SC Cleared Jobs in Wales

Security Check (SC) Clearance
UK > Wales

The table below provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Wales with a requirement for SC Cleared qualifications. It includes a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered over the 6 months leading up to 25 June 2024, comparing them to the same period in the previous two years.

6 months to
25 Jun 2024
Same period 2023 Same period 2022
Rank 15 23 30
Rank change year-on-year +8 +7 +28
Permanent jobs citing SC Cleared 200 162 157
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in Wales 8.41% 9.49% 7.64%
As % of the Qualifications category 38.68% 24.40% 22.95%
Number of salaries quoted 45 36 26
10th Percentile £37,101 - £34,351
25th Percentile £42,500 £26,391 £43,125
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £58,800 £29,075 £57,250
Median % change year-on-year +102.23% -49.21% +29.18%
75th Percentile £65,000 £49,600 £74,643
90th Percentile £75,635 £67,650 £77,625
UK median annual salary £57,500 £62,500 £56,325
% change year-on-year -8.00% +10.96% +2.41%

All Academic and Professional Certifications
Wales

SC Cleared falls under the Academic Qualifications and Professional Certifications category. For comparison with the information above, the following table provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies requiring academic qualifications or professional certifications in Wales.

Permanent vacancies requiring academic qualifications or professional certifications 517 664 684
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in Wales 21.74% 38.90% 33.30%
Number of salaries quoted 196 233 245
10th Percentile £26,500 £26,391 £29,250
25th Percentile £32,688 £32,500 £36,000
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £46,241 £42,500 £45,000
Median % change year-on-year +8.80% -5.56% +9.76%
75th Percentile £60,000 £57,500 £60,000
90th Percentile £70,250 £68,497 £71,250
UK median annual salary £53,555 £60,000 £55,000
% change year-on-year -10.74% +9.09% -

SC Cleared
Job Vacancy Trend in Wales

Job postings citing SC Cleared as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised in Wales.

Job vacancy trend for SC Cleared in Wales

SC Cleared
Salary Trend in Wales

3-month moving average salary quoted in jobs citing SC Cleared in Wales.

Salary trend for SC Cleared in Wales

SC Cleared
Salary Histogram in Wales

Salary distribution for jobs citing SC Cleared in Wales over the 6 months to 25 June 2024.

Salary histogram for SC Cleared in Wales

SC Cleared
Job Locations in Wales

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing SC Cleared within the Wales region over the 6 months to 25 June 2024. 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
Jobs
South Wales +5 192 £58,800 +110.41% 26
West Wales +6 6 £46,131 -0.17% 5
North Wales - 1 £33,500 - 1
SC Cleared
UK

