Period
to 17 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Hertfordshire with a requirement for Security Cleared qualifications. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered over the 6 months to 17 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Security Clearance
East of England > Hertfordshire
6 months to
17 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 105 42 70
Rank change year-on-year -63 +28 -44
Permanent jobs citing Security Cleared 117 255 211
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Hertfordshire 2.67% 5.69% 3.92%
As % of the Qualifications category 10.68% 18.19% 11.98%
Number of salaries quoted 119 171 208
Hertfordshire median annual salary £52,500 £45,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +16.67% -10.00% -23.08%
10th Percentile £22,000 £19,125 £26,250
90th Percentile £80,000 £70,000 £77,500
East of England median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year +5.56% -10.00% -13.04%

Security 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 1096 1402 1762
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Hertfordshire 24.97% 31.29% 32.72%
Number of salaries quoted 909 1099 1431
Hertfordshire median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
10th Percentile £26,250 £25,000 £26,250
90th Percentile £65,000 £66,250 £66,250
East of England median annual salary £45,000 £43,500 £43,000
% change year-on-year +3.45% +1.16% +1.18%

Security Cleared
Job Vacancy Trend in Hertfordshire

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

Job vacancy trend for Security Cleared in Hertfordshire

Security Cleared
Salary Trend in Hertfordshire

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

Salary trend for Security Cleared in Hertfordshire

Security Cleared
Salary Histogram in Hertfordshire

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Security Cleared in Hertfordshire over the 6 months to 17 November 2017.

Salary histogram for Security Cleared in Hertfordshire

Security 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 Security Cleared within the Hertfordshire region over the 6 months to 17 November 2017. 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
Hemel Hempstead -14 46 £65,000 +30.00%
Stevenage -11 34 £45,000 +20.00% 3
Hatfield -10 14 £52,500 +90.91% 2
Watford -11 4 £43,750 -27.08% 2
Letchworth +5 2 £61,750 +41.95%
Cheshunt +2 2 £45,000 -25.00%
Royston +19 1 - -
Welwyn Garden City - 1 £27,500 -
Security Cleared
East of England

For the 6 months to 17 November 2017, IT jobs citing Security 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 Security Cleared.

1 76 (64.96%) SC Cleared
2 33 (28.21%) ITIL
3 29 (24.79%) DV Cleared
4 27 (23.08%) Finance
5 26 (22.22%) SLA
5 26 (22.22%) Microsoft
6 24 (20.51%) Microsoft Office
7 21 (17.95%) Problem Management
8 20 (17.09%) Management Information System
8 20 (17.09%) Service Management
8 20 (17.09%) Cisco Certification
8 20 (17.09%) LAN
8 20 (17.09%) Windows
9 19 (16.24%) Cisco
9 19 (16.24%) HP
10 17 (14.53%) Business Intelligence
10 17 (14.53%) ITSM
10 17 (14.53%) Aerospace
10 17 (14.53%) Spreadsheet
10 17 (14.53%) Proactive Management
11 16 (13.68%) Software Engineering
11 16 (13.68%) Firewall
11 16 (13.68%) Juniper
12 15 (12.82%) Project Management
12 15 (12.82%) Degree
12 15 (12.82%) Data Centre
13 14 (11.97%) Security Architecture
13 14 (11.97%) CCNP
14 13 (11.11%) Telecoms
14 13 (11.11%) Presales

