Period
to 13 December 2019

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 13 December 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Security Check (SC) Clearance
England > East of England
6 months to
13 Dec 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 102 166 231
Rank change year-on-year +64 +65 -27
Permanent jobs citing SC Cleared 183 176 132
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the East of England 2.78% 1.78% 1.09%
As % of the Qualifications category 10.36% 6.25% 3.55%
Number of salaries quoted 169 121 122
East of England median annual salary £42,500 £60,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -29.17% +33.33% +5.88%
10th Percentile £26,250 £29,750 £23,500
90th Percentile £92,500 £92,500 £80,000
England median annual salary £54,000 £51,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year +4.85% +14.44% -

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 1,766 2,814 3,719
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the East of England 26.82% 28.41% 30.62%
Number of salaries quoted 1,225 1,934 2,936
East of England median annual salary £46,500 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +3.33% - +4.65%
10th Percentile £26,250 £25,974 £26,250
90th Percentile £73,750 £72,500 £65,000
England median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year - +5.26% +5.56%

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 13 December 2019.

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 13 December 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
Hertfordshire +34 122 £55,000 -8.33% 60
Cambridgeshire +65 38 £40,000 +26.98% 10
Essex +16 17 £42,500 -20.93% 9
Bedfordshire +13 5 £31,250 -50.40% 5
Suffolk +12 1 £39,500 -24.76% 2
SC Cleared
England

For the 6 months to 13 December 2019, 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.

1 183 (100.00%) Security Cleared
2 78 (42.62%) Data Migration
2 78 (42.62%) Migration
3 62 (33.88%) Microsoft
4 56 (30.60%) Problem-Solving
5 55 (30.05%) ETL
6 47 (25.68%) ITIL
7 43 (23.50%) Active Directory
8 38 (20.77%) Agile Software Development
9 37 (20.22%) SQL
9 37 (20.22%) SQL Server
10 36 (19.67%) Analytical Skills
11 35 (19.13%) Firewall
12 32 (17.49%) Scaled Agile Framework
13 31 (16.94%) Public Sector
14 30 (16.39%) Windows
15 29 (15.85%) Linux
16 28 (15.30%) ISO/IEC 27001
17 27 (14.75%) Incident Management
17 27 (14.75%) Oracle
17 27 (14.75%) C#
17 27 (14.75%) Microsoft Office
17 27 (14.75%) SLA
18 25 (13.66%) Project Delivery
19 24 (13.11%) Data Quality
20 23 (12.57%) PostgreSQL
20 23 (12.57%) IBM
20 23 (12.57%) SQL Server Integration Services
20 23 (12.57%) Data Analysis
20 23 (12.57%) Talend

