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 29 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
29 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Security Clearance
Rank 162 113 97
Rank change year-on-year
-49 -16
Permanent jobs citing Security Cleared 20 42 62
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leeds 0.53% 1.61% 2.23%
As % of the Qualifications category 2.16% 6.42% 9.73%
Number of salaries quoted 16 25 46
Average salary £25,000 £42,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-41.17% +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £34,500 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £45,750 £45,000 £51,250
UK excluding London average salary £47,500 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+11.76% -
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
928 654 637
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leeds 24.62% 25.13% 22.92%
Number of salaries quoted 763 490 516
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £26,100 £23,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £52,500 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

Security Cleared
Jobs Demand Trend in Leeds

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Security Cleared across the Leeds region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 29 August 2014.

Security Cleared Salary Histogram in Leeds

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Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leeds

For the 6 months to 29 August 2014, IT jobs across the Leeds region citing Security 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 Security Cleared.

1 23 (58.97%) Windows
2 22 (56.41%) SC Cleared
3 20 (51.28%) Microsoft
4 13 (33.33%) Active Directory
5 12 (30.77%) SQL
6 10 (25.64%) TCP/IP
7 9 (23.08%) Degree
7 9 (23.08%) Information Security
8 8 (20.51%) Linux
8 8 (20.51%) ITIL
8 8 (20.51%) Oracle
9 7 (17.95%) MS Office
9 7 (17.95%) MS Excel
9 7 (17.95%) Internet
10 6 (15.38%) SLA
10 6 (15.38%) UNIX
11 5 (12.82%) XML
11 5 (12.82%) OO
11 5 (12.82%) MySQL
11 5 (12.82%) IIS
11 5 (12.82%) C#
11 5 (12.82%) Delphi
11 5 (12.82%) Cisco
11 5 (12.82%) Cisco Certification
11 5 (12.82%) NHS
11 5 (12.82%) Middleware
11 5 (12.82%) Agile Software Development
11 5 (12.82%) HL7
11 5 (12.82%) Hyper-V
11 5 (12.82%) Windows 7

