Period
to 22 January 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 22 January 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Security Clearance
Wales > South Wales
6 months to
22 Jan 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 89 72 76
Rank change year-on-year -17 +4 -15
Permanent jobs citing Security Cleared 19 63 75
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in South Wales 1.42% 3.29% 3.19%
As % of the Qualifications category 6.51% 12.09% 10.22%
Number of salaries quoted 11 54 67
South Wales median annual salary £34,000 £45,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -24.44% +20.00% -16.67%
10th Percentile £31,000 £26,860 £22,150
90th Percentile £46,250 £58,000 £58,750
Wales median annual salary £32,000 £45,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year -28.89% +20.00% -16.67%

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 292 521 734
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in South Wales 21.81% 27.18% 31.21%
Number of salaries quoted 260 476 637
South Wales median annual salary £37,000 £36,625 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +1.02% +4.64% -6.67%
10th Percentile £22,000 £22,000 £21,250
90th Percentile £56,250 £62,500 £52,500
Wales median annual salary £37,500 £37,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year - +7.14% -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 22 January 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 22 January 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 -9 6 £42,500 -5.56% 5
Bridgend +2 2 £27,000 -32.50% 1
Caerphilly +1 2 - -
Cardiff +3 1 - - 9
Torfaen - 1 £33,500 -
Security Cleared
Wales

For the 6 months to 22 January 2018, IT jobs citing Security 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 Security Cleared.

1 18 (94.74%) SC Cleared
2 10 (52.63%) SQL
3 8 (42.11%) Project Management
4 7 (36.84%) Microsoft
5 6 (31.58%) SharePoint
5 6 (31.58%) Software Engineering
6 5 (26.32%) C
6 5 (26.32%) Oracle
6 5 (26.32%) SAP
7 4 (21.05%) Unix
7 4 (21.05%) ERP
7 4 (21.05%) VBA
7 4 (21.05%) Scrum
7 4 (21.05%) Analytical Skills
8 3 (15.79%) Change Control
8 3 (15.79%) Business Analysis
8 3 (15.79%) Agile Software Development
8 3 (15.79%) Spring
8 3 (15.79%) Korn
8 3 (15.79%) Degree
8 3 (15.79%) CBAP
8 3 (15.79%) Earned Value Management
8 3 (15.79%) Shell Script
8 3 (15.79%) J2EE
8 3 (15.79%) WebLogic
8 3 (15.79%) Java
8 3 (15.79%) Perl
8 3 (15.79%) FTP
9 2 (10.53%) HTTP
9 2 (10.53%) Linux

