Period
to 17 November 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 17 November 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Security Check (SC) Clearance
South West > Gloucestershire
6 months to
17 Nov 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 18 71 23
Rank change year-on-year +53 -48 +7
Permanent jobs citing SC Cleared 175 70 227
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Gloucestershire 11.20% 4.64% 10.00%
As % of the Qualifications category 29.36% 13.62% 21.39%
Number of salaries quoted 119 42 177
Gloucestershire median annual salary £47,500 £56,250 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -15.56% +18.42% +6.74%
10th Percentile £35,500 £36,250 £26,650
90th Percentile £76,250 £76,250 £65,000
South West median annual salary £47,500 £43,750 £42,500
% change year-on-year +8.57% +2.94% -

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 596 514 1,061
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Gloucestershire 38.13% 34.11% 46.72%
Number of salaries quoted 427 394 818
Gloucestershire median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.56% - +8.43%
10th Percentile £31,000 £24,650 £25,500
90th Percentile £68,000 £68,375 £65,000
South West median annual salary £43,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +8.75% - -

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 17 November 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 17 November 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 +22 51 £43,446 -13.11% 11
Cheltenham +25 35 £47,500 -24.00% 5
Filton - 4 £45,000 - 1
Tewkesbury -6 3 £30,000 -11.76%
SC Cleared
South West

For the 6 months to 17 November 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.

1 175 (100.00%) Security Cleared
2 101 (57.71%) DV Cleared
3 87 (49.71%) C
4 56 (32.00%) Software Engineering
5 48 (27.43%) C++
6 47 (26.86%) Windows
6 47 (26.86%) Finance
7 46 (26.29%) Python
8 43 (24.57%) Cybersecurity
9 42 (24.00%) Java
9 42 (24.00%) Agile Software Development
10 35 (20.00%) C#
11 33 (18.86%) Degree
12 32 (18.29%) ITIL
13 31 (17.71%) Analytics
14 29 (16.57%) Data Analytics
14 29 (16.57%) Linux
15 27 (15.43%) Collaborative Working
16 26 (14.86%) JavaScript
17 19 (10.86%) Business Development
17 19 (10.86%) Continuous Integration
18 18 (10.29%) UML
18 18 (10.29%) Microsoft
19 17 (9.71%) SQL
19 17 (9.71%) Stakeholder Management
19 17 (9.71%) TDD
19 17 (9.71%) Scrum
19 17 (9.71%) Problem-Solving
19 17 (9.71%) DevOps
20 16 (9.14%) Systems Engineering

