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

Location
3 months to
23 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Security Clearance
Rank 31 50 106
Rank change year-on-year
+19 +56
Permanent jobs citing Security Cleared 352 220 104
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 6.28% 4.07% 2.12%
As % of the Qualifications category 22.71% 14.19% 7.63%
Number of salaries quoted 286 167 78
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 £32,250 £31,000 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £57,500 £58,000
UK excluding London average salary £47,000 £42,500 £41,000
% change year-on-year
+10.58% +3.65%
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
1550 1550 1363
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 27.66% 28.70% 27.77%
Number of salaries quoted 1301 1330 1124
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +2.56%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £25,250 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.50% -

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 23 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 23 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 +26 263 £60,000 +33.33% 10
Warwickshire +17 34 £44,000 -2.22% 3
Solihull -17 26 - -
Staffordshire -17 9 £30,000 -7.69% 1
Worcestershire -2 3 £40,000 -27.27% 3
Wolverhampton - 2 £31,500 -
Shropshire -3 1 - - 1
Coventry -20 1 £29,000 -3.33%
Security Cleared
England

Security Cleared
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 23 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.

1 409 (65.23%) SC Cleared
2 204 (32.54%) Finance
3 199 (31.74%) Retail
4 173 (27.59%) Oracle
5 114 (18.18%) Windows
6 110 (17.54%) Telecoms
7 97 (15.47%) Oracle EBS
8 96 (15.31%) SQL
9 94 (14.99%) Microsoft
10 89 (14.19%) Java
10 89 (14.19%) ITIL
11 87 (13.88%) Fujitsu
12 81 (12.92%) Back Office
13 76 (12.12%) Project Management
14 75 (11.96%) MS Excel
14 75 (11.96%) CRM
15 73 (11.64%) Agile Software Development
16 72 (11.48%) Business Intelligence
16 72 (11.48%) Mentoring
17 68 (10.85%) Oracle EBS R12
18 67 (10.69%) ERP
18 67 (10.69%) PRINCE2
19 61 (9.73%) Migration
20 60 (9.57%) XML
20 60 (9.57%) SOA
21 59 (9.41%) Business Development
22 58 (9.25%) Firewall
23 57 (9.09%) Linux
24 55 (8.77%) Cisco
24 55 (8.77%) Workflow

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

For the 6 months to 23 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 (7.81%) Oracle Workflow
2 29 (4.63%) SharePoint
3 21 (3.35%) SharePoint Server
4 17 (2.71%) MS Exchange
5 15 (2.39%) Exchange Server 2010
5 15 (2.39%) Exchange Server 2013
6 11 (1.75%) Exchange Server 2003
7 10 (1.59%) Oracle SOA Suite
7 10 (1.59%) IBM Notes
7 10 (1.59%) Exchange Server 2007
7 10 (1.59%) Exchange Server 2000
8 9 (1.44%) WebSphere
8 9 (1.44%) WebLogic
9 7 (1.12%) Apache Pig
9 7 (1.12%) Lync
10 5 (0.80%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
11 4 (0.64%) IIS
12 3 (0.48%) Apache
12 3 (0.48%) Tomcat
12 3 (0.48%) SAS
Applications
1 75 (11.96%) MS Excel
2 32 (5.10%) MS Office
3 29 (4.63%) MS Project
4 5 (0.80%) MS Visio
