Period
to 20 September 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in South Wales with a requirement for Security Cleared qualifications. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered over the 6 months to 20 September 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Security Clearance
Wales > South Wales
6 months to
20 Sep 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 51 90 71
Rank change year-on-year +39 -19 +1
Permanent jobs citing Security Cleared 58 21 74
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in South Wales 3.84% 1.46% 3.36%
As % of the Qualifications category 21.32% 6.69% 12.07%
Number of salaries quoted 28 17 60
South Wales median annual salary £40,000 £45,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -11.11% +5.88% +21.43%
10th Percentile £30,875 £22,500 £25,000
90th Percentile £57,500 £58,800 £56,375
Wales median annual salary £40,000 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year -11.11% - +28.57%

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 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 272 314 613
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in South Wales 18.00% 21.84% 27.86%
Number of salaries quoted 217 270 554
South Wales median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +14.29% -5.41%
10th Percentile £25,300 £22,500 £21,250
90th Percentile £62,500 £54,272 £57,500
Wales median annual salary £40,000 £39,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year +2.56% +11.43% -6.67%

Security Cleared
Job Vacancy Trend in South Wales

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

Job vacancy trend for Security Cleared in South Wales

Security Cleared
Salary Trend in South Wales

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

Salary trend for Security Cleared in South Wales

Security Cleared
Salary Histogram in South Wales

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Security Cleared in South Wales over the 6 months to 20 September 2018.

Salary histogram for Security Cleared in South Wales

Security 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 Security Cleared within the South Wales region over the 6 months to 20 September 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
Cardiff +24 32 £40,000 +19.40% 4
Newport +18 9 £55,000 +29.41% 29
Bridgend - 7 £43,500 - 7
Caerphilly - 2 £33,250 - 2
Security Cleared
Wales

For the 6 months to 20 September 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 South Wales region with a requirement for Security Cleared.

1 26 (44.83%) SC Cleared
2 19 (32.76%) SAP BPC
2 19 (32.76%) SAP
2 19 (32.76%) Finance
3 18 (31.03%) Stakeholder Management
3 18 (31.03%) Stakeholder and Relationship Management
4 17 (29.31%) Business Intelligence
5 15 (25.86%) SAP BW
6 14 (24.14%) BusinessObjects Business Intelligence
7 13 (22.41%) C#
8 10 (17.24%) Scrum
9 9 (15.52%) Java
9 9 (15.52%) SQL
9 9 (15.52%) Linux
10 8 (13.79%) BusinessObjects
11 7 (12.07%) Cisco
11 7 (12.07%) Shell Script
11 7 (12.07%) Python
11 7 (12.07%) Windows
11 7 (12.07%) Test Automation
11 7 (12.07%) Continuous Integration
12 6 (10.34%) Root Cause Analysis
12 6 (10.34%) Jenkins
12 6 (10.34%) Degree
12 6 (10.34%) Git (software)
12 6 (10.34%) REST
12 6 (10.34%) Software Engineering
12 6 (10.34%) JMeter
12 6 (10.34%) Middleware
13 5 (8.62%) DNS

