The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Wales with a requirement for Security Cleared qualifications. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 28 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Security Clearance
UK / Wales
3 months to
28 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 74 65 52
Rank change year-on-year -9 -13  
Permanent jobs citing Security Cleared 29 45 55
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Wales 2.63% 3.23% 4.06%
As % of the Qualifications category 9.57% 10.87% 17.86%
Number of salaries quoted 18 43 52
Median salary £27,000 £40,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -32.50% -5.88%  
90% offered a salary of more than £25,230 £25,560 £18,500
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £50,000 £50,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £46,500
% change year-on-year - -3.22%  

Security 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 303 414 308
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Wales 27.52% 29.70% 22.75%
Number of salaries quoted 216 343 261
Median salary £40,000 £37,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.66% -6.25%  
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £25,020 £24,350
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £55,000 £50,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,500

Security Cleared
Job Vacancy Trend in Wales

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

Job vacancy trend for Security Cleared in Wales

Security Cleared
Salary Trend in Wales

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

Salary trend for Security Cleared in Wales

Security Cleared
Salary Histogram in Wales

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Security Cleared in Wales over the 3 months to 28 March 2017.

Salary histogram for Security Cleared in Wales

Security 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 Security Cleared within the Wales region over the 3 months to 28 March 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
South Wales -10 21 £27,000 -33.74% 10
West Wales - 7 - -
Mid Wales - 1 £39,000 -
Security Cleared
UK

For the 6 months to 28 March 2017, IT jobs citing Security 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 Security Cleared.

1 19 (30.16%) SC Cleared
2 15 (23.81%) Telecoms
3 13 (20.63%) SLA
4 10 (15.87%) Software Engineering
4 10 (15.87%) PDA
4 10 (15.87%) UML
5 9 (14.29%) Windows
5 9 (14.29%) Rational DOORS
6 8 (12.70%) Degree
6 8 (12.70%) OO
6 8 (12.70%) C#
6 8 (12.70%) C++
6 8 (12.70%) Configuration Management
6 8 (12.70%) Firewall
7 7 (11.11%) Management Information System
7 7 (11.11%) SQL
7 7 (11.11%) Cisco
7 7 (11.11%) Cisco Certification
7 7 (11.11%) ISO/IEC 27001
8 6 (9.52%) Requirements Management
8 6 (9.52%) Agile Software Development
8 6 (9.52%) Rational Rhapsody
8 6 (9.52%) SAP
8 6 (9.52%) Information Security
9 5 (7.94%) Risk Assessment
9 5 (7.94%) Military
9 5 (7.94%) SEO
9 5 (7.94%) Risk Management
9 5 (7.94%) CISM
9 5 (7.94%) C

