The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in London with a requirement for Security Cleared qualifications. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 26 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Security Clearance
England / London
3 months to
26 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 213 191 178
Rank change year-on-year -22 -13  
Permanent jobs citing Security Cleared 585 692 825
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in London 1.59% 1.75% 1.84%
As % of the Qualifications category 6.89% 7.19% 7.12%
Number of salaries quoted 427 457 642
Median salary £55,000 £60,000 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -8.33% +9.09%  
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £40,000 £40,000
10% offered a salary of more than £82,500 £82,500 £77,500
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000

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 London.

Academic & Professional Certification
London
Permanent job vacancies requiring academic qualifications or professional certifications 8488 9627 11588
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in London 23.04% 24.39% 25.85%
Number of salaries quoted 6546 8091 9456
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 £85,000 £75,000 £80,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £41,500
% change year-on-year - +2.40%  

Security Cleared
Job Vacancy Trend in London

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in London 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 London

Security Cleared
Salary Trend in London

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

Salary trend for Security Cleared in London

Security Cleared
Salary Histogram in London

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Security Cleared in London over the 3 months to 26 June 2017.

Salary histogram for Security Cleared in London

Security 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 Security Cleared within the London region over the 3 months to 26 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 +32 72 £38,500 -24.50% 12
Croydon +22 20 £65,637 -17.95% 2
Hammersmith -8 17 £55,000 +4.76% 2
Uxbridge +6 7 £45,000 - 1
Westminster -5 4 - -
Lewisham - 4 £18,000 -
Barnet - 4 £32,500 -
New Malden - 3 - -
West End of London +4 2 £30,000 -42.85% 2
Greenford -6 1 £57,500 +43.75%
Teddington - 1 - -
Enfield - 1 £25,000 -
Security Cleared
England

For the 6 months to 26 June 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 London region with a requirement for Security Cleared.

1 532 (52.21%) SC Cleared
2 332 (32.58%) Agile Software Development
3 283 (27.77%) DV Cleared
4 262 (25.71%) Linux
5 257 (25.22%) Java
6 190 (18.65%) Cybersecurity
7 174 (17.08%) Degree
7 174 (17.08%) Continuous Integration
7 174 (17.08%) Windows
8 169 (16.58%) Information Security
9 153 (15.01%) C
10 145 (14.23%) DevOps
11 141 (13.84%) Finance
12 139 (13.64%) ITIL
13 129 (12.66%) SQL
14 109 (10.70%) Jenkins
15 108 (10.60%) Test Automation
16 105 (10.30%) Mentoring
17 103 (10.11%) Scrum
18 99 (9.72%) Oracle
19 98 (9.62%) Web Services
20 95 (9.32%) Python
21 94 (9.22%) Project Management
22 91 (8.93%) Firewall
22 91 (8.93%) Microsoft
22 91 (8.93%) Open Source
23 90 (8.83%) JavaScript
24 86 (8.44%) WebLogic
24 86 (8.44%) Git (software)
25 81 (7.95%) HTML

