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 19 January 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
19 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Security Clearance
England / North West
Rank 105 120 80
Rank change year-on-year
+15 -40
Permanent jobs citing Security Cleared 165 114 231
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 2.78% 2.06% 3.37%
As % of the Qualifications category 12.42% 7.50% 13.43%
Number of salaries quoted 95 68 180
Median salary £35,000 £48,750 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-28.20% +14.70%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,700 £30,156 £22,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £84,750 £61,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000

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
1328 1521 1720
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 22.40% 27.48% 25.07%
Number of salaries quoted 1011 1180 1437
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 £24,000 £23,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £60,000 £55,000
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 19 January 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 19 January 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 +6 91 £40,000 -20.00% 19
Merseyside +26 40 £32,500 +19.26%
Cheshire +28 19 - - 2
Lancashire -29 7 £33,000 -2.94% 3
Cumbria -6 2 £67,500 +50.00% 1
Security Cleared
England

Security Cleared
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 19 January 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.

1 231 (60.95%) SC Cleared
2 123 (32.45%) Oracle
3 110 (29.02%) Java
4 104 (27.44%) DV Cleared
5 96 (25.33%) ITIL
6 92 (24.27%) Agile Software Development
7 84 (22.16%) Degree
8 79 (20.84%) Information Security
9 78 (20.58%) Scrum
10 76 (20.05%) C
11 72 (19.00%) Linux
12 71 (18.73%) Time Management
12 71 (18.73%) Analytical Skills
13 68 (17.94%) Web Services
14 67 (17.68%) SDLC
15 66 (17.41%) DevOps
16 53 (13.98%) VMware
17 52 (13.72%) SQL
18 50 (13.19%) JavaScript
18 50 (13.19%) Windows
19 49 (12.93%) C#
20 47 (12.40%) Python
21 46 (12.14%) J2EE
22 45 (11.87%) XML
23 44 (11.61%) Service Management
23 44 (11.61%) Migration
23 44 (11.61%) VMware Infrastructure
24 43 (11.35%) HTML
25 42 (11.08%) Military
26 41 (10.82%) CSS

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 31 (8.18%) Apache Spark
1 31 (8.18%) Elasticsearch
2 30 (7.92%) Oracle SOA Suite
2 30 (7.92%) WebLogic
3 29 (7.65%) Apache Pig
4 26 (6.86%) Oracle Service Bus
5 18 (4.75%) Confluence
6 9 (2.37%) WebLogic Portal
7 5 (1.32%) OpenStack
8 4 (1.06%) Oracle Workflow
8 4 (1.06%) SharePoint
9 3 (0.79%) Apache
9 3 (0.79%) IIS
10 2 (0.53%) Skype for Business
11 1 (0.26%) BizTalk Server
11 1 (0.26%) Exchange Server 2010
11 1 (0.26%) Exchange Server 2013
11 1 (0.26%) MS Exchange
11 1 (0.26%) SharePoint 2010
11 1 (0.26%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 31 (8.18%) MS Excel
2 9 (2.37%) MS Office
3 3 (0.79%) MS Project
3 3 (0.79%) Open Workbench
3 3 (0.79%) Spreadsheet
4 2 (0.53%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 7 (1.85%) Remedy ITSM
2 3 (0.79%) Dynamics CRM
2 3 (0.79%) Oracle Applications
3 2 (0.53%) Oracle EBS
4 1 (0.26%) Oracle CRM
4 1 (0.26%) Remedy AR System
4 1 (0.26%) SAP BPC
Cloud Services
1 10 (2.64%) SaaS
2 6 (1.58%) IaaS
2 6 (1.58%) PaaS
3 5 (1.32%) Microsoft Azure
4 4 (1.06%) Office 365
5 2 (0.53%) Amazon AWS
5 2 (0.53%) Azure Active Directory
6 1 (0.26%) GitHub
6 1 (0.26%) Google Analytics
