Period
to 19 November 2017

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

Security Clearance
West Midlands > Birmingham
6 months to
19 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 79 43 50
Rank change year-on-year -36 +7 -35
Permanent jobs citing Security Cleared 128 253 180
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Birmingham 3.36% 5.36% 4.55%
As % of the Qualifications category 13.06% 17.92% 15.10%
Number of salaries quoted 99 98 202
Birmingham median annual salary £60,000 £53,750 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +11.63% +7.50% -23.08%
10th Percentile £32,625 £30,450 £29,250
90th Percentile £70,000 £77,500 £77,500
West Midlands median annual salary £55,000 £47,500 £47,500
% change year-on-year +15.79% - -20.83%

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 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% - -

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 19 November 2017.

Salary histogram for Security Cleared in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 19 November 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 65 (50.78%) SC Cleared
2 41 (32.03%) Microsoft
3 37 (28.91%) ITIL
4 36 (28.13%) Presales
5 26 (20.31%) Analytical Skills
6 24 (18.75%) Service Delivery
6 24 (18.75%) Finance
6 24 (18.75%) Agile Software Development
6 24 (18.75%) Project Management
7 19 (14.84%) Windows
7 19 (14.84%) Microsoft Azure
7 19 (14.84%) Office 365
8 18 (14.06%) MCSE
8 18 (14.06%) Microsoft Certification
9 17 (13.28%) SAP
9 17 (13.28%) Java
9 17 (13.28%) Customer Engagement
10 16 (12.50%) CISSP
10 16 (12.50%) Data Centre
11 15 (11.72%) JavaScript
11 15 (11.72%) Information Security
12 14 (10.94%) Microsoft Office
12 14 (10.94%) ITIL V3
13 13 (10.16%) Network Security
14 12 (9.38%) Time Management
14 12 (9.38%) Continuous Integration
14 12 (9.38%) Enterprise Architecture
14 12 (9.38%) MCP
14 12 (9.38%) Active Directory
14 12 (9.38%) Citrix Certification

