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 20 February 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
20 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Security Clearance
England / West Midlands
Rank 114 84 65
Rank change year-on-year
-30 -19
Permanent jobs citing Security Cleared 96 176 199
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 2.03% 3.03% 3.94%
As % of the Qualifications category 9.27% 11.60% 15.27%
Number of salaries quoted 65 131 157
Median salary £45,000 £45,000 £50,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
- -10.89%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £63,000 £62,500 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £46,500
% change year-on-year
- -3.22%

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
1036 1517 1303
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 21.88% 26.15% 25.82%
Number of salaries quoted 782 1179 1101
Median salary £42,500 £42,500 £41,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +2.40%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £25,150
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £60,000 £62,500
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 20 February 2017.

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 20 February 2017. 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 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 -17 45 £35,000 -22.22% 10
Warwickshire +36 14 £40,000 +26.64% 1
Worcestershire -12 12 £56,000 +31.76% 5
Herefordshire - 12 £45,000 - 1
Staffordshire -8 5 £35,000 +7.69% 1
Coventry +7 4 £32,500 -46.93%
Shropshire -8 4 £44,738 -5.81% 5
West Bromwich +11 2 £37,500 -
Solihull -22 2 £32,500 -18.75%
Security Cleared
England

Security Cleared
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 20 February 2017, 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.

1 216 (74.74%) SC Cleared
2 102 (35.29%) Microsoft
3 85 (29.41%) ITIL
4 75 (25.95%) Data Centre
5 66 (22.84%) Service Delivery
6 60 (20.76%) MS Excel
6 60 (20.76%) Continuous Improvement
7 57 (19.72%) VMware
8 56 (19.38%) PCI DSS
9 52 (17.99%) Windows
9 52 (17.99%) CISSP
10 50 (17.30%) Firewall
11 48 (16.61%) Information Security
11 48 (16.61%) ISO/IEC 27001
12 47 (16.26%) CISM
13 45 (15.57%) ITIL Certification
13 45 (15.57%) SQL
14 44 (15.22%) Management Information System
15 41 (14.19%) Linux
15 41 (14.19%) Active Directory
16 40 (13.84%) Presales
17 39 (13.49%) LAN
18 38 (13.15%) DNS
18 38 (13.15%) SCCM
19 36 (12.46%) IBM
20 35 (12.11%) WAN
20 35 (12.11%) SIEM
20 35 (12.11%) Cybersecurity
21 34 (11.76%) Degree
21 34 (11.76%) Project Management

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 25 (8.65%) SharePoint
2 19 (6.57%) IIS
3 9 (3.11%) SharePoint 2010
3 9 (3.11%) SharePoint 2013
4 4 (1.38%) MS Exchange
5 3 (1.04%) Confluence
5 3 (1.04%) Documentum
5 3 (1.04%) Exchange Server 2010
5 3 (1.04%) Skype for Business
6 2 (0.69%) Exchange Server 2013
7 1 (0.35%) CICS
7 1 (0.35%) Oracle Workflow
7 1 (0.35%) SharePoint Server
Applications
1 60 (20.76%) MS Excel
2 23 (7.96%) MS Office
3 4 (1.38%) InfoPath
4 3 (1.04%) MS PowerPoint
4 3 (1.04%) MS Project
4 3 (1.04%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 31 (10.73%) Sentinel
