Period
to 13 December 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Wales with a requirement for SABSA skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited SABSA over the 6 months to 13 December 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Sherwood Applied Business Security Architecture (SABSA)
UK > Wales
6 months to
13 Dec 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 132 137 149
Rank change year-on-year +5 +12 -
Permanent jobs citing SABSA 7 2 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Wales 0.35% 0.097% 0.19%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.39% 0.10% 0.21%
Number of salaries quoted 7 2 4
Wales median annual salary £40,210 £65,000 £60,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -38.14% +8.33% -
10th Percentile £33,122 £62,500 £57,500
90th Percentile £82,000 £67,500 £62,500
UK median annual salary £82,500 £75,000 £75,000
% change year-on-year +10.00% - +7.14%

SABSA is in the Processes and Methodologies category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in Wales with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
Wales
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 1,784 1,923 2,354
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Wales 88.45% 93.03% 90.78%
Number of salaries quoted 1,446 1,640 2,006
Wales median annual salary £40,000 £39,675 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +0.82% +5.80% +4.17%
10th Percentile £25,500 £23,750 £22,500
90th Percentile £63,750 £56,250 £55,250
UK median annual salary £52,500 £50,000 £48,000
% change year-on-year +5.00% +4.17% +1.05%

SABSA
Job Vacancy Trend in Wales

Job postings citing SABSA as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Wales.

Job vacancy trend for SABSA in Wales

SABSA
Salary Trend in Wales

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

Salary trend for SABSA in Wales

SABSA
Salary Histogram in Wales

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing SABSA in Wales over the 6 months to 13 December 2018.

Salary histogram for SABSA in Wales

SABSA
Job Locations in Wales

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing SABSA within the Wales region over the 6 months to 13 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
West Wales - 5 £36,412 -
South Wales -1 2 £82,500 +26.92% 1
SABSA
UK

For the 6 months to 13 December 2018, IT jobs citing SABSA 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 Wales region with a requirement for SABSA.

1 6 (85.71%) Security Architecture
1 6 (85.71%) Cybersecurity
2 5 (71.43%) CISSP
2 5 (71.43%) CISM
2 5 (71.43%) Risk Management
2 5 (71.43%) Risk Assessment
2 5 (71.43%) Information Security
2 5 (71.43%) Degree
3 2 (28.57%) TOGAF
3 2 (28.57%) SIEM
4 1 (14.29%) Continuous Improvement
4 1 (14.29%) Splunk
4 1 (14.29%) Cisco Firepower
4 1 (14.29%) Mentoring
4 1 (14.29%) Presales
4 1 (14.29%) Service Design
4 1 (14.29%) COBIT
4 1 (14.29%) ITIL
4 1 (14.29%) Cisco
4 1 (14.29%) CCNP
4 1 (14.29%) Cisco Certification
4 1 (14.29%) McAfee

SABSA
Co-occurring IT Skills in 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 (14.29%) Cisco Firepower
Job Titles
1 5 (71.43%) Consultant
1 5 (71.43%) Cybersecurity Consultant
1 5 (71.43%) Security Consultant
2 3 (42.86%) Senior Consultant
2 3 (42.86%) Senior Cybersecurity Consultant
2 3 (42.86%) Senior Security Consultant
3 1 (14.29%) Architect
3 1 (14.29%) Cybersecurity Architect
3 1 (14.29%) Head of Architecture
3 1 (14.29%) Head of Security
3 1 (14.29%) Lead Architect
3 1 (14.29%) Lead Security Architect
3 1 (14.29%) Lead Solutions Architect
3 1 (14.29%) Security Architect
3 1 (14.29%) Security Solutions Architect
3 1 (14.29%) SOC Architect
3 1 (14.29%) Solutions Architect
3 1 (14.29%) TOGAF Architect
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (85.71%) Cybersecurity
1 6 (85.71%) Security Architecture
2 5 (71.43%) Information Security
2 5 (71.43%) Risk Assessment
2 5 (71.43%) Risk Management
3 2 (28.57%) SIEM
3 2 (28.57%) TOGAF
4 1 (14.29%) Continuous Improvement
4 1 (14.29%) ITIL
4 1 (14.29%) Mentoring
4 1 (14.29%) Presales
4 1 (14.29%) Service Design
Qualifications
1 5 (71.43%) CISM
1 5 (71.43%) CISSP
1 5 (71.43%) Degree
2 1 (14.29%) CCNP
2 1 (14.29%) Cisco Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (14.29%) COBIT
Vendors
1 1 (14.29%) Cisco
1 1 (14.29%) McAfee
1 1 (14.29%) Splunk