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 26 July 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
26 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Security Clearance
Rank 16 29 37
Rank change year-on-year
+13 +8
Permanent jobs citing Security Cleared 649 455 399
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 12.05% 7.71% 6.58%
As % of the Qualifications category 38.56% 26.04% 25.56%
Number of salaries quoted 435 337 281
Median salary £43,500 £42,500 £40,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+2.35% +4.93%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £28,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,500 £62,500
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £46,500
% change year-on-year
- -3.22%
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
1683 1747 1561
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 31.26% 29.62% 25.74%
Number of salaries quoted 1321 1370 1198
Median salary £42,500 £40,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £25,000 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £60,000 £56,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £41,000
% change year-on-year
- +3.65%

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 26 July 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 26 July 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 +12 310 £47,500 +5.55% 52
Bristol +19 137 £45,000 +12.50% 13
Wiltshire +10 130 £35,000 -10.25% 15
Somerset +3 34 £40,000 +26.98% 2
Devon +5 5 £37,500 +11.11% 1
Dorset -14 4 £53,000 +41.33% 6
Security Cleared
England

Security Cleared
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 26 July 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.

1 778 (59.03%) SC Cleared
2 521 (39.53%) DV Cleared
3 391 (29.67%) Java
4 343 (26.02%) Agile Software Development
5 328 (24.89%) Windows
6 305 (23.14%) Cybersecurity
7 288 (21.85%) C
8 261 (19.80%) Linux
9 253 (19.20%) Software Engineering
10 250 (18.97%) Degree
10 250 (18.97%) ITIL
11 239 (18.13%) C++
12 221 (16.77%) Microsoft
13 213 (16.16%) VMware
14 212 (16.08%) SQL
15 206 (15.63%) JavaScript
16 170 (12.90%) HTML
16 170 (12.90%) Finance
17 151 (11.46%) Telecoms
18 150 (11.38%) Python
19 149 (11.31%) Firewall
20 142 (10.77%) C#
21 138 (10.47%) Big Data
22 135 (10.24%) Oracle
23 131 (9.94%) Windows Server
24 130 (9.86%) MongoDB
25 126 (9.56%) Android
25 126 (9.56%) Unix
26 125 (9.48%) UML
27 122 (9.26%) Analytical Skills

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
1 108 (8.19%) MS Exchange
2 66 (5.01%) SharePoint
3 65 (4.93%) Exchange Server 2010
4 56 (4.25%) Exchange Server 2007
5 50 (3.79%) WebLogic
6 48 (3.64%) Alfresco
7 47 (3.57%) JBoss
7 47 (3.57%) Joomla!
8 40 (3.03%) Apache Pig
8 40 (3.03%) Apache Spark
9 31 (2.35%) Apache
10 28 (2.12%) SharePoint 2013
11 27 (2.05%) Skype for Business
12 25 (1.90%) IIS
13 24 (1.82%) Exchange Server 2013
14 22 (1.67%) WebSphere
15 21 (1.59%) Exchange Server 2003
15 21 (1.59%) SharePoint 2010
16 19 (1.44%) Elasticsearch
17 18 (1.37%) Confluence
Applications
1 109 (8.27%) MS Excel
