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 25 February 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
25 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Basic Check (BC) Clearance
UK
Rank 796 920 955
Rank change year-on-year
+124 +35
Permanent jobs citing BC Cleared 45 19 11
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.054% 0.019% 0.010%
As % of the Qualifications category 0.22% 0.067% 0.037%
Number of salaries quoted 29 14 10
Median salary £35,000 £38,750 £35,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-9.67% +9.15%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £19,500 £26,100
10% offered a salary of more than £48,000 £40,000 £42,500
UK excluding London median salary £35,000 £38,750 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-9.67% -3.12%

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
20508 28468 29361
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 24.73% 27.89% 27.53%
Number of salaries quoted 16188 22776 23324
Median salary £45,000 £47,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-5.26% +5.55%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £28,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £67,500 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,500

BC Cleared
Jobs Demand Trend

The demand trend of job ads citing BC Cleared as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in 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 February 2017 within the UK.

BC Cleared Salary Histogram in the UK

BC Cleared
Top 16 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing BC Cleared within the UK over the 3 months to 25 February 2017. 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 Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
England +124 43 £35,000 -9.67% 1
North West +5 18 £35,000 +32.07%
East of England - 18 £25,000 -
Hertfordshire - 18 £25,000 -
Warrington - 10 £65,000 -
Cheshunt - 10 £25,000 -
Cheshire - 10 £65,000 -
Manchester -20 8 £35,000 +32.07%
Hemel Hempstead - 8 £42,500 -
Bolton - 7 £35,000 -
Leicestershire - 6 £48,000 -
Hinckley - 6 £48,000 -
East Midlands - 6 £48,000 -
Telford - 1 £44,738 -
Shropshire - 1 £44,738 -
West Midlands - 1 £44,738 -

BC Cleared
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 25 February 2017, IT jobs citing BC Cleared also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads with a requirement for BC Cleared.

1 118 (100.00%) Security Cleared
2 44 (37.29%) SLA
3 41 (34.75%) Windows
4 40 (33.90%) ITIL
5 38 (32.20%) Service Management
6 34 (28.81%) Presales
7 30 (25.42%) Active Directory
8 29 (24.58%) Project Management
9 25 (21.19%) Line Management
10 22 (18.64%) Cisco Certification
10 22 (18.64%) Firewall
10 22 (18.64%) Telecoms
10 22 (18.64%) Software Engineering
11 21 (17.80%) Linux
11 21 (17.80%) Change Control
11 21 (17.80%) Microsoft Azure
11 21 (17.80%) Amazon AWS
12 20 (16.95%) Analytics
12 20 (16.95%) Finance
12 20 (16.95%) Stakeholder Management
13 18 (15.25%) MCP
14 17 (14.41%) Python
14 17 (14.41%) MS Excel
14 17 (14.41%) C#
14 17 (14.41%) Java
14 17 (14.41%) PHP
14 17 (14.41%) .NET
14 17 (14.41%) GCP
14 17 (14.41%) Predictive Analytics
14 17 (14.41%) Apache Flex

