Period
to 15 October 2018

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

Security Clearance
Yorkshire > West Yorkshire
6 months to
15 Oct 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 120 192 218
Rank change year-on-year +72 +26 -52
Permanent jobs citing Security Cleared 113 76 64
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in West Yorkshire 2.07% 1.16% 0.83%
As % of the Qualifications category 12.68% 5.60% 3.68%
Number of salaries quoted 71 63 32
West Yorkshire median annual salary £45,000 £41,500 £39,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +8.43% +6.41% -16.13%
10th Percentile £30,000 £22,800 £22,750
90th Percentile £75,000 £70,000 £60,425
Yorkshire median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year - +5.88% -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 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 891 1,356 1,741
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in West Yorkshire 16.29% 20.71% 22.60%
Number of salaries quoted 731 1,083 1,480
West Yorkshire median annual salary £40,000 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -5.88% +6.25% -
10th Percentile £22,500 £23,550 £25,000
90th Percentile £63,750 £60,000 £62,500
Yorkshire median annual salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +3.75% - -

Security Cleared
Job Vacancy Trend in West Yorkshire

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

Job vacancy trend for Security Cleared in West Yorkshire

Security Cleared
Salary Trend in West Yorkshire

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

Salary trend for Security Cleared in West Yorkshire

Security Cleared
Salary Histogram in West Yorkshire

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

Salary histogram for Security Cleared in West Yorkshire

Security 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 Security Cleared within the West Yorkshire region over the 6 months to 15 October 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 +68 103 £45,000 +5.88% 13
Wakefield -5 5 £67,500 +107.69% 1
Security Cleared
Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 15 October 2018, IT jobs citing Security 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 Security Cleared.

1 51 (45.13%) Agile Software Development
2 47 (41.59%) SC Cleared
3 31 (27.43%) Microsoft
4 25 (22.12%) SQL
5 21 (18.58%) Management Information System
6 19 (16.81%) Java
6 19 (16.81%) MS Visio
7 18 (15.93%) Problem-Solving
8 17 (15.04%) C
9 16 (14.16%) Cisco
9 16 (14.16%) Test Automation
10 15 (13.27%) Continuous Integration
10 15 (13.27%) Windows
10 15 (13.27%) Relational Database
11 14 (12.39%) User Experience
11 14 (12.39%) Photoshop
11 14 (12.39%) Adobe
11 14 (12.39%) Selenium
11 14 (12.39%) TDD
11 14 (12.39%) Balsamiq Mockups
11 14 (12.39%) Axure RP
12 13 (11.50%) Retail
12 13 (11.50%) Middleware
12 13 (11.50%) Windows Server
13 12 (10.62%) Driving Licence
13 12 (10.62%) Mentoring
13 12 (10.62%) Client/Server
13 12 (10.62%) Python
13 12 (10.62%) IIS
13 12 (10.62%) Internet

