Period
to 20 May 2019

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 20 May 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Security Check (SC) Clearance
South London > Croydon
6 months to
20 May 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 20 10 31
Rank change year-on-year -10 +21 +32
Permanent jobs citing SC Cleared 45 65 30
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Croydon 9.66% 12.97% 7.83%
As % of the Qualifications category 23.56% 38.24% 20.41%
Number of salaries quoted 30 37 10
Croydon median annual salary £62,500 £45,000 £58,802
Median salary % change year-on-year +38.89% -23.47% +256.38%
10th Percentile £48,750 £21,700 £52,175
90th Percentile £78,250 £80,000 £72,500
South London median annual salary £60,000 £45,000 £58,802
% change year-on-year +33.33% -23.47% +68.01%

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 191 170 147
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Croydon 40.99% 33.93% 38.38%
Number of salaries quoted 154 123 111
Croydon median annual salary £46,250 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +2.78% - +5.88%
10th Percentile £21,500 £21,750 £22,750
90th Percentile £69,625 £66,639 £60,000
South London median annual salary £50,000 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +11.11% - +5.88%

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 20 May 2019.

Salary histogram for SC Cleared in Croydon

For the 6 months to 20 May 2019, 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 45 (100.00%) Security Cleared
2 28 (62.22%) Agile Software Development
3 16 (35.56%) DevOps
4 15 (33.33%) Amazon AWS
5 12 (26.67%) Terraform
6 11 (24.44%) Java
7 10 (22.22%) QA
7 10 (22.22%) Open Source
8 9 (20.00%) Continuous Integration
8 9 (20.00%) Kubernetes
9 8 (17.78%) Docker
9 8 (17.78%) User Stories
9 8 (17.78%) Migration
9 8 (17.78%) Technical Leadership
10 7 (15.56%) Linux
10 7 (15.56%) Apache Camel
10 7 (15.56%) Data Protection
10 7 (15.56%) RESTful
11 6 (13.33%) Cloud Computing
11 6 (13.33%) Amazon EC2
11 6 (13.33%) REST
11 6 (13.33%) AngularJS
11 6 (13.33%) PostgreSQL
11 6 (13.33%) Spring
11 6 (13.33%) JIRA
11 6 (13.33%) Bitbucket Server
12 5 (11.11%) Infrastructure as Code
12 5 (11.11%) Problem-Solving
12 5 (11.11%) Maven
12 5 (11.11%) VMS

