Period
to 12 December 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Croydon with a requirement for SC Cleared qualifications. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered over the 6 months to 12 December 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Security Check (SC) Clearance
South London > Croydon
6 months to
12 Dec 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 19 27 42
Rank change year-on-year +8 +15 +20
Permanent jobs citing SC Cleared 60 27 19
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Croydon 10.33% 7.71% 4.53%
As % of the Qualifications category 33.15% 24.32% 15.57%
Number of salaries quoted 42 11 17
Croydon median annual salary £65,000 £55,000 £57,604
Median salary % change year-on-year +18.18% -4.52% +33.96%
10th Percentile £41,911 £22,500 £33,680
90th Percentile £77,500 £83,750 £67,250
South London median annual salary £65,000 £65,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year - +73.33% -12.79%

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 Croydon with a requirement for academic qualifications or professional certifications.

All Academic and Professional Certifications
Croydon
Permanent vacancies requiring academic qualifications or professional certifications 181 111 122
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Croydon 31.15% 31.71% 29.12%
Number of salaries quoted 134 86 116
Croydon median annual salary £55,000 £42,283 £45,750
Median salary % change year-on-year +30.08% -7.58% +10.24%
10th Percentile £21,325 £25,000 £24,000
90th Percentile £73,750 £67,500 £73,750
South London median annual salary £49,000 £42,283 £45,000
% change year-on-year +15.89% -6.04% -

SC Cleared
Job Vacancy Trend in Croydon

Job postings citing SC Cleared as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Croydon.

Job vacancy trend for SC Cleared in Croydon

SC Cleared
Salary Trend in Croydon

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing SC Cleared in Croydon.

Salary trend for SC Cleared in Croydon

SC Cleared
Salary Histogram in Croydon

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing SC Cleared in Croydon over the 6 months to 12 December 2018.

Salary histogram for SC Cleared in Croydon

For the 6 months to 12 December 2018, 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 Croydon region with a requirement for SC Cleared.

1 60 (100.00%) Security Cleared
2 42 (70.00%) Agile Software Development
3 32 (53.33%) DevOps
4 26 (43.33%) Java
5 25 (41.67%) Open Source
6 20 (33.33%) Amazon AWS
7 17 (28.33%) Kubernetes
7 17 (28.33%) Test Automation
8 16 (26.67%) QA
8 16 (26.67%) User Stories
9 15 (25.00%) Terraform
10 14 (23.33%) Technical Leadership
10 14 (23.33%) Jenkins
11 13 (21.67%) REST
11 13 (21.67%) Continuous Integration
12 11 (18.33%) ITIL
12 11 (18.33%) Docker
13 10 (16.67%) Node.js
13 10 (16.67%) LDAP
13 10 (16.67%) VMS
13 10 (16.67%) Cloud Computing
13 10 (16.67%) Data Protection
13 10 (16.67%) Maven
14 9 (15.00%) Scrum
14 9 (15.00%) Selenium
14 9 (15.00%) Cucumber
14 9 (15.00%) Apache Camel
14 9 (15.00%) Functional Testing
15 8 (13.33%) Analytical Skills
15 8 (13.33%) ITIL V3

