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 26 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
26 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Security Check (SC) Clearance
Rank 92 90 109
Rank change year-on-year
-2 +19
Permanent jobs citing SC Cleared 162 164 114
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 2.67% 3.10% 2.21%
As % of the Qualifications category 9.78% 12.05% 8.22%
Number of salaries quoted 91 105 81
Median salary £51,000 £60,000 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-15.00% +9.09%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,500 £35,000 £45,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £82,500 £95,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £46,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year
-3.22% +3.33%
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
1657 1361 1387
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 27.26% 25.70% 26.93%
Number of salaries quoted 1198 1044 1099
Median salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
- -1.23%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £25,000 £24,650
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £60,000 £62,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

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 26 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 26 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 -10 109 £60,000 - 4
Staffordshire +9 9 £21,500 -4.44%
Solihull +2 9 - - 3
Worcestershire 0 5 £42,500 +13.33%
Warwickshire -11 5 £38,000 +14.00% 1
Shropshire -15 4 £25,779 -
Wolverhampton - 4 £27,000 - 2
Coventry +4 1 £51,000 +45.71% 3
SC Cleared
England

SC Cleared
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 26 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.

1 300 (100.00%) Security Cleared
2 88 (29.33%) Microsoft
3 57 (19.00%) Cybersecurity
4 50 (16.67%) WAN
5 47 (15.67%) Firewall
5 47 (15.67%) VMware
6 45 (15.00%) LAN
7 44 (14.67%) MS Excel
7 44 (14.67%) Finance
8 41 (13.67%) Cisco
8 41 (13.67%) Security Architecture
9 40 (13.33%) Juniper
9 40 (13.33%) Windows
10 39 (13.00%) IBM
11 36 (12.00%) Cisco Certification
12 35 (11.67%) MPLS
13 33 (11.00%) Linux
14 32 (10.67%) Data Centre
14 32 (10.67%) Security Operations
15 31 (10.33%) Security Operations Centre
16 29 (9.67%) Symantec
17 28 (9.33%) CISSP
17 28 (9.33%) Oracle
18 27 (9.00%) SQL
18 27 (9.00%) CCNA
18 27 (9.00%) CCNP
18 27 (9.00%) Data Protection
19 26 (8.67%) VPN
20 25 (8.33%) BGP
20 25 (8.33%) SharePoint

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 25 (8.33%) SharePoint
2 13 (4.33%) Confluence
2 13 (4.33%) JBoss
3 12 (4.00%) Apache
4 11 (3.67%) Skype for Business
5 10 (3.33%) Apache Spark
5 10 (3.33%) Elasticsearch
5 10 (3.33%) Tomcat
6 5 (1.67%) Apache Pig
6 5 (1.67%) Exchange Server 2013
6 5 (1.67%) MS Exchange
7 3 (1.00%) WordPress
8 2 (0.67%) Exchange Server 2010
9 1 (0.33%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
9 1 (0.33%) IBM Notes
