Period
to 15 November 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in West Yorkshire with a requirement for SC Cleared qualifications. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered over the 6 months to 15 November 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Security Check (SC) Clearance
Yorkshire > West Yorkshire
6 months to
15 Nov 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 178 185 237
Rank change year-on-year +7 +52 -7
Permanent jobs citing SC Cleared 64 74 45
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in West Yorkshire 1.17% 1.08% 0.58%
As % of the Qualifications category 6.96% 5.34% 2.54%
Number of salaries quoted 50 72 21
West Yorkshire median annual salary £43,750 £41,500 £49,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.42% -15.31% +8.89%
10th Percentile £30,000 £22,650 £35,000
90th Percentile £77,500 £75,000 £66,250
Yorkshire median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year +5.26% +11.76% -5.56%

SC 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 West Yorkshire with a requirement for academic qualifications or professional certifications.

All Academic and Professional Certifications
West Yorkshire
Permanent vacancies requiring academic qualifications or professional certifications 920 1,386 1,771
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in West Yorkshire 16.80% 20.28% 22.95%
Number of salaries quoted 744 1,111 1,522
West Yorkshire median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
10th Percentile £22,825 £23,000 £25,250
90th Percentile £60,875 £60,000 £62,500
Yorkshire median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

SC Cleared
Job Vacancy Trend in West Yorkshire

Job postings citing SC Cleared as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in West Yorkshire.

Job vacancy trend for SC Cleared in West Yorkshire

SC Cleared
Salary Trend in West Yorkshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing SC Cleared in West Yorkshire.

Salary trend for SC Cleared in West Yorkshire

SC Cleared
Salary Histogram in West Yorkshire

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing SC Cleared in West Yorkshire over the 6 months to 15 November 2018.

Salary histogram for SC Cleared in West Yorkshire

SC Cleared
Job Locations in West Yorkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing SC Cleared within the West Yorkshire region over the 6 months to 15 November 2018. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Past 6 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Leeds +18 52 £41,250 -21.43% 15
Wakefield -4 6 £67,500 +107.69%
Batley -5 1 £55,000 +89.66% 1
SC Cleared
Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 15 November 2018, IT jobs citing SC 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 West Yorkshire region with a requirement for SC Cleared.

1 64 (100.00%) Security Cleared
2 26 (40.63%) Agile Software Development
3 18 (28.13%) Retail
3 18 (28.13%) Selenium
4 17 (26.56%) Analytical Skills
4 17 (26.56%) TDD
4 17 (26.56%) Cisco
5 16 (25.00%) Python
5 16 (25.00%) Software Engineering
6 15 (23.44%) SQL
7 14 (21.88%) HP
8 12 (18.75%) Test Automation
9 11 (17.19%) Finance
9 11 (17.19%) Scrum
10 10 (15.63%) VMware
10 10 (15.63%) Microsoft Azure
10 10 (15.63%) Amazon AWS
10 10 (15.63%) Test Management
10 10 (15.63%) JIRA
10 10 (15.63%) Cucumber
11 9 (14.06%) BDD
11 9 (14.06%) SoapUI
11 9 (14.06%) Jenkins
11 9 (14.06%) Continuous Integration
11 9 (14.06%) User Acceptance Testing
11 9 (14.06%) HP Quality Center
11 9 (14.06%) Team Foundation Server
11 9 (14.06%) Manual Testing
11 9 (14.06%) Kanban
11 9 (14.06%) Firewall

