The table below looks at the statistics 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 1 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
1 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Developed Vetting (DV) Clearance
Rank 210 203 185
Rank change year-on-year
-7 -18
Permanent jobs citing DV Cleared 3 8 15
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 0.055% 0.14% 0.31%
As % of the Qualifications category 0.20% 0.50% 1.10%
Number of salaries quoted 1 8 15
Average salary £70,000 £75,000 £55,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.66% +36.36%
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £41,000 £43,500
% change year-on-year
+9.75% -5.74%
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England

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

Qualifications Category
West Midlands
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
1507 1612 1362
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 27.54% 29.17% 28.29%
Number of salaries quoted 1249 1400 1120
Average salary £41,500 £42,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-2.35% +13.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,850 £26,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

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 1 September 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 2 - - 1
Warwickshire - 1 £70,000 -
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England

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Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 1 September 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 9 (100.00%) Security Cleared
2 6 (66.67%) SC Cleared
3 4 (44.44%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 3 (33.33%) Network Design
4 3 (33.33%) Security Architecture
4 3 (33.33%) ITIL
4 3 (33.33%) Information Security
5 2 (22.22%) CISSP
5 2 (22.22%) Hibernate
5 2 (22.22%) CISA
5 2 (22.22%) CISM
5 2 (22.22%) Linux
5 2 (22.22%) EJB
5 2 (22.22%) CSS
5 2 (22.22%) JSP
5 2 (22.22%) Servlets
5 2 (22.22%) HTML
5 2 (22.22%) Java
5 2 (22.22%) SQL
5 2 (22.22%) J2EE
5 2 (22.22%) MySQL
5 2 (22.22%) Oracle
5 2 (22.22%) SIEM
5 2 (22.22%) Mobile App
5 2 (22.22%) Mobile Application Development
5 2 (22.22%) Relational Database
5 2 (22.22%) JPA
5 2 (22.22%) Google
5 2 (22.22%) PKI
5 2 (22.22%) GWT

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Top Related IT Skills in the West Midlands by Category

For the 6 months to 1 September 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.

Application Platforms
1 2 (22.22%) GlassFish
Applications
1 1 (11.11%) MS Project
1 1 (11.11%) MS Office
1 1 (11.11%) MS Excel
1 1 (11.11%) MS PowerPoint
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (22.22%) MySQL
1 2 (22.22%) Relational Database
General
1 1 (11.11%) Finance
Job Titles
1 3 (33.33%) Architect
1 3 (33.33%) Security Architect
2 2 (22.22%) Security Specialist
2 2 (22.22%) Senior Java Developer
2 2 (22.22%) Senior Security Specialist
2 2 (22.22%) Information Security Specialist
2 2 (22.22%) Developer
2 2 (22.22%) Senior Developer
2 2 (22.22%) Java Developer
2 2 (22.22%) Information Specialist
2 2 (22.22%) Senior Information Security Specialist
3 1 (11.11%) Team Leader
3 1 (11.11%) Lead Developer
3 1 (11.11%) Project Planner
3 1 (11.11%) Project Manager
3 1 (11.11%) PMO Manager
3 1 (11.11%) Technical Leader
3 1 (11.11%) Security Manager
3 1 (11.11%) Java Team Leader
3 1 (11.11%) Information Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (22.22%) HTML
1 2 (22.22%) J2EE
1 2 (22.22%) EJB
1 2 (22.22%) CSS
1 2 (22.22%) JSP
1 2 (22.22%) Servlets
1 2 (22.22%) Hibernate
1 2 (22.22%) GWT
1 2 (22.22%) JPA
Miscellaneous
1 2 (22.22%) PKI
1 2 (22.22%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 2 (22.22%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (33.33%) ITIL
1 3 (33.33%) Information Security
1 3 (33.33%) Network Design
1 3 (33.33%) Security Architecture
2 2 (22.22%) SIEM
2 2 (22.22%) Mobile Application Development
3 1 (11.11%) Project Planning
3 1 (11.11%) Budget Control
3 1 (11.11%) Programme Management
3 1 (11.11%) PRINCE2
3 1 (11.11%) Service Delivery
3 1 (11.11%) Security Management
3 1 (11.11%) Risk Management
Programming Languages
1 2 (22.22%) Java
1 2 (22.22%) SQL
Qualifications
1 9 (100.00%) Security Cleared
2 6 (66.67%) SC Cleared
3 2 (22.22%) CISSP
3 2 (22.22%) CISA
3 2 (22.22%) CISM
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (44.44%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (11.11%) PCI DSS
Vendors
1 2 (22.22%) Oracle
1 2 (22.22%) Google
2 1 (11.11%) Microsoft
2 1 (11.11%) MKS