Period
to 22 July 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Preston with a requirement for Security Cleared qualifications. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered over the 6 months to 22 July 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Security Clearance
Lancashire > Preston
6 months to
22 Jul 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 29 50 36
Rank change year-on-year +21 -14 +6
Permanent jobs citing Security Cleared 15 1 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Preston 6.20% 0.36% 1.86%
As % of the Qualifications category 29.41% 2.00% 8.11%
Number of salaries quoted 12 0 1
Preston median annual salary £38,750 - £70,000
10th Percentile £31,625 - £67,500
90th Percentile £50,000 - £72,500
Lancashire median annual salary £37,500 £57,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year -34.78% +43.75% +17.65%

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 Preston with a requirement for academic qualifications or professional certifications.

All Academic and Professional Certifications
Preston
Permanent vacancies requiring academic qualifications or professional certifications 51 50 37
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Preston 21.07% 17.92% 22.98%
Number of salaries quoted 42 44 28
Preston median annual salary £50,000 £32,500 £32,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +53.85% - -18.75%
10th Percentile £30,800 £23,050 £18,500
90th Percentile £55,000 £41,250 £43,750
Lancashire median annual salary £37,500 £35,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year +7.14% -6.67% +7.14%

Security Cleared
Job Vacancy Trend in Preston

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

Job vacancy trend for Security Cleared in Preston

Security Cleared
Salary Trend in Preston

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

Salary trend for Security Cleared in Preston

Security Cleared
Salary Histogram in Preston

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Security Cleared in Preston over the 6 months to 22 July 2018.

Salary histogram for Security Cleared in Preston

For the 6 months to 22 July 2018, 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 Preston region with a requirement for Security Cleared.

1 11 (73.33%) SQL
2 10 (66.67%) SC Cleared
3 8 (53.33%) Agile Software Development
4 7 (46.67%) Java
4 7 (46.67%) Microsoft Excel
4 7 (46.67%) MS Access
5 6 (40.00%) JavaScript
5 6 (40.00%) HTML
6 5 (33.33%) Service Delivery
6 5 (33.33%) Scrum
6 5 (33.33%) C
6 5 (33.33%) VBA
6 5 (33.33%) .NET
6 5 (33.33%) Microsoft Project
6 5 (33.33%) Microsoft Office
6 5 (33.33%) Data Warehouse
6 5 (33.33%) MS Visio
6 5 (33.33%) CSS
6 5 (33.33%) Kanban
6 5 (33.33%) Continuous Improvement
6 5 (33.33%) SDLC
7 4 (26.67%) Enterprise Software
7 4 (26.67%) XML
7 4 (26.67%) XSD
8 3 (20.00%) UML
8 3 (20.00%) N-Tier
8 3 (20.00%) Visual Studio
8 3 (20.00%) JUnit
8 3 (20.00%) IIS
8 3 (20.00%) VB

