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 30 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
30 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Security Clearance
Rank 32 56 101
Rank change year-on-year
+24 +45
Permanent jobs citing Security Cleared 345 206 107
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 6.10% 3.83% 2.19%
As % of the Qualifications category 21.89% 13.51% 7.82%
Number of salaries quoted 277 153 81
Average salary £60,000 £45,000 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+33.33% -10.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,800 £31,500 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £57,500 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £46,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+9.41% +6.25%
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
1576 1525 1368
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 27.85% 28.37% 28.06%
Number of salaries quoted 1322 1299 1132
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +2.56%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £25,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

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 30 September 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 30 September 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 +30 252 £60,000 +33.33% 8
Warwickshire +25 36 £44,000 -2.22% 2
Solihull -17 28 - -
Staffordshire -15 9 £30,000 -7.69%
Worcestershire -5 2 £38,750 -29.54% 3
Shropshire -3 1 - -
Wolverhampton -5 1 £31,500 -
Coventry -16 1 £29,000 -3.33%
Wednesbury - 1 - -
Security Cleared
England

Security Cleared
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 30 September 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.

1 406 (65.70%) SC Cleared
2 201 (32.52%) Finance
3 193 (31.23%) Retail
4 171 (27.67%) Oracle
5 114 (18.45%) Windows
6 109 (17.64%) Telecoms
7 98 (15.86%) Oracle EBS
8 94 (15.21%) Microsoft
9 93 (15.05%) ITIL
10 92 (14.89%) SQL
11 88 (14.24%) Java
12 86 (13.92%) Fujitsu
13 77 (12.46%) Back Office
14 75 (12.14%) Project Management
14 75 (12.14%) CRM
15 74 (11.97%) Agile Software Development
16 73 (11.81%) MS Excel
17 72 (11.65%) Mentoring
18 71 (11.49%) Business Intelligence
19 69 (11.17%) Oracle EBS R12
20 66 (10.68%) ERP
20 66 (10.68%) PRINCE2
21 61 (9.87%) XML
22 60 (9.71%) SOA
22 60 (9.71%) Firewall
23 59 (9.55%) Linux
24 58 (9.39%) Migration
24 58 (9.39%) Business Development
25 56 (9.06%) Cisco
26 55 (8.90%) Workflow

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

For the 6 months to 30 September 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 49 (7.93%) Oracle Workflow
2 29 (4.69%) SharePoint
3 21 (3.40%) SharePoint Server
4 17 (2.75%) MS Exchange
5 14 (2.27%) Exchange Server 2010
5 14 (2.27%) Exchange Server 2013
6 11 (1.78%) IBM Notes
7 10 (1.62%) Oracle SOA Suite
7 10 (1.62%) Exchange Server 2003
8 9 (1.46%) WebLogic
8 9 (1.46%) WebSphere
8 9 (1.46%) Exchange Server 2007
8 9 (1.46%) Exchange Server 2000
9 7 (1.13%) Lync
9 7 (1.13%) Apache Pig
