Period
to 23 January 2019

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Gloucestershire with a requirement for SC Cleared qualifications. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered over the 6 months to 23 January 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Security Check (SC) Clearance
South West > Gloucestershire
6 months to
23 Jan 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 13 57 29
Rank change year-on-year +44 -28 -3
Permanent jobs citing SC Cleared 189 80 204
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Gloucestershire 13.08% 5.57% 9.26%
As % of the Qualifications category 34.62% 15.09% 19.83%
Number of salaries quoted 110 46 155
Gloucestershire median annual salary £47,500 £49,250 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -3.55% +3.68% +5.56%
10th Percentile £30,185 £37,500 £23,700
90th Percentile £73,750 £72,500 £65,000
South West median annual salary £50,000 £44,000 £42,000
% change year-on-year +13.64% +4.76% +1.82%

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 Gloucestershire with a requirement for academic qualifications or professional certifications.

All Academic and Professional Certifications
Gloucestershire
Permanent vacancies requiring academic qualifications or professional certifications 546 530 1,029
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Gloucestershire 37.79% 36.91% 46.73%
Number of salaries quoted 365 398 817
Gloucestershire median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £44,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +2.27% +3.53%
10th Percentile £26,250 £22,675 £26,250
90th Percentile £69,500 £67,500 £63,750
South West median annual salary £44,657 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +11.64% - -

SC Cleared
Job Vacancy Trend in Gloucestershire

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

Job vacancy trend for SC Cleared in Gloucestershire

SC Cleared
Salary Trend in Gloucestershire

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

Salary trend for SC Cleared in Gloucestershire

SC Cleared
Salary Histogram in Gloucestershire

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing SC Cleared in Gloucestershire over the 6 months to 23 January 2019.

Salary histogram for SC Cleared in Gloucestershire

SC Cleared
Job Locations in Gloucestershire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing SC Cleared within the Gloucestershire region over the 6 months to 23 January 2019. 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
Gloucester +24 82 £47,500 -28.30% 16
Cheltenham +28 36 £50,000 -23.08% 3
Tewkesbury -1 7 £45,000 - 2
Filton - 4 £45,000 -
SC Cleared
South West

For the 6 months to 23 January 2019, 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 Gloucestershire region with a requirement for SC Cleared.

1 189 (100.00%) Security Cleared
2 97 (51.32%) DV Cleared
3 74 (39.15%) C
4 46 (24.34%) C++
4 46 (24.34%) Python
5 44 (23.28%) Java
5 44 (23.28%) Software Engineering
6 43 (22.75%) Agile Software Development
7 37 (19.58%) Degree
8 36 (19.05%) Analytics
9 35 (18.52%) Cybersecurity
9 35 (18.52%) Data Analytics
9 35 (18.52%) Windows
10 33 (17.46%) Linux
10 33 (17.46%) ITIL
11 25 (13.23%) Finance
11 25 (13.23%) JavaScript
11 25 (13.23%) C#
12 22 (11.64%) Microsoft
13 21 (11.11%) Oracle
13 21 (11.11%) DevOps
14 20 (10.58%) Visualisation
15 19 (10.05%) Stakeholder Management
15 19 (10.05%) Continuous Integration
16 18 (9.52%) Stakeholder Engagement
17 17 (8.99%) Relational Database
17 17 (8.99%) Big Data
17 17 (8.99%) Problem-Solving
18 16 (8.47%) Machine Learning
18 16 (8.47%) AngularJS

