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 5 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
5 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Basic Check (BC) Clearance
Rank 866 856 850
Rank change year-on-year
-10 -6
Permanent jobs citing BC Cleared 7 31 16
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.007% 0.029% 0.016%
As % of the Qualifications category 0.022% 0.11% 0.055%
Number of salaries quoted 6 9 15
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £65,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -38.46%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,500 £32,000 £38,558
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £50,300 £79,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £65,000
% change year-on-year
- -38.46%

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
32098 28874 28919
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 30.61% 27.33% 28.08%
Number of salaries quoted 25538 22741 23658
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 £27,500 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £62,500 £65,000
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 5 March 2015 within the UK.

BC Cleared Salary Histogram in the UK

BC Cleared
Top 8 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 5 March 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 -3 7 £40,000 +3.22% 3
Berkshire +3 5 £40,000 -15.78%
Reading -3 5 £40,000 -15.78%
South East -16 5 £40,000 -15.78% 1
London +26 1 £65,000 +68.83%
City of London -2 1 £65,000 +26.82%
South West -28 1 - - 1
Wiltshire - 1 - -

BC Cleared
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 5 March 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 30 (100.00%) Security Cleared
2 20 (66.67%) SC Cleared
3 14 (46.67%) NAS
3 14 (46.67%) SAN
4 13 (43.33%) DV Cleared
5 10 (33.33%) Fibre Channel
5 10 (33.33%) Performance Monitoring
5 10 (33.33%) CA
5 10 (33.33%) StorageTek
5 10 (33.33%) HP
5 10 (33.33%) EMC
5 10 (33.33%) Sun
5 10 (33.33%) EMC NetWorker
5 10 (33.33%) Replication
6 9 (30.00%) Microsoft
7 7 (23.33%) LAN
7 7 (23.33%) ITIL
7 7 (23.33%) Windows
8 6 (20.00%) VMware
8 6 (20.00%) VMware Infrastructure
9 5 (16.67%) SQL
9 5 (16.67%) MS Excel
9 5 (16.67%) Active Directory
10 4 (13.33%) Windows Server 2003
10 4 (13.33%) CRM
10 4 (13.33%) SharePoint
10 4 (13.33%) TCP/IP
10 4 (13.33%) MS Exchange
10 4 (13.33%) ITIL Certification
11 3 (10.00%) IP Telephony

