Period
to 16 July 2018

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 6 months to 16 July 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Security Clearance
6 months to
16 Jul 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 125 200 173
Rank change year-on-year +75 -27 -8
Permanent jobs citing Security Cleared 89 36 85
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Leeds 1.85% 0.70% 1.40%
As % of the Qualifications category 12.16% 3.54% 6.25%
Number of salaries quoted 57 28 40
Leeds median annual salary £40,000 £48,250 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -17.10% +7.22% -5.26%
10th Percentile £18,500 £32,500 £25,725
90th Percentile £59,200 £70,000 £61,300
West Yorkshire median annual salary £41,250 £44,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year -6.25% -2.22% -5.26%

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 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 732 1,017 1,360
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Leeds 15.21% 19.86% 22.44%
Number of salaries quoted 591 804 1,115
Leeds median annual salary £42,000 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -1.18% +6.25% -5.88%
10th Percentile £21,250 £25,075 £25,000
90th Percentile £67,500 £60,000 £63,250
West Yorkshire median annual salary £42,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year -1.18% +6.25% -

Security Cleared
Job Vacancy Trend in Leeds

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

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 6 months to 16 July 2018.

Salary histogram for Security Cleared in Leeds

For the 6 months to 16 July 2018, IT jobs citing Security 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 Security Cleared.

1 46 (51.69%) SC Cleared
2 41 (46.07%) Agile Software Development
3 18 (20.22%) Java
4 15 (16.85%) C
4 15 (16.85%) Cisco
4 15 (16.85%) Microsoft
5 14 (15.73%) PHP
5 14 (15.73%) Service Delivery
5 14 (15.73%) Xerox
6 13 (14.61%) SLA
6 13 (14.61%) Microsoft Certification
6 13 (14.61%) Test Automation
7 12 (13.48%) Dell
7 12 (13.48%) MS Visio
7 12 (13.48%) Military
7 12 (13.48%) Problem-Solving
8 11 (12.36%) User Experience
8 11 (12.36%) Management Information System
8 11 (12.36%) Microsoft Excel
8 11 (12.36%) Adobe
8 11 (12.36%) A+ Certification
8 11 (12.36%) Photoshop
8 11 (12.36%) Microsoft Office
8 11 (12.36%) Balsamiq Mockups
8 11 (12.36%) Axure RP
8 11 (12.36%) TDD
8 11 (12.36%) Logistics
8 11 (12.36%) MCDST
8 11 (12.36%) Mathematics
9 10 (11.24%) Electronics

