Period
to 21 January 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Surrey with a requirement for Security Cleared qualifications. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered over the 6 months to 21 January 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Security Clearance
South East > Surrey
6 months to
21 Jan 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 82 59 92
Rank change year-on-year -23 +33 -24
Permanent jobs citing Security Cleared 219 279 263
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Surrey 3.69% 4.75% 3.32%
As % of the Qualifications category 13.41% 15.99% 10.41%
Number of salaries quoted 159 260 234
Surrey median annual salary £50,000 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +11.11% - -5.26%
10th Percentile £28,250 £33,175 £30,000
90th Percentile £80,000 £66,250 £67,500
South East median annual salary £47,500 £49,000 £43,000
% change year-on-year -3.06% +13.95% -7.53%

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 Surrey with a requirement for academic qualifications or professional certifications.

All Academic and Professional Certifications
Surrey
Permanent vacancies requiring academic qualifications or professional certifications 1,633 1,745 2,527
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Surrey 27.54% 29.72% 31.94%
Number of salaries quoted 1,299 1,444 2,190
Surrey median annual salary £49,000 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +8.89% - +1.12%
10th Percentile £26,250 £25,803 £24,475
90th Percentile £70,000 £65,000 £66,250
South East median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000

Security Cleared
Job Vacancy Trend in Surrey

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

Job vacancy trend for Security Cleared in Surrey

Security Cleared
Salary Trend in Surrey

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

Salary trend for Security Cleared in Surrey

Security Cleared
Salary Histogram in Surrey

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Security Cleared in Surrey over the 6 months to 21 January 2018.

Salary histogram for Security Cleared in Surrey

Security 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 Security Cleared within the Surrey region over the 6 months to 21 January 2018. 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
Leatherhead -2 37 £57,500 +35.29% 7
Guildford -22 32 £52,000 +15.56% 33
Camberley -29 7 £45,000 +12.50% 3
Reigate -50 5 £37,500 -25.00%
Woking -8 3 £50,000 +42.86% 3
Farnham -5 2 £38,750 -25.48% 1
Redhill - 2 £44,500 -
Staines - 1 £25,000 -
Chertsey - 1 £45,000 - 1
Security Cleared
South East

For the 6 months to 21 January 2018, 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 Surrey region with a requirement for Security Cleared.

1 159 (72.60%) SC Cleared
2 66 (30.14%) C
3 57 (26.03%) C#
3 57 (26.03%) Windows
4 55 (25.11%) C++
5 49 (22.37%) Linux
6 47 (21.46%) Agile Software Development
6 47 (21.46%) SDLC
7 40 (18.26%) Degree
8 38 (17.35%) Unix
8 38 (17.35%) Python
9 37 (16.89%) Cybersecurity
10 36 (16.44%) .NET
11 35 (15.98%) Java
11 35 (15.98%) VMware
11 35 (15.98%) PowerShell
12 34 (15.53%) ITIL
13 33 (15.07%) Software Engineering
14 31 (14.16%) UML
15 28 (12.79%) Management Information System
16 27 (12.33%) Finance
16 27 (12.33%) Mentoring
17 26 (11.87%) Project Management
17 26 (11.87%) Firewall
18 25 (11.42%) Active Directory
19 23 (10.50%) SQL
19 23 (10.50%) TOGAF
20 22 (10.05%) Cisco
20 22 (10.05%) Security Architecture
21 20 (9.13%) Information Security

