Period
to 10 December 2019

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 10 December 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Security Clearance
England > Yorkshire
6 months to
10 Dec 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 206 161 200
Rank change year-on-year -45 +39 -2
Permanent jobs citing Security Cleared 48 133 112
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Yorkshire 0.74% 1.67% 1.15%
As % of the Qualifications category 3.96% 9.52% 6.25%
Number of salaries quoted 29 94 90
Yorkshire median annual salary £50,000 £45,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +11.11% +12.50% -5.88%
10th Percentile £30,250 £30,000 £25,925
90th Percentile £74,600 £63,500 £75,000
England median annual salary £51,871 £50,000 £45,200
% change year-on-year +3.74% +10.62% -4.84%

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 1,211 1,397 1,792
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Yorkshire 18.55% 17.51% 18.41%
Number of salaries quoted 903 1,097 1,465
Yorkshire median annual salary £41,000 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +2.50% - -
10th Percentile £21,350 £22,000 £22,500
90th Percentile £67,000 £60,000 £60,000
England median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year - +5.26% +4.63%

Security Cleared
Job Vacancy Trend in Yorkshire

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

Job vacancy trend for Security Cleared in Yorkshire

Security Cleared
Salary Trend in Yorkshire

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

Salary trend for Security Cleared in Yorkshire

Security Cleared
Salary Histogram in Yorkshire

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Security Cleared in Yorkshire over the 6 months to 10 December 2019.

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 10 December 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 -44 39 £50,000 +11.11% 6
North Yorkshire 0 5 £37,500 -16.67% 2
South Yorkshire +13 1 £61,000 -2.40% 4
East Yorkshire +8 1 £52,500 +169.23% 1
Security Cleared
England

For the 6 months to 10 December 2019, 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 35 (72.92%) SC Cleared
2 20 (41.67%) Agile Software Development
3 15 (31.25%) AWS
4 12 (25.00%) Azure
4 12 (25.00%) Cybersecurity
4 12 (25.00%) .NET
4 12 (25.00%) Windows
4 12 (25.00%) SharePoint
5 10 (20.83%) SQL Server
5 10 (20.83%) IIS
5 10 (20.83%) Microsoft
5 10 (20.83%) VMware
5 10 (20.83%) VMware Infrastructure
5 10 (20.83%) Windows Server
6 9 (18.75%) Active Directory
7 8 (16.67%) Microsoft Certification
7 8 (16.67%) C#
7 8 (16.67%) C++
7 8 (16.67%) Risk Management
7 8 (16.67%) CISMP
7 8 (16.67%) CESG Certified Professional
7 8 (16.67%) CompTIA Security+
7 8 (16.67%) Mobile Computing
7 8 (16.67%) Cloud Computing
7 8 (16.67%) Security Architecture
7 8 (16.67%) Skype for Business
7 8 (16.67%) CRISC
8 7 (14.58%) BDD
8 7 (14.58%) Office 365
8 7 (14.58%) Kanban

