Period
to 22 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Leeds with a requirement for SC Cleared qualifications. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered over the 6 months to 22 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Security Check (SC) Clearance
6 months to
22 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 155 200 183
Rank change year-on-year +45 -17 +73
Permanent jobs citing SC Cleared 58 38 87
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Leeds 1.16% 0.70% 1.27%
As % of the Qualifications category 5.87% 2.97% 5.30%
Number of salaries quoted 53 16 28
Leeds median annual salary £41,500 £42,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -1.19% -6.67% -3.23%
10th Percentile £20,800 £35,000 £21,900
90th Percentile £75,000 £56,000 £63,000
West Yorkshire median annual salary £40,000 £46,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year -13.98% +3.33% -3.23%

SC Cleared is in the Academic Qualifications and Professional Certifications category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in Leeds with a requirement for academic qualifications or professional certifications.

All Academic and Professional Certifications
Leeds
Permanent vacancies requiring academic qualifications or professional certifications 988 1278 1642
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Leeds 19.78% 23.46% 23.94%
Number of salaries quoted 786 1108 1244
Leeds median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.25% - -
10th Percentile £23,250 £26,000 £24,825
90th Percentile £61,250 £61,692 £62,500
West Yorkshire median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

SC Cleared
Job Vacancy Trend in Leeds

Job postings citing SC Cleared as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Leeds.

Job vacancy trend for SC Cleared in Leeds

SC Cleared
Salary Trend in Leeds

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing SC Cleared in Leeds.

Salary trend for SC Cleared in Leeds

SC Cleared
Salary Histogram in Leeds

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing SC Cleared in Leeds over the 6 months to 22 November 2017.

Salary histogram for SC Cleared in Leeds

For the 6 months to 22 November 2017, IT jobs citing SC 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 SC Cleared.

1 58 (100.00%) Security Cleared
2 22 (37.93%) ITIL
3 20 (34.48%) Windows
4 18 (31.03%) Service Delivery
5 17 (29.31%) Military
5 17 (29.31%) SQL Server
5 17 (29.31%) Cisco
5 17 (29.31%) Citrix
5 17 (29.31%) Windows Server
5 17 (29.31%) Xerox
6 16 (27.59%) SQL
7 15 (25.86%) VMware
7 15 (25.86%) Configuration Management
7 15 (25.86%) VMware Infrastructure
8 14 (24.14%) Microsoft Azure
9 13 (22.41%) Windows Server 2012
9 13 (22.41%) Time Management
9 13 (22.41%) Microsoft Certification
10 12 (20.69%) Microsoft
10 12 (20.69%) TCP/IP
10 12 (20.69%) Presales
11 11 (18.97%) HP
11 11 (18.97%) Dell
11 11 (18.97%) Thin Client
11 11 (18.97%) Billing
11 11 (18.97%) Replication
11 11 (18.97%) Windows Server 2008
11 11 (18.97%) Fat Client
12 10 (17.24%) Active Directory
12 10 (17.24%) SLA

