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 24 January 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
24 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Security Check (SC) Clearance
England / North West
Rank 174 166 113
Rank change year-on-year
-8 -53
Permanent jobs citing SC Cleared 78 67 152
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 1.31% 1.21% 2.24%
As % of the Qualifications category 5.79% 4.42% 8.95%
Number of salaries quoted 44 38 128
Median salary £35,000 £46,250 £46,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-24.32% -0.53%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,300 £29,400 £20,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £64,500 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £44,000 £46,500
% change year-on-year
+2.27% -5.37%

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
1348 1515 1698
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 22.56% 27.45% 25.07%
Number of salaries quoted 1027 1178 1415
Median salary £40,000 £37,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% -6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £24,000 £23,500
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £60,000 £55,000
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 24 January 2017.

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 24 January 2017. 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 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 +21 38 £32,500 +19.26%
Manchester -18 19 £41,250 -17.50% 10
Cheshire +19 13 - - 1
Lancashire -25 5 £39,000 +20.00% 2
Cumbria -6 2 £67,500 +50.00% 1
SC Cleared
England

SC Cleared
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 24 January 2017, 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.

1 225 (100.00%) Security Cleared
2 83 (36.89%) Oracle
3 64 (28.44%) ITIL
4 63 (28.00%) Web Services
5 61 (27.11%) Analytical Skills
6 51 (22.67%) Java
7 44 (19.56%) XML
8 41 (18.22%) J2EE
9 40 (17.78%) SQL
10 38 (16.89%) Linux
11 36 (16.00%) Siebel
11 36 (16.00%) Migration
12 33 (14.67%) Unix
13 32 (14.22%) Windows
14 31 (13.78%) Unit Testing
15 30 (13.33%) Service Design
15 30 (13.33%) IBM
16 29 (12.89%) SOA
16 29 (12.89%) HTTP
16 29 (12.89%) ITIL V3
16 29 (12.89%) Oracle SOA Suite
17 28 (12.44%) FTP
17 28 (12.44%) WebLogic
18 26 (11.56%) Microsoft
18 26 (11.56%) SDLC
18 26 (11.56%) Performance Tuning
19 25 (11.11%) Master Data Management
19 25 (11.11%) Oracle Service Bus
19 25 (11.11%) Shell Script
19 25 (11.11%) Data Management

