Period
to 14 September 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 14 September 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Security Check (SC) Clearance
England > East of England
6 months to
14 Sep 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 92 197 237
Rank change year-on-year +105 +40 -93
Permanent jobs citing SC Cleared 213 151 127
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the East of England 2.99% 1.35% 1.08%
As % of the Qualifications category 10.57% 4.73% 3.57%
Number of salaries quoted 182 88 104
East of England median annual salary £40,500 £55,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -26.36% +15.79% +11.76%
10th Percentile £27,500 £29,750 £22,000
90th Percentile £92,500 £69,000 £80,000
England median annual salary £54,000 £50,000 £46,000
% change year-on-year +8.00% +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 2,016 3,193 3,558
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the East of England 28.34% 28.54% 30.27%
Number of salaries quoted 1,430 2,253 2,775
East of England median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +5.88% -
10th Percentile £25,750 £25,500 £26,250
90th Percentile £73,750 £72,500 £65,000
England median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £47,000
% change year-on-year - +6.38% +0.44%

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 September 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 14 September 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 +62 136 £60,000 - 38
Cambridgeshire +71 40 £40,000 +26.98% 6
Bedfordshire +8 20 £40,000 -42.86% 9
Essex +30 16 £58,750 +30.56% 9
Suffolk +29 1 £45,000 -14.29% 1
SC Cleared
England

For the 6 months to 14 September 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.

1 213 (100.00%) Security Cleared
2 66 (30.99%) Data Migration
2 66 (30.99%) Migration
3 52 (24.41%) Microsoft
4 51 (23.94%) ITIL
5 50 (23.47%) Problem-Solving
6 47 (22.07%) Cisco
6 47 (22.07%) ETL
7 41 (19.25%) Windows
8 40 (18.78%) Agile Software Development
9 37 (17.37%) Firewall
10 35 (16.43%) SQL
11 34 (15.96%) SQL Server
12 32 (15.02%) SLA
12 32 (15.02%) Incident Management
12 32 (15.02%) Analytical Skills
13 31 (14.55%) Active Directory
14 30 (14.08%) CCNA
14 30 (14.08%) Cisco Certification
15 29 (13.62%) Java
15 29 (13.62%) C
15 29 (13.62%) Linux
16 28 (13.15%) C#
16 28 (13.15%) C++
16 28 (13.15%) F5
17 27 (12.68%) Data Quality
17 27 (12.68%) Oracle
18 26 (12.21%) Software Engineering
18 26 (12.21%) Scaled Agile Framework
18 26 (12.21%) Public Sector

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 7 (3.29%) Exchange Server 2013
1 7 (3.29%) Skype for Business
2 3 (1.41%) SharePoint
3 1 (0.47%) Apache
3 1 (0.47%) Apache Pig
3 1 (0.47%) Apache Spark
3 1 (0.47%) Elasticsearch
Applications
1 21 (9.86%) Microsoft Office
2 9 (4.23%) Microsoft Excel
3 6 (2.82%) Simulink
4 3 (1.41%) InfoPath
5 1 (0.47%) Microsoft PowerPoint
5 1 (0.47%) Microsoft Project
5 1 (0.47%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 7 (3.29%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 13 (6.10%) Azure
2 12 (5.63%) AWS
2 12 (5.63%) Office 365
3 1 (0.47%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 37 (17.37%) Firewall
2 19 (8.92%) Network Security
3 10 (4.69%) Software-Defined Networking
