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 20 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
20 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Security Check (SC) Clearance
Rank 68 54 52
Rank change year-on-year
-14 -2
Permanent jobs citing SC Cleared 12 8 12
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Somerset 1.56% 1.43% 1.99%
As % of the Qualifications category 6.74% 5.30% 5.91%
Number of salaries quoted 8 8 8
Average salary £29,000 £25,250 £32,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+14.85% -21.09%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,100 £25,000 £22,225
10% offered a salary of more than £42,000 £30,450 £32,900
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+11.11% -
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
178 151 203
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Somerset 23.18% 26.92% 33.61%
Number of salaries quoted 147 137 190
Average salary £32,500 £35,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-7.14% -
90% offered a salary of more than £21,000 £20,000 £23,250
10% offered a salary of more than £48,500 £41,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.21% +2.50%

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 20 August 2014.

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 20 August 2014. 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 3 £27,500 -8.33%
Templecombe - 3 - -
Yeovil - 3 £29,000 -
Taunton -7 1 - - 3
SC Cleared
South West

SC Cleared
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Somerset

For the 6 months to 20 August 2014, 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 30 (100.00%) Security Cleared
2 18 (60.00%) Degree
3 10 (33.33%) Computer Science
3 10 (33.33%) Management Information System
3 10 (33.33%) Aerospace
3 10 (33.33%) Microsoft
4 9 (30.00%) ITIL
4 9 (30.00%) Windows
5 7 (23.33%) OO
5 7 (23.33%) MS Excel
5 7 (23.33%) C++
5 7 (23.33%) Java
5 7 (23.33%) Software Engineering
6 6 (20.00%) Risk Analysis
6 6 (20.00%) SCCM
6 6 (20.00%) VMware
6 6 (20.00%) Risk Management
6 6 (20.00%) Electronics
6 6 (20.00%) Telecoms
6 6 (20.00%) Finance
6 6 (20.00%) Project Management
6 6 (20.00%) C#
7 5 (16.67%) HTML
7 5 (16.67%) JavaScript
7 5 (16.67%) .NET
7 5 (16.67%) MS Project
7 5 (16.67%) PhD
7 5 (16.67%) Linux
7 5 (16.67%) UML
7 5 (16.67%) Primavera

SC Cleared
Top Related IT Skills in Somerset by Category

For the 6 months to 20 August 2014, 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 4 (13.33%) MS Exchange
2 1 (3.33%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
2 1 (3.33%) IIS
2 1 (3.33%) Apache
2 1 (3.33%) SharePoint
Applications
1 7 (23.33%) MS Excel
2 5 (16.67%) MS PowerPoint
2 5 (16.67%) MS Project
3 3 (10.00%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (3.33%) assyst
Communications & Networking
1 4 (13.33%) DNS
2 3 (10.00%) DHCP
3 2 (6.67%) SAN
4 1 (3.33%) Internet
4 1 (3.33%) Nortel Meridian
4 1 (3.33%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (3.33%) MySQL
1 1 (3.33%) SQL Server
1 1 (3.33%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 5 (16.67%) Rational Rhapsody
2 1 (3.33%) MSI
2 1 (3.33%) Selenium
General
1 10 (33.33%) Aerospace
2 6 (20.00%) Electronics
2 6 (20.00%) Telecoms
2 6 (20.00%) Finance
3 5 (16.67%) Military
4 1 (3.33%) Front Office
4 1 (3.33%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 7 (23.33%) Software Engineer
2 5 (16.67%) Architect
2 5 (16.67%) Solutions Architect
3 3 (10.00%) Support Specialist
3 3 (10.00%) 3rd Line Support
3 3 (10.00%) Infrastructure Specialist
3 3 (10.00%) Infrastructure Support Specialist
4 2 (6.67%) Senior Java Software Engineer
4 2 (6.67%) Senior C++ Software Engineer
4 2 (6.67%) Senior Software Engineer
4 2 (6.67%) C++ Software Engineer
4 2 (6.67%) Java Software Engineer
4 2 (6.67%) 2nd Line Support
4 2 (6.67%) Support Technician
4 2 (6.67%) Analyst
5 1 (3.33%) Test Analyst
5 1 (3.33%) Systems Support
5 1 (3.33%) Tester
5 1 (3.33%) Desktop Support
5 1 (3.33%) Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (16.67%) HTML
1 5 (16.67%) .NET
1 5 (16.67%) HTML5
2 1 (3.33%) JSP
2 1 (3.33%) XML
2 1 (3.33%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 10 (33.33%) Management Information System
1 10 (33.33%) Computer Science
2 5 (16.67%) Mathematics
2 5 (16.67%) Human Factors
3 1 (3.33%) Video Conferencing
3 1 (3.33%) Visualisation
3 1 (3.33%) CESG
3 1 (3.33%) CESG CLAS
3 1 (3.33%) Statistics
3 1 (3.33%) Blackberry
Operating Systems
1 9 (30.00%) Windows
2 5 (16.67%) Linux
2 5 (16.67%) Windows Server 2003
3 4 (13.33%) Windows Server 2008
4 3 (10.00%) Windows 7
5 1 (3.33%) Windows 8
5 1 (3.33%) Windows XP
5 1 (3.33%) Solaris
5 1 (3.33%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (30.00%) ITIL
2 7 (23.33%) OO
2 7 (23.33%) Software Engineering
3 6 (20.00%) Project Management
3 6 (20.00%) Risk Management
3 6 (20.00%) Risk Analysis
4 5 (16.67%) UML
4 5 (16.67%) DoDAF
4 5 (16.67%) MODAF
4 5 (16.67%) Requirements Analysis
4 5 (16.67%) Project Planning
4 5 (16.67%) Information Management
4 5 (16.67%) Supply Chain Management
4 5 (16.67%) Critical Path Analysis
4 5 (16.67%) Communications Security
4 5 (16.67%) Monte Carlo Method
4 5 (16.67%) Requirements Engineering
4 5 (16.67%) Earned Value Management
5 4 (13.33%) Information Security
6 3 (10.00%) ITIL V3
Programming Languages
1 7 (23.33%) C++
1 7 (23.33%) Java
2 6 (20.00%) C#
3 5 (16.67%) JavaScript
3 5 (16.67%) Python
3 5 (16.67%) Objective-C
4 4 (13.33%) PowerShell
5 3 (10.00%) VBScript
6 2 (6.67%) C
6 2 (6.67%) SQL
7 1 (3.33%) Bash Shell
7 1 (3.33%) ABAP
7 1 (3.33%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 30 (100.00%) Security Cleared
2 18 (60.00%) Degree
3 5 (16.67%) Chartered Engineer
3 5 (16.67%) PhD
4 1 (3.33%) Microsoft Certification
4 1 (3.33%) ITIL Certification
4 1 (3.33%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
4 1 (3.33%) MCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (3.33%) JSP 440
System Software
1 3 (10.00%) Active Directory
1 3 (10.00%) VMware Infrastructure
1 3 (10.00%) VMware ESXi
2 1 (3.33%) Microsoft App-V
Systems Management
1 6 (20.00%) SCCM
2 1 (3.33%) SCOM
2 1 (3.33%) Nagios
2 1 (3.33%) WSUS
Vendors
1 10 (33.33%) Microsoft
2 6 (20.00%) VMware
3 5 (16.67%) Primavera
4 3 (10.00%) Cisco
4 3 (10.00%) Intel
5 1 (3.33%) Nortel
5 1 (3.33%) Citrix
5 1 (3.33%) Remedy
5 1 (3.33%) Oracle
5 1 (3.33%) SAP
5 1 (3.33%) Altiris