Period
to 28 October 2020

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Southampton with a requirement for Security Cleared qualifications. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered over the 6 months to 28 October 2020 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Security Clearance
Hampshire > Southampton
6 months to
28 Oct 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 23 39 36
Rank change year-on-year +16 -3 +41
Permanent jobs citing Security Cleared 47 101 94
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in Southampton 9.61% 6.40% 6.95%
As % of the Qualifications category 36.72% 24.11% 25.27%
Number of salaries quoted 55 96 55
Median annual salary £45,000 £48,250 £51,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -6.74% -6.31% +58.46%
10th Percentile £35,000 £34,500 £34,750
90th Percentile £67,500 £63,750 £65,000
Hampshire median annual salary £49,000 £52,500 £52,500
% change year-on-year -6.67% - +29.63%

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 permanent job vacancies advertised in Southampton with a requirement for academic qualifications or professional certifications.

All Academic and Professional Certifications
Southampton
Permanent vacancies requiring academic qualifications or professional certifications 128 419 372
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Southampton 26.18% 26.57% 27.51%
Number of salaries quoted 122 383 272
Median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £44,750
Median salary % change year-on-year - +0.56% +27.86%
10th Percentile £27,500 £27,500 £28,000
90th Percentile £62,500 £63,750 £62,500
Hampshire median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000

Security Cleared
Job Vacancy Trend in Southampton

Job postings citing Security Cleared as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised in Southampton.

Job vacancy trend for Security Cleared in Southampton

Security Cleared
Salary Trend in Southampton

3-month moving average salary quoted in jobs citing Security Cleared in Southampton.

Salary trend for Security Cleared in Southampton

Security Cleared
Salary Histogram in Southampton

Salary distribution for jobs citing Security Cleared in Southampton over the 6 months to 28 October 2020.

Salary histogram for Security Cleared in Southampton

For the 6 months to 28 October 2020, IT jobs citing Security Cleared also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads across the Southampton region with a requirement for Security Cleared.

1 39 (82.98%) SC Cleared
2 28 (59.57%) SQL
3 25 (53.19%) Java
3 25 (53.19%) Gradle
4 24 (51.06%) Spring Integration
4 24 (51.06%) GitHub
4 24 (51.06%) Elasticsearch
4 24 (51.06%) ServiceNow
4 24 (51.06%) DevOps
4 24 (51.06%) Apache Spark
4 24 (51.06%) GCP
4 24 (51.06%) Stackdriver
4 24 (51.06%) RabbitMQ
4 24 (51.06%) Splunk
4 24 (51.06%) Spring
4 24 (51.06%) Google
4 24 (51.06%) Apache
4 24 (51.06%) Service Management
4 24 (51.06%) ITSM
4 24 (51.06%) PostgreSQL
4 24 (51.06%) API Integration
4 24 (51.06%) Terraform
4 24 (51.06%) Grafana
4 24 (51.06%) Public Sector
5 23 (48.94%) Python
6 16 (34.04%) Spring Boot
7 13 (27.66%) Kubernetes
8 12 (25.53%) Big Data
8 12 (25.53%) Scala
8 12 (25.53%) Microservices

