Period
to 22 June 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 22 June 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Security Clearance
South West > Bristol
6 months to
22 Jun 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 35 32 20
Rank change year-on-year -3 -12 +16
Permanent jobs citing Security Cleared 286 289 355
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Bristol 7.28% 7.94% 10.29%
As % of the Qualifications category 28.07% 27.11% 29.96%
Number of salaries quoted 143 183 278
Bristol median annual salary £45,000 £40,000 £44,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +12.50% -10.11% +11.25%
10th Percentile £31,300 £28,750 £29,925
90th Percentile £70,000 £73,250 £74,125
South West median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £45,000
% 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 1,019 1,066 1,185
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Bristol 25.95% 29.30% 34.36%
Number of salaries quoted 743 837 1,003
Bristol median annual salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,500
10th Percentile £24,000 £22,750 £23,750
90th Percentile £65,000 £65,000 £68,750
South West median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,500
% change year-on-year +6.25% -1.23% +3.85%

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 22 June 2018.

Salary histogram for Security Cleared in Bristol

For the 6 months to 22 June 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.

1 182 (63.64%) SC Cleared
2 97 (33.92%) Agile Software Development
3 86 (30.07%) C
4 83 (29.02%) Degree
5 74 (25.87%) Linux
6 73 (25.52%) Java
7 71 (24.83%) Software Engineering
8 57 (19.93%) UML
9 51 (17.83%) Computer Science
10 50 (17.48%) DV Cleared
11 45 (15.73%) Windows
11 45 (15.73%) Continuous Integration
12 44 (15.38%) C++
13 42 (14.69%) Scrum
14 41 (14.34%) TOGAF
15 40 (13.99%) XML
16 39 (13.64%) HTML
17 37 (12.94%) Microsoft
18 36 (12.59%) Law
19 35 (12.24%) JavaScript
20 34 (11.89%) C#
21 33 (11.54%) JSF
22 32 (11.19%) TDD
22 32 (11.19%) Validation
22 32 (11.19%) Python
23 29 (10.14%) ArchiMate
23 29 (10.14%) Cybersecurity
24 28 (9.79%) Spring
24 28 (9.79%) Subversion
25 27 (9.44%) Maven

