The first table below looks at the demand for DV Cleared in IT jobs advertised for the West Midlands region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited DV Cleared over the 3 months to 25 July 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 West Midlands region.

Location
3 months to
25 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Developed Vetting (DV) Clearance
Rank 211 199 181
Rank change year-on-year
-12 -18
Permanent jobs citing DV Cleared 3 8 23
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 0.056% 0.14% 0.47%
As % of the Qualifications category 0.20% 0.52% 1.76%
Number of salaries quoted 3 8 21
Average salary £55,000 £75,000 £55,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-26.66% +36.36%
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £45,000 £46,000
% change year-on-year
- -2.17%
Qualifications Category
West Midlands
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
1492 1545 1309
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 27.78% 27.81% 26.80%
Number of salaries quoted 1218 1318 1105
Average salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.00% -
90% offered a salary of more than £28,728 £27,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.50% -
DV Cleared
England

DV Cleared
Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

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

DV Cleared Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

DV Cleared
Salary Trend in the West Midlands

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

DV Cleared Salary Trend in the West Midlands

DV Cleared
Job Locations in the West Midlands

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing DV Cleared within the West Midlands region over the 3 months to 25 July 2014. 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
Birmingham -3 3 £55,000 -26.66%
DV Cleared
England

DV Cleared
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 25 July 2014, IT jobs across the West Midlands region citing DV 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 DV Cleared.

1 8 (100.00%) Security Cleared
2 7 (87.50%) SC Cleared
3 4 (50.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 4 (50.00%) Security Architecture
4 3 (37.50%) Network Design
4 3 (37.50%) PKI
5 2 (25.00%) Risk Management
5 2 (25.00%) Information Security
5 2 (25.00%) CISA
5 2 (25.00%) CISM
5 2 (25.00%) ITIL
5 2 (25.00%) CISSP
5 2 (25.00%) SIEM
6 1 (12.50%) Project Planning
6 1 (12.50%) VMware Infrastructure
6 1 (12.50%) Information Assurance
6 1 (12.50%) Budget Control
6 1 (12.50%) Visualisation
6 1 (12.50%) Continuous Improvement
6 1 (12.50%) SAN
6 1 (12.50%) Internet
6 1 (12.50%) BS7799
6 1 (12.50%) Windows
6 1 (12.50%) MS Excel
6 1 (12.50%) Microsoft
6 1 (12.50%) Active Directory
6 1 (12.50%) Firewall
6 1 (12.50%) Management Information System
6 1 (12.50%) Programme Management
6 1 (12.50%) MS Project

DV Cleared
Top Related IT Skills in the West Midlands by Category

For the 6 months to 25 July 2014, IT jobs across the West Midlands region citing DV 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 DV Cleared. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Applications
1 1 (12.50%) MS Project
1 1 (12.50%) MS Office
1 1 (12.50%) MS Excel
1 1 (12.50%) MS PowerPoint
Communications & Networking
1 1 (12.50%) SAN
1 1 (12.50%) Internet
1 1 (12.50%) Firewall
General
1 1 (12.50%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 3 (37.50%) Architect
1 3 (37.50%) Security Architect
2 2 (25.00%) Senior Security Specialist
2 2 (25.00%) Information Security Specialist
2 2 (25.00%) Information Specialist
2 2 (25.00%) Senior Information Security Specialist
2 2 (25.00%) Security Specialist
3 1 (12.50%) PMO Manager
3 1 (12.50%) Information Assurance Consultant
3 1 (12.50%) Project Manager
3 1 (12.50%) Project Planner
3 1 (12.50%) Consultant
3 1 (12.50%) Administrator
3 1 (12.50%) IT Administrator
Miscellaneous
1 3 (37.50%) PKI
2 1 (12.50%) RMADS
2 1 (12.50%) Visualisation
2 1 (12.50%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 1 (12.50%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (50.00%) Security Architecture
2 3 (37.50%) Network Design
3 2 (25.00%) ITIL
3 2 (25.00%) Risk Management
3 2 (25.00%) Information Security
3 2 (25.00%) SIEM
4 1 (12.50%) Continuous Improvement
4 1 (12.50%) Programme Management
4 1 (12.50%) Business Continuity
4 1 (12.50%) Project Planning
4 1 (12.50%) Risk Analysis
4 1 (12.50%) ISMS
4 1 (12.50%) Information Assurance
4 1 (12.50%) Budget Control
Qualifications
1 8 (100.00%) Security Cleared
2 7 (87.50%) SC Cleared
3 2 (25.00%) CISSP
3 2 (25.00%) CISA
3 2 (25.00%) CISM
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (50.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (12.50%) HMG Infosec
2 1 (12.50%) BS7799
System Software
1 1 (12.50%) Active Directory
1 1 (12.50%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 1 (12.50%) Microsoft
1 1 (12.50%) MKS
1 1 (12.50%) VMware