Government Security Classifications Jobs

Government Security Classifications (GSC)
UK

The table below provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies requiring Government Security Classifications skills. It includes a benchmarking guide to the annual salaries offered in vacancies that cited Government Security Classifications over the 6 months leading up to 12 June 2024, comparing them to the same period in the previous two years.

6 months to
12 Jun 2024
Same period 2023 Same period 2022
Rank 900 902 1246
Rank change year-on-year +2 +344 -286
Permanent jobs citing Government Security Classifications 4 17 17
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the UK 0.004% 0.018% 0.010%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 0.029% 0.10% 0.057%
Number of salaries quoted 4 12 11
10th Percentile £52,925 - £67,500
25th Percentile £55,063 £46,214 £71,250
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £57,500 £47,236 £72,500
Median % change year-on-year +21.73% -34.85% -3.33%
75th Percentile £64,375 £60,938 £77,500
90th Percentile £74,500 £67,500 £78,750
UK excluding London median annual salary £57,500 £65,000 £76,250
% change year-on-year -11.54% -14.75% -

All Quality Assurance and Compliance Skills
UK

Government Security Classifications falls under the Quality Assurance and Compliance category. For comparison with the information above, the following table provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies requiring quality assurance or compliance skills.

Permanent vacancies with a requirement for quality assurance or compliance skills 14,021 16,698 29,954
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the UK 12.76% 18.06% 17.34%
Number of salaries quoted 9,272 8,331 13,395
10th Percentile £26,250 £32,000 £31,250
25th Percentile £36,250 £42,500 £41,250
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £52,500 £57,500 £55,000
Median % change year-on-year -8.70% +4.55% +4.76%
75th Percentile £70,000 £76,250 £73,750
90th Percentile £91,500 £93,250 £90,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £47,500 £50,000 £48,500
% change year-on-year -5.00% +3.09% +2.11%

Government Security Classifications
Job Vacancy Trend

Job postings citing Government Security Classifications as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised.

Job vacancy trend for Government Security Classifications in the UK

Government Security Classifications
Salary Trend

3-month moving average salary quoted in jobs citing Government Security Classifications.

Salary trend for Government Security Classifications in the UK

Government Security Classifications
Salary Histogram

Salary distribution for jobs citing Government Security Classifications over the 6 months to 12 June 2024.

Salary histogram for Government Security Classifications in the UK

Government Security Classifications
Top 6 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Government Security Classifications within the UK over the 6 months to 12 June 2024. 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
Jobs
England +17 3 £57,500 +21.73% 2
UK excluding London -59 3 £57,500 -11.54% 1
Work from Home - 3 £57,500 - 2
South West -39 2 £57,500 - 1
London +86 1 £77,500 +64.07% 1
Wales - 1 £53,000 -

Government Security Classifications
Co-occurring Skills and Capabilities by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same employment type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 1 (25.00%) Confluence
1 1 (25.00%) SharePoint
Development Applications
1 1 (25.00%) JIRA
General
1 3 (75.00%) Public Sector
2 1 (25.00%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (25.00%) Legal
Job Titles
1 2 (50.00%) Product Owner
2 1 (25.00%) Consultant
2 1 (25.00%) Information Manager
2 1 (25.00%) Information Systems Manager
2 1 (25.00%) Security Consultant
2 1 (25.00%) Systems Manager
Miscellaneous
1 3 (75.00%) Product Ownership
2 2 (50.00%) Management Information System
3 1 (25.00%) Public Cloud
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (50.00%) Collaborative Working
1 2 (50.00%) Product Roadmap
1 2 (50.00%) Product Vision
1 2 (50.00%) Roadmaps
2 1 (25.00%) Agile
2 1 (25.00%) CI/CD
2 1 (25.00%) Cloud Security
2 1 (25.00%) Continuous Improvement
2 1 (25.00%) Data Management
2 1 (25.00%) Data Strategy
2 1 (25.00%) Information Security
2 1 (25.00%) Information Security Management
2 1 (25.00%) Migration
2 1 (25.00%) Presales
2 1 (25.00%) Problem-Solving
2 1 (25.00%) Project Delivery
2 1 (25.00%) Records Management
2 1 (25.00%) Risk Management
2 1 (25.00%) Security Management
2 1 (25.00%) Security Operations
Qualifications
1 3 (75.00%) SC Cleared
1 3 (75.00%) Security Cleared
2 1 (25.00%) CISSP
2 1 (25.00%) CLAS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (25.00%) Accessibility
1 1 (25.00%) Data Quality
1 1 (25.00%) GDPR
1 1 (25.00%) NCSC
Vendors
1 1 (25.00%) ServiceNow