Period
to 21 May 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 21 May 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Security Clearance
Yorkshire > West Yorkshire
6 months to
21 May 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 117 187 227
Rank change year-on-year +70 +40 -32
Permanent jobs citing Security Cleared 95 73 43
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in West Yorkshire 2.09% 1.10% 0.61%
As % of the Qualifications category 13.46% 7.32% 3.03%
Number of salaries quoted 85 48 13
West Yorkshire median annual salary £50,000 £35,500 £42,800
Median salary % change year-on-year +40.85% -17.06% -9.89%
10th Percentile £27,840 £18,500 £36,250
90th Percentile £59,500 £54,875 £57,500
Yorkshire median annual salary £50,000 £40,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +25.00% -11.11% -

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 706 997 1,417
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in West Yorkshire 15.56% 14.98% 20.19%
Number of salaries quoted 600 850 1,160
West Yorkshire median annual salary £44,742 £41,996 £42,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.54% -0.01% +5.00%
10th Percentile £25,000 £22,725 £25,000
90th Percentile £62,625 £60,000 £58,750
Yorkshire median annual salary £40,000 £41,500 £41,000
% change year-on-year -3.61% +1.22% +2.50%

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 21 May 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 21 May 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 +65 92 £50,000 +42.86% 9
Wakefield +7 1 - -
Batley - 1 £50,000 -
Security Cleared
Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 21 May 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 83 (87.37%) SC Cleared
2 48 (50.53%) HP
3 40 (42.11%) Cisco
4 37 (38.95%) ITIL
4 37 (38.95%) Analytical Skills
5 32 (33.68%) Technical Leadership
6 30 (31.58%) CCNP
6 30 (31.58%) Cisco Certification
6 30 (31.58%) Juniper
6 30 (31.58%) Aruba
6 30 (31.58%) F5
7 29 (30.53%) Office 365
7 29 (30.53%) Cisco Nexus
7 29 (30.53%) Load Balancing
7 29 (30.53%) Wi-Fi
8 28 (29.47%) Finance
9 27 (28.42%) Agile Software Development
10 25 (26.32%) CheckPoint
10 25 (26.32%) Ubiquiti
11 24 (25.26%) Extreme Networks
11 24 (25.26%) Meraki
12 23 (24.21%) Wireshark
12 23 (24.21%) JNCIP
12 23 (24.21%) Change Management
12 23 (24.21%) CCIE
13 22 (23.16%) SQL
13 22 (23.16%) ITSM
13 22 (23.16%) TDD
13 22 (23.16%) JIRA
13 22 (23.16%) Capacity Management

