The first table below looks at the demand 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 28 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Qualifications for the North West region.

Location
3 months to
28 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Basic Check (BC) Clearance
Rank 244 247 -
Rank change year-on-year
+3 -
Permanent jobs citing BC Cleared 1 1 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 0.014% 0.014% -
As % of the Qualifications category 0.061% 0.060% -
Number of salaries quoted 0 1 0
Average salary - £42,500 -
UK excluding London average salary £43,750 £41,250 £33,500
% change year-on-year
+6.06% +23.13%
Qualifications Category
North West
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
1642 1676 1892
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 22.98% 23.12% 25.20%
Number of salaries quoted 1265 1406 1624
Average salary £35,000 £38,500 £36,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-9.09% +6.94%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,500 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £52,500 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £41,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.50% -
BC Cleared
England

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
Job Locations in the North West

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing BC Cleared within the North West region over the 3 months to 28 July 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
Manchester -12 1 - -
BC Cleared
England

BC Cleared
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 28 July 2014, 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 3 (100.00%) Security Cleared
2 1 (33.33%) Spreadsheet
2 1 (33.33%) Git (software)
2 1 (33.33%) Test Strategy
2 1 (33.33%) HTML
2 1 (33.33%) MS Office
2 1 (33.33%) CSS
2 1 (33.33%) ITIL
2 1 (33.33%) UNIX
2 1 (33.33%) Windows
2 1 (33.33%) Linux
2 1 (33.33%) Windows 2000
2 1 (33.33%) Python
2 1 (33.33%) MS Excel
2 1 (33.33%) Windows XP
2 1 (33.33%) LAN
2 1 (33.33%) VoIP
2 1 (33.33%) VPN
2 1 (33.33%) SLA
2 1 (33.33%) HP
2 1 (33.33%) ITIL Certification
2 1 (33.33%) Mac OS X
2 1 (33.33%) McAfee
2 1 (33.33%) Toshiba
2 1 (33.33%) Data Security
2 1 (33.33%) Finance
2 1 (33.33%) Validation
2 1 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (33.33%) Subversion
2 1 (33.33%) Web Development

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

For the 6 months to 28 July 2014, 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 (33.33%) Spreadsheet
1 1 (33.33%) MS Office
1 1 (33.33%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 1 (33.33%) LAN
1 1 (33.33%) VoIP
1 1 (33.33%) VPN
Development Applications
1 1 (33.33%) Git (software)
1 1 (33.33%) Subversion
General
1 1 (33.33%) Finance
Job Titles
1 1 (33.33%) Developer
1 1 (33.33%) 2nd Line Support
1 1 (33.33%) Project Leader
1 1 (33.33%) Python Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (33.33%) HTML
1 1 (33.33%) CSS
1 1 (33.33%) Django
Operating Systems
1 1 (33.33%) UNIX
1 1 (33.33%) Windows
1 1 (33.33%) Linux
1 1 (33.33%) Windows 2000
1 1 (33.33%) Windows XP
1 1 (33.33%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (33.33%) Test Strategy
1 1 (33.33%) ITIL
1 1 (33.33%) Data Security
1 1 (33.33%) Validation
1 1 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (33.33%) Web Development
1 1 (33.33%) Data Validation
Programming Languages
1 1 (33.33%) Python
Qualifications
1 3 (100.00%) Security Cleared
2 1 (33.33%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (33.33%) SLA
Vendors
1 1 (33.33%) HP
1 1 (33.33%) McAfee
1 1 (33.33%) Toshiba