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 28 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Security Check (SC) Clearance
West Midlands / Birmingham
3 months to
28 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 92 51 34
Rank change year-on-year -41 -17  
Permanent jobs citing SC Cleared 41 101 120
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Birmingham 2.09% 4.28% 5.96%
As % of the Qualifications category 8.10% 15.28% 18.07%
Number of salaries quoted 39 48 202
Median salary £55,000 £61,250 £60,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -10.20% +2.08%  
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,625 £42,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £77,500 £86,250
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £42,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year +5.88% -5.55%  

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 506 661 664
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Birmingham 25.80% 28.02% 33.00%
Number of salaries quoted 1189 875 1503
Median salary £47,500 £42,500 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +11.76% -10.52%  
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £22,750 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £77,500 £77,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £41,500
% change year-on-year - +2.40%  

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 3 months to 28 June 2017.

Salary histogram for SC Cleared in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 28 June 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 61 (100.00%) Security Cleared
2 34 (55.74%) Microsoft
3 30 (49.18%) ITIL
4 23 (37.70%) Service Delivery
5 16 (26.23%) Data Centre
6 15 (24.59%) SIEM
6 15 (24.59%) CISSP
6 15 (24.59%) Microsoft Certification
7 14 (22.95%) Service Management
7 14 (22.95%) CISM
7 14 (22.95%) Analytical Skills
7 14 (22.95%) Presales
8 13 (21.31%) ITIL V3
8 13 (21.31%) Data Protection
8 13 (21.31%) Microsoft Azure
8 13 (21.31%) Management Information System
8 13 (21.31%) Information Security
8 13 (21.31%) Freedom of Information
8 13 (21.31%) assyst
8 13 (21.31%) Incident Management
8 13 (21.31%) Problem Management
9 12 (19.67%) Active Directory
9 12 (19.67%) MCSE
9 12 (19.67%) Cybersecurity
10 11 (18.03%) QRadar
10 11 (18.03%) Azure Active Directory
10 11 (18.03%) MCSA
10 11 (18.03%) Microsoft Office
10 11 (18.03%) QA
11 10 (16.39%) Integration Testing

