The table below looks at the statistics for SC Cleared in IT jobs advertised for the Northamptonshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited SC Cleared over the 3 months to 29 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
29 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Security Check (SC) Clearance
Rank 77 66 70
Rank change year-on-year
-11 +4
Permanent jobs citing SC Cleared 2 5 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Northamptonshire 0.26% 0.71% 0.31%
As % of the Qualifications category 1.14% 2.18% 1.05%
Number of salaries quoted 2 5 2
Average salary £26,000 £21,000 £25,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+23.80% -16.00%
UK excluding London average salary £46,500 £43,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+8.13% +1.17%
SC Cleared
East Midlands

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Qualifications category in permanent jobs advertised in the Northamptonshire region.

Qualifications Category
Northamptonshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
176 229 191
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Northamptonshire 22.80% 32.30% 29.70%
Number of salaries quoted 162 206 174
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £24,350 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £50,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

SC Cleared
Jobs Demand Trend in Northamptonshire

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

SC Cleared Jobs Demand Trend in Northamptonshire

SC Cleared
Salary Trend in Northamptonshire

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

SC Cleared Salary Trend in Northamptonshire

SC Cleared
Job Locations in Northamptonshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing SC Cleared within the Northamptonshire region over the 3 months to 29 January 2015. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Northampton -6 1 £22,000 +7.31%
Towcester - 1 £30,000 -
SC Cleared
East Midlands

SC Cleared
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Northamptonshire

For the 6 months to 29 January 2015, IT jobs across the Northamptonshire region citing SC 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 SC Cleared.

1 43 (100.00%) Security Cleared
2 35 (81.40%) C
3 31 (72.09%) ITIL
3 31 (72.09%) Microsoft
4 30 (69.77%) MS Office
5 29 (67.44%) MS Excel
6 25 (58.14%) Analytical Skills
7 22 (51.16%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
8 19 (44.19%) Service Management
9 17 (39.53%) ITSM
10 16 (37.21%) Management Information System
11 14 (32.56%) Business Continuity
12 13 (30.23%) Microsoft Certification
13 9 (20.93%) MCP
14 8 (18.60%) DV Cleared
14 8 (18.60%) Welsh Language
15 7 (16.28%) Windows Server 2008
15 7 (16.28%) Windows
16 6 (13.95%) SAP
16 6 (13.95%) SLA
16 6 (13.95%) Windows 7
16 6 (13.95%) Business Transformation
17 5 (11.63%) WebSphere
17 5 (11.63%) IBM
17 5 (11.63%) Windows Server 2003
17 5 (11.63%) E-Commerce
18 4 (9.30%) ERP
18 4 (9.30%) CRM
18 4 (9.30%) Web Services
18 4 (9.30%) J2EE

SC Cleared
Top Related IT Skills in Northamptonshire by Category

For the 6 months to 29 January 2015, IT jobs across the Northamptonshire region citing SC 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 SC Cleared. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 5 (11.63%) WebSphere
2 4 (9.30%) MS Exchange
2 4 (9.30%) Exchange Server 2007
2 4 (9.30%) Exchange Server 2003
3 1 (2.33%) WebSphere Application Server
3 1 (2.33%) JBoss
Applications
1 30 (69.77%) MS Office
2 29 (67.44%) MS Excel
3 1 (2.33%) Solid Edge
3 1 (2.33%) Spreadsheet
3 1 (2.33%) AutoCAD
Business Applications
1 4 (9.30%) SAP R/3
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.33%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 4 (9.30%) Internet
1 4 (9.30%) HTTP
1 4 (9.30%) TCP/IP
2 1 (2.33%) IP Telephony
2 1 (2.33%) LAN
2 1 (2.33%) WAN
2 1 (2.33%) DHCP
General
1 8 (18.60%) Welsh Language
2 2 (4.65%) Retail
3 1 (2.33%) Military
3 1 (2.33%) Aerospace
3 1 (2.33%) Manufacturing
3 1 (2.33%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 20 (46.51%) Analyst
2 19 (44.19%) Service Analyst
3 15 (34.88%) Help Desk Analyst
4 14 (32.56%) 1st Line Support
4 14 (32.56%) Support Analyst
4 14 (32.56%) 1st Line Support Analyst
5 11 (25.58%) Service Desk Analyst
6 8 (18.60%) Architect
6 8 (18.60%) Customer Analyst
7 6 (13.95%) Help Desk Support Analyst
7 6 (13.95%) Help Desk Support
8 4 (9.30%) Integration Architect
8 4 (9.30%) Solutions Architect
8 4 (9.30%) Team Leader
8 4 (9.30%) Service Desk Team Leader
9 2 (4.65%) Help Desk Team Lead
9 2 (4.65%) Enterprise Architect
9 2 (4.65%) Administrator
9 2 (4.65%) Senior Analyst
9 2 (4.65%) Senior Solutions Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (9.30%) Web Services
1 4 (9.30%) J2EE
1 4 (9.30%) WebSphere MQ
1 4 (9.30%) JMS
1 4 (9.30%) REST
1 4 (9.30%) RESTful
2 2 (4.65%) Middleware
3 1 (2.33%) Java EE
Miscellaneous
1 25 (58.14%) Analytical Skills
2 16 (37.21%) Management Information System
3 4 (9.30%) DataPower
Operating Systems
1 7 (16.28%) Windows Server 2008
1 7 (16.28%) Windows
2 6 (13.95%) Windows 7
3 5 (11.63%) Windows Server 2003
4 4 (9.30%) Windows Vista
5 3 (6.98%) Windows XP
6 1 (2.33%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 31 (72.09%) ITIL
2 19 (44.19%) Service Management
3 17 (39.53%) ITSM
4 14 (32.56%) Business Continuity
5 6 (13.95%) Business Transformation
6 5 (11.63%) E-Commerce
7 4 (9.30%) ERP
7 4 (9.30%) CRM
7 4 (9.30%) B2B
7 4 (9.30%) EAI
7 4 (9.30%) SOA
7 4 (9.30%) Problem Management
8 3 (6.98%) Mentoring
9 2 (4.65%) TOGAF
9 2 (4.65%) Critical Path Analysis
9 2 (4.65%) Enterprise Architecture
9 2 (4.65%) Trend Analysis
10 1 (2.33%) Waterfall
10 1 (2.33%) Coaching
10 1 (2.33%) Agile Software Development
Programming Languages
1 35 (81.40%) C
2 3 (6.98%) Java
Qualifications
1 43 (100.00%) Security Cleared
2 22 (51.16%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
3 13 (30.23%) Microsoft Certification
4 9 (20.93%) MCP
5 8 (18.60%) DV Cleared
6 3 (6.98%) MCITP
6 3 (6.98%) MCSE
6 3 (6.98%) MCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (13.95%) SLA
System Software
1 3 (6.98%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 2 (4.65%) OpenView
1 2 (4.65%) OVSD
1 2 (4.65%) SCCM
Vendors
1 31 (72.09%) Microsoft
2 6 (13.95%) SAP
3 5 (11.63%) IBM
4 2 (4.65%) HP
5 1 (2.33%) hybris
5 1 (2.33%) ServiceNow
5 1 (2.33%) VMware
5 1 (2.33%) Citrix
5 1 (2.33%) Cisco
5 1 (2.33%) Oracle