The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Taunton with a requirement for Security Cleared qualifications. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 27 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Security Clearance
Somerset / Taunton
3 months to
27 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 17 11 15
Rank change year-on-year -6 +4  
Permanent jobs citing Security Cleared 13 19 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Taunton 13.83% 19.00% 5.88%
As % of the Qualifications category 61.90% 70.37% 33.33%
Number of salaries quoted 8 14 0
Median salary £39,000 £36,750 -
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.12% -  
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000

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 Taunton.

Academic & Professional Certification
Taunton
Permanent job vacancies requiring academic qualifications or professional certifications 21 27 9
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Taunton 22.34% 27.00% 17.65%
Number of salaries quoted 15 22 5
Median salary £38,500 £36,000 £21,250
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.94% +69.41%  
90% offered a salary of more than £32,000 £26,000 £20,200
10% offered a salary of more than £41,500 £48,000 £45,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £41,500
% change year-on-year - +2.40%  

Security Cleared
Job Vacancy Trend in Taunton

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Taunton 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 Taunton

Security Cleared
Salary Trend in Taunton

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

Salary trend for Security Cleared in Taunton

Security Cleared
Salary Histogram in Taunton

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Security Cleared in Taunton over the 3 months to 27 June 2017.

Salary histogram for Security Cleared in Taunton

For the 6 months to 27 June 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 Taunton region with a requirement for Security Cleared.

1 20 (86.96%) SC Cleared
2 18 (78.26%) C#
2 18 (78.26%) Agile Software Development
3 17 (73.91%) .NET
3 17 (73.91%) Test Automation
4 15 (65.22%) Team Foundation Server
4 15 (65.22%) Software Engineering
5 14 (60.87%) Microsoft
6 11 (47.83%) JavaScript
6 11 (47.83%) Unit Testing
6 11 (47.83%) BPSS Clearance
7 10 (43.48%) Java
7 10 (43.48%) SQL Server
8 9 (39.13%) Windows
8 9 (39.13%) Windows Server
8 9 (39.13%) Microsoft Azure
9 8 (34.78%) ASP.NET
10 7 (30.43%) Windows Server 2003
10 7 (30.43%) Hadoop
10 7 (30.43%) .NET Framework
11 6 (26.09%) WPF
11 6 (26.09%) Visual Studio Team System
11 6 (26.09%) ASP.NET MVC
11 6 (26.09%) Greenfield Project
11 6 (26.09%) Big Data
11 6 (26.09%) MVC
11 6 (26.09%) Scrum
12 5 (21.74%) System Testing
13 4 (17.39%) PowerShell
13 4 (17.39%) Xamarin

Security Cleared
Co-occurring IT Skills in Taunton 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 (13.04%) IIS
2 1 (4.35%) SharePoint
2 1 (4.35%) SharePoint 2010
2 1 (4.35%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 4 (17.39%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 9 (39.13%) Microsoft Azure
2 3 (13.04%) Amazon AWS
2 3 (13.04%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 1 (4.35%) Kerberos
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (43.48%) SQL Server
2 7 (30.43%) Hadoop
3 6 (26.09%) Big Data
4 2 (8.70%) Relational Database
5 1 (4.35%) MongoDB
5 1 (4.35%) MS Access
5 1 (4.35%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 15 (65.22%) Team Foundation Server
2 6 (26.09%) Visual Studio Team System
3 1 (4.35%) Cucumber
3 1 (4.35%) SpecFlow
3 1 (4.35%) Visual Studio
General
1 2 (8.70%) Finance
Job Titles
1 7 (30.43%) Developer
1 7 (30.43%) Software Engineer
2 4 (17.39%) Java Developer
2 4 (17.39%) Senior Software Engineer
3 3 (13.04%) Architect
3 3 (13.04%) Lead Software Engineer
3 3 (13.04%) Solutions Architect
4 2 (8.70%) .NET Developer
4 2 (8.70%) .NET Software Engineer
4 2 (8.70%) Java Engineer
4 2 (8.70%) Java Software Engineer
4 2 (8.70%) Support Engineer
5 1 (4.35%) Administrator
5 1 (4.35%) C# Developer
5 1 (4.35%) C# Software Engineer
5 1 (4.35%) Senior Developer
5 1 (4.35%) Senior Java Engineer
5 1 (4.35%) SQL DBA
5 1 (4.35%) Systems Test Analyst
5 1 (4.35%) Web Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 17 (73.91%) .NET
2 8 (34.78%) ASP.NET
3 7 (30.43%) .NET Framework
4 6 (26.09%) ASP.NET MVC
4 6 (26.09%) WPF
5 4 (17.39%) HTML
5 4 (17.39%) Web Services
6 2 (8.70%) XML
7 1 (4.35%) ASP.NET Web Forms
7 1 (4.35%) Boost C++ Libraries
7 1 (4.35%) CSS
7 1 (4.35%) Entity Framework
7 1 (4.35%) HTML5
7 1 (4.35%) Java SE
7 1 (4.35%) RESTful
7 1 (4.35%) WCF
7 1 (4.35%) WinForms
7 1 (4.35%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 6 (26.09%) Greenfield Project
2 1 (4.35%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 9 (39.13%) Windows
1 9 (39.13%) Windows Server
2 7 (30.43%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (78.26%) Agile Software Development
2 17 (73.91%) Test Automation
3 15 (65.22%) Software Engineering
4 11 (47.83%) Unit Testing
5 6 (26.09%) MVC
5 6 (26.09%) Scrum
6 5 (21.74%) System Testing
7 4 (17.39%) Continuous Delivery
8 2 (8.70%) Continuous Integration
8 2 (8.70%) ITIL
8 2 (8.70%) Line Management
8 2 (8.70%) Release Management
9 1 (4.35%) ETL
9 1 (4.35%) OO
9 1 (4.35%) PRINCE2
9 1 (4.35%) Process Management
9 1 (4.35%) Service Delivery
9 1 (4.35%) Service Management
9 1 (4.35%) TDD
9 1 (4.35%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 18 (78.26%) C#
2 11 (47.83%) JavaScript
3 10 (43.48%) Java
4 4 (17.39%) PowerShell
4 4 (17.39%) SQL
5 3 (13.04%) C++
6 2 (8.70%) T-SQL
7 1 (4.35%) Python
7 1 (4.35%) XPath
7 1 (4.35%) XQuery
Qualifications
1 20 (86.96%) SC Cleared
2 11 (47.83%) BPSS Clearance
3 1 (4.35%) ISEB
3 1 (4.35%) ISTQB
3 1 (4.35%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (17.39%) SLA
System Software
1 1 (4.35%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 14 (60.87%) Microsoft
2 4 (17.39%) Xamarin
3 2 (8.70%) Oracle