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 25 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
25 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Security Check (SC) Clearance
England / London
Rank 362 308 291
Rank change year-on-year -54 -17  
Permanent jobs citing SC Cleared 237 432 446
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in London 0.71% 1.03% 1.06%
As % of the Qualifications category 2.98% 4.00% 4.08%
Number of salaries quoted 177 349 359
Median salary £62,500 £58,500 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.83% +6.36%  
90% offered a salary of more than £32,000 £40,500 £40,000
10% offered a salary of more than £82,500 £85,200 £75,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year - -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 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 7957 10795 10918
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in London 23.67% 25.76% 25.87%
Number of salaries quoted 6455 8952 8902
Median salary £55,000 £55,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +10.00%  
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £34,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £82,500 £75,000 £80,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,500

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 25 March 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 25 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
City of London +35 19 £52,500 -10.11% 16
Hammersmith - 14 £52,500 - 1
Croydon +12 10 £60,750 +268.18% 6
Lewisham - 6 £22,500 -
Greenford +1 2 £57,500 +15.00%
Heathrow - 2 £42,500 -
Canary Wharf -10 1 £70,000 +7.69%
Chiswick - 1 £70,000 -
SC Cleared
England

SC Cleared
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 25 March 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.

1 483 (100.00%) Security Cleared
2 126 (26.09%) DV Cleared
3 123 (25.47%) Information Security
4 102 (21.12%) Cybersecurity
5 94 (19.46%) Degree
6 92 (19.05%) CISSP
7 84 (17.39%) CISM
8 82 (16.98%) Agile Software Development
9 73 (15.11%) Linux
10 69 (14.29%) ITIL
11 68 (14.08%) Firewall
12 67 (13.87%) C
13 63 (13.04%) Java
13 63 (13.04%) Windows
14 56 (11.59%) Finance
15 52 (10.77%) CESG Certified Professional
16 51 (10.56%) Cisco
17 50 (10.35%) Microsoft
18 46 (9.52%) Cisco Certification
18 46 (9.52%) Risk Management
18 46 (9.52%) DevOps
19 44 (9.11%) Project Management
19 44 (9.11%) Continuous Integration
20 40 (8.28%) Active Directory
21 39 (8.07%) VMware
21 39 (8.07%) Continuous Improvement
22 37 (7.66%) SANS
22 37 (7.66%) Analytical Skills
23 36 (7.45%) SharePoint
24 35 (7.25%) Web Services

SC Cleared
Top Related 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 36 (7.45%) SharePoint
2 31 (6.42%) Apache
3 25 (5.18%) Tomcat
4 12 (2.48%) Confluence
4 12 (2.48%) Elasticsearch
4 12 (2.48%) JBoss
5 10 (2.07%) WebLogic
6 8 (1.66%) SharePoint 2010
6 8 (1.66%) SharePoint 2013
7 7 (1.45%) nginx
8 5 (1.04%) Apache ServiceMix
9 3 (0.62%) SAS
10 2 (0.41%) BizTalk Server
11 1 (0.21%) Apache Spark
11 1 (0.21%) Oracle Application Server
11 1 (0.21%) Oracle SOA Suite
11 1 (0.21%) WebSphere
Applications
1 22 (4.55%) MS Excel
2 20 (4.14%) MS Office
3 11 (2.28%) MS PowerPoint
4 9 (1.86%) MS Project
5 6 (1.24%) MS Visio
5 6 (1.24%) OmniGraffle
6 3 (0.62%) SPSS
7 1 (0.21%) Acrobat
7 1 (0.21%) Windchill
Business Applications
1 16 (3.31%) Remedy ITSM
2 10 (2.07%) Remedy AR System
