Period
to 8 August 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 8 August 2020 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Security Clearance
England > East Midlands
6 months to
8 Aug 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 34 127 131
Rank change year-on-year +93 +4 +7
Permanent jobs citing Security Cleared 92 74 101
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the East Midlands 5.55% 1.85% 2.06%
As % of the Qualifications category 23.35% 9.11% 10.01%
Number of salaries quoted 24 48 84
Median annual salary £46,500 £43,250 £36,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +7.51% +20.14% -28.00%
10th Percentile £26,250 £27,500 £19,150
90th Percentile £70,000 £66,250 £58,000
England median annual salary £55,000 £52,500 £49,000
% change year-on-year +4.76% +7.14% +3.16%

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 394 812 1,009
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the East Midlands 23.75% 20.35% 20.56%
Number of salaries quoted 277 580 804
Median annual salary £45,000 £41,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +9.76% +2.50% -5.88%
10th Percentile £26,250 £23,500 £23,788
90th Percentile £74,250 £68,750 £68,000
England median annual salary £53,500 £50,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year +7.00% - +9.89%

Security Cleared
Job Vacancy Trend in the East Midlands

Job postings citing Security Cleared as a proportion 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

3-month moving average salary quoted in 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

Salary distribution for jobs citing Security Cleared in the East Midlands over the 6 months to 8 August 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 8 August 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
Leicestershire +86 48 £50,000 +25.00% 5
Derbyshire +25 18 £35,000 -17.65% 7
Nottinghamshire +10 10 £43,750 +1.16%
Lincolnshire +19 8 £45,000 +20.00% 2
Northamptonshire +39 3 £42,500 -19.05%
Security Cleared
England

For the 6 months to 8 August 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 72 (78.26%) SC Cleared
2 60 (65.22%) Agile Software Development
3 42 (45.65%) Back Office
4 36 (39.13%) DV Cleared
5 30 (32.61%) ITIL
6 26 (28.26%) Microsoft
7 23 (25.00%) Law
8 22 (23.91%) Linux
9 21 (22.83%) Strategic Roadmap
10 17 (18.48%) SIEM
10 17 (18.48%) Service Management
11 16 (17.39%) Cisco
12 15 (16.30%) PRINCE2
12 15 (16.30%) C#
12 15 (16.30%) Police
13 14 (15.22%) Data Science
13 14 (15.22%) Cybercrime
13 14 (15.22%) ITIL V3
13 14 (15.22%) AWS
13 14 (15.22%) Java
13 14 (15.22%) CCNA
13 14 (15.22%) Cisco Certification
13 14 (15.22%) Legal
13 14 (15.22%) Information Security
13 14 (15.22%) Information Management
13 14 (15.22%) Software Engineering
14 12 (13.04%) Windows
14 12 (13.04%) Degree
15 10 (10.87%) Customer Requirements
16 9 (9.78%) Problem-Solving

