Period
to 22 June 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 22 June 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
22 Jun 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 312 295 320
Rank change year-on-year -17 +25 -40
Permanent jobs citing SC Cleared 39 45 62
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the City of London 0.35% 0.44% 0.46%
As % of the Qualifications category 1.53% 1.78% 1.88%
Number of salaries quoted 35 31 58
City of London median annual salary £47,500 £40,000 £52,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +18.75% -23.81% -
10th Percentile £31,900 £19,000 £34,250
90th Percentile £74,000 £77,500 £88,750
Central London median annual salary £48,750 £40,000 £55,908
% change year-on-year +21.88% -28.45% +6.49%

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 2,543 2,530 3,296
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the City of London 22.90% 24.91% 24.46%
Number of salaries quoted 2,238 2,270 2,949
City of London median annual salary £60,000 £55,000 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +9.09% - +4.76%
10th Percentile £33,500 £30,000 £32,500
90th Percentile £93,750 £85,000 £87,500
Central London median annual salary £60,000 £55,000 £55,000
% change year-on-year +9.09% - +4.76%

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 22 June 2018.

Salary histogram for SC Cleared in the City of London

For the 6 months to 22 June 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 39 (100.00%) Security Cleared
2 21 (53.85%) SQL
3 13 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
4 10 (25.64%) Windows
5 9 (23.08%) ITIL
5 9 (23.08%) .NET
5 9 (23.08%) JavaScript
5 9 (23.08%) SQL Server
5 9 (23.08%) Finance
6 8 (20.51%) Java
7 7 (17.95%) Citrix
7 7 (17.95%) Thin Client
7 7 (17.95%) Configuration Management
7 7 (17.95%) Service Delivery
7 7 (17.95%) C#
7 7 (17.95%) TCP/IP
7 7 (17.95%) Scrum
7 7 (17.95%) Replication
7 7 (17.95%) VMware
7 7 (17.95%) Military
7 7 (17.95%) Billing
7 7 (17.95%) VMware Infrastructure
7 7 (17.95%) Windows Server 2008
7 7 (17.95%) Fat Client
7 7 (17.95%) Time Management
7 7 (17.95%) Windows Server 2012
7 7 (17.95%) Presales
7 7 (17.95%) Windows Server
7 7 (17.95%) CREST Certified
7 7 (17.95%) Xerox

