Period
to 21 February 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in the East of England with a requirement for Security Cleared qualifications. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered over the 6 months to 21 February 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Security Clearance
England > East of England
6 months to
21 Feb 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 138 141 138
Rank change year-on-year +3 -3 -38
Permanent jobs citing Security Cleared 285 277 327
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the East of England 2.28% 2.18% 2.20%
As % of the Qualifications category 7.68% 7.74% 7.33%
Number of salaries quoted 241 174 206
East of England median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - -10.00% -
10th Percentile £22,000 £21,250 £36,250
90th Percentile £78,750 £70,000 £77,500
England median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000

Security 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 3,711 3,580 4,462
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the East of England 29.70% 28.24% 30.07%
Number of salaries quoted 2,945 2,774 3,454
East of England median annual salary £46,902 £44,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.40% +4.71% -
10th Percentile £26,250 £25,750 £25,750
90th Percentile £66,250 £67,500 £65,000
England median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +5.56% - -

Security Cleared
Job Vacancy Trend in the East of England

Job postings citing Security Cleared as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in the East of England.

Job vacancy trend for Security Cleared in the East of England

Security Cleared
Salary Trend in the East of England

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Security Cleared in the East of England.

Salary trend for Security Cleared in the East of England

Security Cleared
Salary Histogram in the East of England

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Security Cleared in the East of England over the 6 months to 21 February 2018.

Salary histogram for Security Cleared in the East of England

Security 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 Security Cleared within the East of England region over the 6 months to 21 February 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 -22 153 £47,500 - 42
Cambridgeshire -19 82 £35,000 -12.50% 7
Norfolk - 19 £45,000 - 1
Essex +6 14 £45,000 +63.64% 11
Bedfordshire +22 11 £62,500 +38.89% 22
Suffolk +14 6 £45,000 - 4
Security Cleared
England

For the 6 months to 21 February 2018, IT jobs citing Security 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 Security Cleared.

1 166 (58.25%) SC Cleared
2 79 (27.72%) Windows
3 68 (23.86%) DV Cleared
4 63 (22.11%) Microsoft
5 62 (21.75%) Java
6 57 (20.00%) ITIL
7 53 (18.60%) C
8 48 (16.84%) Software Engineering
9 47 (16.49%) Microsoft Office
10 44 (15.44%) SQL
10 44 (15.44%) Business Intelligence
11 43 (15.09%) SQL Server
11 43 (15.09%) Management Information System
12 40 (14.04%) SLA
12 40 (14.04%) Python
13 39 (13.68%) C#
14 37 (12.98%) Cisco
15 36 (12.63%) Problem Management
16 34 (11.93%) Active Directory
16 34 (11.93%) Agile Software Development
17 32 (11.23%) Service Delivery
17 32 (11.23%) HP
18 31 (10.88%) Cisco Certification
18 31 (10.88%) Service Management
18 31 (10.88%) Electronics
18 31 (10.88%) Firewall
19 29 (10.18%) C++
20 28 (9.82%) Linux
20 28 (9.82%) ITSM
20 28 (9.82%) Spreadsheet

