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 26 September 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
26 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Security Check (SC) Clearance
Rank 117 165 127
Rank change year-on-year
+48 -38
Permanent jobs citing SC Cleared 152 105 153
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 2.39% 1.57% 2.07%
As % of the Qualifications category 10.64% 6.22% 8.79%
Number of salaries quoted 78 79 126
Median salary £45,000 £40,000 £51,250
Median salary % change year-on-year
+12.50% -21.95%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,000 £22,500 £27,250
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £70,000 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year
- -10.00%
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
1428 1689 1740
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 22.47% 25.33% 23.53%
Number of salaries quoted 1113 1293 1368
Median salary £40,000 £39,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+1.26% -1.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £22,000 £23,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £60,000 £62,500
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 26 September 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 26 September 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 +52 111 £45,000 +63.63% 4
Cumbria 0 24 £40,000 +23.07% 6
Manchester -23 8 £50,750 -27.50% 13
Cheshire +18 4 £45,000 +20.00% 1
Lancashire -4 1 £40,000 +23.07%
SC Cleared
England

SC Cleared
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 26 September 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.

1 213 (100.00%) Security Cleared
2 88 (41.31%) Oracle
3 58 (27.23%) Analytical Skills
4 53 (24.88%) Web Services
5 44 (20.66%) SQL
6 42 (19.72%) Java
7 40 (18.78%) Migration
8 38 (17.84%) J2EE
9 37 (17.37%) XML
9 37 (17.37%) Siebel
10 34 (15.96%) Unit Testing
11 33 (15.49%) Linux
12 32 (15.02%) Unix
12 32 (15.02%) Performance Tuning
13 31 (14.55%) Shell Script
14 30 (14.08%) Windows
14 30 (14.08%) Finance
15 27 (12.68%) Microsoft
16 26 (12.21%) WebLogic
17 25 (11.74%) HTTP
18 24 (11.27%) ITIL
18 24 (11.27%) SOA
18 24 (11.27%) WebCenter
19 23 (10.80%) SDLC
19 23 (10.80%) Stakeholder Management
20 22 (10.33%) VMware
20 22 (10.33%) FTP
20 22 (10.33%) IBM
20 22 (10.33%) Oracle Database
21 21 (9.86%) Oracle Service Bus

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 26 (12.21%) WebLogic
2 21 (9.86%) Oracle Service Bus
3 10 (4.69%) SharePoint
4 8 (3.76%) WebLogic Portal
5 3 (1.41%) Skype for Business
6 2 (0.94%) IIS
7 1 (0.47%) Cloud Foundry
7 1 (0.47%) Exchange Server 2010
7 1 (0.47%) Exchange Server 2013
7 1 (0.47%) MS Exchange
7 1 (0.47%) OpenStack
7 1 (0.47%) Oracle Workflow
Applications
1 17 (7.98%) MS Excel
2 6 (2.82%) MS Office
3 5 (2.35%) MS Visio
4 3 (1.41%) MS Project
4 3 (1.41%) Open Workbench
4 3 (1.41%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 2 (0.94%) Oracle Applications
1 2 (0.94%) Oracle EBS
Cloud Services
1 6 (2.82%) IaaS
1 6 (2.82%) PaaS
2 3 (1.41%) Microsoft Azure
3 2 (0.94%) Azure Active Directory
4 1 (0.47%) Amazon AWS
4 1 (0.47%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 25 (11.74%) HTTP
2 22 (10.33%) FTP
3 18 (8.45%) LDAP
4 16 (7.51%) WAN
5 15 (7.04%) LAN
6 13 (6.10%) HTTPS
6 13 (6.10%) SSL
7 9 (4.23%) Firewall
8 8 (3.76%) NetScaler
9 6 (2.82%) Internet
9 6 (2.82%) Intranet
9 6 (2.82%) Wireshark
10 3 (1.41%) DNS
10 3 (1.41%) SAN
11 2 (0.94%) ADSL
11 2 (0.94%) DHCP
11 2 (0.94%) ISDN
11 2 (0.94%) MPLS
12 1 (0.47%) SMTP
12 1 (0.47%) SNMP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 22 (10.33%) Oracle Database
2 15 (7.04%) Oracle Database 11g
3 14 (6.57%) Siebel EIM
4 11 (5.16%) SQL Server
