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 25 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
25 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Security Clearance
Rank 30 58 81
Rank change year-on-year
+28 +23
Permanent jobs citing Security Cleared 319 213 140
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 5.94% 3.83% 2.87%
As % of the Qualifications category 21.38% 13.79% 10.70%
Number of salaries quoted 243 167 108
Average salary £55,000 £45,000 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+22.22% -10.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £30,000 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £94,500 £75,000 £58,250
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
1492 1545 1309
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 27.78% 27.81% 26.80%
Number of salaries quoted 1218 1318 1105
Average salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.00% -
90% offered a salary of more than £28,728 £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 25 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 25 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 +19 207 £60,000 +26.31% 10
Solihull +4 50 £55,000 +69.23%
Warwickshire +8 27 £33,000 -26.66% 6
Staffordshire -8 14 £28,750 -11.53%
Worcestershire 0 3 £57,500 +27.77% 3
Wolverhampton - 2 £31,500 - 1
Shropshire -4 1 - - 2
Coventry -8 1 £41,000 -3.52%
Security Cleared
England

Security Cleared
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 25 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.

1 300 (56.93%) SC Cleared
2 201 (38.14%) Finance
3 186 (35.29%) Retail
4 123 (23.34%) Oracle
5 108 (20.49%) Telecoms
6 98 (18.60%) Fujitsu
7 95 (18.03%) Microsoft
8 81 (15.37%) Back Office
9 77 (14.61%) Windows
10 76 (14.42%) MS Excel
10 76 (14.42%) SQL
11 71 (13.47%) Oracle EBS
12 70 (13.28%) ITIL
13 69 (13.09%) PRINCE2
14 55 (10.44%) Business Intelligence
15 54 (10.25%) Firewall
16 52 (9.87%) Project Management
17 49 (9.30%) CRM
18 48 (9.11%) Cisco
19 47 (8.92%) Java
20 45 (8.54%) Migration
20 45 (8.54%) Business Development
21 43 (8.16%) Workflow
22 42 (7.97%) Oracle EBS R12
23 40 (7.59%) ERP
24 38 (7.21%) Oracle Workflow
25 37 (7.02%) MS Office
26 36 (6.83%) VMware
27 34 (6.45%) Stakeholder Management
27 34 (6.45%) Degree

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

For the 6 months to 25 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 (7.21%) Oracle Workflow
2 26 (4.93%) SharePoint
3 14 (2.66%) SharePoint Server
4 12 (2.28%) MS Exchange
4 12 (2.28%) Exchange Server 2013
5 11 (2.09%) Exchange Server 2010
6 9 (1.71%) Exchange Server 2003
7 8 (1.52%) Exchange Server 2000
7 8 (1.52%) Exchange Server 2007
7 8 (1.52%) IBM Notes
8 7 (1.33%) Oracle SOA Suite
9 5 (0.95%) IIS
9 5 (0.95%) Lync
9 5 (0.95%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
10 3 (0.57%) WebSphere
10 3 (0.57%) Apache
10 3 (0.57%) Tomcat
11 2 (0.38%) WebLogic
11 2 (0.38%) BizTalk Server
11 2 (0.38%) GroupWise
Applications
1 76 (14.42%) MS Excel
2 37 (7.02%) MS Office
3 34 (6.45%) MS Project
4 6 (1.14%) MS Visio
5 4 (0.76%) Photoshop
5 4 (0.76%) CATIA
6 3 (0.57%) Pro/ENGINEER
6 3 (0.57%) MS PowerPoint
6 3 (0.57%) Spreadsheet
