Period
to 25 February 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Birmingham with a requirement for SC Cleared qualifications. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered over the 6 months to 25 February 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Security Check (SC) Clearance
West Midlands > Birmingham
6 months to
25 Feb 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 110 85 91
Rank change year-on-year -25 +6 -59
Permanent jobs citing SC Cleared 77 121 110
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Birmingham 2.11% 2.94% 2.67%
As % of the Qualifications category 8.28% 10.79% 10.31%
Number of salaries quoted 55 45 87
Birmingham median annual salary £52,000 £50,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.00% +5.26% -20.83%
10th Percentile £23,125 £26,250 £31,000
90th Percentile £74,750 £65,000 £70,000
West Midlands median annual salary £47,500 £47,500 £46,000
% change year-on-year - +3.26% -16.36%

SC 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 930 1,121 1,067
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Birmingham 25.51% 27.24% 25.86%
Number of salaries quoted 589 746 819
Birmingham median annual salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +3.75% - -11.11%
10th Percentile £26,250 £23,750 £22,750
90th Percentile £66,050 £65,000 £70,000
West Midlands median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

SC Cleared
Job Vacancy Trend in Birmingham

Job postings citing SC Cleared as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Birmingham.

Job vacancy trend for SC Cleared in Birmingham

SC Cleared
Salary Trend in Birmingham

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing SC Cleared in Birmingham.

Salary trend for SC Cleared in Birmingham

SC Cleared
Salary Histogram in Birmingham

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing SC Cleared in Birmingham over the 6 months to 25 February 2018.

Salary histogram for SC Cleared in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 25 February 2018, IT jobs citing SC 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 SC Cleared.

1 77 (100.00%) Security Cleared
2 28 (36.36%) Microsoft
3 24 (31.17%) Agile Software Development
4 20 (25.97%) Windows
5 17 (22.08%) Java
6 15 (19.48%) Finance
7 14 (18.18%) ITIL
7 14 (18.18%) Analytical Skills
8 12 (15.58%) Windows 10
8 12 (15.58%) CISSP
9 11 (14.29%) Microsoft Office
9 11 (14.29%) Information Security
9 11 (14.29%) Data Centre
10 10 (12.99%) ITIL V3
11 9 (11.69%) ISO/IEC 27001
12 8 (10.39%) Project Management
12 8 (10.39%) Microsoft Certification
12 8 (10.39%) Manufacturing
12 8 (10.39%) CISM
12 8 (10.39%) Scala
12 8 (10.39%) SIEM
13 7 (9.09%) Office 365
13 7 (9.09%) Continuous Integration
13 7 (9.09%) Service Delivery
13 7 (9.09%) Risk Management
13 7 (9.09%) Publishing
13 7 (9.09%) Retail
13 7 (9.09%) SAP
13 7 (9.09%) SQL Server
13 7 (9.09%) C#

SC 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:

