Period
to 20 October 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 20 October 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Security Clearance
South West > Bristol
6 months to
20 Oct 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 39 34 30
Rank change year-on-year -5 -4 +10
Permanent jobs citing Security Cleared 278 331 244
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Bristol 7.58% 8.81% 7.60%
As % of the Qualifications category 31.27% 30.15% 27.38%
Number of salaries quoted 124 190 162
Bristol median annual salary £45,000 £40,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +12.50% -11.11% +5.88%
10th Percentile £30,725 £27,500 £29,775
90th Percentile £69,250 £76,250 £84,875
South West median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year +5.88% - -1.16%

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 889 1,098 891
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Bristol 24.24% 29.21% 27.77%
Number of salaries quoted 646 816 725
Bristol median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.25% -5.88% +6.25%
10th Percentile £25,000 £23,063 £25,000
90th Percentile £67,500 £65,000 £72,000
South West median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +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 20 October 2018.

Salary histogram for Security Cleared in Bristol

For the 6 months to 20 October 2018, 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.

1 167 (60.07%) SC Cleared
2 115 (41.37%) C
3 114 (41.01%) Degree
4 101 (36.33%) Agile Software Development
5 98 (35.25%) Java
6 89 (32.01%) UML
7 88 (31.65%) C++
8 85 (30.58%) Software Engineering
9 75 (26.98%) Computer Science
10 64 (23.02%) Linux
11 59 (21.22%) Continuous Integration
12 57 (20.50%) DV Cleared
13 51 (18.35%) Subversion
13 51 (18.35%) Scrum
14 48 (17.27%) Maven
15 43 (15.47%) XML
16 42 (15.11%) JavaScript
17 41 (14.75%) Amazon AWS
18 40 (14.39%) Git (software)
18 40 (14.39%) TOGAF
18 40 (14.39%) TDD
19 38 (13.67%) Android
19 38 (13.67%) Microsoft Azure
19 38 (13.67%) Apple iOS
19 38 (13.67%) Android Development
19 38 (13.67%) iOS Development
19 38 (13.67%) Mobile Development
20 37 (13.31%) HTML
20 37 (13.31%) Python
21 36 (12.95%) Problem-Solving

