Period
to 17 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Northern Ireland with a requirement for Security Cleared qualifications. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered over the 6 months to 17 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Security Clearance
UK > Northern Ireland
6 months to
17 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 62 14 16
Rank change year-on-year -48 +2 +13
Permanent jobs citing Security Cleared 6 34 19
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Northern Ireland 1.32% 10.12% 11.80%
As % of the Qualifications category 3.47% 22.22% 33.93%
Number of salaries quoted 2 25 14
Northern Ireland median annual salary £34,500 £40,000 £65,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -13.75% -38.46% +150.00%
UK median annual salary £47,000 £47,500 £46,000
% change year-on-year -1.05% +3.26% -3.16%

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 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 173 153 56
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Northern Ireland 37.94% 45.54% 34.78%
Number of salaries quoted 86 121 41
Northern Ireland median annual salary £35,000 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -12.50% - +33.33%
10th Percentile £20,500 £26,250 £26,750
90th Percentile £57,500 £57,500 £65,000
UK median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +5.56% - +2.27%

Security Cleared
Job Vacancy Trend in Northern Ireland

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

Job vacancy trend for Security Cleared in Northern Ireland

Security Cleared
Salary Trend in Northern Ireland

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

Salary trend for Security Cleared in Northern Ireland

Security Cleared
Salary Histogram in Northern Ireland

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Security Cleared in Northern Ireland over the 6 months to 17 November 2017.

Salary histogram for Security Cleared in Northern Ireland

Security 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 Security Cleared within the Northern Ireland region over the 6 months to 17 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 -42 6 £34,500 -13.75%
Security Cleared
UK

For the 6 months to 17 November 2017, 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 Northern Ireland region with a requirement for Security Cleared.

1 6 (100.00%) Microsoft
2 5 (83.33%) SQL
2 5 (83.33%) .NET
2 5 (83.33%) SQL Server
2 5 (83.33%) Windows
2 5 (83.33%) C#
2 5 (83.33%) SQL Server 2005
2 5 (83.33%) SQL Server 2008
2 5 (83.33%) SC Cleared
3 4 (66.67%) .NET Framework
3 4 (66.67%) ASP.NET
4 1 (16.67%) ITIL
4 1 (16.67%) SharePoint
4 1 (16.67%) MS Exchange
4 1 (16.67%) SLA
4 1 (16.67%) Active Directory
4 1 (16.67%) Citrix
4 1 (16.67%) CCA
4 1 (16.67%) Citrix Certification
4 1 (16.67%) Microsoft Certification
4 1 (16.67%) CommVault
4 1 (16.67%) Symantec
4 1 (16.67%) Norton AntiVirus
4 1 (16.67%) Project Management
4 1 (16.67%) JavaScript
4 1 (16.67%) Problem Management
4 1 (16.67%) Exchange Server 2007
4 1 (16.67%) MCITP
4 1 (16.67%) Service Management
4 1 (16.67%) Service Delivery

Security 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 (16.67%) Exchange Server 2007
1 1 (16.67%) Exchange Server 2010
1 1 (16.67%) Exchange Server 2013
1 1 (16.67%) MS Exchange
1 1 (16.67%) SharePoint
1 1 (16.67%) SharePoint 2013
Cloud Services
1 1 (16.67%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 1 (16.67%) NetScaler
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (83.33%) SQL Server
1 5 (83.33%) SQL Server 2005
1 5 (83.33%) SQL Server 2008
2 1 (16.67%) SQL Server 2012
General
1 1 (16.67%) Advertising
1 1 (16.67%) Finance
Job Titles
1 5 (83.33%) Developer
2 4 (66.67%) .NET Developer
3 1 (16.67%) Administrator
3 1 (16.67%) Consultant
3 1 (16.67%) SharePoint Consultant
3 1 (16.67%) SharePoint Developer
3 1 (16.67%) Systems Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (83.33%) .NET
2 4 (66.67%) .NET Framework
2 4 (66.67%) ASP.NET
Miscellaneous
1 1 (16.67%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 5 (83.33%) Windows
2 1 (16.67%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (16.67%) Continuous Improvement
1 1 (16.67%) ITIL
1 1 (16.67%) ITIL V3
1 1 (16.67%) Mentoring
1 1 (16.67%) Patch Management
1 1 (16.67%) Problem Management
1 1 (16.67%) Project Management
1 1 (16.67%) Service Delivery
1 1 (16.67%) Service Management
Programming Languages
1 5 (83.33%) C#
1 5 (83.33%) SQL
2 1 (16.67%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 5 (83.33%) SC Cleared
2 1 (16.67%) CCA
2 1 (16.67%) Citrix Certification
2 1 (16.67%) MCITP
2 1 (16.67%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (16.67%) SLA
System Software
1 1 (16.67%) Active Directory
1 1 (16.67%) Hyper-V
1 1 (16.67%) VMware Infrastructure
1 1 (16.67%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 1 (16.67%) Backup Exec
1 1 (16.67%) NetBackup
1 1 (16.67%) Norton AntiVirus
1 1 (16.67%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
1 1 (16.67%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
Vendors
1 6 (100.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (16.67%) Citrix
2 1 (16.67%) CommVault
2 1 (16.67%) Symantec
2 1 (16.67%) VMware