2 44 (3.34%) MS Office
3 31 (2.35%) MS Project
4 15 (1.14%) Adobe Creative Suite
5 11 (0.83%) OmniGraffle
6 7 (0.53%) Adobe Illustrator
7 6 (0.46%) 3ds Max
7 6 (0.46%) Maya
7 6 (0.46%) MS Visio
8 4 (0.30%) Simulink
9 1 (0.076%) InfoPath
9 1 (0.076%) Mingle
9 1 (0.076%) MS PowerPoint
9 1 (0.076%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 12 (0.91%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 10 (0.76%) Maximo
3 4 (0.30%) Remedy ITSM
4 3 (0.23%) Dynamics NAV
5 2 (0.15%) Teamcenter
6 1 (0.076%) Oracle Utilities
6 1 (0.076%) Primavera
Cloud Services
1 38 (2.88%) Office 365
2 27 (2.05%) SaaS
3 15 (1.14%) GitHub
4 10 (0.76%) Amazon AWS
4 10 (0.76%) Cloud Computing
5 8 (0.61%) Amazon S3
6 3 (0.23%) Microsoft Azure
7 2 (0.15%) IaaS
7 2 (0.15%) PaaS
8 1 (0.076%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
8 1 (0.076%) Azure Active Directory
8 1 (0.076%) Heroku
Communications & Networking
1 149 (11.31%) Firewall
2 80 (6.07%) TCP/IP
3 73 (5.54%) Internet
4 43 (3.26%) WAN
5 41 (3.11%) DNS
6 36 (2.73%) LAN
6 36 (2.73%) SSL
7 33 (2.50%) DHCP
8 31 (2.35%) VoIP
9 30 (2.28%) VPN
10 28 (2.12%) SAN
11 26 (1.97%) Network Security
12 25 (1.90%) Intranet
13 20 (1.52%) Cisco ASA
13 20 (1.52%) HTTP
14 17 (1.29%) Unified Communications
15 16 (1.21%) MPLS
16 15 (1.14%) Cisco Nexus
16 15 (1.14%) Remote Desktop
16 15 (1.14%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 138 (10.47%) Big Data
2 130 (9.86%) MongoDB
3 116 (8.80%) Hadoop
4 98 (7.44%) SQL Server
5 61 (4.63%) NoSQL
6 56 (4.25%) MySQL
7 40 (3.03%) Apache Hive
8 26 (1.97%) QlikView
9 25 (1.90%) Neo4j
10 21 (1.59%) Oracle Database
11 20 (1.52%) OrientDB
11 20 (1.52%) SQL Server Integration Services
12 19 (1.44%) SQL Server 2012
13 18 (1.37%) SQL Server Reporting Services
14 16 (1.21%) SQL Server Analysis Services
15 15 (1.14%) Amazon Redshift
15 15 (1.14%) Impala
15 15 (1.14%) Oracle Database 11g
15 15 (1.14%) Parquet
16 14 (1.06%) Apache Accumulo
Development Applications
1 57 (4.32%) Maven
2 54 (4.10%) Subversion
3 52 (3.95%) JIRA
4 51 (3.87%) Selenium
5 41 (3.11%) Jenkins
6 39 (2.96%) Ant
7 38 (2.88%) Apache Ivy
8 34 (2.58%) JUnit
9 30 (2.28%) Cucumber
10 24 (1.82%) LoadRunner
11 22 (1.67%) Rational DOORS
12 21 (1.59%) Team Foundation Server
13 19 (1.44%) Axure RP
14 18 (1.37%) Git (software)
14 18 (1.37%) Oracle Forms
15 17 (1.29%) Visual Studio
16 11 (0.83%) Eclipse
17 8 (0.61%) Balsamiq Mockups
17 8 (0.61%) Rational Rhapsody
17 8 (0.61%) RSpec
General
1 170 (12.90%) Finance
2 151 (11.46%) Telecoms
3 49 (3.72%) Banking
4 47 (3.57%) Manufacturing
5 35 (2.66%) Military
6 34 (2.58%) Games
7 25 (1.90%) Electronics
8 23 (1.75%) Multimedia
9 21 (1.59%) Aerospace
10 20 (1.52%) Marketing
11 17 (1.29%) Legal
12 7 (0.53%) Automotive
13 5 (0.38%) Back Office
13 5 (0.38%) Law
14 3 (0.23%) Billing
15 2 (0.15%) Advertising
16 1 (0.076%) Avionics
16 1 (0.076%) Local Government
16 1 (0.076%) Publishing
16 1 (0.076%) Retail
Job Titles
1 224 (17.00%) Developer
2 195 (14.80%) Analyst
3 134 (10.17%) Consultant
4 114 (8.65%) Support Engineer
5 105 (7.97%) Software Engineer
