Period
to 17 November 2017

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 17 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Counter-Terrorist Check (CTC) Clearance
UK
6 months to
17 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 1143 1201 1277
Rank change year-on-year +58 +76 -56
Permanent jobs citing CTC Cleared 60 23 15
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.033% 0.012% 0.007%
As % of the Qualifications category 0.14% 0.046% 0.025%
Number of salaries quoted 38 14 14
UK median annual salary £35,000 £55,000 £43,250
Median salary % change year-on-year -36.36% +27.17% -10.82%
10th Percentile £18,088 £31,644 £30,638
90th Percentile £63,875 £67,650 £74,175
UK excluding London median annual salary £35,000 £55,000 £43,250
% change year-on-year -36.36% +27.17% -10.82%

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 43333 49803 60178
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 24.05% 26.19% 27.44%
Number of salaries quoted 33316 39954 48070
UK median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.56% - +2.27%
10th Percentile £26,000 £26,250 £25,750
90th Percentile £77,500 £76,250 £75,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,500
% change year-on-year - +4.94% +1.25%

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 17 November 2017.

Salary histogram for CTC Cleared in the UK

CTC Cleared
Top 7 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 17 November 2017. 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 +96 57 £35,000 -36.36% 11
London +52 37 £37,500 -0.02% 11
UK excluding London +42 23 £35,000 -36.36%
South East +38 15 £35,000 -36.36%
North of England +2 5 £35,000 -
Yorkshire - 5 £35,000 -
Scotland - 3 - -

For the 6 months to 17 November 2017, IT jobs citing CTC 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 CTC Cleared.

1 60 (100.00%) Security Cleared
2 26 (43.33%) Agile Software Development
3 21 (35.00%) Scrum
4 20 (33.33%) SC Cleared
5 15 (25.00%) SQL
6 14 (23.33%) JavaScript
7 13 (21.67%) Windows
7 13 (21.67%) TDD
7 13 (21.67%) BDD
8 12 (20.00%) Microsoft
9 10 (16.67%) Web Services
9 10 (16.67%) Git (software)
9 10 (16.67%) Continuous Integration
10 9 (15.00%) Big Data
10 9 (15.00%) Analytical Skills
10 9 (15.00%) Java
10 9 (15.00%) Business Intelligence
11 8 (13.33%) Finance
11 8 (13.33%) Driving Licence
11 8 (13.33%) Jasmine
11 8 (13.33%) NoSQL
11 8 (13.33%) Mocha
11 8 (13.33%) Cucumber
12 7 (11.67%) Open Source
12 7 (11.67%) Node.js
12 7 (11.67%) Data Quality
12 7 (11.67%) Analytics
12 7 (11.67%) AngularJS
12 7 (11.67%) Visualisation
12 7 (11.67%) SQL Server

