The table below looks at the statistics for DV 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 DV Cleared over the 3 months to 10 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
10 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Developed Vetting (DV) Clearance
Rank 227 247 247
Rank change year-on-year
+20 0
Permanent jobs citing DV Cleared 4 11 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 0.072% 0.16% 0.015%
As % of the Qualifications category 0.27% 0.61% 0.060%
Number of salaries quoted 2 10 1
Average salary £51,250 £52,500 £30,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-2.38% +75.00%
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £45,000 £43,000
% change year-on-year
+11.11% +4.65%
DV 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
1492 1816 1654
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 26.79% 25.84% 24.90%
Number of salaries quoted 1165 1494 1340
Average salary £37,500 £40,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.25% +14.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,500 £24,000 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,696 £50,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

DV Cleared
Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

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

DV Cleared Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

DV Cleared
Salary Trend in the North West

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

DV Cleared Salary Trend in the North West

DV Cleared
Salary Histogram in the North West

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing DV Cleared across the North West region over the 3 months to 10 February 2016.

DV Cleared Salary Histogram in the North West

DV 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 DV Cleared within the North West region over the 3 months to 10 February 2016. 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 +15 2 £51,250 -2.38% 1
Merseyside -5 2 - -
DV Cleared
England

DV Cleared
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 10 February 2016, IT jobs across the North West region citing DV 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 DV Cleared.

1 22 (100.00%) Security Cleared
2 20 (90.91%) SC Cleared
3 7 (31.82%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 7 (31.82%) ITIL
3 7 (31.82%) Project Management
4 6 (27.27%) Unix
4 6 (27.27%) BPSS Clearance
5 5 (22.73%) Linux
6 4 (18.18%) Sun
6 4 (18.18%) PRINCE2
6 4 (18.18%) PRINCE
6 4 (18.18%) Degree
6 4 (18.18%) NetBackup
6 4 (18.18%) PCI DSS
6 4 (18.18%) Computer Science
6 4 (18.18%) Computer Security
7 3 (13.64%) ISMS
7 3 (13.64%) LANDesk
7 3 (13.64%) RMADS
7 3 (13.64%) Veritas Volume Manager
7 3 (13.64%) Veritas Cluster Server
7 3 (13.64%) vSphere
7 3 (13.64%) SAP HANA
7 3 (13.64%) Risk Assessment
7 3 (13.64%) Information Security
7 3 (13.64%) VMware
7 3 (13.64%) Service Management
7 3 (13.64%) Risk Management
7 3 (13.64%) Stakeholder Management
7 3 (13.64%) SUSE

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

For the 6 months to 10 February 2016, IT jobs across the North West region citing DV 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 DV Cleared. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 2 (9.09%) SharePoint
2 1 (4.55%) Elasticsearch
2 1 (4.55%) GlassFish
2 1 (4.55%) JBoss
2 1 (4.55%) MS Project Server
2 1 (4.55%) Node.js
2 1 (4.55%) WebLogic
2 1 (4.55%) WebSphere
Applications
1 1 (4.55%) MS Office
1 1 (4.55%) MS Project
Communications & Networking
1 3 (13.64%) SAN
2 2 (9.09%) HTTP
2 2 (9.09%) Intranet
3 1 (4.55%) LAN
3 1 (4.55%) Wireless
3 1 (4.55%) WLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (13.64%) Relational Database
1 3 (13.64%) SAP HANA
2 2 (9.09%) DB2
3 1 (4.55%) Apache Accumulo
3 1 (4.55%) Big Data
3 1 (4.55%) MongoDB
3 1 (4.55%) NoSQL
3 1 (4.55%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (4.55%) Eclipse
1 1 (4.55%) Eclipse RCP
General
1 2 (9.09%) Manufacturing
1 2 (9.09%) Marketing
2 1 (4.55%) Finance
Job Titles
1 4 (18.18%) Analyst
1 4 (18.18%) Consultant
1 4 (18.18%) Project Manager
1 4 (18.18%) Security Analyst
2 3 (13.64%) CLAS Consultant
2 3 (13.64%) Junior
2 3 (13.64%) SC Cleared Project Manager
2 3 (13.64%) Server Engineer
2 3 (13.64%) Server Support
2 3 (13.64%) Server Support Engineer
2 3 (13.64%) Support Engineer
2 3 (13.64%) Unix Engineer
2 3 (13.64%) Unix Server Engineer
2 3 (13.64%) Unix Support
2 3 (13.64%) Unix Support Engineer
3 2 (9.09%) DB2 Administrator
3 2 (9.09%) DB2 DBA
3 2 (9.09%) DV Cleared Project Manager
3 2 (9.09%) Security Penetration Tester
3 2 (9.09%) Senior Penetration Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (4.55%) AngularJS
1 1 (4.55%) EJB
1 1 (4.55%) J2EE
1 1 (4.55%) Java EE
1 1 (4.55%) Natural Language Processing
1 1 (4.55%) Swing
1 1 (4.55%) SWT
Miscellaneous
1 4 (18.18%) Computer Science
2 1 (4.55%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (4.55%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 6 (27.27%) Unix
2 5 (22.73%) Linux
3 3 (13.64%) Solaris
3 3 (13.64%) SUSE
4 1 (4.55%) Windows
4 1 (4.55%) Windows Server
4 1 (4.55%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (31.82%) ITIL
1 7 (31.82%) Project Management
2 4 (18.18%) Computer Security
2 4 (18.18%) PRINCE
2 4 (18.18%) PRINCE2
3 3 (13.64%) Information Security
3 3 (13.64%) ISMS
3 3 (13.64%) Protective Monitoring
3 3 (13.64%) Risk Assessment
3 3 (13.64%) Risk Management
3 3 (13.64%) Service Management
3 3 (13.64%) Stakeholder Management
4 2 (9.09%) Agile Software Development
4 2 (9.09%) Change Control
4 2 (9.09%) Document Management
4 2 (9.09%) Network Architecture
4 2 (9.09%) Penetration Testing
4 2 (9.09%) Presales
4 2 (9.09%) Reverse Engineering
5 1 (4.55%) ITIL V3
Programming Languages
1 3 (13.64%) Perl
1 3 (13.64%) Shell Script
2 2 (9.09%) Java
3 1 (4.55%) C
3 1 (4.55%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 22 (100.00%) Security Cleared
2 20 (90.91%) SC Cleared
3 6 (27.27%) BPSS Clearance
4 4 (18.18%) Degree
5 3 (13.64%) CLAS
6 2 (9.09%) CHECK Team Leader
6 2 (9.09%) PRINCE2 Certification
7 1 (4.55%) MCDST
7 1 (4.55%) MCP
7 1 (4.55%) Microsoft Certification
7 1 (4.55%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
7 1 (4.55%) Sun Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (31.82%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 4 (18.18%) PCI DSS
3 3 (13.64%) RMADS
System Software
1 3 (13.64%) Veritas Cluster Server
1 3 (13.64%) Veritas Volume Manager
1 3 (13.64%) vSphere
2 1 (4.55%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 4 (18.18%) NetBackup
2 3 (13.64%) Oracle ZFS
Vendors
1 4 (18.18%) Sun
2 3 (13.64%) EMC
2 3 (13.64%) LANDesk
2 3 (13.64%) SAP
2 3 (13.64%) Veritas
2 3 (13.64%) VMware
3 2 (9.09%) Capita
3 2 (9.09%) Oracle
4 1 (4.55%) Microsoft
4 1 (4.55%) Sybase
4 1 (4.55%) Symantec