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 25 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Security Check (SC) Clearance
East of England / Hertfordshire
3 months to
25 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 108 52 53
Rank change year-on-year -56 +1  
Permanent jobs citing SC Cleared 41 102 147
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Hertfordshire 1.97% 4.49% 5.11%
As % of the Qualifications category 6.80% 13.32% 14.67%
Number of salaries quoted 29 59 129
Median salary £47,500 £40,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +18.75% -20.00%  
90% offered a salary of more than £28,000 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £70,000 £75,000
UK excluding London median 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 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 603 766 1002
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Hertfordshire 28.96% 33.74% 34.83%
Number of salaries quoted 484 620 806
Median salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.55% -  
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £27,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £60,000 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,000
% change year-on-year - +1.19%  

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 25 June 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 25 June 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
Hatfield +5 9 £70,000 - 5
St Albans +1 5 £47,500 -32.14%
Stevenage -6 5 £19,000 -49.33% 1
Cheshunt - 5 £30,000 -
Letchworth - 4 £43,500 -
Watford -13 2 £48,750 -27.77%
Hemel Hempstead -19 2 £50,000 +25.00% 2
Hoddesdon - 1 - -
SC Cleared
East of England

For the 6 months to 25 June 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 89 (100.00%) Security Cleared
2 46 (51.69%) ITIL
3 32 (35.96%) Microsoft
4 25 (28.09%) Information Security
5 23 (25.84%) Windows
6 22 (24.72%) Active Directory
6 22 (24.72%) ISO/IEC 27001
7 21 (23.60%) CISSP
7 21 (23.60%) MCP
8 20 (22.47%) DNS
9 19 (21.35%) DHCP
10 17 (19.10%) Service Management
10 17 (19.10%) CISM
10 17 (19.10%) CESG Certified Professional
11 15 (16.85%) Office 365
12 14 (15.73%) Windows Server
12 14 (15.73%) Finance
13 13 (14.61%) CISA
13 13 (14.61%) Firewall
13 13 (14.61%) Security Management
13 13 (14.61%) Microsoft Certification
13 13 (14.61%) Cisco
14 12 (13.48%) MCSE
14 12 (13.48%) Change Management
14 12 (13.48%) Computacenter
14 12 (13.48%) SANS
15 11 (12.36%) Incident Management
15 11 (12.36%) SIEM
15 11 (12.36%) Microsoft Office
16 10 (11.24%) VBScript

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 9 (10.11%) SharePoint
2 7 (7.87%) Skype for Business
3 6 (6.74%) MS Exchange
4 5 (5.62%) Tomcat
5 4 (4.49%) Apache
6 3 (3.37%) JBoss
7 1 (1.12%) WebLogic
Applications
1 11 (12.36%) Microsoft Office
2 3 (3.37%) Simulink
Cloud Services
1 15 (16.85%) Office 365
2 8 (8.99%) Cloud Computing
3 1 (1.12%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (1.12%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 20 (22.47%) DNS
