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 31 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
31 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Security Check (SC) Clearance
Rank 112 64 130
Rank change year-on-year
-48 +66
Permanent jobs citing SC Cleared 123 203 87
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 2.10% 3.76% 1.56%
As % of the Qualifications category 8.01% 13.63% 5.59%
Number of salaries quoted 87 180 65
Average salary £50,000 £60,000 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-16.66% +26.31%
90% offered a salary of more than £33,665 £39,925 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £95,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £48,750 £45,000
% change year-on-year
-7.69% +8.33%
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
1536 1489 1555
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 26.23% 27.57% 27.92%
Number of salaries quoted 1209 1215 1331
Average salary £42,500 £42,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+1.19% +5.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £29,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £60,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.65% +2.50%

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 31 July 2015.

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 31 July 2015. 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 -24 100 £57,500 -4.16% 13
Warwickshire -17 7 £33,665 +2.01% 3
Staffordshire - 5 - - 3
Solihull +6 2 £32,000 -41.81% 2
Worcestershire -5 2 - - 4
West Bromwich - 2 - -
Shropshire - 2 - -
SC Cleared
England

SC Cleared
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, 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.

1 306 (100.00%) Security Cleared
2 120 (39.22%) Agile Software Development
3 100 (32.68%) Scrum
4 78 (25.49%) Microsoft
5 67 (21.90%) Windows
6 63 (20.59%) Stakeholder Management
7 58 (18.95%) Finance
8 54 (17.65%) DSDM
8 54 (17.65%) SharePoint
9 53 (17.32%) VMware
10 49 (16.01%) ITIL
11 47 (15.36%) PRINCE2
12 45 (14.71%) .NET
13 44 (14.38%) People Management
14 43 (14.05%) MS Excel
15 42 (13.73%) Project Management
15 42 (13.73%) Citrix
15 42 (13.73%) DV Cleared
16 41 (13.40%) VMware Infrastructure
17 39 (12.75%) Office 365
18 37 (12.09%) XenApp
19 36 (11.76%) Agile Project Management
20 35 (11.44%) XenDesktop
21 33 (10.78%) Migration
22 32 (10.46%) Data Centre
22 32 (10.46%) SharePoint 2013
23 31 (10.13%) Windows 7
23 31 (10.13%) Microsoft App-V
23 31 (10.13%) AppSense
24 30 (9.80%) SQL Server

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

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, 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 54 (17.65%) SharePoint
2 32 (10.46%) SharePoint 2013
3 30 (9.80%) SharePoint 2010
4 13 (4.25%) Documentum
4 13 (4.25%) Alfresco
5 10 (3.27%) Lync
6 9 (2.94%) SAS
6 9 (2.94%) MS Exchange
6 9 (2.94%) IBM Notes
7 8 (2.61%) JBoss
7 8 (2.61%) WebLogic
7 8 (2.61%) Exchange Server 2010
8 6 (1.96%) Exchange Server 2013
9 5 (1.63%) WebSphere
9 5 (1.63%) Exchange Server 2007
10 4 (1.31%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
10 4 (1.31%) Exchange Server 2003
10 4 (1.31%) IIS
