The table below looks at the statistics for SC 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 SC Cleared over the 3 months to 6 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
6 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Security Check (SC) Clearance
Rank 86 87 107
Rank change year-on-year
+1 +20
Permanent jobs citing SC Cleared 185 177 107
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 2.99% 3.29% 2.15%
As % of the Qualifications category 10.71% 12.71% 8.07%
Number of salaries quoted 108 112 72
Median salary £50,000 £60,000 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-16.66% +9.09%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,500 £37,500 £37,800
10% offered a salary of more than £64,000 £82,500 £88,750
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £47,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
-4.25% +4.44%
SC 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 West Midlands region.

Qualifications Category
West Midlands
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
1728 1393 1326
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 27.94% 25.87% 26.59%
Number of salaries quoted 1246 1086 1062
Median salary £40,500 £40,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+1.25% -5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,700 £24,000 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £60,000 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,145
% change year-on-year
- +5.86%

SC Cleared
Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

The demand trend of job ads across the West Midlands region citing SC Cleared as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in the Qualifications category.

SC Cleared Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

SC Cleared
Salary Trend in the West Midlands

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

SC Cleared Salary Trend in the West Midlands

SC Cleared
Salary Histogram in the West Midlands

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing SC Cleared across the West Midlands region over the 3 months to 6 May 2016.

SC Cleared Salary Histogram in the West Midlands

SC Cleared
Job Locations in the West Midlands

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing SC Cleared within the West Midlands region over the 3 months to 6 May 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Birmingham -12 115 £60,000 - 3
Solihull +5 17 £16,500 - 4
Staffordshire +15 10 £21,500 -23.89%
Warwickshire -7 6 £38,000 +15.15% 1
Worcestershire -7 5 £42,500 +2.40%
Shropshire -10 2 £35,750 -
Wolverhampton - 2 £27,000 - 1
Coventry +5 1 £20,500 -41.42% 1
SC Cleared
England

SC Cleared
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 6 May 2016, IT jobs citing SC Cleared also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the West Midlands region with a requirement for SC Cleared.

1 284 (100.00%) Security Cleared
2 83 (29.23%) Microsoft
3 50 (17.61%) WAN
4 48 (16.90%) Cybersecurity
5 46 (16.20%) VMware
6 45 (15.85%) Firewall
6 45 (15.85%) LAN
7 43 (15.14%) Finance
7 43 (15.14%) Cisco
8 41 (14.44%) Juniper
8 41 (14.44%) MS Excel
9 38 (13.38%) Windows
9 38 (13.38%) IBM
10 37 (13.03%) Cisco Certification
10 37 (13.03%) MPLS
11 33 (11.62%) Security Architecture
12 32 (11.27%) Linux
13 31 (10.92%) Data Centre
14 29 (10.21%) Oracle
15 28 (9.86%) Symantec
15 28 (9.86%) CCNP
15 28 (9.86%) CCNA
16 27 (9.51%) Security Operations
16 27 (9.51%) Security Operations Centre
17 25 (8.80%) BGP
17 25 (8.80%) SQL
18 24 (8.45%) SharePoint
18 24 (8.45%) VPN
18 24 (8.45%) SLA
19 23 (8.10%) Data Protection