5 4 (0.64%) Photoshop
6 2 (0.32%) Adobe Illustrator
7 1 (0.16%) Pro/ENGINEER
7 1 (0.16%) Spreadsheet
7 1 (0.16%) AutoCAD
7 1 (0.16%) CATIA
Business Applications
1 97 (15.47%) Oracle EBS
2 68 (10.85%) Oracle EBS R12
3 46 (7.34%) Oracle ERP
4 25 (3.99%) Oracle Applications
5 17 (2.71%) Oracle iRecruitment
6 16 (2.55%) Oracle iProcurement
7 15 (2.39%) Hyperion Planning
8 13 (2.07%) Dynamics CRM
9 10 (1.59%) Remedy ITSM
10 9 (1.44%) HFM
11 7 (1.12%) Oracle BPM
12 5 (0.80%) Magento
13 4 (0.64%) SAP BPC
13 4 (0.64%) assyst
14 3 (0.48%) Dynamics NAV
14 3 (0.48%) SAP QM
14 3 (0.48%) Sentinel
14 3 (0.48%) SAP PP
15 2 (0.32%) SAP APO
15 2 (0.32%) SAP FI
Cloud Services
1 16 (2.55%) Taleo
2 6 (0.96%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 58 (9.25%) Firewall
2 23 (3.67%) SSL
3 20 (3.19%) TCP/IP
4 19 (3.03%) HTTP
5 17 (2.71%) LDAP
6 16 (2.55%) 4G
7 15 (2.39%) Wireless
8 13 (2.07%) VPN
9 12 (1.91%) Internet
10 11 (1.75%) OSPF
10 11 (1.75%) TETRA
11 10 (1.59%) BGP
11 10 (1.59%) GPRS
12 9 (1.44%) Unified Communications
13 8 (1.28%) LAN
13 8 (1.28%) WAN
14 7 (1.12%) Network Security
15 6 (0.96%) Junos
15 6 (0.96%) VoIP
16 5 (0.80%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 34 (5.42%) Oracle BI EE
2 28 (4.47%) Data Warehouse
3 27 (4.31%) Essbase
4 26 (4.15%) Oracle Reports
4 26 (4.15%) Oracle BI Publisher
5 25 (3.99%) Oracle Discoverer
6 24 (3.83%) SQL Server
7 22 (3.51%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 21 (3.35%) Oracle Database
9 19 (3.03%) Oracle Database 11g
10 14 (2.23%) EDRMS
11 12 (1.91%) SQL Server 2008
11 12 (1.91%) Relational Database
12 11 (1.75%) SQL Server Integration Services
13 10 (1.59%) Big Data
13 10 (1.59%) RDBMS
14 9 (1.44%) Oracle Database 10g
14 9 (1.44%) Oracle Exadata
15 8 (1.28%) SQL Server 2005
16 7 (1.12%) Hadoop
Development Applications
1 44 (7.02%) JIRA
2 25 (3.99%) Ant
2 25 (3.99%) Git (software)
3 22 (3.51%) Appcelerator Titanium
4 19 (3.03%) Oracle Forms
5 17 (2.71%) Jenkins
6 14 (2.23%) Talend Open Studio
7 11 (1.75%) Team Foundation Server
7 11 (1.75%) Selenium
8 10 (1.59%) LoadRunner
9 9 (1.44%) NeoLoad
10 3 (0.48%) JMeter
11 2 (0.32%) LSMW
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
General
1 204 (32.54%) Finance
2 199 (31.74%) Retail
3 110 (17.54%) Telecoms
4 81 (12.92%) Back Office
5 32 (5.10%) German Language
6 13 (2.07%) Legal
7 10 (1.59%) Marketing
8 8 (1.28%) Manufacturing
9 5 (0.80%) Banking
10 2 (0.32%) General Ledger
10 2 (0.32%) Advertising
10 2 (0.32%) Electronics
11 1 (0.16%) Pharmaceutical
11 1 (0.16%) Aerospace
11 1 (0.16%) Automotive
11 1 (0.16%) Law
11 1 (0.16%) Publishing
11 1 (0.16%) Games
Job Titles
1 141 (22.49%) Consultant
2 91 (14.51%) Developer
3 76 (12.12%) Architect
4 62 (9.89%) Oracle Consultant
5 39 (6.22%) Project Manager
6 36 (5.74%) Senior Architect
7 35 (5.58%) Functional Consultant
7 35 (5.58%) Oracle Functional Consultant
8 33 (5.26%) Analyst
9 28 (4.47%) Applications Developer
10 23 (3.67%) Solutions Architect
11 22 (3.51%) Hyperion Consultant
11 22 (3.51%) Mobile Applications Developer
11 22 (3.51%) Mobile Developer