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 4 (3.13%) Amazon Alexa
1 4 (3.13%) SharePoint
2 3 (2.34%) IIS
3 2 (1.56%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 14 (10.94%) Microsoft Office
2 4 (3.13%) Chatbot
3 3 (2.34%) Microsoft Excel
3 3 (2.34%) MS Visio
3 3 (2.34%) Spreadsheet
4 2 (1.56%) Microsoft Project
Business Applications
1 7 (5.47%) assyst
1 7 (5.47%) SAP HCM
1 7 (5.47%) SAP S/4HANA
2 3 (2.34%) Maximo
3 2 (1.56%) SAP GTS
Cloud Services
1 19 (14.84%) Microsoft Azure
1 19 (14.84%) Office 365
2 7 (5.47%) SuccessFactors
3 4 (3.13%) Amazon AWS
3 4 (3.13%) Azure Active Directory
4 3 (2.34%) AWS CloudFormation
4 3 (2.34%) IaaS
4 3 (2.34%) PaaS
5 2 (1.56%) Amazon CloudWatch
5 2 (1.56%) Amazon EC2
5 2 (1.56%) Datadog
5 2 (1.56%) Google Cloud Platform
6 1 (0.78%) Amazon S3
6 1 (0.78%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
6 1 (0.78%) AWS Lambda
6 1 (0.78%) Cloud Computing
6 1 (0.78%) Cortana Intelligence Suite
6 1 (0.78%) Serverless
Communications & Networking
1 13 (10.16%) Network Security
2 8 (6.25%) DNS
2 8 (6.25%) Firewall
3 5 (3.91%) TCP/IP
4 4 (3.13%) SAN
5 3 (2.34%) WAN
6 2 (1.56%) Cisco ASA
6 2 (1.56%) DAB
6 2 (1.56%) Fibre Channel
6 2 (1.56%) SSL
6 2 (1.56%) VLAN
6 2 (1.56%) VPN
7 1 (0.78%) LAN
7 1 (0.78%) NetScaler
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (4.69%) NoSQL
2 4 (3.13%) MarkLogic
3 2 (1.56%) Apache Cassandra
3 2 (1.56%) MongoDB
4 1 (0.78%) Azure SQL Database
4 1 (0.78%) Big Data
4 1 (0.78%) Data Lake
4 1 (0.78%) Data Mining
4 1 (0.78%) Data Warehouse
4 1 (0.78%) Hadoop
4 1 (0.78%) Microsoft Analysis Services
4 1 (0.78%) Power BI
4 1 (0.78%) RDBMS
4 1 (0.78%) Relational Database
4 1 (0.78%) SQL Server
4 1 (0.78%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 1 (0.78%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 1 (0.78%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 5 (3.91%) Git (software)
2 4 (3.13%) Talend Open Studio
3 3 (2.34%) Jenkins
4 2 (1.56%) Atlassian Bamboo
4 2 (1.56%) Travis CI
4 2 (1.56%) Vagrant
5 1 (0.78%) DbUnit
5 1 (0.78%) JIRA
5 1 (0.78%) jMock
5 1 (0.78%) JUnit
5 1 (0.78%) Maven
5 1 (0.78%) Mockito
5 1 (0.78%) SoapUI
5 1 (0.78%) SonarQube
General
1 24 (18.75%) Finance
2 11 (8.59%) Manufacturing
3 10 (7.81%) Publishing
4 9 (7.03%) Retail
5 6 (4.69%) Legal
6 2 (1.56%) Billing
Job Titles
1 35 (27.34%) Consultant
2 19 (14.84%) Developer
3 16 (12.50%) Architect
4 15 (11.72%) Analyst
4 15 (11.72%) SAP Consultant
5 12 (9.38%) Lead Architect
6 10 (7.81%) Applications Consultant
7 8 (6.25%) Applications Support
7 8 (6.25%) Applications Support Consultant
7 8 (6.25%) Java Developer
7 8 (6.25%) SAP Support
7 8 (6.25%) SAP Support Consultant
7 8 (6.25%) Support Consultant
8 7 (5.47%) 2nd Line Desktop Support
8 7 (5.47%) 2nd Line Support
8 7 (5.47%) Agile Business Analyst
8 7 (5.47%) Business Analyst
8 7 (5.47%) Desktop Support
8 7 (5.47%) SAP HCM Consultant
8 7 (5.47%) SC Cleared Desktop Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (8.59%) CSS
1 11 (8.59%) HTML
2 5 (3.91%) REST
2 5 (3.91%) SAP XI
2 5 (3.91%) SOAP
3 4 (3.13%) AngularJS
3 4 (3.13%) JSON
3 4 (3.13%) Node.js
3 4 (3.13%) Spring
3 4 (3.13%) XML
3 4 (3.13%) XML Schema
3 4 (3.13%) XSD
3 4 (3.13%) XSLT
4 2 (1.56%) Apache Camel
4 2 (1.56%) CSS3
4 2 (1.56%) HTML5
4 2 (1.56%) jQuery
4 2 (1.56%) Modernizr
4 2 (1.56%) Sass
4 2 (1.56%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 26 (20.31%) Analytical Skills
