Period
to 2 July 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 2 July 2020 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Security Clearance
South West > Gloucestershire
6 months to
2 Jul 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 2 1 2
Rank change year-on-year -1 +1 +1
Permanent jobs citing Security Cleared 285 638 455
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in Gloucestershire 28.82% 39.63% 27.71%
As % of the Qualifications category 67.54% 73.50% 68.94%
Number of salaries quoted 212 403 314
Median annual salary £55,000 £51,500 £46,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.80% +11.96% -3.16%
10th Percentile £35,000 £35,000 £33,500
90th Percentile £82,500 £67,500 £61,250
South West median annual salary £55,000 £50,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +10.00% +11.11% +7.14%

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 422 868 660
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Gloucestershire 42.67% 53.91% 40.19%
Number of salaries quoted 313 574 489
Median annual salary £55,000 £50,000 £46,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +10.00% +8.70% +2.22%
10th Percentile £32,500 £32,500 £28,750
90th Percentile £80,000 £67,125 £65,000
South West median annual salary £50,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year +11.11% +5.88% +6.25%

Security Cleared
Job Vacancy Trend in Gloucestershire

Job postings citing Security Cleared as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised in Gloucestershire.

Job vacancy trend for Security Cleared in Gloucestershire

Security Cleared
Salary Trend in Gloucestershire

3-month moving average salary quoted in jobs citing Security Cleared in Gloucestershire.

Salary trend for Security Cleared in Gloucestershire

Security Cleared
Salary Histogram in Gloucestershire

Salary distribution for jobs citing Security Cleared in Gloucestershire over the 6 months to 2 July 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 2 July 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 -1 127 £55,000 +10.00% 17
Gloucester -1 81 £55,000 +5.77% 9
Tewkesbury +11 13 £55,000 +37.50% 2
Security Cleared
South West

For the 6 months to 2 July 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.

1 229 (80.35%) DV Cleared
2 150 (52.63%) Agile Software Development
3 141 (49.47%) Java
4 105 (36.84%) Linux
5 104 (36.49%) Python
6 94 (32.98%) C++
7 84 (29.47%) DevOps
8 74 (25.96%) Software Engineering
9 68 (23.86%) Docker
10 65 (22.81%) C
10 65 (22.81%) C#
11 52 (18.25%) Cybersecurity
12 51 (17.89%) JavaScript
13 48 (16.84%) OO
14 43 (15.09%) Windows
14 43 (15.09%) Jenkins
14 43 (15.09%) Ansible
14 43 (15.09%) JIRA
15 42 (14.74%) SC Cleared
16 41 (14.39%) Big Data
17 40 (14.04%) Azure
17 40 (14.04%) Microsoft
18 39 (13.68%) Scrum
18 39 (13.68%) Machine Learning
19 37 (12.98%) Mentoring
19 37 (12.98%) Active Directory
19 37 (12.98%) Technical Leadership
20 35 (12.28%) Data Science
20 35 (12.28%) Artificial Intelligence
21 34 (11.93%) Degree