6 1 (0.26%) Google Tag Manager
Communications & Networking
1 32 (8.44%) HTTP
2 29 (7.65%) FTP
3 19 (5.01%) LDAP
4 16 (4.22%) HTTPS
4 16 (4.22%) SSL
5 14 (3.69%) DNS
6 12 (3.17%) DHCP
7 10 (2.64%) Unified Communications
8 9 (2.37%) Intrusion Detection
9 8 (2.11%) NetScaler
10 7 (1.85%) Internet
11 6 (1.58%) Firewall
12 5 (1.32%) SNMP
13 4 (1.06%) IPv4
14 3 (0.79%) SAN
15 1 (0.26%) Skype
15 1 (0.26%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 35 (9.23%) Big Data
2 32 (8.44%) Relational Database
3 31 (8.18%) Hadoop
3 31 (8.18%) MySQL
4 30 (7.92%) RDBMS
5 29 (7.65%) Apache Hive
5 29 (7.65%) MongoDB
6 21 (5.54%) Oracle Database
7 18 (4.75%) Oracle Database 11g
8 12 (3.17%) Oracle Reports
8 12 (3.17%) Siebel EIM
9 11 (2.90%) Oracle BI Publisher
9 11 (2.90%) SQL Server
10 9 (2.37%) Oracle Database 10g
11 5 (1.32%) SQL Server 2005
11 5 (1.32%) SQL Server 2008
12 3 (0.79%) Oracle BI EE
13 2 (0.53%) Apache Cassandra
13 2 (0.53%) Neo4j
13 2 (0.53%) OrientDB
Development Applications
1 23 (6.07%) Selenium
2 21 (5.54%) Cucumber
3 19 (5.01%) JIRA
4 16 (4.22%) JDeveloper
5 11 (2.90%) InstallShield
6 8 (2.11%) Atlassian Bamboo
6 8 (2.11%) Jenkins
6 8 (2.11%) MSI
7 5 (1.32%) JMeter
7 5 (1.32%) LoadRunner
8 4 (1.06%) Bitbucket
9 3 (0.79%) EasyMock
9 3 (0.79%) JUnit
9 3 (0.79%) Wise Package Studio
10 2 (0.53%) Gatling
10 2 (0.53%) HP UFT
10 2 (0.53%) Ranorex
10 2 (0.53%) Team Foundation Server
11 1 (0.26%) Sonatype Nexus
11 1 (0.26%) Vagrant
General
1 42 (11.08%) Military
2 30 (7.92%) Telecoms
3 29 (7.65%) Finance
4 17 (4.49%) Banking
5 11 (2.90%) Manufacturing
6 9 (2.37%) Legal
7 5 (1.32%) Retail
8 4 (1.06%) Games
9 3 (0.79%) Aerospace
10 2 (0.53%) Marketing
11 1 (0.26%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 67 (17.68%) Developer
2 60 (15.83%) Administrator
3 47 (12.40%) Analyst
4 26 (6.86%) Software Engineer
5 21 (5.54%) Test Engineer
6 18 (4.75%) Business Analyst
7 17 (4.49%) WebCenter Developer
8 15 (3.96%) Architect
8 15 (3.96%) Technical Administrator
9 14 (3.69%) Consultant
10 13 (3.43%) Operations Manager
11 12 (3.17%) Infrastructure Engineer
11 12 (3.17%) Software Developer
12 11 (2.90%) Information Assurance Consultant
12 11 (2.90%) Java Developer
12 11 (2.90%) Oracle Developer
12 11 (2.90%) Service Analyst
12 11 (2.90%) Siebel Developer
12 11 (2.90%) Systems Administrator
13 10 (2.64%) Agile Business Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 68 (17.94%) Web Services
2 46 (12.14%) J2EE
3 45 (11.87%) XML
4 43 (11.35%) HTML
5 41 (10.82%) CSS
6 36 (9.50%) jQuery
7 34 (8.97%) Java EE
7 34 (8.97%) Spring
8 29 (7.65%) Apache Camel
8 29 (7.65%) Hibernate
8 29 (7.65%) Middleware
9 27 (7.12%) AngularJS
9 27 (7.12%) HTML5
10 26 (6.86%) WebCenter
11 25 (6.60%) CSS3
11 25 (6.60%) Node.js
12 17 (4.49%) SOAP
13 16 (4.22%) JMS
13 16 (4.22%) XSD
13 16 (4.22%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 71 (18.73%) Analytical Skills
2 38 (10.03%) Computer Science
3 31 (8.18%) Visualisation
4 26 (6.86%) Management Information System
5 23 (6.07%) PKI
6 18 (4.75%) Algorithms
7 15 (3.96%) Cyberthreat
8 14 (3.69%) Performance Metrics
9 11 (2.90%) User Experience
10 10 (2.64%) Clustering
11 9 (2.37%) Mathematics
12 7 (1.85%) Cyber Defence
13 6 (1.58%) CMDB
13 6 (1.58%) Cybercrime
14 4 (1.06%) Data Centre
14 4 (1.06%) e-Health
15 3 (0.79%) Enterprise Software
15 3 (0.79%) Wiki
16 2 (0.53%) CESG
16 2 (0.53%) Statistics
Operating Systems
1 72 (19.00%) Linux
2 50 (13.19%) Windows
3 38 (10.03%) Unix
4 7 (1.85%) Windows 7
