Period
to 16 February 2019

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 16 February 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Security Check (SC) Clearance
Yorkshire > West Yorkshire
6 months to
16 Feb 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 124 183 242
Rank change year-on-year +59 +59 -32
Permanent jobs citing SC Cleared 92 75 40
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in West Yorkshire 1.99% 1.09% 0.55%
As % of the Qualifications category 12.40% 6.28% 2.54%
Number of salaries quoted 80 61 17
West Yorkshire median annual salary £46,250 £40,000 £42,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +15.63% -4.76% -6.67%
10th Percentile £30,000 £30,000 £31,750
90th Percentile £60,250 £75,000 £61,000
Yorkshire median annual salary £50,000 £40,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year +25.00% -5.88% -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 742 1,194 1,573
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in West Yorkshire 16.01% 17.33% 21.65%
Number of salaries quoted 637 989 1,333
West Yorkshire median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
10th Percentile £25,000 £25,950 £25,750
90th Percentile £58,750 £60,000 £57,500
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 16 February 2019.

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 16 February 2019. 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 +47 81 £41,250 +3.13% 9
Wakefield -1 6 - -
Batley - 1 £55,000 -
SC Cleared
Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 16 February 2019, 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 92 (100.00%) Security Cleared
2 37 (40.22%) Cisco
3 35 (38.04%) Analytical Skills
4 34 (36.96%) HP
5 33 (35.87%) Agile Software Development
6 30 (32.61%) ITIL
7 25 (27.17%) Retail
7 25 (27.17%) Finance
8 23 (25.00%) Juniper
8 23 (25.00%) F5
9 22 (23.91%) Cisco Nexus
9 22 (23.91%) Selenium
9 22 (23.91%) TDD
10 21 (22.83%) CheckPoint
11 20 (21.74%) Cisco Certification
11 20 (21.74%) CCNP
11 20 (21.74%) Aruba
12 19 (20.65%) Load Balancing
12 19 (20.65%) SQL
12 19 (20.65%) Change Management
12 19 (20.65%) Wi-Fi
13 18 (19.57%) Management Information System
13 18 (19.57%) VMware
13 18 (19.57%) JIRA
13 18 (19.57%) Meraki
13 18 (19.57%) Ubiquiti
14 17 (18.48%) Technical Leadership
14 17 (18.48%) Microsoft
15 16 (17.39%) Python
15 16 (17.39%) 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 12 (13.04%) SharePoint
1 12 (13.04%) Skype for Business
2 8 (8.70%) Apache
2 8 (8.70%) Apache Spark
2 8 (8.70%) Elasticsearch
2 8 (8.70%) IIS
2 8 (8.70%) nginx
3 5 (5.43%) Exchange Server 2007
3 5 (5.43%) MS Exchange
4 4 (4.35%) Oracle Application Server
Applications
1 8 (8.70%) Microsoft Excel
2 6 (6.52%) Microsoft PowerPoint
2 6 (6.52%) MS Visio
3 2 (2.17%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 5 (5.43%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 16 (17.39%) Office 365
2 14 (15.22%) G Suite
2 14 (15.22%) Microsoft Azure
3 12 (13.04%) Amazon AWS
4 1 (1.09%) Amazon EC2
4 1 (1.09%) AWS CloudFormation
4 1 (1.09%) AWS CodePipeline
4 1 (1.09%) Azure Active Directory
4 1 (1.09%) GitHub
4 1 (1.09%) IaaS
4 1 (1.09%) PaaS
4 1 (1.09%) SaaS
4 1 (1.09%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 22 (23.91%) Cisco Nexus
2 19 (20.65%) Wi-Fi
3 16 (17.39%) Firewall
4 14 (15.22%) Wireshark
5 12 (13.04%) DNS
6 8 (8.70%) DHCP
7 6 (6.52%) Wireless
8 5 (5.43%) LAN
8 5 (5.43%) VPN
9 4 (4.35%) SMTP
10 3 (3.26%) Cisco ASA
10 3 (3.26%) Cisco Firepower
10 3 (3.26%) Network Security
10 3 (3.26%) TCP/IP
11 2 (2.17%) DSL
11 2 (2.17%) Intrusion Detection
12 1 (1.09%) IPv4
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (8.70%) Apache Cassandra
1 8 (8.70%) CouchDB
1 8 (8.70%) GIS
1 8 (8.70%) Hadoop
1 8 (8.70%) MongoDB
1 8 (8.70%) NoSQL
1 8 (8.70%) PostgreSQL
1 8 (8.70%) Redis
1 8 (8.70%) Riak
1 8 (8.70%) SQL Server
2 7 (7.61%) Amazon RDS
3 5 (5.43%) SQL Server 2008
4 4 (4.35%) Data Warehouse
5 3 (3.26%) Power BI
6 1 (1.09%) InfluxDB
Development Applications
1 22 (23.91%) Selenium
2 18 (19.57%) JIRA
3 15 (16.30%) Cucumber
4 14 (15.22%) JMeter
4 14 (15.22%) LoadRunner
4 14 (15.22%) SoapUI
