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 26 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Security Clearance
England / East of England
3 months to
26 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 136 79 98
Rank change year-on-year -57 +19  
Permanent jobs citing Security Cleared 135 219 241
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the East of England 2.17% 3.25% 2.94%
As % of the Qualifications category 7.09% 11.01% 9.37%
Number of salaries quoted 76 149 204
Median salary £47,500 £42,500 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +11.76% -15.00%  
90% offered a salary of more than £25,500 £23,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £60,000 £75,000
UK excluding London median 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 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 1903 1989 2571
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the East of England 30.57% 29.51% 31.33%
Number of salaries quoted 1472 1646 2118
Median salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +5.88%  
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £26,400
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £60,000 £62,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £41,500
% change year-on-year - +2.40%  

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 26 June 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 26 June 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 -53 67 £47,500 +13.09% 11
Cambridgeshire +14 50 £52,500 +23.52% 3
Bedfordshire +16 10 £46,250 - 1
Norfolk - 4 £46,250 - 1
Essex -6 3 - - 1
Suffolk -11 1 £26,000 -38.82% 1
Security Cleared
England

For the 6 months to 26 June 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.

1 139 (50.92%) SC Cleared
2 76 (27.84%) Software Engineering
3 75 (27.47%) Java
4 60 (21.98%) ITIL
5 58 (21.25%) Windows
6 56 (20.51%) Computer Science
7 55 (20.15%) Active Directory
8 47 (17.22%) Microsoft
8 47 (17.22%) Firewall
9 45 (16.48%) Electronics
10 43 (15.75%) C
11 40 (14.65%) Python
12 39 (14.29%) Degree
13 37 (13.55%) C++
14 36 (13.19%) Finance
15 32 (11.72%) SLA
15 32 (11.72%) Incident Management
16 31 (11.36%) Mathematics
16 31 (11.36%) Problem Management
17 29 (10.62%) Microsoft Office
18 28 (10.26%) MCP
18 28 (10.26%) Information Security
19 27 (9.89%) DV Cleared
20 26 (9.52%) BC Cleared
21 25 (9.16%) SQL Server
21 25 (9.16%) Cisco
21 25 (9.16%) Embedded C
21 25 (9.16%) ISO/IEC 27001
22 24 (8.79%) Agile Software Development
22 24 (8.79%) Embedded C++

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 16 (5.86%) MS Exchange
2 15 (5.49%) Apache Spark
3 12 (4.40%) JBoss
3 12 (4.40%) SharePoint
4 10 (3.66%) Skype for Business
5 8 (2.93%) Apache
6 5 (1.83%) Tomcat
7 4 (1.47%) Apache Solr
7 4 (1.47%) Confluence
7 4 (1.47%) Elasticsearch
7 4 (1.47%) Exchange Server 2013
8 2 (0.73%) K2 blackpearl
8 2 (0.73%) SharePoint Server
9 1 (0.37%) Exchange Server 2007
9 1 (0.37%) Exchange Server 2010
9 1 (0.37%) NetWeaver
9 1 (0.37%) OpenStack
9 1 (0.37%) WebLogic
Applications
1 29 (10.62%) Microsoft Office
2 5 (1.83%) Microsoft Excel
3 3 (1.10%) Microsoft PowerPoint
3 3 (1.10%) Simulink
4 1 (0.37%) Microsoft Project
Business Applications
1 2 (0.73%) SAP FI
1 2 (0.73%) SAP MM
1 2 (0.73%) SAP PP
2 1 (0.37%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 15 (5.49%) Office 365
2 8 (2.93%) Cloud Computing
3 4 (1.47%) Amazon AWS
4 3 (1.10%) Microsoft Azure
5 1 (0.37%) Google Drive
5 1 (0.37%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 47 (17.22%) Firewall
