The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Reading 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
Berkshire / Reading
3 months to
26 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 36 57 22
Rank change year-on-year +21 -35  
Permanent jobs citing Security Cleared 87 78 215
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Reading 6.66% 4.41% 9.37%
As % of the Qualifications category 18.87% 12.96% 25.72%
Number of salaries quoted 66 46 148
Median salary £46,250 £53,500 £52,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -13.55% +2.88%  
90% offered a salary of more than £22,250 £35,000 £23,341
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £62,750 £75,000
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 Reading.

Academic & Professional Certification
Reading
Permanent job vacancies requiring academic qualifications or professional certifications 461 602 836
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Reading 35.27% 34.07% 36.44%
Number of salaries quoted 365 436 578
Median salary £50,000 £55,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -9.09% +22.22%  
90% offered a salary of more than £25,500 £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 £41,500
% change year-on-year - +2.40%  

Security Cleared
Job Vacancy Trend in Reading

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Reading 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 Reading

Security Cleared
Salary Trend in Reading

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

Salary trend for Security Cleared in Reading

Security Cleared
Salary Histogram in Reading

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

Salary histogram for Security Cleared in Reading

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 Reading region with a requirement for Security Cleared.

1 101 (68.24%) SC Cleared
2 45 (30.41%) Firewall
3 41 (27.70%) DV Cleared
4 38 (25.68%) Cisco Certification
5 37 (25.00%) Juniper
5 37 (25.00%) Cisco
6 34 (22.97%) Linux
7 32 (21.62%) Java
8 30 (20.27%) VMware
9 29 (19.59%) Broadband
10 28 (18.92%) SQL
10 28 (18.92%) Unix
11 26 (17.57%) Python
12 24 (16.22%) CCNA
13 23 (15.54%) Microsoft
13 23 (15.54%) WAN
13 23 (15.54%) Cisco Nexus
14 22 (14.86%) Analytical Skills
15 21 (14.19%) Windows
16 20 (13.51%) Software Engineering
16 20 (13.51%) Load Balancing
16 20 (13.51%) Big Data
16 20 (13.51%) VMware Infrastructure
17 19 (12.84%) CentOS
17 19 (12.84%) Mentoring
17 19 (12.84%) Agile Software Development
17 19 (12.84%) ITIL
17 19 (12.84%) CCNP
18 18 (12.16%) C
18 18 (12.16%) F5

