The table below looks at the statistics for Security Cleared in IT jobs advertised for the Worcestershire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Security Cleared over the 3 months to 11 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
11 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Security Clearance
Rank 33 26 39
Rank change year-on-year
-7 +13
Permanent jobs citing Security Cleared 11 11 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Worcestershire 4.28% 5.53% 1.52%
As % of the Qualifications category 13.92% 15.71% 7.32%
Number of salaries quoted 11 11 2
Average salary £42,500 £41,500 £46,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.40% -10.27%
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £45,000 £41,000
% change year-on-year
- +9.75%
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West Midlands

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Qualifications category in permanent jobs advertised in the Worcestershire region.

Qualifications Category
Worcestershire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
79 70 41
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Worcestershire 30.74% 35.18% 20.81%
Number of salaries quoted 78 67 28
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £21,500 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £49,000 £42,500 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

Security Cleared
Jobs Demand Trend in Worcestershire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Security Cleared across the Worcestershire region as a proportion of the total demand within the Qualifications category.

Security Cleared Jobs Demand Trend in Worcestershire

Security Cleared
Salary Trend in Worcestershire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Security Cleared across the Worcestershire region.

Security Cleared Salary Trend in Worcestershire

Security Cleared
Job Locations in Worcestershire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Security Cleared within the Worcestershire region over the 3 months to 11 February 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
(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
Malvern -7 10 £42,500 +4.29%
Worcester - 1 £49,000 -
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West Midlands

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Top 30 Related IT Skills in Worcestershire

For the 6 months to 11 February 2016, IT jobs across the Worcestershire 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 15 (78.95%) Windows
2 14 (73.68%) C
2 14 (73.68%) C++
2 14 (73.68%) DV Cleared
3 13 (68.42%) SC Cleared
3 13 (68.42%) Linux
4 12 (63.16%) Java
4 12 (63.16%) Perl
4 12 (63.16%) Mac OS X
4 12 (63.16%) VHDL
4 12 (63.16%) Agile Software Development
4 12 (63.16%) Ruby
4 12 (63.16%) Open Source
4 12 (63.16%) Scala
4 12 (63.16%) Waterfall
4 12 (63.16%) OpenCL
5 11 (57.89%) Analytical Skills
5 11 (57.89%) Confluence
5 11 (57.89%) JIRA
5 11 (57.89%) Atlassian
6 9 (47.37%) Internet
7 8 (42.11%) IBM
7 8 (42.11%) Oracle
7 8 (42.11%) OOP
7 8 (42.11%) OO
7 8 (42.11%) Hadoop
7 8 (42.11%) MongoDB
7 8 (42.11%) Apache Cassandra
7 8 (42.11%) Apache ZooKeeper
7 8 (42.11%) Neo4j

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Top Related IT Skills in Worcestershire by Category

For the 6 months to 11 February 2016, IT jobs across the Worcestershire 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 11 (57.89%) Confluence
2 8 (42.11%) Apache Spark
2 8 (42.11%) Elasticsearch
Communications & Networking
1 9 (47.37%) Internet
2 1 (5.26%) DNS
2 1 (5.26%) FTP
2 1 (5.26%) HTTP
2 1 (5.26%) Intrusion Detection
2 1 (5.26%) LAN
2 1 (5.26%) Network Security
2 1 (5.26%) SMTP
2 1 (5.26%) TCP/IP
2 1 (5.26%) tcpdump
2 1 (5.26%) WAN
2 1 (5.26%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (42.11%) Apache Accumulo
1 8 (42.11%) Apache Cassandra
1 8 (42.11%) Big Data
1 8 (42.11%) Hadoop
1 8 (42.11%) IBM InfoSphere
1 8 (42.11%) MongoDB
1 8 (42.11%) Neo4j
Development Applications
1 11 (57.89%) JIRA
2 2 (10.53%) Visual Studio
General
1 2 (10.53%) Telecoms
2 1 (5.26%) Aerospace
2 1 (5.26%) Military
Job Titles
1 11 (57.89%) Developer
2 8 (42.11%) Big Data Developer
3 5 (26.32%) Apache Spark Developer
3 5 (26.32%) Hadoop Developer
4 3 (15.79%) C Developer
4 3 (15.79%) C/C++ Developer
4 3 (15.79%) C/C++ Software Developer
4 3 (15.79%) C++ Developer
4 3 (15.79%) C++ Software Developer
4 3 (15.79%) C++/Java Developer
4 3 (15.79%) Java Developer
4 3 (15.79%) Java Software Developer
4 3 (15.79%) NOC Engineer
4 3 (15.79%) Software Developer
4 3 (15.79%) Software Engineer
5 2 (10.53%) C++ Software Engineer
5 2 (10.53%) DV Cleared Software Engineer
5 2 (10.53%) Network Engineer
6 1 (5.26%) 1st Line Engineer
6 1 (5.26%) Security Solutions Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (63.16%) OpenCL
2 8 (42.11%) Kafka
2 8 (42.11%) ZeroMQ
3 3 (15.79%) MFC
4 1 (5.26%) Boost C++ Libraries
4 1 (5.26%) STL
Miscellaneous
1 12 (63.16%) VHDL
2 11 (57.89%) Analytical Skills
3 8 (42.11%) Internet of Things
4 2 (10.53%) Algorithms
4 2 (10.53%) Data Centre
4 2 (10.53%) Mathematics
4 2 (10.53%) Physics
Operating Systems
1 15 (78.95%) Windows
2 13 (68.42%) Linux
3 12 (63.16%) Mac OS X
4 4 (21.05%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 1 (5.26%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (63.16%) Agile Software Development
1 12 (63.16%) Open Source
1 12 (63.16%) Waterfall
2 8 (42.11%) Analytics
2 8 (42.11%) OO
2 8 (42.11%) OOP
3 6 (31.58%) Software Engineering
4 4 (21.05%) Continuous Integration
5 3 (15.79%) Logistics
6 2 (10.53%) Configuration Management
6 2 (10.53%) Cybersecurity
6 2 (10.53%) SDLC
6 2 (10.53%) SIEM
7 1 (5.26%) Change Control
7 1 (5.26%) High Availability
7 1 (5.26%) Incident Management
7 1 (5.26%) Presales
7 1 (5.26%) Protective Monitoring
7 1 (5.26%) Service Delivery
7 1 (5.26%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 14 (73.68%) C
1 14 (73.68%) C++
2 12 (63.16%) Java
2 12 (63.16%) Perl
2 12 (63.16%) Ruby
2 12 (63.16%) Scala
3 2 (10.53%) Embedded C
4 1 (5.26%) Embedded C++
Qualifications
1 14 (73.68%) DV Cleared
2 13 (68.42%) SC Cleared
3 3 (15.79%) CCNA
3 3 (15.79%) Cisco Certification
4 2 (10.53%) Degree
System Software
1 8 (42.11%) Apache ZooKeeper
2 1 (5.26%) Snort
Vendors
1 11 (57.89%) Atlassian
2 8 (42.11%) IBM
2 8 (42.11%) Oracle
3 3 (15.79%) Avaya
3 3 (15.79%) Cisco
3 3 (15.79%) HP
3 3 (15.79%) Huawei
3 3 (15.79%) Mitel
4 2 (10.53%) Microsoft
5 1 (5.26%) 3Com
5 1 (5.26%) Intel Security
5 1 (5.26%) Nortel