Period
to 20 July 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 20 July 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Security Check (SC) Clearance
South East > Surrey
6 months to
20 Jul 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 63 150 80
Rank change year-on-year +87 -70 +12
Permanent jobs citing SC Cleared 186 87 200
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Surrey 4.28% 1.65% 3.53%
As % of the Qualifications category 13.63% 5.60% 11.37%
Number of salaries quoted 166 67 193
Surrey median annual salary £60,000 £45,000 £49,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +33.33% -8.16% -2.00%
10th Percentile £35,500 £28,500 £36,250
90th Percentile £80,000 £82,000 £85,000
South East median annual salary £52,500 £49,750 £45,250
% change year-on-year +5.53% +9.94% +0.56%

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 1,365 1,553 1,759
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Surrey 31.38% 29.47% 31.08%
Number of salaries quoted 1,020 1,239 1,454
Surrey median annual salary £47,500 £47,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +5.56% -
10th Percentile £25,475 £25,000 £26,250
90th Percentile £77,500 £72,500 £68,750
South East median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year +5.56% +5.88% -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 20 July 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 20 July 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 +33 50 £37,500 -28.57% 3
Leatherhead +19 43 £57,500 +27.78% 14
Reigate +21 12 £61,250 -
Camberley -7 7 £61,000 +84.85% 2
Dorking - 6 £55,000 -
Woking -3 4 £45,000 +28.57% 1
Redhill - 1 £55,000 -
SC Cleared
South East

For the 6 months to 20 July 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.

1 186 (100.00%) Security Cleared
2 54 (29.03%) Agile Software Development
3 47 (25.27%) Java
4 44 (23.66%) C++
5 43 (23.12%) Cybersecurity
6 37 (19.89%) SQL
7 31 (16.67%) Problem-Solving
8 30 (16.13%) Linux
9 29 (15.59%) Windows
10 26 (13.98%) C
11 25 (13.44%) ITIL
11 25 (13.44%) SDLC
12 22 (11.83%) C#
12 22 (11.83%) Information Security
12 22 (11.83%) Network Security
12 22 (11.83%) Degree
13 21 (11.29%) Spring
13 21 (11.29%) Unix
13 21 (11.29%) Security Architecture
14 20 (10.75%) JavaScript
14 20 (10.75%) .NET
15 19 (10.22%) DevOps
16 17 (9.14%) Wireless
16 17 (9.14%) Oracle
17 15 (8.06%) Firmware
17 15 (8.06%) CISM
17 15 (8.06%) PL/SQL
17 15 (8.06%) CISSP
17 15 (8.06%) Mathematics
17 15 (8.06%) Analytical Skills

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 (5.38%) IIS
1 10 (5.38%) MS Exchange
2 7 (3.76%) BizTalk Server
3 6 (3.23%) ArcGIS
3 6 (3.23%) GeoServer
4 2 (1.08%) Skype for Business
5 1 (0.54%) Apache
5 1 (0.54%) Confluence
5 1 (0.54%) SharePoint
5 1 (0.54%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 1 (0.54%) Microsoft Excel
1 1 (0.54%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 1 (0.54%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 5 (2.69%) Microsoft Azure
