The table below looks at the statistics for Security Cleared in IT jobs advertised for the Cardiff region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Security Cleared over the 3 months to 1 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
1 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Security Clearance
Rank 53 59 67
Rank change year-on-year
+6 +8
Permanent jobs citing Security Cleared 16 2 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cardiff 2.45% 0.39% 0.71%
As % of the Qualifications category 12.40% 1.09% 3.20%
Number of salaries quoted 16 1 4
Average salary £42,500 £28,000 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+51.78% -41.05%
90% offered a salary of more than £36,250 £28,000 £42,250
10% offered a salary of more than £44,500 £28,000 £57,510
UK excluding London average salary £46,500 £42,500 £41,000
% change year-on-year
+9.41% +3.65%
Security 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
129 183 125
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cardiff 19.75% 36.02% 22.32%
Number of salaries quoted 118 158 113
Average salary £36,750 £36,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.08% -10.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,250 £25,500 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £55,000 £51,450
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

Security Cleared
Jobs Demand Trend in Cardiff

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

Security Cleared Jobs Demand Trend in Cardiff

Security Cleared
Salary Trend in Cardiff

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

Security Cleared Salary Trend in Cardiff

Security Cleared
Salary Histogram in Cardiff

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Security Cleared across the Cardiff region over the 3 months to 1 April 2015.

Security Cleared Salary Histogram in Cardiff

Security Cleared
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cardiff

For the 6 months to 1 April 2015, IT jobs across the Cardiff 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 25 (92.59%) SC Cleared
2 14 (51.85%) Firewall
3 13 (48.15%) Juniper
4 12 (44.44%) Network Security
5 11 (40.74%) Cisco
6 9 (33.33%) Cisco ASA
7 8 (29.63%) Telecoms
7 8 (29.63%) F5
8 7 (25.93%) Java
8 7 (25.93%) SLA
8 7 (25.93%) CheckPoint
8 7 (25.93%) Agile Software Development
9 6 (22.22%) HTML
9 6 (22.22%) CCNP
9 6 (22.22%) Cisco Certification
9 6 (22.22%) Nokia
9 6 (22.22%) Blue Coat
9 6 (22.22%) Spring
9 6 (22.22%) REST
10 5 (18.52%) JavaScript
10 5 (18.52%) XML
10 5 (18.52%) JSON
10 5 (18.52%) Open Source
10 5 (18.52%) HTML5
11 4 (14.81%) Web Services
11 4 (14.81%) VoIP
11 4 (14.81%) WAN
11 4 (14.81%) VPN
11 4 (14.81%) Finance
12 3 (11.11%) SQL

