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 2 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
2 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Developed Vetting (DV) Clearance
Rank 251 234 227
Rank change year-on-year
-17 -7
Permanent jobs citing DV Cleared 8 2 27
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 0.11% 0.029% 0.37%
As % of the Qualifications category 0.47% 0.13% 1.43%
Number of salaries quoted 7 2 20
Average salary £45,000 £54,750 £39,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-17.80% +40.38%
90% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £34,550 £34,950
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £74,950 £43,950
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £41,000 £43,500
% change year-on-year
+9.75% -5.74%
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
1700 1557 1888
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 22.87% 22.60% 25.79%
Number of salaries quoted 1307 1319 1595
Average salary £37,500 £40,000 £35,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.25% +12.67%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,500 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £55,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

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 2 September 2014.

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 2 September 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
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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 -2 5 £45,000 +52.54% 1
Cheshire -13 2 £42,500 -46.87%
DV Cleared
England

DV Cleared
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 2 September 2014, 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 13 (100.00%) SC Cleared
1 13 (100.00%) Security Cleared
2 5 (38.46%) Windows
3 4 (30.77%) CISSP
3 4 (30.77%) SIEM
3 4 (30.77%) Network Security
4 3 (23.08%) QA
4 3 (23.08%) ITIL
4 3 (23.08%) Information Security
5 2 (15.38%) Blue Coat
5 2 (15.38%) CESG
5 2 (15.38%) CESG CLAS
5 2 (15.38%) Agile Software Development
5 2 (15.38%) RMDS
5 2 (15.38%) CEH
5 2 (15.38%) Intrusion Detection
5 2 (15.38%) Software Testing
5 2 (15.38%) CISA
5 2 (15.38%) CISM
5 2 (15.38%) Risk Management
5 2 (15.38%) HP
5 2 (15.38%) CheckPoint
5 2 (15.38%) Symantec
5 2 (15.38%) McAfee
5 2 (15.38%) Websense
5 2 (15.38%) SSCP
5 2 (15.38%) Linux
5 2 (15.38%) MS Exchange
5 2 (15.38%) TCP/IP
5 2 (15.38%) Microsoft

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

For the 6 months to 2 September 2014, 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 (15.38%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 1 (7.69%) MS Project
1 1 (7.69%) MS Office
1 1 (7.69%) MS Excel
1 1 (7.69%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 2 (15.38%) RMDS
Communications & Networking
1 4 (30.77%) Network Security
2 2 (15.38%) Intrusion Detection
2 2 (15.38%) TCP/IP
3 1 (7.69%) SAN
3 1 (7.69%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (7.69%) MySQL
1 1 (7.69%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 2 (15.38%) JIRA
2 1 (7.69%) Ant
2 1 (7.69%) JUnit
Job Titles
1 4 (30.77%) Consultant
2 3 (23.08%) Security Consultant
3 2 (15.38%) Agile Tester
3 2 (15.38%) Information Specialist
3 2 (15.38%) Senior Information Security Specialist
3 2 (15.38%) Network Consultant
3 2 (15.38%) Tester
3 2 (15.38%) Software Tester
3 2 (15.38%) Security Specialist
3 2 (15.38%) Network Security Consultant
3 2 (15.38%) Senior Security Specialist
3 2 (15.38%) Information Security Specialist
4 1 (7.69%) PMO Manager
4 1 (7.69%) ScrumMaster
4 1 (7.69%) CLAS Consultant
4 1 (7.69%) Java Developer
4 1 (7.69%) Senior Test Analyst
4 1 (7.69%) Principle Consultant
4 1 (7.69%) Developer
4 1 (7.69%) Project Planner
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (15.38%) Java EE
2 1 (7.69%) Hibernate
2 1 (7.69%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 2 (15.38%) CESG
1 2 (15.38%) CESG CLAS
1 2 (15.38%) PKI
2 1 (7.69%) RMADS
Operating Systems
1 5 (38.46%) Windows
2 2 (15.38%) Linux
3 1 (7.69%) Windows Server 2003
3 1 (7.69%) CentOS
3 1 (7.69%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (30.77%) SIEM
2 3 (23.08%) ITIL
2 3 (23.08%) Information Security
3 2 (15.38%) Agile Software Development
3 2 (15.38%) Risk Management
3 2 (15.38%) Vulnerability Management
3 2 (15.38%) Mentoring
3 2 (15.38%) Software Testing
3 2 (15.38%) User Acceptance Testing
3 2 (15.38%) Security Architecture
4 1 (7.69%) Security Testing
4 1 (7.69%) ISMS
4 1 (7.69%) Budget Control
4 1 (7.69%) Project Planning
4 1 (7.69%) Stakeholder Management
4 1 (7.69%) Scrum
4 1 (7.69%) RUP
4 1 (7.69%) TDD
4 1 (7.69%) Document Management
4 1 (7.69%) Programme Management
Programming Languages
1 2 (15.38%) Java
2 1 (7.69%) JavaScript
2 1 (7.69%) Perl
2 1 (7.69%) Python
2 1 (7.69%) Ruby
2 1 (7.69%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 13 (100.00%) SC Cleared
1 13 (100.00%) Security Cleared
2 4 (30.77%) CISSP
3 2 (15.38%) SSCP
3 2 (15.38%) CISA
3 2 (15.38%) CISM
3 2 (15.38%) CEH
4 1 (7.69%) ISTQB
4 1 (7.69%) Degree
4 1 (7.69%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (23.08%) QA
2 2 (15.38%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 1 (7.69%) Active Directory
1 1 (7.69%) Terminal Services
1 1 (7.69%) VMware Infrastructure
1 1 (7.69%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 1 (7.69%) Nagios
1 1 (7.69%) HP Quality Center
1 1 (7.69%) Opscode Chef
1 1 (7.69%) Opsview
Vendors
1 2 (15.38%) CheckPoint
1 2 (15.38%) Symantec
1 2 (15.38%) McAfee
1 2 (15.38%) Websense
1 2 (15.38%) Microsoft
1 2 (15.38%) HP
1 2 (15.38%) Blue Coat
1 2 (15.38%) IronPort
2 1 (7.69%) Red Hat
2 1 (7.69%) MKS
2 1 (7.69%) VMware
Manchester, Lancashire
Vertical IT
Salary: £65000 - £75000 per annum
Posted: 9 hours ago
North West
Vertical IT
Salary: £65000 - £75000 per annum + bonus and package
Posted: 4 days ago