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

Counter-Terrorist Check (CTC) Clearance
UK
6 months to
17 Aug 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 1123 1209 1271
Rank change year-on-year +86 +62 -132
Permanent jobs citing CTC Cleared 48 38 21
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.027% 0.019% 0.010%
As % of the Qualifications category 0.11% 0.072% 0.035%
Number of salaries quoted 39 24 18
UK median annual salary £32,500 £55,000 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -40.91% - +29.41%
10th Percentile £18,000 £26,456 £46,050
90th Percentile £60,550 £72,000 £71,500
UK excluding London median annual salary £37,500 £55,000 £52,500
% change year-on-year -31.82% +4.76% +25.00%

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 academic qualifications and professional certifications cited in permanent job vacancies.

Academic & Professional Certification
UK
Permanent job vacancies requiring academic qualifications or professional certifications 42994 53127 59835
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the UK 24.42% 26.83% 27.54%
Number of salaries quoted 33062 42941 47460
UK median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
10th Percentile £26,250 £26,250 £25,500
90th Percentile £77,500 £75,000 £72,500
UK excluding London median annual salary £42,500 £42,252 £40,000
% change year-on-year +0.59% +5.63% -

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 August 2017.

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 17 August 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 +111 48 £32,500 -40.91% 6
London +60 28 £18,000 -70.00% 4
UK excluding London +53 20 £37,500 -31.82% 2
South East +57 13 £40,000 -27.27% 1
North of England -2 5 £35,000 -
Yorkshire - 5 £35,000 -
Midlands - 1 £22,500 -
West Midlands - 1 £22,500 -
East of England - 1 - -

For the 6 months to 17 August 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 48 (100.00%) Security Cleared
2 16 (33.33%) SC Cleared
3 11 (22.92%) Agile Software Development
4 10 (20.83%) Scrum
5 9 (18.75%) WebEx
6 7 (14.58%) Windows
7 6 (12.50%) Microsoft
7 6 (12.50%) Java
7 6 (12.50%) JavaScript
7 6 (12.50%) SQL
7 6 (12.50%) TDD
7 6 (12.50%) Big Data
7 6 (12.50%) BDD
8 5 (10.42%) NoSQL
8 5 (10.42%) Data Quality
8 5 (10.42%) Visualisation
8 5 (10.42%) Analytics
8 5 (10.42%) Driving Licence
8 5 (10.42%) Android
8 5 (10.42%) Web Services
8 5 (10.42%) Business Intelligence
9 4 (8.33%) OO
9 4 (8.33%) Microsoft Excel
9 4 (8.33%) Data Warehouse
9 4 (8.33%) HTML
9 4 (8.33%) CSS
9 4 (8.33%) Git (software)
9 4 (8.33%) SCCM
9 4 (8.33%) Google
9 4 (8.33%) AngularJS

