Period
to 25 September 2021

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Birmingham with a requirement for DV Cleared qualifications. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered over the 6 months to 25 September 2021 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Developed Vetting (DV) Clearance
West Midlands > Birmingham
6 months to
25 Sep 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 151 67 143
Rank change year-on-year -84 +76 +46
Permanent jobs citing DV Cleared 28 25 17
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in Birmingham 0.88% 2.76% 0.63%
As % of the Qualifications category 4.34% 12.32% 2.80%
Number of salaries quoted 6 23 17
10th Percentile £46,809 £35,841 £33,650
25th Percentile £51,117 " £55,500
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £52,295 £44,371 £61,000
Median % change year-on-year +17.86% -27.26% +96.33%
75th Percentile £53,472 " £67,750
90th Percentile £62,726 £69,000 £69,000
West Midlands median annual salary £52,295 £44,371 £64,250
% change year-on-year +17.86% -30.94% +16.82%

DV Cleared is in the Academic Qualifications and Professional Certifications category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in Birmingham with a requirement for academic qualifications or professional certifications.

All Academic and Professional Certifications
Birmingham
Permanent vacancies requiring academic qualifications or professional certifications 645 203 607
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Birmingham 20.16% 22.41% 22.46%
Number of salaries quoted 462 157 520
10th Percentile £31,250 £30,750 £26,750
25th Percentile £41,625 £37,500 £33,000
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £57,500 £49,118 £47,500
Median % change year-on-year +17.07% +3.41% +5.56%
75th Percentile £72,500 £60,000 £60,000
90th Percentile £84,750 £69,250 £69,100
West Midlands median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year +5.26% +5.56% +1.69%

DV Cleared
Job Vacancy Trend in Birmingham

Job postings citing DV Cleared as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised in Birmingham.

Job vacancy trend for DV Cleared in Birmingham

DV Cleared
Salary Trend in Birmingham

3-month moving average salary quoted in jobs citing DV Cleared in Birmingham.

Salary trend for DV Cleared in Birmingham

DV Cleared
Salary Histogram in Birmingham

Salary distribution for jobs citing DV Cleared in Birmingham over the 6 months to 25 September 2021.

Salary histogram for DV Cleared in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 25 September 2021, IT jobs citing DV Cleared also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads across the Birmingham region with a requirement for DV Cleared.

1 28 (100.00%) Security Cleared
2 27 (96.43%) SC Cleared
3 23 (82.14%) Management Information System
3 23 (82.14%) VMware
4 22 (78.57%) MCP
4 22 (78.57%) MCSE
4 22 (78.57%) MCSA
4 22 (78.57%) Microsoft
4 22 (78.57%) Microsoft Certification
4 22 (78.57%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
4 22 (78.57%) VMware Infrastructure
4 22 (78.57%) Data Centre
4 22 (78.57%) vSphere
4 22 (78.57%) Server Management
4 22 (78.57%) Legacy Systems
5 4 (14.29%) Inclusion and Diversity
5 4 (14.29%) Mentoring
5 4 (14.29%) Police
5 4 (14.29%) Agile Software Development
5 4 (14.29%) ITIL
5 4 (14.29%) Project Management
5 4 (14.29%) NEC
5 4 (14.29%) Military
6 1 (3.57%) Business Continuity
6 1 (3.57%) Risk Management
6 1 (3.57%) Disaster Recovery
6 1 (3.57%) Cisco
6 1 (3.57%) Windows
6 1 (3.57%) C
6 1 (3.57%) SQL Server

DV Cleared
Co-occurring IT Skills in Birmingham 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:

Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (3.57%) SQL Server
General
1 4 (14.29%) Inclusion and Diversity
1 4 (14.29%) Military
1 4 (14.29%) Police
Job Titles
1 22 (78.57%) Architect
1 22 (78.57%) Infrastructure Architect
1 22 (78.57%) Infrastructure Technical Architect
1 22 (78.57%) Technical Architect
1 22 (78.57%) Technical Infrastructure Architect
2 4 (14.29%) Applications Manager
3 1 (3.57%) Head of Information
3 1 (3.57%) Head of Information Assurance
3 1 (3.57%) Head of Information Security
3 1 (3.57%) Head of IT
3 1 (3.57%) Head of IT Security
3 1 (3.57%) Head of Security
3 1 (3.57%) Infrastructure Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 23 (82.14%) Management Information System
2 22 (78.57%) Data Centre
2 22 (78.57%) Legacy Systems
3 1 (3.57%) Freedom of Information
Operating Systems
1 1 (3.57%) Windows
1 1 (3.57%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 22 (78.57%) Server Management
2 4 (14.29%) Agile Software Development
2 4 (14.29%) ITIL
2 4 (14.29%) Mentoring
2 4 (14.29%) Project Management
3 1 (3.57%) Business Continuity
3 1 (3.57%) Continuous Improvement
3 1 (3.57%) Cybersecurity
3 1 (3.57%) Disaster Recovery
3 1 (3.57%) Information Assurance
3 1 (3.57%) Information Governance
3 1 (3.57%) Infrastructure Engineering
3 1 (3.57%) Risk Management
3 1 (3.57%) Stakeholder Engagement
Programming Languages
1 1 (3.57%) C
Qualifications
1 28 (100.00%) Security Cleared
2 27 (96.43%) SC Cleared
3 22 (78.57%) MCP
3 22 (78.57%) MCSA
3 22 (78.57%) MCSE
3 22 (78.57%) Microsoft Certification
3 22 (78.57%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (3.57%) COBIT
1 1 (3.57%) Cyber Essentials
1 1 (3.57%) GDPR
1 1 (3.57%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 22 (78.57%) VMware Infrastructure
1 22 (78.57%) vSphere
2 1 (3.57%) Hyper-V
Vendors
1 23 (82.14%) VMware
2 22 (78.57%) Microsoft
3 4 (14.29%) NEC
4 1 (3.57%) Cisco