2 3 (1.61%) Amazon AWS
2 3 (1.61%) Amazon CloudWatch
2 3 (1.61%) AWS CloudFormation
2 3 (1.61%) Datadog
2 3 (1.61%) Google Cloud Platform
3 1 (0.54%) npm
3 1 (0.54%) Office 365
3 1 (0.54%) ShareGate
Communications & Networking
1 22 (11.83%) Network Security
2 17 (9.14%) Wireless
3 11 (5.91%) Software-Defined Radio
4 6 (3.23%) Firewall
4 6 (3.23%) HTTP
5 5 (2.69%) MPLS
5 5 (2.69%) VPN
6 4 (2.15%) BGP
7 3 (1.61%) Cisco ASA
7 3 (1.61%) IPv6
7 3 (1.61%) SNMP
7 3 (1.61%) TCP/IP
7 3 (1.61%) WAN
8 2 (1.08%) LAN
8 2 (1.08%) OSPF
8 2 (1.08%) Wi-Fi
9 1 (0.54%) Intranet
9 1 (0.54%) Intrusion Detection
9 1 (0.54%) IPsec
9 1 (0.54%) SSH
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (5.38%) SQL Server
2 6 (3.23%) Geospatial Data
2 6 (3.23%) GIS
2 6 (3.23%) PostgreSQL
2 6 (3.23%) QGIS
2 6 (3.23%) Spatial Data
2 6 (3.23%) VoltDB
3 3 (1.61%) Oracle Reports
4 2 (1.08%) Oracle Database
4 2 (1.08%) Oracle Database 12c
5 1 (0.54%) EDRMS
5 1 (0.54%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 3 (1.61%) Atlassian Bamboo
1 3 (1.61%) Jenkins
1 3 (1.61%) Travis CI
1 3 (1.61%) Vagrant
2 2 (1.08%) JIRA
2 2 (1.08%) Rational DOORS
3 1 (0.54%) Git (software)
3 1 (0.54%) gulp
3 1 (0.54%) Yeoman
General
1 11 (5.91%) Finance
2 9 (4.84%) Military
3 5 (2.69%) Legal
4 3 (1.61%) Electronics
5 1 (0.54%) Marketing
5 1 (0.54%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 65 (34.95%) Developer
2 32 (17.20%) Consultant
3 23 (12.37%) Security Consultant
4 20 (10.75%) C++ Developer
5 19 (10.22%) Architect
6 18 (9.68%) Senior Developer
7 17 (9.14%) IT Support
8 16 (8.60%) Analyst
8 16 (8.60%) Software Developer
9 15 (8.06%) Deskside Engineer
9 15 (8.06%) Deskside Support
9 15 (8.06%) Deskside Support Engineer
9 15 (8.06%) Desktop Support
9 15 (8.06%) Support Engineer
10 13 (6.99%) Java Developer
10 13 (6.99%) Security Architect
10 13 (6.99%) Senior Support Engineer
10 13 (6.99%) Technical Consultant
11 12 (6.45%) IT Support Engineer
11 12 (6.45%) Senior IT Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 21 (11.29%) Spring
2 20 (10.75%) .NET
3 13 (6.99%) AngularJS
3 13 (6.99%) Web Services
3 13 (6.99%) XML
4 11 (5.91%) JSP
5 10 (5.38%) SOAP
6 9 (4.84%) CSS
6 9 (4.84%) HTML
7 8 (4.30%) jQuery
8 7 (3.76%) Guava
9 6 (3.23%) ASP.NET
9 6 (3.23%) Django
9 6 (3.23%) Ext JS
9 6 (3.23%) Hibernate
9 6 (3.23%) JDBC
9 6 (3.23%) JSON
9 6 (3.23%) Leaflet
9 6 (3.23%) OpenLayers
9 6 (3.23%) PostGIS
Miscellaneous
1 15 (8.06%) Analytical Skills
2 11 (5.91%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
3 9 (4.84%) PKI
4 7 (3.76%) Clustering
4 7 (3.76%) VHDL
5 6 (3.23%) Self-Motivation
5 6 (3.23%) User Experience
6 5 (2.69%) Client/Server
7 4 (2.15%) e-Learning
7 4 (2.15%) Linux Command Line
8 3 (1.61%) Data Centre
9 2 (1.08%) Cyberattack
9 2 (1.08%) Greenfield Project
9 2 (1.08%) Management Information System
10 1 (0.54%) Enterprise Software
10 1 (0.54%) Smart Meter
Operating Systems
