The table below looks at the statistics for Security 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 Security 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 Clearance
Rank 131 111 94
Rank change year-on-year
-20 -17
Permanent jobs citing Security Cleared 101 169 209
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 1.79% 2.63% 2.93%
As % of the Qualifications category 7.40% 9.64% 12.74%
Number of salaries quoted 76 123 118
Median salary £46,250 £52,500 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-11.90% +50.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,223 £33,363 £24,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £70,000 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £46,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
-2.17% +2.22%
Security 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%

Security Cleared
Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

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

Security Cleared Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

Security Cleared
Salary Trend in the North West

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

Security Cleared Salary Trend in the North West

Security Cleared
Salary Histogram in the North West

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

Security Cleared Salary Histogram in the North West

Security 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 Security 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 0 42 £47,500 -24.00% 8
Manchester +3 34 £45,000 +12.50% 5
Lancashire +4 11 £37,500 +10.29% 1
Cheshire -1 8 £30,223 -32.83% 3
Merseyside -14 4 £57,500 -17.85% 1
Security Cleared
England

Security Cleared
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 3 May 2016, IT jobs citing Security 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 Security Cleared.

1 136 (61.82%) SC Cleared
2 65 (29.55%) Degree
3 61 (27.73%) Finance
4 49 (22.27%) Project Management
5 45 (20.45%) Windows
6 43 (19.55%) ITIL
7 39 (17.73%) .NET
8 38 (17.27%) Stakeholder Management
9 36 (16.36%) SQL
10 29 (13.18%) C#
11 27 (12.27%) C++
11 27 (12.27%) Microsoft
12 26 (11.82%) SLA
12 26 (11.82%) Java
12 26 (11.82%) PRINCE2
12 26 (11.82%) Service Delivery
13 25 (11.36%) Network Security
14 24 (10.91%) Penetration Testing
14 24 (10.91%) Mentoring
15 23 (10.45%) QA
16 22 (10.00%) SQL Server
17 21 (9.55%) Linux
17 21 (9.55%) VMware
17 21 (9.55%) Banking
17 21 (9.55%) Agile Software Development
17 21 (9.55%) Windows Server 2012
17 21 (9.55%) Test Strategy
17 21 (9.55%) BPSS Clearance
18 20 (9.09%) CHECK Team Leader
18 20 (9.09%) CREST Certified

