Period
to 31 March 2020

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 31 March 2020 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Security Check (SC) Clearance
South West > Gloucestershire
6 months to
31 Mar 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 30 6 44
Rank change year-on-year -24 +38 -7
Permanent jobs citing SC Cleared 116 250 98
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in Gloucestershire 8.32% 17.23% 6.66%
As % of the Qualifications category 18.50% 36.28% 17.98%
Number of salaries quoted 97 135 69
Median annual salary £50,000 £52,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -4.76% +16.67% -10.00%
10th Percentile £31,000 £36,200 £33,500
90th Percentile £73,500 £71,500 £69,250
South West median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year - +17.65% +6.25%

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 627 689 545
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Gloucestershire 44.95% 47.48% 37.02%
Number of salaries quoted 461 454 379
Median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.26% +5.56% +5.88%
10th Percentile £28,750 £28,138 £22,500
90th Percentile £72,500 £65,000 £67,500
South West median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year - +5.88% +6.25%

SC Cleared
Job Vacancy Trend in Gloucestershire

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

Job vacancy trend for SC Cleared in Gloucestershire

SC Cleared
Salary Trend in Gloucestershire

3-month moving average salary quoted in jobs citing SC Cleared in Gloucestershire.

Salary trend for SC Cleared in Gloucestershire

SC Cleared
Salary Histogram in Gloucestershire

Salary distribution for jobs citing SC Cleared in Gloucestershire over the 6 months to 31 March 2020.

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 31 March 2020. 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 41 £50,000 -4.76% 9
Cheltenham -19 26 £75,000 +27.66% 12
Tewkesbury +5 21 £55,000 +22.22% 2
SC Cleared
South West

For the 6 months to 31 March 2020, 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.

1 116 (100.00%) Security Cleared
2 64 (55.17%) DV Cleared
3 43 (37.07%) DevOps
4 41 (35.34%) Python
5 36 (31.03%) Linux
6 35 (30.17%) Java
7 33 (28.45%) C
7 33 (28.45%) Agile Software Development
8 31 (26.72%) JavaScript
9 29 (25.00%) SQL
10 28 (24.14%) Jenkins
11 27 (23.28%) C++
12 26 (22.41%) Telecoms
13 25 (21.55%) Internet
14 24 (20.69%) Finance
15 23 (19.83%) Cybersecurity
16 22 (18.97%) Public Sector
16 22 (18.97%) Windows
16 22 (18.97%) Continuous Integration
17 21 (18.10%) Management Information System
17 21 (18.10%) Systems Engineering
18 18 (15.52%) Terraform
18 18 (15.52%) Docker
18 18 (15.52%) Git (software)
19 17 (14.66%) Azure
19 17 (14.66%) Marketing
19 17 (14.66%) Programme Management
19 17 (14.66%) Microsoft
19 17 (14.66%) Kubernetes
20 16 (13.79%) Cloudify

