The first table below looks at the demand 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 30 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
30 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Security Check (SC) Clearance
Rank 62 122 112
Rank change year-on-year
+60 -10
Permanent jobs citing SC Cleared 203 90 84
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 3.76% 1.61% 1.72%
As % of the Qualifications category 13.62% 5.76% 6.34%
Number of salaries quoted 180 68 70
Average salary £60,000 £47,500 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+26.31% -5.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £39,925 £32,500 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £95,000 £66,250 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £48,500 £45,000 £45,250
% change year-on-year
+7.77% -0.55%
Qualifications Category
West Midlands
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
1490 1562 1325
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 27.61% 27.98% 27.20%
Number of salaries quoted 1216 1335 1106
Average salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.00% -
90% offered a salary of more than £29,000 £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% -
SC Cleared
England

SC Cleared
Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing SC Cleared across the West Midlands region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 30 July 2014.

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 average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing SC Cleared within the West Midlands region over the 3 months to 30 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 +49 177 £60,000 +33.33% 6
Solihull -11 12 £55,000 +15.78%
Warwickshire +21 10 £33,000 -
Worcestershire -1 3 £57,500 -4.16% 2
SC Cleared
England

SC Cleared
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 30 July 2014, IT jobs across the West Midlands region citing SC 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 SC Cleared.

1 303 (100.00%) Security Cleared
2 119 (39.27%) Finance
3 108 (35.64%) Retail
4 82 (27.06%) Oracle
5 81 (26.73%) Back Office
6 53 (17.49%) Oracle EBS
7 51 (16.83%) Microsoft
7 51 (16.83%) Windows
8 48 (15.84%) ITIL
9 45 (14.85%) Business Development
10 44 (14.52%) Project Management
11 43 (14.19%) PRINCE2
12 39 (12.87%) ERP
13 38 (12.54%) Telecoms
14 37 (12.21%) Migration
15 35 (11.55%) SQL
16 34 (11.22%) Java
16 34 (11.22%) Workflow
17 33 (10.89%) Stakeholder Management
18 31 (10.23%) Oracle ERP
18 31 (10.23%) PL/SQL
19 30 (9.90%) Benchmarking
19 30 (9.90%) Six Sigma
19 30 (9.90%) Firewall
19 30 (9.90%) Fujitsu
19 30 (9.90%) German Language
20 29 (9.57%) Oracle Workflow
21 28 (9.24%) Oracle EBS R12
22 27 (8.91%) Cisco
23 26 (8.58%) MS Excel

