Period
to 24 September 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 24 September 2021 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Security Check (SC) Clearance
England > Yorkshire
6 months to
24 Sep 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 201 127 262
Rank change year-on-year -74 +135 -8
Permanent jobs citing SC Cleared 60 32 41
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in Yorkshire 0.93% 1.23% 0.55%
As % of the Qualifications category 6.01% 7.77% 2.13%
Number of salaries quoted 47 26 36
10th Percentile £32,890 £33,750 £17,875
25th Percentile £39,181 £39,375 £35,000
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £54,000 £56,750 £36,250
Median % change year-on-year -4.85% +56.55% -14.71%
75th Percentile £65,000 £67,500 £54,250
90th Percentile £73,900 £68,750 £57,500
England median annual salary £60,000 £54,380 £53,500
% change year-on-year +10.33% +1.64% +7.00%

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 999 412 1,929
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Yorkshire 15.41% 15.79% 25.97%
Number of salaries quoted 822 340 1,382
10th Percentile £31,025 £26,250 £20,500
25th Percentile £37,500 £35,512 £28,750
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £50,000 £45,000 £40,000
Median % change year-on-year +11.11% +12.50% -4.76%
75th Percentile £63,750 £59,063 £50,000
90th Percentile £68,750 £66,250 £60,750
England median annual salary £55,000 £55,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year - +10.00% -

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 24 September 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 24 September 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 -70 48 £55,000 -15.38% 18
South Yorkshire -47 11 £61,880 +65.01% 1
North Yorkshire -6 3 £35,000 -20.00%
SC Cleared
England

For the 6 months to 24 September 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 60 (100.00%) Security Cleared
2 27 (45.00%) Azure
3 24 (40.00%) Agile Software Development
3 24 (40.00%) DevOps
4 15 (25.00%) Microsoft
5 14 (23.33%) Windows
5 14 (23.33%) Linux
5 14 (23.33%) AWS
6 12 (20.00%) JIRA
6 12 (20.00%) Finance
6 12 (20.00%) Public Cloud
7 11 (18.33%) Java
8 10 (16.67%) Change Management
8 10 (16.67%) Kubernetes
8 10 (16.67%) Docker
8 10 (16.67%) Terraform
8 10 (16.67%) Social Skills
9 9 (15.00%) Project Delivery
9 9 (15.00%) Problem-Solving
9 9 (15.00%) Site Reliability Engineering
9 9 (15.00%) Inclusion and Diversity
10 8 (13.33%) Decision-Making
10 8 (13.33%) Technical Leadership
10 8 (13.33%) Backlog Management
10 8 (13.33%) Cloud Native
10 8 (13.33%) Task Automation
10 8 (13.33%) Mentoring
10 8 (13.33%) GitLab
10 8 (13.33%) Software Delivery
10 8 (13.33%) Windows 10

