Period
to 23 October 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 23 October 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Security Check (SC) Clearance
East of England > Hertfordshire
6 months to
23 Oct 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 94 136 79
Rank change year-on-year +42 -57 +32
Permanent jobs citing SC Cleared 116 81 155
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Hertfordshire 2.90% 1.90% 3.54%
As % of the Qualifications category 9.95% 7.58% 11.16%
Number of salaries quoted 77 79 87
Hertfordshire median annual salary £60,000 £47,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +26.32% +5.56% -25.00%
10th Percentile £39,300 £22,000 £26,250
90th Percentile £92,500 £80,000 £72,500
East of England median annual salary £60,000 £47,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year +26.32% +11.76% -15.00%

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 1,166 1,069 1,389
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Hertfordshire 29.12% 25.14% 31.74%
Number of salaries quoted 841 881 1,073
Hertfordshire median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.56% - -
10th Percentile £26,250 £27,000 £25,000
90th Percentile £74,750 £65,000 £65,000
East of England median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £43,000
% change year-on-year - +4.65% -

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 23 October 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 23 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
Watford +57 60 £60,000 +23.08%
Stevenage +13 32 £41,250 -5.17% 20
Hemel Hempstead +1 10 - -
Cheshunt +3 6 £45,000 +50.00%
Hatfield -1 6 £25,000 -52.38% 4
SC Cleared
East of England

For the 6 months to 23 October 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.

1 116 (100.00%) Security Cleared
2 58 (50.00%) Migration
3 54 (46.55%) Data Migration
4 48 (41.38%) SQL Server
5 47 (40.52%) Agile Software Development
6 43 (37.07%) C#
7 39 (33.62%) Scaled Agile Framework
8 37 (31.90%) SQL
9 36 (31.03%) Data Quality
10 31 (26.72%) ETL
11 30 (25.86%) Problem-Solving
11 30 (25.86%) Analytical Skills
12 28 (24.14%) Oracle
13 27 (23.28%) PostgreSQL
13 27 (23.28%) XML
13 27 (23.28%) Microsoft
13 27 (23.28%) Reference Data
13 27 (23.28%) JIRA
14 24 (20.69%) TDD
14 24 (20.69%) Scrum
15 23 (19.83%) Test Automation
15 23 (19.83%) BDD
16 22 (18.97%) Project Management
16 22 (18.97%) Microsoft Project
17 21 (18.10%) PL/SQL
17 21 (18.10%) Data Mapping
18 19 (16.38%) Microsoft PowerPoint
18 19 (16.38%) Microsoft Excel
19 16 (13.79%) Time Management
19 16 (13.79%) PRINCE2