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

For the 6 months to 30 July 2014, IT jobs across the West Midlands region citing SC 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 SC Cleared. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 29 (9.57%) Oracle Workflow
2 20 (6.60%) SharePoint
3 12 (3.96%) SharePoint Server
4 11 (3.63%) Exchange Server 2013
5 9 (2.97%) Exchange Server 2010
5 9 (2.97%) Exchange Server 2000
5 9 (2.97%) Exchange Server 2003
5 9 (2.97%) Exchange Server 2007
5 9 (2.97%) MS Exchange
6 8 (2.64%) IBM Notes
7 7 (2.31%) Oracle SOA Suite
8 5 (1.65%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
9 4 (1.32%) Lync
10 3 (0.99%) WebSphere
11 2 (0.66%) BizTalk Server
12 1 (0.33%) Apache Pig
12 1 (0.33%) MS Project Server
12 1 (0.33%) WebLogic
Applications
1 26 (8.58%) MS Excel
2 15 (4.95%) MS Project
3 11 (3.63%) MS Office
4 3 (0.99%) Spreadsheet
4 3 (0.99%) MS PowerPoint
4 3 (0.99%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 53 (17.49%) Oracle EBS
2 31 (10.23%) Oracle ERP
3 28 (9.24%) Oracle EBS R12
4 16 (5.28%) Oracle Applications
5 13 (4.29%) Oracle iRecruitment
6 10 (3.30%) Remedy ITSM
7 5 (1.65%) Dynamics CRM
8 3 (0.99%) Sentinel
9 2 (0.66%) SAP FI
9 2 (0.66%) SAP FI/CO
9 2 (0.66%) SAP CO
9 2 (0.66%) Summit
9 2 (0.66%) Maximo
9 2 (0.66%) assyst
9 2 (0.66%) SAP FSCM
10 1 (0.33%) TRIRIGA
10 1 (0.33%) Oracle BPM
Cloud Services
1 13 (4.29%) Taleo
2 4 (1.32%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 30 (9.90%) Firewall
2 14 (4.62%) Wireless
3 9 (2.97%) WAN
4 6 (1.98%) SSL
4 6 (1.98%) HTTP
4 6 (1.98%) TCP/IP
4 6 (1.98%) LAN
4 6 (1.98%) LDAP
4 6 (1.98%) Unified Communications
5 5 (1.65%) Cisco Nexus
5 5 (1.65%) Cisco ASA
5 5 (1.65%) MPLS
6 4 (1.32%) VoIP
7 3 (0.99%) DMVPN
7 3 (0.99%) OSPF
7 3 (0.99%) BGP
7 3 (0.99%) DSL
7 3 (0.99%) Broadband
8 2 (0.66%) Intranet
8 2 (0.66%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 16 (5.28%) Oracle Reports
2 14 (4.62%) Oracle Discoverer
3 9 (2.97%) Oracle Database
4 8 (2.64%) EDRMS
4 8 (2.64%) Oracle Database 11g
5 7 (2.31%) Oracle BI Publisher
5 7 (2.31%) Relational Database
5 7 (2.31%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 7 (2.31%) RDBMS
6 5 (1.65%) SQL Server
7 4 (1.32%) Data Warehouse
7 4 (1.32%) Oracle BI EE
8 2 (0.66%) DB2
8 2 (0.66%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 1 (0.33%) SQL Server 2012
9 1 (0.33%) MarkLogic
9 1 (0.33%) Big Data
9 1 (0.33%) Oracle Exadata
9 1 (0.33%) Apache Hive
9 1 (0.33%) Apache Cassandra
Development Applications
1 16 (5.28%) Oracle Forms
2 12 (3.96%) Selenium
2 12 (3.96%) JIRA
3 11 (3.63%) LoadRunner
4 10 (3.30%) NeoLoad
5 7 (2.31%) Team Foundation Server
6 6 (1.98%) Jenkins
7 4 (1.32%) Ant
7 4 (1.32%) Git (software)
7 4 (1.32%) PhoneGap
7 4 (1.32%) Appcelerator Titanium
8 3 (0.99%) JMeter
9 2 (0.66%) JUnit
9 2 (0.66%) jMock
9 2 (0.66%) Talend Open Studio
9 2 (0.66%) WebDriver
9 2 (0.66%) Cucumber
9 2 (0.66%) SoapUI
9 2 (0.66%) LoadUI
10 1 (0.33%) Facilita Forecast
General
1 119 (39.27%) Finance
2 108 (35.64%) Retail
3 81 (26.73%) Back Office
4 38 (12.54%) Telecoms
5 30 (9.90%) German Language
6 10 (3.30%) Legal
7 5 (1.65%) Advertising
8 2 (0.66%) General Ledger
Job Titles
1 56 (18.48%) Architect
2 44 (14.52%) Consultant
3 37 (12.21%) Project Manager
4 26 (8.58%) Functional Consultant
4 26 (8.58%) Oracle Functional Consultant
4 26 (8.58%) Oracle Consultant
5 25 (8.25%) Developer
6 21 (6.93%) Senior Architect
7 16 (5.28%) Network Architect
8 13 (4.29%) Test Manager
8 13 (4.29%) Solutions Architect
9 12 (3.96%) Sales Manager
9 12 (3.96%) Analyst
9 12 (3.96%) Account Manager
10 10 (3.30%) Team Leader
10 10 (3.30%) Performance Test Manager
10 10 (3.30%) Performance Manager
11 9 (2.97%) Service Manager
11 9 (2.97%) Senior Project Manager
11 9 (2.97%) Oracle Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (4.95%) Middleware
2 12 (3.96%) XML
3 9 (2.97%) SOAP
4 7 (2.31%) WCF
4 7 (2.31%) Web Services
4 7 (2.31%) .NET
5 6 (1.98%) Java EE
6 5 (1.65%) Oracle Fusion
6 5 (1.65%) SAP ALE
6 5 (1.65%) Silverlight
6 5 (1.65%) SAP Smart Forms
6 5 (1.65%) BAPI
6 5 (1.65%) HTML
7 4 (1.32%) CSS
7 4 (1.32%) Web Dynpro
7 4 (1.32%) JSON
