The table below looks at the statistics for BC Cleared in IT jobs advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited BC Cleared over the 3 months to 30 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
30 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Basic Check (BC) Clearance
Rank 860 878 860
Rank change year-on-year
+18 -18
Permanent jobs citing BC Cleared 18 15 25
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.017% 0.015% 0.023%
As % of the Qualifications category 0.062% 0.054% 0.081%
Number of salaries quoted 16 2 23
Average salary £40,000 £38,250 £85,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.57% -55.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,250 £36,850 £45,300
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £39,650 £100,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,250 £85,000
% change year-on-year
+4.57% -55.00%

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

Qualifications Category
UK
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
29255 27965 30740
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 27.63% 27.26% 28.10%
Number of salaries quoted 23431 21963 25717
Average salary £45,000 £43,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.44% +2.35%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £62,500 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

BC Cleared
Jobs Demand Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing BC Cleared within the UK as a proportion of the total demand within the Qualifications category.

BC Cleared Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

BC Cleared
Salary Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing BC Cleared within the UK.

BC Cleared Salary Trend in the UK

BC Cleared
Salary Histogram

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing BC Cleared over the 3 months to 30 January 2015 within the UK.

BC Cleared Salary Histogram in the UK

BC Cleared
Top 13 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing BC Cleared within the UK over the 3 months to 30 January 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
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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
England +11 18 £40,000 +4.57% 4
South East - 11 £40,000 - 2
Reading - 11 £40,000 -
Berkshire - 11 £40,000 -
London - 3 £26,500 -
Gloucestershire -8 2 £52,500 +37.25%
South West -12 2 £52,500 +37.25% 1
Cheltenham -15 2 £52,500 +37.25%
West Midlands -12 1 - -
Birmingham - 1 - -
Manchester - 1 - -
City of London - 1 £65,000 -
North West - 1 - -

BC Cleared
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 30 January 2015, IT jobs within the UK citing BC 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 BC Cleared.

1 50 (100.00%) Security Cleared
2 31 (62.00%) SC Cleared
3 19 (38.00%) Windows
4 18 (36.00%) DV Cleared
5 14 (28.00%) NAS
5 14 (28.00%) Microsoft
5 14 (28.00%) SAN
6 13 (26.00%) SQL
6 13 (26.00%) VMware
6 13 (26.00%) VMware Infrastructure
7 12 (24.00%) LAN
7 12 (24.00%) HP
8 10 (20.00%) Sun
8 10 (20.00%) EMC
8 10 (20.00%) CA
8 10 (20.00%) StorageTek
8 10 (20.00%) ITIL
8 10 (20.00%) Replication
8 10 (20.00%) EMC NetWorker
8 10 (20.00%) Fibre Channel
8 10 (20.00%) Performance Monitoring
9 9 (18.00%) Degree
9 9 (18.00%) .NET
9 9 (18.00%) Oracle
10 8 (16.00%) Linux
10 8 (16.00%) WAN
11 7 (14.00%) MS Excel
11 7 (14.00%) SharePoint
11 7 (14.00%) IIS
11 7 (14.00%) SQL Server

