The table below looks at the statistics for Security Cleared in IT jobs advertised for the Southampton region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Security Cleared over the 3 months to 21 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
21 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Security Clearance
Rank 27 39 25
Rank change year-on-year
+12 -14
Permanent jobs citing Security Cleared 66 60 77
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Southampton 7.72% 6.72% 8.93%
As % of the Qualifications category 18.44% 21.74% 26.83%
Number of salaries quoted 53 59 68
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £37,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% +8.10%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,000 £29,800 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £42,500 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £47,500 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+11.76% -
Security Cleared
Hampshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Qualifications category in permanent jobs advertised in the Southampton region.

Qualifications Category
Southampton
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
358 276 287
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Southampton 41.87% 30.91% 33.29%
Number of salaries quoted 310 272 269
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% -6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,500 £22,600 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £55,000 £42,500
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.21% +2.50%

Security Cleared
Jobs Demand Trend in Southampton

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Security Cleared across the Southampton region as a proportion of the total demand within the Qualifications category.

Security Cleared Jobs Demand Trend in Southampton

Security Cleared
Salary Trend in Southampton

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Security Cleared across the Southampton region.

Security Cleared Salary Trend in Southampton

Security Cleared
Salary Histogram in Southampton

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Security Cleared across the Southampton region over the 3 months to 21 August 2014.

Security Cleared Salary Histogram in Southampton

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Top 30 Related IT Skills in Southampton

For the 6 months to 21 August 2014, IT jobs across the Southampton 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.

1 141 (90.38%) SC Cleared
2 52 (33.33%) DV Cleared
3 49 (31.41%) Analytics
4 48 (30.77%) Sourcefire
4 48 (30.77%) SIEM
5 44 (28.21%) GCIA
6 43 (27.56%) Cyber Security
7 33 (21.15%) Wireshark
8 32 (20.51%) LogRhythm
9 31 (19.87%) Intrusion Detection
10 30 (19.23%) tcpdump
11 28 (17.95%) Windows
11 28 (17.95%) GCIH
12 26 (16.67%) Internet
13 22 (14.10%) Information Security
13 22 (14.10%) Degree
14 21 (13.46%) GIAC
15 19 (12.18%) Linux
15 19 (12.18%) Remedy
16 18 (11.54%) Service Delivery
16 18 (11.54%) Snort
17 17 (10.90%) Active Directory
17 17 (10.90%) Incident Management
18 16 (10.26%) C#
18 16 (10.26%) C++
18 16 (10.26%) Mathematics
18 16 (10.26%) Physics
19 15 (9.62%) LAN
19 15 (9.62%) WAN
19 15 (9.62%) Microsoft

