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 27 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Security Clearance
Rank 70 51 74
Rank change year-on-year
-19 +23
Permanent jobs citing Security Cleared 202 236 161
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 3.77% 4.53% 3.20%
As % of the Qualifications category 14.71% 16.91% 11.06%
Number of salaries quoted 136 144 85
Average salary £53,000 £47,750 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+10.99% +12.35%
90% offered a salary of more than £33,000 £25,500 £25,600
10% offered a salary of more than £82,500 £77,850 £67,500
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
- +5.88%
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
1373 1396 1456
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 25.64% 26.79% 28.95%
Number of salaries quoted 1054 1095 1171
Average salary £40,000 £41,405 £38,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-3.39% +8.95%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £25,000 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

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 27 May 2015.

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 27 May 2015. 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 +8 133 £60,000 +9.09% 11
Solihull -14 27 £40,000 -31.91% 2
Warwickshire -2 16 £33,000 +1.53% 2
Worcestershire +2 8 £37,500 -11.76%
Coventry -9 4 £40,000 -2.43%
Staffordshire -12 4 £29,750 -8.46%
West Bromwich - 4 - -
Shropshire -5 3 £37,500 -
Security Cleared
England

Security Cleared
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 27 May 2015, 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.

1 305 (76.83%) SC Cleared
2 104 (26.20%) Agile Software Development
3 93 (23.43%) Microsoft
4 86 (21.66%) Windows
5 78 (19.65%) Scrum
6 75 (18.89%) VMware
7 72 (18.14%) Stakeholder Management
8 70 (17.63%) PRINCE2
9 67 (16.88%) ITIL
10 64 (16.12%) Finance
11 63 (15.87%) SharePoint
12 62 (15.62%) VMware Infrastructure
13 56 (14.11%) SQL
13 56 (14.11%) Citrix
13 56 (14.11%) Data Centre
14 55 (13.85%) MS Excel
15 47 (11.84%) DSDM
16 46 (11.59%) .NET
16 46 (11.59%) XenApp
17 45 (11.34%) Project Management
18 41 (10.33%) XenDesktop
18 41 (10.33%) Windows 7
19 40 (10.08%) SQL Server
19 40 (10.08%) People Management
20 38 (9.57%) DV Cleared
21 37 (9.32%) Cisco
21 37 (9.32%) Migration
22 36 (9.07%) Microsoft App-V
22 36 (9.07%) Office 365
23 35 (8.82%) Mentoring

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

For the 6 months to 27 May 2015, 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 63 (15.87%) SharePoint
2 30 (7.56%) MS Exchange
3 28 (7.05%) SharePoint 2010
4 27 (6.80%) SharePoint 2013
5 20 (5.04%) Exchange Server 2010
6 17 (4.28%) Alfresco
6 17 (4.28%) Documentum
7 16 (4.03%) Exchange Server 2013
8 13 (3.27%) Lync
9 12 (3.02%) Exchange Server 2007
10 9 (2.27%) SAS
11 8 (2.02%) Exchange Server 2000
11 8 (2.02%) Exchange Server 2003
11 8 (2.02%) IBM Notes
12 7 (1.76%) WebLogic
13 5 (1.26%) BizTalk Server
13 5 (1.26%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
14 4 (1.01%) Oracle Workflow
14 4 (1.01%) IIS
15 2 (0.50%) JBoss
Applications
1 55 (13.85%) MS Excel