Security 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 (10.62%) IIS
2 7 (6.19%) Drupal
3 4 (3.54%) Apache
3 4 (3.54%) Apache Spark
3 4 (3.54%) Elasticsearch
3 4 (3.54%) nginx
3 4 (3.54%) SharePoint
3 4 (3.54%) Skype for Business
4 1 (0.88%) GlassFish
4 1 (0.88%) JBoss
4 1 (0.88%) WebLogic
4 1 (0.88%) WebSphere
Applications
1 19 (16.81%) MS Visio
2 14 (12.39%) Photoshop
3 9 (7.96%) Microsoft Excel
4 5 (4.42%) Microsoft Office
5 4 (3.54%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 1 (0.88%) Oracle EBS R12
Cloud Services
1 8 (7.08%) Amazon AWS
2 7 (6.19%) Microsoft Azure
3 3 (2.65%) IaaS
4 1 (0.88%) Amazon EC2
4 1 (0.88%) AWS Lambda
4 1 (0.88%) Azure Active Directory
4 1 (0.88%) Office 365
4 1 (0.88%) PaaS
4 1 (0.88%) Serverless
Communications & Networking
1 12 (10.62%) Internet
2 11 (9.73%) Firewall
3 7 (6.19%) Cisco Nexus
4 5 (4.42%) Wi-Fi
5 4 (3.54%) Cisco ASA
5 4 (3.54%) Cisco Firepower
5 4 (3.54%) Network Security
6 3 (2.65%) Wireless
7 2 (1.77%) LAN
7 2 (1.77%) MPLS
7 2 (1.77%) VoIP
7 2 (1.77%) WAN
8 1 (0.88%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (13.27%) Relational Database
2 5 (4.42%) Hadoop
2 5 (4.42%) MongoDB
3 4 (3.54%) Apache Cassandra
3 4 (3.54%) CouchDB
3 4 (3.54%) Data Warehouse
3 4 (3.54%) GIS
3 4 (3.54%) NoSQL
3 4 (3.54%) PostgreSQL
3 4 (3.54%) Redis
3 4 (3.54%) Riak
3 4 (3.54%) SQL Server
4 3 (2.65%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 14 (12.39%) Axure RP
1 14 (12.39%) Balsamiq Mockups
1 14 (12.39%) Selenium
2 12 (10.62%) Git (software)
3 7 (6.19%) JIRA
3 7 (6.19%) Maven
4 6 (5.31%) WebDriver
5 4 (3.54%) Jenkins
5 4 (3.54%) Mercurial
5 4 (3.54%) Subversion
6 3 (2.65%) Cucumber
6 3 (2.65%) JMeter
6 3 (2.65%) LoadRunner
6 3 (2.65%) SoapUI
6 3 (2.65%) Team Foundation Server
7 1 (0.88%) Grunt
7 1 (0.88%) gulp
7 1 (0.88%) webpack
General
1 13 (11.50%) Retail
2 7 (6.19%) Finance
3 6 (5.31%) Marketing
4 5 (4.42%) Electronics
4 5 (4.42%) Military
5 4 (3.54%) Pharmaceutical
6 2 (1.77%) Telecoms
7 1 (0.88%) Billing
7 1 (0.88%) Games
Job Titles
1 31 (27.43%) Developer
2 20 (17.70%) Analyst
3 17 (15.04%) Consultant
4 15 (13.27%) Business Analyst
5 14 (12.39%) Digital Analyst
5 14 (12.39%) Digital Business Analyst
6 12 (10.62%) Technical Consultant
7 11 (9.73%) Java Developer
8 9 (7.96%) Architect
8 9 (7.96%) Tester
9 8 (7.08%) Project Manager
9 8 (7.08%) Security Engineer
10 7 (6.19%) Drupal Developer
10 7 (6.19%) Network Engineer
11 5 (4.42%) 2nd Line Support
11 5 (4.42%) Test Architect
11 5 (4.42%) Test Automation Architect
12 4 (3.54%) Delphi Developer
12 4 (3.54%) Python Developer
12 4 (3.54%) Technical Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (11.50%) Middleware
2 8 (7.08%) Spring
3 7 (6.19%) RESTful
3 7 (6.19%) Twig
3 7 (6.19%) Web Services
3 7 (6.19%) YAML
4 6 (5.31%) React
5 5 (4.42%) CSS
6 4 (3.54%) J2EE
6 4 (3.54%) RabbitMQ
7 3 (2.65%) JSON
8 2 (1.77%) AngularJS
