The table below looks at the statistics for SC Cleared in IT jobs advertised for the Staffordshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited SC Cleared over the 3 months to 30 April 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
30 Apr 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Security Check (SC) Clearance
Rank 61 76 73
Rank change year-on-year
+15 -3
Permanent jobs citing SC Cleared 10 2 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Staffordshire 1.64% 0.31% 0.17%
As % of the Qualifications category 8.55% 1.85% 0.83%
Number of salaries quoted 10 2 1
Average salary £21,500 £28,250 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-23.89% -37.22%
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year
-5.26% +5.55%
SC Cleared
West Midlands

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

Qualifications Category
Staffordshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
117 108 121
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Staffordshire 19.15% 16.80% 20.13%
Number of salaries quoted 103 79 105
Average salary £32,500 £31,250 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.00% -3.84%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,500 £19,000 £19,500
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £45,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

SC Cleared
Jobs Demand Trend in Staffordshire

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

SC Cleared Jobs Demand Trend in Staffordshire

SC Cleared
Salary Trend in Staffordshire

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

SC Cleared Salary Trend in Staffordshire

SC Cleared
Job Locations in Staffordshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing SC Cleared within the Staffordshire region over the 3 months to 30 April 2016. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Stafford - 7 £21,500 -
SC Cleared
West Midlands

SC Cleared
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Staffordshire

For the 6 months to 30 April 2016, IT jobs across the Staffordshire region citing SC 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 SC Cleared.

1 17 (100.00%) Security Cleared
2 7 (41.18%) Degree
2 7 (41.18%) HTML5
2 7 (41.18%) Mobile App
2 7 (41.18%) Mobile Application Development
2 7 (41.18%) Games
2 7 (41.18%) C#
2 7 (41.18%) HTML
2 7 (41.18%) JavaScript
2 7 (41.18%) SQL
2 7 (41.18%) T-SQL
2 7 (41.18%) VB.NET
2 7 (41.18%) .NET
2 7 (41.18%) ASP.NET
2 7 (41.18%) MCSD
2 7 (41.18%) SharePoint
2 7 (41.18%) Microsoft
2 7 (41.18%) OOP
2 7 (41.18%) Microsoft Certification
3 5 (29.41%) Active Directory
3 5 (29.41%) ISO 9001
3 5 (29.41%) Windows
3 5 (29.41%) CISM
3 5 (29.41%) Firewall
3 5 (29.41%) GAP Analysis
3 5 (29.41%) Data Security
3 5 (29.41%) Finance
3 5 (29.41%) Law
3 5 (29.41%) Legal
3 5 (29.41%) PCI DSS

SC Cleared
Top Related IT Skills in Staffordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 30 April 2016, IT jobs across the Staffordshire region citing SC 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 SC Cleared. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 7 (41.18%) SharePoint
Applications
1 1 (5.88%) MS Excel
1 1 (5.88%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 5 (29.41%) Firewall
2 4 (23.53%) SAN
3 1 (5.88%) Cisco ASA
3 1 (5.88%) DHCP
3 1 (5.88%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (5.88%) SQL Server
General
1 7 (41.18%) Games
2 5 (29.41%) Finance
2 5 (29.41%) Law
2 5 (29.41%) Legal
Job Titles
1 7 (41.18%) Applications Developer
1 7 (41.18%) Developer
1 7 (41.18%) Web Applications Developer
1 7 (41.18%) Web Developer
2 5 (29.41%) Consultant
2 5 (29.41%) Principal Consultant
2 5 (29.41%) Principal Security Consultant
2 5 (29.41%) Security Consultant
3 4 (23.53%) Analyst
3 4 (23.53%) Senior Analyst
3 4 (23.53%) Senior Support Analyst
3 4 (23.53%) Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (41.18%) .NET
1 7 (41.18%) ASP.NET
1 7 (41.18%) HTML
1 7 (41.18%) HTML5
Miscellaneous
1 7 (41.18%) Mobile App
2 3 (17.65%) Statistics
3 1 (5.88%) EMC VNX
3 1 (5.88%) EMC VNXe
Operating Systems
1 5 (29.41%) Windows
1 5 (29.41%) Windows Server
2 3 (17.65%) Linux
3 1 (5.88%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (41.18%) Mobile Application Development
1 7 (41.18%) OOP
2 5 (29.41%) Data Security
2 5 (29.41%) Digital Forensics
2 5 (29.41%) GAP Analysis
2 5 (29.41%) Mentoring
3 3 (17.65%) Information Management
3 3 (17.65%) Infrastructure Management
4 1 (5.88%) Data Management
4 1 (5.88%) ITIL
Programming Languages
1 7 (41.18%) C#
1 7 (41.18%) JavaScript
1 7 (41.18%) SQL
1 7 (41.18%) T-SQL
1 7 (41.18%) VB.NET
2 1 (5.88%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 17 (100.00%) Security Cleared
2 7 (41.18%) Degree
2 7 (41.18%) MCSD
2 7 (41.18%) Microsoft Certification
3 5 (29.41%) CISM
3 5 (29.41%) CISSP
3 5 (29.41%) PCI QSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (29.41%) ISO 9001
1 5 (29.41%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 5 (29.41%) PA-DSS
1 5 (29.41%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 5 (29.41%) Active Directory
2 4 (23.53%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (5.88%) VMware ESXi
3 1 (5.88%) vSphere
Vendors
1 7 (41.18%) Microsoft
2 4 (23.53%) Cisco
2 4 (23.53%) VMware
3 3 (17.65%) Citrix
4 1 (5.88%) CheckPoint
4 1 (5.88%) EMC
4 1 (5.88%) HP