10 4 (0.65%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
10 4 (0.65%) IIS
10 4 (0.65%) SAS
11 3 (0.49%) Apache
11 3 (0.49%) Tomcat
Applications
1 73 (11.81%) MS Excel
2 32 (5.18%) MS Office
3 29 (4.69%) MS Project
4 5 (0.81%) MS Visio
5 4 (0.65%) Photoshop
6 2 (0.32%) Adobe Illustrator
6 2 (0.32%) Spreadsheet
7 1 (0.16%) AutoCAD
Business Applications
1 98 (15.86%) Oracle EBS
2 69 (11.17%) Oracle EBS R12
3 46 (7.44%) Oracle ERP
4 24 (3.88%) Oracle Applications
5 17 (2.75%) Oracle iRecruitment
5 17 (2.75%) Oracle iProcurement
6 15 (2.43%) Hyperion Planning
7 13 (2.10%) Dynamics CRM
8 11 (1.78%) HFM
9 10 (1.62%) Remedy ITSM
10 7 (1.13%) Oracle BPM
11 4 (0.65%) SAP BPC
11 4 (0.65%) Magento
11 4 (0.65%) assyst
12 3 (0.49%) Dynamics NAV
12 3 (0.49%) SAP QM
12 3 (0.49%) Sentinel
12 3 (0.49%) SAP PP
13 2 (0.32%) SAP APO
13 2 (0.32%) SAP FI
Cloud Services
1 16 (2.59%) Taleo
2 6 (0.97%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 60 (9.71%) Firewall
2 23 (3.72%) SSL
3 21 (3.40%) TCP/IP
4 19 (3.07%) HTTP
5 17 (2.75%) LDAP
6 16 (2.59%) 4G
7 15 (2.43%) Wireless
8 13 (2.10%) VPN
9 12 (1.94%) Internet
9 12 (1.94%) OSPF
10 11 (1.78%) BGP
10 11 (1.78%) TETRA
11 10 (1.62%) GPRS
12 9 (1.46%) Unified Communications
13 8 (1.29%) LAN
13 8 (1.29%) WAN
14 7 (1.13%) VoIP
14 7 (1.13%) Network Security
15 6 (0.97%) Junos
16 5 (0.81%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 36 (5.83%) Oracle BI EE
2 29 (4.69%) Data Warehouse
3 28 (4.53%) Essbase
4 27 (4.37%) Oracle BI Publisher
5 25 (4.05%) Oracle Discoverer
6 24 (3.88%) Oracle Reports
7 23 (3.72%) SQL Server
8 21 (3.40%) Oracle Database
9 20 (3.24%) SQL Server Reporting Services
10 19 (3.07%) Oracle Database 11g
11 14 (2.27%) EDRMS
12 12 (1.94%) Relational Database
13 11 (1.78%) SQL Server 2008
13 11 (1.78%) SQL Server Integration Services
14 10 (1.62%) Big Data
14 10 (1.62%) RDBMS
15 9 (1.46%) Oracle Database 10g
15 9 (1.46%) Oracle Exadata
16 7 (1.13%) Apache Cassandra
16 7 (1.13%) MarkLogic
Development Applications
1 44 (7.12%) JIRA
2 25 (4.05%) Ant
2 25 (4.05%) Git (software)
3 22 (3.56%) Appcelerator Titanium
4 18 (2.91%) Oracle Forms
5 17 (2.75%) Jenkins
6 14 (2.27%) Talend Open Studio
7 10 (1.62%) Team Foundation Server
7 10 (1.62%) Selenium
8 9 (1.46%) LoadRunner
9 8 (1.29%) NeoLoad
10 3 (0.49%) JMeter
11 2 (0.32%) jMock
11 2 (0.32%) JUnit
11 2 (0.32%) Visual Studio
11 2 (0.32%) WebDriver
11 2 (0.32%) Cucumber
11 2 (0.32%) SoapUI
11 2 (0.32%) Dreamweaver
11 2 (0.32%) LoadUI
General
1 201 (32.52%) Finance
2 193 (31.23%) Retail
3 109 (17.64%) Telecoms
4 77 (12.46%) Back Office
5 32 (5.18%) German Language
6 13 (2.10%) Legal
7 8 (1.29%) Marketing
8 7 (1.13%) Manufacturing
9 5 (0.81%) Banking
10 2 (0.32%) General Ledger
10 2 (0.32%) Advertising
10 2 (0.32%) Electronics
11 1 (0.16%) Law
11 1 (0.16%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 141 (22.82%) Consultant
2 87 (14.08%) Developer
3 74 (11.97%) Architect
4 62 (10.03%) Oracle Consultant
5 38 (6.15%) Project Manager
6 36 (5.83%) Senior Architect
7 35 (5.66%) Functional Consultant
7 35 (5.66%) Oracle Functional Consultant