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 7 (6.03%) SharePoint
2 3 (2.59%) MS Exchange
3 2 (1.72%) OpenStack
4 1 (0.86%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
4 1 (0.86%) Exchange Server 2000
4 1 (0.86%) Exchange Server 2003
4 1 (0.86%) Exchange Server 2007
4 1 (0.86%) Exchange Server 2010
4 1 (0.86%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 22 (18.97%) Microsoft Project
2 19 (16.38%) Microsoft Excel
2 19 (16.38%) Microsoft PowerPoint
3 12 (10.34%) Microsoft Office
4 1 (0.86%) Windchill
Business Applications
1 6 (5.17%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 9 (7.76%) Amazon AWS
1 9 (7.76%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (1.72%) Google Cloud Platform
3 1 (0.86%) Amazon EC2
3 1 (0.86%) Amazon S3
3 1 (0.86%) AWS CloudFormation
3 1 (0.86%) Azure Active Directory
Communications & Networking
1 4 (3.45%) LAN
1 4 (3.45%) VLAN
2 3 (2.59%) SMS
2 3 (2.59%) VPN
3 2 (1.72%) Cisco IOS
3 2 (1.72%) Cisco Nexus
3 2 (1.72%) Firewall
3 2 (1.72%) NX-OS
3 2 (1.72%) VoIP
3 2 (1.72%) Wireless
4 1 (0.86%) Cisco ASA
4 1 (0.86%) Cisco Firepower
4 1 (0.86%) Cisco ISE
4 1 (0.86%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
4 1 (0.86%) OSPF
4 1 (0.86%) SMTP
4 1 (0.86%) TACACS
4 1 (0.86%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 48 (41.38%) SQL Server
2 27 (23.28%) PostgreSQL
3 15 (12.93%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 9 (7.76%) SQL Server 2016
4 9 (7.76%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 7 (6.03%) Amazon RDS
5 7 (6.03%) Amazon Redshift
5 7 (6.03%) Apache Cassandra
5 7 (6.03%) MariaDB
5 7 (6.03%) MySQL
5 7 (6.03%) Oracle Database
5 7 (6.03%) Oracle Database 10g
5 7 (6.03%) Oracle Database 11g
5 7 (6.03%) Oracle Database 12c
5 7 (6.03%) SQL Server 2008
6 6 (5.17%) RDBMS
6 6 (5.17%) Relational Database
7 1 (0.86%) Big Data
7 1 (0.86%) Data Lake
Development Applications
1 27 (23.28%) JIRA
2 15 (12.93%) Subversion
3 7 (6.03%) Jenkins
4 6 (5.17%) Team Foundation Server
5 2 (1.72%) Zephyr
6 1 (0.86%) InstallShield
6 1 (0.86%) MSI
6 1 (0.86%) Rational DOORS
6 1 (0.86%) Rational Rhapsody
General
1 7 (6.03%) Finance
2 1 (0.86%) Front Office
2 1 (0.86%) Military
Job Titles
1 28 (24.14%) Developer
2 23 (19.83%) Project Manager
3 21 (18.10%) Data Migration Developer
4 17 (14.66%) Analyst
4 17 (14.66%) Scrum Master
4 17 (14.66%) ScrumMaster Project Manager
5 15 (12.93%) ETL Developer
5 15 (12.93%) Oracle Developer
5 15 (12.93%) Oracle ETL Developer
5 15 (12.93%) PostgreSQL Developer
5 15 (12.93%) SQL Developer
5 15 (12.93%) SQL Server Developer
6 12 (10.34%) 1st Line Service Desk Analyst
6 12 (10.34%) IT Analyst
6 12 (10.34%) Service Analyst
6 12 (10.34%) Service Desk Analyst
7 10 (8.62%) Consultant
8 9 (7.76%) Administrator
8 9 (7.76%) Data Consultant
8 9 (7.76%) Migration Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 27 (23.28%) XML
2 15 (12.93%) JSON
3 12 (10.34%) HTML
4 6 (5.17%) .NET
4 6 (5.17%) ASP.NET
4 6 (5.17%) DHTML
4 6 (5.17%) RESTful
4 6 (5.17%) WPF
4 6 (5.17%) XSD
5 3 (2.59%) Flash
6 2 (1.72%) Web Services
7 1 (0.86%) ODBC
Miscellaneous
1 30 (25.86%) Analytical Skills
2 27 (23.28%) Reference Data
3 12 (10.34%) Video Conferencing
4 6 (5.17%) Driving Licence
5 2 (1.72%) Embedded Systems
6 1 (0.86%) Blackberry
6 1 (0.86%) Cloud Native
6 1 (0.86%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 15 (12.93%) Windows
2 8 (6.90%) Linux
3 7 (6.03%) Unix
4 2 (1.72%) Windows 7
5 1 (0.86%) Windows 2000
5 1 (0.86%) Windows Server
5 1 (0.86%) Windows Server 2003
5 1 (0.86%) Windows Server 2008
5 1 (0.86%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 58 (50.00%) Migration
2 54 (46.55%) Data Migration
3 47 (40.52%) Agile Software Development
4 39 (33.62%) Scaled Agile Framework
5 31 (26.72%) ETL
6 30 (25.86%) Problem-Solving
7 24 (20.69%) Scrum
7 24 (20.69%) TDD
8 23 (19.83%) BDD
8 23 (19.83%) Test Automation
9 22 (18.97%) Project Management
10 21 (18.10%) Data Mapping
11 16 (13.79%) PRINCE2
11 16 (13.79%) Time Management
12 15 (12.93%) Data Analysis
12 15 (12.93%) Master Data Management
13 12 (10.34%) ITIL
14 11 (9.48%) Customer Requirements
15 10 (8.62%) Change Management
16 9 (7.76%) Problem Management
Programming Languages
1 43 (37.07%) C#
2 37 (31.90%) SQL
3 21 (18.10%) PL/SQL
4 15 (12.93%) T-SQL
5 10 (8.62%) C++
6 6 (5.17%) Java
6 6 (5.17%) JavaScript
6 6 (5.17%) PHP
6 6 (5.17%) VBA
6 6 (5.17%) XAML
7 2 (1.72%) C
8 1 (0.86%) Bash Shell
8 1 (0.86%) PowerShell
8 1 (0.86%) Python
8 1 (0.86%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 116 (100.00%) Security Cleared
2 7 (6.03%) Degree
3 4 (3.45%) Cisco Certification
3 4 (3.45%) DV Cleared
4 3 (2.59%) CCNA
4 3 (2.59%) ISEB
4 3 (2.59%) Master's Degree
5 2 (1.72%) CCNP
5 2 (1.72%) ISTQB
5 2 (1.72%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
5 2 (1.72%) MCP
6 1 (0.86%) CCENT
6 1 (0.86%) CCIE
6 1 (0.86%) CCIE Security
6 1 (0.86%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 36 (31.03%) Data Quality
2 12 (10.34%) SLA
3 4 (3.45%) GDPR
4 1 (0.86%) HMG Security Policy Framework
4 1 (0.86%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 1 (0.86%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
4 1 (0.86%) PCI DSS
4 1 (0.86%) QA
4 1 (0.86%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 8 (6.90%) Active Directory
2 2 (1.72%) ProxySG
3 1 (0.86%) Docker
3 1 (0.86%) Microsoft App-V
3 1 (0.86%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 4 (3.45%) SCCM
2 1 (0.86%) Ansible
2 1 (0.86%) Kubernetes
2 1 (0.86%) MAILsweeper
2 1 (0.86%) Norton AntiVirus
2 1 (0.86%) Opscode Chef
2 1 (0.86%) Puppet
2 1 (0.86%) RSA Security Analytics
2 1 (0.86%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
2 1 (0.86%) Terraform
Vendors
1 28 (24.14%) Oracle
2 27 (23.28%) Microsoft
3 9 (7.76%) Talend
4 6 (5.17%) Cisco
5 5 (4.31%) Juniper
6 3 (2.59%) Cadence
6 3 (2.59%) Remedy
7 2 (1.72%) Blue Coat
7 2 (1.72%) CheckPoint
7 2 (1.72%) Google
7 2 (1.72%) McAfee
7 2 (1.72%) Sophos
7 2 (1.72%) Symantec
8 1 (0.86%) F5
8 1 (0.86%) IBM
8 1 (0.86%) IronPort
8 1 (0.86%) PTC
8 1 (0.86%) TOWER Software
8 1 (0.86%) Trend Micro
8 1 (0.86%) VMware