The first table below looks at the demand for Security Cleared in IT jobs advertised for the Bridgend region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Security Cleared over the 3 months to 16 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Qualifications for the Bridgend region.

Location
3 months to
16 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Security Clearance
Rank 1 7 -
Rank change year-on-year
+6 -
Permanent jobs citing Security Cleared 21 11 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bridgend 34.43% 20.37% -
As % of the Qualifications category 65.63% 78.57% -
Number of salaries quoted 19 11 0
Average salary £52,500 £28,000 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
+87.50% -
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,000 £43,500
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -3.44%
Qualifications Category
Bridgend
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
32 14 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bridgend 52.46% 25.93% 70.00%
Number of salaries quoted 30 14 7
Average salary £45,000 £27,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+63.63% -21.42%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £20,500 £32,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £36,000 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
Security Cleared
South Wales

Security Cleared
Jobs Demand Trend in Bridgend

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

Security Cleared Jobs Demand Trend in Bridgend

Security Cleared
Salary Trend in Bridgend

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

Security Cleared Salary Trend in Bridgend

Security Cleared
Salary Histogram in Bridgend

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Security Cleared across the Bridgend region over the 3 months to 16 April 2014.

Security Cleared Salary Histogram in Bridgend

Security Cleared
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bridgend

For the 6 months to 16 April 2014, IT jobs across the Bridgend region citing Security 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 Security Cleared.

1 49 (81.67%) SC Cleared
2 39 (65.00%) Microsoft
3 33 (55.00%) ITIL
4 28 (46.67%) Cisco
5 27 (45.00%) F5
6 26 (43.33%) Juniper
7 24 (40.00%) Cisco Certification
8 23 (38.33%) CCNP
9 22 (36.67%) HP
10 19 (31.67%) SAN
10 19 (31.67%) Windows
11 18 (30.00%) UNIX
12 17 (28.33%) Terminal Services
12 17 (28.33%) Remedy
12 17 (28.33%) Wireless
13 16 (26.67%) Telecoms
13 16 (26.67%) VMware
13 16 (26.67%) Citrix
13 16 (26.67%) VMware Infrastructure
14 15 (25.00%) Lync
14 15 (25.00%) Disaster Recovery
15 13 (21.67%) Clustering
15 13 (21.67%) Blue Coat
15 13 (21.67%) VoIP
15 13 (21.67%) Cisco Nexus
15 13 (21.67%) Aruba
15 13 (21.67%) ProCurve
16 12 (20.00%) DV Cleared
16 12 (20.00%) Fortinet
16 12 (20.00%) Symantec

