Period
to 19 February 2020

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in the City of London with a requirement for Security Cleared qualifications. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered over the 6 months to 19 February 2020 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Security Clearance
Central London > City of London
6 months to
19 Feb 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 238 209 253
Rank change year-on-year -29 +44 +6
Permanent jobs citing Security Cleared 74 134 81
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the City of London 0.81% 1.29% 0.76%
As % of the Qualifications category 4.46% 6.17% 3.37%
Number of salaries quoted 59 65 67
City of London median annual salary £52,500 £52,500 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +5.00% -9.09%
10th Percentile £26,250 £34,000 £32,850
90th Percentile £82,500 £87,500 £76,500
Central London median annual salary £50,000 £52,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year -4.76% +5.00% -9.09%

Security 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 1,659 2,173 2,403
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the City of London 18.22% 20.91% 22.53%
Number of salaries quoted 1,421 1,850 2,157
City of London median annual salary £62,500 £60,000 £57,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.17% +4.35% -
10th Percentile £30,500 £32,475 £32,500
90th Percentile £95,000 £93,750 £95,000
Central London median annual salary £62,500 £60,000 £57,500
% change year-on-year +4.17% +4.35% +4.55%

Security Cleared
Job Vacancy Trend in the City of London

Job postings citing Security Cleared as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in the City of London.

Job vacancy trend for Security Cleared in the City of London

Security Cleared
Salary Trend in the City of London

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Security Cleared in the City of London.

Salary trend for Security Cleared in the City of London

Security Cleared
Salary Histogram in the City of London

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Security Cleared in the City of London over the 6 months to 19 February 2020.

Salary histogram for Security Cleared in the City of London

For the 6 months to 19 February 2020, IT jobs citing Security 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 Security Cleared.

1 49 (66.22%) SC Cleared
2 18 (24.32%) Oracle
3 17 (22.97%) Cybersecurity
4 16 (21.62%) Information Security
5 15 (20.27%) Agile Software Development
6 14 (18.92%) Windows
7 12 (16.22%) Stakeholder Management
8 11 (14.86%) Microsoft
8 11 (14.86%) Public Sector
9 10 (13.51%) Firewall
9 10 (13.51%) DV Cleared
10 9 (12.16%) QA
10 9 (12.16%) Finance
10 9 (12.16%) ETL
11 8 (10.81%) Linux
11 8 (10.81%) Active Directory
11 8 (10.81%) Law
12 7 (9.46%) Legal
12 7 (9.46%) ISO/IEC 27001
12 7 (9.46%) Azure
12 7 (9.46%) GDPR
13 6 (8.11%) Stakeholder and Relationship Management
13 6 (8.11%) Process Improvement
13 6 (8.11%) Big Data
13 6 (8.11%) Management Information System
13 6 (8.11%) Informatica
13 6 (8.11%) ERP
14 5 (6.76%) SQL
14 5 (6.76%) Project Management
14 5 (6.76%) Migration