2 14 (4.84%) assyst
2 14 (4.84%) Dynamics AX
3 7 (2.42%) Dynamics CRM
4 3 (1.04%) Dynamics NAV
5 2 (0.69%) Maximo
6 1 (0.35%) Oracle Applications
6 1 (0.35%) Oracle EBS
6 1 (0.35%) Remedy ITSM
6 1 (0.35%) SAP BPC
6 1 (0.35%) SAP S/4HANA
Cloud Services
1 32 (11.07%) Office 365
2 16 (5.54%) Microsoft Azure
3 13 (4.50%) Amazon AWS
4 8 (2.77%) Amazon EC2
5 5 (1.73%) Azure Active Directory
6 2 (0.69%) SaaS
7 1 (0.35%) IaaS
7 1 (0.35%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 50 (17.30%) Firewall
2 39 (13.49%) LAN
3 38 (13.15%) DNS
4 35 (12.11%) WAN
5 22 (7.61%) Network Security
6 21 (7.27%) MPLS
7 20 (6.92%) OSPF
8 19 (6.57%) DHCP
8 19 (6.57%) SSL
9 18 (6.23%) Cisco ASA
9 18 (6.23%) Cisco Nexus
10 17 (5.88%) Cisco IOS
11 16 (5.54%) BGP-4
11 16 (5.54%) DMVPN
11 16 (5.54%) HSRP
11 16 (5.54%) IPv6
12 12 (4.15%) TCP/IP
13 11 (3.81%) VPN
14 10 (3.46%) ADSL
14 10 (3.46%) PSTN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 19 (6.57%) SQL Server
2 8 (2.77%) SQL Server 2012
2 8 (2.77%) SQL Server 2014
3 7 (2.42%) Big Data
4 6 (2.08%) SQL Server 2008
4 6 (2.08%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 6 (2.08%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 5 (1.73%) Azure SQL Database
5 5 (1.73%) Data Warehouse
6 4 (1.38%) Microsoft Analysis Services
6 4 (1.38%) SQL Server 2005
6 4 (1.38%) SQL Server 2016
6 4 (1.38%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 2 (0.69%) MongoDB
7 2 (0.69%) NoSQL
7 2 (0.69%) Oracle Database
7 2 (0.69%) Oracle Reports
8 1 (0.35%) BusinessObjects
8 1 (0.35%) DB2
8 1 (0.35%) SAP BW
Development Applications
1 15 (5.19%) Jenkins
2 13 (4.50%) Maven
3 12 (4.15%) Visual Studio
4 10 (3.46%) JUnit
5 8 (2.77%) DbUnit
5 8 (2.77%) Git (software)
5 8 (2.77%) jMock
5 8 (2.77%) Mockito
5 8 (2.77%) SonarQube
6 3 (1.04%) Cucumber
6 3 (1.04%) JIRA
6 3 (1.04%) Selenium
6 3 (1.04%) Subversion
6 3 (1.04%) TeamCity
7 2 (0.69%) Eclipse
7 2 (0.69%) Team Foundation Server
8 1 (0.35%) Oracle Forms
General
1 25 (8.65%) Finance
2 24 (8.30%) Publishing
3 9 (3.11%) Retail
4 8 (2.77%) Legal
5 5 (1.73%) Manufacturing
6 3 (1.04%) Telecoms
7 2 (0.69%) Marketing
8 1 (0.35%) Aerospace
8 1 (0.35%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 29 (10.03%) Developer
2 23 (7.96%) Analyst
3 19 (6.57%) Technical Specialist
4 18 (6.23%) Consultant
4 18 (6.23%) Network Engineer
5 17 (5.88%) Architect
5 17 (5.88%) Information Manager
6 16 (5.54%) Cisco Engineer
6 16 (5.54%) Cisco Network Engineer
6 16 (5.54%) Storage Engineer
7 15 (5.19%) Backup Engineer
7 15 (5.19%) Storage and Backup Engineer
8 14 (4.84%) Security Officer
9 12 (4.15%) Coordinator
9 12 (4.15%) Information Officer
9 12 (4.15%) Information Security Officer
9 12 (4.15%) Java Developer
9 12 (4.15%) Security Manager
10 11 (3.81%) Security Engineer
11 10 (3.46%) Project Coordinator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 16 (5.54%) 802.1X
2 14 (4.84%) .NET
3 13 (4.50%) Web Services
4 12 (4.15%) HTML
4 12 (4.15%) REST
4 12 (4.15%) Spring
5 10 (3.46%) CSS
6 9 (3.11%) SOAP
7 8 (2.77%) ASP.NET
7 8 (2.77%) J2EE
7 8 (2.77%) jBPM
7 8 (2.77%) jQuery
7 8 (2.77%) PowerMock
7 8 (2.77%) RESTful
8 5 (1.73%) .NET Framework
8 5 (1.73%) ASP.NET MVC
9 4 (1.38%) HTML5
9 4 (1.38%) WCF
10 3 (1.04%) Entity Framework
