The table below looks at the statistics 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 24 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Security Check (SC) Clearance
Rank 28 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing SC Cleared 2 0 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Belfast 1.75% - -
As % of the Qualifications category 3.85% - -
Number of salaries quoted 2 0 0
Average salary £18,000 - -
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+11.11% +5.88%
SC Cleared
County Antrim

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Qualifications category in permanent jobs advertised in the Belfast region.

Qualifications Category
Belfast
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
52 35 72
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Belfast 45.61% 24.48% 27.91%
Number of salaries quoted 9 27 46
Average salary £26,500 £25,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.00% -44.44%
90% offered a salary of more than £18,000 £22,000 £15,390
10% offered a salary of more than £43,250 £60,000 £41,500
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

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 24 October 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 17 (100.00%) Firewall
1 17 (100.00%) Security Cleared
2 14 (82.35%) NetBackup
2 14 (82.35%) Disaster Recovery
2 14 (82.35%) VMware
2 14 (82.35%) VMware ESX
2 14 (82.35%) Veritas
2 14 (82.35%) Sophos
2 14 (82.35%) ITIL
2 14 (82.35%) Windows
2 14 (82.35%) DHCP
2 14 (82.35%) DNS
2 14 (82.35%) Active Directory
2 14 (82.35%) Microsoft
3 13 (76.47%) Clustering
4 10 (58.82%) Symantec
4 10 (58.82%) SAN
4 10 (58.82%) Citrix
4 10 (58.82%) IIS
4 10 (58.82%) Windows Server 2012
4 10 (58.82%) Backup Exec
4 10 (58.82%) Vulnerability Assessment
4 10 (58.82%) NAS
4 10 (58.82%) vSphere
4 10 (58.82%) ITIL V3
5 9 (52.94%) Exchange Server 2010
5 9 (52.94%) Exchange Server 2003
5 9 (52.94%) Exchange Server 2007
5 9 (52.94%) MS Exchange
5 9 (52.94%) Norton AntiVirus

SC Cleared
Top Related IT Skills in Belfast by Category

For the 6 months to 24 October 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 10 (58.82%) IIS
2 9 (52.94%) MS Exchange
2 9 (52.94%) Exchange Server 2003
2 9 (52.94%) Exchange Server 2007
2 9 (52.94%) Exchange Server 2010
Communications & Networking
1 17 (100.00%) Firewall
2 14 (82.35%) DHCP
2 14 (82.35%) DNS
3 10 (58.82%) SAN
3 10 (58.82%) NAS
4 1 (5.88%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (23.53%) SQL Server
1 4 (23.53%) SQL Server 2000
1 4 (23.53%) SQL Server 2008
Job Titles
1 10 (58.82%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 4 (23.53%) Infrastructure Support Analyst
2 4 (23.53%) Analyst
2 4 (23.53%) Support Analyst
2 4 (23.53%) Infrastructure Analyst
3 3 (17.65%) Support Engineer
3 3 (17.65%) Network Engineer
3 3 (17.65%) Network Support
3 3 (17.65%) Network Support Engineer
4 2 (11.76%) 3rd Line Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (5.88%) COM
Miscellaneous
1 13 (76.47%) Clustering
2 6 (35.29%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 14 (82.35%) Windows
2 10 (58.82%) Windows Server 2012
3 9 (52.94%) Windows Server 2003
4 5 (29.41%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (82.35%) ITIL
1 14 (82.35%) Disaster Recovery
2 10 (58.82%) Vulnerability Assessment
2 10 (58.82%) ITIL V3
3 3 (17.65%) Capacity Management
3 3 (17.65%) Network Monitoring
3 3 (17.65%) Compatibility Testing
Qualifications
1 17 (100.00%) Security Cleared
2 3 (17.65%) CCNA
2 3 (17.65%) Cisco Certification
System Software
1 14 (82.35%) Active Directory
1 14 (82.35%) VMware ESX
2 10 (58.82%) vSphere
3 3 (17.65%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 14 (82.35%) NetBackup
2 10 (58.82%) Backup Exec
3 9 (52.94%) Norton AntiVirus
4 4 (23.53%) WSUS
Vendors
1 14 (82.35%) Microsoft
1 14 (82.35%) Veritas
1 14 (82.35%) Sophos
1 14 (82.35%) VMware
2 10 (58.82%) Symantec
2 10 (58.82%) Citrix
3 4 (23.53%) CommVault
4 3 (17.65%) Cisco
4 3 (17.65%) Juniper