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

3 months to
29 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Security Clearance
Rank 127 118 77
Rank change year-on-year
-9 -41
Permanent jobs citing Security Cleared 129 157 250
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 2.11% 2.39% 3.35%
As % of the Qualifications category 9.60% 9.70% 14.50%
Number of salaries quoted 78 120 170
Median salary £45,000 £32,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+38.46% -27.77%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £19,500 £27,450
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £65,000 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year
- -5.26%
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 1619 1724
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 21.93% 24.60% 23.13%
Number of salaries quoted 1075 1254 1316
Median salary £40,000 £38,500 £37,250
Median salary % change year-on-year
+3.89% +3.35%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £22,500 £23,500
10% offered a salary of more than £61,500 £57,000 £62,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £41,500
% change year-on-year
- +2.40%

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 August 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 August 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 +19 51 £45,000 +50.00% 1
Manchester -5 37 £44,000 -14.14% 17
Cumbria 0 28 £42,500 +30.76% 2
Cheshire -7 8 £45,000 +28.57% 1
Lancashire -15 2 £38,500 +18.46% 1
Security Cleared
England

Security Cleared
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 29 August 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.

1 147 (64.47%) SC Cleared
2 47 (20.61%) Oracle
3 41 (17.98%) Degree
4 40 (17.54%) SQL
5 39 (17.11%) Microsoft
6 37 (16.23%) Finance
7 36 (15.79%) Java
8 34 (14.91%) Windows
9 33 (14.47%) Project Management
10 31 (13.60%) Analytical Skills
11 30 (13.16%) VMware
12 29 (12.72%) Unix
12 29 (12.72%) MS Excel
13 28 (12.28%) C#
14 27 (11.84%) Service Delivery
14 27 (11.84%) .NET
15 26 (11.40%) Cisco Certification
16 25 (10.96%) ITIL
16 25 (10.96%) Migration
17 24 (10.53%) QA
18 23 (10.09%) Line Management
18 23 (10.09%) WAN
19 22 (9.65%) Linux
19 22 (9.65%) C++
19 22 (9.65%) LAN
20 21 (9.21%) CCNP
20 21 (9.21%) Stakeholder Management
20 21 (9.21%) Mentoring
20 21 (9.21%) SCCM
21 20 (8.77%) Performance Tuning