SC Cleared
Co-occurring 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 (13.79%) SharePoint
2 6 (10.34%) Skype for Business
3 4 (6.90%) IIS
4 3 (5.17%) Office Communications Server
4 3 (5.17%) SharePoint 2010
4 3 (5.17%) SharePoint 2013
5 2 (3.45%) Apache
5 2 (3.45%) Apache Spark
6 1 (1.72%) Apache Pig
6 1 (1.72%) BizTalk Server
6 1 (1.72%) JBoss
6 1 (1.72%) nginx
6 1 (1.72%) WebLogic
6 1 (1.72%) WebSphere
Applications
1 9 (15.52%) Microsoft Office
2 6 (10.34%) Microsoft Excel
Cloud Services
1 14 (24.14%) Microsoft Azure
2 7 (12.07%) Amazon AWS
3 4 (6.90%) Azure Active Directory
4 3 (5.17%) IaaS
4 3 (5.17%) PaaS
5 2 (3.45%) Cortana Intelligence Suite
6 1 (1.72%) Amazon EC2
6 1 (1.72%) Amazon S3
6 1 (1.72%) AWS CloudFormation
6 1 (1.72%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
6 1 (1.72%) AWS Lambda
6 1 (1.72%) Bluemix
6 1 (1.72%) GitHub
6 1 (1.72%) IBM Cloud
6 1 (1.72%) Serverless
Communications & Networking
1 12 (20.69%) TCP/IP
2 7 (12.07%) Cisco Nexus
3 6 (10.34%) Wi-Fi
4 5 (8.62%) Firewall
4 5 (8.62%) SAN
5 4 (6.90%) DHCP
5 4 (6.90%) DNS
5 4 (6.90%) Wireshark
6 3 (5.17%) ISDN
6 3 (5.17%) LAN
6 3 (5.17%) VoIP
6 3 (5.17%) VPN
7 2 (3.45%) Network Security
7 2 (3.45%) Wireless
8 1 (1.72%) Cisco ASA
8 1 (1.72%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
8 1 (1.72%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
8 1 (1.72%) Junos
Database & Business Intelligence
1 17 (29.31%) SQL Server
2 9 (15.52%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 4 (6.90%) Amazon RDS
3 4 (6.90%) Hadoop
4 3 (5.17%) Big Data
4 3 (5.17%) Relational Database
4 3 (5.17%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 3 (5.17%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 2 (3.45%) Apache Hive
5 2 (3.45%) Azure SQL Database
5 2 (3.45%) Data Lake
5 2 (3.45%) Data Mining
5 2 (3.45%) Data Warehouse
5 2 (3.45%) Microsoft Analysis Services
5 2 (3.45%) Power BI
5 2 (3.45%) RDBMS
6 1 (1.72%) HBase
6 1 (1.72%) Impala
6 1 (1.72%) MariaDB
6 1 (1.72%) Sqoop
Development Applications
1 3 (5.17%) Git (software)
1 3 (5.17%) Selenium
2 2 (3.45%) gulp
2 2 (3.45%) JIRA
2 2 (3.45%) webpack
3 1 (1.72%) Cucumber
3 1 (1.72%) Eclipse
3 1 (1.72%) Grunt
3 1 (1.72%) Jenkins
3 1 (1.72%) Talend Open Studio
3 1 (1.72%) Vagrant
3 1 (1.72%) Visual Studio
General
1 17 (29.31%) Military
2 11 (18.97%) Billing
3 6 (10.34%) Electronics
4 3 (5.17%) Legal
5 2 (3.45%) Finance
6 1 (1.72%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 10 (17.24%) Technical Leader
2 9 (15.52%) Analyst
3 7 (12.07%) Consultant
3 7 (12.07%) Developer
3 7 (12.07%) Network Support
3 7 (12.07%) Senior Developer
3 7 (12.07%) Technical Support
4 6 (10.34%) .NET Developer
4 6 (10.34%) 2nd Line Support
4 6 (10.34%) Network Engineer
4 6 (10.34%) Senior .NET Developer
5 5 (8.62%) Network Specialist
5 5 (8.62%) Network Support Engineer
5 5 (8.62%) Network Support Specialist
5 5 (8.62%) Support Engineer
5 5 (8.62%) Support Specialist
5 5 (8.62%) Technical Analyst
6 4 (6.90%) Operations Engineer
6 4 (6.90%) Technical Engineer
6 4 (6.90%) Technical Operations Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (15.52%) .NET
2 7 (12.07%) Middleware
3 3 (5.17%) HTML
4 2 (3.45%) AngularJS
4 2 (3.45%) CSS
4 2 (3.45%) Kafka
4 2 (3.45%) Node.js
4 2 (3.45%) React
4 2 (3.45%) Sass
4 2 (3.45%) SOAP
4 2 (3.45%) Web Services
4 2 (3.45%) XML
5 1 (1.72%) ASP.NET Web API
5 1 (1.72%) Elastic Stack
5 1 (1.72%) Ember.js
