The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Berkshire with a requirement for SC Cleared qualifications. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 25 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Security Check (SC) Clearance
South East / Berkshire
3 months to
25 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 106 69 50
Rank change year-on-year -37 -19  
Permanent jobs citing SC Cleared 77 158 238
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Berkshire 2.35% 3.55% 4.62%
As % of the Qualifications category 8.32% 10.94% 13.11%
Number of salaries quoted 60 90 176
Median salary £47,500 £57,500 £52,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -17.39% +9.52%  
90% offered a salary of more than £22,000 £37,500 £23,579
10% offered a salary of more than £80,500 £70,250 £75,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000

SC Cleared is in the academic qualifications and professional certifications category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all academic qualifications and professional certifications cited in permanent job vacancies advertised in Berkshire.

Academic & Professional Certification
Berkshire
Permanent job vacancies requiring academic qualifications or professional certifications 925 1444 1815
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Berkshire 28.29% 32.42% 35.23%
Number of salaries quoted 713 1106 1224
Median salary £50,000 £52,500 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -4.76% +5.00%  
90% offered a salary of more than £29,000 £31,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £70,000 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,000
% change year-on-year - +1.19%  

SC Cleared
Job Vacancy Trend in Berkshire

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Berkshire citing SC Cleared as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the Qualifications category.

Job vacancy trend for SC Cleared in Berkshire

SC Cleared
Salary Trend in Berkshire

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

Salary trend for SC Cleared in Berkshire

SC Cleared
Salary Histogram in Berkshire

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing SC Cleared in Berkshire over the 3 months to 25 June 2017.

Salary histogram for SC Cleared in Berkshire

SC Cleared
Job Locations in Berkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing SC Cleared within the Berkshire region over the 3 months to 25 June 2017. 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 Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Reading +15 56 £51,250 -8.88% 13
Bracknell -10 11 £32,000 -20.00% 3
Slough +6 3 - - 1
SC Cleared
South East

For the 6 months to 25 June 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 Berkshire region with a requirement for SC Cleared.

1 163 (100.00%) Security Cleared
2 46 (28.22%) Cisco
3 45 (27.61%) Firewall
4 41 (25.15%) Juniper
5 31 (19.02%) Cisco Certification
5 31 (19.02%) Broadband
6 28 (17.18%) WAN
7 27 (16.56%) Linux
8 22 (13.50%) CCNA
8 22 (13.50%) Cybersecurity
9 20 (12.27%) DV Cleared
9 20 (12.27%) Microsoft
9 20 (12.27%) Python
9 20 (12.27%) Unix
9 20 (12.27%) Service Delivery
10 19 (11.66%) VMware
10 19 (11.66%) Big Data
11 18 (11.04%) VMware Infrastructure
11 18 (11.04%) Agile Software Development
11 18 (11.04%) Fujitsu
12 16 (9.82%) Java
12 16 (9.82%) PKI
12 16 (9.82%) Cisco Nexus
13 15 (9.20%) Logistics
14 14 (8.59%) Project Management
14 14 (8.59%) Presales
15 13 (7.98%) Data Centre
15 13 (7.98%) Multi-Factor Authentication
15 13 (7.98%) Fraud Detection
15 13 (7.98%) F5

