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

Location
3 months to
17 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Security Clearance
Rank 22 33 18
Rank change year-on-year
+11 -15
Permanent jobs citing Security Cleared 545 408 576
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 8.84% 7.04% 10.54%
As % of the Qualifications category 29.00% 24.94% 30.05%
Number of salaries quoted 364 316 488
Average salary £45,000 £40,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+12.50% -5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £33,150 £27,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £47,000 £44,000 £42,000
% change year-on-year
+6.81% +4.76%
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
1879 1636 1917
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 30.49% 28.25% 35.08%
Number of salaries quoted 1451 1334 1656
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +3.89%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £23,000 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £52,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £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 17 April 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 17 April 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 0 216 £52,000 +30.00% 35
Bristol +24 124 £42,500 +3.03% 24
Wiltshire +20 116 £38,000 +5.55% 13
Somerset +10 30 £44,500 +18.66% 4
Dorset -17 23 £40,000 -9.09% 2
Avon +2 7 £55,000 +22.22%
Devon -14 6 £60,000 +64.38% 1
Security Cleared
England

Security Cleared
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 17 April 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.

1 734 (66.73%) SC Cleared
2 355 (32.27%) DV Cleared
3 229 (20.82%) ITIL
4 213 (19.36%) C
5 210 (19.09%) Microsoft
6 207 (18.82%) Windows
7 204 (18.55%) Java
8 188 (17.09%) Linux
9 176 (16.00%) SQL
9 176 (16.00%) Agile Software Development
10 175 (15.91%) Oracle
11 173 (15.73%) Degree
12 150 (13.64%) C++
13 143 (13.00%) Software Engineering
14 135 (12.27%) SQL Server
15 129 (11.73%) Finance
15 129 (11.73%) VMware
16 127 (11.55%) HTML
17 125 (11.36%) Cisco
18 120 (10.91%) .NET
19 119 (10.82%) C#
19 119 (10.82%) JavaScript
20 110 (10.00%) Firewall
21 108 (9.82%) Information Security
22 98 (8.91%) UNIX
23 95 (8.64%) CSS
23 95 (8.64%) Active Directory
24 92 (8.36%) J2EE
25 90 (8.18%) MS Excel
26 88 (8.00%) Project Management

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

For the 6 months to 17 April 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 86 (7.82%) SharePoint
2 38 (3.45%) MS Exchange
3 36 (3.27%) WebLogic
4 28 (2.55%) SharePoint 2010
5 26 (2.36%) IIS
6 22 (2.00%) SharePoint 2013
6 22 (2.00%) Joomla!
7 21 (1.91%) WebSphere
8 18 (1.64%) Exchange Server 2010
8 18 (1.64%) JBoss
8 18 (1.64%) Tomcat
9 17 (1.55%) Lync
10 16 (1.45%) Exchange Server 2013
11 15 (1.36%) Alfresco
12 12 (1.09%) Node.js
13 10 (0.91%) Elasticsearch
13 10 (0.91%) Documentum
14 9 (0.82%) Apache
14 9 (0.82%) Exchange Server 2003
15 8 (0.73%) Exchange Server 2000
Applications
1 90 (8.18%) MS Excel
2 36 (3.27%) MS Office
3 21 (1.91%) MS Project
4 8 (0.73%) MS Visio
4 8 (0.73%) MS PowerPoint
5 5 (0.45%) FastStats
6 4 (0.36%) InfoPath
7 3 (0.27%) Adobe Creative Suite
7 3 (0.27%) Maya
7 3 (0.27%) 3ds Max
7 3 (0.27%) Adobe Illustrator
8 1 (0.091%) Simulink
8 1 (0.091%) S-PLUS
8 1 (0.091%) PowerPivot
Business Applications
1 5 (0.45%) Dynamics CRM
2 3 (0.27%) Oracle EBS
2 3 (0.27%) Oracle BPM
3 2 (0.18%) Primavera