BC Cleared
Top Related IT Skills by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 10 (8.47%) MS Exchange
2 3 (2.54%) Confluence
2 3 (2.54%) Documentum
3 1 (0.85%) CMS
Applications
1 17 (14.41%) MS Excel
2 8 (6.78%) MS Office
3 2 (1.69%) MS PowerPoint
4 1 (0.85%) Photoshop
4 1 (0.85%) Simulink
Business Applications
1 7 (5.93%) Oracle ERP
2 1 (0.85%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 21 (17.80%) Amazon AWS
1 21 (17.80%) Microsoft Azure
2 17 (14.41%) Cloud Computing
2 17 (14.41%) Google Cloud Platform
2 17 (14.41%) PaaS
3 7 (5.93%) Taleo
4 3 (2.54%) Google Analytics
5 2 (1.69%) Google Tag Manager
Communications & Networking
1 22 (18.64%) Firewall
2 12 (10.17%) LAN
2 12 (10.17%) WAN
2 12 (10.17%) Wi-Fi
3 10 (8.47%) Unified Communications
4 8 (6.78%) DHCP
4 8 (6.78%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 17 (14.41%) Big Data
1 17 (14.41%) Blockchain
Development Applications
1 8 (6.78%) InstallShield
1 8 (6.78%) MSI
2 5 (4.24%) Selenium
3 3 (2.54%) Cucumber
3 3 (2.54%) Jenkins
3 3 (2.54%) JIRA
3 3 (2.54%) Maven
4 2 (1.69%) HP UFT
5 1 (0.85%) Rational DOORS
General
1 22 (18.64%) Telecoms
2 20 (16.95%) Finance
3 11 (9.32%) Publishing
4 10 (8.47%) Manufacturing
4 10 (8.47%) Retail
5 2 (1.69%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 21 (17.80%) Consultant
2 18 (15.25%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 14 (11.86%) Cloud Consultant
3 14 (11.86%) Oracle Consultant
4 12 (10.17%) Delivery Manager
4 12 (10.17%) Lead Network Engineer
4 12 (10.17%) Network Engineer
4 12 (10.17%) Senior Network Engineer
5 10 (8.47%) Network Manager
5 10 (8.47%) Network Operations Manager
5 10 (8.47%) Operations Manager
6 9 (7.63%) Senior Software Engineer
6 9 (7.63%) Software Engineer
7 8 (6.78%) Analyst
7 8 (6.78%) Architect
7 8 (6.78%) Buyer
7 8 (6.78%) IT Buyer
7 8 (6.78%) Senior Buyer
7 8 (6.78%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
7 8 (6.78%) Solutions Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 17 (14.41%) .NET
1 17 (14.41%) Apache Flex
1 17 (14.41%) REST
2 12 (10.17%) CSS
2 12 (10.17%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 10 (8.47%) Computer Science
1 10 (8.47%) Fat Client
1 10 (8.47%) Thin Client
2 8 (6.78%) Analytical Skills
3 5 (4.24%) Management Information System
4 4 (3.39%) Hybrid Cloud
5 2 (1.69%) New Media
5 2 (1.69%) Social Media
6 1 (0.85%) BBC
6 1 (0.85%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 41 (34.75%) Windows
2 21 (17.80%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 40 (33.90%) ITIL
2 38 (32.20%) Service Management
3 34 (28.81%) Presales
4 29 (24.58%) Project Management
5 25 (21.19%) Line Management
6 22 (18.64%) Software Engineering
7 21 (17.80%) Change Control
8 20 (16.95%) Analytics
8 20 (16.95%) Stakeholder Management
9 17 (14.41%) Machine Learning
9 17 (14.41%) Open Source
9 17 (14.41%) Predictive Analytics
10 14 (11.86%) Agile Software Development
10 14 (11.86%) Data Migration
10 14 (11.86%) Migration
11 12 (10.17%) Asset Management
11 12 (10.17%) Incident Management
11 12 (10.17%) People Management
11 12 (10.17%) Problem Management
11 12 (10.17%) Programme Management
Programming Languages
1 17 (14.41%) C#
1 17 (14.41%) Java
1 17 (14.41%) PHP
1 17 (14.41%) Python
2 11 (9.32%) JavaScript
3 8 (6.78%) PowerShell
4 2 (1.69%) Ruby
4 2 (1.69%) VBScript
5 1 (0.85%) MATLAB
Qualifications
1 118 (100.00%) Security Cleared
2 22 (18.64%) Cisco Certification
3 18 (15.25%) MCP
4 12 (10.17%) CCNA
4 12 (10.17%) ITIL Certification
5 10 (8.47%) CCNP
5 10 (8.47%) Degree
6 8 (6.78%) MCSE
6 8 (6.78%) Microsoft Certification
7 7 (5.93%) ACCA
7 7 (5.93%) CIMA
8 3 (2.54%) DBS Check
9 2 (1.69%) ISTQB
9 2 (1.69%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
9 2 (1.69%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 44 (37.29%) SLA
2 17 (14.41%) GCP
3 3 (2.54%) QA
4 1 (0.85%) DO-178B
System Software
1 30 (25.42%) Active Directory
2 8 (6.78%) Microsoft App-V
3 3 (2.54%) Docker
Systems Management
1 8 (6.78%) SCCM
1 8 (6.78%) SCOrch
2 3 (2.54%) Puppet
3 2 (1.69%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 14 (11.86%) Oracle
2 12 (10.17%) Citrix
3 10 (8.47%) Cisco
3 10 (8.47%) Microsoft
3 10 (8.47%) SAP
4 3 (2.54%) Atlassian
4 3 (2.54%) EMC
4 3 (2.54%) Google
4 3 (2.54%) OpenText
4 3 (2.54%) Pega
5 2 (1.69%) HP
6 1 (0.85%) PTC