The table below looks at the statistics for CTC Cleared in IT jobs advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited CTC Cleared over the 3 months to 19 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
19 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Counter-Terrorist Check (CTC) Clearance
Rank 854 839 886
Rank change year-on-year
-15 +47
Permanent jobs citing CTC Cleared 48 37 15
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.042% 0.035% 0.013%
As % of the Qualifications category 0.16% 0.13% 0.045%
Number of salaries quoted 34 35 11
Average salary £45,000 £42,500 £32,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% +32.81%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,000 £32,000 £22,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £57,500 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £39,000 £32,000
% change year-on-year
+15.38% +21.87%

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
30957 28649 33381
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 27.04% 26.85% 28.81%
Number of salaries quoted 24129 23451 28087
Average salary £45,000 £43,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.65% +1.17%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £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% -

CTC Cleared
Jobs Demand Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing CTC Cleared within the UK as a proportion of the total demand within the Qualifications category.

CTC Cleared Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

CTC Cleared
Salary Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing CTC Cleared within the UK.

CTC Cleared Salary Trend in the UK

CTC Cleared
Salary Histogram

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing CTC Cleared over the 3 months to 19 September 2014 within the UK.

CTC Cleared Salary Histogram in the UK

CTC Cleared
Top 10 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing CTC Cleared within the UK over the 3 months to 19 September 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 -7 48 £45,000 +2.85% 11
South East -19 23 £53,500 +33.75%
London -15 21 £32,500 -43.47% 5
Surrey +4 16 £45,000 +40.62%
Woking +7 15 £45,000 +40.62%
Berkshire - 7 £62,500 -
Manchester - 4 £22,000 - 1
Bolton - 4 £22,000 - 1
North West - 4 £22,000 - 1
City of London +3 3 £44,250 -23.04% 2

CTC Cleared
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, IT jobs within the UK citing CTC 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 CTC Cleared.

1 169 (100.00%) Security Cleared
2 144 (85.21%) SC Cleared
3 69 (40.83%) SQL
4 68 (40.24%) Microsoft
5 63 (37.28%) Oracle
5 63 (37.28%) Degree
6 58 (34.32%) SQL Server
7 57 (33.73%) .NET
8 53 (31.36%) Web Services
9 51 (30.18%) Java
10 48 (28.40%) C#
10 48 (28.40%) ASP.NET
10 48 (28.40%) MS Excel
10 48 (28.40%) Agile Software Development
11 47 (27.81%) XML
12 45 (26.63%) HTML
13 44 (26.04%) SharePoint
14 41 (24.26%) VB.NET
15 38 (22.49%) SOAP
15 38 (22.49%) .NET Framework
16 37 (21.89%) Spring
16 37 (21.89%) Hibernate
17 30 (17.75%) Finance
17 30 (17.75%) DV Cleared
18 29 (17.16%) Software Testing
19 27 (15.98%) Business Analysis
19 27 (15.98%) WCF
19 27 (15.98%) Open Source
19 27 (15.98%) Firewall
20 26 (15.38%) System Testing

