The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Wales with a requirement for SC Cleared qualifications. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 23 April 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Security Check (SC) Clearance
UK / Wales
3 months to
23 Apr 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 90 79 54
Rank change year-on-year -11 -25  
Permanent jobs citing SC Cleared 8 22 49
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Wales 0.72% 1.63% 3.53%
As % of the Qualifications category 2.60% 5.84% 13.24%
Number of salaries quoted 2 18 48
Median salary £32,000 £37,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -14.66% -11.76%  
90% offered a salary of more than £21,600 £30,300 £17,850
10% offered a salary of more than £42,400 £55,000 £48,600
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year - -5.26%  

SC 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 academic qualifications and professional certifications cited in permanent job vacancies advertised in Wales.

Academic & Professional Certification
Wales
Permanent job vacancies requiring academic qualifications or professional certifications 308 377 370
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Wales 27.82% 27.93% 26.66%
Number of salaries quoted 220 316 320
Median salary £40,000 £36,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +9.58% -8.75%  
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £24,500 £25,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £52,500 £50,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,500

SC Cleared
Job Vacancy Trend in Wales

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Wales citing SC Cleared as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the Qualifications category.

Job vacancy trend for SC Cleared in Wales

SC Cleared
Salary Trend in Wales

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

Salary trend for SC Cleared in Wales

SC Cleared
Salary Histogram in Wales

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing SC Cleared in Wales over the 3 months to 23 April 2017.

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 3 months to 23 April 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
West Wales - 5 - -
South Wales -9 3 £32,000 -20.00% 8
SC Cleared
UK

For the 6 months to 23 April 2017, IT jobs citing SC 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 Wales region with a requirement for SC Cleared.

1 15 (100.00%) Security Cleared
2 5 (33.33%) Security Architecture
2 5 (33.33%) RMADS
2 5 (33.33%) Cybersecurity
2 5 (33.33%) SABSA
2 5 (33.33%) SEO
2 5 (33.33%) CESG
2 5 (33.33%) Risk Assessment
2 5 (33.33%) Information Security
2 5 (33.33%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 5 (33.33%) Degree
2 5 (33.33%) CISSP
2 5 (33.33%) Cisco
2 5 (33.33%) CISM
2 5 (33.33%) Management Information System
2 5 (33.33%) Risk Management
3 4 (26.67%) Firewall
4 3 (20.00%) Change Management
4 3 (20.00%) Telecoms
4 3 (20.00%) Configuration Management
4 3 (20.00%) CCNP
4 3 (20.00%) Intel Security
4 3 (20.00%) Cisco Certification
4 3 (20.00%) Windows
4 3 (20.00%) Fortinet
4 3 (20.00%) Software Engineering
4 3 (20.00%) Incident Management
4 3 (20.00%) Rational Rhapsody
4 3 (20.00%) F5
5 2 (13.33%) POCO

SC Cleared
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:

