Period
to 15 February 2019

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Bristol with a requirement for SC Cleared qualifications. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered over the 6 months to 15 February 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Security Check (SC) Clearance
South West > Bristol
6 months to
15 Feb 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 43 59 62
Rank change year-on-year +16 +3 -30
Permanent jobs citing SC Cleared 239 179 157
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Bristol 6.55% 5.02% 4.75%
As % of the Qualifications category 28.08% 18.63% 17.70%
Number of salaries quoted 106 101 100
Bristol median annual salary £47,500 £42,500 £41,250
Median salary % change year-on-year +11.76% +3.03% -2.94%
10th Percentile £31,250 £25,500 £29,650
90th Percentile £71,250 £56,250 £80,000
South West median annual salary £50,000 £42,500 £41,000
% change year-on-year +17.65% +3.66% -

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 permanent job vacancies advertised in Bristol with a requirement for academic qualifications or professional certifications.

All Academic and Professional Certifications
Bristol
Permanent vacancies requiring academic qualifications or professional certifications 851 961 887
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Bristol 23.32% 26.93% 26.81%
Number of salaries quoted 579 706 680
Bristol median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.88% - +1.19%
10th Percentile £26,750 £24,000 £24,225
90th Percentile £72,500 £63,750 £67,500
South West median annual salary £45,000 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +8.43% +3.75% -

SC Cleared
Job Vacancy Trend in Bristol

Job postings citing SC Cleared as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Bristol.

Job vacancy trend for SC Cleared in Bristol

SC Cleared
Salary Trend in Bristol

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

Salary trend for SC Cleared in Bristol

SC Cleared
Salary Histogram in Bristol

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing SC Cleared in Bristol over the 6 months to 15 February 2019.

Salary histogram for SC Cleared in Bristol

For the 6 months to 15 February 2019, IT jobs citing SC Cleared also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads across the Bristol region with a requirement for SC Cleared.

1 239 (100.00%) Security Cleared
2 79 (33.05%) Degree
2 79 (33.05%) C
3 76 (31.80%) Agile Software Development
4 52 (21.76%) Software Engineering
4 52 (21.76%) Military
5 47 (19.67%) JavaScript
6 46 (19.25%) Java
7 41 (17.15%) Systems Engineering
8 38 (15.90%) DV Cleared
9 36 (15.06%) TOGAF
10 34 (14.23%) Legal
10 34 (14.23%) C++
10 34 (14.23%) Computer Science
10 34 (14.23%) Stakeholder Engagement
11 32 (13.39%) Continuous Integration
12 31 (12.97%) UML
13 30 (12.55%) Linux
14 29 (12.13%) Project Management
14 29 (12.13%) JIRA
15 28 (11.72%) Computer Science Degree
16 27 (11.30%) Git (software)
16 27 (11.30%) Qt
16 27 (11.30%) OO
17 25 (10.46%) Windows
18 23 (9.62%) Analytics
18 23 (9.62%) Customer Requirements
19 22 (9.21%) Big Data
19 22 (9.21%) HTML
19 22 (9.21%) Aerospace

