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 23 February 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
23 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Security Clearance
England / South West
Rank 15 19 23
Rank change year-on-year
+4 +4
Permanent jobs citing Security Cleared 622 659 550
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 12.24% 11.37% 9.25%
As % of the Qualifications category 40.76% 34.59% 29.67%
Number of salaries quoted 467 478 389
Median salary £42,000 £42,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-1.17% -5.55%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £26,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £62,500 £62,500
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,500
% change year-on-year
- -1.09%

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
1526 1905 1854
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 30.03% 32.87% 31.16%
Number of salaries quoted 1211 1503 1485
Median salary £42,000 £41,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+2.43% +2.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £26,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £62,000 £55,000 £65,000
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 23 February 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 23 February 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 0 313 £45,000 -14.28% 24
Bristol -14 119 £40,000 -9.09% 19
Wiltshire -1 84 £42,500 +21.42% 14
Somerset +23 65 £37,500 +10.29% 8
Devon +12 14 £40,500 +24.61% 2
Dorset +26 8 £50,000 +53.84% 2
Avon - 4 - -
Security Cleared
England

Security Cleared
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 23 February 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.

1 687 (51.42%) DV Cleared
2 673 (50.37%) SC Cleared
3 415 (31.06%) C
4 413 (30.91%) Agile Software Development
5 409 (30.61%) Java
6 353 (26.42%) ITIL
7 342 (25.60%) Software Engineering
8 320 (23.95%) Linux
9 318 (23.80%) Cybersecurity
10 295 (22.08%) Windows
11 275 (20.58%) C++
12 241 (18.04%) JavaScript
13 227 (16.99%) Degree
14 218 (16.32%) Microsoft
15 204 (15.27%) C#
16 199 (14.90%) Python
17 196 (14.67%) SQL
18 175 (13.10%) HTML
19 167 (12.50%) Infrastructure Management
20 158 (11.83%) Oracle
21 151 (11.30%) Finance
22 146 (10.93%) Management Information System
22 146 (10.93%) Unix
23 140 (10.48%) VMware
24 135 (10.10%) Big Data
25 131 (9.81%) Hadoop
25 131 (9.81%) Service Management
25 131 (9.81%) Service Delivery
26 128 (9.58%) Project Management
27 127 (9.51%) MS Excel

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 90 (6.74%) WebLogic
2 66 (4.94%) JBoss
3 59 (4.42%) Apache
4 51 (3.82%) WebSphere
5 49 (3.67%) MS Exchange
6 43 (3.22%) Apache Pig
7 40 (2.99%) Elasticsearch
8 38 (2.84%) Exchange Server 2010
9 37 (2.77%) Exchange Server 2007
10 34 (2.54%) Alfresco
11 32 (2.40%) Confluence
11 32 (2.40%) Joomla!