Application Platforms
1 6 (7.79%) NetWeaver
2 4 (5.19%) SharePoint
3 1 (1.30%) Confluence
Applications
1 11 (14.29%) Microsoft Office
2 3 (3.90%) MS Visio
3 2 (2.60%) Microsoft Excel
3 2 (2.60%) Microsoft Project
4 1 (1.30%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 6 (7.79%) Dynamics CRM
2 3 (3.90%) assyst
2 3 (3.90%) Maximo
3 1 (1.30%) SAP GRC
Cloud Services
1 7 (9.09%) Office 365
2 4 (5.19%) Microsoft Azure
3 3 (3.90%) Amazon AWS
4 1 (1.30%) Amazon EC2
4 1 (1.30%) Amazon S3
4 1 (1.30%) AWS CloudFormation
4 1 (1.30%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
4 1 (1.30%) AWS Lambda
4 1 (1.30%) Azure Active Directory
4 1 (1.30%) Cortana Intelligence Suite
4 1 (1.30%) IaaS
4 1 (1.30%) PaaS
4 1 (1.30%) SaaS
4 1 (1.30%) Serverless
Communications & Networking
1 6 (7.79%) DNS
2 4 (5.19%) SAN
2 4 (5.19%) TCP/IP
3 3 (3.90%) WAN
4 2 (2.60%) Cisco ASA
4 2 (2.60%) DAB
4 2 (2.60%) Firewall
4 2 (2.60%) VLAN
4 2 (2.60%) VPN
5 1 (1.30%) Internet
5 1 (1.30%) Intranet
5 1 (1.30%) LAN
5 1 (1.30%) NetScaler
5 1 (1.30%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (9.09%) SQL Server
2 6 (7.79%) Oracle Database
3 2 (2.60%) MongoDB
3 2 (2.60%) NoSQL
4 1 (1.30%) Apache Cassandra
4 1 (1.30%) Azure SQL Database
4 1 (1.30%) Big Data
4 1 (1.30%) Data Lake
4 1 (1.30%) Data Mining
4 1 (1.30%) Data Warehouse
4 1 (1.30%) Hadoop
4 1 (1.30%) Microsoft Analysis Services
4 1 (1.30%) PostgreSQL
4 1 (1.30%) Power BI
4 1 (1.30%) RDBMS
4 1 (1.30%) Relational Database
4 1 (1.30%) SAP BW
4 1 (1.30%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 1 (1.30%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 1 (1.30%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 2 (2.60%) JUnit
1 2 (2.60%) Selenium
1 2 (2.60%) WebDriver
2 1 (1.30%) Cucumber
2 1 (1.30%) Git (software)
2 1 (1.30%) Jenkins
2 1 (1.30%) JIRA
2 1 (1.30%) JMeter
2 1 (1.30%) SoapUI
2 1 (1.30%) Subversion
2 1 (1.30%) TestNG
General
1 15 (19.48%) Finance
2 8 (10.39%) Manufacturing
3 7 (9.09%) Publishing
3 7 (9.09%) Retail
4 3 (3.90%) Legal
Job Titles
1 12 (15.58%) Consultant
2 9 (11.69%) Developer
3 8 (10.39%) Desktop Support
4 7 (9.09%) 2nd Line Desktop Support
4 7 (9.09%) 2nd Line Support
4 7 (9.09%) SAP Consultant
4 7 (9.09%) SC Cleared Desktop Support
5 6 (7.79%) Analyst
5 6 (7.79%) SAP Basis Consultant
6 5 (6.49%) Java Developer
6 5 (6.49%) Software Engineer
7 4 (5.19%) Architect
7 4 (5.19%) Information Manager
7 4 (5.19%) Information Officer
7 4 (5.19%) Information Security Officer
7 4 (5.19%) Infrastructure Engineer
7 4 (5.19%) Junior
7 4 (5.19%) Senior Consultant
7 4 (5.19%) Senior SAP Basis Consultant
7 4 (5.19%) Senior SAP Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (7.79%) SAP Basis
2 4 (5.19%) AngularJS
2 4 (5.19%) CSS
2 4 (5.19%) HTML
2 4 (5.19%) HTML5
2 4 (5.19%) Node.js
3 3 (3.90%) CSS3
3 3 (3.90%) jQuery
3 3 (3.90%) Modernizr
3 3 (3.90%) Sass
3 3 (3.90%) Twitter Bootstrap
4 2 (2.60%) .NET
4 2 (2.60%) ASP.NET
4 2 (2.60%) Spring
