Period
to 21 February 2020

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in the East Midlands with a requirement for Security Cleared qualifications. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered over the 6 months to 21 February 2020 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Security Clearance
England > East Midlands
6 months to
21 Feb 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 124 154 133
Rank change year-on-year +30 -21 -40
Permanent jobs citing Security Cleared 59 59 119
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the East Midlands 1.66% 1.39% 2.23%
As % of the Qualifications category 7.38% 5.15% 10.49%
Number of salaries quoted 43 29 68
East Midlands median annual salary £42,500 £42,500 £52,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - -19.05% +10.53%
10th Percentile £23,500 £25,000 £25,988
90th Percentile £56,500 £69,500 £75,000
England median annual salary £52,000 £50,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +4.00% +11.11% -

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 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 800 1,145 1,134
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the East Midlands 22.56% 26.88% 21.24%
Number of salaries quoted 674 726 931
East Midlands median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.88% +6.25% -
10th Percentile £25,000 £25,000 £24,750
90th Percentile £85,000 £70,000 £62,500
England median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year - +5.26% +5.56%

Security Cleared
Job Vacancy Trend in the East Midlands

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

Job vacancy trend for Security Cleared in the East Midlands

Security Cleared
Salary Trend in the East Midlands

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

Salary trend for Security Cleared in the East Midlands

Security Cleared
Salary Histogram in the East Midlands

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Security Cleared in the East Midlands over the 6 months to 21 February 2020.

Salary histogram for Security Cleared in the East Midlands

Security 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 Security Cleared within the East Midlands region over the 6 months to 21 February 2020. 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
Derbyshire +8 25 £42,500 +70.00% 7
Nottinghamshire -3 12 £47,500 -13.64% 8
Leicestershire +41 10 £50,000 +11.11% 8
Northamptonshire +11 6 £25,000 -38.27% 1
Lincolnshire -7 5 £41,250 -15.82% 6
Security Cleared
England

For the 6 months to 21 February 2020, 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 East Midlands region with a requirement for Security Cleared.

1 45 (76.27%) SC Cleared
2 18 (30.51%) Agile Software Development
3 15 (25.42%) Java
4 13 (22.03%) Telecoms
5 12 (20.34%) Cisco
6 11 (18.64%) CheckPoint
6 11 (18.64%) F5
6 11 (18.64%) Customer Requirements
7 10 (16.95%) Network Security
7 10 (16.95%) C#
7 10 (16.95%) C++
7 10 (16.95%) Finance
8 9 (15.25%) Microsoft
8 9 (15.25%) Cisco Certification
8 9 (15.25%) Problem-Solving
9 8 (13.56%) SDLC
9 8 (13.56%) jQuery
9 8 (13.56%) ASP.NET MVC
9 8 (13.56%) DevOps
9 8 (13.56%) Unix
9 8 (13.56%) HTML
9 8 (13.56%) JavaScript
9 8 (13.56%) PHP
9 8 (13.56%) VB.NET
9 8 (13.56%) .NET
9 8 (13.56%) Visual Studio
9 8 (13.56%) ASP.NET
9 8 (13.56%) CSS
9 8 (13.56%) Web Services
9 8 (13.56%) MVC

