Period
to 28 February 2020

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Warrington with a requirement for Security Cleared qualifications. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered over the 6 months to 28 February 2020 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Security Clearance
Cheshire > Warrington
6 months to
28 Feb 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 23 39 65
Rank change year-on-year +16 +26 -26
Permanent jobs citing Security Cleared 35 29 13
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Warrington 7.97% 5.71% 2.17%
As % of the Qualifications category 42.17% 24.37% 9.22%
Number of salaries quoted 25 4 10
Warrington median annual salary £50,000 £40,500 £26,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +23.46% +55.77% -42.22%
10th Percentile £29,943 £20,600 £25,275
90th Percentile £62,250 £57,500 £52,500
Cheshire median annual salary £47,000 £47,500 £26,000
% change year-on-year -1.05% +82.69% -42.22%

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 Warrington with a requirement for academic qualifications or professional certifications.

All Academic and Professional Certifications
Warrington
Permanent vacancies requiring academic qualifications or professional certifications 83 119 141
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Warrington 18.91% 23.43% 23.50%
Number of salaries quoted 51 71 114
Warrington median annual salary £45,000 £50,000 £40,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -10.00% +23.46% +5.19%
10th Percentile £28,375 £31,250 £21,875
90th Percentile £60,000 £67,500 £56,250
Cheshire median annual salary £45,000 £48,750 £42,500
% change year-on-year -7.69% +14.71% +10.39%

Security Cleared
Job Vacancy Trend in Warrington

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

Job vacancy trend for Security Cleared in Warrington

Security Cleared
Salary Trend in Warrington

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

Salary trend for Security Cleared in Warrington

Security Cleared
Salary Histogram in Warrington

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Security Cleared in Warrington over the 6 months to 28 February 2020.

Salary histogram for Security Cleared in Warrington

For the 6 months to 28 February 2020, 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 Warrington region with a requirement for Security Cleared.

1 20 (57.14%) SC Cleared
2 16 (45.71%) Cybersecurity
3 14 (40.00%) Cyberthreat
4 11 (31.43%) Infrastructure Engineering
4 11 (31.43%) SIEM
5 10 (28.57%) Security Operations
6 9 (25.71%) Cyber Intelligence
6 9 (25.71%) Threat Intelligence
6 9 (25.71%) Cyber Threat Intelligence
7 8 (22.86%) Firewall
7 8 (22.86%) Security Operations Centre
8 7 (20.00%) Windows
8 7 (20.00%) Microsoft
8 7 (20.00%) Active Directory
9 6 (17.14%) Cisco
9 6 (17.14%) Symantec
9 6 (17.14%) McAfee
9 6 (17.14%) Azure
9 6 (17.14%) LogRhythm
10 5 (14.29%) FireEye
10 5 (14.29%) Remediation Plan
10 5 (14.29%) CheckPoint
11 4 (11.43%) DHCP
11 4 (11.43%) DNS
11 4 (11.43%) IIS
11 4 (11.43%) VMware
11 4 (11.43%) Splunk
11 4 (11.43%) Office 365
11 4 (11.43%) VMware Infrastructure
11 4 (11.43%) Hyper-V

