Period
to 25 August 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 25 August 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Security Check (SC) Clearance
South West > Gloucestershire
6 months to
25 Aug 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 17 18 57
Rank change year-on-year +1 +39 -26
Permanent jobs citing SC Cleared 229 208 105
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Gloucestershire 12.88% 12.29% 6.33%
As % of the Qualifications category 24.68% 31.09% 19.02%
Number of salaries quoted 152 166 59
Gloucestershire median annual salary £52,500 £46,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +14.13% -8.00% +5.26%
10th Percentile £36,250 £34,500 £36,250
90th Percentile £74,750 £64,375 £72,500
South West median annual salary £50,000 £46,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year +8.70% +8.24% -

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 928 669 552
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Gloucestershire 52.19% 39.54% 33.29%
Number of salaries quoted 644 508 407
Gloucestershire median annual salary £50,000 £46,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +8.70% +2.22% -
10th Percentile £32,650 £29,925 £25,000
90th Percentile £67,500 £65,000 £71,250
South West median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +5.88% +6.25% -1.23%

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 25 August 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 25 August 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 +3 73 £54,000 +8.00% 9
Cheltenham +16 44 £52,500 +16.67% 10
Tewkesbury +3 13 £42,500 +6.25% 4
Cirencester - 1 £45,500 -
SC Cleared
South West

For the 6 months to 25 August 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.

1 229 (100.00%) Security Cleared
2 120 (52.40%) C
3 109 (47.60%) DV Cleared
4 73 (31.88%) Agile Software Development
5 66 (28.82%) Degree
6 63 (27.51%) Software Engineering
7 62 (27.07%) C++
8 58 (25.33%) Linux
9 56 (24.45%) Cybersecurity
10 48 (20.96%) Python
11 41 (17.90%) Mathematics
11 41 (17.90%) Mentoring
12 40 (17.47%) Java
13 39 (17.03%) JavaScript
14 38 (16.59%) DevOps
15 37 (16.16%) Machine Learning
15 37 (16.16%) Big Data
15 37 (16.16%) Data Science
16 36 (15.72%) Military
16 36 (15.72%) Continuous Integration
17 34 (14.85%) Analytics
18 32 (13.97%) OO
19 31 (13.54%) Data Analytics
20 27 (11.79%) Continuous Improvement
20 27 (11.79%) Physics
20 27 (11.79%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
21 26 (11.35%) OOD
22 25 (10.92%) Technical Leadership
23 24 (10.48%) Jenkins
23 24 (10.48%) Algorithms