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 1 (2.56%) EPiServer
1 1 (2.56%) Mule
1 1 (2.56%) SAS
1 1 (2.56%) Umbraco
Business Applications
1 1 (2.56%) Actimize
1 1 (2.56%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
1 1 (2.56%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 5 (12.82%) Amazon AWS
2 4 (10.26%) Google Cloud Platform
2 4 (10.26%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (2.56%) Amazon EC2
3 1 (2.56%) Amazon EMR
3 1 (2.56%) Amazon Glacier
3 1 (2.56%) Amazon S3
3 1 (2.56%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 7 (17.95%) TCP/IP
2 3 (7.69%) Cisco ASA
2 3 (7.69%) Cisco ISE
2 3 (7.69%) Cisco Wireless
2 3 (7.69%) Firewall
2 3 (7.69%) IPsec
2 3 (7.69%) OpenVPN
2 3 (7.69%) Sourcefire
2 3 (7.69%) VPN
2 3 (7.69%) Wireless
3 1 (2.56%) FTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (23.08%) SQL Server
2 6 (15.38%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 6 (15.38%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 5 (12.82%) MongoDB
4 4 (10.26%) DB2
5 3 (7.69%) Crystal Reports
5 3 (7.69%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 2 (5.13%) NoSQL
6 2 (5.13%) Relational Database
7 1 (2.56%) Amazon Aurora
7 1 (2.56%) Amazon Redshift
7 1 (2.56%) Neo4j
7 1 (2.56%) Power BI
7 1 (2.56%) Redis
7 1 (2.56%) Riak
Development Applications
1 4 (10.26%) Git (software)
2 3 (7.69%) Mercurial
2 3 (7.69%) Subversion
2 3 (7.69%) Visual Studio
3 1 (2.56%) LoadRunner
3 1 (2.56%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
General
1 9 (23.08%) Finance
2 7 (17.95%) Billing
2 7 (17.95%) Military
3 3 (7.69%) Banking
3 3 (7.69%) Marketing
4 1 (2.56%) Advertising
4 1 (2.56%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 13 (33.33%) Developer
2 7 (17.95%) Consultant
3 6 (15.38%) Analyst
4 5 (12.82%) .NET Developer
4 5 (12.82%) Architect
4 5 (12.82%) Penetration Tester
4 5 (12.82%) Technical Architect
4 5 (12.82%) Tester
5 4 (10.26%) Development Consultant
5 4 (10.26%) Java Consultant
6 3 (7.69%) Business Intelligence Developer
6 3 (7.69%) C# .NET Developer
6 3 (7.69%) C# Developer
6 3 (7.69%) Firewall Analyst
6 3 (7.69%) IT Analyst
6 3 (7.69%) IT Security Analyst
6 3 (7.69%) Security Analyst
6 3 (7.69%) SIEM Analyst
7 2 (5.13%) Junior Software Developer
7 2 (5.13%) Technical Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (23.08%) .NET
2 6 (15.38%) HTML
3 4 (10.26%) ASP.NET
3 4 (10.26%) HTML5
3 4 (10.26%) RESTful
4 3 (7.69%) AngularJS
4 3 (7.69%) ASP.NET MVC
4 3 (7.69%) CSS
5 2 (5.13%) ASP.NET Web API
5 2 (5.13%) CSS3
5 2 (5.13%) React
5 2 (5.13%) Redux
5 2 (5.13%) WebRTC
5 2 (5.13%) WebSockets
6 1 (2.56%) .NET Framework
6 1 (2.56%) Java EE
6 1 (2.56%) JDBC
6 1 (2.56%) Node.js
6 1 (2.56%) Twitter Bootstrap
6 1 (2.56%) Velocity
Miscellaneous
1 7 (17.95%) Fat Client
1 7 (17.95%) Replication
1 7 (17.95%) Thin Client
2 5 (12.82%) Greenfield Project
3 3 (7.69%) Analytical Skills
3 3 (7.69%) Linux Command Line
3 3 (7.69%) PKI
4 1 (2.56%) Data Centre
4 1 (2.56%) Fintech
4 1 (2.56%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 10 (25.64%) Windows
2 7 (17.95%) Windows Server
2 7 (17.95%) Windows Server 2008
2 7 (17.95%) Windows Server 2012
3 5 (12.82%) Linux
4 4 (10.26%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 3 (7.69%) CentOS
5 3 (7.69%) Debian
5 3 (7.69%) Kali Linux
5 3 (7.69%) Ubuntu
6 1 (2.56%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
2 9 (23.08%) ITIL
3 7 (17.95%) Configuration Management
3 7 (17.95%) Presales
3 7 (17.95%) Problem-Solving
3 7 (17.95%) Scrum
3 7 (17.95%) Service Delivery
3 7 (17.95%) Time Management
4 6 (15.38%) TDD
5 5 (12.82%) E-Commerce
5 5 (12.82%) MVC
5 5 (12.82%) Penetration Testing
6 3 (7.69%) Business Intelligence
6 3 (7.69%) MVVM
6 3 (7.69%) OO
6 3 (7.69%) OOD
6 3 (7.69%) SDLC
6 3 (7.69%) SIEM
6 3 (7.69%) Software Engineering
6 3 (7.69%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 21 (53.85%) SQL
2 9 (23.08%) JavaScript
3 8 (20.51%) Java
4 7 (17.95%) C#
5 4 (10.26%) Java 8
6 3 (7.69%) PL/SQL
6 3 (7.69%) T-SQL
7 1 (2.56%) ANSI SQL
7 1 (2.56%) Python
Qualifications
1 39 (100.00%) Security Cleared
2 7 (17.95%) CREST Certified
3 5 (12.82%) CHECK Team Leader
3 5 (12.82%) CHECK Team Member
4 3 (7.69%) CEH
4 3 (7.69%) CISSP
4 3 (7.69%) GIAC
4 3 (7.69%) Linux+ Certification
4 3 (7.69%) LPIC
4 3 (7.69%) RHCA
4 3 (7.69%) RHCE
4 3 (7.69%) RHCSA
4 3 (7.69%) SANS
5 2 (5.13%) OSCP
6 1 (2.56%) Degree
6 1 (2.56%) DV Cleared
6 1 (2.56%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (10.26%) PCI DSS
2 3 (7.69%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 7 (17.95%) VMware Infrastructure
2 3 (7.69%) pfSense
2 3 (7.69%) Snort
Systems Management
1 3 (7.69%) FortiGate
1 3 (7.69%) Nessus
1 3 (7.69%) OpenVAS
1 3 (7.69%) OSSEC
2 1 (2.56%) BMC Performance Manager
2 1 (2.56%) HP Quality Center
2 1 (2.56%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 7 (17.95%) Citrix
1 7 (17.95%) VMware
1 7 (17.95%) Xerox
2 5 (12.82%) Microsoft
3 4 (10.26%) Google
3 4 (10.26%) HP
4 3 (7.69%) AlienVault
4 3 (7.69%) Aruba
4 3 (7.69%) CheckPoint
4 3 (7.69%) Cisco
4 3 (7.69%) Extreme Networks
4 3 (7.69%) F5
4 3 (7.69%) Fortinet
4 3 (7.69%) Juniper
4 3 (7.69%) LogRhythm
4 3 (7.69%) McAfee
4 3 (7.69%) Palo Alto
4 3 (7.69%) Red Hat
4 3 (7.69%) SonicWALL
4 3 (7.69%) WatchGuard