Period
to 21 October 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in the West Midlands with a requirement for DV Cleared qualifications. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered over the 6 months to 21 October 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Developed Vetting (DV) Clearance
England > West Midlands
6 months to
21 Oct 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 265 274 307
Rank change year-on-year +9 +33 -18
Permanent jobs citing DV Cleared 27 49 35
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the West Midlands 0.31% 0.50% 0.30%
As % of the Qualifications category 1.18% 2.08% 1.11%
Number of salaries quoted 14 37 28
West Midlands median annual salary £26,250 £55,000 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -52.27% - +10.00%
10th Percentile £22,000 £27,300 £40,325
90th Percentile £67,663 £83,750 £77,500
England median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year +5.56% -10.00% -

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

All Academic and Professional Certifications
West Midlands
Permanent vacancies requiring academic qualifications or professional certifications 2,287 2,359 3,158
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the West Midlands 26.66% 23.90% 26.79%
Number of salaries quoted 1,521 1,864 2,316
West Midlands median annual salary £43,500 £41,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.82% +3.75% -
10th Percentile £24,750 £23,500 £22,750
90th Percentile £67,500 £65,000 £65,000
England median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £46,500
% change year-on-year +5.26% +2.15% +3.33%

DV Cleared
Job Vacancy Trend in the West Midlands

Job postings citing DV Cleared as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in the West Midlands.

Job vacancy trend for DV Cleared in the West Midlands

DV Cleared
Salary Trend in the West Midlands

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

Salary trend for DV Cleared in the West Midlands

DV Cleared
Salary Histogram in the West Midlands

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing DV Cleared in the West Midlands over the 6 months to 21 October 2018.

Salary histogram for DV Cleared in the West Midlands

DV Cleared
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 DV Cleared within the West Midlands region over the 6 months to 21 October 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
Worcestershire -17 12 £23,000 -63.20% 5
Birmingham - 6 £31,070 -
Herefordshire +6 2 - - 6
Solihull - 2 £26,000 -
Shropshire +10 1 £55,000 +96.43%
Warwickshire - 1 £41,000 -
DV Cleared
England

For the 6 months to 21 October 2018, IT jobs citing DV Cleared also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads across the West Midlands region with a requirement for DV Cleared.

1 27 (100.00%) Security Cleared
2 16 (59.26%) Windows
3 12 (44.44%) SC Cleared
4 10 (37.04%) ITIL
4 10 (37.04%) Service Management
5 8 (29.63%) Cisco
5 8 (29.63%) Active Directory
5 8 (29.63%) Analytical Skills
6 7 (25.93%) Windows Server 2012
6 7 (25.93%) Cisco Certification
6 7 (25.93%) CCNA
7 6 (22.22%) Business Intelligence
7 6 (22.22%) Unix
7 6 (22.22%) Microsoft Certification
7 6 (22.22%) Java
7 6 (22.22%) MCSE
7 6 (22.22%) Firewall
7 6 (22.22%) ITSM
7 6 (22.22%) SIEM
7 6 (22.22%) Cybersecurity
7 6 (22.22%) Hyper-V
7 6 (22.22%) CREST Certified
8 5 (18.52%) Windows Server
8 5 (18.52%) Cyber Threat Intelligence
8 5 (18.52%) Big Data
8 5 (18.52%) Security Monitoring
8 5 (18.52%) Proactive Monitoring
8 5 (18.52%) Threat Intelligence
8 5 (18.52%) GCIA
8 5 (18.52%) GCIH

DV Cleared
Co-occurring IT Skills in the West 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:

