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

Security Clearance
East of England / Hertfordshire
3 months to
23 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 79 26 39
Rank change year-on-year -53 +13  
Permanent jobs citing Security Cleared 68 162 180
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Hertfordshire 3.22% 7.03% 6.24%
As % of the Qualifications category 11.09% 21.07% 17.96%
Number of salaries quoted 50 102 158
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 £25,450 £25,000 £23,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £63,500 £75,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000

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 613 769 1002
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Hertfordshire 29.04% 33.38% 34.72%
Number of salaries quoted 487 624 799
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 £41,500
% change year-on-year - +2.40%  

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 23 June 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 23 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
Hemel Hempstead -24 14 £50,000 +25.00% 2
Hatfield +6 13 £70,000 - 5
Stevenage -1 12 £19,000 -49.33% 3
Cheshunt - 6 £35,000 -
St Albans -4 5 £47,500 -32.14%
Watford -14 4 £56,250 -6.25% 1
Letchworth - 4 £43,500 -
Hoddesdon - 1 - -
Security Cleared
East of England

For the 6 months to 23 June 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 89 (62.24%) SC Cleared
2 47 (32.87%) ITIL
3 34 (23.78%) Microsoft
4 30 (20.98%) Windows
4 30 (20.98%) Active Directory
5 29 (20.28%) Firewall
6 28 (19.58%) Information Security
7 27 (18.88%) Incident Management
7 27 (18.88%) MCP
8 26 (18.18%) Problem Management
9 25 (17.48%) BC Cleared
9 25 (17.48%) SLA
10 24 (16.78%) ISO/IEC 27001
10 24 (16.78%) Finance
11 21 (14.69%) Telecoms
11 21 (14.69%) DNS
11 21 (14.69%) CISSP
11 21 (14.69%) Cisco Certification
12 19 (13.29%) DHCP
12 19 (13.29%) Software Engineering
13 17 (11.89%) Electronics
13 17 (11.89%) Wi-Fi
13 17 (11.89%) Service Management
13 17 (11.89%) CISM
13 17 (11.89%) CESG Certified Professional
14 16 (11.19%) Change Control
14 16 (11.19%) CCNA
14 16 (11.19%) WAN
14 16 (11.19%) LAN
14 16 (11.19%) 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 12 (8.39%) MS Exchange
2 9 (6.29%) SharePoint
3 7 (4.90%) Skype for Business
4 5 (3.50%) Tomcat
5 4 (2.80%) Apache
6 3 (2.10%) JBoss
7 2 (1.40%) K2 blackpearl
8 1 (0.70%) OpenStack
8 1 (0.70%) WebLogic
Applications
1 13 (9.09%) Microsoft Office
2 3 (2.10%) Simulink
3 2 (1.40%) Microsoft Excel
4 1 (0.70%) Microsoft Project
Cloud Services
1 15 (10.49%) Office 365
2 8 (5.59%) Cloud Computing
3 2 (1.40%) Amazon AWS
3 2 (1.40%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 29 (20.28%) Firewall
2 21 (14.69%) DNS
3 19 (13.29%) DHCP
4 17 (11.89%) Wi-Fi
5 16 (11.19%) LAN
5 16 (11.19%) WAN
6 10 (6.99%) TCP/IP
7 8 (5.59%) Skype
8 4 (2.80%) Cisco ASA
9 2 (1.40%) LDAP
9 2 (1.40%) Network Security
9 2 (1.40%) PBX
9 2 (1.40%) SSL
9 2 (1.40%) VoIP
10 1 (0.70%) FTP
10 1 (0.70%) HTTP
10 1 (0.70%) SMTP
10 1 (0.70%) SSH
10 1 (0.70%) Wireless
