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

3 months to
29 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Security Clearance
Rank 134 114 107
Rank change year-on-year
-20 -7
Permanent jobs citing Security Cleared 99 151 179
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 1.82% 2.41% 2.57%
As % of the Qualifications category 7.21% 9.26% 11.30%
Number of salaries quoted 73 110 100
Median salary £43,672 £45,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-2.95% +28.57%
90% offered a salary of more than £33,300 £27,750 £24,725
10% offered a salary of more than £54,500 £75,000 £62,750
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
1374 1631 1584
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 25.23% 25.99% 22.76%
Number of salaries quoted 1151 1293 1219
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 £25,500 £24,000 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £54,800 £62,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

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 29 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 29 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 43 £47,500 -13.63% 5
Manchester -5 30 £37,000 +23.33% 17
Lancashire +4 14 £40,000 +5.26% 2
Cheshire +12 9 £45,000 +5.88% 1
Merseyside -19 2 £42,250 -1.74% 2
Security Cleared
England

Security Cleared
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 29 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.

1 135 (63.98%) SC Cleared
2 58 (27.49%) Degree
3 45 (21.33%) Project Management
4 42 (19.91%) Finance
5 40 (18.96%) Windows
6 39 (18.48%) .NET
7 38 (18.01%) ITIL
8 34 (16.11%) Stakeholder Management
9 32 (15.17%) SQL
9 32 (15.17%) Microsoft
10 31 (14.69%) C#
11 28 (13.27%) SLA
11 28 (13.27%) Service Delivery
12 27 (12.80%) C++
13 25 (11.85%) Java
13 25 (11.85%) VMware
13 25 (11.85%) Network Security
13 25 (11.85%) QA
13 25 (11.85%) Mentoring
14 22 (10.43%) Penetration Testing
15 21 (9.95%) MS Excel
16 20 (9.48%) SQL Server
16 20 (9.48%) Ethical Hacking
16 20 (9.48%) Vulnerability Assessment
16 20 (9.48%) Business Development
16 20 (9.48%) Blog
16 20 (9.48%) CHECK Team Leader
16 20 (9.48%) CREST Certified
17 19 (9.00%) Vulnerability Scanning
17 19 (9.00%) PRINCE2

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 12 (5.69%) SharePoint
2 6 (2.84%) BizTalk Server
3 4 (1.90%) Skype for Business
4 3 (1.42%) WebSphere
4 3 (1.42%) WebSphere Transformation Extender
5 2 (0.95%) CMS
5 2 (0.95%) MS Exchange
6 1 (0.47%) Apache
6 1 (0.47%) ArcGIS
6 1 (0.47%) ArcSDE
6 1 (0.47%) Confluence
6 1 (0.47%) Exchange Server 2010
6 1 (0.47%) Exchange Server 2013
6 1 (0.47%) NetWeaver
6 1 (0.47%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 21 (9.95%) MS Excel
2 7 (3.32%) SPSS
3 6 (2.84%) MS Office
4 2 (0.95%) MS Project
4 2 (0.95%) MS Visio
5 1 (0.47%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 9 (4.27%) Lorenzo
2 4 (1.90%) Dynamics CRM
3 2 (0.95%) Oracle EBS
4 1 (0.47%) Dynamics GP
4 1 (0.47%) SAP BPC
4 1 (0.47%) SAP CO
4 1 (0.47%) SAP FI
4 1 (0.47%) SAP FI/CO
Cloud Services
1 3 (1.42%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (0.95%) Office 365
