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

Location
3 months to
3 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Basic Check (BC) Clearance
Rank 879 909 867
Rank change year-on-year
+30 -42
Permanent jobs citing BC Cleared 23 29 17
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.021% 0.025% 0.016%
As % of the Qualifications category 0.076% 0.090% 0.057%
Number of salaries quoted 16 16 8
Average salary £40,000 £41,250 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-3.03% +3.12%
90% offered a salary of more than £34,500 £27,750 £35,550
10% offered a salary of more than £61,250 £59,500 £43,250
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £45,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +12.50%

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
30106 32256 29975
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 27.20% 27.31% 27.60%
Number of salaries quoted 23879 25494 24281
Average salary £45,000 £44,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.27% +3.52%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £65,000 £67,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.43% +2.50%

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 3 July 2015 within the UK.

BC Cleared Salary Histogram in the UK

BC Cleared
Top 24 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 3 July 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 +18 22 £40,000 -3.03% 3
South East +16 8 £35,000 -26.31%
London +10 5 £34,500 -5.47%
Berkshire - 4 £35,000 -
Birmingham - 4 - - 3
Bracknell - 4 £35,000 -
West Midlands - 4 - - 3
Hampshire - 3 £50,000 -
East of England +8 2 £41,500 +27.69%
South West -4 2 £62,500 -
Gloucestershire - 2 £62,500 -
Farnborough - 2 £50,000 -
City of London +26 1 £60,000 +9.09%
East Midlands - 1 £45,000 -
Aldershot - 1 - -
Hertfordshire - 1 £28,000 -
Kent - 1 £50,000 -
Cambridge - 1 £55,000 -
Cirencester - 1 £55,000 -
Deal - 1 £50,000 -
Derby - 1 £45,000 -
Cambridgeshire - 1 £55,000 -
Derbyshire - 1 £45,000 -
Welwyn Garden City - 1 £28,000 -

BC Cleared
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 3 July 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 28 (100.00%) Security Cleared
2 14 (50.00%) Windows
3 12 (42.86%) ITIL
4 8 (28.57%) ITIL Certification
4 8 (28.57%) Service Delivery
4 8 (28.57%) Finance
5 7 (25.00%) Service Management
5 7 (25.00%) Microsoft
5 7 (25.00%) UNIX
6 6 (21.43%) MS Excel
6 6 (21.43%) Cisco
6 6 (21.43%) VMware
6 6 (21.43%) SC Cleared
7 5 (17.86%) Windows Server 2008
7 5 (17.86%) Continuous Improvement
7 5 (17.86%) Windows Server 2012
7 5 (17.86%) Firewall
7 5 (17.86%) LAN
7 5 (17.86%) C++
8 4 (14.29%) SAP
8 4 (14.29%) Linux
8 4 (14.29%) WAN
8 4 (14.29%) ISO 9001
8 4 (14.29%) CheckPoint
8 4 (14.29%) SLA
8 4 (14.29%) Quality Management
8 4 (14.29%) Change Management
8 4 (14.29%) Manufacturing
8 4 (14.29%) Publishing
8 4 (14.29%) Retail