Security Cleared
Top Related IT Skills in Leeds by Category

For the 6 months to 29 August 2014, IT jobs across the Leeds region citing Security 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 Security Cleared. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 5 (12.82%) IIS
2 4 (10.26%) Apache
3 3 (7.69%) SharePoint
3 3 (7.69%) SharePoint Server
3 3 (7.69%) Lync
3 3 (7.69%) Exchange Server 2013
4 2 (5.13%) MS Exchange
5 1 (2.56%) GlassFish
5 1 (2.56%) WebLogic
Applications
1 7 (17.95%) MS Office
1 7 (17.95%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 3 (7.69%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 10 (25.64%) TCP/IP
2 7 (17.95%) Internet
3 4 (10.26%) Firewall
3 4 (10.26%) Network Security
4 3 (7.69%) Cisco ASA
4 3 (7.69%) Unified Communications
4 3 (7.69%) DNS
4 3 (7.69%) DHCP
5 2 (5.13%) Intrusion Detection
6 1 (2.56%) Wireless
6 1 (2.56%) LAN
6 1 (2.56%) VPN
6 1 (2.56%) Cisco Nexus
6 1 (2.56%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
6 1 (2.56%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
6 1 (2.56%) Wireless Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (12.82%) MySQL
2 3 (7.69%) SQL Server
3 2 (5.13%) Relational Database
3 2 (5.13%) RDBMS
4 1 (2.56%) Oracle Database 10g
4 1 (2.56%) SQL Server 2005
4 1 (2.56%) Oracle Database 11g
4 1 (2.56%) Oracle Database
4 1 (2.56%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 1 (2.56%) JUnit
1 1 (2.56%) Selenium
General
1 4 (10.26%) Telecoms
2 3 (7.69%) Finance
3 2 (5.13%) Retail
4 1 (2.56%) Banking
Job Titles
1 10 (25.64%) Analyst
2 8 (20.51%) Developer
3 7 (17.95%) Consultant
4 6 (15.38%) Security Consultant
5 5 (12.82%) Security Analyst
5 5 (12.82%) IT Security Analyst
5 5 (12.82%) IT Support
6 4 (10.26%) IT Support Engineer
6 4 (10.26%) IT Security Consultant
6 4 (10.26%) Support Engineer
6 4 (10.26%) IT Consultant
7 3 (7.69%) Tester
7 3 (7.69%) Support Analyst
7 3 (7.69%) Penetration Tester
7 3 (7.69%) Infrastructure Specialist
7 3 (7.69%) 2nd Line Support
7 3 (7.69%) Java Developer
7 3 (7.69%) Microsoft Specialist
7 3 (7.69%) Infrastructure Engineer
7 3 (7.69%) 2nd Line Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (12.82%) XML
1 5 (12.82%) Middleware
1 5 (12.82%) WebCenter
2 4 (10.26%) Java EE
3 3 (7.69%) Hibernate
3 3 (7.69%) Spring
4 1 (2.56%) JSF
4 1 (2.56%) .NET
4 1 (2.56%) COM
4 1 (2.56%) EJB
4 1 (2.56%) JSP
4 1 (2.56%) Servlets
4 1 (2.56%) Facelets
Miscellaneous
1 5 (12.82%) NHS
2 4 (10.26%) Computer Science
3 1 (2.56%) Mobile App
3 1 (2.56%) Enterprise Software
3 1 (2.56%) Replication
3 1 (2.56%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 23 (58.97%) Windows
2 8 (20.51%) Linux
3 6 (15.38%) UNIX
4 5 (12.82%) Windows 7
5 4 (10.26%) Mac OS
6 3 (7.69%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (23.08%) Information Security
2 8 (20.51%) ITIL
3 5 (12.82%) OO
3 5 (12.82%) Agile Software Development
3 5 (12.82%) Kalman Filter
4 3 (7.69%) Project Management
4 3 (7.69%) Ethical Hacking
4 3 (7.69%) Penetration Testing
5 2 (5.13%) Time Management
5 2 (5.13%) Information Management
6 1 (2.56%) TDD
6 1 (2.56%) Network Architecture
6 1 (2.56%) Waterfall
6 1 (2.56%) ITIL V3
6 1 (2.56%) Database Security
6 1 (2.56%) Technical Analysis
6 1 (2.56%) Software Engineering
6 1 (2.56%) Business Analysis
6 1 (2.56%) Technical Architecture
6 1 (2.56%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 12 (30.77%) SQL
2 5 (12.82%) C#
2 5 (12.82%) Delphi
3 4 (10.26%) Java
3 4 (10.26%) Perl
3 4 (10.26%) PowerShell
3 4 (10.26%) Bash Shell
4 1 (2.56%) T-SQL
4 1 (2.56%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 22 (56.41%) SC Cleared
2 9 (23.08%) Degree
3 5 (12.82%) Cisco Certification
4 4 (10.26%) ITIL Certification
5 3 (7.69%) Microsoft Certification
5 3 (7.69%) CCNP
5 3 (7.69%) CCSE
6 2 (5.13%) CCSA
7 1 (2.56%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
7 1 (2.56%) DV Cleared
7 1 (2.56%) CCNA
7 1 (2.56%) MCSE
7 1 (2.56%) CCIE
7 1 (2.56%) CIMA
7 1 (2.56%) MBA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (15.38%) SLA
2 5 (12.82%) HL7
System Software
1 13 (33.33%) Active Directory
2 5 (12.82%) Hyper-V
3 1 (2.56%) Oracle RMAN
3 1 (2.56%) ProxySG
Systems Management
1 3 (7.69%) SCCM
1 3 (7.69%) SCOM
1 3 (7.69%) SCVMM
1 3 (7.69%) SCDPM
1 3 (7.69%) Forefront Identity Manager
2 1 (2.56%) Data Guard
Vendors
1 20 (51.28%) Microsoft
2 8 (20.51%) Oracle
3 5 (12.82%) Cisco
4 3 (7.69%) CheckPoint
5 2 (5.13%) Fujitsu
6 1 (2.56%) F5
6 1 (2.56%) Perforce
6 1 (2.56%) VMware
6 1 (2.56%) Blue Coat
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