Period
to 21 July 2018

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 July 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Counter-Terrorist Check (CTC) Clearance
UK
6 months to
21 Jul 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 1154 1164 1243
Rank change year-on-year +10 +79 +59
Permanent jobs citing CTC Cleared 17 51 46
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.010% 0.029% 0.023%
As % of the Qualifications category 0.041% 0.12% 0.084%
Number of salaries quoted 13 44 30
UK median annual salary £37,500 £32,500 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +15.38% -40.91% -
10th Percentile £27,740 £18,000 £26,456
90th Percentile £57,500 £56,625 £72,500
UK excluding London median annual salary £35,000 £37,500 £55,000
% change year-on-year -6.67% -31.82% -

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 41,601 44,112 55,019
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 23.78% 24.69% 27.14%
Number of salaries quoted 30,964 34,138 44,360
UK median annual salary £50,000 £45,000 £45,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +11.11% -1.10% +1.11%
10th Percentile £26,250 £26,250 £26,250
90th Percentile £80,000 £77,500 £75,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year +5.88% - +6.25%

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 21 July 2018.

Salary histogram for CTC Cleared in the UK

CTC Cleared
Top 4 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 July 2018. 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 -6 17 £37,500 +15.38% 7
UK excluding London +1 9 £35,000 -6.67%
South East -2 9 £35,000 -12.50%
London -2 8 £47,000 +161.11% 7

For the 6 months to 21 July 2018, 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 17 (100.00%) Security Cleared
2 9 (52.94%) Agile Software Development
3 7 (41.18%) Project Management
4 5 (29.41%) Scrum
5 4 (23.53%) WebSphere MQ
5 4 (23.53%) IBM
5 4 (23.53%) C
5 4 (23.53%) COBOL
5 4 (23.53%) Microsoft Project
5 4 (23.53%) Microsoft Excel
5 4 (23.53%) WebSphere
5 4 (23.53%) Microsoft PowerPoint
5 4 (23.53%) BPSS Clearance
5 4 (23.53%) SC Cleared
6 3 (17.65%) Stakeholder Management
6 3 (17.65%) Stakeholder Engagement
6 3 (17.65%) User Stories
6 3 (17.65%) PRINCE2
7 2 (11.76%) Business Analysis
7 2 (11.76%) TDD
7 2 (11.76%) Microsoft
7 2 (11.76%) Mainframe
7 2 (11.76%) PRINCE
7 2 (11.76%) SharePoint
7 2 (11.76%) MS Visio
7 2 (11.76%) Web Services
7 2 (11.76%) ITIL
7 2 (11.76%) Waterfall
7 2 (11.76%) Relational Database
7 2 (11.76%) BDD

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 4 (23.53%) WebSphere
2 2 (11.76%) SharePoint
3 1 (5.88%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 4 (23.53%) Microsoft Excel
1 4 (23.53%) Microsoft PowerPoint
1 4 (23.53%) Microsoft Project
2 2 (11.76%) MS Visio
3 1 (5.88%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 1 (5.88%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 1 (5.88%) Intranet
1 1 (5.88%) LAN
1 1 (5.88%) Skype
1 1 (5.88%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (11.76%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 2 (11.76%) Git (software)
2 1 (5.88%) Cucumber
2 1 (5.88%) DbUnit
2 1 (5.88%) Jasmine
2 1 (5.88%) Jenkins
2 1 (5.88%) jMock
2 1 (5.88%) JUnit
2 1 (5.88%) Maven
2 1 (5.88%) Mocha
2 1 (5.88%) Mockito
2 1 (5.88%) SonarQube
General
1 1 (5.88%) Finance
1 1 (5.88%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 6 (35.29%) Analyst
2 5 (29.41%) Developer
3 4 (23.53%) Project Manager
4 3 (17.65%) Business Analyst
4 3 (17.65%) C Developer
5 2 (11.76%) Analyst Developer
5 2 (11.76%) Business Change Manager
5 2 (11.76%) Business Change Project Manager
5 2 (11.76%) Business Manager
5 2 (11.76%) Business Project Manager
5 2 (11.76%) Change Manager
5 2 (11.76%) Change Project Manager
5 2 (11.76%) COBOL Analyst
5 2 (11.76%) COBOL Analyst Programmer
5 2 (11.76%) COBOL Developer
5 2 (11.76%) COBOL Programmer
5 2 (11.76%) Mainframe Developer
5 2 (11.76%) Project Change Manager
5 2 (11.76%) Project Officer
5 2 (11.76%) Support Officer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (23.53%) WebSphere MQ
2 2 (11.76%) Web Services
3 1 (5.88%) J2EE
3 1 (5.88%) PowerMock
3 1 (5.88%) RESTful
3 1 (5.88%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 2 (11.76%) Driving Licence
1 2 (11.76%) Mainframe
2 1 (5.88%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 1 (5.88%) Windows
1 1 (5.88%) Windows 10
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (52.94%) Agile Software Development
2 7 (41.18%) Project Management
3 5 (29.41%) Scrum
4 3 (17.65%) PRINCE2
4 3 (17.65%) Stakeholder Engagement
4 3 (17.65%) Stakeholder Management
4 3 (17.65%) User Stories
5 2 (11.76%) BDD
5 2 (11.76%) Business Analysis
5 2 (11.76%) Continuous Integration
5 2 (11.76%) Front End Development
5 2 (11.76%) ITIL
5 2 (11.76%) Kanban
5 2 (11.76%) PRINCE
5 2 (11.76%) TDD
5 2 (11.76%) Waterfall
6 1 (5.88%) Information Security
6 1 (5.88%) Logistics
6 1 (5.88%) Programme Management
6 1 (5.88%) Risk Management
Programming Languages
1 4 (23.53%) C
1 4 (23.53%) COBOL
2 1 (5.88%) Java
Qualifications
1 17 (100.00%) Security Cleared
2 4 (23.53%) BPSS Clearance
2 4 (23.53%) SC Cleared
3 1 (5.88%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (11.76%) PMO
2 1 (5.88%) ISO 9001
2 1 (5.88%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 1 (5.88%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 4 (23.53%) IBM
2 2 (11.76%) Microsoft
3 1 (5.88%) Capita