4 14 (15.22%) Team Foundation Server
5 11 (11.96%) Jenkins
6 10 (10.87%) Git (software)
7 9 (9.78%) Mercurial
7 9 (9.78%) Subversion
8 7 (7.61%) WebDriver
9 1 (1.09%) Bitbucket
9 1 (1.09%) CircleCI
9 1 (1.09%) Hudson
9 1 (1.09%) Travis CI
General
1 25 (27.17%) Finance
1 25 (27.17%) Retail
2 8 (8.70%) Legal
3 3 (3.26%) Military
4 2 (2.17%) Electronics
5 1 (1.09%) Billing
5 1 (1.09%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 22 (23.91%) Network Engineer
2 18 (19.57%) Analyst
2 18 (19.57%) Network Support
2 18 (19.57%) Support Engineer
3 17 (18.48%) Network Support Engineer
4 14 (15.22%) Test Analyst
5 11 (11.96%) Developer
6 8 (8.70%) Python Developer
6 8 (8.70%) Security Engineer
7 7 (7.61%) Architect
8 6 (6.52%) Cisco Engineer
8 6 (6.52%) Cisco Network Engineer
8 6 (6.52%) Cisco Network Support Engineer
8 6 (6.52%) Cisco Support
8 6 (6.52%) Cisco Support Engineer
8 6 (6.52%) Consultant
8 6 (6.52%) Juniper Engineer
8 6 (6.52%) Juniper Support
8 6 (6.52%) Operations Engineer
9 5 (5.43%) Test Automation Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (8.70%) RabbitMQ
2 5 (5.43%) SOAP
3 1 (1.09%) Java EE
3 1 (1.09%) Lambda Expressions
3 1 (1.09%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 35 (38.04%) Analytical Skills
2 18 (19.57%) Management Information System
3 13 (14.13%) Data Centre
4 7 (7.61%) Fintech
5 4 (4.35%) NHS
6 2 (2.17%) e-Learning
6 2 (2.17%) EMC VNX
6 2 (2.17%) PKI
7 1 (1.09%) Enterprise Software
7 1 (1.09%) Fat Client
7 1 (1.09%) Hybrid Cloud
7 1 (1.09%) Private Cloud
7 1 (1.09%) Public Cloud
7 1 (1.09%) Replication
7 1 (1.09%) Thin Client
Operating Systems
1 12 (13.04%) Linux
2 11 (11.96%) Windows
3 10 (10.87%) Unix
4 9 (9.78%) Windows Server
5 8 (8.70%) Windows Server 2012
6 5 (5.43%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 5 (5.43%) Solaris
7 4 (4.35%) Kali Linux
8 3 (3.26%) Windows Server 2008
9 2 (2.17%) Data ONTAP
9 2 (2.17%) Windows 10
9 2 (2.17%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 33 (35.87%) Agile Software Development
2 30 (32.61%) ITIL
3 22 (23.91%) TDD
4 19 (20.65%) Change Management
4 19 (20.65%) Load Balancing
5 17 (18.48%) Technical Leadership
6 15 (16.30%) Scrum
6 15 (16.30%) Software Engineering
6 15 (16.30%) Test Management
7 14 (15.22%) BDD
7 14 (15.22%) DSDM
7 14 (15.22%) Kanban
7 14 (15.22%) Manual Testing
7 14 (15.22%) Software Testing
7 14 (15.22%) User Acceptance Testing
8 13 (14.13%) Problem-Solving
9 12 (13.04%) Capacity Management
9 12 (13.04%) ITSM
10 10 (10.87%) Network Management
10 10 (10.87%) Stakeholder Engagement
Programming Languages
1 19 (20.65%) SQL
2 16 (17.39%) Python
3 9 (9.78%) Java
4 7 (7.61%) C#
4 7 (7.61%) Ruby
5 2 (2.17%) C
6 1 (1.09%) PowerShell
6 1 (1.09%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 92 (100.00%) Security Cleared
2 20 (21.74%) CCNP
2 20 (21.74%) Cisco Certification
3 14 (15.22%) CCIE
3 14 (15.22%) JNCIP
4 13 (14.13%) CCSE
5 6 (6.52%) CCNA
6 5 (5.43%) DBS Check
6 5 (5.43%) JNCIA
7 4 (4.35%) OCP
7 4 (4.35%) Oracle Certification
7 4 (4.35%) RHCE
8 3 (3.26%) BPSS Clearance
9 2 (2.17%) A+ Certification
9 2 (2.17%) CISSP
9 2 (2.17%) MCDST
9 2 (2.17%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (7.61%) PMO
2 6 (6.52%) Data Quality
3 5 (5.43%) SLA
4 4 (4.35%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 4 (4.35%) PCI DSS
5 2 (2.17%) ISO 9000
5 2 (2.17%) ISO/IEC 20000
6 1 (1.09%) QA
System Software
1 14 (15.22%) Active Directory
2 8 (8.70%) Hyper-V
3 5 (5.43%) VMware Infrastructure
3 5 (5.43%) vSphere
4 4 (4.35%) Postfix
5 2 (2.17%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 14 (15.22%) HP Quality Center
2 10 (10.87%) Ansible
3 5 (5.43%) Nessus
4 2 (2.17%) SCOM
5 1 (1.09%) Grafana
5 1 (1.09%) Opscode Chef
5 1 (1.09%) Prometheus
Vendors
1 37 (40.22%) Cisco
2 34 (36.96%) HP
3 23 (25.00%) F5
3 23 (25.00%) Juniper
4 21 (22.83%) CheckPoint
5 20 (21.74%) Aruba
6 18 (19.57%) Meraki
6 18 (19.57%) Ubiquiti
6 18 (19.57%) VMware
7 17 (18.48%) Microsoft
8 15 (16.30%) Extreme Networks
9 14 (15.22%) Google
10 5 (5.43%) BMC
10 5 (5.43%) Oracle
10 5 (5.43%) Red Hat
10 5 (5.43%) Remedy
11 4 (4.35%) Dell
11 4 (4.35%) Infoblox
12 3 (3.26%) Citrix
12 3 (3.26%) Fortinet