Period
to 25 September 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 September 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Security Check (SC) Clearance
West Midlands > Birmingham
6 months to
25 Sep 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 101 143 65
Rank change year-on-year +42 -78 -9
Permanent jobs citing SC Cleared 94 58 183
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Birmingham 2.50% 1.51% 3.84%
As % of the Qualifications category 7.61% 5.99% 12.91%
Number of salaries quoted 50 56 80
Birmingham median annual salary £57,500 £61,500 £60,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -6.50% +2.50% -
10th Percentile £27,500 £30,000 £32,475
90th Percentile £80,250 £75,000 £77,500
West Midlands median annual salary £55,000 £52,500 £47,750
% change year-on-year +4.76% +9.95% -20.42%

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 1,235 969 1,418
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Birmingham 32.81% 25.29% 29.72%
Number of salaries quoted 697 733 928
Birmingham median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.88% - -6.59%
10th Percentile £25,000 £26,250 £22,500
90th Percentile £70,500 £65,000 £73,750
West Midlands median annual salary £44,000 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +7.32% +2.50% -

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 September 2018.

Salary histogram for SC Cleared in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 25 September 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 94 (100.00%) Security Cleared
2 51 (54.26%) ITIL
3 38 (40.43%) Service Delivery
4 26 (27.66%) Data Centre
5 25 (26.60%) Information Security
6 24 (25.53%) CISSP
6 24 (25.53%) ISO/IEC 27001
7 23 (24.47%) PCI DSS
7 23 (24.47%) ITIL V3
7 23 (24.47%) SIEM
7 23 (24.47%) Service Management
7 23 (24.47%) CISM
8 22 (23.40%) Cyber Essentials
8 22 (23.40%) Cyber Essentials PLUS
9 21 (22.34%) Continuous Improvement
10 17 (18.09%) Data Protection
10 17 (18.09%) Microsoft
10 17 (18.09%) ITIL Certification
10 17 (18.09%) Presales
11 16 (17.02%) Agile Software Development
11 16 (17.02%) Analytical Skills
12 15 (15.96%) Change Management
12 15 (15.96%) ITSM
13 14 (14.89%) Finance
13 14 (14.89%) SLA
13 14 (14.89%) Problem Management
14 13 (13.83%) Project Management
15 12 (12.77%) Microsoft Azure
16 11 (11.70%) DevOps
16 11 (11.70%) Line Management

