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 10 December 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
10 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Security Clearance
Rank 79 108 48
Rank change year-on-year
+29 -60
Permanent jobs citing Security Cleared 179 112 289
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 3.28% 2.20% 5.10%
As % of the Qualifications category 13.52% 9.26% 18.18%
Number of salaries quoted 90 66 225
Median salary £47,500 £38,750 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+22.58% -22.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £21,500 £29,900
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £57,500 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £46,000
% change year-on-year
- -2.17%
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
1324 1209 1590
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 24.28% 23.77% 28.05%
Number of salaries quoted 970 951 1395
Median salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £24,000 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £65,000 £57,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,500

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 10 December 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 10 December 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 +15 114 £49,000 +15.29% 10
Herefordshire - 14 £45,000 -
Staffordshire +1 13 £36,250 +6.61%
Shropshire -5 12 £45,000 +91.48%
Warwickshire +10 8 £38,500 +79.06% 1
Worcestershire -4 7 £72,500 +90.78% 2
Solihull -13 4 £95,000 +65.21% 4
Coventry +2 2 £37,500 -21.05% 4
Security Cleared
England

Security Cleared
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 10 December 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.

1 285 (76.41%) SC Cleared
2 146 (39.14%) Microsoft
3 101 (27.08%) ITIL
4 82 (21.98%) Data Centre
5 80 (21.45%) MS Excel
6 75 (20.11%) Service Delivery
7 70 (18.77%) Windows
8 68 (18.23%) CISSP
9 66 (17.69%) VMware
10 65 (17.43%) ISO/IEC 27001
11 64 (17.16%) SQL
12 61 (16.35%) Continuous Improvement
13 60 (16.09%) CISM
14 55 (14.75%) Firewall
15 54 (14.48%) ITIL Certification
16 53 (14.21%) Information Security
16 53 (14.21%) PCI DSS
17 52 (13.94%) Cybersecurity
18 47 (12.60%) Presales
19 43 (11.53%) Linux
20 41 (10.99%) Active Directory
21 40 (10.72%) IBM
21 40 (10.72%) Management Information System
22 39 (10.46%) SIEM
23 38 (10.19%) SCCM
23 38 (10.19%) Degree
23 38 (10.19%) Finance
24 36 (9.65%) VMware Infrastructure
25 35 (9.38%) Data Protection
25 35 (9.38%) LAN

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 32 (8.58%) SharePoint
2 21 (5.63%) IIS
3 10 (2.68%) SharePoint 2010
3 10 (2.68%) SharePoint 2013
4 5 (1.34%) Confluence
4 5 (1.34%) Documentum
4 5 (1.34%) Skype for Business
5 3 (0.80%) MS Exchange
6 2 (0.54%) Captiva
6 2 (0.54%) Exchange Server 2010
6 2 (0.54%) Oracle Workflow
7 1 (0.27%) Apache
7 1 (0.27%) CICS
7 1 (0.27%) Exchange Server 2013
7 1 (0.27%) SAS
