The table below looks at the statistics for SC Cleared in IT jobs advertised for the South Wales region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited SC Cleared over the 3 months to 30 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
30 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Security Check (SC) Clearance
Rank 54 29 60
Rank change year-on-year
-25 +31
Permanent jobs citing SC Cleared 45 65 28
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Wales 3.78% 6.97% 2.95%
As % of the Qualifications category 15.31% 17.91% 12.02%
Number of salaries quoted 45 54 20
Average salary £42,500 £45,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.55% -
90% offered a salary of more than £17,700 £28,000 £27,471
10% offered a salary of more than £49,000 £60,000 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £47,500 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+5.55% +5.88%
SC Cleared
Wales

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

Qualifications Category
South Wales
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
294 363 233
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Wales 24.69% 38.95% 24.55%
Number of salaries quoted 254 303 204
Average salary £40,000 £38,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.89% +10.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,350 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £53,950 £50,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

SC Cleared
Jobs Demand Trend in South Wales

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

SC Cleared Jobs Demand Trend in South Wales

SC Cleared
Salary Trend in South Wales

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

SC Cleared Salary Trend in South Wales

SC Cleared
Salary Histogram in South Wales

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing SC Cleared across the South Wales region over the 3 months to 30 March 2015.

SC Cleared Salary Histogram in South Wales

SC Cleared
Job Locations in South Wales

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing SC Cleared within the South Wales region over the 3 months to 30 March 2015. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Bridgend -1 30 £42,000 -23.63% 1
Cardiff +10 14 £42,500 +51.78% 3
Gwent - 1 £45,000 -
SC Cleared
Wales

SC Cleared
Top 30 Related IT Skills in South Wales

For the 6 months to 30 March 2015, IT jobs across the South Wales 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 75 (100.00%) Security Cleared
2 28 (37.33%) ITIL
3 26 (34.67%) Firewall
4 24 (32.00%) Cisco
5 17 (22.67%) Juniper
6 16 (21.33%) Cisco Certification
7 15 (20.00%) Telecoms
8 14 (18.67%) F5
9 13 (17.33%) Microsoft
9 13 (17.33%) CCNP
10 12 (16.00%) Finance
11 11 (14.67%) CCNA
11 11 (14.67%) SLA
11 11 (14.67%) Network Security
11 11 (14.67%) Supplier Management
12 10 (13.33%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
12 10 (13.33%) PRINCE2
12 10 (13.33%) WAN
13 9 (12.00%) LAN
13 9 (12.00%) Cisco ASA
14 8 (10.67%) Change Control
14 8 (10.67%) Analytical Skills
14 8 (10.67%) XML
14 8 (10.67%) CheckPoint
14 8 (10.67%) Service Management
15 7 (9.33%) Agile Software Development
15 7 (9.33%) Blue Coat
15 7 (9.33%) Network Design
15 7 (9.33%) MS Office
15 7 (9.33%) Incident Management

