BPSS Clearance Jobs with Work from Home Options

Baseline Personnel Security Standard (BPSS) Clearance
UK > Work from Home

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies with an option to work from home (WFH) with a requirement for BPSS Clearance qualifications. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered over the 6 months to 26 February 2024 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

6 months to
26 Feb 2024
Same period 2023 Same period 2022
Rank 205 583 650
Rank change year-on-year +378 +67 -241
Permanent jobs citing BPSS Clearance 471 119 131
As % of all permanent jobs with a WFH option 1.60% 0.25% 0.22%
As % of the Qualifications category 5.57% 1.01% 0.99%
Number of salaries quoted 360 50 92
10th Percentile £31,250 £50,000 £37,200
25th Percentile £47,500 £52,500 £45,000
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £57,500 £65,000 £55,000
Median % change year-on-year -11.54% +18.18% -
75th Percentile £69,298 £82,500 £77,500
90th Percentile £80,000 £85,500 £90,000
UK median annual salary £55,000 £63,750 £52,500
% change year-on-year -13.73% +21.43% -

All Academic and Professional Certifications
Work from Home

BPSS Clearance 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 WFH option and a requirement for academic qualifications or professional certifications.

Permanent vacancies requiring academic qualifications or professional certifications 8,456 11,816 13,257
As % of all permanent jobs with a WFH option 28.77% 25.27% 22.62%
Number of salaries quoted 5,492 7,033 7,687
10th Percentile £32,500 £34,250 £32,500
25th Percentile £42,500 £45,000 £42,500
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £57,500 £60,000 £57,500
Median % change year-on-year -4.17% +4.35% +4.55%
75th Percentile £73,750 £77,500 £75,000
90th Percentile £88,750 £94,504 £90,000
UK median annual salary £55,000 £57,500 £55,000
% change year-on-year -4.35% +4.55% -

BPSS Clearance
Trend for Jobs with a WFH Option

Job vacancies with a work from home option citing BPSS Clearance as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised.

BPSS Clearance trend for jobs with a WFH option

BPSS Clearance
Salary Trend for Jobs with a WFH Option

3-month moving average salary quoted in job vacancies with a work from home option citing BPSS Clearance.

BPSS Clearance salary trend for jobs with a WFH option

BPSS Clearance
Salary Histogram for Jobs with a WFH Option

Salary distribution for jobs with a work from home option citing BPSS Clearance over the 6 months to 26 February 2024.