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 14 (6.11%) Apache Pig
1 14 (6.11%) Apache Spark
2 11 (4.80%) JBoss
3 5 (2.18%) OpenStack
3 5 (2.18%) SharePoint
4 3 (1.31%) Elasticsearch
5 1 (0.44%) ArcGIS
5 1 (0.44%) Confluence
5 1 (0.44%) GeoServer
Applications
1 1 (0.44%) Microsoft Project
Cloud Services
1 14 (6.11%) Azure
2 10 (4.37%) AWS
3 5 (2.18%) Azure Stack
3 5 (2.18%) OneDrive
4 1 (0.44%) Cloud Computing
4 1 (0.44%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 16 (6.99%) Internet
2 13 (5.68%) DNS
3 12 (5.24%) Firewall
3 12 (5.24%) Network Security
4 9 (3.93%) DHCP
4 9 (3.93%) SSH
5 7 (3.06%) Cisco ASA
5 7 (3.06%) LAN
5 7 (3.06%) Wireless
6 6 (2.62%) Cisco Firepower
6 6 (2.62%) Cisco Wireless
6 6 (2.62%) VPN
6 6 (2.62%) WAN
7 5 (2.18%) NetScaler
7 5 (2.18%) SNMP
7 5 (2.18%) TCP/IP
8 4 (1.75%) Ethernet
8 4 (1.75%) OpenVPN
8 4 (1.75%) SAN
8 4 (1.75%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 37 (16.16%) Big Data
2 15 (6.55%) Hadoop
2 15 (6.55%) MongoDB
3 14 (6.11%) Apache Hive
3 14 (6.11%) Data Mining
3 14 (6.11%) Text Mining
4 11 (4.80%) MySQL
4 11 (4.80%) SQL Server
5 8 (3.49%) GIS
6 7 (3.06%) NoSQL
7 6 (2.62%) PostgreSQL
8 1 (0.44%) Data Warehouse
8 1 (0.44%) Geospatial Data
8 1 (0.44%) Neo4j
8 1 (0.44%) Oracle Database
8 1 (0.44%) QGIS
8 1 (0.44%) RDBMS
8 1 (0.44%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 24 (10.48%) Jenkins
2 23 (10.04%) Git (software)
3 13 (5.68%) Rational DOORS
4 11 (4.80%) Cucumber
5 10 (4.37%) Eclipse
5 10 (4.37%) Selenium
6 7 (3.06%) JIRA
6 7 (3.06%) Team Foundation Server
7 6 (2.62%) Atlassian Bamboo
7 6 (2.62%) Visual Studio
8 4 (1.75%) Bitbucket
9 2 (0.87%) IDA Disassembler
9 2 (0.87%) JUnit
9 2 (0.87%) OllyDbg
9 2 (0.87%) WinDbg
10 1 (0.44%) GitLab
10 1 (0.44%) JMeter
10 1 (0.44%) Mockito
10 1 (0.44%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
10 1 (0.44%) Subversion
General
1 36 (15.72%) Military
2 20 (8.73%) Public Sector
3 18 (7.86%) Telecoms
4 15 (6.55%) Finance
5 14 (6.11%) Manufacturing
6 12 (5.24%) Electronics
6 12 (5.24%) Marketing
7 4 (1.75%) Games
7 4 (1.75%) Publishing
8 1 (0.44%) Aerospace
Job Titles
1 41 (17.90%) Developer
2 34 (14.85%) Software Engineer
3 25 (10.92%) Data Scientist
4 19 (8.30%) Software Developer
5 15 (6.55%) Consultant
5 15 (6.55%) Data Engineer
5 15 (6.55%) Systems Engineer
6 14 (6.11%) Architect
6 14 (6.11%) Linux Engineer
7 13 (5.68%) Integration Engineer
7 13 (5.68%) Software Consultant
8 11 (4.80%) C++ Consultant
9 9 (3.93%) DevOps Engineer
9 9 (3.93%) Infrastructure Engineer
9 9 (3.93%) Solutions Architect
10 8 (3.49%) Analyst
10 8 (3.49%) Business Change Manager
10 8 (3.49%) Business Manager
10 8 (3.49%) Change Manager
10 8 (3.49%) Electronics Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 16 (6.99%) AngularJS
2 15 (6.55%) Node.js
3 14 (6.11%) React
4 10 (4.37%) Gherkin
5 9 (3.93%) .NET
5 9 (3.93%) HTML
6 8 (3.49%) HTML5
7 6 (2.62%) .NET Framework
7 6 (2.62%) STL
7 6 (2.62%) Yocto
8 5 (2.18%) ASP.NET
8 5 (2.18%) ASP.NET Core
8 5 (2.18%) CSS
8 5 (2.18%) jQuery
8 5 (2.18%) KnockoutJS
8 5 (2.18%) MFC
9 4 (1.75%) .NET Core
9 4 (1.75%) ASP.NET MVC
9 4 (1.75%) RESTful
9 4 (1.75%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 27 (11.79%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
2 24 (10.48%) Algorithms
3 20 (8.73%) Analytical Skills
4 18 (7.86%) Cyberthreat
5 17 (7.42%) Management Information System
