The table below looks at the statistics for SC Cleared in IT jobs advertised for the North East region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited SC Cleared over the 3 months to 22 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Security Check (SC) Clearance
Rank 54 70 37
Rank change year-on-year
+16 -33
Permanent jobs citing SC Cleared 22 5 34
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North East 2.58% 0.76% 4.29%
As % of the Qualifications category 8.30% 2.87% 17.53%
Number of salaries quoted 20 4 28
Average salary £36,250 £24,250 £27,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+49.48% -10.18%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £19,950 £23,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £27,500 £49,950
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+11.11% -
SC Cleared
England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Qualifications category in permanent jobs advertised in the North East region.

Qualifications Category
North East
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
265 174 194
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North East 31.07% 26.32% 24.46%
Number of salaries quoted 182 150 167
Average salary £36,000 £40,000 £36,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
-10.00% +10.34%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £22,500 £23,900
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £47,500 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £40,995 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.23% +2.48%

SC Cleared
Jobs Demand Trend in the North East

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

SC Cleared Jobs Demand Trend in the North East

SC Cleared
Salary Trend in the North East

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

SC Cleared Salary Trend in the North East

SC Cleared
Salary Histogram in the North East

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing SC Cleared across the North East region over the 3 months to 22 August 2014.

SC Cleared Salary Histogram in the North East

SC Cleared
Job Locations in the North East

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing SC Cleared within the North East region over the 3 months to 22 August 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
(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
Tyne and Wear -3 10 £36,250 +49.48% 1
Durham - 1 £30,000 -
Cleveland - 1 £27,500 -
SC Cleared
England

SC Cleared
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North East

For the 6 months to 22 August 2014, IT jobs across the North East region citing SC 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 SC Cleared.

1 64 (100.00%) Security Cleared
2 37 (57.81%) Oracle
3 23 (35.94%) Finance
3 23 (35.94%) Oracle 11i
4 21 (32.81%) Oracle General Ledger
4 21 (32.81%) Oracle Payables
4 21 (32.81%) Oracle Receivables
5 17 (26.56%) Oracle Financials
6 13 (20.31%) Oracle Internet Expenses
7 11 (17.19%) Oracle HRMS
7 11 (17.19%) UNIX
7 11 (17.19%) Windows
8 9 (14.06%) Oracle Applications
8 9 (14.06%) Oracle Workflow
8 9 (14.06%) Workflow
8 9 (14.06%) Regression Testing
9 8 (12.50%) QuickTest Pro
9 8 (12.50%) LoadRunner
10 7 (10.94%) Solaris
10 7 (10.94%) SAP
10 7 (10.94%) SQL
11 6 (9.38%) Java
11 6 (9.38%) MS Excel
11 6 (9.38%) LAN
11 6 (9.38%) WAN
11 6 (9.38%) Oracle Discoverer
11 6 (9.38%) Active Directory
11 6 (9.38%) McAfee
11 6 (9.38%) Handset
11 6 (9.38%) Amdocs

