Period
to 19 October 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 19 October 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Security Clearance
South West > Gloucestershire
6 months to
19 Oct 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 2 6 1
Rank change year-on-year +4 -5 +6
Permanent jobs citing Security Cleared 465 309 736
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Gloucestershire 28.05% 19.72% 33.87%
As % of the Qualifications category 70.24% 56.59% 71.46%
Number of salaries quoted 347 223 536
Gloucestershire median annual salary £47,500 £46,000 £45,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +3.26% +1.10% +1.11%
10th Percentile £32,500 £31,250 £28,313
90th Percentile £68,800 £71,250 £65,000
South West median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year +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 662 546 1,030
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Gloucestershire 39.93% 34.84% 47.40%
Number of salaries quoted 501 406 770
Gloucestershire median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.56% - +5.88%
10th Percentile £28,750 £25,375 £26,225
90th Percentile £68,750 £71,250 £65,000
South West median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +6.25% - -

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 October 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 19 October 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
Cheltenham +24 98 £47,500 -17.39% 23
Gloucester +5 95 £47,500 - 30
Tewkesbury +1 30 £35,000 -19.08% 1
Filton - 3 £45,000 -
Security Cleared
South West

For the 6 months to 19 October 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.

1 306 (65.81%) DV Cleared
2 269 (57.85%) C
3 213 (45.81%) SC Cleared
4 175 (37.63%) Software Engineering
5 172 (36.99%) Agile Software Development
6 168 (36.13%) C++
7 158 (33.98%) Python
8 157 (33.76%) Java
9 150 (32.26%) Windows
10 135 (29.03%) Linux
11 122 (26.24%) C#
12 120 (25.81%) Cybersecurity
13 103 (22.15%) JavaScript
14 102 (21.94%) Finance
15 87 (18.71%) Test Automation
16 81 (17.42%) SQL
17 80 (17.20%) Microsoft
18 73 (15.70%) Degree
19 71 (15.27%) Continuous Integration
20 67 (14.41%) Scrum
21 62 (13.33%) DevOps
22 61 (13.12%) Collaborative Working
23 59 (12.69%) Bash Shell
24 58 (12.47%) UML
25 57 (12.26%) Firewall
26 55 (11.83%) ITIL
27 54 (11.61%) Git (software)
28 53 (11.40%) JIRA
29 52 (11.18%) Android
29 52 (11.18%) Mentoring

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 18 (3.87%) Confluence
2 15 (3.23%) Apache Pig
3 13 (2.80%) WebLogic
4 12 (2.58%) Apache
5 10 (2.15%) Elasticsearch
5 10 (2.15%) SharePoint
6 6 (1.29%) Tomcat
7 5 (1.08%) Apache Spark
7 5 (1.08%) ArcGIS
8 3 (0.65%) GlassFish
8 3 (0.65%) IIS
8 3 (0.65%) OpenStack
9 2 (0.43%) JBoss
10 1 (0.22%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
10 1 (0.22%) Exchange Server 2003
10 1 (0.22%) MS Exchange
10 1 (0.22%) SharePoint 2013
10 1 (0.22%) SharePoint Server
10 1 (0.22%) Skype for Business
10 1 (0.22%) WebSphere
Applications
1 14 (3.01%) Microsoft Office
2 3 (0.65%) Microsoft Project
3 1 (0.22%) Microsoft Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (0.22%) Oracle BPM
1 1 (0.22%) Oracle EBS
Cloud Services
1 21 (4.52%) Amazon AWS
2 18 (3.87%) Microsoft Azure
3 5 (1.08%) Office 365
4 4 (0.86%) GitHub
5 3 (0.65%) Cloud Computing
6 1 (0.22%) Amazon S3
6 1 (0.22%) Trello
Communications & Networking
1 57 (12.26%) Firewall
2 37 (7.96%) SSL
3 31 (6.67%) Network Security
4 30 (6.45%) TCP/IP
