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 30 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
30 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Security Check (SC) Clearance
Rank 39 57 63
Rank change year-on-year
+18 +6
Permanent jobs citing SC Cleared 24 11 11
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Somerset 4.72% 1.90% 1.65%
As % of the Qualifications category 15.69% 9.17% 4.55%
Number of salaries quoted 15 3 7
Average salary £40,000 £32,853 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+21.75% -17.86%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,100 £29,046 £32,400
10% offered a salary of more than £58,000 £32,853 £47,000
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
153 120 242
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Somerset 30.06% 20.73% 36.39%
Number of salaries quoted 130 100 226
Average salary £36,750 £32,500 £34,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+13.07% -5.79%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £20,060 £24,500
10% offered a salary of more than £49,000 £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 30 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 30 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 - 11 £45,000 -
Yeovil +8 8 £34,000 - 1
Taunton +3 2 £30,750 -6.40%
SC Cleared
South West

SC Cleared
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Somerset

For the 6 months to 30 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 52 (100.00%) Security Cleared
2 20 (38.46%) DV Cleared
3 18 (34.62%) .NET
4 17 (32.69%) C#
4 17 (32.69%) HTML
5 16 (30.77%) C++
6 15 (28.85%) Software Engineering
7 14 (26.92%) Java
8 13 (25.00%) CSS
8 13 (25.00%) XML
8 13 (25.00%) Requirements Analysis
8 13 (25.00%) HTML5
8 13 (25.00%) Mentoring
8 13 (25.00%) Critical Success Factor
9 12 (23.08%) Software Architecture
9 12 (23.08%) Java EE
9 12 (23.08%) OO
9 12 (23.08%) Python
10 11 (21.15%) CheckPoint
10 11 (21.15%) Cisco
10 11 (21.15%) Microsoft
10 11 (21.15%) CCNA
10 11 (21.15%) Cisco Certification
11 9 (17.31%) Windows
11 9 (17.31%) MS Excel
11 9 (17.31%) QA
12 8 (15.38%) NetScout
12 8 (15.38%) Banking
12 8 (15.38%) Finance
12 8 (15.38%) WAN