2 16 (4.03%) InfoPath
3 11 (2.77%) MS Office
4 4 (1.01%) MS PowerPoint
4 4 (1.01%) MS Visio
5 3 (0.76%) MS Project
6 1 (0.25%) Simulink
6 1 (0.25%) Stateflow
Business Applications
1 12 (3.02%) Oracle EBS
2 10 (2.52%) Dynamics CRM
3 9 (2.27%) Oracle EBS R12
4 6 (1.51%) Cognos TM1
5 4 (1.01%) Oracle Applications
6 3 (0.76%) assyst
7 2 (0.50%) SAP Business One
7 2 (0.50%) Oracle iProcurement
8 1 (0.25%) Oracle Payables
8 1 (0.25%) Oracle Receivables
8 1 (0.25%) Oracle Cash Management
8 1 (0.25%) Oracle E-Business Tax
8 1 (0.25%) Oracle Financials
8 1 (0.25%) Cognos Business Intelligence
8 1 (0.25%) Oracle General Ledger
8 1 (0.25%) Dynamics NAV
Cloud Services
1 36 (9.07%) Office 365
2 19 (4.79%) Microsoft Azure
3 4 (1.01%) SaaS
3 4 (1.01%) Azure Active Directory
4 3 (0.76%) Cloud Computing
4 3 (0.76%) Yammer
5 1 (0.25%) PaaS
5 1 (0.25%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 30 (7.56%) Firewall
2 14 (3.53%) LAN
3 12 (3.02%) Unified Communications
4 11 (2.77%) Wireless
4 11 (2.77%) OSPF
4 11 (2.77%) BGP
5 10 (2.52%) WAN
5 10 (2.52%) SAN
6 9 (2.27%) DNS
7 8 (2.02%) DHCP
7 8 (2.02%) TCP/IP
8 6 (1.51%) Wi-Fi
8 6 (1.51%) Network Security
9 5 (1.26%) Cisco ASA
10 4 (1.01%) EIGRP
10 4 (1.01%) MPLS
11 3 (0.76%) Broadband
11 3 (0.76%) VPN
11 3 (0.76%) IPsec
12 2 (0.50%) Wireless Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 40 (10.08%) SQL Server
2 27 (6.80%) SQL Server 2008
3 20 (5.04%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 11 (2.77%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 7 (1.76%) SQL Server 2005
5 7 (1.76%) Oracle BI EE
5 7 (1.76%) Oracle Database
6 6 (1.51%) SQL Server 2012
6 6 (1.51%) Cognos Report Studio
7 4 (1.01%) Relational Database
7 4 (1.01%) Oracle Reports
8 3 (0.76%) MS Access
8 3 (0.76%) Data Warehouse
8 3 (0.76%) Big Data
9 2 (0.50%) SAP HANA
9 2 (0.50%) DTS
9 2 (0.50%) RDBMS
9 2 (0.50%) BusinessObjects
9 2 (0.50%) SQL Server 2000
10 1 (0.25%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 22 (5.54%) Visual Studio
2 15 (3.78%) Subversion
3 4 (1.01%) Oracle Forms
4 2 (0.50%) Visual Studio Team System
4 2 (0.50%) Team Foundation Server
4 2 (0.50%) Hudson
5 1 (0.25%) MSBuild
5 1 (0.25%) Jenkins
5 1 (0.25%) Git (software)
5 1 (0.25%) Atlassian Bamboo
5 1 (0.25%) NUnit
5 1 (0.25%) CruiseControl
General
1 64 (16.12%) Finance
2 9 (2.27%) Manufacturing
3 7 (1.76%) Electronics
3 7 (1.76%) Telecoms
3 7 (1.76%) Legal
3 7 (1.76%) Retail
4 3 (0.76%) Publishing
4 3 (0.76%) Law
5 2 (0.50%) Marketing
6 1 (0.25%) Billing
6 1 (0.25%) Back Office
6 1 (0.25%) Advertising
6 1 (0.25%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 93 (23.43%) Architect
2 57 (14.36%) Project Manager
3 45 (11.34%) Developer
4 36 (9.07%) Consultant
4 36 (9.07%) Senior Manager
5 35 (8.82%) Citrix Architect
6 31 (7.81%) Agile Project Manager
7 19 (4.79%) Senior Project Manager
7 19 (4.79%) Delivery Manager
8 18 (4.53%) Solutions Architect
8 18 (4.53%) Analyst
9 17 (4.28%) C# Developer
10 16 (4.03%) .NET Developer
10 16 (4.03%) ASP.NET Developer
10 16 (4.03%) Microsoft Developer
11 15 (3.78%) SharePoint Architect
12 14 (3.53%) C# ASP.NET Developer
12 14 (3.53%) C# .NET Developer
