Period
to 21 April 2019

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 21 April 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Security Check (SC) Clearance
East of England > Hertfordshire
6 months to
21 Apr 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 61 121 140
Rank change year-on-year +60 +19 -64
Permanent jobs citing SC Cleared 131 111 72
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Hertfordshire 4.16% 2.24% 1.63%
As % of the Qualifications category 14.32% 9.11% 6.06%
Number of salaries quoted 94 84 34
Hertfordshire median annual salary £53,250 £47,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +12.11% +5.56% +12.50%
10th Percentile £25,250 £36,625 £20,188
90th Percentile £92,500 £68,550 £57,500
East of England median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000

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 915 1,218 1,188
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Hertfordshire 29.06% 24.61% 26.88%
Number of salaries quoted 648 991 943
Hertfordshire median annual salary £45,000 £50,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -10.00% +11.11% -
10th Percentile £25,500 £25,000 £25,500
90th Percentile £75,000 £67,500 £65,000
East of England median annual salary £45,000 £46,056 £44,000
% change year-on-year -2.29% +4.67% +3.53%

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 21 April 2019.

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 21 April 2019. 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 +39 53 £65,000 +23.81%
Cheshunt 0 28 £25,000 -44.44%
Stevenage -11 19 £42,500 -19.81% 5
Hemel Hempstead +26 17 £31,500 -37.00% 2
St Albans +38 5 £35,000 -10.26% 1
Hatfield +21 1 £42,500 -34.62%
SC Cleared
East of England

For the 6 months to 21 April 2019, 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.

1 131 (100.00%) Security Cleared
2 69 (52.67%) Problem-Solving
3 62 (47.33%) Analytical Skills
4 47 (35.88%) Data Quality
5 38 (29.01%) Data Migration
5 38 (29.01%) Migration
6 37 (28.24%) SQL Server
6 37 (28.24%) ETL
6 37 (28.24%) Agile Software Development
7 36 (27.48%) SQL
8 32 (24.43%) Oracle
9 29 (22.14%) Windows
9 29 (22.14%) Microsoft
9 29 (22.14%) Data Analysis
10 28 (21.37%) T-SQL
11 27 (20.61%) C++
12 23 (17.56%) C#
12 23 (17.56%) XML
12 23 (17.56%) Software Engineering
12 23 (17.56%) Test Automation
12 23 (17.56%) JSON
13 22 (16.79%) Reference Data
13 22 (16.79%) PostgreSQL
13 22 (16.79%) SQL Server 2016
14 21 (16.03%) Cisco
15 20 (15.27%) JIRA
16 19 (14.50%) Subversion
16 19 (14.50%) Master Data Management
17 18 (13.74%) Talend
17 18 (13.74%) BDD

