The first table below looks at the demand 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 18 April 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 Lancashire region.

Location
3 months to
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Security Clearance
Rank 27 37 69
Rank change year-on-year
+10 +32
Permanent jobs citing Security Cleared 28 25 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Lancashire 6.11% 5.21% 0.31%
As % of the Qualifications category 28.28% 21.93% 1.27%
Number of salaries quoted 17 17 2
Average salary £39,500 £44,500 £42,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
-11.23% +4.09%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,500 £40,100 £34,950
10% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £55,000 £50,550
UK excluding London average salary £44,000 £42,500 £44,000
% change year-on-year
+3.52% -3.40%
Qualifications Category
Lancashire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
99 114 158
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Lancashire 21.62% 23.75% 24.69%
Number of salaries quoted 82 94 145
Average salary £32,500 £35,000 £31,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-7.14% +11.11%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,500 £25,000 £19,700
10% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £52,500 £51,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
Security Cleared
North West

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 18 April 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 18 April 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
(Click each for more statistics)
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
Find
Job
Vacancies
Chorley - 16 £40,000 -
Preston +6 9 £41,000 - 2
Blackpool - 1 - -
Security Cleared
North West

Security Cleared
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Lancashire

For the 6 months to 18 April 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 32 (65.31%) SC Cleared
2 25 (51.02%) SQL
3 18 (36.73%) T-SQL
3 18 (36.73%) .NET
3 18 (36.73%) ASP.NET
4 16 (32.65%) SQL Server
5 15 (30.61%) HTML
5 15 (30.61%) Degree
6 14 (28.57%) JavaScript
6 14 (28.57%) Finance
7 10 (20.41%) C#
8 9 (18.37%) CSS
8 9 (18.37%) MVC
8 9 (18.37%) Computer Science
8 9 (18.37%) jQuery
8 9 (18.37%) Unit Testing
8 9 (18.37%) ASP.NET MVC
8 9 (18.37%) Dependency Injection
8 9 (18.37%) Inversion of Control
8 9 (18.37%) SQL Server 2012
9 8 (16.33%) Microsoft
9 8 (16.33%) Management Information System
9 8 (16.33%) Windows
10 7 (14.29%) MS Excel
10 7 (14.29%) Validation
11 6 (12.24%) WinForms
11 6 (12.24%) SAP CO
11 6 (12.24%) .NET Framework
11 6 (12.24%) ASP.NET MVC 4
11 6 (12.24%) HTML5

