Period
to 19 September 2020

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 19 September 2020 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Security Clearance
UK > Northern Ireland
6 months to
19 Sep 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank - 64 60
Permanent jobs citing Security Cleared 0 7 4
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in Northern Ireland - 1.23% 0.93%
As % of the Qualifications category - 6.48% 3.17%
Number of salaries quoted 0 2 1
Median annual salary - £50,000 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - -9.09% +29.41%
UK median annual salary £55,000 £52,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year +4.76% +5.00% +6.38%

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 56 108 126
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Northern Ireland 17.13% 18.95% 29.44%
Number of salaries quoted 22 71 70
Median annual salary £40,000 £37,500 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.67% +7.14% -
10th Percentile £27,913 £23,000 £20,500
90th Percentile £53,750 £68,808 £68,875
UK median annual salary £55,000 £50,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year +10.00% - +8.70%

Security Cleared
Job Vacancy Trend in Northern Ireland

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

Job vacancy trend for Security Cleared in Northern Ireland

Security Cleared
Salary Trend in Northern Ireland

3-month moving average salary quoted in jobs citing Security Cleared in Northern Ireland.

Salary trend for Security Cleared in Northern Ireland