Period
to 18 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Cambridgeshire with a requirement for Security Cleared qualifications. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered over the 6 months to 18 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Security Clearance
East of England > Cambridgeshire
6 months to
18 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 136 117 140
Rank change year-on-year -19 +23 -25
Permanent jobs citing Security Cleared 68 65 53
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Cambridgeshire 1.65% 1.86% 1.27%
As % of the Qualifications category 4.23% 5.25% 3.85%
Number of salaries quoted 35 50 45
Cambridgeshire median annual salary £37,000 £37,500 £57,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -1.33% -34.78% +25.00%
10th Percentile £29,000 £21,250 £36,750
90th Percentile £65,000 £67,500 £78,750
East of England median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year +5.56% -10.00% -13.04%

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 Cambridgeshire with a requirement for academic qualifications or professional certifications.

All Academic and Professional Certifications
Cambridgeshire
Permanent vacancies requiring academic qualifications or professional certifications 1606 1237 1375
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Cambridgeshire 38.93% 35.36% 33.04%
Number of salaries quoted 1176 963 1159
Cambridgeshire median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.88% +6.25% -
10th Percentile £26,250 £23,550 £26,250
90th Percentile £72,500 £67,250 £60,000
East of England median annual salary £45,000 £43,700 £43,000
% change year-on-year +2.97% +1.63% +1.18%

Security Cleared
Job Vacancy Trend in Cambridgeshire

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

Job vacancy trend for Security Cleared in Cambridgeshire

Security Cleared
Salary Trend in Cambridgeshire

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

Salary trend for Security Cleared in Cambridgeshire

Security Cleared
Salary Histogram in Cambridgeshire

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Security Cleared in Cambridgeshire over the 6 months to 18 November 2017.

Salary histogram for Security Cleared in Cambridgeshire

Security 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 Security Cleared within the Cambridgeshire region over the 6 months to 18 November 2017. 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
Cambridge -13 37 £45,000 +50.00% 3
Peterborough -12 12 £30,000 +25.00% 1
Huntingdon +19 7 £57,500 +15.00%
Security Cleared
East of England

For the 6 months to 18 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 Cambridgeshire region with a requirement for Security Cleared.

1 33 (48.53%) Java
2 32 (47.06%) Python
3 30 (44.12%) Software Engineering
4 24 (35.29%) Machine Learning
5 22 (32.35%) SC Cleared
6 21 (30.88%) Scala
6 21 (30.88%) Hadoop
6 21 (30.88%) Signal Processing
6 21 (30.88%) R
6 21 (30.88%) Apache Spark
7 17 (25.00%) DV Cleared
8 14 (20.59%) C#
9 13 (19.12%) C
9 13 (19.12%) JavaScript
10 12 (17.65%) Degree
11 11 (16.18%) Agile Software Development
11 11 (16.18%) Windows
11 11 (16.18%) Microsoft
12 10 (14.71%) Service Delivery
12 10 (14.71%) .NET
12 10 (14.71%) ITIL
12 10 (14.71%) Incident Management
12 10 (14.71%) Computer Science
13 9 (13.24%) Mathematics
13 9 (13.24%) Change Management
13 9 (13.24%) VMware
14 8 (11.76%) C++
14 8 (11.76%) Active Directory
15 7 (10.29%) Microsoft Office
15 7 (10.29%) Physics

