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 26 August 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
26 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Security Clearance
Rank 129 155 169
Rank change year-on-year
+26 +14
Permanent jobs citing Security Cleared 35 33 23
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leeds 1.28% 0.94% 0.61%
As % of the Qualifications category 5.34% 3.92% 2.43%
Number of salaries quoted 19 23 17
Median salary £37,000 £46,500 £25,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-20.43% +86.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,500 £25,500 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £67,000 £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
656 842 948
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leeds 23.99% 23.97% 25.01%
Number of salaries quoted 572 685 791
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 £57,500 £55,000 £62,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £41,500
% change year-on-year
- +2.40%

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 26 August 2016.

Security Cleared Salary Histogram in Leeds

Security Cleared
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leeds

For the 6 months to 26 August 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 58 (62.37%) SC Cleared
2 45 (48.39%) Windows
3 42 (45.16%) Java
4 41 (44.09%) Unix
5 34 (36.56%) Degree
6 32 (34.41%) C
7 31 (33.33%) ITIL
7 31 (33.33%) Information Security
8 30 (32.26%) Penetration Testing
8 30 (32.26%) Python
9 29 (31.18%) C++
9 29 (31.18%) PHP
9 29 (31.18%) CREST Certified
10 26 (27.96%) CESG
11 25 (26.88%) Agile Software Development
12 24 (25.81%) Ruby
12 24 (25.81%) Wireless
13 23 (24.73%) Publishing
13 23 (24.73%) Perl
14 22 (23.66%) Wireless Security
14 22 (23.66%) Mobile App
14 22 (23.66%) Cybersecurity
15 19 (20.43%) Social Engineering
16 16 (17.20%) Project Management
17 15 (16.13%) Oracle
17 15 (16.13%) Linux
18 13 (13.98%) SQL Server
18 13 (13.98%) Firewall
19 12 (12.90%) Security Testing
19 12 (12.90%) 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 (8.60%) JBoss
1 8 (8.60%) WebSphere
2 6 (6.45%) GlassFish
3 5 (5.38%) Apache
3 5 (5.38%) IIS
3 5 (5.38%) Skype for Business
4 4 (4.30%) WebLogic
5 3 (3.23%) CMS
5 3 (3.23%) SharePoint
6 2 (2.15%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
6 2 (2.15%) Tomcat
7 1 (1.08%) Exchange Server 2007
7 1 (1.08%) MS Exchange
7 1 (1.08%) SharePoint 2010
7 1 (1.08%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 8 (8.60%) MS Excel
2 3 (3.23%) Photoshop
3 2 (2.15%) MS Office
3 2 (2.15%) SOLIDWORKS
Cloud Services
1 5 (5.38%) Amazon AWS
2 3 (3.23%) Google Analytics
2 3 (3.23%) Microsoft Azure
2 3 (3.23%) Office 365
3 2 (2.15%) AWS OpsWorks
4 1 (1.08%) Azure Active Directory
Communications & Networking
1 24 (25.81%) Wireless
2 22 (23.66%) Wireless Security
3 13 (13.98%) Firewall
4 11 (11.83%) Network Security
5 5 (5.38%) SSL
6 4 (4.30%) DNS
6 4 (4.30%) VPN
7 2 (2.15%) DHCP
7 2 (2.15%) LAN
7 2 (2.15%) Reverse Proxy
7 2 (2.15%) Skype
8 1 (1.08%) Cisco ASA
8 1 (1.08%) Cisco Nexus
8 1 (1.08%) HSRP
8 1 (1.08%) Intrusion Detection
8 1 (1.08%) Spanning Tree
8 1 (1.08%) Unified Communications
8 1 (1.08%) VLAN
8 1 (1.08%) VoIP
8 1 (1.08%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (13.98%) SQL Server
2 7 (7.53%) MySQL
2 7 (7.53%) PostgreSQL
3 4 (4.30%) Relational Database
4 2 (2.15%) SQL Server 2012
5 1 (1.08%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 6 (6.45%) Grunt
1 6 (6.45%) gulp
2 5 (5.38%) Git (software)
2 5 (5.38%) Jenkins
3 2 (2.15%) JMeter
4 1 (1.08%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 23 (24.73%) Publishing
2 10 (10.75%) Finance
3 6 (6.45%) Financial Institution
4 2 (2.15%) Electronics
4 2 (2.15%) Manufacturing
4 2 (2.15%) Marketing
4 2 (2.15%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 20 (21.51%) Penetration Tester
1 20 (21.51%) Tester
2 13 (13.98%) Senior Penetration Tester
2 13 (13.98%) Senior Tester
3 12 (12.90%) Developer
4 10 (10.75%) Analyst
5 9 (9.68%) Consultant
5 9 (9.68%) Security Specialist
6 8 (8.60%) Penetration Test Consultant
6 8 (8.60%) Security Consultant
7 6 (6.45%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
