The table below looks at the statistics for BC Cleared in IT jobs advertised for the South West region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited BC Cleared over the 3 months to 29 April 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
29 Apr 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Basic Check (BC) Clearance
Rank 236 248 241
Rank change year-on-year
+12 -7
Permanent jobs citing BC Cleared 15 2 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 0.27% 0.032% 0.035%
As % of the Qualifications category 0.82% 0.11% 0.12%
Number of salaries quoted 15 0 2
Average salary £40,000 - £33,750
UK excluding London average salary £33,750 - £47,500
BC Cleared
England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Qualifications category in permanent jobs advertised in the South West region.

Qualifications Category
South West
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
1829 1881 1647
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 32.32% 30.43% 28.57%
Number of salaries quoted 1468 1439 1344
Average salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.75% -
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £25,000 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £55,000 £61,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

BC Cleared
Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

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

BC Cleared Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

BC Cleared
Salary Trend in the South West

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

BC Cleared Salary Trend in the South West

BC Cleared
Salary Histogram in the South West

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing BC Cleared across the South West region over the 3 months to 29 April 2016.

BC Cleared Salary Histogram in the South West

BC Cleared
Job Locations in the South West

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing BC Cleared within the South West region over the 3 months to 29 April 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
Wiltshire +4 11 £40,000 -
Somerset - 3 £19,500 -
Bristol -4 1 £35,000 -
BC Cleared
England

BC Cleared
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 29 April 2016, IT jobs across the South West region citing BC 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 BC Cleared.

1 26 (100.00%) Security Cleared
2 23 (88.46%) .NET
2 23 (88.46%) UML
3 19 (73.08%) SOA
3 19 (73.08%) SQL Server
3 19 (73.08%) SharePoint 2010
3 19 (73.08%) PowerShell
3 19 (73.08%) SharePoint
3 19 (73.08%) SharePoint 2013
3 19 (73.08%) REST
4 13 (50.00%) SC Cleared
5 11 (42.31%) SQL
6 5 (19.23%) Service Delivery
6 5 (19.23%) ITIL
7 4 (15.38%) OO
7 4 (15.38%) T-SQL
7 4 (15.38%) VB.NET
7 4 (15.38%) ASP.NET
7 4 (15.38%) C#
7 4 (15.38%) HTML
7 4 (15.38%) Java
7 4 (15.38%) JavaScript
7 4 (15.38%) Agile Software Development
7 4 (15.38%) Software Engineering
7 4 (15.38%) PL/SQL
7 4 (15.38%) jQuery
7 4 (15.38%) .NET Framework
7 4 (15.38%) Degree
8 2 (7.69%) VMware
9 1 (3.85%) Office 365

BC Cleared
Top Related IT Skills in the South West by Category

For the 6 months to 29 April 2016, IT jobs across the South West region citing BC 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 BC Cleared. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 19 (73.08%) SharePoint
1 19 (73.08%) SharePoint 2010
1 19 (73.08%) SharePoint 2013
2 1 (3.85%) Exchange Server 2007
2 1 (3.85%) Exchange Server 2010
2 1 (3.85%) MS Exchange
2 1 (3.85%) Tomcat
Applications
1 1 (3.85%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 1 (3.85%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 1 (3.85%) Firewall
1 1 (3.85%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 19 (73.08%) SQL Server
Job Titles
1 23 (88.46%) Developer
2 19 (73.08%) SharePoint Developer
3 7 (26.92%) SQL Developer
4 4 (15.38%) Graduate
4 4 (15.38%) Graduate Developer
4 4 (15.38%) Graduate Software Developer
4 4 (15.38%) Software Developer
5 2 (7.69%) SharePoint Engineer
6 1 (3.85%) 2nd Line Engineer
6 1 (3.85%) 2nd Line Support
6 1 (3.85%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
6 1 (3.85%) Administrator
6 1 (3.85%) Applications Developer
6 1 (3.85%) Delivery Project Manager
6 1 (3.85%) IT Engineer
6 1 (3.85%) IT Manager
6 1 (3.85%) IT Support
6 1 (3.85%) PRINCE2 Project Manager
6 1 (3.85%) Support Engineer
6 1 (3.85%) Systems Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 23 (88.46%) .NET
2 19 (73.08%) REST
3 4 (15.38%) .NET Framework
3 4 (15.38%) ASP.NET
3 4 (15.38%) HTML
3 4 (15.38%) jQuery
Miscellaneous
1 1 (3.85%) Driving Licence
Operating Systems
1 1 (3.85%) Linux
1 1 (3.85%) Windows
1 1 (3.85%) Windows Server 2003
1 1 (3.85%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 23 (88.46%) UML
2 19 (73.08%) SOA
3 5 (19.23%) ITIL
3 5 (19.23%) Service Delivery
4 4 (15.38%) Agile Software Development
4 4 (15.38%) OO
4 4 (15.38%) Software Engineering
5 1 (3.85%) Cybersecurity
5 1 (3.85%) DevOps
5 1 (3.85%) PRINCE2
5 1 (3.85%) Waterfall
5 1 (3.85%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 19 (73.08%) PowerShell
2 11 (42.31%) SQL
3 4 (15.38%) C#
3 4 (15.38%) Java
3 4 (15.38%) JavaScript
3 4 (15.38%) PL/SQL
3 4 (15.38%) T-SQL
3 4 (15.38%) VB.NET
4 1 (3.85%) Bash Shell
4 1 (3.85%) Perl
4 1 (3.85%) Python
Qualifications
1 26 (100.00%) Security Cleared
2 13 (50.00%) SC Cleared
3 4 (15.38%) Degree
4 1 (3.85%) BPSS Clearance
4 1 (3.85%) CCNA
4 1 (3.85%) Cisco Certification
4 1 (3.85%) DV Cleared
4 1 (3.85%) ITIL Certification
4 1 (3.85%) PMI Certification
4 1 (3.85%) PMP
System Software
1 1 (3.85%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 2 (7.69%) VMware
2 1 (3.85%) Microsoft