Period
to 23 January 2020

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 23 January 2020 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Security Clearance
South West > Gloucestershire
6 months to
23 Jan 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 2 2 6
Rank change year-on-year 0 +4 -4
Permanent jobs citing Security Cleared 533 356 277
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Gloucestershire 31.92% 24.64% 19.29%
As % of the Qualifications category 68.42% 65.20% 52.26%
Number of salaries quoted 367 217 198
Gloucestershire median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £46,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.26% +3.26% +2.22%
10th Percentile £33,750 £32,500 £31,250
90th Percentile £67,500 £70,600 £71,250
South West median annual salary £49,000 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year +3.16% +5.56% +5.88%

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 779 546 530
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Gloucestershire 46.65% 37.79% 36.91%
Number of salaries quoted 567 365 398
Gloucestershire median annual salary £50,000 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +11.11% - +2.27%
10th Percentile £28,750 £26,250 £22,675
90th Percentile £71,250 £69,500 £67,500
South West median annual salary £45,000 £44,657 £40,000
% change year-on-year +0.77% +11.64% -

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 23 January 2020.

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 23 January 2020. 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 +3 207 £50,000 +5.26% 35
Gloucester 0 156 £50,000 +5.26% 36
Tewkesbury +2 30 £46,250 +23.33% 5
Security Cleared
South West

For the 6 months to 23 January 2020, 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.

1 381 (71.48%) DV Cleared
2 202 (37.90%) Agile Software Development
3 199 (37.34%) SC Cleared
4 196 (36.77%) Java
5 176 (33.02%) Python
6 155 (29.08%) Linux
7 148 (27.77%) C++
8 141 (26.45%) C
9 137 (25.70%) DevOps
10 122 (22.89%) Software Engineering
11 116 (21.76%) JavaScript
12 83 (15.57%) Cybersecurity
13 80 (15.01%) C#
14 76 (14.26%) Unix
14 76 (14.26%) Finance
15 74 (13.88%) Windows
16 73 (13.70%) Public Sector
17 71 (13.32%) Telecoms
18 66 (12.38%) SQL
19 65 (12.20%) ITIL
19 65 (12.20%) Continuous Integration
20 63 (11.82%) Programme Management
21 62 (11.63%) OO
21 62 (11.63%) Degree
22 60 (11.26%) Big Data
22 60 (11.26%) Jenkins
23 57 (10.69%) Machine Learning
24 56 (10.51%) MongoDB
24 56 (10.51%) Test Automation
24 56 (10.51%) TDD