Security Cleared
Top Related IT Skills in Lancashire by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 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 4 (8.16%) WebLogic
2 1 (2.04%) IIS
2 1 (2.04%) MS Exchange
2 1 (2.04%) Exchange Server 2003
2 1 (2.04%) Exchange Server 2007
2 1 (2.04%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 7 (14.29%) MS Excel
2 1 (2.04%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 6 (12.24%) SAP CO
1 6 (12.24%) SAP FI
1 6 (12.24%) SAP FI/CO
Communications & Networking
1 1 (2.04%) DHCP
1 1 (2.04%) DNS
1 1 (2.04%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 16 (32.65%) SQL Server
2 9 (18.37%) SQL Server 2012
3 5 (10.20%) Crystal Reports
3 5 (10.20%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 5 (10.20%) SQL Server 2005
4 2 (4.08%) Oracle BI EE
5 1 (2.04%) SQL Server 2000
5 1 (2.04%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 6 (12.24%) Mercurial
2 5 (10.20%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 14 (28.57%) Finance
2 6 (12.24%) Aerospace
2 6 (12.24%) Manufacturing
2 6 (12.24%) Military
Job Titles
1 14 (28.57%) Developer
2 9 (18.37%) Software Developer
3 7 (14.29%) Software Engineer
4 6 (12.24%) Verification Engineer
4 6 (12.24%) Consultant
5 5 (10.20%) Systems Engineer
5 5 (10.20%) Business Transformation Consultant
5 5 (10.20%) Business Consultant
5 5 (10.20%) .NET Developer
5 5 (10.20%) VB.NET Developer
6 4 (8.16%) Technical Specialist
6 4 (8.16%) Support Analyst
6 4 (8.16%) Analyst
7 3 (6.12%) 3rd Line Support
7 3 (6.12%) SAP Support
7 3 (6.12%) SAP Support Analyst
7 3 (6.12%) SAP Analyst
7 3 (6.12%) Agile .NET Developer
8 2 (4.08%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
8 2 (4.08%) Security Officer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 18 (36.73%) .NET
1 18 (36.73%) ASP.NET
2 15 (30.61%) HTML
3 9 (18.37%) CSS
3 9 (18.37%) jQuery
3 9 (18.37%) ASP.NET MVC
4 6 (12.24%) WinForms
4 6 (12.24%) .NET Framework
4 6 (12.24%) ASP.NET MVC 4
4 6 (12.24%) HTML5
4 6 (12.24%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
4 6 (12.24%) Razor View Engine
5 5 (10.20%) ADO.NET
5 5 (10.20%) Classic ASP
5 5 (10.20%) LINQ
5 5 (10.20%) WCF
6 3 (6.12%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 9 (18.37%) Computer Science
1 9 (18.37%) Inversion of Control
2 8 (16.33%) Management Information System
3 3 (6.12%) Mobile App
4 1 (2.04%) Blackberry
4 1 (2.04%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 8 (16.33%) Windows
2 5 (10.20%) Windows Server 2008
3 4 (8.16%) Windows Server 2003
4 1 (2.04%) Windows XP
4 1 (2.04%) Linux
4 1 (2.04%) Windows 2000
4 1 (2.04%) Windows 7
4 1 (2.04%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (18.37%) MVC
1 9 (18.37%) Unit Testing
1 9 (18.37%) Dependency Injection
2 7 (14.29%) Validation
3 6 (12.24%) SOA
4 5 (10.20%) ITIL
4 5 (10.20%) Business Transformation
5 3 (6.12%) CRM
5 3 (6.12%) Agile Software Development
5 3 (6.12%) Software Engineering
6 2 (4.08%) Information Security
6 2 (4.08%) ETL
7 1 (2.04%) Disaster Recovery
7 1 (2.04%) Data Validation
7 1 (2.04%) Test Strategy
Programming Languages
1 25 (51.02%) SQL
2 18 (36.73%) T-SQL
3 14 (28.57%) JavaScript
4 10 (20.41%) C#
5 6 (12.24%) Python
6 5 (10.20%) VB.NET
7 1 (2.04%) VBScript
7 1 (2.04%) Java
Qualifications
1 32 (65.31%) SC Cleared
2 15 (30.61%) Degree
3 2 (4.08%) BC Cleared
4 1 (2.04%) MCSA
4 1 (2.04%) Microsoft Certification
4 1 (2.04%) ACDT
4 1 (2.04%) ACMT
4 1 (2.04%) ACSP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (8.16%) QA
2 2 (4.08%) PCI DSS
2 2 (4.08%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 2 (4.08%) SLA
System Software
1 2 (4.08%) Active Directory
2 1 (2.04%) VMware ESX
2 1 (2.04%) vSphere
2 1 (2.04%) vCloud
Systems Management
1 1 (2.04%) Norton AntiVirus
1 1 (2.04%) NetBackup
1 1 (2.04%) Backup Exec
Vendors
1 8 (16.33%) Microsoft
2 6 (12.24%) SAP
3 2 (4.08%) Oracle
4 1 (2.04%) Citrix
4 1 (2.04%) Veritas
4 1 (2.04%) Apple
4 1 (2.04%) Symantec
4 1 (2.04%) Sophos
4 1 (2.04%) VMware
4 1 (2.04%) Capita
4 1 (2.04%) Acronis