The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Leeds with a requirement for Security Cleared qualifications. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 27 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Security Clearance
3 months to
27 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 143 123 132
Rank change year-on-year -20 +9  
Permanent jobs citing Security Cleared 14 42 46
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Leeds 0.56% 1.45% 1.40%
As % of the Qualifications category 3.03% 6.57% 6.49%
Number of salaries quoted 11 15 25
Median salary £42,500 £45,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -5.55% +20.00%  
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £32,700 £20,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £63,200 £49,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000

Security 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 462 639 709
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Leeds 18.39% 22.09% 21.55%
Number of salaries quoted 339 542 552
Median salary £45,000 £42,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +7.14% -1.17%  
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £25,000 £28,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £55,000 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £41,500
% change year-on-year - +2.40%  

Security Cleared
Job Vacancy Trend in Leeds

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

Job vacancy trend for Security Cleared in Leeds

Security Cleared
Salary Trend in Leeds

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

Salary trend for Security Cleared in Leeds

Security Cleared
Salary Histogram in Leeds

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Security Cleared in Leeds over the 3 months to 27 June 2017.

Salary histogram for Security Cleared in Leeds

For the 6 months to 27 June 2017, 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 Leeds region with a requirement for Security Cleared.

1 18 (58.06%) SC Cleared
2 12 (38.71%) Microsoft Azure
3 11 (35.48%) Finance
4 10 (32.26%) SQL Server
5 9 (29.03%) Microsoft
6 8 (25.81%) Microsoft Certification
6 8 (25.81%) Vulnerability Assessment
6 8 (25.81%) Penetration Testing
6 8 (25.81%) Degree
6 8 (25.81%) Social Engineering
6 8 (25.81%) Network Packet Capture
7 7 (22.58%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 7 (22.58%) Cisco
7 7 (22.58%) MCSE
8 6 (19.35%) SQL
8 6 (19.35%) CHECK Team Leader
8 6 (19.35%) Amazon AWS
8 6 (19.35%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 5 (16.13%) SharePoint
9 5 (16.13%) Data Warehouse
9 5 (16.13%) Business Intelligence
9 5 (16.13%) Service Delivery
9 5 (16.13%) Active Directory
9 5 (16.13%) PowerShell
9 5 (16.13%) Agile Software Development
10 4 (12.90%) TDD
10 4 (12.90%) Release Management
10 4 (12.90%) HP
10 4 (12.90%) Dell
10 4 (12.90%) SLA

