Period
to 21 November 2017

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

Security Check (SC) Clearance
South West > Bristol
6 months to
21 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 46 48 50
Rank change year-on-year +2 +2 -10
Permanent jobs citing SC Cleared 238 175 205
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Bristol 6.19% 5.47% 5.45%
As % of the Qualifications category 21.29% 19.84% 17.70%
Number of salaries quoted 130 124 165
Bristol median annual salary £40,750 £45,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -9.44% +5.88% -5.56%
10th Percentile £27,375 £29,050 £30,000
90th Percentile £70,000 £85,000 £55,850
South West median annual salary £43,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year +1.18% - -5.56%

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 1118 882 1158
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Bristol 29.08% 27.57% 30.77%
Number of salaries quoted 831 691 934
Bristol median annual salary £41,000 £43,000 £40,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -4.65% +6.17% +1.25%
10th Percentile £24,000 £26,250 £23,750
90th Percentile £65,000 £73,750 £63,750
South West median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

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 21 November 2017.

Salary histogram for SC Cleared in Bristol

For the 6 months to 21 November 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 Bristol region with a requirement for SC Cleared.

1 238 (100.00%) Security Cleared
2 81 (34.03%) ITIL
3 67 (28.15%) Linux
4 62 (26.05%) Service Management
5 60 (25.21%) Degree
6 58 (24.37%) Windows
7 57 (23.95%) Software Engineering
8 54 (22.69%) DV Cleared
9 50 (21.01%) Information Security
10 47 (19.75%) ITSM
10 47 (19.75%) Java
11 43 (18.07%) Agile Software Development
12 42 (17.65%) SIEM
13 41 (17.23%) Unix
14 40 (16.81%) Microsoft
14 40 (16.81%) Cybersecurity
15 39 (16.39%) TCP/IP
15 39 (16.39%) Project Management
15 39 (16.39%) C
15 39 (16.39%) Management Information System
16 33 (13.87%) Business Intelligence
17 32 (13.45%) .NET
18 30 (12.61%) UML
18 30 (12.61%) Internet
18 30 (12.61%) Mentoring
19 28 (11.76%) HTML
19 28 (11.76%) Visual Studio
20 27 (11.34%) SQL Server
20 27 (11.34%) Computer Science
21 26 (10.92%) Coaching

