The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Manchester with a requirement for Security Cleared qualifications. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 28 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Security Clearance
North West / Manchester
3 months to
28 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 115 137 131
Rank change year-on-year +22 -6  
Permanent jobs citing Security Cleared 93 45 63
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Manchester 2.38% 1.32% 1.66%
As % of the Qualifications category 10.12% 5.36% 5.67%
Number of salaries quoted 53 29 48
Median salary £37,500 £50,000 £49,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -25.00% +1.01%  
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £35,000 £33,950
10% offered a salary of more than £57,000 £71,000 £55,000
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 Manchester.

Academic & Professional Certification
Manchester
Permanent job vacancies requiring academic qualifications or professional certifications 919 839 1112
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Manchester 23.47% 24.63% 29.34%
Number of salaries quoted 697 693 899
Median salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,250
Median salary % change year-on-year - +1.91%  
90% offered a salary of more than £25,500 £26,000 £24,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £57,500 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,500

Security Cleared
Job Vacancy Trend in Manchester

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Manchester 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 Manchester

Security Cleared
Salary Trend in Manchester

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

Salary trend for Security Cleared in Manchester

Security Cleared
Salary Histogram in Manchester

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Security Cleared in Manchester over the 3 months to 28 March 2017.

Salary histogram for Security Cleared in Manchester

Security 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 Security Cleared within the Manchester region over the 3 months to 28 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 - 15 £35,000 -
Salford - 6 £35,000 - 2
Security Cleared
North West

For the 6 months to 28 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 Manchester region with a requirement for Security Cleared.

1 103 (54.21%) DV Cleared
2 91 (47.89%) Agile Software Development
3 76 (40.00%) Scrum
4 75 (39.47%) Degree
5 72 (37.89%) C
5 72 (37.89%) Java
6 68 (35.79%) Information Security
7 66 (34.74%) DevOps
8 64 (33.68%) C#
9 61 (32.11%) Time Management
10 59 (31.05%) SC Cleared
10 59 (31.05%) Windows
11 58 (30.53%) Python
12 49 (25.79%) VMware
13 46 (24.21%) VMware Infrastructure
14 45 (23.68%) SDLC
15 43 (22.63%) Ruby
15 43 (22.63%) Linux
15 43 (22.63%) ITIL
16 40 (21.05%) JavaScript
16 40 (21.05%) Perl
16 40 (21.05%) Hyper-V
17 38 (20.00%) Big Data
17 38 (20.00%) Software Engineering
17 38 (20.00%) Java EE
17 38 (20.00%) Military
17 38 (20.00%) Spring
18 37 (19.47%) Visualisation
19 36 (18.95%) Relational Database
20 35 (18.42%) Oracle

