The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies with a requirement for BC Cleared qualifications. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 28 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Basic Check (BC) Clearance
UK
3 months to
28 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 859 898 940
Rank change year-on-year +39 +42  
Permanent jobs citing BC Cleared 15 37 23
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.017% 0.038% 0.021%
As % of the Qualifications category 0.069% 0.14% 0.076%
Number of salaries quoted 14 29 16
Median salary £50,000 £55,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -9.09% +37.50%  
UK excluding London median salary £50,000 £40,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +25.00% -11.11%  

BC 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 academic qualifications and professional certifications cited in permanent job vacancies.

Academic & Professional Certification
UK
Permanent job vacancies requiring academic qualifications or professional certifications 21844 26201 30066
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the UK 24.56% 26.63% 27.46%
Number of salaries quoted 35718 44855 48776
Median salary £45,000 £47,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -5.26% +5.55%  
90% offered a salary of more than £26,250 £26,250 £25,750
10% offered a salary of more than £76,250 £72,500 £75,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £41,500
% change year-on-year - +2.40%  

BC Cleared
Job Vacancy Trend

Job postings citing BC Cleared as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised.

Job vacancy trend for BC Cleared in the UK

BC Cleared
Salary Trend

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

Salary trend for BC Cleared in the UK

BC Cleared
Salary Histogram

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing BC Cleared over the 3 months to 28 June 2017.

Salary histogram for BC Cleared in the UK

BC Cleared
Top 6 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing BC Cleared within the UK over the 3 months to 28 June 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
England +40 15 £50,000 +25.00% 6
UK excluding London +25 14 £50,000 +25.00% 6
East of England -6 10 £50,000 -20.00%
South West -10 3 £23,000 -42.50% 4
South East +43 1 - -
London - 1 £32,500 -

For the 6 months to 28 June 2017, IT jobs citing BC Cleared also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads with a requirement for BC Cleared.

1 48 (100.00%) Security Cleared
2 36 (75.00%) SLA
3 26 (54.17%) Cisco Certification
3 26 (54.17%) Firewall
3 26 (54.17%) Telecoms
4 18 (37.50%) Service Management
4 18 (37.50%) ITIL
5 17 (35.42%) Wi-Fi
6 16 (33.33%) Asset Management
6 16 (33.33%) Incident Management
6 16 (33.33%) LAN
6 16 (33.33%) WAN
6 16 (33.33%) CCNA
6 16 (33.33%) Problem Management
6 16 (33.33%) Change Control
7 15 (31.25%) Line Management
8 12 (25.00%) Active Directory
9 11 (22.92%) Windows
10 10 (20.83%) Cisco
10 10 (20.83%) ITIL Certification
10 10 (20.83%) CCNP
10 10 (20.83%) Unified Communications
10 10 (20.83%) Budget Control
11 8 (16.67%) MCP
12 7 (14.58%) Project Management
13 6 (12.50%) Software Engineering
14 5 (10.42%) Stakeholder Management
14 5 (10.42%) Thin Client
14 5 (10.42%) Citrix
14 5 (10.42%) MS Exchange

BC Cleared
Co-occurring IT Skills 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 (10.42%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 2 (4.17%) Microsoft Excel
1 2 (4.17%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Cloud Services
1 2 (4.17%) Google Analytics
1 2 (4.17%) Google Tag Manager
Communications & Networking
1 26 (54.17%) Firewall
2 17 (35.42%) Wi-Fi
3 16 (33.33%) LAN
3 16 (33.33%) WAN
4 10 (20.83%) Unified Communications
5 3 (6.25%) DHCP
5 3 (6.25%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (2.08%) Data Warehouse
1 1 (2.08%) Oracle Database
1 1 (2.08%) PostgreSQL
1 1 (2.08%) RDBMS
1 1 (2.08%) Relational Database
1 1 (2.08%) Yellowfin
Development Applications
1 3 (6.25%) InstallShield
1 3 (6.25%) MSI
2 1 (2.08%) Oracle Forms
General
1 26 (54.17%) Telecoms
2 2 (4.17%) Marketing
3 1 (2.08%) Finance
3 1 (2.08%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 16 (33.33%) Lead Network Engineer
1 16 (33.33%) Network Engineer
1 16 (33.33%) Senior Network Engineer
2 10 (20.83%) Network Manager
2 10 (20.83%) Network Operations Manager
2 10 (20.83%) Operations Manager
3 8 (16.67%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 5 (10.42%) Delivery Manager
5 3 (6.25%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
6 2 (4.17%) Analyst
6 2 (4.17%) Buyer
6 2 (4.17%) Diagnostic Engineer
6 2 (4.17%) Digital Analyst
6 2 (4.17%) IT Buyer
6 2 (4.17%) Senior Buyer
6 2 (4.17%) Senior IT Buyer
6 2 (4.17%) Test Engineer
6 2 (4.17%) Web Analyst
7 1 (2.08%) Analytics Manager
7 1 (2.08%) Digital Analytics Manager
Miscellaneous
1 5 (10.42%) Computer Science
1 5 (10.42%) Fat Client
1 5 (10.42%) Thin Client
2 2 (4.17%) BBC
2 2 (4.17%) CCTV
2 2 (4.17%) User Experience
3 1 (2.08%) Driving Licence
Operating Systems
1 11 (22.92%) Windows
2 2 (4.17%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (37.50%) ITIL
1 18 (37.50%) Service Management
2 16 (33.33%) Asset Management
2 16 (33.33%) Change Control
2 16 (33.33%) Incident Management
2 16 (33.33%) Problem Management
3 15 (31.25%) Line Management
4 10 (20.83%) Budget Control
5 7 (14.58%) Project Management
6 6 (12.50%) Software Engineering
7 5 (10.42%) Contract Management
7 5 (10.42%) Infrastructure Management
7 5 (10.42%) People Management
7 5 (10.42%) Performance Optimisation
7 5 (10.42%) Presales
7 5 (10.42%) Stakeholder Management
8 4 (8.33%) Programme Management
9 3 (6.25%) Analytics
9 3 (6.25%) Application Packaging
9 3 (6.25%) Application Virtualisation
Programming Languages
1 3 (6.25%) PowerShell
2 1 (2.08%) SQL
Qualifications
1 48 (100.00%) Security Cleared
2 26 (54.17%) Cisco Certification
3 16 (33.33%) CCNA
4 10 (20.83%) CCNP
4 10 (20.83%) ITIL Certification
5 8 (16.67%) MCP
6 5 (10.42%) SC Cleared
7 4 (8.33%) Degree
8 3 (6.25%) MCSE
8 3 (6.25%) Microsoft Certification
9 2 (4.17%) DBS Check
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 36 (75.00%) SLA
System Software
1 12 (25.00%) Active Directory
2 3 (6.25%) Microsoft App-V
3 1 (2.08%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 3 (6.25%) SCCM
1 3 (6.25%) SCOrch
Vendors
1 10 (20.83%) Cisco
2 5 (10.42%) Citrix
3 3 (6.25%) Microsoft
4 2 (4.17%) Google
5 1 (2.08%) Oracle
5 1 (2.08%) Tableau
5 1 (2.08%) VMware
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