9 1 (0.33%) nginx
9 1 (0.33%) Node.js
9 1 (0.33%) Oracle Workflow
9 1 (0.33%) WebLogic
9 1 (0.33%) WebSphere
Applications
1 44 (14.67%) MS Excel
2 18 (6.00%) MS Office
3 5 (1.67%) MS Visio
3 5 (1.67%) Spreadsheet
4 2 (0.67%) MS Project
5 1 (0.33%) Simulink
5 1 (0.33%) Stateflow
Business Applications
1 1 (0.33%) assyst
1 1 (0.33%) Dynamics CRM
1 1 (0.33%) Maximo
1 1 (0.33%) Oracle Applications
1 1 (0.33%) Oracle EBS
1 1 (0.33%) Remedy ITSM
1 1 (0.33%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 11 (3.67%) Office 365
2 9 (3.00%) Microsoft Azure
3 7 (2.33%) IaaS
4 5 (1.67%) Azure Active Directory
4 5 (1.67%) PaaS
4 5 (1.67%) SaaS
5 2 (0.67%) Amazon AWS
5 2 (0.67%) Amazon EC2
6 1 (0.33%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 50 (16.67%) WAN
2 47 (15.67%) Firewall
3 45 (15.00%) LAN
4 35 (11.67%) MPLS
5 26 (8.67%) VPN
6 25 (8.33%) BGP
7 19 (6.33%) VLAN
8 17 (5.67%) RSVP
9 13 (4.33%) SAN
10 12 (4.00%) Network Security
11 10 (3.33%) Internet
12 9 (3.00%) Cisco ASA
12 9 (3.00%) Cisco Nexus
13 8 (2.67%) Wireless
14 7 (2.33%) Junos
14 7 (2.33%) Skype
14 7 (2.33%) Unified Communications
15 5 (1.67%) Cisco Wireless
15 5 (1.67%) DNS
16 4 (1.33%) X.21
Database & Business Intelligence
1 16 (5.33%) Big Data
1 16 (5.33%) MongoDB
2 15 (5.00%) Hadoop
3 10 (3.33%) Apache Accumulo
3 10 (3.33%) Apache Cassandra
3 10 (3.33%) IBM InfoSphere
3 10 (3.33%) Neo4j
4 9 (3.00%) SQL Server
5 8 (2.67%) Oracle Database
6 5 (1.67%) Apache Hive
6 5 (1.67%) HBase
6 5 (1.67%) NoSQL
7 3 (1.00%) Azure SQL Database
8 2 (0.67%) PostgreSQL
8 2 (0.67%) QlikView
8 2 (0.67%) SQL Server 2014
9 1 (0.33%) Data Mining
9 1 (0.33%) DB2
9 1 (0.33%) MySQL
9 1 (0.33%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 13 (4.33%) JIRA
2 10 (3.33%) Jenkins
3 8 (2.67%) Travis CI
4 5 (1.67%) Oracle APEX
4 5 (1.67%) Team Foundation Server
5 2 (0.67%) VSS/SourceSafe
6 1 (0.33%) Eclipse
6 1 (0.33%) Git (software)
6 1 (0.33%) gulp
6 1 (0.33%) IntelliJ
6 1 (0.33%) JUnit
6 1 (0.33%) Oracle Forms
6 1 (0.33%) Selenium
6 1 (0.33%) webpack
General
1 44 (14.67%) Finance
2 9 (3.00%) Games
2 9 (3.00%) Telecoms
3 8 (2.67%) Marketing
4 7 (2.33%) Legal
5 5 (1.67%) Law
6 4 (1.33%) Manufacturing
7 3 (1.00%) Back Office
7 3 (1.00%) Electronics
8 2 (0.67%) Automotive
8 2 (0.67%) Banking
8 2 (0.67%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 71 (23.67%) Consultant
2 57 (19.00%) Security Consultant
3 46 (15.33%) Architect
4 45 (15.00%) Network Engineer
5 33 (11.00%) Developer
6 27 (9.00%) Backup Engineer
6 27 (9.00%) Storage Engineer
7 24 (8.00%) Security Architect
8 18 (6.00%) Information Security Consultant
9 17 (5.67%) Analyst
10 16 (5.33%) Juniper Engineer
11 14 (4.67%) Cybersecurity Consultant
11 14 (4.67%) SC Cleared Network Engineer
11 14 (4.67%) Senior Network Engineer
12 11 (3.67%) Service Architect
13 10 (3.33%) Administrator
13 10 (3.33%) Applications Developer
13 10 (3.33%) Big Data Developer
13 10 (3.33%) Linux Administrator
13 10 (3.33%) Web Applications Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (4.33%) OpenCL
