Period
to 19 September 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 19 September 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Security Clearance
South West > Gloucestershire
6 months to
19 Sep 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 6 1 6
Rank change year-on-year -5 +5 +3
Permanent jobs citing Security Cleared 341 698 414
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Gloucestershire 20.86% 33.14% 20.04%
As % of the Qualifications category 61.22% 69.66% 51.30%
Number of salaries quoted 242 491 270
Gloucestershire median annual salary £46,000 £47,500 £46,750
Median salary % change year-on-year -3.16% +1.60% +10.65%
10th Percentile £31,250 £30,000 £33,750
90th Percentile £71,250 £65,000 £71,250
South West median annual salary £44,000 £44,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year - +3.53% +1.19%

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 557 1002 807
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Gloucestershire 34.07% 47.58% 39.06%
Number of salaries quoted 411 720 602
Gloucestershire median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +5.88% +6.25%
10th Percentile £25,000 £26,250 £23,500
90th Percentile £71,250 £65,000 £65,250
South West median annual salary £40,000 £40,041 £39,000
% change year-on-year -0.10% +2.67% +4.00%

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 September 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 19 September 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 85 £46,000 +8.24% 4
Cheltenham -20 64 £48,750 -2.50% 1
Tewkesbury -2 8 £44,500 +27.14% 7
Mitcheldean - 4 £40,000 -
Cirencester - 2 £33,797 - 1
Stroud -1 1 £40,000 +14.29%
Security Cleared
South West

For the 6 months to 19 September 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.

1 226 (66.28%) DV Cleared
2 153 (44.87%) C
3 118 (34.60%) Degree
4 112 (32.84%) Agile Software Development
5 104 (30.50%) SC Cleared
6 85 (24.93%) Java
7 81 (23.75%) ITIL
8 73 (21.41%) Windows
9 72 (21.11%) Analytical Skills
10 70 (20.53%) C++
11 68 (19.94%) Microsoft
12 64 (18.77%) Linux
12 64 (18.77%) Python
13 62 (18.18%) Cybersecurity
14 57 (16.72%) Software Engineering
15 54 (15.84%) Project Management
15 54 (15.84%) Service Delivery
16 52 (15.25%) Business Development
17 49 (14.37%) Windows Server
18 42 (12.32%) Service Management
18 42 (12.32%) VMware
19 39 (11.44%) Windows Server 2012
20 35 (10.26%) Big Data
20 35 (10.26%) Hyper-V
21 34 (9.97%) MODAF
21 34 (9.97%) TOGAF
21 34 (9.97%) SQL
22 33 (9.68%) Firewall
22 33 (9.68%) ITSM
22 33 (9.68%) Problem Management