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 (11.11%) Confluence
2 2 (4.44%) Apache Solr
2 2 (4.44%) Mule
2 2 (4.44%) Tomcat
3 1 (2.22%) Apache
3 1 (2.22%) Elasticsearch
Applications
1 3 (6.67%) Microsoft Excel
2 2 (4.44%) MS Visio
3 1 (2.22%) Microsoft PowerPoint
3 1 (2.22%) Microsoft Project
3 1 (2.22%) Photoshop
Cloud Services
1 15 (33.33%) Amazon AWS
2 6 (13.33%) Amazon EC2
2 6 (13.33%) Cloud Computing
3 5 (11.11%) Microsoft Azure
4 4 (8.89%) Amazon ELB
4 4 (8.89%) Amazon S3
4 4 (8.89%) Route 53
5 1 (2.22%) GitHub
5 1 (2.22%) npm
5 1 (2.22%) Slack
Communications & Networking
1 4 (8.89%) Firewall
1 4 (8.89%) LAN
1 4 (8.89%) WAN
1 4 (8.89%) Wireless
1 4 (8.89%) WLAN
2 2 (4.44%) BGP
2 2 (4.44%) Cisco ASA
2 2 (4.44%) Cisco ISE
2 2 (4.44%) Cisco Nexus
2 2 (4.44%) Cisco Wireless
2 2 (4.44%) DMVPN
2 2 (4.44%) DMZ
2 2 (4.44%) EIGRP
2 2 (4.44%) Kerberos
2 2 (4.44%) MPLS
2 2 (4.44%) OSPF
2 2 (4.44%) Unified Communications
2 2 (4.44%) VLAN
2 2 (4.44%) VoIP
2 2 (4.44%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (13.33%) PostgreSQL
2 5 (11.11%) Amazon RDS
3 2 (4.44%) Big Data
3 2 (4.44%) Hadoop
3 2 (4.44%) HBase
4 1 (2.22%) Amazon Aurora
4 1 (2.22%) Amazon DynamoDB
4 1 (2.22%) Amazon Redshift
4 1 (2.22%) NoSQL
4 1 (2.22%) OLTP
4 1 (2.22%) Redis
4 1 (2.22%) Relational Database
4 1 (2.22%) SQL Server
4 1 (2.22%) SQL Server 2016
Development Applications
1 6 (13.33%) Bitbucket Server
1 6 (13.33%) JIRA
2 5 (11.11%) Cucumber
2 5 (11.11%) Jenkins
2 5 (11.11%) Maven
3 4 (8.89%) Git (software)
3 4 (8.89%) JUnit
3 4 (8.89%) Selenium
4 3 (6.67%) DbUnit
4 3 (6.67%) jMock
4 3 (6.67%) Mockito
4 3 (6.67%) SoapUI
4 3 (6.67%) SonarQube
5 2 (4.44%) JMeter
6 1 (2.22%) GitLab
6 1 (2.22%) Grunt
6 1 (2.22%) Hudson
6 1 (2.22%) Jasmine
6 1 (2.22%) Karma Test Runner
6 1 (2.22%) webpack
General
1 2 (4.44%) Finance
2 1 (2.22%) Electronics
2 1 (2.22%) Law
2 1 (2.22%) Legal
2 1 (2.22%) Manufacturing
2 1 (2.22%) Marketing
2 1 (2.22%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 8 (17.78%) DevOps Engineer
2 6 (13.33%) Analyst
2 6 (13.33%) Developer
3 4 (8.89%) Architect
3 4 (8.89%) Java Architect
4 3 (6.67%) Business Analyst
4 3 (6.67%) Java Developer
4 3 (6.67%) Java Technical Architect
4 3 (6.67%) SC Cleared Test Analyst
4 3 (6.67%) Senior Analyst
4 3 (6.67%) Senior Test Analyst
4 3 (6.67%) Technical Architect
4 3 (6.67%) Test Analyst
4 3 (6.67%) Tester
5 2 (4.44%) Cisco Engineer
5 2 (4.44%) Cisco Network Engineer
5 2 (4.44%) Data Engineer
5 2 (4.44%) Network Engineer
5 2 (4.44%) Platform Designer
5 2 (4.44%) Test Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (15.56%) Apache Camel
1 7 (15.56%) RESTful
2 6 (13.33%) AngularJS
2 6 (13.33%) REST
2 6 (13.33%) Spring
3 5 (11.11%) LDAP
3 5 (11.11%) SOAP
4 3 (6.67%) Hibernate
4 3 (6.67%) J2EE
4 3 (6.67%) PowerMock
4 3 (6.67%) Web Services
5 2 (4.44%) 802.1X
5 2 (4.44%) ActiveMQ
5 2 (4.44%) CSS
5 2 (4.44%) Drools
5 2 (4.44%) Kafka
5 2 (4.44%) Node.js
5 2 (4.44%) Spring Boot
6 1 (2.22%) DOM
6 1 (2.22%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 3 (6.67%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (4.44%) BYOD
2 2 (4.44%) Data Centre
2 2 (4.44%) Mobile App
3 1 (2.22%) CMDB
3 1 (2.22%) Hybrid Cloud
3 1 (2.22%) Public Cloud
3 1 (2.22%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 7 (15.56%) Linux
2 5 (11.11%) VMS
3 4 (8.89%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 28 (62.22%) Agile Software Development
2 16 (35.56%) DevOps
3 10 (22.22%) Open Source
4 9 (20.00%) Continuous Integration
5 8 (17.78%) Migration
5 8 (17.78%) Technical Leadership
5 8 (17.78%) User Stories
6 7 (15.56%) Data Protection
7 5 (11.11%) Configuration Management
7 5 (11.11%) Infrastructure as Code
7 5 (11.11%) Problem-Solving
7 5 (11.11%) Test Automation
8 4 (8.89%) Mentoring
8 4 (8.89%) Scrum
8 4 (8.89%) System Integration Testing
8 4 (8.89%) TDD
9 3 (6.67%) Defect Management
9 3 (6.67%) Functional Testing
9 3 (6.67%) Operational Acceptance Testing
9 3 (6.67%) Test Management
Programming Languages
1 11 (24.44%) Java
2 4 (8.89%) SQL
3 3 (6.67%) Java 8
3 3 (6.67%) PL/SQL
4 2 (4.44%) JavaScript
5 1 (2.22%) Python
5 1 (2.22%) VB
5 1 (2.22%) VBA
Qualifications
1 45 (100.00%) Security Cleared
2 5 (11.11%) AWS Certification
3 2 (4.44%) Degree
3 2 (4.44%) MOS
3 2 (4.44%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
4 1 (2.22%) ISEB
4 1 (2.22%) Six Sigma Green Belt
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (22.22%) QA
System Software
1 8 (17.78%) Docker
2 2 (4.44%) HDFS
2 2 (4.44%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (4.44%) vSphere
3 1 (2.22%) Active Directory
3 1 (2.22%) Squid
Systems Management
1 12 (26.67%) Terraform
2 9 (20.00%) Kubernetes
3 4 (8.89%) Puppet
4 3 (6.67%) Ansible
5 1 (2.22%) HP ALM
Vendors
1 4 (8.89%) Oracle
2 2 (4.44%) CheckPoint
2 2 (4.44%) Cisco
2 2 (4.44%) SolarWinds
2 2 (4.44%) VMware
3 1 (2.22%) Adobe
3 1 (2.22%) Google
3 1 (2.22%) HP
3 1 (2.22%) SAP
3 1 (2.22%) Splunk