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 31 August 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
31 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Security Clearance
Rank 70 88 30
Rank change year-on-year
+18 -58
Permanent jobs citing Security Cleared 200 151 352
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 3.45% 2.67% 6.56%
As % of the Qualifications category 12.91% 10.34% 23.62%
Number of salaries quoted 116 98 281
Median salary £48,000 £48,000 £60,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
- -20.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,250 £22,800 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £65,500 £80,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year
- -5.26%
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
1549 1460 1490
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 26.72% 25.85% 27.76%
Number of salaries quoted 1145 1175 1234
Median salary £42,500 £43,500 £41,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-2.29% +4.81%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £26,750 £27,850
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £67,500 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £41,500
% change year-on-year
- +2.40%

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 31 August 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 31 August 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 -2 124 £60,000 +6.66% 10
Staffordshire +10 18 £31,500 +5.00% 1
Warwickshire -4 13 £52,500 +145.94%
Coventry +9 12 £42,250 +12.66% 1
Shropshire -7 10 £21,500 -66.03% 2
Wolverhampton - 8 £26,500 -
Worcestershire +11 7 £48,000 +37.14%
West Bromwich +5 4 £41,250 -
Herefordshire - 4 £45,000 - 1
Walsall - 4 £31,500 -
Solihull +8 1 - - 3
Security Cleared
England

Security Cleared
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 31 August 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.

1 311 (79.54%) SC Cleared
2 143 (36.57%) Microsoft
3 84 (21.48%) MS Excel
4 75 (19.18%) ITIL
5 66 (16.88%) Cybersecurity
6 63 (16.11%) Service Delivery
6 63 (16.11%) Windows
7 62 (15.86%) VMware
8 57 (14.58%) Finance
9 56 (14.32%) Data Centre
10 53 (13.55%) Security Operations
10 53 (13.55%) Security Architecture
11 52 (13.30%) SQL
12 48 (12.28%) Firewall
13 45 (11.51%) CISSP
13 45 (11.51%) ISO/IEC 27001
14 44 (11.25%) IBM
14 44 (11.25%) ITIL Certification
14 44 (11.25%) Security Operations Centre
15 38 (9.72%) Change Control
16 36 (9.21%) Linux
16 36 (9.21%) Service Design
17 35 (8.95%) PKI
18 34 (8.70%) Degree
19 33 (8.44%) MS Office
20 32 (8.18%) Active Directory
20 32 (8.18%) Cisco
20 32 (8.18%) CISM
21 30 (7.67%) SLA
21 30 (7.67%) SIEM

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 29 (7.42%) SharePoint
2 12 (3.07%) IIS
3 6 (1.53%) Skype for Business
4 5 (1.28%) Apache Pig
4 5 (1.28%) MS Exchange
5 4 (1.02%) Confluence
6 3 (0.77%) Exchange Server 2010
7 2 (0.51%) Apache
7 2 (0.51%) Apache Spark
7 2 (0.51%) Captiva
7 2 (0.51%) Documentum
7 2 (0.51%) Elasticsearch
7 2 (0.51%) Exchange Server 2013
