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The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Yorkshire with a requirement for SC Cleared qualifications. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered over the 6 months to 4 July 2022 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Security Check (SC) Clearance
England > Yorkshire
6 months to
4 Jul 2022
Same period 2021 Same period 2020
Rank 141 163 161
Rank change year-on-year +22 -2 +64
Permanent jobs citing SC Cleared 171 81 35
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in Yorkshire 2.21% 1.39% 0.86%
As % of the Qualifications category 9.69% 8.80% 6.34%
Number of salaries quoted 52 74 30
10th Percentile - £36,250 £27,275
25th Percentile £41,503 £39,448 £35,313
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £60,000 £54,000 £50,000
Median % change year-on-year +11.11% +8.00% -
75th Percentile £72,500 £63,750 £72,813
90th Percentile £100,000 £70,750 £77,500
England median annual salary £55,000 £55,000 £52,235
% change year-on-year - +5.29% -0.50%

SC 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 Yorkshire with a requirement for academic qualifications or professional certifications.

All Academic and Professional Certifications
Yorkshire
Permanent vacancies requiring academic qualifications or professional certifications 1,765 920 552
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Yorkshire 22.79% 15.78% 13.63%
Number of salaries quoted 728 682 421
10th Percentile £27,125 £28,500 £27,500
25th Percentile £32,500 £37,280 £34,500
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £47,500 £50,000 £45,000
Median % change year-on-year -5.00% +11.11% +12.50%
75th Percentile £63,750 £65,000 £60,000
90th Percentile £75,000 £71,475 £68,750
England median annual salary £55,000 £55,000 £52,500
% change year-on-year - +4.76% +5.00%

SC Cleared
Job Vacancy Trend in Yorkshire

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

Job vacancy trend for SC Cleared in Yorkshire

SC Cleared
Salary Trend in Yorkshire

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

Salary trend for SC Cleared in Yorkshire

SC Cleared
Salary Histogram in Yorkshire

Salary distribution for jobs citing SC Cleared in Yorkshire over the 6 months to 4 July 2022.

Salary histogram for SC Cleared in Yorkshire

SC Cleared
Job Locations in Yorkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing SC Cleared within the Yorkshire region over the 6 months to 4 July 2022. 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
Jobs
West Yorkshire +4 104 £56,888 +5.35% 4
North Yorkshire - 43 £67,500 -
East Yorkshire - 15 - -
South Yorkshire -16 14 £100,000 +85.19% 1
SC Cleared
England

For the 6 months to 4 July 2022, IT jobs citing SC 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 Yorkshire region with a requirement for SC Cleared.

1 171 (100.00%) Security Cleared
2 74 (43.27%) Microsoft
3 66 (38.60%) Agile
4 64 (37.43%) Cybersecurity
5 59 (34.50%) Social Skills
6 57 (33.33%) Azure
7 43 (25.15%) Microsoft Office
8 42 (24.56%) Adobe
8 42 (24.56%) Apple
8 42 (24.56%) Software Licensing
9 39 (22.81%) Public Sector
10 38 (22.22%) Software Engineering
11 37 (21.64%) DevOps
12 34 (19.88%) AWS
13 32 (18.71%) Process Improvement
13 32 (18.71%) Python
14 31 (18.13%) Java
15 30 (17.54%) Scrum
16 29 (16.96%) GCP
17 28 (16.37%) Finance
17 28 (16.37%) Service Delivery
18 27 (15.79%) SLA
18 27 (15.79%) NEC
18 27 (15.79%) Northgate
18 27 (15.79%) Service Design
19 26 (15.20%) CI/CD
19 26 (15.20%) Active Directory
19 26 (15.20%) Windows
19 26 (15.20%) Project Management
20 25 (14.62%) Service Management