SC Cleared
Co-occurring Skills and Capabilities in Wales by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same employment type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 38 (19.00%) WebLogic
2 30 (15.00%) Oracle Service Bus
3 25 (12.50%) ArcGIS
3 25 (12.50%) GeoServer
4 14 (7.00%) Skype for Business
5 4 (2.00%) Confluence
6 1 (0.50%) SharePoint
Applications
1 32 (16.00%) MS Visio
2 31 (15.50%) Microsoft Excel
3 30 (15.00%) Microsoft Office
4 4 (2.00%) Sketch
5 3 (1.50%) Microsoft PowerPoint
6 1 (0.50%) Acrobat
Business Applications
1 33 (16.50%) Remedy ITSM
2 4 (2.00%) Sparx Enterprise Architect
Cloud Services
1 46 (23.00%) AWS
2 42 (21.00%) Azure
3 8 (4.00%) Cloud Computing
4 6 (3.00%) Miro
5 5 (2.50%) dbt
5 5 (2.50%) Dynamics 365
5 5 (2.50%) Slack
6 4 (2.00%) Amazon EKS
6 4 (2.00%) Amazon SQS
6 4 (2.00%) Azure API Management
6 4 (2.00%) Azure Service Bus
6 4 (2.00%) Figma
6 4 (2.00%) Heroku
6 4 (2.00%) Power Platform
7 3 (1.50%) Serverless
8 2 (1.00%) AWS CloudFormation
8 2 (1.00%) AWS Lambda
8 2 (1.00%) Azure Data Factory
8 2 (1.00%) Azure DevOps
9 1 (0.50%) GCP
Communications & Networking
1 24 (12.00%) Firewall
2 18 (9.00%) DNS
3 14 (7.00%) IP Telephony
3 14 (7.00%) TCP/IP
3 14 (7.00%) Wireless
4 10 (5.00%) LAN
4 10 (5.00%) WAN
5 9 (4.50%) Cisco ASA
5 9 (4.50%) Cisco IOS
6 6 (3.00%) SSL
7 5 (2.50%) SAN
8 4 (2.00%) BGP
9 3 (1.50%) Software-Defined Radio
9 3 (1.50%) VPN
10 2 (1.00%) Network Security
11 1 (0.50%) FTP
11 1 (0.50%) HTTP
11 1 (0.50%) Intrusion Detection
11 1 (0.50%) SMTP
11 1 (0.50%) Sourcefire
Database & Business Intelligence
1 36 (18.00%) Oracle Database
2 30 (15.00%) Oracle Database 10g
2 30 (15.00%) Oracle Database 11g
2 30 (15.00%) VLDB
3 25 (12.50%) GIS
3 25 (12.50%) PostgreSQL
3 25 (12.50%) QGIS
4 11 (5.50%) Relational Database
5 9 (4.50%) RDBMS
6 7 (3.50%) MySQL
7 5 (2.50%) Amazon RDS
8 4 (2.00%) Elasticsearch
9 2 (1.00%) Big Data
9 2 (1.00%) Data Lake
9 2 (1.00%) Data Vault
9 2 (1.00%) Data Warehouse
9 2 (1.00%) Delta Lake
9 2 (1.00%) NoSQL
10 1 (0.50%) DynamoDB
Development Applications
1 8 (4.00%) JIRA
2 2 (1.00%) Git
3 1 (0.50%) Cucumber
3 1 (0.50%) Jenkins
3 1 (0.50%) Selenium
3 1 (0.50%) Serenity BDD
3 1 (0.50%) SonarQube
3 1 (0.50%) Terragrunt
General
1 46 (23.00%) Social Skills
2 44 (22.00%) Analytical Skills
3 23 (11.50%) Inclusion and Diversity
4 14 (7.00%) Finance
5 13 (6.50%) Public Sector
6 9 (4.50%) Telecoms
7 5 (2.50%) Police
7 5 (2.50%) Presentation Skills
8 2 (1.00%) Games
8 2 (1.00%) Influencing Skills
8 2 (1.00%) Legal
9 1 (0.50%) Local Government
9 1 (0.50%) Marketing
9 1 (0.50%) Retail
Job Titles
1 76 (38.00%) Senior
2 51 (25.50%) Analyst
3 34 (17.00%) Applications Support
3 34 (17.00%) Applications Support Analyst
3 34 (17.00%) Support Analyst
4 30 (15.00%) Oracle Analyst
4 30 (15.00%) Oracle Support Analyst
4 30 (15.00%) SQL Analyst
4 30 (15.00%) SQL Support Analyst
5 27 (13.50%) Architect
5 27 (13.50%) Software Engineer
6 23 (11.50%) Lead
7 16 (8.00%) Senior Software Engineer
8 14 (7.00%) 3rd Line Engineer
8 14 (7.00%) 3rd Line Network Engineer
8 14 (7.00%) Network Engineer
8 14 (7.00%) Senior Network Engineer
9 11 (5.50%) Developer
10 10 (5.00%) Business Analyst
10 10 (5.00%) Technical Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 29 (14.50%) React
2 25 (12.50%) Leaflet
