Period
to 16 January 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 16 January 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Security Clearance
South West > Dorset
6 months to
16 Jan 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 92 78 76
Rank change year-on-year -14 -2 +23
Permanent jobs citing Security Cleared 21 20 50
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Dorset 1.56% 2.08% 3.28%
As % of the Qualifications category 6.77% 11.24% 14.58%
Number of salaries quoted 10 11 43
Dorset median annual salary £40,000 £25,000 £39,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +60.00% -35.90% -5.45%
10th Percentile £20,150 £21,250 £25,650
90th Percentile £50,250 £55,000 £49,700
South West median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
% 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 310 178 343
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Dorset 23.10% 18.50% 22.49%
Number of salaries quoted 238 136 231
Dorset median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +6.67% +7.14%
10th Percentile £23,175 £25,125 £25,000
90th Percentile £55,000 £58,125 £51,500
South West median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

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 16 January 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 16 January 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
Weymouth - 7 - - 3
Blandford Forum - 5 £40,000 - 1
Wimborne - 2 £20,500 - 2
Poole - 1 £20,500 - 2
Security Cleared
South West

For the 6 months to 16 January 2018, 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 10 (47.62%) SC Cleared
2 9 (42.86%) UML
3 8 (38.10%) OO
3 8 (38.10%) C++
3 8 (38.10%) Java
3 8 (38.10%) Software Engineering
4 7 (33.33%) Military
4 7 (33.33%) DV Cleared
4 7 (33.33%) Windows
4 7 (33.33%) Active Directory
5 6 (28.57%) Parallel Programming
5 6 (28.57%) DO-178B
5 6 (28.57%) Signal Processing
5 6 (28.57%) Rational Rhapsody
5 6 (28.57%) Analytical Skills
5 6 (28.57%) Algorithms
5 6 (28.57%) Concurrent Programming
5 6 (28.57%) Windows Server
5 6 (28.57%) MIL-STD-498
5 6 (28.57%) Acoustics
5 6 (28.57%) Intel
5 6 (28.57%) MATLAB
5 6 (28.57%) Linux
5 6 (28.57%) TCP/IP
5 6 (28.57%) Multithreading
5 6 (28.57%) OpenMP
5 6 (28.57%) Validation
5 6 (28.57%) VMware
6 5 (23.81%) VMware Workstation
6 5 (23.81%) Degree

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 5 (23.81%) MS Exchange
2 1 (4.76%) SharePoint
Applications
1 1 (4.76%) Microsoft Office
Communications & Networking
1 6 (28.57%) TCP/IP
2 2 (9.52%) Network Security
3 1 (4.76%) DHCP
3 1 (4.76%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (4.76%) SQL Server
1 1 (4.76%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 6 (28.57%) Rational Rhapsody
2 2 (9.52%) Rational DOORS
General
1 7 (33.33%) Military
2 2 (9.52%) Electronics
2 2 (9.52%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 8 (38.10%) Software Engineer
2 7 (33.33%) C++ Software Engineer
2 7 (33.33%) Java Engineer
2 7 (33.33%) Java Software Engineer
2 7 (33.33%) Senior Software Engineer
3 6 (28.57%) Senior C++ Software Engineer
3 6 (28.57%) Senior Java Engineer
3 6 (28.57%) Senior Java Software Engineer
4 5 (23.81%) Administrator
4 5 (23.81%) Systems Administrator
5 2 (9.52%) Information Assurance Engineer
5 2 (9.52%) Information Assurance Leader
5 2 (9.52%) Systems Engineer
6 1 (4.76%) Desktop Technician
6 1 (4.76%) DOORS Engineer
6 1 (4.76%) ERP Analyst
6 1 (4.76%) ERP Support
6 1 (4.76%) SQL Analyst
6 1 (4.76%) SQL Reporting Analyst
6 1 (4.76%) SQL Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (28.57%) OpenMP
Miscellaneous
1 6 (28.57%) Acoustics
1 6 (28.57%) Algorithms
1 6 (28.57%) Analytical Skills
2 5 (23.81%) Management Information System
3 2 (9.52%) CESG
4 1 (4.76%) Computer Science
4 1 (4.76%) Wiki
Operating Systems
1 7 (33.33%) Windows
2 6 (28.57%) Linux
2 6 (28.57%) Windows Server
3 5 (23.81%) Windows Server 2003
3 5 (23.81%) Windows Server 2008
4 1 (4.76%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (42.86%) UML
2 8 (38.10%) OO
2 8 (38.10%) Software Engineering
3 6 (28.57%) Concurrent Programming
3 6 (28.57%) Multithreading
3 6 (28.57%) Parallel Programming
3 6 (28.57%) Signal Processing
3 6 (28.57%) Validation
4 5 (23.81%) Configuration Management
4 5 (23.81%) Disaster Recovery
4 5 (23.81%) Office Automation
4 5 (23.81%) Virtual Environments
5 3 (14.29%) Mathematics
6 2 (9.52%) DoDAF
6 2 (9.52%) Information Assurance
6 2 (9.52%) Information Security
6 2 (9.52%) MODAF
6 2 (9.52%) Protective Monitoring
6 2 (9.52%) Security Architecture
6 2 (9.52%) TOGAF
Programming Languages
1 8 (38.10%) C++
1 8 (38.10%) Java
2 6 (28.57%) MATLAB
3 3 (14.29%) C
4 2 (9.52%) SQL
Qualifications
1 10 (47.62%) SC Cleared
2 7 (33.33%) DV Cleared
3 5 (23.81%) Degree
4 2 (9.52%) CESG Certified Professional
5 1 (4.76%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (28.57%) DO-178B
1 6 (28.57%) MIL-STD-498
2 1 (4.76%) Cyber Essentials
2 1 (4.76%) Cyber Essentials PLUS
System Software
1 7 (33.33%) Active Directory
2 5 (23.81%) Virtual Machines
2 5 (23.81%) VMware Infrastructure
2 5 (23.81%) VMware Workstation
Vendors
1 6 (28.57%) Intel
1 6 (28.57%) VMware
2 2 (9.52%) Microsoft