Period
to 18 September 2019

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Swindon with a requirement for Security Cleared qualifications. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered over the 6 months to 18 September 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Security Clearance
Wiltshire > Swindon
6 months to
18 Sep 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 24 19 46
Rank change year-on-year -5 +27 -2
Permanent jobs citing Security Cleared 81 70 38
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Swindon 9.98% 8.60% 4.69%
As % of the Qualifications category 42.63% 40.00% 19.90%
Number of salaries quoted 82 67 58
Swindon median annual salary £40,000 £32,500 £52,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +23.08% -38.10% +75.00%
10th Percentile £29,000 £23,500 £25,925
90th Percentile £63,750 £61,250 £80,000
Wiltshire median annual salary £50,000 £45,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +11.11% +12.50% +14.29%

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 Swindon with a requirement for academic qualifications or professional certifications.

All Academic and Professional Certifications
Swindon
Permanent vacancies requiring academic qualifications or professional certifications 190 175 191
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Swindon 23.40% 21.50% 23.55%
Number of salaries quoted 173 155 153
Swindon median annual salary £42,576 £35,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +21.65% -12.50% -5.88%
10th Percentile £26,250 £20,850 £21,250
90th Percentile £67,037 £62,000 £58,750
Wiltshire median annual salary £48,877 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +15.00% +6.25% -

Security Cleared
Job Vacancy Trend in Swindon

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

Job vacancy trend for Security Cleared in Swindon

Security Cleared
Salary Trend in Swindon

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

Salary trend for Security Cleared in Swindon

Security Cleared
Salary Histogram in Swindon

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Security Cleared in Swindon over the 6 months to 18 September 2019.

Salary histogram for Security Cleared in Swindon

For the 6 months to 18 September 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 Swindon region with a requirement for Security Cleared.

1 46 (56.79%) Linux
2 43 (53.09%) VMware
3 38 (46.91%) VMware Infrastructure
4 34 (41.98%) Puppet
5 32 (39.51%) Red Hat
6 30 (37.04%) CentOS
7 29 (35.80%) Hyper-V
8 26 (32.10%) SC Cleared
8 26 (32.10%) Microsoft
9 25 (30.86%) SQL Server
9 25 (30.86%) Windows
9 25 (30.86%) SCCM
10 22 (27.16%) Windows Server
11 19 (23.46%) DevOps
11 19 (23.46%) Ansible
11 19 (23.46%) Kubernetes
11 19 (23.46%) Red Hat Spacewalk
11 19 (23.46%) ITIL
12 17 (20.99%) .NET
12 17 (20.99%) C#
12 17 (20.99%) SQL
12 17 (20.99%) TCP/IP
12 17 (20.99%) PowerShell
12 17 (20.99%) Infrastructure Engineering
13 14 (17.28%) Cisco
14 13 (16.05%) Juniper
14 13 (16.05%) LAN
14 13 (16.05%) WAN
14 13 (16.05%) Fortinet
14 13 (16.05%) vCenter Server