BC Cleared
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 3 July 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 1 (3.57%) JBoss
1 1 (3.57%) Tomcat
1 1 (3.57%) Alfresco
1 1 (3.57%) nginx
1 1 (3.57%) Confluence
1 1 (3.57%) Lync
Applications
1 6 (21.43%) MS Excel
2 2 (7.14%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (3.57%) Oracle 11i
1 1 (3.57%) Oracle EBS
1 1 (3.57%) Oracle EBS R12
Cloud Services
1 1 (3.57%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 5 (17.86%) Firewall
1 5 (17.86%) LAN
2 4 (14.29%) WAN
3 3 (10.71%) TCP/IP
3 3 (10.71%) VPN
4 2 (7.14%) DNS
4 2 (7.14%) Network Security
5 1 (3.57%) DHCP
5 1 (3.57%) HTTPS
5 1 (3.57%) SSL
5 1 (3.57%) DWDM
5 1 (3.57%) IP Telephony
5 1 (3.57%) Cisco IPT
5 1 (3.57%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (3.57%) PostgreSQL
1 1 (3.57%) Hadoop
Development Applications
1 1 (3.57%) Maven
1 1 (3.57%) JIRA
1 1 (3.57%) Git (software)
1 1 (3.57%) Artifactory
1 1 (3.57%) Jenkins
General
1 8 (28.57%) Finance
2 4 (14.29%) Manufacturing
2 4 (14.29%) Publishing
2 4 (14.29%) Retail
3 3 (10.71%) Marketing
4 1 (3.57%) Law
4 1 (3.57%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 6 (21.43%) Service Manager
2 4 (14.29%) Administrator
2 4 (14.29%) Analyst
2 4 (14.29%) Services Delivery Manager
2 4 (14.29%) Delivery Manager
3 3 (10.71%) Developer
3 3 (10.71%) Network Administrator
3 3 (10.71%) 3rd Line Support
3 3 (10.71%) Network Support
4 2 (7.14%) C++ Developer
4 2 (7.14%) Software Developer
4 2 (7.14%) Senior Developer
4 2 (7.14%) Support Analyst
4 2 (7.14%) C++ Software Developer
4 2 (7.14%) Senior Software Developer
4 2 (7.14%) Senior C++ Developer
5 1 (3.57%) C++ Team Leader
5 1 (3.57%) Data Centre Engineer
5 1 (3.57%) IT Services Manager
5 1 (3.57%) Software Team Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (7.14%) STL
2 1 (3.57%) POSIX
2 1 (3.57%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 4 (14.29%) Data Centre
2 3 (10.71%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (10.71%) Management Information System
2 3 (10.71%) BBC
3 2 (7.14%) Device Driver
4 1 (3.57%) CMDB
Operating Systems
1 14 (50.00%) Windows
2 7 (25.00%) UNIX
3 5 (17.86%) Windows Server 2008
3 5 (17.86%) Windows Server 2012
4 4 (14.29%) Linux
5 3 (10.71%) Solaris
6 2 (7.14%) Ubuntu
7 1 (3.57%) AIX
7 1 (3.57%) HPUX
7 1 (3.57%) SUSE
7 1 (3.57%) Windows 7
7 1 (3.57%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (42.86%) ITIL
2 8 (28.57%) Service Delivery
3 7 (25.00%) Service Management
4 5 (17.86%) Continuous Improvement
5 4 (14.29%) Software Engineering
5 4 (14.29%) Quality Management
5 4 (14.29%) Change Management
6 3 (10.71%) Configuration Management
6 3 (10.71%) OO
6 3 (10.71%) Cyber Security
7 2 (7.14%) Business Continuity Management
7 2 (7.14%) Service Continuity Management
7 2 (7.14%) DevOps
7 2 (7.14%) SDLC
7 2 (7.14%) Requirements Analysis
7 2 (7.14%) Unit Testing
7 2 (7.14%) Multithreading
7 2 (7.14%) Information Assurance
7 2 (7.14%) Open Source
7 2 (7.14%) Memory Management
Programming Languages
1 5 (17.86%) C++
2 3 (10.71%) C
3 2 (7.14%) SQL
3 2 (7.14%) Assembly Language
4 1 (3.57%) Java
4 1 (3.57%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 28 (100.00%) Security Cleared
2 8 (28.57%) ITIL Certification
3 6 (21.43%) SC Cleared
4 2 (7.14%) DV Cleared
4 2 (7.14%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
5 1 (3.57%) SSCP
5 1 (3.57%) GIAC
5 1 (3.57%) GCIA
5 1 (3.57%) GCIH
5 1 (3.57%) CEH
5 1 (3.57%) Degree
5 1 (3.57%) CISSP
5 1 (3.57%) Cisco Certification
5 1 (3.57%) Microsoft Certification
5 1 (3.57%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (14.29%) ISO 9001
1 4 (14.29%) SLA
2 1 (3.57%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (3.57%) QA
System Software
1 2 (7.14%) Active Directory
1 2 (7.14%) XenApp
2 1 (3.57%) XenServer
2 1 (3.57%) Snort
2 1 (3.57%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (3.57%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 2 (7.14%) Puppet
1 2 (7.14%) SCCM
2 1 (3.57%) SCOM
2 1 (3.57%) HP Data Protector
2 1 (3.57%) Opscode Chef
2 1 (3.57%) Forefront Identity Manager
2 1 (3.57%) NetVault Backup
Vendors
1 7 (25.00%) Microsoft
2 6 (21.43%) Cisco
2 6 (21.43%) VMware
3 4 (14.29%) SAP
3 4 (14.29%) CheckPoint
4 2 (7.14%) Citrix
4 2 (7.14%) HP
5 1 (3.57%) Dell
5 1 (3.57%) Sun
5 1 (3.57%) Oracle
5 1 (3.57%) IBM
5 1 (3.57%) Juniper
5 1 (3.57%) NetApp
5 1 (3.57%) Red Hat
5 1 (3.57%) Symantec
5 1 (3.57%) McAfee
5 1 (3.57%) Websense
5 1 (3.57%) Blue Coat
5 1 (3.57%) Sourcefire
5 1 (3.57%) Fortinet
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