Period
to 22 May 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Gloucestershire with a requirement for Security Cleared qualifications. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered over the 6 months to 22 May 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Security Clearance
South West > Gloucestershire
6 months to
22 May 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 3 2 2
Rank change year-on-year -1 0 +6
Permanent jobs citing Security Cleared 398 538 538
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Gloucestershire 25.91% 29.91% 26.58%
As % of the Qualifications category 64.93% 78.65% 61.98%
Number of salaries quoted 256 394 329
Gloucestershire median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - -10.00% -
10th Percentile £32,500 £30,000 £32,500
90th Percentile £59,250 £65,000 £68,000
South West median annual salary £45,000 £42,000 £43,750
% change year-on-year +7.14% -4.00% -2.78%

Security 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 613 684 868
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Gloucestershire 39.91% 38.02% 42.89%
Number of salaries quoted 440 508 574
Gloucestershire median annual salary £45,000 £44,500 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +1.12% -6.32% +11.76%
10th Percentile £28,250 £25,750 £28,825
90th Percentile £65,075 £63,750 £67,000
South West median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +6.25% - +2.56%

Security Cleared
Job Vacancy Trend in Gloucestershire

Job postings citing Security Cleared as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Gloucestershire.

Job vacancy trend for Security Cleared in Gloucestershire

Security Cleared
Salary Trend in Gloucestershire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Security Cleared in Gloucestershire.

Salary trend for Security Cleared in Gloucestershire

Security Cleared
Salary Histogram in Gloucestershire

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Security Cleared in Gloucestershire over the 6 months to 22 May 2018.

Salary histogram for Security Cleared in Gloucestershire

Security 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 Security Cleared within the Gloucestershire region over the 6 months to 22 May 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 -1 78 £47,500 +18.75% 10
Cheltenham -8 73 £47,500 -5.00% 15
Tewkesbury +1 44 £45,000 +1.12%
Security Cleared
South West

For the 6 months to 22 May 2018, IT jobs citing Security 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 Security Cleared.

1 245 (61.56%) C
2 242 (60.80%) DV Cleared
3 161 (40.45%) Agile Software Development
4 156 (39.20%) SC Cleared
5 135 (33.92%) Linux
6 132 (33.17%) Software Engineering
7 116 (29.15%) C++
8 115 (28.89%) Python
9 108 (27.14%) Windows
10 101 (25.38%) Java
11 98 (24.62%) SQL
12 88 (22.11%) Cybersecurity
13 70 (17.59%) JIRA
14 69 (17.34%) Continuous Integration
15 68 (17.09%) DevOps
16 65 (16.33%) Test Automation
17 63 (15.83%) JavaScript
18 62 (15.58%) C#
19 61 (15.33%) ITIL
19 61 (15.33%) Finance
20 60 (15.08%) Information Assurance
21 55 (13.82%) UML
22 54 (13.57%) Bash Shell
23 53 (13.32%) Project Management
24 52 (13.07%) Git (software)
25 49 (12.31%) Change Management
26 47 (11.81%) Mentoring
27 46 (11.56%) Scrum
28 45 (11.31%) Test Strategy
29 44 (11.06%) Degree