Security 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 86 (8.44%) WebLogic
2 74 (7.26%) Tomcat
3 65 (6.38%) JBoss
4 54 (5.30%) SharePoint
5 51 (5.00%) Apache
6 23 (2.26%) SAS
7 22 (2.16%) WebSphere
8 20 (1.96%) Confluence
9 18 (1.77%) Apache Spark
10 17 (1.67%) Elasticsearch
11 13 (1.28%) SharePoint 2010
12 11 (1.08%) Documentum
12 11 (1.08%) Oracle SOA Suite
12 11 (1.08%) SharePoint 2013
13 10 (0.98%) Apache Solr
14 9 (0.88%) Alfresco
14 9 (0.88%) WebSphere Application Server
15 8 (0.79%) IIS
15 8 (0.79%) MS Exchange
15 8 (0.79%) nginx
Applications
1 37 (3.63%) Microsoft Excel
2 22 (2.16%) SPSS
3 15 (1.47%) Microsoft Office
4 12 (1.18%) OmniGraffle
5 10 (0.98%) Microsoft PowerPoint
6 8 (0.79%) Microsoft Project
6 8 (0.79%) MS Visio
7 2 (0.20%) AutoCAD
7 2 (0.20%) InfoPath
7 2 (0.20%) Spreadsheet
8 1 (0.098%) Stata
Business Applications
1 28 (2.75%) Remedy ITSM
2 19 (1.86%) Remedy AR System
3 17 (1.67%) SAP Oil and Gas
4 13 (1.28%) SAP InfiniteInsight
5 6 (0.59%) Dynamics CRM
6 4 (0.39%) iTrent
6 4 (0.39%) ResourceLink
6 4 (0.39%) Sentinel
7 3 (0.29%) Primavera
8 1 (0.098%) Dynamics AX
8 1 (0.098%) Scribe Insight
Cloud Services
1 61 (5.99%) Amazon AWS
2 27 (2.65%) Office 365
3 25 (2.45%) Microsoft Azure
4 24 (2.36%) SaaS
5 20 (1.96%) IaaS
5 20 (1.96%) PaaS
6 10 (0.98%) GitHub
7 5 (0.49%) Google Analytics
7 5 (0.49%) Google Cloud Platform
8 4 (0.39%) Amazon S3
8 4 (0.39%) Cloud Computing
8 4 (0.39%) Oracle Service Cloud
9 3 (0.29%) AWS CloudFormation
9 3 (0.29%) G Suite
10 2 (0.20%) Amazon EC2
10 2 (0.20%) Google Tag Manager
11 1 (0.098%) Boomi
11 1 (0.098%) iPaaS
11 1 (0.098%) OpenShift
11 1 (0.098%) Scribe Online
Communications & Networking
1 91 (8.93%) Firewall
2 44 (4.32%) DNS
3 37 (3.63%) LDAP
4 36 (3.53%) LAN
5 28 (2.75%) VPN
6 27 (2.65%) DHCP
7 26 (2.55%) HTTP
8 25 (2.45%) TCP/IP
9 24 (2.36%) WAN
10 23 (2.26%) SSL
11 22 (2.16%) IMAP
12 20 (1.96%) Network Security
12 20 (1.96%) Wireless
13 19 (1.86%) Cisco ASA
13 19 (1.86%) Internet
14 18 (1.77%) IPsec
15 16 (1.57%) SMTP
16 15 (1.47%) BGP
17 14 (1.37%) Intranet
18 13 (1.28%) OSPF
Database & Business Intelligence
1 70 (6.87%) SQL Server
2 51 (5.00%) Big Data
3 43 (4.22%) Hadoop
4 42 (4.12%) MySQL
5 38 (3.73%) NoSQL
6 37 (3.63%) Relational Database
7 33 (3.24%) Oracle Database
8 23 (2.26%) MongoDB
9 21 (2.06%) Spotfire
10 17 (1.67%) GIS
10 17 (1.67%) PostgreSQL
11 15 (1.47%) QlikView
12 13 (1.28%) Oracle Database 11g
13 12 (1.18%) Apache Hive
13 12 (1.18%) Oracle Exadata
13 12 (1.18%) Oracle ODI
13 12 (1.18%) Sqoop
14 10 (0.98%) Oracle Reports
15 8 (0.79%) BusinessObjects
15 8 (0.79%) OrientDB
Development Applications
1 109 (10.70%) Jenkins
2 86 (8.44%) Git (software)
3 77 (7.56%) Selenium
4 71 (6.97%) JIRA
5 55 (5.40%) Atlassian Bamboo
6 49 (4.81%) Cucumber
7 43 (4.22%) JUnit
7 43 (4.22%) Maven
8 27 (2.65%) Eclipse
8 27 (2.65%) TeamCity
9 25 (2.45%) IntelliJ
9 25 (2.45%) JMeter
10 24 (2.36%) LoadRunner
11 15 (1.47%) Axure RP
12 14 (1.37%) Gatling
13 13 (1.28%) Artifactory
