Period
to 23 March 2019

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 23 March 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Security Clearance
England > East Midlands
6 months to
23 Mar 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 148 153 97
Rank change year-on-year +5 -56 +4
Permanent jobs citing Security Cleared 60 94 165
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the East Midlands 1.44% 1.76% 2.76%
As % of the Qualifications category 5.47% 8.75% 12.40%
Number of salaries quoted 32 46 121
East Midlands median annual salary £40,000 £55,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -27.27% +15.79% +13.10%
10th Percentile £25,000 £24,500 £24,000
90th Percentile £74,375 £77,500 £65,000
England median annual salary £50,000 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +11.11% - -1.64%

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 1,097 1,074 1,331
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the East Midlands 26.33% 20.11% 22.28%
Number of salaries quoted 703 858 1,008
East Midlands median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.25% -5.88% +6.25%
10th Percentile £25,100 £26,341 £23,800
90th Percentile £68,750 £63,750 £58,975
England median annual salary £50,000 £48,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +4.17% +6.67% -3.23%

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 23 March 2019.

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 23 March 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 +43 29 £38,750 -40.38% 6
Derbyshire -13 20 £33,750 -48.08% 1
Leicestershire -26 6 £40,000 -30.43% 4
Northamptonshire +9 3 £31,000 -0.80%
Lincolnshire +22 2 £62,500 +155.10% 2
Security Cleared
England

For the 6 months to 23 March 2019, 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 32 (53.33%) SC Cleared
2 21 (35.00%) Microsoft
3 17 (28.33%) Windows
4 14 (23.33%) Problem-Solving
5 13 (21.67%) Linux
5 13 (21.67%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 13 (21.67%) Cybersecurity
6 12 (20.00%) ITIL
7 10 (16.67%) CISSP
8 9 (15.00%) Project Management
8 9 (15.00%) VMware
8 9 (15.00%) PowerShell
8 9 (15.00%) F5
9 8 (13.33%) Information Assurance
9 8 (13.33%) Hyper-V
9 8 (13.33%) Windows Server
9 8 (13.33%) Cyber Essentials
9 8 (13.33%) CISM
9 8 (13.33%) Electronics
9 8 (13.33%) Finance
9 8 (13.33%) Unix
10 7 (11.67%) SQL
10 7 (11.67%) Microsoft Certification
10 7 (11.67%) Cisco
10 7 (11.67%) Agile Software Development
10 7 (11.67%) Software Engineering
10 7 (11.67%) Data Centre
10 7 (11.67%) Cyberthreat
10 7 (11.67%) Office 365
10 7 (11.67%) SCCM

