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

Location
3 months to
11 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Security Clearance
Rank 66 58 51
Rank change year-on-year
-8 -7
Permanent jobs citing Security Cleared 5 5 13
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Northampton 0.90% 0.93% 2.65%
As % of the Qualifications category 4.10% 3.97% 8.44%
Number of salaries quoted 4 5 13
Average salary £21,000 £27,500 £25,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-23.63% +10.00%
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £45,000 £41,000
% change year-on-year
- +9.75%
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
122 126 154
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Northampton 21.86% 23.46% 31.36%
Number of salaries quoted 106 118 139
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 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £53,000 £55,000 £59,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £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
Salary Histogram in Northampton

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Security Cleared across the Northampton region over the 3 months to 11 February 2016.

Security Cleared Salary Histogram in Northampton

Security Cleared
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Northampton

For the 6 months to 11 February 2016, 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 20 (95.24%) SC Cleared
2 15 (71.43%) MS Excel
2 15 (71.43%) Microsoft
3 11 (52.38%) Analytical Skills
4 10 (47.62%) Business Continuity
4 10 (47.62%) Welsh Language
4 10 (47.62%) C
4 10 (47.62%) MS Office
4 10 (47.62%) ITSM
4 10 (47.62%) Management Information System
4 10 (47.62%) Service Management
5 6 (28.57%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
5 6 (28.57%) ITIL
6 5 (23.81%) Telecoms
6 5 (23.81%) Law
6 5 (23.81%) Legal
6 5 (23.81%) Data Protection Act
6 5 (23.81%) Data Protection
6 5 (23.81%) OpenUP
7 4 (19.05%) DV Cleared
7 4 (19.05%) Information Assurance
7 4 (19.05%) Cyberthreat
7 4 (19.05%) CESG
7 4 (19.05%) CESG Certified Professional
8 1 (4.76%) Aerospace
8 1 (4.76%) Automotive
8 1 (4.76%) Firewall
8 1 (4.76%) Wireless
8 1 (4.76%) IPsec
8 1 (4.76%) Electronics

Security Cleared
Top Related IT Skills in Northampton by Category

For the 6 months to 11 February 2016, 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.

Applications
1 15 (71.43%) MS Excel
2 10 (47.62%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 1 (4.76%) ADSL
1 1 (4.76%) ATM
1 1 (4.76%) BGP
1 1 (4.76%) Cisco ASA
1 1 (4.76%) DSL
1 1 (4.76%) Ethernet
1 1 (4.76%) Firewall
1 1 (4.76%) IPsec
1 1 (4.76%) ISDN
1 1 (4.76%) L2TP
1 1 (4.76%) LLU
1 1 (4.76%) MPLS
1 1 (4.76%) Network Security
1 1 (4.76%) OSPF
1 1 (4.76%) PPP
1 1 (4.76%) RIP
1 1 (4.76%) VLAN
1 1 (4.76%) VPN
1 1 (4.76%) Wireless
1 1 (4.76%) xDSL
Development Applications
1 1 (4.76%) LabVIEW
General
1 10 (47.62%) Welsh Language
2 5 (23.81%) Law
2 5 (23.81%) Legal
2 5 (23.81%) Telecoms
3 1 (4.76%) Aerospace
3 1 (4.76%) Automotive
3 1 (4.76%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 10 (47.62%) Analyst
1 10 (47.62%) Customer Analyst
1 10 (47.62%) First Line Help Desk Analyst
1 10 (47.62%) Help Desk Analyst
1 10 (47.62%) Service Analyst
2 5 (23.81%) Security Advisor
3 4 (19.05%) Architect
3 4 (19.05%) Information Architect
3 4 (19.05%) Information Assurance Architect
3 4 (19.05%) Information Security Architect
3 4 (19.05%) Security Architect
4 1 (4.76%) 3rd Line Network Engineer
4 1 (4.76%) 3rd Line Support
4 1 (4.76%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
4 1 (4.76%) Development Engineer
4 1 (4.76%) Network Support
4 1 (4.76%) Network Support Engineer
4 1 (4.76%) Support Engineer
4 1 (4.76%) Test Development Engineer
4 1 (4.76%) Test Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 11 (52.38%) Analytical Skills
2 10 (47.62%) Management Information System
3 5 (23.81%) Data Protection Act
4 4 (19.05%) CESG
4 4 (19.05%) Cyberthreat
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (47.62%) Business Continuity
1 10 (47.62%) ITSM
1 10 (47.62%) Service Management
2 6 (28.57%) ITIL
3 5 (23.81%) Data Protection
3 5 (23.81%) OpenUP
4 4 (19.05%) Information Assurance
5 1 (4.76%) Customer Engagement
5 1 (4.76%) Fault Management
5 1 (4.76%) Network Management
Programming Languages
1 10 (47.62%) C
Qualifications
1 20 (95.24%) SC Cleared
2 6 (28.57%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
3 4 (19.05%) CESG Certified Professional
3 4 (19.05%) DV Cleared
4 1 (4.76%) CCNA
4 1 (4.76%) CCNP
4 1 (4.76%) Cisco Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (4.76%) SLA
Vendors
1 15 (71.43%) Microsoft
2 1 (4.76%) CheckPoint
2 1 (4.76%) Cisco
2 1 (4.76%) F5
2 1 (4.76%) Juniper
2 1 (4.76%) Meraki
2 1 (4.76%) Nokia