Period
to 21 April 2019

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 21 April 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Security Clearance
South West > Bristol
6 months to
21 Apr 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 21 32 30
Rank change year-on-year +11 -2 -8
Permanent jobs citing Security Cleared 346 271 257
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Bristol 9.50% 7.25% 7.33%
As % of the Qualifications category 38.02% 28.05% 25.20%
Number of salaries quoted 168 153 159
Bristol median annual salary £45,000 £47,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -4.26% +17.50% -5.88%
10th Percentile £33,025 £31,250 £28,750
90th Percentile £72,500 £66,750 £73,750
South West median annual salary £49,000 £45,000 £42,000
% change year-on-year +8.89% +7.14% -1.75%

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 910 966 1,020
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Bristol 24.97% 25.85% 29.08%
Number of salaries quoted 599 708 787
Bristol median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.88% - +1.19%
10th Percentile £26,250 £24,750 £23,750
90th Percentile £72,750 £63,750 £65,000
South West median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +5.88% +6.25% -

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 21 April 2019.

Salary histogram for Security Cleared in Bristol

For the 6 months to 21 April 2019, IT jobs citing Security 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 Security Cleared.

1 262 (75.72%) SC Cleared
2 136 (39.31%) Agile Software Development
3 111 (32.08%) Degree
4 97 (28.03%) JavaScript
5 90 (26.01%) Java
6 82 (23.70%) C
7 75 (21.68%) Software Engineering
8 72 (20.81%) Continuous Integration
9 60 (17.34%) C++
10 59 (17.05%) Git (software)
11 58 (16.76%) HTML
11 58 (16.76%) Linux
12 49 (14.16%) Computer Science
13 48 (13.87%) Military
14 45 (13.01%) DV Cleared
15 43 (12.43%) UML
15 43 (12.43%) C#
16 42 (12.14%) Legal
16 42 (12.14%) Customer Requirements
17 40 (11.56%) OO
17 40 (11.56%) JIRA
18 39 (11.27%) Windows
18 39 (11.27%) Aerospace
18 39 (11.27%) JSF
19 38 (10.98%) .NET
20 37 (10.69%) Python
20 37 (10.69%) TDD
21 35 (10.12%) Qt
21 35 (10.12%) Cybersecurity
22 34 (9.83%) Analytics

