000 per annum + bonus and benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Gloucester, Gloucestershire
BAE Systems Applied Intelligence Ltd
Salary: Excellent Salary & Benefits Package
Posted: 4 days ago
Gloucester, Gloucestershire
BAE Systems Applied Intelligence Ltd
Salary: Excellent Salary & Benefits Package
Posted: 4 days ago