8 31 (5.02%) Analyst
9 28 (4.53%) Applications Developer
10 23 (3.72%) Solutions Architect
11 22 (3.56%) Hyperion Consultant
11 22 (3.56%) Mobile Applications Developer
11 22 (3.56%) Mobile Developer
12 20 (3.24%) Senior Consultant
13 19 (3.07%) SAP Consultant
14 17 (2.75%) Team Leader
15 16 (2.59%) Network Architect
15 16 (2.59%) Senior Developer
16 15 (2.43%) Test Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 61 (9.87%) XML
2 45 (7.28%) HTML
3 42 (6.80%) CSS
4 35 (5.66%) HTML5
5 32 (5.18%) .NET
6 30 (4.85%) jQuery
7 29 (4.69%) Middleware
8 25 (4.05%) Ajax
8 25 (4.05%) JSON
8 25 (4.05%) PhoneGap
8 25 (4.05%) AngularJS
9 23 (3.72%) Silverlight
10 15 (2.43%) Java EE
11 12 (1.94%) ASP.NET
12 11 (1.78%) WCF
13 10 (1.62%) SOAP
14 9 (1.46%) Oracle Fusion
15 8 (1.29%) Web Services
16 7 (1.13%) SAP Smart Forms
16 7 (1.13%) BAPI
Miscellaneous
1 43 (6.96%) Analytical Skills
2 36 (5.83%) Data Integration
3 30 (4.85%) Mobile App
3 30 (4.85%) User Experience
4 26 (4.21%) Blackberry
5 24 (3.88%) N-Tier
6 23 (3.72%) Management Information System
7 20 (3.24%) Clustering
8 18 (2.91%) Open Source
9 14 (2.27%) Taxonomies
10 13 (2.10%) Mainframe
10 13 (2.10%) Life Science
11 6 (0.97%) SecurID
11 6 (0.97%) Statistics
12 5 (0.81%) IBM Mainframe
13 4 (0.65%) Computer Science
13 4 (0.65%) Data Structures
13 4 (0.65%) PKI
14 3 (0.49%) EPoS
15 2 (0.32%) AS400
Operating Systems
1 114 (18.45%) Windows
2 59 (9.55%) Linux
3 53 (8.58%) UNIX
4 35 (5.66%) Windows 8
5 25 (4.05%) Android
5 25 (4.05%) Apple iOS
6 21 (3.40%) Solaris
7 20 (3.24%) Windows 7
8 18 (2.91%) Windows Server 2008
9 14 (2.27%) Windows Server 2003
10 11 (1.78%) AIX
11 7 (1.13%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
11 7 (1.13%) Windows Server 2012
12 5 (0.81%) MVS
13 4 (0.65%) Oracle Linux
14 3 (0.49%) SUSE
14 3 (0.49%) Windows 2000
14 3 (0.49%) Windows XP
15 2 (0.32%) VMS
16 1 (0.16%) Windows NT
Processes & Methodologies
1 93 (15.05%) ITIL
2 75 (12.14%) CRM
2 75 (12.14%) Project Management
3 74 (11.97%) Agile Software Development
4 72 (11.65%) Mentoring
5 71 (11.49%) Business Intelligence
6 66 (10.68%) ERP
6 66 (10.68%) PRINCE2
7 60 (9.71%) SOA
8 58 (9.39%) Migration
8 58 (9.39%) Business Development
9 55 (8.90%) Workflow
10 50 (8.09%) Scrum
11 45 (7.28%) Data Management
12 36 (5.83%) Data Migration
13 35 (5.66%) Six Sigma
14 34 (5.50%) E-Commerce
15 32 (5.18%) Benchmarking
16 30 (4.85%) MVC
16 30 (4.85%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 92 (14.89%) SQL
2 88 (14.24%) Java
3 38 (6.15%) PL/SQL
4 36 (5.83%) JavaScript
5 27 (4.37%) C#
6 23 (3.72%) VB
7 22 (3.56%) ActionScript
7 22 (3.56%) Objective-C
7 22 (3.56%) ActionScript 3.0
8 15 (2.43%) Shell Script
9 11 (1.78%) VBScript
9 11 (1.78%) ABAP
10 10 (1.62%) VB.NET
10 10 (1.62%) Perl
10 10 (1.62%) Tcl
11 9 (1.46%) PowerShell
11 9 (1.46%) C
12 8 (1.29%) VB6
13 7 (1.13%) SAPscript
13 7 (1.13%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 406 (65.70%) SC Cleared
2 29 (4.69%) Degree
3 26 (4.21%) Cisco Certification
4 19 (3.07%) ISEB
5 18 (2.91%) CCNP
6 17 (2.75%) PRINCE2 Certification
