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 30 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
30 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Security Check (SC) Clearance
Rank 145 154 123
Rank change year-on-year
+9 -31
Permanent jobs citing SC Cleared 26 17 34
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leeds 0.75% 0.52% 1.16%
As % of the Qualifications category 3.05% 2.49% 5.89%
Number of salaries quoted 22 8 23
Average salary £55,000 £24,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+124.48% -42.35%
UK excluding London average salary £46,500 £43,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+8.13% +1.17%
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
852 683 577
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leeds 24.65% 20.99% 19.63%
Number of salaries quoted 744 527 467
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £37,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% +8.10%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,500 £27,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

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 30 January 2015.

SC Cleared Salary Histogram in Leeds

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Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leeds

For the 6 months to 30 January 2015, 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 45 (100.00%) Security Cleared
2 33 (73.33%) Microsoft
3 14 (31.11%) Windows
4 13 (28.89%) Active Directory
5 12 (26.67%) MS Excel
6 11 (24.44%) Office 365
6 11 (24.44%) Exchange Server 2013
7 10 (22.22%) Hyper-V
7 10 (22.22%) SharePoint
7 10 (22.22%) MS Exchange
7 10 (22.22%) ITIL
8 8 (17.78%) Microsoft Certification
8 8 (17.78%) SCCM
8 8 (17.78%) SCOM
8 8 (17.78%) SCVMM
8 8 (17.78%) Windows Server 2012
9 7 (15.56%) Exchange Server 2010
9 7 (15.56%) SCDPM
9 7 (15.56%) Lync
9 7 (15.56%) TCP/IP
10 6 (13.33%) Linux
10 6 (13.33%) Oracle
10 6 (13.33%) Unified Communications
10 6 (13.33%) Windows Server 2008
11 5 (11.11%) Analytical Skills
11 5 (11.11%) SQL Server
11 5 (11.11%) SQL
11 5 (11.11%) DNS
11 5 (11.11%) DHCP
11 5 (11.11%) Firewall