3 1 (0.47%) Azure Active Directory
3 1 (0.47%) Google Analytics
Communications & Networking
1 25 (11.85%) Network Security
2 18 (8.53%) WAN
3 17 (8.06%) LAN
4 15 (7.11%) Firewall
5 9 (4.27%) SAN
6 8 (3.79%) Intranet
6 8 (3.79%) NAS
7 7 (3.32%) Wireshark
8 6 (2.84%) TCP/IP
9 4 (1.90%) Intrusion Detection
10 3 (1.42%) Cisco Nexus
10 3 (1.42%) HTTP
10 3 (1.42%) tcpdump
11 2 (0.95%) ADSL
11 2 (0.95%) DNS
11 2 (0.95%) ISDN
11 2 (0.95%) MPLS
11 2 (0.95%) Skype
11 2 (0.95%) VoIP
12 1 (0.47%) SSH
Database & Business Intelligence
1 20 (9.48%) SQL Server
2 9 (4.27%) Electronic Patient Records
3 7 (3.32%) IBM BigInsights
3 7 (3.32%) Relational Database
4 3 (1.42%) PostgreSQL
4 3 (1.42%) SQLite
5 2 (0.95%) Data Warehouse
5 2 (0.95%) GIS
5 2 (0.95%) SQL Server 2000
5 2 (0.95%) SQL Server 2008
5 2 (0.95%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 1 (0.47%) Microsoft Analysis Services
6 1 (0.47%) Neo4j
6 1 (0.47%) Oracle Database
6 1 (0.47%) OrientDB
6 1 (0.47%) SAP HANA
6 1 (0.47%) SQL Server 2005
6 1 (0.47%) SQL Server 2012
6 1 (0.47%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 1 (0.47%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 10 (4.74%) Wise Package Studio
2 7 (3.32%) InstallShield
3 6 (2.84%) Team Foundation Server
4 4 (1.90%) Jenkins
4 4 (1.90%) Metasploit
5 3 (1.42%) FxCop
5 3 (1.42%) Gerrit
5 3 (1.42%) Git (software)
5 3 (1.42%) Moq
5 3 (1.42%) MSI
5 3 (1.42%) NUnit
5 3 (1.42%) StyleCop
5 3 (1.42%) Visual Studio
5 3 (1.42%) WiX
6 1 (0.47%) Atlassian Bamboo
6 1 (0.47%) Bitbucket
6 1 (0.47%) JIRA
6 1 (0.47%) Selenium
General
1 42 (19.91%) Finance
2 16 (7.58%) Banking
3 6 (2.84%) Retail
3 6 (2.84%) Telecoms
4 5 (2.37%) Law
4 5 (2.37%) Manufacturing
5 4 (1.90%) Aerospace
6 3 (1.42%) Back Office
7 2 (0.95%) Legal
8 1 (0.47%) Advertising
8 1 (0.47%) Billing
8 1 (0.47%) Corporate Banking
8 1 (0.47%) Marketing
8 1 (0.47%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 32 (15.17%) Analyst
2 23 (10.90%) Consultant
3 18 (8.53%) Developer
3 18 (8.53%) Project Manager
4 16 (7.58%) Senior Analyst
5 15 (7.11%) Infrastructure Manager
5 15 (7.11%) Infrastructure Project Manager
5 15 (7.11%) Security Manager
6 14 (6.64%) Security Consultant
7 13 (6.16%) Architect
7 13 (6.16%) Senior Manager
8 11 (5.21%) Software Developer
9 10 (4.74%) Applications Packager
9 10 (4.74%) IT Manager
9 10 (4.74%) Network Engineer
9 10 (4.74%) Senior Consultant
9 10 (4.74%) Senior Systems Analyst
9 10 (4.74%) Systems Analyst
10 9 (4.27%) IT Project Manager
10 9 (4.27%) Network Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 39 (18.48%) .NET
2 12 (5.69%) ASP.NET
3 5 (2.37%) HTML
3 5 (2.37%) Web Services
4 4 (1.90%) CSS
5 3 (1.42%) IBM Integration Bus
5 3 (1.42%) LINQ
5 3 (1.42%) Middleware
5 3 (1.42%) Ninject
5 3 (1.42%) Regular Expression
5 3 (1.42%) WCF
5 3 (1.42%) WebSphere MQ
5 3 (1.42%) WPF
6 2 (0.95%) Java EE
7 1 (0.47%) AngularJS
7 1 (0.47%) CSS3
7 1 (0.47%) HTML5
7 1 (0.47%) jQuery
7 1 (0.47%) JSF
7 1 (0.47%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 20 (9.48%) Blog
2 18 (8.53%) Analytical Skills
3 14 (6.64%) Computer Science