7 14 (2.27%) Microsoft Certification
8 11 (1.78%) ITIL Certification
9 10 (1.62%) OCP
9 10 (1.62%) Oracle Certification
9 10 (1.62%) CISSP
10 9 (1.46%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
10 9 (1.46%) CCNA
10 9 (1.46%) MCP
11 8 (1.29%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
11 8 (1.29%) DV Cleared
12 5 (0.81%) MCITP
12 5 (0.81%) HND
13 4 (0.65%) HNC
13 4 (0.65%) ACSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 21 (3.40%) Data Quality
2 17 (2.75%) QA
3 16 (2.59%) SLA
4 13 (2.10%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 6 (0.97%) COSO
5 6 (0.97%) ISO 9001
5 6 (0.97%) Sarbanes-Oxley
6 1 (0.16%) BS7799
6 1 (0.16%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 23 (3.72%) Active Directory
2 22 (3.56%) VMware Infrastructure
3 19 (3.07%) XenApp
4 12 (1.94%) Hyper-V
4 12 (1.94%) VMware ESX
5 11 (1.78%) Oracle RMAN
6 10 (1.62%) PowerHA
7 9 (1.46%) XenDesktop
8 7 (1.13%) HDFS
8 7 (1.13%) Oracle RAC
9 6 (0.97%) Microsoft App-V
9 6 (0.97%) Terminal Services
10 4 (0.65%) Microsoft Virtual Server
11 3 (0.49%) Citrix Presentation Server
11 3 (0.49%) VMware ESXi
12 1 (0.16%) Terminal Server
12 1 (0.16%) ProxySG
12 1 (0.16%) Nmap
Systems Management
1 17 (2.75%) Puppet
1 17 (2.75%) Vagrant
1 17 (2.75%) Opscode Chef
2 9 (1.46%) SCCM
3 7 (1.13%) SCOM
3 7 (1.13%) Tivoli
3 7 (1.13%) BMC PATROL
3 7 (1.13%) Control-M
3 7 (1.13%) Cisco CUCM
4 6 (0.97%) FortiGate
4 6 (0.97%) Cisco UCCE
5 5 (0.81%) SCVMM
5 5 (0.81%) NetBackup
5 5 (0.81%) SCDPM
5 5 (0.81%) Forefront Identity Manager
6 4 (0.65%) OpenView
6 4 (0.65%) ARCserve
6 4 (0.65%) Norton AntiVirus
6 4 (0.65%) WSUS
6 4 (0.65%) ServiceCenter
Vendors
1 171 (27.67%) Oracle
2 94 (15.21%) Microsoft
3 86 (13.92%) Fujitsu
4 56 (9.06%) Cisco
5 47 (7.61%) VMware
6 44 (7.12%) Hyperion
7 38 (6.15%) IBM
8 32 (5.18%) SAP
9 27 (4.37%) HP
10 26 (4.21%) Citrix
11 25 (4.05%) Sencha
12 24 (3.88%) Juniper
13 22 (3.56%) CheckPoint
13 22 (3.56%) Appcelerator
14 18 (2.91%) F5
14 18 (2.91%) Informatica
15 17 (2.75%) Open Text
16 16 (2.59%) EMC
17 14 (2.27%) Talend
18 12 (1.94%) Remedy
West Midlands
Hudson - London
Salary: £80000 - £100000 per annum + 40% Bonus + Car + Package
Posted: 2 hours ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Experis Ltd
Salary: £70000 - £90000 per annum
Posted: 10 hours ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Experis Ltd
Salary: £56000 - £56500 per annum + car, benefits, 20% bonus
Posted: 21 hours ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Atos
Salary: competitive + car + bonus
Posted: 4 days ago
Warwick, Warwickshire
Global Technology Solutions Ltd
Salary: £33000 per annum + including shift allowance
Posted: 5 days ago
West Midlands
Lorien Resourcing
Posted: 5 days ago
Alcester, Warwickshire
Kingfisher Consultancy
Salary: £20000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
West Midlands
LA International
Salary: £38000 - £46000 per annum + market leading benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Birmingham
The People Network
Salary: £65000 - £75000 per annum + Excellent Bens
Posted: 19 days ago