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 22 (6.45%) SharePoint
2 17 (4.99%) Apache
2 17 (4.99%) Confluence
3 8 (2.35%) IIS
4 6 (1.76%) Apache Spark
5 5 (1.47%) SharePoint Server
6 3 (0.88%) Elasticsearch
6 3 (0.88%) JBoss
6 3 (0.88%) Oracle SOA Suite
6 3 (0.88%) WebLogic
6 3 (0.88%) WebSphere
7 2 (0.59%) Apache Pig
7 2 (0.59%) ArcGIS
7 2 (0.59%) Exchange Server 2013
7 2 (0.59%) OpenStack
7 2 (0.59%) SharePoint 2013
8 1 (0.29%) Apache Qpid
8 1 (0.29%) Skype for Business
8 1 (0.29%) Tomcat
Applications
1 30 (8.80%) Microsoft Office
2 18 (5.28%) Microsoft Excel
3 13 (3.81%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 3 (0.88%) Spreadsheet
5 2 (0.59%) Microsoft Project
5 2 (0.59%) MS Visio
5 2 (0.59%) OmniGraffle
Business Applications
1 1 (0.29%) Oracle BPM
1 1 (0.29%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 19 (5.57%) Amazon AWS
2 13 (3.81%) Microsoft Azure
2 13 (3.81%) Office 365
3 11 (3.23%) Amazon S3
4 1 (0.29%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 33 (9.68%) Firewall
2 28 (8.21%) DHCP
3 22 (6.45%) DNS
4 21 (6.16%) Network Security
5 19 (5.57%) Intrusion Detection
6 15 (4.40%) Internet
6 15 (4.40%) TCP/IP
7 13 (3.81%) Wireshark
8 12 (3.52%) FTP
8 12 (3.52%) HTTP
8 12 (3.52%) tcpdump
8 12 (3.52%) Telnet
8 12 (3.52%) VLAN
9 8 (2.35%) Fibre Channel
9 8 (2.35%) LDAP
9 8 (2.35%) NAS
9 8 (2.35%) SAN
9 8 (2.35%) SMTP
9 8 (2.35%) SSL
10 6 (1.76%) Broadband
Database & Business Intelligence
1 35 (10.26%) Big Data
2 31 (9.09%) Hadoop
3 28 (8.21%) SQL Server
4 17 (4.99%) MongoDB
5 6 (1.76%) Apache Hive
5 6 (1.76%) SQL Server 2012
6 5 (1.47%) Geospatial Data
6 5 (1.47%) GIS
6 5 (1.47%) RDBMS
6 5 (1.47%) Relational Database
7 4 (1.17%) Data Warehouse
7 4 (1.17%) MySQL
7 4 (1.17%) Oracle Database
8 3 (0.88%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
8 3 (0.88%) NoSQL
8 3 (0.88%) Oracle ODI
9 2 (0.59%) OrientDB
10 1 (0.29%) IBM InfoSphere
10 1 (0.29%) Microsoft Analysis Services
10 1 (0.29%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 26 (7.62%) JIRA
2 17 (4.99%) JUnit
2 17 (4.99%) Selenium
3 15 (4.40%) Jenkins
3 15 (4.40%) LoadRunner
4 14 (4.11%) Atlassian Bamboo
4 14 (4.11%) Rational DOORS
5 13 (3.81%) Cucumber
6 11 (3.23%) Bitbucket
6 11 (3.23%) EasyMock
7 7 (2.05%) JMeter
8 6 (1.76%) TestNG
9 4 (1.17%) Git (software)
10 2 (0.59%) Axure RP
10 2 (0.59%) Redmine
10 2 (0.59%) RSpec
11 1 (0.29%) GDB
11 1 (0.29%) Hudson
11 1 (0.29%) Rational Rhapsody
11 1 (0.29%) SoapUI
General
1 26 (7.62%) Finance
2 12 (3.52%) Electronics
3 11 (3.23%) Local Government
4 10 (2.93%) Telecoms
5 9 (2.64%) Marketing
6 7 (2.05%) Games
7 5 (1.47%) Aerospace
7 5 (1.47%) Manufacturing
7 5 (1.47%) Military
8 2 (0.59%) Legal
9 1 (0.29%) Automotive
9 1 (0.29%) Avionics
9 1 (0.29%) Law
9 1 (0.29%) Multimedia
Job Titles
1 67 (19.65%) Consultant
2 40 (11.73%) Software Engineer
3 34 (9.97%) Analyst
3 34 (9.97%) Developer
4 25 (7.33%) Systems Engineer
5 23 (6.74%) Infrastructure Engineer
6 19 (5.57%) Architect
6 19 (5.57%) Change Consultant
7 13 (3.81%) Java Engineer
7 13 (3.81%) Java Software Engineer
8 12 (3.52%) Business Consultant
8 12 (3.52%) Project Manager
8 12 (3.52%) Senior Consultant
8 12 (3.52%) Test Engineer
9 11 (3.23%) Software Developer
9 11 (3.23%) Test Analyst
9 11 (3.23%) Wintel Engineer
10 10 (2.93%) Java Developer
11 9 (2.64%) Administrator
11 9 (2.64%) Developer/Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 16 (4.69%) HTML
1 16 (4.69%) Java EE
2 15 (4.40%) CSS
2 15 (4.40%) Spring
3 13 (3.81%) Web Services
3 13 (3.81%) XML
4 11 (3.23%) EJB
4 11 (3.23%) JSF
4 11 (3.23%) Node.js
5 10 (2.93%) AngularJS
6 7 (2.05%) J2EE
7 5 (1.47%) CSS3
7 5 (1.47%) HTML5
7 5 (1.47%) XSD
8 4 (1.17%) Hibernate
8 4 (1.17%) XForms
8 4 (1.17%) XSL
9 3 (0.88%) .NET
9 3 (0.88%) Apache Camel
9 3 (0.88%) STL
Miscellaneous
1 72 (21.11%) Analytical Skills
2 29 (8.50%) Management Information System
3 20 (5.87%) Computer Science
4 15 (4.40%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
5 13 (3.81%) User Experience
6 12 (3.52%) Cybercrime
6 12 (3.52%) Social Media
7 11 (3.23%) Wiki
8 8 (2.35%) Hybrid Cloud
