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 27 February 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Feb 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Security Clearance
Rank 42 26 42
Rank change year-on-year
-16 +16
Permanent jobs citing Security Cleared 15 32 14
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Lancashire 3.13% 7.49% 3.02%
As % of the Qualifications category 14.85% 35.16% 15.56%
Number of salaries quoted 13 18 11
Average salary £45,000 £40,000 £44,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+12.50% -10.11%
UK excluding London average salary £46,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+9.41% +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
101 91 90
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Lancashire 21.04% 21.31% 19.44%
Number of salaries quoted 93 71 76
Average salary £34,000 £33,000 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.03% +1.53%
90% offered a salary of more than £20,000 £21,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £52,500 £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 27 February 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 27 February 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 -2 9 £45,000 +12.50%
Burnley - 2 £25,000 -
Security Cleared
North West

Security Cleared
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Lancashire

For the 6 months to 27 February 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 28 (77.78%) SC Cleared
2 16 (44.44%) SAP
3 14 (38.89%) Windows
4 10 (27.78%) ABAP
5 9 (25.00%) Oracle
5 9 (25.00%) Migration
6 8 (22.22%) Stakeholder Management
6 8 (22.22%) VMware
6 8 (22.22%) Citrix
6 8 (22.22%) Windows XP
6 8 (22.22%) VMware Infrastructure
6 8 (22.22%) Office 365
7 7 (19.44%) Performance Management
7 7 (19.44%) Change Control
7 7 (19.44%) Java
7 7 (19.44%) SAP Basis
7 7 (19.44%) Disaster Recovery
7 7 (19.44%) Aerospace
8 6 (16.67%) SAP Payroll
8 6 (16.67%) Microsoft
8 6 (16.67%) SQL
8 6 (16.67%) SAP HR
8 6 (16.67%) SAP Implementation
9 5 (13.89%) ERP
9 5 (13.89%) Juniper
10 4 (11.11%) Finance
10 4 (11.11%) MS Excel
10 4 (11.11%) SLA
10 4 (11.11%) PL/SQL
10 4 (11.11%) MS Office

Security Cleared
Top Related IT Skills in Lancashire by Category

For the 6 months to 27 February 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.

Application Platforms
1 1 (2.78%) WebLogic
1 1 (2.78%) CICS
1 1 (2.78%) WebLogic Portal
Applications
1 4 (11.11%) MS Office
1 4 (11.11%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 6 (16.67%) SAP Payroll
1 6 (16.67%) SAP HR
2 1 (2.78%) SAP FI
2 1 (2.78%) SAP FI/CO
2 1 (2.78%) SAP CO
2 1 (2.78%) SAP HCM
Cloud Services
1 8 (22.22%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 2 (5.56%) TCP/IP
1 2 (5.56%) DNS
1 2 (5.56%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (5.56%) SQL Server
1 2 (5.56%) SQL Server Reporting Services
1 2 (5.56%) SQL Server 2005
1 2 (5.56%) SQL Server Integration Services
1 2 (5.56%) SQL Server 2008
2 1 (2.78%) SAP Data Services
2 1 (2.78%) SAP HANA
2 1 (2.78%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
2 1 (2.78%) DB2
2 1 (2.78%) Crystal Reports
2 1 (2.78%) BusinessObjects
2 1 (2.78%) Easytrieve
General
1 7 (19.44%) Aerospace
2 4 (11.11%) Finance
3 3 (8.33%) Manufacturing
4 1 (2.78%) Banking
Job Titles
1 13 (36.11%) Consultant
1 13 (36.11%) SAP Consultant
2 8 (22.22%) Support Analyst
2 8 (22.22%) Analyst
2 8 (22.22%) Project Manager
3 7 (19.44%) SAP Basis Consultant
4 6 (16.67%) Infrastructure Manager
4 6 (16.67%) SAP HR Consultant
5 5 (13.89%) Infrastructure Project Manager
5 5 (13.89%) SAP Payroll Consultant
5 5 (13.89%) Payroll Consultant
5 5 (13.89%) SAP HR/Payroll Consultant
6 4 (11.11%) Desktop Analyst
6 4 (11.11%) Infrastructure Support Analyst
6 4 (11.11%) Desktop Support
6 4 (11.11%) Junior
6 4 (11.11%) Desktop Support Analyst
6 4 (11.11%) Junior Project Manager
6 4 (11.11%) Infrastructure Analyst
7 3 (8.33%) IFS Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (19.44%) SAP Basis
2 1 (2.78%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 1 (2.78%) Mainframe
1 1 (2.78%) GIS
1 1 (2.78%) VSAM
1 1 (2.78%) Computer Science
1 1 (2.78%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 14 (38.89%) Windows
2 8 (22.22%) Windows XP
3 2 (5.56%) Windows Server 2003
3 2 (5.56%) Windows Server 2008
4 1 (2.78%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (25.00%) Migration
2 8 (22.22%) Stakeholder Management
3 7 (19.44%) Performance Management
3 7 (19.44%) Disaster Recovery
3 7 (19.44%) Change Control
4 6 (16.67%) SAP Implementation
5 5 (13.89%) ERP
6 2 (5.56%) ITIL
6 2 (5.56%) Mentoring
7 1 (2.78%) EAI
7 1 (2.78%) Service Delivery
7 1 (2.78%) Data Migration
7 1 (2.78%) Risk Analysis
Programming Languages
1 10 (27.78%) ABAP
2 7 (19.44%) Java
3 6 (16.67%) SQL
4 4 (11.11%) PL/SQL
5 2 (5.56%) VBScript
5 2 (5.56%) VBA
6 1 (2.78%) JCL
6 1 (2.78%) COBOL
Qualifications
1 28 (77.78%) SC Cleared
2 2 (5.56%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (2.78%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (11.11%) SLA
System Software
1 8 (22.22%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (5.56%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 16 (44.44%) SAP
2 9 (25.00%) Oracle
3 8 (22.22%) Citrix
3 8 (22.22%) VMware
4 6 (16.67%) Microsoft
5 5 (13.89%) Juniper
6 2 (5.56%) Cisco
7 1 (2.78%) IBM
7 1 (2.78%) Business Objects