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 June 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
30 Jun 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Security Clearance
Rank 29 26 25
Rank change year-on-year
-3 -1
Permanent jobs citing Security Cleared 448 462 432
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 7.44% 7.47% 8.21%
As % of the Qualifications category 25.17% 28.02% 27.07%
Number of salaries quoted 313 339 372
Average salary £42,500 £42,500 £41,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +2.40%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,000 £27,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £57,050 £62,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
- +5.88%
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
1780 1649 1596
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 29.56% 26.66% 30.31%
Number of salaries quoted 1382 1279 1388
Average salary £39,000 £38,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.63% -5.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £22,850 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,857 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.79% +2.14%

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 June 2015.

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 June 2015. 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 -4 152 £50,000 +17.64% 18
Bristol -14 120 £40,000 -4.76% 15
Wiltshire +11 103 £39,000 +11.42% 12
Dorset +9 31 £43,750 -0.56% 2
Somerset +8 18 £31,500 +4.13% 6
Devon -18 6 £50,500 +68.33% 2
Cornwall - 2 £55,500 -
Security Cleared
England

Security Cleared
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 30 June 2015, 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.

1 587 (59.53%) SC Cleared
2 299 (30.32%) DV Cleared
3 213 (21.60%) Windows
4 210 (21.30%) Microsoft
5 206 (20.89%) ITIL
6 204 (20.69%) C
7 187 (18.97%) Linux
8 184 (18.66%) Agile Software Development
9 182 (18.46%) Oracle
10 178 (18.05%) Java
11 159 (16.13%) SQL Server
12 155 (15.72%) Degree
13 141 (14.30%) C++
14 134 (13.59%) VMware
15 126 (12.78%) SQL
15 126 (12.78%) .NET
16 116 (11.76%) Software Engineering
17 113 (11.46%) Cisco
18 110 (11.16%) Information Security
19 103 (10.45%) VMware Infrastructure
20 100 (10.14%) C#
21 99 (10.04%) Project Management
22 94 (9.53%) HTML
22 94 (9.53%) Military
23 92 (9.33%) SharePoint
23 92 (9.33%) Firewall
24 88 (8.92%) MS Excel
24 88 (8.92%) UNIX
25 85 (8.62%) JavaScript
26 82 (8.32%) Finance

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

For the 6 months to 30 June 2015, 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 92 (9.33%) SharePoint
2 51 (5.17%) MS Exchange
3 38 (3.85%) IIS
4 33 (3.35%) Exchange Server 2010
5 28 (2.84%) WebLogic
6 24 (2.43%) Node.js
7 23 (2.33%) Exchange Server 2013
8 21 (2.13%) Lync
9 19 (1.93%) Documentum
10 18 (1.83%) SharePoint 2010
11 17 (1.72%) SharePoint 2013
11 17 (1.72%) Elasticsearch
11 17 (1.72%) Exchange Server 2007
12 15 (1.52%) ArcGIS
13 11 (1.12%) Tomcat
13 11 (1.12%) Alfresco
13 11 (1.12%) Joomla!
14 10 (1.01%) WebSphere
15 9 (0.91%) Exchange Server 2000
16 8 (0.81%) Confluence
Applications
1 88 (8.92%) MS Excel
2 21 (2.13%) MS Office
3 12 (1.22%) MS Project
4 7 (0.71%) MS PowerPoint
5 5 (0.51%) MS Visio
6 2 (0.20%) S-PLUS
6 2 (0.20%) InfoPath
6 2 (0.20%) FastStats
7 1 (0.10%) PowerPivot
7 1 (0.10%) Adobe Creative Suite
7 1 (0.10%) Maya
7 1 (0.10%) 3ds Max
