Period
to 21 October 2018

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 6 months to 21 October 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Security Check (SC) Clearance
England > East of England
6 months to
21 Oct 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 184 235 171
Rank change year-on-year +51 -64 -6
Permanent jobs citing SC Cleared 161 123 222
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the East of England 1.53% 1.06% 1.68%
As % of the Qualifications category 5.31% 3.47% 5.91%
Number of salaries quoted 97 107 152
East of England median annual salary £60,000 £47,500 £43,750
Median salary % change year-on-year +26.32% +8.57% -16.67%
10th Percentile £28,500 £22,000 £23,800
90th Percentile £83,750 £80,000 £67,500
England median annual salary £50,000 £46,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year +8.70% -3.16% -

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 of England with a requirement for academic qualifications or professional certifications.

All Academic and Professional Certifications
East of England
Permanent vacancies requiring academic qualifications or professional certifications 3,033 3,546 3,756
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the East of England 28.86% 30.67% 28.49%
Number of salaries quoted 2,140 2,807 2,969
East of England median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £43,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +4.65% -
10th Percentile £25,000 £26,250 £23,500
90th Percentile £73,750 £65,000 £65,000
England median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £46,500
% change year-on-year +5.26% +2.15% +3.33%

SC Cleared
Job Vacancy Trend in the East of England

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

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 6 months to 21 October 2018.

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 6 months to 21 October 2018. 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
Hertfordshire +35 115 £60,000 +26.32% 17
Bedfordshire +22 16 £63,000 +0.80% 10
Cambridgeshire +19 16 £31,500 +5.00% 9
Essex +25 11 £55,000 +40.46% 9
Suffolk - 3 £52,500 - 3
SC Cleared
England

For the 6 months to 21 October 2018, 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 of England region with a requirement for SC Cleared.

1 161 (100.00%) Security Cleared
2 59 (36.65%) Migration
3 54 (33.54%) Data Migration
4 51 (31.68%) SQL Server
5 48 (29.81%) Agile Software Development
6 45 (27.95%) C#
7 40 (24.84%) SQL
8 39 (24.22%) Scaled Agile Framework
9 36 (22.36%) Data Quality
10 34 (21.12%) Microsoft
11 32 (19.88%) Analytical Skills
11 32 (19.88%) Problem-Solving
12 31 (19.25%) ETL
13 29 (18.01%) Oracle
13 29 (18.01%) JIRA
14 28 (17.39%) ITIL
15 27 (16.77%) XML
15 27 (16.77%) Reference Data
15 27 (16.77%) PostgreSQL
16 24 (14.91%) Scrum
16 24 (14.91%) TDD
16 24 (14.91%) SLA
16 24 (14.91%) Test Automation
17 23 (14.29%) BDD
18 22 (13.66%) Project Management
18 22 (13.66%) Windows
18 22 (13.66%) Microsoft Project
19 21 (13.04%) PL/SQL
19 21 (13.04%) Data Mapping
19 21 (13.04%) Microsoft PowerPoint