Security 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 2 (1.71%) Apache
1 2 (1.71%) K2 blackpearl
1 2 (1.71%) Tomcat
2 1 (0.85%) JBoss
2 1 (0.85%) OpenStack
2 1 (0.85%) WebLogic
Applications
1 24 (20.51%) Microsoft Office
2 17 (14.53%) Spreadsheet
3 3 (2.56%) Microsoft Excel
4 2 (1.71%) Simulink
5 1 (0.85%) Microsoft Project
5 1 (0.85%) Windchill
Business Applications
1 7 (5.98%) SAP HCM
1 7 (5.98%) SAP S/4HANA
2 1 (0.85%) Primavera
2 1 (0.85%) SAP PS
Cloud Services
1 7 (5.98%) SuccessFactors
2 1 (0.85%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (0.85%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 20 (17.09%) LAN
2 16 (13.68%) Firewall
3 11 (9.40%) WAN
4 10 (8.55%) Cisco ASA
5 9 (7.69%) BGP
6 8 (6.84%) OSPF
7 7 (5.98%) VLAN
8 6 (5.13%) NetScaler
8 6 (5.13%) TACACS
9 5 (4.27%) DNS
9 5 (4.27%) VPN
9 5 (4.27%) Wi-Fi
10 2 (1.71%) Cisco IOS
10 2 (1.71%) Junos
10 2 (1.71%) Software-Defined Networking
10 2 (1.71%) Wireless
11 1 (0.85%) DHCP
11 1 (0.85%) Network Security
11 1 (0.85%) SSH
11 1 (0.85%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (4.27%) SQL Server
2 4 (3.42%) MarkLogic
2 4 (3.42%) NoSQL
3 1 (0.85%) Adabas
3 1 (0.85%) Crystal Reports
3 1 (0.85%) MySQL
3 1 (0.85%) PostgreSQL
3 1 (0.85%) RDBMS
3 1 (0.85%) Relational Database
3 1 (0.85%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 5 (4.27%) Talend Open Studio
2 4 (3.42%) Git (software)
2 4 (3.42%) Team Foundation Server
3 3 (2.56%) JIRA
4 2 (1.71%) JMeter
4 2 (1.71%) LoadRunner
4 2 (1.71%) Rational Rhapsody
4 2 (1.71%) Zephyr
5 1 (0.85%) Jenkins
5 1 (0.85%) JUnit
5 1 (0.85%) LabVIEW
5 1 (0.85%) Selenium
5 1 (0.85%) Subversion
5 1 (0.85%) Visual Studio
General
1 27 (23.08%) Finance
2 17 (14.53%) Aerospace
3 13 (11.11%) Telecoms
4 9 (7.69%) Automotive
4 9 (7.69%) Electronics
5 6 (5.13%) Manufacturing
6 4 (3.42%) Legal
6 4 (3.42%) Retail
7 2 (1.71%) Military
Job Titles
1 24 (20.51%) Analyst
2 17 (14.53%) Administrator
2 17 (14.53%) Consultant
2 17 (14.53%) Service Analyst
3 14 (11.97%) Architect
4 12 (10.26%) Security Architect
5 11 (9.40%) Network Engineer
6 10 (8.55%) Developer
7 9 (7.69%) Support Engineer
8 7 (5.98%) Network Support
8 7 (5.98%) Network Support Engineer
8 7 (5.98%) Project Manager
8 7 (5.98%) SAP Consultant
8 7 (5.98%) SAP HCM Consultant
8 7 (5.98%) Technical Leader
9 6 (5.13%) Applications Developer
9 6 (5.13%) Software Engineer
10 5 (4.27%) Lead Architect
10 5 (4.27%) Senior Consultant
10 5 (4.27%) Technical Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (4.27%) HTML
1 5 (4.27%) JSON
1 5 (4.27%) SOAP
1 5 (4.27%) XML
2 4 (3.42%) REST
2 4 (3.42%) XML Schema
2 4 (3.42%) XSD
2 4 (3.42%) XSLT
3 3 (2.56%) .NET
4 2 (1.71%) .NET Framework
4 2 (1.71%) HTML5
5 1 (0.85%) CSS
5 1 (0.85%) DHTML
5 1 (0.85%) EJB
5 1 (0.85%) Java EE
5 1 (0.85%) JPA
5 1 (0.85%) JSF
5 1 (0.85%) ODBC
5 1 (0.85%) Spring
5 1 (0.85%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 20 (17.09%) Management Information System
2 15 (12.82%) Data Centre
3 10 (8.55%) Computer Science
4 6 (5.13%) Analytical Skills
4 6 (5.13%) CESG
5 4 (3.42%) Enterprise Software
