The table below looks at the statistics 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 29 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
29 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Security Clearance
Rank 27 49 87
Rank change year-on-year
+22 +38
Permanent jobs citing Security Cleared 358 235 118
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 6.57% 4.31% 2.45%
As % of the Qualifications category 23.72% 14.67% 8.69%
Number of salaries quoted 285 186 86
Average salary £60,000 £45,000 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+33.33% -10.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,200 £32,000 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £73,500 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £47,500 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+11.76% -
Security 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
1509 1602 1358
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 27.67% 29.36% 28.25%
Number of salaries quoted 1248 1391 1118
Average salary £42,000 £42,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-1.17% +13.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,850 £26,375 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

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 29 August 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 29 August 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 +25 260 £61,250 +36.11% 6
Warwickshire +22 33 £39,500 -12.22% 3
Solihull -14 32 £55,000 +44.73%
Staffordshire -20 10 £29,250 -10.00%
Worcestershire -5 4 £48,250 -12.27% 1
Coventry -2 2 £35,000 -17.64%
Wolverhampton - 2 £31,500 - 2
Shropshire -6 1 - -
Security Cleared
England

Security Cleared
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 29 August 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.

1 369 (62.33%) SC Cleared
2 206 (34.80%) Finance
3 198 (33.45%) Retail
4 161 (27.20%) Oracle
5 113 (19.09%) Telecoms
6 101 (17.06%) Windows
7 95 (16.05%) SQL
8 94 (15.88%) Oracle EBS
9 92 (15.54%) Fujitsu
10 89 (15.03%) Microsoft
11 83 (14.02%) Back Office
12 82 (13.85%) ITIL
13 76 (12.84%) Java
14 72 (12.16%) MS Excel
15 70 (11.82%) PRINCE2
16 66 (11.15%) Business Intelligence
17 63 (10.64%) CRM
18 62 (10.47%) Project Management
18 62 (10.47%) Oracle EBS R12
19 61 (10.30%) ERP
20 55 (9.29%) Workflow
21 54 (9.12%) Migration
21 54 (9.12%) Firewall
21 54 (9.12%) Business Development
22 51 (8.61%) Cisco
23 49 (8.28%) SOA
23 49 (8.28%) Oracle Workflow
24 48 (8.11%) XML
25 46 (7.77%) Oracle ERP
26 45 (7.60%) Linux

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

For the 6 months to 29 August 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 49 (8.28%) Oracle Workflow
2 27 (4.56%) SharePoint
3 18 (3.04%) SharePoint Server
4 12 (2.03%) MS Exchange
4 12 (2.03%) Exchange Server 2013
5 11 (1.86%) Exchange Server 2010
6 10 (1.69%) Oracle SOA Suite
7 8 (1.35%) Exchange Server 2003
8 7 (1.18%) Exchange Server 2000
8 7 (1.18%) Exchange Server 2007
8 7 (1.18%) WebLogic
8 7 (1.18%) IBM Notes
8 7 (1.18%) Lync
9 6 (1.01%) WebSphere
10 5 (0.84%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
