Period
to 17 February 2020

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 17 February 2020 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Security Check (SC) Clearance
England > East of England
6 months to
17 Feb 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 122 146 203
Rank change year-on-year +24 +57 +26
Permanent jobs citing SC Cleared 150 200 166
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the East of England 2.50% 2.20% 1.34%
As % of the Qualifications category 9.99% 7.75% 4.41%
Number of salaries quoted 138 143 161
East of England median annual salary £45,000 £52,500 £46,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -14.29% +14.13% +2.22%
10th Percentile £26,250 £25,550 £29,000
90th Percentile £92,500 £92,500 £80,000
England median annual salary £54,000 £50,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +8.00% +11.11% -

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 1,501 2,582 3,760
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the East of England 25.04% 28.37% 30.43%
Number of salaries quoted 1,055 1,803 2,969
East of England median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.56% - +1.12%
10th Percentile £26,524 £26,250 £26,250
90th Percentile £71,250 £71,250 £67,500
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 17 February 2020.

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 17 February 2020. 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 +9 97 £55,000 -8.33% 50
Cambridgeshire +43 28 £40,000 +26.98% 7
Essex +7 19 £45,000 -18.18% 15
Bedfordshire +17 5 £31,250 -44.20% 17
Suffolk -10 1 £39,500 -24.76% 1
SC Cleared
England

For the 6 months to 17 February 2020, 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.

1 150 (100.00%) Security Cleared
2 61 (40.67%) Migration
3 60 (40.00%) Data Migration
4 51 (34.00%) Microsoft
4 51 (34.00%) Problem-Solving
5 43 (28.67%) ETL
6 36 (24.00%) Analytical Skills
7 32 (21.33%) Active Directory
8 31 (20.67%) Windows
9 29 (19.33%) SQL
10 28 (18.67%) Firewall
10 28 (18.67%) Agile Software Development
11 26 (17.33%) SQL Server
11 26 (17.33%) ITIL
12 25 (16.67%) Scaled Agile Framework
13 24 (16.00%) Linux
14 23 (15.33%) Public Sector
15 22 (14.67%) C
16 21 (14.00%) Microsoft Office
16 21 (14.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
17 19 (12.67%) SQL Server Integration Services
17 19 (12.67%) Oracle
17 19 (12.67%) C++
17 19 (12.67%) Data Quality
18 18 (12.00%) Talend
18 18 (12.00%) IBM InfoSphere
18 18 (12.00%) Master Data Management
18 18 (12.00%) Project Delivery
18 18 (12.00%) PostgreSQL
18 18 (12.00%) C#

