Period
to 16 November 2019

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 16 November 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Security Check (SC) Clearance
Central London > City of London
6 months to
16 Nov 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 294 294 288
Rank change year-on-year 0 -6 +39
Permanent jobs citing SC Cleared 27 53 44
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the City of London 0.27% 0.47% 0.43%
As % of the Qualifications category 1.57% 2.28% 1.93%
Number of salaries quoted 24 21 41
City of London median annual salary £57,500 £55,000 £40,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.55% +35.80% -35.20%
10th Percentile £21,250 £42,500 £29,000
90th Percentile £145,000 £75,000 £67,500
Central London median annual salary £48,250 £55,000 £46,000
% change year-on-year -12.27% +19.57% -26.40%

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 1,723 2,328 2,275
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the City of London 17.26% 20.85% 22.28%
Number of salaries quoted 1,435 2,012 2,027
City of London median annual salary £63,000 £62,500 £57,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +0.80% +8.70% -
10th Percentile £28,750 £31,275 £30,000
90th Percentile £97,500 £93,750 £92,500
Central London median annual salary £62,500 £62,500 £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 16 November 2019.

Salary histogram for SC Cleared in the City of London

SC Cleared
Job Locations in the City of London

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing SC Cleared within the City of London region over the 6 months to 16 November 2019. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Past 6 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
London Bridge - 1 - -
SC Cleared
Central London

For the 6 months to 16 November 2019, 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 27 (100.00%) Security Cleared
2 11 (40.74%) Cybersecurity
2 11 (40.74%) Public Sector
3 9 (33.33%) Firewall
4 8 (29.63%) Information Security
5 7 (25.93%) CISM
5 7 (25.93%) CISSP
6 6 (22.22%) Linux
7 5 (18.52%) Windows
8 4 (14.81%) Cisco Certification
8 4 (14.81%) Microsoft
8 4 (14.81%) CCNP
8 4 (14.81%) Risk Management
8 4 (14.81%) Azure
8 4 (14.81%) Information Assurance
8 4 (14.81%) Marketing
8 4 (14.81%) ISO/IEC 27001
8 4 (14.81%) CESG Certified Professional
8 4 (14.81%) SANS
8 4 (14.81%) Coaching
8 4 (14.81%) Target Operating Model
9 3 (11.11%) ISO 27001 Lead Implementer
9 3 (11.11%) NIST 800
9 3 (11.11%) Performance Optimisation
9 3 (11.11%) NIST
9 3 (11.11%) Agile Software Development
9 3 (11.11%) ISTQB
9 3 (11.11%) Degree
9 3 (11.11%) SABSA
9 3 (11.11%) ISTQB Foundation Certification