SC Cleared
Co-occurring IT Skills in Bristol 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 9 (3.77%) Apache
2 7 (2.93%) Tomcat
3 6 (2.51%) JBoss
3 6 (2.51%) Jetty
3 6 (2.51%) WebSphere
4 5 (2.09%) SharePoint
5 3 (1.26%) IIS
6 2 (0.84%) Exchange Server 2010
6 2 (0.84%) MS Exchange
6 2 (0.84%) SharePoint 2013
7 1 (0.42%) Alfresco
7 1 (0.42%) ArcGIS
7 1 (0.42%) Drupal
7 1 (0.42%) Exchange Server 2013
7 1 (0.42%) GeoServer
7 1 (0.42%) GlassFish
7 1 (0.42%) Oracle Spatial
7 1 (0.42%) WebLogic
Applications
1 9 (3.77%) Microsoft Office
2 3 (1.26%) MS Visio
3 2 (0.84%) Microsoft Excel
3 2 (0.84%) Microsoft Project
4 1 (0.42%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 2 (0.84%) Primavera
Cloud Services
1 8 (3.35%) Microsoft Azure
2 7 (2.93%) Cloud Computing
3 5 (2.09%) Amazon AWS
3 5 (2.09%) Office 365
4 3 (1.26%) Azure Active Directory
5 2 (0.84%) Google Cloud Platform
6 1 (0.42%) Amazon CloudWatch
6 1 (0.42%) AWS CloudFormation
6 1 (0.42%) Datadog
6 1 (0.42%) SaaS
6 1 (0.42%) Serverless
Communications & Networking
1 13 (5.44%) Firewall
2 10 (4.18%) Link 16
2 10 (4.18%) Link 22
2 10 (4.18%) Tactical Data Link
3 5 (2.09%) Wireless
4 4 (1.67%) Software-Defined Networking
4 4 (1.67%) VPN
5 3 (1.26%) DHCP
5 3 (1.26%) DNS
5 3 (1.26%) Internet
5 3 (1.26%) Kerberos
6 2 (0.84%) ATM
6 2 (0.84%) Intranet
7 1 (0.42%) 802.11
7 1 (0.42%) Cisco IOS
7 1 (0.42%) SAN
7 1 (0.42%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 22 (9.21%) Big Data
2 7 (2.93%) Geospatial Data
2 7 (2.93%) Oracle Database
2 7 (2.93%) PostgreSQL
3 5 (2.09%) Oracle Database 11g
4 3 (1.26%) SQL Server
5 2 (0.84%) MongoDB
5 2 (0.84%) Oracle Database 12c
5 2 (0.84%) Oracle Reports
5 2 (0.84%) RDBMS
5 2 (0.84%) Relational Database
6 1 (0.42%) GIS
6 1 (0.42%) QGIS
Development Applications
1 29 (12.13%) JIRA
2 27 (11.30%) Git (software)
3 11 (4.60%) Atlassian Bamboo
3 11 (4.60%) Eclipse
4 10 (4.18%) Bitbucket
4 10 (4.18%) JIRA Agile
4 10 (4.18%) Visual Studio
5 8 (3.35%) Jenkins
6 7 (2.93%) Cucumber
6 7 (2.93%) Maven
6 7 (2.93%) Rational DOORS
7 6 (2.51%) Selenium
7 6 (2.51%) Sonatype Nexus
8 5 (2.09%) LabVIEW
8 5 (2.09%) SoapUI
9 3 (1.26%) Team Foundation Server
10 2 (0.84%) Oracle APEX
10 2 (0.84%) Oracle Forms
10 2 (0.84%) Vagrant
10 2 (0.84%) VectorCAST
General
1 52 (21.76%) Military
2 34 (14.23%) Legal
3 22 (9.21%) Aerospace
4 17 (7.11%) Manufacturing
5 16 (6.69%) Finance
5 16 (6.69%) Marketing
6 10 (4.18%) Electronics
6 10 (4.18%) Retail
6 10 (4.18%) Telecoms
7 6 (2.51%) Law
8 3 (1.26%) Banking
9 2 (0.84%) Avionics
Job Titles
1 43 (17.99%) Developer
2 37 (15.48%) Architect
3 31 (12.97%) Software Engineer
4 21 (8.79%) Consultant
5 15 (6.28%) Java Developer
6 13 (5.44%) Analyst
7 12 (5.02%) Security Architect
7 12 (5.02%) Systems Architect
8 11 (4.60%) Senior Systems Engineer
9 9 (3.77%) Project Manager
9 9 (3.77%) Systems Engineer
10 8 (3.35%) Enterprise Architect
10 8 (3.35%) Senior Developer
11 7 (2.93%) C++ Developer
11 7 (2.93%) Solutions Architect
12 6 (2.51%) .NET Developer
12 6 (2.51%) ASP.NET Developer
12 6 (2.51%) Business Analyst
12 6 (2.51%) Test Engineer
13 5 (2.09%) Senior Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 27 (11.30%) Qt
2 22 (9.21%) HTML
3 20 (8.37%) Boost C++ Libraries
3 20 (8.37%) jQuery
3 20 (8.37%) Velocity
4 19 (7.95%) JSF
5 17 (7.11%) .NET
6 13 (5.44%) .NET Framework
6 13 (5.44%) AngularJS
6 13 (5.44%) Java EE
7 12 (5.02%) ASP.NET
7 12 (5.02%) Entity Framework
8 11 (4.60%) React
9 10 (4.18%) ASP.NET MVC
9 10 (4.18%) ModSecurity
9 10 (4.18%) SOAP
9 10 (4.18%) Vue.js
10 9 (3.77%) CSS
11 8 (3.35%) Middleware
11 8 (3.35%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 21 (8.79%) Management Information System
