Period
to 19 January 2019

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in South Wales with a requirement for BPSS Clearance qualifications. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered over the 6 months to 19 January 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Baseline Personnel Security Standard (BPSS) Clearance
Wales > South Wales
6 months to
19 Jan 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank - 110 135
Permanent jobs citing BPSS Clearance 0 1 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in South Wales - 0.074% 0.051%
As % of the Qualifications category - 0.34% 0.18%
Number of salaries quoted 0 1 1
South Wales median annual salary - £42,500 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +21.43% +40.00%
Wales median annual salary - £50,198 £35,000
% change year-on-year - +43.42% +40.00%

BPSS Clearance 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 South Wales with a requirement for academic qualifications or professional certifications.

All Academic and Professional Certifications
South Wales
Permanent vacancies requiring academic qualifications or professional certifications 286 292 543
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in South Wales 18.45% 21.52% 27.68%
Number of salaries quoted 208 260 500
South Wales median annual salary £40,000 £37,000 £36,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +8.11% +2.78% -
10th Percentile £23,000 £22,000 £22,000
90th Percentile £61,250 £56,250 £62,500
Wales median annual salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,250
% change year-on-year - +0.67% +6.43%

BPSS Clearance
Job Vacancy Trend in South Wales

Job postings citing BPSS Clearance as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in South Wales.

Job vacancy trend for BPSS Clearance in South Wales

BPSS Clearance
Salary Trend in South Wales

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing BPSS Clearance in South Wales.

Salary trend for BPSS Clearance in South Wales