SC Cleared
Co-occurring IT Skills in 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 (2.34%) Apache Spark
2 1 (0.58%) Confluence
Applications
1 43 (25.15%) Microsoft Office
2 15 (8.77%) Microsoft Excel
2 15 (8.77%) Microsoft PowerPoint
2 15 (8.77%) Microsoft Project
Cloud Services
1 57 (33.33%) Azure
2 34 (19.88%) AWS
3 29 (16.96%) GCP
4 22 (12.87%) Azure Active Directory
5 17 (9.94%) OpenShift
6 13 (7.60%) Microsoft 365
7 7 (4.09%) Stackdriver
8 5 (2.92%) Google Workspace
9 3 (1.75%) Amazon S3
10 2 (1.17%) Amazon CloudWatch
10 2 (1.17%) Amazon SQS
10 2 (1.17%) AWS CloudFormation
11 1 (0.58%) Azure DevOps
11 1 (0.58%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 4 (2.34%) Firewall
1 4 (2.34%) Internet
1 4 (2.34%) Network Security
2 3 (1.75%) Unified Communications
3 1 (0.58%) Cisco ASA
3 1 (0.58%) Cisco Firepower
3 1 (0.58%) Intranet
3 1 (0.58%) Intrusion Detection
3 1 (0.58%) TCP/IP
3 1 (0.58%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (5.26%) Big Data
2 8 (4.68%) PostgreSQL
3 7 (4.09%) Relational Database
3 7 (4.09%) SQL Server
4 4 (2.34%) Apache Cassandra
5 2 (1.17%) Event Store
6 1 (0.58%) MongoDB
6 1 (0.58%) NoSQL
6 1 (0.58%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 5 (2.92%) Jenkins
2 4 (2.34%) Git (software)
2 4 (2.34%) Grunt
2 4 (2.34%) gulp
2 4 (2.34%) Jasmine
2 4 (2.34%) JIRA
2 4 (2.34%) Karma Test Runner
2 4 (2.34%) webpack
3 2 (1.17%) Gatling
3 2 (1.17%) JMeter
3 2 (1.17%) Octopus Deploy
3 2 (1.17%) TeamCity
4 1 (0.58%) GitLab
4 1 (0.58%) Maven
General
1 59 (34.50%) Social Skills
2 39 (22.81%) Public Sector
3 28 (16.37%) Finance
4 20 (11.70%) Inclusion and Diversity
5 15 (8.77%) Influencing Skills
6 10 (5.85%) Aviation
7 7 (4.09%) Retail
8 6 (3.51%) Publishing
9 5 (2.92%) Analytical Skills
10 4 (2.34%) Aerospace
11 2 (1.17%) Legal
11 2 (1.17%) Telecoms
12 1 (0.58%) Military
12 1 (0.58%) Presentation Skills
Job Titles
1 23 (13.45%) Analyst
2 22 (12.87%) Cloud Engineer
2 22 (12.87%) Consultant
3 21 (12.28%) Software Engineer
4 19 (11.11%) Project Manager
5 15 (8.77%) Developer
5 15 (8.77%) Implementation Manager
5 15 (8.77%) Implementation Project Manager
5 15 (8.77%) Java Engineer
5 15 (8.77%) Java Software Engineer
5 15 (8.77%) Project Implementation Manager
5 15 (8.77%) Service Analyst
5 15 (8.77%) Service Desk Analyst
5 15 (8.77%) Software Implementation Manager
5 15 (8.77%) Software Implementation Project Manager
5 15 (8.77%) Software Project Manager
6 9 (5.26%) .NET Developer
6 9 (5.26%) Platform Engineer
7 7 (4.09%) .NET Software Developer
7 7 (4.09%) Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (7.60%) HTML
2 12 (7.02%) CSS
2 12 (7.02%) Spring
3 11 (6.43%) .NET
3 11 (6.43%) Java EE
4 8 (4.68%) .NET Framework
4 8 (4.68%) ASP.NET Web API
5 7 (4.09%) Ajax
5 7 (4.09%) Entity Framework
5 7 (4.09%) jQuery
5 7 (4.09%) Kendo UI
5 7 (4.09%) LINQ
5 7 (4.09%) Razor View Engine
5 7 (4.09%) WCF
5 7 (4.09%) Web Services
5 7 (4.09%) XML
6 4 (2.34%) LESS
6 4 (2.34%) Sass
6 4 (2.34%) Twitter Bootstrap
6 4 (2.34%) XHTML
Miscellaneous
