Period
to 16 January 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Bristol with a requirement for Security Cleared qualifications. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered over the 6 months to 16 January 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Security Clearance
South West > Bristol
6 months to
16 Jan 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 29 34 29
Rank change year-on-year +5 -5 -8
Permanent jobs citing Security Cleared 275 220 283
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Bristol 7.56% 6.80% 7.90%
As % of the Qualifications category 27.89% 25.49% 25.27%
Number of salaries quoted 149 143 224
Bristol median annual salary £45,000 £47,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -5.26% +11.76% -5.56%
10th Percentile £26,250 £30,000 £29,575
90th Percentile £66,400 £86,000 £61,250
South West median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year +5.88% - -5.56%

Security 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 986 863 1,120
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Bristol 27.10% 26.66% 31.28%
Number of salaries quoted 715 667 946
Bristol median annual salary £42,500 £42,500 £41,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +3.66% +2.50%
10th Percentile £24,000 £25,000 £24,000
90th Percentile £63,250 £71,250 £62,500
South West median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

Security Cleared
Job Vacancy Trend in Bristol

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

Job vacancy trend for Security Cleared in Bristol

Security Cleared
Salary Trend in Bristol

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

Salary trend for Security Cleared in Bristol

Security Cleared
Salary Histogram in Bristol

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Security Cleared in Bristol over the 6 months to 16 January 2018.

Salary histogram for Security Cleared in Bristol

For the 6 months to 16 January 2018, IT jobs citing Security 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 Security Cleared.

1 191 (69.45%) SC Cleared
2 73 (26.55%) Software Engineering
3 70 (25.45%) ITIL
4 69 (25.09%) Linux
5 65 (23.64%) Windows
6 62 (22.55%) Java
6 62 (22.55%) Degree
7 61 (22.18%) Agile Software Development
8 52 (18.91%) DV Cleared
9 50 (18.18%) Microsoft
10 49 (17.82%) Service Management
11 48 (17.45%) C
11 48 (17.45%) UML
12 38 (13.82%) Information Security
13 37 (13.45%) SQL
13 37 (13.45%) Cybersecurity
14 36 (13.09%) ITSM
15 35 (12.73%) .NET
16 34 (12.36%) TCP/IP
16 34 (12.36%) Computer Science
17 33 (12.00%) Unix
18 32 (11.64%) Project Management
18 32 (11.64%) Continuous Integration
19 31 (11.27%) C++
19 31 (11.27%) Management Information System
20 29 (10.55%) Finance
20 29 (10.55%) Validation
20 29 (10.55%) SIEM
21 27 (9.82%) DNS
22 26 (9.45%) Business Intelligence

