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 31 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
31 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Basic Check (BC) Clearance
Rank 870 859 894
Rank change year-on-year
-11 +35
Permanent jobs citing BC Cleared 41 16 10
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.035% 0.015% 0.009%
As % of the Qualifications category 0.13% 0.054% 0.030%
Number of salaries quoted 22 7 9
Average salary £37,000 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-7.50% -
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £33,400 £26,750
10% offered a salary of more than £61,950 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,250 £33,500
% change year-on-year
+3.03% +23.13%
Qualifications Category
UK
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
31696 29633 33028
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 27.10% 27.29% 28.13%
Number of salaries quoted 24801 23831 28223
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 31 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 31 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 -13 40 £37,000 -10.30% 6
London -22 19 £36,500 +17.74% 1
City of London - 12 £60,500 -
South East -5 10 £46,250 +15.62% 3
Surrey -1 8 £43,750 -
South West -10 7 - -
Bristol - 7 - -
Leatherhead - 6 £46,250 -
Bedfordshire - 3 £32,500 -
East of England - 3 £32,500 -
Berkshire - 2 £62,500 - 2
Guildford +4 1 £19,000 -
Manchester +2 1 - -
North West -2 1 - -
Scotland -3 1 - - 2
Glasgow -16 1 - -
Greenford - 1 £23,000 -

BC Cleared
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 31 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 77 (100.00%) Security Cleared
2 43 (55.84%) SC Cleared
3 33 (42.86%) SQL
4 27 (35.06%) SharePoint
5 25 (32.47%) MS Excel
6 24 (31.17%) Microsoft
7 23 (29.87%) Change Management
8 20 (25.97%) SLA
8 20 (25.97%) Oracle
9 17 (22.08%) DV Cleared
10 16 (20.78%) VMware Infrastructure
10 16 (20.78%) Active Directory
10 16 (20.78%) VMware
11 15 (19.48%) SAN
11 15 (19.48%) Management Information System
11 15 (19.48%) WAN
11 15 (19.48%) LAN
11 15 (19.48%) C
11 15 (19.48%) UML
11 15 (19.48%) NAS
11 15 (19.48%) Degree
12 14 (18.18%) Computer Science
12 14 (18.18%) Software Engineering
12 14 (18.18%) Citrix
13 13 (16.88%) CRM
13 13 (16.88%) SQL Server
13 13 (16.88%) .NET
13 13 (16.88%) Dynamics CRM
13 13 (16.88%) XenApp
13 13 (16.88%) VMware ESXi

BC Cleared
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 31 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 (35.06%) SharePoint
2 13 (16.88%) Lync
3 5 (6.49%) WebSphere
4 4 (5.19%) WebLogic
4 4 (5.19%) IIS
4 4 (5.19%) Apache
5 3 (3.90%) SharePoint 2010
6 2 (2.60%) AquaLogic Service Bus
6 2 (2.60%) Oracle Service Bus
6 2 (2.60%) WebSphere Process Server
6 2 (2.60%) WebLogic Portal
6 2 (2.60%) WebLogic Integration
6 2 (2.60%) IBM HTTP Server
6 2 (2.60%) WebSphere Application Server
6 2 (2.60%) Tomcat
7 1 (1.30%) CMS
7 1 (1.30%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
Applications
1 25 (32.47%) MS Excel
2 3 (3.90%) InfoPath
2 3 (3.90%) Spreadsheet
3 1 (1.30%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 13 (16.88%) Dynamics CRM
2 3 (3.90%) Maximo
3 2 (2.60%) Oracle EBS
4 1 (1.30%) Google Analytics
Cloud Services
1 2 (2.60%) IBM SmartCloud
Communications & Networking
1 15 (19.48%) SAN
1 15 (19.48%) WAN
1 15 (19.48%) LAN
1 15 (19.48%) NAS
2 7 (9.09%) HTTP
3 6 (7.79%) SSL
4 4 (5.19%) Firewall
5 2 (2.60%) TCP/IP
5 2 (2.60%) VPN
6 1 (1.30%) Internet
6 1 (1.30%) PSTN
6 1 (1.30%) VoIP
6 1 (1.30%) Wireless
6 1 (1.30%) IPsec
6 1 (1.30%) MPLS
6 1 (1.30%) H.323
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (16.88%) SQL Server
2 9 (11.69%) Oracle Database
3 6 (7.79%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 3 (3.90%) Oracle Database 11g
4 3 (3.90%) SQL Server 2008
5 1 (1.30%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 10 (12.99%) Rational DOORS
2 6 (7.79%) Visual Studio
