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 3 months to 22 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
22 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Security Check (SC) Clearance
Rank 148 154 142
Rank change year-on-year +6 -12  
Permanent jobs citing SC Cleared 8 25 44
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Leeds 0.31% 0.76% 1.20%
As % of the Qualifications category 1.43% 3.42% 5.12%
Number of salaries quoted 4 8 32
Median salary £47,000 £45,000 £48,250
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.44% -6.73%  
90% offered a salary of more than £42,600 £36,550 £34,100
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £46,200 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £44,000 £45,000 £46,500
% change year-on-year -2.22% -3.22%  

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 academic qualifications and professional certifications cited in permanent job vacancies advertised in Leeds.

Academic & Professional Certification
Leeds
Permanent job vacancies requiring academic qualifications or professional certifications 561 732 859
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Leeds 21.81% 22.35% 23.50%
Number of salaries quoted 476 569 689
Median salary £42,500 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -5.55% -  
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £55,000 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,500

SC Cleared
Job Vacancy Trend in Leeds

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Leeds citing SC Cleared as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the Qualifications category.

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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leeds

For the 6 months to 22 March 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 30 (100.00%) Security Cleared
2 19 (63.33%) Windows
3 16 (53.33%) Unix
4 14 (46.67%) C
4 14 (46.67%) C#
4 14 (46.67%) C++
4 14 (46.67%) PHP
5 13 (43.33%) Java
6 12 (40.00%) Information Security
6 12 (40.00%) CREST Certified
7 11 (36.67%) Penetration Testing
7 11 (36.67%) Degree
7 11 (36.67%) SQL Server
8 10 (33.33%) Perl
9 9 (30.00%) .NET
9 9 (30.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 9 (30.00%) CESG
9 9 (30.00%) Network Security
10 8 (26.67%) OSCP
10 8 (26.67%) Cybersecurity
10 8 (26.67%) Wireless
10 8 (26.67%) Ruby
10 8 (26.67%) Agile Software Development
10 8 (26.67%) JavaScript
11 7 (23.33%) VB
11 7 (23.33%) VB.NET
11 7 (23.33%) Linux
11 7 (23.33%) Python
11 7 (23.33%) Project Management
11 7 (23.33%) Ethical Hacking