2 19 (21.35%) DHCP
3 13 (14.61%) Firewall
4 10 (11.24%) TCP/IP
5 8 (8.99%) Skype
6 4 (4.49%) Cisco ASA
7 2 (2.25%) PBX
7 2 (2.25%) VoIP
8 1 (1.12%) Cisco Nexus
8 1 (1.12%) LDAP
8 1 (1.12%) Network Security
8 1 (1.12%) Software-Defined Networking
8 1 (1.12%) SSH
8 1 (1.12%) SSL
8 1 (1.12%) Wi-Fi
8 1 (1.12%) Wireless
8 1 (1.12%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (7.87%) SQL Server
2 4 (4.49%) RDBMS
2 4 (4.49%) Relational Database
3 3 (3.37%) Crystal Reports
3 3 (3.37%) MySQL
4 2 (2.25%) OLAP
4 2 (2.25%) OLTP
4 2 (2.25%) PostgreSQL
5 1 (1.12%) GIS
5 1 (1.12%) SQL Server 2008
5 1 (1.12%) SQLite
Development Applications
1 4 (4.49%) JIRA
1 4 (4.49%) JUnit
1 4 (4.49%) MSI
1 4 (4.49%) Selenium
1 4 (4.49%) Visual Studio
2 3 (3.37%) Rational Rhapsody
3 1 (1.12%) Jenkins
3 1 (1.12%) LabVIEW
3 1 (1.12%) Subversion
General
1 14 (15.73%) Finance
2 4 (4.49%) Aerospace
2 4 (4.49%) Electronics
2 4 (4.49%) Manufacturing
2 4 (4.49%) Telecoms
3 3 (3.37%) Automotive
3 3 (3.37%) Legal
3 3 (3.37%) Retail
4 1 (1.12%) Front Office
Job Titles
1 13 (14.61%) Analyst
2 11 (12.36%) Support Engineer
3 10 (11.24%) Incident Analyst
3 10 (11.24%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 10 (11.24%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
3 10 (11.24%) SIEM Analyst
3 10 (11.24%) SOC Analyst
4 9 (10.11%) Consultant
5 8 (8.99%) IT Engineer
5 8 (8.99%) IT Support
5 8 (8.99%) IT Support Engineer
6 7 (7.87%) 1st Line Support
6 7 (7.87%) Auditor
6 7 (7.87%) Help Desk Engineer
6 7 (7.87%) Help Desk Support
6 7 (7.87%) Help Desk Support Engineer
6 7 (7.87%) Security Consultant
7 6 (6.74%) Security Manager
7 6 (6.74%) Senior Auditor
7 6 (6.74%) Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (6.74%) Spring
2 4 (4.49%) .NET
2 4 (4.49%) CSS
2 4 (4.49%) HTML
3 3 (3.37%) JSON
3 3 (3.37%) SOAP
3 3 (3.37%) XML
4 2 (2.25%) RESTful
4 2 (2.25%) Struts
4 2 (2.25%) Web Services
4 2 (2.25%) WPF
5 1 (1.12%) .NET Framework
5 1 (1.12%) JavaBeans
5 1 (1.12%) JSF
5 1 (1.12%) Middleware
5 1 (1.12%) Swing
Miscellaneous
1 7 (7.87%) Computer Science
1 7 (7.87%) Driving Licence
1 7 (7.87%) Management Information System
2 6 (6.74%) Blackberry
3 5 (5.62%) CESG
3 5 (5.62%) Data Centre
4 3 (3.37%) Analytical Skills
5 2 (2.25%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
6 1 (1.12%) CESG CLAS
6 1 (1.12%) Cyber Attack
6 1 (1.12%) Fintech
6 1 (1.12%) PKI
6 1 (1.12%) Social Media
6 1 (1.12%) Verilog
6 1 (1.12%) VHDL
Operating Systems
1 23 (25.84%) Windows
2 14 (15.73%) Windows Server
3 7 (7.87%) Windows 10
3 7 (7.87%) Windows 7
4 1 (1.12%) AIX
4 1 (1.12%) Solaris
4 1 (1.12%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 46 (51.69%) ITIL
2 25 (28.09%) Information Security
3 17 (19.10%) Service Management
4 13 (14.61%) Security Management
5 12 (13.48%) Change Management
6 11 (12.36%) Incident Management
6 11 (12.36%) SIEM
7 10 (11.24%) Problem Management
7 10 (11.24%) Software Engineering
8 9 (10.11%) Customer Requirements
8 9 (10.11%) Presales
9 8 (8.99%) Continuous Improvement
