Period
to 21 January 2018

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 21 January 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Security Clearance
England > North East
6 months to
21 Jan 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 70 38 86
Rank change year-on-year -32 +48 -47
Permanent jobs citing Security Cleared 49 71 25
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the North East 3.14% 5.35% 1.85%
As % of the Qualifications category 11.32% 20.11% 7.20%
Number of salaries quoted 41 61 31
North East median annual salary £45,000 £40,000 £39,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +12.50% +2.56% +2.63%
England median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000

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 433 353 347
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the North East 27.72% 26.62% 25.70%
Number of salaries quoted 385 290 303
North East median annual salary £40,000 £37,500 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.67% +7.14% -7.28%
10th Percentile £21,250 £21,250 £22,000
90th Percentile £70,053 £53,288 £63,750
England median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +5.56% - -

Security Cleared
Job Vacancy Trend in the North East

Job postings citing Security Cleared as a percentage 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

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT 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

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Security Cleared in the North East over the 6 months to 21 January 2018.

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 21 January 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 -14 42 £50,491 +26.23% 24
Durham -19 5 £25,000 +4.17% 1
Security Cleared
England

For the 6 months to 21 January 2018, 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 North East region with a requirement for Security Cleared.

1 27 (55.10%) Agile Software Development
2 25 (51.02%) SC Cleared
3 23 (46.94%) ITIL
4 20 (40.82%) Oracle
5 14 (28.57%) SQL Server
5 14 (28.57%) SQL
6 13 (26.53%) Sun
6 13 (26.53%) Incident Management
6 13 (26.53%) Performance Tuning
7 12 (24.49%) Root Cause Analysis
8 11 (22.45%) Microsoft
8 11 (22.45%) Oracle Database
9 10 (20.41%) DevOps
9 10 (20.41%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
9 10 (20.41%) ITIL V3
9 10 (20.41%) Test Automation
9 10 (20.41%) Web Services
9 10 (20.41%) Validation
10 9 (18.37%) Service Delivery
10 9 (18.37%) SOAP
10 9 (18.37%) Linux
10 9 (18.37%) Selenium
10 9 (18.37%) REST
10 9 (18.37%) Case Management
11 8 (16.33%) Virtual Machines
11 8 (16.33%) Oracle Database 12c
11 8 (16.33%) Mentoring
11 8 (16.33%) Oracle GoldenGate
11 8 (16.33%) Puppet
11 8 (16.33%) Oracle RAC

