The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Reading with a requirement for SC Cleared qualifications. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 25 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Security Check (SC) Clearance
Berkshire / Reading
3 months to
25 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 55 70 32
Rank change year-on-year +15 -38  
Permanent jobs citing SC Cleared 56 59 159
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Reading 4.31% 3.34% 6.91%
As % of the Qualifications category 12.28% 9.75% 19.00%
Number of salaries quoted 52 42 115
Median salary £51,250 £56,250 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -8.88% +2.27%  
90% offered a salary of more than £22,000 £40,000 £23,232
10% offered a salary of more than £84,500 £64,550 £80,000
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 Reading.

Academic & Professional Certification
Reading
Permanent job vacancies requiring academic qualifications or professional certifications 456 605 837
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Reading 35.13% 34.26% 36.36%
Number of salaries quoted 362 438 578
Median salary £50,000 £55,000 £46,250
Median salary % change year-on-year -9.09% +18.91%  
90% offered a salary of more than £25,950 £30,000 £23,579
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £70,000 £67,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,000
% change year-on-year - +1.19%  

SC Cleared
Job Vacancy Trend in Reading

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Reading 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 Reading

SC Cleared
Salary Trend in Reading

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

Salary trend for SC Cleared in Reading

SC Cleared
Salary Histogram in Reading

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing SC Cleared in Reading over the 3 months to 25 June 2017.

Salary histogram for SC Cleared in Reading

For the 6 months to 25 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 Reading region with a requirement for SC Cleared.

1 102 (100.00%) Security Cleared
2 36 (35.29%) Firewall
3 30 (29.41%) Cisco
4 29 (28.43%) Broadband
4 29 (28.43%) Cisco Certification
4 29 (28.43%) Juniper
5 22 (21.57%) WAN
6 20 (19.61%) CCNA
6 20 (19.61%) Linux
7 19 (18.63%) Python
7 19 (18.63%) Big Data
8 17 (16.67%) VMware
8 17 (16.67%) VMware Infrastructure
9 16 (15.69%) Unix
9 16 (15.69%) Java
9 16 (15.69%) Cisco Nexus
10 15 (14.71%) Logistics
11 14 (13.73%) Agile Software Development
11 14 (13.73%) Microsoft
12 13 (12.75%) CCNP
12 13 (12.75%) SOA
12 13 (12.75%) Open Source
12 13 (12.75%) F5
12 13 (12.75%) Presales
13 12 (11.76%) Jaspersoft
13 12 (11.76%) Infrastructure Management
13 12 (11.76%) Unit Testing
13 12 (11.76%) PostgreSQL
14 11 (10.78%) SAP
14 11 (10.78%) DV Cleared

