Period
to 25 April 2019

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 25 April 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Security Clearance
Gloucestershire > Cheltenham
6 months to
25 Apr 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 1 21 7
Rank change year-on-year +20 -14 -1
Permanent jobs citing Security Cleared 171 63 122
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Cheltenham 35.04% 11.39% 23.24%
As % of the Qualifications category 66.80% 48.09% 70.52%
Number of salaries quoted 88 41 107
Cheltenham median annual salary £48,750 £45,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +8.33% -10.00% -4.76%
10th Percentile £37,500 £32,500 £29,000
90th Percentile £72,875 £68,750 £65,000
Gloucestershire median annual salary £50,000 £45,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year +9.89% +1.11% -10.00%

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 256 131 173
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Cheltenham 52.46% 23.69% 32.95%
Number of salaries quoted 162 102 149
Cheltenham median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - -10.00% +1.01%
10th Percentile £31,250 £28,875 £27,950
90th Percentile £65,000 £66,250 £65,000
Gloucestershire median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +5.56% - -3.23%

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 25 April 2019.

Salary histogram for Security Cleared in Cheltenham

For the 6 months to 25 April 2019, 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.

1 154 (90.06%) DV Cleared
2 82 (47.95%) Agile Software Development
3 79 (46.20%) Java
4 49 (28.65%) Python
5 40 (23.39%) Linux
5 40 (23.39%) C++
6 36 (21.05%) Big Data
7 34 (19.88%) SC Cleared
8 30 (17.54%) C#
9 29 (16.96%) Cyberthreat
10 28 (16.37%) DevOps
10 28 (16.37%) Software Engineering
11 26 (15.20%) Continuous Integration
11 26 (15.20%) SQL
12 24 (14.04%) C
13 23 (13.45%) ITIL
14 22 (12.87%) JavaScript
14 22 (12.87%) Scrum
14 22 (12.87%) Analytical Skills
14 22 (12.87%) Test Automation
15 21 (12.28%) User Stories
15 21 (12.28%) JIRA
15 21 (12.28%) Oracle
16 20 (11.70%) Windows
16 20 (11.70%) MySQL
16 20 (11.70%) Jenkins
16 20 (11.70%) Business Transformation
16 20 (11.70%) Programme Delivery
17 19 (11.11%) Problem-Solving
17 19 (11.11%) MongoDB