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 7 (14.29%) SharePoint
2 5 (10.20%) Documentum
2 5 (10.20%) Oracle SOA Suite
2 5 (10.20%) Tomcat
2 5 (10.20%) WebLogic
3 4 (8.16%) BizTalk Server
4 3 (6.12%) SharePoint Server
5 1 (2.04%) Exchange Server 2007
5 1 (2.04%) Exchange Server 2010
5 1 (2.04%) Exchange Server 2013
5 1 (2.04%) MS Exchange
5 1 (2.04%) OpenStack
5 1 (2.04%) SharePoint 2010
5 1 (2.04%) SharePoint 2013
5 1 (2.04%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 7 (14.29%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 3 (6.12%) assyst
Cloud Services
1 5 (10.20%) GitHub
2 3 (6.12%) Amazon AWS
2 3 (6.12%) AWS CloudFormation
3 2 (4.08%) Amazon EC2
3 2 (4.08%) Amazon S3
3 2 (4.08%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
3 2 (4.08%) AWS Lambda
3 2 (4.08%) Serverless
4 1 (2.04%) Azure Active Directory
4 1 (2.04%) IaaS
4 1 (2.04%) Microsoft Azure
4 1 (2.04%) Office 365
4 1 (2.04%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 7 (14.29%) Firewall
2 2 (4.08%) Cisco ASA
2 2 (4.08%) DAB
2 2 (4.08%) DNS
2 2 (4.08%) VLAN
2 2 (4.08%) VPN
2 2 (4.08%) WAN
3 1 (2.04%) Network Security
3 1 (2.04%) Skype
3 1 (2.04%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (28.57%) SQL Server
2 11 (22.45%) Oracle Database
3 8 (16.33%) Oracle Database 12c
4 7 (14.29%) Oracle Reports
5 6 (12.24%) RDBMS
5 6 (12.24%) Relational Database
6 4 (8.16%) SQL Server 2008
6 4 (8.16%) SQL Server 2012
7 1 (2.04%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 9 (18.37%) Selenium
2 5 (10.20%) Git (software)
2 5 (10.20%) Jenkins
3 4 (8.16%) Cucumber
3 4 (8.16%) JMeter
3 4 (8.16%) LoadRunner
3 4 (8.16%) Ranorex
3 4 (8.16%) Robot Framework
3 4 (8.16%) SoapUI
3 4 (8.16%) Team Foundation Server
3 4 (8.16%) WebDriver
4 3 (6.12%) JIRA
4 3 (6.12%) Visual Studio
5 1 (2.04%) TestDirector
General
1 1 (2.04%) Finance
Job Titles
1 12 (24.49%) DBA
2 11 (22.45%) Analyst
3 8 (16.33%) Architect
3 8 (16.33%) Oracle DBA
4 6 (12.24%) Incident Manager
4 6 (12.24%) Major Incident Manager
5 5 (10.20%) Infrastructure Architect
5 5 (10.20%) Software Test Engineer
5 5 (10.20%) Test Engineer
6 4 (8.16%) Security Analyst
6 4 (8.16%) SQL DBA
7 3 (6.12%) Analyst Programmer
7 3 (6.12%) Applications Support
7 3 (6.12%) Applications Support Analyst
7 3 (6.12%) DevOps Engineer
7 3 (6.12%) ITIL Service Analyst
7 3 (6.12%) Programmer
7 3 (6.12%) Service Analyst
7 3 (6.12%) Support Analyst
7 3 (6.12%) Support Analyst Programmer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (20.41%) Web Services
2 9 (18.37%) REST
2 9 (18.37%) SOAP
3 8 (16.33%) Oracle GoldenGate
4 5 (10.20%) .NET
4 5 (10.20%) Middleware
5 4 (8.16%) ASP.NET
6 3 (6.12%) .NET Framework
6 3 (6.12%) HTML
7 2 (4.08%) CSS
7 2 (4.08%) XML
7 2 (4.08%) XSLT
8 1 (2.04%) HTML5
8 1 (2.04%) MFC
8 1 (2.04%) SailPoint
8 1 (2.04%) WCF
8 1 (2.04%) XHTML
Miscellaneous
1 7 (14.29%) Analytical Skills
2 5 (10.20%) Management Information System
3 4 (8.16%) Computer Science
4 2 (4.08%) Clustering
4 2 (4.08%) Virtual Team
5 1 (2.04%) Hybrid Cloud
5 1 (2.04%) PKI
5 1 (2.04%) Private Cloud
5 1 (2.04%) Public Cloud
Operating Systems
1 9 (18.37%) Linux
2 6 (12.24%) Oracle Linux
3 3 (6.12%) Windows
4 1 (2.04%) Windows 10
4 1 (2.04%) Windows Server
4 1 (2.04%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 27 (55.10%) Agile Software Development
2 23 (46.94%) ITIL
3 13 (26.53%) Incident Management
3 13 (26.53%) Performance Tuning
4 12 (24.49%) Root Cause Analysis
5 10 (20.41%) DevOps
5 10 (20.41%) ITIL V3
5 10 (20.41%) Test Automation
5 10 (20.41%) Validation
6 9 (18.37%) Case Management
6 9 (18.37%) Service Delivery
7 8 (16.33%) Mentoring
8 7 (14.29%) Trend Analysis
9 6 (12.24%) Business Analysis
9 6 (12.24%) Change Management
9 6 (12.24%) ITSM
9 6 (12.24%) Problem Management
9 6 (12.24%) Service Management
10 5 (10.20%) Data Management
10 5 (10.20%) Document Management
Programming Languages
1 14 (28.57%) SQL
2 5 (10.20%) C#
2 5 (10.20%) Ruby
3 3 (6.12%) Python
4 2 (4.08%) JavaScript
4 2 (4.08%) Perl
4 2 (4.08%) PL/SQL
5 1 (2.04%) C++
5 1 (2.04%) Go
5 1 (2.04%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 25 (51.02%) SC Cleared
2 10 (20.41%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
3 7 (14.29%) DV Cleared
4 6 (12.24%) Degree
5 5 (10.20%) CISSP
5 5 (10.20%) MCSA
5 5 (10.20%) Microsoft Certification
6 4 (8.16%) CEH
6 4 (8.16%) Computer Science Degree
6 4 (8.16%) GCIH
6 4 (8.16%) GSEC
6 4 (8.16%) ISTQB
6 4 (8.16%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
6 4 (8.16%) Oracle Certification
7 2 (4.08%) ISEB
8 1 (2.04%) CISM
8 1 (2.04%) ITIL Certification
8 1 (2.04%) MCSE
8 1 (2.04%) PCI QSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (16.33%) SLA
2 5 (10.20%) Disclosure Scotland
3 1 (2.04%) GDPR
3 1 (2.04%) HIPAA
3 1 (2.04%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 1 (2.04%) NIST 800
3 1 (2.04%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 8 (16.33%) Oracle RAC
1 8 (16.33%) Virtual Machines
2 2 (4.08%) Active Directory
2 2 (4.08%) Docker
Systems Management
1 8 (16.33%) Data Guard
1 8 (16.33%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
1 8 (16.33%) Puppet
2 6 (12.24%) NetBackup
3 5 (10.20%) ZABBIX
4 3 (6.12%) Ansible
4 3 (6.12%) Opscode Chef
4 3 (6.12%) Terraform
5 2 (4.08%) Oracle RMAN
6 1 (2.04%) HP Quality Center
6 1 (2.04%) Kubernetes
6 1 (2.04%) Salt
Vendors
1 20 (40.82%) Oracle
2 13 (26.53%) Sun
3 11 (22.45%) Microsoft
4 5 (10.20%) EMC
4 5 (10.20%) Pega
5 4 (8.16%) Splunk
6 3 (6.12%) Remedy
7 2 (4.08%) Brocade
7 2 (4.08%) Cisco
7 2 (4.08%) Juniper
8 1 (2.04%) CyberArk
8 1 (2.04%) HP
8 1 (2.04%) NetIQ