BPSS Clearance Jobs in England

Baseline Personnel Security Standard (BPSS) Clearance
UK > England

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in England with a requirement for BPSS Clearance qualifications. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered over the 6 months to 20 April 2024 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

6 months to
20 Apr 2024
Same period 2023 Same period 2022
Rank 310 624 935
Rank change year-on-year +314 +311 -275
Permanent jobs citing BPSS Clearance 739 352 192
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in England 0.88% 0.37% 0.15%
As % of the Qualifications category 3.08% 1.14% 0.56%
Number of salaries quoted 591 173 157
10th Percentile £25,750 £25,400 £21,806
25th Percentile £31,500 £37,500 £32,500
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £55,000 £52,500 £49,200
Median % change year-on-year +4.76% +6.71% -10.55%
75th Percentile £65,000 £71,250 £68,750
90th Percentile £77,500 £82,500 £90,000
UK median annual salary £55,000 £57,500 £52,500
% change year-on-year -4.35% +9.52% -4.55%

All Academic and Professional Certifications
England

BPSS Clearance 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 England with a requirement for academic qualifications or professional certifications.

Permanent vacancies requiring academic qualifications or professional certifications 23,987 30,964 34,244
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in England 28.54% 32.71% 26.33%
Number of salaries quoted 15,665 13,869 16,750
10th Percentile £28,250 £31,250 £30,926
25th Percentile £38,500 £41,750 £41,250
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £54,700 £57,810 £55,000
Median % change year-on-year -5.38% +5.11% -
75th Percentile £71,250 £77,500 £73,750
90th Percentile £87,500 £95,000 £92,500
UK median annual salary £54,000 £57,810 £55,000
% change year-on-year -6.59% +5.11% -

BPSS Clearance
Job Vacancy Trend in England

Job postings citing BPSS Clearance as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised in England.

Job vacancy trend for BPSS Clearance in England

BPSS Clearance
Salary Trend in England

3-month moving average salary quoted in jobs citing BPSS Clearance in England.

Salary trend for BPSS Clearance in England

BPSS Clearance
Salary Histogram in England

Salary distribution for jobs citing BPSS Clearance in England over the 6 months to 20 April 2024.

Salary histogram for BPSS Clearance in England

BPSS Clearance
Job Locations in England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing BPSS Clearance within the England region over the 6 months to 20 April 2024. 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
Jobs
South West +172 313 £50,000 +8.11% 44
East of England +148 175 £57,500 +10.58% 19
London +81 85 £70,000 +33.33% 22
South East +62 56 £50,397 -37.00% 36
Midlands +32 43 £32,600 -49.85% 19
North of England +41 37 £50,000 +25.00% 34
North West +9 27 £38,211 -4.47% 30
West Midlands +46 22 £60,000 +9.09% 4
East Midlands -3 21 £24,811 -63.24% 15
North East +3 7 £71,636 -4.49% 3
Yorkshire +72 3 £78,273 +11.82% 1
BPSS Clearance
UK