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 (7.63%) MS Exchange
2 6 (4.58%) Exchange Server 2010
2 6 (4.58%) Exchange Server 2013
2 6 (4.58%) SharePoint
3 5 (3.82%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
3 5 (3.82%) Exchange Server 2000
3 5 (3.82%) Exchange Server 2003
3 5 (3.82%) Exchange Server 2007
4 4 (3.05%) IIS
4 4 (3.05%) Tomcat
5 1 (0.76%) Apache
5 1 (0.76%) nginx
5 1 (0.76%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 15 (11.45%) Microsoft Excel
2 2 (1.53%) Microsoft Office
3 1 (0.76%) Microsoft Project
Business Applications
1 1 (0.76%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 6 (4.58%) Office 365
2 4 (3.05%) Amazon AWS
3 3 (2.29%) Microsoft Azure
4 1 (0.76%) Amazon CloudWatch
4 1 (0.76%) AWS CloudFormation
4 1 (0.76%) Datadog
4 1 (0.76%) Google Cloud Platform
Communications & Networking
1 15 (11.45%) TCP/IP
2 12 (9.16%) WAN
3 10 (7.63%) Firewall
3 10 (7.63%) LAN
4 6 (4.58%) BGP
4 6 (4.58%) Internet
4 6 (4.58%) OSPF
4 6 (4.58%) SMTP
4 6 (4.58%) VLAN
5 5 (3.82%) BIG-IP
5 5 (3.82%) EIGRP
5 5 (3.82%) IP Telephony
5 5 (3.82%) Remote Desktop
6 4 (3.05%) NAS
6 4 (3.05%) SAN
7 3 (2.29%) DNS
7 3 (2.29%) VPN
8 2 (1.53%) DHCP
8 2 (1.53%) MPLS
8 2 (1.53%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 37 (28.24%) SQL Server
2 22 (16.79%) PostgreSQL
2 22 (16.79%) SQL Server 2016
3 18 (13.74%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 18 (13.74%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 2 (1.53%) Cognos Impromptu
5 1 (0.76%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 20 (15.27%) JIRA
2 19 (14.50%) Subversion
3 12 (9.16%) Visual Studio
4 10 (7.63%) Eclipse
5 2 (1.53%) Selenium
5 2 (1.53%) WebDriver
6 1 (0.76%) Atlassian Bamboo
6 1 (0.76%) Git (software)
6 1 (0.76%) Jenkins
6 1 (0.76%) MSI
6 1 (0.76%) Team Foundation Server
6 1 (0.76%) Travis CI
6 1 (0.76%) Vagrant
General
1 7 (5.34%) Electronics
2 5 (3.82%) Military
3 4 (3.05%) Finance
3 4 (3.05%) Manufacturing
3 4 (3.05%) Telecoms
4 2 (1.53%) Games
4 2 (1.53%) Marketing
5 1 (0.76%) Aerospace
5 1 (0.76%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 23 (17.56%) Software Engineer
2 21 (16.03%) Analyst
3 19 (14.50%) Developer
4 18 (13.74%) Data Migration Developer
4 18 (13.74%) ETL Developer
4 18 (13.74%) Oracle Developer
4 18 (13.74%) Oracle ETL Developer
4 18 (13.74%) PostgreSQL Developer
4 18 (13.74%) SQL Developer
4 18 (13.74%) SQL Server Developer
5 15 (11.45%) Consultant
5 15 (11.45%) Data Consultant
5 15 (11.45%) Data Migration Consultant
5 15 (11.45%) Data Migration Lead
5 15 (11.45%) Migration Consultant
6 12 (9.16%) C++ Software Engineer
6 12 (9.16%) Network Engineer
7 11 (8.40%) Architect
7 11 (8.40%) Embedded Engineer
7 11 (8.40%) Embedded Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 23 (17.56%) JSON
1 23 (17.56%) XML
2 12 (9.16%) OpenGL
3 11 (8.40%) Flash
4 10 (7.63%) ODBC
5 5 (3.82%) MFC
6 4 (3.05%) RESTful
6 4 (3.05%) XSD
7 2 (1.53%) HTML
8 1 (0.76%) .NET
8 1 (0.76%) AngularJS
8 1 (0.76%) ASP.NET
8 1 (0.76%) CSS3
8 1 (0.76%) Elastic Stack
8 1 (0.76%) Highcharts JS
8 1 (0.76%) HTML5
8 1 (0.76%) LEMP Stack
8 1 (0.76%) Node.js
8 1 (0.76%) OpenVZ
8 1 (0.76%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 62 (47.33%) Analytical Skills
2 22 (16.79%) Reference Data
3 16 (12.21%) Driving Licence
3 16 (12.21%) Self-Motivation
4 10 (7.63%) Data Centre
5 5 (3.82%) Blackberry