5 1 (1.72%) LESS
5 1 (1.72%) Semantic HTML
5 1 (1.72%) Sensu
5 1 (1.72%) Spark Streaming
5 1 (1.72%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 11 (18.97%) Fat Client
1 11 (18.97%) Replication
1 11 (18.97%) Thin Client
2 7 (12.07%) PKI
3 6 (10.34%) Analytical Skills
3 6 (10.34%) e-Learning
3 6 (10.34%) Management Information System
4 5 (8.62%) Clustering
5 3 (5.17%) Data Centre
5 3 (5.17%) Private Cloud
6 2 (3.45%) Public Cloud
7 1 (1.72%) Hybrid Cloud
7 1 (1.72%) NHS
7 1 (1.72%) W3C
Operating Systems
1 20 (34.48%) Windows
2 17 (29.31%) Windows Server
3 13 (22.41%) Windows Server 2012
4 11 (18.97%) Windows Server 2008
5 8 (13.79%) Linux
6 3 (5.17%) Unix
7 1 (1.72%) Android
7 1 (1.72%) Apple iOS
7 1 (1.72%) CentOS
7 1 (1.72%) Ubuntu
7 1 (1.72%) Windows 10
7 1 (1.72%) Windows Mobile
Processes & Methodologies
1 22 (37.93%) ITIL
2 18 (31.03%) Service Delivery
3 15 (25.86%) Configuration Management
4 13 (22.41%) Time Management
5 12 (20.69%) Presales
6 9 (15.52%) DevOps
6 9 (15.52%) People Management
7 8 (13.79%) Agile Software Development
8 7 (12.07%) Load Balancing
9 6 (10.34%) Change Management
9 6 (10.34%) Disaster Recovery
9 6 (10.34%) ITSM
9 6 (10.34%) Logistics
9 6 (10.34%) Mathematics
9 6 (10.34%) Process Improvement
10 4 (6.90%) Capacity Management
10 4 (6.90%) Data Modelling
10 4 (6.90%) Proactive Monitoring
11 3 (5.17%) Analytics
11 3 (5.17%) Infrastructure Monitoring
Programming Languages
1 16 (27.59%) SQL
2 8 (13.79%) C#
3 6 (10.34%) C
3 6 (10.34%) VB
3 6 (10.34%) VB6
4 4 (6.90%) Java
5 3 (5.17%) PowerShell
5 3 (5.17%) Python
6 2 (3.45%) C++
6 2 (3.45%) JavaScript
7 1 (1.72%) ES6
7 1 (1.72%) Scala
7 1 (1.72%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 58 (100.00%) Security Cleared
2 13 (22.41%) Microsoft Certification
3 7 (12.07%) Cisco Certification
3 7 (12.07%) MCSE
4 6 (10.34%) A+ Certification
4 6 (10.34%) CCNP
4 6 (10.34%) MCDST
5 4 (6.90%) CCNA
5 4 (6.90%) CCSE
5 4 (6.90%) JNCIA
5 4 (6.90%) JNCIP
6 3 (5.17%) CCIE
6 3 (5.17%) MCP
6 3 (5.17%) MCSA
7 2 (3.45%) CCSA
8 1 (1.72%) CISM
8 1 (1.72%) CISSP
8 1 (1.72%) Degree
8 1 (1.72%) JNCIS
8 1 (1.72%) PCI QSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (17.24%) SLA
2 1 (1.72%) GDPR
2 1 (1.72%) HIPAA
2 1 (1.72%) ISO/IEC 20000
2 1 (1.72%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (1.72%) NIST 800
2 1 (1.72%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 15 (25.86%) VMware Infrastructure
2 10 (17.24%) Active Directory
3 6 (10.34%) Hyper-V
3 6 (10.34%) XenDesktop
4 3 (5.17%) VMware ESXi
4 3 (5.17%) vSphere
5 2 (3.45%) XenApp
5 2 (3.45%) XenServer
6 1 (1.72%) Apache Flume
6 1 (1.72%) Docker
6 1 (1.72%) ProxySG
6 1 (1.72%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 5 (8.62%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
1 5 (8.62%) SCOM
2 3 (5.17%) Ansible
2 3 (5.17%) Opscode Chef
2 3 (5.17%) Puppet
2 3 (5.17%) SCCM
2 3 (5.17%) ServiceCenter
3 2 (3.45%) Backup Exec
4 1 (1.72%) Mesos
4 1 (1.72%) Microsoft Intune
4 1 (1.72%) QRadar
4 1 (1.72%) Terraform
Vendors
1 17 (29.31%) Cisco
1 17 (29.31%) Citrix
1 17 (29.31%) Xerox
2 15 (25.86%) VMware
3 12 (20.69%) Microsoft
4 11 (18.97%) Dell
4 11 (18.97%) HP
5 8 (13.79%) CheckPoint
6 7 (12.07%) F5
6 7 (12.07%) Juniper
7 6 (10.34%) Apple
7 6 (10.34%) Aruba
7 6 (10.34%) Ubiquiti
8 5 (8.62%) CommVault
8 5 (8.62%) Veeam
9 4 (6.90%) Extreme Networks
9 4 (6.90%) Meraki
10 3 (5.17%) Huawei
11 1 (1.72%) Fortinet
11 1 (1.72%) Splunk