Period
to 22 February 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 February 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Security Clearance
South West > Gloucestershire
6 months to
22 Feb 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 4 2 2
Rank change year-on-year -2 0 +12
Permanent jobs citing Security Cleared 299 724 486
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Gloucestershire 20.92% 33.86% 24.61%
As % of the Qualifications category 56.31% 78.52% 55.35%
Number of salaries quoted 187 558 320
Gloucestershire median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - -5.26% -
10th Percentile £31,250 £28,750 £32,500
90th Percentile £68,750 £63,750 £71,250
South West median annual salary £44,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year +3.53% - -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 531 922 878
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Gloucestershire 37.16% 43.12% 44.46%
Number of salaries quoted 375 726 624
Gloucestershire median annual salary £45,000 £43,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +3.45% -3.33% -
10th Percentile £21,900 £27,500 £26,250
90th Percentile £67,500 £63,125 £66,250
South West median annual salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +3.75% - +3.90%

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 February 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 February 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 81 £48,000 +20.00% 12
Cheltenham -20 51 £45,000 -10.00% 13
Tewkesbury 0 18 £45,000 +12.50% 3
Cirencester -10 1 £23,000 -4.17%
Security Cleared
South West

For the 6 months to 22 February 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.

1 229 (76.59%) DV Cleared
2 162 (54.18%) C
3 118 (39.46%) Agile Software Development
4 93 (31.10%) ITIL
5 86 (28.76%) Linux
6 85 (28.43%) Windows
6 85 (28.43%) SC Cleared
7 72 (24.08%) Python
8 70 (23.41%) Java
8 70 (23.41%) Software Engineering
9 64 (21.40%) C++
10 62 (20.74%) JIRA
11 60 (20.07%) SQL
12 59 (19.73%) Service Management
12 59 (19.73%) Cybersecurity
13 58 (19.40%) Degree
14 56 (18.73%) DevOps
15 52 (17.39%) Information Assurance
16 51 (17.06%) Information Security
17 49 (16.39%) Bash Shell
18 48 (16.05%) Service Delivery
18 48 (16.05%) Microsoft
19 45 (15.05%) Change Management
20 43 (14.38%) Project Management
20 43 (14.38%) Firewall
21 40 (13.38%) Confluence
22 38 (12.71%) Analytical Skills
23 36 (12.04%) Continuous Integration
24 34 (11.37%) Puppet
24 34 (11.37%) Jenkins

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 40 (13.38%) Confluence
2 17 (5.69%) SharePoint
3 13 (4.35%) Apache Spark
3 13 (4.35%) Elasticsearch
4 10 (3.34%) Apache
4 10 (3.34%) IIS
5 8 (2.68%) JBoss
6 5 (1.67%) Apache Pig
6 5 (1.67%) WebSphere
7 4 (1.34%) SharePoint Server
7 4 (1.34%) WebSphere Portal
8 2 (0.67%) Tomcat
9 1 (0.33%) Moodle
9 1 (0.33%) SAS
9 1 (0.33%) WebLogic
Applications
1 15 (5.02%) Microsoft Office
2 10 (3.34%) Microsoft Excel
3 4 (1.34%) Microsoft PowerPoint
3 4 (1.34%) Microsoft Project
4 2 (0.67%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 5 (1.67%) Oracle BPM
2 2 (0.67%) Oracle EBS
Cloud Services
1 17 (5.69%) Amazon AWS
2 8 (2.68%) Amazon S3
2 8 (2.68%) Microsoft Azure
3 7 (2.34%) Office 365
4 1 (0.33%) Amazon EC2
4 1 (0.33%) Amazon EMR
4 1 (0.33%) Amazon Kinesis
4 1 (0.33%) Amazon SQS
4 1 (0.33%) Cloud Computing
4 1 (0.33%) OpenShift
4 1 (0.33%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 43 (14.38%) Firewall
2 27 (9.03%) TCP/IP
3 22 (7.36%) Network Security
