The first table below looks at the demand 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 23 July 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 South Wales region.

Location
3 months to
23 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Security Check (SC) Clearance
Rank 43 38 54
Rank change year-on-year
-5 +16
Permanent jobs citing SC Cleared 47 48 21
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Wales 4.22% 4.40% 2.55%
As % of the Qualifications category 13.43% 16.67% 9.29%
Number of salaries quoted 28 44 18
Average salary £42,500 £35,000 £37,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
+21.42% -6.04%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £49,300 £47,500 £75,000
UK excluding London average salary £48,000 £44,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+9.09% -2.22%
Qualifications Category
South Wales
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
350 288 226
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Wales 31.42% 26.37% 27.43%
Number of salaries quoted 291 254 205
Average salary £37,500 £40,000 £37,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.25% +8.10%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,100 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £45,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.50% -
SC Cleared
Wales

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 23 July 2014.

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 23 July 2014. 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
Newport +13 10 £39,250 +26.61% 3
Cardiff -9 7 £42,500 +17.24% 1
Bridgend +2 5 £16,500 -49.23% 1
SC Cleared
Wales

SC Cleared
Top 30 Related IT Skills in South Wales

For the 6 months to 23 July 2014, 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.

1 115 (100.00%) Security Cleared
2 45 (39.13%) Cisco
3 39 (33.91%) CCNP
3 39 (33.91%) Cisco Certification
3 39 (33.91%) Firewall
4 38 (33.04%) F5
5 34 (29.57%) Microsoft
6 30 (26.09%) Juniper
7 26 (22.61%) ITIL
8 23 (20.00%) Telecoms
8 23 (20.00%) Legal
9 22 (19.13%) Change Control
10 20 (17.39%) Finance
10 20 (17.39%) Remedy
11 18 (15.65%) Configuration Management
11 18 (15.65%) Project Management
12 17 (14.78%) PRINCE2
13 16 (13.91%) PRINCE2 Certification
13 16 (13.91%) Quality Management
13 16 (13.91%) Stakeholder Management
14 15 (13.04%) Management Information System
15 14 (12.17%) Migration
15 14 (12.17%) Risk Management
15 14 (12.17%) CheckPoint
15 14 (12.17%) UNIX
15 14 (12.17%) Programme Management
15 14 (12.17%) Clustering
15 14 (12.17%) Risk Assessment
15 14 (12.17%) Retail
15 14 (12.17%) PRINCE2 Practitioner