12 29 (2.17%) IIS
13 23 (1.72%) Exchange Server 2013
14 21 (1.57%) Apache Spark
15 17 (1.27%) SharePoint
16 15 (1.12%) BizTalk Server
16 15 (1.12%) CMS
17 8 (0.60%) OpenStack
17 8 (0.60%) Tomcat
Applications
1 127 (9.51%) MS Excel
2 52 (3.89%) MS Office
3 12 (0.90%) MS Visio
4 11 (0.82%) MS PowerPoint
4 11 (0.82%) MS Project
5 10 (0.75%) Adobe Creative Suite
5 10 (0.75%) Adobe Illustrator
6 8 (0.60%) 3ds Max
6 8 (0.60%) Maya
7 5 (0.37%) AutoCAD
8 4 (0.30%) GNU Octave
8 4 (0.30%) SOLIDWORKS
9 2 (0.15%) OmniGraffle
9 2 (0.15%) Siemens NX
10 1 (0.075%) Adobe Captivate
10 1 (0.075%) Adobe Premiere
10 1 (0.075%) Doxygen
10 1 (0.075%) InDesign
10 1 (0.075%) Simulink
10 1 (0.075%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 19 (1.42%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 11 (0.82%) Oracle CRM
2 11 (0.82%) Oracle EBS R12
3 6 (0.45%) Maximo
4 4 (0.30%) Remedy ITSM
5 2 (0.15%) Dynamics CRM
5 2 (0.15%) Oracle EBS
5 2 (0.15%) SAP IS-U
5 2 (0.15%) Teamcenter
6 1 (0.075%) Oracle Utilities
Cloud Services
1 34 (2.54%) GitHub
2 25 (1.87%) Amazon AWS
3 19 (1.42%) Amazon S3
4 14 (1.05%) Microsoft Azure
5 12 (0.90%) Office 365
6 11 (0.82%) SaaS
7 9 (0.67%) Cloud Computing
8 2 (0.15%) iPaaS
8 2 (0.15%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 103 (7.71%) Firewall
2 98 (7.34%) TCP/IP
3 56 (4.19%) Network Security
4 50 (3.74%) SMTP
5 49 (3.67%) Internet
6 47 (3.52%) HTTP
6 47 (3.52%) LAN
7 46 (3.44%) WAN
8 40 (2.99%) X.400
9 36 (2.69%) DNS
10 33 (2.47%) DHCP
11 32 (2.40%) FTP
12 24 (1.80%) SSL
13 22 (1.65%) NNTP
13 22 (1.65%) Wireshark
13 22 (1.65%) X.500
14 20 (1.50%) Intrusion Detection
15 18 (1.35%) DMZ
16 17 (1.27%) VoIP
17 15 (1.12%) LDAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 135 (10.10%) Big Data
2 131 (9.81%) Hadoop
3 123 (9.21%) MongoDB
4 78 (5.84%) SQL Server
5 61 (4.57%) MySQL
6 49 (3.67%) NoSQL
7 43 (3.22%) Apache Hive
8 29 (2.17%) MS Access
9 23 (1.72%) Relational Database
10 22 (1.65%) Oracle Database
11 21 (1.57%) OrientDB
12 20 (1.50%) Data Mining
13 19 (1.42%) Oracle Database 11g
14 16 (1.20%) Oracle OWB
14 16 (1.20%) RDBMS
15 9 (0.67%) Oracle Reports
16 7 (0.52%) SQL Server 2014
17 6 (0.45%) Apache Accumulo
18 5 (0.37%) SQL Server 2005
18 5 (0.37%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 62 (4.64%) JIRA
2 59 (4.42%) Jenkins
3 54 (4.04%) Selenium
4 52 (3.89%) Team Foundation Server
5 47 (3.52%) Cucumber
6 40 (2.99%) Maven
7 37 (2.77%) Rational DOORS
8 32 (2.40%) Subversion
9 28 (2.10%) Oracle Forms
10 24 (1.80%) Atlassian Bamboo
11 23 (1.72%) JUnit
11 23 (1.72%) LoadRunner
12 22 (1.65%) Git (software)
12 22 (1.65%) Visual Studio
13 17 (1.27%) Bitbucket
14 16 (1.20%) JMeter
14 16 (1.20%) PeopleTools
15 12 (0.90%) EasyMock
16 11 (0.82%) SpecFlow
17 10 (0.75%) Ant
General
1 151 (11.30%) Finance
2 101 (7.56%) Telecoms
3 55 (4.12%) Games
4 48 (3.59%) Aerospace
5 47 (3.52%) Manufacturing
6 41 (3.07%) Marketing
7 40 (2.99%) Military
8 39 (2.92%) Banking
9 29 (2.17%) Legal
10 25 (1.87%) Electronics
11 17 (1.27%) Multimedia
12 13 (0.97%) Local Government
13 7 (0.52%) Retail
14 6 (0.45%) Law
