Period
to 10 December 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 10 December 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Security Clearance
West Midlands > Worcestershire
6 months to
10 Dec 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 3 18 45
Rank change year-on-year +15 +27 +10
Permanent jobs citing Security Cleared 108 51 13
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Worcestershire 21.95% 10.37% 2.77%
As % of the Qualifications category 65.45% 32.08% 10.40%
Number of salaries quoted 37 33 11
Worcestershire median annual salary £37,500 £62,500 £52,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -40.00% +19.05% +75.00%
10th Percentile £22,000 £35,250 £36,250
90th Percentile £55,000 £85,750 £77,500
West Midlands median annual salary £45,000 £55,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year -18.18% +15.79% +3.83%

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 165 159 125
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Worcestershire 33.54% 32.32% 26.60%
Number of salaries quoted 86 128 122
Worcestershire median annual salary £43,250 £45,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -3.89% +20.00% +15.27%
10th Percentile £22,000 £23,750 £22,050
90th Percentile £55,000 £70,375 £54,750
West Midlands median annual salary £43,250 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +8.13% - -

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 10 December 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 10 December 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 +12 73 £37,500 -42.31%
Malvern +1 40 £37,500 - 19
Security Cleared
West Midlands

For the 6 months to 10 December 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 53 (49.07%) Microsoft
2 45 (41.67%) ITIL
3 44 (40.74%) Microsoft Office
4 40 (37.04%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 39 (36.11%) Information Security
6 38 (35.19%) Analytical Skills
7 37 (34.26%) Security Operations
7 37 (34.26%) Internal Audit
7 37 (34.26%) Vulnerability Assessment
8 36 (33.33%) SC Cleared
9 25 (23.15%) DV Cleared
10 22 (20.37%) Windows
11 21 (19.44%) Business Intelligence
11 21 (19.44%) ITSM
11 21 (19.44%) Service Management
12 19 (17.59%) Degree
12 19 (17.59%) Problem-Solving
13 15 (13.89%) Software Engineering
14 14 (12.96%) Service Delivery
14 14 (12.96%) Firewall
14 14 (12.96%) UML
14 14 (12.96%) Infrastructure Engineering
14 14 (12.96%) SDLC
15 12 (11.11%) C++
16 11 (10.19%) Cybersecurity
17 9 (8.33%) Windows Server 2012
17 9 (8.33%) C#
17 9 (8.33%) Windows Server
18 8 (7.41%) Java
18 8 (7.41%) SharePoint

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 8 (7.41%) SharePoint
Applications
1 44 (40.74%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 1 (0.93%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 1 (0.93%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (0.93%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (0.93%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 14 (12.96%) Firewall
2 7 (6.48%) Intrusion Detection
2 7 (6.48%) Network Security
3 5 (4.63%) Internet
3 5 (4.63%) TCP/IP
4 1 (0.93%) LAN
4 1 (0.93%) VPN
4 1 (0.93%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (6.48%) SQL Server
2 5 (4.63%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 1 (0.93%) CMake
1 1 (0.93%) Git (software)
General
1 5 (4.63%) Finance
2 4 (3.70%) Legal
3 1 (0.93%) Military
Job Titles
1 21 (19.44%) Junior
1 21 (19.44%) Team Leader
2 16 (14.81%) Developer
3 14 (12.96%) Analyst
3 14 (12.96%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 8 (7.41%) Software Engineer
5 7 (6.48%) C# Developer
5 7 (6.48%) C++ Software Engineer
5 7 (6.48%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
5 7 (6.48%) Junior C++ Software Engineer
5 7 (6.48%) Junior Software Engineer
5 7 (6.48%) Service Analyst
5 7 (6.48%) Wintel Engineer
5 7 (6.48%) Wintel Infrastructure Engineer
6 6 (5.56%) Project Manager
7 5 (4.63%) SOC Analyst
7 5 (4.63%) Web Developer
8 3 (2.78%) Java Developer
8 3 (2.78%) Tester
9 2 (1.85%) Infrastructure Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (4.63%) CSS
1 5 (4.63%) HTML
2 1 (0.93%) Boost C++ Libraries
Miscellaneous
1 38 (35.19%) Analytical Skills
2 7 (6.48%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
2 7 (6.48%) Mobile Computing
3 5 (4.63%) Cyberthreat
4 4 (3.70%) Management Information System
5 2 (1.85%) ASIC
Operating Systems
1 22 (20.37%) Windows
2 9 (8.33%) Windows Server
2 9 (8.33%) Windows Server 2012
3 7 (6.48%) Linux
3 7 (6.48%) Windows 10
4 5 (4.63%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 45 (41.67%) ITIL
2 39 (36.11%) Information Security
3 37 (34.26%) Internal Audit
3 37 (34.26%) Security Operations
3 37 (34.26%) Vulnerability Assessment
4 21 (19.44%) Business Intelligence
4 21 (19.44%) ITSM
4 21 (19.44%) Service Management
5 19 (17.59%) Problem-Solving
6 15 (13.89%) Software Engineering
7 14 (12.96%) Infrastructure Engineering
7 14 (12.96%) SDLC
7 14 (12.96%) Service Delivery
7 14 (12.96%) UML
8 11 (10.19%) Cybersecurity
9 8 (7.41%) Project Management
10 7 (6.48%) Analytics
10 7 (6.48%) Asset Management
10 7 (6.48%) Business Development
10 7 (6.48%) Problem Management
Programming Languages
1 12 (11.11%) C++
2 9 (8.33%) C#
3 8 (7.41%) Java
3 8 (7.41%) PowerShell
4 2 (1.85%) Ada
4 2 (1.85%) C
5 1 (0.93%) Python
5 1 (0.93%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 36 (33.33%) SC Cleared
2 25 (23.15%) DV Cleared
3 19 (17.59%) Degree
4 7 (6.48%) HNC
5 6 (5.56%) CREST Certified
6 5 (4.63%) GCIA
6 5 (4.63%) GCIH
6 5 (4.63%) GIAC
6 5 (4.63%) GREM
7 2 (1.85%) CEH
7 2 (1.85%) CESG Certified Professional
7 2 (1.85%) CISSP
8 1 (0.93%) BPSS Clearance
8 1 (0.93%) CHECK Team Leader
8 1 (0.93%) Computer Science Degree
8 1 (0.93%) ISTQB
8 1 (0.93%) MCSE
8 1 (0.93%) Microsoft Certification
8 1 (0.93%) Numerate Degree
8 1 (0.93%) VCP6
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 40 (37.04%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 2 (1.85%) DO-178B
2 2 (1.85%) DO-254
2 2 (1.85%) IEC 61508
3 1 (0.93%) Cyber Essentials
3 1 (0.93%) IASME
System Software
1 8 (7.41%) Active Directory
2 7 (6.48%) Hyper-V
2 7 (6.48%) Virtual Desktop
3 5 (4.63%) Snort
4 1 (0.93%) Docker
4 1 (0.93%) VMware ESXi
4 1 (0.93%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 7 (6.48%) Forefront Identity Manager
1 7 (6.48%) SCCM
Vendors
1 53 (49.07%) Microsoft
2 7 (6.48%) McAfee
3 5 (4.63%) ArcSight
3 5 (4.63%) LogRhythm
4 2 (1.85%) VMware