Period
to 23 February 2018

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 23 February 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Security Check (SC) Clearance
6 months to
23 Feb 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 154 203 172
Rank change year-on-year +49 -31 +49
Permanent jobs citing SC Cleared 68 31 86
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Leeds 1.37% 0.58% 1.26%
As % of the Qualifications category 8.54% 2.56% 5.43%
Number of salaries quoted 54 13 16
Leeds median annual salary £40,000 £42,000 £42,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -4.76% - -11.58%
10th Percentile £27,375 £36,250 £20,000
90th Percentile £75,000 £56,900 £51,000
West Yorkshire median annual salary £40,000 £42,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year -4.76% -6.67% -4.26%

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 796 1,210 1,584
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Leeds 16.07% 22.65% 23.15%
Number of salaries quoted 643 1,031 1,178
Leeds median annual salary £40,000 £41,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -2.44% +2.50% -
10th Percentile £25,750 £26,250 £24,705
90th Percentile £61,250 £58,750 £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 23 February 2018.

Salary histogram for SC Cleared in Leeds

For the 6 months to 23 February 2018, 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 68 (100.00%) Security Cleared
2 24 (35.29%) Windows
3 22 (32.35%) ITIL
4 21 (30.88%) Configuration Management
5 20 (29.41%) Service Delivery
5 20 (29.41%) Military
5 20 (29.41%) Windows Server 2012
5 20 (29.41%) Windows Server
5 20 (29.41%) Xerox
6 19 (27.94%) VMware
6 19 (27.94%) Citrix
6 19 (27.94%) SQL
7 18 (26.47%) VMware Infrastructure
8 17 (25.00%) Time Management
8 17 (25.00%) TCP/IP
9 16 (23.53%) Finance
9 16 (23.53%) Agile Software Development
9 16 (23.53%) Windows Server 2008
9 16 (23.53%) Presales
10 15 (22.06%) Billing
10 15 (22.06%) Fat Client
10 15 (22.06%) Replication
10 15 (22.06%) Thin Client
10 15 (22.06%) C
10 15 (22.06%) C#
11 14 (20.59%) Cisco
12 12 (17.65%) Scrum
12 12 (17.65%) C++
12 12 (17.65%) Java
12 12 (17.65%) Kanban

