Period
to 19 September 2019

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 19 September 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Security Clearance
Yorkshire > West Yorkshire
6 months to
19 Sep 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 171 132 209
Rank change year-on-year -39 +77 0
Permanent jobs citing Security Cleared 40 108 63
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in West Yorkshire 0.91% 1.84% 0.91%
As % of the Qualifications category 6.05% 11.61% 4.46%
Number of salaries quoted 34 69 50
West Yorkshire median annual salary £35,000 £45,000 £41,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -22.22% +8.43% +3.75%
10th Percentile £22,263 £30,000 £22,100
90th Percentile £59,250 £63,650 £70,000
Yorkshire median annual salary £43,750 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year -2.78% - -

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 661 930 1,412
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in West Yorkshire 14.99% 15.89% 20.42%
Number of salaries quoted 534 767 1,130
West Yorkshire median annual salary £44,375 £42,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.41% - +6.25%
10th Percentile £25,000 £22,000 £23,750
90th Percentile £67,500 £63,750 £60,000
Yorkshire median annual salary £40,000 £42,500 £41,500
% change year-on-year -5.88% +2.41% +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 19 September 2019.

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 19 September 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 -36 40 £35,000 -22.22% 17
Security Cleared
Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 19 September 2019, 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 34 (85.00%) SC Cleared
2 22 (55.00%) HP
3 17 (42.50%) Agile Software Development
4 15 (37.50%) Office 365
5 14 (35.00%) Cucumber
5 14 (35.00%) BDD
5 14 (35.00%) SoapUI
5 14 (35.00%) G Suite
5 14 (35.00%) LoadRunner
5 14 (35.00%) JMeter
5 14 (35.00%) Cisco
5 14 (35.00%) SQL
5 14 (35.00%) DSDM
5 14 (35.00%) TDD
5 14 (35.00%) Retail
5 14 (35.00%) Software Testing
5 14 (35.00%) Google
5 14 (35.00%) Finance
5 14 (35.00%) Scrum
5 14 (35.00%) Team Foundation Server
5 14 (35.00%) Kanban
5 14 (35.00%) HP Quality Center
5 14 (35.00%) JIRA
5 14 (35.00%) Selenium
5 14 (35.00%) User Acceptance Testing
5 14 (35.00%) Test Management
5 14 (35.00%) Manual Testing
6 11 (27.50%) ITIL
7 10 (25.00%) SOAP
7 10 (25.00%) Wi-Fi

