The table below looks at the statistics for Security Cleared in IT jobs advertised for the Leeds region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Security Cleared over the 3 months to 24 September 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
24 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Security Clearance
Rank 132 113 177
Rank change year-on-year
-19 +64
Permanent jobs citing Security Cleared 33 75 23
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leeds 1.28% 2.08% 0.60%
As % of the Qualifications category 5.33% 8.42% 2.46%
Number of salaries quoted 22 26 21
Median salary £37,250 £46,500 £25,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-19.89% +86.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,500 £26,250 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £71,250 £46,500
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year
- -5.26%
Security 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
619 891 934
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leeds 23.96% 24.67% 24.49%
Number of salaries quoted 530 686 750
Median salary £39,000 £45,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-13.33% +12.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £30,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £55,000 £62,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £41,000
% change year-on-year
- +3.65%

Security Cleared
Jobs Demand Trend in Leeds

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

Security Cleared Jobs Demand Trend in Leeds

Security Cleared
Salary Trend in Leeds

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

Security Cleared Salary Trend in Leeds

Security Cleared
Salary Histogram in Leeds

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Security Cleared across the Leeds region over the 3 months to 24 September 2016.

Security Cleared Salary Histogram in Leeds

Security Cleared
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leeds

For the 6 months to 24 September 2016, IT jobs citing Security 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 Security Cleared.

1 52 (66.67%) SC Cleared
2 42 (53.85%) Windows
3 36 (46.15%) Unix
4 34 (43.59%) Java
5 33 (42.31%) Degree
6 28 (35.90%) Penetration Testing
6 28 (35.90%) C
6 28 (35.90%) Python
7 27 (34.62%) C++
7 27 (34.62%) PHP
7 27 (34.62%) Information Security
7 27 (34.62%) CREST Certified
8 26 (33.33%) ITIL
9 24 (30.77%) Wireless
9 24 (30.77%) CESG
10 22 (28.21%) Ruby
11 21 (26.92%) Perl
12 20 (25.64%) Wireless Security
12 20 (25.64%) Mobile App
13 19 (24.36%) Social Engineering
14 18 (23.08%) Publishing
15 17 (21.79%) Microsoft
16 16 (20.51%) Linux
17 15 (19.23%) Agile Software Development
18 14 (17.95%) Cybersecurity
19 13 (16.67%) Firewall
20 12 (15.38%) Project Management
20 12 (15.38%) SQL Server
20 12 (15.38%) Active Directory
21 11 (14.10%) Management Information System

