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 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
25 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Security Check (SC) Clearance
South East / Berkshire
Rank 101 85 39
Rank change year-on-year -16 -46  
Permanent jobs citing SC Cleared 86 151 305
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Berkshire 2.55% 3.05% 5.66%
As % of the Qualifications category 8.93% 9.34% 15.04%
Number of salaries quoted 53 125 176
Median salary £45,000 £55,000 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -18.18% -  
90% offered a salary of more than £20,500 £31,400 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £70,000 £75,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year - -5.26%  

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 963 1616 2028
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Berkshire 28.52% 32.69% 37.67%
Number of salaries quoted 698 1256 1357
Median salary £49,000 £52,500 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -6.66% +5.00%  
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £32,500 £28,000
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £70,000 £67,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,500

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 March 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 March 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 0 46 £42,150 -19.71% 7
Bracknell +7 15 £20,500 -54.44% 3
Newbury +13 1 - -
Maidenhead - 1 £18,000 -
SC Cleared
South East

SC Cleared
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 25 March 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.

1 200 (100.00%) Security Cleared
2 39 (19.50%) Cybersecurity
3 35 (17.50%) SAP
4 34 (17.00%) Firewall
5 33 (16.50%) Cisco
6 31 (15.50%) PKI
7 30 (15.00%) Data Protection
7 30 (15.00%) Service Delivery
7 30 (15.00%) Stakeholder Management
7 30 (15.00%) Juniper
7 30 (15.00%) Stakeholder and Relationship Management
8 29 (14.50%) DV Cleared
8 29 (14.50%) Fujitsu
9 27 (13.50%) Security Architecture
10 26 (13.00%) Fraud Detection
10 26 (13.00%) Multi-Factor Authentication
10 26 (13.00%) Project Management
11 25 (12.50%) Microsoft
12 23 (11.50%) Java
12 23 (11.50%) Linux
13 21 (10.50%) ITIL
14 19 (9.50%) CCNA
14 19 (9.50%) Cisco Certification
14 19 (9.50%) Big Data
15 17 (8.50%) Open Source
15 17 (8.50%) SIEM
15 17 (8.50%) Team Foundation Server
15 17 (8.50%) HP
15 17 (8.50%) MS Excel
16 16 (8.00%) Python

