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 3 months to 27 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Security Check (SC) Clearance
East of England / Hertfordshire
3 months to
27 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 91 70 67
Rank change year-on-year -21 -3  
Permanent jobs citing SC Cleared 49 94 96
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Hertfordshire 2.22% 3.65% 4.00%
As % of the Qualifications category 8.81% 12.16% 12.70%
Number of salaries quoted 23 49 76
Median salary £45,000 £42,500 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.88% -15.00%  
90% offered a salary of more than £21,200 £32,400 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £58,000 £68,000 £82,500
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year - -5.26%  

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 academic qualifications and professional certifications cited in permanent job vacancies advertised in Hertfordshire.

Academic & Professional Certification
Hertfordshire
Permanent job vacancies requiring academic qualifications or professional certifications 556 773 756
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Hertfordshire 25.19% 30.05% 31.53%
Number of salaries quoted 431 591 576
Median salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.88% -  
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £30,000 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £60,000 £67,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,500

SC Cleared
Job Vacancy Trend in Hertfordshire

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Hertfordshire citing SC Cleared as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the Qualifications category.

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 3 months to 27 March 2017.

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 3 months to 27 March 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Hemel Hempstead -6 14 £45,000 -10.00% 1
Hatfield +33 12 £50,000 -3.84% 1
Cheshunt - 10 £26,000 -
St Albans - 6 £47,500 -
Stevenage -19 5 £42,500 +13.33% 2
Watford -2 2 £60,000 +14.28% 1
SC Cleared
East of England

SC Cleared
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in Hertfordshire

For the 6 months to 27 March 2017, IT jobs citing SC 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 Hertfordshire region with a requirement for SC Cleared.

1 74 (100.00%) Security Cleared
2 38 (51.35%) ITIL
3 32 (43.24%) Microsoft
4 30 (40.54%) Windows
5 24 (32.43%) Active Directory
6 21 (28.38%) Information Security
7 20 (27.03%) DNS
7 20 (27.03%) DHCP
8 18 (24.32%) Cisco
8 18 (24.32%) MCP
8 18 (24.32%) Windows Server
9 17 (22.97%) CISSP
10 16 (21.62%) Office 365
11 15 (20.27%) CESG Certified Professional
11 15 (20.27%) ISO/IEC 27001
11 15 (20.27%) MS Office
12 14 (18.92%) Microsoft Certification
12 14 (18.92%) Service Management
12 14 (18.92%) Firewall
13 13 (17.57%) CISM
13 13 (17.57%) Computacenter
14 12 (16.22%) PowerShell
14 12 (16.22%) VBScript
15 11 (14.86%) SharePoint
15 11 (14.86%) MCSE
16 10 (13.51%) Citrix
16 10 (13.51%) Blackberry
16 10 (13.51%) TCP/IP
16 10 (13.51%) MS Exchange
16 10 (13.51%) VMware

