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

3 months to
29 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Security Check (SC) Clearance
Rank 99 119 66
Rank change year-on-year
+20 -53
Permanent jobs citing SC Cleared 156 121 207
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 2.59% 2.06% 3.85%
As % of the Qualifications category 9.59% 7.89% 13.80%
Number of salaries quoted 99 87 183
Median salary £50,000 £50,000 £60,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
- -16.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,500 £33,665 £40,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £75,000 £95,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £48,500
% change year-on-year
- -7.21%
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
1626 1533 1500
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 26.96% 26.12% 27.92%
Number of salaries quoted 1204 1205 1225
Median salary £42,250 £42,500 £42,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-0.58% +1.19%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,950 £25,000 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £65,000 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £41,000
% change year-on-year
- +3.65%

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 29 July 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 29 July 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 94 £62,500 +8.69% 7
Staffordshire 0 10 £26,500 -
Shropshire -6 10 £21,500 - 2
Warwickshire +6 9 £52,500 +55.94% 2
Wolverhampton - 9 £31,500 -
Coventry - 7 £45,000 - 4
Worcestershire +15 6 £45,000 - 2
West Bromwich +2 4 £41,250 -
Walsall - 4 £31,500 -
Solihull +15 2 - - 3
Herefordshire - 2 £47,500 -
SC Cleared
England

SC Cleared
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 29 July 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.

1 344 (100.00%) Security Cleared
2 116 (33.72%) Microsoft
3 80 (23.26%) Cybersecurity
4 63 (18.31%) Security Architecture
5 59 (17.15%) MS Excel
6 47 (13.66%) Finance
6 47 (13.66%) ITIL
6 47 (13.66%) Security Operations
7 45 (13.08%) VMware
8 44 (12.79%) Firewall
8 44 (12.79%) ISO/IEC 27001
9 42 (12.21%) WAN
9 42 (12.21%) Security Operations Centre
10 39 (11.34%) LAN
10 39 (11.34%) Windows
10 39 (11.34%) PKI
11 38 (11.05%) CISSP
12 34 (9.88%) Service Delivery
12 34 (9.88%) Juniper
13 33 (9.59%) IBM
13 33 (9.59%) SharePoint
14 32 (9.30%) ITIL Certification
14 32 (9.30%) Information Security
15 31 (9.01%) Change Control
16 30 (8.72%) Data Protection
16 30 (8.72%) Identity Management
16 30 (8.72%) Data Centre
17 29 (8.43%) Multi-Factor Authentication
17 29 (8.43%) Symantec
17 29 (8.43%) MPLS

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 33 (9.59%) SharePoint
2 11 (3.20%) Apache
3 10 (2.91%) JBoss
3 10 (2.91%) Tomcat
4 9 (2.62%) Skype for Business
5 5 (1.45%) Apache Pig
6 3 (0.87%) Exchange Server 2013
7 2 (0.58%) Apache Spark
7 2 (0.58%) Confluence
7 2 (0.58%) Elasticsearch
7 2 (0.58%) MS Exchange
8 1 (0.29%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
8 1 (0.29%) IIS
8 1 (0.29%) nginx
8 1 (0.29%) Oracle Workflow
