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

Location
3 months to
12 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Security Check (SC) Clearance
Rank 47 41 59
Rank change year-on-year
-6 +18
Permanent jobs citing SC Cleared 44 51 27
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Wales 4.05% 4.42% 3.00%
As % of the Qualifications category 12.68% 16.14% 9.51%
Number of salaries quoted 34 48 24
Average salary £42,500 £37,500 £38,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+13.33% -2.59%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,300 £29,000 £26,050
10% offered a salary of more than £52,750 £50,750 £68,700
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+11.11% -
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
347 316 284
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Wales 31.92% 27.41% 31.52%
Number of salaries quoted 303 275 248
Average salary £35,000 £36,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-4.10% -2.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £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 12 September 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 12 September 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
Bridgend +8 9 £33,250 -5.00% 1
Cardiff -10 9 £42,500 +21.42% 4
Newport +14 4 £56,250 +79.16% 3
SC Cleared
Wales

SC Cleared
Top 30 Related IT Skills in South Wales

For the 6 months to 12 September 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.

1 108 (100.00%) Security Cleared
2 46 (42.59%) Cisco
3 41 (37.96%) Firewall
4 40 (37.04%) Cisco Certification
5 39 (36.11%) CCNP
6 33 (30.56%) F5
7 32 (29.63%) Juniper
8 25 (23.15%) Telecoms
9 23 (21.30%) ITIL
10 22 (20.37%) Legal
11 21 (19.44%) Finance
12 20 (18.52%) Project Management
13 19 (17.59%) CheckPoint
14 18 (16.67%) Microsoft
14 18 (16.67%) Change Control
15 17 (15.74%) PRINCE2
15 17 (15.74%) Configuration Management
16 16 (14.81%) Management Information System
17 15 (13.89%) Stakeholder Management
17 15 (13.89%) Quality Management
17 15 (13.89%) PRINCE2 Certification
18 14 (12.96%) Remedy
18 14 (12.96%) Migration
19 13 (12.04%) Risk Management
19 13 (12.04%) Risk Assessment
19 13 (12.04%) Programme Management
19 13 (12.04%) McAfee
19 13 (12.04%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
19 13 (12.04%) Retail
19 13 (12.04%) Fujitsu