11 2 (0.65%) BizTalk Server
11 2 (0.65%) Exchange Server 2000
Applications
1 43 (14.05%) MS Excel
2 21 (6.86%) InfoPath
3 11 (3.59%) MS Office
4 1 (0.33%) Open Workbench
Business Applications
1 11 (3.59%) Dynamics CRM
2 6 (1.96%) Oracle EBS
2 6 (1.96%) Oracle EBS R12
3 2 (0.65%) SAP Business One
3 2 (0.65%) assyst
4 1 (0.33%) Oracle Financials
4 1 (0.33%) Oracle General Ledger
4 1 (0.33%) Oracle HRMS
4 1 (0.33%) Oracle Applications
4 1 (0.33%) Sentinel
4 1 (0.33%) SAP Oil and Gas
4 1 (0.33%) Oracle iProcurement
4 1 (0.33%) Oracle Payables
4 1 (0.33%) Oracle Receivables
4 1 (0.33%) Oracle Cash Management
4 1 (0.33%) Oracle E-Business Tax
Cloud Services
1 39 (12.75%) Office 365
2 16 (5.23%) Microsoft Azure
3 5 (1.63%) Azure Active Directory
4 2 (0.65%) Yammer
5 1 (0.33%) PaaS
5 1 (0.33%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 17 (5.56%) Firewall
2 9 (2.94%) BGP
3 7 (2.29%) OSPF
3 7 (2.29%) Unified Communications
4 6 (1.96%) LAN
4 6 (1.96%) WAN
5 5 (1.63%) TCP/IP
5 5 (1.63%) Network Security
6 4 (1.31%) Cisco ASA
6 4 (1.31%) Wi-Fi
6 4 (1.31%) Wireless
6 4 (1.31%) IPsec
6 4 (1.31%) MPLS
6 4 (1.31%) DNS
6 4 (1.31%) SAN
7 3 (0.98%) Intranet
7 3 (0.98%) DHCP
7 3 (0.98%) Extranet
8 2 (0.65%) Fibre Channel
8 2 (0.65%) NetScaler
Database & Business Intelligence
1 30 (9.80%) SQL Server
2 29 (9.48%) SQL Server 2008
3 25 (8.17%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 5 (1.63%) SQL Server 2005
4 5 (1.63%) SQL Server 2012
4 5 (1.63%) Oracle Database
5 4 (1.31%) Oracle BI EE
6 3 (0.98%) Relational Database
6 3 (0.98%) Big Data
6 3 (0.98%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 2 (0.65%) DTS
7 2 (0.65%) RDBMS
7 2 (0.65%) SAP HANA
7 2 (0.65%) BusinessObjects
7 2 (0.65%) SQL Server 2000
8 1 (0.33%) MarkLogic
8 1 (0.33%) Oracle Database 10g
8 1 (0.33%) Oracle Discoverer
8 1 (0.33%) OLAP
8 1 (0.33%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 23 (7.52%) Visual Studio
2 22 (7.19%) Subversion
3 3 (0.98%) Atlassian Bamboo
3 3 (0.98%) Hudson
3 3 (0.98%) Jenkins
4 2 (0.65%) Visual Studio Team System
4 2 (0.65%) JIRA
5 1 (0.33%) NUnit
5 1 (0.33%) CruiseControl
5 1 (0.33%) MSBuild
General
1 58 (18.95%) Finance
2 18 (5.88%) Manufacturing
3 6 (1.96%) Telecoms
4 5 (1.63%) Retail
4 5 (1.63%) Legal
5 4 (1.31%) Electronics
6 2 (0.65%) Publishing
6 2 (0.65%) Banking
7 1 (0.33%) Marketing
7 1 (0.33%) Law
Job Titles
1 88 (28.76%) Architect
2 46 (15.03%) Project Manager
3 39 (12.75%) Senior Manager
4 38 (12.42%) Consultant
5 36 (11.76%) Agile Project Manager
6 33 (10.78%) Developer
7 31 (10.13%) Citrix Architect
8 24 (7.84%) Microsoft Developer
9 21 (6.86%) Senior Project Manager
10 20 (6.54%) ASP.NET Developer
10 20 (6.54%) .NET Developer
10 20 (6.54%) C# Developer
10 20 (6.54%) Solutions Architect
10 20 (6.54%) C# ASP.NET Developer
10 20 (6.54%) SharePoint Architect
10 20 (6.54%) C# .NET Developer
11 19 (6.21%) Delivery Manager
12 13 (4.25%) SharePoint Solutions Architect
13 12 (3.92%) Designer
13 12 (3.92%) SharePoint Designer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 45 (14.71%) .NET
2 25 (8.17%) CSS
2 25 (8.17%) HTML
3 24 (7.84%) .NET Framework
3 24 (7.84%) ASP.NET
4 22 (7.19%) ASP.NET MVC
