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 3 months to 26 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
26 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Security Clearance
Yorkshire / West Yorkshire
Rank 167 155 157
Rank change year-on-year -12 +2  
Permanent jobs citing Security Cleared 20 57 67
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in West Yorkshire 0.56% 1.28% 1.33%
As % of the Qualifications category 2.77% 5.60% 5.89%
Number of salaries quoted 6 30 47
Median salary £43,500 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -3.33% -  
90% offered a salary of more than £42,250 £26,000 £25,250
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £67,000 £64,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £46,500
% change year-on-year - -3.22%  

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 academic qualifications and professional certifications cited in permanent job vacancies advertised in West Yorkshire.

Academic & Professional Certification
West Yorkshire
Permanent job vacancies requiring academic qualifications or professional certifications 723 1017 1137
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in West Yorkshire 20.32% 22.91% 22.61%
Number of salaries quoted 606 804 910
Median salary £42,500 £42,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +1.19% +5.00%  
90% offered a salary of more than £25,500 £26,500 £25,250
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £55,000 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,500

Security Cleared
Job Vacancy Trend in West Yorkshire

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in West Yorkshire citing Security Cleared as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the Qualifications category.

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
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 3 months to 26 March 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Leeds -10 18 £43,500 -3.33% 6
Halifax - 1 - -
Security Cleared
Yorkshire

Security Cleared
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 26 March 2017, IT jobs citing Security Cleared also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the West Yorkshire region with a requirement for Security Cleared.

1 33 (61.11%) SC Cleared
2 28 (51.85%) Degree
3 24 (44.44%) Penetration Testing
3 24 (44.44%) Windows
4 21 (38.89%) Unix
5 20 (37.04%) Social Engineering
6 18 (33.33%) C
6 18 (33.33%) C++
6 18 (33.33%) Vulnerability Assessment
7 17 (31.48%) CREST Certified
7 17 (31.48%) PHP
8 16 (29.63%) Java
8 16 (29.63%) Finance
8 16 (29.63%) Network Packet Capture
9 15 (27.78%) CHECK Team Leader
10 14 (25.93%) C#
11 13 (24.07%) Perl
11 13 (24.07%) Information Security
12 12 (22.22%) SQL Server
12 12 (22.22%) Cybersecurity
13 11 (20.37%) OSCP
13 11 (20.37%) Ruby
13 11 (20.37%) Wireless
14 10 (18.52%) CESG
14 10 (18.52%) Agile Software Development
14 10 (18.52%) Python
14 10 (18.52%) SQL Server Integration Services
15 9 (16.67%) CEH
15 9 (16.67%) Network Security
15 9 (16.67%) .NET

