Period
to 11 December 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 11 December 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Security Check (SC) Clearance
England > East of England
6 months to
11 Dec 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 164 227 188
Rank change year-on-year +63 -39 -11
Permanent jobs citing SC Cleared 175 132 189
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the East of England 1.76% 1.09% 1.46%
As % of the Qualifications category 6.23% 3.53% 5.17%
Number of salaries quoted 120 122 124
East of England median annual salary £60,000 £45,000 £43,750
Median salary % change year-on-year +33.33% +2.86% -12.50%
10th Percentile £29,750 £23,500 £23,575
90th Percentile £92,500 £80,000 £67,500
England median annual salary £52,500 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +16.67% - -1.37%

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 2,808 3,740 3,653
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the East of England 28.31% 30.78% 28.25%
Number of salaries quoted 1,939 2,953 2,855
East of England median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £43,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +4.65% -1.44%
10th Percentile £26,000 £26,250 £25,000
90th Percentile £72,500 £65,000 £66,250
England median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £45,000
% 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 11 December 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 11 December 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 +76 139 £60,000 +26.32% 24
Cambridgeshire +21 16 £31,500 -0.79% 7
Essex +13 14 £53,750 +26.47% 16
Bedfordshire -1 3 £63,000 +0.80% 16
Suffolk - 3 £52,500 - 2
SC Cleared
England

For the 6 months to 11 December 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.

1 175 (100.00%) Security Cleared
2 72 (41.14%) Migration
3 67 (38.29%) Data Migration
4 60 (34.29%) SQL Server
5 55 (31.43%) Agile Software Development
6 51 (29.14%) C#
7 50 (28.57%) SQL
7 50 (28.57%) Data Quality
7 50 (28.57%) Problem-Solving
8 47 (26.86%) Analytical Skills
9 45 (25.71%) ETL
10 44 (25.14%) Scaled Agile Framework
11 38 (21.71%) Microsoft
12 37 (21.14%) XML
12 37 (21.14%) PostgreSQL
12 37 (21.14%) Reference Data
13 36 (20.57%) Oracle
14 34 (19.43%) Test Automation
15 33 (18.86%) JIRA
16 31 (17.71%) ITIL
17 30 (17.14%) TDD
18 29 (16.57%) BDD
19 28 (16.00%) SLA
20 27 (15.43%) PL/SQL
20 27 (15.43%) Data Mapping
21 26 (14.86%) JSON
22 25 (14.29%) Cisco
23 24 (13.71%) Windows
24 23 (13.14%) Data Analysis
24 23 (13.14%) Scrum

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 10 (5.71%) SharePoint
2 9 (5.14%) MS Exchange
3 4 (2.29%) Exchange Server 2010
3 4 (2.29%) Exchange Server 2013
3 4 (2.29%) Skype for Business
4 3 (1.71%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
4 3 (1.71%) Exchange Server 2000
4 3 (1.71%) Exchange Server 2003
4 3 (1.71%) Exchange Server 2007
4 3 (1.71%) IIS
4 3 (1.71%) Tomcat
5 2 (1.14%) OpenStack
6 1 (0.57%) Apache
6 1 (0.57%) JBoss
6 1 (0.57%) LiveLink
6 1 (0.57%) SharePoint 2013
6 1 (0.57%) WebSphere
Applications
1 21 (12.00%) Microsoft Project
2 19 (10.86%) Microsoft PowerPoint
3 18 (10.29%) Microsoft Excel
4 11 (6.29%) Microsoft Office
5 2 (1.14%) Windchill
6 1 (0.57%) Acrobat
6 1 (0.57%) MS Visio
6 1 (0.57%) PTC Creo
Business Applications
1 6 (3.43%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 11 (6.29%) Amazon AWS
1 11 (6.29%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (1.14%) Google Cloud Platform