14 12 (1.18%) NeoLoad
15 10 (0.98%) TestNG
16 9 (0.88%) Subversion
17 8 (0.79%) Visual Studio
General
1 141 (13.84%) Finance
2 53 (5.20%) Marketing
3 46 (4.51%) Telecoms
4 24 (2.36%) Manufacturing
5 18 (1.77%) Electronics
6 16 (1.57%) Law
7 15 (1.47%) Legal
8 14 (1.37%) Back Office
9 13 (1.28%) Military
9 13 (1.28%) Retail
10 8 (0.79%) Advertising
10 8 (0.79%) Aerospace
11 6 (0.59%) Banking
12 4 (0.39%) Local Government
13 3 (0.29%) Billing
13 3 (0.29%) Publishing
14 2 (0.20%) Games
15 1 (0.098%) French Language
15 1 (0.098%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 145 (14.23%) Developer
2 96 (9.42%) Analyst
3 95 (9.32%) Consultant
4 90 (8.83%) Tester
5 76 (7.46%) Architect
6 63 (6.18%) Security Manager
7 61 (5.99%) Java Developer
8 58 (5.69%) Penetration Tester
9 57 (5.59%) Support Engineer
10 52 (5.10%) DevOps Engineer
11 38 (3.73%) Cybersecurity Manager
12 37 (3.63%) Business Analyst
13 34 (3.34%) Applications Support
14 33 (3.24%) Administrator
15 32 (3.14%) IT Engineer
15 32 (3.14%) Software Engineer
16 31 (3.04%) IT Support
16 31 (3.04%) Project Manager
17 30 (2.94%) Software Developer
18 27 (2.65%) Network Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 98 (9.62%) Web Services
2 81 (7.95%) HTML
3 61 (5.99%) CSS
3 61 (5.99%) Spring
4 46 (4.51%) J2EE
5 42 (4.12%) REST
6 38 (3.73%) HTML5
7 33 (3.24%) .NET
7 33 (3.24%) CSS3
7 33 (3.24%) Java EE
7 33 (3.24%) SOAP
8 32 (3.14%) Node.js
9 31 (3.04%) AngularJS
9 31 (3.04%) jQuery
9 31 (3.04%) JSON
10 26 (2.55%) RESTful
11 24 (2.36%) Middleware
12 23 (2.26%) Gherkin
13 19 (1.86%) Sensu
14 18 (1.77%) Backbone.js
Miscellaneous
1 63 (6.18%) Analytical Skills
2 55 (5.40%) User Experience
3 42 (4.12%) Management Information System
4 33 (3.24%) SCADA
5 24 (2.36%) Data Centre
6 23 (2.26%) Computer Science
7 20 (1.96%) CMDB
7 20 (1.96%) Cybercrime
8 16 (1.57%) Clustering
9 15 (1.47%) Cyber Defence
10 14 (1.37%) Cyber Attack
11 13 (1.28%) Blackberry
11 13 (1.28%) iPhone
12 12 (1.18%) CESG
12 12 (1.18%) Enterprise Software
13 11 (1.08%) Driving Licence
13 11 (1.08%) Public Cloud
14 10 (0.98%) Cyberthreat
15 8 (0.79%) Security Operations Centre
15 8 (0.79%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 262 (25.71%) Linux
2 174 (17.08%) Windows
3 78 (7.65%) Unix
4 48 (4.71%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 33 (3.24%) Windows Server
6 24 (2.36%) Windows Server 2008
7 23 (2.26%) Windows Server 2012
8 21 (2.06%) CentOS
9 18 (1.77%) Solaris
9 18 (1.77%) Windows 7
10 17 (1.67%) Android
11 14 (1.37%) Windows 10
11 14 (1.37%) Windows 8
12 11 (1.08%) AIX
13 9 (0.88%) Debian
13 9 (0.88%) Ubuntu
14 7 (0.69%) Oracle Linux
15 6 (0.59%) Apple iOS
16 5 (0.49%) Kali Linux
16 5 (0.49%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 332 (32.58%) Agile Software Development
2 190 (18.65%) Cybersecurity
3 174 (17.08%) Continuous Integration
4 169 (16.58%) Information Security
5 145 (14.23%) DevOps
6 139 (13.64%) ITIL
7 108 (10.60%) Test Automation
8 105 (10.30%) Mentoring
