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

Location
3 months to
31 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Security Check (SC) Clearance
Rank 70 46 38
Rank change year-on-year
-24 -8
Permanent jobs citing SC Cleared 30 48 50
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Wales 2.43% 4.20% 4.52%
As % of the Qualifications category 8.24% 13.26% 17.42%
Number of salaries quoted 29 30 46
Average salary £35,000 £43,750 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-20.00% +25.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £18,300 £27,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £49,400 £48,100 £48,750
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £48,750 £45,000
% change year-on-year
-7.69% +8.33%
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
364 362 287
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Wales 29.43% 31.70% 25.95%
Number of salaries quoted 328 309 253
Average salary £36,000 £37,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-4.00% -6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,550 £22,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.65% +2.50%

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 31 July 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 31 July 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 19 £27,500 -10.56% 6
Cardiff -9 6 £36,250 -14.70% 2
Newport -15 2 £35,000 -10.82%
SC Cleared
Wales

SC Cleared
Top 30 Related IT Skills in South Wales

For the 6 months to 31 July 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 20 (26.67%) Microsoft
3 19 (25.33%) ITIL
3 19 (25.33%) Firewall
4 18 (24.00%) Cisco
5 15 (20.00%) SLA
5 15 (20.00%) Analytical Skills
6 14 (18.67%) CCNA
6 14 (18.67%) SQL
6 14 (18.67%) Cisco Certification
7 11 (14.67%) Windows
7 11 (14.67%) CCNP
7 11 (14.67%) F5
8 10 (13.33%) Cisco ASA
8 10 (13.33%) Network Security
8 10 (13.33%) C#
8 10 (13.33%) Nokia
8 10 (13.33%) CheckPoint
8 10 (13.33%) Remedy
9 9 (12.00%) Wireless
9 9 (12.00%) Test Scripting
9 9 (12.00%) Degree
9 9 (12.00%) V-Model
10 8 (10.67%) Telecoms
10 8 (10.67%) BMC
10 8 (10.67%) MS Office
11 7 (9.33%) MS Excel
11 7 (9.33%) XML
11 7 (9.33%) Juniper
11 7 (9.33%) Lync

