Period
to 21 February 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 21 February 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Security Check (SC) Clearance
South West > Gloucestershire
6 months to
21 Feb 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 51 32 22
Rank change year-on-year -19 -10 +11
Permanent jobs citing SC Cleared 84 189 194
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Gloucestershire 5.86% 8.73% 9.84%
As % of the Qualifications category 15.88% 20.04% 22.07%
Number of salaries quoted 52 141 124
Gloucestershire median annual salary £46,000 £47,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -3.16% +5.56% -5.26%
10th Percentile £33,500 £30,000 £32,500
90th Percentile £72,375 £65,000 £65,000
South West median annual salary £42,500 £41,000 £41,000
% change year-on-year +3.66% - -8.89%

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 529 943 879
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Gloucestershire 36.92% 43.58% 44.60%
Number of salaries quoted 372 742 626
Gloucestershire median annual salary £45,000 £43,750 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +2.86% -2.78% -
10th Percentile £21,600 £27,500 £26,250
90th Percentile £67,500 £63,625 £66,250
South West median annual salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +5.00% - +3.90%

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 21 February 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 21 February 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
Gloucester -12 20 £67,500 +52.54% 3
Cheltenham -10 17 £65,000 +23.81% 2
Tewkesbury +1 16 £45,000 +9.76% 3
Cirencester -15 1 £23,000 -4.17%
SC Cleared
South West

For the 6 months to 21 February 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 84 (100.00%) Security Cleared
2 44 (52.38%) C
3 29 (34.52%) C++
3 29 (34.52%) Cybersecurity
4 28 (33.33%) DV Cleared
5 24 (28.57%) Information Security
6 23 (27.38%) Information Assurance
7 19 (22.62%) Java
7 19 (22.62%) Agile Software Development
8 18 (21.43%) Software Engineering
8 18 (21.43%) Degree
8 18 (21.43%) Python
9 17 (20.24%) UML
10 16 (19.05%) SQL
10 16 (19.05%) Data Encryption
10 16 (19.05%) Cyber Warfare
11 13 (15.48%) Management Information System
11 13 (15.48%) ITIL
11 13 (15.48%) CISSP
11 13 (15.48%) SysML
11 13 (15.48%) Test Strategy
12 12 (14.29%) SIEM
12 12 (14.29%) SSL
12 12 (14.29%) Linux
12 12 (14.29%) Threat Intelligence
12 12 (14.29%) Service Design
12 12 (14.29%) Cyberthreat
12 12 (14.29%) Cyber Threat Intelligence
12 12 (14.29%) CESG Certified Professional
13 11 (13.10%) TCP/IP

