Period
to 14 November 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 14 November 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Security Check (SC) Clearance
West Midlands > Birmingham
6 months to
14 Nov 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 97 131 65
Rank change year-on-year +34 -66 +12
Permanent jobs citing SC Cleared 98 70 190
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Birmingham 2.68% 1.80% 3.98%
As % of the Qualifications category 8.33% 6.94% 13.27%
Number of salaries quoted 43 63 83
Birmingham median annual salary £57,500 £55,000 £52,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.55% +4.76% +5.00%
10th Percentile £25,500 £24,500 £27,450
90th Percentile £82,000 £70,000 £77,500
West Midlands median annual salary £50,000 £51,500 £48,000
% change year-on-year -2.91% +7.29% -2.04%

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 1,176 1,008 1,432
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Birmingham 32.18% 25.92% 29.98%
Number of salaries quoted 687 745 941
Birmingham median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.88% - -5.56%
10th Percentile £25,000 £25,950 £22,750
90th Percentile £72,500 £65,000 £67,500
West Midlands median annual salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +2.41% +3.75% -

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 14 November 2018.

Salary histogram for SC Cleared in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 14 November 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 98 (100.00%) Security Cleared
2 60 (61.22%) ITIL
3 48 (48.98%) Service Delivery
4 35 (35.71%) Data Protection
5 31 (31.63%) GDPR
6 28 (28.57%) Data Centre
6 28 (28.57%) Information Security
7 27 (27.55%) Finance
7 27 (27.55%) SLA
8 26 (26.53%) CISSP
8 26 (26.53%) ITSM
9 25 (25.51%) ISO/IEC 27001
10 24 (24.49%) PCI DSS
10 24 (24.49%) CISM
11 22 (22.45%) Microsoft Excel
12 21 (21.43%) SIEM
13 20 (20.41%) Performance Management
13 20 (20.41%) Microsoft PowerPoint
13 20 (20.41%) ISEB
13 20 (20.41%) Stakeholder Management
13 20 (20.41%) Contract Management
13 20 (20.41%) Cyber Essentials
13 20 (20.41%) Cyber Essentials PLUS
14 17 (17.35%) Service Management
15 16 (16.33%) Change Management
15 16 (16.33%) Microsoft
15 16 (16.33%) ITIL V3
16 15 (15.31%) Continuous Improvement
17 13 (13.27%) ITIL Certification
18 12 (12.24%) Java

