The table below looks at the statistics for SC Cleared in IT jobs advertised for the Leeds region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited SC Cleared over the 3 months to 25 August 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
25 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Security Check (SC) Clearance
Rank 131 164 187
Rank change year-on-year
+33 +23
Permanent jobs citing SC Cleared 24 23 11
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leeds 0.88% 0.66% 0.29%
As % of the Qualifications category 3.68% 2.75% 1.17%
Number of salaries quoted 10 15 10
Median salary £45,000 £46,500 £43,750
Median salary % change year-on-year
-3.22% +6.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,700 £26,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £69,000 £47,100
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year
- -10.00%
SC Cleared
West Yorkshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Qualifications category in permanent jobs advertised in the Leeds region.

Qualifications Category
Leeds
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
652 837 942
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leeds 23.93% 23.84% 24.95%
Number of salaries quoted 568 678 785
Median salary £38,000 £45,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-15.55% +12.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £30,000 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £55,000 £62,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £41,500
% change year-on-year
- +2.40%

SC Cleared
Jobs Demand Trend in Leeds

The demand trend of job ads across the Leeds region citing SC Cleared as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in the Qualifications category.

SC Cleared Jobs Demand Trend in Leeds

SC Cleared
Salary Trend in Leeds

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing SC Cleared across the Leeds region.

SC Cleared Salary Trend in Leeds

SC Cleared
Salary Histogram in Leeds

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing SC Cleared across the Leeds region over the 3 months to 25 August 2016.

SC Cleared Salary Histogram in Leeds

SC Cleared
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leeds

For the 6 months to 25 August 2016, IT jobs citing SC 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 Leeds region with a requirement for SC Cleared.

1 60 (100.00%) Security Cleared
2 36 (60.00%) Java
3 35 (58.33%) Windows
4 33 (55.00%) Unix
5 32 (53.33%) C
5 32 (53.33%) Degree
6 30 (50.00%) Penetration Testing
7 29 (48.33%) C++
7 29 (48.33%) PHP
7 29 (48.33%) CREST Certified
8 28 (46.67%) Information Security
9 27 (45.00%) Python
10 26 (43.33%) CESG
11 24 (40.00%) Wireless
12 22 (36.67%) Ruby
12 22 (36.67%) Wireless Security
12 22 (36.67%) Perl
12 22 (36.67%) Mobile App
13 20 (33.33%) Publishing
14 19 (31.67%) Social Engineering
15 16 (26.67%) Cybersecurity
16 13 (21.67%) Agile Software Development
17 12 (20.00%) Security Testing
17 12 (20.00%) ITIL
18 10 (16.67%) Red Hat
18 10 (16.67%) Security Management
19 9 (15.00%) Network Security
19 9 (15.00%) ArcSight
20 8 (13.33%) Threat Modelling
20 8 (13.33%) Management Information System

