Period
to 25 June 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Cardiff with a requirement for Security Cleared qualifications. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered over the 6 months to 25 June 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Security Clearance
South Wales > Cardiff
6 months to
25 Jun 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 60 82 98
Rank change year-on-year +22 +16 -19
Permanent jobs citing Security Cleared 28 11 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Cardiff 2.99% 1.05% 0.29%
As % of the Qualifications category 17.83% 4.33% 1.16%
Number of salaries quoted 14 10 3
Cardiff median annual salary £42,500 £27,000 £41,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +57.41% -34.94% -2.35%
10th Percentile £30,025 £20,975 £38,250
90th Percentile £56,750 £45,250 £52,950
South Wales median annual salary £42,500 £27,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +57.41% -32.50% +2.56%

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 Cardiff with a requirement for academic qualifications or professional certifications.

All Academic and Professional Certifications
Cardiff
Permanent vacancies requiring academic qualifications or professional certifications 157 254 346
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Cardiff 16.74% 24.19% 25.02%
Number of salaries quoted 135 208 286
Cardiff median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £36,250
Median salary % change year-on-year - +10.34% -3.33%
10th Percentile £22,750 £27,000 £23,375
90th Percentile £62,500 £58,750 £52,500
South Wales median annual salary £42,250 £40,000 £36,388
% change year-on-year +5.63% +9.93% -7.88%

Security Cleared
Job Vacancy Trend in Cardiff

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

Job vacancy trend for Security Cleared in Cardiff

Security Cleared
Salary Trend in Cardiff

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

Salary trend for Security Cleared in Cardiff

Security Cleared
Salary Histogram in Cardiff

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Security Cleared in Cardiff over the 6 months to 25 June 2018.

Salary histogram for Security Cleared in Cardiff

For the 6 months to 25 June 2018, 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 Cardiff region with a requirement for Security Cleared.

1 15 (53.57%) SC Cleared
2 14 (50.00%) Business Intelligence
3 10 (35.71%) SAP BW
3 10 (35.71%) SAP
4 9 (32.14%) SAP BPC
4 9 (32.14%) BusinessObjects Business Intelligence
5 8 (28.57%) Finance
5 8 (28.57%) Stakeholder Management
5 8 (28.57%) Linux
5 8 (28.57%) Stakeholder and Relationship Management
6 7 (25.00%) C#
7 6 (21.43%) Python
7 6 (21.43%) Root Cause Analysis
7 6 (21.43%) Test Automation
8 5 (17.86%) Rational DOORS
8 5 (17.86%) REST
8 5 (17.86%) Continuous Integration
8 5 (17.86%) PowerShell
8 5 (17.86%) Jenkins
8 5 (17.86%) Git (software)
8 5 (17.86%) Gatling
8 5 (17.86%) Scrum
8 5 (17.86%) JMeter
8 5 (17.86%) Java
8 5 (17.86%) SQL Server
8 5 (17.86%) BusinessObjects
8 5 (17.86%) Shell Script
8 5 (17.86%) Middleware
8 5 (17.86%) Cisco
8 5 (17.86%) IBM

