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 17 January 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
17 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Security Clearance
England / West Midlands
Rank 85 107 59
Rank change year-on-year
+22 -48
Permanent jobs citing Security Cleared 141 116 218
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 2.89% 2.27% 4.40%
As % of the Qualifications category 12.40% 9.34% 16.53%
Number of salaries quoted 77 79 169
Median salary £45,000 £42,500 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% -15.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £23,400 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,500 £57,500 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000

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
1137 1242 1319
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 23.30% 24.33% 26.62%
Number of salaries quoted 832 978 1134
Median salary £41,500 £41,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+1.21% +2.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £26,000 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £58,780 £60,000 £60,000
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 17 January 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 17 January 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 +22 87 £47,500 +11.76% 7
Herefordshire - 16 £45,000 -
Warwickshire +23 8 £38,500 +79.06% 2
Worcestershire -10 8 £70,000 +53.00% 1
Shropshire -11 8 £44,738 -5.81% 2
Staffordshire -2 7 £35,000 +7.69% 3
Solihull -21 3 £32,500 -33.33% 1
Coventry +5 2 £32,500 -30.85% 3
Security Cleared
England

Security Cleared
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 17 January 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.

1 252 (75.45%) SC Cleared
2 128 (38.32%) Microsoft
3 92 (27.54%) ITIL
4 86 (25.75%) Data Centre
5 75 (22.46%) Service Delivery
6 73 (21.86%) MS Excel
7 69 (20.66%) VMware
8 65 (19.46%) Windows
8 65 (19.46%) Continuous Improvement
9 59 (17.66%) SQL
10 57 (17.07%) Firewall
11 56 (16.77%) CISSP
11 56 (16.77%) PCI DSS
12 53 (15.87%) ISO/IEC 27001
13 49 (14.67%) CISM
13 49 (14.67%) Information Security
14 48 (14.37%) ITIL Certification
15 46 (13.77%) Active Directory
16 45 (13.47%) Presales
17 44 (13.17%) Linux
18 43 (12.87%) IBM
18 43 (12.87%) Management Information System
19 41 (12.28%) DNS
19 41 (12.28%) LAN
19 41 (12.28%) SCCM
20 39 (11.68%) VMware Infrastructure
21 38 (11.38%) Cybersecurity
22 37 (11.08%) Data Protection
22 37 (11.08%) WAN
22 37 (11.08%) 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 31 (9.28%) SharePoint
2 23 (6.89%) IIS
3 10 (2.99%) SharePoint 2010
3 10 (2.99%) SharePoint 2013
4 5 (1.50%) Confluence
4 5 (1.50%) Documentum
5 4 (1.20%) MS Exchange
6 3 (0.90%) Exchange Server 2010
6 3 (0.90%) Skype for Business
7 2 (0.60%) Captiva
7 2 (0.60%) Exchange Server 2013
8 1 (0.30%) Apache
8 1 (0.30%) CICS
8 1 (0.30%) Oracle Workflow
8 1 (0.30%) SAS
8 1 (0.30%) SharePoint Server
8 1 (0.30%) Tomcat
Applications
1 73 (21.86%) MS Excel
2 23 (6.89%) MS Office
3 4 (1.20%) InfoPath
4 3 (0.90%) MS PowerPoint
4 3 (0.90%) MS Project
4 3 (0.90%) MS Visio
5 2 (0.60%) EViews
Business Applications
1 34 (10.18%) Sentinel
2 14 (4.19%) Dynamics AX
3 13 (3.89%) assyst
4 10 (2.99%) Dynamics CRM
5 3 (0.90%) Maximo
6 2 (0.60%) Dynamics NAV
7 1 (0.30%) Oracle Applications
7 1 (0.30%) Oracle EBS
7 1 (0.30%) Remedy ITSM
7 1 (0.30%) SAP BPC
Cloud Services
1 32 (9.58%) Office 365
2 17 (5.09%) Microsoft Azure
3 12 (3.59%) Amazon AWS
4 8 (2.40%) Amazon EC2
5 6 (1.80%) Azure Active Directory
6 2 (0.60%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 57 (17.07%) Firewall
2 41 (12.28%) DNS
2 41 (12.28%) LAN
3 37 (11.08%) WAN
4 25 (7.49%) Network Security
5 23 (6.89%) SSL
6 20 (5.99%) Cisco ASA
7 18 (5.39%) DHCP
7 18 (5.39%) MPLS
8 17 (5.09%) Cisco Nexus
9 16 (4.79%) OSPF
10 15 (4.49%) Cisco IOS
11 14 (4.19%) BGP-4
11 14 (4.19%) DMVPN
11 14 (4.19%) HSRP
11 14 (4.19%) IPv6
12 11 (3.29%) TCP/IP
12 11 (3.29%) VPN
13 9 (2.69%) ADSL
