The first table below looks at the demand 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 25 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Qualifications currently tracked.

Location
3 months to
25 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Basic Check (BC) Clearance
Rank 863 863 889
Rank change year-on-year
0 +26
Permanent jobs citing BC Cleared 42 16 10
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.036% 0.015% 0.008%
As % of the Qualifications category 0.13% 0.054% 0.030%
Number of salaries quoted 23 7 9
Average salary £36,500 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-8.75% -
90% offered a salary of more than £24,900 £33,400 £26,750
10% offered a salary of more than £61,400 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £43,750 £41,250 £33,500
% change year-on-year
+6.06% +23.13%
Qualifications Category
UK
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
31805 29645 33019
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 27.14% 27.25% 28.00%
Number of salaries quoted 24911 23846 28317
Average salary £44,000 £42,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.52% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £65,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+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 25 July 2014 within the UK.

BC Cleared Salary Histogram in the UK

BC Cleared
Top 17 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 25 July 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
(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
England -1 41 £36,500 -11.51% 6
London -27 19 £36,500 +17.74% 3
City of London - 12 £60,500 -
South East -8 10 £46,250 +15.62% 2
Surrey -1 8 £43,750 - 1
South West -9 7 - -
Bristol - 7 - -
Leatherhead - 6 £46,250 -
Bedfordshire - 3 £32,500 -
East of England - 3 £32,500 -
Greenford - 2 £23,000 -
Guildford +7 1 £19,000 - 1
North West 0 1 - -
Manchester -4 1 - -
Scotland -9 1 - - 2
Glasgow -12 1 - -
Berkshire - 1 £62,500 -

BC Cleared
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 25 July 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 76 (100.00%) Security Cleared
2 43 (56.58%) SC Cleared
3 31 (40.79%) SQL
4 27 (35.53%) SharePoint
5 25 (32.89%) MS Excel
6 24 (31.58%) Microsoft
7 23 (30.26%) Change Management
8 20 (26.32%) SLA
9 19 (25.00%) Oracle
10 17 (22.37%) DV Cleared
11 16 (21.05%) Active Directory
11 16 (21.05%) Management Information System
12 15 (19.74%) SAN
12 15 (19.74%) VMware
12 15 (19.74%) WAN
12 15 (19.74%) LAN
12 15 (19.74%) C
12 15 (19.74%) UML
12 15 (19.74%) VMware Infrastructure
12 15 (19.74%) NAS
12 15 (19.74%) Degree
12 15 (19.74%) Computer Science
13 14 (18.42%) Software Engineering
13 14 (18.42%) Citrix
14 13 (17.11%) CRM
14 13 (17.11%) TOGAF
14 13 (17.11%) Dynamics CRM
14 13 (17.11%) XenApp
14 13 (17.11%) VMware ESXi
14 13 (17.11%) Lync