7 1 (0.27%) SharePoint Server
7 1 (0.27%) Tomcat
7 1 (0.27%) WebLogic
Applications
1 80 (21.45%) MS Excel
2 23 (6.17%) MS Office
3 5 (1.34%) MS Project
3 5 (1.34%) MS Visio
4 4 (1.07%) InfoPath
5 3 (0.80%) MS PowerPoint
6 2 (0.54%) EViews
6 2 (0.54%) Spreadsheet
7 1 (0.27%) Simulink
7 1 (0.27%) Stateflow
Business Applications
1 31 (8.31%) Sentinel
2 14 (3.75%) Dynamics AX
3 13 (3.49%) Dynamics CRM
4 8 (2.14%) assyst
5 4 (1.07%) Maximo
6 2 (0.54%) Oracle Applications
6 2 (0.54%) Oracle EBS
7 1 (0.27%) Remedy ITSM
7 1 (0.27%) SAP BPC
Cloud Services
1 33 (8.85%) Office 365
2 17 (4.56%) Microsoft Azure
3 12 (3.22%) Amazon AWS
4 8 (2.14%) Amazon EC2
5 7 (1.88%) Azure Active Directory
6 1 (0.27%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 55 (14.75%) Firewall
2 35 (9.38%) LAN
3 33 (8.85%) DNS
4 32 (8.58%) WAN
5 21 (5.63%) SSL
6 19 (5.09%) Network Security
7 15 (4.02%) Cisco ASA
8 14 (3.75%) MPLS
9 12 (3.22%) Cisco Nexus
9 12 (3.22%) DHCP
10 11 (2.95%) OSPF
10 11 (2.95%) VPN
11 10 (2.68%) Cisco IOS
11 10 (2.68%) TCP/IP
12 9 (2.41%) BGP-4
12 9 (2.41%) DMVPN
12 9 (2.41%) HSRP
12 9 (2.41%) IPv6
13 6 (1.61%) IPv4
13 6 (1.61%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 31 (8.31%) SQL Server
2 10 (2.68%) Big Data
3 9 (2.41%) Azure SQL Database
3 9 (2.41%) SQL Server 2012
3 9 (2.41%) SQL Server 2014
4 7 (1.88%) SQL Server 2008
4 7 (1.88%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 6 (1.61%) Data Warehouse
5 6 (1.61%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 5 (1.34%) SQL Server 2005
6 5 (1.34%) SQL Server 2016
6 5 (1.34%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 4 (1.07%) Microsoft Analysis Services
7 4 (1.07%) Oracle Database
8 3 (0.80%) Oracle Reports
9 2 (0.54%) MongoDB
9 2 (0.54%) NoSQL
10 1 (0.27%) DB2
10 1 (0.27%) Oracle BI EE
10 1 (0.27%) SAP BW
Development Applications
1 23 (6.17%) Visual Studio
2 15 (4.02%) Jenkins
2 15 (4.02%) Maven
3 12 (3.22%) JUnit
4 8 (2.14%) DbUnit
4 8 (2.14%) Git (software)
4 8 (2.14%) jMock
4 8 (2.14%) Mockito
4 8 (2.14%) SonarQube
5 5 (1.34%) JIRA
6 4 (1.07%) Eclipse
6 4 (1.07%) Selenium
7 3 (0.80%) Cucumber
7 3 (0.80%) Subversion
7 3 (0.80%) Team Foundation Server
7 3 (0.80%) TeamCity
8 2 (0.54%) Oracle Forms
9 1 (0.27%) ClearCase
9 1 (0.27%) Rational DOORS
9 1 (0.27%) SoapUI
General
1 38 (10.19%) Finance
2 25 (6.70%) Publishing
3 15 (4.02%) Retail
4 12 (3.22%) Legal
5 6 (1.61%) Manufacturing
6 3 (0.80%) Telecoms
7 1 (0.27%) Aerospace
7 1 (0.27%) Automotive
7 1 (0.27%) Military
Job Titles
1 46 (12.33%) Developer
2 35 (9.38%) Consultant
3 32 (8.58%) Architect
4 31 (8.31%) Analyst
5 22 (5.90%) Technical Specialist
6 19 (5.09%) Backup Engineer
6 19 (5.09%) Network Engineer
6 19 (5.09%) Security Architect
6 19 (5.09%) Storage and Backup Engineer
6 19 (5.09%) Storage Engineer
7 17 (4.56%) Information Manager
8 15 (4.02%) Security Consultant
9 14 (3.75%) Cybersecurity Architect
9 14 (3.75%) Java Developer
10 13 (3.49%) Security Manager