SC Cleared
Top Related IT Skills in South Wales by Category

For the 6 months to 30 March 2015, IT jobs across the South Wales 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 3 (4.00%) Lync
2 1 (1.33%) Exchange Server 2013
2 1 (1.33%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
2 1 (1.33%) ArcGIS
Applications
1 7 (9.33%) MS Office
2 4 (5.33%) MS Excel
3 1 (1.33%) MS Visio
3 1 (1.33%) Windchill
3 1 (1.33%) Pro/ENGINEER
Business Applications
1 3 (4.00%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 3 (4.00%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 26 (34.67%) Firewall
2 11 (14.67%) Network Security
3 10 (13.33%) WAN
4 9 (12.00%) LAN
4 9 (12.00%) Cisco ASA
5 4 (5.33%) Wireless
5 4 (5.33%) VoIP
5 4 (5.33%) SAN
6 3 (4.00%) VPN
7 2 (2.67%) Cisco Nexus
8 1 (1.33%) ATM
8 1 (1.33%) Frame Relay
8 1 (1.33%) IPsec
8 1 (1.33%) HTTPS
8 1 (1.33%) MPLS
8 1 (1.33%) Ethernet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (2.67%) NoSQL
2 1 (1.33%) Oracle Database 12c
2 1 (1.33%) Oracle Database
2 1 (1.33%) SQL Server
2 1 (1.33%) Crystal Reports
2 1 (1.33%) Oracle Reports
2 1 (1.33%) Oracle9i Database
2 1 (1.33%) Oracle Database 10g
2 1 (1.33%) Oracle Database 11g
Development Applications
1 1 (1.33%) Visual Studio
General
1 15 (20.00%) Telecoms
2 12 (16.00%) Finance
3 3 (4.00%) Retail
4 2 (2.67%) Banking
5 1 (1.33%) Military
Job Titles
1 19 (25.33%) Network Engineer
2 12 (16.00%) Security Engineer
3 10 (13.33%) Project Manager
4 9 (12.00%) Developer
4 9 (12.00%) Network Security Engineer
5 7 (9.33%) Architect
6 6 (8.00%) Analyst
6 6 (8.00%) Java Developer
7 5 (6.67%) Delivery Manager
7 5 (6.67%) Services Delivery Manager
7 5 (6.67%) Service Manager
8 4 (5.33%) Senior Systems Engineer
8 4 (5.33%) Systems Engineer
9 3 (4.00%) Junior
9 3 (4.00%) Software Engineer
9 3 (4.00%) Solutions Architect
9 3 (4.00%) Senior Manager
9 3 (4.00%) Consultant
9 3 (4.00%) Senior Developer
9 3 (4.00%) Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (10.67%) XML
2 6 (8.00%) Spring
2 6 (8.00%) REST
3 5 (6.67%) JSON
3 5 (6.67%) HTML5
3 5 (6.67%) HTML
4 4 (5.33%) CGI
4 4 (5.33%) Web Services
5 3 (4.00%) Spring Integration
5 3 (4.00%) AngularJS
5 3 (4.00%) Hibernate
6 2 (2.67%) J2EE
7 1 (1.33%) COM
7 1 (1.33%) SOAP
7 1 (1.33%) JSF
7 1 (1.33%) Oracle GoldenGate
Miscellaneous
1 8 (10.67%) Analytical Skills
2 5 (6.67%) Open Source
2 5 (6.67%) Life Science
3 4 (5.33%) GIS
4 3 (4.00%) Blackberry
5 2 (2.67%) Computer Science
5 2 (2.67%) CMDB
6 1 (1.33%) Clustering
6 1 (1.33%) Mathematics
6 1 (1.33%) Physics
Operating Systems
1 3 (4.00%) Linux
2 2 (2.67%) UNIX
2 2 (2.67%) Windows
2 2 (2.67%) Android
2 2 (2.67%) Windows Server 2012
3 1 (1.33%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 28 (37.33%) ITIL
2 11 (14.67%) Supplier Management
3 10 (13.33%) PRINCE2
4 8 (10.67%) Service Management
4 8 (10.67%) Change Control
5 7 (9.33%) Incident Management
5 7 (9.33%) Agile Software Development
5 7 (9.33%) Network Design
6 6 (8.00%) Change Management
7 5 (6.67%) Disaster Recovery
7 5 (6.67%) Problem Management
7 5 (6.67%) Service Delivery
7 5 (6.67%) Continuous Improvement
8 3 (4.00%) V-Model
8 3 (4.00%) Unit Testing
8 3 (4.00%) Test Scripting
8 3 (4.00%) Software Engineering
8 3 (4.00%) Technical Architecture
8 3 (4.00%) Business Development
8 3 (4.00%) ITSM
Programming Languages
1 6 (8.00%) Java
2 5 (6.67%) JavaScript
3 3 (4.00%) C#
3 3 (4.00%) SQL
4 1 (1.33%) T-SQL
4 1 (1.33%) VB
4 1 (1.33%) Shell Script
4 1 (1.33%) VB6
4 1 (1.33%) PowerShell
4 1 (1.33%) C
4 1 (1.33%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 75 (100.00%) Security Cleared
2 16 (21.33%) Cisco Certification
3 13 (17.33%) CCNP
4 11 (14.67%) CCNA
5 10 (13.33%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
6 4 (5.33%) MCP
6 4 (5.33%) Microsoft Certification
7 3 (4.00%) Degree
8 1 (1.33%) CTC Cleared
8 1 (1.33%) DV Cleared
8 1 (1.33%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
8 1 (1.33%) JNCIA
8 1 (1.33%) ISTQB
8 1 (1.33%) MCSE
8 1 (1.33%) MCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (14.67%) SLA
2 1 (1.33%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 4 (5.33%) Terminal Services
1 4 (5.33%) VMware Infrastructure
1 4 (5.33%) XenApp
2 3 (4.00%) XenDesktop
3 1 (1.33%) Oracle Clusterware
3 1 (1.33%) Active Directory
3 1 (1.33%) Hyper-V
3 1 (1.33%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 5 (6.67%) SCCM
2 1 (1.33%) Oracle Statspack
2 1 (1.33%) Data Guard
2 1 (1.33%) HP Quality Center
2 1 (1.33%) Oracle Flashback
2 1 (1.33%) BMC PATROL
2 1 (1.33%) Oracle RMAN
2 1 (1.33%) BMC Performance Manager
Vendors
1 24 (32.00%) Cisco
2 17 (22.67%) Juniper
3 14 (18.67%) F5
4 13 (17.33%) Microsoft
5 8 (10.67%) CheckPoint
6 7 (9.33%) Blue Coat
7 6 (8.00%) Nokia
8 4 (5.33%) VMware
8 4 (5.33%) Remedy
8 4 (5.33%) Citrix
9 3 (4.00%) HP
9 3 (4.00%) Dell
9 3 (4.00%) Computacenter
10 2 (2.67%) McAfee
10 2 (2.67%) Salesforce.com
11 1 (1.33%) BMC
11 1 (1.33%) Oracle
11 1 (1.33%) SunGard
11 1 (1.33%) IBM
11 1 (1.33%) Riverbed
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