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

Location
3 months to
2 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Security Clearance
Rank 38 45 26
Rank change year-on-year
+7 -19
Permanent jobs citing Security Cleared 38 12 40
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Somerset 5.01% 2.23% 6.59%
As % of the Qualifications category 20.21% 7.89% 19.42%
Number of salaries quoted 22 9 36
Average salary £29,000 £25,500 £31,752
Average salary % change year-on-year
+13.72% -19.68%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,100 £25,000 £23,446
10% offered a salary of more than £44,250 £41,000 £40,000
UK excluding London average salary £47,500 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+11.76% -
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
188 152 206
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Somerset 24.77% 28.25% 33.94%
Number of salaries quoted 156 137 195
Average salary £31,000 £37,500 £34,900
Average salary % change year-on-year
-17.33% +7.44%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,000 £20,400 £23,250
10% offered a salary of more than £48,500 £42,450 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

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 2 September 2014.

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 2 September 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
Yeovil +5 8 £27,500 -
Bath -7 5 £20,500 -31.66%
Taunton -7 5 £29,712 +18.84% 4
Templecombe +2 4 - -
Frome -2 2 £45,000 +80.00%
Security Cleared
South West

Security Cleared
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Somerset

For the 6 months to 2 September 2014, 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 28 (45.90%) SC Cleared
2 24 (39.34%) Aerospace
3 21 (34.43%) Degree
4 16 (26.23%) ITIL
4 16 (26.23%) Microsoft
5 15 (24.59%) OO
5 15 (24.59%) Telecoms
5 15 (24.59%) Software Engineering
6 14 (22.95%) C++
7 13 (21.31%) Windows
8 11 (18.03%) MS Excel
8 11 (18.03%) Computer Science
9 10 (16.39%) SCCM
9 10 (16.39%) OOP
9 10 (16.39%) Management Information System
10 9 (14.75%) Service Management
10 9 (14.75%) C#
10 9 (14.75%) ISEB
10 9 (14.75%) QA
10 9 (14.75%) Software Testing
10 9 (14.75%) Line Management
11 8 (13.11%) ISTQB
11 8 (13.11%) Waterfall
11 8 (13.11%) Law
11 8 (13.11%) Scrum
11 8 (13.11%) Information Security
12 7 (11.48%) Electronics
12 7 (11.48%) Python
12 7 (11.48%) Java
13 6 (9.84%) SQL

Security Cleared
Top Related IT Skills in Somerset by Category

For the 6 months to 2 September 2014, 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.