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 4 (4.26%) SharePoint
2 1 (1.06%) Anypoint
2 1 (1.06%) Apache ServiceMix
2 1 (1.06%) JBoss
2 1 (1.06%) Mule
2 1 (1.06%) NetWeaver
2 1 (1.06%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 9 (9.57%) Microsoft Excel
2 7 (7.45%) Microsoft PowerPoint
3 2 (2.13%) Microsoft Office
3 2 (2.13%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 7 (7.45%) assyst
1 7 (7.45%) Sentinel
2 3 (3.19%) SAP APO
3 1 (1.06%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 12 (12.77%) Microsoft Azure
2 7 (7.45%) Azure Active Directory
3 4 (4.26%) Amazon AWS
4 3 (3.19%) Office 365
4 3 (3.19%) Serverless
5 2 (2.13%) Amazon EC2
5 2 (2.13%) Amazon S3
5 2 (2.13%) AWS CloudFormation
5 2 (2.13%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
5 2 (2.13%) AWS Lambda
6 1 (1.06%) Azure Data Factory
Communications & Networking
1 6 (6.38%) Firewall
2 4 (4.26%) WAN
3 2 (2.13%) Cisco ASA
3 2 (2.13%) Junos
3 2 (2.13%) LAN
3 2 (2.13%) TCP/IP
3 2 (2.13%) Wireless
4 1 (1.06%) Intelligent Network
4 1 (1.06%) Intrusion Detection
4 1 (1.06%) NetScaler
4 1 (1.06%) Network Security
4 1 (1.06%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (6.38%) SQL Server
2 1 (1.06%) Azure SQL Database
2 1 (1.06%) Big Data
2 1 (1.06%) Data Lake
2 1 (1.06%) Data Warehouse
2 1 (1.06%) MongoDB
2 1 (1.06%) Oracle Database
2 1 (1.06%) Power BI
2 1 (1.06%) QlikView
2 1 (1.06%) RDBMS
2 1 (1.06%) Relational Database
2 1 (1.06%) SAP HANA
2 1 (1.06%) Semantic Layer
2 1 (1.06%) SQL Server Analysis Services
2 1 (1.06%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 1 (1.06%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 5 (5.32%) Visual Studio
2 1 (1.06%) Git (software)
2 1 (1.06%) IntelliJ
2 1 (1.06%) Subversion
General
1 14 (14.89%) Finance
2 4 (4.26%) Manufacturing
3 3 (3.19%) Legal
4 1 (1.06%) Advertising
4 1 (1.06%) Publishing
4 1 (1.06%) Retail
Job Titles
1 17 (18.09%) Consultant
2 16 (17.02%) Architect
3 15 (15.96%) Compliance Manager
3 15 (15.96%) Information Manager
3 15 (15.96%) Information Security Compliance Manager
3 15 (15.96%) Information Security Manager
3 15 (15.96%) Security Compliance Manager
3 15 (15.96%) Security Manager
4 13 (13.83%) Service Manager
5 9 (9.57%) Delivery Manager
5 9 (9.57%) Developer
6 8 (8.51%) Lead Architect
7 7 (7.45%) Cloud Architect
7 7 (7.45%) Compliance Officer
7 7 (7.45%) Information Officer
7 7 (7.45%) Information Security Compliance Officer
7 7 (7.45%) Information Security Officer
7 7 (7.45%) Security Compliance Officer
7 7 (7.45%) Security Officer
7 7 (7.45%) Services Delivery Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (5.32%) .NET
1 5 (5.32%) .NET Framework
1 5 (5.32%) Entity Framework
2 3 (3.19%) HTML
3 2 (2.13%) CSS
4 1 (1.06%) Angular 2
4 1 (1.06%) AngularJS
4 1 (1.06%) Backbone.js
4 1 (1.06%) CGI
4 1 (1.06%) COM
4 1 (1.06%) Durandal
4 1 (1.06%) Hibernate
4 1 (1.06%) JSON
4 1 (1.06%) KnockoutJS
4 1 (1.06%) LDAP
4 1 (1.06%) Middleware
4 1 (1.06%) React
4 1 (1.06%) RESTful
4 1 (1.06%) SAP Basis
4 1 (1.06%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 26 (27.66%) Data Centre
2 16 (17.02%) Analytical Skills
3 8 (8.51%) CESG
4 7 (7.45%) Freedom of Information
4 7 (7.45%) Management Information System
4 7 (7.45%) Video Conferencing
5 5 (5.32%) Mobile App
6 4 (4.26%) Self-Motivation
7 2 (2.13%) User Experience
8 1 (1.06%) Clustering
8 1 (1.06%) Greenfield Project
8 1 (1.06%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 4 (4.26%) Windows
2 3 (3.19%) Linux
2 3 (3.19%) Windows 10
3 1 (1.06%) Android
3 1 (1.06%) Apple iOS
3 1 (1.06%) Unix
3 1 (1.06%) Windows Mobile
Processes & Methodologies
1 51 (54.26%) ITIL
2 38 (40.43%) Service Delivery
3 25 (26.60%) Information Security
4 23 (24.47%) ITIL V3
4 23 (24.47%) Service Management
4 23 (24.47%) SIEM
5 21 (22.34%) Continuous Improvement
6 17 (18.09%) Data Protection
6 17 (18.09%) Presales
7 16 (17.02%) Agile Software Development
8 15 (15.96%) Change Management
8 15 (15.96%) ITSM
9 14 (14.89%) Problem Management
10 13 (13.83%) Project Management
11 11 (11.70%) DevOps
11 11 (11.70%) Line Management
12 10 (10.64%) Configuration Management
12 10 (10.64%) Service Design
13 9 (9.57%) Continuous Integration
13 9 (9.57%) Customer Requirements
Programming Languages
1 9 (9.57%) SQL
2 6 (6.38%) Java
3 5 (5.32%) C#
3 5 (5.32%) T-SQL
4 1 (1.06%) ABAP
4 1 (1.06%) C
4 1 (1.06%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
4 1 (1.06%) Java 8
4 1 (1.06%) Python
4 1 (1.06%) Ruby
4 1 (1.06%) Scala
Qualifications
1 94 (100.00%) Security Cleared
2 24 (25.53%) CISSP
3 23 (24.47%) CISM
4 17 (18.09%) ITIL Certification
5 10 (10.64%) Microsoft Certification
6 9 (9.57%) MCSE
7 8 (8.51%) CISA
7 8 (8.51%) Degree
8 7 (7.45%) Citrix Certification
8 7 (7.45%) ISEB
9 5 (5.32%) Cisco Certification
10 3 (3.19%) CCNP
11 2 (2.13%) CCNA
11 2 (2.13%) CCSP
11 2 (2.13%) DV Cleared
11 2 (2.13%) JNCIS
12 1 (1.06%) CESG Certified Professional
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 24 (25.53%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 23 (24.47%) PCI DSS
3 22 (23.40%) Cyber Essentials
3 22 (23.40%) Cyber Essentials PLUS
4 14 (14.89%) SLA
5 11 (11.70%) GDPR
6 7 (7.45%) ISO/IEC 20000
6 7 (7.45%) QA
7 2 (2.13%) PMO
System Software
1 7 (7.45%) Active Directory
2 1 (1.06%) Hyper-V
2 1 (1.06%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 3 (3.19%) SCCM
2 2 (2.13%) Ansible
2 2 (2.13%) Microsoft Intune
2 2 (2.13%) Opscode Chef
2 2 (2.13%) Puppet
2 2 (2.13%) Terraform
3 1 (1.06%) Microsoft Clustering
3 1 (1.06%) Single Sign-On
Vendors
1 17 (18.09%) Microsoft
2 7 (7.45%) ServiceNow
3 6 (6.38%) Cisco
4 4 (4.26%) SAP
5 2 (2.13%) Juniper
5 2 (2.13%) Oracle
6 1 (1.06%) Aruba
6 1 (1.06%) Citrix
6 1 (1.06%) F5
6 1 (1.06%) HP
6 1 (1.06%) Jaspersoft
6 1 (1.06%) MuleSoft
6 1 (1.06%) Tableau
6 1 (1.06%) VMware