2 16 (12.50%) Data Centre
3 11 (8.59%) Management Information System
4 7 (5.47%) Cyber Attack
4 7 (5.47%) Freedom of Information
5 5 (3.91%) PKI
6 4 (3.13%) Enterprise Software
6 4 (3.13%) Robotics
7 3 (2.34%) Driving Licence
7 3 (2.34%) Private Cloud
8 2 (1.56%) CMDB
8 2 (1.56%) Linux Command Line
8 2 (1.56%) Replication
8 2 (1.56%) RSA SecurID
8 2 (1.56%) User Experience
9 1 (0.78%) CESG
9 1 (0.78%) EPoS
9 1 (0.78%) Hybrid Cloud
9 1 (0.78%) Public Cloud
9 1 (0.78%) Taxonomies
Operating Systems
1 19 (14.84%) Windows
2 12 (9.38%) Windows 10
3 6 (4.69%) Linux
3 6 (4.69%) Windows Server
3 6 (4.69%) Windows Server 2012
4 4 (3.13%) Windows Server 2008
5 2 (1.56%) CentOS
5 2 (1.56%) DC/OS
5 2 (1.56%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 2 (1.56%) Ubuntu
6 1 (0.78%) Android
6 1 (0.78%) Apple iOS
6 1 (0.78%) Windows Mobile
Processes & Methodologies
1 37 (28.91%) ITIL
2 36 (28.13%) Presales
3 24 (18.75%) Agile Software Development
3 24 (18.75%) Project Management
3 24 (18.75%) Service Delivery
4 17 (13.28%) Customer Engagement
5 15 (11.72%) Information Security
6 14 (10.94%) ITIL V3
7 12 (9.38%) Continuous Integration
7 12 (9.38%) Enterprise Architecture
7 12 (9.38%) SIEM
7 12 (9.38%) Time Management
8 11 (8.59%) PRINCE2
8 11 (8.59%) SDLC
9 10 (7.81%) Business Analysis
10 9 (7.03%) Analytics
10 9 (7.03%) Cybersecurity
10 9 (7.03%) Workflow
11 8 (6.25%) DevOps
11 8 (6.25%) Security Operations
Programming Languages
1 17 (13.28%) Java
2 15 (11.72%) JavaScript
3 7 (5.47%) SQL
4 5 (3.91%) ABAP
5 4 (3.13%) SPARQL
5 4 (3.13%) XPath
5 4 (3.13%) XQuery
6 2 (1.56%) PowerShell
6 2 (1.56%) Python
6 2 (1.56%) Scala
Qualifications
1 65 (50.78%) SC Cleared
2 18 (14.06%) MCSE
2 18 (14.06%) Microsoft Certification
3 16 (12.50%) CISSP
4 12 (9.38%) CISM
4 12 (9.38%) Citrix Certification
4 12 (9.38%) MCP
5 7 (5.47%) ISEB
6 5 (3.91%) Degree
6 5 (3.91%) MCSA
7 4 (3.13%) BPSS Clearance
7 4 (3.13%) CEH
8 3 (2.34%) APMP
8 3 (2.34%) DV Cleared
9 2 (1.56%) ITIL Certification
9 2 (1.56%) LPIC
9 2 (1.56%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
10 1 (0.78%) IISP
10 1 (0.78%) PCI QSA
10 1 (0.78%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (4.69%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 3 (2.34%) Cyber Essentials
2 3 (2.34%) PMO
2 3 (2.34%) QA
3 2 (1.56%) Cyber Essentials PLUS
3 2 (1.56%) Disclosure Scotland
3 2 (1.56%) ISO 22301
4 1 (0.78%) GDPR
4 1 (0.78%) GPG13
4 1 (0.78%) HIPAA
4 1 (0.78%) NIST 800
4 1 (0.78%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 12 (9.38%) Active Directory
2 5 (3.91%) Virtual Machines
2 5 (3.91%) VMware Infrastructure
2 5 (3.91%) vSphere
3 2 (1.56%) Docker
3 2 (1.56%) Firmware
3 2 (1.56%) Hyper-V
3 2 (1.56%) VirtualBox
4 1 (0.78%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 8 (6.25%) QRadar
2 3 (2.34%) Ansible
2 3 (2.34%) Opscode Chef
2 3 (2.34%) Puppet
2 3 (2.34%) SCCM
2 3 (2.34%) Terraform
3 2 (1.56%) Backup Exec
3 2 (1.56%) Docker Swarm
3 2 (1.56%) Kubernetes
3 2 (1.56%) NetBackup
3 2 (1.56%) Packer
3 2 (1.56%) SCOM
4 1 (0.78%) Microsoft Intune
Vendors
1 41 (32.03%) Microsoft
2 17 (13.28%) SAP
3 12 (9.38%) VMware
4 9 (7.03%) IBM
4 9 (7.03%) ServiceNow
5 7 (5.47%) Cisco
6 4 (3.13%) New Relic
6 4 (3.13%) Splunk
6 4 (3.13%) Talend
7 3 (2.34%) Citrix
7 3 (2.34%) Juniper
8 2 (1.56%) Dell
8 2 (1.56%) EMC
8 2 (1.56%) Google
8 2 (1.56%) HP
8 2 (1.56%) NetApp
8 2 (1.56%) Red Hat
8 2 (1.56%) SolarWinds
8 2 (1.56%) Sophos
8 2 (1.56%) Veeam