SC Cleared
Co-occurring IT Skills in Reading 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 2 (1.96%) SharePoint
2 1 (0.98%) Confluence
2 1 (0.98%) MS Exchange
2 1 (0.98%) Oracle SOA Suite
Applications
1 2 (1.96%) Microsoft Project
1 2 (1.96%) MS Visio
2 1 (0.98%) Microsoft Excel
2 1 (0.98%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 6 (5.88%) SAP GTS
Cloud Services
1 8 (7.84%) Microsoft Azure
2 3 (2.94%) Azure Active Directory
2 3 (2.94%) IaaS
2 3 (2.94%) PaaS
2 3 (2.94%) SuccessFactors
3 2 (1.96%) Amazon AWS
3 2 (1.96%) Cortana Intelligence Suite
Communications & Networking
1 36 (35.29%) Firewall
2 29 (28.43%) Broadband
3 22 (21.57%) WAN
4 16 (15.69%) Cisco Nexus
5 10 (9.80%) IPv4
6 9 (8.82%) BGP
6 9 (8.82%) EIGRP
6 9 (8.82%) Ethernet
6 9 (8.82%) IPsec
6 9 (8.82%) L2TP
6 9 (8.82%) MPLS
6 9 (8.82%) OSPF
6 9 (8.82%) PPP
6 9 (8.82%) SSL
6 9 (8.82%) VPN
6 9 (8.82%) xDSL
7 5 (4.90%) Wireshark
8 4 (3.92%) Wireless
8 4 (3.92%) Wireless Security
9 2 (1.96%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 19 (18.63%) Big Data
2 12 (11.76%) PostgreSQL
3 11 (10.78%) Hadoop
4 8 (7.84%) MongoDB
4 8 (7.84%) Neo4j
4 8 (7.84%) Pentaho
5 6 (5.88%) SQL Server
6 3 (2.94%) Azure SQL Database
6 3 (2.94%) Data Warehouse
6 3 (2.94%) GIS
6 3 (2.94%) QGIS
6 3 (2.94%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 2 (1.96%) Data Lake
7 2 (1.96%) Data Mining
7 2 (1.96%) Microsoft Analysis Services
7 2 (1.96%) Power BI
7 2 (1.96%) RDBMS
7 2 (1.96%) Relational Database
7 2 (1.96%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 2 (1.96%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 11 (10.78%) JIRA
2 8 (7.84%) JUnit
2 8 (7.84%) Talend Open Studio
3 4 (3.92%) TestDirector
4 2 (1.96%) JMeter
4 2 (1.96%) Rational DOORS
4 2 (1.96%) Selenium
4 2 (1.96%) Team Foundation Server
5 1 (0.98%) Atlassian Bamboo
5 1 (0.98%) Cucumber
5 1 (0.98%) Git (software)
5 1 (0.98%) Jenkins
5 1 (0.98%) LoadRunner
General
1 6 (5.88%) Billing
1 6 (5.88%) Legal
1 6 (5.88%) Manufacturing
2 4 (3.92%) Digital Economy
3 3 (2.94%) Military
4 2 (1.96%) Finance
5 1 (0.98%) Law
Job Titles
1 17 (16.67%) Network Engineer
2 16 (15.69%) Cisco Engineer
3 14 (13.73%) Developer
4 13 (12.75%) Support Engineer
5 11 (10.78%) Analyst
6 10 (9.80%) Architect
6 10 (9.80%) Cisco Network Engineer
6 10 (9.80%) Network Support
6 10 (9.80%) Network Support Engineer
7 8 (7.84%) Consultant
7 8 (7.84%) Junior
7 8 (7.84%) Technical Manager
8 7 (6.86%) Open Source Developer
8 7 (6.86%) Senior Network Engineer
8 7 (6.86%) Senior Network Support
8 7 (6.86%) Senior Network Support Engineer
8 7 (6.86%) Senior Support Engineer
9 6 (5.88%) Big Data Developer
9 6 (5.88%) Junior Cisco Network Engineer
9 6 (5.88%) Junior Network Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (8.82%) Web Services
2 8 (7.84%) ActiveMQ
2 8 (7.84%) AngularJS
2 8 (7.84%) Apache Camel
2 8 (7.84%) Apache CXF
2 8 (7.84%) D3.js
2 8 (7.84%) Drools
2 8 (7.84%) Hibernate
2 8 (7.84%) jBPM
2 8 (7.84%) Node.js
3 7 (6.86%) Elastic Stack
4 5 (4.90%) .NET
5 4 (3.92%) Middleware
6 3 (2.94%) ASP.NET
6 3 (2.94%) ASP.NET MVC
6 3 (2.94%) HTML
6 3 (2.94%) HTML5
6 3 (2.94%) jQuery
7 1 (0.98%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 9 (8.82%) Data Centre
2 8 (7.84%) Greenfield Project
3 7 (6.86%) Analytical Skills
4 6 (5.88%) Cyber Attack
5 4 (3.92%) Mobile App
6 3 (2.94%) Private Cloud
7 2 (1.96%) Computer Science
7 2 (1.96%) Robotics
8 1 (0.98%) Clustering
8 1 (0.98%) Cyber Defence
8 1 (0.98%) Linux Command Line
8 1 (0.98%) PKI
8 1 (0.98%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 20 (19.61%) Linux
2 16 (15.69%) Unix
3 9 (8.82%) CentOS
