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 3 months to 25 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
25 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Security Clearance
South West / Somerset
Rank 20 46 31
Rank change year-on-year +26 -15  
Permanent jobs citing Security Cleared 68 26 39
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Somerset 10.59% 4.09% 7.75%
As % of the Qualifications category 45.95% 15.38% 26.00%
Number of salaries quoted 59 25 26
Median salary £33,250 £34,000 £44,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -2.20% -23.59%  
90% offered a salary of more than £32,000 £19,500 £34,000
10% offered a salary of more than £42,000 £46,100 £57,500
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £47,000
% change year-on-year - -4.25%  

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 Somerset.

Academic & Professional Certification
Somerset
Permanent job vacancies requiring academic qualifications or professional certifications 148 169 150
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Somerset 23.05% 26.57% 29.82%
Number of salaries quoted 129 146 127
Median salary £35,000 £38,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -7.89% +1.33%  
90% offered a salary of more than £32,000 £26,000 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £51,000 £52,500 £45,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,500

Security Cleared
Job Vacancy Trend in Somerset

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Somerset 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 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 3 months to 25 March 2017.

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 3 months to 25 March 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Bath +10 14 £30,750 -35.26% 3
Taunton +5 11 £39,500 - 1
Yeovil -2 2 £26,500 -18.46%
Bridgwater - 1 £42,500 -
Security Cleared
South West

Security Cleared
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Somerset

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

1 87 (86.14%) SC Cleared
2 57 (56.44%) Agile Software Development
3 52 (51.49%) Software Engineering
3 52 (51.49%) Scrum
4 51 (50.50%) C#
5 49 (48.51%) Java
5 49 (48.51%) Team Foundation Server
6 47 (46.53%) Unit Testing
6 47 (46.53%) Automated Testing
7 46 (45.54%) .NET
8 44 (43.56%) SQL
9 42 (41.58%) C
10 39 (38.61%) JavaScript
11 35 (34.65%) ASP.NET
12 34 (33.66%) HTML
13 32 (31.68%) Line Management
14 30 (29.70%) Microsoft
15 29 (28.71%) SQL Server
16 27 (26.73%) Oracle
16 27 (26.73%) Windows
17 26 (25.74%) Customer Requirements
18 23 (22.77%) Test Automation
19 22 (21.78%) IIS
19 22 (21.78%) Windows Server
20 20 (19.80%) MongoDB
20 20 (19.80%) NoSQL
20 20 (19.80%) C++
20 20 (19.80%) Windows Server 2003
20 20 (19.80%) .NET Framework
21 18 (17.82%) Continuous Integration