Security 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 43 (10.80%) Confluence
2 15 (3.77%) Elasticsearch
2 15 (3.77%) JBoss
3 11 (2.76%) Apache
3 11 (2.76%) SharePoint
4 9 (2.26%) Apache Spark
5 8 (2.01%) WebSphere
6 6 (1.51%) Apache Pig
6 6 (1.51%) SharePoint Server
6 6 (1.51%) WebLogic
7 5 (1.26%) IIS
8 4 (1.01%) ArcGIS
8 4 (1.01%) Tomcat
8 4 (1.01%) WebSphere Portal
9 1 (0.25%) OpenStack
9 1 (0.25%) SAS
Applications
1 10 (2.51%) Microsoft Office
2 6 (1.51%) Microsoft Excel
2 6 (1.51%) Microsoft PowerPoint
3 4 (1.01%) Microsoft Project
4 2 (0.50%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 8 (2.01%) Oracle EBS
2 7 (1.76%) Oracle BPM
Cloud Services
1 9 (2.26%) Amazon AWS
2 4 (1.01%) Amazon S3
2 4 (1.01%) Microsoft Azure
3 3 (0.75%) Office 365
4 2 (0.50%) Trello
5 1 (0.25%) Amazon EC2
5 1 (0.25%) Amazon EMR
5 1 (0.25%) Amazon Kinesis
5 1 (0.25%) Amazon SQS
Communications & Networking
1 31 (7.79%) Firewall
2 22 (5.53%) SSL
3 21 (5.28%) SNMP
4 20 (5.03%) Network Security
4 20 (5.03%) TCP/IP
5 19 (4.77%) Ethernet
6 17 (4.27%) VLAN
7 15 (3.77%) Wi-Fi
8 14 (3.52%) IPsec
8 14 (3.52%) SSH
9 12 (3.02%) HTTP
9 12 (3.02%) IPv4
9 12 (3.02%) IPv6
10 10 (2.51%) Internet
11 9 (2.26%) FCoE
11 9 (2.26%) Wireshark
12 8 (2.01%) VPN
13 7 (1.76%) Intrusion Detection
13 7 (1.76%) MPLS
14 5 (1.26%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 24 (6.03%) Hadoop
2 21 (5.28%) SQL Server
3 20 (5.03%) Big Data
4 18 (4.52%) MongoDB
5 16 (4.02%) GIS
6 12 (3.02%) Geospatial Data
7 11 (2.76%) Oracle BI EE
7 11 (2.76%) Relational Database
8 10 (2.51%) Oracle ODI
9 8 (2.01%) Apache Hive
9 8 (2.01%) Endeca
10 7 (1.76%) Apache Accumulo
10 7 (1.76%) Data Warehouse
10 7 (1.76%) MySQL
11 4 (1.01%) Oracle Database
11 4 (1.01%) Oracle Database 10g
11 4 (1.01%) Oracle Database 11g
11 4 (1.01%) SQL Server 2012
12 3 (0.75%) Oracle BI Publisher
12 3 (0.75%) SQL Server 2014
Development Applications
1 70 (17.59%) JIRA
2 52 (13.07%) Git (software)
3 39 (9.80%) Jenkins
4 30 (7.54%) Bitbucket
5 22 (5.53%) Atlassian Bamboo
5 22 (5.53%) Visual Studio
6 20 (5.03%) JUnit
7 17 (4.27%) Selenium
8 16 (4.02%) Cucumber
8 16 (4.02%) Rational DOORS
9 12 (3.02%) Team Foundation Server
10 9 (2.26%) EasyMock
10 9 (2.26%) JMeter
10 9 (2.26%) Redmine
11 5 (1.26%) WATIR
12 4 (1.01%) CodeSonar
12 4 (1.01%) git-flow
12 4 (1.01%) LoadRunner
12 4 (1.01%) Robot Framework
13 3 (0.75%) SoapUI
General
1 61 (15.33%) Finance
2 16 (4.02%) Military
3 12 (3.02%) Games
4 9 (2.26%) Telecoms
5 8 (2.01%) Manufacturing
6 6 (1.51%) Electronics
6 6 (1.51%) Marketing
7 5 (1.26%) Law
8 2 (0.50%) Aerospace
9 1 (0.25%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 85 (21.36%) Software Engineer
2 49 (12.31%) Consultant
3 34 (8.54%) Systems Engineer
4 32 (8.04%) Analyst
5 29 (7.29%) Developer
5 29 (7.29%) Senior Software Engineer
6 24 (6.03%) Security Engineer
7 23 (5.78%) Test Engineer
8 21 (5.28%) Project Manager
9 20 (5.03%) Java Engineer
9 20 (5.03%) Management Consultant
10 19 (4.77%) Test Analyst
11 18 (4.52%) Linux Engineer
12 17 (4.27%) Cybersecurity Engineer
13 16 (4.02%) Java Developer
13 16 (4.02%) Java Software Engineer
13 16 (4.02%) Senior Systems Engineer
14 13 (3.27%) Infrastructure Engineer
15 12 (3.02%) DV Cleared Project Manager
16 11 (2.76%) SC Cleared Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 30 (7.54%) HTML
2 29 (7.29%) Java EE
3 27 (6.78%) Node.js
4 26 (6.53%) AngularJS
5 25 (6.28%) JSF
5 25 (6.28%) XML
6 23 (5.78%) EJB
7 22 (5.53%) CSS
8 21 (5.28%) .NET
8 21 (5.28%) Web Services
9 20 (5.03%) Django
9 20 (5.03%) Hibernate
10 19 (4.77%) WPF
11 15 (3.77%) Spring
11 15 (3.77%) WinForms
12 14 (3.52%) REST
13 13 (3.27%) STL
13 13 (3.27%) XSD
14 12 (3.02%) .NET Framework
14 12 (3.02%) J2EE
Miscellaneous
1 33 (8.29%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
2 25 (6.28%) Analytical Skills
3 24 (6.03%) Cyber Warfare
4 23 (5.78%) Computer Science
5 21 (5.28%) Embedded Systems
6 20 (5.03%) Device Driver
7 18 (4.52%) Self-Motivation
8 12 (3.02%) Linux Command Line
9 11 (2.76%) User Experience
10 10 (2.51%) Management Information System
10 10 (2.51%) VHDL
10 10 (2.51%) Wiki
11 4 (1.01%) CESG
11 4 (1.01%) CESG CLAS
11 4 (1.01%) Cyberthreat
11 4 (1.01%) Data Centre
12 2 (0.50%) Driving Licence
12 2 (0.50%) Internet of Things
12 2 (0.50%) State Machine
12 2 (0.50%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 135 (33.92%) Linux
2 108 (27.14%) Windows
3 41 (10.30%) Unix
4 21 (5.28%) Android
5 17 (4.27%) CentOS
6 14 (3.52%) Mac OS X
7 10 (2.51%) Embedded Linux
7 10 (2.51%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 10 (2.51%) Windows Server
8 9 (2.26%) Apple iOS
9 3 (0.75%) AIX
9 3 (0.75%) Nucleus RTOS
9 3 (0.75%) Windows Server 2012
10 2 (0.50%) Oracle Linux
10 2 (0.50%) Ubuntu
10 2 (0.50%) Windows 7
10 2 (0.50%) Windows Phone
11 1 (0.25%) Solaris
11 1 (0.25%) Windows 10
11 1 (0.25%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 161 (40.45%) Agile Software Development
2 132 (33.17%) Software Engineering
3 88 (22.11%) Cybersecurity
4 69 (17.34%) Continuous Integration
5 68 (17.09%) DevOps
6 65 (16.33%) Test Automation
7 61 (15.33%) ITIL
8 60 (15.08%) Information Assurance
9 55 (13.82%) UML
10 53 (13.32%) Project Management
11 49 (12.31%) Change Management
12 47 (11.81%) Mentoring
13 46 (11.56%) Scrum
14 45 (11.31%) Test Strategy
15 44 (11.06%) Collaborative Working
15 44 (11.06%) SDLC
16 41 (10.30%) Stakeholder Management
17 37 (9.30%) Requirements Analysis
17 37 (9.30%) TDD
18 35 (8.79%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 245 (61.56%) C
2 116 (29.15%) C++
3 115 (28.89%) Python
4 101 (25.38%) Java
5 98 (24.62%) SQL
6 63 (15.83%) JavaScript
7 62 (15.58%) C#
8 54 (13.57%) Bash Shell
9 18 (4.52%) PowerShell
10 16 (4.02%) Perl
11 15 (3.77%) Shell Script
12 11 (2.76%) PHP
12 11 (2.76%) Ruby
13 10 (2.51%) Embedded C
13 10 (2.51%) Embedded C++
14 9 (2.26%) Korn
15 7 (1.76%) Objective-C
16 6 (1.51%) PL/SQL
17 5 (1.26%) Assembly Language
18 4 (1.01%) Tcl
Qualifications
1 242 (60.80%) DV Cleared
2 156 (39.20%) SC Cleared
3 44 (11.06%) Degree
4 24 (6.03%) CISSP
5 23 (5.78%) APMP
6 18 (4.52%) Cisco Certification
7 17 (4.27%) GIAC
8 14 (3.52%) MCSE
8 14 (3.52%) Microsoft Certification
9 13 (3.27%) CCNA
9 13 (3.27%) CompTIA Security+
9 13 (3.27%) Linux+ Certification
9 13 (3.27%) Network+ Certification
9 13 (3.27%) SANS
9 13 (3.27%) SSCP
10 8 (2.01%) PRINCE2 Certification
11 7 (1.76%) CESG Certified Professional
12 6 (1.51%) ISTQB
12 6 (1.51%) ITIL Certification
13 5 (1.26%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 19 (4.77%) QA
2 5 (1.26%) HMG Security Policy Framework
2 5 (1.26%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 5 (1.26%) RMADS
3 3 (0.75%) GDPR
3 3 (0.75%) PMO
4 2 (0.50%) ISO 9001
4 2 (0.50%) SLA
System Software
1 25 (6.28%) Docker
2 18 (4.52%) Active Directory
3 12 (3.02%) VMware Infrastructure
4 11 (2.76%) VMware ESXi
5 9 (2.26%) NFS
5 9 (2.26%) Samba
5 9 (2.26%) VMware NSX
6 6 (1.51%) Snort
6 6 (1.51%) vSphere
7 5 (1.26%) Firmware
7 5 (1.26%) Virtual Machines
8 3 (0.75%) Hyper-V
9 1 (0.25%) Apache ZooKeeper
9 1 (0.25%) pfSense
9 1 (0.25%) Virtual Desktop
Systems Management
1 37 (9.30%) Puppet
2 13 (3.27%) Opscode Chef
3 11 (2.76%) Ansible
4 10 (2.51%) Kibana
4 10 (2.51%) vCenter Server
5 9 (2.26%) Nagios
6 6 (1.51%) HP ALM
6 6 (1.51%) SCCM
7 4 (1.01%) Salt
8 1 (0.25%) Ambari
8 1 (0.25%) Hadoop YARN
8 1 (0.25%) HP Quality Center
8 1 (0.25%) PowerCLI
8 1 (0.25%) SCOM
8 1 (0.25%) SCVMM
8 1 (0.25%) vMotion
8 1 (0.25%) WSUS
Vendors
1 44 (11.06%) Microsoft
2 35 (8.79%) Oracle
3 27 (6.78%) Atlassian
4 22 (5.53%) VMware
5 20 (5.03%) EMC
6 19 (4.77%) Red Hat
7 18 (4.52%) Cisco
8 10 (2.51%) Juniper
8 10 (2.51%) SAP
9 9 (2.26%) Centrify
9 9 (2.26%) NetApp
9 9 (2.26%) SolarWinds
10 7 (1.76%) HP
10 7 (1.76%) Ivanti
10 7 (1.76%) Sophos
11 5 (1.26%) Altera
11 5 (1.26%) CA Agile Central
11 5 (1.26%) Dell
11 5 (1.26%) Xilinx
12 4 (1.01%) Mentor Graphics