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

Location
3 months to
4 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Security Clearance
Rank 33 - 52
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing Security Cleared 27 0 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Merseyside 5.42% - 1.30%
As % of the Qualifications category 18.49% - 4.69%
Number of salaries quoted 9 0 4
Average salary £70,000 - £32,875
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
146 150 128
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Merseyside 29.32% 23.22% 27.71%
Number of salaries quoted 93 119 100
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,000 £27,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £55,250 £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 4 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 4 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 - 27 £70,000 -
Security Cleared
North West

Security Cleared
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Merseyside

For the 6 months to 4 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 42 (93.33%) SC Cleared
2 26 (57.78%) SharePoint
3 23 (51.11%) Agile Software Development
4 22 (48.89%) Content Management
5 18 (40.00%) DV Cleared
6 16 (35.56%) Microsoft
7 14 (31.11%) SharePoint 2010
7 14 (31.11%) Office 365
8 13 (28.89%) SharePoint 2013
8 13 (28.89%) MS Excel
9 12 (26.67%) Migration
9 12 (26.67%) Scrum
10 11 (24.44%) Stakeholder Management
10 11 (24.44%) OpenText
10 11 (24.44%) Document Management
10 11 (24.44%) InfoPath
10 11 (24.44%) IBM
10 11 (24.44%) Documentum
10 11 (24.44%) HTML
10 11 (24.44%) .NET
10 11 (24.44%) Visual Studio
10 11 (24.44%) CSS
10 11 (24.44%) XSLT
10 11 (24.44%) EMC
10 11 (24.44%) HTML5
10 11 (24.44%) Alfresco
11 10 (22.22%) Broadband
12 3 (6.67%) CISSP
12 3 (6.67%) ITIL
12 3 (6.67%) Windows

Security Cleared
Top Related IT Skills in Merseyside by Category

For the 6 months to 4 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 26 (57.78%) SharePoint
2 14 (31.11%) SharePoint 2010
3 13 (28.89%) SharePoint 2013
4 11 (24.44%) Documentum
4 11 (24.44%) Alfresco
5 1 (2.22%) MS Exchange
5 1 (2.22%) Exchange Server 2010
5 1 (2.22%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 13 (28.89%) MS Excel
2 11 (24.44%) InfoPath
3 1 (2.22%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 14 (31.11%) Office 365
2 1 (2.22%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (2.22%) Yammer
Communications & Networking
1 10 (22.22%) Broadband
2 1 (2.22%) NetScaler
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (2.22%) SQL Server
1 1 (2.22%) OLAP
1 1 (2.22%) Data Warehouse
1 1 (2.22%) SQL Server Integration Services
1 1 (2.22%) SQL Server Analysis Services
1 1 (2.22%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 11 (24.44%) Visual Studio
General
1 2 (4.44%) Finance
Job Titles
1 22 (48.89%) Architect
2 11 (24.44%) Solutions Architect
2 11 (24.44%) SharePoint Solutions Architect
2 11 (24.44%) SharePoint Architect
3 10 (22.22%) Installation Technician
4 6 (13.33%) Solutions Designer
4 6 (13.33%) Designer
4 6 (13.33%) SharePoint Designer
5 4 (8.89%) Consultant
6 3 (6.67%) Analyst
6 3 (6.67%) Information Systems Manager
6 3 (6.67%) Systems Manager
6 3 (6.67%) Information Manager
6 3 (6.67%) Information Security Manager
6 3 (6.67%) Security Manager
7 2 (4.44%) Infrastructure Engineer
7 2 (4.44%) SharePoint Consultant
7 2 (4.44%) Systems Analyst
8 1 (2.22%) Business Intelligence Consultant
8 1 (2.22%) 2nd Line Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (24.44%) HTML
1 11 (24.44%) .NET
1 11 (24.44%) CSS
1 11 (24.44%) XSLT
1 11 (24.44%) HTML5
2 1 (2.22%) Application Packaging
Miscellaneous
1 3 (6.67%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (2.22%) Hybrid Cloud
Operating Systems
1 3 (6.67%) Windows
2 1 (2.22%) Linux
2 1 (2.22%) Windows 7
2 1 (2.22%) Windows Server 2008
2 1 (2.22%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 23 (51.11%) Agile Software Development
2 22 (48.89%) Content Management
3 12 (26.67%) Migration
3 12 (26.67%) Scrum
4 11 (24.44%) Stakeholder Management
4 11 (24.44%) Document Management
5 3 (6.67%) ITIL
5 3 (6.67%) Information Security
6 2 (4.44%) Continuous Improvement
6 2 (4.44%) Service Delivery
7 1 (2.22%) BPR
7 1 (2.22%) Business Intelligence
7 1 (2.22%) ETL
7 1 (2.22%) GAP Analysis
Qualifications
1 42 (93.33%) SC Cleared
2 18 (40.00%) DV Cleared
3 3 (6.67%) CISSP
3 3 (6.67%) CISM
4 1 (2.22%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (6.67%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 2 (4.44%) Hyper-V
2 1 (2.22%) Active Directory
2 1 (2.22%) XenApp
2 1 (2.22%) XenDesktop
2 1 (2.22%) Forefront TMG
Systems Management
1 3 (6.67%) SCCM
2 2 (4.44%) SCOM
2 2 (4.44%) SCVMM
3 1 (2.22%) SCDPM
3 1 (2.22%) Forefront Identity Manager
Vendors
1 16 (35.56%) Microsoft
2 11 (24.44%) OpenText
2 11 (24.44%) IBM
2 11 (24.44%) EMC
3 1 (2.22%) Citrix
3 1 (2.22%) VMware