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 (3.43%) Apache
1 6 (3.43%) Elasticsearch
2 5 (2.86%) Tomcat
3 4 (2.29%) Apache Spark
4 3 (1.71%) GlassFish
5 2 (1.14%) JBoss
5 2 (1.14%) Skype for Business
5 2 (1.14%) WebLogic
6 1 (0.57%) Apache Pig
6 1 (0.57%) Confluence
6 1 (0.57%) SharePoint
6 1 (0.57%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 5 (2.86%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 10 (5.71%) Microsoft Azure
2 9 (5.14%) Amazon AWS
3 3 (1.71%) GitHub
4 1 (0.57%) Office 365
4 1 (0.57%) Trello
Communications & Networking
1 13 (7.43%) Network Security
2 8 (4.57%) VLAN
3 4 (2.29%) Ethernet
3 4 (2.29%) IPsec
3 4 (2.29%) IPv4
3 4 (2.29%) IPv6
3 4 (2.29%) SNMP
3 4 (2.29%) SSH
3 4 (2.29%) SSL
3 4 (2.29%) TCP/IP
3 4 (2.29%) Wi-Fi
4 3 (1.71%) ASN.1
4 3 (1.71%) Internet
4 3 (1.71%) Wireshark
5 2 (1.14%) Cisco ASA
5 2 (1.14%) Skype
6 1 (0.57%) Cisco Firepower
6 1 (0.57%) Cisco Wireless
6 1 (0.57%) Software-Defined Radio
6 1 (0.57%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (7.43%) Big Data
2 9 (5.14%) Hadoop
2 9 (5.14%) Relational Database
3 7 (4.00%) SQL Server
4 6 (3.43%) MongoDB
5 5 (2.86%) Neo4j
5 5 (2.86%) RDBMS
6 4 (2.29%) Apache Hive
6 4 (2.29%) MySQL
7 3 (1.71%) Apache Cassandra
8 1 (0.57%) Data Mining
8 1 (0.57%) Oracle BI EE
8 1 (0.57%) Oracle BI Publisher
8 1 (0.57%) Oracle ODI
8 1 (0.57%) Text Mining
Development Applications
1 14 (8.00%) Rational DOORS
2 11 (6.29%) Jenkins
3 8 (4.57%) Git (software)
4 7 (4.00%) JIRA
5 6 (3.43%) JUnit
6 5 (2.86%) Cucumber
6 5 (2.86%) Selenium
7 4 (2.29%) GCC
7 4 (2.29%) Visual Studio
8 3 (1.71%) EasyMock
8 3 (1.71%) GitLab
8 3 (1.71%) IDA Disassembler
8 3 (1.71%) LoadRunner
8 3 (1.71%) Vagrant
9 2 (1.14%) Bitbucket
9 2 (1.14%) Eclipse
9 2 (1.14%) JMeter
9 2 (1.14%) Maven
9 2 (1.14%) Zephyr
10 1 (0.57%) LabVIEW
General
1 47 (26.86%) Finance
2 8 (4.57%) Law
2 8 (4.57%) Telecoms
3 6 (3.43%) Electronics
3 6 (3.43%) Manufacturing
3 6 (3.43%) Marketing
4 5 (2.86%) Military
5 3 (1.71%) Legal
Job Titles
1 39 (22.29%) Software Engineer
2 22 (12.57%) Developer
2 22 (12.57%) Systems Engineer
3 12 (6.86%) Cybersecurity Engineer
3 12 (6.86%) IT Engineer
3 12 (6.86%) Project Manager
3 12 (6.86%) Security Engineer
4 10 (5.71%) DV Cleared Project Manager
4 10 (5.71%) Java Developer
4 10 (5.71%) SC Cleared Project Manager
4 10 (5.71%) Test Engineer
5 9 (5.14%) Analyst
6 7 (4.00%) Principal Engineer
6 7 (4.00%) Senior Security Engineer
6 7 (4.00%) Senior Software Engineer
7 6 (3.43%) DBA
7 6 (3.43%) Embedded Engineer
7 6 (3.43%) Senior Systems Engineer
8 5 (2.86%) Business Analyst
8 5 (2.86%) Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (8.57%) AngularJS
2 12 (6.86%) Hibernate
2 12 (6.86%) HTML
2 12 (6.86%) Node.js
2 12 (6.86%) Spring
3 10 (5.71%) J2EE
3 10 (5.71%) XML
4 9 (5.14%) React
5 6 (3.43%) EJB
5 6 (3.43%) HTML5
5 6 (3.43%) Vue.js
6 5 (2.86%) CSS
6 5 (2.86%) Java EE
6 5 (2.86%) Kafka
6 5 (2.86%) WPF
7 4 (2.29%) CSS3
7 4 (2.29%) Django
7 4 (2.29%) jQuery
7 4 (2.29%) XSD
8 3 (1.71%) JDBC
Miscellaneous
1 13 (7.43%) Self-Motivation
2 11 (6.29%) Embedded Systems
3 10 (5.71%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
4 7 (4.00%) Enterprise Software