SC Cleared
Top Related IT Skills in South Wales by Category

For the 6 months to 12 September 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 (3.70%) MS Exchange
2 3 (2.78%) Lync
3 2 (1.85%) Exchange Server 2010
3 2 (1.85%) Exchange Server 2013
3 2 (1.85%) Exchange Server 2000
3 2 (1.85%) Exchange Server 2003
3 2 (1.85%) Exchange Server 2007
4 1 (0.93%) SAS
4 1 (0.93%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
Applications
1 7 (6.48%) MS Excel
2 5 (4.63%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 5 (4.63%) Remedy ITSM
Communications & Networking
1 41 (37.96%) Firewall
2 12 (11.11%) Network Security
3 9 (8.33%) Cisco ASA
4 7 (6.48%) SAN
5 5 (4.63%) Wireless
6 3 (2.78%) LAN
6 3 (2.78%) VoIP
6 3 (2.78%) WAN
6 3 (2.78%) Cisco Nexus
7 2 (1.85%) Fibre Channel
8 1 (0.93%) ISDN
8 1 (0.93%) Softswitch
8 1 (0.93%) SNMP
8 1 (0.93%) TCP/IP
8 1 (0.93%) VPN
8 1 (0.93%) SSL
8 1 (0.93%) Internet
8 1 (0.93%) MPLS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (6.48%) SQL Server
2 4 (3.70%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 4 (3.70%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 4 (3.70%) NoSQL
3 2 (1.85%) SQL Server 2008
3 2 (1.85%) Crystal Reports
4 1 (0.93%) Data Mining
4 1 (0.93%) SQL Server 2000
4 1 (0.93%) MySQL
4 1 (0.93%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 1 (0.93%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 2 (1.85%) Visual Studio
2 1 (0.93%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 25 (23.15%) Telecoms
2 22 (20.37%) Legal
3 21 (19.44%) Finance
4 13 (12.04%) Retail
5 3 (2.78%) Back Office
5 3 (2.78%) Banking
6 1 (0.93%) Welsh Language
Job Titles
1 37 (34.26%) Network Engineer
2 17 (15.74%) Project Manager
3 16 (14.81%) Infrastructure Project Manager
3 16 (14.81%) Infrastructure Manager
4 12 (11.11%) Network Security Engineer
4 12 (11.11%) Security Engineer
5 7 (6.48%) Analyst
5 7 (6.48%) Service Manager
6 6 (5.56%) Consultant
6 6 (5.56%) Architect
7 5 (4.63%) Senior Manager
8 4 (3.70%) DBA
8 4 (3.70%) Junior
8 4 (3.70%) Developer
8 4 (3.70%) Java Developer
8 4 (3.70%) Senior Network Engineer
8 4 (3.70%) SQL DBA
8 4 (3.70%) Java/J2EE Developer
9 3 (2.78%) Senior Infrastructure Manager
9 3 (2.78%) Senior Infrastructure Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (3.70%) HTML
1 4 (3.70%) J2EE
1 4 (3.70%) XML
1 4 (3.70%) Hibernate
1 4 (3.70%) Spring
1 4 (3.70%) JSON
1 4 (3.70%) HTML5
1 4 (3.70%) REST
2 1 (0.93%) CGI
Miscellaneous
1 16 (14.81%) Management Information System
2 9 (8.33%) Clustering
3 7 (6.48%) Analytical Skills
4 5 (4.63%) Replication
5 4 (3.70%) CMDB
5 4 (3.70%) Open Source
6 3 (2.78%) GIS
6 3 (2.78%) Life Science
6 3 (2.78%) HACMP
7 2 (1.85%) Smartphone
8 1 (0.93%) Data Protection Act
8 1 (0.93%) PKI
8 1 (0.93%) Blackberry
Operating Systems
1 11 (10.19%) Windows
2 7 (6.48%) Windows Server 2003
2 7 (6.48%) UNIX
3 6 (5.56%) Linux
4 5 (4.63%) Windows Server 2008
5 3 (2.78%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 3 (2.78%) AIX
5 3 (2.78%) HPUX
5 3 (2.78%) Solaris
5 3 (2.78%) Windows 2000
5 3 (2.78%) Windows Server 2012
6 1 (0.93%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 23 (21.30%) ITIL
2 20 (18.52%) Project Management
3 18 (16.67%) Change Control
4 17 (15.74%) PRINCE2
4 17 (15.74%) Configuration Management
5 15 (13.89%) Quality Management
5 15 (13.89%) Stakeholder Management
6 14 (12.96%) Migration
7 13 (12.04%) Risk Management
7 13 (12.04%) Risk Assessment
7 13 (12.04%) Programme Management
8 11 (10.19%) Service Delivery
8 11 (10.19%) Network Design
9 10 (9.26%) Service Management
10 7 (6.48%) Change Management
11 6 (5.56%) Incident Management
12 5 (4.63%) Performance Tuning
13 4 (3.70%) Performance Monitoring
13 4 (3.70%) Problem Management
13 4 (3.70%) Scrum
Programming Languages
1 10 (9.26%) SQL
2 7 (6.48%) T-SQL
3 5 (4.63%) PowerShell
4 4 (3.70%) Java
4 4 (3.70%) JavaScript
5 3 (2.78%) C
6 2 (1.85%) VB
6 2 (1.85%) VB6
Qualifications
1 108 (100.00%) Security Cleared
2 40 (37.04%) Cisco Certification
3 39 (36.11%) CCNP
4 15 (13.89%) PRINCE2 Certification
5 13 (12.04%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
6 11 (10.19%) CCNA
6 11 (10.19%) CCDA
7 10 (9.26%) CISSP
8 9 (8.33%) CCSA
8 9 (8.33%) JNCIA
8 9 (8.33%) JNCIE
9 5 (4.63%) ITIL Certification
10 4 (3.70%) MCP
10 4 (3.70%) CCSE
10 4 (3.70%) JNCIS
10 4 (3.70%) DV Cleared
11 3 (2.78%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
12 2 (1.85%) CCIE
12 2 (1.85%) CCSP
13 1 (0.93%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (10.19%) SLA
2 2 (1.85%) TickIT
2 2 (1.85%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 2 (1.85%) QA
2 2 (1.85%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 8 (7.41%) Active Directory
2 3 (2.78%) Microsoft App-V
3 2 (1.85%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (1.85%) Hyper-V
4 1 (0.93%) XenApp
4 1 (0.93%) ProxySG
4 1 (0.93%) Microsoft Virtual Server
4 1 (0.93%) Terminal Services
4 1 (0.93%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 6 (5.56%) BMC PATROL
2 4 (3.70%) SCCM
3 2 (1.85%) HP Data Protector
3 2 (1.85%) NetBackup
3 2 (1.85%) EMC NetWorker
4 1 (0.93%) BMC Performance Manager
4 1 (0.93%) BladeLogic
4 1 (0.93%) SCOM
Vendors
1 46 (42.59%) Cisco
2 33 (30.56%) F5
3 32 (29.63%) Juniper
4 19 (17.59%) CheckPoint
5 18 (16.67%) Microsoft
6 14 (12.96%) Remedy
7 13 (12.04%) McAfee
7 13 (12.04%) Fujitsu
8 10 (9.26%) HP
9 8 (7.41%) BMC
10 7 (6.48%) Blue Coat
11 6 (5.56%) ProCurve
12 3 (2.78%) Red Hat
12 3 (2.78%) IBM
13 2 (1.85%) Sun
13 2 (1.85%) Dell
13 2 (1.85%) EMC
13 2 (1.85%) Citrix
13 2 (1.85%) Hitachi
13 2 (1.85%) NetApp
South Wales
CPS Group
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
South Wales
Computer People
Salary: £35000.00 - £55000.00 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Newport, Gwent
Connectus
Salary: £23000 per annum + Bonus + pension + flexi pot
Posted: 2 days ago
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
NES Global Talent
Salary: £65000 to £75000 per annum - Car, pension etc
Posted: 3 days ago
South Wales
CGI
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Bridgend, Mid Glamorgan
CGI
Salary: £18000 - £22000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 25 days ago
Cardiff
The People Network
Salary: £37000 - £55000 per annum + Flexible Benefits
Posted: 27 days ago