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 8 (4.97%) SharePoint
2 2 (1.24%) MS Exchange
2 2 (1.24%) OpenStack
3 1 (0.62%) LiveLink
3 1 (0.62%) SharePoint 2013
3 1 (0.62%) Skype for Business
3 1 (0.62%) WebSphere
Applications
1 22 (13.66%) Microsoft Project
2 21 (13.04%) Microsoft PowerPoint
3 20 (12.42%) Microsoft Excel
4 17 (10.56%) Microsoft Office
5 2 (1.24%) MS Visio
5 2 (1.24%) Windchill
6 1 (0.62%) Acrobat
6 1 (0.62%) PTC Creo
6 1 (0.62%) Simulink
Business Applications
1 7 (4.35%) Dynamics CRM
2 2 (1.24%) Teamcenter
3 1 (0.62%) SAP ERP
Cloud Services
1 11 (6.83%) Amazon AWS
1 11 (6.83%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (1.24%) Google Cloud Platform
3 1 (0.62%) Amazon EC2
3 1 (0.62%) Amazon S3
3 1 (0.62%) AWS CloudFormation
3 1 (0.62%) Azure Active Directory
Communications & Networking
1 4 (2.48%) Firewall
1 4 (2.48%) LAN
1 4 (2.48%) VLAN
2 3 (1.86%) SMS
2 3 (1.86%) VPN
3 2 (1.24%) ASN.1
3 2 (1.24%) Cisco IOS
3 2 (1.24%) Cisco Nexus
3 2 (1.24%) NX-OS
3 2 (1.24%) VoIP
3 2 (1.24%) Wireless
4 1 (0.62%) Cisco ASA
4 1 (0.62%) Cisco Firepower
4 1 (0.62%) Cisco ISE
4 1 (0.62%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
4 1 (0.62%) Link 11
4 1 (0.62%) Link 16
4 1 (0.62%) Link 22
4 1 (0.62%) Tactical Data Link
4 1 (0.62%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 51 (31.68%) SQL Server
2 27 (16.77%) PostgreSQL
3 15 (9.32%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 10 (6.21%) SQL Server 2016
5 9 (5.59%) SQL Server 2008
5 9 (5.59%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 7 (4.35%) Amazon RDS
6 7 (4.35%) Amazon Redshift
6 7 (4.35%) Apache Cassandra
6 7 (4.35%) MariaDB
6 7 (4.35%) MySQL
6 7 (4.35%) Oracle Database
6 7 (4.35%) Oracle Database 10g
6 7 (4.35%) Oracle Database 11g
6 7 (4.35%) Oracle Database 12c
7 6 (3.73%) RDBMS
7 6 (3.73%) Relational Database
8 5 (3.11%) Data Warehouse
9 1 (0.62%) Big Data
9 1 (0.62%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 29 (18.01%) JIRA
2 16 (9.94%) Subversion
3 7 (4.35%) Jenkins
4 6 (3.73%) Rational DOORS
4 6 (3.73%) Team Foundation Server
5 2 (1.24%) IDA Disassembler
5 2 (1.24%) Zephyr
6 1 (0.62%) InstallShield
6 1 (0.62%) MSI
6 1 (0.62%) Rational Rhapsody
6 1 (0.62%) Robot Framework
6 1 (0.62%) Visual Studio
General
1 8 (4.97%) Finance
2 6 (3.73%) Aerospace
2 6 (3.73%) Retail
3 4 (2.48%) Manufacturing
4 3 (1.86%) Military
5 2 (1.24%) Legal
6 1 (0.62%) Advertising
6 1 (0.62%) Electronics
6 1 (0.62%) Front Office
6 1 (0.62%) Law
Job Titles
1 32 (19.88%) Developer
2 23 (14.29%) Project Manager
3 21 (13.04%) Data Migration Developer
4 20 (12.42%) Analyst
5 17 (10.56%) Scrum Master
5 17 (10.56%) ScrumMaster Project Manager
6 15 (9.32%) ETL Developer
6 15 (9.32%) Oracle Developer
6 15 (9.32%) Oracle ETL Developer
6 15 (9.32%) PostgreSQL Developer
6 15 (9.32%) SQL Developer
6 15 (9.32%) SQL Server Developer
7 12 (7.45%) 1st Line Service Desk Analyst
7 12 (7.45%) IT Analyst
7 12 (7.45%) Network Engineer
7 12 (7.45%) Service Analyst
7 12 (7.45%) Service Desk Analyst
8 11 (6.83%) Consultant
9 9 (5.59%) Administrator
9 9 (5.59%) Migration Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 27 (16.77%) XML
2 15 (9.32%) JSON
3 13 (8.07%) HTML
4 8 (4.97%) .NET
5 7 (4.35%) ASP.NET
5 7 (4.35%) RESTful
6 6 (3.73%) DHTML
6 6 (3.73%) WPF
6 6 (3.73%) XSD
7 3 (1.86%) Flash
8 2 (1.24%) Web Services
9 1 (0.62%) .NET Framework
9 1 (0.62%) CSS
9 1 (0.62%) HTML5
9 1 (0.62%) ODBC
9 1 (0.62%) RabbitMQ
9 1 (0.62%) Spring
9 1 (0.62%) Spring Boot
9 1 (0.62%) WCF
9 1 (0.62%) WebSphere MQ