Security 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 5 (2.28%) Apache
1 5 (2.28%) BizTalk Server
1 5 (2.28%) MS Exchange
2 4 (1.83%) Elasticsearch
2 4 (1.83%) SharePoint
2 4 (1.83%) Skype for Business
3 2 (0.91%) IIS
4 1 (0.46%) Exchange Server 2013
4 1 (0.46%) nginx
4 1 (0.46%) WebLogic
Applications
1 3 (1.37%) Microsoft Office
2 2 (0.91%) Simulink
3 1 (0.46%) Adobe Illustrator
3 1 (0.46%) Blender
3 1 (0.46%) Microsoft Excel
3 1 (0.46%) Microsoft PowerPoint
3 1 (0.46%) MS Visio
3 1 (0.46%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 10 (4.57%) Teamcenter
2 5 (2.28%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 7 (3.20%) Microsoft Azure
2 4 (1.83%) Cloud Computing
3 3 (1.37%) Amazon AWS
3 3 (1.37%) Dynamics 365
4 2 (0.91%) npm
5 1 (0.46%) AWS CloudFormation
5 1 (0.46%) IaaS
5 1 (0.46%) Office 365
5 1 (0.46%) PaaS
5 1 (0.46%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 26 (11.87%) Firewall
2 18 (8.22%) TCP/IP
3 11 (5.02%) WAN
4 8 (3.65%) LAN
5 7 (3.20%) Cisco ASA
5 7 (3.20%) Cisco Nexus
5 7 (3.20%) DNS
5 7 (3.20%) Wireless
6 6 (2.74%) DHCP
6 6 (2.74%) SAN
6 6 (2.74%) VPN
7 5 (2.28%) Ethernet
7 5 (2.28%) HTTP
7 5 (2.28%) Internet
8 4 (1.83%) MPLS
8 4 (1.83%) Network Security
8 4 (1.83%) OSPF
9 3 (1.37%) IPsec
9 3 (1.37%) Remote Desktop
9 3 (1.37%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (4.57%) SQL Server
2 7 (3.20%) Big Data
2 7 (3.20%) Hadoop
3 5 (2.28%) Oracle Database
4 4 (1.83%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 3 (1.37%) NoSQL
5 3 (1.37%) QGIS
5 3 (1.37%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 2 (0.91%) Apache Cassandra
6 2 (0.91%) MongoDB
7 1 (0.46%) Geospatial Data
7 1 (0.46%) RDBMS
7 1 (0.46%) Relational Database
7 1 (0.46%) SQL Server 2012
7 1 (0.46%) SQL Server 2016
Development Applications
1 14 (6.39%) Git (software)
1 14 (6.39%) Subversion
2 12 (5.48%) JIRA
3 9 (4.11%) Rational DOORS
4 5 (2.28%) Maven
5 3 (1.37%) NUnit
6 2 (0.91%) Bower
6 2 (0.91%) gulp
6 2 (0.91%) Jenkins
6 2 (0.91%) Protractor
6 2 (0.91%) webpack
7 1 (0.46%) Bitbucket
7 1 (0.46%) Gatling
7 1 (0.46%) Moq
7 1 (0.46%) NeoLoad
7 1 (0.46%) PyCharm
7 1 (0.46%) Selenium
7 1 (0.46%) TeamCity
7 1 (0.46%) TestNG
7 1 (0.46%) Vagrant
General
1 27 (12.33%) Finance
2 13 (5.94%) Military
3 7 (3.20%) Electronics
4 5 (2.28%) Marketing
4 5 (2.28%) Telecoms
5 4 (1.83%) Manufacturing
6 3 (1.37%) Law
7 1 (0.46%) Advertising
7 1 (0.46%) Aerospace
7 1 (0.46%) Games
Job Titles
1 43 (19.63%) Developer
2 27 (12.33%) Architect
3 24 (10.96%) Consultant
4 21 (9.59%) Security Engineer
4 21 (9.59%) Senior Developer
5 20 (9.13%) Software Engineer
6 19 (8.68%) C++ Developer
7 14 (6.39%) Embedded C++ Developer
7 14 (6.39%) Embedded Developer
7 14 (6.39%) Senior C++ Developer
7 14 (6.39%) Team Leader
8 13 (5.94%) Software Team Leader
9 11 (5.02%) C# Software Engineer
9 11 (5.02%) Development Team Leader
9 11 (5.02%) Java Developer
9 11 (5.02%) Software Development Team Leader
10 9 (4.11%) C++ Software Engineer
10 9 (4.11%) Enterprise Architect
10 9 (4.11%) Infrastructure Engineer
10 9 (4.11%) Security Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 36 (16.44%) .NET
2 15 (6.85%) .NET Framework
3 10 (4.57%) XML
4 8 (3.65%) Spring
5 7 (3.20%) AngularJS
5 7 (3.20%) CSS
5 7 (3.20%) HTML
6 6 (2.74%) RESTful
7 5 (2.28%) jQuery
7 5 (2.28%) WPF
8 4 (1.83%) Guava
8 4 (1.83%) JDBC
8 4 (1.83%) React
8 4 (1.83%) WCF
8 4 (1.83%) Web Services
9 3 (1.37%) ASP.NET
10 2 (0.91%) J2EE
10 2 (0.91%) J2ME
10 2 (0.91%) J2SE
10 2 (0.91%) Sass
Miscellaneous
1 28 (12.79%) Management Information System
2 20 (9.13%) PKI
3 18 (8.22%) NHS
4 14 (6.39%) Data Centre
5 12 (5.48%) Security Operations Centre
6 8 (3.65%) User Experience
7 7 (3.20%) Virtual Team
