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 3 months to 30 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Security Clearance
East of England / Hertfordshire
3 months to
30 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 70 54 63
Rank change year-on-year -16 +9  
Permanent jobs citing Security Cleared 77 115 112
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Hertfordshire 3.46% 4.39% 4.62%
As % of the Qualifications category 13.87% 14.30% 14.40%
Number of salaries quoted 49 62 90
Median salary £47,500 £42,500 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +11.76% -10.52%  
90% offered a salary of more than £24,500 £32,050 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £56,000 £67,500 £80,250
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £46,500
% change year-on-year - -3.22%  

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 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 555 804 778
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Hertfordshire 24.93% 30.69% 32.12%
Number of salaries quoted 434 621 594
Median salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.88% -  
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £30,000 £26,998
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £60,000 £67,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,500

Security Cleared
Job Vacancy Trend in Hertfordshire

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

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 3 months to 30 March 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 3 months to 30 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 -7 24 £50,000 +5.26% 1
Cheshunt - 16 £25,000 -
Hatfield +34 13 £50,000 -3.84% 3
St Albans -8 6 £47,500 +79.24%
Stevenage -18 5 £42,500 +13.33%
Watford -8 3 £60,000 +33.33% 1
Royston +8 2 £65,000 +52.94%
Welwyn Garden City - 2 £55,000 -
Letchworth - 2 £42,500 -
Security Cleared
East of England

For the 6 months to 30 March 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 72 (52.94%) SC Cleared
2 45 (33.09%) ITIL
3 42 (30.88%) Windows
4 36 (26.47%) Active Directory
5 34 (25.00%) Microsoft
6 33 (24.26%) BC Cleared
7 32 (23.53%) SLA
8 31 (22.79%) Firewall
9 29 (21.32%) MCP
10 25 (18.38%) Incident Management
11 23 (16.91%) MS Office
11 23 (16.91%) Cisco
11 23 (16.91%) Cisco Certification
12 21 (15.44%) Information Security
12 21 (15.44%) Problem Management
12 21 (15.44%) Telecoms
12 21 (15.44%) DNS
12 21 (15.44%) DHCP
13 19 (13.97%) MS Exchange
13 19 (13.97%) CCNA
14 18 (13.24%) WAN
14 18 (13.24%) LAN
15 17 (12.50%) CISSP
15 17 (12.50%) Office 365
15 17 (12.50%) Windows Server
16 16 (11.76%) Change Control
16 16 (11.76%) ISO/IEC 27001
17 15 (11.03%) Degree
17 15 (11.03%) Software Engineering
17 15 (11.03%) Asset Management

