The table below looks at the statistics for Security Cleared in IT jobs advertised for the Sheffield region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Security Cleared over the 3 months to 21 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
21 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Security Clearance
Rank 71 49 48
Rank change year-on-year
-22 -1
Permanent jobs citing Security Cleared 8 20 11
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Sheffield 1.03% 2.69% 2.21%
As % of the Qualifications category 4.26% 8.33% 9.48%
Number of salaries quoted 8 18 9
Average salary £29,900 £29,900 £32,200
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -7.14%
UK excluding London average salary £47,500 £44,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+7.95% +3.52%
Security Cleared
South Yorkshire

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

Qualifications Category
Sheffield
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
188 240 116
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Sheffield 24.16% 32.30% 23.29%
Number of salaries quoted 151 193 99
Average salary £35,000 £34,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.94% -15.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,150 £22,500 £24,150
10% offered a salary of more than £41,500 £55,000 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

Security Cleared
Jobs Demand Trend in Sheffield

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

Security Cleared Jobs Demand Trend in Sheffield

Security Cleared
Salary Trend in Sheffield

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

Security Cleared Salary Trend in Sheffield

Security Cleared
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Sheffield

For the 6 months to 21 April 2015, IT jobs across the Sheffield 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 19 (86.36%) IBM
2 14 (63.64%) UNIX
3 13 (59.09%) SAN
3 13 (59.09%) AIX
3 13 (59.09%) HPUX
3 13 (59.09%) Solaris
3 13 (59.09%) Linux
3 13 (59.09%) LPAR
4 7 (31.82%) Windows Server 2012
4 7 (31.82%) HP
4 7 (31.82%) Windows Server 2008
4 7 (31.82%) Windows Server 2003
4 7 (31.82%) Microsoft
4 7 (31.82%) Windows
5 6 (27.27%) ITIL
5 6 (27.27%) MCP
5 6 (27.27%) Change Management
5 6 (27.27%) VMware
5 6 (27.27%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
5 6 (27.27%) Mentoring
6 3 (13.64%) SC Cleared
7 1 (4.55%) Cisco ASA
7 1 (4.55%) SQL Server 2008
7 1 (4.55%) Cisco Certification
7 1 (4.55%) Microsoft Certification
7 1 (4.55%) MS PowerPoint
7 1 (4.55%) Dynamics NAV
7 1 (4.55%) Dynamics CRM
7 1 (4.55%) MCITP
7 1 (4.55%) CCTV

Security Cleared
Top Related IT Skills in Sheffield by Category

For the 6 months to 21 April 2015, IT jobs across the Sheffield 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 1 (4.55%) MS Exchange
1 1 (4.55%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 1 (4.55%) MS Project
1 1 (4.55%) MS Office
1 1 (4.55%) MS Excel
1 1 (4.55%) MS Visio
1 1 (4.55%) Acrobat
1 1 (4.55%) AutoCAD
1 1 (4.55%) SOLIDWORKS
1 1 (4.55%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 1 (4.55%) Primavera
1 1 (4.55%) Dynamics NAV
1 1 (4.55%) Dynamics CRM
Communications & Networking
1 13 (59.09%) SAN
2 1 (4.55%) Firewall
2 1 (4.55%) Wireless
2 1 (4.55%) IPsec
2 1 (4.55%) Cisco ASA
2 1 (4.55%) Structured Cabling
2 1 (4.55%) PBX
2 1 (4.55%) TCP/IP
2 1 (4.55%) VPN
2 1 (4.55%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (4.55%) SQL Server
1 1 (4.55%) SQL Server 2008
General
1 1 (4.55%) Legal
Job Titles
1 13 (59.09%) Systems Administrator
1 13 (59.09%) Administrator
1 13 (59.09%) AIX Administrator
2 6 (27.27%) Windows Server Engineer
2 6 (27.27%) Windows Support Engineer
2 6 (27.27%) Server Engineer
2 6 (27.27%) Server Support Engineer
2 6 (27.27%) Server Support
2 6 (27.27%) Support Engineer
3 1 (4.55%) 3rd Line Support
3 1 (4.55%) IT Manager
3 1 (4.55%) Consultant
3 1 (4.55%) Salesforce.com Consultant
3 1 (4.55%) Security Manager
Miscellaneous
1 13 (59.09%) LPAR
2 1 (4.55%) CCTV
2 1 (4.55%) Data Protection Act
Operating Systems
1 14 (63.64%) UNIX
2 13 (59.09%) AIX
2 13 (59.09%) HPUX
2 13 (59.09%) Solaris
2 13 (59.09%) Linux
3 7 (31.82%) Windows
3 7 (31.82%) Windows Server 2003
3 7 (31.82%) Windows Server 2008
3 7 (31.82%) Windows Server 2012
4 1 (4.55%) Windows 7
4 1 (4.55%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (27.27%) ITIL
1 6 (27.27%) Change Management
1 6 (27.27%) Mentoring
2 1 (4.55%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (4.55%) Data Protection
2 1 (4.55%) CRM
Programming Languages
1 1 (4.55%) SQL
Qualifications
1 6 (27.27%) MCP
1 6 (27.27%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
2 3 (13.64%) SC Cleared
3 1 (4.55%) MCITP
3 1 (4.55%) MCSE
3 1 (4.55%) MCSA
3 1 (4.55%) CCNA
3 1 (4.55%) Cisco Certification
3 1 (4.55%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (4.55%) QA
1 1 (4.55%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 1 (4.55%) Terminal Services
Systems Management
1 1 (4.55%) ARCserve
1 1 (4.55%) WSUS
1 1 (4.55%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
Vendors
1 19 (86.36%) IBM
2 7 (31.82%) Microsoft
2 7 (31.82%) HP
3 6 (27.27%) VMware
4 1 (4.55%) Cisco
4 1 (4.55%) Adobe
4 1 (4.55%) CA
4 1 (4.55%) Salesforce.com
4 1 (4.55%) Symantec