12 21 (3.35%) SAP Consultant
13 20 (3.19%) Senior Consultant
14 18 (2.87%) Team Leader
15 17 (2.71%) Test Manager
16 16 (2.55%) Senior Developer
16 16 (2.55%) Network Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 60 (9.57%) XML
2 45 (7.18%) HTML
3 42 (6.70%) CSS
4 35 (5.58%) HTML5
5 31 (4.94%) .NET
6 30 (4.78%) jQuery
7 29 (4.63%) Middleware
8 25 (3.99%) Ajax
8 25 (3.99%) JSON
8 25 (3.99%) PhoneGap
8 25 (3.99%) AngularJS
9 23 (3.67%) Silverlight
10 15 (2.39%) Java EE
11 12 (1.91%) WCF
11 12 (1.91%) ASP.NET
12 10 (1.59%) SOAP
13 9 (1.44%) Oracle Fusion
14 8 (1.28%) Web Services
15 7 (1.12%) SAP Smart Forms
15 7 (1.12%) BAPI
Miscellaneous
1 42 (6.70%) Analytical Skills
2 36 (5.74%) Data Integration
3 31 (4.94%) Mobile App
4 30 (4.78%) User Experience
5 27 (4.31%) Blackberry
6 25 (3.99%) Management Information System
7 24 (3.83%) N-Tier
8 20 (3.19%) Clustering
9 18 (2.87%) Open Source
10 14 (2.23%) Taxonomies
11 12 (1.91%) Mainframe
12 10 (1.59%) Life Science
13 6 (0.96%) SecurID
13 6 (0.96%) Statistics
14 5 (0.80%) IBM Mainframe
15 4 (0.64%) Computer Science
15 4 (0.64%) PKI
15 4 (0.64%) EPoS
16 2 (0.32%) AS400
16 2 (0.32%) Streaming Video
Operating Systems
1 114 (18.18%) Windows
2 57 (9.09%) Linux
3 51 (8.13%) UNIX
4 34 (5.42%) Windows 8
5 26 (4.15%) Android
5 26 (4.15%) Apple iOS
6 21 (3.35%) Windows 7
7 20 (3.19%) Solaris
8 18 (2.87%) Windows Server 2008
9 13 (2.07%) Windows Server 2003
10 11 (1.75%) AIX
11 7 (1.12%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
11 7 (1.12%) Windows Server 2012
12 5 (0.80%) MVS
13 4 (0.64%) Oracle Linux
14 3 (0.48%) SUSE
15 2 (0.32%) Windows 2000
15 2 (0.32%) Windows XP
15 2 (0.32%) VMS
16 1 (0.16%) Windows NT
Processes & Methodologies
1 89 (14.19%) ITIL
2 76 (12.12%) Project Management
3 75 (11.96%) CRM
4 73 (11.64%) Agile Software Development
5 72 (11.48%) Business Intelligence
5 72 (11.48%) Mentoring
6 67 (10.69%) ERP
6 67 (10.69%) PRINCE2
7 61 (9.73%) Migration
8 60 (9.57%) SOA
9 59 (9.41%) Business Development
10 55 (8.77%) Workflow
11 50 (7.97%) Scrum
12 45 (7.18%) Data Management
13 38 (6.06%) Data Migration
14 35 (5.58%) E-Commerce
15 34 (5.42%) Six Sigma
16 33 (5.26%) Stakeholder Management
17 32 (5.10%) Benchmarking
18 30 (4.78%) MVC
Programming Languages
1 96 (15.31%) SQL
2 89 (14.19%) Java
3 39 (6.22%) PL/SQL
4 36 (5.74%) JavaScript
5 28 (4.47%) C#
6 24 (3.83%) VB
7 23 (3.67%) Objective-C
8 22 (3.51%) ActionScript 3.0
8 22 (3.51%) ActionScript
9 15 (2.39%) Shell Script
10 12 (1.91%) VBScript
10 12 (1.91%) ABAP
11 10 (1.59%) VB.NET
11 10 (1.59%) PowerShell
12 9 (1.44%) Tcl
12 9 (1.44%) C
12 9 (1.44%) Perl
13 8 (1.28%) VB6
14 7 (1.12%) SAPscript
14 7 (1.12%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 409 (65.23%) SC Cleared
2 30 (4.78%) Degree
3 25 (3.99%) Cisco Certification
4 19 (3.03%) ISEB
5 18 (2.87%) PRINCE2 Certification
6 17 (2.71%) CCNP
7 13 (2.07%) Microsoft Certification
8 10 (1.59%) OCP
8 10 (1.59%) Oracle Certification
8 10 (1.59%) ITIL Certification
8 10 (1.59%) MCP
8 10 (1.59%) CISSP
8 10 (1.59%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