Security 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 4 (2.70%) Apache Spark
1 4 (2.70%) Elasticsearch
1 4 (2.70%) SharePoint
1 4 (2.70%) WebLogic
2 2 (1.35%) IIS
2 2 (1.35%) Skype for Business
3 1 (0.68%) Confluence
3 1 (0.68%) MS Exchange
3 1 (0.68%) Oracle SOA Suite
Applications
1 12 (8.11%) Microsoft Excel
1 12 (8.11%) Microsoft Office
2 2 (1.35%) Microsoft Project
2 2 (1.35%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 6 (4.05%) SAP GTS
2 4 (2.70%) Eloqua
2 4 (2.70%) Oracle EBS
Cloud Services
1 8 (5.41%) Microsoft Azure
2 6 (4.05%) SaaS
3 4 (2.70%) Oracle Service Cloud
3 4 (2.70%) Responsys
3 4 (2.70%) Taleo
4 3 (2.03%) Azure Active Directory
4 3 (2.03%) IaaS
4 3 (2.03%) PaaS
4 3 (2.03%) SuccessFactors
5 2 (1.35%) Amazon AWS
5 2 (1.35%) Cortana Intelligence Suite
Communications & Networking
1 45 (30.41%) Firewall
2 29 (19.59%) Broadband
3 23 (15.54%) Cisco Nexus
3 23 (15.54%) WAN
4 10 (6.76%) Ethernet
4 10 (6.76%) IPv4
5 9 (6.08%) BGP
5 9 (6.08%) EIGRP
5 9 (6.08%) IPsec
5 9 (6.08%) L2TP
5 9 (6.08%) MPLS
5 9 (6.08%) OSPF
5 9 (6.08%) PPP
5 9 (6.08%) SSL
5 9 (6.08%) VPN
5 9 (6.08%) xDSL
6 5 (3.38%) Wireshark
7 4 (2.70%) Wireless
7 4 (2.70%) Wireless Security
8 3 (2.03%) FCoE
Database & Business Intelligence
1 20 (13.51%) Big Data
2 17 (11.49%) Hadoop
2 17 (11.49%) Relational Database
3 12 (8.11%) PostgreSQL
4 11 (7.43%) SQL Server
5 8 (5.41%) MongoDB
5 8 (5.41%) Neo4j
5 8 (5.41%) Pentaho
6 6 (4.05%) RDBMS
7 4 (2.70%) Apache Hive
7 4 (2.70%) Impala
7 4 (2.70%) Oracle Database
7 4 (2.70%) Oracle Reports
7 4 (2.70%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 3 (2.03%) Azure SQL Database
8 3 (2.03%) Data Warehouse
8 3 (2.03%) GIS
8 3 (2.03%) QGIS
8 3 (2.03%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 2 (1.35%) Data Mining
Development Applications
1 14 (9.46%) JIRA
2 12 (8.11%) LoadRunner
3 11 (7.43%) HP UFT
4 8 (5.41%) JUnit
4 8 (5.41%) Talend Open Studio
5 4 (2.70%) TestDirector
6 3 (2.03%) Git (software)
6 3 (2.03%) Redmine
7 2 (1.35%) JMeter
7 2 (1.35%) Rational DOORS
7 2 (1.35%) Selenium
8 1 (0.68%) Atlassian Bamboo
8 1 (0.68%) Cucumber
8 1 (0.68%) Jenkins
8 1 (0.68%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 6 (4.05%) Billing
1 6 (4.05%) Legal
1 6 (4.05%) Manufacturing
2 4 (2.70%) Digital Economy
3 3 (2.03%) Military
4 2 (1.35%) Finance
5 1 (0.68%) Law
Job Titles
1 25 (16.89%) Network Engineer
2 17 (11.49%) Developer
2 17 (11.49%) Tester
3 16 (10.81%) Cisco Engineer
4 15 (10.14%) Senior Tester
5 13 (8.78%) Support Engineer
6 12 (8.11%) Architect
7 11 (7.43%) Analyst
8 10 (6.76%) Cisco Network Engineer
8 10 (6.76%) Network Support
8 10 (6.76%) Network Support Engineer
9 9 (6.08%) Consultant
9 9 (6.08%) Open Source Developer
9 9 (6.08%) Senior Network Engineer
9 9 (6.08%) Technical Manager
10 8 (5.41%) Junior
11 7 (4.73%) 3rd Line Engineer
11 7 (4.73%) Senior Network Support
11 7 (4.73%) Senior Network Support Engineer
11 7 (4.73%) Senior Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (6.08%) Web Services
2 8 (5.41%) ActiveMQ
2 8 (5.41%) AngularJS
2 8 (5.41%) Apache Camel
2 8 (5.41%) Apache CXF
2 8 (5.41%) D3.js
2 8 (5.41%) Drools
2 8 (5.41%) Hibernate
2 8 (5.41%) jBPM
2 8 (5.41%) Node.js
3 7 (4.73%) .NET
3 7 (4.73%) Elastic Stack
4 5 (3.38%) ASP.NET
5 4 (2.70%) Kafka
5 4 (2.70%) Middleware
5 4 (2.70%) MLlib
5 4 (2.70%) Oracle Fusion
6 3 (2.03%) ASP.NET MVC
6 3 (2.03%) HTML
6 3 (2.03%) HTML5
Miscellaneous
1 22 (14.86%) Analytical Skills
2 10 (6.76%) Data Centre
3 8 (5.41%) Greenfield Project
4 7 (4.73%) Virtual Team
5 6 (4.05%) Cyber Attack
6 4 (2.70%) Computer Science
6 4 (2.70%) Cyberthreat
6 4 (2.70%) Enterprise Software
6 4 (2.70%) Management Information System
6 4 (2.70%) Mobile App
7 3 (2.03%) Private Cloud
8 2 (1.35%) Cyber Defence
8 2 (1.35%) Linux Command Line
8 2 (1.35%) PKI
8 2 (1.35%) Robotics
9 1 (0.68%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 34 (22.97%) Linux
2 28 (18.92%) Unix
3 21 (14.19%) Windows
4 19 (12.84%) CentOS
5 13 (8.78%) Solaris
6 11 (7.43%) Ubuntu
7 9 (6.08%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 5 (3.38%) Windows Server
9 4 (2.70%) Windows Server 2012
10 3 (2.03%) Debian
11 2 (1.35%) Oracle Linux
11 2 (1.35%) Windows 7
11 2 (1.35%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (13.51%) Load Balancing
