Period
to 7 May 2021

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 7 May 2021 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Security Check (SC) Clearance
England > Yorkshire
6 months to
7 May 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 156 178 185
Rank change year-on-year +22 +7 +67
Permanent jobs citing SC Cleared 67 39 108
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in Yorkshire 1.32% 0.78% 1.44%
As % of the Qualifications category 8.06% 6.09% 6.64%
Number of salaries quoted 62 28 101
10th Percentile £36,250 £26,825 £30,000
25th Percentile £40,323 £34,000 £35,000
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £54,000 £50,000 £50,000
Median % change year-on-year +8.00% - +38.89%
75th Percentile £61,250 £72,813 £55,000
90th Percentile £68,975 £77,063 £57,500
England median annual salary £55,000 £52,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year +4.76% +5.00% +8.70%

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 831 640 1,627
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Yorkshire 16.41% 12.87% 21.72%
Number of salaries quoted 647 503 1,233
10th Percentile £28,250 £25,000 £21,000
25th Percentile £36,250 £32,500 £28,750
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £50,000 £45,000 £40,000
Median % change year-on-year +11.11% +12.50% -
75th Percentile £65,000 £60,000 £52,500
90th Percentile £70,000 £72,500 £60,000
England median annual salary £55,000 £52,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year +4.76% +5.00% +0.13%

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 7 May 2021.

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 7 May 2021. 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
West Yorkshire +14 46 £54,000 -4.00% 16
South Yorkshire -7 24 £54,000 +94.59% 3
SC Cleared
England

For the 6 months to 7 May 2021, 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 67 (100.00%) Security Cleared
2 41 (61.19%) DevOps
3 35 (52.24%) AWS
4 34 (50.75%) Linux
4 34 (50.75%) Agile Software Development
5 32 (47.76%) Terraform
6 31 (46.27%) Azure
7 30 (44.78%) Git (software)
7 30 (44.78%) Decision-Making
8 29 (43.28%) Kubernetes
9 27 (40.30%) GitLab
10 26 (38.81%) Hybrid Cloud
10 26 (38.81%) Istio
11 23 (34.33%) Technical Leadership
12 18 (26.87%) Mentoring
13 17 (25.37%) Coaching
14 14 (20.90%) Target Operating Model
15 13 (19.40%) Java
16 9 (13.43%) Influencing Skills
17 8 (11.94%) Public Sector
17 8 (11.94%) Project Delivery
17 8 (11.94%) Backlog Management
17 8 (11.94%) Change Management
18 7 (10.45%) Python
18 7 (10.45%) Time Management
18 7 (10.45%) Task Automation
18 7 (10.45%) Site Reliability Engineering
18 7 (10.45%) Cloud Native
19 6 (8.96%) SDLC
19 6 (8.96%) Spring Boot

