Period
to 20 September 2018

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 6 months to 20 September 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Security Check (SC) Clearance
West Midlands > Worcestershire
6 months to
20 Sep 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 51 29 53
Rank change year-on-year -22 +24 +13
Permanent jobs citing SC Cleared 8 45 12
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Worcestershire 1.77% 8.38% 2.20%
As % of the Qualifications category 5.13% 25.71% 9.16%
Number of salaries quoted 3 33 11
Worcestershire median annual salary £40,000 £55,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -27.27% +22.22% +20.00%
10th Percentile £35,600 £35,350 £37,500
90th Percentile £68,000 £83,750 £56,250
West Midlands median annual salary £55,000 £53,750 £47,500
% change year-on-year +2.33% +13.16% -20.83%

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 permanent job vacancies advertised in Worcestershire with a requirement for academic qualifications or professional certifications.

All Academic and Professional Certifications
Worcestershire
Permanent vacancies requiring academic qualifications or professional certifications 156 175 131
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Worcestershire 34.59% 32.59% 23.99%
Number of salaries quoted 100 149 121
Worcestershire median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £38,750
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.88% +9.68% +10.71%
10th Percentile £26,250 £22,055 £22,500
90th Percentile £52,895 £66,250 £52,500
West Midlands median annual salary £44,500 £40,591 £40,000
% change year-on-year +9.63% +1.48% -

SC Cleared
Job Vacancy Trend in Worcestershire

Job postings citing SC Cleared as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Worcestershire.

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 6 months to 20 September 2018.

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 6 months to 20 September 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
Malvern -4 6 £56,250 +32.35% 4
Worcester -20 3 £38,000 -36.67%
SC Cleared
West Midlands

For the 6 months to 20 September 2018, IT jobs citing SC 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 Worcestershire region with a requirement for SC Cleared.

1 8 (100.00%) Security Cleared
2 6 (75.00%) Software Engineering
3 5 (62.50%) Java
3 5 (62.50%) Linux
3 5 (62.50%) Cybersecurity
4 4 (50.00%) Protective Monitoring
4 4 (50.00%) Network Monitoring
4 4 (50.00%) LogRhythm
4 4 (50.00%) Analytical Skills
4 4 (50.00%) DV Cleared
4 4 (50.00%) ArcSight
4 4 (50.00%) SIEM
4 4 (50.00%) Vulnerability Management
4 4 (50.00%) Big Data
4 4 (50.00%) Analytics
4 4 (50.00%) GREM
4 4 (50.00%) Cyberthreat
4 4 (50.00%) Presales
4 4 (50.00%) Cyber Threat Intelligence
4 4 (50.00%) CREST Certified
4 4 (50.00%) Security Monitoring
4 4 (50.00%) Proactive Monitoring
4 4 (50.00%) Threat Intelligence
4 4 (50.00%) Unix
4 4 (50.00%) Windows
4 4 (50.00%) TCP/IP
4 4 (50.00%) Internet
4 4 (50.00%) Firewall
4 4 (50.00%) GIAC
4 4 (50.00%) GCIA

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:

Cloud Services
1 1 (12.50%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (12.50%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 4 (50.00%) Firewall
1 4 (50.00%) Internet
1 4 (50.00%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (50.00%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 1 (12.50%) CMake
1 1 (12.50%) Git (software)
Job Titles
1 4 (50.00%) Analyst
1 4 (50.00%) SOC Analyst
2 2 (25.00%) Software Engineer
3 1 (12.50%) Automation Tester
3 1 (12.50%) Manual Tester
3 1 (12.50%) Project Manager
3 1 (12.50%) Software Tester
3 1 (12.50%) Technical Tester
3 1 (12.50%) Test Manager
3 1 (12.50%) Test Project Manager
3 1 (12.50%) Tester
3 1 (12.50%) UAT Manager
3 1 (12.50%) UAT Test Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (12.50%) Boost C++ Libraries
Miscellaneous
1 4 (50.00%) Analytical Skills
1 4 (50.00%) Cyberthreat
Operating Systems
1 5 (62.50%) Linux
2 4 (50.00%) Unix
2 4 (50.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (75.00%) Software Engineering
2 5 (62.50%) Cybersecurity
3 4 (50.00%) Analytics
3 4 (50.00%) Cyber Threat Intelligence
3 4 (50.00%) Network Monitoring
3 4 (50.00%) Presales
3 4 (50.00%) Proactive Monitoring
3 4 (50.00%) Protective Monitoring
3 4 (50.00%) Security Monitoring
3 4 (50.00%) SIEM
3 4 (50.00%) Threat Intelligence
3 4 (50.00%) Vulnerability Management
4 1 (12.50%) OO
4 1 (12.50%) PRINCE2
4 1 (12.50%) Project Management
4 1 (12.50%) Stakeholder Engagement
4 1 (12.50%) Test Automation
4 1 (12.50%) Test Strategy
4 1 (12.50%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 5 (62.50%) Java
2 2 (25.00%) C++
3 1 (12.50%) C#
3 1 (12.50%) Python
Qualifications
1 8 (100.00%) Security Cleared
2 4 (50.00%) CREST Certified
2 4 (50.00%) DV Cleared
2 4 (50.00%) GCIA
2 4 (50.00%) GCIH
2 4 (50.00%) GIAC
2 4 (50.00%) GREM
3 1 (12.50%) ISTQB
System Software
1 4 (50.00%) Snort
2 1 (12.50%) Docker
2 1 (12.50%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (12.50%) Kubernetes
Vendors
1 4 (50.00%) ArcSight
1 4 (50.00%) LogRhythm
2 1 (12.50%) VMware