Period
to 25 April 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Somerset with a requirement for Security Cleared qualifications. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered over the 6 months to 25 April 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Security Clearance
South West > Somerset
6 months to
25 Apr 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 53 33 66
Rank change year-on-year -20 +33 -30
Permanent jobs citing Security Cleared 51 104 43
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Somerset 4.60% 8.14% 3.46%
As % of the Qualifications category 23.18% 32.00% 11.35%
Number of salaries quoted 43 90 39
Somerset median annual salary £41,000 £35,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +17.14% - -12.50%
10th Percentile £29,400 £26,000 £23,750
90th Percentile £55,000 £44,000 £48,250
South West median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £43,500
% change year-on-year +5.88% -2.30% -3.33%

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 Somerset with a requirement for academic qualifications or professional certifications.

All Academic and Professional Certifications
Somerset
Permanent vacancies requiring academic qualifications or professional certifications 220 325 379
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Somerset 19.84% 25.43% 30.47%
Number of salaries quoted 195 240 332
Somerset median annual salary £39,500 £35,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +12.86% -6.67% +7.14%
10th Percentile £26,250 £24,250 £23,000
90th Percentile £58,250 £60,000 £47,500
South West median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +6.25% - -

Security Cleared
Job Vacancy Trend in Somerset

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

Job vacancy trend for Security Cleared in Somerset

Security Cleared
Salary Trend in Somerset

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

Salary trend for Security Cleared in Somerset

Security Cleared
Salary Histogram in Somerset

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Security Cleared in Somerset over the 6 months to 25 April 2018.

Salary histogram for Security Cleared in Somerset

Security Cleared
Job Locations in Somerset

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Security Cleared within the Somerset region over the 6 months to 25 April 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
Taunton +7 17 £41,500 +10.67% 3
Bath -10 15 £50,000 +33.33%
Yeovil -7 1 £24,000 -9.43% 2
Frome - 1 £40,000 -
Street - 1 £34,757 -
Security Cleared
South West

For the 6 months to 25 April 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 Somerset region with a requirement for Security Cleared.

1 38 (74.51%) SC Cleared
2 36 (70.59%) Agile Software Development
3 30 (58.82%) Test Automation
4 24 (47.06%) Java
5 18 (35.29%) C#
5 18 (35.29%) Hadoop
6 16 (31.37%) System Testing
6 16 (31.37%) Software Engineering
7 11 (21.57%) .NET
8 9 (17.65%) Mentoring
9 8 (15.69%) JavaScript
9 8 (15.69%) HTML
9 8 (15.69%) CSS
10 7 (13.73%) ASP.NET
10 7 (13.73%) jQuery
10 7 (13.73%) BDD
10 7 (13.73%) AngularJS
11 6 (11.76%) ASP.NET MVC
11 6 (11.76%) Microsoft
11 6 (11.76%) MVC
12 5 (9.80%) Linux
12 5 (9.80%) SQL
12 5 (9.80%) BPSS Clearance
12 5 (9.80%) Geospatial Data
13 4 (7.84%) Mobile App
13 4 (7.84%) Enterprise Software
13 4 (7.84%) DevOps
13 4 (7.84%) React
13 4 (7.84%) Visual Studio
13 4 (7.84%) Oracle