5 10 (4.69%) Oracle Reports
6 9 (4.23%) Oracle BI Publisher
6 9 (4.23%) Oracle Database 10g
7 6 (2.82%) RDBMS
7 6 (2.82%) Relational Database
7 6 (2.82%) SQL Server 2000
7 6 (2.82%) SQL Server 2005
7 6 (2.82%) SQL Server 2008
7 6 (2.82%) SQL Server 2012
7 6 (2.82%) SQL Server 2014
8 2 (0.94%) PowerCenter
9 1 (0.47%) Azure SQL Database
9 1 (0.47%) Oracle BI EE
Development Applications
1 15 (7.04%) JDeveloper
2 14 (6.57%) Wise Package Studio
3 11 (5.16%) InstallShield
4 6 (2.82%) Metasploit
5 3 (1.41%) MSI
6 1 (0.47%) Cucumber
6 1 (0.47%) Oracle Forms
6 1 (0.47%) Selenium
General
1 30 (14.08%) Finance
2 12 (5.63%) Banking
3 6 (2.82%) Manufacturing
4 5 (2.35%) Aerospace
5 4 (1.88%) Retail
5 4 (1.88%) Telecoms
6 2 (0.94%) Law
7 1 (0.47%) Marketing
7 1 (0.47%) Military
Job Titles
1 53 (24.88%) Administrator
2 39 (18.31%) Developer
3 21 (9.86%) Analyst
4 17 (7.98%) WebCenter Developer
5 15 (7.04%) DBA
6 14 (6.57%) Applications Packager
7 12 (5.63%) Architect
7 12 (5.63%) Systems Administrator
7 12 (5.63%) Technical Administrator
8 9 (4.23%) Oracle DBA
9 8 (3.76%) Citrix Administrator
9 8 (3.76%) Network Engineer
9 8 (3.76%) Oracle Developer
9 8 (3.76%) Senior Analyst
9 8 (3.76%) Siebel Administrator
9 8 (3.76%) Web Content Developer
10 7 (3.29%) Portal Developer
10 7 (3.29%) Siebel Developer
11 6 (2.82%) Cisco Engineer
11 6 (2.82%) Network Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 53 (24.88%) Web Services
2 38 (17.84%) J2EE
3 37 (17.37%) XML
4 24 (11.27%) WebCenter
5 14 (6.57%) SOAP
6 13 (6.10%) JMS
6 13 (6.10%) WSDL
6 13 (6.10%) XSD
6 13 (6.10%) XSLT
7 8 (3.76%) Ajax
7 8 (3.76%) CSS
7 8 (3.76%) HTML
7 8 (3.76%) jQuery
7 8 (3.76%) SAML
8 7 (3.29%) JSP
8 7 (3.29%) Oracle ADF
8 7 (3.29%) Servlets
9 1 (0.47%) .NET
9 1 (0.47%) ASP.NET
9 1 (0.47%) COM
Miscellaneous
1 58 (27.23%) Analytical Skills
2 13 (6.10%) Algorithms
3 9 (4.23%) Computer Science
4 8 (3.76%) Clustering
5 6 (2.82%) Video Conferencing
6 4 (1.88%) Data Centre
6 4 (1.88%) Life Science
7 3 (1.41%) Management Information System
7 3 (1.41%) Performance Metrics
7 3 (1.41%) Virtual Team
8 2 (0.94%) Private Cloud
8 2 (0.94%) Statistics
9 1 (0.47%) Blog
9 1 (0.47%) Celerra
9 1 (0.47%) EMC VNX
9 1 (0.47%) Hybrid Cloud
9 1 (0.47%) Social Media
9 1 (0.47%) User Experience
9 1 (0.47%) VAX
9 1 (0.47%) VCE vBlock
Operating Systems
1 33 (15.49%) Linux
2 32 (15.02%) Unix
3 30 (14.08%) Windows
4 15 (7.04%) Windows 7
5 5 (2.35%) Solaris
6 4 (1.88%) AIX
6 4 (1.88%) Windows Server
6 4 (1.88%) Windows Server 2012
7 3 (1.41%) Windows 2000
7 3 (1.41%) Windows NT
7 3 (1.41%) Windows XP
8 1 (0.47%) OpenVMS
8 1 (0.47%) VMS
Processes & Methodologies
1 40 (18.78%) Migration
2 34 (15.96%) Unit Testing
3 32 (15.02%) Performance Tuning
4 24 (11.27%) ITIL
4 24 (11.27%) SOA
5 23 (10.80%) SDLC
5 23 (10.80%) Stakeholder Management
6 21 (9.86%) Data Migration
7 19 (8.92%) Business Intelligence
7 19 (8.92%) Data Management
7 19 (8.92%) Master Data Management
8 17 (7.98%) Service Delivery
9 16 (7.51%) Change Management
9 16 (7.51%) Workflow
10 15 (7.04%) Change Control
10 15 (7.04%) Service Design
10 15 (7.04%) Service Management
11 14 (6.57%) Capacity Planning
12 13 (6.10%) Line Management
13 12 (5.63%) ITIL V3
Programming Languages
1 44 (20.66%) SQL
2 42 (19.72%) Java
3 31 (14.55%) Shell Script
4 18 (8.45%) PL/SQL
5 13 (6.10%) XPath
6 9 (4.23%) STATISTICA Visual Basic
7 8 (3.76%) JavaScript
8 7 (3.29%) WebLogic Scripting Tool
9 6 (2.82%) C
10 4 (1.88%) VB
11 3 (1.41%) VBScript
12 2 (0.94%) C#
12 2 (0.94%) C++
13 1 (0.47%) Bash Shell
13 1 (0.47%) Perl
13 1 (0.47%) PowerShell
13 1 (0.47%) Python
13 1 (0.47%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 213 (100.00%) Security Cleared
2 14 (6.57%) Cisco Certification
