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 5 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
5 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Security Clearance
Rank 79 53 53
Rank change year-on-year
-26 0
Permanent jobs citing Security Cleared 6 17 11
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cardiff 0.71% 2.49% 1.96%
As % of the Qualifications category 2.60% 7.73% 7.38%
Number of salaries quoted 6 12 6
Average salary £36,250 £49,250 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-26.39% +40.71%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £29,000 £24,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £37,500
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £46,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
-3.22% +9.41%
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
231 220 149
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cardiff 27.21% 32.16% 26.56%
Number of salaries quoted 206 192 123
Average salary £37,000 £34,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+8.82% -15.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £29,500
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%

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 5 August 2015.

Security Cleared Salary Histogram in Cardiff

Security Cleared
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cardiff

For the 6 months to 5 August 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 21 (84.00%) SC Cleared
2 9 (36.00%) Information Security
2 9 (36.00%) PCI DSS
3 8 (32.00%) Firewall
3 8 (32.00%) SQL
4 7 (28.00%) Cisco
4 7 (28.00%) Juniper
4 7 (28.00%) F5
5 6 (24.00%) Cisco ASA
5 6 (24.00%) Network Security
5 6 (24.00%) Blue Coat
5 6 (24.00%) Nokia
5 6 (24.00%) CheckPoint
5 6 (24.00%) SLA
6 5 (20.00%) CISA
6 5 (20.00%) CISM
6 5 (20.00%) Wireless
6 5 (20.00%) Internet
6 5 (20.00%) CISSP
6 5 (20.00%) ITIL
6 5 (20.00%) Penetration Testing
6 5 (20.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
6 5 (20.00%) Data Protection Act
6 5 (20.00%) Data Protection
6 5 (20.00%) Internet of Things
6 5 (20.00%) Cyber Security
7 4 (16.00%) Business Continuity Planning
7 4 (16.00%) Mentoring
7 4 (16.00%) Analytical Skills
7 4 (16.00%) BYOD

Security Cleared
Top Related IT Skills in Cardiff by Category

For the 6 months to 5 August 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.

Applications
1 1 (4.00%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 8 (32.00%) Firewall
2 6 (24.00%) Network Security
2 6 (24.00%) Cisco ASA
3 5 (20.00%) Internet
3 5 (20.00%) Wireless
4 1 (4.00%) Wireshark
4 1 (4.00%) VoIP
4 1 (4.00%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (4.00%) SQL Server
1 1 (4.00%) Oracle9i Database
1 1 (4.00%) RDBMS
1 1 (4.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
1 1 (4.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
1 1 (4.00%) Oracle Database 11g
1 1 (4.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
1 1 (4.00%) SQL Server 2008
1 1 (4.00%) Oracle Database
1 1 (4.00%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 1 (4.00%) Visual Studio
1 1 (4.00%) Oracle Forms
1 1 (4.00%) Team Foundation Server
1 1 (4.00%) MSBuild
General
1 4 (16.00%) Finance
2 2 (8.00%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 12 (48.00%) Network Engineer
2 8 (32.00%) Security Engineer
3 6 (24.00%) Network Security Engineer
4 5 (20.00%) Consultant
5 4 (16.00%) Cyber Security Consultant
5 4 (16.00%) Security Consultant
6 3 (12.00%) Tester
6 3 (12.00%) Penetration Tester
7 1 (4.00%) Senior Oracle Developer
7 1 (4.00%) Cyber Security Manager
7 1 (4.00%) Developer
7 1 (4.00%) Senior Consultant
7 1 (4.00%) DBA
7 1 (4.00%) Senior Developer
7 1 (4.00%) Senior .NET Developer
7 1 (4.00%) Server Administrator
7 1 (4.00%) Security Manager
7 1 (4.00%) WinForms Developer
7 1 (4.00%) Senior WinForms Developer
7 1 (4.00%) Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (4.00%) HTML
1 1 (4.00%) .NET
1 1 (4.00%) WinForms
1 1 (4.00%) .NET Framework
1 1 (4.00%) WCF
1 1 (4.00%) WPF
1 1 (4.00%) LINQ
1 1 (4.00%) Entity Framework
Miscellaneous
1 5 (20.00%) Data Protection Act
1 5 (20.00%) Internet of Things
2 4 (16.00%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (16.00%) BYOD
3 2 (8.00%) Data Centre
4 1 (4.00%) User Experience
4 1 (4.00%) NHS
4 1 (4.00%) Replication
4 1 (4.00%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 3 (12.00%) Windows
2 2 (8.00%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (4.00%) Windows Server 2012
3 1 (4.00%) Windows 2000
3 1 (4.00%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (36.00%) Information Security
2 5 (20.00%) ITIL
2 5 (20.00%) Data Protection
2 5 (20.00%) Cyber Security
2 5 (20.00%) Penetration Testing
3 4 (16.00%) Vulnerability Assessment
3 4 (16.00%) Mentoring
3 4 (16.00%) Business Continuity Planning
3 4 (16.00%) OWASP
3 4 (16.00%) Information Assurance
3 4 (16.00%) BCP
3 4 (16.00%) Benchmarking
3 4 (16.00%) Service Management
3 4 (16.00%) Disaster Recovery
3 4 (16.00%) ITSM
3 4 (16.00%) Risk Management
3 4 (16.00%) Business Continuity
3 4 (16.00%) Risk Assessment
4 2 (8.00%) Incident Management
4 2 (8.00%) Performance Monitoring
Programming Languages
1 8 (32.00%) SQL
2 2 (8.00%) PowerShell
3 1 (4.00%) T-SQL
3 1 (4.00%) VB
3 1 (4.00%) Python
3 1 (4.00%) C#
3 1 (4.00%) Java
3 1 (4.00%) Perl
3 1 (4.00%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 21 (84.00%) SC Cleared
2 5 (20.00%) CISA
2 5 (20.00%) CISM
2 5 (20.00%) CISSP
3 4 (16.00%) Cisco Certification
3 4 (16.00%) CCNP
3 4 (16.00%) CCNA
3 4 (16.00%) Degree
4 1 (4.00%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (36.00%) PCI DSS
2 6 (24.00%) SLA
3 5 (20.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 4 (16.00%) COBIT
System Software
1 1 (4.00%) Terminal Services
1 1 (4.00%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (4.00%) OpenView
1 1 (4.00%) Nagios
1 1 (4.00%) OPNET
1 1 (4.00%) SolarWinds Orion
1 1 (4.00%) CA Spectrum
Vendors
1 7 (28.00%) Cisco
1 7 (28.00%) Juniper
1 7 (28.00%) F5
2 6 (24.00%) Blue Coat
2 6 (24.00%) Nokia
2 6 (24.00%) CheckPoint
3 1 (4.00%) VMware
3 1 (4.00%) BMC
3 1 (4.00%) CA
3 1 (4.00%) Microsoft
3 1 (4.00%) Compuware
3 1 (4.00%) HP
3 1 (4.00%) Citrix
3 1 (4.00%) NetScout
3 1 (4.00%) Riverbed
3 1 (4.00%) SolarWinds
3 1 (4.00%) NetQoS
3 1 (4.00%) Ipanema Technologies
3 1 (4.00%) Oracle
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
Mortimer Bell International
Salary: £50000 - £70000 per annum + Generous benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
National Assembly for Wales
Salary: Executive Band 1(Grade 6)
Posted: 19 days ago