8 8 (2.35%) Mobile App
8 8 (2.35%) Replication
9 7 (2.05%) Embedded Systems
10 5 (1.47%) Blog
10 5 (1.47%) Cyber Defence
10 5 (1.47%) Data Centre
10 5 (1.47%) Internet of Things
11 4 (1.17%) CESG
11 4 (1.17%) CESG CLAS
11 4 (1.17%) iPad
12 2 (0.59%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 73 (21.41%) Windows
2 64 (18.77%) Linux
3 49 (14.37%) Windows Server
4 39 (11.44%) Windows Server 2012
5 28 (8.21%) Unix
6 23 (6.74%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 17 (4.99%) CentOS
7 17 (4.99%) Windows 10
8 13 (3.81%) Android
9 12 (3.52%) Apple iOS
10 9 (2.64%) Mac OS X
11 7 (2.05%) Solaris
11 7 (2.05%) Windows Server 2008
12 3 (0.88%) AIX
12 3 (0.88%) Windows 7
13 2 (0.59%) FreeBSD
14 1 (0.29%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 112 (32.84%) Agile Software Development
2 81 (23.75%) ITIL
3 62 (18.18%) Cybersecurity
4 57 (16.72%) Software Engineering
5 54 (15.84%) Project Management
5 54 (15.84%) Service Delivery
6 52 (15.25%) Business Development
7 42 (12.32%) Service Management
8 34 (9.97%) MODAF
8 34 (9.97%) TOGAF
9 33 (9.68%) ITSM
9 33 (9.68%) Problem Management
10 32 (9.38%) Change Management
10 32 (9.38%) ITIL V3
11 30 (8.80%) Business Intelligence
11 30 (8.80%) Stakeholder Management
11 30 (8.80%) Target Operating Model
12 27 (7.92%) Scrum
12 27 (7.92%) Test Automation
13 26 (7.62%) SDLC
Programming Languages
1 153 (44.87%) C
2 85 (24.93%) Java
3 70 (20.53%) C++
4 64 (18.77%) Python
5 34 (9.97%) SQL
6 28 (8.21%) JavaScript
7 26 (7.62%) C#
7 26 (7.62%) PowerShell
8 13 (3.81%) Perl
9 12 (3.52%) Ruby
10 10 (2.93%) Bash Shell
11 8 (2.35%) Shell Script
12 7 (2.05%) VB
13 4 (1.17%) PL/SQL
13 4 (1.17%) XPath
13 4 (1.17%) XQuery
14 3 (0.88%) PHP
15 2 (0.59%) Ada
15 2 (0.59%) Embedded C
15 2 (0.59%) Korn
Qualifications
1 226 (66.28%) DV Cleared
2 118 (34.60%) Degree
3 104 (30.50%) SC Cleared
4 14 (4.11%) ISEB
5 12 (3.52%) ISTQB
6 11 (3.23%) CIMA
6 11 (3.23%) CIPD
6 11 (3.23%) CISSP
6 11 (3.23%) MBA
7 10 (2.93%) CCNA
7 10 (2.93%) Cisco Certification
8 9 (2.64%) Computer Science Degree
8 9 (2.64%) Microsoft Certification
9 8 (2.35%) CESG Certified Professional
10 7 (2.05%) MCSE
11 6 (1.76%) APMP
12 5 (1.47%) GIAC
12 5 (1.47%) ITIL Certification
12 5 (1.47%) PRINCE2 Certification
13 4 (1.17%) CREST Certified
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (2.35%) COBIT
2 7 (2.05%) SLA
3 6 (1.76%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 6 (1.76%) RMADS
4 5 (1.47%) PMO
5 4 (1.17%) HMG Security Policy Framework
5 4 (1.17%) ISO/IEC 20000
6 3 (0.88%) Data Quality
7 2 (0.59%) DO-178B
8 1 (0.29%) Government Security Classifications
8 1 (0.29%) JSP 440
8 1 (0.29%) MISRA
8 1 (0.29%) MISRA C
System Software
1 35 (10.26%) Hyper-V
2 31 (9.09%) Active Directory
3 26 (7.62%) VMware Infrastructure
4 17 (4.99%) Virtual Desktop
5 14 (4.11%) VMware ESXi
6 9 (2.64%) Firmware
6 9 (2.64%) Snort
6 9 (2.64%) Virtual Machines
7 8 (2.35%) BitLocker
8 7 (2.05%) vSphere
9 4 (1.17%) VMware Server
10 2 (0.59%) NFS
10 2 (0.59%) Samba
10 2 (0.59%) VMware NSX
11 1 (0.29%) DFS Replication
11 1 (0.29%) Docker
11 1 (0.29%) Microsoft App-V
Systems Management
1 26 (7.62%) SCCM
2 13 (3.81%) SCOM
3 10 (2.93%) SCDPM
3 10 (2.93%) SCVMM
3 10 (2.93%) vCenter Server
4 9 (2.64%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
5 7 (2.05%) Forefront Identity Manager
6 6 (1.76%) HP Quality Center
7 4 (1.17%) Nessus
7 4 (1.17%) NetBackup
7 4 (1.17%) Puppet
7 4 (1.17%) QRadar
7 4 (1.17%) WSUS
8 3 (0.88%) Host Intrusion Detection System
8 3 (0.88%) Nagios
8 3 (0.88%) Network Intrusion Detection System
9 2 (0.59%) Ansible
9 2 (0.59%) SCOrch
9 2 (0.59%) SCSM
10 1 (0.29%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 68 (19.94%) Microsoft
2 42 (12.32%) VMware
3 24 (7.04%) Red Hat
4 22 (6.45%) Oracle
5 18 (5.28%) Cisco
6 17 (4.99%) Dell
7 16 (4.69%) HP
8 15 (4.40%) McAfee
9 8 (2.35%) Citrix
10 7 (2.05%) BT
11 6 (1.76%) Atlassian
11 6 (1.76%) ESRI
12 5 (1.47%) EMC
12 5 (1.47%) LogRhythm
12 5 (1.47%) NetApp
12 5 (1.47%) SAP
12 5 (1.47%) Splunk
13 4 (1.17%) AlienVault
13 4 (1.17%) CA Agile Central
13 4 (1.17%) Xerox