Period
to 18 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Merseyside with a requirement for SC Cleared qualifications. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered over the 6 months to 18 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Security Check (SC) Clearance
North West > Merseyside
6 months to
18 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 69 18 73
Rank change year-on-year -51 +55 +17
Permanent jobs citing SC Cleared 18 143 12
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Merseyside 1.82% 11.02% 1.28%
As % of the Qualifications category 8.87% 37.93% 4.27%
Number of salaries quoted 11 61 2
Merseyside median annual salary £75,000 £40,000 £51,250
Median salary % change year-on-year +87.50% -21.95% +23.49%
North West median annual salary £45,000 £43,750 £41,000
% change year-on-year +2.86% +6.71% -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 Merseyside with a requirement for academic qualifications or professional certifications.

All Academic and Professional Certifications
Merseyside
Permanent vacancies requiring academic qualifications or professional certifications 203 377 281
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Merseyside 20.57% 29.04% 29.93%
Number of salaries quoted 132 205 166
Merseyside median annual salary £38,500 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -3.75% - -
10th Percentile £22,500 £26,250 £22,000
90th Percentile £58,750 £61,250 £58,125
North West median annual salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +5.00% - +6.67%

SC Cleared
Job Vacancy Trend in Merseyside

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

Job vacancy trend for SC Cleared in Merseyside

SC Cleared
Salary Trend in Merseyside

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

Salary trend for SC Cleared in Merseyside

SC Cleared
Salary Histogram in Merseyside

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing SC Cleared in Merseyside over the 6 months to 18 November 2017.

Salary histogram for SC Cleared in Merseyside

SC Cleared
Job Locations in Merseyside

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing SC Cleared within the Merseyside region over the 6 months to 18 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
Liverpool -44 18 £75,000 +87.50%
SC Cleared
North West

For the 6 months to 18 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 Merseyside region with a requirement for SC Cleared.

1 18 (100.00%) Security Cleared
2 16 (88.89%) Web Services
3 13 (72.22%) Java
3 13 (72.22%) J2EE
3 13 (72.22%) IBM
3 13 (72.22%) Data Management
3 13 (72.22%) Master Data Management
3 13 (72.22%) Algorithms
4 3 (16.67%) SDLC
4 3 (16.67%) Service Design
4 3 (16.67%) XPath
4 3 (16.67%) WSDL
4 3 (16.67%) HTTPS
4 3 (16.67%) SSL
4 3 (16.67%) Oracle Service Bus
4 3 (16.67%) Oracle SOA Suite
4 3 (16.67%) JMS
4 3 (16.67%) SOA
4 3 (16.67%) FTP
4 3 (16.67%) HTTP
4 3 (16.67%) Oracle
4 3 (16.67%) SOAP
4 3 (16.67%) XML
4 3 (16.67%) XSD
4 3 (16.67%) XSLT
5 1 (5.56%) Windows
5 1 (5.56%) MCSE
5 1 (5.56%) MCSA
5 1 (5.56%) TCP/IP
5 1 (5.56%) Microsoft

SC Cleared
Co-occurring IT Skills in Merseyside 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 3 (16.67%) Oracle Service Bus
1 3 (16.67%) Oracle SOA Suite
Cloud Services
1 1 (5.56%) Azure Active Directory
1 1 (5.56%) IaaS
1 1 (5.56%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (5.56%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (16.67%) FTP
1 3 (16.67%) HTTP
1 3 (16.67%) HTTPS
1 3 (16.67%) SSL
2 1 (5.56%) Firewall
2 1 (5.56%) TCP/IP
Development Applications
1 1 (5.56%) SoapUI
General
1 1 (5.56%) Retail
Job Titles
1 3 (16.67%) Administrator
1 3 (16.67%) Technical Administrator
2 1 (5.56%) Azure Consultant
2 1 (5.56%) Consultant
2 1 (5.56%) Security Consultant
2 1 (5.56%) Test Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 16 (88.89%) Web Services
2 13 (72.22%) J2EE
3 3 (16.67%) JMS
3 3 (16.67%) SOAP
3 3 (16.67%) WSDL
3 3 (16.67%) XML
3 3 (16.67%) XSD
3 3 (16.67%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 13 (72.22%) Algorithms
2 1 (5.56%) EPoS
2 1 (5.56%) Hybrid Cloud
2 1 (5.56%) PKI
2 1 (5.56%) Private Cloud
2 1 (5.56%) Public Cloud
Operating Systems
1 1 (5.56%) Windows
1 1 (5.56%) Windows 10
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (72.22%) Data Management
1 13 (72.22%) Master Data Management
2 3 (16.67%) SDLC
2 3 (16.67%) Service Design
2 3 (16.67%) SOA
3 1 (5.56%) Multi-Factor Authentication
3 1 (5.56%) Presales
Programming Languages
1 13 (72.22%) Java
2 3 (16.67%) XPath
Qualifications
1 18 (100.00%) Security Cleared
2 1 (5.56%) MCSA
2 1 (5.56%) MCSE
2 1 (5.56%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (5.56%) HIPAA
System Software
1 1 (5.56%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 13 (72.22%) IBM
2 3 (16.67%) Oracle
3 1 (5.56%) Microsoft