SC Cleared
Co-occurring IT Skills in Gloucestershire 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 8 (4.23%) Apache Spark
2 6 (3.17%) Apache
2 6 (3.17%) Elasticsearch
3 5 (2.65%) Apache Pig
3 5 (2.65%) Tomcat
4 4 (2.12%) JBoss
5 3 (1.59%) GlassFish
5 3 (1.59%) IIS
6 2 (1.06%) Skype for Business
6 2 (1.06%) WebLogic
7 1 (0.53%) SharePoint
7 1 (0.53%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 1 (0.53%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 8 (4.23%) Microsoft Azure
2 6 (3.17%) Amazon AWS
3 3 (1.59%) GitHub
4 2 (1.06%) Office 365
5 1 (0.53%) Trello
Communications & Networking
1 11 (5.82%) Network Security
2 9 (4.76%) Firewall
3 6 (3.17%) Cisco ASA
4 5 (2.65%) LAN
5 4 (2.12%) Cisco Firepower
5 4 (2.12%) Cisco Wireless
5 4 (2.12%) Internet
5 4 (2.12%) Software-Defined Radio
5 4 (2.12%) SSH
5 4 (2.12%) Wireless
6 3 (1.59%) ASN.1
6 3 (1.59%) BGP
6 3 (1.59%) IPsec
6 3 (1.59%) OSPF
6 3 (1.59%) TCP/IP
6 3 (1.59%) VPN
6 3 (1.59%) WAN
7 2 (1.06%) Ethernet
7 2 (1.06%) MPLS
7 2 (1.06%) RSVP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 17 (8.99%) Big Data
1 17 (8.99%) Relational Database
2 15 (7.94%) SQL Server
3 13 (6.88%) RDBMS
4 12 (6.35%) Hadoop
5 8 (4.23%) Apache Hive
5 8 (4.23%) Neo4j
6 7 (3.70%) MongoDB
7 6 (3.17%) MySQL
8 5 (2.65%) Data Mining
8 5 (2.65%) Text Mining
9 3 (1.59%) Apache Cassandra
10 2 (1.06%) GIS
Development Applications
1 11 (5.82%) Jenkins
2 7 (3.70%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
3 6 (3.17%) Git (software)
3 6 (3.17%) JIRA
3 6 (3.17%) JUnit
3 6 (3.17%) Selenium
4 5 (2.65%) Cucumber
5 4 (2.12%) Eclipse
6 3 (1.59%) EasyMock
6 3 (1.59%) IDA Disassembler
6 3 (1.59%) Visual Studio
7 2 (1.06%) JMeter
7 2 (1.06%) Maven
7 2 (1.06%) Rational DOORS
8 1 (0.53%) Atlassian Bamboo
8 1 (0.53%) Bitbucket
8 1 (0.53%) GitLab
8 1 (0.53%) LoadRunner
8 1 (0.53%) Vagrant
8 1 (0.53%) WATIR
General
1 25 (13.23%) Finance
2 16 (8.47%) Military
3 12 (6.35%) Telecoms
4 8 (4.23%) Electronics
4 8 (4.23%) Manufacturing
4 8 (4.23%) Marketing
5 7 (3.70%) Local Government
6 6 (3.17%) Law
7 3 (1.59%) Legal
8 1 (0.53%) Games
Job Titles
1 31 (16.40%) Software Engineer
2 28 (14.81%) Developer
3 14 (7.41%) DBA
3 14 (7.41%) IT Engineer
4 13 (6.88%) Administrator
4 13 (6.88%) Analyst
5 12 (6.35%) Embedded Engineer
5 12 (6.35%) Project Manager
6 11 (5.82%) Systems Engineer
6 11 (5.82%) Test Engineer
7 9 (4.76%) Java Developer
8 8 (4.23%) DV Cleared Project Manager
8 8 (4.23%) Embedded Software Engineer
8 8 (4.23%) Python Developer
8 8 (4.23%) SC Cleared Project Manager
8 8 (4.23%) Software Developer
9 7 (3.70%) C++ Software Engineer
9 7 (3.70%) Cybersecurity Engineer
9 7 (3.70%) Data Scientist
9 7 (3.70%) Systems Integration Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 16 (8.47%) AngularJS
2 14 (7.41%) Node.js
3 12 (6.35%) HTML
4 11 (5.82%) Hibernate
4 11 (5.82%) React
4 11 (5.82%) Spring
4 11 (5.82%) XML
5 9 (4.76%) J2EE
5 9 (4.76%) Vue.js
6 6 (3.17%) EJB
6 6 (3.17%) HTML5
7 5 (2.65%) CSS
8 4 (2.12%) Gherkin
8 4 (2.12%) Java EE
8 4 (2.12%) jQuery
8 4 (2.12%) Kafka
8 4 (2.12%) XSD
9 3 (1.59%) CSS3
9 3 (1.59%) Django
10 2 (1.06%) JSON
Miscellaneous
1 9 (4.76%) Algorithms
2 8 (4.23%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
2 8 (4.23%) Management Information System
2 8 (4.23%) Self-Motivation
2 8 (4.23%) Social Media
3 6 (3.17%) Analytical Skills
3 6 (3.17%) Cybercrime