3 2 (0.18%) Oracle EBS R12
4 1 (0.091%) Oracle Financials
4 1 (0.091%) Oracle 11i
4 1 (0.091%) Oracle Payables
4 1 (0.091%) Oracle Receivables
4 1 (0.091%) Oracle SCM
4 1 (0.091%) SAP Oil and Gas
4 1 (0.091%) assyst
4 1 (0.091%) Cognos Business Intelligence
4 1 (0.091%) SAP ERP
4 1 (0.091%) Remedy ITSM
4 1 (0.091%) Oracle General Ledger
Cloud Services
1 17 (1.55%) Office 365
2 8 (0.73%) Microsoft Azure
3 6 (0.55%) Cloud Computing
4 4 (0.36%) SaaS
5 2 (0.18%) Yammer
5 2 (0.18%) Azure Active Directory
Communications & Networking
1 110 (10.00%) Firewall
2 56 (5.09%) WAN
3 55 (5.00%) DNS
4 46 (4.18%) LAN
5 42 (3.82%) TCP/IP
5 42 (3.82%) DHCP
6 36 (3.27%) HTTP
6 36 (3.27%) Network Security
7 30 (2.73%) Wireless
7 30 (2.73%) SAN
8 29 (2.64%) Internet
9 28 (2.55%) VPN
10 26 (2.36%) Cisco ASA
11 21 (1.91%) SSL
12 16 (1.45%) VLAN
13 14 (1.27%) Cisco Nexus
13 14 (1.27%) VoIP
14 13 (1.18%) Unified Communications
15 12 (1.09%) IPsec
16 11 (1.00%) Intrusion Detection
Database & Business Intelligence
1 135 (12.27%) SQL Server
2 42 (3.82%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 37 (3.36%) MySQL
4 35 (3.18%) Data Warehouse
5 32 (2.91%) Oracle Database
6 27 (2.45%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 26 (2.36%) MongoDB
7 26 (2.36%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 20 (1.82%) Relational Database
9 17 (1.55%) QlikView
9 17 (1.55%) Oracle Reports
10 14 (1.27%) Oracle Database 11g
10 14 (1.27%) Hadoop
11 13 (1.18%) Big Data
11 13 (1.18%) RDBMS
12 10 (0.91%) Crystal Reports
12 10 (0.91%) Oracle9i Database
13 9 (0.82%) OLAP
14 7 (0.64%) Apache Accumulo
15 6 (0.55%) Oracle8/8i Database
Development Applications
1 48 (4.36%) Maven
2 39 (3.55%) Subversion
3 34 (3.09%) Team Foundation Server
4 25 (2.27%) Jenkins
5 24 (2.18%) Visual Studio
6 23 (2.09%) Oracle Forms
7 18 (1.64%) Ant
7 18 (1.64%) Rational DOORS
8 14 (1.27%) Git (software)
8 14 (1.27%) Eclipse
9 13 (1.18%) JIRA
10 12 (1.09%) GDB
10 12 (1.09%) Apache Ivy
11 11 (1.00%) WinDbg
12 10 (0.91%) Oracle APEX
12 10 (0.91%) Mercurial
12 10 (0.91%) ClearCase
13 9 (0.82%) Hudson
14 8 (0.73%) LoadRunner
15 7 (0.64%) JMeter
General
1 129 (11.73%) Finance
2 83 (7.55%) Military
3 80 (7.27%) Telecoms
4 63 (5.73%) Banking
5 40 (3.64%) Aerospace
6 24 (2.18%) Manufacturing
7 23 (2.09%) Legal
8 15 (1.36%) Electronics
9 14 (1.27%) Advertising
10 9 (0.82%) Retail
11 8 (0.73%) Multimedia
12 7 (0.64%) Games
13 6 (0.55%) Marketing
14 3 (0.27%) Publishing
14 3 (0.27%) Law
15 1 (0.091%) French Language
15 1 (0.091%) Investment Banking
15 1 (0.091%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 207 (18.82%) Developer
2 136 (12.36%) Analyst
3 110 (10.00%) Architect
4 90 (8.18%) Software Engineer
5 74 (6.73%) Consultant
6 69 (6.27%) Project Manager
7 58 (5.27%) Java Developer
8 52 (4.73%) Business Analyst
9 37 (3.36%) Software Developer
10 33 (3.00%) Applications Developer
10 33 (3.00%) .NET Developer
11 32 (2.91%) Network Engineer
12 31 (2.82%) Administrator
13 30 (2.73%) Test Analyst
14 29 (2.64%) Applications Support
15 28 (2.55%) Solutions Architect
16 27 (2.45%) Systems Engineer
17 26 (2.36%) C++ Software Engineer
17 26 (2.36%) Designer
18 25 (2.27%) Technical Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 127 (11.55%) HTML
2 120 (10.91%) .NET
3 95 (8.64%) CSS
4 92 (8.36%) J2EE
5 77 (7.00%) XML
6 58 (5.27%) ASP.NET
7 53 (4.82%) Web Services
8 48 (4.36%) HTML5
9 47 (4.27%) Spring
10 46 (4.18%) Middleware
11 38 (3.45%) JSP
12 37 (3.36%) Hibernate
