The table below looks at the statistics for Security Cleared in IT jobs advertised for the Bedfordshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Security Cleared over the 3 months to 29 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
29 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Security Clearance
Rank 70 73 87
Rank change year-on-year
+3 +14
Permanent jobs citing Security Cleared 26 26 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedfordshire 2.47% 2.25% 0.65%
As % of the Qualifications category 7.95% 7.30% 3.21%
Number of salaries quoted 26 24 6
Average salary £35,000 £32,250 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+8.52% -0.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £29,500 £18,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £46,127 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £46,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
-3.22% +9.41%
Security 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
327 356 218
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedfordshire 31.02% 30.85% 20.34%
Number of salaries quoted 280 307 192
Average salary £45,000 £37,500 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+20.00% -25.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,000 £25,400 £27,050
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £67,000 £62,300
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.65% +2.50%

Security Cleared
Jobs Demand Trend in Bedfordshire

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

Security Cleared Jobs Demand Trend in Bedfordshire

Security Cleared
Salary Trend in Bedfordshire

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

Security Cleared Salary Trend in Bedfordshire

Security Cleared
Salary Histogram in Bedfordshire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Security Cleared across the Bedfordshire region over the 3 months to 29 July 2015.

Security Cleared Salary Histogram in Bedfordshire

Security 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 Security Cleared within the Bedfordshire region over the 3 months to 29 July 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
Luton +25 22 £35,000 - 3
Bedford - 1 £33,500 - 2
Security Cleared
East of England

Security Cleared
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bedfordshire

For the 6 months to 29 July 2015, IT jobs across the Bedfordshire 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 24 (55.81%) SC Cleared
2 19 (44.19%) C++
3 18 (41.86%) Degree
4 16 (37.21%) Mathematics
4 16 (37.21%) Computer Science
5 15 (34.88%) Finance
6 13 (30.23%) Java
6 13 (30.23%) Retail
7 12 (27.91%) ITIL
7 12 (27.91%) Back Office
8 8 (18.60%) IIS
8 8 (18.60%) C
9 7 (16.28%) Windows
9 7 (16.28%) E-Commerce
9 7 (16.28%) JavaScript
9 7 (16.28%) HTML
9 7 (16.28%) Akamai
10 5 (11.63%) Windchill
10 5 (11.63%) Windows Server 2012
11 4 (9.30%) Oracle
11 4 (9.30%) PDM
11 4 (9.30%) Oracle Database
12 3 (6.98%) Rational Rhapsody
12 3 (6.98%) Rational DOORS
12 3 (6.98%) Unit Testing
12 3 (6.98%) Software Engineering
12 3 (6.98%) Use Case
12 3 (6.98%) Project Management
12 3 (6.98%) Change Management
13 2 (4.65%) Telecoms

Security Cleared
Top Related IT Skills in Bedfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 29 July 2015, IT jobs across the Bedfordshire 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.

Application Platforms
1 8 (18.60%) IIS
2 2 (4.65%) SharePoint
3 1 (2.33%) MS Exchange
3 1 (2.33%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
3 1 (2.33%) CMS
3 1 (2.33%) WebSphere
3 1 (2.33%) Sitecore CMS
3 1 (2.33%) JBoss
3 1 (2.33%) WebLogic
Applications
1 5 (11.63%) Windchill
2 1 (2.33%) MS Project
2 1 (2.33%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 1 (2.33%) LAN
1 1 (2.33%) WAN
1 1 (2.33%) TCP/IP
1 1 (2.33%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (9.30%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 3 (6.98%) Rational DOORS
1 3 (6.98%) Rational Rhapsody
2 2 (4.65%) Bugzilla
2 2 (4.65%) Subversion
General
1 15 (34.88%) Finance
2 13 (30.23%) Retail
3 12 (27.91%) Back Office
4 2 (4.65%) Telecoms
5 1 (2.33%) Aerospace
5 1 (2.33%) Manufacturing
5 1 (2.33%) Publishing
5 1 (2.33%) Banking
Job Titles
1 13 (30.23%) Developer
2 8 (18.60%) Java Developer
3 5 (11.63%) C++ Developer
3 5 (11.63%) Senior C++ Developer
3 5 (11.63%) Senior Developer
3 5 (11.63%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 4 (9.30%) 2nd Line Support
4 4 (9.30%) Administrator
4 4 (9.30%) Server Support
5 3 (6.98%) Software Engineer
5 3 (6.98%) Systems Administrator
5 3 (6.98%) Project Manager
6 2 (4.65%) Architect
6 2 (4.65%) Java Architect
6 2 (4.65%) Test Engineer
6 2 (4.65%) Software Test Engineer
7 1 (2.33%) IT Support Engineer
7 1 (2.33%) Technical Manager
7 1 (2.33%) Senior Test Engineer
7 1 (2.33%) Senior Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (16.28%) HTML
2 2 (4.65%) CSS
3 1 (2.33%) XML
3 1 (2.33%) JSON
3 1 (2.33%) jQuery
3 1 (2.33%) AngularJS
3 1 (2.33%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 16 (37.21%) Mathematics
1 16 (37.21%) Computer Science
2 1 (2.33%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 7 (16.28%) Windows
2 5 (11.63%) Windows Server 2012
3 1 (2.33%) Linux
3 1 (2.33%) Windows NT
3 1 (2.33%) Windows XP
3 1 (2.33%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (2.33%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (27.91%) ITIL
2 7 (16.28%) E-Commerce
3 4 (9.30%) PDM
4 3 (6.98%) Software Engineering
4 3 (6.98%) Project Management
4 3 (6.98%) Change Management
4 3 (6.98%) Use Case
4 3 (6.98%) Unit Testing
5 2 (4.65%) Mentoring
5 2 (4.65%) UML
5 2 (4.65%) Risk Analysis
6 1 (2.33%) Requirements Management
6 1 (2.33%) Project Planning
6 1 (2.33%) Agile Software Development
6 1 (2.33%) Document Management
6 1 (2.33%) PRINCE2
6 1 (2.33%) Security Management
6 1 (2.33%) Risk Management
6 1 (2.33%) Scrum
6 1 (2.33%) Risk Assessment
Programming Languages
1 19 (44.19%) C++
2 13 (30.23%) Java
3 8 (18.60%) C
4 7 (16.28%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 24 (55.81%) SC Cleared
2 18 (41.86%) Degree
3 2 (4.65%) HNC
4 1 (2.33%) CISSP
4 1 (2.33%) CISM
4 1 (2.33%) Chartered Engineer
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.33%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 1 (2.33%) PCI DSS
Vendors
1 7 (16.28%) Akamai
2 4 (9.30%) Oracle
3 2 (4.65%) SAP
4 1 (2.33%) Cisco
4 1 (2.33%) IBM
4 1 (2.33%) Microsoft
4 1 (2.33%) CheckPoint
4 1 (2.33%) PTC
4 1 (2.33%) Sitecore
Bedfordshire
Informatiq Consulting
Salary: £27000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 6 hours ago
Bedford, Bedfordshire
Resource Group
Salary: Not specified
Posted: 22 hours ago
Bedfordshire
Informatiq Consulting
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Luton, Bedfordshire
The People Network
Salary: £50000 - £70000 per annum + Bens
Posted: Yesterday
Bedfordshire
Computer Futures
Salary: £55000 - £65000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 3 days ago
Bedfordshire
Computer Futures
Salary: competitive
Posted: 22 days ago