SC Cleared
Top Related IT Skills in Leeds 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 5 (8.33%) Apache
2 3 (5.00%) Skype for Business
3 2 (3.33%) GlassFish
3 2 (3.33%) JBoss
3 2 (3.33%) SharePoint
3 2 (3.33%) WebSphere
4 1 (1.67%) Exchange Server 2007
4 1 (1.67%) IIS
4 1 (1.67%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 2 (3.33%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 5 (8.33%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (3.33%) Office 365
3 1 (1.67%) Azure Active Directory
3 1 (1.67%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 24 (40.00%) Wireless
2 22 (36.67%) Wireless Security
3 9 (15.00%) Network Security
4 8 (13.33%) Firewall
5 5 (8.33%) SSL
6 2 (3.33%) LAN
6 2 (3.33%) Skype
6 2 (3.33%) VPN
7 1 (1.67%) Cisco ASA
7 1 (1.67%) Cisco Nexus
7 1 (1.67%) DHCP
7 1 (1.67%) DNS
7 1 (1.67%) HSRP
7 1 (1.67%) HTTPS
7 1 (1.67%) ISDN
7 1 (1.67%) OSPF
7 1 (1.67%) Spanning Tree
7 1 (1.67%) Unified Communications
7 1 (1.67%) VoIP
7 1 (1.67%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (8.33%) MySQL
1 5 (8.33%) PostgreSQL
2 2 (3.33%) SQL Server
3 1 (1.67%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 7 (11.67%) Grunt
1 7 (11.67%) gulp
2 5 (8.33%) Git (software)
2 5 (8.33%) Jenkins
General
1 20 (33.33%) Publishing
2 8 (13.33%) Finance
3 7 (11.67%) Financial Institution
4 2 (3.33%) Telecoms
5 1 (1.67%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 20 (33.33%) Penetration Tester
1 20 (33.33%) Tester
2 13 (21.67%) Senior Penetration Tester
2 13 (21.67%) Senior Tester
3 9 (15.00%) Consultant
3 9 (15.00%) Developer
3 9 (15.00%) Security Specialist
4 8 (13.33%) Penetration Test Consultant
4 8 (13.33%) Security Consultant
5 7 (11.67%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
6 5 (8.33%) Technical Specialist
7 4 (6.67%) ArcSight Specialist
7 4 (6.67%) Cybersecurity Specialist
7 4 (6.67%) Ethical Hacker
7 4 (6.67%) Security Penetration Tester
7 4 (6.67%) Security Tester
7 4 (6.67%) Senior Data Warehouse Specialist
7 4 (6.67%) Senior Security Specialist
7 4 (6.67%) SIEM Specialist
7 4 (6.67%) SOC Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (11.67%) AngularJS
1 7 (11.67%) CSS
1 7 (11.67%) CSS3
1 7 (11.67%) HTML
1 7 (11.67%) HTML5
1 7 (11.67%) jQuery
1 7 (11.67%) LESS
1 7 (11.67%) lodash
1 7 (11.67%) Node.js
1 7 (11.67%) React
1 7 (11.67%) Sass
1 7 (11.67%) Twitter Bootstrap
2 5 (8.33%) .NET
2 5 (8.33%) LAMP
2 5 (8.33%) LAPP Stack
2 5 (8.33%) Regular Expression
2 5 (8.33%) Web Services
3 4 (6.67%) .NET Framework
4 2 (3.33%) J2EE
5 1 (1.67%) Apache Flex
Miscellaneous
1 26 (43.33%) CESG
2 22 (36.67%) Mobile App
3 8 (13.33%) Management Information System
4 7 (11.67%) Computer Science
5 5 (8.33%) Client/Server
5 5 (8.33%) PlayStation
5 5 (8.33%) User Experience
6 1 (1.67%) Analytical Skills
6 1 (1.67%) Data Centre
6 1 (1.67%) EPoS
6 1 (1.67%) Health Informatics
6 1 (1.67%) Informatics
6 1 (1.67%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 35 (58.33%) Windows
2 33 (55.00%) Unix
3 7 (11.67%) Linux
3 7 (11.67%) Windows Server
4 5 (8.33%) CentOS
4 5 (8.33%) Oracle Linux
5 1 (1.67%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 1 (1.67%) Windows 10
5 1 (1.67%) Windows 8
5 1 (1.67%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 30 (50.00%) Penetration Testing
2 28 (46.67%) Information Security
3 19 (31.67%) Social Engineering
4 16 (26.67%) Cybersecurity
5 13 (21.67%) Agile Software Development
6 12 (20.00%) ITIL
6 12 (20.00%) Security Testing
7 10 (16.67%) Security Management
8 8 (13.33%) Threat Modelling
9 7 (11.67%) Front End Development
9 7 (11.67%) Responsive Web Design
10 6 (10.00%) Ethical Hacking
10 6 (10.00%) SIEM
10 6 (10.00%) Vulnerability Management
11 5 (8.33%) ITIL V3
11 5 (8.33%) Performance Tuning
11 5 (8.33%) Vulnerability Assessment
11 5 (8.33%) Vulnerability Scanning
11 5 (8.33%) Web Design
11 5 (8.33%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 36 (60.00%) Java
2 32 (53.33%) C
3 29 (48.33%) C++
3 29 (48.33%) PHP
4 27 (45.00%) Python
5 22 (36.67%) Perl
5 22 (36.67%) Ruby
6 7 (11.67%) C#
6 7 (11.67%) JavaScript
7 5 (8.33%) Bash Shell
7 5 (8.33%) Shell Script
7 5 (8.33%) SQL
7 5 (8.33%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 60 (100.00%) Security Cleared
2 32 (53.33%) Degree
3 29 (48.33%) CREST Certified
4 6 (10.00%) CEH
4 6 (10.00%) CHECK Team Leader
5 4 (6.67%) CISSP
5 4 (6.67%) HP ASE
5 4 (6.67%) HPE ATP
5 4 (6.67%) RHCE
5 4 (6.67%) SANS
6 3 (5.00%) DV Cleared
7 2 (3.33%) CHECK Team Member
7 2 (3.33%) CISA
7 2 (3.33%) CISM
7 2 (3.33%) OSCP
8 1 (1.67%) CCNP
8 1 (1.67%) Cisco Certification
8 1 (1.67%) GCIA
8 1 (1.67%) GSEC
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.67%) Disclosure Scotland
1 1 (1.67%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 1 (1.67%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 5 (8.33%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (3.33%) Active Directory
2 2 (3.33%) Hyper-V
3 1 (1.67%) Snort
Systems Management
1 5 (8.33%) Puppet
1 5 (8.33%) SELinux
2 1 (1.67%) Forefront Identity Manager
2 1 (1.67%) Microsoft Intune
2 1 (1.67%) SCCM
2 1 (1.67%) SCOM
Vendors
1 10 (16.67%) Red Hat
2 9 (15.00%) ArcSight
3 5 (8.33%) HP
3 5 (8.33%) Oracle
3 5 (8.33%) Sony
3 5 (8.33%) Virgin Media
3 5 (8.33%) VMware
4 4 (6.67%) Microsoft
5 2 (3.33%) Cisco
6 1 (1.67%) Aruba
6 1 (1.67%) Dell
6 1 (1.67%) Extreme Networks
6 1 (1.67%) Fujitsu
6 1 (1.67%) Juniper
6 1 (1.67%) LogRhythm
6 1 (1.67%) Meraki
6 1 (1.67%) Samsung
6 1 (1.67%) Sourcefire
6 1 (1.67%) Splunk
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