Period
to 14 December 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 14 December 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Security Clearance
South Wales > Cardiff
6 months to
14 Dec 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 72 79 81
Rank change year-on-year +7 +2 +19
Permanent jobs citing Security Cleared 19 4 28
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Cardiff 1.71% 0.49% 2.09%
As % of the Qualifications category 10.73% 2.47% 8.26%
Number of salaries quoted 6 3 28
Cardiff median annual salary £36,250 £27,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +34.26% -43.16% +5.56%
10th Percentile £29,863 £25,000 £27,000
90th Percentile £53,500 £39,400 £66,250
South Wales median annual salary £28,750 £36,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year -20.14% -20.00% +20.00%

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 177 162 339
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Cardiff 15.96% 19.95% 25.26%
Number of salaries quoted 136 143 311
Cardiff median annual salary £37,500 £34,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +10.29% -9.33% +7.14%
10th Percentile £21,625 £22,000 £22,000
90th Percentile £64,750 £61,500 £68,750
South Wales median annual salary £40,000 £37,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year +6.67% +7.14% -

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 14 December 2018.

Salary histogram for Security Cleared in Cardiff

For the 6 months to 14 December 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 10 (52.63%) SAP
2 9 (47.37%) SC Cleared
2 9 (47.37%) Business Intelligence
3 8 (42.11%) SAP BW
3 8 (42.11%) Finance
3 8 (42.11%) Stakeholder Management
3 8 (42.11%) SAP BPC
3 8 (42.11%) Stakeholder and Relationship Management
3 8 (42.11%) BusinessObjects Business Intelligence
4 5 (26.32%) BusinessObjects
4 5 (26.32%) Linux
5 4 (21.05%) Python
5 4 (21.05%) Java
5 4 (21.05%) Windows
6 3 (15.79%) Windows Server
6 3 (15.79%) Jenkins
6 3 (15.79%) REST
6 3 (15.79%) Continuous Integration
6 3 (15.79%) Git (software)
6 3 (15.79%) Test Automation
6 3 (15.79%) Firewall
6 3 (15.79%) Scrum
7 2 (10.53%) Shell Script
7 2 (10.53%) Middleware
7 2 (10.53%) DNS
7 2 (10.53%) HTTP
7 2 (10.53%) IBM
7 2 (10.53%) C#
7 2 (10.53%) SQL
7 2 (10.53%) SQL Server

