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

Location
3 months to
18 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Counter-Terrorist Check (CTC) Clearance
Rank 859 796 868
Rank change year-on-year
-63 +72
Permanent jobs citing CTC Cleared 36 103 26
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.032% 0.094% 0.023%
As % of the Qualifications category 0.12% 0.35% 0.079%
Number of salaries quoted 31 70 24
Average salary £57,000 £56,250 £32,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+1.33% +75.78%
90% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £30,000 £28,450
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £65,000 £58,430
UK excluding London average salary £57,000 £50,000 £32,000
% change year-on-year
+14.00% +56.25%

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
31182 29698 32765
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 27.76% 27.08% 28.36%
Number of salaries quoted 24968 23465 27508
Average salary £45,000 £42,900 £42,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.89% +2.14%
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% -

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 18 December 2014 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 18 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 -54 35 £57,000 +1.33% 3
South East -27 26 £57,000 +26.66% 3
Surrey +8 22 £57,000 +14.00% 2
Woking +41 21 £57,000 +26.66% 2
London +19 8 £65,000 +13.04%
City of London +17 3 £65,000 +10.63%
Milton Keynes -39 2 £27,500 -21.42%
Buckinghamshire -45 2 £27,500 -21.42%
Hampshire - 2 £51,750 - 1
Winchester - 2 £51,750 - 1
Manchester - 1 £22,000 -
Bolton - 1 £22,000 -
Guildford - 1 £52,500 -
North West - 1 £22,000 -

CTC Cleared
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 18 December 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 85 (100.00%) Security Cleared
2 70 (82.35%) SC Cleared
3 36 (42.35%) Degree
3 36 (42.35%) .NET
4 29 (34.12%) Microsoft
4 29 (34.12%) Project Management
4 29 (34.12%) Agile Software Development
5 28 (32.94%) SQL
6 25 (29.41%) Java
7 24 (28.24%) SQL Server
8 23 (27.06%) MS Excel
9 22 (25.88%) PRINCE2
9 22 (25.88%) Analytical Skills
10 20 (23.53%) DV Cleared
11 19 (22.35%) Windows
11 19 (22.35%) ASP.NET
11 19 (22.35%) C#
12 18 (21.18%) Scrum
13 16 (18.82%) Oracle
14 15 (17.65%) Firewall
14 15 (17.65%) Finance
14 15 (17.65%) Business Analysis
15 14 (16.47%) HTML
15 14 (16.47%) Coaching
16 13 (15.29%) PHP
16 13 (15.29%) XML
17 12 (14.12%) Web Services
18 11 (12.94%) VB.NET
18 11 (12.94%) IIS
18 11 (12.94%) SharePoint

