Period
to 19 June 2019

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 19 June 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Security Clearance
South West > Gloucestershire
6 months to
19 Jun 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 1 2 3
Rank change year-on-year +1 +1 -1
Permanent jobs citing Security Cleared 628 441 494
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Gloucestershire 40.41% 27.34% 27.80%
As % of the Qualifications category 74.50% 67.74% 76.47%
Number of salaries quoted 387 299 350
Gloucestershire median annual salary £52,000 £46,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +13.04% -3.16% -5.00%
10th Percentile £35,000 £32,500 £31,250
90th Percentile £67,500 £60,250 £65,000
South West median annual salary £50,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year +11.11% +5.88% -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 843 651 646
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Gloucestershire 54.25% 40.36% 36.35%
Number of salaries quoted 554 483 467
Gloucestershire median annual salary £50,000 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +11.11% - -5.26%
10th Percentile £32,500 £28,750 £25,750
90th Percentile £66,250 £65,000 £65,000
South West median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +5.88% +6.25% -1.84%

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 19 June 2019.

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 19 June 2019. 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 +12 214 £48,750 +2.63% 22
Gloucester +1 206 £52,000 +4.00% 14
Tewkesbury -14 8 £40,000 -6.98%
Security Cleared
South West

For the 6 months to 19 June 2019, 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.

1 423 (67.36%) DV Cleared
2 263 (41.88%) Agile Software Development
3 252 (40.13%) SC Cleared
4 221 (35.19%) C
5 191 (30.41%) Linux
6 188 (29.94%) Java
7 180 (28.66%) Python
8 162 (25.80%) Software Engineering
9 143 (22.77%) C++
10 128 (20.38%) Degree
11 115 (18.31%) Windows
12 108 (17.20%) SQL
13 103 (16.40%) Continuous Integration
14 94 (14.97%) Cybersecurity
15 93 (14.81%) JavaScript
16 91 (14.49%) Big Data
17 87 (13.85%) JIRA
18 82 (13.06%) Oracle
18 82 (13.06%) Unix
19 81 (12.90%) Microsoft
20 80 (12.74%) ITIL
21 77 (12.26%) Analytical Skills
22 76 (12.10%) Scrum
23 72 (11.46%) C#
23 72 (11.46%) DevOps
24 71 (11.31%) Continuous Improvement
25 66 (10.51%) Infrastructure Engineering
26 64 (10.19%) Machine Learning
27 63 (10.03%) Active Directory
28 61 (9.71%) PowerShell