Security 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 2 (3.17%) NetWeaver
1 2 (3.17%) SharePoint
2 1 (1.59%) Elasticsearch
2 1 (1.59%) Exchange Server 2007
2 1 (1.59%) Exchange Server 2010
2 1 (1.59%) IIS
2 1 (1.59%) MS Exchange
2 1 (1.59%) SAP Portal
Applications
1 1 (1.59%) MS Excel
1 1 (1.59%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 2 (3.17%) Dynamics CRM
1 2 (3.17%) Remedy ITSM
1 2 (3.17%) SAP CO
1 2 (3.17%) SAP FI
1 2 (3.17%) SAP FI/CO
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.59%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (1.59%) Office 365
1 1 (1.59%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 8 (12.70%) Firewall
2 4 (6.35%) Ethernet
3 2 (3.17%) ADSL
3 2 (3.17%) BGP
3 2 (3.17%) Cisco ASA
3 2 (3.17%) EIGRP
3 2 (3.17%) LAN
3 2 (3.17%) MPLS
3 2 (3.17%) OSPF
3 2 (3.17%) RIP
3 2 (3.17%) SNMP
3 2 (3.17%) SSL
3 2 (3.17%) TCP/IP
3 2 (3.17%) VPN
3 2 (3.17%) Wireless
3 2 (3.17%) WLAN
4 1 (1.59%) Cisco IOS
4 1 (1.59%) VLAN
4 1 (1.59%) VoIP
4 1 (1.59%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (4.76%) BusinessObjects
2 2 (3.17%) BusinessObjects Business Intelligence
2 2 (3.17%) Data Warehouse
2 2 (3.17%) SAP BW
2 2 (3.17%) SAP HANA
3 1 (1.59%) Geospatial Data
3 1 (1.59%) MongoDB
3 1 (1.59%) NoSQL
3 1 (1.59%) Relational Database
3 1 (1.59%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 9 (14.29%) Rational DOORS
2 6 (9.52%) Rational Rhapsody
3 3 (4.76%) Subversion
3 3 (4.76%) Visual Studio
4 1 (1.59%) Eclipse
4 1 (1.59%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 15 (23.81%) Telecoms
2 5 (7.94%) Military
3 3 (4.76%) Aerospace
3 3 (4.76%) Automotive
4 2 (3.17%) Legal
5 1 (1.59%) Electronics
5 1 (1.59%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 19 (30.16%) IT Engineer
2 11 (17.46%) IT Support
2 11 (17.46%) IT Support Engineer
2 11 (17.46%) Support Engineer
3 10 (15.87%) Break Fix Engineer
3 10 (15.87%) Consultant
3 10 (15.87%) Software Engineer
4 6 (9.52%) Cabling Engineer
4 6 (9.52%) Senior Software Engineer
5 5 (7.94%) Cybersecurity Consultant
5 5 (7.94%) Developer
5 5 (7.94%) Network Engineer
5 5 (7.94%) SAP Consultant
5 5 (7.94%) Security Consultant
5 5 (7.94%) Senior Consultant
5 5 (7.94%) Senior Security Consultant
6 3 (4.76%) Administrator
6 3 (4.76%) C++ Software Engineer
6 3 (4.76%) Unix Administrator
7 2 (3.17%) SAP FI/CO Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (4.76%) HTML
1 3 (4.76%) XML
2 2 (3.17%) .NET
2 2 (3.17%) CGI
2 2 (3.17%) POCO
3 1 (1.59%) .NET Framework
3 1 (1.59%) AngularJS
3 1 (1.59%) ASP.NET
3 1 (1.59%) ASP.NET MVC
3 1 (1.59%) CSS
3 1 (1.59%) HTML5
3 1 (1.59%) JSON
3 1 (1.59%) Node.js
3 1 (1.59%) OpenGL
3 1 (1.59%) REST
3 1 (1.59%) SAP ALE
3 1 (1.59%) SAP Basis
3 1 (1.59%) SAP Smart Forms
3 1 (1.59%) Spring
3 1 (1.59%) Web Dynpro
Miscellaneous
1 10 (15.87%) PDA
2 7 (11.11%) Management Information System
3 5 (7.94%) CESG
4 2 (3.17%) Analytical Skills
4 2 (3.17%) Computer Science
4 2 (3.17%) Driving Licence
4 2 (3.17%) Embedded Systems
5 1 (1.59%) Clustering
5 1 (1.59%) Data Centre
5 1 (1.59%) Data Protection Act
5 1 (1.59%) Enterprise Storage
5 1 (1.59%) LPAR
5 1 (1.59%) Mobile App
5 1 (1.59%) PKI
5 1 (1.59%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 9 (14.29%) Windows
2 4 (6.35%) Linux
3 3 (4.76%) AIX
3 3 (4.76%) CentOS
3 3 (4.76%) Debian
3 3 (4.76%) HPUX
3 3 (4.76%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 3 (4.76%) Solaris
3 3 (4.76%) Ubuntu
3 3 (4.76%) Unix
4 2 (3.17%) Windows Server
5 1 (1.59%) Embedded Linux
5 1 (1.59%) Windows Server 2003
5 1 (1.59%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (15.87%) Software Engineering
1 10 (15.87%) UML
2 8 (12.70%) Configuration Management
2 8 (12.70%) OO
3 6 (9.52%) Agile Software Development
3 6 (9.52%) Information Security
3 6 (9.52%) Requirements Management
4 5 (7.94%) Change Control
4 5 (7.94%) Cybersecurity
4 5 (7.94%) OOA/OOD
4 5 (7.94%) Risk Assessment
4 5 (7.94%) Risk Management
4 5 (7.94%) SABSA
4 5 (7.94%) Security Architecture
4 5 (7.94%) SEO
4 5 (7.94%) Software Architecture
5 4 (6.35%) ITIL
6 3 (4.76%) Business Intelligence
6 3 (4.76%) Change Management
6 3 (4.76%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 8 (12.70%) C#
1 8 (12.70%) C++
2 7 (11.11%) SQL
3 5 (7.94%) C
3 5 (7.94%) Embedded C
3 5 (7.94%) Embedded C++
4 4 (6.35%) Java
5 2 (3.17%) JavaScript
6 1 (1.59%) ABAP
6 1 (1.59%) PHP
6 1 (1.59%) SAPscript
6 1 (1.59%) Scala
6 1 (1.59%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 19 (30.16%) SC Cleared
2 8 (12.70%) Degree
3 7 (11.11%) Cisco Certification
4 5 (7.94%) CCNP
4 5 (7.94%) CISM
4 5 (7.94%) CISSP
5 4 (6.35%) CCNA
5 4 (6.35%) DV Cleared
6 2 (3.17%) CCA
7 1 (1.59%) ITIL Certification
7 1 (1.59%) MCP
7 1 (1.59%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 13 (20.63%) SLA
2 7 (11.11%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 5 (7.94%) RMADS
4 3 (4.76%) MISRA
4 3 (4.76%) MISRA C
5 2 (3.17%) QA
6 1 (1.59%) Disclosure Scotland
System Software
1 2 (3.17%) ProxySG
2 1 (1.59%) Active Directory
2 1 (1.59%) Firmware
2 1 (1.59%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 2 (3.17%) BladeLogic
1 2 (3.17%) WhatsUp Gold
2 1 (1.59%) SCCM
2 1 (1.59%) WSUS
Vendors
1 7 (11.11%) Cisco
2 6 (9.52%) SAP
3 4 (6.35%) F5
3 4 (6.35%) Fortinet
3 4 (6.35%) IBM
3 4 (6.35%) Intel Security
3 4 (6.35%) Microsoft
4 3 (4.76%) Blue Coat
4 3 (4.76%) CheckPoint
4 3 (4.76%) Red Hat
5 2 (3.17%) Aruba
5 2 (3.17%) BMC
5 2 (3.17%) Citrix
5 2 (3.17%) Green Hills
5 2 (3.17%) HP
5 2 (3.17%) Juniper
5 2 (3.17%) Nortel
5 2 (3.17%) Remedy
5 2 (3.17%) SolarWinds
5 2 (3.17%) VMware
Bridgend
South Wales Police
Salary: £27,246 rising to £31,620
Posted: 5 days ago
Newport, Gwent
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £30,000 - £50,000
Posted: 5 days ago
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £30,000 - £50,000
Posted: 5 days ago
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
National Assembly for Wales
Salary: From £26,917 to £36,909 per annum
Posted: 15 days ago
Bridgend, Mid Glamorgan
CGI
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 22 days ago
Bridgend, Mid Glamorgan
CGI
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 27 days ago