The table below looks at the statistics for Security Cleared in IT jobs advertised for the Staffordshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Security Cleared over the 3 months to 31 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
31 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Security Clearance
Rank 63 67 50
Rank change year-on-year
+4 -17
Permanent jobs citing Security Cleared 7 10 17
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Staffordshire 1.09% 1.41% 2.57%
As % of the Qualifications category 4.61% 7.09% 9.39%
Number of salaries quoted 2 10 17
Average salary £30,000 £29,250 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.56% -10.00%
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £47,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
-5.26% +11.76%
Security 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
152 141 181
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Staffordshire 23.60% 19.94% 27.38%
Number of salaries quoted 107 115 161
Average salary £31,500 £35,000 £39,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-10.00% -10.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,750 £22,500 £22,200
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £55,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.40% +3.75%

Security Cleared
Jobs Demand Trend in Staffordshire

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

Security Cleared Jobs Demand Trend in Staffordshire

Security Cleared
Salary Trend in Staffordshire

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

Security Cleared Salary Trend in Staffordshire

Security 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 Security Cleared within the Staffordshire region over the 3 months to 31 August 2015. 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 - 5 - -
Security Cleared
West Midlands

Security Cleared
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Staffordshire

For the 6 months to 31 August 2015, IT jobs across the Staffordshire 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 7 (70.00%) Microsoft
3 6 (60.00%) CRM
4 5 (50.00%) Dynamics CRM
5 4 (40.00%) Computer Science
5 4 (40.00%) SQL
6 3 (30.00%) Windows
7 2 (20.00%) MS Excel
7 2 (20.00%) MVC
7 2 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
7 2 (20.00%) C#
7 2 (20.00%) PL/SQL
7 2 (20.00%) .NET
7 2 (20.00%) Classic ASP
7 2 (20.00%) ASP.NET
7 2 (20.00%) SharePoint
7 2 (20.00%) jQuery
7 2 (20.00%) Unit Testing
7 2 (20.00%) SCCM
7 2 (20.00%) SCOM
7 2 (20.00%) SCVMM
7 2 (20.00%) Hyper-V
7 2 (20.00%) Microsoft Azure
7 2 (20.00%) NHibernate
7 2 (20.00%) SDLC
8 1 (10.00%) Degree
8 1 (10.00%) SQL Server 2008
8 1 (10.00%) Office 365
8 1 (10.00%) Windows Server 2012
8 1 (10.00%) IaaS

Security Cleared
Top Related IT Skills in Staffordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 31 August 2015, IT jobs across the Staffordshire 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 2 (20.00%) SharePoint
2 1 (10.00%) MS Exchange
2 1 (10.00%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 2 (20.00%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 5 (50.00%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 2 (20.00%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (10.00%) Office 365
2 1 (10.00%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (10.00%) LAN
1 1 (10.00%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (10.00%) SQL Server
1 1 (10.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
1 1 (10.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
1 1 (10.00%) SQL Server 2008
Job Titles
1 6 (60.00%) Graduate
2 5 (50.00%) Consultant
3 4 (40.00%) IT Consultant
4 2 (20.00%) Developer
4 2 (20.00%) C# .NET Developer
4 2 (20.00%) .NET Developer
4 2 (20.00%) C# Developer
5 1 (10.00%) SQL DBA
5 1 (10.00%) Microsoft Consultant
5 1 (10.00%) DBA
5 1 (10.00%) Administrator
5 1 (10.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 1 (10.00%) Cloud Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (20.00%) .NET
1 2 (20.00%) Classic ASP
1 2 (20.00%) ASP.NET
1 2 (20.00%) NHibernate
1 2 (20.00%) jQuery
Miscellaneous
1 4 (40.00%) Computer Science
2 1 (10.00%) Private Cloud
2 1 (10.00%) NHS
2 1 (10.00%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 3 (30.00%) Windows
2 1 (10.00%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (60.00%) CRM
2 2 (20.00%) MVC
2 2 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (20.00%) Unit Testing
2 2 (20.00%) SDLC
3 1 (10.00%) Performance Tuning
3 1 (10.00%) Server Building
3 1 (10.00%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 4 (40.00%) SQL
2 2 (20.00%) C#
2 2 (20.00%) PL/SQL
3 1 (10.00%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 8 (80.00%) SC Cleared
2 1 (10.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (10.00%) Degree
System Software
1 2 (20.00%) Hyper-V
2 1 (10.00%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 2 (20.00%) SCCM
1 2 (20.00%) SCOM
1 2 (20.00%) SCVMM
Vendors
1 7 (70.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (10.00%) VMware