13 9 (2.69%) PSTN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 26 (7.78%) SQL Server
2 9 (2.69%) SQL Server 2012
2 9 (2.69%) SQL Server 2014
3 8 (2.40%) Azure SQL Database
3 8 (2.40%) Big Data
4 7 (2.10%) SQL Server 2008
4 7 (2.10%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 6 (1.80%) Data Warehouse
5 6 (1.80%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 5 (1.50%) SQL Server 2005
6 5 (1.50%) SQL Server 2016
6 5 (1.50%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 4 (1.20%) Microsoft Analysis Services
7 4 (1.20%) Oracle Database
8 2 (0.60%) MongoDB
8 2 (0.60%) NoSQL
8 2 (0.60%) Oracle Reports
9 1 (0.30%) BusinessObjects
9 1 (0.30%) DB2
9 1 (0.30%) SAP BW
Development Applications
1 18 (5.39%) Visual Studio
2 15 (4.49%) Jenkins
2 15 (4.49%) Maven
3 12 (3.59%) JUnit
4 8 (2.40%) DbUnit
4 8 (2.40%) Git (software)
4 8 (2.40%) jMock
4 8 (2.40%) Mockito
4 8 (2.40%) SonarQube
5 5 (1.50%) JIRA
6 4 (1.20%) Eclipse
7 3 (0.90%) Cucumber
7 3 (0.90%) Selenium
7 3 (0.90%) Subversion
7 3 (0.90%) Team Foundation Server
7 3 (0.90%) TeamCity
8 1 (0.30%) Oracle Forms
General
1 36 (10.78%) Finance
2 27 (8.08%) Publishing
3 11 (3.29%) Retail
4 7 (2.10%) Legal
5 6 (1.80%) Manufacturing
6 3 (0.90%) Telecoms
7 2 (0.60%) Marketing
8 1 (0.30%) Aerospace
8 1 (0.30%) Local Government
8 1 (0.30%) Military
Job Titles
1 37 (11.08%) Developer
2 29 (8.68%) Analyst
3 24 (7.19%) Architect
4 23 (6.89%) Consultant
4 23 (6.89%) Technical Specialist
5 22 (6.59%) Network Engineer
6 18 (5.39%) Backup Engineer
6 18 (5.39%) Storage and Backup Engineer
6 18 (5.39%) Storage Engineer
7 17 (5.09%) Information Manager
8 14 (4.19%) Cisco Engineer
8 14 (4.19%) Cisco Network Engineer
8 14 (4.19%) Java Developer
9 13 (3.89%) Security Officer
10 12 (3.59%) Coordinator
10 12 (3.59%) Security Architect
10 12 (3.59%) Security Engineer
10 12 (3.59%) Security Manager
11 11 (3.29%) Information Officer
11 11 (3.29%) Information Security Officer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 21 (6.29%) .NET
2 16 (4.79%) HTML
3 14 (4.19%) 802.1X
3 14 (4.19%) CSS
3 14 (4.19%) Spring
4 13 (3.89%) Web Services
5 12 (3.59%) jQuery
6 11 (3.29%) REST
7 9 (2.69%) ASP.NET
8 8 (2.40%) J2EE
8 8 (2.40%) jBPM
8 8 (2.40%) PowerMock
8 8 (2.40%) RESTful
8 8 (2.40%) SOAP
9 6 (1.80%) .NET Framework
10 5 (1.50%) ASP.NET MVC
11 4 (1.20%) HTML5
11 4 (1.20%) Java EE
11 4 (1.20%) Struts
11 4 (1.20%) WCF
Miscellaneous
1 86 (25.75%) Data Centre
2 43 (12.87%) Management Information System
3 35 (10.48%) Analytical Skills
4 23 (6.89%) CMDB
5 16 (4.79%) CESG
5 16 (4.79%) Security Operations Centre
6 15 (4.49%) Cryptography
6 15 (4.49%) Data Protection Act
7 14 (4.19%) Computer Science
7 14 (4.19%) PKI
8 13 (3.89%) Freedom of Information
8 13 (3.89%) Video Conferencing
9 9 (2.69%) Private Cloud
10 8 (2.40%) Mobile App
11 5 (1.50%) Clustering
11 5 (1.50%) Cyberthreat
12 3 (0.90%) Driving Licence
13 2 (0.60%) Cyber Attack
13 2 (0.60%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
13 2 (0.60%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 65 (19.46%) Windows
2 44 (13.17%) Linux
3 33 (9.88%) Windows Server
4 15 (4.49%) Unix
5 14 (4.19%) Windows 8
6 13 (3.89%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 13 (3.89%) Windows 7
7 12 (3.59%) Windows 10
8 10 (2.99%) Android
8 10 (2.99%) Apple iOS
8 10 (2.99%) Windows Server 2012
9 9 (2.69%) Solaris
10 7 (2.10%) AIX
11 4 (1.20%) CentOS
11 4 (1.20%) Windows Server 2008
12 1 (0.30%) Windows Mobile
12 1 (0.30%) zOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 92 (27.54%) ITIL
2 75 (22.46%) Service Delivery
3 65 (19.46%) Continuous Improvement
4 49 (14.67%) Information Security
5 45 (13.47%) Presales
6 38 (11.38%) Cybersecurity
7 37 (11.08%) Data Protection
7 37 (11.08%) Project Management
8 36 (10.78%) SIEM
9 34 (10.18%) Line Management
10 33 (9.88%) Agile Software Development
11 30 (8.98%) Risk Management
12 29 (8.68%) Risk Assessment
13 28 (8.38%) IT Governance
14 26 (7.78%) ITIL V3
15 25 (7.49%) CRM
15 25 (7.49%) Service Management
16 24 (7.19%) Penetration Testing
16 24 (7.19%) Security Management
17 22 (6.59%) Incident Management