10 1 (0.70%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (4.90%) SQL Server
2 4 (2.80%) RDBMS
2 4 (2.80%) Relational Database
3 3 (2.10%) Crystal Reports
3 3 (2.10%) MySQL
4 2 (1.40%) Adabas
4 2 (1.40%) OLAP
4 2 (1.40%) OLTP
4 2 (1.40%) PostgreSQL
5 1 (0.70%) GIS
5 1 (0.70%) SQL Server 2008
5 1 (0.70%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 1 (0.70%) SQLite
Development Applications
1 4 (2.80%) JIRA
1 4 (2.80%) JUnit
1 4 (2.80%) MSI
1 4 (2.80%) Selenium
1 4 (2.80%) Visual Studio
2 3 (2.10%) Rational Rhapsody
2 3 (2.10%) Talend Open Studio
3 1 (0.70%) Jenkins
3 1 (0.70%) LabVIEW
3 1 (0.70%) Subversion
General
1 24 (16.78%) Finance
2 21 (14.69%) Telecoms
3 17 (11.89%) Electronics
4 10 (6.99%) Manufacturing
5 6 (4.20%) Aerospace
6 3 (2.10%) Automotive
6 3 (2.10%) Legal
6 3 (2.10%) Retail
7 1 (0.70%) Front Office
Job Titles
1 17 (11.89%) Analyst
1 17 (11.89%) Network Engineer
1 17 (11.89%) Senior Network Engineer
2 16 (11.19%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 16 (11.19%) Lead Network Engineer
3 12 (8.39%) Consultant
4 11 (7.69%) Support Engineer
5 10 (6.99%) Incident Analyst
5 10 (6.99%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
5 10 (6.99%) SIEM Analyst
5 10 (6.99%) SOC Analyst
6 8 (5.59%) Architect
6 8 (5.59%) IT Engineer
6 8 (5.59%) IT Support
6 8 (5.59%) IT Support Engineer
6 8 (5.59%) Operational Security Manager
6 8 (5.59%) Security Manager
6 8 (5.59%) Security Operations Manager
6 8 (5.59%) Software Engineer
7 7 (4.90%) Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (4.20%) .NET
1 6 (4.20%) HTML
1 6 (4.20%) Spring
2 4 (2.80%) CSS
3 3 (2.10%) .NET Framework
3 3 (2.10%) JSON
3 3 (2.10%) SOAP
3 3 (2.10%) XML
4 2 (1.40%) HTML5
4 2 (1.40%) RESTful
4 2 (1.40%) Struts
4 2 (1.40%) Web Services
4 2 (1.40%) WPF
5 1 (0.70%) JavaBeans
5 1 (0.70%) JSF
5 1 (0.70%) Middleware
5 1 (0.70%) Swing
Miscellaneous
1 13 (9.09%) Computer Science
2 10 (6.99%) CESG
3 9 (6.29%) Data Centre
3 9 (6.29%) Driving Licence
4 8 (5.59%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
5 7 (4.90%) Analytical Skills
5 7 (4.90%) Management Information System
5 7 (4.90%) VHDL
6 6 (4.20%) Blackberry
6 6 (4.20%) Fat Client
6 6 (4.20%) Thin Client
7 4 (2.80%) CAN bus
8 2 (1.40%) Cyber Attack
8 2 (1.40%) Embedded Systems
9 1 (0.70%) Cyberthreat
9 1 (0.70%) Fintech
9 1 (0.70%) PKI
9 1 (0.70%) Private Cloud
9 1 (0.70%) Social Media
9 1 (0.70%) Verilog
Operating Systems
1 30 (20.98%) Windows
2 14 (9.79%) Windows Server
3 7 (4.90%) Windows 10
3 7 (4.90%) Windows 7
4 1 (0.70%) AIX
4 1 (0.70%) Solaris
4 1 (0.70%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 47 (32.87%) ITIL
2 28 (19.58%) Information Security
3 27 (18.88%) Incident Management
4 26 (18.18%) Problem Management
5 19 (13.29%) Software Engineering
6 17 (11.89%) Service Management
7 16 (11.19%) Asset Management
7 16 (11.19%) Change Control
8 15 (10.49%) Security Management
9 12 (8.39%) Change Management
9 12 (8.39%) Customer Requirements
9 12 (8.39%) SIEM
10 11 (7.69%) Information Assurance
10 11 (7.69%) Presales
11 8 (5.59%) Continuous Improvement
11 8 (5.59%) Internal Audit
11 8 (5.59%) Project Management
11 8 (5.59%) SDLC
11 8 (5.59%) Security Operations
