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 29 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
29 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Security Clearance
Rank 19 23 34
Rank change year-on-year
+4 +11
Permanent jobs citing Security Cleared 4 16 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Belfast 5.56% 9.82% 1.35%
As % of the Qualifications category 11.43% 23.19% 11.54%
Number of salaries quoted 0 4 2
Average salary - £23,500 £34,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -31.88%
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £41,600 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+8.17% +4.00%
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
35 69 26
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Belfast 48.61% 42.33% 11.71%
Number of salaries quoted 14 47 18
Average salary £45,000 £30,000 £39,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
+50.00% -24.52%
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

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 9 Related IT Skills in Belfast

For the 6 months to 29 January 2015, 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 6 (100.00%) SC Cleared
2 4 (66.67%) Windows 7
2 4 (66.67%) Windows
3 2 (33.33%) Cisco
3 2 (33.33%) CCNA
3 2 (33.33%) Cisco Certification
3 2 (33.33%) Juniper
3 2 (33.33%) Firewall
3 2 (33.33%) Network Monitoring

Security Cleared
Top Related IT Skills in Belfast by Category

For the 6 months to 29 January 2015, 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.

Communications & Networking
1 2 (33.33%) Firewall
Job Titles
1 6 (100.00%) Support Engineer
2 4 (66.67%) Windows Support Engineer
2 4 (66.67%) Desktop Support Engineer
2 4 (66.67%) Desktop Engineer
2 4 (66.67%) Desktop Support
3 2 (33.33%) Network Engineer
3 2 (33.33%) Network Support
3 2 (33.33%) Network Support Engineer
Operating Systems
1 4 (66.67%) Windows 7
1 4 (66.67%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (33.33%) Network Monitoring
Qualifications
1 6 (100.00%) SC Cleared
2 2 (33.33%) CCNA
2 2 (33.33%) Cisco Certification
Vendors
1 2 (33.33%) Cisco
1 2 (33.33%) Juniper