Security 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 2 (7.14%) Apache Pig
1 2 (7.14%) Apache Spark
Applications
1 1 (3.57%) Microsoft Office
1 1 (3.57%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 9 (32.14%) SAP BPC
Cloud Services
1 2 (7.14%) Amazon AWS
1 2 (7.14%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 5 (17.86%) DNS
1 5 (17.86%) HTTP
2 4 (14.29%) Firewall
3 3 (10.71%) TCP/IP
3 3 (10.71%) VLAN
4 1 (3.57%) SMS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (35.71%) SAP BW
2 9 (32.14%) BusinessObjects Business Intelligence
3 5 (17.86%) BusinessObjects
3 5 (17.86%) SQL Server
4 4 (14.29%) Data Warehouse
5 3 (10.71%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 2 (7.14%) Amazon Redshift
6 2 (7.14%) Apache Hive
6 2 (7.14%) Big Data
6 2 (7.14%) Hadoop
6 2 (7.14%) Power BI
6 2 (7.14%) Presto
6 2 (7.14%) QlikView
6 2 (7.14%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 1 (3.57%) SAP Data Services
Development Applications
1 5 (17.86%) Gatling
1 5 (17.86%) Git (software)
1 5 (17.86%) Jenkins
1 5 (17.86%) JMeter
1 5 (17.86%) Rational DOORS
1 5 (17.86%) Rational Quality Manager
1 5 (17.86%) Rational Team Concert
General
1 8 (28.57%) Finance
2 1 (3.57%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 12 (42.86%) Consultant
2 9 (32.14%) SAP BW Consultant
2 9 (32.14%) SAP Consultant
3 6 (21.43%) Analyst
4 5 (17.86%) Test Engineer
5 4 (14.29%) Integration Engineer
5 4 (14.29%) Java Engineer
5 4 (14.29%) SAP BPC Consultant
5 4 (14.29%) SAP BusinessObjects (BO) Consultant
5 4 (14.29%) Test and Integration Engineer
6 3 (10.71%) Developer
6 3 (10.71%) SOC Analyst
6 3 (10.71%) SSIS Consultant
6 3 (10.71%) SSIS Developer
7 2 (7.14%) C# Software Engineer
7 2 (7.14%) C++ Software Engineer
7 2 (7.14%) Embedded C++ Engineer
7 2 (7.14%) Embedded C++ Software Engineer
7 2 (7.14%) Embedded Engineer
7 2 (7.14%) Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (17.86%) Middleware
1 5 (17.86%) REST
2 2 (7.14%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 3 (10.71%) Analytical Skills
1 3 (10.71%) Greenfield Project
2 2 (7.14%) Embedded Systems
3 1 (3.57%) Algorithms
3 1 (3.57%) PKI
3 1 (3.57%) Security Operations Centre
Operating Systems
1 8 (28.57%) Linux
2 5 (17.86%) Windows
3 3 (10.71%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (50.00%) Business Intelligence
2 8 (28.57%) Stakeholder and Relationship Management
2 8 (28.57%) Stakeholder Management
3 6 (21.43%) Root Cause Analysis
3 6 (21.43%) Test Automation
4 5 (17.86%) Continuous Integration
4 5 (17.86%) Scrum
5 3 (10.71%) Agile Software Development
5 3 (10.71%) ETL
5 3 (10.71%) ETL Development
5 3 (10.71%) Information Management
5 3 (10.71%) SIEM
5 3 (10.71%) Threat Analysis
5 3 (10.71%) Threat Intelligence
5 3 (10.71%) Vulnerability Assessment
6 2 (7.14%) Analytics
6 2 (7.14%) Business Analytics
6 2 (7.14%) Software Engineering
7 1 (3.57%) Visualisation
7 1 (3.57%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 7 (25.00%) C#
2 6 (21.43%) Python
3 5 (17.86%) Java
3 5 (17.86%) PowerShell
3 5 (17.86%) Shell Script
4 2 (7.14%) C
4 2 (7.14%) C++
4 2 (7.14%) SQL
5 1 (3.57%) R
Qualifications
1 15 (53.57%) SC Cleared
2 4 (14.29%) Cisco Certification
3 3 (10.71%) CCNA
3 3 (10.71%) CISA
4 2 (7.14%) CCNP
4 2 (7.14%) Degree
5 1 (3.57%) CEH
5 1 (3.57%) OSCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (3.57%) QA
System Software
1 1 (3.57%) Hyper-V
1 1 (3.57%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 3 (10.71%) QRadar
2 1 (3.57%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 10 (35.71%) SAP
2 5 (17.86%) Cisco
2 5 (17.86%) IBM
3 4 (14.29%) Juniper
3 4 (14.29%) Microsoft
4 3 (10.71%) AlienVault
4 3 (10.71%) LogRhythm
4 3 (10.71%) Palo Alto
4 3 (10.71%) Splunk
5 2 (7.14%) Tableau
6 1 (3.57%) VMware