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 24 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Basic Check (BC) Clearance
Rank 859 853 859
Rank change year-on-year
-6 +6
Permanent jobs citing BC Cleared 21 26 35
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.019% 0.024% 0.031%
As % of the Qualifications category 0.068% 0.089% 0.11%
Number of salaries quoted 19 9 31
Average salary £40,000 £42,500 £65,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.88% -34.61%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,300 £32,200 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £57,000 £52,500 £100,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £42,500 £65,000
% change year-on-year
-5.88% -34.61%

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
30716 29211 32279
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 27.80% 27.10% 28.33%
Number of salaries quoted 24600 23037 27108
Average salary £45,000 £42,750 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.26% +0.58%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £62,500 £66,000
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 24 December 2014 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 average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing BC Cleared within the UK over the 3 months to 24 December 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 +2 21 £40,000 -5.88% 2
South East -4 11 £40,000 -23.80% 2
Reading - 11 £40,000 - 1
Berkshire - 11 £40,000 - 2
London -6 5 £32,500 +54.76%
City of London +13 2 £32,500 -
Cheltenham -5 2 £52,500 +37.25%
South West -10 2 £52,500 +37.25%
Gloucestershire -14 2 £52,500 +37.25%
North West -15 1 - -
Manchester -16 1 - -
West Midlands -21 1 - -
East of England - 1 £65,000 -
Birmingham - 1 - -
Cambridge - 1 £65,000 -
Cambridgeshire - 1 £65,000 -

BC Cleared
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 24 December 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 67 (100.00%) Security Cleared
2 44 (65.67%) SC Cleared
3 23 (34.33%) SQL
3 23 (34.33%) Windows
4 19 (28.36%) Microsoft
4 19 (28.36%) DV Cleared
5 18 (26.87%) VMware
5 18 (26.87%) VMware Infrastructure
6 17 (25.37%) SAN
6 17 (25.37%) NAS
7 14 (20.90%) SharePoint
7 14 (20.90%) LAN
8 13 (19.40%) .NET
8 13 (19.40%) Oracle
9 12 (17.91%) WAN
9 12 (17.91%) Degree
10 11 (16.42%) C
10 11 (16.42%) SQL Server
10 11 (16.42%) ITIL
10 11 (16.42%) MS Excel
10 11 (16.42%) Active Directory
10 11 (16.42%) HP
10 11 (16.42%) Change Management
11 10 (14.93%) Sun
12 9 (13.43%) IIS
12 9 (13.43%) Linux
12 9 (13.43%) CRM
12 9 (13.43%) SLA
12 9 (13.43%) EMC
12 9 (13.43%) CA

