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

3 months to
30 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Security Clearance
Rank 87 124 71
Rank change year-on-year
+37 -53
Permanent jobs citing Security Cleared 204 154 263
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 3.19% 2.30% 3.53%
As % of the Qualifications category 14.15% 8.95% 15.06%
Number of salaries quoted 116 118 196
Median salary £45,000 £40,000 £45,750
Median salary % change year-on-year
+12.50% -12.56%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £20,700 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £57,250 £67,500 £66,250
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £46,500
% change year-on-year
- -3.22%
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
1442 1720 1746
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 22.58% 25.71% 23.46%
Number of salaries quoted 1117 1314 1380
Median salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £22,000 £23,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £60,000 £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 30 September 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 30 September 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 +40 123 £42,500 -34.61% 1
Manchester +10 46 £50,000 -25.92% 29
Cumbria 0 23 £40,000 +23.07% 4
Cheshire +3 6 £45,000 +38.46% 1
Lancashire -19 2 £40,000 -5.88% 2
Security Cleared
England

Security Cleared
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 30 September 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.

1 219 (71.10%) SC Cleared
2 101 (32.79%) Oracle
3 69 (22.40%) Java
4 67 (21.75%) Analytical Skills
5 57 (18.51%) SQL
6 56 (18.18%) Web Services
7 44 (14.29%) Windows
7 44 (14.29%) Linux
8 43 (13.96%) Unix
8 43 (13.96%) Migration
9 42 (13.64%) J2EE
10 41 (13.31%) Degree
11 39 (12.66%) XML
11 39 (12.66%) Siebel
11 39 (12.66%) Finance
12 36 (11.69%) VMware
12 36 (11.69%) ITIL
12 36 (11.69%) Unit Testing
13 35 (11.36%) Microsoft
14 34 (11.04%) Agile Software Development
15 33 (10.71%) Shell Script
15 33 (10.71%) SDLC
16 32 (10.39%) Performance Tuning
17 30 (9.74%) MS Excel
18 29 (9.42%) DV Cleared
19 28 (9.09%) SOA
20 27 (8.77%) WebLogic
20 27 (8.77%) C#
20 27 (8.77%) HTTP
21 26 (8.44%) Project Management

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 27 (8.77%) WebLogic
2 24 (7.79%) Oracle Service Bus
3 10 (3.25%) SharePoint
4 8 (2.60%) WebLogic Portal
5 6 (1.95%) Elasticsearch
6 5 (1.62%) Apache Spark
6 5 (1.62%) BizTalk Server
7 3 (0.97%) Apache Pig
7 3 (0.97%) Confluence
7 3 (0.97%) IIS
7 3 (0.97%) Skype for Business
8 2 (0.65%) OpenStack
9 1 (0.32%) Apache
9 1 (0.32%) Cloud Foundry
9 1 (0.32%) CMS
9 1 (0.32%) Exchange Server 2010
9 1 (0.32%) Exchange Server 2013
9 1 (0.32%) MS Exchange
9 1 (0.32%) Oracle Workflow
Applications
1 30 (9.74%) MS Excel
2 7 (2.27%) MS Office
3 5 (1.62%) MS Visio
4 3 (0.97%) MS Project
4 3 (0.97%) Open Workbench
4 3 (0.97%) Spreadsheet
5 1 (0.32%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 4 (1.30%) SAP HR
1 4 (1.30%) SAP Payroll
2 3 (0.97%) Dynamics CRM
2 3 (0.97%) Oracle Applications
3 2 (0.65%) Oracle EBS
Cloud Services
1 6 (1.95%) IaaS
1 6 (1.95%) PaaS
2 5 (1.62%) SaaS
3 3 (0.97%) Microsoft Azure
4 2 (0.65%) Azure Active Directory
5 1 (0.32%) Amazon AWS