8 2 (1.77%) HTML
8 2 (1.77%) Java EE
8 2 (1.77%) jQuery
8 2 (1.77%) Semantic HTML
9 1 (0.88%) .NET
9 1 (0.88%) EJB
9 1 (0.88%) HTML5
9 1 (0.88%) Node.js
Miscellaneous
1 21 (18.58%) Management Information System
2 14 (12.39%) User Experience
3 12 (10.62%) Client/Server
3 12 (10.62%) Driving Licence
4 10 (8.85%) Analytical Skills
5 6 (5.31%) Fintech
6 4 (3.54%) e-Learning
6 4 (3.54%) NHS
7 3 (2.65%) Cyberthreat
7 3 (2.65%) Greenfield Project
8 2 (1.77%) Self-Motivation
8 2 (1.77%) W3C
9 1 (0.88%) Analytical Mindset
9 1 (0.88%) Cybercrime
9 1 (0.88%) Enterprise Software
9 1 (0.88%) Fat Client
9 1 (0.88%) Replication
9 1 (0.88%) Thin Client
Operating Systems
1 15 (13.27%) Windows
2 13 (11.50%) Windows Server
3 4 (3.54%) Kali Linux
3 4 (3.54%) Unix
4 1 (0.88%) Linux
4 1 (0.88%) Windows 10
4 1 (0.88%) Windows Server 2008
4 1 (0.88%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 51 (45.13%) Agile Software Development
2 18 (15.93%) Problem-Solving
3 16 (14.16%) Test Automation
4 15 (13.27%) Continuous Integration
5 14 (12.39%) TDD
6 12 (10.62%) Change Control
6 12 (10.62%) Mentoring
7 11 (9.73%) Software Engineering
8 9 (7.96%) Logistics
9 7 (6.19%) Project Management
9 7 (6.19%) Test Management
10 6 (5.31%) Analytical Thinking
10 6 (5.31%) OOP
10 6 (5.31%) SDET
10 6 (5.31%) Service Delivery
10 6 (5.31%) Validation
10 6 (5.31%) Web Development
11 5 (4.42%) ERP
11 5 (4.42%) Mathematics
11 5 (4.42%) Migration
Programming Languages
1 25 (22.12%) SQL
2 19 (16.81%) Java
3 17 (15.04%) C
4 12 (10.62%) Python
5 8 (7.08%) PHP
6 7 (6.19%) C#
7 6 (5.31%) Ruby
8 4 (3.54%) Delphi
9 2 (1.77%) JavaScript
10 1 (0.88%) Groovy
Qualifications
1 47 (41.59%) SC Cleared
2 12 (10.62%) Degree
3 6 (5.31%) Microsoft Certification
4 5 (4.42%) A+ Certification
4 5 (4.42%) MCDST
5 4 (3.54%) DBS Check
6 3 (2.65%) CCNA
6 3 (2.65%) CCNP
6 3 (2.65%) Cisco Certification
6 3 (2.65%) JNCIA
6 3 (2.65%) Sun Certification
7 2 (1.77%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
8 1 (0.88%) MCSE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (5.31%) QA
2 5 (4.42%) SLA
3 4 (3.54%) Data Quality
3 4 (3.54%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 4 (3.54%) PCI DSS
3 4 (3.54%) PMO
System Software
1 5 (4.42%) Active Directory
2 2 (1.77%) Docker
3 1 (0.88%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 4 (3.54%) Ansible
1 4 (3.54%) Nessus
2 3 (2.65%) HP Quality Center
3 2 (1.77%) Puppet
4 1 (0.88%) Microsoft Intune
4 1 (0.88%) SCCM
4 1 (0.88%) Terraform
Vendors
1 31 (27.43%) Microsoft
2 16 (14.16%) Cisco
3 14 (12.39%) Adobe
4 7 (6.19%) CheckPoint
4 7 (6.19%) F5
4 7 (6.19%) Juniper
5 6 (5.31%) HP
5 6 (5.31%) Xerox
6 5 (4.42%) Apple
6 5 (4.42%) Dell
6 5 (4.42%) Oracle
6 5 (4.42%) VMware
7 4 (3.54%) Fortinet
7 4 (3.54%) Meraki
7 4 (3.54%) Palo Alto
8 3 (2.65%) Aruba
8 3 (2.65%) Sun
8 3 (2.65%) Sybase
8 3 (2.65%) Twitter
8 3 (2.65%) Ubiquiti