9 8 (8.99%) Internal Audit
9 8 (8.99%) Risk Management
10 6 (6.74%) Data Protection
10 6 (6.74%) Information Assurance
10 6 (6.74%) PRINCE2
10 6 (6.74%) SDLC
11 5 (5.62%) Information Security Management
11 5 (5.62%) Security Operations
Programming Languages
1 10 (11.24%) PowerShell
1 10 (11.24%) VBScript
2 8 (8.99%) C
2 8 (8.99%) Java
3 7 (7.87%) SQL
4 6 (6.74%) C#
4 6 (6.74%) C++
4 6 (6.74%) VB
5 5 (5.62%) Ada
6 4 (4.49%) JavaScript
6 4 (4.49%) PHP
7 3 (3.37%) MATLAB
7 3 (3.37%) VB.NET
8 2 (2.25%) XAML
9 1 (1.12%) Bourne shell
9 1 (1.12%) C-shell
9 1 (1.12%) Embedded C
9 1 (1.12%) Embedded C++
9 1 (1.12%) Python
9 1 (1.12%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 89 (100.00%) Security Cleared
2 21 (23.60%) CISSP
2 21 (23.60%) MCP
3 17 (19.10%) CESG Certified Professional
3 17 (19.10%) CISM
4 13 (14.61%) CISA
4 13 (14.61%) Microsoft Certification
5 12 (13.48%) MCSE
5 12 (13.48%) SANS
6 10 (11.24%) CEH
6 10 (11.24%) CRISC
6 10 (11.24%) Degree
7 8 (8.99%) MCSA
8 5 (5.62%) CCIE
8 5 (5.62%) CCNP
8 5 (5.62%) CCSE
8 5 (5.62%) Cisco Certification
9 4 (4.49%) CCDP
10 3 (3.37%) APMP
10 3 (3.37%) Computer Science Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 22 (24.72%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 9 (10.11%) ISO/IEC 20000
2 9 (10.11%) PCI DSS
3 7 (7.87%) HMG Security Policy Framework
3 7 (7.87%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
4 6 (6.74%) ISO 9001
5 4 (4.49%) GPG13
6 3 (3.37%) MISRA
6 3 (3.37%) RMADS
7 2 (2.25%) ISAE 3402
7 2 (2.25%) JSP 440
7 2 (2.25%) SLA
8 1 (1.12%) Def Stans
8 1 (1.12%) QA
System Software
1 22 (24.72%) Active Directory
2 7 (7.87%) VMware Infrastructure
3 6 (6.74%) Forefront TMG
3 6 (6.74%) vSphere
3 6 (6.74%) XenApp
3 6 (6.74%) XenDesktop
4 4 (4.49%) Microsoft App-V
5 1 (1.12%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 5 (5.62%) SCCM
2 4 (4.49%) BladeLogic
2 4 (4.49%) Microsoft Intune
2 4 (4.49%) SCOrch
3 1 (1.12%) BMC PATROL
Vendors
1 32 (35.96%) Microsoft
2 13 (14.61%) Cisco
3 12 (13.48%) Computacenter
4 10 (11.24%) AlienVault
4 10 (11.24%) LogLogic
4 10 (11.24%) LogRhythm
5 7 (7.87%) VMware
6 6 (6.74%) Citrix
7 5 (5.62%) BMC
7 5 (5.62%) CheckPoint
7 5 (5.62%) Oracle
8 4 (4.49%) Sourcefire
9 3 (3.37%) IBM
10 2 (2.25%) Aruba
10 2 (2.25%) HP
10 2 (2.25%) Meraki
11 1 (1.12%) Extreme Networks
11 1 (1.12%) F5
11 1 (1.12%) NetWitness
11 1 (1.12%) VocaLink
Hemel Hempstead, Hertfordshire
Polar Recruitment
Salary: £70000 - £80000 per annum + + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Hatfield, Hertfordshire
Hays Talent Solutions
Salary: £65000.00 - £75000.00 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 16 days ago
Hatfield, Hertfordshire
Computacenter
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 24 days ago
Hatfield, Hertfordshire
Computacenter
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 24 days ago
Hemel Hempstead
Bluetown Online LTD
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 17 days ago
Hatfield, Hertfordshire
Computacenter
Salary: Benefits
Posted: 16 days ago