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 (9.12%) Confluence
2 13 (4.56%) JBoss
3 7 (2.46%) Apache
4 6 (2.11%) OpenStack
5 5 (1.75%) Tomcat
6 4 (1.40%) MS Exchange
6 4 (1.40%) SharePoint
7 3 (1.05%) Elasticsearch
7 3 (1.05%) Exchange Server 2010
8 2 (0.70%) Apache Spark
9 1 (0.35%) ArcGIS
9 1 (0.35%) GlassFish
9 1 (0.35%) Oracle HTTP Server
9 1 (0.35%) Oracle SOA Suite
9 1 (0.35%) SAS
9 1 (0.35%) WebLogic
Applications
1 1 (0.35%) Gephi
1 1 (0.35%) Microsoft Excel
1 1 (0.35%) Microsoft PowerPoint
1 1 (0.35%) Microsoft Project
1 1 (0.35%) MS Visio
1 1 (0.35%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 4 (1.40%) Sparx Enterprise Architect
2 1 (0.35%) Oracle BPM
2 1 (0.35%) Sentinel
Cloud Services
1 40 (14.04%) Azure
2 33 (11.58%) AWS
3 19 (6.67%) SaaS
4 17 (5.96%) IaaS
5 16 (5.61%) PaaS
6 7 (2.46%) Office 365
7 5 (1.75%) Trello
8 3 (1.05%) Amazon EC2
8 3 (1.05%) Azure Active Directory
8 3 (1.05%) Virtual Private Cloud
9 2 (0.70%) AWS CloudFormation
9 2 (0.70%) Azure Stack
9 2 (0.70%) OneDrive
10 1 (0.35%) AWS CloudTrail
10 1 (0.35%) AWS Lambda
10 1 (0.35%) Azure Machine Learning
10 1 (0.35%) BlazeMeter
10 1 (0.35%) OpenShift
10 1 (0.35%) Power Platform
10 1 (0.35%) Serverless
Communications & Networking
1 12 (4.21%) Internet
2 10 (3.51%) TCP/IP
3 8 (2.81%) Firewall
4 7 (2.46%) HTTP
5 5 (1.75%) Wireshark
6 4 (1.40%) DNS
6 4 (1.40%) OSPF
6 4 (1.40%) VLAN
7 3 (1.05%) DHCP
7 3 (1.05%) MPLS
7 3 (1.05%) Software-Defined Radio
7 3 (1.05%) VPN
8 2 (0.70%) Cisco ASA
8 2 (0.70%) Cisco IOS
8 2 (0.70%) LAN
8 2 (0.70%) NetScaler
8 2 (0.70%) Network Security
8 2 (0.70%) SAN
8 2 (0.70%) SSH
8 2 (0.70%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 41 (14.39%) Big Data
2 33 (11.58%) MongoDB
3 23 (8.07%) Hadoop
4 10 (3.51%) MySQL
4 10 (3.51%) PostgreSQL
5 9 (3.16%) NoSQL
6 5 (1.75%) Geospatial Data
6 5 (1.75%) GIS
6 5 (1.75%) SQL Server
7 4 (1.40%) Relational Database
7 4 (1.40%) SQLite
8 2 (0.70%) Neo4j
8 2 (0.70%) Oracle Database
9 1 (0.35%) Apache Accumulo
9 1 (0.35%) Apache Cassandra
9 1 (0.35%) Apache Hive
9 1 (0.35%) Impala
9 1 (0.35%) Power BI
9 1 (0.35%) Spotfire
9 1 (0.35%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 43 (15.09%) Jenkins
1 43 (15.09%) JIRA
2 16 (5.61%) Git (software)
2 16 (5.61%) Selenium
3 14 (4.91%) Cucumber
4 10 (3.51%) JUnit
5 8 (2.81%) Atlassian Bamboo
5 8 (2.81%) Eclipse
5 8 (2.81%) IDA Disassembler
5 8 (2.81%) Rational DOORS
6 7 (2.46%) Maven
7 6 (2.11%) Subversion
8 5 (1.75%) Bitbucket
8 5 (1.75%) Visual Studio
9 4 (1.40%) Bitbucket Server
9 4 (1.40%) CA Release Automation
9 4 (1.40%) Gradle
9 4 (1.40%) HP UFT
10 3 (1.05%) eggPlant
10 3 (1.05%) TestRail
General
1 26 (9.12%) Finance
2 19 (6.67%) Legal
3 16 (5.61%) Public Sector
4 12 (4.21%) Electronics
5 8 (2.81%) Military
6 7 (2.46%) Retail
7 6 (2.11%) Telecoms