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 19 (13.97%) MS Exchange
2 10 (7.35%) SharePoint
3 9 (6.62%) Skype for Business
4 2 (1.47%) Apache
4 2 (1.47%) JBoss
5 1 (0.74%) IIS
Applications
1 23 (16.91%) MS Office
2 8 (5.88%) MS Excel
3 2 (1.47%) MS Project
3 2 (1.47%) Simulink
Business Applications
1 2 (1.47%) Oracle ERP
1 2 (1.47%) SAP BPC
1 2 (1.47%) SAP Forecasting and Replenishment
1 2 (1.47%) SAP MM
1 2 (1.47%) SAP PP
1 2 (1.47%) SAP SCM
Cloud Services
1 17 (12.50%) Office 365
2 8 (5.88%) Cloud Computing
3 3 (2.21%) Amazon AWS
3 3 (2.21%) Microsoft Azure
4 2 (1.47%) IBM Cloud
4 2 (1.47%) SoftLayer
5 1 (0.74%) Taleo
Communications & Networking
1 31 (22.79%) Firewall
2 21 (15.44%) DHCP
2 21 (15.44%) DNS
3 18 (13.24%) LAN
3 18 (13.24%) WAN
4 15 (11.03%) Wi-Fi
5 12 (8.82%) TCP/IP
6 10 (7.35%) Skype
7 5 (3.68%) Cisco ASA
8 3 (2.21%) Cisco IPT
8 3 (2.21%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
8 3 (2.21%) Network Security
8 3 (2.21%) VPN
9 2 (1.47%) Broadband
9 2 (1.47%) ISDN
9 2 (1.47%) MPLS
9 2 (1.47%) PBX
9 2 (1.47%) VoIP
9 2 (1.47%) Wireless
10 1 (0.74%) Frame Relay
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (1.47%) Crystal Reports
1 2 (1.47%) MySQL
1 2 (1.47%) OLAP
1 2 (1.47%) OLTP
1 2 (1.47%) RDBMS
1 2 (1.47%) Relational Database
1 2 (1.47%) SQL Server
1 2 (1.47%) SQL Server 2008
2 1 (0.74%) Adabas
Development Applications
1 4 (2.94%) MSI
2 2 (1.47%) Rational DOORS
2 2 (1.47%) Visual Studio
3 1 (0.74%) Rational Rhapsody
3 1 (0.74%) Talend Open Studio
General
1 21 (15.44%) Telecoms
2 10 (7.35%) Electronics
2 10 (7.35%) Finance
2 10 (7.35%) Manufacturing
3 3 (2.21%) Front Office
3 3 (2.21%) Military
4 1 (0.74%) Aerospace
4 1 (0.74%) Automotive
4 1 (0.74%) Local Government
4 1 (0.74%) Retail
Job Titles
1 22 (16.18%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 16 (11.76%) Analyst
2 16 (11.76%) Network Engineer
3 12 (8.82%) IT Engineer
3 12 (8.82%) Lead Network Engineer
3 12 (8.82%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
3 12 (8.82%) Senior Network Engineer
4 11 (8.09%) Consultant
4 11 (8.09%) Support Engineer
5 10 (7.35%) Operational Security Manager
5 10 (7.35%) Security Manager
5 10 (7.35%) Security Operations Manager
6 8 (5.88%) Buyer
6 8 (5.88%) IT Buyer
6 8 (5.88%) IT Support
6 8 (5.88%) IT Support Engineer
6 8 (5.88%) Senior Buyer
6 8 (5.88%) Senior IT Buyer
7 7 (5.15%) Help Desk Engineer
7 7 (5.15%) Help Desk Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (2.21%) .NET
2 2 (1.47%) JSON
2 2 (1.47%) SOAP
2 2 (1.47%) XML
3 1 (0.74%) JavaBeans
3 1 (0.74%) JSF
3 1 (0.74%) RESTful
3 1 (0.74%) Spring
3 1 (0.74%) Struts
3 1 (0.74%) Swing
Miscellaneous
1 13 (9.56%) Computer Science
2 12 (8.82%) Driving Licence
3 10 (7.35%) Blackberry
3 10 (7.35%) Fat Client
3 10 (7.35%) Thin Client
4 8 (5.88%) Management Information System
5 7 (5.15%) CESG
5 7 (5.15%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
6 6 (4.41%) VHDL
7 4 (2.94%) CAN bus
7 4 (2.94%) Client/Server
7 4 (2.94%) Cyberthreat
7 4 (2.94%) Security Operations Centre
7 4 (2.94%) Video Conferencing
8 3 (2.21%) e-Health
9 2 (1.47%) Embedded Systems
9 2 (1.47%) Handset
10 1 (0.74%) Analytical Skills
10 1 (0.74%) Data Centre
10 1 (0.74%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 42 (30.88%) Windows
