Period
to 22 January 2018

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 22 January 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Security Clearance
Cambridgeshire > Cambridge
6 months to
22 Jan 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 145 124 129
Rank change year-on-year -21 +5 -8
Permanent jobs citing Security Cleared 34 22 37
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Cambridge 1.08% 1.00% 1.25%
As % of the Qualifications category 2.44% 2.37% 3.54%
Number of salaries quoted 11 21 32
Cambridge median annual salary £35,000 £35,000 £72,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - -51.72% +48.72%
10th Percentile £23,500 £21,250 £41,069
90th Percentile £43,750 £61,250 £91,750
Cambridgeshire median annual salary £35,000 £37,500 £66,250
% change year-on-year -6.67% -43.40% +44.02%

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 1,393 927 1,045
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Cambridge 44.19% 42.25% 35.33%
Number of salaries quoted 1,044 749 833
Cambridge median annual salary £50,000 £41,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +20.48% +3.75% -
10th Percentile £27,500 £25,000 £25,969
90th Percentile £72,500 £67,500 £66,250
Cambridgeshire median annual salary £47,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +11.76% +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 22 January 2018.

Salary histogram for Security Cleared in Cambridge

For the 6 months to 22 January 2018, 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 (67.65%) Python
2 20 (58.82%) Java
2 20 (58.82%) Software Engineering
3 15 (44.12%) Machine Learning
3 15 (44.12%) C
4 12 (35.29%) Embedded C
4 12 (35.29%) Electronics
4 12 (35.29%) Signal Processing
4 12 (35.29%) R
4 12 (35.29%) Scala
4 12 (35.29%) Hadoop
4 12 (35.29%) Apache Spark
5 11 (32.35%) Mathematics
5 11 (32.35%) Physics
6 8 (23.53%) Computer Science
6 8 (23.53%) Embedded C++
6 8 (23.53%) C++
7 6 (17.65%) JavaScript
8 4 (11.76%) Active Directory
8 4 (11.76%) DNS
8 4 (11.76%) Microsoft
8 4 (11.76%) Windows
8 4 (11.76%) Analytical Skills
8 4 (11.76%) Windows 7
8 4 (11.76%) Embedded Systems
8 4 (11.76%) Windows Server 2012
8 4 (11.76%) SC Cleared
8 4 (11.76%) DV Cleared
8 4 (11.76%) PowerShell
8 4 (11.76%) Windows Server 2008

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 12 (35.29%) Apache Spark
2 1 (2.94%) SharePoint
Communications & Networking
1 4 (11.76%) DNS
2 1 (2.94%) FTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (35.29%) Hadoop
2 1 (2.94%) Geospatial Data
2 1 (2.94%) GIS
2 1 (2.94%) SQL Server
2 1 (2.94%) SQL Server 2008
General
1 12 (35.29%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 12 (35.29%) Data Scientist
2 8 (23.53%) C Software Engineer
2 8 (23.53%) C/C++ Embedded Software Engineer
2 8 (23.53%) C/C++ Software Engineer
2 8 (23.53%) C++ Consultant
2 8 (23.53%) C++ Software Engineer
2 8 (23.53%) Consultant
2 8 (23.53%) Embedded C Engineer
2 8 (23.53%) Embedded C Software Engineer
2 8 (23.53%) Embedded C/C++ Engineer
2 8 (23.53%) Embedded C/C++ Software Engineer
2 8 (23.53%) Embedded C++ Engineer
2 8 (23.53%) Embedded C++ Software Engineer
2 8 (23.53%) Embedded Software Engineer
2 8 (23.53%) Real Time Embedded Engineer
2 8 (23.53%) Real Time Embedded Software Engineer
2 8 (23.53%) Real Time Engineer
2 8 (23.53%) Real Time Software Engineer
2 8 (23.53%) Software Consultant
2 8 (23.53%) Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (8.82%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 8 (23.53%) Computer Science
2 4 (11.76%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (11.76%) Embedded Systems
3 3 (8.82%) Algorithms
4 1 (2.94%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 4 (11.76%) Windows
1 4 (11.76%) Windows 7
1 4 (11.76%) Windows Server 2008
1 4 (11.76%) Windows Server 2012
2 1 (2.94%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (58.82%) Software Engineering
2 15 (44.12%) Machine Learning
3 12 (35.29%) Signal Processing
4 11 (32.35%) Mathematics
4 11 (32.35%) Physics
5 4 (11.76%) Hardware Maintenance
6 3 (8.82%) Agile Software Development
6 3 (8.82%) Bayesian Methods
6 3 (8.82%) Data Visualisation
6 3 (8.82%) Statistics
6 3 (8.82%) Visualisation
7 1 (2.94%) Change Management
7 1 (2.94%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 23 (67.65%) Python
2 20 (58.82%) Java
3 15 (44.12%) C
4 12 (35.29%) Embedded C
4 12 (35.29%) R
4 12 (35.29%) Scala
5 8 (23.53%) C++
5 8 (23.53%) Embedded C++
6 6 (17.65%) JavaScript
7 4 (11.76%) PowerShell
8 3 (8.82%) C#
8 3 (8.82%) MATLAB
Qualifications
1 4 (11.76%) DV Cleared
1 4 (11.76%) SC Cleared
2 3 (8.82%) Degree
2 3 (8.82%) PhD
System Software
1 4 (11.76%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 4 (11.76%) Microsoft
2 3 (8.82%) VMware
3 1 (2.94%) ESRI