Period
to 21 August 2019

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 6 months to 21 August 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Security Clearance
East of England > Bedfordshire
6 months to
21 Aug 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 72 63 82
Rank change year-on-year -9 +19 +15
Permanent jobs citing Security Cleared 18 32 19
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Bedfordshire 1.89% 3.19% 1.56%
As % of the Qualifications category 8.74% 14.81% 5.54%
Number of salaries quoted 18 9 19
Bedfordshire median annual salary £40,000 £70,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -42.86% +100.00% -12.50%
10th Percentile £35,000 £36,650 £32,500
90th Percentile £46,250 £80,000 £61,250
East of England median annual salary £42,500 £57,500 £47,500
% change year-on-year -26.09% +21.05% +11.76%

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 permanent job vacancies advertised in Bedfordshire with a requirement for academic qualifications or professional certifications.

All Academic and Professional Certifications
Bedfordshire
Permanent vacancies requiring academic qualifications or professional certifications 206 216 343
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Bedfordshire 21.59% 21.51% 28.14%
Number of salaries quoted 167 164 251
Bedfordshire median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +5.88% -10.53%
10th Percentile £30,750 £22,000 £26,000
90th Percentile £76,950 £75,000 £62,500
East of England median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £43,000
% change year-on-year - +4.65% +1.18%

Security Cleared
Job Vacancy Trend in Bedfordshire

Job postings citing Security Cleared as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Bedfordshire.

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 6 months to 21 August 2019. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Past 6 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Bedford +11 1 £30,500 -26.51% 8
Security Cleared
East of England

For the 6 months to 21 August 2019, IT jobs citing Security Cleared also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads across the Bedfordshire region with a requirement for Security Cleared.

1 18 (100.00%) SC Cleared
2 17 (94.44%) C
2 17 (94.44%) Java
3 13 (72.22%) Military
4 11 (61.11%) GIS
5 7 (38.89%) ESRI
5 7 (38.89%) C++
5 7 (38.89%) Image Processing
5 7 (38.89%) Luciad
5 7 (38.89%) Spatial Data
5 7 (38.89%) Lidar
6 6 (33.33%) Subversion
6 6 (33.33%) Avionics
6 6 (33.33%) Git (software)
6 6 (33.33%) Configuration Management
6 6 (33.33%) MATLAB
6 6 (33.33%) Simulink
6 6 (33.33%) Python
7 4 (22.22%) Geospatial Data
7 4 (22.22%) Software Engineering
7 4 (22.22%) Multithreading
7 4 (22.22%) Agile Software Development
7 4 (22.22%) Windows
7 4 (22.22%) Linux
7 4 (22.22%) PostgreSQL
7 4 (22.22%) Hibernate
7 4 (22.22%) Scrum
7 4 (22.22%) SQL
7 4 (22.22%) SOA
8 1 (5.56%) SLA

Security Cleared
Co-occurring 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:

Applications
1 6 (33.33%) Simulink
Communications & Networking
1 1 (5.56%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (61.11%) GIS
2 7 (38.89%) Spatial Data
3 4 (22.22%) Geospatial Data
3 4 (22.22%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 6 (33.33%) Git (software)
1 6 (33.33%) Subversion
General
1 13 (72.22%) Military
2 6 (33.33%) Avionics
Job Titles
1 7 (38.89%) Developer
1 7 (38.89%) GIS Developer
2 5 (27.78%) C Developer
2 5 (27.78%) C/C++ Developer
2 5 (27.78%) C/C++ Software Developer
2 5 (27.78%) C++ Developer
2 5 (27.78%) C++ Software Developer
2 5 (27.78%) C++/Java Developer
2 5 (27.78%) Java Developer
2 5 (27.78%) Java Software Developer
2 5 (27.78%) Software Developer
2 5 (27.78%) Systems Engineer
3 4 (22.22%) Java Engineer
3 4 (22.22%) Java Software Engineer
3 4 (22.22%) Software Engineer
4 1 (5.56%) Network Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (22.22%) Hibernate
Miscellaneous
1 7 (38.89%) Lidar
2 1 (5.56%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 4 (22.22%) Linux
1 4 (22.22%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (38.89%) Image Processing
2 6 (33.33%) Configuration Management
3 4 (22.22%) Agile Software Development
3 4 (22.22%) Multithreading
3 4 (22.22%) Scrum
3 4 (22.22%) SOA
3 4 (22.22%) Software Engineering
4 1 (5.56%) Incident Management
4 1 (5.56%) ITIL
Programming Languages
1 17 (94.44%) C
1 17 (94.44%) Java
2 7 (38.89%) C++
3 6 (33.33%) MATLAB
3 6 (33.33%) Python
4 4 (22.22%) SQL
Qualifications
1 18 (100.00%) SC Cleared
2 1 (5.56%) CCENT
2 1 (5.56%) CCNA
2 1 (5.56%) CCNP
2 1 (5.56%) CCSA
2 1 (5.56%) Check Point Certification
2 1 (5.56%) Cisco Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (5.56%) SLA
Vendors
1 7 (38.89%) ESRI
1 7 (38.89%) Luciad
2 1 (5.56%) CheckPoint
2 1 (5.56%) Cisco
2 1 (5.56%) F5
2 1 (5.56%) Fortinet
2 1 (5.56%) VMware