3 9 (8.82%) Ubuntu
4 7 (6.86%) Solaris
4 7 (6.86%) Windows
5 2 (1.96%) Windows 7
5 2 (1.96%) Windows Server 2012
6 1 (0.98%) Debian
6 1 (0.98%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 1 (0.98%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (14.71%) Logistics
2 14 (13.73%) Agile Software Development
3 13 (12.75%) Open Source
3 13 (12.75%) Presales
3 13 (12.75%) SOA
4 12 (11.76%) Infrastructure Management
4 12 (11.76%) Unit Testing
5 10 (9.80%) Mentoring
5 10 (9.80%) Project Management
5 10 (9.80%) Scrum
6 9 (8.82%) ITIL
6 9 (8.82%) Load Balancing
6 9 (8.82%) Open Source Development
7 8 (7.84%) BDD
7 8 (7.84%) Coaching
7 8 (7.84%) Data Security
7 8 (7.84%) Multithreading
7 8 (7.84%) Process Improvement
7 8 (7.84%) Service Delivery
7 8 (7.84%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 19 (18.63%) Python
2 16 (15.69%) Java
3 8 (7.84%) Jython
3 8 (7.84%) Shell Script
3 8 (7.84%) SQL
4 7 (6.86%) Perl
5 6 (5.88%) JavaScript
6 5 (4.90%) C#
7 3 (2.94%) VB.NET
8 2 (1.96%) C++
8 2 (1.96%) PL/SQL
9 1 (0.98%) Bash Shell
9 1 (0.98%) Go
9 1 (0.98%) Ruby
9 1 (0.98%) Scala
9 1 (0.98%) VB
Qualifications
1 102 (100.00%) Security Cleared
2 29 (28.43%) Cisco Certification
3 20 (19.61%) CCNA
4 13 (12.75%) CCNP
5 11 (10.78%) DV Cleared
5 11 (10.78%) JNCIA
6 9 (8.82%) Degree
7 7 (6.86%) CCIE
7 7 (6.86%) CCSP
8 6 (5.88%) Microsoft Certification
9 5 (4.90%) MCSE
10 4 (3.92%) CREST Certified
10 4 (3.92%) ISEB
10 4 (3.92%) Tigerscheme
11 3 (2.94%) MCSA
12 2 (1.96%) MCP
12 2 (1.96%) PhD
13 1 (0.98%) ISTQB
13 1 (0.98%) OSCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (1.96%) SLA
System Software
1 17 (16.67%) VMware Infrastructure
2 9 (8.82%) Hyper-V
3 7 (6.86%) vSphere
4 6 (5.88%) VMware ESXi
5 4 (3.92%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 6 (5.88%) vCenter Server
2 2 (1.96%) Forefront Identity Manager
2 2 (1.96%) Microsoft Intune
2 2 (1.96%) SCCM
2 2 (1.96%) SCOM
2 2 (1.96%) SCSM
2 2 (1.96%) SCVMM
3 1 (0.98%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 30 (29.41%) Cisco
2 29 (28.43%) Juniper
3 17 (16.67%) VMware
4 14 (13.73%) Microsoft
5 13 (12.75%) F5
6 12 (11.76%) Jaspersoft
7 11 (10.78%) SAP
8 8 (7.84%) Talend
9 6 (5.88%) SEEBURGER
10 5 (4.90%) HP
11 3 (2.94%) ESRI
11 3 (2.94%) Mapinfo
12 2 (1.96%) Oracle
13 1 (0.98%) CA
Reading, Berkshire
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Salary: £20000 - £22000 per annum + Pension, Healthcare
Posted: 4 days ago
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Polar Recruitment
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum + Pension, Healthcare
Posted: 4 days ago
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EMBS Ltd
Salary: £75k per year + Car allowance & Bens
Posted: Yesterday
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Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 50,000 - 70,000 + excellent benefits and training
Posted: Yesterday
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ANSON MCCADE
Salary: UKP 90000 per year
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ANSON MCCADE
Salary: UKP 85000 per year
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ANSON MCCADE
Salary: UKP 48000 per year
Posted: 4 days ago
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ANSON MCCADE
Salary: UKP 55000 per year
Posted: 3 days ago
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CGI
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 25 days ago
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CGI
Posted: 24 days ago
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Thales
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