Period
to 4 April 2020

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 4 April 2020 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Security Clearance
England > Yorkshire
6 months to
4 Apr 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 156 157 218
Rank change year-on-year +1 +61 -1
Permanent jobs citing Security Cleared 73 124 114
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in Yorkshire 1.25% 1.70% 1.10%
As % of the Qualifications category 9.29% 8.92% 6.94%
Number of salaries quoted 58 119 92
Median annual salary £60,500 £50,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +21.00% +25.00% -5.88%
10th Percentile £37,475 £30,000 £23,000
90th Percentile £77,500 £59,000 £75,000
England median annual salary £52,500 £50,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year +5.00% +5.26% +5.56%

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 786 1,390 1,642
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Yorkshire 13.44% 19.03% 15.83%
Number of salaries quoted 591 1,065 1,378
Median annual salary £45,000 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +12.50% - -
10th Percentile £23,000 £22,000 £24,000
90th Percentile £72,500 £60,000 £58,750
England median annual salary £52,500 £50,000 £48,500
% change year-on-year +5.00% +3.09% +7.78%

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 4 April 2020.

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 4 April 2020. 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 -18 59 £62,500 +25.00% 20
North Yorkshire +31 5 £48,500 -3.00%
South Yorkshire +23 4 £30,000 -42.41% 4
East Yorkshire - 1 £52,500 -
Security Cleared
England

For the 6 months to 4 April 2020, 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 52 (71.23%) SC Cleared
2 30 (41.10%) Agile Software Development
3 21 (28.77%) AWS
4 20 (27.40%) Windows
5 19 (26.03%) Cybersecurity
6 15 (20.55%) Microsoft
6 15 (20.55%) Active Directory
6 15 (20.55%) SharePoint
6 15 (20.55%) .NET
6 15 (20.55%) Risk Management
6 15 (20.55%) Azure
6 15 (20.55%) Windows Server
7 13 (17.81%) PowerShell
7 13 (17.81%) Scrum
8 12 (16.44%) VMware
8 12 (16.44%) SQL Server
8 12 (16.44%) Java
8 12 (16.44%) IIS
9 11 (15.07%) DevOps
9 11 (15.07%) Amazon RDS
10 10 (13.70%) Mentoring
10 10 (13.70%) Coaching
10 10 (13.70%) CISSP
11 9 (12.33%) C#
11 9 (12.33%) DHCP
11 9 (12.33%) DNS
11 9 (12.33%) CISMP
11 9 (12.33%) Mobile Computing
11 9 (12.33%) CRISC
11 9 (12.33%) Cloud Computing

