SC Cleared Jobs in London

Security Check (SC) Clearance
England > London

The table below provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in London with a requirement for SC Cleared qualifications. It includes a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered over the 6 months leading up to 12 June 2024, comparing them to the same period in the previous two years.

6 months to
12 Jun 2024
Same period 2023 Same period 2022
Rank 119 88 330
Rank change year-on-year -31 +242 -118
Permanent jobs citing SC Cleared 641 1,100 960
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in London 2.59% 3.52% 1.29%
As % of the Qualifications category 9.34% 13.17% 6.08%
Number of salaries quoted 423 729 446
10th Percentile £43,227 £43,650 £39,474
25th Percentile £55,000 £52,500 £52,500
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £70,000 £67,003 £67,500
Median % change year-on-year +4.47% -0.74% +8.00%
75th Percentile £85,000 £84,000 £82,500
90th Percentile £93,750 £97,500 £97,000
England median annual salary £55,000 £62,500 £55,000
% change year-on-year -12.00% +13.64% -

All Academic and Professional Certifications
London

SC Cleared falls under the Academic Qualifications and Professional Certifications category. For comparison with the information above, the following table provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies requiring academic qualifications or professional certifications in London.

Permanent vacancies requiring academic qualifications or professional certifications 6,860 8,352 15,797
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in London 27.68% 26.76% 21.23%
Number of salaries quoted 4,142 5,311 6,781
10th Percentile £36,250 £40,000 £37,500
25th Percentile £47,625 £51,250 £48,750
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £67,500 £67,500 £65,000
Median % change year-on-year - +3.85% -
75th Percentile £86,250 £89,500 £86,250
90th Percentile £102,500 £112,500 £102,500
England median annual salary £54,500 £60,000 £55,000
% change year-on-year -9.17% +9.09% -

SC Cleared
Job Vacancy Trend in London

Job postings citing SC Cleared as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised in London.

Job vacancy trend for SC Cleared in London

SC Cleared
Salary Trend in London

3-month moving average salary quoted in jobs citing SC Cleared in London.

Salary trend for SC Cleared in London

SC Cleared
Salary Histogram in London

Salary distribution for jobs citing SC Cleared in London over the 6 months to 12 June 2024.

Salary histogram for SC Cleared in London

SC Cleared
Job Locations in London

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing SC Cleared within the London region over the 6 months to 12 June 2024. 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
Jobs
Central London -21 115 £62,500 -10.71% 18
South London +19 55 £82,500 +50.00% 12
West London -41 9 £37,500 -53.13% 8
East London 0 1 £28,000 -51.30% 3
SC Cleared
England