5 1 (0.32%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 27 (8.77%) HTTP
2 24 (7.79%) FTP
3 20 (6.49%) WAN
4 19 (6.17%) LAN
5 18 (5.84%) LDAP
6 15 (4.87%) Firewall
6 15 (4.87%) HTTPS
6 15 (4.87%) SSL
7 11 (3.57%) Network Security
8 10 (3.25%) NetScaler
9 6 (1.95%) Internet
9 6 (1.95%) VPN
9 6 (1.95%) Wireshark
10 5 (1.62%) Intranet
10 5 (1.62%) Wi-Fi
11 4 (1.30%) DNS
12 3 (0.97%) DHCP
12 3 (0.97%) SAN
13 2 (0.65%) ADSL
13 2 (0.65%) MPLS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 23 (7.47%) Oracle Database
2 16 (5.19%) Oracle Database 11g
2 16 (5.19%) Siebel EIM
2 16 (5.19%) SQL Server
3 11 (3.57%) Relational Database
4 10 (3.25%) Oracle Reports
4 10 (3.25%) RDBMS
5 9 (2.92%) Oracle BI Publisher
5 9 (2.92%) Oracle Database 10g
6 7 (2.27%) Big Data
7 6 (1.95%) Hadoop
7 6 (1.95%) SQL Server 2000
7 6 (1.95%) SQL Server 2005
7 6 (1.95%) SQL Server 2008
7 6 (1.95%) SQL Server 2012
7 6 (1.95%) SQL Server 2014
8 4 (1.30%) MySQL
9 3 (0.97%) Apache Hive
9 3 (0.97%) MongoDB
10 2 (0.65%) Apache Cassandra
Development Applications
1 15 (4.87%) JDeveloper
2 14 (4.55%) Wise Package Studio
3 11 (3.57%) InstallShield
4 6 (1.95%) Metasploit
4 6 (1.95%) Team Foundation Server
5 4 (1.30%) JIRA
6 3 (0.97%) Cucumber
6 3 (0.97%) MSI
6 3 (0.97%) Selenium
7 2 (0.65%) Atlassian Bamboo
7 2 (0.65%) HP UFT
7 2 (0.65%) Jenkins
7 2 (0.65%) Ranorex
8 1 (0.32%) Bitbucket
8 1 (0.32%) EasyMock
8 1 (0.32%) Gatling
8 1 (0.32%) JUnit
8 1 (0.32%) Oracle Forms
General
1 39 (12.66%) Finance
2 12 (3.90%) Banking
3 11 (3.57%) Manufacturing
4 9 (2.92%) Telecoms
5 7 (2.27%) Aerospace
6 6 (1.95%) Military
7 4 (1.30%) Retail
8 2 (0.65%) Games
9 1 (0.32%) Law
9 1 (0.32%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 59 (19.16%) Administrator
2 56 (18.18%) Developer
3 37 (12.01%) Analyst
4 17 (5.52%) WebCenter Developer
5 15 (4.87%) Architect
5 15 (4.87%) DBA
6 14 (4.55%) Applications Packager
6 14 (4.55%) Systems Administrator
6 14 (4.55%) Technical Administrator
7 12 (3.90%) Consultant
7 12 (3.90%) Security Manager
7 12 (3.90%) Software Developer
8 11 (3.57%) IT Manager
8 11 (3.57%) Security Consultant
8 11 (3.57%) Senior Consultant
8 11 (3.57%) Senior Manager
8 11 (3.57%) Senior Security Consultant
9 10 (3.25%) Business Analyst
9 10 (3.25%) Citrix Administrator
9 10 (3.25%) Senior Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 56 (18.18%) Web Services
2 42 (13.64%) J2EE
3 39 (12.66%) XML
4 24 (7.79%) WebCenter
5 22 (7.14%) .NET
6 19 (6.17%) HTML
7 18 (5.84%) CSS
8 16 (5.19%) SOAP
9 15 (4.87%) JMS
9 15 (4.87%) WSDL
9 15 (4.87%) XSD
9 15 (4.87%) XSLT
10 13 (4.22%) jQuery
11 9 (2.92%) SAML
12 8 (2.60%) Ajax
13 7 (2.27%) JSP
13 7 (2.27%) Oracle ADF
13 7 (2.27%) Servlets
14 6 (1.95%) Java EE
14 6 (1.95%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 67 (21.75%) Analytical Skills
2 14 (4.55%) Algorithms
2 14 (4.55%) Computer Science
3 12 (3.90%) Blog
4 10 (3.25%) Clustering
5 7 (2.27%) Cyberthreat
5 7 (2.27%) Management Information System
6 6 (1.95%) Video Conferencing
7 5 (1.62%) Data Centre
8 4 (1.30%) Life Science
8 4 (1.30%) Performance Metrics
9 3 (0.97%) User Experience
9 3 (0.97%) Virtual Team
9 3 (0.97%) Visualisation
10 2 (0.65%) Cybercrime
10 2 (0.65%) PKI
10 2 (0.65%) Private Cloud
10 2 (0.65%) Statistics
11 1 (0.32%) Celerra
11 1 (0.32%) Wiki