4 22 (7.19%) ASP.NET MVC 3
5 21 (6.86%) HTML5
5 21 (6.86%) XSLT
6 9 (2.94%) ISPF
7 4 (1.31%) Java EE
7 4 (1.31%) CGI
7 4 (1.31%) Middleware
8 3 (0.98%) ActiveMQ
8 3 (0.98%) JSP
8 3 (0.98%) XML
8 3 (0.98%) Apache CXF
8 3 (0.98%) Apache Camel
9 2 (0.65%) Entity Framework
9 2 (0.65%) AngularJS
Miscellaneous
1 32 (10.46%) Data Centre
2 19 (6.21%) Life Science
3 10 (3.27%) GIS
4 9 (2.94%) Management Information System
4 9 (2.94%) Mainframe
5 6 (1.96%) Analytical Skills
5 6 (1.96%) Private Cloud
6 5 (1.63%) Clustering
6 5 (1.63%) CESG
7 4 (1.31%) RMADS
7 4 (1.31%) Computer Science
8 3 (0.98%) Cybercrime
8 3 (0.98%) Blackberry
9 2 (0.65%) Replication
9 2 (0.65%) Data Extraction
9 2 (0.65%) SecurID
9 2 (0.65%) BYOD
10 1 (0.33%) Public Cloud
10 1 (0.33%) Enterprise Cloud
10 1 (0.33%) Statistics
Operating Systems
1 67 (21.90%) Windows
2 31 (10.13%) Windows 7
3 23 (7.52%) UNIX
4 12 (3.92%) Linux
5 7 (2.29%) Solaris
5 7 (2.29%) Windows Server 2012
6 5 (1.63%) Windows Server 2008
7 4 (1.31%) Windows Server 2003
8 2 (0.65%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 1 (0.33%) Oracle Linux
9 1 (0.33%) Windows 2000 Server
9 1 (0.33%) AIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 120 (39.22%) Agile Software Development
2 100 (32.68%) Scrum
3 63 (20.59%) Stakeholder Management
4 54 (17.65%) DSDM
5 49 (16.01%) ITIL
6 47 (15.36%) PRINCE2
7 44 (14.38%) People Management
8 42 (13.73%) Project Management
9 36 (11.76%) Agile Project Management
10 33 (10.78%) Migration
11 30 (9.80%) Content Management
12 25 (8.17%) Business Development
12 25 (8.17%) Configuration Management
12 25 (8.17%) Mentoring
13 24 (7.84%) MVC
14 23 (7.52%) Continuous Integration
15 22 (7.19%) Incident Management
15 22 (7.19%) TDD
15 22 (7.19%) Service Management
16 17 (5.56%) Change Management
Programming Languages
1 29 (9.48%) SQL
2 26 (8.50%) C#
3 9 (2.94%) JCL
4 8 (2.61%) Perl
4 8 (2.61%) C
5 6 (1.96%) Java
6 5 (1.63%) VBScript
7 4 (1.31%) VB
7 4 (1.31%) PowerShell
7 4 (1.31%) Tcl
7 4 (1.31%) JavaScript
7 4 (1.31%) PL/SQL
8 3 (0.98%) C++
9 2 (0.65%) T-SQL
9 2 (0.65%) Shell Script
9 2 (0.65%) Python
9 2 (0.65%) Embedded C
9 2 (0.65%) Embedded C++
10 1 (0.33%) Assembly Language
Qualifications
1 306 (100.00%) Security Cleared
2 42 (13.73%) DV Cleared
3 24 (7.84%) CCA
3 24 (7.84%) Citrix Certification
4 23 (7.52%) CCEE
4 23 (7.52%) CCIA
5 19 (6.21%) Cisco Certification
6 14 (4.58%) CISSP
7 13 (4.25%) CCNP
8 12 (3.92%) PRINCE2 Certification
9 11 (3.59%) CISM
10 7 (2.29%) Microsoft Certification
11 6 (1.96%) CCNA
11 6 (1.96%) Degree
12 4 (1.31%) MCSE
12 4 (1.31%) ITIL Certification
13 3 (0.98%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
13 3 (0.98%) MCSA
13 3 (0.98%) CCVP
14 2 (0.65%) MCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 29 (9.48%) SLA
2 10 (3.27%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 9 (2.94%) QA
4 6 (1.96%) PCI DSS
5 1 (0.33%) Data Quality
5 1 (0.33%) JSP 440
System Software
1 41 (13.40%) VMware Infrastructure
2 37 (12.09%) XenApp
3 35 (11.44%) XenDesktop
4 31 (10.13%) Microsoft App-V
5 14 (4.58%) Hyper-V
6 9 (2.94%) Time Sharing Option
6 9 (2.94%) Job Entry Subsystem
7 8 (2.61%) Active Directory
8 6 (1.96%) Terminal Services