Security Cleared
Top Related IT Skills in Cardiff by Category

For the 6 months to 1 April 2015, IT jobs across the Cardiff 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 1 (3.70%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
1 1 (3.70%) ArcGIS
1 1 (3.70%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 1 (3.70%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 14 (51.85%) Firewall
2 12 (44.44%) Network Security
3 9 (33.33%) Cisco ASA
4 4 (14.81%) VoIP
4 4 (14.81%) WAN
4 4 (14.81%) VPN
5 2 (7.41%) MPLS
5 2 (7.41%) Ethernet
5 2 (7.41%) ATM
5 2 (7.41%) LAN
5 2 (7.41%) Wireless
5 2 (7.41%) IPsec
6 1 (3.70%) Wireshark
6 1 (3.70%) Frame Relay
6 1 (3.70%) OSPF
6 1 (3.70%) BGP
6 1 (3.70%) IPv4
6 1 (3.70%) IPv6
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (7.41%) NoSQL
General
1 8 (29.63%) Telecoms
2 4 (14.81%) Finance
3 3 (11.11%) Retail
4 2 (7.41%) Banking
Job Titles
1 14 (51.85%) Network Engineer
2 13 (48.15%) Security Engineer
3 10 (37.04%) Network Security Engineer
4 6 (22.22%) Java Developer
4 6 (22.22%) Developer
5 3 (11.11%) Software Developer
5 3 (11.11%) Software Engineer
5 3 (11.11%) Java Software Engineer
5 3 (11.11%) Java Software Developer
5 3 (11.11%) Consultant
6 2 (7.41%) Java/J2EE Developer
6 2 (7.41%) Salesforce.com Consultant
6 2 (7.41%) Designer
6 2 (7.41%) Penetration Tester
6 2 (7.41%) Tester
7 1 (3.70%) Architect
7 1 (3.70%) Technical Architect
7 1 (3.70%) Network Designer
7 1 (3.70%) Technical Designer
7 1 (3.70%) Senior Security Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (22.22%) HTML
1 6 (22.22%) Spring
1 6 (22.22%) REST
2 5 (18.52%) JSON
2 5 (18.52%) HTML5
2 5 (18.52%) XML
3 4 (14.81%) Web Services
4 3 (11.11%) Spring Integration
4 3 (11.11%) AngularJS
4 3 (11.11%) Hibernate
5 2 (7.41%) J2EE
6 1 (3.70%) SOAP
6 1 (3.70%) JSF
Miscellaneous
1 5 (18.52%) Open Source
2 3 (11.11%) Blackberry
3 2 (7.41%) Computer Science
4 1 (3.70%) GIS
4 1 (3.70%) Clustering
4 1 (3.70%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 2 (7.41%) Windows
1 2 (7.41%) Linux
1 2 (7.41%) Android
2 1 (3.70%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (25.93%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (11.11%) MVC
2 3 (11.11%) OOA/OOD
2 3 (11.11%) OO
2 3 (11.11%) Software Engineering
2 3 (11.11%) Unit Testing
2 3 (11.11%) Continuous Improvement
2 3 (11.11%) Mentoring
3 2 (7.41%) Cyber Security
3 2 (7.41%) OOD
3 2 (7.41%) Scrum
3 2 (7.41%) Information Security
3 2 (7.41%) Penetration Testing
4 1 (3.70%) Configuration Management
4 1 (3.70%) Disaster Recovery
4 1 (3.70%) Continuous Integration
4 1 (3.70%) Performance Management
4 1 (3.70%) Capacity Planning
4 1 (3.70%) Incident Management
4 1 (3.70%) Requirements Analysis
Programming Languages
1 7 (25.93%) Java
2 5 (18.52%) JavaScript
3 3 (11.11%) SQL
4 2 (7.41%) PowerShell
5 1 (3.70%) VB
5 1 (3.70%) Python
5 1 (3.70%) Perl
Qualifications
1 25 (92.59%) SC Cleared
2 6 (22.22%) CCNP
2 6 (22.22%) Cisco Certification
3 3 (11.11%) CCNA
4 2 (7.41%) DV Cleared
4 2 (7.41%) Degree
5 1 (3.70%) MCSE
5 1 (3.70%) MCSA
5 1 (3.70%) Microsoft Certification
5 1 (3.70%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
5 1 (3.70%) JNCIA
5 1 (3.70%) JNCIS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (25.93%) SLA
2 2 (7.41%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 2 (7.41%) Terminal Services
1 2 (7.41%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (3.70%) Hyper-V
2 1 (3.70%) XenApp
2 1 (3.70%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (3.70%) OpenView
1 1 (3.70%) Nagios
1 1 (3.70%) OPNET
1 1 (3.70%) SolarWinds Orion
1 1 (3.70%) CA Spectrum
Vendors
1 13 (48.15%) Juniper
2 11 (40.74%) Cisco
3 8 (29.63%) F5
4 7 (25.93%) CheckPoint
5 6 (22.22%) Blue Coat
5 6 (22.22%) Nokia
6 3 (11.11%) Microsoft
7 2 (7.41%) HP
7 2 (7.41%) Citrix
7 2 (7.41%) Salesforce.com
7 2 (7.41%) VMware
8 1 (3.70%) NetQoS
8 1 (3.70%) Ipanema Technologies
8 1 (3.70%) NetScout
8 1 (3.70%) Riverbed
8 1 (3.70%) SolarWinds
8 1 (3.70%) BMC
8 1 (3.70%) CA
8 1 (3.70%) Compuware
8 1 (3.70%) IBM
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