Period
to 20 January 2021

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 20 January 2021 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Security Clearance
South West > Gloucestershire
6 months to
20 Jan 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 2 2 2
Rank change year-on-year 0 0 +3
Permanent jobs citing Security Cleared 210 541 348
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in Gloucestershire 30.61% 32.24% 24.44%
As % of the Qualifications category 69.77% 68.48% 64.56%
Number of salaries quoted 161 424 224
Median annual salary £55,000 £50,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +10.00% +5.26% +3.26%
10th Percentile £37,500 £33,750 £32,500
90th Percentile £72,500 £75,000 £73,750
South West median annual salary £52,500 £50,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year +5.00% +5.26% +5.56%

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 301 790 539
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Gloucestershire 43.88% 47.08% 37.85%
Number of salaries quoted 224 617 371
Median annual salary £52,500 £50,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.00% +11.11% -
10th Percentile £32,500 £28,804 £26,250
90th Percentile £72,500 £78,319 £70,000
South West median annual salary £50,000 £45,000 £44,500
% change year-on-year +11.11% +1.12% +11.25%

Security Cleared
Job Vacancy Trend in Gloucestershire

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

Job vacancy trend for Security Cleared in Gloucestershire

Security Cleared
Salary Trend in Gloucestershire

3-month moving average salary quoted in jobs citing Security Cleared in Gloucestershire.

Salary trend for Security Cleared in Gloucestershire

Security Cleared
Salary Histogram in Gloucestershire

Salary distribution for jobs citing Security Cleared in Gloucestershire over the 6 months to 20 January 2021.

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 20 January 2021. 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 0 101 £55,000 +4.76% 21
Gloucester -3 32 £50,000 - 21
Tewkesbury -5 13 £27,500 -38.89% 2
Filton - 1 £44,400 -
Security Cleared
South West

For the 6 months to 20 January 2021, 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.

1 135 (64.29%) DV Cleared
2 105 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
3 79 (37.62%) Java
4 65 (30.95%) Python
5 62 (29.52%) SC Cleared
6 54 (25.71%) Linux
7 49 (23.33%) DevOps
8 45 (21.43%) C++
9 44 (20.95%) C
9 44 (20.95%) Software Engineering
10 42 (20.00%) Scrum
11 41 (19.52%) Finance
12 40 (19.05%) Docker
13 36 (17.14%) JavaScript
14 35 (16.67%) Cybersecurity
15 34 (16.19%) Machine Learning
15 34 (16.19%) Data Science
16 33 (15.71%) Jenkins
16 33 (15.71%) Azure
17 31 (14.76%) AWS
18 28 (13.33%) Big Data
18 28 (13.33%) Cyberthreat
19 27 (12.86%) Degree
20 24 (11.43%) Artificial Intelligence
20 24 (11.43%) C#
20 24 (11.43%) SQL
20 24 (11.43%) Business Intelligence
20 24 (11.43%) Microservices
21 23 (10.95%) Scaled Agile Framework
22 22 (10.48%) Git (software)

