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 3 months to 28 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Security Clearance
London / City of London
3 months to
28 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 158 187 163
Rank change year-on-year +29 -24  
Permanent jobs citing Security Cleared 69 68 162
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the City of London 1.34% 1.07% 1.59%
As % of the Qualifications category 5.51% 4.62% 6.52%
Number of salaries quoted 47 54 143
Median salary £38,500 £51,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -24.50% +2.00%  
90% offered a salary of more than £29,300 £40,000 £37,600
10% offered a salary of more than £63,500 £75,000 £67,500
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000

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 academic qualifications and professional certifications cited in permanent job vacancies advertised in the City of London.

Academic & Professional Certification
City of London
Permanent job vacancies requiring academic qualifications or professional certifications 1252 1472 2484
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the City of London 24.36% 23.10% 24.42%
Number of salaries quoted 1088 1303 2133
Median salary £55,000 £55,000 £55,000
90% offered a salary of more than £30,100 £33,500 £31,500
10% offered a salary of more than £77,500 £75,000 £80,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £41,500
% change year-on-year - +2.40%  

Security Cleared
Job Vacancy Trend in the City of London

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in the City of London citing Security Cleared as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the Qualifications category.

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 3 months to 28 June 2017.

Salary histogram for Security Cleared in the City of London

For the 6 months to 28 June 2017, IT jobs citing Security Cleared also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the City of London region with a requirement for Security Cleared.

1 52 (43.33%) Linux
2 47 (39.17%) SC Cleared
3 38 (31.67%) DV Cleared
3 38 (31.67%) Windows
4 35 (29.17%) Agile Software Development
5 33 (27.50%) Java
6 30 (25.00%) Continuous Integration
7 25 (20.83%) Python
8 24 (20.00%) Degree
8 24 (20.00%) Jenkins
9 23 (19.17%) SQL
10 22 (18.33%) ITIL
11 20 (16.67%) HTML
11 20 (16.67%) Selenium
12 19 (15.83%) Open Source
12 19 (15.83%) Scrum
13 18 (15.00%) Firewall
14 17 (14.17%) Unix
15 16 (13.33%) DevOps
15 16 (13.33%) Test Automation
15 16 (13.33%) Ruby
16 15 (12.50%) Red Hat
16 15 (12.50%) JBoss
17 14 (11.67%) WebLogic
17 14 (11.67%) Bash Shell
17 14 (11.67%) Atlassian Bamboo
17 14 (11.67%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
17 14 (11.67%) Cybersecurity
18 13 (10.83%) Relational Database
18 13 (10.83%) Microsoft

