The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Lancashire with a requirement for Security Cleared qualifications. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 26 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
26 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Security Clearance
North West / Lancashire
Rank 48 36 44
Rank change year-on-year -12 +8  
Permanent jobs citing Security Cleared 7 15 11
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Lancashire 1.69% 4.52% 2.58%
As % of the Qualifications category 8.86% 14.42% 11.70%
Number of salaries quoted 2 8 9
Median salary £50,000 £37,500 £34,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +33.33% +10.29%  
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 Lancashire.

Academic & Professional Certification
Lancashire
Permanent job vacancies requiring academic qualifications or professional certifications 79 104 94
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Lancashire 19.08% 31.33% 22.07%
Number of salaries quoted 66 78 86
Median salary £40,000 £37,500 £30,969
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.66% +21.09%  
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £23,500 £20,000
10% offered a salary of more than £41,000 £55,000 £46,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,500

Security Cleared
Job Vacancy Trend in Lancashire

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Lancashire 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 Lancashire

Security Cleared
Salary Trend in Lancashire

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

Salary trend for Security Cleared in Lancashire

Security Cleared
Job Locations in Lancashire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Security Cleared within the Lancashire region over the 3 months to 26 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
Chorley -9 2 - -
Security Cleared
North West

Security Cleared
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Lancashire

For the 6 months to 26 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 Lancashire region with a requirement for Security Cleared.

1 14 (73.68%) SC Cleared
2 10 (52.63%) vSphere
2 10 (52.63%) Computer Science
2 10 (52.63%) Unix
2 10 (52.63%) Linux
3 9 (47.37%) Degree
4 8 (42.11%) Windows
5 6 (31.58%) C#
5 6 (31.58%) SQL
5 6 (31.58%) DNS
5 6 (31.58%) VMware
5 6 (31.58%) Active Directory
5 6 (31.58%) Analytical Skills
6 5 (26.32%) JavaScript
6 5 (26.32%) HP
7 4 (21.05%) BMC
7 4 (21.05%) CA
7 4 (21.05%) DHCP
7 4 (21.05%) SNMP
7 4 (21.05%) IBM
7 4 (21.05%) IPv4
7 4 (21.05%) Compuware
7 4 (21.05%) VB
7 4 (21.05%) C++
7 4 (21.05%) Java
7 4 (21.05%) Management Information System
7 4 (21.05%) OpenView
7 4 (21.05%) Tivoli
7 4 (21.05%) BMC PATROL
7 4 (21.05%) Nagios

Security Cleared
Top Related IT Skills in Lancashire 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:

Application Platforms
1 4 (21.05%) OpenStack
Applications
1 1 (5.26%) MS PowerPoint
Cloud Services
1 1 (5.26%) Google Analytics
1 1 (5.26%) Google Tag Manager
Communications & Networking
1 6 (31.58%) DNS
2 4 (21.05%) DHCP
2 4 (21.05%) IPv4
2 4 (21.05%) SNMP
3 2 (10.53%) Cisco Nexus
3 2 (10.53%) Firewall
3 2 (10.53%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (10.53%) SQL Server
General
1 1 (5.26%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 4 (21.05%) Deployment Engineer
1 4 (21.05%) Systems Engineer
2 2 (10.53%) 3rd Line Engineer
2 2 (10.53%) 3rd Line Network Engineer
2 2 (10.53%) Administrator
2 2 (10.53%) Architect
2 2 (10.53%) DBA
2 2 (10.53%) Enterprise Architect
2 2 (10.53%) IT Engineer
2 2 (10.53%) Network Engineer
2 2 (10.53%) SQL DBA
2 2 (10.53%) Unix Administrator
2 2 (10.53%) Unix Engineer
2 2 (10.53%) Wintel Engineer
3 1 (5.26%) Analyst
3 1 (5.26%) Analytics Manager
3 1 (5.26%) Digital Analytics Analyst
3 1 (5.26%) Digital Analytics Manager
3 1 (5.26%) Google Analytics Analyst
3 1 (5.26%) Google Analytics Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (21.05%) RESTful
2 2 (10.53%) XML
2 2 (10.53%) XSLT
3 1 (5.26%) CSS
3 1 (5.26%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 10 (52.63%) Computer Science
2 6 (31.58%) Analytical Skills
3 4 (21.05%) e-Health
3 4 (21.05%) Management Information System
4 3 (15.79%) Linux Command Line
5 2 (10.53%) Clustering
6 1 (5.26%) New Media
6 1 (5.26%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 10 (52.63%) Linux
1 10 (52.63%) Unix
2 8 (42.11%) Windows
3 2 (10.53%) AIX
3 2 (10.53%) HPUX
3 2 (10.53%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 2 (10.53%) Solaris
3 2 (10.53%) Windows 2000
3 2 (10.53%) Windows Server
3 2 (10.53%) Windows Server 2003
3 2 (10.53%) Windows Server 2008
3 2 (10.53%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (21.05%) Creative Problem-Solving
1 4 (21.05%) Software Engineering
1 4 (21.05%) Structured Programming
2 2 (10.53%) Capacity Management
2 2 (10.53%) Data Migration
2 2 (10.53%) Disaster Recovery
2 2 (10.53%) ERP
2 2 (10.53%) IT Strategy
2 2 (10.53%) Load Balancing
2 2 (10.53%) Migration
2 2 (10.53%) MODAF
2 2 (10.53%) Problem Management
2 2 (10.53%) Root Cause Analysis
2 2 (10.53%) Server Building
2 2 (10.53%) TOGAF
2 2 (10.53%) Zachman Framework
3 1 (5.26%) Analytics
3 1 (5.26%) Data Analysis
3 1 (5.26%) Multivariate Testing
3 1 (5.26%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 6 (31.58%) C#
1 6 (31.58%) SQL
2 5 (26.32%) JavaScript
3 4 (21.05%) Bash Shell
3 4 (21.05%) C++
3 4 (21.05%) Java
3 4 (21.05%) PowerShell
3 4 (21.05%) VB
4 2 (10.53%) C
Qualifications
1 14 (73.68%) SC Cleared
2 9 (47.37%) Degree
3 4 (21.05%) BPSS Clearance
4 2 (10.53%) CCNP
4 2 (10.53%) Cisco Certification
5 1 (5.26%) BC Cleared
5 1 (5.26%) DBS Check
System Software
1 10 (52.63%) vSphere
2 6 (31.58%) Active Directory
3 4 (21.05%) vCloud
3 4 (21.05%) VMware Infrastructure
4 2 (10.53%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 4 (21.05%) BMC PATROL
1 4 (21.05%) Nagios
1 4 (21.05%) OpenView
1 4 (21.05%) Tivoli
1 4 (21.05%) Tivoli Endpoint Manager
2 2 (10.53%) Microsoft Clustering
Vendors
1 6 (31.58%) VMware
2 5 (26.32%) HP
3 4 (21.05%) BMC
3 4 (21.05%) CA
3 4 (21.05%) Compuware
3 4 (21.05%) Dynatrace
3 4 (21.05%) IBM
3 4 (21.05%) Nimsoft
4 2 (10.53%) Cisco
4 2 (10.53%) F5
4 2 (10.53%) Juniper
4 2 (10.53%) Oracle
4 2 (10.53%) Red Hat
4 2 (10.53%) Sun
4 2 (10.53%) Sybase
4 2 (10.53%) Veritas
5 1 (5.26%) Google