Period
to 16 November 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Cardiff with a requirement for SC Cleared qualifications. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered over the 6 months to 16 November 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Security Check (SC) Clearance
South Wales > Cardiff
6 months to
16 Nov 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 81 75 105
Rank change year-on-year -6 +30 -4
Permanent jobs citing SC Cleared 17 2 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Cardiff 1.47% 0.25% 0.57%
As % of the Qualifications category 8.63% 1.18% 2.19%
Number of salaries quoted 10 2 7
Cardiff median annual salary £38,750 £33,500 £58,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +15.67% -42.24% +28.89%
10th Percentile £30,973 £28,050 £29,750
90th Percentile £55,250 £40,950 £60,800
South Wales median annual salary £37,500 £38,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year -1.32% -1.30% +6.94%

SC 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 Cardiff with a requirement for academic qualifications or professional certifications.

All Academic and Professional Certifications
Cardiff
Permanent vacancies requiring academic qualifications or professional certifications 197 170 366
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Cardiff 17.01% 21.01% 26.11%
Number of salaries quoted 147 147 333
Cardiff median annual salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500
10th Percentile £25,000 £21,800 £22,000
90th Percentile £62,500 £63,750 £67,450
South Wales median annual salary £40,000 £39,250 £35,000
% change year-on-year +1.91% +12.14% -

SC Cleared
Job Vacancy Trend in Cardiff

Job postings citing SC Cleared as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Cardiff.

Job vacancy trend for SC Cleared in Cardiff

SC Cleared
Salary Trend in Cardiff

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

Salary trend for SC Cleared in Cardiff

SC Cleared
Salary Histogram in Cardiff

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing SC Cleared in Cardiff over the 6 months to 16 November 2018.

Salary histogram for SC Cleared in Cardiff

For the 6 months to 16 November 2018, IT jobs citing SC 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 Cardiff region with a requirement for SC Cleared.

1 17 (100.00%) Security Cleared
2 7 (41.18%) Test Automation
2 7 (41.18%) C#
2 7 (41.18%) Java
2 7 (41.18%) Linux
2 7 (41.18%) Python
3 6 (35.29%) Scrum
3 6 (35.29%) Continuous Integration
3 6 (35.29%) REST
4 5 (29.41%) Root Cause Analysis
4 5 (29.41%) Git (software)
4 5 (29.41%) Rational DOORS
4 5 (29.41%) PowerShell
4 5 (29.41%) Jenkins
4 5 (29.41%) Gatling
4 5 (29.41%) Rational Team Concert
4 5 (29.41%) Rational Quality Manager
4 5 (29.41%) JMeter
4 5 (29.41%) Windows
4 5 (29.41%) HTTP
4 5 (29.41%) DNS
4 5 (29.41%) IBM
4 5 (29.41%) Shell Script
4 5 (29.41%) Middleware
5 4 (23.53%) SQL
5 4 (23.53%) SQL Server
6 3 (17.65%) Hadoop
6 3 (17.65%) Firewall
6 3 (17.65%) QlikView
6 3 (17.65%) Microsoft Azure

SC Cleared
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:

Application Platforms
1 3 (17.65%) Apache Pig
1 3 (17.65%) Apache Spark
2 1 (5.88%) Exchange Server 2010
2 1 (5.88%) Exchange Server 2013
2 1 (5.88%) MS Exchange
Business Applications
1 1 (5.88%) SAP CRM
1 1 (5.88%) SAP S/4HANA
Cloud Services
1 3 (17.65%) Amazon AWS
1 3 (17.65%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (5.88%) SuccessFactors
Communications & Networking
1 5 (29.41%) DNS
1 5 (29.41%) HTTP
2 3 (17.65%) Firewall
3 1 (5.88%) Cisco ASA
3 1 (5.88%) Network Security
3 1 (5.88%) SSH
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (23.53%) SQL Server
2 3 (17.65%) Amazon Redshift
2 3 (17.65%) Apache Hive
2 3 (17.65%) Big Data
2 3 (17.65%) Hadoop
2 3 (17.65%) Power BI
2 3 (17.65%) Presto
2 3 (17.65%) QlikView
2 3 (17.65%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 1 (5.88%) BusinessObjects
3 1 (5.88%) SAP HANA
Development Applications
1 5 (29.41%) Gatling
1 5 (29.41%) Git (software)
1 5 (29.41%) Jenkins
1 5 (29.41%) JMeter
1 5 (29.41%) Rational DOORS
1 5 (29.41%) Rational Quality Manager
1 5 (29.41%) Rational Team Concert
2 1 (5.88%) Cucumber
2 1 (5.88%) JUnit
2 1 (5.88%) Protractor
2 1 (5.88%) Selenium
2 1 (5.88%) WebDriver
General
1 1 (5.88%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 5 (29.41%) Test Engineer
2 4 (23.53%) Integration Engineer
2 4 (23.53%) Java Engineer
2 4 (23.53%) Test and Integration Engineer
3 3 (17.65%) Analyst
4 2 (11.76%) Administrator
4 2 (11.76%) C# Software Engineer
4 2 (11.76%) C++ Software Engineer
4 2 (11.76%) Consultant
4 2 (11.76%) Embedded C++ Engineer
4 2 (11.76%) Embedded C++ Software Engineer
4 2 (11.76%) Embedded Engineer
4 2 (11.76%) Embedded Software Engineer
4 2 (11.76%) SAP Consultant
4 2 (11.76%) Software Engineer
4 2 (11.76%) Systems Administrator
4 2 (11.76%) Windows Administrator
4 2 (11.76%) Windows Systems Administrator
5 1 (5.88%) Java Developer in Test
5 1 (5.88%) Principal Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (35.29%) REST
2 5 (29.41%) Middleware
3 3 (17.65%) Web Services
4 1 (5.88%) Apache Axis
Miscellaneous
1 2 (11.76%) Embedded Systems
2 1 (5.88%) Algorithms
2 1 (5.88%) CESG
2 1 (5.88%) Greenfield Project
2 1 (5.88%) PKI
2 1 (5.88%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 7 (41.18%) Linux
2 5 (29.41%) Windows
3 3 (17.65%) Windows Server
4 1 (5.88%) Oracle Linux
4 1 (5.88%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (41.18%) Test Automation
2 6 (35.29%) Continuous Integration
2 6 (35.29%) Scrum
3 5 (29.41%) Root Cause Analysis
4 3 (17.65%) Analytics
4 3 (17.65%) Business Intelligence
5 2 (11.76%) Business Analytics
5 2 (11.76%) Software Engineering
6 1 (5.88%) Agile Software Development
6 1 (5.88%) BDD
6 1 (5.88%) Continuous Delivery
6 1 (5.88%) CRM
6 1 (5.88%) DevOps
6 1 (5.88%) High Availability
6 1 (5.88%) Machine Learning
6 1 (5.88%) Mentoring
6 1 (5.88%) Software Testing
6 1 (5.88%) TDD
6 1 (5.88%) Visualisation
6 1 (5.88%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 7 (41.18%) C#
1 7 (41.18%) Java
1 7 (41.18%) Python
2 5 (29.41%) PowerShell
2 5 (29.41%) Shell Script
3 4 (23.53%) SQL
4 3 (17.65%) C
5 2 (11.76%) C++
6 1 (5.88%) ABAP
6 1 (5.88%) Bash Shell
6 1 (5.88%) Perl
6 1 (5.88%) R
Qualifications
1 17 (100.00%) Security Cleared
2 2 (11.76%) Degree
3 1 (5.88%) MCSA
3 1 (5.88%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (11.76%) QA
Systems Management
1 1 (5.88%) Ansible
1 1 (5.88%) Puppet
Vendors
1 5 (29.41%) IBM
2 3 (17.65%) Tableau
3 2 (11.76%) Red Hat
3 2 (11.76%) SAP
4 1 (5.88%) Cisco
4 1 (5.88%) Fortinet
4 1 (5.88%) Gemalto
4 1 (5.88%) hybris
4 1 (5.88%) Microsoft
4 1 (5.88%) Oracle
4 1 (5.88%) VMware