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 25 July 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
25 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Security Check (SC) Clearance
Rank 157 162 149
Rank change year-on-year
+5 -13
Permanent jobs citing SC Cleared 86 103 105
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 1.47% 1.56% 1.49%
As % of the Qualifications category 6.15% 6.48% 6.52%
Number of salaries quoted 57 73 73
Median salary £45,000 £43,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+4.65% -4.44%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £22,500 £26,100
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £66,000 £57,500
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £48,000
% change year-on-year
- -6.25%
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
1398 1589 1611
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 23.88% 24.13% 22.87%
Number of salaries quoted 1156 1238 1243
Median salary £42,500 £38,500 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+10.38% +10.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £22,500 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £41,000
% change year-on-year
- +3.65%

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 25 July 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 25 July 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
Cumbria 0 42 £47,500 +35.71% 6
Merseyside +7 27 £50,000 - 5
Lancashire +10 7 £40,000 +5.96%
Cheshire +17 6 £45,000 -
Manchester -8 3 £50,000 -25.92% 10
SC Cleared
England

SC Cleared
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 25 July 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.

1 154 (100.00%) Security Cleared
2 37 (24.03%) Microsoft
3 32 (20.78%) Oracle
4 29 (18.83%) Unix
5 28 (18.18%) Windows
6 27 (17.53%) SQL
7 24 (15.58%) Service Delivery
7 24 (15.58%) Finance
8 23 (14.94%) VMware
8 23 (14.94%) ITIL
9 22 (14.29%) SLA
9 22 (14.29%) Stakeholder Management
10 21 (13.64%) MS Excel
10 21 (13.64%) VMware Infrastructure
11 20 (12.99%) Migration
12 19 (12.34%) WAN
13 18 (11.69%) Cisco Certification
13 18 (11.69%) LAN
13 18 (11.69%) Linux
13 18 (11.69%) SCCM
14 17 (11.04%) Line Management
15 16 (10.39%) CCNP
16 15 (9.74%) Analytical Skills
16 15 (9.74%) Windows 7
16 15 (9.74%) Performance Tuning
17 14 (9.09%) Wise Package Studio
17 14 (9.09%) Shell Script
17 14 (9.09%) SQL Server
18 13 (8.44%) Project Management
18 13 (8.44%) DV Cleared

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 10 (6.49%) SharePoint
2 5 (3.25%) Oracle Service Bus
3 4 (2.60%) Skype for Business
4 3 (1.95%) WebLogic
5 2 (1.30%) MS Exchange
6 1 (0.65%) ArcGIS
6 1 (0.65%) ArcSDE
6 1 (0.65%) Cloud Foundry
6 1 (0.65%) Confluence
6 1 (0.65%) Exchange Server 2010
6 1 (0.65%) Exchange Server 2013
6 1 (0.65%) OpenStack
6 1 (0.65%) SharePoint 2013
6 1 (0.65%) WebLogic Portal
Applications
1 21 (13.64%) MS Excel
2 8 (5.19%) MS Office
3 6 (3.90%) SPSS
4 5 (3.25%) MS Visio
5 1 (0.65%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 1 (0.65%) Oracle EBS
Cloud Services
1 4 (2.60%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (0.65%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (0.65%) Azure Active Directory
2 1 (0.65%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 19 (12.34%) WAN
2 18 (11.69%) LAN
3 11 (7.14%) Firewall
4 10 (6.49%) HTTP
5 8 (5.19%) SAN
6 7 (4.55%) Intranet
7 6 (3.90%) NAS
7 6 (3.90%) Wireshark
8 5 (3.25%) FTP
8 5 (3.25%) HTTPS
8 5 (3.25%) SSL
9 4 (2.60%) LDAP
10 3 (1.95%) DNS
11 2 (1.30%) ADSL
11 2 (1.30%) Cisco Nexus
11 2 (1.30%) DHCP
11 2 (1.30%) ISDN
11 2 (1.30%) MPLS
11 2 (1.30%) NetScaler