4 5 (2.65%) Data Structures
4 5 (2.65%) Enterprise Software
4 5 (2.65%) VHDL
4 5 (2.65%) Virtual Team
5 4 (2.12%) Cyber Defence
5 4 (2.12%) N-Tier
5 4 (2.12%) Verilog
6 3 (1.59%) CESG
6 3 (1.59%) Cyberthreat
6 3 (1.59%) Industry 4.0
7 2 (1.06%) CESG CLAS
7 2 (1.06%) Data Centre
7 2 (1.06%) PMI
Operating Systems
1 35 (18.52%) Windows
2 33 (17.46%) Linux
3 11 (5.82%) Android
3 11 (5.82%) Unix
4 9 (4.76%) Apple iOS
5 5 (2.65%) Embedded Linux
6 4 (2.12%) CentOS
6 4 (2.12%) Ubuntu
7 2 (1.06%) Windows Phone
7 2 (1.06%) Windows Server
8 1 (0.53%) Mac OS X
8 1 (0.53%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 1 (0.53%) Windows 10
8 1 (0.53%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 44 (23.28%) Software Engineering
2 43 (22.75%) Agile Software Development
3 36 (19.05%) Analytics
4 35 (18.52%) Cybersecurity
4 35 (18.52%) Data Analytics
5 33 (17.46%) ITIL
6 21 (11.11%) DevOps
7 20 (10.58%) Visualisation
8 19 (10.05%) Continuous Integration
8 19 (10.05%) Stakeholder Management
9 18 (9.52%) Stakeholder Engagement
10 17 (8.99%) Problem-Solving
11 16 (8.47%) Artificial Intelligence
11 16 (8.47%) Machine Learning
12 15 (7.94%) Data Science
12 15 (7.94%) Open Source
13 14 (7.41%) Coaching
13 14 (7.41%) Information Security
13 14 (7.41%) Mathematics
13 14 (7.41%) PRINCE2
Programming Languages
1 74 (39.15%) C
2 46 (24.34%) C++
2 46 (24.34%) Python
3 44 (23.28%) Java
4 25 (13.23%) C#
4 25 (13.23%) JavaScript
5 13 (6.88%) Ruby
6 11 (5.82%) Bash Shell
6 11 (5.82%) Embedded C
7 10 (5.29%) SQL
8 9 (4.76%) Go
9 7 (3.70%) Embedded C++
10 5 (2.65%) Objective-C
10 5 (2.65%) Perl
10 5 (2.65%) PowerShell
11 3 (1.59%) Apple Swift
12 1 (0.53%) ES6
12 1 (0.53%) R
12 1 (0.53%) Rust
12 1 (0.53%) Scala
Qualifications
1 189 (100.00%) Security Cleared
2 97 (51.32%) DV Cleared
3 37 (19.58%) Degree
4 14 (7.41%) ITIL Certification
5 12 (6.35%) APMP
6 7 (3.70%) Numerate Degree
7 6 (3.17%) CCNP
7 6 (3.17%) Cisco Certification
8 5 (2.65%) PRINCE2 Certification
9 4 (2.12%) CESG Certified Professional
9 4 (2.12%) ISTQB
10 3 (1.59%) CISSP
10 3 (1.59%) CLAS
10 3 (1.59%) IISP
10 3 (1.59%) Master's Degree
10 3 (1.59%) PhD
11 2 (1.06%) CCNA
11 2 (1.06%) PMI Certification
12 1 (0.53%) CISM
12 1 (0.53%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (1.59%) HMG Security Policy Framework
1 3 (1.59%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 3 (1.59%) P3O
1 3 (1.59%) RMADS
2 2 (1.06%) JSP 440
3 1 (0.53%) GDPR
3 1 (0.53%) SLA
System Software
1 13 (6.88%) Docker
2 6 (3.17%) Active Directory
3 5 (2.65%) Firmware
3 5 (2.65%) vSphere
4 4 (2.12%) VMware ESXi
5 2 (1.06%) VMware Infrastructure
6 1 (0.53%) Hyper-V
6 1 (0.53%) Virtual Servers
6 1 (0.53%) VirtualBox
Systems Management
1 7 (3.70%) Ansible
1 7 (3.70%) Oracle RMAN
2 5 (2.65%) Data Guard
2 5 (2.65%) Opscode Chef
3 2 (1.06%) Puppet
4 1 (0.53%) Cisco CUCM
4 1 (0.53%) Kubernetes
4 1 (0.53%) Nessus
4 1 (0.53%) NetBackup
4 1 (0.53%) Salt
4 1 (0.53%) SCCM
4 1 (0.53%) Terraform
Vendors
1 22 (11.64%) Microsoft
2 21 (11.11%) Oracle
3 8 (4.23%) SAP
3 8 (4.23%) Veeam
4 7 (3.70%) Cisco
5 4 (2.12%) F5
6 3 (1.59%) Juniper
6 3 (1.59%) Red Hat
7 2 (1.06%) VMware
8 1 (0.53%) Atlassian
8 1 (0.53%) CA Agile Central
8 1 (0.53%) CheckPoint
8 1 (0.53%) EMC
8 1 (0.53%) Intel
8 1 (0.53%) IronPort
8 1 (0.53%) Mentor Graphics
8 1 (0.53%) SolarWinds
8 1 (0.53%) Symantec
8 1 (0.53%) Veritas
8 1 (0.53%) Xilinx