The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Luton 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
Bedfordshire / Luton
3 months to
30 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 42 48 48
Rank change year-on-year +6 0  
Permanent jobs citing Security Cleared 2 4 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Luton 0.75% 1.17% 0.77%
As % of the Qualifications category 3.70% 4.94% 3.90%
Number of salaries quoted 2 4 3
Median salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.25% -  
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 Luton.

Academic & Professional Certification
Luton
Permanent job vacancies requiring academic qualifications or professional certifications 54 81 77
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Luton 20.22% 23.68% 19.74%
Number of salaries quoted 30 60 65
Median salary £42,250 £50,000 £43,250
Median salary % change year-on-year -15.50% +15.60%  
90% offered a salary of more than £22,750 £27,750 £31,500
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £55,000 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,500

Security Cleared
Job Vacancy Trend in Luton

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Luton 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 Luton

Security Cleared
Salary Trend in Luton

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

Salary trend for Security Cleared in Luton

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 Luton region with a requirement for Security Cleared.

1 6 (75.00%) Java
1 6 (75.00%) Degree
1 6 (75.00%) Mathematics
1 6 (75.00%) Computer Science
1 6 (75.00%) Unit Testing
1 6 (75.00%) REST
1 6 (75.00%) SDLC
2 4 (50.00%) Web Development
3 3 (37.50%) MySQL
3 3 (37.50%) JBoss
3 3 (37.50%) Tomcat
3 3 (37.50%) Eclipse
4 2 (25.00%) Project Management
4 2 (25.00%) GIS
4 2 (25.00%) Management Information System
4 2 (25.00%) Java EE
4 2 (25.00%) Geospatial Data

Security Cleared
Co-occurring IT Skills in Luton 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 3 (37.50%) JBoss
1 3 (37.50%) Tomcat
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (37.50%) MySQL
2 2 (25.00%) Geospatial Data
2 2 (25.00%) GIS
Development Applications
1 3 (37.50%) Eclipse
Job Titles
1 6 (75.00%) Developer
1 6 (75.00%) Java Developer
2 3 (37.50%) Junior
2 3 (37.50%) Junior Developer
2 3 (37.50%) Junior Java Developer
3 2 (25.00%) Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (75.00%) REST
2 2 (25.00%) Java EE
Miscellaneous
1 6 (75.00%) Computer Science
2 2 (25.00%) Management Information System
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (75.00%) Mathematics
1 6 (75.00%) SDLC
1 6 (75.00%) Unit Testing
2 4 (50.00%) Web Development
3 2 (25.00%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 6 (75.00%) Java
Qualifications
1 6 (75.00%) Degree