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 17 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
17 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Security Check (SC) Clearance
Rank 53 42 66
Rank change year-on-year
-11 +24
Permanent jobs citing SC Cleared 28 36 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North East 3.59% 4.92% 0.93%
As % of the Qualifications category 11.38% 16.74% 3.43%
Number of salaries quoted 14 35 1
Average salary £51,250 £42,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+20.58% +21.42%
UK excluding London average salary £47,500 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+5.55% +5.88%
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
246 215 204
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North East 31.54% 29.41% 27.06%
Number of salaries quoted 212 186 167
Average salary £35,000 £40,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-12.50% +14.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £22,720 £21,750
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £48,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

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 17 April 2015.

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 17 April 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
Tyne and Wear -4 28 £51,250 +28.12%
SC Cleared
England

SC Cleared
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North East

For the 6 months to 17 April 2015, 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 47 (100.00%) Security Cleared
2 22 (46.81%) SharePoint
3 20 (42.55%) Agile Software Development
4 18 (38.30%) Content Management
5 15 (31.91%) DV Cleared
6 14 (29.79%) Microsoft
7 13 (27.66%) LAN
7 13 (27.66%) WAN
7 13 (27.66%) Firewall
8 12 (25.53%) SQL
8 12 (25.53%) SQL Server
8 12 (25.53%) Windows
8 12 (25.53%) SQL Server 2008
8 12 (25.53%) SharePoint 2010
8 12 (25.53%) SharePoint 2013
9 11 (23.40%) Exchange Server 2013
9 11 (23.40%) Windows Server 2012
9 11 (23.40%) Exchange Server 2010
9 11 (23.40%) Office 365
9 11 (23.40%) Hyper-V
9 11 (23.40%) Windows Server 2008
9 11 (23.40%) VMware Infrastructure
9 11 (23.40%) Exchange Server 2007
9 11 (23.40%) Document Management
9 11 (23.40%) Exchange Server 2003
9 11 (23.40%) Wi-Fi
9 11 (23.40%) VMware
9 11 (23.40%) Active Directory
9 11 (23.40%) MS Exchange
9 11 (23.40%) Cisco