Security 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 5 (16.13%) SharePoint
2 3 (9.68%) IIS
2 3 (9.68%) Office Communications Server
2 3 (9.68%) SharePoint 2010
2 3 (9.68%) SharePoint 2013
2 3 (9.68%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 4 (12.90%) Microsoft Office
2 2 (6.45%) Microsoft Excel
3 1 (3.23%) Microsoft Project
Business Applications
1 2 (6.45%) Sentinel
Cloud Services
1 12 (38.71%) Microsoft Azure
2 6 (19.35%) Amazon AWS
3 2 (6.45%) Azure Active Directory
3 2 (6.45%) Cortana Intelligence Suite
3 2 (6.45%) IaaS
3 2 (6.45%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (9.68%) DHCP
1 3 (9.68%) DNS
1 3 (9.68%) ISDN
1 3 (9.68%) LAN
1 3 (9.68%) SAN
1 3 (9.68%) VoIP
1 3 (9.68%) VPN
2 2 (6.45%) WebEx
3 1 (3.23%) Cisco Nexus
3 1 (3.23%) Wi-Fi
3 1 (3.23%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (32.26%) SQL Server
2 7 (22.58%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 6 (19.35%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 5 (16.13%) Data Warehouse
5 3 (9.68%) Amazon RDS
6 2 (6.45%) Azure SQL Database
6 2 (6.45%) Big Data
6 2 (6.45%) Data Lake
6 2 (6.45%) Data Mining
6 2 (6.45%) Hadoop
6 2 (6.45%) Microsoft Analysis Services
6 2 (6.45%) Power BI
6 2 (6.45%) RDBMS
6 2 (6.45%) Relational Database
6 2 (6.45%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 1 (3.23%) JIRA
1 1 (3.23%) Visual Studio
General
1 11 (35.48%) Finance
2 3 (9.68%) Legal
3 1 (3.23%) Electronics
3 1 (3.23%) Military
Job Titles
1 8 (25.81%) Consultant
2 3 (9.68%) DBA
2 3 (9.68%) Developer
2 3 (9.68%) Development DBA
2 3 (9.68%) Operations Engineer
2 3 (9.68%) Technical Engineer
2 3 (9.68%) Technical Operations Engineer
3 2 (6.45%) Azure Consultant
3 2 (6.45%) Business Consultant
3 2 (6.45%) Business Intelligence Consultant
3 2 (6.45%) Infrastructure Consultant
3 2 (6.45%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 2 (6.45%) Junior Consultant
3 2 (6.45%) Microsoft BI Consultant
3 2 (6.45%) Microsoft Consultant
3 2 (6.45%) Penetration Tester
3 2 (6.45%) Presales Consultant
3 2 (6.45%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
3 2 (6.45%) Vulnerability Consultant
3 2 (6.45%) Vulnerability Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (3.23%) JSON
1 1 (3.23%) Middleware
1 1 (3.23%) Oracle Fusion
1 1 (3.23%) RESTful
1 1 (3.23%) Web Services
1 1 (3.23%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 3 (9.68%) Clustering
1 3 (9.68%) Data Centre
1 3 (9.68%) PKI
2 2 (6.45%) Driving Licence
2 2 (6.45%) Private Cloud
3 1 (3.23%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (3.23%) e-Learning
3 1 (3.23%) Greenfield Project
3 1 (3.23%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 4 (12.90%) Windows
2 3 (9.68%) Linux
2 3 (9.68%) Unix
2 3 (9.68%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (25.81%) Network Packet Capture
1 8 (25.81%) Penetration Testing
1 8 (25.81%) Social Engineering
1 8 (25.81%) Vulnerability Assessment
2 5 (16.13%) Agile Software Development
2 5 (16.13%) Business Intelligence
2 5 (16.13%) Service Delivery
3 4 (12.90%) Cybersecurity
3 4 (12.90%) ITIL
3 4 (12.90%) Performance Tuning
3 4 (12.90%) Release Management
3 4 (12.90%) TDD
4 3 (9.68%) Capacity Planning
4 3 (9.68%) Change Control
4 3 (9.68%) DevOps
4 3 (9.68%) Disaster Recovery
4 3 (9.68%) Infrastructure Monitoring
4 3 (9.68%) Proactive Monitoring
5 2 (6.45%) Process Management
5 2 (6.45%) Risk Management
Programming Languages
1 6 (19.35%) SQL
2 5 (16.13%) PowerShell
3 4 (12.90%) T-SQL
4 1 (3.23%) C
4 1 (3.23%) C#
4 1 (3.23%) Java
4 1 (3.23%) JavaScript
4 1 (3.23%) VB
4 1 (3.23%) VB6
Qualifications
1 18 (58.06%) SC Cleared
2 8 (25.81%) Degree
2 8 (25.81%) Microsoft Certification
3 7 (22.58%) MCSE
4 6 (19.35%) CHECK Team Leader
5 4 (12.90%) MCSA
6 3 (9.68%) MCP
7 2 (6.45%) CHECK Team Member
7 2 (6.45%) CREST Certified
7 2 (6.45%) CTC Cleared
8 1 (3.23%) A+ Certification
8 1 (3.23%) APMP
8 1 (3.23%) CBAP
8 1 (3.23%) CCNA
8 1 (3.23%) CCNP
8 1 (3.23%) CCSA
8 1 (3.23%) CCSE
8 1 (3.23%) Cisco Certification
8 1 (3.23%) IIBA
8 1 (3.23%) MCDST
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (12.90%) SLA
2 3 (9.68%) Data Quality
System Software
1 5 (16.13%) Active Directory
2 3 (9.68%) Hyper-V
2 3 (9.68%) VMware ESXi
2 3 (9.68%) VMware Infrastructure
2 3 (9.68%) vSphere
2 3 (9.68%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 3 (9.68%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
1 3 (9.68%) SCOM
1 3 (9.68%) ServiceCenter
2 2 (6.45%) Microsoft Intune
2 2 (6.45%) SCCM
Vendors
1 9 (29.03%) Microsoft
2 7 (22.58%) Cisco
3 4 (12.90%) Dell
3 4 (12.90%) HP
4 3 (9.68%) CheckPoint
4 3 (9.68%) Citrix
4 3 (9.68%) CommVault
4 3 (9.68%) F5
4 3 (9.68%) Huawei
4 3 (9.68%) Veeam
4 3 (9.68%) VMware
5 2 (6.45%) CyberArk
5 2 (6.45%) Fortinet
5 2 (6.45%) Gemalto
5 2 (6.45%) Kaspersky
5 2 (6.45%) LogRhythm
5 2 (6.45%) McAfee
5 2 (6.45%) Palo Alto
5 2 (6.45%) Proofpoint
5 2 (6.45%) Tripwire
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