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 3 months to 23 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Security Clearance
West Midlands / Birmingham
3 months to
23 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 71 43 36
Rank change year-on-year -28 -7  
Permanent jobs citing Security Cleared 60 123 131
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Birmingham 3.05% 5.14% 6.49%
As % of the Qualifications category 11.95% 18.17% 19.91%
Number of salaries quoted 29 55 95
Median salary £50,000 £60,000 £60,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -16.66% -  
90% offered a salary of more than £19,000 £27,500 £41,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £70,000 £82,500
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000

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 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 502 677 658
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Birmingham 25.52% 28.28% 32.59%
Number of salaries quoted 381 441 516
Median salary £42,500 £42,500 £45,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - -6.59%  
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £24,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £65,000 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £41,500
% change year-on-year - +2.40%  

Security Cleared
Job Vacancy Trend in Birmingham

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Birmingham citing Security Cleared as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the Qualifications category.

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 3 months to 23 June 2017.

Salary histogram for Security Cleared in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 23 June 2017, IT jobs citing Security 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 Security Cleared.

1 60 (65.22%) SC Cleared
2 57 (61.96%) Microsoft
3 36 (39.13%) Service Delivery
4 31 (33.70%) ITIL
4 31 (33.70%) Data Centre
5 26 (28.26%) Presales
5 26 (28.26%) Active Directory
6 22 (23.91%) IBM
6 22 (23.91%) Microsoft Office
7 21 (22.83%) SCCM
7 21 (22.83%) Continuous Improvement
8 19 (20.65%) Firewall
8 19 (20.65%) SQL
8 19 (20.65%) SCOM
9 17 (18.48%) Spreadsheet
9 17 (18.48%) Linux
9 17 (18.48%) Red Hat
9 17 (18.48%) VMware
10 16 (17.39%) Microsoft Certification
10 16 (17.39%) DNS
11 15 (16.30%) CISSP
11 15 (16.30%) VMware Infrastructure
11 15 (16.30%) SIEM
11 15 (16.30%) Analytical Skills
12 14 (15.22%) Windows
12 14 (15.22%) Management Information System
12 14 (15.22%) Service Management
12 14 (15.22%) CISM
13 13 (14.13%) Publishing
13 13 (14.13%) Information Security