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 14 (4.90%) Confluence
2 13 (4.55%) Elasticsearch
3 9 (3.15%) Alfresco
3 9 (3.15%) Joomla!
4 6 (2.10%) WebSphere
5 5 (1.75%) GeoServer
6 4 (1.40%) Oracle SOA Suite
7 3 (1.05%) Drupal
8 2 (0.70%) Apache Pig
8 2 (0.70%) Apache Spark
8 2 (0.70%) EPiServer
8 2 (0.70%) IIS
8 2 (0.70%) JBoss
8 2 (0.70%) SharePoint
8 2 (0.70%) Umbraco
8 2 (0.70%) WebLogic
9 1 (0.35%) Skype for Business
9 1 (0.35%) WebSphere Application Server
Applications
1 7 (2.45%) Simulink
2 6 (2.10%) Microsoft Excel
3 5 (1.75%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 4 (1.40%) MS Visio
5 2 (0.70%) Microsoft Project
6 1 (0.35%) Microsoft Office
6 1 (0.35%) Siemens NX
6 1 (0.35%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 2 (0.70%) Cognos Business Intelligence
1 2 (0.70%) Primavera
2 1 (0.35%) Oracle BPM
2 1 (0.35%) Teamcenter
Cloud Services
1 23 (8.04%) Microsoft Azure
2 21 (7.34%) Amazon AWS
3 5 (1.75%) Slack
4 3 (1.05%) Azure Active Directory
4 3 (1.05%) Cloud Computing
5 1 (0.35%) Dynamics 365
Communications & Networking
1 18 (6.29%) Internet
2 13 (4.55%) DNS
3 12 (4.20%) TCP/IP
4 11 (3.85%) Firewall
5 8 (2.80%) DHCP
6 6 (2.10%) Intrusion Detection
7 5 (1.75%) Network Security
8 3 (1.05%) Kerberos
9 2 (0.70%) HTTP
9 2 (0.70%) LAN
9 2 (0.70%) Unified Communications
10 1 (0.35%) OSPF
10 1 (0.35%) SNMP
10 1 (0.35%) SSL
10 1 (0.35%) tcpdump
10 1 (0.35%) VLAN
10 1 (0.35%) VoIP
10 1 (0.35%) VPN
10 1 (0.35%) WAN
10 1 (0.35%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 21 (7.34%) SQL Server
2 16 (5.59%) Big Data
2 16 (5.59%) MySQL
3 15 (5.24%) MongoDB
4 10 (3.50%) Data Warehouse
5 9 (3.15%) PostgreSQL
6 7 (2.45%) Geospatial Data
7 6 (2.10%) Amazon RDS
7 6 (2.10%) Cognos Framework Manager
8 5 (1.75%) Hadoop
8 5 (1.75%) NoSQL
9 4 (1.40%) Power BI
9 4 (1.40%) SQL Server Reporting Services
10 3 (1.05%) GIS
11 2 (0.70%) Amazon Redshift
11 2 (0.70%) Apache Hive
11 2 (0.70%) BusinessObjects
11 2 (0.70%) Oracle Database
11 2 (0.70%) Oracle Database 12c
11 2 (0.70%) Star Schema
Development Applications
1 28 (9.79%) Subversion
2 27 (9.44%) Git (software)
2 27 (9.44%) Maven
3 19 (6.64%) JIRA
4 18 (6.29%) Rational Rhapsody
5 17 (5.94%) Eclipse
6 16 (5.59%) JUnit
6 16 (5.59%) Rational DOORS
7 13 (4.55%) Team Foundation Server
8 9 (3.15%) Jenkins
9 5 (1.75%) GCC
9 5 (1.75%) Gerrit
9 5 (1.75%) Sonatype Nexus
9 5 (1.75%) Visual Studio
10 4 (1.40%) Ant
10 4 (1.40%) Apache Ivy
10 4 (1.40%) Rational Team Concert
11 3 (1.05%) Balsamiq Mockups
12 2 (0.70%) JBehave
12 2 (0.70%) Mockito
General
1 36 (12.59%) Law
2 19 (6.64%) Aerospace
3 11 (3.85%) Finance
3 11 (3.85%) Military
4 8 (2.80%) Marketing
5 3 (1.05%) Retail
6 2 (0.70%) Telecoms
7 1 (0.35%) Automotive
7 1 (0.35%) Electronics
7 1 (0.35%) Manufacturing
7 1 (0.35%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 67 (23.43%) Developer
2 46 (16.08%) Software Engineer
3 38 (13.29%) Analyst
4 30 (10.49%) Java Developer
5 27 (9.44%) Architect
6 24 (8.39%) Systems Engineer
7 23 (8.04%) Applications Developer
8 22 (7.69%) C++ Software Engineer
9 21 (7.34%) Consultant
10 20 (6.99%) Software Developer
11 19 (6.64%) Java Applications Developer
12 15 (5.24%) Business Analyst
13 14 (4.90%) Test Engineer
14 12 (4.20%) Software Test Engineer
15 11 (3.85%) Enterprise Architect
15 11 (3.85%) Java Engineer
15 11 (3.85%) Network Systems Engineer
16 10 (3.50%) Java Software Engineer
17 9 (3.15%) 2nd Line Support
17 9 (3.15%) Embedded Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 40 (13.99%) XML
2 39 (13.64%) HTML
3 33 (11.54%) JSF
4 28 (9.79%) Spring
5 26 (9.09%) CSS
5 26 (9.09%) HTML5
6 23 (8.04%) .NET
7 18 (6.29%) Web Services
8 16 (5.59%) Java EE
9 15 (5.24%) AngularJS
9 15 (5.24%) XSLT
10 14 (4.90%) Hibernate
10 14 (4.90%) JPA
11 13 (4.55%) REST
12 12 (4.20%) EJB
13 11 (3.85%) .NET Framework
