Period
to 25 September 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 25 September 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Security Check (SC) Clearance
South West > Gloucestershire
6 months to
25 Sep 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 18 55 30
Rank change year-on-year +37 -25 +5
Permanent jobs citing SC Cleared 211 102 205
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Gloucestershire 12.57% 6.26% 9.74%
As % of the Qualifications category 32.31% 18.38% 20.36%
Number of salaries quoted 164 59 169
Gloucestershire median annual salary £47,500 £47,500 £47,500
10th Percentile £34,500 £36,250 £30,000
90th Percentile £69,400 £72,500 £65,000
South West median annual salary £46,000 £44,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year +4.55% +3.53% -

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 653 555 1,007
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Gloucestershire 38.89% 34.07% 47.84%
Number of salaries quoted 494 410 725
Gloucestershire median annual salary £46,000 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +2.22% - +7.14%
10th Percentile £30,000 £25,000 £26,250
90th Percentile £65,875 £71,250 £65,000
South West median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,500
% change year-on-year +6.25% -1.23% +3.85%

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 September 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 25 September 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 +21 45 £47,500 - 9
Cheltenham +9 36 £47,500 -9.52% 7
Tewkesbury -11 8 £32,000 -28.89% 1
Filton - 2 £45,000 -
SC Cleared
South West

For the 6 months to 25 September 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.

1 211 (100.00%) Security Cleared
2 127 (60.19%) C
3 99 (46.92%) DV Cleared
4 87 (41.23%) Finance
5 71 (33.65%) Software Engineering
6 68 (32.23%) Collaborative Working
7 63 (29.86%) C++
8 62 (29.38%) Python
9 59 (27.96%) Windows
9 59 (27.96%) Agile Software Development
10 52 (24.64%) Cybersecurity
11 43 (20.38%) C#
12 41 (19.43%) Linux
13 40 (18.96%) UML
14 39 (18.48%) Java
15 33 (15.64%) Continuous Integration
16 32 (15.17%) Degree
17 31 (14.69%) Analytics
18 29 (13.74%) Data Analytics
19 28 (13.27%) JavaScript
19 28 (13.27%) ITIL
19 28 (13.27%) Test Automation
20 25 (11.85%) DevOps
20 25 (11.85%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
20 25 (11.85%) Requirements Analysis
21 24 (11.37%) SQL
21 24 (11.37%) Validation
21 24 (11.37%) Mentoring
21 24 (11.37%) Test Strategy
22 23 (10.90%) Rational DOORS

