Period
to 22 November 2017

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 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Security Clearance
South West > Gloucestershire
6 months to
22 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 8 1 7
Rank change year-on-year -7 +6 +5
Permanent jobs citing Security Cleared 268 781 435
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Gloucestershire 18.03% 34.48% 21.37%
As % of the Qualifications category 52.34% 73.54% 51.42%
Number of salaries quoted 203 592 297
Gloucestershire median annual salary £46,000 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +2.22% - -
10th Percentile £31,250 £27,875 £33,500
90th Percentile £71,250 £65,000 £71,250
South West median annual salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,500

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 512 1062 846
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Gloucestershire 34.45% 46.89% 41.55%
Number of salaries quoted 390 824 633
Gloucestershire median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £41,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +8.43% +1.22%
10th Percentile £24,225 £25,150 £27,500
90th Percentile £68,875 £65,000 £66,000
South West median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

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 November 2017.

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 November 2017. 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 -5 68 £48,000 +20.00% 10
Cheltenham -30 48 £50,000 - 5
Tewkesbury -3 5 £44,000 +18.92%
Mitcheldean - 4 £40,000 -
Cirencester - 3 £32,500 -
Security Cleared
South West

For the 6 months to 22 November 2017, IT jobs citing Security Cleared also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Gloucestershire region with a requirement for Security Cleared.

1 195 (72.76%) DV Cleared
2 119 (44.40%) C
3 92 (34.33%) ITIL
4 90 (33.58%) Agile Software Development
5 85 (31.72%) Degree
6 70 (26.12%) SC Cleared
6 70 (26.12%) Windows
7 58 (21.64%) Java
7 58 (21.64%) Microsoft
7 58 (21.64%) Service Delivery
8 57 (21.27%) Service Management
9 52 (19.40%) Firewall
9 52 (19.40%) Linux
10 50 (18.66%) Python
10 50 (18.66%) C++
11 48 (17.91%) Software Engineering
12 47 (17.54%) Analytical Skills
12 47 (17.54%) Windows Server
13 40 (14.93%) Cybersecurity
13 40 (14.93%) Problem Management
14 38 (14.18%) Windows Server 2012
14 38 (14.18%) ITIL V3
14 38 (14.18%) Project Management
15 35 (13.06%) Business Intelligence
15 35 (13.06%) ITSM
15 35 (13.06%) Proactive Management
16 34 (12.69%) Information Security
16 34 (12.69%) Hadoop
17 33 (12.31%) Hyper-V
17 33 (12.31%) Big Data