SC Cleared
Top Related 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 6 (3.00%) SharePoint
1 6 (3.00%) SharePoint 2013
1 6 (3.00%) SharePoint Server
2 3 (1.50%) Apache
2 3 (1.50%) Elasticsearch
2 3 (1.50%) nginx
2 3 (1.50%) OpenStack
3 2 (1.00%) WebLogic
3 2 (1.00%) WebSphere
4 1 (0.50%) BizTalk Server
4 1 (0.50%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 17 (8.50%) MS Excel
2 5 (2.50%) MS Project
3 4 (2.00%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 7 (3.50%) SAP CO
1 7 (3.50%) SAP FI
1 7 (3.50%) SAP FI/CO
2 5 (2.50%) Primavera
2 5 (2.50%) SAP PS
3 3 (1.50%) SAP GRC
Cloud Services
1 12 (6.00%) Microsoft Azure
2 7 (3.50%) Office 365
3 5 (2.50%) Amazon AWS
4 4 (2.00%) IaaS
5 3 (1.50%) Cloud Computing
5 3 (1.50%) PaaS
6 2 (1.00%) SuccessFactors
7 1 (0.50%) iTunes
Communications & Networking
1 34 (17.00%) Firewall
2 15 (7.50%) WAN
3 13 (6.50%) Broadband
4 12 (6.00%) Intrusion Detection
5 10 (5.00%) TCP/IP
5 10 (5.00%) Wireless
6 9 (4.50%) LAN
7 8 (4.00%) Intranet
7 8 (4.00%) Network Security
8 6 (3.00%) Cisco Nexus
8 6 (3.00%) Internet
9 5 (2.50%) HTTP
10 4 (2.00%) SSH
10 4 (2.00%) Wireless Security
10 4 (2.00%) Wireshark
11 3 (1.50%) IPv4
11 3 (1.50%) SMS
12 2 (1.00%) ICMP
12 2 (1.00%) ISDN
12 2 (1.00%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 19 (9.50%) Big Data
2 12 (6.00%) Hadoop
3 11 (5.50%) PostgreSQL
4 10 (5.00%) MongoDB
4 10 (5.00%) SQL Server
5 8 (4.00%) SAP BW
6 7 (3.50%) Neo4j
6 7 (3.50%) Pentaho
7 6 (3.00%) SQL Server 2008
7 6 (3.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 6 (3.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 3 (1.50%) Apache Cassandra
8 3 (1.50%) Redis
8 3 (1.50%) Riak
9 2 (1.00%) Oracle Database
9 2 (1.00%) Oracle Reports
9 2 (1.00%) RDBMS
9 2 (1.00%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 17 (8.50%) Team Foundation Server
2 12 (6.00%) JIRA
3 8 (4.00%) JUnit
4 7 (3.50%) Git (software)
4 7 (3.50%) Talend Open Studio
5 4 (2.00%) Bugzilla
5 4 (2.00%) Subversion
5 4 (2.00%) TestDirector
5 4 (2.00%) Trac
6 3 (1.50%) Jenkins
6 3 (1.50%) Selenium
General
1 4 (2.00%) Telecoms
2 3 (1.50%) Finance
2 3 (1.50%) Manufacturing
2 3 (1.50%) Military
3 2 (1.00%) Aerospace
4 1 (0.50%) Back Office
4 1 (0.50%) Legal
4 1 (0.50%) Retail
Job Titles
1 31 (15.50%) Architect
2 29 (14.50%) Developer
2 29 (14.50%) Security Architect
3 21 (10.50%) Analyst
4 16 (8.00%) Network Engineer
5 15 (7.50%) Consultant
6 13 (6.50%) Open Source Developer
6 13 (6.50%) SAP Consultant
6 13 (6.50%) Support Engineer
7 11 (5.50%) Cisco Analyst
7 11 (5.50%) SIEM Analyst
7 11 (5.50%) Test Leader
8 10 (5.00%) Network Support
9 9 (4.50%) 1st Line Support
9 9 (4.50%) Big Data Developer
9 9 (4.50%) Cisco Engineer
9 9 (4.50%) Network Support Engineer
9 9 (4.50%) Security Engineer
10 8 (4.00%) Technical Manager
11 7 (3.50%) SAP Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 16 (8.00%) AngularJS
2 10 (5.00%) HTML
3 9 (4.50%) XML
4 8 (4.00%) Hibernate
4 8 (4.00%) Web Services
5 7 (3.50%) ActiveMQ
5 7 (3.50%) Apache Camel
5 7 (3.50%) Apache CXF
5 7 (3.50%) BAPI
5 7 (3.50%) D3.js
5 7 (3.50%) Drools
5 7 (3.50%) HTML5
5 7 (3.50%) jBPM
5 7 (3.50%) Node.js
5 7 (3.50%) SAP Fiori
5 7 (3.50%) SAPUI5
6 6 (3.00%) ASP.NET MVC 5
6 6 (3.00%) Elastic Stack
6 6 (3.00%) Handlebars
6 6 (3.00%) React
Miscellaneous
1 31 (15.50%) PKI
2 14 (7.00%) Analytical Skills
3 7 (3.50%) Data Centre
4 6 (3.00%) e-Health
5 5 (2.50%) Security Operations Centre
6 4 (2.00%) Cyber Attack
6 4 (2.00%) Mobile App
7 3 (1.50%) Data Protection Act
7 3 (1.50%) Linux Command Line
8 1 (0.50%) Cyber Defence
8 1 (0.50%) Device Driver
8 1 (0.50%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
8 1 (0.50%) N-Tier
8 1 (0.50%) Replication