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 15 (4.34%) Apache
2 13 (3.76%) Tomcat
3 11 (3.18%) JBoss
4 10 (2.89%) Jetty
5 6 (1.73%) WebSphere
6 4 (1.16%) SharePoint
7 3 (0.87%) ArcGIS
7 3 (0.87%) GeoServer
7 3 (0.87%) IIS
7 3 (0.87%) NetWeaver
8 2 (0.58%) Alfresco
8 2 (0.58%) Drupal
8 2 (0.58%) Elasticsearch
8 2 (0.58%) Oracle Spatial
8 2 (0.58%) SharePoint 2013
9 1 (0.29%) BizTalk Server
9 1 (0.29%) Exchange Server 2010
9 1 (0.29%) GlassFish
9 1 (0.29%) MS Exchange
9 1 (0.29%) Oracle SOA Suite
Applications
1 15 (4.34%) Microsoft Office
2 10 (2.89%) Microsoft Project
3 6 (1.73%) MS Visio
4 4 (1.16%) Microsoft Excel
5 3 (0.87%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 4 (1.16%) Primavera
Cloud Services
1 14 (4.05%) Microsoft Azure
2 11 (3.18%) Amazon AWS
3 9 (2.60%) Cloud Computing
4 3 (0.87%) Azure Active Directory
4 3 (0.87%) Office 365
4 3 (0.87%) SaaS
5 2 (0.58%) Amazon CloudWatch
5 2 (0.58%) AWS CloudFormation
5 2 (0.58%) Datadog
5 2 (0.58%) Google Cloud Platform
6 1 (0.29%) IaaS
6 1 (0.29%) PaaS
6 1 (0.29%) Serverless
Communications & Networking
1 24 (6.94%) Firewall
2 17 (4.91%) Internet
3 12 (3.47%) DNS
4 11 (3.18%) TCP/IP
5 10 (2.89%) Link 16
5 10 (2.89%) Link 22
5 10 (2.89%) Tactical Data Link
6 7 (2.02%) Intrusion Detection
7 6 (1.73%) SMTP
8 5 (1.45%) DHCP
9 3 (0.87%) ATM
9 3 (0.87%) Kerberos
9 3 (0.87%) SAN
9 3 (0.87%) Wireless
10 2 (0.58%) Cisco IOS
10 2 (0.58%) Intranet
10 2 (0.58%) NAS
10 2 (0.58%) Network Security
10 2 (0.58%) Software-Defined Networking
10 2 (0.58%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 24 (6.94%) Big Data
2 13 (3.76%) Oracle Database
2 13 (3.76%) PostgreSQL
3 8 (2.31%) Oracle Database 12c
4 7 (2.02%) Oracle Reports
5 6 (1.73%) SQL Server
6 5 (1.45%) MongoDB
6 5 (1.45%) Oracle Database 11g
7 4 (1.16%) Geospatial Data
7 4 (1.16%) GIS
8 3 (0.87%) QGIS
9 2 (0.58%) Hadoop
9 2 (0.58%) NoSQL
9 2 (0.58%) RDBMS
9 2 (0.58%) Relational Database
10 1 (0.29%) JasperReports
10 1 (0.29%) MySQL
10 1 (0.29%) Power BI
10 1 (0.29%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 59 (17.05%) Git (software)
2 40 (11.56%) JIRA
3 32 (9.25%) Maven
4 19 (5.49%) Subversion
5 17 (4.91%) Atlassian Bamboo
5 17 (4.91%) Eclipse
6 15 (4.34%) Jenkins
7 14 (4.05%) JIRA Agile
8 12 (3.47%) Sonatype Nexus
8 12 (3.47%) Visual Studio
9 10 (2.89%) Bitbucket
10 9 (2.60%) Cucumber
10 9 (2.60%) Rational DOORS
11 8 (2.31%) Selenium
12 7 (2.02%) LabVIEW
12 7 (2.02%) Oracle APEX
12 7 (2.02%) Oracle Forms
13 6 (1.73%) Ant
13 6 (1.73%) JMeter
14 5 (1.45%) SoapUI
General
1 48 (13.87%) Military
2 42 (12.14%) Legal
3 39 (11.27%) Aerospace
4 16 (4.62%) Retail
5 15 (4.34%) Manufacturing
6 14 (4.05%) Finance
7 6 (1.73%) Electronics
7 6 (1.73%) Law
7 6 (1.73%) Marketing
7 6 (1.73%) Telecoms
8 1 (0.29%) Back Office
8 1 (0.29%) Banking
Job Titles
1 96 (27.75%) Developer
2 46 (13.29%) Software Engineer
3 37 (10.69%) Analyst
3 37 (10.69%) Java Developer
4 31 (8.96%) Architect
4 31 (8.96%) Consultant
5 19 (5.49%) Senior Developer
6 18 (5.20%) Systems Engineer
7 14 (4.05%) .NET Developer
7 14 (4.05%) C# Developer
7 14 (4.05%) Lead Developer
8 13 (3.76%) Security Architect
9 12 (3.47%) ASP.NET Developer
9 12 (3.47%) Solutions Architect
10 11 (3.18%) Requirements Manager
10 11 (3.18%) Senior Systems Engineer
10 11 (3.18%) Test Engineer
11 10 (2.89%) Communications Consultant
12 9 (2.60%) C# .NET Developer
13 8 (2.31%) DevOps Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 58 (16.76%) HTML
2 39 (11.27%) JSF
3 38 (10.98%) .NET
4 35 (10.12%) Qt
5 33 (9.54%) Java EE
6 32 (9.25%) CSS
7 31 (8.96%) Web Services
8 28 (8.09%) jQuery
9 27 (7.80%) Spring
10 24 (6.94%) .NET Framework
10 24 (6.94%) ASP.NET
10 24 (6.94%) Boost C++ Libraries
10 24 (6.94%) HTML5
10 24 (6.94%) Velocity
10 24 (6.94%) XML
11 21 (6.07%) Entity Framework
12 19 (5.49%) AngularJS
12 19 (5.49%) XHTML
13 18 (5.20%) Hibernate
14 17 (4.91%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 19 (5.49%) Analytical Skills
