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

3 months to
6 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Security Check (SC) Clearance
Rank 103 145 78
Rank change year-on-year
+42 -67
Permanent jobs citing SC Cleared 145 72 200
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 2.57% 1.42% 3.55%
As % of the Qualifications category 10.31% 5.97% 12.62%
Number of salaries quoted 75 38 163
Median salary £47,500 £40,000 £52,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+18.75% -23.80%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £22,400 £33,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £58,250 £72,500
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £44,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year
+2.27% -7.36%
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
1406 1207 1585
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 24.91% 23.76% 28.12%
Number of salaries quoted 1023 956 1391
Median salary £40,500 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+1.25% -
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £25,000 £25,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £65,000 £57,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,500

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 December 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 December 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 +27 94 £49,000 +13.95% 5
Staffordshire -1 12 £33,750 -0.73%
Herefordshire - 9 £47,500 - 2
Shropshire -5 8 £47,000 +100.00% 2
Worcestershire +3 7 £72,500 - 3
Warwickshire - 4 £41,000 - 2
Solihull -11 3 £95,000 +65.21% 6
Coventry - 2 £37,500 -
SC Cleared
England

SC Cleared
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 6 December 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.

1 298 (100.00%) Security Cleared
2 120 (40.27%) Microsoft
3 85 (28.52%) ITIL
4 66 (22.15%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 58 (19.46%) CISSP
6 54 (18.12%) Data Centre
7 53 (17.79%) Windows
7 53 (17.79%) CISM
8 50 (16.78%) ITIL Certification
8 50 (16.78%) Cybersecurity
8 50 (16.78%) PCI DSS
9 49 (16.44%) Service Delivery
9 49 (16.44%) Information Security
10 48 (16.11%) MS Excel
11 45 (15.10%) VMware
12 36 (12.08%) Data Protection
13 34 (11.41%) Management Information System
13 34 (11.41%) Degree
13 34 (11.41%) Continuous Improvement
13 34 (11.41%) SIEM
13 34 (11.41%) Office 365
14 32 (10.74%) Microsoft Certification
15 31 (10.40%) SharePoint
15 31 (10.40%) SQL
15 31 (10.40%) Firewall
16 30 (10.07%) Change Control
16 30 (10.07%) Security Architecture
17 29 (9.73%) Penetration Testing
17 29 (9.73%) Risk Management
17 29 (9.73%) Security Management