4 7 (3.29%) Skype
4 7 (3.29%) TCP/IP
5 5 (2.35%) WAN
6 4 (1.88%) BGP
6 4 (1.88%) EIGRP
6 4 (1.88%) LAN
6 4 (1.88%) OSPF
6 4 (1.88%) Unified Communications
7 3 (1.41%) Cisco Nexus
7 3 (1.41%) HTTP
7 3 (1.41%) NetScaler
8 2 (0.94%) Wireless
9 1 (0.47%) DNS
9 1 (0.47%) Fibre Channel
9 1 (0.47%) Internet
9 1 (0.47%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 34 (15.96%) SQL Server
2 25 (11.74%) PostgreSQL
3 21 (9.86%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 18 (8.45%) IBM InfoSphere
5 16 (7.51%) GIS
6 8 (3.76%) Geospatial Data
6 8 (3.76%) Spatial Data
7 6 (2.82%) RDBMS
7 6 (2.82%) Relational Database
8 5 (2.35%) Cognos Impromptu
9 4 (1.88%) SQL Server Reporting Services
10 3 (1.41%) Big Data
10 3 (1.41%) SQL Server 2016
11 2 (0.94%) Data Warehouse
12 1 (0.47%) Apache Hive
12 1 (0.47%) Hadoop
12 1 (0.47%) MongoDB
12 1 (0.47%) MySQL
12 1 (0.47%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 21 (9.86%) JIRA
2 12 (5.63%) Subversion
3 10 (4.69%) Visual Studio
4 9 (4.23%) Git (software)
5 8 (3.76%) Zephyr
6 5 (2.35%) JUnit
7 4 (1.88%) eggPlant
7 4 (1.88%) SoapUI
8 3 (1.41%) Bitbucket
8 3 (1.41%) CruiseControl
8 3 (1.41%) FishEye
8 3 (1.41%) Hudson
8 3 (1.41%) Oracle Forms
8 3 (1.41%) Qt Creator
8 3 (1.41%) Team Foundation Server
8 3 (1.41%) TeamCity
9 2 (0.94%) Selenium
10 1 (0.47%) Mockito
General
1 26 (12.21%) Public Sector
2 16 (7.51%) Military
3 6 (2.82%) Avionics
4 5 (2.35%) Electronics
4 5 (2.35%) Finance
5 4 (1.88%) Manufacturing
5 4 (1.88%) Marketing
5 4 (1.88%) Telecoms
6 2 (0.94%) Advertising
6 2 (0.94%) Aerospace
6 2 (0.94%) Automotive
6 2 (0.94%) Legal
7 1 (0.47%) Games
7 1 (0.47%) Law
7 1 (0.47%) Police
7 1 (0.47%) Publishing
7 1 (0.47%) Retail
Job Titles
1 31 (14.55%) Developer
2 29 (13.62%) Network Engineer
3 25 (11.74%) Software Engineer
4 24 (11.27%) Consultant
5 22 (10.33%) 3rd Line Engineer
6 21 (9.86%) Data Consultant
6 21 (9.86%) Data Migration Consultant
6 21 (9.86%) Data Migration Developer
6 21 (9.86%) Data Migration Lead
6 21 (9.86%) ETL Developer
6 21 (9.86%) IT Support
6 21 (9.86%) Migration Consultant
6 21 (9.86%) Oracle Developer
6 21 (9.86%) Oracle ETL Developer
6 21 (9.86%) PostgreSQL Developer
6 21 (9.86%) SQL Developer
6 21 (9.86%) SQL Server Developer
7 19 (8.92%) IT Support Technician
7 19 (8.92%) IT Technician
7 19 (8.92%) Service Desk Technician
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (3.76%) MFC
1 8 (3.76%) OpenGL
2 6 (2.82%) Flash
2 6 (2.82%) Hibernate
2 6 (2.82%) Middleware
3 5 (2.35%) HTML
3 5 (2.35%) REST
4 4 (1.88%) CSS
4 4 (1.88%) GWT
4 4 (1.88%) jQuery
4 4 (1.88%) Spring
4 4 (1.88%) Web Services
5 3 (1.41%) .NET
5 3 (1.41%) ASP.NET
5 3 (1.41%) Backbone.js
5 3 (1.41%) JSON
5 3 (1.41%) Qt
5 3 (1.41%) RESTful
5 3 (1.41%) SOAP
5 3 (1.41%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 32 (15.02%) Analytical Skills
2 11 (5.16%) Management Information System
3 9 (4.23%) CCTV
4 8 (3.76%) Data Centre
4 8 (3.76%) Driving Licence
4 8 (3.76%) Hybrid Cloud
4 8 (3.76%) Lidar
5 6 (2.82%) CAN bus
6 3 (1.41%) Reference Data
7 2 (0.94%) Clustering
7 2 (0.94%) Smart City
7 2 (0.94%) Social Media
8 1 (0.47%) Data Protection Act
8 1 (0.47%) Enterprise Software
8 1 (0.47%) Freedom of Information
8 1 (0.47%) Freedom of Information Act
8 1 (0.47%) PKI