SC Cleared
Co-occurring IT Skills in Berkshire 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 2 (1.23%) SharePoint
2 1 (0.61%) Confluence
2 1 (0.61%) MS Exchange
2 1 (0.61%) Oracle SOA Suite
Applications
1 5 (3.07%) Microsoft Office
2 2 (1.23%) Microsoft Project
2 2 (1.23%) MS Visio
3 1 (0.61%) Microsoft Excel
Business Applications
1 6 (3.68%) SAP GTS
Cloud Services
1 9 (5.52%) Microsoft Azure
2 4 (2.45%) IaaS
3 3 (1.84%) Azure Active Directory
3 3 (1.84%) PaaS
3 3 (1.84%) SuccessFactors
4 2 (1.23%) Amazon AWS
4 2 (1.23%) Cortana Intelligence Suite
5 1 (0.61%) iTunes
5 1 (0.61%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 45 (27.61%) Firewall
2 31 (19.02%) Broadband
3 28 (17.18%) WAN
4 16 (9.82%) Cisco Nexus
5 12 (7.36%) VPN
6 10 (6.13%) Ethernet
6 10 (6.13%) IPsec
6 10 (6.13%) IPv4
6 10 (6.13%) SSL
7 9 (5.52%) BGP
7 9 (5.52%) EIGRP
7 9 (5.52%) L2TP
7 9 (5.52%) MPLS
7 9 (5.52%) OSPF
7 9 (5.52%) PPP
7 9 (5.52%) xDSL
8 5 (3.07%) LAN
8 5 (3.07%) Network Security
8 5 (3.07%) Wireless
8 5 (3.07%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 19 (11.66%) Big Data
2 12 (7.36%) PostgreSQL
3 11 (6.75%) Hadoop
4 8 (4.91%) MongoDB
4 8 (4.91%) Neo4j
4 8 (4.91%) Pentaho
5 7 (4.29%) SQL Server
6 5 (3.07%) Data Warehouse
7 3 (1.84%) Azure SQL Database
7 3 (1.84%) GIS
7 3 (1.84%) QGIS
7 3 (1.84%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 2 (1.23%) Data Lake
8 2 (1.23%) Data Mining
8 2 (1.23%) Microsoft Analysis Services
8 2 (1.23%) Power BI
8 2 (1.23%) RDBMS
8 2 (1.23%) Relational Database
8 2 (1.23%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 2 (1.23%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 11 (6.75%) JIRA
2 8 (4.91%) JUnit
2 8 (4.91%) Talend Open Studio
3 4 (2.45%) TestDirector
4 2 (1.23%) JMeter
4 2 (1.23%) Rational DOORS
4 2 (1.23%) Selenium
4 2 (1.23%) Team Foundation Server
5 1 (0.61%) Atlassian Bamboo
5 1 (0.61%) Cucumber
5 1 (0.61%) Git (software)
5 1 (0.61%) Jenkins
5 1 (0.61%) LoadRunner
General
1 7 (4.29%) Legal
1 7 (4.29%) Manufacturing
2 6 (3.68%) Billing
3 4 (2.45%) Digital Economy
4 3 (1.84%) Law
4 3 (1.84%) Military
5 2 (1.23%) Finance
6 1 (0.61%) Retail
6 1 (0.61%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 27 (16.56%) Network Engineer
2 23 (14.11%) Architect
3 20 (12.27%) Cisco Engineer
4 18 (11.04%) Analyst
4 18 (11.04%) Support Engineer
5 14 (8.59%) Developer
5 14 (8.59%) Network Support
6 13 (7.98%) Cisco Network Engineer
6 13 (7.98%) Network Support Engineer
6 13 (7.98%) Security Architect
7 10 (6.13%) Junior
8 9 (5.52%) Consultant
9 8 (4.91%) Technical Manager
10 7 (4.29%) NOC Engineer
10 7 (4.29%) Open Source Developer
10 7 (4.29%) Senior Network Engineer
10 7 (4.29%) Senior Network Support
10 7 (4.29%) Senior Network Support Engineer
10 7 (4.29%) Senior Support Engineer
10 7 (4.29%) Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (5.52%) Web Services
2 8 (4.91%) ActiveMQ
2 8 (4.91%) AngularJS
2 8 (4.91%) Apache Camel
2 8 (4.91%) Apache CXF
2 8 (4.91%) D3.js
2 8 (4.91%) Drools
2 8 (4.91%) Hibernate
2 8 (4.91%) jBPM
2 8 (4.91%) Node.js
3 7 (4.29%) Elastic Stack
4 5 (3.07%) .NET
5 4 (2.45%) Middleware
6 3 (1.84%) ASP.NET
6 3 (1.84%) ASP.NET MVC
6 3 (1.84%) HTML
6 3 (1.84%) HTML5
6 3 (1.84%) jQuery
7 2 (1.23%) 802.1X
8 1 (0.61%) Regular Expression
Miscellaneous
1 16 (9.82%) PKI
2 13 (7.98%) Data Centre
3 11 (6.75%) Analytical Skills
4 8 (4.91%) Greenfield Project
5 6 (3.68%) Cyber Attack
5 6 (3.68%) Security Operations Centre
6 4 (2.45%) Mobile App
7 3 (1.84%) Private Cloud
8 2 (1.23%) Computer Science
8 2 (1.23%) Management Information System
8 2 (1.23%) Robotics
9 1 (0.61%) Clustering
9 1 (0.61%) Cyber Defence
9 1 (0.61%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
9 1 (0.61%) e-Health
9 1 (0.61%) Linux Command Line
9 1 (0.61%) User Experience
9 1 (0.61%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 27 (16.56%) Linux
2 20 (12.27%) Unix
3 13 (7.98%) Windows
4 9 (5.52%) CentOS
4 9 (5.52%) Ubuntu
5 7 (4.29%) Solaris