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 7 (3.32%) Apache
2 6 (2.84%) Elasticsearch
3 5 (2.37%) Tomcat
4 4 (1.90%) ArcGIS
5 3 (1.42%) Apache Spark
5 3 (1.42%) GlassFish
6 2 (0.95%) JBoss
7 1 (0.47%) Confluence
7 1 (0.47%) SharePoint
7 1 (0.47%) SharePoint 2013
7 1 (0.47%) Skype for Business
7 1 (0.47%) WebLogic
Applications
1 7 (3.32%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 10 (4.74%) Amazon AWS
1 10 (4.74%) Microsoft Azure
2 3 (1.42%) GitHub
3 2 (0.95%) Amazon S3
3 2 (0.95%) Office 365
3 2 (0.95%) Trello
Communications & Networking
1 20 (9.48%) Network Security
2 15 (7.11%) VLAN
3 13 (6.16%) SSL
4 11 (5.21%) Ethernet
4 11 (5.21%) IPsec
4 11 (5.21%) IPv4
4 11 (5.21%) IPv6
4 11 (5.21%) SNMP
4 11 (5.21%) SSH
4 11 (5.21%) Wi-Fi
5 8 (3.79%) Wireshark
6 7 (3.32%) TCP/IP
7 4 (1.90%) Internet
8 2 (0.95%) ASN.1
8 2 (0.95%) Firewall
8 2 (0.95%) HTTP
8 2 (0.95%) HTTPS
9 1 (0.47%) DHCP
9 1 (0.47%) DNS
9 1 (0.47%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (5.21%) Big Data
2 9 (4.27%) Hadoop
2 9 (4.27%) SQL Server
3 7 (3.32%) Relational Database
4 5 (2.37%) MongoDB
5 4 (1.90%) Neo4j
5 4 (1.90%) Oracle BI EE
5 4 (1.90%) Oracle BI Publisher
5 4 (1.90%) Oracle ODI
5 4 (1.90%) RDBMS
6 3 (1.42%) Apache Cassandra
6 3 (1.42%) Apache Hive
7 2 (0.95%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 23 (10.90%) Rational DOORS
2 20 (9.48%) Git (software)
3 13 (6.16%) Jenkins
4 11 (5.21%) Visual Studio
5 10 (4.74%) JIRA
6 5 (2.37%) Cucumber
6 5 (2.37%) GCC
6 5 (2.37%) Selenium
7 4 (1.90%) Atlassian Bamboo
8 3 (1.42%) EasyMock
8 3 (1.42%) GitLab
8 3 (1.42%) JUnit
8 3 (1.42%) LabVIEW
8 3 (1.42%) LoadRunner
8 3 (1.42%) Vagrant
9 2 (0.95%) Eclipse
9 2 (0.95%) IDA Disassembler
9 2 (0.95%) JMeter
9 2 (0.95%) Zephyr
10 1 (0.47%) Bitbucket
General
1 87 (41.23%) Finance
2 9 (4.27%) Law
3 8 (3.79%) Telecoms
4 6 (2.84%) Electronics
4 6 (2.84%) Manufacturing
4 6 (2.84%) Marketing
5 2 (0.95%) Legal
5 2 (0.95%) Military
Job Titles
1 53 (25.12%) Software Engineer
2 29 (13.74%) Cybersecurity Engineer
2 29 (13.74%) Security Engineer
2 29 (13.74%) Systems Engineer
3 22 (10.43%) Senior Software Engineer
4 19 (9.00%) Developer
5 12 (5.69%) Senior Security Engineer
5 12 (5.69%) Test Engineer
6 11 (5.21%) Senior Systems Engineer
7 10 (4.74%) Analyst
7 10 (4.74%) Electronics Engineer
8 9 (4.27%) Consultant
8 9 (4.27%) Java Developer
8 9 (4.27%) Project Manager
8 9 (4.27%) SC Cleared Software Engineer
9 8 (3.79%) FPGA Engineer
9 8 (3.79%) Verification Engineer
10 7 (3.32%) Coordinator
10 7 (3.32%) Infrastructure Engineer
10 7 (3.32%) Project Coordinator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (7.11%) AngularJS
1 15 (7.11%) Node.js
2 10 (4.74%) HTML
3 9 (4.27%) Hibernate
3 9 (4.27%) J2EE
3 9 (4.27%) Spring
3 9 (4.27%) XML
4 8 (3.79%) WPF
5 7 (3.32%) Java EE
5 7 (3.32%) React
6 6 (2.84%) Django
7 5 (2.37%) .NET
7 5 (2.37%) EJB
7 5 (2.37%) HTML5
7 5 (2.37%) Kafka
7 5 (2.37%) MFC
7 5 (2.37%) Vue.js
8 4 (1.90%) CSS
8 4 (1.90%) STL
8 4 (1.90%) Yocto
Miscellaneous
1 25 (11.85%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
2 19 (9.00%) Embedded Systems
3 15 (7.11%) Self-Motivation
4 8 (3.79%) VHDL
5 6 (2.84%) Computer Science