Security 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 (3.39%) IIS
Applications
1 2 (3.39%) Microsoft Excel
Cloud Services
1 6 (10.17%) SaaS
2 5 (8.47%) Slack
Communications & Networking
1 10 (16.95%) Network Security
2 7 (11.86%) LAN
2 7 (11.86%) WAN
3 6 (10.17%) TCP/IP
4 5 (8.47%) Firewall
4 5 (8.47%) Internet
5 4 (6.78%) Wi-Fi
6 3 (5.08%) Intrusion Detection
7 2 (3.39%) DHCP
7 2 (3.39%) DNS
7 2 (3.39%) NetScaler
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (6.78%) SQL Server
2 1 (1.69%) Oracle Database
2 1 (1.69%) PowerCenter
Development Applications
1 8 (13.56%) Visual Studio
2 7 (11.86%) Git (software)
2 7 (11.86%) Jenkins
3 5 (8.47%) Ant
3 5 (8.47%) Eclipse
3 5 (8.47%) Gradle
3 5 (8.47%) JIRA
3 5 (8.47%) Subversion
4 3 (5.08%) Metasploit
5 2 (3.39%) Cucumber
5 2 (3.39%) REST Assured
5 2 (3.39%) Selenium
6 1 (1.69%) Rational DOORS
General
1 13 (22.03%) Telecoms
2 10 (16.95%) Finance
3 7 (11.86%) Games
3 7 (11.86%) Police
3 7 (11.86%) Public Sector
4 3 (5.08%) Electronics
4 3 (5.08%) Law
4 3 (5.08%) Local Government
4 3 (5.08%) Manufacturing
5 2 (3.39%) Marketing
6 1 (1.69%) Military
6 1 (1.69%) Retail
Job Titles
1 14 (23.73%) Developer
2 13 (22.03%) Analyst
3 11 (18.64%) Network Engineer
4 10 (16.95%) Senior Developer
5 8 (13.56%) .NET Developer
5 8 (13.56%) 3rd Line Engineer
5 8 (13.56%) 3rd Line Network Engineer
6 7 (11.86%) Security Engineer
7 6 (10.17%) Applications Support
7 6 (10.17%) Cisco Engineer
7 6 (10.17%) Cisco Network Engineer
8 5 (8.47%) Applications Support Analyst
8 5 (8.47%) Java Developer
8 5 (8.47%) Senior .NET Developer
8 5 (8.47%) Support Analyst
9 4 (6.78%) Computer Operator
9 4 (6.78%) Senior Java Developer
10 3 (5.08%) C# Developer
10 3 (5.08%) Network Security Engineer
10 3 (5.08%) Security Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (13.56%) .NET
1 8 (13.56%) ASP.NET
1 8 (13.56%) ASP.NET MVC
1 8 (13.56%) CSS
1 8 (13.56%) HTML
1 8 (13.56%) jQuery
1 8 (13.56%) Silverlight
1 8 (13.56%) Web Services
2 5 (8.47%) ActiveMQ
2 5 (8.47%) Apache Camel
2 5 (8.47%) GWT
2 5 (8.47%) Hibernate
2 5 (8.47%) J2SE
2 5 (8.47%) JMS
2 5 (8.47%) Spring
3 3 (5.08%) AngularJS
3 3 (5.08%) ASP.NET Core
3 3 (5.08%) RESTful
4 2 (3.39%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 6 (10.17%) Greenfield Project
2 4 (6.78%) AS400
2 4 (6.78%) Data Centre
2 4 (6.78%) IBM Mainframe
2 4 (6.78%) Mainframe
3 3 (5.08%) Social Media
4 2 (3.39%) Management Information System
5 1 (1.69%) Clustering
5 1 (1.69%) Driving Licence
5 1 (1.69%) Learning Management System
5 1 (1.69%) SCADA
Operating Systems
1 8 (13.56%) Unix
2 6 (10.17%) Windows
3 4 (6.78%) Linux
4 3 (5.08%) Windows Server 2008
5 2 (3.39%) Windows Server
5 2 (3.39%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (30.51%) Agile Software Development
2 11 (18.64%) Customer Requirements
3 9 (15.25%) Problem-Solving
4 8 (13.56%) DevOps
4 8 (13.56%) MVC
4 8 (13.56%) SDLC
4 8 (13.56%) Software Engineering
5 7 (11.86%) Scrum
5 7 (11.86%) Test Automation
6 6 (10.17%) Defect Management
6 6 (10.17%) Document Management
6 6 (10.17%) Incident Management
6 6 (10.17%) Network Monitoring
6 6 (10.17%) Problem Management
6 6 (10.17%) Runbook
7 5 (8.47%) ITIL
8 4 (6.78%) Data Management
8 4 (6.78%) Internal Audit
8 4 (6.78%) Process Improvement
8 4 (6.78%) SIEM
Programming Languages
1 15 (25.42%) Java
2 10 (16.95%) C#
2 10 (16.95%) C++
3 8 (13.56%) JavaScript
3 8 (13.56%) PHP
3 8 (13.56%) VB.NET
4 4 (6.78%) JCL
5 3 (5.08%) C
6 2 (3.39%) MATLAB
Qualifications
1 45 (76.27%) SC Cleared
2 9 (15.25%) Cisco Certification
3 7 (11.86%) Degree
4 6 (10.17%) CCIE
4 6 (10.17%) CCNA
5 4 (6.78%) DV Cleared
6 3 (5.08%) DBS Check
7 2 (3.39%) CESG Certified Professional
7 2 (3.39%) CISM
7 2 (3.39%) CISSP
7 2 (3.39%) CLAS
7 2 (3.39%) IISP
8 1 (1.69%) Chartered Engineer
8 1 (1.69%) HNC
8 1 (1.69%) HND
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (5.08%) SLA
2 2 (3.39%) HMG Security Policy Framework
2 2 (3.39%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 2 (3.39%) QA
2 2 (3.39%) RMADS
3 1 (1.69%) Data Quality
3 1 (1.69%) GDPR
System Software
1 4 (6.78%) Active Directory
1 4 (6.78%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
2 3 (5.08%) XenApp
3 2 (3.39%) Docker
3 2 (3.39%) Microsoft App-V
3 2 (3.39%) Terminal Services
3 2 (3.39%) Virtual Desktop
3 2 (3.39%) XenDesktop
4 1 (1.69%) Citrix Hypervisor
4 1 (1.69%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 6 (10.17%) FortiGate
2 4 (6.78%) Tivoli
3 2 (3.39%) SCCM
4 1 (1.69%) Computer Emergency Response Teams
4 1 (1.69%) Computer Incident Response Team
Vendors
1 12 (20.34%) Cisco
2 11 (18.64%) CheckPoint
2 11 (18.64%) F5
3 9 (15.25%) Microsoft
4 5 (8.47%) Google
5 4 (6.78%) IBM
6 3 (5.08%) Citrix
6 3 (5.08%) NEC
6 3 (5.08%) Northgate
6 3 (5.08%) SAP
7 2 (3.39%) Ivanti
7 2 (3.39%) Oracle
8 1 (1.69%) Darktrace
8 1 (1.69%) Informatica
8 1 (1.69%) Keysight
8 1 (1.69%) LogRhythm
8 1 (1.69%) ServiceNow
8 1 (1.69%) VMware