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 (4.68%) Apache
1 8 (4.68%) Confluence
1 8 (4.68%) JBoss
1 8 (4.68%) WebLogic
2 5 (2.92%) Elasticsearch
3 4 (2.34%) Apache Spark
4 2 (1.17%) IIS
4 2 (1.17%) OpenStack
4 2 (1.17%) Oracle HTTP Server
4 2 (1.17%) Oracle SOA Suite
4 2 (1.17%) SharePoint
5 1 (0.58%) Apache Pig
5 1 (0.58%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 2 (1.17%) Microsoft Excel
2 1 (0.58%) Gephi
2 1 (0.58%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 2 (1.17%) Oracle BPM
Cloud Services
1 7 (4.09%) Trello
2 6 (3.51%) Amazon AWS
3 4 (2.34%) Microsoft Azure
3 4 (2.34%) OpenShift
4 2 (1.17%) Google Cloud Platform
5 1 (0.58%) Office 365
5 1 (0.58%) OneDrive
Communications & Networking
1 8 (4.68%) BGP
1 8 (4.68%) LAN
1 8 (4.68%) OSPF
1 8 (4.68%) TCP/IP
2 7 (4.09%) Firewall
3 6 (3.51%) Cisco Nexus
3 6 (3.51%) EIGRP
3 6 (3.51%) HSRP
3 6 (3.51%) MPLS
3 6 (3.51%) Unified Communications
3 6 (3.51%) VRRP
3 6 (3.51%) WAN
4 3 (1.75%) DNS
4 3 (1.75%) HTTP
4 3 (1.75%) VPN
5 2 (1.17%) HTTPS
5 2 (1.17%) IPsec
5 2 (1.17%) Network Security
5 2 (1.17%) RSVP
5 2 (1.17%) SSH
Database & Business Intelligence
1 36 (21.05%) Big Data
2 20 (11.70%) MySQL
3 19 (11.11%) MongoDB
4 13 (7.60%) SQL Server
5 9 (5.26%) Oracle Database
5 9 (5.26%) PostgreSQL
5 9 (5.26%) Relational Database
6 5 (2.92%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 2 (1.17%) Apache Hive
8 1 (0.58%) Data Mining
8 1 (0.58%) Hadoop
8 1 (0.58%) Impala
8 1 (0.58%) NoSQL
8 1 (0.58%) Text Mining
Development Applications
1 21 (12.28%) JIRA
2 20 (11.70%) Jenkins
3 14 (8.19%) Selenium
4 12 (7.02%) Cucumber
5 8 (4.68%) Bitbucket
5 8 (4.68%) Git (software)
5 8 (4.68%) JUnit
5 8 (4.68%) LoadRunner
6 7 (4.09%) Atlassian Bamboo
6 7 (4.09%) Bitbucket Server
6 7 (4.09%) Eclipse
6 7 (4.09%) Rational DOORS
7 6 (3.51%) EasyMock
8 4 (2.34%) JMeter
8 4 (2.34%) Subversion
9 2 (1.17%) git-flow
9 2 (1.17%) Visual Studio
10 1 (0.58%) IDA Disassembler
10 1 (0.58%) SoapUI
10 1 (0.58%) TestRail
General
1 7 (4.09%) Finance
2 5 (2.92%) Military
3 2 (1.17%) Legal
4 1 (0.58%) Games
4 1 (0.58%) Law
Job Titles
1 33 (19.30%) Developer
2 22 (12.87%) Java Developer
3 20 (11.70%) Consultant
4 14 (8.19%) Analyst
5 13 (7.60%) IT Engineer
5 13 (7.60%) Software Engineer
6 12 (7.02%) Administrator
7 11 (6.43%) Network Engineer
8 10 (5.85%) Java Engineer
8 10 (5.85%) Java Software Engineer
8 10 (5.85%) Software Developer
9 9 (5.26%) DBA
10 8 (4.68%) Infrastructure Specialist
10 8 (4.68%) Scrum Master
10 8 (4.68%) Software Test Specialist
10 8 (4.68%) Support Engineer
10 8 (4.68%) Technical Specialist
10 8 (4.68%) Test Specialist
11 7 (4.09%) Business Consultant
11 7 (4.09%) DV Cleared DBA
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 18 (10.53%) Spring
2 13 (7.60%) .NET
3 12 (7.02%) EJB
4 9 (5.26%) Gherkin
5 8 (4.68%) HTML
5 8 (4.68%) Java EE
5 8 (4.68%) Node.js
6 6 (3.51%) 802.1X
6 6 (3.51%) AngularJS
6 6 (3.51%) Apache NiFi
6 6 (3.51%) JSF
6 6 (3.51%) Web Services
6 6 (3.51%) XML
7 5 (2.92%) CSS
7 5 (2.92%) Middleware
7 5 (2.92%) React
8 4 (2.34%) ASP.NET
8 4 (2.34%) JMS
8 4 (2.34%) JSON
8 4 (2.34%) Spring Boot
Miscellaneous
1 29 (16.96%) Cyberthreat
2 22 (12.87%) Analytical Skills
3 9 (5.26%) Clustering
3 9 (5.26%) Cybercrime
3 9 (5.26%) Replication
4 7 (4.09%) Wiki
5 5 (2.92%) PMI
5 5 (2.92%) Self-Motivation
6 3 (1.75%) Driving Licence
7 2 (1.17%) Algorithms
7 2 (1.17%) Cloud Native
7 2 (1.17%) Cyber Defence
7 2 (1.17%) Data Centre
7 2 (1.17%) iPhone
7 2 (1.17%) PKI
8 1 (0.58%) Data Structures
