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 28 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Counter-Terrorist Check (CTC) Clearance
Rank 885 858 851
Rank change year-on-year
-27 -7
Permanent jobs citing CTC Cleared 8 49 22
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.007% 0.043% 0.021%
As % of the Qualifications category 0.027% 0.16% 0.076%
Number of salaries quoted 8 34 21
Average salary £43,250 £40,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+8.12% +14.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,325 £22,000 £32,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,250 £62,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £43,250 £42,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+2.97% +20.00%

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
29896 31032 28815
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 27.30% 27.04% 27.13%
Number of salaries quoted 24121 24045 23400
Average salary £45,000 £44,000 £44,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.27% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £65,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.40% +3.75%

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 28 August 2015 within the UK.

CTC Cleared Salary Histogram in the UK

CTC Cleared
Top 5 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 28 August 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 -37 8 £43,250 +8.12% 3
London -4 4 £45,500 +51.66% 2
South East -6 4 £43,250 -2.80%
Woking -6 4 £43,250 +2.97%
Surrey -10 4 £43,250 +2.97%

CTC Cleared
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 28 August 2015, 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 20 (100.00%) Security Cleared
2 13 (65.00%) SC Cleared
3 12 (60.00%) Microsoft
4 9 (45.00%) SQL
4 9 (45.00%) Agile Software Development
5 8 (40.00%) Degree
5 8 (40.00%) SharePoint
5 8 (40.00%) Project Management
6 7 (35.00%) Windows
6 7 (35.00%) SQL Server
7 6 (30.00%) ASP.NET
7 6 (30.00%) .NET
7 6 (30.00%) C#
7 6 (30.00%) HTML
8 5 (25.00%) Web Services
8 5 (25.00%) Linux
8 5 (25.00%) MS Excel
8 5 (25.00%) MVC
8 5 (25.00%) SharePoint 2013
9 4 (20.00%) HTML5
9 4 (20.00%) Dynamics CRM
9 4 (20.00%) Finance
9 4 (20.00%) Business Analysis
9 4 (20.00%) CRM
9 4 (20.00%) PRINCE2
9 4 (20.00%) Java
9 4 (20.00%) JavaScript
10 3 (15.00%) VB.NET
10 3 (15.00%) XML
10 3 (15.00%) Oracle

CTC Cleared
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 28 August 2015, 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 8 (40.00%) SharePoint
2 5 (25.00%) SharePoint 2013
3 2 (10.00%) Apache
3 2 (10.00%) MediaWiki
4 1 (5.00%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 5 (25.00%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 4 (20.00%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (5.00%) Workday HCM
2 1 (5.00%) SAP Business ByDesign
2 1 (5.00%) Oracle CRM
Cloud Services
1 2 (10.00%) Office 365
2 1 (5.00%) SuccessFactors
2 1 (5.00%) Veeva
2 1 (5.00%) FinancialForce.com
2 1 (5.00%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (5.00%) SaaS
2 1 (5.00%) PaaS
2 1 (5.00%) Heroku
Communications & Networking
1 2 (10.00%) SAN
2 1 (5.00%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (35.00%) SQL Server
2 1 (5.00%) MS Access
2 1 (5.00%) Microsoft Analysis Services
2 1 (5.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
2 1 (5.00%) SQL Server 2008
General
1 4 (20.00%) Finance
2 1 (5.00%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 4 (20.00%) Analyst
1 4 (20.00%) Support Engineer
2 3 (15.00%) 3rd Line Support
2 3 (15.00%) Architect
2 3 (15.00%) Project Manager
2 3 (15.00%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
3 2 (10.00%) Agile Project Manager
3 2 (10.00%) Programmer
3 2 (10.00%) Solutions Analyst
3 2 (10.00%) CRM Architect
3 2 (10.00%) Technical Architect
3 2 (10.00%) Consultant
4 1 (5.00%) Infrastructure Project Manager
4 1 (5.00%) Solutions Architect
4 1 (5.00%) Analyst Programmer
4 1 (5.00%) Developer
4 1 (5.00%) IT Manager
4 1 (5.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 1 (5.00%) SAP Consultant
4 1 (5.00%) IT Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (30.00%) HTML
1 6 (30.00%) .NET
1 6 (30.00%) ASP.NET
2 5 (25.00%) Web Services
3 4 (20.00%) HTML5
4 3 (15.00%) ASP.NET MVC
4 3 (15.00%) .NET Framework
4 3 (15.00%) XML
5 2 (10.00%) Hibernate
5 2 (10.00%) Spring
5 2 (10.00%) SOAP
5 2 (10.00%) J2EE
5 2 (10.00%) WCF
5 2 (10.00%) WF
6 1 (5.00%) Oracle Fusion
Miscellaneous
1 3 (15.00%) N-Tier
1 3 (15.00%) Clustering
1 3 (15.00%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (10.00%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 7 (35.00%) Windows
2 5 (25.00%) Linux
3 2 (10.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 1 (5.00%) Windows Server 2012
4 1 (5.00%) Windows Server 2008
4 1 (5.00%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (45.00%) Agile Software Development
2 8 (40.00%) Project Management
3 5 (25.00%) MVC
4 4 (20.00%) PRINCE2
4 4 (20.00%) CRM
4 4 (20.00%) Business Analysis
5 2 (10.00%) System Testing
5 2 (10.00%) Open Source
5 2 (10.00%) Continuous Improvement
5 2 (10.00%) Coaching
5 2 (10.00%) ITIL
5 2 (10.00%) Scrum
5 2 (10.00%) Document Management
5 2 (10.00%) Risk Management
5 2 (10.00%) Workflow
6 1 (5.00%) Stakeholder Management
6 1 (5.00%) Service Management
6 1 (5.00%) Quality Management
6 1 (5.00%) GAP Analysis
6 1 (5.00%) ITSM
Programming Languages
1 9 (45.00%) SQL
2 6 (30.00%) C#
3 4 (20.00%) Java
3 4 (20.00%) JavaScript
4 3 (15.00%) VB.NET
5 1 (5.00%) VBA
Qualifications
1 20 (100.00%) Security Cleared
2 13 (65.00%) SC Cleared
3 8 (40.00%) Degree
4 1 (5.00%) MCP
4 1 (5.00%) MCAD
4 1 (5.00%) Microsoft Certification
4 1 (5.00%) PRINCE2 Certification
4 1 (5.00%) PMP
4 1 (5.00%) PMI Certification
4 1 (5.00%) MCTS
4 1 (5.00%) MCPD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (5.00%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 1 (5.00%) VMware Infrastructure
1 1 (5.00%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 1 (5.00%) Nagios
1 1 (5.00%) NetBackup
1 1 (5.00%) SCCM
1 1 (5.00%) SCOM
Vendors
1 12 (60.00%) Microsoft
2 3 (15.00%) Oracle
2 3 (15.00%) Red Hat
3 2 (10.00%) VMware
4 1 (5.00%) Google
4 1 (5.00%) Zuora
4 1 (5.00%) Salesforce.com
4 1 (5.00%) Symantec
4 1 (5.00%) SAP
4 1 (5.00%) HP