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 4 (4.35%) Elasticsearch
Cloud Services
1 14 (15.22%) AWS
2 8 (8.70%) Azure
3 2 (2.17%) PaaS
4 1 (1.09%) Office 365
4 1 (1.09%) SaaS
4 1 (1.09%) Slack
Communications & Networking
1 8 (8.70%) Internet
2 7 (7.61%) Intrusion Detection
3 1 (1.09%) LAN
3 1 (1.09%) NAS
3 1 (1.09%) PABX
3 1 (1.09%) TCP/IP
3 1 (1.09%) Wi-Fi
3 1 (1.09%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (6.52%) MySQL
2 5 (5.43%) Relational Database
3 4 (4.35%) MongoDB
3 4 (4.35%) NoSQL
3 4 (4.35%) PostgreSQL
3 4 (4.35%) Redis
3 4 (4.35%) SQL Server
4 2 (2.17%) Oracle Database
4 2 (2.17%) Oracle Database 11g
4 2 (2.17%) Oracle Database 12c
5 1 (1.09%) Oracle Database 10g
5 1 (1.09%) Oracle Reports
5 1 (1.09%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 7 (7.61%) Metasploit
2 4 (4.35%) Capybara
2 4 (4.35%) minitest
2 4 (4.35%) RSpec
2 4 (4.35%) Selenium
3 2 (2.17%) Visual Studio
4 1 (1.09%) Ant
4 1 (1.09%) Eclipse
4 1 (1.09%) Git (software)
4 1 (1.09%) Gradle
4 1 (1.09%) Jenkins
4 1 (1.09%) JIRA
4 1 (1.09%) Oracle Forms
4 1 (1.09%) Subversion
General
1 42 (45.65%) Back Office
2 23 (25.00%) Law
3 15 (16.30%) Police
4 14 (15.22%) Legal
5 8 (8.70%) Aerospace
6 3 (3.26%) Finance
6 3 (3.26%) Public Sector
7 2 (2.17%) Retail
8 1 (1.09%) Electronics
8 1 (1.09%) Games
8 1 (1.09%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 12 (13.04%) Analyst
1 12 (13.04%) Software Engineer
2 9 (9.78%) Security Engineer
2 9 (9.78%) Technical Support
3 8 (8.70%) IT Manager
3 8 (8.70%) Security Analyst
4 7 (7.61%) Data Manager
4 7 (7.61%) Developer
4 7 (7.61%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 7 (7.61%) IT Operations Manager
4 7 (7.61%) Operations Manager
4 7 (7.61%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
4 7 (7.61%) Senior IT Manager
4 7 (7.61%) Senior Manager
4 7 (7.61%) Senior Software Engineer
4 7 (7.61%) Support Officer
4 7 (7.61%) Technical Support Officer
5 5 (5.43%) SOC Analyst
6 4 (4.35%) Ruby Developer
6 4 (4.35%) Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (8.70%) .NET
2 5 (5.43%) AngularJS
2 5 (5.43%) CSS
2 5 (5.43%) HTML
3 4 (4.35%) COM
3 4 (4.35%) CSS3
3 4 (4.35%) Ext JS
3 4 (4.35%) HTML5
3 4 (4.35%) Node.js
4 3 (3.26%) ASP.NET
4 3 (3.26%) Ruby on Rails
4 3 (3.26%) Web Services
5 1 (1.09%) ActiveMQ
5 1 (1.09%) ASP.NET MVC
5 1 (1.09%) Hibernate
5 1 (1.09%) J2SE
5 1 (1.09%) JMS
5 1 (1.09%) RESTful
5 1 (1.09%) Silverlight
5 1 (1.09%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 14 (15.22%) Cybercrime
2 8 (8.70%) Internet of Things
2 8 (8.70%) Virtual Team
3 5 (5.43%) Driving Licence
4 4 (4.35%) Greenfield Project
5 2 (2.17%) Clustering
6 1 (1.09%) Data Protection Act
Operating Systems
1 22 (23.91%) Linux
2 12 (13.04%) Windows
3 7 (7.61%) Unix
3 7 (7.61%) Windows Server
4 4 (4.35%) Windows Server 2012
5 3 (3.26%) Windows 10
5 3 (3.26%) Windows Server 2008
6 2 (2.17%) Windows Server 2016
7 1 (1.09%) AIX
7 1 (1.09%) Solaris
7 1 (1.09%) Windows 7
7 1 (1.09%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 60 (65.22%) Agile Software Development
2 30 (32.61%) ITIL
3 21 (22.83%) Strategic Roadmap
4 17 (18.48%) Service Management
4 17 (18.48%) SIEM
5 15 (16.30%) PRINCE2
6 14 (15.22%) Data Science
6 14 (15.22%) Information Management
6 14 (15.22%) Information Security
6 14 (15.22%) ITIL V3
6 14 (15.22%) Software Engineering
7 10 (10.87%) Customer Requirements
8 9 (9.78%) Infrastructure Engineering
8 9 (9.78%) ITSM
8 9 (9.78%) Problem-Solving
9 8 (8.70%) Cybersecurity
9 8 (8.70%) Malware Detection/Protection
9 8 (8.70%) OO
9 8 (8.70%) OOP
9 8 (8.70%) Virtual Team Management
Programming Languages
1 15 (16.30%) C#
2 14 (15.22%) Java
3 7 (7.61%) Python
4 5 (5.43%) JavaScript
4 5 (5.43%) SQL
5 4 (4.35%) Ruby
5 4 (4.35%) Scala
6 1 (1.09%) C++
6 1 (1.09%) PHP
6 1 (1.09%) PL/SQL
6 1 (1.09%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 72 (78.26%) SC Cleared
2 36 (39.13%) DV Cleared
3 14 (15.22%) CCNA
3 14 (15.22%) Cisco Certification
4 12 (13.04%) Degree
5 7 (7.61%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
6 2 (2.17%) BPSS Clearance
7 1 (1.09%) BC Cleared
7 1 (1.09%) PMI Certification
7 1 (1.09%) PMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (5.43%) SLA
System Software
1 5 (5.43%) Active Directory
2 3 (3.26%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (2.17%) Hyper-V
4 1 (1.09%) Oracle Clusterware
4 1 (1.09%) Oracle RAC
4 1 (1.09%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 1 (1.09%) Data Guard
1 1 (1.09%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
1 1 (1.09%) Oracle RMAN
1 1 (1.09%) SCCM
1 1 (1.09%) WSUS
Vendors
1 26 (28.26%) Microsoft
2 16 (17.39%) Cisco
3 5 (5.43%) VMware
4 4 (4.35%) Oracle
5 3 (3.26%) Capita
6 1 (1.09%) Darktrace
6 1 (1.09%) Google
6 1 (1.09%) LogRhythm
6 1 (1.09%) ServiceNow
6 1 (1.09%) Splunk