Period
to 20 October 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 20 October 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
20 Oct 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 106 102 116
Rank change year-on-year -4 +14 +4
Permanent jobs citing BPSS Clearance 6 1 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the North East 0.43% 0.087% 0.41%
As % of the Qualifications category 2.15% 0.27% 1.36%
Number of salaries quoted 6 0 5
North East median annual salary £33,920 - £11,050
10th Percentile £28,250 - £9,525
90th Percentile £43,375 - £12,575
England median annual salary £40,265 £40,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +0.66% -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 279 373 442
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the North East 19.89% 32.41% 30.19%
Number of salaries quoted 212 313 389
North East median annual salary £42,500 £39,513 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +7.56% -1.22% +11.11%
10th Percentile £21,375 £21,600 £22,000
90th Percentile £66,250 £63,750 £60,000
England median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £46,500
% change year-on-year +5.26% +2.15% +3.33%

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
Salary Histogram in the North East

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing BPSS Clearance in the North East over the 6 months to 20 October 2018.

Salary histogram 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 20 October 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 -13 6 £33,920 - 1
BPSS Clearance
England

For the 6 months to 20 October 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 5 (83.33%) Agile Software Development
1 5 (83.33%) Security Cleared
2 4 (66.67%) Law
3 3 (50.00%) SC Cleared
4 2 (33.33%) BC Cleared
4 2 (33.33%) Technical Architecture
4 2 (33.33%) Finance
4 2 (33.33%) DevOps
4 2 (33.33%) DBS Check
4 2 (33.33%) Disclosure Scotland
4 2 (33.33%) Siebel
4 2 (33.33%) ITIL
4 2 (33.33%) QA
5 1 (16.67%) Problem Management
5 1 (16.67%) Use Case
5 1 (16.67%) Release Management
5 1 (16.67%) Usability Testing
5 1 (16.67%) Unit Testing
5 1 (16.67%) Continuous Integration
5 1 (16.67%) Unix
5 1 (16.67%) Linux
5 1 (16.67%) Microsoft Excel
5 1 (16.67%) CRM
5 1 (16.67%) Banking
5 1 (16.67%) Maven
5 1 (16.67%) Systems Analysis
5 1 (16.67%) Software Testing
5 1 (16.67%) Microsoft PowerPoint
5 1 (16.67%) Project Planning
5 1 (16.67%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux

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:

Application Platforms
1 1 (16.67%) Confluence
1 1 (16.67%) SharePoint
Applications
1 1 (16.67%) Adobe Illustrator
1 1 (16.67%) Microsoft Excel
1 1 (16.67%) Microsoft Office
1 1 (16.67%) Microsoft PowerPoint
1 1 (16.67%) Microsoft Project
1 1 (16.67%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 1 (16.67%) Siebel CRM
Cloud Services
1 1 (16.67%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (16.67%) Amazon CloudWatch
1 1 (16.67%) Amazon EC2
1 1 (16.67%) Amazon S3
1 1 (16.67%) AWS CloudFormation
Communications & Networking
1 1 (16.67%) FTP
1 1 (16.67%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (16.67%) BusinessObjects
Development Applications
1 1 (16.67%) Axure RP
1 1 (16.67%) GitLab
1 1 (16.67%) Jenkins
1 1 (16.67%) JIRA
1 1 (16.67%) Maven
1 1 (16.67%) Sonatype Nexus
General
1 4 (66.67%) Law
2 2 (33.33%) Finance
3 1 (16.67%) Banking
Job Titles
1 1 (16.67%) Administrator
1 1 (16.67%) Architect
1 1 (16.67%) Designer
1 1 (16.67%) Developer
1 1 (16.67%) DevOps Engineer
1 1 (16.67%) Operations Engineer
1 1 (16.67%) Project Administrator
1 1 (16.67%) Project Support Administrator
1 1 (16.67%) Service Manager
1 1 (16.67%) Service Transition Manager
1 1 (16.67%) Siebel Developer
1 1 (16.67%) Technical Architect
1 1 (16.67%) Transition Manager
1 1 (16.67%) UX Designer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (16.67%) CSS
1 1 (16.67%) Elastic Stack
1 1 (16.67%) HTML
1 1 (16.67%) Web Services
1 1 (16.67%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 1 (16.67%) Private Cloud
1 1 (16.67%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 1 (16.67%) Linux
1 1 (16.67%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
1 1 (16.67%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (83.33%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (33.33%) DevOps
2 2 (33.33%) ITIL
2 2 (33.33%) Technical Architecture
3 1 (16.67%) Configuration Management
3 1 (16.67%) Continuous Delivery
3 1 (16.67%) CRM
3 1 (16.67%) Digital Transformation Programme
3 1 (16.67%) EAI
3 1 (16.67%) Information Architecture
3 1 (16.67%) Microservices
3 1 (16.67%) Problem-Solving
3 1 (16.67%) Prototyping
3 1 (16.67%) Qualitative Research
3 1 (16.67%) Quantitative Research
3 1 (16.67%) SDLC
3 1 (16.67%) Service Design
3 1 (16.67%) Software Delivery
3 1 (16.67%) Stakeholder and Relationship Management
3 1 (16.67%) Wireframes
Programming Languages
1 1 (16.67%) JavaScript
1 1 (16.67%) SQL
1 1 (16.67%) STATISTICA Visual Basic
Qualifications
1 5 (83.33%) Security Cleared
2 3 (50.00%) SC Cleared
3 2 (33.33%) BC Cleared
3 2 (33.33%) DBS Check
4 1 (16.67%) Degree
4 1 (16.67%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (33.33%) Disclosure Scotland
1 2 (33.33%) QA
Systems Management
1 1 (16.67%) Ansible
1 1 (16.67%) Puppet
1 1 (16.67%) Terraform
Vendors
1 2 (33.33%) Siebel
2 1 (16.67%) Dynatrace
2 1 (16.67%) Informatica
2 1 (16.67%) Microsoft