SC Cleared
Top Related IT Skills in South Wales by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 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 7 (9.33%) Lync
2 2 (2.67%) SharePoint
3 1 (1.33%) MS Exchange
3 1 (1.33%) Lotus Domino
Applications
1 8 (10.67%) MS Office
2 7 (9.33%) MS Excel
3 2 (2.67%) MS PowerPoint
4 1 (1.33%) PTC Creo
4 1 (1.33%) Windchill
4 1 (1.33%) Pro/ENGINEER
Business Applications
1 6 (8.00%) Dynamics CRM
1 6 (8.00%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 3 (4.00%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 19 (25.33%) Firewall
2 10 (13.33%) Network Security
2 10 (13.33%) Cisco ASA
3 9 (12.00%) Wireless
4 6 (8.00%) SAN
5 5 (6.67%) Internet
6 4 (5.33%) OSPF
6 4 (5.33%) BGP
6 4 (5.33%) EIGRP
6 4 (5.33%) PPP
6 4 (5.33%) RIP
6 4 (5.33%) ADSL
6 4 (5.33%) Broadband
6 4 (5.33%) ISDN
6 4 (5.33%) PBX
6 4 (5.33%) VoIP
6 4 (5.33%) WLAN
6 4 (5.33%) WAN
6 4 (5.33%) Ethernet
6 4 (5.33%) FDDI
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (6.67%) SQL Server
2 4 (5.33%) SQL Server Analysis Services
2 4 (5.33%) SQL Server 2008
2 4 (5.33%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 4 (5.33%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 1 (1.33%) Oracle Database 11g
3 1 (1.33%) Oracle Database
3 1 (1.33%) Relational Database
3 1 (1.33%) Crystal Reports
3 1 (1.33%) Oracle9i Database
3 1 (1.33%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 3 (4.00%) Visual Studio
2 2 (2.67%) Rational DOORS
3 1 (1.33%) Rational Rhapsody
3 1 (1.33%) MSBuild
3 1 (1.33%) Oracle Forms
3 1 (1.33%) Eclipse
3 1 (1.33%) HP UFT
3 1 (1.33%) LoadRunner
3 1 (1.33%) StarTeam
3 1 (1.33%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 8 (10.67%) Telecoms
2 5 (6.67%) Finance
3 3 (4.00%) Military
4 2 (2.67%) Games
5 1 (1.33%) Retail
5 1 (1.33%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 19 (25.33%) Network Engineer
2 14 (18.67%) Analyst
3 10 (13.33%) Test Analyst
4 9 (12.00%) Security Engineer
5 8 (10.67%) Developer
6 6 (8.00%) Network Security Engineer
7 5 (6.67%) Consultant
7 5 (6.67%) Systems Engineer
7 5 (6.67%) Architect
7 5 (6.67%) Junior
7 5 (6.67%) Junior Test Analyst
7 5 (6.67%) Junior Analyst
8 4 (5.33%) Dynamics CRM Developer
8 4 (5.33%) CRM Developer
8 4 (5.33%) Microsoft Developer
8 4 (5.33%) DBA
8 4 (5.33%) Senior Developer
8 4 (5.33%) Senior Systems Engineer
9 3 (4.00%) SQL Server DBA
9 3 (4.00%) Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (9.33%) XML
2 4 (5.33%) CGI
3 3 (4.00%) WCF
3 3 (4.00%) WPF
3 3 (4.00%) REST
4 2 (2.67%) DirectX
4 2 (2.67%) HTML
5 1 (1.33%) .NET
5 1 (1.33%) COM
5 1 (1.33%) Web Services
5 1 (1.33%) WinForms
5 1 (1.33%) Spring
5 1 (1.33%) .NET Framework
5 1 (1.33%) JSON
5 1 (1.33%) Spring Integration
5 1 (1.33%) AngularJS
5 1 (1.33%) LINQ
5 1 (1.33%) HTML5
5 1 (1.33%) Entity Framework
Miscellaneous
1 15 (20.00%) Analytical Skills
2 5 (6.67%) GIS
3 4 (5.33%) Replication
3 4 (5.33%) Clustering
3 4 (5.33%) Statistics
4 2 (2.67%) Management Information System
4 2 (2.67%) 3D Graphics
4 2 (2.67%) Algorithms
4 2 (2.67%) Data Centre
5 1 (1.33%) NHS
5 1 (1.33%) Data Protection Act
5 1 (1.33%) Mathematics
5 1 (1.33%) Physics
5 1 (1.33%) Computer Science
5 1 (1.33%) CMDB
5 1 (1.33%) Mobile App
5 1 (1.33%) Internet of Things
5 1 (1.33%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 11 (14.67%) Windows
2 6 (8.00%) Windows Server 2008
3 5 (6.67%) Windows Server 2012
4 4 (5.33%) Windows Server 2003
5 3 (4.00%) Windows 2000
6 1 (1.33%) UNIX
6 1 (1.33%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (25.33%) ITIL
2 9 (12.00%) Test Scripting
2 9 (12.00%) V-Model
3 6 (8.00%) CRM
3 6 (8.00%) Change Management
3 6 (8.00%) Project Management
4 5 (6.67%) Service Management
4 5 (6.67%) Quality Management
4 5 (6.67%) Disaster Recovery
4 5 (6.67%) Information Security
4 5 (6.67%) Agile Software Development
4 5 (6.67%) Penetration Testing
5 4 (5.33%) Incident Management
5 4 (5.33%) Business Development
5 4 (5.33%) Database Tuning
5 4 (5.33%) Network Management
5 4 (5.33%) Performance Tuning
5 4 (5.33%) Performance Monitoring
5 4 (5.33%) Mentoring
6 3 (4.00%) Change Control
Programming Languages
1 14 (18.67%) SQL
2 10 (13.33%) C#
3 6 (8.00%) PowerShell
4 5 (6.67%) T-SQL
5 3 (4.00%) C++
5 3 (4.00%) JavaScript
6 2 (2.67%) Java
6 2 (2.67%) VB
7 1 (1.33%) Python
7 1 (1.33%) VB6
7 1 (1.33%) Perl
7 1 (1.33%) PL/SQL
7 1 (1.33%) C
Qualifications
1 75 (100.00%) Security Cleared
2 14 (18.67%) CCNA
2 14 (18.67%) Cisco Certification
3 11 (14.67%) CCNP
4 9 (12.00%) Degree
5 6 (8.00%) ISTQB
5 6 (8.00%) MCP
5 6 (8.00%) Microsoft Certification
6 3 (4.00%) DV Cleared
7 1 (1.33%) PRINCE2 Certification
7 1 (1.33%) CISA
7 1 (1.33%) CISM
7 1 (1.33%) CISSP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 15 (20.00%) SLA
2 5 (6.67%) PCI DSS
3 1 (1.33%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 5 (6.67%) VMware Infrastructure
2 4 (5.33%) Terminal Services
3 3 (4.00%) XenApp
3 3 (4.00%) XenDesktop
4 1 (1.33%) Active Directory
4 1 (1.33%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 5 (6.67%) OpenView
1 5 (6.67%) HP Quality Center
2 4 (5.33%) CiscoWorks
2 4 (5.33%) SCCM
2 4 (5.33%) WhatsUp Gold
3 1 (1.33%) SolarWinds Orion
3 1 (1.33%) SCOM
3 1 (1.33%) BMC PATROL
3 1 (1.33%) Nagios
3 1 (1.33%) OPNET
3 1 (1.33%) BladeLogic
3 1 (1.33%) BMC Performance Manager
3 1 (1.33%) CA Spectrum
Vendors
1 20 (26.67%) Microsoft
2 18 (24.00%) Cisco
3 11 (14.67%) F5
4 10 (13.33%) Nokia
4 10 (13.33%) CheckPoint
4 10 (13.33%) Remedy
5 8 (10.67%) BMC
6 7 (9.33%) Juniper
7 6 (8.00%) HP
7 6 (8.00%) Blue Coat
8 5 (6.67%) VMware
9 4 (5.33%) SonicWALL
9 4 (5.33%) Nortel
9 4 (5.33%) Citrix
9 4 (5.33%) Avaya
9 4 (5.33%) 3Com
9 4 (5.33%) Siemens
10 3 (4.00%) Dell
10 3 (4.00%) Computacenter
11 2 (2.67%) Oracle
Bridgend, Mid Glamorgan
CGI
Salary: £18000 - £20000 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: 8 days ago
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CGI
Salary: £40000 - £48000 per annum
Posted: 9 days ago
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
National Assembly for Wales
Salary: Executive Band 1(Grade 6)
Posted: 15 days ago
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Salary: £38000 - £40000 per annum + Benefits
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Salary: £30000 - £32000 per annum + Benefits
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CGI
Salary: £15000 - £18000 per annum + Benefits
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