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 6 (31.58%) SharePoint
2 3 (15.79%) WebLogic
3 2 (10.53%) Tomcat
Applications
1 2 (10.53%) Microsoft Project
2 1 (5.26%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 1 (5.26%) Teamcenter
Cloud Services
1 1 (5.26%) G Suite
1 1 (5.26%) IaaS
1 1 (5.26%) Office 365
1 1 (5.26%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (15.79%) FTP
2 2 (10.53%) HTTP
2 2 (10.53%) VLAN
2 2 (10.53%) Wi-Fi
3 1 (5.26%) Cisco ASA
3 1 (5.26%) DHCP
3 1 (5.26%) DNS
3 1 (5.26%) Firewall
3 1 (5.26%) Internet
3 1 (5.26%) LAN
3 1 (5.26%) Software-Defined Networking
3 1 (5.26%) VPN
3 1 (5.26%) WAN
3 1 (5.26%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (10.53%) Data Warehouse
2 1 (5.26%) BusinessObjects
2 1 (5.26%) BusinessObjects Business Intelligence
2 1 (5.26%) Power BI
2 1 (5.26%) SAP BW
2 1 (5.26%) SAP HANA
2 1 (5.26%) SQL Server
2 1 (5.26%) SQL Server 2014
2 1 (5.26%) SQL Server Analysis Services
2 1 (5.26%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 1 (5.26%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 2 (10.53%) Rational DOORS
2 1 (5.26%) Visual Studio
General
1 2 (10.53%) Military
1 2 (10.53%) Romanian Language
2 1 (5.26%) Retail
Job Titles
1 7 (36.84%) Analyst
2 4 (21.05%) Business Analyst
2 4 (21.05%) Project Analyst
2 4 (21.05%) Project Controller
3 3 (15.79%) Applications Support
3 3 (15.79%) Applications Support Analyst
3 3 (15.79%) Business Development Analyst
3 3 (15.79%) Development Analyst
3 3 (15.79%) SQL Analyst
3 3 (15.79%) Support Analyst
3 3 (15.79%) Test Engineer
4 2 (10.53%) Network Engineer
4 2 (10.53%) Product Engineer
4 2 (10.53%) Scrum Master
4 2 (10.53%) Software Engineer
5 1 (5.26%) Information Systems Engineer
5 1 (5.26%) Junior SAP Consultant
5 1 (5.26%) SAP Basis Consultant
5 1 (5.26%) Systems Tester
5 1 (5.26%) Voice Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (15.79%) J2EE
1 3 (15.79%) Spring
2 2 (10.53%) HTML
2 2 (10.53%) HTML5
2 2 (10.53%) REST
3 1 (5.26%) SAP Basis
Miscellaneous
1 4 (21.05%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (10.53%) Computer Science
2 2 (10.53%) Management Information System
3 1 (5.26%) Enterprise Storage
3 1 (5.26%) Internet of Things
3 1 (5.26%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 4 (21.05%) Unix
2 2 (10.53%) Linux
3 1 (5.26%) AIX
3 1 (5.26%) Windows
3 1 (5.26%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (42.11%) Project Management
2 6 (31.58%) Software Engineering
3 4 (21.05%) ERP
3 4 (21.05%) Scrum
4 3 (15.79%) Agile Software Development
4 3 (15.79%) Business Analysis
4 3 (15.79%) Change Control
4 3 (15.79%) Earned Value Management
5 2 (10.53%) Defect Management
5 2 (10.53%) Information Management
5 2 (10.53%) ITIL
5 2 (10.53%) Mentoring
5 2 (10.53%) Model-Based Systems Engineering
5 2 (10.53%) Network Management
5 2 (10.53%) Performance Monitoring
5 2 (10.53%) Software Testing
5 2 (10.53%) Test Automation
5 2 (10.53%) Test Management
5 2 (10.53%) Test Scripting
5 2 (10.53%) Unified Process
Programming Languages
1 10 (52.63%) SQL
2 5 (26.32%) C
3 4 (21.05%) VBA
4 3 (15.79%) Java
4 3 (15.79%) Korn
4 3 (15.79%) Perl
4 3 (15.79%) Shell Script
5 2 (10.53%) C#
5 2 (10.53%) C++
5 2 (10.53%) JavaScript
6 1 (5.26%) PL/SQL
6 1 (5.26%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 18 (94.74%) SC Cleared
2 3 (15.79%) CBAP
2 3 (15.79%) Degree
3 2 (10.53%) Cisco Certification
3 2 (10.53%) DV Cleared
3 2 (10.53%) ISEB
4 1 (5.26%) BPSS Clearance
4 1 (5.26%) CCNA
4 1 (5.26%) CCNP
System Software
1 1 (5.26%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 2 (10.53%) HP Quality Center
1 2 (10.53%) WhatsUp Gold
Vendors
1 7 (36.84%) Microsoft
2 5 (26.32%) Oracle
2 5 (26.32%) SAP
3 2 (10.53%) BMC
3 2 (10.53%) HP
3 2 (10.53%) IBM
4 1 (5.26%) Blue Coat
4 1 (5.26%) CheckPoint
4 1 (5.26%) Cisco
4 1 (5.26%) F5
4 1 (5.26%) Google
4 1 (5.26%) Juniper
4 1 (5.26%) Palo Alto
4 1 (5.26%) Salesforce.com