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 29 (12.89%) Oracle SOA Suite
2 28 (12.44%) WebLogic
3 25 (11.11%) Oracle Service Bus
4 9 (4.00%) WebLogic Portal
5 4 (1.78%) OpenStack
5 4 (1.78%) Oracle Workflow
6 3 (1.33%) IIS
6 3 (1.33%) SharePoint
6 3 (1.33%) Skype for Business
7 1 (0.44%) Exchange Server 2010
7 1 (0.44%) Exchange Server 2013
7 1 (0.44%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 20 (8.89%) MS Excel
2 9 (4.00%) MS Office
3 3 (1.33%) MS Project
3 3 (1.33%) Open Workbench
3 3 (1.33%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 7 (3.11%) Remedy ITSM
2 3 (1.33%) Oracle Applications
3 1 (0.44%) Oracle EBS
3 1 (0.44%) Remedy AR System
Cloud Services
1 6 (2.67%) IaaS
1 6 (2.67%) PaaS
2 3 (1.33%) Microsoft Azure
2 3 (1.33%) Office 365
3 2 (0.89%) Amazon AWS
4 1 (0.44%) Azure Active Directory
Communications & Networking
1 29 (12.89%) HTTP
2 28 (12.44%) FTP
3 16 (7.11%) LDAP
4 15 (6.67%) HTTPS
4 15 (6.67%) SSL
5 7 (3.11%) Internet
6 6 (2.67%) NetScaler
7 5 (2.22%) DNS
7 5 (2.22%) SNMP
8 4 (1.78%) DHCP
8 4 (1.78%) IPv4
9 3 (1.33%) SAN
10 2 (0.89%) Skype
10 2 (0.89%) Unified Communications
11 1 (0.44%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 17 (7.56%) Oracle Database
2 15 (6.67%) Oracle Database 11g
3 12 (5.33%) Oracle Reports
4 11 (4.89%) Oracle BI Publisher
4 11 (4.89%) Siebel EIM
5 9 (4.00%) SQL Server
6 8 (3.56%) Oracle Database 10g
7 4 (1.78%) SQL Server 2005
7 4 (1.78%) SQL Server 2008
8 3 (1.33%) Oracle BI EE
9 1 (0.44%) Data Warehouse
9 1 (0.44%) EDRMS
Development Applications
1 16 (7.11%) JDeveloper
2 6 (2.67%) Cucumber
2 6 (2.67%) Selenium
3 2 (0.89%) InstallShield
3 2 (0.89%) Wise Package Studio
4 1 (0.44%) Oracle Forms
General
1 20 (8.89%) Finance
2 8 (3.56%) Banking
3 4 (1.78%) Telecoms
4 2 (0.89%) Military
5 1 (0.44%) Aerospace
5 1 (0.44%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 52 (23.11%) Administrator
2 49 (21.78%) Developer
3 21 (9.33%) Analyst
4 14 (6.22%) Technical Administrator
4 14 (6.22%) WebCenter Developer
5 11 (4.89%) Service Analyst
5 11 (4.89%) Siebel Developer
6 9 (4.00%) Oracle Developer
6 9 (4.00%) Systems Administrator
7 7 (3.11%) DBA
7 7 (3.11%) Oracle DBA
7 7 (3.11%) Portal Developer
7 7 (3.11%) Web Content Developer
8 6 (2.67%) Citrix Administrator
8 6 (2.67%) Desktop Support
8 6 (2.67%) Linux Systems Administrator
8 6 (2.67%) Operations Manager
8 6 (2.67%) Service Desk Manager
8 6 (2.67%) Service Manager
8 6 (2.67%) Test Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 63 (28.00%) Web Services
2 44 (19.56%) XML
3 41 (18.22%) J2EE
4 23 (10.22%) WebCenter
5 16 (7.11%) SOAP
6 15 (6.67%) JMS
6 15 (6.67%) WSDL
6 15 (6.67%) XSD
6 15 (6.67%) XSLT
7 10 (4.44%) jQuery
8 9 (4.00%) SAML
9 8 (3.56%) Ajax
9 8 (3.56%) CSS
9 8 (3.56%) HTML
10 7 (3.11%) .NET
10 7 (3.11%) ASP.NET
10 7 (3.11%) JSP
10 7 (3.11%) Oracle ADF
10 7 (3.11%) Servlets
11 5 (2.22%) .NET Framework
Miscellaneous
1 61 (27.11%) Analytical Skills
2 18 (8.00%) Algorithms
3 15 (6.67%) Computer Science
4 9 (4.00%) Performance Metrics
5 8 (3.56%) Clustering
6 6 (2.67%) CMDB
6 6 (2.67%) Cyber Defence
7 5 (2.22%) Management Information System
8 4 (1.78%) e-Health
9 3 (1.33%) Enterprise Software
10 2 (0.89%) CESG
10 2 (0.89%) Data Centre
10 2 (0.89%) Statistics
10 2 (0.89%) User Experience
11 1 (0.44%) Blog
11 1 (0.44%) Economics
11 1 (0.44%) Hybrid Cloud
11 1 (0.44%) PKI
11 1 (0.44%) Private Cloud
11 1 (0.44%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 38 (16.89%) Linux