2 11 (3.67%) HTML
2 11 (3.67%) HTML5
3 10 (3.33%) .NET
3 10 (3.33%) Kafka
3 10 (3.33%) ZeroMQ
4 9 (3.00%) ASP.NET
5 4 (1.33%) XML
6 2 (0.67%) ActiveMQ
6 2 (0.67%) AngularJS
6 2 (0.67%) CSS
6 2 (0.67%) jQuery
6 2 (0.67%) JSON
6 2 (0.67%) LAPP Stack
6 2 (0.67%) Regular Expression
6 2 (0.67%) Twitter Bootstrap
7 1 (0.33%) Backbone.js
7 1 (0.33%) CSS3
7 1 (0.33%) Highcharts JS
7 1 (0.33%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 32 (10.67%) Data Centre
2 31 (10.33%) Security Operations Centre
3 22 (7.33%) Analytical Skills
3 22 (7.33%) PKI
4 13 (4.33%) VHDL
5 10 (3.33%) Internet of Things
6 9 (3.00%) Mobile App
7 7 (2.33%) EPoS
7 7 (2.33%) Health Informatics
7 7 (2.33%) Informatics
8 5 (1.67%) Hybrid Cloud
8 5 (1.67%) Management Information System
9 4 (1.33%) Cryptography
9 4 (1.33%) Replication
10 3 (1.00%) Driving Licence
10 3 (1.00%) Statistics
11 2 (0.67%) CMDB
11 2 (0.67%) Computer Science
11 2 (0.67%) Embedded Systems
11 2 (0.67%) Public Cloud
Operating Systems
1 40 (13.33%) Windows
2 33 (11.00%) Linux
3 15 (5.00%) Windows Server
4 13 (4.33%) Mac OS X
4 13 (4.33%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 12 (4.00%) CentOS
6 6 (2.00%) Unix
7 5 (1.67%) Windows Server 2012
8 4 (1.33%) Windows 10
9 2 (0.67%) HPUX
9 2 (0.67%) Windows 8
10 1 (0.33%) Data ONTAP
10 1 (0.33%) Debian
10 1 (0.33%) Solaris
10 1 (0.33%) Ubuntu
10 1 (0.33%) Windows Server 2003
10 1 (0.33%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 57 (19.00%) Cybersecurity
2 41 (13.67%) Security Architecture
3 32 (10.67%) Security Operations
4 27 (9.00%) Data Protection
5 24 (8.00%) Identity Management
5 24 (8.00%) ITIL
6 23 (7.67%) Multi-Factor Authentication
7 22 (7.33%) Agile Software Development
7 22 (7.33%) Fraud Detection
7 22 (7.33%) Threat Analysis
8 20 (6.67%) Information Security
9 19 (6.33%) OOP
9 19 (6.33%) Open Source
10 18 (6.00%) Configuration Management
10 18 (6.00%) Resource Management
11 17 (5.67%) Service Delivery
12 16 (5.33%) PRINCE2
13 15 (5.00%) Analytics
13 15 (5.00%) Waterfall
14 13 (4.33%) Performance Monitoring
Programming Languages
1 27 (9.00%) SQL
2 17 (5.67%) Python
3 16 (5.33%) C
3 16 (5.33%) Java
3 16 (5.33%) JavaScript
4 15 (5.00%) Perl
5 14 (4.67%) Scala
6 13 (4.33%) C++
6 13 (4.33%) Ruby
7 12 (4.00%) Bash Shell
8 10 (3.33%) C#
9 9 (3.00%) T-SQL
9 9 (3.00%) VB.NET
10 6 (2.00%) MATLAB
10 6 (2.00%) PL/SQL
11 2 (0.67%) PHP
11 2 (0.67%) PowerShell
12 1 (0.33%) ES6
Qualifications
1 300 (100.00%) Security Cleared
2 36 (12.00%) Cisco Certification
3 28 (9.33%) CISSP
4 27 (9.00%) CCNA
4 27 (9.00%) CCNP
5 24 (8.00%) DV Cleared
6 21 (7.00%) CISM
7 18 (6.00%) Degree
8 14 (4.67%) Microsoft Certification
9 13 (4.33%) CISA
10 12 (4.00%) JNCIS
11 11 (3.67%) ITIL Certification
12 10 (3.33%) JNCIA
13 9 (3.00%) JNCIP
13 9 (3.00%) MCSD
14 8 (2.67%) APMP
14 8 (2.67%) CCDA
15 6 (2.00%) CCDP
16 5 (1.67%) CCSA
16 5 (1.67%) CCSE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 22 (7.33%) SLA
