Period
to 23 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Northern Ireland with a requirement for SC Cleared qualifications. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered over the 6 months to 23 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Security Check (SC) Clearance
UK > Northern Ireland
6 months to
23 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 62 34 29
Rank change year-on-year -28 -5 +10
Permanent jobs citing SC Cleared 5 10 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Northern Ireland 1.11% 2.92% 2.58%
As % of the Qualifications category 2.98% 6.41% 7.14%
Number of salaries quoted 1 9 1
Northern Ireland median annual salary £42,500 £35,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +21.43% -22.22% +73.08%
UK median annual salary £46,750 £45,250 £47,500
% change year-on-year +3.31% -4.74% -5.00%

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 Northern Ireland with a requirement for academic qualifications or professional certifications.

All Academic and Professional Certifications
Northern Ireland
Permanent vacancies requiring academic qualifications or professional certifications 168 156 56
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Northern Ireland 37.17% 45.61% 36.13%
Number of salaries quoted 82 124 43
Northern Ireland median annual salary £36,250 £40,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -9.38% -5.88% +41.67%
10th Percentile £20,500 £26,250 £26,900
90th Percentile £55,875 £59,250 £65,000
UK median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +5.56% - +1.12%

SC Cleared
Job Vacancy Trend in Northern Ireland

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

Job vacancy trend for SC Cleared in Northern Ireland

SC Cleared
Salary Trend in Northern Ireland

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

Salary trend for SC Cleared in Northern Ireland

SC Cleared
Job Locations in Northern Ireland

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing SC Cleared within the Northern Ireland region over the 6 months to 23 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
County Antrim -21 5 £42,500 +21.43% 1
SC Cleared
UK

For the 6 months to 23 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 Northern Ireland region with a requirement for SC Cleared.

1 5 (100.00%) .NET
1 5 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 5 (100.00%) C#
1 5 (100.00%) Security Cleared
2 4 (80.00%) SQL Server 2008
2 4 (80.00%) SQL Server 2005
2 4 (80.00%) .NET Framework
2 4 (80.00%) SQL Server
2 4 (80.00%) ASP.NET
2 4 (80.00%) Windows
2 4 (80.00%) SQL
3 1 (20.00%) SharePoint
3 1 (20.00%) Advertising
3 1 (20.00%) JavaScript
3 1 (20.00%) SharePoint 2013

SC Cleared
Co-occurring IT Skills in Northern Ireland 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 (20.00%) SharePoint
1 1 (20.00%) SharePoint 2013
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (80.00%) SQL Server
1 4 (80.00%) SQL Server 2005
1 4 (80.00%) SQL Server 2008
General
1 1 (20.00%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 5 (100.00%) Developer
2 4 (80.00%) .NET Developer
3 1 (20.00%) Consultant
3 1 (20.00%) SharePoint Consultant
3 1 (20.00%) SharePoint Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (100.00%) .NET
2 4 (80.00%) .NET Framework
2 4 (80.00%) ASP.NET
Operating Systems
1 4 (80.00%) Windows
Programming Languages
1 5 (100.00%) C#
2 4 (80.00%) SQL
3 1 (20.00%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 5 (100.00%) Security Cleared
Vendors
1 5 (100.00%) Microsoft