Security Cleared
Top Related 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 22 (21.78%) IIS
2 2 (1.98%) Apache Pig
3 1 (0.99%) SharePoint
3 1 (0.99%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 3 (2.97%) MS Office
2 2 (1.98%) MS Excel
3 1 (0.99%) MS Project
Cloud Services
1 13 (12.87%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (1.98%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (1.98%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 5 (4.95%) Kerberos
2 4 (3.96%) SNMP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 29 (28.71%) SQL Server
2 20 (19.80%) MongoDB
2 20 (19.80%) NoSQL
3 16 (15.84%) Hadoop
4 7 (6.93%) Big Data
5 1 (0.99%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 49 (48.51%) Team Foundation Server
2 13 (12.87%) Visual Studio
3 11 (10.89%) Cucumber
3 11 (10.89%) SpecFlow
3 11 (10.89%) Visual Studio Team System
4 6 (5.94%) Eclipse
4 6 (5.94%) IntelliJ
5 3 (2.97%) NuGet
General
1 4 (3.96%) Advertising
2 2 (1.98%) Finance
3 1 (0.99%) Financial Institution
3 1 (0.99%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 41 (40.59%) Developer
2 39 (38.61%) Software Engineer
3 23 (22.77%) .NET Developer
4 19 (18.81%) Senior Software Engineer
5 18 (17.82%) Developer/Software Engineer
5 18 (17.82%) Java Engineer
5 18 (17.82%) Java Software Engineer
6 17 (16.83%) Java Developer
7 16 (15.84%) Senior Developer
7 16 (15.84%) Software Developer
8 13 (12.87%) Lead Developer
9 12 (11.88%) Consultant
9 12 (11.88%) Lead Software Engineer
10 11 (10.89%) .NET Software Engineer
11 10 (9.90%) Java Software Developer
12 9 (8.91%) Analyst
12 9 (8.91%) Senior .NET Developer
12 9 (8.91%) Test Analyst
13 8 (7.92%) C# Developer
13 8 (7.92%) Test Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 46 (45.54%) .NET
2 35 (34.65%) ASP.NET
3 34 (33.66%) HTML
4 20 (19.80%) .NET Framework
5 16 (15.84%) ASP.NET MVC
6 9 (8.91%) Entity Framework
6 9 (8.91%) WPF
7 7 (6.93%) Web Services
8 6 (5.94%) ASP.NET Web Forms
8 6 (5.94%) XML
9 5 (4.95%) RESTful
9 5 (4.95%) WCF
9 5 (4.95%) WinForms
9 5 (4.95%) XSLT
10 3 (2.97%) ASP.NET MVC 4
10 3 (2.97%) ASP.NET MVC 5
10 3 (2.97%) REST
11 1 (0.99%) CSS
11 1 (0.99%) HTML5
11 1 (0.99%) Java SE
Miscellaneous
1 13 (12.87%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (3.96%) Computer Science
2 4 (3.96%) e-Health
2 4 (3.96%) Management Information System
3 2 (1.98%) Client/Server
4 1 (0.99%) Blog
Operating Systems
1 27 (26.73%) Windows
2 22 (21.78%) Windows Server
3 20 (19.80%) Windows Server 2003
4 4 (3.96%) Linux
4 4 (3.96%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 57 (56.44%) Agile Software Development
2 52 (51.49%) Scrum
2 52 (51.49%) Software Engineering
3 47 (46.53%) Automated Testing
3 47 (46.53%) Unit Testing
4 32 (31.68%) Line Management
5 26 (25.74%) Customer Requirements
6 23 (22.77%) Test Automation
7 18 (17.82%) Continuous Integration
8 17 (16.83%) Software Testing
9 16 (15.84%) Continuous Delivery
9 16 (15.84%) ETL
9 16 (15.84%) ITIL
9 16 (15.84%) MVC
9 16 (15.84%) Service Delivery
10 15 (14.85%) BDD
10 15 (14.85%) Waterfall
11 13 (12.87%) DevOps
11 13 (12.87%) Refactoring
11 13 (12.87%) UML
Programming Languages
1 51 (50.50%) C#
2 49 (48.51%) Java
3 44 (43.56%) SQL
4 42 (41.58%) C
5 39 (38.61%) JavaScript
6 20 (19.80%) C++
7 13 (12.87%) PowerShell
8 6 (5.94%) T-SQL
9 5 (4.95%) XPath
9 5 (4.95%) XQuery
10 4 (3.96%) VB
11 2 (1.98%) Ruby
12 1 (0.99%) Python
Qualifications
1 87 (86.14%) SC Cleared
2 16 (15.84%) BPSS Clearance
2 16 (15.84%) Degree
3 15 (14.85%) ISTQB
3 15 (14.85%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
4 14 (13.86%) ISEB
5 2 (1.98%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (2.97%) SLA
2 1 (0.99%) ISO 14001
2 1 (0.99%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 5 (4.95%) Active Directory
2 4 (3.96%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 4 (3.96%) BMC PATROL
1 4 (3.96%) Nagios
1 4 (3.96%) OpenView
1 4 (3.96%) Tivoli
1 4 (3.96%) Tivoli Endpoint Manager
Vendors
1 30 (29.70%) Microsoft
2 27 (26.73%) Oracle
3 4 (3.96%) BMC
3 4 (3.96%) CA
3 4 (3.96%) Compuware
3 4 (3.96%) Dynatrace
3 4 (3.96%) HP
3 4 (3.96%) IBM
3 4 (3.96%) Nimsoft
3 4 (3.96%) Xamarin
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