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 3 (5.00%) IIS
2 1 (1.67%) Exchange Server 2010
2 1 (1.67%) Exchange Server 2013
2 1 (1.67%) MS Exchange
2 1 (1.67%) SharePoint
2 1 (1.67%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 1 (1.67%) Microsoft Excel
1 1 (1.67%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 1 (1.67%) Dynamics CRM
1 1 (1.67%) Oracle EBS
1 1 (1.67%) Oracle EBS R12
1 1 (1.67%) Oracle iProcurement
Cloud Services
1 7 (11.67%) Office 365
2 4 (6.67%) Microsoft Azure
3 3 (5.00%) Amazon AWS
4 2 (3.33%) AWS CloudFormation
4 2 (3.33%) Cloud Computing
4 2 (3.33%) GitHub
4 2 (3.33%) OpenShift
5 1 (1.67%) Azure Active Directory
5 1 (1.67%) Dynamics 365
Communications & Networking
1 6 (10.00%) BIG-IP
1 6 (10.00%) IP Telephony
1 6 (10.00%) Remote Desktop
2 4 (6.67%) Intrusion Detection
3 3 (5.00%) Network Security
4 2 (3.33%) DNS
4 2 (3.33%) Firewall
4 2 (3.33%) Reverse Proxy
4 2 (3.33%) VPN
5 1 (1.67%) DHCP
5 1 (1.67%) Kerberos
5 1 (1.67%) Skype
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (5.00%) SQL Server
2 2 (3.33%) Oracle Database
2 2 (3.33%) Oracle Database 10g
2 2 (3.33%) Oracle Database 11g
2 2 (3.33%) Oracle Database 12c
2 2 (3.33%) Oracle9i Database
2 2 (3.33%) Relational Database
3 1 (1.67%) Big Data
3 1 (1.67%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 4 (6.67%) Metasploit
2 3 (5.00%) Team Foundation Server
2 3 (5.00%) Visual Studio
3 2 (3.33%) GitLab
3 2 (3.33%) Jenkins
General
1 8 (13.33%) Electronics
1 8 (13.33%) Finance
2 6 (10.00%) Law
3 3 (5.00%) Telecoms
4 2 (3.33%) Manufacturing
4 2 (3.33%) Military
5 1 (1.67%) Aerospace
5 1 (1.67%) Retail
Job Titles
1 11 (18.33%) Analyst
2 6 (10.00%) Consultant
2 6 (10.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 6 (10.00%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
3 5 (8.33%) DBA
3 5 (8.33%) Developer
3 5 (8.33%) Graduate
4 4 (6.67%) Administrator
4 4 (6.67%) SOC Analyst
5 3 (5.00%) .NET Developer
5 3 (5.00%) Cybersecurity Consultant
5 3 (5.00%) IT Administrator
5 3 (5.00%) Junior Analyst
5 3 (5.00%) Release Manager
5 3 (5.00%) Security Consultant
5 3 (5.00%) Security Engineer
5 3 (5.00%) Senior Cybersecurity Consultant
5 3 (5.00%) Senior Security Consultant
5 3 (5.00%) Service Manager
5 3 (5.00%) SQL DBA
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (8.33%) .NET
2 4 (6.67%) ASP.NET
2 4 (6.67%) HTML
2 4 (6.67%) jQuery
3 3 (5.00%) ASP.NET MVC
3 3 (5.00%) CSS
3 3 (5.00%) Silverlight
4 2 (3.33%) Web Services
5 1 (1.67%) ADSI
5 1 (1.67%) AngularJS
5 1 (1.67%) LDAP
Miscellaneous
1 7 (11.67%) Cyberthreat
1 7 (11.67%) Data Centre
2 4 (6.67%) Clustering
3 3 (5.00%) Reference Data
3 3 (5.00%) Replication
4 2 (3.33%) Analytical Skills
5 1 (1.67%) Driving Licence
5 1 (1.67%) Embedded Systems
5 1 (1.67%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 17 (28.33%) Windows
2 13 (21.67%) Linux
3 8 (13.33%) Unix
3 8 (13.33%) Windows Server
4 2 (3.33%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 1 (1.67%) AIX
5 1 (1.67%) HPUX
5 1 (1.67%) Solaris
5 1 (1.67%) Windows Server 2003
5 1 (1.67%) Windows Server 2008
5 1 (1.67%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (23.33%) Problem-Solving
2 13 (21.67%) Cybersecurity
3 12 (20.00%) ITIL
4 9 (15.00%) Project Management
5 8 (13.33%) Information Assurance
6 7 (11.67%) Agile Software Development
6 7 (11.67%) Software Engineering
7 6 (10.00%) Business Continuity
7 6 (10.00%) High Availability
7 6 (10.00%) Infrastructure Engineering
7 6 (10.00%) Load Balancing
7 6 (10.00%) Open Source
7 6 (10.00%) SIEM
7 6 (10.00%) Threat Intelligence
8 5 (8.33%) Cyber Intelligence
8 5 (8.33%) Cyber Threat Intelligence
8 5 (8.33%) Malware Analysis
8 5 (8.33%) Stakeholder Management
9 4 (6.67%) MVC
9 4 (6.67%) SDLC
Programming Languages
1 9 (15.00%) PowerShell
2 7 (11.67%) SQL
3 5 (8.33%) C#
4 4 (6.67%) C++
4 4 (6.67%) JavaScript
4 4 (6.67%) PHP
5 3 (5.00%) Java
5 3 (5.00%) T-SQL
5 3 (5.00%) VB.NET
6 2 (3.33%) Bash Shell
6 2 (3.33%) Python
7 1 (1.67%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 32 (53.33%) SC Cleared
2 10 (16.67%) CISSP
3 8 (13.33%) CISM
4 7 (11.67%) Degree
4 7 (11.67%) Microsoft Certification
5 6 (10.00%) CESG Certified Professional
5 6 (10.00%) MCSA
5 6 (10.00%) MCSE
6 5 (8.33%) CEH
6 5 (8.33%) CPTE
6 5 (8.33%) GPEN
7 2 (3.33%) IISP
7 2 (3.33%) ISACA
8 1 (1.67%) ISEB
8 1 (1.67%) ISTQB
8 1 (1.67%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
8 1 (1.67%) Master's Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 13 (21.67%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 8 (13.33%) Cyber Essentials
3 6 (10.00%) Cyber Essentials PLUS
3 6 (10.00%) PMO
4 3 (5.00%) GDPR
4 3 (5.00%) SLA
5 1 (1.67%) ISO/IEC 20000
System Software
1 8 (13.33%) Hyper-V
2 4 (6.67%) Active Directory
3 3 (5.00%) VMware Infrastructure
4 2 (3.33%) Docker
4 2 (3.33%) Oracle Clusterware
4 2 (3.33%) XenServer
5 1 (1.67%) Oracle RAC
5 1 (1.67%) vCloud
5 1 (1.67%) Virtual Machines
5 1 (1.67%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 7 (11.67%) SCCM
2 6 (10.00%) SCVMM
3 3 (5.00%) Failover Clustering
3 3 (5.00%) Microsoft Clustering
4 2 (3.33%) Kubernetes
4 2 (3.33%) Opscode Chef
4 2 (3.33%) Puppet
4 2 (3.33%) Terraform
5 1 (1.67%) Forefront Identity Manager
5 1 (1.67%) Oracle RMAN
5 1 (1.67%) SCOM
Vendors
1 21 (35.00%) Microsoft
2 9 (15.00%) F5
2 9 (15.00%) VMware
3 7 (11.67%) Cisco
4 6 (10.00%) Aruba
4 6 (10.00%) HP
4 6 (10.00%) Mitel
5 5 (8.33%) IBM
5 5 (8.33%) Oracle
6 3 (5.00%) CheckPoint
7 2 (3.33%) Red Hat
8 1 (1.67%) Citrix
8 1 (1.67%) Egenera
8 1 (1.67%) Lumension
8 1 (1.67%) McAfee