10 3 (1.04%) LINQ
Miscellaneous
1 75 (25.95%) Data Centre
2 44 (15.22%) Management Information System
3 31 (10.73%) Analytical Skills
4 19 (6.57%) CMDB
5 16 (5.54%) CESG
6 15 (5.19%) Data Protection Act
7 14 (4.84%) Computer Science
7 14 (4.84%) Freedom of Information
7 14 (4.84%) Video Conferencing
8 11 (3.81%) Security Operations Centre
9 7 (2.42%) PKI
10 6 (2.08%) Cyberthreat
11 5 (1.73%) Private Cloud
12 4 (1.38%) Clustering
12 4 (1.38%) Mobile App
13 3 (1.04%) Driving Licence
14 2 (0.69%) Blackberry
14 2 (0.69%) Cyber Attack
14 2 (0.69%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
14 2 (0.69%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 52 (17.99%) Windows
2 41 (14.19%) Linux
3 28 (9.69%) Windows Server
4 14 (4.84%) Unix
5 13 (4.50%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 13 (4.50%) Windows 7
6 11 (3.81%) Windows 10
7 9 (3.11%) AIX
7 9 (3.11%) Solaris
7 9 (3.11%) Windows 8
8 7 (2.42%) Apple iOS
9 6 (2.08%) Android
10 5 (1.73%) Windows Server 2012
11 4 (1.38%) CentOS
11 4 (1.38%) Windows Server 2008
12 1 (0.35%) Windows Mobile
12 1 (0.35%) Windows XP
12 1 (0.35%) zOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 85 (29.41%) ITIL
2 66 (22.84%) Service Delivery
3 60 (20.76%) Continuous Improvement
4 48 (16.61%) Information Security
5 40 (13.84%) Presales
6 35 (12.11%) Cybersecurity
6 35 (12.11%) SIEM
7 34 (11.76%) Project Management
8 32 (11.07%) Agile Software Development
8 32 (11.07%) Data Protection
8 32 (11.07%) Risk Assessment
8 32 (11.07%) Risk Management
9 30 (10.38%) Line Management
10 29 (10.03%) IT Governance
11 28 (9.69%) Service Management
12 25 (8.65%) ITIL V3
13 24 (8.30%) Penetration Testing
14 23 (7.96%) Incident Management
15 22 (7.61%) CRM
15 22 (7.61%) E-Commerce
Programming Languages
1 45 (15.57%) SQL
2 18 (6.23%) PowerShell
3 13 (4.50%) Java
4 12 (4.15%) C#
4 12 (4.15%) JavaScript
4 12 (4.15%) Perl
5 8 (2.77%) T-SQL
6 7 (2.42%) VB.NET
7 6 (2.08%) C
8 5 (1.73%) F#
9 4 (1.38%) Ada
9 4 (1.38%) Bash Shell
9 4 (1.38%) C++
10 3 (1.04%) PL/SQL
10 3 (1.04%) Python
10 3 (1.04%) VB
10 3 (1.04%) VB6
11 2 (0.69%) ABAP
11 2 (0.69%) Scala
11 2 (0.69%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 216 (74.74%) SC Cleared
2 52 (17.99%) CISSP
3 47 (16.26%) CISM
4 45 (15.57%) ITIL Certification
5 34 (11.76%) Degree
6 31 (10.73%) CISA
7 30 (10.38%) Microsoft Certification
8 26 (9.00%) MCSE
9 25 (8.65%) BPSS Clearance
10 24 (8.30%) DV Cleared
11 23 (7.96%) CCNP
11 23 (7.96%) Cisco Certification
12 21 (7.27%) CEH
13 20 (6.92%) CCNA
14 19 (6.57%) LPIC
15 14 (4.84%) CISMP
15 14 (4.84%) CRISC
16 11 (3.81%) MCSA
17 10 (3.46%) APMP
18 8 (2.77%) Citrix Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 56 (19.38%) PCI DSS
2 48 (16.61%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 27 (9.34%) SLA
4 26 (9.00%) QA
5 22 (7.61%) GPG13
6 19 (6.57%) Disclosure Scotland
7 14 (4.84%) HMG Security Policy Framework
7 14 (4.84%) RMADS
8 3 (1.04%) ISO 9001
9 2 (0.69%) Def Stans
9 2 (0.69%) DO-178B
9 2 (0.69%) DO-254
10 1 (0.35%) COBIT
10 1 (0.35%) ISO 14001
10 1 (0.35%) PA-DSS
System Software
1 41 (14.19%) Active Directory
2 31 (10.73%) VMware Infrastructure
3 19 (6.57%) Firmware
4 9 (3.11%) vSphere
5 8 (2.77%) Docker
6 4 (1.38%) Hyper-V
7 2 (0.69%) BitLocker
