Period
to 4 July 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 4 July 2020 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Security Check (SC) Clearance
South West > Gloucestershire
6 months to
4 Jul 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 62 12 25
Rank change year-on-year -50 +13 +21
Permanent jobs citing SC Cleared 39 248 172
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in Gloucestershire 3.95% 15.27% 10.36%
As % of the Qualifications category 9.26% 28.54% 25.83%
Number of salaries quoted 31 133 152
Median annual salary £50,000 £52,500 £46,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -4.76% +14.13% -8.00%
10th Percentile £35,000 £40,100 £34,500
90th Percentile £62,500 £72,500 £61,125
South West median annual salary £55,000 £50,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +10.00% +11.11% +9.76%

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 421 869 666
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Gloucestershire 42.65% 53.51% 40.10%
Number of salaries quoted 310 577 496
Median annual salary £55,000 £50,000 £46,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +10.00% +8.70% +2.22%
10th Percentile £32,500 £32,500 £28,750
90th Percentile £80,000 £67,500 £65,000
South West median annual salary £50,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year +11.11% +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 4 July 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 4 July 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
Cheltenham -16 12 £50,000 -9.09% 8
Gloucester -31 11 £50,000 -8.26% 3
Tewkesbury +8 7 £55,000 +41.94%
SC Cleared
South West

For the 6 months to 4 July 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 39 (100.00%) Security Cleared
2 22 (56.41%) DV Cleared
3 21 (53.85%) Java
4 19 (48.72%) Python
5 18 (46.15%) DevOps
6 15 (38.46%) Linux
6 15 (38.46%) Agile Software Development
7 13 (33.33%) JavaScript
7 13 (33.33%) C++
8 12 (30.77%) Jenkins
9 10 (25.64%) SQL
9 10 (25.64%) Windows
9 10 (25.64%) AWS
10 9 (23.08%) Continuous Integration
10 9 (23.08%) C#
10 9 (23.08%) Azure
11 8 (20.51%) Web Services
11 8 (20.51%) Selenium
12 7 (17.95%) C
12 7 (17.95%) HTML
12 7 (17.95%) Internet
12 7 (17.95%) Continuous Delivery
12 7 (17.95%) Terraform
12 7 (17.95%) Systems Engineering
12 7 (17.95%) Public Sector
13 6 (15.38%) Cyberthreat
13 6 (15.38%) MongoDB
13 6 (15.38%) Node.js
13 6 (15.38%) Cucumber
13 6 (15.38%) Management Information System