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 (5.00%) IIS
1 3 (5.00%) SharePoint
2 2 (3.33%) JBoss
2 2 (3.33%) SAS
2 2 (3.33%) WildFly
3 1 (1.67%) Apache
3 1 (1.67%) CMS
3 1 (1.67%) GeoServer
3 1 (1.67%) Oracle Spatial
3 1 (1.67%) Tomcat
Applications
1 2 (3.33%) Microsoft Excel
1 2 (3.33%) SPSS
2 1 (1.67%) Microsoft Office
2 1 (1.67%) Microsoft PowerPoint
2 1 (1.67%) Microsoft Project
2 1 (1.67%) MS Visio
2 1 (1.67%) Spreadsheet
Cloud Services
1 2 (3.33%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (1.67%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (1.67%) G Suite
Communications & Networking
1 6 (10.00%) WebEx
2 2 (3.33%) DHCP
2 2 (3.33%) DNS
2 2 (3.33%) Firewall
3 1 (1.67%) TCP/IP
3 1 (1.67%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (15.00%) Big Data
2 8 (13.33%) NoSQL
3 7 (11.67%) SQL Server
4 6 (10.00%) Data Warehouse
4 6 (10.00%) GIS
5 5 (8.33%) PostgreSQL
6 4 (6.67%) Hadoop
7 2 (3.33%) Geospatial Data
7 2 (3.33%) Pentaho
7 2 (3.33%) Power BI
7 2 (3.33%) RDBMS
7 2 (3.33%) Relational Database
7 2 (3.33%) Spotfire
8 1 (1.67%) HBase
8 1 (1.67%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 10 (16.67%) Git (software)
2 8 (13.33%) Cucumber
2 8 (13.33%) Jasmine
2 8 (13.33%) Mocha
3 3 (5.00%) ClearQuest
3 3 (5.00%) Mercurial
3 3 (5.00%) Team Foundation Server
4 2 (3.33%) JIRA
4 2 (3.33%) Maven
5 1 (1.67%) Bugzilla
General
1 8 (13.33%) Finance
2 2 (3.33%) Aerospace
2 2 (3.33%) Electronics
2 2 (3.33%) Manufacturing
2 2 (3.33%) Marketing
2 2 (3.33%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 16 (26.67%) Developer
2 11 (18.33%) Analyst
2 11 (18.33%) Support Engineer
3 10 (16.67%) Field Engineer
3 10 (16.67%) Field Support Engineer
4 7 (11.67%) JavaScript Developer
5 6 (10.00%) Applications Support
5 6 (10.00%) Big Data Analyst
5 6 (10.00%) Data Analyst
5 6 (10.00%) Java Developer
6 5 (8.33%) Applications Engineer
6 5 (8.33%) Applications Support Engineer
6 5 (8.33%) Field Applications Engineer
6 5 (8.33%) IT Engineer
6 5 (8.33%) IT Support
6 5 (8.33%) IT Support Engineer
6 5 (8.33%) Junior
6 5 (8.33%) Junior Developer
7 4 (6.67%) GIS Developer
7 4 (6.67%) Trainer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (16.67%) Web Services
2 7 (11.67%) AngularJS
2 7 (11.67%) Node.js
3 6 (10.00%) CSS
3 6 (10.00%) Express
3 6 (10.00%) HTML
3 6 (10.00%) KnockoutJS
4 5 (8.33%) HTML5
5 4 (6.67%) CSS3
5 4 (6.67%) JSON
6 2 (3.33%) .NET
6 2 (3.33%) Hibernate
6 2 (3.33%) JSP
6 2 (3.33%) Spring
6 2 (3.33%) Struts
6 2 (3.33%) Struts2
6 2 (3.33%) XML
7 1 (1.67%) DHTML
7 1 (1.67%) J2EE
7 1 (1.67%) JSF
Miscellaneous
1 9 (15.00%) Analytical Skills
2 8 (13.33%) Driving Licence
3 5 (8.33%) Client/Server
4 2 (3.33%) Management Information System
4 2 (3.33%) Social Network
4 2 (3.33%) User Experience
4 2 (3.33%) Virtual Team
5 1 (1.67%) CCTV
5 1 (1.67%) Enterprise Software
5 1 (1.67%) Mainframe
5 1 (1.67%) Smartphone
Operating Systems
1 13 (21.67%) Windows
2 3 (5.00%) Windows Server
3 2 (3.33%) Linux
3 2 (3.33%) Unix
3 2 (3.33%) Windows Server 2003
4 1 (1.67%) Android
4 1 (1.67%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 26 (43.33%) Agile Software Development
2 21 (35.00%) Scrum
3 13 (21.67%) BDD
3 13 (21.67%) TDD
4 10 (16.67%) Continuous Integration
5 9 (15.00%) Business Intelligence
6 7 (11.67%) Analytics
6 7 (11.67%) OO
6 7 (11.67%) Open Source
6 7 (11.67%) Visualisation
7 6 (10.00%) Data Modelling
7 6 (10.00%) Performance Testing
7 6 (10.00%) Test Automation
7 6 (10.00%) Time Management
8 5 (8.33%) Service Delivery
8 5 (8.33%) Stakeholder Engagement
9 4 (6.67%) ITIL
9 4 (6.67%) UML
10 3 (5.00%) Manual Testing
10 3 (5.00%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 15 (25.00%) SQL
2 14 (23.33%) JavaScript
3 9 (15.00%) Java
4 4 (6.67%) Python
5 3 (5.00%) C#
6 2 (3.33%) COBOL
6 2 (3.33%) R
7 1 (1.67%) PowerShell
7 1 (1.67%) Scala
7 1 (1.67%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 60 (100.00%) Security Cleared
2 20 (33.33%) SC Cleared
3 4 (6.67%) BPSS Clearance
4 2 (3.33%) DV Cleared
4 2 (3.33%) ISEB
5 1 (1.67%) Degree
5 1 (1.67%) HND
5 1 (1.67%) ISEB Practitioner
5 1 (1.67%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (11.67%) Data Quality
2 2 (3.33%) QA
3 1 (1.67%) ISO 9001
3 1 (1.67%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 1 (1.67%) PMO
System Software
1 3 (5.00%) Active Directory
2 2 (3.33%) Hyper-V
2 2 (3.33%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (1.67%) Docker
3 1 (1.67%) HDFS
Systems Management
1 3 (5.00%) SCCM
2 2 (3.33%) SCOM
3 1 (1.67%) HP Quality Center
3 1 (1.67%) Kubernetes
Vendors
1 12 (20.00%) Microsoft
2 5 (8.33%) Cognizant
3 4 (6.67%) ESRI
4 3 (5.00%) Hortonworks
4 3 (5.00%) Oracle
5 2 (3.33%) Cloudera
5 2 (3.33%) MapR
5 2 (3.33%) SAP
5 2 (3.33%) Tableau
5 2 (3.33%) VMware
6 1 (1.67%) Apple
6 1 (1.67%) Cognos
6 1 (1.67%) Google
6 1 (1.67%) HP
6 1 (1.67%) Unisys
6 1 (1.67%) Xerox