The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Worcestershire with a requirement for SC Cleared qualifications. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 24 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Security Check (SC) Clearance
West Midlands / Worcestershire
3 months to
24 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 32 43 50
Rank change year-on-year +11 +7  
Permanent jobs citing SC Cleared 18 7 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Worcestershire 6.64% 2.16% 1.35%
As % of the Qualifications category 20.93% 9.59% 4.94%
Number of salaries quoted 13 7 2
Median salary £50,000 £42,500 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +17.64% +13.33%  
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000

SC 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 Worcestershire.

Academic & Professional Certification
Worcestershire
Permanent job vacancies requiring academic qualifications or professional certifications 86 73 81
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Worcestershire 31.73% 22.53% 27.36%
Number of salaries quoted 74 64 65
Median salary £42,500 £45,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -5.55% +28.57%  
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £21,050
10% offered a salary of more than £56,000 £47,250 £52,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £41,674
% change year-on-year - +1.98%  

SC Cleared
Job Vacancy Trend in Worcestershire

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Worcestershire citing SC Cleared as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the Qualifications category.

Job vacancy trend for SC Cleared in Worcestershire

SC Cleared
Salary Trend in Worcestershire

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

Salary trend for SC Cleared in Worcestershire

SC Cleared
Salary Histogram in Worcestershire

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing SC Cleared in Worcestershire over the 3 months to 24 June 2017.

Salary histogram for SC Cleared in Worcestershire

SC Cleared
Job Locations in Worcestershire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing SC Cleared within the Worcestershire region over the 3 months to 24 June 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
Malvern +5 18 £50,000 +17.64%
SC Cleared
West Midlands

For the 6 months to 24 June 2017, IT jobs citing SC 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 Worcestershire region with a requirement for SC Cleared.

1 29 (100.00%) Security Cleared
2 15 (51.72%) Cybersecurity
3 13 (44.83%) DV Cleared
3 13 (44.83%) Degree
4 12 (41.38%) SIEM
5 11 (37.93%) Protective Monitoring
5 11 (37.93%) Firewall
6 10 (34.48%) Software Engineering
6 10 (34.48%) CREST Certified
7 9 (31.03%) Presales
8 8 (27.59%) Linux
9 7 (24.14%) Windows
9 7 (24.14%) Internet
9 7 (24.14%) Analytical Skills
10 6 (20.69%) Big Data
10 6 (20.69%) Analytics
10 6 (20.69%) LogRhythm
10 6 (20.69%) Cyber Threat Intelligence
10 6 (20.69%) GREM
10 6 (20.69%) Vulnerability Scanning
10 6 (20.69%) Network Monitoring
10 6 (20.69%) Vulnerability Management
10 6 (20.69%) ArcSight
10 6 (20.69%) Data Loss Prevention
10 6 (20.69%) Pattern Matching
10 6 (20.69%) Security Monitoring
10 6 (20.69%) Cyberthreat
10 6 (20.69%) Threat Intelligence
10 6 (20.69%) TCP/IP
10 6 (20.69%) Unix

SC Cleared
Co-occurring IT Skills in Worcestershire 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 (6.90%) Apache
Applications
1 1 (3.45%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 1 (3.45%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 1 (3.45%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 11 (37.93%) Firewall
2 7 (24.14%) Internet
3 6 (20.69%) TCP/IP
4 5 (17.24%) BGP
4 5 (17.24%) Intrusion Detection
4 5 (17.24%) MPLS
4 5 (17.24%) OSPF
5 3 (10.34%) Network Security
6 2 (6.90%) FTP
6 2 (6.90%) SSH
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (20.69%) Big Data
2 2 (6.90%) MySQL
2 2 (6.90%) PostgreSQL
General
1 1 (3.45%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 7 (24.14%) Architect
2 6 (20.69%) Analyst
2 6 (20.69%) SOC Analyst
2 6 (20.69%) Solutions Architect
3 4 (13.79%) Tester
4 3 (10.34%) Penetration Tester
4 3 (10.34%) Security Architect
4 3 (10.34%) Security Engineer
4 3 (10.34%) Security Solutions Architect
5 2 (6.90%) Linux Engineer
6 1 (3.45%) Ethical Hacker
6 1 (3.45%) Principal Architect
6 1 (3.45%) Principal Security Architect
6 1 (3.45%) Principal Solutions Architect
6 1 (3.45%) Project Manager
Miscellaneous
1 7 (24.14%) Analytical Skills
2 6 (20.69%) Cyberthreat
3 2 (6.90%) Linux Command Line
4 1 (3.45%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 8 (27.59%) Linux
2 7 (24.14%) Windows
3 6 (20.69%) Unix
4 2 (6.90%) CentOS
5 1 (3.45%) Apple iOS
5 1 (3.45%) Windows 10
5 1 (3.45%) Windows 7
5 1 (3.45%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (51.72%) Cybersecurity
2 12 (41.38%) SIEM
3 11 (37.93%) Protective Monitoring
4 10 (34.48%) Software Engineering
5 9 (31.03%) Presales
6 6 (20.69%) Analytics
6 6 (20.69%) Cyber Threat Intelligence
6 6 (20.69%) Data Loss Prevention
6 6 (20.69%) Information Assurance
6 6 (20.69%) Network Monitoring
6 6 (20.69%) Pattern Matching
6 6 (20.69%) Risk Assessment
6 6 (20.69%) Security Monitoring
6 6 (20.69%) Threat Intelligence
6 6 (20.69%) Vulnerability Management
6 6 (20.69%) Vulnerability Scanning
7 5 (17.24%) Cryptography
7 5 (17.24%) Network Load Balancing
8 4 (13.79%) Ethical Hacking
8 4 (13.79%) Penetration Testing
Programming Languages
1 6 (20.69%) Java
2 3 (10.34%) Ada
2 3 (10.34%) C
2 3 (10.34%) C++
3 2 (6.90%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 29 (100.00%) Security Cleared
2 13 (44.83%) Degree
2 13 (44.83%) DV Cleared
3 10 (34.48%) CREST Certified
4 6 (20.69%) GCIA
4 6 (20.69%) GCIH
4 6 (20.69%) GIAC
4 6 (20.69%) GREM
5 4 (13.79%) PhD
6 3 (10.34%) CEH
7 2 (6.90%) RHCE
8 1 (3.45%) A+ Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (10.34%) Def Stans
1 3 (10.34%) DO-178B
1 3 (10.34%) DO-254
2 2 (6.90%) SLA
System Software
1 6 (20.69%) Snort
2 2 (6.90%) iptables
2 2 (6.90%) Postfix
3 1 (3.45%) Active Directory
3 1 (3.45%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 2 (6.90%) Nagios
1 2 (6.90%) Puppet
1 2 (6.90%) Red Hat Spacewalk
1 2 (6.90%) SELinux
Vendors
1 6 (20.69%) ArcSight
1 6 (20.69%) LogRhythm
2 2 (6.90%) Microsoft
2 2 (6.90%) Red Hat
3 1 (3.45%) LANDesk
3 1 (3.45%) Remedy
Worcester, Worcestershire
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