Period
to 19 August 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 19 August 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
19 Aug 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 299 315 297
Rank change year-on-year +16 -18 +34
Permanent jobs citing SC Cleared 34 36 39
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the City of London 0.34% 0.33% 0.38%
As % of the Qualifications category 1.80% 1.48% 1.61%
Number of salaries quoted 27 30 27
City of London median annual salary £80,000 £50,000 £44,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +60.00% +12.36% -20.89%
10th Percentile £47,500 £38,125 £19,000
90th Percentile £145,000 £75,000 £78,000
Central London median annual salary £55,000 £50,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year +10.00% +5.26% -8.65%

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 1,886 2,433 2,419
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the City of London 18.61% 22.26% 23.70%
Number of salaries quoted 1,626 2,125 2,149
City of London median annual salary £62,500 £62,500 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +13.64% -
10th Percentile £30,000 £32,500 £29,000
90th Percentile £97,500 £92,500 £85,000
Central London median annual salary £62,500 £60,000 £55,000
% change year-on-year +4.17% +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 19 August 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 19 August 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 - 2 £35,000 -
SC Cleared
Central London

For the 6 months to 19 August 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 34 (100.00%) Security Cleared
2 10 (29.41%) Windows
3 8 (23.53%) Degree
3 8 (23.53%) Cybersecurity
3 8 (23.53%) Public Sector
4 7 (20.59%) Agile Software Development
4 7 (20.59%) CISSP
4 7 (20.59%) CISM
4 7 (20.59%) Firewall
5 6 (17.65%) VMware
5 6 (17.65%) ITIL
5 6 (17.65%) JavaScript
6 5 (14.71%) SQL Server
6 5 (14.71%) TOGAF
6 5 (14.71%) ISO/IEC 27001
6 5 (14.71%) Test Automation
6 5 (14.71%) Blockchain
7 4 (11.76%) SANS
7 4 (11.76%) CESG Certified Professional
7 4 (11.76%) Target Operating Model
7 4 (11.76%) Information Assurance
7 4 (11.76%) Microsoft Azure
7 4 (11.76%) Amazon AWS
7 4 (11.76%) Marketing
7 4 (11.76%) Information Security
7 4 (11.76%) Risk Management
7 4 (11.76%) CSS
7 4 (11.76%) C#
7 4 (11.76%) HTML
7 4 (11.76%) SQL

