Period
to 23 November 2017

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 6 months to 23 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Security Clearance
North West > Manchester
6 months to
23 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 167 161 201
Rank change year-on-year -6 +40 -97
Permanent jobs citing Security Cleared 144 131 73
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Manchester 1.81% 1.75% 0.98%
As % of the Qualifications category 8.47% 7.98% 3.97%
Number of salaries quoted 72 108 72
Manchester median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - -10.00% +7.53%
10th Percentile £32,500 £31,250 £23,900
90th Percentile £66,750 £65,000 £81,750
North West median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £41,000
% change year-on-year +5.88% +3.66% -8.89%

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 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%

Security Cleared
Job Vacancy Trend in Manchester

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

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 6 months to 23 November 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 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
Salford 0 9 £37,500 -11.76%
Bolton 0 3 £42,500 +21.43%
Security Cleared
North West

For the 6 months to 23 November 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.

1 107 (74.31%) Agile Software Development
2 90 (62.50%) C
3 84 (58.33%) Linux
4 69 (47.92%) DevOps
5 64 (44.44%) Java
6 60 (41.67%) Scrum
6 60 (41.67%) Software Engineering
6 60 (41.67%) DV Cleared
7 55 (38.19%) SC Cleared
8 47 (32.64%) Git (software)
9 43 (29.86%) Degree
10 42 (29.17%) Python
11 40 (27.78%) SQL
12 39 (27.08%) Windows
13 37 (25.69%) C++
13 37 (25.69%) Analytical Skills
14 31 (21.53%) Jenkins
15 30 (20.83%) OO
15 30 (20.83%) Change Management
15 30 (20.83%) Release Management
15 30 (20.83%) Atlassian
16 29 (20.14%) Time Management
16 29 (20.14%) Spring
16 29 (20.14%) Docker
17 28 (19.44%) Use Case
17 28 (19.44%) JavaScript
18 26 (18.06%) Integration Testing
18 26 (18.06%) Test Automation
18 26 (18.06%) Java EE
18 26 (18.06%) Kubernetes

