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 28 February 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
28 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Security Clearance
England / North West
Rank 110 125 84
Rank change year-on-year
+15 -41
Permanent jobs citing Security Cleared 161 112 217
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 2.69% 2.00% 3.16%
As % of the Qualifications category 11.62% 7.55% 12.02%
Number of salaries quoted 78 80 167
Median salary £37,500 £45,000 £46,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-16.66% -3.22%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,250 £28,222 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £58,250 £69,500 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £46,500
% change year-on-year
- -3.22%

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
1385 1483 1806
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 23.15% 26.50% 26.33%
Number of salaries quoted 1003 1180 1448
Median salary £40,000 £37,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% -6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £23,500 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £58,500 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,500

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 28 February 2017.

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 28 February 2017. 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 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
Manchester +15 91 £37,500 -25.00% 9
Merseyside +19 25 £34,500 +23.21% 5
Cheshire +24 23 £40,000 +32.35%
Lancashire -20 6 £50,000 +47.05% 2
Cumbria -3 2 £67,500 +42.10% 1
Security Cleared
England

Security Cleared
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 28 February 2017, 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.

1 235 (57.74%) SC Cleared
2 117 (28.75%) Oracle
3 115 (28.26%) Java
4 111 (27.27%) DV Cleared
5 109 (26.78%) ITIL
6 101 (24.82%) Agile Software Development
7 88 (21.62%) Information Security
8 87 (21.38%) Degree
9 85 (20.88%) Scrum
10 79 (19.41%) C
11 74 (18.18%) Linux
12 72 (17.69%) Windows
12 72 (17.69%) DevOps
12 72 (17.69%) SDLC
13 71 (17.44%) C#
13 71 (17.44%) Time Management
14 67 (16.46%) Analytical Skills
15 66 (16.22%) Web Services
16 58 (14.25%) JavaScript
16 58 (14.25%) VMware
17 55 (13.51%) SQL
18 54 (13.27%) Python
19 51 (12.53%) Service Management
20 47 (11.55%) VMware Infrastructure
21 46 (11.30%) Microsoft
22 45 (11.06%) Software Engineering
23 43 (10.57%) Hyper-V
23 43 (10.57%) Perl
23 43 (10.57%) HTML
24 42 (10.32%) XML

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 35 (8.60%) Apache Spark
1 35 (8.60%) Elasticsearch
2 33 (8.11%) Apache Pig
3 28 (6.88%) Oracle SOA Suite
4 26 (6.39%) Oracle Service Bus
5 24 (5.90%) WebLogic
6 19 (4.67%) Confluence
7 7 (1.72%) Skype for Business
7 7 (1.72%) WebLogic Portal
8 5 (1.23%) OpenStack
9 4 (0.98%) Apache
9 4 (0.98%) SharePoint
10 3 (0.74%) IIS
10 3 (0.74%) Oracle Workflow
11 2 (0.49%) BizTalk Server
12 1 (0.25%) Exchange Server 2010
12 1 (0.25%) Exchange Server 2013
12 1 (0.25%) MS Exchange
12 1 (0.25%) SharePoint 2010