7 1 (0.10%) Adobe Illustrator
Business Applications
1 4 (0.41%) Maximo
1 4 (0.41%) Dynamics CRM
2 3 (0.30%) Oracle BPM
3 2 (0.20%) Oracle EBS R12
3 2 (0.20%) Remedy ITSM
4 1 (0.10%) Oracle General Ledger
4 1 (0.10%) SAP Oil and Gas
4 1 (0.10%) assyst
4 1 (0.10%) Oracle 11i
4 1 (0.10%) Primavera
4 1 (0.10%) Oracle EBS
4 1 (0.10%) Oracle SCM
4 1 (0.10%) Oracle Payables
4 1 (0.10%) Oracle Receivables
Cloud Services
1 12 (1.22%) Office 365
2 6 (0.61%) Cloud Computing
2 6 (0.61%) Microsoft Azure
3 3 (0.30%) Azure Active Directory
4 2 (0.20%) SaaS
4 2 (0.20%) Yammer
Communications & Networking
1 92 (9.33%) Firewall
2 54 (5.48%) WAN
3 49 (4.97%) LAN
4 39 (3.96%) DNS
5 32 (3.25%) HTTP
5 32 (3.25%) SAN
6 31 (3.14%) DHCP
7 29 (2.94%) TCP/IP
8 28 (2.84%) Wireless
9 27 (2.74%) Network Security
10 26 (2.64%) Cisco Nexus
11 25 (2.54%) Internet
12 18 (1.83%) Cisco ASA
13 12 (1.22%) VoIP
14 11 (1.12%) VPN
14 11 (1.12%) BGP
15 10 (1.01%) EIGRP
15 10 (1.01%) SMTP
15 10 (1.01%) IPsec
15 10 (1.01%) Unified Communications
Database & Business Intelligence
1 159 (16.13%) SQL Server
2 42 (4.26%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 41 (4.16%) MySQL
4 30 (3.04%) MongoDB
5 29 (2.94%) Oracle Database
6 28 (2.84%) Relational Database
7 23 (2.33%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 23 (2.33%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 22 (2.23%) Data Warehouse
9 21 (2.13%) RDBMS
10 18 (1.83%) Big Data
11 15 (1.52%) QlikView
11 15 (1.52%) Oracle Database 11g
12 13 (1.32%) Data Mining
13 12 (1.22%) Oracle Reports
14 11 (1.12%) Hadoop
15 10 (1.01%) SQL Server 2008
16 8 (0.81%) Oracle9i Database
17 7 (0.71%) Oracle8/8i Database
17 7 (0.71%) OLAP
Development Applications
1 42 (4.26%) Visual Studio
2 34 (3.45%) Maven
3 31 (3.14%) Team Foundation Server
4 26 (2.64%) Git (software)
4 26 (2.64%) Subversion
5 24 (2.43%) Rational DOORS
6 18 (1.83%) Eclipse
7 17 (1.72%) ClearCase
7 17 (1.72%) JIRA
8 16 (1.62%) GDB
9 15 (1.52%) WinDbg
10 14 (1.42%) Oracle Forms
11 13 (1.32%) Ant
11 13 (1.32%) Jenkins
12 11 (1.12%) VSS/SourceSafe
13 9 (0.91%) JMeter
13 9 (0.91%) Apache Ivy
13 9 (0.91%) NeoLoad
14 8 (0.81%) dotCover
14 8 (0.81%) FindBugs
General
1 94 (9.53%) Military
2 82 (8.32%) Finance
3 60 (6.09%) Telecoms
4 36 (3.65%) Banking
5 29 (2.94%) Aerospace
6 22 (2.23%) Manufacturing
7 18 (1.83%) Legal
8 16 (1.62%) Electronics
9 10 (1.01%) Law
10 7 (0.71%) Games
11 6 (0.61%) Retail
11 6 (0.61%) Marketing
12 4 (0.41%) Advertising
13 3 (0.30%) Multimedia
14 1 (0.10%) Billing
14 1 (0.10%) Local Government
14 1 (0.10%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 176 (17.85%) Developer
2 140 (14.20%) Analyst
3 93 (9.43%) Architect
4 75 (7.61%) Software Engineer
5 71 (7.20%) Consultant
6 63 (6.39%) Project Manager
7 50 (5.07%) Business Analyst
8 43 (4.36%) Infrastructure Engineer
9 40 (4.06%) Test Analyst
10 37 (3.75%) Network Engineer
11 31 (3.14%) Software Developer
11 31 (3.14%) Solutions Architect
12 30 (3.04%) Java Developer
12 30 (3.04%) .NET Developer
13 25 (2.54%) C++ Developer
13 25 (2.54%) Systems Engineer
14 23 (2.33%) Applications Developer
15 22 (2.23%) Administrator
16 21 (2.13%) Applications Support
17 20 (2.03%) Security Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 126 (12.78%) .NET
2 94 (9.53%) HTML
3 76 (7.71%) CSS
4 56 (5.68%) Web Services
5 55 (5.58%) J2EE
6 50 (5.07%) Spring
7 49 (4.97%) ASP.NET
8 48 (4.87%) HTML5
9 47 (4.77%) XML
9 47 (4.77%) Middleware
10 44 (4.46%) Hibernate