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

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 24 (8.45%) SharePoint
2 13 (4.58%) Confluence
2 13 (4.58%) JBoss
3 12 (4.23%) Apache
4 10 (3.52%) Apache Spark
4 10 (3.52%) Elasticsearch
4 10 (3.52%) Skype for Business
4 10 (3.52%) Tomcat
5 5 (1.76%) Exchange Server 2013
5 5 (1.76%) MS Exchange
6 3 (1.06%) Apache Pig
6 3 (1.06%) WordPress
7 2 (0.70%) Exchange Server 2010
7 2 (0.70%) SharePoint 2013
8 1 (0.35%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
8 1 (0.35%) IBM Notes
8 1 (0.35%) nginx
8 1 (0.35%) Oracle Workflow
8 1 (0.35%) WebLogic
8 1 (0.35%) WebSphere
Applications
1 41 (14.44%) MS Excel
2 17 (5.99%) MS Office
3 4 (1.41%) MS Visio
4 3 (1.06%) Spreadsheet
5 1 (0.35%) MS Project
5 1 (0.35%) Simulink
5 1 (0.35%) Stateflow
Business Applications
1 1 (0.35%) assyst
1 1 (0.35%) Dynamics CRM
1 1 (0.35%) Maximo
1 1 (0.35%) Oracle Applications
1 1 (0.35%) Oracle EBS
1 1 (0.35%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 11 (3.87%) Office 365
2 8 (2.82%) Microsoft Azure
3 7 (2.46%) IaaS
4 5 (1.76%) PaaS
5 4 (1.41%) Azure Active Directory
5 4 (1.41%) SaaS
6 2 (0.70%) Amazon AWS
6 2 (0.70%) Amazon EC2
Communications & Networking
1 50 (17.61%) WAN
2 45 (15.85%) Firewall
2 45 (15.85%) LAN
3 37 (13.03%) MPLS
4 25 (8.80%) BGP
5 24 (8.45%) VPN
6 18 (6.34%) VLAN
7 16 (5.63%) RSVP
8 13 (4.58%) SAN
9 11 (3.87%) Network Security
10 10 (3.52%) Internet
11 9 (3.17%) Cisco ASA
11 9 (3.17%) Cisco Nexus
12 8 (2.82%) Wireless
13 7 (2.46%) Unified Communications
14 6 (2.11%) Junos
14 6 (2.11%) Skype
15 5 (1.76%) Cisco Wireless
15 5 (1.76%) DNS
16 4 (1.41%) PBX
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (4.93%) MongoDB
2 13 (4.58%) Big Data
2 13 (4.58%) Hadoop
3 10 (3.52%) Apache Accumulo
3 10 (3.52%) Apache Cassandra
3 10 (3.52%) IBM InfoSphere
3 10 (3.52%) Neo4j
4 8 (2.82%) Oracle Database
4 8 (2.82%) SQL Server
5 3 (1.06%) Apache Hive
5 3 (1.06%) Azure SQL Database
5 3 (1.06%) HBase
5 3 (1.06%) NoSQL
6 2 (0.70%) PostgreSQL
6 2 (0.70%) SQL Server 2014
7 1 (0.35%) Data Mining
7 1 (0.35%) DB2
7 1 (0.35%) MySQL
7 1 (0.35%) Oracle Reports
7 1 (0.35%) QlikView
Development Applications
1 13 (4.58%) JIRA
2 10 (3.52%) Jenkins
3 8 (2.82%) Travis CI
4 5 (1.76%) Oracle APEX
4 5 (1.76%) Team Foundation Server
5 2 (0.70%) VSS/SourceSafe
6 1 (0.35%) Eclipse
6 1 (0.35%) Git (software)
6 1 (0.35%) IntelliJ
6 1 (0.35%) JUnit
6 1 (0.35%) Oracle Forms
6 1 (0.35%) Selenium
General
1 43 (15.14%) Finance
2 10 (3.52%) Telecoms
3 8 (2.82%) Games
4 7 (2.46%) Marketing
5 6 (2.11%) Legal
6 5 (1.76%) Law
7 3 (1.06%) Banking
7 3 (1.06%) Manufacturing
8 2 (0.70%) Automotive
8 2 (0.70%) Back Office
8 2 (0.70%) Electronics
8 2 (0.70%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 66 (23.24%) Consultant
2 52 (18.31%) Security Consultant
3 44 (15.49%) Network Engineer
4 38 (13.38%) Architect
5 31 (10.92%) Developer
6 26 (9.15%) Backup Engineer
6 26 (9.15%) Storage Engineer
7 20 (7.04%) Security Architect
8 18 (6.34%) Analyst
9 16 (5.63%) Information Security Consultant