SC Cleared
Top Related IT Skills in Somerset by Category

For the 6 months to 30 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 (9.62%) SharePoint
2 1 (1.92%) Joomla!
2 1 (1.92%) Alfresco
2 1 (1.92%) SharePoint 2010
2 1 (1.92%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 9 (17.31%) MS Excel
2 8 (15.38%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 2 (3.85%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (1.92%) Office 365
2 1 (1.92%) Yammer
2 1 (1.92%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 8 (15.38%) WAN
1 8 (15.38%) LAN
2 3 (5.77%) VoIP
2 3 (5.77%) HTTP
2 3 (5.77%) VPN
2 3 (5.77%) DNS
2 3 (5.77%) SSL
2 3 (5.77%) SAN
2 3 (5.77%) Firewall
2 3 (5.77%) Wireless
2 3 (5.77%) IPsec
2 3 (5.77%) Cisco IOS
2 3 (5.77%) Network Security
2 3 (5.77%) Cisco ASA
2 3 (5.77%) NAS
3 2 (3.85%) Unified Communications
4 1 (1.92%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (5.77%) SQL Server
2 1 (1.92%) MongoDB
Development Applications
1 8 (15.38%) Rational Performance Tester
2 1 (1.92%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (1.92%) Rational DOORS
2 1 (1.92%) Apache Ivy
2 1 (1.92%) Ant
2 1 (1.92%) Visual Studio
2 1 (1.92%) Subversion
2 1 (1.92%) Maven
General
1 8 (15.38%) Finance
1 8 (15.38%) Banking
2 7 (13.46%) Legal
2 7 (13.46%) Military
3 3 (5.77%) Retail
4 1 (1.92%) Aerospace
Job Titles
1 14 (26.92%) Software Engineer
2 9 (17.31%) Developer
3 8 (15.38%) Field Engineer
3 8 (15.38%) Technical Engineer
4 7 (13.46%) Applications Support
5 6 (11.54%) Software Developer
5 6 (11.54%) Cisco Engineer
6 5 (9.62%) Architect
6 5 (9.62%) Solutions Architect
7 3 (5.77%) C# Developer
8 2 (3.85%) C# Software Engineer
8 2 (3.85%) Software Tester
8 2 (3.85%) Senior Developer
8 2 (3.85%) Programmer
8 2 (3.85%) Test Analyst
8 2 (3.85%) Consultant
8 2 (3.85%) Account Manager
8 2 (3.85%) Tester
8 2 (3.85%) Analyst
8 2 (3.85%) Software Programmer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 18 (34.62%) .NET
2 17 (32.69%) HTML
3 13 (25.00%) HTML5
3 13 (25.00%) CSS
3 13 (25.00%) XML
4 12 (23.08%) Java EE
5 5 (9.62%) ASP.NET
6 2 (3.85%) Web Services
7 1 (1.92%) Dojo
7 1 (1.92%) Spring MVC
7 1 (1.92%) Apache Flex
7 1 (1.92%) Spring Web Flow
7 1 (1.92%) JPA
7 1 (1.92%) JSP
7 1 (1.92%) SOAP
7 1 (1.92%) XHTML
7 1 (1.92%) WSDL
7 1 (1.92%) Hibernate
7 1 (1.92%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 1 (1.92%) Client/Server
1 1 (1.92%) Management Information System
1 1 (1.92%) CESG
1 1 (1.92%) CESG CLAS
1 1 (1.92%) Computer Science
1 1 (1.92%) RIA
1 1 (1.92%) RMADS
1 1 (1.92%) Open Source
Operating Systems
1 9 (17.31%) Windows
2 7 (13.46%) Linux
2 7 (13.46%) UNIX
3 2 (3.85%) Windows Server 2003
4 1 (1.92%) Android
4 1 (1.92%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (28.85%) Software Engineering
2 13 (25.00%) Requirements Analysis
2 13 (25.00%) Mentoring
2 13 (25.00%) Critical Success Factor
3 12 (23.08%) Software Architecture
3 12 (23.08%) OO
4 8 (15.38%) Time Management
5 7 (13.46%) Logistics
6 5 (9.62%) Software Testing
6 5 (9.62%) Agile Software Development
7 4 (7.69%) Enterprise Architecture
7 4 (7.69%) Customer Engagement
8 3 (5.77%) UML
8 3 (5.77%) Change Management
8 3 (5.77%) Performance Monitoring
8 3 (5.77%) Network Monitoring
9 2 (3.85%) CRM
9 2 (3.85%) Business Intelligence
9 2 (3.85%) Scrum
9 2 (3.85%) Test Automation
Programming Languages
1 17 (32.69%) C#
2 16 (30.77%) C++
3 14 (26.92%) Java
4 12 (23.08%) Python
5 7 (13.46%) JavaScript
6 4 (7.69%) SQL
7 2 (3.85%) C
8 1 (1.92%) VB
8 1 (1.92%) VB.NET
8 1 (1.92%) ABAP
Qualifications
1 52 (100.00%) Security Cleared
2 20 (38.46%) DV Cleared
3 11 (21.15%) CCNA
3 11 (21.15%) Cisco Certification
4 3 (5.77%) CCSA
4 3 (5.77%) ISEB
4 3 (5.77%) CCNP
5 2 (3.85%) ISTQB
5 2 (3.85%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
6 1 (1.92%) Degree
6 1 (1.92%) CISSP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (17.31%) QA
2 8 (15.38%) SLA
3 1 (1.92%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 1 (1.92%) JSP 440
Vendors
1 11 (21.15%) Cisco
1 11 (21.15%) Microsoft
1 11 (21.15%) CheckPoint
2 8 (15.38%) Avaya
2 8 (15.38%) NetScout
2 8 (15.38%) Riverbed
2 8 (15.38%) F5
3 3 (5.77%) HP
3 3 (5.77%) Nokia
3 3 (5.77%) Brocade
4 2 (3.85%) Oracle
5 1 (1.92%) SAP
5 1 (1.92%) Adobe