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 (4.39%) SharePoint
2 9 (3.95%) WebLogic
3 8 (3.51%) Oracle Service Bus
4 6 (2.63%) BizTalk Server
5 4 (1.75%) Skype for Business
6 3 (1.32%) WebLogic Portal
7 2 (0.88%) MS Exchange
8 1 (0.44%) ArcGIS
8 1 (0.44%) ArcSDE
8 1 (0.44%) Cloud Foundry
8 1 (0.44%) CMS
8 1 (0.44%) Confluence
8 1 (0.44%) Elasticsearch
8 1 (0.44%) Exchange Server 2010
8 1 (0.44%) Exchange Server 2013
8 1 (0.44%) NetWeaver
8 1 (0.44%) OpenStack
8 1 (0.44%) Oracle Workflow
8 1 (0.44%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 29 (12.72%) MS Excel
2 6 (2.63%) MS Office
3 5 (2.19%) MS Visio
4 2 (0.88%) MS Project
4 2 (0.88%) Open Workbench
4 2 (0.88%) Spreadsheet
5 1 (0.44%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 4 (1.75%) Dynamics CRM
1 4 (1.75%) SAP HR
1 4 (1.75%) SAP Payroll
2 2 (0.88%) Oracle EBS
3 1 (0.44%) Dynamics GP
3 1 (0.44%) Oracle Applications
3 1 (0.44%) SAP BPC
Cloud Services
1 3 (1.32%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (0.88%) Azure Active Directory
3 1 (0.44%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (0.44%) IaaS
3 1 (0.44%) Office 365
3 1 (0.44%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 23 (10.09%) WAN
2 22 (9.65%) LAN
3 17 (7.46%) Firewall
3 17 (7.46%) Network Security
4 12 (5.26%) HTTP
5 9 (3.95%) FTP
6 8 (3.51%) HTTPS
6 8 (3.51%) LDAP
6 8 (3.51%) SSL
7 6 (2.63%) Intranet
7 6 (2.63%) VPN
7 6 (2.63%) Wireshark
8 5 (2.19%) Wi-Fi
9 4 (1.75%) SAN
10 3 (1.32%) DNS
11 2 (0.88%) Cisco Nexus
11 2 (0.88%) MPLS
11 2 (0.88%) NAS
11 2 (0.88%) NetScaler
11 2 (0.88%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 16 (7.02%) SQL Server
2 12 (5.26%) Oracle Database
3 9 (3.95%) Siebel EIM
4 7 (3.07%) RDBMS
4 7 (3.07%) Relational Database
5 6 (2.63%) SQL Server 2000
5 6 (2.63%) SQL Server 2005
5 6 (2.63%) SQL Server 2008
5 6 (2.63%) SQL Server 2012
5 6 (2.63%) SQL Server 2014
6 5 (2.19%) Oracle Database 10g
6 5 (2.19%) Oracle Database 11g
7 2 (0.88%) Big Data
7 2 (0.88%) GIS
7 2 (0.88%) Oracle Reports
7 2 (0.88%) PowerCenter
7 2 (0.88%) Spatial Data
8 1 (0.44%) IBM BigInsights
8 1 (0.44%) Oracle BI Publisher
8 1 (0.44%) OrientDB
Development Applications
1 14 (6.14%) Wise Package Studio
2 11 (4.82%) InstallShield
3 6 (2.63%) Metasploit
3 6 (2.63%) Team Foundation Server
4 5 (2.19%) JDeveloper
5 3 (1.32%) MSI
6 2 (0.88%) HP UFT
6 2 (0.88%) Ranorex
7 1 (0.44%) Atlassian Bamboo
7 1 (0.44%) Bitbucket
7 1 (0.44%) Jenkins
7 1 (0.44%) JIRA
7 1 (0.44%) Oracle Forms
General
1 37 (16.23%) Finance
2 6 (2.63%) Manufacturing
3 4 (1.75%) Aerospace
3 4 (1.75%) Banking
3 4 (1.75%) Retail
3 4 (1.75%) Telecoms
4 2 (0.88%) Law
5 1 (0.44%) Advertising
5 1 (0.44%) Back Office
5 1 (0.44%) Military
Job Titles
1 31 (13.60%) Analyst
2 29 (12.72%) Developer
3 28 (12.28%) Administrator
4 17 (7.46%) Security Manager
5 16 (7.02%) Consultant
6 14 (6.14%) Applications Packager
6 14 (6.14%) Security Consultant
7 13 (5.70%) Architect
8 12 (5.26%) IT Manager
8 12 (5.26%) Senior Consultant
8 12 (5.26%) Senior Manager
8 12 (5.26%) Senior Security Consultant
9 11 (4.82%) DBA
9 11 (4.82%) Software Developer
10 10 (4.39%) Network Engineer
10 10 (4.39%) Project Manager
10 10 (4.39%) Senior Analyst
11 9 (3.95%) Infrastructure Manager
11 9 (3.95%) Infrastructure Project Manager
12 8 (3.51%) Network Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 27 (11.84%) .NET
2 18 (7.89%) Web Services
3 14 (6.14%) XML
4 12 (5.26%) J2EE
5 8 (3.51%) JMS
5 8 (3.51%) SOAP
5 8 (3.51%) WebCenter
5 8 (3.51%) WSDL
5 8 (3.51%) XSD
5 8 (3.51%) XSLT
6 7 (3.07%) HTML
7 6 (2.63%) CSS
8 4 (1.75%) SAML
9 3 (1.32%) ASP.NET
9 3 (1.32%) jQuery
10 2 (0.88%) Ajax
10 2 (0.88%) Java EE
10 2 (0.88%) JSP
10 2 (0.88%) Oracle ADF
10 2 (0.88%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 31 (13.60%) Analytical Skills
2 16 (7.02%) Blog
3 12 (5.26%) Computer Science
4 8 (3.51%) Clustering
5 7 (3.07%) Data Centre
6 6 (2.63%) Video Conferencing
