Period
to 17 August 2019

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 17 August 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Security Clearance
South East > Surrey
6 months to
17 Aug 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 30 81 52
Rank change year-on-year +51 -29 +3
Permanent jobs citing Security Cleared 301 193 279
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Surrey 7.18% 3.68% 4.94%
As % of the Qualifications category 22.07% 12.72% 16.02%
Number of salaries quoted 223 129 239
Surrey median annual salary £55,000 £50,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +10.00% - -
10th Percentile £26,520 £28,500 £35,800
90th Percentile £81,000 £75,000 £80,000
South East median annual salary £52,500 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year +10.53% +5.56% -

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 1,364 1,517 1,742
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Surrey 32.55% 28.91% 30.82%
Number of salaries quoted 1,039 1,189 1,428
Surrey median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.26% +5.56% -
10th Percentile £25,700 £25,400 £26,250
90th Percentile £77,500 £74,000 £68,750
South East median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £43,500
% change year-on-year +5.56% +3.45% -3.33%

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 17 August 2019.

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 17 August 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 +15 100 £37,500 -28.57% 13
Leatherhead +12 55 £55,000 +22.22% 13
Camberley +1 18 £33,000 - 3
Redhill +7 16 £55,000 -26.67% 3
Reigate +16 7 £60,000 +52.87%
Epsom +3 6 £25,500 -53.64% 1
Cranleigh +3 5 £42,500 -5.56%
Woking -14 4 £45,000 +52.54%
Farnham - 4 £70,000 - 1
Dorking - 3 £55,000 - 1
Staines +6 1 - -
Security Cleared
South East

For the 6 months to 17 August 2019, 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 Surrey region with a requirement for Security Cleared.

1 161 (53.49%) SC Cleared
2 96 (31.89%) Agile Software Development
3 86 (28.57%) Cybersecurity
4 82 (27.24%) ITIL
5 73 (24.25%) Degree
6 56 (18.60%) Information Security
7 54 (17.94%) Windows
7 54 (17.94%) Java
7 54 (17.94%) Self-Motivation
8 52 (17.28%) Security Architecture
9 51 (16.94%) Linux
10 49 (16.28%) C++
11 47 (15.61%) TOGAF
11 47 (15.61%) Problem-Solving
12 46 (15.28%) Business Analysis
13 45 (14.95%) ISO/IEC 27001
14 40 (13.29%) Enterprise Architecture
14 40 (13.29%) Stakeholder Engagement
15 37 (12.29%) SQL
16 36 (11.96%) C#
16 36 (11.96%) Project Management
17 35 (11.63%) Microsoft
17 35 (11.63%) Service Management
17 35 (11.63%) PRINCE2
17 35 (11.63%) Management Information System
18 33 (10.96%) MODAF
19 32 (10.63%) Technical Architecture
19 32 (10.63%) Systems Analysis
19 32 (10.63%) BPMN
19 32 (10.63%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)

