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 26 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Security Clearance
Cambridgeshire / Cambridge
3 months to
26 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 79 105 99
Rank change year-on-year +26 -6  
Permanent jobs citing Security Cleared 39 1 15
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Cambridge 2.83% 0.086% 1.03%
As % of the Qualifications category 7.10% 0.22% 2.63%
Number of salaries quoted 13 1 10
Median salary £52,500 £42,500 £46,250
Median salary % change year-on-year +23.52% -8.10%  
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £42,500 £41,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £42,500 £50,500
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000

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 549 461 570
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Cambridge 39.90% 39.47% 39.23%
Number of salaries quoted 400 393 470
Median salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,500
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £28,707
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £53,272 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £41,500
% change year-on-year - +2.40%  

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 26 June 2017.

Salary histogram for Security Cleared in Cambridge

For the 6 months to 26 June 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 38 (62.30%) Java
1 38 (62.30%) Python
2 36 (59.02%) Software Engineering
3 27 (44.26%) Electronics
4 25 (40.98%) C
5 24 (39.34%) C++
5 24 (39.34%) Embedded C
6 23 (37.70%) Embedded C++
6 23 (37.70%) Computer Science
7 21 (34.43%) Mathematics
7 21 (34.43%) Physics
8 15 (24.59%) SC Cleared
8 15 (24.59%) Scala
8 15 (24.59%) Hadoop
8 15 (24.59%) Signal Processing
8 15 (24.59%) R
8 15 (24.59%) Machine Learning
8 15 (24.59%) Apache Spark
9 10 (16.39%) Agile Software Development
10 9 (14.75%) C#
10 9 (14.75%) JavaScript
10 9 (14.75%) Windows
11 7 (11.48%) .NET
11 7 (11.48%) Test Automation
12 6 (9.84%) RESTful
12 6 (9.84%) Selenium
12 6 (9.84%) Law
12 6 (9.84%) VMware
13 4 (6.56%) Firewall
13 4 (6.56%) Internet

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 15 (24.59%) Apache Spark
2 4 (6.56%) Apache Solr
2 4 (6.56%) Confluence
2 4 (6.56%) Elasticsearch
3 3 (4.92%) Exchange Server 2013
3 3 (4.92%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 1 (1.64%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 2 (3.28%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 4 (6.56%) Firewall
1 4 (6.56%) Internet
2 1 (1.64%) TETRA
2 1 (1.64%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (24.59%) Hadoop
2 2 (3.28%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 6 (9.84%) Selenium
2 4 (6.56%) JIRA
3 1 (1.64%) Burp Suite
3 1 (1.64%) Metasploit
General
1 27 (44.26%) Electronics
2 6 (9.84%) Law
3 3 (4.92%) Aerospace
3 3 (4.92%) Manufacturing
4 2 (3.28%) Finance
5 1 (1.64%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 27 (44.26%) Software Engineer
2 24 (39.34%) Consultant
3 23 (37.70%) C Software Engineer
3 23 (37.70%) C/C++ Embedded Software Engineer
3 23 (37.70%) C/C++ Software Engineer
3 23 (37.70%) C++ Consultant
3 23 (37.70%) C++ Software Engineer
3 23 (37.70%) Embedded C Engineer
3 23 (37.70%) Embedded C Software Engineer
3 23 (37.70%) Embedded C/C++ Engineer
3 23 (37.70%) Embedded C/C++ Software Engineer
3 23 (37.70%) Embedded C++ Engineer
3 23 (37.70%) Embedded C++ Software Engineer
3 23 (37.70%) Embedded Engineer
3 23 (37.70%) Embedded Software Engineer
3 23 (37.70%) Software Consultant
4 15 (24.59%) Data Scientist
5 7 (11.48%) Developer
6 6 (9.84%) C# Developer
7 5 (8.20%) Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (11.48%) .NET
2 6 (9.84%) RESTful
3 4 (6.56%) Angular 2
3 4 (6.56%) AngularJS
3 4 (6.56%) ASP.NET Web API
3 4 (6.56%) Lucene
3 4 (6.56%) Node.js
3 4 (6.56%) RabbitMQ
4 2 (3.28%) Web Services
5 1 (1.64%) React
Miscellaneous
1 23 (37.70%) Computer Science
2 3 (4.92%) Driving Licence
3 2 (3.28%) Client/Server
3 2 (3.28%) e-Learning
3 2 (3.28%) Embedded Systems
3 2 (3.28%) Fat Client
3 2 (3.28%) Thin Client
4 1 (1.64%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 9 (14.75%) Windows
2 3 (4.92%) Linux
2 3 (4.92%) Unix
2 3 (4.92%) Windows Server
2 3 (4.92%) Windows Server 2003
2 3 (4.92%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 36 (59.02%) Software Engineering
2 21 (34.43%) Mathematics
2 21 (34.43%) Physics
3 15 (24.59%) Machine Learning
3 15 (24.59%) Signal Processing
4 10 (16.39%) Agile Software Development
5 7 (11.48%) Test Automation
6 4 (6.56%) Continuous Delivery
6 4 (6.56%) Continuous Integration
6 4 (6.56%) Defect Management
6 4 (6.56%) Dependency Injection
6 4 (6.56%) Microservices
7 3 (4.92%) Cybersecurity
7 3 (4.92%) Disaster Recovery
7 3 (4.92%) ITIL
7 3 (4.92%) Mentoring
7 3 (4.92%) Problem Management
7 3 (4.92%) Regression Testing
7 3 (4.92%) Service Management
7 3 (4.92%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 38 (62.30%) Java
1 38 (62.30%) Python
2 25 (40.98%) C
3 24 (39.34%) C++
3 24 (39.34%) Embedded C
4 23 (37.70%) Embedded C++
5 15 (24.59%) R
5 15 (24.59%) Scala
6 9 (14.75%) C#
6 9 (14.75%) JavaScript
7 3 (4.92%) SQL
8 1 (1.64%) Bash Shell
8 1 (1.64%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 15 (24.59%) SC Cleared
2 3 (4.92%) Degree
2 3 (4.92%) DV Cleared
3 1 (1.64%) BC Cleared
3 1 (1.64%) ISTQB
3 1 (1.64%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (4.92%) SLA
2 2 (3.28%) QA
System Software
1 3 (4.92%) Active Directory
1 3 (4.92%) Hyper-V
1 3 (4.92%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 3 (4.92%) SCCM
2 1 (1.64%) Nessus
2 1 (1.64%) Nmap
Vendors
1 6 (9.84%) VMware
2 4 (6.56%) Cisco
3 3 (4.92%) Microsoft
3 3 (4.92%) NetApp
4 1 (1.64%) Fortinet
4 1 (1.64%) Juniper
4 1 (1.64%) Nokia
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ECM Selection
Salary: to £65k DoE + excellent benefits
Posted: 2 hours ago
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ANSON MCCADE
Salary: UKP 60000 per year
Posted: 6 days ago
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Empiric
Salary: Completely negotiable and excellent
Posted: 6 days ago