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 26 (4.88%) JBoss
2 25 (4.69%) Confluence
3 18 (3.38%) Apache Spark
4 17 (3.19%) Apache
5 14 (2.63%) Elasticsearch
5 14 (2.63%) SharePoint
6 10 (1.88%) OpenStack
7 6 (1.13%) WebLogic
8 4 (0.75%) Apache Pig
8 4 (0.75%) SAS
9 3 (0.56%) IIS
9 3 (0.56%) WebSphere
10 2 (0.38%) Oracle Application Server
10 2 (0.38%) Oracle Spatial
11 1 (0.19%) Oracle HTTP Server
11 1 (0.19%) Oracle SOA Suite
Applications
1 4 (0.75%) Microsoft Excel
2 3 (0.56%) Microsoft Office
2 3 (0.56%) Microsoft PowerPoint
2 3 (0.56%) Microsoft Project
2 3 (0.56%) MS Visio
3 2 (0.38%) AutoCAD
3 2 (0.38%) Gephi
Business Applications
1 6 (1.13%) Sparx Enterprise Architect
2 1 (0.19%) Oracle BPM
Cloud Services
1 40 (7.50%) Azure
2 26 (4.88%) AWS
3 21 (3.94%) Office 365
4 14 (2.63%) Azure Stack
4 14 (2.63%) OneDrive
5 11 (2.06%) Trello
6 8 (1.50%) Virtual Private Cloud
7 5 (0.94%) Amazon EC2
8 4 (0.75%) NuGet
8 4 (0.75%) OpenShift
9 3 (0.56%) Amazon CloudWatch
9 3 (0.56%) Amazon ECS
9 3 (0.56%) Amazon EKS
9 3 (0.56%) AWS CloudFormation
9 3 (0.56%) AWS Fargate
10 1 (0.19%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 50 (9.38%) Internet
2 26 (4.88%) Firewall
2 26 (4.88%) TCP/IP
3 21 (3.94%) DNS
4 20 (3.75%) VPN
5 18 (3.38%) DHCP
6 15 (2.81%) Wireless
7 14 (2.63%) NetScaler
8 13 (2.44%) Skype
9 11 (2.06%) HTTP
9 11 (2.06%) LAN
9 11 (2.06%) Network Security
10 10 (1.88%) Cisco ASA
11 9 (1.69%) Ethernet
11 9 (1.69%) IPsec
11 9 (1.69%) MPLS
11 9 (1.69%) Software-Defined Radio
12 8 (1.50%) Cisco IOS
13 7 (1.31%) WAN
14 6 (1.13%) OSPF
Database & Business Intelligence
1 60 (11.26%) Big Data
2 56 (10.51%) MongoDB
3 29 (5.44%) Hadoop
4 23 (4.32%) MySQL
5 20 (3.75%) NoSQL
6 18 (3.38%) PostgreSQL
7 17 (3.19%) SQL Server
8 13 (2.44%) Apache Hive
9 10 (1.88%) Apache Cassandra
10 9 (1.69%) Relational Database
11 6 (1.13%) Impala
12 5 (0.94%) GIS
13 4 (0.75%) Apache Accumulo
13 4 (0.75%) Data Mining
13 4 (0.75%) Geospatial Data
13 4 (0.75%) Oracle Database
13 4 (0.75%) SQLite
13 4 (0.75%) Text Mining
14 3 (0.56%) OrientDB
15 2 (0.38%) Oracle Database 11g
Development Applications
1 60 (11.26%) Jenkins
2 54 (10.13%) JIRA
3 39 (7.32%) Git (software)
4 24 (4.50%) Selenium
5 23 (4.32%) Atlassian Bamboo
5 23 (4.32%) Cucumber
6 17 (3.19%) JUnit
7 15 (2.81%) Eclipse
7 15 (2.81%) Visual Studio
8 13 (2.44%) Rational DOORS
9 10 (1.88%) Bitbucket
9 10 (1.88%) Bitbucket Server
9 10 (1.88%) EasyMock
10 9 (1.69%) Subversion
10 9 (1.69%) TestRail
11 7 (1.31%) MSI
11 7 (1.31%) Vagrant
11 7 (1.31%) Zephyr
12 5 (0.94%) GitLab
13 4 (0.75%) Chocolatey
General
1 76 (14.26%) Finance
2 73 (13.70%) Public Sector
3 71 (13.32%) Telecoms
4 51 (9.57%) Marketing
5 50 (9.38%) Electronics
6 46 (8.63%) Manufacturing
7 26 (4.88%) Military
8 10 (1.88%) Retail
9 9 (1.69%) Aerospace
10 7 (1.31%) Police
11 6 (1.13%) Law