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 15 (20.55%) SharePoint
2 12 (16.44%) IIS
3 8 (10.96%) Skype for Business
4 2 (2.74%) Confluence
5 1 (1.37%) Oracle Workflow
Applications
1 2 (2.74%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 21 (28.77%) AWS
2 15 (20.55%) Azure
3 9 (12.33%) Cloud Computing
4 4 (5.48%) Azure Active Directory
4 4 (5.48%) Office 365
5 3 (4.11%) GCP
6 2 (2.74%) Amazon EC2
6 2 (2.74%) Amazon SQS
6 2 (2.74%) AWS CloudFormation
7 1 (1.37%) Amazon CloudWatch
7 1 (1.37%) GitHub
7 1 (1.37%) PaaS
7 1 (1.37%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 9 (12.33%) DHCP
1 9 (12.33%) DNS
2 6 (8.22%) Firewall
3 4 (5.48%) LAN
3 4 (5.48%) Skype
3 4 (5.48%) SSL
3 4 (5.48%) WAN
4 3 (4.11%) Network Security
4 3 (4.11%) Wireless
5 2 (2.74%) DMZ
6 1 (1.37%) DWDM
6 1 (1.37%) IPsec
6 1 (1.37%) Kerberos
6 1 (1.37%) SAN
6 1 (1.37%) SDH
6 1 (1.37%) VLAN
6 1 (1.37%) VoIP
6 1 (1.37%) X.509
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (16.44%) SQL Server
2 11 (15.07%) Amazon RDS
3 4 (5.48%) Event Store
3 4 (5.48%) MongoDB
3 4 (5.48%) MySQL
4 2 (2.74%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 5 (6.85%) Jenkins
2 4 (5.48%) Git (software)
2 4 (5.48%) JIRA
3 3 (4.11%) Bitbucket
3 3 (4.11%) Maven
3 3 (4.11%) SonarQube
4 2 (2.74%) DbUnit
4 2 (2.74%) GitLab
4 2 (2.74%) jMock
4 2 (2.74%) JUnit
4 2 (2.74%) Mockito
General
1 5 (6.85%) Finance
2 3 (4.11%) Retail
3 2 (2.74%) Public Sector
3 2 (2.74%) Telecoms
4 1 (1.37%) Electronics
4 1 (1.37%) Manufacturing
4 1 (1.37%) Marketing
4 1 (1.37%) Military
4 1 (1.37%) Police
Job Titles
1 16 (21.92%) Developer
2 8 (10.96%) Operations Engineer
2 8 (10.96%) Senior Operations Engineer
2 8 (10.96%) Senior Technical Engineer
2 8 (10.96%) Technical Engineer
2 8 (10.96%) Technical Operations Engineer
3 7 (9.59%) .NET Developer
3 7 (9.59%) Java Developer
4 6 (8.22%) Analyst
4 6 (8.22%) Development Manager
5 5 (6.85%) Senior Developer
6 4 (5.48%) Consultant
6 4 (5.48%) Cybersecurity Consultant
6 4 (5.48%) Managing Consultant
6 4 (5.48%) Scrum Master
6 4 (5.48%) Security Consultant
7 3 (4.11%) Lead Developer
7 3 (4.11%) Senior Java Developer
7 3 (4.11%) Support Analyst
8 2 (2.74%) Senior Security Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (20.55%) .NET
2 6 (8.22%) CSS
2 6 (8.22%) HTML
2 6 (8.22%) HTML5
2 6 (8.22%) jQuery
3 4 (5.48%) .NET Framework
4 3 (4.11%) Hibernate
4 3 (4.11%) OpenID
4 3 (4.11%) Spring
4 3 (4.11%) Web Services
5 2 (2.74%) ActiveMQ
5 2 (2.74%) JPA
5 2 (2.74%) OAuth
5 2 (2.74%) PowerMock
5 2 (2.74%) RESTful
5 2 (2.74%) SAML
5 2 (2.74%) SOAP
5 2 (2.74%) Spring Boot
5 2 (2.74%) Spring Cloud
6 1 (1.37%) XACML
Miscellaneous
1 9 (12.33%) Mobile Computing
2 4 (5.48%) NHS
3 2 (2.74%) Cyberattack
3 2 (2.74%) Greenfield Project
3 2 (2.74%) User Experience
4 1 (1.37%) Blog
4 1 (1.37%) Client/Server
4 1 (1.37%) Data Centre
4 1 (1.37%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
4 1 (1.37%) Handset
4 1 (1.37%) PKI
