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 16 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
16 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Security Check (SC) Clearance
Rank 172 135 104
Rank change year-on-year
-37 -31
Permanent jobs citing SC Cleared 13 20 55
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leeds 0.34% 0.76% 1.91%
As % of the Qualifications category 1.42% 3.20% 8.79%
Number of salaries quoted 13 15 36
Average salary £42,500 £42,500 £39,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +7.59%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £34,500 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £47,300 £45,000 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+11.11% -
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
914 625 626
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leeds 24.24% 23.60% 21.71%
Number of salaries quoted 734 490 508
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £26,500 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.50% -

SC Cleared
Jobs Demand Trend in Leeds

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing SC Cleared across the Leeds region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 16 September 2014.

SC Cleared Salary Histogram in Leeds

SC Cleared
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leeds

For the 6 months to 16 September 2014, IT jobs across the Leeds region citing SC Cleared also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited SC Cleared.

1 25 (100.00%) Security Cleared
2 12 (48.00%) Microsoft
3 10 (40.00%) Windows
4 8 (32.00%) Oracle
4 8 (32.00%) Active Directory
4 8 (32.00%) ITIL
4 8 (32.00%) TCP/IP
5 6 (24.00%) Middleware
5 6 (24.00%) WebCenter
6 5 (20.00%) Mac OS
6 5 (20.00%) Analytical Skills
6 5 (20.00%) Information Security
6 5 (20.00%) Apache
6 5 (20.00%) Cisco Certification
6 5 (20.00%) ITIL Certification
6 5 (20.00%) Cisco
6 5 (20.00%) Linux
6 5 (20.00%) IIS
7 4 (16.00%) DHCP
7 4 (16.00%) CheckPoint
7 4 (16.00%) Microsoft Certification
7 4 (16.00%) SharePoint
7 4 (16.00%) DNS
7 4 (16.00%) Firewall
7 4 (16.00%) Degree
7 4 (16.00%) Computer Science
7 4 (16.00%) CCSE
7 4 (16.00%) Exchange Server 2013
7 4 (16.00%) Cisco ASA
7 4 (16.00%) CCNP

SC Cleared
Top Related IT Skills in Leeds by Category

For the 6 months to 16 September 2014, IT jobs across the Leeds region citing SC Cleared also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited SC Cleared. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 5 (20.00%) Apache
1 5 (20.00%) IIS
2 4 (16.00%) SharePoint
2 4 (16.00%) Exchange Server 2013
2 4 (16.00%) Lync
3 3 (12.00%) SharePoint Server
4 2 (8.00%) MS Exchange
5 1 (4.00%) Exchange Server 2010
5 1 (4.00%) GlassFish
5 1 (4.00%) LiveLink
5 1 (4.00%) WebLogic
Applications
1 1 (4.00%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 4 (16.00%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 8 (32.00%) TCP/IP
2 4 (16.00%) DHCP
2 4 (16.00%) DNS
2 4 (16.00%) Firewall
2 4 (16.00%) Cisco ASA
2 4 (16.00%) Unified Communications
3 3 (12.00%) Intrusion Detection
3 3 (12.00%) Internet
4 1 (4.00%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
4 1 (4.00%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
4 1 (4.00%) Cisco Nexus
4 1 (4.00%) Wireless Security
4 1 (4.00%) Wireless
4 1 (4.00%) LAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (8.00%) SQL Server
1 2 (8.00%) RDBMS
1 2 (8.00%) Relational Database
2 1 (4.00%) Oracle Database
2 1 (4.00%) Oracle Database 11g
2 1 (4.00%) SQL Server 2005
2 1 (4.00%) Oracle Database 10g
2 1 (4.00%) MySQL
2 1 (4.00%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 1 (4.00%) Selenium
1 1 (4.00%) JUnit
General
1 1 (4.00%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 6 (24.00%) IT Support
2 5 (20.00%) IT Support Engineer
2 5 (20.00%) Support Engineer
3 4 (16.00%) Consultant
4 3 (12.00%) Microsoft Specialist
4 3 (12.00%) Penetration Tester
4 3 (12.00%) Infrastructure Specialist
4 3 (12.00%) Security Consultant
4 3 (12.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 3 (12.00%) Java Developer
4 3 (12.00%) Developer
4 3 (12.00%) Tester
5 2 (8.00%) Analyst
5 2 (8.00%) Senior Manager
5 2 (8.00%) Ethical Hacker
6 1 (4.00%) Senior Technical Engineer
6 1 (4.00%) Senior IT Support
6 1 (4.00%) Senior Technical Specialist
6 1 (4.00%) Technical Engineer
6 1 (4.00%) Senior Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (24.00%) Middleware
1 6 (24.00%) WebCenter
2 3 (12.00%) Spring
2 3 (12.00%) Java EE
2 3 (12.00%) Hibernate
3 2 (8.00%) .NET
4 1 (4.00%) Facelets
4 1 (4.00%) JSF
4 1 (4.00%) EJB
4 1 (4.00%) JSP
4 1 (4.00%) Servlets
Miscellaneous
1 5 (20.00%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (16.00%) Computer Science
3 1 (4.00%) Mobile App
3 1 (4.00%) Enterprise Software
3 1 (4.00%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 10 (40.00%) Windows
2 5 (20.00%) Mac OS
2 5 (20.00%) Linux
3 3 (12.00%) Windows Server 2012
4 1 (4.00%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (32.00%) ITIL
2 5 (20.00%) Information Security
3 3 (12.00%) Information Management
3 3 (12.00%) Ethical Hacking
3 3 (12.00%) Penetration Testing
3 3 (12.00%) Time Management
3 3 (12.00%) Project Management
4 1 (4.00%) Mentoring
4 1 (4.00%) Database Security
4 1 (4.00%) Technical Analysis
4 1 (4.00%) ITIL V3
4 1 (4.00%) Network Architecture
4 1 (4.00%) Waterfall
4 1 (4.00%) Technical Architecture
4 1 (4.00%) Release Management
4 1 (4.00%) Agile Software Development
4 1 (4.00%) TDD
4 1 (4.00%) Software Engineering
4 1 (4.00%) Business Analysis
4 1 (4.00%) Configuration Management
Programming Languages
1 3 (12.00%) Java
2 1 (4.00%) VB6
2 1 (4.00%) SQL
2 1 (4.00%) VB
Qualifications
1 25 (100.00%) Security Cleared
2 5 (20.00%) Cisco Certification
2 5 (20.00%) ITIL Certification
3 4 (16.00%) Microsoft Certification
3 4 (16.00%) Degree
3 4 (16.00%) CCSE
3 4 (16.00%) CCNP
4 3 (12.00%) CCSA
5 1 (4.00%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
5 1 (4.00%) CIMA
5 1 (4.00%) MBA
5 1 (4.00%) CCIE
5 1 (4.00%) MCSE
System Software
1 8 (32.00%) Active Directory
2 4 (16.00%) Hyper-V
3 1 (4.00%) ProxySG
3 1 (4.00%) Oracle RMAN
Systems Management
1 3 (12.00%) SCDPM
1 3 (12.00%) Forefront Identity Manager
1 3 (12.00%) SCCM
1 3 (12.00%) SCOM
1 3 (12.00%) SCVMM
2 1 (4.00%) Data Guard
Vendors
1 12 (48.00%) Microsoft
2 8 (32.00%) Oracle
3 5 (20.00%) Cisco
4 4 (16.00%) CheckPoint
5 1 (4.00%) F5
5 1 (4.00%) Blue Coat
5 1 (4.00%) Perforce