Period
to 17 January 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Shropshire with a requirement for Security Cleared qualifications. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered over the 6 months to 17 January 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Security Clearance
West Midlands > Shropshire
6 months to
17 Jan 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 20 37 27
Rank change year-on-year +17 -10 +18
Permanent jobs citing Security Cleared 40 18 15
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Shropshire 10.53% 3.96% 4.39%
As % of the Qualifications category 45.98% 13.33% 13.89%
Number of salaries quoted 36 18 9
Shropshire median annual salary £45,000 £33,119 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +35.87% -30.28% +13.10%
10th Percentile £28,150 £19,750 £21,750
90th Percentile £71,500 £48,844 £65,480
West Midlands median annual salary £52,000 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +15.56% - -21.74%

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 Shropshire with a requirement for academic qualifications or professional certifications.

All Academic and Professional Certifications
Shropshire
Permanent vacancies requiring academic qualifications or professional certifications 87 135 108
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Shropshire 22.89% 29.67% 31.58%
Number of salaries quoted 63 87 84
Shropshire median annual salary £45,000 £35,500 £43,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +26.76% -17.44% +38.71%
10th Percentile £27,300 £22,000 £21,750
90th Percentile £71,500 £53,750 £65,480
West Midlands median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

Security Cleared
Job Vacancy Trend in Shropshire

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

Job vacancy trend for Security Cleared in Shropshire

Security Cleared
Salary Trend in Shropshire

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

Salary trend for Security Cleared in Shropshire

Security Cleared
Salary Histogram in Shropshire

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Security Cleared in Shropshire over the 6 months to 17 January 2018.

Salary histogram for Security Cleared in Shropshire

Security 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 Security Cleared within the Shropshire region over the 6 months to 17 January 2018. 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 +19 36 £48,750 +47.20% 11
Shrewsbury - 4 £30,000 -
Security Cleared
West Midlands

For the 6 months to 17 January 2018, 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 Shropshire region with a requirement for Security Cleared.

1 35 (87.50%) SC Cleared
2 26 (65.00%) Agile Software Development
3 14 (35.00%) CISSP
3 14 (35.00%) Cybersecurity
4 12 (30.00%) Root Cause Analysis
5 11 (27.50%) Internet
5 11 (27.50%) CISM
5 11 (27.50%) CESG Certified Professional
5 11 (27.50%) GDPR
5 11 (27.50%) Cyber Essentials
6 10 (25.00%) IT Strategy
6 10 (25.00%) Stakeholder Management
6 10 (25.00%) ITIL
6 10 (25.00%) Sun
6 10 (25.00%) Incident Management
7 9 (22.50%) Test Automation
8 8 (20.00%) Analytical Skills
9 7 (17.50%) DevOps
9 7 (17.50%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
9 7 (17.50%) Microsoft Office
9 7 (17.50%) DV Cleared
9 7 (17.50%) Puppet
9 7 (17.50%) Trend Analysis
9 7 (17.50%) JIRA
10 6 (15.00%) Software Engineering
10 6 (15.00%) Service Delivery
10 6 (15.00%) Mentoring
11 5 (12.50%) Case Management
11 5 (12.50%) Disclosure Scotland
11 5 (12.50%) Jenkins

