The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Cambridge with a requirement for SC Cleared qualifications. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 24 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
24 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Security Check (SC) Clearance
Cambridgeshire / Cambridge
Rank 98 - 103
Rank change year-on-year - 0  
Permanent jobs citing SC Cleared 7 0 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Cambridge 0.57% - 0.28%
As % of the Qualifications category 1.27% - 0.74%
Number of salaries quoted 7 0 4
Median salary £40,000 - £53,750
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year - -5.26%  

SC 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 academic qualifications and professional certifications cited in permanent job vacancies advertised in Cambridge.

Academic & Professional Certification
Cambridge
Permanent job vacancies requiring academic qualifications or professional certifications 552 525 544
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Cambridge 45.25% 35.57% 37.86%
Number of salaries quoted 386 402 454
Median salary £45,000 £41,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +8.43% -2.35%  
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £29,500 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £57,500 £62,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,500

SC Cleared
Job Vacancy Trend in Cambridge

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Cambridge citing SC Cleared as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the Qualifications category.

Job vacancy trend for SC Cleared in Cambridge

SC Cleared
Salary Trend in Cambridge

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

Salary trend for SC Cleared in Cambridge

SC Cleared
Salary Histogram in Cambridge

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing SC Cleared in Cambridge over the 3 months to 24 March 2017.

Salary histogram for SC Cleared in Cambridge

SC Cleared
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cambridge

For the 6 months to 24 March 2017, IT jobs citing SC 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 Cambridge region with a requirement for SC Cleared.

1 11 (100.00%) Security Cleared
2 5 (45.45%) Mechatronics
2 5 (45.45%) Agile Software Development
2 5 (45.45%) Software Engineering
2 5 (45.45%) Disruptive Innovation
2 5 (45.45%) Manufacturing
2 5 (45.45%) e-Learning
2 5 (45.45%) Electronics
3 4 (36.36%) Firewall
3 4 (36.36%) Cisco
3 4 (36.36%) Cybersecurity
4 3 (27.27%) Mentoring
4 3 (27.27%) Hyper-V
4 3 (27.27%) Windows Server 2012
4 3 (27.27%) Windows Server
4 3 (27.27%) Exchange Server 2013
4 3 (27.27%) Problem Management
4 3 (27.27%) SCCM
4 3 (27.27%) VMware Infrastructure
4 3 (27.27%) Microsoft
4 3 (27.27%) Active Directory
4 3 (27.27%) ITIL
4 3 (27.27%) Unix
4 3 (27.27%) Windows
4 3 (27.27%) Linux
4 3 (27.27%) MS Exchange
4 3 (27.27%) SLA
4 3 (27.27%) Service Management
4 3 (27.27%) NetApp
4 3 (27.27%) Windows Server 2003

SC Cleared
Top Related IT Skills in Cambridge 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 3 (27.27%) Exchange Server 2013
1 3 (27.27%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 1 (9.09%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 4 (36.36%) Firewall
2 1 (9.09%) TETRA
Development Applications
1 1 (9.09%) Burp Suite
1 1 (9.09%) Metasploit
General
1 5 (45.45%) Electronics
1 5 (45.45%) Manufacturing
2 3 (27.27%) Aerospace
Job Titles
1 5 (45.45%) SC Cleared Software Engineer
1 5 (45.45%) Software Engineer
2 3 (27.27%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 3 (27.27%) Infrastructure Support
2 3 (27.27%) Infrastructure Support Engineer
2 3 (27.27%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
2 3 (27.27%) Senior Infrastructure Support Engineer
2 3 (27.27%) Senior Support Engineer
2 3 (27.27%) Support Engineer
3 1 (9.09%) Auditor
3 1 (9.09%) Penetration Tester
3 1 (9.09%) Product Engineer
3 1 (9.09%) Product Test Engineer
3 1 (9.09%) Security Auditor
3 1 (9.09%) Test Engineer
3 1 (9.09%) Tester
Miscellaneous
1 5 (45.45%) e-Learning
2 1 (9.09%) CESG
2 1 (9.09%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 3 (27.27%) Linux
1 3 (27.27%) Unix
1 3 (27.27%) Windows
1 3 (27.27%) Windows Server
1 3 (27.27%) Windows Server 2003
1 3 (27.27%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (45.45%) Agile Software Development
1 5 (45.45%) Disruptive Innovation
1 5 (45.45%) Mechatronics
1 5 (45.45%) Software Engineering
2 4 (36.36%) Cybersecurity
3 3 (27.27%) Disaster Recovery
3 3 (27.27%) ITIL
3 3 (27.27%) Mentoring
3 3 (27.27%) Problem Management
3 3 (27.27%) Service Management
3 3 (27.27%) Stakeholder Management
4 1 (9.09%) Information Security
4 1 (9.09%) Penetration Testing
4 1 (9.09%) Regression Testing
4 1 (9.09%) Risk Management
4 1 (9.09%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 1 (9.09%) Bash Shell
1 1 (9.09%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 11 (100.00%) Security Cleared
2 1 (9.09%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (27.27%) SLA
2 1 (9.09%) Cyber Essentials
System Software
1 3 (27.27%) Active Directory
1 3 (27.27%) Hyper-V
1 3 (27.27%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 3 (27.27%) SCCM
2 1 (9.09%) Nessus
2 1 (9.09%) Nmap
Vendors
1 4 (36.36%) Cisco
2 3 (27.27%) Microsoft
2 3 (27.27%) NetApp
2 3 (27.27%) VMware
3 1 (9.09%) Fortinet
3 1 (9.09%) Juniper
3 1 (9.09%) Nokia