Period
to 26 July 2017

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 6 months to 26 July 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Security Check (SC) Clearance
UK > Wales
6 months to
26 Jul 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 100 109 82
Rank change year-on-year +9 -27 -38
Permanent jobs citing SC Cleared 43 42 81
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Wales 2.01% 1.56% 2.93%
As % of the Qualifications category 7.88% 5.87% 10.40%
Number of salaries quoted 37 35 78
Wales median annual salary £45,000 £35,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +28.57% -12.50% -11.11%
10th Percentile £25,200 £22,900 £18,025
90th Percentile £91,535 £56,550 £51,725
UK median annual salary £46,500 £47,500 £49,000
% change year-on-year -2.11% -3.06% +3.16%

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 546 715 779
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Wales 25.54% 26.62% 28.15%
Number of salaries quoted 431 604 666
Wales median annual salary £40,000 £36,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +11.11% -4.00% +7.14%
10th Percentile £22,750 £21,250 £23,125
90th Percentile £54,080 £52,500 £57,500
UK median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000

SC Cleared
Job Vacancy Trend in Wales

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

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 6 months to 26 July 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 6 months to 26 July 2017. 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 +2 29 £42,066 -22.82% 2
South Wales +2 14 £45,000 +24.14% 7
SC Cleared
UK

For the 6 months to 26 July 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 43 (100.00%) Security Cleared
2 25 (58.14%) Software Engineering
3 21 (48.84%) Agile Software Development
4 10 (23.26%) Windows
4 10 (23.26%) Business Analysis
5 9 (20.93%) SEO
6 8 (18.60%) Configuration Management
6 8 (18.60%) QA
6 8 (18.60%) Analytical Skills
6 8 (18.60%) Software Delivery
6 8 (18.60%) Business Transformation
6 8 (18.60%) Windows 10
7 7 (16.28%) C++
8 6 (13.95%) C#
8 6 (13.95%) .NET
8 6 (13.95%) UML
8 6 (13.95%) E-Commerce
8 6 (13.95%) OOD
8 6 (13.95%) Project Management
8 6 (13.95%) Military
8 6 (13.95%) GIS
8 6 (13.95%) Subversion
8 6 (13.95%) Degree
8 6 (13.95%) Continuous Improvement
9 5 (11.63%) Security Architecture
9 5 (11.63%) Cybersecurity
9 5 (11.63%) SABSA
9 5 (11.63%) Git (software)
9 5 (11.63%) RMADS
9 5 (11.63%) API Development

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 3 (6.98%) IBM Notes
2 1 (2.33%) BizTalk Server
2 1 (2.33%) IIS
2 1 (2.33%) WebLogic
Applications
1 1 (2.33%) Microsoft Excel
1 1 (2.33%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 2 (4.65%) Amazon AWS
1 2 (4.65%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 4 (9.30%) VoIP
2 3 (6.98%) DHCP
2 3 (6.98%) DNS
2 3 (6.98%) PBX
2 3 (6.98%) VPN
3 1 (2.33%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (13.95%) GIS
2 1 (2.33%) MS Access
2 1 (2.33%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 6 (13.95%) Subversion
2 5 (11.63%) Git (software)
3 2 (4.65%) Rational Rhapsody
4 1 (2.33%) Rational DOORS
General
1 6 (13.95%) Military
2 1 (2.33%) Aerospace
2 1 (2.33%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 15 (34.88%) Software Engineer
2 7 (16.28%) C++ Software Engineer
3 6 (13.95%) Consultant
3 6 (13.95%) Head of IT
3 6 (13.95%) Support Engineer
4 5 (11.63%) Analyst
4 5 (11.63%) Cybersecurity Consultant
4 5 (11.63%) Security Consultant
4 5 (11.63%) Senior Consultant
4 5 (11.63%) Senior Cybersecurity Consultant
4 5 (11.63%) Senior Security Consultant
5 4 (9.30%) Business Analyst
6 3 (6.98%) Applications Support
6 3 (6.98%) Desktop Engineer
6 3 (6.98%) Desktop Support
6 3 (6.98%) Desktop Support Engineer
6 3 (6.98%) Developer
6 3 (6.98%) Developer/Software Engineer
6 3 (6.98%) Software Developer
7 2 (4.65%) Release Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (13.95%) .NET
2 5 (11.63%) MFC
3 1 (2.33%) ASP.NET
3 1 (2.33%) Classic ASP
3 1 (2.33%) POCO
Miscellaneous
1 8 (18.60%) Analytical Skills
2 5 (11.63%) CESG
2 5 (11.63%) Management Information System
3 3 (6.98%) Driving Licence
Operating Systems
1 10 (23.26%) Windows
2 8 (18.60%) Windows 10
3 4 (9.30%) Windows Server
4 3 (6.98%) Windows 8
4 3 (6.98%) Windows Server 2012
4 3 (6.98%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 25 (58.14%) Software Engineering
2 21 (48.84%) Agile Software Development
3 10 (23.26%) Business Analysis
4 9 (20.93%) SEO
5 8 (18.60%) Business Transformation
5 8 (18.60%) Configuration Management
5 8 (18.60%) Software Delivery
6 6 (13.95%) Continuous Improvement
6 6 (13.95%) E-Commerce
6 6 (13.95%) OOD
6 6 (13.95%) Project Management
6 6 (13.95%) UML
7 5 (11.63%) API Development
7 5 (11.63%) Cybersecurity
7 5 (11.63%) Information Security
7 5 (11.63%) Risk Assessment
7 5 (11.63%) Risk Management
7 5 (11.63%) SABSA
7 5 (11.63%) Scrum
7 5 (11.63%) Security Architecture
Programming Languages
1 7 (16.28%) C++
2 6 (13.95%) C#
3 2 (4.65%) SQL
4 1 (2.33%) C
4 1 (2.33%) Java
4 1 (2.33%) PHP
4 1 (2.33%) PL/SQL
4 1 (2.33%) VBA
Qualifications
1 43 (100.00%) Security Cleared
2 6 (13.95%) Degree
3 5 (11.63%) CISM
3 5 (11.63%) CISSP
4 4 (9.30%) IIBA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (18.60%) QA
2 5 (11.63%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 5 (11.63%) RMADS
3 1 (2.33%) MISRA
3 1 (2.33%) MISRA C
System Software
1 4 (9.30%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 4 (9.30%) Cisco
2 3 (6.98%) CheckPoint
2 3 (6.98%) LANDesk
2 3 (6.98%) Lotus
2 3 (6.98%) McAfee
2 3 (6.98%) Microsoft
3 2 (4.65%) Oracle
4 1 (2.33%) Green Hills
4 1 (2.33%) IBM
4 1 (2.33%) Remedy
Newport, Gwent
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: UKP 40000 per year
Posted: 23 hours ago
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: UKP 40000 per year
Posted: 23 hours ago
Newport, Gwent
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: UKP 50000 per year
Posted: 20 hours ago
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: UKP 50000 per year
Posted: 20 hours ago
Swansea, West Glamorgan
Experis Ltd
Salary: £46696.00 - £53700.00 per annum + +pension
Posted: 6 days ago
Bridgend, Mid Glamorgan
CGI
Salary: £20000 - £50000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 12 days ago