The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Cheltenham with a requirement for SC Cleared qualifications. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 28 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Security Check (SC) Clearance
Gloucestershire / Cheltenham
3 months to
28 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 31 22 29
Rank change year-on-year -9 +7  
Permanent jobs citing SC Cleared 21 52 30
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Cheltenham 9.46% 10.28% 7.56%
As % of the Qualifications category 27.63% 29.38% 26.79%
Number of salaries quoted 15 30 23
Median salary £52,500 £55,000 £52,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -4.54% +4.76%  
90% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £50,000 £39,700
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £70,000 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year - -5.26%  

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 academic qualifications and professional certifications cited in permanent job vacancies advertised in Cheltenham.

Academic & Professional Certification
Cheltenham
Permanent job vacancies requiring academic qualifications or professional certifications 76 177 112
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Cheltenham 34.23% 34.98% 28.21%
Number of salaries quoted 62 124 89
Median salary £45,000 £55,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -18.18% +29.41%  
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £32,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £56,250 £75,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,500

SC Cleared
Job Vacancy Trend in Cheltenham

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Cheltenham citing SC Cleared as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the Qualifications category.

Job vacancy trend for SC Cleared in Cheltenham

SC Cleared
Salary Trend in Cheltenham

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

Salary trend for SC Cleared in Cheltenham

SC Cleared
Salary Histogram in Cheltenham

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing SC Cleared in Cheltenham over the 3 months to 28 March 2017.

Salary histogram for SC Cleared in Cheltenham

SC Cleared
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in Cheltenham

For the 6 months to 28 March 2017, IT jobs citing SC 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 Cheltenham region with a requirement for SC Cleared.

1 34 (100.00%) Security Cleared
2 19 (55.88%) DV Cleared
3 10 (29.41%) Windows
4 9 (26.47%) Linux
4 9 (26.47%) Project Management
4 9 (26.47%) Cybersecurity
5 7 (20.59%) Big Data
5 7 (20.59%) CHECK Team Leader
5 7 (20.59%) CHECK Team Member
5 7 (20.59%) SQL
6 6 (17.65%) C
6 6 (17.65%) Stakeholder Management
6 6 (17.65%) Visualisation
6 6 (17.65%) Integration Testing
7 5 (14.71%) User Acceptance Testing
7 5 (14.71%) Business Analysis
7 5 (14.71%) SIEM
7 5 (14.71%) Performance Improvement
7 5 (14.71%) Cybercrime
7 5 (14.71%) Target Operating Model
7 5 (14.71%) Change Management
7 5 (14.71%) Firewall
7 5 (14.71%) C++
7 5 (14.71%) LAN
7 5 (14.71%) WAN
8 4 (11.76%) SMTP
8 4 (11.76%) DHCP
8 4 (11.76%) FTP
8 4 (11.76%) HTTP
8 4 (11.76%) TCP/IP

SC Cleared
Co-occurring IT Skills in Cheltenham 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 1 (2.94%) WebLogic
Applications
1 1 (2.94%) MS Excel
1 1 (2.94%) MS PowerPoint
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.94%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 5 (14.71%) Firewall
1 5 (14.71%) LAN
1 5 (14.71%) WAN
2 4 (11.76%) DHCP
2 4 (11.76%) DNS
2 4 (11.76%) FTP
2 4 (11.76%) HTTP
2 4 (11.76%) LDAP
2 4 (11.76%) SMTP
2 4 (11.76%) SSL
2 4 (11.76%) TCP/IP
2 4 (11.76%) tcpdump
2 4 (11.76%) Telnet
2 4 (11.76%) Wireless
2 4 (11.76%) Wireshark
3 1 (2.94%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (20.59%) Big Data
2 4 (11.76%) Hadoop
Development Applications
1 3 (8.82%) LoadRunner
General
1 1 (2.94%) Finance
1 1 (2.94%) Manufacturing
1 1 (2.94%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 17 (50.00%) Consultant
2 10 (29.41%) Tester
3 7 (20.59%) Analyst
3 7 (20.59%) Penetration Tester
3 7 (20.59%) Security Consultant
3 7 (20.59%) Security Penetration Tester
3 7 (20.59%) Security Tester
4 5 (14.71%) Business Change Consultant
4 5 (14.71%) Business Consultant
4 5 (14.71%) Change Consultant
4 5 (14.71%) Technical Consultant
5 4 (11.76%) Senior Analyst
5 4 (11.76%) SOC Analyst
6 3 (8.82%) Bid Manager
6 3 (8.82%) Requirements Manager
6 3 (8.82%) SC Cleared Test Analyst
6 3 (8.82%) Software Analyst
6 3 (8.82%) Software Test Analyst
6 3 (8.82%) Software Tester
6 3 (8.82%) Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (8.82%) XML
2 2 (5.88%) XForms
2 2 (5.88%) XSD
2 2 (5.88%) XSL
3 1 (2.94%) EJB
3 1 (2.94%) Hibernate
3 1 (2.94%) HTML
3 1 (2.94%) J2EE
3 1 (2.94%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 5 (14.71%) Cybercrime
2 2 (5.88%) Management Information System
3 1 (2.94%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (2.94%) Computer Science
3 1 (2.94%) Cyber Attack
3 1 (2.94%) iPhone
Operating Systems
1 10 (29.41%) Windows
2 9 (26.47%) Linux
3 3 (8.82%) Unix
4 2 (5.88%) Android
5 1 (2.94%) Apple iOS
5 1 (2.94%) Mac OS X
5 1 (2.94%) Windows Phone
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (26.47%) Cybersecurity
1 9 (26.47%) Project Management
2 6 (17.65%) Integration Testing
2 6 (17.65%) Stakeholder Management
2 6 (17.65%) Visualisation
3 5 (14.71%) Business Analysis
3 5 (14.71%) Change Management
3 5 (14.71%) Performance Improvement
3 5 (14.71%) SIEM
3 5 (14.71%) Target Operating Model
3 5 (14.71%) User Acceptance Testing
4 4 (11.76%) Agile Software Development
4 4 (11.76%) Regulatory Compliance
4 4 (11.76%) Reverse Engineering
4 4 (11.76%) Security Management
5 3 (8.82%) Information Security
5 3 (8.82%) Penetration Testing
5 3 (8.82%) Performance Testing
5 3 (8.82%) Programme Management
6 2 (5.88%) Scrum
Programming Languages
1 7 (20.59%) SQL
2 6 (17.65%) C
3 5 (14.71%) C++
4 4 (11.76%) C#
4 4 (11.76%) Java
5 3 (8.82%) Shell Script
6 2 (5.88%) Objective-C
6 2 (5.88%) XPath
6 2 (5.88%) XQuery
7 1 (2.94%) JavaScript
7 1 (2.94%) Python
Qualifications
1 34 (100.00%) Security Cleared
2 19 (55.88%) DV Cleared
3 7 (20.59%) CHECK Team Leader
3 7 (20.59%) CHECK Team Member
4 4 (11.76%) Degree
5 3 (8.82%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.94%) PMO
System Software
1 4 (11.76%) Snort
Systems Management
1 3 (8.82%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 3 (8.82%) HP
2 2 (5.88%) CA Agile Central
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