Period
to 19 November 2017

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 19 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Security Check (SC) Clearance
West Midlands > Birmingham
6 months to
19 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 133 62 74
Rank change year-on-year -71 +12 -55
Permanent jobs citing SC Cleared 65 194 139
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Birmingham 1.70% 4.11% 3.51%
As % of the Qualifications category 6.63% 13.74% 11.66%
Number of salaries quoted 52 82 158
Birmingham median annual salary £55,000 £52,500 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.76% +5.00% -23.08%
10th Percentile £23,125 £26,850 £38,900
90th Percentile £74,500 £77,500 £77,500
West Midlands median annual salary £51,500 £47,500 £49,000
% change year-on-year +8.42% -3.06% -24.62%

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 980 1412 1192
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Birmingham 25.70% 29.89% 30.14%
Number of salaries quoted 721 924 955
Birmingham median annual salary £42,500 £42,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - -5.56% -3.23%
10th Percentile £26,250 £22,825 £23,750
90th Percentile £65,000 £67,500 £71,250
West Midlands median annual salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +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 19 November 2017.

Salary histogram for SC Cleared in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 19 November 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 65 (100.00%) Security Cleared
2 24 (36.92%) ITIL
2 24 (36.92%) Microsoft
3 16 (24.62%) CISSP
3 16 (24.62%) Analytical Skills
4 14 (21.54%) Data Centre
4 14 (21.54%) ITIL V3
4 14 (21.54%) Service Delivery
4 14 (21.54%) Windows
4 14 (21.54%) Information Security
5 12 (18.46%) Agile Software Development
5 12 (18.46%) CISM
5 12 (18.46%) Windows 10
6 11 (16.92%) SIEM
6 11 (16.92%) Microsoft Office
7 10 (15.38%) PRINCE2
7 10 (15.38%) Management Information System
8 8 (12.31%) Active Directory
8 8 (12.31%) Cybersecurity
8 8 (12.31%) QRadar
9 7 (10.77%) Security Operations
9 7 (10.77%) Security Monitoring
9 7 (10.77%) Business Process Analysis
9 7 (10.77%) Office 365
9 7 (10.77%) Cyber Attack
9 7 (10.77%) Digital Forensics
9 7 (10.77%) Problem Management
9 7 (10.77%) Data Protection
9 7 (10.77%) ISEB
9 7 (10.77%) Service 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 (6.15%) SharePoint
2 2 (3.08%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 11 (16.92%) Microsoft Office
2 3 (4.62%) Microsoft Excel
2 3 (4.62%) MS Visio
3 2 (3.08%) Microsoft Project
Business Applications
1 7 (10.77%) assyst
2 3 (4.62%) Maximo
3 2 (3.08%) SAP GTS
Cloud Services
1 7 (10.77%) Office 365
2 5 (7.69%) Microsoft Azure
3 4 (6.15%) Azure Active Directory
4 3 (4.62%) IaaS
4 3 (4.62%) PaaS
5 1 (1.54%) Amazon AWS
5 1 (1.54%) Amazon EC2
5 1 (1.54%) Amazon S3
5 1 (1.54%) AWS CloudFormation
5 1 (1.54%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
5 1 (1.54%) AWS Lambda
5 1 (1.54%) Cloud Computing
5 1 (1.54%) Cortana Intelligence Suite
5 1 (1.54%) Serverless
Communications & Networking
1 6 (9.23%) DNS
2 5 (7.69%) TCP/IP
3 4 (6.15%) Firewall
3 4 (6.15%) SAN
4 2 (3.08%) Cisco ASA
4 2 (3.08%) DAB
4 2 (3.08%) Fibre Channel
4 2 (3.08%) VLAN
4 2 (3.08%) VPN
4 2 (3.08%) WAN
5 1 (1.54%) NetScaler
5 1 (1.54%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (3.08%) Apache Cassandra
1 2 (3.08%) MongoDB
1 2 (3.08%) NoSQL
2 1 (1.54%) Azure SQL Database
2 1 (1.54%) Big Data
2 1 (1.54%) Data Lake
2 1 (1.54%) Data Mining
2 1 (1.54%) Data Warehouse
2 1 (1.54%) Hadoop
2 1 (1.54%) Microsoft Analysis Services
2 1 (1.54%) Power BI
2 1 (1.54%) RDBMS
2 1 (1.54%) Relational Database
2 1 (1.54%) SQL Server
2 1 (1.54%) SQL Server Analysis Services
2 1 (1.54%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 1 (1.54%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 1 (1.54%) JIRA