3 2 (0.41%) Dynamics CRM
4 1 (0.21%) Dynamics AX
4 1 (0.21%) Oracle Applications
4 1 (0.21%) Oracle EBS
4 1 (0.21%) Oracle EBS R12
4 1 (0.21%) Oracle ERP
Cloud Services
1 34 (7.04%) Amazon AWS
2 28 (5.80%) Microsoft Azure
3 19 (3.93%) Office 365
4 7 (1.45%) SaaS
5 3 (0.62%) AWS CloudFormation
5 3 (0.62%) PaaS
6 1 (0.21%) Amazon EC2
6 1 (0.21%) Cloud Computing
6 1 (0.21%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 68 (14.08%) Firewall
2 33 (6.83%) LAN
3 24 (4.97%) VPN
4 23 (4.76%) LDAP
5 22 (4.55%) Wireless
6 20 (4.14%) IMAP
7 18 (3.73%) SSL
8 16 (3.31%) HTTP
8 16 (3.31%) Network Security
8 16 (3.31%) SMTP
9 15 (3.11%) WAN
10 14 (2.90%) DNS
11 13 (2.69%) IPsec
11 13 (2.69%) Unified Communications
12 11 (2.28%) Intrusion Detection
13 10 (2.07%) BGP
13 10 (2.07%) Wi-Fi
14 8 (1.66%) OSPF
14 8 (1.66%) POP3
15 7 (1.45%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 29 (6.00%) SQL Server
2 15 (3.11%) NoSQL
3 13 (2.69%) GIS
3 13 (2.69%) MySQL
4 10 (2.07%) Big Data
5 8 (1.66%) MongoDB
5 8 (1.66%) Relational Database
5 8 (1.66%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 7 (1.45%) PostgreSQL
7 6 (1.24%) BusinessObjects
8 5 (1.04%) Apache Cassandra
8 5 (1.04%) Neo4j
9 4 (0.83%) Data Warehouse
9 4 (0.83%) Hadoop
9 4 (0.83%) SQL Server Integration Services
10 3 (0.62%) EDRMS
10 3 (0.62%) Oracle Reports
10 3 (0.62%) Pentaho
10 3 (0.62%) Spotfire
11 2 (0.41%) JasperReports
Development Applications
1 35 (7.25%) Git (software)
2 23 (4.76%) Jenkins
3 17 (3.52%) TeamCity
4 15 (3.11%) JIRA
5 13 (2.69%) Selenium
6 10 (2.07%) Cucumber
7 8 (1.66%) GitLab
8 7 (1.45%) Mercurial
9 6 (1.24%) Axure RP
9 6 (1.24%) Metasploit
10 5 (1.04%) Burp Suite
10 5 (1.04%) JMeter
10 5 (1.04%) JUnit
10 5 (1.04%) Subversion
11 4 (0.83%) Artifactory
11 4 (0.83%) Capybara
11 4 (0.83%) HP UFT
11 4 (0.83%) JBehave
11 4 (0.83%) Rational DOORS
11 4 (0.83%) WebDriver
General
1 56 (11.59%) Finance
2 25 (5.18%) Marketing
3 11 (2.28%) Telecoms
4 10 (2.07%) Manufacturing
5 8 (1.66%) Billing
5 8 (1.66%) Legal
5 8 (1.66%) Retail
6 4 (0.83%) Electronics
6 4 (0.83%) Games
6 4 (0.83%) Pharmaceutical
7 3 (0.62%) Local Government
8 2 (0.41%) Banking
8 2 (0.41%) Military
9 1 (0.21%) Financial Institution
9 1 (0.21%) Law
Job Titles
1 62 (12.84%) Security Manager
2 45 (9.32%) Developer
3 44 (9.11%) Consultant
4 35 (7.25%) Architect
5 34 (7.04%) Cybersecurity Manager
5 34 (7.04%) Tester
6 30 (6.21%) Network Engineer
7 29 (6.00%) Java Developer
8 24 (4.97%) Senior Manager
9 23 (4.76%) Penetration Tester
9 23 (4.76%) Systems Engineer
10 20 (4.14%) DevOps Engineer
10 20 (4.14%) Support Engineer
11 19 (3.93%) Incident Manager
12 18 (3.73%) Cisco Engineer
12 18 (3.73%) Cisco Network Engineer
13 17 (3.52%) Administrator
14 16 (3.31%) Project Manager
14 16 (3.31%) SC Cleared Network Engineer
14 16 (3.31%) Test Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 35 (7.25%) Web Services
2 17 (3.52%) Spring
3 14 (2.90%) JSON
4 13 (2.69%) REST
4 13 (2.69%) XML
5 12 (2.48%) AngularJS
6 11 (2.28%) J2EE
7 10 (2.07%) Node.js
7 10 (2.07%) Sensu
7 10 (2.07%) SOAP
8 9 (1.86%) HTML
8 9 (1.86%) Spring Integration
9 8 (1.66%) Elastic Stack
9 8 (1.66%) RESTful
10 6 (1.24%) .NET
10 6 (1.24%) 802.1X
10 6 (1.24%) Gherkin
10 6 (1.24%) Java EE
11 5 (1.04%) HTML5
11 5 (1.04%) React
Miscellaneous
1 37 (7.66%) Analytical Skills
2 22 (4.55%) Management Information System
3 14 (2.90%) CESG
3 14 (2.90%) Cyber Attack
3 14 (2.90%) Cybercrime
4 13 (2.69%) iPhone