Security Cleared
Co-occurring IT Skills in Warrington 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 4 (11.43%) IIS
2 1 (2.86%) JBoss
2 1 (2.86%) SharePoint
2 1 (2.86%) Skype for Business
2 1 (2.86%) Tomcat
Cloud Services
1 6 (17.14%) Azure
2 4 (11.43%) Office 365
3 1 (2.86%) AWS
3 1 (2.86%) IaaS
3 1 (2.86%) PaaS
3 1 (2.86%) Power Platform
3 1 (2.86%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 8 (22.86%) Firewall
2 4 (11.43%) DHCP
2 4 (11.43%) DNS
3 3 (8.57%) Internet
4 2 (5.71%) VPN
5 1 (2.86%) LAN
5 1 (2.86%) Network Security
5 1 (2.86%) Skype
5 1 (2.86%) SSL
5 1 (2.86%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (5.71%) Data Warehouse
2 1 (2.86%) Azure SQL Data Warehouse
2 1 (2.86%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
2 1 (2.86%) Oracle Database
2 1 (2.86%) Power BI
2 1 (2.86%) QlikView
2 1 (2.86%) Relational Database
2 1 (2.86%) SQL Server
2 1 (2.86%) SQL Server Analysis Services
2 1 (2.86%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 1 (2.86%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 1 (2.86%) Star Schema
Development Applications
1 1 (2.86%) Cucumber
1 1 (2.86%) Jenkins
1 1 (2.86%) JIRA
1 1 (2.86%) Maven
General
1 3 (8.57%) Law
2 2 (5.71%) Electronics
2 2 (5.71%) Finance
2 2 (5.71%) Manufacturing
2 2 (5.71%) Marketing
2 2 (5.71%) Police
2 2 (5.71%) Public Sector
2 2 (5.71%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 9 (25.71%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 5 (14.29%) Analyst
2 5 (14.29%) Security Engineer
2 5 (14.29%) SIEM Specialist
3 4 (11.43%) Infrastructure Security Engineer
3 4 (11.43%) Infrastructure Support
4 3 (8.57%) 3rd Line Infrastructure Support
4 3 (8.57%) 3rd Line Support
4 3 (8.57%) Architect
4 3 (8.57%) Infrastructure Support Engineer
4 3 (8.57%) SOC Analyst
4 3 (8.57%) SOC Manager
4 3 (8.57%) Support Engineer
5 2 (5.71%) 3rd Line Infrastructure Engineer
5 2 (5.71%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
5 2 (5.71%) Administrator
5 2 (5.71%) Cloud Engineer
5 2 (5.71%) Cloud Infrastructure Engineer
5 2 (5.71%) Consultant
5 2 (5.71%) Information Assurance Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (2.86%) CSS
1 1 (2.86%) Gherkin
1 1 (2.86%) Hibernate
1 1 (2.86%) HTML
1 1 (2.86%) Java EE
1 1 (2.86%) jBPM
1 1 (2.86%) JDBC
1 1 (2.86%) JMS
1 1 (2.86%) JPA
1 1 (2.86%) jQuery
1 1 (2.86%) JTA
1 1 (2.86%) LDAP
1 1 (2.86%) RESTful
1 1 (2.86%) Spring
1 1 (2.86%) Spring MVC
1 1 (2.86%) Thymeleaf
1 1 (2.86%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 14 (40.00%) Cyberthreat
2 8 (22.86%) Security Operations Centre
3 4 (11.43%) Analytical Skills
4 2 (5.71%) Cyber Kill Chain
4 2 (5.71%) Cybercrime
4 2 (5.71%) Social Network
5 1 (2.86%) Public Cloud
Operating Systems
1 7 (20.00%) Windows
2 4 (11.43%) Windows Server
3 3 (8.57%) Windows Server 2012
4 1 (2.86%) Windows 10
4 1 (2.86%) Windows 7
4 1 (2.86%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (45.71%) Cybersecurity
2 11 (31.43%) Infrastructure Engineering
2 11 (31.43%) SIEM
3 10 (28.57%) Security Operations
4 9 (25.71%) Cyber Intelligence
4 9 (25.71%) Cyber Threat Intelligence
4 9 (25.71%) Threat Intelligence
5 5 (14.29%) Remediation Plan
6 3 (8.57%) Business Intelligence
6 3 (8.57%) Service Delivery
6 3 (8.57%) Service Management
6 3 (8.57%) Stakeholder Management
7 2 (5.71%) Disaster Recovery
7 2 (5.71%) Information Assurance
7 2 (5.71%) Information Security
7 2 (5.71%) ITIL
7 2 (5.71%) Programme Management
7 2 (5.71%) Reverse Engineering
7 2 (5.71%) Risk Assessment
7 2 (5.71%) Vulnerability Management
Programming Languages
1 2 (5.71%) JavaScript
1 2 (5.71%) SQL
2 1 (2.86%) Java
2 1 (2.86%) Java 8
2 1 (2.86%) Microsoft R
2 1 (2.86%) Perl
2 1 (2.86%) Python
2 1 (2.86%) R
2 1 (2.86%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 20 (57.14%) SC Cleared
2 2 (5.71%) CESG Certified Professional
2 2 (5.71%) CISM
2 2 (5.71%) CISSP
2 2 (5.71%) CLAS
2 2 (5.71%) DV Cleared
2 2 (5.71%) GCFA
2 2 (5.71%) GCFE
2 2 (5.71%) GREM
2 2 (5.71%) IISP
2 2 (5.71%) SANS
3 1 (2.86%) CCNA
3 1 (2.86%) Cisco Certification
3 1 (2.86%) Computer Science Degree
3 1 (2.86%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (5.71%) HMG Security Policy Framework
1 2 (5.71%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 2 (5.71%) RMADS
1 2 (5.71%) SLA
System Software
1 7 (20.00%) Active Directory
2 4 (11.43%) Hyper-V
2 4 (11.43%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (2.86%) DFS Replication
3 1 (2.86%) Virtual Machines
3 1 (2.86%) VMware ESXi
3 1 (2.86%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 3 (8.57%) SCCM
2 2 (5.71%) QRadar
2 2 (5.71%) WSUS
3 1 (2.86%) McAfee ePO
3 1 (2.86%) Microsoft Clustering
3 1 (2.86%) NetApp OnCommand
3 1 (2.86%) vCenter Server
3 1 (2.86%) vMotion
Vendors
1 7 (20.00%) Microsoft
2 6 (17.14%) Cisco
2 6 (17.14%) LogRhythm
2 6 (17.14%) McAfee
2 6 (17.14%) Symantec
3 5 (14.29%) CheckPoint
3 5 (14.29%) FireEye
4 4 (11.43%) Splunk
4 4 (11.43%) VMware
5 2 (5.71%) Cybereason
5 2 (5.71%) Cylance
5 2 (5.71%) SAP
6 1 (2.86%) Fortinet
6 1 (2.86%) Oracle
6 1 (2.86%) Palo Alto