Period
to 16 December 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 December 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Security Clearance
South West > Bristol
6 months to
16 Dec 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 28 35 35
Rank change year-on-year +7 0 +1
Permanent jobs citing Security Cleared 300 301 232
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Bristol 8.29% 8.05% 7.06%
As % of the Qualifications category 36.45% 28.50% 26.04%
Number of salaries quoted 143 175 146
Bristol median annual salary £45,000 £40,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +12.50% -15.79% +11.76%
10th Percentile £30,650 £27,500 £29,875
90th Percentile £70,000 £64,500 £85,625
South West median annual salary £47,000 £43,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year +9.30% +1.18% -

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 823 1,056 891
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Bristol 22.73% 28.23% 27.10%
Number of salaries quoted 585 780 691
Bristol median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £44,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.88% -3.41% +7.32%
10th Percentile £27,500 £24,000 £26,250
90th Percentile £72,500 £65,000 £73,750
South West median annual salary £44,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +11.25% - -

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 16 December 2018.

Salary histogram for Security Cleared in Bristol

For the 6 months to 16 December 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.

1 176 (58.67%) SC Cleared
2 111 (37.00%) C
3 107 (35.67%) Degree
4 98 (32.67%) Agile Software Development
5 97 (32.33%) UML
6 94 (31.33%) Java
7 82 (27.33%) C++
8 76 (25.33%) Software Engineering
9 67 (22.33%) Computer Science
10 64 (21.33%) Linux
11 62 (20.67%) Continuous Integration
12 54 (18.00%) Maven
13 53 (17.67%) DV Cleared
14 52 (17.33%) Systems Engineering
15 51 (17.00%) JavaScript
16 48 (16.00%) Subversion
17 47 (15.67%) TDD
18 44 (14.67%) TOGAF
18 44 (14.67%) Scrum
18 44 (14.67%) Android
18 44 (14.67%) Apple iOS
18 44 (14.67%) Android Development
18 44 (14.67%) iOS Development
18 44 (14.67%) Mobile Development
19 42 (14.00%) HTML
20 41 (13.67%) Validation
20 41 (13.67%) JSF
21 40 (13.33%) XML
22 38 (12.67%) Git (software)
22 38 (12.67%) 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 7 (2.33%) Alfresco
1 7 (2.33%) Joomla!
2 6 (2.00%) JBoss
2 6 (2.00%) Jetty
2 6 (2.00%) Tomcat
3 4 (1.33%) WebSphere
4 3 (1.00%) IIS
4 3 (1.00%) Oracle SOA Suite
4 3 (1.00%) SharePoint
5 2 (0.67%) Apache
5 2 (0.67%) Confluence
5 2 (0.67%) Elasticsearch
5 2 (0.67%) Exchange Server 2010
5 2 (0.67%) MS Exchange
6 1 (0.33%) BizTalk Server
6 1 (0.33%) NetWeaver
6 1 (0.33%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 12 (4.00%) Microsoft Office
2 8 (2.67%) MS Visio
3 6 (2.00%) Microsoft Project
4 3 (1.00%) Microsoft Excel
5 1 (0.33%) Microsoft PowerPoint
5 1 (0.33%) Simulink
5 1 (0.33%) Solid Edge
5 1 (0.33%) SOLIDWORKS
Business Applications
1 2 (0.67%) Primavera
Cloud Services
1 37 (12.33%) Amazon AWS
2 35 (11.67%) Microsoft Azure
3 14 (4.67%) Cloud Computing