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 15 (12.50%) JBoss
2 14 (11.67%) WebLogic
3 8 (6.67%) Tomcat
4 7 (5.83%) Apache Spark
5 5 (4.17%) Alfresco
5 5 (4.17%) Apache
5 5 (4.17%) SharePoint
5 5 (4.17%) WebSphere
5 5 (4.17%) WebSphere Application Server
6 3 (2.50%) Apache Solr
6 3 (2.50%) MS Exchange
7 2 (1.67%) FileNet
8 1 (0.83%) Apache ServiceMix
8 1 (0.83%) BizTalk Server
8 1 (0.83%) Confluence
8 1 (0.83%) Exchange Server 2010
8 1 (0.83%) IIS
8 1 (0.83%) OpenStack
8 1 (0.83%) SAS
8 1 (0.83%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 2 (1.67%) Microsoft Excel
1 2 (1.67%) Microsoft Office
1 2 (1.67%) Microsoft PowerPoint
2 1 (0.83%) MS Visio
2 1 (0.83%) Spreadsheet
2 1 (0.83%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 2 (1.67%) Dynamics CRM
1 2 (1.67%) iTrent
1 2 (1.67%) ResourceLink
2 1 (0.83%) Remedy AR System
2 1 (0.83%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 7 (5.83%) SaaS
2 4 (3.33%) IaaS
2 4 (3.33%) PaaS
3 3 (2.50%) Amazon AWS
3 3 (2.50%) G Suite
4 2 (1.67%) Microsoft Azure
4 2 (1.67%) Office 365
4 2 (1.67%) Oracle Service Cloud
5 1 (0.83%) Amazon EC2
5 1 (0.83%) OpenShift
Communications & Networking
1 18 (15.00%) Firewall
2 11 (9.17%) Network Security
3 9 (7.50%) TCP/IP
4 7 (5.83%) Cisco ASA
4 7 (5.83%) DHCP
4 7 (5.83%) DNS
4 7 (5.83%) HTTP
4 7 (5.83%) VPN
4 7 (5.83%) Wireless
5 6 (5.00%) LAN
6 5 (4.17%) Cisco Wireless
6 5 (4.17%) HTTPS
6 5 (4.17%) IPsec
7 4 (3.33%) Internet
7 4 (3.33%) LDAP
8 2 (1.67%) FTP
8 2 (1.67%) NAS
8 2 (1.67%) SAN
8 2 (1.67%) SSL
8 2 (1.67%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (10.83%) Relational Database
2 10 (8.33%) Hadoop
3 9 (7.50%) Big Data
3 9 (7.50%) SQL Server
4 4 (3.33%) MySQL
5 3 (2.50%) Apache Hive
5 3 (2.50%) MongoDB
5 3 (2.50%) NoSQL
5 3 (2.50%) RDBMS
5 3 (2.50%) Sqoop
6 1 (0.83%) Data Mining
6 1 (0.83%) Oracle Database
6 1 (0.83%) SAS EBI
6 1 (0.83%) SQL Server 2008
6 1 (0.83%) SQL Server 2016
Development Applications
1 24 (20.00%) Jenkins
2 20 (16.67%) Selenium
3 14 (11.67%) Atlassian Bamboo
4 12 (10.00%) Cucumber
5 10 (8.33%) Gatling
5 10 (8.33%) Git (software)
6 9 (7.50%) JIRA
7 7 (5.83%) Maven
8 5 (4.17%) Artifactory
9 4 (3.33%) Subversion
10 3 (2.50%) Axure RP
11 2 (1.67%) Burp Suite
11 2 (1.67%) JUnit
11 2 (1.67%) Metasploit
12 1 (0.83%) DbUnit
12 1 (0.83%) Eclipse
12 1 (0.83%) IntelliJ
12 1 (0.83%) JMeter
12 1 (0.83%) jMock
12 1 (0.83%) SonarQube
General
1 8 (6.67%) Telecoms
2 5 (4.17%) Finance
3 3 (2.50%) Advertising
3 3 (2.50%) Manufacturing
4 2 (1.67%) Back Office
4 2 (1.67%) Military
5 1 (0.83%) Law
5 1 (0.83%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 19 (15.83%) Support Engineer
2 17 (14.17%) IT Engineer
3 16 (13.33%) Analyst
4 12 (10.00%) IT Support
4 12 (10.00%) IT Support Engineer
5 11 (9.17%) Developer
5 11 (9.17%) Test Automation Engineer
5 11 (9.17%) Test Engineer
6 10 (8.33%) Applications Support
7 7 (5.83%) Applications Engineer
7 7 (5.83%) Applications Support Engineer
7 7 (5.83%) Automation Test Lead
7 7 (5.83%) Test Leader
8 6 (5.00%) Field Engineer
8 6 (5.00%) Java Developer
8 6 (5.00%) Tester
9 5 (4.17%) Administrator
9 5 (4.17%) Penetration Tester
9 5 (4.17%) Security Analyst
9 5 (4.17%) Security Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 20 (16.67%) HTML
2 10 (8.33%) CSS
3 9 (7.50%) J2EE
3 9 (7.50%) Web Services
4 8 (6.67%) AngularJS
4 8 (6.67%) jQuery
4 8 (6.67%) JSON
5 6 (5.00%) RESTful
5 6 (5.00%) Spring
6 5 (4.17%) Gherkin
6 5 (4.17%) Hibernate
6 5 (4.17%) Spring Security
6 5 (4.17%) XHTML
7 3 (2.50%) Ajax
7 3 (2.50%) CSS3
7 3 (2.50%) HTML5
7 3 (2.50%) KnockoutJS
7 3 (2.50%) LESS
7 3 (2.50%) RequireJS
8 2 (1.67%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 11 (9.17%) Analytical Skills
2 7 (5.83%) Linux Command Line