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 (2.00%) Exchange Server 2013
1 3 (2.00%) Skype for Business
2 1 (0.67%) Apache
2 1 (0.67%) Confluence
Applications
1 21 (14.00%) Microsoft Office
2 9 (6.00%) OrCAD
3 3 (2.00%) Microsoft Excel
3 3 (2.00%) Microsoft PowerPoint
3 3 (2.00%) Spreadsheet
4 2 (1.33%) AutoCAD
5 1 (0.67%) Simulink
5 1 (0.67%) Stateflow
Cloud Services
1 13 (8.67%) Azure
2 12 (8.00%) AWS
3 8 (5.33%) Office 365
4 5 (3.33%) GCP
5 2 (1.33%) Cloud Computing
6 1 (0.67%) Azure Active Directory
Communications & Networking
1 28 (18.67%) Firewall
2 6 (4.00%) Intrusion Detection
3 5 (3.33%) TCP/IP
3 5 (3.33%) Wireshark
4 3 (2.00%) Cisco Nexus
4 3 (2.00%) LAN
4 3 (2.00%) NetScaler
4 3 (2.00%) Network Security
4 3 (2.00%) Skype
4 3 (2.00%) Unified Communications
5 2 (1.33%) WAN
6 1 (0.67%) Cisco IOS
6 1 (0.67%) DHCP
6 1 (0.67%) DNS
6 1 (0.67%) Internet
6 1 (0.67%) Kerberos
6 1 (0.67%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 26 (17.33%) SQL Server
2 19 (12.67%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 18 (12.00%) IBM InfoSphere
3 18 (12.00%) PostgreSQL
4 2 (1.33%) RDBMS
4 2 (1.33%) Relational Database
5 1 (0.67%) GIS
5 1 (0.67%) Microsoft Analysis Services
5 1 (0.67%) MySQL
5 1 (0.67%) NoSQL
5 1 (0.67%) PolyBase
5 1 (0.67%) Spatial Data
5 1 (0.67%) SQL Server 2008
5 1 (0.67%) SQL Server 2012
5 1 (0.67%) SQL Server 2014
5 1 (0.67%) SQL Server 2016
5 1 (0.67%) SQL Server 2017
5 1 (0.67%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 1 (0.67%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 9 (6.00%) JIRA
2 8 (5.33%) Visual Studio
3 7 (4.67%) Zephyr
4 1 (0.67%) JUnit
4 1 (0.67%) Mockito
4 1 (0.67%) Selenium
General
1 23 (15.33%) Public Sector
2 12 (8.00%) Electronics
3 7 (4.67%) Aerospace
4 5 (3.33%) Retail
5 4 (2.67%) Military
6 3 (2.00%) Publishing
7 2 (1.33%) Advertising
7 2 (1.33%) Automotive
8 1 (0.67%) Legal
8 1 (0.67%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 24 (16.00%) Consultant
2 19 (12.67%) Developer
3 18 (12.00%) 2nd Line Support
3 18 (12.00%) C# Developer
3 18 (12.00%) Data Consultant
3 18 (12.00%) Data Migration Consultant
3 18 (12.00%) Data Migration Developer
3 18 (12.00%) Data Migration Lead
3 18 (12.00%) ETL Developer
3 18 (12.00%) IT Support
3 18 (12.00%) Migration Consultant
3 18 (12.00%) Oracle Developer
3 18 (12.00%) Oracle ETL Developer
3 18 (12.00%) PostgreSQL Developer
3 18 (12.00%) SQL Developer
3 18 (12.00%) SQL Server Developer
4 17 (11.33%) IT Support Technician
4 17 (11.33%) IT Technician
4 17 (11.33%) Service Desk Support
4 17 (11.33%) Service Desk Technician
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (5.33%) MFC
1 8 (5.33%) OpenGL
2 4 (2.67%) Flash
3 2 (1.33%) Hibernate
3 2 (1.33%) REST
3 2 (1.33%) Spring
4 1 (0.67%) .NET
4 1 (0.67%) ADSI
4 1 (0.67%) Apache Camel
4 1 (0.67%) J2EE
4 1 (0.67%) JMS
4 1 (0.67%) LDAP
4 1 (0.67%) Middleware
4 1 (0.67%) Spring Integration
Miscellaneous
1 36 (24.00%) Analytical Skills
2 12 (8.00%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
3 7 (4.67%) Management Information System
4 6 (4.00%) Hybrid Cloud
5 5 (3.33%) Cyber Kill Chain
5 5 (3.33%) NHS
6 4 (2.67%) CAN bus
7 2 (1.33%) Algorithms
7 2 (1.33%) Clustering
8 1 (0.67%) Cyber Defence
8 1 (0.67%) Cyberthreat
8 1 (0.67%) Lidar
8 1 (0.67%) PKI
8 1 (0.67%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 31 (20.67%) Windows
2 24 (16.00%) Linux
3 6 (4.00%) Windows Server
4 5 (3.33%) Unix
4 5 (3.33%) Windows Server 2008
4 5 (3.33%) Windows Server 2012
5 2 (1.33%) Solaris
5 2 (1.33%) Windows 10
6 1 (0.67%) AIX
6 1 (0.67%) HPUX
6 1 (0.67%) Windows 7
6 1 (0.67%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 61 (40.67%) Migration
2 60 (40.00%) Data Migration
3 51 (34.00%) Problem-Solving
4 43 (28.67%) ETL
5 28 (18.67%) Agile Software Development
6 26 (17.33%) ITIL
7 25 (16.67%) Scaled Agile Framework
8 18 (12.00%) Data Analysis
8 18 (12.00%) Master Data Management
8 18 (12.00%) Project Delivery
9 17 (11.33%) Incident Management
10 16 (10.67%) Software Engineering
11 12 (8.00%) Change Management
11 12 (8.00%) Collaborative Working
11 12 (8.00%) Information Security
12 11 (7.33%) Line Management
13 10 (6.67%) Cybersecurity
14 9 (6.00%) Test Scripting
15 8 (5.33%) Project Management
16 7 (4.67%) Service Management
Programming Languages
1 29 (19.33%) SQL
2 22 (14.67%) C
3 19 (12.67%) C++
4 18 (12.00%) C#
5 10 (6.67%) MATLAB
6 5 (3.33%) Embedded C++
7 4 (2.67%) Embedded C
7 4 (2.67%) Java
8 3 (2.00%) PowerShell
9 1 (0.67%) JavaScript
9 1 (0.67%) Python
9 1 (0.67%) T-SQL
9 1 (0.67%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 150 (100.00%) Security Cleared
2 14 (9.33%) Degree
3 11 (7.33%) DV Cleared
4 7 (4.67%) ISTQB
4 7 (4.67%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
5 5 (3.33%) CCNA
5 5 (3.33%) Cisco Certification
5 5 (3.33%) GCFA
5 5 (3.33%) GCIH
6 4 (2.67%) CCENT
6 4 (2.67%) CISMP
7 3 (2.00%) A+ Certification
7 3 (2.00%) MCSA
7 3 (2.00%) Microsoft Certification
8 2 (1.33%) CCNP
8 2 (1.33%) CISM
8 2 (1.33%) HNC
8 2 (1.33%) HND
9 1 (0.67%) CISSP
9 1 (0.67%) DBS Check
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 21 (14.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 19 (12.67%) Data Quality
3 17 (11.33%) SLA
4 8 (5.33%) QA
5 3 (2.00%) ISO/IEC 20000
6 2 (1.33%) JSP 440
7 1 (0.67%) HMG Security Policy Framework
System Software
1 32 (21.33%) Active Directory
2 12 (8.00%) Firmware
3 5 (3.33%) Snort
4 2 (1.33%) VMware Infrastructure
5 1 (0.67%) Citrix Hypervisor
5 1 (0.67%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 9 (6.00%) SCCM
2 5 (3.33%) EnCase
2 5 (3.33%) FTK
2 5 (3.33%) Host Intrusion Detection System
3 2 (1.33%) FortiGate
Vendors
1 51 (34.00%) Microsoft
2 19 (12.67%) Oracle
3 18 (12.00%) IBM
3 18 (12.00%) Talend
4 13 (8.67%) Xilinx
5 11 (7.33%) Cisco
6 9 (6.00%) Altera
6 9 (6.00%) CheckPoint
7 8 (5.33%) F5
7 8 (5.33%) Fortinet
7 8 (5.33%) VMware
8 7 (4.67%) Citrix
9 5 (3.33%) FireEye
9 5 (3.33%) Google
9 5 (3.33%) NetWitness
10 4 (2.67%) HP
10 4 (2.67%) Palo Alto
11 3 (2.00%) Sun
12 1 (0.67%) Dell
12 1 (0.67%) Juniper