Security 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 8 (10.26%) Skype for Business
2 6 (7.69%) SharePoint
3 5 (6.41%) Apache
3 5 (6.41%) IIS
3 5 (6.41%) JBoss
3 5 (6.41%) WebSphere
4 3 (3.85%) Exchange Server 2007
4 3 (3.85%) GlassFish
4 3 (3.85%) MS Exchange
5 2 (2.56%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
5 2 (2.56%) Tomcat
6 1 (1.28%) SharePoint 2010
6 1 (1.28%) SharePoint 2013
6 1 (1.28%) WebLogic
Applications
1 10 (12.82%) MS Excel
2 2 (2.56%) MS Office
2 2 (2.56%) SOLIDWORKS
3 1 (1.28%) MS Project
Cloud Services
1 5 (6.41%) Amazon AWS
1 5 (6.41%) Microsoft Azure
2 4 (5.13%) Office 365
3 2 (2.56%) AWS OpsWorks
3 2 (2.56%) Azure Active Directory
Communications & Networking
1 24 (30.77%) Wireless
2 20 (25.64%) Wireless Security
3 13 (16.67%) Firewall
4 11 (14.10%) Network Security
5 7 (8.97%) DNS
6 5 (6.41%) SSL
7 4 (5.13%) DHCP
7 4 (5.13%) LAN
7 4 (5.13%) VPN
8 3 (3.85%) Cisco ASA
8 3 (3.85%) EIGRP
8 3 (3.85%) HSRP
8 3 (3.85%) ISDN
8 3 (3.85%) OSPF
8 3 (3.85%) Skype
8 3 (3.85%) Spanning Tree
8 3 (3.85%) VLAN
8 3 (3.85%) VoIP
9 2 (2.56%) Reverse Proxy
10 1 (1.28%) Intrusion Detection
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (15.38%) SQL Server
2 7 (8.97%) MySQL
2 7 (8.97%) PostgreSQL
3 3 (3.85%) SQL Server 2008
4 2 (2.56%) SQL Server 2012
5 1 (1.28%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 5 (6.41%) Git (software)
1 5 (6.41%) Jenkins
2 2 (2.56%) Grunt
2 2 (2.56%) gulp
2 2 (2.56%) JMeter
3 1 (1.28%) FogBugz
3 1 (1.28%) JIRA
3 1 (1.28%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 18 (23.08%) Publishing
2 3 (3.85%) Electronics
2 3 (3.85%) Finance
3 2 (2.56%) Financial Institution
3 2 (2.56%) Manufacturing
3 2 (2.56%) Marketing
4 1 (1.28%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 20 (25.64%) Penetration Tester
1 20 (25.64%) Tester
2 13 (16.67%) Senior Penetration Tester
2 13 (16.67%) Senior Tester
3 10 (12.82%) Analyst
4 7 (8.97%) Consultant
4 7 (8.97%) Windows Engineer
5 6 (7.69%) Penetration Test Consultant
5 6 (7.69%) Security Consultant
5 6 (7.69%) Security Specialist
5 6 (7.69%) Support Engineer
6 5 (6.41%) Developer
6 5 (6.41%) IT Engineer
6 5 (6.41%) Technical Specialist
7 4 (5.13%) Cybersecurity Specialist
7 4 (5.13%) Ethical Hacker
7 4 (5.13%) ITIL Service Analyst
7 4 (5.13%) ITIL Service Desk Analyst
7 4 (5.13%) Security Penetration Tester
7 4 (5.13%) Windows Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (7.69%) Web Services
2 5 (6.41%) .NET
2 5 (6.41%) LAMP
2 5 (6.41%) LAPP Stack
3 4 (5.13%) .NET Framework
4 3 (3.85%) 802.1X
4 3 (3.85%) J2EE
4 3 (3.85%) Regular Expression
5 2 (2.56%) AngularJS
5 2 (2.56%) CSS
5 2 (2.56%) CSS3
5 2 (2.56%) HTML
5 2 (2.56%) HTML5
5 2 (2.56%) jQuery
5 2 (2.56%) LESS
5 2 (2.56%) lodash
5 2 (2.56%) Node.js
5 2 (2.56%) React
5 2 (2.56%) Sass
5 2 (2.56%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 24 (30.77%) CESG
2 20 (25.64%) Mobile App
3 11 (14.10%) Management Information System
4 7 (8.97%) Computer Science
5 5 (6.41%) Client/Server
6 3 (3.85%) Data Centre
6 3 (3.85%) PKI
7 2 (2.56%) Analytical Skills
7 2 (2.56%) Blackberry
7 2 (2.56%) Driving Licence
7 2 (2.56%) PMI
8 1 (1.28%) CMDB
8 1 (1.28%) PlayStation
8 1 (1.28%) Security Operations Centre
8 1 (1.28%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 42 (53.85%) Windows
2 36 (46.15%) Unix
3 16 (20.51%) Linux
4 9 (11.54%) Windows Server
5 7 (8.97%) Windows Server 2012
6 6 (7.69%) CentOS
7 5 (6.41%) Oracle Linux