Security 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 33 (17.37%) Apache Pig
1 33 (17.37%) Apache Spark
1 33 (17.37%) Elasticsearch
2 19 (10.00%) Confluence
3 10 (5.26%) Skype for Business
4 5 (2.63%) Apache
5 2 (1.05%) BizTalk Server
5 2 (1.05%) IBM Notes
5 2 (1.05%) OpenStack
Applications
1 12 (6.32%) MS Excel
1 12 (6.32%) MS Office
2 1 (0.53%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 5 (2.63%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (0.53%) Oracle CRM
2 1 (0.53%) Oracle EBS
2 1 (0.53%) SAP BPC
2 1 (0.53%) SAP CO
2 1 (0.53%) SAP FI
2 1 (0.53%) SAP FI/CO
2 1 (0.53%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 1 (0.53%) SAP S/4HANA
Cloud Services
1 7 (3.68%) SaaS
2 6 (3.16%) Amazon AWS
2 6 (3.16%) Microsoft Azure
3 3 (1.58%) Office 365
4 2 (1.05%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 10 (5.26%) DHCP
1 10 (5.26%) DNS
1 10 (5.26%) Skype
2 9 (4.74%) Intrusion Detection
3 3 (1.58%) LAN
3 3 (1.58%) Network Security
3 3 (1.58%) VoIP
3 3 (1.58%) WAN
4 2 (1.05%) Firewall
5 1 (0.53%) Cisco Nexus
5 1 (0.53%) SAN
5 1 (0.53%) Unified Communications
Database & Business Intelligence
1 38 (20.00%) Big Data
2 36 (18.95%) Relational Database
3 34 (17.89%) MySQL
4 33 (17.37%) Apache Hive
4 33 (17.37%) Hadoop
4 33 (17.37%) MongoDB
4 33 (17.37%) RDBMS
5 23 (12.11%) SQL Server
6 10 (5.26%) SQL Server 2005
6 10 (5.26%) SQL Server 2008
7 1 (0.53%) BusinessObjects
7 1 (0.53%) BusinessObjects Business Intelligence
7 1 (0.53%) Neo4j
7 1 (0.53%) Oracle Database
7 1 (0.53%) Oracle Database 11g
7 1 (0.53%) OrientDB
7 1 (0.53%) SAP BW
7 1 (0.53%) SAP HANA
Development Applications
1 29 (15.26%) Selenium
2 27 (14.21%) Cucumber
3 19 (10.00%) JIRA
4 13 (6.84%) Jenkins
5 12 (6.32%) JMeter
5 12 (6.32%) LoadRunner
6 11 (5.79%) Atlassian Bamboo
7 8 (4.21%) InstallShield
7 8 (4.21%) MSI
8 7 (3.68%) Bitbucket
9 5 (2.63%) EasyMock
9 5 (2.63%) JUnit
10 3 (1.58%) Gatling
10 3 (1.58%) Sonatype Nexus
10 3 (1.58%) Vagrant
11 2 (1.05%) Git (software)
12 1 (0.53%) Ant
12 1 (0.53%) ClearCase
12 1 (0.53%) Eclipse
12 1 (0.53%) Maven
General
1 38 (20.00%) Military
2 18 (9.47%) Telecoms
3 10 (5.26%) Manufacturing
4 9 (4.74%) Banking
4 9 (4.74%) Legal
5 6 (3.16%) Finance
6 4 (2.11%) Marketing
7 2 (1.05%) Games
8 1 (0.53%) Aerospace
8 1 (0.53%) Electronics
8 1 (0.53%) Publishing
8 1 (0.53%) Retail
Job Titles
1 36 (18.95%) Developer
2 32 (16.84%) Analyst
3 26 (13.68%) Software Engineer
4 22 (11.58%) Test Engineer
5 17 (8.95%) Software Developer
6 15 (7.89%) Java Developer
7 14 (7.37%) Consultant
7 14 (7.37%) Infrastructure Engineer
7 14 (7.37%) Java Software Developer
8 13 (6.84%) Java Engineer
8 13 (6.84%) Java Software Engineer
9 12 (6.32%) Business Analyst
9 12 (6.32%) JavaScript Developer
10 11 (5.79%) C# Developer
11 9 (4.74%) .NET Developer
11 9 (4.74%) Information Assurance Consultant
11 9 (4.74%) IT Analyst
11 9 (4.74%) Test Automation Engineer
12 8 (4.21%) Agile Product Owner
12 8 (4.21%) Product Owner
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 38 (20.00%) Java EE
1 38 (20.00%) Spring
2 33 (17.37%) Apache Camel
2 33 (17.37%) Hibernate
2 33 (17.37%) Middleware
3 29 (15.26%) AngularJS
3 29 (15.26%) HTML
4 26 (13.68%) CSS
4 26 (13.68%) jQuery
5 24 (12.63%) CSS3
5 24 (12.63%) HTML5
5 24 (12.63%) Node.js
6 21 (11.05%) .NET
7 16 (8.42%) LAMP
8 15 (7.89%) ASP.NET
9 10 (5.26%) .NET Framework
10 5 (2.63%) EJB
10 5 (2.63%) JSF
11 4 (2.11%) Web Services
12 2 (1.05%) SAP XI
Miscellaneous
1 27 (14.21%) PKI
2 22 (11.58%) Computer Science
3 17 (8.95%) Management Information System
4 14 (7.37%) Cyberthreat
5 9 (4.74%) Analytical Skills
6 8 (4.21%) User Experience
7 7 (3.68%) Cyber Defence
8 6 (3.16%) Cybercrime
9 5 (2.63%) Wiki
10 4 (2.11%) Data Centre
11 1 (0.53%) Enterprise Software
11 1 (0.53%) HP Storage
11 1 (0.53%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 59 (31.05%) Windows
2 43 (22.63%) Linux
3 15 (7.89%) Windows 7
4 5 (2.63%) Windows Server 2003
