The table below looks at the statistics for SC 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 SC Cleared over the 3 months to 8 December 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
8 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Security Check (SC) Clearance
Rank 134 169 124
Rank change year-on-year
+35 -45
Permanent jobs citing SC Cleared 142 76 159
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 2.27% 1.26% 2.14%
As % of the Qualifications category 9.94% 4.70% 8.63%
Number of salaries quoted 77 43 144
Median salary £42,500 £47,500 £48,750
Median salary % change year-on-year
-10.52% -2.56%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,600 £32,500 £22,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,000 £70,000 £72,500
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £43,627 £47,500
% change year-on-year
+3.14% -8.15%
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 West region.

Qualifications Category
North West
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
1429 1617 1843
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 22.81% 26.72% 24.79%
Number of salaries quoted 1115 1209 1546
Median salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
90% offered a salary of more than £25,700 £23,500 £23,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £65,000 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,500

SC Cleared
Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

The demand trend of job ads across the North West region citing SC Cleared as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in the Qualifications category.

SC Cleared Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

SC Cleared
Salary Trend in the North West

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

SC Cleared Salary Trend in the North West

SC Cleared
Salary Histogram in the North West

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing SC Cleared across the North West region over the 3 months to 8 December 2016.

SC Cleared Salary Histogram in the North West

SC Cleared
Job Locations in the North West

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing SC Cleared within the North West region over the 3 months to 8 December 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Merseyside +43 94 £37,500 -50.00% 1
Manchester -10 17 £42,500 -22.72% 13
Cheshire +15 12 £65,000 +73.33%
Lancashire -26 12 £40,000 -5.88% 1
Cumbria -2 7 £35,000 -12.50%
SC Cleared
England

SC Cleared
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 8 December 2016, IT jobs citing SC Cleared also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the North West region with a requirement for SC Cleared.

1 245 (100.00%) Security Cleared
2 104 (42.45%) Oracle
3 69 (28.16%) Web Services
4 68 (27.76%) Analytical Skills
5 57 (23.27%) Java
6 50 (20.41%) ITIL
7 48 (19.59%) XML
7 48 (19.59%) SQL
7 48 (19.59%) Migration
8 47 (19.18%) Unix
9 46 (18.78%) Linux
10 45 (18.37%) J2EE
11 43 (17.55%) Siebel
12 36 (14.69%) SOA
12 36 (14.69%) Unit Testing
12 36 (14.69%) Oracle SOA Suite
12 36 (14.69%) Performance Tuning
13 35 (14.29%) Shell Script
14 34 (13.88%) HTTP
15 31 (12.65%) FTP
15 31 (12.65%) IBM
15 31 (12.65%) WebLogic
16 30 (12.24%) SDLC
17 29 (11.84%) Service Design
17 29 (11.84%) Data Migration
17 29 (11.84%) Oracle Service Bus
17 29 (11.84%) Microsoft
17 29 (11.84%) Finance
18 27 (11.02%) Windows
19 26 (10.61%) WebCenter

