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 17 April 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
17 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Security Check (SC) Clearance
Rank 107 120 124
Rank change year-on-year
+13 +4
Permanent jobs citing SC Cleared 103 77 69
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 2.09% 1.54% 1.47%
As % of the Qualifications category 7.91% 5.33% 5.88%
Number of salaries quoted 66 42 47
Average salary £52,500 £45,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+16.66% +12.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £33,000 £20,905 £20,000
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £73,250 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+5.88% -5.55%
Qualifications Category
West Midlands
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
1302 1445 1173
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 26.42% 28.84% 25.02%
Number of salaries quoted 1043 1178 967
Average salary £42,500 £39,000 £35,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+8.97% +9.85%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
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 17 April 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 17 April 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
(Click each for more statistics)
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
Find
Job
Vacancies
Birmingham +12 58 £55,000 +29.41% 3
Solihull +2 22 £48,000 -36.00% 1
Warwickshire +16 8 £33,000 -34.00%
Shropshire +4 7 - - 2
Staffordshire - 2 £45,000 -
Walsall - 2 £33,750 -
Worcestershire - 1 £42,500 -
SC Cleared
England

SC Cleared
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 17 April 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.

1 237 (100.00%) Security Cleared
2 71 (29.96%) Finance
3 61 (25.74%) Microsoft
4 59 (24.89%) Oracle
5 56 (23.63%) Retail
6 52 (21.94%) Cisco
7 45 (18.99%) Telecoms
8 44 (18.57%) Firewall
9 43 (18.14%) MS Excel
10 41 (17.30%) UNIX
11 39 (16.46%) Windows
12 38 (16.03%) SQL
13 37 (15.61%) Fujitsu
14 36 (15.19%) Oracle EBS
15 34 (14.35%) VMware
16 32 (13.50%) Blue Coat
16 32 (13.50%) PL/SQL
16 32 (13.50%) CheckPoint
17 31 (13.08%) Citrix
17 31 (13.08%) Incident Management
17 31 (13.08%) F5
18 29 (12.24%) Hyperion
18 29 (12.24%) ITIL
18 29 (12.24%) Linux
19 28 (11.81%) McAfee
20 27 (11.39%) Essbase
20 27 (11.39%) Oracle Database
20 27 (11.39%) Oracle BI EE
20 27 (11.39%) Cisco ASA
21 26 (10.97%) Oracle Database 11g

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

For the 6 months to 17 April 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 15 (6.33%) WebLogic
2 11 (4.64%) MS Exchange
2 11 (4.64%) Exchange Server 2000
2 11 (4.64%) Exchange Server 2003
2 11 (4.64%) Exchange Server 2007
2 11 (4.64%) Exchange Server 2010
3 9 (3.80%) IBM Notes
4 8 (3.38%) Exchange Server 2013
5 7 (2.95%) Oracle Workflow
6 5 (2.11%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
6 5 (2.11%) WebSphere
7 4 (1.69%) SharePoint Server
7 4 (1.69%) SharePoint
8 2 (0.84%) Apache
9 1 (0.42%) IIS
9 1 (0.42%) MS Project Server
Applications
1 43 (18.14%) MS Excel
2 11 (4.64%) MS Office
3 8 (3.38%) MS Project
4 4 (1.69%) MS PowerPoint
5 2 (0.84%) Spreadsheet
5 2 (0.84%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 36 (15.19%) Oracle EBS