SC Cleared
Top Related IT Skills in the North East by Category

For the 6 months to 22 August 2014, IT jobs across the North East region citing SC 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 SC Cleared. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 9 (14.06%) Oracle Workflow
2 1 (1.56%) BizTalk Server
2 1 (1.56%) WebLogic
Applications
1 6 (9.38%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 23 (35.94%) Oracle 11i
2 21 (32.81%) Oracle General Ledger
2 21 (32.81%) Oracle Payables
2 21 (32.81%) Oracle Receivables
3 17 (26.56%) Oracle Financials
4 13 (20.31%) Oracle Internet Expenses
5 11 (17.19%) Oracle HRMS
6 9 (14.06%) Oracle Applications
7 4 (6.25%) Oracle iProcurement
7 4 (6.25%) Oracle Cash Management
7 4 (6.25%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
8 2 (3.13%) Oracle EBS
8 2 (3.13%) Oracle iRecruitment
8 2 (3.13%) Oracle EBS R12
9 1 (1.56%) SAP HR
Cloud Services
1 2 (3.13%) SaaS
2 1 (1.56%) Taleo
Communications & Networking
1 6 (9.38%) LAN
1 6 (9.38%) WAN
2 3 (4.69%) DHCP
2 3 (4.69%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (9.38%) Oracle Discoverer
2 3 (4.69%) Oracle Database
2 3 (4.69%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 3 (4.69%) Oracle Database 11g
2 3 (4.69%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 3 (4.69%) Oracle Database 10g
2 3 (4.69%) SQL Server
3 2 (3.13%) Oracle BI EE
4 1 (1.56%) DB2
Development Applications
1 8 (12.50%) QuickTest Pro
1 8 (12.50%) LoadRunner
2 4 (6.25%) Visual Studio
2 4 (6.25%) Selenium
2 4 (6.25%) Facilita Forecast
3 1 (1.56%) Maven
General
1 23 (35.94%) Finance
2 4 (6.25%) General Ledger
3 2 (3.13%) Telecoms
3 2 (3.13%) Retail
Job Titles
1 30 (46.88%) Consultant
1 30 (46.88%) Oracle Consultant
2 17 (26.56%) Oracle Financials Consultant
3 14 (21.88%) Functional Consultant
3 14 (21.88%) Oracle Financials Functional Consultant
3 14 (21.88%) Oracle Functional Consultant
4 13 (20.31%) Oracle HR Consultant
5 11 (17.19%) Oracle HRMS Consultant
6 9 (14.06%) Applications Support
6 9 (14.06%) Oracle Applications Support
7 7 (10.94%) DBA
8 6 (9.38%) Systems Engineer
9 5 (7.81%) Oracle Applications Consultant
9 5 (7.81%) Applications Consultant
9 5 (7.81%) Support Consultant
10 4 (6.25%) Performance Tester
10 4 (6.25%) Tester
10 4 (6.25%) Analyst
10 4 (6.25%) Test Analyst
10 4 (6.25%) Performance Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (3.13%) CSS
1 2 (3.13%) HTML
2 1 (1.56%) HTML5
2 1 (1.56%) Java EE
2 1 (1.56%) Spring
2 1 (1.56%) ISPF
2 1 (1.56%) Hibernate
2 1 (1.56%) .NET
2 1 (1.56%) J2EE
Miscellaneous
1 6 (9.38%) Handset
2 3 (4.69%) Replication
2 3 (4.69%) Clustering
3 1 (1.56%) Computer Science
3 1 (1.56%) Mainframe
Operating Systems
1 11 (17.19%) UNIX
1 11 (17.19%) Windows
2 7 (10.94%) Solaris
3 6 (9.38%) Windows Server 2008
4 4 (6.25%) Linux
5 3 (4.69%) HPUX
6 1 (1.56%) zOS
6 1 (1.56%) MVS
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (14.06%) Workflow
1 9 (14.06%) Regression Testing
2 6 (9.38%) Change Control
3 4 (6.25%) Performance Testing
3 4 (6.25%) Test Management
3 4 (6.25%) Automation Testing
3 4 (6.25%) Cash Management
3 4 (6.25%) Procure-to-pay
4 2 (3.13%) CRM
5 1 (1.56%) Information Architecture
5 1 (1.56%) Time Management
5 1 (1.56%) Asset Management
5 1 (1.56%) Agile Software Development
5 1 (1.56%) Migration
5 1 (1.56%) ITIL
Programming Languages
1 7 (10.94%) SQL
2 6 (9.38%) Java
3 5 (7.81%) C#
4 4 (6.25%) VB
5 3 (4.69%) C
6 1 (1.56%) C++
6 1 (1.56%) JavaScript
6 1 (1.56%) PHP
Qualifications
1 64 (100.00%) Security Cleared
2 2 (3.13%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.56%) SLA
System Software
1 6 (9.38%) Active Directory
2 3 (4.69%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 3 (4.69%) Data Guard
2 1 (1.56%) OMEGAMON
Vendors
1 37 (57.81%) Oracle
2 7 (10.94%) SAP
3 6 (9.38%) McAfee
3 6 (9.38%) Amdocs
3 6 (9.38%) LANDesk
4 3 (4.69%) HP
5 2 (3.13%) Fujitsu
6 1 (1.56%) BMC
6 1 (1.56%) IBM