Security 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 (6.90%) Apache Spark
2 3 (5.17%) Apache Pig
3 1 (1.72%) Confluence
3 1 (1.72%) Elasticsearch
3 1 (1.72%) Exchange Server 2010
3 1 (1.72%) Exchange Server 2013
3 1 (1.72%) MS Exchange
3 1 (1.72%) WebLogic
Applications
1 3 (5.17%) Microsoft Office
1 3 (5.17%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 19 (32.76%) SAP BPC
2 4 (6.90%) SAP CRM
3 2 (3.45%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 4 (6.90%) Microsoft Azure
2 3 (5.17%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (1.72%) Serverless
Communications & Networking
1 5 (8.62%) DNS
1 5 (8.62%) Firewall
1 5 (8.62%) HTTP
2 3 (5.17%) LAN
2 3 (5.17%) WAN
3 2 (3.45%) Cisco Nexus
4 1 (1.72%) Kerberos
4 1 (1.72%) SMS
4 1 (1.72%) SSH
4 1 (1.72%) TCP/IP
4 1 (1.72%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (25.86%) SAP BW
2 14 (24.14%) BusinessObjects Business Intelligence
3 8 (13.79%) BusinessObjects
4 5 (8.62%) Big Data
5 4 (6.90%) Hadoop
5 4 (6.90%) SQL Server
6 3 (5.17%) Amazon Redshift
6 3 (5.17%) Apache Hive
6 3 (5.17%) Power BI
6 3 (5.17%) Presto
6 3 (5.17%) QlikView
6 3 (5.17%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 1 (1.72%) HBase
7 1 (1.72%) Oracle Database
7 1 (1.72%) Oracle Database 11g
7 1 (1.72%) Oracle Database 12c
7 1 (1.72%) Pentaho
7 1 (1.72%) PostgreSQL
7 1 (1.72%) Relational Database
7 1 (1.72%) SAP Data Services
Development Applications
1 6 (10.34%) Git (software)
1 6 (10.34%) Jenkins
1 6 (10.34%) JMeter
2 5 (8.62%) Gatling
2 5 (8.62%) Rational DOORS
2 5 (8.62%) Rational Quality Manager
2 5 (8.62%) Rational Team Concert
3 2 (3.45%) Team Foundation Server
4 1 (1.72%) Atlassian Bamboo
4 1 (1.72%) Bitbucket
4 1 (1.72%) Cucumber
4 1 (1.72%) JIRA
4 1 (1.72%) JUnit
4 1 (1.72%) LoadRunner
4 1 (1.72%) LoadUI
4 1 (1.72%) Protractor
4 1 (1.72%) Selenium
4 1 (1.72%) TestDirector
4 1 (1.72%) WebDriver
General
1 19 (32.76%) Finance
2 5 (8.62%) Telecoms
3 1 (1.72%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 19 (32.76%) Consultant
2 18 (31.03%) SAP Consultant
3 14 (24.14%) SAP BW Consultant
4 8 (13.79%) Analyst
5 7 (12.07%) SAP BPC Consultant
5 7 (12.07%) SAP BusinessObjects (BO) Consultant
6 6 (10.34%) Developer
7 5 (8.62%) SAP Support
7 5 (8.62%) Test Engineer
8 4 (6.90%) C# Software Engineer
8 4 (6.90%) C++ Software Engineer
8 4 (6.90%) CRM Consultant
8 4 (6.90%) Embedded C++ Engineer
8 4 (6.90%) Embedded Software Engineer
8 4 (6.90%) Integration Engineer
8 4 (6.90%) Java Engineer
8 4 (6.90%) SAP CRM Consultant
8 4 (6.90%) SAP Support Consultant
8 4 (6.90%) Software Engineer
8 4 (6.90%) Support Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (10.34%) Middleware
1 6 (10.34%) REST
2 5 (8.62%) .NET
3 4 (6.90%) CGI
4 3 (5.17%) AngularJS
4 3 (5.17%) CSS
4 3 (5.17%) HTML
4 3 (5.17%) HTML5
4 3 (5.17%) Web Services
5 2 (3.45%) .NET Core
5 2 (3.45%) Aurelia
5 2 (3.45%) Hibernate
5 2 (3.45%) Spring
6 1 (1.72%) Apache Axis
6 1 (1.72%) COM
6 1 (1.72%) LDAP
Miscellaneous
1 4 (6.90%) Embedded Systems
2 3 (5.17%) PKI
3 2 (3.45%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (3.45%) Data Centre
4 1 (1.72%) Algorithms
4 1 (1.72%) CESG
4 1 (1.72%) Greenfield Project
4 1 (1.72%) Security Operations Centre
Operating Systems
1 9 (15.52%) Linux
2 7 (12.07%) Windows
3 2 (3.45%) Unix
4 1 (1.72%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 1 (1.72%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (31.03%) Stakeholder and Relationship Management
1 18 (31.03%) Stakeholder Management
2 17 (29.31%) Business Intelligence
3 10 (17.24%) Scrum
4 7 (12.07%) Continuous Integration
4 7 (12.07%) Test Automation
5 6 (10.34%) Root Cause Analysis
5 6 (10.34%) Software Engineering
6 5 (8.62%) Agile Software Development
7 4 (6.90%) Analytics
7 4 (6.90%) CRM
7 4 (6.90%) Incident Management
7 4 (6.90%) Service Management
8 3 (5.17%) Customer Requirements
8 3 (5.17%) Network Design
8 3 (5.17%) Problem-Solving
9 2 (3.45%) Infrastructure Engineering
9 2 (3.45%) Proactive Monitoring
9 2 (3.45%) Problem Management
9 2 (3.45%) Project Planning
Programming Languages
1 13 (22.41%) C#
2 9 (15.52%) Java
2 9 (15.52%) SQL
3 7 (12.07%) Python
3 7 (12.07%) Shell Script
4 5 (8.62%) C
4 5 (8.62%) PowerShell
5 4 (6.90%) C++
5 4 (6.90%) JavaScript
6 2 (3.45%) PL/SQL
6 2 (3.45%) TypeScript
7 1 (1.72%) Java 8
7 1 (1.72%) R
Qualifications
1 26 (44.83%) SC Cleared
2 6 (10.34%) Degree
3 4 (6.90%) Cisco Certification
4 3 (5.17%) CCNP
5 2 (3.45%) ISEB
5 2 (3.45%) ISTQB
5 2 (3.45%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
6 1 (1.72%) CCNA
6 1 (1.72%) CISA
6 1 (1.72%) ECDL
6 1 (1.72%) MCSA
6 1 (1.72%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (3.45%) QA
2 1 (1.72%) SLA
System Software
1 2 (3.45%) Hyper-V
1 2 (3.45%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (1.72%) Apache Flume
Systems Management
1 1 (1.72%) HP Quality Center
1 1 (1.72%) Oracle RMAN
1 1 (1.72%) Puppet
1 1 (1.72%) QRadar
1 1 (1.72%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 19 (32.76%) SAP
2 7 (12.07%) Cisco
3 5 (8.62%) IBM
3 5 (8.62%) Microsoft
4 3 (5.17%) Juniper
4 3 (5.17%) Tableau
5 2 (3.45%) Blue Coat
5 2 (3.45%) McAfee
5 2 (3.45%) Oracle
5 2 (3.45%) Remedy
5 2 (3.45%) Riverbed
5 2 (3.45%) VMware
6 1 (1.72%) Atlassian
6 1 (1.72%) Blue Prism
6 1 (1.72%) Cloudera
6 1 (1.72%) Gemalto
6 1 (1.72%) LogRhythm
6 1 (1.72%) Palo Alto
6 1 (1.72%) Red Hat
6 1 (1.72%) Splunk