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 19 (7.98%) CMS
2 10 (4.20%) SharePoint
3 5 (2.10%) Apache
3 5 (2.10%) IIS
3 5 (2.10%) SharePoint 2013
3 5 (2.10%) Tomcat
4 4 (1.68%) BizTalk Server
4 4 (1.68%) Drupal
5 3 (1.26%) Moodle
5 3 (1.26%) Oracle SOA Suite
5 3 (1.26%) WebSphere
6 2 (0.84%) Exchange Server 2010
6 2 (0.84%) iPlanet
6 2 (0.84%) JBoss
6 2 (0.84%) MS Exchange
6 2 (0.84%) MS Project Server
6 2 (0.84%) Oracle Application Server
6 2 (0.84%) WebLogic
7 1 (0.42%) Alfresco
7 1 (0.42%) Joomla!
Applications
1 15 (6.30%) Adobe Creative Suite
1 15 (6.30%) Adobe Illustrator
2 10 (4.20%) Microsoft Excel
3 8 (3.36%) Microsoft Office
4 7 (2.94%) Microsoft Project
5 3 (1.26%) Simulink
6 1 (0.42%) Microsoft PowerPoint
6 1 (0.42%) MS Visio
6 1 (0.42%) Siemens NX
Business Applications
1 2 (0.84%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
2 1 (0.42%) Cognos Business Intelligence
2 1 (0.42%) Cognos TM1
2 1 (0.42%) LabWindows
2 1 (0.42%) Teamcenter
Cloud Services
1 14 (5.88%) Microsoft Azure
2 10 (4.20%) Cloud Computing
3 9 (3.78%) Office 365
4 5 (2.10%) SaaS
5 2 (0.84%) Amazon AWS
5 2 (0.84%) Dynamics 365
Communications & Networking
1 39 (16.39%) TCP/IP
2 30 (12.61%) Internet
3 25 (10.50%) DNS
4 16 (6.72%) DHCP
4 16 (6.72%) Firewall
5 7 (2.94%) FTP
5 7 (2.94%) HTTP
6 6 (2.52%) Network Security
6 6 (2.52%) Wireless
7 5 (2.10%) 802.11
8 2 (0.84%) Intrusion Detection
8 2 (0.84%) SAN
8 2 (0.84%) VLAN
8 2 (0.84%) VPN
9 1 (0.42%) PuTTY
9 1 (0.42%) WinSCP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 27 (11.34%) SQL Server
2 18 (7.56%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 16 (6.72%) Data Warehouse
4 14 (5.88%) SQL Server 2012
4 14 (5.88%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 13 (5.46%) Power BI
6 11 (4.62%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
6 11 (4.62%) SQL Server 2014
7 5 (2.10%) Geospatial Data
7 5 (2.10%) MS Access
7 5 (2.10%) QlikView
8 3 (1.26%) Oracle Database
8 3 (1.26%) SQL Server 2016
9 2 (0.84%) SQL Server 2005
9 2 (0.84%) SQL Server 2008
10 1 (0.42%) Crystal Reports
10 1 (0.42%) MongoDB
10 1 (0.42%) MySQL
10 1 (0.42%) Oracle Database 11g
10 1 (0.42%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 28 (11.76%) Visual Studio
2 15 (6.30%) Team Foundation Server
3 7 (2.94%) Subversion
4 6 (2.52%) Eclipse
5 5 (2.10%) Maven
5 5 (2.10%) Rational Rhapsody
6 4 (1.68%) Git (software)
7 3 (1.26%) Ant
7 3 (1.26%) Selenium
8 2 (0.84%) Apache Ivy
8 2 (0.84%) GCC
8 2 (0.84%) Gerrit
8 2 (0.84%) Jenkins
8 2 (0.84%) Sonatype Nexus
8 2 (0.84%) SpecFlow
9 1 (0.42%) GitLab
9 1 (0.42%) MSTest
9 1 (0.42%) Oracle APEX
9 1 (0.42%) SoapUI
9 1 (0.42%) TestNG
General
1 26 (10.92%) Finance
2 23 (9.66%) Manufacturing
3 19 (7.98%) Electronics
4 16 (6.72%) Marketing
5 15 (6.30%) Games
5 15 (6.30%) Multimedia
5 15 (6.30%) Telecoms
6 14 (5.88%) Aerospace
7 3 (1.26%) Military
8 2 (0.84%) Advertising
8 2 (0.84%) Avionics
8 2 (0.84%) Legal
9 1 (0.42%) Automotive
9 1 (0.42%) Law
9 1 (0.42%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 56 (23.53%) Analyst
2 40 (16.81%) Developer
3 31 (13.03%) Consultant
4 20 (8.40%) Architect
4 20 (8.40%) SOC Analyst
5 18 (7.56%) Systems Engineer
6 17 (7.14%) Software Engineer
7 15 (6.30%) Multimedia Developer
8 14 (5.88%) Security Engineer
9 11 (4.62%) Senior Analyst
10 9 (3.78%) Business Intelligence Developer
10 9 (3.78%) Support Analyst
11 8 (3.36%) Project Manager
11 8 (3.36%) Solutions Architect
11 8 (3.36%) Technical Architect
12 7 (2.94%) 2nd Line Support
12 7 (2.94%) C++ Software Engineer
12 7 (2.94%) Cybersecurity Engineer
12 7 (2.94%) Security Analyst
13 6 (2.52%) IT Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 32 (13.45%) .NET
2 28 (11.76%) HTML
3 23 (9.66%) HTML5
4 15 (6.30%) Flash
4 15 (6.30%) XML
5 14 (5.88%) CSS
6 6 (2.52%) ASP.NET
6 6 (2.52%) CSS3
6 6 (2.52%) Middleware
7 5 (2.10%) 802.1X
7 5 (2.10%) Classic ASP
8 4 (1.68%) JSF
8 4 (1.68%) Spring
8 4 (1.68%) Web Services
9 3 (1.26%) Java EE
9 3 (1.26%) XSLT
10 2 (0.84%) .NET Framework
10 2 (0.84%) J2EE
10 2 (0.84%) JAX-WS
10 2 (0.84%) XHTML
Miscellaneous
1 39 (16.39%) Management Information System
