Period
to 19 April 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 19 April 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Security Clearance
England > East of England
6 months to
19 Apr 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 136 144 130
Rank change year-on-year +8 -14 -25
Permanent jobs citing Security Cleared 297 260 340
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the East of England 2.31% 2.11% 2.34%
As % of the Qualifications category 8.14% 7.28% 7.85%
Number of salaries quoted 197 146 211
East of England median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £44,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +2.27% -12.00%
10th Percentile £22,000 £23,875 £32,000
90th Percentile £67,500 £61,250 £70,000
England median annual salary £46,500 £45,000 £45,750
% change year-on-year +3.33% -1.64% -3.68%

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 3,650 3,571 4,331
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the East of England 28.34% 28.93% 29.77%
Number of salaries quoted 2,818 2,717 3,366
East of England median annual salary £47,500 £44,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.74% +4.71% -
10th Percentile £26,250 £26,000 £25,750
90th Percentile £67,500 £65,000 £65,000
England median annual salary £49,000 £45,000 £46,500
% change year-on-year +8.89% -3.23% +3.33%

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 19 April 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 19 April 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 -7 153 £46,750 -1.58% 30
Cambridgeshire -17 91 £35,500 -16.47% 12
Essex +11 19 £45,000 - 18
Bedfordshire +26 14 £73,750 +68.57% 22
Norfolk +3 12 £44,000 -13.94% 1
Suffolk +10 8 £52,500 +16.67% 4
Security Cleared
England

For the 6 months to 19 April 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.

1 180 (60.61%) SC Cleared
2 70 (23.57%) C
3 68 (22.90%) Windows
4 64 (21.55%) Java
5 55 (18.52%) Python
6 54 (18.18%) DV Cleared
7 52 (17.51%) Microsoft
8 49 (16.50%) ITIL
9 47 (15.82%) SQL Server
9 47 (15.82%) C#
10 44 (14.81%) Self-Motivation
11 43 (14.48%) SQL
12 42 (14.14%) Business Intelligence
13 41 (13.80%) SLA
14 40 (13.47%) C++
15 37 (12.46%) Cisco
15 37 (12.46%) Electronics
16 35 (11.78%) Management Information System
16 35 (11.78%) SDLC
17 34 (11.45%) Microsoft Office
18 33 (11.11%) Software Engineering
19 31 (10.44%) Embedded C
20 30 (10.10%) Service Delivery
21 29 (9.76%) Firewall
21 29 (9.76%) Active Directory
21 29 (9.76%) Linux
22 28 (9.43%) Mathematics
23 27 (9.09%) Migration
23 27 (9.09%) Agile Software Development
24 26 (8.75%) HP