5 4 (2.11%) CentOS
5 4 (2.11%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 4 (2.11%) Windows Server
6 2 (1.05%) Windows 10
6 2 (1.05%) Windows 8
6 2 (1.05%) Windows Server 2008
6 2 (1.05%) Windows XP
7 1 (0.53%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 91 (47.89%) Agile Software Development
2 76 (40.00%) Scrum
3 68 (35.79%) Information Security
4 66 (34.74%) DevOps
5 61 (32.11%) Time Management
6 45 (23.68%) SDLC
7 43 (22.63%) ITIL
8 38 (20.00%) Software Engineering
9 37 (19.47%) Visualisation
10 35 (18.42%) Analytics
11 33 (17.37%) Data Analytics
12 27 (14.21%) Test Scripting
13 26 (13.68%) Cybersecurity
14 23 (12.11%) Test Strategy
15 22 (11.58%) Continuous Improvement
16 20 (10.53%) Service Management
17 19 (10.00%) Big Data Analytics
17 19 (10.00%) Information Assurance
17 19 (10.00%) Open Source
18 18 (9.47%) Continuous Integration
Programming Languages
1 72 (37.89%) C
1 72 (37.89%) Java
2 64 (33.68%) C#
3 58 (30.53%) Python
4 43 (22.63%) Ruby
5 40 (21.05%) JavaScript
5 40 (21.05%) Perl
6 31 (16.32%) C++
7 24 (12.63%) SQL
8 13 (6.84%) PowerShell
9 3 (1.58%) ABAP
10 2 (1.05%) Bash Shell
10 2 (1.05%) PL/SQL
10 2 (1.05%) VB
10 2 (1.05%) VBScript
11 1 (0.53%) PHP
Qualifications
1 103 (54.21%) DV Cleared
2 75 (39.47%) Degree
3 59 (31.05%) SC Cleared
4 21 (11.05%) ISTQB
5 17 (8.95%) ISEB
6 15 (7.89%) Cisco Certification
7 14 (7.37%) CISM
7 14 (7.37%) CISSP
7 14 (7.37%) Microsoft Certification
8 13 (6.84%) MCSE
9 10 (5.26%) CCNP
9 10 (5.26%) MCP
10 9 (4.74%) BC Cleared
11 5 (2.63%) CCNA
11 5 (2.63%) CISA
11 5 (2.63%) CRISC
11 5 (2.63%) DBS Check
12 4 (2.11%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
12 4 (2.11%) ITIL Certification
12 4 (2.11%) MCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 19 (10.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 12 (6.32%) Cyber Essentials
3 5 (2.63%) COBIT
4 1 (0.53%) PMO
System Software
1 46 (24.21%) VMware Infrastructure
2 40 (21.05%) Hyper-V
3 24 (12.63%) Active Directory
4 8 (4.21%) Microsoft App-V
5 3 (1.58%) Docker
5 3 (1.58%) VMware ESXi
6 2 (1.05%) vSphere
7 1 (0.53%) NDS
7 1 (0.53%) Virtual Machines
7 1 (0.53%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 19 (10.00%) SCCM
1 19 (10.00%) SCOrch
2 12 (6.32%) HP Quality Center
3 3 (1.58%) Opscode Chef
3 3 (1.58%) Puppet
4 1 (0.53%) FortiGate
Vendors
1 49 (25.79%) VMware
2 35 (18.42%) Oracle
3 28 (14.74%) HP
3 28 (14.74%) Microsoft
4 11 (5.79%) Cisco
5 5 (2.63%) Red Hat
5 5 (2.63%) SAP
6 4 (2.11%) Atlassian
7 3 (1.58%) Avaya
7 3 (1.58%) Citrix
7 3 (1.58%) NetApp
8 2 (1.05%) Juniper
8 2 (1.05%) Lotus
9 1 (0.53%) 3PAR
9 1 (0.53%) F5
9 1 (0.53%) NetIQ
9 1 (0.53%) Palo Alto
9 1 (0.53%) Radware
Manchester, Lancashire
Informatiq Consulting
Salary: £55000 - £60000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 14 hours ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Informatiq Consulting
Salary: £45000 - £60000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 8 hours ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Informatiq Consulting
Salary: £25000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: 12 hours ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Experis Ltd
Posted: 22 hours ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 30,000 - 50,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Manchester, Lancashire
Vodafone
Posted: 24 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Vodafone
Posted: 12 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Informatiq Consulting
Salary: £40000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Experis Ltd
Posted: 6 days ago
Salford, Lancashire
Raytheon Systems Ltd
Salary: Competitive, plus benefits and annual bonus
Posted: 14 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Experis Ltd
Salary: £40000.00 - £65000.00 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Salford, Lancashire
Raytheon Systems Ltd
Posted: 22 days ago