Period
to 25 January 2020

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 25 January 2020 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Security Check (SC) Clearance
South West > Bristol
6 months to
25 Jan 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 46 51 53
Rank change year-on-year +5 +2 +7
Permanent jobs citing SC Cleared 143 204 191
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Bristol 5.19% 5.69% 5.27%
As % of the Qualifications category 24.53% 25.09% 19.29%
Number of salaries quoted 107 87 101
Bristol median annual salary £46,000 £50,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -8.00% +17.65% -1.16%
10th Percentile £27,189 £30,000 £25,500
90th Percentile £63,750 £73,000 £60,000
South West median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £44,000
% change year-on-year - +13.64% +4.76%

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 583 813 990
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Bristol 21.15% 22.67% 27.34%
Number of salaries quoted 473 563 709
Bristol median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +5.88% -
10th Percentile £26,250 £27,500 £24,000
90th Percentile £63,750 £73,500 £63,750
South West median annual salary £45,000 £44,657 £41,000
% change year-on-year +0.77% +8.92% +2.50%

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 25 January 2020.

Salary histogram for SC Cleared in Bristol

For the 6 months to 25 January 2020, 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.

1 143 (100.00%) Security Cleared
2 29 (20.28%) Agile Software Development
3 24 (16.78%) Degree
4 23 (16.08%) Java
5 22 (15.38%) C
6 21 (14.69%) Linux
7 17 (11.89%) Project Management
7 17 (11.89%) Firewall
7 17 (11.89%) VMware
7 17 (11.89%) JavaScript
7 17 (11.89%) AWS
7 17 (11.89%) Software Engineering
8 16 (11.19%) Windows
8 16 (11.19%) Analytical Skills
8 16 (11.19%) Systems Engineering
8 16 (11.19%) Public Sector
9 14 (9.79%) Cybersecurity
9 14 (9.79%) ITIL
9 14 (9.79%) Computer Science
10 12 (8.39%) Management Information System
10 12 (8.39%) Git (software)
11 11 (7.69%) Test Automation
11 11 (7.69%) DV Cleared
11 11 (7.69%) HTML
11 11 (7.69%) DevOps
12 10 (6.99%) Docker
12 10 (6.99%) Analytics
12 10 (6.99%) Decision-Making
12 10 (6.99%) SQL
12 10 (6.99%) CISSP

