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 24 September 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
24 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Security Clearance
Rank 77 99 31
Rank change year-on-year
+22 -68
Permanent jobs citing Security Cleared 190 130 356
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 3.34% 2.41% 6.36%
As % of the Qualifications category 12.23% 9.80% 22.94%
Number of salaries quoted 98 90 290
Median salary £47,500 £45,000 £60,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+5.55% -25.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,500 £21,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £65,000 £80,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year
- -5.26%
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
1553 1327 1552
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 27.33% 24.65% 27.72%
Number of salaries quoted 1138 1078 1300
Median salary £41,500 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-2.35% +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £25,000 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £67,500 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £41,000
% change year-on-year
- +3.65%

Security Cleared
Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

The demand trend of job ads across the West Midlands region citing Security Cleared as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in 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 24 September 2016.

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 median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Security Cleared within the West Midlands region over the 3 months to 24 September 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 -6 116 £60,000 +20.00% 15
Staffordshire +19 22 £31,500 +5.00% 1
Warwickshire +1 14 £52,500 +110.00%
Shropshire -5 11 £21,500 -66.03% 8
Wolverhampton +4 8 £21,500 +2.38%
Coventry +1 7 £42,250 +12.66% 2
Herefordshire - 6 £46,250 - 3
Worcestershire +8 5 £48,000 +60.00% 1
Walsall - 3 £31,500 -
West Bromwich - 2 £50,000 -
Solihull +15 1 - - 7
Security Cleared
England

Security Cleared
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 24 September 2016, IT jobs citing Security 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 Security Cleared.

1 310 (79.08%) SC Cleared
2 151 (38.52%) Microsoft
3 93 (23.72%) MS Excel
4 85 (21.68%) ITIL
5 78 (19.90%) Service Delivery
6 67 (17.09%) VMware
7 66 (16.84%) Cybersecurity
8 65 (16.58%) Windows
9 62 (15.82%) Data Centre
10 59 (15.05%) SQL
11 52 (13.27%) Finance
11 52 (13.27%) Security Operations
12 51 (13.01%) Firewall
12 51 (13.01%) ISO/IEC 27001
13 50 (12.76%) Security Architecture
13 50 (12.76%) ITIL Certification
14 47 (11.99%) IBM
14 47 (11.99%) CISSP
15 43 (10.97%) Degree
16 42 (10.71%) Security Operations Centre
17 40 (10.20%) Change Control
18 39 (9.95%) Linux
18 39 (9.95%) Service Design
19 36 (9.18%) Active Directory
20 34 (8.67%) CISM
21 33 (8.42%) SLA
21 33 (8.42%) Continuous Improvement
21 33 (8.42%) DV Cleared
21 33 (8.42%) VMware Infrastructure
21 33 (8.42%) Presales

Security 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 26 (6.63%) SharePoint
2 17 (4.34%) IIS
3 5 (1.28%) Apache Pig
3 5 (1.28%) Skype for Business
4 4 (1.02%) Confluence
5 3 (0.77%) MS Exchange
5 3 (0.77%) SharePoint 2010
5 3 (0.77%) SharePoint 2013
6 2 (0.51%) Apache Spark
6 2 (0.51%) Captiva
6 2 (0.51%) Documentum
6 2 (0.51%) Elasticsearch
