Period
to 18 January 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Worcestershire with a requirement for Security Cleared qualifications. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered over the 6 months to 18 January 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Security Clearance
West Midlands > Worcestershire
6 months to
18 Jan 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 22 46 45
Rank change year-on-year +24 -1 +13
Permanent jobs citing Security Cleared 43 15 19
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Worcestershire 8.90% 2.96% 4.17%
As % of the Qualifications category 29.86% 12.50% 16.96%
Number of salaries quoted 23 12 16
Worcestershire median annual salary £62,500 £50,250 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +24.38% +18.24% +6.25%
10th Percentile £36,250 £36,250 £21,000
90th Percentile £90,750 £79,750 £52,000
West Midlands median annual salary £51,750 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +15.00% - -21.74%

Security 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 144 120 112
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Worcestershire 29.81% 23.67% 24.56%
Number of salaries quoted 107 117 106
Worcestershire median annual salary £45,000 £37,500 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +20.00% +7.14% -4.76%
10th Percentile £22,800 £21,750 £21,500
90th Percentile £71,250 £55,000 £61,250
West Midlands median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

Security Cleared
Job Vacancy Trend in Worcestershire

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

Job vacancy trend for Security Cleared in Worcestershire

Security Cleared
Salary Trend in Worcestershire

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

Salary trend for Security Cleared in Worcestershire

Security Cleared
Salary Histogram in Worcestershire

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Security Cleared in Worcestershire over the 6 months to 18 January 2018.

Salary histogram for Security Cleared in Worcestershire

Security 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 Security Cleared within the Worcestershire region over the 6 months to 18 January 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 +5 21 £38,500 -46.90% 2
Worcester +18 20 £77,500 +106.67% 1
Security Cleared
West Midlands

For the 6 months to 18 January 2018, IT jobs citing Security 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 Security Cleared.

1 30 (69.77%) SC Cleared
2 27 (62.79%) DV Cleared
3 18 (41.86%) Cybersecurity
4 15 (34.88%) Degree
5 13 (30.23%) Information Assurance
6 11 (25.58%) Analytical Skills
7 8 (18.60%) Risk Assessment
7 8 (18.60%) C
7 8 (18.60%) Collaborative Working
8 7 (16.28%) Windows
8 7 (16.28%) SIEM
9 6 (13.95%) VMware Infrastructure
9 6 (13.95%) Network Security
9 6 (13.95%) Unix
9 6 (13.95%) C++
9 6 (13.95%) Cryptography
9 6 (13.95%) VMware
10 5 (11.63%) Firewall
10 5 (11.63%) ITIL
10 5 (11.63%) PhD
10 5 (11.63%) TCP/IP
10 5 (11.63%) MPLS
10 5 (11.63%) OSPF
10 5 (11.63%) BGP
10 5 (11.63%) Network Load Balancing
10 5 (11.63%) Intrusion Detection
10 5 (11.63%) Big Data
10 5 (11.63%) Protective Monitoring
10 5 (11.63%) Analytics
10 5 (11.63%) Vulnerability Scanning