12 1 (0.25%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 35 (8.60%) MS Excel
2 17 (4.18%) MS Office
3 2 (0.49%) MS PowerPoint
3 2 (0.49%) Spreadsheet
4 1 (0.25%) MS Project
4 1 (0.25%) Open Workbench
Business Applications
1 7 (1.72%) Remedy ITSM
2 5 (1.23%) Dynamics CRM
3 2 (0.49%) Oracle Applications
4 1 (0.25%) Oracle CRM
4 1 (0.25%) Oracle EBS
4 1 (0.25%) Remedy AR System
4 1 (0.25%) SAP BPC
4 1 (0.25%) SAP CO
4 1 (0.25%) SAP FI
4 1 (0.25%) SAP FI/CO
4 1 (0.25%) SAP Oil and Gas
4 1 (0.25%) SAP S/4HANA
Cloud Services
1 11 (2.70%) SaaS
2 5 (1.23%) IaaS
2 5 (1.23%) PaaS
3 4 (0.98%) Microsoft Azure
3 4 (0.98%) Office 365
4 3 (0.74%) Amazon AWS
5 1 (0.25%) GitHub
5 1 (0.25%) Google Analytics
5 1 (0.25%) Google Tag Manager
Communications & Networking
1 29 (7.13%) HTTP
2 28 (6.88%) FTP
3 16 (3.93%) DNS
3 16 (3.93%) HTTPS
3 16 (3.93%) SSL
4 14 (3.44%) LDAP
4 14 (3.44%) Unified Communications
5 13 (3.19%) DHCP
6 12 (2.95%) Firewall
7 11 (2.70%) Internet
8 9 (2.21%) Intrusion Detection
9 8 (1.97%) NetScaler
10 6 (1.47%) Skype
11 5 (1.23%) SNMP
12 4 (0.98%) IPv4
13 3 (0.74%) SAN
14 2 (0.49%) Cisco Nexus
15 1 (0.25%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 40 (9.83%) Big Data
2 35 (8.60%) Hadoop
2 35 (8.60%) MySQL
2 35 (8.60%) Relational Database
3 33 (8.11%) Apache Hive
3 33 (8.11%) MongoDB
3 33 (8.11%) RDBMS
4 25 (6.14%) SQL Server
5 17 (4.18%) Oracle Database
6 15 (3.69%) Oracle Database 11g
7 13 (3.19%) Siebel EIM
8 10 (2.46%) Oracle BI Publisher
8 10 (2.46%) Oracle Reports
8 10 (2.46%) SQL Server 2005
8 10 (2.46%) SQL Server 2008
9 6 (1.47%) Oracle Database 10g
10 3 (0.74%) Oracle BI EE
11 2 (0.49%) Apache Cassandra
11 2 (0.49%) Neo4j
11 2 (0.49%) OrientDB
Development Applications
1 26 (6.39%) Selenium
2 24 (5.90%) Cucumber
3 20 (4.91%) JIRA
4 12 (2.95%) JDeveloper
5 10 (2.46%) Jenkins
6 9 (2.21%) Atlassian Bamboo
6 9 (2.21%) MSI
7 8 (1.97%) InstallShield
7 8 (1.97%) JMeter
7 8 (1.97%) LoadRunner
8 5 (1.23%) Bitbucket
9 4 (0.98%) EasyMock
9 4 (0.98%) JUnit
10 2 (0.49%) Gatling
10 2 (0.49%) Sonatype Nexus
10 2 (0.49%) Vagrant
11 1 (0.25%) Git (software)
11 1 (0.25%) Maven
11 1 (0.25%) Ranorex
11 1 (0.25%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 42 (10.32%) Military
2 34 (8.35%) Telecoms
3 18 (4.42%) Finance
4 17 (4.18%) Banking
5 14 (3.44%) Manufacturing
6 13 (3.19%) Retail
7 9 (2.21%) Legal
8 4 (0.98%) Games
8 4 (0.98%) Marketing
9 3 (0.74%) Aerospace
10 1 (0.25%) Electronics
10 1 (0.25%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 73 (17.94%) Developer
2 52 (12.78%) Administrator
3 49 (12.04%) Analyst
4 31 (7.62%) Software Engineer
5 23 (5.65%) Test Engineer
6 17 (4.18%) Software Developer
7 16 (3.93%) Business Analyst
7 16 (3.93%) Technical Administrator
8 15 (3.69%) Architect
8 15 (3.69%) Consultant
8 15 (3.69%) Java Developer
8 15 (3.69%) Operations Manager
8 15 (3.69%) Service Analyst
9 14 (3.44%) Java Engineer
9 14 (3.44%) Java Software Engineer
10 13 (3.19%) Java Software Developer
11 12 (2.95%) Infrastructure Engineer
11 12 (2.95%) WebCenter Developer
12 11 (2.70%) Information Assurance Consultant
