Period
to 12 November 2018

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 12 November 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Security Check (SC) Clearance
Central London > City of London
6 months to
12 Nov 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 295 296 323
Rank change year-on-year +1 +27 -15
Permanent jobs citing SC Cleared 56 39 31
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the City of London 0.51% 0.39% 0.26%
As % of the Qualifications category 2.41% 1.73% 1.16%
Number of salaries quoted 21 36 22
City of London median annual salary £55,000 £40,250 £62,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +36.65% -35.60% +8.70%
10th Percentile £42,500 £24,000 £33,825
90th Percentile £75,000 £65,625 £84,000
Central London median annual salary £55,000 £43,500 £61,250
% change year-on-year +26.44% -28.98% +5.60%

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 2,319 2,253 2,682
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the City of London 20.93% 22.31% 22.90%
Number of salaries quoted 2,005 2,006 2,377
City of London median annual salary £62,500 £57,500 £57,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +8.70% - +4.55%
10th Percentile £31,500 £30,000 £31,504
90th Percentile £93,100 £92,500 £90,000
Central London median annual salary £62,500 £55,000 £55,000
% change year-on-year +13.64% - -

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 12 November 2018.

Salary histogram for SC Cleared in the City of London

For the 6 months to 12 November 2018, IT jobs citing SC 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 City of London region with a requirement for SC Cleared.

1 56 (100.00%) Security Cleared
2 30 (53.57%) SQL
3 26 (46.43%) Agile Software Development
4 17 (30.36%) JavaScript
5 14 (25.00%) .NET
5 14 (25.00%) SQL Server
5 14 (25.00%) Java
6 12 (21.43%) C#
6 12 (21.43%) Finance
6 12 (21.43%) Scrum
7 11 (19.64%) Linux
8 10 (17.86%) HTML
8 10 (17.86%) CSS
8 10 (17.86%) Windows
8 10 (17.86%) SDLC
9 8 (14.29%) ANSI SQL
9 8 (14.29%) VMware Infrastructure
9 8 (14.29%) DV Cleared
9 8 (14.29%) Web Services
9 8 (14.29%) XML
9 8 (14.29%) VMware
9 8 (14.29%) MVC
10 7 (12.50%) SAP
10 7 (12.50%) Amazon AWS
10 7 (12.50%) Relational Database
10 7 (12.50%) Procure-to-Pay
10 7 (12.50%) ASP.NET Web API
11 6 (10.71%) Problem-Solving
11 6 (10.71%) Test Automation
11 6 (10.71%) Hyper-V

