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The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in the North East with a requirement for Security Cleared qualifications. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered over the 6 months to 4 July 2022 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Security Clearance
England > North East
6 months to
4 Jul 2022
Same period 2021 Same period 2020
Rank 52 59 74
Rank change year-on-year +7 +15 +22
Permanent jobs citing Security Cleared 67 47 10
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the North East 4.02% 4.04% 1.10%
As % of the Qualifications category 13.73% 19.58% 5.35%
Number of salaries quoted 46 47 9
10th Percentile £19,313 £31,250 £38,000
25th Percentile £21,813 £36,250 -
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £60,000 £54,000 £50,000
Median % change year-on-year +11.11% +8.00% +42.86%
75th Percentile £100,000 £62,267 -
90th Percentile £110,000 £69,900 £55,750
England median annual salary £55,000 £56,914 £52,500
% change year-on-year -3.36% +8.41% +0.96%

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 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 488 240 187
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the North East 29.29% 20.65% 20.53%
Number of salaries quoted 279 151 142
10th Percentile £26,250 £25,500 £22,675
25th Percentile £34,250 £32,750 £31,411
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £40,000 £43,500 £40,000
Median % change year-on-year -8.05% +8.75% +0.63%
75th Percentile £50,000 £57,500 £48,563
90th Percentile £71,250 £66,303 £52,500
England median annual salary £55,000 £55,000 £52,500
% change year-on-year - +4.76% +5.00%

Security Cleared
Job Vacancy Trend in the North East

Job postings citing Security Cleared as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised in the North East.

Job vacancy trend for Security Cleared in the North East

Security Cleared
Salary Trend in the North East

3-month moving average salary quoted in jobs citing Security Cleared in the North East.

Salary trend for Security Cleared in the North East

Security Cleared
Salary Histogram in the North East

Salary distribution for jobs citing Security Cleared in the North East over the 6 months to 4 July 2022.

Salary histogram for Security Cleared in the North East

Security Cleared
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 Security Cleared within the North East region over the 6 months to 4 July 2022. 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
Jobs
Tyne and Wear -6 44 £62,500 +15.74% 11
Durham +1 16 £19,625 -46.23% 2
Northumberland - 7 £26,500 -
Security Cleared
England

For the 6 months to 4 July 2022, IT jobs citing Security Cleared 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 Security Cleared.

1 45 (67.16%) SC Cleared
2 22 (32.84%) Social Skills
3 19 (28.36%) Public Sector
3 19 (28.36%) SLA
4 18 (26.87%) Incident Management
4 18 (26.87%) Major Incident Management
5 16 (23.88%) Azure
5 16 (23.88%) Windows
6 15 (22.39%) Java
7 14 (20.90%) JavaScript
7 14 (20.90%) SQL
8 13 (19.40%) HTML
8 13 (19.40%) CSS
8 13 (19.40%) Git (software)
8 13 (19.40%) Software Engineering
8 13 (19.40%) Docker
9 12 (17.91%) Windows 10
9 12 (17.91%) NoSQL
9 12 (17.91%) AngularJS
9 12 (17.91%) Agile
9 12 (17.91%) Management Information System
10 11 (16.42%) Ruby
10 11 (16.42%) Go
10 11 (16.42%) Node.js
11 10 (14.93%) Ruby on Rails
11 10 (14.93%) Angular 2
11 10 (14.93%) Marketing
11 10 (14.93%) Web Development
11 10 (14.93%) MVC
11 10 (14.93%) HTTP