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 8 (2.88%) Alfresco
1 8 (2.88%) Confluence
1 8 (2.88%) Elasticsearch
1 8 (2.88%) Joomla!
2 5 (1.80%) Oracle SOA Suite
3 2 (0.72%) Apache Pig
3 2 (0.72%) Apache Spark
3 2 (0.72%) Drupal
3 2 (0.72%) SharePoint
4 1 (0.36%) BizTalk Server
4 1 (0.36%) Exchange Server 2010
4 1 (0.36%) GeoServer
4 1 (0.36%) IIS
4 1 (0.36%) MS Exchange
4 1 (0.36%) NetWeaver
4 1 (0.36%) WebSphere
Applications
1 6 (2.16%) Microsoft Office
1 6 (2.16%) MS Visio
2 5 (1.80%) Microsoft Project
3 2 (0.72%) Simulink
4 1 (0.36%) Microsoft Excel
4 1 (0.36%) Solid Edge
4 1 (0.36%) SOLIDWORKS
Business Applications
1 3 (1.08%) Primavera
Cloud Services
1 41 (14.75%) Amazon AWS
2 38 (13.67%) Microsoft Azure
3 9 (3.24%) Cloud Computing
4 2 (0.72%) Office 365
4 2 (0.72%) SaaS
5 1 (0.36%) Google Cloud Platform
Communications & Networking
1 23 (8.27%) Internet
2 7 (2.52%) Firewall
3 6 (2.16%) Intrusion Detection
4 4 (1.44%) Network Security
4 4 (1.44%) TCP/IP
5 3 (1.08%) DNS
5 3 (1.08%) VPN
6 2 (0.72%) HTTP
6 2 (0.72%) Software-Defined Networking
6 2 (0.72%) Wireless
7 1 (0.36%) Cisco Firepower
7 1 (0.36%) IPsec
7 1 (0.36%) OSPF
7 1 (0.36%) SNMP
7 1 (0.36%) SSL
7 1 (0.36%) tcpdump
7 1 (0.36%) VLAN
7 1 (0.36%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 21 (7.55%) Big Data
1 21 (7.55%) SQL Server
2 19 (6.83%) Hadoop
3 18 (6.47%) MongoDB
4 12 (4.32%) MySQL
5 10 (3.60%) PostgreSQL
6 9 (3.24%) Amazon RDS
6 9 (3.24%) Data Warehouse
7 6 (2.16%) Geospatial Data
8 4 (1.44%) Power BI
8 4 (1.44%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 2 (0.72%) Amazon Redshift
9 2 (0.72%) Apache Hive
9 2 (0.72%) BusinessObjects
9 2 (0.72%) NoSQL
9 2 (0.72%) Presto
9 2 (0.72%) QlikView
9 2 (0.72%) SQL Server Integration Services
10 1 (0.36%) CouchDB
10 1 (0.36%) Oracle Database 11g
Development Applications
1 51 (18.35%) Subversion
2 48 (17.27%) Maven
3 40 (14.39%) Git (software)
4 25 (8.99%) Eclipse
5 16 (5.76%) Jenkins
6 14 (5.04%) Ant
6 14 (5.04%) Apache Ivy
7 12 (4.32%) GCC
7 12 (4.32%) Gerrit
7 12 (4.32%) Rational DOORS
7 12 (4.32%) Sonatype Nexus
8 11 (3.96%) Team Foundation Server
9 10 (3.60%) JIRA
10 8 (2.88%) JUnit
11 4 (1.44%) Rational Team Concert
12 3 (1.08%) Rational Rhapsody
13 2 (0.72%) Gatling
13 2 (0.72%) JMeter
13 2 (0.72%) LabVIEW
13 2 (0.72%) VectorCAST
General
1 27 (9.71%) Military
2 19 (6.83%) Marketing
3 14 (5.04%) Aerospace
4 12 (4.32%) Finance
5 8 (2.88%) Electronics
5 8 (2.88%) Law
6 7 (2.52%) Manufacturing
6 7 (2.52%) Telecoms
7 3 (1.08%) Banking
7 3 (1.08%) Retail
8 2 (0.72%) Avionics
8 2 (0.72%) Billing
9 1 (0.36%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 64 (23.02%) Software Engineer
2 53 (19.06%) Developer
3 39 (14.03%) Analyst
4 31 (11.15%) Java Developer
5 30 (10.79%) C++ Software Engineer
6 25 (8.99%) Architect
7 21 (7.55%) Consultant
7 21 (7.55%) Security Engineer
8 18 (6.47%) Java Engineer
9 17 (6.12%) Applications Developer
9 17 (6.12%) Cybersecurity Engineer
9 17 (6.12%) Java Software Engineer
10 16 (5.76%) Java Applications Developer
11 13 (4.68%) Business Analyst
11 13 (4.68%) Systems Engineer
12 11 (3.96%) Project Manager
13 10 (3.60%) Embedded Engineer
13 10 (3.60%) Embedded Software Engineer
13 10 (3.60%) Senior Systems Engineer
14 9 (3.24%) Enterprise Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 43 (15.47%) XML
2 37 (13.31%) HTML
3 35 (12.59%) JSF
4 33 (11.87%) Spring
5 28 (10.07%) Web Services
6 27 (9.71%) CSS
7 26 (9.35%) HTML5
8 23 (8.27%) Java EE
8 23 (8.27%) REST
8 23 (8.27%) XHTML
9 22 (7.91%) AngularJS
9 22 (7.91%) Hibernate
9 22 (7.91%) JPA
10 17 (6.12%) .NET
11 14 (5.04%) Qt
12 11 (3.96%) Middleware
13 8 (2.88%) EJB
14 5 (1.80%) .NET Core
14 5 (1.80%) jQuery
