The first table below looks at the demand for Security 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 Security 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 Clearance
Rank 32 54 80
Rank change year-on-year
+22 +26
Permanent jobs citing Security Cleared 314 222 143
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 5.82% 3.98% 2.94%
As % of the Qualifications category 21.07% 14.21% 10.79%
Number of salaries quoted 241 177 109
Average salary £53,500 £45,000 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+18.88% -10.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £30,000 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £95,000 £75,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £46,500 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+9.41% -
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% -
Security Cleared
England

Security Cleared
Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Security Cleared across the West Midlands region as a proportion of the total demand within the Qualifications category.

Security Cleared Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

Security Cleared
Salary Trend in the West Midlands

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Security Cleared across the West Midlands region.

Security Cleared Salary Trend in the West Midlands

Security Cleared
Salary Histogram in the West Midlands

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Security Cleared across the West Midlands region over the 3 months to 30 July 2014.

Security Cleared Salary Histogram in the West Midlands

Security 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 Security 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 +18 205 £60,000 +26.31% 9
Solihull +4 47 £55,000 +35.80%
Warwickshire +5 27 £33,000 -26.66% 7
Staffordshire -9 13 £27,500 -15.38%
Worcestershire -3 3 £57,500 -4.16% 2
Wolverhampton - 2 £31,500 - 1
Coventry -2 1 £41,000 -3.52%
Shropshire -3 1 - - 1
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England

Security 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 Security 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 Security Cleared.

1 303 (56.95%) SC Cleared
2 201 (37.78%) Finance
3 186 (34.96%) Retail
4 124 (23.31%) Oracle
5 109 (20.49%) Telecoms
6 98 (18.42%) Fujitsu
7 95 (17.86%) Microsoft
8 81 (15.23%) Back Office
9 78 (14.66%) SQL
9 78 (14.66%) Windows
10 76 (14.29%) MS Excel
11 72 (13.53%) Oracle EBS
11 72 (13.53%) ITIL
12 70 (13.16%) PRINCE2
13 55 (10.34%) Firewall
13 55 (10.34%) Business Intelligence
14 52 (9.77%) Project Management
15 51 (9.59%) Cisco
16 49 (9.21%) CRM
17 47 (8.83%) Java
18 45 (8.46%) Migration
18 45 (8.46%) Business Development
19 43 (8.08%) Workflow
19 43 (8.08%) Oracle EBS R12
20 40 (7.52%) ERP
21 38 (7.14%) Oracle Workflow
22 37 (6.95%) MS Office
23 36 (6.77%) VMware
24 35 (6.58%) Degree
25 34 (6.39%) Stakeholder Management

