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 22 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Security Check (SC) Clearance
Rank 82 82 85
Rank change year-on-year
0 +3
Permanent jobs citing SC Cleared 5 11 18
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedfordshire 0.53% 1.09% 1.56%
As % of the Qualifications category 2.18% 4.85% 6.16%
Number of salaries quoted 5 11 16
Average salary £55,000 £39,703 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+38.52% +5.87%
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
229 227 292
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedfordshire 24.26% 22.56% 25.24%
Number of salaries quoted 204 201 256
Average salary £42,500 £38,000 £38,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+11.84% -1.29%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £57,500 £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 22 December 2014.

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 22 December 2014. 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
Luton +11 3 £55,000 +29.41% 2
Bedford +3 2 £50,000 +21.95% 1
SC Cleared
East of England

SC Cleared
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bedfordshire

For the 6 months to 22 December 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 18 (100.00%) Security Cleared
2 7 (38.89%) Rational DOORS
2 7 (38.89%) C
3 6 (33.33%) C++
3 6 (33.33%) UML
3 6 (33.33%) Manufacturing
3 6 (33.33%) Software Engineering
4 5 (27.78%) Rational Rhapsody
4 5 (27.78%) Agile Software Development
4 5 (27.78%) Subversion
4 5 (27.78%) Java
5 4 (22.22%) LAN
5 4 (22.22%) WAN
5 4 (22.22%) Cisco
5 4 (22.22%) Bugzilla
5 4 (22.22%) Use Case
5 4 (22.22%) Unit Testing
6 3 (16.67%) Degree
6 3 (16.67%) DV Cleared
6 3 (16.67%) Wireless
6 3 (16.67%) CCNP
6 3 (16.67%) Cisco Certification
6 3 (16.67%) MATLAB
7 2 (11.11%) Simulink
7 2 (11.11%) Project Management
7 2 (11.11%) PMP
7 2 (11.11%) PMI Certification
7 2 (11.11%) MS Office
7 2 (11.11%) MS Excel
7 2 (11.11%) SharePoint

SC Cleared
Top Related IT Skills in Bedfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 22 December 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 2 (11.11%) SharePoint
2 1 (5.56%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 2 (11.11%) MS Office
1 2 (11.11%) MS Excel
1 2 (11.11%) Simulink
2 1 (5.56%) NASTRAN
Communications & Networking
1 4 (22.22%) LAN
1 4 (22.22%) WAN
2 3 (16.67%) Wireless
3 2 (11.11%) Firewall
4 1 (5.56%) HTTP
4 1 (5.56%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (5.56%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 7 (38.89%) Rational DOORS
2 5 (27.78%) Rational Rhapsody
2 5 (27.78%) Subversion
3 4 (22.22%) Bugzilla
4 1 (5.56%) JIRA
4 1 (5.56%) Visual Studio
4 1 (5.56%) Eclipse
General
1 6 (33.33%) Manufacturing
2 1 (5.56%) Publishing
2 1 (5.56%) Military
2 1 (5.56%) Avionics
2 1 (5.56%) Telecoms
2 1 (5.56%) Finance
2 1 (5.56%) Legal
Job Titles
1 5 (27.78%) Software Engineer
2 4 (22.22%) Test Engineer
3 3 (16.67%) Software Test Engineer
3 3 (16.67%) Network Engineer
3 3 (16.67%) Systems Engineer
4 2 (11.11%) Project Manager
5 1 (5.56%) Tester
5 1 (5.56%) Junior
5 1 (5.56%) Technical Architect
5 1 (5.56%) Support Engineer
5 1 (5.56%) Architect
5 1 (5.56%) Junior Project Manager
5 1 (5.56%) IT Support Engineer
5 1 (5.56%) Systems Test Engineer
5 1 (5.56%) Senior Support Engineer
5 1 (5.56%) Integration Engineer
5 1 (5.56%) Systems Integration Engineer
5 1 (5.56%) UAT Tester
5 1 (5.56%) Buyer
5 1 (5.56%) IT Buyer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (5.56%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 1 (5.56%) Management Information System
1 1 (5.56%) CESG
1 1 (5.56%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 1 (5.56%) Windows
1 1 (5.56%) Linux
1 1 (5.56%) Windows NT
1 1 (5.56%) Windows XP
1 1 (5.56%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (33.33%) UML
1 6 (33.33%) Software Engineering
2 5 (27.78%) Agile Software Development
3 4 (22.22%) Unit Testing
3 4 (22.22%) Use Case
4 2 (11.11%) Waterfall
4 2 (11.11%) Test Planning
4 2 (11.11%) SysML
4 2 (11.11%) PRINCE2
4 2 (11.11%) Scrum
4 2 (11.11%) Project Management
5 1 (5.56%) Change Management
5 1 (5.56%) Validation
5 1 (5.56%) Stakeholder Management
5 1 (5.56%) Zachman Framework
5 1 (5.56%) Data Analysis
5 1 (5.56%) Multithreading
5 1 (5.56%) Requirements Engineering
5 1 (5.56%) Software Architecture
5 1 (5.56%) Supplier Management
Programming Languages
1 7 (38.89%) C
2 6 (33.33%) C++
3 5 (27.78%) Java
4 3 (16.67%) MATLAB
5 1 (5.56%) C#
Qualifications
1 18 (100.00%) Security Cleared
2 3 (16.67%) CCNP
2 3 (16.67%) Cisco Certification
2 3 (16.67%) Degree
2 3 (16.67%) DV Cleared
3 2 (11.11%) PMP
3 2 (11.11%) PMI Certification
4 1 (5.56%) HNC
4 1 (5.56%) BC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (5.56%) DO-178B
System Software
1 1 (5.56%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (5.56%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 4 (22.22%) Cisco
2 2 (11.11%) SAP
3 1 (5.56%) IBM
3 1 (5.56%) Microsoft
3 1 (5.56%) HP
3 1 (5.56%) EMC
3 1 (5.56%) CheckPoint
3 1 (5.56%) ESRI
3 1 (5.56%) Luciad
Bedfordshire
Executive Recruitment Services (ERS)
Salary: £37000 - £44000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
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Salary: £50000 - £70000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
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Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Luton, Bedfordshire
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