The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Cheltenham with a requirement for Security Cleared qualifications. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 22 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
22 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Security Clearance
Gloucestershire / Cheltenham
Rank 7 5 17
Rank change year-on-year -2 +12  
Permanent jobs citing Security Cleared 66 107 38
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Cheltenham 29.60% 20.78% 9.74%
As % of the Qualifications category 82.50% 58.79% 35.19%
Number of salaries quoted 57 80 26
Median salary £50,000 £55,000 £52,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -9.09% +4.76%  
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £45,000 £40,750
10% offered a salary of more than £57,000 £70,000 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £46,500
% change year-on-year - -3.22%  

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 Cheltenham.

Academic & Professional Certification
Cheltenham
Permanent job vacancies requiring academic qualifications or professional certifications 80 182 108
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Cheltenham 35.87% 35.34% 27.69%
Number of salaries quoted 66 128 84
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 £31,650 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,500 £55,000 £75,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,500

Security Cleared
Job Vacancy Trend in Cheltenham

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Cheltenham 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 Cheltenham

Security Cleared
Salary Trend in Cheltenham

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

Salary trend for Security Cleared in Cheltenham

Security Cleared
Salary Histogram in Cheltenham

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Security Cleared in Cheltenham over the 3 months to 22 March 2017.

Salary histogram for Security Cleared in Cheltenham

Security Cleared
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cheltenham

For the 6 months to 22 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 Cheltenham region with a requirement for Security Cleared.

1 85 (66.93%) Cybersecurity
2 75 (59.06%) DV Cleared
3 70 (55.12%) Java
4 62 (48.82%) Software Engineering
5 46 (36.22%) C++
6 45 (35.43%) Linux
7 44 (34.65%) Agile Software Development
7 44 (34.65%) Big Data
8 39 (30.71%) C#
9 36 (28.35%) SC Cleared
10 35 (27.56%) MongoDB
10 35 (27.56%) Reverse Engineering
11 31 (24.41%) JavaScript
12 29 (22.83%) SQL
13 28 (22.05%) HTML
14 27 (21.26%) Cyber Defence
15 26 (20.47%) Analytical Skills
15 26 (20.47%) HTML5
16 25 (19.69%) Finance
17 24 (18.90%) Windows
18 23 (18.11%) Unix
19 22 (17.32%) C
20 21 (16.54%) J2EE
20 21 (16.54%) Cybercrime
21 20 (15.75%) Python
22 19 (14.96%) MySQL
22 19 (14.96%) Penetration Testing
23 18 (14.17%) CSS3
23 18 (14.17%) WebLogic
23 18 (14.17%) CSS

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Top Related 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 18 (14.17%) Elasticsearch
1 18 (14.17%) WebLogic
2 17 (13.39%) JBoss
2 17 (13.39%) WebSphere
3 5 (3.94%) Apache Pig
4 4 (3.15%) OpenStack
5 1 (0.79%) Confluence
Applications
1 2 (1.57%) MS Excel
1 2 (1.57%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 4 (3.15%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 6 (4.72%) GitHub
2 4 (3.15%) SaaS
3 1 (0.79%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 11 (8.66%) Firewall
2 10 (7.87%) TCP/IP
3 6 (4.72%) DNS
3 6 (4.72%) LAN
3 6 (4.72%) SSL
3 6 (4.72%) WAN
4 5 (3.94%) DHCP
4 5 (3.94%) Wireless
5 4 (3.15%) FTP
5 4 (3.15%) HTTP
5 4 (3.15%) LDAP
5 4 (3.15%) SMTP
5 4 (3.15%) tcpdump
5 4 (3.15%) Telnet
5 4 (3.15%) Wireshark
6 3 (2.36%) Broadband
6 3 (2.36%) Internet
7 2 (1.57%) Network Security
8 1 (0.79%) Structured Cabling
Database & Business Intelligence
1 44 (34.65%) Big Data
2 35 (27.56%) MongoDB
3 19 (14.96%) MySQL
4 18 (14.17%) Data Mining
5 17 (13.39%) NoSQL
5 17 (13.39%) OrientDB
6 10 (7.87%) Hadoop
7 5 (3.94%) Apache Hive
8 2 (1.57%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 3 (2.36%) Jenkins
1 3 (2.36%) LoadRunner
2 2 (1.57%) Atlassian Bamboo
3 1 (0.79%) Bitbucket
3 1 (0.79%) Cucumber
3 1 (0.79%) Gatling
3 1 (0.79%) Git (software)
3 1 (0.79%) JIRA
3 1 (0.79%) Metasploit
3 1 (0.79%) Selenium
3 1 (0.79%) Sonatype Nexus
3 1 (0.79%) Vagrant
General
1 25 (19.69%) Finance
2 17 (13.39%) Telecoms
3 10 (7.87%) Manufacturing
4 5 (3.94%) Electronics
5 4 (3.15%) Marketing
6 3 (2.36%) Games
6 3 (2.36%) Legal
7 2 (1.57%) Aerospace
Job Titles
1 38 (29.92%) Developer
2 32 (25.20%) Software Engineer
3 23 (18.11%) Java Engineer
3 23 (18.11%) Java Software Engineer
4 19 (14.96%) Consultant
5 14 (11.02%) Research Engineer
6 12 (9.45%) Software Developer
7 11 (8.66%) Tester
8 10 (7.87%) C# Developer
9 9 (7.09%) Analyst
9 9 (7.09%) C# Software Engineer
9 9 (7.09%) C++ Software Engineer
10 8 (6.30%) Big Data Engineer
10 8 (6.30%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
10 8 (6.30%) Java Developer
10 8 (6.30%) Java Software Developer
10 8 (6.30%) Penetration Tester
10 8 (6.30%) Security Consultant
10 8 (6.30%) Security Tester
10 8 (6.30%) UI Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 28 (22.05%) HTML
2 26 (20.47%) HTML5
3 21 (16.54%) J2EE
4 18 (14.17%) CSS
4 18 (14.17%) CSS3
5 17 (13.39%) Java SE
5 17 (13.39%) Web Services
6 8 (6.30%) AngularJS
6 8 (6.30%) Node.js
7 6 (4.72%) XML
8 5 (3.94%) Java EE
8 5 (3.94%) STL
9 2 (1.57%) .NET
9 2 (1.57%) XForms
9 2 (1.57%) XSD
9 2 (1.57%) XSL
10 1 (0.79%) EJB
10 1 (0.79%) Hibernate
10 1 (0.79%) jQuery
10 1 (0.79%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 27 (21.26%) Cyber Defence
2 26 (20.47%) Analytical Skills
3 21 (16.54%) Cybercrime
4 18 (14.17%) Algorithms
5 4 (3.15%) Computer Science
6 3 (2.36%) Cyberthreat
6 3 (2.36%) Embedded Systems
6 3 (2.36%) Management Information System
7 2 (1.57%) Mobile App
8 1 (0.79%) Cyber Attack
8 1 (0.79%) Data Centre
8 1 (0.79%) iPhone
Operating Systems
1 45 (35.43%) Linux
2 24 (18.90%) Windows
3 23 (18.11%) Unix
4 17 (13.39%) AIX
5 15 (11.81%) Android
6 12 (9.45%) Apple iOS
7 8 (6.30%) Mac OS X
8 5 (3.94%) Windows Server
9 4 (3.15%) CentOS
9 4 (3.15%) FreeBSD
9 4 (3.15%) Windows Server 2012
10 1 (0.79%) Windows Phone
Processes & Methodologies
1 85 (66.93%) Cybersecurity
2 62 (48.82%) Software Engineering
3 44 (34.65%) Agile Software Development
4 35 (27.56%) Reverse Engineering
5 19 (14.96%) Penetration Testing
6 17 (13.39%) Ethical Hacking
6 17 (13.39%) Translating Business Requirements
7 10 (7.87%) Project Management
8 9 (7.09%) Front End Development
8 9 (7.09%) Threat Detection
9 8 (6.30%) Programme Management
9 8 (6.30%) SDLC
9 8 (6.30%) User Acceptance Testing
10 7 (5.51%) Stakeholder Management
10 7 (5.51%) Visualisation
11 6 (4.72%) Automated Testing
11 6 (4.72%) Continuous Integration
11 6 (4.72%) Integration Testing
11 6 (4.72%) Mobile Development
11 6 (4.72%) Test Scripting
Programming Languages
1 70 (55.12%) Java
2 46 (36.22%) C++
3 39 (30.71%) C#
4 31 (24.41%) JavaScript
5 29 (22.83%) SQL
6 22 (17.32%) C
7 20 (15.75%) Python
8 8 (6.30%) Bash Shell
9 7 (5.51%) Objective-C
9 7 (5.51%) Perl
10 5 (3.94%) PowerShell
11 3 (2.36%) Shell Script
11 3 (2.36%) VB
12 2 (1.57%) MATLAB
12 2 (1.57%) T-SQL
12 2 (1.57%) VB.NET
12 2 (1.57%) XPath
12 2 (1.57%) XQuery
13 1 (0.79%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 75 (59.06%) DV Cleared
2 36 (28.35%) SC Cleared
3 16 (12.60%) Degree
4 8 (6.30%) CHECK Team Leader
4 8 (6.30%) CHECK Team Member
5 6 (4.72%) GIAC
5 6 (4.72%) MCSE
5 6 (4.72%) Microsoft Certification
6 5 (3.94%) CCNA
6 5 (3.94%) Cisco Certification
6 5 (3.94%) CISSP
6 5 (3.94%) Linux+ Certification
6 5 (3.94%) Network+ Certification
6 5 (3.94%) SANS
6 5 (3.94%) SSCP
7 4 (3.15%) ISEB
8 2 (1.57%) PhD
8 2 (1.57%) Postgraduate
9 1 (0.79%) MCP
9 1 (0.79%) MCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (1.57%) PMO
2 1 (0.79%) QA
System Software
1 4 (3.15%) Snort
2 3 (2.36%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (1.57%) Active Directory
3 2 (1.57%) ISA Server
4 1 (0.79%) Docker
4 1 (0.79%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 4 (3.15%) HP Quality Center
2 1 (0.79%) EnCase
2 1 (0.79%) Opscode Chef
2 1 (0.79%) Puppet
Vendors
1 17 (13.39%) Oracle
2 5 (3.94%) BT
3 4 (3.15%) HP
3 4 (3.15%) Red Hat
3 4 (3.15%) SAP
3 4 (3.15%) VMware
4 3 (2.36%) Capita
5 2 (1.57%) CA Agile Central
5 2 (1.57%) Microsoft
Cheltenham, Gloucestershire
Novate IT Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Cheltenham
Computer Futures
Salary: Bonus AND Benefits
Posted: 26 days ago
Cheltenham, Gloucestershire
Blue Resourcing
Posted: 16 days ago