Period
to 18 November 2017

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

Security Clearance
6 months to
18 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 139 181 151
Rank change year-on-year +42 -30 +88
Permanent jobs citing Security Cleared 79 56 140
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Leeds 1.61% 1.03% 2.01%
As % of the Qualifications category 8.14% 4.40% 8.38%
Number of salaries quoted 65 32 64
Leeds median annual salary £42,500 £37,750 £57,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +12.58% -34.35% +38.55%
10th Percentile £30,000 £22,750 £23,625
90th Percentile £75,000 £57,200 £73,875
West Yorkshire median annual salary £41,500 £39,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year +6.41% -17.89% +5.56%

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 970 1274 1671
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Leeds 19.82% 23.43% 23.95%
Number of salaries quoted 769 1108 1273
Leeds median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.25% - -
10th Percentile £23,000 £26,000 £25,000
90th Percentile £61,400 £62,500 £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 November 2017.

Salary histogram for Security Cleared in Leeds

For the 6 months to 18 November 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 58 (73.42%) SC Cleared
2 22 (27.85%) ITIL
3 21 (26.58%) SQL Server
3 21 (26.58%) Agile Software Development
4 20 (25.32%) Windows
5 18 (22.78%) Service Delivery
6 17 (21.52%) Military
6 17 (21.52%) Cisco
6 17 (21.52%) Citrix
6 17 (21.52%) Windows Server
6 17 (21.52%) Xerox
7 16 (20.25%) SQL
8 15 (18.99%) Configuration Management
8 15 (18.99%) VMware
8 15 (18.99%) VMware Infrastructure
9 14 (17.72%) Microsoft Azure
9 14 (17.72%) Presales
10 13 (16.46%) Windows Server 2012
10 13 (16.46%) AngularJS
10 13 (16.46%) SDLC
10 13 (16.46%) JIRA
10 13 (16.46%) Time Management
10 13 (16.46%) .NET
10 13 (16.46%) Microsoft Certification
11 12 (15.19%) Microsoft
11 12 (15.19%) TCP/IP
11 12 (15.19%) C#
11 12 (15.19%) Docker
12 11 (13.92%) Java
12 11 (13.92%) HP

