The first table below looks at the demand for Security 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 Security Cleared over the 3 months to 18 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Qualifications for the Northern Ireland region.

Location
3 months to
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Security Clearance
Rank 15 37 31
Rank change year-on-year
+22 -6
Permanent jobs citing Security Cleared 17 8 11
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Northern Ireland 9.09% 2.78% 3.72%
As % of the Qualifications category 32.08% 8.42% 13.10%
Number of salaries quoted 9 6 1
Average salary £26,500 £35,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-24.28% -22.22%
UK excluding London average salary £44,000 £42,500 £44,000
% change year-on-year
+3.52% -3.40%
Qualifications Category
Northern Ireland
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
53 95 84
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Northern Ireland 28.34% 32.99% 28.38%
Number of salaries quoted 40 45 37
Average salary £29,250 £40,000 £32,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-26.87% +25.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £20,000 £26,150 £15,390
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £40,750 £54,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
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Jobs Demand Trend in Northern Ireland

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

Security Cleared Jobs Demand Trend in Northern Ireland

Security Cleared
Salary Trend in Northern Ireland

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

Security Cleared Salary Trend in Northern Ireland

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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 Security Cleared within the Northern Ireland region over the 3 months to 18 April 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
(Click each for more statistics)
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
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Job
Vacancies
County Antrim +20 15 £26,500 -24.28% 3
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Top 30 Related IT Skills in Northern Ireland

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT jobs across the Northern Ireland 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 29 (85.29%) Microsoft
2 26 (76.47%) SQL Server
3 18 (52.94%) GIS
3 18 (52.94%) ESRI
3 18 (52.94%) C#
3 18 (52.94%) HTML
3 18 (52.94%) SQL
3 18 (52.94%) .NET
3 18 (52.94%) Oracle
3 18 (52.94%) Visual Studio
3 18 (52.94%) ASP.NET
3 18 (52.94%) CSS
3 18 (52.94%) Web Services
3 18 (52.94%) XML
3 18 (52.94%) OO
3 18 (52.94%) MS Excel
3 18 (52.94%) SharePoint
3 18 (52.94%) SOA
3 18 (52.94%) Business Intelligence
3 18 (52.94%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 18 (52.94%) Silverlight
3 18 (52.94%) Unit Testing
3 18 (52.94%) BC Cleared
3 18 (52.94%) CTC Cleared
3 18 (52.94%) Open Source
4 11 (32.35%) Firewall
5 10 (29.41%) MVC
5 10 (29.41%) ITIL
6 9 (26.47%) Disaster Recovery
7 8 (23.53%) Symantec