SC Cleared
Top Related IT Skills in South Wales by Category

For the 6 months to 23 July 2014, 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 5 (4.35%) MS Exchange
1 5 (4.35%) Lync
2 4 (3.48%) Exchange Server 2010
2 4 (3.48%) Exchange Server 2000
2 4 (3.48%) Exchange Server 2003
2 4 (3.48%) Exchange Server 2007
3 3 (2.61%) Exchange Server 2013
4 2 (1.74%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
Applications
1 8 (6.96%) MS Excel
2 4 (3.48%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 10 (8.70%) Remedy ITSM
2 1 (0.87%) Agresso
Communications & Networking
1 39 (33.91%) Firewall
2 8 (6.96%) Network Security
3 7 (6.09%) Wireless
3 7 (6.09%) SAN
4 4 (3.48%) VoIP
4 4 (3.48%) Cisco ASA
5 3 (2.61%) Cisco Nexus
6 2 (1.74%) Fibre Channel
6 2 (1.74%) WAN
6 2 (1.74%) Internet
6 2 (1.74%) ISDN
6 2 (1.74%) LAN
7 1 (0.87%) PBX
7 1 (0.87%) ADSL
7 1 (0.87%) Broadband
7 1 (0.87%) OSPF
7 1 (0.87%) BGP
7 1 (0.87%) EIGRP
7 1 (0.87%) Ethernet
7 1 (0.87%) PPP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (5.22%) SQL Server
2 4 (3.48%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 4 (3.48%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 2 (1.74%) SQL Server 2008
3 2 (1.74%) NoSQL
4 1 (0.87%) SQL Server 2012
4 1 (0.87%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 1 (0.87%) Crystal Reports
4 1 (0.87%) Data Mining
4 1 (0.87%) SQL Server 2000
4 1 (0.87%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 1 (0.87%) Visual Studio
General
1 23 (20.00%) Telecoms
1 23 (20.00%) Legal
2 20 (17.39%) Finance
3 14 (12.17%) Retail
4 7 (6.09%) Back Office
5 1 (0.87%) Banking
Job Titles
1 34 (29.57%) Network Engineer
2 17 (14.78%) Architect
2 17 (14.78%) Project Manager
3 16 (13.91%) Infrastructure Project Manager
3 16 (13.91%) Infrastructure Manager
4 10 (8.70%) Security Engineer
5 7 (6.09%) Network Security Engineer
5 7 (6.09%) Analyst
6 6 (5.22%) Network Architect
7 4 (3.48%) Technical Design Authority
7 4 (3.48%) Senior Architect
7 4 (3.48%) Technical Architect
7 4 (3.48%) Consultant
7 4 (3.48%) Junior
7 4 (3.48%) DBA
7 4 (3.48%) SQL DBA
8 3 (2.61%) Service Manager
8 3 (2.61%) Senior Project Manager
8 3 (2.61%) Graduate
8 3 (2.61%) Service Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (1.74%) HTML
1 2 (1.74%) J2EE
1 2 (1.74%) XML
1 2 (1.74%) CGI
1 2 (1.74%) Hibernate
1 2 (1.74%) Spring
1 2 (1.74%) JSON
1 2 (1.74%) HTML5
1 2 (1.74%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 15 (13.04%) Management Information System
2 14 (12.17%) Clustering
3 7 (6.09%) HACMP
4 5 (4.35%) Replication
5 4 (3.48%) CMDB
6 3 (2.61%) GIS
7 2 (1.74%) Open Source
7 2 (1.74%) Blackberry
7 2 (1.74%) Smartphone
8 1 (0.87%) Statistics
8 1 (0.87%) Data Protection Act
8 1 (0.87%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 14 (12.17%) UNIX
2 13 (11.30%) Windows
3 10 (8.70%) Linux
4 7 (6.09%) AIX
4 7 (6.09%) HPUX
4 7 (6.09%) Solaris
4 7 (6.09%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 6 (5.22%) Windows Server 2003
6 5 (4.35%) Windows Server 2008
7 3 (2.61%) Windows 2000
7 3 (2.61%) Windows Server 2012
8 1 (0.87%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 26 (22.61%) ITIL
2 22 (19.13%) Change Control
3 18 (15.65%) Configuration Management
3 18 (15.65%) Project Management
4 17 (14.78%) PRINCE2
5 16 (13.91%) Quality Management
5 16 (13.91%) Stakeholder Management
6 14 (12.17%) Risk Management
6 14 (12.17%) Migration
6 14 (12.17%) Risk Assessment
6 14 (12.17%) Programme Management
7 12 (10.43%) Network Design
8 11 (9.57%) Service Management
9 6 (5.22%) Disaster Recovery
10 5 (4.35%) Service Delivery
10 5 (4.35%) Performance Tuning
11 4 (3.48%) Performance Monitoring
11 4 (3.48%) Matrix Management
11 4 (3.48%) Database Tuning
11 4 (3.48%) Network Management
Programming Languages
1 9 (7.83%) PowerShell
2 7 (6.09%) SQL
3 6 (5.22%) T-SQL
4 3 (2.61%) C
5 2 (1.74%) Java
5 2 (1.74%) JavaScript
6 1 (0.87%) VB
6 1 (0.87%) VB6
Qualifications
1 115 (100.00%) Security Cleared
2 39 (33.91%) CCNP
2 39 (33.91%) Cisco Certification
3 16 (13.91%) PRINCE2 Certification
4 14 (12.17%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
5 9 (7.83%) CCNA
5 9 (7.83%) CCDA
6 8 (6.96%) CISSP
7 7 (6.09%) JNCIE
7 7 (6.09%) JNCIA
7 7 (6.09%) CCSA
8 6 (5.22%) MCP
9 5 (4.35%) DV Cleared
10 4 (3.48%) ITIL Certification
11 3 (2.61%) CCSE
11 3 (2.61%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
11 3 (2.61%) JNCIS
12 2 (1.74%) CCIE
13 1 (0.87%) GCIA
13 1 (0.87%) GCFW
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 13 (11.30%) SLA
2 2 (1.74%) TickIT
2 2 (1.74%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 2 (1.74%) QA
2 2 (1.74%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 13 (11.30%) Active Directory
2 8 (6.96%) Microsoft App-V
3 6 (5.22%) VMware ESX
3 6 (5.22%) VMware Infrastructure
4 5 (4.35%) Hyper-V
4 5 (4.35%) Microsoft Virtual Server
5 4 (3.48%) Terminal Services
6 3 (2.61%) XenApp
7 1 (0.87%) Forefront TMG
7 1 (0.87%) UAG
7 1 (0.87%) MetaFrame
Systems Management
1 10 (8.70%) BMC PATROL
1 10 (8.70%) SCCM
2 4 (3.48%) WSUS
3 3 (2.61%) NetBackup
4 2 (1.74%) Norton AntiVirus
4 2 (1.74%) EMC NetWorker
4 2 (1.74%) HP Data Protector
5 1 (0.87%) WhatsUp Gold
5 1 (0.87%) McAfee ePO
5 1 (0.87%) BMC Performance Manager
5 1 (0.87%) SCOM
5 1 (0.87%) MIMEsweeper
5 1 (0.87%) Backup Exec
5 1 (0.87%) BladeLogic
5 1 (0.87%) ARCserve
5 1 (0.87%) OpenView
5 1 (0.87%) CiscoWorks
5 1 (0.87%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 45 (39.13%) Cisco
2 38 (33.04%) F5
3 34 (29.57%) Microsoft
4 30 (26.09%) Juniper
5 20 (17.39%) Remedy
6 14 (12.17%) CheckPoint
6 14 (12.17%) Fujitsu
7 13 (11.30%) BMC
8 11 (9.57%) HP
9 10 (8.70%) McAfee
10 7 (6.09%) Citrix
10 7 (6.09%) Red Hat
11 6 (5.22%) VMware
12 4 (3.48%) Sophos
13 3 (2.61%) Blue Coat
13 3 (2.61%) Fortinet
13 3 (2.61%) ProCurve
13 3 (2.61%) Aruba
13 3 (2.61%) IBM
14 2 (1.74%) Sun
South Wales
CGI
Salary: £32000 - £43000 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: 7 hours ago
Bridgend, Mid Glamorgan
CGI
Salary: £60000 - £75000 per annum + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
South Wales
Streamline Connections
Salary: £40000 - £55000 per annum + bonus and benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
South Wales
Streamline Connections
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Cardiff
Austin Fraser Limited
Salary: £40000.00 - £45000.00 per annum + bonus
Posted: 15 days ago