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 3 months to 22 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
22 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Security Check (SC) Clearance
North West / Manchester
Rank 163 162 148
Rank change year-on-year -1 -14  
Permanent jobs citing SC Cleared 42 17 39
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Manchester 1.08% 0.51% 1.05%
As % of the Qualifications category 4.58% 2.09% 3.59%
Number of salaries quoted 29 14 30
Median salary £35,000 £57,500 £53,750
Median salary % change year-on-year -39.13% +6.97%  
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £40,000 £47,500
10% offered a salary of more than £51,000 £60,000 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £44,000 £45,000 £46,500
% change year-on-year -2.22% -3.22%  

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 academic qualifications and professional certifications cited in permanent job vacancies advertised in Manchester.

Academic & Professional Certification
Manchester
Permanent job vacancies requiring academic qualifications or professional certifications 917 813 1086
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Manchester 23.57% 24.50% 29.24%
Number of salaries quoted 688 667 871
Median salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
90% offered a salary of more than £25,500 £25,500 £24,700
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £57,500 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,500

SC Cleared
Job Vacancy Trend in Manchester

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

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 3 months to 22 March 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 3 months to 22 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
Bolton - 12 £26,000 -
Salford - 3 £35,000 - 1
SC Cleared
North West

SC Cleared
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 22 March 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 57 (100.00%) Security Cleared
2 33 (57.89%) Windows
3 19 (33.33%) SQL Server
4 16 (28.07%) C#
4 16 (28.07%) HP
5 15 (26.32%) Active Directory
5 15 (26.32%) .NET
5 15 (26.32%) ASP.NET
5 15 (26.32%) Microsoft
5 15 (26.32%) Windows 7
6 13 (22.81%) ITIL
6 13 (22.81%) SQL
7 11 (19.30%) MS Office
7 11 (19.30%) Information Assurance
7 11 (19.30%) SCCM
7 11 (19.30%) Problem Management
7 11 (19.30%) ISO/IEC 27001
7 11 (19.30%) SCOrch
8 10 (17.54%) Skype
8 10 (17.54%) Skype for Business
8 10 (17.54%) SQL Server 2008
8 10 (17.54%) .NET Framework
8 10 (17.54%) SQL Server 2005
9 9 (15.79%) Degree
9 9 (15.79%) VMware
10 8 (14.04%) DV Cleared
11 7 (12.28%) Scrum
11 7 (12.28%) Agile Software Development
12 6 (10.53%) DevOps
12 6 (10.53%) CRISC