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

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 36 (14.69%) Oracle SOA Suite
2 31 (12.65%) WebLogic
3 29 (11.84%) Oracle Service Bus
4 10 (4.08%) WebLogic Portal
5 4 (1.63%) OpenStack
5 4 (1.63%) SharePoint
6 3 (1.22%) IIS
7 2 (0.82%) Skype for Business
8 1 (0.41%) Exchange Server 2010
8 1 (0.41%) Exchange Server 2013
8 1 (0.41%) MS Exchange
8 1 (0.41%) Oracle Workflow
Applications
1 20 (8.16%) MS Excel
2 9 (3.67%) MS Office
3 3 (1.22%) MS Project
3 3 (1.22%) MS Visio
3 3 (1.22%) Open Workbench
3 3 (1.22%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 6 (2.45%) Remedy ITSM
2 3 (1.22%) Oracle Applications
3 1 (0.41%) Oracle EBS
3 1 (0.41%) Remedy AR System
Cloud Services
1 6 (2.45%) IaaS
1 6 (2.45%) PaaS
2 4 (1.63%) Microsoft Azure
3 3 (1.22%) Office 365
4 2 (0.82%) Amazon AWS
4 2 (0.82%) Azure Active Directory
Communications & Networking
1 34 (13.88%) HTTP
2 31 (12.65%) FTP
3 20 (8.16%) HTTPS
3 20 (8.16%) LDAP
3 20 (8.16%) SSL
4 8 (3.27%) NetScaler
5 6 (2.45%) Internet
6 5 (2.04%) DNS
6 5 (2.04%) SNMP
7 4 (1.63%) DHCP
7 4 (1.63%) IPv4
8 3 (1.22%) SAN
9 2 (0.82%) Unified Communications
10 1 (0.41%) Firewall
10 1 (0.41%) LAN
10 1 (0.41%) VoIP
10 1 (0.41%) WAN
10 1 (0.41%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 24 (9.80%) Oracle Database
2 18 (7.35%) Siebel EIM
3 16 (6.53%) Oracle Database 11g
4 10 (4.08%) Oracle Database 10g
4 10 (4.08%) Oracle Reports
5 9 (3.67%) Oracle BI Publisher
5 9 (3.67%) SQL Server
6 5 (2.04%) RDBMS
6 5 (2.04%) Relational Database
6 5 (2.04%) SQL Server 2000
6 5 (2.04%) SQL Server 2005
6 5 (2.04%) SQL Server 2008
6 5 (2.04%) SQL Server 2012
6 5 (2.04%) SQL Server 2014
7 3 (1.22%) Oracle BI EE
8 2 (0.82%) PowerCenter
9 1 (0.41%) Azure SQL Database
9 1 (0.41%) EDRMS
Development Applications
1 17 (6.94%) JDeveloper
2 6 (2.45%) Cucumber
2 6 (2.45%) InstallShield
2 6 (2.45%) Selenium
2 6 (2.45%) Wise Package Studio
3 1 (0.41%) Metasploit
3 1 (0.41%) Oracle Forms
General
1 29 (11.84%) Finance
2 8 (3.27%) Banking
3 3 (1.22%) Telecoms
4 2 (0.82%) Military
5 1 (0.41%) Aerospace
5 1 (0.41%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 67 (27.35%) Administrator
2 45 (18.37%) Developer
3 24 (9.80%) Analyst
4 19 (7.76%) Technical Administrator
5 17 (6.94%) WebCenter Developer
6 14 (5.71%) DBA
7 12 (4.90%) Systems Administrator
8 10 (4.08%) Oracle Developer
9 9 (3.67%) Oracle DBA
9 9 (3.67%) Siebel Developer
10 8 (3.27%) Citrix Administrator
10 8 (3.27%) Siebel Administrator
10 8 (3.27%) Web Content Developer
11 7 (2.86%) Architect
11 7 (2.86%) Portal Developer
11 7 (2.86%) Service Analyst
12 6 (2.45%) Applications Packager
12 6 (2.45%) Business Analyst
12 6 (2.45%) Linux Administrator
12 6 (2.45%) Linux Systems Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 69 (28.16%) Web Services
2 48 (19.59%) XML
3 45 (18.37%) J2EE
4 26 (10.61%) WebCenter
5 21 (8.57%) SOAP
6 20 (8.16%) JMS
6 20 (8.16%) WSDL
6 20 (8.16%) XSD
6 20 (8.16%) XSLT
7 10 (4.08%) SAML
8 8 (3.27%) Ajax
8 8 (3.27%) CSS
8 8 (3.27%) HTML
8 8 (3.27%) jQuery
9 7 (2.86%) JSP
9 7 (2.86%) Oracle ADF
9 7 (2.86%) Servlets
10 4 (1.63%) RESTful
11 3 (1.22%) JAAS
12 1 (0.41%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 68 (27.76%) Analytical Skills
2 18 (7.35%) Algorithms
3 14 (5.71%) Computer Science
4 10 (4.08%) Clustering
5 8 (3.27%) Performance Metrics
6 6 (2.45%) Management Information System
7 5 (2.04%) CMDB
8 4 (1.63%) e-Health
9 3 (1.22%) Data Centre
10 2 (0.82%) Private Cloud
10 2 (0.82%) Statistics
10 2 (0.82%) User Experience
11 1 (0.41%) Blog
11 1 (0.41%) CESG
11 1 (0.41%) Economics
