The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Southampton 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
Hampshire / Southampton
3 months to
27 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 65 43 17
Rank change year-on-year -22 -26  
Permanent jobs citing SC Cleared 4 38 92
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Southampton 0.71% 5.20% 12.01%
As % of the Qualifications category 2.76% 14.96% 29.58%
Number of salaries quoted 4 37 43
Median salary £35,000 £38,000 £39,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -7.89% -2.56%  
90% offered a salary of more than £31,500 £31,250 £37,500
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £61,300 £50,000
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 Southampton.

Academic & Professional Certification
Southampton
Permanent job vacancies requiring academic qualifications or professional certifications 145 254 311
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Southampton 25.75% 34.75% 40.60%
Number of salaries quoted 133 239 228
Median salary £40,000 £42,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -5.88% -  
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £26,800 £22,800
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £50,000 £51,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £41,500
% change year-on-year - +2.40%  

SC Cleared
Job Vacancy Trend in Southampton

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Southampton 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 Southampton

SC Cleared
Salary Trend in Southampton

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

Salary trend for SC Cleared in Southampton

SC Cleared
Salary Histogram in Southampton

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

Salary histogram for SC Cleared in Southampton

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 Southampton region with a requirement for SC Cleared.

1 18 (100.00%) Security Cleared
2 10 (55.56%) Microsoft
3 6 (33.33%) C
3 6 (33.33%) C++
3 6 (33.33%) Python
3 6 (33.33%) PhD
3 6 (33.33%) Military
3 6 (33.33%) Automotive
3 6 (33.33%) Mathematics
3 6 (33.33%) Image Processing
3 6 (33.33%) Machine Learning
3 6 (33.33%) Algorithms
3 6 (33.33%) Computer Vision
3 6 (33.33%) Customer Requirements
4 5 (27.78%) User Experience
4 5 (27.78%) MS Project Server
4 5 (27.78%) Programme Management
4 5 (27.78%) Windows
4 5 (27.78%) Microsoft Project
4 5 (27.78%) Project Management
5 4 (22.22%) Active Directory
5 4 (22.22%) SharePoint
5 4 (22.22%) Google
5 4 (22.22%) G Suite
5 4 (22.22%) Office 365
6 3 (16.67%) BYOD
6 3 (16.67%) Disk Encryption
6 3 (16.67%) Mobile Device Management
6 3 (16.67%) PKI
6 3 (16.67%) Enterprise Storage

SC Cleared
Co-occurring IT Skills in Southampton 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 5 (27.78%) MS Project Server
2 4 (22.22%) SharePoint
3 2 (11.11%) Cloud Foundry
Applications
1 5 (27.78%) Microsoft Project
Cloud Services
1 4 (22.22%) G Suite
1 4 (22.22%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 3 (16.67%) DHCP
1 3 (16.67%) DNS
1 3 (16.67%) Firewall
2 2 (11.11%) LAN
2 2 (11.11%) NAS
2 2 (11.11%) SAN
2 2 (11.11%) VLAN
2 2 (11.11%) Wi-Fi
3 1 (5.56%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (16.67%) SQL Server
2 2 (11.11%) Couchbase
2 2 (11.11%) Hadoop
2 2 (11.11%) Ingres
2 2 (11.11%) MongoDB
2 2 (11.11%) NoSQL
2 2 (11.11%) Oracle Exadata
2 2 (11.11%) PostgreSQL
2 2 (11.11%) Relational Database
General
1 6 (33.33%) Automotive
1 6 (33.33%) Military
Job Titles
1 7 (38.89%) Consultant
2 6 (33.33%) C++ Consultant
2 6 (33.33%) Computer Vision Consultant
3 5 (27.78%) Infrastructure Manager
3 5 (27.78%) Infrastructure Project Manager
3 5 (27.78%) Project Manager
4 3 (16.67%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 2 (11.11%) IT Engineer
5 2 (11.11%) IT Infrastructure Engineer
6 1 (5.56%) Cybersecurity Architect
6 1 (5.56%) Developer
6 1 (5.56%) Graduate Consultant
6 1 (5.56%) Graduate Tester
6 1 (5.56%) Penetration Tester
6 1 (5.56%) Security Architect
6 1 (5.56%) Security Penetration Tester
6 1 (5.56%) Security Tester
6 1 (5.56%) Server Engineer
6 1 (5.56%) Storage Engineer
6 1 (5.56%) Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (5.56%) .NET
1 1 (5.56%) ASP.NET
1 1 (5.56%) ASP.NET MVC
1 1 (5.56%) ASP.NET Web Forms
1 1 (5.56%) REST
1 1 (5.56%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 6 (33.33%) Algorithms
2 5 (27.78%) User Experience
3 3 (16.67%) BYOD
3 3 (16.67%) Enterprise Storage
3 3 (16.67%) PKI
4 1 (5.56%) CESG
4 1 (5.56%) Cyberthreat
Operating Systems
1 5 (27.78%) Windows
2 3 (16.67%) AIX
2 3 (16.67%) Linux
2 3 (16.67%) Unix
3 2 (11.11%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (33.33%) Computer Vision
1 6 (33.33%) Customer Requirements
1 6 (33.33%) Image Processing
1 6 (33.33%) Machine Learning
1 6 (33.33%) Mathematics
2 5 (27.78%) Programme Management
2 5 (27.78%) Project Management
3 3 (16.67%) Disk Encryption
3 3 (16.67%) Identity Management
3 3 (16.67%) Mobile Device Management
4 2 (11.11%) Capacity Management
4 2 (11.11%) Incident Management
5 1 (5.56%) Agile Software Development
5 1 (5.56%) Cryptography
5 1 (5.56%) Enterprise Architecture
5 1 (5.56%) Information Security
5 1 (5.56%) MVC
5 1 (5.56%) Penetration Testing
5 1 (5.56%) Presales
5 1 (5.56%) Regulatory Compliance
Programming Languages
1 6 (33.33%) C
1 6 (33.33%) C++
1 6 (33.33%) Python
2 1 (5.56%) C#
2 1 (5.56%) SQL
Qualifications
1 18 (100.00%) Security Cleared
2 6 (33.33%) PhD
3 1 (5.56%) CESG Certified Professional
3 1 (5.56%) CHECK Team Member
3 1 (5.56%) CTC Cleared
3 1 (5.56%) Degree
3 1 (5.56%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (5.56%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 4 (22.22%) Active Directory
2 3 (16.67%) ProxySG
Systems Management
1 2 (11.11%) Oracle RMAN
1 2 (11.11%) Oracle ZFS
Vendors
1 10 (55.56%) Microsoft
2 4 (22.22%) Google
3 3 (16.67%) Blue Coat
4 2 (11.11%) Actian
4 2 (11.11%) Cisco
4 2 (11.11%) Cloudera
4 2 (11.11%) Oracle
5 1 (5.56%) Dell