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

Location
3 months to
30 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Security Check (SC) Clearance
Rank 63 27 65
Rank change year-on-year
-36 +38
Permanent jobs citing SC Cleared 38 74 17
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Wales 3.17% 8.48% 1.86%
As % of the Qualifications category 12.34% 23.20% 8.25%
Number of salaries quoted 34 60 10
Average salary £45,500 £37,500 £43,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
+21.33% -14.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £29,900 £26,291
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £60,000 £47,750
UK excluding London average salary £46,500 £43,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+8.13% +1.17%
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
308 319 206
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Wales 25.69% 36.54% 22.59%
Number of salaries quoted 272 270 182
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £33,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +19.40%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £28,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £45,000 £57,500
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 January 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 January 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 0 20 £49,000 -14.78% 6
Cardiff -8 12 £43,250 +15.33% 7
Newport +3 5 £47,500 +58.33%
SC Cleared
Wales

SC Cleared
Top 30 Related IT Skills in South Wales

For the 6 months to 30 January 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 74 (100.00%) Security Cleared
2 28 (37.84%) ITIL
2 28 (37.84%) Firewall
3 26 (35.14%) Cisco
4 24 (32.43%) Cisco Certification
5 23 (31.08%) Juniper
5 23 (31.08%) CCNP
6 18 (24.32%) Telecoms
7 15 (20.27%) Finance
7 15 (20.27%) F5
8 14 (18.92%) Incident Management
8 14 (18.92%) CheckPoint
9 13 (17.57%) Change Management
10 12 (16.22%) Service Delivery
10 12 (16.22%) McAfee
10 12 (16.22%) Network Security
11 11 (14.86%) Cisco ASA
11 11 (14.86%) Supplier Management
12 10 (13.51%) Problem Management
12 10 (13.51%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
12 10 (13.51%) HP
12 10 (13.51%) CCNA
12 10 (13.51%) PRINCE2
12 10 (13.51%) Java
12 10 (13.51%) Agile Software Development
12 10 (13.51%) Service Management
13 9 (12.16%) Network Design
13 9 (12.16%) Spring
13 9 (12.16%) REST
13 9 (12.16%) Life Science

