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 25 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
25 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Security Clearance
West Midlands / Birmingham
Rank 91 43 30
Rank change year-on-year -48 -13  
Permanent jobs citing Security Cleared 33 110 118
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Birmingham 1.80% 4.68% 6.84%
As % of the Qualifications category 7.25% 17.89% 22.06%
Number of salaries quoted 11 75 95
Median salary £47,500 £48,750 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -2.56% -11.36%  
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £17,250 £38,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £62,500 £82,500
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £47,000
% change year-on-year - -4.25%  

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 455 615 535
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Birmingham 24.85% 26.16% 31.03%
Number of salaries quoted 311 430 422
Median salary £43,500 £42,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +3.57% -11.57%  
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £72,500 £62,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,500

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 25 March 2017.

Salary histogram for Security Cleared in Birmingham

Security Cleared
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 25 March 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.

1 107 (75.89%) SC Cleared
2 59 (41.84%) Data Centre
3 52 (36.88%) Microsoft
4 50 (35.46%) ITIL
5 45 (31.91%) Continuous Improvement
6 40 (28.37%) Service Delivery
7 39 (27.66%) MS Excel
7 39 (27.66%) CISSP
8 36 (25.53%) Information Security
9 35 (24.82%) CISM
9 35 (24.82%) PCI DSS
9 35 (24.82%) ISO/IEC 27001
10 34 (24.11%) Risk Management
10 34 (24.11%) VMware
10 34 (24.11%) Presales
11 32 (22.70%) Management Information System
12 31 (21.99%) ITIL Certification
13 30 (21.28%) Cyber Essentials
14 29 (20.57%) Data Protection
15 28 (19.86%) IT Governance
15 28 (19.86%) Sentinel
15 28 (19.86%) Risk Assessment
15 28 (19.86%) Project Management
15 28 (19.86%) Cyber Essentials PLUS
16 25 (17.73%) IBM
16 25 (17.73%) Linux
16 25 (17.73%) SCCM
16 25 (17.73%) VMware Infrastructure
17 24 (17.02%) SCOM
17 24 (17.02%) SIEM

