Period
to 18 October 2018

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 6 months to 18 October 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Security Clearance
Gloucestershire > Cheltenham
6 months to
18 Oct 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 10 35 4
Rank change year-on-year +25 -31 +25
Permanent jobs citing Security Cleared 99 50 205
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Cheltenham 15.00% 10.82% 24.12%
As % of the Qualifications category 52.38% 42.37% 58.40%
Number of salaries quoted 58 38 180
Cheltenham median annual salary £47,500 £57,500 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -17.39% +15.00% +5.26%
10th Percentile £34,625 £30,875 £38,500
90th Percentile £72,500 £84,875 £67,500
Gloucestershire median annual salary £47,500 £46,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +3.26% +2.22% -

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

All Academic and Professional Certifications
Cheltenham
Permanent vacancies requiring academic qualifications or professional certifications 189 118 351
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Cheltenham 28.64% 25.54% 41.29%
Number of salaries quoted 130 102 302
Cheltenham median annual salary £47,500 £43,750 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +8.57% -7.89% +22.58%
10th Percentile £33,750 £24,325 £30,163
90th Percentile £70,000 £72,450 £67,500
Gloucestershire median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +5.56% - +5.88%

Security Cleared
Job Vacancy Trend in Cheltenham

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

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 6 months to 18 October 2018.

Salary histogram for Security Cleared in Cheltenham

For the 6 months to 18 October 2018, IT jobs citing Security 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 Cheltenham region with a requirement for Security Cleared.

1 82 (82.83%) DV Cleared
2 54 (54.55%) Java
3 40 (40.40%) SC Cleared
4 33 (33.33%) C++
5 29 (29.29%) Python
6 27 (27.27%) Agile Software Development
7 25 (25.25%) C#
7 25 (25.25%) SQL
8 24 (24.24%) C
9 23 (23.23%) Windows
9 23 (23.23%) Software Engineering
10 20 (20.20%) Degree
10 20 (20.20%) DevOps
11 18 (18.18%) Linux
12 17 (17.17%) JavaScript
12 17 (17.17%) Continuous Integration
13 16 (16.16%) Unit Testing
13 16 (16.16%) TDD
14 15 (15.15%) Microsoft
15 13 (13.13%) ITIL
15 13 (13.13%) Cybersecurity
16 12 (12.12%) Test Automation
16 12 (12.12%) Spring
17 11 (11.11%) Hibernate
17 11 (11.11%) AngularJS
18 10 (10.10%) Computer Science
18 10 (10.10%) Risk Management
18 10 (10.10%) JUnit
18 10 (10.10%) Project Management
19 9 (9.09%) Oracle