7 2 (0.38%) Adobe Illustrator
8 1 (0.19%) Revit
8 1 (0.19%) Simulink
Business Applications
1 71 (13.47%) Oracle EBS
2 42 (7.97%) Oracle EBS R12
3 31 (5.88%) Oracle ERP
4 18 (3.42%) Oracle Applications
4 18 (3.42%) Hyperion Planning
5 14 (2.66%) Oracle iRecruitment
6 13 (2.47%) Dynamics CRM
7 11 (2.09%) Oracle iProcurement
8 10 (1.90%) Remedy ITSM
9 9 (1.71%) HFM
10 5 (0.95%) Magento
11 4 (0.76%) SAP BPC
12 3 (0.57%) Dynamics NAV
12 3 (0.57%) Sentinel
12 3 (0.57%) Oracle Financials
13 2 (0.38%) SAP FI
13 2 (0.38%) assyst
13 2 (0.38%) SAP FI/CO
13 2 (0.38%) Maximo
13 2 (0.38%) Summit
Cloud Services
1 13 (2.47%) Taleo
2 5 (0.95%) Office 365
3 1 (0.19%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 54 (10.25%) Firewall
2 19 (3.61%) SSL
3 15 (2.85%) VPN
4 14 (2.66%) TCP/IP
4 14 (2.66%) Wireless
5 13 (2.47%) WAN
6 12 (2.28%) Network Security
7 10 (1.90%) Junos
7 10 (1.90%) Unified Communications
7 10 (1.90%) LAN
8 9 (1.71%) Internet
8 9 (1.71%) DNS
8 9 (1.71%) Cisco ASA
9 8 (1.52%) MPLS
9 8 (1.52%) HTTP
10 7 (1.33%) VoIP
10 7 (1.33%) 4G
11 6 (1.14%) TETRA
11 6 (1.14%) LDAP
11 6 (1.14%) Cisco Nexus
Database & Business Intelligence
1 24 (4.55%) Oracle Reports
2 21 (3.98%) Essbase
3 19 (3.61%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 19 (3.61%) SQL Server
4 18 (3.42%) Oracle BI Publisher
5 17 (3.23%) Oracle BI EE
6 15 (2.85%) Data Warehouse
7 14 (2.66%) Oracle Discoverer
8 10 (1.90%) Oracle Database
9 8 (1.52%) SQL Server 2008
9 8 (1.52%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 8 (1.52%) Oracle Database 11g
9 8 (1.52%) EDRMS
9 8 (1.52%) Hyperion Smart View
10 7 (1.33%) RDBMS
10 7 (1.33%) Relational Database
11 6 (1.14%) MS Access
12 5 (0.95%) SQL Server 2005
12 5 (0.95%) Oracle ODI
13 4 (0.76%) SAP HANA
Development Applications
1 16 (3.04%) Oracle Forms
2 12 (2.28%) JIRA
2 12 (2.28%) Selenium
3 11 (2.09%) LoadRunner
3 11 (2.09%) Team Foundation Server
4 10 (1.90%) NeoLoad
5 6 (1.14%) Jenkins
6 4 (0.76%) PhoneGap
6 4 (0.76%) Appcelerator Titanium
6 4 (0.76%) Git (software)
6 4 (0.76%) Ant
7 3 (0.57%) JMeter
8 2 (0.38%) LSMW
8 2 (0.38%) Dreamweaver
8 2 (0.38%) WebDriver
8 2 (0.38%) Cucumber
8 2 (0.38%) JUnit
8 2 (0.38%) Visual Studio
8 2 (0.38%) jMock
8 2 (0.38%) Talend Open Studio
General
1 201 (38.14%) Finance
2 186 (35.29%) Retail
3 108 (20.49%) Telecoms
4 81 (15.37%) Back Office
5 30 (5.69%) German Language
6 18 (3.42%) Legal
7 12 (2.28%) Marketing
8 6 (1.14%) Manufacturing
9 5 (0.95%) Advertising
10 4 (0.76%) Aerospace
10 4 (0.76%) Automotive
11 3 (0.57%) Pharmaceutical
11 3 (0.57%) Games
12 2 (0.38%) General Ledger
13 1 (0.19%) Electronics
13 1 (0.19%) Law
Job Titles
1 103 (19.54%) Consultant
2 74 (14.04%) Architect
3 62 (11.76%) Developer
4 50 (9.49%) Oracle Consultant
5 39 (7.40%) Project Manager
6 26 (4.93%) Functional Consultant
6 26 (4.93%) Oracle Functional Consultant
7 24 (4.55%) Analyst
8 23 (4.36%) Senior Architect
9 21 (3.98%) Project Planner
10 19 (3.61%) Hyperion Consultant
11 18 (3.42%) Test Manager
12 17 (3.23%) SAP Consultant
13 16 (3.04%) Network Architect
14 15 (2.85%) Network Engineer
14 15 (2.85%) Solutions Architect
15 12 (2.28%) Account Manager
15 12 (2.28%) Sales Manager
16 11 (2.09%) Security Engineer