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 4 (7.14%) Mule
2 1 (1.79%) SAS
Business Applications
1 4 (7.14%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
2 3 (5.36%) SAP BPC
2 3 (5.36%) SAP CO
2 3 (5.36%) SAP FI
2 3 (5.36%) SAP FI/CO
3 1 (1.79%) Actimize
Cloud Services
1 7 (12.50%) Amazon AWS
2 6 (10.71%) Microsoft Azure
3 4 (7.14%) Google Cloud Platform
4 2 (3.57%) Amazon EC2
4 2 (3.57%) Amazon EMR
4 2 (3.57%) Amazon Glacier
4 2 (3.57%) Amazon S3
4 2 (3.57%) Virtual Private Cloud
5 1 (1.79%) npm
5 1 (1.79%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 4 (7.14%) FTP
2 2 (3.57%) DNS
2 2 (3.57%) TCP/IP
3 1 (1.79%) AMQP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (25.00%) SQL Server
2 7 (12.50%) Relational Database
3 6 (10.71%) NoSQL
4 5 (8.93%) MongoDB
5 4 (7.14%) Neo4j
5 4 (7.14%) Redis
5 4 (7.14%) Riak
6 3 (5.36%) Big Data
7 2 (3.57%) Amazon Aurora
7 2 (3.57%) Amazon Redshift
7 2 (3.57%) Power BI
7 2 (3.57%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 2 (3.57%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 1 (1.79%) DB2
Development Applications
1 6 (10.71%) JIRA
1 6 (10.71%) Selenium
2 5 (8.93%) Cucumber
3 4 (7.14%) JUnit
3 4 (7.14%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
4 3 (5.36%) Git (software)
5 2 (3.57%) Visual Studio
6 1 (1.79%) Jenkins
6 1 (1.79%) Karma Test Runner
6 1 (1.79%) Mocha
6 1 (1.79%) Protractor
General
1 12 (21.43%) Finance
2 3 (5.36%) Back Office
2 3 (5.36%) Marketing
3 2 (3.57%) Banking
3 2 (3.57%) Billing
3 2 (3.57%) Military
4 1 (1.79%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 16 (28.57%) Developer
2 10 (17.86%) Architect
3 8 (14.29%) .NET Developer
4 7 (12.50%) Consultant
5 5 (8.93%) Solutions Architect
6 4 (7.14%) Java Developer
6 4 (7.14%) Software Engineer
6 4 (7.14%) Test Specialist
7 3 (5.36%) Analyst
7 3 (5.36%) SAP Consultant
7 3 (5.36%) Technical Architect
8 2 (3.57%) AWS Engineer
8 2 (3.57%) Business Intelligence Developer
8 2 (3.57%) Cloud Engineer
8 2 (3.57%) IT Engineer
8 2 (3.57%) Linux Engineer
8 2 (3.57%) Senior IT Engineer
8 2 (3.57%) Technical Consultant
8 2 (3.57%) Test Automation Engineer
8 2 (3.57%) Test Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (25.00%) .NET
2 10 (17.86%) CSS
2 10 (17.86%) HTML
3 8 (14.29%) Web Services
3 8 (14.29%) XML
4 7 (12.50%) ASP.NET Web API
5 5 (8.93%) AngularJS
5 5 (8.93%) Node.js
5 5 (8.93%) SOAP
6 4 (7.14%) cXML
6 4 (7.14%) EDI
6 4 (7.14%) EDIFACT
6 4 (7.14%) Middleware
6 4 (7.14%) Velocity
6 4 (7.14%) XSD
7 3 (5.36%) ASP.NET
7 3 (5.36%) OAuth
7 3 (5.36%) React
7 3 (5.36%) SAML
8 1 (1.79%) LDAP
Miscellaneous
1 5 (8.93%) User Experience
2 4 (7.14%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (7.14%) Enterprise Software
2 4 (7.14%) Fintech
2 4 (7.14%) N-Tier
3 3 (5.36%) Data Centre
4 2 (3.57%) Driving Licence
4 2 (3.57%) Enterprise Storage
4 2 (3.57%) Fat Client
4 2 (3.57%) Replication
4 2 (3.57%) Thin Client
5 1 (1.79%) Greenfield Project
5 1 (1.79%) Smartphone
Operating Systems
1 11 (19.64%) Linux
2 10 (17.86%) Windows
3 5 (8.93%) Windows Server
4 3 (5.36%) Unix
5 2 (3.57%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 2 (3.57%) Windows Server 2008
5 2 (3.57%) Windows Server 2012
6 1 (1.79%) Android
6 1 (1.79%) Windows 10
Processes & Methodologies
1 26 (46.43%) Agile Software Development
2 12 (21.43%) Scrum
3 10 (17.86%) SDLC
4 8 (14.29%) MVC
5 7 (12.50%) Procure-to-Pay
6 6 (10.71%) ITIL
6 6 (10.71%) Problem-Solving
6 6 (10.71%) Test Automation
6 6 (10.71%) Test Scripting
7 5 (8.93%) Configuration Management
7 5 (8.93%) E-Commerce
7 5 (8.93%) Microservices
7 5 (8.93%) Risk Management
7 5 (8.93%) Software Engineering
7 5 (8.93%) Stakeholder Engagement
7 5 (8.93%) Test Strategy
8 4 (7.14%) Agile Testing
8 4 (7.14%) Continuous Improvement
8 4 (7.14%) Cybersecurity
8 4 (7.14%) User Stories
Programming Languages
1 30 (53.57%) SQL
2 17 (30.36%) JavaScript
3 14 (25.00%) Java
4 12 (21.43%) C#
5 8 (14.29%) ANSI SQL
6 2 (3.57%) Bash Shell
6 2 (3.57%) Python
7 1 (1.79%) Java 8
7 1 (1.79%) PL/SQL
7 1 (1.79%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 56 (100.00%) Security Cleared
2 8 (14.29%) DV Cleared
3 1 (1.79%) CCNP
3 1 (1.79%) Cisco Certification
3 1 (1.79%) CISSP
3 1 (1.79%) Degree
3 1 (1.79%) MCSE
3 1 (1.79%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (1.79%) TOGAF Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (3.57%) PCI DSS
2 1 (1.79%) Sarbanes-Oxley
2 1 (1.79%) SLA
System Software
1 8 (14.29%) VMware Infrastructure
2 6 (10.71%) Hyper-V
3 5 (8.93%) Active Directory
4 3 (5.36%) VirtualBox
5 1 (1.79%) Docker
Systems Management
1 3 (5.36%) Single Sign-On
2 2 (3.57%) Opscode Chef
3 1 (1.79%) Ansible
Vendors
1 8 (14.29%) VMware
2 7 (12.50%) SAP
3 6 (10.71%) Civica
4 4 (7.14%) Ariba
4 4 (7.14%) Atlassian
4 4 (7.14%) Google
4 4 (7.14%) HP
4 4 (7.14%) Oracle
4 4 (7.14%) SEEBURGER
4 4 (7.14%) TIBCO
5 2 (3.57%) Cisco
5 2 (3.57%) Citrix
5 2 (3.57%) Splunk
5 2 (3.57%) Tableau
5 2 (3.57%) Xerox
6 1 (1.79%) Adobe
6 1 (1.79%) Apple
6 1 (1.79%) Dell
6 1 (1.79%) Palantir