The table below looks at the statistics for SC Cleared in IT jobs advertised for the Bridgend region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited SC Cleared over the 3 months to 19 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
19 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Security Check (SC) Clearance
Rank 8 22 7
Rank change year-on-year
+14 -15
Permanent jobs citing SC Cleared 9 11 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bridgend 17.31% 8.33% 17.24%
As % of the Qualifications category 32.14% 57.89% 26.32%
Number of salaries quoted 6 11 4
Average salary £33,250 £35,000 £38,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.00% -9.09%
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+11.11% -
SC Cleared
South Wales

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Qualifications category in permanent jobs advertised in the Bridgend region.

Qualifications Category
Bridgend
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
28 19 19
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bridgend 53.85% 14.39% 65.52%
Number of salaries quoted 25 19 18
Average salary £36,500 £35,000 £38,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.28% -9.09%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,200 £25,000 £31,100
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £45,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.50% -

SC Cleared
Jobs Demand Trend in Bridgend

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing SC Cleared across the Bridgend region as a proportion of the total demand within the Qualifications category.

SC Cleared Jobs Demand Trend in Bridgend

SC Cleared
Salary Trend in Bridgend

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

SC Cleared Salary Trend in Bridgend

SC Cleared
Salary Histogram in Bridgend

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing SC Cleared across the Bridgend region over the 3 months to 19 September 2014.

SC Cleared Salary Histogram in Bridgend

SC Cleared
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bridgend

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, IT jobs across the Bridgend region citing SC Cleared also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited SC Cleared.

1 17 (100.00%) Security Cleared
2 10 (58.82%) ITIL
3 8 (47.06%) Microsoft
4 6 (35.29%) Cisco
4 6 (35.29%) Juniper
4 6 (35.29%) MS Excel
5 5 (29.41%) MS Office
5 5 (29.41%) Wireless
5 5 (29.41%) F5
5 5 (29.41%) Analytical Skills
6 4 (23.53%) Telecoms
6 4 (23.53%) Firewall
6 4 (23.53%) Remedy
7 3 (17.65%) Cisco Certification
7 3 (17.65%) SAN
7 3 (17.65%) WAN
7 3 (17.65%) CCNP
7 3 (17.65%) LAN
7 3 (17.65%) SQL
7 3 (17.65%) Network Design
7 3 (17.65%) Finance
8 2 (11.76%) Legal
8 2 (11.76%) VB6
8 2 (11.76%) Blue Coat
8 2 (11.76%) Service Delivery
8 2 (11.76%) Change Management
8 2 (11.76%) T-SQL
8 2 (11.76%) VB
8 2 (11.76%) SQL Server
8 2 (11.76%) Crystal Reports

SC Cleared
Top Related IT Skills in Bridgend by Category

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, IT jobs across the Bridgend region citing SC Cleared also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited SC Cleared. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 2 (11.76%) MS Exchange
1 2 (11.76%) Lync
2 1 (5.88%) Exchange Server 2010
2 1 (5.88%) Exchange Server 2013
2 1 (5.88%) Exchange Server 2000
2 1 (5.88%) Exchange Server 2003
2 1 (5.88%) Exchange Server 2007
Applications
1 6 (35.29%) MS Excel
2 5 (29.41%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 5 (29.41%) Wireless
2 4 (23.53%) Firewall
3 3 (17.65%) SAN
3 3 (17.65%) LAN
3 3 (17.65%) WAN
4 2 (11.76%) VoIP
4 2 (11.76%) Cisco Nexus
5 1 (5.88%) Internet
5 1 (5.88%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (11.76%) SQL Server
1 2 (11.76%) Crystal Reports
Development Applications
1 2 (11.76%) Visual Studio
General
1 4 (23.53%) Telecoms
2 3 (17.65%) Finance
3 2 (11.76%) Legal
Job Titles
1 3 (17.65%) Architect
1 3 (17.65%) Analyst
1 3 (17.65%) Network Engineer
2 2 (11.76%) Consultant
2 2 (11.76%) Senior Network Engineer
2 2 (11.76%) Configuration Analyst
2 2 (11.76%) Network Architect
2 2 (11.76%) Senior Network Architect
2 2 (11.76%) Senior Architect
2 2 (11.76%) Graduate
3 1 (5.88%) Wintel Architect
3 1 (5.88%) Wintel Engineer
3 1 (5.88%) Technical Design Authority
3 1 (5.88%) IT Graduate
3 1 (5.88%) Infrastructure Manager
3 1 (5.88%) Project Manager
3 1 (5.88%) Junior
3 1 (5.88%) Infrastructure Project Manager
3 1 (5.88%) Quality Manager
3 1 (5.88%) QA Manager
Miscellaneous
1 5 (29.41%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (11.76%) CMDB
3 1 (5.88%) Management Information System
3 1 (5.88%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 2 (11.76%) UNIX
1 2 (11.76%) Windows
2 1 (5.88%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (58.82%) ITIL
2 3 (17.65%) Network Design
3 2 (11.76%) Business Analysis
3 2 (11.76%) Change Control
3 2 (11.76%) Kalman Filter
3 2 (11.76%) Configuration Management
3 2 (11.76%) Project Management
3 2 (11.76%) Service Delivery
3 2 (11.76%) Change Management
4 1 (5.88%) Disaster Recovery
4 1 (5.88%) Migration
4 1 (5.88%) Service Management
4 1 (5.88%) CMMI
4 1 (5.88%) Mentoring
4 1 (5.88%) PRINCE2
4 1 (5.88%) Matrix Management
4 1 (5.88%) Release Management
4 1 (5.88%) SIEM
Programming Languages
1 3 (17.65%) SQL
2 2 (11.76%) T-SQL
2 2 (11.76%) VB
2 2 (11.76%) VB6
3 1 (5.88%) C
Qualifications
1 17 (100.00%) Security Cleared
2 3 (17.65%) CCNP
2 3 (17.65%) Cisco Certification
3 2 (11.76%) CCDA
3 2 (11.76%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
3 2 (11.76%) MCP
4 1 (5.88%) CISSP
4 1 (5.88%) GIAC
4 1 (5.88%) GCIA
4 1 (5.88%) GCFW
4 1 (5.88%) GCWN
4 1 (5.88%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (5.88%) ISO 9001
1 1 (5.88%) TickIT
1 1 (5.88%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 1 (5.88%) QA
System Software
1 2 (11.76%) Active Directory
2 1 (5.88%) Terminal Services
2 1 (5.88%) VMware ESX
2 1 (5.88%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (5.88%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 1 (5.88%) SCCM
Vendors
1 8 (47.06%) Microsoft
2 6 (35.29%) Cisco
2 6 (35.29%) Juniper
3 5 (29.41%) F5
4 4 (23.53%) Remedy
5 2 (11.76%) HP
5 2 (11.76%) Aruba
5 2 (11.76%) Blue Coat
5 2 (11.76%) Fortinet
5 2 (11.76%) ProCurve
6 1 (5.88%) Trend Micro
6 1 (5.88%) Sourcefire
6 1 (5.88%) Citrix
6 1 (5.88%) IBM
6 1 (5.88%) VMware
6 1 (5.88%) CheckPoint