Period
to 17 May 2021

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Yorkshire with a requirement for Security Cleared qualifications. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered over the 6 months to 17 May 2021 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Security Clearance
England > Yorkshire
6 months to
17 May 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 139 155 190
Rank change year-on-year +16 +35 +24
Permanent jobs citing Security Cleared 89 54 116
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in Yorkshire 1.71% 1.13% 1.55%
As % of the Qualifications category 10.05% 8.85% 6.87%
Number of salaries quoted 81 41 106
10th Percentile £36,250 £27,500 £26,250
25th Percentile £47,000 £38,750 £35,000
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £54,000 £55,000 £50,000
Median % change year-on-year -1.82% +10.00% +25.00%
75th Percentile £63,750 £75,000 £56,875
90th Percentile £69,000 £77,500 £60,000
England median annual salary £55,000 £52,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year +4.76% +5.00% +7.53%

Security 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 886 610 1,689
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Yorkshire 17.01% 12.73% 22.56%
Number of salaries quoted 640 480 1,268
10th Percentile £28,500 £25,000 £21,000
25th Percentile £36,250 £32,500 £28,249
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £50,500 £45,000 £40,000
Median % change year-on-year +12.22% +12.50% -3.61%
75th Percentile £65,000 £60,000 £52,500
90th Percentile £71,250 £72,500 £60,000
England median annual salary £55,000 £52,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year +4.76% +5.00% -

Security Cleared
Job Vacancy Trend in Yorkshire

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

Job vacancy trend for Security Cleared in Yorkshire

Security Cleared
Salary Trend in Yorkshire

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

Salary trend for Security Cleared in Yorkshire

Security Cleared
Salary Histogram in Yorkshire

Salary distribution for jobs citing Security Cleared in Yorkshire over the 6 months to 17 May 2021.

Salary histogram for Security Cleared in Yorkshire

Security 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 Security Cleared within the Yorkshire region over the 6 months to 17 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 +20 64 £57,500 +0.88% 29
South Yorkshire -10 28 £54,000 +94.59% 5
North Yorkshire +5 1 £45,000 +80.00% 2
Security Cleared
England

For the 6 months to 17 May 2021, IT jobs citing Security 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 Security Cleared.

1 71 (79.78%) SC Cleared
2 44 (49.44%) DevOps
3 40 (44.94%) Azure
3 40 (44.94%) Agile Software Development
4 38 (42.70%) AWS
5 36 (40.45%) Linux
5 36 (40.45%) Terraform
6 31 (34.83%) Git (software)
7 30 (33.71%) Kubernetes
8 29 (32.58%) Decision-Making
9 27 (30.34%) GitLab
10 26 (29.21%) Hybrid Cloud
10 26 (29.21%) Istio
11 25 (28.09%) Technical Leadership
12 20 (22.47%) Mentoring
13 18 (20.22%) Coaching
14 15 (16.85%) Java
15 14 (15.73%) Target Operating Model
16 11 (12.36%) Python
17 10 (11.24%) JIRA
17 10 (11.24%) Project Delivery
17 10 (11.24%) Backlog Management
18 9 (10.11%) Public Sector
18 9 (10.11%) Influencing Skills
18 9 (10.11%) Cloud Native
18 9 (10.11%) Task Automation
18 9 (10.11%) Site Reliability Engineering
18 9 (10.11%) Time Management
18 9 (10.11%) SQL
18 9 (10.11%) Change Management

