Period
to 19 July 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 19 July 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Security Clearance
South West > Dorset
6 months to
19 Jul 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 103 50 98
Rank change year-on-year -53 +48 -23
Permanent jobs citing Security Cleared 12 40 13
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Dorset 0.83% 4.51% 1.11%
As % of the Qualifications category 3.85% 17.09% 6.44%
Number of salaries quoted 9 35 14
Dorset median annual salary £40,000 £47,500 £46,250
Median salary % change year-on-year -15.79% +2.70% +8.82%
10th Percentile £27,700 £37,500 £31,625
90th Percentile £45,500 £58,700 £77,125
South West median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year +5.88% -5.56% -

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 312 234 202
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Dorset 21.53% 26.41% 17.31%
Number of salaries quoted 259 210 140
Dorset median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £35,750
Median salary % change year-on-year - +11.89% +2.14%
10th Percentile £30,000 £23,000 £26,250
90th Percentile £55,000 £57,500 £51,825
South West median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +6.25% - +2.56%

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

Security Cleared
Salary Histogram in Dorset

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Security Cleared in Dorset over the 6 months to 19 July 2018.

Salary histogram for Security Cleared in Dorset

Security Cleared
Job Locations in Dorset

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Security Cleared within the Dorset region over the 6 months to 19 July 2018. 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
Poole - 3 £31,000 - 1
Weymouth - 1 - -
Wimborne - 1 £17,000 -
Blandford Forum - 1 £40,000 - 2
Security Cleared
South West

For the 6 months to 19 July 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 10 (83.33%) SC Cleared
2 6 (50.00%) Windows
3 5 (41.67%) C
3 5 (41.67%) Python
3 5 (41.67%) Microsoft
3 5 (41.67%) Unix
3 5 (41.67%) Agile Software Development
4 4 (33.33%) Bash Shell
4 4 (33.33%) Cybersecurity
4 4 (33.33%) Analytical Skills
4 4 (33.33%) Component Testing
4 4 (33.33%) Problem-Solving
4 4 (33.33%) C++
4 4 (33.33%) Perl
4 4 (33.33%) Microsoft Office
4 4 (33.33%) Scrum
5 2 (16.67%) Linux
6 1 (8.33%) VMware
6 1 (8.33%) Marketing
6 1 (8.33%) Degree
6 1 (8.33%) JSON
6 1 (8.33%) Computer Science
6 1 (8.33%) Selenium
6 1 (8.33%) Integration Testing
6 1 (8.33%) Time Management
6 1 (8.33%) Disaster Recovery
6 1 (8.33%) Firewall
6 1 (8.33%) Electronics
6 1 (8.33%) Finance
6 1 (8.33%) Active Directory

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:

Application Platforms
1 1 (8.33%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 4 (33.33%) Microsoft Office
Communications & Networking
1 1 (8.33%) Ethernet
1 1 (8.33%) Firewall
1 1 (8.33%) LAN
1 1 (8.33%) NAS
1 1 (8.33%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (8.33%) Geospatial Data
Development Applications
1 1 (8.33%) Selenium
General
1 1 (8.33%) Electronics
1 1 (8.33%) Finance
1 1 (8.33%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 4 (33.33%) C Software Engineer
1 4 (33.33%) C/C++ Software Engineer
1 4 (33.33%) C++ Software Engineer
1 4 (33.33%) Development Engineer
1 4 (33.33%) Python Engineer
1 4 (33.33%) Python Software Engineer
1 4 (33.33%) Software Development Engineer
1 4 (33.33%) Software Engineer
2 3 (25.00%) Support Engineer
3 1 (8.33%) Administrator
3 1 (8.33%) Capability Manager
3 1 (8.33%) Hardware Engineer
3 1 (8.33%) Integration Engineer
3 1 (8.33%) IT Support
3 1 (8.33%) Junior
3 1 (8.33%) Junior IT Support
3 1 (8.33%) Linux Administrator
3 1 (8.33%) Network Administrator
3 1 (8.33%) Test and Integration Engineer
3 1 (8.33%) Test Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (8.33%) JSON
1 1 (8.33%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 4 (33.33%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (8.33%) Computer Science
2 1 (8.33%) Driving Licence
Operating Systems
1 6 (50.00%) Windows
2 5 (41.67%) Unix
3 2 (16.67%) Linux
4 1 (8.33%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 1 (8.33%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (41.67%) Agile Software Development
2 4 (33.33%) Component Testing
2 4 (33.33%) Cybersecurity
2 4 (33.33%) Problem-Solving
2 4 (33.33%) Scrum
3 1 (8.33%) Analytics
3 1 (8.33%) Disaster Recovery
3 1 (8.33%) Integration Testing
3 1 (8.33%) Penetration Testing
3 1 (8.33%) Process Improvement
3 1 (8.33%) Test Automation
3 1 (8.33%) Test Strategy
3 1 (8.33%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 5 (41.67%) C
1 5 (41.67%) Python
2 4 (33.33%) Bash Shell
2 4 (33.33%) C++
2 4 (33.33%) Perl
Qualifications
1 10 (83.33%) SC Cleared
2 1 (8.33%) Degree
System Software
1 1 (8.33%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 5 (41.67%) Microsoft
2 1 (8.33%) Red Hat
2 1 (8.33%) VMware