Security 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 (4.55%) SharePoint
2 4 (1.82%) BizTalk Server
2 4 (1.82%) WebSphere
2 4 (1.82%) WebSphere Transformation Extender
3 2 (0.91%) MS Exchange
3 2 (0.91%) Skype for Business
4 1 (0.45%) Apache
4 1 (0.45%) ArcGIS
4 1 (0.45%) ArcSDE
4 1 (0.45%) CMS
4 1 (0.45%) Confluence
4 1 (0.45%) Elasticsearch
4 1 (0.45%) Exchange Server 2010
4 1 (0.45%) NetWeaver
4 1 (0.45%) Node.js
4 1 (0.45%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 15 (6.82%) MS Excel
2 9 (4.09%) MS Office
3 7 (3.18%) SPSS
4 4 (1.82%) MS Project
5 1 (0.45%) MS Visio
5 1 (0.45%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 13 (5.91%) Lorenzo
2 2 (0.91%) Dynamics CRM
2 2 (0.91%) Oracle EBS
3 1 (0.45%) Dynamics GP
3 1 (0.45%) SAP BPC
3 1 (0.45%) SAP CO
3 1 (0.45%) SAP FI
3 1 (0.45%) SAP FI/CO
Cloud Services
1 3 (1.36%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (0.45%) Azure Active Directory
2 1 (0.45%) Google Analytics
2 1 (0.45%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 25 (11.36%) Network Security
2 11 (5.00%) LAN
2 11 (5.00%) WAN
3 10 (4.55%) SAN
4 9 (4.09%) Firewall
4 9 (4.09%) NAS
5 7 (3.18%) Intranet
6 6 (2.73%) Intrusion Detection
6 6 (2.73%) TCP/IP
7 4 (1.82%) HTTP
7 4 (1.82%) Wireshark
8 3 (1.36%) Cisco Nexus
8 3 (1.36%) Internet
8 3 (1.36%) tcpdump
9 2 (0.91%) Skype
9 2 (0.91%) VoIP
10 1 (0.45%) DHCP
10 1 (0.45%) DNS
10 1 (0.45%) SMTP
10 1 (0.45%) SSH
Database & Business Intelligence
1 22 (10.00%) SQL Server
2 13 (5.91%) Electronic Patient Records
3 9 (4.09%) Relational Database
4 7 (3.18%) IBM BigInsights
5 6 (2.73%) Data Warehouse
5 6 (2.73%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 5 (2.27%) SQL Server 2000
6 5 (2.27%) SQL Server 2008
6 5 (2.27%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 4 (1.82%) Microsoft Analysis Services
7 4 (1.82%) OLAP
7 4 (1.82%) OLTP
7 4 (1.82%) PostgreSQL
7 4 (1.82%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 4 (1.82%) SQLite
8 2 (0.91%) GIS
9 1 (0.45%) MongoDB
9 1 (0.45%) MySQL
9 1 (0.45%) NoSQL
9 1 (0.45%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 5 (2.27%) InstallShield
1 5 (2.27%) Jenkins
1 5 (2.27%) Wise Package Studio
2 4 (1.82%) FxCop
2 4 (1.82%) Gerrit
2 4 (1.82%) Git (software)
2 4 (1.82%) Moq
2 4 (1.82%) NUnit
2 4 (1.82%) StyleCop
2 4 (1.82%) Team Foundation Server
2 4 (1.82%) Visual Studio
2 4 (1.82%) WiX
3 3 (1.36%) Selenium
4 1 (0.45%) Atlassian Bamboo
4 1 (0.45%) Bitbucket
4 1 (0.45%) JIRA
4 1 (0.45%) Metasploit
General
1 61 (27.73%) Finance
2 21 (9.55%) Banking
3 6 (2.73%) Retail
4 5 (2.27%) Law
4 5 (2.27%) Telecoms
5 4 (1.82%) Corporate Banking
6 3 (1.36%) Back Office
7 2 (0.91%) Legal
8 1 (0.45%) Advertising
8 1 (0.45%) Billing
8 1 (0.45%) Local Government
8 1 (0.45%) Manufacturing
8 1 (0.45%) Marketing
8 1 (0.45%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 38 (17.27%) Analyst
2 25 (11.36%) Project Manager
3 24 (10.91%) Consultant
4 18 (8.18%) Senior Analyst
5 16 (7.27%) Developer
6 15 (6.82%) Infrastructure Manager
6 15 (6.82%) Infrastructure Project Manager
7 13 (5.91%) Senior Manager
7 13 (5.91%) Senior Systems Analyst
7 13 (5.91%) Systems Analyst
8 12 (5.45%) Architect
8 12 (5.45%) Business Systems Analyst
8 12 (5.45%) Security Manager
8 12 (5.45%) Senior Business Systems Analyst
9 11 (5.00%) Security Consultant
10 10 (4.55%) Administrator
10 10 (4.55%) IT Manager
10 10 (4.55%) IT Project Manager
11 8 (3.64%) Software Developer
11 8 (3.64%) Systems Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 39 (17.73%) .NET
2 14 (6.36%) ASP.NET
3 6 (2.73%) Web Services
4 4 (1.82%) HTML
4 4 (1.82%) IBM Integration Bus
4 4 (1.82%) LINQ
4 4 (1.82%) Middleware
4 4 (1.82%) Ninject
4 4 (1.82%) Regular Expression
4 4 (1.82%) WCF
4 4 (1.82%) WebSphere MQ
4 4 (1.82%) WPF
5 3 (1.36%) CSS
5 3 (1.36%) Java EE
6 1 (0.45%) 802.1X
6 1 (0.45%) AngularJS
6 1 (0.45%) CSS3
6 1 (0.45%) HTML5
6 1 (0.45%) Natural Language Processing
6 1 (0.45%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 20 (9.09%) Analytical Skills
1 20 (9.09%) Blog
2 11 (5.00%) VCE vBlock
3 10 (4.55%) Computer Science
4 9 (4.09%) Data Centre
5 8 (3.64%) Management Information System
5 8 (3.64%) Visualisation
6 7 (3.18%) Celerra
6 7 (3.18%) CLARiiON
6 7 (3.18%) EMC VNX
7 6 (2.73%) Cyberthreat
7 6 (2.73%) EPoS
8 4 (1.82%) Driving Licence
9 3 (1.36%) Clustering
9 3 (1.36%) Social Media
10 2 (0.91%) Client/Server
10 2 (0.91%) PMI
10 2 (0.91%) User Experience
11 1 (0.45%) iPad
11 1 (0.45%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 45 (20.45%) Windows
2 21 (9.55%) Linux
2 21 (9.55%) Windows Server 2012
