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

Location
3 months to
30 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Counter-Terrorist Check (CTC) Clearance
Rank 845 784 863
Rank change year-on-year
-61 +79
Permanent jobs citing CTC Cleared 33 109 22
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.031% 0.11% 0.020%
As % of the Qualifications category 0.11% 0.39% 0.072%
Number of salaries quoted 28 62 20
Average salary £55,000 £57,500 £32,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-4.34% +79.68%
90% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £30,000 £29,800
10% offered a salary of more than £66,500 £65,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £55,000 £52,500 £30,000
% change year-on-year
+4.76% +75.00%

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
29255 27965 30740
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 27.63% 27.26% 28.10%
Number of salaries quoted 23431 21963 25717
Average salary £45,000 £43,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.44% +2.35%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £62,500 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

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 30 January 2015 within the UK.

CTC Cleared Salary Histogram in the UK

CTC Cleared
Top 14 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 January 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 -68 31 £55,000 -4.34% 5
South East -67 24 £55,000 +10.00% 1
Surrey +5 20 £55,000 +10.00% 1
Woking +26 19 £55,000 +7.31% 1
London -6 7 £71,250 +23.91% 4
City of London -4 4 £65,000 +13.04%
Winchester - 3 £57,500 -
Hampshire - 3 £57,500 -
Milton Keynes -44 1 £28,000 -51.30%
Buckinghamshire -50 1 £28,000 -47.90%
Bridgend - 1 £17,000 - 1
Guildford - 1 £52,500 -
South Wales - 1 £17,000 - 1
Wales - 1 £17,000 - 1

CTC Cleared
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 30 January 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 85 (100.00%) Security Cleared
2 66 (77.65%) SC Cleared
3 45 (52.94%) Degree
4 38 (44.71%) Project Management
5 36 (42.35%) Microsoft
6 35 (41.18%) .NET
7 32 (37.65%) Agile Software Development
8 31 (36.47%) Java
9 29 (34.12%) Analytical Skills
10 28 (32.94%) SQL Server
10 28 (32.94%) PRINCE2
11 24 (28.24%) SQL
12 23 (27.06%) MS Excel
13 21 (24.71%) Windows
14 20 (23.53%) Scrum
15 19 (22.35%) ASP.NET
15 19 (22.35%) C#
16 18 (21.18%) Oracle
17 17 (20.00%) Business Analysis
18 14 (16.47%) Finance
18 14 (16.47%) HTML
19 13 (15.29%) XML
19 13 (15.29%) Coaching
20 12 (14.12%) Software Engineering
20 12 (14.12%) Web Services
20 12 (14.12%) PHP
21 11 (12.94%) Risk Management
21 11 (12.94%) VB.NET
21 11 (12.94%) SharePoint
21 11 (12.94%) .NET Framework