BC Cleared
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 24 December 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 14 (20.90%) SharePoint
2 9 (13.43%) IIS
3 7 (10.45%) JBoss
3 7 (10.45%) Apache
3 7 (10.45%) Tomcat
3 7 (10.45%) WebLogic
3 7 (10.45%) WebSphere
3 7 (10.45%) IBM HTTP Server
4 5 (7.46%) Lync
5 4 (5.97%) MS Exchange
6 2 (2.99%) CMS
6 2 (2.99%) Exchange Server 2010
6 2 (2.99%) Exchange Server 2013
6 2 (2.99%) Exchange Server 2003
6 2 (2.99%) SharePoint 2010
7 1 (1.49%) Drupal
7 1 (1.49%) WordPress
7 1 (1.49%) Sitecore CMS
7 1 (1.49%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
Applications
1 11 (16.42%) MS Excel
2 4 (5.97%) MS Office
3 2 (2.99%) InfoPath
4 1 (1.49%) MS Project
4 1 (1.49%) MS Visio
4 1 (1.49%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 5 (7.46%) Dynamics CRM
2 2 (2.99%) Maximo
3 1 (1.49%) Google Analytics
Communications & Networking
1 17 (25.37%) SAN
1 17 (25.37%) NAS
2 14 (20.90%) LAN
3 12 (17.91%) WAN
4 9 (13.43%) Fibre Channel
5 8 (11.94%) Firewall
6 7 (10.45%) TCP/IP
7 2 (2.99%) IP Telephony
7 2 (2.99%) Cisco IPT
7 2 (2.99%) HTTP
8 1 (1.49%) DHCP
8 1 (1.49%) VPN
8 1 (1.49%) DNS
8 1 (1.49%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (16.42%) SQL Server
2 3 (4.48%) Oracle Database
3 2 (2.99%) BusinessObjects
3 2 (2.99%) MySQL
3 2 (2.99%) SQL Server 2008
4 1 (1.49%) PostgreSQL
4 1 (1.49%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 6 (8.96%) Rational DOORS
2 1 (1.49%) Rational Rhapsody
2 1 (1.49%) Bugzilla
2 1 (1.49%) NUnit
2 1 (1.49%) Subversion
General
1 5 (7.46%) Aerospace
2 4 (5.97%) Military
2 4 (5.97%) Marketing
3 1 (1.49%) Manufacturing
3 1 (1.49%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 14 (20.90%) Analyst
2 9 (13.43%) EMC Engineer
2 9 (13.43%) Storage Engineer
2 9 (13.43%) SAN Engineer
2 9 (13.43%) EMC Storage Engineer
2 9 (13.43%) SAN Storage Engineer
3 7 (10.45%) Technical Manager
3 7 (10.45%) Technical Operations Manager
3 7 (10.45%) Operations Manager
4 6 (8.96%) Support Analyst
4 6 (8.96%) Software Engineer
5 5 (7.46%) Developer
6 4 (5.97%) Service Analyst
6 4 (5.97%) Infrastructure Analyst
6 4 (5.97%) Infrastructure Support Analyst
7 3 (4.48%) Service Desk Analyst
7 3 (4.48%) 2nd Line Support
7 3 (4.48%) Consultant
7 3 (4.48%) Senior Developer
8 2 (2.99%) Applications Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (19.40%) .NET
2 2 (2.99%) Middleware
2 2 (2.99%) LAMP
3 1 (1.49%) REST
3 1 (1.49%) HTML
3 1 (1.49%) CSS
3 1 (1.49%) SOAP
3 1 (1.49%) XML
3 1 (1.49%) JMS
3 1 (1.49%) WSDL
Miscellaneous
1 9 (13.43%) Replication
1 9 (13.43%) Analytical Skills
2 6 (8.96%) Management Information System
3 5 (7.46%) CAN bus
4 4 (5.97%) Social Media
4 4 (5.97%) Computer Science
5 2 (2.99%) PKI
5 2 (2.99%) Statistics
5 2 (2.99%) Mathematics
6 1 (1.49%) Blackberry
6 1 (1.49%) Clustering
6 1 (1.49%) CESG
6 1 (1.49%) CESG CLAS
6 1 (1.49%) Data Integration
Operating Systems
1 23 (34.33%) Windows
2 9 (13.43%) Linux
3 4 (5.97%) Windows Server 2003
3 4 (5.97%) Windows Server 2008
4 2 (2.99%) UNIX
5 1 (1.49%) Windows Server 2012
5 1 (1.49%) SUSE
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (16.42%) ITIL
1 11 (16.42%) Change Management
2 9 (13.43%) CRM
2 9 (13.43%) Performance Monitoring
3 7 (10.45%) UML
3 7 (10.45%) Software Engineering
4 5 (7.46%) PRINCE2
4 5 (7.46%) Project Management
5 3 (4.48%) Service Delivery
5 3 (4.48%) Project Planning
5 3 (4.48%) Workflow
5 3 (4.48%) Analytics
6 2 (2.99%) Mobile Device Management
6 2 (2.99%) Cyber Security
6 2 (2.99%) Service Continuity Management
6 2 (2.99%) Network Monitoring
6 2 (2.99%) Load Balancing
6 2 (2.99%) Performance Management
6 2 (2.99%) Information Assurance
6 2 (2.99%) SAP Implementation
Programming Languages
1 23 (34.33%) SQL
2 11 (16.42%) C
3 7 (10.45%) PHP
4 4 (5.97%) Java
5 3 (4.48%) PowerShell
6 2 (2.99%) Python
6 2 (2.99%) Perl
7 1 (1.49%) C#
7 1 (1.49%) C++
Qualifications
1 67 (100.00%) Security Cleared
2 44 (65.67%) SC Cleared
3 19 (28.36%) DV Cleared
4 12 (17.91%) Degree
5 7 (10.45%) CTC Cleared
6 3 (4.48%) Microsoft Certification
6 3 (4.48%) ITIL Certification
7 2 (2.99%) SSCP
7 2 (2.99%) PRINCE2 Certification
7 2 (2.99%) Cisco Certification
7 2 (2.99%) GCIA
7 2 (2.99%) GCIH
7 2 (2.99%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
8 1 (1.49%) CGEIT
8 1 (1.49%) CEH
8 1 (1.49%) ISSEP
8 1 (1.49%) MCDST
8 1 (1.49%) MCITP
8 1 (1.49%) CISSP
8 1 (1.49%) A+ Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (13.43%) SLA
2 5 (7.46%) DO-178B
3 3 (4.48%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 2 (2.99%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 18 (26.87%) VMware Infrastructure
2 11 (16.42%) Active Directory
3 7 (10.45%) Hyper-V
4 6 (8.96%) VMware ESXi
5 5 (7.46%) XenApp
6 3 (4.48%) vSphere
7 2 (2.99%) Snort
8 1 (1.49%) vCloud
Systems Management
1 9 (13.43%) EMC NetWorker
2 5 (7.46%) SCOM
3 4 (5.97%) SCCM
4 2 (2.99%) SCOrch
Vendors
1 19 (28.36%) Microsoft
2 18 (26.87%) VMware
3 13 (19.40%) Oracle
4 11 (16.42%) HP
5 10 (14.93%) Sun
6 9 (13.43%) EMC
6 9 (13.43%) CA
6 9 (13.43%) StorageTek
7 6 (8.96%) Citrix
8 4 (5.97%) Salesforce.com
8 4 (5.97%) Cisco
9 3 (4.48%) Business Objects
10 2 (2.99%) SAP
10 2 (2.99%) IBM
10 2 (2.99%) Dell
10 2 (2.99%) Symantec
10 2 (2.99%) McAfee
10 2 (2.99%) Websense
10 2 (2.99%) Juniper
10 2 (2.99%) CheckPoint
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Vodafone Group
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Experis Ltd
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Posted: 3 days ago