Period
to 18 September 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 18 September 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
18 Sep 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 318 290 323
Rank change year-on-year -28 +33 -26
Permanent jobs citing SC Cleared 34 36 41
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the City of London 0.31% 0.35% 0.33%
As % of the Qualifications category 1.44% 1.52% 1.45%
Number of salaries quoted 23 26 35
City of London median annual salary £55,000 £40,000 £60,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +37.50% -33.33% +9.09%
10th Percentile £39,250 £18,500 £32,500
90th Percentile £73,000 £71,250 £83,000
Central London median annual salary £47,500 £40,500 £51,500
% change year-on-year +17.28% -21.36% -6.36%

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 2,358 2,362 2,834
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the City of London 21.38% 23.29% 22.91%
Number of salaries quoted 2,061 2,088 2,532
City of London median annual salary £62,500 £57,500 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +8.70% +4.55% -
10th Percentile £32,500 £29,750 £31,501
90th Percentile £92,500 £85,000 £87,500
Central London median annual salary £60,000 £55,000 £55,000
% change year-on-year +9.09% - -

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 18 September 2018.

Salary histogram for SC Cleared in the City of London

For the 6 months to 18 September 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 34 (100.00%) Security Cleared
2 18 (52.94%) SQL
3 11 (32.35%) Agile Software Development
4 8 (23.53%) Finance
4 8 (23.53%) Scrum
4 8 (23.53%) SQL Server
5 7 (20.59%) Java
5 7 (20.59%) Windows
6 6 (17.65%) XML
6 6 (17.65%) VMware
6 6 (17.65%) Configuration Management
6 6 (17.65%) VMware Infrastructure
6 6 (17.65%) NoSQL
7 5 (14.71%) MongoDB
7 5 (14.71%) Relational Database
7 5 (14.71%) User Experience
7 5 (14.71%) SDLC
7 5 (14.71%) Software Engineering
7 5 (14.71%) JavaScript
7 5 (14.71%) Linux
7 5 (14.71%) E-Commerce
7 5 (14.71%) ITIL
8 4 (11.76%) FTP
8 4 (11.76%) TCP/IP
8 4 (11.76%) EDI
8 4 (11.76%) ERP
8 4 (11.76%) Oracle
8 4 (11.76%) SAP
8 4 (11.76%) Thin Client
8 4 (11.76%) TIBCO