11 34 (3.45%) .NET Framework
11 34 (3.45%) WCF
12 33 (3.35%) SOAP
13 30 (3.04%) Entity Framework
13 30 (3.04%) CSS3
14 29 (2.94%) JSP
15 24 (2.43%) WPF
16 23 (2.33%) REST
17 18 (1.83%) ASP.NET MVC
Miscellaneous
1 67 (6.80%) Management Information System
2 66 (6.69%) Analytical Skills
3 65 (6.59%) Computer Science
4 56 (5.68%) Data Centre
5 40 (4.06%) CESG
6 32 (3.25%) GIS
7 25 (2.54%) Clustering
8 24 (2.43%) Visualisation
9 23 (2.33%) PKI
9 23 (2.33%) Mathematics
10 16 (1.62%) Embedded Systems
11 15 (1.52%) RMADS
12 14 (1.42%) CMDB
13 13 (1.32%) Physics
13 13 (1.32%) Performance Metrics
14 12 (1.22%) Enterprise Software
14 12 (1.22%) EMC VNX
14 12 (1.22%) RIA
14 12 (1.22%) Replication
14 12 (1.22%) CESG CLAS
Operating Systems
1 213 (21.60%) Windows
2 187 (18.97%) Linux
3 88 (8.92%) UNIX
4 47 (4.77%) Windows Server 2008
5 41 (4.16%) Windows Server 2012
6 29 (2.94%) Windows Server 2003
7 17 (1.72%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 14 (1.42%) Windows 7
9 13 (1.32%) Android
10 11 (1.12%) Apple iOS
10 11 (1.12%) Windows XP
11 8 (0.81%) Windows 8
12 7 (0.71%) Ubuntu
13 6 (0.61%) Solaris
14 4 (0.41%) AIX
15 3 (0.30%) CentOS
16 2 (0.20%) Windows 2000
16 2 (0.20%) SUSE
17 1 (0.10%) Debian
17 1 (0.10%) VxWorks
Processes & Methodologies
1 206 (20.89%) ITIL
2 184 (18.66%) Agile Software Development
3 116 (11.76%) Software Engineering
4 110 (11.16%) Information Security
5 99 (10.04%) Project Management
6 78 (7.91%) Service Management
7 77 (7.81%) UML
8 74 (7.51%) Scrum
8 74 (7.51%) SDLC
9 71 (7.20%) Business Intelligence
10 70 (7.10%) Cyber Security
11 69 (7.00%) PRINCE2
12 63 (6.39%) Service Delivery
13 61 (6.19%) Configuration Management
14 59 (5.98%) Validation
15 56 (5.68%) Time Management
16 52 (5.27%) OO
17 50 (5.07%) DevOps
18 44 (4.46%) Continuous Integration
19 39 (3.96%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 204 (20.69%) C
2 178 (18.05%) Java
3 141 (14.30%) C++
4 126 (12.78%) SQL
5 100 (10.14%) C#
6 85 (8.62%) JavaScript
7 72 (7.30%) Python
8 39 (3.96%) Bash Shell
9 37 (3.75%) Perl
10 34 (3.45%) Ruby
11 19 (1.93%) PowerShell
12 18 (1.83%) PHP
13 14 (1.42%) VB.NET
14 13 (1.32%) PL/SQL
15 12 (1.22%) Shell Script
16 9 (0.91%) VB
17 7 (0.71%) T-SQL
18 6 (0.61%) VBA
19 4 (0.41%) Embedded C++
20 3 (0.30%) Embedded C
Qualifications
1 587 (59.53%) SC Cleared
2 299 (30.32%) DV Cleared
3 155 (15.72%) Degree
4 62 (6.29%) Cisco Certification
5 40 (4.06%) CCNA
6 33 (3.35%) Microsoft Certification
6 33 (3.35%) CISSP
7 30 (3.04%) CCNP
8 21 (2.13%) ISEB
9 15 (1.52%) MCP
9 15 (1.52%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
10 14 (1.42%) ISTQB
11 13 (1.32%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
12 12 (1.22%) MCSE
12 12 (1.22%) ITIL Certification
13 11 (1.12%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
14 10 (1.01%) MCPD
14 10 (1.01%) CISM
15 8 (0.81%) MCITP
16 7 (0.71%) CISA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 53 (5.38%) SLA
2 37 (3.75%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 26 (2.64%) QA
4 12 (1.22%) PCI DSS
5 10 (1.01%) ISO 9001
6 8 (0.81%) JSP 440
7 7 (0.71%) COBIT
8 3 (0.30%) Data Quality
9 1 (0.10%) ISO 9000
System Software
1 103 (10.45%) VMware Infrastructure
2 78 (7.91%) Active Directory
3 69 (7.00%) Hyper-V
4 33 (3.35%) vSphere
5 18 (1.83%) XenApp
6 17 (1.72%) Firmware
7 12 (1.22%) XenServer
7 12 (1.22%) EMC RecoverPoint
8 11 (1.12%) VMware ESXi
9 9 (0.91%) VMware ESX
10 8 (0.81%) Terminal Services