BPSS Clearance salary histogram for jobs with a WFH option

BPSS Clearance
Co-occurring Skills and Capabilities with WFH Options 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 10 (2.12%) SharePoint
2 6 (1.27%) Confluence
Applications
1 41 (8.70%) Simulink
2 10 (2.12%) Microsoft Excel
3 8 (1.70%) Microsoft Office
3 8 (1.70%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 4 (0.85%) Microsoft Project
4 4 (0.85%) Stateflow
5 1 (0.21%) Blender
Business Applications
1 5 (1.06%) SAP S/4HANA
2 2 (0.42%) SAP GRC
2 2 (0.42%) SAP MM
2 2 (0.42%) SAP PM
3 1 (0.21%) Dynamics CRM
3 1 (0.21%) SAP CO
3 1 (0.21%) SAP FI
3 1 (0.21%) SAP FI/CO
3 1 (0.21%) SAP PSCD
Cloud Services
1 91 (19.32%) Azure
2 70 (14.86%) AWS
3 38 (8.07%) Azure DevOps
4 31 (6.58%) GitHub
5 24 (5.10%) GitHub Actions
6 23 (4.88%) Serverless
7 22 (4.67%) GCP
8 16 (3.40%) PaaS
9 12 (2.55%) Power Platform
10 10 (2.12%) IaaS
11 9 (1.91%) Amazon EKS
11 9 (1.91%) AWS Lambda
11 9 (1.91%) Azure Monitor
11 9 (1.91%) Slack
12 6 (1.27%) Azure AKS
12 6 (1.27%) Cloud Computing
12 6 (1.27%) Microsoft 365
13 4 (0.85%) Azure Cognitive Services
13 4 (0.85%) SuccessFactors
14 3 (0.64%) Salesforce Service Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 11 (2.34%) Ethernet
1 11 (2.34%) Wireless
2 8 (1.70%) Software-Defined Radio
3 6 (1.27%) DNS
4 5 (1.06%) 5G
4 5 (1.06%) 5G NR
4 5 (1.06%) 802.11
4 5 (1.06%) LTE
4 5 (1.06%) SAN
5 4 (0.85%) Internet
6 3 (0.64%) Modbus
6 3 (0.64%) RS-232
6 3 (0.64%) RS-422
6 3 (0.64%) RS-485
6 3 (0.64%) Tactical Data Link
7 2 (0.42%) DHCP
7 2 (0.42%) Firewall
7 2 (0.42%) HTTP
7 2 (0.42%) VLAN
7 2 (0.42%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 19 (4.03%) Relational Database
2 8 (1.70%) Power BI
3 4 (0.85%) SQL Server
3 4 (0.85%) Tableau
4 2 (0.42%) Azure SQL Database
4 2 (0.42%) Redis
4 2 (0.42%) SAP BW
4 2 (0.42%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 1 (0.21%) Data Lake
5 1 (0.21%) Metadata
5 1 (0.21%) MySQL
5 1 (0.21%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 39 (8.28%) Rational DOORS
2 35 (7.43%) Rational Rhapsody
3 31 (6.58%) Jenkins
4 29 (6.16%) GitLab
5 27 (5.73%) Git
6 13 (2.76%) JIRA
6 13 (2.76%) Rational Team Concert
7 9 (1.91%) CircleCI
7 9 (1.91%) git-flow
8 8 (1.70%) Octopus Deploy
8 8 (1.70%) TeamCity
9 5 (1.06%) Postman
9 5 (1.06%) SonarQube
9 5 (1.06%) Subversion
9 5 (1.06%) Visual Studio
10 4 (0.85%) JMeter
11 3 (0.64%) Artifactory
11 3 (0.64%) Eclipse
11 3 (0.64%) Maven
11 3 (0.64%) Sonatype Nexus
General
1 126 (26.75%) Social Skills
2 75 (15.92%) Public Sector
3 46 (9.77%) Analytical Skills
4 42 (8.92%) Finance
5 29 (6.16%) Military
6 28 (5.94%) Inclusion and Diversity
7 27 (5.73%) Manufacturing
8 25 (5.31%) French Language
9 24 (5.10%) Electronics
10 19 (4.03%) Aerospace
11 14 (2.97%) Games
12 9 (1.91%) Presentation Skills
13 7 (1.49%) Italian Language
14 6 (1.27%) Influencing Skills
15 5 (1.06%) Back Office
16 4 (0.85%) Billing
16 4 (0.85%) German Language
16 4 (0.85%) Marketing
16 4 (0.85%) Polish Language
16 4 (0.85%) Retail
Job Titles
1 74 (15.71%) Systems Engineer
2 71 (15.07%) Lead
3 58 (12.31%) Senior
4 46 (9.77%) Architect
5 45 (9.55%) Developer
6 42 (8.92%) Software Engineer
7 29 (6.16%) DevOps Engineer
8 26 (5.52%) Analyst
9 23 (4.88%) Security Architect
10 20 (4.25%) Full Stack Developer
10 20 (4.25%) Principal Architect
10 20 (4.25%) Principal Security Architect
10 20 (4.25%) Project Manager
10 20 (4.25%) Senior Developer
11 18 (3.82%) Systems Architect
12 17 (3.61%) Senior Full Stack Developer
13 16 (3.40%) Graduate
14 10 (2.12%) Business Analyst
14 10 (2.12%) IT Manager
14 10 (2.12%) Project Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 28 (5.94%) Node.js
2 27 (5.73%) HTML
3 26 (5.52%) .NET
3 26 (5.52%) CSS
4 19 (4.03%) RESTful
4 19 (4.03%) Web Services
5 11 (2.34%) Middleware
6 10 (2.12%) Express.js
7 9 (1.91%) ASP.NET