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 31 (10.40%) SharePoint
2 10 (3.36%) SharePoint 2010
2 10 (3.36%) SharePoint 2013
3 6 (2.01%) Skype for Business
4 2 (0.67%) Captiva
4 2 (0.67%) Confluence
4 2 (0.67%) Documentum
4 2 (0.67%) Oracle Workflow
5 1 (0.34%) Apache
5 1 (0.34%) CICS
5 1 (0.34%) SAS
5 1 (0.34%) SharePoint Server
5 1 (0.34%) Tomcat
5 1 (0.34%) WebLogic
Applications
1 48 (16.11%) MS Excel
2 20 (6.71%) MS Office
3 4 (1.34%) InfoPath
4 2 (0.67%) MS Project
4 2 (0.67%) MS Visio
4 2 (0.67%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 22 (7.38%) Sentinel
2 14 (4.70%) Dynamics AX
3 12 (4.03%) Dynamics CRM
4 8 (2.68%) assyst
5 5 (1.68%) Maximo
6 2 (0.67%) Oracle Applications
6 2 (0.67%) Oracle EBS
Cloud Services
1 34 (11.41%) Office 365
2 18 (6.04%) Microsoft Azure
3 12 (4.03%) Amazon AWS
4 8 (2.68%) Amazon EC2
4 8 (2.68%) Azure Active Directory
5 1 (0.34%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 31 (10.40%) Firewall
2 27 (9.06%) LAN
3 25 (8.39%) WAN
4 19 (6.38%) Network Security
5 15 (5.03%) Cisco ASA
6 13 (4.36%) MPLS
7 11 (3.69%) Cisco Nexus
8 10 (3.36%) OSPF
9 9 (3.02%) DHCP
9 9 (3.02%) DNS
10 8 (2.68%) BGP-4
10 8 (2.68%) Cisco IOS
10 8 (2.68%) DMVPN
10 8 (2.68%) HSRP
10 8 (2.68%) IPv6
11 6 (2.01%) IPv4
11 6 (2.01%) Unified Communications
12 5 (1.68%) SAN
12 5 (1.68%) Skype
13 4 (1.34%) BGP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 27 (9.06%) SQL Server
2 9 (3.02%) Azure SQL Database
2 9 (3.02%) Big Data
3 6 (2.01%) SQL Server 2012
3 6 (2.01%) SQL Server 2014
4 5 (1.68%) Data Warehouse
4 5 (1.68%) SQL Server 2005
4 5 (1.68%) SQL Server 2008
4 5 (1.68%) SQL Server 2016
5 4 (1.34%) Oracle Database
6 2 (0.67%) Oracle Reports
6 2 (0.67%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 2 (0.67%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 1 (0.34%) DB2
7 1 (0.34%) Microsoft Analysis Services
7 1 (0.34%) Relational Database
7 1 (0.34%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 23 (7.72%) Visual Studio
2 12 (4.03%) Jenkins
2 12 (4.03%) JUnit
2 12 (4.03%) Maven
3 8 (2.68%) DbUnit
3 8 (2.68%) Git (software)
3 8 (2.68%) jMock
3 8 (2.68%) Mockito
3 8 (2.68%) SonarQube
4 4 (1.34%) Eclipse
5 3 (1.01%) Subversion
5 3 (1.01%) Team Foundation Server
5 3 (1.01%) TeamCity
6 2 (0.67%) JIRA
6 2 (0.67%) Oracle Forms
7 1 (0.34%) Burp Suite
7 1 (0.34%) ClearCase
7 1 (0.34%) Selenium
7 1 (0.34%) SoapUI
General
1 24 (8.05%) Finance
2 12 (4.03%) Legal
3 3 (1.01%) Manufacturing
3 3 (1.01%) Retail
4 2 (0.67%) Telecoms
5 1 (0.34%) Aerospace
5 1 (0.34%) Military
Job Titles
1 40 (13.42%) Developer
2 35 (11.74%) Architect
2 35 (11.74%) Consultant
3 21 (7.05%) Security Architect
4 20 (6.71%) Backup Engineer
4 20 (6.71%) Storage and Backup Engineer
4 20 (6.71%) Storage Engineer
5 19 (6.38%) Network Engineer
6 16 (5.37%) Cybersecurity Architect
6 16 (5.37%) Security Consultant
7 14 (4.70%) Information Manager
8 13 (4.36%) Analyst
9 12 (4.03%) Applications Developer
9 12 (4.03%) Java Developer
9 12 (4.03%) Security Specialist
10 11 (3.69%) Web Applications Developer
10 11 (3.69%) Web Developer
11 10 (3.36%) Security Engineer
11 10 (3.36%) Senior Developer
11 10 (3.36%) Senior Java Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 26 (8.72%) .NET
2 17 (5.70%) CSS
2 17 (5.70%) HTML
3 15 (5.03%) jQuery
4 13 (4.36%) Web Services
5 12 (4.03%) Spring
6 11 (3.69%) ASP.NET
7 9 (3.02%) REST
7 9 (3.02%) SOAP
8 8 (2.68%) .NET Framework
8 8 (2.68%) 802.1X
8 8 (2.68%) J2EE
8 8 (2.68%) jBPM
8 8 (2.68%) PowerMock
8 8 (2.68%) RESTful
9 5 (1.68%) ASP.NET MVC
10 4 (1.34%) CGI
10 4 (1.34%) Hibernate
10 4 (1.34%) JSP
10 4 (1.34%) WCF
Miscellaneous
1 54 (18.12%) Data Centre
2 34 (11.41%) Management Information System
3 26 (8.72%) PKI
4 22 (7.38%) Security Operations Centre