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 (4.08%) SharePoint
2 1 (1.02%) Anypoint
2 1 (1.02%) Apache
2 1 (1.02%) Apache ServiceMix
2 1 (1.02%) Elasticsearch
2 1 (1.02%) JBoss
2 1 (1.02%) Mule
2 1 (1.02%) NetWeaver
2 1 (1.02%) SharePoint 2013
2 1 (1.02%) Tomcat
Applications
1 22 (22.45%) Microsoft Excel
2 20 (20.41%) Microsoft PowerPoint
3 4 (4.08%) Microsoft Office
4 2 (2.04%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 7 (7.14%) Sentinel
2 5 (5.10%) assyst
3 3 (3.06%) SAP APO
4 1 (1.02%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 7 (7.14%) Microsoft Azure
2 3 (3.06%) Amazon AWS
2 3 (3.06%) Office 365
3 2 (2.04%) Azure Active Directory
4 1 (1.02%) GitHub
4 1 (1.02%) npm
4 1 (1.02%) Serverless
Communications & Networking
1 8 (8.16%) Firewall
2 7 (7.14%) WAN
3 4 (4.08%) LAN
4 3 (3.06%) Junos
4 3 (3.06%) Wireless
5 2 (2.04%) Intelligent Network
5 2 (2.04%) NetScaler
6 1 (1.02%) Cisco ASA
6 1 (1.02%) Intrusion Detection
6 1 (1.02%) Network Security
6 1 (1.02%) OpenVPN
6 1 (1.02%) TCP/IP
6 1 (1.02%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (2.04%) SQL Server
2 1 (1.02%) Big Data
2 1 (1.02%) Oracle Database
2 1 (1.02%) RDBMS
2 1 (1.02%) Redis
2 1 (1.02%) Relational Database
2 1 (1.02%) SAP HANA
2 1 (1.02%) Semantic Layer
2 1 (1.02%) SQL Server 2016
Development Applications
1 4 (4.08%) Cucumber
1 4 (4.08%) Selenium
2 3 (3.06%) Jenkins
2 3 (3.06%) Maven
3 2 (2.04%) DbUnit
3 2 (2.04%) Git (software)
3 2 (2.04%) JIRA
3 2 (2.04%) JMeter
3 2 (2.04%) jMock
3 2 (2.04%) JUnit
3 2 (2.04%) Mockito
3 2 (2.04%) SoapUI
3 2 (2.04%) SonarQube
4 1 (1.02%) GitLab
4 1 (1.02%) Hudson
4 1 (1.02%) IntelliJ
4 1 (1.02%) webpack
General
1 27 (27.55%) Finance
2 4 (4.08%) Manufacturing
3 2 (2.04%) Law
3 2 (2.04%) Local Government
4 1 (1.02%) Legal
4 1 (1.02%) Publishing
4 1 (1.02%) Retail
4 1 (1.02%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 23 (23.47%) Service Manager
2 22 (22.45%) Delivery Manager
3 18 (18.37%) Information Manager
3 18 (18.37%) Information Security Manager
3 18 (18.37%) Security Manager
4 15 (15.31%) Compliance Manager
4 15 (15.31%) Information Security Compliance Manager
4 15 (15.31%) Security Compliance Manager
5 13 (13.27%) Services Delivery Manager
6 12 (12.24%) Consultant
7 8 (8.16%) Architect
8 6 (6.12%) Developer
8 6 (6.12%) Network Engineer
9 5 (5.10%) Information Security Compliance Officer
9 5 (5.10%) Information Security Officer
9 5 (5.10%) Java Developer
9 5 (5.10%) Operations Manager
9 5 (5.10%) Security Officer
9 5 (5.10%) Service Operations Manager
9 5 (5.10%) Solutions Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (4.08%) Spring
2 3 (3.06%) RESTful
3 2 (2.04%) Apache Camel
3 2 (2.04%) CGI
3 2 (2.04%) HTML
3 2 (2.04%) J2EE
3 2 (2.04%) PowerMock
3 2 (2.04%) REST
3 2 (2.04%) SOAP
3 2 (2.04%) Spring Boot
3 2 (2.04%) Web Services
4 1 (1.02%) Angular 2
4 1 (1.02%) COM
4 1 (1.02%) CSS
4 1 (1.02%) Durandal
4 1 (1.02%) Hibernate
4 1 (1.02%) Middleware
4 1 (1.02%) React
4 1 (1.02%) Redux
4 1 (1.02%) SAP Basis
Miscellaneous
1 28 (28.57%) Data Centre
2 12 (12.24%) Analytical Skills
3 6 (6.12%) CESG
4 5 (5.10%) Freedom of Information
4 5 (5.10%) Management Information System
4 5 (5.10%) Video Conferencing
5 4 (4.08%) Self-Motivation
6 1 (1.02%) Clustering
6 1 (1.02%) Hybrid Cloud
6 1 (1.02%) PKI
6 1 (1.02%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 4 (4.08%) Windows
2 3 (3.06%) Windows 10
3 1 (1.02%) Android
3 1 (1.02%) Apple iOS
3 1 (1.02%) Linux
3 1 (1.02%) Unix
3 1 (1.02%) Windows Mobile
Processes & Methodologies
1 60 (61.22%) ITIL
2 48 (48.98%) Service Delivery
3 35 (35.71%) Data Protection
4 28 (28.57%) Information Security
5 26 (26.53%) ITSM
6 21 (21.43%) SIEM
7 20 (20.41%) Contract Management
7 20 (20.41%) Performance Management
7 20 (20.41%) Stakeholder Management
8 17 (17.35%) Service Management
9 16 (16.33%) Change Management
9 16 (16.33%) ITIL V3
10 15 (15.31%) Continuous Improvement
11 10 (10.20%) Incident Management
11 10 (10.20%) Problem Management
12 9 (9.18%) Agile Software Development
13 8 (8.16%) Continuous Integration
13 8 (8.16%) Customer Requirements
13 8 (8.16%) Problem-Solving
14 7 (7.14%) Presales
Programming Languages
1 12 (12.24%) Java
2 4 (4.08%) SQL
3 2 (2.04%) Java 8
4 1 (1.02%) ABAP
4 1 (1.02%) C
4 1 (1.02%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 98 (100.00%) Security Cleared
2 26 (26.53%) CISSP
3 24 (24.49%) CISM
4 20 (20.41%) ISEB
5 13 (13.27%) ITIL Certification
6 6 (6.12%) CISA
7 5 (5.10%) Cisco Certification
8 3 (3.06%) CCNA
8 3 (3.06%) CEH
8 3 (3.06%) CISMP
8 3 (3.06%) CRISC
8 3 (3.06%) DV Cleared
8 3 (3.06%) Microsoft Certification
9 2 (2.04%) CCNP
9 2 (2.04%) MCSE
10 1 (1.02%) CCA
10 1 (1.02%) CCSP
10 1 (1.02%) CESG Certified Professional
10 1 (1.02%) Citrix Certification
10 1 (1.02%) ISACA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 31 (31.63%) GDPR
2 27 (27.55%) SLA
3 25 (25.51%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 24 (24.49%) PCI DSS
5 20 (20.41%) Cyber Essentials
5 20 (20.41%) Cyber Essentials PLUS
6 7 (7.14%) QA
7 5 (5.10%) ISO/IEC 20000
8 3 (3.06%) ISAE 3402
9 2 (2.04%) PMO
System Software
1 4 (4.08%) Active Directory
2 3 (3.06%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (2.04%) Hyper-V
4 1 (1.02%) Squid
4 1 (1.02%) vSphere
4 1 (1.02%) XenApp
4 1 (1.02%) XenDesktop
4 1 (1.02%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 3 (3.06%) SCCM
2 2 (2.04%) Microsoft Intune
3 1 (1.02%) Ansible
3 1 (1.02%) Kubernetes
3 1 (1.02%) Microsoft Clustering
3 1 (1.02%) Single Sign-On
3 1 (1.02%) Terraform
3 1 (1.02%) vRealize
3 1 (1.02%) XenMobile
Vendors
1 16 (16.33%) Microsoft
2 8 (8.16%) Cisco
3 5 (5.10%) ServiceNow
4 4 (4.08%) Juniper
4 4 (4.08%) SAP
5 3 (3.06%) VMware
6 2 (2.04%) Aruba
6 2 (2.04%) Citrix
6 2 (2.04%) Oracle
7 1 (1.02%) CheckPoint
7 1 (1.02%) F5
7 1 (1.02%) HP
7 1 (1.02%) Jaspersoft
7 1 (1.02%) MuleSoft
7 1 (1.02%) Splunk