13 13 (3.27%) SharePoint Solutions Architect
14 12 (3.02%) PMO Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 46 (11.59%) .NET
2 28 (7.05%) ASP.NET
2 28 (7.05%) HTML
3 27 (6.80%) CSS
4 21 (5.29%) HTML5
5 18 (4.53%) .NET Framework
6 17 (4.28%) ASP.NET MVC
7 15 (3.78%) XSLT
8 14 (3.53%) ASP.NET MVC 3
9 8 (2.02%) ISPF
9 8 (2.02%) XML
10 4 (1.01%) CGI
10 4 (1.01%) JSP
10 4 (1.01%) MFC
10 4 (1.01%) WCF
10 4 (1.01%) jQuery
11 3 (0.76%) Entity Framework
11 3 (0.76%) J2EE
12 2 (0.50%) Oracle Fusion
12 2 (0.50%) NHibernate
Miscellaneous
1 56 (14.11%) Data Centre
2 22 (5.54%) Life Science
3 21 (5.29%) Analytical Skills
4 14 (3.53%) Management Information System
5 12 (3.02%) GIS
6 11 (2.77%) Clustering
7 8 (2.02%) Mainframe
8 5 (1.26%) Computer Science
9 4 (1.01%) Algorithms
9 4 (1.01%) Blackberry
9 4 (1.01%) E-Learning
9 4 (1.01%) RMADS
9 4 (1.01%) Mathematics
9 4 (1.01%) Physics
10 3 (0.76%) CESG
10 3 (0.76%) Replication
10 3 (0.76%) Cybercrime
11 2 (0.50%) BYOD
11 2 (0.50%) Private Cloud
11 2 (0.50%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 86 (21.66%) Windows
2 41 (10.33%) Windows 7
3 26 (6.55%) UNIX
4 18 (4.53%) Windows Server 2008
5 15 (3.78%) Windows Server 2012
6 14 (3.53%) Linux
7 12 (3.02%) Windows Server 2003
8 6 (1.51%) Solaris
9 5 (1.26%) Android
10 3 (0.76%) Windows 2000 Server
10 3 (0.76%) Embedded Linux
11 2 (0.50%) Ubuntu
11 2 (0.50%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
12 1 (0.25%) CentOS
12 1 (0.25%) Apple iOS
12 1 (0.25%) Oracle Linux
12 1 (0.25%) Windows 2000
12 1 (0.25%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 104 (26.20%) Agile Software Development
2 78 (19.65%) Scrum
3 72 (18.14%) Stakeholder Management
4 70 (17.63%) PRINCE2
5 67 (16.88%) ITIL
6 47 (11.84%) DSDM
7 45 (11.34%) Project Management
8 40 (10.08%) People Management
9 37 (9.32%) Migration
10 35 (8.82%) Mentoring
11 31 (7.81%) Agile Project Management
11 31 (7.81%) Content Management
12 30 (7.56%) Configuration Management
13 27 (6.80%) MVC
14 25 (6.30%) Supplier Management
15 24 (6.05%) Business Development
16 23 (5.79%) Service Management
17 19 (4.79%) Risk Management
17 19 (4.79%) Service Delivery
17 19 (4.79%) Change Management
Programming Languages
1 56 (14.11%) SQL
2 32 (8.06%) C#
3 18 (4.53%) C
4 16 (4.03%) PL/SQL
5 9 (2.27%) C++
6 8 (2.02%) Perl
6 8 (2.02%) JCL
7 7 (1.76%) JavaScript
7 7 (1.76%) VB
7 7 (1.76%) VB.NET
8 6 (1.51%) Embedded C
8 6 (1.51%) Embedded C++
9 5 (1.26%) VBScript
9 5 (1.26%) Java
9 5 (1.26%) PowerShell
10 4 (1.01%) Python
10 4 (1.01%) Tcl
11 3 (0.76%) Assembly Language
11 3 (0.76%) T-SQL
12 2 (0.50%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 305 (76.83%) SC Cleared
2 38 (9.57%) DV Cleared
3 28 (7.05%) CCA
3 28 (7.05%) Citrix Certification
4 27 (6.80%) CCEE
4 27 (6.80%) CCIA
5 26 (6.55%) Cisco Certification
6 22 (5.54%) Degree
7 15 (3.78%) CCNP
7 15 (3.78%) CCNA
8 14 (3.53%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
9 10 (2.52%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
10 9 (2.27%) CISSP
10 9 (2.27%) MCP
11 8 (2.02%) PRINCE2 Certification
12 7 (1.76%) ITIL Certification
13 6 (1.51%) Microsoft Certification
14 5 (1.26%) CISM
15 4 (1.01%) ISEB
