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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 1 July 2022 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Security Clearance
England > Yorkshire
6 months to
1 Jul 2022
Same period 2021 Same period 2020
Rank 107 147 145
Rank change year-on-year +40 -2 +75
Permanent jobs citing Security Cleared 231 96 48
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in Yorkshire 2.99% 1.66% 1.19%
As % of the Qualifications category 13.07% 10.47% 8.74%
Number of salaries quoted 74 83 40
10th Percentile £35,900 £36,250 £27,500
25th Percentile £41,503 £40,750 £38,750
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £56,888 £54,000 £55,000
Median % change year-on-year +5.35% -1.82% +10.00%
75th Percentile £72,188 £63,750 £74,063
90th Percentile £101,750 £71,450 £84,875
England median annual salary £55,000 £56,914 £52,500
% change year-on-year -3.36% +8.41% +0.96%

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 1,768 917 549
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Yorkshire 22.91% 15.87% 13.65%
Number of salaries quoted 726 680 418
10th Percentile £27,125 £28,500 £26,775
25th Percentile £32,500 £37,280 £34,250
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £47,500 £50,000 £45,000
Median % change year-on-year -5.00% +11.11% +12.50%
75th Percentile £64,688 £65,000 £60,000
90th Percentile £75,000 £71,600 £67,875
England median annual salary £55,000 £55,000 £52,500
% 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 1 July 2022.

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 1 July 2022. 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
Jobs
West Yorkshire +9 139 £53,056 -3.53% 7
North Yorkshire - 59 £67,500 - 1
South Yorkshire -7 25 £100,000 +85.19% 4
East Yorkshire - 15 - -
Security Cleared
England

For the 6 months to 1 July 2022, 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.

1 171 (74.03%) SC Cleared
2 93 (40.26%) Agile
3 83 (35.93%) Social Skills
4 78 (33.77%) Microsoft
5 71 (30.74%) Cybersecurity
6 66 (28.57%) Azure
7 60 (25.97%) Public Sector
8 49 (21.21%) DevOps
8 49 (21.21%) Software Engineering
9 48 (20.78%) AWS
10 46 (19.91%) Java
11 44 (19.05%) Microsoft Office
12 43 (18.61%) Service Design
13 42 (18.18%) Software Licensing
13 42 (18.18%) Adobe
13 42 (18.18%) Apple
14 41 (17.75%) Finance
15 40 (17.32%) NEC
15 40 (17.32%) Service Delivery
15 40 (17.32%) Python
16 35 (15.15%) SLA
17 33 (14.29%) NHS
18 32 (13.85%) ITIL
18 32 (13.85%) Linux
18 32 (13.85%) Process Improvement
18 32 (13.85%) Northgate
18 32 (13.85%) Kubernetes
19 31 (13.42%) Project Management
20 30 (12.99%) Service Management
20 30 (12.99%) Scrum

