Period
to 19 October 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in South Wales with a requirement for CREST Certified qualifications. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered over the 6 months to 19 October 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

CREST Certification
Wales > South Wales
6 months to
19 Oct 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 107 107 140
Rank change year-on-year 0 +33 +12
Permanent jobs citing CREST Certified 2 1 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in South Wales 0.13% 0.073% 0.045%
As % of the Qualifications category 0.73% 0.35% 0.16%
Number of salaries quoted 2 1 1
South Wales median annual salary £45,500 £72,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -37.24% +61.11% -
Wales median annual salary £45,500 £72,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year -37.24% +61.11% -

CREST Certified 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 275 282 615
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in South Wales 17.54% 20.67% 27.74%
Number of salaries quoted 209 240 559
South Wales median annual salary £40,000 £37,750 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.96% +7.86% -2.78%
10th Percentile £24,535 £22,000 £21,250
90th Percentile £62,500 £54,297 £57,500
Wales median annual salary £40,000 £37,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year +6.67% +7.14% -5.41%

CREST Certified
Job Vacancy Trend in South Wales

Job postings citing CREST Certified as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in South Wales.

Job vacancy trend for CREST Certified in South Wales

CREST Certified
Salary Trend in South Wales

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

Salary trend for CREST Certified in South Wales

CREST Certified
Salary Histogram in South Wales

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing CREST Certified in South Wales over the 6 months to 19 October 2018.

Salary histogram for CREST Certified in South Wales

CREST Certified
Job Locations in South Wales

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing CREST Certified within the South Wales region over the 6 months to 19 October 2018. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Past 6 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Newport - 1 £36,000 -
CREST Certified
Wales

For the 6 months to 19 October 2018, IT jobs citing CREST Certified 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 South Wales region with a requirement for CREST Certified.

1 2 (100.00%) Cybersecurity
2 1 (50.00%) Line Management
2 1 (50.00%) Critical Success Factor
2 1 (50.00%) Malware Analysis
2 1 (50.00%) Threat Analysis
2 1 (50.00%) Security Operations
2 1 (50.00%) Intranet
2 1 (50.00%) Vulnerability Assessment
2 1 (50.00%) Informatics
2 1 (50.00%) Time Management
2 1 (50.00%) Information Assurance
2 1 (50.00%) SIEM

CREST Certified
Co-occurring IT Skills in South Wales 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:

Communications & Networking
1 1 (50.00%) Intranet
Job Titles
1 1 (50.00%) Analyst
1 1 (50.00%) Cybersecurity Analyst
1 1 (50.00%) Operations Analyst
1 1 (50.00%) Security Analyst
1 1 (50.00%) Security Operations Analyst
1 1 (50.00%) Senior Analyst
1 1 (50.00%) Senior Cybersecurity Analyst
1 1 (50.00%) Senior Operations Analyst
1 1 (50.00%) Senior Security Analyst
1 1 (50.00%) Team Leader
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (100.00%) Cybersecurity
2 1 (50.00%) Critical Success Factor
2 1 (50.00%) Informatics
2 1 (50.00%) Information Assurance
2 1 (50.00%) Line Management
2 1 (50.00%) Malware Analysis
2 1 (50.00%) Security Operations
2 1 (50.00%) SIEM
2 1 (50.00%) Threat Analysis
2 1 (50.00%) Time Management
2 1 (50.00%) Vulnerability Assessment