BPSS Clearance
Co-occurring Skills and Capabilities in England by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same employment type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 98 (13.26%) Confluence
2 20 (2.71%) SharePoint
3 6 (0.81%) Apache Spark
4 5 (0.68%) Microsoft Exchange
5 4 (0.54%) Exchange Server 2010
6 3 (0.41%) Apache
7 2 (0.27%) Apache Airflow
7 2 (0.27%) CMS
7 2 (0.27%) WordPress
8 1 (0.14%) Anypoint
8 1 (0.14%) OpenStack
8 1 (0.14%) WebLogic
Applications
1 41 (5.55%) Simulink
2 23 (3.11%) Microsoft Excel
3 17 (2.30%) Microsoft Office
4 10 (1.35%) Trello
5 9 (1.22%) Microsoft Project
6 5 (0.68%) Microsoft PowerPoint
7 4 (0.54%) Stateflow
8 1 (0.14%) 1Password
8 1 (0.14%) Acrobat
8 1 (0.14%) Adobe Illustrator
8 1 (0.14%) Blender
8 1 (0.14%) InDesign
8 1 (0.14%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 25 (3.38%) Sparx Enterprise Architect
1 25 (3.38%) Workday HCM
2 10 (1.35%) Maximo
3 9 (1.22%) Primavera
4 5 (0.68%) SAP S/4HANA
5 4 (0.54%) SAP MM
5 4 (0.54%) SAP PM
6 3 (0.41%) SAP CRM
6 3 (0.41%) SAP CX
6 3 (0.41%) SAP GTS
6 3 (0.41%) SAP SD
6 3 (0.41%) SAP WM
7 2 (0.27%) Dynamics CRM
7 2 (0.27%) Teamcenter
8 1 (0.14%) Oracle Applications
8 1 (0.14%) Oracle ERP
8 1 (0.14%) SAP CO
8 1 (0.14%) SAP ERP
8 1 (0.14%) SAP FI
8 1 (0.14%) SAP FI/CO
Cloud Services
1 98 (13.26%) Azure
2 57 (7.71%) AWS
3 53 (7.17%) Azure DevOps
4 42 (5.68%) Microsoft 365
5 30 (4.06%) Power Platform
6 20 (2.71%) GitHub
7 17 (2.30%) PaaS
8 14 (1.89%) OCI
9 13 (1.76%) GitHub Actions
10 12 (1.62%) SaaS
11 11 (1.49%) IaaS
12 9 (1.22%) GCP
12 9 (1.22%) Serverless
13 7 (0.95%) Azure Monitor
14 4 (0.54%) Azure Cosmos DB
14 4 (0.54%) Google Analytics
14 4 (0.54%) Google Data Studio
14 4 (0.54%) Google Sheets
14 4 (0.54%) Google Tag Manager
15 3 (0.41%) SAP Commerce Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 35 (4.74%) Wi-Fi
2 15 (2.03%) 5G
3 14 (1.89%) Firewall
4 11 (1.49%) Ethernet
5 10 (1.35%) 4G
6 9 (1.22%) MPLS
6 9 (1.22%) WAN
6 9 (1.22%) Wireless
7 8 (1.08%) Software-Defined Radio
8 5 (0.68%) 5G NR
8 5 (0.68%) 802.11
8 5 (0.68%) LTE
9 4 (0.54%) DNS
9 4 (0.54%) Internet
9 4 (0.54%) VPN
10 3 (0.41%) Modbus
10 3 (0.41%) RS-232
10 3 (0.41%) RS-422
10 3 (0.41%) RS-485
10 3 (0.41%) Tactical Data Link
Database & Business Intelligence
1 19 (2.57%) NoSQL
2 18 (2.44%) Power BI
3 12 (1.62%) Oracle Reports
3 12 (1.62%) SQL Server
4 11 (1.49%) GIS
5 10 (1.35%) Data Warehouse
5 10 (1.35%) Tableau
6 8 (1.08%) Big Data
6 8 (1.08%) MongoDB
6 8 (1.08%) Relational Database
7 6 (0.81%) Oracle BI Publisher
7 6 (0.81%) Snowflake Schema
7 6 (0.81%) Star Schema
8 5 (0.68%) Metadata
8 5 (0.68%) PostgreSQL
9 4 (0.54%) Azure SQL Database
9 4 (0.54%) Power Query
10 2 (0.27%) Oracle Database
10 2 (0.27%) Redis
11 1 (0.14%) Oracle Database 12c
Development Applications
1 108 (14.61%) Git
2 107 (14.48%) JIRA
3 95 (12.86%) Visual Studio
4 89 (12.04%) Bitbucket
5 59 (7.98%) Sourcetree
6 46 (6.22%) Rational Rhapsody
7 42 (5.68%) Rational DOORS