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 19 (6.31%) MS Exchange
2 11 (3.65%) IIS
3 8 (2.66%) Exchange Server 2013
4 7 (2.33%) Apache
4 7 (2.33%) BizTalk Server
5 3 (1.00%) ArcGIS
5 3 (1.00%) GeoServer
5 3 (1.00%) JBoss
5 3 (1.00%) SharePoint
6 2 (0.66%) Confluence
7 1 (0.33%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 3 (1.00%) Microsoft Office
2 2 (0.66%) Maple
2 2 (0.66%) Microsoft Excel
3 1 (0.33%) Microsoft PowerPoint
3 1 (0.33%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 1 (0.33%) Oracle EBS
1 1 (0.33%) Remedy ITSM
1 1 (0.33%) Workday HCM
Cloud Services
1 13 (4.32%) Office 365
2 6 (1.99%) Microsoft Azure
3 5 (1.66%) Amazon AWS
4 2 (0.66%) Amazon CloudWatch
4 2 (0.66%) AWS CloudFormation
4 2 (0.66%) Datadog
4 2 (0.66%) Google Cloud Platform
Communications & Networking
1 31 (10.30%) Firewall
2 26 (8.64%) Network Security
3 20 (6.64%) Wireless
4 18 (5.98%) VPN
5 9 (2.99%) DNS
6 8 (2.66%) DHCP
7 7 (2.33%) Software-Defined Radio
7 7 (2.33%) WAN
8 6 (1.99%) HTTP
8 6 (1.99%) LAN
9 5 (1.66%) MPLS
9 5 (1.66%) TCP/IP
9 5 (1.66%) VLAN
9 5 (1.66%) VoIP
10 4 (1.33%) BGP
10 4 (1.33%) Wi-Fi
11 3 (1.00%) Cisco ASA
11 3 (1.00%) Ethernet
11 3 (1.00%) IPv6
11 3 (1.00%) SNMP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (2.66%) Big Data
1 8 (2.66%) MySQL
2 7 (2.33%) SQL Server
3 6 (1.99%) Hadoop
3 6 (1.99%) VoltDB
4 5 (1.66%) Relational Database
5 4 (1.33%) GIS
5 4 (1.33%) Oracle Reports
5 4 (1.33%) RDBMS
6 3 (1.00%) Geospatial Data
6 3 (1.00%) PostgreSQL
6 3 (1.00%) QGIS
6 3 (1.00%) Spatial Data
7 2 (0.66%) Oracle Database
8 1 (0.33%) Oracle Database 12c
8 1 (0.33%) Oracle Discoverer
Development Applications
1 5 (1.66%) Jenkins
1 5 (1.66%) JIRA
2 4 (1.33%) Git (software)
3 3 (1.00%) Maven
3 3 (1.00%) Sonatype Nexus
3 3 (1.00%) Subversion
3 3 (1.00%) TeamCity
4 2 (0.66%) Atlassian Bamboo
4 2 (0.66%) Rational DOORS
4 2 (0.66%) Travis CI
4 2 (0.66%) Vagrant
5 1 (0.33%) Toad
General
1 18 (5.98%) Finance
2 12 (3.99%) Military
3 7 (2.33%) Telecoms
4 5 (1.66%) Electronics
5 2 (0.66%) Aerospace
5 2 (0.66%) Legal
6 1 (0.33%) Local Government
6 1 (0.33%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 76 (25.25%) Developer
2 55 (18.27%) Consultant
3 40 (13.29%) Architect
3 40 (13.29%) Security Consultant
4 31 (10.30%) Analyst
5 24 (7.97%) Software Developer
6 20 (6.64%) C++ Developer
7 17 (5.65%) C# Developer
7 17 (5.65%) Java Developer
7 17 (5.65%) Support Engineer
7 17 (5.65%) Technical Consultant
8 16 (5.32%) Desktop Support
8 16 (5.32%) IT Support
8 16 (5.32%) Network Engineer
8 16 (5.32%) Security Architect
9 15 (4.98%) Cybersecurity Consultant
9 15 (4.98%) Senior Developer
10 14 (4.65%) Administrator
10 14 (4.65%) Enterprise Architect
10 14 (4.65%) Systems Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 27 (8.97%) .NET
2 25 (8.31%) Spring
3 17 (5.65%) Web Services
4 13 (4.32%) CGI
4 13 (4.32%) XML
5 11 (3.65%) HTML
6 10 (3.32%) SOAP
7 9 (2.99%) ASP.NET
7 9 (2.99%) CSS
7 9 (2.99%) Java EE
7 9 (2.99%) JSP
8 8 (2.66%) AngularJS
8 8 (2.66%) JDBC
9 7 (2.33%) Guava
9 7 (2.33%) WCF
10 6 (1.99%) JSON
11 5 (1.66%) Hibernate
11 5 (1.66%) REST
12 4 (1.33%) Ember.js
12 4 (1.33%) WinForms
Miscellaneous
1 54 (17.94%) Self-Motivation
2 35 (11.63%) Management Information System
3 29 (9.63%) Analytical Skills
4 22 (7.31%) PKI
5 12 (3.99%) e-Learning
5 12 (3.99%) NHS
6 11 (3.65%) Linux Command Line
7 8 (2.66%) User Experience
7 8 (2.66%) VHDL
8 7 (2.33%) Clustering
8 7 (2.33%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
9 5 (1.66%) Greenfield Project