Operating Systems
1 44 (14.29%) Linux
1 44 (14.29%) Windows
2 43 (13.96%) Unix
3 16 (5.19%) Windows 7
4 11 (3.57%) Windows Server 2012
5 7 (2.27%) Windows Server
6 6 (1.95%) Solaris
7 5 (1.62%) Windows Server 2008
8 4 (1.30%) AIX
9 3 (0.97%) Windows 2000
9 3 (0.97%) Windows NT
9 3 (0.97%) Windows XP
10 1 (0.32%) OpenVMS
10 1 (0.32%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 1 (0.32%) VMS
Processes & Methodologies
1 43 (13.96%) Migration
2 36 (11.69%) ITIL
2 36 (11.69%) Unit Testing
3 34 (11.04%) Agile Software Development
4 33 (10.71%) SDLC
5 32 (10.39%) Performance Tuning
6 28 (9.09%) SOA
7 26 (8.44%) Project Management
8 24 (7.79%) Stakeholder Management
9 23 (7.47%) Data Migration
9 23 (7.47%) Service Delivery
10 21 (6.82%) Line Management
10 21 (6.82%) Service Management
11 20 (6.49%) Business Intelligence
11 20 (6.49%) Data Management
11 20 (6.49%) Master Data Management
12 19 (6.17%) Scrum
13 18 (5.84%) Data Modelling
14 17 (5.52%) Change Management
14 17 (5.52%) Information Security
Programming Languages
1 69 (22.40%) Java
2 57 (18.51%) SQL
3 33 (10.71%) Shell Script
4 27 (8.77%) C#
5 22 (7.14%) C++
6 21 (6.82%) PL/SQL
7 18 (5.84%) JavaScript
8 15 (4.87%) XPath
9 13 (4.22%) C
10 11 (3.57%) Objective-C
10 11 (3.57%) PHP
10 11 (3.57%) VB.NET
11 9 (2.92%) STATISTICA Visual Basic
12 8 (2.60%) Python
13 7 (2.27%) WebLogic Scripting Tool
14 6 (1.95%) Perl
15 5 (1.62%) Ruby
16 4 (1.30%) VB
17 3 (0.97%) VBScript
18 2 (0.65%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 219 (71.10%) SC Cleared
2 41 (13.31%) Degree
3 29 (9.42%) DV Cleared
4 21 (6.82%) Cisco Certification
5 16 (5.19%) CCNA
5 16 (5.19%) CCNP
6 12 (3.90%) CHECK Team Leader
6 12 (3.90%) CREST Certified
6 12 (3.90%) Microsoft Certification
6 12 (3.90%) Tigerscheme
7 11 (3.57%) Cyber Scheme
8 10 (3.25%) DBS Check
9 9 (2.92%) Siebel Certification
10 7 (2.27%) CCIE
10 7 (2.27%) CISSP
10 7 (2.27%) ISTQB
10 7 (2.27%) MCSE
11 6 (1.95%) MCSA
11 6 (1.95%) Oracle Certification
11 6 (1.95%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 26 (8.44%) QA
2 14 (4.55%) SLA
3 12 (3.90%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 5 (1.62%) ISO 9000
5 2 (0.65%) PCI DSS
6 1 (0.32%) COBIT
6 1 (0.32%) IEC 61508
6 1 (0.32%) TickIT
System Software
1 22 (7.14%) VMware Infrastructure
2 18 (5.84%) Active Directory
3 14 (4.55%) Oracle RAC
4 13 (4.22%) XenApp
5 10 (3.25%) Hyper-V
5 10 (3.25%) XenDesktop
6 5 (1.62%) Microsoft App-V
7 2 (0.65%) vSphere
8 1 (0.32%) Docker
8 1 (0.32%) EMC RecoverPoint
8 1 (0.32%) Shibboleth
8 1 (0.32%) vCloud
8 1 (0.32%) VMware ESX
8 1 (0.32%) Xen
Systems Management
1 20 (6.49%) SCCM
2 14 (4.55%) Oracle Identity Management
3 10 (3.25%) Oracle RMAN
4 8 (2.60%) Oracle Identity Manager
5 7 (2.27%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
6 6 (1.95%) Data Guard
6 6 (1.95%) Tivoli Identity Manager
7 3 (0.97%) AppDNA
7 3 (0.97%) WSUS
8 2 (0.65%) HP Quality Center
8 2 (0.65%) Microsoft Clustering
8 2 (0.65%) Microsoft Intune
9 1 (0.32%) AirWatch
9 1 (0.32%) Ansible
9 1 (0.32%) EMC NetWorker
9 1 (0.32%) Opscode Chef
9 1 (0.32%) SCOM
9 1 (0.32%) SCSM
9 1 (0.32%) SCVMM
9 1 (0.32%) Terraform
Vendors
1 101 (32.79%) Oracle
2 39 (12.66%) Siebel
3 36 (11.69%) VMware
4 35 (11.36%) Microsoft
5 23 (7.47%) IBM
6 22 (7.14%) Citrix