CTC Cleared
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, IT jobs within the UK citing CTC 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 CTC Cleared. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 44 (26.04%) SharePoint
2 25 (14.79%) MediaWiki
3 15 (8.88%) Apache
3 15 (8.88%) Tomcat
4 8 (4.73%) IIS
5 7 (4.14%) WebLogic
5 7 (4.14%) IBM HTTP Server
5 7 (4.14%) WebSphere
6 3 (1.78%) SharePoint 2013
7 2 (1.18%) SharePoint 2010
7 2 (1.18%) MS Exchange
7 2 (1.18%) NetWeaver
7 2 (1.18%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
8 1 (0.59%) SAP Portal
Applications
1 48 (28.40%) MS Excel
2 4 (2.37%) MS Office
2 4 (2.37%) InfoPath
3 1 (0.59%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 3 (1.78%) SAP HR
2 2 (1.18%) Maximo
3 1 (0.59%) SAP SRM
3 1 (0.59%) SAP HCM
3 1 (0.59%) SAP BPC
3 1 (0.59%) Oracle BPM
Cloud Services
1 2 (1.18%) Taleo
2 1 (0.59%) IaaS
2 1 (0.59%) SuccessFactors
Communications & Networking
1 27 (15.98%) Firewall
2 24 (14.20%) Network Security
3 4 (2.37%) LAN
3 4 (2.37%) WAN
4 1 (0.59%) DHCP
4 1 (0.59%) TCP/IP
4 1 (0.59%) DNS
4 1 (0.59%) SAN
4 1 (0.59%) Internet
4 1 (0.59%) NAS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 58 (34.32%) SQL Server
2 15 (8.88%) Relational Database
3 7 (4.14%) RDBMS
4 2 (1.18%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 2 (1.18%) Oracle Database
5 1 (0.59%) SAP BW
5 1 (0.59%) SAP BI
5 1 (0.59%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 8 (4.73%) Subversion
2 5 (2.96%) QuickTest Pro
3 3 (1.78%) Visual Studio
4 1 (0.59%) Eclipse
4 1 (0.59%) Maven
4 1 (0.59%) JIRA
4 1 (0.59%) Team Foundation Server
4 1 (0.59%) Jenkins
General
1 30 (17.75%) Finance
2 19 (11.24%) Retail
3 4 (2.37%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 40 (23.67%) Developer
2 31 (18.34%) Consultant
3 24 (14.20%) Analyst
4 19 (11.24%) .NET Developer
4 19 (11.24%) Test Consultant
5 17 (10.06%) NOC Engineer
6 16 (9.47%) C# ASP.NET Developer
6 16 (9.47%) C# Developer
6 16 (9.47%) ASP.NET Developer
6 16 (9.47%) C# .NET Developer
7 13 (7.69%) Programmer
7 13 (7.69%) Project Manager
8 11 (6.51%) Java Developer
8 11 (6.51%) SharePoint Consultant
9 10 (5.92%) Senior Test Manager
9 10 (5.92%) Test Manager
9 10 (5.92%) Senior Manager
10 9 (5.33%) Business Analyst
10 9 (5.33%) Team Leader
11 8 (4.73%) Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 57 (33.73%) .NET
2 53 (31.36%) Web Services
3 48 (28.40%) ASP.NET
4 47 (27.81%) XML
5 45 (26.63%) HTML
6 38 (22.49%) SOAP
6 38 (22.49%) .NET Framework
7 37 (21.89%) Hibernate
7 37 (21.89%) Spring
8 27 (15.98%) WCF
9 25 (14.79%) WF
10 13 (7.69%) HTML5
11 10 (5.92%) JSF
11 10 (5.92%) JSP
11 10 (5.92%) J2EE
12 8 (4.73%) Ajax
12 8 (4.73%) Spring MVC
12 8 (4.73%) RESTful
13 4 (2.37%) CSS
14 2 (1.18%) DHTML
Miscellaneous
1 27 (15.98%) Open Source
2 26 (15.38%) Analytical Skills
3 10 (5.92%) Mobile App
4 8 (4.73%) Management Information System
5 4 (2.37%) CESG
6 3 (1.78%) Smart Meter
7 2 (1.18%) Computer Science
7 2 (1.18%) Enterprise Software
7 2 (1.18%) Blackberry
7 2 (1.18%) GIS
8 1 (0.59%) Data Integration
Operating Systems
1 16 (9.47%) Linux
2 14 (8.28%) Windows
3 2 (1.18%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 48 (28.40%) Agile Software Development
2 29 (17.16%) Software Testing
3 27 (15.98%) Business Analysis
4 26 (15.38%) System Testing
5 24 (14.20%) Document Management
5 24 (14.20%) Project Management
6 21 (12.43%) Quality Management
6 21 (12.43%) PRINCE2
7 20 (11.83%) Incident Management
8 19 (11.24%) Test Planning
9 18 (10.65%) Configuration Management
10 15 (8.88%) Coaching
11 14 (8.28%) MVC
12 13 (7.69%) Business Development
12 13 (7.69%) Mentoring
13 12 (7.10%) QMS
14 11 (6.51%) Risk Management
15 10 (5.92%) ITIL
15 10 (5.92%) Automated Testing
15 10 (5.92%) Information Management
Programming Languages
1 69 (40.83%) SQL
2 51 (30.18%) Java
3 48 (28.40%) C#
4 41 (24.26%) VB.NET
5 15 (8.88%) JavaScript
6 8 (4.73%) PHP
7 2 (1.18%) ABAP
7 2 (1.18%) C
8 1 (0.59%) AspectJ
8 1 (0.59%) Groovy
8 1 (0.59%) C++
Qualifications
1 169 (100.00%) Security Cleared
2 144 (85.21%) SC Cleared
3 63 (37.28%) Degree
4 30 (17.75%) DV Cleared
5 22 (13.02%) ISEB
6 19 (11.24%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
7 10 (5.92%) ISTQB
8 9 (5.33%) BC Cleared
9 5 (2.96%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
10 4 (2.37%) CCNA
10 4 (2.37%) Cisco Certification
10 4 (2.37%) Microsoft Certification
11 3 (1.78%) HND
11 3 (1.78%) MCSE
12 2 (1.18%) MCP
12 2 (1.18%) CCNP
12 2 (1.18%) CISSP
12 2 (1.18%) PMP
12 2 (1.18%) PMI Certification
12 2 (1.18%) CCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 21 (12.43%) QA
2 13 (7.69%) ISO 9001
3 3 (1.78%) SLA
4 1 (0.59%) ISO 14001
4 1 (0.59%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 7 (4.14%) VMware Infrastructure
1 7 (4.14%) Hyper-V
2 2 (1.18%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 19 (11.24%) HP Quality Center
2 2 (1.18%) Cisco CUCM
Vendors
1 68 (40.24%) Microsoft
2 63 (37.28%) Oracle
3 24 (14.20%) Cisco
4 22 (13.02%) CheckPoint
5 20 (11.83%) Juniper
6 19 (11.24%) HP
7 17 (10.06%) JBoss
8 7 (4.14%) SAP
8 7 (4.14%) VMware
9 4 (2.37%) Primavera
10 2 (1.18%) ESRI
10 2 (1.18%) Peoplefluent
10 2 (1.18%) Progress
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