10 13 (3.49%) SOC Manager
11 12 (3.22%) Applications Developer
11 12 (3.22%) Security Specialist
11 12 (3.22%) Web Developer
12 11 (2.95%) Web Applications Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 27 (7.24%) .NET
2 20 (5.36%) HTML
3 18 (4.83%) CSS
4 15 (4.02%) jQuery
5 14 (3.75%) Spring
6 13 (3.49%) Web Services
7 12 (3.22%) ASP.NET
8 11 (2.95%) REST
9 9 (2.41%) 802.1X
9 9 (2.41%) SOAP
10 8 (2.14%) .NET Framework
10 8 (2.14%) J2EE
10 8 (2.14%) jBPM
10 8 (2.14%) PowerMock
10 8 (2.14%) RESTful
11 6 (1.61%) ASP.NET MVC
12 5 (1.34%) HTML5
13 4 (1.07%) Java EE
13 4 (1.07%) Struts
13 4 (1.07%) WCF
Miscellaneous
1 82 (21.98%) Data Centre
2 40 (10.72%) Management Information System
3 33 (8.85%) Analytical Skills
4 26 (6.97%) Security Operations Centre
5 24 (6.43%) PKI
6 21 (5.63%) CMDB
7 15 (4.02%) CESG
7 15 (4.02%) Computer Science
7 15 (4.02%) Data Protection Act
8 12 (3.22%) Cryptography
9 11 (2.95%) Mobile App
10 10 (2.68%) Private Cloud
11 8 (2.14%) Freedom of Information
11 8 (2.14%) Video Conferencing
12 5 (1.34%) Clustering
12 5 (1.34%) Cyberthreat
13 2 (0.54%) Cybercrime
13 2 (0.54%) Driving Licence
13 2 (0.54%) Thin Client
13 2 (0.54%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 70 (18.77%) Windows
2 43 (11.53%) Linux
3 34 (9.12%) Windows Server
4 18 (4.83%) Unix
5 14 (3.75%) Windows 8
6 12 (3.22%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 12 (3.22%) Windows 10
7 11 (2.95%) Android
7 11 (2.95%) Apple iOS
8 10 (2.68%) Windows 7
8 10 (2.68%) Windows Server 2012
9 8 (2.14%) Solaris
10 6 (1.61%) AIX
11 4 (1.07%) CentOS
12 2 (0.54%) Windows Server 2008
13 1 (0.27%) zOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 101 (27.08%) ITIL
2 75 (20.11%) Service Delivery
3 61 (16.35%) Continuous Improvement
4 53 (14.21%) Information Security
5 52 (13.94%) Cybersecurity
6 47 (12.60%) Presales
7 39 (10.46%) SIEM
8 35 (9.38%) Data Protection
8 35 (9.38%) Security Operations
9 34 (9.12%) Agile Software Development
10 32 (8.58%) Penetration Testing
10 32 (8.58%) Service Design
11 31 (8.31%) Line Management
12 30 (8.04%) Project Management
13 29 (7.77%) Risk Management
13 29 (7.77%) Security Management
14 28 (7.51%) Change Control
15 27 (7.24%) CRM
15 27 (7.24%) Information Security Management
15 27 (7.24%) Security Architecture
Programming Languages
1 64 (17.16%) SQL
2 23 (6.17%) C#
3 18 (4.83%) Java
3 18 (4.83%) JavaScript
4 17 (4.56%) PowerShell
4 17 (4.56%) T-SQL
5 16 (4.29%) F#
6 15 (4.02%) VB.NET
7 13 (3.49%) Perl
8 7 (1.88%) C
9 6 (1.61%) PL/SQL
10 4 (1.07%) Shell Script
11 3 (0.80%) Bash Shell
11 3 (0.80%) Python
11 3 (0.80%) VB
11 3 (0.80%) VB6
12 2 (0.54%) Ada
12 2 (0.54%) C++
12 2 (0.54%) R
12 2 (0.54%) Scala
Qualifications
1 285 (76.41%) SC Cleared
2 68 (18.23%) CISSP
3 60 (16.09%) CISM
4 54 (14.48%) ITIL Certification
5 38 (10.19%) Degree
6 32 (8.58%) DV Cleared
6 32 (8.58%) Microsoft Certification
7 27 (7.24%) BPSS Clearance
8 26 (6.97%) CISA
9 24 (6.43%) MCSE
