The table below looks at the statistics for Security Cleared in IT jobs advertised for the Watford region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Security Cleared over the 3 months to 19 January 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
19 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Security Clearance
Hertfordshire / Watford
Rank 55 57 46
Rank change year-on-year
+2 -11
Permanent jobs citing Security Cleared 1 4 22
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Watford 0.19% 0.76% 4.17%
As % of the Qualifications category 0.97% 2.84% 13.84%
Number of salaries quoted 1 4 22
Median salary £60,000 £65,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-7.69% +73.33%
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000

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
103 141 159
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Watford 19.73% 26.96% 30.17%
Number of salaries quoted 78 128 138
Median salary £42,500 £48,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-11.45% +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,800 £34,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £57,500 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,500

Security Cleared
Jobs Demand Trend in Watford

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

Security Cleared Jobs Demand Trend in Watford

Security Cleared
Salary Trend in Watford

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

Security Cleared Salary Trend in Watford

Security Cleared
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Watford

For the 6 months to 19 January 2017, IT jobs citing Security 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 Security Cleared.

1 4 (100.00%) SC Cleared
2 3 (75.00%) SQL Server 2008
2 3 (75.00%) SQL Server
2 3 (75.00%) IIS
2 3 (75.00%) SharePoint
3 2 (50.00%) MS Exchange
3 2 (50.00%) VMware
3 2 (50.00%) Citrix
3 2 (50.00%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (50.00%) Windows
3 2 (50.00%) Windows Server
4 1 (25.00%) CESG Certified Professional
4 1 (25.00%) CLAS
4 1 (25.00%) SANS
4 1 (25.00%) ISAE 3402
4 1 (25.00%) CISSP
4 1 (25.00%) Vulnerability Management
4 1 (25.00%) Defect Tracking
4 1 (25.00%) Risk Assessment
4 1 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
4 1 (25.00%) Penetration Testing
4 1 (25.00%) Software Testing
4 1 (25.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 1 (25.00%) QA
4 1 (25.00%) Risk Analysis
4 1 (25.00%) jQuery
4 1 (25.00%) Test Scripting
4 1 (25.00%) JSP 440
4 1 (25.00%) RMADS
4 1 (25.00%) PCI DSS

Security 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 (75.00%) IIS
1 3 (75.00%) SharePoint
2 2 (50.00%) MS Exchange
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (75.00%) SQL Server
1 3 (75.00%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 1 (25.00%) Visual Studio
General
1 1 (25.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 2 (50.00%) Administrator
1 2 (50.00%) Systems Administrator
2 1 (25.00%) Junior
2 1 (25.00%) Junior QA Tester
2 1 (25.00%) Junior Tester
2 1 (25.00%) Operational Security Manager
2 1 (25.00%) QA Tester
2 1 (25.00%) Security Manager
2 1 (25.00%) Security Operations Manager
2 1 (25.00%) Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (25.00%) .NET
1 1 (25.00%) ASP.NET
1 1 (25.00%) CSS
1 1 (25.00%) HTML
1 1 (25.00%) jQuery
Operating Systems
1 2 (50.00%) Windows
1 2 (50.00%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (25.00%) Defect Tracking
1 1 (25.00%) Penetration Testing
1 1 (25.00%) Risk Analysis
1 1 (25.00%) Risk Assessment
1 1 (25.00%) Risk Management
1 1 (25.00%) Service Delivery
1 1 (25.00%) Software Testing
1 1 (25.00%) Test Scripting
1 1 (25.00%) Vulnerability Management
1 1 (25.00%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 1 (25.00%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 4 (100.00%) SC Cleared
2 1 (25.00%) CESG Certified Professional
2 1 (25.00%) CISA
2 1 (25.00%) CISM
2 1 (25.00%) CISSP
2 1 (25.00%) CLAS
2 1 (25.00%) SANS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (25.00%) ISAE 3402
1 1 (25.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 1 (25.00%) JSP 440
1 1 (25.00%) PCI DSS
1 1 (25.00%) QA
1 1 (25.00%) RMADS
System Software
1 2 (50.00%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 2 (50.00%) Citrix
1 2 (50.00%) VMware
2 1 (25.00%) Microsoft