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 28 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Security Check (SC) Clearance
Rank 68 62 66
Rank change year-on-year
-6 +4
Permanent jobs citing SC Cleared 14 26 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Northamptonshire 1.50% 2.82% 0.31%
As % of the Qualifications category 5.60% 8.39% 1.28%
Number of salaries quoted 12 16 2
Average salary £21,000 £27,000 £22,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-22.22% +22.72%
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £50,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
-10.00% +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
250 310 156
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Northamptonshire 26.74% 33.59% 24.00%
Number of salaries quoted 224 271 142
Average salary £37,500 £37,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,500 £23,750 £22,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.40% +3.75%

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 28 August 2015.

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 28 August 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
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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 -5 13 £21,000 -19.23% 1
SC Cleared
East Midlands

SC Cleared
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Northamptonshire

For the 6 months to 28 August 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 22 (100.00%) Security Cleared
2 18 (81.82%) MS Office
2 18 (81.82%) MS Excel
2 18 (81.82%) Microsoft
3 17 (77.27%) ITIL
3 17 (77.27%) C
3 17 (77.27%) Service Management
3 17 (77.27%) ITSM
3 17 (77.27%) Management Information System
3 17 (77.27%) Business Continuity
3 17 (77.27%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
3 17 (77.27%) Analytical Skills
4 14 (63.64%) Welsh Language
5 3 (13.64%) SLA
6 2 (9.09%) Windows
6 2 (9.09%) Active Directory
6 2 (9.09%) CESG
6 2 (9.09%) DV Cleared
6 2 (9.09%) Information Assurance
7 1 (4.55%) Hyper-V
7 1 (4.55%) Windows 7
7 1 (4.55%) Cisco ASA
7 1 (4.55%) Windows Server 2008
7 1 (4.55%) Windows 8
7 1 (4.55%) Windows Server 2012
7 1 (4.55%) Exchange Server 2013
7 1 (4.55%) Data Centre
7 1 (4.55%) WSUS
7 1 (4.55%) SCCM
7 1 (4.55%) SCOM

SC Cleared
Top Related IT Skills in Northamptonshire by Category

For the 6 months to 28 August 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 1 (4.55%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 18 (81.82%) MS Office
1 18 (81.82%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 1 (4.55%) DNS
1 1 (4.55%) SAN
1 1 (4.55%) Cisco ASA
Development Applications
1 1 (4.55%) LabVIEW
General
1 14 (63.64%) Welsh Language
2 1 (4.55%) Electronics
2 1 (4.55%) Aerospace
2 1 (4.55%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 17 (77.27%) Help Desk Analyst
1 17 (77.27%) Analyst
2 4 (18.18%) Help Desk Support
3 3 (13.64%) 1st Line Support
4 2 (9.09%) Information Architect
4 2 (9.09%) Security Architect
4 2 (9.09%) Architect
4 2 (9.09%) Information Security Architect
5 1 (4.55%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
5 1 (4.55%) Development Engineer
5 1 (4.55%) Test Development Engineer
5 1 (4.55%) Support Engineer
5 1 (4.55%) 3rd Line Support
5 1 (4.55%) Test Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 17 (77.27%) Management Information System
1 17 (77.27%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (9.09%) CESG
3 1 (4.55%) Data Centre
3 1 (4.55%) Blackberry
Operating Systems
1 2 (9.09%) Windows
2 1 (4.55%) NetWare
2 1 (4.55%) Windows Server 2008
2 1 (4.55%) Windows 7
2 1 (4.55%) Windows 8
2 1 (4.55%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (77.27%) ITIL
1 17 (77.27%) Service Management
1 17 (77.27%) ITSM
1 17 (77.27%) Business Continuity
2 2 (9.09%) Information Assurance
Programming Languages
1 17 (77.27%) C
2 1 (4.55%) SQL
Qualifications
1 22 (100.00%) Security Cleared
2 17 (77.27%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
3 2 (9.09%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (13.64%) SLA
System Software
1 2 (9.09%) Active Directory
2 1 (4.55%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 1 (4.55%) WSUS
1 1 (4.55%) SCCM
1 1 (4.55%) SCOM
Vendors
1 18 (81.82%) Microsoft
2 1 (4.55%) Adobe
2 1 (4.55%) Citrix
2 1 (4.55%) Cisco