Period
to 21 February 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 21 February 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Security Clearance
Yorkshire > West Yorkshire
6 months to
21 Feb 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 171 220 151
Rank change year-on-year +49 -69 +76
Permanent jobs citing Security Cleared 89 56 174
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in West Yorkshire 1.29% 0.77% 1.96%
As % of the Qualifications category 7.54% 3.61% 8.57%
Number of salaries quoted 66 21 74
West Yorkshire median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £48,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - -16.67% +3.23%
10th Percentile £28,125 £31,250 £24,275
90th Percentile £75,000 £55,000 £68,750
Yorkshire median annual salary £40,000 £42,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year -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 1,180 1,550 2,030
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in West Yorkshire 17.09% 21.41% 22.84%
Number of salaries quoted 976 1,307 1,536
West Yorkshire median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
10th Percentile £26,250 £25,750 £24,500
90th Percentile £60,000 £56,250 £60,000
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 21 February 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 21 February 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 +51 80 £40,000 - 5
Bradford - 4 £38,750 - 1
Huddersfield - 2 £65,000 -
Wakefield - 1 £32,500 -
Security Cleared
Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 21 February 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 76 (85.39%) SC Cleared
2 29 (32.58%) Agile Software Development
3 27 (30.34%) ITIL
4 24 (26.97%) Windows
5 23 (25.84%) Configuration Management
6 20 (22.47%) Service Delivery
6 20 (22.47%) Military
6 20 (22.47%) Java
6 20 (22.47%) Windows Server 2012
6 20 (22.47%) Windows Server
6 20 (22.47%) Xerox
7 19 (21.35%) SQL
7 19 (21.35%) Citrix
7 19 (21.35%) VMware
8 18 (20.22%) PHP
8 18 (20.22%) VMware Infrastructure
8 18 (20.22%) Presales
9 17 (19.10%) Time Management
9 17 (19.10%) C#
9 17 (19.10%) TCP/IP
9 17 (19.10%) Finance
10 16 (17.98%) Windows Server 2008
11 15 (16.85%) Fat Client
11 15 (16.85%) Billing
11 15 (16.85%) Replication
11 15 (16.85%) Cisco
11 15 (16.85%) Thin Client
11 15 (16.85%) C
12 13 (14.61%) Scrum
12 13 (14.61%) SQL Server

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 10 (11.24%) Confluence
2 7 (7.87%) SharePoint
3 6 (6.74%) Skype for Business
4 3 (3.37%) IIS
5 1 (1.12%) BizTalk Server
5 1 (1.12%) CMS
5 1 (1.12%) Exchange Server 2010
5 1 (1.12%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 5 (5.62%) Microsoft Excel
1 5 (5.62%) Microsoft Office
2 4 (4.49%) Microsoft Project
3 1 (1.12%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 1 (1.12%) Veritas eDiscovery
Cloud Services
1 9 (10.11%) Microsoft Azure
2 5 (5.62%) Amazon AWS
3 3 (3.37%) Amazon EC2
3 3 (3.37%) Amazon S3
3 3 (3.37%) AWS CloudFormation
3 3 (3.37%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
3 3 (3.37%) AWS Lambda
3 3 (3.37%) Serverless
4 2 (2.25%) Azure Active Directory