SC Cleared
Co-occurring IT Skills in West Yorkshire 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 8 (12.50%) Apache
1 8 (12.50%) Apache Spark
1 8 (12.50%) Elasticsearch
1 8 (12.50%) nginx
2 7 (10.94%) SharePoint
2 7 (10.94%) Skype for Business
3 2 (3.13%) IIS
3 2 (3.13%) Oracle Application Server
Applications
1 7 (10.94%) Microsoft Excel
2 5 (7.81%) Microsoft PowerPoint
2 5 (7.81%) MS Visio
3 2 (3.13%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 2 (3.13%) Remedy ITSM
2 1 (1.56%) Oracle EBS R12
Cloud Services
1 10 (15.63%) Amazon AWS
1 10 (15.63%) Microsoft Azure
2 7 (10.94%) Office 365
3 6 (9.38%) G Suite
4 3 (4.69%) IaaS
5 2 (3.13%) Azure Active Directory
6 1 (1.56%) GitHub
6 1 (1.56%) PaaS
6 1 (1.56%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 9 (14.06%) Firewall
2 8 (12.50%) Cisco Nexus
3 6 (9.38%) Wi-Fi
4 4 (6.25%) Cisco ASA
4 4 (6.25%) Cisco Firepower
4 4 (6.25%) DNS
4 4 (6.25%) Network Security
4 4 (6.25%) Wireshark
5 2 (3.13%) DHCP
5 2 (3.13%) LAN
5 2 (3.13%) MPLS
5 2 (3.13%) SMTP
5 2 (3.13%) VoIP
5 2 (3.13%) VPN
5 2 (3.13%) WAN
6 1 (1.56%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (12.50%) Apache Cassandra
1 8 (12.50%) CouchDB
1 8 (12.50%) GIS
1 8 (12.50%) Hadoop
1 8 (12.50%) MongoDB
1 8 (12.50%) NoSQL
1 8 (12.50%) PostgreSQL
1 8 (12.50%) Redis
1 8 (12.50%) Riak
2 5 (7.81%) Data Warehouse
3 2 (3.13%) Amazon RDS
3 2 (3.13%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 18 (28.13%) Selenium
2 10 (15.63%) Cucumber
2 10 (15.63%) JIRA
3 9 (14.06%) Jenkins
3 9 (14.06%) JMeter
3 9 (14.06%) LoadRunner
3 9 (14.06%) SoapUI
3 9 (14.06%) Team Foundation Server
4 8 (12.50%) Git (software)
4 8 (12.50%) Mercurial
4 8 (12.50%) Subversion
5 7 (10.94%) WebDriver
6 1 (1.56%) Hudson
General
1 18 (28.13%) Retail
2 11 (17.19%) Finance
3 4 (6.25%) Marketing
4 3 (4.69%) Military
5 2 (3.13%) Electronics
5 2 (3.13%) Legal
5 2 (3.13%) Telecoms
6 1 (1.56%) Billing
6 1 (1.56%) Games
Job Titles
1 10 (15.63%) Analyst
1 10 (15.63%) Developer
2 9 (14.06%) Security Engineer
2 9 (14.06%) Test Analyst
2 9 (14.06%) Tester
3 8 (12.50%) Architect
3 8 (12.50%) Network Engineer
3 8 (12.50%) Python Developer
4 7 (10.94%) Operations Engineer
5 6 (9.38%) Consultant
6 5 (7.81%) Automation Tester
6 5 (7.81%) Test Architect
6 5 (7.81%) Test Automation Architect
7 4 (6.25%) ERP Consultant
7 4 (6.25%) Network Security Engineer
7 4 (6.25%) Senior Tester
7 4 (6.25%) Technical Analyst
8 3 (4.69%) Network Support
8 3 (4.69%) Network Support Engineer
8 3 (4.69%) Technical Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (12.50%) RabbitMQ
2 2 (3.13%) Java EE
3 1 (1.56%) .NET
3 1 (1.56%) HTML
3 1 (1.56%) HTML5
3 1 (1.56%) Middleware
3 1 (1.56%) Spring
3 1 (1.56%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 17 (26.56%) Analytical Skills
2 7 (10.94%) Fintech