Security Cleared
Co-occurring IT Skills in Preston 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 3 (20.00%) IIS
2 2 (13.33%) IBM Notes
Applications
1 7 (46.67%) Microsoft Excel
2 5 (33.33%) Microsoft Office
2 5 (33.33%) Microsoft Project
2 5 (33.33%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 1 (6.67%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (6.67%) IBM Cloud
1 1 (6.67%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 2 (13.33%) TCP/IP
2 1 (6.67%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (46.67%) MS Access
2 5 (33.33%) Data Warehouse
3 3 (20.00%) Relational Database
3 3 (20.00%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 3 (20.00%) JUnit
1 3 (20.00%) Visual Studio
2 2 (13.33%) Cucumber
2 2 (13.33%) JIRA
2 2 (13.33%) Selenium
3 1 (6.67%) Ant
3 1 (6.67%) Appium
3 1 (6.67%) Artifactory
3 1 (6.67%) Git (software)
3 1 (6.67%) IBM UrbanCode
3 1 (6.67%) Jenkins
3 1 (6.67%) JMeter
3 1 (6.67%) Maven
3 1 (6.67%) SoapUI
3 1 (6.67%) Sonatype Nexus
3 1 (6.67%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 2 (13.33%) Finance
Job Titles
1 8 (53.33%) Developer
2 5 (33.33%) VBA Developer
3 3 (20.00%) .NET Developer
3 3 (20.00%) Applications Developer
3 3 (20.00%) Java Applications Developer
3 3 (20.00%) Java Developer
4 2 (13.33%) Access Developer
4 2 (13.33%) Access VBA Developer
4 2 (13.33%) Analyst
4 2 (13.33%) Excel Developer
4 2 (13.33%) Excel VBA Developer
4 2 (13.33%) IT Engineer
4 2 (13.33%) J2EE Applications Developer
4 2 (13.33%) J2EE Developer
4 2 (13.33%) Java/J2EE Developer
4 2 (13.33%) Junior
4 2 (13.33%) Microsoft Developer
5 1 (6.67%) Graduate IT Engineer
5 1 (6.67%) Junior IT Engineer
5 1 (6.67%) SC Cleared Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (40.00%) HTML
2 5 (33.33%) .NET
2 5 (33.33%) CSS
3 4 (26.67%) XML
3 4 (26.67%) XSD
4 3 (20.00%) .NET Framework
4 3 (20.00%) Ajax
4 3 (20.00%) AngularJS
4 3 (20.00%) Entity Framework
4 3 (20.00%) jQuery
4 3 (20.00%) Razor View Engine
5 2 (13.33%) HTML5
5 2 (13.33%) J2EE
6 1 (6.67%) YAML
Miscellaneous
1 4 (26.67%) Enterprise Software
2 3 (20.00%) N-Tier
3 2 (13.33%) Management Information System
4 1 (6.67%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (6.67%) Data Centre
4 1 (6.67%) Driving Licence
4 1 (6.67%) PKI
4 1 (6.67%) Smart Meter
Operating Systems
1 2 (13.33%) Windows
1 2 (13.33%) Windows Server
2 1 (6.67%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (53.33%) Agile Software Development
2 5 (33.33%) Continuous Improvement
2 5 (33.33%) Kanban
2 5 (33.33%) Scrum
2 5 (33.33%) SDLC
2 5 (33.33%) Service Delivery
3 3 (20.00%) MVC
3 3 (20.00%) UML
3 3 (20.00%) Unit Testing
4 2 (13.33%) ETL
4 2 (13.33%) Server Virtualisation
4 2 (13.33%) Software Engineering
4 2 (13.33%) Test Automation
5 1 (6.67%) IT Strategy
5 1 (6.67%) ITIL
5 1 (6.67%) Problem-Solving
5 1 (6.67%) Scaled Agile Framework
5 1 (6.67%) Security Operations
5 1 (6.67%) SOLID
5 1 (6.67%) Tech Ops
Programming Languages
1 11 (73.33%) SQL
2 7 (46.67%) Java
3 6 (40.00%) JavaScript
4 5 (33.33%) C
4 5 (33.33%) VBA
5 3 (20.00%) C#
5 3 (20.00%) VB
6 2 (13.33%) C++
6 2 (13.33%) PHP
6 2 (13.33%) VC++
7 1 (6.67%) Bash Shell
7 1 (6.67%) Groovy
7 1 (6.67%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 10 (66.67%) SC Cleared
2 2 (13.33%) Degree
3 1 (6.67%) CISSP
3 1 (6.67%) Computer Science Degree
3 1 (6.67%) GCIH
3 1 (6.67%) GIAC
3 1 (6.67%) ISTQB
System Software
1 1 (6.67%) Docker
Systems Management
1 1 (6.67%) Ansible
1 1 (6.67%) Kubernetes
1 1 (6.67%) Opscode Chef
1 1 (6.67%) Puppet
Vendors
1 2 (13.33%) Cisco
1 2 (13.33%) Lotus
1 2 (13.33%) Microsoft
2 1 (6.67%) Atlassian
2 1 (6.67%) IBM
2 1 (6.67%) Oracle