Period
to 19 October 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 19 October 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Security Check (SC) Clearance
South London > Croydon
6 months to
19 Oct 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 17 38 47
Rank change year-on-year +21 +9 +12
Permanent jobs citing SC Cleared 50 13 14
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Croydon 9.77% 3.78% 3.29%
As % of the Qualifications category 33.11% 11.21% 12.07%
Number of salaries quoted 33 4 13
Croydon median annual salary £65,000 £60,000 £57,604
Median salary % change year-on-year +8.33% +4.16% +33.96%
10th Percentile £22,500 £45,500 £33,610
90th Percentile £77,500 £69,502 £67,250
South London median annual salary £65,000 £65,637 £37,500
% change year-on-year -0.97% +75.03% -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 151 116 116
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Croydon 29.49% 33.72% 27.29%
Number of salaries quoted 112 99 110
Croydon median annual salary £47,500 £50,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -5.00% +5.26% +35.71%
10th Percentile £21,525 £25,000 £22,625
90th Percentile £74,875 £60,151 £80,000
South London median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year +5.88% -5.56% +2.27%

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 19 October 2018.

Salary histogram for SC Cleared in Croydon

For the 6 months to 19 October 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 50 (100.00%) Security Cleared
2 26 (52.00%) Agile Software Development
3 23 (46.00%) DevOps
4 17 (34.00%) Java
5 13 (26.00%) ITIL
6 12 (24.00%) Amazon AWS
7 10 (20.00%) Open Source
7 10 (20.00%) Jenkins
7 10 (20.00%) Problem-Solving
7 10 (20.00%) JIRA
8 9 (18.00%) Test Automation
8 9 (18.00%) Analytical Skills
9 8 (16.00%) Kubernetes
9 8 (16.00%) Windows 10
9 8 (16.00%) Windows
9 8 (16.00%) Continuous Integration
9 8 (16.00%) Scrum
10 7 (14.00%) Smartphone
10 7 (14.00%) Dell
10 7 (14.00%) Break/Fix
10 7 (14.00%) User Stories
10 7 (14.00%) Docker
11 6 (12.00%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
11 6 (12.00%) Presales
11 6 (12.00%) Driving Licence
11 6 (12.00%) Python
11 6 (12.00%) MySQL
11 6 (12.00%) Web Services
11 6 (12.00%) XML
11 6 (12.00%) PostgreSQL

