SC Cleared Jobs in the Midlands

Security Check (SC) Clearance
England > Midlands

The table below provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in the Midlands with a requirement for SC Cleared qualifications. It includes a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered over the 6 months leading up to 19 June 2024, comparing them to the same period in the previous two years.

6 months to
19 Jun 2024
Same period 2023 Same period 2022
Rank 85 69 100
Rank change year-on-year -16 +31 -27
Permanent jobs citing SC Cleared 404 402 363
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the Midlands 2.88% 4.73% 3.14%
As % of the Qualifications category 11.88% 11.73% 9.70%
Number of salaries quoted 247 238 163
10th Percentile £30,000 £38,990 £25,550
25th Percentile £42,139 £46,250 £41,250
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £55,000 £60,000 £54,255
Median % change year-on-year -8.33% +10.59% -9.58%
75th Percentile £63,125 £68,750 £68,125
90th Percentile £75,000 £77,500 £86,000
England median annual salary £55,000 £62,500 £55,000
% change year-on-year -12.00% +13.64% -

All Academic and Professional Certifications
Midlands

SC Cleared falls under the Academic Qualifications and Professional Certifications category. For comparison with the information above, the following table provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies requiring academic qualifications or professional certifications in the Midlands.

Permanent vacancies requiring academic qualifications or professional certifications 3,402 3,426 3,742
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the Midlands 24.23% 40.34% 32.37%
Number of salaries quoted 1,898 1,239 1,833
10th Percentile £25,500 £28,450 £26,250
25th Percentile £32,000 £37,000 £35,125
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £47,500 £51,000 £46,000
Median % change year-on-year -6.86% +10.87% +2.22%
75th Percentile £61,250 £63,750 £62,500
90th Percentile £76,250 £75,000 £77,500
England median annual salary £54,500 £60,000 £55,000
% change year-on-year -9.17% +9.09% -

SC Cleared
Job Vacancy Trend in the Midlands

Job postings citing SC Cleared as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised in the Midlands.

Job vacancy trend for SC Cleared in the Midlands

SC Cleared
Salary Trend in the Midlands

3-month moving average salary quoted in jobs citing SC Cleared in the Midlands.

Salary trend for SC Cleared in the Midlands

SC Cleared
Salary Histogram in the Midlands

Salary distribution for jobs citing SC Cleared in the Midlands over the 6 months to 19 June 2024.

Salary histogram for SC Cleared in the Midlands

SC Cleared
Job Locations in the Midlands

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing SC Cleared within the Midlands region over the 6 months to 19 June 2024. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Past 6 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Jobs
West Midlands 0 280 £55,000 -8.33% 103
East Midlands -36 124 £47,250 -10.00% 22
SC Cleared
England