15 4 (0.30%) Advertising
16 1 (0.075%) Automotive
16 1 (0.075%) Avionics
16 1 (0.075%) Billing
16 1 (0.075%) Financial Institution
16 1 (0.075%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 176 (13.17%) Developer
1 176 (13.17%) Software Engineer
2 166 (12.43%) Consultant
3 141 (10.55%) Analyst
4 100 (7.49%) Systems Engineer
5 90 (6.74%) Architect
6 81 (6.06%) Java Engineer
6 81 (6.06%) Java Software Engineer
7 77 (5.76%) Support Engineer
8 73 (5.46%) Test Engineer
9 66 (4.94%) Java Developer
10 50 (3.74%) Project Manager
10 50 (3.74%) Solutions Architect
11 49 (3.67%) Infrastructure Engineer
12 47 (3.52%) Developer/Software Engineer
12 47 (3.52%) Senior Developer
13 44 (3.29%) Software Developer
14 40 (2.99%) Test Analyst
15 38 (2.84%) Network Engineer
16 37 (2.77%) C++ Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 175 (13.10%) HTML
2 106 (7.93%) XML
3 103 (7.71%) J2EE
4 96 (7.19%) .NET
5 86 (6.44%) Web Services
6 82 (6.14%) Spring
7 76 (5.69%) HTML5
8 70 (5.24%) Hibernate
8 70 (5.24%) Java EE
9 68 (5.09%) CSS
10 63 (4.72%) AngularJS
11 56 (4.19%) ASP.NET
12 51 (3.82%) SOAP
13 48 (3.59%) EJB
14 42 (3.14%) STL
15 37 (2.77%) Dojo
16 36 (2.69%) CSS3
16 36 (2.69%) Node.js
17 33 (2.47%) jQuery
17 33 (2.47%) React
Miscellaneous
1 146 (10.93%) Management Information System
2 114 (8.53%) Analytical Skills
3 64 (4.79%) Computer Science
4 51 (3.82%) CESG
5 39 (2.92%) Cyber Defence
6 31 (2.32%) Data Centre
7 30 (2.25%) Cybercrime
8 29 (2.17%) Driving Licence
9 28 (2.10%) Algorithms
9 28 (2.10%) Security Operations Centre
10 22 (1.65%) Cyberthreat
11 16 (1.20%) Cyber Attack
11 16 (1.20%) Wiki
12 15 (1.12%) PKI
13 12 (0.90%) Internet of Things
13 12 (0.90%) VHDL
14 11 (0.82%) Embedded Systems
14 11 (0.82%) iPhone
14 11 (0.82%) Learning Management System
15 10 (0.75%) SCORM
Operating Systems
1 320 (23.95%) Linux
2 295 (22.08%) Windows
3 146 (10.93%) Unix
4 111 (8.31%) Android
5 93 (6.96%) Apple iOS
6 85 (6.36%) Windows Server
7 64 (4.79%) Windows Server 2012
8 44 (3.29%) Windows Server 2008
9 39 (2.92%) Windows Server 2003
10 30 (2.25%) Mac OS X
11 27 (2.02%) CentOS
12 19 (1.42%) AIX
12 19 (1.42%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
13 12 (0.90%) Solaris
14 11 (0.82%) Windows 10
14 11 (0.82%) Windows 2000
14 11 (0.82%) Windows 7
14 11 (0.82%) Windows 8
15 9 (0.67%) Windows Phone
16 5 (0.37%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 413 (30.91%) Agile Software Development
2 353 (26.42%) ITIL
3 342 (25.60%) Software Engineering
4 318 (23.80%) Cybersecurity
5 167 (12.50%) Infrastructure Management
6 131 (9.81%) Service Delivery
6 131 (9.81%) Service Management
7 128 (9.58%) Project Management
8 119 (8.91%) Scrum
9 102 (7.63%) MODAF
10 100 (7.49%) Information Security
11 94 (7.04%) Automated Testing
12 87 (6.51%) ITIL V3
12 87 (6.51%) UML
13 85 (6.36%) Customer Requirements
13 85 (6.36%) TOGAF
14 83 (6.21%) Reverse Engineering
15 81 (6.06%) DevOps
16 79 (5.91%) Mentoring
17 76 (5.69%) User Stories
Programming Languages
1 415 (31.06%) C
2 409 (30.61%) Java
3 275 (20.58%) C++
4 241 (18.04%) JavaScript
5 204 (15.27%) C#