Security 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 Security 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 Security Cleared. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 38 (7.14%) Oracle Workflow
2 26 (4.89%) SharePoint
3 14 (2.63%) SharePoint Server
4 13 (2.44%) Exchange Server 2013
4 13 (2.44%) MS Exchange
5 12 (2.26%) Exchange Server 2010
6 10 (1.88%) Exchange Server 2003
7 9 (1.69%) Exchange Server 2007
7 9 (1.69%) Exchange Server 2000
8 8 (1.50%) IBM Notes
9 7 (1.32%) Oracle SOA Suite
10 5 (0.94%) Lync
10 5 (0.94%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
10 5 (0.94%) IIS
11 3 (0.56%) WebLogic
11 3 (0.56%) Apache
11 3 (0.56%) Tomcat
11 3 (0.56%) WebSphere
12 2 (0.38%) BizTalk Server
12 2 (0.38%) GroupWise
Applications
1 76 (14.29%) MS Excel
2 37 (6.95%) MS Office
3 34 (6.39%) MS Project
4 6 (1.13%) MS Visio
5 4 (0.75%) CATIA
5 4 (0.75%) Photoshop
6 3 (0.56%) Spreadsheet
6 3 (0.56%) MS PowerPoint
6 3 (0.56%) Pro/ENGINEER
7 2 (0.38%) Adobe Illustrator
8 1 (0.19%) Revit
8 1 (0.19%) Simulink
Business Applications
1 72 (13.53%) Oracle EBS
2 43 (8.08%) Oracle EBS R12
3 31 (5.83%) Oracle ERP
4 19 (3.57%) Oracle Applications
5 18 (3.38%) Hyperion Planning
6 14 (2.63%) Oracle iRecruitment
7 13 (2.44%) Dynamics CRM
8 11 (2.07%) Oracle iProcurement
9 10 (1.88%) Remedy ITSM
10 9 (1.69%) HFM
11 5 (0.94%) Magento
12 4 (0.75%) SAP BPC
13 3 (0.56%) Oracle Financials
13 3 (0.56%) Sentinel
13 3 (0.56%) Dynamics NAV
14 2 (0.38%) SAP FI/CO
14 2 (0.38%) Maximo
14 2 (0.38%) Summit
14 2 (0.38%) SAP CO
14 2 (0.38%) assyst
Cloud Services
1 13 (2.44%) Taleo
2 5 (0.94%) Office 365
3 1 (0.19%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 55 (10.34%) Firewall
2 19 (3.57%) SSL
3 16 (3.01%) VPN
4 14 (2.63%) TCP/IP
4 14 (2.63%) Wireless
5 13 (2.44%) WAN
6 12 (2.26%) Network Security
7 10 (1.88%) LAN
7 10 (1.88%) Unified Communications
7 10 (1.88%) Junos
8 9 (1.69%) Cisco ASA
8 9 (1.69%) Internet
8 9 (1.69%) DNS
9 8 (1.50%) HTTP
9 8 (1.50%) MPLS
9 8 (1.50%) 4G
10 7 (1.32%) VoIP
11 6 (1.13%) TETRA
11 6 (1.13%) LDAP
11 6 (1.13%) Cisco Nexus
Database & Business Intelligence
1 24 (4.51%) Oracle Reports
2 22 (4.14%) Essbase
3 19 (3.57%) SQL Server
3 19 (3.57%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 18 (3.38%) Oracle BI EE
4 18 (3.38%) Oracle BI Publisher
5 15 (2.82%) Data Warehouse
5 15 (2.82%) Oracle Discoverer
6 11 (2.07%) Oracle Database
7 9 (1.69%) Oracle Database 11g
8 8 (1.50%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 8 (1.50%) EDRMS
8 8 (1.50%) SQL Server 2008
8 8 (1.50%) Hyperion Smart View
9 7 (1.32%) Relational Database
9 7 (1.32%) RDBMS
10 6 (1.13%) MS Access
11 5 (0.94%) Oracle ODI
11 5 (0.94%) SQL Server 2005
12 4 (0.75%) SAP BW
Development Applications
1 16 (3.01%) Oracle Forms
2 12 (2.26%) JIRA
2 12 (2.26%) Selenium
3 11 (2.07%) Team Foundation Server
3 11 (2.07%) LoadRunner
4 10 (1.88%) NeoLoad
5 6 (1.13%) Jenkins
6 4 (0.75%) Ant
6 4 (0.75%) Git (software)
6 4 (0.75%) PhoneGap
6 4 (0.75%) Appcelerator Titanium
7 3 (0.56%) JMeter
8 2 (0.38%) LSMW
8 2 (0.38%) Dreamweaver
8 2 (0.38%) JUnit
8 2 (0.38%) Visual Studio
8 2 (0.38%) Talend Open Studio
8 2 (0.38%) jMock
8 2 (0.38%) WebDriver
8 2 (0.38%) SoapUI
General
1 201 (37.78%) Finance
2 186 (34.96%) Retail
3 109 (20.49%) Telecoms
4 81 (15.23%) Back Office
5 30 (5.64%) German Language
6 17 (3.20%) Legal
7 12 (2.26%) Marketing
8 6 (1.13%) Manufacturing
9 5 (0.94%) Advertising
