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 7 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
7 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Security Clearance
Rank 51 36 38
Rank change year-on-year
-15 +2
Permanent jobs citing Security Cleared 8 20 26
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Lancashire 1.81% 4.55% 5.19%
As % of the Qualifications category 7.69% 21.98% 20.47%
Number of salaries quoted 7 11 18
Average salary £34,000 £37,500 £44,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-9.33% -15.73%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £24,500 £33,850
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £42,500 £53,250
UK excluding London average salary £45,500 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+1.11% +5.88%
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
104 91 127
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Lancashire 23.53% 20.68% 25.35%
Number of salaries quoted 97 74 108
Average salary £35,000 £32,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.69% -7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,375 £24,800 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £44,850 £42,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

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 7 May 2015.

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 7 May 2015. 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
Chorley -8 5 £57,500 +43.75%
Burnley - 2 £25,000 -
Preston -1 1 - - 1
Security Cleared
North West

Security Cleared
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Lancashire

For the 6 months to 7 May 2015, 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 21 (75.00%) SC Cleared
2 12 (42.86%) Windows
3 11 (39.29%) SAP
4 8 (28.57%) Migration
4 8 (28.57%) Stakeholder Management
4 8 (28.57%) VMware
4 8 (28.57%) Windows XP
4 8 (28.57%) Citrix
4 8 (28.57%) Office 365
4 8 (28.57%) VMware Infrastructure
5 7 (25.00%) Change Control
5 7 (25.00%) Performance Management
5 7 (25.00%) Oracle
5 7 (25.00%) Java
5 7 (25.00%) ABAP
5 7 (25.00%) Disaster Recovery
5 7 (25.00%) SAP Basis
6 5 (17.86%) SQL
6 5 (17.86%) SQL Server
6 5 (17.86%) Juniper
7 4 (14.29%) Microsoft Certification
7 4 (14.29%) Windows Server 2003
7 4 (14.29%) TCP/IP
7 4 (14.29%) DNS
7 4 (14.29%) Cisco
7 4 (14.29%) Microsoft
7 4 (14.29%) Active Directory
7 4 (14.29%) VBScript
7 4 (14.29%) ITIL
7 4 (14.29%) VBA

Security Cleared
Top Related IT Skills in Lancashire by Category

For the 6 months to 7 May 2015, 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.

Business Applications
1 3 (10.71%) SAP Payroll
1 3 (10.71%) SAP HR
Cloud Services
1 8 (28.57%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 4 (14.29%) TCP/IP
1 4 (14.29%) DNS
1 4 (14.29%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (17.86%) SQL Server
2 4 (14.29%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 4 (14.29%) SQL Server 2005
2 4 (14.29%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 4 (14.29%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (3.57%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
3 1 (3.57%) SAP Data Services
3 1 (3.57%) SAP HANA
3 1 (3.57%) BusinessObjects
3 1 (3.57%) Crystal Reports
General
1 4 (14.29%) Manufacturing
2 3 (10.71%) Aerospace
2 3 (10.71%) Retail
Job Titles
1 13 (46.43%) Consultant
2 10 (35.71%) SAP Consultant
3 8 (28.57%) Project Manager
4 7 (25.00%) SAP Basis Consultant
5 5 (17.86%) Infrastructure Manager
6 4 (14.29%) Junior Project Manager
6 4 (14.29%) Project Engineer
6 4 (14.29%) Infrastructure Project Manager
6 4 (14.29%) Support Engineer
6 4 (14.29%) 2nd Line Support
6 4 (14.29%) Junior
6 4 (14.29%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
7 3 (10.71%) SAP HR Consultant
7 3 (10.71%) SAP HR/Payroll Consultant
7 3 (10.71%) Payroll Consultant
7 3 (10.71%) SAP Payroll Consultant
7 3 (10.71%) Business Consultant
8 2 (7.14%) Programme Manager
8 2 (7.14%) Infrastructure Programme Manager
9 1 (3.57%) Junior Infrastructure Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (25.00%) SAP Basis
2 1 (3.57%) ASP.NET MVC
2 1 (3.57%) jQuery
2 1 (3.57%) .NET
2 1 (3.57%) HTML
2 1 (3.57%) ASP.NET
2 1 (3.57%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 2 (7.14%) Mobile App
2 1 (3.57%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (3.57%) Inversion of Control
2 1 (3.57%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 12 (42.86%) Windows
2 8 (28.57%) Windows XP
3 4 (14.29%) Windows Server 2003
3 4 (14.29%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (28.57%) Migration
1 8 (28.57%) Stakeholder Management
2 7 (25.00%) Change Control
2 7 (25.00%) Performance Management
2 7 (25.00%) Disaster Recovery
3 4 (14.29%) ITIL
4 3 (10.71%) SAP Implementation
5 1 (3.57%) Line Management
5 1 (3.57%) Mentoring
5 1 (3.57%) Mobile Development
5 1 (3.57%) Unit Testing
5 1 (3.57%) Dependency Injection
5 1 (3.57%) Agile Software Development
5 1 (3.57%) MVC
5 1 (3.57%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 7 (25.00%) Java
1 7 (25.00%) ABAP
2 5 (17.86%) SQL
3 4 (14.29%) VBScript
3 4 (14.29%) VBA
4 1 (3.57%) T-SQL
4 1 (3.57%) JavaScript
4 1 (3.57%) C#
Qualifications
1 21 (75.00%) SC Cleared
2 4 (14.29%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (3.57%) DV Cleared
System Software
1 8 (28.57%) VMware Infrastructure
2 4 (14.29%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 11 (39.29%) SAP
2 8 (28.57%) VMware
2 8 (28.57%) Citrix
3 7 (25.00%) Oracle
4 5 (17.86%) Juniper
5 4 (14.29%) Cisco
5 4 (14.29%) Microsoft
6 1 (3.57%) Business Objects