6 199 (14.90%) Python
7 196 (14.67%) SQL
8 97 (7.26%) PowerShell
9 73 (5.46%) Perl
10 59 (4.42%) Objective-C
11 53 (3.97%) Bash Shell
11 53 (3.97%) PHP
12 43 (3.22%) Ruby
13 31 (2.32%) VB
13 31 (2.32%) VBA
14 27 (2.02%) Delphi
14 27 (2.02%) Pascal
15 17 (1.27%) T-SQL
16 16 (1.20%) SQR
17 9 (0.67%) Korn
Qualifications
1 687 (51.42%) DV Cleared
2 673 (50.37%) SC Cleared
3 227 (16.99%) Degree
4 117 (8.76%) CISSP
5 94 (7.04%) Cisco Certification
6 80 (5.99%) CCNA
7 76 (5.69%) GIAC
8 71 (5.31%) Microsoft Certification
9 67 (5.01%) SANS
10 58 (4.34%) MCSE
11 49 (3.67%) ISTQB
12 47 (3.52%) SSCP
13 45 (3.37%) ISEB
14 38 (2.84%) Linux+ Certification
14 38 (2.84%) Network+ Certification
15 37 (2.77%) CISM
16 31 (2.32%) CEH
16 31 (2.32%) CompTIA Security+
16 31 (2.32%) Security+ Certification
17 26 (1.95%) CISA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 90 (6.74%) SLA
2 45 (3.37%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 21 (1.57%) RMADS
4 18 (1.35%) JSP 440
5 13 (0.97%) QA
6 11 (0.82%) COBIT
7 9 (0.67%) HMG Security Policy Framework
8 8 (0.60%) GPG13
9 6 (0.45%) HMG Infosec
10 5 (0.37%) Def Stans
11 4 (0.30%) ISO 9001
12 3 (0.22%) DO-178B
12 3 (0.22%) TickIT
13 1 (0.075%) Actionable Recommendations
13 1 (0.075%) DO-254
13 1 (0.075%) IEC 61508
13 1 (0.075%) ISO 14001
13 1 (0.075%) ISO26262
13 1 (0.075%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 89 (6.66%) VMware Infrastructure
2 76 (5.69%) Active Directory
3 57 (4.27%) Hyper-V
4 31 (2.32%) Snort
5 24 (1.80%) vSphere
6 18 (1.35%) Virtual Desktop
7 17 (1.27%) Oracle RAC
8 12 (0.90%) NFS
9 10 (0.75%) VMware ESX
10 9 (0.67%) Docker
11 8 (0.60%) Samba
12 7 (0.52%) Virtual Machines
13 5 (0.37%) Firmware
13 5 (0.37%) vCloud
14 3 (0.22%) VMware ESXi
14 3 (0.22%) XenApp
15 2 (0.15%) Apache ZooKeeper
15 2 (0.15%) EMC RecoverPoint
15 2 (0.15%) ISA Server
16 1 (0.075%) Microsoft App-V
Systems Management
1 43 (3.22%) Nagios
2 25 (1.87%) HP Quality Center
3 24 (1.80%) Puppet
4 23 (1.72%) SCCM
5 19 (1.42%) NetBackup
6 18 (1.35%) Oracle RMAN
7 16 (1.20%) Computer Emergency Response Teams
7 16 (1.20%) Data Guard
8 8 (0.60%) Ansible
8 8 (0.60%) Network Intrusion Detection System
8 8 (0.60%) Nmap
9 7 (0.52%) Tivoli
10 6 (0.45%) ArcSight ESM
10 6 (0.45%) OpenView
10 6 (0.45%) Opscode Chef
11 5 (0.37%) BMC PATROL
11 5 (0.37%) Salt
11 5 (0.37%) Tivoli Endpoint Manager
11 5 (0.37%) vRealize
11 5 (0.37%) WSUS
Vendors
1 218 (16.32%) Microsoft
2 158 (11.83%) Oracle
3 140 (10.48%) VMware
4 66 (4.94%) Cisco
5 49 (3.67%) HP
6 48 (3.59%) IBM
7 37 (2.77%) Red Hat
8 23 (1.72%) Atlassian
8 23 (1.72%) Juniper
8 23 (1.72%) SAP
9 21 (1.57%) ArcSight
10 17 (1.27%) Adobe
11 16 (1.20%) PeopleSoft
12 14 (1.05%) EMC
13 13 (0.97%) LogRhythm
14 12 (0.90%) BMC
14 12 (0.90%) CheckPoint
14 12 (0.90%) SolarWinds
15 11 (0.82%) NetApp
16 10 (0.75%) Citrix
Bristol, Avon
Morson International
Salary: £80000.00 - £90000.00 per annum + Pension, Healthcare + more
Posted: 12 hours ago
Gloucester, Gloucestershire
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £35,000 - £65,000
Posted: 4 hours ago
Bristol Area