8 1 (0.35%) ACF2
8 1 (0.35%) Job Entry Subsystem
8 1 (0.35%) Microsoft Virtual Server
8 1 (0.35%) RACF
8 1 (0.35%) Snort
8 1 (0.35%) Virtual Servers
Systems Management
1 38 (13.15%) SCCM
2 31 (10.73%) SCOM
3 20 (6.92%) Backup Exec
3 20 (6.92%) NetBackup
4 9 (3.11%) SCOrch
5 8 (2.77%) Puppet
6 5 (1.73%) Microsoft Intune
6 5 (1.73%) Opscode Chef
7 4 (1.38%) Ansible
7 4 (1.38%) Terraform
8 2 (0.69%) Host Intrusion Detection System
8 2 (0.69%) Network Intrusion Detection System
8 2 (0.69%) WSUS
9 1 (0.35%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
9 1 (0.35%) Norton AntiVirus
9 1 (0.35%) SCVMM
9 1 (0.35%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 102 (35.29%) Microsoft
2 57 (19.72%) VMware
3 36 (12.46%) IBM
4 32 (11.07%) Red Hat
5 28 (9.69%) Cisco
6 21 (7.27%) Citrix
7 18 (6.23%) F5
8 16 (5.54%) Cyberoam
8 16 (5.54%) ServiceNow
8 16 (5.54%) Symantec
9 9 (3.11%) HP
9 9 (3.11%) SAP
10 7 (2.42%) Juniper
11 4 (1.38%) EMC
11 4 (1.38%) Google
11 4 (1.38%) Oracle
11 4 (1.38%) SaltStack
12 3 (1.04%) Atlassian
12 3 (1.04%) Palo Alto
12 3 (1.04%) Pega
Telford, Shropshire
Lorien Resourcing
Salary: Competitive Salary Package
Posted: 3 hours ago
Malvern, Worcestershire
Experis Ltd
Salary: £55000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Senitor Associates
Salary: £18000 - £22000 per annum + Great Benefits + Company
Posted: 3 days ago
Shrewsbury, Shropshire
IT Talent Solutions
Salary: From £25,000 to £30,000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
West Midlands
EMBS Ltd
Salary: £25k - 50k per year + Amazing Bens!
Posted: 3 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £75,000 - £95,000 + a lucrative package
Posted: 2 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £30,000 - £60,000 base + competitive package
Posted: 2 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
CGI
Salary: £34000 - £39000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Resourcing People Ltd.
Salary: From £30,000 to £60,000 per annum Plus Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Malvern, Worcestershire
Experis Ltd
Salary: £100000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Malvern, Worcestershire
Experis Ltd
Salary: £56000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Hereford, Herefordshire
Verticality Ltd
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum, Benefits Oncall Allowance, Pension,
Posted: 3 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: Up to £35k - £60k plus competitive package
Posted: 4 days ago
Malvern, Worcestershire
Experis Ltd
Salary: £40000.00 - £60000.00 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Stoke-On-Trent, Staffordshire
LA International
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Wolverhampton, UK
WIPRO
Posted: 14 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £55,000 - £80,000 base + competitive package
Posted: 2 days ago
Telford, Shropshire
Sogeti
Posted: 3 days ago
Telford or Shipley
Revenue & Customs Digital Technology Service
Salary: £64,125 - £70,875 per annum
Posted: 18 days ago
Birmingham
Progressive Recruitment
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 14 days ago
Birmingham
Bluetown Online LTD
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