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 11 (14.86%) SharePoint
2 10 (13.51%) MS Exchange
3 9 (12.16%) Skype for Business
4 3 (4.05%) IIS
5 2 (2.70%) Apache
5 2 (2.70%) JBoss
Applications
1 15 (20.27%) MS Office
2 7 (9.46%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 3 (4.05%) SAP BPC
1 3 (4.05%) SAP Forecasting and Replenishment
1 3 (4.05%) SAP MM
1 3 (4.05%) SAP PP
1 3 (4.05%) SAP SCM
Cloud Services
1 16 (21.62%) Office 365
2 8 (10.81%) Cloud Computing
3 1 (1.35%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (1.35%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 20 (27.03%) DHCP
1 20 (27.03%) DNS
2 14 (18.92%) Firewall
3 10 (13.51%) Skype
3 10 (13.51%) TCP/IP
4 4 (5.41%) Cisco ASA
5 3 (4.05%) Network Security
6 2 (2.70%) Broadband
6 2 (2.70%) ISDN
6 2 (2.70%) LAN
6 2 (2.70%) PBX
6 2 (2.70%) VoIP
6 2 (2.70%) VPN
6 2 (2.70%) WAN
6 2 (2.70%) Wireless
7 1 (1.35%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (5.41%) SQL Server
1 4 (5.41%) SQL Server 2008
2 2 (2.70%) Crystal Reports
2 2 (2.70%) MySQL
2 2 (2.70%) OLAP
2 2 (2.70%) OLTP
2 2 (2.70%) RDBMS
2 2 (2.70%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 4 (5.41%) MSI
2 3 (4.05%) Visual Studio
3 2 (2.70%) Rational DOORS
General
1 6 (8.11%) Finance
2 5 (6.76%) Manufacturing
2 5 (6.76%) Telecoms
3 3 (4.05%) Front Office
4 2 (2.70%) Military
5 1 (1.35%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 12 (16.22%) Infrastructure Engineer
1 12 (16.22%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
2 10 (13.51%) Analyst
2 10 (13.51%) Operational Security Manager
2 10 (13.51%) Security Manager
2 10 (13.51%) Security Operations Manager
3 9 (12.16%) IT Engineer
3 9 (12.16%) Support Engineer
4 8 (10.81%) Consultant
5 7 (9.46%) IT Support
5 7 (9.46%) IT Support Engineer
6 6 (8.11%) Help Desk Engineer
6 6 (8.11%) Help Desk Support
6 6 (8.11%) Help Desk Support Engineer
6 6 (8.11%) Incident Analyst
6 6 (8.11%) SIEM Analyst
6 6 (8.11%) SOC Analyst
7 5 (6.76%) 1st Line Engineer
7 5 (6.76%) Security Consultant
8 4 (5.41%) 2nd Line Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (4.05%) .NET
2 2 (2.70%) JSON
2 2 (2.70%) SOAP
2 2 (2.70%) XML
3 1 (1.35%) ASP.NET
3 1 (1.35%) CSS
3 1 (1.35%) HTML
3 1 (1.35%) JavaBeans
3 1 (1.35%) jQuery
3 1 (1.35%) JSF
3 1 (1.35%) RESTful
3 1 (1.35%) Spring
3 1 (1.35%) Struts
3 1 (1.35%) Swing
Miscellaneous
1 10 (13.51%) Blackberry
2 9 (12.16%) Driving Licence
3 8 (10.81%) Management Information System
4 7 (9.46%) CESG
5 4 (5.41%) Client/Server
5 4 (5.41%) Cyberthreat
5 4 (5.41%) Security Operations Centre
6 2 (2.70%) e-Health
6 2 (2.70%) Handset
7 1 (1.35%) CESG CLAS
7 1 (1.35%) Cyber Attack
7 1 (1.35%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
7 1 (1.35%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 30 (40.54%) Windows
2 18 (24.32%) Windows Server
3 6 (8.11%) Windows 10
3 6 (8.11%) Windows 7
4 2 (2.70%) Windows Server 2003
4 2 (2.70%) Windows Server 2008
4 2 (2.70%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 38 (51.35%) ITIL
2 21 (28.38%) Information Security
3 14 (18.92%) Service Management
4 10 (13.51%) Change Management
5 9 (12.16%) Incident Management
5 9 (12.16%) Risk Management
5 9 (12.16%) Security Management
6 7 (9.46%) SIEM
7 6 (8.11%) Customer Requirements
7 6 (8.11%) Information Assurance
7 6 (8.11%) Problem Management
7 6 (8.11%) Security Operations
8 5 (6.76%) Presales
9 4 (5.41%) Application Packaging
9 4 (5.41%) Business Continuity
9 4 (5.41%) Domain Models
9 4 (5.41%) Information Management
9 4 (5.41%) Internal Audit
9 4 (5.41%) Stakeholder Management
9 4 (5.41%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 12 (16.22%) PowerShell
1 12 (16.22%) VBScript
2 8 (10.81%) VB
3 7 (9.46%) C
4 3 (4.05%) SQL
5 2 (2.70%) C#
5 2 (2.70%) Java
5 2 (2.70%) PHP
5 2 (2.70%) VB.NET
6 1 (1.35%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 74 (100.00%) Security Cleared
2 18 (24.32%) MCP
3 17 (22.97%) CISSP
4 15 (20.27%) CESG Certified Professional
5 14 (18.92%) Microsoft Certification
6 13 (17.57%) CISM
7 11 (14.86%) MCSE
8 9 (12.16%) CISA
9 8 (10.81%) SANS
10 7 (9.46%) MCSA
11 6 (8.11%) CEH
11 6 (8.11%) Cisco Certification
11 6 (8.11%) CRISC
12 4 (5.41%) CCDP
12 4 (5.41%) CCIE
12 4 (5.41%) CCNP
12 4 (5.41%) CCSE
13 3 (4.05%) CLAS
14 2 (2.70%) CCNA
14 2 (2.70%) DBS Check
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 15 (20.27%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 6 (8.11%) PCI DSS
3 4 (5.41%) GPG13
3 4 (5.41%) HMG Security Policy Framework
3 4 (5.41%) ISO 9001
4 2 (2.70%) Data Quality
4 2 (2.70%) ISAE 3402
4 2 (2.70%) JSP 440
4 2 (2.70%) RMADS
4 2 (2.70%) SLA
5 1 (1.35%) QA
System Software
1 24 (32.43%) Active Directory
2 10 (13.51%) VMware Infrastructure
3 8 (10.81%) Forefront TMG
3 8 (10.81%) vSphere
3 8 (10.81%) XenApp
3 8 (10.81%) XenDesktop
4 4 (5.41%) Microsoft App-V
Systems Management
1 7 (9.46%) SCCM
2 4 (5.41%) BladeLogic
2 4 (5.41%) Microsoft Intune
2 4 (5.41%) SCOrch
Vendors
1 32 (43.24%) Microsoft
2 18 (24.32%) Cisco
3 13 (17.57%) Computacenter
4 10 (13.51%) Citrix
4 10 (13.51%) VMware
5 6 (8.11%) AlienVault
5 6 (8.11%) LogLogic
5 6 (8.11%) LogRhythm
6 4 (5.41%) BMC
6 4 (5.41%) CheckPoint
6 4 (5.41%) Sourcefire
7 3 (4.05%) SAP
8 2 (2.70%) Becrypt
8 2 (2.70%) Juniper
9 1 (1.35%) Altera
9 1 (1.35%) Mentor Graphics
9 1 (1.35%) NetWitness
9 1 (1.35%) Symantec
9 1 (1.35%) Xilinx
Hemel Hempstead, Hertfordshire
Polar Recruitment
Salary: £1 - £999999 per annum + Salary Negotiable + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Waltham Cross, Hertfordshire
Latcom Ltd
Salary: From £20,000 to £20,000 per annum + On-call Allowance + Good Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Stevenage, Hertfordshire
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £45,000 - £60,000
Posted: 4 days ago
Hatfield
Computacenter
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 18 days ago
Watford
Nigel Frank International
Salary: £60000 - £80000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 20 days ago