13 31 (2.82%) SOAP
13 31 (2.82%) .NET Framework
14 30 (2.73%) Entity Framework
15 25 (2.27%) ASP.NET MVC
16 21 (1.91%) WCF
17 19 (1.73%) WPF
17 19 (1.73%) jQuery
18 18 (1.64%) CSS3
Miscellaneous
1 61 (5.55%) Management Information System
2 60 (5.45%) Analytical Skills
3 59 (5.36%) Computer Science
4 51 (4.64%) Open Source
5 29 (2.64%) CESG
6 27 (2.45%) Clustering
7 26 (2.36%) Mathematics
8 22 (2.00%) PKI
9 21 (1.91%) Visualisation
10 20 (1.82%) Embedded Systems
11 19 (1.73%) RMADS
11 19 (1.73%) Physics
11 19 (1.73%) Client/Server
12 18 (1.64%) GIS
13 16 (1.45%) RIA
13 16 (1.45%) Enterprise Software
14 11 (1.00%) Blackberry
14 11 (1.00%) Artificial Intelligence
14 11 (1.00%) Neural Network
14 11 (1.00%) Statistics
Operating Systems
1 207 (18.82%) Windows
2 188 (17.09%) Linux
3 98 (8.91%) UNIX
4 52 (4.73%) Windows Server 2008
5 33 (3.00%) Windows Server 2012
6 32 (2.91%) Windows Server 2003
7 19 (1.73%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 18 (1.64%) Android
9 15 (1.36%) Windows 7
9 15 (1.36%) Apple iOS
10 11 (1.00%) Windows XP
10 11 (1.00%) Solaris
11 9 (0.82%) AIX
12 7 (0.64%) Windows 8
13 5 (0.45%) SUSE
14 2 (0.18%) Ubuntu
14 2 (0.18%) HPUX
15 1 (0.091%) Windows Vista
15 1 (0.091%) Windows 2000
15 1 (0.091%) Windows NT
Processes & Methodologies
1 229 (20.82%) ITIL
2 176 (16.00%) Agile Software Development
3 143 (13.00%) Software Engineering
4 108 (9.82%) Information Security
5 88 (8.00%) Project Management
6 85 (7.73%) PRINCE2
7 80 (7.27%) Business Intelligence
8 79 (7.18%) Cyber Security
9 78 (7.09%) UML
10 63 (5.73%) Service Management
11 62 (5.64%) Time Management
12 55 (5.00%) Validation
13 49 (4.45%) MVC
14 48 (4.36%) OO
15 47 (4.27%) Mentoring
16 46 (4.18%) Service Delivery
16 46 (4.18%) Scrum
17 44 (4.00%) Business Analysis
18 43 (3.91%) Configuration Management
19 40 (3.64%) Continuous Integration
Programming Languages
1 213 (19.36%) C
2 204 (18.55%) Java
3 176 (16.00%) SQL
4 150 (13.64%) C++
5 119 (10.82%) C#
5 119 (10.82%) JavaScript
6 76 (6.91%) Python
7 40 (3.64%) Bash Shell
8 36 (3.27%) Perl
9 31 (2.82%) PowerShell
10 27 (2.45%) PHP
11 24 (2.18%) Ruby
12 20 (1.82%) Shell Script
12 20 (1.82%) PL/SQL
13 16 (1.45%) VB
14 9 (0.82%) VB.NET
15 8 (0.73%) VBA
16 7 (0.64%) Pascal
16 7 (0.64%) MATLAB
16 7 (0.64%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 734 (66.73%) SC Cleared
2 355 (32.27%) DV Cleared
3 173 (15.73%) Degree
4 58 (5.27%) Cisco Certification
5 43 (3.91%) Microsoft Certification
6 40 (3.64%) CCNA
7 32 (2.91%) ISEB
8 30 (2.73%) CCNP
9 26 (2.36%) CISSP
10 24 (2.18%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
11 19 (1.73%) MCPD
12 17 (1.55%) ISTQB
13 16 (1.45%) MCP
14 15 (1.36%) ITIL Certification
15 13 (1.18%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
15 13 (1.18%) MCSE
16 8 (0.73%) GIAC
17 7 (0.64%) PRINCE2 Certification
18 6 (0.55%) CCIE
18 6 (0.55%) MCITP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 49 (4.45%) SLA
2 32 (2.91%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 24 (2.18%) QA
4 10 (0.91%) JSP 440
5 6 (0.55%) PCI DSS
5 6 (0.55%) ISO 9001
6 4 (0.36%) COBIT
7 2 (0.18%) Data Quality
7 2 (0.18%) TickIT
8 1 (0.091%) CESG Infosec
8 1 (0.091%) ISO 9000
8 1 (0.091%) BS15000
System Software
1 95 (8.64%) Active Directory
2 87 (7.91%) VMware Infrastructure
3 51 (4.64%) Hyper-V
4 19 (1.73%) XenApp
4 19 (1.73%) VMware ESXi
5 18 (1.64%) vSphere
6 17 (1.55%) Firmware
7 12 (1.09%) vCloud
8 11 (1.00%) Terminal Services
9 6 (0.55%) XenServer
10 5 (0.45%) VMware ESX