6 2 (0.51%) Exchange Server 2010
7 1 (0.26%) Apache
7 1 (0.26%) Oracle Workflow
7 1 (0.26%) SAS
7 1 (0.26%) Tomcat
7 1 (0.26%) WebLogic
Applications
1 93 (23.72%) MS Excel
2 29 (7.40%) MS Office
3 7 (1.79%) MS Visio
3 7 (1.79%) Spreadsheet
4 3 (0.77%) MS Project
5 2 (0.51%) EViews
5 2 (0.51%) MS PowerPoint
5 2 (0.51%) Simulink
5 2 (0.51%) Stateflow
6 1 (0.26%) InfoPath
Business Applications
1 13 (3.32%) Sentinel
2 10 (2.55%) Dynamics CRM
3 5 (1.28%) Maximo
4 2 (0.51%) Payment Gateway
4 2 (0.51%) SAP EHS
5 1 (0.26%) Oracle Applications
5 1 (0.26%) Oracle EBS
5 1 (0.26%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 15 (3.83%) Microsoft Azure
2 11 (2.81%) Office 365
3 7 (1.79%) Azure Active Directory
4 4 (1.02%) SaaS
5 3 (0.77%) Amazon AWS
5 3 (0.77%) Amazon EC2
5 3 (0.77%) IaaS
5 3 (0.77%) PaaS
6 1 (0.26%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 51 (13.01%) Firewall
2 28 (7.14%) WAN
3 26 (6.63%) LAN
4 21 (5.36%) VPN
5 20 (5.10%) DNS
6 17 (4.34%) MPLS
6 17 (4.34%) SSL
7 15 (3.83%) VLAN
8 14 (3.57%) BGP
9 13 (3.32%) Network Security
10 12 (3.06%) RSVP
11 10 (2.55%) Cisco ASA
12 8 (2.04%) Junos
12 8 (2.04%) SAN
13 7 (1.79%) IPv4
14 6 (1.53%) TCP/IP
14 6 (1.53%) Unified Communications
15 5 (1.28%) Cisco Nexus
16 4 (1.02%) Skype
16 4 (1.02%) SNMP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 25 (6.38%) SQL Server
2 13 (3.32%) Big Data
3 7 (1.79%) Azure SQL Database
3 7 (1.79%) Hadoop
3 7 (1.79%) MongoDB
4 5 (1.28%) Apache Hive
4 5 (1.28%) HBase
4 5 (1.28%) NoSQL
4 5 (1.28%) SQL Server 2012
4 5 (1.28%) SQL Server 2014
5 4 (1.02%) Oracle Database
6 3 (0.77%) Data Warehouse
6 3 (0.77%) SQL Server 2005
6 3 (0.77%) SQL Server 2008
6 3 (0.77%) SQL Server 2016
6 3 (0.77%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 3 (0.77%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 3 (0.77%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 2 (0.51%) Microsoft Analysis Services
7 2 (0.51%) QlikView
Development Applications
1 16 (4.08%) Visual Studio
2 6 (1.53%) Team Foundation Server
3 4 (1.02%) Eclipse
3 4 (1.02%) JIRA
3 4 (1.02%) JUnit
3 4 (1.02%) Maven
4 2 (0.51%) Subversion
4 2 (0.51%) TeamCity
4 2 (0.51%) VSS/SourceSafe
5 1 (0.26%) Burp Suite
5 1 (0.26%) ClearCase
5 1 (0.26%) gulp
5 1 (0.26%) Oracle Forms
5 1 (0.26%) Rational DOORS
5 1 (0.26%) Selenium
5 1 (0.26%) SoapUI
5 1 (0.26%) webpack
General
1 52 (13.27%) Finance
2 25 (6.38%) Publishing
3 23 (5.87%) Retail
4 11 (2.81%) Legal
5 10 (2.55%) Telecoms
6 9 (2.30%) Manufacturing
7 5 (1.28%) Games
8 3 (0.77%) Automotive
8 3 (0.77%) Back Office
8 3 (0.77%) Electronics
9 2 (0.51%) Banking
9 2 (0.51%) Multimedia
10 1 (0.26%) Marketing
10 1 (0.26%) Military
Job Titles
1 59 (15.05%) Architect
2 54 (13.78%) Consultant
3 42 (10.71%) Analyst
4 39 (9.95%) Developer
5 38 (9.69%) Security Consultant
6 30 (7.65%) Network Engineer
7 27 (6.89%) Security Architect
8 25 (6.38%) Backup Engineer
8 25 (6.38%) Cybersecurity Architect
8 25 (6.38%) Storage and Backup Engineer
8 25 (6.38%) Storage Engineer
9 22 (5.61%) Service Architect
10 19 (4.85%) Cybersecurity Consultant
11 17 (4.34%) Technical Specialist
12 16 (4.08%) Web Developer
13 13 (3.32%) Applications Developer
13 13 (3.32%) Web Applications Developer
14 12 (3.06%) SOC Manager
15 10 (2.55%) Senior Analyst
15 10 (2.55%) Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 29 (7.40%) .NET
2 18 (4.59%) HTML
3 16 (4.08%) ASP.NET
4 14 (3.57%) CSS
5 11 (2.81%) jQuery
6 8 (2.04%) HTML5
7 7 (1.79%) .NET Framework