6 4 (3.05%) Management Information System
7 2 (1.53%) e-Health
8 1 (0.76%) CAN bus
8 1 (0.76%) CCTV
8 1 (0.76%) Clustering
8 1 (0.76%) Cyberthreat
8 1 (0.76%) e-Learning
8 1 (0.76%) Linux Command Line
8 1 (0.76%) PKI
8 1 (0.76%) PMI
8 1 (0.76%) Social Network
8 1 (0.76%) Video Conferencing
8 1 (0.76%) Xbox
Operating Systems
1 29 (22.14%) Windows
2 11 (8.40%) Windows Server
3 6 (4.58%) Windows Server 2003
4 5 (3.82%) Windows 2000
5 3 (2.29%) Linux
5 3 (2.29%) Windows Server 2008
6 2 (1.53%) CentOS
6 2 (1.53%) Ubuntu
6 2 (1.53%) Windows 10
6 2 (1.53%) Windows 7
6 2 (1.53%) Windows Server 2012
7 1 (0.76%) DC/OS
7 1 (0.76%) Debian
7 1 (0.76%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 1 (0.76%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 69 (52.67%) Problem-Solving
2 38 (29.01%) Data Migration
2 38 (29.01%) Migration
3 37 (28.24%) Agile Software Development
3 37 (28.24%) ETL
4 29 (22.14%) Data Analysis
5 23 (17.56%) Software Engineering
5 23 (17.56%) Test Automation
6 19 (14.50%) Master Data Management
7 18 (13.74%) BDD
7 18 (13.74%) Data Mapping
7 18 (13.74%) Scaled Agile Framework
7 18 (13.74%) TDD
8 16 (12.21%) PRINCE2
9 15 (11.45%) Computer Science
10 14 (10.69%) Waterfall
11 13 (9.92%) ITIL
12 11 (8.40%) Defect Tracking
13 10 (7.63%) Mathematics
14 7 (5.34%) Network Management
Programming Languages
1 36 (27.48%) SQL
2 28 (21.37%) T-SQL
3 27 (20.61%) C++
4 23 (17.56%) C#
5 18 (13.74%) PL/SQL
6 14 (10.69%) VBA
7 11 (8.40%) C
7 11 (8.40%) Embedded C
7 11 (8.40%) Embedded C++
8 7 (5.34%) PowerShell
9 2 (1.53%) JavaScript
10 1 (0.76%) PHP
10 1 (0.76%) Python
10 1 (0.76%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 131 (100.00%) Security Cleared
2 15 (11.45%) Degree
3 11 (8.40%) Microsoft Certification
4 10 (7.63%) CCNA
4 10 (7.63%) Cisco Certification
5 9 (6.87%) CCNP
6 7 (5.34%) MCP
7 6 (4.58%) MCSE
8 5 (3.82%) MCSA
9 2 (1.53%) ISEB
10 1 (0.76%) CCENT
10 1 (0.76%) DV Cleared
10 1 (0.76%) JNCIA
10 1 (0.76%) JNCIE
10 1 (0.76%) JNCIP
10 1 (0.76%) JNCIS
10 1 (0.76%) MCTS
10 1 (0.76%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 47 (35.88%) Data Quality
2 6 (4.58%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 6 (4.58%) SLA
3 5 (3.82%) Cyber Essentials
3 5 (3.82%) Cyber Essentials PLUS
3 5 (3.82%) PMO
4 3 (2.29%) QA
5 2 (1.53%) GDPR
System Software
1 8 (6.11%) Active Directory
2 7 (5.34%) Hyper-V
2 7 (5.34%) VMware Infrastructure
3 4 (3.05%) XenApp
3 4 (3.05%) XenDesktop
4 3 (2.29%) Virtual Machines
5 2 (1.53%) VMware ESXi
5 2 (1.53%) VMware NSX
6 1 (0.76%) Docker
6 1 (0.76%) Microsoft App-V
6 1 (0.76%) VirtualBox
Systems Management
1 6 (4.58%) SCCM
2 5 (3.82%) MAILsweeper
2 5 (3.82%) SCVMM
3 4 (3.05%) Data Guard
4 2 (1.53%) Cisco CUCM
5 1 (0.76%) Ansible
5 1 (0.76%) BladeLogic
5 1 (0.76%) Docker Swarm
5 1 (0.76%) Kubernetes
5 1 (0.76%) Microsoft Intune
5 1 (0.76%) Nagios
5 1 (0.76%) Norton AntiVirus
5 1 (0.76%) Opscode Chef
5 1 (0.76%) Packer
5 1 (0.76%) Puppet
5 1 (0.76%) SCOrch
5 1 (0.76%) Terraform
Vendors
1 32 (24.43%) Oracle
2 29 (22.14%) Microsoft
3 21 (16.03%) Cisco
4 18 (13.74%) Talend
5 13 (9.92%) VMware
6 11 (8.40%) Xilinx
7 7 (5.34%) Juniper
8 6 (4.58%) Aruba
8 6 (4.58%) Sophos
9 5 (3.82%) Citrix
9 5 (3.82%) F5
9 5 (3.82%) HP
9 5 (3.82%) IronPort
9 5 (3.82%) Mitel
9 5 (3.82%) TOWER Software
9 5 (3.82%) Trend Micro
10 3 (2.29%) Meraki
11 2 (1.53%) Brocade
11 2 (1.53%) McAfee
11 2 (1.53%) SAP