5 1 (1.12%) Cortana Intelligence Suite
5 1 (1.12%) IaaS
5 1 (1.12%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 17 (19.10%) TCP/IP
2 8 (8.99%) Cisco Nexus
2 8 (8.99%) Wi-Fi
3 6 (6.74%) Firewall
4 5 (5.62%) SAN
4 5 (5.62%) Wireshark
5 4 (4.49%) DHCP
5 4 (4.49%) DNS
5 4 (4.49%) Network Security
6 2 (2.25%) Skype
6 2 (2.25%) Wireless
7 1 (1.12%) Cisco ASA
7 1 (1.12%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
7 1 (1.12%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
7 1 (1.12%) Junos
7 1 (1.12%) SMTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (14.61%) SQL Server
2 8 (8.99%) MySQL
2 8 (8.99%) NoSQL
2 8 (8.99%) PostgreSQL
3 6 (6.74%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 3 (3.37%) Amazon RDS
5 2 (2.25%) Relational Database
5 2 (2.25%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 2 (2.25%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 1 (1.12%) Azure SQL Database
6 1 (1.12%) Big Data
6 1 (1.12%) Data Lake
6 1 (1.12%) Data Mining
6 1 (1.12%) Data Warehouse
6 1 (1.12%) Hadoop
6 1 (1.12%) Microsoft Analysis Services
6 1 (1.12%) Power BI
6 1 (1.12%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 13 (14.61%) Selenium
2 11 (12.36%) JIRA
3 10 (11.24%) Atlassian Bamboo
3 10 (11.24%) Buildbot
3 10 (11.24%) Cucumber
3 10 (11.24%) Jenkins
3 10 (11.24%) Ranorex
3 10 (11.24%) Subversion
3 10 (11.24%) TeamCity
4 8 (8.99%) Maven
5 6 (6.74%) Appium
5 6 (6.74%) Gatling
5 6 (6.74%) JMeter
5 6 (6.74%) NeoLoad
5 6 (6.74%) SoapUI
5 6 (6.74%) WATIR
5 6 (6.74%) WebLOAD
6 2 (2.25%) Git (software)
7 1 (1.12%) Grunt
7 1 (1.12%) webpack
General
1 20 (22.47%) Military
2 17 (19.10%) Finance
3 15 (16.85%) Billing
4 10 (11.24%) Legal
4 10 (11.24%) Retail
5 5 (5.62%) Electronics
6 2 (2.25%) Telecoms
7 1 (1.12%) Financial Institution
7 1 (1.12%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 23 (25.84%) Developer
2 19 (21.35%) Consultant
3 16 (17.98%) Java Developer
4 14 (15.73%) Analyst
5 12 (13.48%) Technical Support
6 11 (12.36%) Technical Leader
7 10 (11.24%) Agile Developer
7 10 (11.24%) Agile Java Developer
7 10 (11.24%) Developer in Test
7 10 (11.24%) Java Consultant
7 10 (11.24%) Java Developer in Test
7 10 (11.24%) SC Cleared Java Developer
7 10 (11.24%) Test Automation Consultant
7 10 (11.24%) Test Automation Developer
7 10 (11.24%) Test Consultant
8 9 (10.11%) Network Support
9 8 (8.99%) Lead Developer
9 8 (8.99%) Lead Java Developer
9 8 (8.99%) Network Engineer
10 7 (7.87%) Senior Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (13.48%) AngularJS
1 12 (13.48%) HTML
2 8 (8.99%) .NET
2 8 (8.99%) Hibernate
2 8 (8.99%) Spring
3 5 (5.62%) Middleware
4 4 (4.49%) SailPoint
4 4 (4.49%) SOAP
4 4 (4.49%) Web Services
5 3 (3.37%) RESTful
5 3 (3.37%) XML
6 2 (2.25%) CSS
6 2 (2.25%) Twitter Bootstrap
7 1 (1.12%) LDAP
7 1 (1.12%) LESS
7 1 (1.12%) Node.js
7 1 (1.12%) React
7 1 (1.12%) Sass
7 1 (1.12%) Semantic HTML
7 1 (1.12%) Sensu
Miscellaneous
1 15 (16.85%) Fat Client
1 15 (16.85%) Replication
1 15 (16.85%) Thin Client
2 7 (7.87%) Analytical Skills
3 6 (6.74%) Enterprise Software
3 6 (6.74%) PKI
4 5 (5.62%) e-Learning
4 5 (5.62%) Management Information System
5 4 (4.49%) Clustering
