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 29 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Security Clearance
3 months to
29 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 141 129 119
Rank change year-on-year -12 -10  
Permanent jobs citing Security Cleared 15 49 61
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Leeds 0.58% 1.48% 1.65%
As % of the Qualifications category 2.76% 6.74% 7.04%
Number of salaries quoted 7 23 41
Median salary £43,000 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -4.44% -  
90% offered a salary of more than £42,300 £26,500 £34,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £48,700 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £46,500
% change year-on-year - -3.22%  

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 543 727 867
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Leeds 20.88% 21.99% 23.48%
Number of salaries quoted 463 564 688
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 £26,500 £25,650
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £55,000 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,500

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

For the 6 months to 29 March 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 30 (61.22%) SC Cleared
2 24 (48.98%) Degree
3 23 (46.94%) Penetration Testing
4 19 (38.78%) Windows
5 17 (34.69%) Vulnerability Assessment
6 16 (32.65%) Social Engineering
6 16 (32.65%) Unix
6 16 (32.65%) Finance
7 15 (30.61%) Network Packet Capture
7 15 (30.61%) CREST Certified
8 14 (28.57%) CHECK Team Leader
9 13 (26.53%) C
9 13 (26.53%) C#
9 13 (26.53%) C++
9 13 (26.53%) PHP
10 12 (24.49%) Java
10 12 (24.49%) SQL Server
10 12 (24.49%) Information Security
11 11 (22.45%) Cybersecurity
12 10 (20.41%) SQL Server Integration Services
12 10 (20.41%) Perl
13 9 (18.37%) Agile Software Development
14 8 (16.33%) Project Management
14 8 (16.33%) Wireless
14 8 (16.33%) CESG
14 8 (16.33%) Linux
14 8 (16.33%) .NET
14 8 (16.33%) JavaScript
14 8 (16.33%) Ruby
14 8 (16.33%) Network Security