4 4 (1.33%) Office 365
5 3 (1.00%) SaaS
6 1 (0.33%) Google Cloud Platform
Communications & Networking
1 28 (9.33%) Internet
2 13 (4.33%) Firewall
3 5 (1.67%) Wireless
4 4 (1.33%) Software-Defined Networking
4 4 (1.33%) VPN
5 1 (0.33%) 802.11
5 1 (0.33%) Cisco IOS
5 1 (0.33%) DNS
5 1 (0.33%) HTTP
5 1 (0.33%) Intranet
5 1 (0.33%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 18 (6.00%) Big Data
2 17 (5.67%) MongoDB
2 17 (5.67%) SQL Server
3 15 (5.00%) Hadoop
3 15 (5.00%) PostgreSQL
4 9 (3.00%) Amazon RDS
4 9 (3.00%) Data Warehouse
4 9 (3.00%) MySQL
5 8 (2.67%) Geospatial Data
6 5 (1.67%) Oracle Database
7 4 (1.33%) Oracle Database 11g
8 2 (0.67%) BusinessObjects
8 2 (0.67%) Power BI
8 2 (0.67%) RDBMS
8 2 (0.67%) Relational Database
8 2 (0.67%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 1 (0.33%) Oracle Database 12c
9 1 (0.33%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 54 (18.00%) Maven
2 48 (16.00%) Subversion
3 38 (12.67%) Git (software)
4 20 (6.67%) Eclipse
5 16 (5.33%) Ant
5 16 (5.33%) Apache Ivy
5 16 (5.33%) Jenkins
6 13 (4.33%) Sonatype Nexus
7 7 (2.33%) GCC
7 7 (2.33%) Gerrit
8 4 (1.33%) JIRA
8 4 (1.33%) Rational DOORS
9 3 (1.00%) Team Foundation Server
10 2 (0.67%) JUnit
10 2 (0.67%) LabVIEW
10 2 (0.67%) Polyspace
10 2 (0.67%) VectorCAST
11 1 (0.33%) JMeter
11 1 (0.33%) Vagrant
11 1 (0.33%) Visual Studio
General
1 29 (9.67%) Military
2 22 (7.33%) Marketing
3 15 (5.00%) Finance
4 13 (4.33%) Aerospace
4 13 (4.33%) Electronics
4 13 (4.33%) Legal
4 13 (4.33%) Manufacturing
5 12 (4.00%) Telecoms
6 4 (1.33%) Law
7 3 (1.00%) Banking
8 2 (0.67%) Avionics
8 2 (0.67%) Billing
8 2 (0.67%) Retail
Job Titles
1 52 (17.33%) Software Engineer
2 51 (17.00%) Developer
3 37 (12.33%) Analyst
4 33 (11.00%) Java Developer
5 28 (9.33%) Architect
6 27 (9.00%) C++ Software Engineer
7 25 (8.33%) Consultant
8 20 (6.67%) Security Engineer
9 17 (5.67%) Systems Engineer
10 16 (5.33%) Cybersecurity Engineer
10 16 (5.33%) Java Engineer
10 16 (5.33%) Java Software Engineer
11 14 (4.67%) Senior Systems Engineer
12 12 (4.00%) Embedded Engineer
12 12 (4.00%) Embedded Software Engineer
13 11 (3.67%) Embedded C++ Engineer
13 11 (3.67%) Embedded C++ Software Engineer
13 11 (3.67%) Infrastructure Engineer
13 11 (3.67%) Project Manager
13 11 (3.67%) Systems Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 42 (14.00%) HTML
2 41 (13.67%) JSF
3 40 (13.33%) XML
4 35 (11.67%) Spring
5 31 (10.33%) Java EE
5 31 (10.33%) Web Services
6 30 (10.00%) CSS
7 29 (9.67%) XHTML
8 26 (8.67%) REST
9 25 (8.33%) Hibernate
9 25 (8.33%) HTML5
9 25 (8.33%) JPA
10 17 (5.67%) Qt
11 15 (5.00%) AngularJS
12 12 (4.00%) Middleware
13 9 (3.00%) .NET
13 9 (3.00%) jQuery
14 6 (2.00%) Servlets
15 5 (1.67%) SOAP
16 4 (1.33%) JMS
Miscellaneous
1 25 (8.33%) RIA
2 23 (7.67%) Management Information System
3 22 (7.33%) Embedded Systems
3 22 (7.33%) User Experience
4 12 (4.00%) Analytical Skills
5 11 (3.67%) Client/Server
6 10 (3.33%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
7 9 (3.00%) Driving Licence
8 4 (1.33%) Tandem
9 3 (1.00%) Data Structures
9 3 (1.00%) Enterprise Software
9 3 (1.00%) Taxonomies