9 16 (5.63%) Juniper Engineer
10 14 (4.93%) SC Cleared Network Engineer
10 14 (4.93%) Senior Network Engineer
11 10 (3.52%) Administrator
11 10 (3.52%) Big Data Developer
11 10 (3.52%) Cybersecurity Consultant
11 10 (3.52%) Linux Administrator
11 10 (3.52%) Senior Manager
12 9 (3.17%) Security Analyst
12 9 (3.17%) Service Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (4.58%) OpenCL
2 10 (3.52%) HTML
2 10 (3.52%) HTML5
2 10 (3.52%) Kafka
2 10 (3.52%) ZeroMQ
3 9 (3.17%) .NET
4 8 (2.82%) ASP.NET
5 4 (1.41%) XML
6 2 (0.70%) ActiveMQ
6 2 (0.70%) JSON
6 2 (0.70%) LAPP Stack
7 1 (0.35%) Ajax
7 1 (0.35%) AngularJS
7 1 (0.35%) CSS3
7 1 (0.35%) jQuery
7 1 (0.35%) LEMP Stack
7 1 (0.35%) Play Framework
7 1 (0.35%) REST
7 1 (0.35%) Spring
7 1 (0.35%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 31 (10.92%) Data Centre
2 27 (9.51%) Security Operations Centre
3 20 (7.04%) Analytical Skills
4 18 (6.34%) PKI
5 13 (4.58%) VHDL
6 10 (3.52%) Internet of Things
7 8 (2.82%) Mobile App
8 7 (2.46%) EPoS
8 7 (2.46%) Health Informatics
8 7 (2.46%) Informatics
9 5 (1.76%) Hybrid Cloud
10 4 (1.41%) Management Information System
10 4 (1.41%) Replication
11 3 (1.06%) Statistics
12 2 (0.70%) CMDB
12 2 (0.70%) Computer Science
12 2 (0.70%) Cryptography
12 2 (0.70%) Embedded Systems
12 2 (0.70%) Life Science
12 2 (0.70%) Public Cloud
Operating Systems
1 38 (13.38%) Windows
2 32 (11.27%) Linux
3 14 (4.93%) Windows Server
4 13 (4.58%) Mac OS X
4 13 (4.58%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 12 (4.23%) CentOS
6 7 (2.46%) Unix
7 5 (1.76%) Windows Server 2012
8 3 (1.06%) Windows 10
9 2 (0.70%) HPUX
9 2 (0.70%) Windows 8
10 1 (0.35%) Data ONTAP
10 1 (0.35%) Debian
10 1 (0.35%) Solaris
10 1 (0.35%) Ubuntu
10 1 (0.35%) Windows Server 2003
10 1 (0.35%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 48 (16.90%) Cybersecurity
2 33 (11.62%) Security Architecture
3 27 (9.51%) Security Operations
4 23 (8.10%) Data Protection
5 22 (7.75%) ITIL
6 21 (7.39%) Agile Software Development
7 20 (7.04%) Configuration Management
7 20 (7.04%) Identity Management
8 18 (6.34%) Fraud Detection
8 18 (6.34%) Information Security
8 18 (6.34%) OOP
8 18 (6.34%) Service Delivery
8 18 (6.34%) Threat Analysis
9 17 (5.99%) Open Source
9 17 (5.99%) Resource Management
10 16 (5.63%) PRINCE2
11 15 (5.28%) Performance Monitoring
11 15 (5.28%) Waterfall
12 13 (4.58%) Analytics
12 13 (4.58%) Continuous Integration
Programming Languages
1 25 (8.80%) SQL
2 17 (5.99%) C
3 16 (5.63%) Java
4 14 (4.93%) JavaScript
4 14 (4.93%) Perl
4 14 (4.93%) Python
4 14 (4.93%) Scala
5 13 (4.58%) C++
5 13 (4.58%) Ruby
6 11 (3.87%) Bash Shell
7 9 (3.17%) C#
8 8 (2.82%) T-SQL
8 8 (2.82%) VB.NET
9 6 (2.11%) PL/SQL
10 4 (1.41%) MATLAB
11 2 (0.70%) PowerShell
12 1 (0.35%) PHP
Qualifications
1 284 (100.00%) Security Cleared
2 37 (13.03%) Cisco Certification
3 28 (9.86%) CCNA
3 28 (9.86%) CCNP
4 22 (7.75%) CISSP
5 21 (7.39%) DV Cleared
6 19 (6.69%) CISM
7 15 (5.28%) Degree
8 13 (4.58%) Microsoft Certification
9 12 (4.23%) CISA
9 12 (4.23%) JNCIS
10 10 (3.52%) JNCIA
