Period
to 27 May 2018

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 27 May 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Security Check (SC) Clearance
South West > Gloucestershire
6 months to
27 May 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 23 49 25
Rank change year-on-year +26 -24 +10
Permanent jobs citing SC Cleared 164 134 196
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Gloucestershire 10.55% 7.41% 9.64%
As % of the Qualifications category 26.37% 19.56% 22.71%
Number of salaries quoted 136 82 126
Gloucestershire median annual salary £46,000 £50,000 £50,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -8.00% -0.99% +1.00%
10th Percentile £33,500 £36,250 £36,250
90th Percentile £57,500 £65,000 £70,250
South West median annual salary £45,000 £41,750 £40,000
% change year-on-year +7.78% +4.38% -11.11%

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 622 685 863
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Gloucestershire 40.03% 37.87% 42.45%
Number of salaries quoted 447 504 567
Gloucestershire median annual salary £45,000 £43,500 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +3.45% -8.42% +11.76%
10th Percentile £28,750 £25,750 £29,150
90th Percentile £65,950 £65,000 £67,000
South West median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +6.25% - +2.56%

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 27 May 2018.

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 27 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
Tewkesbury -3 31 £45,000 +2.27% 1
Gloucester +3 23 £47,500 -5.00% 4
Cheltenham -19 21 £50,000 -4.76%
SC Cleared
South West

For the 6 months to 27 May 2018, 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.

1 164 (100.00%) Security Cleared
2 104 (63.41%) C
3 54 (32.93%) Python
4 53 (32.32%) Cybersecurity
5 52 (31.71%) C++
5 52 (31.71%) Software Engineering
6 50 (30.49%) Finance
7 48 (29.27%) Agile Software Development
8 46 (28.05%) DV Cleared
9 45 (27.44%) Collaborative Working
10 42 (25.61%) UML
11 39 (23.78%) Windows
12 38 (23.17%) Linux
13 34 (20.73%) Continuous Integration
14 33 (20.12%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
14 33 (20.12%) Requirements Analysis
15 28 (17.07%) Information Assurance
15 28 (17.07%) Test Strategy
16 27 (16.46%) C#
17 25 (15.24%) Test Automation
18 24 (14.63%) Data Encryption
18 24 (14.63%) Cyber Warfare
19 23 (14.02%) Continuous Improvement
19 23 (14.02%) SysML
20 22 (13.41%) Java
20 22 (13.41%) SQL
21 21 (12.80%) Validation
21 21 (12.80%) Git (software)
22 20 (12.20%) SDLC
23 19 (11.59%) Embedded Systems