5 1 (1.30%) Apache Camel
5 1 (1.30%) REST
5 1 (1.30%) RESTful
5 1 (1.30%) SailPoint
5 1 (1.30%) Spring Integration
5 1 (1.30%) Spring MVC
Miscellaneous
1 14 (18.18%) Analytical Skills
2 11 (14.29%) Data Centre
3 6 (7.79%) Clustering
4 4 (5.19%) Management Information System
4 4 (5.19%) PKI
4 4 (5.19%) Replication
5 3 (3.90%) Cyberattack
5 3 (3.90%) Driving Licence
5 3 (3.90%) Freedom of Information
6 2 (2.60%) User Experience
7 1 (1.30%) Computer Science
7 1 (1.30%) Fintech
7 1 (1.30%) Greenfield Project
Operating Systems
1 20 (25.97%) Windows
2 12 (15.58%) Windows 10
3 6 (7.79%) Unix
4 4 (5.19%) Windows Server
4 4 (5.19%) Windows Server 2012
5 1 (1.30%) Android
5 1 (1.30%) Apple iOS
5 1 (1.30%) Linux
5 1 (1.30%) Windows 8
5 1 (1.30%) Windows Mobile
Processes & Methodologies
1 24 (31.17%) Agile Software Development
2 14 (18.18%) ITIL
3 11 (14.29%) Information Security
4 10 (12.99%) ITIL V3
5 8 (10.39%) Project Management
5 8 (10.39%) SIEM
6 7 (9.09%) Continuous Integration
6 7 (9.09%) CRM
6 7 (9.09%) Microservices
6 7 (9.09%) Risk Management
6 7 (9.09%) Service Delivery
7 6 (7.79%) Open Source
7 6 (7.79%) Service Management
7 6 (7.79%) Software Engineering
8 5 (6.49%) BDD
8 5 (6.49%) DevOps
8 5 (6.49%) Scrum
8 5 (6.49%) TDD
9 4 (5.19%) Front End Development
9 4 (5.19%) Vulnerability Scanning
Programming Languages
1 17 (22.08%) Java
2 8 (10.39%) Scala
3 7 (9.09%) ABAP
3 7 (9.09%) C#
4 5 (6.49%) PHP
4 5 (6.49%) SQL
5 3 (3.90%) JavaScript
6 1 (1.30%) PL/SQL
6 1 (1.30%) Python
6 1 (1.30%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 77 (100.00%) Security Cleared
2 12 (15.58%) CISSP
3 8 (10.39%) CISM
3 8 (10.39%) Microsoft Certification
4 6 (7.79%) Degree
4 6 (7.79%) MCSE
5 4 (5.19%) CEH
5 4 (5.19%) MCSA
5 4 (5.19%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
6 3 (3.90%) APMP
6 3 (3.90%) BPSS Clearance
7 2 (2.60%) DV Cleared
8 1 (1.30%) Citrix Certification
8 1 (1.30%) Computer Science Degree
8 1 (1.30%) PCI QSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (11.69%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 4 (5.19%) Cyber Essentials
2 4 (5.19%) Cyber Essentials PLUS
2 4 (5.19%) PMO
3 3 (3.90%) ISO 22301
3 3 (3.90%) QA
4 2 (2.60%) PCI DSS
5 1 (1.30%) GDPR
5 1 (1.30%) NIST 800
System Software
1 6 (7.79%) Active Directory
2 4 (5.19%) Virtual Machines
2 4 (5.19%) vSphere
3 1 (1.30%) Docker
3 1 (1.30%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 6 (7.79%) Microsoft Clustering
2 3 (3.90%) QRadar
3 2 (2.60%) Ansible
3 2 (2.60%) Kubernetes
3 2 (2.60%) Opscode Chef
3 2 (2.60%) Puppet
3 2 (2.60%) Terraform
4 1 (1.30%) Microsoft Intune
4 1 (1.30%) SCCM
Vendors
1 28 (36.36%) Microsoft
2 7 (9.09%) SAP
3 6 (7.79%) Oracle
4 4 (5.19%) SolarWinds
4 4 (5.19%) Veeam
4 4 (5.19%) VMware
5 3 (3.90%) IBM
6 2 (2.60%) Brocade
6 2 (2.60%) Cisco
6 2 (2.60%) Juniper
7 1 (1.30%) Apple
7 1 (1.30%) Citrix
7 1 (1.30%) CyberArk
7 1 (1.30%) MuleSoft
7 1 (1.30%) NetIQ
7 1 (1.30%) ServiceNow