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

Security Clearance
West Midlands > Worcestershire
6 months to
20 Sep 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 15 24 53
Rank change year-on-year +9 +29 +2
Permanent jobs citing Security Cleared 52 51 12
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Worcestershire 11.53% 9.50% 2.20%
As % of the Qualifications category 33.33% 29.14% 9.16%
Number of salaries quoted 9 38 11
Worcestershire median annual salary £55,000 £56,250 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -2.22% +25.00% +28.57%
10th Percentile £37,400 £35,875 £37,500
90th Percentile £58,750 £83,750 £56,250
West Midlands median annual salary £50,000 £55,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year -9.09% +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 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% -

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 20 September 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 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
Worcester +8 45 £55,000 -12.00% 2
Malvern -3 8 £56,250 +32.35% 4
Security Cleared
West Midlands

For the 6 months to 20 September 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 31 (59.62%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 29 (55.77%) Microsoft
3 28 (53.85%) Microsoft Office
3 28 (53.85%) Vulnerability Assessment
3 28 (53.85%) Information Security
3 28 (53.85%) Security Operations
3 28 (53.85%) Internal Audit
4 23 (44.23%) ITIL
5 14 (26.92%) Windows
6 10 (19.23%) Cybersecurity
7 9 (17.31%) Analytical Skills
8 8 (15.38%) SC Cleared
8 8 (15.38%) Linux
9 7 (13.46%) Project Management
9 7 (13.46%) Firewall
9 7 (13.46%) Degree
10 6 (11.54%) Software Engineering
10 6 (11.54%) DV Cleared
10 6 (11.54%) User Acceptance Testing
11 5 (9.62%) Integration Testing
11 5 (9.62%) Test Scripting
11 5 (9.62%) Release Management
11 5 (9.62%) Spreadsheet
11 5 (9.62%) iPhone
11 5 (9.62%) ITIL V3
11 5 (9.62%) Application Discovery
11 5 (9.62%) Application Packaging
11 5 (9.62%) ITSM
11 5 (9.62%) Service Management
11 5 (9.62%) Service Delivery

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 (3.85%) Apache
2 1 (1.92%) SharePoint
Applications
1 28 (53.85%) Microsoft Office
2 5 (9.62%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 1 (1.92%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 2 (3.85%) Amazon AWS
1 2 (3.85%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (1.92%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 7 (13.46%) Firewall
2 4 (7.69%) Internet
2 4 (7.69%) TCP/IP
3 2 (3.85%) DNS
4 1 (1.92%) LAN
4 1 (1.92%) VPN
4 1 (1.92%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (7.69%) Big Data
2 2 (3.85%) MySQL
2 2 (3.85%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 1 (1.92%) CMake
1 1 (1.92%) Git (software)
General
1 4 (7.69%) Finance
2 2 (3.85%) Legal
Job Titles
1 13 (25.00%) Junior
1 13 (25.00%) Team Leader
2 11 (21.15%) Analyst
3 5 (9.62%) Project Manager
4 4 (7.69%) SOC Analyst
5 2 (3.85%) Architect
5 2 (3.85%) Infrastructure Architect
5 2 (3.85%) Linux Engineer
5 2 (3.85%) Security Analyst
5 2 (3.85%) Senior Linux Engineer
5 2 (3.85%) Software Engineer
6 1 (1.92%) Developer
6 1 (1.92%) Graduate Developer
6 1 (1.92%) Graduate Software Developer
6 1 (1.92%) Infrastructure Engineer
6 1 (1.92%) Manual Tester
6 1 (1.92%) Software Tester
6 1 (1.92%) Technical Tester
6 1 (1.92%) Test Manager
6 1 (1.92%) Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (3.85%) LAMP
1 2 (3.85%) LAPP Stack
2 1 (1.92%) Boost C++ Libraries
Miscellaneous
1 9 (17.31%) Analytical Skills
2 5 (9.62%) iPhone
3 4 (7.69%) Cyberthreat
Operating Systems
1 14 (26.92%) Windows
2 8 (15.38%) Linux
3 4 (7.69%) Unix
4 3 (5.77%) Windows Server
5 2 (3.85%) CentOS
5 2 (3.85%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 1 (1.92%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 28 (53.85%) Information Security
1 28 (53.85%) Internal Audit
1 28 (53.85%) Security Operations
1 28 (53.85%) Vulnerability Assessment
2 23 (44.23%) ITIL
3 10 (19.23%) Cybersecurity
4 7 (13.46%) Project Management
5 6 (11.54%) Software Engineering
5 6 (11.54%) User Acceptance Testing
6 5 (9.62%) Application Discovery
6 5 (9.62%) Application Packaging
6 5 (9.62%) Integration Testing
6 5 (9.62%) ITIL V3
6 5 (9.62%) ITSM
6 5 (9.62%) PRINCE2
6 5 (9.62%) Release Management
6 5 (9.62%) Service Delivery
6 5 (9.62%) Service Management
6 5 (9.62%) Test Scripting
7 4 (7.69%) Scrum
Programming Languages
1 5 (9.62%) Java
2 3 (5.77%) C++
2 3 (5.77%) Python
2 3 (5.77%) Shell Script
3 2 (3.85%) C
3 2 (3.85%) C#
4 1 (1.92%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 8 (15.38%) SC Cleared
2 7 (13.46%) Degree
3 6 (11.54%) DV Cleared
4 4 (7.69%) CREST Certified
4 4 (7.69%) GCIA
4 4 (7.69%) GCIH
4 4 (7.69%) GIAC
4 4 (7.69%) GREM
5 2 (3.85%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
5 2 (3.85%) RHCE
6 1 (1.92%) BPSS Clearance
6 1 (1.92%) Computer Science Degree
6 1 (1.92%) ISTQB
6 1 (1.92%) Numerate Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 31 (59.62%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (1.92%) Cyber Essentials
2 1 (1.92%) IASME
System Software
1 4 (7.69%) Snort
2 2 (3.85%) Docker
2 2 (3.85%) iptables
2 2 (3.85%) Squid
2 2 (3.85%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (1.92%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 2 (3.85%) Nagios
1 2 (3.85%) SELinux
2 1 (1.92%) Kubernetes
Vendors
1 29 (55.77%) Microsoft
2 4 (7.69%) ArcSight
2 4 (7.69%) LogRhythm
3 2 (3.85%) Red Hat
3 2 (3.85%) VMware