6 100 (7.59%) Systems Engineer
7 75 (5.69%) Architect
8 73 (5.54%) Security Consultant
9 71 (5.39%) Test Engineer
10 68 (5.16%) Java Developer
11 58 (4.40%) Software Developer
12 57 (4.32%) Test Analyst
13 48 (3.64%) 2nd Line Engineer
14 46 (3.49%) 2nd Line Support
15 45 (3.41%) Project Manager
16 43 (3.26%) Software Test Engineer
17 40 (3.03%) Java Engineer
18 39 (2.96%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
18 39 (2.96%) Infrastructure Engineer
19 37 (2.81%) Java Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 170 (12.90%) HTML
2 116 (8.80%) CSS
3 90 (6.83%) Hibernate
3 90 (6.83%) Web Services
3 90 (6.83%) XML
4 89 (6.75%) HTML5
5 84 (6.37%) J2EE
6 76 (5.77%) Spring
7 70 (5.31%) .NET
8 64 (4.86%) jQuery
9 62 (4.70%) AngularJS
10 58 (4.40%) Dojo
11 55 (4.17%) Java EE
12 50 (3.79%) SOAP
13 49 (3.72%) WSDL
14 41 (3.11%) Spring MVC
15 40 (3.03%) Backbone.js
15 40 (3.03%) EJB
15 40 (3.03%) Ember.js
15 40 (3.03%) JPA
Miscellaneous
1 122 (9.26%) Analytical Skills
2 98 (7.44%) Computer Science
3 59 (4.48%) Management Information System
4 53 (4.02%) Visualisation
5 47 (3.57%) Cybercrime
5 47 (3.57%) PKI
6 41 (3.11%) Security Operations Centre
7 36 (2.73%) Cyberthreat
8 35 (2.66%) RIA
9 33 (2.50%) Driving Licence
10 32 (2.43%) User Experience
11 26 (1.97%) Data Centre
12 21 (1.59%) Cryptography
12 21 (1.59%) Mathematics
13 20 (1.52%) Mobile App
14 19 (1.44%) Algorithms
15 18 (1.37%) iPhone
16 17 (1.29%) Chemistry
16 17 (1.29%) Digital Media
17 16 (1.21%) CESG
Operating Systems
1 328 (24.89%) Windows
2 261 (19.80%) Linux
3 131 (9.94%) Windows Server
4 126 (9.56%) Android
4 126 (9.56%) Unix
5 120 (9.10%) Windows Server 2012
6 103 (7.81%) Apple iOS
7 101 (7.66%) Windows Server 2003
8 80 (6.07%) Windows Server 2008
9 27 (2.05%) Windows 7
10 22 (1.67%) Windows Phone
11 19 (1.44%) Mac OS X
12 17 (1.29%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
12 17 (1.29%) Windows 2000
12 17 (1.29%) Windows 8
13 16 (1.21%) CentOS
14 14 (1.06%) AIX
15 13 (0.99%) Windows Vista
16 12 (0.91%) Windows XP
17 10 (0.76%) Windows 10
Processes & Methodologies
1 343 (26.02%) Agile Software Development
2 305 (23.14%) Cybersecurity
3 253 (19.20%) Software Engineering
4 250 (18.97%) ITIL
5 125 (9.48%) UML
6 108 (8.19%) SDLC
7 93 (7.06%) Project Management
8 87 (6.60%) Mobile Development
9 83 (6.30%) Continuous Integration
9 83 (6.30%) Open Source
10 82 (6.22%) Security Architecture
11 81 (6.15%) Scrum
12 77 (5.84%) Mentoring
13 76 (5.77%) Reverse Engineering
14 71 (5.39%) Information Security
15 69 (5.24%) TDD
16 67 (5.08%) Configuration Management
16 67 (5.08%) Service Delivery
17 66 (5.01%) PRINCE2
17 66 (5.01%) Service Management
Programming Languages
1 391 (29.67%) Java
2 288 (21.85%) C
3 239 (18.13%) C++
4 212 (16.08%) SQL
5 206 (15.63%) JavaScript
6 150 (11.38%) Python
7 142 (10.77%) C#
8 58 (4.40%) PowerShell
9 50 (3.79%) Perl
9 50 (3.79%) PHP
10 48 (3.64%) Bash Shell
11 47 (3.57%) Objective-C
12 41 (3.11%) Ruby
13 35 (2.66%) Scala
14 30 (2.28%) VB
15 28 (2.12%) PL/SQL
16 19 (1.44%) R
17 18 (1.37%) Shell Script
18 14 (1.06%) T-SQL
19 12 (0.91%) VBA