9 9 (1.44%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
9 9 (1.44%) CCNA
10 8 (1.28%) DV Cleared
11 5 (0.80%) MCITP
11 5 (0.80%) HND
12 4 (0.64%) HNC
12 4 (0.64%) ACSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 20 (3.19%) Data Quality
2 16 (2.55%) QA
3 14 (2.23%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 14 (2.23%) SLA
4 6 (0.96%) ISO 9001
4 6 (0.96%) Sarbanes-Oxley
4 6 (0.96%) COSO
5 1 (0.16%) PCI DSS
5 1 (0.16%) BS7799
System Software
1 24 (3.83%) VMware Infrastructure
2 23 (3.67%) Active Directory
3 21 (3.35%) XenApp
4 13 (2.07%) Hyper-V
4 13 (2.07%) VMware ESX
5 11 (1.75%) Oracle RMAN
6 10 (1.59%) XenDesktop
6 10 (1.59%) PowerHA
7 7 (1.12%) HDFS
7 7 (1.12%) Oracle RAC
7 7 (1.12%) Microsoft App-V
7 7 (1.12%) Terminal Services
8 5 (0.80%) Microsoft Virtual Server
9 3 (0.48%) Citrix Presentation Server
9 3 (0.48%) VMware ESXi
10 1 (0.16%) Terminal Server
10 1 (0.16%) ProxySG
10 1 (0.16%) Nmap
Systems Management
1 17 (2.71%) Puppet
1 17 (2.71%) Vagrant
1 17 (2.71%) Opscode Chef
2 9 (1.44%) SCCM
3 7 (1.12%) SCOM
3 7 (1.12%) Tivoli
3 7 (1.12%) BMC PATROL
3 7 (1.12%) Control-M
3 7 (1.12%) Cisco CUCM
4 6 (0.96%) FortiGate
4 6 (0.96%) NetBackup
4 6 (0.96%) Cisco UCCE
5 5 (0.80%) SCVMM
5 5 (0.80%) ARCserve
5 5 (0.80%) Norton AntiVirus
5 5 (0.80%) SCDPM
5 5 (0.80%) Forefront Identity Manager
6 4 (0.64%) Cisco UCCX
7 3 (0.48%) WSUS
7 3 (0.48%) ServiceCenter
Vendors
1 173 (27.59%) Oracle
2 94 (14.99%) Microsoft
3 87 (13.88%) Fujitsu
4 55 (8.77%) Cisco
5 47 (7.50%) VMware
6 43 (6.86%) Hyperion
7 36 (5.74%) IBM
8 34 (5.42%) SAP
9 28 (4.47%) HP
10 27 (4.31%) Citrix
11 25 (3.99%) Sencha
12 24 (3.83%) Juniper
13 22 (3.51%) Appcelerator
14 21 (3.35%) CheckPoint
15 18 (2.87%) F5
16 17 (2.71%) Open Text
16 17 (2.71%) Informatica
17 16 (2.55%) EMC
18 14 (2.23%) Talend
19 12 (1.91%) AppSense
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
NES Global Talent
Salary: Excellent
Posted: 2 hours ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Experis Ltd
Salary: £70000 - £90000 per annum
Posted: 6 hours ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Jonothan Bosworth
Salary: Up to £40,000 per annum
Posted: 22 hours ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
NES Global Talent
Salary: £65000 to £75000 per annum - Car, Pension etc
Posted: 4 days ago
Birmingham, Warwickshire
PwC Careers in the UK
Posted: 4 days ago
Stoke-On-Trent, Staffordshire
LA International
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Warwick, Warwickshire
Global Technology Solutions Ltd
Salary: £33000 per annum + including shift allowance
Posted: 4 days ago
West Midlands
Lorien Resourcing
Salary: benefits package
Posted: 5 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
NES Global Talent
Salary: Excellent
Posted: 6 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
NES Global Talent
Salary: £30000 to £40000 per annum - Excellent
Posted: 6 days ago
Birmingham
The People Network
Salary: £65000 - £75000 per annum + Excellent Bens
Posted: 12 days ago
Warwick, Warwickshire
Accenture
Salary: From £31,500 to £39,000 per annum
Posted: 26 days ago