8 1 (0.29%) SAS
8 1 (0.29%) SharePoint 2010
8 1 (0.29%) SharePoint 2013
8 1 (0.29%) WebLogic
8 1 (0.29%) WordPress
Applications
1 59 (17.15%) MS Excel
2 21 (6.10%) MS Office
3 8 (2.33%) MS Visio
4 7 (2.03%) Spreadsheet
5 4 (1.16%) MS Project
6 1 (0.29%) Simulink
6 1 (0.29%) Stateflow
Business Applications
1 6 (1.74%) Dynamics CRM
2 3 (0.87%) Maximo
3 1 (0.29%) Oracle Applications
3 1 (0.29%) Oracle EBS
3 1 (0.29%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 11 (3.20%) Microsoft Azure
1 11 (3.20%) Office 365
2 7 (2.03%) Azure Active Directory
3 6 (1.74%) IaaS
4 5 (1.45%) PaaS
5 4 (1.16%) SaaS
6 2 (0.58%) Amazon AWS
6 2 (0.58%) Amazon EC2
7 1 (0.29%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 44 (12.79%) Firewall
2 42 (12.21%) WAN
3 39 (11.34%) LAN
4 29 (8.43%) MPLS
5 27 (7.85%) VPN
6 26 (7.56%) BGP
7 21 (6.10%) VLAN
8 19 (5.52%) RSVP
9 9 (2.62%) Junos
9 9 (2.62%) Network Security
9 9 (2.62%) SAN
9 9 (2.62%) Skype
10 8 (2.33%) Cisco ASA
11 5 (1.45%) Unified Communications
12 4 (1.16%) OpenLDAP
12 4 (1.16%) PBX
12 4 (1.16%) Structured Cabling
12 4 (1.16%) X.21
13 3 (0.87%) DNS
13 3 (0.87%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (3.49%) Big Data
2 9 (2.62%) SQL Server
3 8 (2.33%) Oracle Database
4 7 (2.03%) Hadoop
4 7 (2.03%) MongoDB
5 5 (1.45%) Apache Hive
5 5 (1.45%) HBase
5 5 (1.45%) NoSQL
6 4 (1.16%) Azure SQL Database
7 2 (0.58%) Apache Accumulo
7 2 (0.58%) Apache Cassandra
7 2 (0.58%) IBM InfoSphere
7 2 (0.58%) Neo4j
7 2 (0.58%) PostgreSQL
7 2 (0.58%) QlikView
8 1 (0.29%) Data Mining
8 1 (0.29%) MySQL
8 1 (0.29%) Oracle Reports
8 1 (0.29%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 1 (0.29%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 10 (2.91%) Jenkins
2 8 (2.33%) Travis CI
3 7 (2.03%) Visual Studio
4 4 (1.16%) Team Foundation Server
5 2 (0.58%) JIRA
5 2 (0.58%) Oracle APEX
5 2 (0.58%) VSS/SourceSafe
6 1 (0.29%) Burp Suite
6 1 (0.29%) ClearCase
6 1 (0.29%) gulp
6 1 (0.29%) Oracle Forms
6 1 (0.29%) Selenium
6 1 (0.29%) SoapUI
6 1 (0.29%) webpack
General
1 47 (13.66%) Finance
2 9 (2.62%) Games
3 8 (2.33%) Legal
3 8 (2.33%) Telecoms
4 7 (2.03%) Manufacturing
5 6 (1.74%) Marketing
6 3 (0.87%) Back Office
6 3 (0.87%) Electronics
6 3 (0.87%) Retail
7 2 (0.58%) Automotive
7 2 (0.58%) Banking
7 2 (0.58%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 78 (22.67%) Consultant
2 67 (19.48%) Architect
3 59 (17.15%) Security Consultant
4 41 (11.92%) Network Engineer
5 36 (10.47%) Security Architect
6 29 (8.43%) Developer
7 27 (7.85%) Backup Engineer
7 27 (7.85%) Storage Engineer
8 25 (7.27%) Cybersecurity Architect
9 22 (6.40%) Analyst
9 22 (6.40%) Service Architect
10 19 (5.52%) Cybersecurity Consultant
10 19 (5.52%) Information Security Consultant
11 15 (4.36%) Applications Developer
11 15 (4.36%) Juniper Engineer
11 15 (4.36%) Web Applications Developer
12 14 (4.07%) Senior Network Engineer
12 14 (4.07%) Web Developer
13 13 (3.78%) Tester
14 12 (3.49%) Test Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 17 (4.94%) .NET
2 15 (4.36%) HTML
3 11 (3.20%) ASP.NET
4 10 (2.91%) HTML5
5 7 (2.03%) CSS
5 7 (2.03%) jQuery