Security Cleared
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 2 (2.99%) Exchange Server 2010
1 2 (2.99%) Exchange Server 2013
1 2 (2.99%) MS Exchange
1 2 (2.99%) SharePoint
1 2 (2.99%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 6 (8.96%) Microsoft Excel
2 1 (1.49%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 16 (23.88%) Azure
2 6 (8.96%) AWS
3 3 (4.48%) IaaS
3 3 (4.48%) PaaS
4 2 (2.99%) AWS CloudFormation
4 2 (2.99%) Azure DevOps
4 2 (2.99%) SaaS
5 1 (1.49%) Cloud Computing
5 1 (1.49%) GitHub
5 1 (1.49%) OpenShift
Communications & Networking
1 10 (14.93%) HTTP
1 10 (14.93%) SSL
2 3 (4.48%) Internet
3 2 (2.99%) DHCP
3 2 (2.99%) DNS
4 1 (1.49%) NetScaler
4 1 (1.49%) Skype
4 1 (1.49%) WAAS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (17.91%) NoSQL
2 2 (2.99%) Oracle Database
3 1 (1.49%) MongoDB
3 1 (1.49%) Oracle Database 12c
Development Applications
1 13 (19.40%) Git (software)
2 4 (5.97%) Jenkins
3 2 (2.99%) Atlassian Bamboo
3 2 (2.99%) CircleCI
3 2 (2.99%) GitLab
3 2 (2.99%) JIRA
4 1 (1.49%) Gradle
4 1 (1.49%) Subversion
General
1 22 (32.84%) Social Skills
2 19 (28.36%) Public Sector
3 10 (14.93%) Marketing
4 7 (10.45%) Finance
5 4 (5.97%) Fire and Rescue
6 3 (4.48%) Inclusion and Diversity
6 3 (4.48%) Influencing Skills
7 2 (2.99%) Retail
8 1 (1.49%) Analytical Skills
Job Titles
1 16 (23.88%) Analyst
2 11 (16.42%) Software Engineer
3 9 (13.43%) Service Analyst
3 9 (13.43%) Service Desk Analyst
4 8 (11.94%) 1st Line Service Desk Analyst
5 6 (8.96%) IT Support
6 4 (5.97%) 1st Line Support
6 4 (5.97%) 1st Line Support Analyst
6 4 (5.97%) Administrator
6 4 (5.97%) Architect
6 4 (5.97%) Data Centre Engineer
6 4 (5.97%) Head of Digital
6 4 (5.97%) Head of Engineering
6 4 (5.97%) Head of Security
6 4 (5.97%) IT Administrator
6 4 (5.97%) Service Desk Support
6 4 (5.97%) Service Desk Support Analyst
6 4 (5.97%) Support Analyst
7 3 (4.48%) Platform Engineer
7 3 (4.48%) User Researcher
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (19.40%) CSS
1 13 (19.40%) HTML
2 12 (17.91%) AngularJS
3 11 (16.42%) Node.js
4 10 (14.93%) .NET
4 10 (14.93%) Angular 2
4 10 (14.93%) ASP.NET
4 10 (14.93%) Ruby on Rails
5 3 (4.48%) ARM Templates
6 2 (2.99%) HTML5
6 2 (2.99%) J2EE
6 2 (2.99%) jQuery
6 2 (2.99%) Spring
7 1 (1.49%) Hibernate
7 1 (1.49%) JSON
7 1 (1.49%) Play Framework
7 1 (1.49%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 12 (17.91%) Management Information System
2 6 (8.96%) Self-Motivation
3 4 (5.97%) Data Centre
3 4 (5.97%) Private Cloud
3 4 (5.97%) Public Cloud
3 4 (5.97%) Virtual Team
4 3 (4.48%) NHS
5 2 (2.99%) e-Learning
Operating Systems
1 16 (23.88%) Windows
2 12 (17.91%) Windows 10
3 3 (4.48%) Linux
3 3 (4.48%) Windows 7
4 2 (2.99%) Unix
5 1 (1.49%) Windows Server
5 1 (1.49%) Windows Server 2008
5 1 (1.49%) Windows Server 2016
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (26.87%) Incident Management
1 18 (26.87%) Major Incident Management
2 13 (19.40%) Software Engineering
3 12 (17.91%) Agile
4 10 (14.93%) MVC
4 10 (14.93%) Web Development
5 9 (13.43%) Service Management
6 8 (11.94%) DevOps
6 8 (11.94%) ITIL
7 7 (10.45%) Analytics
8 6 (8.96%) Problem Management
8 6 (8.96%) Service Design
8 6 (8.96%) Strategic Thinking
9 5 (7.46%) Business Transformation
9 5 (7.46%) Continuous Improvement
9 5 (7.46%) Security Architecture
10 4 (5.97%) Cybersecurity
10 4 (5.97%) Line Management
10 4 (5.97%) Mentoring
10 4 (5.97%) SIEM
Programming Languages
1 15 (22.39%) Java
2 14 (20.90%) JavaScript
2 14 (20.90%) SQL
3 11 (16.42%) Go
3 11 (16.42%) Ruby
4 5 (7.46%) PowerShell
5 3 (4.48%) Python
6 2 (2.99%) Bash
6 2 (2.99%) C#
6 2 (2.99%) Perl
7 1 (1.49%) C
7 1 (1.49%) Scala
7 1 (1.49%) Shell Script
7 1 (1.49%) T-SQL
7 1 (1.49%) VB
7 1 (1.49%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 45 (67.16%) SC Cleared
2 9 (13.43%) BPSS Clearance
3 6 (8.96%) DBS Check
3 6 (8.96%) DV Cleared
4 2 (2.99%) Degree
4 2 (2.99%) Numerate Degree
5 1 (1.49%) CTC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 19 (28.36%) SLA
2 4 (5.97%) NIST
2 4 (5.97%) QA
System Software
1 13 (19.40%) Docker
2 3 (4.48%) XenApp
3 2 (2.99%) Active Directory
3 2 (2.99%) Citrix Hypervisor
3 2 (2.99%) Microsoft App-V
3 2 (2.99%) XenDesktop
4 1 (1.49%) Hyper-V
4 1 (1.49%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 3 (4.48%) Ansible
1 3 (4.48%) Kubernetes
1 3 (4.48%) Terraform
2 2 (2.99%) CFEngine
2 2 (2.99%) OpenView Configuration Management
2 2 (2.99%) Opscode Chef
2 2 (2.99%) Puppet
2 2 (2.99%) SCCM
2 2 (2.99%) WSUS
3 1 (1.49%) McAfee ePO
3 1 (1.49%) Nagios
3 1 (1.49%) Norton AntiVirus
3 1 (1.49%) SafeCom
3 1 (1.49%) SCOM
3 1 (1.49%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
Vendors
1 6 (8.96%) NEC
1 6 (8.96%) Northgate
2 5 (7.46%) Microsoft
3 4 (5.97%) CyberArk
3 4 (5.97%) FireEye
3 4 (5.97%) Splunk
3 4 (5.97%) Tanium
4 3 (4.48%) Citrix
4 3 (4.48%) Ivanti
4 3 (4.48%) OneLogin
5 2 (2.99%) Oracle
6 1 (1.49%) McAfee
6 1 (1.49%) Pega
6 1 (1.49%) SolarWinds
6 1 (1.49%) Symantec
6 1 (1.49%) ThinPrint
6 1 (1.49%) UiPath
6 1 (1.49%) VMware