8 6 (2.74%) Analytical Skills
8 6 (2.74%) Computer Science
8 6 (2.74%) Cyberattack
9 3 (1.37%) Algorithms
9 3 (1.37%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
9 3 (1.37%) Social Media
9 3 (1.37%) VHDL
10 2 (0.91%) Clustering
10 2 (0.91%) Hybrid Cloud
10 2 (0.91%) Smart Meter
11 1 (0.46%) Animation
11 1 (0.46%) Device Driver
11 1 (0.46%) FlexPod
Operating Systems
1 57 (26.03%) Windows
2 49 (22.37%) Linux
3 38 (17.35%) Unix
4 16 (7.31%) Windows Server
5 15 (6.85%) Windows 10
5 15 (6.85%) Windows Server 2008
6 13 (5.94%) Windows 7
7 12 (5.48%) Windows Server 2012
8 3 (1.37%) Apple iOS
8 3 (1.37%) SUSE
8 3 (1.37%) Windows Server 2003
9 2 (0.91%) Embedded Linux
9 2 (0.91%) Fedora
10 1 (0.46%) Android
10 1 (0.46%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 1 (0.46%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 47 (21.46%) Agile Software Development
1 47 (21.46%) SDLC
2 37 (16.89%) Cybersecurity
3 34 (15.53%) ITIL
4 33 (15.07%) Software Engineering
5 31 (14.16%) UML
6 27 (12.33%) Mentoring
7 26 (11.87%) Project Management
8 23 (10.50%) TOGAF
9 22 (10.05%) Security Architecture
10 20 (9.13%) Information Security
11 19 (8.68%) Configuration Management
11 19 (8.68%) Enterprise Architecture
12 18 (8.22%) Business Analysis
12 18 (8.22%) Data Protection
12 18 (8.22%) Identity Management
12 18 (8.22%) Stakeholder Engagement
13 16 (7.31%) BPMN
13 16 (7.31%) Process Improvement
14 15 (6.85%) DevOps
Programming Languages
1 66 (30.14%) C
2 57 (26.03%) C#
3 55 (25.11%) C++
4 38 (17.35%) Python
5 35 (15.98%) Java
5 35 (15.98%) PowerShell
6 23 (10.50%) SQL
7 16 (7.31%) JavaScript
8 15 (6.85%) Bourne shell
8 15 (6.85%) Embedded C++
8 15 (6.85%) VBScript
9 12 (5.48%) Bash Shell
9 12 (5.48%) Scala
9 12 (5.48%) VB
10 11 (5.02%) Go
10 11 (5.02%) PL/SQL
10 11 (5.02%) Shell Script
11 7 (3.20%) Ada
12 3 (1.37%) Perl
13 2 (0.91%) PHP
Qualifications
1 159 (72.60%) SC Cleared
2 40 (18.26%) Degree
3 16 (7.31%) Cisco Certification
3 16 (7.31%) DV Cleared
4 13 (5.94%) CCNP
5 10 (4.57%) CCNA
5 10 (4.57%) CESG Certified Professional
6 8 (3.65%) CCIE
6 8 (3.65%) CISM
6 8 (3.65%) CISSP
6 8 (3.65%) CREST Certified
7 6 (2.74%) APMP
7 6 (2.74%) CCDA
7 6 (2.74%) JNCIP
8 5 (2.28%) Microsoft Certification
9 4 (1.83%) CCIE Routing and Switching
9 4 (1.83%) Chartered Engineer
9 4 (1.83%) JNCIA
9 4 (1.83%) MCP
9 4 (1.83%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (5.48%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 12 (5.48%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
2 10 (4.57%) SLA
3 6 (2.74%) HMG Security Policy Framework
4 4 (1.83%) GDPR
5 2 (0.91%) QA
5 2 (0.91%) RMADS
5 2 (0.91%) WCAG
6 1 (0.46%) Cyber Essentials
6 1 (0.46%) ISO 9001
6 1 (0.46%) MISRA
6 1 (0.46%) MISRA C
6 1 (0.46%) PMO
System Software
1 25 (11.42%) Active Directory
2 15 (6.85%) VMware Infrastructure
3 9 (4.11%) Hyper-V
4 7 (3.20%) VMware ESXi
5 5 (2.28%) vSphere
6 3 (1.37%) Virtual Machines
7 2 (0.91%) Docker
7 2 (0.91%) VMware Workstation
8 1 (0.46%) Firmware
8 1 (0.46%) NFS
Systems Management
1 8 (3.65%) SCCM
1 8 (3.65%) SCOM
2 7 (3.20%) SCVMM
3 2 (0.91%) HP Quality Center
3 2 (0.91%) Opscode Chef
3 2 (0.91%) Puppet
3 2 (0.91%) TrustSec
4 1 (0.46%) Ansible
4 1 (0.46%) Kubernetes
4 1 (0.46%) Salt
4 1 (0.46%) SCOrch
4 1 (0.46%) Terraform
4 1 (0.46%) vCenter Server
Vendors
1 35 (15.98%) VMware
2 22 (10.05%) Cisco
3 18 (8.22%) Oracle
4 11 (5.02%) Microsoft
5 10 (4.57%) Juniper
5 10 (4.57%) SolarWinds
6 7 (3.20%) Palo Alto
7 6 (2.74%) CA
7 6 (2.74%) CheckPoint
7 6 (2.74%) HP
8 5 (2.28%) F5
9 4 (1.83%) Aquila
9 4 (1.83%) ArcSight
9 4 (1.83%) Avaya
9 4 (1.83%) Dell
9 4 (1.83%) Hortonworks
9 4 (1.83%) Jaspersoft
9 4 (1.83%) SAP
9 4 (1.83%) Serena
10 3 (1.37%) ESRI