1 20 (13.51%) Software Engineering
2 19 (12.84%) Agile Software Development
2 19 (12.84%) ITIL
2 19 (12.84%) Mentoring
3 15 (10.14%) Logistics
3 15 (10.14%) Open Source
4 14 (9.46%) Presales
4 14 (9.46%) Root Cause Analysis
4 14 (9.46%) Test Scripting
5 13 (8.78%) SOA
5 13 (8.78%) Test Automation
5 13 (8.78%) Test Strategy
6 12 (8.11%) Continuous Improvement
6 12 (8.11%) Data Analysis
6 12 (8.11%) Infrastructure Management
6 12 (8.11%) Non-Functional Testing
6 12 (8.11%) Unit Testing
7 11 (7.43%) Functional Testing
7 11 (7.43%) Process Improvement
Programming Languages
1 32 (21.62%) Java
2 28 (18.92%) SQL
3 26 (17.57%) Python
4 18 (12.16%) C
5 11 (7.43%) PL/SQL
6 10 (6.76%) Bash Shell
6 10 (6.76%) VB
7 8 (5.41%) JavaScript
7 8 (5.41%) Jython
7 8 (5.41%) Shell Script
8 7 (4.73%) Perl
9 6 (4.05%) Scala
10 5 (3.38%) C#
11 3 (2.03%) Korn
11 3 (2.03%) VB.NET
12 2 (1.35%) C++
12 2 (1.35%) PowerShell
13 1 (0.68%) Go
13 1 (0.68%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 101 (68.24%) SC Cleared
2 41 (27.70%) DV Cleared
3 38 (25.68%) Cisco Certification
4 24 (16.22%) CCNA
5 19 (12.84%) CCNP
6 12 (8.11%) ISTQB
7 11 (7.43%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
7 11 (7.43%) JNCIA
7 11 (7.43%) Microsoft Certification
8 10 (6.76%) Degree
9 8 (5.41%) MCSE
10 7 (4.73%) CCIE
10 7 (4.73%) CCSP
11 6 (4.05%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
12 4 (2.70%) CREST Certified
12 4 (2.70%) ISEB
12 4 (2.70%) MCP
12 4 (2.70%) Tigerscheme
13 3 (2.03%) CISSP
13 3 (2.03%) MCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (4.73%) SLA
System Software
1 20 (13.51%) VMware Infrastructure
2 9 (6.08%) Hyper-V
2 9 (6.08%) VMware ESXi
3 8 (5.41%) Active Directory
4 7 (4.73%) vSphere
5 6 (4.05%) XenServer
6 3 (2.03%) NFS
6 3 (2.03%) Samba
Systems Management
1 11 (7.43%) vCenter Server
2 10 (6.76%) HP Quality Center
3 9 (6.08%) Puppet
4 6 (4.05%) Opscode Chef
4 6 (4.05%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
5 4 (2.70%) Kibana
6 3 (2.03%) Ansible
6 3 (2.03%) Nagios
7 2 (1.35%) Forefront Identity Manager
7 2 (1.35%) Microsoft Intune
7 2 (1.35%) SCCM
7 2 (1.35%) SCOM
7 2 (1.35%) SCSM
7 2 (1.35%) SCVMM
8 1 (0.68%) Tivoli Storage Manager
Vendors
1 37 (25.00%) Cisco
1 37 (25.00%) Juniper
2 30 (20.27%) VMware
3 23 (15.54%) Microsoft
4 18 (12.16%) F5
5 16 (10.81%) HP
6 12 (8.11%) Jaspersoft
7 10 (6.76%) SAP
8 8 (5.41%) Oracle
8 8 (5.41%) Talend
9 6 (4.05%) SEEBURGER
9 6 (4.05%) Sun
10 4 (2.70%) SolarWinds
11 3 (2.03%) EMC
11 3 (2.03%) ESRI
11 3 (2.03%) Mapinfo
11 3 (2.03%) NetApp
11 3 (2.03%) Remedy
12 2 (1.35%) Dell
12 2 (1.35%) Red Hat
Reading, Berkshire
Polar Recruitment
Salary: £20000 - £22000 per annum + Pension, Healthcare
Posted: 5 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Polar Recruitment
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum + Pension, Healthcare
Posted: 5 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
EMBS Ltd
Salary: £75k per year + Car allowance & Bens
Posted: 2 days ago
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Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 50,000 - 70,000 + excellent benefits and training
Posted: 3 days ago
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ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £35000 - 45000 (+ top tier package and benefits!!!)
Posted: 6 days ago
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ANSON MCCADE
Salary: UKP 48000 per year
Posted: 6 days ago
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ANSON MCCADE
Salary: UKP 85000 per year
Posted: 6 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: UKP 90000 per year
Posted: 5 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: UKP 55000 per year
Posted: 5 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
CGI
Salary: £60000 - £90000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
CGI
Posted: 4 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
CGI
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 26 days ago
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Thales
Posted: 25 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
CGI
Posted: 25 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
CGI
Salary: £45000 - £70000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 21 days ago