5 12 (2.48%) Blackberry
6 11 (2.28%) Computer Science
7 10 (2.07%) CMDB
8 9 (1.86%) Data Centre
9 8 (1.66%) User Experience
10 7 (1.45%) Clustering
10 7 (1.45%) Cyber Defence
10 7 (1.45%) Driving Licence
10 7 (1.45%) iPad
11 6 (1.24%) CESG CLAS
11 6 (1.24%) Cyberthreat
11 6 (1.24%) Mobile App
12 5 (1.04%) Embedded Systems
13 4 (0.83%) Hybrid Cloud
Operating Systems
1 73 (15.11%) Linux
2 63 (13.04%) Windows
3 25 (5.18%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 20 (4.14%) Windows 7
4 20 (4.14%) Windows Server
5 18 (3.73%) Unix
6 17 (3.52%) Windows Server 2008
7 15 (3.11%) Windows 10
8 14 (2.90%) Windows Server 2012
9 12 (2.48%) Android
10 11 (2.28%) CentOS
10 11 (2.28%) Windows 8
11 7 (1.45%) Debian
12 2 (0.41%) Solaris
13 1 (0.21%) Apple iOS
13 1 (0.21%) Kali Linux
13 1 (0.21%) Windows Server 2003
13 1 (0.21%) Windows Vista
13 1 (0.21%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 123 (25.47%) Information Security
2 102 (21.12%) Cybersecurity
3 82 (16.98%) Agile Software Development
4 69 (14.29%) ITIL
5 46 (9.52%) DevOps
5 46 (9.52%) Risk Management
6 44 (9.11%) Continuous Integration
6 44 (9.11%) Project Management
7 39 (8.07%) Continuous Improvement
8 34 (7.04%) Open Source
9 33 (6.83%) Mentoring
10 32 (6.63%) Stakeholder Management
11 31 (6.42%) Incident Management
12 29 (6.00%) Business Development
13 27 (5.59%) Presales
14 25 (5.18%) Penetration Testing
15 24 (4.97%) ITSM
15 24 (4.97%) Test Strategy
16 23 (4.76%) Service Management
16 23 (4.76%) Vulnerability Assessment
Programming Languages
1 67 (13.87%) C
2 63 (13.04%) Java
3 24 (4.97%) Ruby
3 24 (4.97%) SQL
4 19 (3.93%) Groovy
4 19 (3.93%) Python
5 17 (3.52%) Scala
5 17 (3.52%) Shell Script
6 12 (2.48%) Clojure
7 11 (2.28%) Bash Shell
7 11 (2.28%) C++
8 9 (1.86%) JavaScript
8 9 (1.86%) PowerShell
9 8 (1.66%) C#
10 5 (1.04%) PHP
11 4 (0.83%) Perl
12 3 (0.62%) R
12 3 (0.62%) VB.NET
13 2 (0.41%) Go
13 2 (0.41%) VB
Qualifications
1 483 (100.00%) Security Cleared
2 126 (26.09%) DV Cleared
3 94 (19.46%) Degree
4 92 (19.05%) CISSP
5 84 (17.39%) CISM
6 52 (10.77%) CESG Certified Professional
7 46 (9.52%) Cisco Certification
8 37 (7.66%) SANS
9 31 (6.42%) CCNP
10 25 (5.18%) CISA
11 23 (4.76%) ISTQB
12 22 (4.55%) CREST Certified
13 20 (4.14%) GIAC
13 20 (4.14%) ISEB
14 19 (3.93%) CHECK Team Leader
15 18 (3.73%) CCSA
16 17 (3.52%) CHECK Team Member
16 17 (3.52%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
16 17 (3.52%) JNCIA
17 15 (3.11%) CEH
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 27 (5.59%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 22 (4.55%) SLA
3 16 (3.31%) QA
4 10 (2.07%) HMG Security Policy Framework
5 8 (1.66%) PCI DSS
6 6 (1.24%) COBIT
7 4 (0.83%) Cyber Essentials
8 3 (0.62%) Data Quality
8 3 (0.62%) ISO22301
8 3 (0.62%) JSP 440
9 1 (0.21%) GPG13
9 1 (0.21%) PA-DSS
System Software
1 40 (8.28%) Active Directory
2 32 (6.63%) VMware Infrastructure
3 14 (2.90%) Dovecot
4 5 (1.04%) Docker
5 4 (0.83%) Hyper-V
5 4 (0.83%) Terminal Services
6 3 (0.62%) KVM
6 3 (0.62%) Microsoft App-V
6 3 (0.62%) VMware ESXi
7 2 (0.41%) Firmware
7 2 (0.41%) ProxySG
7 2 (0.41%) vSphere
8 1 (0.21%) Oracle RAC
8 1 (0.21%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 26 (5.38%) SCCM
2 19 (3.93%) Ansible
3 15 (3.11%) Puppet
4 12 (2.48%) logstash
5 11 (2.28%) Opscode Chef
6 9 (1.86%) Cisco CUCM
6 9 (1.86%) Cisco UCCX
7 8 (1.66%) CA Spectrum
8 7 (1.45%) Kibana
8 7 (1.45%) Nessus
8 7 (1.45%) ZABBIX
