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

Location
3 months to
1 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Basic Check (BC) Clearance
Rank 845 862 882
Rank change year-on-year
+17 +20
Permanent jobs citing BC Cleared 46 27 13
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.041% 0.025% 0.011%
As % of the Qualifications category 0.15% 0.094% 0.039%
Number of salaries quoted 28 15 7
Average salary £45,000 £52,500 £55,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-14.28% -4.54%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £40,000 £25,800
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £70,000 £56,600
UK excluding London average salary £51,250 £52,500 £24,750
% change year-on-year
-2.38% +112.12%

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
30434 28618 33710
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 27.04% 26.66% 28.96%
Number of salaries quoted 23814 23350 28241
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 £26,500 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £66,000 £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 1 October 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 1 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 -1 45 £45,000 -14.28% 4
London +14 22 £36,500 - 4
South East +11 15 £55,000 +4.76%
City of London +13 9 £27,500 - 1
Berkshire - 9 £62,500 -
South West -9 6 £21,000 -
Surrey - 6 £45,000 -
Bristol - 6 £21,000 -
Leatherhead - 4 £46,250 -
Reading - 2 £55,000 -
Scotland -7 1 - - 2
Glasgow -8 1 - -
East of England -10 1 £32,500 -
North West -13 1 £41,500 -2.35%
Manchester -17 1 £41,500 -2.35%
Guildford - 1 £19,000 -
Bedfordshire - 1 £32,500 -

BC Cleared
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 1 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 75 (100.00%) Security Cleared
2 42 (56.00%) SC Cleared
3 29 (38.67%) SQL
4 21 (28.00%) Windows
5 20 (26.67%) SharePoint
6 19 (25.33%) Microsoft
7 18 (24.00%) C
7 18 (24.00%) Oracle
8 17 (22.67%) .NET
9 16 (21.33%) VMware
9 16 (21.33%) Degree
9 16 (21.33%) VMware Infrastructure
10 15 (20.00%) Change Management
10 15 (20.00%) SQL Server
10 15 (20.00%) UML
10 15 (20.00%) MS Excel
11 14 (18.67%) ITIL
12 13 (17.33%) SLA
12 13 (17.33%) DV Cleared
12 13 (17.33%) Software Engineering
13 12 (16.00%) WAN
14 11 (14.67%) LAN
14 11 (14.67%) Management Information System
14 11 (14.67%) Analytical Skills
15 10 (13.33%) Linux
15 10 (13.33%) Java
15 10 (13.33%) IIS
15 10 (13.33%) Rational DOORS
16 9 (12.00%) WebSphere
16 9 (12.00%) CTC Cleared

