Period
to 16 November 2019

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Surrey with a requirement for SC Cleared qualifications. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered over the 6 months to 16 November 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Security Check (SC) Clearance
South East > Surrey
6 months to
16 Nov 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 81 115 95
Rank change year-on-year +34 -20 -12
Permanent jobs citing SC Cleared 128 128 205
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Surrey 3.31% 2.55% 3.30%
As % of the Qualifications category 10.70% 8.88% 11.41%
Number of salaries quoted 176 117 186
Surrey median annual salary £62,500 £55,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +13.64% +10.00% -
10th Percentile £41,750 £32,250 £35,000
90th Percentile £85,000 £95,000 £80,000
South East median annual salary £60,000 £50,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year +20.00% +5.26% -

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

All Academic and Professional Certifications
Surrey
Permanent vacancies requiring academic qualifications or professional certifications 1,196 1,441 1,797
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Surrey 30.89% 28.69% 28.95%
Number of salaries quoted 958 1,109 1,440
Surrey median annual salary £50,000 £48,000 £46,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.17% +3.23% +3.33%
10th Percentile £25,750 £24,400 £26,250
90th Percentile £80,000 £74,000 £70,000
South East median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +5.56% - -

SC Cleared
Job Vacancy Trend in Surrey

Job postings citing SC Cleared as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Surrey.

Job vacancy trend for SC Cleared in Surrey

SC Cleared
Salary Trend in Surrey

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

Salary trend for SC Cleared in Surrey

SC Cleared
Salary Histogram in Surrey

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing SC Cleared in Surrey over the 6 months to 16 November 2019.

Salary histogram for SC Cleared in Surrey

SC Cleared
Job Locations in Surrey

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing SC Cleared within the Surrey region over the 6 months to 16 November 2019. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Past 6 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Guildford +9 18 £47,500 -5.00% 3
Leatherhead -1 16 £72,500 +31.82% 6
Camberley +19 4 £45,000 +36.36%
Woking -21 4 £52,500 +50.00% 1
Chertsey - 4 £65,000 -
SC Cleared
South East

For the 6 months to 16 November 2019, IT jobs citing SC 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 Surrey region with a requirement for SC Cleared.

1 128 (100.00%) Security Cleared
2 67 (52.34%) Cybersecurity
3 54 (42.19%) Problem-Solving
4 41 (32.03%) Information Security
5 39 (30.47%) Analytical Skills
6 35 (27.34%) Agile Software Development
7 31 (24.22%) Security Architecture
8 26 (20.31%) C++
9 24 (18.75%) ISO/IEC 27001
10 20 (15.63%) Network Security
10 20 (15.63%) DevOps
11 19 (14.84%) ISMS
11 19 (14.84%) Linux
12 18 (14.06%) Oracle
12 18 (14.06%) Security Testing
12 18 (14.06%) SIEM
12 18 (14.06%) Vulnerability Management
13 17 (13.28%) Penetration Testing
13 17 (13.28%) SQL
14 16 (12.50%) Risk Assessment
15 15 (11.72%) Wireless
16 14 (10.94%) CISM
16 14 (10.94%) PL/SQL
16 14 (10.94%) CISSP
17 13 (10.16%) .NET
17 13 (10.16%) Unix
17 13 (10.16%) Network Design
18 12 (9.38%) Software Engineering
18 12 (9.38%) C#
18 12 (9.38%) Shell Script