Security 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 21 (30.88%) Apache Spark
2 1 (1.47%) SharePoint
Applications
1 7 (10.29%) Microsoft Office
2 5 (7.35%) Microsoft Excel
2 5 (7.35%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Communications & Networking
1 3 (4.41%) Firewall
2 2 (2.94%) BGP
2 2 (2.94%) HTTP
2 2 (2.94%) LAN
2 2 (2.94%) OSPF
2 2 (2.94%) SMTP
2 2 (2.94%) WAN
3 1 (1.47%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 21 (30.88%) Hadoop
2 5 (7.35%) Geospatial Data
2 5 (7.35%) GIS
3 4 (5.88%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 4 (5.88%) Eclipse
General
1 6 (8.82%) Finance
2 4 (5.88%) Electronics
3 2 (2.94%) Retail
4 1 (1.47%) Military
Job Titles
1 21 (30.88%) Data Scientist
2 14 (20.59%) Developer
3 9 (13.24%) C# Developer
3 9 (13.24%) Software Engineer
4 7 (10.29%) Graduate
5 6 (8.82%) C Software Engineer
5 6 (8.82%) C/C++ Embedded Software Engineer
5 6 (8.82%) C/C++ Software Engineer
5 6 (8.82%) C++ Software Engineer
5 6 (8.82%) Embedded C Engineer
5 6 (8.82%) Embedded C Software Engineer
5 6 (8.82%) Embedded C/C++ Engineer
5 6 (8.82%) Embedded C/C++ Software Engineer
5 6 (8.82%) Embedded C++ Engineer
5 6 (8.82%) Embedded C++ Software Engineer
5 6 (8.82%) Embedded Engineer
5 6 (8.82%) Embedded Software Engineer
5 6 (8.82%) Junior
5 6 (8.82%) Service Desk Team Leader
5 6 (8.82%) Team Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (14.71%) .NET
2 4 (5.88%) J2EE
2 4 (5.88%) Java EE
3 1 (1.47%) React
Miscellaneous
1 10 (14.71%) Computer Science
2 3 (4.41%) Algorithms
2 3 (4.41%) Driving Licence
3 1 (1.47%) Freedom of Information
3 1 (1.47%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 11 (16.18%) Windows
2 5 (7.35%) Linux
3 3 (4.41%) Windows Server
4 2 (2.94%) Embedded Linux
4 2 (2.94%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 1 (1.47%) Windows 7
5 1 (1.47%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 30 (44.12%) Software Engineering
2 24 (35.29%) Machine Learning
3 21 (30.88%) Signal Processing
4 11 (16.18%) Agile Software Development
5 10 (14.71%) Incident Management
5 10 (14.71%) ITIL
5 10 (14.71%) Service Delivery
6 9 (13.24%) Change Management
6 9 (13.24%) Mathematics
7 7 (10.29%) Line Management
7 7 (10.29%) Physics
8 6 (8.82%) Asset Management
8 6 (8.82%) Business Intelligence
8 6 (8.82%) Configuration Management
8 6 (8.82%) Digital Transformation Programme
9 5 (7.35%) Password Management
10 4 (5.88%) OO
11 3 (4.41%) Data Visualisation
11 3 (4.41%) Statistics
11 3 (4.41%) Visualisation
Programming Languages
1 33 (48.53%) Java
2 32 (47.06%) Python
3 21 (30.88%) R
3 21 (30.88%) Scala
4 14 (20.59%) C#
5 13 (19.12%) C
5 13 (19.12%) JavaScript
6 8 (11.76%) C++
7 4 (5.88%) Embedded C
7 4 (5.88%) Embedded C++
8 3 (4.41%) MATLAB
Qualifications
1 22 (32.35%) SC Cleared
2 17 (25.00%) DV Cleared
3 12 (17.65%) Degree
4 6 (8.82%) Computer Science Degree
5 5 (7.35%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
6 3 (4.41%) PhD
7 2 (2.94%) CCNP
7 2 (2.94%) Cisco Certification
7 2 (2.94%) JNCIS
7 2 (2.94%) MCP
8 1 (1.47%) BC Cleared
8 1 (1.47%) ECDL
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (8.82%) QA
2 2 (2.94%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 2 (2.94%) SLA
System Software
1 8 (11.76%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (1.47%) SCCM
Vendors
1 11 (16.18%) Microsoft
2 9 (13.24%) VMware
3 6 (8.82%) Cisco
4 4 (5.88%) Oracle
5 2 (2.94%) CheckPoint
5 2 (2.94%) F5
5 2 (2.94%) Fortinet
5 2 (2.94%) Juniper
5 2 (2.94%) NetApp
5 2 (2.94%) Palo Alto
5 2 (2.94%) Red Hat