Period
to 21 September 2019

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies with a requirement for CTC Cleared qualifications. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered over the 6 months to 21 September 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Counter-Terrorist Check (CTC) Clearance
UK
6 months to
21 Sep 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 1041 1158 1138
Rank change year-on-year +117 -20 +108
Permanent jobs citing CTC Cleared 49 28 59
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.035% 0.017% 0.033%
As % of the Qualifications category 0.15% 0.071% 0.14%
Number of salaries quoted 33 15 43
UK median annual salary £53,321 £50,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.64% +42.86% -36.36%
10th Percentile £28,650 £30,550 £18,000
90th Percentile £60,000 £65,700 £62,250
UK excluding London median annual salary £51,871 £37,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year +38.32% +7.14% -36.36%

CTC 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 with a requirement for academic qualifications or professional certifications.

All Academic and Professional Certifications
UK
Permanent vacancies requiring academic qualifications or professional certifications 32,893 39,539 43,285
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 23.44% 23.61% 24.50%
Number of salaries quoted 23,880 29,351 33,218
UK median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £45,957
Median salary % change year-on-year - +8.80% +2.13%
10th Percentile £26,750 £26,250 £26,000
90th Percentile £82,500 £80,000 £77,500
UK excluding London median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year - +5.88% -

CTC Cleared
Job Vacancy Trend

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

Job vacancy trend for CTC Cleared in the UK

CTC Cleared
Salary Trend

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

Salary trend for CTC Cleared in the UK

CTC Cleared
Salary Histogram

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing CTC Cleared over the 6 months to 21 September 2019.

Salary histogram for CTC Cleared in the UK

CTC Cleared
Top 9 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing CTC Cleared within the UK over the 6 months to 21 September 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
England +121 49 £53,321 +6.64% 1
UK excluding London +73 31 £51,871 +38.32% 2
South East +44 20 £36,000 -4.00% 1
London +96 18 £54,476 -0.95%
North West - 6 £51,871 -
North of England - 6 £51,871 -
East Midlands - 3 £27,000 -
Midlands - 3 £27,000 -
East of England - 2 £51,871 -

For the 6 months to 21 September 2019, IT jobs citing CTC 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 with a requirement for CTC Cleared.

1 49 (100.00%) Security Cleared
2 25 (51.02%) Agile Software Development
3 22 (44.90%) SC Cleared
4 21 (42.86%) Public Sector
5 13 (26.53%) GIS
6 11 (22.45%) HTML
6 11 (22.45%) JavaScript
6 11 (22.45%) CRM
7 10 (20.41%) Data Modelling
7 10 (20.41%) Microsoft
7 10 (20.41%) Project Management
8 9 (18.37%) ITIL
8 9 (18.37%) Business Analysis
9 8 (16.33%) Decision-Making
9 8 (16.33%) Actionable Insight
9 8 (16.33%) Analytics
9 8 (16.33%) Data Analytics
10 7 (14.29%) Service Delivery
10 7 (14.29%) Data Management
11 6 (12.24%) Migration
11 6 (12.24%) Scrum
11 6 (12.24%) Azure
11 6 (12.24%) AWS
11 6 (12.24%) SaaS
11 6 (12.24%) Service Management
11 6 (12.24%) PRINCE2
11 6 (12.24%) CSS
11 6 (12.24%) Web Services
11 6 (12.24%) AngularJS
11 6 (12.24%) Office 365