9 4 (1.31%) BitLocker
10 3 (0.98%) Docker
11 2 (0.65%) XenServer
11 2 (0.65%) VMware ESX
11 2 (0.65%) Microsoft Virtual Server
12 1 (0.33%) Citrix Presentation Server
12 1 (0.33%) Xen
12 1 (0.33%) vSphere
12 1 (0.33%) HDFS
12 1 (0.33%) NFS
Systems Management
1 14 (4.58%) SCCM
2 10 (3.27%) SCOM
3 9 (2.94%) SCVMM
3 9 (2.94%) OpenView
3 9 (2.94%) ServiceCenter
4 6 (1.96%) Forefront Identity Manager
5 5 (1.63%) Nessus
6 4 (1.31%) Oracle RMAN
6 4 (1.31%) Windows Intune
6 4 (1.31%) SCDPM
6 4 (1.31%) SCSM
7 3 (0.98%) Puppet
7 3 (0.98%) Opscode Chef
7 3 (0.98%) Norton AntiVirus
7 3 (0.98%) NetBackup
8 2 (0.65%) ARCserve
9 1 (0.33%) Backup Exec
9 1 (0.33%) Tivoli Storage Manager
9 1 (0.33%) Oracle Statspack
9 1 (0.33%) Data Guard
Vendors
1 78 (25.49%) Microsoft
2 53 (17.32%) VMware
3 42 (13.73%) Citrix
4 31 (10.13%) AppSense
5 26 (8.50%) IBM
6 25 (8.17%) Cisco
7 23 (7.52%) Fujitsu
8 17 (5.56%) HP
8 17 (5.56%) EMC
9 15 (4.90%) Oracle
10 13 (4.25%) OpenText
11 12 (3.92%) Juniper
11 12 (3.92%) CheckPoint
12 10 (3.27%) F5
13 9 (2.94%) Lotus
13 9 (2.94%) Intel
14 5 (1.63%) SAP
14 5 (1.63%) Dell
14 5 (1.63%) Red Hat
14 5 (1.63%) Qualys
Birmingham, Warwickshire
NES IT
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 2 days ago
Solihull, West Midlands (County)
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £28000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
West Midlands
Spring Technology
Posted: 3 days ago
West Midlands
Spring Technology
Posted: 3 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Complete Tech Limited
Salary: From £65,000 to £75,000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
X4 Group
Salary: £35k - 45k per year
Posted: 4 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £65,000 - £75,000
Posted: 4 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
The People Network
Salary: £50000 - £70000 per annum + Bens
Posted: 4 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £40,000 - £65,000 D.O.E.
Posted: 4 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Experis Ltd
Salary: £45000.00 - £55000.00 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
X4 Group
Salary: £35k - 45k per year
Posted: 5 days ago
Malvern
Computer Futures
Salary: £60000 - £80000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Malvern
Computer Futures
Salary: £55000 - £75000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Hereford
Computer Futures
Salary: £55000 - £75000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Walsall
Computer Futures
Salary: £55000 - £75000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 7 days ago
Hereford
Computer Futures
Salary: £60000 - £80000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 8 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
CGI
Salary: £35000 - £46000 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: 10 days ago
Warwick
Computer Futures
Salary: £60000 - £80000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 15 days ago
Warwick
Computer Futures
Salary: £55000 - £75000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 15 days ago
Nuneaton
Computer Futures
Salary: £60000 - £80000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 20 days ago