Application Platforms
1 4 (6.56%) MS Exchange
2 1 (1.64%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
2 1 (1.64%) IIS
2 1 (1.64%) Apache
2 1 (1.64%) SharePoint
Applications
1 11 (18.03%) MS Excel
2 5 (8.20%) MS Office
3 3 (4.92%) MS Project
3 3 (4.92%) Simulink
3 3 (4.92%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 5 (8.20%) assyst
2 1 (1.64%) Maximo
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.64%) Cloud Computing
1 1 (1.64%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 4 (6.56%) DNS
2 3 (4.92%) DHCP
3 1 (1.64%) VPN
3 1 (1.64%) SSL
3 1 (1.64%) SAN
3 1 (1.64%) Internet
3 1 (1.64%) Firewall
3 1 (1.64%) Wireless
3 1 (1.64%) Nortel Meridian
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (9.84%) MySQL
2 1 (1.64%) SQL Server
2 1 (1.64%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 5 (8.20%) Rational Rhapsody
2 3 (4.92%) SpecFlow
2 3 (4.92%) Visual Studio
2 3 (4.92%) Team Foundation Server
2 3 (4.92%) Rational DOORS
3 1 (1.64%) MSI
3 1 (1.64%) Selenium
General
1 24 (39.34%) Aerospace
2 15 (24.59%) Telecoms
3 8 (13.11%) Law
4 7 (11.48%) Electronics
5 6 (9.84%) Military
6 4 (6.56%) Finance
7 1 (1.64%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 15 (24.59%) Software Engineer
2 7 (11.48%) Architect
3 5 (8.20%) Analyst
3 5 (8.20%) Test Manager
3 5 (8.20%) Test Analyst
3 5 (8.20%) Solutions Architect
3 5 (8.20%) QA Manager
3 5 (8.20%) Testing Manager
4 4 (6.56%) Senior Analyst
4 4 (6.56%) Senior Test Analyst
4 4 (6.56%) Business Manager
4 4 (6.56%) IT Manager
5 3 (4.92%) Systems Support
5 3 (4.92%) Support Engineer
5 3 (4.92%) Support Specialist
5 3 (4.92%) Infrastructure Specialist
5 3 (4.92%) 3rd Line Support
5 3 (4.92%) Infrastructure Support Specialist
6 2 (3.28%) Systems Engineer
6 2 (3.28%) Senior Java Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (8.20%) HTML
1 5 (8.20%) .NET
1 5 (8.20%) Qt
1 5 (8.20%) HTML5
2 1 (1.64%) JSP
2 1 (1.64%) Web Services
2 1 (1.64%) XML
2 1 (1.64%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 11 (18.03%) Computer Science
2 10 (16.39%) Management Information System
3 6 (9.84%) Mathematics
4 5 (8.20%) Human Factors
5 3 (4.92%) CESG
6 1 (1.64%) CESG CLAS
6 1 (1.64%) Physics
6 1 (1.64%) CMDB
6 1 (1.64%) RMADS
6 1 (1.64%) Video Conferencing
6 1 (1.64%) Visualisation
6 1 (1.64%) Blackberry
Operating Systems
1 13 (21.31%) Windows
2 6 (9.84%) Windows 7
3 5 (8.20%) Linux
4 4 (6.56%) Windows Server 2003
5 3 (4.92%) Windows Server 2008
6 1 (1.64%) Windows 8
6 1 (1.64%) Windows XP
6 1 (1.64%) Solaris
6 1 (1.64%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (26.23%) ITIL
2 15 (24.59%) OO
2 15 (24.59%) Software Engineering
3 10 (16.39%) OOP
4 9 (14.75%) Service Management
4 9 (14.75%) Software Testing
4 9 (14.75%) Line Management
5 8 (13.11%) Waterfall
5 8 (13.11%) Information Security
5 8 (13.11%) Scrum
6 6 (9.84%) ITSM
6 6 (9.84%) Risk Management
6 6 (9.84%) Migration
6 6 (9.84%) Information Management
6 6 (9.84%) Communications Security
7 5 (8.20%) Test Automation
7 5 (8.20%) Requirements Engineering
7 5 (8.20%) Agile Software Development
7 5 (8.20%) DoDAF
7 5 (8.20%) MODAF
Programming Languages
1 14 (22.95%) C++
2 9 (14.75%) C#
3 7 (11.48%) Java
3 7 (11.48%) Python
4 6 (9.84%) MATLAB
4 6 (9.84%) SQL
5 5 (8.20%) JavaScript
5 5 (8.20%) Objective-C
5 5 (8.20%) PowerShell
6 4 (6.56%) C
7 3 (4.92%) VBScript
8 1 (1.64%) ABAP
8 1 (1.64%) PL/SQL
8 1 (1.64%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 28 (45.90%) SC Cleared
2 21 (34.43%) Degree
3 9 (14.75%) ISEB
4 8 (13.11%) ISTQB
5 5 (8.20%) PhD
5 5 (8.20%) Chartered Engineer
6 4 (6.56%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
7 3 (4.92%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
8 1 (1.64%) DV Cleared
8 1 (1.64%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (14.75%) QA
2 3 (4.92%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 2 (3.28%) JSP 440
4 1 (1.64%) ISO 9000
System Software
1 6 (9.84%) Active Directory
2 3 (4.92%) VMware ESXi
3 2 (3.28%) VMware Infrastructure
4 1 (1.64%) Microsoft App-V
Systems Management
1 10 (16.39%) SCCM
2 1 (1.64%) SCOM
2 1 (1.64%) Nagios
2 1 (1.64%) WSUS
Vendors
1 16 (26.23%) Microsoft
2 5 (8.20%) VMware
3 4 (6.56%) Cisco
3 4 (6.56%) Primavera
4 3 (4.92%) Intel
5 2 (3.28%) Oracle
5 2 (3.28%) SAP
5 2 (3.28%) Remedy
6 1 (1.64%) Altiris
6 1 (1.64%) Fujitsu
6 1 (1.64%) HP
6 1 (1.64%) Nortel
6 1 (1.64%) Citrix
6 1 (1.64%) CheckPoint
Somerset
Novate IT Ltd
Salary: £30000 to £35000 per annum - benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Taunton, Somerset
UKHO
Posted: Yesterday
Taunton, Somerset
UKHO
Salary: £37,935 per annum + benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Taunton, Somerset
UKHO
Posted: 19 days ago