16 11 (2.09%) Applications Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 26 (4.93%) XML
2 21 (3.98%) .NET
3 19 (3.61%) HTML
4 16 (3.04%) CSS
4 16 (3.04%) Middleware
5 12 (2.28%) WCF
6 11 (2.09%) HTML5
7 9 (1.71%) jQuery
7 9 (1.71%) SOAP
8 8 (1.52%) ASP.NET
9 7 (1.33%) Web Services
9 7 (1.33%) SAP ALE
9 7 (1.33%) SAP Smart Forms
9 7 (1.33%) BAPI
10 6 (1.14%) Java EE
11 5 (0.95%) Silverlight
11 5 (0.95%) Oracle Fusion
12 4 (0.76%) JSON
12 4 (0.76%) WPF
12 4 (0.76%) AngularJS
Miscellaneous
1 33 (6.26%) Management Information System
2 23 (4.36%) Data Integration
3 13 (2.47%) Clustering
4 10 (1.90%) SecurID
4 10 (1.90%) Mainframe
5 9 (1.71%) Blackberry
5 9 (1.71%) Open Source
5 9 (1.71%) Mobile App
6 8 (1.52%) Taxonomies
7 7 (1.33%) PKI
7 7 (1.33%) RMADS
8 6 (1.14%) IBM Mainframe
8 6 (1.14%) N-Tier
9 5 (0.95%) Human Factors
9 5 (0.95%) Computer Science
10 4 (0.76%) Enterprise Software
10 4 (0.76%) EPoS
11 2 (0.38%) NHS
11 2 (0.38%) Firmware
11 2 (0.38%) AS400
Operating Systems
1 77 (14.61%) Windows
2 27 (5.12%) Linux
3 25 (4.74%) Windows 7
4 24 (4.55%) UNIX
5 18 (3.42%) Windows Server 2008
6 12 (2.28%) Solaris
7 11 (2.09%) Windows 8
8 10 (1.90%) Android
9 9 (1.71%) Apple iOS
9 9 (1.71%) AIX
10 8 (1.52%) Windows Server 2003
11 6 (1.14%) MVS
11 6 (1.14%) Windows Server 2012
12 5 (0.95%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
13 3 (0.57%) SUSE
14 2 (0.38%) Embedded Linux
14 2 (0.38%) VMS
15 1 (0.19%) Windows NT
15 1 (0.19%) Windows XP
15 1 (0.19%) Windows 2000 Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 70 (13.28%) ITIL
2 69 (13.09%) PRINCE2
3 55 (10.44%) Business Intelligence
4 52 (9.87%) Project Management
5 49 (9.30%) CRM
6 45 (8.54%) Migration
6 45 (8.54%) Business Development
7 43 (8.16%) Workflow
8 40 (7.59%) ERP
9 34 (6.45%) Stakeholder Management
10 33 (6.26%) Data Management
11 30 (5.69%) Six Sigma
11 30 (5.69%) Benchmarking
12 28 (5.31%) SOA
13 25 (4.74%) Project Planning
14 23 (4.36%) Data Migration
15 21 (3.98%) Risk Management
16 19 (3.61%) Configuration Management
16 19 (3.61%) E-Commerce
16 19 (3.61%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 76 (14.42%) SQL
2 47 (8.92%) Java
3 31 (5.88%) PL/SQL
4 25 (4.74%) C#
5 20 (3.80%) VB
6 14 (2.66%) JavaScript
7 12 (2.28%) C
7 12 (2.28%) ABAP
8 10 (1.90%) C++
9 9 (1.71%) Shell Script
9 9 (1.71%) PowerShell
10 8 (1.52%) VB6
10 8 (1.52%) VBScript
11 7 (1.33%) Objective-C
11 7 (1.33%) VB.NET
11 7 (1.33%) SAPscript
12 5 (0.95%) Assembly Language
13 4 (0.76%) ActionScript
13 4 (0.76%) PHP
13 4 (0.76%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 300 (56.93%) SC Cleared
2 34 (6.45%) Degree
3 18 (3.42%) Cisco Certification
4 17 (3.23%) PRINCE2 Certification
5 15 (2.85%) Microsoft Certification
6 14 (2.66%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
7 12 (2.28%) MCP
7 12 (2.28%) ISEB
8 11 (2.09%) CISSP
9 10 (1.90%) MCITP
10 9 (1.71%) CCNP
11 8 (1.52%) DV Cleared
12 7 (1.33%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
12 7 (1.33%) CCNA
12 7 (1.33%) OCP
12 7 (1.33%) Oracle Certification
13 6 (1.14%) MCSE
14 5 (0.95%) CCA
14 5 (0.95%) Citrix Certification
14 5 (0.95%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 20 (3.80%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 10 (1.90%) QA