12 11 (2.70%) JavaScript Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 66 (16.22%) Web Services
2 43 (10.57%) HTML
3 42 (10.32%) XML
4 41 (10.07%) CSS
4 41 (10.07%) J2EE
5 39 (9.58%) Java EE
6 38 (9.34%) Spring
7 37 (9.09%) jQuery
8 33 (8.11%) AngularJS
8 33 (8.11%) Apache Camel
8 33 (8.11%) Hibernate
8 33 (8.11%) Middleware
9 29 (7.13%) HTML5
10 27 (6.63%) CSS3
10 27 (6.63%) Node.js
11 23 (5.65%) .NET
12 21 (5.16%) WebCenter
13 18 (4.42%) XSLT
14 17 (4.18%) ASP.NET
14 17 (4.18%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 67 (16.46%) Analytical Skills
2 39 (9.58%) Computer Science
3 27 (6.63%) Management Information System
3 27 (6.63%) PKI
4 21 (5.16%) Algorithms
5 17 (4.18%) Cyberthreat
6 11 (2.70%) User Experience
7 9 (2.21%) Clustering
8 8 (1.97%) Cybercrime
9 7 (1.72%) Cyber Defence
10 6 (1.47%) CMDB
11 4 (0.98%) e-Health
11 4 (0.98%) Enterprise Software
11 4 (0.98%) Wiki
12 3 (0.74%) Linux Command Line
13 2 (0.49%) CESG
13 2 (0.49%) Social Media
14 1 (0.25%) Blog
14 1 (0.25%) HP Storage
14 1 (0.25%) Taxonomies
Operating Systems
1 74 (18.18%) Linux
2 72 (17.69%) Windows
3 35 (8.60%) Unix
4 12 (2.95%) Windows 7
5 5 (1.23%) Windows Server 2003
5 5 (1.23%) Windows Server 2012
6 4 (0.98%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 4 (0.98%) Windows Server
6 4 (0.98%) Windows Server 2008
7 2 (0.49%) AIX
7 2 (0.49%) CentOS
7 2 (0.49%) HPUX
7 2 (0.49%) Solaris
7 2 (0.49%) Windows 2000
7 2 (0.49%) Windows 8
7 2 (0.49%) Windows XP
8 1 (0.25%) Windows 10
Processes & Methodologies
1 109 (26.78%) ITIL
2 101 (24.82%) Agile Software Development
3 88 (21.62%) Information Security
4 85 (20.88%) Scrum
5 72 (17.69%) DevOps
5 72 (17.69%) SDLC
6 71 (17.44%) Time Management
7 51 (12.53%) Service Management
8 45 (11.06%) Software Engineering
9 39 (9.58%) Migration
10 38 (9.34%) Cybersecurity
11 37 (9.09%) Visualisation
12 36 (8.85%) Analytics
13 34 (8.35%) Service Design
14 33 (8.11%) Data Analytics
15 29 (7.13%) Software Testing
15 29 (7.13%) Unit Testing
16 28 (6.88%) Data Management
16 28 (6.88%) Master Data Management
16 28 (6.88%) SOA
Programming Languages
1 115 (28.26%) Java
2 79 (19.41%) C
3 71 (17.44%) C#
4 58 (14.25%) JavaScript
5 55 (13.51%) SQL
6 54 (13.27%) Python
7 43 (10.57%) Perl
8 39 (9.58%) Ruby
9 33 (8.11%) C++
10 24 (5.90%) Shell Script
11 17 (4.18%) PL/SQL
12 16 (3.93%) XPath
13 15 (3.69%) PowerShell
14 12 (2.95%) STATISTICA Visual Basic
15 7 (1.72%) Bash Shell
16 5 (1.23%) VB
16 5 (1.23%) WebLogic Scripting Tool
17 3 (0.74%) ABAP
18 1 (0.25%) PHP
18 1 (0.25%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 235 (57.74%) SC Cleared
2 111 (27.27%) DV Cleared
3 87 (21.38%) Degree
4 33 (8.11%) ITIL Certification
5 22 (5.41%) Cisco Certification
6 20 (4.91%) BC Cleared
6 20 (4.91%) CCNP
7 19 (4.67%) CISM
7 19 (4.67%) CISSP
7 19 (4.67%) ISTQB
8 12 (2.95%) ISEB
8 12 (2.95%) Microsoft Certification
8 12 (2.95%) Siebel Certification
9 11 (2.70%) MCP
9 11 (2.70%) MCSE
10 10 (2.46%) CISA
11 9 (2.21%) BPSS Clearance
12 8 (1.97%) DBS Check
13 6 (1.47%) CRISC
13 6 (1.47%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 26 (6.39%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 18 (4.42%) SLA
3 13 (3.19%) PCI DSS
