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 3 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
3 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Security Check (SC) Clearance
Rank 170 139 161
Rank change year-on-year
-31 +22
Permanent jobs citing SC Cleared 62 129 113
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 1.10% 2.01% 1.58%
As % of the Qualifications category 4.54% 7.35% 6.89%
Number of salaries quoted 55 92 68
Median salary £47,500 £55,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-13.63% +37.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,223 £34,350 £24,500
10% offered a salary of more than £57,800 £80,000 £67,500
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £46,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year
-3.22% +3.33%
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
1365 1754 1641
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 24.23% 27.33% 22.97%
Number of salaries quoted 1124 1343 1266
Median salary £40,000 £40,000 £36,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +11.11%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £24,500 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £52,500 £62,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,500
% change year-on-year
- +4.93%

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 3 May 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 3 May 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 +1 42 £47,500 -24.00% 8
Cheshire +9 7 £30,223 -32.83% 1
Manchester -5 5 £60,000 +9.09% 2
Lancashire -4 3 £37,500 +10.29%
Merseyside -12 3 £57,500 -17.85% 2
SC Cleared
England

SC Cleared
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 3 May 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.

1 136 (100.00%) Security Cleared
2 38 (27.94%) ITIL
3 37 (27.21%) Windows
4 28 (20.59%) SQL
5 27 (19.85%) Degree
6 26 (19.12%) Service Delivery
6 26 (19.12%) Finance
7 25 (18.38%) SLA
8 24 (17.65%) Microsoft
9 22 (16.18%) Stakeholder Management
10 19 (13.97%) BPSS Clearance
11 17 (12.50%) Project Management
11 17 (12.50%) Unix
12 16 (11.76%) T-SQL
12 16 (11.76%) Windows Server 2012
12 16 (11.76%) Windows Server
13 15 (11.03%) Analytics
13 15 (11.03%) DV Cleared
13 15 (11.03%) User Acceptance Testing
14 14 (10.29%) PRINCE2
14 14 (10.29%) Linux
14 14 (10.29%) Data Analytics
14 14 (10.29%) Line Management
15 13 (9.56%) Change Control
15 13 (9.56%) Electronic Patient Records
15 13 (9.56%) Lorenzo
15 13 (9.56%) Service Management
15 13 (9.56%) .NET
15 13 (9.56%) ASP.NET
15 13 (9.56%) VMware

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 9 (6.62%) SharePoint
2 4 (2.94%) WebSphere
2 4 (2.94%) WebSphere Transformation Extender
3 2 (1.47%) MS Exchange
3 2 (1.47%) Skype for Business
4 1 (0.74%) ArcGIS
4 1 (0.74%) ArcSDE
4 1 (0.74%) Confluence
4 1 (0.74%) Elasticsearch
4 1 (0.74%) Exchange Server 2010
4 1 (0.74%) Node.js
4 1 (0.74%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 10 (7.35%) MS Excel
2 7 (5.15%) SPSS
3 5 (3.68%) MS Office
4 1 (0.74%) MS Project
4 1 (0.74%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 13 (9.56%) Lorenzo
2 1 (0.74%) Oracle EBS
Cloud Services
1 3 (2.21%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (0.74%) Azure Active Directory
2 1 (0.74%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 10 (7.35%) SAN
2 9 (6.62%) LAN
2 9 (6.62%) NAS
2 9 (6.62%) WAN
3 7 (5.15%) Intranet