11 6 (0.61%) Oracle RAC
12 4 (0.41%) Oracle Clusterware
13 3 (0.30%) Microsoft App-V
13 3 (0.30%) XenDesktop
14 2 (0.20%) Microsoft Virtual Server
14 2 (0.20%) BitLocker
14 2 (0.20%) vCloud
14 2 (0.20%) KVM
14 2 (0.20%) HDFS
Systems Management
1 46 (4.67%) SCCM
2 28 (2.84%) SCOM
3 18 (1.83%) NetBackup
4 14 (1.42%) HP Data Protector
5 12 (1.22%) EMC NetWorker
5 12 (1.22%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
6 11 (1.12%) HP SIM
6 11 (1.12%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
7 9 (0.91%) SCVMM
8 7 (0.71%) Hyperic
8 7 (0.71%) Cisco LMS
8 7 (0.71%) Opsview
9 6 (0.61%) Oracle RMAN
9 6 (0.61%) Data Guard
10 5 (0.51%) Norton AntiVirus
11 4 (0.41%) Oracle Flashback
12 3 (0.30%) Puppet
12 3 (0.30%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
13 2 (0.20%) Nagios
13 2 (0.20%) Backup Exec
Vendors
1 210 (21.30%) Microsoft
2 182 (18.46%) Oracle
3 134 (13.59%) VMware
4 113 (11.46%) Cisco
5 52 (5.27%) Symantec
6 44 (4.46%) HP
7 42 (4.26%) Citrix
8 28 (2.84%) IBM
9 26 (2.64%) Juniper
10 21 (2.13%) NetApp
11 17 (1.72%) SAP
11 17 (1.72%) ESRI
12 16 (1.62%) SolarWinds
13 15 (1.52%) Red Hat
14 14 (1.42%) webMethods
14 14 (1.42%) EMC
15 12 (1.22%) Adobe
15 12 (1.22%) F5
15 12 (1.22%) MobileIron
16 10 (1.01%) Dell
Gloucester, Gloucestershire
Eutopia Solutions Ltd
Salary: Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 6 hours ago
Gloucester, Gloucestershire
Sentinel IT LLP
Salary: bonus and benefits
Posted: 7 hours ago
Bristol, Avon
Experis Ltd
Salary: £35000.00 - £45000.00 per annum
Posted: 16 hours ago
Bristol, Avon
Experis Ltd
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: 18 hours ago
Bristol, Avon
LA International
Salary: £40000 - £46000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Gloucester, Gloucestershire
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £40,000- £70,000
Posted: Yesterday
Gloucester, Gloucestershire
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £30,000- £70,000
Posted: Yesterday
Gloucestershire
McGregor Boyall
Posted: Yesterday
Gloucester, Gloucestershire
Avance Consulting
Posted: Yesterday
South West
G2 Recruitment Solutions Ltd.
Salary: Market related
Posted: Yesterday
Tewkesbury, Gloucestershire
Searchability
Salary: £45000 - £60000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Gloucester, Gloucestershire
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £30’000 to £60 000 (+very competitive package!!!)
Posted: 4 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Executive Recruitment Services (ERS)
Salary: £28000 - £32000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Gloucester, Gloucestershire
Eutopia Solutions Ltd
Salary: £35000.00 - £45000.00 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Chippenham, Wiltshire
The People Network
Salary: £35000 - £55000 per annum + plus benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Bristol, Avon
The People Network
Salary: £25000 - £45000 per annum + superb benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Dorset
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Posted: 6 days ago
Yeovil, Somerset
Boeing
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 6 days ago
Gloucester, Gloucestershire
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £30,000 - £60,000 + outstanding package
Posted: 6 days ago
Gloucester, Gloucestershire
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £60,000k - £90,000k plus outstanding package
Posted: 6 days ago