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 3 months to 30 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Security Clearance
Cambridgeshire / Cambridge
3 months to
30 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 84 103 104
Rank change year-on-year +19 +1  
Permanent jobs citing Security Cleared 24 10 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Cambridge 1.92% 0.68% 0.55%
As % of the Qualifications category 4.23% 1.90% 1.48%
Number of salaries quoted 8 10 6
Median salary £41,250 £44,000 £53,750
Median salary % change year-on-year -6.25% -18.13%  
90% offered a salary of more than £37,750 £34,000 £42,500
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £59,250 £71,250
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £46,500
% change year-on-year - -3.22%  

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 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 568 527 542
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Cambridge 45.44% 35.87% 37.23%
Number of salaries quoted 391 404 459
Median salary £45,000 £42,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +7.14% -1.17%  
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

Security Cleared
Job Vacancy Trend in Cambridge

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

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 3 months to 30 March 2017.

Salary histogram for Security Cleared in Cambridge

For the 6 months to 30 March 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 23 (63.89%) Software Engineering
2 20 (55.56%) Electronics
3 17 (47.22%) Java
3 17 (47.22%) Python
4 15 (41.67%) C
4 15 (41.67%) Embedded C
5 14 (38.89%) C++
6 13 (36.11%) Embedded C++
7 11 (30.56%) SC Cleared
8 10 (27.78%) Mathematics
8 10 (27.78%) Physics
8 10 (27.78%) Computer Science
9 8 (22.22%) Agile Software Development
10 5 (13.89%) Linux
10 5 (13.89%) e-Learning
10 5 (13.89%) Manufacturing
10 5 (13.89%) SQL
10 5 (13.89%) Unix
10 5 (13.89%) Mechatronics
10 5 (13.89%) Disruptive Innovation
11 4 (11.11%) Cybersecurity
11 4 (11.11%) Windows
11 4 (11.11%) Cisco
11 4 (11.11%) Firewall
12 3 (8.33%) Disaster Recovery
12 3 (8.33%) Service Management
12 3 (8.33%) Stakeholder Management
12 3 (8.33%) VMware
12 3 (8.33%) Aerospace
12 3 (8.33%) Microsoft

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 3 (8.33%) Apache Spark
1 3 (8.33%) Exchange Server 2013
1 3 (8.33%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 1 (2.78%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 4 (11.11%) Firewall
2 1 (2.78%) TETRA
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (8.33%) Hadoop
2 2 (5.56%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (2.78%) Burp Suite
1 1 (2.78%) Metasploit
General
1 20 (55.56%) Electronics
2 5 (13.89%) Manufacturing
3 3 (8.33%) Aerospace
4 1 (2.78%) Finance
4 1 (2.78%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 21 (58.33%) Software Engineer
2 15 (41.67%) Consultant
3 14 (38.89%) Software Consultant
4 13 (36.11%) C Software Engineer
4 13 (36.11%) C/C++ Embedded Software Engineer
4 13 (36.11%) C/C++ Software Engineer
4 13 (36.11%) C++ Consultant
4 13 (36.11%) C++ Software Engineer
4 13 (36.11%) Embedded C Engineer
4 13 (36.11%) Embedded C Software Engineer
4 13 (36.11%) Embedded C/C++ Engineer
4 13 (36.11%) Embedded C/C++ Software Engineer
4 13 (36.11%) Embedded C++ Engineer
4 13 (36.11%) Embedded C++ Software Engineer
4 13 (36.11%) Embedded Engineer
4 13 (36.11%) Embedded Software Engineer
5 6 (16.67%) Support Engineer
6 5 (13.89%) SC Cleared Software Engineer
7 3 (8.33%) Data Scientist
7 3 (8.33%) Infrastructure Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (8.33%) .NET
1 3 (8.33%) ASP.NET
1 3 (8.33%) CSS
1 3 (8.33%) HTML
2 1 (2.78%) ASP.NET MVC
Miscellaneous
1 10 (27.78%) Computer Science
2 5 (13.89%) e-Learning
3 1 (2.78%) CESG
3 1 (2.78%) Client/Server
3 1 (2.78%) Driving Licence
3 1 (2.78%) Embedded Systems
3 1 (2.78%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 5 (13.89%) Linux
1 5 (13.89%) Unix
2 4 (11.11%) Windows
3 3 (8.33%) Windows Server
3 3 (8.33%) Windows Server 2003
3 3 (8.33%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 23 (63.89%) Software Engineering
2 10 (27.78%) Mathematics
2 10 (27.78%) Physics
3 8 (22.22%) Agile Software Development
4 5 (13.89%) Disruptive Innovation
4 5 (13.89%) Mechatronics
5 4 (11.11%) Cybersecurity
6 3 (8.33%) Disaster Recovery
6 3 (8.33%) ITIL
6 3 (8.33%) Machine Learning
6 3 (8.33%) Mentoring
6 3 (8.33%) Problem Management
6 3 (8.33%) Service Management
6 3 (8.33%) Signal Processing
6 3 (8.33%) Stakeholder Management
7 2 (5.56%) High Availability
8 1 (2.78%) Continuous Improvement
8 1 (2.78%) Functional Testing
8 1 (2.78%) System Integration Testing
8 1 (2.78%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 17 (47.22%) Java
1 17 (47.22%) Python
2 15 (41.67%) C
2 15 (41.67%) Embedded C
3 14 (38.89%) C++
4 13 (36.11%) Embedded C++
5 5 (13.89%) SQL
6 3 (8.33%) C#
6 3 (8.33%) JavaScript
6 3 (8.33%) R
6 3 (8.33%) Scala
7 1 (2.78%) Bash Shell
7 1 (2.78%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 11 (30.56%) SC Cleared
2 2 (5.56%) Degree
3 1 (2.78%) DV Cleared
3 1 (2.78%) ISTQB
3 1 (2.78%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (8.33%) SLA
2 1 (2.78%) Cyber Essentials
System Software
1 3 (8.33%) Active Directory
1 3 (8.33%) Hyper-V
1 3 (8.33%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 3 (8.33%) SCCM
2 1 (2.78%) Nessus
2 1 (2.78%) Nmap
Vendors
1 4 (11.11%) Cisco
2 3 (8.33%) Microsoft
2 3 (8.33%) NetApp
2 3 (8.33%) VMware
3 1 (2.78%) Fortinet
3 1 (2.78%) Juniper
3 1 (2.78%) Nokia
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Posted: Yesterday
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Posted: 2 days ago
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Posted: 5 days ago
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Salary: From £35,000 to £70,000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
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Salary: Completely negotiable and excellent
Posted: 2 days ago
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Empiric.com
Salary: Completely negotiable and excellent with comprehensive benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
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Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + Laptop, Mobile, Car Allowance
Posted: 7 days ago