SC Cleared
Co-occurring Skills and Capabilities in London by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same employment type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 34 (5.30%) SharePoint
2 25 (3.90%) ArcGIS
2 25 (3.90%) GeoServer
3 19 (2.96%) OpenStack
4 9 (1.40%) Red Hat Fuse
5 8 (1.25%) Apache
5 8 (1.25%) Confluence
5 8 (1.25%) JBoss
6 6 (0.94%) Drupal
7 4 (0.62%) Microsoft Exchange
7 4 (0.62%) WebLogic
8 2 (0.31%) BizTalk Server
8 2 (0.31%) nginx
8 2 (0.31%) WordPress
9 1 (0.16%) Documentum
9 1 (0.16%) Oracle SOA Suite
9 1 (0.16%) Tomcat
Applications
1 11 (1.72%) Microsoft Office
2 7 (1.09%) Sketch
3 5 (0.78%) Microsoft Excel
4 4 (0.62%) Microsoft PowerPoint
5 3 (0.47%) Adobe XD
5 3 (0.47%) InVision
5 3 (0.47%) MS Visio
6 1 (0.16%) Blender
6 1 (0.16%) Microsoft Project
Business Applications
1 12 (1.87%) Remedy ITSM
2 5 (0.78%) Elite 3E
2 5 (0.78%) Sparx Enterprise Architect
3 3 (0.47%) Dynamics CRM
4 2 (0.31%) Maximo
4 2 (0.31%) SAP CRM
4 2 (0.31%) SAP CX
4 2 (0.31%) SAP GTS
4 2 (0.31%) SAP HR
4 2 (0.31%) SAP S/4HANA
4 2 (0.31%) SAP SD
4 2 (0.31%) SAP WM
4 2 (0.31%) Teamcenter
Cloud Services
1 171 (26.68%) Azure
2 160 (24.96%) AWS
3 57 (8.89%) Power Platform
4 42 (6.55%) Azure DevOps
5 41 (6.40%) Amazon EKS
6 34 (5.30%) Serverless
7 32 (4.99%) Amazon ECS
8 31 (4.84%) Microsoft 365
9 28 (4.37%) Dynamics 365
9 28 (4.37%) PowerApps
10 27 (4.21%) Power Automate
11 26 (4.06%) GCP
12 21 (3.28%) SaaS
13 17 (2.65%) AWS CloudFormation
14 15 (2.34%) Cloud Computing
15 12 (1.87%) Amazon CloudWatch
15 12 (1.87%) Amazon EC2
16 10 (1.56%) Miro
16 10 (1.56%) PaaS
17 9 (1.40%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 20 (3.12%) Firewall
2 12 (1.87%) DNS
3 8 (1.25%) Network Security
3 8 (1.25%) SSL
3 8 (1.25%) Structured Cabling
4 7 (1.09%) BGP
4 7 (1.09%) TCP/IP
5 5 (0.78%) VPN
6 4 (0.62%) IPv4
6 4 (0.62%) IPv6
6 4 (0.62%) Remote Desktop
6 4 (0.62%) Wireless
7 3 (0.47%) WAN
8 2 (0.31%) DHCP
8 2 (0.31%) HTTP
8 2 (0.31%) IPsec
8 2 (0.31%) OSPF
8 2 (0.31%) SAN
8 2 (0.31%) VRRP
8 2 (0.31%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 52 (8.11%) PostgreSQL
2 51 (7.96%) Relational Database
3 41 (6.40%) Power BI
4 26 (4.06%) GIS
5 25 (3.90%) QGIS
6 22 (3.43%) SQL Server
7 21 (3.28%) NoSQL
8 14 (2.18%) Tableau
9 12 (1.87%) MongoDB
10 11 (1.72%) Big Data
11 9 (1.40%) Amazon RDS
12 7 (1.09%) Data Lake
12 7 (1.09%) Data Warehouse
12 7 (1.09%) MySQL
12 7 (1.09%) Oracle Database
13 6 (0.94%) Elasticsearch
14 5 (0.78%) Oracle BI Publisher
14 5 (0.78%) Oracle Reports
14 5 (0.78%) RDBMS
15 4 (0.62%) Hadoop
Development Applications
1 65 (10.14%) Jenkins
2 41 (6.40%) Git
3 24 (3.74%) JIRA
4 17 (2.65%) GitLab
4 17 (2.65%) JUnit
5 8 (1.25%) Cucumber
5 8 (1.25%) Selenium
6 7 (1.09%) Bitbucket
7 5 (0.78%) REST Assured
7 5 (0.78%) SonarQube
7 5 (0.78%) Terragrunt
7 5 (0.78%) TestNG
7 5 (0.78%) WebDriver
8 4 (0.62%) Atlassian Bamboo
8 4 (0.62%) Maven
9 3 (0.47%) Axure RP
9 3 (0.47%) TeamCity
10 2 (0.31%) Gradle
