Period
to 19 June 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 19 June 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Security Clearance
South West > Somerset
6 months to
19 Jun 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 54 34 67
Rank change year-on-year -20 +33 -16
Permanent jobs citing Security Cleared 38 106 44
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Somerset 3.81% 8.00% 3.54%
As % of the Qualifications category 19.19% 30.72% 12.87%
Number of salaries quoted 32 94 41
Somerset median annual salary £44,000 £34,000 £34,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +29.41% - -20.00%
10th Percentile £32,688 £26,075 £25,000
90th Percentile £58,475 £43,925 £47,500
South West median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £45,000
% 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 Somerset with a requirement for academic qualifications or professional certifications.

All Academic and Professional Certifications
Somerset
Permanent vacancies requiring academic qualifications or professional certifications 198 345 342
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Somerset 19.86% 26.04% 27.54%
Number of salaries quoted 174 252 291
Somerset median annual salary £37,745 £38,250 £38,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -1.32% +0.66% +11.76%
10th Percentile £24,219 £24,750 £26,250
90th Percentile £60,000 £72,500 £50,000
South West median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,750
% change year-on-year +6.25% -1.84% +4.49%

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 19 June 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 19 June 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 +4 17 £40,873 +3.47% 8
Bath +2 12 £50,000 +17.65% 1
Yeovil -8 1 £24,000 -9.43% 2
Axbridge - 1 £55,000 -
Security Cleared
South West

For the 6 months to 19 June 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 26 (68.42%) SC Cleared
2 22 (57.89%) Agile Software Development
3 17 (44.74%) Test Automation
4 15 (39.47%) C#
5 13 (34.21%) Java
6 10 (26.32%) Software Engineering
7 9 (23.68%) .NET
7 9 (23.68%) BDD
8 8 (21.05%) BPSS Clearance
8 8 (21.05%) CSS
8 8 (21.05%) JavaScript
8 8 (21.05%) HTML
8 8 (21.05%) jQuery
9 7 (18.42%) DV Cleared
10 6 (15.79%) ASP.NET
10 6 (15.79%) Mentoring
10 6 (15.79%) AngularJS
11 5 (13.16%) Team Foundation Server
11 5 (13.16%) Geospatial Data
11 5 (13.16%) MVC
11 5 (13.16%) C
11 5 (13.16%) SQL
11 5 (13.16%) Hadoop
11 5 (13.16%) Microsoft Azure
11 5 (13.16%) ASP.NET MVC
11 5 (13.16%) WPF
11 5 (13.16%) System Testing
11 5 (13.16%) Software Testing
11 5 (13.16%) .NET Framework
12 4 (10.53%) Java EE