4 1 (1.37%) Public Cloud
4 1 (1.37%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 20 (27.40%) Windows
2 15 (20.55%) Windows Server
3 6 (8.22%) Linux
4 3 (4.11%) Windows 10
5 2 (2.74%) Android
5 2 (2.74%) Kali Linux
5 2 (2.74%) Windows 2000 Server
5 2 (2.74%) Windows 7
5 2 (2.74%) Windows Server 2003
5 2 (2.74%) Windows Server 2008
5 2 (2.74%) Windows Server 2012
5 2 (2.74%) Windows Server 2016
6 1 (1.37%) Apple iOS
6 1 (1.37%) Unix
6 1 (1.37%) Windows 8
6 1 (1.37%) Windows Phone
Processes & Methodologies
1 30 (41.10%) Agile Software Development
2 19 (26.03%) Cybersecurity
3 15 (20.55%) Risk Management
4 13 (17.81%) Scrum
5 11 (15.07%) DevOps
6 10 (13.70%) Coaching
6 10 (13.70%) Mentoring
7 9 (12.33%) Security Architecture
8 8 (10.96%) Proactive Monitoring
8 8 (10.96%) Software Engineering
8 8 (10.96%) Tech Ops
9 7 (9.59%) BDD
9 7 (9.59%) Information Security
9 7 (9.59%) ITIL
9 7 (9.59%) SDLC
9 7 (9.59%) TDD
10 6 (8.22%) Continuous Integration
10 6 (8.22%) Kanban
10 6 (8.22%) Microservices
10 6 (8.22%) Presales
Programming Languages
1 13 (17.81%) PowerShell
2 12 (16.44%) Java
3 9 (12.33%) C#
4 8 (10.96%) C++
5 7 (9.59%) JavaScript
6 6 (8.22%) Java 8
6 6 (8.22%) SQL
7 2 (2.74%) Bash Shell
8 1 (1.37%) Python
Qualifications
1 52 (71.23%) SC Cleared
2 10 (13.70%) CISSP
3 9 (12.33%) CESG Certified Professional
3 9 (12.33%) CISMP
3 9 (12.33%) CompTIA Security+
3 9 (12.33%) CRISC
4 8 (10.96%) BPSS Clearance
5 6 (8.22%) CISM
6 5 (6.85%) CCNP
6 5 (6.85%) Cisco Certification
7 4 (5.48%) CTC Cleared
7 4 (5.48%) MCP
7 4 (5.48%) MCSE
7 4 (5.48%) Microsoft Certification
8 3 (4.11%) DV Cleared
9 2 (2.74%) CISA
9 2 (2.74%) Degree
9 2 (2.74%) IIBA
9 2 (2.74%) ISEB
10 1 (1.37%) CCNA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (4.11%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 3 (4.11%) PCI DSS
2 2 (2.74%) GDPR
3 1 (1.37%) Data Quality
3 1 (1.37%) ISO 9001
3 1 (1.37%) NCSC
3 1 (1.37%) SLA
System Software
1 15 (20.55%) Active Directory
2 9 (12.33%) Hyper-V
3 6 (8.22%) VMware Infrastructure
4 4 (5.48%) Docker
4 4 (5.48%) vSphere
5 2 (2.74%) Postfix
6 1 (1.37%) NDS
6 1 (1.37%) NetIQ eDirectory
6 1 (1.37%) RACF
6 1 (1.37%) VMware ESXi
6 1 (1.37%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 4 (5.48%) Kubernetes
2 3 (4.11%) SCCM
3 2 (2.74%) Ansible
3 2 (2.74%) Microsoft Intune
3 2 (2.74%) Nessus
3 2 (2.74%) Nmap
3 2 (2.74%) Packer
3 2 (2.74%) Puppet
3 2 (2.74%) Terraform
4 1 (1.37%) NetIQ Identity Manager
4 1 (1.37%) Oracle Identity Manager
4 1 (1.37%) Single Sign-On
4 1 (1.37%) Tivoli
4 1 (1.37%) Tivoli Identity Manager
Vendors
1 15 (20.55%) Microsoft
2 12 (16.44%) VMware
3 5 (6.85%) Oracle
4 3 (4.11%) Google
5 2 (2.74%) Apple
5 2 (2.74%) Atlassian
5 2 (2.74%) Cisco
5 2 (2.74%) Splunk
6 1 (1.37%) BroadSoft
6 1 (1.37%) CheckPoint
6 1 (1.37%) Citrix
6 1 (1.37%) F5
6 1 (1.37%) ForgeRock
6 1 (1.37%) IBM
6 1 (1.37%) Juniper
6 1 (1.37%) NetIQ
6 1 (1.37%) Novell
6 1 (1.37%) Remedy
6 1 (1.37%) SAP
6 1 (1.37%) ServiceNow