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

Security Check (SC) Clearance
3 months to
30 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 83 102 63
Rank change year-on-year +19 -39  
Permanent jobs citing SC Cleared 7 3 39
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Essex 0.69% 0.28% 3.13%
As % of the Qualifications category 2.18% 1.10% 10.74%
Number of salaries quoted 1 3 5
Median salary £40,000 £62,500 £62,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -36.00% -  
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year - -5.26%  

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 academic qualifications and professional certifications cited in permanent job vacancies advertised in Essex.

Academic & Professional Certification
Essex
Permanent job vacancies requiring academic qualifications or professional certifications 321 273 363
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Essex 31.81% 25.42% 29.09%
Number of salaries quoted 235 209 285
Median salary £45,000 £49,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -8.16% -2.00%  
90% offered a salary of more than £32,159 £24,750 £27,750
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £70,000 £67,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,500

SC Cleared
Job Vacancy Trend in Essex

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

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
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 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
Saffron Walden - 1 £40,000 -
SC Cleared
East of England

For the 6 months to 30 March 2017, IT jobs citing SC 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 Essex region with a requirement for SC Cleared.

1 18 (100.00%) Security Cleared
2 11 (61.11%) Open Source
2 11 (61.11%) Continuous Integration
2 11 (61.11%) Kanban
2 11 (61.11%) TeamCity
2 11 (61.11%) JIRA
2 11 (61.11%) Atlassian
2 11 (61.11%) GWT
2 11 (61.11%) Hudson
2 11 (61.11%) REST
2 11 (61.11%) FishEye
2 11 (61.11%) Relational Database
2 11 (61.11%) DevOps
2 11 (61.11%) Jenkins
2 11 (61.11%) Issue Tracking
2 11 (61.11%) Geospatial Data
2 11 (61.11%) C
2 11 (61.11%) Java
2 11 (61.11%) JUnit
2 11 (61.11%) Web Services
2 11 (61.11%) UML
2 11 (61.11%) OO
2 11 (61.11%) RDBMS
2 11 (61.11%) Active Directory
2 11 (61.11%) Middleware
2 11 (61.11%) ClearQuest
2 11 (61.11%) GIS
2 11 (61.11%) Scrum
2 11 (61.11%) Agile Software Development
2 11 (61.11%) TDD

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 6 (33.33%) Apache
1 6 (33.33%) JBoss
Cloud Services
1 1 (5.56%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 5 (27.78%) HTTP
2 4 (22.22%) SNMP
3 1 (5.56%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (61.11%) Geospatial Data
1 11 (61.11%) GIS
1 11 (61.11%) RDBMS
1 11 (61.11%) Relational Database
2 6 (33.33%) JasperReports
3 5 (27.78%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 11 (61.11%) ClearQuest
1 11 (61.11%) CruiseControl
1 11 (61.11%) FishEye
1 11 (61.11%) Hudson
1 11 (61.11%) Jenkins
1 11 (61.11%) JIRA
1 11 (61.11%) JUnit
1 11 (61.11%) TeamCity
2 6 (33.33%) Ant
2 6 (33.33%) Maven
3 5 (27.78%) Selenium
3 5 (27.78%) SoapUI
3 5 (27.78%) Zephyr
General
1 1 (5.56%) Electronics
1 1 (5.56%) Manufacturing
1 1 (5.56%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 6 (33.33%) Java Engineer
1 6 (33.33%) Java Software Engineer
1 6 (33.33%) Senior Java Engineer
1 6 (33.33%) Senior Java Software Engineer
1 6 (33.33%) Senior Software Engineer
1 6 (33.33%) Software Engineer
2 5 (27.78%) Senior Software Test Engineer
2 5 (27.78%) Senior Test Engineer
2 5 (27.78%) Software Test Engineer
2 5 (27.78%) Test Engineer
3 4 (22.22%) Systems Engineer
4 1 (5.56%) Administrator
4 1 (5.56%) IT Support
4 1 (5.56%) IT Support Technician
4 1 (5.56%) IT Technician
4 1 (5.56%) Quality Engineer
4 1 (5.56%) Support Technician
4 1 (5.56%) Unix Administrator
4 1 (5.56%) Unix Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (61.11%) GWT
1 11 (61.11%) Middleware
1 11 (61.11%) REST
1 11 (61.11%) Web Services
2 6 (33.33%) Ajax
2 6 (33.33%) Apache Flex
2 6 (33.33%) AWT
2 6 (33.33%) CSS
2 6 (33.33%) Hibernate
2 6 (33.33%) JMS
2 6 (33.33%) JSON
2 6 (33.33%) Spring
2 6 (33.33%) Swing
3 5 (27.78%) RESTful
3 5 (27.78%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 9 (50.00%) Management Information System
2 6 (33.33%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
3 5 (27.78%) Computer Science
3 5 (27.78%) N-Tier
4 4 (22.22%) Analytical Skills
4 4 (22.22%) e-Health
Operating Systems
1 5 (27.78%) Linux
1 5 (27.78%) Unix
2 1 (5.56%) AIX
2 1 (5.56%) HPUX
2 1 (5.56%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 1 (5.56%) Solaris
2 1 (5.56%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (61.11%) Agile Software Development
1 11 (61.11%) Continuous Integration
1 11 (61.11%) DevOps
1 11 (61.11%) Issue Tracking
1 11 (61.11%) Kanban
1 11 (61.11%) OO
1 11 (61.11%) Open Source
1 11 (61.11%) Scrum
1 11 (61.11%) TDD
1 11 (61.11%) UML
2 10 (55.56%) Software Engineering
3 6 (33.33%) Cybersecurity
3 6 (33.33%) Unit Testing
4 5 (27.78%) Automated Testing
4 5 (27.78%) Continuous Deployment
4 5 (27.78%) Cyber Intelligence
4 5 (27.78%) SOA
4 5 (27.78%) Software Testing
4 5 (27.78%) Test Management
4 5 (27.78%) Test Scripting
Programming Languages
1 11 (61.11%) C
1 11 (61.11%) Java
2 6 (33.33%) JavaScript
3 4 (22.22%) SQL
3 4 (22.22%) VB
Qualifications
1 18 (100.00%) Security Cleared
2 4 (22.22%) BPSS Clearance
2 4 (22.22%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (5.56%) ISO 9001
1 1 (5.56%) ISO13485
System Software
1 11 (61.11%) Active Directory
2 4 (22.22%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 4 (22.22%) BMC PATROL
1 4 (22.22%) Nagios
1 4 (22.22%) OpenView
1 4 (22.22%) Tivoli
1 4 (22.22%) Tivoli Endpoint Manager
Vendors
1 11 (61.11%) Atlassian
2 6 (33.33%) Adobe
2 6 (33.33%) Google
3 5 (27.78%) HP
4 4 (22.22%) BMC
4 4 (22.22%) CA
4 4 (22.22%) Compuware
4 4 (22.22%) Dynatrace
4 4 (22.22%) IBM
4 4 (22.22%) Nimsoft
5 1 (5.56%) Red Hat
5 1 (5.56%) Sun
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