The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Watford with a requirement for Security Cleared qualifications. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 25 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
25 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Security Clearance
Hertfordshire / Watford
Rank 61 55 54
Rank change year-on-year -6 -1  
Permanent jobs citing Security Cleared 3 5 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Watford 0.53% 0.86% 1.66%
As % of the Qualifications category 3.00% 3.97% 6.50%
Number of salaries quoted 3 5 8
Median salary £60,000 £45,000 £43,750
Median salary % change year-on-year +33.33% +2.85%  
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £47,000
% change year-on-year - -4.25%  

Security 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 advertised in Watford.

Academic & Professional Certification
Watford
Permanent job vacancies requiring academic qualifications or professional certifications 100 126 123
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Watford 17.67% 21.69% 25.52%
Number of salaries quoted 76 117 95
Median salary £46,500 £42,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +9.41% -5.55%  
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £31,700 £23,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,500

Security Cleared
Job Vacancy Trend in Watford

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Watford citing Security Cleared as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the Qualifications category.

Job vacancy trend for Security Cleared in Watford

Security Cleared
Salary Trend in Watford

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

Salary trend for Security Cleared in Watford

Security Cleared
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Watford

For the 6 months to 25 March 2017, IT jobs citing Security Cleared also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Watford region with a requirement for Security Cleared.

1 5 (83.33%) SC Cleared
2 3 (50.00%) SQL Server 2008
2 3 (50.00%) SQL Server
2 3 (50.00%) IIS
2 3 (50.00%) SharePoint
3 2 (33.33%) MS Exchange
3 2 (33.33%) Citrix
3 2 (33.33%) CISSP
3 2 (33.33%) CISA
3 2 (33.33%) CISM
3 2 (33.33%) Risk Management
3 2 (33.33%) Finance
3 2 (33.33%) Risk Assessment
3 2 (33.33%) VMware
3 2 (33.33%) Penetration Testing
3 2 (33.33%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (33.33%) Risk Analysis
3 2 (33.33%) Windows
3 2 (33.33%) PCI DSS
3 2 (33.33%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 2 (33.33%) JSP 440
3 2 (33.33%) RMADS
3 2 (33.33%) Vulnerability Management
3 2 (33.33%) Windows Server
3 2 (33.33%) CESG Certified Professional
3 2 (33.33%) CLAS
3 2 (33.33%) SANS
3 2 (33.33%) ISAE 3402
4 1 (16.67%) Test Strategy
4 1 (16.67%) Data Quality

Security Cleared
Top Related IT Skills in Watford 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 (50.00%) IIS
1 3 (50.00%) SharePoint
2 2 (33.33%) MS Exchange
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (50.00%) SQL Server
1 3 (50.00%) SQL Server 2008
2 1 (16.67%) Adabas
Development Applications
1 1 (16.67%) Talend Open Studio
1 1 (16.67%) Visual Studio
General
1 2 (33.33%) Finance
Job Titles
1 2 (33.33%) Administrator
1 2 (33.33%) Operational Security Manager
1 2 (33.33%) Security Manager
1 2 (33.33%) Security Operations Manager
1 2 (33.33%) Systems Administrator
2 1 (16.67%) Consultant
2 1 (16.67%) Data Consultant
2 1 (16.67%) Data Migration Consultant
2 1 (16.67%) Junior
2 1 (16.67%) Junior QA Tester
2 1 (16.67%) Junior Tester
2 1 (16.67%) Migration Consultant
2 1 (16.67%) QA Tester
2 1 (16.67%) Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (16.67%) .NET
1 1 (16.67%) ASP.NET
1 1 (16.67%) CSS
1 1 (16.67%) HTML
1 1 (16.67%) jQuery
Miscellaneous
1 1 (16.67%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 2 (33.33%) Windows
1 2 (33.33%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (33.33%) Penetration Testing
1 2 (33.33%) Risk Analysis
1 2 (33.33%) Risk Assessment
1 2 (33.33%) Risk Management
1 2 (33.33%) Vulnerability Management
2 1 (16.67%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (16.67%) Data Analysis
2 1 (16.67%) Data Integration
2 1 (16.67%) Data Management
2 1 (16.67%) Data Migration
2 1 (16.67%) Defect Tracking
2 1 (16.67%) ETL
2 1 (16.67%) Master Data Management
2 1 (16.67%) Migration
2 1 (16.67%) Service Delivery
2 1 (16.67%) Software Testing
2 1 (16.67%) Test Scripting
2 1 (16.67%) Test Strategy
2 1 (16.67%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 1 (16.67%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 5 (83.33%) SC Cleared
2 2 (33.33%) CESG Certified Professional
2 2 (33.33%) CISA
2 2 (33.33%) CISM
2 2 (33.33%) CISSP
2 2 (33.33%) CLAS
2 2 (33.33%) SANS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (33.33%) ISAE 3402
1 2 (33.33%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 2 (33.33%) JSP 440
1 2 (33.33%) PCI DSS
1 2 (33.33%) RMADS
2 1 (16.67%) Data Quality
2 1 (16.67%) QA
System Software
1 2 (33.33%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 2 (33.33%) Citrix
1 2 (33.33%) VMware
2 1 (16.67%) Microsoft
2 1 (16.67%) Oracle
2 1 (16.67%) Talend
Watford
Nigel Frank International
Salary: £60000 - £80000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 18 days ago