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 3 months to 30 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Security Clearance
England / East of England
3 months to
30 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 116 121 108
Rank change year-on-year +5 -13  
Permanent jobs citing Security Cleared 141 175 189
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the East of England 2.28% 2.35% 2.49%
As % of the Qualifications category 7.98% 7.90% 8.20%
Number of salaries quoted 79 108 131
Median salary £45,000 £42,500 £47,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.88% -9.57%  
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £32,500 £26,150
10% offered a salary of more than £58,000 £67,500 £75,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £46,500
% change year-on-year - -3.22%  

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 academic qualifications and professional certifications cited in permanent job vacancies advertised in the East of England.

Academic & Professional Certification
East of England
Permanent job vacancies requiring academic qualifications or professional certifications 1766 2214 2304
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the East of England 28.60% 29.73% 30.38%
Number of salaries quoted 1304 1745 1820
Median salary £43,000 £42,500 £44,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +1.17% -3.40%  
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £62,500 £65,800
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,500

Security Cleared
Job Vacancy Trend in the East of England

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in the East of England citing Security Cleared as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the Qualifications category.

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 3 months to 30 March 2017.

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 3 months to 30 March 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Hertfordshire -16 77 £47,500 +11.76% 7
Cambridgeshire +21 32 £40,000 -4.76% 9
Norfolk +2 16 £51,125 -24.25% 3
Essex +19 8 £45,000 -20.00% 3
Bedfordshire +9 5 £45,000 +12.50%
Suffolk +16 3 £43,750 +0.57%
Security Cleared
England

For the 6 months to 30 March 2017, IT jobs citing Security Cleared also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the East of England region with a requirement for Security Cleared.

1 126 (49.41%) SC Cleared
2 68 (26.67%) ITIL
3 67 (26.27%) Windows
3 67 (26.27%) Software Engineering
4 64 (25.10%) Active Directory
5 53 (20.78%) Firewall
6 52 (20.39%) Microsoft
7 46 (18.04%) C
8 43 (16.86%) SLA
9 42 (16.47%) Cisco
10 41 (16.08%) Java
11 38 (14.90%) MS Office
12 35 (13.73%) Incident Management
13 34 (13.33%) Computer Science
14 33 (12.94%) BC Cleared
14 33 (12.94%) DV Cleared
15 31 (12.16%) Electronics
16 30 (11.76%) MCP
17 27 (10.59%) Problem Management
17 27 (10.59%) Degree
18 26 (10.20%) Management Information System
18 26 (10.20%) Cisco Certification
18 26 (10.20%) Windows Server
19 25 (9.80%) Telecoms
20 24 (9.41%) Service Management
20 24 (9.41%) VMware
20 24 (9.41%) SQL
21 23 (9.02%) MS Exchange
21 23 (9.02%) Agile Software Development
22 22 (8.63%) LAN