2 33 (14.67%) Unix
3 32 (14.22%) Windows
4 8 (3.56%) Windows 7
5 3 (1.33%) Windows Server
5 3 (1.33%) Windows Server 2003
6 2 (0.89%) AIX
6 2 (0.89%) HPUX
6 2 (0.89%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 2 (0.89%) Solaris
6 2 (0.89%) Windows 8
6 2 (0.89%) Windows Server 2008
6 2 (0.89%) Windows Server 2012
6 2 (0.89%) Windows XP
7 1 (0.44%) Windows 10
Processes & Methodologies
1 64 (28.44%) ITIL
2 36 (16.00%) Migration
3 31 (13.78%) Unit Testing
4 30 (13.33%) Service Design
5 29 (12.89%) ITIL V3
5 29 (12.89%) SOA
6 26 (11.56%) Performance Tuning
6 26 (11.56%) SDLC
7 25 (11.11%) Data Management
7 25 (11.11%) Master Data Management
8 24 (10.67%) Service Delivery
9 23 (10.22%) Change Control
9 23 (10.22%) Service Management
9 23 (10.22%) Workflow
10 22 (9.78%) Change Management
10 22 (9.78%) Data Migration
11 20 (8.89%) Business Intelligence
12 17 (7.56%) Software Testing
13 16 (7.11%) Problem Management
14 14 (6.22%) Information Assurance
Programming Languages
1 51 (22.67%) Java
2 40 (17.78%) SQL
3 25 (11.11%) Shell Script
4 15 (6.67%) XPath
5 14 (6.22%) JavaScript
5 14 (6.22%) PL/SQL
6 13 (5.78%) STATISTICA Visual Basic
7 12 (5.33%) C
8 11 (4.89%) C#
9 10 (4.44%) C++
10 7 (3.11%) WebLogic Scripting Tool
11 6 (2.67%) Perl
11 6 (2.67%) Python
12 5 (2.22%) Bash Shell
12 5 (2.22%) PowerShell
12 5 (2.22%) VB
13 1 (0.44%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 225 (100.00%) Security Cleared
2 22 (9.78%) Degree
3 20 (8.89%) ITIL Certification
4 13 (5.78%) Siebel Certification
5 9 (4.00%) BPSS Clearance
5 9 (4.00%) DV Cleared
6 6 (2.67%) CISA
6 6 (2.67%) CISM
6 6 (2.67%) CISSP
6 6 (2.67%) CRISC
7 4 (1.78%) PRINCE2 Certification
8 3 (1.33%) MCSE
8 3 (1.33%) Microsoft Certification
9 2 (0.89%) A+ Certification
9 2 (0.89%) CCNA
9 2 (0.89%) CESG Certified Professional
9 2 (0.89%) Cisco Certification
9 2 (0.89%) DBS Check
9 2 (0.89%) MCP
10 1 (0.44%) CHECK Team Leader
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 14 (6.22%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 11 (4.89%) QA
3 7 (3.11%) SLA
4 6 (2.67%) COBIT
4 6 (2.67%) ISO 9000
5 2 (0.89%) JSP 440
5 2 (0.89%) RMADS
System Software
1 16 (7.11%) Active Directory
2 15 (6.67%) Oracle RAC
3 9 (4.00%) vSphere
4 7 (3.11%) XenApp
5 6 (2.67%) VMware Infrastructure
5 6 (2.67%) XenDesktop
6 4 (1.78%) vCloud
7 1 (0.44%) Docker
7 1 (0.44%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 16 (7.11%) Oracle Identity Management
2 9 (4.00%) Oracle Identity Manager
2 9 (4.00%) SCCM
3 8 (3.56%) Oracle RMAN
4 7 (3.11%) Data Guard
4 7 (3.11%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
4 7 (3.11%) Tivoli Identity Manager
5 5 (2.22%) BMC PATROL
5 5 (2.22%) Nagios
5 5 (2.22%) OpenView
5 5 (2.22%) Tivoli
5 5 (2.22%) Tivoli Endpoint Manager
6 4 (1.78%) SCOrch
7 2 (0.89%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
8 1 (0.44%) AirWatch
8 1 (0.44%) Ansible
8 1 (0.44%) Microsoft Intune
8 1 (0.44%) MIIS
8 1 (0.44%) Opscode Chef
8 1 (0.44%) SCSM
Vendors
1 83 (36.89%) Oracle
2 36 (16.00%) Siebel
3 30 (13.33%) IBM
4 26 (11.56%) Microsoft
5 14 (6.22%) Remedy
6 13 (5.78%) HP
6 13 (5.78%) VMware
7 12 (5.33%) Informatica
8 8 (3.56%) Red Hat
9 7 (3.11%) Citrix
10 6 (2.67%) BMC
11 5 (2.22%) Compuware
12 4 (1.78%) CA
12 4 (1.78%) Dynatrace
12 4 (1.78%) Nimsoft
13 2 (0.89%) AppSense
13 2 (0.89%) LANDesk
13 2 (0.89%) ServiceNow
13 2 (0.89%) Sun
14 1 (0.44%) Cisco
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