8 1 (0.47%) Self-Motivation
Operating Systems
1 41 (19.25%) Windows
2 29 (13.62%) Linux
3 18 (8.45%) Windows Server
4 15 (7.04%) Windows Server 2012
5 9 (4.23%) Windows 10
5 9 (4.23%) Windows 7
5 9 (4.23%) Windows 8
5 9 (4.23%) Windows Server 2008
6 5 (2.35%) Android
7 2 (0.94%) Embedded Linux
8 1 (0.47%) CentOS
8 1 (0.47%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 1 (0.47%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 66 (30.99%) Data Migration
1 66 (30.99%) Migration
2 51 (23.94%) ITIL
3 50 (23.47%) Problem-Solving
4 47 (22.07%) ETL
5 40 (18.78%) Agile Software Development
6 32 (15.02%) Incident Management
7 26 (12.21%) Project Delivery
7 26 (12.21%) Scaled Agile Framework
7 26 (12.21%) Software Engineering
8 22 (10.33%) Data Analysis
9 21 (9.86%) Master Data Management
10 15 (7.04%) Network Management
11 14 (6.57%) Asset Management
12 13 (6.10%) Infrastructure Engineering
13 12 (5.63%) Information Security
13 12 (5.63%) Test Automation
14 11 (5.16%) Change Control
14 11 (5.16%) Scrum
14 11 (5.16%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 35 (16.43%) SQL
2 29 (13.62%) C
2 29 (13.62%) Java
3 28 (13.15%) C#
3 28 (13.15%) C++
4 8 (3.76%) Python
5 6 (2.82%) Embedded C
5 6 (2.82%) Embedded C++
5 6 (2.82%) MATLAB
6 4 (1.88%) T-SQL
7 3 (1.41%) JavaScript
7 3 (1.41%) PL/SQL
7 3 (1.41%) PowerShell
8 2 (0.94%) Bash Shell
8 2 (0.94%) Objective-C
8 2 (0.94%) Perl
8 2 (0.94%) R
9 1 (0.47%) Shell Script
9 1 (0.47%) VBA
9 1 (0.47%) XAML
Qualifications
1 213 (100.00%) Security Cleared
2 30 (14.08%) CCNA
2 30 (14.08%) Cisco Certification
3 25 (11.74%) CCNP
4 8 (3.76%) Degree
5 6 (2.82%) CCENT
6 5 (2.35%) ISTQB
6 5 (2.35%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
7 4 (1.88%) CISA
7 4 (1.88%) CISM
7 4 (1.88%) ISO 27001 Lead Auditor
8 3 (1.41%) DV Cleared
9 1 (0.47%) BPSS Clearance
9 1 (0.47%) CCSA
9 1 (0.47%) Check Point Certification
9 1 (0.47%) CISMP
9 1 (0.47%) DBS Check
9 1 (0.47%) ITIL Certification
9 1 (0.47%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
9 1 (0.47%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 32 (15.02%) SLA
2 27 (12.68%) Data Quality
3 15 (7.04%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 10 (4.69%) QA
5 5 (2.35%) ISO/IEC 20000
6 4 (1.88%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
6 4 (1.88%) PCI DSS
7 2 (0.94%) GDPR
System Software
1 31 (14.55%) Active Directory
2 11 (5.16%) VMware Infrastructure
3 10 (4.69%) Hyper-V
3 10 (4.69%) VMware ESXi
4 9 (4.23%) Virtual Machines
5 1 (0.47%) BitLocker
5 1 (0.47%) Microsoft App-V
5 1 (0.47%) VMware NSX
5 1 (0.47%) VMware Workstation
5 1 (0.47%) vSphere
5 1 (0.47%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 13 (6.10%) SCCM
2 11 (5.16%) Cisco CUCM
3 2 (0.94%) FortiGate
4 1 (0.47%) Backup Exec
4 1 (0.47%) Nagios
4 1 (0.47%) Opscode Chef
4 1 (0.47%) PowerCLI
4 1 (0.47%) Puppet
4 1 (0.47%) SCOM
4 1 (0.47%) WSUS
Vendors
1 52 (24.41%) Microsoft
2 47 (22.07%) Cisco
3 28 (13.15%) F5
4 27 (12.68%) Oracle
5 25 (11.74%) VMware
6 21 (9.86%) Talend
7 18 (8.45%) CheckPoint
7 18 (8.45%) Fortinet
7 18 (8.45%) IBM
8 14 (6.57%) HP
8 14 (6.57%) Juniper
9 12 (5.63%) Palo Alto
10 10 (4.69%) Aruba
11 8 (3.76%) Citrix
11 8 (3.76%) ESRI
11 8 (3.76%) Luciad
12 6 (2.82%) Xilinx
13 5 (2.35%) Sun
14 4 (1.88%) SAP
15 3 (1.41%) Atlassian