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 17 January 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
17 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Security Clearance
Rank 121 131 147
Rank change year-on-year
+10 +16
Permanent jobs citing Security Cleared 35 50 29
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leeds 1.33% 1.55% 0.90%
As % of the Qualifications category 5.72% 6.66% 3.48%
Number of salaries quoted 11 12 21
Median salary £42,000 £45,000 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-6.66% -18.18%
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000

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
612 751 834
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leeds 23.27% 23.33% 25.91%
Number of salaries quoted 514 571 738
Median salary £38,500 £41,500 £41,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-7.22% +1.21%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £27,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £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 17 January 2017.

Security Cleared Salary Histogram in Leeds

Security Cleared
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leeds

For the 6 months to 17 January 2017, 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 45 (67.16%) SC Cleared
2 32 (47.76%) Degree
2 32 (47.76%) Windows
3 30 (44.78%) Penetration Testing
4 26 (38.81%) Unix
5 24 (35.82%) CREST Certified
6 22 (32.84%) C++
6 22 (32.84%) Java
6 22 (32.84%) PHP
7 21 (31.34%) C
7 21 (31.34%) Cybersecurity
8 20 (29.85%) Social Engineering
8 20 (29.85%) Vulnerability Assessment
8 20 (29.85%) C#
9 18 (26.87%) Information Security
10 17 (25.37%) Agile Software Development
10 17 (25.37%) Project Management
10 17 (25.37%) Network Security
10 17 (25.37%) Network Packet Capture
10 17 (25.37%) CHECK Team Leader
11 16 (23.88%) Management Information System
12 15 (22.39%) SQL Server
12 15 (22.39%) Linux
13 14 (20.90%) ITIL
13 14 (20.90%) .NET
13 14 (20.90%) CESG
14 13 (19.40%) Wireless
14 13 (19.40%) Ethical Hacking
14 13 (19.40%) Vulnerability Management
15 12 (17.91%) Threat Modelling

