BPSS Clearance Jobs in the West Midlands

Baseline Personnel Security Standard (BPSS) Clearance
England > West Midlands

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in the West Midlands with a requirement for BPSS Clearance qualifications. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered over the 6 months to 27 February 2024 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

6 months to
27 Feb 2024
Same period 2023 Same period 2022
Rank 204 272 278
Rank change year-on-year +68 +6 -68
Permanent jobs citing BPSS Clearance 12 15 5
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the West Midlands 0.22% 0.21% 0.071%
As % of the Qualifications category 0.84% 0.52% 0.25%
Number of salaries quoted 9 8 3
10th Percentile £30,750 £36,125 £29,700
25th Percentile £31,250 £42,500 £32,625
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £32,500 £66,250 £40,000
Median % change year-on-year -50.94% +65.63% -29.20%
75th Percentile £60,000 £83,125 £46,875
90th Percentile £81,786 £85,000 £49,500
England median annual salary £55,000 £52,250 £49,200
% change year-on-year +5.26% +6.20% -6.29%

All Academic and Professional Certifications
West Midlands

BPSS Clearance 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 the West Midlands with a requirement for academic qualifications or professional certifications.

Permanent vacancies requiring academic qualifications or professional certifications 1,432 2,882 2,028
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the West Midlands 26.30% 39.55% 28.95%
Number of salaries quoted 1,139 1,040 1,113
10th Percentile £25,750 £27,917 £28,000
25th Percentile £31,250 £37,000 £36,250
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £48,500 £50,500 £50,000
Median % change year-on-year -3.96% +1.00% -
75th Percentile £62,200 £65,000 £64,000
90th Percentile £77,500 £77,500 £77,500
England median annual salary £55,000 £57,500 £55,000
% change year-on-year -4.35% +4.55% -

BPSS Clearance
Job Vacancy Trend in the West Midlands

Job postings citing BPSS Clearance as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised in the West Midlands.

Job vacancy trend for BPSS Clearance in the West Midlands

BPSS Clearance
Salary Trend in the West Midlands

3-month moving average salary quoted in jobs citing BPSS Clearance in the West Midlands.

Salary trend for BPSS Clearance in the West Midlands

BPSS Clearance
Salary Histogram in the West Midlands

Salary distribution for jobs citing BPSS Clearance in the West Midlands over the 6 months to 27 February 2024.

Salary histogram for BPSS Clearance in the West Midlands

BPSS Clearance
Job Locations in the West Midlands

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing BPSS Clearance within the West Midlands region over the 6 months to 27 February 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
Solihull +4 4 £32,500 -3.70% 2
Wednesbury - 4 £32,500 -
Shropshire -2 1 £78,273 +73.94%
Coventry - 1 £78,273 - 2
BPSS Clearance
England

BPSS Clearance
Co-occurring Skills and Capabilities in the West 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:

Cloud Services
1 7 (58.33%) AWS
1 7 (58.33%) Azure
2 2 (16.67%) Azure DevOps
2 2 (16.67%) GitHub
2 2 (16.67%) GitHub Actions
2 2 (16.67%) IaaS
2 2 (16.67%) PaaS
2 2 (16.67%) SaaS
3 1 (8.33%) Power Platform
Communications & Networking
1 4 (33.33%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (8.33%) Power BI
Development Applications
1 5 (41.67%) SonarQube
2 3 (25.00%) Artifactory
2 3 (25.00%) Git
2 3 (25.00%) GitLab
2 3 (25.00%) Jenkins
2 3 (25.00%) Maven
2 3 (25.00%) Sonatype Nexus
General
1 4 (33.33%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (8.33%) Inclusion and Diversity
2 1 (8.33%) Presentation Skills
Job Titles
1 4 (33.33%) Field Engineer
1 4 (33.33%) IT Engineer
2 3 (25.00%) Developer
2 3 (25.00%) Front-End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
2 3 (25.00%) Senior
2 3 (25.00%) Senior Developer
2 3 (25.00%) Senior Front-End Developer
3 2 (16.67%) Architect
3 2 (16.67%) Principal Architect
3 2 (16.67%) Principal Security Architect
3 2 (16.67%) Security Architect
4 1 (8.33%) Analyst
4 1 (8.33%) Business Intelligence Analyst
4 1 (8.33%) Report Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (25.00%) Apache CXF
1 3 (25.00%) CSS
1 3 (25.00%) CSS3
1 3 (25.00%) Dropwizard
1 3 (25.00%) Express.js
1 3 (25.00%) FreeMarker
1 3 (25.00%) HTML
1 3 (25.00%) HTML5
1 3 (25.00%) JAX-RS
1 3 (25.00%) LESS
1 3 (25.00%) MERN Stack
1 3 (25.00%) Mongoose
1 3 (25.00%) Node.js
1 3 (25.00%) Nunjucks
1 3 (25.00%) React
1 3 (25.00%) Sass
1 3 (25.00%) Spring
1 3 (25.00%) Spring Boot
1 3 (25.00%) Twitter Bootstrap
2 2 (16.67%) Azure Blueprints
Miscellaneous
1 2 (16.67%) Management Information System
1 2 (16.67%) Onboarding
1 2 (16.67%) Public Cloud
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (33.33%) Asset Management
1 4 (33.33%) Customer Service
1 4 (33.33%) Mentoring
1 4 (33.33%) Proactive Maintenance
2 3 (25.00%) Front End Development
2 3 (25.00%) Progressive Enhancement
2 3 (25.00%) User Experience
2 3 (25.00%) Web Development
3 2 (16.67%) Agile
3 2 (16.67%) Cybersecurity
3 2 (16.67%) Deployment Automation
3 2 (16.67%) DevOps
3 2 (16.67%) Functional Testing
3 2 (16.67%) Non-Functional Testing
3 2 (16.67%) Performance Analysis
3 2 (16.67%) Project Management
3 2 (16.67%) Release Management
3 2 (16.67%) Risk Assessment
3 2 (16.67%) Software Engineering
3 2 (16.67%) Test Automation
Programming Languages
1 3 (25.00%) Java
1 3 (25.00%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 6 (50.00%) Security Cleared
2 2 (16.67%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (25.00%) Accessibility
2 2 (16.67%) NCSC
System Software
1 2 (16.67%) Docker
Systems Management
1 2 (16.67%) Ansible
1 2 (16.67%) Kubernetes
1 2 (16.67%) Terraform
Vendors
1 5 (41.67%) Microsoft