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 13 (14.13%) IIS
2 3 (3.26%) MS Exchange
3 2 (2.17%) SharePoint
4 1 (1.09%) Exchange Server 2010
4 1 (1.09%) Exchange Server 2013
4 1 (1.09%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 22 (23.91%) Microsoft Office
2 17 (18.48%) Spreadsheet
3 10 (10.87%) Microsoft Excel
4 7 (7.61%) Microsoft Project
Business Applications
1 13 (14.13%) assyst
2 4 (4.35%) Sentinel
3 1 (1.09%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 13 (14.13%) Microsoft Azure
2 11 (11.96%) Azure Active Directory
3 8 (8.70%) IaaS
3 8 (8.70%) PaaS
4 2 (2.17%) Office 365
5 1 (1.09%) Amazon AWS
5 1 (1.09%) Amazon EC2
5 1 (1.09%) Cloud Computing
5 1 (1.09%) Dynamics 365
Communications & Networking
1 19 (20.65%) Firewall
2 16 (17.39%) DNS
3 13 (14.13%) SSL
4 7 (7.61%) TCP/IP
5 4 (4.35%) SNMP
6 3 (3.26%) LAN
7 2 (2.17%) Cisco ASA
7 2 (2.17%) Cisco ISE
7 2 (2.17%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
7 2 (2.17%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
7 2 (2.17%) Fibre Channel
7 2 (2.17%) Network Security
7 2 (2.17%) SAN
7 2 (2.17%) VPN
7 2 (2.17%) WAN
7 2 (2.17%) Wireless
8 1 (1.09%) DHCP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (2.17%) Apache Cassandra
1 2 (2.17%) MongoDB
1 2 (2.17%) NoSQL
1 2 (2.17%) SQL Server
2 1 (1.09%) Azure SQL Database
2 1 (1.09%) Data Warehouse
2 1 (1.09%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 1 (1.09%) DbUnit
1 1 (1.09%) Git (software)
1 1 (1.09%) Jenkins
1 1 (1.09%) jMock
1 1 (1.09%) JUnit
1 1 (1.09%) Maven
1 1 (1.09%) Mockito
1 1 (1.09%) Selenium
1 1 (1.09%) SoapUI
1 1 (1.09%) SonarQube
General
1 13 (14.13%) Publishing
2 10 (10.87%) Finance
3 4 (4.35%) Legal
4 3 (3.26%) Retail
Job Titles
1 20 (21.74%) Analyst
2 19 (20.65%) Consultant
3 13 (14.13%) Technical Specialist
4 9 (9.78%) Project Manager
5 8 (8.70%) Operations Analyst
5 8 (8.70%) Security Analyst
5 8 (8.70%) Security Consultant
5 8 (8.70%) Security Operations Analyst
6 5 (5.43%) Azure Consultant
6 5 (5.43%) Cloud Consultant
7 4 (4.35%) Capacity Manager
7 4 (4.35%) Developer
7 4 (4.35%) Information Officer
7 4 (4.35%) Information Security Officer
7 4 (4.35%) Infrastructure Consultant
7 4 (4.35%) Security Officer
8 3 (3.26%) Team Leader
9 2 (2.17%) Microsoft Consultant
9 2 (2.17%) Senior Security Consultant
9 2 (2.17%) Support Team Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (3.26%) Spring
2 2 (2.17%) AngularJS
2 2 (2.17%) Node.js
3 1 (1.09%) J2EE
3 1 (1.09%) jBPM
3 1 (1.09%) PowerMock
3 1 (1.09%) REST
3 1 (1.09%) RESTful
3 1 (1.09%) SAP XI
3 1 (1.09%) SOAP
3 1 (1.09%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 31 (33.70%) Data Centre
2 15 (16.30%) Analytical Skills
3 14 (15.22%) Management Information System
4 13 (14.13%) CMDB
4 13 (14.13%) Freedom of Information
5 9 (9.78%) Cyber Attack
6 8 (8.70%) Driving Licence
6 8 (8.70%) Private Cloud
7 7 (7.61%) CESG
8 5 (5.43%) PKI
9 4 (4.35%) Video Conferencing
10 2 (2.17%) Hybrid Cloud
10 2 (2.17%) Public Cloud
10 2 (2.17%) RSA SecurID
11 1 (1.09%) Clustering
11 1 (1.09%) Computer Science
11 1 (1.09%) EPoS
11 1 (1.09%) Security Operations Centre
Operating Systems
1 17 (18.48%) Linux
2 14 (15.22%) Windows
3 7 (7.61%) Windows Server
4 5 (5.43%) Windows 10
4 5 (5.43%) Windows Server 2012
5 4 (4.35%) AIX
5 4 (4.35%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 4 (4.35%) Solaris
5 4 (4.35%) Unix
6 3 (3.26%) Android
7 2 (2.17%) Apple iOS
7 2 (2.17%) Windows Mobile
8 1 (1.09%) Windows 7
8 1 (1.09%) Windows 8
8 1 (1.09%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 36 (39.13%) Service Delivery
2 31 (33.70%) ITIL
3 26 (28.26%) Presales
4 21 (22.83%) Continuous Improvement
5 15 (16.30%) SIEM
6 14 (15.22%) Service Management
7 13 (14.13%) Data Protection
7 13 (14.13%) Incident Management
7 13 (14.13%) Information Security
7 13 (14.13%) IT Strategy
7 13 (14.13%) ITIL V3
7 13 (14.13%) Line Management
7 13 (14.13%) Problem Management
8 12 (13.04%) Resource Management
9 11 (11.96%) Cybersecurity
9 11 (11.96%) PRINCE2
9 11 (11.96%) Risk Management
9 11 (11.96%) Stakeholder Management
10 10 (10.87%) Integration Testing
10 10 (10.87%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 19 (20.65%) SQL
2 6 (6.52%) PowerShell
3 3 (3.26%) Java
4 2 (2.17%) Perl
4 2 (2.17%) Scala
5 1 (1.09%) ABAP
Qualifications
1 60 (65.22%) SC Cleared
2 16 (17.39%) Microsoft Certification
3 15 (16.30%) CISSP
4 14 (15.22%) CISM
5 13 (14.13%) BPSS Clearance
5 13 (14.13%) LPIC
5 13 (14.13%) MCSE
6 12 (13.04%) ITIL Certification
6 12 (13.04%) MCSA
7 9 (9.78%) Degree
7 9 (9.78%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
8 5 (5.43%) CISA
9 3 (3.26%) CCNA
9 3 (3.26%) Cisco Certification
9 3 (3.26%) DV Cleared
10 2 (2.17%) CEH
10 2 (2.17%) ISEB
11 1 (1.09%) CCNP
11 1 (1.09%) GCFA
11 1 (1.09%) GIAC
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 13 (14.13%) Disclosure Scotland
2 12 (13.04%) QA
3 8 (8.70%) PMO
4 7 (7.61%) Cyber Essentials
5 4 (4.35%) Cyber Essentials PLUS
5 4 (4.35%) ISO/IEC 20000
5 4 (4.35%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 4 (4.35%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 26 (28.26%) Active Directory
2 15 (16.30%) VMware Infrastructure
3 13 (14.13%) Firmware
4 3 (3.26%) Hyper-V
4 3 (3.26%) vSphere
5 1 (1.09%) Microsoft Virtual Server
5 1 (1.09%) Virtual Servers
Systems Management
1 21 (22.83%) SCCM
2 19 (20.65%) SCOM
3 13 (14.13%) Backup Exec
3 13 (14.13%) NetBackup
4 10 (10.87%) QRadar
5 5 (5.43%) Microsoft Intune
6 4 (4.35%) SCOrch
7 2 (2.17%) Forefront Identity Manager
7 2 (2.17%) SCSM
7 2 (2.17%) SCVMM
8 1 (1.09%) Norton AntiVirus
8 1 (1.09%) WSUS
Vendors
1 57 (61.96%) Microsoft
2 22 (23.91%) IBM
3 17 (18.48%) Red Hat
3 17 (18.48%) VMware
4 13 (14.13%) Citrix
5 7 (7.61%) Cisco
5 7 (7.61%) HP
6 3 (3.26%) Dell
6 3 (3.26%) EMC
6 3 (3.26%) NetApp
6 3 (3.26%) Sophos
7 2 (2.17%) Blue Coat
7 2 (2.17%) F5
7 2 (2.17%) Fortinet
7 2 (2.17%) Juniper
7 2 (2.17%) MuleSoft
7 2 (2.17%) Palo Alto
7 2 (2.17%) Sourcefire
8 1 (1.09%) Apple
8 1 (1.09%) LogRhythm
Birmingham
SCC
Posted: 14 hours ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Aximis (West) Limited
Salary: Up to £50K basic + Superb Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Aximis (West) Limited
Salary: Up to £50K basic + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Aximis (West) Limited
Salary: Up to £52K basic + Superb Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago