The table below looks at the statistics for Security Cleared in IT jobs advertised for the Taunton region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Security Cleared over the 3 months to 8 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
8 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Security Clearance
Rank 22 4 4
Rank change year-on-year
-18 0
Permanent jobs citing Security Cleared 8 14 9
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Taunton 7.62% 22.95% 20.00%
As % of the Qualifications category 80.00% 73.68% 47.37%
Number of salaries quoted 6 11 8
Average salary £41,250 £44,000 £29,712
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.25% +48.08%
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £45,000 £41,000
% change year-on-year
- +9.75%
Security 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
10 19 19
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Taunton 9.52% 31.15% 42.22%
Number of salaries quoted 7 16 14
Average salary £41,250 £37,500 £31,800
Average salary % change year-on-year
+10.00% +17.92%
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

Security Cleared
Jobs Demand Trend in Taunton

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

Security Cleared Jobs Demand Trend in Taunton

Security Cleared
Salary Trend in Taunton

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

Security Cleared Salary Trend in Taunton

Security Cleared
Top 27 Related IT Skills in Taunton

For the 6 months to 8 February 2016, IT jobs across the Taunton 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 7 (53.85%) Windows
2 6 (46.15%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 6 (46.15%) SC Cleared
2 6 (46.15%) HMG Security Policy Framework
3 5 (38.46%) Application Packaging
3 5 (38.46%) Windows 7
3 5 (38.46%) SCCM
3 5 (38.46%) PRINCE2
3 5 (38.46%) Incident Management
3 5 (38.46%) MS Excel
3 5 (38.46%) Active Directory
3 5 (38.46%) Project Management
3 5 (38.46%) Telecoms
4 2 (15.38%) Windows Server 2003
4 2 (15.38%) SQL
4 2 (15.38%) T-SQL
4 2 (15.38%) SQL Server
4 2 (15.38%) Performance Monitoring
4 2 (15.38%) PowerShell
4 2 (15.38%) Windows Server
5 1 (7.69%) Cyberthreat
5 1 (7.69%) JSP 440
5 1 (7.69%) RMADS
5 1 (7.69%) SLA
5 1 (7.69%) Microsoft
5 1 (7.69%) Risk Management
5 1 (7.69%) Information Security

Security Cleared
Top Related IT Skills in Taunton by Category

For the 6 months to 8 February 2016, IT jobs across the Taunton 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 5 (38.46%) MS Excel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (15.38%) SQL Server
General
1 5 (38.46%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 6 (46.15%) IT Security Officer
1 6 (46.15%) Security Officer
2 5 (38.46%) IT Engineer
2 5 (38.46%) IT Support
2 5 (38.46%) IT Support Engineer
2 5 (38.46%) Support Engineer
3 2 (15.38%) DBA
3 2 (15.38%) SQL DBA
3 2 (15.38%) SQL Server DBA
4 1 (7.69%) Administrator
4 1 (7.69%) Information Officer
4 1 (7.69%) Information Security Officer
4 1 (7.69%) Server Administrator
Miscellaneous
1 1 (7.69%) Cyberthreat
Operating Systems
1 7 (53.85%) Windows
2 5 (38.46%) Windows 7
3 2 (15.38%) Windows Server
3 2 (15.38%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (38.46%) Application Packaging
1 5 (38.46%) Incident Management
1 5 (38.46%) PRINCE2
1 5 (38.46%) Project Management
2 2 (15.38%) Performance Monitoring
3 1 (7.69%) Information Security
3 1 (7.69%) Risk Management
Programming Languages
1 2 (15.38%) PowerShell
1 2 (15.38%) SQL
1 2 (15.38%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 6 (46.15%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (46.15%) HMG Security Policy Framework
1 6 (46.15%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (7.69%) JSP 440
2 1 (7.69%) RMADS
2 1 (7.69%) SLA
System Software
1 5 (38.46%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 5 (38.46%) SCCM
Vendors
1 1 (7.69%) Microsoft