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 2 (3.28%) MS Exchange
1 2 (3.28%) SharePoint
2 1 (1.64%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 11 (18.03%) Microsoft Office
2 10 (16.39%) Microsoft Excel
3 7 (11.48%) Microsoft Project
3 7 (11.48%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 13 (21.31%) assyst
2 3 (4.92%) Sentinel
3 1 (1.64%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 13 (21.31%) Microsoft Azure
2 11 (18.03%) Azure Active Directory
3 8 (13.11%) IaaS
3 8 (13.11%) PaaS
4 1 (1.64%) Amazon AWS
4 1 (1.64%) Amazon EC2
4 1 (1.64%) Cloud Computing
4 1 (1.64%) Dynamics 365
4 1 (1.64%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 6 (9.84%) Firewall
2 5 (8.20%) TCP/IP
3 2 (3.28%) DNS
3 2 (3.28%) Fibre Channel
3 2 (3.28%) SAN
4 1 (1.64%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (3.28%) Apache Cassandra
1 2 (3.28%) MongoDB
1 2 (3.28%) NoSQL
1 2 (3.28%) SQL Server
2 1 (1.64%) Azure SQL Database
2 1 (1.64%) Data Warehouse
2 1 (1.64%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 1 (1.64%) DbUnit
1 1 (1.64%) Git (software)
1 1 (1.64%) Jenkins
1 1 (1.64%) jMock
1 1 (1.64%) JUnit
1 1 (1.64%) Maven
1 1 (1.64%) Mockito
1 1 (1.64%) Selenium
1 1 (1.64%) SoapUI
1 1 (1.64%) SonarQube
General
1 8 (13.11%) Finance
2 5 (8.20%) Legal
3 1 (1.64%) Retail
Job Titles
1 17 (27.87%) Consultant
2 10 (16.39%) Analyst
3 8 (13.11%) Operations Analyst
3 8 (13.11%) Project Manager
3 8 (13.11%) Security Analyst
3 8 (13.11%) Security Operations Analyst
4 7 (11.48%) Security Consultant
5 5 (8.20%) Azure Consultant
5 5 (8.20%) Cloud Consultant
6 4 (6.56%) Developer
6 4 (6.56%) Infrastructure Consultant
7 3 (4.92%) Information Officer
7 3 (4.92%) Information Security Officer
7 3 (4.92%) Security Officer
7 3 (4.92%) Team Leader
8 2 (3.28%) Full Stack Developer
8 2 (3.28%) IT Consultant
8 2 (3.28%) IT Security Consultant
8 2 (3.28%) Microsoft Consultant
8 2 (3.28%) Support Team Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (4.92%) Spring
2 2 (3.28%) AngularJS
2 2 (3.28%) Node.js
3 1 (1.64%) J2EE
3 1 (1.64%) jBPM
3 1 (1.64%) PowerMock
3 1 (1.64%) REST
3 1 (1.64%) RESTful
3 1 (1.64%) SOAP
3 1 (1.64%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 16 (26.23%) Data Centre
2 14 (22.95%) Analytical Skills
3 13 (21.31%) Freedom of Information
3 13 (21.31%) Management Information System
4 10 (16.39%) Cyber Attack
5 8 (13.11%) Private Cloud
6 7 (11.48%) Driving Licence
7 6 (9.84%) CESG
8 5 (8.20%) PKI
9 3 (4.92%) Video Conferencing
10 2 (3.28%) Hybrid Cloud
10 2 (3.28%) Public Cloud
10 2 (3.28%) RSA SecurID
11 1 (1.64%) Clustering
11 1 (1.64%) Computer Science
11 1 (1.64%) EPoS
11 1 (1.64%) Security Operations Centre
Operating Systems
1 9 (14.75%) Windows
2 4 (6.56%) Windows 10
2 4 (6.56%) Windows Server 2012
3 2 (3.28%) Android
3 2 (3.28%) Apple iOS
3 2 (3.28%) Windows Mobile
3 2 (3.28%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 30 (49.18%) ITIL
2 23 (37.70%) Service Delivery
3 15 (24.59%) SIEM
4 14 (22.95%) Presales
4 14 (22.95%) Service Management
5 13 (21.31%) Data Protection
5 13 (21.31%) Incident Management
5 13 (21.31%) Information Security
5 13 (21.31%) ITIL V3
5 13 (21.31%) Problem Management
6 12 (19.67%) Cybersecurity
7 10 (16.39%) Digital Forensics
7 10 (16.39%) Integration Testing
7 10 (16.39%) PRINCE2
7 10 (16.39%) Project Management
7 10 (16.39%) Risk Management
7 10 (16.39%) Security Monitoring
7 10 (16.39%) Security Operations
8 8 (13.11%) Resource Management
8 8 (13.11%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 4 (6.56%) SQL
2 3 (4.92%) Java
2 3 (4.92%) PowerShell
3 2 (3.28%) Scala
Qualifications
1 61 (100.00%) Security Cleared
2 15 (24.59%) CISSP
2 15 (24.59%) Microsoft Certification
3 14 (22.95%) CISM
4 12 (19.67%) MCSE
5 11 (18.03%) MCSA
6 10 (16.39%) ITIL Certification
7 9 (14.75%) Degree
8 8 (13.11%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
9 4 (6.56%) CISA
10 3 (4.92%) DV Cleared
11 2 (3.28%) CEH
11 2 (3.28%) ISEB
12 1 (1.64%) APMP
12 1 (1.64%) CHECK Team Member
12 1 (1.64%) GCFA
12 1 (1.64%) GIAC
12 1 (1.64%) GREM
12 1 (1.64%) OSCP
12 1 (1.64%) SSCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (18.03%) QA
2 8 (13.11%) PMO
3 6 (9.84%) Cyber Essentials
4 3 (4.92%) Cyber Essentials PLUS
4 3 (4.92%) ISO/IEC 20000
4 3 (4.92%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 3 (4.92%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 12 (19.67%) Active Directory
2 3 (4.92%) vSphere
3 2 (3.28%) Hyper-V
4 1 (1.64%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 11 (18.03%) QRadar
2 5 (8.20%) Microsoft Intune
3 4 (6.56%) SCCM
4 2 (3.28%) Forefront Identity Manager
4 2 (3.28%) SCOM
4 2 (3.28%) SCSM
4 2 (3.28%) SCVMM
Vendors
1 34 (55.74%) Microsoft
2 10 (16.39%) IBM
3 5 (8.20%) Cisco
4 3 (4.92%) Dell
4 3 (4.92%) EMC
4 3 (4.92%) HP
4 3 (4.92%) NetApp
4 3 (4.92%) VMware
5 2 (3.28%) MuleSoft
5 2 (3.28%) Sophos
6 1 (1.64%) LogRhythm
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