The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in South Wales with a requirement for DV Cleared qualifications. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 23 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
23 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Developed Vetting (DV) Clearance
Wales / South Wales
Rank 85 91 101
Rank change year-on-year +6 +10  
Permanent jobs citing DV Cleared 2 8 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in South Wales 0.23% 0.64% 0.085%
As % of the Qualifications category 0.91% 2.16% 0.38%
Number of salaries quoted 2 7 1
Median salary £42,500 £43,500 £57,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -2.29% -24.34%  
UK excluding London median salary £46,000 £50,000 £48,000
% change year-on-year -8.00% +4.16%  

DV 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 academic qualifications and professional certifications cited in permanent job vacancies advertised in South Wales.

Academic & Professional Certification
South Wales
Permanent job vacancies requiring academic qualifications or professional certifications 220 370 263
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in South Wales 25.55% 29.79% 22.44%
Number of salaries quoted 180 311 223
Median salary £40,000 £37,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.66% -6.25%  
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £26,000 £24,450
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £52,750 £50,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,500

DV Cleared
Job Vacancy Trend in South Wales

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in South Wales citing DV Cleared as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the Qualifications category.

Job vacancy trend for DV Cleared in South Wales

DV Cleared
Salary Trend in South Wales

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

Salary trend for DV Cleared in South Wales

DV Cleared
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 DV Cleared within the South Wales region over the 3 months to 23 March 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Bridgend +11 2 £42,500 +6.25%
DV Cleared
Wales

DV Cleared
Top 28 Related IT Skills in South Wales

For the 6 months to 23 March 2017, IT jobs citing DV Cleared also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the South Wales region with a requirement for DV Cleared.

1 4 (100.00%) Security Cleared
2 3 (75.00%) Ubuntu
2 3 (75.00%) CentOS
2 3 (75.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 3 (75.00%) Unix
2 3 (75.00%) AIX
2 3 (75.00%) HPUX
2 3 (75.00%) Solaris
2 3 (75.00%) Linux
2 3 (75.00%) Red Hat
2 3 (75.00%) Debian
3 1 (25.00%) VMware
3 1 (25.00%) Clustering
3 1 (25.00%) CheckPoint
3 1 (25.00%) Intel Security
3 1 (25.00%) Firewall
3 1 (25.00%) Telecoms
3 1 (25.00%) Legal
3 1 (25.00%) Cisco
3 1 (25.00%) CCNP
3 1 (25.00%) Cisco Certification
3 1 (25.00%) Blue Coat
3 1 (25.00%) ProxySG
3 1 (25.00%) LPAR
3 1 (25.00%) F5
3 1 (25.00%) Change Control
3 1 (25.00%) Fortinet
3 1 (25.00%) VMware Infrastructure

DV Cleared
Top Related 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 (25.00%) Firewall
General
1 1 (25.00%) Legal
1 1 (25.00%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 3 (75.00%) Administrator
1 3 (75.00%) Unix Administrator
2 1 (25.00%) AIX Administrator
2 1 (25.00%) Linux Administrator
2 1 (25.00%) Senior Telecoms Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) Solaris Administrator
2 1 (25.00%) Telecoms Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 1 (25.00%) Clustering
1 1 (25.00%) LPAR
Operating Systems
1 3 (75.00%) AIX
1 3 (75.00%) CentOS
1 3 (75.00%) Debian
1 3 (75.00%) HPUX
1 3 (75.00%) Linux
1 3 (75.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
1 3 (75.00%) Solaris
1 3 (75.00%) Ubuntu
1 3 (75.00%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (25.00%) Change Control
Qualifications
1 4 (100.00%) Security Cleared
2 1 (25.00%) CCNP
2 1 (25.00%) Cisco Certification
System Software
1 1 (25.00%) ProxySG
1 1 (25.00%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 3 (75.00%) Red Hat
2 1 (25.00%) Blue Coat
2 1 (25.00%) CheckPoint
2 1 (25.00%) Cisco
2 1 (25.00%) F5
2 1 (25.00%) Fortinet
2 1 (25.00%) Intel Security
2 1 (25.00%) VMware