The first table below looks at the demand for Security Cleared in IT jobs advertised for the Birmingham region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Security Cleared over the 3 months to 18 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Qualifications for the Birmingham region.

Location
3 months to
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Security Clearance
Rank 42 61 51
Rank change year-on-year
+19 -10
Permanent jobs citing Security Cleared 80 58 52
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 4.41% 3.34% 3.58%
As % of the Qualifications category 15.84% 11.53% 13.37%
Number of salaries quoted 67 35 37
Average salary £52,500 £45,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+16.66% +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,000 £21,000 £28,800
10% offered a salary of more than £70,500 £63,500 £48,500
UK excluding London average salary £44,000 £42,500 £44,000
% change year-on-year
+3.52% -3.40%
Qualifications Category
Birmingham
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
505 503 389
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 27.84% 28.92% 26.79%
Number of salaries quoted 442 399 334
Average salary £47,500 £42,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+11.76% +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £27,500 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £62,500 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
Security Cleared
West Midlands

Security Cleared
Jobs Demand Trend in Birmingham

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Security Cleared across the Birmingham region as a proportion of the total demand within the Qualifications category.

Security Cleared Jobs Demand Trend in Birmingham

Security Cleared
Salary Trend in Birmingham

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

Security Cleared Salary Trend in Birmingham

Security Cleared
Salary Histogram in Birmingham

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Security Cleared across the Birmingham region over the 3 months to 18 April 2014.

Security Cleared Salary Histogram in Birmingham

Security Cleared
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT jobs across the Birmingham region citing Security Cleared also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited Security Cleared.

1 107 (70.86%) SC Cleared
2 49 (32.45%) Microsoft
3 40 (26.49%) Windows
4 33 (21.85%) VMware
5 31 (20.53%) Finance
6 30 (19.87%) MS Excel
6 30 (19.87%) Citrix
7 26 (17.22%) Active Directory
7 26 (17.22%) ITIL
8 21 (13.91%) SAP
9 20 (13.25%) Oracle
9 20 (13.25%) Retail
10 19 (12.58%) Back Office
11 18 (11.92%) VMware Infrastructure
12 17 (11.26%) SAP FI/CO
12 17 (11.26%) SAP CO
12 17 (11.26%) SAP FI
13 15 (9.93%) MCP
13 15 (9.93%) Legal
14 14 (9.27%) Firewall
14 14 (9.27%) ISO/IEC 27001
14 14 (9.27%) ABAP
14 14 (9.27%) Java
14 14 (9.27%) Business Intelligence
14 14 (9.27%) Cisco
15 13 (8.61%) CRM
15 13 (8.61%) SAP BI
15 13 (8.61%) SAP BW
15 13 (8.61%) Juniper
15 13 (8.61%) Disaster Recovery