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 7 (10.45%) SharePoint
1 7 (10.45%) Skype for Business
2 5 (7.46%) Exchange Server 2007
2 5 (7.46%) IIS
2 5 (7.46%) MS Exchange
3 4 (5.97%) BizTalk Server
4 2 (2.99%) Apache
4 2 (2.99%) GlassFish
4 2 (2.99%) JBoss
4 2 (2.99%) WebSphere
5 1 (1.49%) WebLogic
Applications
1 7 (10.45%) MS Excel
2 1 (1.49%) MS Office
2 1 (1.49%) MS Project
Cloud Services
1 6 (8.96%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (2.99%) Office 365
3 1 (1.49%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (1.49%) Azure Active Directory
Communications & Networking
1 17 (25.37%) Network Security
2 13 (19.40%) Wireless
3 12 (17.91%) Firewall
4 10 (14.93%) DNS
5 7 (10.45%) Cisco ASA
6 6 (8.96%) Wireless Security
7 5 (7.46%) DHCP
7 5 (7.46%) ISDN
7 5 (7.46%) LAN
7 5 (7.46%) VoIP
8 4 (5.97%) HTTP
9 3 (4.48%) EIGRP
9 3 (4.48%) HSRP
9 3 (4.48%) Intrusion Detection
9 3 (4.48%) OSPF
9 3 (4.48%) Spanning Tree
9 3 (4.48%) VLAN
9 3 (4.48%) Wireshark
10 2 (2.99%) Skype
10 2 (2.99%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (22.39%) SQL Server
2 7 (10.45%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 5 (7.46%) SQL Server 2008
3 5 (7.46%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 4 (5.97%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 2 (2.99%) Amazon RDS
6 1 (1.49%) Data Warehouse
6 1 (1.49%) Oracle Database
6 1 (1.49%) Oracle Discoverer
6 1 (1.49%) Oracle Reports
6 1 (1.49%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 4 (5.97%) Visual Studio
2 3 (4.48%) Burp Suite
2 3 (4.48%) JIRA
3 1 (1.49%) FogBugz
3 1 (1.49%) Oracle Forms
General
1 12 (17.91%) Finance
2 4 (5.97%) Publishing
3 2 (2.99%) Electronics
4 1 (1.49%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 23 (34.33%) Penetration Tester
1 23 (34.33%) Tester
2 11 (16.42%) Security Penetration Tester
2 11 (16.42%) Security Tester
3 10 (14.93%) Ethical Hacker
4 8 (11.94%) Analyst
4 8 (11.94%) Developer
5 6 (8.96%) Consultant
5 6 (8.96%) Infrastructure Engineer
6 5 (7.46%) IT Engineer
6 5 (7.46%) IT Infrastructure Engineer
6 5 (7.46%) Server Engineer
6 5 (7.46%) Software Developer
6 5 (7.46%) Windows Engineer
6 5 (7.46%) Windows Infrastructure Engineer
6 5 (7.46%) Windows Server Engineer
7 4 (5.97%) ITIL Service Analyst
7 4 (5.97%) ITIL Service Desk Analyst
7 4 (5.97%) Vulnerability Consultant
7 4 (5.97%) Vulnerability Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (20.90%) .NET
2 8 (11.94%) .NET Framework
3 6 (8.96%) Middleware
4 4 (5.97%) AngularJS
4 4 (5.97%) CSS
4 4 (5.97%) HTML
4 4 (5.97%) Twitter Bootstrap
4 4 (5.97%) Web Services
5 3 (4.48%) 802.1X
6 2 (2.99%) J2EE
6 2 (2.99%) RESTful
6 2 (2.99%) SOAP
7 1 (1.49%) Apache Flex
7 1 (1.49%) Oracle Fusion
Miscellaneous
1 16 (23.88%) Management Information System
2 14 (20.90%) CESG
3 11 (16.42%) Computer Science
4 6 (8.96%) Mobile App
4 6 (8.96%) PKI
5 2 (2.99%) Driving Licence
6 1 (1.49%) Analytical Skills
6 1 (1.49%) Cybercrime
6 1 (1.49%) Data Centre
6 1 (1.49%) iPad
6 1 (1.49%) iPhone
6 1 (1.49%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 32 (47.76%) Windows
2 26 (38.81%) Unix
3 15 (22.39%) Linux
4 7 (10.45%) Windows Server
4 7 (10.45%) Windows Server 2012
5 3 (4.48%) Kali Linux
6 2 (2.99%) Solaris
7 1 (1.49%) Windows 10
7 1 (1.49%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 30 (44.78%) Penetration Testing
2 21 (31.34%) Cybersecurity
3 20 (29.85%) Social Engineering
3 20 (29.85%) Vulnerability Assessment
4 18 (26.87%) Information Security
5 17 (25.37%) Agile Software Development
5 17 (25.37%) Network Packet Capture
5 17 (25.37%) Project Management
6 14 (20.90%) ITIL
7 13 (19.40%) Ethical Hacking
7 13 (19.40%) Vulnerability Management
8 12 (17.91%) Threat Modelling
9 11 (16.42%) Remediation Plan
9 11 (16.42%) Security Testing
10 10 (14.93%) Vulnerability Scanning
11 6 (8.96%) Change Management
11 6 (8.96%) Kalman Filter
12 5 (7.46%) Configuration Management
12 5 (7.46%) Disaster Recovery
12 5 (7.46%) Security Management
Programming Languages
1 22 (32.84%) C++
1 22 (32.84%) Java
1 22 (32.84%) PHP
2 21 (31.34%) C
3 20 (29.85%) C#
4 12 (17.91%) VB.NET
5 11 (16.42%) Perl
6 9 (13.43%) Ruby
7 8 (11.94%) Python
8 7 (10.45%) JavaScript
9 6 (8.96%) VB
10 4 (5.97%) PowerShell
10 4 (5.97%) SQL
10 4 (5.97%) VB6
11 3 (4.48%) Shell Script
12 1 (1.49%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 45 (67.16%) SC Cleared
2 32 (47.76%) Degree
3 24 (35.82%) CREST Certified
4 17 (25.37%) CHECK Team Leader
5 9 (13.43%) OSCP
6 7 (10.45%) CEH
7 5 (7.46%) CHECK Team Member
7 5 (7.46%) CISA
7 5 (7.46%) CISSP
8 2 (2.99%) CBAP
8 2 (2.99%) DV Cleared
8 2 (2.99%) IIBA
8 2 (2.99%) MCP
8 2 (2.99%) MCSA
8 2 (2.99%) MCSE
8 2 (2.99%) Microsoft Certification
8 2 (2.99%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
9 1 (1.49%) CCNP
9 1 (1.49%) Cisco Certification
9 1 (1.49%) HND
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (7.46%) SLA
2 4 (5.97%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 1 (1.49%) Data Quality
System Software
1 9 (13.43%) Active Directory
2 8 (11.94%) Hyper-V
3 4 (5.97%) Virtual Machines
3 4 (5.97%) VMware Infrastructure
4 2 (2.99%) Sendmail
4 2 (2.99%) Snort
4 2 (2.99%) vSphere
5 1 (1.49%) BitLocker
5 1 (1.49%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 3 (4.48%) Nessus
1 3 (4.48%) Nmap
2 2 (2.99%) MAILsweeper
2 2 (2.99%) MIMEsweeper
2 2 (2.99%) Nagios
2 2 (2.99%) Norton AntiVirus
2 2 (2.99%) Proventia
2 2 (2.99%) SCCM
3 1 (1.49%) Microsoft Intune
3 1 (1.49%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
3 1 (1.49%) Oracle RMAN
3 1 (1.49%) SCOM
3 1 (1.49%) WhatsUp Gold
Vendors
1 12 (17.91%) Microsoft
2 9 (13.43%) Cisco
3 6 (8.96%) VMware
4 3 (4.48%) ArcSight
4 3 (4.48%) Intel Security
4 3 (4.48%) Juniper
4 3 (4.48%) Oracle
5 2 (2.99%) Blue Coat
5 2 (2.99%) BT
5 2 (2.99%) Forcepoint
5 2 (2.99%) Kaspersky
5 2 (2.99%) NetApp
5 2 (2.99%) Sun
5 2 (2.99%) Symantec
5 2 (2.99%) Tripwire
6 1 (1.49%) Aruba
6 1 (1.49%) Citrix
6 1 (1.49%) EMC
6 1 (1.49%) Meraki
6 1 (1.49%) Splunk
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