Period
to 21 September 2019

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 21 September 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Security Clearance
Central London > City of London
6 months to
21 Sep 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 231 273 244
Rank change year-on-year +42 -29 +19
Permanent jobs citing Security Cleared 87 83 90
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the City of London 0.87% 0.75% 0.89%
As % of the Qualifications category 4.82% 3.52% 3.81%
Number of salaries quoted 73 59 65
City of London median annual salary £62,500 £60,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.17% +50.00% -31.91%
10th Percentile £30,350 £41,000 £26,750
90th Percentile £88,750 £76,250 £69,500
Central London median annual salary £52,500 £55,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year -5.41% +30.59% -26.09%

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 1,806 2,361 2,365
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the City of London 18.01% 21.38% 23.28%
Number of salaries quoted 1,521 2,062 2,087
City of London median annual salary £62,500 £62,500 £57,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +8.70% +4.55%
10th Percentile £29,000 £32,500 £29,750
90th Percentile £97,500 £92,500 £87,500
Central London median annual salary £62,500 £60,000 £55,000
% change year-on-year +4.17% +9.09% -

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 21 September 2019.

Salary histogram for Security Cleared in the City of London

Security 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 Security Cleared within the City of London region over the 6 months to 21 September 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 -
Security Cleared
Central London

For the 6 months to 21 September 2019, 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 29 (33.33%) SC Cleared
2 20 (22.99%) IBM
2 20 (22.99%) Agile Software Development
3 19 (21.84%) Linux
4 18 (20.69%) Oracle
4 18 (20.69%) Finance
4 18 (20.69%) Information Governance
4 18 (20.69%) GDPR
5 17 (19.54%) Docker
6 14 (16.09%) ETL
7 13 (14.94%) SAP
7 13 (14.94%) Data Quality
8 12 (13.79%) DV Cleared
9 11 (12.64%) Data Analysis
9 11 (12.64%) Azure
9 11 (12.64%) Quality Management
9 11 (12.64%) SQL
9 11 (12.64%) Data Modelling
10 10 (11.49%) Windows
10 10 (11.49%) SQL Server
10 10 (11.49%) AWS
10 10 (11.49%) Stakeholder Engagement
10 10 (11.49%) Public Sector
11 9 (10.34%) Analytics
11 9 (10.34%) Local Government
11 9 (10.34%) Stakeholder Management
11 9 (10.34%) Firewall
11 9 (10.34%) Python
11 9 (10.34%) Data Warehouse
11 9 (10.34%) 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 5 (5.75%) Documentum
1 5 (5.75%) SharePoint
2 4 (4.60%) Apache
2 4 (4.60%) nginx
3 3 (3.45%) Confluence
4 2 (2.30%) Apache Spark
Applications
1 3 (3.45%) AutoCAD
2 2 (2.30%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 3 (3.45%) Oracle ERP
2 1 (1.15%) HFM
2 1 (1.15%) Hyperion Planning
2 1 (1.15%) Oracle EBS