Security Cleared
Co-occurring IT Skills in Swindon 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 9 (11.11%) SharePoint
2 3 (3.70%) Apache
2 3 (3.70%) IIS
2 3 (3.70%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 3 (3.70%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 5 (6.17%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 17 (20.99%) TCP/IP
2 13 (16.05%) LAN
2 13 (16.05%) WAN
3 3 (3.70%) Broadband
3 3 (3.70%) Remote Desktop
3 3 (3.70%) Skype
3 3 (3.70%) VLAN
3 3 (3.70%) Wi-Fi
3 3 (3.70%) Wireless
4 2 (2.47%) Fibre Channel
5 1 (1.23%) DHCP
5 1 (1.23%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 25 (30.86%) SQL Server
General
1 4 (4.94%) Public Sector
2 1 (1.23%) Finance
2 1 (1.23%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 33 (40.74%) Linux Engineer
2 18 (22.22%) Senior Linux Engineer
3 17 (20.99%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 15 (18.52%) Database Engineer
5 14 (17.28%) Design Engineer
6 13 (16.05%) Linux Infrastructure Engineer
7 11 (13.58%) 2nd Line Engineer
8 8 (9.88%) Support Engineer
9 6 (7.41%) Backup Engineer
10 4 (4.94%) Backup Infrastructure Engineer
11 3 (3.70%) Applications Engineer
11 3 (3.70%) Applications Support
11 3 (3.70%) Desktop Support Engineer
11 3 (3.70%) Field Engineer
11 3 (3.70%) Network Field Engineer
11 3 (3.70%) Service Manager
11 3 (3.70%) Technical Support
11 3 (3.70%) Technical Support Engineer
11 3 (3.70%) Wireless Engineer
11 3 (3.70%) Wireless Network Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 17 (20.99%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 4 (4.94%) Data Centre
1 4 (4.94%) EMC VNX
2 3 (3.70%) Fibre Optics
2 3 (3.70%) Self-Motivation
2 3 (3.70%) Smartphone
2 3 (3.70%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 46 (56.79%) Linux
2 30 (37.04%) CentOS
3 25 (30.86%) Windows
4 22 (27.16%) Windows Server
5 3 (3.70%) Apple iOS
5 3 (3.70%) Windows 10
5 3 (3.70%) Windows 7
6 2 (2.47%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 2 (2.47%) Windows Server 2008
6 2 (2.47%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (23.46%) DevOps
1 19 (23.46%) ITIL
2 17 (20.99%) Infrastructure Engineering
3 7 (8.64%) Line Management
4 4 (4.94%) Project Management
5 3 (3.70%) Asset Management
5 3 (3.70%) Break/Fix
5 3 (3.70%) Network Monitoring
5 3 (3.70%) Performance Analysis
6 2 (2.47%) Information Security
6 2 (2.47%) Network Management
6 2 (2.47%) Open Source
6 2 (2.47%) People Management
6 2 (2.47%) PRINCE2
6 2 (2.47%) Project Delivery
6 2 (2.47%) Security Patching
6 2 (2.47%) Server Management
6 2 (2.47%) Service Delivery
7 1 (1.23%) Decision-Making
Programming Languages
1 17 (20.99%) C#
1 17 (20.99%) PowerShell
1 17 (20.99%) SQL
2 3 (3.70%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 26 (32.10%) SC Cleared
2 4 (4.94%) DV Cleared
3 3 (3.70%) A+ Certification
4 2 (2.47%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (6.17%) SLA
2 2 (2.47%) HMG Security Policy Framework
2 2 (2.47%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 1 (1.23%) ISO/IEC 20000
System Software
1 38 (46.91%) VMware Infrastructure
2 29 (35.80%) Hyper-V
3 12 (14.81%) VMware ESXi
4 5 (6.17%) Docker
5 2 (2.47%) KVM
6 1 (1.23%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 34 (41.98%) Puppet
2 25 (30.86%) SCCM
3 19 (23.46%) Ansible
3 19 (23.46%) Kubernetes
3 19 (23.46%) Red Hat Spacewalk
4 13 (16.05%) vCenter Server
5 4 (4.94%) EMC NetWorker
6 2 (2.47%) Opscode Chef
7 1 (1.23%) WSUS
Vendors
1 43 (53.09%) VMware
2 32 (39.51%) Red Hat
3 26 (32.10%) Microsoft
4 14 (17.28%) Cisco
5 13 (16.05%) Fortinet
5 13 (16.05%) Juniper
6 6 (7.41%) EMC
6 6 (7.41%) Veeam
7 3 (3.70%) Apple
7 3 (3.70%) MikroTik
7 3 (3.70%) Ruckus Wireless
7 3 (3.70%) Ubiquiti
8 2 (2.47%) Brocade
8 2 (2.47%) Dell
9 1 (1.23%) HP