Period
to 12 December 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 12 December 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Security Clearance
Yorkshire > West Yorkshire
6 months to
12 Dec 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 121 175 213
Rank change year-on-year +54 +38 -56
Permanent jobs citing Security Cleared 116 92 69
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in West Yorkshire 2.25% 1.35% 0.91%
As % of the Qualifications category 13.44% 6.80% 4.04%
Number of salaries quoted 81 75 37
West Yorkshire median annual salary £45,000 £40,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +12.50% +6.67% -24.62%
10th Percentile £30,000 £27,750 £22,750
90th Percentile £60,000 £75,000 £56,000
Yorkshire median annual salary £45,000 £40,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year +12.50% -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 863 1,353 1,706
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in West Yorkshire 16.75% 19.92% 22.51%
Number of salaries quoted 702 1,108 1,444
West Yorkshire median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
10th Percentile £23,000 £24,000 £25,750
90th Percentile £60,000 £60,000 £61,250
Yorkshire median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

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 12 December 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 12 December 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 +41 105 £45,000 +12.50% 15
Wakefield -1 5 - -
Batley -2 1 £55,000 +21.55% 4
Security Cleared
Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 12 December 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 68 (58.62%) SC Cleared
2 51 (43.97%) Agile Software Development
3 32 (27.59%) Microsoft
4 28 (24.14%) SQL
5 25 (21.55%) TDD
5 25 (21.55%) Selenium
6 23 (19.83%) Retail
7 22 (18.97%) Cisco
8 20 (17.24%) Management Information System
8 20 (17.24%) Analytical Skills
9 18 (15.52%) Problem-Solving
9 18 (15.52%) HP
9 18 (15.52%) Continuous Integration
10 17 (14.66%) Test Management
10 17 (14.66%) JIRA
10 17 (14.66%) Windows
10 17 (14.66%) VMware
11 16 (13.79%) Python
11 16 (13.79%) Windows Server
12 15 (12.93%) MS Visio
12 15 (12.93%) IIS
12 15 (12.93%) C
12 15 (12.93%) Software Engineering
13 14 (12.07%) Test Automation
13 14 (12.07%) Change Control
13 14 (12.07%) Java
13 14 (12.07%) Finance
14 13 (11.21%) Scrum
14 13 (11.21%) ITIL
14 13 (11.21%) Cucumber

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 15 (12.93%) IIS
2 9 (7.76%) SharePoint
2 9 (7.76%) Skype for Business
3 8 (6.90%) Apache
3 8 (6.90%) Apache Spark
3 8 (6.90%) Elasticsearch
3 8 (6.90%) nginx
4 7 (6.03%) Drupal
5 5 (4.31%) Oracle Application Server
Applications
1 15 (12.93%) MS Visio
2 10 (8.62%) Photoshop
3 8 (6.90%) Microsoft Excel
4 5 (4.31%) Microsoft PowerPoint
5 3 (2.59%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 6 (5.17%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 11 (9.48%) Amazon AWS
2 10 (8.62%) Microsoft Azure
2 10 (8.62%) Office 365
3 9 (7.76%) G Suite
4 1 (0.86%) Amazon EC2
4 1 (0.86%) AWS Lambda
4 1 (0.86%) Azure Active Directory
4 1 (0.86%) GitHub
4 1 (0.86%) IaaS
4 1 (0.86%) PaaS
4 1 (0.86%) SaaS
4 1 (0.86%) Serverless
Communications & Networking
1 12 (10.34%) Internet
2 11 (9.48%) Firewall
3 9 (7.76%) Cisco Nexus
4 8 (6.90%) DNS
5 5 (4.31%) SMTP
5 5 (4.31%) Wi-Fi
5 5 (4.31%) Wireshark
6 4 (3.45%) Cisco ASA
6 4 (3.45%) Cisco Firepower
6 4 (3.45%) Network Security
7 3 (2.59%) DHCP
8 2 (1.72%) TCP/IP
8 2 (1.72%) VPN
9 1 (0.86%) LAN
9 1 (0.86%) WAN
9 1 (0.86%) Wireless
9 1 (0.86%) WLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (10.34%) Relational Database
2 8 (6.90%) Apache Cassandra
2 8 (6.90%) CouchDB
2 8 (6.90%) GIS
2 8 (6.90%) Hadoop
2 8 (6.90%) MongoDB
2 8 (6.90%) NoSQL
2 8 (6.90%) PostgreSQL
2 8 (6.90%) Redis
2 8 (6.90%) Riak
3 6 (5.17%) Data Warehouse
4 5 (4.31%) SQL Server
5 2 (1.72%) Amazon RDS
6 1 (0.86%) MySQL
6 1 (0.86%) SQL Server 2016
Development Applications
1 25 (21.55%) Selenium
2 17 (14.66%) JIRA
3 13 (11.21%) Cucumber
3 13 (11.21%) Git (software)
4 12 (10.34%) JMeter
