Period
to 24 June 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 24 June 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Security Check (SC) Clearance
West Midlands > Birmingham
6 months to
24 Jun 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 98 128 58
Rank change year-on-year +30 -70 -17
Permanent jobs citing SC Cleared 105 60 196
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Birmingham 2.73% 1.59% 4.15%
As % of the Qualifications category 8.91% 6.21% 15.29%
Number of salaries quoted 59 49 119
Birmingham median annual salary £57,500 £55,000 £60,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.55% -8.33% -
10th Percentile £40,000 £30,000 £30,050
90th Percentile £80,000 £70,000 £77,500
West Midlands median annual salary £55,000 £50,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year +10.00% - -16.67%

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 1,178 966 1,282
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Birmingham 30.65% 25.66% 27.15%
Number of salaries quoted 632 697 868
Birmingham median annual salary £47,500 £40,000 £41,750
Median salary % change year-on-year +18.75% -4.19% -8.24%
10th Percentile £25,500 £24,050 £23,000
90th Percentile £68,750 £60,650 £75,000
West Midlands median annual salary £44,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +10.00% - -

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 24 June 2018.

Salary histogram for SC Cleared in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 24 June 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.

1 105 (100.00%) Security Cleared
2 41 (39.05%) ITIL
3 33 (31.43%) Agile Software Development
4 28 (26.67%) Service Delivery
5 24 (22.86%) Microsoft
6 23 (21.90%) Service Management
7 22 (20.95%) Information Security
8 21 (20.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
8 21 (20.00%) Analytical Skills
9 20 (19.05%) SIEM
9 20 (19.05%) PCI DSS
9 20 (19.05%) CISSP
9 20 (19.05%) Data Centre
10 19 (18.10%) Cyber Essentials
10 19 (18.10%) Cyber Essentials PLUS
10 19 (18.10%) CISM
10 19 (18.10%) ITIL V3
11 18 (17.14%) Java
11 18 (17.14%) Presales
12 17 (16.19%) Continuous Improvement
13 15 (14.29%) Line Management
13 15 (14.29%) ITIL Certification
14 14 (13.33%) Problem-Solving
15 13 (12.38%) Microsoft Certification
16 12 (11.43%) DevOps
17 11 (10.48%) Microsoft Azure
17 11 (10.48%) Project Management
17 11 (10.48%) C#
17 11 (10.48%) SQL Server
18 10 (9.52%) MCSE