BC Cleared
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 5 March 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 4 (13.33%) SharePoint
1 4 (13.33%) MS Exchange
2 2 (6.67%) Exchange Server 2003
2 2 (6.67%) IIS
2 2 (6.67%) Lync
2 2 (6.67%) Exchange Server 2010
2 2 (6.67%) Exchange Server 2013
3 1 (3.33%) WebLogic
3 1 (3.33%) JBoss
3 1 (3.33%) Apache
3 1 (3.33%) Tomcat
3 1 (3.33%) WebSphere
3 1 (3.33%) IBM HTTP Server
Applications
1 5 (16.67%) MS Excel
2 3 (10.00%) MS Office
3 1 (3.33%) MS Project
3 1 (3.33%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 2 (6.67%) Dynamics CRM
Communications & Networking
1 14 (46.67%) SAN
1 14 (46.67%) NAS
2 10 (33.33%) Fibre Channel
3 7 (23.33%) LAN
4 4 (13.33%) TCP/IP
5 3 (10.00%) WAN
5 3 (10.00%) IP Telephony
5 3 (10.00%) Cisco IPT
6 1 (3.33%) Firewall
6 1 (3.33%) DHCP
6 1 (3.33%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (6.67%) MySQL
1 2 (6.67%) BusinessObjects
2 1 (3.33%) SQL Server
General
1 2 (6.67%) Military
1 2 (6.67%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 10 (33.33%) EMC Engineer
1 10 (33.33%) Storage Engineer
1 10 (33.33%) SAN Engineer
1 10 (33.33%) EMC Storage Engineer
1 10 (33.33%) SAN Storage Engineer
2 8 (26.67%) Analyst
3 5 (16.67%) Support Analyst
4 3 (10.00%) Service Desk Analyst
4 3 (10.00%) IT Support Analyst
4 3 (10.00%) IT Support
5 2 (6.67%) Service Analyst
5 2 (6.67%) Infrastructure Analyst
5 2 (6.67%) Service Manager
5 2 (6.67%) Infrastructure Support Analyst
6 1 (3.33%) Infrastructure Manager
6 1 (3.33%) Technical Manager
6 1 (3.33%) Security Engineer
6 1 (3.33%) Infrastructure Consultant
6 1 (3.33%) Technical Operations Manager
6 1 (3.33%) IT Services Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (3.33%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 10 (33.33%) Replication
2 3 (10.00%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (6.67%) Social Media
4 1 (3.33%) Management Information System
4 1 (3.33%) CESG
4 1 (3.33%) CESG CLAS
4 1 (3.33%) PKI
4 1 (3.33%) CMDB
Operating Systems
1 7 (23.33%) Windows
2 4 (13.33%) Windows Server 2003
3 3 (10.00%) Windows Server 2008
3 3 (10.00%) Linux
4 1 (3.33%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (33.33%) Performance Monitoring
2 7 (23.33%) ITIL
3 4 (13.33%) CRM
4 3 (10.00%) PRINCE2
5 2 (6.67%) Project Management
5 2 (6.67%) Change Management
5 2 (6.67%) Network Monitoring
5 2 (6.67%) Mobile Device Management
5 2 (6.67%) SAP Implementation
6 1 (3.33%) ISMS
6 1 (3.33%) Data Protection
6 1 (3.33%) Information Assurance
6 1 (3.33%) Product Management
6 1 (3.33%) ITIL V3
6 1 (3.33%) Change Control
6 1 (3.33%) Vulnerability Management
6 1 (3.33%) Business Continuity Management
6 1 (3.33%) Service Continuity Management
6 1 (3.33%) Resilience Testing
6 1 (3.33%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 5 (16.67%) SQL
2 3 (10.00%) PowerShell
3 2 (6.67%) Python
3 2 (6.67%) C
3 2 (6.67%) Perl
4 1 (3.33%) PHP
Qualifications
1 30 (100.00%) Security Cleared
2 20 (66.67%) SC Cleared
3 13 (43.33%) DV Cleared
4 4 (13.33%) ITIL Certification
5 3 (10.00%) Cisco Certification
5 3 (10.00%) Microsoft Certification
5 3 (10.00%) PRINCE2 Certification
6 2 (6.67%) Degree
6 2 (6.67%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
7 1 (3.33%) CTC Cleared
7 1 (3.33%) CGEIT
7 1 (3.33%) CISSP
7 1 (3.33%) CISA
7 1 (3.33%) CISM
7 1 (3.33%) CEH
7 1 (3.33%) ISSEP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (10.00%) SLA
2 1 (3.33%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 6 (20.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 5 (16.67%) Active Directory
3 3 (10.00%) VMware ESXi
4 2 (6.67%) XenApp
5 1 (3.33%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 10 (33.33%) EMC NetWorker
2 3 (10.00%) SCCM
2 3 (10.00%) SCOM
3 1 (3.33%) SCOrch
Vendors
1 10 (33.33%) Sun
1 10 (33.33%) HP
1 10 (33.33%) EMC
1 10 (33.33%) CA
1 10 (33.33%) StorageTek
2 9 (30.00%) Microsoft
3 6 (20.00%) VMware
4 3 (10.00%) Cisco
4 3 (10.00%) Oracle
5 2 (6.67%) Business Objects
5 2 (6.67%) SAP
5 2 (6.67%) Citrix
5 2 (6.67%) Salesforce.com
6 1 (3.33%) BMC
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