2 27 (11.34%) Computer Science
3 22 (9.24%) Cyberthreat
3 22 (9.24%) Security Operations Centre
4 17 (7.14%) Analytical Skills
5 15 (6.30%) e-Learning
6 9 (3.78%) Cyber Defence
7 8 (3.36%) Data Centre
8 6 (2.52%) Algorithms
8 6 (2.52%) CESG
8 6 (2.52%) Driving Licence
9 5 (2.10%) Embedded Systems
9 5 (2.10%) Enterprise Software
9 5 (2.10%) Life Science
10 3 (1.26%) Client/Server
10 3 (1.26%) Learning Management System
10 3 (1.26%) PMI
10 3 (1.26%) Robotics
11 2 (0.84%) Verilog
11 2 (0.84%) VHDL
Operating Systems
1 67 (28.15%) Linux
2 58 (24.37%) Windows
3 41 (17.23%) Unix
4 8 (3.36%) Windows 10
5 3 (1.26%) Android
5 3 (1.26%) Apple iOS
5 3 (1.26%) Windows Server
6 2 (0.84%) AIX
6 2 (0.84%) HPUX
6 2 (0.84%) Solaris
6 2 (0.84%) SUSE
6 2 (0.84%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
7 1 (0.42%) CentOS
7 1 (0.42%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 1 (0.42%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 81 (34.03%) ITIL
2 62 (26.05%) Service Management
3 57 (23.95%) Software Engineering
4 50 (21.01%) Information Security
5 47 (19.75%) ITSM
6 43 (18.07%) Agile Software Development
7 42 (17.65%) SIEM
8 40 (16.81%) Cybersecurity
9 39 (16.39%) Project Management
10 33 (13.87%) Business Intelligence
11 30 (12.61%) Mentoring
11 30 (12.61%) UML
12 26 (10.92%) Coaching
13 24 (10.08%) Programme Management
14 22 (9.24%) Network Monitoring
14 22 (9.24%) Security Operations
15 21 (8.82%) Security Architecture
15 21 (8.82%) TOGAF
16 20 (8.40%) MODAF
17 19 (7.98%) Content Management
Programming Languages
1 47 (19.75%) Java
2 39 (16.39%) C
3 26 (10.92%) SQL
4 23 (9.66%) Python
5 20 (8.40%) PowerShell
6 19 (7.98%) C#
7 15 (6.30%) C++
8 13 (5.46%) T-SQL
9 12 (5.04%) Shell Script
10 10 (4.20%) Perl
11 9 (3.78%) Bash Shell
11 9 (3.78%) JavaScript
12 7 (2.94%) PHP
13 6 (2.52%) MATLAB
14 5 (2.10%) Ada
14 5 (2.10%) VBA
15 2 (0.84%) Assembly Language
15 2 (0.84%) C-shell
15 2 (0.84%) Fortran
15 2 (0.84%) Korn
Qualifications
1 238 (100.00%) Security Cleared
2 60 (25.21%) Degree
3 54 (22.69%) DV Cleared
4 24 (10.08%) CISSP
4 24 (10.08%) GCIA
4 24 (10.08%) SANS
5 21 (8.82%) CREST Certified
5 21 (8.82%) GCIH
6 11 (4.62%) Computer Science Degree
7 9 (3.78%) CESG Certified Professional
8 8 (3.36%) ITIL Certification
9 6 (2.52%) ISEB
10 5 (2.10%) CITP
11 3 (1.26%) APMP
11 3 (1.26%) GSEC
11 3 (1.26%) ISTQB
11 3 (1.26%) Numerate Degree
11 3 (1.26%) PMI Certification
12 2 (0.84%) CISM
13 1 (0.42%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 24 (10.08%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 10 (4.20%) ISO/IEC 20000
2 10 (4.20%) PMO
3 9 (3.78%) SLA
4 7 (2.94%) GPG13
4 7 (2.94%) JSP 440
4 7 (2.94%) QA
4 7 (2.94%) RMADS
5 6 (2.52%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
6 5 (2.10%) COBIT
7 4 (1.68%) ISO 9001
8 3 (1.26%) ECSS
9 2 (0.84%) Def Stans
9 2 (0.84%) DO-178B
9 2 (0.84%) DO-254
9 2 (0.84%) HMG Security Policy Framework
9 2 (0.84%) IEC 61508
9 2 (0.84%) ISO 26262
10 1 (0.42%) ISO 9000
10 1 (0.42%) WCAG
System Software
1 9 (3.78%) VMware Infrastructure
2 8 (3.36%) Snort
3 5 (2.10%) Docker
4 2 (0.84%) Active Directory
4 2 (0.84%) Hyper-V
4 2 (0.84%) KVM
4 2 (0.84%) Veritas Volume Manager
4 2 (0.84%) VMware Workstation
5 1 (0.42%) Virtual Servers
5 1 (0.42%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 11 (4.62%) Puppet
2 9 (3.78%) Host Intrusion Detection System
3 8 (3.36%) RSA enVision
4 7 (2.94%) ArcSight ESM
4 7 (2.94%) RSA Archer
4 7 (2.94%) RSA Security Analytics
4 7 (2.94%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
5 5 (2.10%) Nessus
6 3 (1.26%) NetBackup
7 2 (0.84%) Computer Emergency Response Teams
7 2 (0.84%) McAfee ePO
7 2 (0.84%) Network Intrusion Detection System
7 2 (0.84%) Red Hat Spacewalk
Vendors
1 40 (16.81%) Microsoft
2 18 (7.56%) Adobe
3 14 (5.88%) SAP
4 12 (5.04%) ArcSight
5 11 (4.62%) Sourcefire
5 11 (4.62%) VMware
6 8 (3.36%) Oracle
7 7 (2.94%) LogLogic
7 7 (2.94%) McAfee
7 7 (2.94%) Symantec
7 7 (2.94%) Trend Micro
8 6 (2.52%) IBM
9 5 (2.10%) Cisco
9 5 (2.10%) Citrix
9 5 (2.10%) Palo Alto
10 4 (1.68%) NetScout
10 4 (1.68%) NetWitness
10 4 (1.68%) Nintex
11 3 (1.26%) Blackboard
11 3 (1.26%) SolarWinds