Period
to 23 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Manchester with a requirement for SC Cleared qualifications. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered over the 6 months to 23 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Security Check (SC) Clearance
North West > Manchester
6 months to
23 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 249 266 240
Rank change year-on-year +17 -26 -55
Permanent jobs citing SC Cleared 55 23 34
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Manchester 0.69% 0.31% 0.46%
As % of the Qualifications category 3.23% 1.40% 1.85%
Number of salaries quoted 39 21 27
Manchester median annual salary £37,500 £45,000 £67,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -16.67% -33.33% +45.16%
10th Percentile £32,500 £29,000 £48,500
90th Percentile £77,500 £65,000 £73,500
North West median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £41,000
% change year-on-year +5.88% +3.66% -13.68%

SC 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 permanent job vacancies advertised in Manchester with a requirement for academic qualifications or professional certifications.

All Academic and Professional Certifications
Manchester
Permanent vacancies requiring academic qualifications or professional certifications 1701 1642 1841
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Manchester 21.40% 21.89% 24.79%
Number of salaries quoted 1370 1380 1434
Manchester median annual salary £42,875 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +7.19% - +6.67%
10th Percentile £23,500 £26,250 £24,325
90th Percentile £66,250 £65,000 £63,750
North West median annual salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +5.00% - +3.90%

SC Cleared
Job Vacancy Trend in Manchester

Job postings citing SC Cleared as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Manchester.

Job vacancy trend for SC Cleared in Manchester

SC Cleared
Salary Trend in Manchester

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

Salary trend for SC Cleared in Manchester

SC Cleared
Salary Histogram in Manchester

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing SC Cleared in Manchester over the 6 months to 23 November 2017.

Salary histogram for SC Cleared in Manchester

SC Cleared
Job Locations in Manchester

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing SC Cleared within the Manchester region over the 6 months to 23 November 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Past 6 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Bolton +1 3 £42,500 -
Salford - 2 £37,500 -
SC Cleared
North West

For the 6 months to 23 November 2017, IT jobs citing SC 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 Manchester region with a requirement for SC Cleared.

1 55 (100.00%) Security Cleared
2 32 (58.18%) Agile Software Development
3 25 (45.45%) Linux
3 25 (45.45%) DevOps
4 24 (43.64%) Docker
4 24 (43.64%) Kubernetes
4 24 (43.64%) Java
5 23 (41.82%) C
5 23 (41.82%) OpenShift
6 21 (38.18%) Continuous Delivery
7 18 (32.73%) SQL
7 18 (32.73%) Scrum
8 17 (30.91%) Python
8 17 (30.91%) Jenkins
9 16 (29.09%) Git (software)
9 16 (29.09%) Microservices
10 15 (27.27%) C++
11 14 (25.45%) ITIL
12 12 (21.82%) Biometrics
12 12 (21.82%) Use Case
13 11 (20.00%) ActiveMQ
13 11 (20.00%) JMS
13 11 (20.00%) Kibana
13 11 (20.00%) REST
13 11 (20.00%) Prometheus
14 9 (16.36%) Requirements Analysis
15 8 (14.55%) Degree
15 8 (14.55%) Software Engineering
15 8 (14.55%) Windows
15 8 (14.55%) Cybersecurity

