The table below looks at the statistics for Security Cleared in IT jobs advertised for the Lancashire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Security Cleared over the 3 months to 30 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
30 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Security Clearance
Rank 46 54 37
Rank change year-on-year
+8 -17
Permanent jobs citing Security Cleared 18 10 22
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Lancashire 3.71% 1.85% 4.99%
As % of the Qualifications category 18.56% 11.11% 15.71%
Number of salaries quoted 16 7 16
Average salary £38,750 £42,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-8.82% +13.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £31,800 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £42,500 £61,250
UK excluding London average salary £47,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+10.58% +6.25%
Security Cleared
North West

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

Qualifications Category
Lancashire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
97 90 140
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Lancashire 20.00% 16.67% 31.75%
Number of salaries quoted 71 74 122
Average salary £35,000 £27,500 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+27.27% -15.38%
90% offered a salary of more than £20,000 £18,900 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £50,000 £42,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -

Security Cleared
Jobs Demand Trend in Lancashire

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

Security Cleared Jobs Demand Trend in Lancashire

Security Cleared
Salary Trend in Lancashire

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

Security Cleared Salary Trend in Lancashire

Security Cleared
Salary Histogram in Lancashire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Security Cleared across the Lancashire region over the 3 months to 30 October 2014.

Security Cleared Salary Histogram in Lancashire

Security Cleared
Job Locations in Lancashire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Security Cleared within the Lancashire region over the 3 months to 30 October 2014. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Preston -2 12 £42,500 -
Blackpool +5 3 £25,000 -
Skelmersdale - 1 £42,500 -
Security Cleared
North West

Security Cleared
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Lancashire

For the 6 months to 30 October 2014, IT jobs across the Lancashire 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 20 (86.96%) SC Cleared
2 8 (34.78%) Finance
3 7 (30.43%) Oracle
4 6 (26.09%) SAP
5 5 (21.74%) ERP
5 5 (21.74%) EAI
5 5 (21.74%) Windows
5 5 (21.74%) Linux
5 5 (21.74%) WebLogic
5 5 (21.74%) SQL
5 5 (21.74%) WebLogic Portal
5 5 (21.74%) Middleware
5 5 (21.74%) Manufacturing
5 5 (21.74%) Degree
5 5 (21.74%) Computer Science
6 4 (17.39%) SAP Payroll
6 4 (17.39%) Aerospace
6 4 (17.39%) Microsoft
6 4 (17.39%) MS Office
6 4 (17.39%) SAP HR
6 4 (17.39%) PL/SQL
6 4 (17.39%) MS Excel
7 3 (13.04%) ABAP
7 3 (13.04%) SLA
7 3 (13.04%) Stakeholder Management
7 3 (13.04%) SAP Implementation
8 2 (8.70%) Service Delivery
9 1 (4.35%) SAP FI
9 1 (4.35%) Mainframe
9 1 (4.35%) Easytrieve

Security Cleared
Top Related IT Skills in Lancashire by Category

For the 6 months to 30 October 2014, IT jobs across the Lancashire 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 5 (21.74%) WebLogic
1 5 (21.74%) WebLogic Portal
2 1 (4.35%) CICS
Applications
1 4 (17.39%) MS Office
1 4 (17.39%) MS Excel
2 1 (4.35%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 4 (17.39%) SAP Payroll
1 4 (17.39%) SAP HR
2 1 (4.35%) SAP FI
2 1 (4.35%) SAP FI/CO
2 1 (4.35%) SAP CO
2 1 (4.35%) SAP HCM
Communications & Networking
1 1 (4.35%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (4.35%) DB2
1 1 (4.35%) Data Warehouse
1 1 (4.35%) Easytrieve
Development Applications
1 1 (4.35%) ERwin
General
1 8 (34.78%) Finance
2 5 (21.74%) Manufacturing
3 4 (17.39%) Aerospace
4 1 (4.35%) Banking
Job Titles
1 8 (34.78%) Analyst
1 8 (34.78%) Support Analyst
2 5 (21.74%) Systems Administrator
2 5 (21.74%) Administrator
3 4 (17.39%) Desktop Support Analyst
3 4 (17.39%) SAP HR Consultant
3 4 (17.39%) SAP Consultant
3 4 (17.39%) Consultant
3 4 (17.39%) Desktop Support
3 4 (17.39%) Desktop Analyst
4 3 (13.04%) SAP Payroll Consultant
4 3 (13.04%) Infrastructure Analyst
4 3 (13.04%) IFS Support Analyst
4 3 (13.04%) Infrastructure Support Analyst
4 3 (13.04%) Payroll Consultant
4 3 (13.04%) SAP HR/Payroll Consultant
5 2 (8.70%) Project Manager
6 1 (4.35%) Infrastructure Project Manager
6 1 (4.35%) Support Engineer
6 1 (4.35%) SAP HCM Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (21.74%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 5 (21.74%) Computer Science
2 1 (4.35%) Mainframe
2 1 (4.35%) GIS
2 1 (4.35%) Clustering
2 1 (4.35%) VSAM
Operating Systems
1 5 (21.74%) Windows
1 5 (21.74%) Linux
2 1 (4.35%) Windows Server 2008
2 1 (4.35%) Windows 7
2 1 (4.35%) Windows Server 2012
2 1 (4.35%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (21.74%) ERP
1 5 (21.74%) EAI
2 3 (13.04%) SAP Implementation
2 3 (13.04%) Stakeholder Management
3 2 (8.70%) Service Delivery
4 1 (4.35%) Change Management
4 1 (4.35%) Migration
4 1 (4.35%) ETL
4 1 (4.35%) Data Migration
4 1 (4.35%) Portfolio Management
4 1 (4.35%) Root Cause Analysis
4 1 (4.35%) Mentoring
4 1 (4.35%) Problem Management
4 1 (4.35%) Risk Analysis
4 1 (4.35%) ITIL
Programming Languages
1 5 (21.74%) SQL
2 4 (17.39%) PL/SQL
3 3 (13.04%) ABAP
4 1 (4.35%) JCL
4 1 (4.35%) COBOL
Qualifications
1 20 (86.96%) SC Cleared
2 5 (21.74%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (13.04%) SLA
System Software
1 1 (4.35%) Active Directory
1 1 (4.35%) Xen
1 1 (4.35%) VMware Infrastructure
1 1 (4.35%) XenServer
Vendors
1 7 (30.43%) Oracle
2 6 (26.09%) SAP
3 4 (17.39%) Microsoft
4 1 (4.35%) HP
4 1 (4.35%) Dell
4 1 (4.35%) Citrix
4 1 (4.35%) Veritas
4 1 (4.35%) VMware
4 1 (4.35%) Cisco
4 1 (4.35%) IBM
4 1 (4.35%) Business Objects