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 (8.62%) OpenStack
2 8 (6.90%) JBoss
3 3 (2.59%) SharePoint
4 2 (1.72%) Apache
4 2 (1.72%) Confluence
4 2 (1.72%) Tomcat
5 1 (0.86%) ArcGIS
Applications
1 3 (2.59%) Microsoft Excel
2 2 (1.72%) Microsoft Office
2 2 (1.72%) Microsoft PowerPoint
2 2 (1.72%) Microsoft Project
2 2 (1.72%) MS Visio
3 1 (0.86%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 6 (5.17%) Sparx Enterprise Architect
Cloud Services
1 17 (14.66%) Azure
2 16 (13.79%) AWS
3 5 (4.31%) Amazon EC2
3 5 (4.31%) Virtual Private Cloud
4 4 (3.45%) NuGet
4 4 (3.45%) Office 365
5 3 (2.59%) Azure Stack
5 3 (2.59%) OneDrive
Communications & Networking
1 25 (21.55%) Internet
2 10 (8.62%) Wireless
3 8 (6.90%) Firewall
3 8 (6.90%) Software-Defined Radio
3 8 (6.90%) TCP/IP
4 7 (6.03%) Ethernet
4 7 (6.03%) IPsec
4 7 (6.03%) VPN
5 5 (4.31%) DHCP
6 4 (3.45%) DNS
7 3 (2.59%) NetScaler
7 3 (2.59%) Network Security
8 2 (1.72%) Skype
9 1 (0.86%) Bluetooth
9 1 (0.86%) HTTP
9 1 (0.86%) OFDM
9 1 (0.86%) SNMP
9 1 (0.86%) SSH
9 1 (0.86%) VLAN
9 1 (0.86%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (12.93%) PostgreSQL
2 14 (12.07%) NoSQL
3 11 (9.48%) MongoDB
4 9 (7.76%) MySQL
5 8 (6.90%) Big Data
6 4 (3.45%) SQL Server
7 2 (1.72%) Hadoop
8 1 (0.86%) GIS
8 1 (0.86%) Neo4j
8 1 (0.86%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 28 (24.14%) Jenkins
2 18 (15.52%) Git (software)
3 15 (12.93%) Atlassian Bamboo
4 10 (8.62%) Selenium
5 9 (7.76%) Cucumber
6 8 (6.90%) Eclipse
7 5 (4.31%) JIRA
7 5 (4.31%) Rational DOORS
8 4 (3.45%) Chocolatey
9 3 (2.59%) Visual Studio
10 2 (1.72%) CA Release Automation
10 2 (1.72%) Gradle
10 2 (1.72%) HP UFT
10 2 (1.72%) JUnit
10 2 (1.72%) Maven
10 2 (1.72%) Subversion
11 1 (0.86%) GitLab
11 1 (0.86%) Vagrant
General
1 26 (22.41%) Telecoms
2 24 (20.69%) Finance
3 22 (18.97%) Public Sector
4 17 (14.66%) Marketing
5 13 (11.21%) Electronics
6 12 (10.34%) Manufacturing
7 11 (9.48%) Military
8 6 (5.17%) Police
9 5 (4.31%) Retail
10 2 (1.72%) Local Government
11 1 (0.86%) Legal
Job Titles
1 24 (20.69%) DevOps Engineer
2 21 (18.10%) Developer
3 17 (14.66%) Software Developer
4 9 (7.76%) Architect
4 9 (7.76%) Systems Engineer
4 9 (7.76%) Test Engineer
5 8 (6.90%) Solutions Architect
5 8 (6.90%) Support Engineer
6 7 (6.03%) Integration Engineer
6 7 (6.03%) Junior
6 7 (6.03%) Senior DevOps
6 7 (6.03%) Senior DevOps Engineer
6 7 (6.03%) Software Engineer
6 7 (6.03%) Test and Integration Engineer
7 5 (4.31%) Junior DevOps
7 5 (4.31%) Junior DevOps Engineer
7 5 (4.31%) Product Engineer
7 5 (4.31%) Products Support Engineer
8 4 (3.45%) Business Manager
8 4 (3.45%) ICT Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (11.21%) HTML
1 13 (11.21%) Web Services
2 11 (9.48%) Node.js
3 10 (8.62%) AngularJS
4 8 (6.90%) Gherkin
5 7 (6.03%) Django
6 4 (3.45%) React
6 4 (3.45%) Spring
6 4 (3.45%) Spring Boot
7 3 (2.59%) J2EE
8 2 (1.72%) .NET
8 2 (1.72%) ASP.NET
8 2 (1.72%) CSS
8 2 (1.72%) HTML5
8 2 (1.72%) Spring Security
8 2 (1.72%) Vue.js
9 1 (0.86%) CSS3
9 1 (0.86%) MEAN Stack
9 1 (0.86%) Natural Language Processing
9 1 (0.86%) Redux
Miscellaneous
1 21 (18.10%) Management Information System
2 15 (12.93%) Cyberthreat
3 7 (6.03%) Embedded Systems
3 7 (6.03%) PKI
4 5 (4.31%) Analytical Skills
5 3 (2.59%) Algorithms
