The table below looks at the statistics for Security Cleared in IT jobs advertised for the West Yorkshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Security Cleared over the 3 months to 1 October 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
1 Oct 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Security Clearance
Rank 157 120 189
Rank change year-on-year
-37 +69
Permanent jobs citing Security Cleared 35 92 40
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 0.92% 1.94% 0.78%
As % of the Qualifications category 4.18% 8.01% 3.34%
Number of salaries quoted 24 38 28
Median salary £37,500 £44,000 £42,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-14.77% +4.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,500 £25,000 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £65,750 £54,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £46,500
% change year-on-year
- -3.22%
Security Cleared
Yorkshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Qualifications category in permanent jobs advertised in the West Yorkshire region.

Qualifications Category
West Yorkshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
838 1148 1198
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 22.05% 24.24% 23.26%
Number of salaries quoted 704 885 940
Median salary £39,000 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-8.23% +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £27,500 £24,614
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 West Yorkshire

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

Security Cleared Jobs Demand Trend in West Yorkshire

Security Cleared
Salary Trend in West Yorkshire

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

Security Cleared Salary Trend in West Yorkshire

Security Cleared
Salary Histogram in West Yorkshire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Security Cleared across the West Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 1 October 2016.

Security Cleared Salary Histogram in West Yorkshire

Security Cleared
Job Locations in West Yorkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Security Cleared within the West Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 1 October 2016. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Leeds -19 33 £37,250 -20.74% 8
Security Cleared
Yorkshire

Security Cleared
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 1 October 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 West Yorkshire region with a requirement for Security Cleared.

1 51 (69.86%) SC Cleared
2 40 (54.79%) Windows
3 35 (47.95%) Unix
4 33 (45.21%) Degree
5 32 (43.84%) Java
6 28 (38.36%) Penetration Testing
7 27 (36.99%) PHP
7 27 (36.99%) C
7 27 (36.99%) C++
7 27 (36.99%) Information Security
7 27 (36.99%) CREST Certified
8 26 (35.62%) Python
9 23 (31.51%) ITIL
9 23 (31.51%) CESG
10 22 (30.14%) Wireless
11 20 (27.40%) Ruby
11 20 (27.40%) Social Engineering
12 19 (26.03%) Perl
13 18 (24.66%) Wireless Security
13 18 (24.66%) Mobile App
14 16 (21.92%) Linux
14 16 (21.92%) Publishing
15 15 (20.55%) Microsoft
16 14 (19.18%) Agile Software Development
16 14 (19.18%) Cybersecurity
17 13 (17.81%) Project Management
18 12 (16.44%) Management Information System
18 12 (16.44%) Network Security
19 11 (15.07%) Security Testing
19 11 (15.07%) Firewall

