Period
to 21 November 2017

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 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Security Clearance
East of England > Bedfordshire
6 months to
21 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 71 105 101
Rank change year-on-year +34 -4 +13
Permanent jobs citing Security Cleared 24 15 36
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Bedfordshire 2.17% 0.93% 1.84%
As % of the Qualifications category 7.45% 4.45% 5.70%
Number of salaries quoted 23 13 31
Bedfordshire median annual salary £35,000 £38,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -9.09% -3.75% +1.91%
10th Percentile £32,500 £32,500 £27,500
90th Percentile £61,250 £52,250 £62,500
East of England median annual salary £45,000 £43,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year +3.45% -13.00% -13.04%

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 322 337 632
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Bedfordshire 29.11% 20.98% 32.23%
Number of salaries quoted 251 291 541
Bedfordshire median annual salary £45,000 £47,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -5.26% +5.56% +12.50%
10th Percentile £26,250 £27,500 £27,500
90th Percentile £64,250 £67,500 £62,000
East of England median annual salary £45,000 £43,250 £43,000
% change year-on-year +4.05% +0.58% +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
Salary Histogram in Bedfordshire

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Security Cleared in Bedfordshire over the 6 months to 21 November 2017.

Salary histogram 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 November 2017. 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
Luton +29 20 £35,000 - 2
Dunstable - 3 £62,500 - 1
Henlow - 1 - - 1
Security Cleared
East of England

For the 6 months to 21 November 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 20 (83.33%) Java
1 20 (83.33%) Degree
1 20 (83.33%) Mathematics
1 20 (83.33%) Computer Science
1 20 (83.33%) Computer Science Degree
2 16 (66.67%) SDLC
3 13 (54.17%) REST
3 13 (54.17%) Unit Testing
3 13 (54.17%) MySQL
3 13 (54.17%) JBoss
4 7 (29.17%) C++
4 7 (29.17%) Mentoring
5 4 (16.67%) SC Cleared
5 4 (16.67%) Service Delivery
6 3 (12.50%) Cisco
6 3 (12.50%) CCNP
6 3 (12.50%) Cisco Certification
6 3 (12.50%) Network Architecture
7 1 (4.17%) Military
7 1 (4.17%) DV Cleared
7 1 (4.17%) Break/Fix

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:

Application Platforms
1 13 (54.17%) JBoss
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (54.17%) MySQL
General
1 1 (4.17%) Military
Job Titles
1 13 (54.17%) Developer
1 13 (54.17%) Java Developer
2 10 (41.67%) Architect
3 4 (16.67%) Java Architect
3 4 (16.67%) Software Architect
4 3 (12.50%) Network Architect
5 2 (8.33%) Lead Developer
6 1 (4.17%) Break Fix Engineer
6 1 (4.17%) Cisco Architect
6 1 (4.17%) Cisco Network Architect
6 1 (4.17%) Java Software Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (54.17%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 20 (83.33%) Computer Science
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (83.33%) Mathematics
2 16 (66.67%) SDLC
3 13 (54.17%) Unit Testing
4 7 (29.17%) Mentoring
5 4 (16.67%) Service Delivery
6 3 (12.50%) Network Architecture
7 1 (4.17%) Break/Fix
Programming Languages
1 20 (83.33%) Java
2 7 (29.17%) C++
Qualifications
1 20 (83.33%) Computer Science Degree
1 20 (83.33%) Degree
2 4 (16.67%) SC Cleared
3 3 (12.50%) CCNP
3 3 (12.50%) Cisco Certification
4 1 (4.17%) DV Cleared
Vendors
1 3 (12.50%) Cisco