Period
to 18 January 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 18 January 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Security Clearance
6 months to
18 Jan 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 134 163 131
Rank change year-on-year +29 -32 +83
Permanent jobs citing Security Cleared 79 66 139
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Leeds 1.66% 1.24% 2.05%
As % of the Qualifications category 9.20% 5.28% 8.61%
Number of salaries quoted 56 30 48
Leeds median annual salary £40,000 £37,500 £65,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.67% -42.31% +44.44%
10th Percentile £30,625 £22,750 £25,125
90th Percentile £75,000 £52,700 £75,000
West Yorkshire median annual salary £40,000 £37,500 £52,500
% change year-on-year +6.67% -28.57% +16.67%

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 859 1,250 1,615
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Leeds 18.00% 23.50% 23.81%
Number of salaries quoted 697 1,056 1,206
Leeds median annual salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +3.75% - -
10th Percentile £25,000 £25,875 £24,750
90th Percentile £61,250 £57,500 £62,500
West Yorkshire median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

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 18 January 2018.

Salary histogram for Security Cleared in Leeds

For the 6 months to 18 January 2018, 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 63 (79.75%) SC Cleared
2 26 (32.91%) Agile Software Development
3 23 (29.11%) Windows
4 22 (27.85%) ITIL
5 20 (25.32%) Service Delivery
5 20 (25.32%) Windows Server
6 19 (24.05%) Xerox
6 19 (24.05%) Military
6 19 (24.05%) Configuration Management
6 19 (24.05%) Windows Server 2012
7 18 (22.78%) VMware Infrastructure
7 18 (22.78%) Citrix
7 18 (22.78%) SQL
7 18 (22.78%) VMware
7 18 (22.78%) Presales
8 17 (21.52%) Java
8 17 (21.52%) C#
8 17 (21.52%) SQL Server
8 17 (21.52%) Time Management
9 16 (20.25%) TCP/IP
10 15 (18.99%) Thin Client
10 15 (18.99%) PHP
10 15 (18.99%) Replication
10 15 (18.99%) Fat Client
10 15 (18.99%) Billing
10 15 (18.99%) Windows Server 2008
11 14 (17.72%) AngularJS
11 14 (17.72%) SDLC
12 13 (16.46%) JIRA
13 12 (15.19%) .NET