Security 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 8 (8.08%) Apache
2 5 (5.05%) Elasticsearch
2 5 (5.05%) SharePoint
3 4 (4.04%) Confluence
4 3 (3.03%) Tomcat
5 2 (2.02%) WebLogic
6 1 (1.01%) SharePoint 2013
6 1 (1.01%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 1 (1.01%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 2 (2.02%) Oracle EBS
Cloud Services
1 4 (4.04%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (1.01%) Amazon S3
2 1 (1.01%) Trello
Communications & Networking
1 5 (5.05%) Firewall
1 5 (5.05%) VPN
2 2 (2.02%) Network Security
3 1 (1.01%) Cisco ASA
3 1 (1.01%) DHCP
3 1 (1.01%) DNS
3 1 (1.01%) MPLS
3 1 (1.01%) Skype
3 1 (1.01%) TCP/IP
3 1 (1.01%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (8.08%) Big Data
2 5 (5.05%) Oracle BI EE
2 5 (5.05%) Oracle ODI
3 4 (4.04%) Apache Cassandra
3 4 (4.04%) Apache Hive
3 4 (4.04%) Hadoop
3 4 (4.04%) Relational Database
4 3 (3.03%) Oracle BI Publisher
5 2 (2.02%) Endeca
5 2 (2.02%) Microsoft Analysis Services
5 2 (2.02%) MySQL
5 2 (2.02%) SQL Server
5 2 (2.02%) SQL Server 2012
5 2 (2.02%) SQL Server 2014
5 2 (2.02%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 2 (2.02%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 2 (2.02%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 1 (1.01%) MongoDB
Development Applications
1 10 (10.10%) JUnit
2 9 (9.09%) JIRA
3 8 (8.08%) EasyMock
4 6 (6.06%) Cucumber
4 6 (6.06%) Jenkins
4 6 (6.06%) Selenium
5 4 (4.04%) Atlassian Bamboo
5 4 (4.04%) Bitbucket
5 4 (4.04%) LoadRunner
6 3 (3.03%) Eclipse
7 2 (2.02%) Maven
8 1 (1.01%) Rational Rhapsody
General
1 2 (2.02%) Finance
2 1 (1.01%) Aerospace
2 1 (1.01%) Automotive
2 1 (1.01%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 22 (22.22%) Software Engineer
2 17 (17.17%) Developer
3 11 (11.11%) Java Developer
4 8 (8.08%) Consultant
4 8 (8.08%) IT Engineer
5 7 (7.07%) Java Engineer
5 7 (7.07%) Java Software Engineer
6 5 (5.05%) Architect
6 5 (5.05%) Coordinator
6 5 (5.05%) Infrastructure Engineer
6 5 (5.05%) Project Coordinator
6 5 (5.05%) Project Management Officer
6 5 (5.05%) Project Officer
6 5 (5.05%) Project Support Coordinator
6 5 (5.05%) Project Support Officer
6 5 (5.05%) Solutions Architect
6 5 (5.05%) Support Consultant
6 5 (5.05%) Support Officer
6 5 (5.05%) Systems Engineer
7 4 (4.04%) Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (12.12%) Spring
2 11 (11.11%) AngularJS
2 11 (11.11%) Hibernate
3 8 (8.08%) Django
4 7 (7.07%) XML
5 6 (6.06%) EJB
6 5 (5.05%) Java EE
7 4 (4.04%) JDBC
7 4 (4.04%) JSF
7 4 (4.04%) Kafka
7 4 (4.04%) XSD
8 3 (3.03%) Node.js
8 3 (3.03%) React
8 3 (3.03%) Spring Boot
8 3 (3.03%) Web Services
9 2 (2.02%) HTML
9 2 (2.02%) J2EE
9 2 (2.02%) jQuery
9 2 (2.02%) REST
9 2 (2.02%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 10 (10.10%) Computer Science
2 5 (5.05%) Cybercrime
3 4 (4.04%) Enterprise Software
3 4 (4.04%) N-Tier
3 4 (4.04%) Replication
3 4 (4.04%) Wiki
4 3 (3.03%) Management Information System
5 2 (2.02%) CESG
5 2 (2.02%) CESG CLAS
5 2 (2.02%) iPhone
6 1 (1.01%) Analytical Skills
6 1 (1.01%) Cyber Defence
6 1 (1.01%) Cyberattack
Operating Systems
1 23 (23.23%) Windows
2 18 (18.18%) Linux
3 7 (7.07%) CentOS
3 7 (7.07%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 6 (6.06%) Windows Server
5 5 (5.05%) Ubuntu
6 3 (3.03%) Android
7 2 (2.02%) Fedora
7 2 (2.02%) Windows Phone
8 1 (1.01%) Apple iOS
8 1 (1.01%) Debian
8 1 (1.01%) Kali Linux
8 1 (1.01%) Mac OS X
8 1 (1.01%) Windows 10
8 1 (1.01%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 27 (27.27%) Agile Software Development
2 23 (23.23%) Software Engineering
3 20 (20.20%) DevOps
4 17 (17.17%) Continuous Integration
5 16 (16.16%) TDD
5 16 (16.16%) Unit Testing
6 13 (13.13%) Cybersecurity
6 13 (13.13%) ITIL
7 12 (12.12%) Test Automation
8 10 (10.10%) Project Management
8 10 (10.10%) Risk Management
9 9 (9.09%) Infrastructure Engineering
9 9 (9.09%) Mathematics
10 8 (8.08%) Configuration Management
10 8 (8.08%) Problem-Solving
11 7 (7.07%) Logistics
11 7 (7.07%) Scrum
12 6 (6.06%) Network Design
13 5 (5.05%) Critical Path Analysis
13 5 (5.05%) Requirements Analysis
Programming Languages
1 54 (54.55%) Java
2 33 (33.33%) C++
3 29 (29.29%) Python
4 25 (25.25%) C#
4 25 (25.25%) SQL
5 24 (24.24%) C
6 17 (17.17%) JavaScript
7 2 (2.02%) Bash Shell
7 2 (2.02%) Objective-C
7 2 (2.02%) PowerShell
8 1 (1.01%) Java 8
Qualifications
1 82 (82.83%) DV Cleared
2 40 (40.40%) SC Cleared
3 20 (20.20%) Degree
4 5 (5.05%) ISTQB
5 4 (4.04%) ISEB
6 2 (2.02%) CESG Certified Professional
6 2 (2.02%) CLAS
7 1 (1.01%) APMP
7 1 (1.01%) ITIL Certification
7 1 (1.01%) MCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (2.02%) HMG Security Policy Framework
1 2 (2.02%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 2 (2.02%) QA
2 1 (1.01%) SLA
System Software
1 4 (4.04%) pfSense
2 3 (3.03%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (2.02%) Docker
3 2 (2.02%) VirtualBox
3 2 (2.02%) VMware ESXi
3 2 (2.02%) Xen
Systems Management
1 2 (2.02%) Ansible
1 2 (2.02%) Docker Swarm
1 2 (2.02%) Kubernetes
1 2 (2.02%) Nagios
1 2 (2.02%) OpenNMS
1 2 (2.02%) Puppet
1 2 (2.02%) vCenter Server
1 2 (2.02%) ZABBIX
2 1 (1.01%) Nessus
Vendors
1 15 (15.15%) Microsoft
2 9 (9.09%) Oracle
3 6 (6.06%) Cisco
3 6 (6.06%) Red Hat
4 4 (4.04%) Google
4 4 (4.04%) Splunk
5 3 (3.03%) VMware
6 2 (2.02%) Cloudera
6 2 (2.02%) Hortonworks
6 2 (2.02%) SolarWinds
7 1 (1.01%) IBM
7 1 (1.01%) Juniper
7 1 (1.01%) Qualys
7 1 (1.01%) Twitter