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 27 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Security Clearance
Gloucestershire / Cheltenham
3 months to
27 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 12 10 22
Rank change year-on-year -2 +12  
Permanent jobs citing Security Cleared 43 76 29
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Cheltenham 18.07% 18.81% 8.06%
As % of the Qualifications category 66.15% 49.03% 28.43%
Number of salaries quoted 29 64 21
Median salary £50,000 £50,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +5.26%  
90% offered a salary of more than £21,000 £43,250 £31,000
10% offered a salary of more than £100,000 £55,000 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000

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 65 155 102
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Cheltenham 27.31% 38.37% 28.33%
Number of salaries quoted 51 129 90
Median salary £42,500 £45,000 £38,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -5.55% +16.88%  
90% offered a salary of more than £21,000 £37,000 £29,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £60,000 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £41,500
% change year-on-year - +2.40%  

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 27 June 2017.

Salary histogram for Security Cleared in Cheltenham

For the 6 months to 27 June 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 56 (53.85%) DV Cleared
2 44 (42.31%) Cybersecurity
3 41 (39.42%) SC Cleared
4 34 (32.69%) Java
5 32 (30.77%) Agile Software Development
6 28 (26.92%) C
7 27 (25.96%) C++
8 25 (24.04%) Software Engineering
9 23 (22.12%) Linux
10 22 (21.15%) Reverse Engineering
11 21 (20.19%) Degree
12 20 (19.23%) Python
12 20 (19.23%) Analytical Skills
13 18 (17.31%) Windows
14 16 (15.38%) C#
14 16 (15.38%) Project Management
15 15 (14.42%) Cybercrime
16 14 (13.46%) Big Data
17 13 (12.50%) JavaScript
17 13 (12.50%) SQL
18 12 (11.54%) BT
18 12 (11.54%) Finance
18 12 (11.54%) MongoDB
18 12 (11.54%) Ethical Hacking
18 12 (11.54%) Prototyping
19 11 (10.58%) Target Operating Model
19 11 (10.58%) Stakeholder Management
19 11 (10.58%) Scrum
20 10 (9.62%) Programme Management
20 10 (9.62%) Change Management