2 25 (10.55%) Oracle EBS R12
3 9 (3.80%) Remedy ITSM
4 7 (2.95%) Oracle Applications
5 6 (2.53%) SAP FI/CO
5 6 (2.53%) Maximo
5 6 (2.53%) SAP FI
5 6 (2.53%) SAP CO
5 6 (2.53%) SAP FSCM
6 5 (2.11%) assyst
6 5 (2.11%) SAP PS
7 2 (0.84%) HFM
7 2 (0.84%) Oracle BPM
7 2 (0.84%) TRIRIGA
8 1 (0.42%) Summit
Communications & Networking
1 44 (18.57%) Firewall
2 27 (11.39%) Cisco ASA
3 26 (10.97%) VoIP
3 26 (10.97%) WAN
4 25 (10.55%) Cisco Nexus
5 17 (7.17%) MPLS
6 15 (6.33%) DMVPN
7 12 (5.06%) OSPF
7 12 (5.06%) BGP
8 10 (4.22%) Wireless
9 9 (3.80%) Network Security
10 8 (3.38%) BIG-IP
11 7 (2.95%) LAN
12 6 (2.53%) Intrusion Detection
12 6 (2.53%) Internet
13 5 (2.11%) VPN
14 3 (1.27%) Extranet
14 3 (1.27%) Intranet
15 2 (0.84%) IP Telephony
15 2 (0.84%) Cisco PIX
Database & Business Intelligence
1 27 (11.39%) Oracle BI EE
1 27 (11.39%) Essbase
1 27 (11.39%) Oracle Database
2 26 (10.97%) Oracle Database 11g
2 26 (10.97%) Oracle Database 10g
3 25 (10.55%) Oracle Discoverer
3 25 (10.55%) Oracle Exadata
4 10 (4.22%) SQL Server
5 7 (2.95%) Oracle Reports
6 5 (2.11%) DB2
6 5 (2.11%) SQL Server 2000
6 5 (2.11%) SQL Server 2005
6 5 (2.11%) SQL Server 2008
7 3 (1.27%) RDBMS
7 3 (1.27%) Relational Database
8 2 (0.84%) Oracle ODI
8 2 (0.84%) Crystal Reports
8 2 (0.84%) Data Warehouse
8 2 (0.84%) DTS
9 1 (0.42%) Hadoop
Development Applications
1 8 (3.38%) Oracle Forms
2 4 (1.69%) Visual Studio
3 3 (1.27%) LoadRunner
3 3 (1.27%) Selenium
3 3 (1.27%) NeoLoad
General
1 71 (29.96%) Finance
2 56 (23.63%) Retail
3 45 (18.99%) Telecoms
4 25 (10.55%) Advertising
5 23 (9.70%) Legal
6 22 (9.28%) Back Office
7 3 (1.27%) Military
8 2 (0.84%) Aerospace
8 2 (0.84%) German Language
9 1 (0.42%) Banking
9 1 (0.42%) General Ledger
9 1 (0.42%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 49 (20.68%) Architect
2 30 (12.66%) DBA
3 26 (10.97%) Administrator
4 25 (10.55%) Oracle DBA
5 22 (9.28%) Consultant
6 17 (7.17%) Developer
7 15 (6.33%) Project Manager
8 14 (5.91%) Network Engineer
9 13 (5.49%) Infrastructure Architect
10 11 (4.64%) Network Architect
11 8 (3.38%) Security Architect
11 8 (3.38%) Wintel Architect
12 7 (2.95%) Security Officer
12 7 (2.95%) Security Engineer
12 7 (2.95%) Server Engineer
12 7 (2.95%) Oracle Developer
12 7 (2.95%) Business Developer
12 7 (2.95%) Analyst
13 6 (2.53%) Test Manager
13 6 (2.53%) Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (5.49%) Middleware
2 6 (2.53%) Spring
2 6 (2.53%) JSP
3 4 (1.69%) .NET
3 4 (1.69%) ASP.NET
3 4 (1.69%) NHibernate
3 4 (1.69%) Oracle Fusion
3 4 (1.69%) ASP.NET MVC
4 3 (1.27%) RESTful
4 3 (1.27%) Java EE
4 3 (1.27%) RSS
4 3 (1.27%) jQuery
4 3 (1.27%) J2EE
4 3 (1.27%) Web Services
5 2 (0.84%) Ruby on Rails
5 2 (0.84%) WebCenter
6 1 (0.42%) XML Messaging
6 1 (0.42%) Spring MVC
6 1 (0.42%) XML
6 1 (0.42%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 21 (8.86%) Oracle Exalytics
2 17 (7.17%) Management Information System
3 13 (5.49%) Human Factors
4 7 (2.95%) PKI
4 7 (2.95%) Clustering
5 6 (2.53%) RMADS
6 5 (2.11%) CESG
6 5 (2.11%) Blackberry
7 4 (1.69%) Mainframe
7 4 (1.69%) IBM Mainframe
8 2 (0.84%) Video Conferencing
8 2 (0.84%) Open Source
8 2 (0.84%) Enterprise Storage
8 2 (0.84%) NHS
8 2 (0.84%) Enterprise Software
8 2 (0.84%) HACMP
9 1 (0.42%) Firmware
9 1 (0.42%) GIS
9 1 (0.42%) CESG CLAS
9 1 (0.42%) VHDL
Operating Systems