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 5 (12.82%) JBoss
1 5 (12.82%) OpenStack
2 2 (5.13%) Apache
2 2 (5.13%) Tomcat
3 1 (2.56%) ArcGIS
3 1 (2.56%) SharePoint
Applications
1 1 (2.56%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 1 (2.56%) Sentinel
1 1 (2.56%) Sparx Enterprise Architect
Cloud Services
1 10 (25.64%) AWS
2 9 (23.08%) Azure
3 3 (7.69%) Virtual Private Cloud
4 2 (5.13%) Amazon EC2
4 2 (5.13%) Office 365
5 1 (2.56%) AWS CloudTrail
5 1 (2.56%) Azure Stack
5 1 (2.56%) OneDrive
Communications & Networking
1 7 (17.95%) Internet
2 2 (5.13%) TCP/IP
3 1 (2.56%) Firewall
3 1 (2.56%) NetScaler
3 1 (2.56%) Software-Defined Radio
3 1 (2.56%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (15.38%) MongoDB
1 6 (15.38%) MySQL
1 6 (15.38%) PostgreSQL
2 5 (12.82%) NoSQL
3 3 (7.69%) Big Data
4 2 (5.13%) SQL Server
5 1 (2.56%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 12 (30.77%) Jenkins
2 8 (20.51%) Selenium
3 6 (15.38%) Cucumber
4 5 (12.82%) Atlassian Bamboo
4 5 (12.82%) Eclipse
4 5 (12.82%) Git (software)
5 3 (7.69%) JIRA
6 2 (5.13%) CA Release Automation
6 2 (5.13%) Gradle
6 2 (5.13%) HP UFT
6 2 (5.13%) JUnit
6 2 (5.13%) Maven
6 2 (5.13%) Subversion
7 1 (2.56%) Rational DOORS
7 1 (2.56%) Visual Studio
General
1 7 (17.95%) Public Sector
2 3 (7.69%) Electronics
2 3 (7.69%) Finance
2 3 (7.69%) Telecoms
3 2 (5.13%) Local Government
3 2 (5.13%) Police
3 2 (5.13%) Retail
4 1 (2.56%) Military
Job Titles
1 12 (30.77%) Developer
2 9 (23.08%) DevOps Engineer
2 9 (23.08%) Software Developer
3 4 (10.26%) Junior
3 4 (10.26%) Software Engineer
4 3 (7.69%) Java Developer
5 2 (5.13%) Architect
5 2 (5.13%) Automation Engineer
5 2 (5.13%) DevOps Automation Engineer
5 2 (5.13%) ICT Manager
5 2 (5.13%) ICT Project Manager
5 2 (5.13%) Junior Developer
5 2 (5.13%) Junior DevOps
5 2 (5.13%) Junior DevOps Engineer
5 2 (5.13%) Junior Java Developer
5 2 (5.13%) Mid-Level Java Developer
5 2 (5.13%) Project Manager
5 2 (5.13%) Test Engineer
6 1 (2.56%) Senior DevOps
6 1 (2.56%) SOC Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (20.51%) Web Services
2 7 (17.95%) HTML
3 6 (15.38%) Node.js
4 5 (12.82%) Gherkin
5 3 (7.69%) Spring
5 3 (7.69%) Spring Boot
6 2 (5.13%) AngularJS
6 2 (5.13%) HTML5
6 2 (5.13%) J2EE
6 2 (5.13%) React
6 2 (5.13%) Spring Security
7 1 (2.56%) Anaconda
7 1 (2.56%) CSS
7 1 (2.56%) CSS3
7 1 (2.56%) Django
7 1 (2.56%) Natural Language Processing
7 1 (2.56%) Redux
7 1 (2.56%) Vue.js
Miscellaneous
1 6 (15.38%) Cyberthreat
1 6 (15.38%) Management Information System
2 1 (2.56%) Algorithms
2 1 (2.56%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (2.56%) Augmented Reality
2 1 (2.56%) CESG
2 1 (2.56%) Clustering
2 1 (2.56%) Cyber Kill Chain
2 1 (2.56%) Embedded Systems
2 1 (2.56%) Greenfield Project
2 1 (2.56%) Linked Data
2 1 (2.56%) PKI
2 1 (2.56%) Public Cloud
2 1 (2.56%) Semantic Web
2 1 (2.56%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 15 (38.46%) Linux
2 10 (25.64%) Windows
3 5 (12.82%) Debian
3 5 (12.82%) Unix
4 1 (2.56%) Apple iOS
4 1 (2.56%) CentOS
4 1 (2.56%) Mac OS
4 1 (2.56%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 1 (2.56%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (46.15%) DevOps
2 15 (38.46%) Agile Software Development
3 9 (23.08%) Continuous Integration
4 7 (17.95%) Continuous Delivery
4 7 (17.95%) Systems Engineering
5 6 (15.38%) Information Management
6 5 (12.82%) Configuration Management
6 5 (12.82%) Data Science
6 5 (12.82%) Deployment Automation
6 5 (12.82%) Log Aggregation
6 5 (12.82%) Machine Learning
6 5 (12.82%) Software Engineering
7 4 (10.26%) Analytics
7 4 (10.26%) Cybersecurity
8 3 (7.69%) Artificial Intelligence
8 3 (7.69%) Problem-Solving
9 2 (5.13%) Data Analysis
9 2 (5.13%) Microservices
9 2 (5.13%) Security Operations
9 2 (5.13%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 21 (53.85%) Java
2 19 (48.72%) Python
3 13 (33.33%) C++
3 13 (33.33%) JavaScript
4 10 (25.64%) SQL
5 9 (23.08%) C#
6 7 (17.95%) C
7 6 (15.38%) Ruby
8 1 (2.56%) Go
8 1 (2.56%) Java 8
8 1 (2.56%) Perl
8 1 (2.56%) PowerShell
8 1 (2.56%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 39 (100.00%) Security Cleared
2 22 (56.41%) DV Cleared
3 2 (5.13%) AWS Certification
4 1 (2.56%) (ISC)2 CCSP
4 1 (2.56%) CCSP
4 1 (2.56%) CESG Certified Professional
4 1 (2.56%) CHECK Team Leader
4 1 (2.56%) Cisco Certification
4 1 (2.56%) CISSP
4 1 (2.56%) HND
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.56%) HMG Security Policy Framework
1 1 (2.56%) JSP 440
1 1 (2.56%) QA
1 1 (2.56%) SLA
System Software
1 5 (12.82%) Docker
2 3 (7.69%) Active Directory
2 3 (7.69%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (5.13%) Hyper-V
4 1 (2.56%) Microsoft App-V
4 1 (2.56%) XenApp
4 1 (2.56%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 7 (17.95%) Terraform
2 5 (12.82%) Cloudify
2 5 (12.82%) Kubernetes
2 5 (12.82%) logstash
2 5 (12.82%) Packer
3 3 (7.69%) Puppet
4 2 (5.13%) Opscode Chef
5 1 (2.56%) Ansible
5 1 (2.56%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
5 1 (2.56%) Nagios
5 1 (2.56%) Network Intrusion Detection System
5 1 (2.56%) SCCM
5 1 (2.56%) SCOM
5 1 (2.56%) SCOrch
Vendors
1 6 (15.38%) Microsoft
1 6 (15.38%) Oracle
2 3 (7.69%) VMware
3 2 (5.13%) CA Agile Central
4 1 (2.56%) ArcSight
4 1 (2.56%) Atlassian
4 1 (2.56%) Citrix
4 1 (2.56%) Forcepoint
4 1 (2.56%) Fortinet
4 1 (2.56%) LogRhythm
4 1 (2.56%) Palo Alto
4 1 (2.56%) Sparx
4 1 (2.56%) Splunk
4 1 (2.56%) Sybase