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 19 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
19 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Security Clearance
Rank 54 50 56
Rank change year-on-year
-4 +6
Permanent jobs citing Security Cleared 20 3 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Northampton 2.82% 0.75% 1.24%
As % of the Qualifications category 7.43% 2.94% 2.60%
Number of salaries quoted 18 3 6
Average salary £21,500 £50,000 £23,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-57.00% +117.39%
UK excluding London average salary £47,500 £42,500 £41,500
% change year-on-year
+11.76% +2.40%
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
269 102 231
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Northampton 37.99% 25.50% 47.73%
Number of salaries quoted 253 95 223
Average salary £37,500 £35,000 £36,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% -2.77%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £27,000 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £50,000 £54,500
UK excluding London average salary £41,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.50% -

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 19 September 2014.

Security Cleared Salary Histogram in Northampton

Security Cleared
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Northampton

For the 6 months to 19 September 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 23 (76.67%) SC Cleared
2 21 (70.00%) Microsoft
3 20 (66.67%) MS Office
4 18 (60.00%) ITIL
5 16 (53.33%) MS Excel
6 15 (50.00%) Windows
7 13 (43.33%) Microsoft Certification
8 12 (40.00%) MCP
8 12 (40.00%) Windows 7
8 12 (40.00%) Windows Server 2008
9 11 (36.67%) Windows Server 2003
10 10 (33.33%) C
10 10 (33.33%) MCSE
10 10 (33.33%) Windows XP
10 10 (33.33%) MS Exchange
10 10 (33.33%) Exchange Server 2007
10 10 (33.33%) Exchange Server 2003
11 9 (30.00%) Windows Vista
11 9 (30.00%) MCITP
11 9 (30.00%) TCP/IP
11 9 (30.00%) MCSA
12 8 (26.67%) SQL
12 8 (26.67%) Service Management
13 7 (23.33%) Analytical Skills
14 6 (20.00%) ITSM
14 6 (20.00%) Management Information System
14 6 (20.00%) C#
14 6 (20.00%) .NET
14 6 (20.00%) ASP.NET
14 6 (20.00%) ITIL Foundation Certificate

Security Cleared
Top Related IT Skills in Northampton by Category

For the 6 months to 19 September 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 10 (33.33%) MS Exchange
1 10 (33.33%) Exchange Server 2003
1 10 (33.33%) Exchange Server 2007
2 1 (3.33%) WebSphere
Applications
1 20 (66.67%) MS Office
2 16 (53.33%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (3.33%) SAP R/3
Communications & Networking
1 9 (30.00%) TCP/IP
2 2 (6.67%) DNS
2 2 (6.67%) SAN
2 2 (6.67%) Firewall
2 2 (6.67%) Cisco ASA
3 1 (3.33%) IP Telephony
3 1 (3.33%) BIG-IP
3 1 (3.33%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (20.00%) SQL Server
2 5 (16.67%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 1 (3.33%) AdminStudio
General
1 3 (10.00%) Welsh Language
2 1 (3.33%) Retail
Job Titles
1 11 (36.67%) Analyst
2 8 (26.67%) Team Leader
2 8 (26.67%) Service Desk Team Leader
3 7 (23.33%) Support Analyst
4 5 (16.67%) Service Analyst
4 5 (16.67%) Help Desk Analyst
5 3 (10.00%) 1st Line Support
5 3 (10.00%) Technical Support
5 3 (10.00%) Technical Support Analyst
5 3 (10.00%) Technical Analyst
5 3 (10.00%) 1st Line Support Analyst
5 3 (10.00%) Customer Analyst
6 2 (6.67%) Service Desk Analyst
6 2 (6.67%) Administrator
6 2 (6.67%) Senior Analyst
7 1 (3.33%) Infrastructure Engineer
7 1 (3.33%) Support Engineer
7 1 (3.33%) Applications Support
7 1 (3.33%) Solutions Architect
7 1 (3.33%) Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (20.00%) ASP.NET
1 6 (20.00%) .NET
2 1 (3.33%) J2EE
2 1 (3.33%) Web Services
2 1 (3.33%) JMS
2 1 (3.33%) WebSphere MQ
2 1 (3.33%) Application Packaging
2 1 (3.33%) Software Packaging
2 1 (3.33%) RESTful
2 1 (3.33%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 7 (23.33%) Analytical Skills
2 6 (20.00%) Management Information System
3 2 (6.67%) Replication
4 1 (3.33%) DataPower
4 1 (3.33%) Client/Server
Operating Systems
1 15 (50.00%) Windows
2 12 (40.00%) Windows Server 2008
2 12 (40.00%) Windows 7
3 11 (36.67%) Windows Server 2003
4 10 (33.33%) Windows XP
5 9 (30.00%) Windows Vista
6 3 (10.00%) Windows Server 2012
7 2 (6.67%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (60.00%) ITIL
2 8 (26.67%) Service Management
3 6 (20.00%) ITSM
4 3 (10.00%) Business Continuity
4 3 (10.00%) Problem Management
5 2 (6.67%) Configuration Management
5 2 (6.67%) Workflow
6 1 (3.33%) Migration
6 1 (3.33%) Service Delivery
6 1 (3.33%) CRM
6 1 (3.33%) ERP
6 1 (3.33%) EAI
6 1 (3.33%) SOA
6 1 (3.33%) B2B
6 1 (3.33%) Business Transformation
6 1 (3.33%) Data Management
Programming Languages
1 10 (33.33%) C
2 8 (26.67%) SQL
3 6 (20.00%) C#
4 5 (16.67%) T-SQL
5 1 (3.33%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 23 (76.67%) SC Cleared
2 13 (43.33%) Microsoft Certification
3 12 (40.00%) MCP
4 10 (33.33%) MCSE
5 9 (30.00%) MCSA
5 9 (30.00%) MCITP
6 6 (20.00%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
7 2 (6.67%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (13.33%) SLA
System Software
1 4 (13.33%) Active Directory
2 2 (6.67%) Hyper-V
3 1 (3.33%) XenApp
3 1 (3.33%) XenDesktop
3 1 (3.33%) Terminal Services
3 1 (3.33%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 5 (16.67%) SCCM
2 2 (6.67%) SCOM
2 2 (6.67%) OpenView
2 2 (6.67%) OVSD
2 2 (6.67%) WSUS
Vendors
1 21 (70.00%) Microsoft
2 4 (13.33%) HP
3 2 (6.67%) Cisco
3 2 (6.67%) VMware
4 1 (3.33%) F5
4 1 (3.33%) SAP
4 1 (3.33%) IBM
4 1 (3.33%) Citrix