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

Location
3 months to
20 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Security Check (SC) Clearance
Rank 62 66 71
Rank change year-on-year
+4 +5
Permanent jobs citing SC Cleared 25 3 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Northamptonshire 2.76% 0.45% 0.76%
As % of the Qualifications category 8.25% 1.90% 1.98%
Number of salaries quoted 17 3 5
Average salary £27,000 £22,000 £23,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+22.72% -4.34%
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+11.11% -
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
303 158 252
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Northamptonshire 33.44% 23.51% 38.47%
Number of salaries quoted 266 140 234
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 £23,000 £22,000 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £50,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.21% +2.50%

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
Salary Histogram in Northamptonshire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing SC Cleared across the Northamptonshire region over the 3 months to 20 August 2014.

SC Cleared Salary Histogram 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 20 August 2014. 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 -7 14 £26,000 +18.18%
SC Cleared
East Midlands

SC Cleared
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Northamptonshire

For the 6 months to 20 August 2014, 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 39 (100.00%) Security Cleared
2 16 (41.03%) Windows
3 15 (38.46%) Microsoft
4 14 (35.90%) ITIL
5 13 (33.33%) MS Office
6 12 (30.77%) C
6 12 (30.77%) EMC
6 12 (30.77%) Firmware
6 12 (30.77%) Degree
6 12 (30.77%) Windows 7
7 11 (28.21%) Windows Server 2008
7 11 (28.21%) Exchange Server 2003
7 11 (28.21%) Exchange Server 2007
7 11 (28.21%) Windows Server 2003
7 11 (28.21%) Microsoft Certification
7 11 (28.21%) MS Exchange
8 10 (25.64%) Windows XP
8 10 (25.64%) MCSE
8 10 (25.64%) MS Excel
8 10 (25.64%) MCP
8 10 (25.64%) TCP/IP
8 10 (25.64%) MPEG
8 10 (25.64%) VHDL
8 10 (25.64%) Windows Vista
9 9 (23.08%) MCITP
9 9 (23.08%) MCSA
10 8 (20.51%) DV Cleared
11 6 (15.38%) SAP
11 6 (15.38%) Active Directory
11 6 (15.38%) Business Transformation

SC Cleared
Top Related IT Skills in Northamptonshire by Category

For the 6 months to 20 August 2014, 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 11 (28.21%) MS Exchange
1 11 (28.21%) Exchange Server 2003
1 11 (28.21%) Exchange Server 2007
2 4 (10.26%) WebSphere
3 1 (2.56%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
Applications
1 13 (33.33%) MS Office
2 10 (25.64%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 4 (10.26%) SAP R/3
Communications & Networking
1 10 (25.64%) TCP/IP
2 5 (12.82%) Internet
3 4 (10.26%) Firewall
4 3 (7.69%) Cisco ASA
4 3 (7.69%) DNS
4 3 (7.69%) SAN
4 3 (7.69%) HTTP
5 2 (5.13%) BIG-IP
6 1 (2.56%) DHCP
Development Applications
1 1 (2.56%) AdminStudio
General
1 5 (12.82%) Electronics
2 4 (10.26%) Welsh Language
3 2 (5.13%) Retail
Job Titles
1 12 (30.77%) Design Engineer
1 12 (30.77%) Senior Design Engineer
2 7 (17.95%) Senior Hardware Engineer
2 7 (17.95%) Service Desk Team Leader
2 7 (17.95%) Hardware Design Engineer
2 7 (17.95%) Team Leader
2 7 (17.95%) Hardware Engineer
2 7 (17.95%) Analyst
3 6 (15.38%) Architect
4 5 (12.82%) Electronics Engineer
5 4 (10.26%) Integration Architect
5 4 (10.26%) Solutions Architect
6 3 (7.69%) Help Desk Analyst
6 3 (7.69%) Service Analyst
6 3 (7.69%) Infrastructure Engineer
6 3 (7.69%) Service Desk Analyst
6 3 (7.69%) Senior Analyst
7 2 (5.13%) Enterprise Architect
7 2 (5.13%) Infrastructure Support Engineer
7 2 (5.13%) Senior Solutions Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (10.26%) J2EE
1 4 (10.26%) Web Services
1 4 (10.26%) JMS
1 4 (10.26%) WebSphere MQ
1 4 (10.26%) RESTful
1 4 (10.26%) REST
2 2 (5.13%) Middleware
3 1 (2.56%) Application Packaging
3 1 (2.56%) Software Packaging
Miscellaneous
1 12 (30.77%) Firmware
2 10 (25.64%) VHDL
2 10 (25.64%) MPEG
3 4 (10.26%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
3 4 (10.26%) DataPower
4 3 (7.69%) Management Information System
4 3 (7.69%) Replication
5 1 (2.56%) Blackberry
Operating Systems
1 16 (41.03%) Windows
2 12 (30.77%) Windows 7
3 11 (28.21%) Windows Server 2008
3 11 (28.21%) Windows Server 2003
4 10 (25.64%) Windows Vista
4 10 (25.64%) Windows XP
5 5 (12.82%) Windows Server 2012
6 2 (5.13%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (35.90%) ITIL
2 6 (15.38%) Business Transformation
3 4 (10.26%) CRM
3 4 (10.26%) Service Management
3 4 (10.26%) ERP
3 4 (10.26%) EAI
3 4 (10.26%) SOA
3 4 (10.26%) B2B
3 4 (10.26%) Validation
4 3 (7.69%) ITSM
4 3 (7.69%) Workflow
4 3 (7.69%) Business Continuity
4 3 (7.69%) Configuration Management
5 2 (5.13%) Service Delivery
5 2 (5.13%) E-Commerce
5 2 (5.13%) TOGAF
5 2 (5.13%) Critical Path Analysis
5 2 (5.13%) Enterprise Architecture
6 1 (2.56%) Data Management
6 1 (2.56%) Migration
Programming Languages
1 12 (30.77%) C
2 4 (10.26%) SQL
3 2 (5.13%) Embedded C
3 2 (5.13%) Embedded C++
3 2 (5.13%) C++
Qualifications
1 39 (100.00%) Security Cleared
2 12 (30.77%) Degree
3 11 (28.21%) Microsoft Certification
4 10 (25.64%) MCP
4 10 (25.64%) MCSE
5 9 (23.08%) MCSA
5 9 (23.08%) MCITP
6 8 (20.51%) DV Cleared
7 3 (7.69%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (10.26%) SLA
System Software
1 6 (15.38%) Active Directory
2 4 (10.26%) Hyper-V
3 1 (2.56%) XenApp
3 1 (2.56%) XenDesktop
3 1 (2.56%) Terminal Services
3 1 (2.56%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 5 (12.82%) SCCM
2 4 (10.26%) SCOM
3 3 (7.69%) WSUS
Vendors
1 15 (38.46%) Microsoft
2 12 (30.77%) EMC
3 6 (15.38%) SAP
4 4 (10.26%) Cisco
4 4 (10.26%) IBM
5 3 (7.69%) HP
6 2 (5.13%) F5
7 1 (2.56%) VMware