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 24 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Basic Check (BC) Clearance
Rank 864 845 863
Rank change year-on-year
-19 +18
Permanent jobs citing BC Cleared 32 36 24
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.028% 0.033% 0.021%
As % of the Qualifications category 0.10% 0.12% 0.073%
Number of salaries quoted 23 19 15
Average salary £41,500 £52,500 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-20.95% +5.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £40,000 £18,600
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £70,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £55,000 £52,500 £31,000
% change year-on-year
+4.76% +69.35%

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
31096 29130 32721
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 27.29% 26.78% 28.96%
Number of salaries quoted 24587 23777 27213
Average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% +1.19%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £27,500 £26,826
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £65,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

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 24 October 2014 within the UK.

BC Cleared Salary Histogram in the UK

BC Cleared
Top 12 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 24 October 2014. 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 32 £41,500 -20.95% 8
London +28 18 £32,500 +54.76% 2
South East -9 12 £58,750 +11.90% 3
Berkshire - 10 £62,500 - 2
City of London +21 7 £30,000 -
Reading - 4 £47,500 - 1
Surrey - 2 £46,250 -
Leatherhead - 2 £46,250 -
Manchester -8 1 £41,500 -2.35%
North West -28 1 £41,500 -2.35% 1
Bristol - 1 £21,000 -
South West - 1 £21,000 - 1

BC Cleared
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 24 October 2014, 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 74 (100.00%) Security Cleared
2 46 (62.16%) SC Cleared
3 29 (39.19%) SQL
4 20 (27.03%) SharePoint
5 19 (25.68%) Windows
5 19 (25.68%) Microsoft
6 18 (24.32%) VMware
6 18 (24.32%) VMware Infrastructure
7 17 (22.97%) Change Management
7 17 (22.97%) C
8 16 (21.62%) Oracle
8 16 (21.62%) Degree
9 15 (20.27%) .NET
9 15 (20.27%) UML
9 15 (20.27%) MS Excel
9 15 (20.27%) SLA
10 14 (18.92%) WAN
10 14 (18.92%) ITIL
11 13 (17.57%) SQL Server
11 13 (17.57%) LAN
11 13 (17.57%) DV Cleared
11 13 (17.57%) Software Engineering
12 11 (14.86%) Management Information System
12 11 (14.86%) Active Directory
12 11 (14.86%) CRM
12 11 (14.86%) Analytical Skills
13 10 (13.51%) IIS
13 10 (13.51%) Java
13 10 (13.51%) SAN
13 10 (13.51%) NAS

