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

3 months to
25 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Security Clearance
Rank 132 101 103
Rank change year-on-year
-31 +2
Permanent jobs citing Security Cleared 102 171 182
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 1.84% 2.68% 2.57%
As % of the Qualifications category 7.59% 11.05% 11.49%
Number of salaries quoted 73 128 100
Median salary £42,500 £40,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £34,600 £23,000 £27,250
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £57,500 £60,250
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
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
1344 1547 1584
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 24.28% 24.25% 22.38%
Number of salaries quoted 1128 1242 1218
Median salary £42,500 £40,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% +14.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £23,000 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £55,000 £58,900
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £41,000
% change year-on-year
- +3.65%

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 25 June 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 25 June 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 41 £47,500 -9.52% 5
Manchester -5 32 £40,000 +35.59% 13
Cheshire +10 11 £45,000 +12.50%
Lancashire +7 11 £41,250 +8.55% 2
Merseyside -22 7 £42,500 +41.66% 7
Security Cleared
England

Security Cleared
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 25 June 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.

1 132 (63.16%) SC Cleared
2 44 (21.05%) Degree
3 41 (19.62%) Project Management
4 40 (19.14%) Windows
5 38 (18.18%) ITIL
6 37 (17.70%) Finance
7 36 (17.22%) Microsoft
8 33 (15.79%) .NET
9 32 (15.31%) VMware
9 32 (15.31%) Service Delivery
10 31 (14.83%) Stakeholder Management
11 29 (13.88%) C#
11 29 (13.88%) SQL
11 29 (13.88%) SLA
12 26 (12.44%) MS Excel
13 25 (11.96%) QA
14 23 (11.00%) Network Security
14 23 (11.00%) Mentoring
14 23 (11.00%) C++
14 23 (11.00%) Java
14 23 (11.00%) Cisco Certification
15 22 (10.53%) WAN
16 21 (10.05%) LAN
16 21 (10.05%) Unix
16 21 (10.05%) VMware Infrastructure
17 20 (9.57%) Penetration Testing
17 20 (9.57%) Line Management
17 20 (9.57%) CCNP
18 19 (9.09%) SQL Server
18 19 (9.09%) Ethical Hacking

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 11 (5.26%) SharePoint
2 6 (2.87%) BizTalk Server
3 5 (2.39%) Skype for Business
4 2 (0.96%) CMS
4 2 (0.96%) MS Exchange
5 1 (0.48%) ArcGIS
5 1 (0.48%) ArcSDE
5 1 (0.48%) Cloud Foundry
5 1 (0.48%) Confluence
5 1 (0.48%) Elasticsearch
5 1 (0.48%) Exchange Server 2010
5 1 (0.48%) Exchange Server 2013
5 1 (0.48%) NetWeaver
5 1 (0.48%) OpenStack
5 1 (0.48%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 26 (12.44%) MS Excel
2 7 (3.35%) SPSS
3 5 (2.39%) MS Office
4 3 (1.44%) MS Visio
5 1 (0.48%) MS Project
5 1 (0.48%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 5 (2.39%) Lorenzo
2 4 (1.91%) Dynamics CRM
3 2 (0.96%) Oracle EBS