3 9 (1.71%) Data Quality
4 6 (1.14%) SLA
5 4 (0.76%) JSP 440
6 3 (0.57%) COSO
6 3 (0.57%) ISO 9001
6 3 (0.57%) Sarbanes-Oxley
7 2 (0.38%) BS7799
7 2 (0.38%) P3O
8 1 (0.19%) DO-178B
8 1 (0.19%) HMG Infosec
System Software
1 25 (4.74%) Active Directory
2 24 (4.55%) VMware Infrastructure
3 17 (3.23%) XenApp
4 13 (2.47%) Hyper-V
5 12 (2.28%) Microsoft App-V
6 10 (1.90%) VMware ESX
7 9 (1.71%) XenDesktop
8 8 (1.52%) PowerHA
9 6 (1.14%) Terminal Services
10 5 (0.95%) Microsoft Virtual Server
11 3 (0.57%) Oracle RMAN
11 3 (0.57%) Citrix Presentation Server
11 3 (0.57%) VMware ESXi
12 1 (0.19%) HDFS
12 1 (0.19%) Terminal Server
12 1 (0.19%) Oracle RAC
12 1 (0.19%) Nmap
Systems Management
1 14 (2.66%) SCCM
2 10 (1.90%) SCOM
3 8 (1.52%) Tivoli
3 8 (1.52%) BMC PATROL
3 8 (1.52%) Control-M
4 6 (1.14%) NetBackup
4 6 (1.14%) SCVMM
4 6 (1.14%) Cisco UCCE
4 6 (1.14%) Cisco CUCM
4 6 (1.14%) FortiGate
4 6 (1.14%) Vagrant
4 6 (1.14%) Opscode Chef
4 6 (1.14%) Puppet
5 5 (0.95%) ARCserve
5 5 (0.95%) Norton AntiVirus
6 4 (0.76%) SCDPM
6 4 (0.76%) Cisco UCCX
6 4 (0.76%) Forefront Identity Manager
7 3 (0.57%) Backup Exec
8 2 (0.38%) SCOrch
Vendors
1 123 (23.34%) Oracle
2 98 (18.60%) Fujitsu
3 95 (18.03%) Microsoft
4 48 (9.11%) Cisco
5 36 (6.83%) VMware
6 30 (5.69%) Hyperion
7 28 (5.31%) Citrix
8 24 (4.55%) Juniper
9 22 (4.17%) HP
10 21 (3.98%) SAP
11 19 (3.61%) F5
12 18 (3.42%) CheckPoint
13 17 (3.23%) IBM
14 13 (2.47%) AppSense
15 11 (2.09%) Fortinet
15 11 (2.09%) BMC
16 10 (1.90%) EMC
16 10 (1.90%) Remedy
16 10 (1.90%) Open Text
16 10 (1.90%) SOASTA, Inc
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Lawrence Harvey Enterprise
Salary: £55000 - £65000 per annum + car allowance, bonus, benefits
Posted: 16 hours ago
Warwick, Warwickshire
Accenture
Salary: From £25,000 to £31,000 per annum
Posted: 23 hours ago
Warwick, Warwickshire
Accenture
Salary: From £31,500 to £39,000 per annum
Posted: 23 hours ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: From £45,000 to £65,000 per annum plus EXCELLENT package and benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
NES Global Talent
Salary: £60000 to £65000 per annum - Excellent
Posted: Yesterday
Birmingham, Warwickshire
Steria
Salary: £78k - £82k + 15% Flexible Benefits DoE
Posted: 2 days ago
West Midlands
ReThink Recruitment
Salary: £35000 - £43500 per annum + Excellent benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Birmingham, Warwickshire
Steria
Salary: £48k - £52k + 15% Flexible Benefits DoE
Posted: 2 days ago
Birmingham, Warwickshire
Steria
Salary: £70k - £90k + 15% Benefits Dependant on Experience
Posted: 2 days ago
Birmingham, Warwickshire
Steria
Salary: £85k - £100k + 15% Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Malvern, Worcestershire
X4 Group
Salary: £36k - 38k per year
Posted: 3 days ago
West Midlands
LA International
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Birmingham
Bluefire Consulting
Salary: £30000 - £32000 per annum
Posted: 11 days ago
Rugby, Warwickshire
Airwave
Posted: 11 days ago
Birmingham
Interquest - Korus Group - Brighton
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 21 days ago
Rugby, Warwickshire
Airwave
Posted: 23 days ago