Period
to 17 October 2019

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 17 October 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Security Check (SC) Clearance
England > Yorkshire
6 months to
17 Oct 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 252 231 243
Rank change year-on-year -21 +12 -5
Permanent jobs citing SC Cleared 38 58 70
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Yorkshire 0.54% 0.70% 0.73%
As % of the Qualifications category 2.17% 4.14% 3.74%
Number of salaries quoted 30 41 64
Yorkshire median annual salary £35,000 £42,500 £53,250
Median salary % change year-on-year -17.65% -20.19% +18.33%
10th Percentile £31,038 £30,000 £22,950
90th Percentile £57,500 £77,500 £70,000
England median annual salary £55,000 £50,000 £45,500
% change year-on-year +10.00% +9.89% -4.21%

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 1,753 1,401 1,874
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Yorkshire 24.94% 16.80% 19.64%
Number of salaries quoted 1,261 1,110 1,511
Yorkshire median annual salary £40,000 £40,750 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -1.84% +1.88% -
10th Percentile £21,000 £22,000 £22,000
90th Percentile £62,500 £62,000 £61,250
England median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year - +5.26% +2.15%

SC Cleared
Job Vacancy Trend in Yorkshire

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

Job vacancy trend for SC Cleared in Yorkshire

SC Cleared
Salary Trend in Yorkshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing SC Cleared in Yorkshire.

Salary trend for SC Cleared in Yorkshire

SC Cleared
Salary Histogram in Yorkshire

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing SC Cleared in Yorkshire over the 6 months to 17 October 2019.

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 17 October 2019. 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 +1 34 £35,000 -17.65% 9
North Yorkshire -28 2 £37,500 -50.00% 4
SC Cleared
England

For the 6 months to 17 October 2019, 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 38 (100.00%) Security Cleared
2 17 (44.74%) Agile Software Development
3 15 (39.47%) HP
4 12 (31.58%) Finance
4 12 (31.58%) Office 365
5 11 (28.95%) Scrum
5 11 (28.95%) TDD
5 11 (28.95%) Kanban
5 11 (28.95%) BDD
6 10 (26.32%) Cucumber
6 10 (26.32%) Team Foundation Server
6 10 (26.32%) AWS
6 10 (26.32%) HP Quality Center
6 10 (26.32%) Manual Testing
6 10 (26.32%) User Acceptance Testing
6 10 (26.32%) Test Management
6 10 (26.32%) Retail
6 10 (26.32%) Software Testing
6 10 (26.32%) Google
6 10 (26.32%) JIRA
6 10 (26.32%) Selenium
6 10 (26.32%) LoadRunner
6 10 (26.32%) JMeter
6 10 (26.32%) Cisco
6 10 (26.32%) DSDM
6 10 (26.32%) G Suite
6 10 (26.32%) SoapUI
7 9 (23.68%) Proactive Maintenance
7 9 (23.68%) Windows
7 9 (23.68%) Microsoft Certification

