Period
to 25 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in the City of London with a requirement for SC Cleared qualifications. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered over the 6 months to 25 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Security Check (SC) Clearance
Central London > City of London
6 months to
25 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 270 326 308
Rank change year-on-year +56 -18 -39
Permanent jobs citing SC Cleared 45 30 115
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the City of London 0.44% 0.26% 0.68%
As % of the Qualifications category 2.00% 1.13% 2.81%
Number of salaries quoted 43 21 101
City of London median annual salary £40,500 £62,500 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -35.20% +13.64% -8.33%
10th Percentile £29,250 £41,250 £35,750
90th Percentile £63,000 £85,000 £76,250
Central London median annual salary £46,000 £62,500 £58,000
% change year-on-year -26.40% +7.76% -3.33%

SC 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 the City of London with a requirement for academic qualifications or professional certifications.

All Academic and Professional Certifications
City of London
Permanent vacancies requiring academic qualifications or professional certifications 2247 2650 4088
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the City of London 22.10% 22.82% 24.08%
Number of salaries quoted 2003 2359 3526
City of London median annual salary £57,500 £57,500 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +4.55% +10.00%
10th Percentile £30,000 £31,250 £29,000
90th Percentile £92,500 £93,750 £85,000
Central London median annual salary £55,000 £55,000 £55,000

SC Cleared
Job Vacancy Trend in the City of London

Job postings citing SC Cleared as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in the City of London.

Job vacancy trend for SC Cleared in the City of London

SC Cleared
Salary Trend in the City of London

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing SC Cleared in the City of London.

Salary trend for SC Cleared in the City of London

SC Cleared
Salary Histogram in the City of London

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing SC Cleared in the City of London over the 6 months to 25 November 2017.

Salary histogram for SC Cleared in the City of London

For the 6 months to 25 November 2017, IT jobs citing SC 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 City of London region with a requirement for SC Cleared.

1 45 (100.00%) Security Cleared
2 17 (37.78%) Presales
3 16 (35.56%) SQL
4 15 (33.33%) Windows
4 15 (33.33%) TCP/IP
5 13 (28.89%) Java
5 13 (28.89%) Military
6 12 (26.67%) Service Delivery
6 12 (26.67%) Xerox
7 11 (24.44%) ISO/IEC 27001
7 11 (24.44%) CISSP
7 11 (24.44%) Configuration Management
8 10 (22.22%) Thin Client
8 10 (22.22%) Citrix
8 10 (22.22%) ITIL
8 10 (22.22%) Replication
8 10 (22.22%) VMware
8 10 (22.22%) Agile Software Development
8 10 (22.22%) Billing
8 10 (22.22%) Fat Client
8 10 (22.22%) Time Management
8 10 (22.22%) VMware Infrastructure
8 10 (22.22%) Windows Server 2008
8 10 (22.22%) Windows Server
8 10 (22.22%) Windows Server 2012
9 9 (20.00%) Finance
9 9 (20.00%) Project Management
10 8 (17.78%) JavaScript
10 8 (17.78%) SAS
10 8 (17.78%) Python