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 3 (4.48%) Confluence
2 2 (2.99%) Elasticsearch
3 1 (1.49%) Apache
Cloud Services
1 35 (52.24%) AWS
2 31 (46.27%) Azure
3 4 (5.97%) AWS CloudFormation
4 2 (2.99%) Amazon Cognito
4 2 (2.99%) Amazon EC2
4 2 (2.99%) Amazon S3
5 1 (1.49%) Amazon CloudWatch
5 1 (1.49%) Amazon SQS
5 1 (1.49%) AWS Data Pipeline
5 1 (1.49%) Azure Storage
5 1 (1.49%) Cloud Computing
5 1 (1.49%) GCP
Communications & Networking
1 1 (1.49%) Skype
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (8.96%) MongoDB
2 5 (7.46%) MySQL
2 5 (7.46%) NoSQL
3 4 (5.97%) Oracle Database
3 4 (5.97%) PostgreSQL
4 1 (1.49%) Data Lake
4 1 (1.49%) Data Warehouse
4 1 (1.49%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 30 (44.78%) Git (software)
2 27 (40.30%) GitLab
3 5 (7.46%) JIRA
4 4 (5.97%) Jenkins
5 3 (4.48%) JMeter
5 3 (4.48%) Selenium
6 2 (2.99%) LoadRunner
6 2 (2.99%) NeoLoad
7 1 (1.49%) Newman
7 1 (1.49%) Postman
7 1 (1.49%) SpecFlow
General
1 9 (13.43%) Influencing Skills
2 8 (11.94%) Public Sector
3 3 (4.48%) Social Skills
4 1 (1.49%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (1.49%) Organisational Skills
4 1 (1.49%) Presentation Skills
4 1 (1.49%) Retail
Job Titles
1 30 (44.78%) DevOps Engineer
2 12 (17.91%) Senior DevOps
2 12 (17.91%) Senior DevOps Engineer
3 7 (10.45%) Site Engineer
3 7 (10.45%) Site Reliability Engineer
4 6 (8.96%) Developer
5 5 (7.46%) Software Engineer
6 4 (5.97%) Consultant
6 4 (5.97%) Risk Consultant
6 4 (5.97%) Senior Software Engineer
7 3 (4.48%) Analyst
7 3 (4.48%) Python Developer
8 2 (2.99%) Agile Delivery Manager
8 2 (2.99%) Architect
8 2 (2.99%) Delivery Manager
8 2 (2.99%) Performance Engineer
8 2 (2.99%) Performance Test Engineer
8 2 (2.99%) Software Developer
8 2 (2.99%) Support Analyst
8 2 (2.99%) Test Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (8.96%) Spring
1 6 (8.96%) Spring Boot
2 5 (7.46%) Spring Batch
2 5 (7.46%) Spring Security
3 4 (5.97%) Apache Camel
3 4 (5.97%) YAML
4 1 (1.49%) .NET
4 1 (1.49%) .NET Core
4 1 (1.49%) Apache NiFi
4 1 (1.49%) GraphQL
4 1 (1.49%) J2EE
4 1 (1.49%) Kafka
4 1 (1.49%) Node.js
4 1 (1.49%) React
4 1 (1.49%) STL
4 1 (1.49%) Velocity
4 1 (1.49%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 26 (38.81%) Hybrid Cloud
2 7 (10.45%) Cloud Native
3 4 (5.97%) BYOD
4 2 (2.99%) Cybercrime
5 1 (1.49%) Enterprise Software
5 1 (1.49%) Management Information System
5 1 (1.49%) NHS
5 1 (1.49%) Public Cloud
5 1 (1.49%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 34 (50.75%) Linux
2 4 (5.97%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 2 (2.99%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 41 (61.19%) DevOps
2 34 (50.75%) Agile Software Development
3 30 (44.78%) Decision-Making
4 23 (34.33%) Technical Leadership
5 18 (26.87%) Mentoring
6 17 (25.37%) Coaching
7 14 (20.90%) Target Operating Model
8 8 (11.94%) Backlog Management
8 8 (11.94%) Change Management
8 8 (11.94%) Project Delivery
9 7 (10.45%) Site Reliability Engineering
9 7 (10.45%) Task Automation
9 7 (10.45%) Time Management
10 6 (8.96%) SDLC
11 5 (7.46%) Software Engineering
12 4 (5.97%) Computer Science
12 4 (5.97%) Information Security
12 4 (5.97%) Mathematics
12 4 (5.97%) Risk Assessment
12 4 (5.97%) Risk Management
Programming Languages
1 13 (19.40%) Java
2 7 (10.45%) Python
3 5 (7.46%) SQL
4 3 (4.48%) PowerShell
5 2 (2.99%) C#
5 2 (2.99%) Java 8
5 2 (2.99%) JavaScript
6 1 (1.49%) C++
Qualifications
1 67 (100.00%) Security Cleared
2 4 (5.97%) CESG Certified Professional
2 4 (5.97%) CISM
2 4 (5.97%) CISSP
2 4 (5.97%) Computer Science Degree
2 4 (5.97%) Degree
3 2 (2.99%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (5.97%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 4 (5.97%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
1 4 (5.97%) ISO/IEC 27005
1 4 (5.97%) NCSC
2 3 (4.48%) QA
3 1 (1.49%) Data Quality
System Software
1 3 (4.48%) Docker
Systems Management
1 32 (47.76%) Terraform
2 29 (43.28%) Kubernetes
3 26 (38.81%) Istio
4 1 (1.49%) HP Quality Center
4 1 (1.49%) Kibana
Vendors
1 4 (5.97%) Atlassian
1 4 (5.97%) Oracle
1 4 (5.97%) Red Hat
2 1 (1.49%) Citrix
2 1 (1.49%) Google
2 1 (1.49%) Microsoft
2 1 (1.49%) Splunk