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 (8.82%) SharePoint
1 6 (8.82%) Skype for Business
2 3 (4.41%) IIS
3 1 (1.47%) BizTalk Server
3 1 (1.47%) Exchange Server 2010
3 1 (1.47%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 5 (7.35%) Microsoft Excel
1 5 (7.35%) Microsoft Office
2 1 (1.47%) Spreadsheet
Cloud Services
1 9 (13.24%) Microsoft Azure
2 3 (4.41%) Amazon AWS
3 2 (2.94%) Azure Active Directory
4 1 (1.47%) Amazon EC2
4 1 (1.47%) Amazon S3
4 1 (1.47%) AWS CloudFormation
4 1 (1.47%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
4 1 (1.47%) AWS Lambda
4 1 (1.47%) Cortana Intelligence Suite
4 1 (1.47%) IaaS
4 1 (1.47%) PaaS
4 1 (1.47%) Serverless
Communications & Networking
1 17 (25.00%) TCP/IP
2 8 (11.76%) Cisco Nexus
3 7 (10.29%) Wi-Fi
4 5 (7.35%) Firewall
4 5 (7.35%) SAN
5 4 (5.88%) DHCP
5 4 (5.88%) DNS
5 4 (5.88%) Network Security
5 4 (5.88%) Wireshark
6 2 (2.94%) Skype
6 2 (2.94%) Wireless
7 1 (1.47%) Cisco ASA
7 1 (1.47%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
7 1 (1.47%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
7 1 (1.47%) Junos
7 1 (1.47%) SMTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (16.18%) SQL Server
2 6 (8.82%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 3 (4.41%) Amazon RDS
4 2 (2.94%) Relational Database
4 2 (2.94%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 2 (2.94%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 1 (1.47%) Azure SQL Database
5 1 (1.47%) Big Data
5 1 (1.47%) Data Lake
5 1 (1.47%) Data Mining
5 1 (1.47%) Data Warehouse
5 1 (1.47%) Hadoop
5 1 (1.47%) Microsoft Analysis Services
5 1 (1.47%) Power BI
5 1 (1.47%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 12 (17.65%) Selenium
2 10 (14.71%) Atlassian Bamboo
2 10 (14.71%) Buildbot
2 10 (14.71%) Cucumber
2 10 (14.71%) Jenkins
2 10 (14.71%) Ranorex
3 6 (8.82%) Appium
3 6 (8.82%) Gatling
3 6 (8.82%) JMeter
3 6 (8.82%) NeoLoad
3 6 (8.82%) SoapUI
3 6 (8.82%) WATIR
3 6 (8.82%) WebLOAD
4 2 (2.94%) Git (software)
5 1 (1.47%) Grunt
5 1 (1.47%) gulp
5 1 (1.47%) JIRA
5 1 (1.47%) Visual Studio
5 1 (1.47%) webpack
General
1 20 (29.41%) Military
2 16 (23.53%) Finance
3 15 (22.06%) Billing
4 10 (14.71%) Legal
4 10 (14.71%) Retail
5 5 (7.35%) Electronics
6 2 (2.94%) Telecoms
7 1 (1.47%) Financial Institution
7 1 (1.47%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 16 (23.53%) Consultant
2 15 (22.06%) Developer
3 14 (20.59%) Analyst
4 12 (17.65%) Technical Support
5 11 (16.18%) Technical Leader
6 10 (14.71%) Agile Developer
6 10 (14.71%) Agile Java Developer
6 10 (14.71%) Developer in Test
6 10 (14.71%) Java Consultant
6 10 (14.71%) Java Developer
6 10 (14.71%) Java Developer in Test
6 10 (14.71%) SC Cleared Java Developer
6 10 (14.71%) Test Automation Consultant
6 10 (14.71%) Test Automation Developer
6 10 (14.71%) Test Consultant
7 8 (11.76%) Network Support
8 7 (10.29%) Network Engineer
8 7 (10.29%) Technical Analyst
9 6 (8.82%) Lead Developer
9 6 (8.82%) Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (8.82%) .NET
2 5 (7.35%) Middleware
3 4 (5.88%) SailPoint
4 3 (4.41%) HTML
5 2 (2.94%) AngularJS
5 2 (2.94%) CSS
5 2 (2.94%) SOAP
5 2 (2.94%) XML
6 1 (1.47%) LESS
6 1 (1.47%) Node.js
6 1 (1.47%) React
6 1 (1.47%) RESTful
6 1 (1.47%) Sass
6 1 (1.47%) Semantic HTML
6 1 (1.47%) Sensu
