Period
to 14 August 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 14 August 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Security Check (SC) Clearance
England > East of England
6 months to
14 Aug 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 204 248 140
Rank change year-on-year +44 -108 +8
Permanent jobs citing SC Cleared 143 128 267
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the East of England 1.24% 1.05% 1.96%
As % of the Qualifications category 4.47% 3.54% 6.74%
Number of salaries quoted 77 79 181
East of England median annual salary £50,000 £45,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +11.11% +5.88% -29.17%
10th Percentile £33,200 £25,200 £26,250
90th Percentile £69,400 £61,250 £67,500
England median annual salary £50,000 £46,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year +8.70% -3.16% -3.06%

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 3,199 3,620 3,962
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the East of England 27.77% 29.84% 29.02%
Number of salaries quoted 2,267 2,770 3,169
East of England median annual salary £45,000 £44,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +2.27% +3.53% -
10th Percentile £25,000 £26,250 £24,250
90th Percentile £72,500 £65,000 £65,000
England median annual salary £50,000 £46,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year +8.70% -3.16% +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 14 August 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 14 August 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 +5 85 £60,000 +37.93% 12
Bedfordshire +32 22 £77,500 +72.22% 11
Cambridgeshire +4 17 £30,000 -40.00% 3
Essex +32 12 £45,750 +14.38% 13
Norfolk +9 5 £43,750 -2.78%
Suffolk +8 2 £52,500 +16.67%
SC Cleared
England

For the 6 months to 14 August 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.

1 143 (100.00%) Security Cleared
2 33 (23.08%) SQL Server
3 30 (20.98%) Agile Software Development
4 28 (19.58%) SQL
4 28 (19.58%) ITIL
4 28 (19.58%) Windows
5 25 (17.48%) C#
6 24 (16.78%) Migration
7 23 (16.08%) Oracle
7 23 (16.08%) Data Migration
7 23 (16.08%) Scaled Agile Framework
8 22 (15.38%) SLA
9 20 (13.99%) Microsoft
9 20 (13.99%) Microsoft Office
10 18 (12.59%) Cisco
11 17 (11.89%) Degree
12 16 (11.19%) TDD
12 16 (11.19%) PL/SQL
12 16 (11.19%) Test Automation
13 15 (10.49%) Video Conferencing
13 15 (10.49%) BDD
14 14 (9.79%) Firewall
15 13 (9.09%) Change Management
15 13 (9.09%) Unix
15 13 (9.09%) XML
15 13 (9.09%) Scrum
15 13 (9.09%) Microsoft PowerPoint
15 13 (9.09%) Reference Data
15 13 (9.09%) Data Mapping
15 13 (9.09%) Data Quality

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 3 (2.10%) Exchange Server 2013
1 3 (2.10%) SharePoint
1 3 (2.10%) Skype for Business
2 1 (0.70%) SharePoint 2013
2 1 (0.70%) WebSphere
Applications
1 20 (13.99%) Microsoft Office
2 13 (9.09%) Microsoft PowerPoint
3 12 (8.39%) Microsoft Excel
4 9 (6.29%) Microsoft Project
5 2 (1.40%) MS Visio
6 1 (0.70%) Acrobat
6 1 (0.70%) Simulink
6 1 (0.70%) Windchill
Business Applications
1 2 (1.40%) Dynamics CRM
1 2 (1.40%) Teamcenter
2 1 (0.70%) SAP ERP
Cloud Services
1 12 (8.39%) Microsoft Azure
2 8 (5.59%) Amazon AWS
3 3 (2.10%) Office 365