3 1 (0.57%) Amazon EC2
3 1 (0.57%) Amazon S3
3 1 (0.57%) AWS CloudFormation
3 1 (0.57%) Azure Active Directory
Communications & Networking
1 13 (7.43%) Firewall
2 11 (6.29%) LAN
3 9 (5.14%) TCP/IP
4 7 (4.00%) VLAN
4 7 (4.00%) VPN
4 7 (4.00%) WAN
5 5 (2.86%) Cisco IOS
5 5 (2.86%) Internet
5 5 (2.86%) Intrusion Detection
5 5 (2.86%) NX-OS
5 5 (2.86%) VoIP
5 5 (2.86%) Wireless
6 4 (2.29%) DNS
6 4 (2.29%) OSPF
7 3 (1.71%) BGP
7 3 (1.71%) Fibre Channel
7 3 (1.71%) IPsec
7 3 (1.71%) NAS
7 3 (1.71%) SAN
7 3 (1.71%) SMTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 60 (34.29%) SQL Server
2 37 (21.14%) PostgreSQL
3 21 (12.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 19 (10.86%) SQL Server 2016
5 15 (8.57%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 7 (4.00%) RDBMS
6 7 (4.00%) Relational Database
7 6 (3.43%) SQL Server 2008
8 5 (2.86%) Amazon RDS
8 5 (2.86%) Amazon Redshift
8 5 (2.86%) Apache Cassandra
8 5 (2.86%) MariaDB
8 5 (2.86%) MySQL
8 5 (2.86%) Oracle Database
8 5 (2.86%) Oracle Database 10g
8 5 (2.86%) Oracle Database 11g
8 5 (2.86%) Oracle Database 12c
9 1 (0.57%) Data Warehouse
9 1 (0.57%) JasperReports
9 1 (0.57%) SQL Server 2014
Development Applications
1 33 (18.86%) JIRA
2 21 (12.00%) Subversion
3 7 (4.00%) Jenkins
4 6 (3.43%) Team Foundation Server
5 3 (1.71%) Eclipse
5 3 (1.71%) Visual Studio
6 2 (1.14%) IDA Disassembler
6 2 (1.14%) Rational DOORS
6 2 (1.14%) Zephyr
7 1 (0.57%) Ant
7 1 (0.57%) HP UFT
7 1 (0.57%) InstallShield
7 1 (0.57%) JUnit
7 1 (0.57%) Maven
7 1 (0.57%) MSI
7 1 (0.57%) Rational Rhapsody
7 1 (0.57%) Robot Framework
General
1 7 (4.00%) Finance
2 5 (2.86%) Telecoms
3 4 (2.29%) Military
4 2 (1.14%) Banking
4 2 (1.14%) Retail
5 1 (0.57%) Advertising
5 1 (0.57%) Front Office
Job Titles
1 37 (21.14%) Developer
2 27 (15.43%) Data Migration Developer
3 22 (12.57%) Project Manager
4 21 (12.00%) Analyst
4 21 (12.00%) ETL Developer
4 21 (12.00%) Oracle Developer
4 21 (12.00%) Oracle ETL Developer
4 21 (12.00%) PostgreSQL Developer
4 21 (12.00%) SQL Developer
4 21 (12.00%) SQL Server Developer
5 20 (11.43%) Network Engineer
6 16 (9.14%) Scrum Master
6 16 (9.14%) ScrumMaster Project Manager
7 15 (8.57%) Consultant
8 14 (8.00%) Architect
9 13 (7.43%) Data Consultant
9 13 (7.43%) Data Migration Consultant
9 13 (7.43%) Data Migration Lead
9 13 (7.43%) Migration Consultant
10 10 (5.71%) Migration Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 37 (21.14%) XML
2 26 (14.86%) JSON
3 12 (6.86%) HTML
4 11 (6.29%) RESTful
5 10 (5.71%) XSD
6 6 (3.43%) .NET
6 6 (3.43%) ASP.NET
6 6 (3.43%) DHTML
6 6 (3.43%) Flash
6 6 (3.43%) WPF
7 3 (1.71%) OpenGL
7 3 (1.71%) Web Services
8 2 (1.14%) Spring
9 1 (0.57%) ADSI
9 1 (0.57%) Ajax
9 1 (0.57%) AWT
9 1 (0.57%) Hibernate
9 1 (0.57%) JMS
9 1 (0.57%) LDAP
9 1 (0.57%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 47 (26.86%) Analytical Skills
2 37 (21.14%) Reference Data
3 9 (5.14%) Video Conferencing
4 6 (3.43%) Driving Licence
5 5 (2.86%) Data Centre
6 3 (1.71%) Blackberry
6 3 (1.71%) EMC VNX
6 3 (1.71%) Self-Motivation
7 2 (1.14%) Cyber Defence
7 2 (1.14%) e-Health
7 2 (1.14%) Security Operations Centre
8 1 (0.57%) Client/Server
8 1 (0.57%) Cloud Native
8 1 (0.57%) Clustering
8 1 (0.57%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
8 1 (0.57%) Internet of Things
8 1 (0.57%) Management Information System
8 1 (0.57%) NHS
8 1 (0.57%) N-Tier
8 1 (0.57%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 24 (13.71%) Windows
2 8 (4.57%) Windows Server
3 7 (4.00%) Linux