Security 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 (3.51%) Apache
1 10 (3.51%) JBoss
2 8 (2.81%) Apache Spark
2 8 (2.81%) SharePoint
3 3 (1.05%) IIS
4 2 (0.70%) WebSphere
4 2 (0.70%) WebSphere Portal
5 1 (0.35%) Confluence
5 1 (0.35%) Exchange Server 2013
5 1 (0.35%) Skype for Business
5 1 (0.35%) WordPress
Applications
1 47 (16.49%) Microsoft Office
2 28 (9.82%) Spreadsheet
3 10 (3.51%) Microsoft Excel
4 7 (2.46%) Microsoft PowerPoint
5 3 (1.05%) Microsoft Project
6 2 (0.70%) Simulink
7 1 (0.35%) Windchill
Business Applications
1 2 (0.70%) Oracle BPM
1 2 (0.70%) Primavera
1 2 (0.70%) SAP HCM
1 2 (0.70%) SAP PS
1 2 (0.70%) SAP S/4HANA
2 1 (0.35%) Maximo
Cloud Services
1 8 (2.81%) Microsoft Azure
2 7 (2.46%) Amazon AWS
3 2 (0.70%) Office 365
3 2 (0.70%) SuccessFactors
Communications & Networking
1 31 (10.88%) Firewall
2 17 (5.96%) LAN
3 14 (4.91%) DNS
4 11 (3.86%) WAN
5 10 (3.51%) Cisco ASA
6 8 (2.81%) FTP
6 8 (2.81%) VPN
7 6 (2.11%) OSPF
7 6 (2.11%) TACACS
7 6 (2.11%) VLAN
8 5 (1.75%) BGP
8 5 (1.75%) Network Security
9 4 (1.40%) SSL
9 4 (1.40%) Wi-Fi
10 3 (1.05%) Internet
10 3 (1.05%) NetScaler
10 3 (1.05%) Wireless
11 2 (0.70%) Cisco IOS
11 2 (0.70%) Cisco Nexus
11 2 (0.70%) Software-Defined Networking
Database & Business Intelligence
1 43 (15.09%) SQL Server
2 17 (5.96%) MySQL
3 15 (5.26%) GIS
4 14 (4.91%) SQL Server 2008
5 13 (4.56%) Relational Database
6 12 (4.21%) PostgreSQL
7 11 (3.86%) Oracle Database
8 10 (3.51%) Geospatial Data
9 9 (3.16%) Crystal Reports
9 9 (3.16%) Hadoop
9 9 (3.16%) RDBMS
10 6 (2.11%) Oracle Database 10g
10 6 (2.11%) Oracle Database 11g
11 5 (1.75%) MarkLogic
11 5 (1.75%) NoSQL
12 4 (1.40%) Amazon RDS
12 4 (1.40%) Apache Cassandra
12 4 (1.40%) MariaDB
12 4 (1.40%) Oracle Database 12c
12 4 (1.40%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 15 (5.26%) JIRA
2 10 (3.51%) Jenkins
2 10 (3.51%) Zephyr
3 9 (3.16%) Subversion
4 7 (2.46%) Git (software)
5 3 (1.05%) Visual Studio
6 1 (0.35%) Atlassian Bamboo
6 1 (0.35%) Rational Rhapsody
6 1 (0.35%) Selenium
6 1 (0.35%) Team Foundation Server
6 1 (0.35%) TeamCity
General
1 31 (10.88%) Electronics
2 20 (7.02%) Finance
3 10 (3.51%) Aerospace
4 8 (2.81%) Telecoms
5 7 (2.46%) Local Government
6 6 (2.11%) Military
7 5 (1.75%) Legal
7 5 (1.75%) Manufacturing
8 4 (1.40%) Retail
9 3 (1.05%) Advertising
10 2 (0.70%) Automotive
11 1 (0.35%) Law
11 1 (0.35%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 48 (16.84%) Administrator
2 42 (14.74%) Analyst
3 40 (14.04%) Developer
4 30 (10.53%) Service Analyst
5 24 (8.42%) Consultant
5 24 (8.42%) Software Engineer
6 18 (6.32%) C++ Software Engineer
6 18 (6.32%) Data Scientist
7 17 (5.96%) Embedded Engineer
7 17 (5.96%) Embedded Software Engineer
8 16 (5.61%) C Software Engineer
8 16 (5.61%) C/C++ Embedded Software Engineer
8 16 (5.61%) C/C++ Software Engineer
8 16 (5.61%) Embedded C Engineer
8 16 (5.61%) Embedded C Software Engineer
8 16 (5.61%) Embedded C/C++ Engineer
8 16 (5.61%) Embedded C/C++ Software Engineer
8 16 (5.61%) Embedded C++ Engineer
8 16 (5.61%) Embedded C++ Software Engineer
9 15 (5.26%) DBA
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 21 (7.37%) HTML
2 20 (7.02%) XML
3 18 (6.32%) .NET
4 14 (4.91%) JSON
4 14 (4.91%) SOAP
5 13 (4.56%) JSF
6 11 (3.86%) Java EE
7 9 (3.16%) DHTML
7 9 (3.16%) EJB
7 9 (3.16%) JavaBeans
7 9 (3.16%) JMS
7 9 (3.16%) JPA
7 9 (3.16%) WPF
8 6 (2.11%) REST
9 5 (1.75%) Natural Language Processing
9 5 (1.75%) ODBC
9 5 (1.75%) XML Schema
9 5 (1.75%) XSD
9 5 (1.75%) XSLT
10 4 (1.40%) CSS
Miscellaneous
1 43 (15.09%) Management Information System
2 21 (7.37%) Analytical Skills
2 21 (7.37%) Computer Science
3 10 (3.51%) Data Centre
4 8 (2.81%) Embedded Systems
5 6 (2.11%) Cyberthreat
6 5 (1.75%) Algorithms