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 12 (15.19%) Confluence
2 6 (7.59%) SharePoint
3 5 (6.33%) Skype for Business
4 3 (3.80%) IIS
5 1 (1.27%) Apache
5 1 (1.27%) BizTalk Server
5 1 (1.27%) nginx
Applications
1 4 (5.06%) Microsoft Excel
1 4 (5.06%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 9 (11.39%) Microsoft Azure
2 3 (3.80%) Amazon AWS
3 2 (2.53%) Azure Active Directory
4 1 (1.27%) Amazon EC2
4 1 (1.27%) Amazon S3
4 1 (1.27%) AWS CloudFormation
4 1 (1.27%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
4 1 (1.27%) AWS Lambda
4 1 (1.27%) Cortana Intelligence Suite
4 1 (1.27%) IaaS
4 1 (1.27%) PaaS
4 1 (1.27%) Serverless
Communications & Networking
1 16 (20.25%) TCP/IP
2 7 (8.86%) Cisco Nexus
3 6 (7.59%) Wi-Fi
4 5 (6.33%) Firewall
5 4 (5.06%) Network Security
5 4 (5.06%) SAN
5 4 (5.06%) Wireshark
6 3 (3.80%) DHCP
6 3 (3.80%) DNS
7 2 (2.53%) Skype
7 2 (2.53%) WebEx
7 2 (2.53%) Wireless
8 1 (1.27%) Cisco ASA
8 1 (1.27%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
8 1 (1.27%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
8 1 (1.27%) Junos
Database & Business Intelligence
1 17 (21.52%) SQL Server
2 9 (11.39%) MySQL
2 9 (11.39%) NoSQL
2 9 (11.39%) PostgreSQL
3 8 (10.13%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 3 (3.80%) Amazon RDS
5 2 (2.53%) Relational Database
5 2 (2.53%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 2 (2.53%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 1 (1.27%) Azure SQL Database
6 1 (1.27%) Big Data
6 1 (1.27%) Data Lake
6 1 (1.27%) Data Mining
6 1 (1.27%) Data Warehouse
6 1 (1.27%) Hadoop
6 1 (1.27%) Microsoft Analysis Services
6 1 (1.27%) Power BI
6 1 (1.27%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 13 (16.46%) JIRA
2 12 (15.19%) Subversion
2 12 (15.19%) TeamCity
3 9 (11.39%) Maven
4 8 (10.13%) Selenium
5 6 (7.59%) Atlassian Bamboo
5 6 (7.59%) Buildbot
5 6 (7.59%) Cucumber
5 6 (7.59%) Jenkins
5 6 (7.59%) Ranorex
6 3 (3.80%) Appium
6 3 (3.80%) Gatling
6 3 (3.80%) JMeter
6 3 (3.80%) NeoLoad
6 3 (3.80%) SoapUI
6 3 (3.80%) WATIR
6 3 (3.80%) WebLOAD
7 2 (2.53%) Git (software)
8 1 (1.27%) gulp
8 1 (1.27%) webpack
General
1 19 (24.05%) Military
2 15 (18.99%) Billing
3 11 (13.92%) Finance
4 6 (7.59%) Legal
4 6 (7.59%) Retail
5 4 (5.06%) Electronics
6 1 (1.27%) Financial Institution
6 1 (1.27%) Pharmaceutical
6 1 (1.27%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 23 (29.11%) Developer
2 13 (16.46%) Analyst
2 13 (16.46%) Java Developer
3 12 (15.19%) Consultant
3 12 (15.19%) Technical Leader
4 9 (11.39%) .NET Developer
4 9 (11.39%) Senior Developer
4 9 (11.39%) Technical Support
5 7 (8.86%) Network Support
5 7 (8.86%) Technical Analyst
6 6 (7.59%) Agile Developer
6 6 (7.59%) Agile Java Developer
6 6 (7.59%) Developer in Test
6 6 (7.59%) Java Consultant
6 6 (7.59%) Java Developer in Test
6 6 (7.59%) SC Cleared Java Developer
6 6 (7.59%) Senior .NET Developer
6 6 (7.59%) Test Automation Consultant
6 6 (7.59%) Test Automation Developer
6 6 (7.59%) Test Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (17.72%) AngularJS
2 12 (15.19%) .NET
2 12 (15.19%) HTML
3 9 (11.39%) Hibernate
3 9 (11.39%) Spring
4 7 (8.86%) Middleware
5 5 (6.33%) SOAP
6 4 (5.06%) RESTful
6 4 (5.06%) SailPoint
6 4 (5.06%) Web Services
7 2 (2.53%) CSS
7 2 (2.53%) XML
8 1 (1.27%) .NET Framework
8 1 (1.27%) ASP.NET Web API