Programming Languages
1 59 (17.66%) SQL
2 18 (5.39%) PowerShell
3 17 (5.09%) C#
4 15 (4.49%) Java
4 15 (4.49%) JavaScript
5 13 (3.89%) Perl
5 13 (3.89%) T-SQL
6 11 (3.29%) F#
6 11 (3.29%) VB.NET
7 5 (1.50%) C
7 5 (1.50%) PL/SQL
8 4 (1.20%) Shell Script
9 3 (0.90%) Bash Shell
9 3 (0.90%) Python
9 3 (0.90%) VB
9 3 (0.90%) VB6
10 2 (0.60%) Ada
10 2 (0.60%) C++
10 2 (0.60%) R
10 2 (0.60%) Scala
Qualifications
1 252 (75.45%) SC Cleared
2 56 (16.77%) CISSP
3 49 (14.67%) CISM
4 48 (14.37%) ITIL Certification
5 35 (10.48%) Degree
5 35 (10.48%) Microsoft Certification
6 29 (8.68%) BPSS Clearance
6 29 (8.68%) CISA
6 29 (8.68%) MCSE
7 26 (7.78%) CCNP
7 26 (7.78%) Cisco Certification
7 26 (7.78%) DV Cleared
8 23 (6.89%) LPIC
9 22 (6.59%) CCNA
10 18 (5.39%) CEH
11 14 (4.19%) CISMP
11 14 (4.19%) CRISC
12 12 (3.59%) MCSA
13 10 (2.99%) APMP
14 9 (2.69%) MCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 56 (16.77%) PCI DSS
2 53 (15.87%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 30 (8.98%) SLA
4 25 (7.49%) QA
5 23 (6.89%) Disclosure Scotland
5 23 (6.89%) GPG13
6 16 (4.79%) HMG Security Policy Framework
7 15 (4.49%) RMADS
8 1 (0.30%) ISO 14001
8 1 (0.30%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 46 (13.77%) Active Directory
2 39 (11.68%) VMware Infrastructure
3 23 (6.89%) Firmware
4 12 (3.59%) vSphere
5 7 (2.10%) Docker
5 7 (2.10%) Hyper-V
6 3 (0.90%) Virtual Machines
7 2 (0.60%) BitLocker
8 1 (0.30%) ACF2
8 1 (0.30%) Job Entry Subsystem
8 1 (0.30%) Microsoft Virtual Server
8 1 (0.30%) RACF
8 1 (0.30%) Virtual Servers
Systems Management
1 41 (12.28%) SCCM
2 35 (10.48%) SCOM
3 23 (6.89%) Backup Exec
3 23 (6.89%) NetBackup
4 9 (2.69%) SCOrch
5 7 (2.10%) Puppet
6 6 (1.80%) Microsoft Intune
7 4 (1.20%) Ansible
7 4 (1.20%) Opscode Chef
7 4 (1.20%) Terraform
8 3 (0.90%) SCVMM
9 2 (0.60%) Host Intrusion Detection System
9 2 (0.60%) Network Intrusion Detection System
10 1 (0.30%) Norton AntiVirus
10 1 (0.30%) SCSM
10 1 (0.30%) Tivoli
10 1 (0.30%) WSUS
Vendors
1 128 (38.32%) Microsoft
2 69 (20.66%) VMware
3 43 (12.87%) IBM
4 36 (10.78%) Red Hat
5 30 (8.98%) Cisco
6 27 (8.08%) Citrix
7 19 (5.69%) Symantec
8 17 (5.09%) F5
9 15 (4.49%) ServiceNow
10 14 (4.19%) Cyberoam
11 12 (3.59%) Juniper
12 9 (2.69%) SAP
13 8 (2.40%) HP
13 8 (2.40%) Oracle
14 6 (1.80%) EMC
15 5 (1.50%) Palo Alto
15 5 (1.50%) Pega
16 4 (1.20%) Google
16 4 (1.20%) SaltStack
17 3 (0.90%) Atlassian
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ReThink Recruitment
Posted: Yesterday
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
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Salary: From £30,000 to £60,000 per annum Plus Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Coventry-CS
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Salary: Competitive + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
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Salary: £20,000 - £22,000 per annum
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Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
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Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
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Salary: £38538.00 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Staffordshire
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Salary: competitive
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CGI
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 18 days ago
Rugby, Warwickshire
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Salary: £20000 - £25000.00 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
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Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 18 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
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Salary: £34000 - £39000 per annum + benefits
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Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + competitive
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