The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Dorset with a requirement for SC Cleared qualifications. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 26 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
26 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Security Check (SC) Clearance
South West / Dorset
Rank 48 - 80
Rank change year-on-year - 0  
Permanent jobs citing SC Cleared 5 0 15
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Dorset 1.32% - 1.92%
As % of the Qualifications category 6.25% - 6.49%
Number of salaries quoted 2 0 15
Median salary £52,500 - £37,500
90% offered a salary of more than £50,500 - £36,300
10% offered a salary of more than £54,500 - £57,500
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year - -5.26%  

SC 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 Dorset.

Academic & Professional Certification
Dorset
Permanent job vacancies requiring academic qualifications or professional certifications 80 153 231
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Dorset 21.16% 21.43% 29.50%
Number of salaries quoted 72 88 205
Median salary £45,000 £34,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +32.35% -9.33%  
90% offered a salary of more than £24,500 £30,000 £23,600
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £47,500 £45,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,500

SC Cleared
Job Vacancy Trend in Dorset

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

Job vacancy trend for SC Cleared in Dorset

SC Cleared
Salary Trend in Dorset

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

Salary trend for SC Cleared in Dorset

SC Cleared
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Dorset

For the 6 months to 26 March 2017, IT jobs citing SC 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 Dorset region with a requirement for SC Cleared.

1 14 (100.00%) Security Cleared
2 7 (50.00%) TCP/IP
3 6 (42.86%) Customer Requirements
4 5 (35.71%) Windows
5 4 (28.57%) Project Management
5 4 (28.57%) VMware
5 4 (28.57%) Linux
5 4 (28.57%) C
5 4 (28.57%) ITIL
5 4 (28.57%) Network Security
6 3 (21.43%) Network Design
6 3 (21.43%) VMware Infrastructure
6 3 (21.43%) Marketing
6 3 (21.43%) Business Development
6 3 (21.43%) Degree
6 3 (21.43%) QA
6 3 (21.43%) SCCM
6 3 (21.43%) Network Management
6 3 (21.43%) Rational DOORS
6 3 (21.43%) 4G
6 3 (21.43%) Mentoring
6 3 (21.43%) LTE
6 3 (21.43%) Windows Server
6 3 (21.43%) Def Stans
6 3 (21.43%) Budgeting and Forecasting
6 3 (21.43%) VoIP
6 3 (21.43%) EMC
6 3 (21.43%) Microsoft Certification
6 3 (21.43%) 3G
6 3 (21.43%) MCSA

SC Cleared
Top Related IT Skills in Dorset 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:

Communications & Networking
1 7 (50.00%) TCP/IP
2 4 (28.57%) Network Security
3 3 (21.43%) 3G
3 3 (21.43%) 4G
3 3 (21.43%) LTE
3 3 (21.43%) VoIP
4 2 (14.29%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (7.14%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 3 (21.43%) Rational DOORS
General
1 3 (21.43%) Marketing
1 3 (21.43%) Military
Job Titles
1 5 (35.71%) Desktop Support
2 4 (28.57%) Desktop Engineer
2 4 (28.57%) Desktop Support Engineer
2 4 (28.57%) Support Engineer
3 3 (21.43%) Engineering Manager
3 3 (21.43%) Project Manager
3 3 (21.43%) RF Engineer
3 3 (21.43%) Systems Engineer
4 1 (7.14%) 2nd Line Desktop Support
4 1 (7.14%) Analyst
4 1 (7.14%) Applications Support Analyst
4 1 (7.14%) Desktop Specialist
4 1 (7.14%) Desktop Support Specialist
4 1 (7.14%) Information Assurance Engineer
4 1 (7.14%) Information Security Engineer
4 1 (7.14%) IT Engineer
4 1 (7.14%) IT Support
4 1 (7.14%) IT Support Specialist
4 1 (7.14%) SC Cleared Desktop Support
4 1 (7.14%) Support Analyst
Operating Systems
1 5 (35.71%) Windows
2 4 (28.57%) Linux
3 3 (21.43%) Windows Server
4 1 (7.14%) Windows 10
4 1 (7.14%) Windows 8
4 1 (7.14%) Windows Server 2008
4 1 (7.14%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (42.86%) Customer Requirements
2 4 (28.57%) ITIL
2 4 (28.57%) Project Management
3 3 (21.43%) Budgeting and Forecasting
3 3 (21.43%) Business Development
3 3 (21.43%) Mentoring
3 3 (21.43%) Network Design
3 3 (21.43%) Network Management
4 1 (7.14%) B2B
4 1 (7.14%) ERP
4 1 (7.14%) Information Assurance
4 1 (7.14%) Information Security
4 1 (7.14%) Penetration Testing
Programming Languages
1 4 (28.57%) C
2 2 (14.29%) PowerShell
3 1 (7.14%) SQL
Qualifications
1 14 (100.00%) Security Cleared
2 3 (21.43%) Degree
2 3 (21.43%) MCSA
2 3 (21.43%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (21.43%) Def Stans
1 3 (21.43%) QA
2 1 (7.14%) JSP 440
System Software
1 3 (21.43%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 3 (21.43%) SCCM
Vendors
1 4 (28.57%) VMware
2 3 (21.43%) EMC
3 1 (7.14%) Microsoft
3 1 (7.14%) Oracle