Period
to 15 November 2019

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in the East Midlands with a requirement for SC Cleared qualifications. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered over the 6 months to 15 November 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Security Check (SC) Clearance
England > East Midlands
6 months to
15 Nov 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 156 186 129
Rank change year-on-year +30 -57 +37
Permanent jobs citing SC Cleared 45 41 108
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the East Midlands 1.13% 0.88% 2.07%
As % of the Qualifications category 5.47% 3.63% 9.63%
Number of salaries quoted 31 25 65
East Midlands median annual salary £42,500 £42,500 £54,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - -21.30% +35.00%
10th Percentile £27,500 £19,200 £26,750
90th Percentile £52,500 £68,000 £75,000
England median annual salary £54,000 £51,500 £47,000
% change year-on-year +4.85% +9.57% -1.05%

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 the East Midlands with a requirement for academic qualifications or professional certifications.

All Academic and Professional Certifications
East Midlands
Permanent vacancies requiring academic qualifications or professional certifications 822 1,131 1,121
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the East Midlands 20.57% 24.22% 21.54%
Number of salaries quoted 660 793 934
East Midlands median annual salary £42,500 £40,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.94% +1.25% -
10th Percentile £24,950 £23,500 £23,400
90th Percentile £82,625 £72,500 £60,000
England median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year - +5.26% +3.26%

SC Cleared
Job Vacancy Trend in the East Midlands

Job postings citing SC Cleared as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in the East Midlands.

Job vacancy trend for SC Cleared in the East Midlands

SC Cleared
Salary Trend in the East Midlands

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

Salary trend for SC Cleared in the East Midlands

SC Cleared
Salary Histogram in the East Midlands

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing SC Cleared in the East Midlands over the 6 months to 15 November 2019.

Salary histogram for SC Cleared in the East Midlands

SC Cleared
Job Locations in the East Midlands

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing SC Cleared within the East Midlands region over the 6 months to 15 November 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
Nottinghamshire +17 23 £30,000 -34.78% 7
Derbyshire +3 15 £42,500 +17.24% 4
Lincolnshire +1 4 £37,500 -17.13% 2
Northamptonshire +23 2 £52,500 +156.10%
Leicestershire +8 1 £35,800 -15.76% 4
SC Cleared
England

For the 6 months to 15 November 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 East Midlands region with a requirement for SC Cleared.

1 45 (100.00%) Security Cleared
2 13 (28.89%) Windows
2 13 (28.89%) Agile Software Development
3 11 (24.44%) Telecoms
3 11 (24.44%) Cisco
4 9 (20.00%) Network Security
5 8 (17.78%) F5
5 8 (17.78%) Problem-Solving
5 8 (17.78%) Microsoft
5 8 (17.78%) Active Directory
5 8 (17.78%) LAN
5 8 (17.78%) WAN
5 8 (17.78%) Cisco Certification
5 8 (17.78%) CheckPoint
6 7 (15.56%) C#
6 7 (15.56%) Finance
6 7 (15.56%) Test Automation
6 7 (15.56%) Azure
7 6 (13.33%) Test Scripting
7 6 (13.33%) Firewall
7 6 (13.33%) Scrum
8 5 (11.11%) MATLAB
8 5 (11.11%) Citrix
8 5 (11.11%) Linux
8 5 (11.11%) ITIL
8 5 (11.11%) TCP/IP
8 5 (11.11%) CCIE
8 5 (11.11%) CCNA
8 5 (11.11%) Wi-Fi
8 5 (11.11%) FortiGate

