The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Kent with a requirement for Security Cleared qualifications. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 27 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
27 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Security Clearance
South East / Kent
Rank 76 67 91
Rank change year-on-year -9 +24  
Permanent jobs citing Security Cleared 4 40 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Kent 0.50% 3.52% 0.73%
As % of the Qualifications category 2.84% 11.46% 2.94%
Number of salaries quoted 4 29 7
Median salary £35,000 £35,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - -26.31%  
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £24,300 £40,000
10% offered a salary of more than £44,250 £51,000 £52,000
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 Kent.

Academic & Professional Certification
Kent
Permanent job vacancies requiring academic qualifications or professional certifications 141 349 238
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Kent 17.65% 30.75% 24.84%
Number of salaries quoted 109 291 208
Median salary £37,500 £42,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -11.76% -  
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £23,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,500

Security Cleared
Job Vacancy Trend in Kent

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Kent 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 Kent

Security Cleared
Salary Trend in Kent

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

Salary trend for Security Cleared in Kent

Security Cleared
Salary Histogram in Kent

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Security Cleared in Kent over the 3 months to 27 March 2017.

Salary histogram for Security Cleared in Kent

Security Cleared
Job Locations in Kent

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Security Cleared within the Kent region over the 3 months to 27 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
West Malling -2 2 £43,750 +2.94% 1
Security Cleared
South East

Security Cleared
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Kent

For the 6 months to 27 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 Kent region with a requirement for Security Cleared.

1 8 (61.54%) Degree
2 7 (53.85%) SC Cleared
3 6 (46.15%) Linux
4 5 (38.46%) Cisco
4 5 (38.46%) Cisco Certification
4 5 (38.46%) Juniper
4 5 (38.46%) CheckPoint
4 5 (38.46%) Firewall
4 5 (38.46%) F5
4 5 (38.46%) Analytical Skills
4 5 (38.46%) Software Engineering
5 4 (30.77%) e-Health
5 4 (30.77%) Computer Science
5 4 (30.77%) Creative Problem-Solving
5 4 (30.77%) Tivoli Endpoint Manager
5 4 (30.77%) Nimsoft
5 4 (30.77%) Structured Programming
5 4 (30.77%) BPSS Clearance
5 4 (30.77%) Dynatrace
5 4 (30.77%) vSphere
5 4 (30.77%) Management Information System
5 4 (30.77%) Tivoli
5 4 (30.77%) BMC PATROL
5 4 (30.77%) Nagios
5 4 (30.77%) BMC
5 4 (30.77%) CA
5 4 (30.77%) OpenView
5 4 (30.77%) HP
5 4 (30.77%) IBM
5 4 (30.77%) Compuware

Security Cleared
Top Related IT Skills in Kent 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 1 (7.69%) MS Exchange
1 1 (7.69%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 2 (15.38%) Simulink
2 1 (7.69%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 5 (38.46%) Firewall
2 4 (30.77%) SNMP
3 3 (23.08%) Cisco ASA
3 3 (23.08%) Cisco PIX
3 3 (23.08%) Network Security
4 2 (15.38%) TCP/IP
5 1 (7.69%) Cisco Nexus
5 1 (7.69%) DHCP
5 1 (7.69%) DNS
5 1 (7.69%) Fibre Channel
5 1 (7.69%) iSCSI
5 1 (7.69%) LAN
5 1 (7.69%) MPLS
5 1 (7.69%) NAS
5 1 (7.69%) SAN
5 1 (7.69%) VoIP
5 1 (7.69%) VPN
5 1 (7.69%) WAN
5 1 (7.69%) Wireless
Development Applications
1 1 (7.69%) Git (software)
1 1 (7.69%) Subversion
General
1 2 (15.38%) Military
2 1 (7.69%) Electronics
2 1 (7.69%) Finance
Job Titles
1 4 (30.77%) Systems Engineer
2 3 (23.08%) 2nd Line Support
2 3 (23.08%) 2nd Line Support Analyst
2 3 (23.08%) 2nd Line Technical Support
2 3 (23.08%) 2nd Line Technical Support Analyst
2 3 (23.08%) Analyst
2 3 (23.08%) Cisco Analyst
2 3 (23.08%) Cisco Network Analyst
2 3 (23.08%) Cisco Security Analyst
2 3 (23.08%) Cisco Support
2 3 (23.08%) Firewall Analyst
2 3 (23.08%) Firewall Support
2 3 (23.08%) Network Analyst
2 3 (23.08%) Network Support
2 3 (23.08%) Network Support Analyst
2 3 (23.08%) Security Analyst
2 3 (23.08%) Support Analyst
2 3 (23.08%) Technical Analyst
2 3 (23.08%) Technical Support
2 3 (23.08%) Technical Support Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 5 (38.46%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (30.77%) Computer Science
2 4 (30.77%) e-Health
2 4 (30.77%) Management Information System
3 2 (15.38%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 6 (46.15%) Linux
2 4 (30.77%) Unix
3 2 (15.38%) Embedded Linux
4 1 (7.69%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (38.46%) Software Engineering
2 4 (30.77%) Creative Problem-Solving
2 4 (30.77%) Structured Programming
3 2 (15.38%) Agile Software Development
3 2 (15.38%) Change Management
3 2 (15.38%) Load Balancing
3 2 (15.38%) Mathematics
3 2 (15.38%) Project Management
3 2 (15.38%) Service Delivery
3 2 (15.38%) Software Architecture
3 2 (15.38%) UML
4 1 (7.69%) Business Continuity
4 1 (7.69%) Configuration Management
4 1 (7.69%) Network Architecture
4 1 (7.69%) Physics
4 1 (7.69%) Process Management
4 1 (7.69%) Scrum
4 1 (7.69%) SDLC
4 1 (7.69%) Stakeholder Management
4 1 (7.69%) Supplier Management
Programming Languages
1 4 (30.77%) SQL
1 4 (30.77%) VB
2 2 (15.38%) Bash Shell
2 2 (15.38%) C++
2 2 (15.38%) MATLAB
2 2 (15.38%) Python
3 1 (7.69%) C
3 1 (7.69%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 8 (61.54%) Degree
2 7 (53.85%) SC Cleared
3 5 (38.46%) Cisco Certification
4 4 (30.77%) BPSS Clearance
5 3 (23.08%) CCNA
6 2 (15.38%) CCIE
7 1 (7.69%) HNC
7 1 (7.69%) HND
System Software
1 4 (30.77%) vSphere
2 1 (7.69%) Active Directory
2 1 (7.69%) Hyper-V
2 1 (7.69%) Terminal Server
Systems Management
1 4 (30.77%) BMC PATROL
1 4 (30.77%) Nagios
1 4 (30.77%) OpenView
1 4 (30.77%) Tivoli
1 4 (30.77%) Tivoli Endpoint Manager
Vendors
1 5 (38.46%) CheckPoint
1 5 (38.46%) Cisco
1 5 (38.46%) F5
1 5 (38.46%) Juniper
2 4 (30.77%) BMC
2 4 (30.77%) CA
2 4 (30.77%) Compuware
2 4 (30.77%) Dynatrace
2 4 (30.77%) HP
2 4 (30.77%) IBM
2 4 (30.77%) Nimsoft
3 3 (23.08%) Blue Coat
3 3 (23.08%) Forcepoint
4 2 (15.38%) Palo Alto
5 1 (7.69%) Aruba
5 1 (7.69%) Avaya
5 1 (7.69%) Microsoft
West Malling, Kent
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