Security Cleared
Top Related IT Skills in Northern Ireland by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT jobs across the Northern Ireland 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 18 (52.94%) SharePoint
2 7 (20.59%) IIS
3 5 (14.71%) Exchange Server 2007
3 5 (14.71%) Exchange Server 2003
3 5 (14.71%) Exchange Server 2010
3 5 (14.71%) MS Exchange
4 1 (2.94%) TIBCO EMS
Applications
1 18 (52.94%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (2.94%) BusinessWorks
Communications & Networking
1 11 (32.35%) Firewall
2 7 (20.59%) NAS
2 7 (20.59%) DHCP
2 7 (20.59%) SAN
2 7 (20.59%) DNS
3 3 (8.82%) Intrusion Detection
4 1 (2.94%) Network Security
4 1 (2.94%) VPN
4 1 (2.94%) Intranet
4 1 (2.94%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 26 (76.47%) SQL Server
2 18 (52.94%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 8 (23.53%) SQL Server 2008
4 7 (20.59%) SQL Server 2000
5 1 (2.94%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 18 (52.94%) Visual Studio
General
1 1 (2.94%) Marketing
1 1 (2.94%) Retail
Job Titles
1 19 (55.88%) Developer
2 16 (47.06%) .NET Developer
3 7 (20.59%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 7 (20.59%) Team Leader
4 6 (17.65%) Senior Developer
4 6 (17.65%) .NET Team Leader
4 6 (17.65%) Senior .NET Developer
5 3 (8.82%) Security Analyst
5 3 (8.82%) Technical Specialist
5 3 (8.82%) Analyst
6 2 (5.88%) Microsoft Developer
7 1 (2.94%) Network Support
7 1 (2.94%) Information Security Analyst
7 1 (2.94%) TIBCO Developer
7 1 (2.94%) Information Analyst
7 1 (2.94%) Network Support Engineer
7 1 (2.94%) Operations Team Leader
7 1 (2.94%) Network Engineer
7 1 (2.94%) Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 18 (52.94%) HTML
1 18 (52.94%) .NET
1 18 (52.94%) ASP.NET
1 18 (52.94%) CSS
1 18 (52.94%) Web Services
1 18 (52.94%) XML
1 18 (52.94%) Silverlight
Miscellaneous
1 18 (52.94%) GIS
1 18 (52.94%) Open Source
2 5 (14.71%) Management Information System
3 4 (11.76%) Clustering
4 1 (2.94%) CESG
4 1 (2.94%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 8 (23.53%) Windows
2 7 (20.59%) Windows Server 2012
3 4 (11.76%) Windows Server 2003
4 3 (8.82%) Windows Server 2008
5 2 (5.88%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (52.94%) OO
1 18 (52.94%) SOA
1 18 (52.94%) Business Intelligence
1 18 (52.94%) Unit Testing
2 10 (29.41%) MVC
2 10 (29.41%) ITIL
3 9 (26.47%) Disaster Recovery
4 7 (20.59%) ITIL V3
4 7 (20.59%) Vulnerability Assessment
5 4 (11.76%) Service Management
5 4 (11.76%) Capacity Management
5 4 (11.76%) Compatibility Testing
6 3 (8.82%) Information Security
6 3 (8.82%) SIEM
6 3 (8.82%) Service Delivery
6 3 (8.82%) Risk Management
7 2 (5.88%) Knowledge Management
8 1 (2.94%) Business Continuity
8 1 (2.94%) Ethical Hacking
8 1 (2.94%) Performance Management
Programming Languages
1 18 (52.94%) C#
1 18 (52.94%) SQL
2 1 (2.94%) PowerShell
2 1 (2.94%) Perl
Qualifications
1 18 (52.94%) BC Cleared
1 18 (52.94%) CTC Cleared
2 8 (23.53%) SC Cleared
3 3 (8.82%) Microsoft Certification
3 3 (8.82%) MCSA
3 3 (8.82%) MCP
4 1 (2.94%) CEH
4 1 (2.94%) CCNA
4 1 (2.94%) CISSP
4 1 (2.94%) Cisco Certification
4 1 (2.94%) CISA
4 1 (2.94%) CISM
4 1 (2.94%) PMP
4 1 (2.94%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (5.88%) SLA
1 2 (5.88%) QA
2 1 (2.94%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (2.94%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 7 (20.59%) vSphere
1 7 (20.59%) VMware ESX
1 7 (20.59%) Active Directory
2 4 (11.76%) XenDesktop
3 1 (2.94%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 8 (23.53%) Backup Exec
2 7 (20.59%) NetBackup
3 4 (11.76%) Norton AntiVirus
4 1 (2.94%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 29 (85.29%) Microsoft
2 18 (52.94%) ESRI
2 18 (52.94%) Oracle
3 8 (23.53%) Symantec
3 8 (23.53%) VMware
4 7 (20.59%) Citrix
4 7 (20.59%) Veritas
4 7 (20.59%) Sophos
5 1 (2.94%) Altiris
5 1 (2.94%) Cisco
5 1 (2.94%) Juniper
5 1 (2.94%) Apple
5 1 (2.94%) CommVault
5 1 (2.94%) TIBCO
Belfast
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £30000.00 - £40000.00 per annum
Posted: 3 hours ago
Belfast
Capita - ITIN
Salary: £26500.00 - £32000.00 per annum
Posted: 9 days ago
Belfast, County Antrim
Steria
Salary: From £23,000 to £26,500 per annum Flexible Benefits
Posted: 17 days ago