The table below looks at the statistics for SC Cleared in IT jobs advertised for the Watford region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited SC Cleared over the 3 months to 26 February 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
26 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Security Check (SC) Clearance
Hertfordshire / Watford
Rank 60 58 58
Rank change year-on-year
-2 0
Permanent jobs citing SC Cleared 2 4 11
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Watford 0.38% 0.67% 2.15%
As % of the Qualifications category 2.04% 2.82% 8.27%
Number of salaries quoted 2 4 11
Median salary £60,000 £65,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-7.69% +85.71%
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £46,500
% change year-on-year
- -3.22%

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Qualifications category in permanent jobs advertised in the Watford region.

Qualifications Category
Watford
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
98 142 133
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Watford 18.77% 23.71% 26.03%
Number of salaries quoted 72 131 102
Median salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £32,500 £23,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £60,000 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,500

SC Cleared
Jobs Demand Trend in Watford

The demand trend of job ads across the Watford region citing SC Cleared as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in the Qualifications category.

SC Cleared Jobs Demand Trend in Watford

SC Cleared
Salary Trend in Watford

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing SC Cleared across the Watford region.

SC Cleared Salary Trend in Watford

SC Cleared
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Watford

For the 6 months to 26 February 2017, IT jobs citing SC Cleared also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Watford region with a requirement for SC Cleared.

1 5 (100.00%) Security Cleared
2 3 (60.00%) SQL Server
2 3 (60.00%) IIS
2 3 (60.00%) SharePoint
2 3 (60.00%) SQL Server 2008
3 2 (40.00%) Vulnerability Management
3 2 (40.00%) Windows Server
3 2 (40.00%) CESG Certified Professional
3 2 (40.00%) CLAS
3 2 (40.00%) SANS
3 2 (40.00%) ISAE 3402
3 2 (40.00%) Windows
3 2 (40.00%) MS Exchange
3 2 (40.00%) Citrix
3 2 (40.00%) CISSP
3 2 (40.00%) CISA
3 2 (40.00%) CISM
3 2 (40.00%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (40.00%) JSP 440
3 2 (40.00%) RMADS
3 2 (40.00%) PCI DSS
3 2 (40.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 2 (40.00%) Risk Analysis
3 2 (40.00%) Finance
3 2 (40.00%) VMware
3 2 (40.00%) Risk Assessment
3 2 (40.00%) Risk Management
3 2 (40.00%) Penetration Testing
4 1 (20.00%) Software Testing
4 1 (20.00%) Workflow

SC Cleared
Top Related IT Skills in Watford by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 3 (60.00%) IIS
1 3 (60.00%) SharePoint
2 2 (40.00%) MS Exchange
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (60.00%) SQL Server
1 3 (60.00%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 1 (20.00%) Visual Studio
General
1 2 (40.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 2 (40.00%) Administrator
1 2 (40.00%) Operational Security Manager
1 2 (40.00%) Security Manager
1 2 (40.00%) Security Operations Manager
1 2 (40.00%) Systems Administrator
2 1 (20.00%) Junior
2 1 (20.00%) Junior QA Tester
2 1 (20.00%) Junior Tester
2 1 (20.00%) QA Tester
2 1 (20.00%) Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (20.00%) .NET
1 1 (20.00%) ASP.NET
1 1 (20.00%) CSS
1 1 (20.00%) HTML
1 1 (20.00%) jQuery
Operating Systems
1 2 (40.00%) Windows
1 2 (40.00%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (40.00%) Penetration Testing
1 2 (40.00%) Risk Analysis
1 2 (40.00%) Risk Assessment
1 2 (40.00%) Risk Management
1 2 (40.00%) Vulnerability Management
2 1 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (20.00%) Defect Tracking
2 1 (20.00%) Service Delivery
2 1 (20.00%) Software Testing
2 1 (20.00%) Test Scripting
2 1 (20.00%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 1 (20.00%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 5 (100.00%) Security Cleared
2 2 (40.00%) CESG Certified Professional
2 2 (40.00%) CISA
2 2 (40.00%) CISM
2 2 (40.00%) CISSP
2 2 (40.00%) CLAS
2 2 (40.00%) SANS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (40.00%) ISAE 3402
1 2 (40.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 2 (40.00%) JSP 440
1 2 (40.00%) PCI DSS
1 2 (40.00%) RMADS
2 1 (20.00%) QA
System Software
1 2 (40.00%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 2 (40.00%) Citrix
1 2 (40.00%) VMware
2 1 (20.00%) Microsoft