The first table below looks at the demand for SC Cleared in IT jobs advertised for the Belfast region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited SC Cleared over the 3 months to 28 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Qualifications for the Belfast region.

Location
3 months to
28 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Security Check (SC) Clearance
Rank 23 30 35
Rank change year-on-year
+7 +5
Permanent jobs citing SC Cleared 15 3 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Belfast 9.93% 1.90% 1.12%
As % of the Qualifications category 18.07% 6.98% 3.39%
Number of salaries quoted 14 3 1
Average salary £26,000 £47,500 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-45.26% +46.15%
UK excluding London average salary £48,500 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+7.77% -
Qualifications Category
Belfast
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
83 43 59
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Belfast 54.97% 27.22% 32.96%
Number of salaries quoted 44 32 37
Average salary £26,500 £40,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-33.75% +14.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £31,500 £15,390
10% offered a salary of more than £36,800 £46,500 £48,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.50% -
SC Cleared
County Antrim

SC Cleared
Jobs Demand Trend in Belfast

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing SC Cleared across the Belfast region as a proportion of the total demand within the Qualifications category.

SC Cleared Jobs Demand Trend in Belfast

SC Cleared
Salary Trend in Belfast

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing SC Cleared across the Belfast region.

SC Cleared Salary Trend in Belfast

SC Cleared
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Belfast

For the 6 months to 28 July 2014, IT jobs across the Belfast region citing SC Cleared also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited SC Cleared.

1 25 (100.00%) Firewall
1 25 (100.00%) Security Cleared
2 23 (92.00%) Disaster Recovery
2 23 (92.00%) NetBackup
2 23 (92.00%) VMware
2 23 (92.00%) VMware ESX
2 23 (92.00%) Veritas
2 23 (92.00%) Sophos
2 23 (92.00%) ITIL
2 23 (92.00%) Windows
2 23 (92.00%) DHCP
2 23 (92.00%) DNS
2 23 (92.00%) Active Directory
2 23 (92.00%) Microsoft
3 19 (76.00%) SAN
3 19 (76.00%) Citrix
3 19 (76.00%) IIS
3 19 (76.00%) Symantec
3 19 (76.00%) Backup Exec
3 19 (76.00%) Vulnerability Assessment
3 19 (76.00%) NAS
3 19 (76.00%) vSphere
3 19 (76.00%) ITIL V3
3 19 (76.00%) Windows Server 2012
4 18 (72.00%) Clustering
5 14 (56.00%) Norton AntiVirus
5 14 (56.00%) Windows Server 2003
5 14 (56.00%) MS Exchange
5 14 (56.00%) Exchange Server 2010
5 14 (56.00%) Exchange Server 2007

SC Cleared
Top Related IT Skills in Belfast by Category

For the 6 months to 28 July 2014, IT jobs across the Belfast region citing SC Cleared also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited SC Cleared. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 19 (76.00%) IIS
2 14 (56.00%) MS Exchange
2 14 (56.00%) Exchange Server 2010
2 14 (56.00%) Exchange Server 2007
2 14 (56.00%) Exchange Server 2003
Communications & Networking
1 25 (100.00%) Firewall
2 23 (92.00%) DHCP
2 23 (92.00%) DNS
3 19 (76.00%) SAN
3 19 (76.00%) NAS
4 1 (4.00%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (52.00%) SQL Server 2008
1 13 (52.00%) SQL Server 2000
1 13 (52.00%) SQL Server
Job Titles
1 19 (76.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 4 (16.00%) Analyst
2 4 (16.00%) Infrastructure Analyst
2 4 (16.00%) Support Analyst
2 4 (16.00%) Infrastructure Support Analyst
3 2 (8.00%) Network Support
3 2 (8.00%) Network Support Engineer
3 2 (8.00%) Support Engineer
3 2 (8.00%) 3rd Line Support
3 2 (8.00%) Network Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (4.00%) COM
Miscellaneous
1 18 (72.00%) Clustering
2 6 (24.00%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 23 (92.00%) Windows
2 19 (76.00%) Windows Server 2012
3 14 (56.00%) Windows Server 2003
4 9 (36.00%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 23 (92.00%) Disaster Recovery
1 23 (92.00%) ITIL
2 19 (76.00%) Vulnerability Assessment
2 19 (76.00%) ITIL V3
3 8 (32.00%) Compatibility Testing
3 8 (32.00%) Capacity Management
4 2 (8.00%) Network Monitoring
Qualifications
1 25 (100.00%) Security Cleared
2 2 (8.00%) CCNA
2 2 (8.00%) Cisco Certification
System Software
1 23 (92.00%) VMware ESX
1 23 (92.00%) Active Directory
2 19 (76.00%) vSphere
3 8 (32.00%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 23 (92.00%) NetBackup
2 19 (76.00%) Backup Exec
3 14 (56.00%) Norton AntiVirus
4 4 (16.00%) WSUS
Vendors
1 23 (92.00%) VMware
1 23 (92.00%) Veritas
1 23 (92.00%) Sophos
1 23 (92.00%) Microsoft
2 19 (76.00%) Citrix
2 19 (76.00%) Symantec
3 4 (16.00%) CommVault
4 2 (8.00%) Juniper
4 2 (8.00%) Cisco