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 (5.19%) Apache Spark
2 8 (3.46%) Apache
3 1 (0.43%) Confluence
3 1 (0.43%) SharePoint
Applications
1 44 (19.05%) Microsoft Office
2 21 (9.09%) Microsoft Excel
3 15 (6.49%) Microsoft PowerPoint
3 15 (6.49%) Microsoft Project
4 4 (1.73%) Sketch
5 1 (0.43%) MS Visio
5 1 (0.43%) Spreadsheet
Cloud Services
1 66 (28.57%) Azure
2 48 (20.78%) AWS
3 29 (12.55%) GCP
4 22 (9.52%) Azure Active Directory
5 17 (7.36%) OpenShift
6 15 (6.49%) Microsoft 365
7 7 (3.03%) Stackdriver
8 5 (2.16%) Google Workspace
9 4 (1.73%) Figma
9 4 (1.73%) Miro
10 3 (1.30%) Amazon S3
11 2 (0.87%) Amazon CloudWatch
11 2 (0.87%) Amazon SQS
11 2 (0.87%) AWS CloudFormation
11 2 (0.87%) Power Platform
12 1 (0.43%) Azure DevOps
12 1 (0.43%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 8 (3.46%) Internet
2 6 (2.60%) Network Security
3 4 (1.73%) Firewall
3 4 (1.73%) TCP/IP
4 3 (1.30%) Cisco ASA
4 3 (1.30%) Cisco Firepower
4 3 (1.30%) HTTP
4 3 (1.30%) SSL
4 3 (1.30%) Unified Communications
5 2 (0.87%) Cisco IOS
5 2 (0.87%) Cisco ISE
5 2 (0.87%) NetScaler
5 2 (0.87%) Wi-Fi
6 1 (0.43%) DHCP
6 1 (0.43%) DNS
6 1 (0.43%) Ethernet
6 1 (0.43%) Intrusion Detection
6 1 (0.43%) LAN
6 1 (0.43%) Structured Cabling
6 1 (0.43%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 17 (7.36%) Big Data
2 15 (6.49%) NoSQL
3 8 (3.46%) Apache Accumulo
3 8 (3.46%) Hadoop
3 8 (3.46%) MySQL
3 8 (3.46%) PostgreSQL
3 8 (3.46%) Redis
4 7 (3.03%) Relational Database
4 7 (3.03%) SQL Server
5 4 (1.73%) Apache Cassandra
6 2 (0.87%) Event Store
6 2 (0.87%) Power BI
7 1 (0.43%) MongoDB
7 1 (0.43%) Oracle Database
7 1 (0.43%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 7 (3.03%) Git (software)
2 5 (2.16%) Jenkins
3 4 (1.73%) Grunt
3 4 (1.73%) gulp
3 4 (1.73%) Jasmine
3 4 (1.73%) JIRA
3 4 (1.73%) Karma Test Runner
3 4 (1.73%) webpack
4 2 (0.87%) Gatling
4 2 (0.87%) JMeter
4 2 (0.87%) Octopus Deploy
4 2 (0.87%) TeamCity
5 1 (0.43%) GitLab
5 1 (0.43%) Maven
General
1 83 (35.93%) Social Skills
2 60 (25.97%) Public Sector
3 41 (17.75%) Finance
4 29 (12.55%) Inclusion and Diversity
5 15 (6.49%) Influencing Skills
6 10 (4.33%) Aviation
6 10 (4.33%) Publishing
7 9 (3.90%) Local Government
8 8 (3.46%) Back Office
8 8 (3.46%) Retail
9 6 (2.60%) Legal
10 5 (2.16%) Analytical Skills
11 4 (1.73%) Aerospace
11 4 (1.73%) Fire and Rescue
11 4 (1.73%) Telecoms
12 3 (1.30%) Marketing
13 1 (0.43%) Law
13 1 (0.43%) Military
13 1 (0.43%) Presentation Skills
Job Titles
1 31 (13.42%) Project Manager
2 28 (12.12%) Analyst
3 25 (10.82%) Software Engineer
4 22 (9.52%) Cloud Engineer
4 22 (9.52%) Consultant
5 18 (7.79%) Developer
6 16 (6.93%) Java Engineer
6 16 (6.93%) Java Software Engineer
7 15 (6.49%) Implementation Manager
7 15 (6.49%) Implementation Project Manager
7 15 (6.49%) Project Implementation Manager
7 15 (6.49%) Service Analyst
7 15 (6.49%) Service Desk Analyst
7 15 (6.49%) Software Implementation Manager
7 15 (6.49%) Software Implementation Project Manager
7 15 (6.49%) Software Project Manager
8 13 (5.63%) DevOps Engineer
9 11 (4.76%) Platform Engineer
10 9 (3.90%) .NET Developer
11 8 (3.46%) Designer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 20 (8.66%) HTML
2 19 (8.23%) CSS
3 14 (6.06%) .NET
4 12 (5.19%) Spring
5 11 (4.76%) Java EE
6 10 (4.33%) AngularJS
7 8 (3.46%) .NET Framework
7 8 (3.46%) ASP.NET Web API
7 8 (3.46%) LAMP
7 8 (3.46%) Node.js
7 8 (3.46%) React
8 7 (3.03%) Ajax
8 7 (3.03%) Entity Framework
8 7 (3.03%) jQuery
8 7 (3.03%) Kendo UI
