The table below looks at the statistics 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 17 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
17 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Security Clearance
Rank 28 16 38
Rank change year-on-year
-12 +22
Permanent jobs citing Security Cleared 4 15 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Northern Ireland 3.23% 7.61% 2.42%
As % of the Qualifications category 6.78% 28.30% 7.37%
Number of salaries quoted 0 7 5
Average salary - £26,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -24.28%
UK excluding London average salary £47,000 £44,000 £42,000
% change year-on-year
+6.81% +4.76%
Security 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
59 53 95
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Northern Ireland 47.58% 26.90% 32.87%
Number of salaries quoted 44 40 45
Average salary £30,000 £29,250 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.56% -26.87%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,000 £19,700 £26,450
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £53,500 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

Security Cleared
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

Security 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 Security Cleared within the Northern Ireland region over the 3 months to 17 April 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 Londonderry - 4 - -
Security Cleared
UK

Security Cleared
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Northern Ireland

For the 6 months to 17 April 2015, 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 14 (73.68%) Oracle
1 14 (73.68%) Linux
1 14 (73.68%) UNIX
1 14 (73.68%) Telecoms
1 14 (73.68%) Finance
1 14 (73.68%) Retail
1 14 (73.68%) Fujitsu
1 14 (73.68%) Oracle Database
2 11 (57.89%) Oracle Linux
2 11 (57.89%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 11 (57.89%) E-business
2 11 (57.89%) Intel
2 11 (57.89%) Solaris
2 11 (57.89%) Control-M
2 11 (57.89%) Shell Script
2 11 (57.89%) VMS
3 4 (21.05%) Windows
3 4 (21.05%) SC Cleared
3 4 (21.05%) Windows 7
4 3 (15.79%) Oracle Exadata
4 3 (15.79%) Performance Tuning
4 3 (15.79%) Oracle EBS R12
4 3 (15.79%) Oracle BI EE
4 3 (15.79%) Oracle RAC
4 3 (15.79%) Oracle Database 11g
4 3 (15.79%) Oracle EBS
4 3 (15.79%) Hyperion
4 3 (15.79%) Essbase
4 3 (15.79%) Oracle RMAN
4 3 (15.79%) Oracle Database 10g

Security Cleared
Top Related IT Skills in Northern Ireland by Category

For the 6 months to 17 April 2015, 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 3 (15.79%) WebLogic
Applications
1 1 (5.26%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 3 (15.79%) Oracle EBS
1 3 (15.79%) Oracle EBS R12
2 1 (5.26%) SAP IS-U
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (73.68%) Oracle Database
2 3 (15.79%) Oracle Discoverer
2 3 (15.79%) Oracle Database 10g
2 3 (15.79%) Essbase
2 3 (15.79%) Oracle Database 11g
2 3 (15.79%) Oracle BI EE
2 3 (15.79%) Oracle Exadata
General
1 14 (73.68%) Telecoms
1 14 (73.68%) Finance
1 14 (73.68%) Retail
2 1 (5.26%) Billing
Job Titles
1 11 (57.89%) Linux Specialist
2 4 (21.05%) Windows Support Engineer
2 4 (21.05%) Desktop Support
2 4 (21.05%) Support Engineer
2 4 (21.05%) Desktop Support Engineer
2 4 (21.05%) Desktop Engineer
3 3 (15.79%) Administrator
3 3 (15.79%) Oracle DBA
3 3 (15.79%) DBA
4 1 (5.26%) Developer
4 1 (5.26%) Analyst
4 1 (5.26%) SAP Developer
4 1 (5.26%) Analyst Developer
Operating Systems
1 14 (73.68%) Linux
1 14 (73.68%) UNIX
2 11 (57.89%) Solaris
2 11 (57.89%) Oracle Linux
2 11 (57.89%) VMS
2 11 (57.89%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 4 (21.05%) Windows 7
3 4 (21.05%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (57.89%) E-business
2 3 (15.79%) Performance Tuning
3 1 (5.26%) Disaster Recovery
Programming Languages
1 11 (57.89%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 4 (21.05%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (5.26%) SLA
System Software
1 3 (15.79%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 11 (57.89%) Control-M
2 3 (15.79%) Oracle RMAN
Vendors
1 14 (73.68%) Oracle
1 14 (73.68%) Fujitsu
2 11 (57.89%) Intel
3 3 (15.79%) Hyperion
4 1 (5.26%) SAP