The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in the East of England with a requirement for SC Cleared qualifications. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 29 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Security Check (SC) Clearance
England / East of England
3 months to
29 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 177 151 130
Rank change year-on-year -26 -21  
Permanent jobs citing SC Cleared 76 129 156
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the East of England 1.23% 1.73% 2.06%
As % of the Qualifications category 4.31% 5.84% 6.79%
Number of salaries quoted 41 79 103
Median salary £42,500 £42,500 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - -15.00%  
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £35,500 £24,400
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £67,500 £79,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year - -5.26%  

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 academic qualifications and professional certifications cited in permanent job vacancies advertised in the East of England.

Academic & Professional Certification
East of England
Permanent job vacancies requiring academic qualifications or professional certifications 1764 2208 2297
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the East of England 28.53% 29.68% 30.40%
Number of salaries quoted 1305 1735 1810
Median salary £43,000 £42,500 £43,900
Median salary % change year-on-year +1.17% -3.18%  
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £62,500 £66,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,500

SC Cleared
Job Vacancy Trend in the East of England

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in the East of England citing SC Cleared as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the Qualifications category.

Job vacancy trend for SC Cleared in the East of England

SC Cleared
Salary Trend in the East of England

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

Salary trend for SC Cleared in the East of England

SC Cleared
Salary Histogram in the East of England

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing SC Cleared in the East of England over the 3 months to 29 March 2017.

Salary histogram for SC Cleared in the East of England

SC Cleared
Job Locations in the East of England

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 of England region over the 3 months to 29 March 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Hertfordshire -29 50 £45,000 +5.88% 6
Cambridgeshire +16 12 £40,000 +8.47% 5
Essex +21 7 £40,000 -36.00%
Bedfordshire +22 3 £45,000 +12.50%
Suffolk +14 2 £45,000 +3.44%
Norfolk -14 2 £46,250 -31.48% 2
SC Cleared
England

For the 6 months to 29 March 2017, IT jobs citing SC Cleared also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the East of England region with a requirement for SC Cleared.

1 127 (100.00%) Security Cleared
2 53 (41.73%) ITIL
3 46 (36.22%) Active Directory
4 45 (35.43%) Microsoft
5 44 (34.65%) Windows
6 30 (23.62%) Cisco
7 26 (20.47%) Windows Server
8 22 (17.32%) Firewall
8 22 (17.32%) VMware
8 22 (17.32%) Information Security
9 21 (16.54%) DHCP
9 21 (16.54%) DNS
10 20 (15.75%) MCP
10 20 (15.75%) MS Office
11 19 (14.96%) VMware Infrastructure
12 18 (14.17%) C
12 18 (14.17%) Agile Software Development
12 18 (14.17%) Software Engineering
13 17 (13.39%) Incident Management
13 17 (13.39%) Management Information System
13 17 (13.39%) CISSP
13 17 (13.39%) Service Management
13 17 (13.39%) Office 365
14 16 (12.60%) Microsoft Certification
15 15 (11.81%) ISO/IEC 27001
15 15 (11.81%) CESG Certified Professional
16 14 (11.02%) Relational Database
16 14 (11.02%) Java
16 14 (11.02%) UML
16 14 (11.02%) TCP/IP

