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 3 months to 25 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
25 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Security Clearance
East of England / Cambridgeshire
Rank 96 114 104
Rank change year-on-year +18 -10  
Permanent jobs citing Security Cleared 31 24 24
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Cambridgeshire 1.80% 1.11% 1.16%
As % of the Qualifications category 4.82% 3.41% 3.21%
Number of salaries quoted 14 19 22
Median salary £40,000 £44,000 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -9.09% -20.00%  
90% offered a salary of more than £39,300 £34,100 £33,500
10% offered a salary of more than £56,750 £69,000 £57,500
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £47,000
% change year-on-year - -4.25%  

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 Cambridgeshire.

Academic & Professional Certification
Cambridgeshire
Permanent job vacancies requiring academic qualifications or professional certifications 643 703 747
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Cambridgeshire 37.43% 32.40% 36.24%
Number of salaries quoted 451 543 615
Median salary £45,000 £42,500 £43,900
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.88% -3.18%  
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £29,500 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £62,500 £62,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,500

Security Cleared
Job Vacancy Trend in Cambridgeshire

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Cambridgeshire 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 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 3 months to 25 March 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 3 months to 25 March 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Cambridge +21 22 £41,250 -6.25% 6
Peterborough +7 7 £40,000 +8.47%
Security Cleared
East of England

Security Cleared
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cambridgeshire

For the 6 months to 25 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 Cambridgeshire region with a requirement for Security Cleared.

1 23 (39.66%) C
1 23 (39.66%) ITIL
1 23 (39.66%) Software Engineering
1 23 (39.66%) SC Cleared
2 19 (32.76%) Electronics
3 16 (27.59%) Java
4 15 (25.86%) Python
4 15 (25.86%) Cisco
5 14 (24.14%) Embedded C
6 13 (22.41%) C++
7 12 (20.69%) VMware
7 12 (20.69%) Embedded C++
7 12 (20.69%) Microsoft
8 11 (18.97%) DV Cleared
8 11 (18.97%) SLA
8 11 (18.97%) HP
9 10 (17.24%) Service Management
9 10 (17.24%) Incident Management
10 9 (15.52%) Enterprise Architecture
10 9 (15.52%) Mathematics
10 9 (15.52%) Physics
10 9 (15.52%) Computer Science
10 9 (15.52%) Agile Software Development
10 9 (15.52%) Service Delivery
10 9 (15.52%) NetApp
11 8 (13.79%) VMware Infrastructure
11 8 (13.79%) Active Directory
11 8 (13.79%) Windows
11 8 (13.79%) Firewall
12 7 (12.07%) Management Information System

