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 3 months to 25 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
25 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Security Check (SC) Clearance
West Midlands / Birmingham
Rank 103 52 39
Rank change year-on-year -51 -13  
Permanent jobs citing SC Cleared 21 93 98
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Birmingham 1.15% 3.96% 5.68%
As % of the Qualifications category 4.62% 15.12% 18.32%
Number of salaries quoted 8 58 79
Median salary £46,250 £56,250 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -17.77% +2.27%  
90% offered a salary of more than £31,000 £31,000 £45,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £62,500 £82,500
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year - -5.26%  

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 academic qualifications and professional certifications cited in permanent job vacancies advertised in Birmingham.

Academic & Professional Certification
Birmingham
Permanent job vacancies requiring academic qualifications or professional certifications 455 615 535
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Birmingham 24.85% 26.16% 31.03%
Number of salaries quoted 311 430 422
Median salary £43,500 £42,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +3.57% -11.57%  
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £72,500 £62,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,500

SC Cleared
Job Vacancy Trend in Birmingham

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Birmingham citing SC Cleared as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the Qualifications category.

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 3 months to 25 March 2017.

Salary histogram for SC Cleared in Birmingham

SC Cleared
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 25 March 2017, IT jobs citing SC Cleared also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Birmingham region with a requirement for SC Cleared.

1 107 (100.00%) Security Cleared
2 41 (38.32%) ITIL
3 40 (37.38%) Data Centre
4 37 (34.58%) CISSP
5 35 (32.71%) CISM
5 35 (32.71%) ISO/IEC 27001
6 34 (31.78%) Risk Management
6 34 (31.78%) Information Security
6 34 (31.78%) Microsoft
6 34 (31.78%) PCI DSS
7 30 (28.04%) Continuous Improvement
8 29 (27.10%) Data Protection
8 29 (27.10%) Cyber Essentials
9 28 (26.17%) Cyber Essentials PLUS
9 28 (26.17%) IT Governance
9 28 (26.17%) Risk Assessment
9 28 (26.17%) Management Information System
9 28 (26.17%) Sentinel
10 27 (25.23%) ITIL Certification
11 25 (23.36%) Project Management
12 23 (21.50%) Service Delivery
13 22 (20.56%) E-Commerce
13 22 (20.56%) Office 365
14 21 (19.63%) SIEM
14 21 (19.63%) QA
14 21 (19.63%) CISA
15 20 (18.69%) GPG13
16 19 (17.76%) Presales
16 19 (17.76%) Security Management
16 19 (17.76%) Information Security Management