BC Cleared
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 1 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 (26.67%) SharePoint
2 10 (13.33%) IIS
3 9 (12.00%) WebSphere
4 7 (9.33%) IBM HTTP Server
4 7 (9.33%) WebLogic
4 7 (9.33%) Apache
4 7 (9.33%) Tomcat
5 5 (6.67%) Lync
6 4 (5.33%) SharePoint 2010
7 2 (2.67%) WebSphere Application Server
7 2 (2.67%) CMS
7 2 (2.67%) WebSphere Process Server
8 1 (1.33%) Sitecore CMS
8 1 (1.33%) Drupal
8 1 (1.33%) WordPress
8 1 (1.33%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
Applications
1 15 (20.00%) MS Excel
2 4 (5.33%) InfoPath
3 3 (4.00%) Spreadsheet
4 2 (2.67%) MS Office
5 1 (1.33%) MS PowerPoint
5 1 (1.33%) MS Visio
5 1 (1.33%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 5 (6.67%) Dynamics CRM
2 4 (5.33%) Maximo
3 1 (1.33%) Google Analytics
3 1 (1.33%) Oracle EBS
Cloud Services
1 2 (2.67%) IBM SmartCloud
Communications & Networking
1 12 (16.00%) WAN
2 11 (14.67%) LAN
3 9 (12.00%) Firewall
4 7 (9.33%) HTTP
5 6 (8.00%) SAN
5 6 (8.00%) NAS
6 5 (6.67%) SSL
6 5 (6.67%) TCP/IP
7 1 (1.33%) Internet
7 1 (1.33%) DHCP
7 1 (1.33%) DNS
7 1 (1.33%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (20.00%) SQL Server
2 7 (9.33%) Oracle Database
3 4 (5.33%) SQL Server 2008
4 2 (2.67%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 1 (1.33%) Relational Database
5 1 (1.33%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 10 (13.33%) Rational DOORS
2 4 (5.33%) Subversion
3 3 (4.00%) Rational Rhapsody
3 3 (4.00%) Bugzilla
4 2 (2.67%) Visual Studio
4 2 (2.67%) GCC
5 1 (1.33%) Git (software)
5 1 (1.33%) NUnit
5 1 (1.33%) ClearQuest
5 1 (1.33%) ClearCase
General
1 7 (9.33%) Aerospace
2 4 (5.33%) Marketing
2 4 (5.33%) Military
3 3 (4.00%) Manufacturing
4 2 (2.67%) Finance
4 2 (2.67%) Back Office
4 2 (2.67%) Billing
5 1 (1.33%) Retail
Job Titles
1 14 (18.67%) Developer
2 10 (13.33%) Analyst
2 10 (13.33%) Software Engineer
3 7 (9.33%) Technical Operations Manager
3 7 (9.33%) Technical Manager
3 7 (9.33%) Operations Manager
3 7 (9.33%) Senior Developer
4 4 (5.33%) Support Analyst
4 4 (5.33%) Applications Developer
4 4 (5.33%) Infrastructure Analyst
4 4 (5.33%) Administrator
4 4 (5.33%) Infrastructure Support Analyst
4 4 (5.33%) Senior Applications Developer
5 3 (4.00%) Test Engineer
5 3 (4.00%) Systems Developer
5 3 (4.00%) Software Test Engineer
5 3 (4.00%) Senior Systems Developer
5 3 (4.00%) Database Architect
5 3 (4.00%) 2nd Line Support
5 3 (4.00%) Senior Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 17 (22.67%) .NET
2 7 (9.33%) XML
3 5 (6.67%) REST
3 5 (6.67%) JMS
3 5 (6.67%) WSDL
3 5 (6.67%) SOAP
4 4 (5.33%) CSS
4 4 (5.33%) HTML
4 4 (5.33%) Middleware
5 2 (2.67%) ASP.NET
5 2 (2.67%) Web Services
5 2 (2.67%) LAMP
5 2 (2.67%) Silverlight
6 1 (1.33%) Django
Miscellaneous
1 11 (14.67%) Management Information System
1 11 (14.67%) Analytical Skills
2 8 (10.67%) Computer Science
3 7 (9.33%) CAN bus
4 4 (5.33%) Social Media
5 3 (4.00%) Data Integration
6 2 (2.67%) GIS
6 2 (2.67%) Statistics
6 2 (2.67%) PKI
6 2 (2.67%) Mathematics
6 2 (2.67%) Open Source
7 1 (1.33%) Algorithms
7 1 (1.33%) RMADS
7 1 (1.33%) Clustering
7 1 (1.33%) CESG
7 1 (1.33%) CESG CLAS
7 1 (1.33%) Blackberry
Operating Systems
1 21 (28.00%) Windows
2 10 (13.33%) Linux
3 5 (6.67%) UNIX
4 2 (2.67%) Windows Server 2008
5 1 (1.33%) Windows Server 2012
5 1 (1.33%) SUSE
5 1 (1.33%) Mac OS X
5 1 (1.33%) HPUX
5 1 (1.33%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (20.00%) Change Management
1 15 (20.00%) UML
2 14 (18.67%) ITIL
3 13 (17.33%) Software Engineering
4 9 (12.00%) Agile Software Development
4 9 (12.00%) CRM
4 9 (12.00%) Project Management
5 7 (9.33%) Service Delivery
5 7 (9.33%) Workflow
6 6 (8.00%) SOA
6 6 (8.00%) Portfolio Management
7 5 (6.67%) Information Assurance
7 5 (6.67%) Release Management
7 5 (6.67%) Project Planning
7 5 (6.67%) Unit Testing
7 5 (6.67%) Test Management
7 5 (6.67%) Scrum
7 5 (6.67%) TOGAF
7 5 (6.67%) SysML
7 5 (6.67%) Requirements Management
Programming Languages
1 29 (38.67%) SQL
2 18 (24.00%) C
3 10 (13.33%) Java
4 7 (9.33%) PHP
5 3 (4.00%) C#
5 3 (4.00%) C++
6 1 (1.33%) PowerShell
6 1 (1.33%) Python
Qualifications
1 75 (100.00%) Security Cleared
2 42 (56.00%) SC Cleared
3 16 (21.33%) Degree
4 13 (17.33%) DV Cleared
5 9 (12.00%) CTC Cleared
6 2 (2.67%) SSCP
6 2 (2.67%) GCIA
6 2 (2.67%) GCIH
6 2 (2.67%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
7 1 (1.33%) CGEIT
7 1 (1.33%) ISSEP
7 1 (1.33%) CEH
7 1 (1.33%) MCDST
7 1 (1.33%) MCITP
7 1 (1.33%) CISA
7 1 (1.33%) CISM
7 1 (1.33%) CISSP
7 1 (1.33%) Microsoft Certification
7 1 (1.33%) A+ Certification
7 1 (1.33%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 13 (17.33%) SLA
2 7 (9.33%) DO-178B
3 4 (5.33%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 2 (2.67%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 16 (21.33%) VMware Infrastructure
2 9 (12.00%) Active Directory
3 7 (9.33%) Hyper-V
4 6 (8.00%) VMware ESXi
5 5 (6.67%) XenApp
6 3 (4.00%) vSphere
7 2 (2.67%) Snort
7 2 (2.67%) Microsoft Virtual Server
8 1 (1.33%) vCloud
Systems Management
1 3 (4.00%) SCOM
2 2 (2.67%) SCCM
2 2 (2.67%) HP Data Protector
2 2 (2.67%) SCOrch
Vendors
1 19 (25.33%) Microsoft
2 18 (24.00%) Oracle
3 16 (21.33%) VMware
4 7 (9.33%) JBoss
5 6 (8.00%) Citrix
5 6 (8.00%) IBM
6 4 (5.33%) HP
6 4 (5.33%) Salesforce.com
6 4 (5.33%) Nintex
7 3 (4.00%) ServiceNow
8 2 (2.67%) Cisco
8 2 (2.67%) Dell
8 2 (2.67%) Software AG
8 2 (2.67%) Juniper
8 2 (2.67%) CheckPoint
8 2 (2.67%) NetApp
8 2 (2.67%) Websense
8 2 (2.67%) Symantec
8 2 (2.67%) McAfee
8 2 (2.67%) ESRI
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