SC Cleared
Co-occurring IT Skills in the City of London 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 (17.78%) SAS
2 1 (2.22%) Apache
2 1 (2.22%) Apache Spark
2 1 (2.22%) BizTalk Server
2 1 (2.22%) OpenStack
2 1 (2.22%) SharePoint
2 1 (2.22%) Tomcat
2 1 (2.22%) WebLogic
Applications
1 1 (2.22%) Microsoft Excel
1 1 (2.22%) MS Visio
1 1 (2.22%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 1 (2.22%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.22%) Azure Active Directory
1 1 (2.22%) Azure Data Factory
1 1 (2.22%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 15 (33.33%) TCP/IP
2 6 (13.33%) HTTP
2 6 (13.33%) Network Security
2 6 (13.33%) Wireless
3 5 (11.11%) Cisco ASA
3 5 (11.11%) Cisco Wireless
3 5 (11.11%) Firewall
3 5 (11.11%) HTTPS
3 5 (11.11%) IPsec
3 5 (11.11%) VPN
4 1 (2.22%) Bluetooth
4 1 (2.22%) Broadband
4 1 (2.22%) Internet
4 1 (2.22%) NFC
4 1 (2.22%) VSAT
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (6.67%) Hadoop
2 2 (4.44%) Big Data
2 2 (4.44%) SQL Server
3 1 (2.22%) BusinessObjects
3 1 (2.22%) Data Mining
3 1 (2.22%) Data Warehouse
3 1 (2.22%) HBase
3 1 (2.22%) MongoDB
3 1 (2.22%) MySQL
3 1 (2.22%) Power BI
3 1 (2.22%) QlikView
3 1 (2.22%) Relational Database
3 1 (2.22%) SAS EBI
3 1 (2.22%) Spotfire
3 1 (2.22%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 4 (8.89%) Jenkins
2 1 (2.22%) Codeship
2 1 (2.22%) Travis CI
2 1 (2.22%) Visual Studio
General
1 13 (28.89%) Military
2 10 (22.22%) Billing
3 9 (20.00%) Finance
4 5 (11.11%) Advertising
5 2 (4.44%) Back Office
5 2 (4.44%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 19 (42.22%) Analyst
2 10 (22.22%) Technical Analyst
3 9 (20.00%) Developer
4 7 (15.56%) Security Analyst
5 6 (13.33%) Information Analyst
5 6 (13.33%) Information Security Analyst
6 5 (11.11%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
7 3 (6.67%) Linux Engineer
7 3 (6.67%) Security Engineer
8 2 (4.44%) Database Manager
8 2 (4.44%) Field Engineer
8 2 (4.44%) Field Support Engineer
8 2 (4.44%) IT Support
8 2 (4.44%) IT Support Engineer
8 2 (4.44%) Operations Engineer
8 2 (4.44%) Senior Developer
8 2 (4.44%) Senior Front-End Developer
8 2 (4.44%) Service Manager
8 2 (4.44%) Software Developer
8 2 (4.44%) Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (13.33%) CSS
1 6 (13.33%) HTML
1 6 (13.33%) HTML5
2 5 (11.11%) AngularJS
2 5 (11.11%) CSS3
2 5 (11.11%) jQuery
2 5 (11.11%) Node.js
2 5 (11.11%) Sass
2 5 (11.11%) Twitter Bootstrap
3 4 (8.89%) React
4 2 (4.44%) Modernizr
4 2 (4.44%) WebRTC
4 2 (4.44%) WebSockets
5 1 (2.22%) .NET
5 1 (2.22%) .NET Framework
5 1 (2.22%) ASP.NET
5 1 (2.22%) ASP.NET MVC
5 1 (2.22%) Kafka
5 1 (2.22%) Middleware
5 1 (2.22%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 10 (22.22%) Fat Client
1 10 (22.22%) Replication
1 10 (22.22%) Thin Client
2 6 (13.33%) CESG
3 5 (11.11%) Linux Command Line
3 5 (11.11%) PKI
4 2 (4.44%) Driving Licence
4 2 (4.44%) User Experience
5 1 (2.22%) Algorithms
5 1 (2.22%) Analytical Skills
5 1 (2.22%) Blog
5 1 (2.22%) Greenfield Project
5 1 (2.22%) Management Information System
5 1 (2.22%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 15 (33.33%) Windows
2 10 (22.22%) Windows Server
2 10 (22.22%) Windows Server 2008
2 10 (22.22%) Windows Server 2012
3 7 (15.56%) Linux
4 5 (11.11%) CentOS
4 5 (11.11%) Debian
4 5 (11.11%) Kali Linux
4 5 (11.11%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 5 (11.11%) Ubuntu
5 2 (4.44%) Unix
6 1 (2.22%) AIX
6 1 (2.22%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (37.78%) Presales
2 12 (26.67%) Service Delivery
3 11 (24.44%) Configuration Management
4 10 (22.22%) Agile Software Development
4 10 (22.22%) ITIL
4 10 (22.22%) Time Management
5 9 (20.00%) Project Management
6 7 (15.56%) Continuous Integration
6 7 (15.56%) Information Security
7 6 (13.33%) BDD
7 6 (13.33%) Business Continuity
7 6 (13.33%) Data Protection
7 6 (13.33%) Disaster Recovery
7 6 (13.33%) Internal Audit
7 6 (13.33%) ISMS
7 6 (13.33%) Risk Assessment
7 6 (13.33%) TDD
8 5 (11.11%) Domain-Driven Design
8 5 (11.11%) SIEM
8 5 (11.11%) Vulnerability Management
Programming Languages
1 16 (35.56%) SQL
2 13 (28.89%) Java
3 8 (17.78%) JavaScript
3 8 (17.78%) Python
4 6 (13.33%) Bash Shell
4 6 (13.33%) Ruby
5 5 (11.11%) C-shell
5 5 (11.11%) Korn
5 5 (11.11%) PHP
6 3 (6.67%) C#
7 2 (4.44%) R
8 1 (2.22%) C
8 1 (2.22%) C++
8 1 (2.22%) MATLAB
8 1 (2.22%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 45 (100.00%) Security Cleared
2 11 (24.44%) CISSP
3 8 (17.78%) CREST Certified
3 8 (17.78%) Degree
4 6 (13.33%) CISM
5 5 (11.11%) CEH
5 5 (11.11%) GIAC
5 5 (11.11%) Linux+ Certification
5 5 (11.11%) LPIC
5 5 (11.11%) RHCA
5 5 (11.11%) RHCE
5 5 (11.11%) RHCSA
5 5 (11.11%) SANS
6 3 (6.67%) DV Cleared
7 2 (4.44%) BPSS Clearance
7 2 (4.44%) CHECK Team Leader
7 2 (4.44%) CTC Cleared
8 1 (2.22%) CHECK Team Member
8 1 (2.22%) Cisco Certification
8 1 (2.22%) Master's Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (24.44%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 7 (15.56%) GDPR
3 6 (13.33%) SAS 70
4 5 (11.11%) PCI DSS
5 2 (4.44%) SLA
6 1 (2.22%) Data Quality
System Software
1 10 (22.22%) VMware Infrastructure
2 5 (11.11%) pfSense
3 1 (2.22%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 5 (11.11%) FortiGate
2 1 (2.22%) Ansible
2 1 (2.22%) Opscode Chef
2 1 (2.22%) Puppet
2 1 (2.22%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 12 (26.67%) Xerox
2 10 (22.22%) Citrix
2 10 (22.22%) VMware
3 5 (11.11%) Aruba
3 5 (11.11%) CheckPoint
3 5 (11.11%) Cisco
3 5 (11.11%) Extreme Networks
3 5 (11.11%) F5
3 5 (11.11%) Fortinet
3 5 (11.11%) Juniper
3 5 (11.11%) Palo Alto
3 5 (11.11%) Red Hat
3 5 (11.11%) SonicWALL
3 5 (11.11%) WatchGuard
4 2 (4.44%) Tableau
5 1 (2.22%) Ab Initio
5 1 (2.22%) Microsoft
5 1 (2.22%) Netezza
5 1 (2.22%) Splunk
5 1 (2.22%) Teradata