Period
to 14 July 2020

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 14 July 2020 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Security Clearance
Yorkshire > West Yorkshire
6 months to
14 Jul 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 107 128 169
Rank change year-on-year +21 +41 +58
Permanent jobs citing Security Cleared 44 83 91
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in West Yorkshire 1.74% 1.85% 1.36%
As % of the Qualifications category 13.17% 11.58% 8.85%
Number of salaries quoted 46 77 60
Median annual salary £62,500 £50,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +25.00% +17.65% -8.60%
10th Percentile £40,000 £26,250 £18,500
90th Percentile £80,625 £60,000 £65,000
Yorkshire median annual salary £62,500 £50,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year +25.00% +17.65% -15.00%

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 334 717 1,028
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in West Yorkshire 13.19% 15.97% 15.37%
Number of salaries quoted 245 607 857
Median annual salary £48,000 £45,000 £42,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.67% +7.14% -1.18%
10th Percentile £26,250 £25,000 £21,650
90th Percentile £75,000 £65,000 £63,000
Yorkshire median annual salary £45,500 £40,000 £42,000
% change year-on-year +13.75% -4.76% -1.18%

Security Cleared
Job Vacancy Trend in West Yorkshire

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

Job vacancy trend for Security Cleared in West Yorkshire

Security Cleared
Salary Trend in West Yorkshire

3-month moving average salary quoted in jobs citing Security Cleared in West Yorkshire.

Salary trend for Security Cleared in West Yorkshire

Security Cleared
Salary Histogram in West Yorkshire

Salary distribution for jobs citing Security Cleared in West Yorkshire over the 6 months to 14 July 2020.

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 14 July 2020. 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 +14 44 £62,500 +25.00% 6
Security Cleared
Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 14 July 2020, 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 26 (59.09%) SC Cleared
2 22 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
3 17 (38.64%) AWS
4 16 (36.36%) DevOps
5 12 (27.27%) Scrum
6 9 (20.45%) Risk Management
6 9 (20.45%) C#
6 9 (20.45%) Windows
6 9 (20.45%) Cybersecurity
6 9 (20.45%) Amazon SQS
7 8 (18.18%) Splunk
7 8 (18.18%) Amazon RDS
7 8 (18.18%) Coaching
7 8 (18.18%) Windows Server
7 8 (18.18%) .NET
7 8 (18.18%) Azure
7 8 (18.18%) MVC
8 7 (15.91%) PowerShell
8 7 (15.91%) VMware
8 7 (15.91%) Active Directory
8 7 (15.91%) Terraform
8 7 (15.91%) Grafana
8 7 (15.91%) RabbitMQ
9 6 (13.64%) BPSS Clearance
9 6 (13.64%) Skype
9 6 (13.64%) Amazon CloudWatch
9 6 (13.64%) Oracle
9 6 (13.64%) SQL Server
9 6 (13.64%) SharePoint
9 6 (13.64%) DHCP