1 41 (17.30%) UNIX
2 39 (16.46%) Windows
3 29 (12.24%) Linux
4 15 (6.33%) Solaris
5 14 (5.91%) Oracle Linux
6 5 (2.11%) Windows 7
6 5 (2.11%) Windows Server 2008
7 4 (1.69%) MVS
7 4 (1.69%) Windows Server 2003
8 3 (1.27%) Windows XP
8 3 (1.27%) AIX
9 1 (0.42%) HPUX
9 1 (0.42%) Windows 2000 Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 31 (13.08%) Incident Management
2 29 (12.24%) ITIL
3 26 (10.97%) Root Cause Analysis
3 26 (10.97%) Performance Tuning
4 22 (9.28%) Migration
5 20 (8.44%) Stakeholder Management
6 18 (7.59%) Risk Management
7 17 (7.17%) PRINCE2
7 17 (7.17%) Project Management
8 16 (6.75%) Load Balancing
8 16 (6.75%) WAN Optimisation
9 15 (6.33%) Network Management
10 14 (5.91%) Service Management
10 14 (5.91%) Information Security
10 14 (5.91%) Configuration Management
11 13 (5.49%) Disaster Recovery
12 11 (4.64%) Business Intelligence
12 11 (4.64%) SOA
13 10 (4.22%) Infrastructure Management
14 9 (3.80%) Quality Management
Programming Languages
1 38 (16.03%) SQL
2 32 (13.50%) PL/SQL
3 24 (10.13%) Shell Script
4 9 (3.80%) VBScript
4 9 (3.80%) VB
5 6 (2.53%) Java
6 4 (1.69%) C#
7 3 (1.27%) PowerShell
8 2 (0.84%) Ruby
9 1 (0.42%) Perl
9 1 (0.42%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 237 (100.00%) Security Cleared
2 21 (8.86%) Cisco Certification
3 15 (6.33%) CISSP
3 15 (6.33%) DV Cleared
4 12 (5.06%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
5 10 (4.22%) CCNP
5 10 (4.22%) MCP
6 9 (3.80%) CISM
7 8 (3.38%) CCIE
7 8 (3.38%) Degree
7 8 (3.38%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
8 7 (2.95%) Microsoft Certification
8 7 (2.95%) PRINCE2 Certification
9 6 (2.53%) CCNA
10 5 (2.11%) MCSE
10 5 (2.11%) GSEC
11 4 (1.69%) ISTQB
12 3 (1.27%) CTC Cleared
12 3 (1.27%) A+ Certification
13 2 (0.84%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 22 (9.28%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 9 (3.80%) SLA
3 3 (1.27%) QA
4 2 (0.84%) CESG Infosec
5 1 (0.42%) PCI DSS
5 1 (0.42%) HMG Infosec
5 1 (0.42%) BS7799
System Software
1 25 (10.55%) Oracle RMAN
2 21 (8.86%) Oracle RAC
3 19 (8.02%) Active Directory
4 18 (7.59%) VMware Infrastructure
5 10 (4.22%) VMware ESX
6 9 (3.80%) Terminal Services
7 8 (3.38%) XenApp
8 6 (2.53%) Hyper-V
8 6 (2.53%) ISA Server
9 5 (2.11%) Microsoft Virtual Server
10 4 (1.69%) VMware Server
11 3 (1.27%) Citrix Presentation Server
12 2 (0.84%) Xen
12 2 (0.84%) ProxySG
12 2 (0.84%) Veritas Cluster Server
12 2 (0.84%) PowerHA
13 1 (0.42%) Forefront TMG
13 1 (0.42%) UAG
13 1 (0.42%) Squid
13 1 (0.42%) Microsoft App-V
Systems Management
1 11 (4.64%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
1 11 (4.64%) NetBackup
2 9 (3.80%) Tivoli
2 9 (3.80%) BMC PATROL
2 9 (3.80%) Control-M
3 7 (2.95%) SCCM
4 5 (2.11%) Nessus
4 5 (2.11%) ARCserve
4 5 (2.11%) Norton AntiVirus
5 4 (1.69%) Backup Exec
6 1 (0.42%) CiscoWorks
Vendors
1 61 (25.74%) Microsoft
2 59 (24.89%) Oracle
3 52 (21.94%) Cisco
4 37 (15.61%) Fujitsu
5 34 (14.35%) VMware
6 32 (13.50%) Blue Coat
6 32 (13.50%) CheckPoint
7 31 (13.08%) Citrix
7 31 (13.08%) F5
8 29 (12.24%) Hyperion
9 28 (11.81%) McAfee
10 24 (10.13%) Fortinet
11 14 (5.91%) Juniper
12 11 (4.64%) IBM
12 11 (4.64%) HP
13 9 (3.80%) BMC
13 9 (3.80%) Intel
13 9 (3.80%) Lotus
13 9 (3.80%) Remedy
14 8 (3.38%) Veritas
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