10 5 (0.84%) IIS
11 4 (0.68%) Apache Pig
12 3 (0.51%) Apache
12 3 (0.51%) Tomcat
13 2 (0.34%) BizTalk Server
Applications
1 72 (12.16%) MS Excel
2 36 (6.08%) MS Office
3 32 (5.41%) MS Project
4 5 (0.84%) MS Visio
5 4 (0.68%) Photoshop
6 2 (0.34%) Adobe Illustrator
7 1 (0.17%) Pro/ENGINEER
7 1 (0.17%) MS PowerPoint
7 1 (0.17%) Spreadsheet
7 1 (0.17%) Revit
7 1 (0.17%) AutoCAD
7 1 (0.17%) CATIA
Business Applications
1 94 (15.88%) Oracle EBS
2 62 (10.47%) Oracle EBS R12
3 46 (7.77%) Oracle ERP
4 27 (4.56%) Oracle Applications
5 17 (2.87%) Oracle iRecruitment
5 17 (2.87%) Hyperion Planning
6 13 (2.20%) Oracle iProcurement
6 13 (2.20%) Dynamics CRM
7 10 (1.69%) Remedy ITSM
8 9 (1.52%) HFM
9 5 (0.84%) Magento
10 4 (0.68%) SAP BPC
10 4 (0.68%) Oracle BPM
11 3 (0.51%) Dynamics NAV
11 3 (0.51%) Sentinel
12 2 (0.34%) SAP CO
12 2 (0.34%) SAP QM
12 2 (0.34%) Oracle Financials
12 2 (0.34%) SAP FI/CO
12 2 (0.34%) Maximo
Cloud Services
1 16 (2.70%) Taleo
2 6 (1.01%) Office 365
3 1 (0.17%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 54 (9.12%) Firewall
2 23 (3.89%) SSL
3 20 (3.38%) TCP/IP
4 17 (2.87%) HTTP
5 16 (2.70%) 4G
6 15 (2.53%) LDAP
6 15 (2.53%) VPN
7 14 (2.36%) Wireless
8 12 (2.03%) Internet
9 11 (1.86%) TETRA
10 10 (1.69%) Unified Communications
10 10 (1.69%) GPRS
11 9 (1.52%) LAN
11 9 (1.52%) WAN
12 8 (1.35%) OSPF
12 8 (1.35%) Network Security
13 7 (1.18%) BGP
14 6 (1.01%) DNS
14 6 (1.01%) Junos
15 5 (0.84%) MPLS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 30 (5.07%) Oracle Reports
2 28 (4.73%) Oracle BI EE
3 26 (4.39%) Essbase
4 23 (3.89%) Oracle Discoverer
4 23 (3.89%) Oracle BI Publisher
5 20 (3.38%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 20 (3.38%) Data Warehouse
5 20 (3.38%) SQL Server
6 18 (3.04%) Oracle Database
7 17 (2.87%) Oracle Database 11g
8 12 (2.03%) Relational Database
9 11 (1.86%) EDRMS
10 10 (1.69%) RDBMS
11 9 (1.52%) SQL Server 2008
11 9 (1.52%) SQL Server Integration Services
12 8 (1.35%) Hyperion Smart View
13 7 (1.18%) Oracle Exadata
13 7 (1.18%) Oracle Database 10g
14 6 (1.01%) MS Access
14 6 (1.01%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 36 (6.08%) JIRA
2 22 (3.72%) Oracle Forms
3 19 (3.21%) Ant
3 19 (3.21%) Git (software)
4 17 (2.87%) Appcelerator Titanium
5 15 (2.53%) Jenkins
6 12 (2.03%) Selenium
7 11 (1.86%) LoadRunner
7 11 (1.86%) Team Foundation Server
8 10 (1.69%) NeoLoad
9 8 (1.35%) Talend Open Studio
10 3 (0.51%) JMeter
11 2 (0.34%) LSMW
11 2 (0.34%) jMock
11 2 (0.34%) JUnit
11 2 (0.34%) Visual Studio
11 2 (0.34%) Dreamweaver
11 2 (0.34%) WebDriver
11 2 (0.34%) Cucumber
11 2 (0.34%) SoapUI
General
1 206 (34.80%) Finance
2 198 (33.45%) Retail
3 113 (19.09%) Telecoms
4 83 (14.02%) Back Office
5 32 (5.41%) German Language
6 15 (2.53%) Legal
7 11 (1.86%) Marketing
8 6 (1.01%) Manufacturing
9 4 (0.68%) Banking
10 3 (0.51%) Games
11 2 (0.34%) General Ledger
11 2 (0.34%) Advertising
12 1 (0.17%) Publishing
12 1 (0.17%) Electronics
12 1 (0.17%) Pharmaceutical
12 1 (0.17%) Aerospace
12 1 (0.17%) Automotive
12 1 (0.17%) Law
Job Titles
1 126 (21.28%) Consultant
2 88 (14.86%) Developer
3 70 (11.82%) Architect