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 6 (5.77%) JBoss
1 6 (5.77%) WebLogic
1 6 (5.77%) WebSphere
2 5 (4.81%) Confluence
3 4 (3.85%) Elasticsearch
3 4 (3.85%) OpenStack
4 3 (2.88%) Apache
5 2 (1.92%) Apache Pig
5 2 (1.92%) Apache Spark
Applications
1 1 (0.96%) Microsoft Excel
1 1 (0.96%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 4 (3.85%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 4 (3.85%) GitHub
2 2 (1.92%) SaaS
3 1 (0.96%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 9 (8.65%) Broadband
1 9 (8.65%) DHCP
1 9 (8.65%) DNS
2 8 (7.69%) FTP
2 8 (7.69%) HTTP
2 8 (7.69%) LDAP
2 8 (7.69%) SMTP
2 8 (7.69%) SSL
2 8 (7.69%) TCP/IP
2 8 (7.69%) tcpdump
2 8 (7.69%) Telnet
2 8 (7.69%) Wireshark
3 6 (5.77%) Wireless
4 5 (4.81%) Firewall
5 4 (3.85%) Internet
6 2 (1.92%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (13.46%) Big Data
2 12 (11.54%) MongoDB
3 6 (5.77%) MySQL
3 6 (5.77%) NoSQL
3 6 (5.77%) OrientDB
4 5 (4.81%) Data Mining
5 3 (2.88%) Hadoop
6 2 (1.92%) Apache Hive
6 2 (1.92%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 7 (6.73%) Jenkins
2 5 (4.81%) Atlassian Bamboo
2 5 (4.81%) JIRA
3 4 (3.85%) Bitbucket
4 3 (2.88%) EasyMock
4 3 (2.88%) JUnit
5 2 (1.92%) Git (software)
5 2 (1.92%) Metasploit
5 2 (1.92%) Selenium
6 1 (0.96%) Cucumber
6 1 (0.96%) Gatling
6 1 (0.96%) LoadRunner
6 1 (0.96%) RSpec
6 1 (0.96%) Sonatype Nexus
6 1 (0.96%) Vagrant
General
1 12 (11.54%) Finance
2 8 (7.69%) Manufacturing
3 7 (6.73%) Telecoms
4 6 (5.77%) Electronics
5 5 (4.81%) Legal
6 4 (3.85%) Marketing
7 3 (2.88%) Aerospace
7 3 (2.88%) Games
8 1 (0.96%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 23 (22.12%) Developer
2 16 (15.38%) Consultant
3 15 (14.42%) Software Engineer
4 12 (11.54%) Research Engineer
5 11 (10.58%) Analyst
6 10 (9.62%) Business Change Consultant
6 10 (9.62%) Business Consultant
6 10 (9.62%) Change Consultant
7 9 (8.65%) Graduate
7 9 (8.65%) Java Engineer
7 9 (8.65%) Java Software Engineer
7 9 (8.65%) SOC Analyst
8 8 (7.69%) Senior Analyst
9 7 (6.73%) Applications Developer
9 7 (6.73%) Architect
9 7 (6.73%) Java Developer
10 6 (5.77%) Penetration Tester
10 6 (5.77%) Security Consultant
10 6 (5.77%) Security Tester
10 6 (5.77%) Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (8.65%) HTML
1 9 (8.65%) J2EE
2 8 (7.69%) HTML5
2 8 (7.69%) XML
3 6 (5.77%) CSS
3 6 (5.77%) CSS3
3 6 (5.77%) Java SE
3 6 (5.77%) Web Services
4 5 (4.81%) XForms
4 5 (4.81%) XSD
4 5 (4.81%) XSL
5 3 (2.88%) EJB
5 3 (2.88%) Java EE
5 3 (2.88%) JSF
5 3 (2.88%) Spring
6 2 (1.92%) .NET
6 2 (1.92%) AngularJS
6 2 (1.92%) Node.js
Miscellaneous
1 20 (19.23%) Analytical Skills
2 15 (14.42%) Cybercrime
3 9 (8.65%) Cyber Defence
4 5 (4.81%) Algorithms
4 5 (4.81%) Management Information System
5 3 (2.88%) Embedded Systems
5 3 (2.88%) Wiki
6 2 (1.92%) Computer Science
6 2 (1.92%) Cyber Attack
6 2 (1.92%) Greenfield Project
7 1 (0.96%) Cyberthreat
7 1 (0.96%) Internet of Things
7 1 (0.96%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 23 (22.12%) Linux
2 18 (17.31%) Windows
3 10 (9.62%) Unix
4 8 (7.69%) Mac OS X
5 7 (6.73%) Android
5 7 (6.73%) Apple iOS
5 7 (6.73%) CentOS
6 6 (5.77%) AIX
7 4 (3.85%) FreeBSD
7 4 (3.85%) Windows Server
8 3 (2.88%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 3 (2.88%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 44 (42.31%) Cybersecurity
2 32 (30.77%) Agile Software Development
3 25 (24.04%) Software Engineering
4 22 (21.15%) Reverse Engineering
5 16 (15.38%) Project Management
6 12 (11.54%) Ethical Hacking
6 12 (11.54%) Prototyping
7 11 (10.58%) Scrum
7 11 (10.58%) Stakeholder Management
7 11 (10.58%) Target Operating Model
8 10 (9.62%) Business Analysis
8 10 (9.62%) Change Management
8 10 (9.62%) Mentoring
8 10 (9.62%) Performance Improvement
8 10 (9.62%) Programme Management
9 9 (8.65%) SIEM
9 9 (8.65%) Test Automation
10 8 (7.69%) Customer Requirements
10 8 (7.69%) Cyber Threat Intelligence
10 8 (7.69%) Threat Intelligence
Programming Languages
1 34 (32.69%) Java
2 28 (26.92%) C
3 27 (25.96%) C++
4 20 (19.23%) Python
5 16 (15.38%) C#
6 13 (12.50%) JavaScript
6 13 (12.50%) SQL
7 7 (6.73%) Perl
8 5 (4.81%) Bash Shell
8 5 (4.81%) PowerShell
8 5 (4.81%) XPath
8 5 (4.81%) XQuery
9 4 (3.85%) VB
10 3 (2.88%) MATLAB
11 2 (1.92%) Scala
11 2 (1.92%) T-SQL
11 2 (1.92%) VB.NET
12 1 (0.96%) Objective-C
12 1 (0.96%) Ruby
12 1 (0.96%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 56 (53.85%) DV Cleared
2 41 (39.42%) SC Cleared
3 21 (20.19%) Degree
4 6 (5.77%) CHECK Team Member
5 4 (3.85%) CHECK Team Leader
6 3 (2.88%) CREST Certified
6 3 (2.88%) PhD
6 3 (2.88%) Postgraduate
7 2 (1.92%) CEH
7 2 (1.92%) EC-Council LPT
7 2 (1.92%) ECSA
7 2 (1.92%) EnCE
7 2 (1.92%) GCFA
7 2 (1.92%) GIAC
7 2 (1.92%) GPEN
7 2 (1.92%) ISEB
7 2 (1.92%) Numerate Degree
8 1 (0.96%) GCIA
8 1 (0.96%) ISTQB
8 1 (0.96%) SANS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (0.96%) COBIT
1 1 (0.96%) PMO
System Software
1 9 (8.65%) Snort
2 3 (2.88%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (1.92%) ISA Server
4 1 (0.96%) Active Directory
4 1 (0.96%) Docker
Systems Management
1 2 (1.92%) EnCase
2 1 (0.96%) Computer Incident Response Team
2 1 (0.96%) Opscode Chef
2 1 (0.96%) Puppet
2 1 (0.96%) RSA enVision
Vendors
1 12 (11.54%) BT
2 7 (6.73%) Red Hat
3 6 (5.77%) Oracle
4 5 (4.81%) CA Agile Central
5 4 (3.85%) SAP
6 3 (2.88%) VMware
7 1 (0.96%) ArcSight
7 1 (0.96%) Capita
7 1 (0.96%) LogRhythm
7 1 (0.96%) Microsoft
7 1 (0.96%) Splunk
Cheltenham, Gloucestershire
Sanderson
Salary: £50000.00 - £70000.00 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Cheltenham, Gloucestershire
Informatiq Consulting
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + pension, health
Posted: 5 days ago