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 (6.67%) Apache
2 1 (1.67%) Confluence
Applications
1 5 (8.33%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 27 (45.00%) Azure
2 14 (23.33%) AWS
3 8 (13.33%) Microsoft 365
4 7 (11.67%) Azure Active Directory
5 4 (6.67%) OpenShift
5 4 (6.67%) Slack
6 3 (5.00%) GCP
6 3 (5.00%) IaaS
6 3 (5.00%) PaaS
7 2 (3.33%) BlazeMeter
7 2 (3.33%) SaaS
8 1 (1.67%) Amazon CloudWatch
8 1 (1.67%) AWS CloudFormation
8 1 (1.67%) Azure ExpressRoute
8 1 (1.67%) Azure Service Bus
8 1 (1.67%) Azure Storage
8 1 (1.67%) GitHub
8 1 (1.67%) GitHub Actions
8 1 (1.67%) Serverless
Communications & Networking
1 8 (13.33%) VPN
2 7 (11.67%) Unified Communications
3 3 (5.00%) VoIP
4 2 (3.33%) BIG-IP
4 2 (3.33%) Firewall
4 2 (3.33%) PuTTY
4 2 (3.33%) Telnet
4 2 (3.33%) Wireshark
5 1 (1.67%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (6.67%) SQL Server
2 2 (3.33%) DB2
2 2 (3.33%) RDBMS
2 2 (3.33%) Relational Database
3 1 (1.67%) Azure SQL Database
Development Applications
1 12 (20.00%) JIRA
2 8 (13.33%) GitLab
3 5 (8.33%) Git (software)
3 5 (8.33%) Jenkins
4 3 (5.00%) Atlassian Bamboo
4 3 (5.00%) JMeter
4 3 (5.00%) Postman
4 3 (5.00%) Selenium
5 2 (3.33%) Cypress.io
5 2 (3.33%) Fiddler
5 2 (3.33%) Gatling
5 2 (3.33%) HP UFT
5 2 (3.33%) LINQPad
5 2 (3.33%) LoadRunner
5 2 (3.33%) NeoLoad
5 2 (3.33%) SoapUI
5 2 (3.33%) Visual Studio
5 2 (3.33%) WebLOAD
6 1 (1.67%) CircleCI
6 1 (1.67%) gulp
General
1 12 (20.00%) Finance
2 10 (16.67%) Social Skills
3 9 (15.00%) Inclusion and Diversity
4 7 (11.67%) Influencing Skills
4 7 (11.67%) Public Sector
5 4 (6.67%) Analytical Skills
6 1 (1.67%) Financial Institution
6 1 (1.67%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 12 (20.00%) Consultant
2 8 (13.33%) Site Engineer
2 8 (13.33%) Site Reliability Engineer
3 7 (11.67%) Analyst
3 7 (11.67%) Cloud Consultant
3 7 (11.67%) Technical Consultant
4 6 (10.00%) DevOps Engineer
5 5 (8.33%) Business Analyst
5 5 (8.33%) Risk Consultant
6 4 (6.67%) Agile Business Analyst
6 4 (6.67%) Platform Engineer
7 3 (5.00%) Architect
7 3 (5.00%) AWS Engineer
7 3 (5.00%) Azure Engineer
7 3 (5.00%) Software Engineer
7 3 (5.00%) Tester
8 2 (3.33%) Developer
8 2 (3.33%) IT Manager
8 2 (3.33%) Solutions Architect
8 2 (3.33%) Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (6.67%) Apache NiFi
1 4 (6.67%) STL
1 4 (6.67%) Web Services
2 2 (3.33%) JSON
2 2 (3.33%) REST
2 2 (3.33%) SOAP
2 2 (3.33%) XML
3 1 (1.67%) .NET
3 1 (1.67%) AngularJS
3 1 (1.67%) CSS
3 1 (1.67%) CSS3
3 1 (1.67%) HTML
3 1 (1.67%) HTML5
3 1 (1.67%) Kafka
3 1 (1.67%) LESS
3 1 (1.67%) React
3 1 (1.67%) Sass
3 1 (1.67%) Spring
3 1 (1.67%) Spring Cloud
3 1 (1.67%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 12 (20.00%) Public Cloud
2 8 (13.33%) Cloud Native
3 7 (11.67%) Data Centre
4 6 (10.00%) Cyberthreat
5 5 (8.33%) BYOD
5 5 (8.33%) Hybrid Cloud
6 4 (6.67%) Cybercrime
7 2 (3.33%) Management Information System
7 2 (3.33%) Security Operations Centre
8 1 (1.67%) Private Cloud
8 1 (1.67%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 14 (23.33%) Linux
1 14 (23.33%) Windows
2 8 (13.33%) Windows 10
3 7 (11.67%) Windows Server
4 1 (1.67%) Solaris
4 1 (1.67%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 24 (40.00%) Agile Software Development
1 24 (40.00%) DevOps
2 10 (16.67%) Change Management
3 9 (15.00%) Problem-Solving
3 9 (15.00%) Project Delivery
3 9 (15.00%) Site Reliability Engineering
4 8 (13.33%) Backlog Management
4 8 (13.33%) Decision-Making
4 8 (13.33%) Mentoring
4 8 (13.33%) Software Delivery
4 8 (13.33%) Task Automation
4 8 (13.33%) Technical Leadership
4 8 (13.33%) Time Management
5 7 (11.67%) Cybersecurity
5 7 (11.67%) Presales
5 7 (11.67%) Requirements Gathering
6 6 (10.00%) ITIL
6 6 (10.00%) ITIL V3
6 6 (10.00%) Scrum
7 5 (8.33%) Risk Management
Programming Languages
1 11 (18.33%) Java
2 7 (11.67%) Python
3 6 (10.00%) C++
4 4 (6.67%) Bash Shell
4 4 (6.67%) C#
5 3 (5.00%) Ruby
5 3 (5.00%) SQL
6 2 (3.33%) C
6 2 (3.33%) JavaScript
6 2 (3.33%) VB
6 2 (3.33%) XPath
7 1 (1.67%) Go
7 1 (1.67%) Java 11
7 1 (1.67%) Java 8
7 1 (1.67%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 60 (100.00%) Security Cleared
2 5 (8.33%) CESG Certified Professional
2 5 (8.33%) CISM
2 5 (8.33%) CISSP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (8.33%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 5 (8.33%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
1 5 (8.33%) ISO/IEC 27005
1 5 (8.33%) NCSC
2 4 (6.67%) QA
3 1 (1.67%) Accessibility
System Software
1 10 (16.67%) Docker
2 8 (13.33%) Active Directory
3 1 (1.67%) Sendmail
3 1 (1.67%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 10 (16.67%) Kubernetes
1 10 (16.67%) Terraform
2 7 (11.67%) Microsoft Intune
2 7 (11.67%) SCCM
3 5 (8.33%) Ansible
3 5 (8.33%) Istio
4 2 (3.33%) Grafana
4 2 (3.33%) nmon
5 1 (1.67%) HP Quality Center
5 1 (1.67%) Marathon
5 1 (1.67%) Mesos
5 1 (1.67%) Opscode Chef
5 1 (1.67%) Puppet
Vendors
1 15 (25.00%) Microsoft
2 3 (5.00%) Citrix
2 3 (5.00%) Oracle
2 3 (5.00%) Splunk
3 2 (3.33%) F5
3 2 (3.33%) Google
4 1 (1.67%) Blue Coat
4 1 (1.67%) Cisco
4 1 (1.67%) Juniper
4 1 (1.67%) McAfee
4 1 (1.67%) Red Hat
4 1 (1.67%) VMware