Period
to 22 September 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 22 September 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Security Check (SC) Clearance
Yorkshire > West Yorkshire
6 months to
22 Sep 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 200 220 230
Rank change year-on-year +20 +10 -8
Permanent jobs citing SC Cleared 39 52 56
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in West Yorkshire 0.68% 0.76% 0.72%
As % of the Qualifications category 4.29% 3.71% 3.18%
Number of salaries quoted 32 43 19
West Yorkshire median annual salary £40,000 £41,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -3.61% -7.78% -
10th Percentile £18,500 £19,300 £35,000
90th Percentile £77,250 £70,000 £65,500
Yorkshire median annual salary £42,500 £42,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year - -5.56% -3.23%

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 909 1,400 1,761
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in West Yorkshire 15.76% 20.43% 22.63%
Number of salaries quoted 749 1,123 1,473
West Yorkshire median annual salary £41,500 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -2.35% +6.25% -
10th Percentile £22,000 £23,750 £24,750
90th Percentile £63,750 £60,000 £62,500
Yorkshire median annual salary £42,000 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +1.20% +3.75% -

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 22 September 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 22 September 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 +20 33 £35,000 -17.65% 6
Wakefield -14 1 £67,500 +107.69%
SC Cleared
Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 22 September 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 39 (100.00%) Security Cleared
2 17 (43.59%) Cisco
3 11 (28.21%) Firewall
3 11 (28.21%) Test Automation
4 8 (20.51%) Web Development
4 8 (20.51%) Selenium
4 8 (20.51%) Agile Software Development
4 8 (20.51%) Retail
5 7 (17.95%) Marketing
5 7 (17.95%) QA
5 7 (17.95%) CheckPoint
5 7 (17.95%) Microsoft Certification
5 7 (17.95%) Juniper
5 7 (17.95%) F5
5 7 (17.95%) Cisco Nexus
6 6 (15.38%) Xerox
6 6 (15.38%) Problem-Solving
6 6 (15.38%) Management Information System
6 6 (15.38%) Service Delivery
6 6 (15.38%) Electronics
6 6 (15.38%) Apple
6 6 (15.38%) A+ Certification
6 6 (15.38%) HP
6 6 (15.38%) Dell
6 6 (15.38%) Microsoft
6 6 (15.38%) SLA
6 6 (15.38%) Microsoft Office
6 6 (15.38%) Microsoft Excel
6 6 (15.38%) C
6 6 (15.38%) Java