4 59 (9.97%) Oracle Consultant
5 41 (6.93%) Project Manager
6 35 (5.91%) Functional Consultant
6 35 (5.91%) Oracle Functional Consultant
7 28 (4.73%) Senior Architect
8 27 (4.56%) Analyst
9 22 (3.72%) Applications Developer
10 21 (3.55%) Hyperion Consultant
10 21 (3.55%) SAP Consultant
11 20 (3.38%) Solutions Architect
12 19 (3.21%) Test Manager
13 18 (3.04%) Team Leader
14 17 (2.87%) Project Planner
14 17 (2.87%) Mobile Applications Developer
14 17 (2.87%) Mobile Developer
15 16 (2.70%) Senior Consultant
16 15 (2.53%) Network Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 48 (8.11%) XML
2 38 (6.42%) HTML
3 35 (5.91%) CSS
4 28 (4.73%) HTML5
5 27 (4.56%) .NET
6 24 (4.05%) jQuery
7 20 (3.38%) Middleware
8 19 (3.21%) Ajax
8 19 (3.21%) JSON
8 19 (3.21%) PhoneGap
8 19 (3.21%) AngularJS
9 18 (3.04%) Silverlight
10 12 (2.03%) WCF
11 11 (1.86%) ASP.NET
12 9 (1.52%) SOAP
12 9 (1.52%) Java EE
13 7 (1.18%) SAP ALE
13 7 (1.18%) Web Services
13 7 (1.18%) SAP Smart Forms
13 7 (1.18%) BAPI
Miscellaneous
1 32 (5.41%) Data Integration
2 28 (4.73%) Mobile App
3 27 (4.56%) Management Information System
4 22 (3.72%) Blackberry
5 19 (3.21%) N-Tier
6 16 (2.70%) Open Source
7 14 (2.36%) Clustering
8 11 (1.86%) Taxonomies
9 9 (1.52%) Mainframe
10 6 (1.01%) SecurID
10 6 (1.01%) Statistics
11 5 (0.84%) IBM Mainframe
12 4 (0.68%) Computer Science
12 4 (0.68%) PKI
12 4 (0.68%) EPoS
13 3 (0.51%) Life Science
13 3 (0.51%) RMADS
14 2 (0.34%) CMDB
14 2 (0.34%) Enterprise Software
14 2 (0.34%) Human Factors
Operating Systems
1 101 (17.06%) Windows
2 45 (7.60%) Linux
3 41 (6.93%) UNIX
4 27 (4.56%) Windows 8
5 26 (4.39%) Windows 7
6 23 (3.89%) Android
7 22 (3.72%) Apple iOS
8 21 (3.55%) Windows Server 2008
9 15 (2.53%) Solaris
10 11 (1.86%) Windows Server 2003
11 8 (1.35%) Windows Server 2012
12 7 (1.18%) AIX
13 5 (0.84%) MVS
13 5 (0.84%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
14 4 (0.68%) Oracle Linux
15 3 (0.51%) SUSE
16 2 (0.34%) VMS
17 1 (0.17%) Windows NT
17 1 (0.17%) Windows Phone
Processes & Methodologies
1 82 (13.85%) ITIL
2 70 (11.82%) PRINCE2
3 66 (11.15%) Business Intelligence
4 63 (10.64%) CRM
5 62 (10.47%) Project Management
6 61 (10.30%) ERP
7 55 (9.29%) Workflow
8 54 (9.12%) Migration
8 54 (9.12%) Business Development
9 49 (8.28%) SOA
10 40 (6.76%) Scrum
10 40 (6.76%) Data Management
11 35 (5.91%) Data Migration
12 34 (5.74%) Stakeholder Management
13 32 (5.41%) Six Sigma
13 32 (5.41%) Benchmarking
14 30 (5.07%) E-Commerce
15 27 (4.56%) Agile Software Development
16 25 (4.22%) Configuration Management
16 25 (4.22%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 95 (16.05%) SQL
2 76 (12.84%) Java
3 42 (7.09%) PL/SQL
4 29 (4.90%) JavaScript
5 28 (4.73%) C#
6 24 (4.05%) VB
7 20 (3.38%) Objective-C
8 17 (2.87%) ActionScript 3.0
8 17 (2.87%) ActionScript
9 15 (2.53%) Shell Script
10 12 (2.03%) PowerShell
10 12 (2.03%) VBScript
10 12 (2.03%) ABAP
11 10 (1.69%) VB.NET
12 9 (1.52%) C
13 8 (1.35%) VB6
14 7 (1.18%) SAPscript
14 7 (1.18%) C++
15 6 (1.01%) Perl
15 6 (1.01%) Tcl
Qualifications
1 369 (62.33%) SC Cleared
2 32 (5.41%) Degree
3 23 (3.89%) Cisco Certification