10 4 (0.75%) Aerospace
10 4 (0.75%) Automotive
11 3 (0.56%) Pharmaceutical
11 3 (0.56%) Games
12 2 (0.38%) General Ledger
13 1 (0.19%) Electronics
13 1 (0.19%) Law
Job Titles
1 103 (19.36%) Consultant
2 74 (13.91%) Architect
3 62 (11.65%) Developer
4 50 (9.40%) Oracle Consultant
5 39 (7.33%) Project Manager
6 26 (4.89%) Functional Consultant
6 26 (4.89%) Oracle Functional Consultant
7 24 (4.51%) Analyst
8 23 (4.32%) Senior Architect
9 21 (3.95%) Project Planner
10 19 (3.57%) Hyperion Consultant
11 18 (3.38%) SAP Consultant
11 18 (3.38%) Test Manager
12 16 (3.01%) Network Architect
12 16 (3.01%) Network Engineer
13 15 (2.82%) Solutions Architect
14 12 (2.26%) Sales Manager
14 12 (2.26%) Account Manager
15 11 (2.07%) Applications Developer
15 11 (2.07%) Security Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 26 (4.89%) XML
2 21 (3.95%) .NET
3 19 (3.57%) HTML
4 16 (3.01%) CSS
4 16 (3.01%) Middleware
5 12 (2.26%) WCF
6 11 (2.07%) HTML5
7 9 (1.69%) jQuery
7 9 (1.69%) SOAP
8 8 (1.50%) ASP.NET
9 7 (1.32%) Web Services
9 7 (1.32%) SAP ALE
9 7 (1.32%) SAP Smart Forms
9 7 (1.32%) BAPI
10 6 (1.13%) Java EE
11 5 (0.94%) Silverlight
11 5 (0.94%) Oracle Fusion
12 4 (0.75%) Web Dynpro
12 4 (0.75%) JSON
12 4 (0.75%) Ajax
Miscellaneous
1 32 (6.02%) Management Information System
2 23 (4.32%) Data Integration
3 13 (2.44%) Clustering
4 10 (1.88%) SecurID
4 10 (1.88%) Mainframe
4 10 (1.88%) Mobile App
5 9 (1.69%) Open Source
5 9 (1.69%) Blackberry
6 8 (1.50%) Taxonomies
7 6 (1.13%) PKI
7 6 (1.13%) N-Tier
7 6 (1.13%) RMADS
7 6 (1.13%) IBM Mainframe
8 5 (0.94%) Computer Science
9 4 (0.75%) EPoS
9 4 (0.75%) Human Factors
9 4 (0.75%) Enterprise Software
10 3 (0.56%) Statistics
11 2 (0.38%) Streaming Video
11 2 (0.38%) Graphic Design
Operating Systems
1 78 (14.66%) Windows
2 30 (5.64%) Linux
3 27 (5.08%) UNIX
4 25 (4.70%) Windows 7
5 18 (3.38%) Windows Server 2008
6 14 (2.63%) Solaris
7 11 (2.07%) Windows 8
8 10 (1.88%) Android
9 9 (1.69%) Apple iOS
9 9 (1.69%) AIX
10 8 (1.50%) Windows Server 2003
11 6 (1.13%) MVS
11 6 (1.13%) Windows Server 2012
12 5 (0.94%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
13 3 (0.56%) SUSE
14 2 (0.38%) Embedded Linux
14 2 (0.38%) VMS
14 2 (0.38%) Oracle Linux
15 1 (0.19%) Windows Phone
15 1 (0.19%) Windows 2000 Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 72 (13.53%) ITIL
2 70 (13.16%) PRINCE2
3 55 (10.34%) Business Intelligence
4 52 (9.77%) Project Management
5 49 (9.21%) CRM
6 45 (8.46%) Migration
6 45 (8.46%) Business Development
7 43 (8.08%) Workflow
8 40 (7.52%) ERP
9 34 (6.39%) Stakeholder Management
10 33 (6.20%) Data Management
11 30 (5.64%) Benchmarking
11 30 (5.64%) Six Sigma
12 28 (5.26%) SOA
13 25 (4.70%) Project Planning
14 23 (4.32%) Data Migration
15 20 (3.76%) Risk Management
16 19 (3.57%) E-Commerce
16 19 (3.57%) Configuration Management
16 19 (3.57%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 78 (14.66%) SQL
2 47 (8.83%) Java
3 32 (6.02%) PL/SQL
4 25 (4.70%) C#
5 20 (3.76%) VB
6 14 (2.63%) JavaScript
7 12 (2.26%) C
7 12 (2.26%) ABAP
8 10 (1.88%) C++
8 10 (1.88%) Shell Script
9 9 (1.69%) PowerShell
10 8 (1.50%) VB6
10 8 (1.50%) VBScript
11 7 (1.32%) SAPscript
11 7 (1.32%) VB.NET
11 7 (1.32%) Objective-C
12 5 (0.94%) Assembly Language
13 4 (0.75%) T-SQL
13 4 (0.75%) ActionScript
13 4 (0.75%) PHP
Qualifications
1 303 (56.95%) SC Cleared
2 35 (6.58%) Degree
3 20 (3.76%) Cisco Certification
4 18 (3.38%) PRINCE2 Certification