4 16 (5.35%) DNS
4 16 (5.35%) Intrusion Detection
5 15 (5.02%) SSL
6 14 (4.68%) DHCP
6 14 (4.68%) SNMP
7 13 (4.35%) Internet
7 13 (4.35%) VLAN
8 12 (4.01%) HTTP
9 11 (3.68%) FCoE
10 10 (3.34%) tcpdump
10 10 (3.34%) Wireshark
11 9 (3.01%) SMTP
12 8 (2.68%) Ethernet
12 8 (2.68%) FTP
12 8 (2.68%) Telnet
13 7 (2.34%) VPN
14 6 (2.01%) MPLS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 33 (11.04%) Hadoop
2 23 (7.69%) Big Data
3 20 (6.69%) SQL Server
4 17 (5.69%) MongoDB
5 9 (3.01%) Apache Accumulo
6 8 (2.68%) Apache Hive
7 7 (2.34%) Relational Database
8 5 (1.67%) Microsoft Analysis Services
8 5 (1.67%) MySQL
8 5 (1.67%) SQL Server 2014
8 5 (1.67%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 5 (1.67%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 5 (1.67%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 4 (1.34%) GIS
9 4 (1.34%) Oracle Database
9 4 (1.34%) Oracle Database 10g
9 4 (1.34%) Oracle Database 11g
9 4 (1.34%) SQL Server 2012
10 3 (1.00%) Data Warehouse
10 3 (1.00%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 62 (20.74%) JIRA
2 34 (11.37%) Jenkins
3 26 (8.70%) Bitbucket
4 21 (7.02%) Git (software)
5 19 (6.35%) Rational DOORS
6 18 (6.02%) Atlassian Bamboo
7 14 (4.68%) JUnit
8 11 (3.68%) Redmine
8 11 (3.68%) Selenium
9 10 (3.34%) Cucumber
10 9 (3.01%) EasyMock
11 8 (2.68%) JMeter
12 7 (2.34%) WATIR
13 2 (0.67%) CodeSonar
13 2 (0.67%) git-flow
13 2 (0.67%) Hudson
13 2 (0.67%) Robot Framework
14 1 (0.33%) SoapUI
14 1 (0.33%) TestRail
14 1 (0.33%) webpack
General
1 26 (8.70%) Finance
2 16 (5.35%) Telecoms
3 9 (3.01%) Games
4 6 (2.01%) Manufacturing
5 5 (1.67%) Aerospace
5 5 (1.67%) Electronics
6 4 (1.34%) Marketing
7 2 (0.67%) Automotive
7 2 (0.67%) Military
8 1 (0.33%) Avionics
8 1 (0.33%) Banking
8 1 (0.33%) Law
Job Titles
1 44 (14.72%) Software Engineer
2 40 (13.38%) Analyst
3 38 (12.71%) Consultant
4 24 (8.03%) Project Manager
5 23 (7.69%) Systems Engineer
6 22 (7.36%) Infrastructure Engineer
7 16 (5.35%) Java Engineer
8 15 (5.02%) Test Analyst
9 14 (4.68%) Developer
9 14 (4.68%) Senior Systems Engineer
9 14 (4.68%) Test Engineer
10 13 (4.35%) Management Consultant
10 13 (4.35%) Senior Consultant
11 12 (4.01%) DV Cleared Project Manager
11 12 (4.01%) Java Software Engineer
11 12 (4.01%) Linux Engineer
12 11 (3.68%) IT Support
13 10 (3.34%) Platform Engineer
13 10 (3.34%) Security Analyst
14 9 (3.01%) Senior Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 23 (7.69%) Java EE
2 19 (6.35%) JSF
3 16 (5.35%) Node.js
3 16 (5.35%) Web Services
4 15 (5.02%) EJB
4 15 (5.02%) HTML
5 14 (4.68%) Spring
6 12 (4.01%) XML
7 11 (3.68%) CSS
8 9 (3.01%) Hibernate
9 8 (2.68%) LDAP
9 8 (2.68%) REST
10 7 (2.34%) AngularJS
10 7 (2.34%) J2EE
10 7 (2.34%) STL
10 7 (2.34%) XSD
11 6 (2.01%) JAXB
11 6 (2.01%) JPA
11 6 (2.01%) PrimeFaces
11 6 (2.01%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 38 (12.71%) Analytical Skills
2 26 (8.70%) Management Information System
3 24 (8.03%) Computer Science
4 17 (5.69%) Cyber Warfare
5 13 (4.35%) Device Driver
6 12 (4.01%) CESG
6 12 (4.01%) Cyberthreat
7 11 (3.68%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
8 10 (3.34%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
8 10 (3.34%) Linux Command Line
8 10 (3.34%) Wiki
9 9 (3.01%) CESG CLAS
9 9 (3.01%) Cybercrime
10 8 (2.68%) Embedded Systems
11 6 (2.01%) Hybrid Cloud
12 5 (1.67%) Replication
12 5 (1.67%) SCADA
12 5 (1.67%) User Experience
13 3 (1.00%) Data Centre
14 2 (0.67%) Driving Licence
Operating Systems
1 86 (28.76%) Linux
2 85 (28.43%) Windows
3 34 (11.37%) Unix
