Period
to 19 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Cambridge with a requirement for Security Cleared qualifications. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered over the 6 months to 19 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Security Clearance
Cambridgeshire > Cambridge
6 months to
19 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 139 128 119
Rank change year-on-year -11 -9 +7
Permanent jobs citing Security Cleared 37 19 37
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Cambridge 1.21% 0.84% 1.29%
As % of the Qualifications category 2.69% 2.07% 3.39%
Number of salaries quoted 11 21 31
Cambridge median annual salary £45,000 £30,000 £72,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +50.00% -58.62% +61.11%
10th Percentile £35,000 £21,250 £39,750
90th Percentile £65,000 £46,250 £91,750
Cambridgeshire median annual salary £40,000 £37,500 £57,500
% change year-on-year +6.67% -34.78% +25.00%

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 Cambridge with a requirement for academic qualifications or professional certifications.

All Academic and Professional Certifications
Cambridge
Permanent vacancies requiring academic qualifications or professional certifications 1378 920 1090
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Cambridge 45.03% 40.64% 37.98%
Number of salaries quoted 1012 730 911
Cambridge median annual salary £47,500 £42,500 £41,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +11.76% +3.66% +2.50%
10th Percentile £26,750 £23,500 £26,250
90th Percentile £72,500 £67,500 £62,500
Cambridgeshire median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +5.88% +6.25% -

Security Cleared
Job Vacancy Trend in Cambridge

Job postings citing Security Cleared as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Cambridge.

Job vacancy trend for Security Cleared in Cambridge

Security Cleared
Salary Trend in Cambridge

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

Salary trend for Security Cleared in Cambridge

Security Cleared
Salary Histogram in Cambridge

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Security Cleared in Cambridge over the 6 months to 19 November 2017.

Salary histogram for Security Cleared in Cambridge

For the 6 months to 19 November 2017, IT jobs citing Security 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 Security Cleared.

1 28 (75.68%) Python
2 26 (70.27%) Software Engineering
3 25 (67.57%) Java
4 24 (64.86%) Machine Learning
5 21 (56.76%) Signal Processing
5 21 (56.76%) R
5 21 (56.76%) Apache Spark
5 21 (56.76%) Scala
5 21 (56.76%) Hadoop
6 10 (27.03%) JavaScript
7 7 (18.92%) .NET
7 7 (18.92%) C
7 7 (18.92%) C#
7 7 (18.92%) VMware
7 7 (18.92%) Agile Software Development
7 7 (18.92%) Mathematics
7 7 (18.92%) Physics
7 7 (18.92%) DV Cleared
8 5 (13.51%) Digital Transformation Programme
9 4 (10.81%) Computer Science
9 4 (10.81%) Embedded C
9 4 (10.81%) Embedded C++
9 4 (10.81%) Electronics
9 4 (10.81%) C++
10 3 (8.11%) PhD
10 3 (8.11%) MATLAB
10 3 (8.11%) Statistics
10 3 (8.11%) Visualisation
10 3 (8.11%) Algorithms
10 3 (8.11%) Data Visualisation

Security Cleared
Co-occurring 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 21 (56.76%) Apache Spark
Communications & Networking
1 1 (2.70%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 21 (56.76%) Hadoop
General
1 4 (10.81%) Electronics
2 1 (2.70%) Finance
Job Titles
1 21 (56.76%) Data Scientist
2 7 (18.92%) Developer
3 6 (16.22%) C# Developer
4 5 (13.51%) Software Engineer
5 4 (10.81%) C Software Engineer
5 4 (10.81%) C/C++ Embedded Software Engineer
5 4 (10.81%) C/C++ Software Engineer
5 4 (10.81%) C++ Consultant
5 4 (10.81%) C++ Software Engineer
5 4 (10.81%) Consultant
5 4 (10.81%) Embedded C Engineer
5 4 (10.81%) Embedded C Software Engineer
5 4 (10.81%) Embedded C/C++ Engineer
5 4 (10.81%) Embedded C/C++ Software Engineer
5 4 (10.81%) Embedded C++ Engineer
5 4 (10.81%) Embedded C++ Software Engineer
5 4 (10.81%) Embedded Engineer
5 4 (10.81%) Embedded Software Engineer
5 4 (10.81%) Software Consultant
6 3 (8.11%) Physicist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (18.92%) .NET
2 1 (2.70%) React
Miscellaneous
1 4 (10.81%) Computer Science
2 3 (8.11%) Algorithms
3 1 (2.70%) Driving Licence
Processes & Methodologies
1 26 (70.27%) Software Engineering
2 24 (64.86%) Machine Learning
3 21 (56.76%) Signal Processing
4 7 (18.92%) Agile Software Development
4 7 (18.92%) Mathematics
4 7 (18.92%) Physics
5 5 (13.51%) Digital Transformation Programme
6 3 (8.11%) Bayesian Methods
6 3 (8.11%) Data Visualisation
6 3 (8.11%) Statistics
6 3 (8.11%) Visualisation
7 1 (2.70%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 28 (75.68%) Python
2 25 (67.57%) Java
3 21 (56.76%) R
3 21 (56.76%) Scala
4 10 (27.03%) JavaScript
5 7 (18.92%) C
5 7 (18.92%) C#
6 4 (10.81%) C++
6 4 (10.81%) Embedded C
6 4 (10.81%) Embedded C++
7 3 (8.11%) MATLAB
Qualifications
1 7 (18.92%) DV Cleared
2 3 (8.11%) Degree
2 3 (8.11%) PhD
3 2 (5.41%) SC Cleared
4 1 (2.70%) BC Cleared
Vendors
1 7 (18.92%) VMware