5 6 (3.43%) Computer Science
5 6 (3.43%) Cybercrime
6 5 (2.86%) Social Media
7 4 (2.29%) Blackberry
7 4 (2.29%) Cyber Defence
7 4 (2.29%) iPad
7 4 (2.29%) N-Tier
8 3 (1.71%) Industry 4.0
8 3 (1.71%) Public Cloud
8 3 (1.71%) Virtual Team
9 2 (1.14%) Algorithms
9 2 (1.14%) Analytical Skills
9 2 (1.14%) Cyberattack
9 2 (1.14%) iPhone
9 2 (1.14%) Management Information System
9 2 (1.14%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 47 (26.86%) Windows
2 29 (16.57%) Linux
3 15 (8.57%) Android
4 13 (7.43%) Apple iOS
5 7 (4.00%) Unix
6 5 (2.86%) Windows 7
7 4 (2.29%) CentOS
7 4 (2.29%) Ubuntu
8 3 (1.71%) Mac OS X
9 2 (1.14%) Windows Phone
10 1 (0.57%) Debian
10 1 (0.57%) Embedded Linux
10 1 (0.57%) Kali Linux
10 1 (0.57%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 1 (0.57%) Windows 10
Processes & Methodologies
1 56 (32.00%) Software Engineering
2 43 (24.57%) Cybersecurity
3 42 (24.00%) Agile Software Development
4 32 (18.29%) ITIL
5 31 (17.71%) Analytics
6 29 (16.57%) Data Analytics
7 27 (15.43%) Collaborative Working
8 19 (10.86%) Business Development
8 19 (10.86%) Continuous Integration
9 18 (10.29%) UML
10 17 (9.71%) DevOps
10 17 (9.71%) Problem-Solving
10 17 (9.71%) Scrum
10 17 (9.71%) Stakeholder Management
10 17 (9.71%) TDD
11 16 (9.14%) Systems Engineering
12 15 (8.57%) Requirements Analysis
13 14 (8.00%) Continuous Improvement
14 13 (7.43%) Open Source
14 13 (7.43%) Visualisation
Programming Languages
1 87 (49.71%) C
2 48 (27.43%) C++
3 46 (26.29%) Python
4 42 (24.00%) Java
5 35 (20.00%) C#
6 26 (14.86%) JavaScript
7 17 (9.71%) SQL
8 9 (5.14%) Ruby
9 8 (4.57%) Bash Shell
10 7 (4.00%) PowerShell
11 6 (3.43%) Embedded C
11 6 (3.43%) Go
12 5 (2.86%) Embedded C++
12 5 (2.86%) Objective-C
13 4 (2.29%) Perl
13 4 (2.29%) Shell Script
14 3 (1.71%) Apple Swift
14 3 (1.71%) Assembly Language
15 1 (0.57%) ES6
15 1 (0.57%) Rust
Qualifications
1 175 (100.00%) Security Cleared
2 101 (57.71%) DV Cleared
3 33 (18.86%) Degree
4 15 (8.57%) ITIL Certification
5 10 (5.71%) APMP
6 8 (4.57%) PRINCE2 Certification
7 3 (1.71%) ISEB
7 3 (1.71%) ISTQB
7 3 (1.71%) Master's Degree
7 3 (1.71%) Numerate Degree
7 3 (1.71%) PhD
8 1 (0.57%) CCNP
8 1 (0.57%) CIPD
8 1 (0.57%) Cisco Certification
8 1 (0.57%) Computer Science Degree
8 1 (0.57%) CREST Certified
8 1 (0.57%) GCIH
8 1 (0.57%) MCP
8 1 (0.57%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (3.43%) SLA
2 1 (0.57%) GDPR
2 1 (0.57%) QA
System Software
1 10 (5.71%) Docker
2 7 (4.00%) vSphere
3 6 (3.43%) Active Directory
4 4 (2.29%) VMware ESXi
5 3 (1.71%) VirtualBox
5 3 (1.71%) VMware Infrastructure
6 1 (0.57%) Firmware
6 1 (0.57%) Hyper-V
6 1 (0.57%) Virtual Servers
Systems Management
1 9 (5.14%) Ansible
2 6 (3.43%) Opscode Chef
3 5 (2.86%) SCCM
4 3 (1.71%) Kubernetes
4 3 (1.71%) Puppet
4 3 (1.71%) Salt
5 1 (0.57%) Cisco CUCM
5 1 (0.57%) Nessus
5 1 (0.57%) NetBackup
5 1 (0.57%) Oracle RMAN
5 1 (0.57%) Terraform
Vendors
1 18 (10.29%) Microsoft
2 12 (6.86%) Oracle
3 6 (3.43%) SAP
4 5 (2.86%) Cisco
5 4 (2.29%) Apple
5 4 (2.29%) Canon
5 4 (2.29%) EMC
6 3 (1.71%) Atlassian
6 3 (1.71%) Juniper
6 3 (1.71%) Red Hat
6 3 (1.71%) VMware
7 2 (1.14%) Veeam
8 1 (0.57%) Agilent
8 1 (0.57%) F5
8 1 (0.57%) Qualys
8 1 (0.57%) Veritas