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £30,000 - £50,000
Posted: 5 hours ago
Gloucester, Gloucestershire
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £30,000 - £50,000
Posted: 5 hours ago
Chippenham, Wiltshire
Experis Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Bristol, Avon
Executive Recruitment Services (ERS)
Posted: 8 hours ago
Bristol, Avon
Executive Recruitment Services (ERS)
Posted: 8 hours ago
Cheltenham, Gloucestershire
Executive Recruitment Services (ERS)
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: 5 hours ago
Bristol, Avon
Harris Global
Salary: From £40,000 to £45,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Cheltenham, Gloucestershire
Executive Recruitment Services (ERS)
Salary: £60000 - £80000 per annum
Posted: 5 hours ago
Bristol, Avon
The People Network
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + software project manager
Posted: Yesterday
Bristol, Avon
Executive Recruitment Services (ERS)
Salary: £50000 - £70000 per annum + Pension, Car Allowance
Posted: 5 hours ago
Dorchester, Dorset
Real Time Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 50,000
Posted: 9 hours ago
Gloucester, Gloucestershire
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £30,000 - £60,000
Posted: 5 hours ago
Bath, Avon
Informatiq Consulting
Salary: £25000 - £45000 per annum + Flexible bens package
Posted: 6 hours ago
Swindon, Wiltshire
Redrock Consulting Ltd
Salary: £38000 - £45000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Corsham, Wiltshire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 40,000-45,000
Posted: 3 days ago
Gloucestershire
Informatiq Consulting
Salary: £24000 - £32000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Cheltenham, Gloucestershire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 65000 + excellent benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Swindon, Wiltshire
Executive Recruitment Services (ERS)
Salary: £70000 - £90000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Cheltenham, Gloucestershire
Novate IT Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 4 hours ago
Bristol, Avon
Latcom Ltd
Salary: From £25,000 to £28,000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Bristol, Avon
People Source Consulting
Salary: £22000 - £28000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Executive Recruitment Services (ERS)
Posted: 3 days ago
Chippenham, Wiltshire
The People Network
Salary: £25000 - £40000 per annum + Superb Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Real Time Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 50,000
Posted: 9 hours ago
Bath, Avon
Informatiq Consulting
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum + Bens
Posted: 2 days ago
Taunton, Somerset
Ascend Consulting
Salary: From £35,000 to £50,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Chippenham, Wiltshire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 35,000 - 40,000 + shift allowance
Posted: 3 days ago
Taunton, Somerset
Ascend Consulting
Salary: From £30,000 to £45,000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago