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

Security Check (SC) Clearance
England / London
3 months to
27 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 342 332 315
Rank change year-on-year -10 -17  
Permanent jobs citing SC Cleared 290 355 435
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in London 0.79% 0.89% 0.98%
As % of the Qualifications category 3.43% 3.64% 3.80%
Number of salaries quoted 181 273 354
Median salary £57,500 £60,500 £57,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -4.95% +5.21%  
90% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £40,000 £40,000
10% offered a salary of more than £82,500 £82,500 £75,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000

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 academic qualifications and professional certifications cited in permanent job vacancies advertised in London.

Academic & Professional Certification
London
Permanent job vacancies requiring academic qualifications or professional certifications 8447 9762 11441
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in London 23.02% 24.36% 25.85%
Number of salaries quoted 6488 8210 9338
Median salary £55,000 £55,000 £52,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +4.76%  
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £32,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £83,000 £75,000 £80,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £41,500
% change year-on-year - +2.40%  

SC Cleared
Job Vacancy Trend in London

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

Job vacancy trend for SC Cleared in London

SC Cleared
Salary Trend in London

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

Salary trend for SC Cleared in London

SC Cleared
Salary Histogram in London

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing SC Cleared in London over the 3 months to 27 June 2017.

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 3 months to 27 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
City of London +33 28 £38,500 -25.24% 2
Croydon +26 17 £66,275 - 2
Hammersmith -10 15 £55,000 +4.76% 1
New Malden - 3 - -
Westminster - 3 - -
Greenford -5 1 £57,500 +43.75% 1
Enfield - 1 £25,000 -
SC Cleared
England

For the 6 months to 27 June 2017, IT jobs citing SC 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 London region with a requirement for SC Cleared.

1 530 (100.00%) Security Cleared
2 137 (25.85%) Agile Software Development
3 126 (23.77%) DV Cleared
4 116 (21.89%) Cybersecurity
5 107 (20.19%) Linux
6 105 (19.81%) Information Security
7 102 (19.25%) Java
8 97 (18.30%) Continuous Integration
9 96 (18.11%) Degree
10 88 (16.60%) Windows
11 83 (15.66%) ITIL
12 71 (13.40%) Finance
13 70 (13.21%) C
13 70 (13.21%) CISSP
14 63 (11.89%) Firewall
14 63 (11.89%) DevOps
15 61 (11.51%) Open Source
16 59 (11.13%) Project Management
17 56 (10.57%) CISM
17 56 (10.57%) Git (software)
18 52 (9.81%) Risk Management
18 52 (9.81%) Microsoft
19 51 (9.62%) VMware
20 46 (8.68%) Tomcat
21 44 (8.30%) Analytics
21 44 (8.30%) CESG Certified Professional
22 43 (8.11%) VMware Infrastructure
23 42 (7.92%) Python
23 42 (7.92%) Cisco
24 41 (7.74%) Apache