11 9 (3.17%) JNCIP
12 8 (2.82%) APMP
12 8 (2.82%) CCDA
12 8 (2.82%) ITIL Certification
12 8 (2.82%) MCSD
13 6 (2.11%) CCDP
14 5 (1.76%) MCSA
14 5 (1.76%) MCSE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 24 (8.45%) SLA
2 12 (4.23%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 7 (2.46%) Disclosure Scotland
4 5 (1.76%) ISO 9001
4 5 (1.76%) PA-DSS
4 5 (1.76%) PCI DSS
5 4 (1.41%) QA
6 2 (0.70%) ISO26262
7 1 (0.35%) Def Stans
7 1 (0.35%) DO-254
7 1 (0.35%) IEC 61508
7 1 (0.35%) ISO/IEC 15504 (SPICE)
7 1 (0.35%) ISO27002
System Software
1 22 (7.75%) Active Directory
2 15 (5.28%) VMware Infrastructure
3 10 (3.52%) Apache ZooKeeper
4 7 (2.46%) vSphere
5 6 (2.11%) Hyper-V
6 4 (1.41%) XenApp
7 3 (1.06%) Apache Flume
8 2 (0.70%) XenDesktop
9 1 (0.35%) BitLocker
9 1 (0.35%) Docker
9 1 (0.35%) Firmware
9 1 (0.35%) Terminal Services
9 1 (0.35%) VMware ESX
9 1 (0.35%) VMware ESXi
9 1 (0.35%) VMware Workstation
Systems Management
1 11 (3.87%) Puppet
2 10 (3.52%) Ansible
3 6 (2.11%) SCCM
4 5 (1.76%) NetBackup
5 4 (1.41%) SCOM
5 4 (1.41%) Windows Intune
6 3 (1.06%) Nagios
6 3 (1.06%) SCVMM
7 2 (0.70%) Backup Exec
7 2 (0.70%) Oracle Identity Management
7 2 (0.70%) SCOrch
7 2 (0.70%) Tivoli
7 2 (0.70%) vRealize
7 2 (0.70%) WSUS
8 1 (0.35%) BMC PATROL
8 1 (0.35%) Control-M
8 1 (0.35%) Norton AntiVirus
8 1 (0.35%) SCDPM
8 1 (0.35%) SCSM
8 1 (0.35%) Tivoli Endpoint Manager
Vendors
1 83 (29.23%) Microsoft
2 46 (16.20%) VMware
3 43 (15.14%) Cisco
4 41 (14.44%) Juniper
5 38 (13.38%) IBM
6 29 (10.21%) Oracle
7 28 (9.86%) Symantec
8 22 (7.75%) HP
9 18 (6.34%) CheckPoint
10 13 (4.58%) Atlassian
10 13 (4.58%) Citrix
11 12 (4.23%) Extreme Networks
12 8 (2.82%) Dell
12 8 (2.82%) EMC
12 8 (2.82%) F5
13 7 (2.46%) Fujitsu
13 7 (2.46%) SolarWinds
14 5 (1.76%) Avaya
14 5 (1.76%) Veeam
15 4 (1.41%) NetApp
Coventry, West Midlands (County)
People Source Consulting
Salary: £45000 - £57000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 15 hours ago
West Midlands
Lawrence Harvey Enterprise
Salary: £70000 - £100000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Solihull, West Midlands (County)
Lorien Resourcing
Salary: 15% Shift Allowance, Pension, 25 Days Holiday,
Posted: Yesterday
West Midlands
Testing Circle Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum + travel + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
West Midlands
Testing Circle Ltd
Salary: £47500 - £65000 per annum + travel + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Solihull, West Midlands (County)
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Leamington Spa, Warwickshire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 60,000 to 70,000 + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Senitor Associates
Salary: £21000 - £25000 per annum + Qualifications + Beneifts
Posted: 3 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Aximis (West) Limited
Salary: Up to £52K + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Wolverhampton
CPS Group Limited
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 18 days ago