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 (4.37%) Exchange Server 2013
1 8 (4.37%) Skype for Business
2 3 (1.64%) SharePoint
3 1 (0.55%) Apache
3 1 (0.55%) Confluence
Applications
1 27 (14.75%) Microsoft Office
2 5 (2.73%) OrCAD
3 3 (1.64%) InfoPath
3 3 (1.64%) Microsoft Excel
3 3 (1.64%) Microsoft PowerPoint
3 3 (1.64%) Spreadsheet
4 1 (0.55%) AutoCAD
4 1 (0.55%) Microsoft Project
4 1 (0.55%) Simulink
4 1 (0.55%) Stateflow
Business Applications
1 4 (2.19%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 18 (9.84%) Azure
2 17 (9.29%) AWS
3 10 (5.46%) Office 365
4 5 (2.73%) GCP
Communications & Networking
1 35 (19.13%) Firewall
2 8 (4.37%) Network Security
2 8 (4.37%) Skype
3 6 (3.28%) Intrusion Detection
3 6 (3.28%) Software-Defined Networking
3 6 (3.28%) TCP/IP
4 5 (2.73%) Unified Communications
4 5 (2.73%) Wireshark
5 3 (1.64%) Cisco Nexus
5 3 (1.64%) NetScaler
6 2 (1.09%) HTTP
6 2 (1.09%) LAN
6 2 (1.09%) WAN
7 1 (0.55%) DNS
7 1 (0.55%) Fibre Channel
7 1 (0.55%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 37 (20.22%) SQL Server
2 23 (12.57%) IBM InfoSphere
2 23 (12.57%) PostgreSQL
2 23 (12.57%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 3 (1.64%) GIS
3 3 (1.64%) RDBMS
3 3 (1.64%) Relational Database
4 2 (1.09%) Geospatial Data
5 1 (0.55%) NoSQL
5 1 (0.55%) Spatial Data
Development Applications
1 14 (7.65%) JIRA
2 10 (5.46%) Zephyr
3 7 (3.83%) Visual Studio
4 3 (1.64%) JUnit
4 3 (1.64%) Oracle Forms
5 2 (1.09%) eggPlant
5 2 (1.09%) Selenium
5 2 (1.09%) SoapUI
5 2 (1.09%) Team Foundation Server
6 1 (0.55%) Bitbucket
6 1 (0.55%) CruiseControl
6 1 (0.55%) FishEye
6 1 (0.55%) Git (software)
6 1 (0.55%) Hudson
6 1 (0.55%) Mockito
6 1 (0.55%) Subversion
6 1 (0.55%) TeamCity
General
1 31 (16.94%) Public Sector
2 10 (5.46%) Electronics
3 7 (3.83%) Aerospace
4 5 (2.73%) Retail
5 4 (2.19%) Manufacturing
5 4 (2.19%) Military
6 3 (1.64%) Finance
6 3 (1.64%) Marketing
6 3 (1.64%) Publishing
6 3 (1.64%) Telecoms
7 2 (1.09%) Advertising
7 2 (1.09%) Automotive
8 1 (0.55%) Legal
Job Titles
1 28 (15.30%) Consultant
2 24 (13.11%) Developer
2 24 (13.11%) IT Support
3 23 (12.57%) C# Developer
3 23 (12.57%) Data Consultant
3 23 (12.57%) Data Migration Consultant
3 23 (12.57%) Data Migration Developer
3 23 (12.57%) Data Migration Lead
3 23 (12.57%) ETL Developer
3 23 (12.57%) IT Support Technician
3 23 (12.57%) IT Technician
3 23 (12.57%) Migration Consultant
3 23 (12.57%) Oracle Developer
3 23 (12.57%) Oracle ETL Developer
3 23 (12.57%) PostgreSQL Developer
3 23 (12.57%) Service Desk Support
3 23 (12.57%) Service Desk Technician
3 23 (12.57%) SQL Developer
3 23 (12.57%) SQL Server Developer
3 23 (12.57%) Support Technician
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (2.73%) Flash
1 5 (2.73%) MFC
1 5 (2.73%) OpenGL
2 4 (2.19%) REST
3 3 (1.64%) .NET
3 3 (1.64%) ASP.NET
3 3 (1.64%) Backbone.js
3 3 (1.64%) CSS
3 3 (1.64%) HTML
3 3 (1.64%) jQuery
3 3 (1.64%) Middleware
4 2 (1.09%) GWT
4 2 (1.09%) Hibernate
4 2 (1.09%) RESTful
4 2 (1.09%) SOAP
4 2 (1.09%) Spring
4 2 (1.09%) Web Services
5 1 (0.55%) Apache Camel
5 1 (0.55%) JMS
5 1 (0.55%) Spring Integration
Miscellaneous
1 36 (19.67%) Analytical Skills
2 9 (4.92%) Hybrid Cloud
3 7 (3.83%) Management Information System
4 5 (2.73%) CAN bus
4 5 (2.73%) Cyber Kill Chain