SC Cleared
Co-occurring IT Skills in Manchester 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 (7.27%) IBM Notes
1 4 (7.27%) Skype for Business
2 3 (5.45%) K2 blackpearl
2 3 (5.45%) SharePoint
Applications
1 3 (5.45%) Camtasia
1 3 (5.45%) Microsoft Excel
Business Applications
1 3 (5.45%) Dynamics AX
1 3 (5.45%) Primavera
1 3 (5.45%) Visualfiles
Cloud Services
1 23 (41.82%) OpenShift
2 6 (10.91%) Amazon AWS
3 5 (9.09%) Microsoft Azure
4 4 (7.27%) Office 365
5 2 (3.64%) Amazon EC2
5 2 (3.64%) Amazon S3
5 2 (3.64%) AWS CloudFormation
6 1 (1.82%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
6 1 (1.82%) AWS Lambda
6 1 (1.82%) Serverless
Communications & Networking
1 7 (12.73%) Firewall
2 6 (10.91%) DNS
2 6 (10.91%) VPN
3 4 (7.27%) DHCP
3 4 (7.27%) Skype
4 3 (5.45%) Cisco ASA
4 3 (5.45%) WAN
5 2 (3.64%) DAB
5 2 (3.64%) Network Security
5 2 (3.64%) VLAN
6 1 (1.82%) Cisco ISE
6 1 (1.82%) LAN
6 1 (1.82%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (7.27%) SQL Server
2 3 (5.45%) Power BI
3 2 (3.64%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 17 (30.91%) Jenkins
2 16 (29.09%) Git (software)
3 1 (1.82%) Atlassian Bamboo
3 1 (1.82%) Hudson
General
1 3 (5.45%) Finance
1 3 (5.45%) Legal
2 2 (3.64%) Marketing
2 2 (3.64%) Military
Job Titles
1 8 (14.55%) Software Engineer
2 7 (12.73%) Automation Tester
2 7 (12.73%) Developer
2 7 (12.73%) Software Tester
2 7 (12.73%) Systems Engineer
2 7 (12.73%) Tester
3 5 (9.09%) Analyst
3 5 (9.09%) C Software Engineer
3 5 (9.09%) C/C++ Software Engineer
3 5 (9.09%) C++ Software Engineer
3 5 (9.09%) Java Engineer
3 5 (9.09%) Java Software Engineer
4 4 (7.27%) .NET Applications Developer
4 4 (7.27%) Applications Developer
4 4 (7.27%) C# Application Developer
4 4 (7.27%) C# Developer
4 4 (7.27%) Graduate
4 4 (7.27%) Graduate Developer
4 4 (7.27%) SQL Developer
4 4 (7.27%) SQL Server Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (20.00%) ActiveMQ
1 11 (20.00%) JMS
1 11 (20.00%) REST
2 5 (9.09%) .NET
3 1 (1.82%) Apache Camel
3 1 (1.82%) ASP.NET
3 1 (1.82%) SailPoint
Miscellaneous
1 3 (5.45%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
2 2 (3.64%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 25 (45.45%) Linux
2 8 (14.55%) Windows
3 4 (7.27%) Windows 10
3 4 (7.27%) Windows 7
3 4 (7.27%) Windows Server
3 4 (7.27%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 32 (58.18%) Agile Software Development
2 25 (45.45%) DevOps
3 21 (38.18%) Continuous Delivery
4 18 (32.73%) Scrum
5 16 (29.09%) Microservices
6 14 (25.45%) ITIL
7 12 (21.82%) Biometrics
7 12 (21.82%) Use Case
8 9 (16.36%) Requirements Analysis
9 8 (14.55%) Cybersecurity
9 8 (14.55%) Software Engineering
10 7 (12.73%) Performance Engineering
10 7 (12.73%) Requirements Management
10 7 (12.73%) Service Management
10 7 (12.73%) Test Automation
11 6 (10.91%) Infrastructure Management
11 6 (10.91%) Mentoring
12 5 (9.09%) Integration Testing
12 5 (9.09%) Requirements Engineering
12 5 (9.09%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 24 (43.64%) Java
2 23 (41.82%) C
3 18 (32.73%) SQL
4 17 (30.91%) Python
5 15 (27.27%) C++
6 5 (9.09%) C#
7 4 (7.27%) JavaScript
7 4 (7.27%) PowerShell
7 4 (7.27%) VB
7 4 (7.27%) VBScript
8 1 (1.82%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 55 (100.00%) Security Cleared
2 8 (14.55%) Degree
3 4 (7.27%) CCNA
3 4 (7.27%) Cisco Certification
3 4 (7.27%) CISSP
4 3 (5.45%) CREST Certified
4 3 (5.45%) GCIA
4 3 (5.45%) GCIH
4 3 (5.45%) SANS
5 2 (3.64%) Numerate Degree
5 2 (3.64%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
6 1 (1.82%) CCNP
6 1 (1.82%) CCSA
6 1 (1.82%) CISM
6 1 (1.82%) DV Cleared
6 1 (1.82%) Microsoft Certification
6 1 (1.82%) PCI QSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (7.27%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 4 (7.27%) PCI DSS
2 3 (5.45%) SLA
3 1 (1.82%) GDPR
3 1 (1.82%) NIST 800
System Software
1 24 (43.64%) Docker
2 7 (12.73%) Active Directory
3 4 (7.27%) VMware Infrastructure
3 4 (7.27%) vSphere
4 3 (5.45%) Snort
Systems Management
1 24 (43.64%) Kubernetes
2 11 (20.00%) Kibana
2 11 (20.00%) Prometheus
3 3 (5.45%) Trend Micro Deep Security
4 2 (3.64%) Ansible
4 2 (3.64%) Opscode Chef
4 2 (3.64%) Puppet
4 2 (3.64%) Terraform
5 1 (1.82%) Docker Swarm
5 1 (1.82%) Packer
Vendors
1 4 (7.27%) Citrix
1 4 (7.27%) HP
1 4 (7.27%) Lotus
1 4 (7.27%) Microsoft
1 4 (7.27%) VMware
2 3 (5.45%) AppDynamics
2 3 (5.45%) Cisco
2 3 (5.45%) Dynatrace
2 3 (5.45%) McAfee
2 3 (5.45%) NetWitness
2 3 (5.45%) Sourcefire
2 3 (5.45%) Splunk
2 3 (5.45%) Trend Micro
3 2 (3.64%) Brocade
3 2 (3.64%) Juniper
4 1 (1.82%) CyberArk
4 1 (1.82%) NetIQ