SC Cleared
Co-occurring IT Skills in London 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 46 (8.68%) Tomcat
2 41 (7.74%) Apache
3 39 (7.36%) SharePoint
4 25 (4.72%) JBoss
5 19 (3.58%) WebLogic
6 15 (2.83%) Apache Spark
7 13 (2.45%) Elasticsearch
8 12 (2.26%) Confluence
9 10 (1.89%) SharePoint 2013
10 9 (1.70%) SAS
11 8 (1.51%) nginx
12 7 (1.32%) Apache Solr
12 7 (1.32%) IIS
12 7 (1.32%) SharePoint 2010
13 5 (0.94%) MS Exchange
14 3 (0.57%) Apache ServiceMix
15 2 (0.38%) Apache Pig
16 1 (0.19%) FileNet
16 1 (0.19%) OpenStack
Applications
1 14 (2.64%) Microsoft Excel
2 12 (2.26%) OmniGraffle
3 9 (1.70%) SPSS
4 8 (1.51%) Microsoft Office
5 7 (1.32%) Microsoft PowerPoint
6 6 (1.13%) Microsoft Project
6 6 (1.13%) MS Visio
7 2 (0.38%) InfoPath
8 1 (0.19%) AutoCAD
Business Applications
1 23 (4.34%) Remedy ITSM
2 19 (3.58%) Remedy AR System
3 5 (0.94%) SAP Oil and Gas
4 4 (0.75%) Sentinel
5 3 (0.57%) Primavera
6 2 (0.38%) Dynamics CRM
7 1 (0.19%) Dynamics AX
7 1 (0.19%) iTrent
7 1 (0.19%) ResourceLink
Cloud Services
1 40 (7.55%) Amazon AWS
2 20 (3.77%) Microsoft Azure
2 20 (3.77%) Office 365
3 14 (2.64%) SaaS
4 13 (2.45%) IaaS
4 13 (2.45%) PaaS
5 4 (0.75%) Google Cloud Platform
6 3 (0.57%) AWS CloudFormation
6 3 (0.57%) G Suite
7 2 (0.38%) Amazon EC2
8 1 (0.19%) Dynamics 365
8 1 (0.19%) GitHub
8 1 (0.19%) OpenShift
8 1 (0.19%) Oracle Service Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 63 (11.89%) Firewall
2 33 (6.23%) LDAP
3 26 (4.91%) LAN
3 26 (4.91%) VPN
4 22 (4.15%) IMAP
5 21 (3.96%) DNS
5 21 (3.96%) HTTP
5 21 (3.96%) SSL
6 20 (3.77%) Wireless
7 19 (3.58%) WAN
8 18 (3.40%) IPsec
9 16 (3.02%) Network Security
9 16 (3.02%) SMTP
10 14 (2.64%) BGP
11 12 (2.26%) DHCP
11 12 (2.26%) Intranet
11 12 (2.26%) OSPF
12 10 (1.89%) DWDM
12 10 (1.89%) IGMP
12 10 (1.89%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 34 (6.42%) SQL Server
2 32 (6.04%) Big Data
3 30 (5.66%) NoSQL
4 25 (4.72%) MySQL
5 23 (4.34%) Hadoop
6 16 (3.02%) GIS
7 15 (2.83%) Oracle Database
8 14 (2.64%) PostgreSQL
9 13 (2.45%) Oracle Exadata
9 13 (2.45%) Oracle ODI
10 11 (2.08%) MongoDB
11 9 (1.70%) Relational Database
11 9 (1.70%) Sqoop
12 8 (1.51%) Apache Cassandra
12 8 (1.51%) Apache Hive
12 8 (1.51%) BusinessObjects
12 8 (1.51%) Oracle Database 11g
12 8 (1.51%) Spotfire
13 6 (1.13%) Pentaho
14 4 (0.75%) Power BI
Development Applications
1 56 (10.57%) Git (software)
2 34 (6.42%) JIRA
3 29 (5.47%) Jenkins
4 27 (5.09%) TeamCity
5 12 (2.26%) Axure RP
6 11 (2.08%) Selenium
7 8 (1.51%) Cucumber
7 8 (1.51%) GitLab
7 8 (1.51%) Mercurial
7 8 (1.51%) Visual Studio
8 7 (1.32%) JMeter
9 5 (0.94%) Atlassian Bamboo
9 5 (0.94%) Capybara
9 5 (0.94%) LoadRunner
9 5 (0.94%) Zephyr
10 4 (0.75%) Artifactory
10 4 (0.75%) HP UFT
10 4 (0.75%) NeoLoad
10 4 (0.75%) WebDriver
11 3 (0.57%) Subversion
General
1 71 (13.40%) Finance
2 29 (5.47%) Marketing
3 18 (3.40%) Telecoms
4 12 (2.26%) Legal
5 9 (1.70%) Law
6 7 (1.32%) Back Office
6 7 (1.32%) Military
7 6 (1.13%) Manufacturing
7 6 (1.13%) Retail
8 5 (0.94%) Electronics
9 4 (0.75%) Aerospace
10 3 (0.57%) Billing
11 2 (0.38%) Banking
11 2 (0.38%) Games
Job Titles
1 90 (16.98%) Developer
2 68 (12.83%) Consultant
3 50 (9.43%) Security Manager
4 36 (6.79%) Architect
5 33 (6.23%) Java Developer
6 32 (6.04%) Cybersecurity Manager
7 31 (5.85%) Tester
8 28 (5.28%) Analyst
9 23 (4.34%) Support Engineer
10 21 (3.96%) Network Engineer
11 20 (3.77%) Administrator
12 19 (3.58%) DevOps Engineer
13 18 (3.40%) Applications Support
13 18 (3.40%) Incident Manager
14 17 (3.21%) Software Developer
15 16 (3.02%) Penetration Tester
15 16 (3.02%) Project Manager
16 15 (2.83%) Remedy Administrator
16 15 (2.83%) Senior Manager
17 14 (2.64%) Systems Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 30 (5.66%) Web Services
2 28 (5.28%) Spring
3 27 (5.09%) Node.js
4 20 (3.77%) .NET
5 17 (3.21%) JSON
5 17 (3.21%) REST
6 14 (2.64%) CSS
6 14 (2.64%) Gherkin
6 14 (2.64%) HTML
6 14 (2.64%) J2EE
6 14 (2.64%) Middleware
6 14 (2.64%) RESTful
7 13 (2.45%) Oracle Fusion
8 12 (2.26%) AngularJS
8 12 (2.26%) Sensu
8 12 (2.26%) SOAP
9 11 (2.08%) Struts
10 10 (1.89%) 802.1X
10 10 (1.89%) HTML5
11 9 (1.70%) Elastic Stack
Miscellaneous
1 33 (6.23%) Management Information System
2 27 (5.09%) Analytical Skills
3 19 (3.58%) CMDB
3 19 (3.58%) User Experience
4 16 (3.02%) Data Centre
5 12 (2.26%) CESG
5 12 (2.26%) Cyber Attack
5 12 (2.26%) Cybercrime
5 12 (2.26%) Enterprise Software
6 11 (2.08%) Computer Science
7 7 (1.32%) Blackberry
7 7 (1.32%) Clustering
7 7 (1.32%) Cyber Defence
7 7 (1.32%) iPhone
8 6 (1.13%) Cyberthreat
8 6 (1.13%) Driving Licence
9 5 (0.94%) Hybrid Cloud
9 5 (0.94%) Linux Command Line
9 5 (0.94%) PKI
9 5 (0.94%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 107 (20.19%) Linux
2 88 (16.60%) Windows
3 38 (7.17%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 32 (6.04%) Unix
5 18 (3.40%) Windows Server
6 17 (3.21%) CentOS
7 15 (2.83%) Windows Server 2008
8 12 (2.26%) Windows Server 2012
9 9 (1.70%) Android
9 9 (1.70%) Solaris
10 8 (1.51%) Oracle Linux
10 8 (1.51%) Windows 10
10 8 (1.51%) Windows 7
11 7 (1.32%) Debian
12 6 (1.13%) Windows 8
13 5 (0.94%) Apple iOS
13 5 (0.94%) Kali Linux
13 5 (0.94%) Ubuntu
14 1 (0.19%) SUSE
14 1 (0.19%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 137 (25.85%) Agile Software Development
2 116 (21.89%) Cybersecurity
3 105 (19.81%) Information Security
4 97 (18.30%) Continuous Integration
5 83 (15.66%) ITIL
6 63 (11.89%) DevOps
7 61 (11.51%) Open Source
8 59 (11.13%) Project Management
9 52 (9.81%) Risk Management
10 44 (8.30%) Analytics
11 37 (6.98%) BDD
11 37 (6.98%) Mentoring
11 37 (6.98%) TDD
12 36 (6.79%) Continuous Improvement
13 32 (6.04%) Migration
14 31 (5.85%) Stakeholder Management
15 30 (5.66%) Business Development
16 29 (5.47%) Incident Management
16 29 (5.47%) SDLC
17 27 (5.09%) ITSM
Programming Languages
1 102 (19.25%) Java
2 70 (13.21%) C
3 42 (7.92%) Python
4 36 (6.79%) Scala
5 33 (6.23%) SQL
6 30 (5.66%) JavaScript
7 23 (4.34%) Ruby
8 20 (3.77%) Shell Script
9 19 (3.58%) C#
10 16 (3.02%) Go
11 15 (2.83%) Bash Shell
12 12 (2.26%) Groovy
13 9 (1.70%) R
14 8 (1.51%) PHP
15 7 (1.32%) PowerShell
16 5 (0.94%) C-shell
16 5 (0.94%) Korn
17 4 (0.75%) T-SQL
17 4 (0.75%) TypeScript
18 3 (0.57%) C++
Qualifications
1 530 (100.00%) Security Cleared
2 126 (23.77%) DV Cleared
3 96 (18.11%) Degree
4 70 (13.21%) CISSP
5 56 (10.57%) CISM
6 44 (8.30%) CESG Certified Professional
7 31 (5.85%) SANS
8 26 (4.91%) GIAC
9 24 (4.53%) ISTQB
10 22 (4.15%) Cisco Certification
11 18 (3.40%) CEH
11 18 (3.40%) CREST Certified
12 17 (3.21%) CCNP
13 16 (3.02%) CISA
14 15 (2.83%) ISEB
