Period
to 18 June 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Birmingham with a requirement for Security Cleared qualifications. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered over the 6 months to 18 June 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Security Clearance
West Midlands > Birmingham
6 months to
18 Jun 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 63 93 50
Rank change year-on-year +30 -43 -18
Permanent jobs citing Security Cleared 164 97 224
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Birmingham 4.36% 2.57% 4.79%
As % of the Qualifications category 14.26% 9.98% 17.53%
Number of salaries quoted 72 63 140
Birmingham median annual salary £57,500 £50,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +15.00% - -16.67%
10th Percentile £31,206 £18,500 £25,875
90th Percentile £80,000 £70,000 £74,125
West Midlands median annual salary £52,500 £46,750 £45,000
% change year-on-year +12.30% +3.89% -25.00%

Security 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 1,150 972 1,278
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Birmingham 30.57% 25.76% 27.34%
Number of salaries quoted 621 690 873
Birmingham median annual salary £47,500 £40,000 £42,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +18.75% -4.76% -7.69%
10th Percentile £25,500 £24,200 £23,100
90th Percentile £68,750 £60,250 £75,000
West Midlands median annual salary £43,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +8.75% - -

Security Cleared
Job Vacancy Trend in Birmingham

Job postings citing Security Cleared as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Birmingham.

Job vacancy trend for Security Cleared in Birmingham

Security Cleared
Salary Trend in Birmingham

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Security Cleared in Birmingham.

Salary trend for Security Cleared in Birmingham

Security Cleared
Salary Histogram in Birmingham

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Security Cleared in Birmingham over the 6 months to 18 June 2018.

Salary histogram for Security Cleared in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 18 June 2018, IT jobs citing Security 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 Security Cleared.

1 105 (64.02%) SC Cleared
2 53 (32.32%) Agile Software Development
3 45 (27.44%) ITIL
4 43 (26.22%) Microsoft
5 37 (22.56%) Analytical Skills
6 34 (20.73%) Java
7 33 (20.12%) Presales
8 32 (19.51%) Problem-Solving
9 31 (18.90%) Service Delivery
10 28 (17.07%) SAP
11 25 (15.24%) Project Management
12 24 (14.63%) Microsoft Certification
12 24 (14.63%) Service Management
12 24 (14.63%) SQL Server
12 24 (14.63%) Self-Motivation
12 24 (14.63%) Microsoft Azure
13 23 (14.02%) Windows
13 23 (14.02%) Finance
14 22 (13.41%) Manufacturing
14 22 (13.41%) Active Directory
14 22 (13.41%) ISO/IEC 27001
14 22 (13.41%) Customer Requirements
15 21 (12.80%) Retail
15 21 (12.80%) MCSE
15 21 (12.80%) Publishing
15 21 (12.80%) Information Security
16 19 (11.59%) CISSP
16 19 (11.59%) PCI DSS
16 19 (11.59%) SIEM
16 19 (11.59%) ServiceNow