Cloud Services
1 11 (12.64%) Azure
2 10 (11.49%) AWS
3 5 (5.75%) AWS CloudFormation
4 4 (4.60%) OpenShift
5 3 (3.45%) Office 365
5 3 (3.45%) Slack
6 2 (2.30%) GCP
7 1 (1.15%) Amazon ECS
7 1 (1.15%) IBM Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 9 (10.34%) Firewall
2 5 (5.75%) Broadband
2 5 (5.75%) ISDN
2 5 (5.75%) Network Security
2 5 (5.75%) TCP/IP
2 5 (5.75%) VPN
2 5 (5.75%) WAN
3 2 (2.30%) DAB
4 1 (1.15%) BGP
4 1 (1.15%) Cisco ASA
4 1 (1.15%) DNS
4 1 (1.15%) EIGRP
4 1 (1.15%) GLBP
4 1 (1.15%) HSRP
4 1 (1.15%) MPLS
4 1 (1.15%) RSVP
4 1 (1.15%) SAN
4 1 (1.15%) SNMP
4 1 (1.15%) SSL
4 1 (1.15%) VRRP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (11.49%) SQL Server
2 9 (10.34%) Data Warehouse
3 6 (6.90%) PostgreSQL
3 6 (6.90%) Relational Database
4 5 (5.75%) RDBMS
5 4 (4.60%) MySQL
6 2 (2.30%) Hadoop
7 1 (1.15%) Apache Cassandra
7 1 (1.15%) Apache Hive
7 1 (1.15%) Big Data
7 1 (1.15%) Cognos Analysis Studio
7 1 (1.15%) Cognos Framework Manager
7 1 (1.15%) Cognos Query Studio
7 1 (1.15%) Cognos Report Studio
7 1 (1.15%) DataStage
7 1 (1.15%) DecisionStream
7 1 (1.15%) Essbase
7 1 (1.15%) HBase
7 1 (1.15%) NoSQL
7 1 (1.15%) Oracle Smart View
Development Applications
1 4 (4.60%) Jenkins
2 3 (3.45%) Atlassian Bamboo
2 3 (3.45%) Bitbucket
2 3 (3.45%) GoCD
2 3 (3.45%) JIRA
2 3 (3.45%) JMeter
2 3 (3.45%) Selenium
3 1 (1.15%) Git (software)
General
1 18 (20.69%) Finance
2 10 (11.49%) Public Sector
3 9 (10.34%) Local Government
4 7 (8.05%) Law
5 6 (6.90%) Police
6 4 (4.60%) Fire and Rescue
7 3 (3.45%) Advertising
7 3 (3.45%) Marketing
7 3 (3.45%) Telecoms
8 1 (1.15%) Banking
8 1 (1.15%) Games
8 1 (1.15%) Retail
Job Titles
1 16 (18.39%) Analyst
2 13 (14.94%) Developer
3 10 (11.49%) Consultant
4 8 (9.20%) Software Developer
5 7 (8.05%) Architect
6 6 (6.90%) Data Analyst
6 6 (6.90%) Linux Engineer
7 5 (5.75%) Data Consultant
7 5 (5.75%) Data Migration Consultant
7 5 (5.75%) Migration Consultant
7 5 (5.75%) Network Analyst
7 5 (5.75%) Solutions Architect
8 4 (4.60%) Business Analyst
8 4 (4.60%) DevOps Engineer
8 4 (4.60%) Engineering Manager
8 4 (4.60%) Linux Systems Engineer
8 4 (4.60%) Systems Engineer
9 3 (3.45%) AutoCAD Technician
9 3 (3.45%) CAD Technician
9 3 (3.45%) Cloud Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (4.60%) JSON
1 4 (4.60%) LAMP
1 4 (4.60%) LAPP Stack
1 4 (4.60%) LEMP Stack
1 4 (4.60%) Spring
2 3 (3.45%) .NET
2 3 (3.45%) CSS
2 3 (3.45%) HTML
3 2 (2.30%) AngularJS
3 2 (2.30%) React
3 2 (2.30%) RESTful
4 1 (1.15%) Ajax
4 1 (1.15%) ASP.NET Web API
4 1 (1.15%) CSS3
4 1 (1.15%) HTML5
4 1 (1.15%) Kafka
4 1 (1.15%) Node.js
4 1 (1.15%) REST
4 1 (1.15%) Samza
4 1 (1.15%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 7 (8.05%) Hybrid Cloud
2 5 (5.75%) Public Cloud
3 4 (4.60%) Analytical Skills
3 4 (4.60%) Management Information System
4 3 (3.45%) PKI
5 2 (2.30%) Greenfield Project
6 1 (1.15%) Data Centre
6 1 (1.15%) Fibre Optics
6 1 (1.15%) Security Operations Centre
6 1 (1.15%) Self-Motivation