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 7 (7.37%) MS Exchange
2 6 (6.32%) SharePoint
2 6 (6.32%) Skype for Business
3 5 (5.26%) Exchange Server 2007
3 5 (5.26%) IIS
4 2 (2.11%) Oracle Application Server
5 1 (1.05%) Apache Spark
5 1 (1.05%) Elasticsearch
5 1 (1.05%) nginx
Applications
1 5 (5.26%) Microsoft Excel
2 4 (4.21%) Microsoft Office
3 1 (1.05%) Microsoft PowerPoint
3 1 (1.05%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 2 (2.11%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 29 (30.53%) Office 365
2 19 (20.00%) G Suite
3 12 (12.63%) Microsoft Azure
4 11 (11.58%) Amazon AWS
5 5 (5.26%) Amazon EC2
6 4 (4.21%) AWS CloudFormation
6 4 (4.21%) AWS CodePipeline
6 4 (4.21%) Virtual Private Cloud
7 3 (3.16%) Power Platform
8 1 (1.05%) Amazon ELB
8 1 (1.05%) Amazon S3
8 1 (1.05%) Route 53
Communications & Networking
1 29 (30.53%) Cisco Nexus
1 29 (30.53%) Wi-Fi
2 23 (24.21%) Wireshark
3 18 (18.95%) Firewall
4 11 (11.58%) Cisco Firepower
5 10 (10.53%) TCP/IP
5 10 (10.53%) VPN
6 9 (9.47%) LAN
7 7 (7.37%) DNS
7 7 (7.37%) Wireless
8 6 (6.32%) DSL
8 6 (6.32%) Intrusion Detection
9 5 (5.26%) DHCP
10 4 (4.21%) IPv4
10 4 (4.21%) WAN
10 4 (4.21%) WLAN
11 2 (2.11%) ISDN
11 2 (2.11%) PSTN
11 2 (2.11%) SMTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (9.47%) SQL Server
2 6 (6.32%) Amazon RDS
3 5 (5.26%) SQL Server 2008
4 4 (4.21%) InfluxDB
4 4 (4.21%) SQL Server 2016
5 3 (3.16%) Power BI
5 3 (3.16%) Redis
5 3 (3.16%) Riak
6 2 (2.11%) Big Data
6 2 (2.11%) Relational Database
7 1 (1.05%) Apache Hive
7 1 (1.05%) Data Warehouse
7 1 (1.05%) GIS
7 1 (1.05%) Hadoop
7 1 (1.05%) NoSQL
7 1 (1.05%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 22 (23.16%) JIRA
2 19 (20.00%) Cucumber
2 19 (20.00%) JMeter
2 19 (20.00%) LoadRunner
2 19 (20.00%) Selenium
2 19 (20.00%) SoapUI
2 19 (20.00%) Team Foundation Server
3 7 (7.37%) Git (software)
3 7 (7.37%) Jenkins
4 4 (4.21%) Bitbucket
4 4 (4.21%) CircleCI
4 4 (4.21%) Travis CI
5 3 (3.16%) Mercurial
5 3 (3.16%) Subversion
General
1 28 (29.47%) Finance
2 20 (21.05%) Retail
3 5 (5.26%) Legal
4 4 (4.21%) Electronics
5 1 (1.05%) Law
5 1 (1.05%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 28 (29.47%) Network Engineer
2 26 (27.37%) Analyst
3 25 (26.32%) Network Support
3 25 (26.32%) Support Engineer
4 24 (25.26%) Network Support Engineer
5 19 (20.00%) Test Analyst
6 18 (18.95%) Juniper Engineer
7 17 (17.89%) Juniper Support
8 6 (6.32%) Cisco Engineer
8 6 (6.32%) Cisco Network Engineer
8 6 (6.32%) Cisco Network Support Engineer
8 6 (6.32%) Cisco Support
8 6 (6.32%) Cisco Support Engineer
8 6 (6.32%) IT Analyst
8 6 (6.32%) IT Security Analyst
8 6 (6.32%) Security Analyst
9 5 (5.26%) DevOps Engineer
9 5 (5.26%) Project Engineer
10 4 (4.21%) 2nd Line Support
10 4 (4.21%) Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 16 (16.84%) SOAP
2 4 (4.21%) .NET
2 4 (4.21%) ASP.NET
3 2 (2.11%) Lambda Expressions
4 1 (1.05%) RabbitMQ
Miscellaneous
1 37 (38.95%) Analytical Skills
2 19 (20.00%) Management Information System
3 11 (11.58%) Data Centre
4 4 (4.21%) e-Learning
5 2 (2.11%) Clustering
5 2 (2.11%) Driving Licence
5 2 (2.11%) Public Cloud
5 2 (2.11%) Reference Data
5 2 (2.11%) Replication
6 1 (1.05%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 19 (20.00%) Windows
2 13 (13.68%) Linux
3 11 (11.58%) Windows Server 2012
4 8 (8.42%) Unix
4 8 (8.42%) Windows 10
5 6 (6.32%) Windows 7
5 6 (6.32%) Windows Server 2008
6 5 (5.26%) Windows Server
7 3 (3.16%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 2 (2.11%) Solaris
8 2 (2.11%) Windows 2000
8 2 (2.11%) Windows 8
8 2 (2.11%) Windows XP
9 1 (1.05%) Kali Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 37 (38.95%) ITIL
2 32 (33.68%) Technical Leadership
3 29 (30.53%) Load Balancing
4 27 (28.42%) Agile Software Development
5 23 (24.21%) Change Management
6 22 (23.16%) Capacity Management
6 22 (23.16%) ITSM
6 22 (23.16%) TDD
7 21 (22.11%) Scrum
8 20 (21.05%) BDD
9 19 (20.00%) DSDM
9 19 (20.00%) Kanban
9 19 (20.00%) Manual Testing
9 19 (20.00%) Software Testing
9 19 (20.00%) Test Management
9 19 (20.00%) User Acceptance Testing
10 18 (18.95%) Stakeholder Engagement
11 17 (17.89%) Network Management
12 16 (16.84%) API Testing
12 16 (16.84%) Integration Testing
Programming Languages
1 22 (23.16%) SQL
2 7 (7.37%) Python
3 6 (6.32%) Java
4 5 (5.26%) C
5 4 (4.21%) Shell Script
6 2 (2.11%) PHP
6 2 (2.11%) Scala
6 2 (2.11%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 83 (87.37%) SC Cleared
2 30 (31.58%) CCNP
2 30 (31.58%) Cisco Certification
3 23 (24.21%) CCIE
3 23 (24.21%) JNCIP
4 19 (20.00%) CCSE
5 7 (7.37%) CCNA
6 6 (6.32%) CISSP
6 6 (6.32%) JNCIA
7 4 (4.21%) A+ Certification
7 4 (4.21%) MCDST
7 4 (4.21%) Microsoft Certification
8 3 (3.16%) BPSS Clearance
9 2 (2.11%) CREST Certified
9 2 (2.11%) GIAC
9 2 (2.11%) GPEN
9 2 (2.11%) OCP
9 2 (2.11%) Oracle Certification
9 2 (2.11%) OSCP
9 2 (2.11%) RHCE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (9.47%) SLA
2 4 (4.21%) PMO
3 1 (1.05%) Data Quality
3 1 (1.05%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 1 (1.05%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 14 (14.74%) Active Directory
2 5 (5.26%) Hyper-V
2 5 (5.26%) vSphere
3 4 (4.21%) VMware Infrastructure
4 2 (2.11%) Postfix
5 1 (1.05%) Docker
Systems Management
1 19 (20.00%) HP Quality Center
2 7 (7.37%) Ansible
3 4 (4.21%) Grafana
3 4 (4.21%) Opscode Chef
3 4 (4.21%) Prometheus
4 2 (2.11%) Failover Clustering
4 2 (2.11%) Microsoft Clustering
5 1 (1.05%) Kubernetes
5 1 (1.05%) Nessus
5 1 (1.05%) Puppet
5 1 (1.05%) Terraform
Vendors
1 48 (50.53%) HP
2 40 (42.11%) Cisco
3 30 (31.58%) Aruba
3 30 (31.58%) F5
3 30 (31.58%) Juniper
4 25 (26.32%) CheckPoint
4 25 (26.32%) Ubiquiti
5 24 (25.26%) Extreme Networks
5 24 (25.26%) Meraki
6 19 (20.00%) Google
6 19 (20.00%) Microsoft
7 12 (12.63%) VMware
8 10 (10.53%) Palo Alto
9 4 (4.21%) Apple
9 4 (4.21%) Dell
9 4 (4.21%) Xerox
10 2 (2.11%) BMC
10 2 (2.11%) Oracle
10 2 (2.11%) Red Hat
10 2 (2.11%) Remedy