8 13 (1.76%) Rational Team Concert
9 11 (1.49%) GitLab
10 10 (1.35%) Team Foundation Server
11 9 (1.22%) Jenkins
12 7 (0.95%) SonarQube
13 5 (0.68%) Eclipse
13 5 (0.68%) Subversion
14 4 (0.54%) Cucumber
14 4 (0.54%) JMeter
15 3 (0.41%) Octopus Deploy
15 3 (0.41%) TeamCity
16 2 (0.27%) Selenium
17 1 (0.14%) Cypress.io
General
1 161 (21.79%) Social Skills
2 108 (14.61%) Presentation Skills
3 102 (13.80%) Games
4 54 (7.31%) Public Sector
5 50 (6.77%) Analytical Skills
6 42 (5.68%) Manufacturing
7 39 (5.28%) Finance
8 38 (5.14%) Military
9 34 (4.60%) Aerospace
10 31 (4.19%) Inclusion and Diversity
11 28 (3.79%) Electronics
12 19 (2.57%) Influencing Skills
13 18 (2.44%) Retail
14 13 (1.76%) Marketing
14 13 (1.76%) Telecoms
15 12 (1.62%) French Language
16 9 (1.22%) Organisational Skills
17 7 (0.95%) Italian Language
18 4 (0.54%) German Language
18 4 (0.54%) Polish Language
Job Titles
1 125 (16.91%) Developer
2 93 (12.58%) Lead
3 88 (11.91%) 3D Developer
3 88 (11.91%) Games Developer
3 88 (11.91%) Systems Engineer
3 88 (11.91%) Unity 3D Developer
4 85 (11.50%) Senior
5 84 (11.37%) Architect
6 64 (8.66%) Software Engineer
7 55 (7.44%) Consultant
8 38 (5.14%) Analyst
9 33 (4.47%) Senior Developer
10 30 (4.06%) Senior Games Developer
11 25 (3.38%) Mobile Engineer
11 25 (3.38%) Solutions Architect
11 25 (3.38%) Workday Consultant
12 22 (2.98%) Field Engineer
13 21 (2.84%) Security Architect
14 19 (2.57%) Junior
15 18 (2.44%) Systems Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 88 (11.91%) Unity (Game Engine)
2 50 (6.77%) .NET
3 18 (2.44%) REST
4 15 (2.03%) EDI
5 12 (1.62%) AngularJS
6 11 (1.49%) Middleware
7 10 (1.35%) HTML
8 9 (1.22%) PyTorch
9 7 (0.95%) ARM Templates
9 7 (0.95%) Azure Blueprints
9 7 (0.95%) JSON
9 7 (0.95%) Node.js
10 6 (0.81%) Spring
11 5 (0.68%) .NET Framework
11 5 (0.68%) 802.1X
11 5 (0.68%) RESTful
12 4 (0.54%) Kafka
12 4 (0.54%) Play Framework
12 4 (0.54%) Spring Boot
12 4 (0.54%) TensorFlow
Miscellaneous
1 92 (12.45%) Virtual Reality
2 59 (7.98%) Driving Licence
3 47 (6.36%) Algorithms
4 37 (5.01%) Self-Motivation
5 36 (4.87%) Management Information System
6 25 (3.38%) Onboarding
7 19 (2.57%) Public Cloud
8 11 (1.49%) Product Ownership
9 10 (1.35%) FPGA
9 10 (1.35%) IoT
9 10 (1.35%) VHDL
10 9 (1.22%) ARM Cortex
11 8 (1.08%) Cyber Threat
11 8 (1.08%) EPoS
11 8 (1.08%) PCIe
12 5 (0.68%) Data Centre
12 5 (0.68%) Distributed Systems
12 5 (0.68%) Robotics
12 5 (0.68%) Social Media
12 5 (0.68%) Verilog
Operating Systems
1 60 (8.12%) Windows
2 22 (2.98%) Linux
3 7 (0.95%) Windows 10
4 5 (0.68%) Windows Server
5 4 (0.54%) Mac OS
5 4 (0.54%) Ubuntu
5 4 (0.54%) Unix
6 3 (0.41%) Embedded Linux
6 3 (0.41%) VMS
7 2 (0.27%) Windows Server 2012
8 1 (0.14%) Android
8 1 (0.14%) Apple iOS
8 1 (0.14%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 204 (27.60%) Software Engineering
2 151 (20.43%) UML
3 141 (19.08%) DevOps
4 139 (18.81%) Agile
5 124 (16.78%) Systems Engineering
6 120 (16.24%) Scrum
