The table below looks at the statistics for SC Cleared in IT jobs advertised for the Taunton 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 24 17 20
Rank change year-on-year
-7 +3
Permanent jobs citing SC Cleared 1 3 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Taunton 1.03% 5.77% 2.25%
As % of the Qualifications category 4.55% 20.00% 6.90%
Number of salaries quoted 0 3 2
Average salary - £25,000 £23,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +8.69%
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+11.11% -
SC Cleared
Somerset

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

Qualifications Category
Taunton
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
22 15 29
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Taunton 22.68% 28.85% 32.58%
Number of salaries quoted 15 14 29
Average salary £39,500 £29,500 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+33.89% -9.23%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,712 £22,000 £23,150
10% offered a salary of more than £58,250 £32,500 £45,000
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 Taunton

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

SC Cleared Jobs Demand Trend in Taunton

SC Cleared
Salary Trend in Taunton

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

SC Cleared Salary Trend in Taunton

SC Cleared
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Taunton

For the 6 months to 20 August 2014, IT jobs across the Taunton 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 3 (100.00%) Security Cleared
2 2 (66.67%) Microsoft
2 2 (66.67%) Management Information System
3 1 (33.33%) Front Office
3 1 (33.33%) Back Office
3 1 (33.33%) Risk Management
3 1 (33.33%) Finance
3 1 (33.33%) Migration
3 1 (33.33%) VMware
3 1 (33.33%) Risk Assessment
3 1 (33.33%) Information Security
3 1 (33.33%) CESG
3 1 (33.33%) CESG CLAS
3 1 (33.33%) TDD
3 1 (33.33%) Statistics
3 1 (33.33%) Selenium
3 1 (33.33%) Risk Analysis
3 1 (33.33%) User Acceptance Testing
3 1 (33.33%) JSP 440
3 1 (33.33%) Service Management
3 1 (33.33%) Change Management
3 1 (33.33%) ITSM
3 1 (33.33%) JSP
3 1 (33.33%) ITIL
3 1 (33.33%) MCP
3 1 (33.33%) Windows
3 1 (33.33%) Active Directory
3 1 (33.33%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (33.33%) SAN
3 1 (33.33%) Windows Server 2003

SC Cleared
Top Related IT Skills in Taunton by Category

For the 6 months to 20 August 2014, IT jobs across the Taunton 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.

Communications & Networking
1 1 (33.33%) SAN
Development Applications
1 1 (33.33%) Selenium
General
1 1 (33.33%) Front Office
1 1 (33.33%) Back Office
1 1 (33.33%) Finance
Job Titles
1 2 (66.67%) Analyst
2 1 (33.33%) Test Analyst
2 1 (33.33%) Infrastructure Analyst
2 1 (33.33%) Senior Analyst
2 1 (33.33%) Senior Test Analyst
2 1 (33.33%) Senior Tester
2 1 (33.33%) Security Manager
2 1 (33.33%) Security Assurance Manager
2 1 (33.33%) Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (33.33%) JSP
1 1 (33.33%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 2 (66.67%) Management Information System
2 1 (33.33%) CESG
2 1 (33.33%) CESG CLAS
2 1 (33.33%) Statistics
Operating Systems
1 1 (33.33%) Windows
1 1 (33.33%) Windows Server 2003
1 1 (33.33%) Windows Server 2008
1 1 (33.33%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (33.33%) ITIL
1 1 (33.33%) Project Management
1 1 (33.33%) Service Management
1 1 (33.33%) Change Management
1 1 (33.33%) ITSM
1 1 (33.33%) Risk Management
1 1 (33.33%) Migration
1 1 (33.33%) Risk Assessment
1 1 (33.33%) Information Security
1 1 (33.33%) TDD
1 1 (33.33%) Risk Analysis
1 1 (33.33%) User Acceptance Testing
1 1 (33.33%) Capacity Planning
1 1 (33.33%) BDD
1 1 (33.33%) Automation Testing
Qualifications
1 3 (100.00%) Security Cleared
2 1 (33.33%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
2 1 (33.33%) MCP
2 1 (33.33%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (33.33%) JSP 440
System Software
1 1 (33.33%) Active Directory
1 1 (33.33%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 2 (66.67%) Microsoft
2 1 (33.33%) VMware