9 5 (1.04%) SCOM
10 4 (0.83%) Network Intrusion Detection System
11 3 (0.62%) Nmap
11 3 (0.62%) OpenNebula
11 3 (0.62%) ThinApp
12 2 (0.41%) Cisco Prime
12 2 (0.41%) Nagios
12 2 (0.41%) SCSM
12 2 (0.41%) Terraform
Vendors
1 51 (10.56%) Cisco
2 50 (10.35%) Microsoft
3 39 (8.07%) VMware
4 29 (6.00%) Red Hat
5 28 (5.80%) Juniper
6 20 (4.14%) Remedy
7 13 (2.69%) Oracle
7 13 (2.69%) ServiceNow
8 11 (2.28%) Meraki
9 10 (2.07%) BMC
9 10 (2.07%) CA
10 9 (1.86%) HP
10 9 (1.86%) Palo Alto
10 9 (1.86%) SAP
11 8 (1.66%) CheckPoint
11 8 (1.66%) F5
12 7 (1.45%) Citrix
12 7 (1.45%) EMC
13 6 (1.24%) Fortinet
13 6 (1.24%) NetApp
City, London
Testing Circle Ltd
Salary: £580 - £620 per day + Dependent on Experience
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £55,000 - £80,000 depending on experience and location.
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Venturi
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Experis Ltd
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Yoh
Salary: £0.00 - £400 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
City, London
Testing Circle Ltd
Salary: £0.00 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £50,000K - £70,000 + strong package
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Leidos
Posted: 5 days ago
London
Leidos
Posted: 5 days ago
London
Leidos
Posted: 5 days ago
London
Modis International Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £75000 per annum
Posted: 8 days ago
Croydon or Westminster
Home Office
Salary: £32,168 - £37,797 (+ market supplement of up to £5,000)
Posted: 4 days ago
Kingston Upon Thames, Surrey
Informatiq Consulting
Salary: £47000 - £55000 per annum + Pension + Bupa
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Experis Ltd
Salary: £65000.00 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
London
NST Recruitment Limited
Salary: Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Croydon or Westminster
Home Office
Salary: £52,969 - £62,239 (+ market supplement of up to £11,300)
Posted: 4 days ago
Croydon or Westminster
Home Office
Salary: £32,168 - £37,797 (+ market supplement of up to £5,000)
Posted: 4 days ago
Croydon or Westminster
Home Office
Salary: £52,969 - £62,239 (+ market supplement of up to £11,300)
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £50,000 - £80,000 + excellent package
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £45,000 - £60,000
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £75,000 - £95,000 + a lucrative package
Posted: 5 days ago
Central London / West End
Vodafone
Posted: 9 days ago
London
Client Server
Salary: £95000 - £130000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 12 days ago
City of London
Modis International Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £90000 per annum
Posted: 19 days ago
Croydon or Westminster
Home Office
Salary: £52,969 - £62,239 (+ market supplement of up to £11,300)
Posted: 12 days ago
Croydon or Westminster
Home Office
Salary: £32,168 - £37,797 (+ market supplement of up to £5,000)
Posted: 12 days ago
Hammersmith and Fulham
Energon Global
Salary: £45000 - £60000 per annum + BONUS + BENEFITS
Posted: 11 days ago
London
The National Crime Agency
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 23 days ago
London
Client Server
Salary: £90k to £130k + benefits
Posted: 19 days ago
North London
aap3
Salary: £1 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 12 days ago