4 5 (3.68%) Intrusion Detection
5 4 (2.94%) Firewall
5 4 (2.94%) HTTP
5 4 (2.94%) TCP/IP
6 3 (2.21%) Cisco Nexus
6 3 (2.21%) Internet
6 3 (2.21%) Wireshark
7 2 (1.47%) Skype
7 2 (1.47%) tcpdump
7 2 (1.47%) VoIP
8 1 (0.74%) DHCP
8 1 (0.74%) DNS
8 1 (0.74%) SMTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (9.56%) Electronic Patient Records
2 12 (8.82%) SQL Server
3 7 (5.15%) IBM BigInsights
4 6 (4.41%) Data Warehouse
5 5 (3.68%) Relational Database
6 2 (1.47%) GIS
6 2 (1.47%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 1 (0.74%) Apache Accumulo
7 1 (0.74%) Big Data
7 1 (0.74%) MongoDB
7 1 (0.74%) Neo4j
7 1 (0.74%) NoSQL
7 1 (0.74%) OrientDB
7 1 (0.74%) SQL Server 2000
7 1 (0.74%) SQL Server 2005
7 1 (0.74%) SQL Server 2008
7 1 (0.74%) SQL Server 2012
7 1 (0.74%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 5 (3.68%) InstallShield
1 5 (3.68%) Wise Package Studio
2 3 (2.21%) Selenium
3 2 (1.47%) Team Foundation Server
4 1 (0.74%) Atlassian Bamboo
4 1 (0.74%) Bitbucket
4 1 (0.74%) Jenkins
4 1 (0.74%) JIRA
4 1 (0.74%) Metasploit
General
1 26 (19.12%) Finance
2 8 (5.88%) Banking
3 6 (4.41%) Retail
4 5 (3.68%) Law
5 4 (2.94%) Corporate Banking
6 3 (2.21%) Back Office
7 2 (1.47%) Legal
7 2 (1.47%) Telecoms
8 1 (0.74%) Billing
8 1 (0.74%) Manufacturing
8 1 (0.74%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 22 (16.18%) Analyst
2 14 (10.29%) Consultant
2 14 (10.29%) Project Manager
3 9 (6.62%) Architect
3 9 (6.62%) Infrastructure Manager
3 9 (6.62%) Infrastructure Project Manager
4 8 (5.88%) Administrator
4 8 (5.88%) Storage Engineer
5 7 (5.15%) IT Infrastructure Manager
5 7 (5.15%) IT Infrastructure Project Manager
5 7 (5.15%) IT Manager
5 7 (5.15%) IT Project Manager
5 7 (5.15%) Network Manager
5 7 (5.15%) SC Cleared Project Manager
5 7 (5.15%) Systems Administrator
6 6 (4.41%) Developer
6 6 (4.41%) Test Analyst
7 5 (3.68%) Applications Packager
7 5 (3.68%) Commercial Manager
7 5 (3.68%) Senior Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (9.56%) .NET
1 13 (9.56%) ASP.NET
2 4 (2.94%) IBM Integration Bus
2 4 (2.94%) Middleware
2 4 (2.94%) WebSphere MQ
3 2 (1.47%) Java EE
4 1 (0.74%) AngularJS
4 1 (0.74%) CSS
4 1 (0.74%) CSS3
4 1 (0.74%) EJB
4 1 (0.74%) HTML
4 1 (0.74%) HTML5
4 1 (0.74%) JSF
4 1 (0.74%) Natural Language Processing
4 1 (0.74%) Spring
4 1 (0.74%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 12 (8.82%) Analytical Skills
2 11 (8.09%) VCE vBlock
3 9 (6.62%) Data Centre
4 8 (5.88%) Management Information System
4 8 (5.88%) Visualisation
5 7 (5.15%) Celerra
5 7 (5.15%) CLARiiON
5 7 (5.15%) EMC VNX
6 6 (4.41%) EPoS
7 5 (3.68%) Cyberthreat
8 4 (2.94%) Computer Science
8 4 (2.94%) Driving Licence
9 3 (2.21%) Social Media
10 2 (1.47%) Client/Server
11 1 (0.74%) Blackberry
11 1 (0.74%) Health Informatics
11 1 (0.74%) Informatics
11 1 (0.74%) User Experience
11 1 (0.74%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 37 (27.21%) Windows
2 17 (12.50%) Unix
3 16 (11.76%) Windows Server
3 16 (11.76%) Windows Server 2012
4 14 (10.29%) Linux
5 12 (8.82%) Solaris
6 6 (4.41%) Windows 7
7 2 (1.47%) Mac OS X
7 2 (1.47%) Windows 10
7 2 (1.47%) Windows Server 2003
7 2 (1.47%) Windows Server 2008
7 2 (1.47%) Windows XP
8 1 (0.74%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 38 (27.94%) ITIL
2 26 (19.12%) Service Delivery
3 22 (16.18%) Stakeholder Management
4 17 (12.50%) Project Management
5 15 (11.03%) Analytics
