The table below looks at the statistics for Security Cleared in IT jobs advertised for the Bedford region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Security Cleared over the 3 months to 22 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Security Clearance
Rank 49 49 35
Rank change year-on-year
0 -14
Permanent jobs citing Security Cleared 4 2 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedford 1.22% 0.70% 1.11%
As % of the Qualifications category 5.19% 3.13% 2.56%
Number of salaries quoted 4 2 2
Average salary £42,500 £50,000 £41,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
-15.00% +21.21%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,400 £50,000 £38,250
10% offered a salary of more than £52,000 £50,000 £44,250
UK excluding London average salary £46,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+9.41% +6.25%
Security Cleared
Bedfordshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Qualifications category in permanent jobs advertised in the Bedford region.

Qualifications Category
Bedford
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
77 64 78
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedford 23.55% 22.46% 43.33%
Number of salaries quoted 76 61 78
Average salary £37,500 £36,500 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.73% +12.30%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,000 £27,500 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £45,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -

Security Cleared
Jobs Demand Trend in Bedford

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Security Cleared across the Bedford region as a proportion of the total demand within the Qualifications category.

Security Cleared Jobs Demand Trend in Bedford

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Salary Trend in Bedford

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

Security Cleared Salary Trend in Bedford

Security Cleared
Salary Histogram in Bedford

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Security Cleared across the Bedford region over the 3 months to 22 October 2014.

Security Cleared Salary Histogram in Bedford

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Top 29 Related IT Skills in Bedford

For the 6 months to 22 October 2014, IT jobs across the Bedford region citing Security Cleared also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited Security Cleared.

1 2 (50.00%) C++
1 2 (50.00%) Finance
1 2 (50.00%) Software Engineering
1 2 (50.00%) SC Cleared
2 1 (25.00%) Avionics
2 1 (25.00%) DO-178B
2 1 (25.00%) Continuous Improvement
2 1 (25.00%) Embedded Systems
2 1 (25.00%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (25.00%) Multithreading
2 1 (25.00%) Time Management
2 1 (25.00%) C
2 1 (25.00%) C#
2 1 (25.00%) Aerospace
2 1 (25.00%) Law
2 1 (25.00%) Scrum
2 1 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (25.00%) Wireless
2 1 (25.00%) Electronics
2 1 (25.00%) Java
2 1 (25.00%) ATM
2 1 (25.00%) LAN
2 1 (25.00%) WAN
2 1 (25.00%) SLA
2 1 (25.00%) Cisco
2 1 (25.00%) CCNP
2 1 (25.00%) Cisco Certification
2 1 (25.00%) MATLAB
2 1 (25.00%) Simulink

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Top Related IT Skills in Bedford by Category

For the 6 months to 22 October 2014, IT jobs across the Bedford region citing Security Cleared also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited Security Cleared. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Applications
1 1 (25.00%) Simulink
Communications & Networking
1 1 (25.00%) Wireless
1 1 (25.00%) ATM
1 1 (25.00%) LAN
1 1 (25.00%) WAN
General
1 2 (50.00%) Finance
2 1 (25.00%) Avionics
2 1 (25.00%) Aerospace
2 1 (25.00%) Law
2 1 (25.00%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 2 (50.00%) Software Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) ATM Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) Test Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) Software Test Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) Network Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) Field Service Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) Field Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 1 (25.00%) Embedded Systems
1 1 (25.00%) Analytical Skills
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (50.00%) Software Engineering
2 1 (25.00%) Continuous Improvement
2 1 (25.00%) Multithreading
2 1 (25.00%) Time Management
2 1 (25.00%) Scrum
2 1 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
Programming Languages
1 2 (50.00%) C++
2 1 (25.00%) C
2 1 (25.00%) C#
2 1 (25.00%) Java
2 1 (25.00%) MATLAB
Qualifications
1 2 (50.00%) SC Cleared
2 1 (25.00%) CCNP
2 1 (25.00%) Cisco Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (25.00%) DO-178B
1 1 (25.00%) SLA
Vendors
1 1 (25.00%) Cisco