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 27 July 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
27 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Security Clearance
Rank 73 85 38
Rank change year-on-year
+12 -47
Permanent jobs citing Security Cleared 202 176 306
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 3.34% 2.99% 5.75%
As % of the Qualifications category 12.46% 11.39% 20.66%
Number of salaries quoted 128 120 230
Median salary £50,000 £47,500 £53,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+5.26% -10.37%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,050 £21,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £75,000 £95,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £46,500
% change year-on-year
- -3.22%
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
1621 1545 1481
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 26.81% 26.25% 27.82%
Number of salaries quoted 1198 1210 1202
Median salary £41,500 £42,500 £41,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-2.35% +2.40%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,500 £25,000 £28,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £65,000 £65,000
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 27 July 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 27 July 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 -4 124 £62,500 +8.69% 12
Staffordshire +8 15 £25,000 -15.96% 1
Warwickshire -1 13 £52,500 +145.94% 3
Coventry +13 11 £42,250 +5.62% 8
Shropshire -9 10 £21,500 -42.66% 4
Wolverhampton - 9 £31,500 -
Worcestershire +10 6 £45,000 +28.57% 1
West Bromwich +2 4 £41,250 -
Walsall - 4 £31,500 -
Solihull +8 2 - - 3
Herefordshire - 2 £47,500 -
Security Cleared
England

Security Cleared
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 27 July 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.

1 342 (78.44%) SC Cleared
2 143 (32.80%) Microsoft
3 80 (18.35%) MS Excel
3 80 (18.35%) Cybersecurity
4 75 (17.20%) Finance
5 61 (13.99%) ITIL
5 61 (13.99%) Security Architecture
6 56 (12.84%) Firewall
7 55 (12.61%) VMware
7 55 (12.61%) Security Operations
8 52 (11.93%) Windows
9 50 (11.47%) Service Delivery
10 49 (11.24%) SQL
10 49 (11.24%) Data Centre
11 48 (11.01%) CISSP
12 46 (10.55%) Security Operations Centre
13 44 (10.09%) WAN
14 42 (9.63%) ISO/IEC 27001
15 41 (9.40%) Juniper
16 40 (9.17%) Cisco
16 40 (9.17%) IBM
16 40 (9.17%) LAN
16 40 (9.17%) Information Security
17 39 (8.94%) PKI
18 37 (8.49%) SharePoint
18 37 (8.49%) Linux
19 36 (8.26%) MS Office
20 35 (8.03%) CISM
21 34 (7.80%) Cisco Certification
21 34 (7.80%) ITIL Certification

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 37 (8.49%) SharePoint
2 11 (2.52%) Apache
3 10 (2.29%) IIS
3 10 (2.29%) JBoss
3 10 (2.29%) Tomcat
4 9 (2.06%) Skype for Business
5 5 (1.15%) Apache Pig
5 5 (1.15%) SAS
6 4 (0.92%) MS Exchange
7 3 (0.69%) Exchange Server 2013
8 2 (0.46%) Apache Spark
8 2 (0.46%) CMS
8 2 (0.46%) Confluence
8 2 (0.46%) Elasticsearch
8 2 (0.46%) Exchange Server 2010
9 1 (0.23%) nginx
9 1 (0.23%) Oracle Workflow
9 1 (0.23%) SharePoint 2010
9 1 (0.23%) WebLogic
9 1 (0.23%) WordPress
Applications
1 80 (18.35%) MS Excel
2 36 (8.26%) MS Office
3 17 (3.90%) Spreadsheet
4 8 (1.83%) MS Visio
5 4 (0.92%) MS Project
6 2 (0.46%) MS PowerPoint
6 2 (0.46%) Simulink
6 2 (0.46%) Stateflow
7 1 (0.23%) EViews
Business Applications
