The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Cheshire with a requirement for Security Cleared qualifications. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 30 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Security Clearance
North West / Cheshire
3 months to
30 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 73 90 68
Rank change year-on-year +17 -22  
Permanent jobs citing Security Cleared 22 10 54
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Cheshire 2.03% 0.76% 3.12%
As % of the Qualifications category 10.05% 3.03% 13.50%
Number of salaries quoted 10 9 48
Median salary £42,500 £30,223 £45,750
Median salary % change year-on-year +40.62% -33.93%  
90% offered a salary of more than £32,000 £30,223 £23,050
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £43,500 £61,215
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £46,500
% change year-on-year - -3.22%  

Security Cleared is in the academic qualifications and professional certifications category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all academic qualifications and professional certifications cited in permanent job vacancies advertised in Cheshire.

Academic & Professional Certification
Cheshire
Permanent job vacancies requiring academic qualifications or professional certifications 219 330 400
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Cheshire 20.18% 25.11% 23.08%
Number of salaries quoted 145 268 290
Median salary £40,000 £36,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +11.11% -10.00%  
90% offered a salary of more than £23,200 £22,000 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £61,215 £52,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,500

Security Cleared
Job Vacancy Trend in Cheshire

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Cheshire citing Security Cleared as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the Qualifications category.

Job vacancy trend for Security Cleared in Cheshire

Security Cleared
Salary Trend in Cheshire

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

Salary trend for Security Cleared in Cheshire

Security Cleared
Salary Histogram in Cheshire

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Security Cleared in Cheshire over the 3 months to 30 March 2017.

Salary histogram for Security Cleared in Cheshire

Security Cleared
Job Locations in Cheshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Security Cleared within the Cheshire region over the 3 months to 30 March 2017. 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 Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Warrington +20 20 £55,000 +81.98% 2
Crewe - 1 £40,000 -
Security Cleared
North West

For the 6 months to 30 March 2017, IT jobs citing Security Cleared also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Cheshire region with a requirement for Security Cleared.

1 34 (87.18%) ITIL
2 29 (74.36%) ITIL Certification
3 25 (64.10%) SC Cleared
4 19 (48.72%) Microsoft
5 18 (46.15%) Service Management
5 18 (46.15%) Service Delivery
5 18 (46.15%) Change Control
6 17 (43.59%) MS Excel
7 16 (41.03%) SLA
7 16 (41.03%) Service Design
8 15 (38.46%) Telecoms
8 15 (38.46%) Firewall
9 14 (35.90%) Cisco
10 13 (33.33%) CCNP
10 13 (33.33%) BC Cleared
10 13 (33.33%) Cisco Certification
10 13 (33.33%) Budget Control
10 13 (33.33%) Unified Communications
10 13 (33.33%) Line Management
11 6 (15.38%) Problem Management
12 4 (10.26%) Incident Management
12 4 (10.26%) Finance
12 4 (10.26%) People Management
13 2 (5.13%) Configuration Management
13 2 (5.13%) LAN
13 2 (5.13%) WAN
13 2 (5.13%) ISO 9000
13 2 (5.13%) Windows
13 2 (5.13%) Change Management
13 2 (5.13%) Wi-Fi

Security Cleared
Co-occurring IT Skills in Cheshire by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Applications
1 17 (43.59%) MS Excel
2 1 (2.56%) MS Office
2 1 (2.56%) Spreadsheet
Communications & Networking
1 15 (38.46%) Firewall
2 13 (33.33%) Unified Communications
3 2 (5.13%) LAN
3 2 (5.13%) WAN
3 2 (5.13%) Wi-Fi
4 1 (2.56%) DHCP
4 1 (2.56%) DNS
Development Applications
1 1 (2.56%) MSI
General
1 15 (38.46%) Telecoms
2 4 (10.26%) Finance
3 1 (2.56%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 15 (38.46%) Operations Manager
2 13 (33.33%) Network Manager
2 13 (33.33%) Network Operations Manager
3 3 (7.69%) Network Engineer
4 2 (5.13%) Head of Operations
4 2 (5.13%) Head of Service Operations
4 2 (5.13%) Service Desk Manager
4 2 (5.13%) Service Manager
5 1 (2.56%) C# .NET Developer
5 1 (2.56%) C# VB.NET Developer
5 1 (2.56%) Cisco Network Support Engineer
5 1 (2.56%) Cisco Support
5 1 (2.56%) Cisco Support Engineer
5 1 (2.56%) Juniper Engineer
5 1 (2.56%) Juniper Support
5 1 (2.56%) Lead .NET Developer
5 1 (2.56%) Lead C# Developer
5 1 (2.56%) Network Support Technician
5 1 (2.56%) NOC Engineer
5 1 (2.56%) NOC Technician
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (2.56%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 1 (2.56%) Driving Licence
Operating Systems
1 2 (5.13%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 34 (87.18%) ITIL
2 18 (46.15%) Change Control
2 18 (46.15%) Service Delivery
2 18 (46.15%) Service Management
3 16 (41.03%) Service Design
4 13 (33.33%) Budget Control
4 13 (33.33%) Line Management
5 6 (15.38%) Problem Management
6 4 (10.26%) Incident Management
6 4 (10.26%) People Management
7 2 (5.13%) Asset Management
7 2 (5.13%) Change Management
7 2 (5.13%) Configuration Management
7 2 (5.13%) Critical Success Factor
7 2 (5.13%) ITIL V3
7 2 (5.13%) Time Management
8 1 (2.56%) Application Packaging
8 1 (2.56%) PRINCE
8 1 (2.56%) PRINCE2
8 1 (2.56%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (2.56%) C#
1 1 (2.56%) PowerShell
1 1 (2.56%) SQL
1 1 (2.56%) VB
1 1 (2.56%) VB.NET
1 1 (2.56%) VB6
1 1 (2.56%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 29 (74.36%) ITIL Certification
2 25 (64.10%) SC Cleared
3 13 (33.33%) BC Cleared
3 13 (33.33%) CCNP
3 13 (33.33%) Cisco Certification
4 1 (2.56%) MCP
4 1 (2.56%) MCSE
4 1 (2.56%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 16 (41.03%) SLA
2 2 (5.13%) ISO 9000
2 2 (5.13%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 1 (2.56%) Active Directory
1 1 (2.56%) Microsoft App-V
Systems Management
1 1 (2.56%) BladeLogic
1 1 (2.56%) Microsoft Intune
1 1 (2.56%) SCCM
1 1 (2.56%) SCOrch
Vendors
1 19 (48.72%) Microsoft
2 14 (35.90%) Cisco
3 1 (2.56%) BMC
3 1 (2.56%) Juniper
3 1 (2.56%) Oracle
3 1 (2.56%) Workday
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