8 6 (1.53%) ASP.NET MVC
8 6 (1.53%) XML
9 4 (1.02%) CGI
9 4 (1.02%) Hibernate
9 4 (1.02%) Java EE
9 4 (1.02%) JSP
9 4 (1.02%) Servlets
9 4 (1.02%) Spring
9 4 (1.02%) Struts
10 2 (0.51%) LINQ
10 2 (0.51%) Twitter Bootstrap
10 2 (0.51%) WCF
10 2 (0.51%) ZeroMQ
Miscellaneous
1 62 (15.82%) Data Centre
2 42 (10.71%) Security Operations Centre
3 32 (8.16%) PKI
4 28 (7.14%) Analytical Skills
5 22 (5.61%) CMDB
6 17 (4.34%) Computer Science
7 16 (4.08%) Management Information System
8 13 (3.32%) Mobile App
9 9 (2.30%) Cryptography
10 8 (2.04%) Private Cloud
11 6 (1.53%) CESG
12 5 (1.28%) Cyberthreat
13 4 (1.02%) Driving Licence
13 4 (1.02%) Life Science
13 4 (1.02%) Virtual Team
14 3 (0.77%) Clustering
15 2 (0.51%) IVR
15 2 (0.51%) Smartphone
15 2 (0.51%) Statistics
15 2 (0.51%) VHDL
Operating Systems
1 65 (16.58%) Windows
2 39 (9.95%) Linux
3 30 (7.65%) Windows Server
4 17 (4.34%) Unix
5 13 (3.32%) Windows 8
6 10 (2.55%) Windows 10
6 10 (2.55%) Windows Server 2012
7 9 (2.30%) Windows 7
8 8 (2.04%) Android
8 8 (2.04%) Apple iOS
9 6 (1.53%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 6 (1.53%) Solaris
10 4 (1.02%) AIX
10 4 (1.02%) Windows Server 2008
11 2 (0.51%) CentOS
11 2 (0.51%) Data ONTAP
11 2 (0.51%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 85 (21.68%) ITIL
2 78 (19.90%) Service Delivery
3 66 (16.84%) Cybersecurity
4 52 (13.27%) Security Operations
5 50 (12.76%) Security Architecture
6 40 (10.20%) Change Control
7 39 (9.95%) Service Design
8 33 (8.42%) Continuous Improvement
8 33 (8.42%) Presales
9 30 (7.65%) Information Security
10 29 (7.40%) SIEM
11 25 (6.38%) Line Management
11 25 (6.38%) Threat Analysis
12 23 (5.87%) Data Protection
13 22 (5.61%) Agile Software Development
14 20 (5.10%) Fraud Detection
14 20 (5.10%) Identity Management
14 20 (5.10%) Multi-Factor Authentication
15 18 (4.59%) Project Management
16 17 (4.34%) Security Auditing
Programming Languages
1 59 (15.05%) SQL
2 25 (6.38%) C#
3 19 (4.85%) T-SQL
4 18 (4.59%) VB.NET
5 17 (4.34%) JavaScript
6 13 (3.32%) F#
7 12 (3.06%) PowerShell
8 11 (2.81%) Java
8 11 (2.81%) Perl
9 8 (2.04%) C
9 8 (2.04%) Python
10 6 (1.53%) MATLAB
11 5 (1.28%) PL/SQL
12 3 (0.77%) Shell Script
13 2 (0.51%) Bash Shell
13 2 (0.51%) C++
13 2 (0.51%) Ruby
13 2 (0.51%) Scala
13 2 (0.51%) VB
13 2 (0.51%) VB6
Qualifications
1 310 (79.08%) SC Cleared
2 50 (12.76%) ITIL Certification
3 47 (11.99%) CISSP
4 43 (10.97%) Degree
5 34 (8.67%) CISM
6 33 (8.42%) DV Cleared
7 26 (6.63%) BPSS Clearance
7 26 (6.63%) Microsoft Certification
8 21 (5.36%) Cisco Certification
9 18 (4.59%) CCNP
10 17 (4.34%) CCNA
10 17 (4.34%) LPIC
11 15 (3.83%) MCSE
12 14 (3.57%) CISA
13 13 (3.32%) CREST Certified
14 10 (2.55%) MCSD
15 8 (2.04%) GIAC
15 8 (2.04%) JNCIS
15 8 (2.04%) MCSA
15 8 (2.04%) OSCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 51 (13.01%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 33 (8.42%) SLA
3 20 (5.10%) Disclosure Scotland
4 18 (4.59%) PCI DSS
5 7 (1.79%) QA
6 6 (1.53%) HMG Security Policy Framework
7 5 (1.28%) GPG13
8 4 (1.02%) PA-DSS
9 3 (0.77%) ISO26262
9 3 (0.77%) ISO27002
10 2 (0.51%) ISO22301
10 2 (0.51%) RMADS
11 1 (0.26%) Def Stans
11 1 (0.26%) DO-254
11 1 (0.26%) IEC 61508
11 1 (0.26%) ISO/IEC 15504 (SPICE)
11 1 (0.26%) JTAG
System Software
1 36 (9.18%) Active Directory
2 33 (8.42%) VMware Infrastructure
3 17 (4.34%) Firmware
4 8 (2.04%) Hyper-V
4 8 (2.04%) vSphere
5 6 (1.53%) Virtual Machines
6 5 (1.28%) Apache Flume
7 3 (0.77%) BitLocker
8 2 (0.51%) Apache ZooKeeper