11 2 (1.30%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (9.09%) SQL Server
2 10 (6.49%) Oracle Database
3 7 (4.55%) Siebel EIM
4 6 (3.90%) IBM BigInsights
4 6 (3.90%) RDBMS
4 6 (3.90%) Relational Database
4 6 (3.90%) SQL Server 2000
4 6 (3.90%) SQL Server 2005
4 6 (3.90%) SQL Server 2008
4 6 (3.90%) SQL Server 2012
4 6 (3.90%) SQL Server 2014
5 3 (1.95%) Oracle Database 10g
5 3 (1.95%) Oracle Database 11g
6 2 (1.30%) GIS
6 2 (1.30%) PowerCenter
6 2 (1.30%) Spatial Data
7 1 (0.65%) Azure SQL Database
7 1 (0.65%) Neo4j
7 1 (0.65%) Oracle BI EE
7 1 (0.65%) OrientDB
Development Applications
1 14 (9.09%) Wise Package Studio
2 11 (7.14%) InstallShield
3 6 (3.90%) Metasploit
4 3 (1.95%) MSI
5 1 (0.65%) Atlassian Bamboo
5 1 (0.65%) Bitbucket
5 1 (0.65%) JDeveloper
5 1 (0.65%) Jenkins
5 1 (0.65%) JIRA
5 1 (0.65%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 24 (15.58%) Finance
2 6 (3.90%) Manufacturing
3 4 (2.60%) Aerospace
3 4 (2.60%) Banking
3 4 (2.60%) Law
3 4 (2.60%) Retail
4 3 (1.95%) Back Office
5 2 (1.30%) Telecoms
6 1 (0.65%) Billing
6 1 (0.65%) Marketing
6 1 (0.65%) Military
Job Titles
1 24 (15.58%) Administrator
2 19 (12.34%) Analyst
3 14 (9.09%) Applications Packager
4 11 (7.14%) Architect
4 11 (7.14%) Consultant
5 10 (6.49%) Network Engineer
6 9 (5.84%) DBA
6 9 (5.84%) Systems Administrator
7 8 (5.19%) Network Manager
7 8 (5.19%) Senior Analyst
8 7 (4.55%) Cisco Engineer
8 7 (4.55%) Cisco Network Engineer
8 7 (4.55%) Infrastructure Manager
8 7 (4.55%) Infrastructure Project Manager
8 7 (4.55%) IT Infrastructure Manager
8 7 (4.55%) IT Infrastructure Project Manager
8 7 (4.55%) IT Manager
8 7 (4.55%) IT Project Manager
8 7 (4.55%) Project Manager
8 7 (4.55%) SC Cleared Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (5.84%) Web Services
2 6 (3.90%) XML
3 5 (3.25%) JMS
3 5 (3.25%) SOAP
3 5 (3.25%) WSDL
3 5 (3.25%) XSD
3 5 (3.25%) XSLT
4 4 (2.60%) J2EE
4 4 (2.60%) WebCenter
5 1 (0.65%) CSS
5 1 (0.65%) CSS3
5 1 (0.65%) EJB
5 1 (0.65%) HTML
5 1 (0.65%) HTML5
5 1 (0.65%) JAAS
5 1 (0.65%) Java EE
5 1 (0.65%) JSF
5 1 (0.65%) RESTful
5 1 (0.65%) SAML
5 1 (0.65%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 15 (9.74%) Analytical Skills
2 10 (6.49%) Computer Science
3 8 (5.19%) Data Centre
4 7 (4.55%) VCE vBlock
4 7 (4.55%) Visualisation
5 6 (3.90%) Management Information System
5 6 (3.90%) Video Conferencing
6 4 (2.60%) Celerra
6 4 (2.60%) CLARiiON
6 4 (2.60%) Clustering
6 4 (2.60%) EMC VNX
6 4 (2.60%) Life Science
7 3 (1.95%) Virtual Team
8 2 (1.30%) Social Media
9 1 (0.65%) EPoS
9 1 (0.65%) Health Informatics
9 1 (0.65%) Informatics
9 1 (0.65%) Private Cloud
9 1 (0.65%) User Experience
9 1 (0.65%) VAX
Operating Systems
1 29 (18.83%) Unix
2 28 (18.18%) Windows
3 18 (11.69%) Linux
4 15 (9.74%) Windows 7
5 10 (6.49%) Solaris
6 5 (3.25%) Windows Server 2012
7 4 (2.60%) AIX
7 4 (2.60%) Windows Server
7 4 (2.60%) Windows XP
8 3 (1.95%) Windows 2000
8 3 (1.95%) Windows NT
9 1 (0.65%) OpenVMS
9 1 (0.65%) VMS
9 1 (0.65%) Windows 10
9 1 (0.65%) Windows 8
9 1 (0.65%) Windows Server 2003
9 1 (0.65%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 24 (15.58%) Service Delivery
2 23 (14.94%) ITIL
3 22 (14.29%) Stakeholder Management
4 20 (12.99%) Migration
5 17 (11.04%) Line Management
6 15 (9.74%) Performance Tuning
7 13 (8.44%) Project Management
8 12 (7.79%) Continuous Improvement
9 11 (7.14%) Application Discovery
9 11 (7.14%) Data Migration
10 10 (6.49%) Change Control
10 10 (6.49%) Service Design
11 9 (5.84%) Capacity Planning
11 9 (5.84%) Change Management
11 9 (5.84%) PRINCE2
11 9 (5.84%) Service Management
12 8 (5.19%) ITSM
12 8 (5.19%) Network Management
13 7 (4.55%) ITIL V3