8 1 (0.26%) nginx
8 1 (0.26%) Oracle Workflow
8 1 (0.26%) SAS
8 1 (0.26%) SharePoint 2010
8 1 (0.26%) SharePoint 2013
8 1 (0.26%) Tomcat
8 1 (0.26%) WebLogic
Applications
1 84 (21.48%) MS Excel
2 33 (8.44%) MS Office
3 11 (2.81%) Spreadsheet
4 7 (1.79%) MS Visio
5 3 (0.77%) MS Project
6 2 (0.51%) EViews
6 2 (0.51%) MS PowerPoint
6 2 (0.51%) Simulink
6 2 (0.51%) Stateflow
Business Applications
1 11 (2.81%) Sentinel
2 9 (2.30%) Dynamics CRM
3 5 (1.28%) Maximo
4 2 (0.51%) Payment Gateway
4 2 (0.51%) SAP EHS
5 1 (0.26%) Oracle Applications
5 1 (0.26%) Oracle EBS
5 1 (0.26%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 14 (3.58%) Microsoft Azure
2 9 (2.30%) Office 365
3 7 (1.79%) Azure Active Directory
4 4 (1.02%) IaaS
4 4 (1.02%) PaaS
4 4 (1.02%) SaaS
5 3 (0.77%) Amazon AWS
5 3 (0.77%) Amazon EC2
6 1 (0.26%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 48 (12.28%) Firewall
2 29 (7.42%) WAN
3 26 (6.65%) LAN
4 24 (6.14%) VPN
5 20 (5.12%) MPLS
6 17 (4.35%) DNS
7 16 (4.09%) BGP
7 16 (4.09%) VLAN
8 13 (3.32%) RSVP
9 12 (3.07%) Network Security
9 12 (3.07%) SSL
10 10 (2.56%) SAN
11 9 (2.30%) Cisco ASA
12 8 (2.05%) Junos
13 6 (1.53%) IPv4
13 6 (1.53%) Skype
13 6 (1.53%) TCP/IP
13 6 (1.53%) Unified Communications
13 6 (1.53%) Wireless
14 5 (1.28%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 19 (4.86%) SQL Server
2 12 (3.07%) Big Data
3 7 (1.79%) Hadoop
3 7 (1.79%) MongoDB
4 6 (1.53%) Azure SQL Database
5 5 (1.28%) Apache Hive
5 5 (1.28%) HBase
5 5 (1.28%) NoSQL
6 4 (1.02%) Oracle Database
7 3 (0.77%) SQL Server 2014
8 2 (0.51%) Apache Accumulo
8 2 (0.51%) Apache Cassandra
8 2 (0.51%) Data Warehouse
8 2 (0.51%) IBM InfoSphere
8 2 (0.51%) Neo4j
8 2 (0.51%) QlikView
8 2 (0.51%) SQL Server 2005
8 2 (0.51%) SQL Server 2008
8 2 (0.51%) SQL Server 2012
8 2 (0.51%) SQL Server 2016
Development Applications
1 12 (3.07%) Visual Studio
2 5 (1.28%) Team Foundation Server
3 4 (1.02%) Eclipse
3 4 (1.02%) JIRA
3 4 (1.02%) JUnit
3 4 (1.02%) Maven
4 2 (0.51%) VSS/SourceSafe
5 1 (0.26%) Burp Suite
5 1 (0.26%) ClearCase
5 1 (0.26%) gulp
5 1 (0.26%) Oracle Forms
5 1 (0.26%) Rational DOORS
5 1 (0.26%) Selenium
5 1 (0.26%) SoapUI
5 1 (0.26%) webpack
General
1 57 (14.58%) Finance
2 21 (5.37%) Retail
3 20 (5.12%) Publishing
4 12 (3.07%) Telecoms
5 9 (2.30%) Manufacturing
6 8 (2.05%) Legal
7 7 (1.79%) Games
8 3 (0.77%) Automotive
8 3 (0.77%) Back Office
8 3 (0.77%) Electronics
9 2 (0.51%) Banking
9 2 (0.51%) Multimedia
10 1 (0.26%) Marketing
10 1 (0.26%) Military
Job Titles
1 65 (16.62%) Architect
2 62 (15.86%) Consultant
3 52 (13.30%) Analyst
4 45 (11.51%) Security Consultant
5 39 (9.97%) Developer
6 36 (9.21%) Network Engineer
7 31 (7.93%) Security Architect
8 27 (6.91%) Backup Engineer
8 27 (6.91%) Storage and Backup Engineer
8 27 (6.91%) Storage Engineer
9 25 (6.39%) Cybersecurity Architect
10 22 (5.63%) Service Architect
11 19 (4.86%) Cybersecurity Consultant
12 18 (4.60%) Web Developer
13 16 (4.09%) Applications Developer
13 16 (4.09%) Web Applications Developer
14 13 (3.32%) Information Security Consultant