2 25 (12.50%) OpenLayers
2 25 (12.50%) PostGIS
3 23 (11.50%) .NET
3 23 (11.50%) .NET Core
3 23 (11.50%) CSS
4 10 (5.00%) Node.js
5 6 (3.00%) HTML
5 6 (3.00%) Spring Boot
6 5 (2.50%) Django
7 4 (2.00%) J2EE
7 4 (2.00%) Java EE
7 4 (2.00%) RabbitMQ
7 4 (2.00%) Spring
8 3 (1.50%) AngularJS
8 3 (1.50%) Express.js
9 2 (1.00%) Kafka
9 2 (1.00%) OpenAPI
9 2 (1.00%) Ruby on Rails
Miscellaneous
1 24 (12.00%) Data Centre
2 6 (3.00%) Virtual Team
3 5 (2.50%) CMDB
4 4 (2.00%) Cloud Native
4 4 (2.00%) Enterprise Software
4 4 (2.00%) Product Ownership
4 4 (2.00%) Public Cloud
5 2 (1.00%) Driving Licence
5 2 (1.00%) Management Information System
5 2 (1.00%) Private Cloud
6 1 (0.50%) IBM Mainframe
6 1 (0.50%) Life Science
6 1 (0.50%) Mainframe
6 1 (0.50%) Onboarding
6 1 (0.50%) Security Operations Centre
6 1 (0.50%) Self-Motivation
Operating Systems
1 46 (23.00%) Linux
2 40 (20.00%) Unix
3 30 (15.00%) Solaris
4 8 (4.00%) Windows
5 4 (2.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 2 (1.00%) Ubuntu
7 1 (0.50%) VMS
7 1 (0.50%) zOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 142 (71.00%) Actionable Insight
2 73 (36.50%) Agile
3 55 (27.50%) Incident Management
4 44 (22.00%) DevOps
5 41 (20.50%) Artificial Intelligence
6 37 (18.50%) Capacity Planning
7 36 (18.00%) ITSM
7 36 (18.00%) Software Engineering
8 31 (15.50%) Performance Monitoring
9 30 (15.00%) Capacity Management
9 30 (15.00%) Performance Tuning
9 30 (15.00%) Problem-Solving
9 30 (15.00%) Release Management
10 26 (13.00%) Change Management
11 25 (12.50%) Web Development
12 21 (10.50%) Migration
13 19 (9.50%) Mentoring
14 18 (9.00%) Project Management
15 17 (8.50%) ITIL
16 16 (8.00%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 37 (18.50%) SQL
2 33 (16.50%) Python
3 30 (15.00%) PL/SQL
4 29 (14.50%) JavaScript
5 19 (9.50%) C#
6 8 (4.00%) Java
7 4 (2.00%) Shell Script
8 3 (1.50%) TypeScript
9 2 (1.00%) Ruby
9 2 (1.00%) VBA
Qualifications
1 200 (100.00%) Security Cleared
2 50 (25.00%) Degree
3 9 (4.50%) CCNA
3 9 (4.50%) Cisco Certification
4 5 (2.50%) AWS Certification
4 5 (2.50%) Azure Certification
4 5 (2.50%) BPSS Clearance
5 4 (2.00%) AWS Certified Solutions Architect
5 4 (2.00%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
6 1 (0.50%) CHECK Team Leader
6 1 (0.50%) DV Cleared
6 1 (0.50%) PMI Certification
6 1 (0.50%) PMP
6 1 (0.50%) Six Sigma Green Belt
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 35 (17.50%) SLA
2 11 (5.50%) Accessibility
3 5 (2.50%) WCAG
4 3 (1.50%) COBIT
5 2 (1.00%) QA
6 1 (0.50%) PMO
System Software
1 30 (15.00%) Oracle RAC
2 2 (1.00%) Active Directory
2 2 (1.00%) Docker
Systems Management
1 30 (15.00%) Data Guard
1 30 (15.00%) Oracle RMAN
2 7 (3.50%) Terraform
3 6 (3.00%) Ansible
4 4 (2.00%) OpenSSO
4 4 (2.00%) Single Sign-On
5 3 (1.50%) Kubernetes
5 3 (1.50%) OpenView
6 1 (0.50%) FortiGate
6 1 (0.50%) Microsoft Intune
6 1 (0.50%) SCCM
6 1 (0.50%) WSUS
Vendors
1 55 (27.50%) Oracle
2 37 (18.50%) Remedy
3 30 (15.00%) Sun
4 29 (14.50%) Microsoft
5 25 (12.50%) ESRI
6 24 (12.00%) Cisco
7 14 (7.00%) Avaya
7 14 (7.00%) Mitel
8 10 (5.00%) CheckPoint
9 9 (4.50%) Fortinet
9 9 (4.50%) McAfee
9 9 (4.50%) Palo Alto
10 5 (2.50%) ServiceNow
10 5 (2.50%) VMware
11 4 (2.00%) Sparx
12 3 (1.50%) Blue Prism
12 3 (1.50%) BMC
12 3 (1.50%) HP
12 3 (1.50%) UiPath
13 2 (1.00%) IBM