SC Cleared
Co-occurring IT Skills in Croydon 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 (8.33%) Confluence
2 3 (5.00%) Apache
2 3 (5.00%) Elasticsearch
2 3 (5.00%) Mule
2 3 (5.00%) Oracle SOA Suite
2 3 (5.00%) Tomcat
3 1 (1.67%) nginx
Applications
1 4 (6.67%) Microsoft Excel
2 3 (5.00%) Microsoft Office
3 2 (3.33%) Microsoft Project
3 2 (3.33%) MS Visio
4 1 (1.67%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Cloud Services
1 20 (33.33%) Amazon AWS
2 10 (16.67%) Cloud Computing
3 4 (6.67%) Microsoft Azure
4 3 (5.00%) npm
5 2 (3.33%) GitHub
6 1 (1.67%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 3 (5.00%) Firewall
1 3 (5.00%) OpenVPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (10.00%) PostgreSQL
1 6 (10.00%) Redis
2 5 (8.33%) MySQL
2 5 (8.33%) NoSQL
3 4 (6.67%) Big Data
3 4 (6.67%) Hadoop
3 4 (6.67%) Relational Database
4 3 (5.00%) RDBMS
4 3 (5.00%) SQL Server
4 3 (5.00%) SQL Server 2016
5 1 (1.67%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 14 (23.33%) Jenkins
2 10 (16.67%) Maven
3 9 (15.00%) Cucumber
3 9 (15.00%) Selenium
4 8 (13.33%) JIRA
5 7 (11.67%) Git (software)
6 5 (8.33%) SonarQube
7 4 (6.67%) JUnit
8 3 (5.00%) GitLab
8 3 (5.00%) webpack
9 2 (3.33%) Atlassian Bamboo
9 2 (3.33%) DbUnit
9 2 (3.33%) Hudson
9 2 (3.33%) jMock
9 2 (3.33%) Mockito
10 1 (1.67%) Artifactory
10 1 (1.67%) JMeter
10 1 (1.67%) NeoLoad
10 1 (1.67%) SoapUI
10 1 (1.67%) Zephyr
General
1 6 (10.00%) Law
2 3 (5.00%) Finance
2 3 (5.00%) Games
2 3 (5.00%) Retail
Job Titles
1 15 (25.00%) DevOps Engineer
2 8 (13.33%) Developer
2 8 (13.33%) Java Developer
3 7 (11.67%) Architect
4 5 (8.33%) Test Manager
5 4 (6.67%) Service Manager
5 4 (6.67%) Test Automation Engineer
5 4 (6.67%) Test Engineer
6 3 (5.00%) Applications Manager
6 3 (5.00%) Programme Test Manager
6 3 (5.00%) QA Automation Engineer
6 3 (5.00%) QA Engineer
6 3 (5.00%) QA Test Engineer
6 3 (5.00%) SC Cleared Project Manager
6 3 (5.00%) Scrum Master
6 3 (5.00%) Technical Architect
6 3 (5.00%) Technical Manager
6 3 (5.00%) Technical Project Manager
6 3 (5.00%) Test Programme Manager
6 3 (5.00%) Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (21.67%) REST
2 10 (16.67%) LDAP
2 10 (16.67%) Node.js
3 9 (15.00%) Apache Camel
4 7 (11.67%) Spring
5 6 (10.00%) AngularJS
6 5 (8.33%) Elastic Stack
6 5 (8.33%) SOAP
7 4 (6.67%) Gherkin
7 4 (6.67%) React
7 4 (6.67%) Spring Integration
8 3 (5.00%) JRuby
8 3 (5.00%) Kafka
8 3 (5.00%) Memcached
8 3 (5.00%) Middleware
8 3 (5.00%) RabbitMQ
8 3 (5.00%) Redux
8 3 (5.00%) RESTful
8 3 (5.00%) Spring Boot
8 3 (5.00%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 8 (13.33%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (5.00%) Mobile App
3 2 (3.33%) Public Cloud
4 1 (1.67%) Driving Licence
4 1 (1.67%) Enterprise Software
4 1 (1.67%) Hybrid Cloud
4 1 (1.67%) Smartphone
Operating Systems
1 10 (16.67%) VMS
2 6 (10.00%) Linux
3 2 (3.33%) Windows
3 2 (3.33%) Windows 10
Processes & Methodologies
1 42 (70.00%) Agile Software Development
2 32 (53.33%) DevOps
3 25 (41.67%) Open Source
4 17 (28.33%) Test Automation
5 16 (26.67%) User Stories
6 14 (23.33%) Technical Leadership
7 13 (21.67%) Continuous Integration
8 11 (18.33%) ITIL
9 10 (16.67%) Data Protection
10 9 (15.00%) Functional Testing
10 9 (15.00%) Scrum
11 8 (13.33%) ITIL V3
11 8 (13.33%) Problem-Solving
11 8 (13.33%) TDD
12 7 (11.67%) Decision-Making
13 6 (10.00%) Presales
13 6 (10.00%) Service Delivery
13 6 (10.00%) Software Engineering
14 5 (8.33%) Continuous Improvement
14 5 (8.33%) UML
Programming Languages
1 26 (43.33%) Java
2 8 (13.33%) JavaScript
2 8 (13.33%) Python
3 6 (10.00%) SQL
4 4 (6.67%) Groovy
4 4 (6.67%) Java 8
5 3 (5.00%) Scala
6 2 (3.33%) Bash Shell
6 2 (3.33%) Ruby
7 1 (1.67%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 60 (100.00%) Security Cleared
2 4 (6.67%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
3 2 (3.33%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
4 1 (1.67%) AWS Certification
4 1 (1.67%) Degree
4 1 (1.67%) Six Sigma Green Belt
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 16 (26.67%) QA
2 1 (1.67%) SLA
System Software
1 11 (18.33%) Docker
2 3 (5.00%) Active Directory
2 3 (5.00%) Squid
Systems Management
1 17 (28.33%) Kubernetes
2 15 (25.00%) Terraform
3 5 (8.33%) Ansible
4 2 (3.33%) HP ALM
4 2 (3.33%) Opscode Chef
4 2 (3.33%) Prometheus
4 2 (3.33%) Puppet
5 1 (1.67%) Consul
5 1 (1.67%) Packer
Vendors
1 5 (8.33%) Google
2 3 (5.00%) Microsoft
2 3 (5.00%) Oracle
2 3 (5.00%) ServiceNow
2 3 (5.00%) Splunk
3 2 (3.33%) HP
4 1 (1.67%) Dell