15 12 (3.07%) SOC Manager
15 12 (3.07%) Technical Specialist
16 11 (2.81%) Juniper Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 27 (6.91%) .NET
2 19 (4.86%) HTML
3 14 (3.58%) ASP.NET
4 13 (3.32%) CSS
5 11 (2.81%) HTML5
6 10 (2.56%) jQuery
7 7 (1.79%) XML
8 4 (1.02%) .NET Framework
8 4 (1.02%) CGI
8 4 (1.02%) Hibernate
8 4 (1.02%) Java EE
8 4 (1.02%) JSP
8 4 (1.02%) Servlets
8 4 (1.02%) Spring
8 4 (1.02%) Struts
9 3 (0.77%) ASP.NET MVC
9 3 (0.77%) Flash
10 2 (0.51%) AngularJS
10 2 (0.51%) JSON
10 2 (0.51%) ZeroMQ
Miscellaneous
1 56 (14.32%) Data Centre
2 44 (11.25%) Security Operations Centre
3 35 (8.95%) PKI
4 26 (6.65%) Analytical Skills
5 17 (4.35%) CMDB
6 15 (3.84%) Mobile App
7 14 (3.58%) Management Information System
8 10 (2.56%) Computer Science
9 9 (2.30%) Cryptography
10 7 (1.79%) Private Cloud
11 6 (1.53%) CESG
12 5 (1.28%) Driving Licence
13 4 (1.02%) Virtual Team
14 3 (0.77%) Hybrid Cloud
14 3 (0.77%) Life Science
14 3 (0.77%) Statistics
15 2 (0.51%) Clustering
15 2 (0.51%) Fat Client
15 2 (0.51%) Smartphone
15 2 (0.51%) VHDL
Operating Systems
1 63 (16.11%) Windows
2 36 (9.21%) Linux
3 28 (7.16%) Windows Server
4 17 (4.35%) Unix
5 9 (2.30%) Windows 8
5 9 (2.30%) Windows Server 2012
6 8 (2.05%) Android
6 8 (2.05%) Apple iOS
6 8 (2.05%) Windows 10
7 7 (1.79%) Windows 7
8 6 (1.53%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 6 (1.53%) Solaris
9 5 (1.28%) Windows Server 2008
10 4 (1.02%) AIX
11 3 (0.77%) CentOS
12 2 (0.51%) Data ONTAP
12 2 (0.51%) Mac OS X
13 1 (0.26%) Debian
13 1 (0.26%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 75 (19.18%) ITIL
2 66 (16.88%) Cybersecurity
3 63 (16.11%) Service Delivery
4 53 (13.55%) Security Architecture
4 53 (13.55%) Security Operations
5 38 (9.72%) Change Control
6 36 (9.21%) Service Design
7 30 (7.67%) SIEM
8 29 (7.42%) Information Security
8 29 (7.42%) Presales
9 26 (6.65%) Data Protection
9 26 (6.65%) Threat Analysis
10 25 (6.39%) Continuous Improvement
10 25 (6.39%) Multi-Factor Authentication
11 24 (6.14%) Fraud Detection
11 24 (6.14%) Identity Management
12 20 (5.12%) Line Management
13 16 (4.09%) Agile Software Development
13 16 (4.09%) Mentoring
14 14 (3.58%) Service Management
Programming Languages
1 52 (13.30%) SQL
2 23 (5.88%) C#
3 20 (5.12%) T-SQL
4 18 (4.60%) VB.NET
5 17 (4.35%) JavaScript
6 12 (3.07%) F#
7 11 (2.81%) Java
7 11 (2.81%) Perl
8 10 (2.56%) Python
9 9 (2.30%) PowerShell
10 8 (2.05%) C
11 6 (1.53%) MATLAB
12 5 (1.28%) PL/SQL
13 3 (0.77%) Shell Script
14 2 (0.51%) Bash Shell
14 2 (0.51%) C++
14 2 (0.51%) PHP
14 2 (0.51%) R
14 2 (0.51%) Ruby
14 2 (0.51%) Scala
Qualifications
1 311 (79.54%) SC Cleared
2 45 (11.51%) CISSP
3 44 (11.25%) ITIL Certification
4 34 (8.70%) Degree
5 32 (8.18%) CISM
6 28 (7.16%) DV Cleared
7 26 (6.65%) Cisco Certification
8 21 (5.37%) CCNP
8 21 (5.37%) Microsoft Certification
9 20 (5.12%) CCNA
10 17 (4.35%) BPSS Clearance
11 12 (3.07%) CISA
11 12 (3.07%) CREST Certified
11 12 (3.07%) LPIC
12 11 (2.81%) MCSD
13 10 (2.56%) MCSE
14 9 (2.30%) JNCIS