5 15 (5.03%) Computer Science
5 15 (5.03%) Data Protection Act
6 14 (4.70%) Analytical Skills
7 12 (4.03%) Cryptography
8 11 (3.69%) CESG
8 11 (3.69%) Mobile App
9 10 (3.36%) Private Cloud
10 8 (2.68%) Freedom of Information
10 8 (2.68%) Video Conferencing
11 5 (1.68%) Clustering
11 5 (1.68%) Cyberthreat
12 2 (0.67%) Cybercrime
12 2 (0.67%) Fat Client
12 2 (0.67%) Life Science
12 2 (0.67%) Thin Client
12 2 (0.67%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 53 (17.79%) Windows
2 23 (7.72%) Windows Server
3 13 (4.36%) Windows 8
4 12 (4.03%) Windows 10
5 11 (3.69%) Android
5 11 (3.69%) Apple iOS
5 11 (3.69%) Linux
6 9 (3.02%) Windows Server 2012
7 8 (2.68%) Windows 7
8 6 (2.01%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 6 (2.01%) Unix
9 4 (1.34%) CentOS
10 2 (0.67%) Solaris
11 1 (0.34%) zOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 85 (28.52%) ITIL
2 50 (16.78%) Cybersecurity
3 49 (16.44%) Information Security
3 49 (16.44%) Service Delivery
4 36 (12.08%) Data Protection
5 34 (11.41%) Continuous Improvement
5 34 (11.41%) SIEM
6 30 (10.07%) Change Control
6 30 (10.07%) Security Architecture
7 29 (9.73%) Penetration Testing
7 29 (9.73%) Risk Management
7 29 (9.73%) Security Management
7 29 (9.73%) Service Design
8 27 (9.06%) Agile Software Development
8 27 (9.06%) Information Security Management
8 27 (9.06%) Presales
8 27 (9.06%) Security Operations
9 26 (8.72%) CRM
9 26 (8.72%) Risk Assessment
10 23 (7.72%) ITIL V3
Programming Languages
1 31 (10.40%) SQL
2 22 (7.38%) C#
3 17 (5.70%) Java
4 16 (5.37%) F#
4 16 (5.37%) JavaScript
4 16 (5.37%) T-SQL
5 14 (4.70%) VB.NET
6 10 (3.36%) PowerShell
7 6 (2.01%) C
7 6 (2.01%) PL/SQL
8 4 (1.34%) Perl
9 3 (1.01%) Bash Shell
9 3 (1.01%) Python
9 3 (1.01%) VB
9 3 (1.01%) VB6
10 2 (0.67%) Ada
10 2 (0.67%) C++
11 1 (0.34%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 298 (100.00%) Security Cleared
2 58 (19.46%) CISSP
3 53 (17.79%) CISM
4 50 (16.78%) ITIL Certification
5 34 (11.41%) Degree
6 32 (10.74%) Microsoft Certification
7 27 (9.06%) DV Cleared
8 26 (8.72%) CISA
9 24 (8.05%) MCSE
10 19 (6.38%) CCNP
10 19 (6.38%) Cisco Certification
11 17 (5.70%) CCNA
12 15 (5.03%) CEH
13 14 (4.70%) CISMP
13 14 (4.70%) CRISC
14 12 (4.03%) CREST Certified
15 10 (3.36%) MCSA
16 8 (2.68%) MCP
17 7 (2.35%) APMP
17 7 (2.35%) OSCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 66 (22.15%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 50 (16.78%) PCI DSS
3 29 (9.73%) SLA
4 24 (8.05%) GPG13
5 20 (6.71%) HMG Security Policy Framework
6 16 (5.37%) RMADS
7 14 (4.70%) QA
8 4 (1.34%) PA-DSS
9 2 (0.67%) ISO27002
10 1 (0.34%) ISO 14001
10 1 (0.34%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 17 (5.70%) Active Directory
2 14 (4.70%) VMware Infrastructure
3 13 (4.36%) vSphere
4 9 (3.02%) Hyper-V
5 4 (1.34%) BitLocker
5 4 (1.34%) Docker
6 3 (1.01%) Virtual Machines
7 2 (0.67%) Virtual Desktop
8 1 (0.34%) ACF2
8 1 (0.34%) Job Entry Subsystem
8 1 (0.34%) RACF
Systems Management
1 12 (4.03%) SCCM
2 8 (2.68%) Microsoft Intune
3 5 (1.68%) SCOM
4 4 (1.34%) Ansible
4 4 (1.34%) Opscode Chef
4 4 (1.34%) Puppet
4 4 (1.34%) SCVMM
4 4 (1.34%) Terraform
5 2 (0.67%) SCOrch
6 1 (0.34%) Host Intrusion Detection System
6 1 (0.34%) Network Intrusion Detection System
6 1 (0.34%) SCSM
Vendors
1 120 (40.27%) Microsoft
2 45 (15.10%) VMware
3 21 (7.05%) Cisco
3 21 (7.05%) IBM
4 20 (6.71%) Symantec
5 14 (4.70%) ServiceNow
6 13 (4.36%) Juniper
7 10 (3.36%) F5
7 10 (3.36%) Oracle
8 8 (2.68%) Cyberoam
9 6 (2.01%) Red Hat
10 5 (1.68%) Citrix
10 5 (1.68%) NetApp
11 4 (1.34%) Google
11 4 (1.34%) Palo Alto
11 4 (1.34%) SaltStack
12 2 (0.67%) CA
12 2 (0.67%) Dell
12 2 (0.67%) HP
12 2 (0.67%) Pega
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