The table below looks at the statistics for Security Cleared in IT jobs advertised for the Northampton region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Security Cleared over the 3 months to 26 November 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
26 Nov 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Security Clearance
Rank 50 50 58
Rank change year-on-year
0 +8
Permanent jobs citing Security Cleared 25 4 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Northampton 3.46% 0.93% 1.11%
As % of the Qualifications category 10.37% 3.20% 2.84%
Number of salaries quoted 25 4 5
Average salary £20,500 £37,500 £22,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-45.33% +66.66%
UK excluding London average salary £46,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+8.23% +6.25%
Security 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
241 125 211
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Northampton 33.38% 29.07% 39.00%
Number of salaries quoted 237 108 205
Average salary £37,500 £34,500 £38,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+8.69% -10.38%
90% offered a salary of more than £20,500 £23,200 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £47,500 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

Security Cleared
Jobs Demand Trend in Northampton

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

Security Cleared Jobs Demand Trend in Northampton

Security Cleared
Salary Trend in Northampton

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

Security Cleared Salary Trend in Northampton

Security Cleared
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Northampton

For the 6 months to 26 November 2014, IT jobs across the Northampton region citing Security 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 Security Cleared.

1 39 (90.70%) SC Cleared
2 38 (88.37%) Microsoft
3 36 (83.72%) MS Office
4 34 (79.07%) ITIL
5 31 (72.09%) MS Excel
6 26 (60.47%) C
7 24 (55.81%) Analytical Skills
8 22 (51.16%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
9 19 (44.19%) Service Management
10 17 (39.53%) ITSM
10 17 (39.53%) Microsoft Certification
11 16 (37.21%) Management Information System
12 15 (34.88%) Windows
13 14 (32.56%) Business Continuity
14 13 (30.23%) MCP
15 12 (27.91%) Windows Server 2008
16 11 (25.58%) Windows 7
16 11 (25.58%) Windows Server 2003
17 9 (20.93%) Windows XP
17 9 (20.93%) MS Exchange
17 9 (20.93%) TCP/IP
17 9 (20.93%) Exchange Server 2003
17 9 (20.93%) Windows Vista
17 9 (20.93%) Exchange Server 2007
18 8 (18.60%) MCITP
18 8 (18.60%) Welsh Language
18 8 (18.60%) MCSE
18 8 (18.60%) MCSA
19 5 (11.63%) SLA
19 5 (11.63%) SQL

Security Cleared
Top Related IT Skills in Northampton by Category

For the 6 months to 26 November 2014, IT jobs across the Northampton region citing Security 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 Security Cleared. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 9 (20.93%) MS Exchange
1 9 (20.93%) Exchange Server 2003
1 9 (20.93%) Exchange Server 2007
2 1 (2.33%) WebSphere
Applications
1 36 (83.72%) MS Office
2 31 (72.09%) MS Excel
3 1 (2.33%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 1 (2.33%) SAP R/3
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.33%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 9 (20.93%) TCP/IP
2 2 (4.65%) DNS
2 2 (4.65%) SAN
2 2 (4.65%) Firewall
2 2 (4.65%) IP Telephony
2 2 (4.65%) Cisco ASA
3 1 (2.33%) DHCP
3 1 (2.33%) BIG-IP
3 1 (2.33%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (6.98%) SQL Server
2 2 (4.65%) SQL Server Reporting Services
General
1 8 (18.60%) Welsh Language
2 1 (2.33%) Publishing
2 1 (2.33%) Retail
Job Titles
1 22 (51.16%) Analyst
2 19 (44.19%) Service Analyst
3 16 (37.21%) Help Desk Analyst
4 15 (34.88%) Support Analyst
5 14 (32.56%) 1st Line Support Analyst
5 14 (32.56%) 1st Line Support
6 11 (25.58%) Service Desk Analyst
7 8 (18.60%) Customer Analyst
8 6 (13.95%) Service Desk Team Leader
8 6 (13.95%) Help Desk Support
8 6 (13.95%) Help Desk Support Analyst
8 6 (13.95%) Team Leader
9 4 (9.30%) Senior Analyst
10 2 (4.65%) Administrator
11 1 (2.33%) Infrastructure Engineer
11 1 (2.33%) Senior Architect
11 1 (2.33%) Help Desk Team Lead
11 1 (2.33%) Server Engineer
11 1 (2.33%) Infrastructure Support Engineer
11 1 (2.33%) Software Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (6.98%) ASP.NET
1 3 (6.98%) .NET
2 1 (2.33%) J2EE
2 1 (2.33%) Web Services
2 1 (2.33%) JMS
2 1 (2.33%) WebSphere MQ
2 1 (2.33%) RESTful
2 1 (2.33%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 24 (55.81%) Analytical Skills
2 16 (37.21%) Management Information System
3 2 (4.65%) Replication
4 1 (2.33%) DataPower
4 1 (2.33%) Client/Server
Operating Systems
1 15 (34.88%) Windows
2 12 (27.91%) Windows Server 2008
3 11 (25.58%) Windows 7
3 11 (25.58%) Windows Server 2003
4 9 (20.93%) Windows Vista
4 9 (20.93%) Windows XP
5 2 (4.65%) Windows 8
5 2 (4.65%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 34 (79.07%) ITIL
2 19 (44.19%) Service Management
3 17 (39.53%) ITSM
4 14 (32.56%) Business Continuity
5 3 (6.98%) Problem Management
6 2 (4.65%) Trend Analysis
6 2 (4.65%) Configuration Management
7 1 (2.33%) Service Delivery
7 1 (2.33%) Business Transformation
7 1 (2.33%) Mentoring
7 1 (2.33%) Coaching
7 1 (2.33%) CRM
7 1 (2.33%) ERP
7 1 (2.33%) EAI
7 1 (2.33%) SOA
7 1 (2.33%) B2B
Programming Languages
1 26 (60.47%) C
2 5 (11.63%) SQL
3 3 (6.98%) C#
4 2 (4.65%) T-SQL
5 1 (2.33%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 39 (90.70%) SC Cleared
2 22 (51.16%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
3 17 (39.53%) Microsoft Certification
4 13 (30.23%) MCP
5 8 (18.60%) MCSE
5 8 (18.60%) MCSA
5 8 (18.60%) MCITP
6 2 (4.65%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (11.63%) SLA
System Software
1 4 (9.30%) Active Directory
2 2 (4.65%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 4 (9.30%) SCCM
2 2 (4.65%) SCOM
2 2 (4.65%) OpenView
2 2 (4.65%) OVSD
2 2 (4.65%) WSUS
Vendors
1 38 (88.37%) Microsoft
2 4 (9.30%) HP
3 3 (6.98%) Cisco
4 2 (4.65%) Citrix
4 2 (4.65%) VMware
5 1 (2.33%) F5
5 1 (2.33%) ServiceNow
5 1 (2.33%) IBM
5 1 (2.33%) SAP