1 30 (16.13%) Linux
2 29 (15.59%) Windows
3 21 (11.29%) Unix
4 14 (7.53%) Windows Server
4 14 (7.53%) Windows Server 2008
5 10 (5.38%) Windows Server 2012
6 4 (2.15%) CentOS
6 4 (2.15%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 4 (2.15%) Ubuntu
7 3 (1.61%) DC/OS
8 1 (0.54%) Debian
8 1 (0.54%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 54 (29.03%) Agile Software Development
2 43 (23.12%) Cybersecurity
3 31 (16.67%) Problem-Solving
4 25 (13.44%) ITIL
4 25 (13.44%) SDLC
5 22 (11.83%) Information Security
6 21 (11.29%) Security Architecture
7 19 (10.22%) DevOps
8 15 (8.06%) Mathematics
9 14 (7.53%) Kalman Filter
9 14 (7.53%) Risk Assessment
10 13 (6.99%) Waterfall
11 12 (6.45%) Network Design
12 11 (5.91%) Computer Science
12 11 (5.91%) Digital Signal Processing
12 11 (5.91%) Front End Development
12 11 (5.91%) Open Source
12 11 (5.91%) Signal Processing
13 10 (5.38%) Infrastructure Engineering
13 10 (5.38%) Virtual Environments
Programming Languages
1 47 (25.27%) Java
2 44 (23.66%) C++
3 37 (19.89%) SQL
4 26 (13.98%) C
5 22 (11.83%) C#
6 20 (10.75%) JavaScript
7 15 (8.06%) PL/SQL
8 13 (6.99%) Java 8
9 10 (5.38%) Python
10 7 (3.76%) Shell Script
10 7 (3.76%) VB
11 3 (1.61%) Embedded C++
12 1 (0.54%) Bash Shell
12 1 (0.54%) Perl
12 1 (0.54%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 186 (100.00%) Security Cleared
2 22 (11.83%) Degree
3 15 (8.06%) CISM
3 15 (8.06%) CISSP
4 10 (5.38%) Cisco Certification
4 10 (5.38%) DV Cleared
5 8 (4.30%) CCNP
6 6 (3.23%) ISTQB
6 6 (3.23%) PhD
7 5 (2.69%) Computer Science Degree
8 4 (2.15%) CCIE
8 4 (2.15%) CCNA
9 3 (1.61%) CREST Certified
9 3 (1.61%) JNCIS
10 2 (1.08%) CCIE Data Center
10 2 (1.08%) CCIE Routing and Switching
10 2 (1.08%) CCIE Service Provider
10 2 (1.08%) CISA
10 2 (1.08%) JNCIA
10 2 (1.08%) JNCIP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 13 (6.99%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 10 (5.38%) QA
3 6 (3.23%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
4 3 (1.61%) ISO 22301
4 3 (1.61%) ISO 9001
5 2 (1.08%) GDPR
6 1 (0.54%) HMG Security Policy Framework
6 1 (0.54%) PCI DSS
6 1 (0.54%) SLA
System Software
1 15 (8.06%) Firmware
2 13 (6.99%) Hyper-V
2 13 (6.99%) VMware Infrastructure
3 11 (5.91%) Active Directory
4 3 (1.61%) Docker
4 3 (1.61%) Virtual Machines
4 3 (1.61%) VirtualBox
Systems Management
1 8 (4.30%) HP ALM
2 3 (1.61%) Ansible
2 3 (1.61%) Docker Swarm
2 3 (1.61%) Kubernetes
2 3 (1.61%) Opscode Chef
2 3 (1.61%) Packer
2 3 (1.61%) Puppet
2 3 (1.61%) Terraform
3 1 (0.54%) Single Sign-On
Vendors
1 17 (9.14%) Oracle
2 13 (6.99%) Microsoft
2 13 (6.99%) VMware
3 8 (4.30%) HP
4 6 (3.23%) ESRI
4 6 (3.23%) F5
4 6 (3.23%) Mapbox
4 6 (3.23%) Mapinfo
5 5 (2.69%) Cisco
6 4 (2.15%) CheckPoint
6 4 (2.15%) Juniper
7 3 (1.61%) Google
7 3 (1.61%) New Relic
7 3 (1.61%) Splunk
8 2 (1.08%) Blue Coat
8 2 (1.08%) Palo Alto
8 2 (1.08%) Virgin Media
9 1 (0.54%) Avaya
9 1 (0.54%) Nintex
9 1 (0.54%) Remedy