SC Cleared
Co-occurring IT Skills in the East of England 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 13 (10.24%) MS Exchange
2 12 (9.45%) SharePoint
2 12 (9.45%) Skype for Business
3 8 (6.30%) Apache
3 8 (6.30%) JBoss
4 4 (3.15%) Exchange Server 2013
5 2 (1.57%) SharePoint Server
6 1 (0.79%) Exchange Server 2007
6 1 (0.79%) Exchange Server 2010
6 1 (0.79%) IIS
6 1 (0.79%) NetWeaver
Applications
1 20 (15.75%) MS Office
2 10 (7.87%) MS Excel
3 2 (1.57%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 3 (2.36%) SAP BPC
1 3 (2.36%) SAP Forecasting and Replenishment
1 3 (2.36%) SAP MM
1 3 (2.36%) SAP PP
1 3 (2.36%) SAP SCM
2 1 (0.79%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 17 (13.39%) Office 365
2 8 (6.30%) Cloud Computing
3 4 (3.15%) SaaS
4 2 (1.57%) Microsoft Azure
5 1 (0.79%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 22 (17.32%) Firewall
2 21 (16.54%) DHCP
2 21 (16.54%) DNS
3 14 (11.02%) TCP/IP
4 11 (8.66%) Skype
5 6 (4.72%) LAN
5 6 (4.72%) WAN
6 5 (3.94%) HTTP
6 5 (3.94%) Network Security
7 4 (3.15%) Cisco ASA
7 4 (3.15%) SNMP
7 4 (3.15%) VoIP
8 3 (2.36%) Cisco Nexus
8 3 (2.36%) VPN
9 2 (1.57%) Broadband
9 2 (1.57%) ISDN
9 2 (1.57%) NetScaler
9 2 (1.57%) PBX
9 2 (1.57%) Wireless
10 1 (0.79%) TETRA
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (11.02%) Relational Database
2 13 (10.24%) RDBMS
3 11 (8.66%) Geospatial Data
3 11 (8.66%) GIS
4 7 (5.51%) SQL Server
5 6 (4.72%) JasperReports
6 2 (1.57%) Crystal Reports
6 2 (1.57%) MySQL
6 2 (1.57%) OLAP
6 2 (1.57%) OLTP
6 2 (1.57%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 12 (9.45%) JIRA
1 12 (9.45%) JUnit
1 12 (9.45%) TeamCity
2 11 (8.66%) ClearQuest
2 11 (8.66%) CruiseControl
2 11 (8.66%) FishEye
2 11 (8.66%) Hudson
2 11 (8.66%) Jenkins
3 6 (4.72%) Ant
3 6 (4.72%) Maven
4 5 (3.94%) Selenium
4 5 (3.94%) SoapUI
4 5 (3.94%) Zephyr
5 4 (3.15%) MSI
5 4 (3.15%) Rational DOORS
6 3 (2.36%) Visual Studio
7 1 (0.79%) Mercurial
7 1 (0.79%) Mockito
7 1 (0.79%) Moq
7 1 (0.79%) Subversion
General
1 14 (11.02%) Manufacturing
2 9 (7.09%) Telecoms
3 7 (5.51%) Electronics
4 6 (4.72%) Finance
5 4 (3.15%) Aerospace
5 4 (3.15%) Military
6 3 (2.36%) Front Office
7 1 (0.79%) Law
7 1 (0.79%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 16 (12.60%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 15 (11.81%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
2 15 (11.81%) Support Engineer
3 12 (9.45%) Analyst
3 12 (9.45%) Software Engineer
4 11 (8.66%) 3rd Line Engineer
4 11 (8.66%) IT Engineer
4 11 (8.66%) IT Support
5 10 (7.87%) Operational Security Manager
5 10 (7.87%) Security Manager
5 10 (7.87%) Security Operations Manager
6 9 (7.09%) Consultant
6 9 (7.09%) IT Support Engineer
7 8 (6.30%) Test Engineer
8 7 (5.51%) Help Desk Engineer
8 7 (5.51%) Help Desk Support
8 7 (5.51%) Help Desk Support Engineer
9 6 (4.72%) Incident Analyst
9 6 (4.72%) Java Engineer
9 6 (4.72%) Senior Java Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (9.45%) Web Services
2 11 (8.66%) GWT
2 11 (8.66%) Middleware
2 11 (8.66%) REST
3 8 (6.30%) JSON
3 8 (6.30%) SOAP
4 7 (5.51%) CSS
4 7 (5.51%) Spring
4 7 (5.51%) Swing
5 6 (4.72%) Ajax
5 6 (4.72%) Apache Flex
5 6 (4.72%) AWT
5 6 (4.72%) Hibernate
5 6 (4.72%) JMS
5 6 (4.72%) RESTful
6 3 (2.36%) .NET
6 3 (2.36%) XML
7 1 (0.79%) HTML
7 1 (0.79%) Struts
7 1 (0.79%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 17 (13.39%) Management Information System
2 11 (8.66%) Blackberry
3 9 (7.09%) Driving Licence
4 8 (6.30%) CESG
5 6 (4.72%) e-Health
5 6 (4.72%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
6 5 (3.94%) Computer Science