4 26 (8.70%) Windows Server
5 16 (5.35%) CentOS
6 14 (4.68%) Android
7 12 (4.01%) Windows Server 2012
8 11 (3.68%) Mac OS X
9 9 (3.01%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 6 (2.01%) Windows 10
11 4 (1.34%) Apple iOS
12 3 (1.00%) Embedded Linux
12 3 (1.00%) Nucleus RTOS
13 2 (0.67%) Oracle Linux
14 1 (0.33%) AIX
14 1 (0.33%) VMS
14 1 (0.33%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 118 (39.46%) Agile Software Development
2 93 (31.10%) ITIL
3 70 (23.41%) Software Engineering
4 59 (19.73%) Cybersecurity
4 59 (19.73%) Service Management
5 56 (18.73%) DevOps
6 52 (17.39%) Information Assurance
7 51 (17.06%) Information Security
8 48 (16.05%) Service Delivery
9 45 (15.05%) Change Management
10 43 (14.38%) Project Management
11 36 (12.04%) Continuous Integration
12 34 (11.37%) Scrum
13 33 (11.04%) Test Automation
14 31 (10.37%) Waterfall
15 26 (8.70%) ITIL V3
15 26 (8.70%) Problem Management
16 25 (8.36%) Business Intelligence
16 25 (8.36%) Stakeholder Management
17 24 (8.03%) UML
Programming Languages
1 162 (54.18%) C
2 72 (24.08%) Python
3 70 (23.41%) Java
4 64 (21.40%) C++
5 60 (20.07%) SQL
6 49 (16.39%) Bash Shell
7 32 (10.70%) JavaScript
8 25 (8.36%) PowerShell
9 20 (6.69%) C#
10 13 (4.35%) Korn
10 13 (4.35%) Perl
11 11 (3.68%) PHP
12 9 (3.01%) Ruby
13 6 (2.01%) PL/SQL
14 5 (1.67%) Objective-C
15 4 (1.34%) Shell Script
16 3 (1.00%) Embedded C
16 3 (1.00%) Embedded C++
17 2 (0.67%) VB
17 2 (0.67%) VBA
Qualifications
1 229 (76.59%) DV Cleared
2 85 (28.43%) SC Cleared
3 58 (19.40%) Degree
4 29 (9.70%) CISSP
5 22 (7.36%) GIAC
6 19 (6.35%) Cisco Certification
7 17 (5.69%) CCNA
8 16 (5.35%) CESG Certified Professional
9 15 (5.02%) APMP
10 14 (4.68%) Microsoft Certification
11 13 (4.35%) MCSE
12 12 (4.01%) Linux+ Certification
12 12 (4.01%) Network+ Certification
12 12 (4.01%) SANS
12 12 (4.01%) SSCP
13 11 (3.68%) CompTIA Security+
14 10 (3.34%) CLAS
14 10 (3.34%) IISP
15 7 (2.34%) CISM
15 7 (2.34%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 17 (5.69%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 13 (4.35%) HMG Security Policy Framework
2 13 (4.35%) RMADS
3 6 (2.01%) ISO/IEC 20000
3 6 (2.01%) PMO
3 6 (2.01%) SLA
4 2 (0.67%) QA
5 1 (0.33%) DO-178B
5 1 (0.33%) GDPR
5 1 (0.33%) JSP 440
5 1 (0.33%) MISRA
5 1 (0.33%) MISRA C
System Software
1 24 (8.03%) Active Directory
2 21 (7.02%) Docker
3 17 (5.69%) Hyper-V
3 17 (5.69%) VMware ESXi
4 14 (4.68%) VMware Infrastructure
5 11 (3.68%) NFS
5 11 (3.68%) Samba
5 11 (3.68%) Virtual Desktop
5 11 (3.68%) VMware NSX
6 10 (3.34%) Snort
7 6 (2.01%) Firmware
7 6 (2.01%) Virtual Machines
8 5 (1.67%) BitLocker
9 3 (1.00%) vSphere
10 1 (0.33%) Apache ZooKeeper
Systems Management
1 34 (11.37%) Puppet
2 17 (5.69%) vCenter Server
3 13 (4.35%) SCCM
4 12 (4.01%) Ansible
5 11 (3.68%) Nagios
6 9 (3.01%) Opscode Chef
7 7 (2.34%) SCOM
8 6 (2.01%) Kibana
8 6 (2.01%) SCVMM
9 5 (1.67%) Forefront Identity Manager
9 5 (1.67%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
9 5 (1.67%) SCDPM
10 3 (1.00%) Salt
11 1 (0.33%) Failover Clustering
11 1 (0.33%) Hadoop YARN
11 1 (0.33%) Kubernetes
11 1 (0.33%) PowerCLI
11 1 (0.33%) vMotion
Vendors
1 48 (16.05%) Microsoft
2 25 (8.36%) Atlassian
2 25 (8.36%) VMware
3 23 (7.69%) Oracle
4 18 (6.02%) Red Hat
5 14 (4.68%) Cisco
6 13 (4.35%) EMC
7 11 (3.68%) NetApp
7 11 (3.68%) SolarWinds
8 10 (3.34%) Dell
8 10 (3.34%) McAfee
9 9 (3.01%) HP
10 7 (2.34%) CA Agile Central
10 7 (2.34%) Ivanti
10 7 (2.34%) Sophos
11 6 (2.01%) SAP
12 5 (1.67%) Capita
12 5 (1.67%) Citrix
13 4 (1.34%) Fujitsu
13 4 (1.34%) Splunk