The table below looks at the statistics for SC Cleared in IT jobs advertised for the Northern Ireland region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited SC Cleared over the 3 months to 23 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
23 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Security Check (SC) Clearance
Rank 22 - 37
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing SC Cleared 4 0 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Northern Ireland 3.81% - 0.72%
As % of the Qualifications category 7.84% - 5.00%
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 1
Average salary - - £37,500
UK excluding London average salary £47,500 £43,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+9.19% +2.35%
SC Cleared
UK

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

Qualifications Category
Northern Ireland
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
51 80 40
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Northern Ireland 48.57% 45.71% 14.34%
Number of salaries quoted 17 56 25
Average salary £32,500 £30,000 £42,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+8.33% -28.57%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £23,000 £19,200
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £60,000 £37,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

SC Cleared
Jobs Demand Trend in Northern Ireland

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

SC Cleared Jobs Demand Trend in Northern Ireland

SC Cleared
Salary Trend in Northern Ireland

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

SC Cleared Salary Trend in Northern Ireland

SC Cleared
Job Locations in Northern Ireland

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing SC Cleared within the Northern Ireland region over the 3 months to 23 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
County Antrim - 4 - -
SC Cleared
UK

SC Cleared
Top 9 Related IT Skills in Northern Ireland

For the 6 months to 23 January 2015, IT jobs across the Northern Ireland 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 6 (100.00%) Security Cleared
2 4 (66.67%) Windows 7
2 4 (66.67%) Windows
3 2 (33.33%) Cisco
3 2 (33.33%) CCNA
3 2 (33.33%) Cisco Certification
3 2 (33.33%) Juniper
3 2 (33.33%) Firewall
3 2 (33.33%) Network Monitoring

SC Cleared
Top Related IT Skills in Northern Ireland by Category

For the 6 months to 23 January 2015, IT jobs across the Northern Ireland 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.

Communications & Networking
1 2 (33.33%) Firewall
Job Titles
1 6 (100.00%) Support Engineer
2 4 (66.67%) Windows Support Engineer
2 4 (66.67%) Desktop Support Engineer
2 4 (66.67%) Desktop Engineer
2 4 (66.67%) Desktop Support
3 2 (33.33%) Network Engineer
3 2 (33.33%) Network Support
3 2 (33.33%) Network Support Engineer
Operating Systems
1 4 (66.67%) Windows 7
1 4 (66.67%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (33.33%) Network Monitoring
Qualifications
1 6 (100.00%) Security Cleared
2 2 (33.33%) CCNA
2 2 (33.33%) Cisco Certification
Vendors
1 2 (33.33%) Cisco
1 2 (33.33%) Juniper