CTC Cleared
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 30 January 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 11 (12.94%) SharePoint
2 10 (11.76%) JBoss
2 10 (11.76%) Apache
2 10 (11.76%) Tomcat
2 10 (11.76%) IIS
3 7 (8.24%) SharePoint 2013
4 6 (7.06%) WebSphere
4 6 (7.06%) WebLogic
4 6 (7.06%) IBM HTTP Server
5 5 (5.88%) SharePoint 2010
6 4 (4.71%) MediaWiki
7 2 (2.35%) MS Exchange
7 2 (2.35%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
Applications
1 23 (27.06%) MS Excel
2 4 (4.71%) MS Office
3 1 (1.18%) MS PowerPoint
3 1 (1.18%) InfoPath
3 1 (1.18%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 7 (8.24%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.18%) Taleo
1 1 (1.18%) SuccessFactors
1 1 (1.18%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 8 (9.41%) Firewall
2 5 (5.88%) SAN
3 4 (4.71%) Internet
3 4 (4.71%) DHCP
3 4 (4.71%) TCP/IP
3 4 (4.71%) DNS
4 2 (2.35%) Network Security
4 2 (2.35%) LAN
4 2 (2.35%) WAN
5 1 (1.18%) NAS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 28 (32.94%) SQL Server
2 2 (2.35%) Relational Database
2 2 (2.35%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 6 (7.06%) Jenkins
1 6 (7.06%) Team Foundation Server
1 6 (7.06%) JIRA
1 6 (7.06%) Visual Studio
1 6 (7.06%) Eclipse
General
1 14 (16.47%) Finance
2 3 (3.53%) Telecoms
3 1 (1.18%) Retail
Job Titles
1 18 (21.18%) Delivery Manager
2 12 (14.12%) Project Manager
2 12 (14.12%) Infrastructure Project Manager
2 12 (14.12%) Infrastructure Manager
3 9 (10.59%) Developer
3 9 (10.59%) Technical Manager
4 8 (9.41%) Service Manager
5 7 (8.24%) Solutions Architect
5 7 (8.24%) Senior Manager
5 7 (8.24%) Services Delivery Manager
5 7 (8.24%) Architect
5 7 (8.24%) CRM Architect
5 7 (8.24%) CRM Solutions Architect
5 7 (8.24%) Applications Manager
5 7 (8.24%) Senior Services Delivery Manager
5 7 (8.24%) Senior Service Manager
6 6 (7.06%) Software Manager
6 6 (7.06%) Software Development Manager
6 6 (7.06%) Technical Operations Manager
6 6 (7.06%) Development Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 35 (41.18%) .NET
2 19 (22.35%) ASP.NET
3 14 (16.47%) HTML
4 13 (15.29%) XML
5 12 (14.12%) Web Services
6 11 (12.94%) .NET Framework
7 10 (11.76%) HTML5
8 7 (8.24%) SOAP
8 7 (8.24%) ASP.NET MVC
9 4 (4.71%) WCF
9 4 (4.71%) WF
10 2 (2.35%) JSON
10 2 (2.35%) J2EE
10 2 (2.35%) Hibernate
10 2 (2.35%) Spring
11 1 (1.18%) Oracle Fusion
Miscellaneous
1 29 (34.12%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (4.71%) Data Integration
2 4 (4.71%) Open Source
2 4 (4.71%) Clustering
3 3 (3.53%) Management Information System
3 3 (3.53%) N-Tier
3 3 (3.53%) Smart Meter
4 2 (2.35%) Enterprise Software
4 2 (2.35%) Blackberry
Operating Systems
1 21 (24.71%) Windows
2 10 (11.76%) Linux
3 4 (4.71%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 2 (2.35%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 38 (44.71%) Project Management
2 32 (37.65%) Agile Software Development
3 28 (32.94%) PRINCE2
4 20 (23.53%) Scrum
5 17 (20.00%) Business Analysis
6 13 (15.29%) Coaching
7 12 (14.12%) Software Engineering
8 11 (12.94%) Risk Management
8 11 (12.94%) Continuous Improvement
9 9 (10.59%) MVC
9 9 (10.59%) Document Management
9 9 (10.59%) ITIL
10 7 (8.24%) ITSM
10 7 (8.24%) Service Delivery
10 7 (8.24%) Service Management
10 7 (8.24%) CRM
10 7 (8.24%) Business Development
10 7 (8.24%) Mentoring
11 6 (7.06%) QMS
11 6 (7.06%) Quality Management
Programming Languages
1 31 (36.47%) Java
2 24 (28.24%) SQL
3 19 (22.35%) C#
4 12 (14.12%) PHP
5 11 (12.94%) VB.NET
6 10 (11.76%) JavaScript
7 3 (3.53%) C
Qualifications
1 85 (100.00%) Security Cleared
2 66 (77.65%) SC Cleared
3 45 (52.94%) Degree
4 11 (12.94%) DV Cleared
5 9 (10.59%) PMP
5 9 (10.59%) PMI Certification
6 6 (7.06%) BC Cleared
6 6 (7.06%) MCP
7 3 (3.53%) HND
8 2 (2.35%) MCPD
8 2 (2.35%) MCTS
8 2 (2.35%) Microsoft Certification
8 2 (2.35%) MCAD
9 1 (1.18%) HNC
9 1 (1.18%) ISEB
9 1 (1.18%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
9 1 (1.18%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (9.41%) SLA
2 7 (8.24%) ISO 9001
3 1 (1.18%) ISO 14001
3 1 (1.18%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 1 (1.18%) QA
System Software
1 10 (11.76%) Hyper-V
2 6 (7.06%) VMware Infrastructure
2 6 (7.06%) Active Directory
3 2 (2.35%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 4 (4.71%) Nagios
1 4 (4.71%) NetBackup
2 1 (1.18%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 36 (42.35%) Microsoft
2 18 (21.18%) Oracle
3 10 (11.76%) VMware
4 6 (7.06%) Cisco
5 5 (5.88%) HP
6 4 (4.71%) Red Hat
6 4 (4.71%) Symantec
7 3 (3.53%) Primavera
7 3 (3.53%) SAP
8 2 (2.35%) Juniper
8 2 (2.35%) CheckPoint
9 1 (1.18%) Remedy
9 1 (1.18%) SunGard
9 1 (1.18%) Peoplefluent
London
Consulting Point
Salary: £55000 - £85000 per annum + benefits, pension and bonus package
Posted: 3 hours ago
London
Consulting Point
Salary: £60000 - £85000 per annum + benefits, bonus, pension
Posted: 3 hours ago
Woking, Surrey
360 Resourcing Solutions
Salary: £32k per year + benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Recruitment Genius
Salary: £25000 - £26500 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Bridgend, Mid Glamorgan
CGI
Salary: £16000 - £18000 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: 17 days ago