6 3 (2.56%) PKI
7 2 (1.71%) Algorithms
8 1 (0.85%) Cyber Attack
8 1 (0.85%) Cyberthreat
8 1 (0.85%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
8 1 (0.85%) Fintech
8 1 (0.85%) Internet of Things
8 1 (0.85%) PMI
8 1 (0.85%) Private Cloud
8 1 (0.85%) Verilog
8 1 (0.85%) VHDL
Operating Systems
1 20 (17.09%) Windows
2 2 (1.71%) Linux
3 1 (0.85%) AIX
3 1 (0.85%) Solaris
3 1 (0.85%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 33 (28.21%) ITIL
2 21 (17.95%) Problem Management
3 20 (17.09%) Service Management
4 17 (14.53%) Business Intelligence
4 17 (14.53%) ITSM
4 17 (14.53%) Proactive Management
5 16 (13.68%) Software Engineering
6 15 (12.82%) Project Management
7 14 (11.97%) Security Architecture
8 13 (11.11%) Presales
9 11 (9.40%) Customer Requirements
9 11 (9.40%) PRINCE2
10 10 (8.55%) Incident Management
10 10 (8.55%) Mentoring
11 9 (7.69%) Cybersecurity
12 8 (6.84%) Agile Software Development
13 7 (5.98%) Information Assurance
13 7 (5.98%) Penetration Testing
13 7 (5.98%) Threat Modelling
14 6 (5.13%) Service Design
Programming Languages
1 11 (9.40%) C++
2 9 (7.69%) C
3 8 (6.84%) Ada
3 8 (6.84%) SQL
4 7 (5.98%) Java
5 5 (4.27%) JavaScript
6 4 (3.42%) PL/SQL
6 4 (3.42%) SPARQL
6 4 (3.42%) XPath
6 4 (3.42%) XQuery
7 3 (2.56%) C#
8 2 (1.71%) MATLAB
8 2 (1.71%) PHP
9 1 (0.85%) Embedded C
9 1 (0.85%) Embedded C++
9 1 (0.85%) Perl
9 1 (0.85%) Python
9 1 (0.85%) Shell Script
9 1 (0.85%) VB.NET
9 1 (0.85%) XAML
Qualifications
1 76 (64.96%) SC Cleared
2 29 (24.79%) DV Cleared
3 20 (17.09%) Cisco Certification
4 15 (12.82%) Degree
5 14 (11.97%) CCNP
6 9 (7.69%) Computer Science Degree
7 8 (6.84%) JNCIS
8 7 (5.98%) CCNA
8 7 (5.98%) ISTQB
9 6 (5.13%) CCDP
9 6 (5.13%) CCSA
10 5 (4.27%) ISEB
10 5 (4.27%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
11 4 (3.42%) APMP
11 4 (3.42%) BC Cleared
12 3 (2.56%) ACCA
12 3 (2.56%) CESG Certified Professional
12 3 (2.56%) CISM
12 3 (2.56%) CISSP
13 2 (1.71%) CIMA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 26 (22.22%) SLA
2 8 (6.84%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 8 (6.84%) MISRA
3 5 (4.27%) ISO/IEC 20000
4 4 (3.42%) HMG Security Policy Framework
4 4 (3.42%) ISO 9001
5 3 (2.56%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
5 3 (2.56%) PCI DSS
6 1 (0.85%) Data Quality
6 1 (0.85%) Def Stans
6 1 (0.85%) PMO
6 1 (0.85%) QA
System Software
1 6 (5.13%) Firmware
2 3 (2.56%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (1.71%) Active Directory
3 2 (1.71%) VMware ESXi
4 1 (0.85%) VMware NSX
4 1 (0.85%) XenApp
4 1 (0.85%) XenDesktop
4 1 (0.85%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 2 (1.71%) HP Quality Center
2 1 (0.85%) BMC PATROL
Vendors
1 26 (22.22%) Microsoft
2 19 (16.24%) Cisco
2 19 (16.24%) HP
3 16 (13.68%) Juniper
4 8 (6.84%) SAP
5 7 (5.98%) Blue Coat
5 7 (5.98%) Citrix
5 7 (5.98%) F5
6 5 (4.27%) Talend
7 4 (3.42%) CA
8 3 (2.56%) Brocade
8 3 (2.56%) CheckPoint
8 3 (2.56%) Oracle
8 3 (2.56%) VMware
9 2 (1.71%) IBM
10 1 (0.85%) BMC
10 1 (0.85%) Fujitsu
10 1 (0.85%) Meraki
10 1 (0.85%) PTC
10 1 (0.85%) Red Hat