1 8 (1.83%) Dynamics CRM
2 7 (1.61%) Sentinel
3 3 (0.69%) Maximo
4 2 (0.46%) Payment Gateway
4 2 (0.46%) SAP EHS
5 1 (0.23%) Oracle Applications
5 1 (0.23%) Oracle EBS
5 1 (0.23%) SAP BPC
5 1 (0.23%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 12 (2.75%) Microsoft Azure
2 11 (2.52%) Office 365
3 8 (1.83%) IaaS
4 7 (1.61%) Azure Active Directory
5 6 (1.38%) PaaS
5 6 (1.38%) SaaS
6 3 (0.69%) Amazon AWS
6 3 (0.69%) Amazon EC2
7 1 (0.23%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 56 (12.84%) Firewall
2 44 (10.09%) WAN
3 40 (9.17%) LAN
4 30 (6.88%) MPLS
4 30 (6.88%) VPN
5 27 (6.19%) BGP
6 21 (4.82%) VLAN
7 19 (4.36%) RSVP
8 13 (2.98%) DNS
8 13 (2.98%) Network Security
9 12 (2.75%) SAN
10 11 (2.52%) Cisco ASA
11 10 (2.29%) VoIP
12 9 (2.06%) Junos
12 9 (2.06%) NetScaler
12 9 (2.06%) Skype
12 9 (2.06%) Wireless
13 8 (1.83%) SSL
14 7 (1.61%) Unified Communications
15 5 (1.15%) ATM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 18 (4.13%) SQL Server
2 12 (2.75%) Big Data
3 9 (2.06%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 8 (1.83%) Oracle Database
5 7 (1.61%) Hadoop
5 7 (1.61%) MongoDB
6 5 (1.15%) Apache Hive
6 5 (1.15%) HBase
6 5 (1.15%) NoSQL
7 4 (0.92%) Azure SQL Database
8 3 (0.69%) Power BI
9 2 (0.46%) Apache Accumulo
9 2 (0.46%) Apache Cassandra
9 2 (0.46%) Data Mining
9 2 (0.46%) IBM InfoSphere
9 2 (0.46%) Neo4j
9 2 (0.46%) PostgreSQL
9 2 (0.46%) QlikView
9 2 (0.46%) SQL Server Analysis Services
9 2 (0.46%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 10 (2.29%) Jenkins
2 8 (1.83%) Travis CI
3 6 (1.38%) Visual Studio
4 4 (0.92%) HP UFT
4 4 (0.92%) Team Foundation Server
5 2 (0.46%) JIRA
5 2 (0.46%) Oracle APEX
5 2 (0.46%) PowerBuilder
5 2 (0.46%) VSS/SourceSafe
6 1 (0.23%) Burp Suite
6 1 (0.23%) ClearCase
6 1 (0.23%) gulp
6 1 (0.23%) Oracle Forms
6 1 (0.23%) Rational DOORS
6 1 (0.23%) Selenium
6 1 (0.23%) SoapUI
6 1 (0.23%) webpack
General
1 75 (17.20%) Finance
2 19 (4.36%) Retail
3 16 (3.67%) Publishing
4 12 (2.75%) Telecoms
5 10 (2.29%) Manufacturing
6 9 (2.06%) Games
7 8 (1.83%) Legal
8 6 (1.38%) Marketing
9 4 (0.92%) Banking
10 3 (0.69%) Automotive
10 3 (0.69%) Back Office
10 3 (0.69%) Electronics
10 3 (0.69%) Multimedia
11 2 (0.46%) Aerospace
12 1 (0.23%) Military
Job Titles
1 81 (18.58%) Consultant
2 74 (16.97%) Architect
3 65 (14.91%) Analyst
4 60 (13.76%) Security Consultant
5 48 (11.01%) Network Engineer
6 36 (8.26%) Security Architect
7 33 (7.57%) Developer
8 27 (6.19%) Backup Engineer
8 27 (6.19%) Storage Engineer
9 23 (5.28%) Cybersecurity Architect
10 22 (5.05%) Service Architect
11 21 (4.82%) Information Security Consultant
12 18 (4.13%) Cybersecurity Consultant
12 18 (4.13%) Juniper Engineer
13 16 (3.67%) Senior Network Engineer
13 16 (3.67%) Web Developer
14 14 (3.21%) Applications Developer
14 14 (3.21%) Security Analyst
14 14 (3.21%) Senior Analyst
14 14 (3.21%) Web Applications Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 24 (5.50%) .NET
2 17 (3.90%) ASP.NET
2 17 (3.90%) HTML
3 13 (2.98%) HTML5
4 11 (2.52%) XML
5 9 (2.06%) CSS
6 6 (1.38%) jQuery
7 3 (0.69%) ASP.NET MVC
7 3 (0.69%) Flash
7 3 (0.69%) REST
8 2 (0.46%) .NET Framework
8 2 (0.46%) ActiveMQ
8 2 (0.46%) AngularJS
8 2 (0.46%) JSON
8 2 (0.46%) Kafka
8 2 (0.46%) LAPP Stack
8 2 (0.46%) OpenCL
8 2 (0.46%) Regular Expression
8 2 (0.46%) Twitter Bootstrap
8 2 (0.46%) ZeroMQ
Miscellaneous