9 103 (10.11%) Scrum
10 94 (9.22%) Project Management
11 91 (8.93%) Open Source
12 78 (7.65%) TDD
13 70 (6.87%) Stakeholder Management
14 69 (6.77%) Risk Management
14 69 (6.77%) Software Engineering
15 68 (6.67%) Analytics
16 62 (6.08%) BDD
16 62 (6.08%) Penetration Testing
17 60 (5.89%) Configuration Management
18 51 (5.00%) SDLC
Programming Languages
1 257 (25.22%) Java
2 153 (15.01%) C
3 129 (12.66%) SQL
4 95 (9.32%) Python
5 90 (8.83%) JavaScript
6 60 (5.89%) C#
7 56 (5.50%) Ruby
8 49 (4.81%) Scala
9 37 (3.63%) Bash Shell
9 37 (3.63%) C++
10 35 (3.43%) Shell Script
11 23 (2.26%) R
12 22 (2.16%) Go
13 18 (1.77%) PHP
14 15 (1.47%) PowerShell
15 13 (1.28%) VBA
16 12 (1.18%) Groovy
17 9 (0.88%) PL/SQL
18 7 (0.69%) Jython
19 5 (0.49%) Perl
Qualifications
1 532 (52.21%) SC Cleared
2 283 (27.77%) DV Cleared
3 174 (17.08%) Degree
4 78 (7.65%) CISSP
5 69 (6.77%) ISTQB
6 59 (5.79%) CISM
7 58 (5.69%) ISEB
8 45 (4.42%) CESG Certified Professional
9 37 (3.63%) Cisco Certification
10 34 (3.34%) SANS
11 30 (2.94%) GIAC
12 28 (2.75%) CREST Certified
13 26 (2.55%) CTC Cleared
14 25 (2.45%) CHECK Team Leader
15 24 (2.36%) CHECK Team Member
16 22 (2.16%) CCNP
17 21 (2.06%) Computer Science Degree
18 20 (1.96%) CEH
18 20 (1.96%) CISA
19 18 (1.77%) CCNA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 46 (4.51%) SLA
2 26 (2.55%) QA
3 24 (2.36%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 13 (1.28%) PCI DSS
5 11 (1.08%) Disclosure Scotland
6 8 (0.79%) COBIT
6 8 (0.79%) Data Quality
6 8 (0.79%) HMG Security Policy Framework
6 8 (0.79%) ISO/IEC 20000
6 8 (0.79%) PMO
7 4 (0.39%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
8 3 (0.29%) GDPR
9 2 (0.20%) BS25999
9 2 (0.20%) HIPAA
9 2 (0.20%) Sarbanes-Oxley
10 1 (0.098%) ISAE 3402
10 1 (0.098%) ISO 22301
10 1 (0.098%) JSP 440
10 1 (0.098%) WCAG
System Software
1 61 (5.99%) VMware Infrastructure
2 51 (5.00%) Active Directory
3 42 (4.12%) Docker
4 24 (2.36%) Virtual Machines
5 23 (2.26%) Dovecot
6 18 (1.77%) Hyper-V
7 13 (1.28%) vSphere
8 10 (0.98%) Apache Flume
8 10 (0.98%) KVM
9 9 (0.88%) VMware ESXi
10 7 (0.69%) Firmware
11 6 (0.59%) etcd
11 6 (0.59%) flannel
11 6 (0.59%) Forefront TMG
11 6 (0.59%) ISA Server
11 6 (0.59%) Terminal Services
11 6 (0.59%) VMware Workstation
11 6 (0.59%) XenApp
12 5 (0.49%) pfSense
12 5 (0.49%) ProxySG
Systems Management
1 68 (6.67%) Puppet
2 52 (5.10%) Opscode Chef
3 47 (4.61%) Ansible
4 28 (2.75%) SCCM
5 22 (2.16%) ZABBIX
6 14 (1.37%) logstash
7 12 (1.18%) Control-M
7 12 (1.18%) Kubernetes
8 11 (1.08%) SCOM
9 10 (0.98%) HP Quality Center
9 10 (0.98%) OpenNebula
9 10 (0.98%) WSUS
10 9 (0.88%) Microsoft Clustering
10 9 (0.88%) vCenter Server
11 8 (0.79%) Kibana
11 8 (0.79%) Nagios
12 6 (0.59%) Forefront Identity Manager
12 6 (0.59%) FortiGate
12 6 (0.59%) MOM
12 6 (0.59%) Salt
Vendors
1 99 (9.72%) Oracle
2 91 (8.93%) Microsoft
3 80 (7.85%) VMware
4 56 (5.50%) Cisco
5 49 (4.81%) Red Hat
6 31 (3.04%) Remedy
7 29 (2.85%) Juniper
8 27 (2.65%) SAP
9 25 (2.45%) HP