3 5 (4.17%) Computer Science
3 5 (4.17%) PKI
4 4 (3.33%) Management Information System
5 3 (2.50%) Blackberry
5 3 (2.50%) CESG
5 3 (2.50%) Data Centre
5 3 (2.50%) iPhone
5 3 (2.50%) User Experience
6 2 (1.67%) Celerra
6 2 (1.67%) Cyberthreat
6 2 (1.67%) Driving Licence
6 2 (1.67%) EMC VNX
6 2 (1.67%) Fat Client
6 2 (1.67%) Replication
6 2 (1.67%) Security Operations Centre
6 2 (1.67%) Smartphone
6 2 (1.67%) Thin Client
6 2 (1.67%) Wiki
Operating Systems
1 52 (43.33%) Linux
2 38 (31.67%) Windows
3 17 (14.17%) Unix
4 14 (11.67%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 9 (7.50%) CentOS
6 7 (5.83%) Debian
6 7 (5.83%) Ubuntu
7 5 (4.17%) Android
7 5 (4.17%) Kali Linux
7 5 (4.17%) Mac OS X
7 5 (4.17%) Windows 7
8 4 (3.33%) Solaris
9 3 (2.50%) Windows 8
9 3 (2.50%) Windows Server
10 2 (1.67%) Apple iOS
10 2 (1.67%) Data ONTAP
10 2 (1.67%) Windows 10
10 2 (1.67%) Windows Server 2012
11 1 (0.83%) VMS
Processes & Methodologies
1 35 (29.17%) Agile Software Development
2 30 (25.00%) Continuous Integration
3 22 (18.33%) ITIL
4 19 (15.83%) Open Source
4 19 (15.83%) Scrum
5 16 (13.33%) DevOps
5 16 (13.33%) Test Automation
6 14 (11.67%) Cybersecurity
7 13 (10.83%) Configuration Management
8 12 (10.00%) Project Management
9 11 (9.17%) Service Delivery
10 10 (8.33%) Document Management
10 10 (8.33%) SDLC
10 10 (8.33%) Test Scripting
10 10 (8.33%) User Acceptance Testing
11 9 (7.50%) Microservices
11 9 (7.50%) Service Management
11 9 (7.50%) SIEM
11 9 (7.50%) Vulnerability Management
12 7 (5.83%) PRINCE2
Programming Languages
1 33 (27.50%) Java
2 25 (20.83%) Python
3 23 (19.17%) SQL
4 16 (13.33%) Ruby
5 14 (11.67%) Bash Shell
6 12 (10.00%) Shell Script
7 11 (9.17%) JavaScript
8 10 (8.33%) C
9 5 (4.17%) C-shell
9 5 (4.17%) Korn
10 3 (2.50%) PHP
11 1 (0.83%) C#
11 1 (0.83%) C++
11 1 (0.83%) MATLAB
11 1 (0.83%) PowerShell
11 1 (0.83%) R
Qualifications
1 47 (39.17%) SC Cleared
2 38 (31.67%) DV Cleared
3 24 (20.00%) Degree
4 11 (9.17%) ISEB
4 11 (9.17%) ISTQB
5 10 (8.33%) CISSP
6 9 (7.50%) SANS
7 7 (5.83%) GIAC
8 6 (5.00%) CREST Certified
8 6 (5.00%) CTC Cleared
9 5 (4.17%) CEH
9 5 (4.17%) Cisco Certification
9 5 (4.17%) Linux+ Certification
9 5 (4.17%) LPIC
9 5 (4.17%) RHCA
9 5 (4.17%) RHCE
9 5 (4.17%) RHCSA
10 4 (3.33%) CCNA
10 4 (3.33%) CHECK Team Leader
10 4 (3.33%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (8.33%) SLA
2 7 (5.83%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 7 (5.83%) PCI DSS
3 5 (4.17%) QA
4 1 (0.83%) HMG Security Policy Framework
4 1 (0.83%) ISO 22301
4 1 (0.83%) JSP 440
System Software
1 11 (9.17%) Active Directory
2 10 (8.33%) Virtual Machines
3 8 (6.67%) VMware Infrastructure
4 5 (4.17%) pfSense
4 5 (4.17%) VMware ESXi
5 4 (3.33%) iptables
5 4 (3.33%) vSphere
6 3 (2.50%) Apache Flume
7 2 (1.67%) DFS Replication
7 2 (1.67%) EMC RecoverPoint
7 2 (1.67%) NFS
8 1 (0.83%) Docker
Systems Management
1 9 (7.50%) Puppet
2 5 (4.17%) FortiGate
2 5 (4.17%) SCCM
3 4 (3.33%) Norton AntiVirus
4 2 (1.67%) Ansible
4 2 (1.67%) HP Data Protector
4 2 (1.67%) Nessus
4 2 (1.67%) NetBackup
4 2 (1.67%) Oracle RMAN
4 2 (1.67%) Red Hat Satellite
4 2 (1.67%) SnapMirror
4 2 (1.67%) SnapVault
4 2 (1.67%) WSUS
5 1 (0.83%) Kubernetes
5 1 (0.83%) Opscode Chef
5 1 (0.83%) PowerCLI
5 1 (0.83%) vCenter Server
5 1 (0.83%) vMotion
Vendors
1 15 (12.50%) Red Hat
2 13 (10.83%) Microsoft
3 10 (8.33%) VMware
4 8 (6.67%) Cisco
5 7 (5.83%) Juniper
5 7 (5.83%) Oracle
5 7 (5.83%) Sun
5 7 (5.83%) Symantec
6 6 (5.00%) CheckPoint
6 6 (5.00%) HP
7 5 (4.17%) Aruba
7 5 (4.17%) Extreme Networks
7 5 (4.17%) F5
7 5 (4.17%) Fortinet
7 5 (4.17%) Palo Alto
7 5 (4.17%) SonicWALL
7 5 (4.17%) WatchGuard
8 4 (3.33%) Apple
8 4 (3.33%) Atlassian
9 3 (2.50%) Capita
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