4 10 (2.46%) QA
5 9 (2.21%) Cyber Essentials
6 6 (1.47%) COBIT
7 4 (0.98%) ISO 9000
8 2 (0.49%) JSP 440
8 2 (0.49%) PMO
8 2 (0.49%) RMADS
System Software
1 47 (11.55%) VMware Infrastructure
2 43 (10.57%) Hyper-V
3 35 (8.60%) Active Directory
4 13 (3.19%) Oracle RAC
5 11 (2.70%) vSphere
6 9 (2.21%) Microsoft App-V
6 9 (2.21%) XenApp
7 8 (1.97%) XenDesktop
8 4 (0.98%) vCloud
9 3 (0.74%) Docker
10 1 (0.25%) NDS
10 1 (0.25%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 21 (5.16%) SCCM
2 19 (4.67%) SCOrch
3 14 (3.44%) Oracle Identity Management
4 9 (2.21%) HP Quality Center
5 7 (1.72%) Data Guard
5 7 (1.72%) Oracle Identity Manager
5 7 (1.72%) Tivoli Identity Manager
6 6 (1.47%) Oracle RMAN
7 5 (1.23%) BMC PATROL
7 5 (1.23%) Nagios
7 5 (1.23%) OpenView
7 5 (1.23%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
7 5 (1.23%) Tivoli
7 5 (1.23%) Tivoli Endpoint Manager
8 3 (0.74%) Opscode Chef
8 3 (0.74%) Puppet
9 2 (0.49%) Cisco CUCM
9 2 (0.49%) Microsoft Clustering
9 2 (0.49%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
10 1 (0.25%) Terraform
Vendors
1 117 (28.75%) Oracle
2 58 (14.25%) VMware
3 46 (11.30%) Microsoft
4 36 (8.85%) Siebel
5 33 (8.11%) IBM
6 28 (6.88%) HP
7 23 (5.65%) Cisco
8 14 (3.44%) Informatica
8 14 (3.44%) Remedy
9 11 (2.70%) Red Hat
10 9 (2.21%) Citrix
11 7 (1.72%) BMC
12 5 (1.23%) Atlassian
12 5 (1.23%) Compuware
12 5 (1.23%) SAP
13 4 (0.98%) CA
13 4 (0.98%) Dynatrace
13 4 (0.98%) Nimsoft
14 3 (0.74%) Juniper
14 3 (0.74%) Sybase
North West
Nigel Frank International Ltd
Posted: 3 hours ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Informatiq Consulting
Salary: £25000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: 4 hours ago
Liverpool, Lancashire
Avance Consulting (Europe) Limited
Posted: 12 hours ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Informatiq Consulting
Salary: £55000 - £60000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 19 hours ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 40,000 - 60,000 plus excellent benefits
Posted: 20 hours ago
Manchester
Computer Futures
Salary: Bonus AND Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
North West
Executive Recruitment Services (ERS)
Salary: £35000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Informatiq Consulting
Salary: £35000 - £55000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Salford, Lancashire
Sanderson
Salary: £25000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: 7 days ago
Liverpool, Lancashire
Tata Consultancy services
Posted: 13 days ago
Liverpool, Lancashire
Tata Consultancy services
Salary: £0 per year
Posted: 8 days ago
Liverpool, Lancashire
Tata Consultancy services
Salary: Competitive + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 18 days ago
North West
Vodafone
Posted: 20 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Raytheon Systems Ltd
Posted: 14 days ago
Liverpool, Lancashire
Tata Consultancy services
Salary: Competitive + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 18 days ago
Salford, Lancashire
Raytheon Systems Ltd
Salary: Competetive Base Salary plus excellent package and benefits
Posted: 20 days ago