Period
to 17 November 2017

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 17 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Security Clearance
West Midlands > Worcestershire
6 months to
17 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 20 49 58
Rank change year-on-year +29 +9 +8
Permanent jobs citing Security Cleared 53 11 14
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Worcestershire 10.39% 2.32% 2.74%
As % of the Qualifications category 30.81% 8.94% 11.02%
Number of salaries quoted 35 9 11
Worcestershire median annual salary £60,000 £52,500 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +14.29% +50.00% -12.50%
10th Percentile £35,500 £37,900 £21,000
90th Percentile £83,750 £77,500 £41,500
West Midlands median annual salary £55,000 £47,500 £47,500
% change year-on-year +15.79% - -20.83%

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 172 123 127
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Worcestershire 33.73% 25.89% 24.85%
Number of salaries quoted 139 118 107
Worcestershire median annual salary £42,500 £37,500 £32,532
Median salary % change year-on-year +13.33% +15.27% -18.67%
10th Percentile £22,055 £22,350 £20,300
90th Percentile £67,750 £51,250 £50,500
West Midlands median annual salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +3.75% - -

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 17 November 2017.

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 17 November 2017. 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 +3 27 £38,500 -34.75% 3
Worcester +20 23 £62,500 +19.05% 1
Security Cleared
West Midlands

For the 6 months to 17 November 2017, 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 45 (84.91%) SC Cleared
2 35 (66.04%) DV Cleared
3 21 (39.62%) Cybersecurity
4 19 (35.85%) Degree
5 15 (28.30%) Information Assurance
6 11 (20.75%) Cryptography
6 11 (20.75%) SIEM
6 11 (20.75%) CREST Certified
6 11 (20.75%) Collaborative Working
7 9 (16.98%) Customer Requirements
7 9 (16.98%) Risk Assessment
7 9 (16.98%) PhD
8 8 (15.09%) Windows
8 8 (15.09%) TCP/IP
8 8 (15.09%) Network Security
9 7 (13.21%) Analytical Skills
9 7 (13.21%) Presales
9 7 (13.21%) Protective Monitoring
9 7 (13.21%) ITIL
9 7 (13.21%) Unix
9 7 (13.21%) Firewall
10 6 (11.32%) Internet
10 6 (11.32%) VMware
10 6 (11.32%) C
10 6 (11.32%) C++
10 6 (11.32%) MPLS
10 6 (11.32%) OSPF
10 6 (11.32%) BGP
10 6 (11.32%) Vulnerability Scanning
10 6 (11.32%) Data Loss Prevention

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:

Business Applications
1 3 (5.66%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 3 (5.66%) Amazon AWS
1 3 (5.66%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 8 (15.09%) Network Security
1 8 (15.09%) TCP/IP
2 7 (13.21%) Firewall
3 6 (11.32%) BGP
3 6 (11.32%) Internet
3 6 (11.32%) Intrusion Detection
3 6 (11.32%) MPLS
3 6 (11.32%) OSPF
4 3 (5.66%) Ethernet
4 3 (5.66%) HTTP
4 3 (5.66%) SMTP
4 3 (5.66%) SNMP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (1.89%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 4 (7.55%) Rational DOORS
2 3 (5.66%) Team Foundation Server
2 3 (5.66%) Visual Studio
General
1 3 (5.66%) Electronics
1 3 (5.66%) Military
2 1 (1.89%) Finance
2 1 (1.89%) Legal
Job Titles
1 18 (33.96%) Architect
2 15 (28.30%) Solutions Architect
3 14 (26.42%) Security Architect
3 14 (26.42%) Security Solutions Architect
4 7 (13.21%) Security Engineer
4 7 (13.21%) Senior Architect
5 5 (9.43%) Analyst
5 5 (9.43%) Principal Architect
6 4 (7.55%) Penetration Tester
6 4 (7.55%) Security Analyst
6 4 (7.55%) Senior Security Architect
6 4 (7.55%) Senior Solutions Architect
6 4 (7.55%) Support Analyst
6 4 (7.55%) Tester
7 3 (5.66%) Cybersecurity Architect
7 3 (5.66%) FPGA Engineer
7 3 (5.66%) Process Engineer
7 3 (5.66%) Software Engineer
7 3 (5.66%) Test Leader
8 2 (3.77%) Principal Solutions Architect
Miscellaneous
1 7 (13.21%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (7.55%) Cyber Attack
2 4 (7.55%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
2 4 (7.55%) Management Information System
3 3 (5.66%) Algorithms
3 3 (5.66%) ASIC
3 3 (5.66%) CPLD
3 3 (5.66%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
3 3 (5.66%) VHDL
4 1 (1.89%) Cyberthreat
Operating Systems
1 8 (15.09%) Windows
2 7 (13.21%) Unix
3 5 (9.43%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 21 (39.62%) Cybersecurity
2 15 (28.30%) Information Assurance
3 11 (20.75%) Collaborative Working
3 11 (20.75%) Cryptography
3 11 (20.75%) SIEM
4 9 (16.98%) Customer Requirements
4 9 (16.98%) Risk Assessment
5 7 (13.21%) ITIL
5 7 (13.21%) Presales
5 7 (13.21%) Protective Monitoring
6 6 (11.32%) Data Loss Prevention
6 6 (11.32%) Network Load Balancing
6 6 (11.32%) Pattern Matching
6 6 (11.32%) Penetration Testing
6 6 (11.32%) Vulnerability Scanning
7 4 (7.55%) Network Design
7 4 (7.55%) Patch Management
7 4 (7.55%) Risk Management
7 4 (7.55%) Software Engineering
8 3 (5.66%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 6 (11.32%) C
1 6 (11.32%) C++
2 5 (9.43%) Java
3 4 (7.55%) C#
3 4 (7.55%) PowerShell
3 4 (7.55%) Python
4 3 (5.66%) Assembly Language
4 3 (5.66%) JavaScript
4 3 (5.66%) MATLAB
4 3 (5.66%) Perl
4 3 (5.66%) PHP
4 3 (5.66%) Shell Script
5 1 (1.89%) Bash Shell
5 1 (1.89%) Bourne shell
Qualifications
1 45 (84.91%) SC Cleared
2 35 (66.04%) DV Cleared
3 19 (35.85%) Degree
4 11 (20.75%) CREST Certified
5 9 (16.98%) PhD
6 5 (9.43%) GIAC
7 4 (7.55%) CCNP
7 4 (7.55%) Cisco Certification
7 4 (7.55%) SANS
8 3 (5.66%) Computer Science Degree
8 3 (5.66%) Numerate Degree
9 1 (1.89%) GCIA
9 1 (1.89%) GCIH
9 1 (1.89%) GREM
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (7.55%) NIST 800
2 3 (5.66%) SLA
System Software
1 6 (11.32%) VMware Infrastructure
2 3 (5.66%) Docker
2 3 (5.66%) Firmware
3 1 (1.89%) Snort
3 1 (1.89%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 4 (7.55%) Host Intrusion Detection System
1 4 (7.55%) Network Intrusion Detection System
Vendors
1 6 (11.32%) VMware
2 4 (7.55%) Cisco
3 3 (5.66%) EMC
3 3 (5.66%) LANDesk
3 3 (5.66%) Mentor Graphics
3 3 (5.66%) Remedy
3 3 (5.66%) Xilinx
4 1 (1.89%) ArcSight
4 1 (1.89%) LogRhythm
4 1 (1.89%) Microsoft