8 7 (3.03%) LINQ
8 7 (3.03%) Razor View Engine
8 7 (3.03%) WCF
8 7 (3.03%) Web Services
8 7 (3.03%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 33 (14.29%) NHS
2 19 (8.23%) Virtual Team
3 15 (6.49%) Management Information System
4 11 (4.76%) Cloud Native
4 11 (4.76%) Cyberattack
5 8 (3.46%) User Experience
6 7 (3.03%) Cyber Defence
7 5 (2.16%) Private Cloud
7 5 (2.16%) Self-Motivation
8 4 (1.73%) Data Protection Act
8 4 (1.73%) Graphic Design
8 4 (1.73%) Security Operations Centre
9 3 (1.30%) CSOC
9 3 (1.30%) Data Centre
10 2 (0.87%) e-Learning
11 1 (0.43%) Cyberthreat
11 1 (0.43%) Derivative
11 1 (0.43%) Driving Licence
11 1 (0.43%) Mobile App
11 1 (0.43%) Tandem
Operating Systems
1 32 (13.85%) Linux
2 29 (12.55%) Windows
3 8 (3.46%) Unix
4 1 (0.43%) Android
4 1 (0.43%) Windows 10
4 1 (0.43%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 93 (40.26%) Agile
2 71 (30.74%) Cybersecurity
3 49 (21.21%) DevOps
3 49 (21.21%) Software Engineering
4 43 (18.61%) Service Design
5 42 (18.18%) Software Licensing
6 40 (17.32%) Service Delivery
7 32 (13.85%) ITIL
7 32 (13.85%) Process Improvement
8 31 (13.42%) Project Management
9 30 (12.99%) Scrum
9 30 (12.99%) Service Management
10 26 (11.26%) CI/CD
11 24 (10.39%) PRINCE2
12 23 (9.96%) ITSM
13 20 (8.66%) Analytics
13 20 (8.66%) Incident Management
13 20 (8.66%) Project Delivery
14 19 (8.23%) Coaching
14 19 (8.23%) Open Source
Programming Languages
1 46 (19.91%) Java
2 40 (17.32%) Python
3 26 (11.26%) JavaScript
3 26 (11.26%) SQL
4 17 (7.36%) Bash
5 15 (6.49%) TypeScript
6 13 (5.63%) C#
7 12 (5.19%) Ruby
8 11 (4.76%) Shell Script
9 8 (3.46%) Perl
9 8 (3.46%) R
10 7 (3.03%) T-SQL
11 6 (2.60%) C++
12 5 (2.16%) C
13 4 (1.73%) ES6
13 4 (1.73%) Go
13 4 (1.73%) Scala
14 1 (0.43%) Kotlin
Qualifications
1 171 (74.03%) SC Cleared
2 19 (8.23%) DBS Check
3 15 (6.49%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
4 8 (3.46%) Microsoft Certification
4 8 (3.46%) PRINCE2 Certification
5 7 (3.03%) Degree
5 7 (3.03%) DV Cleared
6 5 (2.16%) CISSP
7 4 (1.73%) CISM
7 4 (1.73%) ITIL Certification
8 3 (1.30%) CESG Certified Professional
8 3 (1.30%) Master's Degree
9 2 (0.87%) CTC Cleared
10 1 (0.43%) CCNP
10 1 (0.43%) CEH
10 1 (0.43%) CHECK Team Leader
10 1 (0.43%) CHECK Team Member
10 1 (0.43%) CISA
10 1 (0.43%) Cisco Certification
10 1 (0.43%) CREST Certified
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 35 (15.15%) SLA
2 11 (4.76%) Accessibility
2 11 (4.76%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 8 (3.46%) NCSC
4 6 (2.60%) QA
5 5 (2.16%) Cyber Essentials
5 5 (2.16%) NIST
6 4 (1.73%) DO-178B
6 4 (1.73%) WCAG
7 3 (1.30%) HMG Security Policy Framework
7 3 (1.30%) JSP 440
7 3 (1.30%) PCI DSS
7 3 (1.30%) RMADS
8 1 (0.43%) GDPR
System Software
1 29 (12.55%) Docker
2 28 (12.12%) Active Directory
3 5 (2.16%) VMware Infrastructure
4 1 (0.43%) Hyper-V
4 1 (0.43%) KVM
Systems Management
1 32 (13.85%) Kubernetes
2 20 (8.66%) Opscode Chef
2 20 (8.66%) Puppet
3 13 (5.63%) Terraform
4 9 (3.90%) Ansible
5 4 (1.73%) FreeIPA
6 2 (0.87%) Grafana
6 2 (0.87%) Marathon
6 2 (0.87%) Mesos
Vendors
1 78 (33.77%) Microsoft
2 42 (18.18%) Adobe
2 42 (18.18%) Apple
3 40 (17.32%) NEC
4 32 (13.85%) Northgate
5 12 (5.19%) Google
6 9 (3.90%) Splunk
7 8 (3.46%) Checkmarx
8 5 (2.16%) VMware
9 4 (1.73%) Cisco
9 4 (1.73%) CyberArk
9 4 (1.73%) FireEye
9 4 (1.73%) Red Hat
9 4 (1.73%) Tanium
10 3 (1.30%) Fortinet
10 3 (1.30%) OneLogin
10 3 (1.30%) Palo Alto
10 3 (1.30%) Snow
11 2 (0.87%) F5
11 2 (0.87%) Zscaler