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 6 (7.14%) IIS
2 4 (4.76%) WebSphere
2 4 (4.76%) WebSphere Portal
3 2 (2.38%) JBoss
3 2 (2.38%) SharePoint
3 2 (2.38%) Tomcat
4 1 (1.19%) Moodle
Applications
1 4 (4.76%) Microsoft Project
2 3 (3.57%) Microsoft Excel
3 2 (2.38%) Microsoft Office
3 2 (2.38%) Microsoft PowerPoint
3 2 (2.38%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 4 (4.76%) Oracle BPM
Cloud Services
1 8 (9.52%) Amazon AWS
1 8 (9.52%) Amazon S3
Communications & Networking
1 12 (14.29%) SSL
2 11 (13.10%) DNS
2 11 (13.10%) TCP/IP
3 10 (11.90%) HTTP
3 10 (11.90%) tcpdump
3 10 (11.90%) Wireshark
4 9 (10.71%) DHCP
4 9 (10.71%) SMTP
5 8 (9.52%) FTP
5 8 (9.52%) Internet
5 8 (9.52%) Telnet
6 7 (8.33%) Firewall
7 5 (5.95%) Wi-Fi
8 3 (3.57%) Ethernet
8 3 (3.57%) IPsec
8 3 (3.57%) IPv4
8 3 (3.57%) IPv6
8 3 (3.57%) SNMP
8 3 (3.57%) SSH
8 3 (3.57%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (11.90%) Hadoop
2 4 (4.76%) GIS
2 4 (4.76%) Oracle Database
2 4 (4.76%) Oracle Database 10g
2 4 (4.76%) Oracle Database 11g
3 2 (2.38%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 10 (11.90%) Rational DOORS
2 6 (7.14%) Git (software)
3 2 (2.38%) Hudson
3 2 (2.38%) Jenkins
3 2 (2.38%) JIRA
4 1 (1.19%) eggPlant
4 1 (1.19%) Rational Rhapsody
4 1 (1.19%) Selenium
4 1 (1.19%) Subversion
4 1 (1.19%) TestRail
4 1 (1.19%) Zephyr
General
1 6 (7.14%) Telecoms
2 4 (4.76%) Manufacturing
3 3 (3.57%) Aerospace
3 3 (3.57%) Electronics
3 3 (3.57%) Finance
4 2 (2.38%) Automotive
4 2 (2.38%) Marketing
5 1 (1.19%) Military
Job Titles
1 20 (23.81%) Consultant
2 16 (19.05%) Analyst
3 13 (15.48%) Senior Consultant
4 12 (14.29%) Software Engineer
5 8 (9.52%) Security Analyst
5 8 (9.52%) Senior Software Engineer
6 7 (8.33%) Embedded Engineer
6 7 (8.33%) Embedded Software Engineer
7 6 (7.14%) Security Consultant
7 6 (7.14%) Senior Embedded Software Engineer
8 5 (5.95%) Cybersecurity Consultant
8 5 (5.95%) Developer
8 5 (5.95%) Senior Cybersecurity Consultant
8 5 (5.95%) Senior Security Consultant
8 5 (5.95%) Senior Systems Engineer
8 5 (5.95%) Systems Engineer
9 4 (4.76%) Business Change Consultant
9 4 (4.76%) Development Engineer
9 4 (4.76%) Incident Analyst
9 4 (4.76%) Senior Incident Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (11.90%) Node.js
2 8 (9.52%) LDAP
3 5 (5.95%) MFC
4 4 (4.76%) J2EE
4 4 (4.76%) JSF
4 4 (4.76%) Web Services
4 4 (4.76%) XML
5 3 (3.57%) AngularJS
5 3 (3.57%) HTML
6 2 (2.38%) Django
6 2 (2.38%) Hibernate
6 2 (2.38%) jQuery
6 2 (2.38%) JSON
6 2 (2.38%) Spring
6 2 (2.38%) STL
6 2 (2.38%) Yocto
7 1 (1.19%) CSS
7 1 (1.19%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 16 (19.05%) Cyber Warfare
2 13 (15.48%) Management Information System
3 12 (14.29%) Cyberthreat
4 9 (10.71%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
5 6 (7.14%) Embedded Systems
6 5 (5.95%) CESG
6 5 (5.95%) CESG CLAS
6 5 (5.95%) SCADA
7 4 (4.76%) Computer Science
7 4 (4.76%) Cybercrime
7 4 (4.76%) Device Driver
8 3 (3.57%) User Experience
9 2 (2.38%) Algorithms
9 2 (2.38%) Driving Licence
9 2 (2.38%) Internet of Things
9 2 (2.38%) VHDL
10 1 (1.19%) Data Centre
10 1 (1.19%) Mobile App
10 1 (1.19%) Social Media
10 1 (1.19%) VLE
Operating Systems
1 12 (14.29%) Linux
2 9 (10.71%) Windows
3 4 (4.76%) Windows Server
4 3 (3.57%) Unix
5 2 (2.38%) Embedded Linux
5 2 (2.38%) Oracle Linux
6 1 (1.19%) Android
6 1 (1.19%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 29 (34.52%) Cybersecurity
2 24 (28.57%) Information Security
3 23 (27.38%) Information Assurance
4 19 (22.62%) Agile Software Development
5 18 (21.43%) Software Engineering
6 17 (20.24%) UML
7 16 (19.05%) Data Encryption
8 13 (15.48%) ITIL
8 13 (15.48%) SysML
8 13 (15.48%) Test Strategy
9 12 (14.29%) Cyber Threat Intelligence
9 12 (14.29%) Service Design
9 12 (14.29%) SIEM
9 12 (14.29%) Threat Intelligence
10 11 (13.10%) Requirements Analysis
11 10 (11.90%) Network Architecture
12 8 (9.52%) Mathematics
12 8 (9.52%) MODAF
12 8 (9.52%) Requirements Management
12 8 (9.52%) TOGAF
Programming Languages
1 44 (52.38%) C
2 29 (34.52%) C++
3 19 (22.62%) Java
4 18 (21.43%) Python
5 16 (19.05%) SQL
6 10 (11.90%) C#
7 6 (7.14%) PL/SQL
8 5 (5.95%) JavaScript
9 4 (4.76%) Bash Shell
10 3 (3.57%) Embedded C
10 3 (3.57%) Embedded C++
10 3 (3.57%) Shell Script
11 2 (2.38%) Perl
Qualifications
1 84 (100.00%) Security Cleared
2 28 (33.33%) DV Cleared
3 18 (21.43%) Degree
4 13 (15.48%) CISSP
5 12 (14.29%) CESG Certified Professional
6 10 (11.90%) GIAC
7 7 (8.33%) CISM
8 6 (7.14%) CLAS
8 6 (7.14%) IISP
9 5 (5.95%) ISACA
10 3 (3.57%) Master's Degree
11 2 (2.38%) APMP
11 2 (2.38%) Computer Science Degree
12 1 (1.19%) CISA
12 1 (1.19%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (9.52%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 6 (7.14%) HMG Security Policy Framework
2 6 (7.14%) RMADS
3 1 (1.19%) GDPR
3 1 (1.19%) JSP 440
3 1 (1.19%) MISRA
3 1 (1.19%) MISRA C
System Software
1 10 (11.90%) Snort
2 4 (4.76%) Active Directory
3 1 (1.19%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 2 (2.38%) Opscode Chef
1 2 (2.38%) Puppet
Vendors
1 8 (9.52%) Microsoft
2 6 (7.14%) Oracle
3 4 (4.76%) Fujitsu
3 4 (4.76%) Splunk
4 2 (2.38%) Cisco
4 2 (2.38%) EMC
4 2 (2.38%) Juniper
4 2 (2.38%) Red Hat
4 2 (2.38%) SAP
5 1 (1.19%) Altera
5 1 (1.19%) Atlassian
5 1 (1.19%) IBM
5 1 (1.19%) LogRhythm
5 1 (1.19%) Palo Alto
5 1 (1.19%) Xilinx