Period
to 17 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in South Wales with a requirement for SC Cleared qualifications. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered over the 6 months to 17 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Security Check (SC) Clearance
Wales > South Wales
6 months to
17 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 88 105 89
Rank change year-on-year +17 -16 -32
Permanent jobs citing SC Cleared 21 32 60
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in South Wales 1.49% 1.45% 2.44%
As % of the Qualifications category 6.75% 5.30% 8.10%
Number of salaries quoted 16 24 56
South Wales median annual salary £38,000 £38,500 £36,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -1.30% +6.94% -20.00%
10th Percentile £22,500 £27,825 £18,625
90th Percentile £46,250 £58,000 £47,500
Wales median annual salary £33,934 £45,000 £37,000
% change year-on-year -24.59% +21.62% -17.78%

SC 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 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 311 604 741
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in South Wales 22.12% 27.31% 30.15%
Number of salaries quoted 270 548 664
South Wales median annual salary £39,125 £35,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +11.79% - -
10th Percentile £22,000 £21,250 £21,407
90th Percentile £57,625 £57,825 £55,000
Wales median annual salary £37,500 £35,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year +7.14% - -

SC Cleared
Job Vacancy Trend in South Wales

Job postings citing SC Cleared as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in South Wales.

Job vacancy trend for SC Cleared in South Wales

SC Cleared
Salary Trend in South Wales

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

Salary trend for SC Cleared in South Wales

SC Cleared
Salary Histogram in South Wales

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing SC Cleared in South Wales over the 6 months to 17 November 2017.

Salary histogram for SC Cleared in South Wales

SC 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 SC Cleared within the South Wales region over the 6 months to 17 November 2017. 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 +7 6 £45,000 +32.35% 1
Torfaen - 4 £23,000 -
Cardiff +30 2 £33,500 -42.24% 2
Bridgend 0 1 £34,000 +3.03%
SC Cleared
Wales

For the 6 months to 17 November 2017, IT jobs citing SC 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 SC Cleared.

1 21 (100.00%) Security Cleared
2 9 (42.86%) SQL
3 8 (38.10%) Windows
3 8 (38.10%) Software Engineering
4 7 (33.33%) Oracle
4 7 (33.33%) Microsoft
5 6 (28.57%) Project Management
5 6 (28.57%) C#
5 6 (28.57%) C++
5 6 (28.57%) Windows 10
6 5 (23.81%) Configuration Management
6 5 (23.81%) Military
6 5 (23.81%) Scrum
6 5 (23.81%) Agile Software Development
7 4 (19.05%) CheckPoint
7 4 (19.05%) Cisco
7 4 (19.05%) Active Directory
7 4 (19.05%) DHCP
7 4 (19.05%) VPN
7 4 (19.05%) DNS
7 4 (19.05%) Java
7 4 (19.05%) C
7 4 (19.05%) WebLogic
7 4 (19.05%) .NET
7 4 (19.05%) Unix
7 4 (19.05%) Windows Server
8 3 (14.29%) Stress Analysis
8 3 (14.29%) Windows 8
8 3 (14.29%) Windows Server 2012
8 3 (14.29%) API Development

SC Cleared
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:

Application Platforms
1 4 (19.05%) WebLogic
2 3 (14.29%) IBM Notes
2 3 (14.29%) SharePoint
3 2 (9.52%) Tomcat
4 1 (4.76%) BizTalk Server
4 1 (4.76%) IIS
Applications
1 2 (9.52%) Microsoft Project
2 1 (4.76%) Microsoft Excel
2 1 (4.76%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 1 (4.76%) Teamcenter
Cloud Services
1 1 (4.76%) G Suite
1 1 (4.76%) IaaS
1 1 (4.76%) Office 365
1 1 (4.76%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 4 (19.05%) DHCP
1 4 (19.05%) DNS
1 4 (19.05%) VPN
2 3 (14.29%) FTP
2 3 (14.29%) PBX
2 3 (14.29%) VoIP
3 2 (9.52%) VLAN
3 2 (9.52%) Wi-Fi
4 1 (4.76%) Cisco ASA
4 1 (4.76%) Firewall
4 1 (4.76%) Internet
4 1 (4.76%) LAN
4 1 (4.76%) Software-Defined Networking
4 1 (4.76%) WAN
4 1 (4.76%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (4.76%) MS Access
1 1 (4.76%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 3 (14.29%) Git (software)
1 3 (14.29%) Subversion
General
1 5 (23.81%) Military
2 2 (9.52%) Romanian Language
3 1 (4.76%) Retail
Job Titles
1 6 (28.57%) Analyst
1 6 (28.57%) Software Engineer
2 4 (19.05%) Applications Support
2 4 (19.05%) Applications Support Analyst
2 4 (19.05%) C++ Software Engineer
2 4 (19.05%) Support Analyst
3 3 (14.29%) Desktop Engineer
3 3 (14.29%) Desktop Support
3 3 (14.29%) Desktop Support Engineer
3 3 (14.29%) Support Engineer
3 3 (14.29%) Test Engineer
4 2 (9.52%) Business Analyst
4 2 (9.52%) Network Engineer
4 2 (9.52%) Product Engineer
4 2 (9.52%) Project Analyst
4 2 (9.52%) Project Controller
4 2 (9.52%) SQL Analyst
5 1 (4.76%) Embedded Engineer
5 1 (4.76%) Graduate Consultant
5 1 (4.76%) SQL Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (19.05%) .NET
2 3 (14.29%) J2EE
2 3 (14.29%) MFC
2 3 (14.29%) Spring
3 2 (9.52%) HTML
3 2 (9.52%) HTML5
4 1 (4.76%) ASP.NET
4 1 (4.76%) Classic ASP
Miscellaneous
1 2 (9.52%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (4.76%) Driving Licence
2 1 (4.76%) Enterprise Storage
2 1 (4.76%) Internet of Things
2 1 (4.76%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 8 (38.10%) Windows
2 6 (28.57%) Windows 10
3 4 (19.05%) Unix
3 4 (19.05%) Windows Server
4 3 (14.29%) Windows 8
4 3 (14.29%) Windows Server 2012
4 3 (14.29%) Windows XP
5 2 (9.52%) Linux
6 1 (4.76%) AIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (38.10%) Software Engineering
2 6 (28.57%) Project Management
3 5 (23.81%) Agile Software Development
3 5 (23.81%) Configuration Management
3 5 (23.81%) Scrum
4 3 (14.29%) API Development
4 3 (14.29%) CAD
4 3 (14.29%) OOD
4 3 (14.29%) Stress Analysis
4 3 (14.29%) UML
5 2 (9.52%) Defect Management
5 2 (9.52%) ERP
5 2 (9.52%) ITIL
5 2 (9.52%) Mentoring
5 2 (9.52%) Network Management
5 2 (9.52%) Performance Monitoring
5 2 (9.52%) PRINCE2
5 2 (9.52%) RUP
5 2 (9.52%) Test Automation
5 2 (9.52%) Test Management
Programming Languages
1 9 (42.86%) SQL
2 6 (28.57%) C#
2 6 (28.57%) C++
3 4 (19.05%) C
3 4 (19.05%) Java
4 3 (14.29%) Korn
4 3 (14.29%) Perl
4 3 (14.29%) Shell Script
4 3 (14.29%) VBA
5 2 (9.52%) JavaScript
5 2 (9.52%) PL/SQL
6 1 (4.76%) PHP
Qualifications
1 21 (100.00%) Security Cleared
2 2 (9.52%) Degree
2 2 (9.52%) DV Cleared
2 2 (9.52%) ISEB
3 1 (4.76%) CBAP
3 1 (4.76%) CCNP
3 1 (4.76%) Cisco Certification
System Software
1 4 (19.05%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 2 (9.52%) HP Quality Center
1 2 (9.52%) WhatsUp Gold
Vendors
1 7 (33.33%) Microsoft
1 7 (33.33%) Oracle
2 4 (19.05%) CheckPoint
2 4 (19.05%) Cisco
3 3 (14.29%) LANDesk
3 3 (14.29%) Lotus
3 3 (14.29%) McAfee
4 2 (9.52%) BMC
4 2 (9.52%) HP
4 2 (9.52%) SAP
5 1 (4.76%) Blue Coat
5 1 (4.76%) F5
5 1 (4.76%) Google
5 1 (4.76%) Juniper
5 1 (4.76%) Palo Alto
5 1 (4.76%) Remedy