Qualifications
1 778 (59.03%) SC Cleared
2 521 (39.53%) DV Cleared
3 250 (18.97%) Degree
4 91 (6.90%) CISSP
5 82 (6.22%) Cisco Certification
6 72 (5.46%) CCNA
7 52 (3.95%) Microsoft Certification
8 47 (3.57%) ISEB
8 47 (3.57%) MCSE
8 47 (3.57%) SANS
9 42 (3.19%) ISTQB
10 32 (2.43%) CISM
11 28 (2.12%) GIAC
11 28 (2.12%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
12 27 (2.05%) CREST Certified
13 25 (1.90%) CEH
14 22 (1.67%) GCIA
15 20 (1.52%) Linux+ Certification
15 20 (1.52%) Network+ Certification
15 20 (1.52%) SSCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 56 (4.25%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 49 (3.72%) SLA
3 38 (2.88%) QA
4 17 (1.29%) HMG Security Policy Framework
5 11 (0.83%) PCI DSS
6 8 (0.61%) HMG Infosec
7 7 (0.53%) COBIT
7 7 (0.53%) Sarbanes-Oxley
8 5 (0.38%) DO-178B
8 5 (0.38%) GPG13
9 4 (0.30%) ISO 9001
10 3 (0.23%) JSP 440
10 3 (0.23%) MISRA
10 3 (0.23%) RMADS
11 2 (0.15%) Data Quality
11 2 (0.15%) Def Stans
11 2 (0.15%) ISO 14001
11 2 (0.15%) ISO22301
12 1 (0.076%) ARP4754
12 1 (0.076%) TickIT
System Software
1 116 (8.80%) VMware Infrastructure
2 87 (6.60%) Active Directory
3 58 (4.40%) vSphere
4 50 (3.79%) Hyper-V
5 30 (2.28%) VMware ESXi
6 25 (1.90%) VMware ESX
7 19 (1.44%) Snort
8 11 (0.83%) vCloud
9 9 (0.68%) Virtual Desktop
10 8 (0.61%) Terminal Services
11 6 (0.46%) Apache ZooKeeper
11 6 (0.46%) Virtual Machines
12 5 (0.38%) Microsoft App-V
12 5 (0.38%) Microsoft Virtual Server
12 5 (0.38%) Virtual Servers
13 4 (0.30%) Citrix Presentation Server
13 4 (0.30%) Firmware
13 4 (0.30%) XenApp
14 3 (0.23%) DFS Replication
14 3 (0.23%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 37 (2.81%) SCCM
2 22 (1.67%) SCOM
3 20 (1.52%) Backup Exec
3 20 (1.52%) NetBackup
4 18 (1.37%) Norton AntiVirus
5 16 (1.21%) HP Quality Center
5 16 (1.21%) McAfee ePO
6 15 (1.14%) Nagios
7 12 (0.91%) RSA enVision
8 9 (0.68%) Puppet
9 8 (0.61%) Cisco CUCM
9 8 (0.61%) Host Intrusion Detection System
9 8 (0.61%) Network Intrusion Detection System
9 8 (0.61%) WSUS
10 7 (0.53%) Cisco UCCE
10 7 (0.53%) Forefront Identity Manager
11 6 (0.46%) Cisco IPCC
11 6 (0.46%) Cisco UCCX
12 5 (0.38%) Nessus
12 5 (0.38%) OPNET
Vendors
1 221 (16.77%) Microsoft
2 213 (16.16%) VMware
3 135 (10.24%) Oracle
4 120 (9.10%) Cisco
5 56 (4.25%) Juniper
6 53 (4.02%) Adobe
7 50 (3.79%) HP
8 34 (2.58%) Red Hat
9 31 (2.35%) ArcSight
10 28 (2.12%) Symantec
11 25 (1.90%) IBM
12 24 (1.82%) Intel Security
13 23 (1.75%) Remedy
13 23 (1.75%) SAP
14 21 (1.59%) Tableau
15 17 (1.29%) Dell
15 17 (1.29%) LogRhythm
16 16 (1.21%) Citrix
16 16 (1.21%) EMC
16 16 (1.21%) Sony
Bristol Area
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £60,000 - £70,000 + Generous Package
Posted: 1 hour ago
Gloucester, Gloucestershire
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £60,000 - £70,000 + Generous Package
Posted: 1 hour ago
Dorchester, Dorset
Team Jobs
Salary: From £19,000 to £21,000 per annum 33days hols,pension,life,parking
Posted: 1 hour ago
Gloucestershire
Resource Group
Salary: £35000 - £50000 per annum, Benefits + overtime
