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 19 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
19 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Security Clearance
Rank 17 33 -
Rank change year-on-year
+16 -
Permanent jobs citing Security Cleared 22 3 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Northern Ireland 11.83% 1.81% -
As % of the Qualifications category 23.91% 8.11% -
Number of salaries quoted 8 1 0
Average salary £24,000 £35,000 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
-31.42% -
UK excluding London average salary £47,500 £42,500 £41,500
% change year-on-year
+11.76% +2.40%
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
92 37 88
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Northern Ireland 49.46% 22.29% 34.92%
Number of salaries quoted 31 24 47
Average salary £26,000 £33,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-22.38% -4.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £18,000 £23,000 £15,390
10% offered a salary of more than £34,340 £60,000 £40,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.50% -

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 19 September 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
County Londonderry - 14 - - 2
County Antrim +3 8 £24,000 -31.42% 2
Security Cleared
UK

Security Cleared
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Northern Ireland

For the 6 months to 19 September 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 (64.44%) Microsoft
1 29 (64.44%) Firewall
2 28 (62.22%) SC Cleared
3 24 (53.33%) Disaster Recovery
3 24 (53.33%) Windows
4 23 (51.11%) ITIL
4 23 (51.11%) DHCP
4 23 (51.11%) DNS
4 23 (51.11%) Active Directory
4 23 (51.11%) Veritas
4 23 (51.11%) Sophos
4 23 (51.11%) VMware
4 23 (51.11%) VMware ESX
4 23 (51.11%) NetBackup
5 19 (42.22%) Backup Exec
5 19 (42.22%) Vulnerability Assessment
5 19 (42.22%) NAS
5 19 (42.22%) vSphere
5 19 (42.22%) ITIL V3
5 19 (42.22%) Symantec
5 19 (42.22%) Citrix
5 19 (42.22%) SAN
5 19 (42.22%) IIS
5 19 (42.22%) Windows Server 2012
6 18 (40.00%) Clustering
7 15 (33.33%) SQL Server
8 14 (31.11%) MS Exchange
8 14 (31.11%) Windows Server 2003
8 14 (31.11%) Norton AntiVirus
8 14 (31.11%) Exchange Server 2010