10 21 (5.63%) LPIC
11 19 (5.09%) CCNP
11 19 (5.09%) Cisco Certification
12 18 (4.83%) CEH
13 17 (4.56%) CCNA
14 15 (4.02%) CREST Certified
15 14 (3.75%) CISMP
15 14 (3.75%) CRISC
16 10 (2.68%) GIAC
17 9 (2.41%) MCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 65 (17.43%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 53 (14.21%) PCI DSS
3 29 (7.77%) SLA
4 24 (6.43%) GPG13
5 21 (5.63%) Disclosure Scotland
6 20 (5.36%) QA
7 19 (5.09%) HMG Security Policy Framework
8 16 (4.29%) RMADS
9 4 (1.07%) PA-DSS
10 2 (0.54%) ISO27002
11 1 (0.27%) ISO 14001
11 1 (0.27%) ISO 9001
11 1 (0.27%) ISO26262
System Software
1 41 (10.99%) Active Directory
2 36 (9.65%) VMware Infrastructure
3 21 (5.63%) Firmware
4 13 (3.49%) vSphere
5 8 (2.14%) Hyper-V
6 7 (1.88%) Docker
7 3 (0.80%) BitLocker
7 3 (0.80%) Virtual Machines
8 2 (0.54%) Virtual Desktop
9 1 (0.27%) ACF2
9 1 (0.27%) Job Entry Subsystem
9 1 (0.27%) RACF
Systems Management
1 38 (10.19%) SCCM
2 32 (8.58%) SCOM
3 21 (5.63%) Backup Exec
3 21 (5.63%) NetBackup
4 8 (2.14%) SCOrch
5 7 (1.88%) Microsoft Intune
5 7 (1.88%) Puppet
6 4 (1.07%) Ansible
6 4 (1.07%) Opscode Chef
6 4 (1.07%) SCVMM
6 4 (1.07%) Terraform
7 1 (0.27%) Host Intrusion Detection System
7 1 (0.27%) Network Intrusion Detection System
7 1 (0.27%) SCSM
Vendors
1 146 (39.14%) Microsoft
2 66 (17.69%) VMware
3 40 (10.72%) IBM
4 33 (8.85%) Red Hat
5 25 (6.70%) Citrix
6 22 (5.90%) Cisco
7 19 (5.09%) Symantec
8 14 (3.75%) ServiceNow
9 12 (3.22%) Juniper
10 11 (2.95%) F5
11 10 (2.68%) Oracle
12 9 (2.41%) Cyberoam
13 7 (1.88%) HP
13 7 (1.88%) SAP
14 5 (1.34%) EMC
14 5 (1.34%) Pega
15 4 (1.07%) Google
15 4 (1.07%) NetApp
15 4 (1.07%) Palo Alto
15 4 (1.07%) SaltStack
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £55,000 - £65,000 base + competitive package
Posted: Yesterday
Wolverhampton, West Midlands (County)
Coburg Banks IT
Salary: £25000 - £26000 per annum + Bonus, Pension
Posted: 3 days ago
Malvern, Worcestershire
Experis Ltd
Posted: 3 days ago
Solihull, West Midlands (County)
360 Resourcing Solutions
Salary: £15,000 - £20,000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
CGI
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £55,000 - 65,000 + package
Posted: 3 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £45,000 - £90,000 + excellent 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)
Sogeti
Salary: Competitive Salary + Flexible Benefits Package
Posted: Yesterday
Solihull
360 Resourcing
Salary: Highly Competitive Salary
Posted: 23 days ago
Solihull
360 Resourcing
Salary: up to £52,500 per annum
Posted: 20 days ago
Birmingham
TDA Group
Posted: 9 days ago
Malvern, Worcestershire
Experis Ltd
Salary: £80000.00 - £90000.00 per annum + benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £65,000 - £95,000
Posted: 3 days ago
Birmingham
Computacenter
Salary: Car
Posted: 12 days ago
Birmingham
Lawrence Harvey
Salary: £55000 - £110000 per annum + 10% bonus + benefits
Posted: 27 days ago