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 41 (6.53%) Confluence
2 29 (4.62%) Apache Spark
2 29 (4.62%) SharePoint
3 27 (4.30%) JBoss
4 16 (2.55%) WebLogic
5 15 (2.39%) Elasticsearch
6 14 (2.23%) Apache
6 14 (2.23%) Apache Pig
7 7 (1.11%) OpenStack
8 6 (0.96%) IIS
8 6 (0.96%) WebSphere
9 3 (0.48%) Oracle HTTP Server
9 3 (0.48%) Oracle SOA Suite
10 1 (0.16%) ArcGIS
10 1 (0.16%) GeoServer
10 1 (0.16%) MS Exchange
10 1 (0.16%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 31 (4.94%) Microsoft Excel
2 6 (0.96%) Microsoft Office
3 2 (0.32%) Gephi
3 2 (0.32%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 1 (0.16%) Microsoft Project
4 1 (0.16%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 3 (0.48%) Oracle BPM
2 1 (0.16%) Primavera
Cloud Services
1 59 (9.39%) Microsoft Azure
2 31 (4.94%) Azure Stack
3 29 (4.62%) Office 365
4 27 (4.30%) OneDrive
5 23 (3.66%) Amazon AWS
6 9 (1.43%) Trello
7 8 (1.27%) OpenShift
8 6 (0.96%) Cloud Computing
9 4 (0.64%) Google Cloud Platform
9 4 (0.64%) SaaS
10 1 (0.16%) IaaS
10 1 (0.16%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 42 (6.69%) DNS
2 40 (6.37%) TCP/IP
3 39 (6.21%) DHCP
4 38 (6.05%) Firewall
5 35 (5.57%) NetScaler
6 25 (3.98%) Skype
7 18 (2.87%) LAN
8 17 (2.71%) Network Security
9 13 (2.07%) WAN
10 11 (1.75%) OSPF
11 10 (1.59%) Software-Defined Radio
11 10 (1.59%) VPN
12 9 (1.43%) BGP
12 9 (1.43%) Ethernet
12 9 (1.43%) VSAN
12 9 (1.43%) Wireless
13 8 (1.27%) Cisco Nexus
13 8 (1.27%) EIGRP
14 7 (1.11%) Cisco ASA
14 7 (1.11%) HSRP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 91 (14.49%) Big Data
2 55 (8.76%) SQL Server
3 42 (6.69%) MongoDB
4 37 (5.89%) Hadoop
4 37 (5.89%) Relational Database
5 27 (4.30%) MySQL
6 21 (3.34%) Apache Hive
7 17 (2.71%) PostgreSQL
8 16 (2.55%) GIS
9 14 (2.23%) Data Mining
9 14 (2.23%) Text Mining
10 13 (2.07%) Oracle Database
11 10 (1.59%) NoSQL
12 6 (0.96%) OrientDB
12 6 (0.96%) RDBMS
12 6 (0.96%) SQL Server Integration Services
13 5 (0.80%) Neo4j
14 4 (0.64%) Apache Accumulo
14 4 (0.64%) Apache Cassandra
15 2 (0.32%) Impala
Development Applications
1 87 (13.85%) JIRA
2 60 (9.55%) Jenkins
3 54 (8.60%) Git (software)
4 39 (6.21%) LoadRunner
5 33 (5.25%) Bitbucket
5 33 (5.25%) Cucumber
6 30 (4.78%) Visual Studio
7 29 (4.62%) Selenium
8 26 (4.14%) TestRail
8 26 (4.14%) Zephyr
9 25 (3.98%) HP UFT
10 23 (3.66%) Bitbucket Server
11 21 (3.34%) Rational DOORS
12 20 (3.18%) JUnit
13 18 (2.87%) Atlassian Bamboo
14 14 (2.23%) JMeter
15 11 (1.75%) EasyMock
15 11 (1.75%) Eclipse
15 11 (1.75%) git-flow
15 11 (1.75%) Subversion
General
1 57 (9.08%) Finance
2 56 (8.92%) Military
3 32 (5.10%) Marketing
3 32 (5.10%) Telecoms
4 31 (4.94%) Electronics
4 31 (4.94%) Manufacturing
5 7 (1.11%) Local Government
6 5 (0.80%) Games
6 5 (0.80%) Law
7 4 (0.64%) Legal
8 3 (0.48%) Aerospace
8 3 (0.48%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 86 (13.69%) Software Engineer
2 84 (13.38%) Analyst
2 84 (13.38%) Developer
3 57 (9.08%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 44 (7.01%) Java Developer
5 41 (6.53%) Consultant
6 39 (6.21%) Test Analyst
7 30 (4.78%) Systems Engineer
8 27 (4.30%) Java Engineer
8 27 (4.30%) Project Manager
9 26 (4.14%) Java Software Engineer
10 25 (3.98%) Data Scientist
10 25 (3.98%) Software Developer
10 25 (3.98%) Technical Analyst
11 23 (3.66%) Technical Test Analyst
12 22 (3.50%) Administrator
12 22 (3.50%) Data Engineer
13 21 (3.34%) Test Engineer
14 20 (3.18%) Network Engineer
15 19 (3.03%) Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 31 (4.94%) Spring
2 30 (4.78%) AngularJS
3 28 (4.46%) React
4 27 (4.30%) EJB
4 27 (4.30%) Node.js
5 26 (4.14%) .NET
6 25 (3.98%) Java EE
7 23 (3.66%) HTML
8 22 (3.50%) Web Services
9 19 (3.03%) Gherkin
9 19 (3.03%) JSF
10 16 (2.55%) Apache NiFi
10 16 (2.55%) CSS
10 16 (2.55%) XML
11 14 (2.23%) Elastic Stack
12 13 (2.07%) HTML5
12 13 (2.07%) Middleware
13 12 (1.91%) Hibernate
13 12 (1.91%) STL
13 12 (1.91%) Yocto
Miscellaneous
1 77 (12.26%) Analytical Skills
2 41 (6.53%) Cyberthreat
2 41 (6.53%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
3 35 (5.57%) Algorithms
4 31 (4.94%) Management Information System
5 27 (4.30%) VHDL