15 4 (1.01%) CEH
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 25 (6.30%) SLA
2 12 (3.02%) QA
3 9 (2.27%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 5 (1.26%) PCI DSS
5 1 (0.25%) Data Quality
5 1 (0.25%) JSP 440
System Software
1 62 (15.62%) VMware Infrastructure
2 46 (11.59%) XenApp
3 41 (10.33%) XenDesktop
4 36 (9.07%) Microsoft App-V
5 30 (7.56%) Active Directory
6 25 (6.30%) Hyper-V
7 7 (1.76%) Microsoft Virtual Server
7 7 (1.76%) Terminal Services
8 4 (1.01%) vSphere
9 3 (0.76%) VMware ESX
10 2 (0.50%) BitLocker
11 1 (0.25%) NFS
11 1 (0.25%) XenServer
11 1 (0.25%) Forefront TMG
11 1 (0.25%) VMware ESXi
11 1 (0.25%) Docker
11 1 (0.25%) HDFS
11 1 (0.25%) Xen
11 1 (0.25%) Citrix Presentation Server
11 1 (0.25%) VMware Server
Systems Management
1 14 (3.53%) SCCM
2 10 (2.52%) SCOM
3 8 (2.02%) OpenView
3 8 (2.02%) ServiceCenter
4 7 (1.76%) Oracle RMAN
4 7 (1.76%) SCVMM
5 5 (1.26%) Forefront Identity Manager
6 4 (1.01%) SCSM
6 4 (1.01%) Nessus
6 4 (1.01%) Norton AntiVirus
6 4 (1.01%) NetBackup
6 4 (1.01%) Backup Exec
6 4 (1.01%) SCDPM
7 3 (0.76%) ARCserve
8 2 (0.50%) Windows Intune
8 2 (0.50%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
9 1 (0.25%) Opscode Chef
9 1 (0.25%) Cisco Prime
9 1 (0.25%) Cacti
9 1 (0.25%) Ionix
Vendors
1 93 (23.43%) Microsoft
2 75 (18.89%) VMware
3 56 (14.11%) Citrix
4 37 (9.32%) Cisco
5 35 (8.82%) AppSense
6 31 (7.81%) Oracle
7 27 (6.80%) Fujitsu
8 26 (6.55%) IBM
9 21 (5.29%) HP
10 19 (4.79%) EMC
11 17 (4.28%) CheckPoint
11 17 (4.28%) OpenText
12 12 (3.02%) Intel
13 10 (2.52%) Juniper
14 9 (2.27%) F5
15 8 (2.02%) Aruba
15 8 (2.02%) Avaya
15 8 (2.02%) Symantec
15 8 (2.02%) Lotus
15 8 (2.02%) Mitel
Warwick, Warwickshire
Global Technology Solutions Ltd
Salary: £33000 - £34330 per annum + including shift allowance
Posted: 11 hours ago
Rugby, Warwickshire
Sopra Steria Recruitment Limited
Posted: Yesterday
Solihull, West Midlands (County)
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £40000 - £60000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Capgemini
Posted: Yesterday
Birmingham
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £55000 - £65000 per annum + Benefits - Travel Expenses + Pension
Posted: Yesterday
West Midlands
LA International
Salary: £300 - £320 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
LA International
Salary: £10 - £15 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Birmingham
Computer Futures
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 7 days ago
Birmingham
Edenhouse solutions ltd
Salary: Competitive with Excellent Benefits
Posted: 7 days ago
Birmingham
Capita - ITIN
Salary: £20000 - £23000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 14 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
SCC
Posted: 16 days ago
Solihull
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £28000 - £32000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 16 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Capgemini
Salary: competitive + excellent benefits
Posted: 22 days ago
Birmingham
CPS Group
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Company Car + excellent benefits
Posted: 26 days ago