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 (5.26%) ArcGIS
1 2 (5.26%) WebLogic
2 1 (2.63%) Apache Spark
Cloud Services
1 5 (13.16%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (2.63%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (5.26%) Firewall
1 2 (5.26%) Kerberos
1 2 (5.26%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (13.16%) Geospatial Data
1 5 (13.16%) Hadoop
2 2 (5.26%) NoSQL
2 2 (5.26%) SQL Server
3 1 (2.63%) Apache Hive
3 1 (2.63%) Big Data
3 1 (2.63%) Data Warehouse
3 1 (2.63%) HBase
3 1 (2.63%) MySQL
3 1 (2.63%) Power BI
3 1 (2.63%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 1 (2.63%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 5 (13.16%) Team Foundation Server
2 3 (7.89%) Visual Studio Team System
3 2 (5.26%) Cucumber
3 2 (5.26%) Git (software)
3 2 (5.26%) JUnit
3 2 (5.26%) Maven
3 2 (5.26%) Mockito
3 2 (5.26%) Moq
3 2 (5.26%) NUnit
3 2 (5.26%) Selenium
3 2 (5.26%) SpecFlow
4 1 (2.63%) Rational Rhapsody
General
1 3 (7.89%) Aerospace
2 1 (2.63%) Automotive
2 1 (2.63%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 9 (23.68%) Test Automation Engineer
1 9 (23.68%) Test Engineer
2 8 (21.05%) Developer
2 8 (21.05%) Software Engineer
3 5 (13.16%) Automation Test Lead
4 4 (10.53%) Java Developer
4 4 (10.53%) Lead Developer
4 4 (10.53%) Senior Test Automation Engineer
4 4 (10.53%) Senior Test Engineer
4 4 (10.53%) Support Engineer
5 3 (7.89%) Architect
5 3 (7.89%) C# Software Engineer
5 3 (7.89%) IT Engineer
5 3 (7.89%) Lead Java Developer
6 2 (5.26%) Consultant
6 2 (5.26%) IT Support
6 2 (5.26%) IT Support Engineer
6 2 (5.26%) Java Engineer
6 2 (5.26%) Senior Developer
6 2 (5.26%) Solutions Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (23.68%) .NET
2 8 (21.05%) CSS
2 8 (21.05%) HTML
2 8 (21.05%) jQuery
3 6 (15.79%) AngularJS
3 6 (15.79%) ASP.NET
4 5 (13.16%) .NET Framework
4 5 (13.16%) ASP.NET MVC
4 5 (13.16%) WPF
5 4 (10.53%) Java EE
5 4 (10.53%) React
6 2 (5.26%) ASP.NET MVC 3
6 2 (5.26%) ASP.NET Web API
6 2 (5.26%) Entity Framework
6 2 (5.26%) Hibernate
6 2 (5.26%) LDAP
6 2 (5.26%) RESTful
6 2 (5.26%) WCF
6 2 (5.26%) Web Services
6 2 (5.26%) WebCenter
Miscellaneous
1 4 (10.53%) Analytical Skills
1 4 (10.53%) Enterprise Software
2 2 (5.26%) Embedded Systems
3 1 (2.63%) NHS
3 1 (2.63%) Self-Motivation
Operating Systems
1 2 (5.26%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 22 (57.89%) Agile Software Development
2 17 (44.74%) Test Automation
3 10 (26.32%) Software Engineering
4 9 (23.68%) BDD
5 6 (15.79%) Mentoring
6 5 (13.16%) MVC
6 5 (13.16%) Software Testing
6 5 (13.16%) System Testing
7 4 (10.53%) TDD
8 3 (7.89%) Continuous Integration
8 3 (7.89%) Deployment Automation
8 3 (7.89%) DevOps
8 3 (7.89%) Exploratory Testing
8 3 (7.89%) Mathematics
8 3 (7.89%) TOGAF
9 2 (5.26%) Continuous Delivery
9 2 (5.26%) Cybersecurity
9 2 (5.26%) Information Security
9 2 (5.26%) Security Patching
9 2 (5.26%) User Stories
Programming Languages
1 15 (39.47%) C#
2 13 (34.21%) Java
3 8 (21.05%) JavaScript
4 5 (13.16%) C
4 5 (13.16%) SQL
5 3 (7.89%) C++
6 2 (5.26%) Embedded C
6 2 (5.26%) Embedded C++
6 2 (5.26%) PowerShell
6 2 (5.26%) Python
6 2 (5.26%) Ruby
7 1 (2.63%) ABAP
7 1 (2.63%) R
Qualifications
1 26 (68.42%) SC Cleared
2 8 (21.05%) BPSS Clearance
3 7 (18.42%) DV Cleared
4 4 (10.53%) ISEB
4 4 (10.53%) ISTQB
4 4 (10.53%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
5 2 (5.26%) Degree
6 1 (2.63%) CEH
6 1 (2.63%) CISM
6 1 (2.63%) CISSP
6 1 (2.63%) CREST Certified
6 1 (2.63%) GIAC
6 1 (2.63%) TOGAF Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (5.26%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 2 (5.26%) MISRA
2 1 (2.63%) Cyber Essentials
2 1 (2.63%) HL7
2 1 (2.63%) SLA
2 1 (2.63%) SNOMED CT
System Software
1 2 (5.26%) Firmware
2 1 (2.63%) Docker
2 1 (2.63%) HDFS
2 1 (2.63%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 2 (5.26%) SCCM
Vendors
1 4 (10.53%) Oracle
2 3 (7.89%) Microsoft
3 2 (5.26%) Citrix
4 1 (2.63%) Birst
4 1 (2.63%) Dell
4 1 (2.63%) Hortonworks
4 1 (2.63%) HP
4 1 (2.63%) IBM
4 1 (2.63%) SAP
4 1 (2.63%) Tableau
4 1 (2.63%) VMware
4 1 (2.63%) Xamarin