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 22 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Basic Check (BC) Clearance
Rank 870 878 875
Rank change year-on-year
+8 -3
Permanent jobs citing BC Cleared 13 29 12
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.012% 0.025% 0.011%
As % of the Qualifications category 0.044% 0.090% 0.040%
Number of salaries quoted 7 19 7
Average salary £35,000 £37,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.66% -6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £34,500 £28,600 £34,900
10% offered a salary of more than £52,000 £60,000 £68,500
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £47,500 £40,250
% change year-on-year
-26.31% +18.01%

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
29235 32104 30081
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 27.36% 27.34% 27.65%
Number of salaries quoted 22964 25766 24182
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £68,000 £65,000 £65,500
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 22 May 2015 within the UK.

BC Cleared Salary Histogram in the UK

BC Cleared
Top 15 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 22 May 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 +25 12 £35,000 -6.66% 2
South East +4 5 £35,000 -26.31% 1
London +38 4 £34,500 +6.15%
Berkshire - 3 £35,000 -
South West -10 2 - -
Hampshire - 2 - -
Bracknell - 2 £35,000 -
Wiltshire -4 1 - -
East Midlands - 1 £45,000 -
Derbyshire - 1 £45,000 -
Bristol - 1 - -
Derby - 1 £45,000 -
Reading - 1 - -
Farnborough - 1 - -
Aldershot - 1 - -

BC Cleared
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 22 May 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 24 (100.00%) Security Cleared
2 9 (37.50%) Windows
3 8 (33.33%) LAN
3 8 (33.33%) ITIL
3 8 (33.33%) SC Cleared
4 7 (29.17%) Cisco
5 5 (20.83%) ITIL Certification
5 5 (20.83%) HP
6 4 (16.67%) EMC
6 4 (16.67%) Microsoft
6 4 (16.67%) Sun
6 4 (16.67%) TCP/IP
6 4 (16.67%) WAN
6 4 (16.67%) SAN
6 4 (16.67%) CA
6 4 (16.67%) StorageTek
6 4 (16.67%) CheckPoint
6 4 (16.67%) Service Management
6 4 (16.67%) Firewall
6 4 (16.67%) DV Cleared
6 4 (16.67%) NAS
6 4 (16.67%) EMC NetWorker
6 4 (16.67%) Fibre Channel
6 4 (16.67%) Performance Monitoring
6 4 (16.67%) Replication
7 3 (12.50%) Cisco IPT
7 3 (12.50%) VMware
7 3 (12.50%) IP Telephony
7 3 (12.50%) Analytical Skills
7 3 (12.50%) Windows Server 2012

