The table below looks at the statistics for Security Cleared in IT jobs advertised for the Luton region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Security Cleared over the 3 months to 21 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
21 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Security Clearance
Rank - 47 42
Permanent jobs citing Security Cleared 0 3 17
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Luton - 0.86% 4.05%
As % of the Qualifications category - 3.61% 10.06%
Number of salaries quoted 0 3 15
Average salary - £50,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £47,500 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+11.76% -
Security Cleared
Bedfordshire

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

Qualifications Category
Luton
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
86 83 169
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Luton 19.77% 23.85% 40.24%
Number of salaries quoted 79 76 146
Average salary £48,500 £50,000 £44,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-3.00% +13.63%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,300 £27,500 £31,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £50,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.21% +2.50%

Security Cleared
Jobs Demand Trend in Luton

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

Security Cleared Jobs Demand Trend in Luton

Security Cleared
Salary Trend in Luton

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

Security Cleared Salary Trend in Luton

Security Cleared
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Luton

For the 6 months to 21 August 2014, IT jobs across the Luton 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 5 (83.33%) SC Cleared
2 3 (50.00%) UML
2 3 (50.00%) Rational DOORS
3 2 (33.33%) Microsoft
3 2 (33.33%) MATLAB
3 2 (33.33%) Simulink
3 2 (33.33%) MODAF
3 2 (33.33%) Requirements Management
3 2 (33.33%) Requirements Engineering
4 1 (16.67%) C#
4 1 (16.67%) C++
4 1 (16.67%) SQL
4 1 (16.67%) T-SQL
4 1 (16.67%) .NET
4 1 (16.67%) SQL Server
4 1 (16.67%) ASP.NET
4 1 (16.67%) Windows
4 1 (16.67%) Windows 2000
4 1 (16.67%) OO
4 1 (16.67%) Ada
4 1 (16.67%) Windows XP
4 1 (16.67%) VxWorks
4 1 (16.67%) Change Management
4 1 (16.67%) Validation
4 1 (16.67%) CESG
4 1 (16.67%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 1 (16.67%) Software Engineering
4 1 (16.67%) Business Analysis
4 1 (16.67%) Enterprise Architecture
4 1 (16.67%) Degree

Security Cleared
Top Related IT Skills in Luton by Category

For the 6 months to 21 August 2014, IT jobs across the Luton 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.

Applications
1 2 (33.33%) Simulink
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (16.67%) SQL Server
1 1 (16.67%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 3 (50.00%) Rational DOORS
2 1 (16.67%) Rational Rhapsody
2 1 (16.67%) VectorCAST
General
1 1 (16.67%) Avionics
Job Titles
1 2 (33.33%) Systems Engineer
1 2 (33.33%) Principal Engineer
2 1 (16.67%) Architect
2 1 (16.67%) Software Engineer
2 1 (16.67%) Analyst
2 1 (16.67%) Support Analyst
2 1 (16.67%) Technical Support
2 1 (16.67%) Senior Systems Engineer
2 1 (16.67%) Field Engineer
2 1 (16.67%) Technical Support Analyst
2 1 (16.67%) Technical Analyst
2 1 (16.67%) Enterprise Architect
2 1 (16.67%) Principal Software Engineer
2 1 (16.67%) Principal Systems Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (16.67%) .NET
1 1 (16.67%) ASP.NET
Miscellaneous
1 1 (16.67%) CESG
Operating Systems
1 1 (16.67%) Windows
1 1 (16.67%) Windows 2000
1 1 (16.67%) Windows XP
1 1 (16.67%) VxWorks
1 1 (16.67%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (50.00%) UML
2 2 (33.33%) MODAF
2 2 (33.33%) Requirements Management
2 2 (33.33%) Requirements Engineering
3 1 (16.67%) Security Architecture
3 1 (16.67%) Enterprise Architecture
3 1 (16.67%) OO
3 1 (16.67%) Change Management
3 1 (16.67%) Validation
3 1 (16.67%) Software Engineering
3 1 (16.67%) Business Analysis
Programming Languages
1 2 (33.33%) MATLAB
2 1 (16.67%) C#
2 1 (16.67%) C++
2 1 (16.67%) SQL
2 1 (16.67%) T-SQL
2 1 (16.67%) Ada
Qualifications
1 5 (83.33%) SC Cleared
2 1 (16.67%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (16.67%) DO-178B
Vendors
1 2 (33.33%) Microsoft