Period
to 5 July 2020

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 5 July 2020 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Security Clearance
Gloucestershire > Cheltenham
6 months to
5 Jul 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 2 1 14
Rank change year-on-year -1 +13 -8
Permanent jobs citing Security Cleared 126 223 82
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in Cheltenham 32.31% 39.75% 13.04%
As % of the Qualifications category 69.61% 73.84% 48.81%
Number of salaries quoted 84 126 50
Median annual salary £55,000 £50,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +10.00% - -
10th Percentile £32,500 £37,500 £34,650
90th Percentile £90,000 £72,500 £68,000
Gloucestershire median annual salary £55,000 £51,500 £46,000
% change year-on-year +6.80% +11.96% -3.16%

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 181 302 168
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Cheltenham 46.41% 53.83% 26.71%
Number of salaries quoted 134 189 124
Median annual salary £55,000 £47,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +15.79% +5.56% -7.22%
10th Percentile £31,250 £33,500 £31,075
90th Percentile £90,000 £65,000 £66,250
Gloucestershire median annual salary £55,000 £50,000 £46,000
% change year-on-year +10.00% +8.70% +2.22%

Security Cleared
Job Vacancy Trend in Cheltenham

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

Job vacancy trend for Security Cleared in Cheltenham

Security Cleared
Salary Trend in Cheltenham

3-month moving average salary quoted in jobs citing Security Cleared in Cheltenham.

Salary trend for Security Cleared in Cheltenham

Security Cleared
Salary Histogram in Cheltenham

Salary distribution for jobs citing Security Cleared in Cheltenham over the 6 months to 5 July 2020.

Salary histogram for Security Cleared in Cheltenham

For the 6 months to 5 July 2020, 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.

1 108 (85.71%) DV Cleared
2 76 (60.32%) Agile Software Development
3 60 (47.62%) Java
4 52 (41.27%) Python
5 51 (40.48%) Linux
6 48 (38.10%) C++
7 34 (26.98%) Machine Learning
8 33 (26.19%) Docker
8 33 (26.19%) C#
9 32 (25.40%) Artificial Intelligence
9 32 (25.40%) DevOps
10 31 (24.60%) Technical Leadership
11 30 (23.81%) Data Science
11 30 (23.81%) Cybersecurity
12 29 (23.02%) Big Data
13 28 (22.22%) Scrum
14 27 (21.43%) C
15 26 (20.63%) Software Engineering
15 26 (20.63%) JIRA
16 24 (19.05%) Cyber Intelligence
17 23 (18.25%) Open Source
18 22 (17.46%) Jenkins
19 21 (16.67%) Azure
20 20 (15.87%) Active Directory
20 20 (15.87%) Scaled Agile Framework
21 19 (15.08%) Collaborative Working
21 19 (15.08%) Microsoft
21 19 (15.08%) SaaS
22 18 (14.29%) Confluence
22 18 (14.29%) AWS