CTC 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 3 (6.12%) WordPress
2 2 (4.08%) Exchange Server 2010
2 2 (4.08%) MS Exchange
2 2 (4.08%) WebSphere
Applications
1 2 (4.08%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 1 (2.04%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 6 (12.24%) AWS
1 6 (12.24%) Azure
1 6 (12.24%) Office 365
1 6 (12.24%) SaaS
2 4 (8.16%) G Suite
2 4 (8.16%) Power Platform
3 3 (6.12%) IaaS
3 3 (6.12%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (4.08%) Ethernet
1 2 (4.08%) Firewall
1 2 (4.08%) TCP/IP
1 2 (4.08%) VoIP
1 2 (4.08%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (26.53%) GIS
2 4 (8.16%) Big Data
2 4 (8.16%) Data Warehouse
2 4 (8.16%) Power BI
2 4 (8.16%) SQL Server
3 2 (4.08%) MySQL
3 2 (4.08%) Relational Database
4 1 (2.04%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 3 (6.12%) Cucumber
1 3 (6.12%) Jasmine
1 3 (6.12%) Mocha
2 2 (4.08%) Jenkins
2 2 (4.08%) Katalon Studio
2 2 (4.08%) Selenium
2 2 (4.08%) Vagrant
General
1 21 (42.86%) Public Sector
2 5 (10.20%) Finance
2 5 (10.20%) Local Government
2 5 (10.20%) Military
3 4 (8.16%) Aerospace
3 4 (8.16%) Marketing
3 4 (8.16%) Police
Job Titles
1 10 (20.41%) Developer
2 9 (18.37%) Architect
3 8 (16.33%) Analyst
4 6 (12.24%) Project Manager
5 5 (10.20%) .NET Developer
5 5 (10.20%) ASP.NET Developer
6 4 (8.16%) Business Intelligence Lead
6 4 (8.16%) C# .NET Developer
6 4 (8.16%) C# ASP.NET Developer
6 4 (8.16%) C# Developer
6 4 (8.16%) Data Analyst
6 4 (8.16%) Digital Executive
6 4 (8.16%) Sales Executive
6 4 (8.16%) Senior Analyst
6 4 (8.16%) Senior Data Analyst
7 3 (6.12%) Business Analyst
7 3 (6.12%) Consultant
7 3 (6.12%) Digital Architect
7 3 (6.12%) Oracle Consultant
7 3 (6.12%) Service Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (22.45%) HTML
2 6 (12.24%) AngularJS
2 6 (12.24%) CSS
2 6 (12.24%) Web Services
3 5 (10.20%) .NET
3 5 (10.20%) ASP.NET
3 5 (10.20%) jQuery
3 5 (10.20%) KnockoutJS
4 3 (6.12%) Oracle Fusion
4 3 (6.12%) Symfony
4 3 (6.12%) XML
4 3 (6.12%) XSLT
5 2 (4.08%) WebSphere MQ
6 1 (2.04%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 5 (10.20%) NHS
1 5 (10.20%) PMI
2 4 (8.16%) Driving Licence
3 3 (6.12%) Enterprise Storage
3 3 (6.12%) Hybrid Cloud
4 2 (4.08%) Mainframe
4 2 (4.08%) Self-Motivation
Operating Systems
1 5 (10.20%) Windows
2 4 (8.16%) Windows 10
3 2 (4.08%) Mac OS
3 2 (4.08%) Mac OS X
3 2 (4.08%) Windows 7
3 2 (4.08%) Windows Server
4 1 (2.04%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 25 (51.02%) Agile Software Development
2 11 (22.45%) CRM
3 10 (20.41%) Data Modelling
3 10 (20.41%) Project Management
4 9 (18.37%) Business Analysis
4 9 (18.37%) ITIL
5 8 (16.33%) Actionable Insight
5 8 (16.33%) Analytics
5 8 (16.33%) Data Analytics
5 8 (16.33%) Decision-Making
6 7 (14.29%) Data Management
6 7 (14.29%) Service Delivery
7 6 (12.24%) Migration
7 6 (12.24%) PRINCE2
7 6 (12.24%) Scrum
7 6 (12.24%) Service Management
8 5 (10.20%) BDD
8 5 (10.20%) Project Delivery
8 5 (10.20%) Risk Management
8 5 (10.20%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 11 (22.45%) JavaScript
2 5 (10.20%) C#
3 3 (6.12%) Java
3 3 (6.12%) Ruby
3 3 (6.12%) SQL
3 3 (6.12%) VBScript
4 2 (4.08%) C
4 2 (4.08%) COBOL
4 2 (4.08%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 49 (100.00%) Security Cleared
2 22 (44.90%) SC Cleared
3 5 (10.20%) PMI Certification
3 5 (10.20%) PMP
4 4 (8.16%) BPSS Clearance
5 2 (4.08%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (8.16%) Actionable Recommendations
1 4 (8.16%) Data Quality
2 3 (6.12%) SLA
3 2 (4.08%) QA
System Software
1 4 (8.16%) Active Directory
2 2 (4.08%) Docker
Vendors
1 10 (20.41%) Microsoft
2 4 (8.16%) Oracle
2 4 (8.16%) Salesforce.com
3 3 (6.12%) GoldenSource
4 2 (4.08%) Cisco
4 2 (4.08%) Citrix
4 2 (4.08%) IBM
5 1 (2.04%) Remedy
5 1 (2.04%) ServiceNow