6 14 (6.11%) Data Structures
6 14 (6.11%) Social Media
6 14 (6.11%) VHDL
7 7 (3.06%) CPLD
7 7 (3.06%) User Experience
8 6 (2.62%) ASIC
8 6 (2.62%) Device Driver
8 6 (2.62%) Embedded Systems
8 6 (2.62%) Linux Command Line
9 4 (1.75%) Blog
10 3 (1.31%) Verilog
11 2 (0.87%) CESG
11 2 (0.87%) Cyber Warfare
12 1 (0.44%) Enterprise Software
12 1 (0.44%) Raspberry Pi
Operating Systems
1 58 (25.33%) Linux
2 20 (8.73%) Windows
3 19 (8.30%) Unix
4 14 (6.11%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 14 (6.11%) Ubuntu
5 13 (5.68%) CentOS
6 10 (4.37%) Debian
6 10 (4.37%) Embedded Linux
7 8 (3.49%) Windows Server
8 5 (2.18%) Mac OS
9 1 (0.44%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 73 (31.88%) Agile Software Development
2 63 (27.51%) Software Engineering
3 56 (24.45%) Cybersecurity
4 41 (17.90%) Mathematics
4 41 (17.90%) Mentoring
5 38 (16.59%) DevOps
6 37 (16.16%) Data Science
6 37 (16.16%) Machine Learning
7 36 (15.72%) Continuous Integration
8 34 (14.85%) Analytics
9 32 (13.97%) OO
10 31 (13.54%) Data Analytics
11 27 (11.79%) Continuous Improvement
11 27 (11.79%) Physics
12 26 (11.35%) OOD
13 25 (10.92%) Technical Leadership
14 23 (10.04%) Computer Science
14 23 (10.04%) Open Source
14 23 (10.04%) Programme Management
15 22 (9.61%) Neural Network
Programming Languages
1 120 (52.40%) C
2 62 (27.07%) C++
3 48 (20.96%) Python
4 40 (17.47%) Java
5 39 (17.03%) JavaScript
6 24 (10.48%) C#
7 22 (9.61%) Embedded C
8 19 (8.30%) Embedded C++
8 19 (8.30%) SQL
9 16 (6.99%) Bash Shell
10 8 (3.49%) Ruby
11 7 (3.06%) MATLAB
11 7 (3.06%) Tcl
12 4 (1.75%) ES6
13 2 (0.87%) Java 8
13 2 (0.87%) PHP
14 1 (0.44%) Assembly Language
14 1 (0.44%) PowerShell
14 1 (0.44%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 229 (100.00%) Security Cleared
2 109 (47.60%) DV Cleared
3 66 (28.82%) Degree
4 11 (4.80%) CCNP
4 11 (4.80%) Cisco Certification
5 7 (3.06%) CCNA
5 7 (3.06%) HND
6 5 (2.18%) Numerate Degree
7 3 (1.31%) CHECK Team Leader
8 2 (0.87%) APMP
8 2 (0.87%) CESG Certified Professional
9 1 (0.44%) CCA
9 1 (0.44%) CHECK Team Member
9 1 (0.44%) Computer Science Degree
9 1 (0.44%) HNC
9 1 (0.44%) MCP
9 1 (0.44%) OCP
9 1 (0.44%) Oracle Certification
9 1 (0.44%) PRINCE2 Certification
9 1 (0.44%) RHCE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (3.06%) JSP 440
2 2 (0.87%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 1 (0.44%) ISO/IEC 20000
3 1 (0.44%) PMO
System Software
1 13 (5.68%) Active Directory
2 9 (3.93%) Docker
3 7 (3.06%) Hyper-V
3 7 (3.06%) VMware Infrastructure
4 5 (2.18%) Microsoft App-V
4 5 (2.18%) XenApp
5 4 (1.75%) Firmware
5 4 (1.75%) XenDesktop
6 1 (0.44%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 8 (3.49%) Kubernetes
2 7 (3.06%) Ansible
3 6 (2.62%) Cloudify
3 6 (2.62%) Terraform
4 5 (2.18%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
4 5 (2.18%) SCOM
4 5 (2.18%) SCOrch
5 4 (1.75%) Puppet
5 4 (1.75%) SCCM
6 3 (1.31%) Nagios
7 2 (0.87%) Oracle RMAN
8 1 (0.44%) Opscode Chef
8 1 (0.44%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
Vendors
1 19 (8.30%) Oracle
2 13 (5.68%) VMware
3 12 (5.24%) SAP
4 11 (4.80%) Apple
4 11 (4.80%) Cisco
4 11 (4.80%) Intel
4 11 (4.80%) Mentor Graphics
4 11 (4.80%) Xilinx
5 9 (3.93%) Microsoft
6 8 (3.49%) Google
7 7 (3.06%) Altera
8 6 (2.62%) F5
9 5 (2.18%) Red Hat
10 4 (1.75%) Citrix
11 1 (0.44%) Atlassian
11 1 (0.44%) Juniper
11 1 (0.44%) Splunk
11 1 (0.44%) Veeam