4 1 (0.48%) Dynamics GP
4 1 (0.48%) SAP BPC
4 1 (0.48%) SAP CO
4 1 (0.48%) SAP FI
4 1 (0.48%) SAP FI/CO
Cloud Services
1 4 (1.91%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (0.96%) Office 365
3 1 (0.48%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (0.48%) Azure Active Directory
3 1 (0.48%) Google Analytics
Communications & Networking
1 23 (11.00%) Network Security
2 22 (10.53%) WAN
3 21 (10.05%) LAN
4 18 (8.61%) Firewall
5 9 (4.31%) SAN
6 7 (3.35%) Intranet
6 7 (3.35%) NAS
6 7 (3.35%) Wireshark
7 4 (1.91%) VPN
8 3 (1.44%) Cisco Nexus
8 3 (1.44%) DNS
8 3 (1.44%) HTTP
8 3 (1.44%) TCP/IP
8 3 (1.44%) Wi-Fi
9 2 (0.96%) ADSL
9 2 (0.96%) DHCP
9 2 (0.96%) ISDN
9 2 (0.96%) MPLS
9 2 (0.96%) Skype
9 2 (0.96%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 19 (9.09%) SQL Server
2 7 (3.35%) IBM BigInsights
3 6 (2.87%) Relational Database
4 5 (2.39%) Electronic Patient Records
5 4 (1.91%) Oracle Database
5 4 (1.91%) RDBMS
6 3 (1.44%) SQL Server 2000
6 3 (1.44%) SQL Server 2005
6 3 (1.44%) SQL Server 2008
6 3 (1.44%) SQL Server 2012
6 3 (1.44%) SQL Server 2014
7 2 (0.96%) GIS
7 2 (0.96%) PostgreSQL
7 2 (0.96%) Spatial Data
7 2 (0.96%) SQLite
8 1 (0.48%) Data Warehouse
8 1 (0.48%) Oracle Database 10g
8 1 (0.48%) Oracle Database 11g
8 1 (0.48%) OrientDB
8 1 (0.48%) Siebel EIM
Development Applications
1 12 (5.74%) Wise Package Studio
2 9 (4.31%) InstallShield
3 6 (2.87%) Metasploit
4 5 (2.39%) Team Foundation Server
5 3 (1.44%) Jenkins
5 3 (1.44%) MSI
6 2 (0.96%) FxCop
6 2 (0.96%) Gerrit
6 2 (0.96%) Git (software)
6 2 (0.96%) Moq
6 2 (0.96%) NUnit
6 2 (0.96%) StyleCop
6 2 (0.96%) Visual Studio
6 2 (0.96%) WiX
7 1 (0.48%) Atlassian Bamboo
7 1 (0.48%) Bitbucket
7 1 (0.48%) JIRA
General
1 37 (17.70%) Finance
2 9 (4.31%) Banking
3 6 (2.87%) Manufacturing
4 5 (2.39%) Law
4 5 (2.39%) Telecoms
5 4 (1.91%) Aerospace
5 4 (1.91%) Retail
6 3 (1.44%) Back Office
7 1 (0.48%) Advertising
7 1 (0.48%) Billing
7 1 (0.48%) Legal
7 1 (0.48%) Marketing
7 1 (0.48%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 28 (13.40%) Analyst
2 26 (12.44%) Consultant
3 18 (8.61%) Security Manager
4 17 (8.13%) Security Consultant
5 15 (7.18%) Developer
6 14 (6.70%) Project Manager
7 13 (6.22%) Infrastructure Manager
7 13 (6.22%) Infrastructure Project Manager
7 13 (6.22%) Senior Consultant
8 12 (5.74%) Administrator
8 12 (5.74%) Applications Packager
8 12 (5.74%) Architect
8 12 (5.74%) Senior Manager
8 12 (5.74%) Senior Security Consultant
9 11 (5.26%) IT Manager
9 11 (5.26%) Network Engineer
9 11 (5.26%) Senior Analyst
9 11 (5.26%) Software Developer
10 9 (4.31%) Network Manager
10 9 (4.31%) Systems Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 33 (15.79%) .NET
2 8 (3.83%) ASP.NET
3 5 (2.39%) HTML
4 4 (1.91%) CSS
4 4 (1.91%) Web Services
5 2 (0.96%) Java EE
5 2 (0.96%) LINQ
5 2 (0.96%) Ninject
5 2 (0.96%) Regular Expression
5 2 (0.96%) WCF
5 2 (0.96%) WPF
6 1 (0.48%) AngularJS
6 1 (0.48%) ASP.NET MVC
6 1 (0.48%) CSS3
6 1 (0.48%) EJB
6 1 (0.48%) HTML5
6 1 (0.48%) jQuery
6 1 (0.48%) JSF
6 1 (0.48%) RESTful