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Top Related IT Skills in Birmingham by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT jobs across the Birmingham region citing Security Cleared also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited Security Cleared. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 12 (7.95%) MS Exchange
2 11 (7.28%) Exchange Server 2010
3 10 (6.62%) Exchange Server 2007
3 10 (6.62%) Exchange Server 2000
3 10 (6.62%) Exchange Server 2003
4 9 (5.96%) SharePoint
5 8 (5.30%) Exchange Server 2013
6 6 (3.97%) SharePoint Server
7 5 (3.31%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
8 3 (1.99%) SharePoint 2013
8 3 (1.99%) Lync
9 2 (1.32%) IIS
10 1 (0.66%) Apache
10 1 (0.66%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 30 (19.87%) MS Excel
2 3 (1.99%) MS Project
2 3 (1.99%) MS PowerPoint
3 2 (1.32%) MS Office
4 1 (0.66%) Photoshop
4 1 (0.66%) Adobe Illustrator
4 1 (0.66%) PowerPivot
Business Applications
1 17 (11.26%) SAP FI/CO
1 17 (11.26%) SAP CO
1 17 (11.26%) SAP FI
2 13 (8.61%) SAP CRM
3 12 (7.95%) SAP SRM
3 12 (7.95%) SAP HR
3 12 (7.95%) SAP SD
3 12 (7.95%) SAP MM
4 5 (3.31%) SAP FSCM
5 4 (2.65%) SAP PS
6 3 (1.99%) Oracle BPM
7 1 (0.66%) TRIRIGA
Cloud Services
1 2 (1.32%) Microsoft Azure
1 2 (1.32%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 14 (9.27%) Firewall
2 10 (6.62%) VPN
3 9 (5.96%) Wireless
3 9 (5.96%) Network Security
4 7 (4.64%) TCP/IP
5 6 (3.97%) MPLS
5 6 (3.97%) DNS
5 6 (3.97%) LAN
5 6 (3.97%) DHCP
6 5 (3.31%) SSL
6 5 (3.31%) Internet
6 5 (3.31%) Intrusion Detection
7 4 (2.65%) Cisco ASA
7 4 (2.65%) Unified Communications
7 4 (2.65%) SMTP
8 3 (1.99%) WAN
8 3 (1.99%) Intranet
8 3 (1.99%) Extranet
8 3 (1.99%) Cisco Nexus
9 2 (1.32%) IP Telephony
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (8.61%) SAP BI
1 13 (8.61%) SAP BW
2 12 (7.95%) SQL Server
3 6 (3.97%) SQL Server 2005
4 5 (3.31%) Oracle Database
4 5 (3.31%) SQL Server 2008
5 4 (2.65%) SQL Server 2000
6 3 (1.99%) Hadoop
6 3 (1.99%) Oracle Database 11g
7 2 (1.32%) SAP Data Services
7 2 (1.32%) SQL Server 2012
7 2 (1.32%) BODI
7 2 (1.32%) BusinessObjects
8 1 (0.66%) RDBMS
8 1 (0.66%) Data Warehouse
8 1 (0.66%) DTS
8 1 (0.66%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 1 (0.66%) SAP HANA
8 1 (0.66%) NoSQL
8 1 (0.66%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 5 (3.31%) Visual Studio
2 3 (1.99%) LoadRunner
2 3 (1.99%) NeoLoad
2 3 (1.99%) Selenium
3 2 (1.32%) LSMW
General
1 31 (20.53%) Finance
2 20 (13.25%) Retail
3 19 (12.58%) Back Office
4 15 (9.93%) Legal
5 8 (5.30%) Telecoms
6 5 (3.31%) Advertising
7 3 (1.99%) Games
8 2 (1.32%) German Language
9 1 (0.66%) Military
9 1 (0.66%) General Ledger
Job Titles
1 44 (29.14%) Architect
2 30 (19.87%) Developer
3 29 (19.21%) Consultant
4 13 (8.61%) Infrastructure Architect
5 12 (7.95%) ABAP Developer
5 12 (7.95%) SAP Developer
6 8 (5.30%) Network Architect
6 8 (5.30%) Security Architect
7 7 (4.64%) Server Engineer
7 7 (4.64%) Wintel Architect
8 6 (3.97%) Test Manager
9 5 (3.31%) Technical Architect
9 5 (3.31%) Information Architect
9 5 (3.31%) Project Manager
9 5 (3.31%) SAP Consultant
9 5 (3.31%) SharePoint Developer
9 5 (3.31%) Microsoft Consultant
9 5 (3.31%) Transition Manager
9 5 (3.31%) Information Security Architect
9 5 (3.31%) SharePoint Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (3.97%) .NET
1 6 (3.97%) ASP.NET
2 5 (3.31%) Spring
3 4 (2.65%) ASP.NET MVC
3 4 (2.65%) NHibernate
4 3 (1.99%) RSS
4 3 (1.99%) Middleware
4 3 (1.99%) Java EE
5 2 (1.32%) Ruby on Rails
5 2 (1.32%) HTML
6 1 (0.66%) CSS
6 1 (0.66%) JSP
6 1 (0.66%) SOAP
6 1 (0.66%) XML
6 1 (0.66%) XML Messaging
Miscellaneous
1 13 (8.61%) Human Factors
2 8 (5.30%) Clustering
3 6 (3.97%) PKI
4 5 (3.31%) Blackberry
4 5 (3.31%) CESG