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 (5.62%) Drupal
2 4 (4.49%) SharePoint
3 3 (3.37%) Confluence
3 3 (3.37%) Skype for Business
4 2 (2.25%) CMS
4 2 (2.25%) IIS
5 1 (1.12%) Exchange Server 2010
5 1 (1.12%) GlassFish
5 1 (1.12%) JBoss
5 1 (1.12%) MS Exchange
5 1 (1.12%) SharePoint 2013
5 1 (1.12%) WebLogic
5 1 (1.12%) WebSphere
Applications
1 12 (13.48%) MS Visio
2 11 (12.36%) Microsoft Excel
2 11 (12.36%) Microsoft Office
2 11 (12.36%) Photoshop
3 1 (1.12%) Spreadsheet
Cloud Services
1 3 (3.37%) IaaS
1 3 (3.37%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (2.25%) Office 365
3 1 (1.12%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (1.12%) Azure Active Directory
3 1 (1.12%) GitHub
3 1 (1.12%) PaaS
3 1 (1.12%) Trello
Communications & Networking
1 6 (6.74%) Wi-Fi
2 4 (4.49%) Cisco Nexus
2 4 (4.49%) Firewall
2 4 (4.49%) TCP/IP
3 3 (3.37%) DHCP
3 3 (3.37%) DNS
3 3 (3.37%) SAN
3 3 (3.37%) Wireless
4 2 (2.25%) LAN
4 2 (2.25%) MPLS
4 2 (2.25%) Skype
4 2 (2.25%) VoIP
4 2 (2.25%) WAN
5 1 (1.12%) IPv4
5 1 (1.12%) Network Security
5 1 (1.12%) SMTP
5 1 (1.12%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (7.87%) MySQL
1 7 (7.87%) SQL Server
2 5 (5.62%) Relational Database
3 4 (4.49%) PostgreSQL
4 3 (3.37%) NoSQL
5 2 (2.25%) Amazon RDS
6 1 (1.12%) Hadoop
6 1 (1.12%) MongoDB
6 1 (1.12%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 11 (12.36%) Axure RP
1 11 (12.36%) Balsamiq Mockups
2 7 (7.87%) Git (software)
2 7 (7.87%) Maven
2 7 (7.87%) Selenium
3 5 (5.62%) Cucumber
3 5 (5.62%) JIRA
4 4 (4.49%) Atlassian Bamboo
4 4 (4.49%) Buildbot
4 4 (4.49%) Jenkins
4 4 (4.49%) JMeter
4 4 (4.49%) Ranorex
4 4 (4.49%) SoapUI
5 3 (3.37%) Appium
5 3 (3.37%) Gatling
5 3 (3.37%) NeoLoad
5 3 (3.37%) Subversion
5 3 (3.37%) TeamCity
5 3 (3.37%) WATIR
5 3 (3.37%) WebLOAD
General
1 12 (13.48%) Military
2 10 (11.24%) Electronics
3 8 (8.99%) Finance
4 7 (7.87%) Marketing
4 7 (7.87%) Retail
5 4 (4.49%) Legal
5 4 (4.49%) Pharmaceutical
6 3 (3.37%) Billing
6 3 (3.37%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 27 (30.34%) Developer
2 20 (22.47%) Analyst
3 16 (17.98%) Java Developer
4 12 (13.48%) Business Analyst
5 11 (12.36%) 2nd Line Support
5 11 (12.36%) Digital Analyst
5 11 (12.36%) Digital Business Analyst
6 7 (7.87%) Tester
7 6 (6.74%) Consultant
8 4 (4.49%) Architect
8 4 (4.49%) Cisco Engineer
8 4 (4.49%) Cisco Support
8 4 (4.49%) Lead Developer
8 4 (4.49%) Network Engineer
8 4 (4.49%) Network Support
8 4 (4.49%) Network Support Engineer
8 4 (4.49%) Project Manager
8 4 (4.49%) Support Engineer
8 4 (4.49%) Technical Analyst
8 4 (4.49%) Test Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (10.11%) Spring
2 7 (7.87%) HTML
3 6 (6.74%) CSS
4 5 (5.62%) AngularJS
4 5 (5.62%) J2EE
4 5 (5.62%) React
4 5 (5.62%) Web Services
5 4 (4.49%) RESTful
5 4 (4.49%) Twig
5 4 (4.49%) YAML
6 3 (3.37%) Hibernate
6 3 (3.37%) JSON
7 2 (2.25%) HTML5
7 2 (2.25%) jQuery
7 2 (2.25%) Semantic HTML
8 1 (1.12%) Doctrine
8 1 (1.12%) LESS
8 1 (1.12%) Sass
8 1 (1.12%) Spring Integration
