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 8 December 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
8 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Security Clearance
Rank 133 108 156
Rank change year-on-year
-25 +48
Permanent jobs citing Security Cleared 28 82 29
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leeds 1.04% 2.44% 0.81%
As % of the Qualifications category 4.52% 10.82% 3.14%
Number of salaries quoted 12 22 25
Median salary £39,000 £45,000 £46,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-13.33% -3.22%
90% offered a salary of more than £33,000 £25,000 £24,500
10% offered a salary of more than £48,500 £75,000 £56,500
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £46,000
% change year-on-year
- -2.17%
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
620 758 925
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leeds 23.12% 22.51% 25.70%
Number of salaries quoted 528 563 787
Median salary £40,000 £40,000 £41,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
- -3.61%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,000 £26,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £55,000 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,500

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 8 December 2016.

Security Cleared Salary Histogram in Leeds

Security Cleared
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leeds

For the 6 months to 8 December 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 43 (69.35%) SC Cleared
2 35 (56.45%) Windows
3 28 (45.16%) Unix
4 27 (43.55%) Degree
5 26 (41.94%) Penetration Testing
6 25 (40.32%) Java
7 23 (37.10%) C++
7 23 (37.10%) PHP
7 23 (37.10%) CREST Certified
8 22 (35.48%) C
9 20 (32.26%) Cybersecurity
9 20 (32.26%) Information Security
9 20 (32.26%) ITIL
10 18 (29.03%) Linux
10 18 (29.03%) C#
10 18 (29.03%) Network Security
11 17 (27.42%) Social Engineering
11 17 (27.42%) Project Management
12 16 (25.81%) Management Information System
12 16 (25.81%) Agile Software Development
13 15 (24.19%) Vulnerability Assessment
13 15 (24.19%) CESG
13 15 (24.19%) CHECK Team Leader
14 14 (22.58%) .NET
14 14 (22.58%) SQL Server
14 14 (22.58%) Microsoft
15 13 (20.97%) Wireless
15 13 (20.97%) Firewall
15 13 (20.97%) Ethical Hacking
15 13 (20.97%) Vulnerability Management