6 1 (1.47%) Twitter Bootstrap
6 1 (1.47%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 15 (22.06%) Fat Client
1 15 (22.06%) Replication
1 15 (22.06%) Thin Client
2 6 (8.82%) Analytical Skills
2 6 (8.82%) PKI
3 5 (7.35%) e-Learning
3 5 (7.35%) Management Information System
4 4 (5.88%) Clustering
5 2 (2.94%) Computer Science
5 2 (2.94%) Public Cloud
6 1 (1.47%) Blackberry
6 1 (1.47%) Hybrid Cloud
6 1 (1.47%) Private Cloud
6 1 (1.47%) W3C
Operating Systems
1 24 (35.29%) Windows
2 20 (29.41%) Windows Server
2 20 (29.41%) Windows Server 2012
3 16 (23.53%) Windows Server 2008
4 3 (4.41%) Linux
5 1 (1.47%) Android
5 1 (1.47%) Apple iOS
5 1 (1.47%) Windows 10
5 1 (1.47%) Windows 7
5 1 (1.47%) Windows Mobile
5 1 (1.47%) Windows Server 2003
5 1 (1.47%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 22 (32.35%) ITIL
2 21 (30.88%) Configuration Management
3 20 (29.41%) Service Delivery
4 17 (25.00%) Time Management
5 16 (23.53%) Agile Software Development
5 16 (23.53%) Presales
6 12 (17.65%) Kanban
6 12 (17.65%) Scrum
6 12 (17.65%) Test Automation
7 11 (16.18%) People Management
7 11 (16.18%) Software Testing
8 10 (14.71%) BDD
8 10 (14.71%) Continuous Integration
8 10 (14.71%) DSDM
8 10 (14.71%) Software Engineering
8 10 (14.71%) TDD
9 7 (10.29%) ITSM
10 6 (8.82%) Load Balancing
10 6 (8.82%) Mentoring
11 5 (7.35%) Cybersecurity
Programming Languages
1 19 (27.94%) SQL
2 15 (22.06%) C
2 15 (22.06%) C#
3 12 (17.65%) C++
3 12 (17.65%) Java
4 11 (16.18%) Python
5 10 (14.71%) PHP
5 10 (14.71%) Ruby
5 10 (14.71%) Scala
6 4 (5.88%) VB
6 4 (5.88%) VB6
7 2 (2.94%) JavaScript
7 2 (2.94%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 68 (100.00%) Security Cleared
2 8 (11.76%) Cisco Certification
3 7 (10.29%) CCNP
3 7 (10.29%) Microsoft Certification
4 5 (7.35%) A+ Certification
4 5 (7.35%) CCNA
4 5 (7.35%) MCDST
5 4 (5.88%) CCSE
5 4 (5.88%) CISM
5 4 (5.88%) CISSP
5 4 (5.88%) Degree
5 4 (5.88%) JNCIA
5 4 (5.88%) JNCIP
6 3 (4.41%) CCIE
6 3 (4.41%) PCI QSA
7 2 (2.94%) CCSA
7 2 (2.94%) MCSE
8 1 (1.47%) CISA
8 1 (1.47%) JNCIS
8 1 (1.47%) MCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (11.76%) SLA
2 3 (4.41%) GDPR
2 3 (4.41%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 3 (4.41%) NIST 800
2 3 (4.41%) PCI DSS
3 2 (2.94%) PMO
4 1 (1.47%) HIPAA
4 1 (1.47%) ISO/IEC 20000
System Software
1 18 (26.47%) VMware Infrastructure
2 8 (11.76%) Active Directory
3 6 (8.82%) Hyper-V
4 5 (7.35%) XenDesktop
5 4 (5.88%) XenApp
5 4 (5.88%) XenServer
6 1 (1.47%) ProxySG
6 1 (1.47%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 5 (7.35%) SCCM
2 4 (5.88%) Backup Exec
2 4 (5.88%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
2 4 (5.88%) SCOM
3 2 (2.94%) Opscode Chef
3 2 (2.94%) Puppet
3 2 (2.94%) ServiceCenter
4 1 (1.47%) Ansible
4 1 (1.47%) Microsoft Intune
4 1 (1.47%) MIMEsweeper
4 1 (1.47%) QRadar
4 1 (1.47%) Single Sign-On
4 1 (1.47%) Terraform
Vendors
1 20 (29.41%) Xerox
2 19 (27.94%) Citrix
2 19 (27.94%) VMware
3 14 (20.59%) Cisco
4 11 (16.18%) HP
5 9 (13.24%) Dell
6 8 (11.76%) CheckPoint
6 8 (11.76%) F5
6 8 (11.76%) Juniper
6 8 (11.76%) Microsoft
7 6 (8.82%) Aruba
7 6 (8.82%) Ubiquiti
8 5 (7.35%) Apple
9 4 (5.88%) CommVault
9 4 (5.88%) CyberArk
9 4 (5.88%) Extreme Networks
9 4 (5.88%) Meraki
9 4 (5.88%) NetIQ
9 4 (5.88%) Veeam
10 1 (1.47%) LogRhythm