Application Platforms
1 1 (3.70%) Anypoint
1 1 (3.70%) Apache ServiceMix
1 1 (3.70%) JBoss
1 1 (3.70%) MS Exchange
1 1 (3.70%) Mule
1 1 (3.70%) SharePoint
1 1 (3.70%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 3 (11.11%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 1 (3.70%) assyst
1 1 (3.70%) Remedy ITSM
Communications & Networking
1 6 (22.22%) Firewall
2 5 (18.52%) DNS
2 5 (18.52%) Internet
2 5 (18.52%) TCP/IP
3 3 (11.11%) WAN
4 2 (7.41%) VLAN
5 1 (3.70%) BGP
5 1 (3.70%) Junos
5 1 (3.70%) LAN
5 1 (3.70%) MPLS
5 1 (3.70%) RSVP
5 1 (3.70%) SAN
5 1 (3.70%) Skype
5 1 (3.70%) VPN
5 1 (3.70%) WLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (18.52%) Big Data
2 4 (14.81%) SQL Server
3 3 (11.11%) MySQL
4 1 (3.70%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 1 (3.70%) IntelliJ
1 1 (3.70%) Team Foundation Server
Job Titles
1 8 (29.63%) Analyst
2 5 (18.52%) SOC Analyst
3 4 (14.81%) Systems Engineer
4 3 (11.11%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 3 (11.11%) Network Engineer
4 3 (11.11%) Server Engineer
4 3 (11.11%) Service Analyst
5 2 (7.41%) DBA
5 2 (7.41%) Network Support
5 2 (7.41%) Network Support Engineer
5 2 (7.41%) SQL DBA
5 2 (7.41%) Support Engineer
6 1 (3.70%) 1st Line Support
6 1 (3.70%) 2nd Line Support
6 1 (3.70%) Developer
6 1 (3.70%) Java Developer
6 1 (3.70%) Security Engineer
6 1 (3.70%) Senior Network Engineer
6 1 (3.70%) Support Specialist
6 1 (3.70%) Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (3.70%) JSON
1 1 (3.70%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 8 (29.63%) Analytical Skills
2 5 (18.52%) Cyberthreat
3 3 (11.11%) Mobile Computing
4 2 (7.41%) Self-Motivation
5 1 (3.70%) Data Centre
5 1 (3.70%) Management Information System
5 1 (3.70%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 16 (59.26%) Windows
2 7 (25.93%) Windows Server 2012
3 6 (22.22%) Unix
4 5 (18.52%) Linux
4 5 (18.52%) Windows 10
4 5 (18.52%) Windows Server
5 2 (7.41%) Windows Server 2008
6 1 (3.70%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (37.04%) ITIL
1 10 (37.04%) Service Management
2 6 (22.22%) Business Intelligence
2 6 (22.22%) Cybersecurity
2 6 (22.22%) ITSM
2 6 (22.22%) SIEM
3 5 (18.52%) Analytics
3 5 (18.52%) Cyber Threat Intelligence
3 5 (18.52%) Migration
3 5 (18.52%) Network Monitoring
3 5 (18.52%) Presales
3 5 (18.52%) Proactive Monitoring
3 5 (18.52%) Protective Monitoring
3 5 (18.52%) Security Monitoring
3 5 (18.52%) Software Engineering
3 5 (18.52%) Threat Intelligence
3 5 (18.52%) Vulnerability Management
4 3 (11.11%) Customer Requirements
4 3 (11.11%) Infrastructure Engineering
4 3 (11.11%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 6 (22.22%) Java
2 3 (11.11%) SQL
3 2 (7.41%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 27 (100.00%) Security Cleared
2 12 (44.44%) SC Cleared
3 7 (25.93%) CCNA
3 7 (25.93%) Cisco Certification
4 6 (22.22%) CREST Certified
4 6 (22.22%) MCSE
4 6 (22.22%) Microsoft Certification
5 5 (18.52%) GCIA
5 5 (18.52%) GCIH
5 5 (18.52%) GIAC
5 5 (18.52%) GREM
5 5 (18.52%) MCSA
6 3 (11.11%) Degree
6 3 (11.11%) HNC
7 2 (7.41%) JNCIA
7 2 (7.41%) JNCIP
7 2 (7.41%) JNCIS
8 1 (3.70%) CCNP
8 1 (3.70%) CISA
8 1 (3.70%) CISSP
System Software
1 8 (29.63%) Active Directory
2 6 (22.22%) Hyper-V
3 5 (18.52%) Snort
4 1 (3.70%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 5 (18.52%) WSUS
2 1 (3.70%) OpenView Configuration Management
2 1 (3.70%) SCOM
Vendors
1 8 (29.63%) Cisco
2 5 (18.52%) ArcSight
2 5 (18.52%) CA
2 5 (18.52%) LogRhythm
3 4 (14.81%) Microsoft
4 3 (11.11%) Oracle
4 3 (11.11%) VMware
5 2 (7.41%) Juniper
5 2 (7.41%) Remedy
6 1 (3.70%) Aruba
6 1 (3.70%) BMC
6 1 (3.70%) CheckPoint
6 1 (3.70%) Fortinet
6 1 (3.70%) HP
6 1 (3.70%) Lumension
6 1 (3.70%) McAfee
6 1 (3.70%) MuleSoft
6 1 (3.70%) Riverbed