4 1 (0.70%) Azure Active Directory
4 1 (0.70%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 14 (9.79%) Firewall
2 7 (4.90%) WAN
3 6 (4.20%) LAN
4 4 (2.80%) Cisco Nexus
4 4 (2.80%) NetScaler
5 3 (2.10%) Cisco IOS
5 3 (2.10%) Skype
5 3 (2.10%) SMS
5 3 (2.10%) VPN
6 2 (1.40%) DNS
6 2 (1.40%) Internet
6 2 (1.40%) MPLS
6 2 (1.40%) NAS
6 2 (1.40%) OSPF
6 2 (1.40%) SAN
6 2 (1.40%) SSL
6 2 (1.40%) VoIP
6 2 (1.40%) Wireless
7 1 (0.70%) Cisco ASA
7 1 (0.70%) NX-OS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 33 (23.08%) SQL Server
2 10 (6.99%) Oracle Database
2 10 (6.99%) PostgreSQL
3 9 (6.29%) SQL Server 2008
4 8 (5.59%) Data Warehouse
5 7 (4.90%) Amazon RDS
5 7 (4.90%) Amazon Redshift
5 7 (4.90%) Apache Cassandra
5 7 (4.90%) MariaDB
5 7 (4.90%) MySQL
5 7 (4.90%) Oracle Database 10g
5 7 (4.90%) Oracle Database 11g
5 7 (4.90%) Oracle Database 12c
5 7 (4.90%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 4 (2.80%) RDBMS
6 4 (2.80%) Relational Database
7 2 (1.40%) SQL Server 2016
8 1 (0.70%) Big Data
8 1 (0.70%) SQL Server 2012
8 1 (0.70%) SQL Server 2014
Development Applications
1 12 (8.39%) JIRA
2 6 (4.20%) Rational DOORS
3 5 (3.50%) Jenkins
3 5 (3.50%) Subversion
4 3 (2.10%) Team Foundation Server
5 2 (1.40%) Zephyr
6 1 (0.70%) Artifactory
6 1 (0.70%) Cucumber
6 1 (0.70%) Git (software)
6 1 (0.70%) GitLab
6 1 (0.70%) InstallShield
6 1 (0.70%) MSI
6 1 (0.70%) Rational Rhapsody
6 1 (0.70%) Selenium
6 1 (0.70%) Visual Studio
General
1 11 (7.69%) Finance
1 11 (7.69%) Retail
2 7 (4.90%) Aerospace
2 7 (4.90%) Manufacturing
3 5 (3.50%) Telecoms
4 4 (2.80%) Advertising
4 4 (2.80%) Electronics
4 4 (2.80%) Military
5 2 (1.40%) Legal
6 1 (0.70%) Automotive
6 1 (0.70%) Law
Job Titles
1 22 (15.38%) Analyst
2 21 (14.69%) Developer
3 17 (11.89%) Service Analyst
3 17 (11.89%) Service Desk Analyst
4 15 (10.49%) 1st Line Service Desk Analyst
5 14 (9.79%) 3rd Line Engineer
6 13 (9.09%) Data Migration Developer
6 13 (9.09%) IT Analyst
7 12 (8.39%) Administrator
8 11 (7.69%) DBA
8 11 (7.69%) Project Manager
9 10 (6.99%) Network Engineer
10 9 (6.29%) 3rd Line Network Engineer
10 9 (6.29%) Scrum Master
10 9 (6.29%) ScrumMaster Project Manager
11 8 (5.59%) Security Manager
11 8 (5.59%) SQL DBA
11 8 (5.59%) Systems Engineer
12 7 (4.90%) SQL Developer
12 7 (4.90%) SQL Server Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (9.09%) XML
2 8 (5.59%) HTML
3 4 (2.80%) .NET
3 4 (2.80%) DHTML
3 4 (2.80%) WPF
4 3 (2.10%) ASP.NET
4 3 (2.10%) CSS
4 3 (2.10%) Flash
4 3 (2.10%) Natural Language Processing
5 2 (1.40%) OpenCV
5 2 (1.40%) scikit-learn
5 2 (1.40%) TensorFlow
5 2 (1.40%) Theano
6 1 (0.70%) CSS3
6 1 (0.70%) Gherkin
6 1 (0.70%) HTML5
6 1 (0.70%) jQuery
6 1 (0.70%) LESS
6 1 (0.70%) RESTful
6 1 (0.70%) Sass
Miscellaneous
1 15 (10.49%) Video Conferencing
2 13 (9.09%) Reference Data
3 11 (7.69%) NHS
4 10 (6.99%) Analytical Skills
5 5 (3.50%) Cyberthreat
6 2 (1.40%) Embedded Systems
6 2 (1.40%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
6 2 (1.40%) User Experience
7 1 (0.70%) Acoustics
7 1 (0.70%) Algorithms
7 1 (0.70%) ASIC
7 1 (0.70%) Computer Science
7 1 (0.70%) Cyber Defence
7 1 (0.70%) Data Centre
7 1 (0.70%) Driving Licence
7 1 (0.70%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