6 4 (1.16%) XML
7 2 (0.58%) .NET Framework
7 2 (0.58%) ActiveMQ
7 2 (0.58%) AngularJS
7 2 (0.58%) JSON
7 2 (0.58%) Kafka
7 2 (0.58%) LAPP Stack
7 2 (0.58%) OpenCL
7 2 (0.58%) Regular Expression
7 2 (0.58%) Twitter Bootstrap
7 2 (0.58%) ZeroMQ
8 1 (0.29%) Ember.js
8 1 (0.29%) LEMP Stack
8 1 (0.29%) OOCSS
Miscellaneous
1 42 (12.21%) Security Operations Centre
2 39 (11.34%) PKI
3 30 (8.72%) Data Centre
4 14 (4.07%) Mobile App
5 11 (3.20%) Management Information System
6 9 (2.62%) Analytical Skills
6 9 (2.62%) Cryptography
7 5 (1.45%) Computer Science
7 5 (1.45%) EPoS
7 5 (1.45%) Health Informatics
7 5 (1.45%) Informatics
8 4 (1.16%) Hybrid Cloud
8 4 (1.16%) Virtual Team
9 3 (0.87%) Driving Licence
9 3 (0.87%) Life Science
9 3 (0.87%) Statistics
10 2 (0.58%) CMDB
10 2 (0.58%) Embedded Systems
10 2 (0.58%) Fat Client
10 2 (0.58%) Smartphone
Operating Systems
1 39 (11.34%) Windows
2 25 (7.27%) Linux
3 15 (4.36%) Windows Server
4 13 (3.78%) CentOS
5 10 (2.91%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 7 (2.03%) Unix
7 6 (1.74%) Windows Server 2012
8 5 (1.45%) Android
8 5 (1.45%) Apple iOS
9 4 (1.16%) Windows 10
10 3 (0.87%) Windows 8
11 2 (0.58%) Data ONTAP
11 2 (0.58%) Mac OS X
11 2 (0.58%) Windows Server 2008
12 1 (0.29%) Debian
12 1 (0.29%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 80 (23.26%) Cybersecurity
2 63 (18.31%) Security Architecture
3 47 (13.66%) ITIL
3 47 (13.66%) Security Operations
4 34 (9.88%) Service Delivery
5 32 (9.30%) Information Security
6 31 (9.01%) Change Control
7 30 (8.72%) Data Protection
7 30 (8.72%) Identity Management
8 29 (8.43%) Multi-Factor Authentication
9 28 (8.14%) Fraud Detection
9 28 (8.14%) Service Design
9 28 (8.14%) Threat Analysis
10 24 (6.98%) SIEM
11 18 (5.23%) Presales
12 16 (4.65%) Resource Management
13 14 (4.07%) Configuration Management
13 14 (4.07%) PRINCE2
14 12 (3.49%) Analytics
15 11 (3.20%) DevOps
Programming Languages
1 27 (7.85%) SQL
2 18 (5.23%) JavaScript
3 17 (4.94%) C#
3 17 (4.94%) Python
4 14 (4.07%) T-SQL
4 14 (4.07%) VB.NET
5 12 (3.49%) Bash Shell
6 8 (2.33%) Java
7 7 (2.03%) F#
8 6 (1.74%) MATLAB
9 5 (1.45%) C
10 4 (1.16%) Perl
11 3 (0.87%) PL/SQL
12 2 (0.58%) C++
12 2 (0.58%) PHP
12 2 (0.58%) Ruby
12 2 (0.58%) Scala
13 1 (0.29%) ES6
13 1 (0.29%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 344 (100.00%) Security Cleared
2 38 (11.05%) CISSP
3 32 (9.30%) ITIL Certification
4 27 (7.85%) DV Cleared
5 26 (7.56%) Cisco Certification
5 26 (7.56%) CISM
6 25 (7.27%) Degree
7 20 (5.81%) CCNA
8 19 (5.52%) CCNP
9 16 (4.65%) Microsoft Certification
10 14 (4.07%) CISA
11 12 (3.49%) JNCIS
12 11 (3.20%) CREST Certified
12 11 (3.20%) MCSD
13 10 (2.91%) JNCIA
14 8 (2.33%) APMP
14 8 (2.33%) CESG Certified Professional
15 7 (2.03%) OSCP
16 6 (1.74%) JNCIP
16 6 (1.74%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 44 (12.79%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 21 (6.10%) SLA
3 12 (3.49%) PCI DSS
4 6 (1.74%) HMG Security Policy Framework
5 5 (1.45%) Disclosure Scotland
6 4 (1.16%) GPG13
6 4 (1.16%) ISO27002
6 4 (1.16%) PA-DSS
6 4 (1.16%) QA
7 2 (0.58%) ISO22301