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 (12.90%) Skype for Business
2 7 (11.29%) SharePoint
3 5 (8.06%) Exchange Server 2007
3 5 (8.06%) IIS
3 5 (8.06%) MS Exchange
4 4 (6.45%) JBoss
4 4 (6.45%) WebSphere
5 2 (3.23%) Apache
5 2 (3.23%) GlassFish
5 2 (3.23%) Tomcat
6 1 (1.61%) WebLogic
Applications
1 8 (12.90%) MS Excel
2 1 (1.61%) MS Office
2 1 (1.61%) MS Project
Cloud Services
1 7 (11.29%) Microsoft Azure
2 4 (6.45%) Office 365
3 2 (3.23%) AWS OpsWorks
3 2 (3.23%) Azure Active Directory
Communications & Networking
1 18 (29.03%) Network Security
2 13 (20.97%) Firewall
2 13 (20.97%) Wireless
3 11 (17.74%) DNS
4 7 (11.29%) Cisco ASA
4 7 (11.29%) Wireless Security
5 6 (9.68%) DHCP
6 5 (8.06%) ISDN
6 5 (8.06%) LAN
6 5 (8.06%) VoIP
7 4 (6.45%) HTTP
7 4 (6.45%) Intrusion Detection
8 3 (4.84%) EIGRP
8 3 (4.84%) HSRP
8 3 (4.84%) OSPF
8 3 (4.84%) Skype
8 3 (4.84%) Spanning Tree
8 3 (4.84%) VLAN
8 3 (4.84%) VPN
8 3 (4.84%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (22.58%) SQL Server
2 5 (8.06%) SQL Server 2008
3 2 (3.23%) Amazon RDS
3 2 (3.23%) MySQL
3 2 (3.23%) PostgreSQL
3 2 (3.23%) SQL Server 2012
3 2 (3.23%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 1 (1.61%) Oracle Database
4 1 (1.61%) Oracle Discoverer
4 1 (1.61%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 3 (4.84%) Burp Suite
2 2 (3.23%) JMeter
3 1 (1.61%) FogBugz
3 1 (1.61%) JIRA
3 1 (1.61%) Oracle Forms
General
1 7 (11.29%) Finance
2 4 (6.45%) Publishing
3 1 (1.61%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 22 (35.48%) Penetration Tester
1 22 (35.48%) Tester
2 11 (17.74%) Security Penetration Tester
2 11 (17.74%) Security Tester
3 10 (16.13%) Analyst
3 10 (16.13%) Ethical Hacker
4 7 (11.29%) Windows Engineer
5 6 (9.68%) Infrastructure Engineer
6 5 (8.06%) IT Engineer
6 5 (8.06%) IT Infrastructure Engineer
6 5 (8.06%) Server Engineer
6 5 (8.06%) Windows Infrastructure Engineer
6 5 (8.06%) Windows Server Engineer
7 4 (6.45%) Consultant
7 4 (6.45%) Cybersecurity Specialist
7 4 (6.45%) ITIL Service Analyst
7 4 (6.45%) ITIL Service Desk Analyst
7 4 (6.45%) Security Analyst
7 4 (6.45%) Security Specialist
7 4 (6.45%) Service Desk Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (22.58%) .NET
2 8 (12.90%) .NET Framework
3 3 (4.84%) 802.1X
4 2 (3.23%) J2EE
4 2 (3.23%) Middleware
5 1 (1.61%) ADSI
5 1 (1.61%) Apache Flex
5 1 (1.61%) Oracle Fusion
Miscellaneous
1 16 (25.81%) Management Information System
2 15 (24.19%) CESG
3 11 (17.74%) Computer Science
4 7 (11.29%) Mobile App
5 6 (9.68%) PKI
6 3 (4.84%) Data Centre
6 3 (4.84%) Driving Licence
7 1 (1.61%) Analytical Skills
7 1 (1.61%) CMDB
7 1 (1.61%) Cybercrime
7 1 (1.61%) iPad
7 1 (1.61%) iPhone
7 1 (1.61%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 35 (56.45%) Windows
2 28 (45.16%) Unix
3 18 (29.03%) Linux
4 9 (14.52%) Windows Server
5 8 (12.90%) Windows Server 2012
6 3 (4.84%) Kali Linux
6 3 (4.84%) Solaris
6 3 (4.84%) Windows 10
7 1 (1.61%) AIX
7 1 (1.61%) HPUX
7 1 (1.61%) Windows 7
7 1 (1.61%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 26 (41.94%) Penetration Testing
2 20 (32.26%) Cybersecurity
2 20 (32.26%) Information Security
2 20 (32.26%) ITIL
3 17 (27.42%) Project Management
3 17 (27.42%) Social Engineering
4 16 (25.81%) Agile Software Development
5 15 (24.19%) Vulnerability Assessment
6 13 (20.97%) Ethical Hacking
6 13 (20.97%) Vulnerability Management
7 12 (19.35%) Network Packet Capture
7 12 (19.35%) Threat Modelling
8 11 (17.74%) Remediation Plan
8 11 (17.74%) Security Testing
9 10 (16.13%) Vulnerability Scanning
10 7 (11.29%) Kalman Filter
11 6 (9.68%) Change Management
11 6 (9.68%) Patch Management
11 6 (9.68%) Security Management
12 5 (8.06%) Disaster Recovery
Programming Languages
1 25 (40.32%) Java
2 23 (37.10%) C++
2 23 (37.10%) PHP
3 22 (35.48%) C
4 18 (29.03%) C#
5 12 (19.35%) Perl
5 12 (19.35%) Ruby
5 12 (19.35%) VB.NET
6 11 (17.74%) Python
7 4 (6.45%) Shell Script
7 4 (6.45%) SQL
7 4 (6.45%) VB
8 3 (4.84%) JavaScript
9 2 (3.23%) VB6
10 1 (1.61%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 43 (69.35%) SC Cleared
2 27 (43.55%) Degree
3 23 (37.10%) CREST Certified
4 15 (24.19%) CHECK Team Leader
5 9 (14.52%) OSCP
6 7 (11.29%) CEH
7 6 (9.68%) CISSP
8 5 (8.06%) CISA
9 4 (6.45%) CHECK Team Member
10 3 (4.84%) MCP
10 3 (4.84%) MCSA
10 3 (4.84%) MCSE
10 3 (4.84%) Microsoft Certification
10 3 (4.84%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
11 2 (3.23%) DV Cleared
12 1 (1.61%) CBAP
12 1 (1.61%) CCNP
12 1 (1.61%) Cisco Certification
12 1 (1.61%) HND
12 1 (1.61%) IIBA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (12.90%) SLA
2 6 (9.68%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 11 (17.74%) Active Directory
2 10 (16.13%) Hyper-V
3 5 (8.06%) VMware Infrastructure
4 3 (4.84%) Snort
5 2 (3.23%) Sendmail
5 2 (3.23%) vSphere
6 1 (1.61%) BitLocker
6 1 (1.61%) NFS
6 1 (1.61%) Samba
6 1 (1.61%) Virtual Servers
Systems Management
1 4 (6.45%) SCCM
2 3 (4.84%) Nessus
2 3 (4.84%) Nmap
3 2 (3.23%) Ansible
3 2 (3.23%) MAILsweeper
3 2 (3.23%) Microsoft Intune
3 2 (3.23%) MIMEsweeper
3 2 (3.23%) Nagios
3 2 (3.23%) Norton AntiVirus
3 2 (3.23%) Opscode Chef
3 2 (3.23%) Proventia
3 2 (3.23%) Puppet
3 2 (3.23%) SCOM
3 2 (3.23%) WhatsUp Gold
4 1 (1.61%) Forefront Identity Manager
4 1 (1.61%) McAfee ePO
4 1 (1.61%) NetBackup
4 1 (1.61%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
4 1 (1.61%) Oracle RMAN
4 1 (1.61%) Oracle ZFS
Vendors
1 14 (22.58%) Microsoft
2 9 (14.52%) Cisco
3 7 (11.29%) VMware
4 6 (9.68%) Oracle
5 5 (8.06%) ArcSight
6 4 (6.45%) Intel Security
7 3 (4.84%) Juniper
7 3 (4.84%) Sun
8 2 (3.23%) Blue Coat
8 2 (3.23%) BT
8 2 (3.23%) Forcepoint
8 2 (3.23%) Kaspersky
8 2 (3.23%) NetApp
8 2 (3.23%) Splunk
8 2 (3.23%) Symantec
8 2 (3.23%) Tripwire
9 1 (1.61%) Aruba
9 1 (1.61%) SonicWALL
9 1 (1.61%) Sourcefire
9 1 (1.61%) WatchGuard
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