The table below looks at the statistics for Security Cleared in IT jobs advertised for the Belfast region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Security Cleared over the 3 months to 21 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
21 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Security Clearance
Rank 27 31 -
Rank change year-on-year
+4 -
Permanent jobs citing Security Cleared 15 2 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Belfast 9.43% 1.32% -
As % of the Qualifications category 16.85% 5.13% -
Number of salaries quoted 14 2 0
Average salary £26,000 £41,250 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
-36.96% -
UK excluding London average salary £47,500 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+11.76% -
Security 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
89 39 79
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Belfast 55.97% 25.83% 36.24%
Number of salaries quoted 45 29 44
Average salary £26,000 £34,000 £31,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-23.52% +7.93%
90% offered a salary of more than £18,100 £23,750 £15,390
10% offered a salary of more than £40,300 £40,000 £45,250
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.21% +2.50%

Security Cleared
Jobs Demand Trend in Belfast

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

Security Cleared Jobs Demand Trend in Belfast

Security Cleared
Salary Trend in Belfast

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

Security Cleared Salary Trend in Belfast

Security Cleared
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Belfast

For the 6 months to 21 August 2014, IT jobs across the Belfast region citing Security 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 Security Cleared.

1 29 (85.29%) Microsoft
2 28 (82.35%) Firewall
3 27 (79.41%) SC Cleared
4 24 (70.59%) Windows
4 24 (70.59%) Disaster Recovery
5 23 (67.65%) ITIL
5 23 (67.65%) DHCP
5 23 (67.65%) DNS
5 23 (67.65%) Active Directory
5 23 (67.65%) Veritas
5 23 (67.65%) Sophos
5 23 (67.65%) VMware
5 23 (67.65%) VMware ESX
5 23 (67.65%) NetBackup
6 19 (55.88%) SQL Server
6 19 (55.88%) IIS
6 19 (55.88%) Citrix
6 19 (55.88%) SAN
6 19 (55.88%) Symantec
6 19 (55.88%) Backup Exec
6 19 (55.88%) Vulnerability Assessment
6 19 (55.88%) NAS
6 19 (55.88%) vSphere
6 19 (55.88%) ITIL V3
6 19 (55.88%) Windows Server 2012
7 18 (52.94%) Clustering
8 14 (41.18%) MS Exchange
8 14 (41.18%) Windows Server 2003
8 14 (41.18%) Norton AntiVirus
8 14 (41.18%) Exchange Server 2003

Security Cleared
Top Related IT Skills in Belfast by Category

For the 6 months to 21 August 2014, IT jobs across the Belfast region citing Security 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 Security Cleared. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 19 (55.88%) IIS
2 14 (41.18%) MS Exchange
2 14 (41.18%) Exchange Server 2003
2 14 (41.18%) Exchange Server 2007
2 14 (41.18%) Exchange Server 2010
3 6 (17.65%) SharePoint
Applications
1 6 (17.65%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 28 (82.35%) Firewall
2 23 (67.65%) DHCP
2 23 (67.65%) DNS
3 19 (55.88%) SAN
3 19 (55.88%) NAS
4 1 (2.94%) Intranet
4 1 (2.94%) Internet
4 1 (2.94%) HTTP
4 1 (2.94%) VPN
4 1 (2.94%) Intrusion Detection
4 1 (2.94%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 19 (55.88%) SQL Server
2 13 (38.24%) SQL Server 2000
2 13 (38.24%) SQL Server 2008
3 6 (17.65%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 6 (17.65%) Visual Studio
Job Titles
1 19 (55.88%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 6 (17.65%) Developer
3 5 (14.71%) Analyst
4 4 (11.76%) Network Engineer
4 4 (11.76%) Support Analyst
4 4 (11.76%) Support Engineer
4 4 (11.76%) .NET Developer
4 4 (11.76%) Network Support Engineer
4 4 (11.76%) Infrastructure Support Analyst
4 4 (11.76%) Network Support
4 4 (11.76%) Infrastructure Analyst
5 2 (5.88%) Microsoft Developer
5 2 (5.88%) 3rd Line Support
6 1 (2.94%) Information Analyst
6 1 (2.94%) Security Analyst
6 1 (2.94%) Information Security Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (17.65%) HTML
1 6 (17.65%) .NET
1 6 (17.65%) ASP.NET
1 6 (17.65%) CSS
1 6 (17.65%) Web Services
1 6 (17.65%) XML
1 6 (17.65%) Silverlight
2 1 (2.94%) COM
Miscellaneous
1 18 (52.94%) Clustering
2 7 (20.59%) NHS
3 6 (17.65%) GIS
3 6 (17.65%) Open Source
4 1 (2.94%) Management Information System
4 1 (2.94%) CESG
Operating Systems
1 24 (70.59%) Windows
2 19 (55.88%) Windows Server 2012
3 14 (41.18%) Windows Server 2003
4 9 (26.47%) Windows Server 2008
5 1 (2.94%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 24 (70.59%) Disaster Recovery
2 23 (67.65%) ITIL
3 19 (55.88%) Vulnerability Assessment
3 19 (55.88%) ITIL V3
4 8 (23.53%) Compatibility Testing
4 8 (23.53%) Capacity Management
5 6 (17.65%) Unit Testing
5 6 (17.65%) OO
5 6 (17.65%) SOA
5 6 (17.65%) Business Intelligence
6 4 (11.76%) MVC
6 4 (11.76%) Network Monitoring
7 1 (2.94%) Risk Management
7 1 (2.94%) Business Continuity
7 1 (2.94%) Information Security
7 1 (2.94%) Ethical Hacking
7 1 (2.94%) SIEM
7 1 (2.94%) Project Management
7 1 (2.94%) PRINCE2
7 1 (2.94%) Information Security Management
Programming Languages
1 6 (17.65%) C#
1 6 (17.65%) SQL
Qualifications
1 27 (79.41%) SC Cleared
2 6 (17.65%) BC Cleared
2 6 (17.65%) CTC Cleared
3 4 (11.76%) CCNA
3 4 (11.76%) Cisco Certification
4 1 (2.94%) PMP
4 1 (2.94%) PMI Certification
4 1 (2.94%) CISA
4 1 (2.94%) CISM
4 1 (2.94%) CEH
4 1 (2.94%) CISSP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.94%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 1 (2.94%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 23 (67.65%) Active Directory
1 23 (67.65%) VMware ESX
2 19 (55.88%) vSphere
3 8 (23.53%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 23 (67.65%) NetBackup
2 19 (55.88%) Backup Exec
3 14 (41.18%) Norton AntiVirus
4 4 (11.76%) WSUS
Vendors
1 29 (85.29%) Microsoft
2 23 (67.65%) Veritas
2 23 (67.65%) Sophos
2 23 (67.65%) VMware
3 19 (55.88%) Symantec
3 19 (55.88%) Citrix
4 6 (17.65%) Oracle
4 6 (17.65%) ESRI
5 4 (11.76%) Cisco
5 4 (11.76%) Juniper
5 4 (11.76%) CommVault
Belfast, County Antrim
Lorien Resourcing
Salary: £17000 - £19000 per annum + Shift Allowance, Pension, Bonus,
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