CTC Cleared
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 18 December 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 11 (12.94%) IIS
1 11 (12.94%) SharePoint
2 7 (8.24%) WebLogic
2 7 (8.24%) SharePoint 2013
2 7 (8.24%) JBoss
2 7 (8.24%) Apache
2 7 (8.24%) Tomcat
2 7 (8.24%) IBM HTTP Server
2 7 (8.24%) WebSphere
3 5 (5.88%) SharePoint 2010
4 4 (4.71%) MediaWiki
5 2 (2.35%) MS Exchange
5 2 (2.35%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
Applications
1 23 (27.06%) MS Excel
2 4 (4.71%) MS Office
3 2 (2.35%) InfoPath
4 1 (1.18%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 6 (7.06%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (1.18%) Maximo
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.18%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 15 (17.65%) Firewall
2 8 (9.41%) Network Security
3 4 (4.71%) DHCP
3 4 (4.71%) TCP/IP
3 4 (4.71%) DNS
3 4 (4.71%) Internet
4 2 (2.35%) LAN
4 2 (2.35%) WAN
5 1 (1.18%) NAS
5 1 (1.18%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 24 (28.24%) SQL Server
2 2 (2.35%) RDBMS
2 2 (2.35%) Relational Database
3 1 (1.18%) Oracle Database
3 1 (1.18%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 6 (7.06%) Visual Studio
1 6 (7.06%) Eclipse
1 6 (7.06%) JIRA
1 6 (7.06%) Team Foundation Server
1 6 (7.06%) Jenkins
General
1 15 (17.65%) Finance
2 9 (10.59%) Retail
3 3 (3.53%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 13 (15.29%) Consultant
2 11 (12.94%) Delivery Manager
3 10 (11.76%) Technical Manager
3 10 (11.76%) Developer
4 9 (10.59%) Project Manager
4 9 (10.59%) Infrastructure Project Manager
4 9 (10.59%) Infrastructure Manager
4 9 (10.59%) Test Consultant
5 7 (8.24%) Operations Manager
5 7 (8.24%) Technical Operations Manager
6 6 (7.06%) Software Manager
6 6 (7.06%) CRM Architect
6 6 (7.06%) NOC Engineer
6 6 (7.06%) CRM Solutions Architect
6 6 (7.06%) Software Development Manager
6 6 (7.06%) Architect
6 6 (7.06%) Solutions Architect
6 6 (7.06%) Development Manager
7 5 (5.88%) Analyst
7 5 (5.88%) SharePoint Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 36 (42.35%) .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
9 6 (7.06%) ASP.NET MVC
10 4 (4.71%) WCF
10 4 (4.71%) WF
11 2 (2.35%) JSON
11 2 (2.35%) J2EE
11 2 (2.35%) Hibernate
11 2 (2.35%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 22 (25.88%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (4.71%) Management Information System
2 4 (4.71%) Data Integration
2 4 (4.71%) Open Source
3 3 (3.53%) N-Tier
4 2 (2.35%) Blackberry
4 2 (2.35%) Enterprise Software
4 2 (2.35%) Smart Meter
5 1 (1.18%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 19 (22.35%) Windows
2 7 (8.24%) Linux
3 2 (2.35%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 29 (34.12%) Project Management
1 29 (34.12%) Agile Software Development
2 22 (25.88%) PRINCE2
3 18 (21.18%) Scrum
4 15 (17.65%) Business Analysis
5 14 (16.47%) Coaching
6 10 (11.76%) Software Engineering
6 10 (11.76%) Continuous Improvement
7 9 (10.59%) Software Testing
7 9 (10.59%) Document Management
7 9 (10.59%) Risk Management
7 9 (10.59%) Test Planning
8 8 (9.41%) MVC
8 8 (9.41%) Incident Management
9 7 (8.24%) Business Development
9 7 (8.24%) QMS
9 7 (8.24%) Quality Management
9 7 (8.24%) Mentoring
10 6 (7.06%) CRM
11 5 (5.88%) Continuous Integration
Programming Languages
1 28 (32.94%) SQL
2 25 (29.41%) Java
3 19 (22.35%) C#
4 13 (15.29%) PHP
5 11 (12.94%) VB.NET
6 10 (11.76%) JavaScript
7 2 (2.35%) C
Qualifications
1 85 (100.00%) Security Cleared
2 70 (82.35%) SC Cleared
3 36 (42.35%) Degree
4 20 (23.53%) DV Cleared
5 9 (10.59%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
5 9 (10.59%) ISEB
6 7 (8.24%) BC Cleared
7 6 (7.06%) PMP
7 6 (7.06%) PMI Certification
8 2 (2.35%) MCTS
8 2 (2.35%) MCPD
8 2 (2.35%) Microsoft Certification
8 2 (2.35%) MCP
8 2 (2.35%) MCAD
8 2 (2.35%) HND
8 2 (2.35%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
9 1 (1.18%) HNC
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (10.59%) QA
2 8 (9.41%) ISO 9001
3 4 (4.71%) SLA
4 1 (1.18%) ISO 14001
4 1 (1.18%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 7 (8.24%) VMware Infrastructure
1 7 (8.24%) Hyper-V
2 2 (2.35%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 9 (10.59%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 29 (34.12%) Microsoft
2 16 (18.82%) Oracle
3 9 (10.59%) HP
4 8 (9.41%) Juniper
4 8 (9.41%) CheckPoint
4 8 (9.41%) Cisco
5 7 (8.24%) VMware
6 3 (3.53%) Primavera
7 2 (2.35%) SAP
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