13 11 (3.85%) XHTML
14 7 (2.45%) Node.js
15 6 (2.10%) CSS3
15 6 (2.10%) jQuery
Miscellaneous
1 51 (17.83%) Computer Science
2 21 (7.34%) Management Information System
3 18 (6.29%) RIA
4 16 (5.59%) Analytical Skills
5 13 (4.55%) Enterprise Software
6 10 (3.50%) Embedded Systems
7 8 (2.80%) User Experience
8 7 (2.45%) PKI
9 5 (1.75%) Client/Server
9 5 (1.75%) Driving Licence
10 4 (1.40%) Greenfield Project
10 4 (1.40%) PMI
11 3 (1.05%) Clustering
11 3 (1.05%) Private Cloud
12 2 (0.70%) Data Centre
13 1 (0.35%) Algorithms
13 1 (0.35%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
13 1 (0.35%) Linux Command Line
13 1 (0.35%) Self-Motivation
13 1 (0.35%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 74 (25.87%) Linux
2 45 (15.73%) Windows
3 26 (9.09%) Unix
4 16 (5.59%) CentOS
5 11 (3.85%) Android
5 11 (3.85%) Apple iOS
6 10 (3.50%) Windows Server
7 4 (1.40%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 4 (1.40%) Windows Server 2008
8 3 (1.05%) Windows Server 2012
9 2 (0.70%) Windows 10
10 1 (0.35%) Kali Linux
10 1 (0.35%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 97 (33.92%) Agile Software Development
2 71 (24.83%) Software Engineering
3 57 (19.93%) UML
4 45 (15.73%) Continuous Integration
5 42 (14.69%) Scrum
6 41 (14.34%) TOGAF
7 32 (11.19%) TDD
7 32 (11.19%) Validation
8 29 (10.14%) ArchiMate
8 29 (10.14%) Cybersecurity
9 27 (9.44%) ITIL
9 27 (9.44%) SIEM
10 23 (8.04%) Problem-Solving
11 22 (7.69%) Enterprise Architecture
11 22 (7.69%) Test Automation
12 19 (6.64%) OO
12 19 (6.64%) Open Source
13 18 (6.29%) Waterfall
14 17 (5.94%) Project Management
14 17 (5.94%) SysML
Programming Languages
1 86 (30.07%) C
2 73 (25.52%) Java
3 44 (15.38%) C++
4 35 (12.24%) JavaScript
5 34 (11.89%) C#
6 32 (11.19%) Python
7 24 (8.39%) PowerShell
8 19 (6.64%) SQL
9 15 (5.24%) TypeScript
10 14 (4.90%) Bash Shell
11 10 (3.50%) Shell Script
12 7 (2.45%) Embedded C
12 7 (2.45%) Embedded C++
12 7 (2.45%) MATLAB
13 5 (1.75%) Perl
13 5 (1.75%) T-SQL
14 4 (1.40%) PHP
14 4 (1.40%) PL/SQL
15 3 (1.05%) Java 8
16 2 (0.70%) ES6
Qualifications
1 182 (63.64%) SC Cleared
2 83 (29.02%) Degree
3 50 (17.48%) DV Cleared
4 20 (6.99%) Computer Science Degree
5 10 (3.50%) CISSP
6 9 (3.15%) CISM
7 8 (2.80%) CITP
7 8 (2.80%) IIBA
7 8 (2.80%) ISEB
8 6 (2.10%) CCNP
8 6 (2.10%) CESG Certified Professional
8 6 (2.10%) Cisco Certification
9 5 (1.75%) SANS
10 4 (1.40%) PMI Certification
11 3 (1.05%) CEH
11 3 (1.05%) CISA
11 3 (1.05%) CompTIA Security+
11 3 (1.05%) CSSLP
11 3 (1.05%) GIAC
11 3 (1.05%) SSCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 16 (5.59%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 8 (2.80%) QA
3 6 (2.10%) GDPR
4 5 (1.75%) ECSS
4 5 (1.75%) ISO/IEC 20000
4 5 (1.75%) MISRA
5 4 (1.40%) ISO 9001
5 4 (1.40%) JSP 440
5 4 (1.40%) RMADS
5 4 (1.40%) SLA
6 3 (1.05%) COBIT
6 3 (1.05%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
6 3 (1.05%) WCAG
7 2 (0.70%) GPG13
7 2 (0.70%) ISO/IEC 15288
8 1 (0.35%) ISO 14001
8 1 (0.35%) ISO 22301
8 1 (0.35%) ISO 31000
8 1 (0.35%) PMO
System Software
1 11 (3.85%) Active Directory
2 10 (3.50%) Hyper-V
3 3 (1.05%) Docker
3 3 (1.05%) VMware Infrastructure
4 1 (0.35%) Virtual Servers
Systems Management
1 5 (1.75%) McAfee ePO
1 5 (1.75%) Puppet
2 3 (1.05%) Host Intrusion Detection System
2 3 (1.05%) Kubernetes
2 3 (1.05%) Network Intrusion Detection System
3 2 (0.70%) BMC PATROL
4 1 (0.35%) Nessus
4 1 (0.35%) Single Sign-On
Vendors
1 37 (12.94%) Microsoft
2 25 (8.74%) IBM
3 17 (5.94%) Oracle
4 12 (4.20%) Red Hat
5 8 (2.80%) McAfee
6 7 (2.45%) Cisco
6 7 (2.45%) Cognos
7 6 (2.10%) ArcSight
8 5 (1.75%) FireEye
8 5 (1.75%) Fortinet
8 5 (1.75%) Juniper
8 5 (1.75%) Palo Alto
9 4 (1.40%) Citrix
9 4 (1.40%) Tableau
9 4 (1.40%) VMware
10 3 (1.05%) CheckPoint
10 3 (1.05%) Rockwell
10 3 (1.05%) Siemens
11 2 (0.70%) Sitecore
12 1 (0.35%) Atlassian