Security Cleared
Top Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire 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 (9.59%) Skype for Business
2 6 (8.22%) SharePoint
3 5 (6.85%) Apache
3 5 (6.85%) IIS
4 4 (5.48%) JBoss
4 4 (5.48%) WebSphere
5 3 (4.11%) Exchange Server 2007
5 3 (4.11%) MS Exchange
6 2 (2.74%) GlassFish
6 2 (2.74%) Tomcat
7 1 (1.37%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
7 1 (1.37%) SharePoint 2010
7 1 (1.37%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 8 (10.96%) MS Excel
2 2 (2.74%) SOLIDWORKS
3 1 (1.37%) MS Office
3 1 (1.37%) MS Project
Cloud Services
1 5 (6.85%) Amazon AWS
1 5 (6.85%) Microsoft Azure
2 4 (5.48%) Office 365
3 2 (2.74%) AWS OpsWorks
3 2 (2.74%) Azure Active Directory
Communications & Networking
1 22 (30.14%) Wireless
2 18 (24.66%) Wireless Security
3 12 (16.44%) Network Security
4 11 (15.07%) Firewall
5 7 (9.59%) DNS
6 5 (6.85%) SSL
7 4 (5.48%) DHCP
7 4 (5.48%) LAN
8 3 (4.11%) Cisco ASA
8 3 (4.11%) EIGRP
8 3 (4.11%) HSRP
8 3 (4.11%) ISDN
8 3 (4.11%) OSPF
8 3 (4.11%) Skype
8 3 (4.11%) Spanning Tree
8 3 (4.11%) VLAN
8 3 (4.11%) VoIP
8 3 (4.11%) VPN
9 1 (1.37%) Cisco Nexus
9 1 (1.37%) Unified Communications
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (15.07%) SQL Server
2 7 (9.59%) MySQL
2 7 (9.59%) PostgreSQL
3 3 (4.11%) SQL Server 2008
4 2 (2.74%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 5 (6.85%) Git (software)
1 5 (6.85%) Jenkins
2 2 (2.74%) JMeter
3 1 (1.37%) FogBugz
3 1 (1.37%) Grunt
3 1 (1.37%) gulp
3 1 (1.37%) JIRA
3 1 (1.37%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 16 (21.92%) Publishing
2 3 (4.11%) Electronics
3 2 (2.74%) Manufacturing
3 2 (2.74%) Marketing
4 1 (1.37%) Finance
4 1 (1.37%) Financial Institution
4 1 (1.37%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 20 (27.40%) Penetration Tester
1 20 (27.40%) Tester
2 12 (16.44%) Senior Penetration Tester
2 12 (16.44%) Senior Tester
3 9 (12.33%) Analyst
4 6 (8.22%) Consultant
4 6 (8.22%) Windows Engineer
5 5 (6.85%) Ethical Hacker
5 5 (6.85%) Penetration Test Consultant
5 5 (6.85%) Security Consultant
5 5 (6.85%) Security Penetration Tester
5 5 (6.85%) Security Specialist
5 5 (6.85%) Security Tester
5 5 (6.85%) Support Engineer
5 5 (6.85%) Technical Specialist
6 4 (5.48%) Infrastructure Engineer
6 4 (5.48%) ITIL Service Analyst
6 4 (5.48%) ITIL Service Desk Analyst
6 4 (5.48%) Service Analyst
6 4 (5.48%) Service Desk Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (9.59%) .NET
2 6 (8.22%) Web Services
3 5 (6.85%) .NET Framework
3 5 (6.85%) LAMP
3 5 (6.85%) LAPP Stack
4 3 (4.11%) 802.1X
5 2 (2.74%) J2EE
5 2 (2.74%) Regular Expression
6 1 (1.37%) ADSI
6 1 (1.37%) AngularJS
6 1 (1.37%) Apache Flex
6 1 (1.37%) CSS
6 1 (1.37%) CSS3
6 1 (1.37%) HTML5
6 1 (1.37%) jQuery
6 1 (1.37%) LESS
6 1 (1.37%) Node.js
6 1 (1.37%) React
6 1 (1.37%) Sass
6 1 (1.37%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 23 (31.51%) CESG
2 18 (24.66%) Mobile App
3 12 (16.44%) Management Information System
4 9 (12.33%) Computer Science
5 5 (6.85%) Client/Server
6 3 (4.11%) Data Centre
6 3 (4.11%) PKI
7 2 (2.74%) Driving Licence
8 1 (1.37%) Analytical Skills
8 1 (1.37%) Blackberry
8 1 (1.37%) CMDB
8 1 (1.37%) PMI
8 1 (1.37%) Security Operations Centre
Operating Systems
1 40 (54.79%) Windows
2 35 (47.95%) Unix
3 16 (21.92%) Linux
4 8 (10.96%) Windows Server
5 7 (9.59%) Windows Server 2012
6 6 (8.22%) CentOS
7 5 (6.85%) Oracle Linux
8 3 (4.11%) Windows 10
9 1 (1.37%) AIX
9 1 (1.37%) HPUX
9 1 (1.37%) Solaris
9 1 (1.37%) Ubuntu
9 1 (1.37%) Windows 7