Security Cleared
Top Related 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 4 (6.90%) Exchange Server 2013
1 4 (6.90%) MS Exchange
2 3 (5.17%) Skype for Business
3 2 (3.45%) Apache Spark
4 1 (1.72%) Exchange Server 2007
4 1 (1.72%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 2 (3.45%) MS Office
2 1 (1.72%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.72%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (1.72%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 8 (13.79%) Firewall
2 2 (3.45%) Cisco Nexus
2 2 (3.45%) NetScaler
2 2 (3.45%) VoIP
3 1 (1.72%) Network Security
3 1 (1.72%) Skype
3 1 (1.72%) TETRA
3 1 (1.72%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (3.45%) Hadoop
2 1 (1.72%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (1.72%) Burp Suite
1 1 (1.72%) HP UFT
1 1 (1.72%) Metasploit
1 1 (1.72%) Selenium
General
1 19 (32.76%) Electronics
2 7 (12.07%) Military
3 6 (10.34%) Manufacturing
4 3 (5.17%) Aerospace
5 2 (3.45%) Finance
6 1 (1.72%) Financial Institution
6 1 (1.72%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 21 (36.21%) Software Engineer
2 14 (24.14%) Consultant
3 13 (22.41%) Software Consultant
4 12 (20.69%) C Software Engineer
4 12 (20.69%) C/C++ Embedded Software Engineer
4 12 (20.69%) C/C++ Software Engineer
4 12 (20.69%) C++ Consultant
4 12 (20.69%) C++ Software Engineer
4 12 (20.69%) Embedded C Engineer
4 12 (20.69%) Embedded C Software Engineer
4 12 (20.69%) Embedded C/C++ Engineer
4 12 (20.69%) Embedded C/C++ Software Engineer
4 12 (20.69%) Embedded C++ Engineer
4 12 (20.69%) Embedded C++ Software Engineer
4 12 (20.69%) Embedded Engineer
4 12 (20.69%) Embedded Software Engineer
5 9 (15.52%) 3rd Line Engineer
6 8 (13.79%) Support Engineer
7 7 (12.07%) Architect
7 7 (12.07%) Solutions Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (5.17%) .NET
1 3 (5.17%) ASP.NET
1 3 (5.17%) CSS
1 3 (5.17%) HTML
2 1 (1.72%) ASP.NET MVC
2 1 (1.72%) GWT
2 1 (1.72%) J2EE
Miscellaneous
1 9 (15.52%) Computer Science
2 7 (12.07%) Data Centre
2 7 (12.07%) Management Information System
3 5 (8.62%) e-Learning
4 4 (6.90%) EMC VNX
4 4 (6.90%) VxBlock/Vblock
5 2 (3.45%) Analytical Skills
5 2 (3.45%) FlexPod
6 1 (1.72%) Blackberry
6 1 (1.72%) CESG
6 1 (1.72%) Embedded Systems
6 1 (1.72%) Life Science
6 1 (1.72%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 8 (13.79%) Windows
2 6 (10.34%) Windows Server
2 6 (10.34%) Windows Server 2012
3 5 (8.62%) Linux
3 5 (8.62%) Unix
4 3 (5.17%) Windows Server 2003
4 3 (5.17%) Windows Server 2008
5 1 (1.72%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 23 (39.66%) ITIL
1 23 (39.66%) Software Engineering
2 10 (17.24%) Incident Management
2 10 (17.24%) Service Management
3 9 (15.52%) Agile Software Development
3 9 (15.52%) Enterprise Architecture
3 9 (15.52%) Mathematics
3 9 (15.52%) Physics
3 9 (15.52%) Service Delivery
4 7 (12.07%) Logistics
4 7 (12.07%) Matrix Organization
4 7 (12.07%) OSINT
4 7 (12.07%) Requirements Management
4 7 (12.07%) Security Architecture
4 7 (12.07%) Service Design
5 5 (8.62%) Cybersecurity
5 5 (8.62%) Disaster Recovery
5 5 (8.62%) Disruptive Innovation
5 5 (8.62%) Mechatronics
6 3 (5.17%) Problem Management
Programming Languages
1 23 (39.66%) C
2 16 (27.59%) Java
3 15 (25.86%) Python
4 14 (24.14%) Embedded C
5 13 (22.41%) C++
6 12 (20.69%) Embedded C++
7 5 (8.62%) SQL
8 4 (6.90%) JavaScript
9 3 (5.17%) C#
10 2 (3.45%) R
10 2 (3.45%) Scala
11 1 (1.72%) Bash Shell
11 1 (1.72%) PowerShell
11 1 (1.72%) Ruby
11 1 (1.72%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 23 (39.66%) SC Cleared
2 11 (18.97%) DV Cleared
3 7 (12.07%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
4 4 (6.90%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
5 3 (5.17%) ISTQB
6 2 (3.45%) CCNA
6 2 (3.45%) Cisco Certification
6 2 (3.45%) Degree
6 2 (3.45%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
7 1 (1.72%) MCP
7 1 (1.72%) MCSA
7 1 (1.72%) MCSE
7 1 (1.72%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (18.97%) SLA
2 1 (1.72%) Cyber Essentials
System Software
1 8 (13.79%) Active Directory
1 8 (13.79%) VMware Infrastructure
2 5 (8.62%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 6 (10.34%) SCCM
2 4 (6.90%) HP Data Protector
2 4 (6.90%) NetBackup
2 4 (6.90%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
3 2 (3.45%) NetApp OnCommand
4 1 (1.72%) HP Quality Center
4 1 (1.72%) Nessus
4 1 (1.72%) Nmap
Vendors
1 15 (25.86%) Cisco
2 12 (20.69%) Microsoft
2 12 (20.69%) VMware
3 11 (18.97%) HP
4 9 (15.52%) NetApp
5 6 (10.34%) EMC
6 4 (6.90%) 3PAR
6 4 (6.90%) Brocade
6 4 (6.90%) CommVault
6 4 (6.90%) Symantec
6 4 (6.90%) Veeam
7 3 (5.17%) Citrix
8 2 (3.45%) CheckPoint
8 2 (3.45%) Dell
8 2 (3.45%) Palo Alto
8 2 (3.45%) SolidFire
9 1 (1.72%) F5
9 1 (1.72%) Fortinet
9 1 (1.72%) Juniper
9 1 (1.72%) Nokia
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