The table below looks at the statistics for SC Cleared in IT jobs advertised for the Somerset region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited SC Cleared over the 3 months to 5 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
5 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Security Check (SC) Clearance
Rank 35 57 66
Rank change year-on-year
+22 +9
Permanent jobs citing SC Cleared 29 9 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Somerset 5.95% 1.59% 1.10%
As % of the Qualifications category 18.71% 8.11% 2.89%
Number of salaries quoted 18 3 3
Average salary £38,750 £32,853 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+17.94% -17.86%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,050 £29,046 £24,800
10% offered a salary of more than £56,500 £32,853 £42,000
UK excluding London average salary £47,500 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+5.55% +5.88%
SC 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 Somerset region.

Qualifications Category
Somerset
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
155 111 242
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Somerset 31.83% 19.58% 38.05%
Number of salaries quoted 133 90 226
Average salary £37,500 £35,000 £34,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% +2.94%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £20,000 £24,500
10% offered a salary of more than £48,000 £45,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

SC Cleared
Jobs Demand Trend in Somerset

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

SC Cleared Jobs Demand Trend in Somerset

SC Cleared
Salary Trend in Somerset

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

SC Cleared Salary Trend in Somerset

SC Cleared
Salary Histogram in Somerset

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing SC Cleared across the Somerset region over the 3 months to 5 March 2015.

SC Cleared Salary Histogram in Somerset

SC Cleared
Job Locations in Somerset

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing SC Cleared within the Somerset region over the 3 months to 5 March 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
Bath +5 13 £45,000 -
Yeovil +11 11 £34,000 -
Taunton +4 2 £30,750 -6.40%
SC Cleared
South West

SC Cleared
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Somerset

For the 6 months to 5 March 2015, IT jobs across the Somerset region citing SC 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 SC Cleared.

1 64 (100.00%) Security Cleared
2 31 (48.44%) DV Cleared
3 25 (39.06%) Software Engineering
4 24 (37.50%) HTML
4 24 (37.50%) .NET
5 23 (35.94%) C#
5 23 (35.94%) Mentoring
5 23 (35.94%) Requirements Analysis
6 22 (34.38%) C++
7 20 (31.25%) Java
7 20 (31.25%) XML
8 19 (29.69%) CSS
8 19 (29.69%) HTML5
9 18 (28.13%) Software Architecture
9 18 (28.13%) Java EE
9 18 (28.13%) OO
9 18 (28.13%) Python
10 13 (20.31%) Cisco
10 13 (20.31%) Microsoft
10 13 (20.31%) CCNA
10 13 (20.31%) Cisco Certification
10 13 (20.31%) CheckPoint
11 11 (17.19%) MS Excel
12 10 (15.63%) Windows
12 10 (15.63%) MS Office
12 10 (15.63%) Avaya
12 10 (15.63%) SLA
12 10 (15.63%) LAN
12 10 (15.63%) WAN
12 10 (15.63%) Finance