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 6 (13.64%) SharePoint
2 5 (11.36%) IIS
2 5 (11.36%) Skype for Business
3 1 (2.27%) CMS
3 1 (2.27%) Confluence
3 1 (2.27%) Oracle Workflow
Cloud Services
1 17 (38.64%) AWS
2 9 (20.45%) Amazon SQS
3 8 (18.18%) Azure
4 6 (13.64%) Amazon CloudWatch
5 5 (11.36%) Azure Active Directory
6 3 (6.82%) Cloud Computing
7 2 (4.55%) Amazon EC2
7 2 (4.55%) AWS CloudFormation
7 2 (4.55%) GCP
8 1 (2.27%) GitHub
8 1 (2.27%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 6 (13.64%) DHCP
1 6 (13.64%) DNS
1 6 (13.64%) Skype
2 1 (2.27%) Firewall
2 1 (2.27%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (18.18%) Amazon RDS
2 6 (13.64%) SQL Server
3 5 (11.36%) MongoDB
3 5 (11.36%) MySQL
4 2 (4.55%) Event Store
4 2 (4.55%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 5 (11.36%) Octopus Deploy
1 5 (11.36%) TeamCity
2 4 (9.09%) Jenkins
3 3 (6.82%) Bitbucket
3 3 (6.82%) Git (software)
3 3 (6.82%) JIRA
4 2 (4.55%) DbUnit
4 2 (4.55%) GitLab
4 2 (4.55%) jMock
4 2 (4.55%) JUnit
4 2 (4.55%) Maven
4 2 (4.55%) Mockito
4 2 (4.55%) SonarQube
5 1 (2.27%) Subversion
5 1 (2.27%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 4 (9.09%) Finance
1 4 (9.09%) Retail
2 1 (2.27%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 14 (31.82%) Developer
2 7 (15.91%) Analyst
3 5 (11.36%) .NET Developer
3 5 (11.36%) Operations Engineer
3 5 (11.36%) Senior Operations Engineer
3 5 (11.36%) Senior Technical Engineer
3 5 (11.36%) Support Analyst
3 5 (11.36%) Technical Engineer
3 5 (11.36%) Technical Operations Engineer
4 4 (9.09%) Consultant
4 4 (9.09%) Cybersecurity Consultant
4 4 (9.09%) Full Stack Developer
4 4 (9.09%) Managing Consultant
4 4 (9.09%) Python Developer
4 4 (9.09%) Scrum Master
4 4 (9.09%) Security Consultant
5 3 (6.82%) C# Developer
6 2 (4.55%) Analyst Developer
6 2 (4.55%) Developer Analyst
6 2 (4.55%) Senior Security Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (18.18%) .NET
2 7 (15.91%) RabbitMQ
3 5 (11.36%) .NET Framework
4 4 (9.09%) Web Services
5 2 (4.55%) ActiveMQ
5 2 (4.55%) Hibernate
5 2 (4.55%) JPA
5 2 (4.55%) PowerMock
5 2 (4.55%) RESTful
5 2 (4.55%) SOAP
5 2 (4.55%) Spring
5 2 (4.55%) Spring Boot
5 2 (4.55%) Spring Cloud
6 1 (2.27%) Laravel
6 1 (2.27%) Ninject
6 1 (2.27%) Node.js
6 1 (2.27%) Razor View Engine
6 1 (2.27%) React
6 1 (2.27%) REST
6 1 (2.27%) SailPoint
Miscellaneous
1 3 (6.82%) Greenfield Project
1 3 (6.82%) Mobile Computing
2 2 (4.55%) Cyberattack
2 2 (4.55%) Data Centre
2 2 (4.55%) NHS
3 1 (2.27%) Client/Server
3 1 (2.27%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 9 (20.45%) Windows
2 8 (18.18%) Windows Server
3 3 (6.82%) Linux
4 1 (2.27%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 22 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
2 16 (36.36%) DevOps
3 12 (27.27%) Scrum
4 9 (20.45%) Cybersecurity
4 9 (20.45%) Risk Management
5 8 (18.18%) Coaching
5 8 (18.18%) MVC
6 6 (13.64%) Information Security
7 5 (11.36%) BDD
7 5 (11.36%) Proactive Monitoring
7 5 (11.36%) Problem-Solving
7 5 (11.36%) TDD
7 5 (11.36%) Tech Ops
7 5 (11.36%) Test Automation
8 4 (9.09%) Customer Requirements
8 4 (9.09%) Kanban
8 4 (9.09%) Microservices
8 4 (9.09%) Technical Debt
9 3 (6.82%) Continuous Integration
9 3 (6.82%) Security Architecture
Programming Languages
1 9 (20.45%) C#
2 7 (15.91%) PowerShell
3 5 (11.36%) Python
3 5 (11.36%) SQL
4 3 (6.82%) Java
5 2 (4.55%) Bash Shell
5 2 (4.55%) Java 8
6 1 (2.27%) C++
6 1 (2.27%) JavaScript
6 1 (2.27%) PHP
6 1 (2.27%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 26 (59.09%) SC Cleared
2 6 (13.64%) BPSS Clearance
2 6 (13.64%) CISSP
3 4 (9.09%) CCNP
3 4 (9.09%) Cisco Certification
3 4 (9.09%) CISM
3 4 (9.09%) CTC Cleared
4 3 (6.82%) DV Cleared
5 2 (4.55%) CESG Certified Professional
5 2 (4.55%) CISA
5 2 (4.55%) CISMP
5 2 (4.55%) CompTIA Security+
5 2 (4.55%) CRISC
6 1 (2.27%) Degree
6 1 (2.27%) HPE ATP
6 1 (2.27%) IIBA
6 1 (2.27%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (11.36%) SLA
2 2 (4.55%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 1 (2.27%) Data Quality
System Software
1 7 (15.91%) Active Directory
2 5 (11.36%) Docker
2 5 (11.36%) Hyper-V
3 3 (6.82%) vSphere
4 2 (4.55%) Postfix
5 1 (2.27%) NDS
5 1 (2.27%) NetIQ eDirectory
5 1 (2.27%) VMware ESXi
5 1 (2.27%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 7 (15.91%) Grafana
1 7 (15.91%) Terraform
2 4 (9.09%) Kubernetes
3 3 (6.82%) Ansible
4 2 (4.55%) Packer
4 2 (4.55%) Puppet
5 1 (2.27%) NetIQ Identity Manager
5 1 (2.27%) Oracle Identity Manager
5 1 (2.27%) Tivoli
5 1 (2.27%) Tivoli Identity Manager
Vendors
1 8 (18.18%) Splunk
2 7 (15.91%) VMware
3 6 (13.64%) Oracle
4 5 (11.36%) Microsoft
5 2 (4.55%) Atlassian
5 2 (4.55%) Google
6 1 (2.27%) ForgeRock
6 1 (2.27%) IBM
6 1 (2.27%) NetIQ
6 1 (2.27%) Novell
6 1 (2.27%) Okta
6 1 (2.27%) Ping Identity