8 3 (3.85%) Windows 10
9 2 (2.56%) Windows 7
10 1 (1.28%) AIX
10 1 (1.28%) HPUX
10 1 (1.28%) Solaris
10 1 (1.28%) Ubuntu
10 1 (1.28%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 28 (35.90%) Penetration Testing
2 27 (34.62%) Information Security
3 26 (33.33%) ITIL
4 19 (24.36%) Social Engineering
5 15 (19.23%) Agile Software Development
6 14 (17.95%) Cybersecurity
7 12 (15.38%) Project Management
8 10 (12.82%) Security Testing
9 8 (10.26%) Threat Modelling
9 8 (10.26%) Vulnerability Management
10 7 (8.97%) PRINCE2
10 7 (8.97%) Security Management
11 6 (7.69%) Ethical Hacking
11 6 (7.69%) Patch Management
12 5 (6.41%) Change Management
12 5 (6.41%) Performance Tuning
12 5 (6.41%) Vulnerability Assessment
12 5 (6.41%) Vulnerability Scanning
13 4 (5.13%) Kalman Filter
13 4 (5.13%) Network Architecture
Programming Languages
1 34 (43.59%) Java
2 28 (35.90%) C
2 28 (35.90%) Python
3 27 (34.62%) C++
3 27 (34.62%) PHP
4 22 (28.21%) Ruby
5 21 (26.92%) Perl
6 9 (11.54%) C#
7 6 (7.69%) Shell Script
8 5 (6.41%) VB.NET
9 4 (5.13%) SQL
10 3 (3.85%) Bash Shell
10 3 (3.85%) PowerShell
11 2 (2.56%) JavaScript
11 2 (2.56%) VB
Qualifications
1 52 (66.67%) SC Cleared
2 33 (42.31%) Degree
3 27 (34.62%) CREST Certified
4 7 (8.97%) CISSP
5 6 (7.69%) CHECK Team Leader
6 4 (5.13%) CEH
6 4 (5.13%) DV Cleared
7 3 (3.85%) CCNP
7 3 (3.85%) Cisco Certification
7 3 (3.85%) CISM
7 3 (3.85%) HND
7 3 (3.85%) ITIL Certification
7 3 (3.85%) MCP
7 3 (3.85%) MCSA
7 3 (3.85%) MCSE
7 3 (3.85%) Microsoft Certification
7 3 (3.85%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
8 2 (2.56%) CISA
8 2 (2.56%) HNC
8 2 (2.56%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (12.82%) SLA
2 8 (10.26%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 2 (2.56%) PCI DSS
4 1 (1.28%) COBIT
System Software
1 12 (15.38%) Active Directory
2 8 (10.26%) Hyper-V
3 6 (7.69%) VMware Infrastructure
4 1 (1.28%) BitLocker
4 1 (1.28%) NFS
4 1 (1.28%) Samba
4 1 (1.28%) Snort
4 1 (1.28%) Virtual Servers
4 1 (1.28%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 8 (10.26%) Puppet
2 6 (7.69%) SCCM
3 5 (6.41%) SELinux
4 3 (3.85%) SCOM
5 2 (2.56%) Ansible
5 2 (2.56%) Microsoft Intune
5 2 (2.56%) Opscode Chef
5 2 (2.56%) WhatsUp Gold
6 1 (1.28%) Forefront Identity Manager
6 1 (1.28%) McAfee ePO
6 1 (1.28%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
6 1 (1.28%) NetBackup
6 1 (1.28%) Oracle ZFS
6 1 (1.28%) WSUS
Vendors
1 17 (21.79%) Microsoft
2 10 (12.82%) Oracle
2 10 (12.82%) VMware
3 8 (10.26%) Red Hat
4 7 (8.97%) ArcSight
4 7 (8.97%) Cisco
5 3 (3.85%) CheckPoint
5 3 (3.85%) Intel Security
6 2 (2.56%) Citrix
6 2 (2.56%) EMC
6 2 (2.56%) HP
6 2 (2.56%) Sun
7 1 (1.28%) Apple
7 1 (1.28%) Aruba
7 1 (1.28%) CA
7 1 (1.28%) Juniper
7 1 (1.28%) SonicWALL
7 1 (1.28%) Sourcefire
7 1 (1.28%) Sybase
7 1 (1.28%) WatchGuard
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Salary: bonus and benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
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Salary: Competitive plus benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
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Salary: £50,000 - 65,000 (Plus Excellent Package!!)
Posted: Yesterday
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Salary: £45,000 - £60,000
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Salary: Competitive
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Salary: Salary, Bonus, Pension, Holidays
Posted: 18 days ago