1 22 (12.87%) NHS
2 15 (8.77%) Management Information System
3 11 (6.43%) Cloud Native
3 11 (6.43%) Virtual Team
4 8 (4.68%) Cyberattack
5 4 (2.34%) Cyber Defence
5 4 (2.34%) Data Protection Act
5 4 (2.34%) Security Operations Centre
5 4 (2.34%) User Experience
6 3 (1.75%) CSOC
6 3 (1.75%) Data Centre
7 2 (1.17%) e-Learning
8 1 (0.58%) Cyberthreat
8 1 (0.58%) Driving Licence
8 1 (0.58%) Hybrid Cloud
8 1 (0.58%) Mobile App
8 1 (0.58%) Private Cloud
8 1 (0.58%) PropTech
8 1 (0.58%) Satnav
8 1 (0.58%) Tandem
Operating Systems
1 26 (15.20%) Windows
2 24 (14.04%) Linux
3 1 (0.58%) Windows 10
Processes & Methodologies
1 66 (38.60%) Agile
2 64 (37.43%) Cybersecurity
3 42 (24.56%) Software Licensing
4 38 (22.22%) Software Engineering
5 37 (21.64%) DevOps
6 32 (18.71%) Process Improvement
7 30 (17.54%) Scrum
8 28 (16.37%) Service Delivery
9 27 (15.79%) Service Design
10 26 (15.20%) CI/CD
10 26 (15.20%) Project Management
11 25 (14.62%) ITIL
11 25 (14.62%) Service Management
12 23 (13.45%) ITSM
13 18 (10.53%) OO
13 18 (10.53%) SDLC
14 17 (9.94%) Asset Management
14 17 (9.94%) IT Asset Management
14 17 (9.94%) Software Asset Management
15 16 (9.36%) Project Delivery
Programming Languages
1 32 (18.71%) Python
2 31 (18.13%) Java
3 17 (9.94%) Bash
4 15 (8.77%) JavaScript
5 13 (7.60%) C#
6 11 (6.43%) Shell Script
6 11 (6.43%) TypeScript
7 10 (5.85%) SQL
8 7 (4.09%) T-SQL
9 5 (2.92%) C
10 4 (2.34%) ES6
11 3 (1.75%) C++
12 1 (0.58%) Go
12 1 (0.58%) Kotlin
12 1 (0.58%) Ruby
12 1 (0.58%) Scala
Qualifications
1 171 (100.00%) Security Cleared
2 15 (8.77%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
3 14 (8.19%) DBS Check
4 8 (4.68%) Microsoft Certification
5 7 (4.09%) Degree
6 5 (2.92%) CISSP
7 4 (2.34%) CISM
7 4 (2.34%) ITIL Certification
8 3 (1.75%) CESG Certified Professional
8 3 (1.75%) DV Cleared
8 3 (1.75%) Master's Degree
9 1 (0.58%) CCNP
9 1 (0.58%) CEH
9 1 (0.58%) CHECK Team Leader
9 1 (0.58%) CHECK Team Member
9 1 (0.58%) CISA
9 1 (0.58%) Cisco Certification
9 1 (0.58%) CREST Certified
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 27 (15.79%) SLA
2 10 (5.85%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 8 (4.68%) NCSC
4 5 (2.92%) Cyber Essentials
5 4 (2.34%) DO-178B
6 3 (1.75%) HMG Security Policy Framework
6 3 (1.75%) JSP 440
6 3 (1.75%) RMADS
7 2 (1.17%) QA
8 1 (0.58%) GDPR
8 1 (0.58%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 26 (15.20%) Active Directory
2 17 (9.94%) Docker
3 4 (2.34%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 24 (14.04%) Kubernetes
2 12 (7.02%) Opscode Chef
2 12 (7.02%) Puppet
2 12 (7.02%) Terraform
3 9 (5.26%) Ansible
4 4 (2.34%) FreeIPA
5 2 (1.17%) Grafana
5 2 (1.17%) Marathon
5 2 (1.17%) Mesos
Vendors
1 74 (43.27%) Microsoft
2 42 (24.56%) Adobe
2 42 (24.56%) Apple
3 27 (15.79%) NEC
3 27 (15.79%) Northgate
4 12 (7.02%) Google
5 5 (2.92%) Splunk
6 4 (2.34%) Red Hat
6 4 (2.34%) VMware
7 3 (1.75%) OneLogin
7 3 (1.75%) Snow
8 2 (1.17%) Cisco
9 1 (0.58%) Dell
9 1 (0.58%) Fortinet
9 1 (0.58%) HP
9 1 (0.58%) Oracle
9 1 (0.58%) Palo Alto