SC Cleared
Top Related IT Skills in South Wales by Category

For the 6 months to 30 January 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 2 (2.70%) Exchange Server 2013
1 2 (2.70%) ArcGIS
2 1 (1.35%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
2 1 (1.35%) SAS
2 1 (1.35%) MS Exchange
2 1 (1.35%) Exchange Server 2007
2 1 (1.35%) Exchange Server 2000
2 1 (1.35%) Exchange Server 2003
2 1 (1.35%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 6 (8.11%) MS Excel
2 5 (6.76%) MS Office
3 1 (1.35%) MS Visio
Communications & Networking
1 28 (37.84%) Firewall
2 12 (16.22%) Network Security
3 11 (14.86%) Cisco ASA
4 8 (10.81%) WAN
5 7 (9.46%) LAN
6 4 (5.41%) Wireless
6 4 (5.41%) VPN
7 2 (2.70%) MPLS
7 2 (2.70%) VoIP
8 1 (1.35%) Ethernet
8 1 (1.35%) SSL
8 1 (1.35%) ATM
8 1 (1.35%) Frame Relay
8 1 (1.35%) IPsec
8 1 (1.35%) Cisco Nexus
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (6.76%) NoSQL
2 4 (5.41%) SQL Server
3 3 (4.05%) Crystal Reports
4 1 (1.35%) Oracle Database 10g
4 1 (1.35%) Oracle Reports
4 1 (1.35%) Oracle9i Database
4 1 (1.35%) Oracle Database 12c
4 1 (1.35%) Oracle Database
4 1 (1.35%) Oracle Database 11g
Development Applications
1 3 (4.05%) Visual Studio
2 1 (1.35%) VSS/SourceSafe
2 1 (1.35%) JMeter
2 1 (1.35%) Selenium
General
1 18 (24.32%) Telecoms
2 15 (20.27%) Finance
3 5 (6.76%) Banking
4 2 (2.70%) Retail
4 2 (2.70%) Legal
5 1 (1.35%) Military
5 1 (1.35%) Welsh Language
Job Titles
1 23 (31.08%) Network Engineer
2 12 (16.22%) Security Engineer
3 10 (13.51%) Network Security Engineer
3 10 (13.51%) Project Manager
4 9 (12.16%) Developer
4 9 (12.16%) Java Developer
4 9 (12.16%) Service Manager
5 8 (10.81%) Services Delivery Manager
5 8 (10.81%) Delivery Manager
6 5 (6.76%) Architect
6 5 (6.76%) Senior Manager
6 5 (6.76%) Consultant
6 5 (6.76%) Senior Services Delivery Manager
6 5 (6.76%) Java/J2EE Developer
6 5 (6.76%) Senior Service Manager
7 4 (5.41%) Senior Network Security Engineer
7 4 (5.41%) Senior Security Engineer
7 4 (5.41%) Senior Network Engineer
8 3 (4.05%) Software Engineer
8 3 (4.05%) Network Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (12.16%) Spring
1 9 (12.16%) REST
2 7 (9.46%) HTML
2 7 (9.46%) XML
2 7 (9.46%) Hibernate
2 7 (9.46%) HTML5
2 7 (9.46%) JSON
3 5 (6.76%) J2EE
4 4 (5.41%) Web Services
5 2 (2.70%) AngularJS
5 2 (2.70%) Spring Integration
5 2 (2.70%) JSF
5 2 (2.70%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 9 (12.16%) Life Science
2 7 (9.46%) Open Source
3 4 (5.41%) Analytical Skills
4 3 (4.05%) Blackberry
4 3 (4.05%) Computer Science
5 2 (2.70%) Management Information System
5 2 (2.70%) GIS
6 1 (1.35%) Clustering
6 1 (1.35%) CMDB
Operating Systems
1 3 (4.05%) Windows
1 3 (4.05%) Linux
2 2 (2.70%) Windows Server 2012
2 2 (2.70%) Android
2 2 (2.70%) UNIX
3 1 (1.35%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 28 (37.84%) ITIL
2 14 (18.92%) Incident Management
3 13 (17.57%) Change Management
4 12 (16.22%) Service Delivery
5 11 (14.86%) Supplier Management
6 10 (13.51%) Problem Management
6 10 (13.51%) PRINCE2
6 10 (13.51%) Agile Software Development
6 10 (13.51%) Service Management
7 9 (12.16%) Network Design
8 8 (10.81%) Continuous Improvement
9 7 (9.46%) Unit Testing
10 6 (8.11%) Change Control
10 6 (8.11%) Scrum
11 5 (6.76%) OOD
12 4 (5.41%) Release Management
13 3 (4.05%) Configuration Management
13 3 (4.05%) Project Management
13 3 (4.05%) Mentoring
13 3 (4.05%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 10 (13.51%) Java
2 7 (9.46%) JavaScript
3 6 (8.11%) SQL
4 3 (4.05%) T-SQL
4 3 (4.05%) VB
4 3 (4.05%) VB6
5 2 (2.70%) C
6 1 (1.35%) Embedded C
6 1 (1.35%) Shell Script
6 1 (1.35%) C++
6 1 (1.35%) PL/SQL
6 1 (1.35%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 74 (100.00%) Security Cleared
2 24 (32.43%) Cisco Certification
3 23 (31.08%) CCNP
4 10 (13.51%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
4 10 (13.51%) CCNA
5 4 (5.41%) CCSP
6 3 (4.05%) JNCIA
7 2 (2.70%) JNCIE
7 2 (2.70%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
7 2 (2.70%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
7 2 (2.70%) CCSA
7 2 (2.70%) MCP
7 2 (2.70%) CISSP
7 2 (2.70%) CCDA
8 1 (1.35%) CCIE
8 1 (1.35%) Microsoft Certification
8 1 (1.35%) ITIL Certification
8 1 (1.35%) MCSE
8 1 (1.35%) MCSA
8 1 (1.35%) CCSE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (5.41%) SLA
System Software
1 2 (2.70%) VMware Infrastructure
1 2 (2.70%) XenApp
1 2 (2.70%) Terminal Services
1 2 (2.70%) Active Directory
2 1 (1.35%) VMware ESX
2 1 (1.35%) Oracle RMAN
2 1 (1.35%) ProxySG
2 1 (1.35%) Oracle RAC
2 1 (1.35%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 1 (1.35%) BMC PATROL
1 1 (1.35%) SCCM
1 1 (1.35%) BMC Performance Manager
1 1 (1.35%) HP Quality Center
1 1 (1.35%) Data Guard
1 1 (1.35%) Oracle Statspack
Vendors
1 26 (35.14%) Cisco
2 23 (31.08%) Juniper
3 15 (20.27%) F5
4 14 (18.92%) CheckPoint
5 12 (16.22%) McAfee
6 10 (13.51%) HP
7 8 (10.81%) Blue Coat
8 7 (9.46%) Microsoft
9 6 (8.11%) ProCurve
10 5 (6.76%) Remedy
11 2 (2.70%) VMware
11 2 (2.70%) Salesforce.com
11 2 (2.70%) Citrix
11 2 (2.70%) IBM
12 1 (1.35%) SunGard
12 1 (1.35%) BMC
12 1 (1.35%) Oracle
12 1 (1.35%) TOWER Software
12 1 (1.35%) Riverbed
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + car
Posted: 2 days ago
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 30,000 - 40,000 plus excellent benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 4 days ago
Cardiff
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Posted: 4 days ago
Bridgend, Mid Glamorgan
CGI
Salary: £23000 - £26000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 9 days ago
Bridgend, Mid Glamorgan
CGI
Salary: £30000 - £38000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 19 days ago
Bridgend, Mid Glamorgan
CGI
Salary: £22000 - £26000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 19 days ago
Bridgend, Mid Glamorgan
CGI
Salary: £16000 - £18000 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: 19 days ago
Cardiff
The People Network
Salary: £37000 - £50000 per annum + Flexible Benefits
Posted: 24 days ago
Bridgend, Mid Glamorgan
CGI
Salary: £20000 - £40000 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: 26 days ago
Bridgend, Mid Glamorgan
CGI
Salary: £40000 - £48000 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: 26 days ago