Period
to 10 July 2020

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 10 July 2020 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Security Check (SC) Clearance
6 months to
10 Jul 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 98 108 180
Rank change year-on-year +10 +72 +36
Permanent jobs citing SC Cleared 28 73 44
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in Leeds 1.43% 2.33% 0.92%
As % of the Qualifications category 10.77% 14.43% 6.13%
Number of salaries quoted 31 71 38
Median annual salary £67,500 £50,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +35.00% +42.86% -46.15%
10th Percentile £38,750 £26,400 £18,500
90th Percentile £77,500 £58,750 £65,000
West Yorkshire median annual salary £67,500 £50,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year +35.00% +42.86% -30.00%

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 260 506 718
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Leeds 13.25% 16.16% 14.95%
Number of salaries quoted 193 425 580
Median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.26% +11.76% -
10th Percentile £26,250 £26,250 £21,250
90th Percentile £74,750 £68,250 £67,500
West Yorkshire median annual salary £50,000 £45,000 £42,000
% change year-on-year +11.11% +7.14% -1.18%

SC Cleared
Job Vacancy Trend in Leeds

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

Job vacancy trend for SC Cleared in Leeds

SC Cleared
Salary Trend in Leeds

3-month moving average salary quoted in jobs citing SC Cleared in Leeds.

Salary trend for SC Cleared in Leeds

SC Cleared
Salary Histogram in Leeds

Salary distribution for jobs citing SC Cleared in Leeds over the 6 months to 10 July 2020.

Salary histogram for SC Cleared in Leeds

For the 6 months to 10 July 2020, IT jobs citing SC Cleared also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads across the Leeds region with a requirement for SC Cleared.

1 28 (100.00%) Security Cleared
2 14 (50.00%) AWS
3 13 (46.43%) Agile Software Development
4 10 (35.71%) DevOps
5 9 (32.14%) Windows
6 8 (28.57%) Scrum
6 8 (28.57%) Azure
6 8 (28.57%) Amazon RDS
6 8 (28.57%) Windows Server
7 7 (25.00%) Amazon SQS
7 7 (25.00%) PowerShell
7 7 (25.00%) VMware
7 7 (25.00%) C#
7 7 (25.00%) Active Directory
8 6 (21.43%) SharePoint
8 6 (21.43%) DHCP
8 6 (21.43%) .NET
8 6 (21.43%) Oracle
8 6 (21.43%) SQL Server
8 6 (21.43%) DNS
8 6 (21.43%) MVC
8 6 (21.43%) Splunk
8 6 (21.43%) Skype
9 5 (17.86%) Azure Active Directory
9 5 (17.86%) Grafana
9 5 (17.86%) Octopus Deploy
9 5 (17.86%) Amazon CloudWatch
9 5 (17.86%) Proactive Monitoring
9 5 (17.86%) Problem-Solving
9 5 (17.86%) Tech Ops