8 2 (0.51%) Virtual Desktop
Systems Management
1 31 (7.91%) SCCM
2 26 (6.63%) SCOM
3 18 (4.59%) NetBackup
4 17 (4.34%) Backup Exec
5 8 (2.04%) SCOrch
6 7 (1.79%) Microsoft Intune
6 7 (1.79%) SCVMM
7 3 (0.77%) vRealize
8 2 (0.51%) Nagios
9 1 (0.26%) SCSM
9 1 (0.26%) Tivoli
9 1 (0.26%) Tivoli Endpoint Manager
Vendors
1 151 (38.52%) Microsoft
2 67 (17.09%) VMware
3 47 (11.99%) IBM
4 26 (6.63%) Juniper
4 26 (6.63%) Symantec
5 25 (6.38%) Cisco
5 25 (6.38%) Red Hat
6 24 (6.12%) Citrix
7 15 (3.83%) Oracle
8 14 (3.57%) HP
9 7 (1.79%) NetApp
9 7 (1.79%) SAP
10 5 (1.28%) CheckPoint
10 5 (1.28%) Cloudera
10 5 (1.28%) Hortonworks
10 5 (1.28%) MapR
11 4 (1.02%) Avaya
11 4 (1.02%) Dell
11 4 (1.02%) Extreme Networks
11 4 (1.02%) Palo Alto
Birmingham
Computer Futures
Salary: bonus and benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Solihull, West Midlands
Project People Ltd.
Posted: 2 days ago
Solihull, West Midlands (County)
360 Resourcing Solutions
Salary: £20,000 - £25,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Herefordshire
The One Group
Salary: £30k - 35k per year
Posted: Yesterday
Telford, Shropshire
Experis Ltd
Salary: £40000.00 - £50000.00 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Solihull, West Midlands (County)
Lorien Resourcing
Salary: Competitive + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Solihull, West Midlands (County)
360 Resourcing Solutions
Salary: £45,000 - £50,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Birmingham
TDA Group
Salary: £300 - £350 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
West Midlands
ARM (Advanced Resource Managers)
Posted: 2 days ago
Birmingham
Edenhouse Solutions Ltd
Salary: £0.00 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £50,000 - £85,000
Posted: 5 days ago
Tamworth, Staffordshire
Experis Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Hereford, Herefordshire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 60,000 + excellent benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £60,000 - £70,000
Posted: 2 days ago
Solihull, West Midlands (County)
Lorien Resourcing
Salary: Competitive Salary Package
Posted: 2 days ago
West Midlands
Atos
Salary: Car Allowance, Bonus, Healthcare etc
Posted: 9 days ago
Birmingham
Hays Specialist Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £50000.00 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 12 days ago
West Midlands
Atos
Salary: Car allowance, Bonus, Helathcare
Posted: 9 days ago
Birmingham
CGI IT UK
Salary: £32000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 17 days ago
Birmingham
CGI IT UK
Salary: £36000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 17 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
CGI
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 16 days ago
Solihull
360 Resourcing
Salary: £35,000 - £40,000 per annum
Posted: 12 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Atos
Salary: Pension, Healthcare, Dental, Parking
Posted: 19 days ago
Solihull
360 Resourcing
Salary: Highly Competitive + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 19 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Atos
Salary: Bonus, Healthcare, Car Allowance
Posted: 19 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Sogeti
Salary: Competitive Salary + Flexible Benefits Package
Posted: 18 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Sogeti
Salary: Competitive Salary + Flexible Benefits Package
Posted: 18 days ago