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 5 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
5 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Security Clearance
Rank 34 42 43
Rank change year-on-year
+8 +1
Permanent jobs citing Security Cleared 3 2 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Luton 1.40% 0.74% 1.00%
As % of the Qualifications category 5.08% 3.13% 3.90%
Number of salaries quoted 3 1 3
Average salary £40,000 £37,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+8.10% -12.94%
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £45,500 £41,000
% change year-on-year
-1.09% +10.97%
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
59 64 77
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Luton 27.44% 23.70% 25.58%
Number of salaries quoted 47 58 74
Average salary £40,000 £45,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-11.11% +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £35,125 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £55,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

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 24 Related IT Skills in Luton

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, 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 6 (75.00%) SC Cleared
2 5 (62.50%) Windows
3 3 (37.50%) SOA
3 3 (37.50%) SQL
3 3 (37.50%) .NET
3 3 (37.50%) SQL Server
3 3 (37.50%) ASP.NET
3 3 (37.50%) Unit Testing
3 3 (37.50%) Multithreading
3 3 (37.50%) Software Engineering
3 3 (37.50%) C#
3 3 (37.50%) Software Architecture
4 2 (25.00%) Windows Server 2012
4 2 (25.00%) Windows Server
4 2 (25.00%) C++
4 2 (25.00%) JavaScript
4 2 (25.00%) Retail
4 2 (25.00%) Degree
4 2 (25.00%) Mathematics
4 2 (25.00%) Computer Science
4 2 (25.00%) ITIL
4 2 (25.00%) Back Office
4 2 (25.00%) Finance
5 1 (12.50%) Project Management

Security Cleared
Top Related IT Skills in Luton by Category

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, 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.

Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (37.50%) SQL Server
General
1 2 (25.00%) Back Office
1 2 (25.00%) Finance
1 2 (25.00%) Retail
Job Titles
1 3 (37.50%) Software Engineer
2 2 (25.00%) 2nd Line Engineer
2 2 (25.00%) 2nd Line Support
2 2 (25.00%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
2 2 (25.00%) C++ Developer
2 2 (25.00%) Developer
2 2 (25.00%) Senior C++ Developer
2 2 (25.00%) Senior Developer
2 2 (25.00%) Server Engineer
2 2 (25.00%) Server Support
2 2 (25.00%) Server Support Engineer
2 2 (25.00%) Support Engineer
3 1 (12.50%) IT Manager
3 1 (12.50%) IT Project Manager
3 1 (12.50%) Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (37.50%) .NET
1 3 (37.50%) ASP.NET
Miscellaneous
1 2 (25.00%) Computer Science
1 2 (25.00%) Mathematics
Operating Systems
1 5 (62.50%) Windows
2 2 (25.00%) Windows Server
2 2 (25.00%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (37.50%) Multithreading
1 3 (37.50%) SOA
1 3 (37.50%) Software Architecture
1 3 (37.50%) Software Engineering
1 3 (37.50%) Unit Testing
2 2 (25.00%) ITIL
3 1 (12.50%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 3 (37.50%) C#
1 3 (37.50%) SQL
2 2 (25.00%) C++
2 2 (25.00%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 6 (75.00%) SC Cleared
2 2 (25.00%) Degree