Security 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 5 (12.50%) Apache
1 5 (12.50%) Documentum
1 5 (12.50%) Tomcat
2 4 (10.00%) SharePoint
2 4 (10.00%) WebLogic
3 2 (5.00%) Confluence
Applications
1 7 (17.50%) Microsoft Office
2 1 (2.50%) Microsoft Excel
2 1 (2.50%) Microsoft Project
Business Applications
1 4 (10.00%) assyst
Cloud Services
1 2 (5.00%) Amazon AWS
1 2 (5.00%) Amazon EC2
1 2 (5.00%) Amazon S3
1 2 (5.00%) AWS CloudFormation
1 2 (5.00%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
1 2 (5.00%) AWS Lambda
1 2 (5.00%) Serverless
2 1 (2.50%) Azure Active Directory
2 1 (2.50%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 11 (27.50%) Internet
2 3 (7.50%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (2.50%) BusinessObjects
1 1 (2.50%) QlikView
1 1 (2.50%) SAP BW
Development Applications
1 7 (17.50%) JIRA
2 5 (12.50%) Jenkins
2 5 (12.50%) Maven
2 5 (12.50%) Selenium
3 4 (10.00%) Toad
4 2 (5.00%) Atlassian Bamboo
4 2 (5.00%) Bitbucket
5 1 (2.50%) Git (software)
5 1 (2.50%) StarTeam
5 1 (2.50%) Subversion
General
1 3 (7.50%) Finance
2 1 (2.50%) Aerospace
2 1 (2.50%) Avionics
2 1 (2.50%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 22 (55.00%) Analyst
2 10 (25.00%) Support Analyst
3 8 (20.00%) Security Analyst
4 5 (12.50%) Architect
4 5 (12.50%) Cybersecurity Analyst
4 5 (12.50%) Pega Architect
4 5 (12.50%) Technical Analyst
4 5 (12.50%) Technical Support
4 5 (12.50%) Technical Support Analyst
5 4 (10.00%) ITIL Service Analyst
5 4 (10.00%) Oracle Analyst
5 4 (10.00%) Service Analyst
5 4 (10.00%) Test Analyst
5 4 (10.00%) Unix Analyst
6 3 (7.50%) Consultant
6 3 (7.50%) Incident Manager
6 3 (7.50%) Major Incident Manager
6 3 (7.50%) Team Leader
7 2 (5.00%) DevOps Engineer
7 2 (5.00%) Platform Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (12.50%) Middleware
1 5 (12.50%) REST
1 5 (12.50%) SOAP
1 5 (12.50%) Web Services
2 4 (10.00%) JSON
2 4 (10.00%) XML
2 4 (10.00%) XSL
Miscellaneous
1 8 (20.00%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 5 (12.50%) Windows
2 4 (10.00%) Unix
3 2 (5.00%) Linux
4 1 (2.50%) Android
4 1 (2.50%) Apple iOS
4 1 (2.50%) Windows Mobile
Processes & Methodologies
1 26 (65.00%) Agile Software Development
2 14 (35.00%) Cybersecurity
3 12 (30.00%) Root Cause Analysis
4 10 (25.00%) Incident Management
4 10 (25.00%) IT Strategy
4 10 (25.00%) ITIL
4 10 (25.00%) Stakeholder Management
5 9 (22.50%) Test Automation
6 7 (17.50%) DevOps
6 7 (17.50%) Trend Analysis
7 6 (15.00%) Mentoring
7 6 (15.00%) Service Delivery
7 6 (15.00%) Software Engineering
8 5 (12.50%) Business Analysis
8 5 (12.50%) Data Management
8 5 (12.50%) Quality Management
8 5 (12.50%) Risk Management
8 5 (12.50%) SOA
8 5 (12.50%) TOGAF
8 5 (12.50%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 4 (10.00%) Java
1 4 (10.00%) SQL
2 1 (2.50%) Bash Shell
2 1 (2.50%) C
2 1 (2.50%) C++
2 1 (2.50%) JavaScript
2 1 (2.50%) Perl
Qualifications
1 35 (87.50%) SC Cleared
2 14 (35.00%) CISSP
3 11 (27.50%) CESG Certified Professional
3 11 (27.50%) CISM
4 7 (17.50%) DV Cleared
4 7 (17.50%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
5 4 (10.00%) ISEB
5 4 (10.00%) ISTQB
6 3 (7.50%) CEH
6 3 (7.50%) GCIH
6 3 (7.50%) GSEC
7 1 (2.50%) Degree
7 1 (2.50%) Master's Degree
7 1 (2.50%) MCSE
7 1 (2.50%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (27.50%) Cyber Essentials
1 11 (27.50%) GDPR
2 5 (12.50%) Disclosure Scotland
2 5 (12.50%) SLA
System Software
1 1 (2.50%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 7 (17.50%) Puppet
2 2 (5.00%) Ansible
2 2 (5.00%) Opscode Chef
2 2 (5.00%) Terraform
3 1 (2.50%) Microsoft Intune
3 1 (2.50%) SCCM
Vendors
1 10 (25.00%) Sun
2 5 (12.50%) EMC
2 5 (12.50%) Pega
3 4 (10.00%) Oracle
3 4 (10.00%) Remedy
3 4 (10.00%) webMethods
4 3 (7.50%) Splunk
5 2 (5.00%) Atlassian
6 1 (2.50%) Microsoft
6 1 (2.50%) SAP