SC Cleared
Top Related 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 10 (17.54%) Skype for Business
2 2 (3.51%) IBM Notes
Applications
1 11 (19.30%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 6 (10.53%) Amazon AWS
1 6 (10.53%) Microsoft Azure
2 3 (5.26%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 10 (17.54%) Skype
2 3 (5.26%) LAN
2 3 (5.26%) Network Security
2 3 (5.26%) VoIP
2 3 (5.26%) WAN
3 2 (3.51%) DHCP
3 2 (3.51%) DNS
4 1 (1.75%) Cisco Nexus
4 1 (1.75%) Firewall
4 1 (1.75%) SAN
4 1 (1.75%) Unified Communications
Database & Business Intelligence
1 19 (33.33%) SQL Server
2 10 (17.54%) SQL Server 2005
2 10 (17.54%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 5 (8.77%) Cucumber
1 5 (8.77%) Selenium
2 1 (1.75%) Jenkins
2 1 (1.75%) Sonatype Nexus
2 1 (1.75%) Vagrant
General
1 2 (3.51%) Marketing
2 1 (1.75%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 16 (28.07%) Developer
2 9 (15.79%) Analyst
2 9 (15.79%) IT Analyst
3 7 (12.28%) IT Operations Analyst
3 7 (12.28%) Operations Analyst
3 7 (12.28%) Service Analyst
3 7 (12.28%) Service Operations Analyst
4 6 (10.53%) .NET Developer
4 6 (10.53%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 5 (8.77%) Test Engineer
6 4 (7.02%) ASP.NET Developer
6 4 (7.02%) Information Assurance Manager
6 4 (7.02%) Information Manager
6 4 (7.02%) Operations Team Leader
6 4 (7.02%) Service Operations Team Leader
6 4 (7.02%) Team Leader
7 3 (5.26%) JavaScript Developer
7 3 (5.26%) Software Developer
8 2 (3.51%) Applications Developer
8 2 (3.51%) Server Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (26.32%) .NET
1 15 (26.32%) ASP.NET
2 10 (17.54%) .NET Framework
3 5 (8.77%) AngularJS
4 4 (7.02%) Web Services
5 2 (3.51%) jQuery
Miscellaneous
1 5 (8.77%) Cyber Defence
2 4 (7.02%) Data Centre
3 1 (1.75%) Computer Science
3 1 (1.75%) Enterprise Software
3 1 (1.75%) HP Storage
Operating Systems
1 33 (57.89%) Windows
2 15 (26.32%) Windows 7
3 5 (8.77%) Windows Server 2003
4 4 (7.02%) Windows Server
5 2 (3.51%) Windows 10
5 2 (3.51%) Windows 8
5 2 (3.51%) Windows Server 2008
5 2 (3.51%) Windows XP
6 1 (1.75%) Linux
6 1 (1.75%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (22.81%) ITIL
2 11 (19.30%) Information Assurance
2 11 (19.30%) Problem Management
3 7 (12.28%) Agile Software Development
3 7 (12.28%) Scrum
4 6 (10.53%) Continuous Integration
4 6 (10.53%) DevOps
4 6 (10.53%) Information Governance
4 6 (10.53%) Information Security
4 6 (10.53%) Risk Management
5 5 (8.77%) Cybersecurity
5 5 (8.77%) Service Management
5 5 (8.77%) Software Testing
5 5 (8.77%) Stakeholder Management
5 5 (8.77%) Test Scripting
5 5 (8.77%) Validation
6 3 (5.26%) Document Management
6 3 (5.26%) Supplier Management
7 2 (3.51%) Data Protection
7 2 (3.51%) IT Governance
Programming Languages
1 16 (28.07%) C#
2 13 (22.81%) SQL
3 6 (10.53%) Java
3 6 (10.53%) JavaScript
4 5 (8.77%) C
4 5 (8.77%) C++
4 5 (8.77%) Perl
4 5 (8.77%) PowerShell
4 5 (8.77%) Python
5 2 (3.51%) VB
5 2 (3.51%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 57 (100.00%) Security Cleared
2 9 (15.79%) Degree
3 8 (14.04%) DV Cleared
4 6 (10.53%) CISA
4 6 (10.53%) CISM
4 6 (10.53%) CISSP
4 6 (10.53%) CRISC
5 5 (8.77%) CCNA
5 5 (8.77%) Cisco Certification
5 5 (8.77%) MCSE
5 5 (8.77%) Microsoft Certification
6 4 (7.02%) ITIL Certification
7 3 (5.26%) MCITP
7 3 (5.26%) MCSA
7 3 (5.26%) NCDA
7 3 (5.26%) NCIE
7 3 (5.26%) VCAP
7 3 (5.26%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
8 2 (3.51%) A+ Certification
8 2 (3.51%) DBS Check
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (19.30%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 6 (10.53%) COBIT
3 3 (5.26%) Cyber Essentials
System Software
1 15 (26.32%) Active Directory
2 6 (10.53%) VMware Infrastructure
3 3 (5.26%) VMware ESXi
4 2 (3.51%) vSphere
5 1 (1.75%) Docker
5 1 (1.75%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 11 (19.30%) SCCM
1 11 (19.30%) SCOrch
2 1 (1.75%) FortiGate
2 1 (1.75%) Opscode Chef
2 1 (1.75%) Puppet
Vendors
1 16 (28.07%) HP
2 15 (26.32%) Microsoft
3 9 (15.79%) VMware
4 3 (5.26%) Avaya
4 3 (5.26%) Citrix
4 3 (5.26%) NetApp
5 2 (3.51%) Cisco
5 2 (3.51%) Lotus
6 1 (1.75%) 3PAR
6 1 (1.75%) Juniper
6 1 (1.75%) Palo Alto
6 1 (1.75%) Red Hat
Manchester, Lancashire
Informatiq Consulting
Salary: £55000 - £60000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Manchester, Lancashire
Harris Global
Salary: From £60,000 to £65,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Manchester, Lancashire
Informatiq Consulting
Salary: £45000 - £60000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Greater Manchester
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £50,000 - £80,000 + excellent package
Posted: Yesterday
Greater Manchester
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £75,000 - £95,000 + a lucrative package
Posted: 2 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Vodafone
Posted: 6 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Highways England Company Ltd
Salary: £33340 - £36674 Per Annum
Posted: 8 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Vodafone
Posted: 18 days ago
Salford, Lancashire
Raytheon Systems Ltd
Salary: Competitive, plus benefits and annual bonus
Posted: 8 days ago
Manchester
Computer Futures
Salary: Bonus AND Benefits
Posted: 26 days ago