SC 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 4 (13.33%) BizTalk Server
2 2 (6.67%) Apache
2 2 (6.67%) Exchange Server 2007
2 2 (6.67%) IIS
2 2 (6.67%) MS Exchange
2 2 (6.67%) SharePoint
2 2 (6.67%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 2 (6.67%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 5 (16.67%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (3.33%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 9 (30.00%) Network Security
2 8 (26.67%) Wireless
3 5 (16.67%) Wireless Security
4 4 (13.33%) Cisco ASA
4 4 (13.33%) DNS
4 4 (13.33%) Firewall
4 4 (13.33%) HTTP
5 3 (10.00%) Wireshark
6 2 (6.67%) DHCP
6 2 (6.67%) Intrusion Detection
6 2 (6.67%) ISDN
6 2 (6.67%) LAN
6 2 (6.67%) LDAP
6 2 (6.67%) SSL
6 2 (6.67%) TCP/IP
6 2 (6.67%) VoIP
6 2 (6.67%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (36.67%) SQL Server
2 9 (30.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 6 (20.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 4 (13.33%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 2 (6.67%) Amazon RDS
5 2 (6.67%) SQL Server 2008
6 1 (3.33%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 5 (16.67%) Visual Studio
2 3 (10.00%) Burp Suite
2 3 (10.00%) JIRA
General
1 4 (13.33%) Publishing
2 3 (10.00%) Finance
3 1 (3.33%) Electronics
3 1 (3.33%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 12 (40.00%) Penetration Tester
1 12 (40.00%) Tester
2 9 (30.00%) Developer
3 7 (23.33%) Security Penetration Tester
3 7 (23.33%) Security Tester
4 6 (20.00%) Ethical Hacker
4 6 (20.00%) Software Developer
5 4 (13.33%) Infrastructure Engineer
6 3 (10.00%) Senior Developer
7 2 (6.67%) .NET Developer
7 2 (6.67%) IT Engineer
7 2 (6.67%) IT Infrastructure Engineer
7 2 (6.67%) Project Engineer
7 2 (6.67%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
7 2 (6.67%) Senior Software Developer
7 2 (6.67%) Server Engineer
7 2 (6.67%) Windows Engineer
7 2 (6.67%) Windows Infrastructure Engineer
7 2 (6.67%) Windows Server Engineer
8 1 (3.33%) Network Implementation Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (30.00%) .NET
2 6 (20.00%) Middleware
3 5 (16.67%) Web Services
4 4 (13.33%) .NET Framework
4 4 (13.33%) AngularJS
4 4 (13.33%) CSS
4 4 (13.33%) HTML
4 4 (13.33%) Twitter Bootstrap
5 3 (10.00%) RESTful
6 2 (6.67%) SOAP
7 1 (3.33%) JSON
7 1 (3.33%) Oracle Fusion
7 1 (3.33%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 9 (30.00%) CESG
2 6 (20.00%) Management Information System
3 5 (16.67%) Computer Science
3 5 (16.67%) Mobile App
4 2 (6.67%) PKI
5 1 (3.33%) Cybercrime
5 1 (3.33%) Driving Licence
Operating Systems
1 19 (63.33%) Windows
2 16 (53.33%) Unix
3 7 (23.33%) Linux
4 3 (10.00%) Kali Linux
5 2 (6.67%) Solaris
5 2 (6.67%) Windows Server
5 2 (6.67%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (40.00%) Information Security
2 11 (36.67%) Penetration Testing
3 8 (26.67%) Agile Software Development
3 8 (26.67%) Cybersecurity
4 7 (23.33%) Ethical Hacking
4 7 (23.33%) Project Management
4 7 (23.33%) Remediation Plan
4 7 (23.33%) Security Testing
5 6 (20.00%) Vulnerability Management
6 5 (16.67%) ERP
6 5 (16.67%) Social Engineering
6 5 (16.67%) Vulnerability Assessment
7 4 (13.33%) Front End Development
7 4 (13.33%) Network Packet Capture
7 4 (13.33%) Threat Modelling
7 4 (13.33%) Vulnerability Scanning
8 2 (6.67%) Email Filtering
8 2 (6.67%) Kalman Filter
8 2 (6.67%) Performance Tuning
8 2 (6.67%) Web Filtering
Programming Languages
1 14 (46.67%) C
1 14 (46.67%) C#
1 14 (46.67%) C++
1 14 (46.67%) PHP
2 13 (43.33%) Java
3 10 (33.33%) Perl
4 8 (26.67%) JavaScript
4 8 (26.67%) Ruby
5 7 (23.33%) Python
5 7 (23.33%) VB
5 7 (23.33%) VB.NET
6 5 (16.67%) VB6
7 4 (13.33%) SQL
8 3 (10.00%) PowerShell
9 2 (6.67%) Shell Script
9 2 (6.67%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 30 (100.00%) Security Cleared
2 12 (40.00%) CREST Certified
3 11 (36.67%) Degree
4 8 (26.67%) OSCP
5 7 (23.33%) CHECK Team Leader
6 6 (20.00%) CEH
7 4 (13.33%) CISA
7 4 (13.33%) CISSP
8 2 (6.67%) MCSA
8 2 (6.67%) MCSE
8 2 (6.67%) Microsoft Certification
9 1 (3.33%) CPTE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (3.33%) Data Quality
1 1 (3.33%) SLA
System Software
1 4 (13.33%) Virtual Machines
1 4 (13.33%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (6.67%) Active Directory
2 2 (6.67%) Hyper-V
2 2 (6.67%) Sendmail
2 2 (6.67%) Snort
2 2 (6.67%) vSphere
3 1 (3.33%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 3 (10.00%) Nessus
1 3 (10.00%) Nmap
2 2 (6.67%) MAILsweeper
2 2 (6.67%) Microsoft Intune
2 2 (6.67%) MIMEsweeper
2 2 (6.67%) Nagios
2 2 (6.67%) Norton AntiVirus
2 2 (6.67%) Proventia
2 2 (6.67%) SCCM
Vendors
1 4 (13.33%) Cisco
1 4 (13.33%) Microsoft
1 4 (13.33%) VMware
2 3 (10.00%) Oracle
3 2 (6.67%) Blue Coat
3 2 (6.67%) BT
3 2 (6.67%) Forcepoint
3 2 (6.67%) Intel Security
3 2 (6.67%) Juniper
3 2 (6.67%) Kaspersky
3 2 (6.67%) NetApp
3 2 (6.67%) Sun
3 2 (6.67%) Symantec
3 2 (6.67%) Tripwire
4 1 (3.33%) EMC
4 1 (3.33%) Splunk
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