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 23 (9.02%) MS Exchange
2 12 (4.71%) SharePoint
2 12 (4.71%) Skype for Business
3 11 (4.31%) JBoss
4 8 (3.14%) Apache
5 4 (1.57%) Exchange Server 2013
6 3 (1.18%) Apache Spark
6 3 (1.18%) Tomcat
7 2 (0.78%) SharePoint Server
8 1 (0.39%) Exchange Server 2007
8 1 (0.39%) Exchange Server 2010
8 1 (0.39%) IIS
8 1 (0.39%) NetWeaver
Applications
1 38 (14.90%) MS Office
2 11 (4.31%) MS Excel
3 2 (0.78%) MS PowerPoint
3 2 (0.78%) MS Project
3 2 (0.78%) Simulink
Business Applications
1 2 (0.78%) Oracle ERP
1 2 (0.78%) SAP BPC
1 2 (0.78%) SAP Forecasting and Replenishment
1 2 (0.78%) SAP MM
1 2 (0.78%) SAP PP
1 2 (0.78%) SAP SCM
2 1 (0.39%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 17 (6.67%) Office 365
2 8 (3.14%) Cloud Computing
3 4 (1.57%) Microsoft Azure
3 4 (1.57%) SaaS
4 3 (1.18%) Amazon AWS
5 2 (0.78%) IBM Cloud
5 2 (0.78%) SoftLayer
6 1 (0.39%) Taleo
Communications & Networking
1 53 (20.78%) Firewall
2 22 (8.63%) LAN
2 22 (8.63%) WAN
3 21 (8.24%) DHCP
3 21 (8.24%) DNS
4 15 (5.88%) TCP/IP
4 15 (5.88%) Wi-Fi
5 11 (4.31%) Skype
6 10 (3.92%) SAN
7 8 (3.14%) Internet
7 8 (3.14%) NAS
8 7 (2.75%) VPN
9 5 (1.96%) Cisco ASA
9 5 (1.96%) HTTP
9 5 (1.96%) Network Security
9 5 (1.96%) SNMP
10 4 (1.57%) SSL
10 4 (1.57%) VoIP
11 3 (1.18%) Cisco IPT
11 3 (1.18%) Extranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 16 (6.27%) Relational Database
2 15 (5.88%) SQL Server
3 13 (5.10%) Geospatial Data
3 13 (5.10%) GIS
3 13 (5.10%) RDBMS
4 6 (2.35%) JasperReports
5 5 (1.96%) MySQL
6 3 (1.18%) Hadoop
6 3 (1.18%) Oracle Database
7 2 (0.78%) Crystal Reports
7 2 (0.78%) OLAP
7 2 (0.78%) OLTP
7 2 (0.78%) SQL Server 2008
8 1 (0.39%) Adabas
Development Applications
1 12 (4.71%) JIRA
1 12 (4.71%) JUnit
1 12 (4.71%) TeamCity
2 11 (4.31%) ClearQuest
2 11 (4.31%) CruiseControl
2 11 (4.31%) FishEye
2 11 (4.31%) Hudson
2 11 (4.31%) Jenkins
3 6 (2.35%) Ant
3 6 (2.35%) Maven
3 6 (2.35%) Selenium
4 5 (1.96%) SoapUI
4 5 (1.96%) Visual Studio
4 5 (1.96%) Zephyr
5 4 (1.57%) MSI
5 4 (1.57%) Rational DOORS
6 3 (1.18%) Eclipse
6 3 (1.18%) Subversion
7 2 (0.78%) Rational Rhapsody
7 2 (0.78%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 31 (12.16%) Electronics
2 25 (9.80%) Telecoms
3 19 (7.45%) Manufacturing
4 12 (4.71%) Finance
4 12 (4.71%) Military
5 9 (3.53%) Aerospace
6 3 (1.18%) Front Office
7 1 (0.39%) Automotive
7 1 (0.39%) Financial Institution
7 1 (0.39%) Law
7 1 (0.39%) Local Government
7 1 (0.39%) Publishing
7 1 (0.39%) Retail
Job Titles
1 35 (13.73%) Software Engineer
2 27 (10.59%) Consultant
2 27 (10.59%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 21 (8.24%) Administrator
4 20 (7.84%) Analyst
4 20 (7.84%) Support Engineer
5 19 (7.45%) Developer
6 18 (7.06%) Network Engineer
7 15 (5.88%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
8 14 (5.49%) Embedded Engineer
8 14 (5.49%) Embedded Software Engineer
8 14 (5.49%) IT Engineer
8 14 (5.49%) Software Consultant
9 13 (5.10%) C Software Engineer
9 13 (5.10%) C/C++ Embedded Software Engineer
9 13 (5.10%) C/C++ Software Engineer
9 13 (5.10%) C++ Consultant
9 13 (5.10%) Embedded C Engineer
9 13 (5.10%) Embedded C/C++ Engineer
9 13 (5.10%) Embedded C/C++ Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 17 (6.67%) REST
2 14 (5.49%) GWT
3 12 (4.71%) Web Services
4 11 (4.31%) CSS
4 11 (4.31%) Middleware
5 10 (3.92%) .NET
6 8 (3.14%) JSON
6 8 (3.14%) SOAP
7 7 (2.75%) ASP.NET
7 7 (2.75%) Spring
7 7 (2.75%) Swing
8 6 (2.35%) Ajax
8 6 (2.35%) Apache Flex
8 6 (2.35%) AWT
8 6 (2.35%) Hibernate
8 6 (2.35%) JMS
8 6 (2.35%) RESTful
9 5 (1.96%) ASP.NET MVC
9 5 (1.96%) HTML
10 3 (1.18%) J2EE
Miscellaneous
1 34 (13.33%) Computer Science
2 26 (10.20%) Management Information System
3 13 (5.10%) Driving Licence
4 11 (4.31%) Blackberry
5 10 (3.92%) Fat Client
5 10 (3.92%) Thin Client
6 9 (3.53%) Data Centre
7 8 (3.14%) CESG
8 7 (2.75%) Analytical Skills
8 7 (2.75%) e-Health
8 7 (2.75%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
9 6 (2.35%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