Security 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 23 (8.36%) SharePoint
2 12 (4.36%) CMS
3 9 (3.27%) BizTalk Server
3 9 (3.27%) SharePoint 2013
4 6 (2.18%) NetWeaver
5 4 (1.45%) IIS
6 3 (1.09%) Apache
6 3 (1.09%) Moodle
6 3 (1.09%) Oracle SOA Suite
6 3 (1.09%) SharePoint 2010
6 3 (1.09%) Tomcat
7 2 (0.73%) Drupal
7 2 (0.73%) Exchange Server 2010
7 2 (0.73%) MS Exchange
7 2 (0.73%) MS Project Server
7 2 (0.73%) Skype for Business
7 2 (0.73%) WebLogic
7 2 (0.73%) WebSphere
8 1 (0.36%) Joomla!
8 1 (0.36%) SAS
Applications
1 12 (4.36%) Microsoft Excel
2 9 (3.27%) Microsoft Office
2 9 (3.27%) Simulink
3 8 (2.91%) Microsoft Project
4 5 (1.82%) Microsoft PowerPoint
5 2 (0.73%) Adobe Creative Suite
5 2 (0.73%) Adobe Illustrator
6 1 (0.36%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 2 (0.73%) Oracle BPM
2 1 (0.36%) LabWindows
Cloud Services
1 15 (5.45%) Microsoft Azure
2 10 (3.64%) Office 365
3 7 (2.55%) Cloud Computing
4 4 (1.45%) Dynamics 365
5 2 (0.73%) Amazon AWS
5 2 (0.73%) Azure Active Directory
5 2 (0.73%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 34 (12.36%) TCP/IP
2 27 (9.82%) DNS
3 25 (9.09%) Internet
4 21 (7.64%) DHCP
5 13 (4.73%) Firewall
6 4 (1.45%) FTP
6 4 (1.45%) HTTP
6 4 (1.45%) Network Security
7 3 (1.09%) SAN
8 2 (0.73%) 802.11
8 2 (0.73%) Kerberos
8 2 (0.73%) LAN
8 2 (0.73%) LDAP
8 2 (0.73%) Skype
8 2 (0.73%) VLAN
8 2 (0.73%) VPN
8 2 (0.73%) Wireless
9 1 (0.36%) iSCSI
9 1 (0.36%) Unified Communications
9 1 (0.36%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 26 (9.45%) SQL Server
2 25 (9.09%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 23 (8.36%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 12 (4.36%) Data Warehouse
4 12 (4.36%) Power BI
4 12 (4.36%) SQL Server 2012
5 10 (3.64%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
5 10 (3.64%) SQL Server 2014
6 7 (2.55%) Big Data
7 6 (2.18%) Geospatial Data
8 4 (1.45%) MS Access
8 4 (1.45%) Oracle Database
9 3 (1.09%) MySQL
9 3 (1.09%) QlikView
10 2 (0.73%) MongoDB
11 1 (0.36%) NoSQL
11 1 (0.36%) Oracle Database 10g
11 1 (0.36%) Oracle Database 11g
11 1 (0.36%) Oracle Reports
11 1 (0.36%) SQL Server 2016
Development Applications
1 15 (5.45%) Rational Rhapsody
2 14 (5.09%) Maven
3 13 (4.73%) Team Foundation Server
3 13 (4.73%) Visual Studio
4 12 (4.36%) Subversion
5 11 (4.00%) Git (software)
6 9 (3.27%) Eclipse
7 5 (1.82%) JBehave
7 5 (1.82%) Jenkins
7 5 (1.82%) JUnit
8 3 (1.09%) Ant
8 3 (1.09%) GCC
8 3 (1.09%) Gerrit
8 3 (1.09%) Sonatype Nexus
9 2 (0.73%) Apache Ivy
9 2 (0.73%) Rational DOORS
10 1 (0.36%) GitLab
10 1 (0.36%) Oracle APEX
10 1 (0.36%) SoapUI
10 1 (0.36%) SpecFlow
General
1 29 (10.55%) Finance
2 14 (5.09%) Aerospace
3 11 (4.00%) Manufacturing
4 9 (3.27%) Military
5 8 (2.91%) Marketing
5 8 (2.91%) Multimedia
5 8 (2.91%) Telecoms
6 7 (2.55%) Electronics
7 6 (2.18%) Law
8 2 (0.73%) Games
Job Titles
1 64 (23.27%) Analyst
2 38 (13.82%) Developer
3 36 (13.09%) Software Engineer
4 25 (9.09%) Consultant
5 24 (8.73%) C++ Software Engineer
6 19 (6.91%) Architect
6 19 (6.91%) Java Engineer
6 19 (6.91%) Java Software Engineer
7 18 (6.55%) Systems Engineer
8 17 (6.18%) Support Analyst
9 15 (5.45%) SOC Analyst
10 14 (5.09%) Test Engineer
11 13 (4.73%) Business Analyst
11 13 (4.73%) Java Developer
12 11 (4.00%) Applications Support
12 11 (4.00%) Applications Support Analyst
12 11 (4.00%) Security Engineer
12 11 (4.00%) Software Developer
12 11 (4.00%) Software Test Engineer
13 10 (3.64%) IT Business Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 35 (12.73%) .NET
2 25 (9.09%) HTML
3 24 (8.73%) XML
4 16 (5.82%) HTML5
5 14 (5.09%) CSS
6 12 (4.36%) JSF
7 11 (4.00%) Spring
8 10 (3.64%) Java EE
9 7 (2.55%) Hibernate
9 7 (2.55%) JPA
9 7 (2.55%) XSLT
10 5 (1.82%) ASP.NET
10 5 (1.82%) CSS3
10 5 (1.82%) Middleware
10 5 (1.82%) WebCenter
11 4 (1.45%) .NET Framework
11 4 (1.45%) Classic ASP
11 4 (1.45%) REST
11 4 (1.45%) Web Services
12 3 (1.09%) JSON
Miscellaneous
1 34 (12.36%) Computer Science
