Period
to 19 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Shropshire with a requirement for SC 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 Check (SC) Clearance
West Midlands > Shropshire
6 months to
19 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 19 41 42
Rank change year-on-year +22 +1 0
Permanent jobs citing SC Cleared 49 21 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Shropshire 10.86% 3.63% 1.26%
As % of the Qualifications category 37.98% 13.38% 3.76%
Number of salaries quoted 36 26 2
Shropshire median annual salary £52,500 £21,500 £23,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +144.19% -8.51% -
10th Percentile £29,963 £19,750 £21,750
90th Percentile £70,000 £49,031 £25,250
West Midlands median annual salary £51,500 £47,500 £49,000
% change year-on-year +8.42% -3.06% -24.62%

SC 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 Shropshire with a requirement for academic qualifications or professional certifications.

All Academic and Professional Certifications
Shropshire
Permanent vacancies requiring academic qualifications or professional certifications 129 157 133
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Shropshire 28.60% 27.16% 33.59%
Number of salaries quoted 95 104 95
Shropshire median annual salary £55,000 £36,234 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +51.79% -14.74% +30.77%
10th Percentile £32,000 £21,750 £21,750
90th Percentile £71,500 £54,625 £65,480
West Midlands median annual salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +3.75% - -

SC Cleared
Job Vacancy Trend in Shropshire

Job postings citing SC Cleared as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Shropshire.

Job vacancy trend for SC Cleared in Shropshire

SC Cleared
Salary Trend in Shropshire

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

Salary trend for SC Cleared in Shropshire

SC Cleared
Salary Histogram in Shropshire

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing SC Cleared in Shropshire over the 6 months to 19 November 2017.

Salary histogram for SC Cleared in Shropshire

SC Cleared
Job Locations in Shropshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing SC Cleared within the Shropshire region over the 6 months to 19 November 2017. 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
Job
Vacancies
Telford +23 49 £52,500 +144.19% 1
SC Cleared
West Midlands

For the 6 months to 19 November 2017, IT jobs citing SC 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 Shropshire region with a requirement for SC Cleared.

1 49 (100.00%) Security Cleared
2 42 (85.71%) Agile Software Development
3 29 (59.18%) ITIL
3 29 (59.18%) IT Strategy
4 20 (40.82%) Analytics
4 20 (40.82%) Microsoft Azure
5 19 (38.78%) Amazon AWS
5 19 (38.78%) Puppet
5 19 (38.78%) Technical Architecture
5 19 (38.78%) Kanban
5 19 (38.78%) Jenkins
5 19 (38.78%) Cybersecurity
5 19 (38.78%) Data Analytics
5 19 (38.78%) Terraform
5 19 (38.78%) Ansible
5 19 (38.78%) Docker
5 19 (38.78%) Public Cloud
5 19 (38.78%) CISSP
5 19 (38.78%) TDD
5 19 (38.78%) Scrum
6 16 (32.65%) CISM
6 16 (32.65%) Internet
6 16 (32.65%) CESG Certified Professional
6 16 (32.65%) GDPR
6 16 (32.65%) Cyber Essentials
7 15 (30.61%) Mentoring
8 13 (26.53%) Splunk
9 11 (22.45%) Active Directory
9 11 (22.45%) Microsoft
10 10 (20.41%) Sun

SC Cleared
Co-occurring IT Skills in Shropshire 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 (8.16%) SharePoint
2 2 (4.08%) WebLogic
Applications
1 7 (14.29%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 4 (8.16%) assyst
Cloud Services
1 20 (40.82%) Microsoft Azure
2 19 (38.78%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (2.04%) Azure Active Directory
Communications & Networking
1 16 (32.65%) Internet
2 10 (20.41%) DNS
3 3 (6.12%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (2.04%) BusinessObjects
1 1 (2.04%) QlikView
1 1 (2.04%) SAP BW
Development Applications
1 19 (38.78%) Jenkins
2 4 (8.16%) JIRA
3 2 (4.08%) Toad
General
1 1 (2.04%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 26 (53.06%) Analyst
2 10 (20.41%) AWS Engineer
2 10 (20.41%) Cloud Engineer
2 10 (20.41%) Linux Engineer
2 10 (20.41%) Linux Systems Engineer
2 10 (20.41%) Support Analyst
2 10 (20.41%) Systems Engineer
3 8 (16.33%) Security Analyst
4 7 (14.29%) Consultant
5 6 (12.24%) Automation Analyst
5 6 (12.24%) Cybersecurity Consultant
5 6 (12.24%) Data Analyst
5 6 (12.24%) Information Security Consultant
5 6 (12.24%) ITIL Manager
5 6 (12.24%) Network Consultant
5 6 (12.24%) Network Security Consultant
5 6 (12.24%) Security Consultant
6 5 (10.20%) Cybersecurity Analyst
6 5 (10.20%) Technical Analyst
6 5 (10.20%) Technical Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (20.41%) Elastic Stack
2 2 (4.08%) JSON
2 2 (4.08%) XML
2 2 (4.08%) XSL
Miscellaneous
1 19 (38.78%) Public Cloud
2 8 (16.33%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 10 (20.41%) Linux
2 3 (6.12%) Windows
3 2 (4.08%) Unix
4 1 (2.04%) Android
4 1 (2.04%) Apple iOS
4 1 (2.04%) Windows Mobile
Processes & Methodologies
1 42 (85.71%) Agile Software Development
2 29 (59.18%) IT Strategy
2 29 (59.18%) ITIL
3 20 (40.82%) Analytics
4 19 (38.78%) Cybersecurity
4 19 (38.78%) Data Analytics
4 19 (38.78%) Kanban
4 19 (38.78%) Scrum
4 19 (38.78%) TDD
4 19 (38.78%) Technical Architecture
5 15 (30.61%) Mentoring
6 10 (20.41%) Continuous Improvement
6 10 (20.41%) Incident Management
6 10 (20.41%) Stakeholder Management
6 10 (20.41%) Validation
6 10 (20.41%) Virtual Infrastructure
7 9 (18.37%) Enterprise Architecture
7 9 (18.37%) Task Automation
8 7 (14.29%) Root Cause Analysis
8 7 (14.29%) Trend Analysis
Programming Languages
1 2 (4.08%) Java
1 2 (4.08%) SQL
Qualifications
1 49 (100.00%) Security Cleared
2 19 (38.78%) CISSP
3 16 (32.65%) CESG Certified Professional
3 16 (32.65%) CISM
4 7 (14.29%) DV Cleared
4 7 (14.29%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
5 3 (6.12%) CEH
5 3 (6.12%) GCIH
5 3 (6.12%) GSEC
6 2 (4.08%) ISEB
6 2 (4.08%) ISTQB
7 1 (2.04%) MCSE
7 1 (2.04%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 16 (32.65%) Cyber Essentials
1 16 (32.65%) GDPR
System Software
1 19 (38.78%) Docker
2 11 (22.45%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 19 (38.78%) Ansible
1 19 (38.78%) Puppet
1 19 (38.78%) Terraform
2 10 (20.41%) Grafana
3 1 (2.04%) Microsoft Intune
3 1 (2.04%) SCCM
Vendors
1 13 (26.53%) Splunk
2 11 (22.45%) Microsoft
3 10 (20.41%) Sun
4 4 (8.16%) Remedy
5 2 (4.08%) Oracle
5 2 (4.08%) webMethods
6 1 (2.04%) SAP