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

Location
3 months to
29 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Security Clearance
Rank 75 43 56
Rank change year-on-year
-32 +13
Permanent jobs citing Security Cleared 13 24 13
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Dorset 1.72% 3.97% 2.34%
As % of the Qualifications category 5.75% 16.00% 8.72%
Number of salaries quoted 13 20 12
Average salary £45,000 £35,000 £33,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
+28.57% +3.70%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £31,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £44,750 £46,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £41,600 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+8.17% +4.00%
Security Cleared
South West

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Qualifications category in permanent jobs advertised in the Dorset region.

Qualifications Category
Dorset
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
226 150 149
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Dorset 29.89% 24.83% 26.80%
Number of salaries quoted 211 124 138
Average salary £35,000 £36,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-2.77% +2.85%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £25,000 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £46,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

Security Cleared
Jobs Demand Trend in Dorset

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

Security Cleared Jobs Demand Trend in Dorset

Security Cleared
Salary Trend in Dorset

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

Security Cleared Salary Trend in Dorset

Security Cleared
Salary Histogram in Dorset

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

Security Cleared Salary Histogram in Dorset

Security Cleared
Job Locations in Dorset

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Security Cleared within the Dorset region over the 3 months to 29 January 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
Weymouth 0 6 £41,250 +17.85%
Bournemouth - 2 £45,000 -
Wareham -3 1 £40,000 -5.88%
Security Cleared
South West

Security Cleared
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Dorset

For the 6 months to 29 January 2015, IT jobs across the Dorset 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 16 (57.14%) SC Cleared
2 13 (46.43%) Degree
3 12 (42.86%) Software Engineering
4 11 (39.29%) C++
5 9 (32.14%) C
6 7 (25.00%) Linux
6 7 (25.00%) OO
6 7 (25.00%) MATLAB
7 6 (21.43%) Windows
7 6 (21.43%) Java
7 6 (21.43%) JavaScript
7 6 (21.43%) Multithreading
7 6 (21.43%) Information Assurance
7 6 (21.43%) Cyber Security
8 5 (17.86%) Kalman Filter
8 5 (17.86%) Algorithms
8 5 (17.86%) UML
8 5 (17.86%) VPN
8 5 (17.86%) Firewall
9 4 (14.29%) Python
9 4 (14.29%) Rational DOORS
10 3 (10.71%) Signal Processing
10 3 (10.71%) IT Asset Management
10 3 (10.71%) PKI
10 3 (10.71%) Asset Management
10 3 (10.71%) Cryptography
10 3 (10.71%) Data Analysis
10 3 (10.71%) Logistics
10 3 (10.71%) Network Security
10 3 (10.71%) CMDB

Security Cleared
Top Related IT Skills in Dorset by Category

For the 6 months to 29 January 2015, IT jobs across the Dorset 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 (3.57%) SharePoint
Applications
1 3 (10.71%) Adobe Captivate
1 3 (10.71%) MS Excel
1 3 (10.71%) MS Office
2 1 (3.57%) MS Project
Communications & Networking
1 5 (17.86%) VPN
1 5 (17.86%) Firewall
2 3 (10.71%) Network Security
2 3 (10.71%) IPsec
3 2 (7.14%) IPv4
3 2 (7.14%) IPv6
3 2 (7.14%) SSL
3 2 (7.14%) SNMP
3 2 (7.14%) Wireshark
3 2 (7.14%) tcpdump
4 1 (3.57%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (7.14%) NoSQL
2 1 (3.57%) Data Mining
Development Applications
1 4 (14.29%) Rational DOORS
2 2 (7.14%) Selenium
3 1 (3.57%) Subversion
General
1 3 (10.71%) Electronics
2 1 (3.57%) Multimedia
2 1 (3.57%) Telecoms
2 1 (3.57%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 7 (25.00%) Software Engineer
2 6 (21.43%) Analyst
2 6 (21.43%) Systems Engineer
3 5 (17.86%) Senior Systems Analyst
3 5 (17.86%) Graduate
3 5 (17.86%) Systems Analyst
3 5 (17.86%) Senior Analyst
4 3 (10.71%) Test Engineer
4 3 (10.71%) Software Test Engineer
4 3 (10.71%) IT Administrator
4 3 (10.71%) Developer
4 3 (10.71%) Administrator
5 2 (7.14%) Solutions Designer
5 2 (7.14%) Architect
5 2 (7.14%) Junior
5 2 (7.14%) C++ Software Engineer
5 2 (7.14%) Systems Test Engineer
5 2 (7.14%) Integration Manager
5 2 (7.14%) Systems Integration Manager
5 2 (7.14%) Systems Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (3.57%) HTML5
1 1 (3.57%) Pthreads
1 1 (3.57%) POSIX
1 1 (3.57%) STL
1 1 (3.57%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 5 (17.86%) Algorithms
2 3 (10.71%) PKI
2 3 (10.71%) Cryptography
2 3 (10.71%) CMDB
2 3 (10.71%) SCADA
2 3 (10.71%) Mathematics
2 3 (10.71%) Physics
3 2 (7.14%) Device Driver
4 1 (3.57%) Open Source
4 1 (3.57%) Computer Science
4 1 (3.57%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 7 (25.00%) Linux
2 6 (21.43%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (42.86%) Software Engineering
2 7 (25.00%) OO
3 6 (21.43%) Multithreading
3 6 (21.43%) Information Assurance
3 6 (21.43%) Cyber Security
4 5 (17.86%) Kalman Filter
4 5 (17.86%) UML
5 3 (10.71%) Signal Processing
5 3 (10.71%) IT Asset Management
5 3 (10.71%) Asset Management
5 3 (10.71%) Data Analysis
5 3 (10.71%) Logistics
5 3 (10.71%) Configuration Management
5 3 (10.71%) OOA/OOD
6 2 (7.14%) Service Delivery
6 2 (7.14%) Validation
6 2 (7.14%) ITIL
6 2 (7.14%) PRINCE2
6 2 (7.14%) Requirements Analysis
6 2 (7.14%) TOGAF
Programming Languages
1 11 (39.29%) C++
2 9 (32.14%) C
3 7 (25.00%) MATLAB
4 6 (21.43%) Java
4 6 (21.43%) JavaScript
5 4 (14.29%) Python
6 3 (10.71%) PHP
6 3 (10.71%) ActionScript
7 2 (7.14%) SQL
7 2 (7.14%) Assembly Language
7 2 (7.14%) Bash Shell
8 1 (3.57%) Ruby
8 1 (3.57%) Perl
Qualifications
1 16 (57.14%) SC Cleared
2 13 (46.43%) Degree
3 2 (7.14%) GIAC
3 2 (7.14%) ISEB
3 2 (7.14%) CITP
System Software
1 3 (10.71%) Firmware
Vendors
1 3 (10.71%) Microsoft
1 3 (10.71%) Adobe
2 2 (7.14%) IBM