10 2 (0.67%) ASIC
10 2 (0.67%) CESG
10 2 (0.67%) Self-Motivation
10 2 (0.67%) Verilog
10 2 (0.67%) VHDL
11 1 (0.33%) Data Centre
11 1 (0.33%) PMI
11 1 (0.33%) Security Operations Centre
Operating Systems
1 64 (21.33%) Linux
2 44 (14.67%) Android
2 44 (14.67%) Apple iOS
3 23 (7.67%) Windows
4 4 (1.33%) Unix
5 3 (1.00%) Windows 10
6 2 (0.67%) CentOS
7 1 (0.33%) Windows Server
7 1 (0.33%) Windows Server 2008
7 1 (0.33%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 98 (32.67%) Agile Software Development
2 97 (32.33%) UML
3 76 (25.33%) Software Engineering
4 67 (22.33%) Computer Science
5 62 (20.67%) Continuous Integration
6 52 (17.33%) Systems Engineering
7 47 (15.67%) TDD
8 44 (14.67%) Android Development
8 44 (14.67%) iOS Development
8 44 (14.67%) Mobile Development
8 44 (14.67%) Scrum
8 44 (14.67%) TOGAF
9 41 (13.67%) Validation
10 38 (12.67%) Problem-Solving
11 32 (10.67%) Stakeholder Engagement
11 32 (10.67%) SysML
12 30 (10.00%) Waterfall
13 29 (9.67%) Project Management
14 27 (9.00%) ArchiMate
15 26 (8.67%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 111 (37.00%) C
2 94 (31.33%) Java
3 82 (27.33%) C++
4 51 (17.00%) JavaScript
5 34 (11.33%) Python
6 18 (6.00%) SQL
7 15 (5.00%) TypeScript
8 13 (4.33%) Embedded C
9 10 (3.33%) PL/SQL
9 10 (3.33%) PowerShell
10 9 (3.00%) Shell Script
10 9 (3.00%) T-SQL
11 7 (2.33%) Ada
11 7 (2.33%) C#
12 4 (1.33%) Assembly Language
13 3 (1.00%) Bash Shell
14 2 (0.67%) PHP
14 2 (0.67%) Ruby
15 1 (0.33%) Embedded C++
15 1 (0.33%) MATLAB
Qualifications
1 176 (58.67%) SC Cleared
2 107 (35.67%) Degree
3 53 (17.67%) DV Cleared
4 31 (10.33%) Computer Science Degree
5 13 (4.33%) Chartered Engineer
6 9 (3.00%) ITIL Certification
7 8 (2.67%) CESG Certified Professional
7 8 (2.67%) CISM
7 8 (2.67%) CISSP
8 7 (2.33%) CITP
8 7 (2.33%) IIBA
8 7 (2.33%) ISEB
9 4 (1.33%) Cisco Certification
10 3 (1.00%) CCNP
10 3 (1.00%) CLAS
10 3 (1.00%) IISP
10 3 (1.00%) PMI Certification
11 2 (0.67%) CEH
11 2 (0.67%) Oracle Certification
11 2 (0.67%) PMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 22 (7.33%) QA
2 14 (4.67%) ISO/IEC 15288
3 12 (4.00%) SLA
4 8 (2.67%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 7 (2.33%) ECSS
6 6 (2.00%) GDPR
7 5 (1.67%) IEC 61508
8 4 (1.33%) ISO 9001
8 4 (1.33%) ISO/IEC 20000
9 3 (1.00%) DO-178B
9 3 (1.00%) HMG Security Policy Framework
9 3 (1.00%) RMADS
10 2 (0.67%) DO-254
10 2 (0.67%) PMO
11 1 (0.33%) ISO 26262
11 1 (0.33%) JSP 440
11 1 (0.33%) MISRA
11 1 (0.33%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 18 (6.00%) Docker
2 3 (1.00%) Active Directory
3 1 (0.33%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 16 (5.33%) Kubernetes
2 2 (0.67%) PTC Integrity
3 1 (0.33%) Ansible
3 1 (0.33%) Computer Incident Response Team
3 1 (0.33%) Opscode Chef
3 1 (0.33%) Packer
3 1 (0.33%) Puppet
3 1 (0.33%) Terraform
Vendors
1 31 (10.33%) Microsoft
2 25 (8.33%) Oracle
3 13 (4.33%) SAP
4 9 (3.00%) VMware
5 4 (1.33%) IBM
5 4 (1.33%) IBM Sterling
6 3 (1.00%) Citrix
7 2 (0.67%) Cisco
7 2 (0.67%) PTC
7 2 (0.67%) Red Hat
7 2 (0.67%) Tableau
8 1 (0.33%) HP
8 1 (0.33%) Juniper
8 1 (0.33%) Nintex
8 1 (0.33%) Xerox