6 1 (0.48%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 19 (9.09%) Blog
2 15 (7.18%) Computer Science
3 14 (6.70%) Analytical Skills
4 11 (5.26%) Data Centre
5 9 (4.31%) VCE vBlock
6 8 (3.83%) Visualisation
7 6 (2.87%) Management Information System
7 6 (2.87%) Video Conferencing
8 5 (2.39%) Celerra
8 5 (2.39%) CLARiiON
8 5 (2.39%) EMC VNX
9 4 (1.91%) Life Science
10 3 (1.44%) Clustering
10 3 (1.44%) Cyberthreat
10 3 (1.44%) Social Media
10 3 (1.44%) Virtual Team
11 2 (0.96%) PMI
12 1 (0.48%) BBC
12 1 (0.48%) Client/Server
12 1 (0.48%) EPoS
Operating Systems
1 40 (19.14%) Windows
2 21 (10.05%) Unix
3 17 (8.13%) Linux
4 14 (6.70%) Windows 7
4 14 (6.70%) Windows Server 2012
5 10 (4.78%) Windows Server
6 8 (3.83%) Solaris
7 4 (1.91%) Windows Server 2008
7 4 (1.91%) Windows XP
8 3 (1.44%) Windows 2000
8 3 (1.44%) Windows NT
9 2 (0.96%) Windows 10
10 1 (0.48%) AIX
10 1 (0.48%) Mac OS X
10 1 (0.48%) OpenVMS
10 1 (0.48%) VMS
10 1 (0.48%) Windows 8
10 1 (0.48%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 41 (19.62%) Project Management
2 38 (18.18%) ITIL
3 32 (15.31%) Service Delivery
4 31 (14.83%) Stakeholder Management
5 23 (11.00%) Mentoring
6 20 (9.57%) Line Management
6 20 (9.57%) Penetration Testing
7 19 (9.09%) Business Development
7 19 (9.09%) Ethical Hacking
7 19 (9.09%) Vulnerability Assessment
8 18 (8.61%) Vulnerability Scanning
9 17 (8.13%) Information Security
10 15 (7.18%) Agile Software Development
11 13 (6.22%) Cybersecurity
11 13 (6.22%) PRINCE2
11 13 (6.22%) Service Management
12 12 (5.74%) Change Control
12 12 (5.74%) Test Strategy
13 11 (5.26%) Risk Management
14 10 (4.78%) Change Management
Programming Languages
1 29 (13.88%) C#
1 29 (13.88%) SQL
2 23 (11.00%) C++
2 23 (11.00%) Java
3 17 (8.13%) Objective-C
3 17 (8.13%) PHP
3 17 (8.13%) VB.NET
4 8 (3.83%) Python
5 7 (3.35%) Bash Shell
5 7 (3.35%) Perl
5 7 (3.35%) T-SQL
6 5 (2.39%) Shell Script
7 4 (1.91%) JavaScript
7 4 (1.91%) VB
8 3 (1.44%) Ruby
8 3 (1.44%) VBScript
9 2 (0.96%) PL/SQL
9 2 (0.96%) PowerShell
10 1 (0.48%) C
10 1 (0.48%) VB6
Qualifications
1 132 (63.16%) SC Cleared
2 44 (21.05%) Degree
3 23 (11.00%) Cisco Certification
4 20 (9.57%) CCNP
5 19 (9.09%) CHECK Team Leader
5 19 (9.09%) CREST Certified
6 16 (7.66%) DV Cleared
7 15 (7.18%) CCNA
8 14 (6.70%) Microsoft Certification
9 12 (5.74%) Cyber Scheme
9 12 (5.74%) Tigerscheme
10 11 (5.26%) BPSS Clearance
10 11 (5.26%) MCSE
11 9 (4.31%) MCSA
12 8 (3.83%) CISSP
12 8 (3.83%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
13 7 (3.35%) CCIE
13 7 (3.35%) CISM
14 6 (2.87%) DBS Check
14 6 (2.87%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 29 (13.88%) SLA
2 25 (11.96%) QA
3 11 (5.26%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 4 (1.91%) PCI DSS
5 3 (1.44%) ISO 9001
6 1 (0.48%) Disclosure Scotland
6 1 (0.48%) PA-DSS
6 1 (0.48%) RMADS
System Software
1 21 (10.05%) VMware Infrastructure
2 18 (8.61%) Active Directory
3 7 (3.35%) GPFS
4 6 (2.87%) EMC RecoverPoint
4 6 (2.87%) Hyper-V
5 5 (2.39%) Microsoft App-V
6 4 (1.91%) vSphere
6 4 (1.91%) XenApp
7 1 (0.48%) BitLocker
