The table below looks at the statistics for BC Cleared in IT jobs advertised for the North West region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited BC Cleared over the 3 months to 24 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Basic Check (BC) Clearance
Rank - 253 252
Permanent jobs citing BC Cleared 0 2 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West - 0.028% 0.041%
As % of the Qualifications category - 0.12% 0.16%
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 3
Average salary - - £40,000
UK excluding London average salary - £47,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +18.75%
BC 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 West region.

Qualifications Category
North West
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
1749 1644 1821
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 26.99% 23.16% 24.59%
Number of salaries quoted 1334 1281 1490
Average salary £40,000 £35,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+14.28% -
90% offered a salary of more than £24,500 £23,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £50,000 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

BC Cleared
Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

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

BC Cleared Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

BC Cleared
Salary Trend in the North West

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

BC Cleared Salary Trend in the North West

BC Cleared
Top 8 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 24 April 2015, IT jobs across the North West region citing BC 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 BC Cleared.

1 1 (100.00%) Business Objects
1 1 (100.00%) MS Office
1 1 (100.00%) SAP
1 1 (100.00%) MS Excel
1 1 (100.00%) BusinessObjects
1 1 (100.00%) SAP Implementation
1 1 (100.00%) Security Cleared
1 1 (100.00%) Analytical Skills

BC Cleared
Top Related IT Skills in the North West by Category

For the 6 months to 24 April 2015, IT jobs across the North West region citing BC 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 BC Cleared. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Applications
1 1 (100.00%) MS Office
1 1 (100.00%) MS Excel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (100.00%) BusinessObjects
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Analyst
1 1 (100.00%) Service Analyst
1 1 (100.00%) Service Desk Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 1 (100.00%) Analytical Skills
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) SAP Implementation
Qualifications
1 1 (100.00%) Security Cleared
Vendors
1 1 (100.00%) Business Objects
1 1 (100.00%) SAP