5 6 (1.58%) Windows Server
5 6 (1.58%) Windows Server 2012
6 3 (0.79%) AIX
6 3 (0.79%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 3 (0.79%) Solaris
6 3 (0.79%) Windows Server 2003
6 3 (0.79%) Windows Server 2008
7 2 (0.53%) HPUX
7 2 (0.53%) Windows 8
7 2 (0.53%) Windows XP
8 1 (0.26%) CentOS
8 1 (0.26%) Windows 10
Processes & Methodologies
1 96 (25.33%) ITIL
2 92 (24.27%) Agile Software Development
3 79 (20.84%) Information Security
4 78 (20.58%) Scrum
5 71 (18.73%) Time Management
6 67 (17.68%) SDLC
7 66 (17.41%) DevOps
8 44 (11.61%) Migration
8 44 (11.61%) Service Management
9 37 (9.76%) Software Engineering
9 37 (9.76%) Unit Testing
10 32 (8.44%) Analytics
11 31 (8.18%) Cybersecurity
12 30 (7.92%) ITIL V3
12 30 (7.92%) Service Design
12 30 (7.92%) SOA
13 29 (7.65%) Data Analytics
13 29 (7.65%) Performance Tuning
13 29 (7.65%) Software Testing
14 25 (6.60%) Master Data Management
Programming Languages
1 110 (29.02%) Java
2 76 (20.05%) C
3 52 (13.72%) SQL
4 50 (13.19%) JavaScript
5 49 (12.93%) C#
6 47 (12.40%) Python
7 39 (10.29%) Perl
8 32 (8.44%) Ruby
9 28 (7.39%) C++
9 28 (7.39%) Shell Script
10 19 (5.01%) PL/SQL
11 16 (4.22%) XPath
12 14 (3.69%) PowerShell
13 13 (3.43%) STATISTICA Visual Basic
14 7 (1.85%) Bash Shell
14 7 (1.85%) WebLogic Scripting Tool
15 5 (1.32%) VB
16 1 (0.26%) ABAP
16 1 (0.26%) PHP
Qualifications
1 231 (60.95%) SC Cleared
2 104 (27.44%) DV Cleared
3 84 (22.16%) Degree
4 25 (6.60%) ITIL Certification
5 19 (5.01%) ISTQB
6 18 (4.75%) Cisco Certification
7 16 (4.22%) BC Cleared
7 16 (4.22%) CISM
7 16 (4.22%) CISSP
8 15 (3.96%) CCNP
9 13 (3.43%) Siebel Certification
10 12 (3.17%) Microsoft Certification
11 11 (2.90%) MCSE
12 10 (2.64%) MCP
13 9 (2.37%) BPSS Clearance
13 9 (2.37%) DBS Check
13 9 (2.37%) ISEB
14 8 (2.11%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
15 6 (1.58%) CISA
15 6 (1.58%) CRISC
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 25 (6.60%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 13 (3.43%) SLA
3 11 (2.90%) QA
4 6 (1.58%) COBIT
4 6 (1.58%) ISO 9000
5 5 (1.32%) PCI DSS
6 2 (0.53%) JSP 440
6 2 (0.53%) RMADS
System Software
1 44 (11.61%) VMware Infrastructure
2 40 (10.55%) Hyper-V
3 28 (7.39%) Active Directory
4 16 (4.22%) Oracle RAC
5 10 (2.64%) vSphere
6 9 (2.37%) XenApp
7 8 (2.11%) Microsoft App-V
7 8 (2.11%) XenDesktop
8 4 (1.06%) vCloud
9 2 (0.53%) Docker
10 1 (0.26%) NDS
10 1 (0.26%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 16 (4.22%) Oracle Identity Management
1 16 (4.22%) SCCM
2 10 (2.64%) SCOrch
3 9 (2.37%) Oracle Identity Manager
3 9 (2.37%) Oracle RMAN
4 7 (1.85%) Data Guard
4 7 (1.85%) HP Quality Center
4 7 (1.85%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
4 7 (1.85%) Tivoli Identity Manager
5 5 (1.32%) BMC PATROL
5 5 (1.32%) Nagios
5 5 (1.32%) OpenView
5 5 (1.32%) Tivoli
5 5 (1.32%) Tivoli Endpoint Manager
6 2 (0.53%) Cisco CUCM
6 2 (0.53%) Microsoft Intune
6 2 (0.53%) Opscode Chef
6 2 (0.53%) Puppet
6 2 (0.53%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
7 1 (0.26%) SCOM
Vendors
1 123 (32.45%) Oracle
2 53 (13.98%) VMware
3 40 (10.55%) Microsoft
4 38 (10.03%) Siebel
5 31 (8.18%) IBM
6 18 (4.75%) HP
7 16 (4.22%) Cisco
8 14 (3.69%) Remedy
9 13 (3.43%) Informatica
10 9 (2.37%) Citrix
10 9 (2.37%) Red Hat
11 6 (1.58%) BMC
12 5 (1.32%) Atlassian
12 5 (1.32%) Compuware
13 4 (1.06%) CA
13 4 (1.06%) Dynatrace
13 4 (1.06%) Nimsoft
14 2 (0.53%) SAP
14 2 (0.53%) ServiceNow
14 2 (0.53%) Sun
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