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 18 (12.50%) Confluence
2 17 (11.81%) Apache Spark
3 9 (6.25%) Apache Pig
3 9 (6.25%) Elasticsearch
4 5 (3.47%) Apache
5 4 (2.78%) IBM Notes
5 4 (2.78%) Skype for Business
6 3 (2.08%) K2 blackpearl
6 3 (2.08%) OpenStack
6 3 (2.08%) SharePoint
7 1 (0.69%) JBoss
7 1 (0.69%) WebLogic
7 1 (0.69%) WebSphere
Applications
1 3 (2.08%) Camtasia
1 3 (2.08%) Microsoft Excel
Business Applications
1 3 (2.08%) Dynamics AX
1 3 (2.08%) Dynamics CRM
1 3 (2.08%) Primavera
1 3 (2.08%) Visualfiles
Cloud Services
1 25 (17.36%) OpenShift
2 6 (4.17%) Amazon AWS
3 5 (3.47%) Microsoft Azure
4 4 (2.78%) Office 365
5 3 (2.08%) GitHub
6 2 (1.39%) Amazon EC2
6 2 (1.39%) Amazon S3
6 2 (1.39%) AWS CloudFormation
7 1 (0.69%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
7 1 (0.69%) AWS Lambda
7 1 (0.69%) Serverless
Communications & Networking
1 8 (5.56%) Firewall
2 6 (4.17%) DNS
2 6 (4.17%) VPN
3 4 (2.78%) DHCP
3 4 (2.78%) Skype
4 3 (2.08%) Cisco ASA
4 3 (2.08%) Network Security
4 3 (2.08%) WAN
5 2 (1.39%) DAB
5 2 (1.39%) LDAP
5 2 (1.39%) VLAN
6 1 (0.69%) Broadband
6 1 (0.69%) Cisco ISE
6 1 (0.69%) Diameter Protocol
6 1 (0.69%) iSCSI
6 1 (0.69%) LAN
6 1 (0.69%) TACACS
6 1 (0.69%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 18 (12.50%) Relational Database
2 16 (11.11%) Big Data
3 14 (9.72%) Apache Hive
3 14 (9.72%) Hadoop
4 13 (9.03%) MongoDB
4 13 (9.03%) SQL Server
5 10 (6.94%) MySQL
6 9 (6.25%) RDBMS
7 8 (5.56%) Apache Accumulo
8 5 (3.47%) HBase
8 5 (3.47%) Impala
8 5 (3.47%) Sqoop
9 3 (2.08%) CouchDB
9 3 (2.08%) Power BI
10 1 (0.69%) OrientDB
Development Applications
1 47 (32.64%) Git (software)
2 31 (21.53%) Jenkins
3 19 (13.19%) JIRA
4 14 (9.72%) Bitbucket
5 12 (8.33%) Atlassian Bamboo
6 11 (7.64%) EasyMock
6 11 (7.64%) JUnit
7 9 (6.25%) Subversion
8 8 (5.56%) Cucumber
8 8 (5.56%) Selenium
9 3 (2.08%) Eclipse
9 3 (2.08%) Maven
9 3 (2.08%) Sonatype Nexus
9 3 (2.08%) Vagrant
10 1 (0.69%) Hudson
General
1 19 (13.19%) Military
2 14 (9.72%) Finance
3 11 (7.64%) Manufacturing
4 8 (5.56%) Marketing
5 6 (4.17%) Electronics
5 6 (4.17%) Telecoms
6 5 (3.47%) Publishing
6 5 (3.47%) Retail
7 3 (2.08%) Legal
Job Titles
1 53 (36.81%) Software Engineer
2 22 (15.28%) Java Engineer
2 22 (15.28%) Java Software Engineer
3 18 (12.50%) Developer
4 13 (9.03%) Analyst
5 11 (7.64%) Lead Software Engineer
5 11 (7.64%) Test Engineer
6 10 (6.94%) C# Software Engineer
7 9 (6.25%) C# Developer
7 9 (6.25%) Java Developer
7 9 (6.25%) Systems Engineer
8 8 (5.56%) .NET Software Engineer
8 8 (5.56%) Consultant
8 8 (5.56%) Integration Engineer
8 8 (5.56%) JavaScript Engineer
8 8 (5.56%) Test and Integration Engineer
9 7 (4.86%) Agile Product Owner
9 7 (4.86%) C# .NET Developer
9 7 (4.86%) Product Business Analyst
9 7 (4.86%) Product Owner
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 29 (20.14%) Spring
2 26 (18.06%) Java EE
3 20 (13.89%) jQuery
4 18 (12.50%) .NET
5 17 (11.81%) AngularJS
5 17 (11.81%) JSF
6 15 (10.42%) Hibernate
7 14 (9.72%) CSS
8 13 (9.03%) CSS3
8 13 (9.03%) HTML
8 13 (9.03%) HTML5
9 11 (7.64%) ActiveMQ
9 11 (7.64%) Backbone.js
9 11 (7.64%) EJB
9 11 (7.64%) JMS
9 11 (7.64%) REST
10 10 (6.94%) Apache Camel
