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

Location
3 months to
5 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Security Check (SC) Clearance
Rank 59 70 -
Rank change year-on-year
+11 -
Permanent jobs citing SC Cleared 7 3 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Watford 1.31% 0.52% -
As % of the Qualifications category 4.93% 1.18% -
Number of salaries quoted 7 3 0
Average salary £47,500 £29,000 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
+63.79% -
UK excluding London average salary £47,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+4.44% +5.88%
SC Cleared
Hertfordshire

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
142 254 73
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Watford 26.54% 44.17% 23.55%
Number of salaries quoted 103 199 69
Average salary £47,500 £42,500 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+11.76% -15.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,000 £29,550
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £60,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

SC Cleared
Jobs Demand Trend in Watford

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing SC Cleared across the Watford region as a proportion of the total demand within 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
Salary Histogram in Watford

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing SC Cleared across the Watford region over the 3 months to 5 May 2015.

SC Cleared Salary Histogram in Watford

SC Cleared
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Watford

For the 6 months to 5 May 2015, IT jobs across the Watford region citing SC 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 SC Cleared.

1 23 (100.00%) Security Cleared
2 21 (91.30%) Microsoft
3 19 (82.61%) SQL Server
3 19 (82.61%) SharePoint
4 18 (78.26%) HTML
4 18 (78.26%) JavaScript
5 17 (73.91%) SQL Server 2008
6 16 (69.57%) C#
6 16 (69.57%) .NET
6 16 (69.57%) ASP.NET
7 15 (65.22%) CSS
8 13 (56.52%) CRM
8 13 (56.52%) SQL
8 13 (56.52%) Workflow
8 13 (56.52%) Dynamics CRM
9 12 (52.17%) Process Management
9 12 (52.17%) Relational Database
10 8 (34.78%) User Experience
11 5 (21.74%) IIS
12 3 (13.04%) Agile Software Development
12 3 (13.04%) MS Excel
12 3 (13.04%) Change Control
13 2 (8.70%) VMware Infrastructure
13 2 (8.70%) Test Scripting
13 2 (8.70%) Network Security
13 2 (8.70%) Team Foundation Server
13 2 (8.70%) MS Exchange
13 2 (8.70%) Windows
13 2 (8.70%) MS Project
13 2 (8.70%) Visual Studio

SC Cleared
Top Related IT Skills in Watford by Category

For the 6 months to 5 May 2015, IT jobs across the Watford region citing SC 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 SC Cleared. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 19 (82.61%) SharePoint
2 5 (21.74%) IIS
3 2 (8.70%) MS Exchange
4 1 (4.35%) SharePoint 2010
4 1 (4.35%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 3 (13.04%) MS Excel
2 2 (8.70%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 13 (56.52%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 1 (4.35%) Office 365
1 1 (4.35%) Yammer
Communications & Networking
1 2 (8.70%) WAN
1 2 (8.70%) VPN
1 2 (8.70%) Firewall
1 2 (8.70%) Network Security
2 1 (4.35%) Internet
2 1 (4.35%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 19 (82.61%) SQL Server
2 17 (73.91%) SQL Server 2008
3 12 (52.17%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 2 (8.70%) Visual Studio
1 2 (8.70%) Team Foundation Server
Job Titles
1 12 (52.17%) Developer
2 10 (43.48%) .NET Developer
2 10 (43.48%) ASP.NET Developer
3 9 (39.13%) Senior .NET Developer
3 9 (39.13%) Senior ASP.NET Developer
3 9 (39.13%) Senior Developer
4 6 (26.09%) Consultant
5 5 (21.74%) Junior
5 5 (21.74%) .NET Consultant
6 4 (17.39%) Junior .NET Developer
6 4 (17.39%) Junior Developer
6 4 (17.39%) Senior .NET Consultant
6 4 (17.39%) Junior ASP.NET Developer
6 4 (17.39%) Senior Consultant
7 3 (13.04%) Junior Consultant
8 2 (8.70%) Support Engineer
8 2 (8.70%) Administrator
8 2 (8.70%) Project Manager
8 2 (8.70%) Systems Administrator
9 1 (4.35%) Network Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 18 (78.26%) HTML
2 16 (69.57%) .NET
2 16 (69.57%) ASP.NET
3 15 (65.22%) CSS
4 1 (4.35%) jQuery
Miscellaneous
1 8 (34.78%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 2 (8.70%) Windows
2 1 (4.35%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (56.52%) CRM
1 13 (56.52%) Workflow
2 12 (52.17%) Process Management
3 3 (13.04%) Agile Software Development
3 3 (13.04%) Change Control
4 2 (8.70%) Scrum
4 2 (8.70%) Test Scripting
4 2 (8.70%) Risk Management
4 2 (8.70%) Project Management
5 1 (4.35%) Software Engineering
5 1 (4.35%) Business Analysis
5 1 (4.35%) Software Testing
5 1 (4.35%) Release Management
5 1 (4.35%) Network Management
5 1 (4.35%) Root Cause Analysis
Programming Languages
1 18 (78.26%) JavaScript
2 16 (69.57%) C#
3 13 (56.52%) SQL
Qualifications
1 23 (100.00%) Security Cleared
2 2 (8.70%) Cisco Certification
3 1 (4.35%) JNCIS
3 1 (4.35%) Degree
3 1 (4.35%) CCIE
3 1 (4.35%) CCNP
3 1 (4.35%) CCNA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (4.35%) QA
System Software
1 2 (8.70%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 21 (91.30%) Microsoft
2 2 (8.70%) Citrix
2 2 (8.70%) Juniper
2 2 (8.70%) CheckPoint
2 2 (8.70%) McAfee
2 2 (8.70%) VMware
2 2 (8.70%) Cisco
2 2 (8.70%) Sourcefire
3 1 (4.35%) Blue Coat