3 18 (8.18%) Unix
3 18 (8.18%) Windows Server
4 12 (5.45%) Solaris
5 6 (2.73%) Windows 7
6 3 (1.36%) Mac OS X
7 2 (0.91%) Windows 10
7 2 (0.91%) Windows Server 2003
7 2 (0.91%) Windows Server 2008
7 2 (0.91%) Windows XP
8 1 (0.45%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 1 (0.45%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 49 (22.27%) Project Management
2 43 (19.55%) ITIL
3 38 (17.27%) Stakeholder Management
4 26 (11.82%) PRINCE2
4 26 (11.82%) Service Delivery
5 24 (10.91%) Mentoring
5 24 (10.91%) Penetration Testing
6 21 (9.55%) Agile Software Development
6 21 (9.55%) Test Strategy
7 20 (9.09%) Business Development
7 20 (9.09%) Ethical Hacking
7 20 (9.09%) Vulnerability Assessment
8 19 (8.64%) Vulnerability Scanning
9 18 (8.18%) Information Security
10 17 (7.73%) Change Control
10 17 (7.73%) Use Case
11 16 (7.27%) Analytics
12 15 (6.82%) Cybersecurity
12 15 (6.82%) User Acceptance Testing
13 14 (6.36%) Change Management
Programming Languages
1 36 (16.36%) SQL
2 29 (13.18%) C#
3 27 (12.27%) C++
4 26 (11.82%) Java
5 18 (8.18%) Objective-C
5 18 (8.18%) PHP
5 18 (8.18%) VB.NET
6 16 (7.27%) T-SQL
7 11 (5.00%) Python
8 7 (3.18%) Bash Shell
8 7 (3.18%) Perl
9 5 (2.27%) C
9 5 (2.27%) Ruby
10 4 (1.82%) JavaScript
10 4 (1.82%) Shell Script
11 2 (0.91%) PowerShell
12 1 (0.45%) PL/SQL
12 1 (0.45%) Scala
12 1 (0.45%) VB
12 1 (0.45%) VB6
Qualifications
1 136 (61.82%) SC Cleared
2 65 (29.55%) Degree
3 21 (9.55%) BPSS Clearance
4 20 (9.09%) CHECK Team Leader
4 20 (9.09%) CREST Certified
5 18 (8.18%) DV Cleared
6 12 (5.45%) CCNP
6 12 (5.45%) Cisco Certification
7 10 (4.55%) Microsoft Certification
7 10 (4.55%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
8 9 (4.09%) CISSP
9 8 (3.64%) PRINCE2 Certification
10 7 (3.18%) ISEB
10 7 (3.18%) ISTQB
10 7 (3.18%) MCSE
11 6 (2.73%) CISM
11 6 (2.73%) Cyber Scheme
11 6 (2.73%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
11 6 (2.73%) MCSA
11 6 (2.73%) Tigerscheme
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 26 (11.82%) SLA
2 23 (10.45%) QA
3 14 (6.36%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 5 (2.27%) PCI DSS
4 5 (2.27%) RMADS
5 3 (1.36%) ISO 9001
6 2 (0.91%) PA-DSS
7 1 (0.45%) Disclosure Scotland
7 1 (0.45%) HMG Security Policy Framework
System Software
1 13 (5.91%) VMware Infrastructure
2 10 (4.55%) Active Directory
3 8 (3.64%) EMC RecoverPoint
4 7 (3.18%) GPFS
5 6 (2.73%) Hyper-V
6 4 (1.82%) vSphere
7 3 (1.36%) Snort
8 1 (0.45%) BitLocker
Systems Management
1 8 (3.64%) EMC NetWorker
1 8 (3.64%) NetBackup
1 8 (3.64%) Oracle RMAN
1 8 (3.64%) SCCM
2 7 (3.18%) Tivoli
2 7 (3.18%) Tivoli Storage Manager
3 4 (1.82%) Wonderware InTouch
4 2 (0.91%) EnCase
4 2 (0.91%) SCOM
5 1 (0.45%) HP Quality Center
5 1 (0.45%) MIMEsweeper
5 1 (0.45%) Windows Intune
5 1 (0.45%) WSUS
Vendors
1 27 (12.27%) Microsoft
2 21 (9.55%) VMware
3 12 (5.45%) Oracle
4 11 (5.00%) Brocade
4 11 (5.00%) IBM
5 9 (4.09%) EMC
6 7 (3.18%) Capita
6 7 (3.18%) Intel
7 5 (2.27%) CheckPoint
7 5 (2.27%) Cisco
8 4 (1.82%) MuleSoft
8 4 (1.82%) Software AG
8 4 (1.82%) webMethods
8 4 (1.82%) Wonderware
9 3 (1.36%) Hitachi
9 3 (1.36%) LANDesk
9 3 (1.36%) Riverbed
9 3 (1.36%) Veritas
10 2 (0.91%) Citrix
10 2 (0.91%) Juniper
Barrow-In-Furness, Cumbria
FT Select
Salary: Up to £60,000 per annum
Posted: 2 hours ago
Warrington, Cheshire
360 Resourcing Solutions
Salary: £20k - 25k per year
Posted: 6 hours ago
Cumbria
Capita Defence & Security Resourcing
Salary: benefits
Posted: 16 hours ago
Cumbria
Capita Resourcing
Salary: excellent benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Barrow-In-Furness, Cumbria
FT Select
Salary: From £45,000 to £50,000 per annum plus car and benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £65,000-£95,000 (Plus Lucrative Package)
Posted: 5 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £95,000-£120,000 (Plus Lucrative Package)
Posted: 5 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £40,000-£65,000 (Plus Quality Package)
Posted: 5 days ago
North West
Lorien Resourcing
Salary: Competitive Salary Package
Posted: 6 days ago
Cumbria
Capita Defence & Security Resourcing
Salary: Benefits
Posted: 7 days ago
Manchester
Hays Specialist Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £30000.00 - £50000.00 per annum
Posted: 11 days ago
Cumbria
Capita Defence & Security Resourcing
Posted: 12 days ago
Cumbria
Capita Defence & Security Resourcing
Salary: benefits
Posted: 14 days ago
Cumbria
Capita Defence & Security Resourcing
Salary: £40000 - £60000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 14 days ago