BC Cleared
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 30 January 2015, IT jobs within the UK citing BC 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 BC Cleared. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 7 (14.00%) SharePoint
1 7 (14.00%) IIS
2 6 (12.00%) JBoss
2 6 (12.00%) Apache
2 6 (12.00%) Tomcat
2 6 (12.00%) WebLogic
2 6 (12.00%) WebSphere
2 6 (12.00%) IBM HTTP Server
3 4 (8.00%) MS Exchange
4 2 (4.00%) Exchange Server 2003
4 2 (4.00%) Exchange Server 2013
4 2 (4.00%) Lync
4 2 (4.00%) Exchange Server 2010
5 1 (2.00%) SharePoint 2010
5 1 (2.00%) Sitecore CMS
5 1 (2.00%) WordPress
5 1 (2.00%) Drupal
5 1 (2.00%) CMS
Applications
1 7 (14.00%) MS Excel
2 4 (8.00%) MS Office
3 1 (2.00%) MS PowerPoint
3 1 (2.00%) InfoPath
3 1 (2.00%) MS Project
3 1 (2.00%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 2 (4.00%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (2.00%) Maximo
Communications & Networking
1 14 (28.00%) NAS
1 14 (28.00%) SAN
2 12 (24.00%) LAN
3 10 (20.00%) Fibre Channel
4 8 (16.00%) WAN
5 6 (12.00%) TCP/IP
5 6 (12.00%) Firewall
6 3 (6.00%) Cisco IPT
6 3 (6.00%) IP Telephony
7 1 (2.00%) DNS
7 1 (2.00%) DHCP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (14.00%) SQL Server
2 2 (4.00%) BusinessObjects
2 2 (4.00%) MySQL
3 1 (2.00%) Oracle Database
3 1 (2.00%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (2.00%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 1 (2.00%) NUnit
General
1 4 (8.00%) Military
1 4 (8.00%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 13 (26.00%) Analyst
2 10 (20.00%) EMC Engineer
2 10 (20.00%) Storage Engineer
2 10 (20.00%) SAN Engineer
2 10 (20.00%) EMC Storage Engineer
2 10 (20.00%) SAN Storage Engineer
3 6 (12.00%) Technical Operations Manager
3 6 (12.00%) Technical Manager
3 6 (12.00%) Operations Manager
4 5 (10.00%) Support Analyst
5 4 (8.00%) Service Analyst
6 3 (6.00%) IT Support
6 3 (6.00%) Service Desk Analyst
6 3 (6.00%) IT Support Analyst
6 3 (6.00%) 2nd Line Support
6 3 (6.00%) Consultant
7 2 (4.00%) Infrastructure Analyst
7 2 (4.00%) Junior
7 2 (4.00%) Developer
7 2 (4.00%) Infrastructure Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (18.00%) .NET
2 2 (4.00%) Middleware
3 1 (2.00%) LAMP
Miscellaneous
1 10 (20.00%) Replication
2 5 (10.00%) Analytical Skills
3 4 (8.00%) Social Media
4 3 (6.00%) Management Information System
5 2 (4.00%) Statistics
5 2 (4.00%) Mathematics
5 2 (4.00%) Computer Science
6 1 (2.00%) CESG
6 1 (2.00%) CESG CLAS
6 1 (2.00%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 19 (38.00%) Windows
2 8 (16.00%) Linux
3 4 (8.00%) Windows Server 2003
4 3 (6.00%) Windows Server 2008
5 2 (4.00%) UNIX
6 1 (2.00%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (20.00%) ITIL
1 10 (20.00%) Performance Monitoring
2 6 (12.00%) CRM
3 5 (10.00%) PRINCE2
4 3 (6.00%) Service Continuity Management
5 2 (4.00%) Project Management
5 2 (4.00%) SOA
5 2 (4.00%) Service Delivery
5 2 (4.00%) Change Management
5 2 (4.00%) Service Management
5 2 (4.00%) Performance Management
5 2 (4.00%) SAP Implementation
5 2 (4.00%) Network Monitoring
5 2 (4.00%) Analytics
5 2 (4.00%) Mobile Device Management
5 2 (4.00%) Cyber Security
5 2 (4.00%) SIEM
6 1 (2.00%) Change Control
6 1 (2.00%) ITIL V3
6 1 (2.00%) Vulnerability Management
Programming Languages
1 13 (26.00%) SQL
2 6 (12.00%) PHP
3 5 (10.00%) C
4 3 (6.00%) PowerShell
5 2 (4.00%) Python
5 2 (4.00%) Perl
6 1 (2.00%) C#
6 1 (2.00%) Java
Qualifications
1 50 (100.00%) Security Cleared
2 31 (62.00%) SC Cleared
3 18 (36.00%) DV Cleared
4 9 (18.00%) Degree
5 6 (12.00%) CTC Cleared
6 4 (8.00%) ITIL Certification
7 3 (6.00%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
7 3 (6.00%) Cisco Certification
7 3 (6.00%) Microsoft Certification
7 3 (6.00%) PRINCE2 Certification
8 2 (4.00%) SSCP
8 2 (4.00%) GCIA
8 2 (4.00%) GCIH
9 1 (2.00%) CGEIT
9 1 (2.00%) ISSEP
9 1 (2.00%) CEH
9 1 (2.00%) CISA
9 1 (2.00%) CISM
9 1 (2.00%) CISSP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (8.00%) SLA
2 3 (6.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 2 (4.00%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 13 (26.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 6 (12.00%) Hyper-V
3 5 (10.00%) Active Directory
4 3 (6.00%) VMware ESXi
5 2 (4.00%) Snort
5 2 (4.00%) XenApp
5 2 (4.00%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 10 (20.00%) EMC NetWorker
2 3 (6.00%) SCCM
2 3 (6.00%) SCOM
3 1 (2.00%) SCOrch
Vendors
1 14 (28.00%) Microsoft
2 13 (26.00%) VMware
3 12 (24.00%) HP
4 10 (20.00%) Sun
4 10 (20.00%) EMC
4 10 (20.00%) CA
4 10 (20.00%) StorageTek
5 9 (18.00%) Oracle
6 5 (10.00%) Cisco
7 4 (8.00%) Salesforce.com
8 2 (4.00%) Symantec
8 2 (4.00%) McAfee
8 2 (4.00%) Websense
8 2 (4.00%) Juniper
8 2 (4.00%) CheckPoint
8 2 (4.00%) Dell
8 2 (4.00%) Citrix
8 2 (4.00%) IBM
8 2 (4.00%) SAP
8 2 (4.00%) Business Objects
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