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 29 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
29 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Security Clearance
Rank 53 49 56
Rank change year-on-year
-4 +7
Permanent jobs citing Security Cleared 18 6 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Northampton 2.66% 1.63% 1.13%
As % of the Qualifications category 7.26% 6.12% 2.45%
Number of salaries quoted 15 6 5
Average salary £25,000 £22,000 £23,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+13.63% -4.34%
UK excluding London average salary £47,500 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+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
248 98 204
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Northampton 36.63% 26.56% 45.95%
Number of salaries quoted 227 93 197
Average salary £37,500 £35,000 £37,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% -5.40%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,500 £22,000 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £57,500 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+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 29 August 2014.

Security Cleared Salary Histogram in Northampton

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Top 30 Related IT Skills in Northampton

For the 6 months to 29 August 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 18 (66.67%) SC Cleared
2 16 (59.26%) Microsoft
3 15 (55.56%) MS Office
3 15 (55.56%) Windows
4 13 (48.15%) ITIL
5 12 (44.44%) Windows Server 2003
5 12 (44.44%) Windows 7
5 12 (44.44%) Windows Server 2008
6 11 (40.74%) Exchange Server 2007
6 11 (40.74%) Exchange Server 2003
6 11 (40.74%) Microsoft Certification
6 11 (40.74%) MCSE
6 11 (40.74%) MS Excel
6 11 (40.74%) Windows XP
6 11 (40.74%) MS Exchange
7 10 (37.04%) TCP/IP
7 10 (37.04%) MCSA
7 10 (37.04%) MCP
7 10 (37.04%) SQL
7 10 (37.04%) MCITP
7 10 (37.04%) Windows Vista
8 8 (29.63%) .NET
9 7 (25.93%) ASP.NET
10 6 (22.22%) SQL Server
10 6 (22.22%) C#
11 5 (18.52%) T-SQL
11 5 (18.52%) SQL Server Reporting Services
12 4 (14.81%) C
13 3 (11.11%) Service Management
13 3 (11.11%) ITSM

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Top Related IT Skills in Northampton by Category

For the 6 months to 29 August 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 11 (40.74%) MS Exchange
1 11 (40.74%) Exchange Server 2003
1 11 (40.74%) Exchange Server 2007
2 1 (3.70%) WebSphere
Applications
1 15 (55.56%) MS Office
2 11 (40.74%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (3.70%) SAP R/3
Communications & Networking
1 10 (37.04%) TCP/IP
2 2 (7.41%) DNS
2 2 (7.41%) SAN
2 2 (7.41%) Firewall
2 2 (7.41%) Cisco ASA
3 1 (3.70%) IP Telephony
3 1 (3.70%) BIG-IP
3 1 (3.70%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (22.22%) SQL Server
2 5 (18.52%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 1 (3.70%) AdminStudio
General
1 3 (11.11%) Welsh Language
2 1 (3.70%) Retail
Job Titles
1 8 (29.63%) Analyst
1 8 (29.63%) Team Leader
1 8 (29.63%) Service Desk Team Leader
2 4 (14.81%) Support Analyst
2 4 (14.81%) Technical Support
3 3 (11.11%) Technical Support Analyst
3 3 (11.11%) Technical Analyst
4 2 (7.41%) Service Desk Analyst
4 2 (7.41%) Help Desk Analyst
4 2 (7.41%) Service Analyst
4 2 (7.41%) Senior Analyst
5 1 (3.70%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 1 (3.70%) 2nd Line Support
5 1 (3.70%) Technical Specialist
5 1 (3.70%) Server Engineer
5 1 (3.70%) Infrastructure Support Engineer
5 1 (3.70%) Software Support Analyst
5 1 (3.70%) Senior Solutions Architect
5 1 (3.70%) Windows Server Engineer
5 1 (3.70%) Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (29.63%) .NET
2 7 (25.93%) ASP.NET
3 1 (3.70%) Web Services
3 1 (3.70%) JMS
3 1 (3.70%) WebSphere MQ
3 1 (3.70%) Application Packaging
3 1 (3.70%) Software Packaging
3 1 (3.70%) RESTful
3 1 (3.70%) REST
3 1 (3.70%) J2EE
Miscellaneous
1 3 (11.11%) Management Information System
2 2 (7.41%) Replication
3 1 (3.70%) DataPower
3 1 (3.70%) Client/Server
Operating Systems
1 15 (55.56%) Windows
2 12 (44.44%) Windows Server 2003
2 12 (44.44%) Windows Server 2008
2 12 (44.44%) Windows 7
3 11 (40.74%) Windows XP
4 10 (37.04%) Windows Vista
5 3 (11.11%) Windows Server 2012
6 2 (7.41%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (48.15%) ITIL
2 3 (11.11%) Service Management
2 3 (11.11%) ITSM
2 3 (11.11%) Workflow
2 3 (11.11%) Business Continuity
3 2 (7.41%) Configuration Management
4 1 (3.70%) Data Management
4 1 (3.70%) Business Transformation
4 1 (3.70%) Migration
4 1 (3.70%) Service Delivery
4 1 (3.70%) CRM
4 1 (3.70%) ERP
4 1 (3.70%) EAI
4 1 (3.70%) SOA
4 1 (3.70%) B2B
Programming Languages
1 10 (37.04%) SQL
2 6 (22.22%) C#
3 5 (18.52%) T-SQL
4 4 (14.81%) C
5 1 (3.70%) VB.NET
5 1 (3.70%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 18 (66.67%) SC Cleared
2 11 (40.74%) MCSE
2 11 (40.74%) Microsoft Certification
3 10 (37.04%) MCITP
3 10 (37.04%) MCSA
3 10 (37.04%) MCP
4 3 (11.11%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
5 2 (7.41%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (11.11%) SLA
System Software
1 3 (11.11%) Active Directory
2 2 (7.41%) Hyper-V
3 1 (3.70%) XenApp
3 1 (3.70%) XenDesktop
3 1 (3.70%) Terminal Services
3 1 (3.70%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 3 (11.11%) SCCM
2 2 (7.41%) SCOM
2 2 (7.41%) WSUS
Vendors
1 16 (59.26%) Microsoft
2 2 (7.41%) HP
2 2 (7.41%) Cisco
2 2 (7.41%) VMware
3 1 (3.70%) F5
3 1 (3.70%) SAP
3 1 (3.70%) IBM
3 1 (3.70%) Citrix