2 8 (3.35%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
3 7 (2.93%) Analytical Skills
4 5 (2.09%) 3D Graphics
4 5 (2.09%) Tandem
5 4 (1.67%) Clustering
5 4 (1.67%) Driving Licence
6 3 (1.26%) CESG
6 3 (1.26%) CESG CLAS
6 3 (1.26%) Data Centre
6 3 (1.26%) PKI
6 3 (1.26%) Taxonomies
6 3 (1.26%) User Experience
7 2 (0.84%) ASIC
7 2 (0.84%) Security Operations Centre
7 2 (0.84%) Self-Motivation
7 2 (0.84%) Verilog
7 2 (0.84%) VHDL
8 1 (0.42%) Linux Command Line
8 1 (0.42%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 30 (12.55%) Linux
2 25 (10.46%) Windows
3 8 (3.35%) Windows Server
4 6 (2.51%) Windows Server 2012
5 5 (2.09%) Windows Server 2008
6 4 (1.67%) Windows 10
7 2 (0.84%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 2 (0.84%) Solaris
7 2 (0.84%) Ubuntu
7 2 (0.84%) Unix
8 1 (0.42%) AIX
8 1 (0.42%) Android
8 1 (0.42%) Apple iOS
8 1 (0.42%) CentOS
8 1 (0.42%) DC/OS
8 1 (0.42%) Debian
8 1 (0.42%) HPUX
Processes & Methodologies
1 76 (31.80%) Agile Software Development
2 52 (21.76%) Software Engineering
3 41 (17.15%) Systems Engineering
4 36 (15.06%) TOGAF
5 34 (14.23%) Computer Science
5 34 (14.23%) Stakeholder Engagement
6 32 (13.39%) Continuous Integration
7 31 (12.97%) UML
8 29 (12.13%) Project Management
9 27 (11.30%) OO
10 23 (9.62%) Analytics
10 23 (9.62%) Customer Requirements
11 22 (9.21%) Information Security
12 21 (8.79%) Business Intelligence
13 20 (8.37%) ITIL
13 20 (8.37%) Presales
13 20 (8.37%) SysML
14 19 (7.95%) Problem-Solving
15 18 (7.53%) Validation
16 17 (7.11%) Mathematics
Programming Languages
1 79 (33.05%) C
2 47 (19.67%) JavaScript
3 46 (19.25%) Java
4 34 (14.23%) C++
5 21 (8.79%) Python
6 20 (8.37%) C#
7 10 (4.18%) Ada
7 10 (4.18%) Lua
8 9 (3.77%) PowerShell
8 9 (3.77%) SQL
9 7 (2.93%) Assembly Language
10 6 (2.51%) Embedded C
11 5 (2.09%) Go
11 5 (2.09%) Objective-C
12 4 (1.67%) PHP
13 2 (0.84%) Java 8
13 2 (0.84%) PL/SQL
14 1 (0.42%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 239 (100.00%) Security Cleared
2 79 (33.05%) Degree
3 38 (15.90%) DV Cleared
4 28 (11.72%) Computer Science Degree
5 18 (7.53%) CISSP
6 16 (6.69%) CESG Certified Professional
7 15 (6.28%) CISM
8 9 (3.77%) Chartered Engineer
9 7 (2.93%) ITIL Certification
10 6 (2.51%) CLAS
11 5 (2.09%) ISTQB
12 4 (1.67%) CITP
12 4 (1.67%) IIBA
12 4 (1.67%) ISEB
13 3 (1.26%) CEH
13 3 (1.26%) IISP
14 2 (0.84%) APMP
14 2 (0.84%) Microsoft Certification
15 1 (0.42%) Cisco Certification
15 1 (0.42%) CRISC
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (5.02%) GDPR
2 8 (3.35%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 7 (2.93%) IEC 61508
4 6 (2.51%) RMADS
5 5 (2.09%) ISO/IEC 15288
6 4 (1.67%) SLA
7 3 (1.26%) DO-178B
7 3 (1.26%) DO-254
7 3 (1.26%) HMG Security Policy Framework
7 3 (1.26%) QA
8 2 (0.84%) Def Stans
9 1 (0.42%) PMO
System Software
1 8 (3.35%) Active Directory
2 4 (1.67%) Docker
2 4 (1.67%) VMware Infrastructure
3 3 (1.26%) Hyper-V
4 1 (0.42%) Virtual Machines
4 1 (0.42%) VirtualBox
4 1 (0.42%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 6 (2.51%) HP Quality Center
2 5 (2.09%) HP ALM
3 3 (1.26%) Ansible
3 3 (1.26%) Kubernetes
4 2 (0.84%) Computer Incident Response Team
4 2 (0.84%) Opscode Chef
4 2 (0.84%) Packer
4 2 (0.84%) PTC Integrity
4 2 (0.84%) Puppet
4 2 (0.84%) Terraform
5 1 (0.42%) Backup Exec
5 1 (0.42%) Docker Swarm
5 1 (0.42%) NetBackup
Vendors
1 17 (7.11%) Microsoft
2 12 (5.02%) Oracle
2 12 (5.02%) VMware
3 11 (4.60%) IBM
3 11 (4.60%) SAP
4 10 (4.18%) Atlassian
5 9 (3.77%) HP
6 6 (2.51%) Cisco
7 5 (2.09%) IBM Sterling
8 3 (1.26%) Citrix
8 3 (1.26%) McAfee
8 3 (1.26%) Xerox
9 2 (0.84%) PTC
9 2 (0.84%) Red Hat
10 1 (0.42%) ESRI
10 1 (0.42%) Google
10 1 (0.42%) Juniper
10 1 (0.42%) New Relic
10 1 (0.42%) Splunk
10 1 (0.42%) Veeam