Security 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 3 (4.05%) SharePoint
2 2 (2.70%) Apache Spark
2 2 (2.70%) MS Exchange
3 1 (1.35%) Apache Solr
3 1 (1.35%) Elasticsearch
3 1 (1.35%) Oracle SOA Suite
3 1 (1.35%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 3 (4.05%) AutoCAD
1 3 (4.05%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 4 (5.41%) Oracle EBS
2 3 (4.05%) Oracle ERP
3 2 (2.70%) HFM
3 2 (2.70%) Hyperion Planning
4 1 (1.35%) Dynamics CRM
4 1 (1.35%) Oracle Applications
4 1 (1.35%) Oracle Assets
4 1 (1.35%) Oracle Cash Management
4 1 (1.35%) Oracle General Ledger
4 1 (1.35%) Oracle Payables
4 1 (1.35%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
4 1 (1.35%) Oracle Receivables
Cloud Services
1 7 (9.46%) Azure
2 5 (6.76%) AWS
3 4 (5.41%) Office 365
4 3 (4.05%) SaaS
5 2 (2.70%) OneDrive
6 1 (1.35%) Amazon ECS
6 1 (1.35%) Azure Active Directory
6 1 (1.35%) GCP
6 1 (1.35%) IaaS
6 1 (1.35%) IBM Cloud
6 1 (1.35%) OpenShift
6 1 (1.35%) Oracle Service Cloud
6 1 (1.35%) PaaS
6 1 (1.35%) Taleo
Communications & Networking
1 10 (13.51%) Firewall
2 3 (4.05%) Intrusion Detection
3 1 (1.35%) BGP
3 1 (1.35%) Cisco ASA
3 1 (1.35%) EIGRP
3 1 (1.35%) GLBP
3 1 (1.35%) HSRP
3 1 (1.35%) IPsec
3 1 (1.35%) MPLS
3 1 (1.35%) Network Security
3 1 (1.35%) RSVP
3 1 (1.35%) SNMP
3 1 (1.35%) SSL
3 1 (1.35%) VPLS
3 1 (1.35%) VRRP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (8.11%) Big Data
2 5 (6.76%) Oracle ODI
3 3 (4.05%) Data Warehouse
4 2 (2.70%) Essbase
4 2 (2.70%) Hadoop
4 2 (2.70%) Oracle Smart View
5 1 (1.35%) Apache Cassandra
5 1 (1.35%) Neo4j
5 1 (1.35%) NoSQL
5 1 (1.35%) Oracle Database
5 1 (1.35%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (1.35%) Git (software)
1 1 (1.35%) Gradle
1 1 (1.35%) Jasmine
1 1 (1.35%) Jenkins
1 1 (1.35%) Karma Test Runner
1 1 (1.35%) Protractor
General
1 11 (14.86%) Public Sector
2 9 (12.16%) Finance
3 8 (10.81%) Law
4 7 (9.46%) Legal
5 5 (6.76%) Marketing
6 4 (5.41%) Police
7 3 (4.05%) Local Government
8 2 (2.70%) Games
9 1 (1.35%) Fire and Rescue
9 1 (1.35%) General Ledger
9 1 (1.35%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 16 (21.62%) Consultant
2 10 (13.51%) Developer
3 8 (10.81%) Analyst
4 5 (6.76%) Business Analyst
4 5 (6.76%) Data Consultant
4 5 (6.76%) Data Engineer
4 5 (6.76%) Oracle Consultant
4 5 (6.76%) Support Engineer
5 4 (5.41%) 2nd Line Support
5 4 (5.41%) Architect
5 4 (5.41%) Deskside Support
5 4 (5.41%) Desktop Support
5 4 (5.41%) Services Director
6 3 (4.05%) AutoCAD Technician
6 3 (4.05%) CAD Technician
6 3 (4.05%) Deskside Engineer
6 3 (4.05%) Deskside Support Engineer
6 3 (4.05%) Java Developer
6 3 (4.05%) Oracle Developer
6 3 (4.05%) Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (6.76%) Spring
2 3 (4.05%) Oracle Fusion
3 2 (2.70%) .NET
3 2 (2.70%) GraphQL
4 1 (1.35%) .NET Core
4 1 (1.35%) AngularJS
4 1 (1.35%) CSS
4 1 (1.35%) CSS3
4 1 (1.35%) HTML