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 6 (21.43%) SharePoint
2 5 (17.86%) IIS
2 5 (17.86%) Skype for Business
3 1 (3.57%) CMS
3 1 (3.57%) Confluence
3 1 (3.57%) Oracle Workflow
Cloud Services
1 14 (50.00%) AWS
2 8 (28.57%) Azure
3 7 (25.00%) Amazon SQS
4 5 (17.86%) Amazon CloudWatch
4 5 (17.86%) Azure Active Directory
5 3 (10.71%) Cloud Computing
6 2 (7.14%) Amazon EC2
6 2 (7.14%) AWS CloudFormation
6 2 (7.14%) GCP
7 1 (3.57%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 6 (21.43%) DHCP
1 6 (21.43%) DNS
1 6 (21.43%) Skype
2 1 (3.57%) Firewall
2 1 (3.57%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (28.57%) Amazon RDS
2 6 (21.43%) SQL Server
3 5 (17.86%) MongoDB
3 5 (17.86%) MySQL
4 2 (7.14%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 5 (17.86%) Octopus Deploy
1 5 (17.86%) TeamCity
2 4 (14.29%) Jenkins
3 3 (10.71%) JIRA
4 2 (7.14%) Bitbucket
4 2 (7.14%) DbUnit
4 2 (7.14%) Git (software)
4 2 (7.14%) jMock
4 2 (7.14%) JUnit
4 2 (7.14%) Maven
4 2 (7.14%) Mockito
4 2 (7.14%) SonarQube
5 1 (3.57%) GitLab
5 1 (3.57%) Subversion
5 1 (3.57%) Team Foundation Server
Job Titles
1 10 (35.71%) Developer
2 7 (25.00%) Analyst
3 5 (17.86%) Operations Engineer
3 5 (17.86%) Senior Operations Engineer
3 5 (17.86%) Senior Technical Engineer
3 5 (17.86%) Support Analyst
3 5 (17.86%) Technical Engineer
3 5 (17.86%) Technical Operations Engineer
4 4 (14.29%) .NET Developer
4 4 (14.29%) Java Developer
5 2 (7.14%) Analyst Developer
5 2 (7.14%) Developer Analyst
5 2 (7.14%) Platform Engineer
6 1 (3.57%) Agile Business Analyst
6 1 (3.57%) AWS Engineer
6 1 (3.57%) C# Developer
6 1 (3.57%) DevOps Engineer
6 1 (3.57%) Lead Java Developer
6 1 (3.57%) NHS Business Analyst
6 1 (3.57%) Senior Java Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (21.43%) .NET
2 5 (17.86%) .NET Framework
2 5 (17.86%) RabbitMQ
3 4 (14.29%) Web Services
4 2 (7.14%) ActiveMQ
4 2 (7.14%) Hibernate
4 2 (7.14%) JPA
4 2 (7.14%) PowerMock
4 2 (7.14%) RESTful
4 2 (7.14%) SOAP
4 2 (7.14%) Spring
4 2 (7.14%) Spring Boot
4 2 (7.14%) Spring Cloud
5 1 (3.57%) LDAP
5 1 (3.57%) Ninject
5 1 (3.57%) OAuth
5 1 (3.57%) OpenID
5 1 (3.57%) Razor View Engine
5 1 (3.57%) SailPoint
5 1 (3.57%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 3 (10.71%) Greenfield Project
1 3 (10.71%) Mobile Computing
2 1 (3.57%) Client/Server
2 1 (3.57%) Data Centre
2 1 (3.57%) NHS
2 1 (3.57%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 9 (32.14%) Windows
2 8 (28.57%) Windows Server
3 3 (10.71%) Linux
4 1 (3.57%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (46.43%) Agile Software Development
2 10 (35.71%) DevOps
3 8 (28.57%) Scrum
4 6 (21.43%) MVC
5 5 (17.86%) Proactive Monitoring
5 5 (17.86%) Problem-Solving
5 5 (17.86%) Tech Ops
6 4 (14.29%) BDD
6 4 (14.29%) Kanban
6 4 (14.29%) Microservices
6 4 (14.29%) TDD
7 3 (10.71%) Cybersecurity
7 3 (10.71%) ITIL
7 3 (10.71%) Mentoring
7 3 (10.71%) Risk Management
7 3 (10.71%) Security Architecture
8 2 (7.14%) Configuration Management
8 2 (7.14%) Continuous Integration
8 2 (7.14%) Open Source
8 2 (7.14%) SDLC
Programming Languages
1 7 (25.00%) C#
1 7 (25.00%) PowerShell
2 5 (17.86%) Java
2 5 (17.86%) SQL
3 4 (14.29%) Java 8
4 2 (7.14%) Bash Shell
5 1 (3.57%) C++
5 1 (3.57%) Python
5 1 (3.57%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 28 (100.00%) Security Cleared
2 2 (7.14%) CESG Certified Professional
2 2 (7.14%) CISMP
2 2 (7.14%) CompTIA Security+
2 2 (7.14%) CRISC
2 2 (7.14%) DV Cleared
3 1 (3.57%) Degree
3 1 (3.57%) HPE ATP
3 1 (3.57%) IIBA
3 1 (3.57%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (17.86%) SLA
2 1 (3.57%) Data Quality
System Software
1 7 (25.00%) Active Directory
2 5 (17.86%) Hyper-V
3 4 (14.29%) Docker
4 3 (10.71%) vSphere
5 2 (7.14%) Postfix
6 1 (3.57%) NDS
6 1 (3.57%) NetIQ eDirectory
6 1 (3.57%) VMware ESXi
6 1 (3.57%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 5 (17.86%) Grafana
2 4 (14.29%) Kubernetes
3 3 (10.71%) Terraform
4 2 (7.14%) Ansible
4 2 (7.14%) Packer
4 2 (7.14%) Puppet
5 1 (3.57%) NetIQ Identity Manager
5 1 (3.57%) Oracle Identity Manager
5 1 (3.57%) Tivoli
5 1 (3.57%) Tivoli Identity Manager
Vendors
1 7 (25.00%) VMware
2 6 (21.43%) Oracle
2 6 (21.43%) Splunk
3 5 (17.86%) Microsoft
4 2 (7.14%) Atlassian
4 2 (7.14%) Google
5 1 (3.57%) ForgeRock
5 1 (3.57%) IBM
5 1 (3.57%) NetIQ
5 1 (3.57%) Novell
5 1 (3.57%) Okta
5 1 (3.57%) Ping Identity