7 1 (0.70%) Management Information System
7 1 (0.70%) N-Tier
7 1 (0.70%) PKI
7 1 (0.70%) Self-Motivation
Operating Systems
1 28 (19.58%) Windows
2 13 (9.09%) Unix
3 11 (7.69%) Linux
3 11 (7.69%) Windows Server
3 11 (7.69%) Windows Server 2012
4 9 (6.29%) Windows Server 2008
5 1 (0.70%) Windows 10
Processes & Methodologies
1 30 (20.98%) Agile Software Development
2 28 (19.58%) ITIL
3 24 (16.78%) Migration
4 23 (16.08%) Data Migration
4 23 (16.08%) Scaled Agile Framework
5 16 (11.19%) TDD
5 16 (11.19%) Test Automation
6 15 (10.49%) BDD
7 13 (9.09%) Change Management
7 13 (9.09%) Data Mapping
7 13 (9.09%) Scrum
8 12 (8.39%) Service Delivery
9 11 (7.69%) Business Intelligence
9 11 (7.69%) Incident Management
10 10 (6.99%) Problem-Solving
10 10 (6.99%) Risk Management
11 9 (6.29%) PRINCE2
11 9 (6.29%) Project Management
11 9 (6.29%) Stakeholder Management
11 9 (6.29%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 28 (19.58%) SQL
2 25 (17.48%) C#
3 16 (11.19%) PL/SQL
4 10 (6.99%) C
4 10 (6.99%) Java
5 7 (4.90%) T-SQL
6 6 (4.20%) C++
7 5 (3.50%) MATLAB
7 5 (3.50%) Python
8 4 (2.80%) PHP
8 4 (2.80%) XAML
9 3 (2.10%) JavaScript
9 3 (2.10%) PowerShell
9 3 (2.10%) R
10 1 (0.70%) Groovy
Qualifications
1 143 (100.00%) Security Cleared
2 17 (11.89%) Degree
3 9 (6.29%) Cisco Certification
4 8 (5.59%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
5 7 (4.90%) CCNP
6 6 (4.20%) CISM
6 6 (4.20%) CISSP
6 6 (4.20%) DV Cleared
7 5 (3.50%) CCNA
7 5 (3.50%) CISMP
8 4 (2.80%) Master's Degree
9 3 (2.10%) CCDP
9 3 (2.10%) ISEB
9 3 (2.10%) ISTQB
10 2 (1.40%) CESG Certified Professional
10 2 (1.40%) HND
10 2 (1.40%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
10 2 (1.40%) PhD
11 1 (0.70%) BPSS Clearance
11 1 (0.70%) CCIE Security
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 22 (15.38%) SLA
2 13 (9.09%) Data Quality
3 8 (5.59%) PMO
4 6 (4.20%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 6 (4.20%) QA
5 3 (2.10%) GDPR
6 2 (1.40%) RMADS
7 1 (0.70%) HMG Security Policy Framework
7 1 (0.70%) ISO 9001
7 1 (0.70%) ISO/IEC 20000
7 1 (0.70%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
7 1 (0.70%) PCI DSS
7 1 (0.70%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 10 (6.99%) Active Directory
2 6 (4.20%) VMware Infrastructure
3 5 (3.50%) ProxySG
3 5 (3.50%) VMware Workstation
4 2 (1.40%) Virtual Machines
4 2 (1.40%) Virtual Servers
5 1 (0.70%) Firmware
5 1 (0.70%) Microsoft App-V
Systems Management
1 9 (6.29%) SCCM
2 5 (3.50%) Backup Exec
2 5 (3.50%) WSUS
3 3 (2.10%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
3 3 (2.10%) Oracle RMAN
4 2 (1.40%) EMC Navisphere
5 1 (0.70%) Ansible
5 1 (0.70%) Consul
5 1 (0.70%) Norton AntiVirus
5 1 (0.70%) RSA Security Analytics
5 1 (0.70%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
5 1 (0.70%) Terraform
Vendors
1 23 (16.08%) Oracle
2 20 (13.99%) Microsoft
3 18 (12.59%) Cisco
4 9 (6.29%) VMware
5 7 (4.90%) CheckPoint
5 7 (4.90%) Citrix
5 7 (4.90%) Juniper
6 6 (4.20%) F5
6 6 (4.20%) Sophos
7 5 (3.50%) Blue Coat
7 5 (3.50%) Kaspersky
8 3 (2.10%) Cadence
8 3 (2.10%) Capita
8 3 (2.10%) EMC
8 3 (2.10%) Fortinet
8 3 (2.10%) HP
8 3 (2.10%) McAfee
8 3 (2.10%) Palo Alto
8 3 (2.10%) SAP
9 2 (1.40%) Aruba