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 25 (9.33%) SharePoint
2 16 (5.97%) Confluence
3 13 (4.85%) Apache
3 13 (4.85%) IIS
4 9 (3.36%) Apache Spark
5 5 (1.87%) Elasticsearch
5 5 (1.87%) SharePoint Server
6 2 (0.75%) Apache Pig
6 2 (0.75%) Exchange Server 2013
6 2 (0.75%) JBoss
6 2 (0.75%) OpenStack
6 2 (0.75%) Oracle SOA Suite
6 2 (0.75%) SharePoint 2013
6 2 (0.75%) WebLogic
6 2 (0.75%) WebSphere
7 1 (0.37%) Apache Qpid
7 1 (0.37%) ArcGIS
7 1 (0.37%) Moodle
7 1 (0.37%) Skype for Business
7 1 (0.37%) Tomcat
Applications
1 25 (9.33%) Microsoft Office
2 12 (4.48%) Microsoft Excel
3 6 (2.24%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 3 (1.12%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 1 (0.37%) Oracle BPM
Cloud Services
1 21 (7.84%) Amazon AWS
2 15 (5.60%) Microsoft Azure
3 14 (5.22%) Office 365
4 10 (3.73%) Amazon S3
5 1 (0.37%) Cloud Computing
5 1 (0.37%) OpenShift
5 1 (0.37%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 52 (19.40%) Firewall
2 25 (9.33%) Intrusion Detection
3 23 (8.58%) Network Security
4 22 (8.21%) DHCP
4 22 (8.21%) TCP/IP
5 21 (7.84%) DNS
6 18 (6.72%) VLAN
7 16 (5.97%) Internet
8 11 (4.10%) HTTP
9 10 (3.73%) FTP
9 10 (3.73%) SSL
9 10 (3.73%) tcpdump
9 10 (3.73%) Telnet
9 10 (3.73%) Wireshark
10 9 (3.36%) Fibre Channel
10 9 (3.36%) NAS
10 9 (3.36%) SAN
10 9 (3.36%) VPN
11 8 (2.99%) SNMP
12 7 (2.61%) SMTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 34 (12.69%) Hadoop
2 33 (12.31%) Big Data
3 30 (11.19%) SQL Server
4 13 (4.85%) MongoDB
5 7 (2.61%) Apache Hive
5 7 (2.61%) SQL Server 2012
6 5 (1.87%) MySQL
7 4 (1.49%) NoSQL
8 3 (1.12%) Apache Accumulo
8 3 (1.12%) Data Warehouse
8 3 (1.12%) Microsoft Analysis Services
8 3 (1.12%) Oracle Database
8 3 (1.12%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 3 (1.12%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 3 (1.12%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 2 (0.75%) EDRMS
9 2 (0.75%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
9 2 (0.75%) Oracle ODI
9 2 (0.75%) SQL Server 2014
10 1 (0.37%) Azure SQL Database
Development Applications
1 28 (10.45%) JIRA
2 18 (6.72%) Rational DOORS
3 14 (5.22%) Atlassian Bamboo
4 13 (4.85%) Jenkins
5 8 (2.99%) Bitbucket
5 8 (2.99%) Selenium
6 7 (2.61%) EasyMock
6 7 (2.61%) Git (software)
6 7 (2.61%) JUnit
6 7 (2.61%) Redmine
7 5 (1.87%) JMeter
8 3 (1.12%) LoadRunner
8 3 (1.12%) WATIR
9 1 (0.37%) Cucumber
9 1 (0.37%) Hudson
9 1 (0.37%) PyUnit
9 1 (0.37%) Rational Rhapsody
9 1 (0.37%) RSpec
9 1 (0.37%) SoapUI
9 1 (0.37%) Visual Studio
General
1 26 (9.70%) Finance
2 15 (5.60%) Telecoms
3 7 (2.61%) Electronics
4 6 (2.24%) Local Government
4 6 (2.24%) Manufacturing
4 6 (2.24%) Marketing
4 6 (2.24%) Military
5 5 (1.87%) Aerospace
5 5 (1.87%) Games
6 2 (0.75%) Avionics
6 2 (0.75%) Law
7 1 (0.37%) Automotive
7 1 (0.37%) Banking
7 1 (0.37%) Multimedia
Job Titles
1 41 (15.30%) Consultant
2 33 (12.31%) Software Engineer
3 30 (11.19%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 25 (9.33%) Analyst
5 23 (8.58%) Developer
6 22 (8.21%) Systems Engineer
7 14 (5.22%) Project Manager
8 13 (4.85%) Senior Consultant
9 12 (4.48%) Java Engineer
9 12 (4.48%) Java Software Engineer
9 12 (4.48%) Test Engineer
10 11 (4.10%) Architect
10 11 (4.10%) Software Developer
10 11 (4.10%) Wintel Engineer
11 10 (3.73%) Administrator
11 10 (3.73%) Cloud Engineer
11 10 (3.73%) Information Assurance Leader
12 9 (3.36%) Change Consultant
12 9 (3.36%) Cloud Infrastructure Engineer
12 9 (3.36%) Developer/Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (5.60%) Java EE
2 12 (4.48%) Spring
2 12 (4.48%) Web Services
3 10 (3.73%) HTML
4 9 (3.36%) CSS
4 9 (3.36%) Node.js
5 8 (2.99%) XML
6 7 (2.61%) AngularJS
6 7 (2.61%) EJB
6 7 (2.61%) JSF
7 6 (2.24%) J2EE
7 6 (2.24%) STL
8 4 (1.49%) CSS3
8 4 (1.49%) Hibernate
8 4 (1.49%) HTML5
9 3 (1.12%) Apache Camel
9 3 (1.12%) LAMP
10 2 (0.75%) jQuery
10 2 (0.75%) JSON
10 2 (0.75%) React
Miscellaneous
1 47 (17.54%) Analytical Skills
2 26 (9.70%) Management Information System
3 18 (6.72%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