BC Cleared
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 25 July 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 27 (35.53%) SharePoint
2 13 (17.11%) Lync
3 4 (5.26%) WebSphere
4 3 (3.95%) SharePoint 2010
4 3 (3.95%) WebLogic
4 3 (3.95%) IIS
4 3 (3.95%) Apache
5 2 (2.63%) WebLogic Portal
5 2 (2.63%) WebLogic Integration
5 2 (2.63%) AquaLogic Service Bus
5 2 (2.63%) Oracle Service Bus
5 2 (2.63%) WebSphere Application Server
5 2 (2.63%) WebSphere Process Server
6 1 (1.32%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
6 1 (1.32%) IBM HTTP Server
6 1 (1.32%) Tomcat
Applications
1 25 (32.89%) MS Excel
2 3 (3.95%) InfoPath
2 3 (3.95%) Spreadsheet
3 1 (1.32%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 13 (17.11%) Dynamics CRM
2 3 (3.95%) Maximo
3 2 (2.63%) Oracle EBS
Cloud Services
1 2 (2.63%) IBM SmartCloud
Communications & Networking
1 15 (19.74%) WAN
1 15 (19.74%) SAN
1 15 (19.74%) LAN
1 15 (19.74%) NAS
2 7 (9.21%) HTTP
3 6 (7.89%) SSL
4 3 (3.95%) Firewall
5 2 (2.63%) TCP/IP
5 2 (2.63%) VPN
6 1 (1.32%) Internet
6 1 (1.32%) MPLS
6 1 (1.32%) H.323
6 1 (1.32%) Wireless
6 1 (1.32%) IPsec
6 1 (1.32%) PSTN
6 1 (1.32%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (15.79%) SQL Server
2 9 (11.84%) Oracle Database
3 6 (7.89%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 3 (3.95%) Oracle Database 11g
4 3 (3.95%) SQL Server 2008
5 1 (1.32%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 10 (13.16%) Rational DOORS
2 6 (7.89%) Visual Studio
3 4 (5.26%) Subversion
4 3 (3.95%) Bugzilla
4 3 (3.95%) Rational Rhapsody
5 2 (2.63%) GCC
6 1 (1.32%) Git (software)
6 1 (1.32%) ClearCase
6 1 (1.32%) ClearQuest
General
1 8 (10.53%) Aerospace
2 3 (3.95%) Manufacturing
3 2 (2.63%) Back Office
3 2 (2.63%) Finance
3 2 (2.63%) Billing
4 1 (1.32%) Telecoms
4 1 (1.32%) Military
4 1 (1.32%) Retail
Job Titles
1 16 (21.05%) Developer
2 14 (18.42%) Analyst
3 13 (17.11%) Support Analyst
4 12 (15.79%) Infrastructure Analyst
4 12 (15.79%) Infrastructure Support Analyst
5 11 (14.47%) Software Engineer
6 10 (13.16%) Coordinator
7 7 (9.21%) Auditor
8 6 (7.89%) Senior Developer
9 5 (6.58%) Architect
10 4 (5.26%) Administrator
10 4 (5.26%) .NET Developer
11 3 (3.95%) Test Engineer
11 3 (3.95%) Systems Developer
11 3 (3.95%) Software Test Engineer
11 3 (3.95%) Applications Developer
11 3 (3.95%) Senior Applications Developer
11 3 (3.95%) Storage Engineer
11 3 (3.95%) Senior Systems Developer
11 3 (3.95%) Database Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (14.47%) .NET
1 11 (14.47%) XML
2 7 (9.21%) CSS
2 7 (9.21%) HTML
3 6 (7.89%) Web Services
3 6 (7.89%) Silverlight
3 6 (7.89%) ASP.NET
4 5 (6.58%) SOAP
4 5 (6.58%) JMS
4 5 (6.58%) WSDL
4 5 (6.58%) REST
5 4 (5.26%) Middleware
6 2 (2.63%) Oracle Fusion
7 1 (1.32%) Django
Miscellaneous
1 16 (21.05%) Management Information System
2 15 (19.74%) Computer Science
3 8 (10.53%) Mathematics
4 7 (9.21%) GIS
4 7 (9.21%) CAN bus
5 6 (7.89%) Open Source
6 3 (3.95%) Data Integration
7 1 (1.32%) RMADS
7 1 (1.32%) Blackberry
7 1 (1.32%) Clustering
7 1 (1.32%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 8 (10.53%) Linux
2 7 (9.21%) Windows
3 6 (7.89%) UNIX
4 3 (3.95%) Solaris
5 1 (1.32%) HPUX
5 1 (1.32%) Windows 2000
5 1 (1.32%) Windows XP
5 1 (1.32%) Mac OS X
5 1 (1.32%) SUSE
5 1 (1.32%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 23 (30.26%) Change Management
2 15 (19.74%) UML
3 14 (18.42%) Software Engineering
4 13 (17.11%) TOGAF
4 13 (17.11%) CRM
5 12 (15.79%) Information Assurance
6 10 (13.16%) SOA
7 9 (11.84%) OO
7 9 (11.84%) ITIL
7 9 (11.84%) Unit Testing
8 8 (10.53%) Time Management
8 8 (10.53%) Disaster Recovery
8 8 (10.53%) Project Management
8 8 (10.53%) Business Continuity
9 7 (9.21%) Business Intelligence
10 6 (7.89%) Workflow
10 6 (7.89%) Release Management
10 6 (7.89%) Portfolio Management
11 5 (6.58%) Test Management
11 5 (6.58%) Scrum
Programming Languages
1 31 (40.79%) SQL
2 15 (19.74%) C
3 10 (13.16%) Java
4 6 (7.89%) C#
5 3 (3.95%) C++
6 2 (2.63%) WebLogic Scripting Tool
7 1 (1.32%) Python
7 1 (1.32%) Embedded C
7 1 (1.32%) PHP
Qualifications
1 76 (100.00%) Security Cleared
2 43 (56.58%) SC Cleared
3 17 (22.37%) DV Cleared
4 15 (19.74%) Degree
5 8 (10.53%) CISSP
5 8 (10.53%) CISA
5 8 (10.53%) CISM
6 7 (9.21%) CTC Cleared
7 1 (1.32%) MCDST
7 1 (1.32%) MCITP
7 1 (1.32%) Microsoft Certification
7 1 (1.32%) A+ Certification
7 1 (1.32%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 20 (26.32%) SLA
2 9 (11.84%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 8 (10.53%) COBIT
3 8 (10.53%) QA
3 8 (10.53%) BS25999
3 8 (10.53%) DO-178B
3 8 (10.53%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 16 (21.05%) Active Directory
2 15 (19.74%) VMware Infrastructure
3 13 (17.11%) XenApp
3 13 (17.11%) VMware ESXi
4 2 (2.63%) Microsoft Virtual Server
5 1 (1.32%) Hyper-V
5 1 (1.32%) vCloud
5 1 (1.32%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 3 (3.95%) HP Data Protector
2 2 (2.63%) SCOM
3 1 (1.32%) SCOrch
3 1 (1.32%) Cisco IPCC
3 1 (1.32%) EMC NetWorker
3 1 (1.32%) SCCM
Vendors
1 24 (31.58%) Microsoft
2 19 (25.00%) Oracle
3 15 (19.74%) VMware
4 14 (18.42%) Citrix
5 6 (7.89%) ESRI
6 5 (6.58%) HP
7 4 (5.26%) IBM
8 3 (3.95%) NetApp
8 3 (3.95%) ServiceNow
8 3 (3.95%) Nintex
9 2 (2.63%) Software AG
9 2 (2.63%) BEA
10 1 (1.32%) CA
10 1 (1.32%) Hitachi
10 1 (1.32%) Red Hat
10 1 (1.32%) McAfee
10 1 (1.32%) Toshiba
10 1 (1.32%) Sun
10 1 (1.32%) Business Objects
10 1 (1.32%) JBoss
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