The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Bedfordshire with a requirement for Security Cleared qualifications. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 23 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
23 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Security Clearance
East of England / Bedfordshire
Rank 66 68 79
Rank change year-on-year +2 +11  
Permanent jobs citing Security Cleared 5 17 11
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Bedfordshire 0.79% 2.15% 1.00%
As % of the Qualifications category 4.24% 7.52% 4.51%
Number of salaries quoted 5 10 11
Median salary £45,000 £40,000 £36,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +12.50% +11.11%  
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £46,500
% change year-on-year - -3.22%  

Security Cleared is in the academic qualifications and professional certifications category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all academic qualifications and professional certifications cited in permanent job vacancies advertised in Bedfordshire.

Academic & Professional Certification
Bedfordshire
Permanent job vacancies requiring academic qualifications or professional certifications 118 226 244
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Bedfordshire 18.61% 28.57% 22.20%
Number of salaries quoted 87 194 200
Median salary £40,000 £50,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -20.00% +11.11%  
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £30,000 £31,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £55,000 £67,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,500

Security Cleared
Job Vacancy Trend in Bedfordshire

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Bedfordshire citing Security Cleared as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the Qualifications category.

Job vacancy trend for Security Cleared in Bedfordshire

Security Cleared
Salary Trend in Bedfordshire

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

Salary trend for Security Cleared in Bedfordshire

Security Cleared
Job Locations in Bedfordshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Security Cleared within the Bedfordshire region over the 3 months to 23 March 2017. 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 Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Bedford +9 2 £45,000 +12.50%
Luton +5 2 £42,500 +6.25%
Security Cleared
East of England

Security Cleared
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bedfordshire

For the 6 months to 23 March 2017, IT jobs citing Security Cleared also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Bedfordshire region with a requirement for Security Cleared.

1 7 (43.75%) Java
1 7 (43.75%) Unit Testing
1 7 (43.75%) SDLC
2 6 (37.50%) REST
2 6 (37.50%) Mathematics
2 6 (37.50%) Computer Science
2 6 (37.50%) Web Development
2 6 (37.50%) Degree
2 6 (37.50%) SC Cleared
3 4 (25.00%) Microsoft
4 3 (18.75%) Eclipse
4 3 (18.75%) SQL
4 3 (18.75%) C#
4 3 (18.75%) MySQL
4 3 (18.75%) JBoss
4 3 (18.75%) Tomcat
4 3 (18.75%) Relational Database
5 2 (12.50%) Rational DOORS
5 2 (12.50%) ASP.NET MVC 4
5 2 (12.50%) Geospatial Data
5 2 (12.50%) Team Foundation Server
5 2 (12.50%) ASP.NET MVC
5 2 (12.50%) SaaS
5 2 (12.50%) .NET Framework
5 2 (12.50%) Java EE
5 2 (12.50%) TDD
5 2 (12.50%) Meridio
5 2 (12.50%) Subversion
5 2 (12.50%) MS PowerPoint
5 2 (12.50%) SharePoint Server

Security Cleared
Top Related IT Skills in Bedfordshire by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 3 (18.75%) JBoss
1 3 (18.75%) Tomcat
2 2 (12.50%) SharePoint
2 2 (12.50%) SharePoint Server
3 1 (6.25%) NetWeaver
Applications
1 2 (12.50%) MS Excel
1 2 (12.50%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 1 (6.25%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 2 (12.50%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (6.25%) BGP
1 1 (6.25%) Cisco Nexus
1 1 (6.25%) Firewall
1 1 (6.25%) FTP
1 1 (6.25%) LAN
1 1 (6.25%) Network Security
1 1 (6.25%) OSPF
1 1 (6.25%) Spanning Tree
1 1 (6.25%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (18.75%) MySQL
1 3 (18.75%) Relational Database
2 2 (12.50%) Geospatial Data
2 2 (12.50%) GIS
2 2 (12.50%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 3 (18.75%) Eclipse
2 2 (12.50%) Rational DOORS
2 2 (12.50%) Subversion
2 2 (12.50%) Team Foundation Server
2 2 (12.50%) Visual Studio
3 1 (6.25%) JIRA
3 1 (6.25%) JUnit
3 1 (6.25%) Mercurial
3 1 (6.25%) Mockito
3 1 (6.25%) Moq
3 1 (6.25%) Rational Rhapsody
3 1 (6.25%) TestComplete
General
1 2 (12.50%) Manufacturing
1 2 (12.50%) Military
1 2 (12.50%) Telecoms
2 1 (6.25%) Aerospace
2 1 (6.25%) Law
2 1 (6.25%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 9 (56.25%) Developer
2 6 (37.50%) Java Developer
3 3 (18.75%) Junior
3 3 (18.75%) Junior Developer
3 3 (18.75%) Junior Java Developer
4 2 (12.50%) Analyst
4 2 (12.50%) Project Manager
4 2 (12.50%) SQL Developer
4 2 (12.50%) SQL Server Developer
4 2 (12.50%) Test Engineer
4 2 (12.50%) Web Developer
5 1 (6.25%) ABAP Developer
5 1 (6.25%) Integration Engineer
5 1 (6.25%) SAP Developer
5 1 (6.25%) SAP PI Developer
5 1 (6.25%) Software Test Engineer
5 1 (6.25%) Systems Engineer
5 1 (6.25%) Systems Integration Engineer
5 1 (6.25%) Systems Test Engineer
5 1 (6.25%) Test and Integration Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (37.50%) REST
2 2 (12.50%) .NET
2 2 (12.50%) .NET Framework
2 2 (12.50%) ASP.NET
2 2 (12.50%) ASP.NET MVC
2 2 (12.50%) ASP.NET MVC 4
2 2 (12.50%) Java EE
3 1 (6.25%) BAPI
3 1 (6.25%) SAP PI
3 1 (6.25%) SOAP
3 1 (6.25%) Web Services
3 1 (6.25%) WSDL
3 1 (6.25%) XML
3 1 (6.25%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 6 (37.50%) Computer Science
2 2 (12.50%) Management Information System
3 1 (6.25%) Data Centre
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (43.75%) SDLC
1 7 (43.75%) Unit Testing
2 6 (37.50%) Mathematics
2 6 (37.50%) Web Development
3 2 (12.50%) ERP
3 2 (12.50%) MVC
3 2 (12.50%) Project Management
3 2 (12.50%) TDD
4 1 (6.25%) Agile Software Development
4 1 (6.25%) BPEL
4 1 (6.25%) Issue Tracking
4 1 (6.25%) Software Engineering
4 1 (6.25%) Software Testing
4 1 (6.25%) UML
Programming Languages
1 7 (43.75%) Java
2 3 (18.75%) C#
2 3 (18.75%) SQL
3 2 (12.50%) T-SQL
4 1 (6.25%) ABAP
Qualifications
1 6 (37.50%) Degree
1 6 (37.50%) SC Cleared
2 1 (6.25%) CCNP
2 1 (6.25%) CCSA
2 1 (6.25%) CCSE
2 1 (6.25%) Cisco Certification
Vendors
1 4 (25.00%) Microsoft
2 2 (12.50%) Meridio
3 1 (6.25%) CheckPoint
3 1 (6.25%) Cisco
3 1 (6.25%) IBM
3 1 (6.25%) SAP
Bedfordshire
Executive Recruitment Services (ERS)
Salary: £35 - £45 per hour
Posted: 6 days ago