7 4 (1.32%) jQuery
7 4 (1.32%) Ajax
7 4 (1.32%) Spring
7 4 (1.32%) HTML5
Miscellaneous
1 19 (6.27%) Management Information System
2 9 (2.97%) Data Integration
2 9 (2.97%) Blackberry
3 8 (2.64%) Taxonomies
4 6 (1.98%) Mainframe
4 6 (1.98%) IBM Mainframe
4 6 (1.98%) Open Source
5 5 (1.65%) Mobile App
5 5 (1.65%) Clustering
6 4 (1.32%) N-Tier
6 4 (1.32%) Human Factors
6 4 (1.32%) Enterprise Software
7 2 (0.66%) NHS
7 2 (0.66%) AS400
7 2 (0.66%) Video Conferencing
7 2 (0.66%) PKI
8 1 (0.33%) Statistics
8 1 (0.33%) Life Science
8 1 (0.33%) Data Protection Act
8 1 (0.33%) GIS
Operating Systems
1 51 (16.83%) Windows
2 24 (7.92%) UNIX
3 13 (4.29%) Linux
4 9 (2.97%) Windows 7
5 8 (2.64%) Windows Server 2008
6 7 (2.31%) Windows Server 2003
7 6 (1.98%) MVS
7 6 (1.98%) Windows 8
8 4 (1.32%) Android
8 4 (1.32%) Apple iOS
8 4 (1.32%) Windows Server 2012
9 3 (0.99%) Solaris
10 1 (0.33%) Oracle Linux
10 1 (0.33%) Windows 2000 Server
10 1 (0.33%) AIX
10 1 (0.33%) Windows NT
Processes & Methodologies
1 48 (15.84%) ITIL
2 45 (14.85%) Business Development
3 44 (14.52%) Project Management
4 43 (14.19%) PRINCE2
5 39 (12.87%) ERP
6 37 (12.21%) Migration
7 34 (11.22%) Workflow
8 33 (10.89%) Stakeholder Management
9 30 (9.90%) Benchmarking
9 30 (9.90%) Six Sigma
10 24 (7.92%) CRM
11 23 (7.59%) Business Intelligence
12 21 (6.93%) SOA
12 21 (6.93%) Data Migration
13 17 (5.61%) Agile Software Development
13 17 (5.61%) Scrum
14 16 (5.28%) Data Management
14 16 (5.28%) User Acceptance Testing
15 15 (4.95%) Matrix Management
16 14 (4.62%) Configuration Management
Programming Languages
1 35 (11.55%) SQL
2 34 (11.22%) Java
3 31 (10.23%) PL/SQL
4 9 (2.97%) Shell Script
4 9 (2.97%) VB
5 8 (2.64%) JavaScript
5 8 (2.64%) VBScript
6 7 (2.31%) C#
7 6 (1.98%) PowerShell
8 5 (1.65%) SAPscript
8 5 (1.65%) ABAP
9 4 (1.32%) ActionScript
9 4 (1.32%) Objective-C
9 4 (1.32%) ActionScript 3.0
10 2 (0.66%) C
10 2 (0.66%) Perl
10 2 (0.66%) Tcl
11 1 (0.33%) Bash Shell
11 1 (0.33%) C++
11 1 (0.33%) Python
Qualifications
1 303 (100.00%) Security Cleared
2 18 (5.94%) PRINCE2 Certification
3 14 (4.62%) Cisco Certification
4 13 (4.29%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
5 10 (3.30%) Degree
6 9 (2.97%) Microsoft Certification
7 8 (2.64%) MCP
7 8 (2.64%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
8 7 (2.31%) ISEB
8 7 (2.31%) OCP
8 7 (2.31%) Oracle Certification
8 7 (2.31%) CISSP
9 6 (1.98%) CCNP
9 6 (1.98%) DV Cleared
10 5 (1.65%) MCITP
10 5 (1.65%) ISTQB
11 4 (1.32%) ITIL Certification
11 4 (1.32%) CCNA
11 4 (1.32%) CCIE
11 4 (1.32%) ACSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (3.63%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 10 (3.30%) QA
3 4 (1.32%) SLA
4 3 (0.99%) COSO
4 3 (0.99%) Sarbanes-Oxley
4 3 (0.99%) ISO 9001
5 2 (0.66%) Data Quality
6 1 (0.33%) BS7799
System Software
1 13 (4.29%) Active Directory
2 12 (3.96%) VMware Infrastructure
3 9 (2.97%) Hyper-V
3 9 (2.97%) XenApp
4 8 (2.64%) VMware ESX
5 7 (2.31%) Terminal Services
6 5 (1.65%) Microsoft Virtual Server
7 4 (1.32%) XenDesktop
8 3 (0.99%) Citrix Presentation Server
8 3 (0.99%) Microsoft App-V
9 2 (0.66%) Oracle RMAN
10 1 (0.33%) HDFS
10 1 (0.33%) Nmap
10 1 (0.33%) Terminal Server
Systems Management
1 8 (2.64%) Tivoli
1 8 (2.64%) BMC PATROL
1 8 (2.64%) Control-M
2 7 (2.31%) SCCM
3 6 (1.98%) NetBackup
3 6 (1.98%) Puppet
3 6 (1.98%) Vagrant
3 6 (1.98%) Opscode Chef
4 5 (1.65%) Norton AntiVirus
4 5 (1.65%) ARCserve
5 4 (1.32%) SCOM
5 4 (1.32%) SCVMM
5 4 (1.32%) SCDPM
5 4 (1.32%) Forefront Identity Manager
6 3 (0.99%) Backup Exec
7 2 (0.66%) HP Quality Center
8 1 (0.33%) CORE IMPACT
8 1 (0.33%) Nessus
8 1 (0.33%) WSUS
8 1 (0.33%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
Vendors
1 82 (27.06%) Oracle
2 51 (16.83%) Microsoft
3 30 (9.90%) Fujitsu
4 27 (8.91%) Cisco
5 22 (7.26%) VMware
6 21 (6.93%) HP
7 18 (5.94%) F5
8 17 (5.61%) Citrix
9 14 (4.62%) Juniper
10 10 (3.30%) BMC
10 10 (3.30%) EMC
10 10 (3.30%) Remedy
10 10 (3.30%) SOASTA, Inc
11 9 (2.97%) CheckPoint
11 9 (2.97%) Hyperion
12 8 (2.64%) IBM
12 8 (2.64%) SAP
12 8 (2.64%) Lotus
12 8 (2.64%) Intel
12 8 (2.64%) Open Text
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