1 1 (1.54%) SoapUI
General
1 7 (10.77%) Finance
2 6 (9.23%) Legal
3 3 (4.62%) Manufacturing
4 2 (3.08%) Billing
5 1 (1.54%) Retail
Job Titles
1 12 (18.46%) Analyst
2 10 (15.38%) Consultant
3 7 (10.77%) 2nd Line Desktop Support
3 7 (10.77%) 2nd Line Support
3 7 (10.77%) Agile Business Analyst
3 7 (10.77%) Business Analyst
3 7 (10.77%) Desktop Support
3 7 (10.77%) SC Cleared Desktop Support
4 6 (9.23%) Business Development Analyst
4 6 (9.23%) Development Analyst
4 6 (9.23%) Digital Analyst
4 6 (9.23%) Digital Business Analyst
5 5 (7.69%) Developer
5 5 (7.69%) Security Consultant
6 4 (6.15%) Architect
6 4 (6.15%) Operations Analyst
6 4 (6.15%) Security Analyst
6 4 (6.15%) Security Operations Analyst
7 3 (4.62%) IT Security Consultant
7 3 (4.62%) IT Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (6.15%) AngularJS
1 4 (6.15%) Node.js
2 3 (4.62%) Spring
3 2 (3.08%) CSS
3 2 (3.08%) CSS3
3 2 (3.08%) HTML
3 2 (3.08%) HTML5
3 2 (3.08%) jQuery
3 2 (3.08%) Modernizr
3 2 (3.08%) Sass
3 2 (3.08%) Twitter Bootstrap
4 1 (1.54%) Apache Camel
4 1 (1.54%) REST
4 1 (1.54%) SailPoint
4 1 (1.54%) Spring Integration
4 1 (1.54%) Spring MVC
Miscellaneous
1 16 (24.62%) Analytical Skills
2 14 (21.54%) Data Centre
3 10 (15.38%) Management Information System
4 7 (10.77%) Cyber Attack
4 7 (10.77%) Freedom of Information
5 5 (7.69%) PKI
6 3 (4.62%) Driving Licence
6 3 (4.62%) Private Cloud
7 2 (3.08%) Replication
7 2 (3.08%) RSA SecurID
8 1 (1.54%) CESG
8 1 (1.54%) EPoS
8 1 (1.54%) Hybrid Cloud
8 1 (1.54%) Public Cloud
Operating Systems
1 14 (21.54%) Windows
2 12 (18.46%) Windows 10
3 4 (6.15%) Windows Server
3 4 (6.15%) Windows Server 2012
4 1 (1.54%) Android
4 1 (1.54%) Apple iOS
4 1 (1.54%) Linux
4 1 (1.54%) Windows Mobile
Processes & Methodologies
1 24 (36.92%) ITIL
2 14 (21.54%) Information Security
2 14 (21.54%) ITIL V3
2 14 (21.54%) Service Delivery
3 12 (18.46%) Agile Software Development
4 11 (16.92%) SIEM
5 10 (15.38%) PRINCE2
6 8 (12.31%) Cybersecurity
7 7 (10.77%) Business Process Analysis
7 7 (10.77%) Data Analysis
7 7 (10.77%) Data Protection
7 7 (10.77%) Digital Forensics
7 7 (10.77%) Incident Management
7 7 (10.77%) Problem Management
7 7 (10.77%) Requirements Analysis
7 7 (10.77%) Requirements Management
7 7 (10.77%) Security Monitoring
7 7 (10.77%) Security Operations
7 7 (10.77%) Service Management
7 7 (10.77%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 5 (7.69%) SQL
2 3 (4.62%) Java
3 2 (3.08%) JavaScript
3 2 (3.08%) PowerShell
3 2 (3.08%) Scala
Qualifications
1 65 (100.00%) Security Cleared
2 16 (24.62%) CISSP
3 12 (18.46%) CISM
4 7 (10.77%) ISEB
5 6 (9.23%) MCSE
5 6 (9.23%) Microsoft Certification
6 5 (7.69%) Degree
6 5 (7.69%) MCSA
7 4 (6.15%) CEH
8 3 (4.62%) APMP
9 2 (3.08%) BPSS Clearance
9 2 (3.08%) ITIL Certification
9 2 (3.08%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
10 1 (1.54%) PCI QSA
10 1 (1.54%) SANS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (9.23%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 3 (4.62%) Cyber Essentials
2 3 (4.62%) PMO
2 3 (4.62%) QA
3 2 (3.08%) Cyber Essentials PLUS
3 2 (3.08%) ISO 22301
4 1 (1.54%) GDPR
4 1 (1.54%) HIPAA
4 1 (1.54%) NIST 800
4 1 (1.54%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 8 (12.31%) Active Directory
2 4 (6.15%) vSphere
3 3 (4.62%) Virtual Machines
4 1 (1.54%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 8 (12.31%) QRadar
2 1 (1.54%) Ansible
2 1 (1.54%) Microsoft Intune
2 1 (1.54%) Opscode Chef
2 1 (1.54%) Puppet
2 1 (1.54%) SCCM
2 1 (1.54%) Terraform
Vendors
1 24 (36.92%) Microsoft
2 7 (10.77%) IBM
3 6 (9.23%) Cisco
4 4 (6.15%) VMware
5 2 (3.08%) Brocade
5 2 (3.08%) Dell
5 2 (3.08%) EMC
5 2 (3.08%) HP
5 2 (3.08%) Juniper
5 2 (3.08%) MuleSoft
5 2 (3.08%) NetApp
5 2 (3.08%) SAP
5 2 (3.08%) SEEBURGER
5 2 (3.08%) SolarWinds
5 2 (3.08%) Sophos
5 2 (3.08%) Veeam
6 1 (1.54%) Apple
6 1 (1.54%) Citrix
6 1 (1.54%) CyberArk
6 1 (1.54%) LogRhythm