8 1 (1.12%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 11 (12.36%) Management Information System
1 11 (12.36%) User Experience
2 9 (10.11%) e-Learning
3 3 (3.37%) Cyberthreat
3 3 (3.37%) Enterprise Software
3 3 (3.37%) Fat Client
3 3 (3.37%) Greenfield Project
3 3 (3.37%) Replication
3 3 (3.37%) Thin Client
4 2 (2.25%) Clustering
4 2 (2.25%) PKI
4 2 (2.25%) Self-Motivation
4 2 (2.25%) W3C
5 1 (1.12%) Analytical Mindset
5 1 (1.12%) Analytical Skills
5 1 (1.12%) Blackberry
5 1 (1.12%) Computer Science
5 1 (1.12%) Cybercrime
Operating Systems
1 8 (8.99%) Windows
2 6 (6.74%) Windows Server 2012
3 5 (5.62%) Unix
3 5 (5.62%) Windows Server
4 4 (4.49%) Windows Server 2008
5 3 (3.37%) Linux
6 1 (1.12%) Windows 10
6 1 (1.12%) Windows 7
6 1 (1.12%) Windows Server 2003
6 1 (1.12%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 41 (46.07%) Agile Software Development
2 14 (15.73%) Service Delivery
3 13 (14.61%) Test Automation
4 12 (13.48%) Problem-Solving
5 11 (12.36%) Logistics
5 11 (12.36%) Mathematics
5 11 (12.36%) TDD
6 9 (10.11%) Continuous Integration
6 9 (10.11%) Process Improvement
7 8 (8.99%) Web Development
8 7 (7.87%) Configuration Management
8 7 (7.87%) ITIL
8 7 (7.87%) Scrum
9 6 (6.74%) BDD
10 5 (5.62%) DSDM
10 5 (5.62%) Kanban
10 5 (5.62%) Project Management
10 5 (5.62%) Software Engineering
11 4 (4.49%) PRINCE2
11 4 (4.49%) Software Testing
Programming Languages
1 18 (20.22%) Java
2 15 (16.85%) C
3 14 (15.73%) PHP
4 8 (8.99%) SQL
5 6 (6.74%) JavaScript
6 5 (5.62%) C#
6 5 (5.62%) Python
7 4 (4.49%) C++
7 4 (4.49%) Delphi
7 4 (4.49%) Ruby
7 4 (4.49%) Scala
8 1 (1.12%) Groovy
8 1 (1.12%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 46 (51.69%) SC Cleared
2 13 (14.61%) Microsoft Certification
3 11 (12.36%) A+ Certification
3 11 (12.36%) MCDST
4 4 (4.49%) CCNA
4 4 (4.49%) CCNP
4 4 (4.49%) Cisco Certification
4 4 (4.49%) Sun Certification
5 3 (3.37%) Degree
5 3 (3.37%) JNCIA
5 3 (3.37%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
6 1 (1.12%) MCSE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 13 (14.61%) SLA
2 8 (8.99%) QA
3 2 (2.25%) PMO
4 1 (1.12%) ISO/IEC 20000
System Software
1 7 (7.87%) Docker
2 5 (5.62%) VMware Infrastructure
3 4 (4.49%) Active Directory
4 3 (3.37%) Hyper-V
5 2 (2.25%) XenApp
5 2 (2.25%) XenDesktop
5 2 (2.25%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 5 (5.62%) Ansible
1 5 (5.62%) Puppet
2 3 (3.37%) SCCM
3 2 (2.25%) Backup Exec
3 2 (2.25%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
3 2 (2.25%) SCOM
3 2 (2.25%) ServiceCenter
4 1 (1.12%) HP Quality Center
4 1 (1.12%) Microsoft Intune
4 1 (1.12%) MIMEsweeper
4 1 (1.12%) Single Sign-On
4 1 (1.12%) Terraform
Vendors
1 15 (16.85%) Cisco
1 15 (16.85%) Microsoft
2 14 (15.73%) Xerox
3 12 (13.48%) Dell
4 11 (12.36%) Adobe
5 10 (11.24%) Apple
6 8 (8.99%) Oracle
7 7 (7.87%) HP
8 6 (6.74%) VMware
9 4 (4.49%) Citrix
9 4 (4.49%) F5
9 4 (4.49%) Juniper
9 4 (4.49%) Sun
9 4 (4.49%) Twitter
10 3 (3.37%) Aruba
10 3 (3.37%) CheckPoint
10 3 (3.37%) Sybase
10 3 (3.37%) Ubiquiti
11 2 (2.25%) CommVault
11 2 (2.25%) Veeam