10 2 (0.31%) Sonatype Nexus
11 1 (0.16%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
General
1 175 (27.30%) Social Skills
2 169 (26.37%) Public Sector
3 68 (10.61%) Inclusion and Diversity
4 50 (7.80%) Finance
5 49 (7.64%) Analytical Skills
6 20 (3.12%) Law
6 20 (3.12%) Police
7 19 (2.96%) Presentation Skills
8 13 (2.03%) Banking
9 10 (1.56%) Telecoms
10 8 (1.25%) Legal
10 8 (1.25%) Manufacturing
11 7 (1.09%) Marketing
11 7 (1.09%) Military
12 6 (0.94%) Electronics
12 6 (0.94%) Pharmaceutical
12 6 (0.94%) Retail
13 4 (0.62%) Influencing Skills
13 4 (0.62%) Organisational Skills
14 3 (0.47%) Aerospace
Job Titles
1 128 (19.97%) Senior
2 121 (18.88%) Architect
3 99 (15.44%) Developer
4 59 (9.20%) Analyst
5 53 (8.27%) Consultant
6 52 (8.11%) Technical Architect
7 50 (7.80%) Software Engineer
8 42 (6.55%) DevOps Engineer
9 41 (6.40%) Solutions Architect
10 40 (6.24%) Lead
11 33 (5.15%) Java Developer
12 24 (3.74%) Principal Engineer
13 23 (3.59%) AWS Engineer
13 23 (3.59%) Platform Architect
13 23 (3.59%) Senior Software Engineer
14 22 (3.43%) Power Platform Architect
14 22 (3.43%) Principal Systems Engineer
14 22 (3.43%) Systems Engineer
15 20 (3.12%) Full Stack Developer
15 20 (3.12%) Senior Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 42 (6.55%) .NET
2 38 (5.93%) CSS
2 38 (5.93%) React
2 38 (5.93%) Spring
3 36 (5.62%) Web Services
4 35 (5.46%) Spring Boot
5 34 (5.30%) REST
6 31 (4.84%) Node.js
7 27 (4.21%) .NET Core
7 27 (4.21%) Elastic Stack
7 27 (4.21%) HTML
8 25 (3.90%) Leaflet
8 25 (3.90%) OpenLayers
8 25 (3.90%) PostGIS
9 24 (3.74%) XML
10 23 (3.59%) AngularJS
11 20 (3.12%) JSON
12 19 (2.96%) Apache Camel
12 19 (2.96%) SOAP
13 18 (2.81%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 30 (4.68%) Product Ownership
2 23 (3.59%) Management Information System
3 21 (3.28%) Distributed Systems
4 16 (2.50%) Self-Motivation
5 14 (2.18%) Data Centre
6 11 (1.72%) Legacy Systems
6 11 (1.72%) Public Cloud
6 11 (1.72%) Virtual Team
7 8 (1.25%) Onboarding
7 8 (1.25%) Operational Technology
8 7 (1.09%) Analytical Mindset
8 7 (1.09%) CMDB
8 7 (1.09%) Cyberattack
9 6 (0.94%) CCTV
9 6 (0.94%) Enterprise Software
10 5 (0.78%) PKI
11 4 (0.62%) CUDA
11 4 (0.62%) Cyber Security Posture
11 4 (0.62%) Cyber Threat
11 4 (0.62%) Legacy Applications
Operating Systems
1 63 (9.83%) Windows
2 55 (8.58%) Linux
3 31 (4.84%) Windows Server
4 9 (1.40%) Unix
5 7 (1.09%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 4 (0.62%) Ubuntu
7 3 (0.47%) VMS
8 2 (0.31%) Windows 10
9 1 (0.16%) zOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 253 (39.47%) Agile
2 175 (27.30%) DevOps
3 97 (15.13%) CI/CD
4 85 (13.26%) Software Engineering
5 84 (13.10%) Actionable Insight
5 84 (13.10%) Cybersecurity
6 80 (12.48%) Problem-Solving
6 80 (12.48%) Scrum
7 61 (9.52%) Mentoring
8 55 (8.58%) Project Management
9 53 (8.27%) Microservices
10 49 (7.64%) Technical Leadership
11 48 (7.49%) Business Intelligence
12 47 (7.33%) Computer Science