5 15 (2.82%) Microsoft Certification
6 14 (2.63%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
7 13 (2.44%) MCP
8 12 (2.26%) ISEB
9 11 (2.07%) CCNP
9 11 (2.07%) CISSP
10 10 (1.88%) MCITP
11 8 (1.50%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
12 7 (1.32%) DV Cleared
12 7 (1.32%) CCNA
12 7 (1.32%) OCP
12 7 (1.32%) Oracle Certification
13 6 (1.13%) ITIL Certification
13 6 (1.13%) MCSE
14 5 (0.94%) CCEE
14 5 (0.94%) CCIA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 19 (3.57%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 10 (1.88%) QA
3 9 (1.69%) Data Quality
4 6 (1.13%) SLA
5 4 (0.75%) JSP 440
6 3 (0.56%) COSO
6 3 (0.56%) Sarbanes-Oxley
6 3 (0.56%) ISO 9001
7 2 (0.38%) P3O
8 1 (0.19%) DO-178B
8 1 (0.19%) BS7799
System Software
1 26 (4.89%) Active Directory
2 25 (4.70%) VMware Infrastructure
3 18 (3.38%) XenApp
4 13 (2.44%) Hyper-V
5 12 (2.26%) Microsoft App-V
6 11 (2.07%) VMware ESX
7 9 (1.69%) XenDesktop
8 8 (1.50%) PowerHA
9 7 (1.32%) Terminal Services
10 5 (0.94%) Microsoft Virtual Server
11 4 (0.75%) Oracle RMAN
12 3 (0.56%) VMware ESXi
12 3 (0.56%) Citrix Presentation Server
13 1 (0.19%) HDFS
13 1 (0.19%) Oracle RAC
13 1 (0.19%) Terminal Server
13 1 (0.19%) Nmap
Systems Management
1 14 (2.63%) SCCM
2 10 (1.88%) SCOM
3 8 (1.50%) Tivoli
3 8 (1.50%) BMC PATROL
3 8 (1.50%) Control-M
4 6 (1.13%) NetBackup
4 6 (1.13%) Cisco UCCE
4 6 (1.13%) SCVMM
4 6 (1.13%) Cisco CUCM
4 6 (1.13%) FortiGate
4 6 (1.13%) Vagrant
4 6 (1.13%) Opscode Chef
4 6 (1.13%) Puppet
5 5 (0.94%) Norton AntiVirus
5 5 (0.94%) ARCserve
6 4 (0.75%) Cisco UCCX
6 4 (0.75%) SCDPM
6 4 (0.75%) Forefront Identity Manager
7 3 (0.56%) Backup Exec
8 2 (0.38%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 124 (23.31%) Oracle
2 98 (18.42%) Fujitsu
3 95 (17.86%) Microsoft
4 51 (9.59%) Cisco
5 36 (6.77%) VMware
6 31 (5.83%) Hyperion
7 28 (5.26%) Citrix
8 25 (4.70%) Juniper
9 22 (4.14%) SAP
9 22 (4.14%) HP
10 20 (3.76%) CheckPoint
11 19 (3.57%) F5
12 17 (3.20%) IBM
13 13 (2.44%) AppSense
14 11 (2.07%) BMC
14 11 (2.07%) Fortinet
15 10 (1.88%) Open Text
15 10 (1.88%) EMC
15 10 (1.88%) Remedy
15 10 (1.88%) SOASTA, Inc
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: From £40,000 to £60,000 per annum + car allowance + bonus + flexible b
Posted: 11 hours ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
EMBS- People Transfer
Salary: £38-55,000 + Car Allowance + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Experis Ltd
Posted: 2 days ago
Warwick, Warwickshire
Global Technology Solutions Ltd
Salary: £44000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Lawrence Harvey Enterprise
Salary: £55000 - £65000 per annum + car allowance, bonus, benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Warwick, Warwickshire
Accenture
Salary: From £25,000 to £31,000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Warwick, Warwickshire
Accenture
Salary: From £31,500 to £39,000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: From £45,000 to £65,000 per annum plus EXCELLENT package and benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
NES Global Talent
Salary: £60000 to £65000 per annum - Excellent
Posted: 6 days ago
Birmingham
Bluefire Consulting
Salary: £30000 - £32000 per annum
Posted: 16 days ago
Rugby, Warwickshire
Airwave
Posted: 16 days ago
Birmingham
Interquest - Korus Group - Brighton
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 26 days ago