Security 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 (4.49%) Confluence
2 3 (3.37%) Elasticsearch
3 2 (2.25%) Apache
Applications
1 1 (1.12%) AutoCAD
1 1 (1.12%) EPLAN
1 1 (1.12%) SOLIDWORKS
Cloud Services
1 40 (44.94%) Azure
2 38 (42.70%) AWS
3 4 (4.49%) AWS CloudFormation
4 3 (3.37%) GCP
5 2 (2.25%) Amazon Cognito
5 2 (2.25%) Amazon EC2
5 2 (2.25%) Amazon S3
6 1 (1.12%) Amazon CloudWatch
6 1 (1.12%) Amazon SQS
6 1 (1.12%) AWS Data Pipeline
6 1 (1.12%) Azure Storage
6 1 (1.12%) Cloud Computing
6 1 (1.12%) GitHub
6 1 (1.12%) Serverless
Communications & Networking
1 1 (1.12%) Network Security
1 1 (1.12%) Skype
1 1 (1.12%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (6.74%) MongoDB
2 5 (5.62%) MySQL
2 5 (5.62%) NoSQL
3 4 (4.49%) Oracle Database
3 4 (4.49%) PostgreSQL
4 3 (3.37%) SQL Server
5 1 (1.12%) Data Lake
5 1 (1.12%) Data Warehouse
5 1 (1.12%) Informix
5 1 (1.12%) RDBMS
5 1 (1.12%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 31 (34.83%) Git (software)
2 27 (30.34%) GitLab
3 10 (11.24%) JIRA
4 5 (5.62%) Jenkins
5 3 (3.37%) JMeter
5 3 (3.37%) Selenium
5 3 (3.37%) SpecFlow
6 2 (2.25%) LoadRunner
6 2 (2.25%) NeoLoad
7 1 (1.12%) CircleCI
7 1 (1.12%) Newman
7 1 (1.12%) Postman
7 1 (1.12%) Visual Studio
General
1 9 (10.11%) Influencing Skills
1 9 (10.11%) Public Sector
2 5 (5.62%) Social Skills
3 2 (2.25%) Retail
4 1 (1.12%) Games
4 1 (1.12%) Legal
4 1 (1.12%) Organisational Skills
4 1 (1.12%) Presentation Skills
4 1 (1.12%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 30 (33.71%) DevOps Engineer
2 13 (14.61%) Developer
3 12 (13.48%) Senior DevOps
3 12 (13.48%) Senior DevOps Engineer
4 9 (10.11%) Site Engineer
4 9 (10.11%) Site Reliability Engineer
5 6 (6.74%) Analyst
5 6 (6.74%) Software Engineer
6 5 (5.62%) Consultant
6 5 (5.62%) Risk Consultant
7 4 (4.49%) Architect
7 4 (4.49%) Business Analyst
7 4 (4.49%) Python Developer
7 4 (4.49%) Senior Software Engineer
8 3 (3.37%) Software Developer
9 2 (2.25%) .NET Developer
9 2 (2.25%) ASP Developer
9 2 (2.25%) C# Developer
9 2 (2.25%) Java Developer
9 2 (2.25%) Test Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (7.87%) Spring
2 6 (6.74%) Spring Boot
3 5 (5.62%) Spring Batch
3 5 (5.62%) Spring Security
4 4 (4.49%) .NET
4 4 (4.49%) Apache Camel
4 4 (4.49%) YAML
5 3 (3.37%) HTML
5 3 (3.37%) Node.js
6 2 (2.25%) Apache NiFi
6 2 (2.25%) CSS
6 2 (2.25%) Kafka
6 2 (2.25%) React
6 2 (2.25%) STL
6 2 (2.25%) Web Services
7 1 (1.12%) .NET Framework
7 1 (1.12%) J2EE
7 1 (1.12%) Velocity
7 1 (1.12%) WinForms
7 1 (1.12%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 26 (29.21%) Hybrid Cloud
2 9 (10.11%) Cloud Native
3 5 (5.62%) BYOD
4 2 (2.25%) Cybercrime
4 2 (2.25%) NHS
4 2 (2.25%) Public Cloud
4 2 (2.25%) User Experience
5 1 (1.12%) Cyberthreat
5 1 (1.12%) Enterprise Software
5 1 (1.12%) Management Information System
5 1 (1.12%) Self-Motivation
Operating Systems
1 36 (40.45%) Linux
2 5 (5.62%) Windows
3 4 (4.49%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 44 (49.44%) DevOps
2 40 (44.94%) Agile Software Development
3 29 (32.58%) Decision-Making
4 25 (28.09%) Technical Leadership
5 20 (22.47%) Mentoring
6 18 (20.22%) Coaching
7 14 (15.73%) Target Operating Model
8 10 (11.24%) Backlog Management
8 10 (11.24%) Project Delivery
9 9 (10.11%) Change Management
9 9 (10.11%) Site Reliability Engineering
9 9 (10.11%) Task Automation
9 9 (10.11%) Time Management
10 6 (6.74%) Cybersecurity
10 6 (6.74%) Scaled Agile Framework
10 6 (6.74%) SDLC
10 6 (6.74%) Software Engineering
11 5 (5.62%) Problem-Solving
11 5 (5.62%) Software Delivery
11 5 (5.62%) Test Automation
Programming Languages
1 15 (16.85%) Java
2 11 (12.36%) Python
3 9 (10.11%) SQL
4 5 (5.62%) C#
5 4 (4.49%) PowerShell
6 3 (3.37%) C
6 3 (3.37%) Java 8
7 2 (2.25%) Bash Shell
7 2 (2.25%) C++
7 2 (2.25%) JavaScript
8 1 (1.12%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 71 (79.78%) SC Cleared
2 5 (5.62%) CESG Certified Professional
2 5 (5.62%) CISM
2 5 (5.62%) CISSP
2 5 (5.62%) Computer Science Degree
2 5 (5.62%) Degree
3 2 (2.25%) DV Cleared
4 1 (1.12%) CTC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (6.74%) QA
2 5 (5.62%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 5 (5.62%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
2 5 (5.62%) ISO/IEC 27005
2 5 (5.62%) NCSC
3 1 (1.12%) Data Quality
System Software
1 6 (6.74%) Docker
Systems Management
1 36 (40.45%) Terraform
2 30 (33.71%) Kubernetes
3 26 (29.21%) Istio
4 1 (1.12%) HP Quality Center
4 1 (1.12%) Kibana
4 1 (1.12%) Puppet
Vendors
1 4 (4.49%) Atlassian
1 4 (4.49%) Oracle
1 4 (4.49%) Red Hat
2 3 (3.37%) Microsoft
3 2 (2.25%) Google
4 1 (1.12%) Citrix
4 1 (1.12%) Openreach
4 1 (1.12%) Splunk