11 6 (1.13%) Legal
12 2 (0.38%) Games
13 1 (0.19%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 116 (21.76%) Developer
2 66 (12.38%) Software Developer
3 54 (10.13%) Software Engineer
4 40 (7.50%) Java Developer
5 32 (6.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
6 31 (5.82%) DevOps Engineer
7 27 (5.07%) Support Engineer
7 27 (5.07%) Test Engineer
8 25 (4.69%) Analyst
9 24 (4.50%) Consultant
10 23 (4.32%) Data Scientist
10 23 (4.32%) Systems Engineer
11 19 (3.56%) Architect
11 19 (3.56%) Integration Engineer
11 19 (3.56%) Scrum Master
11 19 (3.56%) Test and Integration Engineer
12 18 (3.38%) Network Engineer
13 17 (3.19%) Tester
14 16 (3.00%) IT Support
15 13 (2.44%) Linux Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 49 (9.19%) AngularJS
2 47 (8.82%) Node.js
3 38 (7.13%) .NET
4 35 (6.57%) React
5 32 (6.00%) Spring
6 30 (5.63%) HTML
7 19 (3.56%) CSS
7 19 (3.56%) EJB
7 19 (3.56%) Java EE
7 19 (3.56%) XML
8 18 (3.38%) HTML5
9 17 (3.19%) Django
9 17 (3.19%) Hibernate
10 15 (2.81%) Gherkin
11 14 (2.63%) Web Services
12 12 (2.25%) CSS3
12 12 (2.25%) J2EE
12 12 (2.25%) Kafka
13 11 (2.06%) Apache NiFi
14 10 (1.88%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 42 (7.88%) Cyberthreat
2 38 (7.13%) Analytical Skills
3 26 (4.88%) Management Information System
4 24 (4.50%) Embedded Systems
5 12 (2.25%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
6 11 (2.06%) Self-Motivation
7 10 (1.88%) PKI
7 10 (1.88%) Wiki
8 9 (1.69%) Cybercrime
9 7 (1.31%) Algorithms
9 7 (1.31%) Data Centre
9 7 (1.31%) Greenfield Project
10 5 (0.94%) ASIC
10 5 (0.94%) Linux Command Line
11 4 (0.75%) Data Structures
11 4 (0.75%) Enterprise Storage
11 4 (0.75%) Replication
11 4 (0.75%) Social Media
12 3 (0.56%) Public Cloud
12 3 (0.56%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 155 (29.08%) Linux
2 76 (14.26%) Unix
3 74 (13.88%) Windows
4 29 (5.44%) CentOS
5 28 (5.25%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 15 (2.81%) Mac OS
7 11 (2.06%) Android
8 10 (1.88%) Apple iOS
9 9 (1.69%) Windows 7
9 9 (1.69%) Windows Server
9 9 (1.69%) Windows Server 2008
10 6 (1.13%) Debian
10 6 (1.13%) Ubuntu
11 5 (0.94%) Windows 10
11 5 (0.94%) Windows Server 2012
12 4 (0.75%) AIX
12 4 (0.75%) Fedora
13 2 (0.38%) Oracle Linux
13 2 (0.38%) Windows Server 2003
14 1 (0.19%) Kali Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 202 (37.90%) Agile Software Development
2 137 (25.70%) DevOps
3 122 (22.89%) Software Engineering
4 83 (15.57%) Cybersecurity
5 65 (12.20%) Continuous Integration
5 65 (12.20%) ITIL
6 63 (11.82%) Programme Management
7 62 (11.63%) OO
8 57 (10.69%) Machine Learning
9 56 (10.51%) TDD
9 56 (10.51%) Test Automation
10 49 (9.19%) Business Intelligence
10 49 (9.19%) Data Science
11 46 (8.63%) Digital Marketing
12 44 (8.26%) Artificial Intelligence
12 44 (8.26%) Scrum