11 9 (6.25%) LAMP
11 9 (6.25%) Middleware
11 9 (6.25%) Node.js
Miscellaneous
1 37 (25.69%) Analytical Skills
2 10 (6.94%) User Experience
3 9 (6.25%) PKI
4 6 (4.17%) Computer Science
5 5 (3.47%) Cyberthreat
5 5 (3.47%) Wiki
6 4 (2.78%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
7 1 (0.69%) Security Operations Centre
Operating Systems
1 84 (58.33%) Linux
2 39 (27.08%) Windows
3 5 (3.47%) CentOS
3 5 (3.47%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 4 (2.78%) Windows 10
4 4 (2.78%) Windows 7
4 4 (2.78%) Windows Server
4 4 (2.78%) Windows Server 2003
5 1 (0.69%) AIX
5 1 (0.69%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 107 (74.31%) Agile Software Development
2 69 (47.92%) DevOps
3 60 (41.67%) Scrum
3 60 (41.67%) Software Engineering
4 30 (20.83%) Change Management
4 30 (20.83%) OO
4 30 (20.83%) Release Management
5 29 (20.14%) Time Management
6 28 (19.44%) Use Case
7 26 (18.06%) Integration Testing
7 26 (18.06%) Test Automation
8 23 (15.97%) Continuous Delivery
8 23 (15.97%) ITIL
9 22 (15.28%) Information Security
10 21 (14.58%) Microservices
11 18 (12.50%) SDLC
12 17 (11.81%) Requirements Analysis
12 17 (11.81%) TDD
13 13 (9.03%) Continuous Integration
13 13 (9.03%) Software Testing
Programming Languages
1 90 (62.50%) C
2 64 (44.44%) Java
3 42 (29.17%) Python
4 40 (27.78%) SQL
5 37 (25.69%) C++
6 28 (19.44%) JavaScript
7 20 (13.89%) C#
8 17 (11.81%) Perl
9 16 (11.11%) Ruby
10 7 (4.86%) PowerShell
11 6 (4.17%) PL/SQL
12 5 (3.47%) ABAP
13 4 (2.78%) VB
13 4 (2.78%) VBScript
14 3 (2.08%) Bash Shell
14 3 (2.08%) PHP
14 3 (2.08%) Scala
Qualifications
1 60 (41.67%) DV Cleared
2 55 (38.19%) SC Cleared
3 43 (29.86%) Degree
4 26 (18.06%) Numerate Degree
5 6 (4.17%) DBS Check
5 6 (4.17%) Sun Certification
6 5 (3.47%) Cisco Certification
6 5 (3.47%) CISSP
7 4 (2.78%) CCNA
8 3 (2.08%) CREST Certified
8 3 (2.08%) GCIA
8 3 (2.08%) GCIH
8 3 (2.08%) SANS
9 2 (1.39%) CCNP
9 2 (1.39%) CISM
9 2 (1.39%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
10 1 (0.69%) CCSA
10 1 (0.69%) JNCIP
10 1 (0.69%) Microsoft Certification
10 1 (0.69%) PCI QSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (2.78%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 4 (2.78%) PCI DSS
1 4 (2.78%) SLA
2 1 (0.69%) GDPR
2 1 (0.69%) NIST 800
System Software
1 29 (20.14%) Docker
2 21 (14.58%) VMware Infrastructure
3 17 (11.81%) Hyper-V
4 7 (4.86%) Active Directory
5 5 (3.47%) Apache Flume
5 5 (3.47%) HDFS
6 4 (2.78%) vSphere
7 3 (2.08%) Snort
8 1 (0.69%) Shibboleth
Systems Management
1 26 (18.06%) Kubernetes
2 11 (7.64%) Kibana
2 11 (7.64%) Prometheus
3 5 (3.47%) Opscode Chef
3 5 (3.47%) Puppet
4 3 (2.08%) Trend Micro Deep Security
5 2 (1.39%) Ansible
5 2 (1.39%) Terraform
6 1 (0.69%) Docker Swarm
6 1 (0.69%) Packer
Vendors
1 30 (20.83%) Atlassian
2 22 (15.28%) VMware
3 15 (10.42%) Oracle
4 13 (9.03%) Microsoft
5 11 (7.64%) SAP
6 9 (6.25%) Cloudera
7 8 (5.56%) HP
8 6 (4.17%) Sun
9 5 (3.47%) Citrix
9 5 (3.47%) Red Hat
10 4 (2.78%) Lotus
11 3 (2.08%) AppDynamics
11 3 (2.08%) Cisco
11 3 (2.08%) Dynatrace
11 3 (2.08%) McAfee
11 3 (2.08%) NetWitness
11 3 (2.08%) Sourcefire
11 3 (2.08%) Splunk
11 3 (2.08%) Trend Micro
12 2 (1.39%) Brocade