Operating Systems
1 19 (21.84%) Linux
2 10 (11.49%) Windows
3 5 (5.75%) Windows Server
4 4 (4.60%) Ubuntu
5 2 (2.30%) Android
5 2 (2.30%) Apple iOS
5 2 (2.30%) Solaris
6 1 (1.15%) Unix
6 1 (1.15%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (22.99%) Agile Software Development
2 18 (20.69%) Information Governance
3 14 (16.09%) ETL
4 11 (12.64%) Data Analysis
4 11 (12.64%) Data Modelling
4 11 (12.64%) Quality Management
5 10 (11.49%) Stakeholder Engagement
6 9 (10.34%) Analytics
6 9 (10.34%) Stakeholder Management
7 8 (9.20%) DevOps
7 8 (9.20%) Master Data Management
7 8 (9.20%) Migration
8 7 (8.05%) Configuration Management
8 7 (8.05%) Cybersecurity
8 7 (8.05%) Project Delivery
8 7 (8.05%) Test Automation
9 6 (6.90%) Change Control
9 6 (6.90%) Microservices
9 6 (6.90%) Network Monitoring
9 6 (6.90%) Problem-Solving
Programming Languages
1 11 (12.64%) SQL
2 9 (10.34%) Python
3 8 (9.20%) JavaScript
4 7 (8.05%) Bash Shell
4 7 (8.05%) C++
4 7 (8.05%) Java
4 7 (8.05%) Objective-C
5 4 (4.60%) PowerShell
6 3 (3.45%) C#
6 3 (3.45%) Ruby
7 2 (2.30%) ANSI SQL
7 2 (2.30%) Go
8 1 (1.15%) C
8 1 (1.15%) Java 8
Qualifications
1 29 (33.33%) SC Cleared
2 12 (13.79%) DV Cleared
3 7 (8.05%) Degree
4 6 (6.90%) CISM
4 6 (6.90%) CISSP
5 4 (4.60%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
6 3 (3.45%) CCNP
6 3 (3.45%) CEH
6 3 (3.45%) CESG Certified Professional
6 3 (3.45%) Cisco Certification
6 3 (3.45%) ISO 27001 Lead Implementer
6 3 (3.45%) SANS
7 2 (2.30%) AWS Certification
7 2 (2.30%) ISTQB
7 2 (2.30%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
8 1 (1.15%) APMG
8 1 (1.15%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 18 (20.69%) GDPR
2 13 (14.94%) Data Quality
3 5 (5.75%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 3 (3.45%) ISO 9001
4 3 (3.45%) NIST
4 3 (3.45%) NIST 800
4 3 (3.45%) QA
5 2 (2.30%) P3O
5 2 (2.30%) PMO
6 1 (1.15%) SLA
System Software
1 17 (19.54%) Docker
2 4 (4.60%) KVM
3 2 (2.30%) Hyper-V
3 2 (2.30%) Virtual Machines
4 1 (1.15%) Active Directory
4 1 (1.15%) Microsoft Virtual Server
4 1 (1.15%) Virtual Servers
4 1 (1.15%) VMware ESXi
4 1 (1.15%) VMware Infrastructure
4 1 (1.15%) VMware NSX
Systems Management
1 5 (5.75%) Kubernetes
2 4 (4.60%) Ansible
2 4 (4.60%) Prometheus
2 4 (4.60%) Puppet
2 4 (4.60%) Terraform
3 3 (3.45%) HP SiteScope
3 3 (3.45%) Nagios
3 3 (3.45%) Packer
3 3 (3.45%) ZABBIX
4 1 (1.15%) Docker Swarm
4 1 (1.15%) Opscode Chef
4 1 (1.15%) SCCM
4 1 (1.15%) SolarWinds Orion
4 1 (1.15%) Tivoli
4 1 (1.15%) Tivoli Storage Manager
4 1 (1.15%) vCenter Server
4 1 (1.15%) WSUS
Vendors
1 20 (22.99%) IBM
2 18 (20.69%) Oracle
3 13 (14.94%) SAP
4 9 (10.34%) Microsoft
5 8 (9.20%) Capita
6 5 (5.75%) OpenText
7 4 (4.60%) Red Hat
8 3 (3.45%) CA
8 3 (3.45%) Perforce
8 3 (3.45%) SaltStack
9 2 (2.30%) AlienVault
9 2 (2.30%) Cisco
9 2 (2.30%) Dynatrace
9 2 (2.30%) Hyperion
9 2 (2.30%) Juniper
9 2 (2.30%) SolarWinds
10 1 (1.15%) Cognos
10 1 (1.15%) HP
10 1 (1.15%) Informatica
10 1 (1.15%) VMware