8 1 (0.58%) Management Information System
8 1 (0.58%) Mobile App
8 1 (0.58%) N-Tier
8 1 (0.58%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 40 (23.39%) Linux
2 20 (11.70%) Windows
3 18 (10.53%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 16 (9.36%) Unix
5 12 (7.02%) CentOS
6 4 (2.34%) Android
7 2 (1.17%) Apple iOS
7 2 (1.17%) Ubuntu
7 2 (1.17%) Windows 10
7 2 (1.17%) Windows Phone
7 2 (1.17%) Windows Server
7 2 (1.17%) Windows Server 2012
8 1 (0.58%) Fedora
8 1 (0.58%) Mac OS
Processes & Methodologies
1 82 (47.95%) Agile Software Development
2 28 (16.37%) DevOps
2 28 (16.37%) Software Engineering
3 26 (15.20%) Continuous Integration
4 23 (13.45%) ITIL
5 22 (12.87%) Scrum
5 22 (12.87%) Test Automation
6 21 (12.28%) User Stories
7 20 (11.70%) Business Transformation
7 20 (11.70%) Programme Delivery
8 19 (11.11%) Problem-Solving
9 18 (10.53%) Artificial Intelligence
10 15 (8.77%) Computer Science
10 15 (8.77%) Machine Learning
11 14 (8.19%) Cybersecurity
11 14 (8.19%) TDD
12 12 (7.02%) BDD
12 12 (7.02%) Infrastructure Engineering
13 11 (6.43%) High Availability
13 11 (6.43%) Task Automation
Programming Languages
1 79 (46.20%) Java
2 49 (28.65%) Python
3 40 (23.39%) C++
4 30 (17.54%) C#
5 26 (15.20%) SQL
6 24 (14.04%) C
7 22 (12.87%) JavaScript
8 16 (9.36%) PowerShell
9 10 (5.85%) Bash Shell
10 9 (5.26%) Shell Script
11 7 (4.09%) R
12 4 (2.34%) Java 8
12 4 (2.34%) Ruby
13 2 (1.17%) Embedded C++
13 2 (1.17%) Objective-C
13 2 (1.17%) VB
14 1 (0.58%) MATLAB
14 1 (0.58%) Perl
14 1 (0.58%) PHP
14 1 (0.58%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 154 (90.06%) DV Cleared
2 34 (19.88%) SC Cleared
3 19 (11.11%) Degree
4 8 (4.68%) Cisco Certification
4 8 (4.68%) ISTQB
5 6 (3.51%) ISEB
6 5 (2.92%) CAPM
6 5 (2.92%) CCNA
6 5 (2.92%) PMI Certification
6 5 (2.92%) PMP
7 4 (2.34%) CCNP
7 4 (2.34%) CISSP
7 4 (2.34%) CREST Certified
7 4 (2.34%) Microsoft Certification
8 3 (1.75%) ITIL Certification
8 3 (1.75%) MCSE
9 2 (1.17%) CCIE
9 2 (1.17%) CISA
9 2 (1.17%) CISM
9 2 (1.17%) SSCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (1.17%) COBIT
1 2 (1.17%) GDPR
1 2 (1.17%) HMG Security Policy Framework
1 2 (1.17%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 2 (1.17%) ISO/IEC 27005
System Software
1 9 (5.26%) Oracle RAC
2 8 (4.68%) Docker
3 4 (2.34%) Hyper-V
4 3 (1.75%) Active Directory
5 2 (1.17%) VMware Infrastructure
6 1 (0.58%) Apache Flume
6 1 (0.58%) Microsoft App-V
6 1 (0.58%) Virtual Desktop
6 1 (0.58%) Virtual Machines
6 1 (0.58%) VirtualBox
6 1 (0.58%) VMware ESXi
6 1 (0.58%) Xen
6 1 (0.58%) XenApp
6 1 (0.58%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 11 (6.43%) Enterprise Manager Cloud Control
2 6 (3.51%) Cisco Prime
2 6 (3.51%) Kubernetes
2 6 (3.51%) Puppet
3 5 (2.92%) Nagios
4 4 (2.34%) Ansible
4 4 (2.34%) HP Quality Center
4 4 (2.34%) SCCM
5 3 (1.75%) Check_MK
5 3 (1.75%) Grafana
6 2 (1.17%) HP ALM
6 2 (1.17%) SCOM
6 2 (1.17%) ZABBIX
7 1 (0.58%) Kibana
7 1 (0.58%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
7 1 (0.58%) Oozie
7 1 (0.58%) OpenNMS
7 1 (0.58%) Opscode Chef
7 1 (0.58%) SCOrch
7 1 (0.58%) SCVMM
Vendors
1 21 (12.28%) Oracle
2 14 (8.19%) HP
3 13 (7.60%) Microsoft
3 13 (7.60%) Red Hat
4 12 (7.02%) Cisco
5 9 (5.26%) Sybase
6 5 (2.92%) Alteryx
6 5 (2.92%) Juniper
6 5 (2.92%) Talend
7 3 (1.75%) Atlassian
7 3 (1.75%) VMware
8 2 (1.17%) BT
8 2 (1.17%) Google
8 2 (1.17%) SolarWinds
9 1 (0.58%) CA Agile Central
9 1 (0.58%) Citrix
9 1 (0.58%) Cloudera
9 1 (0.58%) Hortonworks
9 1 (0.58%) SAP
9 1 (0.58%) Splunk