Period
to 22 January 2019

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 22 January 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Developed Vetting (DV) Clearance
England > West Midlands
6 months to
22 Jan 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 217 272 300
Rank change year-on-year +55 +28 -19
Permanent jobs citing DV Cleared 60 48 24
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the West Midlands 0.77% 0.49% 0.23%
As % of the Qualifications category 2.68% 2.14% 0.93%
Number of salaries quoted 21 25 21
West Midlands median annual salary £24,000 £60,000 £52,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -60.00% +14.29% +7.14%
10th Percentile £22,000 £27,300 £36,250
90th Percentile £72,500 £90,250 £77,500
England median annual salary £50,000 £45,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year +11.11% -5.26% -5.00%

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 2,236 2,247 2,593
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the West Midlands 28.70% 22.91% 25.10%
Number of salaries quoted 1,482 1,629 1,894
West Midlands median annual salary £44,000 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +10.00% - -
10th Percentile £25,000 £23,750 £22,750
90th Percentile £67,500 £68,750 £63,175
England median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year +5.26% +5.56% -

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 22 January 2019.

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 22 January 2019. 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 +4 35 £24,000 -66.90% 10
Birmingham +10 21 £65,000 +30.00% 1
Solihull - 1 £25,000 -
DV Cleared
England

For the 6 months to 22 January 2019, 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 60 (100.00%) Security Cleared
2 22 (36.67%) SC Cleared
3 21 (35.00%) Service Delivery
4 20 (33.33%) ITIL
5 18 (30.00%) Service Management
6 16 (26.67%) ITSM
6 16 (26.67%) Business Intelligence
6 16 (26.67%) Presales
7 14 (23.33%) Analytical Skills
7 14 (23.33%) Windows
8 13 (21.67%) CREST Certified
9 12 (20.00%) Cybersecurity
9 12 (20.00%) Degree
10 11 (18.33%) Management Information System
10 11 (18.33%) Data Protection
10 11 (18.33%) Change Control
10 11 (18.33%) Data Centre
10 11 (18.33%) GDPR
10 11 (18.33%) Due Diligence
11 9 (15.00%) Infrastructure Engineering
11 9 (15.00%) Penetration Testing
11 9 (15.00%) Firewall
11 9 (15.00%) Microsoft
11 9 (15.00%) Microsoft Office
12 8 (13.33%) Stakeholder Management
12 8 (13.33%) Analytics
13 7 (11.67%) Mobile Computing
13 7 (11.67%) Project Management
13 7 (11.67%) Asset Management
13 7 (11.67%) HNC

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 2 (3.33%) SharePoint
Applications
1 9 (15.00%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 2 (3.33%) Amazon AWS
1 2 (3.33%) Microsoft Azure
1 2 (3.33%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 9 (15.00%) Firewall
2 5 (8.33%) Internet
2 5 (8.33%) TCP/IP
3 2 (3.33%) Intrusion Detection
3 2 (3.33%) Junos
3 2 (3.33%) Network Security
3 2 (3.33%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (8.33%) Big Data
2 4 (6.67%) SQL Server
3 2 (3.33%) MySQL
General
1 6 (10.00%) Aerospace
2 5 (8.33%) Advertising
2 5 (8.33%) Finance
3 3 (5.00%) Legal
Job Titles
1 12 (20.00%) Analyst
1 12 (20.00%) Architect
2 11 (18.33%) Service Architect
3 9 (15.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 8 (13.33%) Consultant
4 8 (13.33%) Security Consultant
5 7 (11.67%) Service Analyst
6 6 (10.00%) Delivery Manager
7 5 (8.33%) SOC Analyst
8 4 (6.67%) Cybersecurity Consultant
8 4 (6.67%) Tester
9 2 (3.33%) 2nd Line Engineer
9 2 (3.33%) Cloud Engineer
9 2 (3.33%) Cloud Infrastructure Engineer
9 2 (3.33%) DBA
9 2 (3.33%) Network Engineer
9 2 (3.33%) Penetration Tester
9 2 (3.33%) SC Cleared Network Engineer
9 2 (3.33%) SQL DBA
9 2 (3.33%) Wintel Infrastructure Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (3.33%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 14 (23.33%) Analytical Skills
2 11 (18.33%) Data Centre
2 11 (18.33%) Management Information System
3 7 (11.67%) Mobile Computing
4 5 (8.33%) Cyberthreat
5 2 (3.33%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
5 2 (3.33%) Hybrid Cloud
6 1 (1.67%) CESG
6 1 (1.67%) Cyber Kill Chain
6 1 (1.67%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 14 (23.33%) Windows
2 5 (8.33%) Linux
2 5 (8.33%) Unix
3 2 (3.33%) Windows Server
3 2 (3.33%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 21 (35.00%) Service Delivery
2 20 (33.33%) ITIL
3 18 (30.00%) Service Management
4 16 (26.67%) Business Intelligence
4 16 (26.67%) ITSM
4 16 (26.67%) Presales
5 12 (20.00%) Cybersecurity
6 11 (18.33%) Change Control
6 11 (18.33%) Data Protection
6 11 (18.33%) Due Diligence
7 9 (15.00%) Infrastructure Engineering
7 9 (15.00%) Penetration Testing
8 8 (13.33%) Analytics
8 8 (13.33%) Stakeholder Management
9 7 (11.67%) Asset Management
9 7 (11.67%) Customer Requirements
9 7 (11.67%) Data Encryption
9 7 (11.67%) Project Management
10 6 (10.00%) Business Development
10 6 (10.00%) Problem-Solving
Programming Languages
1 5 (8.33%) Java
2 2 (3.33%) PowerShell
2 2 (3.33%) SQL
Qualifications
1 60 (100.00%) Security Cleared
2 22 (36.67%) SC Cleared
3 13 (21.67%) CREST Certified
4 12 (20.00%) Degree
5 7 (11.67%) HNC
6 5 (8.33%) APMG
6 5 (8.33%) APMP
6 5 (8.33%) CISSP
6 5 (8.33%) GCIA
6 5 (8.33%) GCIH
6 5 (8.33%) GIAC
6 5 (8.33%) GREM
6 5 (8.33%) PMI Certification
6 5 (8.33%) PMP
7 4 (6.67%) CESG Certified Professional
8 3 (5.00%) OSCP
9 2 (3.33%) CCNA
9 2 (3.33%) CHECK Team Leader
9 2 (3.33%) Cisco Certification
10 1 (1.67%) CISA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (18.33%) GDPR
2 4 (6.67%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 5 (8.33%) Snort
2 2 (3.33%) Active Directory
2 2 (3.33%) BitLocker
2 2 (3.33%) Hyper-V
2 2 (3.33%) Virtual Desktop
Systems Management
1 2 (3.33%) SCCM
1 2 (3.33%) SCOM
1 2 (3.33%) SCVMM
Vendors
1 9 (15.00%) Microsoft
2 5 (8.33%) ArcSight
2 5 (8.33%) LogRhythm
3 2 (3.33%) Cisco
3 2 (3.33%) Juniper
3 2 (3.33%) McAfee
3 2 (3.33%) Oracle