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 18 (14.29%) Confluence
2 7 (5.56%) JBoss
3 3 (2.38%) Exchange Server 2010
3 3 (2.38%) MS Exchange
4 1 (0.79%) Apache
4 1 (0.79%) Elasticsearch
4 1 (0.79%) Oracle HTTP Server
4 1 (0.79%) Oracle SOA Suite
4 1 (0.79%) WebLogic
Business Applications
1 1 (0.79%) Oracle BPM
Cloud Services
1 21 (16.67%) Azure
2 19 (15.08%) SaaS
3 18 (14.29%) AWS
4 17 (13.49%) IaaS
5 16 (12.70%) PaaS
6 5 (3.97%) Trello
7 3 (2.38%) Azure Active Directory
8 1 (0.79%) Azure Machine Learning
8 1 (0.79%) G Suite
8 1 (0.79%) OpenShift
Communications & Networking
1 5 (3.97%) Wireshark
2 4 (3.17%) Firewall
3 2 (1.59%) HTTP
3 2 (1.59%) OSPF
3 2 (1.59%) SAN
3 2 (1.59%) VoIP
4 1 (0.79%) BGP
4 1 (0.79%) Cisco ASA
4 1 (0.79%) Cisco IOS
4 1 (0.79%) LAN
4 1 (0.79%) MPLS
4 1 (0.79%) RSVP
4 1 (0.79%) SSH
4 1 (0.79%) TCP/IP
4 1 (0.79%) VLAN
4 1 (0.79%) VPN
4 1 (0.79%) VSAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 29 (23.02%) Big Data
2 8 (6.35%) MongoDB
3 6 (4.76%) MySQL
4 2 (1.59%) Hadoop
5 1 (0.79%) Apache Accumulo
5 1 (0.79%) Apache Cassandra
5 1 (0.79%) Oracle Database
5 1 (0.79%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 26 (20.63%) JIRA
2 22 (17.46%) Jenkins
3 8 (6.35%) IDA Disassembler
4 6 (4.76%) Cucumber
4 6 (4.76%) Eclipse
4 6 (4.76%) Rational DOORS
4 6 (4.76%) Selenium
5 4 (3.17%) Git (software)
6 1 (0.79%) Bitbucket
6 1 (0.79%) Postman
6 1 (0.79%) REST Assured
6 1 (0.79%) SoapUI
6 1 (0.79%) Subversion
General
1 14 (11.11%) Legal
2 7 (5.56%) Finance
3 6 (4.76%) Public Sector
4 4 (3.17%) Games
5 3 (2.38%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 27 (21.43%) Developer
2 19 (15.08%) Architect
2 19 (15.08%) Software Engineer
3 18 (14.29%) Software Developer
4 15 (11.90%) Solutions Architect
5 14 (11.11%) Cloud Architect
5 14 (11.11%) Cloud Solutions Architect
6 11 (8.73%) Java Developer
7 10 (7.94%) Principal Engineer
8 8 (6.35%) Analyst
8 8 (6.35%) Business Analyst
8 8 (6.35%) Principal Software Engineer
9 7 (5.56%) Infrastructure Engineer
10 6 (4.76%) Delivery Manager
11 5 (3.97%) Business Consultant
11 5 (3.97%) Consultant
11 5 (3.97%) Scrum Master
11 5 (3.97%) Technical Delivery Manager
11 5 (3.97%) Technical Manager
12 4 (3.17%) Data Scientist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (7.94%) .NET
2 9 (7.14%) Kafka
3 8 (6.35%) Apache NiFi
4 6 (4.76%) Gherkin
4 6 (4.76%) Node.js
5 3 (2.38%) HTML
5 3 (2.38%) HTML5
5 3 (2.38%) SAML
6 2 (1.59%) Middleware
6 2 (1.59%) Redux
6 2 (1.59%) Spring
6 2 (1.59%) Spring Boot
7 1 (0.79%) AngularJS
7 1 (0.79%) Backbone.js
7 1 (0.79%) CSS3
7 1 (0.79%) D3.js
7 1 (0.79%) Elastic Stack
7 1 (0.79%) Java EE
7 1 (0.79%) React
7 1 (0.79%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 17 (13.49%) Cloud Native
2 16 (12.70%) PKI
3 15 (11.90%) Cyberattack
3 15 (11.90%) Cyberthreat
4 8 (6.35%) Analytical Skills
5 5 (3.97%) Embedded Systems
6 3 (2.38%) Microsoft Licensing
7 2 (1.59%) Cybercrime
7 2 (1.59%) Greenfield Project
7 2 (1.59%) Wiki
8 1 (0.79%) CESG
8 1 (0.79%) Clustering
8 1 (0.79%) Cyber Kill Chain
8 1 (0.79%) Data Centre
8 1 (0.79%) Linux Command Line
8 1 (0.79%) Management Information System
8 1 (0.79%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 51 (40.48%) Linux
2 14 (11.11%) CentOS
3 13 (10.32%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 13 (10.32%) Windows
4 8 (6.35%) Android
4 8 (6.35%) Apple iOS
5 4 (3.17%) Unix
6 3 (2.38%) Windows 10
7 2 (1.59%) Windows Server
8 1 (0.79%) Oracle Linux
8 1 (0.79%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 76 (60.32%) Agile Software Development
2 34 (26.98%) Machine Learning
3 32 (25.40%) Artificial Intelligence
3 32 (25.40%) DevOps
4 31 (24.60%) Technical Leadership
5 30 (23.81%) Cybersecurity
5 30 (23.81%) Data Science
6 28 (22.22%) Scrum
7 26 (20.63%) Software Engineering
8 24 (19.05%) Cyber Intelligence
9 23 (18.25%) Open Source
10 20 (15.87%) Scaled Agile Framework
11 19 (15.08%) Collaborative Working
12 16 (12.70%) High Availability
13 15 (11.90%) Analytics
13 15 (11.90%) Business Development
13 15 (11.90%) Information Assurance
13 15 (11.90%) Mentoring
13 15 (11.90%) Security Architecture
13 15 (11.90%) Test Automation
Programming Languages
1 60 (47.62%) Java
2 52 (41.27%) Python
3 48 (38.10%) C++
4 33 (26.19%) C#
5 27 (21.43%) C
6 9 (7.14%) JavaScript
7 5 (3.97%) Bash Shell
8 4 (3.17%) MATLAB
8 4 (3.17%) R
8 4 (3.17%) Scala
9 3 (2.38%) Java 8
10 2 (1.59%) PowerShell
11 1 (0.79%) Perl
11 1 (0.79%) Shell Script
11 1 (0.79%) SQL
Qualifications
1 108 (85.71%) DV Cleared
2 12 (9.52%) SC Cleared
3 7 (5.56%) Degree
4 1 (0.79%) AWS Certification
4 1 (0.79%) CCNA
4 1 (0.79%) CCNP
4 1 (0.79%) CESG Certified Professional
4 1 (0.79%) CHECK Team Leader
4 1 (0.79%) Cisco Certification
4 1 (0.79%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 15 (11.90%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 14 (11.11%) NCSC
2 14 (11.11%) NIST
2 14 (11.11%) NIST 800
3 1 (0.79%) HMG Security Policy Framework
3 1 (0.79%) JSP 440
System Software
1 33 (26.19%) Docker
2 20 (15.87%) Active Directory
3 4 (3.17%) VMware Infrastructure
4 2 (1.59%) Firmware
4 2 (1.59%) Hyper-V
4 2 (1.59%) VirtualBox
5 1 (0.79%) Apache ZooKeeper
5 1 (0.79%) Oracle RAC
5 1 (0.79%) Virtual Servers
5 1 (0.79%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 18 (14.29%) Ansible
2 14 (11.11%) Terraform
3 4 (3.17%) Kubernetes
4 3 (2.38%) Microsoft Intune
4 3 (2.38%) Puppet
5 2 (1.59%) Enterprise Manager Cloud Control
5 2 (1.59%) Nagios
6 1 (0.79%) Check_MK
6 1 (0.79%) Grafana
6 1 (0.79%) SCCM
6 1 (0.79%) vRealize
Vendors
1 19 (15.08%) Microsoft
2 14 (11.11%) Google
3 13 (10.32%) Red Hat
4 8 (6.35%) Oracle
5 5 (3.97%) VMware
6 3 (2.38%) Atlassian
7 2 (1.59%) Cisco
8 1 (0.79%) Apple
8 1 (0.79%) HP
8 1 (0.79%) Juniper
8 1 (0.79%) Okta