4 5 (2.86%) Unix
4 5 (2.86%) Windows Server 2012
5 4 (2.29%) Windows Server 2003
5 4 (2.29%) Windows Server 2008
6 3 (1.71%) Windows 2000
7 2 (1.14%) Android
7 2 (1.14%) Apple iOS
7 2 (1.14%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 72 (41.14%) Migration
2 67 (38.29%) Data Migration
3 55 (31.43%) Agile Software Development
4 50 (28.57%) Problem-Solving
5 45 (25.71%) ETL
6 44 (25.14%) Scaled Agile Framework
7 34 (19.43%) Test Automation
8 31 (17.71%) ITIL
9 30 (17.14%) TDD
10 29 (16.57%) BDD
11 27 (15.43%) Data Mapping
12 23 (13.14%) Data Analysis
12 23 (13.14%) Master Data Management
12 23 (13.14%) Scrum
13 21 (12.00%) Project Management
14 20 (11.43%) Incident Management
15 15 (8.57%) PRINCE2
15 15 (8.57%) Time Management
16 14 (8.00%) Change Management
17 11 (6.29%) Customer Requirements
Programming Languages
1 51 (29.14%) C#
2 50 (28.57%) SQL
3 27 (15.43%) PL/SQL
4 21 (12.00%) T-SQL
5 20 (11.43%) C++
6 12 (6.86%) C
7 10 (5.71%) VBA
8 9 (5.14%) Java
9 7 (4.00%) JavaScript
10 6 (3.43%) PHP
10 6 (3.43%) XAML
11 5 (2.86%) PowerShell
11 5 (2.86%) Python
12 3 (1.71%) Embedded C
12 3 (1.71%) Embedded C++
13 2 (1.14%) Perl
14 1 (0.57%) Bash Shell
14 1 (0.57%) Java 8
14 1 (0.57%) Ruby
14 1 (0.57%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 175 (100.00%) Security Cleared
2 18 (10.29%) Cisco Certification
3 12 (6.86%) CCNA
4 11 (6.29%) Degree
5 9 (5.14%) CCENT
5 9 (5.14%) CCNP
6 6 (3.43%) DV Cleared
7 5 (2.86%) CISSP
7 5 (2.86%) Master's Degree
7 5 (2.86%) Microsoft Certification
8 4 (2.29%) CCIE
9 3 (1.71%) CEH
9 3 (1.71%) ISEB
9 3 (1.71%) MCP
9 3 (1.71%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
10 2 (1.14%) ISTQB
10 2 (1.14%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
10 2 (1.14%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
10 2 (1.14%) MCSE
11 1 (0.57%) CCIE Security
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 50 (28.57%) Data Quality
2 28 (16.00%) SLA
3 5 (2.86%) GDPR
4 3 (1.71%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 2 (1.14%) GPG13
5 2 (1.14%) NIST 800
5 2 (1.14%) QA
6 1 (0.57%) HMG Security Policy Framework
6 1 (0.57%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
6 1 (0.57%) PCI DSS
6 1 (0.57%) PMO
6 1 (0.57%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 15 (8.57%) Active Directory
2 6 (3.43%) VMware Infrastructure
3 3 (1.71%) XenApp
3 3 (1.71%) XenDesktop
4 2 (1.14%) Docker
4 2 (1.14%) VMware ESXi
4 2 (1.14%) VMware Workstation
5 1 (0.57%) Microsoft App-V
5 1 (0.57%) ProxySG
5 1 (0.57%) Virtual Machines
5 1 (0.57%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 9 (5.14%) SCCM
2 3 (1.71%) Data Guard
2 3 (1.71%) MAILsweeper
2 3 (1.71%) SCOrch
2 3 (1.71%) vRealize
2 3 (1.71%) vRealize Orchestrator
3 2 (1.14%) Backup Exec
3 2 (1.14%) EnCase
3 2 (1.14%) Nexpose
3 2 (1.14%) Opscode Chef
3 2 (1.14%) Puppet
3 2 (1.14%) QRadar
3 2 (1.14%) WSUS
4 1 (0.57%) Ansible
4 1 (0.57%) HP Quality Center
4 1 (0.57%) Kubernetes
4 1 (0.57%) RSA Security Analytics
4 1 (0.57%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
4 1 (0.57%) Terraform
Vendors
1 38 (21.71%) Microsoft
2 36 (20.57%) Oracle
3 25 (14.29%) Cisco
4 15 (8.57%) Talend
5 12 (6.86%) CheckPoint
6 11 (6.29%) F5
7 10 (5.71%) Fortinet
7 10 (5.71%) Juniper
7 10 (5.71%) VMware
8 6 (3.43%) Citrix
9 5 (2.86%) Sophos
10 4 (2.29%) 3PAR
11 3 (1.71%) Brocade
11 3 (1.71%) Google
11 3 (1.71%) IronPort
11 3 (1.71%) Palo Alto
11 3 (1.71%) Riverbed
11 3 (1.71%) TOWER Software
11 3 (1.71%) Trend Micro
11 3 (1.71%) Xilinx