The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in the Midlands with a requirement for Security Cleared qualifications. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 27 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Security Clearance
England / Midlands
3 months to
27 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank - 19 26
Permanent jobs citing Security Cleared 0 4 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the Midlands - 3.64% 2.99%
As % of the Qualifications category - 14.29% 9.30%
Number of salaries quoted 0 3 0
Median salary - £38,500 -
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £46,500
% change year-on-year - -3.22%  

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 the Midlands.

Academic & Professional Certification
Midlands
Permanent job vacancies requiring academic qualifications or professional certifications 11 28 43
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the Midlands 42.31% 25.45% 32.09%
Number of salaries quoted 8 25 17
Median salary £60,000 £50,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +20.00% -  
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £38,200 £36,500
10% offered a salary of more than £90,000 £60,000 £72,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,500

Security Cleared
Job Vacancy Trend in the Midlands

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in the Midlands 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 the Midlands

Security Cleared
Salary Trend in the Midlands

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

Salary trend for Security Cleared in the Midlands

Security Cleared
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in the Midlands

For the 6 months to 27 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 Midlands region with a requirement for Security Cleared.

1 2 (100.00%) SC Cleared
2 1 (50.00%) vSphere
2 1 (50.00%) Unified Communications
2 1 (50.00%) OSCP
2 1 (50.00%) OSCE
2 1 (50.00%) Root Cause Analysis
2 1 (50.00%) Cisco UCCX
2 1 (50.00%) Cisco CUCM
2 1 (50.00%) WebEx
2 1 (50.00%) Driving Licence
2 1 (50.00%) Red Box
2 1 (50.00%) Tigerscheme
2 1 (50.00%) CHECK Team Leader
2 1 (50.00%) CHECK Team Member
2 1 (50.00%) CREST Certified
2 1 (50.00%) SANS
2 1 (50.00%) CCNP Voice
2 1 (50.00%) MS Office
2 1 (50.00%) CCNP
2 1 (50.00%) Active Directory
2 1 (50.00%) Cisco Certification
2 1 (50.00%) MGCP
2 1 (50.00%) H.323
2 1 (50.00%) CCVP
2 1 (50.00%) Information Security
2 1 (50.00%) Billing
2 1 (50.00%) Penetration Testing
2 1 (50.00%) XMPP
2 1 (50.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (50.00%) Risk Analysis

Security Cleared
Co-occurring IT Skills in the Midlands 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:

Applications
1 1 (50.00%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 1 (50.00%) H.323
1 1 (50.00%) MGCP
1 1 (50.00%) Unified Communications
1 1 (50.00%) WebEx
General
1 1 (50.00%) Billing
Job Titles
1 1 (50.00%) IT Engineer
1 1 (50.00%) Penetration Tester
1 1 (50.00%) Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (50.00%) XMPP
Miscellaneous
1 1 (50.00%) Driving Licence
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (50.00%) Information Security
1 1 (50.00%) Penetration Testing
1 1 (50.00%) Risk Analysis
1 1 (50.00%) Root Cause Analysis
Qualifications
1 2 (100.00%) SC Cleared
2 1 (50.00%) CCNP
2 1 (50.00%) CCNP Voice
2 1 (50.00%) CCVP
2 1 (50.00%) CHECK Team Leader
2 1 (50.00%) CHECK Team Member
2 1 (50.00%) Cisco Certification
2 1 (50.00%) CREST Certified
2 1 (50.00%) OSCE
2 1 (50.00%) OSCP
2 1 (50.00%) SANS
2 1 (50.00%) Tigerscheme
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (50.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 1 (50.00%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 1 (50.00%) Active Directory
1 1 (50.00%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 1 (50.00%) Cisco CUCM
1 1 (50.00%) Cisco UCCX
Vendors
1 1 (50.00%) Red Box