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 (10.00%) Confluence
2 4 (8.00%) Oracle SOA Suite
3 1 (2.00%) Adobe Experience Manager
3 1 (2.00%) CMS
3 1 (2.00%) Mule
3 1 (2.00%) SharePoint
3 1 (2.00%) Tomcat
Applications
1 2 (4.00%) Microsoft Excel
1 2 (4.00%) Microsoft Office
1 2 (4.00%) Microsoft Project
Cloud Services
1 12 (24.00%) Amazon AWS
2 3 (6.00%) Cloud Computing
3 2 (4.00%) Amazon S3
4 1 (2.00%) Amazon EC2
4 1 (2.00%) Amazon ELB
4 1 (2.00%) GitHub
4 1 (2.00%) Office 365
4 1 (2.00%) Route 53
4 1 (2.00%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (6.00%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (12.00%) MySQL
1 6 (12.00%) PostgreSQL
2 4 (8.00%) Big Data
2 4 (8.00%) Hadoop
2 4 (8.00%) Relational Database
3 3 (6.00%) NoSQL
3 3 (6.00%) RDBMS
3 3 (6.00%) Redis
4 1 (2.00%) Amazon RDS
4 1 (2.00%) Oracle Database
4 1 (2.00%) SQL Server
4 1 (2.00%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 10 (20.00%) Jenkins
1 10 (20.00%) JIRA
2 5 (10.00%) Maven
3 4 (8.00%) Git (software)
4 2 (4.00%) SonarQube
5 1 (2.00%) Atlassian Bamboo
5 1 (2.00%) Cucumber
5 1 (2.00%) Hudson
5 1 (2.00%) JMeter
5 1 (2.00%) JUnit
5 1 (2.00%) NUnit
5 1 (2.00%) Selenium
5 1 (2.00%) SoapUI
General
1 3 (6.00%) Finance
1 3 (6.00%) Games
1 3 (6.00%) Retail
2 1 (2.00%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 9 (18.00%) Developer
2 8 (16.00%) Desktop Support
2 8 (16.00%) DevOps Engineer
3 6 (12.00%) Analyst
3 6 (12.00%) Desktop Analyst
3 6 (12.00%) Desktop Support Analyst
3 6 (12.00%) Support Analyst
4 5 (10.00%) Architect
4 5 (10.00%) Incident Manager
4 5 (10.00%) Project Manager
4 5 (10.00%) SC Cleared Project Manager
4 5 (10.00%) Technical Manager
4 5 (10.00%) Technical Project Manager
5 4 (8.00%) Java Developer
5 4 (8.00%) Test Manager
6 3 (6.00%) Scrum Master
6 3 (6.00%) Senior DevOps
6 3 (6.00%) Senior DevOps Engineer
6 3 (6.00%) SEO Manager
6 3 (6.00%) Technical Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (12.00%) Web Services
1 6 (12.00%) XML
2 4 (8.00%) AngularJS
2 4 (8.00%) Node.js
3 3 (6.00%) Apache Camel
3 3 (6.00%) Elastic Stack
3 3 (6.00%) Kafka
3 3 (6.00%) LDAP
3 3 (6.00%) Memcached
3 3 (6.00%) Middleware
3 3 (6.00%) REST
3 3 (6.00%) YAML
4 2 (4.00%) SOAP
4 2 (4.00%) Spring
5 1 (2.00%) Java EE
5 1 (2.00%) JAX-WS
5 1 (2.00%) jQuery
5 1 (2.00%) JSON
5 1 (2.00%) React
5 1 (2.00%) Velocity
Miscellaneous
1 9 (18.00%) Analytical Skills
2 7 (14.00%) Smartphone
3 6 (12.00%) Driving Licence
4 3 (6.00%) Mobile App
5 1 (2.00%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 8 (16.00%) Windows
1 8 (16.00%) Windows 10
2 5 (10.00%) Linux
3 3 (6.00%) VMS
4 1 (2.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 26 (52.00%) Agile Software Development
2 23 (46.00%) DevOps
3 13 (26.00%) ITIL
4 10 (20.00%) Open Source
4 10 (20.00%) Problem-Solving
5 9 (18.00%) Test Automation
6 8 (16.00%) Continuous Integration
6 8 (16.00%) Scrum
7 7 (14.00%) Break/Fix
7 7 (14.00%) User Stories
8 6 (12.00%) Presales
9 5 (10.00%) Continuous Improvement
9 5 (10.00%) Incident Management
9 5 (10.00%) ITIL V3
9 5 (10.00%) Service Management
10 4 (8.00%) Mentoring
10 4 (8.00%) Project Management
10 4 (8.00%) SOA
10 4 (8.00%) TDD
10 4 (8.00%) UML
Programming Languages
1 17 (34.00%) Java
2 6 (12.00%) Python
3 3 (6.00%) Bash Shell
3 3 (6.00%) Java 8
3 3 (6.00%) JavaScript
3 3 (6.00%) SQL
4 2 (4.00%) Groovy
5 1 (2.00%) C#
5 1 (2.00%) C++
5 1 (2.00%) Scala
5 1 (2.00%) XPath
5 1 (2.00%) XQuery
Qualifications
1 50 (100.00%) Security Cleared
2 6 (12.00%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
3 3 (6.00%) Degree
3 3 (6.00%) Master's Degree
3 3 (6.00%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
4 1 (2.00%) AWS Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (8.00%) QA
2 3 (6.00%) Data Quality
3 1 (2.00%) SLA
System Software
1 7 (14.00%) Docker
Systems Management
1 8 (16.00%) Kubernetes
2 4 (8.00%) Puppet
2 4 (8.00%) Terraform
3 3 (6.00%) Ansible
3 3 (6.00%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 7 (14.00%) Dell
2 4 (8.00%) Oracle
3 3 (6.00%) Google
4 2 (4.00%) Microsoft
4 2 (4.00%) ServiceNow
5 1 (2.00%) Adobe