The table below looks at the statistics for Security Cleared in IT jobs advertised for the Somerset region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Security Cleared over the 3 months to 11 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
11 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Security Clearance
Rank 42 20 53
Rank change year-on-year
-22 +33
Permanent jobs citing Security Cleared 30 56 17
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Somerset 4.95% 11.29% 2.77%
As % of the Qualifications category 17.44% 39.72% 11.97%
Number of salaries quoted 26 41 14
Average salary £34,000 £44,000 £32,327
Average salary % change year-on-year
-22.72% +36.11%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,750 £27,500 £23,680
10% offered a salary of more than £51,250 £55,000 £48,800
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £45,000 £41,000
% change year-on-year
- +9.75%
Security 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
172 141 142
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Somerset 28.38% 28.43% 23.13%
Number of salaries quoted 144 123 116
Average salary £35,000 £37,500 £32,853
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.66% +14.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,000 £23,000 £20,000
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £50,000 £49,800
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

Security Cleared
Jobs Demand Trend in Somerset

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

Security Cleared Jobs Demand Trend in Somerset

Security Cleared
Salary Trend in Somerset

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

Security Cleared Salary Trend in Somerset

Security Cleared
Salary Histogram in Somerset

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Security Cleared across the Somerset region over the 3 months to 11 February 2016.

Security Cleared Salary Histogram in Somerset

Security 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 Security Cleared within the Somerset region over the 3 months to 11 February 2016. 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
Yeovil -8 9 £32,500 -4.41% 1
Taunton -16 8 £41,250 -6.25%
Bath -19 4 £43,750 -8.85%
Security Cleared
South West

Security Cleared
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Somerset

For the 6 months to 11 February 2016, IT jobs across the Somerset 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 24 (48.98%) SC Cleared
2 16 (32.65%) Telecoms
3 15 (30.61%) Aerospace
3 15 (30.61%) Software Engineering
4 12 (24.49%) C++
4 12 (24.49%) SQL
5 11 (22.45%) MySQL
5 11 (22.45%) Law
5 11 (22.45%) Qt
6 10 (20.41%) Degree
6 10 (20.41%) Windows
7 9 (18.37%) OO
8 8 (16.33%) Project Management
9 7 (14.29%) Active Directory
9 7 (14.29%) MS Excel
9 7 (14.29%) Agile Software Development
10 6 (12.24%) OOP
10 6 (12.24%) T-SQL
10 6 (12.24%) Java
10 6 (12.24%) C
10 6 (12.24%) C#
10 6 (12.24%) ISO/IEC 27001
10 6 (12.24%) Windows 7
10 6 (12.24%) SCCM
10 6 (12.24%) HMG Security Policy Framework
11 5 (10.20%) Requirements Engineering
11 5 (10.20%) Rational DOORS
11 5 (10.20%) Signal Processing
11 5 (10.20%) Application Packaging
11 5 (10.20%) Incident Management

Security Cleared
Top Related IT Skills in Somerset by Category

For the 6 months to 11 February 2016, IT jobs across the Somerset 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 7 (14.29%) MS Excel
2 2 (4.08%) MS Office
3 1 (2.04%) MS PowerPoint
3 1 (2.04%) MS Visio
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (22.45%) MySQL
2 3 (6.12%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 5 (10.20%) Rational DOORS
General
1 16 (32.65%) Telecoms
2 15 (30.61%) Aerospace
3 11 (22.45%) Law
4 4 (8.16%) Finance
5 3 (6.12%) Military
6 2 (4.08%) Manufacturing
6 2 (4.08%) Retail
Job Titles
1 10 (20.41%) Developer
2 9 (18.37%) Software Developer
2 9 (18.37%) Software Engineer
3 7 (14.29%) C++ Software Engineer
3 7 (14.29%) Systems Engineer
4 6 (12.24%) IT Engineer
4 6 (12.24%) IT Security Officer
4 6 (12.24%) IT Support
4 6 (12.24%) IT Support Engineer
4 6 (12.24%) Security Officer
4 6 (12.24%) Support Engineer
5 3 (6.12%) C# Developer
5 3 (6.12%) C# Software Developer
5 3 (6.12%) DBA
5 3 (6.12%) Graduate
5 3 (6.12%) Graduate Developer
5 3 (6.12%) Graduate Software Developer
5 3 (6.12%) Requirements Engineer
5 3 (6.12%) SQL DBA
5 3 (6.12%) SQL Server DBA
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (22.45%) Qt
2 4 (8.16%) .NET
3 3 (6.12%) .NET Framework
3 3 (6.12%) ASP.NET
3 3 (6.12%) HTML
3 3 (6.12%) jQuery
Miscellaneous
1 2 (4.08%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (2.04%) Cyberthreat
2 1 (2.04%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 10 (20.41%) Windows
2 6 (12.24%) Windows 7
3 4 (8.16%) Windows Server
4 3 (6.12%) Windows Server 2003
5 1 (2.04%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (30.61%) Software Engineering
2 9 (18.37%) OO
3 8 (16.33%) Project Management
4 7 (14.29%) Agile Software Development
5 6 (12.24%) OOP
6 5 (10.20%) Application Packaging
6 5 (10.20%) Incident Management
6 5 (10.20%) PRINCE2
6 5 (10.20%) Requirements Engineering
6 5 (10.20%) Signal Processing
7 3 (6.12%) ITIL
7 3 (6.12%) Performance Monitoring
7 3 (6.12%) Service Delivery
7 3 (6.12%) UML
7 3 (6.12%) Validation
7 3 (6.12%) Waterfall
8 2 (4.08%) Logistics
8 2 (4.08%) MODAF
9 1 (2.04%) Enterprise Architecture
9 1 (2.04%) Requirements Management
Programming Languages
1 12 (24.49%) C++
1 12 (24.49%) SQL
2 6 (12.24%) C
2 6 (12.24%) C#
2 6 (12.24%) Java
2 6 (12.24%) T-SQL
3 3 (6.12%) JavaScript
3 3 (6.12%) PL/SQL
3 3 (6.12%) PowerShell
3 3 (6.12%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 24 (48.98%) SC Cleared
2 10 (20.41%) Degree
3 3 (6.12%) BC Cleared
3 3 (6.12%) DV Cleared
4 1 (2.04%) Chartered Engineer
4 1 (2.04%) HNC
4 1 (2.04%) HND
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (12.24%) HMG Security Policy Framework
1 6 (12.24%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 2 (4.08%) ISO 9001
2 2 (4.08%) QA
3 1 (2.04%) JSP 440
3 1 (2.04%) RMADS
3 1 (2.04%) SLA
System Software
1 7 (14.29%) Active Directory
2 1 (2.04%) VMware ESXi
2 1 (2.04%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (2.04%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 6 (12.24%) SCCM
Vendors
1 3 (6.12%) Microsoft
2 1 (2.04%) ION Trading
2 1 (2.04%) VMware