Period
to 24 June 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 24 June 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Security Clearance
West Midlands > Worcestershire
6 months to
24 Jun 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 34 51 64
Rank change year-on-year +17 +13 -9
Permanent jobs citing Security Cleared 26 31 12
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Worcestershire 5.66% 4.93% 1.82%
As % of the Qualifications category 15.85% 17.71% 6.94%
Number of salaries quoted 5 25 12
Worcestershire median annual salary £67,500 £55,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +22.73% +29.41% +13.33%
10th Percentile £45,500 £40,000 £37,625
90th Percentile £91,250 £86,000 £47,500
West Midlands median annual salary £52,500 £47,500 £46,000
% change year-on-year +10.53% +3.26% -23.33%

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 164 175 173
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Worcestershire 35.73% 27.82% 26.25%
Number of salaries quoted 112 163 157
Worcestershire median annual salary £45,000 £40,000 £38,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +12.50% +5.26% +8.57%
10th Percentile £26,250 £21,000 £22,150
90th Percentile £54,789 £56,000 £52,500
West Midlands median annual salary £44,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +10.00% - -

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 24 June 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 24 June 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
Worcester - 15 £82,500 - 5
Malvern -8 8 £67,500 +22.73% 1
Security Cleared
West Midlands

For the 6 months to 24 June 2018, IT jobs citing Security 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 Security Cleared.

1 13 (50.00%) SC Cleared
2 12 (46.15%) Degree
2 12 (46.15%) Cybersecurity
3 11 (42.31%) Windows
4 9 (34.62%) ITIL
4 9 (34.62%) DV Cleared
4 9 (34.62%) Analytical Skills
5 8 (30.77%) C
6 7 (26.92%) Service Management
6 7 (26.92%) ITSM
6 7 (26.92%) Network Security
6 7 (26.92%) Information Assurance
7 6 (23.08%) Application Discovery
7 6 (23.08%) Collaborative Working
7 6 (23.08%) Spreadsheet
7 6 (23.08%) iPhone
7 6 (23.08%) ITIL V3
7 6 (23.08%) Release Management
7 6 (23.08%) User Acceptance Testing
7 6 (23.08%) Integration Testing
7 6 (23.08%) Test Scripting
7 6 (23.08%) Application Packaging
7 6 (23.08%) Service Delivery
7 6 (23.08%) Project Management
8 5 (19.23%) Cryptography
8 5 (19.23%) Information Security
9 4 (15.38%) Linux
10 3 (11.54%) Firewall
10 3 (11.54%) Mathematics
10 3 (11.54%) Risk Analysis

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 (7.69%) Apache
1 2 (7.69%) Apache Solr
1 2 (7.69%) Apache Spark
Applications
1 6 (23.08%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 1 (3.85%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 1 (3.85%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (3.85%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 7 (26.92%) Network Security
2 3 (11.54%) Firewall
3 2 (7.69%) BGP
3 2 (7.69%) DNS
3 2 (7.69%) Intrusion Detection
3 2 (7.69%) MPLS
3 2 (7.69%) OSPF
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (7.69%) Apache Hive
1 2 (7.69%) Big Data
1 2 (7.69%) Hadoop
1 2 (7.69%) MongoDB
1 2 (7.69%) MySQL
1 2 (7.69%) NoSQL
1 2 (7.69%) PostgreSQL
1 2 (7.69%) RDBMS
1 2 (7.69%) Relational Database
1 2 (7.69%) Sqoop
General
1 2 (7.69%) Legal
Job Titles
1 7 (26.92%) Architect
1 7 (26.92%) Security Architect
1 7 (26.92%) Security Solutions Architect
1 7 (26.92%) Solutions Architect
2 6 (23.08%) Analyst
3 3 (11.54%) Senior Architect
3 3 (11.54%) Senior Security Architect
3 3 (11.54%) Senior Solutions Architect
3 3 (11.54%) SOC Specialist
4 2 (7.69%) Big Data Engineer
4 2 (7.69%) Data Engineer
4 2 (7.69%) Linux Engineer
4 2 (7.69%) Senior Linux Engineer
5 1 (3.85%) Automation Tester
5 1 (3.85%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 1 (3.85%) Manual Tester
5 1 (3.85%) Software Engineer
5 1 (3.85%) Software Tester
5 1 (3.85%) Technical Tester
5 1 (3.85%) Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (7.69%) LAMP
1 2 (7.69%) LAPP Stack
Miscellaneous
1 9 (34.62%) Analytical Skills
2 6 (23.08%) iPhone
3 3 (11.54%) Self-Motivation
Operating Systems
1 11 (42.31%) Windows
2 4 (15.38%) Linux
3 2 (7.69%) CentOS
3 2 (7.69%) Mac OS X
3 2 (7.69%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 1 (3.85%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (46.15%) Cybersecurity
2 9 (34.62%) ITIL
3 7 (26.92%) Information Assurance
3 7 (26.92%) ITSM
3 7 (26.92%) Service Management
4 6 (23.08%) Application Discovery
4 6 (23.08%) Application Packaging
4 6 (23.08%) Collaborative Working
4 6 (23.08%) Integration Testing
4 6 (23.08%) ITIL V3
4 6 (23.08%) Project Management
4 6 (23.08%) Release Management
4 6 (23.08%) Service Delivery
4 6 (23.08%) Test Scripting
4 6 (23.08%) User Acceptance Testing
5 5 (19.23%) Cryptography
5 5 (19.23%) Information Security
6 3 (11.54%) Mathematics
6 3 (11.54%) Problem-Solving
6 3 (11.54%) Risk Analysis
Programming Languages
1 8 (30.77%) C
2 2 (7.69%) Python
2 2 (7.69%) Shell Script
3 1 (3.85%) C#
3 1 (3.85%) C++
3 1 (3.85%) Java
Qualifications
1 13 (50.00%) SC Cleared
2 12 (46.15%) Degree
3 9 (34.62%) DV Cleared
4 2 (7.69%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
4 2 (7.69%) PhD
4 2 (7.69%) RHCE
5 1 (3.85%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (7.69%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 2 (7.69%) NIST 800
2 1 (3.85%) SLA
System Software
1 2 (7.69%) Apache Flume
1 2 (7.69%) iptables
1 2 (7.69%) Squid
2 1 (3.85%) Docker
2 1 (3.85%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 2 (7.69%) Nagios
1 2 (7.69%) SELinux
2 1 (3.85%) Kubernetes
Vendors
1 2 (7.69%) Cloudera
1 2 (7.69%) Red Hat
2 1 (3.85%) Ivanti
2 1 (3.85%) Remedy
2 1 (3.85%) VMware