Security 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 12 (7.32%) Apache
2 8 (4.88%) NetWeaver
3 4 (2.44%) SharePoint
4 2 (1.22%) SharePoint 2013
5 1 (0.61%) Anypoint
5 1 (0.61%) Apache ServiceMix
5 1 (0.61%) JBoss
5 1 (0.61%) Mule
Applications
1 10 (6.10%) Microsoft Office
2 6 (3.66%) Microsoft Excel
3 4 (2.44%) Spreadsheet
4 1 (0.61%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 8 (4.88%) Dynamics CRM
2 4 (2.44%) assyst
2 4 (2.44%) Sentinel
3 2 (1.22%) SAP S/4HANA
4 1 (0.61%) SAP APO
4 1 (0.61%) SAP GRC
4 1 (0.61%) SAP Hybris
Cloud Services
1 24 (14.63%) Microsoft Azure
2 17 (10.37%) Amazon AWS
3 14 (8.54%) Office 365
4 12 (7.32%) Boomi
5 6 (3.66%) Azure Active Directory
6 3 (1.83%) Serverless
6 3 (1.83%) SuccessFactors
7 2 (1.22%) Amazon EC2
7 2 (1.22%) Amazon S3
7 2 (1.22%) AWS CloudFormation
7 2 (1.22%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
7 2 (1.22%) AWS Lambda
8 1 (0.61%) Azure Data Factory
8 1 (0.61%) IaaS
8 1 (0.61%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 12 (7.32%) Network Security
2 5 (3.05%) Firewall
3 4 (2.44%) TCP/IP
4 3 (1.83%) LAN
4 3 (1.83%) WAN
5 2 (1.22%) Cisco ASA
5 2 (1.22%) Wireless
6 1 (0.61%) DNS
6 1 (0.61%) Internet
6 1 (0.61%) Intranet
6 1 (0.61%) Intrusion Detection
6 1 (0.61%) NetScaler
6 1 (0.61%) SAN
6 1 (0.61%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 24 (14.63%) SQL Server
2 6 (3.66%) Oracle Database
3 4 (2.44%) MongoDB
4 3 (1.83%) Data Warehouse
4 3 (1.83%) Relational Database
5 2 (1.22%) BusinessObjects
5 2 (1.22%) Data Mining
5 2 (1.22%) NoSQL
6 1 (0.61%) Apache Cassandra
6 1 (0.61%) Azure SQL Database
6 1 (0.61%) Data Lake
6 1 (0.61%) Hadoop
6 1 (0.61%) Power BI
6 1 (0.61%) QlikView
6 1 (0.61%) RDBMS
6 1 (0.61%) SAP BW
6 1 (0.61%) Semantic Layer
6 1 (0.61%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 1 (0.61%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 1 (0.61%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 8 (4.88%) Visual Studio
2 4 (2.44%) Git (software)
2 4 (2.44%) JUnit
2 4 (2.44%) Selenium
2 4 (2.44%) TestNG
2 4 (2.44%) WebDriver
3 3 (1.83%) Subversion
4 2 (1.22%) Cucumber
5 1 (0.61%) FitNesse
5 1 (0.61%) IntelliJ
5 1 (0.61%) Jenkins
5 1 (0.61%) TeamCity
5 1 (0.61%) Visual Studio Team System
General
1 23 (14.02%) Finance
2 22 (13.41%) Manufacturing
3 21 (12.80%) Publishing
3 21 (12.80%) Retail
4 3 (1.83%) Law
4 3 (1.83%) Legal
5 2 (1.22%) Telecoms
6 1 (0.61%) Advertising
6 1 (0.61%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 35 (21.34%) Consultant
2 31 (18.90%) Architect
3 22 (13.41%) Analyst
4 15 (9.15%) Developer
5 14 (8.54%) Compliance Manager
5 14 (8.54%) Information Manager
5 14 (8.54%) Information Security Compliance Manager
5 14 (8.54%) Information Security Manager
5 14 (8.54%) SAP Consultant
5 14 (8.54%) Security Compliance Manager
5 14 (8.54%) Security Manager
6 12 (7.32%) Integration Specialist
6 12 (7.32%) Technical Architect
7 9 (5.49%) Lead Architect
7 9 (5.49%) Support Consultant
8 8 (4.88%) Cloud Architect
9 7 (4.27%) Applications Support
9 7 (4.27%) Business Analyst
9 7 (4.27%) Software Developer
10 6 (3.66%) Applications Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (8.54%) EJB
2 13 (7.93%) AngularJS
2 13 (7.93%) JSON
3 12 (7.32%) J2EE
3 12 (7.32%) JMS
3 12 (7.32%) REST
3 12 (7.32%) Servlets
3 12 (7.32%) SOAP
3 12 (7.32%) Web Services
4 9 (5.49%) .NET
5 8 (4.88%) HTML
6 6 (3.66%) SAP Basis