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 (3.70%) SharePoint
1 1 (3.70%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 3 (11.11%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 1 (3.70%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 4 (14.81%) Azure
2 2 (7.41%) AWS
2 2 (7.41%) Office 365
3 1 (3.70%) Amazon ECS
3 1 (3.70%) OpenShift
Communications & Networking
1 9 (33.33%) Firewall
2 2 (7.41%) DAB
3 1 (3.70%) BGP
3 1 (3.70%) Cisco ASA
3 1 (3.70%) EIGRP
3 1 (3.70%) GLBP
3 1 (3.70%) HSRP
3 1 (3.70%) Intrusion Detection
3 1 (3.70%) IPsec
3 1 (3.70%) MPLS
3 1 (3.70%) RSVP
3 1 (3.70%) SNMP
3 1 (3.70%) SSL
3 1 (3.70%) VPLS
3 1 (3.70%) VRRP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (3.70%) Oracle Database
1 1 (3.70%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (3.70%) Git (software)
1 1 (3.70%) Jenkins
General
1 11 (40.74%) Public Sector
2 4 (14.81%) Marketing
3 3 (11.11%) Finance
3 3 (11.11%) Law
4 2 (7.41%) Police
5 1 (3.70%) Fire and Rescue
5 1 (3.70%) Legal
5 1 (3.70%) Local Government
5 1 (3.70%) Retail
5 1 (3.70%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 4 (14.81%) Services Director
2 2 (7.41%) 2nd Line Engineer
2 2 (7.41%) 2nd Line Support
2 2 (7.41%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
2 2 (7.41%) Architect
2 2 (7.41%) Cloud Engineer
2 2 (7.41%) Developer
2 2 (7.41%) DevOps Engineer
2 2 (7.41%) Linux Engineer
2 2 (7.41%) Linux Support
2 2 (7.41%) Linux Support Engineer
2 2 (7.41%) Project Manager
2 2 (7.41%) Senior Manager
2 2 (7.41%) Support Engineer
2 2 (7.41%) Test Engineer
2 2 (7.41%) Windows Engineer
2 2 (7.41%) Windows Support Engineer
3 1 (3.70%) Analyst
3 1 (3.70%) Consultant
3 1 (3.70%) Test Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (3.70%) .NET
1 1 (3.70%) .NET Core
Miscellaneous
1 2 (7.41%) Management Information System
2 1 (3.70%) Cyber Kill Chain
2 1 (3.70%) Data Centre
2 1 (3.70%) e-Learning
2 1 (3.70%) Fibre Optics
2 1 (3.70%) Public Cloud
2 1 (3.70%) Security Operations Centre
Operating Systems
1 6 (22.22%) Linux
2 5 (18.52%) Windows
3 1 (3.70%) Unix
3 1 (3.70%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (40.74%) Cybersecurity
2 8 (29.63%) Information Security
3 4 (14.81%) Coaching
3 4 (14.81%) Information Assurance
3 4 (14.81%) Risk Management
3 4 (14.81%) Target Operating Model
4 3 (11.11%) Agile Software Development
4 3 (11.11%) Critical Success Factor
4 3 (11.11%) Performance Optimisation
4 3 (11.11%) SABSA
4 3 (11.11%) Service Delivery
4 3 (11.11%) Stakeholder Management
4 3 (11.11%) TOGAF
5 2 (7.41%) DevOps
5 2 (7.41%) Integration Testing
5 2 (7.41%) Mathematics
5 2 (7.41%) Migration
5 2 (7.41%) Project Management
5 2 (7.41%) Software Testing
5 2 (7.41%) Test Scripting
Programming Languages
1 2 (7.41%) JavaScript
1 2 (7.41%) SQL
2 1 (3.70%) C
2 1 (3.70%) C#
Qualifications
1 27 (100.00%) Security Cleared
2 7 (25.93%) CISM
2 7 (25.93%) CISSP
3 4 (14.81%) CCNP
3 4 (14.81%) CESG Certified Professional
3 4 (14.81%) Cisco Certification
3 4 (14.81%) SANS
4 3 (11.11%) CEH
4 3 (11.11%) Degree
4 3 (11.11%) ISO 27001 Lead Implementer
4 3 (11.11%) ISTQB
4 3 (11.11%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
5 1 (3.70%) DV Cleared
5 1 (3.70%) ISO 27001 Lead Auditor
5 1 (3.70%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (14.81%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 3 (11.11%) NIST
2 3 (11.11%) NIST 800
3 1 (3.70%) QA
System Software
1 2 (7.41%) Active Directory
2 1 (3.70%) Docker
2 1 (3.70%) Hyper-V
2 1 (3.70%) Snort
Systems Management
1 1 (3.70%) Ansible
1 1 (3.70%) Host Intrusion Detection System
1 1 (3.70%) Kubernetes
1 1 (3.70%) Opscode Chef
1 1 (3.70%) Puppet
1 1 (3.70%) Terraform
Vendors
1 4 (14.81%) Microsoft
2 3 (11.11%) CA
3 2 (7.41%) Cisco
4 1 (3.70%) Arista
4 1 (3.70%) Capita
4 1 (3.70%) Citrix
4 1 (3.70%) Extreme Networks
4 1 (3.70%) FireEye
4 1 (3.70%) HP
4 1 (3.70%) Oracle
4 1 (3.70%) Virgin Media