BC Cleared
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 24 October 2014, 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 20 (27.03%) SharePoint
2 10 (13.51%) IIS
3 9 (12.16%) WebSphere
4 7 (9.46%) IBM HTTP Server
4 7 (9.46%) JBoss
4 7 (9.46%) Apache
4 7 (9.46%) Tomcat
4 7 (9.46%) WebLogic
4 7 (9.46%) Lync
5 4 (5.41%) SharePoint 2010
6 2 (2.70%) CMS
6 2 (2.70%) WebSphere Process Server
6 2 (2.70%) WebSphere Application Server
7 1 (1.35%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
7 1 (1.35%) Drupal
7 1 (1.35%) WordPress
7 1 (1.35%) Sitecore CMS
Applications
1 15 (20.27%) MS Excel
2 4 (5.41%) InfoPath
3 2 (2.70%) Spreadsheet
3 2 (2.70%) MS Office
4 1 (1.35%) MS Project
4 1 (1.35%) MS Visio
4 1 (1.35%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 7 (9.46%) Dynamics CRM
2 4 (5.41%) Maximo
3 1 (1.35%) Oracle EBS
3 1 (1.35%) Google Analytics
Cloud Services
1 2 (2.70%) IBM SmartCloud
Communications & Networking
1 14 (18.92%) WAN
2 13 (17.57%) LAN
3 10 (13.51%) SAN
3 10 (13.51%) NAS
4 9 (12.16%) Firewall
5 7 (9.46%) HTTP
6 5 (6.76%) TCP/IP
6 5 (6.76%) SSL
7 2 (2.70%) Fibre Channel
8 1 (1.35%) Internet
8 1 (1.35%) DHCP
8 1 (1.35%) VPN
8 1 (1.35%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (17.57%) SQL Server
2 7 (9.46%) Oracle Database
3 4 (5.41%) SQL Server 2008
4 1 (1.35%) Relational Database
4 1 (1.35%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 10 (13.51%) Rational DOORS
2 4 (5.41%) Subversion
3 3 (4.05%) Bugzilla
3 3 (4.05%) Rational Rhapsody
4 2 (2.70%) GCC
5 1 (1.35%) Git (software)
5 1 (1.35%) NUnit
5 1 (1.35%) ClearCase
5 1 (1.35%) ClearQuest
General
1 7 (9.46%) Aerospace
2 4 (5.41%) Military
2 4 (5.41%) Marketing
3 3 (4.05%) Manufacturing
4 2 (2.70%) Back Office
4 2 (2.70%) Billing
5 1 (1.35%) Retail
5 1 (1.35%) Finance
Job Titles
1 12 (16.22%) Developer
1 12 (16.22%) Analyst
2 10 (13.51%) Software Engineer
3 7 (9.46%) Senior Developer
3 7 (9.46%) Operations Manager
3 7 (9.46%) Technical Manager
3 7 (9.46%) Technical Operations Manager
4 6 (8.11%) Infrastructure Support Analyst
4 6 (8.11%) Infrastructure Analyst
4 6 (8.11%) Support Analyst
5 4 (5.41%) Applications Developer
5 4 (5.41%) Administrator
5 4 (5.41%) Senior Applications Developer
6 3 (4.05%) Test Engineer
6 3 (4.05%) Senior Systems Developer
6 3 (4.05%) Database Architect
6 3 (4.05%) 2nd Line Support
6 3 (4.05%) Senior Analyst
6 3 (4.05%) Systems Developer
6 3 (4.05%) Software Test Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (20.27%) .NET
2 5 (6.76%) REST
2 5 (6.76%) SOAP
2 5 (6.76%) XML
2 5 (6.76%) JMS
2 5 (6.76%) WSDL
3 4 (5.41%) Middleware
4 2 (2.70%) LAMP
4 2 (2.70%) HTML
4 2 (2.70%) CSS
5 1 (1.35%) Django
Miscellaneous
1 11 (14.86%) Management Information System
1 11 (14.86%) Analytical Skills
2 8 (10.81%) Computer Science
3 7 (9.46%) CAN bus
4 4 (5.41%) Social Media
5 3 (4.05%) Data Integration
6 2 (2.70%) PKI
6 2 (2.70%) Statistics
6 2 (2.70%) Mathematics
6 2 (2.70%) Replication
7 1 (1.35%) Clustering
7 1 (1.35%) CESG
7 1 (1.35%) CESG CLAS
7 1 (1.35%) RMADS
7 1 (1.35%) Blackberry
7 1 (1.35%) Algorithms
Operating Systems
1 19 (25.68%) Windows
2 8 (10.81%) Linux
3 3 (4.05%) UNIX
4 2 (2.70%) Windows Server 2008
5 1 (1.35%) Windows Server 2012
5 1 (1.35%) Mac OS X
5 1 (1.35%) SUSE
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (22.97%) Change Management
2 15 (20.27%) UML
3 14 (18.92%) ITIL
4 13 (17.57%) Software Engineering
5 11 (14.86%) CRM
6 9 (12.16%) Project Management
6 9 (12.16%) Agile Software Development
7 7 (9.46%) Workflow
8 6 (8.11%) Service Delivery
8 6 (8.11%) Portfolio Management
9 5 (6.76%) Test Management
9 5 (6.76%) SysML
9 5 (6.76%) Release Management
9 5 (6.76%) Information Assurance
9 5 (6.76%) Requirements Management
9 5 (6.76%) Project Planning
9 5 (6.76%) Scrum
9 5 (6.76%) TOGAF
10 4 (5.41%) Migration
10 4 (5.41%) Data Analysis
Programming Languages
1 29 (39.19%) SQL
2 17 (22.97%) C
3 10 (13.51%) Java
4 7 (9.46%) PHP
5 3 (4.05%) C++
6 1 (1.35%) Python
6 1 (1.35%) PowerShell
6 1 (1.35%) C#
Qualifications
1 74 (100.00%) Security Cleared
2 46 (62.16%) SC Cleared
3 16 (21.62%) Degree
4 13 (17.57%) DV Cleared
5 7 (9.46%) CTC Cleared
6 2 (2.70%) SSCP
6 2 (2.70%) GCIA
6 2 (2.70%) GCIH
6 2 (2.70%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
7 1 (1.35%) CEH
7 1 (1.35%) ISSEP
7 1 (1.35%) MCDST
7 1 (1.35%) MCITP
7 1 (1.35%) CISSP
7 1 (1.35%) Microsoft Certification
7 1 (1.35%) A+ Certification
7 1 (1.35%) ITIL Certification
7 1 (1.35%) CISA
7 1 (1.35%) CISM
7 1 (1.35%) CGEIT
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 15 (20.27%) SLA
2 7 (9.46%) DO-178B
3 4 (5.41%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 2 (2.70%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 18 (24.32%) VMware Infrastructure
2 11 (14.86%) Active Directory
3 8 (10.81%) VMware ESXi
4 7 (9.46%) Hyper-V
4 7 (9.46%) XenApp
5 3 (4.05%) vSphere
6 2 (2.70%) Snort
6 2 (2.70%) Microsoft Virtual Server
7 1 (1.35%) vCloud
Systems Management
1 3 (4.05%) SCOM
2 2 (2.70%) SCOrch
2 2 (2.70%) EMC NetWorker
2 2 (2.70%) SCCM
Vendors
1 19 (25.68%) Microsoft
2 18 (24.32%) VMware
3 16 (21.62%) Oracle
4 8 (10.81%) Citrix
5 6 (8.11%) IBM
6 4 (5.41%) HP
6 4 (5.41%) Salesforce.com
6 4 (5.41%) Nintex
7 3 (4.05%) ServiceNow
7 3 (4.05%) Sun
8 2 (2.70%) Dell
8 2 (2.70%) EMC
8 2 (2.70%) Cisco
8 2 (2.70%) Symantec
8 2 (2.70%) McAfee
8 2 (2.70%) Websense
8 2 (2.70%) Software AG
8 2 (2.70%) Juniper
8 2 (2.70%) Blue Coat
8 2 (2.70%) Sourcefire
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