SC Cleared
Co-occurring IT Skills in Surrey 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 10 (7.81%) BizTalk Server
2 4 (3.13%) Confluence
3 2 (1.56%) Apache
3 2 (1.56%) IIS
3 2 (1.56%) MS Exchange
4 1 (0.78%) Tomcat
Applications
1 2 (1.56%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 4 (3.13%) Office 365
2 2 (1.56%) AWS
2 2 (1.56%) Azure
3 1 (0.78%) IaaS
3 1 (0.78%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 20 (15.63%) Network Security
2 15 (11.72%) Wireless
3 7 (5.47%) Firewall
4 6 (4.69%) WAN
5 4 (3.13%) BGP
5 4 (3.13%) DHCP
5 4 (3.13%) DNS
5 4 (3.13%) MPLS
5 4 (3.13%) TCP/IP
6 3 (2.34%) HTTP
6 3 (2.34%) Internet
6 3 (2.34%) IPv6
6 3 (2.34%) RTP
7 2 (1.56%) LAN
7 2 (1.56%) Remote Desktop
7 2 (1.56%) VSAN
7 2 (1.56%) Wireless Security
8 1 (0.78%) Cisco ASA
8 1 (0.78%) OSPF
8 1 (0.78%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (4.69%) SQL Server
2 3 (2.34%) VoltDB
3 2 (1.56%) Oracle Reports
4 1 (0.78%) GIS
4 1 (0.78%) Oracle Database
4 1 (0.78%) Oracle Database 12c
4 1 (0.78%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 5 (3.91%) JIRA
2 3 (2.34%) Git (software)
3 2 (1.56%) Jenkins
General
1 11 (8.59%) Electronics
1 11 (8.59%) Military
2 6 (4.69%) Public Sector
3 2 (1.56%) Legal
4 1 (0.78%) Finance
4 1 (0.78%) Local Government
4 1 (0.78%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 39 (30.47%) Consultant
2 33 (25.78%) Security Consultant
3 21 (16.41%) Developer
4 20 (15.63%) Analyst
4 20 (15.63%) Architect
5 19 (14.84%) Security Analyst
6 18 (14.06%) Information Security Engineer
6 18 (14.06%) Security Engineer
7 17 (13.28%) Cybersecurity Engineer
7 17 (13.28%) Security Architect
7 17 (13.28%) Security Technical Consultant
7 17 (13.28%) Technical Analyst
7 17 (13.28%) Technical Consultant
7 17 (13.28%) Technical Security Analyst
7 17 (13.28%) Technical Security Consultant
8 12 (9.38%) C# Developer
8 12 (9.38%) C++ Developer
9 11 (8.59%) C++/C# Developer
9 11 (8.59%) Electronics Engineer
10 5 (3.91%) Senior Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (10.16%) .NET
2 5 (3.91%) Web Services
2 5 (3.91%) XML
3 4 (3.13%) Spring
4 3 (2.34%) Guava
4 3 (2.34%) JDBC
4 3 (2.34%) JSON
5 2 (1.56%) AngularJS
5 2 (1.56%) Apache NiFi
5 2 (1.56%) CSS
5 2 (1.56%) HTML
5 2 (1.56%) HTML5
5 2 (1.56%) React
5 2 (1.56%) REST
6 1 (0.78%) Hibernate
6 1 (0.78%) RESTful
6 1 (0.78%) XML Schema
Miscellaneous
1 39 (30.47%) Analytical Skills
2 11 (8.59%) VHDL
3 8 (6.25%) Clustering
4 4 (3.13%) PKI
5 3 (2.34%) Data Centre
5 3 (2.34%) Self-Motivation
5 3 (2.34%) User Experience
6 2 (1.56%) Hybrid Cloud
6 2 (1.56%) Linux Command Line
6 2 (1.56%) Management Information System
7 1 (0.78%) Driving Licence
7 1 (0.78%) e-Learning
7 1 (0.78%) Greenfield Project
7 1 (0.78%) LLPG
7 1 (0.78%) Smart Meter
7 1 (0.78%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 19 (14.84%) Linux
2 13 (10.16%) Unix
3 11 (8.59%) Windows
4 4 (3.13%) Windows 10
4 4 (3.13%) Windows Server
5 2 (1.56%) Fedora
6 1 (0.78%) CentOS
6 1 (0.78%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 67 (52.34%) Cybersecurity
2 54 (42.19%) Problem-Solving
3 41 (32.03%) Information Security
4 35 (27.34%) Agile Software Development
5 31 (24.22%) Security Architecture
6 20 (15.63%) DevOps
7 19 (14.84%) ISMS
8 18 (14.06%) Security Testing
8 18 (14.06%) SIEM
8 18 (14.06%) Vulnerability Management
9 17 (13.28%) Penetration Testing
10 16 (12.50%) Risk Assessment
11 13 (10.16%) Network Design
12 12 (9.38%) SDLC
12 12 (9.38%) Software Engineering
13 10 (7.81%) System Testing
14 7 (5.47%) ITIL
15 6 (4.69%) Presales
16 5 (3.91%) High Availability
17 4 (3.13%) Information Assurance
Programming Languages
1 26 (20.31%) C++
2 17 (13.28%) SQL
3 14 (10.94%) PL/SQL
4 12 (9.38%) C#
4 12 (9.38%) Shell Script
5 11 (8.59%) Embedded C++
6 10 (7.81%) Java
6 10 (7.81%) VB
7 6 (4.69%) C
8 4 (3.13%) Java 8
9 3 (2.34%) PowerShell
10 2 (1.56%) JavaScript
11 1 (0.78%) Python
11 1 (0.78%) Scala
11 1 (0.78%) VB.NET
11 1 (0.78%) XQuery
Qualifications
1 128 (100.00%) Security Cleared
2 14 (10.94%) CISM
2 14 (10.94%) CISSP
3 8 (6.25%) CCNP
3 8 (6.25%) Cisco Certification
4 6 (4.69%) DV Cleared
5 5 (3.91%) Degree
6 4 (3.13%) CCIE
6 4 (3.13%) CCNA
7 2 (1.56%) BC Cleared
7 2 (1.56%) CCIE Data Center
7 2 (1.56%) CCIE Routing and Switching
7 2 (1.56%) CCIE Service Provider
7 2 (1.56%) CISA
7 2 (1.56%) Computer Science Degree
7 2 (1.56%) IRCA
7 2 (1.56%) Microsoft Certification
8 1 (0.78%) JNCIS
8 1 (0.78%) PhD
8 1 (0.78%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 24 (18.75%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 5 (3.91%) NIST
3 3 (2.34%) Sarbanes-Oxley
4 2 (1.56%) NCSC
4 2 (1.56%) RMADS
4 2 (1.56%) SLA
5 1 (0.78%) BS7666
5 1 (0.78%) GDPR
5 1 (0.78%) HMG Security Policy Framework
5 1 (0.78%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
5 1 (0.78%) QA
System Software
1 4 (3.13%) Active Directory
1 4 (3.13%) VMware ESXi
2 2 (1.56%) Firmware
2 2 (1.56%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 4 (3.13%) SCCM
1 4 (3.13%) vCenter Server
1 4 (3.13%) vRealize
2 2 (1.56%) Avamar
2 2 (1.56%) Backup Exec
3 1 (0.78%) HP ALM
3 1 (0.78%) Puppet
3 1 (0.78%) Red Hat Satellite
Vendors
1 18 (14.06%) Oracle
2 6 (4.69%) Cisco
3 5 (3.91%) Microsoft
4 4 (3.13%) VMware
5 3 (2.34%) F5
6 2 (1.56%) McAfee
6 2 (1.56%) Red Hat
6 2 (1.56%) Sophos
6 2 (1.56%) Symantec
6 2 (1.56%) Veritas
7 1 (0.78%) CheckPoint
7 1 (0.78%) HP
7 1 (0.78%) Juniper
7 1 (0.78%) Palo Alto
7 1 (0.78%) Polycom
7 1 (0.78%) Virgin Media