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 27 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Security Check (SC) Clearance
Rank 80 87 74
Rank change year-on-year
+7 -13
Permanent jobs citing SC Cleared 19 4 23
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedfordshire 1.65% 0.39% 2.24%
As % of the Qualifications category 5.54% 1.84% 6.41%
Number of salaries quoted 19 4 20
Average salary £38,500 £35,000 £49,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+10.00% -28.57%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £20,550 £28,000
10% offered a salary of more than £48,800 £47,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+11.11% -
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
343 217 359
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedfordshire 29.85% 21.32% 34.89%
Number of salaries quoted 301 202 323
Average salary £37,500 £40,000 £43,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.25% -6.97%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,534 £52,500 £58,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

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 27 August 2014.

SC Cleared Salary Histogram in Bedfordshire

SC Cleared
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bedfordshire

For the 6 months to 27 August 2014, 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 37 (100.00%) Security Cleared
2 24 (64.86%) C
3 19 (51.35%) Rational DOORS
4 17 (45.95%) C++
4 17 (45.95%) Software Engineering
5 14 (37.84%) UML
5 14 (37.84%) Manufacturing
5 14 (37.84%) Use Case
5 14 (37.84%) Unit Testing
6 13 (35.14%) Subversion
7 12 (32.43%) Degree
8 11 (29.73%) Bugzilla
9 10 (27.03%) Rational Rhapsody
9 10 (27.03%) DV Cleared
10 9 (24.32%) Java
11 7 (18.92%) Microsoft
12 6 (16.22%) Cyber Security
12 6 (16.22%) Waterfall
13 4 (10.81%) MODAF
13 4 (10.81%) MATLAB
13 4 (10.81%) MS Office
13 4 (10.81%) Firewall
13 4 (10.81%) Validation
14 3 (8.11%) Change Management
14 3 (8.11%) Military
14 3 (8.11%) SAP
14 3 (8.11%) Windows
14 3 (8.11%) SharePoint
14 3 (8.11%) Windows XP
14 3 (8.11%) MS Excel

SC Cleared
Top Related IT Skills in Bedfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 27 August 2014, 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.

Application Platforms
1 3 (8.11%) SharePoint
2 2 (5.41%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 4 (10.81%) MS Office
2 3 (8.11%) MS Excel
3 2 (5.41%) Simulink
Communications & Networking
1 4 (10.81%) Firewall
2 3 (8.11%) HTTP
3 2 (5.41%) TCP/IP
3 2 (5.41%) LAN
3 2 (5.41%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (5.41%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 19 (51.35%) Rational DOORS
2 13 (35.14%) Subversion
3 11 (29.73%) Bugzilla
4 10 (27.03%) Rational Rhapsody
5 2 (5.41%) JIRA
5 2 (5.41%) Visual Studio
5 2 (5.41%) Eclipse
6 1 (2.70%) VectorCAST
General
1 14 (37.84%) Manufacturing
2 3 (8.11%) Military
3 2 (5.41%) Telecoms
3 2 (5.41%) Finance
4 1 (2.70%) Legal
4 1 (2.70%) Publishing
4 1 (2.70%) Marketing
4 1 (2.70%) Avionics
Job Titles
1 15 (40.54%) Software Engineer
2 11 (29.73%) Test Engineer
3 9 (24.32%) Software Test Engineer
4 8 (21.62%) Systems Engineer
5 3 (8.11%) Graduate
6 2 (5.41%) Architect
6 2 (5.41%) Analyst
6 2 (5.41%) Support Engineer
6 2 (5.41%) Integration Engineer
6 2 (5.41%) Systems Integration Engineer
6 2 (5.41%) IT Support Engineer
6 2 (5.41%) Systems Test Engineer
6 2 (5.41%) SharePoint Specialist
6 2 (5.41%) Principal Engineer
6 2 (5.41%) IT Support
6 2 (5.41%) Senior IT Support
6 2 (5.41%) Senior Support Engineer
7 1 (2.70%) Principal Software Engineer
7 1 (2.70%) Enterprise Architect
7 1 (2.70%) Configuration Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (5.41%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 2 (5.41%) Management Information System
1 2 (5.41%) CESG
2 1 (2.70%) Open Source
Operating Systems
1 3 (8.11%) Windows
1 3 (8.11%) Windows XP
2 2 (5.41%) Linux
2 2 (5.41%) CentOS
2 2 (5.41%) Windows NT
3 1 (2.70%) Windows 7
3 1 (2.70%) Windows 2000
3 1 (2.70%) VxWorks
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (45.95%) Software Engineering
2 14 (37.84%) UML
2 14 (37.84%) Use Case
2 14 (37.84%) Unit Testing
3 6 (16.22%) Waterfall
3 6 (16.22%) Cyber Security
4 4 (10.81%) Validation
4 4 (10.81%) MODAF
5 3 (8.11%) SysML
5 3 (8.11%) Change Management
6 2 (5.41%) DoDAF
6 2 (5.41%) Zachman Framework
6 2 (5.41%) Data Analysis
6 2 (5.41%) Software Architecture
6 2 (5.41%) Requirements Management
6 2 (5.41%) Requirements Engineering
7 1 (2.70%) Security Architecture
7 1 (2.70%) Business Development
7 1 (2.70%) Marketing Strategy
7 1 (2.70%) OO
Programming Languages
1 24 (64.86%) C
2 17 (45.95%) C++
3 9 (24.32%) Java
4 4 (10.81%) MATLAB
5 1 (2.70%) Ada
Qualifications
1 37 (100.00%) Security Cleared
2 12 (32.43%) Degree
3 10 (27.03%) DV Cleared
4 3 (8.11%) BC Cleared
5 2 (5.41%) HNC
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.70%) DO-178B
System Software
1 1 (2.70%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 7 (18.92%) Microsoft
2 3 (8.11%) SAP
3 2 (5.41%) Cisco
3 2 (5.41%) EMC
3 2 (5.41%) CheckPoint
3 2 (5.41%) ESRI
3 2 (5.41%) Luciad
4 1 (2.70%) IBM
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