6 5 (3.94%) e-Learning
6 5 (3.94%) N-Tier
7 4 (3.15%) Analytical Skills
7 4 (3.15%) Client/Server
7 4 (3.15%) Cyberthreat
7 4 (3.15%) EMC VNX
7 4 (3.15%) Security Operations Centre
7 4 (3.15%) VxBlock/Vblock
8 3 (2.36%) Cybercrime
9 2 (1.57%) Handset
10 1 (0.79%) CESG CLAS
10 1 (0.79%) Data Centre
10 1 (0.79%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
Operating Systems
1 44 (34.65%) Windows
2 26 (20.47%) Windows Server
3 11 (8.66%) Linux
4 9 (7.09%) Windows Server 2012
5 8 (6.30%) Unix
5 8 (6.30%) Windows 7
5 8 (6.30%) Windows Server 2008
6 7 (5.51%) Windows 10
7 5 (3.94%) Windows Server 2003
8 4 (3.15%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 3 (2.36%) CentOS
10 2 (1.57%) Windows XP
11 1 (0.79%) AIX
11 1 (0.79%) HPUX
11 1 (0.79%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 53 (41.73%) ITIL
2 22 (17.32%) Information Security
3 18 (14.17%) Agile Software Development
3 18 (14.17%) Software Engineering
4 17 (13.39%) Incident Management
4 17 (13.39%) Service Management
5 14 (11.02%) UML
6 13 (10.24%) Issue Tracking
6 13 (10.24%) OO
7 12 (9.45%) Change Management
7 12 (9.45%) Continuous Integration
7 12 (9.45%) Cybersecurity
7 12 (9.45%) TDD
8 11 (8.66%) DevOps
8 11 (8.66%) Kanban
8 11 (8.66%) Open Source
8 11 (8.66%) Scrum
9 10 (7.87%) Problem Management
9 10 (7.87%) Risk Management
10 9 (7.09%) Security Management
Programming Languages
1 18 (14.17%) C
2 14 (11.02%) Java
3 13 (10.24%) PowerShell
3 13 (10.24%) VB
4 12 (9.45%) VBScript
5 9 (7.09%) SQL
6 7 (5.51%) JavaScript
7 4 (3.15%) C#
8 3 (2.36%) VB.NET
9 2 (1.57%) PHP
10 1 (0.79%) ABAP
10 1 (0.79%) Bash Shell
10 1 (0.79%) VB6
Qualifications
1 127 (100.00%) Security Cleared
2 20 (15.75%) MCP
3 17 (13.39%) CISSP
4 16 (12.60%) Microsoft Certification
5 15 (11.81%) CESG Certified Professional
6 13 (10.24%) CISM
6 13 (10.24%) MCSE
7 9 (7.09%) CISA
7 9 (7.09%) MCSA
8 8 (6.30%) SANS
9 7 (5.51%) Cisco Certification
10 6 (4.72%) CEH
10 6 (4.72%) CRISC
10 6 (4.72%) Degree
10 6 (4.72%) DV Cleared
11 5 (3.94%) CCNP
11 5 (3.94%) CCSE
11 5 (3.94%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
12 4 (3.15%) CCDP
12 4 (3.15%) CCIE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 15 (11.81%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 12 (9.45%) SLA
3 6 (4.72%) PCI DSS
4 5 (3.94%) ISO 9001
5 4 (3.15%) GPG13
5 4 (3.15%) HMG Security Policy Framework
6 2 (1.57%) Data Quality
6 2 (1.57%) ISAE 3402
6 2 (1.57%) JSP 440
6 2 (1.57%) RMADS
7 1 (0.79%) Cyber Essentials
7 1 (0.79%) ISO13485
System Software
1 46 (36.22%) Active Directory
2 19 (14.96%) VMware Infrastructure
3 12 (9.45%) vSphere
4 8 (6.30%) Forefront TMG
4 8 (6.30%) XenApp
4 8 (6.30%) XenDesktop
5 4 (3.15%) Microsoft App-V
6 3 (2.36%) Hyper-V
6 3 (2.36%) VMware ESX
7 2 (1.57%) Virtual Servers
Systems Management
1 13 (10.24%) SCCM
2 4 (3.15%) BladeLogic
2 4 (3.15%) BMC PATROL
2 4 (3.15%) HP Data Protector
2 4 (3.15%) Microsoft Intune
2 4 (3.15%) Nagios
2 4 (3.15%) NetBackup
2 4 (3.15%) OpenView
2 4 (3.15%) SCOrch
2 4 (3.15%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
2 4 (3.15%) Tivoli
2 4 (3.15%) Tivoli Endpoint Manager
3 1 (0.79%) Nessus
3 1 (0.79%) Nmap
Vendors
1 45 (35.43%) Microsoft
2 30 (23.62%) Cisco
3 22 (17.32%) VMware
4 13 (10.24%) Computacenter
5 12 (9.45%) Citrix
6 11 (8.66%) Atlassian
6 11 (8.66%) HP
7 8 (6.30%) BMC
8 7 (5.51%) CheckPoint
8 7 (5.51%) NetApp
9 6 (4.72%) Adobe
9 6 (4.72%) AlienVault
9 6 (4.72%) Google
9 6 (4.72%) LogLogic
9 6 (4.72%) LogRhythm
10 5 (3.94%) IBM
10 5 (3.94%) Symantec
11 4 (3.15%) Compuware
11 4 (3.15%) EMC
11 4 (3.15%) Red Hat
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