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 (11.76%) Mule
2 1 (2.94%) SAS
Business Applications
1 4 (11.76%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
2 1 (2.94%) Actimize
Cloud Services
1 3 (8.82%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (5.88%) Amazon EC2
2 2 (5.88%) Amazon EMR
2 2 (5.88%) Amazon Glacier
2 2 (5.88%) Amazon S3
2 2 (5.88%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (5.88%) Virtual Private Cloud
3 1 (2.94%) Google Cloud Platform
3 1 (2.94%) npm
3 1 (2.94%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 4 (11.76%) FTP
1 4 (11.76%) TCP/IP
2 2 (5.88%) DNS
3 1 (2.94%) AMQP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (23.53%) SQL Server
2 6 (17.65%) NoSQL
3 5 (14.71%) MongoDB
3 5 (14.71%) Relational Database
4 4 (11.76%) Neo4j
4 4 (11.76%) Redis
4 4 (11.76%) Riak
5 3 (8.82%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 3 (8.82%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 2 (5.88%) Amazon Aurora
6 2 (5.88%) Amazon Redshift
7 1 (2.94%) DB2
7 1 (2.94%) Power BI
Development Applications
1 4 (11.76%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
2 3 (8.82%) Cucumber
2 3 (8.82%) Git (software)
3 2 (5.88%) JIRA
3 2 (5.88%) JUnit
3 2 (5.88%) Selenium
4 1 (2.94%) Jenkins
4 1 (2.94%) Karma Test Runner
4 1 (2.94%) Mocha
4 1 (2.94%) Protractor
General
1 8 (23.53%) Finance
2 4 (11.76%) Billing
2 4 (11.76%) Military
3 3 (8.82%) Marketing
4 1 (2.94%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 9 (26.47%) Developer
2 5 (14.71%) Analyst
3 4 (11.76%) Consultant
3 4 (11.76%) Software Engineer
4 3 (8.82%) Business Intelligence Developer
4 3 (8.82%) Penetration Tester
4 3 (8.82%) Tester
5 2 (5.88%) Angular Developer
5 2 (5.88%) Architect
5 2 (5.88%) AWS Engineer
5 2 (5.88%) Cloud Engineer
5 2 (5.88%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
5 2 (5.88%) IT Engineer
5 2 (5.88%) Java Developer
5 2 (5.88%) Linux Engineer
5 2 (5.88%) Senior IT Engineer
5 2 (5.88%) SQL BI Developer
5 2 (5.88%) SQL Developer
5 2 (5.88%) Technical Analyst
5 2 (5.88%) Test Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (17.65%) XML
2 4 (11.76%) AngularJS
2 4 (11.76%) cXML
2 4 (11.76%) EDI
2 4 (11.76%) EDIFACT
2 4 (11.76%) Middleware
2 4 (11.76%) Velocity
3 3 (8.82%) .NET
3 3 (8.82%) CSS
3 3 (8.82%) HTML
4 2 (5.88%) CSS3
4 2 (5.88%) Node.js
4 2 (5.88%) React
4 2 (5.88%) Redux
4 2 (5.88%) Twitter Bootstrap
4 2 (5.88%) Web Services
4 2 (5.88%) XSD
5 1 (2.94%) Gherkin
5 1 (2.94%) LESS
5 1 (2.94%) Sass
Miscellaneous
1 5 (14.71%) User Experience
2 4 (11.76%) Fat Client
2 4 (11.76%) Fintech
2 4 (11.76%) Replication
2 4 (11.76%) Thin Client
3 3 (8.82%) Analytical Skills
4 2 (5.88%) Data Centre
4 2 (5.88%) Driving Licence
4 2 (5.88%) Enterprise Software
4 2 (5.88%) Enterprise Storage
4 2 (5.88%) N-Tier
5 1 (2.94%) Greenfield Project
5 1 (2.94%) Smartphone
Operating Systems
1 7 (20.59%) Windows
2 5 (14.71%) Linux
3 4 (11.76%) Windows Server
3 4 (11.76%) Windows Server 2008
3 4 (11.76%) Windows Server 2012
4 3 (8.82%) Unix
5 2 (5.88%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 1 (2.94%) Android
6 1 (2.94%) Windows 10
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (32.35%) Agile Software Development
2 8 (23.53%) Scrum
3 6 (17.65%) Configuration Management
4 5 (14.71%) E-Commerce
4 5 (14.71%) ITIL
4 5 (14.71%) SDLC
4 5 (14.71%) Software Engineering
5 4 (11.76%) B2B
5 4 (11.76%) BPEL
5 4 (11.76%) ERP
5 4 (11.76%) Presales
5 4 (11.76%) Problem-Solving
5 4 (11.76%) Procure-to-Pay
5 4 (11.76%) Server Management
5 4 (11.76%) Service Delivery
5 4 (11.76%) Time Management
5 4 (11.76%) User Stories
6 3 (8.82%) Cybersecurity
6 3 (8.82%) Open Source
6 3 (8.82%) Test Strategy
Programming Languages
1 18 (52.94%) SQL
2 7 (20.59%) Java
3 5 (14.71%) JavaScript
4 2 (5.88%) C#
4 2 (5.88%) Python
5 1 (2.94%) ANSI SQL
5 1 (2.94%) Java 8
5 1 (2.94%) PL/SQL
5 1 (2.94%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 34 (100.00%) Security Cleared
2 4 (11.76%) DV Cleared
3 3 (8.82%) CHECK Team Leader
3 3 (8.82%) CHECK Team Member
3 3 (8.82%) CREST Certified
4 1 (2.94%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.94%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 6 (17.65%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (5.88%) Active Directory
2 2 (5.88%) Hyper-V
3 1 (2.94%) Docker
Systems Management
1 2 (5.88%) Opscode Chef
2 1 (2.94%) Ansible
Vendors
1 6 (17.65%) VMware
2 4 (11.76%) Ariba
2 4 (11.76%) Citrix
2 4 (11.76%) Oracle
2 4 (11.76%) SAP
2 4 (11.76%) SEEBURGER
2 4 (11.76%) TIBCO
2 4 (11.76%) Xerox
3 2 (5.88%) Atlassian
3 2 (5.88%) Cisco
3 2 (5.88%) HP
3 2 (5.88%) Microsoft
3 2 (5.88%) Splunk
4 1 (2.94%) Adobe
4 1 (2.94%) Apple
4 1 (2.94%) Dell
4 1 (2.94%) Google
4 1 (2.94%) Palantir
4 1 (2.94%) Tableau