Period
to 22 February 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in the Home Counties with a requirement for SC Cleared qualifications. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered over the 6 months to 22 February 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Security Check (SC) Clearance
South East > Home Counties
6 months to
22 Feb 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 3 17 -
Rank change year-on-year +14 - +9
Permanent jobs citing SC Cleared 3 3 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the Home Counties 27.27% 4.92% -
As % of the Qualifications category 50.00% 16.67% -
Number of salaries quoted 3 3 0
Home Counties median annual salary £85,000 £60,000 -
Median salary % change year-on-year +41.67% - -
South East median annual salary £45,000 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year -5.26% +5.56% -5.26%

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 the Home Counties with a requirement for academic qualifications or professional certifications.

All Academic and Professional Certifications
Home Counties
Permanent vacancies requiring academic qualifications or professional certifications 6 18 9
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the Home Counties 54.55% 29.51% 15.25%
Number of salaries quoted 6 11 5
Home Counties median annual salary £48,750 £60,000 £60,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -18.75% - +9.09%
South East median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000

SC Cleared
Job Vacancy Trend in the Home Counties

Job postings citing SC Cleared as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in the Home Counties.

Job vacancy trend for SC Cleared in the Home Counties

SC Cleared
Salary Trend in the Home Counties

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing SC Cleared in the Home Counties.

Salary trend for SC Cleared in the Home Counties

SC Cleared
Salary Histogram in the Home Counties

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing SC Cleared in the Home Counties over the 6 months to 22 February 2018.

Salary histogram for SC Cleared in the Home Counties

For the 6 months to 22 February 2018, 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 Home Counties region with a requirement for SC Cleared.

1 3 (100.00%) Security Cleared
2 2 (66.67%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 1 (33.33%) Use Case
3 1 (33.33%) Network Security
3 1 (33.33%) PCI DSS
3 1 (33.33%) Security Architecture
3 1 (33.33%) Waterfall
3 1 (33.33%) SIEM
3 1 (33.33%) User Stories
3 1 (33.33%) Enterprise Software
3 1 (33.33%) Cybersecurity
3 1 (33.33%) SABSA
3 1 (33.33%) SDLC
3 1 (33.33%) (ISC)2 CCSP
3 1 (33.33%) C
3 1 (33.33%) SQL
3 1 (33.33%) UML
3 1 (33.33%) CCSP
3 1 (33.33%) CISSP
3 1 (33.33%) Cisco Certification
3 1 (33.33%) Finance
3 1 (33.33%) Information Security
3 1 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (33.33%) TOGAF
3 1 (33.33%) PKI

SC Cleared
Co-occurring IT Skills in the Home Counties 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:

Communications & Networking
1 1 (33.33%) Network Security
General
1 1 (33.33%) Finance
Job Titles
1 1 (33.33%) Analyst
1 1 (33.33%) Architect
1 1 (33.33%) Business Analyst
1 1 (33.33%) Consultant
1 1 (33.33%) Cybersecurity Consultant
1 1 (33.33%) Public Sector Business Analyst
1 1 (33.33%) SC Cleared Business Analyst
1 1 (33.33%) SDLC Business Analyst
1 1 (33.33%) Security Architect
1 1 (33.33%) Security Consultant
1 1 (33.33%) Security Engineer
1 1 (33.33%) Senior Consultant
1 1 (33.33%) Senior Cybersecurity Consultant
1 1 (33.33%) Senior Security Consultant
Miscellaneous
1 1 (33.33%) Enterprise Software
1 1 (33.33%) PKI
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (33.33%) Cybersecurity
1 1 (33.33%) Information Security
1 1 (33.33%) SABSA
1 1 (33.33%) SDLC
1 1 (33.33%) Security Architecture
1 1 (33.33%) SIEM
1 1 (33.33%) TOGAF
1 1 (33.33%) UML
1 1 (33.33%) Use Case
1 1 (33.33%) User Stories
1 1 (33.33%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 1 (33.33%) C
1 1 (33.33%) SQL
Qualifications
1 3 (100.00%) Security Cleared
2 1 (33.33%) (ISC)2 CCSP
2 1 (33.33%) CCSP
2 1 (33.33%) Cisco Certification
2 1 (33.33%) CISSP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (66.67%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (33.33%) PCI DSS