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 2 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
2 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Security Check (SC) Clearance
Rank 46 55 63
Rank change year-on-year
+9 +8
Permanent jobs citing SC Cleared 45 50 25
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Wales 4.17% 4.15% 2.54%
As % of the Qualifications category 14.06% 13.89% 7.72%
Number of salaries quoted 35 48 23
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £38,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +16.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,500 £31,554 £31,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £52,500 £70,800
UK excluding London average salary £49,500 £45,000 £43,500
% change year-on-year
+10.00% +3.44%
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
320 360 324
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Wales 29.68% 29.88% 32.96%
Number of salaries quoted 285 308 287
Average salary £35,000 £35,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £24,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £45,000 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

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 2 October 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 2 October 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
Cardiff -3 12 £46,000 +31.42% 3
Bridgend +19 9 £21,500 -38.57% 2
Newport +15 4 £56,250 +79.16% 3
SC Cleared
Wales

SC Cleared
Top 30 Related IT Skills in South Wales

For the 6 months to 2 October 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 98 (100.00%) Security Cleared
2 41 (41.84%) Cisco
3 38 (38.78%) Firewall
4 37 (37.76%) Cisco Certification
5 36 (36.73%) CCNP
6 27 (27.55%) F5
7 26 (26.53%) Juniper
8 22 (22.45%) Telecoms
9 21 (21.43%) CheckPoint
10 18 (18.37%) ITIL
10 18 (18.37%) Finance
11 16 (16.33%) Legal
11 16 (16.33%) McAfee
11 16 (16.33%) Configuration Management
11 16 (16.33%) Project Management
12 14 (14.29%) Remedy
13 13 (13.27%) Management Information System
13 13 (13.27%) PRINCE2
13 13 (13.27%) HP
13 13 (13.27%) Network Security
14 12 (12.24%) Change Control
14 12 (12.24%) CCNA
15 11 (11.22%) Quality Management
15 11 (11.22%) Migration
15 11 (11.22%) Stakeholder Management
15 11 (11.22%) Microsoft
15 11 (11.22%) SLA
15 11 (11.22%) PRINCE2 Certification
15 11 (11.22%) SQL
15 11 (11.22%) Cisco ASA