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 4 (10.26%) SharePoint
1 4 (10.26%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 6 (15.38%) Microsoft Excel
1 6 (15.38%) Microsoft Office
2 1 (2.56%) MS Visio
2 1 (2.56%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 1 (2.56%) Oracle EBS R12
Cloud Services
1 5 (12.82%) Amazon AWS
1 5 (12.82%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (5.13%) IaaS
3 1 (2.56%) Azure Active Directory
3 1 (2.56%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 11 (28.21%) Firewall
2 7 (17.95%) Cisco Nexus
3 5 (12.82%) Wi-Fi
4 4 (10.26%) Cisco ASA
4 4 (10.26%) Cisco Firepower
4 4 (10.26%) Network Security
5 3 (7.69%) Wireless
6 2 (5.13%) LAN
6 2 (5.13%) MPLS
6 2 (5.13%) VoIP
6 2 (5.13%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (10.26%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 8 (20.51%) Selenium
2 4 (10.26%) WebDriver
3 3 (7.69%) Cucumber
3 3 (7.69%) JIRA
3 3 (7.69%) JMeter
3 3 (7.69%) LoadRunner
3 3 (7.69%) SoapUI
3 3 (7.69%) Team Foundation Server
4 1 (2.56%) Axure RP
4 1 (2.56%) Balsamiq Mockups
General
1 8 (20.51%) Retail
2 7 (17.95%) Marketing
3 6 (15.38%) Electronics
4 5 (12.82%) Military
5 2 (5.13%) Telecoms
6 1 (2.56%) Games
Job Titles
1 10 (25.64%) Tester
2 8 (20.51%) Security Engineer
3 7 (17.95%) Network Engineer
4 6 (15.38%) 2nd Line Support
4 6 (15.38%) Architect
5 4 (10.26%) Analyst
5 4 (10.26%) Automation Tester
5 4 (10.26%) Network Security Engineer
5 4 (10.26%) Operations Engineer
5 4 (10.26%) Test Architect
5 4 (10.26%) Test Automation Architect
6 3 (7.69%) Cisco Network Support Engineer
6 3 (7.69%) Cisco Support Engineer
6 3 (7.69%) Juniper Engineer
6 3 (7.69%) Juniper Support
6 3 (7.69%) Senior Architect
6 3 (7.69%) Senior Automation Tester
6 3 (7.69%) Senior Test Automation Architect
6 3 (7.69%) Support Engineer
6 3 (7.69%) Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (5.13%) Java EE
2 1 (2.56%) .NET
2 1 (2.56%) HTML
2 1 (2.56%) HTML5
2 1 (2.56%) Middleware
2 1 (2.56%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 6 (15.38%) Management Information System
2 5 (12.82%) e-Learning
3 4 (10.26%) Analytical Skills
3 4 (10.26%) Fintech
3 4 (10.26%) NHS
4 2 (5.13%) Self-Motivation
5 1 (2.56%) Cyberthreat
5 1 (2.56%) Enterprise Software
5 1 (2.56%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 4 (10.26%) Kali Linux
2 2 (5.13%) Windows
3 1 (2.56%) Linux
3 1 (2.56%) Windows 10
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (28.21%) Test Automation
2 8 (20.51%) Agile Software Development
2 8 (20.51%) Web Development
3 6 (15.38%) Logistics
3 6 (15.38%) Mathematics
3 6 (15.38%) Problem-Solving
3 6 (15.38%) Service Delivery
4 5 (12.82%) Process Improvement
4 5 (12.82%) Software Engineering
5 4 (10.26%) Analytical Thinking
5 4 (10.26%) Business Intelligence
5 4 (10.26%) OOP
5 4 (10.26%) OWASP
5 4 (10.26%) Penetration Testing
5 4 (10.26%) Remediation Plan
5 4 (10.26%) Scrum
5 4 (10.26%) SDET
5 4 (10.26%) Security Operations
5 4 (10.26%) SIEM
5 4 (10.26%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 6 (15.38%) C
1 6 (15.38%) Java
2 5 (12.82%) C#
2 5 (12.82%) Python
3 4 (10.26%) Ruby
3 4 (10.26%) SQL
4 1 (2.56%) Groovy
4 1 (2.56%) PHP
Qualifications
1 39 (100.00%) Security Cleared
2 7 (17.95%) Microsoft Certification
3 6 (15.38%) A+ Certification
3 6 (15.38%) MCDST
4 4 (10.26%) DBS Check
5 3 (7.69%) CCNA
5 3 (7.69%) CCNP
5 3 (7.69%) Cisco Certification
5 3 (7.69%) JNCIA
6 2 (5.13%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
7 1 (2.56%) MCSE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (17.95%) QA
2 6 (15.38%) SLA
3 4 (10.26%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 4 (10.26%) PCI DSS
3 4 (10.26%) PMO
System Software
1 5 (12.82%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 4 (10.26%) Nessus
2 3 (7.69%) HP Quality Center
3 1 (2.56%) Microsoft Intune
3 1 (2.56%) SCCM
Vendors
1 17 (43.59%) Cisco
2 7 (17.95%) CheckPoint
2 7 (17.95%) F5
2 7 (17.95%) Juniper
3 6 (15.38%) Apple
3 6 (15.38%) Dell
3 6 (15.38%) HP
3 6 (15.38%) Microsoft
3 6 (15.38%) Xerox
4 4 (10.26%) Fortinet
4 4 (10.26%) Meraki
4 4 (10.26%) Palo Alto
4 4 (10.26%) VMware
5 3 (7.69%) Aruba
5 3 (7.69%) Ubiquiti
6 1 (2.56%) Adobe
6 1 (2.56%) Oracle
6 1 (2.56%) SAP
6 1 (2.56%) Splunk