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 15 (7.14%) Confluence
2 12 (5.71%) JBoss
3 5 (2.38%) Elasticsearch
4 4 (1.90%) ArcGIS
5 3 (1.43%) Exchange Server 2013
5 3 (1.43%) SharePoint
5 3 (1.43%) SharePoint 2013
5 3 (1.43%) Skype for Business
6 2 (0.95%) Apache
6 2 (0.95%) MS Exchange
6 2 (0.95%) SharePoint 2010
6 2 (0.95%) WildFly
7 1 (0.48%) Oracle SOA Suite
Applications
1 2 (0.95%) Microsoft PowerPoint
1 2 (0.95%) SPSS
2 1 (0.48%) Adobe Creative Suite
2 1 (0.48%) OmniGraffle
2 1 (0.48%) Photoshop
2 1 (0.48%) Sketch
Business Applications
1 5 (2.38%) JDE OneWorld
2 3 (1.43%) Sentinel
3 1 (0.48%) Oracle EBS R12
Cloud Services
1 33 (15.71%) Azure
2 31 (14.76%) AWS
3 8 (3.81%) IaaS
3 8 (3.81%) PaaS
3 8 (3.81%) SaaS
4 5 (2.38%) GCP
5 3 (1.43%) AWS CloudTrail
5 3 (1.43%) Cloud Computing
5 3 (1.43%) Virtual Private Cloud
6 2 (0.95%) Amazon S3
6 2 (0.95%) OpenShift
7 1 (0.48%) Amazon CloudWatch
7 1 (0.48%) AWS CloudFormation
7 1 (0.48%) npm
7 1 (0.48%) Yarn
Communications & Networking
1 8 (3.81%) Internet
2 7 (3.33%) Wireless
3 5 (2.38%) VLAN
4 4 (1.90%) IPv4
4 4 (1.90%) OSPF
4 4 (1.90%) VPN
5 3 (1.43%) LAN
5 3 (1.43%) Skype
5 3 (1.43%) WAN
6 2 (0.95%) Firewall
6 2 (0.95%) Network Security
6 2 (0.95%) SAN
7 1 (0.48%) DNS
7 1 (0.48%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 28 (13.33%) Big Data
2 13 (6.19%) MongoDB
3 12 (5.71%) MySQL
3 12 (5.71%) NoSQL
4 9 (4.29%) Relational Database
5 8 (3.81%) SQL Server
6 7 (3.33%) GIS
7 4 (1.90%) Apache Accumulo
7 4 (1.90%) Hadoop
8 2 (0.95%) Amazon DynamoDB
8 2 (0.95%) Amazon RDS
8 2 (0.95%) Oracle Database
8 2 (0.95%) Redis
8 2 (0.95%) SQL Server 2005
8 2 (0.95%) SQL Server 2019
9 1 (0.48%) Data Lake
9 1 (0.48%) Geospatial Data
Development Applications
1 33 (15.71%) Jenkins
2 22 (10.48%) Git (software)
3 17 (8.10%) JIRA
4 16 (7.62%) Selenium
5 15 (7.14%) Cucumber
6 13 (6.19%) Rational DOORS
7 12 (5.71%) Eclipse
8 7 (3.33%) Maven
9 6 (2.86%) Bitbucket
10 4 (1.90%) Atlassian Bamboo
11 3 (1.43%) Gradle
11 3 (1.43%) REST Assured
12 2 (0.95%) GitLab
12 2 (0.95%) IntelliJ
12 2 (0.95%) NetBeans
12 2 (0.95%) Subversion
13 1 (0.48%) Cypress.io
13 1 (0.48%) JUnit
13 1 (0.48%) Mercurial
13 1 (0.48%) Rational Rhapsody
General
1 41 (19.52%) Finance
2 22 (10.48%) Public Sector
3 21 (10.00%) Electronics
4 20 (9.52%) Manufacturing
4 20 (9.52%) Marketing
4 20 (9.52%) Telecoms
5 9 (4.29%) Police
6 6 (2.86%) Military
7 5 (2.38%) Aerospace
7 5 (2.38%) Legal
8 4 (1.90%) Local Government
9 2 (0.95%) French Language
9 2 (0.95%) German Language
9 2 (0.95%) Italian Language
Job Titles
1 53 (25.24%) Developer
2 32 (15.24%) Analyst
3 23 (10.95%) Business Analyst
4 22 (10.48%) Java Developer
5 21 (10.00%) Software Engineer
6 17 (8.10%) Software Developer
7 15 (7.14%) Architect
7 15 (7.14%) Consultant
8 12 (5.71%) Solutions Architect
9 11 (5.24%) Data Scientist
9 11 (5.24%) Systems Engineer
10 10 (4.76%) Cloud Architect
11 9 (4.29%) Principal Engineer
12 8 (3.81%) Technical Leader
13 7 (3.33%) Applications Support
13 7 (3.33%) Business Consultant
13 7 (3.33%) Cloud Solutions Architect
13 7 (3.33%) DV Cleared Java Developer
13 7 (3.33%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
14 6 (2.86%) Cloud Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (7.14%) HTML
1 15 (7.14%) Node.js
2 13 (6.19%) HTML5
3 10 (4.76%) Gherkin
4 9 (4.29%) RESTful
5 6 (2.86%) Apache NiFi
5 6 (2.86%) Kafka
5 6 (2.86%) Web Services
6 5 (2.38%) .NET
6 5 (2.38%) AngularJS
6 5 (2.38%) CSS
6 5 (2.38%) Java SE
6 5 (2.38%) Natural Language Processing
6 5 (2.38%) Spring
6 5 (2.38%) Spring Boot
7 4 (1.90%) CSS3
7 4 (1.90%) Hibernate
7 4 (1.90%) React
7 4 (1.90%) REST
7 4 (1.90%) Vue.js
Miscellaneous
1 28 (13.33%) Cyberthreat
2 8 (3.81%) Internet of Things
2 8 (3.81%) Management Information System
3 7 (3.33%) PKI
4 6 (2.86%) Cloud Native
5 5 (2.38%) Analytical Skills