2 17 (12.50%) Windows Server
3 7 (5.15%) Windows 10
3 7 (5.15%) Windows 7
4 2 (1.47%) Windows Server 2003
4 2 (1.47%) Windows Server 2008
4 2 (1.47%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 45 (33.09%) ITIL
2 25 (18.38%) Incident Management
3 21 (15.44%) Information Security
3 21 (15.44%) Problem Management
4 16 (11.76%) Change Control
5 15 (11.03%) Asset Management
5 15 (11.03%) Software Engineering
6 14 (10.29%) Service Management
7 13 (9.56%) Presales
8 11 (8.09%) Change Management
8 11 (8.09%) Infrastructure Management
9 10 (7.35%) Performance Optimisation
9 10 (7.35%) Security Management
10 9 (6.62%) Risk Management
11 8 (5.88%) Project Management
11 8 (5.88%) SIEM
12 6 (4.41%) Customer Requirements
12 6 (4.41%) Information Assurance
12 6 (4.41%) Security Operations
12 6 (4.41%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 12 (8.82%) PowerShell
1 12 (8.82%) VBScript
2 11 (8.09%) C
3 8 (5.88%) VB
4 5 (3.68%) C++
5 4 (2.94%) C#
6 3 (2.21%) Java
6 3 (2.21%) SQL
6 3 (2.21%) VB.NET
7 2 (1.47%) MATLAB
7 2 (1.47%) PHP
8 1 (0.74%) Ada
Qualifications
1 72 (52.94%) SC Cleared
2 33 (24.26%) BC Cleared
3 29 (21.32%) MCP
4 23 (16.91%) Cisco Certification
5 19 (13.97%) CCNA
6 17 (12.50%) CISSP
7 15 (11.03%) CESG Certified Professional
7 15 (11.03%) Degree
7 15 (11.03%) Microsoft Certification
8 13 (9.56%) CISM
9 12 (8.82%) MCSE
10 9 (6.62%) CISA
11 8 (5.88%) MCSA
11 8 (5.88%) SANS
12 7 (5.15%) CCNP
13 6 (4.41%) CEH
13 6 (4.41%) CRISC
14 4 (2.94%) CCDP
14 4 (2.94%) CCIE
14 4 (2.94%) CCSE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 32 (23.53%) SLA
2 16 (11.76%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 6 (4.41%) PCI DSS
4 4 (2.94%) GPG13
4 4 (2.94%) HMG Security Policy Framework
4 4 (2.94%) ISO 9001
5 3 (2.21%) Data Quality
6 2 (1.47%) ISAE 3402
6 2 (1.47%) JSP 440
6 2 (1.47%) RMADS
7 1 (0.74%) Def Stans
7 1 (0.74%) MISRA
7 1 (0.74%) MISRA C
System Software
1 36 (26.47%) Active Directory
2 9 (6.62%) VMware Infrastructure
3 8 (5.88%) Forefront TMG
3 8 (5.88%) vSphere
3 8 (5.88%) XenApp
3 8 (5.88%) XenDesktop
4 5 (3.68%) Microsoft App-V
5 1 (0.74%) Virtual Desktop
Systems Management
1 7 (5.15%) SCCM
2 4 (2.94%) BladeLogic
2 4 (2.94%) Microsoft Intune
2 4 (2.94%) SCOrch
3 2 (1.47%) AirWatch
Vendors
1 34 (25.00%) Microsoft
2 23 (16.91%) Cisco
3 14 (10.29%) Computacenter
4 11 (8.09%) Citrix
5 9 (6.62%) VMware
6 7 (5.15%) CheckPoint
7 6 (4.41%) AlienVault
7 6 (4.41%) LogLogic
7 6 (4.41%) LogRhythm
8 4 (2.94%) BMC
8 4 (2.94%) EMC
8 4 (2.94%) Oracle
8 4 (2.94%) Sourcefire
9 3 (2.21%) F5
9 3 (2.21%) IBM
10 2 (1.47%) Becrypt
10 2 (1.47%) HP
10 2 (1.47%) Juniper
10 2 (1.47%) MobileIron
10 2 (1.47%) SAP
Hemel Hempstead, Hertfordshire
Polar Recruitment
Salary: £1 - £999999 per annum + Salary Negotiable + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Hatfield, Hertfordshire
ComputaCenter
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 2 days ago
Hatfield
Computacenter
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 21 days ago
Hatfield
Computacenter
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 6 days ago
Watford
Nigel Frank International
Salary: £60000 - £80000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 23 days ago