8 1 (1.27%) Entity Framework
8 1 (1.27%) LESS
8 1 (1.27%) Node.js
8 1 (1.27%) Sass
8 1 (1.27%) Semantic HTML
8 1 (1.27%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 15 (18.99%) Fat Client
1 15 (18.99%) Replication
1 15 (18.99%) Thin Client
2 7 (8.86%) Enterprise Software
3 6 (7.59%) Analytical Skills
3 6 (7.59%) PKI
4 4 (5.06%) Clustering
4 4 (5.06%) e-Learning
4 4 (5.06%) Management Information System
5 2 (2.53%) Public Cloud
6 1 (1.27%) Computer Science
6 1 (1.27%) Hybrid Cloud
6 1 (1.27%) NHS
6 1 (1.27%) Private Cloud
6 1 (1.27%) W3C
Operating Systems
1 23 (29.11%) Windows
2 20 (25.32%) Windows Server
3 19 (24.05%) Windows Server 2012
4 15 (18.99%) Windows Server 2008
5 4 (5.06%) Linux
6 1 (1.27%) Android
6 1 (1.27%) Apple iOS
6 1 (1.27%) CentOS
6 1 (1.27%) Ubuntu
6 1 (1.27%) Windows 10
6 1 (1.27%) Windows Mobile
Processes & Methodologies
1 26 (32.91%) Agile Software Development
2 22 (27.85%) ITIL
3 20 (25.32%) Service Delivery
4 19 (24.05%) Configuration Management
5 18 (22.78%) Presales
6 17 (21.52%) Time Management
7 14 (17.72%) SDLC
8 11 (13.92%) People Management
9 10 (12.66%) Collaborative Working
10 8 (10.13%) Kanban
10 8 (10.13%) Scrum
10 8 (10.13%) Test Automation
11 7 (8.86%) Software Testing
12 6 (7.59%) BDD
12 6 (7.59%) Change Management
12 6 (7.59%) DSDM
12 6 (7.59%) ITSM
12 6 (7.59%) Load Balancing
12 6 (7.59%) Software Engineering
12 6 (7.59%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 18 (22.78%) SQL
2 17 (21.52%) C#
2 17 (21.52%) Java
3 15 (18.99%) PHP
4 11 (13.92%) JavaScript
5 10 (12.66%) C
6 8 (10.13%) C++
6 8 (10.13%) Python
7 6 (7.59%) Ruby
7 6 (7.59%) Scala
7 6 (7.59%) VB
7 6 (7.59%) VB6
8 1 (1.27%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 63 (79.75%) SC Cleared
2 7 (8.86%) Cisco Certification
3 6 (7.59%) CCNP
3 6 (7.59%) Microsoft Certification
4 4 (5.06%) A+ Certification
4 4 (5.06%) CCNA
4 4 (5.06%) CCSE
4 4 (5.06%) CISM
4 4 (5.06%) CISSP
4 4 (5.06%) JNCIA
4 4 (5.06%) JNCIP
4 4 (5.06%) MCDST
5 3 (3.80%) CCIE
5 3 (3.80%) PCI QSA
6 2 (2.53%) CCSA
6 2 (2.53%) CTC Cleared
6 2 (2.53%) Degree
6 2 (2.53%) MCSE
7 1 (1.27%) JNCIS
7 1 (1.27%) MCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (8.86%) SLA
2 3 (3.80%) GDPR
2 3 (3.80%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 3 (3.80%) NIST 800
2 3 (3.80%) PCI DSS
3 1 (1.27%) HIPAA
3 1 (1.27%) ISO/IEC 20000
System Software
1 18 (22.78%) VMware Infrastructure
2 12 (15.19%) Docker
3 7 (8.86%) Active Directory
4 5 (6.33%) Hyper-V
4 5 (6.33%) XenDesktop
5 4 (5.06%) XenApp
5 4 (5.06%) XenServer
6 1 (1.27%) ProxySG
6 1 (1.27%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 11 (13.92%) Puppet
2 10 (12.66%) Ansible
3 5 (6.33%) SCCM
4 4 (5.06%) Backup Exec
4 4 (5.06%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
4 4 (5.06%) SCOM
5 2 (2.53%) Opscode Chef
5 2 (2.53%) ServiceCenter
6 1 (1.27%) Microsoft Intune
6 1 (1.27%) QRadar
6 1 (1.27%) Terraform
Vendors
1 19 (24.05%) Xerox
2 18 (22.78%) Citrix
2 18 (22.78%) VMware
3 12 (15.19%) Cisco
4 10 (12.66%) HP
5 9 (11.39%) Oracle
6 8 (10.13%) CheckPoint
6 8 (10.13%) Dell
6 8 (10.13%) Microsoft
7 7 (8.86%) F5
7 7 (8.86%) Juniper
8 6 (7.59%) Aruba
8 6 (7.59%) Ubiquiti
9 4 (5.06%) Apple
9 4 (5.06%) CommVault
9 4 (5.06%) CyberArk
9 4 (5.06%) Extreme Networks
9 4 (5.06%) Meraki
9 4 (5.06%) NetIQ
9 4 (5.06%) Veeam