SC Cleared
Co-occurring Skills and Capabilities in the Midlands by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same employment type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 26 (6.44%) ArcGIS
1 26 (6.44%) GeoServer
2 12 (2.97%) IIS
3 8 (1.98%) SharePoint
4 7 (1.73%) Appian
5 5 (1.24%) Microsoft Exchange
6 4 (0.99%) Confluence
6 4 (0.99%) Office Communications Server
6 4 (0.99%) WebLogic
Applications
1 13 (3.22%) Microsoft Office
2 6 (1.49%) Microsoft Project
2 6 (1.49%) Simulink
3 5 (1.24%) AutoCAD
4 4 (0.99%) EPLAN
4 4 (0.99%) Sketch
5 2 (0.50%) Microsoft Excel
5 2 (0.50%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 4 (0.99%) Sparx Enterprise Architect
2 3 (0.74%) Remedy ITSM
3 2 (0.50%) Dynamics CRM
3 2 (0.50%) Oracle Cash Management
3 2 (0.50%) Teamcenter
4 1 (0.25%) CA PPM
Cloud Services
1 116 (28.71%) Azure
2 67 (16.58%) AWS
3 22 (5.45%) Microsoft 365
4 14 (3.47%) Entra ID
5 13 (3.22%) Azure ExpressRoute
6 12 (2.97%) Azure DevOps
7 11 (2.72%) Power Platform
8 8 (1.98%) Dynamics 365
9 7 (1.73%) Azure Sentinel
9 7 (1.73%) GCP
10 6 (1.49%) dbt
10 6 (1.49%) Miro
11 5 (1.24%) PowerApps
12 4 (0.99%) Amazon EKS
12 4 (0.99%) Amazon SQS
12 4 (0.99%) Figma
12 4 (0.99%) Heroku
12 4 (0.99%) Virtual Private Cloud
13 3 (0.74%) AWS CloudFormation
13 3 (0.74%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 59 (14.60%) WAN
2 50 (12.38%) Firewall
3 33 (8.17%) SD-WAN
4 30 (7.43%) MPLS
5 29 (7.18%) IPsec
6 19 (4.70%) Wireless
7 14 (3.47%) BGP
7 14 (3.47%) DNS
8 12 (2.97%) Wi-Fi
9 11 (2.72%) Network Security
10 8 (1.98%) LAN
11 7 (1.73%) Cisco Firepower
11 7 (1.73%) TCP/IP
12 6 (1.49%) DHCP
12 6 (1.49%) VSAN
13 5 (1.24%) SAN
13 5 (1.24%) VPN
14 4 (0.99%) SSL
14 4 (0.99%) VLAN
15 3 (0.74%) 5G
Database & Business Intelligence
1 26 (6.44%) GIS
1 26 (6.44%) PostgreSQL
1 26 (6.44%) QGIS
2 23 (5.69%) SQL Server
3 5 (1.24%) Power BI
3 5 (1.24%) RDBMS
3 5 (1.24%) Relational Database
4 4 (0.99%) Amazon RDS
4 4 (0.99%) Data Warehouse
4 4 (0.99%) Oracle Database
5 2 (0.50%) Data Lake
5 2 (0.50%) MySQL
6 1 (0.25%) Amazon Redshift
6 1 (0.25%) Azure SQL Database
6 1 (0.25%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 1 (0.25%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 1 (0.25%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 14 (3.47%) Rational DOORS
2 11 (2.72%) GitLab
2 11 (2.72%) JIRA
3 3 (0.74%) Jenkins
4 2 (0.50%) Git
4 2 (0.50%) Sonatype Nexus
5 1 (0.25%) Appium
5 1 (0.25%) Bitbucket
5 1 (0.25%) JUnit
5 1 (0.25%) PVCS
5 1 (0.25%) Selenium
5 1 (0.25%) SonarQube
5 1 (0.25%) Terragrunt
5 1 (0.25%) TestNG
5 1 (0.25%) Visual Studio
5 1 (0.25%) Zephyr
General
1 68 (16.83%) Social Skills
2 33 (8.17%) Inclusion and Diversity
3 29 (7.18%) Finance
4 19 (4.70%) Retail
5 17 (4.21%) Telecoms
6 16 (3.96%) Police
7 14 (3.47%) Military
8 13 (3.22%) Public Sector
9 11 (2.72%) Influencing Skills
9 11 (2.72%) Manufacturing
10 7 (1.73%) Electronics
11 5 (1.24%) Organisational Skills
12 4 (0.99%) Legal
13 3 (0.74%) Presentation Skills
13 3 (0.74%) Turkish Language
14 2 (0.50%) Analytical Skills
14 2 (0.50%) Local Government
14 2 (0.50%) Welsh Language
15 1 (0.25%) Aerospace
15 1 (0.25%) Games
Job Titles
1 101 (25.00%) Senior
2 65 (16.09%) Network Engineer
3 52 (12.87%) Architect
4 38 (9.41%) Developer
4 38 (9.41%) Software Engineer
5 32 (7.92%) Solutions Architect
6 30 (7.43%) Lead
7 28 (6.93%) Senior Software Engineer
8 23 (5.69%) Project Manager
9 19 (4.70%) Systems Engineer
10 13 (3.22%) Infrastructure Engineer
10 13 (3.22%) WAN Engineer
11 10 (2.48%) Analyst
11 10 (2.48%) Senior Network Engineer
11 10 (2.48%) Senior Systems Engineer
12 9 (2.23%) IP Architect
12 9 (2.23%) Technical Architect
13 8 (1.98%) Designer
14 7 (1.73%) Senior Architect
14 7 (1.73%) Windows Server Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 40 (9.90%) .NET
2 37 (9.16%) React
3 26 (6.44%) .NET Core
3 26 (6.44%) Leaflet
3 26 (6.44%) OpenLayers
3 26 (6.44%) PostGIS
4 24 (5.94%) CSS
5 12 (2.97%) 802.1X
5 12 (2.97%) REST
5 12 (2.97%) WebRTC
6 9 (2.23%) RESTful
6 9 (2.23%) SOAP
7 8 (1.98%) Node.js
8 7 (1.73%) HTML
9 6 (1.49%) Django