2 31 (11.27%) Management Information System
3 18 (6.55%) Analytical Skills
4 15 (5.45%) Security Operations Centre
5 14 (5.09%) Cyberthreat
5 14 (5.09%) Enterprise Software
6 11 (4.00%) Embedded Systems
7 9 (3.27%) Driving Licence
8 8 (2.91%) e-Learning
9 7 (2.55%) RIA
10 6 (2.18%) CESG
10 6 (2.18%) Data Centre
11 4 (1.45%) Algorithms
11 4 (1.45%) Cyber Defence
11 4 (1.45%) PKI
11 4 (1.45%) User Experience
12 3 (1.09%) Client/Server
12 3 (1.09%) Learning Management System
12 3 (1.09%) Life Science
12 3 (1.09%) Robotics
Operating Systems
1 69 (25.09%) Linux
2 65 (23.64%) Windows
3 33 (12.00%) Unix
4 12 (4.36%) Windows 10
5 8 (2.91%) Windows Server
6 6 (2.18%) Windows Server 2012
7 4 (1.45%) Windows 7
8 3 (1.09%) Android
8 3 (1.09%) Apple iOS
9 2 (0.73%) Windows Server 2008
10 1 (0.36%) CentOS
10 1 (0.36%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 1 (0.36%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 73 (26.55%) Software Engineering
2 70 (25.45%) ITIL
3 61 (22.18%) Agile Software Development
4 49 (17.82%) Service Management
5 48 (17.45%) UML
6 38 (13.82%) Information Security
7 37 (13.45%) Cybersecurity
8 36 (13.09%) ITSM
9 32 (11.64%) Continuous Integration
9 32 (11.64%) Project Management
10 29 (10.55%) SIEM
10 29 (10.55%) Validation
11 26 (9.45%) Business Intelligence
12 25 (9.09%) Mentoring
13 24 (8.73%) Coaching
14 23 (8.36%) TOGAF
15 22 (8.00%) SDLC
16 21 (7.64%) Business Analysis
17 19 (6.91%) PRINCE2
17 19 (6.91%) Programme Management
Programming Languages
1 62 (22.55%) Java
2 48 (17.45%) C
3 37 (13.45%) SQL
4 31 (11.27%) C++
5 22 (8.00%) Python
6 21 (7.64%) C#
7 18 (6.55%) JavaScript
7 18 (6.55%) PowerShell
8 12 (4.36%) MATLAB
9 10 (3.64%) Perl
9 10 (3.64%) T-SQL
10 9 (3.27%) Shell Script
11 8 (2.91%) Embedded C
11 8 (2.91%) Embedded C++
12 6 (2.18%) PHP
13 5 (1.82%) VBA
14 4 (1.45%) Bash Shell
14 4 (1.45%) TypeScript
15 3 (1.09%) Ada
16 1 (0.36%) R
Qualifications
1 191 (69.45%) SC Cleared
2 62 (22.55%) Degree
3 52 (18.91%) DV Cleared
4 16 (5.82%) CISSP
5 15 (5.45%) GCIA
5 15 (5.45%) SANS
6 14 (5.09%) CREST Certified
6 14 (5.09%) GCIH
7 13 (4.73%) Computer Science Degree
8 10 (3.64%) ISEB
9 7 (2.55%) CESG Certified Professional
10 6 (2.18%) ITIL Certification
11 5 (1.82%) CITP
12 2 (0.73%) IIBA
12 2 (0.73%) PMI Certification
12 2 (0.73%) Postgraduate
12 2 (0.73%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
13 1 (0.36%) CISM
13 1 (0.36%) PhD
13 1 (0.36%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 19 (6.91%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 11 (4.00%) PMO
3 9 (3.27%) ISO/IEC 20000
3 9 (3.27%) MISRA
4 8 (2.91%) JSP 440
4 8 (2.91%) SLA
5 7 (2.55%) QA
6 6 (2.18%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
6 6 (2.18%) RMADS
7 4 (1.45%) ECSS
7 4 (1.45%) GPG13
7 4 (1.45%) ISO 9001
8 3 (1.09%) COBIT
9 2 (0.73%) HMG Security Policy Framework
9 2 (0.73%) WCAG
10 1 (0.36%) ISO 9000
10 1 (0.36%) TickIT
System Software
1 7 (2.55%) Active Directory
1 7 (2.55%) VMware Infrastructure
2 4 (1.45%) Docker
2 4 (1.45%) Snort
3 3 (1.09%) Virtual Servers
4 2 (0.73%) VMware Workstation
5 1 (0.36%) Hyper-V
5 1 (0.36%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 13 (4.73%) Puppet
2 7 (2.55%) Host Intrusion Detection System
3 5 (1.82%) McAfee ePO
4 4 (1.45%) ArcSight ESM
4 4 (1.45%) Nessus
4 4 (1.45%) NetBackup
4 4 (1.45%) RSA Archer
4 4 (1.45%) RSA enVision
4 4 (1.45%) RSA Security Analytics
4 4 (1.45%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
5 3 (1.09%) Network Intrusion Detection System
5 3 (1.09%) Red Hat Spacewalk
Vendors
1 50 (18.18%) Microsoft
2 11 (4.00%) McAfee
3 9 (3.27%) ArcSight
3 9 (3.27%) Oracle
3 9 (3.27%) VMware
4 7 (2.55%) Nintex
4 7 (2.55%) SAP
4 7 (2.55%) Sourcefire
5 6 (2.18%) Cisco
5 6 (2.18%) Citrix
6 5 (1.82%) Adobe
6 5 (1.82%) FireEye
7 4 (1.45%) LogLogic
7 4 (1.45%) Palo Alto
7 4 (1.45%) Symantec
7 4 (1.45%) Trend Micro
8 3 (1.09%) Blackboard
8 3 (1.09%) NetScout
8 3 (1.09%) SolarWinds
8 3 (1.09%) Splunk