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 (10.53%) Apache Spark
2 1 (5.26%) Apache Pig
2 1 (5.26%) Elasticsearch
2 1 (5.26%) Exchange Server 2010
2 1 (5.26%) Exchange Server 2013
2 1 (5.26%) MS Exchange
Business Applications
1 8 (42.11%) SAP BPC
2 1 (5.26%) SAP CRM
2 1 (5.26%) SAP S/4HANA
Cloud Services
1 1 (5.26%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (5.26%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (5.26%) SuccessFactors
Communications & Networking
1 3 (15.79%) Firewall
2 2 (10.53%) DNS
2 2 (10.53%) HTTP
2 2 (10.53%) Network Security
3 1 (5.26%) Cisco ASA
3 1 (5.26%) Kerberos
3 1 (5.26%) SSH
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (42.11%) BusinessObjects Business Intelligence
1 8 (42.11%) SAP BW
2 5 (26.32%) BusinessObjects
3 2 (10.53%) Big Data
3 2 (10.53%) Hadoop
3 2 (10.53%) SQL Server
4 1 (5.26%) Amazon Redshift
4 1 (5.26%) Apache Hive
4 1 (5.26%) HBase
4 1 (5.26%) Pentaho
4 1 (5.26%) Power BI
4 1 (5.26%) Presto
4 1 (5.26%) QlikView
4 1 (5.26%) SAP HANA
4 1 (5.26%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 3 (15.79%) Git (software)
1 3 (15.79%) Jenkins
2 2 (10.53%) Gatling
2 2 (10.53%) JMeter
2 2 (10.53%) Rational DOORS
2 2 (10.53%) Rational Quality Manager
2 2 (10.53%) Rational Team Concert
3 1 (5.26%) Cucumber
3 1 (5.26%) JUnit
3 1 (5.26%) Protractor
3 1 (5.26%) Selenium
3 1 (5.26%) WebDriver
General
1 8 (42.11%) Finance
2 1 (5.26%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 10 (52.63%) Consultant
1 10 (52.63%) SAP Consultant
2 8 (42.11%) SAP BW Consultant
3 4 (21.05%) SAP BPC Consultant
3 4 (21.05%) SAP BusinessObjects (BO) Consultant
4 3 (15.79%) Administrator
4 3 (15.79%) Systems Administrator
5 2 (10.53%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 2 (10.53%) Integration Engineer
5 2 (10.53%) Java Engineer
5 2 (10.53%) Test and Integration Engineer
5 2 (10.53%) Test Engineer
5 2 (10.53%) Windows Administrator
5 2 (10.53%) Windows Systems Administrator
6 1 (5.26%) ABAP Consultant
6 1 (5.26%) DevOps Administrator
6 1 (5.26%) Firewall Administrator
6 1 (5.26%) Java Software Developer
6 1 (5.26%) SAP Support
6 1 (5.26%) SAP Support Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (15.79%) REST
2 2 (10.53%) Middleware
3 1 (5.26%) Apache Axis
3 1 (5.26%) LDAP
3 1 (5.26%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 1 (5.26%) CESG
1 1 (5.26%) Greenfield Project
1 1 (5.26%) PKI
1 1 (5.26%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 5 (26.32%) Linux
2 4 (21.05%) Windows
3 3 (15.79%) Windows Server
4 1 (5.26%) Oracle Linux
4 1 (5.26%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (47.37%) Business Intelligence
2 8 (42.11%) Stakeholder and Relationship Management
2 8 (42.11%) Stakeholder Management
3 3 (15.79%) Continuous Integration
3 3 (15.79%) Scrum
3 3 (15.79%) Test Automation
4 2 (10.53%) Infrastructure Engineering
4 2 (10.53%) Root Cause Analysis
5 1 (5.26%) Acceptance Criteria
5 1 (5.26%) Agile Software Development
5 1 (5.26%) Analytics
5 1 (5.26%) BDD
5 1 (5.26%) Continuous Delivery
5 1 (5.26%) Cybersecurity
5 1 (5.26%) DevOps
5 1 (5.26%) High Availability
5 1 (5.26%) Issue Tracking
5 1 (5.26%) Mentoring
5 1 (5.26%) Patch Management
5 1 (5.26%) SDET
Programming Languages
1 4 (21.05%) Java
1 4 (21.05%) Python
2 2 (10.53%) C#
2 2 (10.53%) PowerShell
2 2 (10.53%) Shell Script
2 2 (10.53%) SQL
3 1 (5.26%) ABAP
3 1 (5.26%) Bash Shell
3 1 (5.26%) C
3 1 (5.26%) Perl
Qualifications
1 9 (47.37%) SC Cleared
2 1 (5.26%) MCSA
2 1 (5.26%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (5.26%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (5.26%) QA
System Software
1 1 (5.26%) Apache Flume
Systems Management
1 2 (10.53%) Puppet
2 1 (5.26%) Ansible
Vendors
1 10 (52.63%) SAP
2 2 (10.53%) IBM
2 2 (10.53%) Red Hat
3 1 (5.26%) Cisco
3 1 (5.26%) Cloudera
3 1 (5.26%) Fortinet
3 1 (5.26%) Gemalto
3 1 (5.26%) hybris
3 1 (5.26%) Microsoft
3 1 (5.26%) Oracle
3 1 (5.26%) Tableau
3 1 (5.26%) VMware