10 5 (1.24%) Spring Boot
11 4 (0.99%) AngularJS
11 4 (0.99%) JSON
11 4 (0.99%) RabbitMQ
12 3 (0.74%) Express.js
Miscellaneous
1 29 (7.18%) Management Information System
2 18 (4.46%) Virtual Team
3 13 (3.22%) Clustering
3 13 (3.22%) Data Centre
3 13 (3.22%) Driving Licence
4 11 (2.72%) Operational Technology
5 8 (1.98%) Private Cloud
5 8 (1.98%) Security Operations Centre
6 7 (1.73%) CMDB
6 7 (1.73%) Low-Code
6 7 (1.73%) PKI
7 6 (1.49%) Public Cloud
7 6 (1.49%) SCADA
8 5 (1.24%) Renewable Energy
8 5 (1.24%) Self-Motivation
9 4 (0.99%) Cloud Native
9 4 (0.99%) Enterprise Software
9 4 (0.99%) Product Ownership
10 3 (0.74%) IBM Mainframe
10 3 (0.74%) Mainframe
Operating Systems
1 34 (8.42%) Windows
2 23 (5.69%) Windows Server
3 20 (4.95%) Linux
4 6 (1.49%) Android
5 5 (1.24%) Ubuntu
6 4 (0.99%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 4 (0.99%) Unix
6 4 (0.99%) Windows Server 2016
7 3 (0.74%) Windows Server 2003
7 3 (0.74%) zOS
8 2 (0.50%) Windows Server 2012
9 1 (0.25%) Apple iOS
9 1 (0.25%) VMS
9 1 (0.25%) Windows 10
9 1 (0.25%) Windows Server 2008
9 1 (0.25%) Windows Server 2019
Processes & Methodologies
1 121 (29.95%) Agile
2 76 (18.81%) Actionable Insight
3 72 (17.82%) DevOps
4 64 (15.84%) Software Engineering
5 56 (13.86%) Cybersecurity
6 49 (12.13%) Problem-Solving
7 45 (11.14%) ITIL
8 40 (9.90%) Project Management
9 37 (9.16%) Mentoring
10 33 (8.17%) Systems Engineering
11 28 (6.93%) Validation
12 27 (6.68%) Change Management
12 27 (6.68%) Infrastructure Engineering
12 27 (6.68%) Project Delivery
13 26 (6.44%) Service Management
13 26 (6.44%) Stakeholder Management
13 26 (6.44%) Web Development
14 22 (5.45%) Business Development
15 21 (5.20%) CI/CD
15 21 (5.20%) Customer Requirements
Programming Languages
1 60 (14.85%) JavaScript
2 59 (14.60%) Python
3 25 (6.19%) C#
4 17 (4.21%) SQL
4 17 (4.21%) TypeScript
5 16 (3.96%) PowerShell
6 15 (3.71%) MATLAB
7 12 (2.97%) Java
8 4 (0.99%) C
9 3 (0.74%) C++
10 2 (0.50%) Bash
11 1 (0.25%) Embedded C
11 1 (0.25%) PL/SQL
11 1 (0.25%) R
11 1 (0.25%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 404 (100.00%) Security Cleared
2 62 (15.35%) Degree
3 48 (11.88%) DV Cleared
4 23 (5.69%) Cisco Certification
5 19 (4.70%) CCNA
6 16 (3.96%) AWS Certification
7 14 (3.47%) CCNP
8 12 (2.97%) Azure Certification
9 10 (2.48%) Microsoft Certification
10 8 (1.98%) CCSA
10 8 (1.98%) Computer Science Degree
11 6 (1.49%) Master's Degree
11 6 (1.49%) Network+ Certification
12 5 (1.24%) HND
12 5 (1.24%) MCSA
13 4 (0.99%) A+ Certification
13 4 (0.99%) AWS Certified Solutions Architect
13 4 (0.99%) BPSS Clearance
13 4 (0.99%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
14 3 (0.74%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 14 (3.47%) Accessibility
2 12 (2.97%) Def Stans
3 8 (1.98%) ISO/IEC 20000
3 8 (1.98%) Sarbanes-Oxley
4 6 (1.49%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 6 (1.49%) NIST
4 6 (1.49%) NIST 800
5 5 (1.24%) Data Quality
5 5 (1.24%) WCAG
6 4 (0.99%) PMO
7 3 (0.74%) COBIT
7 3 (0.74%) NCSC
8 2 (0.50%) QA
8 2 (0.50%) SLA
System Software
1 28 (6.93%) VMware Infrastructure
2 24 (5.94%) Active Directory
3 15 (3.71%) vSphere
4 9 (2.23%) VMware NSX
5 5 (1.24%) VMware ESXi
6 4 (0.99%) Docker
7 3 (0.74%) Hyper-V
8 2 (0.50%) Virtual Machines
9 1 (0.25%) Virtual Desktop
9 1 (0.25%) Virtual Servers
Systems Management
1 15 (3.71%) SCCM
2 9 (2.23%) Kubernetes
2 9 (2.23%) Microsoft Intune
3 7 (1.73%) SCOM
4 6 (1.49%) VxRail
5 5 (1.24%) FortiGate
5 5 (1.24%) Terraform
5 5 (1.24%) vCenter Server
6 4 (0.99%) Ansible
7 3 (0.74%) Nagios
7 3 (0.74%) OpenView
8 2 (0.50%) Progress Chef
8 2 (0.50%) Puppet
9 1 (0.25%) AirWatch
9 1 (0.25%) Grafana
9 1 (0.25%) Microsoft Clustering
9 1 (0.25%) WSUS
Vendors
1 70 (17.33%) Microsoft
2 50 (12.38%) Cisco
3 47 (11.63%) Juniper
4 40 (9.90%) VMware
5 26 (6.44%) ESRI
6 19 (4.70%) CheckPoint
7 15 (3.71%) Aruba
8 13 (3.22%) Dell
9 12 (2.97%) Meraki
10 11 (2.72%) Fortinet
10 11 (2.72%) Oracle
11 9 (2.23%) ServiceNow
12 7 (1.73%) HP
13 6 (1.49%) EMC
13 6 (1.49%) IFS
13 6 (1.49%) Palo Alto
14 4 (0.99%) F5
14 4 (0.99%) Sparx
15 3 (0.74%) BMC
15 3 (0.74%) Remedy