7 5 (2.19%) Management Information System
8 4 (1.75%) Life Science
8 4 (1.75%) VCE vBlock
9 3 (1.32%) Virtual Team
10 2 (0.88%) Celerra
10 2 (0.88%) CLARiiON
10 2 (0.88%) Cyberthreat
10 2 (0.88%) EMC VNX
10 2 (0.88%) Performance Metrics
10 2 (0.88%) Private Cloud
10 2 (0.88%) Visualisation
11 1 (0.44%) Hybrid Cloud
11 1 (0.44%) PMI
11 1 (0.44%) VAX
Operating Systems
1 34 (14.91%) Windows
2 29 (12.72%) Unix
3 22 (9.65%) Linux
4 16 (7.02%) Windows 7
5 11 (4.82%) Windows Server 2012
6 8 (3.51%) Windows Server
7 7 (3.07%) Solaris
8 6 (2.63%) Windows Server 2008
9 4 (1.75%) AIX
9 4 (1.75%) Windows XP
10 3 (1.32%) Windows 2000
10 3 (1.32%) Windows NT
11 1 (0.44%) OpenVMS
11 1 (0.44%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
11 1 (0.44%) VMS
11 1 (0.44%) Windows 10
11 1 (0.44%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 33 (14.47%) Project Management
2 27 (11.84%) Service Delivery
3 25 (10.96%) ITIL
3 25 (10.96%) Migration
4 23 (10.09%) Line Management
5 21 (9.21%) Mentoring
5 21 (9.21%) Stakeholder Management
6 20 (8.77%) Performance Tuning
7 18 (7.89%) Agile Software Development
8 17 (7.46%) Business Development
8 17 (7.46%) Penetration Testing
9 16 (7.02%) Ethical Hacking
9 16 (7.02%) Vulnerability Assessment
9 16 (7.02%) Vulnerability Scanning
10 15 (6.58%) SDLC
11 14 (6.14%) Unit Testing
12 13 (5.70%) Change Management
12 13 (5.70%) Data Migration
12 13 (5.70%) SOA
13 12 (5.26%) PRINCE2
Programming Languages
1 40 (17.54%) SQL
2 36 (15.79%) Java
3 28 (12.28%) C#
4 22 (9.65%) C++
5 19 (8.33%) Shell Script
6 16 (7.02%) Objective-C
6 16 (7.02%) PHP
6 16 (7.02%) VB.NET
7 14 (6.14%) PL/SQL
8 8 (3.51%) XPath
9 7 (3.07%) JavaScript
10 4 (1.75%) C
10 4 (1.75%) VB
11 3 (1.32%) Python
11 3 (1.32%) VBScript
12 2 (0.88%) PowerShell
12 2 (0.88%) T-SQL
12 2 (0.88%) WebLogic Scripting Tool
13 1 (0.44%) Bash Shell
13 1 (0.44%) Scala
Qualifications
1 147 (64.47%) SC Cleared
2 41 (17.98%) Degree
3 26 (11.40%) Cisco Certification
4 21 (9.21%) CCNP
5 18 (7.89%) CCNA
6 17 (7.46%) CHECK Team Leader
6 17 (7.46%) CREST Certified
7 14 (6.14%) DV Cleared
8 13 (5.70%) Microsoft Certification
8 13 (5.70%) Tigerscheme
9 12 (5.26%) Cyber Scheme
10 10 (4.39%) DBS Check
11 8 (3.51%) CISSP
11 8 (3.51%) MCSE
12 7 (3.07%) CCIE
12 7 (3.07%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
13 6 (2.63%) MCSA
13 6 (2.63%) Oracle Certification
14 5 (2.19%) CISM
14 5 (2.19%) MCTS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 24 (10.53%) QA
2 19 (8.33%) SLA
3 11 (4.82%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 3 (1.32%) ISO 9000
5 2 (0.88%) ISO 9001
5 2 (0.88%) PCI DSS
6 1 (0.44%) IEC 61508
6 1 (0.44%) TickIT
System Software
1 19 (8.33%) Active Directory
2 18 (7.89%) VMware Infrastructure
3 7 (3.07%) Hyper-V
4 5 (2.19%) Microsoft App-V
4 5 (2.19%) XenApp
5 4 (1.75%) Oracle RAC
6 3 (1.32%) vSphere
7 2 (0.88%) EMC RecoverPoint
7 2 (0.88%) XenDesktop
8 1 (0.44%) GPFS
8 1 (0.44%) Shibboleth
8 1 (0.44%) VMware ESX
8 1 (0.44%) Xen
Systems Management
1 21 (9.21%) SCCM
2 7 (3.07%) Oracle RMAN
3 4 (1.75%) WSUS
4 3 (1.32%) AppDNA
4 3 (1.32%) Microsoft Clustering
4 3 (1.32%) Oracle Identity Management
4 3 (1.32%) Oracle Identity Manager
5 2 (0.88%) EMC NetWorker
5 2 (0.88%) HP Quality Center
5 2 (0.88%) Microsoft Intune
5 2 (0.88%) NetBackup
5 2 (0.88%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
5 2 (0.88%) SCOM
6 1 (0.44%) MIIS
6 1 (0.44%) SCSM
6 1 (0.44%) SCVMM
6 1 (0.44%) Tivoli
6 1 (0.44%) Tivoli Storage Manager
Vendors
1 47 (20.61%) Oracle
2 39 (17.11%) Microsoft
3 30 (13.16%) VMware
4 15 (6.58%) Siebel
5 14 (6.14%) Citrix
6 11 (4.82%) CheckPoint
7 10 (4.39%) Cisco
8 9 (3.95%) Informatica
8 9 (3.95%) Juniper
9 6 (2.63%) Capita
9 6 (2.63%) Palo Alto
10 5 (2.19%) SAP
11 4 (1.75%) AppSense
11 4 (1.75%) Brocade
11 4 (1.75%) LANDesk
12 3 (1.32%) BMC
12 3 (1.32%) IBM
12 3 (1.32%) Veritas
13 2 (0.88%) Hitachi
13 2 (0.88%) Sun
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