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 4 (8.16%) BizTalk Server
2 2 (4.08%) Apache
2 2 (4.08%) Exchange Server 2007
2 2 (4.08%) IIS
2 2 (4.08%) MS Exchange
2 2 (4.08%) SharePoint
2 2 (4.08%) Skype for Business
3 1 (2.04%) WebLogic
Applications
1 4 (8.16%) MS Excel
2 1 (2.04%) MS Office
2 1 (2.04%) MS Project
Cloud Services
1 6 (12.24%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (4.08%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 8 (16.33%) Network Security
1 8 (16.33%) Wireless
2 5 (10.20%) DNS
2 5 (10.20%) Firewall
2 5 (10.20%) Wireless Security
3 4 (8.16%) Cisco ASA
3 4 (8.16%) Wireshark
4 3 (6.12%) HTTP
4 3 (6.12%) Intrusion Detection
5 2 (4.08%) DHCP
5 2 (4.08%) ISDN
5 2 (4.08%) LAN
5 2 (4.08%) LDAP
5 2 (4.08%) SSL
5 2 (4.08%) TCP/IP
5 2 (4.08%) VoIP
5 2 (4.08%) VPN
6 1 (2.04%) Cisco Nexus
6 1 (2.04%) Internet
6 1 (2.04%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (24.49%) SQL Server
2 10 (20.41%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 7 (14.29%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 4 (8.16%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 2 (4.08%) Amazon RDS
5 2 (4.08%) Data Warehouse
5 2 (4.08%) SQL Server 2008
6 1 (2.04%) Oracle Database
6 1 (2.04%) Oracle Discoverer
6 1 (2.04%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 5 (10.20%) Visual Studio
2 3 (6.12%) Burp Suite
2 3 (6.12%) JIRA
3 1 (2.04%) Oracle Forms
General
1 16 (32.65%) Finance
2 4 (8.16%) Publishing
3 1 (2.04%) Electronics
3 1 (2.04%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 15 (30.61%) Penetration Tester
1 15 (30.61%) Tester
2 9 (18.37%) Developer
3 6 (12.24%) Security Penetration Tester
3 6 (12.24%) Security Tester
3 6 (12.24%) Software Developer
4 5 (10.20%) Consultant
4 5 (10.20%) Ethical Hacker
5 4 (8.16%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 4 (8.16%) Vulnerability Consultant
5 4 (8.16%) Vulnerability Tester
6 3 (6.12%) DBA
6 3 (6.12%) Senior Developer
7 2 (4.08%) .NET Developer
7 2 (4.08%) Analyst
7 2 (4.08%) Network Engineer
7 2 (4.08%) Security Analyst
7 2 (4.08%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
7 2 (4.08%) Senior Software Developer
7 2 (4.08%) Server Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (16.33%) .NET
2 7 (14.29%) Middleware
3 5 (10.20%) Web Services
4 4 (8.16%) AngularJS
4 4 (8.16%) CSS
4 4 (8.16%) HTML
4 4 (8.16%) Twitter Bootstrap
5 3 (6.12%) .NET Framework
5 3 (6.12%) RESTful
6 2 (4.08%) Oracle Fusion
6 2 (4.08%) SOAP
7 1 (2.04%) JSON
7 1 (2.04%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 8 (16.33%) CESG
2 6 (12.24%) Management Information System
3 5 (10.20%) Mobile App
4 4 (8.16%) Computer Science
5 3 (6.12%) PKI
6 2 (4.08%) Analytical Skills
7 1 (2.04%) Cybercrime
7 1 (2.04%) Driving Licence
7 1 (2.04%) iPad
7 1 (2.04%) iPhone
7 1 (2.04%) Linux Command Line
Operating Systems
1 19 (38.78%) Windows
2 16 (32.65%) Unix
3 8 (16.33%) Linux
4 3 (6.12%) Kali Linux
5 2 (4.08%) Solaris
5 2 (4.08%) Windows Server
5 2 (4.08%) Windows Server 2012
6 1 (2.04%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 23 (46.94%) Penetration Testing
2 17 (34.69%) Vulnerability Assessment
3 16 (32.65%) Social Engineering
4 15 (30.61%) Network Packet Capture
5 12 (24.49%) Information Security
6 11 (22.45%) Cybersecurity
7 9 (18.37%) Agile Software Development
8 8 (16.33%) Project Management
9 6 (12.24%) Ethical Hacking
9 6 (12.24%) Remediation Plan
9 6 (12.24%) Security Testing
10 5 (10.20%) ERP
10 5 (10.20%) Vulnerability Management
11 4 (8.16%) Coaching
11 4 (8.16%) Front End Development
11 4 (8.16%) ITIL
11 4 (8.16%) Vulnerability Scanning
12 3 (6.12%) Kalman Filter
12 3 (6.12%) Performance Tuning
12 3 (6.12%) Threat Modelling
Programming Languages
1 13 (26.53%) C
1 13 (26.53%) C#
1 13 (26.53%) C++
1 13 (26.53%) PHP
2 12 (24.49%) Java
3 10 (20.41%) Perl
4 8 (16.33%) JavaScript
4 8 (16.33%) Ruby
5 7 (14.29%) Python
5 7 (14.29%) VB
6 6 (12.24%) VB.NET
7 5 (10.20%) PowerShell
7 5 (10.20%) SQL
7 5 (10.20%) VB6
8 3 (6.12%) Shell Script
8 3 (6.12%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 30 (61.22%) SC Cleared
2 24 (48.98%) Degree
3 15 (30.61%) CREST Certified
4 14 (28.57%) CHECK Team Leader
5 8 (16.33%) OSCP
6 6 (12.24%) CEH
7 4 (8.16%) CHECK Team Member
7 4 (8.16%) CISA
7 4 (8.16%) CISSP
8 2 (4.08%) CBAP
8 2 (4.08%) IIBA
8 2 (4.08%) MCSA
8 2 (4.08%) MCSE
8 2 (4.08%) Microsoft Certification
9 1 (2.04%) APMP
9 1 (2.04%) CCSE
9 1 (2.04%) Cisco Certification
9 1 (2.04%) CPTE
9 1 (2.04%) JNCIA
9 1 (2.04%) JNCIP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (4.08%) Data Quality
2 1 (2.04%) PMO
2 1 (2.04%) SLA
System Software
1 4 (8.16%) Virtual Machines
1 4 (8.16%) VMware Infrastructure
2 3 (6.12%) Active Directory
3 2 (4.08%) Hyper-V
3 2 (4.08%) Sendmail
3 2 (4.08%) Snort
3 2 (4.08%) vSphere
4 1 (2.04%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 3 (6.12%) Nessus
1 3 (6.12%) Nmap
2 2 (4.08%) MAILsweeper
2 2 (4.08%) Microsoft Intune
2 2 (4.08%) MIMEsweeper
2 2 (4.08%) Nagios
2 2 (4.08%) Norton AntiVirus
2 2 (4.08%) Proventia
2 2 (4.08%) SCCM
3 1 (2.04%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
3 1 (2.04%) Oracle RMAN
Vendors
1 5 (10.20%) Cisco
1 5 (10.20%) Microsoft
2 4 (8.16%) Oracle
2 4 (8.16%) VMware
3 3 (6.12%) Juniper
4 2 (4.08%) Blue Coat
4 2 (4.08%) BT
4 2 (4.08%) Forcepoint
4 2 (4.08%) Intel Security
4 2 (4.08%) Kaspersky
4 2 (4.08%) NetApp
4 2 (4.08%) Sun
4 2 (4.08%) Symantec
4 2 (4.08%) Tripwire
5 1 (2.04%) Aruba
5 1 (2.04%) Extreme Networks
5 1 (2.04%) F5
5 1 (2.04%) Meraki
5 1 (2.04%) Splunk
5 1 (2.04%) Ubiquiti
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