11 1 (0.41%) Hybrid Cloud
11 1 (0.41%) PKI
11 1 (0.41%) Replication
11 1 (0.41%) Social Media
11 1 (0.41%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 47 (19.18%) Unix
2 46 (18.78%) Linux
3 27 (11.02%) Windows
4 8 (3.27%) Windows 7
5 6 (2.45%) AIX
5 6 (2.45%) Solaris
6 3 (1.22%) Windows Server
7 2 (0.82%) HPUX
7 2 (0.82%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 2 (0.82%) Windows 8
7 2 (0.82%) Windows Server 2003
7 2 (0.82%) Windows Server 2008
7 2 (0.82%) Windows Server 2012
7 2 (0.82%) Windows XP
8 1 (0.41%) Windows 10
Processes & Methodologies
1 50 (20.41%) ITIL
2 48 (19.59%) Migration
3 36 (14.69%) Performance Tuning
3 36 (14.69%) SOA
3 36 (14.69%) Unit Testing
4 30 (12.24%) SDLC
5 29 (11.84%) Data Migration
5 29 (11.84%) Service Design
6 25 (10.20%) Change Management
6 25 (10.20%) ITIL V3
7 24 (9.80%) Data Management
7 24 (9.80%) Master Data Management
8 21 (8.57%) Service Management
9 19 (7.76%) Service Delivery
9 19 (7.76%) Workflow
10 18 (7.35%) Business Intelligence
11 17 (6.94%) Stakeholder Management
12 16 (6.53%) Change Control
12 16 (6.53%) Data Modelling
13 15 (6.12%) Software Testing
Programming Languages
1 57 (23.27%) Java
2 48 (19.59%) SQL
3 35 (14.29%) Shell Script
4 22 (8.98%) PL/SQL
5 20 (8.16%) XPath
6 13 (5.31%) C
7 12 (4.90%) JavaScript
8 11 (4.49%) STATISTICA Visual Basic
9 10 (4.08%) C++
10 7 (2.86%) WebLogic Scripting Tool
11 6 (2.45%) Perl
11 6 (2.45%) Python
12 5 (2.04%) Bash Shell
12 5 (2.04%) C#
12 5 (2.04%) PowerShell
12 5 (2.04%) VB
13 1 (0.41%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 245 (100.00%) Security Cleared
2 21 (8.57%) Degree
3 13 (5.31%) BPSS Clearance
3 13 (5.31%) DV Cleared
4 11 (4.49%) ITIL Certification
4 11 (4.49%) Siebel Certification
5 6 (2.45%) Microsoft Certification
6 5 (2.04%) Oracle Certification
7 4 (1.63%) CISA
7 4 (1.63%) CISM
7 4 (1.63%) CISSP
7 4 (1.63%) CRISC
7 4 (1.63%) CTC Cleared
8 3 (1.22%) CCNA
8 3 (1.22%) Cisco Certification
8 3 (1.22%) MCSE
8 3 (1.22%) MCTS
8 3 (1.22%) PRINCE2 Certification
9 2 (0.82%) A+ Certification
9 2 (0.82%) MCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (4.90%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 9 (3.67%) QA
3 7 (2.86%) ISO 9000
4 6 (2.45%) SLA
5 4 (1.63%) COBIT
6 1 (0.41%) IEC 61508
6 1 (0.41%) JSP 440
6 1 (0.41%) RMADS
6 1 (0.41%) TickIT
System Software
1 15 (6.12%) Oracle RAC
2 12 (4.90%) Active Directory
2 12 (4.90%) VMware Infrastructure
3 9 (3.67%) vSphere
4 8 (3.27%) XenApp
4 8 (3.27%) XenDesktop
5 4 (1.63%) vCloud
6 3 (1.22%) Hyper-V
7 1 (0.41%) Docker
7 1 (0.41%) Microsoft App-V
Systems Management
1 16 (6.53%) Oracle Identity Management
2 10 (4.08%) Oracle Identity Manager
2 10 (4.08%) Oracle RMAN
2 10 (4.08%) SCCM
3 7 (2.86%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
4 6 (2.45%) Data Guard
4 6 (2.45%) Tivoli Identity Manager
5 5 (2.04%) BMC PATROL
5 5 (2.04%) Nagios
5 5 (2.04%) OpenView
5 5 (2.04%) Tivoli
5 5 (2.04%) Tivoli Endpoint Manager
6 2 (0.82%) Microsoft Intune
6 2 (0.82%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
7 1 (0.41%) Ansible
7 1 (0.41%) Opscode Chef
7 1 (0.41%) Puppet
7 1 (0.41%) SCOM
7 1 (0.41%) SCSM
7 1 (0.41%) SCVMM
Vendors
1 104 (42.45%) Oracle
2 43 (17.55%) Siebel
3 31 (12.65%) IBM
4 29 (11.84%) Microsoft
5 19 (7.76%) VMware
6 18 (7.35%) Informatica
7 13 (5.31%) Remedy
8 9 (3.67%) Citrix
9 8 (3.27%) HP
9 8 (3.27%) Red Hat
10 6 (2.45%) BMC
11 5 (2.04%) Compuware
12 4 (1.63%) CA
12 4 (1.63%) Dynatrace
12 4 (1.63%) Nimsoft
13 2 (0.82%) AppSense
13 2 (0.82%) Cisco
13 2 (0.82%) LANDesk
13 2 (0.82%) ServiceNow
13 2 (0.82%) Sun
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