The table below looks at the statistics for SC Cleared in IT jobs advertised for the Bedfordshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited SC Cleared over the 3 months to 30 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
30 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Security Check (SC) Clearance
Rank 84 101 104
Rank change year-on-year
+17 +3
Permanent jobs citing SC Cleared 8 13 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedfordshire 0.70% 1.09% 0.67%
As % of the Qualifications category 3.17% 3.78% 2.57%
Number of salaries quoted 8 10 8
Average salary £36,000 £62,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-42.40% +66.66%
UK excluding London average salary £47,500 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+5.55% +5.88%
SC Cleared
East of England

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

Qualifications Category
Bedfordshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
252 344 311
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedfordshire 22.09% 28.93% 26.03%
Number of salaries quoted 204 329 270
Average salary £45,000 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+12.50% +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,500 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £54,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

SC Cleared
Jobs Demand Trend in Bedfordshire

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

SC Cleared Jobs Demand Trend in Bedfordshire

SC Cleared
Salary Trend in Bedfordshire

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

SC Cleared Salary Trend in Bedfordshire

SC Cleared
Salary Histogram in Bedfordshire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing SC Cleared across the Bedfordshire region over the 3 months to 30 March 2015.

SC Cleared Salary Histogram in Bedfordshire

SC Cleared
Job Locations in Bedfordshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing SC Cleared within the Bedfordshire region over the 3 months to 30 March 2015. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Bedford +26 2 £39,500 -47.33% 1
SC Cleared
East of England

SC Cleared
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bedfordshire

For the 6 months to 30 March 2015, IT jobs across the Bedfordshire region citing SC 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 SC Cleared.

1 12 (100.00%) Security Cleared
2 7 (58.33%) C
3 4 (33.33%) C++
3 4 (33.33%) Oracle
3 4 (33.33%) PDM
3 4 (33.33%) Windchill
3 4 (33.33%) Software Engineering
3 4 (33.33%) Oracle Database
4 3 (25.00%) Scrum
4 3 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
4 3 (25.00%) Java
4 3 (25.00%) LAN
4 3 (25.00%) WAN
4 3 (25.00%) Cisco
5 2 (16.67%) CCNP
5 2 (16.67%) C#
5 2 (16.67%) Cisco Certification
5 2 (16.67%) MATLAB
5 2 (16.67%) Simulink
5 2 (16.67%) Finance
5 2 (16.67%) Wireless
5 2 (16.67%) Use Case
5 2 (16.67%) Unit Testing
5 2 (16.67%) Multithreading
5 2 (16.67%) Avionics
5 2 (16.67%) DO-178B
6 1 (8.33%) Rational DOORS
6 1 (8.33%) Rational Rhapsody
6 1 (8.33%) HP Quality Center
6 1 (8.33%) CentOS

SC Cleared
Top Related IT Skills in Bedfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 30 March 2015, IT jobs across the Bedfordshire region citing SC 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 SC Cleared. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Applications
1 4 (33.33%) Windchill
2 2 (16.67%) Simulink
3 1 (8.33%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 3 (25.00%) LAN
1 3 (25.00%) WAN
2 2 (16.67%) Wireless
3 1 (8.33%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (33.33%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 1 (8.33%) Bugzilla
1 1 (8.33%) Subversion
1 1 (8.33%) Rational DOORS
1 1 (8.33%) Rational Rhapsody
General
1 2 (16.67%) Finance
1 2 (16.67%) Avionics
2 1 (8.33%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 4 (33.33%) Administrator
1 4 (33.33%) Software Engineer
2 3 (25.00%) Systems Administrator
3 2 (16.67%) Network Engineer
4 1 (8.33%) Support Engineer
4 1 (8.33%) Tester
4 1 (8.33%) Test Engineer
4 1 (8.33%) Senior Software Engineer
4 1 (8.33%) Software Test Engineer
4 1 (8.33%) IT Support Engineer
4 1 (8.33%) Senior Test Engineer
4 1 (8.33%) Senior Support Engineer
4 1 (8.33%) UAT Tester
4 1 (8.33%) IT Support
4 1 (8.33%) Senior IT Support
4 1 (8.33%) Senior Software Test Engineer
Operating Systems
1 1 (8.33%) Windows
1 1 (8.33%) Linux
1 1 (8.33%) Windows NT
1 1 (8.33%) Windows XP
1 1 (8.33%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (33.33%) PDM
1 4 (33.33%) Software Engineering
2 3 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (25.00%) Scrum
3 2 (16.67%) Use Case
3 2 (16.67%) Unit Testing
3 2 (16.67%) Multithreading
4 1 (8.33%) User Acceptance Testing
4 1 (8.33%) UML
4 1 (8.33%) Change Management
Programming Languages
1 7 (58.33%) C
2 4 (33.33%) C++
3 3 (25.00%) Java
4 2 (16.67%) MATLAB
4 2 (16.67%) C#
Qualifications
1 12 (100.00%) Security Cleared
2 2 (16.67%) CCNP
2 2 (16.67%) Cisco Certification
3 1 (8.33%) Degree
3 1 (8.33%) HNC
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (16.67%) DO-178B
Systems Management
1 1 (8.33%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 4 (33.33%) Oracle
2 3 (25.00%) Cisco
3 1 (8.33%) HP
3 1 (8.33%) CheckPoint
3 1 (8.33%) SAP
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