7 6 (6.45%) Java Developer
7 6 (6.45%) Service Manager
7 6 (6.45%) Support Engineer
8 5 (5.38%) Delivery Manager
8 5 (5.38%) ITIL Manager
8 5 (5.38%) ITIL Service Manager
8 5 (5.38%) Senior Data Warehouse Specialist
8 5 (5.38%) Technical Specialist
8 5 (5.38%) Windows Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (9.68%) CSS
1 9 (9.68%) HTML
2 6 (6.45%) AngularJS
2 6 (6.45%) CSS3
2 6 (6.45%) HTML5
2 6 (6.45%) J2EE
2 6 (6.45%) jQuery
2 6 (6.45%) LESS
2 6 (6.45%) lodash
2 6 (6.45%) Node.js
2 6 (6.45%) React
2 6 (6.45%) Regular Expression
2 6 (6.45%) Sass
2 6 (6.45%) Twitter Bootstrap
2 6 (6.45%) Web Services
3 5 (5.38%) .NET
3 5 (5.38%) LAMP
3 5 (5.38%) LAPP Stack
4 4 (4.30%) .NET Framework
4 4 (4.30%) EJB
Miscellaneous
1 26 (27.96%) CESG
2 22 (23.66%) Mobile App
3 12 (12.90%) Management Information System
4 7 (7.53%) Computer Science
5 5 (5.38%) Analytical Skills
5 5 (5.38%) Client/Server
5 5 (5.38%) PMI
6 4 (4.30%) PlayStation
6 4 (4.30%) User Experience
7 3 (3.23%) BBC
7 3 (3.23%) Copywriting
8 2 (2.15%) Blackberry
8 2 (2.15%) Data Centre
8 2 (2.15%) Driving Licence
9 1 (1.08%) CMDB
9 1 (1.08%) PKI
9 1 (1.08%) Security Operations Centre
Operating Systems
1 45 (48.39%) Windows
2 41 (44.09%) Unix
3 15 (16.13%) Linux
4 8 (8.60%) Windows Server
5 6 (6.45%) CentOS
6 5 (5.38%) Oracle Linux
7 4 (4.30%) Windows Server 2012
8 2 (2.15%) Windows 10
8 2 (2.15%) Windows 7
9 1 (1.08%) AIX
9 1 (1.08%) HPUX
9 1 (1.08%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 1 (1.08%) Solaris
9 1 (1.08%) Ubuntu
9 1 (1.08%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 31 (33.33%) Information Security
1 31 (33.33%) ITIL
2 30 (32.26%) Penetration Testing
3 25 (26.88%) Agile Software Development
4 22 (23.66%) Cybersecurity
5 19 (20.43%) Social Engineering
6 16 (17.20%) Project Management
7 12 (12.90%) Security Testing
8 10 (10.75%) PRINCE2
8 10 (10.75%) Security Management
9 8 (8.60%) Threat Modelling
9 8 (8.60%) Vulnerability Management
10 7 (7.53%) Web Development
11 6 (6.45%) Ethical Hacking
11 6 (6.45%) Front End Development
11 6 (6.45%) Patch Management
11 6 (6.45%) Process Management
11 6 (6.45%) Responsive Web Design
11 6 (6.45%) Service Delivery
11 6 (6.45%) SIEM
Programming Languages
1 42 (45.16%) Java
2 32 (34.41%) C
3 30 (32.26%) Python
4 29 (31.18%) C++
4 29 (31.18%) PHP
5 24 (25.81%) Ruby
6 23 (24.73%) Perl
7 9 (9.68%) C#
8 7 (7.53%) SQL
9 6 (6.45%) Bash Shell
9 6 (6.45%) JavaScript
9 6 (6.45%) Shell Script
10 5 (5.38%) VB.NET
11 3 (3.23%) PowerShell
12 2 (2.15%) VB
Qualifications
1 58 (62.37%) SC Cleared
2 34 (36.56%) Degree
3 29 (31.18%) CREST Certified
4 9 (9.68%) CISSP
5 6 (6.45%) CEH
5 6 (6.45%) CHECK Team Leader
5 6 (6.45%) ITIL Certification
6 5 (5.38%) CISM
6 5 (5.38%) PMI Certification
7 4 (4.30%) DV Cleared
7 4 (4.30%) HP ASE
7 4 (4.30%) HPE ATP
7 4 (4.30%) RHCE
7 4 (4.30%) SANS
7 4 (4.30%) Sun Certification
8 3 (3.23%) BC Cleared
8 3 (3.23%) CompTIA Security+
8 3 (3.23%) DBS Check
8 3 (3.23%) IISP
8 3 (3.23%) ISACA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (10.75%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 10 (10.75%) SLA
2 4 (4.30%) PCI DSS
3 3 (3.23%) COBIT
System Software
1 8 (8.60%) Active Directory
2 6 (6.45%) VMware Infrastructure
3 4 (4.30%) Hyper-V
4 1 (1.08%) NFS
4 1 (1.08%) Samba
4 1 (1.08%) Snort
4 1 (1.08%) Virtual Servers
4 1 (1.08%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 8 (8.60%) Puppet
2 5 (5.38%) SCCM
2 5 (5.38%) SELinux
3 2 (2.15%) Ansible
3 2 (2.15%) Opscode Chef
3 2 (2.15%) SCOM
3 2 (2.15%) WhatsUp Gold
4 1 (1.08%) Forefront Identity Manager
4 1 (1.08%) McAfee ePO
4 1 (1.08%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
4 1 (1.08%) Microsoft Intune
4 1 (1.08%) NetBackup
4 1 (1.08%) Oracle ZFS
4 1 (1.08%) WSUS
Vendors
1 15 (16.13%) Oracle
2 12 (12.90%) Microsoft
3 11 (11.83%) Red Hat
4 9 (9.68%) ArcSight
4 9 (9.68%) VMware
5 5 (5.38%) Cisco
5 5 (5.38%) Sun
6 4 (4.30%) HP
6 4 (4.30%) Sony
6 4 (4.30%) Sybase
6 4 (4.30%) Virgin Media
7 3 (3.23%) CheckPoint
7 3 (3.23%) Google
7 3 (3.23%) Intel Security
8 2 (2.15%) Citrix
8 2 (2.15%) EMC
9 1 (1.08%) Apple
9 1 (1.08%) CA
9 1 (1.08%) Juniper
9 1 (1.08%) Sourcefire
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