10 4 (1.33%) Client/Server
10 4 (1.33%) Data Centre
10 4 (1.33%) Driving Licence
11 3 (1.00%) Cyberattack
11 3 (1.00%) DataPower
11 3 (1.00%) Wiki
12 2 (0.66%) Cyberthreat
12 2 (0.66%) Fibre Optics
Operating Systems
1 54 (17.94%) Windows
2 51 (16.94%) Linux
3 24 (7.97%) Unix
4 20 (6.64%) Windows Server
5 18 (5.98%) Windows Server 2012
6 16 (5.32%) Ubuntu
7 12 (3.99%) Windows 10
7 12 (3.99%) Windows Server 2008
8 9 (2.99%) Windows 7
9 6 (1.99%) Debian
10 3 (1.00%) CentOS
10 3 (1.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
11 2 (0.66%) Android
11 2 (0.66%) Apple iOS
11 2 (0.66%) DC/OS
11 2 (0.66%) Mac OS X
11 2 (0.66%) Windows Mobile
Processes & Methodologies
1 96 (31.89%) Agile Software Development
2 86 (28.57%) Cybersecurity
3 82 (27.24%) ITIL
4 56 (18.60%) Information Security
5 52 (17.28%) Security Architecture
6 47 (15.61%) Problem-Solving
6 47 (15.61%) TOGAF
7 46 (15.28%) Business Analysis
8 40 (13.29%) Enterprise Architecture
8 40 (13.29%) Stakeholder Engagement
9 36 (11.96%) Project Management
10 35 (11.63%) PRINCE2
10 35 (11.63%) Service Management
11 33 (10.96%) MODAF
12 32 (10.63%) BPMN
12 32 (10.63%) Systems Analysis
12 32 (10.63%) Technical Architecture
13 31 (10.30%) Scrum
14 30 (9.97%) SIEM
15 29 (9.63%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 54 (17.94%) Java
2 49 (16.28%) C++
3 37 (12.29%) SQL
4 36 (11.96%) C#
5 22 (7.31%) C
6 17 (5.65%) JavaScript
6 17 (5.65%) Python
7 14 (4.65%) PL/SQL
8 13 (4.32%) PowerShell
9 12 (3.99%) Java 8
10 11 (3.65%) Bash Shell
11 10 (3.32%) Shell Script
12 8 (2.66%) Ruby
13 7 (2.33%) Embedded C++
13 7 (2.33%) VB
14 3 (1.00%) Perl
15 2 (0.66%) MATLAB
15 2 (0.66%) R
Qualifications
1 161 (53.49%) SC Cleared
2 73 (24.25%) Degree
3 31 (10.30%) CISM
3 31 (10.30%) CISSP
4 22 (7.31%) Cisco Certification
5 16 (5.32%) CREST Certified
6 14 (4.65%) CESG Certified Professional
6 14 (4.65%) TOGAF Certification
7 13 (4.32%) CCNA
7 13 (4.32%) Master's Degree
8 12 (3.99%) DV Cleared
9 11 (3.65%) Computer Science Degree
10 10 (3.32%) CCNP
11 8 (2.66%) ITIL Certification
12 7 (2.33%) CCIE
13 5 (1.66%) APMP
13 5 (1.66%) DBS Check
14 4 (1.33%) ISTQB
15 3 (1.00%) CTC Cleared
15 3 (1.00%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 45 (14.95%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 32 (10.63%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
3 14 (4.65%) HMG Security Policy Framework
4 13 (4.32%) Cyber Essentials
5 10 (3.32%) QA
5 10 (3.32%) SLA
6 8 (2.66%) GDPR
7 4 (1.33%) ISO 9001
8 3 (1.00%) ISO 22301
9 1 (0.33%) BS7666
9 1 (0.33%) NCSC
System Software
1 28 (9.30%) Active Directory
2 17 (5.65%) Hyper-V
3 12 (3.99%) Firmware
4 8 (2.66%) VMware Infrastructure
5 5 (1.66%) iptables
5 5 (1.66%) KVM
5 5 (1.66%) Xen
6 4 (1.33%) Docker
7 2 (0.66%) Virtual Machines
7 2 (0.66%) VirtualBox
Systems Management
1 14 (4.65%) Ansible
2 7 (2.33%) Puppet
3 6 (1.99%) HP ALM
4 5 (1.66%) HAProxy
4 5 (1.66%) Nagios
4 5 (1.66%) Opscode Chef
4 5 (1.66%) ZABBIX
5 2 (0.66%) Docker Swarm
5 2 (0.66%) Kubernetes
5 2 (0.66%) Packer
5 2 (0.66%) Terraform
6 1 (0.33%) SCCM
6 1 (0.33%) Single Sign-On
Vendors
1 35 (11.63%) Microsoft
2 29 (9.63%) Oracle
3 21 (6.98%) Cisco
4 12 (3.99%) Virgin Media
4 12 (3.99%) VMware
5 10 (3.32%) HP
6 9 (2.99%) Remedy
7 8 (2.66%) F5
7 8 (2.66%) SolarWinds
8 7 (2.33%) Juniper
9 4 (1.33%) Atlassian
9 4 (1.33%) Cloudera
10 3 (1.00%) CheckPoint
10 3 (1.00%) Dell
10 3 (1.00%) ESRI
10 3 (1.00%) Mapbox
10 3 (1.00%) Mapinfo
10 3 (1.00%) Red Hat
11 2 (0.66%) Blue Coat
11 2 (0.66%) Google