The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Staffordshire with a requirement for Security Cleared qualifications. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 29 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Security Clearance
West Midlands / Staffordshire
3 months to
29 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 52 57 59
Rank change year-on-year +5 +2  
Permanent jobs citing Security Cleared 7 13 14
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Staffordshire 1.65% 1.98% 2.42%
As % of the Qualifications category 8.86% 10.66% 11.97%
Number of salaries quoted 7 13 14
Median salary £27,500 £30,000 £31,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -8.33% -4.76%  
90% offered a salary of more than £23,200 £21,500 £29,300
10% offered a salary of more than £36,000 £39,600 £38,200
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 Staffordshire.

Academic & Professional Certification
Staffordshire
Permanent job vacancies requiring academic qualifications or professional certifications 79 122 117
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Staffordshire 18.68% 18.57% 20.24%
Number of salaries quoted 53 115 88
Median salary £30,500 £35,000 £30,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -12.85% +16.66%  
90% offered a salary of more than £23,500 £21,500 £18,750
10% offered a salary of more than £37,725 £47,000 £52,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,500

Security Cleared
Job Vacancy Trend in Staffordshire

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Staffordshire 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 Staffordshire

Security Cleared
Salary Trend in Staffordshire

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

Salary trend for Security Cleared in Staffordshire

Security Cleared
Salary Histogram in Staffordshire

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Security Cleared in Staffordshire over the 3 months to 29 March 2017.

Salary histogram for Security Cleared in Staffordshire

Security Cleared
Job Locations in Staffordshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Security Cleared within the Staffordshire region over the 3 months to 29 March 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Stoke-on-Trent +6 4 £31,250 +25.00%
Tamworth - 2 £23,000 -
Stafford -1 1 £37,500 +74.41%
Security Cleared
West Midlands

For the 6 months to 29 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 Staffordshire region with a requirement for Security Cleared.

1 8 (61.54%) Microsoft
2 7 (53.85%) Windows
3 5 (38.46%) SQL
4 4 (30.77%) C#
4 4 (30.77%) Microsoft Certification
4 4 (30.77%) .NET
4 4 (30.77%) SQL Server
4 4 (30.77%) MS Excel
4 4 (30.77%) CRM
4 4 (30.77%) SharePoint
4 4 (30.77%) Dynamics CRM
4 4 (30.77%) SC Cleared
4 4 (30.77%) Android
4 4 (30.77%) Apple iOS
4 4 (30.77%) Mobile App
4 4 (30.77%) Android Development
4 4 (30.77%) iOS Development
5 3 (23.08%) F#
5 3 (23.08%) Business Analysis
5 3 (23.08%) Dynamics NAV
5 3 (23.08%) Web Development
5 3 (23.08%) jQuery
5 3 (23.08%) BPR
5 3 (23.08%) Stakeholder Management
5 3 (23.08%) Visual Studio
5 3 (23.08%) SAP
5 3 (23.08%) CSS
5 3 (23.08%) Epicor
5 3 (23.08%) Sage
5 3 (23.08%) HTML

Security Cleared
Co-occurring IT Skills in Staffordshire 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 (30.77%) SharePoint
2 2 (15.38%) Exchange Server 2010
2 2 (15.38%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 4 (30.77%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 4 (30.77%) Dynamics CRM
2 3 (23.08%) Dynamics NAV
Communications & Networking
1 2 (15.38%) Network Security
2 1 (7.69%) ATM
2 1 (7.69%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (30.77%) SQL Server
2 2 (15.38%) SQL Server 2008
2 2 (15.38%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 2 (15.38%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 3 (23.08%) Visual Studio
General
1 2 (15.38%) Telecoms
2 1 (7.69%) Electronics
2 1 (7.69%) Finance
Job Titles
1 4 (30.77%) Applications Developer
1 4 (30.77%) Developer
2 3 (23.08%) Analyst
2 3 (23.08%) Business Systems Analyst
2 3 (23.08%) Systems Analyst
2 3 (23.08%) Web Applications Developer
2 3 (23.08%) Web Developer
3 2 (15.38%) Administrator
3 2 (15.38%) DBA
3 2 (15.38%) Desktop Engineer
3 2 (15.38%) Desktop Support
3 2 (15.38%) Desktop Support Engineer
3 2 (15.38%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 2 (15.38%) Infrastructure Support
3 2 (15.38%) Infrastructure Support Engineer
3 2 (15.38%) Support Engineer
4 1 (7.69%) Field Engineer
4 1 (7.69%) Field Service Engineer
4 1 (7.69%) Senior Developer
4 1 (7.69%) SQL DBA
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (30.77%) .NET
2 3 (23.08%) CSS
2 3 (23.08%) HTML
2 3 (23.08%) jQuery
Miscellaneous
1 4 (30.77%) Mobile App
2 2 (15.38%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (7.69%) Blackberry
Operating Systems
1 7 (53.85%) Windows
2 4 (30.77%) Android
2 4 (30.77%) Apple iOS
3 2 (15.38%) Windows Server
4 1 (7.69%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (30.77%) Android Development
1 4 (30.77%) CRM
1 4 (30.77%) iOS Development
2 3 (23.08%) BPR
2 3 (23.08%) Business Analysis
2 3 (23.08%) Stakeholder Management
2 3 (23.08%) Web Development
3 2 (15.38%) Performance Tuning
4 1 (7.69%) ITIL
4 1 (7.69%) ITSM
4 1 (7.69%) Mobile Development
4 1 (7.69%) Service Delivery
4 1 (7.69%) Service Management
Programming Languages
1 5 (38.46%) SQL
2 4 (30.77%) C#
3 3 (23.08%) F#
3 3 (23.08%) JavaScript
3 3 (23.08%) T-SQL
3 3 (23.08%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 4 (30.77%) Microsoft Certification
1 4 (30.77%) SC Cleared
2 3 (23.08%) MCSE
3 1 (7.69%) Degree
3 1 (7.69%) MCP
3 1 (7.69%) MCSA
3 1 (7.69%) MCSD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (7.69%) SLA
System Software
1 3 (23.08%) Active Directory
2 2 (15.38%) Hyper-V
Vendors
1 8 (61.54%) Microsoft
2 3 (23.08%) Epicor
2 3 (23.08%) Sage
2 3 (23.08%) SAP
3 1 (7.69%) Cisco
3 1 (7.69%) Citrix
3 1 (7.69%) Xamarin