15 12 (2.26%) ITIL Certification
16 10 (1.89%) OSCP
17 9 (1.70%) CHECK Team Leader
17 9 (1.70%) Computer Science Degree
17 9 (1.70%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 16 (3.02%) SLA
2 15 (2.83%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 9 (1.70%) QA
4 8 (1.51%) ISO/IEC 20000
5 7 (1.32%) Data Quality
5 7 (1.32%) PCI DSS
5 7 (1.32%) PMO
6 6 (1.13%) HMG Security Policy Framework
7 3 (0.57%) COBIT
7 3 (0.57%) GDPR
7 3 (0.57%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
8 2 (0.38%) BS25999
8 2 (0.38%) HIPAA
8 2 (0.38%) Sarbanes-Oxley
8 2 (0.38%) WCAG
9 1 (0.19%) ISO 22301
9 1 (0.19%) JSP 440
System Software
1 43 (8.11%) VMware Infrastructure
2 26 (4.91%) Active Directory
3 23 (4.34%) Dovecot
4 13 (2.45%) Virtual Machines
5 10 (1.89%) KVM
6 7 (1.32%) Apache Flume
6 7 (1.32%) Firmware
7 5 (0.94%) Hyper-V
7 5 (0.94%) pfSense
8 4 (0.75%) Docker
8 4 (0.75%) VMware ESXi
9 3 (0.57%) vSphere
10 2 (0.38%) ProxySG
11 1 (0.19%) DFS Replication
Systems Management
1 21 (3.96%) Opscode Chef
1 21 (3.96%) SCCM
2 17 (3.21%) Ansible
3 15 (2.83%) Puppet
4 13 (2.45%) Control-M
4 13 (2.45%) logstash
5 10 (1.89%) OpenNebula
6 8 (1.51%) Kibana
6 8 (1.51%) ZABBIX
7 6 (1.13%) FortiGate
8 4 (0.75%) SCOM
9 3 (0.57%) EMC NetWorker
9 3 (0.57%) Kubernetes
10 2 (0.38%) Nagios
10 2 (0.38%) Nessus
10 2 (0.38%) Terraform
11 1 (0.19%) EnCase
11 1 (0.19%) FTK
11 1 (0.19%) Oracle RMAN
11 1 (0.19%) WSUS
Vendors
1 52 (9.81%) Microsoft
2 51 (9.62%) VMware
3 42 (7.92%) Cisco
4 36 (6.79%) Red Hat
5 26 (4.91%) Juniper
5 26 (4.91%) Oracle
6 25 (4.72%) Remedy
7 22 (4.15%) Palo Alto
8 19 (3.58%) BMC
9 18 (3.40%) CheckPoint
10 14 (2.64%) SAP
11 13 (2.45%) Google
11 13 (2.45%) ServiceNow
12 12 (2.26%) F5
12 12 (2.26%) Fortinet
13 10 (1.89%) Arista
14 9 (1.70%) Atlassian
14 9 (1.70%) Cloudera
14 9 (1.70%) Tableau
15 8 (1.51%) BEA
South West London
Websense Recruit Ltd
Salary: £18,000 - £35,000
Posted: 7 hours ago
London
Leidos
Posted: 5 hours ago
West London
Talent International
Salary: £0.00 per annum
Posted: 3 hours ago
South West London
Leidos
Posted: Yesterday
Central London / West End
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: Excellent Salary - please contact for details
Posted: Yesterday
South West London
ReThink Recruitment
Posted: 6 days ago
London
Ping IT Recruitment ltd
Salary: £96,000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
London
Capita Resourcing - IT Resourcing
Salary: £24000.00 - £27000.00 per annum + London Location Allowance
Posted: 6 days ago
London
Venturi
Salary: £65000 per annum + 10% Bonus and benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
North London
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 55000 + excellent benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
London
The National Archives
Posted: 20 days ago
London
360 Resourcing
Salary: £20,000 - £25,000 per annum
Posted: 19 days ago
London
Oliver James Associates
Salary: £75000 - £85000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Hammersmith and Fulham
Recruitment Genius Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 12 days ago
London
Click Digital
Salary: £35,000 - £55,000 per year
Posted: 12 days ago
London
Click Digital
Salary: £55,000 - £85,000 per year
Posted: 12 days ago
London
Cognizant
Posted: 25 days ago