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 27 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Security Clearance
Rank 11 26 33
Rank change year-on-year
+15 +7
Permanent jobs citing Security Cleared 16 16 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Northern Ireland 14.81% 8.74% 1.13%
As % of the Qualifications category 31.37% 19.75% 8.57%
Number of salaries quoted 1 4 2
Average salary £40,000 £23,500 £34,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+70.21% -31.88%
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £41,700 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+7.91% +4.25%
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
51 81 35
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Northern Ireland 47.22% 44.26% 13.16%
Number of salaries quoted 17 57 20
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 £19,000
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% -

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 27 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 Londonderry - 11 - -
County Antrim +2 5 £40,000 +70.21%
Security Cleared
UK

Security Cleared
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Northern Ireland

For the 6 months to 27 January 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 21 (67.74%) Oracle
1 21 (67.74%) UNIX
1 21 (67.74%) Linux
1 21 (67.74%) Telecoms
1 21 (67.74%) Finance
1 21 (67.74%) Retail
1 21 (67.74%) Fujitsu
1 21 (67.74%) Oracle Database
2 13 (41.94%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 13 (41.94%) Oracle Linux
2 13 (41.94%) Solaris
2 13 (41.94%) VMS
2 13 (41.94%) Intel
2 13 (41.94%) Control-M
2 13 (41.94%) Shell Script
2 13 (41.94%) E-business
3 8 (25.81%) Hyperion
3 8 (25.81%) Oracle Database 10g
3 8 (25.81%) Oracle Discoverer
3 8 (25.81%) WebLogic
3 8 (25.81%) Essbase
3 8 (25.81%) Oracle RMAN
3 8 (25.81%) Oracle EBS
3 8 (25.81%) Oracle Exadata
3 8 (25.81%) Oracle BI EE
3 8 (25.81%) Oracle EBS R12
3 8 (25.81%) Oracle RAC
3 8 (25.81%) Oracle Database 11g
3 8 (25.81%) Performance Tuning
4 6 (19.35%) SC Cleared

Security Cleared
Top Related IT Skills in Northern Ireland by Category

For the 6 months to 27 January 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 8 (25.81%) WebLogic
2 3 (9.68%) SharePoint
2 3 (9.68%) SharePoint 2010
2 3 (9.68%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 3 (9.68%) MS Excel
2 1 (3.23%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 8 (25.81%) Oracle EBS
1 8 (25.81%) Oracle EBS R12
2 1 (3.23%) SAP IS-U
Cloud Services
1 3 (9.68%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 2 (6.45%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 21 (67.74%) Oracle Database
2 8 (25.81%) Oracle Discoverer
2 8 (25.81%) Oracle Database 10g
2 8 (25.81%) Essbase
2 8 (25.81%) Oracle Database 11g
2 8 (25.81%) Oracle BI EE
2 8 (25.81%) Oracle Exadata
General
1 21 (67.74%) Telecoms
1 21 (67.74%) Finance
1 21 (67.74%) Retail
2 1 (3.23%) Billing
Job Titles
1 13 (41.94%) Linux Specialist
2 8 (25.81%) DBA
2 8 (25.81%) Administrator
2 8 (25.81%) Oracle DBA
3 6 (19.35%) Support Engineer
4 4 (12.90%) Desktop Engineer
4 4 (12.90%) Windows Support Engineer
4 4 (12.90%) Desktop Support Engineer
4 4 (12.90%) Desktop Support
4 4 (12.90%) Developer
5 3 (9.68%) Graduate
5 3 (9.68%) Software Developer
5 3 (9.68%) Graduate Software Developer
5 3 (9.68%) Graduate Developer
6 2 (6.45%) Network Support
6 2 (6.45%) Network Support Engineer
6 2 (6.45%) Network Engineer
7 1 (3.23%) Analyst Developer
7 1 (3.23%) Analyst
7 1 (3.23%) SAP Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (9.68%) .NET
Operating Systems
1 21 (67.74%) Linux
1 21 (67.74%) UNIX
2 13 (41.94%) Solaris
2 13 (41.94%) Oracle Linux
2 13 (41.94%) VMS
2 13 (41.94%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 4 (12.90%) Windows 7
3 4 (12.90%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (41.94%) E-business
2 8 (25.81%) Performance Tuning
3 2 (6.45%) Network Monitoring
4 1 (3.23%) Disaster Recovery
Programming Languages
1 13 (41.94%) Shell Script
2 3 (9.68%) C#
Qualifications
1 6 (19.35%) SC Cleared
2 3 (9.68%) Degree
3 2 (6.45%) CCNA
3 2 (6.45%) Cisco Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (3.23%) SLA
System Software
1 8 (25.81%) Oracle RMAN
1 8 (25.81%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 13 (41.94%) Control-M
Vendors
1 21 (67.74%) Oracle
1 21 (67.74%) Fujitsu
2 13 (41.94%) Intel
3 8 (25.81%) Hyperion
4 3 (9.68%) Microsoft
5 2 (6.45%) Cisco
5 2 (6.45%) Juniper
6 1 (3.23%) SAP