Period
to 12 December 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in the North East with a requirement for BPSS Clearance qualifications. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered over the 6 months to 12 December 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Baseline Personnel Security Standard (BPSS) Clearance
England > North East
6 months to
12 Dec 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 114 - 110
Rank change year-on-year - +110 +7
Permanent jobs citing BPSS Clearance 1 0 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the North East 0.072% - 0.48%
As % of the Qualifications category 0.33% - 1.67%
Number of salaries quoted 1 0 5
North East median annual salary £47,000 - £37,975
England median annual salary £48,500 £40,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +21.25% -11.11% +20.00%

BPSS Clearance 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 the North East with a requirement for academic qualifications or professional certifications.

All Academic and Professional Certifications
North East
Permanent vacancies requiring academic qualifications or professional certifications 301 444 419
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the North East 21.70% 29.88% 28.68%
Number of salaries quoted 209 388 358
North East median annual salary £45,000 £40,000 £38,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +12.50% +3.90% +2.67%
10th Percentile £25,550 £22,263 £21,250
90th Percentile £68,774 £67,875 £55,450
England median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year +5.26% +5.56% -

BPSS Clearance
Job Vacancy Trend in the North East

Job postings citing BPSS Clearance as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in the North East.

Job vacancy trend for BPSS Clearance in the North East

BPSS Clearance
Salary Trend in the North East

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing BPSS Clearance in the North East.

Salary trend for BPSS Clearance in the North East

BPSS Clearance
Job Locations in the North East

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing BPSS Clearance within the North East region over the 6 months to 12 December 2018. 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
Tyne and Wear - 1 £47,000 - 2
BPSS Clearance
England

For the 6 months to 12 December 2018, IT jobs citing BPSS Clearance also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads across the North East region with a requirement for BPSS Clearance.

1 1 (100.00%) ITIL
1 1 (100.00%) ITIL Certification
1 1 (100.00%) Service Management
1 1 (100.00%) Service Delivery
1 1 (100.00%) ITSM
1 1 (100.00%) Finance
1 1 (100.00%) Stakeholder Management
1 1 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (100.00%) Banking
1 1 (100.00%) Problem Management
1 1 (100.00%) Release Management
1 1 (100.00%) BC Cleared
1 1 (100.00%) Security Cleared
1 1 (100.00%) DevOps
1 1 (100.00%) DBS Check
1 1 (100.00%) Disclosure Scotland
1 1 (100.00%) Stakeholder and Relationship Management
1 1 (100.00%) Technical Debt

BPSS Clearance
Co-occurring IT Skills in the North East 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:

General
1 1 (100.00%) Banking
1 1 (100.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Service Manager
1 1 (100.00%) Service Transition Manager
1 1 (100.00%) Transition Manager
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (100.00%) DevOps
1 1 (100.00%) ITIL
1 1 (100.00%) ITSM
1 1 (100.00%) Problem Management
1 1 (100.00%) Release Management
1 1 (100.00%) Service Delivery
1 1 (100.00%) Service Management
1 1 (100.00%) Stakeholder and Relationship Management
1 1 (100.00%) Stakeholder Management
1 1 (100.00%) Technical Debt
Qualifications
1 1 (100.00%) BC Cleared
1 1 (100.00%) DBS Check
1 1 (100.00%) ITIL Certification
1 1 (100.00%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (100.00%) Disclosure Scotland