Period
to 18 December 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Hertfordshire with a requirement for SC Cleared qualifications. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered over the 6 months to 18 December 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Security Check (SC) Clearance
East of England > Hertfordshire
6 months to
18 Dec 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 75 146 102
Rank change year-on-year +71 -44 +17
Permanent jobs citing SC Cleared 144 79 119
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Hertfordshire 3.74% 1.77% 2.66%
As % of the Qualifications category 12.69% 7.42% 9.01%
Number of salaries quoted 97 81 62
Hertfordshire median annual salary £60,000 £47,500 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +26.32% - -5.00%
10th Percentile £36,950 £22,000 £28,250
90th Percentile £92,500 £80,000 £71,900
East of England median annual salary £60,000 £45,000 £43,750
% change year-on-year +33.33% +2.86% -12.50%

SC 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 Hertfordshire with a requirement for academic qualifications or professional certifications.

All Academic and Professional Certifications
Hertfordshire
Permanent vacancies requiring academic qualifications or professional certifications 1,135 1,065 1,321
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Hertfordshire 29.51% 23.89% 29.58%
Number of salaries quoted 780 896 1,035
Hertfordshire median annual salary £50,000 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +11.11% - -
10th Percentile £26,250 £25,500 £25,850
90th Percentile £77,500 £65,000 £66,400
East of England median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £43,000
% change year-on-year - +4.65% -1.15%

SC Cleared
Job Vacancy Trend in Hertfordshire

Job postings citing SC Cleared as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Hertfordshire.

Job vacancy trend for SC Cleared in Hertfordshire

SC Cleared
Salary Trend in Hertfordshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing SC Cleared in Hertfordshire.

Salary trend for SC Cleared in Hertfordshire

SC Cleared
Salary Histogram in Hertfordshire

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing SC Cleared in Hertfordshire over the 6 months to 18 December 2018.

Salary histogram for SC Cleared in Hertfordshire

SC Cleared
Job Locations in Hertfordshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing SC Cleared within the Hertfordshire region over the 6 months to 18 December 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
Watford +56 75 £65,000 +36.84% 1
Stevenage +15 36 £41,250 -10.81% 15
Cheshunt 0 14 £45,000 -
Hemel Hempstead +5 11 - - 2
Hatfield +6 6 £33,750 -32.50% 1
SC Cleared
East of England

For the 6 months to 18 December 2018, IT jobs citing SC 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 Hertfordshire region with a requirement for SC Cleared.

1 144 (100.00%) Security Cleared
2 73 (50.69%) Migration
3 69 (47.92%) Data Migration
4 60 (41.67%) SQL Server
5 53 (36.81%) Agile Software Development
6 52 (36.11%) C#
6 52 (36.11%) Data Quality
7 50 (34.72%) Analytical Skills
7 50 (34.72%) Problem-Solving
8 49 (34.03%) SQL
9 47 (32.64%) ETL
10 45 (31.25%) Scaled Agile Framework
11 38 (26.39%) XML
11 38 (26.39%) PostgreSQL
11 38 (26.39%) Reference Data
12 36 (25.00%) Oracle
13 33 (22.92%) Test Automation
13 33 (22.92%) JIRA
14 31 (21.53%) TDD
14 31 (21.53%) Microsoft
15 30 (20.83%) BDD
16 28 (19.44%) Data Mapping
16 28 (19.44%) PL/SQL
17 26 (18.06%) JSON
18 24 (16.67%) Data Analysis
18 24 (16.67%) Master Data Management
19 23 (15.97%) Scrum
20 22 (15.28%) T-SQL
20 22 (15.28%) SQL Server Reporting Services
20 22 (15.28%) Subversion