1 49 (11.24%) Data Centre
2 46 (10.55%) Security Operations Centre
3 39 (8.94%) PKI
4 24 (5.50%) Analytical Skills
5 16 (3.67%) Management Information System
6 13 (2.98%) CMDB
6 13 (2.98%) Mobile App
7 9 (2.06%) Computer Science
8 8 (1.83%) Cryptography
9 6 (1.38%) CESG
10 5 (1.15%) Driving Licence
10 5 (1.15%) EPoS
10 5 (1.15%) Health Informatics
10 5 (1.15%) Hybrid Cloud
10 5 (1.15%) Informatics
11 4 (0.92%) Cyberthreat
11 4 (0.92%) Virtual Team
12 3 (0.69%) Enterprise Software
12 3 (0.69%) IVR
12 3 (0.69%) Statistics
Operating Systems
1 52 (11.93%) Windows
2 37 (8.49%) Linux
3 20 (4.59%) Windows Server
4 13 (2.98%) CentOS
5 11 (2.52%) Unix
6 10 (2.29%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 7 (1.61%) Windows Server 2012
8 6 (1.38%) Windows Server 2008
9 4 (0.92%) Android
9 4 (0.92%) Apple iOS
9 4 (0.92%) Windows 10
9 4 (0.92%) Windows 8
10 2 (0.46%) Data ONTAP
10 2 (0.46%) Mac OS X
10 2 (0.46%) Windows 7
11 1 (0.23%) Debian
11 1 (0.23%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 80 (18.35%) Cybersecurity
2 61 (13.99%) ITIL
2 61 (13.99%) Security Architecture
3 55 (12.61%) Security Operations
4 50 (11.47%) Service Delivery
5 40 (9.17%) Information Security
6 32 (7.34%) Change Control
7 31 (7.11%) Data Protection
7 31 (7.11%) Identity Management
8 30 (6.88%) Multi-Factor Authentication
8 30 (6.88%) Service Design
9 29 (6.65%) Fraud Detection
9 29 (6.65%) Threat Analysis
10 27 (6.19%) SIEM
11 25 (5.73%) Presales
12 19 (4.36%) Continuous Improvement
13 18 (4.13%) Agile Software Development
14 17 (3.90%) Resource Management
15 16 (3.67%) Configuration Management
15 16 (3.67%) PRINCE2
Programming Languages
1 49 (11.24%) SQL
2 24 (5.50%) C#
3 20 (4.59%) JavaScript
3 20 (4.59%) Python
4 18 (4.13%) VB.NET
5 16 (3.67%) T-SQL
6 12 (2.75%) Bash Shell
7 8 (1.83%) Java
8 6 (1.38%) C
8 6 (1.38%) F#
8 6 (1.38%) MATLAB
8 6 (1.38%) Perl
9 3 (0.69%) PL/SQL
10 2 (0.46%) C++
10 2 (0.46%) PHP
10 2 (0.46%) Ruby
10 2 (0.46%) Scala
10 2 (0.46%) Shell Script
10 2 (0.46%) VB
10 2 (0.46%) VBA
Qualifications
1 342 (78.44%) SC Cleared
2 48 (11.01%) CISSP
3 35 (8.03%) CISM
4 34 (7.80%) Cisco Certification
4 34 (7.80%) ITIL Certification
5 32 (7.34%) Degree
6 27 (6.19%) DV Cleared
7 26 (5.96%) CCNA
8 21 (4.82%) CCNP
9 18 (4.13%) Microsoft Certification
10 16 (3.67%) CISA
11 12 (2.75%) JNCIS
12 11 (2.52%) BPSS Clearance
12 11 (2.52%) MCSD
13 10 (2.29%) CREST Certified
13 10 (2.29%) JNCIA
14 8 (1.83%) APMP
14 8 (1.83%) CESG Certified Professional
14 8 (1.83%) LPIC
15 7 (1.61%) MCSE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 42 (9.63%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 26 (5.96%) SLA
3 16 (3.67%) Disclosure Scotland
4 12 (2.75%) PCI DSS
5 5 (1.15%) HMG Security Policy Framework
5 5 (1.15%) QA
6 4 (0.92%) GPG13
6 4 (0.92%) ISO27002
6 4 (0.92%) PA-DSS
7 3 (0.69%) ISO26262
7 3 (0.69%) JTAG
8 2 (0.46%) ISO22301
8 2 (0.46%) RMADS
9 1 (0.23%) Def Stans
9 1 (0.23%) DO-254
9 1 (0.23%) IEC 61508
9 1 (0.23%) ISO/IEC 15504 (SPICE)
9 1 (0.23%) Solvency II
System Software
1 28 (6.42%) Active Directory
2 26 (5.96%) VMware Infrastructure
3 10 (2.29%) Hyper-V
3 10 (2.29%) vSphere
4 8 (1.83%) Firmware
5 5 (1.15%) Apache Flume
5 5 (1.15%) Virtual Machines
6 3 (0.69%) BitLocker
6 3 (0.69%) XenApp
7 2 (0.46%) Apache ZooKeeper
7 2 (0.46%) Virtual Desktop
7 2 (0.46%) XenDesktop
8 1 (0.23%) Terminal Services