SC Cleared
Top Related IT Skills in South Wales by Category

For the 6 months to 2 October 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 4 (4.08%) MS Exchange
2 2 (2.04%) Exchange Server 2010
2 2 (2.04%) Exchange Server 2013
2 2 (2.04%) ArcGIS
2 2 (2.04%) Exchange Server 2000
2 2 (2.04%) Exchange Server 2003
2 2 (2.04%) Exchange Server 2007
3 1 (1.02%) Lync
3 1 (1.02%) SAS
3 1 (1.02%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
Applications
1 8 (8.16%) MS Excel
2 6 (6.12%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 5 (5.10%) Remedy ITSM
Communications & Networking
1 38 (38.78%) Firewall
2 13 (13.27%) Network Security
3 11 (11.22%) Cisco ASA
4 5 (5.10%) SAN
5 2 (2.04%) Wireless
5 2 (2.04%) Fibre Channel
6 1 (1.02%) Cisco Nexus
6 1 (1.02%) Softswitch
6 1 (1.02%) MPLS
6 1 (1.02%) ISDN
6 1 (1.02%) LAN
6 1 (1.02%) VoIP
6 1 (1.02%) WAN
6 1 (1.02%) SNMP
6 1 (1.02%) VPN
6 1 (1.02%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (9.18%) SQL Server
2 5 (5.10%) NoSQL
3 4 (4.08%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 4 (4.08%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 3 (3.06%) Crystal Reports
5 2 (2.04%) SQL Server 2008
6 1 (1.02%) MySQL
6 1 (1.02%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 1 (1.02%) Data Mining
6 1 (1.02%) SQL Server 2000
6 1 (1.02%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 3 (3.06%) Visual Studio
2 1 (1.02%) VSS/SourceSafe
2 1 (1.02%) JMeter
2 1 (1.02%) Selenium
General
1 22 (22.45%) Telecoms
2 18 (18.37%) Finance
3 16 (16.33%) Legal
4 10 (10.20%) Retail
5 4 (4.08%) Banking
6 3 (3.06%) Back Office
7 1 (1.02%) Welsh Language
7 1 (1.02%) Military
Job Titles
1 34 (34.69%) Network Engineer
2 13 (13.27%) Project Manager
2 13 (13.27%) Network Security Engineer
2 13 (13.27%) Security Engineer
3 12 (12.24%) Infrastructure Project Manager
3 12 (12.24%) Infrastructure Manager
4 7 (7.14%) Java Developer
4 7 (7.14%) Service Manager
4 7 (7.14%) Developer
4 7 (7.14%) Consultant
5 5 (5.10%) Senior Manager
5 5 (5.10%) Java/J2EE Developer
6 4 (4.08%) Senior Security Engineer
6 4 (4.08%) Senior Network Security Engineer
6 4 (4.08%) Senior Network Engineer
6 4 (4.08%) SQL DBA
6 4 (4.08%) DBA
6 4 (4.08%) Analyst
6 4 (4.08%) Graduate
7 3 (3.06%) Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (7.14%) Hibernate
1 7 (7.14%) Spring
1 7 (7.14%) REST
2 5 (5.10%) JSON
2 5 (5.10%) HTML5
2 5 (5.10%) XML
2 5 (5.10%) HTML
2 5 (5.10%) J2EE
3 2 (2.04%) SOAP
3 2 (2.04%) Web Services
3 2 (2.04%) JSF
4 1 (1.02%) CGI
Miscellaneous
1 13 (13.27%) Management Information System
2 9 (9.18%) Clustering
3 8 (8.16%) Analytical Skills
4 5 (5.10%) Open Source
4 5 (5.10%) Replication
5 4 (4.08%) Life Science
5 4 (4.08%) CMDB
6 3 (3.06%) HACMP
6 3 (3.06%) GIS
6 3 (3.06%) Computer Science
7 1 (1.02%) Smartphone
7 1 (1.02%) Data Protection Act
7 1 (1.02%) Blackberry
Operating Systems
1 10 (10.20%) Windows
2 7 (7.14%) Windows Server 2003
3 5 (5.10%) Windows Server 2008
3 5 (5.10%) Linux
3 5 (5.10%) UNIX
4 3 (3.06%) Windows Server 2012
4 3 (3.06%) Windows 2000
4 3 (3.06%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 3 (3.06%) AIX
4 3 (3.06%) HPUX
4 3 (3.06%) Solaris
5 1 (1.02%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (18.37%) ITIL
2 16 (16.33%) Configuration Management
2 16 (16.33%) Project Management
3 13 (13.27%) PRINCE2
4 12 (12.24%) Change Control
5 11 (11.22%) Quality Management
5 11 (11.22%) Migration
5 11 (11.22%) Stakeholder Management
6 10 (10.20%) Risk Assessment
6 10 (10.20%) Programme Management
6 10 (10.20%) Service Delivery
6 10 (10.20%) Risk Management
7 9 (9.18%) Incident Management
8 8 (8.16%) Change Management
8 8 (8.16%) Service Management
8 8 (8.16%) Continuous Improvement
9 7 (7.14%) Network Design
9 7 (7.14%) Unit Testing
10 6 (6.12%) Agile Software Development
10 6 (6.12%) Scrum
Programming Languages
1 11 (11.22%) SQL
2 8 (8.16%) T-SQL
2 8 (8.16%) Java
3 5 (5.10%) JavaScript
3 5 (5.10%) PowerShell
4 3 (3.06%) VB6
4 3 (3.06%) VB
5 1 (1.02%) Embedded C
5 1 (1.02%) C
5 1 (1.02%) C++
Qualifications
1 98 (100.00%) Security Cleared
2 37 (37.76%) Cisco Certification
3 36 (36.73%) CCNP
4 12 (12.24%) CCNA
5 11 (11.22%) PRINCE2 Certification
6 10 (10.20%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
7 8 (8.16%) JNCIE
7 8 (8.16%) CCSA
7 8 (8.16%) JNCIA
7 8 (8.16%) CCDA
7 8 (8.16%) CISSP
8 4 (4.08%) JNCIS
8 4 (4.08%) CCSE
8 4 (4.08%) DV Cleared
8 4 (4.08%) CCSP
9 3 (3.06%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
9 3 (3.06%) ITIL Certification
10 2 (2.04%) MCP
10 2 (2.04%) CCIE
11 1 (1.02%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (11.22%) SLA
2 2 (2.04%) TickIT
2 2 (2.04%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 2 (2.04%) QA
2 2 (2.04%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 6 (6.12%) Active Directory
2 2 (2.04%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (2.04%) Hyper-V
3 1 (1.02%) XenApp
3 1 (1.02%) Terminal Services
3 1 (1.02%) VMware ESX
3 1 (1.02%) Microsoft App-V
3 1 (1.02%) ProxySG
3 1 (1.02%) Microsoft Virtual Server
Systems Management
1 6 (6.12%) BMC PATROL
2 2 (2.04%) NetBackup
2 2 (2.04%) EMC NetWorker
2 2 (2.04%) SCCM
2 2 (2.04%) HP Data Protector
3 1 (1.02%) HP Quality Center
3 1 (1.02%) SCOM
3 1 (1.02%) BMC Performance Manager
3 1 (1.02%) BladeLogic
Vendors
1 41 (41.84%) Cisco
2 27 (27.55%) F5
3 26 (26.53%) Juniper
4 21 (21.43%) CheckPoint
5 16 (16.33%) McAfee
6 14 (14.29%) Remedy
7 13 (13.27%) HP
8 11 (11.22%) Microsoft
9 10 (10.20%) Fujitsu
10 8 (8.16%) BMC
11 7 (7.14%) Blue Coat
12 6 (6.12%) ProCurve
13 4 (4.08%) IBM
14 3 (3.06%) Red Hat
15 2 (2.04%) Oracle
15 2 (2.04%) Hitachi
15 2 (2.04%) NetApp
15 2 (2.04%) Sun
15 2 (2.04%) Dell
15 2 (2.04%) EMC
South Wales
CGI
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: Yesterday
South Wales
CGI
Salary: £40000 - £55000 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
Experis Ltd
Posted: 3 days ago
Bridgend, Mid Glamorgan
Hyphen
Salary: Benefits Package
Posted: 4 days ago
Bridgend, Mid Glamorgan
CGI
Salary: £20000 - £250000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
South Wales
CGI
Salary: £26000 - £32000 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: 14 days ago
Cardiff
The People Network
Salary: £37000 - £55000 per annum + Flexible Benefits
Posted: 17 days ago
South Wales
CGI
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 22 days ago