Period
to 24 November 2017

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 24 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Security Check (SC) Clearance
South West > Gloucestershire
6 months to
24 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 71 25 30
Rank change year-on-year -46 +5 0
Permanent jobs citing SC Cleared 69 232 166
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Gloucestershire 4.65% 10.26% 8.09%
As % of the Qualifications category 13.58% 21.74% 19.30%
Number of salaries quoted 40 179 131
Gloucestershire median annual salary £60,000 £47,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +26.32% +11.76% -5.56%
10th Percentile £37,375 £27,200 £32,500
90th Percentile £76,250 £65,000 £59,000
South West median annual salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,500

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 508 1067 860
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Gloucestershire 34.21% 47.17% 41.89%
Number of salaries quoted 389 829 644
Gloucestershire median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £41,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +9.76% -
10th Percentile £24,000 £25,400 £26,975
90th Percentile £69,000 £65,000 £65,875
South West median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

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 24 November 2017.

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 24 November 2017. 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 -22 18 £50,000 +17.65% 2
Cheltenham -15 17 £62,500 +25.00%
Mitcheldean - 4 £40,000 -
Tewkesbury -2 1 £34,000 -6.85%
Cirencester - 1 £23,000 -
SC Cleared
South West

For the 6 months to 24 November 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 Gloucestershire region with a requirement for SC Cleared.

1 69 (100.00%) Security Cleared
2 37 (53.62%) C
3 27 (39.13%) Degree
4 25 (36.23%) DV Cleared
5 19 (27.54%) Firewall
6 17 (24.64%) Information Security
7 15 (21.74%) Agile Software Development
7 15 (21.74%) C++
7 15 (21.74%) Windows
7 15 (21.74%) SIEM
7 15 (21.74%) Analytics
8 14 (20.29%) Java
9 13 (18.84%) Linux
9 13 (18.84%) ITIL
9 13 (18.84%) Management Information System
9 13 (18.84%) Network Architecture
10 11 (15.94%) Hadoop
10 11 (15.94%) Test Strategy
10 11 (15.94%) CESG Certified Professional
10 11 (15.94%) TOGAF
10 11 (15.94%) MODAF
10 11 (15.94%) DNS
10 11 (15.94%) CISSP
10 11 (15.94%) UML
10 11 (15.94%) DHCP
10 11 (15.94%) TCP/IP
11 10 (14.49%) FTP
11 10 (14.49%) HTTP
11 10 (14.49%) IIS
11 10 (14.49%) Telnet