6 4 (2.45%) Windows XP
7 3 (1.84%) Windows Server 2012
8 2 (1.23%) Windows 7
8 2 (1.23%) Windows Server
9 1 (0.61%) Debian
9 1 (0.61%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 1 (0.61%) Windows 10
Processes & Methodologies
1 22 (13.50%) Cybersecurity
2 20 (12.27%) Service Delivery
3 18 (11.04%) Agile Software Development
4 15 (9.20%) Logistics
5 14 (8.59%) Presales
5 14 (8.59%) Project Management
6 13 (7.98%) Data Protection
6 13 (7.98%) Fraud Detection
6 13 (7.98%) Multi-Factor Authentication
6 13 (7.98%) Open Source
6 13 (7.98%) Security Architecture
6 13 (7.98%) SOA
7 12 (7.36%) Infrastructure Management
7 12 (7.36%) Mentoring
7 12 (7.36%) Unit Testing
8 11 (6.75%) Time Management
9 10 (6.13%) ITIL
9 10 (6.13%) Scrum
10 9 (5.52%) Load Balancing
10 9 (5.52%) Open Source Development
Programming Languages
1 20 (12.27%) Python
2 16 (9.82%) Java
3 10 (6.13%) SQL
4 9 (5.52%) C#
5 8 (4.91%) Jython
5 8 (4.91%) Perl
5 8 (4.91%) Shell Script
6 6 (3.68%) C++
6 6 (3.68%) JavaScript
7 3 (1.84%) VB.NET
8 2 (1.23%) PL/SQL
9 1 (0.61%) Bash Shell
9 1 (0.61%) C
9 1 (0.61%) Go
9 1 (0.61%) PowerShell
9 1 (0.61%) Ruby
9 1 (0.61%) Scala
9 1 (0.61%) VB
Qualifications
1 163 (100.00%) Security Cleared
2 31 (19.02%) Cisco Certification
3 22 (13.50%) CCNA
4 20 (12.27%) DV Cleared
5 13 (7.98%) CCNP
6 12 (7.36%) JNCIA
7 9 (5.52%) Degree
8 7 (4.29%) CCIE
8 7 (4.29%) CCSP
9 6 (3.68%) CEH
9 6 (3.68%) Microsoft Certification
10 5 (3.07%) MCSE
11 4 (2.45%) CISSP
11 4 (2.45%) CREST Certified
11 4 (2.45%) ISEB
11 4 (2.45%) SANS
11 4 (2.45%) Tigerscheme
12 3 (1.84%) MCSA
13 2 (1.23%) MCP
13 2 (1.23%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (6.13%) SLA
System Software
1 18 (11.04%) VMware Infrastructure
2 10 (6.13%) Hyper-V
3 7 (4.29%) vSphere
4 6 (3.68%) VMware ESXi
5 5 (3.07%) Active Directory
6 1 (0.61%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 6 (3.68%) vCenter Server
2 4 (2.45%) Endace
3 2 (1.23%) Forefront Identity Manager
3 2 (1.23%) Microsoft Intune
3 2 (1.23%) OpenView Configuration Management
3 2 (1.23%) SCCM
3 2 (1.23%) SCOM
3 2 (1.23%) SCSM
3 2 (1.23%) SCVMM
4 1 (0.61%) HP Quality Center
4 1 (0.61%) McAfee ePO
4 1 (0.61%) WSUS
Vendors
1 46 (28.22%) Cisco
2 41 (25.15%) Juniper
3 20 (12.27%) Microsoft
4 19 (11.66%) VMware
5 18 (11.04%) Fujitsu
6 13 (7.98%) F5
7 12 (7.36%) Jaspersoft
8 11 (6.75%) SAP
9 10 (6.13%) HP
10 8 (4.91%) Talend
11 6 (3.68%) LogRhythm
11 6 (3.68%) SEEBURGER
12 4 (2.45%) McAfee
13 3 (1.84%) ESRI
13 3 (1.84%) Mapinfo
13 3 (1.84%) Palo Alto
14 2 (1.23%) Aruba
14 2 (1.23%) Oracle
15 1 (0.61%) Citrix
15 1 (0.61%) Intel
Reading, Berkshire
Polar Recruitment
Salary: £20000 - £22000 per annum + Pension, Healthcare
Posted: 5 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Polar Recruitment
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum + Pension, Healthcare
Posted: 5 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
EMBS Ltd
Salary: £75k per year + Car allowance & Bens
Posted: 2 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 50,000 - 70,000 + excellent benefits and training
Posted: 2 days ago
Slough, Berkshire
Venturi
Salary: £65000 per annum + 10% Bonus and benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: UKP 85000 per year
Posted: 5 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: UKP 90000 per year
Posted: 4 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: UKP 48000 per year
Posted: 5 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: UKP 55000 per year
Posted: 4 days ago
Bracknell, Berkshire
Lorien Resourcing
Salary: Competitive Salary Package
Posted: 6 days ago
Bracknell, Berkshire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 35,000 + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
CGI
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 26 days ago
Thatcham, Berkshire
Raytheon Systems Ltd
Posted: 25 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
CGI
Posted: 25 days ago
Reading
Thales
Posted: 25 days ago