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

Location
3 months to
5 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Security Check (SC) Clearance
Rank 68 58 61
Rank change year-on-year
-10 +3
Permanent jobs citing SC Cleared 5 1 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Northampton 0.89% 0.19% 0.41%
As % of the Qualifications category 3.97% 0.80% 1.31%
Number of salaries quoted 3 1 2
Average salary £21,000 £22,000 £20,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-4.54% +7.31%
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £46,500 £43,000
% change year-on-year
-3.22% +8.13%
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
126 125 153
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Northampton 22.46% 23.50% 31.22%
Number of salaries quoted 108 117 138
Average salary £37,500 £40,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.25% +14.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £27,500 £24,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £55,000 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

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 28 Related IT Skills in Northampton

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, 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 20 (100.00%) Security Cleared
2 15 (75.00%) MS Excel
2 15 (75.00%) Microsoft
3 10 (50.00%) C
3 10 (50.00%) MS Office
3 10 (50.00%) Service Management
3 10 (50.00%) ITSM
3 10 (50.00%) Management Information System
3 10 (50.00%) Business Continuity
3 10 (50.00%) Welsh Language
3 10 (50.00%) Analytical Skills
4 6 (30.00%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
4 6 (30.00%) ITIL
5 5 (25.00%) Law
5 5 (25.00%) Legal
5 5 (25.00%) Telecoms
5 5 (25.00%) OpenUP
5 5 (25.00%) Data Protection Act
5 5 (25.00%) Data Protection
6 4 (20.00%) DV Cleared
6 4 (20.00%) Information Assurance
6 4 (20.00%) CESG
6 4 (20.00%) Cyberthreat
6 4 (20.00%) CESG Certified Professional
7 1 (5.00%) Electronics
7 1 (5.00%) Aerospace
7 1 (5.00%) Automotive
7 1 (5.00%) LabVIEW

SC Cleared
Top Related IT Skills in Northampton by Category

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, 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.

Applications
1 15 (75.00%) MS Excel
2 10 (50.00%) MS Office
Development Applications
1 1 (5.00%) LabVIEW
General
1 10 (50.00%) Welsh Language
2 5 (25.00%) Law
2 5 (25.00%) Legal
2 5 (25.00%) Telecoms
3 1 (5.00%) Aerospace
3 1 (5.00%) Automotive
3 1 (5.00%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 10 (50.00%) Analyst
1 10 (50.00%) Customer Analyst
1 10 (50.00%) First Line Help Desk Analyst
1 10 (50.00%) Help Desk Analyst
1 10 (50.00%) Service Analyst
2 5 (25.00%) Security Advisor
3 4 (20.00%) Architect
3 4 (20.00%) Information Architect
3 4 (20.00%) Information Assurance Architect
3 4 (20.00%) Information Security Architect
3 4 (20.00%) Security Architect
4 1 (5.00%) Development Engineer
4 1 (5.00%) Test Development Engineer
4 1 (5.00%) Test Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 10 (50.00%) Analytical Skills
1 10 (50.00%) Management Information System
2 5 (25.00%) Data Protection Act
3 4 (20.00%) CESG
3 4 (20.00%) Cyberthreat
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (50.00%) Business Continuity
1 10 (50.00%) ITSM
1 10 (50.00%) Service Management
2 6 (30.00%) ITIL
3 5 (25.00%) Data Protection
3 5 (25.00%) OpenUP
4 4 (20.00%) Information Assurance
Programming Languages
1 10 (50.00%) C
Qualifications
1 20 (100.00%) Security Cleared
2 6 (30.00%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
3 4 (20.00%) CESG Certified Professional
3 4 (20.00%) DV Cleared
Vendors
1 15 (75.00%) Microsoft