13 38 (7.13%) Continuous Improvement
14 36 (6.75%) Systems Engineering
15 34 (6.38%) Infrastructure Engineering
16 29 (5.44%) Analytics
Programming Languages
1 196 (36.77%) Java
2 176 (33.02%) Python
3 148 (27.77%) C++
4 141 (26.45%) C
5 116 (21.76%) JavaScript
6 80 (15.01%) C#
7 66 (12.38%) SQL
8 29 (5.44%) Bash Shell
8 29 (5.44%) PowerShell
9 18 (3.38%) Ruby
10 17 (3.19%) PHP
11 12 (2.25%) Go
11 12 (2.25%) Java 8
12 10 (1.88%) R
12 10 (1.88%) Scala
13 9 (1.69%) MATLAB
14 7 (1.31%) Perl
15 5 (0.94%) Embedded C
16 4 (0.75%) Shell Script
16 4 (0.75%) VB
Qualifications
1 381 (71.48%) DV Cleared
2 199 (37.34%) SC Cleared
3 62 (11.63%) Degree
4 28 (5.25%) Cisco Certification
5 27 (5.07%) CCNA
6 18 (3.38%) HND
7 11 (2.06%) CCNP
8 10 (1.88%) MCP
9 9 (1.69%) CCA
9 9 (1.69%) CISSP
9 9 (1.69%) ISTQB
9 9 (1.69%) RHCE
10 6 (1.13%) BPSS Clearance
11 5 (0.94%) AWS Certification
11 5 (0.94%) CESG Certified Professional
11 5 (0.94%) MCSE
11 5 (0.94%) Microsoft Certification
12 4 (0.75%) Linux+ Certification
12 4 (0.75%) Network+ Certification
12 4 (0.75%) SSCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 13 (2.44%) ISO/IEC 20000
2 9 (1.69%) QA
3 5 (0.94%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 4 (0.75%) HMG Security Policy Framework
4 4 (0.75%) JSP 440
5 3 (0.56%) Cyber Essentials
5 3 (0.56%) NIST
6 2 (0.38%) Cyber Essentials PLUS
6 2 (0.38%) RMADS
System Software
1 55 (10.32%) Docker
2 51 (9.57%) VMware Infrastructure
3 42 (7.88%) Active Directory
4 30 (5.63%) Hyper-V
5 21 (3.94%) Microsoft App-V
6 14 (2.63%) XenApp
7 11 (2.06%) VirtualBox
8 10 (1.88%) VMware ESXi
9 8 (1.50%) XenDesktop
10 7 (1.31%) Virtual Servers
11 5 (0.94%) Virtual Machines
11 5 (0.94%) vSphere
12 4 (0.75%) NFS
12 4 (0.75%) Oracle RAC
12 4 (0.75%) Samba
12 4 (0.75%) Xen
13 3 (0.56%) iptables
14 2 (0.38%) Apache Flume
14 2 (0.38%) Oracle Clusterware
Systems Management
1 40 (7.50%) Ansible
2 34 (6.38%) Kubernetes
3 26 (4.88%) SCCM
4 22 (4.13%) Puppet
5 18 (3.38%) Terraform
6 17 (3.19%) Nagios
7 16 (3.00%) Cloudify
8 15 (2.81%) SCOM
9 14 (2.63%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
9 14 (2.63%) SCOrch
10 10 (1.88%) logstash
10 10 (1.88%) Packer
11 7 (1.31%) Check_MK
11 7 (1.31%) Grafana
11 7 (1.31%) NetBackup
11 7 (1.31%) Opscode Chef
12 5 (0.94%) Enterprise Manager Cloud Control
12 5 (0.94%) vCenter Server
13 4 (0.75%) Docker Swarm
13 4 (0.75%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 53 (9.94%) VMware
2 46 (8.63%) SAP
3 45 (8.44%) Oracle
4 37 (6.94%) Microsoft
5 35 (6.57%) Red Hat
6 33 (6.19%) Cisco
7 26 (4.88%) Atlassian
8 15 (2.81%) Splunk
9 9 (1.69%) Juniper
10 8 (1.50%) Citrix
11 7 (1.31%) Apple
11 7 (1.31%) Veeam
11 7 (1.31%) Veritas
12 6 (1.13%) Google
12 6 (1.13%) NetApp
12 6 (1.13%) Sparx
13 4 (0.75%) Dell
13 4 (0.75%) EMC
13 4 (0.75%) HP
13 4 (0.75%) Informatica