11 8 (5.59%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 10 (6.99%) C
1 10 (6.99%) PowerShell
1 10 (6.99%) VBScript
2 8 (5.59%) C++
2 8 (5.59%) Java
3 7 (4.90%) SQL
4 6 (4.20%) C#
4 6 (4.20%) VB
5 5 (3.50%) Ada
6 4 (2.80%) JavaScript
6 4 (2.80%) PHP
7 3 (2.10%) MATLAB
7 3 (2.10%) VB.NET
8 2 (1.40%) XAML
9 1 (0.70%) Delphi
9 1 (0.70%) Embedded C
9 1 (0.70%) Embedded C++
9 1 (0.70%) Perl
9 1 (0.70%) Python
9 1 (0.70%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 89 (62.24%) SC Cleared
2 27 (18.88%) MCP
3 25 (17.48%) BC Cleared
4 21 (14.69%) Cisco Certification
4 21 (14.69%) CISSP
5 17 (11.89%) CESG Certified Professional
5 17 (11.89%) CISM
6 16 (11.19%) CCNA
7 15 (10.49%) Degree
8 13 (9.09%) CISA
8 13 (9.09%) Microsoft Certification
9 12 (8.39%) MCSE
9 12 (8.39%) SANS
10 10 (6.99%) CEH
10 10 (6.99%) CRISC
11 8 (5.59%) MCSA
12 7 (4.90%) DV Cleared
13 5 (3.50%) CCIE
13 5 (3.50%) CCNP
13 5 (3.50%) CCSE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 25 (17.48%) SLA
2 24 (16.78%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 11 (7.69%) PCI DSS
4 9 (6.29%) ISO/IEC 20000
4 9 (6.29%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
5 7 (4.90%) HMG Security Policy Framework
6 6 (4.20%) ISO 9001
7 4 (2.80%) GPG13
8 3 (2.10%) Data Quality
8 3 (2.10%) MISRA
8 3 (2.10%) RMADS
9 2 (1.40%) ISAE 3402
9 2 (1.40%) JSP 440
10 1 (0.70%) Def Stans
10 1 (0.70%) QA
System Software
1 30 (20.98%) Active Directory
2 7 (4.90%) VMware Infrastructure
2 7 (4.90%) XenApp
2 7 (4.90%) XenDesktop
3 6 (4.20%) Firmware
3 6 (4.20%) Forefront TMG
3 6 (4.20%) vSphere
4 5 (3.50%) Microsoft App-V
5 1 (0.70%) Virtual Desktop
5 1 (0.70%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 5 (3.50%) SCCM
2 4 (2.80%) BladeLogic
2 4 (2.80%) Microsoft Intune
2 4 (2.80%) SCOrch
3 1 (0.70%) BMC PATROL
Vendors
1 34 (23.78%) Microsoft
2 13 (9.09%) Cisco
2 13 (9.09%) Computacenter
3 11 (7.69%) LogRhythm
4 10 (6.99%) AlienVault
4 10 (6.99%) LogLogic
5 7 (4.90%) Citrix
5 7 (4.90%) Oracle
5 7 (4.90%) VMware
6 6 (4.20%) CheckPoint
7 5 (3.50%) BMC
8 4 (2.80%) EMC
8 4 (2.80%) Sourcefire
9 3 (2.10%) IBM
9 3 (2.10%) Talend
10 2 (1.40%) Aruba
10 2 (1.40%) HP
10 2 (1.40%) Juniper
10 2 (1.40%) Meraki
10 2 (1.40%) NetWitness
Hemel Hempstead, Hertfordshire
Polar Recruitment
Salary: £70000 - £80000 per annum + + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Stevenage, Hertfordshire
Computacenter
Salary: Competitive + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Stevenage, Hertfordshire
Tec Partners
Salary: £40000 - £50000.00 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Hatfield, Hertfordshire
Hays Talent Solutions
Salary: £65000.00 - £75000.00 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 14 days ago
Hatfield, Hertfordshire
Computacenter
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 22 days ago
Hatfield, Hertfordshire
Computacenter
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 22 days ago
Hemel Hempstead
Bluetown Online LTD
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 15 days ago
Hatfield, Hertfordshire
Computacenter
Salary: Benefits
Posted: 14 days ago