Security Cleared
Top Related 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 15 (10.64%) IIS
2 13 (9.22%) SharePoint
3 4 (2.84%) SharePoint 2010
3 4 (2.84%) SharePoint 2013
4 2 (1.42%) Exchange Server 2010
4 2 (1.42%) Exchange Server 2013
4 2 (1.42%) MS Exchange
4 2 (1.42%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 39 (27.66%) MS Excel
2 18 (12.77%) MS Office
3 8 (5.67%) MS Project
4 5 (3.55%) Spreadsheet
5 3 (2.13%) MS PowerPoint
5 3 (2.13%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 28 (19.86%) Sentinel
2 14 (9.93%) assyst
2 14 (9.93%) Dynamics AX
3 1 (0.71%) Dynamics CRM
3 1 (0.71%) SAP BPC
3 1 (0.71%) SAP S/4HANA
Cloud Services
1 23 (16.31%) Office 365
2 8 (5.67%) Amazon AWS
2 8 (5.67%) Amazon EC2
3 7 (4.96%) Microsoft Azure
4 4 (2.84%) Azure Active Directory
5 1 (0.71%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 20 (14.18%) Firewall
2 17 (12.06%) DNS
3 15 (10.64%) SSL
4 6 (4.26%) LAN
4 6 (4.26%) SNMP
5 5 (3.55%) TCP/IP
6 4 (2.84%) VPN
6 4 (2.84%) WAN
7 2 (1.42%) DHCP
7 2 (1.42%) Intrusion Detection
7 2 (1.42%) Skype
7 2 (1.42%) Unified Communications
7 2 (1.42%) Wireless
8 1 (0.71%) Cisco ASA
8 1 (0.71%) Internet
8 1 (0.71%) TACACS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (3.55%) Big Data
1 5 (3.55%) SQL Server
2 3 (2.13%) SQL Server 2012
3 2 (1.42%) Azure SQL Database
3 2 (1.42%) Data Warehouse
3 2 (1.42%) SQL Server 2005
3 2 (1.42%) SQL Server 2008
3 2 (1.42%) SQL Server 2014
3 2 (1.42%) SQL Server 2016
4 1 (0.71%) BusinessObjects
4 1 (0.71%) BusinessObjects Business Intelligence
4 1 (0.71%) SAP BW
4 1 (0.71%) SAP HANA
Development Applications
1 8 (5.67%) DbUnit
1 8 (5.67%) Git (software)
1 8 (5.67%) Jenkins
1 8 (5.67%) jMock
1 8 (5.67%) JUnit
1 8 (5.67%) Maven
1 8 (5.67%) Mockito
1 8 (5.67%) SonarQube
2 1 (0.71%) Selenium
General
1 21 (14.89%) Finance
2 19 (13.48%) Publishing
3 6 (4.26%) Retail
4 4 (2.84%) Manufacturing
5 1 (0.71%) Local Government
5 1 (0.71%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 15 (10.64%) Technical Specialist
2 14 (9.93%) Information Manager
2 14 (9.93%) Security Officer
3 12 (8.51%) Information Officer
3 12 (8.51%) Information Security Officer
4 11 (7.80%) Architect
4 11 (7.80%) Consultant
5 9 (6.38%) Coordinator
5 9 (6.38%) Developer
5 9 (6.38%) Project Coordinator
5 9 (6.38%) Security Manager
6 8 (5.67%) Analyst
6 8 (5.67%) Backup Engineer
6 8 (5.67%) Information Security Manager
6 8 (5.67%) Java Developer
6 8 (5.67%) Lead Architect
6 8 (5.67%) Senior Developer
6 8 (5.67%) Senior Java Developer
6 8 (5.67%) Storage and Backup Engineer
6 8 (5.67%) Storage Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (5.67%) J2EE
1 8 (5.67%) jBPM
1 8 (5.67%) PowerMock
1 8 (5.67%) REST
1 8 (5.67%) RESTful
1 8 (5.67%) SOAP
1 8 (5.67%) Spring
1 8 (5.67%) Web Services
2 1 (0.71%) OAuth
2 1 (0.71%) OpenID
2 1 (0.71%) SailPoint
2 1 (0.71%) SAML
2 1 (0.71%) SAP XI
Miscellaneous
1 59 (41.84%) Data Centre
2 32 (22.70%) Management Information System
3 21 (14.89%) Analytical Skills
4 16 (11.35%) CESG
5 15 (10.64%) CMDB
6 14 (9.93%) Data Protection Act
6 14 (9.93%) Freedom of Information
6 14 (9.93%) Video Conferencing
7 7 (4.96%) Driving Licence
8 6 (4.26%) PKI
9 4 (2.84%) Security Operations Centre
10 3 (2.13%) Computer Science
11 2 (1.42%) Clustering
11 2 (1.42%) Private Cloud
Operating Systems
1 25 (17.73%) Linux
2 16 (11.35%) Windows
3 12 (8.51%) Windows Server
4 9 (6.38%) Unix
5 6 (4.26%) AIX
5 6 (4.26%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 6 (4.26%) Solaris
6 5 (3.55%) Windows 10
7 3 (2.13%) Windows 7
7 3 (2.13%) Windows 8
8 2 (1.42%) Android
8 2 (1.42%) Windows Server 2008
8 2 (1.42%) Windows Server 2012
9 1 (0.71%) Apple iOS
9 1 (0.71%) Windows Mobile
Processes & Methodologies
1 50 (35.46%) ITIL
2 45 (31.91%) Continuous Improvement
3 40 (28.37%) Service Delivery
4 36 (25.53%) Information Security
5 34 (24.11%) Presales
5 34 (24.11%) Risk Management
6 29 (20.57%) Data Protection
7 28 (19.86%) IT Governance
7 28 (19.86%) Project Management
7 28 (19.86%) Risk Assessment
8 24 (17.02%) SIEM
9 23 (16.31%) Line Management
10 22 (15.60%) E-Commerce
11 20 (14.18%) Resource Management
12 19 (13.48%) Information Security Management
12 19 (13.48%) Penetration Testing
12 19 (13.48%) Security Management
13 17 (12.06%) Incident Management
13 17 (12.06%) Service Management
14 16 (11.35%) ITIL V3
Programming Languages
1 22 (15.60%) SQL
2 8 (5.67%) Java
3 7 (4.96%) PowerShell
4 6 (4.26%) Perl
5 2 (1.42%) ABAP
5 2 (1.42%) Shell Script
5 2 (1.42%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 107 (75.89%) SC Cleared
2 39 (27.66%) CISSP
3 35 (24.82%) CISM
4 31 (21.99%) ITIL Certification
5 21 (14.89%) CISA
6 17 (12.06%) CEH
6 17 (12.06%) Degree
7 15 (10.64%) BPSS Clearance
7 15 (10.64%) LPIC
7 15 (10.64%) MCSE
7 15 (10.64%) Microsoft Certification
8 14 (9.93%) CISMP
8 14 (9.93%) CRISC
9 9 (6.38%) APMP
9 9 (6.38%) DV Cleared
10 8 (5.67%) Citrix Certification
11 7 (4.96%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
12 6 (4.26%) MCSA
13 3 (2.13%) GCFA
13 3 (2.13%) GIAC
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 35 (24.82%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 35 (24.82%) PCI DSS
2 30 (21.28%) Cyber Essentials
3 28 (19.86%) Cyber Essentials PLUS
4 21 (14.89%) QA
5 20 (14.18%) GPG13
6 17 (12.06%) PMO
7 15 (10.64%) Disclosure Scotland
8 14 (9.93%) HMG Security Policy Framework
8 14 (9.93%) RMADS
9 9 (6.38%) SLA
10 1 (0.71%) ISO 14001
10 1 (0.71%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 25 (17.73%) VMware Infrastructure
2 23 (16.31%) Active Directory
3 15 (10.64%) Firmware
4 8 (5.67%) vSphere
5 3 (2.13%) Hyper-V
6 2 (1.42%) BitLocker
7 1 (0.71%) Microsoft Virtual Server
7 1 (0.71%) Virtual Servers
Systems Management
1 25 (17.73%) SCCM
2 24 (17.02%) SCOM
3 15 (10.64%) Backup Exec
3 15 (10.64%) NetBackup
4 6 (4.26%) SCOrch
5 4 (2.84%) Microsoft Intune
6 1 (0.71%) Norton AntiVirus
6 1 (0.71%) Tivoli
6 1 (0.71%) WSUS
Vendors
1 52 (36.88%) Microsoft
2 34 (24.11%) VMware
3 25 (17.73%) IBM
4 21 (14.89%) Red Hat
5 15 (10.64%) Citrix
5 15 (10.64%) ServiceNow
6 9 (6.38%) Symantec
7 6 (4.26%) HP
7 6 (4.26%) SAP
8 1 (0.71%) AlgoSec
8 1 (0.71%) Apple
8 1 (0.71%) CA
8 1 (0.71%) CheckPoint
8 1 (0.71%) Cisco
8 1 (0.71%) EMC
8 1 (0.71%) Intel Security
8 1 (0.71%) Juniper
8 1 (0.71%) Rapid7
8 1 (0.71%) Remedy
8 1 (0.71%) Sophos
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