5 5 (2.38%) Cyberattack
5 5 (2.38%) User Experience
6 4 (1.90%) Algorithms
6 4 (1.90%) Hybrid Cloud
6 4 (1.90%) Private Cloud
7 3 (1.43%) Cyber Defence
7 3 (1.43%) Public Cloud
7 3 (1.43%) Self-Motivation
8 2 (0.95%) Augmented Reality
8 2 (0.95%) Embedded Systems
8 2 (0.95%) Linked Data
8 2 (0.95%) Mobile App
8 2 (0.95%) Semantic Web
8 2 (0.95%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 54 (25.71%) Linux
2 12 (5.71%) Windows
3 8 (3.81%) CentOS
4 5 (2.38%) Windows Server 2016
5 4 (1.90%) Apple iOS
5 4 (1.90%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 4 (1.90%) Ubuntu
5 4 (1.90%) Windows Server
6 2 (0.95%) Unix
7 1 (0.48%) Android
7 1 (0.48%) Windows 10
7 1 (0.48%) Windows Phone
7 1 (0.48%) Windows Server 2008
7 1 (0.48%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 105 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
2 49 (23.33%) DevOps
3 44 (20.95%) Software Engineering
4 42 (20.00%) Scrum
5 35 (16.67%) Cybersecurity
6 34 (16.19%) Data Science
6 34 (16.19%) Machine Learning
7 24 (11.43%) Artificial Intelligence
7 24 (11.43%) Business Intelligence
7 24 (11.43%) Microservices
8 23 (10.95%) Scaled Agile Framework
9 20 (9.52%) Digital Marketing
9 20 (9.52%) Programme Management
10 19 (9.05%) Use Case
11 18 (8.57%) Analytics
11 18 (8.57%) Continuous Integration
11 18 (8.57%) DevSecOps
12 17 (8.10%) Programme Delivery
12 17 (8.10%) UML
13 16 (7.62%) Site Reliability Engineering
Programming Languages
1 79 (37.62%) Java
2 65 (30.95%) Python
3 45 (21.43%) C++
4 44 (20.95%) C
5 36 (17.14%) JavaScript
6 24 (11.43%) C#
6 24 (11.43%) SQL
7 18 (8.57%) Bash Shell
8 7 (3.33%) PHP
8 7 (3.33%) PowerShell
8 7 (3.33%) R
9 5 (2.38%) ES6
9 5 (2.38%) MATLAB
9 5 (2.38%) Scala
10 4 (1.90%) Perl
11 3 (1.43%) T-SQL
12 2 (0.95%) Java 8
12 2 (0.95%) TypeScript
12 2 (0.95%) VB
12 2 (0.95%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 135 (64.29%) DV Cleared
2 62 (29.52%) SC Cleared
3 27 (12.86%) Degree
4 8 (3.81%) PRINCE2 Certification
5 4 (1.90%) AWS Certification
6 3 (1.43%) APMG
6 3 (1.43%) CCNA
6 3 (1.43%) CHECK Team Leader
6 3 (1.43%) CHECK Team Member
6 3 (1.43%) Cisco Certification
6 3 (1.43%) Microsoft Certification
6 3 (1.43%) OSCP
7 2 (0.95%) APMP
7 2 (0.95%) CCA
7 2 (0.95%) CISSP
7 2 (0.95%) Citrix Certification
7 2 (0.95%) CREST Certified
7 2 (0.95%) MCSA
7 2 (0.95%) MCSE
7 2 (0.95%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (4.29%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 8 (3.81%) NIST
3 6 (2.86%) NCSC
3 6 (2.86%) NIST 800
4 5 (2.38%) Cyber Essentials
5 4 (1.90%) GDPR
5 4 (1.90%) QA
6 3 (1.43%) HMG Security Policy Framework
6 3 (1.43%) SLA
7 2 (0.95%) Cyber Essentials PLUS
7 2 (0.95%) IASME
7 2 (0.95%) ISO/IEC 20000
7 2 (0.95%) ISO/IEC 27005
7 2 (0.95%) PCI DSS
8 1 (0.48%) JSP 440
8 1 (0.48%) MISRA
8 1 (0.48%) RMADS
System Software
1 40 (19.05%) Docker
2 9 (4.29%) Active Directory
2 9 (4.29%) VMware Infrastructure
3 4 (1.90%) Apache ZooKeeper
4 3 (1.43%) vSphere
5 2 (0.95%) XenApp
5 2 (0.95%) XenDesktop
6 1 (0.48%) Firmware
6 1 (0.48%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 22 (10.48%) Ansible
2 19 (9.05%) Terraform
3 9 (4.29%) Kubernetes
4 8 (3.81%) Puppet
5 3 (1.43%) Network Intrusion Detection System
6 2 (0.95%) CSIRT
6 2 (0.95%) NetBackup
6 2 (0.95%) Norton AntiVirus
6 2 (0.95%) Tivoli Storage Manager
6 2 (0.95%) vRealize
7 1 (0.48%) Computer Emergency Response Teams
7 1 (0.48%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 20 (9.52%) SAP
2 17 (8.10%) Microsoft
3 15 (7.14%) Oracle
4 13 (6.19%) VMware
5 12 (5.71%) Google
6 4 (1.90%) Cisco
6 4 (1.90%) Red Hat
6 4 (1.90%) Splunk
7 3 (1.43%) ArcSight
7 3 (1.43%) Dell
7 3 (1.43%) LogRhythm
8 2 (0.95%) Atlassian
8 2 (0.95%) Citrix
8 2 (0.95%) EMC
8 2 (0.95%) IBM
8 2 (0.95%) NetApp
8 2 (0.95%) Sophos
8 2 (0.95%) Symantec
9 1 (0.48%) Adobe
9 1 (0.48%) Perforce