5 15 (11.03%) User Acceptance Testing
6 14 (10.29%) Data Analytics
6 14 (10.29%) Line Management
6 14 (10.29%) PRINCE2
7 13 (9.56%) Change Control
7 13 (9.56%) Service Management
8 11 (8.09%) Cybersecurity
8 11 (8.09%) Information Security
8 11 (8.09%) Migration
8 11 (8.09%) Risk Management
9 10 (7.35%) Change Management
10 9 (6.62%) Agile Software Development
11 8 (5.88%) Critical Success Factor
11 8 (5.88%) Data Migration
11 8 (5.88%) Storage Virtualisation
Programming Languages
1 28 (20.59%) SQL
2 16 (11.76%) T-SQL
3 11 (8.09%) Python
4 7 (5.15%) Bash Shell
4 7 (5.15%) C++
4 7 (5.15%) Perl
5 6 (4.41%) Java
6 5 (3.68%) C
7 3 (2.21%) C#
7 3 (2.21%) JavaScript
8 2 (1.47%) PowerShell
9 1 (0.74%) PL/SQL
9 1 (0.74%) Ruby
9 1 (0.74%) Scala
Qualifications
1 136 (100.00%) Security Cleared
2 27 (19.85%) Degree
3 19 (13.97%) BPSS Clearance
4 15 (11.03%) DV Cleared
5 11 (8.09%) CCNP
5 11 (8.09%) Cisco Certification
6 10 (7.35%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
7 8 (5.88%) CISSP
8 7 (5.15%) ISEB
8 7 (5.15%) ISTQB
8 7 (5.15%) Microsoft Certification
9 6 (4.41%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
9 6 (4.41%) MCSA
9 6 (4.41%) MCSE
10 5 (3.68%) CISM
10 5 (3.68%) GCIH
11 4 (2.94%) CCNA
11 4 (2.94%) CLAS
11 4 (2.94%) ITIL Certification
11 4 (2.94%) SANS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 25 (18.38%) SLA
2 9 (6.62%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 4 (2.94%) RMADS
4 2 (1.47%) ISO 9001
4 2 (1.47%) PCI DSS
5 1 (0.74%) Disclosure Scotland
5 1 (0.74%) PA-DSS
5 1 (0.74%) QA
System Software
1 9 (6.62%) VMware Infrastructure
2 8 (5.88%) EMC RecoverPoint
3 7 (5.15%) GPFS
4 5 (3.68%) Active Directory
5 4 (2.94%) vSphere
6 2 (1.47%) Hyper-V
6 2 (1.47%) Snort
7 1 (0.74%) BitLocker
Systems Management
1 8 (5.88%) EMC NetWorker
1 8 (5.88%) Oracle RMAN
2 7 (5.15%) NetBackup
2 7 (5.15%) SCCM
2 7 (5.15%) Tivoli
2 7 (5.15%) Tivoli Storage Manager
3 2 (1.47%) EnCase
3 2 (1.47%) SCOM
4 1 (0.74%) HP Quality Center
4 1 (0.74%) MIMEsweeper
4 1 (0.74%) Windows Intune
Vendors
1 24 (17.65%) Microsoft
2 13 (9.56%) VMware
3 11 (8.09%) Brocade
3 11 (8.09%) IBM
3 11 (8.09%) Oracle
4 9 (6.62%) EMC
5 7 (5.15%) Capita
5 7 (5.15%) Intel
6 5 (3.68%) CheckPoint
7 4 (2.94%) Cisco
7 4 (2.94%) MuleSoft
7 4 (2.94%) Software AG
7 4 (2.94%) webMethods
8 3 (2.21%) Hitachi
8 3 (2.21%) Riverbed
9 2 (1.47%) HP
9 2 (1.47%) Juniper
9 2 (1.47%) LANDesk
9 2 (1.47%) LogRhythm
9 2 (1.47%) Splunk
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Salary: £40000 - £75000 per annum
Posted: 13 hours ago
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Salary: Up to £60,000 per annum
Posted: 15 hours ago
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Salary: £20k - 25k per year
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Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
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Salary: competitive
Posted: Yesterday
Cumbria
Capita Defence & Security Resourcing
Salary: benefits
Posted: Yesterday
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Salary: From £45,000 to £50,000 per annum plus car and benefits
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Capita Defence & Security Resourcing
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Salary: benefits
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Salary: £40000 - £60000 per annum + Benefits
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