Period
to 18 October 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Dorset with a requirement for Security Cleared qualifications. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered over the 6 months to 18 October 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Security Clearance
South West > Dorset
6 months to
18 Oct 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 114 51 82
Rank change year-on-year -63 +31 -9
Permanent jobs citing Security Cleared 6 43 14
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Dorset 0.45% 4.53% 1.31%
As % of the Qualifications category 2.25% 15.52% 8.24%
Number of salaries quoted 4 31 10
Dorset median annual salary £40,000 £45,000 £51,750
Median salary % change year-on-year -11.11% -13.04% +32.69%
10th Percentile £35,750 £37,500 £21,075
90th Percentile £46,750 £57,500 £85,000
South West median annual salary £45,000 £44,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year +2.27% +3.53% -

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 Dorset with a requirement for academic qualifications or professional certifications.

All Academic and Professional Certifications
Dorset
Permanent vacancies requiring academic qualifications or professional certifications 267 277 170
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Dorset 19.84% 29.16% 15.93%
Number of salaries quoted 219 220 131
Dorset median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +6.67% +7.14%
10th Percentile £27,500 £22,750 £25,000
90th Percentile £57,500 £57,500 £57,500
South West median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +6.25% - -

Security Cleared
Job Vacancy Trend in Dorset

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

Job vacancy trend for Security Cleared in Dorset

Security Cleared
Salary Trend in Dorset

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

Salary trend for Security Cleared in Dorset

For the 6 months to 18 October 2018, 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 Dorset region with a requirement for Security Cleared.

1 6 (100.00%) SC Cleared
2 5 (83.33%) C
3 4 (66.67%) Python
3 4 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
4 3 (50.00%) Scrum
4 3 (50.00%) C++
4 3 (50.00%) Perl
4 3 (50.00%) Unix
4 3 (50.00%) Windows
4 3 (50.00%) Bash Shell
4 3 (50.00%) Cybersecurity
4 3 (50.00%) Analytical Skills
4 3 (50.00%) Component Testing
4 3 (50.00%) Problem-Solving
5 2 (33.33%) Technical Analysis
5 2 (33.33%) Process Improvement
5 2 (33.33%) Time Management
5 2 (33.33%) Ethernet
6 1 (16.67%) Penetration Testing
6 1 (16.67%) JSON
6 1 (16.67%) Selenium
6 1 (16.67%) Integration Testing
6 1 (16.67%) Linux
6 1 (16.67%) Test Automation
6 1 (16.67%) REST
6 1 (16.67%) Test Strategy
6 1 (16.67%) Analytics
6 1 (16.67%) Geospatial Data

Security Cleared
Co-occurring 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 2 (33.33%) Ethernet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (16.67%) Geospatial Data
Development Applications
1 1 (16.67%) Selenium
Job Titles
1 3 (50.00%) C Software Engineer
1 3 (50.00%) C/C++ Software Engineer
1 3 (50.00%) C++ Software Engineer
1 3 (50.00%) Development Engineer
1 3 (50.00%) Python Engineer
1 3 (50.00%) Python Software Engineer
1 3 (50.00%) Software Development Engineer
1 3 (50.00%) Software Engineer
2 2 (33.33%) Hardware Engineer
3 1 (16.67%) Integration Engineer
3 1 (16.67%) Test and Integration Engineer
3 1 (16.67%) Test Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (16.67%) JSON
1 1 (16.67%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 3 (50.00%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 3 (50.00%) Unix
1 3 (50.00%) Windows
2 1 (16.67%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (50.00%) Component Testing
2 3 (50.00%) Cybersecurity
2 3 (50.00%) Problem-Solving
2 3 (50.00%) Scrum
3 2 (33.33%) Process Improvement
3 2 (33.33%) Technical Analysis
3 2 (33.33%) Time Management
4 1 (16.67%) Analytics
4 1 (16.67%) Integration Testing
4 1 (16.67%) Penetration Testing
4 1 (16.67%) Test Automation
4 1 (16.67%) Test Strategy
Programming Languages
1 5 (83.33%) C
2 4 (66.67%) Python
3 3 (50.00%) Bash Shell
3 3 (50.00%) C++
3 3 (50.00%) Perl
Qualifications
1 6 (100.00%) SC Cleared