4 10 (4.74%) Data Centre
4 10 (4.74%) VCE vBlock
5 8 (3.79%) Visualisation
6 7 (3.32%) Management Information System
7 6 (2.84%) Celerra
7 6 (2.84%) CLARiiON
7 6 (2.84%) EMC VNX
8 4 (1.90%) Cyberthreat
8 4 (1.90%) Life Science
8 4 (1.90%) Video Conferencing
9 3 (1.42%) Clustering
9 3 (1.42%) Social Media
10 2 (0.95%) Client/Server
10 2 (0.95%) EPoS
10 2 (0.95%) PMI
11 1 (0.47%) BBC
11 1 (0.47%) iPad
Operating Systems
1 40 (18.96%) Windows
2 17 (8.06%) Linux
3 16 (7.58%) Unix
3 16 (7.58%) Windows Server 2012
4 13 (6.16%) Windows Server
5 10 (4.74%) Windows 7
6 9 (4.27%) Solaris
7 4 (1.90%) Windows XP
8 3 (1.42%) Mac OS X
8 3 (1.42%) Windows 2000
8 3 (1.42%) Windows NT
9 2 (0.95%) Windows 10
9 2 (0.95%) Windows Server 2008
10 1 (0.47%) OpenVMS
10 1 (0.47%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 1 (0.47%) VMS
10 1 (0.47%) Windows 8
10 1 (0.47%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 45 (21.33%) Project Management
2 38 (18.01%) ITIL
3 34 (16.11%) Stakeholder Management
4 28 (13.27%) Service Delivery
5 25 (11.85%) Mentoring
6 22 (10.43%) Penetration Testing
7 20 (9.48%) Business Development
7 20 (9.48%) Ethical Hacking
7 20 (9.48%) Vulnerability Assessment
8 19 (9.00%) PRINCE2
8 19 (9.00%) Vulnerability Scanning
9 18 (8.53%) Test Strategy
10 17 (8.06%) Agile Software Development
10 17 (8.06%) Information Security
10 17 (8.06%) Line Management
11 15 (7.11%) Change Control
12 13 (6.16%) Cybersecurity
13 12 (5.69%) Use Case
14 11 (5.21%) Analytics
14 11 (5.21%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 32 (15.17%) SQL
2 31 (14.69%) C#
3 27 (12.80%) C++
4 25 (11.85%) Java
5 18 (8.53%) Objective-C
5 18 (8.53%) PHP
5 18 (8.53%) VB.NET
6 11 (5.21%) T-SQL
7 9 (4.27%) Python
8 7 (3.32%) Bash Shell
8 7 (3.32%) Perl
9 4 (1.90%) C
9 4 (1.90%) JavaScript
9 4 (1.90%) Ruby
9 4 (1.90%) VB
10 3 (1.42%) Shell Script
10 3 (1.42%) VBScript
11 2 (0.95%) PowerShell
12 1 (0.47%) PL/SQL
12 1 (0.47%) Scala
Qualifications
1 135 (63.98%) SC Cleared
2 58 (27.49%) Degree
3 20 (9.48%) CHECK Team Leader
3 20 (9.48%) CREST Certified
4 18 (8.53%) Cisco Certification
5 16 (7.58%) CCNP
6 15 (7.11%) BPSS Clearance
7 12 (5.69%) DV Cleared
8 11 (5.21%) Microsoft Certification
9 10 (4.74%) CCNA
10 9 (4.27%) Cyber Scheme
10 9 (4.27%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
10 9 (4.27%) Tigerscheme
11 8 (3.79%) MCSE
12 7 (3.32%) CISSP
12 7 (3.32%) MCSA
13 6 (2.84%) CISM
13 6 (2.84%) DBS Check
13 6 (2.84%) ITIL Certification
13 6 (2.84%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 28 (13.27%) SLA
2 25 (11.85%) QA
3 9 (4.27%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 4 (1.90%) PCI DSS
5 3 (1.42%) ISO 9001
6 1 (0.47%) Disclosure Scotland
6 1 (0.47%) PA-DSS
6 1 (0.47%) RMADS
System Software
1 17 (8.06%) VMware Infrastructure
2 14 (6.64%) Active Directory
3 7 (3.32%) EMC RecoverPoint
3 7 (3.32%) GPFS
4 5 (2.37%) Hyper-V
5 4 (1.90%) Microsoft App-V
5 4 (1.90%) vSphere
6 3 (1.42%) Snort
6 3 (1.42%) XenApp
7 1 (0.47%) BitLocker
Systems Management
1 15 (7.11%) SCCM
2 7 (3.32%) EMC NetWorker
2 7 (3.32%) Oracle RMAN
2 7 (3.32%) Tivoli