Security 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 24 (51.06%) Apache
1 24 (51.06%) Apache Spark
1 24 (51.06%) Elasticsearch
2 2 (4.26%) Confluence
Cloud Services
1 24 (51.06%) GCP
1 24 (51.06%) GitHub
1 24 (51.06%) Stackdriver
2 3 (6.38%) Azure
3 1 (2.13%) BlazeMeter
Communications & Networking
1 3 (6.38%) Software-Defined Radio
2 1 (2.13%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 24 (51.06%) PostgreSQL
2 12 (25.53%) Big Data
3 2 (4.26%) SQL Server
4 1 (2.13%) GIS
4 1 (2.13%) QGIS
Development Applications
1 25 (53.19%) Gradle
2 2 (4.26%) JIRA
3 1 (2.13%) Atlassian Bamboo
3 1 (2.13%) Bugzilla
3 1 (2.13%) Cucumber
3 1 (2.13%) Fiddler
3 1 (2.13%) HP UFT
3 1 (2.13%) Jenkins
3 1 (2.13%) JMeter
3 1 (2.13%) LINQPad
3 1 (2.13%) Maven
3 1 (2.13%) Postman
3 1 (2.13%) SoapUI
General
1 24 (51.06%) Public Sector
2 1 (2.13%) Military
Job Titles
1 24 (51.06%) Developer
2 12 (25.53%) Digital Developer
2 12 (25.53%) Digital Transformation
2 12 (25.53%) Java Developer
2 12 (25.53%) Senior Developer
3 8 (17.02%) Junior
3 8 (17.02%) Junior Developer
3 8 (17.02%) Junior Java Developer
4 4 (8.51%) 2nd Line Support
4 4 (8.51%) Analyst
5 3 (6.38%) 2nd Line Network Engineer
5 3 (6.38%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
5 3 (6.38%) DSP Engineer
5 3 (6.38%) FPGA Engineer
5 3 (6.38%) IT Support
5 3 (6.38%) IT Support Engineer
5 3 (6.38%) Network Engineer
5 3 (6.38%) Network Support Engineer
5 3 (6.38%) Process Engineer
5 3 (6.38%) Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 24 (51.06%) RabbitMQ
1 24 (51.06%) Spring
1 24 (51.06%) Spring Integration
2 16 (34.04%) Spring Boot
3 2 (4.26%) .NET
4 1 (2.13%) .NET Framework
4 1 (2.13%) PostGIS
4 1 (2.13%) REST
4 1 (2.13%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 6 (12.77%) Algorithms
1 6 (12.77%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
2 3 (6.38%) ASIC
2 3 (6.38%) PKI
2 3 (6.38%) VHDL
3 2 (4.26%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 2 (4.26%) Windows
1 2 (4.26%) Windows Server
2 1 (2.13%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 24 (51.06%) API Integration
1 24 (51.06%) DevOps
1 24 (51.06%) ITSM
1 24 (51.06%) Service Management
2 12 (25.53%) Microservices
3 7 (14.89%) Problem-Solving
4 5 (10.64%) Test Scripting
5 4 (8.51%) Agile Software Development
6 3 (6.38%) Embedded Software Development
6 3 (6.38%) FPGA Design
6 3 (6.38%) Infrastructure Engineering
6 3 (6.38%) Mathematical Modelling
6 3 (6.38%) Mathematics
6 3 (6.38%) Proactive Monitoring
6 3 (6.38%) Project Management
6 3 (6.38%) Signal Processing
7 2 (4.26%) Cybersecurity
7 2 (4.26%) Information Security
7 2 (4.26%) Root Cause Analysis
7 2 (4.26%) Visualisation
Programming Languages
1 28 (59.57%) SQL
2 25 (53.19%) Java
3 23 (48.94%) Python
4 12 (25.53%) Scala
5 3 (6.38%) C
5 3 (6.38%) C++
5 3 (6.38%) Embedded C
5 3 (6.38%) Embedded C++
5 3 (6.38%) MATLAB
6 2 (4.26%) C#
7 1 (2.13%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 39 (82.98%) SC Cleared
2 6 (12.77%) Degree
3 2 (4.26%) APMP
3 2 (4.26%) DV Cleared
3 2 (4.26%) PRINCE2 Certification
4 1 (2.13%) CTC Cleared
4 1 (2.13%) ISEB
4 1 (2.13%) ISTQB
System Software
1 1 (2.13%) Active Directory
1 1 (2.13%) Hyper-V
1 1 (2.13%) VMware ESXi
1 1 (2.13%) VMware Infrastructure
1 1 (2.13%) VMware Workstation
Systems Management
1 24 (51.06%) Grafana
1 24 (51.06%) Terraform
2 13 (27.66%) Kubernetes
3 1 (2.13%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 24 (51.06%) Google
1 24 (51.06%) ServiceNow
1 24 (51.06%) Splunk
2 1 (2.13%) ESRI
2 1 (2.13%) Oracle
2 1 (2.13%) SAP
2 1 (2.13%) Veeam
2 1 (2.13%) VMware