6 2 (2.25%) Computer Science
6 2 (2.25%) Public Cloud
7 1 (1.12%) Blackberry
7 1 (1.12%) Hybrid Cloud
7 1 (1.12%) iPad
7 1 (1.12%) Private Cloud
7 1 (1.12%) W3C
Operating Systems
1 24 (26.97%) Windows
2 20 (22.47%) Windows Server
2 20 (22.47%) Windows Server 2012
3 16 (17.98%) Windows Server 2008
4 5 (5.62%) Linux
5 1 (1.12%) Android
5 1 (1.12%) Apple iOS
5 1 (1.12%) Windows 10
5 1 (1.12%) Windows 7
5 1 (1.12%) Windows Mobile
5 1 (1.12%) Windows Server 2003
5 1 (1.12%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 29 (32.58%) Agile Software Development
2 27 (30.34%) ITIL
3 23 (25.84%) Configuration Management
4 20 (22.47%) Service Delivery
5 18 (20.22%) Presales
6 17 (19.10%) Time Management
7 13 (14.61%) Scrum
7 13 (14.61%) Test Automation
8 12 (13.48%) Kanban
8 12 (13.48%) SDLC
9 11 (12.36%) People Management
9 11 (12.36%) Software Testing
10 10 (11.24%) BDD
10 10 (11.24%) Continuous Integration
10 10 (11.24%) DSDM
10 10 (11.24%) Software Engineering
10 10 (11.24%) TDD
11 9 (10.11%) Collaborative Working
12 8 (8.99%) ITSM
13 7 (7.87%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 20 (22.47%) Java
2 19 (21.35%) SQL
3 18 (20.22%) PHP
4 17 (19.10%) C#
5 15 (16.85%) C
6 12 (13.48%) C++
7 11 (12.36%) JavaScript
7 11 (12.36%) Python
8 10 (11.24%) Ruby
8 10 (11.24%) Scala
9 4 (4.49%) VB
9 4 (4.49%) VB6
10 2 (2.25%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 76 (85.39%) SC Cleared
2 9 (10.11%) Cisco Certification
3 8 (8.99%) CCNP
4 7 (7.87%) Microsoft Certification
5 6 (6.74%) CCNA
6 5 (5.62%) A+ Certification
6 5 (5.62%) CCSE
6 5 (5.62%) JNCIA
6 5 (5.62%) JNCIP
6 5 (5.62%) MCDST
7 4 (4.49%) CISM
7 4 (4.49%) CISSP
7 4 (4.49%) Degree
8 3 (3.37%) CCIE
8 3 (3.37%) CCSA
8 3 (3.37%) PCI QSA
9 2 (2.25%) MCSE
10 1 (1.12%) JNCIS
10 1 (1.12%) MBA
10 1 (1.12%) MCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (13.48%) SLA
2 4 (4.49%) ISO 14001
2 4 (4.49%) ISO 9001
2 4 (4.49%) NEBOSH
3 3 (3.37%) GDPR
3 3 (3.37%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 3 (3.37%) NIST 800
3 3 (3.37%) PCI DSS
4 2 (2.25%) PMO
5 1 (1.12%) HIPAA
5 1 (1.12%) ISO/IEC 20000
System Software
1 18 (20.22%) VMware Infrastructure
2 10 (11.24%) Docker
3 8 (8.99%) Active Directory
4 6 (6.74%) Hyper-V
5 5 (5.62%) XenDesktop
6 4 (4.49%) XenApp
6 4 (4.49%) XenServer
7 1 (1.12%) ProxySG
7 1 (1.12%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 12 (13.48%) Puppet
2 11 (12.36%) Ansible
3 5 (5.62%) SCCM
4 4 (4.49%) Backup Exec
4 4 (4.49%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
4 4 (4.49%) Opscode Chef
4 4 (4.49%) SCOM
5 3 (3.37%) Terraform
6 2 (2.25%) ServiceCenter
6 2 (2.25%) Single Sign-On
7 1 (1.12%) EnCase
7 1 (1.12%) FTK
7 1 (1.12%) Microsoft Intune
7 1 (1.12%) MIMEsweeper
7 1 (1.12%) QRadar
Vendors
1 20 (22.47%) Xerox
2 19 (21.35%) Citrix
2 19 (21.35%) VMware
3 15 (16.85%) Cisco
4 12 (13.48%) HP
4 12 (13.48%) Microsoft
5 9 (10.11%) CheckPoint
5 9 (10.11%) Dell
5 9 (10.11%) Juniper
6 8 (8.99%) Aruba
6 8 (8.99%) F5
6 8 (8.99%) Oracle
7 7 (7.87%) Ubiquiti
8 6 (6.74%) Meraki
9 5 (5.62%) Apple
9 5 (5.62%) Extreme Networks
10 4 (4.49%) CommVault
10 4 (4.49%) CyberArk
10 4 (4.49%) NetIQ
10 4 (4.49%) Veeam