The table below looks at the statistics for SC Cleared in IT jobs advertised for the Northampton region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited SC Cleared over the 3 months to 4 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
4 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Security Check (SC) Clearance
Rank 60 64 45
Rank change year-on-year
+4 -19
Permanent jobs citing SC Cleared 10 11 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Northampton 1.48% 1.67% 1.46%
As % of the Qualifications category 4.85% 4.68% 4.81%
Number of salaries quoted 10 9 5
Average salary £21,000 £26,000 £22,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-19.23% +18.18%
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £50,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
-10.00% +11.11%
SC Cleared
Northamptonshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Qualifications category in permanent jobs advertised in the Northampton region.

Qualifications Category
Northampton
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
206 235 104
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Northampton 30.43% 35.61% 30.41%
Number of salaries quoted 193 220 99
Average salary £37,500 £37,500 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +15.38%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,000 £23,750 £22,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £50,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.65% +2.50%

SC Cleared
Jobs Demand Trend in Northampton

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing SC Cleared across the Northampton region as a proportion of the total demand within the Qualifications category.

SC Cleared Jobs Demand Trend in Northampton

SC Cleared
Salary Trend in Northampton

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing SC Cleared across the Northampton region.

SC Cleared Salary Trend in Northampton

SC Cleared
Top 23 Related IT Skills in Northampton

For the 6 months to 4 August 2015, IT jobs across the Northampton region citing SC Cleared also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited SC Cleared.

1 15 (100.00%) MS Office
1 15 (100.00%) MS Excel
1 15 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 15 (100.00%) Security Cleared
2 14 (93.33%) Service Management
2 14 (93.33%) ITSM
2 14 (93.33%) Management Information System
2 14 (93.33%) Business Continuity
2 14 (93.33%) ITIL
2 14 (93.33%) C
2 14 (93.33%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
2 14 (93.33%) Analytical Skills
3 11 (73.33%) Welsh Language
4 3 (20.00%) SLA
5 1 (6.67%) Windows 7
5 1 (6.67%) Windows 8
5 1 (6.67%) Exchange Server 2013
5 1 (6.67%) Windows
5 1 (6.67%) NetWare
5 1 (6.67%) Adobe
5 1 (6.67%) Active Directory
5 1 (6.67%) Citrix
5 1 (6.67%) Blackberry

SC Cleared
Top Related IT Skills in Northampton by Category

For the 6 months to 4 August 2015, IT jobs across the Northampton region citing SC Cleared also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited SC Cleared. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 1 (6.67%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 15 (100.00%) MS Office
1 15 (100.00%) MS Excel
General
1 11 (73.33%) Welsh Language
Job Titles
1 14 (93.33%) Analyst
1 14 (93.33%) Help Desk Analyst
2 4 (26.67%) Help Desk Support
3 3 (20.00%) 1st Line Support
Miscellaneous
1 14 (93.33%) Management Information System
1 14 (93.33%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (6.67%) Blackberry
Operating Systems
1 1 (6.67%) Windows
1 1 (6.67%) NetWare
1 1 (6.67%) Windows 7
1 1 (6.67%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (93.33%) ITIL
1 14 (93.33%) Service Management
1 14 (93.33%) ITSM
1 14 (93.33%) Business Continuity
Programming Languages
1 14 (93.33%) C
Qualifications
1 15 (100.00%) Security Cleared
2 14 (93.33%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (20.00%) SLA
System Software
1 1 (6.67%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 15 (100.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (6.67%) Adobe
2 1 (6.67%) Citrix