8 5 (1.75%) Aerospace
8 5 (1.75%) Police
9 4 (1.40%) Games
9 4 (1.40%) Local Government
10 2 (0.70%) Advertising
10 2 (0.70%) Manufacturing
10 2 (0.70%) Marketing
11 1 (0.35%) Multimedia
Job Titles
1 65 (22.81%) Developer
2 42 (14.74%) Software Engineer
3 33 (11.58%) Software Developer
4 28 (9.82%) Java Developer
5 27 (9.47%) Architect
6 24 (8.42%) Analyst
7 21 (7.37%) Business Analyst
8 20 (7.02%) DevOps Engineer
9 19 (6.67%) Solutions Architect
10 16 (5.61%) Infrastructure Engineer
11 15 (5.26%) Cloud Architect
12 14 (4.91%) Cloud Solutions Architect
13 11 (3.86%) Principal Engineer
14 10 (3.51%) Consultant
15 8 (2.81%) Delivery Manager
15 8 (2.81%) Principal Software Engineer
15 8 (2.81%) Systems Engineer
16 7 (2.46%) Full Stack Developer
17 6 (2.11%) Data Scientist
17 6 (2.11%) Linux/Unix DevOps
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 33 (11.58%) Node.js
2 28 (9.82%) AngularJS
3 26 (9.12%) .NET
4 25 (8.77%) React
5 22 (7.72%) Spring
6 14 (4.91%) HTML
7 13 (4.56%) Enzyme
7 13 (4.56%) Java EE
7 13 (4.56%) Jest
8 11 (3.86%) Kafka
8 11 (3.86%) Web Services
9 10 (3.51%) Apache NiFi
9 10 (3.51%) XML
10 9 (3.16%) Spring Boot
11 8 (2.81%) EJB
11 8 (2.81%) Middleware
12 7 (2.46%) Hibernate
12 7 (2.46%) HTML5
12 7 (2.46%) JSON
13 6 (2.11%) .NET Framework
Miscellaneous
1 20 (7.02%) Analytical Skills
2 18 (6.32%) Cyberthreat
3 17 (5.96%) Cloud Native
3 17 (5.96%) PKI
4 16 (5.61%) Cyberattack
5 10 (3.51%) Embedded Systems
5 10 (3.51%) Management Information System
6 5 (1.75%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
6 5 (1.75%) Internet of Things
6 5 (1.75%) Self-Motivation
7 4 (1.40%) Public Cloud
7 4 (1.40%) Taxonomies
8 3 (1.05%) Cyber Defence
8 3 (1.05%) Greenfield Project
8 3 (1.05%) Linux Command Line
8 3 (1.05%) Microsoft Licensing
8 3 (1.05%) Wiki
9 2 (0.70%) Cyber Kill Chain
9 2 (0.70%) Cybercrime
9 2 (0.70%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 105 (36.84%) Linux
2 43 (15.09%) Windows
3 32 (11.23%) Unix
4 23 (8.07%) CentOS
5 19 (6.67%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 11 (3.86%) Android
7 10 (3.51%) Apple iOS
8 5 (1.75%) Debian
8 5 (1.75%) Windows 10
9 4 (1.40%) Windows Server
10 3 (1.05%) Ubuntu
11 2 (0.70%) Mac OS
11 2 (0.70%) Mac OS X
11 2 (0.70%) Windows 7
12 1 (0.35%) Fedora
12 1 (0.35%) Oracle Linux
12 1 (0.35%) Solaris
12 1 (0.35%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 150 (52.63%) Agile Software Development
2 84 (29.47%) DevOps
3 74 (25.96%) Software Engineering
4 52 (18.25%) Cybersecurity
5 48 (16.84%) OO
6 39 (13.68%) Machine Learning
6 39 (13.68%) Scrum
7 37 (12.98%) Mentoring
7 37 (12.98%) Technical Leadership
8 35 (12.28%) Artificial Intelligence
8 35 (12.28%) Data Science
9 32 (11.23%) TDD
10 28 (9.82%) Cyber Intelligence
10 28 (9.82%) Open Source
11 25 (8.77%) Test Automation
