The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Suffolk with a requirement for Security Cleared qualifications. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 26 April 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Security Clearance
East of England / Suffolk
3 months to
26 Apr 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 44 54 65
Rank change year-on-year +10 +11  
Permanent jobs citing Security Cleared 3 16 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Suffolk 0.88% 2.75% 0.64%
As % of the Qualifications category 3.13% 9.70% 2.15%
Number of salaries quoted 2 16 4
Median salary £43,750 £42,500 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +2.94% +13.33%  
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 Suffolk.

Academic & Professional Certification
Suffolk
Permanent job vacancies requiring academic qualifications or professional certifications 96 165 186
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Suffolk 28.15% 28.35% 29.71%
Number of salaries quoted 87 146 135
Median salary £42,000 £31,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +33.33% -21.25%  
90% offered a salary of more than £29,700 £24,000 £22,016
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £55,000 £43,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,500

Security Cleared
Job Vacancy Trend in Suffolk

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Suffolk 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 Suffolk

Security Cleared
Salary Trend in Suffolk

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

Salary trend for Security Cleared in Suffolk

Security Cleared
Job Locations in Suffolk

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Security Cleared within the Suffolk region over the 3 months to 26 April 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
Newmarket - 2 £43,750 -
Bury St Edmunds - 1 - -
Security Cleared
East of England

For the 6 months to 26 April 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 Suffolk region with a requirement for Security Cleared.

1 3 (75.00%) SC Cleared
2 2 (50.00%) ASP.NET MVC
2 2 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (50.00%) TDD
2 2 (50.00%) jQuery
2 2 (50.00%) Unit Testing
2 2 (50.00%) Integration Testing
2 2 (50.00%) C#
2 2 (50.00%) HTML
2 2 (50.00%) JavaScript
2 2 (50.00%) SQL
2 2 (50.00%) ASP.NET
2 2 (50.00%) CSS
2 2 (50.00%) Microsoft
2 2 (50.00%) MVC
2 2 (50.00%) VB.NET
2 2 (50.00%) .NET
2 2 (50.00%) Twitter Bootstrap
2 2 (50.00%) CRUD
2 2 (50.00%) Issue Tracking
3 1 (25.00%) Presales
3 1 (25.00%) Windows Server
3 1 (25.00%) Greenfield Project
3 1 (25.00%) vCenter Server
3 1 (25.00%) Cybercrime
3 1 (25.00%) Visual Studio
3 1 (25.00%) VMware
3 1 (25.00%) VMware ESX
3 1 (25.00%) WinForms
3 1 (25.00%) Red Hat

Security Cleared
Co-occurring IT Skills in Suffolk 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:

Communications & Networking
1 1 (25.00%) LAN
1 1 (25.00%) TCP/IP
1 1 (25.00%) WAN
Development Applications
1 1 (25.00%) Subversion
1 1 (25.00%) TeamCity
1 1 (25.00%) Visual Studio
Job Titles
1 1 (25.00%) Consultant
1 1 (25.00%) Developer
1 1 (25.00%) Platform Engineer
1 1 (25.00%) Presales Consultant
1 1 (25.00%) Software Developer
1 1 (25.00%) Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (50.00%) .NET
1 2 (50.00%) ASP.NET
1 2 (50.00%) ASP.NET MVC
1 2 (50.00%) CSS
1 2 (50.00%) HTML
1 2 (50.00%) jQuery
1 2 (50.00%) Twitter Bootstrap
2 1 (25.00%) .NET Framework
2 1 (25.00%) Entity Framework
2 1 (25.00%) LINQ to SQL
2 1 (25.00%) WCF
2 1 (25.00%) WinForms
Miscellaneous
1 1 (25.00%) Cybercrime
1 1 (25.00%) Greenfield Project
Operating Systems
1 1 (25.00%) CentOS
1 1 (25.00%) Linux
1 1 (25.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
1 1 (25.00%) Windows
1 1 (25.00%) Windows Server
1 1 (25.00%) Windows Server 2008
1 1 (25.00%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
1 2 (50.00%) CRUD
1 2 (50.00%) Integration Testing
1 2 (50.00%) Issue Tracking
1 2 (50.00%) MVC
1 2 (50.00%) TDD
1 2 (50.00%) Unit Testing
2 1 (25.00%) Continuous Integration
2 1 (25.00%) Presales
2 1 (25.00%) Process Management
2 1 (25.00%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 2 (50.00%) C#
1 2 (50.00%) JavaScript
1 2 (50.00%) SQL
1 2 (50.00%) VB.NET
2 1 (25.00%) VB
2 1 (25.00%) VB6
Qualifications
1 3 (75.00%) SC Cleared
2 1 (25.00%) DV Cleared
System Software
1 1 (25.00%) VMware ESX
1 1 (25.00%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (25.00%) vCenter Server
Vendors
1 2 (50.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (25.00%) Red Hat
2 1 (25.00%) VMware