11 4 (0.36%) NFS
11 4 (0.36%) Oracle RAC
12 3 (0.27%) EMC RecoverPoint
12 3 (0.27%) XenDesktop
12 3 (0.27%) Microsoft Virtual Server
12 3 (0.27%) KVM
12 3 (0.27%) Forefront TMG
13 2 (0.18%) HDFS
13 2 (0.18%) Oracle Clusterware
Systems Management
1 42 (3.82%) SCCM
2 30 (2.73%) SCOM
3 18 (1.64%) NetBackup
4 15 (1.36%) SCVMM
5 13 (1.18%) HP Data Protector
6 12 (1.09%) HP SIM
6 12 (1.09%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
7 11 (1.00%) WSUS
7 11 (1.00%) Nagios
8 10 (0.91%) Puppet
9 9 (0.82%) Hyperic
10 7 (0.64%) Tivoli
11 6 (0.55%) Netcool
11 6 (0.55%) Cisco CUCM
11 6 (0.55%) HP Quality Center
11 6 (0.55%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
12 5 (0.45%) McAfee ePO
12 5 (0.45%) OpenView
13 4 (0.36%) Norton AntiVirus
13 4 (0.36%) Data Guard
Vendors
1 210 (19.09%) Microsoft
2 175 (15.91%) Oracle
3 129 (11.73%) VMware
4 125 (11.36%) Cisco
5 54 (4.91%) HP
6 43 (3.91%) Juniper
7 42 (3.82%) IBM
8 39 (3.55%) Citrix
9 35 (3.18%) Symantec
10 26 (2.36%) Red Hat
10 26 (2.36%) CheckPoint
11 21 (1.91%) F5
12 19 (1.73%) Business Objects
13 18 (1.64%) Adobe
14 16 (1.45%) SAP
15 14 (1.27%) Avaya
15 14 (1.27%) SolarWinds
16 12 (1.09%) Riverbed
17 11 (1.00%) McAfee
17 11 (1.00%) Dell
Bristol, Avon
Fruition IT Resources Limited
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum + Bens
Posted: 2 days ago
Cheltenham, Gloucestershire
Executive Recruitment Services (ERS)
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Gloucestershire
set2recruit
Salary: From £30,000 to £45,000 per annum + bonus + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Gloucester, Gloucestershire
Informatiq Consulting
Salary: £30000 - £50000 per annum + Pension + Medical
Posted: 2 days ago
Gloucestershire
LA International
Salary: £350 - £400 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
Gloucestershire
DCL Search & Selection
Salary: £35000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
South West
ISL
Salary: £35000.00 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Corsham, Wiltshire
Skyscape Cloud Services
Salary: Attractive Basic + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
South West
ISL
Salary: £40000.00 - £55000 per annum + Excellent Benfits
Posted: 2 days ago
Wiltshire
Clearwater People Solutions
Salary: £45000 - £50000 Per Annum Excellent benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Weymouth, Dorset
Real Time Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 50,000-55,000
Posted: 2 days ago
Gloucester, Gloucestershire
Real Time Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 48,000-60,000
Posted: 2 days ago
Gloucester, Gloucestershire
Real Time Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 45,000-60,000
Posted: 2 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Executive Recruitment Services (ERS)
Salary: £23000 - £33000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Salisbury, Wiltshire
Sopra Steria Limited
Posted: 2 days ago
Cheltenham, Gloucestershire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Plymouth, Devon
Experis Ltd
Salary: £32000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Executive Recruitment Services (ERS)
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
South West
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £30- £50,000 + numerous benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
South West
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £30- £50,000 + numerous benefits
Posted: 3 days ago