8 1 (0.23%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 14 (3.21%) SCCM
2 12 (2.75%) SCOM
3 11 (2.52%) Backup Exec
3 11 (2.52%) NetBackup
4 10 (2.29%) Ansible
4 10 (2.29%) Puppet
5 7 (1.61%) Microsoft Intune
6 5 (1.15%) SCVMM
7 4 (0.92%) SCOrch
8 3 (0.69%) Nagios
8 3 (0.69%) vRealize
9 2 (0.46%) Oracle Identity Management
10 1 (0.23%) Microsoft Clustering
10 1 (0.23%) Norton AntiVirus
10 1 (0.23%) SCDPM
10 1 (0.23%) SCSM
10 1 (0.23%) Tivoli
10 1 (0.23%) Tivoli Endpoint Manager
10 1 (0.23%) WSUS
Vendors
1 143 (32.80%) Microsoft
2 55 (12.61%) VMware
3 41 (9.40%) Juniper
4 40 (9.17%) Cisco
4 40 (9.17%) IBM
5 29 (6.65%) Symantec
6 23 (5.28%) HP
7 22 (5.05%) Oracle
8 19 (4.36%) Citrix
9 10 (2.29%) CheckPoint
9 10 (2.29%) Red Hat
10 9 (2.06%) Dell
10 9 (2.06%) Extreme Networks
11 8 (1.83%) SAP
12 5 (1.15%) Avaya
12 5 (1.15%) Cloudera
12 5 (1.15%) Fujitsu
12 5 (1.15%) Hortonworks
12 5 (1.15%) MapR
12 5 (1.15%) NetApp
Coventry, West Midlands (County)
Informatiq Consulting
Salary: £18000 - £25000 per annum
Posted: 12 hours ago
Birmingham
SCC
Posted: Yesterday
Solihull, West Midlands (County)
Lorien Resourcing
Salary: Competitive + Benefits
Posted: 11 hours ago
Coventry, West Midlands (County)
Testing Circle Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Solihull, West Midlands (County)
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £32000 - £40000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £40,000 - £55,000 + a lucrative package
Posted: 2 days ago
Telford, Shropshire
Experis Ltd
Salary: £37088 - £52387 per annum + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £40,000 - £55,000 + an outstanding package
Posted: 2 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £38,000 - £60,000
Posted: 2 days ago
Coventry, West Midlands (County)
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £60,000 - £85,000 + Package
Posted: 2 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £60,000 - £85,000 + Package
Posted: 2 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £40,000 - £75,000 + Package
Posted: 2 days ago
Coventry, West Midlands (County)
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £40,000 - £75,000 + Package
Posted: 2 days ago
Warwick, Warwickshire
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £40,000 - £75,000 + Package
Posted: 2 days ago
Warwick, Warwickshire
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £60,000 - £85,000 + Package
Posted: 2 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £30,000 - £70,000
Posted: 6 days ago
Coventry, West Midlands (County)
Informatiq Consulting
Salary: £60000 - £66000 per annum + Pension + Medical
Posted: 4 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £70,000 - £100,000 (plus competitive package)
Posted: 6 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £35,000 - £55,000 (plus generous package)
Posted: 6 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £95,000-£120,000 (Plus Lucrative Package)
Posted: 6 days ago
Stafford, Staffordshire
Boeing
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 27 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Sogeti
Salary: Competitive Salary + Flexible Benefits Package
Posted: 15 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Sogeti
Salary: Competitive Salary + Flexible Benefits Package
Posted: 15 days ago
Stratford-upon-Avon
Bluetown Online LTD
Posted: 19 days ago