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 (5.71%) NetWeaver
2 2 (1.90%) SharePoint
2 2 (1.90%) SharePoint 2013
3 1 (0.95%) Anypoint
3 1 (0.95%) Apache ServiceMix
3 1 (0.95%) JBoss
3 1 (0.95%) Mule
Applications
1 3 (2.86%) Microsoft Office
2 1 (0.95%) Microsoft Excel
2 1 (0.95%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 6 (5.71%) Dynamics CRM
2 5 (4.76%) assyst
2 5 (4.76%) Sentinel
3 1 (0.95%) SAP APO
3 1 (0.95%) SAP GRC
Cloud Services
1 11 (10.48%) Microsoft Azure
2 7 (6.67%) Azure Active Directory
3 5 (4.76%) Amazon AWS
4 3 (2.86%) Office 365
5 2 (1.90%) Amazon EC2
5 2 (1.90%) Amazon S3
5 2 (1.90%) AWS CloudFormation
5 2 (1.90%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
5 2 (1.90%) AWS Lambda
5 2 (1.90%) Serverless
6 1 (0.95%) Azure Data Factory
Communications & Networking
1 4 (3.81%) Firewall
2 3 (2.86%) TCP/IP
3 2 (1.90%) Cisco ASA
3 2 (1.90%) LAN
3 2 (1.90%) WAN
3 2 (1.90%) Wireless
4 1 (0.95%) Internet
4 1 (0.95%) Intranet
4 1 (0.95%) Intrusion Detection
4 1 (0.95%) NetScaler
4 1 (0.95%) Network Security
4 1 (0.95%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (10.48%) SQL Server
2 6 (5.71%) Oracle Database
3 3 (2.86%) MongoDB
4 1 (0.95%) Azure SQL Database
4 1 (0.95%) Data Lake
4 1 (0.95%) Data Warehouse
4 1 (0.95%) NoSQL
4 1 (0.95%) Power BI
4 1 (0.95%) QlikView
4 1 (0.95%) RDBMS
4 1 (0.95%) Relational Database
4 1 (0.95%) SAP BW
4 1 (0.95%) Semantic Layer
4 1 (0.95%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 1 (0.95%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 1 (0.95%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 5 (4.76%) Visual Studio
2 3 (2.86%) Git (software)
2 3 (2.86%) Subversion
3 2 (1.90%) JUnit
3 2 (1.90%) Selenium
3 2 (1.90%) TestNG
3 2 (1.90%) WebDriver
4 1 (0.95%) IntelliJ
General
1 9 (8.57%) Finance
2 8 (7.62%) Manufacturing
3 7 (6.67%) Publishing
3 7 (6.67%) Retail
4 3 (2.86%) Legal
5 1 (0.95%) Advertising
5 1 (0.95%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 21 (20.00%) Consultant
2 18 (17.14%) Architect
3 14 (13.33%) Compliance Manager
3 14 (13.33%) Information Manager
3 14 (13.33%) Information Security Compliance Manager
3 14 (13.33%) Information Security Manager
3 14 (13.33%) Security Compliance Manager
3 14 (13.33%) Security Manager
4 12 (11.43%) Analyst
5 11 (10.48%) Developer
6 9 (8.57%) Lead Architect
7 8 (7.62%) SAP Consultant
8 7 (6.67%) Business Analyst
8 7 (6.67%) Cloud Architect
9 6 (5.71%) Agile Business Analyst
9 6 (5.71%) SAP Basis Consultant
9 6 (5.71%) Software Developer
10 5 (4.76%) Java Developer
10 5 (4.76%) Software Consultant
10 5 (4.76%) Solutions Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (5.71%) .NET
1 6 (5.71%) SAP Basis
2 5 (4.76%) .NET Framework
2 5 (4.76%) Entity Framework
3 4 (3.81%) HTML
4 3 (2.86%) CSS
4 3 (2.86%) HTML5
5 1 (0.95%) ASP.NET
5 1 (0.95%) COM
5 1 (0.95%) JSON
5 1 (0.95%) LDAP
5 1 (0.95%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 21 (20.00%) Analytical Skills
2 20 (19.05%) Data Centre
3 8 (7.62%) Self-Motivation
4 6 (5.71%) CESG
4 6 (5.71%) Clustering
5 5 (4.76%) Freedom of Information
5 5 (4.76%) Management Information System
5 5 (4.76%) Mobile App
5 5 (4.76%) Video Conferencing
6 4 (3.81%) User Experience
7 3 (2.86%) Greenfield Project
8 1 (0.95%) Computer Science
8 1 (0.95%) Driving Licence
8 1 (0.95%) Fintech
Operating Systems
1 10 (9.52%) Windows
2 7 (6.67%) Unix
3 4 (3.81%) Windows 10
4 3 (2.86%) Linux
5 1 (0.95%) Android
5 1 (0.95%) Apple iOS
5 1 (0.95%) Windows 8
5 1 (0.95%) Windows Mobile
Processes & Methodologies
1 41 (39.05%) ITIL
2 33 (31.43%) Agile Software Development
3 28 (26.67%) Service Delivery
4 23 (21.90%) Service Management
5 22 (20.95%) Information Security
6 20 (19.05%) SIEM
7 19 (18.10%) ITIL V3
8 18 (17.14%) Presales
9 17 (16.19%) Continuous Improvement
10 15 (14.29%) Line Management
11 14 (13.33%) Problem-Solving
12 12 (11.43%) DevOps
13 11 (10.48%) Project Management
14 10 (9.52%) Change Management
14 10 (9.52%) Continuous Integration
14 10 (9.52%) Problem Management
15 9 (8.57%) Data Protection
15 9 (8.57%) Service Design
16 8 (7.62%) Customer Requirements
16 8 (7.62%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 18 (17.14%) Java
2 11 (10.48%) C#
3 9 (8.57%) Scala
4 7 (6.67%) ABAP
4 7 (6.67%) SQL
5 5 (4.76%) PHP
5 5 (4.76%) T-SQL
6 3 (2.86%) Python
6 3 (2.86%) Ruby
7 1 (0.95%) C
7 1 (0.95%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
Qualifications
1 105 (100.00%) Security Cleared
2 20 (19.05%) CISSP
3 19 (18.10%) CISM
4 15 (14.29%) ITIL Certification
5 13 (12.38%) Microsoft Certification
6 10 (9.52%) Degree
6 10 (9.52%) MCSE
7 8 (7.62%) Citrix Certification
8 5 (4.76%) CISA
9 3 (2.86%) CCNP
9 3 (2.86%) Cisco Certification
10 2 (1.90%) CCSP
10 2 (1.90%) DV Cleared
10 2 (1.90%) JNCIS
11 1 (0.95%) CESG Certified Professional
11 1 (0.95%) Computer Science Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 21 (20.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 20 (19.05%) PCI DSS
3 19 (18.10%) Cyber Essentials
3 19 (18.10%) Cyber Essentials PLUS
4 7 (6.67%) SLA
5 5 (4.76%) ISO/IEC 20000
5 5 (4.76%) QA
6 3 (2.86%) GDPR
7 2 (1.90%) PMO
System Software
1 9 (8.57%) Active Directory
2 1 (0.95%) Docker
Systems Management
1 6 (5.71%) Microsoft Clustering
2 3 (2.86%) Ansible
2 3 (2.86%) Opscode Chef
2 3 (2.86%) Puppet
2 3 (2.86%) SCCM
2 3 (2.86%) Terraform
3 2 (1.90%) Kubernetes
3 2 (1.90%) Microsoft Intune
4 1 (0.95%) QRadar
4 1 (0.95%) Single Sign-On
Vendors
1 24 (22.86%) Microsoft
2 8 (7.62%) SAP
2 8 (7.62%) ServiceNow
3 7 (6.67%) Oracle
4 3 (2.86%) Cisco
5 1 (0.95%) ArcSight
5 1 (0.95%) Citrix
5 1 (0.95%) F5
5 1 (0.95%) HP
5 1 (0.95%) Jaspersoft
5 1 (0.95%) LogRhythm
5 1 (0.95%) MuleSoft
5 1 (0.95%) Splunk
5 1 (0.95%) Tableau