4 5 (2.73%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
4 5 (2.73%) NHS
5 2 (1.09%) CCTV
5 2 (1.09%) Clustering
5 2 (1.09%) Data Centre
6 1 (0.55%) Algorithms
6 1 (0.55%) Cyberthreat
6 1 (0.55%) Lidar
Operating Systems
1 30 (16.39%) Windows
2 29 (15.85%) Linux
3 12 (6.56%) Windows Server
4 10 (5.46%) Windows Server 2008
5 9 (4.92%) Windows Server 2012
6 6 (3.28%) Unix
7 2 (1.09%) Windows 10
7 2 (1.09%) Windows 7
7 2 (1.09%) Windows 8
8 1 (0.55%) CentOS
8 1 (0.55%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 78 (42.62%) Data Migration
1 78 (42.62%) Migration
2 56 (30.60%) Problem-Solving
3 55 (30.05%) ETL
4 47 (25.68%) ITIL
5 38 (20.77%) Agile Software Development
6 32 (17.49%) Scaled Agile Framework
7 27 (14.75%) Incident Management
8 25 (13.66%) Project Delivery
9 23 (12.57%) Data Analysis
9 23 (12.57%) Master Data Management
10 15 (8.20%) Information Security
10 15 (8.20%) Software Engineering
11 14 (7.65%) Infrastructure Engineering
12 13 (7.10%) Test Scripting
13 11 (6.01%) Change Management
14 10 (5.46%) Network Management
15 9 (4.92%) Data Modelling
15 9 (4.92%) Security Operations
15 9 (4.92%) Service Management
Programming Languages
1 37 (20.22%) SQL
2 27 (14.75%) C#
3 18 (9.84%) C
4 16 (8.74%) C++
5 6 (3.28%) Embedded C++
5 6 (3.28%) Java
5 6 (3.28%) MATLAB
6 5 (2.73%) Embedded C
7 3 (1.64%) PowerShell
8 1 (0.55%) JavaScript
8 1 (0.55%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 183 (100.00%) Security Cleared
2 13 (7.10%) CCNA
2 13 (7.10%) Cisco Certification
3 9 (4.92%) ISTQB
3 9 (4.92%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
4 8 (4.37%) CCNP
5 7 (3.83%) CCENT
6 6 (3.28%) Degree
6 6 (3.28%) DV Cleared
7 5 (2.73%) CISM
7 5 (2.73%) GCFA
7 5 (2.73%) GCIH
8 4 (2.19%) CISA
8 4 (2.19%) ISO 27001 Lead Auditor
9 3 (1.64%) A+ Certification
9 3 (1.64%) CISMP
9 3 (1.64%) MCSA
9 3 (1.64%) Microsoft Certification
10 1 (0.55%) DBS Check
10 1 (0.55%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 28 (15.30%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 27 (14.75%) SLA
3 24 (13.11%) Data Quality
4 10 (5.46%) QA
5 6 (3.28%) ISO/IEC 20000
6 4 (2.19%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
6 4 (2.19%) PCI DSS
7 2 (1.09%) JSP 440
8 1 (0.55%) HMG Security Policy Framework
System Software
1 43 (23.50%) Active Directory
2 6 (3.28%) Firmware
3 5 (2.73%) Snort
4 3 (1.64%) VMware ESXi
5 2 (1.09%) Hyper-V
5 2 (1.09%) Virtual Machines
5 2 (1.09%) VMware Infrastructure
6 1 (0.55%) BitLocker
6 1 (0.55%) Microsoft App-V
6 1 (0.55%) VMware Workstation
6 1 (0.55%) vSphere
6 1 (0.55%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 14 (7.65%) SCCM
2 5 (2.73%) Cisco CUCM
2 5 (2.73%) EnCase
2 5 (2.73%) FTK
2 5 (2.73%) Host Intrusion Detection System
3 2 (1.09%) FortiGate
4 1 (0.55%) Backup Exec
4 1 (0.55%) Nagios
4 1 (0.55%) Opscode Chef
4 1 (0.55%) PowerCLI
4 1 (0.55%) Puppet
4 1 (0.55%) SCOM
4 1 (0.55%) WSUS
Vendors
1 62 (33.88%) Microsoft
2 27 (14.75%) Oracle
3 23 (12.57%) IBM
3 23 (12.57%) Talend
4 22 (12.02%) Cisco
5 17 (9.29%) F5
5 17 (9.29%) VMware
6 11 (6.01%) CheckPoint
6 11 (6.01%) Fortinet
7 10 (5.46%) HP
7 10 (5.46%) Xilinx
8 8 (4.37%) Citrix
9 6 (3.28%) Aruba
9 6 (3.28%) Juniper
10 5 (2.73%) Altera
10 5 (2.73%) FireEye
10 5 (2.73%) Google
10 5 (2.73%) NetWitness
10 5 (2.73%) Sun
11 4 (2.19%) Palo Alto