The table below looks at the statistics for Security Cleared in IT jobs advertised for the Midlands region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Security Cleared over the 3 months to 17 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
17 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Security Clearance
Rank 16 24 18
Rank change year-on-year
+8 -6
Permanent jobs citing Security Cleared 4 12 15
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the Midlands 3.51% 4.76% 7.77%
As % of the Qualifications category 14.81% 27.91% 20.83%
Number of salaries quoted 4 10 11
Average salary £47,000 £55,000 £65,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-14.54% -15.38%
UK excluding London average salary £47,500 £42,500 £41,000
% change year-on-year
+11.76% +3.65%
Security Cleared
England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Qualifications category in permanent jobs advertised in the Midlands region.

Qualifications Category
Midlands
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
27 43 72
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the Midlands 23.68% 17.06% 37.31%
Number of salaries quoted 11 37 61
Average salary £45,000 £55,000 £46,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-18.18% +19.56%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £42,500 £42,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £70,000 £77,500
UK excluding London average salary £41,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.50% -

Security Cleared
Jobs Demand Trend in the Midlands

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

Security Cleared Jobs Demand Trend in the Midlands

Security Cleared
Salary Trend in the Midlands

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

Security Cleared Salary Trend in the Midlands

Security Cleared
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the Midlands

For the 6 months to 17 September 2014, IT jobs across the Midlands 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 8 (80.00%) SC Cleared
2 5 (50.00%) Finance
3 4 (40.00%) SQL
3 4 (40.00%) Oracle
3 4 (40.00%) Oracle EBS
3 4 (40.00%) Oracle BI EE
3 4 (40.00%) Oracle EBS R12
4 3 (30.00%) CRM
4 3 (30.00%) SLA
4 3 (30.00%) Telecoms
4 3 (30.00%) Law
4 3 (30.00%) Stakeholder Management
4 3 (30.00%) Oracle Payroll
4 3 (30.00%) Retail
4 3 (30.00%) Oracle iRecruitment
5 2 (20.00%) DNS
5 2 (20.00%) Microsoft
5 2 (20.00%) Citrix
5 2 (20.00%) Oracle HRMS
5 2 (20.00%) Microsoft App-V
5 2 (20.00%) AppSense
5 2 (20.00%) PKI
5 2 (20.00%) SCCM
5 2 (20.00%) SCOM
5 2 (20.00%) XenApp
6 1 (10.00%) PL/SQL
6 1 (10.00%) WebLogic
6 1 (10.00%) ITIL
6 1 (10.00%) Solaris
6 1 (10.00%) Linux

Security Cleared
Top Related IT Skills in the Midlands by Category

For the 6 months to 17 September 2014, IT jobs across the Midlands 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 1 (10.00%) WebLogic
Business Applications
1 4 (40.00%) Oracle EBS
1 4 (40.00%) Oracle EBS R12
2 3 (30.00%) Oracle Payroll
2 3 (30.00%) Oracle iRecruitment
3 2 (20.00%) Oracle HRMS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (20.00%) DNS
2 1 (10.00%) Intrusion Detection
2 1 (10.00%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (40.00%) Oracle BI EE
2 1 (10.00%) Oracle Exadata
2 1 (10.00%) Oracle Database
2 1 (10.00%) Oracle Discoverer
2 1 (10.00%) Oracle Database 10g
2 1 (10.00%) Essbase
2 1 (10.00%) Oracle Database 11g
General
1 5 (50.00%) Finance
2 3 (30.00%) Law
2 3 (30.00%) Retail
2 3 (30.00%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 4 (40.00%) Consultant
2 3 (30.00%) Oracle Consultant
2 3 (30.00%) Oracle HR Consultant
3 2 (20.00%) Senior Infrastructure Architect
3 2 (20.00%) Senior Architect
3 2 (20.00%) Oracle HRMS Consultant
3 2 (20.00%) Architect
3 2 (20.00%) Infrastructure Architect
4 1 (10.00%) Information Security Consultant
4 1 (10.00%) Oracle Payroll Consultant
4 1 (10.00%) DBA
4 1 (10.00%) Security Consultant
4 1 (10.00%) Oracle DBA
4 1 (10.00%) Payroll Consultant
Miscellaneous
1 2 (20.00%) PKI
2 1 (10.00%) CESG
Operating Systems
1 1 (10.00%) Solaris
1 1 (10.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (30.00%) CRM
1 3 (30.00%) Stakeholder Management
2 1 (10.00%) Information Security
2 1 (10.00%) Penetration Testing
2 1 (10.00%) Network Management
2 1 (10.00%) Vulnerability Management
2 1 (10.00%) Performance Tuning
2 1 (10.00%) SOA
2 1 (10.00%) GAP Analysis
2 1 (10.00%) Migration
2 1 (10.00%) ITIL
Programming Languages
1 4 (40.00%) SQL
2 1 (10.00%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 8 (80.00%) SC Cleared
2 1 (10.00%) CRISC
2 1 (10.00%) CCNA
2 1 (10.00%) CISSP
2 1 (10.00%) Cisco Certification
2 1 (10.00%) CISA
2 1 (10.00%) CISM
2 1 (10.00%) PCI QSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (30.00%) SLA
2 1 (10.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (10.00%) COBIT
2 1 (10.00%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 2 (20.00%) Microsoft App-V
1 2 (20.00%) XenApp
2 1 (10.00%) Oracle RMAN
Systems Management
1 2 (20.00%) SCCM
1 2 (20.00%) SCOM
2 1 (10.00%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
Vendors
1 4 (40.00%) Oracle
2 2 (20.00%) Microsoft
2 2 (20.00%) Citrix
2 2 (20.00%) AppSense
3 1 (10.00%) Hyperion