Period
to 15 December 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 15 December 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Security Clearance
Wales > South Wales
6 months to
15 Dec 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 70 91 72
Rank change year-on-year +21 -19 +5
Permanent jobs citing Security Cleared 45 22 69
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in South Wales 2.84% 1.54% 3.22%
As % of the Qualifications category 16.01% 7.12% 11.73%
Number of salaries quoted 18 15 60
South Wales median annual salary £28,750 £38,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -24.34% -15.56% +20.00%
10th Percentile £23,000 £23,300 £27,000
90th Percentile £51,450 £46,500 £58,000
Wales median annual salary £27,500 £33,967 £45,000
% change year-on-year -19.04% -24.52% +20.00%

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 281 309 588
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in South Wales 17.73% 21.62% 27.43%
Number of salaries quoted 202 272 537
South Wales median annual salary £40,000 £37,500 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.67% +7.14% -
10th Percentile £23,000 £22,000 £21,635
90th Percentile £61,250 £53,750 £61,750
Wales median annual salary £37,500 £37,500 £35,500
% change year-on-year - +5.63% +1.43%

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 15 December 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 15 December 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 +5 18 £36,250 +34.26% 11
Newport +17 13 £24,000 -46.67% 28
Bridgend +1 7 £47,000 +38.24% 9
Security Cleared
Wales

For the 6 months to 15 December 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 (57.78%) SC Cleared
2 14 (31.11%) SAP
3 13 (28.89%) Windows
4 12 (26.67%) Finance
4 12 (26.67%) Stakeholder Management
4 12 (26.67%) SAP BPC
4 12 (26.67%) Stakeholder and Relationship Management
5 10 (22.22%) Microsoft
6 9 (20.00%) Business Intelligence
7 8 (17.78%) Active Directory
7 8 (17.78%) SAP BW
7 8 (17.78%) BusinessObjects Business Intelligence
8 7 (15.56%) Problem-Solving
8 7 (15.56%) CGI
8 7 (15.56%) Linux
8 7 (15.56%) Java
8 7 (15.56%) SQL
9 6 (13.33%) VPN
9 6 (13.33%) SLA
9 6 (13.33%) Telecoms
10 5 (11.11%) Firewall
10 5 (11.11%) SAP CRM
10 5 (11.11%) BusinessObjects
10 5 (11.11%) CRM
10 5 (11.11%) MS Exchange
10 5 (11.11%) VoIP
10 5 (11.11%) SCCM
10 5 (11.11%) Problem Management
10 5 (11.11%) Windows 7
11 4 (8.89%) Continuous Integration