8 1 (0.50%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 23 (11.50%) Linux
2 11 (5.50%) CentOS
2 11 (5.50%) Ubuntu
2 11 (5.50%) Unix
2 11 (5.50%) Windows
3 7 (3.50%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 4 (2.00%) Debian
4 4 (2.00%) Solaris
4 4 (2.00%) Windows Server
5 3 (1.50%) Windows Server 2012
5 3 (1.50%) Windows XP
6 2 (1.00%) Windows 10
7 1 (0.50%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 39 (19.50%) Cybersecurity
2 30 (15.00%) Data Protection
2 30 (15.00%) Service Delivery
2 30 (15.00%) Stakeholder and Relationship Management
2 30 (15.00%) Stakeholder Management
3 27 (13.50%) Security Architecture
4 26 (13.00%) Fraud Detection
4 26 (13.00%) Multi-Factor Authentication
4 26 (13.00%) Project Management
5 21 (10.50%) ITIL
6 17 (8.50%) Open Source
6 17 (8.50%) SIEM
7 16 (8.00%) Agile Software Development
7 16 (8.00%) Time Management
8 15 (7.50%) SOA
9 14 (7.00%) Logistics
9 14 (7.00%) Open Source Development
9 14 (7.00%) Validation
10 13 (6.50%) Release Management
11 12 (6.00%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 23 (11.50%) Java
2 16 (8.00%) Python
3 15 (7.50%) JavaScript
4 14 (7.00%) C#
4 14 (7.00%) SQL
5 7 (3.50%) ABAP
5 7 (3.50%) Bash Shell
5 7 (3.50%) C++
5 7 (3.50%) Jython
5 7 (3.50%) T-SQL
6 6 (3.00%) VB.NET
7 5 (2.50%) C
8 2 (1.00%) Ada
9 1 (0.50%) Perl
9 1 (0.50%) PowerShell
9 1 (0.50%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 200 (100.00%) Security Cleared
2 29 (14.50%) DV Cleared
3 19 (9.50%) CCNA
3 19 (9.50%) Cisco Certification
4 16 (8.00%) CISSP
5 13 (6.50%) CEH
5 13 (6.50%) SANS
6 7 (3.50%) ITIL Certification
7 6 (3.00%) Microsoft Certification
8 5 (2.50%) Degree
8 5 (2.50%) JNCIA
9 4 (2.00%) CCNP
9 4 (2.00%) CREST Certified
9 4 (2.00%) Tigerscheme
10 3 (1.50%) CISM
11 2 (1.00%) CISA
11 2 (1.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
12 1 (0.50%) CCSA
12 1 (0.50%) GIAC
12 1 (0.50%) IISP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (2.50%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 5 (2.50%) PCI DSS
2 4 (2.00%) Sarbanes-Oxley
3 3 (1.50%) GDPR
3 3 (1.50%) SLA
4 2 (1.00%) PMO
System Software
1 10 (5.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 4 (2.00%) Hyper-V
2 4 (2.00%) vSphere
3 3 (1.50%) Apache ZooKeeper
3 3 (1.50%) Docker
3 3 (1.50%) HDFS
3 3 (1.50%) KVM
3 3 (1.50%) VirtualBox
3 3 (1.50%) VMware ESXi
3 3 (1.50%) XenApp
4 2 (1.00%) Active Directory
4 2 (1.00%) Virtual Machines
4 2 (1.00%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 12 (6.00%) Endace
2 3 (1.50%) Ambari
2 3 (1.50%) Hadoop YARN
2 3 (1.50%) Kibana
2 3 (1.50%) OpenView Configuration Management
3 2 (1.00%) Ansible
3 2 (1.00%) Backup Exec
3 2 (1.00%) SELinux
4 1 (0.50%) McAfee ePO
4 1 (0.50%) WSUS
Vendors
1 35 (17.50%) SAP
2 33 (16.50%) Cisco
3 30 (15.00%) Juniper
4 29 (14.50%) Fujitsu
5 25 (12.50%) Microsoft
6 17 (8.50%) HP
7 12 (6.00%) Jaspersoft
7 12 (6.00%) LogRhythm
8 10 (5.00%) VMware
9 7 (3.50%) Talend
10 5 (2.50%) Intel Security
11 4 (2.00%) F5
11 4 (2.00%) Oracle
12 3 (1.50%) CA
12 3 (1.50%) Citrix
12 3 (1.50%) Huawei
12 3 (1.50%) Red Hat
13 2 (1.00%) ForgeRock
13 2 (1.00%) IBM
13 2 (1.00%) NetIQ
Thatcham, Berkshire
Raytheon Systems Ltd
Salary: Competitive plus benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £45,000 - £55,000
Posted: 3 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £50,000 - £80,000 + excellent package
Posted: 4 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £35,000 - £40,000 and comprehensive package
Posted: 3 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Global Technology Solutions Ltd
Salary: £55000 - £60000 per annum + shift allowance+ben
Posted: 5 days ago
Berkshire
Modis International Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 15 days ago