3 4 (5.19%) Subversion
4 3 (3.90%) Bugzilla
4 3 (3.90%) Rational Rhapsody
5 2 (2.60%) GCC
6 1 (1.30%) ClearCase
6 1 (1.30%) ClearQuest
6 1 (1.30%) Git (software)
General
1 8 (10.39%) Aerospace
2 3 (3.90%) Manufacturing
3 2 (2.60%) Billing
3 2 (2.60%) Back Office
3 2 (2.60%) Finance
4 1 (1.30%) Telecoms
4 1 (1.30%) Military
4 1 (1.30%) Retail
Job Titles
1 16 (20.78%) Developer
2 14 (18.18%) Analyst
3 13 (16.88%) Support Analyst
4 12 (15.58%) Infrastructure Support Analyst
4 12 (15.58%) Infrastructure Analyst
5 11 (14.29%) Software Engineer
6 9 (11.69%) Coordinator
7 6 (7.79%) Auditor
7 6 (7.79%) Senior Developer
8 5 (6.49%) Architect
9 4 (5.19%) .NET Developer
9 4 (5.19%) Administrator
10 3 (3.90%) Applications Developer
10 3 (3.90%) Test Engineer
10 3 (3.90%) Senior Systems Developer
10 3 (3.90%) Systems Developer
10 3 (3.90%) Software Test Engineer
10 3 (3.90%) Senior Applications Developer
10 3 (3.90%) Storage Engineer
10 3 (3.90%) Database Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (16.88%) .NET
2 11 (14.29%) XML
3 8 (10.39%) HTML
3 8 (10.39%) CSS
4 6 (7.79%) Silverlight
4 6 (7.79%) ASP.NET
4 6 (7.79%) Web Services
5 5 (6.49%) SOAP
5 5 (6.49%) JMS
5 5 (6.49%) WSDL
5 5 (6.49%) REST
6 4 (5.19%) Middleware
7 2 (2.60%) Oracle Fusion
8 1 (1.30%) LAMP
8 1 (1.30%) Django
Miscellaneous
1 15 (19.48%) Management Information System
2 14 (18.18%) Computer Science
3 7 (9.09%) GIS
3 7 (9.09%) Mathematics
3 7 (9.09%) CAN bus
4 6 (7.79%) Open Source
5 3 (3.90%) Data Integration
6 1 (1.30%) Clustering
6 1 (1.30%) Blackberry
6 1 (1.30%) PKI
6 1 (1.30%) RMADS
Operating Systems
1 9 (11.69%) Windows
1 9 (11.69%) Linux
2 6 (7.79%) UNIX
3 3 (3.90%) Solaris
4 1 (1.30%) Windows 2000
4 1 (1.30%) HPUX
4 1 (1.30%) Mac OS X
4 1 (1.30%) Windows XP
4 1 (1.30%) SUSE
4 1 (1.30%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 23 (29.87%) Change Management
2 15 (19.48%) UML
3 14 (18.18%) Software Engineering
4 13 (16.88%) CRM
5 12 (15.58%) TOGAF
6 11 (14.29%) Information Assurance
7 10 (12.99%) SOA
8 9 (11.69%) ITIL
8 9 (11.69%) OO
8 9 (11.69%) Project Management
8 9 (11.69%) Unit Testing
9 7 (9.09%) Business Intelligence
9 7 (9.09%) Disaster Recovery
9 7 (9.09%) Business Continuity
9 7 (9.09%) Time Management
10 6 (7.79%) Release Management
10 6 (7.79%) Portfolio Management
10 6 (7.79%) Workflow
11 5 (6.49%) Scrum
11 5 (6.49%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 33 (42.86%) SQL
2 15 (19.48%) C
3 10 (12.99%) Java
4 6 (7.79%) C#
5 3 (3.90%) C++
6 2 (2.60%) WebLogic Scripting Tool
6 2 (2.60%) PHP
7 1 (1.30%) Python
7 1 (1.30%) Embedded C
Qualifications
1 77 (100.00%) Security Cleared
2 43 (55.84%) SC Cleared
3 17 (22.08%) DV Cleared
4 15 (19.48%) Degree
5 8 (10.39%) CTC Cleared
6 7 (9.09%) CISSP
6 7 (9.09%) CISA
6 7 (9.09%) CISM
7 1 (1.30%) Microsoft Certification
7 1 (1.30%) A+ Certification
7 1 (1.30%) ITIL Certification
7 1 (1.30%) MCITP
7 1 (1.30%) MCDST
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 20 (25.97%) SLA
2 8 (10.39%) DO-178B
2 8 (10.39%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 7 (9.09%) Sarbanes-Oxley
3 7 (9.09%) QA
3 7 (9.09%) COBIT
3 7 (9.09%) BS25999
System Software
1 16 (20.78%) VMware Infrastructure
1 16 (20.78%) Active Directory
2 13 (16.88%) XenApp
2 13 (16.88%) VMware ESXi
3 2 (2.60%) Hyper-V
3 2 (2.60%) Microsoft Virtual Server
4 1 (1.30%) vSphere
4 1 (1.30%) vCloud
Systems Management
1 3 (3.90%) HP Data Protector
2 2 (2.60%) SCOM
3 1 (1.30%) Cisco IPCC
3 1 (1.30%) EMC NetWorker
3 1 (1.30%) SCCM
3 1 (1.30%) SCOrch
Vendors
1 24 (31.17%) Microsoft
2 20 (25.97%) Oracle
3 16 (20.78%) VMware
4 14 (18.18%) Citrix
5 6 (7.79%) ESRI
6 5 (6.49%) HP
7 4 (5.19%) IBM
8 3 (3.90%) NetApp
8 3 (3.90%) ServiceNow
8 3 (3.90%) Nintex
9 2 (2.60%) Software AG
9 2 (2.60%) BEA
9 2 (2.60%) JBoss
10 1 (1.30%) Business Objects
10 1 (1.30%) Red Hat
10 1 (1.30%) Sun
10 1 (1.30%) Cisco
10 1 (1.30%) Toshiba
10 1 (1.30%) CA
10 1 (1.30%) Hitachi
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