5 6 (2.84%) Enterprise Software
6 5 (2.37%) Blackberry
6 5 (2.37%) Cybercrime
6 5 (2.37%) iPad
6 5 (2.37%) User Experience
7 4 (1.90%) Cyber Defence
7 4 (1.90%) Device Driver
7 4 (1.90%) Social Media
8 3 (1.42%) Industry 4.0
8 3 (1.42%) N-Tier
8 3 (1.42%) Public Cloud
9 2 (0.95%) Analytical Skills
9 2 (0.95%) Cyber Warfare
9 2 (0.95%) Cyberattack
9 2 (0.95%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 59 (27.96%) Windows
2 41 (19.43%) Linux
3 14 (6.64%) Android
4 13 (6.16%) Apple iOS
5 6 (2.84%) Unix
5 6 (2.84%) Windows 7
6 5 (2.37%) Embedded Linux
7 4 (1.90%) Ubuntu
8 3 (1.42%) CentOS
8 3 (1.42%) Mac OS X
9 1 (0.47%) Debian
9 1 (0.47%) Fedora
9 1 (0.47%) Kali Linux
9 1 (0.47%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 1 (0.47%) Windows 10
9 1 (0.47%) Windows Phone
Processes & Methodologies
1 71 (33.65%) Software Engineering
2 68 (32.23%) Collaborative Working
3 59 (27.96%) Agile Software Development
4 52 (24.64%) Cybersecurity
5 40 (18.96%) UML
6 33 (15.64%) Continuous Integration
7 31 (14.69%) Analytics
8 29 (13.74%) Data Analytics
9 28 (13.27%) ITIL
9 28 (13.27%) Test Automation
10 25 (11.85%) DevOps
10 25 (11.85%) Requirements Analysis
11 24 (11.37%) Mentoring
11 24 (11.37%) Test Strategy
11 24 (11.37%) Validation
12 22 (10.43%) Scrum
12 22 (10.43%) TDD
13 21 (9.95%) Open Source
13 21 (9.95%) SysML
14 20 (9.48%) Business Development
Programming Languages
1 127 (60.19%) C
2 63 (29.86%) C++
3 62 (29.38%) Python
4 43 (20.38%) C#
5 39 (18.48%) Java
6 28 (13.27%) JavaScript
7 24 (11.37%) SQL
8 11 (5.21%) Shell Script
9 9 (4.27%) Bash Shell
9 9 (4.27%) Embedded C
9 9 (4.27%) Embedded C++
10 8 (3.79%) Assembly Language
10 8 (3.79%) Ruby
11 7 (3.32%) PowerShell
12 5 (2.37%) Go
13 4 (1.90%) Objective-C
13 4 (1.90%) Perl
13 4 (1.90%) Tcl
13 4 (1.90%) XAML
14 3 (1.42%) Apple Swift
Qualifications
1 211 (100.00%) Security Cleared
2 99 (46.92%) DV Cleared
3 32 (15.17%) Degree
4 13 (6.16%) ITIL Certification
5 9 (4.27%) APMP
6 7 (3.32%) PRINCE2 Certification
7 3 (1.42%) ISEB
7 3 (1.42%) ISTQB
7 3 (1.42%) Master's Degree
7 3 (1.42%) PhD
8 1 (0.47%) CISSP
8 1 (0.47%) Computer Science Degree
8 1 (0.47%) CREST Certified
8 1 (0.47%) GCIH
8 1 (0.47%) MCP
8 1 (0.47%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (2.84%) SLA
2 4 (1.90%) QA
3 1 (0.47%) GDPR
System Software
1 8 (3.79%) Docker
2 6 (2.84%) Active Directory
3 4 (1.90%) Firmware
3 4 (1.90%) Virtual Machines
4 3 (1.42%) VirtualBox
4 3 (1.42%) vSphere
5 2 (0.95%) Snort
5 2 (0.95%) VMware Infrastructure
6 1 (0.47%) Hyper-V
6 1 (0.47%) Virtual Servers
Systems Management
1 7 (3.32%) SCCM
2 6 (2.84%) Opscode Chef
3 5 (2.37%) Ansible
4 3 (1.42%) Kubernetes
4 3 (1.42%) Puppet
4 3 (1.42%) Salt
5 1 (0.47%) Ambari
5 1 (0.47%) Nessus
5 1 (0.47%) NetBackup
Vendors
1 16 (7.58%) Microsoft
2 11 (5.21%) Oracle
3 10 (4.74%) EMC
4 8 (3.79%) Cisco
5 7 (3.32%) Juniper
6 6 (2.84%) SAP
7 5 (2.37%) Apple
7 5 (2.37%) Canon
8 4 (1.90%) Altera
8 4 (1.90%) Atlassian
8 4 (1.90%) ESRI
8 4 (1.90%) Mentor Graphics
8 4 (1.90%) Xilinx
9 3 (1.42%) Agilent
9 3 (1.42%) VMware
10 2 (0.95%) Red Hat
10 2 (0.95%) Veeam
11 1 (0.47%) Cloudera
11 1 (0.47%) Hortonworks
11 1 (0.47%) Veritas