2 17 (4.91%) Management Information System
3 15 (4.34%) User Experience
4 14 (4.05%) RIA
5 12 (3.47%) Driving Licence
6 8 (2.31%) Cyberthreat
6 8 (2.31%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
7 7 (2.02%) 3D Graphics
8 5 (1.45%) Embedded Systems
8 5 (1.45%) Tandem
9 4 (1.16%) CESG
9 4 (1.16%) Clustering
10 3 (0.87%) CESG CLAS
10 3 (0.87%) PKI
10 3 (0.87%) Security Operations Centre
10 3 (0.87%) Self-Motivation
11 2 (0.58%) Cyberattack
11 2 (0.58%) Data Centre
11 2 (0.58%) Linux Command Line
11 2 (0.58%) PMI
Operating Systems
1 58 (16.76%) Linux
2 39 (11.27%) Windows
3 19 (5.49%) Android
3 19 (5.49%) Apple iOS
4 11 (3.18%) Unix
5 10 (2.89%) Windows Server
6 9 (2.60%) Ubuntu
7 8 (2.31%) CentOS
8 7 (2.02%) Debian
9 6 (1.73%) Mac OS
9 6 (1.73%) Windows Server 2008
9 6 (1.73%) Windows Server 2012
10 3 (0.87%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
11 2 (0.58%) DC/OS
11 2 (0.58%) Solaris
11 2 (0.58%) Windows 10
12 1 (0.29%) AIX
12 1 (0.29%) HPUX
Processes & Methodologies
1 136 (39.31%) Agile Software Development
2 75 (21.68%) Software Engineering
3 72 (20.81%) Continuous Integration
4 49 (14.16%) Computer Science
5 43 (12.43%) UML
6 42 (12.14%) Customer Requirements
7 40 (11.56%) OO
8 37 (10.69%) TDD
9 35 (10.12%) Cybersecurity
10 34 (9.83%) Analytics
10 34 (9.83%) Scrum
11 32 (9.25%) ITIL
11 32 (9.25%) Systems Engineering
12 31 (8.96%) Project Management
13 28 (8.09%) Mentoring
14 26 (7.51%) Information Security
14 26 (7.51%) Validation
15 24 (6.94%) DevOps
15 24 (6.94%) MVC
15 24 (6.94%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 97 (28.03%) JavaScript
2 90 (26.01%) Java
3 82 (23.70%) C
4 60 (17.34%) C++
5 43 (12.43%) C#
6 37 (10.69%) Python
7 28 (8.09%) SQL
8 23 (6.65%) PowerShell
9 11 (3.18%) Embedded C
10 10 (2.89%) Ada
10 10 (2.89%) Lua
11 8 (2.31%) PL/SQL
12 7 (2.02%) Assembly Language
12 7 (2.02%) Bash Shell
12 7 (2.02%) Go
12 7 (2.02%) Objective-C
13 6 (1.73%) PHP
14 4 (1.16%) Java 8
15 2 (0.58%) ES6
15 2 (0.58%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 262 (75.72%) SC Cleared
2 111 (32.08%) Degree
3 45 (13.01%) DV Cleared
4 31 (8.96%) Computer Science Degree
5 18 (5.20%) CISSP
6 17 (4.91%) CESG Certified Professional
7 15 (4.34%) CISM
8 14 (4.05%) Chartered Engineer
9 8 (2.31%) ISTQB
9 8 (2.31%) ITIL Certification
10 6 (1.73%) CLAS
11 3 (0.87%) APMP
11 3 (0.87%) CEH
11 3 (0.87%) IISP
11 3 (0.87%) ISEB
12 2 (0.58%) GCIA
12 2 (0.58%) GCIH
12 2 (0.58%) GIAC
12 2 (0.58%) PMI Certification
12 2 (0.58%) PMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 13 (3.76%) SLA
2 12 (3.47%) GDPR
3 8 (2.31%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 7 (2.02%) QA
5 6 (1.73%) IEC 61508
5 6 (1.73%) RMADS
6 5 (1.45%) ISO/IEC 15288
6 5 (1.45%) PMO
7 3 (0.87%) Def Stans
7 3 (0.87%) DO-178B
7 3 (0.87%) DO-254
7 3 (0.87%) HMG Security Policy Framework
System Software
1 9 (2.60%) Active Directory
1 9 (2.60%) Docker
2 6 (1.73%) Snort
2 6 (1.73%) VMware Infrastructure
3 4 (1.16%) Hyper-V
4 2 (0.58%) NFS
4 2 (0.58%) Virtual Machines
4 2 (0.58%) VirtualBox
5 1 (0.29%) VMware ESXi
5 1 (0.29%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 8 (2.31%) Computer Incident Response Team
1 8 (2.31%) HP Quality Center
2 5 (1.45%) Ansible
2 5 (1.45%) HP ALM
3 4 (1.16%) Kubernetes
4 3 (0.87%) Puppet
5 2 (0.58%) Docker Swarm
5 2 (0.58%) Opscode Chef
5 2 (0.58%) Packer
5 2 (0.58%) Terraform
6 1 (0.29%) Backup Exec
6 1 (0.29%) Cisco CUCM
6 1 (0.29%) Nagios
6 1 (0.29%) Nessus
6 1 (0.29%) NetBackup
6 1 (0.29%) vCenter Server
Vendors
1 33 (9.54%) Microsoft
2 25 (7.23%) Oracle
3 20 (5.78%) VMware
4 12 (3.47%) IBM
5 11 (3.18%) HP
6 10 (2.89%) Atlassian
7 8 (2.31%) Cisco
8 6 (1.73%) NetApp
8 6 (1.73%) SAP
9 5 (1.45%) Citrix
9 5 (1.45%) IBM Sterling
9 5 (1.45%) Splunk
10 4 (1.16%) McAfee
10 4 (1.16%) Red Hat
11 3 (0.87%) ArcSight
11 3 (0.87%) Google
11 3 (0.87%) Xerox
12 2 (0.58%) ESRI
12 2 (0.58%) LogRhythm
12 2 (0.58%) New Relic