15 8 (2.05%) CESG Certified Professional
15 8 (2.05%) GIAC
15 8 (2.05%) OSCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 45 (11.51%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 30 (7.67%) SLA
3 16 (4.09%) PCI DSS
4 15 (3.84%) Disclosure Scotland
5 6 (1.53%) HMG Security Policy Framework
6 4 (1.02%) GPG13
6 4 (1.02%) PA-DSS
6 4 (1.02%) QA
7 3 (0.77%) ISO26262
7 3 (0.77%) ISO27002
7 3 (0.77%) JTAG
8 2 (0.51%) ISO22301
8 2 (0.51%) RMADS
9 1 (0.26%) Def Stans
9 1 (0.26%) DO-254
9 1 (0.26%) IEC 61508
9 1 (0.26%) ISO/IEC 15504 (SPICE)
System Software
1 32 (8.18%) Active Directory
2 29 (7.42%) VMware Infrastructure
3 12 (3.07%) Firmware
4 8 (2.05%) Hyper-V
4 8 (2.05%) vSphere
5 6 (1.53%) Virtual Machines
6 5 (1.28%) Apache Flume
7 3 (0.77%) BitLocker
8 2 (0.51%) Apache ZooKeeper
8 2 (0.51%) Virtual Desktop
Systems Management
1 24 (6.14%) SCCM
2 22 (5.63%) SCOM
3 13 (3.32%) NetBackup
4 12 (3.07%) Backup Exec
5 8 (2.05%) SCOrch
6 7 (1.79%) Microsoft Intune
6 7 (1.79%) SCVMM
7 3 (0.77%) Nagios
7 3 (0.77%) vRealize
8 2 (0.51%) SCSM
9 1 (0.26%) SCDPM
9 1 (0.26%) Tivoli
9 1 (0.26%) Tivoli Endpoint Manager
9 1 (0.26%) WSUS
Vendors
1 143 (36.57%) Microsoft
2 62 (15.86%) VMware
3 44 (11.25%) IBM
4 32 (8.18%) Cisco
5 29 (7.42%) Juniper
6 28 (7.16%) Symantec
7 20 (5.12%) Citrix
7 20 (5.12%) Red Hat
8 17 (4.35%) HP
9 15 (3.84%) Oracle
10 7 (1.79%) CheckPoint
10 7 (1.79%) Extreme Networks
10 7 (1.79%) SAP
11 6 (1.53%) NetApp
12 5 (1.28%) Cloudera
12 5 (1.28%) Hortonworks
12 5 (1.28%) MapR
13 4 (1.02%) Avaya
13 4 (1.02%) Dell
13 4 (1.02%) Mercator
Solihull, West Midlands (County)
360 Resourcing Solutions
Salary: £40000.00 to £45000.00 per year
Posted: 6 hours ago
West Midlands
TEKsystems
Salary: £45000 - £60000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 3 hours ago
Solihull, West Midlands (County)
Lorien Resourcing
Salary: Competitive + Benefits
Posted: 22 hours ago
Hereford, Herefordshire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 40,000 - 65,000 + excellent benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Solihull, West Midlands (County)
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £32000 - £40000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Atos
Salary: pension, healthcare, dental +
Posted: Yesterday
Stafford, Staffordshire
Boeing
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 8 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
CGI
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Birmingham
Computer Futures
Salary: Bonus AND Benefits
Posted: 23 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Gambling Commission
Salary: From £27,429 to £33,524 per annum
Posted: 9 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Gambling Commission
Salary: From £28,370 to £34,674 per annum
Posted: 19 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Sogeti
Salary: Competitive Salary + Flexible Benefits Package
Posted: 21 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Sogeti
Salary: Competitive Salary + Flexible Benefits Package
Posted: 22 days ago