Security Cleared
Top Related IT Skills in Northern Ireland by Category

For the 6 months to 19 September 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 19 (42.22%) IIS
2 14 (31.11%) Exchange Server 2010
2 14 (31.11%) MS Exchange
2 14 (31.11%) Exchange Server 2003
2 14 (31.11%) Exchange Server 2007
3 6 (13.33%) SharePoint
4 5 (11.11%) WebLogic
5 4 (8.89%) SharePoint 2013
5 4 (8.89%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 6 (13.33%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 5 (11.11%) Oracle EBS
1 5 (11.11%) Oracle EBS R12
Cloud Services
1 4 (8.89%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 29 (64.44%) Firewall
2 23 (51.11%) DHCP
2 23 (51.11%) DNS
3 19 (42.22%) SAN
3 19 (42.22%) NAS
4 3 (6.67%) Network Security
5 1 (2.22%) Intranet
5 1 (2.22%) Internet
5 1 (2.22%) HTTP
5 1 (2.22%) VPN
5 1 (2.22%) Intrusion Detection
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (33.33%) SQL Server
2 13 (28.89%) SQL Server 2000
2 13 (28.89%) SQL Server 2008
3 10 (22.22%) Oracle Database
4 5 (11.11%) Oracle Exadata
4 5 (11.11%) Oracle Database 11g
4 5 (11.11%) Oracle BI EE
4 5 (11.11%) Essbase
4 5 (11.11%) Oracle Discoverer
4 5 (11.11%) Oracle Database 10g
5 2 (4.44%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 2 (4.44%) Visual Studio
General
1 10 (22.22%) Telecoms
1 10 (22.22%) Finance
1 10 (22.22%) Retail
Job Titles
1 19 (42.22%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 6 (13.33%) Developer
3 5 (11.11%) Analyst
3 5 (11.11%) Network Engineer
3 5 (11.11%) DBA
3 5 (11.11%) Administrator
3 5 (11.11%) Oracle DBA
3 5 (11.11%) Linux Specialist
4 4 (8.89%) Graduate Software Developer
4 4 (8.89%) Graduate Developer
4 4 (8.89%) Infrastructure Support Analyst
4 4 (8.89%) Infrastructure Analyst
4 4 (8.89%) Graduate
4 4 (8.89%) Software Developer
4 4 (8.89%) Support Analyst
5 3 (6.67%) Support Engineer
5 3 (6.67%) Network Support
5 3 (6.67%) Network Support Engineer
6 2 (4.44%) Security Engineer
6 2 (4.44%) 3rd Line Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (13.33%) .NET
2 2 (4.44%) ASP.NET
2 2 (4.44%) HTML
2 2 (4.44%) CSS
2 2 (4.44%) Web Services
2 2 (4.44%) XML
2 2 (4.44%) Silverlight
3 1 (2.22%) COM
Miscellaneous
1 18 (40.00%) Clustering
2 7 (15.56%) NHS
3 2 (4.44%) GIS
3 2 (4.44%) PKI
3 2 (4.44%) Open Source
4 1 (2.22%) Management Information System
4 1 (2.22%) CESG
Operating Systems
1 24 (53.33%) Windows
2 19 (42.22%) Windows Server 2012
3 14 (31.11%) Windows Server 2003
4 11 (24.44%) Linux
5 10 (22.22%) UNIX
6 9 (20.00%) Windows Server 2008
7 5 (11.11%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 5 (11.11%) Oracle Linux
7 5 (11.11%) VMS
7 5 (11.11%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 24 (53.33%) Disaster Recovery
2 23 (51.11%) ITIL
3 19 (42.22%) Vulnerability Assessment
3 19 (42.22%) ITIL V3
4 8 (17.78%) Compatibility Testing
4 8 (17.78%) Capacity Management
5 5 (11.11%) Performance Tuning
5 5 (11.11%) E-business
6 3 (6.67%) Security Management
6 3 (6.67%) Network Monitoring
7 2 (4.44%) Unit Testing
7 2 (4.44%) OO
7 2 (4.44%) SOA
7 2 (4.44%) Business Intelligence
8 1 (2.22%) Project Management
8 1 (2.22%) Information Security Management
8 1 (2.22%) PRINCE2
8 1 (2.22%) SIEM
8 1 (2.22%) Risk Management
8 1 (2.22%) Business Continuity
Programming Languages
1 6 (13.33%) C#
2 5 (11.11%) Shell Script
3 2 (4.44%) SQL
Qualifications
1 28 (62.22%) SC Cleared
2 4 (8.89%) Degree
3 3 (6.67%) CCNA
3 3 (6.67%) Cisco Certification
4 2 (4.44%) BC Cleared
4 2 (4.44%) CTC Cleared
5 1 (2.22%) CISSP
5 1 (2.22%) PMP
5 1 (2.22%) PMI Certification
5 1 (2.22%) CISA
5 1 (2.22%) CISM
5 1 (2.22%) CEH
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.22%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 1 (2.22%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 23 (51.11%) Active Directory
1 23 (51.11%) VMware ESX
2 19 (42.22%) vSphere
3 8 (17.78%) XenDesktop
4 5 (11.11%) Oracle RMAN
4 5 (11.11%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 23 (51.11%) NetBackup
2 19 (42.22%) Backup Exec
3 14 (31.11%) Norton AntiVirus
4 5 (11.11%) Control-M
5 4 (8.89%) WSUS
Vendors
1 29 (64.44%) Microsoft
2 23 (51.11%) Veritas
2 23 (51.11%) Sophos
2 23 (51.11%) VMware
3 19 (42.22%) Symantec
3 19 (42.22%) Citrix
4 12 (26.67%) Oracle
5 10 (22.22%) Fujitsu
6 5 (11.11%) Intel
6 5 (11.11%) Hyperion
7 4 (8.89%) CommVault
8 3 (6.67%) Juniper
8 3 (6.67%) Cisco
9 2 (4.44%) ESRI
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