4 20 (3.38%) PRINCE2 Certification
5 16 (2.70%) ISEB
6 14 (2.36%) CCNP
7 13 (2.20%) Microsoft Certification
8 11 (1.86%) CISSP
9 10 (1.69%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
9 10 (1.69%) OCP
9 10 (1.69%) Oracle Certification
9 10 (1.69%) MCP
10 9 (1.52%) CCNA
10 9 (1.52%) ITIL Certification
10 9 (1.52%) DV Cleared
11 8 (1.35%) MCITP
12 7 (1.18%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
13 5 (0.84%) ISTQB
13 5 (0.84%) HND
14 4 (0.68%) MCSE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 18 (3.04%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 15 (2.53%) Data Quality
3 13 (2.20%) QA
4 9 (1.52%) SLA
5 6 (1.01%) ISO 9001
5 6 (1.01%) Sarbanes-Oxley
5 6 (1.01%) COSO
6 1 (0.17%) BS7799
6 1 (0.17%) JSP 440
6 1 (0.17%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 22 (3.72%) VMware Infrastructure
2 21 (3.55%) Active Directory
3 18 (3.04%) XenApp
4 14 (2.36%) Hyper-V
5 11 (1.86%) XenDesktop
6 10 (1.69%) VMware ESX
7 9 (1.52%) Oracle RMAN
8 8 (1.35%) Microsoft App-V
9 6 (1.01%) PowerHA
10 5 (0.84%) Microsoft Virtual Server
10 5 (0.84%) Oracle RAC
11 4 (0.68%) HDFS
11 4 (0.68%) Terminal Services
12 3 (0.51%) VMware ESXi
12 3 (0.51%) Citrix Presentation Server
13 1 (0.17%) Terminal Server
13 1 (0.17%) ProxySG
13 1 (0.17%) Nmap
Systems Management
1 15 (2.53%) Puppet
1 15 (2.53%) Vagrant
1 15 (2.53%) Opscode Chef
2 10 (1.69%) SCCM
3 8 (1.35%) SCOM
4 7 (1.18%) Cisco CUCM
4 7 (1.18%) Tivoli
4 7 (1.18%) BMC PATROL
4 7 (1.18%) Control-M
5 6 (1.01%) NetBackup
5 6 (1.01%) FortiGate
5 6 (1.01%) SCVMM
5 6 (1.01%) Cisco UCCE
6 5 (0.84%) ARCserve
6 5 (0.84%) Norton AntiVirus
6 5 (0.84%) SCDPM
6 5 (0.84%) Forefront Identity Manager
7 4 (0.68%) Cisco UCCX
8 2 (0.34%) HP Quality Center
8 2 (0.34%) Backup Exec
Vendors
1 161 (27.20%) Oracle
2 92 (15.54%) Fujitsu
3 89 (15.03%) Microsoft
4 51 (8.61%) Cisco
5 39 (6.59%) Hyperion
5 39 (6.59%) VMware
6 30 (5.07%) SAP
7 25 (4.22%) HP
7 25 (4.22%) Citrix
8 23 (3.89%) IBM
9 21 (3.55%) Juniper
10 19 (3.21%) Sencha
11 18 (3.04%) CheckPoint
12 17 (2.87%) Appcelerator
13 16 (2.70%) F5
14 13 (2.20%) Open Text
14 13 (2.20%) AppSense
14 13 (2.20%) EMC
15 10 (1.69%) BMC
15 10 (1.69%) Remedy
West Midlands
LA International
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + 10% bonus, car/allowance
Posted: Yesterday
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Lawrence Harvey Enterprise
Salary: £75000 - £85000 per annum + bonus, car allowance and benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Warwick, Warwickshire
Accenture
Salary: From £31,500 to £39,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Warwick, Warwickshire
Global Technology Solutions Ltd
Salary: £44000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Birmingham
The People Network
Salary: £55000 - £65000 per annum + Excellent Bens
Posted: 15 days ago
Birmingham
The People Network
Salary: £65000 - £75000 per annum + Excellent Bens
Posted: 15 days ago
Birmingham
Edenhouse solutions ltd
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 17 days ago
Redditch
Real Staffing
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + Package
Posted: 24 days ago