2 7 (3.32%) Tivoli Storage Manager
3 6 (2.84%) NetBackup
4 3 (1.42%) AppDNA
4 3 (1.42%) Wonderware InTouch
5 2 (0.95%) EnCase
5 2 (0.95%) SCOM
5 2 (0.95%) WSUS
6 1 (0.47%) HP Quality Center
6 1 (0.47%) Windows Intune
Vendors
1 32 (15.17%) Microsoft
2 25 (11.85%) VMware
3 10 (4.74%) Brocade
3 10 (4.74%) CheckPoint
3 10 (4.74%) Cisco
3 10 (4.74%) IBM
3 10 (4.74%) Oracle
4 8 (3.79%) Capita
5 7 (3.32%) EMC
5 7 (3.32%) Intel
5 7 (3.32%) Juniper
6 6 (2.84%) Citrix
7 4 (1.90%) AppSense
7 4 (1.90%) LANDesk
7 4 (1.90%) Palo Alto
8 3 (1.42%) BMC
8 3 (1.42%) Hitachi
8 3 (1.42%) MuleSoft
8 3 (1.42%) Riverbed
8 3 (1.42%) Wonderware
Barrow-In-Furness, Cumbria
FT Select
Salary: From £40,000 to £45,000 per annum plus benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Wigton, Cumbria
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: Negotiable
Posted: 6 days ago
Chorley, Lancashire
CSC
Salary: From £35,000 to £42,000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Robert Walters
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + 5% Annual Bonus
Posted: 4 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £95,000 - £120,000 + Generous Package
Posted: 4 days ago
Whitehaven
Capita plc
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 10 days ago
Barrow-In-Furness
Capita Defence & Security Resourcing
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 12 days ago
Salford, Lancashire
Raytheon
Posted: 11 days ago
Salford, Lancashire
Raytheon
Posted: 11 days ago
Salford, Lancashire
Raytheon
Posted: 11 days ago
Salford, Lancashire
Raytheon
Posted: 11 days ago
Salford, Lancashire
Raytheon
Posted: 11 days ago
North West
Lorien Resourcing
Salary: Competitive Salary Package
Posted: 5 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £55,000 - £85,000 + Generous Package
Posted: 4 days ago
Chorley, Lancashire
CSC
Salary: From £40,000 to £60,000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Searchability
Salary: £40000 - £55000 per annum + Pension, Childcare Vouchers, Free Parking
Posted: 2 days ago
Manchester
Hays Specialist Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £30000.00 - £50000.00 per annum
Posted: 13 days ago
Salford, Lancashire
Raytheon
Posted: 11 days ago
Manchester
Hays Specialist Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £40000.00 - £45000.00 per annum + Excellent Package
Posted: 13 days ago
Liverpool, Merseyside
Connect Internet Solutions Ltd
Salary: From £15,000 to £22,000 per annum
Posted: 13 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
NCC Group
Salary: Salary, Bonus, Pension, Holidays
Posted: 16 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 30,000 to 50,000 + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Warrington
360 Resourcing Solutions .
Salary: £20k - 25k per year
Posted: 26 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Vodafone
Posted: 20 days ago
Cumbria
Capita Defence & Security Resourcing
Salary: benefits
Posted: 26 days ago
Manchester
Computer Futures
Salary: competitive
Posted: 26 days ago
Manchester
Robert Walters UK
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 19 days ago