2 21 (7.69%) DNS
3 19 (6.96%) DHCP
4 18 (6.59%) Wi-Fi
5 16 (5.86%) LAN
5 16 (5.86%) WAN
6 12 (4.40%) Internet
7 10 (3.66%) TCP/IP
8 9 (3.30%) SAN
8 9 (3.30%) Skype
9 8 (2.93%) NAS
10 5 (1.83%) HTTP
10 5 (1.83%) SSL
11 4 (1.47%) Cisco ASA
11 4 (1.47%) Extranet
11 4 (1.47%) Intrusion Detection
11 4 (1.47%) VPN
12 2 (0.73%) Network Security
12 2 (0.73%) PBX
12 2 (0.73%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 25 (9.16%) SQL Server
2 15 (5.49%) Hadoop
3 12 (4.40%) RDBMS
3 12 (4.40%) Relational Database
4 11 (4.03%) GIS
5 10 (3.66%) Geospatial Data
6 8 (2.93%) MySQL
7 4 (1.47%) JasperReports
8 3 (1.10%) Crystal Reports
8 3 (1.10%) Oracle Database
9 2 (0.73%) Adabas
9 2 (0.73%) OLAP
9 2 (0.73%) OLTP
9 2 (0.73%) PostgreSQL
10 1 (0.37%) SQL Server 2008
10 1 (0.37%) SQL Server Integration Services
10 1 (0.37%) SQLite
Development Applications
1 17 (6.23%) JIRA
2 15 (5.49%) Selenium
3 12 (4.40%) JUnit
4 9 (3.30%) Eclipse
4 9 (3.30%) Jenkins
4 9 (3.30%) TeamCity
5 8 (2.93%) ClearQuest
5 8 (2.93%) CruiseControl
5 8 (2.93%) FishEye
5 8 (2.93%) Hudson
6 5 (1.83%) Visual Studio
7 4 (1.47%) Ant
7 4 (1.47%) Maven
7 4 (1.47%) MSI
7 4 (1.47%) SoapUI
7 4 (1.47%) Zephyr
8 3 (1.10%) Rational Rhapsody
8 3 (1.10%) Talend Open Studio
9 2 (0.73%) Subversion
10 1 (0.37%) Metasploit
General
1 45 (16.48%) Electronics
2 36 (13.19%) Finance
3 22 (8.06%) Telecoms
4 14 (5.13%) Manufacturing
5 13 (4.76%) Aerospace
6 7 (2.56%) Law
7 3 (1.10%) Automotive
7 3 (1.10%) Legal
7 3 (1.10%) Retail
8 2 (0.73%) French Language
9 1 (0.37%) Financial Institution
9 1 (0.37%) Front Office
9 1 (0.37%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 41 (15.02%) Software Engineer
2 37 (13.55%) Consultant
3 32 (11.72%) Developer
4 26 (9.52%) Analyst
5 24 (8.79%) Embedded Engineer
5 24 (8.79%) Embedded Software Engineer
6 23 (8.42%) C Software Engineer
6 23 (8.42%) C/C++ Embedded Software Engineer
6 23 (8.42%) C/C++ Software Engineer
6 23 (8.42%) C++ Consultant
6 23 (8.42%) C++ Software Engineer
6 23 (8.42%) Embedded C Engineer
6 23 (8.42%) Embedded C Software Engineer
6 23 (8.42%) Embedded C/C++ Engineer
6 23 (8.42%) Embedded C/C++ Software Engineer
6 23 (8.42%) Embedded C++ Engineer
6 23 (8.42%) Embedded C++ Software Engineer
6 23 (8.42%) Software Consultant
7 20 (7.33%) Infrastructure Engineer
8 18 (6.59%) Java Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 16 (5.86%) .NET
2 13 (4.76%) REST
2 13 (4.76%) Web Services
3 12 (4.40%) RESTful
4 10 (3.66%) CSS
4 10 (3.66%) Spring
5 9 (3.30%) GWT
5 9 (3.30%) J2EE
5 9 (3.30%) Middleware
6 8 (2.93%) HTML
6 8 (2.93%) Java EE
6 8 (2.93%) SOAP
7 7 (2.56%) JSON
8 5 (1.83%) Swing
9 4 (1.47%) .NET Framework
9 4 (1.47%) Apache Flex
9 4 (1.47%) AWT
9 4 (1.47%) Hibernate
9 4 (1.47%) JMS
9 4 (1.47%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 56 (20.51%) Computer Science
2 15 (5.49%) Management Information System
3 12 (4.40%) Driving Licence
4 10 (3.66%) CESG
5 9 (3.30%) Analytical Skills
5 9 (3.30%) Data Centre
6 8 (2.93%) Fat Client
6 8 (2.93%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
6 8 (2.93%) Thin Client
7 7 (2.56%) Blackberry
7 7 (2.56%) VHDL
8 4 (1.47%) CAN bus
8 4 (1.47%) Embedded Systems
8 4 (1.47%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
8 4 (1.47%) N-Tier
9 2 (0.73%) Client/Server
9 2 (0.73%) Cyber Attack
9 2 (0.73%) e-Learning
9 2 (0.73%) FlexPod
10 1 (0.37%) EMC VNX
Operating Systems
1 58 (21.25%) Windows
2 20 (7.33%) Windows Server
3 11 (4.03%) Windows Server 2012
4 8 (2.93%) Unix
4 8 (2.93%) Windows 7
5 7 (2.56%) Linux
5 7 (2.56%) Windows 10