12 47 (7.33%) Machine Learning
13 46 (7.18%) Containerisation
13 46 (7.18%) Infrastructure as Code
14 45 (7.02%) Artificial Intelligence
14 45 (7.02%) Kanban
15 43 (6.71%) Project Delivery
Programming Languages
1 99 (15.44%) Python
2 98 (15.29%) JavaScript
3 77 (12.01%) Java
4 62 (9.67%) SQL
5 60 (9.36%) C#
6 23 (3.59%) Bash
7 18 (2.81%) PowerShell
8 10 (1.56%) C++
8 10 (1.56%) Shell Script
9 9 (1.40%) Perl
9 9 (1.40%) TypeScript
10 7 (1.09%) Groovy
11 6 (0.94%) Bicep
11 6 (0.94%) PHP
12 5 (0.78%) VBA
13 4 (0.62%) C
13 4 (0.62%) Scala
14 2 (0.31%) MATLAB
14 2 (0.31%) Ruby
14 2 (0.31%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 641 (100.00%) Security Cleared
2 101 (15.76%) DV Cleared
3 97 (15.13%) Degree
4 41 (6.40%) Computer Science Degree
5 40 (6.24%) AWS Certification
6 29 (4.52%) Azure Certification
7 28 (4.37%) Microsoft Certification
8 24 (3.74%) BPSS Clearance
9 22 (3.43%) CISSP
10 19 (2.96%) AWS Certified Solutions Architect
11 17 (2.65%) CISM
12 10 (1.56%) Master's Degree
13 9 (1.40%) AWS Certified Developer
14 8 (1.25%) Cisco Certification
14 8 (1.25%) CREST Certified
15 7 (1.09%) HNC
15 7 (1.09%) HND
15 7 (1.09%) PMI Certification
16 6 (0.94%) ISTQB
16 6 (0.94%) Postgraduate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 17 (2.65%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 16 (2.50%) Accessibility
3 15 (2.34%) QA
4 14 (2.18%) GDPR
5 13 (2.03%) PMO
6 12 (1.87%) Data Quality
6 12 (1.87%) NIST
7 8 (1.25%) NCSC
8 5 (0.78%) WCAG
9 4 (0.62%) Cyber Essentials
10 3 (0.47%) COBIT
10 3 (0.47%) Def Stans
10 3 (0.47%) ISO 9001
10 3 (0.47%) SLA
11 2 (0.31%) GRC
11 2 (0.31%) PCI DSS
11 2 (0.31%) SOC 2
12 1 (0.16%) Government Security Classifications
12 1 (0.16%) ISO 31000
12 1 (0.16%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
System Software
1 92 (14.35%) Docker
2 13 (2.03%) Active Directory
3 12 (1.87%) VMware Infrastructure
4 9 (1.40%) Hyper-V
5 8 (1.25%) KVM
6 2 (0.31%) Virtual Machines
6 2 (0.31%) VMware ESXi
6 2 (0.31%) vSphere
6 2 (0.31%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 90 (14.04%) Kubernetes
2 80 (12.48%) Terraform
3 51 (7.96%) Ansible
4 13 (2.03%) Puppet
5 12 (1.87%) Prometheus
6 10 (1.56%) Progress Chef
7 7 (1.09%) Grafana
7 7 (1.09%) Kibana
8 6 (0.94%) Single Sign-On
9 5 (0.78%) QRadar
10 4 (0.62%) Computer Emergency Response Teams
10 4 (0.62%) HP UCMDB
10 4 (0.62%) Packer
11 3 (0.47%) Karpenter
11 3 (0.47%) NetBackup
11 3 (0.47%) OpenView
11 3 (0.47%) SCCM
12 2 (0.31%) FortiGate
12 2 (0.31%) Microsoft Intune
13 1 (0.16%) Docker Swarm
Vendors
1 87 (13.57%) Microsoft
2 38 (5.93%) ServiceNow
3 33 (5.15%) Oracle
4 26 (4.06%) ESRI
5 24 (3.74%) Juniper
6 19 (2.96%) WSO2
7 14 (2.18%) Google
7 14 (2.18%) HP
7 14 (2.18%) VMware
8 12 (1.87%) BMC
8 12 (1.87%) Cisco
8 12 (1.87%) Remedy
9 10 (1.56%) Splunk
10 9 (1.40%) IBM
11 6 (0.94%) ForgeRock
11 6 (0.94%) Zscaler
12 5 (0.78%) Databricks
12 5 (0.78%) SAP
12 5 (0.78%) Sparx
13 4 (0.62%) Atlassian