BC Cleared
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 22 May 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 2 (8.33%) MS Exchange
1 2 (8.33%) Exchange Server 2003
Applications
1 2 (8.33%) MS Excel
2 1 (4.17%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (4.17%) Oracle EBS R12
1 1 (4.17%) Oracle EBS
1 1 (4.17%) Oracle 11i
Communications & Networking
1 8 (33.33%) LAN
2 4 (16.67%) TCP/IP
2 4 (16.67%) WAN
2 4 (16.67%) SAN
2 4 (16.67%) Firewall
2 4 (16.67%) NAS
2 4 (16.67%) Fibre Channel
3 3 (12.50%) Cisco IPT
3 3 (12.50%) IP Telephony
3 3 (12.50%) VPN
4 2 (8.33%) Network Security
5 1 (4.17%) Wireshark
5 1 (4.17%) DWDM
5 1 (4.17%) DNS
5 1 (4.17%) HTTPS
5 1 (4.17%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (4.17%) Hadoop
1 1 (4.17%) BusinessObjects
General
1 3 (12.50%) Marketing
2 2 (8.33%) Finance
3 1 (4.17%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 6 (25.00%) Analyst
2 4 (16.67%) EMC Storage Engineer
2 4 (16.67%) SAN Storage Engineer
2 4 (16.67%) Service Manager
2 4 (16.67%) EMC Engineer
2 4 (16.67%) Storage Engineer
2 4 (16.67%) SAN Engineer
3 3 (12.50%) Network Support
3 3 (12.50%) IT Support Analyst
3 3 (12.50%) Network Administrator
3 3 (12.50%) IT Support
3 3 (12.50%) Administrator
3 3 (12.50%) Support Analyst
3 3 (12.50%) 3rd Line Support
4 2 (8.33%) Service Analyst
4 2 (8.33%) Services Delivery Manager
4 2 (8.33%) Service Desk Analyst
4 2 (8.33%) Delivery Manager
5 1 (4.17%) IT Services Manager
5 1 (4.17%) C++ Team Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (8.33%) STL
Miscellaneous
1 4 (16.67%) Replication
2 3 (12.50%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (12.50%) BBC
3 2 (8.33%) Device Driver
3 2 (8.33%) Management Information System
4 1 (4.17%) CMDB
4 1 (4.17%) Open Source
Operating Systems
1 9 (37.50%) Windows
2 3 (12.50%) Windows Server 2012
2 3 (12.50%) Windows Server 2008
3 2 (8.33%) UNIX
3 2 (8.33%) Linux
3 2 (8.33%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (33.33%) ITIL
2 4 (16.67%) Service Management
2 4 (16.67%) Performance Monitoring
3 3 (12.50%) Cyber Security
3 3 (12.50%) Configuration Management
3 3 (12.50%) OO
3 3 (12.50%) PRINCE2
4 2 (8.33%) OOD
4 2 (8.33%) Quality Management
4 2 (8.33%) Service Delivery
4 2 (8.33%) Change Management
4 2 (8.33%) Information Assurance
4 2 (8.33%) Unit Testing
4 2 (8.33%) Multithreading
4 2 (8.33%) Memory Management
4 2 (8.33%) Continuous Improvement
4 2 (8.33%) Business Continuity Management
4 2 (8.33%) Service Continuity Management
4 2 (8.33%) Business Continuity
4 2 (8.33%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 3 (12.50%) C++
2 2 (8.33%) C
2 2 (8.33%) Assembly Language
3 1 (4.17%) SQL
Qualifications
1 24 (100.00%) Security Cleared
2 8 (33.33%) SC Cleared
3 5 (20.83%) ITIL Certification
4 4 (16.67%) DV Cleared
5 3 (12.50%) Cisco Certification
5 3 (12.50%) Microsoft Certification
5 3 (12.50%) PRINCE2 Certification
6 2 (8.33%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
7 1 (4.17%) GCIA
7 1 (4.17%) GCIH
7 1 (4.17%) Degree
7 1 (4.17%) CEH
7 1 (4.17%) GIAC
7 1 (4.17%) SSCP
7 1 (4.17%) CISSP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (8.33%) ISO 9001
1 2 (8.33%) SLA
2 1 (4.17%) QA
2 1 (4.17%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 2 (8.33%) Active Directory
2 1 (4.17%) Snort
2 1 (4.17%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 4 (16.67%) EMC NetWorker
2 1 (4.17%) SCCM
Vendors
1 7 (29.17%) Cisco
2 5 (20.83%) HP
3 4 (16.67%) EMC
3 4 (16.67%) Microsoft
3 4 (16.67%) Sun
3 4 (16.67%) CA
3 4 (16.67%) StorageTek
3 4 (16.67%) CheckPoint
4 3 (12.50%) VMware
5 1 (4.17%) Blue Coat
5 1 (4.17%) Sourcefire
5 1 (4.17%) Fortinet
5 1 (4.17%) Juniper
5 1 (4.17%) Symantec
5 1 (4.17%) McAfee
5 1 (4.17%) Websense
5 1 (4.17%) Oracle
5 1 (4.17%) Business Objects
5 1 (4.17%) SAP
5 1 (4.17%) IBM
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