9 1 (1.37%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 28 (38.36%) Penetration Testing
2 27 (36.99%) Information Security
3 23 (31.51%) ITIL
4 20 (27.40%) Social Engineering
5 14 (19.18%) Agile Software Development
5 14 (19.18%) Cybersecurity
6 13 (17.81%) Project Management
7 11 (15.07%) Security Testing
8 10 (13.70%) Threat Modelling
9 9 (12.33%) Vulnerability Management
10 8 (10.96%) Ethical Hacking
11 7 (9.59%) Vulnerability Assessment
11 7 (9.59%) Vulnerability Scanning
12 6 (8.22%) Patch Management
12 6 (8.22%) PRINCE2
12 6 (8.22%) Remediation Plan
12 6 (8.22%) Security Management
13 5 (6.85%) Change Management
13 5 (6.85%) Network Packet Capture
13 5 (6.85%) Performance Tuning
Programming Languages
1 32 (43.84%) Java
2 27 (36.99%) C
2 27 (36.99%) C++
2 27 (36.99%) PHP
3 26 (35.62%) Python
4 20 (27.40%) Ruby
5 19 (26.03%) Perl
6 11 (15.07%) C#
7 7 (9.59%) VB.NET
8 6 (8.22%) Shell Script
9 3 (4.11%) SQL
10 2 (2.74%) Bash Shell
10 2 (2.74%) PowerShell
11 1 (1.37%) JavaScript
11 1 (1.37%) VB
Qualifications
1 51 (69.86%) SC Cleared
2 33 (45.21%) Degree
3 27 (36.99%) CREST Certified
4 8 (10.96%) CISSP
5 7 (9.59%) CHECK Team Leader
6 4 (5.48%) DV Cleared
7 3 (4.11%) CCNP
7 3 (4.11%) CEH
7 3 (4.11%) Cisco Certification
7 3 (4.11%) CISM
7 3 (4.11%) HND
7 3 (4.11%) MCP
7 3 (4.11%) MCSA
7 3 (4.11%) MCSE
7 3 (4.11%) Microsoft Certification
7 3 (4.11%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
8 2 (2.74%) CCSE
8 2 (2.74%) CISA
8 2 (2.74%) HNC
8 2 (2.74%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (12.33%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 9 (12.33%) SLA
2 2 (2.74%) PCI DSS
3 1 (1.37%) COBIT
System Software
1 11 (15.07%) Active Directory
2 8 (10.96%) Hyper-V
3 6 (8.22%) VMware Infrastructure
4 1 (1.37%) BitLocker
4 1 (1.37%) NFS
4 1 (1.37%) Samba
4 1 (1.37%) Snort
4 1 (1.37%) Virtual Servers
4 1 (1.37%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 8 (10.96%) Puppet
2 5 (6.85%) SCCM
2 5 (6.85%) SELinux
3 3 (4.11%) SCOM
4 2 (2.74%) Ansible
4 2 (2.74%) Microsoft Intune
4 2 (2.74%) Opscode Chef
4 2 (2.74%) WhatsUp Gold
5 1 (1.37%) Forefront Identity Manager
5 1 (1.37%) McAfee ePO
5 1 (1.37%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
5 1 (1.37%) NetBackup
5 1 (1.37%) Oracle ZFS
5 1 (1.37%) WSUS
Vendors
1 15 (20.55%) Microsoft
2 10 (13.70%) VMware
3 9 (12.33%) Oracle
4 7 (9.59%) Red Hat
5 6 (8.22%) ArcSight
5 6 (8.22%) Cisco
6 3 (4.11%) CheckPoint
7 2 (2.74%) EMC
7 2 (2.74%) Intel Security
8 1 (1.37%) Apple
8 1 (1.37%) CA
8 1 (1.37%) Citrix
8 1 (1.37%) Extreme Networks
8 1 (1.37%) HP
8 1 (1.37%) Juniper
8 1 (1.37%) LogRhythm
8 1 (1.37%) Meraki
8 1 (1.37%) Samsung
8 1 (1.37%) Sourcefire
8 1 (1.37%) Sun
Leeds, Newcastle or Manchester
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Salary: £75,000 - £110,000 plus benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Leeds, West Yorkshire
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £45,000 - £60,000
Posted: 2 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Fruition IT Resources Limited
Salary: £38000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
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Computer Futures
Salary: bonus and benefits
Posted: 8 days ago
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PwC
Salary: Competitive plus benefits
Posted: 9 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
NCC Group
Salary: Salary, Bonus, Pension, Holidays
Posted: 25 days ago
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Salary: Competitive
Posted: 15 days ago