The first table below looks at the demand 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 25 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Qualifications for the Bedfordshire region.

Location
3 months to
25 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Security Clearance
Rank 73 84 64
Rank change year-on-year
+11 -20
Permanent jobs citing Security Cleared 26 7 24
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedfordshire 2.25% 0.65% 2.71%
As % of the Qualifications category 7.30% 3.21% 8.33%
Number of salaries quoted 24 6 24
Average salary £32,250 £32,500 £49,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-0.76% -34.34%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,500 £18,000 £22,200
10% offered a salary of more than £46,127 £55,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £46,500 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+9.41% -
Qualifications Category
Bedfordshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
356 218 288
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedfordshire 30.85% 20.34% 32.58%
Number of salaries quoted 307 192 264
Average salary £37,500 £50,000 £44,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-25.00% +13.63%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,400 £27,050 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,300 £55,000 £67,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.50% -
Security Cleared
East of England

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 25 July 2014.

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 25 July 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 -14 2 - - 3
Biggleswade - 2 £20,000 -
Security Cleared
East of England

Security Cleared
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bedfordshire

For the 6 months to 25 July 2014, 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 38 (77.55%) SC Cleared
2 28 (57.14%) C
3 20 (40.82%) Rational DOORS
4 19 (38.78%) C++
4 19 (38.78%) Software Engineering
5 14 (28.57%) UML
5 14 (28.57%) Use Case
5 14 (28.57%) Unit Testing
5 14 (28.57%) Manufacturing
6 13 (26.53%) Subversion
7 11 (22.45%) Bugzilla
8 10 (20.41%) Degree
8 10 (20.41%) Java
8 10 (20.41%) Rational Rhapsody
9 8 (16.33%) DV Cleared
10 7 (14.29%) Microsoft
11 6 (12.24%) Change Management
11 6 (12.24%) Cyber Security
11 6 (12.24%) Waterfall
12 5 (10.20%) MS Office
12 5 (10.20%) SAP
13 4 (8.16%) MATLAB
13 4 (8.16%) Aerospace
13 4 (8.16%) Military
13 4 (8.16%) Validation
13 4 (8.16%) MODAF
14 3 (6.12%) SysML
14 3 (6.12%) Data Management
14 3 (6.12%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
14 3 (6.12%) PDM

Security Cleared
Top Related IT Skills in Bedfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 25 July 2014, 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 1 (2.04%) SharePoint
1 1 (2.04%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 5 (10.20%) MS Office
2 3 (6.12%) MS Excel
3 2 (4.08%) Simulink
3 2 (4.08%) MS Project
4 1 (2.04%) Windchill
4 1 (2.04%) Pro/ENGINEER
Business Applications
1 2 (4.08%) SAP MM
2 1 (2.04%) SAP PP
2 1 (2.04%) SAP SRM
Communications & Networking
1 3 (6.12%) HTTP
1 3 (6.12%) Firewall
2 2 (4.08%) TCP/IP
3 1 (2.04%) GSM
3 1 (2.04%) LAN
3 1 (2.04%) UMTS
3 1 (2.04%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (4.08%) SQL Server
2 1 (2.04%) SAP BW
2 1 (2.04%) SAP BI
2 1 (2.04%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 1 (2.04%) SQLite
2 1 (2.04%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 20 (40.82%) Rational DOORS
2 13 (26.53%) Subversion
3 11 (22.45%) Bugzilla
4 10 (20.41%) Rational Rhapsody
5 2 (4.08%) JIRA
5 2 (4.08%) Visual Studio
5 2 (4.08%) Eclipse
6 1 (2.04%) VectorCAST
General
1 14 (28.57%) Manufacturing
2 4 (8.16%) Military
2 4 (8.16%) Aerospace
3 3 (6.12%) Finance
4 1 (2.04%) Telecoms
4 1 (2.04%) Publishing
4 1 (2.04%) Marketing
4 1 (2.04%) Avionics
Job Titles
1 17 (34.69%) Software Engineer
2 11 (22.45%) Test Engineer
3 9 (18.37%) Software Test Engineer
4 8 (16.33%) Systems Engineer
5 7 (14.29%) Analyst
6 3 (6.12%) Programme Manager
6 3 (6.12%) Graduate
7 2 (4.08%) Embedded Software Engineer
7 2 (4.08%) Security Analyst
7 2 (4.08%) Administrator
7 2 (4.08%) Configuration Analyst
7 2 (4.08%) Systems Test Engineer
7 2 (4.08%) IT Administrator
7 2 (4.08%) Integration Engineer
7 2 (4.08%) Systems Integration Engineer
7 2 (4.08%) Security Administrator
7 2 (4.08%) IT Security Administrator
7 2 (4.08%) Principal Engineer
7 2 (4.08%) IT Assistant
8 1 (2.04%) IT Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (6.12%) .NET
2 1 (2.04%) ASP.NET
2 1 (2.04%) SAP XI
2 1 (2.04%) SAP PI
Miscellaneous
1 2 (4.08%) Management Information System
2 1 (2.04%) CESG
2 1 (2.04%) Open Source
Operating Systems
1 3 (6.12%) Windows
1 3 (6.12%) Linux
2 2 (4.08%) Windows XP
2 2 (4.08%) Android
3 1 (2.04%) CentOS
3 1 (2.04%) Windows 7
3 1 (2.04%) VxWorks
3 1 (2.04%) Embedded Linux
3 1 (2.04%) Windows 2000
3 1 (2.04%) Windows NT
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (38.78%) Software Engineering
2 14 (28.57%) Use Case
2 14 (28.57%) Unit Testing
2 14 (28.57%) UML
3 6 (12.24%) Change Management
3 6 (12.24%) Waterfall
3 6 (12.24%) Cyber Security
4 4 (8.16%) MODAF
4 4 (8.16%) Validation
5 3 (6.12%) Risk Management
5 3 (6.12%) PDM
5 3 (6.12%) Data Management
5 3 (6.12%) PRINCE2
5 3 (6.12%) SysML
6 2 (4.08%) Business Analysis
6 2 (4.08%) Requirements Management
6 2 (4.08%) Business Development
6 2 (4.08%) Change Control
6 2 (4.08%) Data Entry
6 2 (4.08%) Requirements Engineering
Programming Languages
1 28 (57.14%) C
2 19 (38.78%) C++
3 10 (20.41%) Java
4 4 (8.16%) MATLAB
5 2 (4.08%) SQL
6 1 (2.04%) T-SQL
6 1 (2.04%) ABAP
6 1 (2.04%) Python
6 1 (2.04%) Ada
6 1 (2.04%) Embedded C++
6 1 (2.04%) Bash Shell
6 1 (2.04%) C#
Qualifications
1 38 (77.55%) SC Cleared
2 10 (20.41%) Degree
3 8 (16.33%) DV Cleared
4 3 (6.12%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
4 3 (6.12%) BC Cleared
5 2 (4.08%) CTC Cleared
5 2 (4.08%) CISSP
6 1 (2.04%) Microsoft Certification
6 1 (2.04%) SAP Certification
6 1 (2.04%) MCAD
6 1 (2.04%) HNC
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.04%) DO-178B
Vendors
1 7 (14.29%) Microsoft
2 5 (10.20%) SAP
3 2 (4.08%) EMC
3 2 (4.08%) ESRI
3 2 (4.08%) Luciad
4 1 (2.04%) CheckPoint
4 1 (2.04%) Cisco
4 1 (2.04%) IBM
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