SC Cleared
Co-occurring IT Skills in Hertfordshire 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 10 (6.94%) MS Exchange
1 10 (6.94%) SharePoint
2 5 (3.47%) Exchange Server 2010
2 5 (3.47%) Exchange Server 2013
3 4 (2.78%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
3 4 (2.78%) Exchange Server 2000
3 4 (2.78%) Exchange Server 2003
3 4 (2.78%) Exchange Server 2007
4 3 (2.08%) IIS
4 3 (2.08%) Tomcat
5 2 (1.39%) OpenStack
6 1 (0.69%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 21 (14.58%) Microsoft Project
2 18 (12.50%) Microsoft Excel
2 18 (12.50%) Microsoft PowerPoint
3 9 (6.25%) Microsoft Office
4 1 (0.69%) Windchill
Business Applications
1 6 (4.17%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 7 (4.86%) Amazon AWS
1 7 (4.86%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (1.39%) Google Cloud Platform
3 1 (0.69%) Amazon EC2
3 1 (0.69%) Amazon S3
3 1 (0.69%) AWS CloudFormation
3 1 (0.69%) Azure Active Directory
Communications & Networking
1 8 (5.56%) LAN
1 8 (5.56%) TCP/IP
2 7 (4.86%) VLAN
3 5 (3.47%) Firewall
4 4 (2.78%) Internet
4 4 (2.78%) SMTP
4 4 (2.78%) VPN
4 4 (2.78%) WAN
5 3 (2.08%) NAS
5 3 (2.08%) SAN
5 3 (2.08%) SMS
6 2 (1.39%) Cisco IOS
6 2 (1.39%) Cisco Nexus
6 2 (1.39%) NX-OS
6 2 (1.39%) VoIP
6 2 (1.39%) Wireless
7 1 (0.69%) Cisco Firepower
7 1 (0.69%) DHCP
7 1 (0.69%) DNS
7 1 (0.69%) Kerberos
Database & Business Intelligence
1 60 (41.67%) SQL Server
2 38 (26.39%) PostgreSQL
3 22 (15.28%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 19 (13.19%) SQL Server 2016
5 16 (11.11%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 6 (4.17%) RDBMS
6 6 (4.17%) Relational Database
7 5 (3.47%) Amazon RDS
7 5 (3.47%) Amazon Redshift
7 5 (3.47%) Apache Cassandra
7 5 (3.47%) MariaDB
7 5 (3.47%) MySQL
7 5 (3.47%) Oracle Database
7 5 (3.47%) Oracle Database 10g
7 5 (3.47%) Oracle Database 11g
7 5 (3.47%) Oracle Database 12c
7 5 (3.47%) SQL Server 2008
8 1 (0.69%) Big Data
8 1 (0.69%) Data Lake
Development Applications
1 33 (22.92%) JIRA
2 22 (15.28%) Subversion
3 7 (4.86%) Jenkins
4 6 (4.17%) Team Foundation Server
5 4 (2.78%) Eclipse
5 4 (2.78%) Visual Studio
6 2 (1.39%) Zephyr
7 1 (0.69%) InstallShield
7 1 (0.69%) MSI
7 1 (0.69%) Rational DOORS
7 1 (0.69%) Rational Rhapsody
General
1 7 (4.86%) Finance
2 4 (2.78%) Military
3 1 (0.69%) Front Office
Job Titles
1 35 (24.31%) Developer
2 28 (19.44%) Data Migration Developer
3 22 (15.28%) ETL Developer
3 22 (15.28%) Oracle Developer
3 22 (15.28%) Oracle ETL Developer
3 22 (15.28%) PostgreSQL Developer
3 22 (15.28%) Project Manager
3 22 (15.28%) SQL Developer
3 22 (15.28%) SQL Server Developer
4 18 (12.50%) Analyst
5 16 (11.11%) Scrum Master
5 16 (11.11%) ScrumMaster Project Manager
6 15 (10.42%) Consultant
7 14 (9.72%) Architect
7 14 (9.72%) Data Consultant
7 14 (9.72%) Data Migration Consultant
7 14 (9.72%) Data Migration Lead
7 14 (9.72%) Migration Consultant
8 10 (6.94%) Data Migration Architect
8 10 (6.94%) Migration Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 38 (26.39%) XML
2 26 (18.06%) JSON
3 12 (8.33%) HTML
4 10 (6.94%) RESTful
4 10 (6.94%) XSD
5 7 (4.86%) Flash
6 6 (4.17%) .NET
6 6 (4.17%) ASP.NET
6 6 (4.17%) DHTML
6 6 (4.17%) WPF
7 4 (2.78%) OpenGL
8 2 (1.39%) Web Services
9 1 (0.69%) ADSI
9 1 (0.69%) LDAP
9 1 (0.69%) ODBC
Miscellaneous
1 50 (34.72%) Analytical Skills
