Period
to 22 April 2019

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 22 April 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Security Clearance
South Wales > Cardiff
6 months to
22 Apr 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 76 79 75
Rank change year-on-year +3 -4 +26
Permanent jobs citing Security Cleared 8 7 21
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Cardiff 0.80% 0.80% 1.87%
As % of the Qualifications category 4.28% 4.76% 7.64%
Number of salaries quoted 7 6 19
Cardiff median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £27,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +66.67% -36.47%
10th Percentile £36,890 £28,750 £25,370
90th Percentile £52,500 £52,500 £56,250
South Wales median annual salary £45,000 £40,875 £30,100
% change year-on-year +10.09% +35.80% -24.75%

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 187 147 275
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Cardiff 18.78% 16.86% 24.44%
Number of salaries quoted 159 133 235
Cardiff median annual salary £37,500 £35,000 £39,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +7.14% -10.26% +4.00%
10th Percentile £22,500 £22,225 £26,640
90th Percentile £62,900 £62,500 £62,500
South Wales median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,612
% change year-on-year - +6.35% +0.30%

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 22 April 2019.

Salary histogram for Security Cleared in Cardiff

For the 6 months to 22 April 2019, 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 8 (100.00%) SC Cleared
2 4 (50.00%) Ticket Management
2 4 (50.00%) LAN
2 4 (50.00%) WAN
2 4 (50.00%) SLA
2 4 (50.00%) Cisco Certification
2 4 (50.00%) MPLS
2 4 (50.00%) Telecoms
3 3 (37.50%) CCNP
4 2 (25.00%) Windows
4 2 (25.00%) Linux
4 2 (25.00%) Docker
4 2 (25.00%) Microsoft Azure
4 2 (25.00%) Amazon AWS
4 2 (25.00%) Kubernetes
5 1 (12.50%) Git (software)
5 1 (12.50%) LPAR
5 1 (12.50%) Bash Shell
5 1 (12.50%) Jenkins
5 1 (12.50%) Enterprise Software
5 1 (12.50%) Go
5 1 (12.50%) Ansible
5 1 (12.50%) Firewall
5 1 (12.50%) DV Cleared
5 1 (12.50%) VMware Infrastructure
5 1 (12.50%) PowerShell
5 1 (12.50%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 1 (12.50%) DevOps
5 1 (12.50%) User Experience
5 1 (12.50%) Mesos

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:

Business Applications
1 1 (12.50%) SAP CRM
1 1 (12.50%) SAP S/4HANA
Cloud Services
1 2 (25.00%) Amazon AWS
1 2 (25.00%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (12.50%) Google Cloud Platform
Communications & Networking
1 4 (50.00%) LAN
1 4 (50.00%) MPLS
1 4 (50.00%) WAN
2 1 (12.50%) Firewall
Development Applications
1 1 (12.50%) Git (software)
1 1 (12.50%) Jenkins
General
1 4 (50.00%) Telecoms
2 1 (12.50%) Law
2 1 (12.50%) Military
Job Titles
1 4 (50.00%) 3rd Line Engineer
1 4 (50.00%) 3rd Line Network Engineer
1 4 (50.00%) Network Engineer
2 1 (12.50%) Administrator
2 1 (12.50%) Azure Engineer
2 1 (12.50%) Cloud Engineer
2 1 (12.50%) Consultant
2 1 (12.50%) CRM Consultant
2 1 (12.50%) Linux Engineer
2 1 (12.50%) SAP Consultant
2 1 (12.50%) SAP CRM Consultant
2 1 (12.50%) SAP Support
2 1 (12.50%) SAP Support Consultant
2 1 (12.50%) Server Administrator
2 1 (12.50%) Support Consultant
2 1 (12.50%) Systems Administrator
2 1 (12.50%) Unix Engineer
2 1 (12.50%) Windows Administrator
2 1 (12.50%) Windows Server Administrator
2 1 (12.50%) Windows Systems Administrator
Miscellaneous
1 1 (12.50%) Clustering
1 1 (12.50%) Enterprise Software
1 1 (12.50%) Greenfield Project
1 1 (12.50%) LPAR
1 1 (12.50%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 2 (25.00%) Linux
1 2 (25.00%) Windows
2 1 (12.50%) AIX
2 1 (12.50%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 1 (12.50%) Solaris
2 1 (12.50%) Unix
2 1 (12.50%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (50.00%) Ticket Management
2 1 (12.50%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (12.50%) Continuous Integration
2 1 (12.50%) CRM
2 1 (12.50%) Decision-Making
2 1 (12.50%) DevOps
2 1 (12.50%) Microservices
2 1 (12.50%) Problem-Solving
2 1 (12.50%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (12.50%) Bash Shell
1 1 (12.50%) Go
1 1 (12.50%) PowerShell
1 1 (12.50%) Python
Qualifications
1 8 (100.00%) SC Cleared
2 4 (50.00%) Cisco Certification
3 3 (37.50%) CCNP
4 1 (12.50%) BPSS Clearance
4 1 (12.50%) CCNA
4 1 (12.50%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (50.00%) SLA
System Software
1 2 (25.00%) Docker
2 1 (12.50%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 2 (25.00%) Kubernetes
2 1 (12.50%) Ansible
2 1 (12.50%) Mesos
2 1 (12.50%) Terraform
Vendors
1 1 (12.50%) Google
1 1 (12.50%) Red Hat
1 1 (12.50%) SAP
1 1 (12.50%) VMware