10 22 (2.16%) Palo Alto
10 22 (2.16%) Tableau
11 21 (2.06%) CheckPoint
12 20 (1.96%) BMC
13 19 (1.86%) F5
13 19 (1.86%) ServiceNow
14 18 (1.77%) EMC
15 16 (1.57%) Google
16 14 (1.37%) Atlassian
16 14 (1.37%) Cloudera
17 12 (1.18%) Fortinet
South West London
Leidos
Posted: 9 hours ago
Central London / West End
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: Excellent Salary - please contact for details
Posted: 14 hours ago
South West London
Oscar
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 12 hours ago
South West London
ReThink Recruitment
Posted: 5 days ago
London
Ping IT Recruitment ltd
Salary: £96,000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Hammersmith And Fulham, London
Recruitment Genius
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Capita Resourcing - IT Resourcing
Salary: £24000.00 - £27000.00 per annum + London Location Allowance
Posted: 5 days ago
South West London
Lorien Resourcing
Salary: Competitive Salary Package
Posted: 3 days ago
Brentford, Middlesex
Empiric
Salary: From £50,000 to £65,000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Venturi
Salary: £65000 per annum + 10% Bonus and benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
East London
Involved Solutions Ltd
Salary: £450 - £600 per day
Posted: 6 days ago
North London
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 55000 + excellent benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: UKP 55000 per year
Posted: 4 days ago
London
The National Archives
Posted: 19 days ago
City, London
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: Excellent Salary + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
London
BAE SYSTEMS
Salary: Competitive + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
LA International
Posted: 6 days ago
London
DCL Search & Selection
Salary: £95000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Central London / West End
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 450 - 575 per day
Posted: 6 days ago
London
Oliver James Associates
Salary: £75000 - £85000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
London
360 Resourcing
Salary: £20,000 - £25,000 per annum
Posted: 18 days ago
West London
Profile 29 Limited
Salary: From £80,000 to £100,000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
City, London
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £60,000 - £70,000 (Plus excellent Package!!)
Posted: 5 days ago
Hammersmith and Fulham
Recruitment Genius Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 11 days ago
London
Click Digital
Salary: £35,000 - £55,000 per year
Posted: 11 days ago
London
Leidos
Posted: 25 days ago
South West London
Informatiq Consulting
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + Pension and Healthcare
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Click Digital
Salary: £55,000 - £85,000 per year
Posted: 11 days ago
London
People Source Consulting
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 14 days ago