Security 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 (4.65%) Apache Solr
1 2 (4.65%) Apache Spark
Business Applications
1 3 (6.98%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 3 (6.98%) Amazon AWS
1 3 (6.98%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 6 (13.95%) Network Security
2 5 (11.63%) BGP
2 5 (11.63%) Firewall
2 5 (11.63%) Intrusion Detection
2 5 (11.63%) MPLS
2 5 (11.63%) OSPF
2 5 (11.63%) TCP/IP
3 4 (9.30%) Internet
4 3 (6.98%) Ethernet
4 3 (6.98%) HTTP
4 3 (6.98%) SMTP
4 3 (6.98%) SNMP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (11.63%) Big Data
2 2 (4.65%) Apache Hive
2 2 (4.65%) Hadoop
2 2 (4.65%) MongoDB
2 2 (4.65%) NoSQL
2 2 (4.65%) RDBMS
2 2 (4.65%) Relational Database
2 2 (4.65%) Sqoop
Development Applications
1 4 (9.30%) Rational DOORS
2 3 (6.98%) Team Foundation Server
2 3 (6.98%) Visual Studio
General
1 3 (6.98%) Electronics
1 3 (6.98%) Military
2 2 (4.65%) Legal
3 1 (2.33%) Aerospace
3 1 (2.33%) Finance
Job Titles
1 14 (32.56%) Architect
2 11 (25.58%) Security Architect
2 11 (25.58%) Security Solutions Architect
2 11 (25.58%) Solutions Architect
3 5 (11.63%) Senior Architect
4 4 (9.30%) Security Engineer
5 3 (6.98%) Analyst
5 3 (6.98%) FPGA Engineer
5 3 (6.98%) Principal Architect
5 3 (6.98%) Process Engineer
5 3 (6.98%) Security Analyst
5 3 (6.98%) Software Engineer
5 3 (6.98%) Test Leader
6 2 (4.65%) Big Data Engineer
6 2 (4.65%) Cybersecurity Architect
6 2 (4.65%) Data Engineer
6 2 (4.65%) Senior Security Architect
6 2 (4.65%) Senior Solutions Architect
6 2 (4.65%) Support Analyst
7 1 (2.33%) Network Security Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 11 (25.58%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (9.30%) Management Information System
3 3 (6.98%) Algorithms
3 3 (6.98%) ASIC
3 3 (6.98%) CPLD
3 3 (6.98%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
3 3 (6.98%) VHDL
4 2 (4.65%) Cyberattack
4 2 (4.65%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
Operating Systems
1 7 (16.28%) Windows
2 6 (13.95%) Unix
3 4 (9.30%) Linux
4 2 (4.65%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (41.86%) Cybersecurity
2 13 (30.23%) Information Assurance
3 8 (18.60%) Collaborative Working
3 8 (18.60%) Risk Assessment
4 7 (16.28%) SIEM
5 6 (13.95%) Cryptography
6 5 (11.63%) Analytics
6 5 (11.63%) Cyber Intelligence
6 5 (11.63%) Data Loss Prevention
6 5 (11.63%) ITIL
6 5 (11.63%) Network Load Balancing
6 5 (11.63%) Pattern Matching
6 5 (11.63%) Presales
6 5 (11.63%) Protective Monitoring
6 5 (11.63%) Vulnerability Scanning
7 4 (9.30%) Agile Software Development
7 4 (9.30%) Mathematics
7 4 (9.30%) Network Design
7 4 (9.30%) Risk Management
8 3 (6.98%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 8 (18.60%) C
2 6 (13.95%) C++
3 4 (9.30%) C#
3 4 (9.30%) Java
3 4 (9.30%) PowerShell
3 4 (9.30%) Python
4 3 (6.98%) Assembly Language
4 3 (6.98%) JavaScript
4 3 (6.98%) MATLAB
4 3 (6.98%) Perl
4 3 (6.98%) PHP
4 3 (6.98%) Shell Script
5 1 (2.33%) Bash Shell
5 1 (2.33%) Bourne shell
Qualifications
1 30 (69.77%) SC Cleared
2 27 (62.79%) DV Cleared
3 15 (34.88%) Degree
4 5 (11.63%) PhD
5 3 (6.98%) Computer Science Degree
5 3 (6.98%) CREST Certified
5 3 (6.98%) Numerate Degree
6 2 (4.65%) CCNP
6 2 (4.65%) Cisco Certification
6 2 (4.65%) GIAC
6 2 (4.65%) SANS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (9.30%) NIST 800
2 3 (6.98%) SLA
System Software
1 6 (13.95%) VMware Infrastructure
2 3 (6.98%) Docker
2 3 (6.98%) Firmware
3 2 (4.65%) Apache Flume
Systems Management
1 2 (4.65%) Host Intrusion Detection System
1 2 (4.65%) Network Intrusion Detection System
Vendors
1 6 (13.95%) VMware
2 3 (6.98%) EMC
2 3 (6.98%) Ivanti
2 3 (6.98%) Mentor Graphics
2 3 (6.98%) Remedy
2 3 (6.98%) Xilinx
3 2 (4.65%) Cisco
3 2 (4.65%) Cloudera