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 28 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Security Clearance
Hertfordshire / Watford
3 months to
28 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 59 51 61
Rank change year-on-year -8 +10  
Permanent jobs citing Security Cleared 4 7 15
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Watford 0.74% 1.45% 2.80%
As % of the Qualifications category 2.82% 5.38% 8.38%
Number of salaries quoted 4 7 15
Median salary £56,250 £60,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -6.25% +20.00%  
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000

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 142 130 179
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Watford 26.20% 26.86% 33.40%
Number of salaries quoted 119 106 140
Median salary £51,000 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +13.33% -  
90% offered a salary of more than £26,400 £22,500 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £65,000 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £41,500
% change year-on-year - +2.40%  

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
Salary Histogram in Watford

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Security Cleared in Watford over the 3 months to 28 June 2017.

Salary histogram for Security Cleared in Watford

For the 6 months to 28 June 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 4 (57.14%) SC Cleared
1 4 (57.14%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (42.86%) Talend
2 3 (42.86%) Master Data Management
2 3 (42.86%) Talend Open Studio
2 3 (42.86%) Data Migration
2 3 (42.86%) Data Quality
2 3 (42.86%) Data Management
2 3 (42.86%) Data Analysis
2 3 (42.86%) Oracle
2 3 (42.86%) ETL
2 3 (42.86%) Migration
3 2 (28.57%) Risk Assessment
3 2 (28.57%) Adabas
3 2 (28.57%) CISSP
3 2 (28.57%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 2 (28.57%) Risk Management
3 2 (28.57%) Finance
3 2 (28.57%) CISA
3 2 (28.57%) CISM
3 2 (28.57%) Vulnerability Management
3 2 (28.57%) Penetration Testing
3 2 (28.57%) Data Integration
3 2 (28.57%) PCI DSS
3 2 (28.57%) Risk Analysis
3 2 (28.57%) JSP 440
3 2 (28.57%) RMADS
3 2 (28.57%) CESG Certified Professional
3 2 (28.57%) CLAS
3 2 (28.57%) SANS

Security Cleared
Co-occurring 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 1 (14.29%) Apache
1 1 (14.29%) Tomcat
1 1 (14.29%) WebLogic
Communications & Networking
1 1 (14.29%) Cisco Nexus
1 1 (14.29%) DNS
1 1 (14.29%) LDAP
1 1 (14.29%) SSH
1 1 (14.29%) TCP/IP
1 1 (14.29%) Wi-Fi
1 1 (14.29%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (28.57%) Adabas
2 1 (14.29%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 3 (42.86%) Talend Open Studio
General
1 2 (28.57%) Finance
Job Titles
1 3 (42.86%) Consultant
1 3 (42.86%) Data Consultant
1 3 (42.86%) Data Migration Consultant
1 3 (42.86%) Migration Consultant
2 2 (28.57%) Operational Security Manager
2 2 (28.57%) Security Manager
2 2 (28.57%) Security Operations Manager
3 1 (14.29%) Data Migration Lead
3 1 (14.29%) Junior
3 1 (14.29%) Junior Unix Engineer
3 1 (14.29%) Network Engineer
3 1 (14.29%) Network Support
3 1 (14.29%) Network Support Engineer
3 1 (14.29%) Senior Network Engineer
3 1 (14.29%) Senior Network Support
3 1 (14.29%) Senior Network Support Engineer
3 1 (14.29%) Senior Support Engineer
3 1 (14.29%) Support Engineer
3 1 (14.29%) Unix Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (14.29%) Middleware
1 1 (14.29%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 4 (57.14%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (14.29%) Fintech
2 1 (14.29%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 1 (14.29%) AIX
1 1 (14.29%) Solaris
1 1 (14.29%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (42.86%) Data Analysis
1 3 (42.86%) Data Management
1 3 (42.86%) Data Migration
1 3 (42.86%) ETL
1 3 (42.86%) Master Data Management
1 3 (42.86%) Migration
2 2 (28.57%) Data Integration
2 2 (28.57%) Penetration Testing
2 2 (28.57%) Risk Analysis
2 2 (28.57%) Risk Assessment
2 2 (28.57%) Risk Management
2 2 (28.57%) Vulnerability Management
3 1 (14.29%) ITIL
3 1 (14.29%) ITSM
3 1 (14.29%) Load Balancing
3 1 (14.29%) Network Management
3 1 (14.29%) Performance Tuning
Programming Languages
1 1 (14.29%) Bourne shell
1 1 (14.29%) C-shell
1 1 (14.29%) Perl
1 1 (14.29%) Python
1 1 (14.29%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 4 (57.14%) SC Cleared
2 2 (28.57%) CESG Certified Professional
2 2 (28.57%) CISA
2 2 (28.57%) CISM
2 2 (28.57%) CISSP
2 2 (28.57%) CLAS
2 2 (28.57%) SANS
3 1 (14.29%) CCIE
3 1 (14.29%) CCNP
3 1 (14.29%) CCSE
3 1 (14.29%) Cisco Certification
3 1 (14.29%) JNCIP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (42.86%) Data Quality
2 2 (28.57%) ISAE 3402
2 2 (28.57%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 2 (28.57%) JSP 440
2 2 (28.57%) PCI DSS
2 2 (28.57%) RMADS
Systems Management
1 1 (14.29%) BMC PATROL
Vendors
1 3 (42.86%) Oracle
1 3 (42.86%) Talend
2 1 (14.29%) Aruba
2 1 (14.29%) BMC
2 1 (14.29%) CheckPoint
2 1 (14.29%) Cisco
2 1 (14.29%) Extreme Networks
2 1 (14.29%) F5
2 1 (14.29%) HP
2 1 (14.29%) Juniper
2 1 (14.29%) Meraki
2 1 (14.29%) Red Hat
2 1 (14.29%) Thales
2 1 (14.29%) Ubiquiti
2 1 (14.29%) VocaLink