4 1 (1.35%) HTML5
4 1 (1.35%) J2EE
4 1 (1.35%) Kafka
4 1 (1.35%) Node.js
4 1 (1.35%) Sass
Miscellaneous
1 6 (8.11%) Management Information System
2 3 (4.05%) CMDB
2 3 (4.05%) Cyber Kill Chain
3 2 (2.70%) Data Structures
4 1 (1.35%) Cybercrime
4 1 (1.35%) Data Centre
4 1 (1.35%) e-Learning
4 1 (1.35%) PKI
4 1 (1.35%) Public Cloud
Operating Systems
1 14 (18.92%) Windows
2 8 (10.81%) Linux
3 5 (6.76%) Windows 10
3 5 (6.76%) Windows 7
3 5 (6.76%) Windows Server
4 3 (4.05%) Unix
4 3 (4.05%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (22.97%) Cybersecurity
2 16 (21.62%) Information Security
3 15 (20.27%) Agile Software Development
4 12 (16.22%) Stakeholder Management
5 9 (12.16%) ETL
6 6 (8.11%) ERP
6 6 (8.11%) Process Improvement
6 6 (8.11%) Stakeholder and Relationship Management
7 5 (6.76%) Change Control
7 5 (6.76%) Data Integration
7 5 (6.76%) Information Assurance
7 5 (6.76%) Migration
7 5 (6.76%) Project Management
8 4 (5.41%) Analytics
8 4 (5.41%) ITIL
8 4 (5.41%) Risk Management
8 4 (5.41%) Scrum
8 4 (5.41%) Service Delivery
8 4 (5.41%) Stakeholder Engagement
8 4 (5.41%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 5 (6.76%) SQL
2 4 (5.41%) Java
3 3 (4.05%) PL/SQL
4 2 (2.70%) C++
4 2 (2.70%) JavaScript
4 2 (2.70%) PowerShell
4 2 (2.70%) Python
5 1 (1.35%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 49 (66.22%) SC Cleared
2 10 (13.51%) DV Cleared
3 5 (6.76%) Degree
4 4 (5.41%) CCNP
4 4 (5.41%) CESG Certified Professional
4 4 (5.41%) Cisco Certification
4 4 (5.41%) CISM
4 4 (5.41%) CISSP
4 4 (5.41%) SANS
5 3 (4.05%) CTC Cleared
5 3 (4.05%) MCP
5 3 (4.05%) MCSA
5 3 (4.05%) MCSE
5 3 (4.05%) Microsoft Certification
6 2 (2.70%) ISTQB
6 2 (2.70%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
6 2 (2.70%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
7 1 (1.35%) CHECK Team Member
7 1 (1.35%) CREST Certified
7 1 (1.35%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (12.16%) QA
2 7 (9.46%) GDPR
2 7 (9.46%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 4 (5.41%) PCI DSS
4 3 (4.05%) Data Quality
4 3 (4.05%) ISO 9001
5 1 (1.35%) P3O
5 1 (1.35%) PMO
5 1 (1.35%) SLA
System Software
1 8 (10.81%) Active Directory
2 2 (2.70%) Docker
3 1 (1.35%) Apache ZooKeeper
3 1 (1.35%) Hyper-V
3 1 (1.35%) Snort
Systems Management
1 3 (4.05%) Host Intrusion Detection System
2 2 (2.70%) Kubernetes
2 2 (2.70%) SCCM
3 1 (1.35%) Ansible
3 1 (1.35%) Docker Swarm
3 1 (1.35%) Opscode Chef
3 1 (1.35%) Puppet
3 1 (1.35%) Terraform
Vendors
1 18 (24.32%) Oracle
2 11 (14.86%) Microsoft
3 6 (8.11%) Informatica
4 5 (6.76%) Ab Initio
5 4 (5.41%) HP
5 4 (5.41%) IBM
6 3 (4.05%) Capita
6 3 (4.05%) Citrix
6 3 (4.05%) Dell
6 3 (4.05%) SAP
7 2 (2.70%) Cisco
7 2 (2.70%) Hyperion
8 1 (1.35%) Arista
8 1 (1.35%) Cloudera
8 1 (1.35%) Extreme Networks
8 1 (1.35%) FireEye
8 1 (1.35%) Google
8 1 (1.35%) Hortonworks
8 1 (1.35%) Talend
8 1 (1.35%) Virgin Media