The table below looks at the statistics for SC Cleared in IT jobs advertised for the Cardiff region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited SC Cleared over the 3 months to 3 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
3 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Security Check (SC) Clearance
Rank 74 62 51
Rank change year-on-year
-12 -11
Permanent jobs citing SC Cleared 6 9 10
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cardiff 0.72% 1.33% 1.82%
As % of the Qualifications category 2.65% 4.13% 6.99%
Number of salaries quoted 6 4 6
Average salary £36,250 £42,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-14.70% +21.42%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £42,500 £24,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £44,950 £37,500
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £50,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
-10.00% +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 Cardiff region.

Qualifications Category
Cardiff
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
226 218 143
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cardiff 27.16% 32.30% 26.05%
Number of salaries quoted 201 189 117
Average salary £37,500 £34,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+10.29% -15.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £29,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £57,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.65% +2.50%

SC Cleared
Jobs Demand Trend in Cardiff

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

SC Cleared Jobs Demand Trend in Cardiff

SC Cleared
Salary Trend in Cardiff

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

SC Cleared Salary Trend in Cardiff

SC Cleared
Salary Histogram in Cardiff

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing SC Cleared across the Cardiff region over the 3 months to 3 August 2015.

SC Cleared Salary Histogram in Cardiff

SC Cleared
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cardiff

For the 6 months to 3 August 2015, IT jobs across the Cardiff 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 22 (100.00%) Security Cleared
2 8 (36.36%) Firewall
2 8 (36.36%) SQL
3 7 (31.82%) F5
3 7 (31.82%) Cisco
3 7 (31.82%) Juniper
4 6 (27.27%) Nokia
4 6 (27.27%) SLA
4 6 (27.27%) CheckPoint
4 6 (27.27%) Cisco ASA
4 6 (27.27%) Blue Coat
4 6 (27.27%) Network Security
5 5 (22.73%) PCI DSS
5 5 (22.73%) Penetration Testing
5 5 (22.73%) Wireless
5 5 (22.73%) Information Security
6 4 (18.18%) CCNP
6 4 (18.18%) CCNA
6 4 (18.18%) Degree
6 4 (18.18%) Cisco Certification
6 4 (18.18%) Mentoring
7 3 (13.64%) Windows
8 2 (9.09%) Telecoms
8 2 (9.09%) HTML
8 2 (9.09%) Java
8 2 (9.09%) Agile Software Development
8 2 (9.09%) Incident Management
8 2 (9.09%) Data Centre
8 2 (9.09%) PowerShell
8 2 (9.09%) Performance Monitoring

SC Cleared
Top Related IT Skills in Cardiff by Category

For the 6 months to 3 August 2015, IT jobs across the Cardiff 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.

