Period
to 21 September 2018

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

Security Check (SC) Clearance
England > Yorkshire
6 months to
21 Sep 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 243 263 228
Rank change year-on-year +20 -35 +19
Permanent jobs citing SC Cleared 51 59 115
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Yorkshire 0.58% 0.58% 1.01%
As % of the Qualifications category 3.56% 2.98% 4.41%
Number of salaries quoted 42 52 75
Yorkshire median annual salary £42,500 £42,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - -5.56% -3.23%
10th Percentile £18,500 £22,500 £26,250
90th Percentile £77,250 £70,000 £57,500
England median annual salary £50,000 £45,750 £47,500
% change year-on-year +9.29% -3.68% -

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 1,433 1,983 2,609
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Yorkshire 16.33% 19.64% 22.91%
Number of salaries quoted 1,149 1,593 2,163
Yorkshire median annual salary £42,000 £41,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +1.20% +3.75% -
10th Percentile £22,000 £22,000 £24,125
90th Percentile £63,750 £61,250 £61,250
England median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £46,500
% change year-on-year +5.26% +2.15% +3.33%

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 21 September 2018.

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 21 September 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
West Yorkshire +12 39 £40,000 -3.61% 6
North Yorkshire -6 5 £48,750 -2.50%
South Yorkshire 0 4 £70,000 +27.27%
East Yorkshire +19 2 £40,000 +17.65%
SC Cleared
England

For the 6 months to 21 September 2018, 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 51 (100.00%) Security Cleared
2 21 (41.18%) Cisco
3 13 (25.49%) Firewall
4 11 (21.57%) Microsoft
4 11 (21.57%) Test Automation
5 10 (19.61%) Microsoft Certification
5 10 (19.61%) VMware
5 10 (19.61%) Agile Software Development
6 9 (17.65%) Juniper
6 9 (17.65%) Active Directory
6 9 (17.65%) ITIL
6 9 (17.65%) Marketing
6 9 (17.65%) QA
6 9 (17.65%) F5
7 8 (15.69%) Selenium
7 8 (15.69%) Web Development
7 8 (15.69%) ISO/IEC 27001
7 8 (15.69%) Windows
7 8 (15.69%) Java
7 8 (15.69%) HP
7 8 (15.69%) A+ Certification
7 8 (15.69%) Retail
7 8 (15.69%) Service Delivery
7 8 (15.69%) Management Information System
7 8 (15.69%) Electronics
8 7 (13.73%) Software Engineering
8 7 (13.73%) Cisco Certification
8 7 (13.73%) CheckPoint
8 7 (13.73%) C#
8 7 (13.73%) Python

