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 4 September 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
4 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Security Clearance
Rank 57 56 48
Rank change year-on-year
-1 -8
Permanent jobs citing Security Cleared 15 18 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Northampton 2.05% 2.71% 1.33%
As % of the Qualifications category 6.98% 7.26% 4.85%
Number of salaries quoted 12 16 5
Average salary £21,000 £25,000 £22,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-16.00% +13.63%
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £47,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
-5.26% +11.76%
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
215 248 103
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Northampton 29.45% 37.41% 27.39%
Number of salaries quoted 193 228 96
Average salary £37,500 £37,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £25,000 £22,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £50,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.40% +3.75%

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 4 September 2015.

Security Cleared Salary Histogram in Northampton

Security Cleared
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Northampton

For the 6 months to 4 September 2015, 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 (100.00%) SC Cleared
2 16 (80.00%) MS Office
2 16 (80.00%) MS Excel
2 16 (80.00%) Microsoft
3 15 (75.00%) ITIL
3 15 (75.00%) C
3 15 (75.00%) Service Management
3 15 (75.00%) ITSM
3 15 (75.00%) Management Information System
3 15 (75.00%) Business Continuity
3 15 (75.00%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
3 15 (75.00%) Analytical Skills
4 12 (60.00%) Welsh Language
5 3 (15.00%) CESG
5 3 (15.00%) DV Cleared
5 3 (15.00%) Information Assurance
5 3 (15.00%) SLA
6 1 (5.00%) Electronics
6 1 (5.00%) Aerospace
6 1 (5.00%) Automotive
6 1 (5.00%) LabVIEW
6 1 (5.00%) Windows
6 1 (5.00%) NetWare
6 1 (5.00%) Adobe
6 1 (5.00%) Active Directory
6 1 (5.00%) Citrix
6 1 (5.00%) Blackberry
6 1 (5.00%) Windows 7
6 1 (5.00%) Windows 8
6 1 (5.00%) Exchange Server 2013

Security Cleared
Top Related IT Skills in Northampton by Category

For the 6 months to 4 September 2015, 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 1 (5.00%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 16 (80.00%) MS Office
1 16 (80.00%) MS Excel
Development Applications
1 1 (5.00%) LabVIEW
General
1 12 (60.00%) Welsh Language
2 1 (5.00%) Electronics
2 1 (5.00%) Aerospace
2 1 (5.00%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 15 (75.00%) Analyst
1 15 (75.00%) Help Desk Analyst
2 4 (20.00%) Help Desk Support
3 3 (15.00%) Security Architect
3 3 (15.00%) 1st Line Support
3 3 (15.00%) Information Architect
3 3 (15.00%) Architect
3 3 (15.00%) Information Security Architect
4 1 (5.00%) Test Engineer
4 1 (5.00%) Development Engineer
4 1 (5.00%) Test Development Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 15 (75.00%) Management Information System
1 15 (75.00%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (15.00%) CESG
3 1 (5.00%) Blackberry
Operating Systems
1 1 (5.00%) Windows
1 1 (5.00%) NetWare
1 1 (5.00%) Windows 7
1 1 (5.00%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (75.00%) ITIL
1 15 (75.00%) Service Management
1 15 (75.00%) ITSM
1 15 (75.00%) Business Continuity
2 3 (15.00%) Information Assurance
Programming Languages
1 15 (75.00%) C
Qualifications
1 20 (100.00%) SC Cleared
2 15 (75.00%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
3 3 (15.00%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (15.00%) SLA
System Software
1 1 (5.00%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 16 (80.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (5.00%) Adobe
2 1 (5.00%) Citrix