Period
to 19 February 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Cambridgeshire with a requirement for SC Cleared qualifications. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered over the 6 months to 19 February 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Security Check (SC) Clearance
East of England > Cambridgeshire
6 months to
19 Feb 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 186 149 159
Rank change year-on-year -37 +10 0
Permanent jobs citing SC Cleared 32 27 28
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Cambridgeshire 0.74% 0.83% 0.68%
As % of the Qualifications category 1.86% 2.12% 2.13%
Number of salaries quoted 31 26 20
Cambridgeshire median annual salary £35,000 £39,500 £72,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -11.39% -45.52% +26.09%
10th Percentile £26,750 £21,875 £35,800
90th Percentile £40,000 £61,250 £78,750
East of England median annual salary £46,000 £43,750 £50,000
% change year-on-year +5.14% -12.50% -1.48%

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 permanent job vacancies advertised in Cambridgeshire with a requirement for academic qualifications or professional certifications.

All Academic and Professional Certifications
Cambridgeshire
Permanent vacancies requiring academic qualifications or professional certifications 1,723 1,274 1,315
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Cambridgeshire 39.88% 39.12% 31.99%
Number of salaries quoted 1,265 976 1,040
Cambridgeshire median annual salary £47,500 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +11.76% +6.25% -
10th Percentile £27,500 £26,250 £25,750
90th Percentile £70,000 £65,000 £65,125
East of England median annual salary £47,500 £44,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year +6.74% +4.71% -

SC Cleared
Job Vacancy Trend in Cambridgeshire

Job postings citing SC Cleared as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Cambridgeshire.

Job vacancy trend for SC Cleared in Cambridgeshire

SC Cleared
Salary Trend in Cambridgeshire

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

Salary trend for SC Cleared in Cambridgeshire

SC Cleared
Salary Histogram in Cambridgeshire

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing SC Cleared in Cambridgeshire over the 6 months to 19 February 2018.

Salary histogram for SC Cleared in Cambridgeshire

SC Cleared
Job Locations in Cambridgeshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing SC Cleared within the Cambridgeshire region over the 6 months to 19 February 2018. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Past 6 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Peterborough +1 15 £30,000 -25.00% 2
Huntingdon - 6 £32,500 -
Cambridge -45 4 £35,000 -12.50%
SC Cleared
East of England

For the 6 months to 19 February 2018, IT jobs citing SC Cleared also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads across the Cambridgeshire region with a requirement for SC Cleared.

1 32 (100.00%) Security Cleared
2 18 (56.25%) Service Delivery
3 17 (53.13%) Windows
3 17 (53.13%) Microsoft
4 14 (43.75%) Active Directory
5 13 (40.63%) Windows Server 2008
6 12 (37.50%) Windows Server 2012
6 12 (37.50%) Change Management
7 11 (34.38%) DNS
7 11 (34.38%) Hardware Maintenance
7 11 (34.38%) PowerShell
7 11 (34.38%) Windows 7
8 10 (31.25%) Analytical Skills
8 10 (31.25%) Incident Management
9 9 (28.13%) Windows Server
10 8 (25.00%) SQL Server 2008
10 8 (25.00%) GIS
10 8 (25.00%) FTP
10 8 (25.00%) SharePoint
10 8 (25.00%) SQL Server
11 7 (21.88%) ITIL
12 6 (18.75%) C
12 6 (18.75%) C#
12 6 (18.75%) C++
12 6 (18.75%) Java
12 6 (18.75%) Business Intelligence
12 6 (18.75%) Python
12 6 (18.75%) Software Engineering
12 6 (18.75%) Degree
12 6 (18.75%) QA