2 38 (26.39%) Reference Data
3 9 (6.25%) Video Conferencing
4 6 (4.17%) Driving Licence
5 4 (2.78%) Blackberry
5 4 (2.78%) Self-Motivation
6 2 (1.39%) Data Centre
6 2 (1.39%) e-Health
7 1 (0.69%) Cloud Native
7 1 (0.69%) Clustering
7 1 (0.69%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 19 (13.19%) Windows
2 6 (4.17%) Linux
3 5 (3.47%) Unix
3 5 (3.47%) Windows Server 2003
4 4 (2.78%) Windows 2000
5 2 (1.39%) Windows 7
5 2 (1.39%) Windows Server
5 2 (1.39%) Windows Server 2008
5 2 (1.39%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 73 (50.69%) Migration
2 69 (47.92%) Data Migration
3 53 (36.81%) Agile Software Development
4 50 (34.72%) Problem-Solving
5 47 (32.64%) ETL
6 45 (31.25%) Scaled Agile Framework
7 33 (22.92%) Test Automation
8 31 (21.53%) TDD
9 30 (20.83%) BDD
10 28 (19.44%) Data Mapping
11 24 (16.67%) Data Analysis
11 24 (16.67%) Master Data Management
12 23 (15.97%) Scrum
13 21 (14.58%) Project Management
14 15 (10.42%) PRINCE2
14 15 (10.42%) Time Management
15 13 (9.03%) Change Management
15 13 (9.03%) ITIL
16 11 (7.64%) Customer Requirements
17 10 (6.94%) Reference Data Management
Programming Languages
1 52 (36.11%) C#
2 49 (34.03%) SQL
3 28 (19.44%) PL/SQL
4 22 (15.28%) T-SQL
5 20 (13.89%) C++
6 10 (6.94%) VBA
7 6 (4.17%) Java
7 6 (4.17%) JavaScript
7 6 (4.17%) PHP
7 6 (4.17%) XAML
8 4 (2.78%) C
8 4 (2.78%) Embedded C
8 4 (2.78%) Embedded C++
9 2 (1.39%) PowerShell
10 1 (0.69%) Bash Shell
10 1 (0.69%) Python
10 1 (0.69%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 144 (100.00%) Security Cleared
2 6 (4.17%) Cisco Certification
3 5 (3.47%) CCNA
3 5 (3.47%) Degree
4 4 (2.78%) CCNP
4 4 (2.78%) DV Cleared
4 4 (2.78%) MCP
4 4 (2.78%) Microsoft Certification
5 3 (2.08%) ISEB
5 3 (2.08%) Master's Degree
6 2 (1.39%) CCENT
6 2 (1.39%) ISTQB
6 2 (1.39%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
7 1 (0.69%) CCIE
7 1 (0.69%) CCIE Security
7 1 (0.69%) JNCIA
7 1 (0.69%) JNCIE
7 1 (0.69%) JNCIP
7 1 (0.69%) JNCIS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 52 (36.11%) Data Quality
2 14 (9.72%) SLA
3 5 (3.47%) GDPR
4 1 (0.69%) HMG Security Policy Framework
4 1 (0.69%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 1 (0.69%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
4 1 (0.69%) PCI DSS
4 1 (0.69%) QA
4 1 (0.69%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 11 (7.64%) Active Directory
2 4 (2.78%) VMware Infrastructure
3 3 (2.08%) XenApp
3 3 (2.08%) XenDesktop
4 1 (0.69%) Docker
4 1 (0.69%) Microsoft App-V
4 1 (0.69%) ProxySG
4 1 (0.69%) Virtual Machines
4 1 (0.69%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 4 (2.78%) MAILsweeper
1 4 (2.78%) SCCM
2 3 (2.08%) Data Guard
3 1 (0.69%) Ansible
3 1 (0.69%) Kubernetes
3 1 (0.69%) Opscode Chef
3 1 (0.69%) Puppet
3 1 (0.69%) RSA Security Analytics
3 1 (0.69%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
3 1 (0.69%) Terraform
Vendors
1 36 (25.00%) Oracle
2 31 (21.53%) Microsoft
3 16 (11.11%) Talend
4 10 (6.94%) Cisco
5 8 (5.56%) Juniper
6 4 (2.78%) Citrix
6 4 (2.78%) IronPort
6 4 (2.78%) Sophos
6 4 (2.78%) TOWER Software
6 4 (2.78%) Trend Micro
6 4 (2.78%) VMware
6 4 (2.78%) Xilinx
7 3 (2.08%) Cadence
7 3 (2.08%) Remedy
8 2 (1.39%) CheckPoint
8 2 (1.39%) Google
8 2 (1.39%) McAfee
9 1 (0.69%) F5
9 1 (0.69%) PTC
9 1 (0.69%) Symantec