Period
to 23 June 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Cardiff with a requirement for CREST Certified qualifications. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered over the 6 months to 23 June 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

CREST Certification
South Wales > Cardiff
6 months to
23 Jun 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 82 - 108
Rank change year-on-year - +108 -4
Permanent jobs citing CREST Certified 2 0 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Cardiff 0.21% - 0.072%
As % of the Qualifications category 1.27% - 0.29%
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 1
Cardiff median annual salary - - £45,000
South Wales median annual salary - - £60,000

CREST Certified 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 Cardiff with a requirement for academic qualifications or professional certifications.

All Academic and Professional Certifications
Cardiff
Permanent vacancies requiring academic qualifications or professional certifications 157 254 347
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Cardiff 16.76% 24.19% 25.04%
Number of salaries quoted 136 208 288
Cardiff median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +8.11% -1.33%
10th Percentile £22,813 £27,000 £24,550
90th Percentile £62,500 £58,750 £52,500
South Wales median annual salary £41,500 £40,000 £37,000
% change year-on-year +3.75% +8.11% -6.33%

CREST Certified
Job Vacancy Trend in Cardiff

Job postings citing CREST Certified as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Cardiff.

Job vacancy trend for CREST Certified in Cardiff

CREST Certified
Salary Trend in Cardiff

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing CREST Certified in Cardiff.

Salary trend for CREST Certified in Cardiff

For the 6 months to 23 June 2018, IT jobs citing CREST Certified 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 Cardiff region with a requirement for CREST Certified.

1 2 (100.00%) Unix
1 2 (100.00%) Linux
1 2 (100.00%) Python
1 2 (100.00%) Finance
1 2 (100.00%) Cryptography
1 2 (100.00%) Nessus
1 2 (100.00%) CEH
1 2 (100.00%) Nmap
1 2 (100.00%) Penetration Testing
1 2 (100.00%) Ruby
1 2 (100.00%) Google
1 2 (100.00%) Risk Analysis
1 2 (100.00%) Qualys
1 2 (100.00%) Bash Shell
1 2 (100.00%) SIEM
1 2 (100.00%) OSCP
1 2 (100.00%) Vulnerability Management
1 2 (100.00%) Docker
1 2 (100.00%) Google Cloud Platform
1 2 (100.00%) Kubernetes
1 2 (100.00%) Fintech
1 2 (100.00%) Cloud Native
1 2 (100.00%) Security Monitoring
1 2 (100.00%) OWASP
1 2 (100.00%) RESTful
1 2 (100.00%) Microsoft Azure
1 2 (100.00%) Amazon AWS

CREST Certified
Co-occurring IT Skills in Cardiff 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:

Cloud Services
1 2 (100.00%) Amazon AWS
1 2 (100.00%) Google Cloud Platform
1 2 (100.00%) Microsoft Azure
General
1 2 (100.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 1 (50.00%) Applications Engineer
1 1 (50.00%) Applications Tester
1 1 (50.00%) Penetration Tester
1 1 (50.00%) Security Engineer
1 1 (50.00%) Senior Penetration Tester
1 1 (50.00%) Senior Tester
1 1 (50.00%) Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (100.00%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 2 (100.00%) Cloud Native
1 2 (100.00%) Fintech
Operating Systems
1 2 (100.00%) Linux
1 2 (100.00%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (100.00%) Cryptography
1 2 (100.00%) OWASP
1 2 (100.00%) Penetration Testing
1 2 (100.00%) Risk Analysis
1 2 (100.00%) Security Monitoring
1 2 (100.00%) SIEM
1 2 (100.00%) Vulnerability Management
Programming Languages
1 2 (100.00%) Bash Shell
1 2 (100.00%) Python
1 2 (100.00%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 2 (100.00%) CEH
1 2 (100.00%) OSCP
System Software
1 2 (100.00%) Docker
Systems Management
1 2 (100.00%) Kubernetes
1 2 (100.00%) Nessus
1 2 (100.00%) Nmap
Vendors
1 2 (100.00%) Google
1 2 (100.00%) Qualys