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 1 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
1 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Security Clearance
Rank 88 76 74
Rank change year-on-year
-12 -2
Permanent jobs citing Security Cleared 12 8 28
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedfordshire 1.06% 0.86% 2.72%
As % of the Qualifications category 3.97% 4.08% 7.80%
Number of salaries quoted 10 8 23
Average salary £37,000 £43,750 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-15.42% +9.37%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,650 £36,642 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,500 £53,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £46,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+9.41% +6.25%
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
302 196 359
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedfordshire 26.75% 21.10% 34.89%
Number of salaries quoted 272 183 326
Average salary £37,500 £37,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -11.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,200 £27,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £62,000 £50,000 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £41,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+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 1 October 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 1 October 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 -7 2 - - 4
Bedford - 2 £38,500 -
Security Cleared
East of England

Security Cleared
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bedfordshire

For the 6 months to 1 October 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 37 (86.05%) SC Cleared
2 22 (51.16%) C
3 19 (44.19%) Rational DOORS
4 17 (39.53%) Software Engineering
4 17 (39.53%) C++
5 15 (34.88%) Use Case
5 15 (34.88%) Unit Testing
6 14 (32.56%) Subversion
6 14 (32.56%) UML
7 12 (27.91%) Manufacturing
7 12 (27.91%) Bugzilla
8 11 (25.58%) Rational Rhapsody
9 10 (23.26%) Degree
10 9 (20.93%) DV Cleared
10 9 (20.93%) Java
11 8 (18.60%) Agile Software Development
12 6 (13.95%) Cyber Security
12 6 (13.95%) Analytical Skills
12 6 (13.95%) Waterfall
13 5 (11.63%) Microsoft
14 4 (9.30%) MATLAB
14 4 (9.30%) Firewall
14 4 (9.30%) SysML
15 3 (6.98%) Change Management
15 3 (6.98%) Military
15 3 (6.98%) Test Planning
15 3 (6.98%) BC Cleared
15 3 (6.98%) MODAF
15 3 (6.98%) Validation
15 3 (6.98%) MS Excel

Security Cleared
Top Related IT Skills in Bedfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 1 October 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 3 (6.98%) SharePoint
2 2 (4.65%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 3 (6.98%) MS Excel
1 3 (6.98%) MS Office
2 2 (4.65%) Simulink
3 1 (2.33%) NASTRAN
Communications & Networking
1 4 (9.30%) Firewall
2 3 (6.98%) LAN
2 3 (6.98%) WAN
3 2 (4.65%) HTTP
3 2 (4.65%) TCP/IP
4 1 (2.33%) Wireless
4 1 (2.33%) ATM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (6.98%) SQL Server
2 1 (2.33%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 19 (44.19%) Rational DOORS
2 14 (32.56%) Subversion
3 12 (27.91%) Bugzilla
4 11 (25.58%) Rational Rhapsody
5 2 (4.65%) Visual Studio
5 2 (4.65%) Eclipse
5 2 (4.65%) JIRA
General
1 12 (27.91%) Manufacturing
2 3 (6.98%) Military
3 2 (4.65%) Publishing
3 2 (4.65%) Telecoms
3 2 (4.65%) Finance
4 1 (2.33%) Marketing
4 1 (2.33%) Avionics
4 1 (2.33%) Law
4 1 (2.33%) Legal
4 1 (2.33%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 15 (34.88%) Software Engineer
2 11 (25.58%) Test Engineer
3 9 (20.93%) Software Test Engineer
4 8 (18.60%) Systems Engineer
5 4 (9.30%) Analyst
6 3 (6.98%) Graduate
7 2 (4.65%) Architect
7 2 (4.65%) Project Manager
7 2 (4.65%) Support Engineer
7 2 (4.65%) Administrator
7 2 (4.65%) Field Engineer
7 2 (4.65%) IT Security Administrator
7 2 (4.65%) SharePoint Specialist
7 2 (4.65%) IT Assistant
7 2 (4.65%) IT Support
7 2 (4.65%) Senior IT Support
7 2 (4.65%) IT Support Engineer
7 2 (4.65%) Systems Test Engineer
7 2 (4.65%) IT Administrator
7 2 (4.65%) Senior Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (6.98%) .NET
2 1 (2.33%) ASP.NET
Miscellaneous
1 6 (13.95%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (4.65%) Management Information System
2 2 (4.65%) CESG
3 1 (2.33%) Open Source
Operating Systems
1 3 (6.98%) Windows XP
1 3 (6.98%) Windows
2 2 (4.65%) Linux
2 2 (4.65%) Windows NT
2 2 (4.65%) CentOS
3 1 (2.33%) Windows 7
3 1 (2.33%) Windows 2000
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (39.53%) Software Engineering
2 15 (34.88%) Use Case
2 15 (34.88%) Unit Testing
3 14 (32.56%) UML
4 8 (18.60%) Agile Software Development
5 6 (13.95%) Cyber Security
5 6 (13.95%) Waterfall
6 4 (9.30%) SysML
7 3 (6.98%) Change Management
7 3 (6.98%) Test Planning
7 3 (6.98%) MODAF
7 3 (6.98%) Validation
8 2 (4.65%) PRINCE2
8 2 (4.65%) Project Management
8 2 (4.65%) DoDAF
8 2 (4.65%) Data Entry
8 2 (4.65%) Software Architecture
8 2 (4.65%) Requirements Engineering
8 2 (4.65%) Data Analysis
8 2 (4.65%) Zachman Framework
Programming Languages
1 22 (51.16%) C
2 17 (39.53%) C++
3 9 (20.93%) Java
4 4 (9.30%) MATLAB
5 1 (2.33%) SQL
5 1 (2.33%) T-SQL
5 1 (2.33%) C#
Qualifications
1 37 (86.05%) SC Cleared
2 10 (23.26%) Degree
3 9 (20.93%) DV Cleared
4 3 (6.98%) BC Cleared
5 2 (4.65%) HNC
5 2 (4.65%) PMP
5 2 (4.65%) PMI Certification
6 1 (2.33%) CISSP
6 1 (2.33%) Cisco Certification
6 1 (2.33%) CCNP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.33%) SLA
System Software
1 1 (2.33%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 5 (11.63%) Microsoft
2 3 (6.98%) Cisco
2 3 (6.98%) SAP
3 2 (4.65%) IBM
3 2 (4.65%) EMC
3 2 (4.65%) CheckPoint
3 2 (4.65%) ESRI
3 2 (4.65%) Luciad
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