6 5 (1.75%) Driving Licence
6 5 (1.75%) Enterprise Software
7 4 (1.40%) Reference Data
8 3 (1.05%) EMC VNX
8 3 (1.05%) Fintech
8 3 (1.05%) Replication
8 3 (1.05%) User Experience
9 2 (0.70%) CCTV
9 2 (0.70%) Internet of Things
9 2 (0.70%) iPad
9 2 (0.70%) PMI
10 1 (0.35%) Cybercrime
10 1 (0.35%) Security Operations Centre
Operating Systems
1 79 (27.72%) Windows
2 28 (9.82%) Linux
3 19 (6.67%) Windows Server 2012
4 15 (5.26%) Windows 7
4 15 (5.26%) Windows Server
5 14 (4.91%) Windows Server 2008
6 9 (3.16%) Unix
7 5 (1.75%) Windows XP
8 4 (1.40%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 3 (1.05%) Embedded Linux
9 3 (1.05%) Windows 10
10 2 (0.70%) Windows 8
11 1 (0.35%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 57 (20.00%) ITIL
2 48 (16.84%) Software Engineering
3 44 (15.44%) Business Intelligence
4 36 (12.63%) Problem Management
5 34 (11.93%) Agile Software Development
6 32 (11.23%) Service Delivery
7 31 (10.88%) Service Management
8 28 (9.82%) ITSM
8 28 (9.82%) Proactive Management
8 28 (9.82%) SDLC
9 26 (9.12%) Migration
10 23 (8.07%) Mathematics
11 22 (7.72%) Data Migration
12 21 (7.37%) Change Management
12 21 (7.37%) Data Science
13 20 (7.02%) Mentoring
14 19 (6.67%) Incident Management
15 18 (6.32%) Disaster Recovery
16 17 (5.96%) Project Management
17 16 (5.61%) Risk Management
Programming Languages
1 62 (21.75%) Java
2 53 (18.60%) C
3 44 (15.44%) SQL
4 40 (14.04%) Python
5 39 (13.68%) C#
6 29 (10.18%) C++
7 21 (7.37%) Embedded C
8 19 (6.67%) PHP
9 16 (5.61%) JavaScript
10 13 (4.56%) Embedded C++
10 13 (4.56%) R
11 12 (4.21%) PowerShell
12 11 (3.86%) PL/SQL
13 10 (3.51%) MATLAB
14 9 (3.16%) VB.NET
14 9 (3.16%) XAML
15 8 (2.81%) Scala
16 5 (1.75%) Bash Shell
16 5 (1.75%) SPARQL
16 5 (1.75%) XPath
Qualifications
1 166 (58.25%) SC Cleared
2 68 (23.86%) DV Cleared
3 31 (10.88%) Cisco Certification
4 23 (8.07%) Degree
5 22 (7.72%) CCNP
6 11 (3.86%) ISTQB
6 11 (3.86%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
7 9 (3.16%) CompTIA Security+
8 8 (2.81%) CCNA
8 8 (2.81%) CISSP
8 8 (2.81%) PhD
9 7 (2.46%) CISM
9 7 (2.46%) Computer Science Degree
9 7 (2.46%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
10 6 (2.11%) CCSA
11 5 (1.75%) JNCIS
12 4 (1.40%) CCIE
12 4 (1.40%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
13 3 (1.05%) CCDP
14 2 (0.70%) MCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 40 (14.04%) SLA
2 13 (4.56%) QA
3 12 (4.21%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 4 (1.40%) Data Quality
5 3 (1.05%) PCI DSS
6 2 (0.70%) GPG13
6 2 (0.70%) HMG Security Policy Framework
6 2 (0.70%) ISO 9001
6 2 (0.70%) PMO
6 2 (0.70%) Sarbanes-Oxley
7 1 (0.35%) Def Stans
7 1 (0.35%) MISRA
System Software
1 34 (11.93%) Active Directory
2 10 (3.51%) Virtual Machines
3 8 (2.81%) Virtual Servers
4 5 (1.75%) Hyper-V
5 4 (1.40%) VMware Infrastructure
6 3 (1.05%) ProxySG
7 2 (0.70%) VMware ESXi
8 1 (0.35%) VMware NSX
8 1 (0.35%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 5 (1.75%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
1 5 (1.75%) Oracle RMAN
2 4 (1.40%) vRealize
3 2 (0.70%) HP Quality Center
3 2 (0.70%) NetBackup
3 2 (0.70%) SCCM
3 2 (0.70%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
4 1 (0.35%) AirWatch
4 1 (0.35%) Cisco CME
4 1 (0.35%) Cisco CUCM
4 1 (0.35%) Computer Emergency Response Teams
4 1 (0.35%) EMC Navisphere
Vendors
1 63 (22.11%) Microsoft
2 37 (12.98%) Cisco
3 32 (11.23%) HP
4 22 (7.72%) Juniper
5 19 (6.67%) Oracle
6 11 (3.86%) Blue Coat
6 11 (3.86%) VMware
7 10 (3.51%) F5
8 7 (2.46%) CheckPoint
8 7 (2.46%) Citrix
9 6 (2.11%) SAP
10 5 (1.75%) ESRI
10 5 (1.75%) Intel
10 5 (1.75%) NetApp
10 5 (1.75%) Palo Alto
10 5 (1.75%) Talend
11 4 (1.40%) Atlassian
11 4 (1.40%) EMC
11 4 (1.40%) Red Hat
11 4 (1.40%) Splunk