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 30 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
30 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Counter-Terrorist Check (CTC) Clearance
Rank 909 847 869
Rank change year-on-year
-62 +22
Permanent jobs citing CTC Cleared 6 85 22
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.005% 0.073% 0.020%
As % of the Qualifications category 0.020% 0.27% 0.074%
Number of salaries quoted 5 61 21
Average salary £50,000 £42,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+19.04% -1.17%
90% offered a salary of more than £47,000 £27,500 £32,000
10% offered a salary of more than £53,000 £57,000 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £42,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+19.04% -1.17%

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
29837 31780 29684
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 27.23% 27.14% 27.29%
Number of salaries quoted 23763 24876 23903
Average salary £45,000 £44,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.27% +3.52%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £65,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.65% +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
Top 6 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 30 July 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 -44 6 £50,000 +19.04% 3
Woking -9 4 £50,000 +19.04%
Surrey -27 4 £50,000 +18.34% 1
South East -48 4 £50,000 +15.60% 1
London +11 2 £55,000 +24.29% 2
Westminster - 1 - -

CTC Cleared
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 30 July 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 26 (100.00%) Security Cleared
2 16 (61.54%) SC Cleared
3 14 (53.85%) Degree
4 13 (50.00%) Microsoft
5 12 (46.15%) Finance
6 11 (42.31%) Project Management
7 10 (38.46%) Agile Software Development
7 10 (38.46%) Windows
8 8 (30.77%) PRINCE2
8 8 (30.77%) Analytical Skills
9 7 (26.92%) SQL Server
9 7 (26.92%) Linux
10 6 (23.08%) Java
10 6 (23.08%) Business Analysis
10 6 (23.08%) Risk Management
10 6 (23.08%) Scrum
10 6 (23.08%) Continuous Improvement
11 5 (19.23%) VMware
11 5 (19.23%) SAN
11 5 (19.23%) Red Hat
11 5 (19.23%) Clustering
11 5 (19.23%) SQL
11 5 (19.23%) Oracle
12 4 (15.38%) .NET
12 4 (15.38%) JavaScript
12 4 (15.38%) C#
12 4 (15.38%) HTML
12 4 (15.38%) ASP.NET
12 4 (15.38%) Apache
12 4 (15.38%) CRM

CTC Cleared
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 30 July 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 4 (15.38%) Apache
1 4 (15.38%) SharePoint
2 2 (7.69%) MS Exchange
2 2 (7.69%) SharePoint 2013
2 2 (7.69%) Tomcat
2 2 (7.69%) JBoss
Applications
1 3 (11.54%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 4 (15.38%) Dynamics CRM
2 2 (7.69%) Workday HCM
3 1 (3.85%) SAP Business ByDesign
3 1 (3.85%) Oracle CRM
Cloud Services
1 3 (11.54%) SuccessFactors
2 2 (7.69%) Taleo
3 1 (3.85%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (3.85%) SaaS
3 1 (3.85%) PaaS
3 1 (3.85%) Heroku
3 1 (3.85%) Office 365
3 1 (3.85%) Veeva
3 1 (3.85%) FinancialForce.com
Communications & Networking
1 5 (19.23%) SAN
2 2 (7.69%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (26.92%) SQL Server
2 1 (3.85%) MS Access
2 1 (3.85%) Microsoft Analysis Services
2 1 (3.85%) SQL Server Analysis Services
2 1 (3.85%) SQL Server 2008
General
1 12 (46.15%) Finance
2 2 (7.69%) Military
3 1 (3.85%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 7 (26.92%) Support Engineer
2 4 (15.38%) 3rd Line Support
2 4 (15.38%) Project Manager
2 4 (15.38%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
3 3 (11.54%) Agile Project Manager
3 3 (11.54%) Architect
3 3 (11.54%) Consultant
4 2 (7.69%) Technical Architect
4 2 (7.69%) Delivery Manager
4 2 (7.69%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 2 (7.69%) Linux Support Engineer
4 2 (7.69%) CRM Architect
4 2 (7.69%) Infrastructure Support Engineer
4 2 (7.69%) Linux Engineer
4 2 (7.69%) Linux Support
4 2 (7.69%) Chief Information Officer
4 2 (7.69%) Software Manager
4 2 (7.69%) ScrumMaster
4 2 (7.69%) Software Delivery Manager
5 1 (3.85%) SAP HCM Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (15.38%) HTML
1 4 (15.38%) .NET
1 4 (15.38%) ASP.NET
1 4 (15.38%) HTML5
2 3 (11.54%) Oracle Fusion
2 3 (11.54%) ASP.NET MVC
2 3 (11.54%) Web Services
3 1 (3.85%) XML
3 1 (3.85%) .NET Framework
Miscellaneous
1 8 (30.77%) Analytical Skills
2 5 (19.23%) Clustering
3 3 (11.54%) N-Tier
Operating Systems
1 10 (38.46%) Windows
2 7 (26.92%) Linux
3 4 (15.38%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 2 (7.69%) Windows Server 2012
4 2 (7.69%) Windows Server 2008
5 1 (3.85%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (42.31%) Project Management
2 10 (38.46%) Agile Software Development
3 8 (30.77%) PRINCE2
4 6 (23.08%) Risk Management
4 6 (23.08%) Scrum
4 6 (23.08%) Business Analysis
4 6 (23.08%) Continuous Improvement
5 4 (15.38%) Workflow
5 4 (15.38%) CRM
6 3 (11.54%) MVC
6 3 (11.54%) Network Design
6 3 (11.54%) Coaching
6 3 (11.54%) Load Balancing
7 2 (7.69%) Software Delivery
7 2 (7.69%) Target Operating Model
7 2 (7.69%) ITSM
7 2 (7.69%) ERP
7 2 (7.69%) Service Management
8 1 (3.85%) Quality Management
8 1 (3.85%) GAP Analysis
Programming Languages
1 6 (23.08%) Java
2 5 (19.23%) SQL
3 4 (15.38%) JavaScript
3 4 (15.38%) C#
4 1 (3.85%) VB.NET
4 1 (3.85%) VBA
Qualifications
1 26 (100.00%) Security Cleared
2 16 (61.54%) SC Cleared
3 14 (53.85%) Degree
4 1 (3.85%) MCP
4 1 (3.85%) MCAD
4 1 (3.85%) Microsoft Certification
4 1 (3.85%) PMP
4 1 (3.85%) PMI Certification
4 1 (3.85%) MCTS
4 1 (3.85%) MCPD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (3.85%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 2 (7.69%) Active Directory
1 2 (7.69%) VMware ESX
1 2 (7.69%) Hyper-V
1 2 (7.69%) vSphere
2 1 (3.85%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 3 (11.54%) Nagios
2 2 (7.69%) Backup Exec
2 2 (7.69%) SCCM
2 2 (7.69%) SCOM
2 2 (7.69%) vMotion
3 1 (3.85%) NetBackup
Vendors
1 13 (50.00%) Microsoft
2 5 (19.23%) Oracle
2 5 (19.23%) Red Hat
2 5 (19.23%) VMware
3 3 (11.54%) SAP
3 3 (11.54%) Symantec
3 3 (11.54%) HP
4 2 (7.69%) Veeam
4 2 (7.69%) Peoplefluent
5 1 (3.85%) Zuora
5 1 (3.85%) Google
5 1 (3.85%) PeopleSoft
5 1 (3.85%) Salesforce.com