The table below looks at the statistics for Security Cleared in IT jobs advertised for the Preston region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Security Cleared over the 3 months to 17 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
17 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Security Clearance
Rank 33 20 17
Rank change year-on-year
-13 -3
Permanent jobs citing Security Cleared 5 5 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Preston 2.86% 4.67% 6.82%
As % of the Qualifications category 13.16% 22.73% 35.29%
Number of salaries quoted 3 5 3
Average salary £47,500 £39,500 £60,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+20.25% -34.16%
UK excluding London average salary £46,250 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+8.82% +6.25%
Security Cleared
Lancashire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Qualifications category in permanent jobs advertised in the Preston region.

Qualifications Category
Preston
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
38 22 17
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Preston 21.71% 20.56% 19.32%
Number of salaries quoted 27 20 12
Average salary £35,000 £30,000 £25,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+16.66% +20.00%
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

Security Cleared
Jobs Demand Trend in Preston

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

Security Cleared Jobs Demand Trend in Preston

Security Cleared
Salary Trend in Preston

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

Security Cleared Salary Trend in Preston

Security Cleared
Top 28 Related IT Skills in Preston

For the 6 months to 17 December 2014, IT jobs across the Preston 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 13 (92.86%) SC Cleared
2 6 (42.86%) Finance
3 5 (35.71%) Oracle
3 5 (35.71%) WebLogic
3 5 (35.71%) SAP
3 5 (35.71%) Linux
3 5 (35.71%) EAI
3 5 (35.71%) WebLogic Portal
3 5 (35.71%) Middleware
3 5 (35.71%) Aerospace
3 5 (35.71%) Manufacturing
3 5 (35.71%) Degree
3 5 (35.71%) Computer Science
4 4 (28.57%) SQL
4 4 (28.57%) ERP
4 4 (28.57%) SAP HR
4 4 (28.57%) SAP Payroll
4 4 (28.57%) SAP Implementation
5 3 (21.43%) PL/SQL
5 3 (21.43%) ABAP
6 1 (7.14%) MS Project
6 1 (7.14%) UNIX
6 1 (7.14%) SAP FI
6 1 (7.14%) Firewall
6 1 (7.14%) SAP FI/CO
6 1 (7.14%) SAP CO
6 1 (7.14%) SAP HCM
6 1 (7.14%) Portfolio Management

Security Cleared
Top Related IT Skills in Preston by Category

For the 6 months to 17 December 2014, IT jobs across the Preston 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 5 (35.71%) WebLogic
1 5 (35.71%) WebLogic Portal
Applications
1 1 (7.14%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 4 (28.57%) SAP HR
1 4 (28.57%) SAP Payroll
2 1 (7.14%) SAP HCM
2 1 (7.14%) SAP FI
2 1 (7.14%) SAP CO
2 1 (7.14%) SAP FI/CO
Communications & Networking
1 1 (7.14%) Firewall
General
1 6 (42.86%) Finance
2 5 (35.71%) Aerospace
2 5 (35.71%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 5 (35.71%) Systems Administrator
1 5 (35.71%) Administrator
2 4 (28.57%) Consultant
2 4 (28.57%) SAP HR Consultant
2 4 (28.57%) SAP Consultant
3 3 (21.43%) Support Analyst
3 3 (21.43%) SAP Payroll Consultant
3 3 (21.43%) Payroll Consultant
3 3 (21.43%) SAP HR/Payroll Consultant
3 3 (21.43%) Analyst
3 3 (21.43%) IFS Support Analyst
4 1 (7.14%) Middleware Administrator
4 1 (7.14%) SAP HCM Consultant
4 1 (7.14%) Project Manager
4 1 (7.14%) SAP Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (35.71%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 5 (35.71%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 5 (35.71%) Linux
2 1 (7.14%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (35.71%) EAI
2 4 (28.57%) SAP Implementation
2 4 (28.57%) ERP
3 1 (7.14%) Portfolio Management
Programming Languages
1 4 (28.57%) SQL
2 3 (21.43%) ABAP
2 3 (21.43%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 13 (92.86%) SC Cleared
2 5 (35.71%) Degree
Vendors
1 5 (35.71%) Oracle
1 5 (35.71%) SAP