The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Essex with a requirement for Security Cleared qualifications. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 28 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Security Clearance
3 months to
28 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 82 102 60
Rank change year-on-year +20 -42  
Permanent jobs citing Security Cleared 10 4 38
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Essex 0.97% 0.37% 3.03%
As % of the Qualifications category 3.02% 1.43% 10.41%
Number of salaries quoted 2 4 5
Median salary £45,000 £56,250 £62,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -20.00% -10.00%  
90% offered a salary of more than £41,000 £48,250 £46,500
10% offered a salary of more than £49,000 £66,000 £68,000
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 Essex.

Academic & Professional Certification
Essex
Permanent job vacancies requiring academic qualifications or professional certifications 331 279 365
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Essex 32.14% 25.76% 29.08%
Number of salaries quoted 243 212 286
Median salary £44,398 £47,500 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -6.53% -5.00%  
90% offered a salary of more than £32,159 £24,550 £27,700
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £70,000 £67,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,500

Security Cleared
Job Vacancy Trend in Essex

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Essex 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 Essex

Security Cleared
Salary Trend in Essex

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

Salary trend for Security Cleared in Essex

Security 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 Security Cleared within the Essex region over the 3 months to 28 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
Harlow -2 1 £50,000 -
Saffron Walden - 1 £40,000 -
Security Cleared
East of England

For the 6 months to 28 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 Essex region with a requirement for Security Cleared.

1 18 (90.00%) SC Cleared
2 13 (65.00%) GWT
2 13 (65.00%) Java
3 12 (60.00%) Software Engineering
4 11 (55.00%) JIRA
4 11 (55.00%) Continuous Integration
4 11 (55.00%) Kanban
4 11 (55.00%) TeamCity
4 11 (55.00%) Open Source
4 11 (55.00%) Atlassian
4 11 (55.00%) Hudson
4 11 (55.00%) REST
4 11 (55.00%) FishEye
4 11 (55.00%) Jenkins
4 11 (55.00%) Relational Database
4 11 (55.00%) DevOps
4 11 (55.00%) Issue Tracking
4 11 (55.00%) Geospatial Data
4 11 (55.00%) C
4 11 (55.00%) JUnit
4 11 (55.00%) Web Services
4 11 (55.00%) UML
4 11 (55.00%) OO
4 11 (55.00%) RDBMS
4 11 (55.00%) Active Directory
4 11 (55.00%) Middleware
4 11 (55.00%) ClearQuest
4 11 (55.00%) GIS
4 11 (55.00%) Scrum
4 11 (55.00%) Agile Software Development

Security 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 (30.00%) Apache
1 6 (30.00%) JBoss
Cloud Services
1 1 (5.00%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 5 (25.00%) HTTP
2 4 (20.00%) SNMP
3 1 (5.00%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (55.00%) Geospatial Data
1 11 (55.00%) GIS
1 11 (55.00%) RDBMS
1 11 (55.00%) Relational Database
2 6 (30.00%) JasperReports
3 5 (25.00%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 11 (55.00%) ClearQuest
1 11 (55.00%) CruiseControl
1 11 (55.00%) FishEye
1 11 (55.00%) Hudson
1 11 (55.00%) Jenkins
1 11 (55.00%) JIRA
1 11 (55.00%) JUnit
1 11 (55.00%) TeamCity
2 6 (30.00%) Ant
2 6 (30.00%) Maven
3 5 (25.00%) Selenium
3 5 (25.00%) SoapUI
3 5 (25.00%) Zephyr
General
1 1 (5.00%) Electronics
1 1 (5.00%) Manufacturing
1 1 (5.00%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 8 (40.00%) Java Engineer
1 8 (40.00%) Java Software Engineer
1 8 (40.00%) Software Engineer
2 6 (30.00%) Senior Java Engineer
2 6 (30.00%) Senior Java Software Engineer
2 6 (30.00%) Senior Software Engineer
3 5 (25.00%) Senior Software Test Engineer
3 5 (25.00%) Senior Test Engineer
3 5 (25.00%) Software Test Engineer
3 5 (25.00%) Test Engineer
4 4 (20.00%) Systems Engineer
5 2 (10.00%) Developer
5 2 (10.00%) Developer/Software Engineer
5 2 (10.00%) Java Developer
5 2 (10.00%) Java Software Developer
5 2 (10.00%) Software Developer
6 1 (5.00%) IT Support
6 1 (5.00%) IT Technician
6 1 (5.00%) Unix Administrator
6 1 (5.00%) Unix Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (65.00%) GWT
2 11 (55.00%) Middleware
2 11 (55.00%) REST
2 11 (55.00%) Web Services
3 6 (30.00%) Ajax
3 6 (30.00%) Apache Flex
3 6 (30.00%) AWT
3 6 (30.00%) CSS
3 6 (30.00%) Hibernate
3 6 (30.00%) JMS
3 6 (30.00%) JSON
3 6 (30.00%) Spring
3 6 (30.00%) Swing
4 5 (25.00%) RESTful
4 5 (25.00%) SOAP
5 2 (10.00%) J2EE
Miscellaneous
1 9 (45.00%) Management Information System
2 6 (30.00%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
3 5 (25.00%) Computer Science
3 5 (25.00%) N-Tier
4 4 (20.00%) Analytical Skills
4 4 (20.00%) e-Health
Operating Systems
1 5 (25.00%) Linux
1 5 (25.00%) Unix
2 1 (5.00%) AIX
2 1 (5.00%) HPUX
2 1 (5.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 1 (5.00%) Solaris
2 1 (5.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (60.00%) Software Engineering
2 11 (55.00%) Agile Software Development
2 11 (55.00%) Continuous Integration
2 11 (55.00%) DevOps
2 11 (55.00%) Issue Tracking
2 11 (55.00%) Kanban
2 11 (55.00%) OO
2 11 (55.00%) Open Source
2 11 (55.00%) Scrum
2 11 (55.00%) TDD
2 11 (55.00%) UML
3 6 (30.00%) Cybersecurity
3 6 (30.00%) Unit Testing
4 5 (25.00%) Automated Testing
4 5 (25.00%) Continuous Deployment
4 5 (25.00%) Cyber Intelligence
4 5 (25.00%) SOA
4 5 (25.00%) Software Testing
4 5 (25.00%) Test Management
4 5 (25.00%) Test Scripting
Programming Languages
1 13 (65.00%) Java
2 11 (55.00%) C
3 8 (40.00%) JavaScript
4 6 (30.00%) SQL
5 4 (20.00%) VB
Qualifications
1 18 (90.00%) SC Cleared
2 4 (20.00%) BPSS Clearance
2 4 (20.00%) Degree
3 2 (10.00%) DV Cleared
3 2 (10.00%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (5.00%) ISO 9001
1 1 (5.00%) ISO13485
System Software
1 11 (55.00%) Active Directory
2 4 (20.00%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 4 (20.00%) BMC PATROL
1 4 (20.00%) Nagios
1 4 (20.00%) OpenView
1 4 (20.00%) Tivoli
1 4 (20.00%) Tivoli Endpoint Manager
Vendors
1 11 (55.00%) Atlassian
2 6 (30.00%) Adobe
2 6 (30.00%) Google
3 5 (25.00%) HP
4 4 (20.00%) BMC
4 4 (20.00%) CA
4 4 (20.00%) Compuware
4 4 (20.00%) Dynatrace
4 4 (20.00%) IBM
4 4 (20.00%) Nimsoft
5 2 (10.00%) Oracle
6 1 (5.00%) Red Hat
6 1 (5.00%) Sun
Essex
IQ Telecom
Salary: £55000 - £65000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 14 days ago