5 28 (6.02%) HTTP
6 19 (4.09%) VLAN
7 18 (3.87%) Ethernet
7 18 (3.87%) SNMP
8 16 (3.44%) IPsec
8 16 (3.44%) VPN
9 13 (2.80%) HTTPS
9 13 (2.80%) LAN
10 12 (2.58%) SSH
11 11 (2.37%) IPv4
12 10 (2.15%) IPv6
12 10 (2.15%) Wi-Fi
13 9 (1.94%) Intrusion Detection
14 8 (1.72%) DNS
14 8 (1.72%) MPLS
14 8 (1.72%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 48 (10.32%) Big Data
2 36 (7.74%) SQL Server
3 27 (5.81%) Hadoop
4 21 (4.52%) Apache Hive
5 20 (4.30%) MySQL
6 15 (3.23%) Geospatial Data
6 15 (3.23%) GIS
7 10 (2.15%) MongoDB
7 10 (2.15%) Neo4j
8 8 (1.72%) Relational Database
9 6 (1.29%) Apache Cassandra
10 4 (0.86%) Oracle BI EE
10 4 (0.86%) Oracle ODI
10 4 (0.86%) RDBMS
11 3 (0.65%) Oracle BI Publisher
12 2 (0.43%) Microsoft Analysis Services
12 2 (0.43%) Oracle Database
12 2 (0.43%) Oracle Database 10g
12 2 (0.43%) SQL Server 2012
12 2 (0.43%) SQL Server 2014
Development Applications
1 54 (11.61%) Git (software)
2 53 (11.40%) JIRA
3 35 (7.53%) Selenium
4 32 (6.88%) Jenkins
4 32 (6.88%) Visual Studio
5 26 (5.59%) Bitbucket
6 23 (4.95%) Atlassian Bamboo
7 22 (4.73%) Cucumber
7 22 (4.73%) Rational DOORS
8 16 (3.44%) git-flow
8 16 (3.44%) Team Foundation Server
9 15 (3.23%) CodeSonar
9 15 (3.23%) Robot Framework
10 14 (3.01%) JUnit
11 8 (1.72%) EasyMock
11 8 (1.72%) LoadRunner
11 8 (1.72%) Redmine
12 6 (1.29%) Eclipse
13 5 (1.08%) GCC
13 5 (1.08%) JMeter
General
1 102 (21.94%) Finance
2 29 (6.24%) Military
3 22 (4.73%) Games
3 22 (4.73%) Law
4 20 (4.30%) Telecoms
5 19 (4.09%) Electronics
6 18 (3.87%) Manufacturing
6 18 (3.87%) Marketing
7 5 (1.08%) Aerospace
8 4 (0.86%) Legal
9 1 (0.22%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 101 (21.72%) Software Engineer
2 58 (12.47%) Developer
3 50 (10.75%) Systems Engineer
4 32 (6.88%) Test Engineer
5 31 (6.67%) Security Engineer
6 28 (6.02%) Analyst
7 26 (5.59%) Cybersecurity Engineer
8 25 (5.38%) Consultant
8 25 (5.38%) Infrastructure Engineer
9 24 (5.16%) C++ Software Engineer
10 23 (4.95%) Java Engineer
10 23 (4.95%) Java Software Engineer
11 20 (4.30%) Java Developer
11 20 (4.30%) Test Analyst
12 18 (3.87%) Project Manager
13 17 (3.66%) C# Software Engineer
13 17 (3.66%) Senior Software Engineer
13 17 (3.66%) Software Developer
14 14 (3.01%) Linux Engineer
14 14 (3.01%) Network Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 45 (9.68%) .NET
2 44 (9.46%) AngularJS
3 42 (9.03%) Node.js
4 34 (7.31%) Django
5 31 (6.67%) Java EE
6 29 (6.24%) HTML
7 28 (6.02%) .NET Framework
8 27 (5.81%) Spring
8 27 (5.81%) WPF
9 26 (5.59%) Hibernate
10 25 (5.38%) XML
11 24 (5.16%) J2EE
12 23 (4.95%) React
12 23 (4.95%) STL
13 20 (4.30%) EJB
14 18 (3.87%) RabbitMQ
14 18 (3.87%) SOAP
15 17 (3.66%) REST
15 17 (3.66%) WinForms
16 16 (3.44%) LAMP
Miscellaneous
1 34 (7.31%) Self-Motivation
2 28 (6.02%) Computer Science
3 23 (4.95%) Analytical Skills
4 22 (4.73%) Embedded Systems
4 22 (4.73%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
5 12 (2.58%) Cybercrime
5 12 (2.58%) iPhone
6 9 (1.94%) Cyber Defence
7 8 (1.72%) Enterprise Cloud
7 8 (1.72%) Enterprise Software
7 8 (1.72%) Management Information System
8 6 (1.29%) Blackberry
8 6 (1.29%) Data Centre
8 6 (1.29%) Device Driver
8 6 (1.29%) VHDL
9 5 (1.08%) iPad
9 5 (1.08%) Linux Command Line
9 5 (1.08%) PKI
9 5 (1.08%) User Experience
9 5 (1.08%) Wiki
Operating Systems
1 150 (32.26%) Windows
2 135 (29.03%) Linux
3 52 (11.18%) Android
4 37 (7.96%) Apple iOS
5 33 (7.10%) Unix
6 22 (4.73%) Mac OS X
7 17 (3.66%) Windows Server
8 16 (3.44%) CentOS