Security Cleared
Top Related IT Skills in Bridgend by Category

For the 6 months to 16 April 2014, IT jobs across the Bridgend region citing Security 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 Security Cleared. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 15 (25.00%) Lync
2 10 (16.67%) Exchange Server 2007
2 10 (16.67%) Exchange Server 2000
2 10 (16.67%) Exchange Server 2003
2 10 (16.67%) MS Exchange
3 9 (15.00%) Exchange Server 2010
4 7 (11.67%) Exchange Server 2013
5 5 (8.33%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
6 1 (1.67%) LiveLink
Applications
1 9 (15.00%) MS Excel
2 1 (1.67%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 5 (8.33%) Remedy ITSM
2 1 (1.67%) Oracle 11i
Communications & Networking
1 19 (31.67%) SAN
2 17 (28.33%) Wireless
3 13 (21.67%) VoIP
3 13 (21.67%) Cisco Nexus
4 6 (10.00%) TCP/IP
4 6 (10.00%) Firewall
5 5 (8.33%) LAN
5 5 (8.33%) WAN
5 5 (8.33%) DHCP
5 5 (8.33%) DNS
6 3 (5.00%) Internet
7 2 (3.33%) Intrusion Detection
7 2 (3.33%) Cisco ASA
7 2 (3.33%) Cisco PIX
7 2 (3.33%) Network Security
7 2 (3.33%) OSPF
7 2 (3.33%) Ethernet
7 2 (3.33%) PPP
7 2 (3.33%) RIP
7 2 (3.33%) PBX
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (3.33%) SQL Server
2 1 (1.67%) MS Access
2 1 (1.67%) RDBMS
2 1 (1.67%) Oracle Database
2 1 (1.67%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 1 (1.67%) Eclipse
General
1 16 (26.67%) Telecoms
2 6 (10.00%) Legal
3 3 (5.00%) Finance
3 3 (5.00%) Back Office
3 3 (5.00%) Local Government
4 1 (1.67%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 16 (26.67%) Architect
2 12 (20.00%) Network Architect
3 8 (13.33%) Network Engineer
4 6 (10.00%) VMware Engineer
4 6 (10.00%) Virtualisation Engineer
4 6 (10.00%) Consultant
4 6 (10.00%) Technical Support
5 5 (8.33%) Support Engineer
5 5 (8.33%) Wintel Support
5 5 (8.33%) Senior Network Engineer
6 4 (6.67%) Wintel Engineer
6 4 (6.67%) Analyst
7 3 (5.00%) Support Analyst
7 3 (5.00%) Technical Support Engineer
7 3 (5.00%) Technical Engineer
7 3 (5.00%) Network Specialist
7 3 (5.00%) UNIX Consultant
7 3 (5.00%) Senior Network Architect
7 3 (5.00%) Wintel Architect
7 3 (5.00%) Technical Design Authority
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (5.00%) CGI
2 1 (1.67%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 13 (21.67%) Clustering
2 6 (10.00%) HACMP
3 5 (8.33%) Blackberry
4 3 (5.00%) Enterprise Storage
5 2 (3.33%) Statistics
6 1 (1.67%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 19 (31.67%) Windows
2 18 (30.00%) UNIX
3 8 (13.33%) Linux
4 6 (10.00%) Solaris
4 6 (10.00%) AIX
5 3 (5.00%) HPUX
5 3 (5.00%) Windows Server 2012
5 3 (5.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 1 (1.67%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 33 (55.00%) ITIL
2 15 (25.00%) Disaster Recovery
3 9 (15.00%) Network Architecture
4 6 (10.00%) Change Management
5 4 (6.67%) Network Design
5 4 (6.67%) Service Management
6 3 (5.00%) Matrix Management
6 3 (5.00%) Change Control
7 2 (3.33%) Network Management
8 1 (1.67%) Service Delivery
8 1 (1.67%) Release Management
8 1 (1.67%) Database Tuning
8 1 (1.67%) SIEM
8 1 (1.67%) Performance Tuning
Programming Languages
1 10 (16.67%) PowerShell
2 4 (6.67%) VBScript
3 2 (3.33%) SQL
3 2 (3.33%) VB
3 2 (3.33%) C
3 2 (3.33%) Java
4 1 (1.67%) VB6
4 1 (1.67%) Perl
4 1 (1.67%) PL/SQL
4 1 (1.67%) C#
4 1 (1.67%) Delphi
4 1 (1.67%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 49 (81.67%) SC Cleared
2 24 (40.00%) Cisco Certification
3 23 (38.33%) CCNP
4 12 (20.00%) DV Cleared
5 8 (13.33%) MCP
5 8 (13.33%) CCIE
6 7 (11.67%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
6 7 (11.67%) CCDP
7 6 (10.00%) Oracle Certification
8 5 (8.33%) CCDA
9 1 (1.67%) GIAC
9 1 (1.67%) GCIA
9 1 (1.67%) GCFW
9 1 (1.67%) GCWN
9 1 (1.67%) CISSP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (6.67%) SLA
2 1 (1.67%) QA
System Software
1 17 (28.33%) Terminal Services
2 16 (26.67%) VMware Infrastructure
3 11 (18.33%) Active Directory
3 11 (18.33%) Hyper-V
4 9 (15.00%) vSphere
5 8 (13.33%) XenApp
6 7 (11.67%) MetaFrame
7 6 (10.00%) vCloud
7 6 (10.00%) XenServer
7 6 (10.00%) XenDesktop
8 4 (6.67%) VMware ESX
9 3 (5.00%) Veritas Cluster Server
9 3 (5.00%) Xen
9 3 (5.00%) PowerHA
10 2 (3.33%) Microsoft Virtual Server
11 1 (1.67%) Microsoft App-V
11 1 (1.67%) Citrix Presentation Server
11 1 (1.67%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 12 (20.00%) Norton AntiVirus
2 11 (18.33%) NetBackup
2 11 (18.33%) Backup Exec
3 6 (10.00%) HP Data Protector
4 5 (8.33%) ARCserve
5 3 (5.00%) BMC PATROL
6 2 (3.33%) WhatsUp Gold
6 2 (3.33%) SCCM
6 2 (3.33%) OpenView
6 2 (3.33%) CiscoWorks
7 1 (1.67%) McAfee ePO
Vendors
1 39 (65.00%) Microsoft
2 28 (46.67%) Cisco
3 27 (45.00%) F5
4 26 (43.33%) Juniper
5 22 (36.67%) HP
6 17 (28.33%) Remedy
7 16 (26.67%) VMware
7 16 (26.67%) Citrix
8 13 (21.67%) Blue Coat
8 13 (21.67%) Aruba
8 13 (21.67%) ProCurve
9 12 (20.00%) Fortinet
9 12 (20.00%) Symantec
10 11 (18.33%) Oracle
11 8 (13.33%) Riverbed
12 6 (10.00%) Red Hat
13 5 (8.33%) BMC
14 4 (6.67%) Sophos
14 4 (6.67%) McAfee
15 3 (5.00%) Sun