7 16 (5.19%) Informatica
8 8 (2.60%) CheckPoint
8 8 (2.60%) Cisco
8 8 (2.60%) Juniper
8 8 (2.60%) Red Hat
9 6 (1.95%) Palo Alto
10 5 (1.62%) AppSense
10 5 (1.62%) Capita
11 4 (1.30%) BMC
11 4 (1.30%) SAP
12 3 (0.97%) HP
12 3 (0.97%) LANDesk
13 2 (0.65%) Sun
13 2 (0.65%) Veritas
Manchester, Lancashire
Informatiq Consulting
Salary: £35000 - £55000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 5 hours ago
Liverpool, Merseyside
LA International
Salary: £35000 - £38000 per annum + Plus Benefits and bonus
Posted: 5 hours ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Acumin
Salary: Up to £100,000 per annum DOE
Posted: Yesterday
Manchester, Lancashire
Informatiq Consulting
Salary: £50000 - £65000 per annum + Pension + Medical
Posted: Yesterday
Manchester, Lancashire
Datasource Computer Employment
Posted: 23 hours ago
Barrow-In-Furness
Capita Defence & Security Resourcing
Salary: Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Datasource Computer Employment
Posted: 23 hours ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 30,000 - 55,000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Sanderson
Salary: £45000.00 - £50000.00 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Greater Manchester
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £80,000 - £120,000 (this is flexible and will be discussed on initial
Posted: 7 hours ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Sanderson
Salary: £45000.00 - £50000.00 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Manchester
Computer Futures
Salary: bonus and benefits
Posted: 7 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Raytheon Systems Ltd
Salary: Full Benefits package, Bonus
Posted: 4 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Raytheon Systems Ltd
Salary: Full Benefits package, Bonus
Posted: 4 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Raytheon Systems Ltd
Salary: Full Benefits package, Bonus
Posted: 4 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Informatiq Consulting
Salary: £45000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Informatiq Consulting
Salary: £40000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Barrow-In-Furness
Capita Defence & Security Resourcing
Salary: Benefits
Posted: 8 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 55,000 - 70,000
Posted: 4 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
NCC Group
Salary: Salary, Bonus, Pension, Holidays
Posted: 10 days ago
Salford, Lancashire
Raytheon Systems Ltd
Posted: 16 days ago
Barrow-In-Furness
Capita Defence & Security Resourcing
Salary: Benefits
Posted: 23 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Raytheon Systems Ltd
Salary: Full Benefits package, Bonus
Posted: 16 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Raytheon Systems Ltd
Salary: Full Benefits package, Bonus
Posted: 16 days ago
Manchester
Computer Futures
Salary: competitive
Posted: 25 days ago
Barrow-In-Furness
Capita Defence & Security Resourcing
Salary: Benefits
Posted: 23 days ago
Salford, Lancashire
Raytheon Systems Ltd
Posted: 24 days ago
Salford, Lancashire
Raytheon Systems Ltd
Posted: 24 days ago
Salford, Lancashire
Raytheon Systems Ltd
Posted: 24 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
BAE Systems Applied Intelligence Ltd
Posted: 18 days ago