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 9 (3.03%) Apache
1 9 (3.03%) JBoss
1 9 (3.03%) SharePoint
2 4 (1.35%) Exchange Server 2013
2 4 (1.35%) Skype for Business
3 3 (1.01%) WebSphere
4 2 (0.67%) IIS
4 2 (0.67%) WebSphere Portal
5 1 (0.34%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 34 (11.45%) Microsoft Office
2 20 (6.73%) Spreadsheet
3 6 (2.02%) Microsoft Excel
3 6 (2.02%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 3 (1.01%) Microsoft Project
5 1 (0.34%) Simulink
Business Applications
1 2 (0.67%) Oracle BPM
1 2 (0.67%) SAP HCM
1 2 (0.67%) SAP S/4HANA
2 1 (0.34%) Primavera
2 1 (0.34%) SAP PS
Cloud Services
1 12 (4.04%) Microsoft Azure
2 7 (2.36%) Amazon AWS
3 5 (1.68%) Office 365
4 2 (0.67%) SuccessFactors
5 1 (0.34%) Azure Active Directory
5 1 (0.34%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 29 (9.76%) Firewall
2 13 (4.38%) DNS
3 11 (3.70%) LAN
4 9 (3.03%) WAN
5 8 (2.69%) FTP
6 6 (2.02%) Wi-Fi
7 5 (1.68%) Cisco Nexus
7 5 (1.68%) VPN
8 4 (1.35%) Cisco IOS
8 4 (1.35%) NetScaler
8 4 (1.35%) Network Security
8 4 (1.35%) Skype
8 4 (1.35%) VLAN
8 4 (1.35%) VoIP
8 4 (1.35%) Wireless
9 3 (1.01%) Cisco ASA
9 3 (1.01%) Internet
9 3 (1.01%) Intranet
9 3 (1.01%) OSPF
10 2 (0.67%) NX-OS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 47 (15.82%) SQL Server
2 16 (5.39%) MySQL
3 14 (4.71%) GIS
3 14 (4.71%) SQL Server 2008
4 13 (4.38%) PostgreSQL
5 12 (4.04%) Relational Database
6 11 (3.70%) Oracle Database
7 10 (3.37%) RDBMS
8 9 (3.03%) Crystal Reports
8 9 (3.03%) Geospatial Data
9 6 (2.02%) Oracle Database 10g
9 6 (2.02%) Oracle Database 11g
10 5 (1.68%) SQL Server 2016
10 5 (1.68%) SQL Server Reporting Services
11 4 (1.35%) Amazon RDS
11 4 (1.35%) Amazon Redshift
11 4 (1.35%) Apache Cassandra
11 4 (1.35%) Data Warehouse
11 4 (1.35%) MariaDB
11 4 (1.35%) Oracle Database 12c
Development Applications
1 15 (5.05%) JIRA
2 13 (4.38%) Jenkins
3 10 (3.37%) Subversion
3 10 (3.37%) Zephyr
4 4 (1.35%) Visual Studio
5 3 (1.01%) Selenium
6 2 (0.67%) Atlassian Bamboo
6 2 (0.67%) Git (software)
6 2 (0.67%) Team Foundation Server
6 2 (0.67%) TeamCity
7 1 (0.34%) Artifactory
7 1 (0.34%) Cucumber
7 1 (0.34%) GitLab
7 1 (0.34%) Rational Rhapsody
7 1 (0.34%) Rational Team Concert
General
1 37 (12.46%) Electronics
2 20 (6.73%) Finance
3 11 (3.70%) Retail
3 11 (3.70%) Telecoms
4 7 (2.36%) Aerospace
4 7 (2.36%) Local Government
5 6 (2.02%) Manufacturing
6 5 (1.68%) Advertising
6 5 (1.68%) Military
7 4 (1.35%) Legal
8 2 (0.67%) Automotive
9 1 (0.34%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 43 (14.48%) Analyst
2 38 (12.79%) Developer
3 35 (11.78%) Consultant
4 32 (10.77%) Administrator
5 31 (10.44%) Service Analyst
6 28 (9.43%) Software Engineer
7 25 (8.42%) Embedded Engineer
7 25 (8.42%) Embedded Software Engineer
8 24 (8.08%) C Software Engineer
8 24 (8.08%) C/C++ Embedded Software Engineer
8 24 (8.08%) C/C++ Software Engineer
8 24 (8.08%) C++ Software Engineer
8 24 (8.08%) Embedded C Engineer
8 24 (8.08%) Embedded C Software Engineer
8 24 (8.08%) Embedded C/C++ Engineer
8 24 (8.08%) Embedded C/C++ Software Engineer
8 24 (8.08%) Embedded C++ Engineer
8 24 (8.08%) Embedded C++ Software Engineer
9 21 (7.07%) Real Time Embedded Engineer
9 21 (7.07%) Real Time Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 23 (7.74%) HTML
2 19 (6.40%) .NET
3 17 (5.72%) XML
4 11 (3.70%) JSF
4 11 (3.70%) Natural Language Processing
5 10 (3.37%) DHTML
5 10 (3.37%) JSON
5 10 (3.37%) SOAP
5 10 (3.37%) WPF
6 9 (3.03%) EJB
6 9 (3.03%) Java EE
6 9 (3.03%) JavaBeans
6 9 (3.03%) JMS
6 9 (3.03%) JPA
7 5 (1.68%) CSS
7 5 (1.68%) ODBC
8 4 (1.35%) jQuery
9 3 (1.01%) ASP.NET
10 2 (0.67%) OpenCV
10 2 (0.67%) Theano
Miscellaneous
1 44 (14.81%) Self-Motivation
2 35 (11.78%) Management Information System
3 25 (8.42%) Computer Science