Security Cleared
Top Related 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 4 (7.41%) BizTalk Server
2 3 (5.56%) SharePoint
3 2 (3.70%) Apache
3 2 (3.70%) Exchange Server 2007
3 2 (3.70%) IIS
3 2 (3.70%) MS Exchange
3 2 (3.70%) Skype for Business
4 1 (1.85%) WebLogic
Applications
1 4 (7.41%) MS Excel
2 1 (1.85%) MS Office
2 1 (1.85%) MS Project
Cloud Services
1 6 (11.11%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (3.70%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 11 (20.37%) Wireless
2 9 (16.67%) Network Security
3 8 (14.81%) Wireless Security
4 6 (11.11%) DNS
5 5 (9.26%) Firewall
5 5 (9.26%) HTTP
6 4 (7.41%) Cisco ASA
6 4 (7.41%) DHCP
7 3 (5.56%) Intrusion Detection
7 3 (5.56%) Wireshark
8 2 (3.70%) ISDN
8 2 (3.70%) LAN
8 2 (3.70%) LDAP
8 2 (3.70%) SSL
8 2 (3.70%) TCP/IP
8 2 (3.70%) VoIP
8 2 (3.70%) VPN
9 1 (1.85%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (22.22%) SQL Server
2 10 (18.52%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 7 (12.96%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 4 (7.41%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 2 (3.70%) Amazon RDS
5 2 (3.70%) Data Warehouse
5 2 (3.70%) SQL Server 2008
6 1 (1.85%) Oracle Database
6 1 (1.85%) Oracle Discoverer
6 1 (1.85%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 5 (9.26%) Visual Studio
2 3 (5.56%) Burp Suite
2 3 (5.56%) JIRA
3 1 (1.85%) Oracle Forms
General
1 16 (29.63%) Finance
2 4 (7.41%) Publishing
3 3 (5.56%) Manufacturing
4 1 (1.85%) Electronics
4 1 (1.85%) Retail
Job Titles
1 19 (35.19%) Penetration Tester
1 19 (35.19%) Tester
2 9 (16.67%) Developer
3 7 (12.96%) Security Penetration Tester
3 7 (12.96%) Security Tester
4 6 (11.11%) Ethical Hacker
4 6 (11.11%) Software Developer
5 5 (9.26%) Consultant
6 4 (7.41%) Infrastructure Engineer
6 4 (7.41%) Vulnerability Consultant
6 4 (7.41%) Vulnerability Tester
7 3 (5.56%) DBA
7 3 (5.56%) Graduate
7 3 (5.56%) Senior Developer
8 2 (3.70%) .NET Developer
8 2 (3.70%) Analyst
8 2 (3.70%) Business Manager
8 2 (3.70%) Security Analyst
8 2 (3.70%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
8 2 (3.70%) Server Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (16.67%) .NET
2 7 (12.96%) Middleware
3 5 (9.26%) Web Services
4 4 (7.41%) .NET Framework
4 4 (7.41%) AngularJS
4 4 (7.41%) CSS
4 4 (7.41%) HTML
4 4 (7.41%) Twitter Bootstrap
5 3 (5.56%) RESTful
6 2 (3.70%) Oracle Fusion
6 2 (3.70%) SOAP
7 1 (1.85%) JSON
7 1 (1.85%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 10 (18.52%) CESG
2 8 (14.81%) Computer Science
2 8 (14.81%) Mobile App
3 7 (12.96%) Management Information System
4 4 (7.41%) Driving Licence
5 3 (5.56%) PKI
6 1 (1.85%) Analytical Skills
6 1 (1.85%) Cybercrime
6 1 (1.85%) Device Driver
6 1 (1.85%) iPad
6 1 (1.85%) iPhone
6 1 (1.85%) Linux Command Line
Operating Systems
1 24 (44.44%) Windows
2 21 (38.89%) Unix
3 9 (16.67%) Linux
4 3 (5.56%) Kali Linux
4 3 (5.56%) Windows Server
5 2 (3.70%) Solaris
5 2 (3.70%) Windows Server 2012
6 1 (1.85%) Windows 7
6 1 (1.85%) Windows Server 2003
6 1 (1.85%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 24 (44.44%) Penetration Testing
2 20 (37.04%) Social Engineering
3 18 (33.33%) Vulnerability Assessment
4 16 (29.63%) Network Packet Capture
5 13 (24.07%) Information Security
6 12 (22.22%) Cybersecurity
7 10 (18.52%) Agile Software Development
8 9 (16.67%) Project Management
9 7 (12.96%) Ethical Hacking
9 7 (12.96%) Remediation Plan
9 7 (12.96%) Security Testing
10 6 (11.11%) Vulnerability Management
11 5 (9.26%) ERP
11 5 (9.26%) Vulnerability Scanning
12 4 (7.41%) Coaching
12 4 (7.41%) Front End Development
12 4 (7.41%) Threat Modelling
13 3 (5.56%) Kalman Filter
13 3 (5.56%) Performance Tuning
13 3 (5.56%) Release Management
Programming Languages
1 18 (33.33%) C
1 18 (33.33%) C++
2 17 (31.48%) PHP
3 16 (29.63%) Java
4 14 (25.93%) C#
5 13 (24.07%) Perl
6 11 (20.37%) Ruby
7 10 (18.52%) Python
8 8 (14.81%) JavaScript
9 7 (12.96%) VB
9 7 (12.96%) VB.NET
10 6 (11.11%) SQL
11 5 (9.26%) PowerShell
11 5 (9.26%) VB6
12 3 (5.56%) Shell Script
12 3 (5.56%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 33 (61.11%) SC Cleared
2 28 (51.85%) Degree
3 17 (31.48%) CREST Certified
4 15 (27.78%) CHECK Team Leader
5 11 (20.37%) OSCP
6 9 (16.67%) CEH
7 4 (7.41%) CHECK Team Member
7 4 (7.41%) CISA
7 4 (7.41%) CISSP
8 2 (3.70%) CBAP
8 2 (3.70%) IIBA
8 2 (3.70%) MCSA
8 2 (3.70%) MCSE
8 2 (3.70%) Microsoft Certification
9 1 (1.85%) APMP
9 1 (1.85%) CPTE
9 1 (1.85%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (3.70%) Data Quality
2 1 (1.85%) PMO
2 1 (1.85%) SLA
System Software
1 5 (9.26%) VMware Infrastructure
2 4 (7.41%) Active Directory
2 4 (7.41%) Virtual Machines
3 2 (3.70%) Hyper-V
3 2 (3.70%) Sendmail
3 2 (3.70%) Snort
3 2 (3.70%) vSphere
4 1 (1.85%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 3 (5.56%) Nessus
1 3 (5.56%) Nmap
2 2 (3.70%) MAILsweeper
2 2 (3.70%) Microsoft Intune
2 2 (3.70%) MIMEsweeper
2 2 (3.70%) Nagios
2 2 (3.70%) Norton AntiVirus
2 2 (3.70%) Proventia
2 2 (3.70%) SCCM
3 1 (1.85%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
3 1 (1.85%) Oracle RMAN
Vendors
1 6 (11.11%) Microsoft
2 5 (9.26%) VMware
3 4 (7.41%) Cisco
3 4 (7.41%) Oracle
4 2 (3.70%) Blue Coat
4 2 (3.70%) BT
4 2 (3.70%) Forcepoint
4 2 (3.70%) Intel Security
4 2 (3.70%) Juniper
4 2 (3.70%) Kaspersky
4 2 (3.70%) NetApp
4 2 (3.70%) Sun
4 2 (3.70%) Symantec
4 2 (3.70%) Tripwire
5 1 (1.85%) Citrix
5 1 (1.85%) EMC
5 1 (1.85%) Splunk
Leeds, West Yorkshire
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £50,000 - £80,000 + excellent package
Posted: 5 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Global Technology Solutions Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £45600 per annum + ben
Posted: 6 days ago
Leeds
BAE SYSTEMS
Salary: Competitive + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Leeds
BAE SYSTEMS
Salary: Competitive + Benefits
Posted: 17 days ago