2 7 (10.94%) Management Information System
3 5 (7.81%) NHS
4 4 (6.25%) Data Centre
5 2 (3.13%) e-Learning
5 2 (3.13%) EMC VNX
5 2 (3.13%) Self-Motivation
6 1 (1.56%) Enterprise Software
6 1 (1.56%) Fat Client
6 1 (1.56%) Hybrid Cloud
6 1 (1.56%) PKI
6 1 (1.56%) Private Cloud
6 1 (1.56%) Public Cloud
6 1 (1.56%) Replication
6 1 (1.56%) Thin Client
Operating Systems
1 5 (7.81%) Kali Linux
2 4 (6.25%) Windows
3 3 (4.69%) Linux
3 3 (4.69%) Windows Server
4 2 (3.13%) Data ONTAP
4 2 (3.13%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 2 (3.13%) Solaris
4 2 (3.13%) Unix
5 1 (1.56%) Windows 10
5 1 (1.56%) Windows Server 2008
5 1 (1.56%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 26 (40.63%) Agile Software Development
2 17 (26.56%) TDD
3 16 (25.00%) Software Engineering
4 12 (18.75%) Test Automation
5 11 (17.19%) Scrum
6 10 (15.63%) Test Management
7 9 (14.06%) BDD
7 9 (14.06%) Continuous Integration
7 9 (14.06%) DSDM
7 9 (14.06%) Kanban
7 9 (14.06%) Manual Testing
7 9 (14.06%) User Acceptance Testing
8 8 (12.50%) ITIL
8 8 (12.50%) Project Management
9 7 (10.94%) Analytical Thinking
9 7 (10.94%) Logistics
9 7 (10.94%) OOP
9 7 (10.94%) SDET
9 7 (10.94%) Validation
10 6 (9.38%) Software Testing
Programming Languages
1 16 (25.00%) Python
2 15 (23.44%) SQL
3 9 (14.06%) Java
4 8 (12.50%) C#
5 7 (10.94%) Ruby
6 2 (3.13%) C
7 1 (1.56%) Groovy
7 1 (1.56%) PHP
7 1 (1.56%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 64 (100.00%) Security Cleared
2 5 (7.81%) DBS Check
3 4 (6.25%) CCIE
3 4 (6.25%) CCNP
3 4 (6.25%) Cisco Certification
3 4 (6.25%) JNCIP
4 3 (4.69%) CCSE
4 3 (4.69%) Microsoft Certification
5 2 (3.13%) A+ Certification
5 2 (3.13%) MCDST
5 2 (3.13%) OCP
5 2 (3.13%) Oracle Certification
5 2 (3.13%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
5 2 (3.13%) RHCE
6 1 (1.56%) MCSE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (7.81%) Data Quality
1 5 (7.81%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 5 (7.81%) PCI DSS
1 5 (7.81%) PMO
1 5 (7.81%) QA
2 4 (6.25%) SLA
3 2 (3.13%) ISO 9000
3 2 (3.13%) ISO/IEC 20000
System Software
1 8 (12.50%) Active Directory
2 3 (4.69%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (3.13%) Hyper-V
3 2 (3.13%) Postfix
3 2 (3.13%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 9 (14.06%) HP Quality Center
2 8 (12.50%) Ansible
3 5 (7.81%) Nessus
4 2 (3.13%) SCOM
5 1 (1.56%) Microsoft Intune
5 1 (1.56%) SCCM
Vendors
1 17 (26.56%) Cisco
2 14 (21.88%) HP
3 10 (15.63%) VMware
4 8 (12.50%) F5
4 8 (12.50%) Juniper
4 8 (12.50%) Meraki
4 8 (12.50%) Microsoft
5 7 (10.94%) CheckPoint
6 6 (9.38%) Google
7 4 (6.25%) Aruba
7 4 (6.25%) Dell
7 4 (6.25%) Extreme Networks
7 4 (6.25%) Fortinet
7 4 (6.25%) Palo Alto
8 3 (4.69%) Citrix
8 3 (4.69%) Oracle
8 3 (4.69%) Ubiquiti
8 3 (4.69%) Xerox
9 2 (3.13%) EMC
9 2 (3.13%) IBM