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

For the 6 months to 17 April 2015, 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 22 (46.81%) SharePoint
2 12 (25.53%) SharePoint 2010
2 12 (25.53%) SharePoint 2013
3 11 (23.40%) Exchange Server 2013
3 11 (23.40%) Exchange Server 2010
3 11 (23.40%) Exchange Server 2003
3 11 (23.40%) Exchange Server 2007
3 11 (23.40%) MS Exchange
4 9 (19.15%) Documentum
4 9 (19.15%) Alfresco
5 1 (2.13%) Lync
5 1 (2.13%) BizTalk Server
5 1 (2.13%) IIS
Applications
1 10 (21.28%) MS Excel
2 9 (19.15%) InfoPath
3 1 (2.13%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 4 (8.51%) Oracle Applications
2 2 (4.26%) Dynamics CRM
2 2 (4.26%) Oracle Financials
2 2 (4.26%) Oracle EBS
3 1 (2.13%) Oracle 11i
3 1 (2.13%) Oracle General Ledger
3 1 (2.13%) Oracle EBS R12
3 1 (2.13%) Oracle iProcurement
3 1 (2.13%) Oracle Payables
3 1 (2.13%) Oracle Receivables
Cloud Services
1 11 (23.40%) Office 365
2 2 (4.26%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (2.13%) Yammer
3 1 (2.13%) Azure Active Directory
Communications & Networking
1 13 (27.66%) LAN
1 13 (27.66%) WAN
1 13 (27.66%) Firewall
2 11 (23.40%) Wi-Fi
3 10 (21.28%) SAN
4 2 (4.26%) VPN
5 1 (2.13%) Unified Communications
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (25.53%) SQL Server
1 12 (25.53%) SQL Server 2008
2 10 (21.28%) SQL Server 2005
3 2 (4.26%) Oracle Database
4 1 (2.13%) SQL Server 2012
4 1 (2.13%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 10 (21.28%) Visual Studio
2 1 (2.13%) Visual Studio Team System
General
1 8 (17.02%) Finance
2 1 (2.13%) Manufacturing
2 1 (2.13%) Retail
Job Titles
1 18 (38.30%) Architect
2 11 (23.40%) Field Engineer
3 9 (19.15%) Solutions Architect
3 9 (19.15%) SharePoint Architect
3 9 (19.15%) SharePoint Solutions Architect
4 4 (8.51%) SharePoint Designer
4 4 (8.51%) Designer
4 4 (8.51%) Services Delivery Manager
4 4 (8.51%) Service Manager
4 4 (8.51%) Solutions Designer
4 4 (8.51%) Delivery Manager
5 3 (6.38%) Consultant
5 3 (6.38%) Project Manager
6 2 (4.26%) DBA
6 2 (4.26%) Administrator
6 2 (4.26%) Technical Support
6 2 (4.26%) Support Engineer
6 2 (4.26%) Applications Support
6 2 (4.26%) UNIX Engineer
6 2 (4.26%) UNIX Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (21.28%) CSS
1 10 (21.28%) HTML
1 10 (21.28%) .NET
2 9 (19.15%) HTML5
2 9 (19.15%) XSLT
3 2 (4.26%) Middleware
4 1 (2.13%) .NET Framework
4 1 (2.13%) Microsoft Enterprise Library
4 1 (2.13%) WCF
4 1 (2.13%) Entity Framework
4 1 (2.13%) ASP.NET
Miscellaneous
1 4 (8.51%) Life Science
2 2 (4.26%) Open Source
2 2 (4.26%) HACMP
Operating Systems
1 12 (25.53%) Windows
2 11 (23.40%) Windows Server 2003
2 11 (23.40%) Windows Server 2008
2 11 (23.40%) Windows Server 2012
3 4 (8.51%) UNIX
4 2 (4.26%) AIX
4 2 (4.26%) Solaris
5 1 (2.13%) Windows XP
5 1 (2.13%) Windows 7
5 1 (2.13%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (42.55%) Agile Software Development
2 18 (38.30%) Content Management
3 11 (23.40%) Document Management
4 10 (21.28%) Migration
4 10 (21.28%) Stakeholder Management
4 10 (21.28%) Scrum
5 8 (17.02%) ITIL
6 6 (12.77%) Service Management
6 6 (12.77%) Change Management
7 4 (8.51%) Service Delivery
7 4 (8.51%) Six Sigma
7 4 (8.51%) Incident Management
7 4 (8.51%) Problem Management
8 3 (6.38%) Project Management
8 3 (6.38%) PRINCE2
9 2 (4.26%) CRM
9 2 (4.26%) Configuration Management
9 2 (4.26%) Disaster Recovery
9 2 (4.26%) Lean Six Sigma
9 2 (4.26%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 12 (25.53%) SQL
2 1 (2.13%) C#
2 1 (2.13%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 47 (100.00%) Security Cleared
2 15 (31.91%) DV Cleared
3 2 (4.26%) IBM AIX Certification
4 1 (2.13%) Degree
4 1 (2.13%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.13%) SLA
System Software
1 11 (23.40%) Active Directory
1 11 (23.40%) VMware Infrastructure
1 11 (23.40%) Hyper-V
2 2 (4.26%) GPFS
Vendors
1 14 (29.79%) Microsoft
2 11 (23.40%) Cisco
2 11 (23.40%) IBM
2 11 (23.40%) NetApp
2 11 (23.40%) VMware
3 9 (19.15%) OpenText
3 9 (19.15%) EMC
4 6 (12.77%) Oracle
5 4 (8.51%) CA
6 2 (4.26%) Red Hat
7 1 (2.13%) WatchGuard