13 7 (4.55%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 27 (17.53%) SQL
2 14 (9.09%) Shell Script
3 10 (6.49%) PL/SQL
4 8 (5.19%) Java
5 7 (4.55%) Python
6 6 (3.90%) Bash Shell
6 6 (3.90%) Perl
7 5 (3.25%) XPath
8 3 (1.95%) C
8 3 (1.95%) VB
8 3 (1.95%) VBScript
9 2 (1.30%) JavaScript
9 2 (1.30%) PowerShell
9 2 (1.30%) T-SQL
10 1 (0.65%) C#
10 1 (0.65%) C++
10 1 (0.65%) Ruby
10 1 (0.65%) Scala
Qualifications
1 154 (100.00%) Security Cleared
2 18 (11.69%) Cisco Certification
3 16 (10.39%) CCNP
4 13 (8.44%) DV Cleared
5 11 (7.14%) Microsoft Certification
6 10 (6.49%) CCNA
7 8 (5.19%) Degree
8 7 (4.55%) CCIE
8 7 (4.55%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
9 6 (3.90%) CISM
9 6 (3.90%) CISSP
9 6 (3.90%) MCSA
9 6 (3.90%) MCSE
9 6 (3.90%) Oracle Certification
10 5 (3.25%) MCTS
11 4 (2.60%) BPSS Clearance
11 4 (2.60%) CTC Cleared
12 3 (1.95%) CISA
12 3 (1.95%) ITIL Certification
13 2 (1.30%) Check Point Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 22 (14.29%) SLA
2 6 (3.90%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 4 (2.60%) QA
4 2 (1.30%) ISO 9001
4 2 (1.30%) PCI DSS
5 1 (0.65%) Disclosure Scotland
5 1 (0.65%) IEC 61508
5 1 (0.65%) ISO 9000
5 1 (0.65%) PA-DSS
5 1 (0.65%) RMADS
5 1 (0.65%) TickIT
System Software
1 21 (13.64%) VMware Infrastructure
2 12 (7.79%) Active Directory
3 6 (3.90%) GPFS
4 5 (3.25%) EMC RecoverPoint
4 5 (3.25%) Microsoft App-V
4 5 (3.25%) XenApp
5 3 (1.95%) Hyper-V
5 3 (1.95%) vSphere
6 2 (1.30%) Oracle RAC
6 2 (1.30%) XenDesktop
7 1 (0.65%) VMware ESX
7 1 (0.65%) Xen
Systems Management
1 18 (11.69%) SCCM
2 8 (5.19%) Oracle RMAN
3 6 (3.90%) Tivoli
3 6 (3.90%) Tivoli Storage Manager
4 5 (3.25%) EMC NetWorker
5 4 (2.60%) NetBackup
6 3 (1.95%) AppDNA
7 2 (1.30%) WSUS
8 1 (0.65%) Microsoft Intune
8 1 (0.65%) Oracle Identity Management
8 1 (0.65%) Oracle Identity Manager
8 1 (0.65%) SCOM
8 1 (0.65%) SCVMM
Vendors
1 37 (24.03%) Microsoft
2 32 (20.78%) Oracle
3 23 (14.94%) VMware
4 11 (7.14%) CheckPoint
4 11 (7.14%) Siebel
5 10 (6.49%) Cisco
6 9 (5.84%) Juniper
7 8 (5.19%) IBM
8 7 (4.55%) Brocade
8 7 (4.55%) Capita
8 7 (4.55%) Citrix
8 7 (4.55%) Informatica
9 6 (3.90%) Intel
9 6 (3.90%) Palo Alto
10 5 (3.25%) EMC
11 4 (2.60%) AppSense
12 3 (1.95%) BMC
12 3 (1.95%) LANDesk
13 2 (1.30%) Hitachi
13 2 (1.30%) Riverbed
Manchester
Computer Futures
Salary: competitive
Posted: 4 hours ago
Barrow-In-Furness, Cumbria
FT Select
Salary: From £40,000 to £45,000 per annum
Posted: 5 hours ago
Cumbria
Capita Defence & Security Resourcing
Posted: 7 days ago
Barrow-In-Furness, Cumbria
FT Select
Salary: From £23,000 to £30,000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Greater Manchester
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £30,000 - £70,000
Posted: 3 days ago
Liverpool, Merseyside
Austin Fraser
Salary: £40000.00 - £50000.00 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Cumbria
Capita Defence & Security Resourcing
Posted: 10 days ago
Cumbria
Capita Defence & Security Resourcing
Posted: 10 days ago
Cumbria
Capita Defence & Security Resourcing
Posted: 10 days ago
Liverpool
Tata Consultancy services
Salary: Competitive + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 26 days ago
Salford, Lancashire
Raytheon
Posted: 27 days ago
Salford, Lancashire
Raytheon
Posted: 27 days ago
Salford, Lancashire
Raytheon
Posted: 27 days ago
Salford, Lancashire
Raytheon
Posted: 27 days ago
Liverpool
Tata Consultancy services
Salary: Competitive + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 26 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Raytheon
Posted: 25 days ago
Salford, Lancashire
Raytheon
Posted: 27 days ago
Salford, Lancashire
Raytheon
Posted: 27 days ago