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 4 (2.44%) ArcGIS
1 4 (2.44%) Tomcat
1 4 (2.44%) WebSphere
1 4 (2.44%) WebSphere Portal
2 2 (1.22%) IIS
2 2 (1.22%) JBoss
2 2 (1.22%) SharePoint
3 1 (0.61%) Apache
Applications
1 6 (3.66%) Microsoft Office
2 4 (2.44%) Microsoft Project
3 2 (1.22%) Microsoft Excel
3 2 (1.22%) Microsoft PowerPoint
3 2 (1.22%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 4 (2.44%) Oracle BPM
Cloud Services
1 4 (2.44%) Amazon AWS
1 4 (2.44%) Amazon S3
2 2 (1.22%) Trello
3 1 (0.61%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (0.61%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 16 (9.76%) SSL
2 14 (8.54%) Ethernet
2 14 (8.54%) Wi-Fi
3 12 (7.32%) IPsec
3 12 (7.32%) IPv4
3 12 (7.32%) IPv6
3 12 (7.32%) SNMP
3 12 (7.32%) SSH
3 12 (7.32%) VLAN
4 11 (6.71%) Network Security
5 10 (6.10%) Wireshark
6 7 (4.27%) TCP/IP
7 6 (3.66%) HTTP
8 5 (3.05%) Internet
9 4 (2.44%) DNS
9 4 (2.44%) Firewall
9 4 (2.44%) tcpdump
10 2 (1.22%) DHCP
10 2 (1.22%) HTTPS
10 2 (1.22%) Telnet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (3.05%) Hadoop
2 4 (2.44%) GIS
2 4 (2.44%) Oracle BI EE
2 4 (2.44%) Oracle BI Publisher
2 4 (2.44%) Oracle Database
2 4 (2.44%) Oracle Database 10g
2 4 (2.44%) Oracle Database 11g
2 4 (2.44%) Oracle ODI
2 4 (2.44%) SQL Server
3 3 (1.83%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 21 (12.80%) Git (software)
2 16 (9.76%) Rational DOORS
3 9 (5.49%) Visual Studio
4 8 (4.88%) JIRA
5 6 (3.66%) Jenkins
6 4 (2.44%) Atlassian Bamboo
7 3 (1.83%) LabVIEW
8 2 (1.22%) GCC
8 2 (1.22%) Hudson
9 1 (0.61%) eggPlant
9 1 (0.61%) Selenium
9 1 (0.61%) Subversion
9 1 (0.61%) TestRail
9 1 (0.61%) Zephyr
General
1 50 (30.49%) Finance
2 4 (2.44%) Manufacturing
2 4 (2.44%) Telecoms
3 2 (1.22%) Aerospace
3 2 (1.22%) Electronics
3 2 (1.22%) Law
3 2 (1.22%) Marketing
4 1 (0.61%) Automotive
4 1 (0.61%) Military
Job Titles
1 41 (25.00%) Software Engineer
2 31 (18.90%) Senior Software Engineer
3 21 (12.80%) Systems Engineer
4 18 (10.98%) Cybersecurity Engineer
4 18 (10.98%) Security Engineer
5 15 (9.15%) Consultant
5 15 (9.15%) Senior Systems Engineer
6 12 (7.32%) SC Cleared Software Engineer
7 10 (6.10%) Embedded Engineer
7 10 (6.10%) Test Engineer
8 9 (5.49%) Developer
8 9 (5.49%) Embedded Software Engineer
8 9 (5.49%) Linux Engineer
8 9 (5.49%) Verification Engineer
9 8 (4.88%) Analyst
9 8 (4.88%) FPGA Engineer
9 8 (4.88%) Senior Embedded Software Engineer
9 8 (4.88%) Test and Validation Engineer
9 8 (4.88%) Validation Engineer
10 6 (3.66%) Electronics Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 18 (10.98%) Node.js
2 11 (6.71%) MFC
3 8 (4.88%) STL
3 8 (4.88%) Yocto
4 7 (4.27%) AngularJS
5 6 (3.66%) Django
5 6 (3.66%) WPF
5 6 (3.66%) XML
6 4 (2.44%) J2EE
6 4 (2.44%) JSF
6 4 (2.44%) JSON
6 4 (2.44%) Web Services
7 3 (1.83%) .NET
7 3 (1.83%) HTML
8 2 (1.22%) Hibernate
8 2 (1.22%) Java EE
8 2 (1.22%) jQuery
8 2 (1.22%) LDAP
8 2 (1.22%) Spring
8 2 (1.22%) WinForms
Miscellaneous
1 33 (20.12%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