15 4 (1.44%) ASP.NET
Miscellaneous
1 75 (26.98%) Computer Science
2 23 (8.27%) Embedded Systems
2 23 (8.27%) Management Information System
2 23 (8.27%) RIA
3 18 (6.47%) User Experience
4 15 (5.40%) Analytical Skills
5 12 (4.32%) Client/Server
6 10 (3.60%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
7 6 (2.16%) Driving Licence
8 5 (1.80%) Enterprise Software
9 3 (1.08%) Data Structures
9 3 (1.08%) Taxonomies
10 2 (0.72%) ASIC
10 2 (0.72%) CESG
10 2 (0.72%) Greenfield Project
10 2 (0.72%) Verilog
10 2 (0.72%) VHDL
11 1 (0.36%) Linux Command Line
11 1 (0.36%) Self-Motivation
11 1 (0.36%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 64 (23.02%) Linux
2 38 (13.67%) Android
2 38 (13.67%) Apple iOS
3 20 (7.19%) Windows
4 8 (2.88%) CentOS
5 6 (2.16%) Unix
6 2 (0.72%) Windows 10
6 2 (0.72%) Windows Server
7 1 (0.36%) Kali Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 101 (36.33%) Agile Software Development
2 89 (32.01%) UML
3 85 (30.58%) Software Engineering
4 59 (21.22%) Continuous Integration
5 51 (18.35%) Scrum
6 40 (14.39%) TDD
6 40 (14.39%) TOGAF
7 38 (13.67%) Android Development
7 38 (13.67%) iOS Development
7 38 (13.67%) Mobile Development
8 36 (12.95%) Problem-Solving
9 35 (12.59%) Validation
10 32 (11.51%) Cybersecurity
11 30 (10.79%) Stakeholder Engagement
12 27 (9.71%) ArchiMate
13 25 (8.99%) SysML
13 25 (8.99%) Waterfall
14 23 (8.27%) Mathematics
14 23 (8.27%) Web Development
15 21 (7.55%) Enterprise Architecture
Programming Languages
1 115 (41.37%) C
2 98 (35.25%) Java
3 88 (31.65%) C++
4 42 (15.11%) JavaScript
5 37 (13.31%) Python
6 22 (7.91%) C#
7 21 (7.55%) TypeScript
8 18 (6.47%) SQL
9 17 (6.12%) Shell Script
10 9 (3.24%) PL/SQL
10 9 (3.24%) T-SQL
11 8 (2.88%) Embedded C
12 5 (1.80%) Ada
12 5 (1.80%) PowerShell
13 4 (1.44%) Assembly Language
14 3 (1.08%) Bash Shell
14 3 (1.08%) PHP
15 2 (0.72%) Embedded C++
15 2 (0.72%) MATLAB
15 2 (0.72%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 167 (60.07%) SC Cleared
2 114 (41.01%) Degree
3 57 (20.50%) DV Cleared
4 34 (12.23%) Computer Science Degree
5 10 (3.60%) Chartered Engineer
5 10 (3.60%) CITP
5 10 (3.60%) IIBA
5 10 (3.60%) ISEB
6 5 (1.80%) Cisco Certification
7 4 (1.44%) CCNP
7 4 (1.44%) CESG Certified Professional
8 3 (1.08%) CISM
8 3 (1.08%) CISSP
8 3 (1.08%) PMI Certification
9 2 (0.72%) Oracle Certification
9 2 (0.72%) PMP
9 2 (0.72%) SANS
10 1 (0.36%) ITIL Certification
10 1 (0.36%) PRINCE2 Certification
10 1 (0.36%) TOGAF Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 19 (6.83%) QA
2 12 (4.32%) ECSS
3 11 (3.96%) ISO/IEC 15288
4 8 (2.88%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 7 (2.52%) SLA
6 6 (2.16%) GDPR
7 5 (1.80%) ISO 9001
7 5 (1.80%) ISO/IEC 20000
8 3 (1.08%) IEC 61508
9 2 (0.72%) GPG13
9 2 (0.72%) MISRA
10 1 (0.36%) DO-178B
10 1 (0.36%) ISO 26262
10 1 (0.36%) JSP 440
10 1 (0.36%) PCI DSS
10 1 (0.36%) PMO
System Software
1 20 (7.19%) Docker
2 7 (2.52%) Hyper-V
3 4 (1.44%) Active Directory
4 1 (0.36%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 18 (6.47%) Kubernetes
2 3 (1.08%) Host Intrusion Detection System
2 3 (1.08%) Network Intrusion Detection System
3 2 (0.72%) PTC Integrity
4 1 (0.36%) Ansible
4 1 (0.36%) Nessus
4 1 (0.36%) Opscode Chef
4 1 (0.36%) Packer
4 1 (0.36%) Puppet
4 1 (0.36%) Terraform
Vendors
1 28 (10.07%) Microsoft
2 19 (6.83%) Oracle
3 12 (4.32%) IBM
4 8 (2.88%) Red Hat
4 8 (2.88%) SAP
5 4 (1.44%) Tableau
6 2 (0.72%) Cisco
6 2 (0.72%) PTC
7 1 (0.36%) Atlassian
7 1 (0.36%) Fortinet
7 1 (0.36%) IBM Sterling
7 1 (0.36%) Informatica
7 1 (0.36%) Juniper
7 1 (0.36%) NetScout
7 1 (0.36%) NetWitness
7 1 (0.36%) Palo Alto
7 1 (0.36%) Rockwell
7 1 (0.36%) Siemens
7 1 (0.36%) VMware