5 3 (1.99%) Management Information System
5 3 (1.99%) Mobile App
6 2 (1.32%) Video Conferencing
6 2 (1.32%) iPhone
6 2 (1.32%) Enterprise Storage
6 2 (1.32%) iPad
6 2 (1.32%) Visualisation
6 2 (1.32%) NHS
6 2 (1.32%) Firmware
6 2 (1.32%) HACMP
7 1 (0.66%) GIS
7 1 (0.66%) SecurID
7 1 (0.66%) CESG CLAS
7 1 (0.66%) RMADS
Operating Systems
1 40 (26.49%) Windows
2 12 (7.95%) Windows Server 2008
3 8 (5.30%) Windows 7
4 7 (4.64%) UNIX
4 7 (4.64%) Android
5 6 (3.97%) Linux
6 5 (3.31%) Apple iOS
7 4 (2.65%) Windows Server 2003
8 3 (1.99%) AIX
8 3 (1.99%) Solaris
8 3 (1.99%) Windows 8
9 2 (1.32%) Windows Phone
9 2 (1.32%) Windows Server 2012
9 2 (1.32%) Embedded Linux
10 1 (0.66%) Windows NT
10 1 (0.66%) Windows 2000 Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 26 (17.22%) ITIL
2 14 (9.27%) Business Intelligence
3 13 (8.61%) CRM
3 13 (8.61%) Disaster Recovery
4 12 (7.95%) Migration
4 12 (7.95%) PRINCE2
5 10 (6.62%) Infrastructure Management
5 10 (6.62%) Stakeholder Management
6 9 (5.96%) Information Security
6 9 (5.96%) Service Management
6 9 (5.96%) User Acceptance Testing
7 8 (5.30%) Security Architecture
7 8 (5.30%) Network Design
7 8 (5.30%) Risk Management
7 8 (5.30%) Project Management
8 7 (4.64%) Service Delivery
8 7 (4.64%) Vulnerability Assessment
8 7 (4.64%) Integration Testing
9 6 (3.97%) Data Migration
9 6 (3.97%) Performance Testing
Programming Languages
1 14 (9.27%) ABAP
1 14 (9.27%) Java
2 10 (6.62%) SQL
3 9 (5.96%) C++
3 9 (5.96%) VB
4 7 (4.64%) C
4 7 (4.64%) C#
4 7 (4.64%) VBScript
5 6 (3.97%) PowerShell
6 3 (1.99%) Objective-C
7 2 (1.32%) Ruby
8 1 (0.66%) JavaScript
8 1 (0.66%) PHP
8 1 (0.66%) VB.NET
8 1 (0.66%) Python
8 1 (0.66%) Shell Script
8 1 (0.66%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 107 (70.86%) SC Cleared
2 15 (9.93%) MCP
3 12 (7.95%) CISSP
4 11 (7.28%) Microsoft Certification
4 11 (7.28%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
5 9 (5.96%) Cisco Certification
5 9 (5.96%) MCITP
6 8 (5.30%) MCSE
7 7 (4.64%) CCIE
8 6 (3.97%) CISM
9 5 (3.31%) GSEC
10 4 (2.65%) DV Cleared
10 4 (2.65%) Degree
10 4 (2.65%) ISTQB
11 2 (1.32%) CCEE
11 2 (1.32%) CCIA
11 2 (1.32%) CISA
11 2 (1.32%) PRINCE2 Certification
11 2 (1.32%) ITIL Certification
11 2 (1.32%) Citrix Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 14 (9.27%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 4 (2.65%) SLA
3 2 (1.32%) CESG Infosec
4 1 (0.66%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 26 (17.22%) Active Directory
2 18 (11.92%) VMware Infrastructure
3 10 (6.62%) VMware ESX
4 9 (5.96%) Hyper-V
5 8 (5.30%) Terminal Services
6 6 (3.97%) XenApp
6 6 (3.97%) ISA Server
7 5 (3.31%) Microsoft Virtual Server
8 4 (2.65%) VMware Server
9 3 (1.99%) Citrix Presentation Server
10 2 (1.32%) Veritas Cluster Server
10 2 (1.32%) PowerHA
10 2 (1.32%) Xen
11 1 (0.66%) Terminal Server
11 1 (0.66%) Squid
11 1 (0.66%) Nmap
11 1 (0.66%) Forefront TMG
11 1 (0.66%) UAG
Systems Management
1 8 (5.30%) SCCM
2 6 (3.97%) Nessus
3 5 (3.31%) Norton AntiVirus
3 5 (3.31%) ARCserve
3 5 (3.31%) NetBackup
4 3 (1.99%) Backup Exec
5 2 (1.32%) SCOrch
5 2 (1.32%) SCSM
5 2 (1.32%) SCOM
5 2 (1.32%) SCVMM
6 1 (0.66%) CORE IMPACT
6 1 (0.66%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 49 (32.45%) Microsoft
2 33 (21.85%) VMware
3 30 (19.87%) Citrix
4 21 (13.91%) SAP
5 20 (13.25%) Oracle
6 14 (9.27%) Cisco
7 13 (8.61%) Juniper
8 11 (7.28%) HP
9 8 (5.30%) Blue Coat
9 8 (5.30%) CheckPoint
10 6 (3.97%) F5
10 6 (3.97%) ArcSight
10 6 (3.97%) IBM
11 5 (3.31%) McAfee
11 5 (3.31%) Symantec
11 5 (3.31%) Sourcefire
11 5 (3.31%) Lumension
11 5 (3.31%) TippingPoint
12 3 (1.99%) Apple
12 3 (1.99%) Google
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
E-synergy Solutions
Salary: £250 - £350 per day
Posted: 4 days ago