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 (11.76%) Skype for Business
2 5 (9.80%) SharePoint
3 2 (3.92%) Exchange Server 2003
3 2 (3.92%) Exchange Server 2007
3 2 (3.92%) Exchange Server 2010
3 2 (3.92%) Exchange Server 2013
3 2 (3.92%) MS Exchange
4 1 (1.96%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 6 (11.76%) Microsoft Excel
1 6 (11.76%) Microsoft Office
2 1 (1.96%) MS Visio
2 1 (1.96%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 1 (1.96%) Oracle EBS R12
Cloud Services
1 7 (13.73%) Microsoft Azure
2 5 (9.80%) Amazon AWS
3 4 (7.84%) Office 365
4 2 (3.92%) IaaS
5 1 (1.96%) Azure Active Directory
Communications & Networking
1 13 (25.49%) Firewall
2 7 (13.73%) Cisco Nexus
3 6 (11.76%) TCP/IP
4 5 (9.80%) Cisco ASA
4 5 (9.80%) Wi-Fi
5 4 (7.84%) Cisco Firepower
5 4 (7.84%) Network Security
6 3 (5.88%) Wireless
7 2 (3.92%) DHCP
7 2 (3.92%) DNS
7 2 (3.92%) Ethernet
7 2 (3.92%) LAN
7 2 (3.92%) MPLS
7 2 (3.92%) Skype
7 2 (3.92%) VoIP
7 2 (3.92%) WAN
8 1 (1.96%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (7.84%) Data Warehouse
2 2 (3.92%) SQL Server
2 2 (3.92%) SQL Server 2012
2 2 (3.92%) SQL Server 2014
2 2 (3.92%) SQL Server 2016
Development Applications
1 8 (15.69%) Selenium
2 4 (7.84%) WebDriver
3 3 (5.88%) Cucumber
3 3 (5.88%) JIRA
3 3 (5.88%) JMeter
3 3 (5.88%) LoadRunner
3 3 (5.88%) SoapUI
3 3 (5.88%) Team Foundation Server
4 1 (1.96%) Axure RP
4 1 (1.96%) Balsamiq Mockups
General
1 9 (17.65%) Marketing
2 8 (15.69%) Electronics
2 8 (15.69%) Retail
3 5 (9.80%) Military
4 4 (7.84%) Telecoms
5 2 (3.92%) Finance
5 2 (3.92%) Manufacturing
6 1 (1.96%) Games
Job Titles
1 10 (19.61%) Architect
1 10 (19.61%) Tester
2 8 (15.69%) Security Engineer
3 7 (13.73%) Network Engineer
4 6 (11.76%) 2nd Line Support
5 5 (9.80%) Support Engineer
6 4 (7.84%) Analyst
6 4 (7.84%) Automation Tester
6 4 (7.84%) Java Architect
6 4 (7.84%) Network Security Engineer
6 4 (7.84%) Operations Engineer
6 4 (7.84%) Test Architect
6 4 (7.84%) Test Automation Architect
7 3 (5.88%) Agile Test Analyst
7 3 (5.88%) C# Architect
7 3 (5.88%) Cisco Engineer
7 3 (5.88%) Java Software Architect
7 3 (5.88%) Network Support
7 3 (5.88%) Senior Automation Tester
7 3 (5.88%) Senior Test Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (7.84%) Java EE
2 3 (5.88%) .NET
2 3 (5.88%) HTML
2 3 (5.88%) HTML5
2 3 (5.88%) Middleware
2 3 (5.88%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 8 (15.69%) Management Information System
2 5 (9.80%) e-Learning
3 4 (7.84%) Analytical Skills
3 4 (7.84%) Fintech
3 4 (7.84%) NHS
4 2 (3.92%) Data Centre
4 2 (3.92%) Driving Licence
4 2 (3.92%) PKI
4 2 (3.92%) Self-Motivation
5 1 (1.96%) Cyberthreat
5 1 (1.96%) Enterprise Software
5 1 (1.96%) Smart Energy
5 1 (1.96%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 8 (15.69%) Windows
2 6 (11.76%) Windows Server
3 4 (7.84%) Kali Linux
3 4 (7.84%) Windows Server 2008
3 4 (7.84%) Windows Server 2012
4 3 (5.88%) Windows 10
5 2 (3.92%) Windows 2000 Server
5 2 (3.92%) Windows 7
5 2 (3.92%) Windows 8
5 2 (3.92%) Windows Server 2003
6 1 (1.96%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (21.57%) Test Automation
2 10 (19.61%) Agile Software Development
3 9 (17.65%) ITIL
4 8 (15.69%) Service Delivery
4 8 (15.69%) Web Development
5 7 (13.73%) Software Engineering
6 6 (11.76%) Business Intelligence
6 6 (11.76%) Logistics
6 6 (11.76%) Mathematics
6 6 (11.76%) Problem-Solving
6 6 (11.76%) Scrum
6 6 (11.76%) Validation
7 5 (9.80%) Process Improvement
7 5 (9.80%) User Acceptance Testing
8 4 (7.84%) OOP
8 4 (7.84%) OWASP
8 4 (7.84%) Penetration Testing
8 4 (7.84%) PRINCE2
8 4 (7.84%) SDET
8 4 (7.84%) SIEM
Programming Languages
1 8 (15.69%) Java
2 7 (13.73%) C#
2 7 (13.73%) Python
3 6 (11.76%) C
4 4 (7.84%) Ruby
4 4 (7.84%) SQL
5 3 (5.88%) Groovy
5 3 (5.88%) PHP
6 2 (3.92%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 51 (100.00%) Security Cleared
2 10 (19.61%) Microsoft Certification
3 8 (15.69%) A+ Certification
4 7 (13.73%) Cisco Certification
5 6 (11.76%) MCDST
6 5 (9.80%) CCNA
6 5 (9.80%) CCNP
6 5 (9.80%) JNCIA
7 4 (7.84%) DBS Check
8 3 (5.88%) MCSE
9 2 (3.92%) BC Cleared
9 2 (3.92%) CCENT
9 2 (3.92%) CCIE
9 2 (3.92%) JNCIP
9 2 (3.92%) JNCIS
9 2 (3.92%) MCITP
9 2 (3.92%) Network+ Certification
9 2 (3.92%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
9 2 (3.92%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
10 1 (1.96%) Chartered Engineer
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (17.65%) QA
2 8 (15.69%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 6 (11.76%) PCI DSS
3 6 (11.76%) SLA
4 4 (7.84%) PMO
5 2 (3.92%) ISO 9001
6 1 (1.96%) GDPR
System Software
1 9 (17.65%) Active Directory
2 5 (9.80%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (3.92%) XenApp
3 2 (3.92%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 4 (7.84%) Nessus
2 3 (5.88%) HP Quality Center
2 3 (5.88%) Microsoft Intune
2 3 (5.88%) SCCM
3 2 (3.92%) McAfee ePO
Vendors
1 21 (41.18%) Cisco
2 11 (21.57%) Microsoft
3 10 (19.61%) VMware
4 9 (17.65%) F5
4 9 (17.65%) Juniper
5 8 (15.69%) HP
6 7 (13.73%) CheckPoint
7 6 (11.76%) Apple
7 6 (11.76%) Dell
7 6 (11.76%) Xerox
8 4 (7.84%) Fortinet
8 4 (7.84%) Meraki
8 4 (7.84%) Palo Alto
9 3 (5.88%) Aruba
9 3 (5.88%) SAP
9 3 (5.88%) Ubiquiti
10 2 (3.92%) Citrix
10 2 (3.92%) McAfee
11 1 (1.96%) Adobe
11 1 (1.96%) CA