9 14 (3.01%) Ubuntu
10 13 (2.80%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
11 12 (2.58%) Windows Phone
12 9 (1.94%) Windows Server 2012
13 6 (1.29%) Windows 7
14 4 (0.86%) Embedded Linux
14 4 (0.86%) Fedora
14 4 (0.86%) Windows Server 2008
15 3 (0.65%) Solaris
16 2 (0.43%) Windows Server 2003
16 2 (0.43%) Windows XP
17 1 (0.22%) AIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 175 (37.63%) Software Engineering
2 172 (36.99%) Agile Software Development
3 120 (25.81%) Cybersecurity
4 87 (18.71%) Test Automation
5 71 (15.27%) Continuous Integration
6 67 (14.41%) Scrum
7 62 (13.33%) DevOps
8 61 (13.12%) Collaborative Working
9 58 (12.47%) UML
10 55 (11.83%) ITIL
11 52 (11.18%) Mentoring
12 49 (10.54%) User Stories
13 48 (10.32%) TDD
14 39 (8.39%) Analytics
14 39 (8.39%) Problem-Solving
14 39 (8.39%) Reverse Engineering
14 39 (8.39%) Test Strategy
15 37 (7.96%) Project Management
16 33 (7.10%) Business Development
16 33 (7.10%) SDLC
Programming Languages
1 269 (57.85%) C
2 168 (36.13%) C++
3 158 (33.98%) Python
4 157 (33.76%) Java
5 122 (26.24%) C#
6 103 (22.15%) JavaScript
7 81 (17.42%) SQL
8 59 (12.69%) Bash Shell
9 44 (9.46%) PowerShell
10 34 (7.31%) Objective-C
11 24 (5.16%) PHP
12 17 (3.66%) Perl
13 16 (3.44%) Ruby
14 12 (2.58%) Embedded C
14 12 (2.58%) Embedded C++
15 11 (2.37%) Shell Script
16 8 (1.72%) Assembly Language
16 8 (1.72%) Go
16 8 (1.72%) Korn
17 6 (1.29%) Rust
Qualifications
1 306 (65.81%) DV Cleared
2 213 (45.81%) SC Cleared
3 73 (15.70%) Degree
4 32 (6.88%) Cisco Certification
5 31 (6.67%) CCNA
6 29 (6.24%) CISSP
6 29 (6.24%) CompTIA Security+
6 29 (6.24%) GIAC
6 29 (6.24%) Linux+ Certification
6 29 (6.24%) MCSE
6 29 (6.24%) Microsoft Certification
6 29 (6.24%) Network+ Certification
6 29 (6.24%) SANS
6 29 (6.24%) SSCP
7 17 (3.66%) APMP
7 17 (3.66%) ITIL Certification
8 10 (2.15%) PRINCE2 Certification
9 7 (1.51%) ISEB
9 7 (1.51%) ISTQB
10 4 (0.86%) Computer Science Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 14 (3.01%) QA
2 8 (1.72%) SLA
3 3 (0.65%) PMO
4 2 (0.43%) HMG Security Policy Framework
4 2 (0.43%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 1 (0.22%) Data Quality
System Software
1 45 (9.68%) Docker
2 26 (5.59%) Active Directory
3 25 (5.38%) vSphere
4 17 (3.66%) VMware Infrastructure
5 16 (3.44%) VMware ESXi
6 11 (2.37%) VMware NSX
7 10 (2.15%) NFS
7 10 (2.15%) Samba
8 8 (1.72%) Hyper-V
9 7 (1.51%) VirtualBox
10 4 (0.86%) BitLocker
10 4 (0.86%) Firmware
10 4 (0.86%) pfSense
10 4 (0.86%) Virtual Desktop
10 4 (0.86%) Xen
11 3 (0.65%) Virtual Machines
12 2 (0.43%) Snort
13 1 (0.22%) ISA Server
13 1 (0.22%) Virtual Servers
Systems Management
1 33 (7.10%) Puppet
2 22 (4.73%) Ansible
3 18 (3.87%) Salt
4 15 (3.23%) vCenter Server
5 14 (3.01%) SCCM
6 12 (2.58%) Nagios
7 9 (1.94%) Kubernetes
8 8 (1.72%) HP ALM
9 6 (1.29%) Opscode Chef
9 6 (1.29%) WSUS
10 5 (1.08%) SCOM
11 4 (0.86%) Docker Swarm
11 4 (0.86%) OpenNMS
11 4 (0.86%) SCVMM
11 4 (0.86%) ZABBIX
12 3 (0.65%) PowerCLI
13 2 (0.43%) NetBackup
14 1 (0.22%) Nessus
14 1 (0.22%) Netcool
14 1 (0.22%) Veritas Storage Foundation
Vendors
1 80 (17.20%) Microsoft
2 32 (6.88%) Cisco
3 28 (6.02%) VMware
4 27 (5.81%) Atlassian
5 20 (4.30%) EMC
6 19 (4.09%) Oracle
7 18 (3.87%) SAP
8 15 (3.23%) Red Hat
9 12 (2.58%) SolarWinds
10 10 (2.15%) HP
10 10 (2.15%) NetApp
11 9 (1.94%) Juniper
12 7 (1.51%) Dell
13 6 (1.29%) ESRI
14 5 (1.08%) Apple
14 5 (1.08%) Canon
15 4 (0.86%) Cloudera
15 4 (0.86%) Google
15 4 (0.86%) Hortonworks
15 4 (0.86%) Splunk