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 6 (15.79%) Skype for Business
2 4 (10.53%) IIS
2 4 (10.53%) SharePoint
Applications
1 7 (18.42%) Microsoft Office
2 5 (13.16%) Microsoft Excel
Cloud Services
1 12 (31.58%) Office 365
2 10 (26.32%) AWS
2 10 (26.32%) G Suite
3 8 (21.05%) Azure
4 5 (13.16%) Cloud Computing
5 2 (5.26%) Azure Active Directory
6 1 (2.63%) Amazon EC2
6 1 (2.63%) Amazon ELB
6 1 (2.63%) Amazon S3
6 1 (2.63%) Route 53
Communications & Networking
1 7 (18.42%) Wi-Fi
2 5 (13.16%) Cisco Firepower
2 5 (13.16%) Cisco Nexus
2 5 (13.16%) Wireshark
3 4 (10.53%) DHCP
3 4 (10.53%) DNS
3 4 (10.53%) VLAN
4 2 (5.26%) DMZ
4 2 (5.26%) Firewall
4 2 (5.26%) Network Security
4 2 (5.26%) Skype
4 2 (5.26%) VPN
4 2 (5.26%) VSAN
4 2 (5.26%) Wireless
5 1 (2.63%) SSL
5 1 (2.63%) TCP/IP
5 1 (2.63%) X.509
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (13.16%) Amazon RDS
2 4 (10.53%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 10 (26.32%) Cucumber
1 10 (26.32%) JIRA
1 10 (26.32%) JMeter
1 10 (26.32%) LoadRunner
1 10 (26.32%) Selenium
1 10 (26.32%) SoapUI
1 10 (26.32%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (2.63%) Git (software)
2 1 (2.63%) Jenkins
2 1 (2.63%) Maven
2 1 (2.63%) SonarQube
General
1 12 (31.58%) Finance
2 10 (26.32%) Retail
3 6 (15.79%) Electronics
4 3 (7.89%) Public Sector
5 2 (5.26%) Manufacturing
5 2 (5.26%) Marketing
5 2 (5.26%) Telecoms
6 1 (2.63%) Billing
Job Titles
1 11 (28.95%) Analyst
2 10 (26.32%) Test Analyst
3 7 (18.42%) Network Engineer
4 5 (13.16%) Juniper Engineer
4 5 (13.16%) Juniper Support
4 5 (13.16%) Network Support
4 5 (13.16%) Network Support Engineer
4 5 (13.16%) Support Engineer
5 4 (10.53%) Operations Engineer
5 4 (10.53%) Senior Operations Engineer
5 4 (10.53%) Senior Technical Engineer
5 4 (10.53%) Technical Engineer
5 4 (10.53%) Technical Operations Engineer
5 4 (10.53%) Technical Support
6 3 (7.89%) Agile Test Analyst
7 2 (5.26%) 2nd Line Support
7 2 (5.26%) Azure Engineer
7 2 (5.26%) Field Engineer
7 2 (5.26%) Windows Engineer
7 2 (5.26%) Wireless Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (15.79%) SOAP
2 1 (2.63%) Hibernate
2 1 (2.63%) OpenID
2 1 (2.63%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 5 (13.16%) Analytical Skills
1 5 (13.16%) Management Information System
1 5 (13.16%) Mobile Computing
2 2 (5.26%) e-Learning
2 2 (5.26%) Fibre Optics
2 2 (5.26%) User Experience
3 1 (2.63%) Fat Client
3 1 (2.63%) PKI
3 1 (2.63%) Replication
3 1 (2.63%) Thin Client
Operating Systems
1 9 (23.68%) Windows
2 7 (18.42%) Windows Server
3 3 (7.89%) Linux
4 2 (5.26%) Kali Linux
4 2 (5.26%) Windows Server 2003
5 1 (2.63%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 1 (2.63%) Windows Server 2008
5 1 (2.63%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (44.74%) Agile Software Development
2 11 (28.95%) BDD
2 11 (28.95%) Kanban
2 11 (28.95%) Scrum
2 11 (28.95%) TDD
3 10 (26.32%) DSDM
3 10 (26.32%) Manual Testing
3 10 (26.32%) Software Testing
3 10 (26.32%) Test Management
3 10 (26.32%) User Acceptance Testing
4 9 (23.68%) Proactive Maintenance
5 8 (21.05%) ITIL
6 7 (18.42%) Cybersecurity
6 7 (18.42%) Problem-Solving
7 6 (15.79%) API Testing
7 6 (15.79%) Integration Testing
7 6 (15.79%) Service Delivery
8 5 (13.16%) Change Management
8 5 (13.16%) ITSM
8 5 (13.16%) Risk Management
Programming Languages
1 7 (18.42%) SQL
2 3 (7.89%) C
3 2 (5.26%) PowerShell
4 1 (2.63%) Java
Qualifications
1 38 (100.00%) Security Cleared
2 9 (23.68%) Microsoft Certification
3 5 (13.16%) A+ Certification
3 5 (13.16%) CCIE
3 5 (13.16%) CCNP
3 5 (13.16%) CCSE
3 5 (13.16%) CESG Certified Professional
3 5 (13.16%) Cisco Certification
3 5 (13.16%) CISMP
3 5 (13.16%) CompTIA Security+
3 5 (13.16%) CRISC
3 5 (13.16%) JNCIP
3 5 (13.16%) MCDST
4 4 (10.53%) ISEB
4 4 (10.53%) MCP
4 4 (10.53%) MCSE
5 2 (5.26%) CISSP
5 2 (5.26%) DV Cleared
6 1 (2.63%) AWS Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (13.16%) SLA
System Software
1 7 (18.42%) VMware Infrastructure
2 6 (15.79%) Active Directory
3 4 (10.53%) Hyper-V
4 2 (5.26%) vSphere
5 1 (2.63%) Docker
Systems Management
1 10 (26.32%) HP Quality Center
2 2 (5.26%) Microsoft Intune
2 2 (5.26%) Nessus
2 2 (5.26%) Nmap
2 2 (5.26%) SCCM
3 1 (2.63%) Kubernetes
3 1 (2.63%) Puppet
3 1 (2.63%) Terraform
Vendors
1 15 (39.47%) HP
2 10 (26.32%) Cisco
2 10 (26.32%) Google
3 7 (18.42%) Ubiquiti
3 7 (18.42%) VMware
4 6 (15.79%) Microsoft
4 6 (15.79%) Xerox
5 5 (13.16%) Aruba
5 5 (13.16%) CheckPoint
5 5 (13.16%) Extreme Networks
5 5 (13.16%) F5
5 5 (13.16%) Juniper
5 5 (13.16%) Meraki
5 5 (13.16%) Palo Alto
6 4 (10.53%) Apple
6 4 (10.53%) Dell
7 2 (5.26%) 3PAR
7 2 (5.26%) MikroTik
7 2 (5.26%) Ruckus Wireless
7 2 (5.26%) SAP