SC Cleared
Co-occurring IT Skills in Cambridgeshire 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 8 (25.00%) SharePoint
2 1 (3.13%) Exchange Server 2013
2 1 (3.13%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 2 (6.25%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 1 (3.13%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 11 (34.38%) DNS
2 8 (25.00%) FTP
3 2 (6.25%) BGP
3 2 (6.25%) Firewall
3 2 (6.25%) HTTP
3 2 (6.25%) LAN
3 2 (6.25%) OSPF
3 2 (6.25%) SMTP
3 2 (6.25%) WAN
4 1 (3.13%) Skype
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (25.00%) GIS
1 8 (25.00%) SQL Server
1 8 (25.00%) SQL Server 2008
2 5 (15.63%) Geospatial Data
General
1 2 (6.25%) Retail
Job Titles
1 11 (34.38%) Service Desk Engineer
2 6 (18.75%) Service Desk Team Leader
2 6 (18.75%) Software Engineer
2 6 (18.75%) Team Leader
3 4 (12.50%) Applications Engineer
4 3 (9.38%) C/C++ Embedded Software Engineer
4 3 (9.38%) C/C++ Software Engineer
4 3 (9.38%) Embedded C/C++ Engineer
4 3 (9.38%) Embedded C/C++ Software Engineer
4 3 (9.38%) Embedded C++ Engineer
4 3 (9.38%) Embedded C++ Software Engineer
4 3 (9.38%) Embedded Engineer
4 3 (9.38%) Embedded Linux Engineer
4 3 (9.38%) Embedded Linux Software Engineer
4 3 (9.38%) Junior C Software Engineer
4 3 (9.38%) Junior C++ Software Engineer
4 3 (9.38%) Junior Embedded Engineer
4 3 (9.38%) Junior Linux Engineer
4 3 (9.38%) Mobile Software Engineer
4 3 (9.38%) VMware Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 10 (31.25%) Analytical Skills
2 5 (15.63%) Management Information System
3 3 (9.38%) Computer Science
3 3 (9.38%) EMC VNX
4 2 (6.25%) Driving Licence
Operating Systems
1 17 (53.13%) Windows
2 13 (40.63%) Windows Server 2008
3 12 (37.50%) Windows Server 2012
4 11 (34.38%) Windows 7
5 9 (28.13%) Windows Server
6 5 (15.63%) Linux
7 3 (9.38%) Embedded Linux
8 2 (6.25%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (56.25%) Service Delivery
2 12 (37.50%) Change Management
3 11 (34.38%) Hardware Maintenance
4 10 (31.25%) Incident Management
5 7 (21.88%) ITIL
6 6 (18.75%) Business Intelligence
6 6 (18.75%) Line Management
6 6 (18.75%) Software Engineering
7 3 (9.38%) Open Source
8 2 (6.25%) Capacity Management
8 2 (6.25%) Mathematics
8 2 (6.25%) Problem Management
8 2 (6.25%) Risk Management
8 2 (6.25%) Stakeholder Management
8 2 (6.25%) Trend Analysis
Programming Languages
1 11 (34.38%) PowerShell
2 6 (18.75%) C
2 6 (18.75%) C#
2 6 (18.75%) C++
2 6 (18.75%) Java
2 6 (18.75%) Python
3 1 (3.13%) SQL
Qualifications
1 32 (100.00%) Security Cleared
2 6 (18.75%) Degree
3 5 (15.63%) DV Cleared
4 3 (9.38%) Computer Science Degree
4 3 (9.38%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
5 2 (6.25%) CCNP
5 2 (6.25%) Cisco Certification
5 2 (6.25%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
5 2 (6.25%) JNCIS
5 2 (6.25%) MCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (18.75%) QA
2 3 (9.38%) SLA
3 2 (6.25%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 14 (43.75%) Active Directory
2 1 (3.13%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 3 (9.38%) vRealize
2 2 (6.25%) NetBackup
2 2 (6.25%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
3 1 (3.13%) SCCM
Vendors
1 17 (53.13%) Microsoft
2 5 (15.63%) Cisco
2 5 (15.63%) ESRI
2 5 (15.63%) NetApp
3 4 (12.50%) VMware
4 3 (9.38%) EMC
4 3 (9.38%) Riverbed
5 2 (6.25%) CommVault
5 2 (6.25%) Juniper
5 2 (6.25%) Palo Alto
5 2 (6.25%) Red Hat
5 2 (6.25%) Symantec
6 1 (3.13%) 3PAR
6 1 (3.13%) CheckPoint
6 1 (3.13%) F5
6 1 (3.13%) Fortinet
6 1 (3.13%) HP