7 105 (14.21%) Use Case
8 97 (13.13%) Project Management
9 96 (12.99%) Design Patterns
10 92 (12.45%) Problem-Solving
11 91 (12.31%) Validation
12 63 (8.53%) Mentoring
12 63 (8.53%) Roadmaps
13 59 (7.98%) ITIL
14 57 (7.71%) Mathematics
15 54 (7.31%) Verification and Validation
16 47 (6.36%) Model-Based Systems Engineering
16 47 (6.36%) Project Delivery
17 46 (6.22%) Analytics
18 44 (5.95%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 123 (16.64%) C#
2 55 (7.44%) C
3 44 (5.95%) Ada
4 40 (5.41%) Python
5 36 (4.87%) MATLAB
6 31 (4.19%) JavaScript
7 29 (3.92%) SQL
8 27 (3.65%) Java
9 15 (2.03%) TypeScript
10 13 (1.76%) Scala
11 11 (1.49%) C++
12 10 (1.35%) PowerShell
12 10 (1.35%) R
13 9 (1.22%) T-SQL
14 4 (0.54%) Ruby
14 4 (0.54%) Shell Script
14 4 (0.54%) VBA
15 3 (0.41%) Bash
15 3 (0.41%) Go
15 3 (0.41%) Rust
Qualifications
1 588 (79.57%) Security Cleared
2 262 (35.45%) Degree
3 211 (28.55%) SC Cleared
4 36 (4.87%) DBS Check
5 25 (3.38%) TOGAF Certification
6 17 (2.30%) Master's Degree
7 12 (1.62%) DV Cleared
8 11 (1.49%) CTC Cleared
9 8 (1.08%) APMG
10 6 (0.81%) IIBA
11 5 (0.68%) PhD
12 4 (0.54%) CCSAM
12 4 (0.54%) CREST Certified
13 3 (0.41%) Azure Certification
13 3 (0.41%) HNC
14 2 (0.27%) AWS Certification
14 2 (0.27%) CISM
14 2 (0.27%) CISSP
14 2 (0.27%) CSPO
15 1 (0.14%) CESG Certified Professional
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 38 (5.14%) SLA
2 30 (4.06%) PCI DSS
3 29 (3.92%) ISO/IEC 15288
4 13 (1.76%) Def Stans
5 12 (1.62%) Accessibility
6 11 (1.49%) GDPR
6 11 (1.49%) QA
7 10 (1.35%) COSHH
7 10 (1.35%) Cyber Essentials
7 10 (1.35%) MISRA
8 8 (1.08%) NCSC
9 6 (0.81%) Data Quality
9 6 (0.81%) ISO/IEC 27001
10 4 (0.54%) IEC 61508
10 4 (0.54%) MISRA C
11 3 (0.41%) DO-178B
11 3 (0.41%) ISO 9001
11 3 (0.41%) ISO/IEC 20000
12 2 (0.27%) NIST
13 1 (0.14%) PMO
System Software
1 46 (6.22%) Firmware
2 30 (4.06%) KVM
3 17 (2.30%) Docker
4 10 (1.35%) Embedded Firmware
4 10 (1.35%) Hyper-V
5 4 (0.54%) Active Directory
5 4 (0.54%) Microsoft Virtual Server
5 4 (0.54%) Virtual Machines
5 4 (0.54%) Virtual Servers
6 1 (0.14%) Oracle RAC
6 1 (0.14%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 14 (1.89%) Kubernetes
2 11 (1.49%) Terraform
3 9 (1.22%) Ansible
3 9 (1.22%) FortiGate
4 4 (0.54%) Computer Emergency Response Teams
4 4 (0.54%) Microsoft Intune
5 2 (0.27%) Active Directory Federation Services
5 2 (0.27%) Grafana
5 2 (0.27%) Kibana
6 1 (0.14%) HP ALM
6 1 (0.14%) Istio
6 1 (0.14%) Kubeflow
6 1 (0.14%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
6 1 (0.14%) Prometheus
6 1 (0.14%) SCCM
Vendors
1 211 (28.55%) Microsoft
2 52 (7.04%) IBM
3 46 (6.22%) Dell
4 25 (3.38%) Sparx
4 25 (3.38%) Workday
5 24 (3.25%) Oracle
6 23 (3.11%) HP
7 15 (2.03%) Cisco
8 14 (1.89%) Sun
9 11 (1.49%) Mercator
10 10 (1.35%) SAP
11 9 (1.22%) Darktrace
11 9 (1.22%) Mitel
11 9 (1.22%) NEC
11 9 (1.22%) Ribbon
12 8 (1.08%) NetApp
12 8 (1.08%) ServiceNow
13 7 (0.95%) Google
14 5 (0.68%) EMC
14 5 (0.68%) Meraki