Period
to 21 August 2019

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 21 August 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Sherwood Applied Business Security Architecture (SABSA)
UK > Wales
6 months to
21 Aug 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 118 122 137
Rank change year-on-year +4 +15 +16
Permanent jobs citing SABSA 5 10 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Wales 0.27% 0.52% 0.14%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.29% 0.57% 0.15%
Number of salaries quoted 5 9 0
Wales median annual salary £75,000 £40,210 -
Median salary % change year-on-year +86.52% - -
UK median annual salary £75,000 £80,000 £75,000
% change year-on-year -6.25% +6.67% +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 1,704 1,760 1,954
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Wales 91.27% 91.76% 92.87%
Number of salaries quoted 1,461 1,421 1,695
Wales median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
10th Percentile £26,250 £25,000 £24,000
90th Percentile £60,000 £60,000 £57,500
UK median annual salary £52,500 £50,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year +5.00% - +5.26%

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 21 August 2019.

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 21 August 2019. 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
South Wales -4 3 £75,000 +15.38% 1
West Wales +9 1 £40,000 -0.52%
SABSA
UK

For the 6 months to 21 August 2019, 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 5 (100.00%) Security Architecture
2 4 (80.00%) TOGAF
3 3 (60.00%) Google
3 3 (60.00%) COBIT
3 3 (60.00%) Azure
3 3 (60.00%) AWS
3 3 (60.00%) GAP Analysis
3 3 (60.00%) Public Cloud
3 3 (60.00%) Greenfield Project
4 1 (20.00%) Technology Roadmap
4 1 (20.00%) CISSP
4 1 (20.00%) SFIA
4 1 (20.00%) Cybersecurity
4 1 (20.00%) Risk Management
4 1 (20.00%) Risk Assessment
4 1 (20.00%) Information Security
4 1 (20.00%) CISM
4 1 (20.00%) Zachman Framework

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:

Cloud Services
1 3 (60.00%) AWS
1 3 (60.00%) Azure
Job Titles
1 3 (60.00%) Architect
1 3 (60.00%) Security Architect
2 1 (20.00%) Consultant
2 1 (20.00%) Cybersecurity Consultant
2 1 (20.00%) Designer
2 1 (20.00%) Security Consultant
2 1 (20.00%) Security Designer
2 1 (20.00%) Senior Consultant
2 1 (20.00%) Senior Cybersecurity Consultant
2 1 (20.00%) Senior Security Consultant
2 1 (20.00%) Solutions Designer
Miscellaneous
1 3 (60.00%) Greenfield Project
1 3 (60.00%) Public Cloud
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (100.00%) Security Architecture
2 4 (80.00%) TOGAF
3 3 (60.00%) GAP Analysis
4 1 (20.00%) Cybersecurity
4 1 (20.00%) Information Security
4 1 (20.00%) Risk Assessment
4 1 (20.00%) Risk Management
4 1 (20.00%) SFIA
4 1 (20.00%) Technology Roadmap
4 1 (20.00%) Zachman Framework
Qualifications
1 1 (20.00%) CISM
1 1 (20.00%) CISSP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (60.00%) COBIT
Vendors
1 3 (60.00%) Google