4 16 (5.97%) Computer Science
5 12 (4.48%) CESG
6 10 (3.73%) Cybercrime
7 9 (3.36%) CESG CLAS
7 9 (3.36%) Hybrid Cloud
7 9 (3.36%) Replication
8 8 (2.99%) Cyberthreat
8 8 (2.99%) Embedded Systems
9 7 (2.61%) Wiki
10 6 (2.24%) User Experience
11 5 (1.87%) Data Centre
12 4 (1.49%) iPad
12 4 (1.49%) Mobile App
13 3 (1.12%) SCADA
13 3 (1.12%) Social Media
14 2 (0.75%) PKI
14 2 (0.75%) VLE
Operating Systems
1 70 (26.12%) Windows
2 52 (19.40%) Linux
3 47 (17.54%) Windows Server
4 38 (14.18%) Windows Server 2012
5 19 (7.09%) Unix
6 18 (6.72%) Windows 10
7 13 (4.85%) CentOS
7 13 (4.85%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 8 (2.99%) Android
9 7 (2.61%) Apple iOS
10 5 (1.87%) Windows Server 2008
11 3 (1.12%) Windows 7
12 2 (0.75%) AIX
13 1 (0.37%) Mac OS X
13 1 (0.37%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 92 (34.33%) ITIL
2 90 (33.58%) Agile Software Development
3 58 (21.64%) Service Delivery
4 57 (21.27%) Service Management
5 48 (17.91%) Software Engineering
6 40 (14.93%) Cybersecurity
6 40 (14.93%) Problem Management
7 38 (14.18%) ITIL V3
7 38 (14.18%) Project Management
8 35 (13.06%) Business Intelligence
8 35 (13.06%) ITSM
8 35 (13.06%) Proactive Management
9 34 (12.69%) Information Security
10 31 (11.57%) TOGAF
11 30 (11.19%) MODAF
12 29 (10.82%) Change Management
12 29 (10.82%) DevOps
13 27 (10.07%) Scrum
14 25 (9.33%) Business Development
15 24 (8.96%) Analytics
Programming Languages
1 119 (44.40%) C
2 58 (21.64%) Java
3 50 (18.66%) C++
3 50 (18.66%) Python
4 31 (11.57%) PowerShell
5 26 (9.70%) SQL
6 22 (8.21%) Bash Shell
6 22 (8.21%) JavaScript
7 14 (5.22%) C#
8 12 (4.48%) Perl
9 9 (3.36%) Korn
10 8 (2.99%) PHP
10 8 (2.99%) Ruby
11 6 (2.24%) VB
12 4 (1.49%) Objective-C
13 3 (1.12%) Ada
13 3 (1.12%) PL/SQL
14 2 (0.75%) Shell Script
15 1 (0.37%) Embedded C
15 1 (0.37%) XAML
Qualifications
1 195 (72.76%) DV Cleared
2 85 (31.72%) Degree
3 70 (26.12%) SC Cleared
4 22 (8.21%) CISSP
5 18 (6.72%) Cisco Certification
6 17 (6.34%) CCNA
7 15 (5.60%) Microsoft Certification
8 14 (5.22%) CESG Certified Professional
8 14 (5.22%) GIAC
9 13 (4.85%) MCSE
10 9 (3.36%) CLAS
10 9 (3.36%) IISP
11 8 (2.99%) Linux+ Certification
11 8 (2.99%) Network+ Certification
11 8 (2.99%) SANS
11 8 (2.99%) SSCP
12 7 (2.61%) CompTIA Security+
12 7 (2.61%) Security+ Certification
13 6 (2.24%) CIMA
13 6 (2.24%) Master's Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 16 (5.97%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 13 (4.85%) RMADS
3 12 (4.48%) HMG Security Policy Framework
4 9 (3.36%) SLA
5 6 (2.24%) COBIT
5 6 (2.24%) ISO/IEC 20000
5 6 (2.24%) PMO
6 3 (1.12%) DO-178B
7 2 (0.75%) Data Quality
7 2 (0.75%) JSP 440
8 1 (0.37%) MISRA
8 1 (0.37%) MISRA C
System Software
1 33 (12.31%) Hyper-V
2 29 (10.82%) Active Directory
3 23 (8.58%) VMware Infrastructure
4 20 (7.46%) VMware ESXi
5 19 (7.09%) Virtual Desktop
6 10 (3.73%) Firmware
6 10 (3.73%) Virtual Machines
7 9 (3.36%) BitLocker
8 8 (2.99%) vSphere
9 7 (2.61%) NFS
9 7 (2.61%) Samba
9 7 (2.61%) VMware NSX
10 6 (2.24%) Snort
11 4 (1.49%) Docker
11 4 (1.49%) VMware Server
12 1 (0.37%) DFS Replication
12 1 (0.37%) Microsoft App-V
Systems Management
1 29 (10.82%) SCCM
2 16 (5.97%) vCenter Server
3 15 (5.60%) SCOM
4 13 (4.85%) Puppet
5 11 (4.10%) SCDPM
5 11 (4.10%) SCVMM
6 10 (3.73%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
7 8 (2.99%) Ansible
7 8 (2.99%) Forefront Identity Manager
7 8 (2.99%) Nagios
8 4 (1.49%) Nessus
8 4 (1.49%) QRadar
8 4 (1.49%) WSUS
9 3 (1.12%) Host Intrusion Detection System
9 3 (1.12%) Network Intrusion Detection System
10 2 (0.75%) Salt
10 2 (0.75%) SCOrch
10 2 (0.75%) SCSM
11 1 (0.37%) Cisco CUCM
11 1 (0.37%) Red Hat Satellite
Vendors
1 58 (21.64%) Microsoft
2 31 (11.57%) VMware
3 20 (7.46%) Cisco
4 19 (7.09%) Dell
4 19 (7.09%) Oracle
5 17 (6.34%) McAfee
6 14 (5.22%) Red Hat
7 10 (3.73%) HP
8 9 (3.36%) Atlassian
8 9 (3.36%) Citrix
9 7 (2.61%) EMC
9 7 (2.61%) NetApp
9 7 (2.61%) SolarWinds
9 7 (2.61%) Splunk
10 6 (2.24%) SAP
11 5 (1.87%) CheckPoint
11 5 (1.87%) LogRhythm
12 4 (1.49%) AlienVault
12 4 (1.49%) Palo Alto
12 4 (1.49%) Xerox