Applications
1 1 (4.55%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 8 (36.36%) Firewall
2 6 (27.27%) Network Security
2 6 (27.27%) Cisco ASA
3 5 (22.73%) Wireless
4 1 (4.55%) Wireshark
4 1 (4.55%) VoIP
4 1 (4.55%) WAN
4 1 (4.55%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (4.55%) SQL Server
1 1 (4.55%) Oracle9i Database
1 1 (4.55%) RDBMS
1 1 (4.55%) SQL Server Reporting Services
1 1 (4.55%) SQL Server Integration Services
1 1 (4.55%) Oracle Database 11g
1 1 (4.55%) SQL Server Analysis Services
1 1 (4.55%) SQL Server 2008
1 1 (4.55%) Oracle Database
1 1 (4.55%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 1 (4.55%) Visual Studio
1 1 (4.55%) Oracle Forms
1 1 (4.55%) Team Foundation Server
1 1 (4.55%) MSBuild
General
1 2 (9.09%) Telecoms
2 1 (4.55%) Retail
Job Titles
1 12 (54.55%) Network Engineer
2 8 (36.36%) Security Engineer
3 6 (27.27%) Network Security Engineer
4 3 (13.64%) Penetration Tester
4 3 (13.64%) Tester
5 2 (9.09%) Developer
6 1 (4.55%) Senior Consultant
6 1 (4.55%) Consultant
6 1 (4.55%) Software Engineer
6 1 (4.55%) Senior Oracle Developer
6 1 (4.55%) DBA
6 1 (4.55%) Senior Developer
6 1 (4.55%) Administrator
6 1 (4.55%) Java Developer
6 1 (4.55%) Oracle Developer
6 1 (4.55%) .NET Developer
6 1 (4.55%) SQL Server DBA
6 1 (4.55%) Java Software Engineer
6 1 (4.55%) Team Leader
6 1 (4.55%) SQL DBA
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (9.09%) HTML
2 1 (4.55%) .NET
2 1 (4.55%) Web Services
2 1 (4.55%) XML
2 1 (4.55%) WinForms
2 1 (4.55%) Spring
2 1 (4.55%) .NET Framework
2 1 (4.55%) JSON
2 1 (4.55%) WCF
2 1 (4.55%) WPF
2 1 (4.55%) LINQ
2 1 (4.55%) HTML5
2 1 (4.55%) Entity Framework
2 1 (4.55%) REST
2 1 (4.55%) Spring Integration
2 1 (4.55%) AngularJS
Miscellaneous
1 2 (9.09%) Data Centre
2 1 (4.55%) NHS
2 1 (4.55%) Replication
2 1 (4.55%) Clustering
2 1 (4.55%) Data Protection Act
2 1 (4.55%) Internet of Things
2 1 (4.55%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 3 (13.64%) Windows
2 2 (9.09%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (4.55%) Windows Server 2012
3 1 (4.55%) Windows 2000
3 1 (4.55%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (22.73%) Information Security
1 5 (22.73%) Penetration Testing
2 4 (18.18%) Mentoring
3 2 (9.09%) Agile Software Development
3 2 (9.09%) Performance Monitoring
3 2 (9.09%) Incident Management
4 1 (4.55%) Requirements Management
4 1 (4.55%) Business Development
4 1 (4.55%) Unit Testing
4 1 (4.55%) Data Protection
4 1 (4.55%) Database Tuning
4 1 (4.55%) Open Source
4 1 (4.55%) MVVM
4 1 (4.55%) WAN Optimisation
4 1 (4.55%) Cyber Security
4 1 (4.55%) Performance Tuning
4 1 (4.55%) Performance Analysis
4 1 (4.55%) ITIL
4 1 (4.55%) UML
4 1 (4.55%) OOP
Programming Languages
1 8 (36.36%) SQL
2 2 (9.09%) Java
2 2 (9.09%) PowerShell
3 1 (4.55%) C#
3 1 (4.55%) JavaScript
3 1 (4.55%) Perl
3 1 (4.55%) PL/SQL
3 1 (4.55%) T-SQL
3 1 (4.55%) VB
3 1 (4.55%) Python
Qualifications
1 22 (100.00%) Security Cleared
2 4 (18.18%) Degree
2 4 (18.18%) CCNP
2 4 (18.18%) CCNA
2 4 (18.18%) Cisco Certification
3 1 (4.55%) CISA
3 1 (4.55%) CISM
3 1 (4.55%) CISSP
3 1 (4.55%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (27.27%) SLA
2 5 (22.73%) PCI DSS
3 1 (4.55%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 1 (4.55%) Terminal Services
1 1 (4.55%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (4.55%) OpenView
1 1 (4.55%) Nagios
1 1 (4.55%) OPNET
1 1 (4.55%) SolarWinds Orion
1 1 (4.55%) CA Spectrum
Vendors
1 7 (31.82%) Cisco
1 7 (31.82%) Juniper
1 7 (31.82%) F5
2 6 (27.27%) Blue Coat
2 6 (27.27%) Nokia
2 6 (27.27%) CheckPoint
3 1 (4.55%) VMware
3 1 (4.55%) BMC
3 1 (4.55%) CA
3 1 (4.55%) Microsoft
3 1 (4.55%) Compuware
3 1 (4.55%) HP
3 1 (4.55%) Citrix
3 1 (4.55%) NetScout
3 1 (4.55%) Riverbed
3 1 (4.55%) SolarWinds
3 1 (4.55%) NetQoS
3 1 (4.55%) Ipanema Technologies
3 1 (4.55%) Oracle
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
National Assembly for Wales
Salary: Executive Band 1(Grade 6)
Posted: 18 days ago