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 5 (11.11%) MS Exchange
2 2 (4.44%) Apache Spark
2 2 (4.44%) Elasticsearch
2 2 (4.44%) WebLogic
3 1 (2.22%) Apache Pig
3 1 (2.22%) Exchange Server 2010
3 1 (2.22%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 4 (8.89%) Spreadsheet
2 1 (2.22%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 12 (26.67%) SAP BPC
2 5 (11.11%) SAP CRM
3 1 (2.22%) Remedy ITSM
3 1 (2.22%) SAP S/4HANA
Cloud Services
1 3 (6.67%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (2.22%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (2.22%) Serverless
2 1 (2.22%) SuccessFactors
Communications & Networking
1 6 (13.33%) VPN
2 5 (11.11%) Firewall
2 5 (11.11%) VoIP
3 4 (8.89%) Wireless
4 3 (6.67%) LAN
4 3 (6.67%) WAN
5 2 (4.44%) Intranet
5 2 (4.44%) Network Security
6 1 (2.22%) Cisco ASA
6 1 (2.22%) DNS
6 1 (2.22%) HTTP
6 1 (2.22%) HTTPS
6 1 (2.22%) Kerberos
6 1 (2.22%) SAN
6 1 (2.22%) SSH
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (17.78%) BusinessObjects Business Intelligence
1 8 (17.78%) SAP BW
2 5 (11.11%) BusinessObjects
3 3 (6.67%) Big Data
3 3 (6.67%) PostgreSQL
3 3 (6.67%) SQL Server
4 2 (4.44%) Hadoop
4 2 (4.44%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 1 (2.22%) Apache Hive
5 1 (2.22%) HBase
5 1 (2.22%) MongoDB
5 1 (2.22%) Neo4j
5 1 (2.22%) Pentaho
5 1 (2.22%) Power BI
5 1 (2.22%) QlikView
5 1 (2.22%) Redis
5 1 (2.22%) SAP HANA
5 1 (2.22%) SQL Server 2008
5 1 (2.22%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 1 (2.22%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 3 (6.67%) Jenkins
2 2 (4.44%) Git (software)
3 1 (2.22%) Cucumber
3 1 (2.22%) Gatling
3 1 (2.22%) JMeter
3 1 (2.22%) JUnit
3 1 (2.22%) Protractor
3 1 (2.22%) Rational DOORS
3 1 (2.22%) Rational Quality Manager
3 1 (2.22%) Rational Team Concert
3 1 (2.22%) Selenium
3 1 (2.22%) Team Foundation Server
3 1 (2.22%) WebDriver
General
1 12 (26.67%) Finance
2 6 (13.33%) Telecoms
3 1 (2.22%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 16 (35.56%) Consultant
2 14 (31.11%) SAP Consultant
3 8 (17.78%) SAP BW Consultant
4 7 (15.56%) Deskside Engineer
4 7 (15.56%) Deskside Support
4 7 (15.56%) Deskside Support Engineer
4 7 (15.56%) Desktop Support
4 7 (15.56%) Support Engineer
5 6 (13.33%) Analyst
6 5 (11.11%) CRM Consultant
6 5 (11.11%) SAP CRM Consultant
6 5 (11.11%) SAP Support
6 5 (11.11%) SAP Support Consultant
6 5 (11.11%) Support Consultant
7 4 (8.89%) 2nd Line Engineer
7 4 (8.89%) 2nd Line Support
7 4 (8.89%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
7 4 (8.89%) SAP BPC Consultant
7 4 (8.89%) SAP BusinessObjects (BO) Consultant
7 4 (8.89%) Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (15.56%) CGI
2 3 (6.67%) Hibernate
2 3 (6.67%) Spring
3 2 (4.44%) AngularJS
3 2 (4.44%) HTML
3 2 (4.44%) HTML5
3 2 (4.44%) Middleware
3 2 (4.44%) REST
4 1 (2.22%) .NET
4 1 (2.22%) Apache Axis
4 1 (2.22%) COM
4 1 (2.22%) CSS
4 1 (2.22%) JSON
4 1 (2.22%) Kafka
4 1 (2.22%) LDAP
4 1 (2.22%) Web Services
4 1 (2.22%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 4 (8.89%) Data Centre
2 3 (6.67%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (4.44%) PKI
3 2 (4.44%) User Experience
3 2 (4.44%) Video Conferencing
4 1 (2.22%) CESG
4 1 (2.22%) Clustering
4 1 (2.22%) Greenfield Project
4 1 (2.22%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 13 (28.89%) Windows
2 7 (15.56%) Linux
3 5 (11.11%) Windows 7
4 4 (8.89%) Windows Server
5 2 (4.44%) Unix
6 1 (2.22%) Mac OS
6 1 (2.22%) Oracle Linux
6 1 (2.22%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 1 (2.22%) Windows Server 2008
6 1 (2.22%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (26.67%) Stakeholder and Relationship Management
1 12 (26.67%) Stakeholder Management
2 9 (20.00%) Business Intelligence
3 7 (15.56%) Problem-Solving
4 5 (11.11%) CRM
4 5 (11.11%) Problem Management
5 4 (8.89%) Continuous Integration
5 4 (8.89%) Service Delivery
6 3 (6.67%) Agile Software Development
6 3 (6.67%) Incident Management
6 3 (6.67%) ITIL
6 3 (6.67%) Proactive Monitoring
6 3 (6.67%) Scrum
7 2 (4.44%) Analytics
7 2 (4.44%) BDD
7 2 (4.44%) Break/Fix
7 2 (4.44%) Change Control
7 2 (4.44%) High Availability
7 2 (4.44%) Microservices
7 2 (4.44%) Test Automation
Programming Languages
1 7 (15.56%) Java
1 7 (15.56%) SQL
2 4 (8.89%) Python
3 3 (6.67%) C
3 3 (6.67%) JavaScript
3 3 (6.67%) Shell Script
4 2 (4.44%) C#
4 2 (4.44%) PL/SQL
4 2 (4.44%) PowerShell
5 1 (2.22%) ABAP
5 1 (2.22%) Bash Shell
5 1 (2.22%) Go
5 1 (2.22%) Java 8
5 1 (2.22%) Perl
5 1 (2.22%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 26 (57.78%) SC Cleared
2 1 (2.22%) Degree
2 1 (2.22%) DV Cleared
2 1 (2.22%) ECDL
2 1 (2.22%) ISTQB
2 1 (2.22%) MCSA
2 1 (2.22%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (2.22%) PhD
2 1 (2.22%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (13.33%) SLA
2 1 (2.22%) QA
System Software
1 8 (17.78%) Active Directory
2 1 (2.22%) Apache Flume
2 1 (2.22%) Docker
Systems Management
1 5 (11.11%) SCCM
2 2 (4.44%) Ansible
2 2 (4.44%) Puppet
3 1 (2.22%) Consul
3 1 (2.22%) Failover Clustering
3 1 (2.22%) HP ALM
3 1 (2.22%) HP Quality Center
3 1 (2.22%) Kibana
3 1 (2.22%) Microsoft Clustering
3 1 (2.22%) Prometheus
3 1 (2.22%) Terraform
Vendors
1 14 (31.11%) SAP
2 10 (22.22%) Microsoft
3 4 (8.89%) Cisco
4 3 (6.67%) Oracle
5 2 (4.44%) Red Hat
6 1 (2.22%) Cloudera
6 1 (2.22%) Fortinet
6 1 (2.22%) Gemalto
6 1 (2.22%) HP
6 1 (2.22%) hybris
6 1 (2.22%) IBM
6 1 (2.22%) NetApp
6 1 (2.22%) Remedy
6 1 (2.22%) Tableau
6 1 (2.22%) VMware