Period
to 25 May 2018

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 6 months to 25 May 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Security Clearance
6 months to
25 May 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 99 127 139
Rank change year-on-year +28 +12 -60
Permanent jobs citing Security Cleared 19 14 10
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Essex 1.28% 0.72% 0.47%
As % of the Qualifications category 5.35% 2.33% 1.83%
Number of salaries quoted 3 2 10
Essex median annual salary £46,500 £45,000 £48,750
Median salary % change year-on-year +3.33% -7.69% -2.50%
10th Percentile £43,950 £36,250 £31,700
90th Percentile £64,450 £51,750 £64,250
East of England median annual salary £45,000 £46,250 £43,500
% change year-on-year -2.70% +6.32% -15.94%

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 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 355 601 547
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Essex 23.91% 30.90% 25.70%
Number of salaries quoted 307 443 401
Essex median annual salary £46,000 £43,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.98% -4.44% -
10th Percentile £27,500 £24,000 £22,750
90th Percentile £70,000 £66,250 £63,750
East of England median annual salary £45,000 £43,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year +4.65% +1.18% -

Security Cleared
Job Vacancy Trend in Essex

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

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
Salary Histogram in Essex

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Security Cleared in Essex over the 6 months to 25 May 2018.

Salary histogram 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 6 months to 25 May 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 - 2 - -
Chelmsford - 1 - - 3
Security Cleared
East of England

For the 6 months to 25 May 2018, IT jobs citing Security 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 Security Cleared.

1 16 (84.21%) C
2 15 (78.95%) Java
2 15 (78.95%) Windows
3 13 (68.42%) Linux
3 13 (68.42%) Python
3 13 (68.42%) Open Source
4 12 (63.16%) R
4 12 (63.16%) Natural Language Processing
4 12 (63.16%) Machine Learning
4 12 (63.16%) Analytics
4 12 (63.16%) Deep Learning
4 12 (63.16%) Data Science
4 12 (63.16%) MATLAB
5 11 (57.89%) C#
5 11 (57.89%) C++
5 11 (57.89%) DV Cleared
6 10 (52.63%) PhD
6 10 (52.63%) Business Intelligence
6 10 (52.63%) Collaborative Working
6 10 (52.63%) Computational Linguistics
6 10 (52.63%) Computer Vision
6 10 (52.63%) Sentiment Analysis
6 10 (52.63%) Data Analytics
6 10 (52.63%) SC Cleared
7 4 (21.05%) SQL
8 3 (15.79%) Microsoft
8 3 (15.79%) WebSphere
8 3 (15.79%) Software Engineering
9 2 (10.53%) JSF
9 2 (10.53%) Degree

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 3 (15.79%) WebSphere
2 2 (10.53%) WebSphere Portal
Applications
1 1 (5.26%) Microsoft Office
1 1 (5.26%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 2 (10.53%) Oracle BPM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (10.53%) GIS
1 2 (10.53%) Oracle Database
1 2 (10.53%) Oracle Database 10g
1 2 (10.53%) Oracle Database 11g
2 1 (5.26%) SQL Server
2 1 (5.26%) SQL Server 2005
2 1 (5.26%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 1 (5.26%) Artifactory
1 1 (5.26%) Cucumber
1 1 (5.26%) Git (software)
1 1 (5.26%) GitLab
1 1 (5.26%) Jenkins
1 1 (5.26%) JIRA
1 1 (5.26%) Rational DOORS
1 1 (5.26%) Selenium
1 1 (5.26%) Subversion
1 1 (5.26%) Visual Studio
General
1 1 (5.26%) Aerospace
1 1 (5.26%) Electronics
1 1 (5.26%) Finance
Job Titles
1 10 (52.63%) Data Scientist
2 8 (42.11%) Senior Data Scientist
3 2 (10.53%) Developer
3 2 (10.53%) Development Engineer
3 2 (10.53%) Integration Engineer
3 2 (10.53%) Java Engineer
3 2 (10.53%) Junior
3 2 (10.53%) Machine Learning Researcher
3 2 (10.53%) Software Development Engineer
3 2 (10.53%) Software Integration Engineer
4 1 (5.26%) .NET Developer
4 1 (5.26%) Architect
4 1 (5.26%) C++ Developer
4 1 (5.26%) Computer Scientist
4 1 (5.26%) DevOps Engineer
4 1 (5.26%) Security Architect
4 1 (5.26%) Test Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (63.16%) Natural Language Processing
2 2 (10.53%) J2EE
2 2 (10.53%) JSF
2 2 (10.53%) OpenCV
2 2 (10.53%) scikit-learn
2 2 (10.53%) TensorFlow
2 2 (10.53%) Theano
2 2 (10.53%) Web Services
2 2 (10.53%) XML
3 1 (5.26%) .NET
3 1 (5.26%) .NET Framework
3 1 (5.26%) ASP.NET
3 1 (5.26%) CSS
3 1 (5.26%) Gherkin
3 1 (5.26%) HTML
3 1 (5.26%) HTML5
3 1 (5.26%) SVG
3 1 (5.26%) WCF
Miscellaneous
1 1 (5.26%) Cyberattack
1 1 (5.26%) Cybercrime
Operating Systems
1 15 (78.95%) Windows
2 13 (68.42%) Linux
3 2 (10.53%) Windows Server
4 1 (5.26%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (68.42%) Open Source
2 12 (63.16%) Analytics
2 12 (63.16%) Data Science
2 12 (63.16%) Deep Learning
2 12 (63.16%) Machine Learning
3 10 (52.63%) Business Intelligence
3 10 (52.63%) Collaborative Working
3 10 (52.63%) Computational Linguistics
3 10 (52.63%) Computer Vision
3 10 (52.63%) Data Analytics
3 10 (52.63%) Sentiment Analysis
4 3 (15.79%) Software Engineering
5 2 (10.53%) Data Migration
5 2 (10.53%) Image Processing
5 2 (10.53%) Migration
5 2 (10.53%) Process Management
5 2 (10.53%) Quality Management
5 2 (10.53%) Requirements Analysis
5 2 (10.53%) Software Architecture
5 2 (10.53%) Video Analytics
Programming Languages
1 16 (84.21%) C
2 15 (78.95%) Java
3 13 (68.42%) Python
4 12 (63.16%) MATLAB
4 12 (63.16%) R
5 11 (57.89%) C#
5 11 (57.89%) C++
6 4 (21.05%) SQL
7 2 (10.53%) PL/SQL
8 1 (5.26%) Groovy
Qualifications
1 11 (57.89%) DV Cleared
2 10 (52.63%) PhD
2 10 (52.63%) SC Cleared
3 2 (10.53%) Degree
4 1 (5.26%) CISSP
4 1 (5.26%) ISTQB
4 1 (5.26%) TOGAF Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (5.26%) PCI DSS
1 1 (5.26%) QA
1 1 (5.26%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 2 (10.53%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (5.26%) Ansible
1 1 (5.26%) Consul
1 1 (5.26%) Terraform
Vendors
1 3 (15.79%) Microsoft
2 2 (10.53%) Fujitsu
2 2 (10.53%) Oracle