6 3 (1.10%) Windows Server 2003
6 3 (1.10%) Windows Server 2008
7 1 (0.37%) AIX
7 1 (0.37%) Android
7 1 (0.37%) Apple iOS
7 1 (0.37%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 76 (27.84%) Software Engineering
2 60 (21.98%) ITIL
3 32 (11.72%) Incident Management
4 31 (11.36%) Mathematics
4 31 (11.36%) Problem Management
5 28 (10.26%) Information Security
6 24 (8.79%) Agile Software Development
7 21 (7.69%) OO
7 21 (7.69%) Physics
7 21 (7.69%) Service Management
8 16 (5.86%) Asset Management
8 16 (5.86%) Change Control
8 16 (5.86%) SDLC
8 16 (5.86%) Security Architecture
8 16 (5.86%) Test Automation
9 15 (5.49%) Disaster Recovery
9 15 (5.49%) Machine Learning
9 15 (5.49%) Security Management
9 15 (5.49%) Signal Processing
10 14 (5.13%) Change Management
Programming Languages
1 75 (27.47%) Java
2 43 (15.75%) C
3 40 (14.65%) Python
4 37 (13.55%) C++
5 25 (9.16%) Embedded C
6 24 (8.79%) Embedded C++
7 21 (7.69%) JavaScript
8 18 (6.59%) C#
8 18 (6.59%) SQL
9 15 (5.49%) R
9 15 (5.49%) Scala
10 12 (4.40%) PowerShell
11 11 (4.03%) VBScript
12 7 (2.56%) VB
13 5 (1.83%) Ada
13 5 (1.83%) PL/SQL
13 5 (1.83%) VB.NET
14 4 (1.47%) PHP
15 3 (1.10%) MATLAB
16 2 (0.73%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 139 (50.92%) SC Cleared
2 39 (14.29%) Degree
3 28 (10.26%) MCP
4 27 (9.89%) DV Cleared
5 26 (9.52%) BC Cleared
6 22 (8.06%) CISSP
6 22 (8.06%) Computer Science Degree
7 21 (7.69%) Cisco Certification
8 18 (6.59%) CISM
9 17 (6.23%) CESG Certified Professional
10 16 (5.86%) CCNA
11 14 (5.13%) Microsoft Certification
12 13 (4.76%) CISA
12 13 (4.76%) MCSE
12 13 (4.76%) SANS
13 11 (4.03%) CEH
13 11 (4.03%) CompTIA Security+
13 11 (4.03%) Security+ Certification
14 10 (3.66%) CRISC
15 9 (3.30%) MCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 32 (11.72%) SLA
2 25 (9.16%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 11 (4.03%) PCI DSS
4 9 (3.30%) ISO/IEC 20000
4 9 (3.30%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
5 7 (2.56%) HMG Security Policy Framework
5 7 (2.56%) ISO 9001
6 4 (1.47%) GPG13
7 3 (1.10%) Data Quality
7 3 (1.10%) MISRA
7 3 (1.10%) QA
7 3 (1.10%) RMADS
8 2 (0.73%) ISAE 3402
8 2 (0.73%) JSP 440
9 1 (0.37%) Cyber Essentials
9 1 (0.37%) Def Stans
9 1 (0.37%) ISO 13485
System Software
1 55 (20.15%) Active Directory
2 13 (4.76%) VMware Infrastructure
3 9 (3.30%) Virtual Servers
4 7 (2.56%) Hyper-V
4 7 (2.56%) Virtual Machines
4 7 (2.56%) XenApp
4 7 (2.56%) XenDesktop
5 6 (2.20%) Firmware
5 6 (2.20%) Forefront TMG
5 6 (2.20%) vSphere
6 5 (1.83%) Microsoft App-V
7 1 (0.37%) Virtual Desktop
7 1 (0.37%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 11 (4.03%) SCCM
2 9 (3.30%) EMC Navisphere
3 4 (1.47%) BladeLogic
3 4 (1.47%) Microsoft Intune
3 4 (1.47%) Oracle RMAN
3 4 (1.47%) SCOrch
4 3 (1.10%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
5 2 (0.73%) NetApp OnCommand
6 1 (0.37%) BMC PATROL
6 1 (0.37%) HP Data Protector
6 1 (0.37%) HP Quality Center
6 1 (0.37%) Nessus
6 1 (0.37%) NetBackup
6 1 (0.37%) Nmap
6 1 (0.37%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
Vendors
1 47 (17.22%) Microsoft
2 25 (9.16%) Cisco
3 22 (8.06%) Oracle
4 20 (7.33%) VMware
5 16 (5.86%) EMC
6 13 (4.76%) Computacenter
7 11 (4.03%) LogRhythm
8 10 (3.66%) AlienVault
8 10 (3.66%) LogLogic
9 8 (2.93%) Atlassian
9 8 (2.93%) Citrix
10 7 (2.56%) Juniper
11 6 (2.20%) CheckPoint
11 6 (2.20%) HP
11 6 (2.20%) NetApp
12 5 (1.83%) BMC
12 5 (1.83%) Google
13 4 (1.47%) Adobe
13 4 (1.47%) Sourcefire
13 4 (1.47%) Splunk
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