Miscellaneous
1 32 (19.88%) Analytical Skills
2 27 (16.77%) Reference Data
3 12 (7.45%) Video Conferencing
4 6 (3.73%) Driving Licence
5 5 (3.11%) NHS
6 2 (1.24%) Computer Science
6 2 (1.24%) Cyber Defence
6 2 (1.24%) Embedded Systems
7 1 (0.62%) Cloud Native
7 1 (0.62%) Data Centre
7 1 (0.62%) EMC VNX
7 1 (0.62%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
7 1 (0.62%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
7 1 (0.62%) Management Information System
7 1 (0.62%) N-Tier
7 1 (0.62%) Self-Motivation
Operating Systems
1 22 (13.66%) Windows
2 10 (6.21%) Linux
3 8 (4.97%) Windows Server
4 7 (4.35%) Unix
5 6 (3.73%) Windows Server 2008
5 6 (3.73%) Windows Server 2012
6 2 (1.24%) Android
6 2 (1.24%) Apple iOS
6 2 (1.24%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 59 (36.65%) Migration
2 54 (33.54%) Data Migration
3 48 (29.81%) Agile Software Development
4 39 (24.22%) Scaled Agile Framework
5 32 (19.88%) Problem-Solving
6 31 (19.25%) ETL
7 28 (17.39%) ITIL
8 24 (14.91%) Scrum
8 24 (14.91%) TDD
8 24 (14.91%) Test Automation
9 23 (14.29%) BDD
10 22 (13.66%) Project Management
11 21 (13.04%) Data Mapping
12 20 (12.42%) Incident Management
13 16 (9.94%) Data Analysis
13 16 (9.94%) PRINCE2
13 16 (9.94%) Time Management
14 15 (9.32%) Master Data Management
15 14 (8.70%) Change Management
16 12 (7.45%) Customer Requirements
Programming Languages
1 45 (27.95%) C#
2 40 (24.84%) SQL
3 21 (13.04%) PL/SQL
4 15 (9.32%) T-SQL
5 12 (7.45%) C++
6 8 (4.97%) C
6 8 (4.97%) Java
7 6 (3.73%) JavaScript
7 6 (3.73%) PHP
7 6 (3.73%) VBA
7 6 (3.73%) XAML
8 4 (2.48%) Python
9 1 (0.62%) Bash Shell
9 1 (0.62%) MATLAB
9 1 (0.62%) PowerShell
9 1 (0.62%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 161 (100.00%) Security Cleared
2 17 (10.56%) Degree
3 8 (4.97%) Cisco Certification
4 7 (4.35%) CCNA
5 6 (3.73%) CCENT
6 5 (3.11%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
6 5 (3.11%) Master's Degree
7 4 (2.48%) CCNP
7 4 (2.48%) DV Cleared
8 3 (1.86%) ISEB
8 3 (1.86%) ISTQB
9 2 (1.24%) HND
9 2 (1.24%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
10 1 (0.62%) CCIE
10 1 (0.62%) CCIE Security
10 1 (0.62%) ITIL Certification
10 1 (0.62%) MCP
10 1 (0.62%) PhD
10 1 (0.62%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 36 (22.36%) Data Quality
2 24 (14.91%) SLA
3 6 (3.73%) QA
4 5 (3.11%) PMO
5 4 (2.48%) GDPR
6 1 (0.62%) HMG Security Policy Framework
6 1 (0.62%) ISO/IEC 27001
6 1 (0.62%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
6 1 (0.62%) PCI DSS
6 1 (0.62%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 9 (5.59%) Active Directory
2 6 (3.73%) VMware Infrastructure
3 5 (3.11%) VMware Workstation
4 2 (1.24%) Docker
4 2 (1.24%) ProxySG
5 1 (0.62%) Firmware
5 1 (0.62%) Microsoft App-V
Systems Management
1 10 (6.21%) SCCM
2 5 (3.11%) Backup Exec
2 5 (3.11%) WSUS
3 1 (0.62%) Ansible
3 1 (0.62%) Kubernetes
3 1 (0.62%) Norton AntiVirus
3 1 (0.62%) Opscode Chef
3 1 (0.62%) Puppet
3 1 (0.62%) RSA Security Analytics
3 1 (0.62%) SCOrch
3 1 (0.62%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
3 1 (0.62%) Terraform
3 1 (0.62%) vRealize
3 1 (0.62%) vRealize Orchestrator
Vendors
1 34 (21.12%) Microsoft
2 29 (18.01%) Oracle
3 13 (8.07%) Cisco
4 9 (5.59%) CheckPoint
4 9 (5.59%) Talend
5 8 (4.97%) F5
6 7 (4.35%) Fortinet
6 7 (4.35%) VMware
7 6 (3.73%) Sophos
8 5 (3.11%) Juniper
8 5 (3.11%) Kaspersky
9 3 (1.86%) Cadence
9 3 (1.86%) Remedy
10 2 (1.24%) Blue Coat
10 2 (1.24%) Google
10 2 (1.24%) IBM
10 2 (1.24%) McAfee
10 2 (1.24%) PTC
10 2 (1.24%) SAP
10 2 (1.24%) Symantec