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 6 (4.20%) JBoss
1 6 (4.20%) Jetty
1 6 (4.20%) Tomcat
2 2 (1.40%) IIS
3 1 (0.70%) BizTalk Server
3 1 (0.70%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
3 1 (0.70%) NetWeaver
3 1 (0.70%) WebLogic
Applications
1 2 (1.40%) Microsoft Project
2 1 (0.70%) Microsoft Excel
2 1 (0.70%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 4 (2.80%) Primavera
Cloud Services
1 17 (11.89%) AWS
2 5 (3.50%) Azure
3 3 (2.10%) Office 365
4 1 (0.70%) Azure Active Directory
4 1 (0.70%) Cloud Computing
4 1 (0.70%) Power Platform
Communications & Networking
1 17 (11.89%) Firewall
2 8 (5.59%) DAB
3 6 (4.20%) Network Security
4 4 (2.80%) Intrusion Detection
5 3 (2.10%) Internet
5 3 (2.10%) SpaceWire
6 1 (0.70%) DHCP
6 1 (0.70%) DNS
6 1 (0.70%) Kerberos
6 1 (0.70%) PABX
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (4.90%) MySQL
2 6 (4.20%) Big Data
2 6 (4.20%) PostgreSQL
3 4 (2.80%) Oracle Database
4 3 (2.10%) SQL Server
5 1 (0.70%) Data Warehouse
5 1 (0.70%) Oracle Database 11g
5 1 (0.70%) Power BI
5 1 (0.70%) QlikView
5 1 (0.70%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 12 (8.39%) Git (software)
2 9 (6.29%) Eclipse
3 6 (4.20%) Jenkins
3 6 (4.20%) Maven
3 6 (4.20%) Rational DOORS
3 6 (4.20%) Sonatype Nexus
4 3 (2.10%) JIRA
5 2 (1.40%) JUnit
5 2 (1.40%) Mockito
5 2 (1.40%) Visual Studio Team System
6 1 (0.70%) Cucumber
6 1 (0.70%) Polyspace
6 1 (0.70%) Selenium
6 1 (0.70%) VectorCAST
General
1 16 (11.19%) Public Sector
2 10 (6.99%) Aerospace
3 9 (6.29%) Finance
3 9 (6.29%) Manufacturing
3 9 (6.29%) Military
4 5 (3.50%) Telecoms
5 3 (2.10%) Electronics
5 3 (2.10%) Marketing
6 2 (1.40%) Law
6 2 (1.40%) Police
7 1 (0.70%) Automotive
7 1 (0.70%) Games
Job Titles
1 18 (12.59%) Architect
1 18 (12.59%) Consultant
2 17 (11.89%) Developer
3 13 (9.09%) Analyst
4 8 (5.59%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 8 (5.59%) Java Developer
4 8 (5.59%) Senior Developer
4 8 (5.59%) Software Engineer
4 8 (5.59%) Test Engineer
5 7 (4.90%) Communications Consultant
5 7 (4.90%) Senior Java Developer
5 7 (4.90%) Software Developer
6 6 (4.20%) Associate Consultant
6 6 (4.20%) Data Engineer
6 6 (4.20%) Project Planner
6 6 (4.20%) Requirements Manager
7 5 (3.50%) DevOps Engineer
7 5 (3.50%) Security Architect
7 5 (3.50%) Solutions Architect
7 5 (3.50%) Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (7.69%) HTML
2 9 (6.29%) Web Services
3 8 (5.59%) AngularJS
3 8 (5.59%) CSS
4 7 (4.90%) .NET
4 7 (4.90%) .NET Framework
5 6 (4.20%) ASP.NET
5 6 (4.20%) J2EE
5 6 (4.20%) jQuery
5 6 (4.20%) Servlets
6 5 (3.50%) Java EE
7 4 (2.80%) ASP.NET Web Forms
7 4 (2.80%) Entity Framework
7 4 (2.80%) NumPy
7 4 (2.80%) Pandas
7 4 (2.80%) scikit-learn
7 4 (2.80%) Spring
7 4 (2.80%) TensorFlow
7 4 (2.80%) Vue.js
8 3 (2.10%) JSF
Miscellaneous
1 16 (11.19%) Analytical Skills
2 12 (8.39%) Management Information System
3 5 (3.50%) Greenfield Project
3 5 (3.50%) Private Cloud
3 5 (3.50%) Self-Motivation
4 4 (2.80%) Data Structures
5 3 (2.10%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
6 2 (1.40%) Cyberthreat
6 2 (1.40%) Enterprise Cloud
6 2 (1.40%) Public Cloud
7 1 (0.70%) CESG
7 1 (0.70%) Clustering
7 1 (0.70%) Data Centre
7 1 (0.70%) PKI
7 1 (0.70%) Social Network
Operating Systems
1 21 (14.69%) Linux
2 16 (11.19%) Windows
3 3 (2.10%) Windows 10
4 2 (1.40%) Kali Linux
4 2 (1.40%) Windows Server
5 1 (0.70%) Windows 2000
5 1 (0.70%) Windows Server 2008
5 1 (0.70%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 29 (20.28%) Agile Software Development
2 17 (11.89%) Project Management
2 17 (11.89%) Software Engineering
3 16 (11.19%) Systems Engineering
4 14 (9.79%) Computer Science
4 14 (9.79%) Cybersecurity
4 14 (9.79%) ITIL
5 11 (7.69%) DevOps
5 11 (7.69%) Test Automation
6 10 (6.99%) Analytics
6 10 (6.99%) Decision-Making
6 10 (6.99%) Migration
6 10 (6.99%) Service Management
7 9 (6.29%) Problem-Solving
7 9 (6.29%) Test Scripting
8 8 (5.59%) Business Intelligence
8 8 (5.59%) Capacity Management
8 8 (5.59%) Data Analysis
8 8 (5.59%) Infrastructure Engineering
8 8 (5.59%) Integration Testing
Programming Languages
1 23 (16.08%) Java
2 22 (15.38%) C
3 17 (11.89%) JavaScript
4 10 (6.99%) SQL
5 8 (5.59%) C#
6 7 (4.90%) PowerShell
7 6 (4.20%) Python
8 4 (2.80%) T-SQL
9 3 (2.10%) C++
10 2 (1.40%) ES6
10 2 (1.40%) TypeScript
11 1 (0.70%) Ada
11 1 (0.70%) Assembly Language
11 1 (0.70%) Embedded C
Qualifications
1 143 (100.00%) Security Cleared
2 24 (16.78%) Degree
3 11 (7.69%) DV Cleared
4 10 (6.99%) CISM
4 10 (6.99%) CISSP
5 8 (5.59%) CESG Certified Professional
6 6 (4.20%) ISTQB
6 6 (4.20%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
7 5 (3.50%) BPSS Clearance
8 4 (2.80%) CCNA
8 4 (2.80%) CISA
8 4 (2.80%) Cisco Certification
9 3 (2.10%) CCNP
9 3 (2.10%) CEH
9 3 (2.10%) GCIH
10 2 (1.40%) CLAS
10 2 (1.40%) CRISC
10 2 (1.40%) GPEN
10 2 (1.40%) IISP
10 2 (1.40%) OSCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (5.59%) ISO/IEC 20000
2 5 (3.50%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 3 (2.10%) ECSS
3 3 (2.10%) GDPR
3 3 (2.10%) GPG13
3 3 (2.10%) MISRA
3 3 (2.10%) MISRA C
4 2 (1.40%) Data Quality
4 2 (1.40%) HMG Security Policy Framework
4 2 (1.40%) IEC 61508
4 2 (1.40%) NCSC
4 2 (1.40%) PMO
4 2 (1.40%) RMADS
5 1 (0.70%) ARP4754
5 1 (0.70%) Def Stans
System Software
1 10 (6.99%) Active Directory
1 10 (6.99%) Docker
2 3 (2.10%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 4 (2.80%) Kubernetes
2 2 (1.40%) Host Intrusion Detection System
3 1 (0.70%) SCCM
3 1 (0.70%) Terraform
Vendors
1 17 (11.89%) VMware
2 5 (3.50%) Cisco
2 5 (3.50%) Oracle
3 4 (2.80%) LogRhythm
3 4 (2.80%) Microsoft
4 3 (2.10%) SAP
4 3 (2.10%) ServiceNow
4 3 (2.10%) Splunk
4 3 (2.10%) Xilinx
5 2 (1.40%) Citrix
6 1 (0.70%) ArcSight
6 1 (0.70%) McAfee
6 1 (0.70%) Nortel
6 1 (0.70%) Panasonic
6 1 (0.70%) Plumtree
6 1 (0.70%) Red Box
6 1 (0.70%) Siemens