Security Cleared
Top Related IT Skills in Southampton by Category

For the 6 months to 21 August 2014, IT jobs across the Southampton 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 2 (1.28%) SharePoint
2 1 (0.64%) MS Project Server
Applications
1 7 (4.49%) MS Excel
2 2 (1.28%) MS Project
Communications & Networking
1 33 (21.15%) Wireshark
2 31 (19.87%) Intrusion Detection
3 30 (19.23%) tcpdump
4 26 (16.67%) Internet
5 15 (9.62%) LAN
5 15 (9.62%) WAN
6 14 (8.97%) TCP/IP
7 10 (6.41%) LDAP
7 10 (6.41%) SMTP
7 10 (6.41%) FTP
7 10 (6.41%) HTTP
8 9 (5.77%) DNS
9 7 (4.49%) Firewall
9 7 (4.49%) Network Security
10 5 (3.21%) Cisco ASA
11 3 (1.92%) NAS
11 3 (1.92%) ZigBee
11 3 (1.92%) 4G
11 3 (1.92%) Wi-Fi
11 3 (1.92%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (6.41%) Big Data
2 9 (5.77%) Data Mining
2 9 (5.77%) Hadoop
3 1 (0.64%) Oracle Database
3 1 (0.64%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 7 (4.49%) Visual Studio
2 3 (1.92%) MSI
2 3 (1.92%) AdminStudio
General
1 12 (7.69%) Finance
2 9 (5.77%) German Language
3 6 (3.85%) Italian Language
3 6 (3.85%) French Language
3 6 (3.85%) Spanish Language
4 5 (3.21%) Danish Language
4 5 (3.21%) Finnish Language
4 5 (3.21%) Norwegian Language
4 5 (3.21%) Law
4 5 (3.21%) Military
5 2 (1.28%) Portuguese Language
6 1 (0.64%) Marketing
6 1 (0.64%) Aerospace
Job Titles
1 79 (50.64%) Analyst
2 43 (27.56%) Security Analyst
3 14 (8.97%) Service Analyst
3 14 (8.97%) Consultant
4 13 (8.33%) Architect
4 13 (8.33%) Service Desk Analyst
5 12 (7.69%) Solutions Architect
5 12 (7.69%) Cyber Security Analyst
6 11 (7.05%) Cyber Security Consultant
6 11 (7.05%) Security Engineer
6 11 (7.05%) IT Security Analyst
6 11 (7.05%) Developer
6 11 (7.05%) Security Consultant
7 10 (6.41%) Network Analyst
7 10 (6.41%) Team Leader
8 9 (5.77%) Test Manager
8 9 (5.77%) Test Leader
9 7 (4.49%) Software Team Leader
9 7 (4.49%) C++ Team Leader
10 6 (3.85%) Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (5.77%) .NET
1 9 (5.77%) Velocity
2 7 (4.49%) WinForms
3 3 (1.92%) Application Packaging
3 3 (1.92%) STL
3 3 (1.92%) MFC
4 1 (0.64%) ASP.NET
4 1 (0.64%) CSS
4 1 (0.64%) HTML
4 1 (0.64%) jQuery
4 1 (0.64%) ASP.NET MVC
4 1 (0.64%) ASP.NET Web Forms
Miscellaneous
1 16 (10.26%) Mathematics
1 16 (10.26%) Physics
2 15 (9.62%) Computer Science
3 11 (7.05%) Management Information System
3 11 (7.05%) Statistics
3 11 (7.05%) Enterprise Software
4 9 (5.77%) Visualisation
5 3 (1.92%) Kindle
5 3 (1.92%) Handset
5 3 (1.92%) CESG
6 2 (1.28%) Cryptography
6 2 (1.28%) Life Science
7 1 (0.64%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 28 (17.95%) Windows
2 19 (12.18%) Linux
3 9 (5.77%) Solaris
4 7 (4.49%) Android
5 5 (3.21%) Apple iOS
6 4 (2.56%) UNIX
6 4 (2.56%) Windows 7
7 1 (0.64%) Windows Server 2008
7 1 (0.64%) Mac OS
7 1 (0.64%) Windows XP
7 1 (0.64%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 49 (31.41%) Analytics
2 48 (30.77%) SIEM
3 43 (27.56%) Cyber Security
4 22 (14.10%) Information Security
5 18 (11.54%) Service Delivery
6 17 (10.90%) Incident Management
7 14 (8.97%) Software Engineering
8 13 (8.33%) Penetration Testing
8 13 (8.33%) Information Assurance
8 13 (8.33%) Change Control
9 12 (7.69%) ITIL
10 11 (7.05%) Security Testing
10 11 (7.05%) Ethical Hacking
10 11 (7.05%) Machine Learning
11 10 (6.41%) UML
12 9 (5.77%) Business Intelligence
12 9 (5.77%) Information Management
12 9 (5.77%) Computer Forensics
12 9 (5.77%) Test Management
12 9 (5.77%) Enterprise Modelling
Programming Languages
1 16 (10.26%) C#
1 16 (10.26%) C++
2 11 (7.05%) Java
3 10 (6.41%) SQL
4 5 (3.21%) Python
5 4 (2.56%) MATLAB
5 4 (2.56%) Objective-C
6 3 (1.92%) PowerShell
6 3 (1.92%) VBScript
6 3 (1.92%) C
7 1 (0.64%) VB.NET
7 1 (0.64%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 141 (90.38%) SC Cleared
2 52 (33.33%) DV Cleared
3 44 (28.21%) GCIA
4 28 (17.95%) GCIH
5 22 (14.10%) Degree
6 21 (13.46%) GIAC
7 6 (3.85%) CEH
8 4 (2.56%) PhD
9 1 (0.64%) CISSP
9 1 (0.64%) ITIL Certification
9 1 (0.64%) CISA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (1.92%) ISO 9001
2 2 (1.28%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 18 (11.54%) Snort
2 17 (10.90%) Active Directory
3 9 (5.77%) VMware Infrastructure
4 7 (4.49%) VMware Workstation
5 3 (1.92%) Microsoft App-V
6 2 (1.28%) Terminal Services
6 2 (1.28%) vSphere
7 1 (0.64%) Hyper-V
7 1 (0.64%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 9 (5.77%) HP Quality Center
2 5 (3.21%) SCCM
3 2 (1.28%) Nessus
4 1 (0.64%) Data Guard
Vendors
1 48 (30.77%) Sourcefire
2 32 (20.51%) LogRhythm
3 19 (12.18%) Remedy
4 15 (9.62%) Microsoft
5 12 (7.69%) VMware
6 7 (4.49%) Serena
6 7 (4.49%) Wind River
7 6 (3.85%) Cisco
8 5 (3.21%) EMC
8 5 (3.21%) CheckPoint
9 3 (1.92%) Citrix
10 2 (1.28%) CommVault
11 1 (0.64%) Red Hat
11 1 (0.64%) Apple
11 1 (0.64%) Oracle
11 1 (0.64%) Splunk
11 1 (0.64%) ArcSight
11 1 (0.64%) Xamarin
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