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 (2.94%) Apache Spark
Cloud Services
1 4 (11.76%) Amazon AWS
1 4 (11.76%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (5.88%) AWS CloudFormation
3 1 (2.94%) Google Cloud Platform
3 1 (2.94%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 7 (20.59%) Firewall
2 2 (5.88%) DAB
2 2 (5.88%) WAN
3 1 (2.94%) Broadband
3 1 (2.94%) DNS
3 1 (2.94%) ISDN
3 1 (2.94%) LAN
3 1 (2.94%) MPLS
3 1 (2.94%) Network Security
3 1 (2.94%) SAN
3 1 (2.94%) TCP/IP
3 1 (2.94%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (14.71%) Blockchain
1 5 (14.71%) SQL Server
2 1 (2.94%) Apache Cassandra
2 1 (2.94%) Apache Hive
2 1 (2.94%) Big Data
2 1 (2.94%) Hadoop
2 1 (2.94%) HBase
Development Applications
1 1 (2.94%) Cucumber
1 1 (2.94%) Jenkins
1 1 (2.94%) Selenium
General
1 8 (23.53%) Public Sector
2 4 (11.76%) Marketing
3 3 (8.82%) Advertising
3 3 (8.82%) Finance
3 3 (8.82%) Telecoms
4 1 (2.94%) Local Government
4 1 (2.94%) Retail
Job Titles
1 5 (14.71%) Developer
2 4 (11.76%) Consultant
2 4 (11.76%) Engineering Manager
3 3 (8.82%) .NET Developer
3 3 (8.82%) Architect
3 3 (8.82%) Technical Architect
3 3 (8.82%) VMware Consultant
4 2 (5.88%) Analyst
4 2 (5.88%) DevOps Engineer
4 2 (5.88%) Junior
4 2 (5.88%) Junior DevOps
4 2 (5.88%) Junior DevOps Engineer
4 2 (5.88%) Lead Architect
4 2 (5.88%) Lead Solutions Architect
4 2 (5.88%) Presales Solution Architect
4 2 (5.88%) Services Director
4 2 (5.88%) Solutions Architect
4 2 (5.88%) Technical Leader
4 2 (5.88%) Technical Solutions Architect
4 2 (5.88%) Test Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (11.76%) CSS
1 4 (11.76%) HTML
2 3 (8.82%) .NET
2 3 (8.82%) ASP.NET Web API
3 1 (2.94%) Ajax
3 1 (2.94%) AngularJS
3 1 (2.94%) CSS3
3 1 (2.94%) HTML5
3 1 (2.94%) jQuery
3 1 (2.94%) JSON
3 1 (2.94%) Kafka
3 1 (2.94%) Node.js
3 1 (2.94%) React
3 1 (2.94%) REST
3 1 (2.94%) Samza
3 1 (2.94%) SOAP
3 1 (2.94%) Spring
3 1 (2.94%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 3 (8.82%) Self-Motivation
2 2 (5.88%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (2.94%) Fibre Optics
3 1 (2.94%) Management Information System
3 1 (2.94%) Public Cloud
3 1 (2.94%) Security Operations Centre
Operating Systems
1 10 (29.41%) Windows
2 4 (11.76%) Linux
3 3 (8.82%) Windows Server
4 1 (2.94%) Solaris
4 1 (2.94%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (23.53%) Cybersecurity
2 7 (20.59%) Agile Software Development
3 6 (17.65%) ITIL
4 5 (14.71%) Test Automation
4 5 (14.71%) TOGAF
5 4 (11.76%) Information Assurance
5 4 (11.76%) Information Security
5 4 (11.76%) Risk Management
5 4 (11.76%) Target Operating Model
6 3 (8.82%) Asset Management
6 3 (8.82%) Coaching
6 3 (8.82%) Critical Success Factor
6 3 (8.82%) DevOps
6 3 (8.82%) Migration
6 3 (8.82%) MVC
6 3 (8.82%) Project Delivery
6 3 (8.82%) Requirements Management
6 3 (8.82%) SABSA
7 2 (5.88%) Mathematics
7 2 (5.88%) Operations Management
Programming Languages
1 6 (17.65%) JavaScript
2 4 (11.76%) C#
2 4 (11.76%) SQL
3 3 (8.82%) ANSI SQL
4 2 (5.88%) Python
5 1 (2.94%) C
5 1 (2.94%) Java
5 1 (2.94%) Java 8
5 1 (2.94%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 34 (100.00%) Security Cleared
2 8 (23.53%) Degree
3 7 (20.59%) CISM
3 7 (20.59%) CISSP
4 4 (11.76%) CCNP
4 4 (11.76%) CESG Certified Professional
4 4 (11.76%) Cisco Certification
4 4 (11.76%) SANS
5 3 (8.82%) CEH
5 3 (8.82%) ISO 27001 Lead Implementer
6 2 (5.88%) AWS Certification
6 2 (5.88%) ISTQB
6 2 (5.88%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
7 1 (2.94%) CTC Cleared
7 1 (2.94%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (14.71%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 3 (8.82%) NIST
2 3 (8.82%) NIST 800
3 2 (5.88%) SLA
System Software
1 2 (5.88%) Virtual Machines
2 1 (2.94%) Active Directory
2 1 (2.94%) Hyper-V
2 1 (2.94%) Microsoft Virtual Server
2 1 (2.94%) Virtual Servers
2 1 (2.94%) VMware ESXi
2 1 (2.94%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (2.94%) VMware NSX
Systems Management
1 1 (2.94%) SCCM
1 1 (2.94%) SolarWinds Orion
1 1 (2.94%) Tivoli
1 1 (2.94%) Tivoli Storage Manager
1 1 (2.94%) vCenter Server
1 1 (2.94%) WSUS
Vendors
1 6 (17.65%) VMware
2 3 (8.82%) CA
2 3 (8.82%) Civica
2 3 (8.82%) Microsoft
3 2 (5.88%) AlienVault
3 2 (5.88%) Dynatrace
4 1 (2.94%) ESET
4 1 (2.94%) Juniper
4 1 (2.94%) Oracle
4 1 (2.94%) SolarWinds