SC Cleared
Co-occurring IT Skills in the East Midlands 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 2 (4.44%) MS Exchange
2 1 (2.22%) Exchange Server 2010
2 1 (2.22%) Exchange Server 2013
2 1 (2.22%) IIS
Applications
1 2 (4.44%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 7 (15.56%) Azure
2 4 (8.89%) Office 365
3 2 (4.44%) AWS
4 1 (2.22%) Azure Active Directory
Communications & Networking
1 9 (20.00%) Network Security
2 8 (17.78%) LAN
2 8 (17.78%) WAN
3 6 (13.33%) Firewall
4 5 (11.11%) TCP/IP
4 5 (11.11%) Wi-Fi
5 3 (6.67%) DHCP
5 3 (6.67%) DNS
5 3 (6.67%) NetScaler
6 2 (4.44%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (6.67%) SQL Server
2 2 (4.44%) Oracle Database
3 1 (2.22%) MongoDB
3 1 (2.22%) MySQL
3 1 (2.22%) Oracle Database 11g
3 1 (2.22%) PostgreSQL
3 1 (2.22%) PowerCenter
3 1 (2.22%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (2.22%) SQL Server 2012
3 1 (2.22%) SQL Server 2014
Development Applications
1 2 (4.44%) Cucumber
1 2 (4.44%) Git (software)
1 2 (4.44%) Jenkins
1 2 (4.44%) Selenium
1 2 (4.44%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (2.22%) CMake
2 1 (2.22%) Rational DOORS
General
1 11 (24.44%) Telecoms
2 7 (15.56%) Finance
3 2 (4.44%) Electronics
3 2 (4.44%) Manufacturing
3 2 (4.44%) Military
3 2 (4.44%) Public Sector
3 2 (4.44%) Retail
4 1 (2.22%) Aerospace
4 1 (2.22%) Law
4 1 (2.22%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 8 (17.78%) Network Engineer
2 6 (13.33%) Developer
3 5 (11.11%) 3rd Line Engineer
3 5 (11.11%) 3rd Line Network Engineer
3 5 (11.11%) Cisco Engineer
3 5 (11.11%) Cisco Network Engineer
3 5 (11.11%) IT Engineer
3 5 (11.11%) Test Engineer
4 4 (8.89%) Analyst
4 4 (8.89%) Junior
4 4 (8.89%) Junior Developer
4 4 (8.89%) Senior Test Automation Engineer
4 4 (8.89%) Senior Test Engineer
4 4 (8.89%) Test Automation Engineer
5 3 (6.67%) Applications Support
5 3 (6.67%) Citrix Engineer
5 3 (6.67%) Network Security Engineer
5 3 (6.67%) Security Engineer
6 2 (4.44%) Deployment Engineer
6 2 (4.44%) IT Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (8.89%) .NET
2 3 (6.67%) XML
3 1 (2.22%) Boost C++ Libraries
Miscellaneous
1 4 (8.89%) Greenfield Project
1 4 (8.89%) Social Media
2 2 (4.44%) Driving Licence
3 1 (2.22%) Cyberthreat
3 1 (2.22%) Mainframe
3 1 (2.22%) Management Information System
3 1 (2.22%) Replication
3 1 (2.22%) Self-Motivation
Operating Systems
1 13 (28.89%) Windows
2 5 (11.11%) Linux
2 5 (11.11%) Windows Server
3 4 (8.89%) Windows Server 2008
4 2 (4.44%) Unix
4 2 (4.44%) Windows 10
4 2 (4.44%) Windows Server 2012
5 1 (2.22%) Mac OS
5 1 (2.22%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (28.89%) Agile Software Development
2 8 (17.78%) Problem-Solving
3 7 (15.56%) Test Automation
4 6 (13.33%) Scrum
4 6 (13.33%) Test Scripting
5 5 (11.11%) DevOps
5 5 (11.11%) ITIL
5 5 (11.11%) Network Monitoring
6 4 (8.89%) Cybersecurity
6 4 (8.89%) Mobile Development
7 3 (6.67%) Change Management
7 3 (6.67%) Defect Management
7 3 (6.67%) Incident Management
7 3 (6.67%) Information Security
7 3 (6.67%) Problem Management
7 3 (6.67%) Project Management
7 3 (6.67%) Runbook
7 3 (6.67%) Software Engineering
8 2 (4.44%) Infrastructure Engineering
8 2 (4.44%) Systems Engineering
Programming Languages
1 7 (15.56%) C#
2 5 (11.11%) MATLAB
3 4 (8.89%) C++
4 3 (6.67%) Java
5 1 (2.22%) Bash Shell
5 1 (2.22%) JavaScript
5 1 (2.22%) PHP
5 1 (2.22%) PowerShell
5 1 (2.22%) Python
5 1 (2.22%) SQL
Qualifications
1 45 (100.00%) Security Cleared
2 8 (17.78%) Cisco Certification
3 5 (11.11%) CCIE
3 5 (11.11%) CCNA
4 4 (8.89%) BPSS Clearance
5 3 (6.67%) Microsoft Certification
6 2 (4.44%) CTC Cleared
6 2 (4.44%) Degree
6 2 (4.44%) DV Cleared
6 2 (4.44%) MCSA
7 1 (2.22%) CEH
7 1 (2.22%) CESG Certified Professional
7 1 (2.22%) Chartered Engineer
7 1 (2.22%) CISM
7 1 (2.22%) CISSP
7 1 (2.22%) CLAS
7 1 (2.22%) IISP
7 1 (2.22%) PMI Certification
7 1 (2.22%) PMP
7 1 (2.22%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (6.67%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 3 (6.67%) QA
2 2 (4.44%) ISO 9001
2 2 (4.44%) NCSC
2 2 (4.44%) SLA
3 1 (2.22%) Data Quality
3 1 (2.22%) GDPR
3 1 (2.22%) HMG Security Policy Framework
3 1 (2.22%) RMADS
System Software
1 8 (17.78%) Active Directory
2 4 (8.89%) XenApp
3 3 (6.67%) Docker
3 3 (6.67%) Microsoft App-V
3 3 (6.67%) Terminal Services
3 3 (6.67%) Virtual Desktop
3 3 (6.67%) XenDesktop
4 2 (4.44%) VMware Infrastructure
5 1 (2.22%) Firmware
5 1 (2.22%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 5 (11.11%) FortiGate
2 1 (2.22%) Backup Exec
2 1 (2.22%) Computer Emergency Response Teams
2 1 (2.22%) Computer Incident Response Team
2 1 (2.22%) Microsoft Intune
2 1 (2.22%) NetBackup
2 1 (2.22%) SELinux
Vendors
1 11 (24.44%) Cisco
2 8 (17.78%) CheckPoint
2 8 (17.78%) F5
2 8 (17.78%) Microsoft
3 5 (11.11%) Citrix
4 3 (6.67%) Ivanti
4 3 (6.67%) Oracle
5 2 (4.44%) Dell
5 2 (4.44%) VMware
6 1 (2.22%) Apple
6 1 (2.22%) HP
6 1 (2.22%) Informatica
6 1 (2.22%) Keysight
6 1 (2.22%) SAP
6 1 (2.22%) Symantec
6 1 (2.22%) Veritas