6 14 (2.23%) Data Structures
6 14 (2.23%) Mobile Computing
6 14 (2.23%) Social Media
7 13 (2.07%) e-Learning
8 12 (1.91%) CESG
8 12 (1.91%) Clustering
8 12 (1.91%) Device Driver
8 12 (1.91%) Replication
8 12 (1.91%) Wiki
9 10 (1.59%) CPLD
9 10 (1.59%) Linux Command Line
9 10 (1.59%) Verilog
10 9 (1.43%) Cybercrime
11 8 (1.27%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 191 (30.41%) Linux
2 115 (18.31%) Windows
3 82 (13.06%) Unix
4 37 (5.89%) CentOS
5 33 (5.25%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 27 (4.30%) Mac OS
7 22 (3.50%) Embedded Linux
8 21 (3.34%) Windows Server
9 15 (2.39%) Windows Server 2012
10 11 (1.75%) Ubuntu
10 11 (1.75%) Windows 10
11 6 (0.96%) Debian
12 5 (0.80%) Android
13 4 (0.64%) Apple iOS
13 4 (0.64%) Windows Server 2008
14 3 (0.48%) Windows 7
15 2 (0.32%) AIX
15 2 (0.32%) Solaris
16 1 (0.16%) Oracle Linux
16 1 (0.16%) Windows Phone
Processes & Methodologies
1 263 (41.88%) Agile Software Development
2 162 (25.80%) Software Engineering
3 103 (16.40%) Continuous Integration
4 94 (14.97%) Cybersecurity
5 80 (12.74%) ITIL
6 76 (12.10%) Scrum
7 72 (11.46%) DevOps
8 71 (11.31%) Continuous Improvement
9 66 (10.51%) Infrastructure Engineering
10 64 (10.19%) Machine Learning
11 61 (9.71%) Mentoring
12 56 (8.92%) Data Science
13 53 (8.44%) OO
13 53 (8.44%) Open Source
14 52 (8.28%) PRINCE2
15 51 (8.12%) Mathematics
16 50 (7.96%) Analytics
16 50 (7.96%) Information Security
17 49 (7.80%) SDLC
17 49 (7.80%) Test Strategy
Programming Languages
1 221 (35.19%) C
2 188 (29.94%) Java
3 180 (28.66%) Python
4 143 (22.77%) C++
5 108 (17.20%) SQL
6 93 (14.81%) JavaScript
7 72 (11.46%) C#
8 61 (9.71%) Bash Shell
8 61 (9.71%) PowerShell
9 36 (5.73%) Embedded C
10 33 (5.25%) Ruby
11 28 (4.46%) Embedded C++
11 28 (4.46%) PHP
12 27 (4.30%) PL/SQL
13 26 (4.14%) VB
14 16 (2.55%) Perl
15 13 (2.07%) Java 8
16 12 (1.91%) MATLAB
17 11 (1.75%) R
17 11 (1.75%) Scala
Qualifications
1 423 (67.36%) DV Cleared
2 252 (40.13%) SC Cleared
3 128 (20.38%) Degree
4 43 (6.85%) MCP
5 39 (6.21%) Cisco Certification
6 35 (5.57%) ISTQB
7 33 (5.25%) Microsoft Certification
8 30 (4.78%) CCNA
9 23 (3.66%) OCP
9 23 (3.66%) Oracle Certification
9 23 (3.66%) SAP Certification
10 20 (3.18%) APMP
11 19 (3.03%) PRINCE2 Certification
12 17 (2.71%) CESG Certified Professional
12 17 (2.71%) CISSP
13 16 (2.55%) CCA
13 16 (2.55%) RHCE
14 12 (1.91%) CCNP
14 12 (1.91%) Citrix Certification
14 12 (1.91%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 25 (3.98%) ISO/IEC 20000
2 15 (2.39%) JSP 440
3 13 (2.07%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 12 (1.91%) HMG Security Policy Framework
5 5 (0.80%) Cyber Essentials
5 5 (0.80%) NIST
6 3 (0.48%) GDPR
6 3 (0.48%) P3O
6 3 (0.48%) RMADS
7 2 (0.32%) COBIT
7 2 (0.32%) ISO/IEC 27005
7 2 (0.32%) PCI DSS
7 2 (0.32%) QA
System Software
1 63 (10.03%) Active Directory
2 48 (7.64%) Hyper-V
3 46 (7.32%) VMware Infrastructure
4 43 (6.85%) Docker
5 31 (4.94%) Microsoft App-V
5 31 (4.94%) XenApp
5 31 (4.94%) XenDesktop
6 16 (2.55%) VMware ESXi
7 11 (1.75%) Oracle RAC
8 9 (1.43%) Firmware
9 5 (0.80%) NFS
9 5 (0.80%) Virtual Desktop
9 5 (0.80%) VMware NSX
10 4 (0.64%) Virtual Machines
11 3 (0.48%) VirtualBox
12 2 (0.32%) Apache Flume
13 1 (0.16%) Samba
Systems Management
1 56 (8.92%) SCCM
2 36 (5.73%) HP Quality Center
2 36 (5.73%) SCOM
2 36 (5.73%) SCOrch
3 32 (5.10%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
4 27 (4.30%) HP ALM
4 27 (4.30%) Puppet
5 23 (3.66%) Ansible
6 20 (3.18%) Kubernetes
7 14 (2.23%) Enterprise Manager Cloud Control
8 13 (2.07%) SCVMM
9 10 (1.59%) vRealize
10 9 (1.43%) Nagios
10 9 (1.43%) Opscode Chef
11 7 (1.11%) Check_MK
11 7 (1.11%) Grafana
12 6 (0.96%) Cisco Prime
12 6 (0.96%) Oracle RMAN
13 5 (0.80%) vCenter Server
13 5 (0.80%) WSUS
Vendors
1 82 (13.06%) Oracle
2 81 (12.90%) Microsoft
3 54 (8.60%) Cisco
3 54 (8.60%) SAP
4 51 (8.12%) VMware
5 50 (7.96%) HP
6 36 (5.73%) Citrix
7 33 (5.25%) Red Hat
8 32 (5.10%) Atlassian
9 27 (4.30%) Splunk
10 17 (2.71%) Intel
10 17 (2.71%) Mentor Graphics
10 17 (2.71%) Xilinx
11 10 (1.59%) Altera
11 10 (1.59%) Sybase
12 6 (0.96%) Alteryx
12 6 (0.96%) F5
12 6 (0.96%) Talend
12 6 (0.96%) Veeam
13 5 (0.80%) CA Agile Central