2 24 (14.63%) Cyber Warfare
3 19 (11.59%) Embedded Systems
4 11 (6.71%) Device Driver
5 9 (5.49%) VHDL
6 7 (4.27%) User Experience
7 6 (3.66%) Computer Science
7 6 (3.66%) Self-Motivation
8 4 (2.44%) Cyberthreat
8 4 (2.44%) Management Information System
9 2 (1.22%) Blackberry
9 2 (1.22%) Driving Licence
9 2 (1.22%) Internet of Things
9 2 (1.22%) iPad
9 2 (1.22%) SCADA
9 2 (1.22%) State Machine
10 1 (0.61%) CESG
10 1 (0.61%) CESG CLAS
10 1 (0.61%) Mobile App
10 1 (0.61%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 39 (23.78%) Windows
2 38 (23.17%) Linux
3 10 (6.10%) Embedded Linux
4 5 (3.05%) Unix
5 4 (2.44%) Android
5 4 (2.44%) Windows Server
6 3 (1.83%) Mac OS X
7 2 (1.22%) Apple iOS
7 2 (1.22%) Oracle Linux
7 2 (1.22%) Windows 7
8 1 (0.61%) Fedora
8 1 (0.61%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 53 (32.32%) Cybersecurity
2 52 (31.71%) Software Engineering
3 48 (29.27%) Agile Software Development
4 45 (27.44%) Collaborative Working
5 42 (25.61%) UML
6 34 (20.73%) Continuous Integration
7 33 (20.12%) Requirements Analysis
8 28 (17.07%) Information Assurance
8 28 (17.07%) Test Strategy
9 25 (15.24%) Test Automation
10 24 (14.63%) Data Encryption
11 23 (14.02%) Continuous Improvement
11 23 (14.02%) SysML
12 21 (12.80%) Validation
13 20 (12.20%) SDLC
14 18 (10.98%) Mentoring
15 17 (10.37%) TDD
16 16 (9.76%) DevOps
17 15 (9.15%) Information Security
18 14 (8.54%) Open Source
Programming Languages
1 104 (63.41%) C
2 54 (32.93%) Python
3 52 (31.71%) C++
4 27 (16.46%) C#
5 22 (13.41%) Java
5 22 (13.41%) SQL
6 15 (9.15%) JavaScript
7 12 (7.32%) Bash Shell
7 12 (7.32%) Shell Script
8 9 (5.49%) Embedded C
8 9 (5.49%) Embedded C++
9 6 (3.66%) Assembly Language
9 6 (3.66%) PL/SQL
10 4 (2.44%) PowerShell
10 4 (2.44%) Tcl
10 4 (2.44%) XAML
11 2 (1.22%) Perl
11 2 (1.22%) PHP
12 1 (0.61%) R
Qualifications
1 164 (100.00%) Security Cleared
2 46 (28.05%) DV Cleared
3 15 (9.15%) Degree
4 7 (4.27%) CISSP
5 4 (2.44%) CESG Certified Professional
5 4 (2.44%) GIAC
6 3 (1.83%) APMP
6 3 (1.83%) CISM
7 2 (1.22%) CLAS
7 2 (1.22%) IISP
7 2 (1.22%) ISACA
8 1 (0.61%) Computer Science Degree
8 1 (0.61%) ITIL Certification
8 1 (0.61%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (1.83%) GDPR
1 3 (1.83%) QA
2 2 (1.22%) HMG Security Policy Framework
2 2 (1.22%) ISO 9001
2 2 (1.22%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 2 (1.22%) RMADS
2 2 (1.22%) SLA
System Software
1 6 (3.66%) Active Directory
1 6 (3.66%) Snort
2 5 (3.05%) Firmware
3 4 (2.44%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 3 (1.83%) SCCM
2 2 (1.22%) Opscode Chef
2 2 (1.22%) Puppet
3 1 (0.61%) Ambari
3 1 (0.61%) Ansible
Vendors
1 13 (7.93%) Microsoft
2 11 (6.71%) EMC
3 10 (6.10%) Oracle
4 8 (4.88%) Cisco
4 8 (4.88%) Juniper
5 5 (3.05%) Altera
5 5 (3.05%) Xilinx
6 4 (2.44%) ESRI
6 4 (2.44%) Fujitsu
6 4 (2.44%) Mentor Graphics
7 3 (1.83%) Agilent
8 2 (1.22%) Apple
8 2 (1.22%) Atlassian
8 2 (1.22%) Canon
8 2 (1.22%) Red Hat
8 2 (1.22%) SAP
9 1 (0.61%) Cloudera
9 1 (0.61%) Hortonworks
9 1 (0.61%) Splunk
9 1 (0.61%) VMware