7 9 (1.91%) Elastic Stack
7 9 (1.91%) PyTorch
8 7 (1.49%) .NET Framework
9 6 (1.27%) ASP.NET Core
9 6 (1.27%) OAuth
9 6 (1.27%) OpenID
9 6 (1.27%) React
9 6 (1.27%) YAML
10 5 (1.06%) 802.1X
11 4 (0.85%) Spring Boot
11 4 (0.85%) TensorFlow
Miscellaneous
1 58 (12.31%) Onboarding
2 46 (9.77%) Algorithms
3 21 (4.46%) Management Information System
4 19 (4.03%) Driving Licence
4 19 (4.03%) Public Cloud
5 16 (3.40%) Product Ownership
6 12 (2.55%) Self-Motivation
7 9 (1.91%) Virtual Team
8 8 (1.70%) Blog
8 8 (1.70%) FPGA
8 8 (1.70%) Mobile App
8 8 (1.70%) PCIe
8 8 (1.70%) VHDL
9 6 (1.27%) Linux Command Line
10 5 (1.06%) CMDB
11 4 (0.85%) Augmented Reality
11 4 (0.85%) Cyber Threat
11 4 (0.85%) Data Structures
11 4 (0.85%) Robotics
11 4 (0.85%) Virtual Reality
Operating Systems
1 31 (6.58%) Linux
2 19 (4.03%) Windows
3 8 (1.70%) VMS
4 4 (0.85%) Ubuntu
4 4 (0.85%) Windows Server
5 3 (0.64%) Embedded Linux
6 2 (0.42%) Mac OS
6 2 (0.42%) Unix
6 2 (0.42%) Windows 10
6 2 (0.42%) Windows Server 2012
6 2 (0.42%) Windows Server 2016
6 2 (0.42%) Windows Server 2019
Processes & Methodologies
1 137 (29.09%) Agile
2 124 (26.33%) Software Engineering
3 119 (25.27%) Systems Engineering
4 82 (17.41%) Validation
5 72 (15.29%) DevOps
6 66 (14.01%) Problem-Solving
7 64 (13.59%) Continuous Integration
8 58 (12.31%) CI/CD
8 58 (12.31%) Mentoring
9 55 (11.68%) Mathematics
10 52 (11.04%) Verification and Validation
11 51 (10.83%) Project Management
11 51 (10.83%) Scrum
12 47 (9.98%) Model-Based Systems Engineering
13 44 (9.34%) Software Testing
14 40 (8.49%) Physics
15 37 (7.86%) Continuous Delivery
16 35 (7.43%) Coaching
16 35 (7.43%) Collaborative Working
16 35 (7.43%) Roadmaps
Programming Languages
1 60 (12.74%) C#
2 51 (10.83%) Python
3 47 (9.98%) JavaScript
4 41 (8.70%) C
5 40 (8.49%) Java
6 36 (7.64%) MATLAB
7 29 (6.16%) Ada
8 27 (5.73%) Go
9 22 (4.67%) PowerShell
10 14 (2.97%) Bash
11 12 (2.55%) Shell Script
12 10 (2.12%) SQL
13 8 (1.70%) Ruby
14 6 (1.27%) Bicep
15 4 (0.85%) R
15 4 (0.85%) VBA
16 3 (0.64%) C++
16 3 (0.64%) Rust
16 3 (0.64%) SystemVerilog
16 3 (0.64%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 376 (79.83%) Security Cleared
2 125 (26.54%) Degree
3 82 (17.41%) SC Cleared
4 22 (4.67%) DBS Check
5 15 (3.18%) DV Cleared
6 7 (1.49%) Master's Degree
7 5 (1.06%) PhD
8 4 (0.85%) APMP
9 2 (0.42%) CISM
9 2 (0.42%) CISSP
9 2 (0.42%) HNC
10 1 (0.21%) CEH
10 1 (0.21%) HND
10 1 (0.21%) ISTQB
10 1 (0.21%) ITIL Certification
10 1 (0.21%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
10 1 (0.21%) NVQ Level 3
10 1 (0.21%) OSCP
10 1 (0.21%) PRINCE2 Certification
10 1 (0.21%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 30 (6.37%) Accessibility
2 23 (4.88%) QA
3 10 (2.12%) Def Stans
3 10 (2.12%) MISRA
4 4 (0.85%) IEC 61508
4 4 (0.85%) MISRA C
5 3 (0.64%) NCSC
5 3 (0.64%) NIST
6 2 (0.42%) GRC
6 2 (0.42%) ISO/IEC 27001
6 2 (0.42%) P3O
6 2 (0.42%) PMO
7 1 (0.21%) NIST 800
7 1 (0.21%) Software Quality Assurance
7 1 (0.21%) WCAG
System Software
1 36 (7.64%) Firmware
2 25 (5.31%) Docker
3 17 (3.61%) Active Directory
4 9 (1.91%) Virtual Machines
5 8 (1.70%) Embedded Firmware
6 2 (0.42%) Hyper-V
7 1 (0.21%) VMware Infrastructure
7 1 (0.21%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 32 (6.79%) Terraform
2 24 (5.10%) Kubernetes
3 23 (4.88%) Ansible
4 2 (0.42%) Grafana
4 2 (0.42%) Kibana
4 2 (0.42%) McAfee ePO
4 2 (0.42%) Microsoft Intune
5 1 (0.21%) Kubeflow
5 1 (0.21%) Packer
Vendors
1 50 (10.62%) Microsoft
2 30 (6.37%) IBM
3 11 (2.34%) McAfee
4 10 (2.12%) Salesforce
5 9 (1.91%) Google
5 9 (1.91%) SAP
6 8 (1.70%) ServiceNow
7 5 (1.06%) Intel
8 4 (0.85%) Automation Anywhere
8 4 (0.85%) Blue Prism
8 4 (0.85%) NVIDIA
8 4 (0.85%) OpenAI
8 4 (0.85%) Red Hat
8 4 (0.85%) SIMUL8
8 4 (0.85%) Splunk
8 4 (0.85%) Sun
8 4 (0.85%) UiPath
8 4 (0.85%) VMware
9 3 (0.64%) Riverbed
9 3 (0.64%) Xilinx