9 6 (2.35%) VHDL
10 5 (1.96%) Client/Server
10 5 (1.96%) e-Learning
10 5 (1.96%) N-Tier
11 4 (1.57%) CAN bus
11 4 (1.57%) Cyberthreat
11 4 (1.57%) EMC VNX
11 4 (1.57%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 67 (26.27%) Windows
2 26 (10.20%) Windows Server
3 16 (6.27%) Linux
4 14 (5.49%) Windows Server 2012
5 13 (5.10%) Unix
6 8 (3.14%) Windows 7
6 8 (3.14%) Windows Server 2008
7 7 (2.75%) Windows 10
8 5 (1.96%) Windows Server 2003
9 4 (1.57%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 3 (1.18%) CentOS
11 2 (0.78%) Windows XP
12 1 (0.39%) AIX
12 1 (0.39%) HPUX
12 1 (0.39%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 68 (26.67%) ITIL
2 67 (26.27%) Software Engineering
3 35 (13.73%) Incident Management
4 27 (10.59%) Problem Management
5 24 (9.41%) Service Management
6 23 (9.02%) Agile Software Development
7 22 (8.63%) Information Security
8 18 (7.06%) Security Architecture
9 17 (6.67%) Mathematics
10 16 (6.27%) Change Control
10 16 (6.27%) Disaster Recovery
10 16 (6.27%) UML
11 15 (5.88%) Asset Management
11 15 (5.88%) TDD
11 15 (5.88%) Unit Testing
12 14 (5.49%) Issue Tracking
12 14 (5.49%) Presales
12 14 (5.49%) SDLC
13 13 (5.10%) OO
13 13 (5.10%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 46 (18.04%) C
2 41 (16.08%) Java
3 24 (9.41%) SQL
4 19 (7.45%) C++
5 17 (6.67%) Python
6 15 (5.88%) Embedded C
7 14 (5.49%) JavaScript
8 13 (5.10%) Embedded C++
8 13 (5.10%) PowerShell
8 13 (5.10%) VB
8 13 (5.10%) VBScript
9 12 (4.71%) C#
10 5 (1.96%) VB.NET
11 4 (1.57%) PL/SQL
12 3 (1.18%) R
12 3 (1.18%) Scala
13 2 (0.78%) MATLAB
13 2 (0.78%) PHP
13 2 (0.78%) T-SQL
14 1 (0.39%) ABAP
Qualifications
1 126 (49.41%) SC Cleared
2 33 (12.94%) BC Cleared
2 33 (12.94%) DV Cleared
3 30 (11.76%) MCP
4 27 (10.59%) Degree
5 26 (10.20%) Cisco Certification
6 21 (8.24%) CCNA
7 17 (6.67%) CISSP
8 16 (6.27%) Microsoft Certification
9 15 (5.88%) CESG Certified Professional
10 13 (5.10%) CISM
10 13 (5.10%) MCSE
11 11 (4.31%) CompTIA Security+
11 11 (4.31%) Security+ Certification
12 9 (3.53%) CISA
12 9 (3.53%) MCSA
13 8 (3.14%) CCNP
13 8 (3.14%) SANS
14 7 (2.75%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
15 6 (2.35%) CEH
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 43 (16.86%) SLA
2 16 (6.27%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 6 (2.35%) PCI DSS
4 5 (1.96%) ISO 9001
5 4 (1.57%) GPG13
5 4 (1.57%) HMG Security Policy Framework
6 3 (1.18%) Data Quality
7 2 (0.78%) ISAE 3402
7 2 (0.78%) JSP 440
7 2 (0.78%) RMADS
8 1 (0.39%) Cyber Essentials
8 1 (0.39%) Def Stans
8 1 (0.39%) ISO13485
8 1 (0.39%) MISRA
8 1 (0.39%) MISRA C
System Software
1 64 (25.10%) Active Directory
2 20 (7.84%) VMware Infrastructure
3 12 (4.71%) vSphere
4 9 (3.53%) Virtual Servers
5 8 (3.14%) Forefront TMG
5 8 (3.14%) VMware ESX
5 8 (3.14%) XenApp
5 8 (3.14%) XenDesktop
6 7 (2.75%) Hyper-V
6 7 (2.75%) Virtual Machines
7 5 (1.96%) Microsoft App-V
8 1 (0.39%) Virtual Desktop
Systems Management
1 13 (5.10%) SCCM
2 9 (3.53%) EMC Navisphere
3 4 (1.57%) BladeLogic
3 4 (1.57%) BMC PATROL
3 4 (1.57%) HP Data Protector
3 4 (1.57%) Microsoft Intune
3 4 (1.57%) Nagios
3 4 (1.57%) NetBackup
3 4 (1.57%) OpenView
3 4 (1.57%) Oracle RMAN
3 4 (1.57%) SCOrch
3 4 (1.57%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
3 4 (1.57%) Tivoli
3 4 (1.57%) Tivoli Endpoint Manager
4 3 (1.18%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
5 2 (0.78%) AirWatch
5 2 (0.78%) NetApp OnCommand
6 1 (0.39%) HP Quality Center
6 1 (0.39%) Nessus
6 1 (0.39%) Nmap
Vendors
1 52 (20.39%) Microsoft
2 42 (16.47%) Cisco
3 24 (9.41%) VMware
4 19 (7.45%) EMC
5 18 (7.06%) HP
6 14 (5.49%) Citrix
6 14 (5.49%) Computacenter
7 11 (4.31%) Atlassian
7 11 (4.31%) Oracle
8 10 (3.92%) CheckPoint
9 9 (3.53%) NetApp
10 8 (3.14%) BMC
10 8 (3.14%) IBM
11 6 (2.35%) Adobe
11 6 (2.35%) AlienVault
11 6 (2.35%) Google
11 6 (2.35%) Juniper
11 6 (2.35%) LogLogic
11 6 (2.35%) LogRhythm
12 5 (1.96%) CA
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Posted: Yesterday
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