Posted: 36 minutes ago
Gloucestershire
Executive Recruitment Services (ERS)
Posted: 2 hours ago
Gloucester, Gloucestershire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 40,000
Posted: Yesterday
Bristol, Avon
Redrock Consulting Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £55000 per annum + Excellent career progression
Posted: 53 minutes ago
Gloucester, Gloucestershire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 40,000 - 55,000 + excellent benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Dorchester, Dorset
Lawrence Harvey Enterprise
Posted: Yesterday
Cheltenham, Gloucestershire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 35,000 - 75,000 + excellent benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Gloucester, Gloucestershire
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £40,000 - £55,000 + an outstanding package
Posted: 18 hours ago
Gloucester, Gloucestershire
Executive Recruitment Services (ERS)
Salary: £25000 - £45000 per annum + Pension, Healthcare
Posted: Yesterday
Gloucestershire
People Source Consulting
Salary: £23000 - £42000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Wiltshire
Executive Recruitment Services (ERS)
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Gloucester, Gloucestershire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 30,000-55,000
Posted: Yesterday
Gloucester, Gloucestershire
Executive Recruitment Services (ERS)
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Pension, Healthcare
Posted: Yesterday
Dorchester, Dorset
Networkers
Salary: £19000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Gloucester, Gloucestershire
Executive Recruitment Services (ERS)
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Pension, Healthcare
Posted: Yesterday
Bristol, Avon
Harris Global
Salary: From £65,000 to £85,000 per annum Benefits + Bonus
Posted: 3 days ago
Corsham, Wiltshire
Global Technology Solutions Ltd
Salary: £30000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Chippenham, Wiltshire
Global Technology Solutions Ltd
Salary: £28000 - £30000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Bristol, Avon
The People Network
Salary: £25000 - £45000 per annum + plus superb benefits package
Posted: Yesterday
Gloucestershire
Informatiq Consulting
Salary: £25000 - £55000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Plymouth, Devon
IntaPeople
Salary: £30000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Gloucester, Gloucestershire
Lorien Resourcing
Salary: Negotiable + bonus + pension
Posted: 4 days ago
Chippenham, Wiltshire
Global Technology Solutions Ltd
Salary: £35000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
South West
Resource Group
Salary: £60-120K + Benefits
Posted: 19 hours ago
Bristol Area
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £30,000 - £70,000
Posted: 4 days ago
Gloucestershire
set2recruit
Salary: From £35,000 to £45,000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Gloucester, Gloucestershire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 35,000 - 50,000 plus benefits
Posted: 3 days ago