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 12 (25.00%) SharePoint
2 10 (20.83%) IIS
3 8 (16.67%) Skype for Business
4 1 (2.08%) Confluence
Applications
1 4 (8.33%) Microsoft Office
2 2 (4.17%) Microsoft Excel
Cloud Services
1 15 (31.25%) AWS
2 12 (25.00%) Azure
3 8 (16.67%) Cloud Computing
4 7 (14.58%) Office 365
5 4 (8.33%) G Suite
6 2 (4.17%) Azure Active Directory
7 1 (2.08%) GCP
Communications & Networking
1 7 (14.58%) DHCP
1 7 (14.58%) DNS
2 6 (12.50%) SSL
3 2 (4.17%) DMZ
3 2 (4.17%) Firewall
3 2 (4.17%) IPsec
3 2 (4.17%) LAN
3 2 (4.17%) Network Security
3 2 (4.17%) Skype
3 2 (4.17%) TCP/IP
3 2 (4.17%) VLAN
3 2 (4.17%) VPN
3 2 (4.17%) VSAN
3 2 (4.17%) WAN
3 2 (4.17%) Wireless
3 2 (4.17%) X.509
4 1 (2.08%) FTP
4 1 (2.08%) HTTP
4 1 (2.08%) Kerberos
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (20.83%) SQL Server
2 6 (12.50%) Amazon RDS
3 4 (8.33%) Event Store
4 1 (2.08%) MongoDB
4 1 (2.08%) MySQL
4 1 (2.08%) NoSQL
4 1 (2.08%) RDBMS
4 1 (2.08%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 5 (10.42%) JIRA
2 4 (8.33%) Cucumber
2 4 (8.33%) JMeter
2 4 (8.33%) LoadRunner
2 4 (8.33%) Selenium
2 4 (8.33%) SoapUI
2 4 (8.33%) Team Foundation Server
3 3 (6.25%) Jenkins
4 2 (4.17%) Git (software)
4 2 (4.17%) Maven
4 2 (4.17%) SonarQube
5 1 (2.08%) Travis CI
General
1 7 (14.58%) Finance
1 7 (14.58%) Public Sector
2 5 (10.42%) Electronics
3 4 (8.33%) Retail
4 3 (6.25%) Manufacturing
4 3 (6.25%) Marketing
4 3 (6.25%) Telecoms
5 1 (2.08%) Advertising
5 1 (2.08%) Billing
Job Titles
1 8 (16.67%) Analyst
2 6 (12.50%) Development Manager
2 6 (12.50%) Operations Engineer
2 6 (12.50%) Senior Operations Engineer
2 6 (12.50%) Senior Technical Engineer
2 6 (12.50%) Technical Engineer
2 6 (12.50%) Technical Operations Engineer
3 5 (10.42%) Developer
4 4 (8.33%) Test Analyst
5 3 (6.25%) .NET Developer
5 3 (6.25%) Agile Test Analyst
5 3 (6.25%) Windows Engineer
6 2 (4.17%) 3rd Line Engineer
6 2 (4.17%) Azure Engineer
6 2 (4.17%) Information Security Engineer
6 2 (4.17%) Security Engineer
6 2 (4.17%) Senior Architect
6 2 (4.17%) Senior Java Developer
6 2 (4.17%) Senior Solutions Architect
6 2 (4.17%) Solutions Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (25.00%) .NET
2 6 (12.50%) CSS
2 6 (12.50%) HTML
2 6 (12.50%) HTML5
2 6 (12.50%) jQuery
3 4 (8.33%) .NET Framework
4 3 (6.25%) OpenID
5 2 (4.17%) Hibernate
5 2 (4.17%) Spring
6 1 (2.08%) OAuth
6 1 (2.08%) OAuth2
6 1 (2.08%) SAML
6 1 (2.08%) XACML
Miscellaneous
1 8 (16.67%) Mobile Computing
2 2 (4.17%) Management Information System
2 2 (4.17%) PKI
3 1 (2.08%) Blog
3 1 (2.08%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
3 1 (2.08%) Fat Client
3 1 (2.08%) NHS
3 1 (2.08%) Public Cloud
3 1 (2.08%) Replication
3 1 (2.08%) Thin Client
3 1 (2.08%) User Experience
3 1 (2.08%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 12 (25.00%) Windows
2 10 (20.83%) Windows Server
3 3 (6.25%) Linux
3 3 (6.25%) Windows Server 2003
4 2 (4.17%) Android
4 2 (4.17%) Kali Linux
4 2 (4.17%) Windows Server 2008
4 2 (4.17%) Windows Server 2012
5 1 (2.08%) Windows 10
5 1 (2.08%) Windows 2000 Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (41.67%) Agile Software Development
2 12 (25.00%) Cybersecurity
3 8 (16.67%) Risk Management
3 8 (16.67%) Security Architecture
4 7 (14.58%) BDD
4 7 (14.58%) Kanban
4 7 (14.58%) Presales
4 7 (14.58%) Scrum
4 7 (14.58%) TDD
5 6 (12.50%) Cloud Operations
5 6 (12.50%) Proactive Maintenance
5 6 (12.50%) Proactive Monitoring
5 6 (12.50%) Problem-Solving
5 6 (12.50%) Tech Ops
5 6 (12.50%) Vulnerability Management
6 5 (10.42%) Continuous Integration
6 5 (10.42%) Service Delivery
7 4 (8.33%) DSDM
7 4 (8.33%) ITIL
7 4 (8.33%) Manual Testing
Programming Languages
1 8 (16.67%) C#
1 8 (16.67%) C++
2 7 (14.58%) JavaScript
3 6 (12.50%) PowerShell
4 5 (10.42%) Java
5 3 (6.25%) SQL
6 2 (4.17%) Python
7 1 (2.08%) PHP
Qualifications
1 35 (72.92%) SC Cleared
2 8 (16.67%) CESG Certified Professional
2 8 (16.67%) CISMP
2 8 (16.67%) CompTIA Security+
2 8 (16.67%) CRISC
2 8 (16.67%) Microsoft Certification
3 6 (12.50%) MCP
3 6 (12.50%) MCSE
4 5 (10.42%) ISEB
5 4 (8.33%) CISSP
6 2 (4.17%) A+ Certification
6 2 (4.17%) CISM
6 2 (4.17%) MCDST
7 1 (2.08%) BPSS Clearance
7 1 (2.08%) CREST Certified
7 1 (2.08%) IIBA
7 1 (2.08%) OSCP
7 1 (2.08%) PCI QSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (6.25%) PCI DSS
2 2 (4.17%) GDPR
2 2 (4.17%) SLA
3 1 (2.08%) ISO 9001
3 1 (2.08%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 1 (2.08%) NCSC
System Software
1 10 (20.83%) VMware Infrastructure
2 9 (18.75%) Active Directory
3 6 (12.50%) Hyper-V
4 3 (6.25%) vSphere
5 1 (2.08%) RACF
5 1 (2.08%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 4 (8.33%) HP Quality Center
2 3 (6.25%) SCCM
3 2 (4.17%) Microsoft Intune
3 2 (4.17%) Nessus
3 2 (4.17%) Nmap
4 1 (2.08%) Opscode Chef
4 1 (2.08%) Puppet
4 1 (2.08%) Single Sign-On
Vendors
1 10 (20.83%) Microsoft
1 10 (20.83%) VMware
2 5 (10.42%) Google
3 4 (8.33%) HP
4 3 (6.25%) Cisco
4 3 (6.25%) SAP
4 3 (6.25%) Xerox
5 2 (4.17%) 3PAR
5 2 (4.17%) Apple
5 2 (4.17%) Citrix
5 2 (4.17%) Dell
5 2 (4.17%) Splunk
6 1 (2.08%) BroadSoft