SC Cleared
Top Related 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 13 (12.15%) SharePoint
2 4 (3.74%) SharePoint 2010
2 4 (3.74%) SharePoint 2013
3 2 (1.87%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 18 (16.82%) MS Excel
2 15 (14.02%) MS Office
3 5 (4.67%) MS Project
3 5 (4.67%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 28 (26.17%) Sentinel
2 14 (13.08%) assyst
2 14 (13.08%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 22 (20.56%) Office 365
2 8 (7.48%) Amazon AWS
2 8 (7.48%) Amazon EC2
3 7 (6.54%) Microsoft Azure
4 4 (3.74%) Azure Active Directory
5 1 (0.93%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (2.80%) Firewall
2 2 (1.87%) Skype
2 2 (1.87%) Unified Communications
3 1 (0.93%) Cisco ASA
3 1 (0.93%) Internet
3 1 (0.93%) TACACS
3 1 (0.93%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (4.67%) SQL Server
2 4 (3.74%) Big Data
3 3 (2.80%) SQL Server 2012
4 2 (1.87%) Azure SQL Database
4 2 (1.87%) Data Warehouse
4 2 (1.87%) SQL Server 2005
4 2 (1.87%) SQL Server 2008
4 2 (1.87%) SQL Server 2014
4 2 (1.87%) SQL Server 2016
Development Applications
1 8 (7.48%) DbUnit
1 8 (7.48%) Git (software)
1 8 (7.48%) Jenkins
1 8 (7.48%) jMock
1 8 (7.48%) JUnit
1 8 (7.48%) Maven
1 8 (7.48%) Mockito
1 8 (7.48%) SonarQube
2 1 (0.93%) Selenium
General
1 15 (14.02%) Finance
2 1 (0.93%) Local Government
2 1 (0.93%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 14 (13.08%) Information Manager
1 14 (13.08%) Security Officer
2 12 (11.21%) Information Officer
2 12 (11.21%) Information Security Officer
3 11 (10.28%) Architect
4 9 (8.41%) Consultant
4 9 (8.41%) Coordinator
4 9 (8.41%) Developer
4 9 (8.41%) Project Coordinator
5 8 (7.48%) Backup Engineer
5 8 (7.48%) Information Security Manager
5 8 (7.48%) Java Developer
5 8 (7.48%) Lead Architect
5 8 (7.48%) Security Manager
5 8 (7.48%) Senior Developer
5 8 (7.48%) Senior Java Developer
5 8 (7.48%) Storage and Backup Engineer
5 8 (7.48%) Storage Engineer
6 6 (5.61%) Information Assurance Manager
6 6 (5.61%) Security Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (7.48%) J2EE
1 8 (7.48%) jBPM
1 8 (7.48%) PowerMock
1 8 (7.48%) REST
1 8 (7.48%) RESTful
1 8 (7.48%) SOAP
1 8 (7.48%) Spring
1 8 (7.48%) Web Services
2 1 (0.93%) OAuth
2 1 (0.93%) OpenID
2 1 (0.93%) SailPoint
2 1 (0.93%) SAML
Miscellaneous
1 40 (37.38%) Data Centre
2 28 (26.17%) Management Information System
3 16 (14.95%) CESG
4 14 (13.08%) Analytical Skills
4 14 (13.08%) Data Protection Act
4 14 (13.08%) Freedom of Information
4 14 (13.08%) Video Conferencing
5 6 (5.61%) PKI
6 5 (4.67%) Driving Licence
7 3 (2.80%) Computer Science
8 2 (1.87%) Clustering
8 2 (1.87%) Private Cloud
9 1 (0.93%) Security Operations Centre
Operating Systems
1 6 (5.61%) Windows
2 4 (3.74%) Windows Server
3 3 (2.80%) Windows 10
4 1 (0.93%) Android
4 1 (0.93%) Apple iOS
4 1 (0.93%) Windows 7
4 1 (0.93%) Windows 8
4 1 (0.93%) Windows Mobile
Processes & Methodologies
1 41 (38.32%) ITIL
2 34 (31.78%) Information Security
2 34 (31.78%) Risk Management
3 30 (28.04%) Continuous Improvement
4 29 (27.10%) Data Protection
5 28 (26.17%) IT Governance
5 28 (26.17%) Risk Assessment
6 25 (23.36%) Project Management
7 23 (21.50%) Service Delivery
8 22 (20.56%) E-Commerce
9 21 (19.63%) SIEM
10 19 (17.76%) Information Security Management
10 19 (17.76%) Penetration Testing
10 19 (17.76%) Presales
10 19 (17.76%) Security Management
11 16 (14.95%) Incident Management
11 16 (14.95%) ITIL V3
11 16 (14.95%) Service Management
12 15 (14.02%) Continuous Improvement Process
12 15 (14.02%) ISMS
Programming Languages
1 8 (7.48%) Java
2 3 (2.80%) SQL
3 2 (1.87%) T-SQL
4 1 (0.93%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 107 (100.00%) Security Cleared
2 37 (34.58%) CISSP
3 35 (32.71%) CISM
4 27 (25.23%) ITIL Certification
5 21 (19.63%) CISA
6 16 (14.95%) Degree
7 15 (14.02%) CEH
8 14 (13.08%) CISMP
8 14 (13.08%) CRISC
8 14 (13.08%) MCSE
8 14 (13.08%) Microsoft Certification
9 9 (8.41%) APMP
9 9 (8.41%) DV Cleared
10 8 (7.48%) Citrix Certification
11 6 (5.61%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
12 5 (4.67%) MCSA
13 2 (1.87%) CCNP
13 2 (1.87%) Cisco Certification
14 1 (0.93%) GIAC
14 1 (0.93%) SSCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 35 (32.71%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 34 (31.78%) PCI DSS
3 29 (27.10%) Cyber Essentials
4 28 (26.17%) Cyber Essentials PLUS
5 21 (19.63%) QA
6 20 (18.69%) GPG13
7 14 (13.08%) HMG Security Policy Framework
7 14 (13.08%) PMO
7 14 (13.08%) RMADS
8 8 (7.48%) SLA
9 1 (0.93%) ISO 14001
9 1 (0.93%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 9 (8.41%) VMware Infrastructure
2 8 (7.48%) vSphere
3 5 (4.67%) Active Directory
4 2 (1.87%) BitLocker
4 2 (1.87%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 4 (3.74%) Microsoft Intune
1 4 (3.74%) SCCM
2 2 (1.87%) SCOM
Vendors
1 34 (31.78%) Microsoft
2 18 (16.82%) VMware
3 15 (14.02%) ServiceNow
4 9 (8.41%) IBM
4 9 (8.41%) Symantec
5 1 (0.93%) AlgoSec
5 1 (0.93%) ArcSight
5 1 (0.93%) Computacenter
5 1 (0.93%) CyberArk
5 1 (0.93%) EMC
5 1 (0.93%) F5
5 1 (0.93%) FireEye
5 1 (0.93%) Intel Security
5 1 (0.93%) Palo Alto
5 1 (0.93%) Qualys
5 1 (0.93%) Rapid7
5 1 (0.93%) Remedy
5 1 (0.93%) Sourcefire
5 1 (0.93%) Splunk
5 1 (0.93%) Tufin
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