2 19 (6.33%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 9 (3.00%) PCI DSS
4 7 (2.33%) Disclosure Scotland
5 5 (1.67%) ISO 9001
5 5 (1.67%) PA-DSS
6 4 (1.33%) QA
7 2 (0.67%) ISO22301
7 2 (0.67%) ISO26262
7 2 (0.67%) ISO27002
8 1 (0.33%) Def Stans
8 1 (0.33%) DO-254
8 1 (0.33%) IEC 61508
8 1 (0.33%) ISO/IEC 15504 (SPICE)
System Software
1 22 (7.33%) Active Directory
2 15 (5.00%) VMware Infrastructure
3 10 (3.33%) Apache ZooKeeper
4 7 (2.33%) Hyper-V
4 7 (2.33%) vSphere
5 5 (1.67%) Apache Flume
6 4 (1.33%) XenApp
7 2 (0.67%) BitLocker
7 2 (0.67%) XenDesktop
8 1 (0.33%) Docker
8 1 (0.33%) Firmware
8 1 (0.33%) Terminal Services
8 1 (0.33%) VMware ESX
8 1 (0.33%) VMware ESXi
8 1 (0.33%) VMware Workstation
Systems Management
1 11 (3.67%) Puppet
2 10 (3.33%) Ansible
3 7 (2.33%) SCCM
4 5 (1.67%) NetBackup
4 5 (1.67%) SCOM
4 5 (1.67%) Windows Intune
5 3 (1.00%) Nagios
5 3 (1.00%) SCVMM
6 2 (0.67%) Backup Exec
6 2 (0.67%) Oracle Identity Management
6 2 (0.67%) SCOrch
6 2 (0.67%) Tivoli
6 2 (0.67%) vRealize
6 2 (0.67%) WSUS
7 1 (0.33%) BMC PATROL
7 1 (0.33%) Control-M
7 1 (0.33%) Norton AntiVirus
7 1 (0.33%) SCDPM
7 1 (0.33%) SCSM
7 1 (0.33%) Tivoli Endpoint Manager
Vendors
1 88 (29.33%) Microsoft
2 47 (15.67%) VMware
3 41 (13.67%) Cisco
4 40 (13.33%) Juniper
5 39 (13.00%) IBM
6 29 (9.67%) Symantec
7 28 (9.33%) Oracle
8 22 (7.33%) HP
9 18 (6.00%) CheckPoint
10 13 (4.33%) Atlassian
10 13 (4.33%) Citrix
11 12 (4.00%) Extreme Networks
12 8 (2.67%) Dell
12 8 (2.67%) F5
13 7 (2.33%) Fujitsu
13 7 (2.33%) SolarWinds
14 6 (2.00%) EMC
15 5 (1.67%) Avaya
15 5 (1.67%) Hortonworks
15 5 (1.67%) Veeam
Solihull, West Midlands (County)
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 11 hours ago
Coventry, West Midlands (County)
Informatiq Consulting
Salary: £45000 - £53000 per annum + Pension + Medical
Posted: 14 hours ago
Birmingham
Pontoon
Salary: Bonus + Shares + Bens
Posted: Yesterday
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Senitor Associates
Salary: £21000 - £25000 per annum + Qualifications + Beneifts
Posted: 2 days ago
Coventry, West Midlands (County)
Aximis (West) Limited
Salary: Up to £52K + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Wolverhampton, West Midlands (County)
Aximis (West) Limited
Salary: Up to £52K + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Aximis (West) Limited
Salary: Up to £52K + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Experis Ltd
Salary: £18000.00 - £22000.00 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Wolverhampton
CPS Group Limited
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 8 days ago
Solihull
360 Resourcing Solutions .
Salary: £40k - 55k per year
Posted: 15 days ago
Stratford-upon-Avon
Computacenter
Salary: benefits
Posted: 7 days ago
West Midlands
Lawrence Harvey
Salary: £70000 - £100000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 10 days ago
Coventry
People Source Consulting
Salary: £45000 - £57000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 19 days ago