4 21 (7.07%) Analytical Skills
5 10 (3.37%) Cyberthreat
6 9 (3.03%) Embedded Systems
7 7 (2.36%) NHS
7 7 (2.36%) Video Conferencing
8 5 (1.68%) Data Centre
8 5 (1.68%) Reference Data
9 4 (1.35%) Algorithms
9 4 (1.35%) User Experience
10 3 (1.01%) EMC VNX
10 3 (1.01%) Fintech
10 3 (1.01%) Replication
11 2 (0.67%) CCTV
11 2 (0.67%) Driving Licence
11 2 (0.67%) iPad
12 1 (0.34%) Cyberattack
12 1 (0.34%) Cybercrime
Operating Systems
1 68 (22.90%) Windows
2 29 (9.76%) Linux
3 19 (6.40%) Windows Server 2012
4 17 (5.72%) Windows Server
4 17 (5.72%) Windows Server 2008
5 14 (4.71%) Unix
5 14 (4.71%) Windows 7
6 3 (1.01%) Embedded Linux
6 3 (1.01%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 3 (1.01%) Windows 10
7 2 (0.67%) CentOS
7 2 (0.67%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 49 (16.50%) ITIL
2 42 (14.14%) Business Intelligence
3 35 (11.78%) SDLC
4 33 (11.11%) Software Engineering
5 30 (10.10%) Service Delivery
6 28 (9.43%) Mathematics
7 27 (9.09%) Agile Software Development
7 27 (9.09%) Migration
8 26 (8.75%) Problem Management
8 26 (8.75%) Problem-Solving
9 25 (8.42%) Physics
10 24 (8.08%) Data Migration
11 23 (7.74%) Service Management
12 21 (7.07%) ITSM
13 20 (6.73%) Proactive Management
14 19 (6.40%) Data Science
14 19 (6.40%) Information Security
14 19 (6.40%) Risk Management
15 17 (5.72%) Project Management
16 16 (5.39%) Change Management
Programming Languages
1 70 (23.57%) C
2 64 (21.55%) Java
3 55 (18.52%) Python
4 47 (15.82%) C#
5 43 (14.48%) SQL
6 40 (13.47%) C++
7 31 (10.44%) Embedded C
8 22 (7.41%) Embedded C++
9 19 (6.40%) PHP
10 16 (5.39%) MATLAB
11 14 (4.71%) PowerShell
12 12 (4.04%) PL/SQL
13 11 (3.70%) R
14 10 (3.37%) JavaScript
14 10 (3.37%) XAML
15 9 (3.03%) VB.NET
16 5 (1.68%) Bash Shell
16 5 (1.68%) T-SQL
17 1 (0.34%) SPARQL
17 1 (0.34%) XPath
Qualifications
1 180 (60.61%) SC Cleared
2 54 (18.18%) DV Cleared
3 25 (8.42%) Cisco Certification
4 22 (7.41%) Degree
5 14 (4.71%) CCNP
6 13 (4.38%) CCNA
6 13 (4.38%) CISSP
7 12 (4.04%) PhD
8 11 (3.70%) CISM
9 10 (3.37%) ISTQB
9 10 (3.37%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
10 9 (3.03%) BPSS Clearance
10 9 (3.03%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
11 6 (2.02%) CISMP
12 4 (1.35%) CCIE
12 4 (1.35%) Computer Science Degree
13 3 (1.01%) CCDP
13 3 (1.01%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
14 2 (0.67%) APMP
14 2 (0.67%) CESG Certified Professional
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 41 (13.80%) SLA
2 13 (4.38%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 12 (4.04%) QA
4 8 (2.69%) ARP4754
5 5 (1.68%) Data Quality
5 5 (1.68%) PMO
6 3 (1.01%) PCI DSS
7 2 (0.67%) Def Stans
7 2 (0.67%) RMADS
7 2 (0.67%) Sarbanes-Oxley
8 1 (0.34%) GPG13
8 1 (0.34%) HMG Security Policy Framework
8 1 (0.34%) ISO 9001
8 1 (0.34%) ISO/IEC 20000
8 1 (0.34%) MISRA
System Software
1 29 (9.76%) Active Directory
2 7 (2.36%) ProxySG
3 4 (1.35%) Virtual Machines
3 4 (1.35%) VMware Infrastructure
4 2 (0.67%) Hyper-V
4 2 (0.67%) Virtual Servers
Systems Management
1 5 (1.68%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
1 5 (1.68%) Oracle RMAN
1 5 (1.68%) SCCM
2 3 (1.01%) vRealize
3 2 (0.67%) EMC Navisphere
3 2 (0.67%) HP Quality Center
3 2 (0.67%) NetBackup
3 2 (0.67%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
4 1 (0.34%) Ansible
4 1 (0.34%) Computer Emergency Response Teams
4 1 (0.34%) Consul
4 1 (0.34%) Terraform
Vendors
1 52 (17.51%) Microsoft
2 37 (12.46%) Cisco
3 26 (8.75%) HP
4 20 (6.73%) Oracle
5 15 (5.05%) Juniper
6 12 (4.04%) VMware
7 9 (3.03%) CheckPoint
8 8 (2.69%) Blue Coat
8 8 (2.69%) Citrix
8 8 (2.69%) F5
9 6 (2.02%) EMC
9 6 (2.02%) SAP
10 5 (1.68%) ESRI
10 5 (1.68%) Palo Alto
11 4 (1.35%) NetApp
12 3 (1.01%) Aruba
12 3 (1.01%) Fortinet
12 3 (1.01%) Red Hat
12 3 (1.01%) Riverbed
12 3 (1.01%) Telerik