Security Cleared
Co-occurring IT Skills in Somerset 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 2 (3.92%) Apache Spark
1 2 (3.92%) WebLogic
Cloud Services
1 4 (7.84%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (3.92%) IaaS
3 1 (1.96%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (1.96%) G Suite
Communications & Networking
1 4 (7.84%) Firewall
1 4 (7.84%) Kerberos
1 4 (7.84%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 18 (35.29%) Hadoop
2 5 (9.80%) Geospatial Data
3 3 (5.88%) Big Data
3 3 (5.88%) SQL Server
4 2 (3.92%) Apache Hive
4 2 (3.92%) HBase
4 2 (3.92%) NoSQL
5 1 (1.96%) Data Warehouse
5 1 (1.96%) MS Access
5 1 (1.96%) MySQL
5 1 (1.96%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 4 (7.84%) Team Foundation Server
1 4 (7.84%) Visual Studio
2 3 (5.88%) Cucumber
2 3 (5.88%) Selenium
3 2 (3.92%) JUnit
3 2 (3.92%) Maven
3 2 (3.92%) Mockito
3 2 (3.92%) Moq
3 2 (3.92%) NUnit
3 2 (3.92%) Visual Studio Team System
4 1 (1.96%) Jenkins
4 1 (1.96%) JMeter
4 1 (1.96%) MSI
4 1 (1.96%) SoapUI
4 1 (1.96%) SpecFlow
General
1 2 (3.92%) Aerospace
2 1 (1.96%) Finance
Job Titles
1 19 (37.25%) Developer
2 15 (29.41%) Java Developer
3 8 (15.69%) Software Engineer
3 8 (15.69%) Test Automation Engineer
3 8 (15.69%) Test Engineer
4 7 (13.73%) Lead Developer
4 7 (13.73%) Lead Java Developer
5 5 (9.80%) Automation Test Lead
6 4 (7.84%) Administrator
6 4 (7.84%) Linux Administrator
6 4 (7.84%) Linux Systems Administrator
6 4 (7.84%) Systems Administrator
7 3 (5.88%) Architect
7 3 (5.88%) Automation Tester
7 3 (5.88%) C# Software Engineer
7 3 (5.88%) Senior Developer
7 3 (5.88%) Senior Test Automation Engineer
7 3 (5.88%) Senior Test Engineer
7 3 (5.88%) Support Engineer
7 3 (5.88%) Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (21.57%) .NET
2 8 (15.69%) CSS
2 8 (15.69%) HTML
3 7 (13.73%) AngularJS
3 7 (13.73%) ASP.NET
3 7 (13.73%) jQuery
4 6 (11.76%) ASP.NET MVC
5 4 (7.84%) .NET Framework
5 4 (7.84%) Java EE
5 4 (7.84%) LDAP
5 4 (7.84%) React
5 4 (7.84%) WPF
6 3 (5.88%) ASP.NET MVC 3
6 3 (5.88%) ASP.NET Web API
6 3 (5.88%) Entity Framework
7 2 (3.92%) Hibernate
7 2 (3.92%) RESTful
7 2 (3.92%) Spring
7 2 (3.92%) WCF
7 2 (3.92%) WebCenter
Miscellaneous
1 4 (7.84%) Enterprise Software
1 4 (7.84%) Mobile App
2 2 (3.92%) Embedded Systems
3 1 (1.96%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (1.96%) Greenfield Project
3 1 (1.96%) Management Information System
3 1 (1.96%) NHS
3 1 (1.96%) Self-Motivation
Operating Systems
1 5 (9.80%) Linux
2 1 (1.96%) Android
2 1 (1.96%) Apple iOS
2 1 (1.96%) Mac OS X
2 1 (1.96%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 36 (70.59%) Agile Software Development
2 30 (58.82%) Test Automation
3 16 (31.37%) Software Engineering
3 16 (31.37%) System Testing
4 9 (17.65%) Mentoring
5 7 (13.73%) BDD
6 6 (11.76%) MVC
7 4 (7.84%) DevOps
7 4 (7.84%) Software Testing
8 3 (5.88%) Data Science
8 3 (5.88%) Scrum
8 3 (5.88%) TDD
9 2 (3.92%) Continuous Integration
9 2 (3.92%) Data Modelling
9 2 (3.92%) Deployment Automation
9 2 (3.92%) Penetration Testing
9 2 (3.92%) Problem-Solving
9 2 (3.92%) Release Management
9 2 (3.92%) Service Management
9 2 (3.92%) User Stories
Programming Languages
1 24 (47.06%) Java
2 18 (35.29%) C#
3 8 (15.69%) JavaScript
4 5 (9.80%) SQL
5 3 (5.88%) Ruby
6 2 (3.92%) C
6 2 (3.92%) C++
6 2 (3.92%) Embedded C
6 2 (3.92%) Embedded C++
Qualifications
1 38 (74.51%) SC Cleared
2 5 (9.80%) BPSS Clearance
3 3 (5.88%) DV Cleared
3 3 (5.88%) ISEB
3 3 (5.88%) ISTQB
3 3 (5.88%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
4 1 (1.96%) Degree
4 1 (1.96%) TOGAF Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (3.92%) MISRA
1 2 (3.92%) QA
2 1 (1.96%) HL7
2 1 (1.96%) SLA
2 1 (1.96%) SNOMED CT
System Software
1 2 (3.92%) Docker
1 2 (3.92%) HDFS
1 2 (3.92%) Hyper-V
1 2 (3.92%) Virtual Machines
2 1 (1.96%) Active Directory
2 1 (1.96%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 2 (3.92%) SCCM
Vendors
1 6 (11.76%) Microsoft
2 4 (7.84%) Oracle
3 2 (3.92%) VMware
4 1 (1.96%) Apple
4 1 (1.96%) Citrix
4 1 (1.96%) Dell
4 1 (1.96%) Google
4 1 (1.96%) HP
4 1 (1.96%) Xamarin