7 2 (0.58%) ISO26262
7 2 (0.58%) RMADS
8 1 (0.29%) Def Stans
8 1 (0.29%) DO-254
8 1 (0.29%) IEC 61508
8 1 (0.29%) ISO/IEC 15504 (SPICE)
System Software
1 16 (4.65%) Active Directory
1 16 (4.65%) VMware Infrastructure
2 8 (2.33%) vSphere
3 7 (2.03%) Hyper-V
4 5 (1.45%) Apache Flume
5 4 (1.16%) Virtual Machines
6 3 (0.87%) BitLocker
7 2 (0.58%) Apache ZooKeeper
7 2 (0.58%) Virtual Desktop
7 2 (0.58%) XenApp
8 1 (0.29%) Firmware
8 1 (0.29%) Terminal Services
8 1 (0.29%) VMware ESX
8 1 (0.29%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 10 (2.91%) Ansible
1 10 (2.91%) Puppet
2 7 (2.03%) Microsoft Intune
3 5 (1.45%) SCCM
3 5 (1.45%) SCOM
4 4 (1.16%) NetBackup
4 4 (1.16%) SCOrch
4 4 (1.16%) SCVMM
5 3 (0.87%) Nagios
6 2 (0.58%) Backup Exec
6 2 (0.58%) Oracle Identity Management
6 2 (0.58%) vRealize
7 1 (0.29%) Microsoft Clustering
7 1 (0.29%) Norton AntiVirus
7 1 (0.29%) SCDPM
7 1 (0.29%) SCSM
7 1 (0.29%) Tivoli
7 1 (0.29%) Tivoli Endpoint Manager
7 1 (0.29%) WSUS
Vendors
1 116 (33.72%) Microsoft
2 45 (13.08%) VMware
3 34 (9.88%) Juniper
4 33 (9.59%) IBM
5 29 (8.43%) Symantec
6 27 (7.85%) Cisco
7 18 (5.23%) Oracle
8 17 (4.94%) HP
9 9 (2.62%) CheckPoint
9 9 (2.62%) Citrix
9 9 (2.62%) Dell
9 9 (2.62%) Extreme Networks
10 5 (1.45%) Cloudera
10 5 (1.45%) Fujitsu
10 5 (1.45%) Hortonworks
10 5 (1.45%) MapR
10 5 (1.45%) NetApp
11 4 (1.16%) CA
11 4 (1.16%) SolarWinds
12 3 (0.87%) Red Hat
Birmingham
Computer Futures
Salary: bonus and benefits
Posted: 21 hours ago
Coventry, West Midlands (County)
Informatiq Consulting
Salary: £18000 - £25000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Birmingham
CGI IT UK
Salary: £36000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 22 hours ago
Solihull, West Midlands (County)
Lorien Resourcing
Salary: Competitive + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Coventry, West Midlands (County)
Testing Circle Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Solihull, West Midlands (County)
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £32000 - £40000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £40,000 - £55,000 + a lucrative package
Posted: 3 days ago
Telford, Shropshire
Experis Ltd
Salary: £37088 - £52387 per annum + benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £40,000 - £55,000 + an outstanding package
Posted: 3 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £38,000 - £60,000
Posted: 3 days ago
Warwick, Warwickshire
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £40,000 - £75,000 + Package
Posted: 3 days ago
Coventry, West Midlands (County)
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £40,000 - £75,000 + Package
Posted: 3 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £40,000 - £75,000 + Package
Posted: 3 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £60,000 - £85,000 + Package
Posted: 3 days ago
Coventry, West Midlands (County)
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £60,000 - £85,000 + Package
Posted: 3 days ago
Warwick, Warwickshire
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £60,000 - £85,000 + Package
Posted: 3 days ago