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 10 (14.49%) IIS
2 4 (5.80%) Apache
3 2 (2.90%) Confluence
3 2 (2.90%) Oracle SOA Suite
4 1 (1.45%) Moodle
Applications
1 1 (1.45%) Microsoft Excel
Cloud Services
1 10 (14.49%) Amazon AWS
1 10 (14.49%) Amazon S3
Communications & Networking
1 19 (27.54%) Firewall
2 11 (15.94%) DHCP
2 11 (15.94%) DNS
2 11 (15.94%) TCP/IP
3 10 (14.49%) FTP
3 10 (14.49%) HTTP
3 10 (14.49%) tcpdump
3 10 (14.49%) Telnet
3 10 (14.49%) Wireshark
4 8 (11.59%) SSL
5 7 (10.14%) Internet
5 7 (10.14%) SMTP
6 6 (8.70%) LDAP
7 5 (7.25%) Network Security
7 5 (7.25%) VLAN
8 4 (5.80%) HSRP
8 4 (5.80%) HTTPS
8 4 (5.80%) Intrusion Detection
8 4 (5.80%) OSPF
8 4 (5.80%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (15.94%) Hadoop
2 2 (2.90%) Big Data
2 2 (2.90%) Data Warehouse
2 2 (2.90%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
2 2 (2.90%) Oracle Database
2 2 (2.90%) Oracle ODI
Development Applications
1 10 (14.49%) Rational DOORS
2 2 (2.90%) Jenkins
2 2 (2.90%) JIRA
3 1 (1.45%) Atlassian Bamboo
3 1 (1.45%) Bitbucket
3 1 (1.45%) EasyMock
3 1 (1.45%) JUnit
3 1 (1.45%) Rational Rhapsody
3 1 (1.45%) Selenium
General
1 4 (5.80%) Military
2 2 (2.90%) Aerospace
2 2 (2.90%) Telecoms
3 1 (1.45%) Automotive
3 1 (1.45%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 22 (31.88%) Consultant
2 13 (18.84%) Senior Consultant
3 10 (14.49%) Analyst
4 7 (10.14%) Information Assurance Leader
5 6 (8.70%) Information Assurance Manager
5 6 (8.70%) Information Manager
5 6 (8.70%) Security Analyst
6 5 (7.25%) Business Change Consultant
6 5 (7.25%) Business Consultant
6 5 (7.25%) Change Consultant
6 5 (7.25%) Developer
6 5 (7.25%) Network Engineer
6 5 (7.25%) Security Engineer
7 3 (4.35%) Cybersecurity Consultant
7 3 (4.35%) Incident Analyst
7 3 (4.35%) Infrastructure Engineer
7 3 (4.35%) Security Consultant
7 3 (4.35%) Senior Analyst
7 3 (4.35%) Senior Cybersecurity Consultant
7 3 (4.35%) Senior Security Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (2.90%) Web Services
1 2 (2.90%) XML
2 1 (1.45%) AngularJS
2 1 (1.45%) EJB
2 1 (1.45%) Java EE
2 1 (1.45%) JSF
2 1 (1.45%) Middleware
2 1 (1.45%) Node.js
2 1 (1.45%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 13 (18.84%) Management Information System
2 8 (11.59%) Cyberthreat
3 7 (10.14%) CESG
3 7 (10.14%) CESG CLAS
4 5 (7.25%) Cybercrime
4 5 (7.25%) Data Centre
5 4 (5.80%) iPad
6 3 (4.35%) SCADA
7 1 (1.45%) Analytical Skills
7 1 (1.45%) Computer Science
7 1 (1.45%) Cyber Warfare
7 1 (1.45%) Security Operations Centre
7 1 (1.45%) Virtual Team
7 1 (1.45%) VLE
7 1 (1.45%) Wiki
Operating Systems
1 15 (21.74%) Windows
2 13 (18.84%) Linux
3 9 (13.04%) Windows Server 2012
4 6 (8.70%) Windows Server
5 4 (5.80%) Unix
6 2 (2.90%) Windows Server 2008
7 1 (1.45%) CentOS
7 1 (1.45%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (24.64%) Information Security
2 15 (21.74%) Agile Software Development
2 15 (21.74%) Analytics
2 15 (21.74%) SIEM
3 13 (18.84%) ITIL
3 13 (18.84%) Network Architecture
4 11 (15.94%) MODAF
4 11 (15.94%) Test Strategy
4 11 (15.94%) TOGAF
4 11 (15.94%) UML
5 10 (14.49%) Cybersecurity
5 10 (14.49%) Mathematics
5 10 (14.49%) Requirements Management
5 10 (14.49%) SysML
6 9 (13.04%) Business Development
6 9 (13.04%) Data Analytics
6 9 (13.04%) IT Strategy
7 8 (11.59%) Cyber Threat Intelligence
7 8 (11.59%) Information Assurance
7 8 (11.59%) Threat Intelligence
Programming Languages
1 37 (53.62%) C
2 15 (21.74%) C++
3 14 (20.29%) Java
4 8 (11.59%) SQL
5 4 (5.80%) Python
6 2 (2.90%) C#
6 2 (2.90%) PL/SQL
7 1 (1.45%) JavaScript
7 1 (1.45%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 69 (100.00%) Security Cleared
2 27 (39.13%) Degree
3 25 (36.23%) DV Cleared
4 11 (15.94%) CESG Certified Professional
4 11 (15.94%) CISSP
5 7 (10.14%) CLAS
5 7 (10.14%) IISP
6 6 (8.70%) GIAC
6 6 (8.70%) Master's Degree
7 4 (5.80%) CISM
8 3 (4.35%) ISACA
9 1 (1.45%) CISA
9 1 (1.45%) Computer Science Degree
9 1 (1.45%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (13.04%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 7 (10.14%) HMG Security Policy Framework
2 7 (10.14%) RMADS
3 2 (2.90%) Data Quality
4 1 (1.45%) JSP 440
4 1 (1.45%) MISRA
4 1 (1.45%) MISRA C
System Software
1 9 (13.04%) VMware Infrastructure
2 6 (8.70%) Hyper-V
2 6 (8.70%) Snort
3 4 (5.80%) VMware Server
4 3 (4.35%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 4 (5.80%) Nessus
1 4 (5.80%) QRadar
2 3 (4.35%) Host Intrusion Detection System
2 3 (4.35%) Network Intrusion Detection System
2 3 (4.35%) SCCM
2 3 (4.35%) SCOM
Vendors
1 9 (13.04%) VMware
2 7 (10.14%) Splunk
3 5 (7.25%) LogRhythm
4 4 (5.80%) AlienVault
4 4 (5.80%) CheckPoint
4 4 (5.80%) Cisco
4 4 (5.80%) Dell
4 4 (5.80%) Palo Alto
4 4 (5.80%) Xerox
5 3 (4.35%) Microsoft
6 2 (2.90%) Oracle
7 1 (1.45%) Atlassian
7 1 (1.45%) IBM
7 1 (1.45%) Red Hat