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

Location
3 months to
19 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Security Clearance
Rank 17 25 -
Rank change year-on-year
+8 -
Permanent jobs citing Security Cleared 10 13 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Northern Ireland 8.47% 8.50% -
As % of the Qualifications category 15.63% 16.88% -
Number of salaries quoted 0 7 0
Average salary - £27,500 -
UK excluding London average salary £46,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+8.23% +6.25%
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
64 77 67
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Northern Ireland 54.24% 50.33% 18.31%
Number of salaries quoted 15 64 47
Average salary £30,500 £35,000 £55,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-12.85% -36.36%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £23,000 £19,000
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £60,000 £40,000
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 19 December 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 - 6 - -
County Antrim +2 4 - -
Security Cleared
UK

Security Cleared
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Northern Ireland

For the 6 months to 19 December 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 16 (50.00%) Oracle
1 16 (50.00%) Fujitsu
1 16 (50.00%) Oracle Database
1 16 (50.00%) UNIX
1 16 (50.00%) Linux
1 16 (50.00%) Telecoms
1 16 (50.00%) Finance
1 16 (50.00%) Retail
2 12 (37.50%) SC Cleared
3 10 (31.25%) Windows
3 10 (31.25%) Microsoft
4 8 (25.00%) Intel
4 8 (25.00%) Oracle Discoverer
4 8 (25.00%) Oracle Database 10g
4 8 (25.00%) Essbase
4 8 (25.00%) Oracle Database 11g
4 8 (25.00%) Oracle BI EE
4 8 (25.00%) Oracle Exadata
4 8 (25.00%) Hyperion
4 8 (25.00%) Solaris
4 8 (25.00%) Performance Tuning
4 8 (25.00%) E-business
4 8 (25.00%) VMS
4 8 (25.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 8 (25.00%) Oracle Linux
4 8 (25.00%) Shell Script
4 8 (25.00%) Firewall
4 8 (25.00%) WebLogic
4 8 (25.00%) Oracle EBS
4 8 (25.00%) Oracle EBS R12

Security Cleared
Top Related IT Skills in Northern Ireland by Category

For the 6 months to 19 December 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 8 (25.00%) WebLogic
2 4 (12.50%) SharePoint 2010
2 4 (12.50%) SharePoint
2 4 (12.50%) SharePoint 2013
3 3 (9.38%) MS Exchange
3 3 (9.38%) Exchange Server 2003
3 3 (9.38%) Exchange Server 2007
3 3 (9.38%) Exchange Server 2010
3 3 (9.38%) IIS
Applications
1 4 (12.50%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 8 (25.00%) Oracle EBS
1 8 (25.00%) Oracle EBS R12
Cloud Services
1 4 (12.50%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 8 (25.00%) Firewall
2 6 (18.75%) DHCP
2 6 (18.75%) DNS
3 3 (9.38%) SAN
3 3 (9.38%) NAS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 16 (50.00%) Oracle Database
2 8 (25.00%) Oracle Discoverer
2 8 (25.00%) Oracle Database 10g
2 8 (25.00%) Essbase
2 8 (25.00%) Oracle Database 11g
2 8 (25.00%) Oracle BI EE
2 8 (25.00%) Oracle Exadata
General
1 16 (50.00%) Telecoms
1 16 (50.00%) Finance
1 16 (50.00%) Retail
Job Titles
1 8 (25.00%) DBA
1 8 (25.00%) Administrator
1 8 (25.00%) Oracle DBA
1 8 (25.00%) Linux Specialist
2 6 (18.75%) Support Engineer
3 4 (12.50%) Graduate
3 4 (12.50%) Software Developer
3 4 (12.50%) Desktop Support
3 4 (12.50%) Developer
3 4 (12.50%) Desktop Support Engineer
3 4 (12.50%) Desktop Engineer
3 4 (12.50%) Graduate Software Developer
3 4 (12.50%) Graduate Developer
3 4 (12.50%) Windows Support Engineer
4 3 (9.38%) Infrastructure Support Analyst
4 3 (9.38%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 3 (9.38%) Analyst
4 3 (9.38%) Infrastructure Analyst
4 3 (9.38%) Support Analyst
5 2 (6.25%) Network Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (12.50%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 6 (18.75%) Clustering
2 3 (9.38%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 16 (50.00%) Linux
1 16 (50.00%) UNIX
2 10 (31.25%) Windows
3 8 (25.00%) Solaris
3 8 (25.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 8 (25.00%) VMS
3 8 (25.00%) Oracle Linux
4 4 (12.50%) Windows 7
5 3 (9.38%) Windows Server 2003
5 3 (9.38%) Windows Server 2008
5 3 (9.38%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (25.00%) E-business
1 8 (25.00%) Performance Tuning
2 6 (18.75%) ITIL
2 6 (18.75%) Disaster Recovery
3 3 (9.38%) Vulnerability Assessment
3 3 (9.38%) ITIL V3
4 2 (6.25%) Network Monitoring
Programming Languages
1 8 (25.00%) Shell Script
2 4 (12.50%) C#
Qualifications
1 12 (37.50%) SC Cleared
2 4 (12.50%) Degree
3 2 (6.25%) CCNA
3 2 (6.25%) Cisco Certification
System Software
1 8 (25.00%) Oracle RMAN
1 8 (25.00%) Oracle RAC
2 6 (18.75%) Active Directory
2 6 (18.75%) VMware ESX
3 3 (9.38%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 8 (25.00%) Control-M
2 6 (18.75%) NetBackup
3 3 (9.38%) Backup Exec
3 3 (9.38%) WSUS
3 3 (9.38%) Norton AntiVirus
Vendors
1 16 (50.00%) Oracle
1 16 (50.00%) Fujitsu
2 10 (31.25%) Microsoft
3 8 (25.00%) Intel
3 8 (25.00%) Hyperion
4 6 (18.75%) Veritas
4 6 (18.75%) Sophos
4 6 (18.75%) VMware
5 3 (9.38%) CommVault
5 3 (9.38%) Symantec
5 3 (9.38%) Citrix
6 2 (6.25%) Juniper
6 2 (6.25%) Cisco