Application Platforms
1 1 (6.67%) SharePoint
Business Applications
1 2 (13.33%) Remedy ITSM
2 1 (6.67%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 1 (6.67%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (6.67%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 4 (26.67%) Firewall
2 2 (13.33%) ADSL
2 2 (13.33%) BGP
2 2 (13.33%) Cisco ASA
2 2 (13.33%) EIGRP
2 2 (13.33%) Ethernet
2 2 (13.33%) MPLS
2 2 (13.33%) OSPF
2 2 (13.33%) RIP
2 2 (13.33%) SNMP
2 2 (13.33%) SSL
2 2 (13.33%) TCP/IP
2 2 (13.33%) VPN
2 2 (13.33%) Wireless
2 2 (13.33%) WLAN
3 1 (6.67%) LAN
3 1 (6.67%) VLAN
3 1 (6.67%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (6.67%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 3 (20.00%) Rational Rhapsody
2 2 (13.33%) Subversion
2 2 (13.33%) Visual Studio
3 1 (6.67%) Eclipse
3 1 (6.67%) Rational DOORS
3 1 (6.67%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 3 (20.00%) Telecoms
2 2 (13.33%) Aerospace
2 2 (13.33%) Automotive
2 2 (13.33%) Military
3 1 (6.67%) Legal
3 1 (6.67%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 5 (33.33%) Consultant
1 5 (33.33%) Cybersecurity Consultant
1 5 (33.33%) Security Consultant
1 5 (33.33%) Senior Consultant
1 5 (33.33%) Senior Security Consultant
2 3 (20.00%) Software Engineer
3 2 (13.33%) 2nd Line Engineer
3 2 (13.33%) C++ Software Engineer
3 2 (13.33%) Network Engineer
4 1 (6.67%) .NET Developer
4 1 (6.67%) C# Software Engineer
4 1 (6.67%) Cisco Engineer
4 1 (6.67%) Cisco Network Engineer
4 1 (6.67%) IT Engineer
4 1 (6.67%) IT Support
4 1 (6.67%) IT Support Engineer
4 1 (6.67%) Java Engineer
4 1 (6.67%) Java Software Engineer
4 1 (6.67%) SC Cleared Software Engineer
4 1 (6.67%) Systems Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (13.33%) CGI
1 2 (13.33%) POCO
1 2 (13.33%) XML
2 1 (6.67%) .NET
2 1 (6.67%) .NET Framework
2 1 (6.67%) ASP.NET
2 1 (6.67%) ASP.NET MVC
2 1 (6.67%) CSS
2 1 (6.67%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 5 (33.33%) CESG
1 5 (33.33%) Management Information System
2 1 (6.67%) Enterprise Storage
2 1 (6.67%) Mobile App
2 1 (6.67%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 3 (20.00%) Windows
2 2 (13.33%) Windows Server
3 1 (6.67%) Embedded Linux
3 1 (6.67%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (33.33%) Cybersecurity
1 5 (33.33%) Information Security
1 5 (33.33%) Risk Assessment
1 5 (33.33%) Risk Management
1 5 (33.33%) SABSA
1 5 (33.33%) Security Architecture
1 5 (33.33%) SEO
2 3 (20.00%) Change Management
2 3 (20.00%) Configuration Management
2 3 (20.00%) Incident Management
2 3 (20.00%) Software Engineering
3 2 (13.33%) ITIL
3 2 (13.33%) Load Balancing
3 2 (13.33%) Network Management
3 2 (13.33%) OO
3 2 (13.33%) OOD
3 2 (13.33%) Service Delivery
3 2 (13.33%) Statistics
3 2 (13.33%) UML
4 1 (6.67%) Change Control
Programming Languages
1 2 (13.33%) C#
1 2 (13.33%) C++
2 1 (6.67%) Java
2 1 (6.67%) JavaScript
2 1 (6.67%) SQL
Qualifications
1 15 (100.00%) Security Cleared
2 5 (33.33%) CISM
2 5 (33.33%) CISSP
2 5 (33.33%) Degree
3 3 (20.00%) CCNP
3 3 (20.00%) Cisco Certification
4 2 (13.33%) CCNA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (33.33%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 5 (33.33%) RMADS
2 2 (13.33%) MISRA
2 2 (13.33%) MISRA C
System Software
1 1 (6.67%) Active Directory
1 1 (6.67%) ProxySG
Systems Management
1 2 (13.33%) BladeLogic
1 2 (13.33%) WhatsUp Gold
Vendors
1 5 (33.33%) Cisco
2 3 (20.00%) F5
2 3 (20.00%) Fortinet
2 3 (20.00%) Intel Security
3 2 (13.33%) Aruba
3 2 (13.33%) Blue Coat
3 2 (13.33%) BMC
3 2 (13.33%) CheckPoint
3 2 (13.33%) Citrix
3 2 (13.33%) Green Hills
3 2 (13.33%) HP
3 2 (13.33%) Juniper
3 2 (13.33%) Nortel
3 2 (13.33%) Palo Alto
3 2 (13.33%) Remedy
3 2 (13.33%) SolarWinds
4 1 (6.67%) IBM
4 1 (6.67%) Microsoft
4 1 (6.67%) Xamarin
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