The table below looks at the statistics for Security Cleared in IT jobs advertised for the Merseyside region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Security Cleared over the 3 months to 22 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Security Clearance
Rank 31 - 55
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing Security Cleared 28 0 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Merseyside 5.87% - 1.30%
As % of the Qualifications category 20.74% - 5.26%
Number of salaries quoted 7 0 4
Average salary £50,000 - £32,875
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 - £27,250
10% offered a salary of more than £58,000 - £44,800
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
- +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 Merseyside region.

Qualifications Category
Merseyside
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
135 145 114
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Merseyside 28.30% 23.35% 24.68%
Number of salaries quoted 86 115 91
Average salary £37,250 £42,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-12.35% +13.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,000 £25,000 £27,100
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £53,000 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

Security Cleared
Jobs Demand Trend in Merseyside

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

Security Cleared Jobs Demand Trend in Merseyside

Security Cleared
Salary Trend in Merseyside

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

Security Cleared Salary Trend in Merseyside

Security Cleared
Salary Histogram in Merseyside

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Security Cleared across the Merseyside region over the 3 months to 22 May 2015.

Security Cleared Salary Histogram in Merseyside

Security Cleared
Job Locations in Merseyside

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Security Cleared within the Merseyside region over the 3 months to 22 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
Liverpool - 26 £50,000 - 2
Bootle - 2 £30,000 -
Security Cleared
North West

Security Cleared
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Merseyside

For the 6 months to 22 May 2015, IT jobs across the Merseyside 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 41 (85.42%) SC Cleared
2 32 (66.67%) SharePoint
3 29 (60.42%) Agile Software Development
4 27 (56.25%) Content Management
5 24 (50.00%) DV Cleared
6 19 (39.58%) Microsoft
7 18 (37.50%) SharePoint 2010
7 18 (37.50%) Office 365
8 17 (35.42%) SharePoint 2013
9 16 (33.33%) MS Excel
9 16 (33.33%) Migration
9 16 (33.33%) Scrum
10 15 (31.25%) InfoPath
10 15 (31.25%) HTML
10 15 (31.25%) .NET
10 15 (31.25%) Visual Studio
10 15 (31.25%) CSS
10 15 (31.25%) XSLT
10 15 (31.25%) HTML5
11 13 (27.08%) Alfresco
11 13 (27.08%) IBM
11 13 (27.08%) Documentum
11 13 (27.08%) EMC
11 13 (27.08%) Document Management
11 13 (27.08%) Stakeholder Management
11 13 (27.08%) OpenText
12 5 (10.42%) Windows
13 4 (8.33%) Broadband
13 4 (8.33%) SCCM
14 3 (6.25%) ISO/IEC 27001

Security Cleared
Top Related IT Skills in Merseyside by Category

For the 6 months to 22 May 2015, IT jobs across the Merseyside 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 32 (66.67%) SharePoint
2 18 (37.50%) SharePoint 2010
3 17 (35.42%) SharePoint 2013
4 13 (27.08%) Alfresco
4 13 (27.08%) Documentum
5 1 (2.08%) Exchange Server 2010
5 1 (2.08%) Exchange Server 2013
5 1 (2.08%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 16 (33.33%) MS Excel
2 15 (31.25%) InfoPath
3 1 (2.08%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 18 (37.50%) Office 365
2 1 (2.08%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (2.08%) Yammer
Communications & Networking
1 4 (8.33%) Broadband
2 1 (2.08%) NetScaler
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (2.08%) SQL Server Analysis Services
1 1 (2.08%) SQL Server
1 1 (2.08%) OLAP
1 1 (2.08%) Data Warehouse
1 1 (2.08%) SQL Server Integration Services
1 1 (2.08%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 15 (31.25%) Visual Studio
2 2 (4.17%) MSI
General
1 3 (6.25%) Finance
2 1 (2.08%) Law
2 1 (2.08%) Legal
Job Titles
1 27 (56.25%) Architect
2 14 (29.17%) SharePoint Architect
3 13 (27.08%) SharePoint Solutions Architect
3 13 (27.08%) Solutions Architect
4 9 (18.75%) Designer
4 9 (18.75%) SharePoint Designer
5 8 (16.67%) Solutions Designer
6 4 (8.33%) Analyst
6 4 (8.33%) Installation Technician
7 3 (6.25%) Information Systems Manager
7 3 (6.25%) Systems Analyst
7 3 (6.25%) Consultant
7 3 (6.25%) Security Manager
7 3 (6.25%) Information Manager
7 3 (6.25%) Information Security Manager
7 3 (6.25%) Systems Manager
7 3 (6.25%) Infrastructure Specialist
8 2 (4.17%) SharePoint Consultant
8 2 (4.17%) Administrator
8 2 (4.17%) Infrastructure Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (31.25%) HTML
1 15 (31.25%) .NET
1 15 (31.25%) CSS
1 15 (31.25%) XSLT
1 15 (31.25%) HTML5
2 1 (2.08%) Application Packaging
Miscellaneous
1 3 (6.25%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (4.17%) Blackberry
3 1 (2.08%) Hybrid Cloud
Operating Systems
1 5 (10.42%) Windows
2 3 (6.25%) Windows 7
3 1 (2.08%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (2.08%) Windows Server 2012
3 1 (2.08%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 29 (60.42%) Agile Software Development
2 27 (56.25%) Content Management
3 16 (33.33%) Migration
3 16 (33.33%) Scrum
4 13 (27.08%) Document Management
4 13 (27.08%) Stakeholder Management
5 3 (6.25%) Continuous Improvement
5 3 (6.25%) ITIL
5 3 (6.25%) Service Delivery
5 3 (6.25%) Information Security
6 2 (4.17%) GAP Analysis
7 1 (2.08%) Data Migration
7 1 (2.08%) Data Mapping
7 1 (2.08%) Software Licensing
7 1 (2.08%) BPR
7 1 (2.08%) Business Intelligence
7 1 (2.08%) ETL
7 1 (2.08%) Data Modelling
7 1 (2.08%) Business Analysis
7 1 (2.08%) Systems Analysis
Programming Languages
1 1 (2.08%) SQL
Qualifications
1 41 (85.42%) SC Cleared
2 24 (50.00%) DV Cleared
3 3 (6.25%) CISSP
3 3 (6.25%) CISM
4 1 (2.08%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (6.25%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (2.08%) SLA
System Software
1 1 (2.08%) Hyper-V
1 1 (2.08%) XenApp
1 1 (2.08%) XenDesktop
1 1 (2.08%) Forefront TMG
1 1 (2.08%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 4 (8.33%) SCCM
2 1 (2.08%) SCOM
2 1 (2.08%) SCVMM
2 1 (2.08%) SCDPM
2 1 (2.08%) Forefront Identity Manager
Vendors
1 19 (39.58%) Microsoft
2 13 (27.08%) IBM
2 13 (27.08%) EMC
2 13 (27.08%) OpenText
3 1 (2.08%) Citrix
3 1 (2.08%) VMware