12 24 (8.42%) Project Management
13 23 (8.07%) Analytics
13 23 (8.07%) Business Development
13 23 (8.07%) Continuous Integration
13 23 (8.07%) Requirements Analysis
Programming Languages
1 141 (49.47%) Java
2 104 (36.49%) Python
3 94 (32.98%) C++
4 65 (22.81%) C
4 65 (22.81%) C#
5 51 (17.89%) JavaScript
6 25 (8.77%) SQL
7 15 (5.26%) Ruby
8 13 (4.56%) Bash Shell
9 12 (4.21%) Java 8
9 12 (4.21%) PowerShell
10 7 (2.46%) R
11 4 (1.40%) MATLAB
11 4 (1.40%) Scala
12 3 (1.05%) Go
12 3 (1.05%) Perl
12 3 (1.05%) PHP
13 2 (0.70%) Shell Script
13 2 (0.70%) VB
14 1 (0.35%) Apple Swift
Qualifications
1 229 (80.35%) DV Cleared
2 42 (14.74%) SC Cleared
3 34 (11.93%) Degree
4 6 (2.11%) HND
5 5 (1.75%) Cisco Certification
6 4 (1.40%) CCNA
7 3 (1.05%) AWS Certification
7 3 (1.05%) CISSP
8 2 (0.70%) CCNP
8 2 (0.70%) CompTIA Security+
8 2 (0.70%) GIAC
8 2 (0.70%) ISTQB
8 2 (0.70%) Linux+ Certification
8 2 (0.70%) MCSE
8 2 (0.70%) Microsoft Certification
8 2 (0.70%) Network+ Certification
8 2 (0.70%) PMI Certification
8 2 (0.70%) SANS
8 2 (0.70%) SSCP
9 1 (0.35%) CCSP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 15 (5.26%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 14 (4.91%) NCSC
2 14 (4.91%) NIST
2 14 (4.91%) NIST 800
3 4 (1.40%) GDPR
4 3 (1.05%) QA
5 1 (0.35%) HMG Security Policy Framework
5 1 (0.35%) ISO/IEC 20000
5 1 (0.35%) JSP 440
5 1 (0.35%) PMO
5 1 (0.35%) SLA
System Software
1 68 (23.86%) Docker
2 37 (12.98%) Active Directory
3 18 (6.32%) VMware Infrastructure
4 11 (3.86%) Hyper-V
5 6 (2.11%) VirtualBox
6 5 (1.75%) Virtual Servers
7 4 (1.40%) VMware ESXi
7 4 (1.40%) vSphere
8 2 (0.70%) Firmware
8 2 (0.70%) Microsoft App-V
8 2 (0.70%) XenApp
8 2 (0.70%) XenDesktop
9 1 (0.35%) Apache Flume
9 1 (0.35%) Apache ZooKeeper
9 1 (0.35%) NFS
9 1 (0.35%) Oracle RAC
9 1 (0.35%) Samba
9 1 (0.35%) Virtual Desktop
9 1 (0.35%) Xen
Systems Management
1 43 (15.09%) Ansible
2 24 (8.42%) Terraform
3 15 (5.26%) Kubernetes
4 13 (4.56%) Puppet
5 9 (3.16%) Opscode Chef
6 6 (2.11%) SCCM
7 5 (1.75%) Cloudify
7 5 (1.75%) logstash
7 5 (1.75%) Packer
8 4 (1.40%) Nagios
9 3 (1.05%) Microsoft Intune
9 3 (1.05%) NetBackup
10 2 (0.70%) Enterprise Manager Cloud Control
10 2 (0.70%) HP ALM
10 2 (0.70%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
10 2 (0.70%) Salt
10 2 (0.70%) SCOM
10 2 (0.70%) SCOrch
11 1 (0.35%) Network Intrusion Detection System
11 1 (0.35%) vRealize
Vendors
1 40 (14.04%) Microsoft
2 31 (10.88%) Oracle
3 27 (9.47%) Atlassian
4 23 (8.07%) VMware
5 19 (6.67%) Red Hat
6 14 (4.91%) Google
7 4 (1.40%) CA Agile Central
7 4 (1.40%) Cisco
7 4 (1.40%) Intel
7 4 (1.40%) Sparx
8 3 (1.05%) Citrix
8 3 (1.05%) HP
8 3 (1.05%) Splunk
8 3 (1.05%) Veeam
8 3 (1.05%) Veritas
9 2 (0.70%) Apple
9 2 (0.70%) Centrify
9 2 (0.70%) Juniper
9 2 (0.70%) SAP
9 2 (0.70%) Tableau