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 11 (13.92%) Confluence
2 8 (10.13%) SharePoint
3 6 (7.59%) Skype for Business
4 4 (5.06%) IIS
5 3 (3.80%) Office Communications Server
5 3 (3.80%) SharePoint 2010
5 3 (3.80%) SharePoint 2013
6 2 (2.53%) Apache
6 2 (2.53%) Apache Spark
7 1 (1.27%) Apache Pig
7 1 (1.27%) BizTalk Server
7 1 (1.27%) JBoss
7 1 (1.27%) nginx
7 1 (1.27%) WebLogic
7 1 (1.27%) WebSphere
Applications
1 9 (11.39%) Microsoft Office
2 6 (7.59%) Microsoft Excel
Cloud Services
1 14 (17.72%) Microsoft Azure
2 7 (8.86%) Amazon AWS
3 4 (5.06%) Azure Active Directory
4 3 (3.80%) IaaS
4 3 (3.80%) PaaS
5 2 (2.53%) Cortana Intelligence Suite
6 1 (1.27%) Amazon EC2
6 1 (1.27%) Amazon S3
6 1 (1.27%) AWS CloudFormation
6 1 (1.27%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
6 1 (1.27%) AWS Lambda
6 1 (1.27%) Bluemix
6 1 (1.27%) GitHub
6 1 (1.27%) IBM Cloud
6 1 (1.27%) Serverless
Communications & Networking
1 12 (15.19%) TCP/IP
2 7 (8.86%) Cisco Nexus
3 6 (7.59%) Wi-Fi
4 5 (6.33%) Firewall
4 5 (6.33%) SAN
4 5 (6.33%) WebEx
5 4 (5.06%) DHCP
5 4 (5.06%) DNS
5 4 (5.06%) Wireshark
6 3 (3.80%) ISDN
6 3 (3.80%) LAN
6 3 (3.80%) VoIP
6 3 (3.80%) VPN
7 2 (2.53%) Network Security
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 21 (26.58%) SQL Server
2 9 (11.39%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 8 (10.13%) NoSQL
4 7 (8.86%) MySQL
4 7 (8.86%) PostgreSQL
5 4 (5.06%) Amazon RDS
5 4 (5.06%) Hadoop
6 3 (3.80%) Big Data
6 3 (3.80%) Relational Database
6 3 (3.80%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 3 (3.80%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 2 (2.53%) Apache Hive
7 2 (2.53%) Azure SQL Database
7 2 (2.53%) Data Lake
7 2 (2.53%) Data Mining
7 2 (2.53%) Data Warehouse
7 2 (2.53%) Microsoft Analysis Services
7 2 (2.53%) Power BI
7 2 (2.53%) RDBMS
8 1 (1.27%) HBase
Development Applications
1 13 (16.46%) JIRA
2 11 (13.92%) Subversion
2 11 (13.92%) TeamCity
3 7 (8.86%) Maven
4 3 (3.80%) Git (software)
4 3 (3.80%) Selenium
5 2 (2.53%) gulp
5 2 (2.53%) webpack
6 1 (1.27%) Cucumber
6 1 (1.27%) Eclipse
6 1 (1.27%) Grunt
6 1 (1.27%) Jenkins
6 1 (1.27%) Talend Open Studio
6 1 (1.27%) Vagrant
6 1 (1.27%) Visual Studio
General
1 17 (21.52%) Military
2 11 (13.92%) Billing
3 6 (7.59%) Electronics
4 4 (5.06%) Finance
5 3 (3.80%) Legal
6 1 (1.27%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 16 (20.25%) Developer
2 10 (12.66%) .NET Developer
2 10 (12.66%) Technical Leader
3 9 (11.39%) Analyst
4 8 (10.13%) Senior Developer
5 7 (8.86%) Consultant
5 7 (8.86%) Network Support
5 7 (8.86%) Technical Support
6 6 (7.59%) 2nd Line Support
6 6 (7.59%) Network Engineer
6 6 (7.59%) Senior .NET Developer
7 5 (6.33%) Java Developer
7 5 (6.33%) Network Specialist
7 5 (6.33%) Network Support Engineer
7 5 (6.33%) Network Support Specialist
7 5 (6.33%) Support Engineer
7 5 (6.33%) Support Specialist
7 5 (6.33%) Technical Analyst
8 4 (5.06%) Team Leader
8 4 (5.06%) Trainer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (16.46%) .NET
1 13 (16.46%) AngularJS
2 10 (12.66%) HTML
3 7 (8.86%) Hibernate
3 7 (8.86%) Middleware
3 7 (8.86%) Spring
4 6 (7.59%) SOAP
4 6 (7.59%) Web Services
5 5 (6.33%) RESTful
6 2 (2.53%) CSS
6 2 (2.53%) Kafka
6 2 (2.53%) Node.js
6 2 (2.53%) React
6 2 (2.53%) Sass
6 2 (2.53%) XML
7 1 (1.27%) Elastic Stack
7 1 (1.27%) Ember.js
7 1 (1.27%) LESS