4 12 (10.34%) LoadRunner
4 12 (10.34%) SoapUI
4 12 (10.34%) Team Foundation Server
5 10 (8.62%) Axure RP
5 10 (8.62%) Balsamiq Mockups
6 9 (7.76%) Jenkins
7 8 (6.90%) Mercurial
7 8 (6.90%) Subversion
8 7 (6.03%) WebDriver
9 5 (4.31%) Maven
10 1 (0.86%) Hudson
General
1 23 (19.83%) Retail
2 14 (12.07%) Finance
3 4 (3.45%) Military
4 3 (2.59%) Electronics
4 3 (2.59%) Legal
5 2 (1.72%) Marketing
5 2 (1.72%) Telecoms
6 1 (0.86%) Billing
Job Titles
1 24 (20.69%) Analyst
1 24 (20.69%) Developer
2 17 (14.66%) Consultant
3 12 (10.34%) Technical Consultant
3 12 (10.34%) Test Analyst
4 11 (9.48%) Security Engineer
5 10 (8.62%) Business Analyst
5 10 (8.62%) Digital Analyst
5 10 (8.62%) Digital Business Analyst
6 9 (7.76%) Network Engineer
7 8 (6.90%) Operations Engineer
7 8 (6.90%) Python Developer
8 7 (6.03%) Architect
8 7 (6.03%) Drupal Developer
8 7 (6.03%) Tester
9 6 (5.17%) Java Developer
9 6 (5.17%) Project Manager
9 6 (5.17%) Unix Engineer
10 5 (4.31%) Network Support
10 5 (4.31%) Test Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (10.34%) Middleware
2 8 (6.90%) RabbitMQ
2 8 (6.90%) Web Services
3 7 (6.03%) RESTful
3 7 (6.03%) Twig
3 7 (6.03%) YAML
4 5 (4.31%) Spring
5 2 (1.72%) React
6 1 (0.86%) CSS
6 1 (0.86%) J2EE
6 1 (0.86%) Java EE
6 1 (0.86%) JSON
6 1 (0.86%) Node.js
Miscellaneous
1 20 (17.24%) Analytical Skills
1 20 (17.24%) Management Information System
2 12 (10.34%) Client/Server
2 12 (10.34%) Driving Licence
3 10 (8.62%) Data Centre
3 10 (8.62%) User Experience
4 7 (6.03%) Fintech
5 6 (5.17%) NHS
6 3 (2.59%) e-Learning
7 2 (1.72%) EMC VNX
7 2 (1.72%) PKI
7 2 (1.72%) Public Cloud
8 1 (0.86%) Enterprise Software
8 1 (0.86%) Fat Client
8 1 (0.86%) Hybrid Cloud
8 1 (0.86%) Private Cloud
8 1 (0.86%) Replication
8 1 (0.86%) Thin Client
Operating Systems
1 17 (14.66%) Windows
2 16 (13.79%) Windows Server
3 7 (6.03%) Linux
3 7 (6.03%) Unix
4 6 (5.17%) Kali Linux
4 6 (5.17%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 6 (5.17%) Solaris
5 2 (1.72%) Data ONTAP
6 1 (0.86%) Windows Server 2008
6 1 (0.86%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 51 (43.97%) Agile Software Development
2 25 (21.55%) TDD
3 18 (15.52%) Continuous Integration
3 18 (15.52%) Problem-Solving
4 17 (14.66%) Test Management
5 15 (12.93%) Software Engineering
6 14 (12.07%) Change Control
6 14 (12.07%) Test Automation
7 13 (11.21%) ITIL
7 13 (11.21%) Scrum
8 12 (10.34%) BDD
8 12 (10.34%) DSDM
8 12 (10.34%) Kanban
8 12 (10.34%) Manual Testing
8 12 (10.34%) Mentoring
8 12 (10.34%) User Acceptance Testing
9 9 (7.76%) Software Testing
10 8 (6.90%) ITIL V3
10 8 (6.90%) Logistics
11 7 (6.03%) SIEM
Programming Languages
1 28 (24.14%) SQL
2 16 (13.79%) Python
3 15 (12.93%) C
4 14 (12.07%) Java
5 7 (6.03%) C#
5 7 (6.03%) PHP
5 7 (6.03%) Ruby
6 1 (0.86%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 68 (58.62%) SC Cleared
2 12 (10.34%) Degree
3 7 (6.03%) DBS Check
4 6 (5.17%) CCNP
4 6 (5.17%) Cisco Certification
5 5 (4.31%) CCIE
5 5 (4.31%) JNCIP
5 5 (4.31%) OCP
5 5 (4.31%) Oracle Certification
5 5 (4.31%) RHCE
6 4 (3.45%) CCSE
7 3 (2.59%) A+ Certification
7 3 (2.59%) MCDST
7 3 (2.59%) Microsoft Certification
8 1 (0.86%) CCNA
8 1 (0.86%) Sun Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (5.17%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 6 (5.17%) PCI DSS
1 6 (5.17%) PMO
2 5 (4.31%) Data Quality
2 5 (4.31%) SLA
3 4 (3.45%) QA
4 2 (1.72%) ISO 9000
4 2 (1.72%) ISO/IEC 20000
System Software
1 9 (7.76%) Active Directory
2 7 (6.03%) VMware Infrastructure
3 5 (4.31%) Postfix
4 3 (2.59%) Hyper-V
5 2 (1.72%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 12 (10.34%) HP Quality Center
2 8 (6.90%) Ansible
3 7 (6.03%) Nessus
4 2 (1.72%) SCOM
5 1 (0.86%) Terraform
Vendors
1 32 (27.59%) Microsoft
2 22 (18.97%) Cisco
3 18 (15.52%) HP
4 17 (14.66%) VMware
5 10 (8.62%) Adobe
5 10 (8.62%) F5
5 10 (8.62%) Juniper
5 10 (8.62%) Meraki
6 9 (7.76%) Google
7 8 (6.90%) CheckPoint
8 7 (6.03%) Oracle
9 6 (5.17%) Aruba
9 6 (5.17%) BMC
9 6 (5.17%) Extreme Networks
9 6 (5.17%) Red Hat
9 6 (5.17%) Remedy
10 5 (4.31%) Dell
10 5 (4.31%) Infoblox
11 4 (3.45%) Fortinet
11 4 (3.45%) Xerox