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 1 (2.50%) IIS
1 1 (2.50%) SharePoint
1 1 (2.50%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 6 (15.00%) Microsoft Excel
1 6 (15.00%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 15 (37.50%) Office 365
2 14 (35.00%) G Suite
3 3 (7.50%) AWS
3 3 (7.50%) Azure
4 1 (2.50%) Amazon EC2
4 1 (2.50%) Amazon ELB
4 1 (2.50%) Amazon S3
4 1 (2.50%) Route 53
Communications & Networking
1 10 (25.00%) Wi-Fi
2 8 (20.00%) Cisco Nexus
2 8 (20.00%) Wireshark
3 7 (17.50%) Cisco Firepower
4 3 (7.50%) TCP/IP
5 2 (5.00%) DHCP
5 2 (5.00%) DNS
5 2 (5.00%) VLAN
5 2 (5.00%) Wireless
6 1 (2.50%) DSL
6 1 (2.50%) Firewall
6 1 (2.50%) FTP
6 1 (2.50%) HTTP
6 1 (2.50%) Intrusion Detection
6 1 (2.50%) IPsec
6 1 (2.50%) SSL
6 1 (2.50%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (5.00%) Amazon RDS
2 1 (2.50%) MongoDB
2 1 (2.50%) MySQL
2 1 (2.50%) NoSQL
2 1 (2.50%) RDBMS
2 1 (2.50%) Relational Database
2 1 (2.50%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 14 (35.00%) Cucumber
1 14 (35.00%) JIRA
1 14 (35.00%) JMeter
1 14 (35.00%) LoadRunner
1 14 (35.00%) Selenium
1 14 (35.00%) SoapUI
1 14 (35.00%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (2.50%) Jenkins
2 1 (2.50%) Travis CI
General
1 14 (35.00%) Finance
1 14 (35.00%) Retail
2 5 (12.50%) Electronics
3 1 (2.50%) Billing
3 1 (2.50%) Law
3 1 (2.50%) Local Government
3 1 (2.50%) Police
3 1 (2.50%) Public Sector
Job Titles
1 16 (40.00%) Analyst
2 14 (35.00%) Test Analyst
3 9 (22.50%) Network Engineer
4 8 (20.00%) Juniper Engineer
5 7 (17.50%) Juniper Support
5 7 (17.50%) Network Support
5 7 (17.50%) Network Support Engineer
5 7 (17.50%) Support Engineer
6 5 (12.50%) Technical Support
7 3 (7.50%) 2nd Line Support
7 3 (7.50%) 2nd Line Technical Support
7 3 (7.50%) Agile Test Analyst
8 2 (5.00%) DBA
8 2 (5.00%) DevOps Engineer
8 2 (5.00%) Field Engineer
8 2 (5.00%) Network Field Engineer
8 2 (5.00%) SQL DBA
8 2 (5.00%) Wireless Engineer
8 2 (5.00%) Wireless Network Engineer
9 1 (2.50%) Lead Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (25.00%) SOAP
2 2 (5.00%) .NET
2 2 (5.00%) ASP.NET
Miscellaneous
1 10 (25.00%) Analytical Skills
2 7 (17.50%) Management Information System
3 3 (7.50%) e-Learning
3 3 (7.50%) Replication
4 2 (5.00%) Clustering
4 2 (5.00%) Fibre Optics
4 2 (5.00%) Reference Data
4 2 (5.00%) User Experience
5 1 (2.50%) Fat Client
5 1 (2.50%) Thin Client
Operating Systems
1 5 (12.50%) Windows
2 2 (5.00%) Linux
2 2 (5.00%) Windows Server
2 2 (5.00%) Windows Server 2008
2 2 (5.00%) Windows Server 2012
3 1 (2.50%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 1 (2.50%) Windows 10
3 1 (2.50%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (42.50%) Agile Software Development
2 14 (35.00%) BDD
2 14 (35.00%) DSDM
2 14 (35.00%) Kanban
2 14 (35.00%) Manual Testing
2 14 (35.00%) Scrum
2 14 (35.00%) Software Testing
2 14 (35.00%) TDD
2 14 (35.00%) Test Management
2 14 (35.00%) User Acceptance Testing
3 11 (27.50%) ITIL
4 10 (25.00%) API Testing
4 10 (25.00%) Integration Testing
5 9 (22.50%) Proactive Maintenance
6 8 (20.00%) Capacity Management
6 8 (20.00%) ITSM
6 8 (20.00%) Load Balancing
6 8 (20.00%) Stakeholder Engagement
6 8 (20.00%) Technical Leadership
7 7 (17.50%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 14 (35.00%) SQL
2 5 (12.50%) C
3 3 (7.50%) Java
4 2 (5.00%) T-SQL
5 1 (2.50%) PHP
5 1 (2.50%) Python
5 1 (2.50%) Scala
Qualifications
1 34 (85.00%) SC Cleared
2 8 (20.00%) CCIE
2 8 (20.00%) CCNP
2 8 (20.00%) Cisco Certification
2 8 (20.00%) JNCIP
3 7 (17.50%) CCSE
3 7 (17.50%) Microsoft Certification
4 6 (15.00%) A+ Certification
4 6 (15.00%) MCDST
5 4 (10.00%) ISEB
6 2 (5.00%) DV Cleared
7 1 (2.50%) BPSS Clearance
7 1 (2.50%) CISSP
7 1 (2.50%) CREST Certified
7 1 (2.50%) GIAC
7 1 (2.50%) GPEN
7 1 (2.50%) MCP
7 1 (2.50%) MCSE
7 1 (2.50%) OSCP
7 1 (2.50%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (17.50%) SLA
System Software
1 4 (10.00%) Active Directory
2 2 (5.00%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (2.50%) Docker
3 1 (2.50%) Hyper-V
3 1 (2.50%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 14 (35.00%) HP Quality Center
2 2 (5.00%) Failover Clustering
2 2 (5.00%) Microsoft Clustering
2 2 (5.00%) Puppet
3 1 (2.50%) Kubernetes
3 1 (2.50%) Opscode Chef
3 1 (2.50%) Terraform
Vendors
1 22 (55.00%) HP
2 14 (35.00%) Cisco
2 14 (35.00%) Google
3 9 (22.50%) Ubiquiti
4 8 (20.00%) Aruba
4 8 (20.00%) Extreme Networks
4 8 (20.00%) F5
4 8 (20.00%) Juniper
4 8 (20.00%) Meraki
5 7 (17.50%) CheckPoint
5 7 (17.50%) Palo Alto
5 7 (17.50%) Xerox
6 5 (12.50%) Apple
6 5 (12.50%) Dell
7 2 (5.00%) Microsoft
7 2 (5.00%) MikroTik
7 2 (5.00%) Ruckus Wireless
7 2 (5.00%) VMware
8 1 (2.50%) Capita
8 1 (2.50%) Citrix