7 1 (1.27%) SailPoint
7 1 (1.27%) Spark Streaming
Miscellaneous
1 11 (13.92%) Fat Client
1 11 (13.92%) Replication
1 11 (13.92%) Thin Client
2 7 (8.86%) PKI
3 6 (7.59%) Analytical Skills
3 6 (7.59%) e-Learning
3 6 (7.59%) Enterprise Software
3 6 (7.59%) Management Information System
4 5 (6.33%) Clustering
5 3 (3.80%) Data Centre
5 3 (3.80%) Private Cloud
6 2 (2.53%) Public Cloud
7 1 (1.27%) Hybrid Cloud
7 1 (1.27%) NHS
7 1 (1.27%) W3C
Operating Systems
1 20 (25.32%) Windows
2 17 (21.52%) Windows Server
3 13 (16.46%) Windows Server 2012
4 11 (13.92%) Windows Server 2008
5 8 (10.13%) Linux
6 3 (3.80%) Unix
7 1 (1.27%) Android
7 1 (1.27%) Apple iOS
7 1 (1.27%) CentOS
7 1 (1.27%) Ubuntu
7 1 (1.27%) Windows 10
7 1 (1.27%) Windows Mobile
Processes & Methodologies
1 22 (27.85%) ITIL
2 21 (26.58%) Agile Software Development
3 18 (22.78%) Service Delivery
4 15 (18.99%) Configuration Management
5 14 (17.72%) Presales
6 13 (16.46%) SDLC
6 13 (16.46%) Time Management
7 10 (12.66%) Collaborative Working
8 9 (11.39%) DevOps
8 9 (11.39%) People Management
9 7 (8.86%) Change Management
9 7 (8.86%) Load Balancing
10 6 (7.59%) Disaster Recovery
10 6 (7.59%) ITSM
10 6 (7.59%) Logistics
10 6 (7.59%) Mathematics
10 6 (7.59%) Process Improvement
11 5 (6.33%) ERP
11 5 (6.33%) MVC
11 5 (6.33%) SOA
Programming Languages
1 16 (20.25%) SQL
2 12 (15.19%) C#
3 11 (13.92%) Java
4 9 (11.39%) JavaScript
5 7 (8.86%) PHP
6 6 (7.59%) C
6 6 (7.59%) VB
6 6 (7.59%) VB6
7 5 (6.33%) Python
8 3 (3.80%) PowerShell
9 2 (2.53%) C++
10 1 (1.27%) ES6
10 1 (1.27%) Scala
10 1 (1.27%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 58 (73.42%) SC Cleared
2 13 (16.46%) Microsoft Certification
3 7 (8.86%) Cisco Certification
3 7 (8.86%) MCSE
4 6 (7.59%) A+ Certification
4 6 (7.59%) CCNP
4 6 (7.59%) MCDST
5 5 (6.33%) CTC Cleared
6 4 (5.06%) CCNA
6 4 (5.06%) CCSE
6 4 (5.06%) JNCIA
6 4 (5.06%) JNCIP
7 3 (3.80%) CCIE
7 3 (3.80%) Degree
7 3 (3.80%) MCP
7 3 (3.80%) MCSA
8 2 (2.53%) CCSA
8 2 (2.53%) CHECK Team Leader
9 1 (1.27%) CISSP
9 1 (1.27%) JNCIS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (12.66%) SLA
2 1 (1.27%) GDPR
2 1 (1.27%) HIPAA
2 1 (1.27%) ISO/IEC 20000
2 1 (1.27%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (1.27%) NIST 800
2 1 (1.27%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 15 (18.99%) VMware Infrastructure
2 12 (15.19%) Docker
3 10 (12.66%) Active Directory
4 6 (7.59%) Hyper-V
4 6 (7.59%) XenDesktop
5 3 (3.80%) VMware ESXi
5 3 (3.80%) vSphere
6 2 (2.53%) XenApp
6 2 (2.53%) XenServer
7 1 (1.27%) Apache Flume
7 1 (1.27%) ProxySG
7 1 (1.27%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 10 (12.66%) Ansible
1 10 (12.66%) Puppet
2 5 (6.33%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
2 5 (6.33%) SCOM
3 3 (3.80%) Opscode Chef
3 3 (3.80%) SCCM
3 3 (3.80%) ServiceCenter
4 2 (2.53%) Backup Exec
5 1 (1.27%) Mesos
5 1 (1.27%) Microsoft Intune
5 1 (1.27%) QRadar
5 1 (1.27%) Terraform
Vendors
1 17 (21.52%) Cisco
1 17 (21.52%) Citrix
1 17 (21.52%) Xerox
2 15 (18.99%) VMware
3 12 (15.19%) Microsoft
4 11 (13.92%) Dell
4 11 (13.92%) HP
5 8 (10.13%) CheckPoint
5 8 (10.13%) Oracle
6 7 (8.86%) F5
6 7 (8.86%) Juniper
7 6 (7.59%) Apple
7 6 (7.59%) Aruba
7 6 (7.59%) Ubiquiti
8 5 (6.33%) CommVault
8 5 (6.33%) Veeam
9 4 (5.06%) Extreme Networks
9 4 (5.06%) Meraki
10 3 (3.80%) Huawei
11 1 (1.27%) Fortinet