7 5 (3.05%) .NET Framework
7 5 (3.05%) Entity Framework
7 5 (3.05%) HTML5
8 4 (2.44%) CSS
9 3 (1.83%) ASP.NET
10 2 (1.22%) COM
10 2 (1.22%) JDBC
10 2 (1.22%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 37 (22.56%) Analytical Skills
2 24 (14.63%) Self-Motivation
3 19 (11.59%) Data Centre
4 10 (6.10%) Management Information System
5 6 (3.66%) Clustering
6 5 (3.05%) CESG
6 5 (3.05%) Greenfield Project
6 5 (3.05%) Mobile App
7 4 (2.44%) Freedom of Information
7 4 (2.44%) User Experience
7 4 (2.44%) Video Conferencing
8 3 (1.83%) Computer Science
9 1 (0.61%) Driving Licence
9 1 (0.61%) Fintech
9 1 (0.61%) PKI
9 1 (0.61%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 23 (14.02%) Windows
2 12 (7.32%) Windows Server
2 12 (7.32%) Windows Server 2012
3 11 (6.71%) Windows Server 2008
4 7 (4.27%) Unix
5 4 (2.44%) Windows 10
6 3 (1.83%) Linux
7 1 (0.61%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 53 (32.32%) Agile Software Development
2 45 (27.44%) ITIL
3 33 (20.12%) Presales
4 32 (19.51%) Problem-Solving
5 31 (18.90%) Service Delivery
6 25 (15.24%) Project Management
7 24 (14.63%) Service Management
8 22 (13.41%) Customer Requirements
9 21 (12.80%) Information Security
10 19 (11.59%) SIEM
11 17 (10.37%) Continuous Improvement
11 17 (10.37%) ITIL V3
11 17 (10.37%) Line Management
12 13 (7.93%) API Development
12 13 (7.93%) CRM
12 13 (7.93%) DevOps
12 13 (7.93%) SDLC
13 12 (7.32%) Continuous Integration
13 12 (7.32%) GAP Analysis
13 12 (7.32%) SOA
Programming Languages
1 34 (20.73%) Java
2 14 (8.54%) C#
3 11 (6.71%) SQL
4 10 (6.10%) Scala
5 9 (5.49%) ABAP
6 6 (3.66%) PHP
6 6 (3.66%) T-SQL
7 3 (1.83%) JavaScript
7 3 (1.83%) Python
7 3 (1.83%) Ruby
8 1 (0.61%) Apex Code
8 1 (0.61%) C
8 1 (0.61%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
8 1 (0.61%) XPath
Qualifications
1 105 (64.02%) SC Cleared
2 24 (14.63%) Microsoft Certification
3 21 (12.80%) MCSE
4 19 (11.59%) CISSP
5 18 (10.98%) CISM
6 15 (9.15%) Degree
6 15 (9.15%) ITIL Certification
7 11 (6.71%) MCP
8 8 (4.88%) Citrix Certification
9 4 (2.44%) CISA
9 4 (2.44%) DV Cleared
10 3 (1.83%) BC Cleared
10 3 (1.83%) CCNP
10 3 (1.83%) Cisco Certification
11 2 (1.22%) CCSP
11 2 (1.22%) Computer Science Degree
11 2 (1.22%) JNCIS
12 1 (0.61%) CESG Certified Professional
12 1 (0.61%) MCSA
12 1 (0.61%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 22 (13.41%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 19 (11.59%) PCI DSS
3 18 (10.98%) Cyber Essentials
3 18 (10.98%) Cyber Essentials PLUS
4 6 (3.66%) QA
4 6 (3.66%) SLA
5 4 (2.44%) GDPR
5 4 (2.44%) ISO/IEC 20000
6 3 (1.83%) PMO
7 2 (1.22%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 22 (13.41%) Active Directory
2 1 (0.61%) Docker
2 1 (0.61%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 6 (3.66%) Microsoft Clustering
2 3 (1.83%) Ansible
2 3 (1.83%) Opscode Chef
2 3 (1.83%) Puppet
2 3 (1.83%) Terraform
3 2 (1.22%) Kubernetes
3 2 (1.22%) SCCM
4 1 (0.61%) Microsoft Intune
4 1 (0.61%) QRadar
4 1 (0.61%) Single Sign-On
Vendors
1 43 (26.22%) Microsoft
2 28 (17.07%) SAP
3 19 (11.59%) ServiceNow
4 14 (8.54%) MuleSoft
5 12 (7.32%) Citrix
6 7 (4.27%) Oracle
7 4 (2.44%) Cisco
8 3 (1.83%) Tableau
9 2 (1.22%) F5
9 2 (1.22%) hybris
10 1 (0.61%) ArcSight
10 1 (0.61%) HP
10 1 (0.61%) Jaspersoft
10 1 (0.61%) Juniper
10 1 (0.61%) LogRhythm
10 1 (0.61%) Salesforce.com
10 1 (0.61%) SolarWinds
10 1 (0.61%) Splunk
10 1 (0.61%) Veeam
10 1 (0.61%) VMware