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 2 (4.17%) JBoss
1 2 (4.17%) SAS
1 2 (4.17%) WildFly
2 1 (2.08%) SharePoint
Applications
1 4 (8.33%) Microsoft Excel
2 3 (6.25%) Microsoft PowerPoint
3 2 (4.17%) MS Visio
3 2 (4.17%) SPSS
4 1 (2.08%) Adobe Illustrator
4 1 (2.08%) Microsoft Office
4 1 (2.08%) Microsoft Project
4 1 (2.08%) Photoshop
Cloud Services
1 3 (6.25%) G Suite
2 2 (4.17%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (4.17%) Office 365
3 1 (2.08%) Google Drive
Communications & Networking
1 9 (18.75%) WebEx
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (12.50%) Big Data
2 5 (10.42%) NoSQL
3 4 (8.33%) Data Warehouse
4 3 (6.25%) Hadoop
4 3 (6.25%) PostgreSQL
5 2 (4.17%) GIS
5 2 (4.17%) Pentaho
5 2 (4.17%) Power BI
5 2 (4.17%) Spotfire
6 1 (2.08%) Geospatial Data
6 1 (2.08%) RDBMS
6 1 (2.08%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 4 (8.33%) Cucumber
1 4 (8.33%) Git (software)
1 4 (8.33%) Jasmine
1 4 (8.33%) Mocha
2 3 (6.25%) JIRA
3 2 (4.17%) Maven
3 2 (4.17%) Team Foundation Server
4 1 (2.08%) ClearQuest
4 1 (2.08%) Mercurial
General
1 2 (4.17%) Aerospace
2 1 (2.08%) Automotive
2 1 (2.08%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 14 (29.17%) IT Support
2 12 (25.00%) Field Engineer
2 12 (25.00%) Field Support Engineer
2 12 (25.00%) Support Engineer
3 11 (22.92%) IT Engineer
3 11 (22.92%) IT Support Engineer
4 10 (20.83%) Developer
5 7 (14.58%) Analyst
6 6 (12.50%) Graduate
6 6 (12.50%) Graduate IT Engineer
6 6 (12.50%) Graduate IT Support
6 6 (12.50%) Graduate IT Support Engineer
6 6 (12.50%) Graduate Support Engineer
6 6 (12.50%) IT Graduate
6 6 (12.50%) Java Developer
7 5 (10.42%) Consultant
7 5 (10.42%) Training Consultant
8 4 (8.33%) Junior
8 4 (8.33%) Junior Developer
8 4 (8.33%) Trainer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (10.42%) Web Services
2 4 (8.33%) AngularJS
2 4 (8.33%) CSS
2 4 (8.33%) Express
2 4 (8.33%) HTML
2 4 (8.33%) KnockoutJS
2 4 (8.33%) Node.js
3 3 (6.25%) HTML5
4 2 (4.17%) CSS3
4 2 (4.17%) Hibernate
4 2 (4.17%) JSON
4 2 (4.17%) JSP
4 2 (4.17%) Spring
4 2 (4.17%) Struts
4 2 (4.17%) Struts2
4 2 (4.17%) XML
5 1 (2.08%) DHTML
5 1 (2.08%) jQuery
5 1 (2.08%) JSF
5 1 (2.08%) JSTL
Miscellaneous
1 5 (10.42%) Driving Licence
2 3 (6.25%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (6.25%) Management Information System
2 3 (6.25%) Smartphone
3 2 (4.17%) Blackberry
3 2 (4.17%) iPhone
3 2 (4.17%) Social Network
4 1 (2.08%) Client/Server
4 1 (2.08%) Enterprise Software
4 1 (2.08%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 7 (14.58%) Windows
2 5 (10.42%) Android
3 3 (6.25%) Apple iOS
4 2 (4.17%) Windows 10
4 2 (4.17%) Windows 7
4 2 (4.17%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (22.92%) Agile Software Development
2 10 (20.83%) Scrum
3 6 (12.50%) BDD
3 6 (12.50%) TDD
4 5 (10.42%) Analytics
4 5 (10.42%) Business Intelligence
4 5 (10.42%) Visualisation
5 4 (8.33%) OO
5 4 (8.33%) Open Source
6 3 (6.25%) Business Development
6 3 (6.25%) Data Modelling
6 3 (6.25%) Service Management
6 3 (6.25%) Stakeholder Engagement
6 3 (6.25%) Test Automation
7 2 (4.17%) Continuous Integration
7 2 (4.17%) Incident Management
7 2 (4.17%) Manual Testing
7 2 (4.17%) Performance Testing
7 2 (4.17%) Statistics
7 2 (4.17%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 6 (12.50%) Java
1 6 (12.50%) JavaScript
1 6 (12.50%) SQL
2 2 (4.17%) Python
2 2 (4.17%) R
Qualifications
1 48 (100.00%) Security Cleared
2 16 (33.33%) SC Cleared
3 3 (6.25%) BPSS Clearance
4 2 (4.17%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (10.42%) Data Quality
2 1 (2.08%) ISO 9001
2 1 (2.08%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 3 (6.25%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 4 (8.33%) SCCM
Vendors
1 6 (12.50%) Microsoft
2 4 (8.33%) Google
3 3 (6.25%) Apple
3 3 (6.25%) Cognizant
4 2 (4.17%) Cloudera
4 2 (4.17%) ESRI
4 2 (4.17%) Hortonworks
4 2 (4.17%) MapR
4 2 (4.17%) Tableau
5 1 (2.08%) Adobe
5 1 (2.08%) Oracle