6 2 (1.72%) Cyber Kill Chain
6 2 (1.72%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
6 2 (1.72%) Greenfield Project
6 2 (1.72%) Virtual Team
7 1 (0.86%) ASIC
7 1 (0.86%) Augmented Reality
7 1 (0.86%) CESG
7 1 (0.86%) Clustering
7 1 (0.86%) Linked Data
7 1 (0.86%) Linux Command Line
7 1 (0.86%) Semantic Web
7 1 (0.86%) User Experience
7 1 (0.86%) Verilog
7 1 (0.86%) VHDL
Operating Systems
1 36 (31.03%) Linux
2 22 (18.97%) Windows
3 16 (13.79%) Unix
4 10 (8.62%) Debian
5 6 (5.17%) Windows Server
6 4 (3.45%) Windows 10
6 4 (3.45%) Windows Server 2012
6 4 (3.45%) Windows Server 2016
7 3 (2.59%) Mac OS
8 2 (1.72%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 1 (0.86%) CentOS
9 1 (0.86%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 43 (37.07%) DevOps
2 33 (28.45%) Agile Software Development
3 23 (19.83%) Cybersecurity
4 22 (18.97%) Continuous Integration
5 21 (18.10%) Systems Engineering
6 17 (14.66%) Programme Management
7 15 (12.93%) Information Management
8 14 (12.07%) Business Intelligence
8 14 (12.07%) Continuous Delivery
8 14 (12.07%) Log Aggregation
9 12 (10.34%) Digital Marketing
9 12 (10.34%) MODAF
9 12 (10.34%) Software Engineering
10 11 (9.48%) Analytics
11 10 (8.62%) Deployment Automation
11 10 (8.62%) TDD
11 10 (8.62%) TOGAF
12 9 (7.76%) Configuration Management
12 9 (7.76%) DoDAF
12 9 (7.76%) Test Automation
Programming Languages
1 41 (35.34%) Python
2 35 (30.17%) Java
3 33 (28.45%) C
4 31 (26.72%) JavaScript
5 29 (25.00%) SQL
6 27 (23.28%) C++
7 15 (12.93%) C#
8 13 (11.21%) Ruby
9 4 (3.45%) Go
10 3 (2.59%) PowerShell
11 2 (1.72%) Bash Shell
11 2 (1.72%) Embedded C
11 2 (1.72%) Java 8
11 2 (1.72%) PHP
12 1 (0.86%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 116 (100.00%) Security Cleared
2 64 (55.17%) DV Cleared
3 7 (6.03%) CCNA
3 7 (6.03%) Cisco Certification
4 6 (5.17%) BPSS Clearance
4 6 (5.17%) Degree
4 6 (5.17%) HND
5 5 (4.31%) AWS Certification
6 2 (1.72%) APMP
6 2 (1.72%) CCA
6 2 (1.72%) CESG Certified Professional
6 2 (1.72%) ISTQB
6 2 (1.72%) MCP
6 2 (1.72%) RHCE
7 1 (0.86%) BC Cleared
7 1 (0.86%) CHECK Team Leader
7 1 (0.86%) CISSP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (3.45%) QA
2 3 (2.59%) JSP 440
3 2 (1.72%) HMG Security Policy Framework
3 2 (1.72%) ISO/IEC 20000
4 1 (0.86%) Cyber Essentials
4 1 (0.86%) Cyber Essentials PLUS
4 1 (0.86%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 1 (0.86%) RMADS
System Software
1 18 (15.52%) Docker
2 11 (9.48%) Active Directory
2 11 (9.48%) VMware Infrastructure
3 9 (7.76%) Hyper-V
4 4 (3.45%) Virtual Machines
5 3 (2.59%) Microsoft App-V
5 3 (2.59%) XenApp
6 1 (0.86%) VirtualBox
6 1 (0.86%) vSphere
6 1 (0.86%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 18 (15.52%) Terraform
2 17 (14.66%) Kubernetes
3 16 (13.79%) Cloudify
4 14 (12.07%) logstash
4 14 (12.07%) Packer
5 8 (6.90%) Ansible
6 5 (4.31%) Puppet
7 3 (2.59%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
7 3 (2.59%) Nagios
7 3 (2.59%) SCOM
7 3 (2.59%) SCOrch
8 2 (1.72%) Opscode Chef
8 2 (1.72%) SCCM
Vendors
1 17 (14.66%) Microsoft
2 12 (10.34%) SAP
3 11 (9.48%) VMware
4 9 (7.76%) Oracle
5 7 (6.03%) Cisco
6 6 (5.17%) Sparx
7 2 (1.72%) Atlassian
7 2 (1.72%) CA Agile Central
7 2 (1.72%) Splunk
8 1 (0.86%) Adobe
8 1 (0.86%) Citrix
8 1 (0.86%) Sybase