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 30 June 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
30 Jun 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Security Clearance
Rank 76 81 68
Rank change year-on-year
+5 -13
Permanent jobs citing Security Cleared 21 27 25
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedfordshire 1.88% 2.26% 2.26%
As % of the Qualifications category 6.50% 8.04% 9.40%
Number of salaries quoted 21 24 20
Average salary £40,000 £31,250 £46,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+28.00% -32.79%
90% offered a salary of more than £33,500 £22,800 £28,050
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £49,550 £65,550
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
- +5.88%
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
323 336 266
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedfordshire 28.94% 28.12% 24.09%
Number of salaries quoted 273 291 226
Average salary £45,000 £37,000 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+21.62% -26.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £29,500 £29,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £65,000 £56,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,857 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.79% +2.14%

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 30 June 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 30 June 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 +18 16 £37,500 +59.57% 4
Bedford - 1 £33,500 - 1
Security Cleared
East of England

Security Cleared
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bedfordshire

For the 6 months to 30 June 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 18 (54.55%) C++
2 17 (51.52%) SC Cleared
3 16 (48.48%) Degree
4 14 (42.42%) Mathematics
4 14 (42.42%) Computer Science
4 14 (42.42%) Java
5 9 (27.27%) C
6 8 (24.24%) Finance
7 5 (15.15%) Retail
7 5 (15.15%) Windchill
8 4 (12.12%) Software Engineering
8 4 (12.12%) Oracle Database
8 4 (12.12%) Back Office
8 4 (12.12%) PDM
8 4 (12.12%) JavaScript
8 4 (12.12%) Oracle
8 4 (12.12%) ITIL
9 3 (9.09%) IIS
9 3 (9.09%) HTML
9 3 (9.09%) Project Management
9 3 (9.09%) Change Management
9 3 (9.09%) Rational Rhapsody
9 3 (9.09%) Rational DOORS
9 3 (9.09%) Use Case
9 3 (9.09%) Unit Testing
10 2 (6.06%) Risk Analysis
10 2 (6.06%) Subversion
10 2 (6.06%) Agile Software Development
10 2 (6.06%) Telecoms
10 2 (6.06%) Akamai

Security Cleared
Top Related IT Skills in Bedfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 30 June 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 3 (9.09%) IIS
2 1 (3.03%) JBoss
2 1 (3.03%) SharePoint
2 1 (3.03%) MS Exchange
2 1 (3.03%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
2 1 (3.03%) WebSphere
2 1 (3.03%) WebLogic
Applications
1 5 (15.15%) Windchill
2 1 (3.03%) MS Project
2 1 (3.03%) MS Excel
2 1 (3.03%) Simulink
Communications & Networking
1 1 (3.03%) LAN
1 1 (3.03%) WAN
1 1 (3.03%) TCP/IP
1 1 (3.03%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (12.12%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 3 (9.09%) Rational DOORS
1 3 (9.09%) Rational Rhapsody
2 2 (6.06%) Bugzilla
2 2 (6.06%) Subversion
General
1 8 (24.24%) Finance
2 5 (15.15%) Retail
3 4 (12.12%) Back Office
4 2 (6.06%) Telecoms
5 1 (3.03%) Avionics
5 1 (3.03%) Aerospace
5 1 (3.03%) Manufacturing
5 1 (3.03%) Publishing
5 1 (3.03%) Banking
Job Titles
1 11 (33.33%) Developer
2 8 (24.24%) Java Developer
3 4 (12.12%) Administrator
3 4 (12.12%) Software Engineer
4 3 (9.09%) Systems Administrator
4 3 (9.09%) Senior Developer
4 3 (9.09%) Project Manager
4 3 (9.09%) C++ Developer
4 3 (9.09%) Senior C++ Developer
5 2 (6.06%) Java Architect
5 2 (6.06%) Test Engineer
5 2 (6.06%) Software Test Engineer
5 2 (6.06%) Architect
6 1 (3.03%) Software Developer
6 1 (3.03%) Junior
6 1 (3.03%) Analyst
6 1 (3.03%) Test Analyst
6 1 (3.03%) Consultant
6 1 (3.03%) Support Technician
6 1 (3.03%) Database Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (9.09%) HTML
2 1 (3.03%) CSS
2 1 (3.03%) XML
2 1 (3.03%) JSON
2 1 (3.03%) jQuery
2 1 (3.03%) AngularJS
Miscellaneous
1 14 (42.42%) Mathematics
1 14 (42.42%) Computer Science
2 1 (3.03%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 2 (6.06%) Windows
2 1 (3.03%) Linux
2 1 (3.03%) Windows NT
2 1 (3.03%) Windows XP
2 1 (3.03%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (12.12%) ITIL
1 4 (12.12%) PDM
1 4 (12.12%) Software Engineering
2 3 (9.09%) Use Case
2 3 (9.09%) Unit Testing
2 3 (9.09%) Project Management
2 3 (9.09%) Change Management
3 2 (6.06%) UML
3 2 (6.06%) E-Commerce
3 2 (6.06%) Agile Software Development
3 2 (6.06%) Scrum
3 2 (6.06%) Risk Analysis
3 2 (6.06%) Mentoring
4 1 (3.03%) Requirements Management
4 1 (3.03%) Project Planning
4 1 (3.03%) Risk Assessment
4 1 (3.03%) Information Security
4 1 (3.03%) Document Management
4 1 (3.03%) Multithreading
4 1 (3.03%) CRAMM
Programming Languages
1 18 (54.55%) C++
2 14 (42.42%) Java
3 9 (27.27%) C
4 4 (12.12%) JavaScript
5 1 (3.03%) MATLAB
5 1 (3.03%) C#
Qualifications
1 17 (51.52%) SC Cleared
2 16 (48.48%) Degree
3 2 (6.06%) HNC
4 1 (3.03%) CISSP
4 1 (3.03%) CISM
4 1 (3.03%) Chartered Engineer
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (3.03%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 1 (3.03%) PCI DSS
1 1 (3.03%) DO-178B
Vendors
1 4 (12.12%) Oracle
2 2 (6.06%) SAP
2 2 (6.06%) Akamai
3 1 (3.03%) Cisco
3 1 (3.03%) IBM
3 1 (3.03%) Microsoft
3 1 (3.03%) CheckPoint
3 1 (3.03%) PTC
Luton, Bedfordshire
Executive Recruitment Services (ERS)
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 14 hours ago
Bedford, Bedfordshire
Executive Recruitment Services (ERS)
Salary: £50000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: 14 hours ago
Bedfordshire
Executive Recruitment Services (ERS)
Salary: £35000 - £38000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Bedfordshire
Informatiq Consulting
Salary: £35000 - £42000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Luton, Bedfordshire
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £42000 - £47000 per annum + Bens - health, excellent pension
Posted: 2 days ago
Bedfordshire
Informatiq Consulting
Salary: £27000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Bedfordshire
Informatiq Consulting
Salary: £27000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Luton
The People Network
Salary: £50000 - £70000 per annum + Bens
Posted: 13 days ago
Luton, Bedfordshire
Sopra Steria Recruitment
Salary: From £30,000 to £40,000 per annum plus flexible benefits
Posted: 13 days ago