SC Cleared
Top Related IT Skills in Leeds by Category

For the 6 months to 30 January 2015, 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 11 (24.44%) Exchange Server 2013
2 10 (22.22%) SharePoint
2 10 (22.22%) MS Exchange
3 7 (15.56%) Exchange Server 2010
3 7 (15.56%) Lync
4 4 (8.89%) Apache
4 4 (8.89%) IIS
5 3 (6.67%) SharePoint 2010
6 2 (4.44%) Exchange Server 2003
6 2 (4.44%) SharePoint 2013
7 1 (2.22%) Exchange Server 2007
7 1 (2.22%) GlassFish
7 1 (2.22%) WebLogic
7 1 (2.22%) Lotus Domino
7 1 (2.22%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
7 1 (2.22%) SharePoint Server
7 1 (2.22%) LiveLink
Applications
1 12 (26.67%) MS Excel
2 1 (2.22%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 3 (6.67%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 11 (24.44%) Office 365
2 4 (8.89%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (2.22%) Yammer
Communications & Networking
1 7 (15.56%) TCP/IP
2 6 (13.33%) Unified Communications
3 5 (11.11%) DNS
3 5 (11.11%) DHCP
3 5 (11.11%) Firewall
4 4 (8.89%) Intrusion Detection
5 3 (6.67%) Cisco ASA
5 3 (6.67%) Internet
6 2 (4.44%) LAN
6 2 (4.44%) WAN
7 1 (2.22%) Wireshark
7 1 (2.22%) SMTP
7 1 (2.22%) SAN
7 1 (2.22%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (11.11%) SQL Server
2 3 (6.67%) SQL Server 2008
2 3 (6.67%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 2 (4.44%) SQL Server 2005
4 1 (2.22%) Oracle Database
4 1 (2.22%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 1 (2.22%) Oracle Database 11g
4 1 (2.22%) OLAP
4 1 (2.22%) MySQL
4 1 (2.22%) Data Warehouse
4 1 (2.22%) Oracle Database 10g
4 1 (2.22%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 2 (4.44%) Subversion
1 2 (4.44%) JUnit
2 1 (2.22%) DbUnit
2 1 (2.22%) Selenium
2 1 (2.22%) Git (software)
General
1 3 (6.67%) Finance
2 1 (2.22%) Retail
Job Titles
1 20 (44.44%) Consultant
2 4 (8.89%) Support Engineer
2 4 (8.89%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 4 (8.89%) IT Support Engineer
2 4 (8.89%) Infrastructure Specialist
2 4 (8.89%) Developer
2 4 (8.89%) IT Support
3 3 (6.67%) Dynamics CRM Consultant
3 3 (6.67%) Project Manager
3 3 (6.67%) CRM Consultant
3 3 (6.67%) SharePoint Consultant
3 3 (6.67%) Microsoft Consultant
3 3 (6.67%) Account Manager
3 3 (6.67%) Security Consultant
4 2 (4.44%) .NET Developer
4 2 (4.44%) C# Developer
4 2 (4.44%) Java Developer
4 2 (4.44%) ASP.NET Developer
4 2 (4.44%) Infrastructure Manager
4 2 (4.44%) Microsoft Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (8.89%) Middleware
1 4 (8.89%) WebCenter
2 3 (6.67%) .NET
3 2 (4.44%) Hibernate
3 2 (4.44%) Spring
3 2 (4.44%) ASP.NET
3 2 (4.44%) .NET Framework
3 2 (4.44%) ASP.NET MVC
3 2 (4.44%) ASP.NET MVC 3
4 1 (2.22%) Facelets
4 1 (2.22%) Java EE
4 1 (2.22%) jQuery
4 1 (2.22%) EJB
4 1 (2.22%) JSP
4 1 (2.22%) Servlets
4 1 (2.22%) J2EE
4 1 (2.22%) JSF
Miscellaneous
1 5 (11.11%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (2.22%) Open Source
2 1 (2.22%) Blackberry
2 1 (2.22%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 14 (31.11%) Windows
2 8 (17.78%) Windows Server 2012
3 6 (13.33%) Linux
3 6 (13.33%) Windows Server 2008
4 4 (8.89%) Mac OS
5 3 (6.67%) UNIX
6 2 (4.44%) Windows Server 2003
7 1 (2.22%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (22.22%) ITIL
2 4 (8.89%) CRM
3 3 (6.67%) Time Management
3 3 (6.67%) Data Protection
3 3 (6.67%) Matrix Management
3 3 (6.67%) PRINCE2
3 3 (6.67%) Project Management
3 3 (6.67%) Six Sigma
3 3 (6.67%) Information Management
3 3 (6.67%) Information Security
3 3 (6.67%) Agile Software Development
3 3 (6.67%) TDD
3 3 (6.67%) Change Management
4 2 (4.44%) MVC
4 2 (4.44%) Scrum
4 2 (4.44%) Content Management
4 2 (4.44%) Data Management
4 2 (4.44%) Business Intelligence
4 2 (4.44%) Configuration Management
4 2 (4.44%) Continuous Integration
Programming Languages
1 5 (11.11%) SQL
2 2 (4.44%) C#
2 2 (4.44%) Java
3 1 (2.22%) JavaScript
3 1 (2.22%) PHP
3 1 (2.22%) VB
3 1 (2.22%) C
3 1 (2.22%) VB6
Qualifications
1 45 (100.00%) Security Cleared
2 8 (17.78%) Microsoft Certification
3 4 (8.89%) ITIL Certification
4 3 (6.67%) MCSE
4 3 (6.67%) Cisco Certification
4 3 (6.67%) CCNP
4 3 (6.67%) CCSE
4 3 (6.67%) CCSA
5 2 (4.44%) GCIH
5 2 (4.44%) SSCP
5 2 (4.44%) CEH
6 1 (2.22%) Degree
6 1 (2.22%) DV Cleared
6 1 (2.22%) Security+ Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.22%) SLA
System Software
1 13 (28.89%) Active Directory
2 10 (22.22%) Hyper-V
3 2 (4.44%) Microsoft App-V
3 2 (4.44%) Forefront TMG
4 1 (2.22%) Microsoft Virtual Server
4 1 (2.22%) Oracle RAC
4 1 (2.22%) VMware Infrastructure
4 1 (2.22%) Nmap
4 1 (2.22%) Oracle RMAN
Systems Management
1 8 (17.78%) SCCM
1 8 (17.78%) SCOM
1 8 (17.78%) SCVMM
2 7 (15.56%) SCDPM
3 4 (8.89%) Forefront Identity Manager
4 2 (4.44%) SCSM
5 1 (2.22%) Data Guard
5 1 (2.22%) MAILsweeper
5 1 (2.22%) Nessus
Vendors
1 33 (73.33%) Microsoft
2 6 (13.33%) Oracle
3 4 (8.89%) Cisco
4 3 (6.67%) CheckPoint
5 2 (4.44%) Sophos
6 1 (2.22%) IronPort
6 1 (2.22%) Trend Micro
6 1 (2.22%) NetApp
6 1 (2.22%) VMware
6 1 (2.22%) Perforce