3 12 (5.63%) CCNP
4 10 (4.69%) Degree
5 9 (4.23%) DV Cleared
5 9 (4.23%) Siebel Certification
6 8 (3.76%) CCNA
7 7 (3.29%) CCIE
8 6 (2.82%) Microsoft Certification
8 6 (2.82%) Oracle Certification
8 6 (2.82%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
9 5 (2.35%) MCTS
10 4 (1.88%) BPSS Clearance
10 4 (1.88%) CTC Cleared
11 3 (1.41%) PRINCE2 Certification
12 2 (0.94%) ITIL Certification
13 1 (0.47%) CISSP
13 1 (0.47%) MCITP
13 1 (0.47%) MCSA
13 1 (0.47%) MCSE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 13 (6.10%) QA
1 13 (6.10%) SLA
2 5 (2.35%) ISO 9000
2 5 (2.35%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 1 (0.47%) IEC 61508
3 1 (0.47%) PCI DSS
3 1 (0.47%) TickIT
System Software
1 17 (7.98%) VMware Infrastructure
2 14 (6.57%) Oracle RAC
3 11 (5.16%) XenApp
4 10 (4.69%) Active Directory
5 8 (3.76%) XenDesktop
6 5 (2.35%) Microsoft App-V
7 4 (1.88%) Hyper-V
8 1 (0.47%) Docker
8 1 (0.47%) EMC RecoverPoint
8 1 (0.47%) VMware ESX
8 1 (0.47%) vSphere
8 1 (0.47%) Xen
Systems Management
1 19 (8.92%) SCCM
2 14 (6.57%) Oracle Identity Management
3 10 (4.69%) Oracle RMAN
4 8 (3.76%) Oracle Identity Manager
5 7 (3.29%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
6 6 (2.82%) Data Guard
6 6 (2.82%) Tivoli Identity Manager
7 3 (1.41%) AppDNA
8 2 (0.94%) Microsoft Intune
8 2 (0.94%) WSUS
9 1 (0.47%) Ansible
9 1 (0.47%) EMC NetWorker
9 1 (0.47%) Nagios
9 1 (0.47%) Opscode Chef
9 1 (0.47%) Puppet
9 1 (0.47%) SCOM
9 1 (0.47%) SCSM
9 1 (0.47%) SCVMM
9 1 (0.47%) Terraform
9 1 (0.47%) Tivoli Endpoint Manager
Vendors
1 88 (41.31%) Oracle
2 37 (17.37%) Siebel
3 27 (12.68%) Microsoft
4 22 (10.33%) IBM
4 22 (10.33%) VMware
5 14 (6.57%) Informatica
6 13 (6.10%) Citrix
7 8 (3.76%) CheckPoint
7 8 (3.76%) Cisco
7 8 (3.76%) Juniper
8 7 (3.29%) Red Hat
9 6 (2.82%) Capita
9 6 (2.82%) Palo Alto
10 5 (2.35%) AppSense
11 4 (1.88%) BMC
12 2 (0.94%) LANDesk
12 2 (0.94%) Remedy
13 1 (0.47%) Compuware
13 1 (0.47%) EMC
13 1 (0.47%) HP
Cheshire
Talent International
Salary: £60000 - £70000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Manchester
Computer Futures
Salary: bonus and benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Liverpool, Lancashire
Tata Consultancy services
Salary: Competitive + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Barrow-In-Furness
Capita Defence & Security Resourcing
Salary: Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Liverpool, Lancashire
Tata Consultancy services
Salary: Competitive + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £60,000 - £75,000 + package
Posted: 6 days ago
Barrow-In-Furness
Capita Defence & Security Resourcing
Salary: Benefits
Posted: 14 days ago
Salford, Lancashire
Raytheon Systems Ltd
Posted: 11 days ago
Barrow-In-Furness
Capita Defence & Security Resourcing
Salary: Benefits
Posted: 18 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Raytheon Systems Ltd
Salary: Full Benefits package, Bonus
Posted: 10 days ago
Manchester
Computer Futures
Salary: competitive
Posted: 21 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Raytheon Systems Ltd
Salary: Full Benefits package, Bonus
Posted: 11 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Raytheon Systems Ltd
Salary: Full Benefits package, Bonus
Posted: 11 days ago
Barrow-In-Furness
Capita Defence & Security Resourcing
Salary: Benefits
Posted: 18 days ago
Liverpool, Lancashire
Tata Consultancy services
Salary: £0 per year
Posted: 23 days ago
Salford, Lancashire
Raytheon Systems Ltd
Posted: 19 days ago
Salford, Lancashire
Raytheon Systems Ltd
Posted: 19 days ago
Salford, Lancashire
Raytheon Systems Ltd
Posted: 19 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Raytheon Systems Ltd
Salary: Full Benefits package, Bonus
Posted: 26 days ago