Period
to 14 November 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Essex with a requirement for SC Cleared qualifications. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered over the 6 months to 14 November 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Security Check (SC) Clearance
6 months to
14 Nov 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 91 109 119
Rank change year-on-year +18 +10 -22
Permanent jobs citing SC Cleared 11 9 18
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Essex 0.89% 0.62% 0.84%
As % of the Qualifications category 3.78% 2.76% 4.34%
Number of salaries quoted 4 6 15
Essex median annual salary £50,000 £39,158 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +27.69% -21.68% +25.00%
10th Percentile £35,500 £30,288 £21,250
90th Percentile £64,500 £50,000 £52,500
East of England median annual salary £60,000 £47,500 £43,750
% change year-on-year +26.32% +8.57% -12.50%

SC 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 Essex with a requirement for academic qualifications or professional certifications.

All Academic and Professional Certifications
Essex
Permanent vacancies requiring academic qualifications or professional certifications 291 326 415
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Essex 23.56% 22.47% 19.34%
Number of salaries quoted 191 267 294
Essex median annual salary £40,000 £46,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -13.98% +3.33% +12.50%
10th Percentile £21,250 £24,000 £24,000
90th Percentile £72,500 £61,100 £66,250
East of England median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £43,500
% change year-on-year - +3.45% -

SC Cleared
Job Vacancy Trend in Essex

Job postings citing SC Cleared as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Essex.

Job vacancy trend for SC Cleared in Essex

SC Cleared
Salary Trend in Essex

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing SC Cleared in Essex.

Salary trend for SC Cleared in Essex

SC Cleared
Salary Histogram in Essex

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing SC Cleared in Essex over the 6 months to 14 November 2018.

Salary histogram for SC Cleared in Essex

SC Cleared
Job Locations in Essex

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing SC Cleared within the Essex region over the 6 months to 14 November 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
Southend-on-Sea -6 3 £55,000 +76.19% 4
Basildon - 3 - - 2
Saffron Walden - 1 £35,000 - 5
SC Cleared
East of England

For the 6 months to 14 November 2018, IT jobs citing SC 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 Essex region with a requirement for SC Cleared.

1 11 (100.00%) Security Cleared
2 4 (36.36%) Systems Engineering
3 3 (27.27%) Degree
3 3 (27.27%) Rational DOORS
3 3 (27.27%) C
3 3 (27.27%) Microsoft
4 2 (18.18%) Linux
4 2 (18.18%) Teamcenter
4 2 (18.18%) Mathematics
4 2 (18.18%) Physics
4 2 (18.18%) Computer Science
4 2 (18.18%) Cryptography
4 2 (18.18%) Cybersecurity
4 2 (18.18%) Cyber Defence
4 2 (18.18%) Master's Degree
5 1 (9.09%) Runbook
5 1 (9.09%) Decision-Making
5 1 (9.09%) Self-Motivation
5 1 (9.09%) Problem-Solving
5 1 (9.09%) HTML5
5 1 (9.09%) JIRA
5 1 (9.09%) RabbitMQ
5 1 (9.09%) High Availability
5 1 (9.09%) Change Control
5 1 (9.09%) Business Continuity Planning
5 1 (9.09%) Docker
5 1 (9.09%) Internet of Things
5 1 (9.09%) Test Planning
5 1 (9.09%) Microservices
5 1 (9.09%) AppDynamics

SC Cleared
Co-occurring IT Skills in Essex 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 1 (9.09%) WebSphere
Applications
1 1 (9.09%) Acrobat
1 1 (9.09%) Microsoft Office
1 1 (9.09%) Microsoft PowerPoint
1 1 (9.09%) MS Visio
1 1 (9.09%) Simulink
Business Applications
1 2 (18.18%) Teamcenter
Communications & Networking
1 1 (9.09%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (9.09%) SQL Server
1 1 (9.09%) SQL Server 2005
1 1 (9.09%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 3 (27.27%) Rational DOORS
2 1 (9.09%) JIRA
2 1 (9.09%) Robot Framework
General
1 1 (9.09%) Aerospace
Job Titles
1 2 (18.18%) Developer
1 2 (18.18%) Research Manager
1 2 (18.18%) Systems Engineer
2 1 (9.09%) .NET Developer
2 1 (9.09%) Applications Developer
2 1 (9.09%) Associate Engineer
2 1 (9.09%) Commercial Officer
2 1 (9.09%) Delivery Manager
2 1 (9.09%) DOORS Engineer
2 1 (9.09%) Embedded Engineer
2 1 (9.09%) Embedded Software Engineer
2 1 (9.09%) Platform Engineer
2 1 (9.09%) Principal Engineer
2 1 (9.09%) Principal Systems Engineer
2 1 (9.09%) Release Manager
2 1 (9.09%) Senior Systems Engineer
2 1 (9.09%) Service Manager
2 1 (9.09%) Services Delivery Manager
2 1 (9.09%) Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (9.09%) .NET
1 1 (9.09%) .NET Framework
1 1 (9.09%) ASP.NET
1 1 (9.09%) CSS
1 1 (9.09%) Elastic Stack
1 1 (9.09%) HTML
1 1 (9.09%) HTML5
1 1 (9.09%) RabbitMQ
1 1 (9.09%) RESTful
1 1 (9.09%) Spring
1 1 (9.09%) Spring Boot
1 1 (9.09%) WCF
1 1 (9.09%) WebSphere MQ
Miscellaneous
1 2 (18.18%) Computer Science
1 2 (18.18%) Cyber Defence
2 1 (9.09%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
2 1 (9.09%) Internet of Things
2 1 (9.09%) Management Information System
2 1 (9.09%) N-Tier
2 1 (9.09%) Self-Motivation
Operating Systems
1 2 (18.18%) Linux
2 1 (9.09%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (36.36%) Systems Engineering
2 2 (18.18%) Cryptography
2 2 (18.18%) Cybersecurity
2 2 (18.18%) Mathematics
2 2 (18.18%) Physics
3 1 (9.09%) Artificial Intelligence
3 1 (9.09%) Business Continuity Planning
3 1 (9.09%) Computational Intelligence
3 1 (9.09%) Contract Management
3 1 (9.09%) Data Engineering
3 1 (9.09%) Decision-Making
3 1 (9.09%) Incident Management
3 1 (9.09%) Issue Tracking
3 1 (9.09%) ITIL
3 1 (9.09%) Microservices
3 1 (9.09%) Problem-Solving
3 1 (9.09%) Requirements Management
3 1 (9.09%) Runbook
3 1 (9.09%) Software Engineering
3 1 (9.09%) Test Planning
Programming Languages
1 3 (27.27%) C
2 1 (9.09%) C#
2 1 (9.09%) MATLAB
2 1 (9.09%) SQL
Qualifications
1 11 (100.00%) Security Cleared
2 3 (27.27%) Degree
3 2 (18.18%) Master's Degree
4 1 (9.09%) HND
4 1 (9.09%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (9.09%) QA
System Software
1 1 (9.09%) Docker
1 1 (9.09%) Firmware
Vendors
1 3 (27.27%) Microsoft
2 1 (9.09%) Adobe
2 1 (9.09%) AppDynamics
2 1 (9.09%) Atlassian
2 1 (9.09%) IBM
2 1 (9.09%) SAP
2 1 (9.09%) Xilinx