7 1 (0.48%) Shibboleth
7 1 (0.48%) Snort
7 1 (0.48%) VMware ESX
7 1 (0.48%) Xen
7 1 (0.48%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 19 (9.09%) SCCM
2 7 (3.35%) Oracle RMAN
2 7 (3.35%) Tivoli
2 7 (3.35%) Tivoli Storage Manager
3 6 (2.87%) EMC NetWorker
4 5 (2.39%) NetBackup
5 4 (1.91%) WSUS
6 3 (1.44%) AppDNA
6 3 (1.44%) Microsoft Clustering
7 2 (0.96%) SCOM
7 2 (0.96%) Wonderware InTouch
8 1 (0.48%) EnCase
8 1 (0.48%) Microsoft Intune
Vendors
1 36 (17.22%) Microsoft
2 32 (15.31%) VMware
3 15 (7.18%) Oracle
4 12 (5.74%) CheckPoint
5 11 (5.26%) Cisco
5 11 (5.26%) Citrix
6 9 (4.31%) Brocade
6 9 (4.31%) Juniper
7 7 (3.35%) Capita
7 7 (3.35%) IBM
7 7 (3.35%) Intel
8 6 (2.87%) EMC
8 6 (2.87%) Palo Alto
9 5 (2.39%) LANDesk
10 4 (1.91%) AppSense
11 3 (1.44%) BMC
11 3 (1.44%) Hitachi
11 3 (1.44%) Riverbed
11 3 (1.44%) Veritas
12 2 (0.96%) Wonderware
Cumbria
Capita Defence & Security Resourcing
Salary: Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Barrow-In-Furness, Cumbria
FT Select
Salary: From £50,000 to £55,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Informatiq Consulting
Salary: £40000 - £75000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Barrow-In-Furness, Cumbria
FT Select
Salary: From £40,000 to £45,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Robert Walters
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + 5% Annual Bonus
Posted: 3 days ago
Manchester
Computer Futures
Salary: competitive
Posted: 6 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 65,000 + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Greater Manchester
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £30,000 - £78,000 Consultant/Senior/Principal
Posted: 5 days ago
Cumbria
Capita Defence & Security Resourcing
Salary: benefits
Posted: 10 days ago
Liverpool, Merseyside
LA International
Salary: £50000 - £65000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Manchester
EMBS
Salary: £40k - 70k per year + amazing benefits!
Posted: 9 days ago
Liverpool, Merseyside
LA International
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Greater Manchester
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £60,000 - £85,000 + an outstanding package
Posted: 4 days ago
Stockport, Salford or Manchester
Department for Work and Pensions
Salary: Up to £38,380 plus benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Stockport, Salford or Manchester
Department for Work and Pensions
Salary: Up to £38,380 plus benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Liverpool, Merseyside
Crosby Perrin Business Solutions Ltd
Salary: From £50,000 to £55,000 per annum
Posted: 10 days ago
Cumbria
Capita Defence & Security Resourcing
Salary: Benefits
Posted: 9 days ago
Greater Manchester
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £70,000 - £95,000 with an impressive benefits package
Posted: 3 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
NCC Group
Salary: Attractive benefits package
Posted: 15 days ago
Manchester
Computer Futures
Salary: competitive
Posted: 11 days ago