SC Cleared
Top Related IT Skills in Somerset by Category

For the 6 months to 5 March 2015, IT jobs across the Somerset region citing SC 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 SC Cleared. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 5 (7.81%) SharePoint
2 1 (1.56%) Joomla!
2 1 (1.56%) Alfresco
2 1 (1.56%) SharePoint 2010
2 1 (1.56%) SharePoint 2013
2 1 (1.56%) Apache
2 1 (1.56%) Tomcat
Applications
1 11 (17.19%) MS Excel
2 10 (15.63%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 2 (3.13%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (1.56%) Office 365
2 1 (1.56%) Yammer
Communications & Networking
1 10 (15.63%) LAN
1 10 (15.63%) WAN
2 4 (6.25%) DNS
2 4 (6.25%) SSL
2 4 (6.25%) SAN
2 4 (6.25%) HTTP
3 3 (4.69%) VPN
3 3 (4.69%) VoIP
3 3 (4.69%) Firewall
3 3 (4.69%) Wireless
3 3 (4.69%) IPsec
3 3 (4.69%) Cisco IOS
3 3 (4.69%) Network Security
3 3 (4.69%) Cisco ASA
3 3 (4.69%) NAS
4 2 (3.13%) Unified Communications
5 1 (1.56%) DHCP
5 1 (1.56%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (6.25%) SQL Server
2 1 (1.56%) MongoDB
Development Applications
1 10 (15.63%) Rational Performance Tester
2 5 (7.81%) Rational DOORS
3 1 (1.56%) Apache Ivy
3 1 (1.56%) Team Foundation Server
3 1 (1.56%) Ant
3 1 (1.56%) Visual Studio
3 1 (1.56%) Subversion
3 1 (1.56%) Maven
General
1 10 (15.63%) Finance
1 10 (15.63%) Banking
2 7 (10.94%) Legal
2 7 (10.94%) Military
3 3 (4.69%) Retail
4 1 (1.56%) Aerospace
Job Titles
1 20 (31.25%) Software Engineer
2 10 (15.63%) Field Engineer
2 10 (15.63%) Technical Engineer
3 9 (14.06%) Developer
4 7 (10.94%) Applications Support
5 6 (9.38%) Software Developer
5 6 (9.38%) Cisco Engineer
6 5 (7.81%) Systems Engineer
7 4 (6.25%) Solutions Architect
7 4 (6.25%) Architect
8 3 (4.69%) C# Developer
9 2 (3.13%) C# Software Engineer
9 2 (3.13%) Software Tester
9 2 (3.13%) Tester
9 2 (3.13%) Analyst
9 2 (3.13%) Senior Developer
9 2 (3.13%) Programmer
9 2 (3.13%) Test Analyst
9 2 (3.13%) Consultant
9 2 (3.13%) Account Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 24 (37.50%) HTML
1 24 (37.50%) .NET
2 20 (31.25%) XML
3 19 (29.69%) CSS
3 19 (29.69%) HTML5
4 18 (28.13%) Java EE
5 5 (7.81%) ASP.NET
6 1 (1.56%) SOAP
6 1 (1.56%) Web Services
6 1 (1.56%) XHTML
6 1 (1.56%) WSDL
6 1 (1.56%) Hibernate
6 1 (1.56%) Spring
6 1 (1.56%) Dojo
6 1 (1.56%) Spring MVC
6 1 (1.56%) Apache Flex
6 1 (1.56%) Spring Web Flow
6 1 (1.56%) JPA
Miscellaneous
1 1 (1.56%) Client/Server
1 1 (1.56%) Management Information System
1 1 (1.56%) Clustering
1 1 (1.56%) Computer Science
1 1 (1.56%) RIA
1 1 (1.56%) RMADS
1 1 (1.56%) Open Source
Operating Systems
1 10 (15.63%) Windows
2 7 (10.94%) Linux
2 7 (10.94%) UNIX
3 3 (4.69%) Windows Server 2003
4 1 (1.56%) Android
4 1 (1.56%) Windows Server 2008
4 1 (1.56%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 25 (39.06%) Software Engineering
2 23 (35.94%) Requirements Analysis
2 23 (35.94%) Mentoring
3 18 (28.13%) Software Architecture
3 18 (28.13%) OO
4 10 (15.63%) Time Management
5 7 (10.94%) UML
5 7 (10.94%) Logistics
6 5 (7.81%) Validation
6 5 (7.81%) Agile Software Development
6 5 (7.81%) Requirements Management
6 5 (7.81%) Software Testing
6 5 (7.81%) DoDAF
6 5 (7.81%) MODAF
6 5 (7.81%) SysML
7 3 (4.69%) Enterprise Architecture
7 3 (4.69%) Change Management
7 3 (4.69%) Customer Engagement
7 3 (4.69%) Performance Monitoring
7 3 (4.69%) Network Monitoring
Programming Languages
1 23 (35.94%) C#
2 22 (34.38%) C++
3 20 (31.25%) Java
4 18 (28.13%) Python
5 7 (10.94%) JavaScript
6 4 (6.25%) SQL
7 2 (3.13%) C
8 1 (1.56%) VB
8 1 (1.56%) VB.NET
8 1 (1.56%) ABAP
Qualifications
1 64 (100.00%) Security Cleared
2 31 (48.44%) DV Cleared
3 13 (20.31%) CCNA
3 13 (20.31%) Cisco Certification
4 3 (4.69%) CCSA
4 3 (4.69%) ISEB
4 3 (4.69%) CCNP
5 2 (3.13%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
5 2 (3.13%) ISTQB
6 1 (1.56%) Degree
6 1 (1.56%) Microsoft Certification
6 1 (1.56%) MCP
6 1 (1.56%) MCSE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (15.63%) SLA
2 9 (14.06%) QA
3 1 (1.56%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 1 (1.56%) NFS
1 1 (1.56%) Active Directory
1 1 (1.56%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 1 (1.56%) Tivoli
1 1 (1.56%) Hyperic
Vendors
1 13 (20.31%) Cisco
1 13 (20.31%) Microsoft
1 13 (20.31%) CheckPoint
2 10 (15.63%) NetScout
2 10 (15.63%) Riverbed
2 10 (15.63%) F5
2 10 (15.63%) Avaya
3 3 (4.69%) Nokia
3 3 (4.69%) Oracle
3 3 (4.69%) HP
3 3 (4.69%) Brocade
4 1 (1.56%) VMware
4 1 (1.56%) SAP
4 1 (1.56%) IBM
4 1 (1.56%) Red Hat
4 1 (1.56%) Adobe