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 3 months to 30 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Security Clearance
South West / Dorset
3 months to
30 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 51 74 74
Rank change year-on-year +23 0  
Permanent jobs citing Security Cleared 6 10 19
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Dorset 1.59% 1.42% 2.39%
As % of the Qualifications category 7.41% 6.67% 8.15%
Number of salaries quoted 4 10 18
Median salary £50,000 £35,000 £38,750
Median salary % change year-on-year +42.85% -9.67%  
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £46,500
% change year-on-year - -3.22%  

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 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 81 150 233
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Dorset 21.43% 21.31% 29.35%
Number of salaries quoted 73 85 206
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 £22,500 £30,000 £23,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £50,000 £45,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,500

Security Cleared
Job Vacancy Trend in Dorset

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

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 30 March 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 Dorset region with a requirement for Security Cleared.

1 14 (73.68%) SC Cleared
2 7 (36.84%) Windows
2 7 (36.84%) TCP/IP
3 6 (31.58%) Linux
3 6 (31.58%) C
3 6 (31.58%) Customer Requirements
4 5 (26.32%) Degree
5 4 (21.05%) VMware
5 4 (21.05%) ITIL
5 4 (21.05%) Project Management
5 4 (21.05%) Network Security
6 3 (15.79%) LTE
6 3 (15.79%) VMware Infrastructure
6 3 (15.79%) Network Management
6 3 (15.79%) Rational DOORS
6 3 (15.79%) 4G
6 3 (15.79%) Mentoring
6 3 (15.79%) Budgeting and Forecasting
6 3 (15.79%) Performance Monitoring
6 3 (15.79%) Windows Server
6 3 (15.79%) Def Stans
6 3 (15.79%) VoIP
6 3 (15.79%) CCNP
6 3 (15.79%) EMC
6 3 (15.79%) Cisco Certification
6 3 (15.79%) Microsoft Certification
6 3 (15.79%) 3G
6 3 (15.79%) MCSA
6 3 (15.79%) Military
6 3 (15.79%) Firewall

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 7 (36.84%) TCP/IP
2 4 (21.05%) Network Security
3 3 (15.79%) 3G
3 3 (15.79%) 4G
3 3 (15.79%) Firewall
3 3 (15.79%) LTE
3 3 (15.79%) VoIP
4 2 (10.53%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (5.26%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 3 (15.79%) Rational DOORS
General
1 3 (15.79%) Finance
1 3 (15.79%) Marketing
1 3 (15.79%) Military
1 3 (15.79%) Retail
Job Titles
1 5 (26.32%) Desktop Support
2 4 (21.05%) Desktop Engineer
2 4 (21.05%) Desktop Support Engineer
2 4 (21.05%) Support Engineer
3 3 (15.79%) Engineering Manager
3 3 (15.79%) Network Engineer
3 3 (15.79%) Project Manager
3 3 (15.79%) RF Engineer
3 3 (15.79%) Systems Engineer
4 2 (10.53%) C Developer
4 2 (10.53%) C++ Software Developer
4 2 (10.53%) C++/Java Developer
4 2 (10.53%) Developer
4 2 (10.53%) Java Developer
4 2 (10.53%) Java Software Developer
4 2 (10.53%) Senior C Developer
4 2 (10.53%) Senior C++ Developer
4 2 (10.53%) Senior Java Developer
4 2 (10.53%) Senior Java Software Developer
4 2 (10.53%) Senior Software Developer
Operating Systems
1 7 (36.84%) Windows
2 6 (31.58%) Linux
3 3 (15.79%) Windows Server
4 1 (5.26%) Windows 10
4 1 (5.26%) Windows 8
4 1 (5.26%) Windows Server 2008
4 1 (5.26%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (31.58%) Customer Requirements
2 4 (21.05%) ITIL
2 4 (21.05%) Project Management
3 3 (15.79%) Budgeting and Forecasting
3 3 (15.79%) Business Development
3 3 (15.79%) Mentoring
3 3 (15.79%) Network Design
3 3 (15.79%) Network Management
3 3 (15.79%) Performance Monitoring
4 2 (10.53%) Mathematics
4 2 (10.53%) OO
4 2 (10.53%) OOD
4 2 (10.53%) Physics
4 2 (10.53%) Technical Analysis
4 2 (10.53%) UML
5 1 (5.26%) B2B
5 1 (5.26%) ERP
5 1 (5.26%) Information Assurance
5 1 (5.26%) Information Security
5 1 (5.26%) Penetration Testing
Programming Languages
1 6 (31.58%) C
2 2 (10.53%) C++
2 2 (10.53%) Java
2 2 (10.53%) PowerShell
3 1 (5.26%) SQL
Qualifications
1 14 (73.68%) SC Cleared
2 5 (26.32%) Degree
3 3 (15.79%) CCNP
3 3 (15.79%) Cisco Certification
3 3 (15.79%) MCSA
3 3 (15.79%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (15.79%) Def Stans
1 3 (15.79%) QA
2 2 (10.53%) ISO 9001
2 2 (10.53%) TickIT
3 1 (5.26%) JSP 440
System Software
1 3 (15.79%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 3 (15.79%) SCCM
Vendors
1 4 (21.05%) VMware
2 3 (15.79%) EMC
3 1 (5.26%) Microsoft
3 1 (5.26%) Oracle